The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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Ira Albert Humphrey & Eleanor A. Dawson




Husband Ira Albert Humphrey

       Born: Jul 1837 - Albemarle County, Virginia 1,185
       Died: 1912 - Pence Springs, Summers County, West Virginia 483
     Buried: 


     Father: Spicer Humphrey (Bef 1797-1852)
     Mother: Mary J. Eversole (Bef 1800-      )


    Married: 20 Oct 1856 - Kanawha County, Virginia 18

Other Spouse: Bertie (Unknown) Humphrey (Abt 1873-      ) - Abt 1909 60

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1860 - Farmer

Occupation - Carpenter

Occupation, 1910 - Miller

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #711

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #279-279

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg2

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #253-254

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) #167-167




Wife Eleanor A. Dawson

       Born: 1833 - Kanawha County, Virginia 50
       Died: Bef 1900 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
     Buried: 


     Father: John Robert Dawson (Abt 1800-Abt 1847)
     Mother: Nancy Libby Smith (Abt 1804-After 1860)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1149-1162

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #711

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #279-279

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg2



Children
1 M Adam Clark Humphrey

       Born: 20 Aug 1856 - (Now) West Virginia 1240
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Matilda E. Walker (1861-      )
       Marr: 15 Apr 1880 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



2 M Albert Edmund Humphrey

       Born: 11 Jan 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 185
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Alice Boyd (      -      )
       Marr: 3 Nov 1887  1238 



3 F Ailsie Humphrey

       Born: Abt Mar 1861 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 30
       Died: 20 Nov 1862 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 30
     Buried: 



4 M Stonewall Jackson Humphrey

       Born: Abt 1864 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 420
       Died: 1914 - Philippine Islands 1992
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Virginia E. Paitsel (      -      )



5 M Greenberry Humphrey

       Born: 6 Sep 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1240
       Died: 31 May 1873 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 483
     Buried: 



6 F Julia Ann Humphrey

       Born: Abt 1869 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 420
       Died: 3 Dec 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1240
     Buried: 



7 F Mollie Davis Humphrey

       Born: 6 Aug 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 185,1240
       Died: 6 Nov 1958 1240
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Edward Good (      -      )
       Marr: Not On Cd #241




Wife's General Notes

Her family was originally from Bedford Co., VA, per Laidley.
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Elisha F. Dawson & Elizabeth A. (Unknown) Dawson




Husband Elisha F. Dawson

       Born: Abt 1822 - Virginia 278
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1981-2031




Wife Elizabeth A. (Unknown) Dawson

       Born: Abt 1830 - Virginia 278
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1981-2031



Children
1 F Mary E. Dawson

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha County, Virginia 278
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John M. Burnside (Abt 1838-      )
       Marr: 29 Mar 1866 - Putnam County, West Virginia  104 



2 F Ella V. Dawson

       Born: Abt 1848 - Kanawha County, Virginia 278
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: James A. Marshall (Abt 1848-      )
       Marr: 26 Jul 1869 - Putnam County, West Virginia  82 




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James D. Miller & Eliza Dawson




Husband James D. Miller

       Born: 4 Dec 1857 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1196
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Miller (1835-1925)
     Mother: Letitia Fisher (Abt 1839-Bef 1920)


    Married: 1 Dec 1896 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Other Spouse: Arminta J. Fisher (1865-      ) - 5 Dec 1884 1196

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1900 - Farmer

Occupation, 1910 - Farmer

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #828

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #22-22

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg35

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #233-234

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-91) Legg #208-226




Wife Eliza Dawson

       Born: Abt 1874 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #233-234

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-91) Legg #208-226



Children
1 F Viva Miller

       Born: Mar 1898 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Tina Miller

       Born: Abt 1904 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Wyatt Miller

       Born: Abt 1906 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Alice Miller

       Born: Abt 1908 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 1 child who was still alive.
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James A. Marshall & Ella V. Dawson




Husband James A. Marshall

       Born: Abt 1848 - Bedford County, Virginia 82
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: William J. Marshall (Abt 1829-      )
     Mother: Susan J. Deardorff (Abt 1827-      )


    Married: 26 Jul 1869 - Putnam County, West Virginia 82

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1870 - Farmer

Occupation, 1880 - Farmer

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. #37-36

Census, 1850 - Bedford Co, VA #987-910

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. Pg34




Wife Ella V. Dawson

       Born: Abt 1848 - Kanawha County, Virginia 278
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Elisha F. Dawson (Abt 1822-      )
     Mother: Elizabeth A. (Unknown) Dawson (Abt 1830-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1981-2031

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. #37-36

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. Pg34



Children
1 F Mollie\Mattie Marshall

       Born: 1869 - Putnam County, West Virginia 109
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Annie G. Marshall

       Born: Abt 1871 - Putnam County, West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Jesse F. Marshall

       Born: Abt 1874 - Putnam County, West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M Brady E. Marshall

       Born: Sep 1879 - Putnam County, West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Curtis Withrow & Ethel Elizabeth Dawson




Husband Curtis Withrow

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Ethel Elizabeth Dawson

       Born: 19 May 1891
       Died: 17 Dec 1966
     Buried: 


     Father: Vincent Heenon Dawson (Abt 1860-      )
     Mother: Margaret Elizabeth Willis (Abt 1866-      )




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Russell S. Milam & Farzina Florence Dawson




Husband Russell S. Milam

       Born: Jul 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John H. Milam (1855-Bef 1909)
     Mother: Dianna J. Brillhart (1862-      )


    Married: 1 Apr 1897 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1910 - Farmer

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg32

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #188-189

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) Sissonville #84-84




Wife Farzina Florence Dawson

       Born: 16 Aug 1869 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 681
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Robert C. Dawson (1841-1903)
     Mother: Anastacia Melissa Haynes (Abt 1847-After 1920)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District#15-15

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #188-189

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) Sissonville #84-84



Children
1 F Silvia C. Milam

       Born: Aug 1897 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Lee Milam

       Born: Abt 1904 - West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 1 child who was still alive.


