Amelia Elizabeth Vest


Personal and Family Information

Amelia was born on 20 Jun 1845 in North Carolina, the daughter of John Pleasant Vest and Lucy Ann Davis.

She died on 20 Feb 1924 in Kernersville, Forsyth, North Carolina.

Her husband was John Randolph Flynt, who she married on 30 DEC 1868 in Forsyth County, North Carolina. Their seven known children were Lillie Mae (1869-1949), Robert (1873-1951), Thomas Franklin (1877-1958), Oscar Eugene (1879-1907), Daisy Estell (1882-1972), John Randolph (1887-1897) and Maggie Lucy (1888-1974).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Amelia Elizabeth Vest


John Pleasant Vest


John Vest


Elizabeth Ray


Lucy Ann Davis



Birth20 JUN 1845
Place: North Carolina
Death20 FEB 1924
Place: Kernersville, Forsyth, North Carolina
Census16 AUG 1850
Place: Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina
Age: 4 born NC
Address: dwelling 339 family 349 with parents and 3 siblings
Census8 SEP 1860
Place: Buffalo, Forsyth, North Carolina
Age: 20 born NC
Address: dwelling 2010 family 1906 with mother and older sister?, next to future husband
Census15 JUN 1880
Place: North Carolina , Forsyth, Bethania, District 74
Age: 28 born NC
Address: dwelling 173 family 173 with husband and 4 children