Hattie E. Dick1

F, #30251, b. 8 Sep 1899, d. 6 Jul 1957
FatherIsaac Z. 'Barney' Dick1 b. circa 1866, d. November 20, 1933
MotherMartha Ann Grimmett1 b. March 17, 1874, d. July 25, 1954
Birth*8 Sep 1899 Hattie was born at Summers Co, WV, on 8 Sep 1899.2,3,1 
 She was the daughter of Isaac Z. 'Barney' Dick and Martha Ann Grimmett.1 
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1900 Hattie E. Dick appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1900 in the household of Isaac Z. 'Barney' Dick and Martha Ann Grimmett at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Hattie E. Dick appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of Allie Charles Gilliam and Martha Ann Grimmett at Mabscott, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
Marriage* Hattie E. Dick married (?) Valladares.5 
Marriage*23 Aug 1929 She married Dawson Carlisle at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Aug 1929.
Dawson Carlisle, age 227, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; Hattie Valladares, age 29, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by G.W. Holt at Charleston.5 
(informant) Death25 Jul 1954 Hattie was informant for the death of Martha Ann Grimmett at Raleigh General Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 25 Jul 1954.2,6 
Death*6 Jul 1957 Hattie died on 6 Jul 1957 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 57. Informant was Norma Riley, E. Cleveland, OH.2 
Burial*10 Jul 1957 Her body was interred on 10 Jul 1957 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Cooper Cemetery.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVIsaac Z. 'Barney' Dick, Martha Ann Grimmett, Levi Clarence Dick, Minnie F. Dick, Frank Jesse McK Dick and Hattie E. Dick1
4 May 1910Mabscott, Raleigh Co, WVAllie Charles Gilliam, Martha Ann Grimmett, Norma May Gilliam, Charlie Curtis Gilliam, Minnie F. Dick, Hattie E. Dick and Lena Pearl Dick4

Partners and Children

Marriage* Hattie E. Dick married (?) Valladares.5 

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Aug 1929 She married Dawson Carlisle at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Aug 1929.
Dawson Carlisle, age 227, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; Hattie Valladares, age 29, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by G.W. Holt at Charleston.5 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, U.S., Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Grimmett Gilliam, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Monday, 26 July 1954.

Laura Ward1

F, #30252, b. circa 1894
Birth*circa 1894 Laura Ward was born circa 1894 at Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage*25 Dec 1912 She married Levi Clarence Dick at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1912. L.C. Dick, age 20, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Laura Ward, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by L.G. Richmond.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Edgar Basil Meadows1

M, #30253, b. circa 1914
FatherGeorge Porter Meadows1 b. December 24, 1887, d. July 29, 1955
MotherBlanche Rosie Rice1 b. August 14, 1896, d. May 7, 1967
Birth*circa 1914 Edgar was born at WV circa 1914.1 
 He was the son of George Porter Meadows and Blanche Rosie Rice.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Edgar Basil Meadows appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of George Porter Meadows and Blanche Rosie Rice at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census15 Apr 1930 Edgar Basil Meadows appeared on the census of 15 Apr 1930 in the household of George Porter Meadows and Blanche Rosie Rice at Lockbridge Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census19 Apr 1940 Edgar Basil Meadows appeared on the census of 19 Apr 1940 in the household of George Porter Meadows and Blanche Rosie Rice at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Residence*29 Jul 1955 Edgar Basil Meadows resided at Green Sulphur Springs, Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1955.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVGeorge Porter Meadows, Blanche Rosie Rice, Edgar Basil Meadows, Earl A. Meadows and Marie Meadows1
15 Apr 1930Lockbridge Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVGeorge Porter Meadows, Blanche Rosie Rice, Edgar Basil Meadows, Earl A. Meadows, Marie Meadows, Margie Meadows, Charles William Meadows and Frankie L. Meadows1
19 Apr 1940Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVGeorge Porter Meadows, Blanche Rosie Rice, Edgar Basil Meadows, Earl A. Meadows, Charles William Meadows, Frankie L. Meadows, Ruby Lucille Meadows and Billy Meadows1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, George Porter Meadows, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 30 July 1955.

Michael Orren Surbaugh1,2

M, #30254, b. 11 Oct 1895
FatherGeorge Allen Surbaugh1 b. March 11, 1865, d. August 10, 1927
MotherBertie Idella Duncan1 b. September 21, 1875, d. February 12, 1961
Birth*11 Oct 1895 Michael was born at Elton, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Oct 1895.3,2,1 
 He was the son of George Allen Surbaugh and Bertie Idella Duncan.1 
(Witness) Census23 Apr 1910 Michael Orren Surbaugh appeared on the census of 23 Apr 1910 in the household of George Allen Surbaugh and Bertie Idella Duncan at Green Sulphur Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriagecirca 1928 He married Martha L. Mullins circa 1928.1 
Census11 Apr 1930 Michael Orren Surbaugh and Martha L. Mullins appeared on the census as head of household at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Apr 1930.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Apr 1910Green Sulphur Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVGeorge Allen Surbaugh, Bertie Idella Duncan, Lawrence E. Surbaugh, John R. Surbaugh, Michael Orren Surbaugh, Edith P. Surbaugh, Mary Evelyn Surbaugh, William P. Surbaugh, Lindsey E. Surbaugh and George H. Surbaugh1
11 Apr 1930Hinton, Summers Co, WVMichael Orren Surbaugh, Martha L. Mullins and Vivian Ernestine Meadows1

