The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004

The Kanawha County Family Tree Project October 07, 2004



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Woodson Martin & Susan Warner




Husband Woodson Martin

       Born: 1822 - Kanawha County, Virginia
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 29 Feb 1844 - Mason County, Virginia 39

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

Census, 1850 - Mason Co, VA #94-95




Wife Susan Warner

       Born: Abt 1826 - Virginia 103
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Boredidge Warner (Abt 1792-After 1870)
     Mother: Susanna Hill (Abt 1793-After 1870) 609



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Mason Co, VA #94-95



Children
1 M Moses Martin

       Born: Abt 1846 - Mason County, Virginia 103
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M James F. Martin

       Born: Abt 1848 - Mason County, Virginia 103
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Royal G. Pierce & Margaret Martindale




Husband Royal G. Pierce 1483

       Born: Abt 1825 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married:  - Ohio?

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

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Curry Dist. Pg6




Wife Margaret Martindale 1483

       Born: 1825 - Ohio 41,111
       Died: 1907 1840
     Buried:  - Hurricane Cemetery, Putnam County, West Virginia 1840

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Curry Dist. Pg6



Children
1 M Almon Pierce

       Born: Abt 1847 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Lucy Pierce

       Born: Abt 1851 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M Cyrus Pierce

       Born: Abt 1852 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Florence (Unknown) Pierce (Abt 1852-      )
       Marr: Ohio?



4 F Ruth Ellen Pierce

       Born: 23 May 1853 - Meigs County, Ohio 1483
       Died: 1935 - Putnam County, West Virginia 922
     Buried:  - Hurricane Cemetery, Virginia Ave, Hurricane, Putnam Co, WV 922
     Spouse: Mathais Croy Rupe (1821-1908)  1483 
       Marr: 18 Apr 1875 - Putnam County, West Virginia  82  ,1483 



5 F Margaret V. Pierce

       Born: 6 May 1866 - Ohio 111
       Died: 19 Dec 1954 1840
     Buried:  - Hurricane Cemetery, Putnam County, West Virginia 1840



6 M Sherman Pierce

       Born: Abt 1867 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



7 M Burton Pierce

       Born: Abt 1871 - Ohio 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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Joel Ruffner & Diana S. Marye




Husband Joel Ruffner

       Born: 11 Dec 1802 - Kanawha County, Virginia 185
       Died: 8 Sep 1882 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 1835
     Buried: 


     Father: Daniel Ruffner (1779-1865) 65
     Mother: Elizabeth Painter (Abt 1769-1841)


    Married: 9 Nov 1827 - Shenandoah County, Virginia

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

Occupation, 1870 - Farmer

Occupation, 1880 - Retired Farmer

Census, 1830 - Kanawha Co, VA #211-24

Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1984-2034

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1140

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. #565-565

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. #1, Pg22




Wife Diana S. Marye

       Born: 21 Oct 1809 - Shenandoah Valley, Page County, Virginia 185
       Died: 23 Oct 1881 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 448
     Buried: 


     Father: William Stage Marye (      -      ) 985
     Mother: Mary Ruffner (Bef 1785-      ) 985



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Kanawha Co, VA #1984-2034

Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #1140

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. #565-565

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Chas. Dist. #1, Pg22



Children
1 F Mary Elizabeth Ruffner

       Born: Abt Mar 1829 - Virginia 2728
       Died: 22 Jun 1830 - Kanawha County, Virginia 2728
     Buried: 



2 F Frances Eleanor Ruffner

       Born: 1830 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: Bef 1911 985
     Buried: 
     Spouse: David Lewis Ruffner (1829-1896)
       Marr: 7 Jul 1853  1080 



3 F Virginia Ruffner

       Born: Abt 1832 1074
       Died: Bef 1911 985
     Buried: 



4 F Anna Mary Ruffner

       Born: 1834 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: After 1911 985
     Buried:  - Never Married



5 M William Mayre Ruffner

       Born: 1836 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 



6 M Alexander Ruffner

       Born: 4 Apr 1837 - Kanawha County, Virginia 185
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Mary V. Wallace (1857-      )
       Marr: 30 Oct 1883 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  226 



7 M Daniel Ruffner

       Born: 1838 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1080
       Died: 1862 - Civil War, Tennessee 985
     Buried: 



8 F Daughter Ruffner

       Born: Abt 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1074
       Died: Abt 1839 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1074
     Buried: 



9 M Joel Ruffner

       Born: 1840 - Greenbrier County, Virginia 30,819,1080
       Died: 25 Oct 1861 - Civil War, White Sulphur Springs, Virginia 30,1129
     Buried: 



