Aaron A. Proffitt

Aaron A. Proffitt

Male 1868 - 1941  (~ 72 years)

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  • Name Aaron A. Proffitt 
    Born 25 Dec 1868  Sevier County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 29 Oct 1941  Mt. Hope Cemetery, Baker, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4798  Larry and Carole King Murray Tree
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 

    Father David William Proffitt,   b. 14 Feb 1847,   d. 29 Mar 1909  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Mary Jane Whaley,   b. 1851, Sevier County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age < 49 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 04 Mar 1866  Sevier County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2265  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Bessie May Brown,   b. 21 Apr 1914, Loudon County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1979, Baker County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Aft 1937 
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F923  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Sarah Elizabeth Reagan,   b. 13 Feb 1868,   d. 05 Jun 1920  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1884  Sevier County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Luther Issac Proffitt,   b. Abt 1890, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F927  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Grace Nellie Royce,   b. Nov 1877, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Mar 1894  Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Oscar Proffitt,   b. 29 Jul 1901, Boise County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1970, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F924  Group Sheet

    Family 4 Amelia Ann Thomski,   b. 1890, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jan 1958, Union County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1909 
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F925  Group Sheet

    Family 5 Lillie Ogle,   b. 09 Sep 1901, Sevier County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1937, Baker County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 1920  Sevier County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F926  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Aaron worked in a gold mine as a miner. Death certificate says "death by suicide, by shooting self through head with 38 revolver." He was having an argument with his wife, Bessie (Sutton) Proffitt, in front of her three small children by a former marriage. He first shot Bessie, once in the face and once in the body. She recovered.