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Sebert Seymore Dick1,2

M, #30255, b. 25 Feb 1902, d. 30 Mar 1963
FatherDavid Grant Dick2 b. July, 1875, d. November 23, 1941
MotherNora Alice Houchins2 b. October, 1876, d. before 1920
Birth*25 Feb 1902 Sebert was born at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 25 Feb 1902.1,2 
 He was the son of David Grant Dick and Nora Alice Houchins.2 
(Witness) Census27 May 1910 Sebert Seymore Dick appeared on the census of 27 May 1910 in the household of David Grant Dick and Nora Alice Houchins at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census28 Jan 1920 Sebert Seymore Dick appeared on the census of 28 Jan 1920 in the household of David Grant Dick at Sandstone Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Sebert Seymore Dick married Martha E. Harrison.3 
Residence*Mar 1963 Sebert Seymore Dick resided at Weedville, Elk Co, PA, in Mar 1963.1 
Death*30 Mar 1963 Sebert died on 30 Mar 1963 at Force, Elk Co, PA, at age 61. Informant was John R. Dick, Weedville, PA.1 
Burial*2 Apr 1963 His body was interred on 2 Apr 1963 at Dubois, Clearfield Co, PA, at Morningside Cem.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVDavid Grant Dick, Nora Alice Houchins, Buhler O. 'Buster' Dick, Dewey Grant Dick, Sebert Seymore Dick, Ethel Irene Dick, Laura F. Dick, Etta G. Dick and Miner Dick2
28 Jan 1920Sandstone Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVDavid Grant Dick, Dewey Grant Dick, Sebert Seymore Dick, Ethel Irene Dick, Laura F. Dick, Etta G. Dick, Miner Dick, Enfield Dick and Walter Jennings Dick2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Sebert Seymore Dick married Martha E. Harrison.3 

Citations

  1. [S2837] PA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2837] PA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Sebert Seymore Dick.

Nora Alice Houchins1

F, #30256, b. Oct 1876, d. before 1920
Birth*Oct 1876 Nora was born at Pulaski Co, VA, in Oct 1876.2,3 
Marriage*16 Sep 1896 She married David Grant Dick at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1896.
David G. Dick, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. David & Sarah Dick, farmer; E. Nora Houchins, age 19, single, b. Pulaski Co, VA, res. Summers, par. John A. & M.A. Houchins; md by C.B. Myers.3 
Num Child*22 Jun 1900 Nora Alice Houchins and David Grant Dick had 2 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
Census*22 Jun 1900 Nora Alice Houchins and David Grant Dick appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Jun 1900.4 
Num Child27 May 1910 Nora Alice Houchins and David Grant Dick had 7 children, with 7 living at the time of the census in 1910.4 
Census27 May 1910 Nora Alice Houchins and David Grant Dick appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 27 May 1910.4 
Death*before 1920 Nora died before 1920. Nora's husband David Grant Dick was listed as widowed in the 1920 census.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVDavid Grant Dick, Nora Alice Houchins, Buhler O. 'Buster' Dick and Dewey Grant Dick4
27 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVDavid Grant Dick, Nora Alice Houchins, Buhler O. 'Buster' Dick, Dewey Grant Dick, Sebert Seymore Dick, Ethel Irene Dick, Laura F. Dick, Etta G. Dick and Miner Dick4

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Sep 1896 She married David Grant Dick at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Sep 1896.
David G. Dick, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. David & Sarah Dick, farmer; E. Nora Houchins, age 19, single, b. Pulaski Co, VA, res. Summers, par. John A. & M.A. Houchins; md by C.B. Myers.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Rachel R. M. Richmond1

F, #30257, b. circa 1875
FatherThomas Lewis Richmond b. circa 1841, d. February 17, 1905
MotherMary Ann Cales b. circa 1841, d. before 1900
Birth*circa 1875 Rachel was born at Summers Co, WV, circa 1875.2,1 
 She was the daughter of Thomas Lewis Richmond and Mary Ann Cales
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1880 Rachel R. M. Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1880 in the household of Thomas Lewis Richmond and Mary Ann Cales at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*17 Sep 1896 She married Isaac Bird Bragg at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Sep 1896.
Isaac B. Bragg, age 28, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Summers Co, par. n/a & Jennie Bragg, farmer; Rachel R. M. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Thos L. & Mary A. Richmond; md by L.G. Richmond.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVThomas Lewis Richmond, Mary Ann Cales, Sarah Virginia Richmond, James S. Richmond, Rachel R. M. Richmond and Martha A. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Ernest Thompson1

M, #30258, b. circa 1908
Birth*circa 1908 Ernest Thompson was born circa 1908 at VA.1 
Marriage*7 Jan 1930 He married Virginia Wheeler at Summers Co, WV, on 7 Jan 1930. Ernest Thompson, age 21, single, b. VA, res. Raleigh; Virginia Wheeler, age 16, single, b. Fayette, res. Summers; md by Henry Dillon.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

George Duffy Nichols1,2

M, #30259, b. 19 Feb 1895, d. 26 Aug 1976
Birth*19 Feb 1895 George Duffy Nichols was born on 19 Feb 1895 at Clay Co, WV.3,2 
Marriage*10 Jul 1947 He married Laura Belle "Tess" Johnson at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Jul 1947. Geo D. Nichols, age 52, widowed, b. Clay Co, WV, res. Swiss, WV; Laura Bell Cales, age 64, widowed, b. Summers Co, res. Brooks; md by C.H. Martin at Hinton.2 
(informant) Death30 Dec 1954 George was informant for the death of Laura Belle "Tess" Johnson at Laird Memorial Hospital, Montgomery, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Dec 1954.4,5 
Residence*30 Dec 1954 George Duffy Nichols lived on 30 Dec 1954 at Jodie, Fayette Co, WV.6 
ResidenceAug 1976 He resided at Jodie, Fayette Co, WV, in Aug 1976.1 
Death*26 Aug 1976 He died on 26 Aug 1976 at Montgomery General Hosp, Montgomery, Fayette Co, WV, at age 81..1 
Burial*29 Aug 1976 His body was interred on 29 Aug 1976 at Lizemores, Clay Co, WV, at Nichols Fam Cem.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Jul 1947 He married Laura Belle "Tess" Johnson at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Jul 1947. Geo D. Nichols, age 52, widowed, b. Clay Co, WV, res. Swiss, WV; Laura Bell Cales, age 64, widowed, b. Summers Co, res. Brooks; md by C.H. Martin at Hinton.2 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, George Duffy Nichols, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Saturday, 28 Aug 1976.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  5. [S273] Family Bible (transcript from M.S. 'Bud' Johnson).
  6. [S237] Obituary, Laura Belle Nichols, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 31 Dec 1954.

