James Wesley McCleese was born March 10, 1852 and died June 3,1931 in Carter County. He was the son of Thomas Jefferson and Cynthia Ann Cooper McCleese. He married my 2nd Great Grandmother, Amanda Susan Conley Psimer (in picture) after the death of her first husband, William Psimer. James was previously married to Rachel Rodisa Tackett.
Submitted by: John Cooper