Descendants of Lafayette 'Fate' Neese
Generation No. 1
1.LAFAYETTE 'FATE'6 NEESE(HENRY IRVIN5, HENRY IRVIN SR.4, JACOB3, THOURS2, CONRAD1) was born August 29, 1866 in Covington Co., Alabama, and died August 18, 1935 in Montgomery, Alabama.He married (1) CLARCY GILMORE.He married (2) RACHEL MANERVA SORRELLS March 25, 1885 in Crenshaw County, Alabama.She was born April 2, 1868 in Alabama, and died March 6, 1927 in Alabama.
Notes for LAFAYETTE 'FATE' NEESE:
Fate Neese, 72, a resident of this city for two years died at his home, 927 Bell Street at 11:30 pm Friday after a long illness. Surviving are three daughters: Mrs. J.C. Lee, Mrs. Minnie Betterton, and Miss Lila Neese all of this city, three sons C.F. Neese- Andalusia, Ivy Neese-Brewton, and Clemmie Neese, city; one brother Joe Neese, Opp. The body will be sent today to Opp @ 11:30 am for funeral and burial upon arrival. Diffy's funeral Home in charge
Fate had two handicapped daughters who were in wheel chairs.
Story goes that Fate Neese got in fight and fellow cut him up pretty bad. His intestines were carried by fate in a hat til he got home and the doctor could be called.
Child of LAFAYETTE NEESE and CLARCY GILMORE is:
i. JOHN W.7 GILMORE.
Children of LAFAYETTE NEESE and RACHEL SORRELLS are:
ii. WILLIE L.7 NEESE, b. Abt. 1887, Covington Co., Alabama; d. Covington Co., Alabama; m. CLEONE M. CHESSER, April 16, 1905.
iii. GUS G. NEESE, b. 1889; m. ELLIE //.
iv. CLEMMET NEESE, b. 1890.
v. DOCK E. NEESE, b. 1894, Covington Co., Alabama; m. EULA CLARK, September 10, 1916.
vi. MINNIE NEESE, b. 1901; m. BETTERTON.
2. vii. CHARLIE F. NEESE, b. September 15, 1903, Covington Co., Alabama; d. March 8, 1983, Andalusia, Covington Co., Alabama.
viii. LELIA NEESE, b. 1905.
ix. MATTIE MAE NEESE, b. 1907, Covington Co., Alabama; m. (1) RHODES; m. (2) J.C. 'LUM' LEE, September 11, 1923.
3. x. IVEY NEESE, b. May 8, 1911, Covington Co., Alabama; d. March 1988, Cantonment, Escambia, AL.