10 F Lydia Diana Ruffner

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



11 F Catherine A. Ruffner

       Born: 1844 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William H. Fant (      -      )  1080 
       Marr: 11 Dec 1878 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



12 F Jane Ann Ruffner

       Born: Abt 1846 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: William A. Dorsey (Abt 1850-      )  1074 
       Marr: 22 Dec 1891 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



13 F Theda E. Ruffner

       Born: 1847 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: (Unknown) Brans (      -      )  1074 



14 F Willie A. Ruffner

       Born: 1849 - Kanawha County, Virginia 5
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Charles C. Blaine (      -      )  1074 
       Marr: 2 Mar 1875 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



15 F Louisa B. Ruffner

       Born: 1851 - Kanawha County, Virginia 1080
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: John W. Hopper (      -      )  1074 
       Marr: 16 Feb 1878 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 



16 M James Augustus Ruffner

       Born: 28 Nov 1853 - Kanawha County, Virginia 985
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Caroline (Bach?) Boeh (1858-      )  1130 
       Marr: Abt 1883 - Tuscon, Arizona  1129 




Husband's General Notes

1830 Kanawha Co, VA census: 1 male 20-30; 1 female 20-30; and 2 slaves.


Wife's General Notes

From West Virginia Newspapers Obituaries 1880-1893, Vol. 3, pg. 15:

The Nicholas Chronicle
Saturday November 3, 1881

Mrs. Dinah Ruffner, wife of Col. Joel Ruffner, died at her home near Charleston, Kanawha County, on Sunday last, in the 73rd year of her age. She was an estimable christian lady, who was married to Col. Ruffner in 1827, and was the mother of sixteen children; eleven of whom survive her. She was a native of Shenandoah County, Virginia.


General Notes for Child Mary Elizabeth Ruffner

From WV Newspaper Obituaries 1822-1899 Vol.1, pg.6:

Kanawha Register
July 25, 1830

Died on the 22nd ult. Mary Elizabeth, daughter of Joel and Diana Ruffner, aged 15 months.


General Notes for Child Anna Mary Ruffner

Per Laidley, never married.


General Notes for Child William Mayre Ruffner

Per Laidley, never married.


General Notes for Child Alexander Ruffner

A main subject of the Laidley Book, pg.418-419. One of 16 children; 6th born.


General Notes for Child Lydia Diana Ruffner

Per Laidley, never married.


General Notes for Child James Augustus Ruffner

A major subject of the Laidley Book, pgs. 631-632.
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William Stage Marye & Mary Ruffner




Husband William Stage Marye 985

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 20 Apr 1802 - Shanandoah County, Virginia 39




Wife Mary Ruffner 985

       Born: Bef 1785 41
       Died: 
     Buried: 



Children
1 F Diana S. Marye

       Born: 21 Oct 1809 - Shenandoah Valley, Page County, Virginia 185
       Died: 23 Oct 1881 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 448
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Joel Ruffner (1802-1882)
       Marr: 9 Nov 1827 - Shenandoah County, Virginia



2 M George T. Marye 1129

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 




General Notes for Child Diana S. Marye

From West Virginia Newspapers Obituaries 1880-1893, Vol. 3, pg. 15:

The Nicholas Chronicle
Saturday November 3, 1881

Mrs. Dinah Ruffner, wife of Col. Joel Ruffner, died at her home near Charleston, Kanawha County, on Sunday last, in the 73rd year of her age. She was an estimable christian lady, who was married to Col. Ruffner in 1827, and was the mother of sixteen children; eleven of whom survive her. She was a native of Shenandoah County, Virginia.
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(Unknown) Mash & Wanda Young




Husband (Unknown) Mash 834

       Born: 
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 




Wife Wanda Young 834

       Born: 1925 834
       Died: 1984 834
     Buried:  - Cross Creek Cemetery; Buffalo, Putnam Co, WV 834


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(Unknown) Mash & Barbara Ellen Suttle




Husband (Unknown) Mash

       Born: Abt 1860 - Putnam County, Virginia 82
       Died: 
     Buried: 
    Married: 17 Mar 1881 - Putnam County, West Virginia 82




Wife Barbara Ellen Suttle

       Born: Abt 1859 - Putnam County, Virginia 82
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Franklin L. Suttle (Abt 1825-Bef 1880)
     Mother: Mary Ann Dixon (Abt 1833-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. #266-264

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Scott Dist. Pg23


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Cornelius P. Mash & Mary C. Seachrist




Husband Cornelius P. Mash

       Born: Abt 1849 - (Now) West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Mash (Abt 1828-Bef 1870)
     Mother: Susannah Steele (Abt 1828-      ) 1526


