Hosted websites will become read-only beginning in early 2024. At that time, all logins will be disabled, but hosted sites will remain on RootsWeb as static content. Website owners wishing to maintain their sites must migrate to a different hosting provider before 2024 (More info)
The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



picture
Edward Wheeler & Eliza Ann Martin




Husband Edward Wheeler

       Born: Abt 1858 - Kanawha County, Virginia 104
       Died: Bef 1880 - Putnam County, West Virginia 127
     Buried: 
    Married: 30 May 1876 - Putnam County, West Virginia 104




Wife Eliza Ann Martin 27

       Born: Jun 1852 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Martin (Abt 1813-      )
     Mother: Caroline Melton (Abt 1816-      )



Other Spouse: Francis Marion Ray (1842-1928) - Abt 1883 - Not On Cd #241 60,980

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #244-229

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg21

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #272-273

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) Sissonville #177-177

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-131) Pct. 2, #19-19



Children
1 F Evelener Wheeler

       Born: Abt 1878 - Putnam County, West Virginia 127
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Clara Edna Wheeler

       Born: Mar 1879 - Putnam County, West Virginia 1
       Died: Bef 1909 44
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Robert Gibson (1865-      )
       Marr: 28 Mar 1894 - Sissonville, Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




Wife's General Notes

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 4 children, of whom 4 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Clara Edna Wheeler

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 3 children, of whom 2 were still alive.
picture

Francis Marion Ray & Eliza Ann Martin




Husband Francis Marion Ray

       Born: 22 Nov 1842 - Jackson County, Virginia 185
       Died: 18 Apr 1928 - Probably Kanawha County, West Virginia 980
     Buried: 


     Father: William S. Ray (1809-1882)
     Mother: Mary Strain (Abt 1811-1866)


    Married: Abt 1883 - Not On Cd #241 60,980

Other Spouse: America M. Williams (Abt 1834-Abt 1880) - 26 Mar 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

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

Occupation, 1910 - Farmer

Occupation, 1920 - Retired Farmer

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

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #272-273

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) Sissonville #177-177

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-131) Pct. 2, #19-19




Wife Eliza Ann Martin 27

       Born: Jun 1852 - Putnam County, Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Martin (Abt 1813-      )
     Mother: Caroline Melton (Abt 1816-      )



Other Spouse: Edward Wheeler (Abt 1858-Bef 1880) - 30 May 1876 - Putnam County, West Virginia 104

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #244-229

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Poca District Pg21

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-59) #272-273

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-90) Sissonville #177-177

Census, 1920 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-131) Pct. 2, #19-19



Children
1 F Osa A. Ray

       Born: Jan 1886 - West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Schmittauer (      -      )  2723 



2 F Althea Ray

       Born: Dec 1887 - West Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 




Husband's General Notes

A major subject of the Laidley Book, pg 829.


Wife's General Notes

Per the 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 4 children, of whom 4 were still alive.
picture

Miles Martin & Eliza Jane Martin




Husband Miles Martin

       Born: 3 Jan 1823 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1455
       Died: 26 Sep 1890 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1455
     Buried: 


     Father: John E. Martin (1799-1874)
     Mother: Mary J. Huddleston (1804-Abt 1875)


    Married: 27 Dec 1852 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1455

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

Census, 1850 - Fayette Co, VA #321-321

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV N. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg29




Wife Eliza Jane Martin

       Born: 21 May 1833 - Fayette County, Virginia 1455
       Died: 15 Jul 1901 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1455
     Buried: 


     Father: Job Martin (1806-1884)
     Mother: Sally Burgess (1811-Bef 1841)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Fayette Co, VA #78-78

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV N. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg29



Children
1 M John A. Martin

       Born: Abt 1855 - (Now) West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Thomas Martin

       Born: Abt 1858 - (Now) West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Augustus G. Martin

       Born: Abt 1860 - (Now) West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Rachel B. Clark (Abt 1867-      )
       Marr: 24 Apr 1883 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



4 M F. Jenkins Martin

       Born: Abt 1862 - (Now) West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F Martha H. Martin

       Born: Abt 1865 - Fayette County, Virginia 18
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John P. W. Richards (1864-      )
       Marr: 29 Apr 1885 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  18 




picture
Lafayette Shaver & Eliza Virginia Martin




Husband Lafayette Shaver

       Born: 6 Nov 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia
       Died: 27 Jun 1914 - Kanawha County, West Virginia
     Buried: 


     Father: Paul Shaver (1809-1861)
     Mother: Caroline Sarah Harper (1813-1864)


    Married: 20 Jun 1858 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1354

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

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1274-1292

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #726

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District #204-204

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca District Pg7

Census, 1900 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-58) #129-130

Census, 1910 - Kanawha Co, WV Poca Dist. (Ed-89) #80-81

Military, 1910 - Union Army Vet.




