Henry H. Sessions

Henry H. Sessions
15 June 1859 – 6 August 1913
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1859

Henry H Sessions was born on 15 Jun 1859 in Ridgeway, Fairfield, South Carolina, USA, a child of Thomas Coleman Sessions and Grace Sandford Grigsby.

1870

Henry Sessions was counted in the census on 11 Aug 1870 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 11-year-old, male, white. Also in the home was Thomas Sessions, Gracy Sessions, Martha Sessions, Thomas Sessions, Edward A Sessions, and Sally Sessions.

1900

Henry Sessins was counted in the census on 14 June 1900 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 41-year-old, male, married, white, head of household. Also in the home was his wife, Janie Sessins; and their son, Thomas Sessins.

1910

Henry H Sessions was counted in the census on 18 April 1910 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 51-year-old, male, married, white, head of household. Also in the home was his wife, Mrs. Jane Sessions; and their son, Thomas L. Sessions.

1913

He died on 06 Aug 1913 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA , after being fatally shot in the neck by Joseph Simpson over a land boundary dispute. He was buried on 07 Aug 1913 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery.

On August 7, 1913, Henry Session is listed in the newspaper article, “News Summary.

On August 7, 1913, Henry Session is listed in the newspaper article, “Fatal Fight Takes Place Near Blaney.

On August 8, 1913, Henry Sessions is listed in the newspaper article, “Henry Session Is Shot By Jas Simpson.”

On August 8, 1913, Henry Sessions is listed in the newspaper article, “An Inquest Is Held.”

On August 16, 1913, Mr. Henry Sessions is listed in the newspaper article, “Held On Suspicion Camden Boy is Released Under Bail.”

Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Myra

1941

On March 9, 1941, Henry Sessions was mentioned as the deceased husband in the death record of Janie Thomas Sessions.

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