Re: Brinson/Lester connection
I am the great-granddaughter of Sarah Janie Lester Brinson and
David John "D.J." Brinson.Her name was Janie not Jane and she went by the name Janie.Her parents were William Brinson Lester and Ann Lee Lester.John "D.J." was the son of Adam B. Brinson and Susan Faircloth Brinson of Albany, Ga.William Brinson Lester was the son of Mary "Polly" Brinson and Daniel Lester and he was born in Burke Co., GA.Polly was the daughter of John Brinson and his first wife,Susannah "Sue" Slade.Adam B. Brinson was the son of John Brinson and his second wife, Martha Vickers.Therefore, Polly and Adam were half sister and brother.Polly named three of her sons after her brothers with their middle names Brinson ( William Brinson Lester, James Brinson Lester, Stirring Brinson Lester and one son Malcolm Brinson Lester)except her youngest son whom she named Robert Franklin Lester.