Name: Enoch Ensley Col.
Birth: 8 NOV 1836 in Nashville, Davidson, TN
Death: 18 NOV 1891 in Memphis, Shelby, TN
No history of the south would be complete without extended mention of Enoch Ensley, who was born near Nashville in Davidson county, Tennessee, November 8, 1836, His death occurred in 1866 at Nashville.
In 1860 Mr. Ensley was united in marriage to Miss Laura Martin, a daughter of Judge Abram Martin of Montgomery county, Tennessee, and they came to reside in Memphis. In 1887, however, Mr. Ensley was called upon to mourn the loss of his wife, who passed away in Asheville, North Carolina, on the 12th of September of that year.
In 1889 Mr. Ensley was again married, his second union being with Miss Mary Leavenworth Beecher, a daughter of Edward A. and Mary (Bayliss) Beecher, the former a lawyer by profession. Of the second marriage there were born a son and a daughter: Enoch and Mary Beecher of Memphis
Father: Enoch Ensley
Mother: Mary Alice Rains b: Abt 1802 in Davidson Co., TN
Mary Leavenworth Beecher b: Abt 1867 in Memphis, Shelby, TN
- Enoch Ensley Maj. b: 1890 in Memphis, Shelby, TN
- Mary Beecher Ensley b: 1892 in Memphis, Shelby, TN