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Cynthia E. Pack

Cynthia E. Pack

Female 1844 - 1921  (76 years)

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  • Name Cynthia E. Pack  [1, 2, 3
    Born 17 Oct 1844  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850 1850  Western District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860 1860  Western District, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870 1870  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptism Oct 1878  Primitive Baptist Church Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880 1880  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 26 June 1895  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 5 March 1897  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 4 Oct 1898  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910 1910  Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 22 March 1912  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 12 April 1912  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Pension 19 Apr 1920  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Newspaper 11 Feb 1921  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 29 Mar 1921  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Newspaper 16 March 1928  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 11 May 1928  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 29 June 1928  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 30 Nov 1928  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 15 Feb 1929  Cliffield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper 25 Oct 1929  Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 76 years 
    Buried Ringstaff Cemetary, Pounding Mill, Tazewell, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 9 siblings 
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    Person ID P2089  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father John "Jack" Pack
              b. 1811, Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1898, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Matilda "Tilda" Ann Delong
              b. 1813, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. After 1870, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1835  Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F901  Group Sheet

    Husband Frederick Quesenberry
              b. 3 March 1836, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Jan 1917, Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1868  Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 9 children 
    Family ID F983  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Oct 1844 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Mar 1868 - Floyd County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1870 - 1870 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - Oct 1878 - Primitive Baptist Church Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1880 - 1880 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Melville Anderson (Ellen Pack) and Mrs. Fred Quesenberry (Cynthia Pack) attended the quarterly meeting at Lockhart's Chapel Sunday. - 26 June 1895 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mr. Pack an aged citizen has been ill at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Fred Quesenberry, the past week. - 5 March 1897 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry (nee Pack) who has had exema all summer is improving. - 4 Oct 1898 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1910 - 1910 - Maiden Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Fred Quesenberry (nee Cynthia Pack) is very ill at her home near here, with neuralgia (?) of the stomach. She has been unable to turn herself or raise her head off the pillow. - 22 March 1912 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Quesenberry, (Cynthia Pack) who suffered a relapse last week, is better at this writing. - 12 April 1912 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPension - 19 Apr 1920 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Dr. D.R. JOHNSON, 64 years of age, a prominent physician of this town, died suddenly on last Sunday night, at the home of a patient, Mrs. QUESENBERRY, who lives on the farm of Mr. A.J. STEELE, south of town. He was called to the QUESENBERRY (More...) - 11 Feb 1921 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Mar 1921 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry is able to sit up and is feeling better. - 16 March 1928 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. George Steele of near Bandy, visited her mother Cynthia Queseberry and sister, Mrs. James Brewster, Monday. Mrs. Quesenberry still remains ill. - 11 May 1928 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry, who has been confined to her home at Mr. and Mrs. James Brewster's is some better. - 29 June 1928 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry has been very ill this week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Bruster - 30 Nov 1928 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. George F. Steele, Bandy, visited her sick mother, Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bruster, the past week. - 15 Feb 1929 - Cliffield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry observed her 85th birthday on Thursday, October 17th, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Bruster. She is bedfast but sits up in bed some. - 25 Oct 1929 - Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ringstaff Cemetary, Pounding Mill, Tazewell, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1279700944] U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com. U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.).
      Birth date: abt 1845 Birth place: Floyd County, Virginia Death date: 2 Jan 1918 Death place: Pounding Mill VA Marriage date: 18 Mar 1868 Marriage place: Hatton Floyd Co VA Residence date: 19 Apr 1920 Residence place: Tazewell, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=texasconfederatepensions&h=545426&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    2. [S-1278150683] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Source number: ; Source type: ; Number of Pages: ; Submitter Code: .
      Marriage date: 1868 Marriage place: VA
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=worldmarr_ga&h=917565&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S-942496882] Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.Original data - Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.Original data: Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.).

    4. [S-1444881173] Salem Primitive Baptist Church Records.
      Baptized by Elder Wiliam P. Linkous

