Jechonias Street

by admin on July 12th, 2003

Jechonias Street known as “Jack” Street in some records was born in 1814 and died 1885. His wife, Elizabeth V. (Jennie) Adams, born 1815, was the daughter of John Adams and “Peggie” Turner of Yellow Creek. The name Jechonias is derived from the bible. Born in North Carolina, Jechonias came to Tennessee with his parents, Moses and Ailsey Street and his three brothers, David B. , Abram, and Moses Brown Street. It is believed that Jechonias and Jenny Adams Street are buried in unmarked graves in the Street-Ruskin Cemetery o­n Yellow Creek.

Children of Jechonias and Elizabeth V. (Jenny) Adams Street

  1. John Calvin , b. 1838, d. 8/9/1861
  2. Mary Margaret Street, b. 6/14/1839, d. 5/5/1937
  3. William Henry, b. 1840, d. 1907
  4. Martha Frances, b. 1841, d. unkn
  5. Ailsey Jane, b. b. 1843, d. 1926
  6. David Anderson , b. b. 7/26/1845, d. 10/1/1906
  7. James B., b. 1848, d. 1/23/1939
  8. Samuel M., b. 1849, d. unkn
  9. Ernie Loda, b. 1852, d. unkn

Reference: The Primal Families of Yellow Creek Valley by William J. Nesbitt, c. 1985

Street Overview

Ailsey A. Street

Abram Street
David Brown Street
Florida Street
Howard William Street
John McClurkan Street
Joanirah Street
Jechonias Street
Moses Brown Street
Mollie Joanna (Lit) Street
Moses Street
Martha Street
Nancy Cass Street
Robert Florence Street
Sarah Anderson Street
Susan Street
Thomas M. Street
William Street
Will of Moses Street

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