Henry B Vest

M, #115, b. 3 April 1816, d. 16 May 1879


FatherCaleb Vest b. c 1772, d. 1863
MotherPhoebe Spears b. bt 1785 - 1794, d. a 1856
Henry B Vest|b. 3 Apr 1816\nd. 16 May 1879|p115.htm|Caleb Vest|b. c 1772\nd. 1863|p210.htm|Phoebe Spears|b. bt 1785 - 1794\nd. a 1856|p211.htm|Thomas Vest|d. 1801|p212.htm|Elizabeth Cannefax||p213.htm|||||||

ChartsAncestors of Paul Abner Emanuel
RelationshipGreat-grandfather of Paul Abner Emanuel.
Last Edited22 Jan 2006

Birth*3 April 1816 Henry County, Kentucky1 
Marriage*24 November 1842 Principal=Elizabeth Ann Roberts 
Death*16 May 1879 Davis County, Iowa1 
Burial* Shunem Cemetery, Perry Township, Davis County, Iowa1 
Note* The information I have on Henry B. Vest, is that he was th e son of Caleb Vest and first wife Phoebe Spears. Caleb wa s married 3 times to Phoebe, and a Letitia and a Mary. Henr y B. Vest m. Elizabeth Ann Morris who were married in Vig o Co. IN on 24 Nov. 1842. Had 4 known children, including S arah J. Vest who married Richard Johnson Harbour, have noth ing on their children. The 3 oldest children of Henry & Eli izabeth Vest were born in Clay Co. IN., and the youngest i n Iowa. Daniel Jerome, William Lee and Sarah J. Vest born i n Clay Co. IN and Pardon Morris born in Iowa thought it wa s Davis Co.Iowa. He married Martha Jane Lester 4 Apr 1875 , Davis Co. IA. I have nothing on any children of these fou r children. Hope this is of some help. Shirley M Carter, Principal=Elizabeth Ann Roberts 
Census1880x*16 June 1880 Soap Creek Township, Davis County, Iowa2 


Elizabeth Ann Roberts b. 15 January 1823


  1. [S112] Davis County Iowa Cemetery Inscriptions, Vest Henry 3/4/1816 5/16/1879 Harbour.
  2. [S102] 1880 Census for Soap Creek Township, Davis County Iowa, ED 111, SD 1, Page 19, lines 32-37:

    Vest, Elizabeth, f 43 keeping house Ind Ky Ky
    ------ Daniel S, m, 35, son, Ind, Ky, Ind
    ------ William L, m, 33, son, farming, Ind, Ky, Ind.