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Jesse Earnest Oakley was born July 20, 1897 in Chickasaw Nation Indian Territory of OK, to Lewis Henry Oakley and Elizabeth Fowler.  In 1900 the family is listed on the OK census as still being there.  Sometime after 1900 they moved to Moran, Shakleford Co., Texas, where Lewis was a farmer.
July 22, 1917 Jess married Florence Stella Callaway.  They had the following Children
Alpha Leona Oakley
b. Dec. 2, 1919
d. Feb. 3, 1920
Alpha's birth certificate lists her name as Minnie.
Alpha is buried in the Moran Cemetery.

Charles Clayton Oakley
b. March 26, 1922  in Texas
d. June 1986 in Medford, OR

Fay Frances Oakley

Jess Douglas Oakley

Stella Gloria Oakley


Lewis Henry Oakley was born May 07, 1863 in Carroll Co., Tennessee, to  Lewis G. Oakley and Arra Ann Warsham.  Lewis married Elizabeth Millwood(her maiden name may have been Fowler but she was raised by her uncle). December 23, 1883 in Yell Co. AR Eliza was born July 15, 1860 in SC. Their Children were.

George Henry Oakley
b. April 18, 1885 in AR
m. Dec. 06, 1908 in TX to Talitha Jane Lester
d. Dec. 29, 1929 in Moran, TX

Mandy Oakley
b. April 1887 in TX

Fred D. Oakley
b. May 17, 1891 in TX
d. Nov. 15, 1964 in Moran, TX
Fred served in WWI

Jesse Earnest Oakley
b. July 20, 1887 in OK
m. July 22, 1917 to Florence Stella Callaway  in Shakleford Co., TX
d. June 1966 in Ashland, OR


Lewis G. (probably George) Oakley was born abt. 1918 in North Carolina to John William Oakley and his wife.   Lewis married in North Carolina to Orra Warshaw.  They later moved to MO, TN and later to AR.  Their Children were:

Mary Frances Oakley
b. abt 1848 in Missouri
m. Christopher Columbus Powers

Simeon Oakley
b. abt 1852 in TN
m. Oct. 11, 1874 to Sarah A. Parsons

John Franklin Oakley
b. abt. 1854 in TN
m. Mar. 14, 1880 to Virginia Alwilda Capshaw in Yell Co. AR

Eliza A. Oakley
b. Feb. 04, 1858 in TN
d. Aug 12, 1944
m. John Richard Huckaby, & Lemmuel James Stanford

Sarah J. Oakley
b. abt 1859 in TN

Lewis Henry Oakley
b. May 07, 1863 in Carroll Co., TN
m. December 23, 1883 in Yell Co. AR to Elizabeth Fowler
d. January 05, 1942 in Moran, Shakleford Co., TX

The 1870 census for Carrol Co., TN shows two additional children for this family who may be their children or may be adopted maybe the children of a brother or other family member.

Sarah J. Oakley
b. abt 1856 in TN

Benjamin H. Oakley
b. abt 1858 in TN
m. Dec. 27, 1882 in Yell Co., AR to Harriet E. Hanks


John William Oakley was born in North Carolina.

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