    5. [S-1442332527] Pension Records, Widows Pension (Civil War), 1920.
      Cynthia Pack Quesenberry Widows Pension NOTICE: NO FEE TO BE CHARGED FOR SERVICES RENDERED APPLICANT; PENALTY; EXEMPT FROM LEVY, GARNISHMENT OR ATTACHMENT.That no fee or other compensation shall be charged or received by any clerk, attorney, officer, or other person for any service rendered to any applicant under the provisions of this act; and any person who shall purchase from a soldier, sailor, or marine, or from any widow of any deceased, soldier, sailor or marine, any claim allowed under the provisions of this act for a price or sum of money less than the full amount thereof shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon indictment and conviction thereof shall be fined not less than twenty-five, nor more then one hundred dollars, or imprisoned, or both, at the discretion of the court. The provisions hereby made for disabled soldiers, sailors, or marines and widows of deceased soldiers, sailors, or marines, shall be exempt from levy, garnishment, or attachment for any debt or pecuniary demand. (Section 18, Pension Law).May 1 (??). 192??? Filed in the Clerk's office of the Circuit Court of Tazewell County, Virginia this 19th day of April 192???Pension application for Widow of a Confederate Soldier (Act 1918) Roll Number: 283 County/City: Tazewell Name: Cynthia Quesenberry Post Office: Bandy (??) Paid Warrant No: 16157 $30.00FORM NO. 5 APPLICATION of a Widow or a Soldier, Sailor, or Maine of the Late Confederacy Under Act Approved February, 18, 1918I, Cynthia Quesenberry, do hereby apply for a pension under the provisions of the act of the General Assembly of Virginia, approved February, 28, 1918, entitled "An Act in ??? an act approved March 21st, 1914, relating to Confederate pensions."I do by solemnly swear that I am a citizen of the State of Virginia, and that I have been an actual resident of the said state for two years ??? preceding the date of this application and that I am the widow of Frederick Quesenberry, who was a soldier, in the service of the Confederate States in the war between the states, and that, to the best of my knowledge during the said war my husband was loyal and true to his duty, and never at any time deserted his command or ??? abandoned his ?? of duty in the said service, and that I was never divorced from my said husband, and that I never voluntarily abandoned his during his life, but remained his true, faithful and lawful wife up to the date of his death, and that I am a widow at the date of making this application, and that I am now entitled to receive a pension under the provisions of said act. And I do further swear that I do not hold any position or office, either national, State, City or County, which pays me in salary or ?? Three hundred dollars per ??? nor have I ??? from any other employment or source whatsoever which amounts to three hundred dollars per ???, nor do I receive from any source whatsoever, money or other means of support amounting in value to three hundred dollars per ???? nor do I own in my own right, nor does any ??? hold in trust for my benefit or ???? estate or property, either real, personal or ???? Nor do I receive any pension from any other state, or from the United States, or from any other source, and that I am without ??? means of support, from any source, and I do further swear that answers given to the following questions are true.All questions must be answered fully. Widows married after May 1, 1870 are not entitled to pensions.What is your name? Cynthia Quesenberry What is your age? 75 Where were you born? Floyd County, Va. How long have you resided in Virginia? All my life How long have you resided in the City/County of your present residence? 70 Years Where do you reside? Bandy, County of Tazewell, Va. With whom do you reside? My son, James Quesenberry What was your husbands full name? Frederick Quesenberry When, where and by whom were you married? March 18, 1868, Helton, Floyd County, Va. by the rev. Hardin Helton When and were did your husband die? Pounding Mill, Va; January 2, 1918 What was the cause of death? Died suddenly, had no physician at time of death Give name and address of physician who attended your husband at the time of his death: None Have you married since the death of your husband? No In what branch of the army did your husband serve? Does not remember Who were his immediate superior officers? Col. ?? Trigg; Captain ?? Harman (?) Give the names and addresses of two comrades who served in the same command with your husband during the war: All dead as far as I can find out. Give the name and addresses of two person who are familiar with the circumstances of your husbands service and death; George W. Barnett, Pounding Mill; W.B. Steele, Pounding Mill What assistance do you receive and what income have you from all sources. No money whatever, my children furnish me with clothes and board. How much property do you own? None Was your husband on the pension roll of Virginia? If Yes, in what county or city was his pension allowed? Yes, Tazewell Co., Virginia. Have you ever applied for a pension in Virginia before? If yes, why are you not drawing one at this time? NoA signature made by X mark is not valid unless attested by a witness. Witness: ?? Brittian Signature of Applicant: Cynthia QuesenberryI, S. Surface, a clerk in and for the county of Tazewell in the State of Virginia, do certify that the applicant whose name is signed to the foregoing application, personally appeared before me in my county aforesaid, having the aforesaid application read to her and fully explained, as well as the statements and answers herein made, the said applicant made oath before me that the said statements and answers were true. Given under my hand this 19th day of April, 1920.

    6. [S-1444881199] Newspaper Notice, Clinch Valley News, In the Clinch Valley Newspaper Tazewell Virginia, 11 Feb 1921.
      Dr. D.R. JOHNSON, 64 years of age, a prominent physician of this town, died suddenly on last Sunday night, at the home of a patient, Mrs. QUESENBERRY, who lives on the farm of Mr. A.J. STEELE, south of town. He was called to the QUESENBERRY home Sunday night, and expecting to remain all night, laid down to rest and got a little rest. The family had heard a struggle.

    7. [S-1444881255] Death Certificate, http://burress.us/burress/death/pack/cynthia.html.
      Name of Deceased: Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry Race: White Sex: Female Date of Death: March 29, 1931 Place of Death: Pounding Mill, Tazewell County, Virginia Cause of Death: Sudden Death Father: John Pack Birth Place of Father: Patrick County, Virginia Mother: Tilda Reed Birth Place of Mother: Patrick County, Virginia Birth Date: October 17, 1844 Birth Place: Tazewell County, Virginia Occupation: None Marital Status: Widowed Name of Informant: T.M. Quesenberry Burial: Pounding Mill, Virginia Date of Burial: March 3, 1931 Undertaker: W.P. Farmer

    8. [S-1444881251] Obituary, In the Clinch Valley Newspaper Tazewell Virginia, 3 Apr 1931.
      Mrs. Cynthia Quesenberry, who was Miss Peck (sic) before marriage, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Bruster in Pounding Mill, on March 29th., and was buried on Monday at Ringstaff cemetery. Funeral at the home, conducted by her pastor, Rev. Isaac Wright, of Bluefield, W. Va. She was born October 16th, 1844, aged 86 years. She leaves four sons and three daughters and a number of grand children and several great grand children. She was a member of the Christian church. She was confined to her bed for nearly five years. A large crowd attended the funeral and burial. She was greatly loved by all.