    Married: 26 Dec 1881 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Other Spouse: Caroline Hundley (Abt 1855-      ) - 10 Nov 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia 2

Other Spouse: Luella Cook (Abt 1850-      ) - 11 Jul 1882 - Putnam County, West Virginia 104

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

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #61-67

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Creek District #115

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Creek District Pg47




Wife Mary C. Seachrist

       Born: 25 Nov 1855 - Kanawha County, Virginia 31
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Henry Seachrist (Bef 1830-Bef 1860)
     Mother: Barbara Jarrett (Abt 1831-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1860 - Kanawha Co, VA #2231


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James Mash & Susannah Steele




Husband James Mash

       Born: Abt 1828 - Virginia 115
       Died: Bef 1870 25
     Buried: 


     Father: Thomas (Or Mash) Marsh (Abt 1800-      )
     Mother: Malinda Jollett (Abt 1804-      )


    Married:  - Not On Cd #229

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

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #61-67




Wife Susannah Steele 1526

       Born: Abt 1828 - Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 

Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #61-67

Census, 1870 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Creek District #115

Census, 1880 - Kanawha Co, WV Cabin Creek District Pg47



Children
1 F Lucinda F. Mash

       Born: 22 Jan 1844 - Mason County, Virginia 1526
       Died: 11 Jul 1932 - West Virginia 1526
     Buried: 
     Status: Mother:Unknown
     Spouse: Henry R. Perry (1839-1897)
       Marr: 29 Oct 1863 - Mason County, Virginia  39 



2 M Cornelius P. Mash

       Born: Abt 1849 - (Now) West Virginia 25
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Caroline Hundley (Abt 1855-      )
       Marr: 10 Nov 1876 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 
     Spouse: Mary C. Seachrist (1855-      )
       Marr: 26 Dec 1881 - Kanawha County, West Virginia  2 
     Spouse: Luella Cook (Abt 1850-      )
       Marr: 11 Jul 1882 - Putnam County, West Virginia  104 




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Joseph A. J. Mash & Eliza Jane Steel




Husband Joseph A. J. Mash

       Born: Abt 1834 - Rockingham County, Virginia 82
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Thomas (Or Mash) Marsh (Abt 1800-      )
     Mother: Malinda Jollett (Abt 1804-      )


    Married: 20 Aug 1854 - Putnam County, Virginia 82

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

Occupation, 1860 - Laborer

Occupation, 1870 - Farm Laborer

Occupation, 1880 - Hand On Farm

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #65-71

Census, 1860 - Putnam Co, VA #908-796

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. #120-118

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. Pg1




Wife Eliza Jane Steel

       Born: Abt 1828 - Kanawha County, Virginia 115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Steel (Bef 1805-Bef 1850) 104
     Mother: Elizabeth Kiser (Abt 1805-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #132-140

Census, 1860 - Putnam Co, VA #908-796

Census, 1870 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. #120-118

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Buffalo Dist. Pg1



Children
1 F America Mash

       Born: Abt 1856 - Putnam County, Virginia 109
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 F Minerva J. Mash

       Born: Abt 1858 - Putnam County, Virginia 104
       Died: 
     Buried: 
     Spouse: Jonathan Fielder (Abt 1853-      )
       Marr: 21 Jun 1874 - Putnam County, Virginia  104 



3 M James M. Mash

       Born: Abt 1865 - Putnam County, West Virginia 109
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M Robert Lee Mash

       Born: Abt 1868 - Putnam County, West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 F Elizabeth Mash

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




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John A. Steel & Julia A. F. Mash




Husband John A. Steel

       Born: Abt 1830 - Virginia 111,115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: James Steel (Bef 1805-Bef 1850) 104
     Mother: Elizabeth Kiser (Abt 1805-      )


    Married: 4 Jul 1852 - Putnam County, Virginia 82

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

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #132-140 W/Mother

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #35-38 W/ Col. F. Woody Family

Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Union Dist. Pg13




Wife Julia A. F. Mash

       Born: Abt 1830 - Virginia 111,115
       Died: 
     Buried: 


     Father: Thomas (Or Mash) Marsh (Abt 1800-      )
     Mother: Malinda Jollett (Abt 1804-      )



Noted events in her life were:
Census, 1880 - Putnam Co, WV Union Dist. Pg13

Census, 1850 - Putnam Co, VA #65-71



Children
1 F Sarah F. Steel

       Born: Abt 1855 - Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



2 M Abram L. Steel

       Born: Abt 1862 - Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



3 M William H. Steel

       Born: Abt 1864 - West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



4 M Robert C. Steel

       Born: Abt 1867 - West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 



5 M Harry Steel

       Born: Abt 1871 - West Virginia 111
       Died: 
     Buried: 




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