I have been an ancestry.com subscriber for more than 10 years and recommend it highly. I've also driven 90 miles roundtrip, several times, to use a public library version of heritagequest online. Several experienced people monitor Texas' Community Bulletin Boards and try to aid genealogical research. So, help with "brickwalls" is available. This was/is a very large family. Jesse Jenkins had at least four brothers and a sister. There were at least five aunts and an equal number of uncles. Your roots extend to Virginia, Ohio, Illinois, and Missouri in addition to Texas.