Laura Bell Treadway1

F, #10204, b. April 29, 1878, d. June 29, 1943
Death certificate of Laura Belle Treadway Taylor, 1943
Image credit: WV Archives & History
FatherJesse T. Treadway b. 8 May 1856, d. 31 Mar 1940
MotherElizabeth Belle "Bettie" Mosely b. circa 1860, d. before 1888
Birth*29 Apr 1878 Laura was born at Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Apr 1878.2,3,1 
 She was the daughter of Jesse T. Treadway and Elizabeth Belle "Bettie" Mosely
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1880 Laura Bell Treadway appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1880 in the household of Jesse T. Treadway and Elizabeth Belle "Bettie" Mosely at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Marriage*25 Dec 1895 She married Henry Wedderburn at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1895.3,5 
Census*27 Apr 1910 Laura Bell Treadway and Henry Wedderburn appeared on the census as head of household at Harewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1910.4 
Marriage*16 Nov 1913 She married Emery Bernard Burgess at Maplewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Nov 1913. Bernard Burgess, age 34, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Oak Hill, par. John & Annie, teamster; Bell Wedderburn, age 36, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Erskine, WV, par. Jess & n/a; md by G.W. Ogden at Maplewood.3,6 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Emery Bernard Burgess and Laura Bell Treadway resided at Beckwith, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.7 
Marriage*15 Jul 1922 She married Julian Kellis "Jacob" Taylor at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jul 1922. J. Kellis Taylor, age 55, divorced, b. Robson, WV, res. Lick Fork, par. Henry & Miriam, farmer; Laura B. Burgess, age 45, widowed, b. Dempsey, WV, res. Lick Fork, par. Jess & Bettie; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.3,6,4,1 
Census*24 Apr 1930 Laura Bell Treadway and Julian Kellis "Jacob" Taylor appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.4 
Residence*Jun 1943 Laura Bell Treadway resided at Ingram Branch, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1943.1 
Death*29 Jun 1943 She died on 29 Jun 1943 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 65..1 
Burial*4 Jul 1943 Her body was interred on 4 Jul 1943 at Beckwith, Fayette Co, WV, at Wilson Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJesse T. Treadway, Elizabeth Belle "Bettie" Mosely, Laura Bell Treadway and William Henry Treadway4
27 Apr 1910Harewood, Fayette Co, WVHenry Wedderburn, Laura Bell Treadway, Dora Wedderburn, Elizabeth Wedderburn, James Raymond Wedderburn and Kathleen Wedderburn4
24 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJulian Kellis "Jacob" Taylor, Laura Bell Treadway and Henry Basil Wedderburn4

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Dec 1895 She married Henry Wedderburn at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1895.3,5 
Children
  • Bessie Wedderburn8
  • Dora Wedderburn4
  • Elizabeth Wedderburn4
  • James Raymond Wedderburn4 b. 22 Sep 1903, d. 1 Jan 1981
  • child Wedderburn8
  • Kathleen Wedderburn4
  • Henry Basil Wedderburn4

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Nov 1913 She married Emery Bernard Burgess at Maplewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Nov 1913. Bernard Burgess, age 34, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Oak Hill, par. John & Annie, teamster; Bell Wedderburn, age 36, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Erskine, WV, par. Jess & n/a; md by G.W. Ogden at Maplewood.3,6 

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 Jul 1922 She married Julian Kellis "Jacob" Taylor at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jul 1922. J. Kellis Taylor, age 55, divorced, b. Robson, WV, res. Lick Fork, par. Henry & Miriam, farmer; Laura B. Burgess, age 45, widowed, b. Dempsey, WV, res. Lick Fork, par. Jess & Bettie; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.3,6,4,1 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S109] Birth Register of Fayette Co, WV, 1853-.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  6. [S2709] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. WV Marriages 1903-1931 and Personal Property Tax Records for 1831 and 1833 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 2006),.
  7. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  8. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.