Wife Eliza Virginia Martin

       Born: 2 Jun 1837 - Virginia
       Died: 8 Dec 1883
     Buried: 


     Father: Dioclesian C. Martin (1807-1878)
     Mother: Catherine Kidd (1812-1886)



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha County Virginia #726

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co. VA #1243-1260

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co. WV Poca District #204-204

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co. WV Poca District Pg7



Children
1 M Jesse Martin Shaffer

       Born: 22 Jul 1856 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 1932 - Putnam County, West Virginia 1731
     Buried:  - Schowen Cemetery, Bancroft, Putnam Co, WV 1731
     Spouse: Mary A. Harper (1862-      )
       Marr: 8 Nov 1877 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



2 M William B. Shaver

       Born: 22 Jun 1859 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Rosa C. Shaver

       Born: 9 Aug 1860 - Kanawha County, Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles W. Monk (1860-      )
       Marr: Not On Cd#241



4 F Virginia E. Shaver

       Born: 17 Sep 1861 - Kanawha County, Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Andrew J. Ray (1867-      )
       Marr: 21 Jan 1891 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



5 M Marcus Lafayette Shaffer

       Born: 11 Sep 1863 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 3 Mar 1915 - Putnam County, West Virginia
     Buried:  - Schowen Cemetery, Bancroft, Putnam Co, WV
     Spouse: Sarah Christopher (1866-1946)
       Marr: 29 Mar 1887 - Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio



6 M Andrew Johnson Shaver

       Born: 7 May 1866 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Ida M. Burgess (1872-      )
       Marr: 1 Dec 1890 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



7 F Nancy Alice Shaver

       Born: 28 Oct 1867 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 



8 M Dioclesian Martin Shaver

       Born: 23 May 1869 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Nancy C. Dawson (1873-      )
       Marr: 25 Sep 1889 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



9 F Cynthia F. Shaver

       Born: 24 Jan 1871 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 27
       Died: 
     Buried: 



10 M Thomas Stanton Shaver

       Born: 26 Feb 1873 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 



11 F Minnie Galina Shaver 1868

       Born: 20 Oct 1876 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 27
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Wesley Moore (1871-      )
       Marr: 30 Apr 1893 - Roane County, West Virginia  13 



12 M James Hayes Shaver

       Born: 19 Sep 1877 - Kanawha  County, West Virginia 27
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Rosia A. (Unknown) Shaver (Abt 1885-      )
       Marr: Abt 1906  60 




Husband's General Notes

In some records, this name is spelled "Shaffer".


General Notes for Child Rosa C. Shaver

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 12 children, of whom 9 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Virginia E. Shaver

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 3 children, of whom 3 were still alive.


General Notes for Child Dioclesian Martin Shaver

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census, she had given birth to 4 children, of whom 4 were still alive.
picture

John S. Melton & Elizabeth Martin




Husband John S. Melton

       Born: Abt 1829 - Kanawha County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Jesse Melton (Bef 1800-Bef 1850) 1982
     Mother: Sarah Tucker (Abt 1810-      )


    Married: 30 Dec 1866 - Putnam County, West Virginia 104

Other Spouse: Martha Hedrick (Abt 1829-Bef 1866) - 16 Jun 1853 - Putnam County, Virginia 104

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

Occupation, 1870 - Keeping Grocery

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #339-349

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #241-226




Wife Elizabeth Martin

       Born: Abt 1841 - Kanawha  County, Virginia 104
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Martin (Abt 1813-      )
     Mother: Caroline Melton (Abt 1816-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #268-276

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Hutton Dist. #241-226



Children
1 F Emma Blanche Melton

       Born: Abt 1868 - Putnam County, West Virginia 56
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles Edward Dodd (1865-      )
       Marr: 5 Jan 1890 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




picture
Page Stanley & Elizabeth Martin




Husband Page Stanley

       Born: Abt 1800 - Virginia 5
       Died: After 1880 35
     Buried: 
    Married: 13 Aug 1823 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2

