Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyJessie Louise McClure

Parents

FatherRobert McClure (ca. 1841 - )
MotherJanet _____ (ca. 1843 - )

Personal Information

Record Created: 7 December 2009; Last Edited: 22 March 2015 
NameJessie Louise McClure
GenderFemale
Born August 1866 in Scotland, Windham County, Connecticut1, 2, 3
Married 19 July 1887 in Griswold, New London County, Connecticut to Elmer James Tefft, Sr.2, 4
Died 28 November 1950 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut5

Family

Spouse 1FamilyElmer James Tefft, Sr. (son of John H. Tefft and Ellen O. Boyens)
Born 12 April 1867 in Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut
Married 19 July 1887 in Griswold, New London County, Connecticut to Jessie Louise McClure
Died 27 April 1935 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
  
Children of Jessie Louise McClure and Elmer James Tefft, Sr.:
  
+1.FamilyElmer James Tefft, Jr.
Born 2 July 1888 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
Married 13 March 1922 in Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut to Mary Adeline Strickland
Died 29 April 1960 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
  
+2.FamilyLuther Clinton Tefft
Born 28 August 1891 in Griswold, New London County, Connecticut
Married 25 November 1912 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut to Mabel LaFlamme
Died 28 July 1949 in Montville, New London County, Connecticut
  
+3.FamilyRobert A. Tefft
Born 30 August 1894 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
Married 6 June 1923 in Baltic, Connecticut to Ethel C. Firth
Died 22 January 1982 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
  

Sources

  1. U.S. Federal Census, 1880, Connecticut, New London County, Norwich, Enumeration District 97, Page 3
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1900, Connecticut, New London County, Montville, Enumeration District 456, Sheet No. 22B, family of Elma J. Teft [sic, Elmer J. Tefft] (34, Connecticut, April 1866, farm laborer); wife of 13 years Jessie L Teft (33, Scotland, Aug 1866, 3 children, 3 living); son Elma J. Teft (11, Connecticut, July 1888); son Luther Teft (9, Connecticut, Aug 1890); son Robert A. Teft (6, Connecticut, Aug 1893).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, Connecticut, New London County, Montville, Uncasville, Enumeration District 6-34, Sheet No. 2B, family of Elmer J. Tefft (52, Connecticut, mechanic, construction building); wife Mary S. Tefft (44, Connecticut); son James Elmer Tefft (16, Connecticut); daughter Jean V. Tefft (15, Connecticut); daughter Lulu J. Tefft (13, Connecticut); son Henry S. Tefft (8, Connecticut); son Allen Tefft (7, Connecticut); living next door is the family of Jessie Tefft (72, Scotland, widow); grandson Luther E. Tefft, Jr. (19, Connecticut, stock flying, paper box mfg., lived in Hartford, Connecticut on 1 April 1935); grand-daughter Shirley May Tefft (18, Connecticut, lived in Hartford, Connecticut on 1 April 1935).
  4. Obituary, The Day, New London, Connecticut, Elmer J. Tefft, 29 April 1935.
  5. Index to marriage, death, and land records, Montville, Connecticut, Town Hall Website, file number 1950-00000202, death of Jessie Louise Tefft