Floyd Samples Ayres Jr1,2

M, #30260, b. circa 1902
Birth*circa 1902 Floyd Samples Ayres Jr was born circa 1902 at Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage*28 Jan 1924 He married Hester E. Wheeler at Summers Co, WV, on 28 Jan 1924. F.S. Ayres, Jr, age 21, single, b. Summers Co, res. Brooks; Hester Wheeler, age 16, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by V.L. King.1 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Helen June Ellis1

F, #30265, b. circa 1923
Birth*circa 1923 Helen June Ellis was born circa 1923 at Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Marriage*17 May 1947 She married Alvin Alexander Harrah at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 17 May 1947. Alvin Alexander Harrah, age 24, single, b. Summers Co, res. 743 1/2 Va. St, Charleston; Helen June Ellis, age 24, b. Kanawha Co, res. 1318 Lee St, Charleston; md. by Rev. Frank Donaldson at Charleston.1 
Residence*18 Jan 1977 Helen June Ellis resided at Houston, Harris Co, TX, on 18 Jan 1977.2 

Partners and Children

Children
  • Shannon Harrah2
  • Missy Harrah2
  • Alex Harrah2

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Alvin Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 21 Jan 1977.

Alexander Dixon Harrah1,2

M, #30270, b. 23 Jun 1864, d. 3 Jan 1934
Alexander Dixon Harrah
Image credit: sehguhdb, ancestry.com
FatherJohn Mc. Harrah b. circa 1823, d. August 30, 1872
MotherEliza Jane Hess b. February, 1827, d. 1908
Birth*23 Jun 1864 Alexander was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Jun 1864.3,4,2,5 
 He was the son of John Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess
(Witness) Census20 Jul 1870 Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census of 20 Jul 1870 in the household of John Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess at Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WV.6 
(Witness) Census26 Jun 1880 Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Jun 1880 in the household of Eliza Jane Hess at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.6 
Marriage*10 Sep 1885 He married Martha Ann McGraw at Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Sep 1885.
A.D. Harrow, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. John & Eliza, farmer; M.A. McGraw, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan; md by L.C. Kincaid.5,4 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: lumberman in Jun 1900 at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Sawyer.4 
Census*13 Jun 1900 Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Bettie Hess, age 28, b. Mar 1872, WV, servant [may be related to Alexander D. Harrah's mother].4 
Move*1907 Alexander Dixon Harrah moved to Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in 1907.2 
EmploymentApr 1910 Alexander's occupation: Lumber dealer at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in Apr 1910.6 
Census26 Apr 1910 He and Martha Ann McGraw appeared on the census as head of household at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 26 Apr 1910.6 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: proprietor in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Lumber mill.6 
Census3 Jan 1920 Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1920.6 
Census14 Apr 1930 Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 14 Apr 1930.6 
Death*3 Jan 1934 Alexander died on 3 Jan 1934 at Charleston General Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 69.
A. D. Harrah Is Taken by Death
Was Member of City Council, Former Head Of Business Group
Alexander D. Harrah, member of the city council, died last night at a local hospital at 11:10 o'clock following a major operation. He was formerly prominently connected in the lumber business and was a former president of the West Side Business Men's association. He became seriously ill on December 24.
Mr. Harrah was born in Fayette county in 1864 and has resided in Charleston since 1907. He lived in Columbia boulevard. He was a Shriner and a member of the Randolph Street Baptist church.
Surviving are the widow; 11 children, Earl Harrah, Mrs. W. A. Berringer, Mrs. Walter Brooks, Mrs. H. H. Corrie, Mrs. Conrad Ross, Walter D. Harrah, Miss Lena Harrah, Howard D. Harrah, all of Charleston, and Holland E. Harrah of Prudence and Grafton Harrah of Meadow Creek, and several brothers and sisters.
The body was taken to Owen and Barth funeral home pending funeral arrangements..3,2 
Burial*6 Jan 1934 His body was interred on 6 Jan 1934 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at Spring Hill Cemetery.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jul 1870Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WVJohn Mc. Harrah, Eliza Jane Hess, Charles C. Harrah, Millard F. Harrah, Akens S. Harrah, William H. Harrah, Alexander Dixon Harrah and James Franklin Harrah6
26 Jun 1880Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVEliza Jane Hess, Akens S. Harrah, William H. Harrah, Alexander Dixon Harrah, James Franklin Harrah and Sylvanus Harrah6
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)4
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah6
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah6
14 Apr 1930Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah6

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Sep 1885 He married Martha Ann McGraw at Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Sep 1885.
A.D. Harrow, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. John & Eliza, farmer; M.A. McGraw, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan; md by L.C. Kincaid.5,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Kentucky Death Certificates.
  2. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Martha Ann McGraw1