General Notes for Child Lee Milam

Per 1910 Kanawha Co, WV census: he is an adopted son.
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(Unknown) Lacy & Finetta Dawson




Husband (Unknown) Lacy

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Finetta Dawson

       Born: 13 Aug 1825 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1905
       Died: 14 May 1865 - Kanawha County, Virginia 192
     Buried: 


     Father: John Robert Dawson (Abt 1800-Abt 1847)
     Mother: Nancy Libby Smith (Abt 1804-After 1860)



Other Spouse: William Seth Rose (1820-After 1900) 546 - 18 Jan 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1149-1162

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #721


Wife's General Notes

According to the marriage records Finetta was a "Lacy". However, her death record lists her parents as John R. and Lilly Dawson. It is believe that either Finetta's first married a Lacy or William Martin, the peacher who turned the marriage list, made an error in recording Finetta name.
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William Seth Rose & Finetta Dawson




Husband William Seth Rose 546

       Born: 1 Jun 1820 - Near Covington, Allegheny County, Virginia 1993
       Died: After 1900 1
     Buried: 
    Married: 18 Jan 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88

Other Spouse: Amanda F. Sims (1836-1916) - 20 Jun 1876 - Kanawha County, Virginia 184

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation 166 - Farmer

Occupation, 1900 - Carpenter

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1149-1162

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #721

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. #210-210

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. (Ed-43) #143-147

Military, Between 1862-1864 - Confederate Army, Civil War




Wife Finetta Dawson

       Born: 13 Aug 1825 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1905
       Died: 14 May 1865 - Kanawha County, Virginia 192
     Buried: 


     Father: John Robert Dawson (Abt 1800-Abt 1847)
     Mother: Nancy Libby Smith (Abt 1804-After 1860)



Other Spouse: (Unknown) Lacy (      -      )

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1149-1162

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #721



Children
1 M Henry Franklin Rose

       Born: Abt 1845 - Kanawha County, Virginia 50
       Died:  - Indiana 297
     Buried: 



2 F Mary Ann Rose

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88
       Died:  - Indiana 296
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Henry H. Newhouse (Abt 1845-      )
       Marr: 28 Jan 1868 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 



3 F Elizabeth Jane Rose

       Born: 28 Feb 1849 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1529
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Henry Anderson Shirkey (1845-1913)  297 
       Marr: 19 May 1868 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  88 



4 F Margaret L. Rose

       Born: 1851 - Kanawha County, Virginia 166
       Died: 1 Jan 1924 433
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles Everett Casto (      -      )
       Marr: 25 Jul 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



5 F Henrietta Rose

       Born: 8 May 1854 - Kanawha County, Virginia 184
       Died: 9 Jan 1941 296
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William Allen Carney (1849-1903)
       Marr: 17 Aug 1874 - Not On Cd #241  546 



6 F Melissa Rose

       Born: 24 Jan 1857 - Kanawha County, Virginia 297
       Died: Oct 1941 297
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Elben Clark Fisher (1850-After 1920)
       Marr: 24 Feb 1875 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  297 



7 F Emily Catherine Rose

       Born: 5 Sep 1859 - Kanawha County, Virginia 6
       Died:  - Indiana 297
     Buried: 
     Spouse: (Unknown) Beaver (      -      )  297 
       Marr: Not On Cd #241



8 M William Loring Rose

       Born: Abt 1862 - Kanawha County, Virginia 116
       Died: 1919 297
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

According to the marriage records Finetta was a "Lacy". However, her death record lists her parents as John R. and Lilly Dawson. It is believe that either Finetta's first married a Lacy or William Martin, the peacher who turned the marriage list, made an error in recording Finetta name.


General Notes for Child Elizabeth Jane Rose

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 10 children, of whom 8 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Melissa Rose

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 13 children, of whom 9 were still alive.
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Francis Ravenscroft Dawson & Leah Kight




Husband Francis Ravenscroft Dawson 1334

       Born: 1809 - Maryland
       Died: Jul 1881 1334
     Buried: 


     Father: John Dawson (      -      ) 1334
     Mother: A Miss Ravenscroft (      -      ) 1334


    Married: 1832 - Not On Cd #229




Wife Leah Kight 1334

       Born: 1811 - Virginia 1334
       Died: Abt 1857 1994
     Buried: 


     Father: John Kight (      -      ) 1334
     Mother: 





Children
1 M William Mercer Owens Dawson 1334

       Born: 21 May 1853 - Bloomington, Maryland 1334
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Luda Neff (      -      )
       Marr: 1879
     Spouse: Maude M. Brown (1874-      )
       Marr: 1899 - Not On Cd #241  836 



2 M Frank M. Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Penelope Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M John H. Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F Nancy C. Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



6 F Mariam Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



7 M David Shoaf Dawson

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 




General Notes for Child William Mercer Owens Dawson

A major subject of the Laidley Book, pg. 428-432, includes a photo.
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George W. Dawson & Sallie Sidolia May




Husband George W. Dawson 1862

       Born: 1823 185
       Died: 1910 185
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Sallie Sidolia May 1862

       Born: Bef 1843 16
       Died: After 1911 - Probably California
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Residence, 1911 - California



Children
1 M John W. Dawson 1862

       Born: 1863 - Albemarle County, Virginia 185
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Lyda Power (1871-1937)  1862 




General Notes for Child John W. Dawson

A major subject of the Laidley Book, pg. 560-561, includes a photo.


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