James Wellington Wesley Richmond1,2,3

M, #209, b. Aug 1856, d. 4 Jan 1919
FatherJacob Richmond b. circa 1822
MotherRachel Meadows b. circa 1825, d. 26 Aug 1900
Name Variation  James Wellington Wesley Richmond was also known as Wesley W. Richmond.4,2 
Birthcirca 1855 James was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, circa 1855.3,1 
Birth*Aug 1856 James was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, in Aug 1856. Wellington W, b. Greenbrier Co, father Jacob Richmond, farmer, res. Greenbrier Co, mother Rachel, single birth, reported by father.5,6,2 
 He was the son of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows
(Witness) Census31 Jul 1860 James Wellington Wesley Richmond appeared on the census of 31 Jul 1860 in the household of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.3 
(Witness) Census31 Aug 1870 James Wellington Wesley Richmond appeared on the census of 31 Aug 1870 in the household of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows at Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WV.3 
Marriage*10 Apr 1873 He married Samantha D. Richmond at Jumping Branch, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1873. Wellington W. Richmond, age 18, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers Co, par. J & R Richmond, farmer; S.D. Richmond, age 18, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Summers Co, par. A.A. & Mary Richmond; md by Andrew Workman.1 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1880 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Census*29 Jun 1880 James Wellington Wesley Richmond and Samantha D. Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jun 1880.3 
Marriage5 Dec 1881 He married Anna Lee Bragg at Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Dec 1881. W.W. Richmond, age 22, b. Greenbrier Co; Annie Bragg, age 22, b. Fayette Co; md by J.C. Barr.2 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Num Child*2 Jun 1900 James Wellington Wesley Richmond and Anna Lee Bragg had 10 children, with 9 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census*2 Jun 1900 James Wellington Wesley Richmond and Anna Lee Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 2 Jun 1900.3 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: minister in May 1910 at Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Num Child4 May 1910 James Wellington Wesley Richmond and Anna Lee Bragg had 14 children, with 9 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census4 May 1910 James Wellington Wesley Richmond and Anna Lee Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 May 1910.3 
Death*4 Jan 1919 James died on 4 Jan 1919 at age 62.7 
Burial* His body was interred at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at Hilltop Cem.7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jul 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAJacob Richmond, Rachel Meadows, Sarah Richmond, Enos C. Richmond, Clementine Richmond, Hulda Richmond, Elizabeth Richmond, James Wellington Wesley Richmond, Laban George Richmond and Mary Ann Richmond3
31 Aug 1870Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WVJacob Richmond, Rachel Meadows, Hulda Richmond, Elizabeth Richmond, James Wellington Wesley Richmond, Laban George Richmond, Mary Ann Richmond and Benjamin A. Richmond3
29 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJames Wellington Wesley Richmond, Samantha D. Richmond and Oliver Watson Richmond3
2 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJames Wellington Wesley Richmond, Anna Lee Bragg, Lucy J. Richmond, William Robert Richmond, Everett H. Richmond, Bert Shelton Richmond, Maggie V. Richmond, Ashby E. Richmond, Lottie Pearl Richmond, Earl Wesley Richmond and Oliver Watson Richmond3
4 May 1910Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames Wellington Wesley Richmond, Anna Lee Bragg, William Robert Richmond, Everett H. Richmond, Bert Shelton Richmond, Maggie V. Richmond, Ashby E. Richmond, Lottie Pearl Richmond, Earl Wesley Richmond and June Pauline Richmond3

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Apr 1873 He married Samantha D. Richmond at Jumping Branch, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1873. Wellington W. Richmond, age 18, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers Co, par. J & R Richmond, farmer; S.D. Richmond, age 18, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Summers Co, par. A.A. & Mary Richmond; md by Andrew Workman.1 
Child
  • Oliver Watson Richmond3

Partners and Children

Marriage5 Dec 1881 He married Anna Lee Bragg at Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Dec 1881. W.W. Richmond, age 22, b. Greenbrier Co; Annie Bragg, age 22, b. Fayette Co; md by J.C. Barr.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2177] Schiller.
  5. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Greenbrier Co, WV.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), Online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed February 2016.
  8. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Laban George Richmond

