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The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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Abraham Staats & Margaret Dubois




Husband Abraham Staats

       Born: Bef 1730 - New Jersey 1592
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Staats (Bef 1700-      ) 1592
     Mother: Gertrude Quick (Bef 1815-      )


    Married: 




Wife Margaret Dubois

       Born: Bef 1730 - New York 1592
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 M Abraham Staats

       Born: 1751 - New Jersey 1592
       Died: 1826 - Jackson County, Virginia 1592
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Anna King (1755-1811)




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John Campbell Dudding & Aletha (Unknown) Dudding




Husband John Campbell Dudding

       Born: Abt 1841 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Anderson Dudding (Abt 1812-      ) 243
     Mother: Amy Thomas (Abt 1813-      )


    Married: 

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #304-312

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co. WV Hutton Dist. #84-81

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg36




Wife Aletha (Unknown) Dudding

       Born: Abt 1840 - Virginia 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg36



Children
1 M Henry Franklin Dudding

       Born: Abt 1877 - Putnam County, West Virginia 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Alonzo L. Dudding & Paulina W. Thacker




Husband Alonzo L. Dudding

       Born: Dec 1846 - (Now) West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: William Dudding (Abt 1811-1860)
     Mother: Nancy (Unknown) Dudding (Abt 1805-      )


    Married: Bef 1878 - ??? 27

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1875-1923

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #409

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #98

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV So. Union District Pg9

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. (Ed-60) #238-238




Wife Paulina W. Thacker

       Born: Sep 1843 - Nelson County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Dilla Thacker (1801-1877)
     Mother: Jane (Unknown) Thacker (1807-1890)



Other Spouse: Leander Dudding (Abt 1828-Bef 1880) - 4 Jan 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 18

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co. VA #479-494

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #98

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV So. Union District Pg9

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. (Ed-60) #238-238



Children
1 F Nannie Dudding

       Born: Dec 1878 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 6 children, of whom 5 were still alive.
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John R. Wright & Amy Felicia Dudding




Husband John R. Wright

       Born: Abt 1851 - Virginia 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 1 Oct 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Steamboatman

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. Pg17




Wife Amy Felicia Dudding

       Born: 28 Mar 1853 - Kanawha County, Virginia 31
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Joseph Dudding (Abt 1800-1866) 243
     Mother: Catherine (Unknown) Dudding (Abt 1814-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #406

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #121

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. Pg17



Children
1 M Samuel R. Wright

       Born: Abt 1877 - West Virginia 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Anderson Dudding & Amy Thomas




Husband Anderson Dudding 243

       Born: Abt 1812 - Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Dudding (      -1838)
     Mother: Rebecca Persinger (Abt 1780-      )


    Married: 21 May 1835 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1850 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #304-312

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co. WV Hutton Dist. #84-81

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg36




Wife Amy Thomas

       Born: Abt 1813 - Kentucky
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #304-312

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co. WV Hutton Dist. #84-81

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg36



Children
1 M Charles A. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1837 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Emaline R. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: James H. Wright (Abt 1835-      )
       Marr: 26 Oct 1859 - Putnam County, Virginia  104 



3 M John Campbell Dudding

       Born: Abt 1841 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Aletha (Unknown) Dudding (Abt 1840-      )



4 F Lois E. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1843 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Stapleton Crutchfield Wright (Abt 1839-      )
       Marr: 24 Dec 1862 - Putnam County, Virginia  104 




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Samuel Houston Melton & Ann E. Dudding




Husband Samuel Houston Melton

       Born: 23 Jan 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 357
       Died: 24 Apr 1923 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 357
     Buried: 


     Father: Daniel Melton (Abt 1800-Bef 1870)
     Mother: Elizabeth Kelly (Abt 1808-After 1883)


    Married: 29 Feb 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2,1164

Other Spouse: Marjorie A. Lilly (1855-1936) - 15 Aug 1877 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 2

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

Occupation 188, 1883 - Constable In Putnam Co.

