The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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John Kirby & Emma Taylor




Husband John Kirby

       Born: Abt 1847 - West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Coleman H. Kirby (Abt 1808-      ) 67
     Mother: Elizabeth H. Johnston (      -      ) 67


    Married: 18 Dec 1877 - Nicholas County, West Virginia 13

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Works At Locks

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg15




Wife Emma Taylor

       Born: Abt 1862 - West Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg15



Children
1 M Luther H. Kirby

       Born: Aug 1879 - West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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John Ross Kirby & Mary Isabell Simpson




Husband John Ross Kirby

       Born: Abt 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 25 May 1895 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Mary Isabell Simpson

       Born: 12 Sep 1864 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Peter Simpson (1821-1897)
     Mother: Mildred Thomas (1823-1907)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. #300-300

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. Pg2


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John W. Kirby & Nancy Tucker




Husband John W. Kirby

       Born: Abt 1842 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: 
     Mother: Addie (Unknown) Kirby (      -      )


    Married: 8 Feb 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Nancy Tucker

       Born: Abt 1848 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5,17
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James R. Tucker (Abt 1810-Bef 1870)
     Mother: Emily Moles (Abt 1815-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #710-714

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1181


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Henry Ruffner & Laura J. Kirby




Husband Henry Ruffner

       Born: 16 Jan 1790 - Shenandoah County, Virginia 572
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: David C. Ruffner (1767-1843) 65
     Mother: Lydia Ann Brumbach (1766-1852) 1371


    Married: 20 Nov 1849 572

Other Spouse: Sarah Mintgomery Lyle (      -Bef 1849) 1273 - 30 Mar 1819 - Rockbridge County, Virginia 39

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation 1273 - Presbyterian Preacher

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2015




Wife Laura J. Kirby

       Born: Abt 1828 - Maryland 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #2015


Husband's General Notes

Dr. of Divinity; organized the firstPresbyterian Church in Kanawha Co, WV; in 1836: elected President of Washington College (now Washington and Lee University); author of the "Ruffner Pamphlet" an anti-slavery panphley published in 1847; founder of Mercer Acedemy in Charleston, WV. [see CD#520: Pioneers and Their Homes on the Upper Kanawha, The Salines, pg. 126.]
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Lewis B. Kirby & Cora J. Perry




Husband Lewis B. Kirby

       Born: Abt 1874 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Wade H. Kirby (Abt 1846-      )
     Mother: Margaret Canterbury (Abt 1838-      )


    Married: 24 Dec 1894 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. Pg2




Wife Cora J. Perry

       Born: Abt 1877 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 27
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James W. Perry (Abt 1854-      )
     Mother: Mary Jane Stanley (Abt 1858-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Creek District Pg46


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William M. Sparks & Mary Frances Kirby




Husband William M. Sparks

       Born: Abt 1857 - West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 16 Mar 1877 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. Pg33




Wife Mary Frances Kirby

       Born: Abt 1854 - West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Coleman H. Kirby (Abt 1808-      ) 67
     Mother: Elizabeth H. Johnston (      -      ) 67



Noted events in her life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Farmer

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Union Dist. Pg33



Children
1 M Sandy C. Sparks

       Born: Abt 1878 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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James V. Martin & Mary Jane Kirby




Husband James V. Martin

       Born: Abt 1834 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: 
     Mother: Nancy (Unknown) Martin (Abt 1801-      )


    Married: 3 Nov 1870 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

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

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #157-160

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1637

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. Pg6




Wife Mary Jane Kirby

       Born: Abt 1846 - Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Wyatt Kirby (Abt 1809-      )
     Mother: Magdaline Fifer (Abt 1815-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Roanoke Co, VA #585-585

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2118

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. Pg6



Children
1 F Nancy M. Martin

       Born: Abt 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M J. L. Martin

       Born: Abt 1873 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F S. M. Martin

       Born: Abt 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Sallie A. Martin

       Born: Abt 1879 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F M. M. Martin

       Born: Feb 1880 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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William Kirby & Nancy (Unknown) Kirby




Husband William Kirby

       Born: Abt 1831 - Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 

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

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. #287-287




Wife Nancy (Unknown) Kirby

       Born: Abt 1850 - Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Louden Dist. #287-287



Children
1 M Andrew Kirby

       Born: Abt 1866 - West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Corrilda Kirby

       Born: Abt 1869 - West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Ross Kirby & Ella Vickers




Husband Ross Kirby

       Born: Abt 1800 - Virginia Or Ohio 5
       Died: Bef 1860 17
     Buried: 
    Married: 12 Apr 1834 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #1451-1548




Wife Ella Vickers

       Born: Abt 1807 - Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #1451-1548

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co. VA #1632 "Eve"



Children
1 F Delilah Kirby

       Born: Abt 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Jacob McNeil (      -      )
       Marr: 2 Sep 1852 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



2 M John Kirby

       Born: Abt 1842 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Rutha Kirby

       Born: Mar 1845 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Samuel H. Canterbury (1835-      )
       Marr: 25 Apr 1868 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



4 F Lucy Kirby

       Born: Feb 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William A. Canterbury (Abt 1834-      )
       Marr: 25 Apr 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



5 M Wade H. Kirby

       Born: Abt 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Margaret Canterbury (Abt 1838-      )
       Marr: 5 Sep 1868 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



6 M Eli Kirby

       Born: Apr 1850 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Sarah Canterbury (Abt 1850-      )
       Marr: 27 Jun 1872 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




General Notes for Child Rutha Kirby

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 7 children, of whom 6 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Lucy Kirby

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 7 children, of whom 7 were still alive. (???)
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Lewis R. Winkler & S. L. Kirby




Husband Lewis R. Winkler

       Born: Abt 1854 - Scioto County, Ohio 82
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 14 Dec 1878 - Putnam County, West Virginia 82

Other Spouse: Annie Boyd (Abt 1868-      ) - 24 Jan 1889 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Noted events in his life were:
Occupation, 1880 - Works On Farm

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. Pg3




Wife S. L. Kirby

       Born: Abt 1857 - Mason County, Virginia 111
       Died: Bef 1889 44
     Buried: 


     Father: William J. Kirby (Abt 1831-      )
     Mother: Mary Catherine Arthur (Abt 1828-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. Pg3


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