Facts and Events
1940 United States Federal Census
Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: , Muhlenberg, Kentucky; Roll: T627_1344; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 89-29.
1930 United States Federal Census
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XMF6-L3M : accessed 17 October 2015), Jessie H Hendricks, District 5, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0027, sheet 3B, family 59, line 55, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 772; FHL microfilm 2,340,507.== 1940 United States Federal Census ==
1940 United States Federal Census
Jessie H Hendricks United States Census, 1910 Name Jessie H Hendricks Event Type Census Event Date 1910 Event Place Summers, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States Gender Male Age 11 Marital Status Single Race White Race (Original) White Relationship to Head of Household Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Son Birth Year (Estimated) 1899 Birthplace Kentucky Father's Birthplace Kentucky Mother's Birthplace Kentucky Sheet Letter A Sheet Number 2 HOUSEHOLD
Nattie T Hendricks Head M 36 Kentucky Mollie Hendricks Wife F 42 Kentucky Thurman P Hendricks Son M 17 Kentucky Sherman W Hendricks Son M 15 Kentucky Rutha M Hendricks Daughter F 13 Kentucky Jessie H Hendricks Son M 11 Kentucky Robert C Hendricks Son M 8 Kentucky Kent H Hendricks Son M 4 Kentucky Nannie B Hendricks Daughter F 0 Kentucky CITING THIS RECORD
"United States Census, 1910", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M26J-QHK : accessed 17 October 2015), Jessie H Hendricks in entry for Nattie T Hendricks, 1910.
1940 United States Draft
Name: Jesse Herman Hendrix (right spelling was Hendricks not Hendrix) Event Type: Draft Registration Event Date: 1917-1918 Event Place: Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States Gender: Male Nationality: United States Birth Date: 17 Jul 1899 Birthplace: , , United States Affiliate Publication Number: M1509 Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards GS Film Number: 1653661 Digital Folder Number: 005150763 Image Number: 01305
Citing this Record: "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K78N-8L6 : accessed 17 October 2015), Jesse Herman Hendrix, 1917-1918; citing Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,653,661.
Pap (Jesse Sr.) was a kind good hearted caring and honest man who loved his family and fellow man... he work hard along with his wife Mattie Lee Croxton Hendricks (a great Christian lady) to raise 12 children to be grown, they lost two children as babies... their doors were always open to welcome who ever came by.... it was never us and no more... if you came to their home you were welcomed with open arms of warm love and plenty of food to go around to all, their table was always spread fo all who enter their home to eat as much as you wanted...
the holidays were always special..Christmas you had to have Green(fresh) Ham, Turkey and Dressing..I learn right off it just was not Christmas to Pap without green Ham and Chocolate drop candy...(He had a special name for the chocolate drops)...Easter all the children had to come home for a Country Ham Breakfast at 5-6 AM.... 4th of July it was several freezers of homemade Ice Cream.. and always all kinds of sweets...and I will never forget the fish fries they had..they both love to fish and when they would catch enough for all the family they would have a big Fish fry...you never went to their home that you did not feel a warm welcome...their love was real and from the hert (not just empty words) they were just who they were... they did not try to impress you, they did not need to, they were real...they gave their children riches that very few families ever know...not money, nor fine clothes....but love that you did not have to question... and if you had the privilege to know them, you was made richer for life.......Heaven's Gates swung open on December 13, 1980 for Mattie...and on March 16, `1982 for Jesse....Earth's lost is Heaven's gain.....In honor of Jesse and Mattie by their son-in-law Donald Lloyd Bradley
He was a member of The Greater Lighthouse Pentecostal Church (United Pentecostal Church) Madisonville, Kentucky he and Mattie came in the church about 1949....they attended most every service....Faithful till the end....He was a Farmer, and in later life he was a Security Watchman for Enro Shirt Co., Madisonville, Kentucky.
Jesse Herman Hendricks Sr.
1898 - 1982
Madisonville Messenger Obits Wednesday March 17, 1982
Jesse Herman Hendricks 83, of Route 3, Madisonville, died 11:30 p.m. Tuesday in Jenny Stewart
Hospital in Hopkinsville.
He was Born in Muhlenberg County, July 17, 1898, the son of the late N. T. Hendricks and Molly
He was a retired employee of Enro Shirt Factory and also a retired Farmer. He was proceeded in death by his Wife, Mattie Hendricks in Dec of 1980. He was a member of the Lighthouse Pentecostal Church. Survivors include seven sons, Jesse Hendricks Jr. of Evansville, Ind., Carlos Monroe Hendricks, Emmitt Roger Hendricks, Marvin Wayne Hendricks, and Rev. Ronnie Merle Hendricks of Madisonville,
Robert Darrell Hendricks, Route 1, Dawson Springs and Dudley Ray Hendricks of Breman; Five daughters Mrs Martha Henderson Adams Street Madisonville, Mrs Freda Agnes Alexander, Mortons Gap, Mrs Emma Bowles, Route 3, Madisonville, Mrs Willodean Watson, Providence, and Mrs Nelva Jean Bradley, Madisonville; one sister Miss Nannie Hendricks, Evansville, Ind. two brothers Shellie Hendricks, New Albany, Ind., Kent Hendricks Madisonville; 19 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at the Lighthouse Pentecostal Church with Rev. Jimmy Russell
officiating, assisted by Rev. Bob Alvey. Burial will be in Briar Creek Cemetery.
Friends may call at Harris Funeral Home From 3 to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday from 9 to 12 noon
at which time the body will be taken to the church to lie in state.
U.S. Social Security Death Index
U.S., Social Security Death Index
Individual: Hendricks, Jesse Birth date: Jul 17, 1898 Death date: Mar 1982 Social Security #: 704-10-5055 Last residence: KY 42431 State of issue: RR
HIS FUNERAL WAS AT THE LIGHTHOUSE UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH WERE HE WAS A MEMBER PASTOR JAMES O RUSSELL OFFICIATED AT HIS FUNERAL AND SPOKE BLESSED IS THE MAN THAT HAS HIS QUIVER FULL OF CHILDREN, HE WAS BURIED AT BRIAR CREEK JESS WAS A GREAT MAN HE NEVER HAD A LOT OF MONEY BUT HE WAS ONE WHO CARED FOR OTHERS HE WOULD HAVE GIVEN THE SHIRT OFF HIS BACK TO YOU IF HE FELT YOU NEEDED IT. HIS AND MATTIE HOME WAS FULL OF LOVE THEY LEFT THEIR CHILDREN RICHES THAT VERY FEW PEOPLE OF THIS DAY AND AGE WILL EVER KNOW THE RICHES OF LOVE, HONESTY, AND TO CARE FOR OTHERS.