The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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Charles Clark Robinson & Cynthia Edens




Husband Charles Clark Robinson

       Born: Feb 1840 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: Bef 1920 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 298
     Buried: 


     Father: Pleasant William Robinson (Abt 1808-Bef 1860) 1292
     Mother: Mary W. Cavender (Abt 1804-      )


    Married: 26 Oct 1864 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88

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

Occupation, 1910 - Farmer

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1133-1145

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #536

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #93-93

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg49

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist.59 #317-318

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-89) Emma Bell #135-136




Wife Cynthia Edens

       Born: Apr 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: After 1920 - Probably Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 


     Father: James Alexander Edens (1814-1899)
     Mother: Irinda Hubbard (Abt 1821-1888)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1170-1184

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #879

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #93-93

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg49

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist.59 #317-318

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Diet. (Ed89) Emma Bell #135-136

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-132) Pct. 4, #183



Children
1 U Unnamed Robinson

       Born: Abt 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 542
       Died: 18 Oct 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 542
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 census: 3 children had been born with 3 still living.
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David J. Edens & Ann Eliza Newhouse




Husband David J. Edens

       Born: 30 Aug 1830 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1206
       Died: 19 Mar 1904 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1207
     Buried: 


     Father: Cornelius Edens (Abt 1806-Bef 1860)
     Mother: Sarah Slater (Abt 1809-After 1860)


    Married: 9 Dec 1886 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 88

Other Spouse: Pernetta Boswell (1835-1866) - 1 May 1856 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88

Other Spouse: Maria Louise Cavender (1844-1882) - 19 Nov 1868 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88

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

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1783-1828

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1926-1976

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1240

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #348

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Distric Pg32

Census, 1900 - Farmer

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist.; Enum. Dist. #61; Fam. #101-101




Wife Ann Eliza Newhouse

       Born: Aug 1850 - Lincoln County, Virginia 1699
       Died: 20 Sep 1911 1699
     Buried: 


     Father: Henry Newhouse (1810-      )
     Mother: Sarah Martin (Abt 1816-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1903-1953

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1368

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk District #217

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Elk District Pg15

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist.; Enum. Dist. #61; Fam. #101-101



Children
1 F Dillie Edens

       Born: Mar 1889 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M David D. Edens

       Born: Jun 1892 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 3 children, of whom 2 were still alive.
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David Lightburn Edens & Anna Laura Marion




Husband David Lightburn Edens

       Born: 2 Mar 1863 - Kanawha County, Virginia
       Died: 4 Dec 1947
     Buried: 


     Father: Alexander Edens (Abt 1833-1888)
     Mother: Mary Ann Edens (1839-1919)


    Married: 20 May 1884 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 2

Other Spouse: Rachel Copen (1871-1935) - 19 Feb 1894 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1900 - Farm Laborer

Occupation, 1910 - Farmer

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #360

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District Pg 31

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. (Ed-51) #266-266

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. (Ed-142-142) #142-142: Elk River Rd, North Side




Wife Anna Laura Marion

       Born: 15 Dec 1867 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
       Died: Bef 1894 44
     Buried: 


     Father: Nathan Shadrack Marion (1818-1886)
     Mother: Martha Ann Cook (1836-1903)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District Pg33

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #345



Children
1 M William Grant Edens

       Born: 1885 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
       Died: 1919 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Nora Strickland (      -      )
       Marr: 22 Nov 1905 - Kanawha County, West Virginia




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James A. Thomas & Delilah Edens




Husband James A. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1801 - Virginia 278
       Died: After 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
     Buried: 
    Married: 6 May 1826 - Bedford County, Virginia 121

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1836-1882

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #540




Wife Delilah Edens

       Born: Abt 1807 - Virginia 17
       Died: After 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
     Buried: 


     Father: Jesse Jeremiah Edens (1778-After 1860)
     Mother: Dorothy Wills Davis (Abt 1782-After 1860)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1836-1882

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #901



Children
1 M Robert C. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1827 - Botetourt County, Virginia 45
       Died: 29 Mar 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 192
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Martha Jane McFarland (Abt 1830-1866)
       Marr: 19 Feb 1852 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 



2 M James Edward Thomas

       Born: 1828 - Botetourt  County, Virginia 1138
       Died: Abt 1873 44,803
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Jane Boggess (1829-Bef 1854)
       Marr: 7 Mar 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia  1138 
     Spouse: Martha Jane Rhodes (Abt 1837-      )
       Marr: 26 Sep 1854 - Jackson County, Virginia



