Amanda J. Holcomb

F, #16301, b. Jan 1836, d. 10 Apr 1911
FatherHenry Holcomb b. between 1800 and 1810, d. Dec 1846
MotherLeah Harrah b. circa 1810, d. Oct 1861
Birth*Jan 1836 Amanda was born at VA in Jan 1836.1 
 She was the daughter of Henry Holcomb and Leah Harrah
(Witness) Census7 Aug 1850 Amanda J. Holcomb appeared on the census of 7 Aug 1850 in the household of Leah Harrah at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census2 Aug 1860 Amanda J. Holcomb appeared on the census of 2 Aug 1860 in the household of Zachariah Wood and Eliza Jane Withrow at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.2 
Census9 Sep 1870 Amanda J. Holcomb appeared on the census as head of household at Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1870.2 
Census3 Jun 1880 She appeared on the census as head of household at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 3 Jun 1880.2 
Num Child*3 Jun 1900 She had 5 children, with 5 living at the time of the census in 1900.1 
Census3 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census as head of household at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 3 Jun 1900.2 
Death*10 Apr 1911 Amanda died on 10 Apr 1911 at Grassy Meadows, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 75.3,4 
Burial* Her body was interred at Grassy Meadows, Greenbrier Co, WV, at McElhenny Cem.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Aug 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VALeah Harrah, Amanda J. Holcomb, James William Holcomb, Mary Ann Holcomb, Lucretia Hannah Holcomb, Robert Mc. Holcomb, Samuel H. Holcomb and John R. Holcomb2
2 Aug 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAZachariah Wood, Eliza Jane Withrow, America Ann Holcomb and Amanda J. Holcomb2
9 Sep 1870Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WVAmanda J. Holcomb, America Ann Holcomb, Hazel Holcomb, Edward W. Holcomb, Elizabeth C. Holcomb and Lilly Ellen Holcomb2
3 Jun 1880Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVAmanda J. Holcomb, America Ann Holcomb, Hazel Holcomb, Edward W. Holcomb, Elizabeth C. Holcomb, Lilly Ellen Holcomb and Bernard Davis Holcomb2
3 Jun 1900Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVAmanda J. Holcomb, Patrick Walsh and America Ann Holcomb2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S936] DAR application, Member 685139, online at http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/…, accessed September 2013.
  4. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.

Robert Mc. Holcomb

M, #16302, b. circa 1844, d. 1899
FatherHenry Holcomb b. between 1800 and 1810, d. Dec 1846
MotherLeah Harrah b. circa 1810, d. Oct 1861
Birth*circa 1844 Robert was born at VA circa 1844. 
 He was the son of Henry Holcomb and Leah Harrah
(Witness) Census7 Aug 1850 Robert Mc. Holcomb appeared on the census of 7 Aug 1850 in the household of Leah Harrah at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
Marriage* He married Amanda L. (?).1 
EmploymentJun 1880 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1880 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Census8 Jun 1880 Robert Mc. Holcomb and Amanda L. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Jun 1880.1 
Death*1899 Robert died in 1899.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Aug 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VALeah Harrah, Amanda J. Holcomb, James William Holcomb, Mary Ann Holcomb, Lucretia Hannah Holcomb, Robert Mc. Holcomb, Samuel H. Holcomb and John R. Holcomb1
8 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVRobert Mc. Holcomb and Amanda L. (?)1

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Amanda L. (?).1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S211] Email Karen White, e-mail address, 26 Jan 1997.

Samuel H. Holcomb

M, #16303, b. circa 1846, d. 1862
FatherHenry Holcomb b. between 1800 and 1810, d. Dec 1846
MotherLeah Harrah b. circa 1810, d. Oct 1861
Birth*circa 1846 Samuel was born at VA circa 1846. 
 He was the son of Henry Holcomb and Leah Harrah
(Witness) Census7 Aug 1850 Samuel H. Holcomb appeared on the census of 7 Aug 1850 in the household of Leah Harrah at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
Death*1862 Samuel died in 1862.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Aug 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VALeah Harrah, Amanda J. Holcomb, James William Holcomb, Mary Ann Holcomb, Lucretia Hannah Holcomb, Robert Mc. Holcomb, Samuel H. Holcomb and John R. Holcomb1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S211] Email Karen White, e-mail address, 26 Jan 1997.