F, #30271, b. 30 Aug 1862, d. 20 Aug 1964
Martha Ann McGraw Harrah, taken at home of Herbert H. & Carrie (Harrah) Corrie, Charleston, WV
Image credit: sehguhdb, ancestry.com
MotherSusan (?)2 b. December, 1831
Birth*30 Aug 1862 Martha was born at Fayette Co, VA, on 30 Aug 1862.3,4,2,5 
 She was the daughter of Susan (?)2 
Marriage*10 Sep 1885 She married Alexander Dixon Harrah at Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Sep 1885.
A.D. Harrow, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. John & Eliza, farmer; M.A. McGraw, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan; md by L.C. Kincaid.5,2 
Census*13 Jun 1900 Martha Ann McGraw and Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Bettie Hess, age 28, b. Mar 1872, WV, servant [may be related to Alexander D. Harrah's mother].2 
Move*1907 Martha Ann McGraw moved to Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in 1907.6 
Census26 Apr 1910 She and Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 26 Apr 1910.7 
Census3 Jan 1920 Martha Ann McGraw and Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1920.7 
Census14 Apr 1930 Martha Ann McGraw and Alexander Dixon Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 14 Apr 1930.7 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Martha Ann McGraw resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.6 
Census*18 Apr 1940 She appeared on the census as head of household at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1940.7 
Residence*20 Feb 1959 She resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Feb 1959.8 
Death*20 Aug 1964 Martha died on 20 Aug 1964 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 101.4,3
Obituary of Martha Ann McGraw Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 August 1964
Burial*22 Aug 1964 Her body was interred on 22 Aug 1964 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at Spring Hill Cemetery.4,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)2
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah7
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah7
14 Apr 1930Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah7
18 Apr 1940Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVMartha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah, Lorena (?), Richard Harrah and Allen Harrah7

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Sep 1885 She married Alexander Dixon Harrah at Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Sep 1885.
A.D. Harrow, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. John & Eliza, farmer; M.A. McGraw, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Allen & Susan; md by L.C. Kincaid.5,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Kentucky Death Certificates.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  7. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Steven Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Saturday, 21 Feb 1959.

John Butler Hess1

M, #30272, b. circa 1834
FatherJohn Hess1 b. circa 1800, d. February 14, 1853
MotherSabina Hedrick1 b. circa 1802
Birth*circa 1834 John Butler Hess was born circa 1834 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick.1 
(Witness) Census16 Sep 1850 John Butler Hess appeared on the census of 16 Sep 1850 in the household of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census16 Jul 1860 John Butler Hess appeared on the census of 16 Jul 1860 in the household of Andrew C. Hess at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Sep 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VAJohn Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess and Charles H. Hess1
16 Jul 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAAndrew C. Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess, Charles H. Hess and Mary Tuckwiller1

Citations

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

Samuel Hess1

M, #30273, b. circa 1837
FatherJohn Hess1 b. circa 1800, d. February 14, 1853
MotherSabina Hedrick1 b. circa 1802
Birth*circa 1837 Samuel Hess was born circa 1837 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick.1 
(Witness) Census16 Sep 1850 Samuel Hess appeared on the census of 16 Sep 1850 in the household of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census16 Jul 1860 Samuel Hess appeared on the census of 16 Jul 1860 in the household of Andrew C. Hess at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Sep 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VAJohn Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess and Charles H. Hess1
16 Jul 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAAndrew C. Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess, Charles H. Hess and Mary Tuckwiller1

Citations

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

Maggie B. Hedrick1

F, #30274, b. circa 1872
FatherMatthew A. Hedrick1 b. January 2, 1844, d. April 22, 1917
MotherSusan Frances Smith1 b. September 9, 1849, d. October 14, 1915
Birth*circa 1872 Maggie was born at Mercer Co, WV, circa 1872.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Matthew A. Hedrick and Susan Frances Smith.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1880 Maggie B. Hedrick appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1880 in the household of Matthew A. Hedrick and Susan Frances Smith at Jumping Branch Dist, Mercer Co, WV.1 
Marriage*4 Oct 1894 She married Asa J. Richards at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Oct 1894.
Asa J. Richards, age 22, single, b. Floyd Co, VA, res. Summers Co, par. John & Margaret Richards, lumberman; Maggie B. Hedrick, age 21, single, b. Mercer Co, res. Summers Co, par. M.A. & Susan Hedrick; md by W.C. Keaton.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1880Jumping Branch Dist, Mercer Co, WVMatthew A. Hedrick, Susan Frances Smith, Ocie A. Hedrick, Maggie B. Hedrick, John Wesley Hedrick, George E. Hedrick, Leona J. Hedrick and Mary A. Hedrick1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Charles H. Hess1

M, #30275, b. circa 1844
FatherJohn Hess1 b. circa 1800, d. February 14, 1853
MotherSabina Hedrick1 b. circa 1802
Birth*circa 1844 Charles H. Hess was born circa 1844 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick.1 
(Witness) Census16 Sep 1850 Charles H. Hess appeared on the census of 16 Sep 1850 in the household of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census16 Jul 1860 Charles H. Hess appeared on the census of 16 Jul 1860 in the household of Andrew C. Hess at District 2, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Sep 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VAJohn Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess and Charles H. Hess1
16 Jul 1860District 2, Greenbrier Co, VAAndrew C. Hess, Sabina Hedrick, John Butler Hess, Samuel Hess, Sarah Ruth Hess, Charles H. Hess and Mary Tuckwiller1