3 M Joel P. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1834 - Botetourt County, Virginia 2,5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary E. Walker (      -      )
       Marr: 16 Sep 1885 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



4 F Nancy A. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1835 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 M John A. Thomas

       Born: Jun 1835 - Botetourt County, Virginia 1,88
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Roxalena Silman (1835-      )
       Marr: 29 Mar 1855 - Kanawha County, Virginia  512 



6 M Archibald D. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1840 - Kanawha County, Virginia 883
       Died: 
     Buried: 



7 F Elizabeth Thomas

       Born: 1841 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1138
       Died: Bef 1888 44,1142
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Simpson\Simeon Boggess (1828-1865)
       Marr: 1 Apr 1859 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 
     Spouse: William Pleasant Brightwell (Abt 1845-      )
       Marr: 21 Jun 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  88 



8 M Jesse A. Thomas

       Born: Jan 1840 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 25 Jun 1910 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 444
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Jane Shanahan (1843-1910)
       Marr: 31 Mar 1864 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  18 



9 F Cynthia Mary Thomas

       Born: Abt 1844 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 2,5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Andrew Rhodes (Abt 1837-      )
       Marr: 3 May 1860 - Kanawha  County, Virginia  2 



10 M Andrew J. Thomas

       Born: Abt 1848 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Lud Sampson Tate & Dora Edens




Husband Lud Sampson Tate

       Born: 1881 653
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: George W. Tate (1842-      )
     Mother: Louisa Catherine Young (1859-Bef 1890)


    Married: 




Wife Dora Edens

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 


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Jeremiah Holly & Editha\Edelphia Ann Edens




Husband Jeremiah Holly

       Born: Abt 1790 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 26 Oct 1831 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 88

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1829-1875




Wife Editha\Edelphia Ann Edens

       Born: Abt 1815 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Davis Elisha Edens (1780-      )
     Mother: Charlotte Arthur (Abt 1795-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1829-1875



Children
1 M Elijah Holly

       Born: Abt 1833 - Kanawha County, Virginia 539
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Bartholomew Holly

       Born: Abt 1834 - Kanawha County, Virginia 539
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Ann Holly

       Born: Abt 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Andrew J. Burdett (Abt 1832-1887)
       Marr: 21 Jul 1853 - Kanawha County, Virginia  148 



4 F Editha Holly

       Born: Abt 1838 - Hurricane Creek, Kanawha County, Virginia 539
       Died: 23 Jun 1861 - Tuppers Creek, Kanawha County, Virginia 192
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Alfred Moore Edens (1838-Abt 1925)
       Marr: 5 Jan 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 



5 F Ruth Emeline Holly

       Born: Abt 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 88
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Silman (Abt 1802-Bef 1865)
       Marr: 18 Jan 1857 - Kanawha  County, Virginia  88 
     Spouse: Thomas Sexton (Abt 1810-      )
       Marr: 27 Jul 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



6 F Sarah Holly

       Born: Jul 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1,539
       Died: 
     Buried: 



7 F Charlotte Holly

       Born: Abt 1843 - Kanawha County, Virginia 539
       Died: Bef 1880 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Alfred Moore Edens (1838-Abt 1925)
       Marr: 26 Jun 1862 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 



8 M John Holly

       Born: May 1845 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Rebecca Edens (1847-      )
       Marr: 21 Sep 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



9 M Jeremiah Holly

       Born: Abt 1847 - Kanawha County, Virginia 400
       Died: 
     Buried: 



10 M Marshall Holly

       Born: Abt 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Albert Henry Thaxton & Eliza Ann Edens




Husband Albert Henry Thaxton

       Born: 13 Feb 1873 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
       Died: 11 Aug 1950
     Buried: 


     Father: Monroe Scott Thaxton (1834-1919)
     Mother: Mary Jane Legg (1856-1906)


    Married: 10 Sep 1896 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 18

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

Occupation, 1920 - Farmer

Census, 1880 - Kanawha County, WV Poca District Pg49

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist. 59 #291-292

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist.91 #25-26

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-132) Mairs Pct. 4, #158




Wife Eliza Ann Edens

       Born: Mar 1879 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist.91 #25-26