M, #210, b. 11 Jun 1858, d. 19 Feb 1937
FatherJacob Richmond b. circa 1822
MotherRachel Meadows b. circa 1825, d. 26 Aug 1900
Birth*11 Jun 1858 Laban was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1858.1,2,3,4 
 He was the son of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows
(Witness) Census31 Jul 1860 Laban George Richmond appeared on the census of 31 Jul 1860 in the household of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census31 Aug 1870 Laban George Richmond appeared on the census of 31 Aug 1870 in the household of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows at Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1880 Laban George Richmond appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1880 in the household of Jacob Richmond and Rachel Meadows at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*16 Sep 1880 He married Martha Ellen Bragg at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1880. Laban G. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers, par. Jacob & Rachael Richmond, farmer; Martha E. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Michael & Rachael Bragg; md by H.C. Tinsley.3 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Census*15 Apr 1930 Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Oma Gwinn, granddaughter, age 12, b. WV.2 
Residence*Feb 1937 Laban George Richmond lived in Feb 1937 at Ramp, Summers Co, WV.5 
Death*19 Feb 1937 Laban died on 19 Feb 1937 at St Lukes Hospital, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, at age 78.5,1 
Burial*20 Feb 1937 His body was interred on 20 Feb 1937 at Hix, Summers Co, WV, at O'Bryan Cemetery.1,5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
31 Jul 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAJacob Richmond, Rachel Meadows, Sarah Richmond, Enos C. Richmond, Clementine Richmond, Hulda Richmond, Elizabeth Richmond, James Wellington Wesley Richmond, Laban George Richmond and Mary Ann Richmond2
31 Aug 1870Blue Sulphur Twp, Greenbrier Co, WVJacob Richmond, Rachel Meadows, Hulda Richmond, Elizabeth Richmond, James Wellington Wesley Richmond, Laban George Richmond, Mary Ann Richmond and Benjamin A. Richmond2
29 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJacob Richmond, Rachel Meadows, Laban George Richmond, Benjamin A. Richmond and Mary Ann Richmond2
15 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLaban George Richmond, Martha Ellen Bragg and Clyde Vincent Burdette2

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Sep 1880 He married Martha Ellen Bragg at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1880. Laban G. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers, par. Jacob & Rachael Richmond, farmer; Martha E. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Michael & Rachael Bragg; md by H.C. Tinsley.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, O'Bryan Cemetery, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/summers/cemetery/…, accessed June 2011.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S261] Summers Co. History (1984), p. 271.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Warren Waitman Richmond1

M, #217, b. 25 Nov 1923, d. 27 Jul 1998
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. 18 Dec 1882, d. 11 Nov 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. 11 Jun 1886, d. 19 Oct 1971
Birth*25 Nov 1923 Warren was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1923.2,3 
 He was the son of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Warren Waitman Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census9 Apr 1940 Warren Waitman Richmond appeared on the census of 9 Apr 1940 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Mlt-Service* Warren Waitman Richmond was in the military at WWII.2 
Employment* Warren's occupation: Chrysler Corp at Detroit, Wayne Co, MI.2 
Residence19 Oct 1971 He resided at Detroit, Wayne Co, MI, on 19 Oct 1971.5 
Residence10 Feb 1987 He resided at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1987.6 
Residence18 Jun 1987 He resided at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1987.7 
Residence7 Dec 1989 He resided at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.8 
Residence*4 Aug 1992 He resided at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1992.9 
Death*27 Jul 1998 Warren died on 27 Jul 1998 at Hinton Hospital, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 74.2 
Burial*30 Jul 1998 His body was interred on 30 Jul 1998 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond4
9 Apr 1940Thayer, Fayette Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond4

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Warren W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 4 Aug 1998.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  7. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  9. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.