Robert E. Lee Light

M, #10229, b. May 8, 1875, d. November 6, 1951
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*8 May 1875 Robert was born at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 May 1875. 1900 census has May 1874.1 
 He was the son of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1880 Robert E. Lee Light appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1880 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Robert E. Lee Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Robert E. Lee Light married Annie P. Kidd
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*2 Jan 1920 Robert E. Lee Light and Annie P. Kidd appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census23 Apr 1930 Robert E. Lee Light and Annie P. Kidd appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1930.2 
Residence*9 Feb 1949 Robert E. Lee Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.3 
Death*6 Nov 1951 Robert died on 6 Nov 1951 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, at age 76.1 
Burial*8 Nov 1951 His body was interred on 8 Nov 1951 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, at Mosely Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light and Martha J. Light2
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light2
2 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVRobert E. Lee Light, Annie P. Kidd, Cecil H. Light, Clifford Light, Winifred Light, Victor E. Light, Grace E. Light, Lessie M. Light and Effie Light2
23 Apr 1930Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVRobert E. Lee Light, Annie P. Kidd, Winifred Light, Victor E. Light, Grace E. Light, Lessie M. Light, Effie Light, Ray Light and Margaret Light2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Robert E. Lee Light married Annie P. Kidd
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.

Mary Margaret Light1

F, #10230, b. May, 1876, d. February 9, 1949
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*May 1876 Mary was born at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1876. 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1880 Mary Margaret Light appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1880 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*8 Dec 1895 She married James William Ingram at Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Dec 1895. James Ingram, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Wm & Manerva; Mary Light, age 18, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.3 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Mary Margaret Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*24 May 1910 Mary Margaret Light and James William Ingram appeared on the census as head of household at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 May 1910.2 
Census5 Jan 1920 Mary Margaret Light and James William Ingram appeared on the census as head of household at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jan 1920.2 
Census24 Apr 1930 Mary Margaret Light and James William Ingram appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.2 
Census9 May 1940 Mary Margaret Light and James William Ingram appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 May 1940.2 
Death*9 Feb 1949 Mary died on 9 Feb 1949 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, at age 72.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light and Martha J. Light2
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light2
24 May 1910Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVJames William Ingram, Mary Margaret Light, Pearl Essie Ingram, Virgie M. Ingram, Ruby D. Ingram, Hazel Florence Ingram and Eldridge F. Ingram2
5 Jan 1920Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVJames William Ingram, Mary Margaret Light, Virgie M. Ingram, Ruby D. Ingram, Hazel Florence Ingram, Eldridge F. Ingram, Ilda E. Ingram and Alerine E. Ingram2
24 Apr 1930Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames William Ingram, Mary Margaret Light, Ilda E. Ingram, Alerine E. Ingram, Eldridge F. Ingram and Lola May Kincaid2
9 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames William Ingram, Mary Margaret Light, Alerine E. Ingram and Rosella Ingram2

Partners and Children

Marriage*8 Dec 1895 She married James William Ingram at Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Dec 1895. James Ingram, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Wm & Manerva; Mary Light, age 18, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 10 Feb 1949.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.

Martha J. Light

F, #10231, b. July, 1878, d. February 20, 1944
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*Jul 1878 Martha was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Jul 1878. 1900 census has July 1877; Death Cert has 22 July 1879.1 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1880 Martha J. Light appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1880 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Martha J. Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*2 Apr 1903 She married Walter B. Judson at Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Apr 1903. Walter Judson, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Horace & Tybitha; Martha J Light, age 24, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Nancy E.3 
Death*20 Feb 1944 Martha died on 20 Feb 1944 at Kingston, Fayette Co, WV, at age 65.4 
Burial*22 Feb 1944 Her body was interred on 22 Feb 1944 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, at Mosely Cemetery.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light and Martha J. Light2
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light2

Partners and Children

Marriage*2 Apr 1903 She married Walter B. Judson at Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Apr 1903. Walter Judson, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Horace & Tybitha; Martha J Light, age 24, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Nancy E.3 

Citations

  1. [S19] online databases (www.ancestry.com), Fridley, Beth, comp. Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1866 - 1880 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001-. Original data: Fayette County, West Virginia Birth and Death Records, 1866-1968. County court records located at Fayette, West Virginia.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Annie Victoria Light1,2