Occupation, 1900 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #366-378

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #200-188

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg8

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist.; Enum. Dist. #61; Fam. #315-315




Wife Ann E. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1837 - Kanawha County, Virginia 50
       Died: 18 Dec 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia 44,188
     Buried: 


     Father: Joseph Dudding (Abt 1800-1866) 243
     Mother: Catherine (Unknown) Dudding (Abt 1814-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1880-1928

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #200-188



Children
1 F Rosetta H. Melton

       Born: Abt 1860 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Joseph Daniel Melton

       Born: 10 Jan 1861 - Putnam County, Virginia 188
       Died: 25 May 1926 - Putnam County, West Virginia
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Missouri Mildred Bailey (1868-      )
       Marr: 24 May 1896 - Putnam County, West Virginia



3 M John Sears Melton

       Born: 29 Jan 1863 - Putnam County, West Virginia 110,188
       Died: 1912 - Putnam County, West Virginia 110
     Buried:  - Caruthers Cemetery, Poca, Putnam County, West Virginia
     Spouse: Myrtie Edith Martin (1870-      )
     Spouse: Mary Margaret McLaughlin (1870-1950)
       Marr: 22 Dec 1895 - Putnam County, West Virginia



4 M James Henry Melton

       Born: 26 Sep 1864 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
       Died: 25 Dec 1883 - West Virginia
     Buried: 



5 F Mary F. Melton

       Born: 20 Feb 1866 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
       Died: 7 May 1882 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
     Buried: 



6 M Mordacia Frank Melton

       Born: 13 Sep 1867 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188,1471
       Died: 21 Jan 1936 - Putnam County, West Virginia 1170
     Buried:  - Lilly Cemetery, Putman County, West Virginia 1471
     Spouse: Cloria Emiline Landers (1876-1972)
       Marr: 3 Sep 1892 - Gallia County, Ohio



7 F Nancy Emeline Sidney Melton

       Born: 31 Dec 1869 - Putnam County, West Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William Franklin Carney (1863-1943)
       Marr: Bef 31 May 1889  546 



8 M Robert W. Melton

       Born: 1 Dec 1872 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Arvie L. (Unknown) Melton (1874-      )
       Marr: 1895



9 M William B. Melton

       Born: 26 Dec 1873 - Putnam County, West Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Addie L. (Unknown) Melton (1879-      )
       Marr: 1899



10 F Sarah C. (Same As Ann?) Melton

       Born: 23 Nov 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
       Died: 17 Jul 1876 - Putnam County, West Virginia 188
     Buried: 



11 F Ann E. C. (Same As Sarah?) Melton

       Born: 23 Nov 1875
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Husband's General Notes

Samuel went by the name of "Hut".
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Benjamin F. Dudding & Martha M. Thacker




Husband Benjamin F. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1834 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 104
       Died: Bef 1867 44
     Buried: 


     Father: William Dudding (Abt 1811-1860)
     Mother: Nancy (Unknown) Dudding (Abt 1805-      )


    Married: 15 Jan 1856 - Putnam County, Virginia 104,789

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #410

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1875-1923




Wife Martha M. Thacker

       Born: Abt 1840 - Nelson County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Dilla Thacker (1801-1877)
     Mother: Jane (Unknown) Thacker (1807-1890)



Other Spouse: James A. Martin (Abt 1835-      ) - 21 Feb 1867 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co. VA #479-494

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #410

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Curry Dist. #136-133

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV So. Union Dist. Pg10



Children
1 F Nancy J. Dudding

       Born: 15 Nov 1857 - Kanawha County, Virginia 6
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles M. Pring (1860-      )
       Marr: 25 Dec 1884 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



2 F Melissa M. Dudding

       Born: 5 Apr 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 6
       Died: 
     Buried: 




General Notes for Child Nancy J. Dudding

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 6 children, of whom 5 were still alive.
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Joseph Dudding & Catherine (Unknown) Dudding




Husband Joseph Dudding 243

       Born: Abt 1800 - Virginia 50
       Died: 23 Nov 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2071
     Buried: 


     Father: John Dudding (      -1838)
     Mother: Rebecca Persinger (Abt 1780-      )


    Married: 

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1880-1928

Census, 1840 - Kanawha Co, VA #37-07

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #406

Census, 1880 - Deceased




Wife Catherine (Unknown) Dudding

       Born: Abt 1814 - Kentucky 209
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1880-1928

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #406

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #121

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV South Union District, Pg10



Children
1 M John C. Dudding

       Born: Jan 1834 - (Now) West Virginia 50
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Martha V. Melton (Abt 1837-Bef 1900)
       Marr: 26 Sep 1860 - Putnam County, Virginia  104  ,1164 



2 F Margaret Rebecca Dudding

       Born: Abt 1835 - Kanawha County, Virginia 50
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William Henry Persinger (Abt 1828-      )
       Marr: 7 Mar 1878 - Putnam County, West Virginia  104 



