Henry Jefferson St. John - Brother to my GG Grandfather, George Richard St. John
CAPT. H. J. ST. JOHN Death of One of Woodbury's Best Known Men. WOODBURY, Tenn., Dec. 28. (Special.) Cnpt. H. J. St- St- John oi this place died at hlB home at About 3:30 o'clock this afternoon afternoon of pneumonia. He wua 81 years of ago and was an ex-Confedorato ex-Confedorato ex-Confedorato soldier, a member of tho Eighteenth Tennessee regiment regiment nnd captain of his company. Ho began began tho practice of lav In Woodbury when a young man and has been one of tho leading leading lawyerH of tho bur up until a few years ngo, when he retired tram practice. Ho served one term In tho logislaturo from Cannon county, before tho war. Ho Is survived survived by a widow, Mrs. Buona St. John; one brother, John St. John of Viola, Tenn., and one sister, Mrs. Tip Bolley. He -was -was a member of the Christian church at this Place. Mrs. Lela Shivers Jarrett.