What edition of Who's Who in America?What year was it published. Did you get it from the library or a historical society?
Children of Jessie H. Appleton.Our main source is the Peters family bible kept by Jessie's daughter Nancy Eliza (Appleton) Peters and Census data from 1850. Unfortunately, Nancy did not list her grandparents names! Nancy listed her father's name as Jessie H. although I have seen other spell it Jesse and the 1880 census, I believe, says Jessee.
Jessie H. Appleton (b. 9 Oct 1810 d. about 1888) married about 1835 to Martha BLOOM (b. abt 1817 d. unk)
1) Mary Appleton (b. abt 1837) 2) John Appleton (b. 14 Nov 1839)have descendant info 3) Elizabeth Appleton (b. abt 1841) 4) Louisa Appleton (b. 14 Apr 1843)have descendant info 5) Nancy Eliza Appleton (b. 12 Nov 1845) have descendant info 6) Samuel Appleton (b. abt 1848) 7) William Appleton (b. abt 1851) 8) Woods Appleton (b. abt 1853)have descendant info 9) Margery C. Appleton (b. abt 1853)