Citations

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

Eliza Jane Hess1

F, #30276, b. Feb 1827, d. 1908
FatherJohn Hess1 b. circa 1800, d. February 14, 1853
MotherSabina Hedrick1 b. circa 1802
Birth*Feb 1827 Eliza Jane Hess was born in Feb 1827 at Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
 She was the daughter of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick.1 
Marriage*8 Aug 1846 Eliza Jane Hess married John Mc. Harrah on 8 Aug 1846 at Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
Census*1 Oct 1850 Eliza Jane Hess and John Mc. Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA, on 1 Oct 1850.2 
Census20 Jul 1860 Eliza Jane Hess and John Mc. Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at District 3, Fayette Co, VA, on 20 Jul 1860.2 
Census20 Jul 1870 Eliza Jane Hess and John Mc. Harrah appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jul 1870. Also enumerated in this household, at the end of the listing, was Henrietta C. Harrah, age 15, b. WV. She may be a niece or cousin.2 
Census*26 Jun 1880 Eliza Jane Hess appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jun 1880.2 
Num Child*25 Jun 1900 She had 9 children, with 8 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1900 in the household of Akens S. Harrah and Emily Alice Harrah at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Death*1908 Eliza Jane Hess died in 1908 at Fayette Co, WV..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 Oct 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VAJohn Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess2
20 Jul 1860District 3, Fayette Co, VAJohn Mc. Harrah, Eliza Jane Hess, John A. Harrah, Charles C. Harrah, Mary E. Harrah, Millard F. Harrah and Akens S. Harrah2
20 Jul 1870Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WVJohn Mc. Harrah, Eliza Jane Hess, Charles C. Harrah, Millard F. Harrah, Akens S. Harrah, William H. Harrah, Alexander Dixon Harrah and James Franklin Harrah2
26 Jun 1880Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVEliza Jane Hess, Akens S. Harrah, William H. Harrah, Alexander Dixon Harrah, James Franklin Harrah and Sylvanus Harrah2
25 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAkens S. Harrah, Emily Alice Harrah, L. Homer Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess2

Partners and Children

Marriage*8 Aug 1846 She married John Mc. Harrah on 8 Aug 1846 at Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy DHughes database, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/3569656/person/-1717406480, accessed Nov 2009.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

John Mc. Harrah1

M, #30277, b. circa 1823, d. 30 Aug 1872
Birth*circa 1823 John was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, circa 1823.1,2,3 
Marriage*8 Aug 1846 He married Eliza Jane Hess, daughter of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick, on 8 Aug 1846 at Greenbrier Co, VA.3 
Employment*Oct 1850 Occupation: farmer in Oct 1850 at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA.1 
Census*1 Oct 1850 John Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess appeared on the census as head of household at District 18, Greenbrier Co, VA, on 1 Oct 1850.1 
EmploymentJul 1860 Occupation: farmer in Jul 1860 at District 3, Fayette Co, VA.1 
Census20 Jul 1860 John Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess appeared on the census as head of household at District 3, Fayette Co, VA, on 20 Jul 1860.1 
EmploymentJul 1870 Occupation: farmer in Jul 1870 at Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census20 Jul 1870 John Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jul 1870. Also enumerated in this household, at the end of the listing, was Henrietta C. Harrah, age 15, b. WV. She may be a niece or cousin.1 
Death*30 Aug 1872 John died on 30 Aug 1872 at Horseshoe Creek, Fayette Co, WV.
John Mc. Harrow, d. 20 Aug, Horseshoe Creek, of diphtheria, age 48, par. Chas & Katharine, b. Greenbrier Co, consort E.J. Harrow, reported by E.J. Harrow, wife.2,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 Oct 1850District 18, Greenbrier Co, VAJohn Mc. Harrah and Eliza Jane Hess1
20 Jul 1860District 3, Fayette Co, VAJohn Mc. Harrah, Eliza Jane Hess, John A. Harrah, Charles C. Harrah, Mary E. Harrah, Millard F. Harrah and Akens S. Harrah1
20 Jul 1870Mt Cove Twp, Fayette Co, WVJohn Mc. Harrah, Eliza Jane Hess, Charles C. Harrah, Millard F. Harrah, Akens S. Harrah, William H. Harrah, Alexander Dixon Harrah and James Franklin Harrah1

Partners and Children

Marriage*8 Aug 1846 John Mc. Harrah married Eliza Jane Hess, daughter of John Hess and Sabina Hedrick, on 8 Aug 1846 at Greenbrier Co, VA.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy DHughes database, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/3569656/person/-1717406480, accessed Nov 2009.

Bonnie E. Price1

F, #30279, b. circa 1924
Birth*circa 1924 Bonnie E. Price was born circa 1924 at Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage*12 Oct 1951 She married Edward Owen Harrah at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 12 Oct 1951. Edward Owen Harrah, age 27, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Charleston, WV; Bonnie E. Price, age 27, divorced, b. Summers Co, res. Rand, WV; md by W.H. Morrison at Charleston, WV.1 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Steven Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Saturday, 21 Feb 1959.

Steven Harrah1

M, #30281, b. 17 Feb 1959, d. 20 Feb 1959
FatherEdward Owen Harrah1 b. August 11, 1924, d. June 5, 2005
MotherBonnie E. Price1 b. circa 1924
Birth*17 Feb 1959 Steven Harrah was born on 17 Feb 1959.1 
 He was the son of Edward Owen Harrah and Bonnie E. Price.1 
Death*20 Feb 1959 Steven Harrah died on 20 Feb 1959 at Charleston hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV..1 
Burial*21 Feb 1959 He was buried on 21 Feb 1959 at Montgomery Memorial Park, London, Kanawha Co, WV.1 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Steven Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Saturday, 21 Feb 1959.

Earl O. Harrah1

M, #30282, b. Jun 1886
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Jun 1886 Earl was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1886.1,2 
 He was the son of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Earl O. Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Earl O. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*8 Mar 1911 He married Lydia B. Blackburn at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 8 Mar 1911.
Earl O. Harrah, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; Lydia B. Blackburn, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha; md by T.C. Johnson at Charleston.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Earl O. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 He resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*8 Mar 1911 He married Lydia B. Blackburn at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 8 Mar 1911.
Earl O. Harrah, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; Lydia B. Blackburn, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha; md by T.C. Johnson at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Essie G. Harrah1,2

F, #30283, b. Jun 1888
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Jun 1888 Essie was born at WV in Jun 1888.1 
 She was the daughter of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Essie G. Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Essie G. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*28 Apr 1914 She married W. A. Barringer at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1914.
W.A. Barringer, age 25, single, b. OH, res. Kanawha; Essie G. Hedrick, age 25, single, b. WV, res. Kanawha; md by T.H. Binford at Charleston.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Essie G. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
(informant) Death20 Aug 1964 Essie was informant for the death of Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5,6
Obituary of Martha Ann McGraw Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 August 1964
Residence*20 Aug 1964 Essie G. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.6 
(informant) Death4 May 1970 Essie was informant for the death of Walter V. Harrah at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 May 1970.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Apr 1914 She married W. A. Barringer at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1914.
W.A. Barringer, age 25, single, b. OH, res. Kanawha; Essie G. Hedrick, age 25, single, b. WV, res. Kanawha; md by T.H. Binford at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Holland E. Harrah1

