Obituary: Dillon Tribune, Dillon, Montana, March 6, 1957 edition:
"JESSE FINSLEY PASSES AWAY AT HAMILTON Mrs. Fred Dart received word Tuesday that her uncle, Jesse W. Finsley, 82, a pioneer rancher of the Big Hole Basin, passed away March 4 at his home in Hamilton, Mont. He was born in January, 1875.
Survivors include his widow, Amelia, of Hamilton; son and daughter-in-law, Jesse W. Finsley, Jr., of San Antonio, Texas; daughters and sons-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Gibson, Victor, Mont., and Mr. and Mrs. P. Alexander, Madera, Calif.; stepdaughter, Mrs. Loren Williamson of Victor; sisters, Mrs. Clara B. Wise, Dillon, and Mrs. Bertha M. Macken, Rochester, Minn., grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at Hamilton Saturday at 2 p.m."