Jefferson R. Meek


By Christopher A. Meek

53. Jefferson Richard Meek was born on 1 Apr 1811 in Wayne Co., IN. He died on 22 Apr 1881 in Shelby Co., MO. He was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Shelby Co., MO. He is listed in the 1830 census of Wayne Co., IN. He moved to Berrien Co., MI. He is listed in the 1850 census of Schuyler Co., MO.

He married Sophia R. Webster on 4 May 1837. She was born 3 Jun 1817. She died on 2 Oct 1858. Jefferson Richard Meek and Sophia R. Webster had the following children:

He married (2) Celestina Bradshaw on 17 Nov 1859. She was born 3 Mar 1831 in Caldwell Co, KY. She died Feb 1889 in Epworth MO.