A-4-58 Mary Jane Lewter, daughter of James Madison Lewter and Caroline York,  was born on 22 Sep 1861 in Giles County, Tennessee. She died on 24 Aug 1949 in Ardmore, Tennessee. She was buried on 25 Aug 1949 in Lewter Cemetery, Giles County, Tennessee. She married Presley Crose Van Hoozer son of Jacob Van Hoozer and Missinah A. Jane Johnson. He was born on 30

May 1859 in Lincoln County, Tennessee. He died on 01 Sep 1901. He was buried in Lewter Cemetery, Giles County, Tennessee.

 

Presley Crose Van Hoozer and Mary Jane Lewter were married on 22 Nov 1877 in Giles Co., Tennessee. They had the following children:

 

A-5-121 Caroline Van Hoozer was born in 1879 in Limestone County, Al.. She was also known as Callie.

 

A-5-122 Rosie M. Van Hoozer was born in 1881 in Giles County, Tn.. She died in 1955. She was buried in Lewter Cem., Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-123 Fannie Pearl Van Hoozer was born in Dec 1883 in Giles County, Tn.. She married Lloyd Lonzo Ivey on 12 May 1904 in Limestone County, Al.. She died in 1954. She was buried in Lewter Cem., Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-124 Ida Van Hoozer was born in Sep 1886 in Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-125 Ada Van Hoozer was born in Apr 1888 in Giles County, Tn.. She married Wesley Hargraves on 07 Jul 1903.

 

A-5-126 John Clinton Van Hoozer was born on 27 Sep 1891 in Giles County, Tn.. He married Clara Lee Stevenson on 06 Oct 1913. He died in May 1978.

 

A-5-127 Jamye Irene Van Hoozer was born on 05 Jun 1898 in Giles County, Tn.. She died on 14 Oct 1926 in Elkmont, Limestone, Alabama. She was buried in Antioch Cemetery.

 

 

Notes for Presley Crose Van Hoozer:

 

1880 census, Limestone co, AL, p. 343B

P. C. VANHOOZER Self M Male W 21 TN Farming TN TN

Mary J. VANHOOZER Wife M Female W 22 TN Keeping House TN TN

Caroline B. VANHOOZER Dau S Female W 10M AL TN TN

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1900 census, Giles co, TN, ED14, sheet 6A, 8 June.

Presley VanHoozer, ?

Mary, wife, Sept 1862, 37, 7 children, 7 living

Pearl, dau, Dec 1883,

Ida, dau, Sept 1886,

Ada, dau, April 1888, 12

John, son, Sept 1892, 7

Irene, dau, July 1898, 1

 

 

Notes for Mary Jane Lewter:

 

Rites Held For Mrs Mary Van Hooier, 87 Funeral services will be conducted today (Thursday) for Mrs. Mary Jane Van Hoozer, 87. of Ardmore, Tenn., who

died on August 24 at 9:15 a. m. Rev. Garland Smith will officiate at Union Hill Baptist church at 1:30 p. m. with interment following in Lewter cemetery. McConnell Service directing. Mrs. Van Hoozer was born in Giles County. Tenn.. and was the daughter of the late Caroline Fork and James M. Lewter,

 

She is survived by four daughters. Mrs. Bettie McKee and Mrs, Rosie Phillips, Huntsville. and Mrs. Pearly Ivy of Elkmont Springs, Mrs. Ida Toone, Ardmore; one son, Clint, of Ardmore; one sister, Mrs. Ida Puckett Elkton. Her grandsons served as pallbearers.

 

The Alabama Courier, Athens, Al.

Thursday, August 25, 1925

(Something seriously wrong here - needs a lot of research.)