Hello to the list, My name is Robert West and I live in California.
I'm looking for any information I can get regarding my GGGrandfather James D.
West (or any of the others listed below). James D. was born Abt 1812 in
Franklin County Tenn, married Abt 1836, and died Abt 1849.
His Wife was Lucy Brooks Rogers, born Abt 1816 in Jackson County, Alabama.
They had five children all born in Jackson County Alabama, Jesse Basil West
(my GGrandfather) b 8 Jun 1837, Robert D. West b 1839, John S. West b 1841,
Martha Jane West b 1844, and George F. West b 25 Feb 1847.
Jesse, Robert and John all served in the 17th Tenn Infantry and John died in
a POW Camp in Ill. 11 Jun 1865.
Jesse married Mary Malvina Orgon Tally after returning from the War and they
emigrated to Jackson County Missouri.
Robert married Martha Hall and lived in Willow Creek Montana.
Martha married Thomas Stevens and moved to Texas.
George married, first Sallie McCoy, then Mary Sells. He died in Dechard