F, #10232, b. August 20, 1880, d. March 19, 1966
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*20 Aug 1880 Annie was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Aug 1880.
Birth listed as Aug 1879 in the 1900 census, but she was not enumerated with Samuel and Nancy in 1880.3,4,5 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Annie Victoria Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Marriage*3 Dec 1902 She married Frazier Daniel Bragg at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1902.
Frazier D. Bragg, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. C. D. & Emeline; Annie Light, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.6 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Frazier Daniel Bragg and Annie Victoria Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.2 
Census*3 Jan 1920 She and Frazier Daniel Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1920.5 
Census24 Apr 1930 Annie Victoria Light and Frazier Daniel Bragg appeared on the census as head of household at Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.5 
Residence9 Feb 1949 Annie Victoria Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.7 
Residence6 Jun 1953 She resided at Lick Fork, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jun 1953.8 
Residence11 Jul 1956 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jul 1956.9 
Residence30 May 1961 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 May 1961.10 
Residence*16 Oct 1964 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1964.1 
Death*19 Mar 1966 Annie died on 19 Mar 1966 at Beckley nursing home, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 85.3,4 
Burial*22 Mar 1966 Her body was interred on 22 Mar 1966 at Lick Fork, Fayette Co, WV, at Woolwine Cem.3,4,11 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light5
3 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVFrazier Daniel Bragg, Annie Victoria Light, Mabel Bragg, Charles Samuel Bragg, Lula M. Bragg, Edward Bragg and Robert Bragg5
24 Apr 1930Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVFrazier Daniel Bragg, Annie Victoria Light, Lula M. Bragg, Edward Bragg, Robert Bragg, Frank E. Bragg and Reva Mae Bragg5

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Dec 1902 She married Frazier Daniel Bragg at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1902.
Frazier D. Bragg, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. C. D. & Emeline; Annie Light, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Saml & Elizabeth.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Frazier D. Bragg, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Saturday, 17 Oct 1964.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Annie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 21 March 1966.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Frank E. Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 7 June 1953.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Angela Marie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 12 Jul 1956.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Edward Bragg, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Wednesday, 31 May 1961.
  11. [S2755] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, Rt 61 Cemeteries (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.

Sylvester Light

M, #10233, b. April 10, 1883, d. before 1920
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*10 Apr 1883 Sylvester was born at Loup Creek, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1883.1,2 
 He was the son of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Sylvester Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census25 May 1910 Sylvester Light appeared on the census of 25 May 1910 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*6 Jun 1915 He married Corda V. Treadway at Bishop, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jun 1915. Vester Light, age 30, single, b. Loup Creek, res. Wriston, par. Sam & Lizzie, farmer; Cordie Tredway, age 20, single, b. Loup Creek, res. Wriston, par. Jack & Sarah E; md by T.H. Fitzgerald; affiant Lonnie Light.2 
Death*before 1920 Sylvester died before 1920. Wife Cordie V. Light listed as widowed in 1920 census.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light3
25 May 1910Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Sylvester Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S19] online databases (www.ancestry.com), Fridley, Beth, comp. Fayette County, West Virginia, Births, 1881 - 1887 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000-. Original data:.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

William Alfred Light1

M, #10234, b. September 17, 1884, d. February 23, 1972
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*17 Sep 1884 William was born at Sanger, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Sep 1884.2,3 
 He was the son of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
BirthSep 1885 William was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Sep 1885. 
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 He appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Marriage*20 Dec 1911 He married Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Dec 1911. Wm Alfred Light, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Sam & Lizzie, farmer; Madge L. Treadway, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Jack & Sarah; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.1,4 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: laborer in Sep 1918 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV. Lick Fork Coal Co.3 
Mlt-Registration12 Sep 1918 William Alfred Light registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.3 
Residence12 Sep 1918 William Alfred Light and Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mine.4 
Census*2 Jan 1920 William Alfred Light and Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.4 
Census17 Apr 1930 William Alfred Light and Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1930.4 
EmploymentApr 1942 William's occupation: Employed by Ray Murdock at Prudence, Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1942.2 
Mlt-Registration*27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 William Alfred Light and Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.2 
Residence9 Feb 1949 William Alfred Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.5 
Residence23 Dec 1960 He resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Dec 1960.6 
(informant) Death23 Dec 1960 William was informant for the death of Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Dec 1960.7,6 
Residence*19 Mar 1966 William Alfred Light resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1966.8 
Residence25 Jun 1971 He resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1971.9 
Death*23 Feb 1972 William died on 23 Feb 1972 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 87.10 
Burial*26 Feb 1972 His body was interred on 26 Feb 1972 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.10 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light4
2 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Alfred Light, Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway, Eva Irene Light, Leonard Clifton Light, Glen Julian Light and Alma Louise Light4
17 Apr 1930Lower Loop Creek Rd, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam Alfred Light, Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway, Eva Irene Light, Leonard Clifton Light, Glen Julian Light, Alma Louise Light, Willie A. Light, Ira S. Light and Nelson Eugene Light4

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Dec 1911 He married Lee Madgeline"Madge" Treadway at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Dec 1911. Wm Alfred Light, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Sam & Lizzie, farmer; Madge L. Treadway, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Jack & Sarah; md by W.N. Bibb at Oak Hill.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lee Magdalene Light, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Friday, 23 December 1960.
  7. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Annie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 21 March 1966.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Franklin Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 26 June 1971.
  10. [S237] Obituary, William Alfred Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 25 February 1972.

Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light

M, #10235, b. June 11, 1886, d. June 25, 1971
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*11 Jun 1886 Alonzo was born at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1886.1,2 
 He was the son of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*25 Dec 1914 He married Goldie Treadway at Bishop, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1914. Lonnie F. Light, age 25, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Samuel & Lizzie, farmer; Goldie Treadway, age 16, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Jackson & Sarah; md by T.H. Fitzgerald at Bishop.4 
EmploymentJun 1917 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1917 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence5 Jun 1917 Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1917.1 
Mlt-Registration5 Jun 1917 He registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Fayette Co, WV.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mine.3 
Census*2 Jan 1920 He and Goldie Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Johnson Branch, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census23 Apr 1930 Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light and Goldie Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Johnson Branch, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1930.3 
(informant) Death6 Jul 1932 Alonzo was informant for the death of Oliver Light at Lick Fork, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jul 1932.5 
EmploymentMay 1940 Occupation: carpenter in May 1940 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Carpenter's helper, WPA.3 
Census7 May 1940 Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light and Goldie Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 7 May 1940.3 
EmploymentApr 1942 Alonzo's occupation: (an unknown value) at Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1942. State Road Commission, Charleston, WV.2 
Mlt-Registration*27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence27 Apr 1942 He resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.2 
Residence9 Feb 1949 He resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.6 
Residence*19 Mar 1966 He resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1966.7 
Death*25 Jun 1971 Alonzo died on 25 Jun 1971 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 85.8 
Burial*27 Jun 1971 His body was interred on 27 Jun 1971 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.8 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light3
2 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Goldie Treadway, Basil Howard Light and Gladys Alerene Light3
23 Apr 1930Johnson Branch, Fayette Co, WVAlonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Goldie Treadway, Basil Howard Light, Gladys Alerene Light, Oliver Light, Violet Lorena Light and Allen L. Light3
7 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVAlonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Goldie Treadway, Gladys Alerene Light, Violet Lorena Light and Allen L. Light3

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Dec 1914 He married Goldie Treadway at Bishop, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1914. Lonnie F. Light, age 25, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Samuel & Lizzie, farmer; Goldie Treadway, age 16, single, b. Wriston, res. Wriston, par. Jackson & Sarah; md by T.H. Fitzgerald at Bishop.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Annie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 21 March 1966.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Franklin Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 26 June 1971.

Bessie V. Light1

F, #10236, b. March 8, 1894, d. December 6, 1983
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
BirthNov 1892 Bessie was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Nov 1892.2,1 
Birth2*8 Mar 1894 She was birth2 on 8 Mar 1894 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV.3,4,5,1 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Bessie V. Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.6 
(Witness) Census25 May 1910 Bessie V. Light appeared on the census of 25 May 1910 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.6 
Marriage*18 Feb 1914 She married Seth Thomas Woolwine at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Feb 1914. Seth T. Woolwine, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. G.H. & Rose, laborer; Bessie V. Light, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Samuel & Elizabeth; md by W.N. Bibb; affiant Lonnie Light.1 
Census5 Jan 1920 Bessie V. Light and Seth Thomas Woolwine appeared on the census as head of household at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Jan 1920.6 
Census*24 Apr 1930 Bessie V. Light and Seth Thomas Woolwine appeared on the census as head of household at Carter Branch, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.6 
Residence9 Feb 1949 Bessie V. Light resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.7 
Residence11 Jul 1956 She resided at Richmond, Wayne Co, IN, on 11 Jul 1956.8 
Residence*19 Mar 1966 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1966.9 
Residence25 Jun 1971 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1971.10 
Residence23 Feb 1972 She resided at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Feb 1972.11 
Death*6 Dec 1983 She died on 6 Dec 1983 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 89..4,5,3 
Burial*9 Dec 1983 She was buried on 9 Dec 1983 at Woolwine Cem, Lick Fork, Fayette Co, WV.3,5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light6
25 May 1910Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Sylvester Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light6
5 Jan 1920Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVSeth Thomas Woolwine, Bessie V. Light, Nora Marie Woolwine and Ina M. Woolwine6
24 Apr 1930Carter Branch, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSeth Thomas Woolwine, Bessie V. Light, Nora Marie Woolwine, Ina M. Woolwine, Regis Woolwine and Clyde N. Woolwine6