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. Enum. Dist. 59 #291-292

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-132) Mairs Pct. 4, #158



Children
1 F Macel A. Thaxton

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



2 F Nellie G. Thaxton

       Born: Abt 1902 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 91
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Louie (Grandson) Thaxton

       Born: Abt 1918 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 298
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 census: 1 children had been born with 1 still living.
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David Harkins & Elizabeth Edens




Husband David Harkins

       Born: Dec 1821 - (Now) West Virginia 1
       Died: After 1 Jul 1900 1
     Buried: 


     Father: George Harkins (Bef 1800-Bef 1845)
     Mother: Narcissus (Unknown) Harkins (Abt 1800-      )


    Married: 7 Jun 1843 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2112

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation 50 - Cooper

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1518-1553

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1237

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. #352-352

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. #1, Pg19

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist.; Enum. Dist. #61; Fam. #35-35




Wife Elizabeth Edens

       Born: 1824 - Virginia 5
       Died: 17 Dec 1902 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2112
     Buried: 


     Father: Benjamin Edens (1775-Between 1845)
     Mother: Catherine Page (1787-1865)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1518-1553

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1237

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #352

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Charleston District #1, Pg19



Children
1 F Narcissus Catherine Harkins

       Born: Apr 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: George Henry Newhouse (Abt 1836-1895)
       Marr: 25 Jan 1863 - Kanawha County, Virginia  192 



2 F Mary Virginia Harkins

       Born: Sep 1848 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 9 Apr 1926 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2113
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Simon Newhouse (1837-1926)
       Marr: 9 Apr 1864 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  192 



3 F Elizabeth Harkins

       Born: 24 Jun 1853 - Kanawha County, Virginia 6
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Ladora Harkins

       Born: 27 Aug 1860 6
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Wesley Truman (Abt 1849-      )
       Marr: 12 Dec 1875 - Kanawha County, Virginia  88 




General Notes for Child Narcissus Catherine Harkins

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 13 children, of whom 10 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Mary Virginia Harkins

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 10 children, of whom 7 were still alive.
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Sylvester Edens & Ella (Unknown) Edens




Husband Sylvester Edens

       Born: Jun 1886 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Benjamin Franklin Edens (1846-1915)
     Mother: Mary Jane Copen (1851-1932)


    Married: Abt 1907 60

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1900 - Farm Laborer

Occupation, 1910 - Rr Laborer

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. (Ed-51) #243-243

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. (Ed-77) #5-5




Wife Ella (Unknown) Edens

       Born: Abt 1892 - West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Elk Dist. (Ed-77) #5-5



Children
1 M Alfred Edens

       Born: Abt 1908 - West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Howard Edens

       Born: Abt Oct 1909 - West Virginia 60
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Wife's General Notes

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 2 children, of whom 2 were still alive.
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James Franklin Tate & Emily Edens




Husband James Franklin Tate

       Born: Abt 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2114
       Died: 14 Mar 1882 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2115
     Buried: 


     Father: Preston Tate (1820-1897)
     Mother: Mary Emily Holmes (1819-1896)


    Married: Abt 1870 2116

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #911

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District #366

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District Pg26




Wife Emily Edens

       Born: Jan 1849 - Kanawha County, Virginia
       Died: Dec 1910 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 


     Father: James Alexander Edens (1814-1899)
     Mother: Irinda Hubbard (Abt 1821-1888)



Other Spouse: Elijah McMillion (1856-1916) - 17 Aug 1882 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 88

Noted events in her life were:
Alt. Birth, Alt. Birth, Jan 1852 - Kanawha County, Virginia

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1170-1184

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #879

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union District Pg26

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #304-305

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-91) #66-71


Husband's General Notes

From WV Newspapers Obituaries 1880-1893 Vol. 3, pg 53:

The State Tribune
Saturday March 25, 1882

Passed away at his residence in Kanawha County, Poca District, on Tuesday March 14th, 1882, James, son of Press Tate, aged thirty five years. About twelve years ago he married Emma Edens, daughter of J. A. Edens. While God, in his all wise Providence, has seen fit to remove him from this world, and transplant in His kingdom above, we are left to sympathize with his surviving friends. (edited)
W. A. T.


Wife's General Notes

JAMES F. TATE (b. 1850) was Emily's first husband. Emily later married Elijah McMillion on Aug. 17, 1882.

Per 1900 census: 4 children had been born with 3 still living.


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