M, #30284, b. Sep 1891
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Sep 1891 Holland was born at Victor, Fayette Co, WV, in Sep 1891.1,2 
 He was the son of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Holland E. Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Holland E. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: mechanic in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Auto.3 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Holland E. Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*17 Aug 1926 He married Helena Grace Dummitt at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Aug 1926.
Holland E. Harrah, age 34, single, b. Victor, res. Price Hill, par. A.D. & Martha A., payroll clerk; Helena Grace Dummitt, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayetteville, par. L.R. & Annie L; md by W.C. Neel at Fayetteville.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Holland E. Harrah resided at Prudence, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 He resided at Whipple, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*17 Aug 1926 He married Helena Grace Dummitt at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Aug 1926.
Holland E. Harrah, age 34, single, b. Victor, res. Price Hill, par. A.D. & Martha A., payroll clerk; Helena Grace Dummitt, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayetteville, par. L.R. & Annie L; md by W.C. Neel at Fayetteville.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Stella May Harrah1,2

F, #30285, b. Nov 1893
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Nov 1893 Stella May Harrah was born in Nov 1893 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Stella May Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Stella May Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: teacher in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Public school.3 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Stella May Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*23 Apr 1921 She married Walter B. Brooks at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1921.
Walter B. Brooks, age 36, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Stella May Harrah, age 26, single, b. WV, res. Kanawha Co; md by J. Jay Cook at Charleston.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Stella May Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 She resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Apr 1921 She married Walter B. Brooks at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1921.
Walter B. Brooks, age 36, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Stella May Harrah, age 26, single, b. WV, res. Kanawha Co; md by J. Jay Cook at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Carrie M. Harrah1

F, #30286, b. Feb 1897
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Feb 1897 Carrie was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Feb 1897.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Carrie M. Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Carrie M. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: clerk in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Dry goods.3 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Carrie M. Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*10 Jun 1924 She married Herbert H. Corrie at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Jun 1924.
Herbert H. Corrie, age 33, b. VA, res. Kanawha; Carrie M. Harrah, age 27, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; md by C.M. Kay Smock at Charleston.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Carrie M. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 She resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Jun 1924 She married Herbert H. Corrie at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Jun 1924.
Herbert H. Corrie, age 33, b. VA, res. Kanawha; Carrie M. Harrah, age 27, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; md by C.M. Kay Smock at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Russie Eugenia Harrah1,2

F, #30287, b. Jun 1899
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*Jun 1899 Russie was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1899.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 Russie Eugenia Harrah appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Russie Eugenia Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: teacher in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Public school.3 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Russie Eugenia Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*15 Dec 1927 She married Conrad M. Ross at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1927.
Conrad M. Ross, age 31, single, b. Clay Co, res. Kanawha; Russie Eugenia Harrah, age 28, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; md by C.M. Kay Snuck at Charleston.2 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Russie Eugenia Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 She resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah3
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah3

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 Dec 1927 She married Conrad M. Ross at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1927.
Conrad M. Ross, age 31, single, b. Clay Co, res. Kanawha; Russie Eugenia Harrah, age 28, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha; md by C.M. Kay Snuck at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Susan (?)1

F, #30288, b. Dec 1831
Birth*Dec 1831 Susan (?) was born in Dec 1831 at VA.1 
(Witness) Census13 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census of 13 Jun 1900 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah and Susan (?)1

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Walter V. Harrah1,2,3

M, #30289, b. 21 Sep 1901, d. 4 May 1970
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*21 Sep 1901 Walter was born at WV on 21 Sep 1901.4,1 
 He was the son of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Walter V. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: driver in Jan 1920 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Automobile.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Walter V. Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: salesman in Apr 1930 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Radio.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Walter V. Harrah appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(informant) Death3 Jan 1934 Walter was informant for the death of Alexander Dixon Harrah at Charleston General Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.4,2 
Residence*3 Jan 1934 Walter V. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.2 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: engineer in Apr 1940 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Operating engineer, construction.1 
(Witness) Census18 Apr 1940 He appeared on the census of 18 Apr 1940 in the household of Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Residence20 Aug 1964 Walter V. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.3 
Death*4 May 1970 Walter died on 4 May 1970 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 68.4 
Burial*6 May 1970 His body was interred on 6 May 1970 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at Spring Hill Cemetery.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah1
14 Apr 1930Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1
18 Apr 1940Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVMartha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah, Lorena (?), Richard Harrah and Allen Harrah1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Lena A. Harrah1

F, #30290, b. circa 1904
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*circa 1904 Lena A. Harrah was born circa 1904 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Lena A. Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Lena A. Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: stenographer in Apr 1930 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. City hall.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Lena A. Harrah appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Lena A. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.2 
Marriage* She married H. H. Henson.3,2 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 Lena A. Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah1
14 Apr 1930Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married H. H. Henson.3,2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.