3 F Ann E. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1837 - Kanawha County, Virginia 50
       Died: 18 Dec 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia 44,188
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Samuel Houston Melton (1839-1923)
       Marr: 29 Feb 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2  ,1164 



4 F Aletha Dudding

       Born: Abt 1839 - Virginia 50
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 M William Seay Dudding

       Born: 1843 - Kanawha County, Virginia
       Died: 8 Aug 1881 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Koontz (1848-After 1920)
       Marr: 19 Feb 1874 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 



6 F Mary L. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 50
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William A. Brown (Abt 1835-      )
       Marr: 30 Sep 1874 - Putnam County, West Virginia  104 



7 F Nancy Dudding

       Born: Abt 1848 - Virginia 50
       Died: 
     Buried: 



8 F Amy Felicia Dudding

       Born: 28 Mar 1853 - Kanawha County, Virginia 31
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John R. Wright (Abt 1851-      )
       Marr: 1 Oct 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




Husband's General Notes

1840 Kanawha Co. VA Census: 1 male 40-50 (Joseph); 1 female 30-40 (Catherine); 1 male 5-10 (John C.); 3 females 0-5 (Margaret, Ann, and Aletha); 1 male 15-20(a brother?); and 2 slaves.
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Charles L. Dudding & Josephine M. Sherman




Husband Charles L. Dudding

       Born: Abt 1845 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Booker Dudding (1808-1890)
     Mother: Cassandra Morris (1812-1882)


    Married: 31 Jan 1866 - Putnam County, West Virginia 104

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #734-763

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott District Pg38




Wife Josephine M. Sherman

       Born: Abt 1848 - Putnam County, Virginia 104
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott District Pg38



Children
1 M Hamilton M. Dudding 1558

       Born: Jul 1867 - West Virginia 144
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Nora N. Campbell (1876-      )  1558 
       Marr: Abt 1892 - Not On Cd #241  1 



2 M Earl Dudding

       Born: Abt 1872 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Effie Dudding

       Born: Abt 1874 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Lallie Dudding

       Born: Abt 1878 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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James McCown & Elizabeth Dudding




Husband James McCown

       Born: 14 Apr 1783 - Kanawha County, Virginia 377,379
       Died: 2 Jul 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 377,379
     Buried:  - Brick Cemetery; Off Brier Rd; Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co, WV 377


     Father: Malcolm McCown (Bef 1760-Bef 1813)
     Mother: Eleanor Moss (Bef 1765-      ) 190


    Married: 4 Nov 1824 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1840 - Kanawha Co, VA #40-20

Census, 1810 - Kanawha Co, VA #1-12

Census, 1820 - Kanawha Co, VA #16-7

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1854-1900

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #494

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #224




Wife Elizabeth Dudding 105,243

       Born: Abt 1793 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: John Dudding (      -1838)
     Mother: Rebecca Persinger (Abt 1780-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1854-1900

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #494

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #224

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. Pg4



Children
1 M Walter C. McCown

       Born: 29 Oct 1825 - Kanawha County, Virginia 377
       Died: 31 Aug 1900 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 377
     Buried:  - Brick Cemetery; Off Brier Rd; Cross Lanes, Kanawha Co, WV
     Spouse: Mary Margaret Slaughter (1836-1912)
       Marr: 24 Oct 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



2 F Eliza McCown

       Born: Abt 1829 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M James Alben McCown

       Born: Feb 1835 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Angeline Ewing (      -      )
       Marr: 25 Oct 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




Husband's General Notes

1810 Kanawha Co. Census: 1 male 16-26; 1 female 16-26; and 2 females 0-10.

1820 Kanawha Co. Census: 1 male 26-45; 1 female 26-45; 1 male 10-16; 2 females 10-16; 2 males 0-10; and 2 femal
0-10.

1830 Kanawha Co. Census: 1 male 40-50; 1 female 30-40; 2 male 15-20; 1 female 15-20; 1 male 10-15; 1 female 5-10; 1 male 0-5; and 2 females 0-5.

1840 Kanawha Co. Census: 1 male 50-60; 1 female 30-40; 1 male 20-30; 1 female 15-20; 2 females 10-15; 1 male 10-15; and 1 male 5-10.


General Notes for Child James Alben McCown

See KVGS Journal, Spring 1998, page 19 for an article "Tyler Mountain Journal."


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