Ancestors of Peggy Chesteen of
Covington County, Alabama

Submiited by: Peggy Chesteen,

MAR 2007


The Wesley Family

These are Hank William Jr.'s great grandparents. Hank's great grandfather, Hiram Wesley, and my great grandfather, John T. Wesley, are brothers.


Benjamin Mose Wesley

Born as a twin of Robert Henry Jan 22,1822.
in Ga.  Moved with his sister Nancy Charlotte Wesley Lee , his twin brother Robert and an older brother
to Pike co in 1847. Married Mary Lee and had 9 children ,buried at Union Springs Primitive Baptist Church
Cemetery January 27,1891. He was a Primitive Baptist Minister and helped bury the first one interred at
Ramah ,a child of Galusha Wilkerson.
Robert Henry Wesley
Born Jan 22,1822 in Ga. a twin to Benjamin Mose Wesley .
 Robert married Leo Nardie Williams Feb 25,1847 in Pike co, Robert Henry died Nov 1,1861 and was
buried in Ramah Cemetery .
 Robert Henry was Hank Williams Jr. great great grandfather also my great great grandfather.


The Norsworthy Family


Zady Norsworthys  & her husband Jack.
 Their children -Mennie, Presley, Emma, Wesley, Myrtice, Garfield,and Ben ..
 Her Father Lanier Carter  -[my great grandfather ] 

Left to Right Front -Emma Norsworthy, ? McQween  ,Effie Mae Wesley, Agnes Carter, Ben Norsworthy,
Trudie Mae Carter, Roy Wesley, Mennie Norsworthy, J W Goodson, Syble Goodson  ,?,..

The Carpenter Family

Top Left: Willie Ozzie Carpenter
Middle: I believe to be Jesse Monroe Carpenter, Sr.
who was the Father of Willie Ozzie Carpenter.
Benjamin David Carpenter & wife Elizabeth Ware Carpenter.
This was taken before 1930.
Joanna  Griffin  Carpenter
Joanna married Cary Carpenter abt. 1870

The Weaver Family

Grandma Weaver


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