Leon Alexander Harrah1,2,3

M, #30291, b. 11 Sep 1906, d. 6 Jan 1993
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*11 Sep 1906 Leon was born at WV on 11 Sep 1906.4,1 
 He was the son of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Leon Alexander Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Leon Alexander Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Marriage* Leon Alexander Harrah married Lorena (?)1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: inspector in Apr 1940 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Oil.1 
(Witness) Census18 Apr 1940 Leon Alexander Harrah appeared on the census of 18 Apr 1940 in the household of Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Marriage*29 Dec 1944 He married Ollie Rita Bosley at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1944.
Leon Alexander Harrah, age 38, divorced, b. Kanawha Co, res. 628 Kanawha Blvd; Ollie Rita Bosely, age 27, divorced, b. Cabell Co, res. 1116 Edgewood Dr, Charleston; md by Joe B. Overmyer at Charleston.2 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 Leon Alexander Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.3 
Death*6 Jan 1993 Leon died on 6 Jan 1993 at age 86. Last residence: Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah1
18 Apr 1940Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVMartha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah, Lorena (?), Richard Harrah and Allen Harrah1

Partners and Children

Marriage* Leon Alexander Harrah married Lorena (?)1 
Children
  • Richard Harrah1
  • Allen Harrah1

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Dec 1944 He married Ollie Rita Bosley at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1944.
Leon Alexander Harrah, age 38, divorced, b. Kanawha Co, res. 628 Kanawha Blvd; Ollie Rita Bosely, age 27, divorced, b. Cabell Co, res. 1116 Edgewood Dr, Charleston; md by Joe B. Overmyer at Charleston.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Howard Dixon Harrah1,2,3

M, #30292, b. 19 Nov 1907, d. May 1971
FatherAlexander Dixon Harrah1 b. June 23, 1864, d. January 3, 1934
MotherMartha Ann McGraw1 b. August 30, 1862, d. August 20, 1964
Birth*19 Nov 1907 Howard was born at Kanawha Co, WV, on 19 Nov 1907.4,1,3 
 He was the son of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Howard Dixon Harrah appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Howard Dixon Harrah appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: truck driver in Apr 1930 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Howard Dixon Harrah appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Alexander Dixon Harrah and Martha Ann McGraw at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Marriage*25 Jul 1931 He married Jessie Louise Ward at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 25 Jul 1931.
Howard Dixon Harrah, age 23, b. Kanawha Co, res. Raleigh Co; Jessie Louise Ward, age 21, b. Scotland, res. Raleigh; md by I.N. Dickens at Beckley.3 
Residence3 Jan 1934 Howard Dixon Harrah resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1934.5 
Residence*20 Aug 1964 He resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1964.2 
Death*May 1971 Howard died in May 1971 at age 63. Last residence: Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Apr 1910Columbia Blvd, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Earl O. Harrah, Essie G. Harrah, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Leon Alexander Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1
3 Jan 1920Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Grafton O. Harrah, Holland E. Harrah, Stella May Harrah, Carrie M. Harrah, Russie Eugenia Harrah, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah, Howard Dixon Harrah and Leon Alexander Harrah1
14 Apr 1930Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVAlexander Dixon Harrah, Martha Ann McGraw, Walter V. Harrah, Lena A. Harrah and Howard Dixon Harrah1

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Jul 1931 He married Jessie Louise Ward at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 25 Jul 1931.
Howard Dixon Harrah, age 23, b. Kanawha Co, res. Raleigh Co; Jessie Louise Ward, age 21, b. Scotland, res. Raleigh; md by I.N. Dickens at Beckley.3 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Martha Ann Harrah, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 21 Aug 1964.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S237] Obituary, A.D. Harrah, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Thursday, 4 Jan 1934.

Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson1,2

F, #30295, b. circa 1917, d. 2 May 1989
FatherCharles Dunn Johnson2 b. June 24, 1890, d. May 28, 1954
MotherMary Ellen Cales2 b. January 22, 1887, d. December 29, 1953
Birth*circa 1917 Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson was born circa 1917 at WV.2 
 She was the daughter of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales.2 
(Witness) Census2 Jan 1920 Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson appeared on the census of 2 Jan 1920 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census20 May 1930 Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson appeared on the census of 20 May 1930 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson married H. L. Bryant.1 
Residence*20 Dec 1953 Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson resided at Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY, on 20 Dec 1953.3 
Residence28 May 1954 She resided at Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY, on 28 May 1954. Named as "Mrs. Blair" in obituary.4 
Death*2 May 1989 She died on 2 May 1989 at Owensboro, Daviess Co, KY..1 
Burial*5 May 1989 She was buried on 5 May 1989 at Fox Cemetery, Brooks, Summers Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jan 1920Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, Beulah Johnson, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson and Charles Ernest Johnson2
20 May 1930Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson, Charles Ernest Johnson, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson and Dolly Sue Johnson2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson married H. L. Bryant.1 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Lucille Johnson Bryant, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 May 1989.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Mary E. Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Dec 1953.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Charles Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 29 May 1954.

Charles Ernest Johnson1,2

M, #30296, b. 1919, d. 16 Nov 1942
FatherCharles Dunn Johnson1 b. June 24, 1890, d. May 28, 1954
MotherMary Ellen Cales1 b. January 22, 1887, d. December 29, 1953
Birth*1919 Charles was born at WV in 1919. 1920 census age 2/12.1 
 He was the son of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales.1 
(Witness) Census2 Jan 1920 Charles Ernest Johnson appeared on the census of 2 Jan 1920 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census20 May 1930 Charles Ernest Johnson appeared on the census of 20 May 1930 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Mlt-Service* Charles Ernest Johnson was Electrician's mate, 2nd class, US Navy at WWII.2 
Death*16 Nov 1942 Charles died on 16 Nov 1942 at WW II, Pacific. Killed on the USS Cushing in the battle of the Coral Sea.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jan 1920Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, Beulah Johnson, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson and Charles Ernest Johnson1
20 May 1930Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson, Charles Ernest Johnson, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson and Dolly Sue Johnson1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2752] Ancestry.com., Military Records (ancestry.com), Ancestry.com. U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Mary E. Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Dec 1953.

Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson1,2,3

F, #30297, b. 5 Jan 1922, d. 11 Jun 2002
FatherCharles Dunn Johnson3 b. June 24, 1890, d. May 28, 1954
MotherMary Ellen Cales3 b. January 22, 1887, d. December 29, 1953
Birth25 Jan 1921 Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson was birth2 on 5 Jan 1921.4 
Birth*5 Jan 1922 She was born on 5 Jan 1922 at Hinton, Summers Co, WV.1,3,4 
 She was the daughter of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales.3 
(Witness) Census20 May 1930 Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson appeared on the census of 20 May 1930 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census1 May 1940 Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Marriage* Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson married Charles Thomas Cheetham Jr.2 
Residence20 Dec 1953 Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 20 Dec 1953.5 
Residence28 May 1954 She resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 28 May 1954.6 
Residence*2 May 1989 She resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 2 May 1989.2 
Residence7 Dec 1989 She resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.7 
Residence1 Nov 1996 She resided at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 1 Nov 1996.8 
Death*11 Jun 2002 Mary died on 11 Jun 2002 at Lexington, Fayette Co, KY, at age 80. Died at the home of her son Charles.4,1 
Burial*15 Jun 2002 She was buried on 15 Jun 2002 at Woodmere Cem, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 May 1930Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson, Charles Ernest Johnson, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson and Dolly Sue Johnson3
1 May 1940Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson, Dolly Sue Johnson and Harold A. "Pete" Johnson3

Partners and Children

Marriage* Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson married Charles Thomas Cheetham Jr.2 
Children
  • Charles R. Cheetham4
  • John T. Cheetham4
  • Robert A. Cheetham4

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Lucille Johnson Bryant, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 May 1989.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Mary Pauline Cheetham, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 18 June 2002.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Mary E. Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Dec 1953.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Charles Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 29 May 1954.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Ralph Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Dec 1989.
  8. [S237] Obituary, William P. Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Nov 1996.

William P. Johnson1,2,3

M, #30298, b. 15 May 1923, d. 1 Nov 1996
FatherCharles Dunn Johnson1 b. June 24, 1890, d. May 28, 1954
MotherMary Ellen Cales1 b. January 22, 1887, d. December 29, 1953
Birth*15 May 1923 William P. Johnson was born on 15 May 1923 at WV.3,1 
 He was the son of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales.1 
(Witness) Census20 May 1930 William P. Johnson appeared on the census of 20 May 1930 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census1 May 1940 William P. Johnson appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage* William P. Johnson married Lavera (?)4 
Residence20 Dec 1953 William P. Johnson resided at Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV, on 20 Dec 1953.5 
Residence28 May 1954 He resided at Hopemont, Preston Co, WV, on 28 May 1954.2 
Residence*2 May 1989 He resided at Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV, on 2 May 1989.6 
Residence7 Dec 1989 He resided at Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.7 
Death*1 Nov 1996 He died on 1 Nov 1996 at Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV, at age 73..3,4 
Burial*4 Nov 1996 He was buried on 4 Nov 1996 at Terra Alta, Preston Co, WV.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 May 1930Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson, Charles Ernest Johnson, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson and Dolly Sue Johnson1
1 May 1940Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson, Dolly Sue Johnson and Harold A. "Pete" Johnson1

Partners and Children

Marriage* William P. Johnson married Lavera (?)4 
Children
  • Kim Johnson4
  • Michael Johnson4

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Charles Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 29 May 1954.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, William P. Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Nov 1996.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Mary E. Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Dec 1953.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lucille Johnson Bryant, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 May 1989.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Ralph Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Dec 1989.

Wanda Jane Johnson1,2

F, #30299, b. 2 Sep 1925, d. 10 Sep 1997
FatherCharles Dunn Johnson2 b. June 24, 1890, d. May 28, 1954
MotherMary Ellen Cales2 b. January 22, 1887, d. December 29, 1953
Birth*2 Sep 1925 Wanda Jane Johnson was born on 2 Sep 1925 at WV.3,2 
 She was the daughter of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales.2 
(Witness) Census20 May 1930 Wanda Jane Johnson appeared on the census of 20 May 1930 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census1 May 1940 Wanda Jane Johnson appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 in the household of Charles Dunn Johnson and Mary Ellen Cales at Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Wanda Jane Johnson married Julius Monsky.1 
Residence20 Dec 1953 Wanda Jane Johnson resided at Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY, on 20 Dec 1953.4 
Residence28 May 1954 She resided at Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY, on 28 May 1954.5 
Residence*2 May 1989 She resided at Atlanta, Fulton Co, GA, on 2 May 1989.1 
Residence7 Dec 1989 She resided at Atlanta, Fulton Co, GA, on 7 Dec 1989.6 
Residence1 Nov 1996 She resided at Atlanta, Fulton Co, GA, on 1 Nov 1996.7 
Death*10 Sep 1997 She died on 10 Sep 1997 at Atlanta, Fulton Co, GA, at age 72..3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 May 1930Quinnimont Dist, Fayette Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, James Ralph Johnson, Lucille "Johnnie" Johnson, Charles Ernest Johnson, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson and Dolly Sue Johnson2
1 May 1940Brooklin, Raleigh Co, WVCharles Dunn Johnson, Mary Ellen Cales, Mary Pauline "Polly" Johnson, William P. Johnson, Wanda Jane Johnson, Dolly Sue Johnson and Harold A. "Pete" Johnson2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Wanda Jane Johnson married Julius Monsky.1 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Lucille Johnson Bryant, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 9 May 1989.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Mary E. Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Dec 1953.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Charles Johnson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Saturday, 29 May 1954.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Ralph Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Dec 1989.
  7. [S237] Obituary, William P. Johnson, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 Nov 1996.

William H. Tolley1

M, #30300, b. circa 1904
Birth*circa 1904 William H. Tolley was born circa 1904 at Prince, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*20 Jun 1928 He married Beulah Johnson at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1928. William H. Tolley, age 24, single, b. Prince, res. Prince, par. Sam & Martha, brakeman; Beulah Johnson, age 16, single, b. Thayer, res. Prince, par. C.D. & Mary A; md by T.J. Hopson at Fayetteville.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.