Martha Ellen Bragg1

F, #218, b. 6 Oct 1862, d. 18 Aug 1950
FatherMichael Bragg b. 5 Dec 1823, d. 11 Aug 1899
MotherRachel W. Hughart b. 18 Sep 1823, d. 19 Jun 1873
Birth*6 Oct 1862 Martha was born at Fayette Co, VA, on 6 Oct 1862.2,3,4 
 She was the daughter of Michael Bragg and Rachel W. Hughart
(Witness) Census11 Aug 1870 Martha Ellen Bragg appeared on the census of 11 Aug 1870 in the household of Michael Bragg and Rachel W. Hughart at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Marriage*16 Sep 1880 She married Laban George Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1880. Laban G. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers, par. Jacob & Rachael Richmond, farmer; Martha E. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Michael & Rachael Bragg; md by H.C. Tinsley.6 
Census*15 Apr 1930 Martha Ellen Bragg and Laban George Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Oma Gwinn, granddaughter, age 12, b. WV.5 
Death*18 Aug 1950 Martha died on 18 Aug 1950 at Hix, Summers Co, WV, at age 87.2,3,4 
Burial*21 Aug 1950 She was buried on 21 Aug 1950 at O'Bryan Cemetery, Hix, Summers Co, WV.2,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVMichael Bragg, Rachel W. Hughart, Nancy J. Bragg, Charles Michael Bragg, John E. Bragg, James B. Bragg, Martha Ellen Bragg, Anna Lee Bragg and Virginia Margaret 'Maggie' Bragg5
15 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLaban George Richmond, Martha Ellen Bragg and Clyde Vincent Burdette5

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Sep 1880 She married Laban George Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1880. Laban G. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers, par. Jacob & Rachael Richmond, farmer; Martha E. Bragg, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Summers Co, par. Michael & Rachael Bragg; md by H.C. Tinsley.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S46] Pauline Haga, Summers Co. Marr. 1871-1883, age 21.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, O'Bryan Cemetery, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/summers/cemetery/…, accessed June 2011.
  4. [S264] Schiller, 1987.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

William Harris Bragg

M, #246, b. Aug 1825
FatherDaniel Bragg b. circa 1795, d. 1869
MotherIsabella Meadows b. circa 1795, d. May 1880
Birth*Aug 1825 William was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, in Aug 1825. 
 He was the son of Daniel Bragg and Isabella Meadows
(Witness) Census15 Aug 1850 William Harris Bragg appeared on the census of 15 Aug 1850 in the household of Daniel Bragg and Isabella Meadows at District 14, Fayette Co, VA.1 
Marriage*28 Jul 1853 He married Ruth Hughart at Fayette Co, VA, on 28 Jul 1853.
Harris Bragg & Ruth Hughart; md by Saml S. Honaker.2,3 
Employment*Jun 1860 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1860 at Fayette Co, VA.1 
Census26 Jun 1860 William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart appeared on the census as head of household at District 2, Fayette Co, VA, on 26 Jun 1860.1 
EmploymentAug 1870 Occupation: farmer in Aug 1870 at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*19 Aug 1870 William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Aug 1870.1 
EmploymentJun 1880 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1880 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census10 Jun 1880 William Harris Bragg and Ruth Hughart appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Jun 1880.1 
Marriage*30 Sep 1899 He married Martha Meadows at Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Sep 1899.
Harris Bragg, age 74, widowed, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Daniel & Isabell; Martha Stover, age 62, widowed, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Philip Meadows & Anne.3 
EmploymentJul 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jul 1900 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*2 Jul 1900 William Harris Bragg and Martha Meadows appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jul 1900.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Aug 1850District 14, Fayette Co, VADaniel Bragg, Isabella Meadows, William Harris Bragg, Eliza J. Bragg and Elizabeth Bragg1
26 Jun 1860District 2, Fayette Co, VAWilliam Harris Bragg, Ruth Hughart, Joseph B. Bragg, Mary Isabella Bragg and Charles D. Bragg1
19 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Harris Bragg, Ruth Hughart, Joseph B. Bragg, Mary Isabella Bragg, Charles D. Bragg, John H. Bragg, Annie Rebecca Bragg, George H. Bragg and William Grant Bragg1
10 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Harris Bragg, Ruth Hughart, Charles D. Bragg, John H. Bragg, Annie Rebecca Bragg, George H. Bragg, William Grant Bragg and Nancy J. Bragg1
2 Jul 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Harris Bragg, Martha Meadows and George H. Bragg1

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Jul 1853 He married Ruth Hughart at Fayette Co, VA, on 28 Jul 1853.
Harris Bragg & Ruth Hughart; md by Saml S. Honaker.2,3 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*30 Sep 1899 He married Martha Meadows at Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Sep 1899.
Harris Bragg, age 74, widowed, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Daniel & Isabell; Martha Stover, age 62, widowed, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Philip Meadows & Anne.3 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.