John R. Holcomb

M, #16304, b. circa 1849
FatherHenry Holcomb b. between 1800 and 1810, d. Dec 1846
MotherLeah Harrah b. circa 1810, d. Oct 1861
Birth*circa 1849 John was born at VA circa 1849. John was enumerated in the 1850 census, age 1. It is not clear if he is a son of Leah's born after her husband died, or the son of one of Leah's daughters..1 
 He was the son of Henry Holcomb and Leah Harrah
(Witness) Census7 Aug 1850 John R. Holcomb appeared on the census of 7 Aug 1850 in the household of Leah Harrah at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census30 Aug 1860 John R. Holcomb appeared on the census of 30 Aug 1860 in the household of James William Holcomb and Rufina Kincaid at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Aug 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VALeah Harrah, Amanda J. Holcomb, James William Holcomb, Mary Ann Holcomb, Lucretia Hannah Holcomb, Robert Mc. Holcomb, Samuel H. Holcomb and John R. Holcomb1
30 Aug 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAJames William Holcomb, Rufina Kincaid, Virginia E. Holcomb, Preston Holcomb, Leah Harrah and John R. Holcomb1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Lelia Mayfield Riffe

F, #16314, b. 2 Feb 1875, d. 8 Nov 1875
FatherAndrew Lewis Riffe b. 2 May 1848, d. 12 Oct 1908
MotherMildred Jane 'Milly' Alderson b. 17 Feb 1850, d. 7 Jul 1883
Birth*2 Feb 1875 Lelia was born on 2 Feb 1875.1 
 She was the daughter of Andrew Lewis Riffe and Mildred Jane 'Milly' Alderson
Death*8 Nov 1875 Lelia died on 8 Nov 1875.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Old Greenbrier Bapt Cem. 

Citations

  1. [S2452] Letter of Janet Martin, Meadow Creek, WV, Feb. 1996.

Cornelia Ash Riffe

F, #16315, b. 20 Nov 1880, d. 10 May 1882
FatherAndrew Lewis Riffe b. 2 May 1848, d. 12 Oct 1908
MotherMildred Jane 'Milly' Alderson b. 17 Feb 1850, d. 7 Jul 1883
Birth*20 Nov 1880 Cornelia was born on 20 Nov 1880. 
 She was the daughter of Andrew Lewis Riffe and Mildred Jane 'Milly' Alderson
Death*10 May 1882 Cornelia died on 10 May 1882 at age 1. 
Burial* Her body was interred at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Old Greenbrier Bapt Cem. Tombstone reads: "daughter of A.L. & M.J.". 

Charles Hughart Pugh1,2

M, #16350, b. 16 Apr 1885
FatherDavid Pugh b. 1854, d. 1908
MotherWillie Ann Hughart b. 31 Mar 1857, d. 22 May 1929
Birth*16 Apr 1885 Charles was born at WV on 16 Apr 1885.3,2 
 He was the son of David Pugh and Willie Ann Hughart
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 Charles Hughart Pugh appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of David Pugh and Willie Ann Hughart at Sewell Mtn Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census5 May 1910 Charles Hughart Pugh appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 in the household of Willie Ann Hughart at Mabscott Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: engineer in Sep 1918 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV. Locomotive, Virginian Raiway Co.2 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Charles Hughart Pugh registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Mercer Co, WV.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Charles Hughart Pugh and Willie Ann Hughart resided at 303 Highland Ave, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: engineer in Jan 1920 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV. Locomotive.1 
Census*23 Jan 1920 Charles Hughart Pugh appeared on the census as head of household at 303 Highland Ave, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 23 Jan 1920.1 
Residence*May 1929 He resided at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, in May 1929.4 
(informant) Death22 May 1929 Charles was informant for the death of Willie Ann Hughart at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 22 May 1929.5,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Sewell Mtn Dist, Fayette Co, WVDavid Pugh, Willie Ann Hughart, Minnie A. Pugh, Joseph Glen Pugh, Bertha Frances Pugh, Charles Hughart Pugh and Mabel A. Pugh1
5 May 1910Mabscott Pct, Raleigh Co, WVWillie Ann Hughart, Charles Hughart Pugh and Mabel A. Pugh1
23 Jan 1920303 Highland Ave, Princeton, Mercer Co, WVCharles Hughart Pugh and Willie Ann Hughart1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, of Willie Anne Hughart Pugh.
  5. [S67] Larry Shuck, Shuck, Fleshman, & Sidenstricker Families.
  6. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.