Mary Frances Bennett1,2,3

F, #1277, b. circa 1845, d. before 1908
FatherSampson Bennett b. 4 May 1810, d. 8 Sep 1895
MotherPhebe Fridley b. circa 1814
Birth*circa 1845 Mary was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1845.
1880 census age 33; 1900 census age 59, b. Dec 1840.4,1 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bennett and Phebe Fridley
Census*1850 Mary Frances Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 
Marriage License8 Apr 1867 Mary applied for a marriage license to wed Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Apr 1867.5 
Marriage*10 Apr 1867 She married Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Apr 1867.5 
Census*24 Jun 1880 Mary Frances Bennett and Alexander Lafayette Bess appeared on the census as head of household at White Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 24 Jun 1880.1 
Num Child*23 Jun 1900 Mary Frances Bennett and Alexander Lafayette Bess had 8 children, with 7 living at the time of the census in 1900.6 
Census23 Jun 1900 Mary Frances Bennett and Alexander Lafayette Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Della Bess, granddaughter, b. April 1896, age 4, b. VA.1 
Death*before 1908 Mary died before 1908. Husband Alexander was listed as widowed at his remarriage in 1908.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Alleghany Co, VAMary Frances Bennett
24 Jun 1880White Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVAlexander Lafayette Bess, Mary Frances Bennett, Sampson Bess, Alexander Lafayette Bess, Jennetta E. Bess, Calvin Campbell Bess, James Taylor Bess and Missouri Frances Bess1
23 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Mary Frances Bennett, Calvin Campbell Bess, James Taylor Bess, Missouri Frances Bess and Stella L. Bess1

Family

Alexander Lafayette Bess b. 2 Dec 1842, d. 18 Nov 1922
Marriage License8 Apr 1867 Mary applied for a marriage license to wed Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Apr 1867.5 
Marriage*10 Apr 1867 She married Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Apr 1867.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Calvin Campbell Bess.
  4. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 202, age 22.
  5. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 202.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Captain Bruce Armentrout1,2,3

M, #1279, b. 6 Aug 1882, d. 21 Jun 1957
FatherMichael Arritt Armentrout4 b. 2 Jul 1836, d. 15 May 1905
MotherSarah Jane Gunter4 b. circa 1844
Birth6 Aug 1881 Captain was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 6 Aug 1881.5 
Birth*6 Aug 1882 Captain was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 6 Aug 1882.1,4 
 He was the son of Michael Arritt Armentrout and Sarah Jane Gunter.4 
Birth9 Aug 1883 Captain was born at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Aug 1883.6 
Marriage*13 Jun 1906 He married Lutishia W. Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 13 Jun 1906.4 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1910 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census*18 Apr 1910 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 Apr 1910.2 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: farmer in Sep 1918 at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Captain Bruce Armentrout registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley resided at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
EmploymentFeb 1920 Occupation: farmer in Feb 1920 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census*25 Feb 1920 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 25 Feb 1920.2 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census29 Apr 1930 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 29 Apr 1930.2 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census18 Apr 1940 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 Apr 1940.2 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1942 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA.6 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 Captain Bruce Armentrout registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Alleghany Co, VA.6 
Residence27 Apr 1942 Captain Bruce Armentrout and Lutishia W. Fridley resided at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.6 
Death*21 Jun 1957 Captain died on 21 Jun 1957 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 74.5,4 
Burial*23 Jun 1957 His body was interred on 23 Jun 1957 at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA, at Armentrout Cemetery.5 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACaptain Bruce Armentrout, Lutishia W. Fridley, William Dallas Armentrout and Vadis Richard Armentrout2
25 Feb 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACaptain Bruce Armentrout, Lutishia W. Fridley, William Dallas Armentrout, Vadis Richard Armentrout, Ilda May Armentrout, Nellie P. Armentrout and Roxie Evelyn Armentrout2
29 Apr 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACaptain Bruce Armentrout, Lutishia W. Fridley, William Dallas Armentrout, Vadis Richard Armentrout, Ilda May Armentrout, Nellie P. Armentrout, Roxie Evelyn Armentrout and George Harding Armentrout2
18 Apr 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACaptain Bruce Armentrout, Lutishia W. Fridley, Vadis Richard Armentrout and George Harding Armentrout2

Family

Lutishia W. Fridley b. Apr 1882, d. 23 May 1951
Marriage*13 Jun 1906 He married Lutishia W. Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 13 Jun 1906.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S211] Email Cheryl Tucker, e-mail address, 26 Feb 2006.
  4. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Descendants of John Wolfe, Louise Collins Perkins, compiler, online at http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/p/e/r/…, accessed Oct 2006.
  5. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  6. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.

Louemma Tingler

F, #1295, b. 20 Jul 1871, d. 25 Aug 1938
FatherHenry Tingler b. 10 Mar 1833, d. 22 Feb 1910
MotherMalinda Magdalene Helms b. circa 1825, d. 7 Sep 1885
Birth*20 Jul 1871 Louemma was born at Craig Co, VA, on 20 Jul 1871.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Henry Tingler and Malinda Magdalene Helms
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1880 Louemma Tingler appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1880 in the household of Henry Tingler and Malinda Magdalene Helms at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA.3 
Census*22 Jun 1900 Louemma Tingler appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 22 Jun 1900.3 
Marriage*26 Oct 1905 She married William Henry Fridley at Paint Bank, Craig Co, VA, on 26 Oct 1905. 
Census18 May 1910 Louemma Tingler and William Henry Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 18 May 1910.3 
Num Child*18 May 1910 Louemma Tingler had 7 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census*16 Jan 1920 She and William Henry Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 16 Jan 1920.3 
Census10 Apr 1930 Louemma Tingler and William Henry Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 430 Lee St, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Apr 1930.3 
Residence*Aug 1938 Louemma Tingler resided at 403 Hemlock, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, in Aug 1938.4 
Death*25 Aug 1938 Louemma died on 25 Aug 1938 at University Hospital, Charlottesville, VA, at age 67.4 
Burial* Her body was interred at Paint Bank, Craig Co, VA.5 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1880New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAHenry Tingler, Malinda Magdalene Helms, Virginia Margaret Tingler, Amanda Jane Tingler and Louemma Tingler3
22 Jun 1900New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VALouemma Tingler, John Harrison Tingler, Andrew Jackson "Jack" Tingler, Joseph Anderson Tingler and George Layman Tingler3
18 May 1910New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAWilliam Henry Fridley, Louemma Tingler, Charles Edward Fridley, William H. Tingler, John Harrison Tingler and Lecky Lee Tingler3
16 Jan 1920New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAWilliam Henry Fridley, Louemma Tingler, Charles Edward Fridley, Ada Pauline Fridley, Ira Vernon Fridley and William H. Tingler3
10 Apr 1930430 Lee St, Covington, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Fridley, Louemma Tingler, Ira Vernon Fridley, Charles Edward Fridley and Margaret Elizabeth Callaghan3

Family 1

John Harrison Helms
Child
  • John Harrison Tingler

Family 2

Children
  • Gertie May Tingler
  • Andrew Jackson "Jack" Tingler
  • Joseph Anderson Tingler
  • George Layman Tingler
  • William H. Tingler

Family 3

William Henry Fridley b. May 1857, d. 15 Sep 1939
Marriage*26 Oct 1905 She married William Henry Fridley at Paint Bank, Craig Co, VA, on 26 Oct 1905. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S408] Tingler Cemetery transcript, Beth Fridley, e-mail address, July 1999.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  5. [S1423] Gravestone.