John Ashurst Caffey Family


John Ashurst Caffey Family

Husband: John Ashurst Caffey

Born: Abt 1840at: 
Married: 05 Feb 1865at: , Lowndes Co, Al
Died: Jun 1881at: 
Buried: at: 
Father: Hugh Madison Caffey
Mother: Mary Ann Ashurst

Wife: Irene Caroline Caffey

Born: 29 Oct 1845at: 
Died: 14 Jul 1900at: 
Buried: at: Verbena Cemetery, Verbena, Al
Father: Hugh Patrick Caffey
Mother: Jane Caroline Dunklin


Name: William Hooper Caffey
Born: 15 Nov 1865at: 
Died: at: 
Buried: at: 

Name: Hugh Claude Caffey
Born: 30 Aug 1867at: 
Died: 19 Aug 1899at: 
Buried: at: Verbena Cemetery, Verbena, Al

Name: Mary Caroline Caffey
Born: 25 Dec 1872at: 
Died: 1953at: 
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Edward Harrison Wingate  

Name: John Ashurst Caffey
Born: 07 Aug 1879at: 
Died: 17 Feb 1919at: 
Buried: at: Verbena Cemetery, Verbena, Al

More Information:

About Irene Caroline Caffey:

Married her first cousin. When he died in 1881, Irene was left to raise three sons and a daughter . She took her children to Verbena to live at the home of her brother, Hugh William Caffey. Irene was at one time a matron at Judson College, and her three sons were the first boys to attend this female institution. Irene died July 14, 1900 and was buried in Verbena.
Info from book, "Collirene"

About William Hooper Caffey:

Died as a young man from tuberculosis.

About Hugh Claude Caffey:

Died as a young man from tuberculosis.

About John Ashurst Caffey:

John became a dentist and lived in Lawrence, Massachusetts, where he died childless. He was described as "a fine young man and a very handsome boy". Info from book, "Collirene"

Revised: 06-Jun-15  12:08 PM