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

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1498-1532

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2131

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cab. Ck. Dist. #366-366

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg34




Wife Elizabeth Martin

       Born: Abt 1807 - Virginia
       Died: After 1880 35
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1498-1532

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2131

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cab. Ck. Dist. #366-366

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV No. Cab. Ck. Dist. Pg34



Children
1 M Bayless Stanley

       Born: Abt 1824 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Elizabeth Crawford (Abt 1832-      )
       Marr: 15 Oct 1857 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



2 M Joseph Harris Stanley

       Born: Abt 1832 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Aranna Clark (Abt 1834-      )
       Marr: 6 Sep 1855 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



3 F Margaret Elizabeth Stanley

       Born: Abt 1834 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William Riley Poor (Abt 1831-Bef 1880)
       Marr: 30 Dec 1850 - Kanawha  County, Virginia  2 



4 F Sophronia Stanley

       Born: Abt 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John Hannigan (Abt 1830-      )
       Marr: 26 Apr 1855 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



5 M William Stanley

       Born: Abt 1840 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Eunie(?) (Unknown) Stanley (Abt 1848-      )
       Marr: Not On Cd #241



6 M James A. Stanley

       Born: Abt 1842 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Jane Clark (Abt 1844-      )
       Marr: 14 Dec 1865 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



7 M John Stanley

       Born: Abt 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



8 M Silas R. Stanley

       Born: Abt 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Anna Howery (Abt 1852-Bef 1875)
       Marr: 24 Dec 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 
     Spouse: Charlotte Enicks (Abt 1856-      )
       Marr: 9 Jul 1875 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



9 F Mary C. Stanley

       Born: Abt 1848 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: James R. Perry (      -      )
       Marr: 2 Jan 1882 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



10 F Christina Stanley

       Born: Abt 1852 - Kanawha County, Virginia 17
       Died: 
     Buried: 



11 F Julia (Grandchild) Stanley

       Born: Abt 1875 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 35
       Died: 
     Buried: 




picture
John Nottingham & Elizabeth Martin




Husband John Nottingham

       Born: Abt 1872 - Clay County, West Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 20 Nov 1892 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2




Wife Elizabeth Martin

       Born: Abt 1873 - Nicholas County, West Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 


picture
William Martin & Elizabeth (Unknown) Martin




Husband William Martin

       Born: Bef 1800 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married:  - ???




Wife Elizabeth (Unknown) Martin

       Born: Abt 1802 - Kentucky 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 M William Martin

       Born: Abt 1831 - Bedford County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Elizabeth Young (Abt 1834-      )
       Marr: 5 Jun 1856 - Kanawha County, Virginia  2 



2 M John Martin

       Born: Abt 1837 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M James Martin

       Born: Abt 1842 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 F Elvira Martin

       Born: Apr 1845 - Virginia 1
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Benjamin Slack (Abt 1819-      )
       Marr: 23 Apr 1871 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




General Notes for Child Elvira Martin

Per 1900 Kanawha Co, WV census: she had given birth to 3 children, of whom 1 were still alive.
picture

Joseph Martin & Elizabeth (Unknown) Martin




Husband Joseph Martin

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Elizabeth (Unknown) Martin

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 M Ephriam Martin

       Born: Abt 1836 - Fayette County, Virginia 2
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Fox (Abt 1841-      )
       Marr: 30 Dec 1864 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 




picture
Henry L. Taylor & Elizabeth A. Martin




Husband Henry L. Taylor

       Born: Abt 1815 - Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 28 Feb 1838 - Amherst County, Virginia 39

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

Census, 1850 - Amherst Co, VA #605-605




Wife Elizabeth A. Martin

       Born: Abt 1820 - Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Amherst Co, VA #605-605



Children
1 M John Taylor

       Born: Abt 1840 - Amherst County, Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Martha Taylor

       Born: Abt 1842 - Amherst County, Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 F Elizabeth Taylor

       Born: Abt 1844 - Amherst County, Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M William Taylor

       Born: Abt 1847 - Amherst County, Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F Jane Taylor

       Born: Abt 1849 - Amherst County, Virginia 1634
       Died: 
     Buried: 



6 F Eliza E. Taylor

       Born: Abt 1850 - Amherst County, Virginia 109
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: James Madison Hicks (Abt 1840-      )
       Marr: 28 Jan 1869 - Putnam County, West Virginia  82 




Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 7 Oct 2004 with Legacy 4.0 from Millennia