Jesse Johnson Wylie

21 November 1880–15 June 1974 (Age 93)
Pinehill, Rusk, Texas, United States

The Life of Jesse Johnson

When Jesse Johnson Wylie was born on 21 November 1880, in Pinehill, Rusk, Texas, United States, his father, William E Wylie, was 35 and his mother, Mary Eveline Bullock, was 29. He married May Blanch Buckner on 24 December 1900. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 7, Rusk, Texas, United States for about 30 years. He died on 15 June 1974, in Kilgore, Gregg, Texas, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Johnson Wylie
1880–1974
May Blanch Buckner
1880–1968
Marriage: 24 December 1900
Jesse Alvin Wylie
1908–1999
John Buckner Wylie
1910–1984
Pearl Wylie
1912–1915
William Allen Wylie
1914–1917
Cleo Wylie
1916–1917
Blanche Wylie
1918–1990
James W. Wylie
1920–1999
Jane Wylie
1922–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1900
children

(8)

    Male1908–1999Male

    Male1910–1984Male

    Pearl Wylie

    Female1912–1915Female

    William Allen Wylie

    Male1914–1917Male

    Cleo Wylie

    Female1916–1917Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1844–1900Male

    Mary Eveline Bullock

    Female1851–1883Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 1

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 25

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: from a pet form of the personal name William .2 English: variant spelling of Wiley .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jessie J Wylie, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J J Wylie, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie Wiley in household of William E Wiley, "United States Census, 1900"

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