Partners and Children

Marriage*18 Feb 1914 She married Seth Thomas Woolwine at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Feb 1914. Seth T. Woolwine, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. G.H. & Rose, laborer; Bessie V. Light, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Wriston, par. Samuel & Elizabeth; md by W.N. Bibb; affiant Lonnie Light.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Bessie V. Woolwine, reprinted in Fayette Co Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, p. 15, newspaper not indicated, undated.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S2755] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, Rt 61 Cemeteries (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Angela Marie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 12 Jul 1956.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Annie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 21 March 1966.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Franklin Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 26 June 1971.
  11. [S237] Obituary, William Alfred Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 25 February 1972.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Nora M. Bragg, reprinted in Fayette Co Cemetery Records, Vol. VII, p. 15, newspaper not indicated, undated.

Herman C. Light

M, #10237, b. November 9, 1896, d. August 9, 1979
FatherSamuel Light b. Jul 1853, d. before 1937
MotherNancy Elizabeth Treadway b. 9 Jan 1853, d. 26 Feb 1937
Birth*9 Nov 1896 Herman was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Nov 1896.1 
 He was the son of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway
(Witness) Census29 Jun 1900 Herman C. Light appeared on the census of 29 Jun 1900 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census25 May 1910 Herman C. Light appeared on the census of 25 May 1910 in the household of Samuel Light and Nancy Elizabeth Treadway at Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Herman C. Light married Sadie (?)2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: laborer in Jan 1920 at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*2 Jan 1920 Herman C. Light and Sadie (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.2 
Residence9 Feb 1949 Herman C. Light resided at Tralee, Wyoming Co, WV, on 9 Feb 1949.3 
Residence*19 Mar 1966 He resided at Mullens, Wyoming Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1966.4 
Residence25 Jun 1971 He resided at Bud, Wyoming Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1971.5 
Residence23 Feb 1972 He resided at Bud, Wyoming Co, WV, on 23 Feb 1972.6 
Death*9 Aug 1979 Herman died on 9 Aug 1979 at Bud, Wyoming Co, WV, at age 82.1,7 
Burial* His body was interred at Basin, Wyoming Co, WV, at Lusk Cem.7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNancy Elizabeth Treadway, Samuel Light, Robert E. Lee Light, Mary Margaret Light, Martha J. Light, Annie Victoria Light, Sylvester Light, William Alfred Light, Alonzo Franklin "Lonnie" Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light2
25 May 1910Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Light, Nancy Elizabeth Treadway, Sylvester Light, Bessie V. Light and Herman C. Light2
2 Jan 1920Loop Creek Rd, Dempsey Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHerman C. Light and Sadie (?)2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Herman C. Light married Sadie (?)2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Mary Margaret Ingram, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 10 February 1949.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Annie Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 21 March 1966.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Franklin Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 26 June 1971.
  6. [S237] Obituary, William Alfred Light, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 25 February 1972.
  7. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.

America E. Treadway

F, #10239, b. circa 1863, d. before 1890
FatherLeonard Treadway b. circa 1831, d. 8 Jan 1885
MotherElizabeth Jane Gibson b. circa 1835
Birth*circa 1863 America was born at Putnam Co, WV, circa 1863.1 
 She was the daughter of Leonard Treadway and Elizabeth Jane Gibson
(Witness) Census13 Jul 1870 America E. Treadway appeared on the census of 13 Jul 1870 in the household of Leonard Treadway and Elizabeth Jane Gibson at Grant Twp, Putnam Co, WV.2 
Marriage*5 Mar 1884 She married Zachariah Davis Johnson at Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1884. Z. D. Johnson, age 20, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Zack & Phoebe, farmer; America E. Treadway, age 21, single, b. Putnam Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Leonard & E.J; md by S.W. Riner.1 
Death*before 1890 America died before 1890. America's husband Zachariah Davis Johnson was listed as widowed at his remarriage in 1890.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jul 1870Grant Twp, Putnam Co, WVLeonard Treadway, Elizabeth Jane Gibson, America E. Treadway, James A. Treadway, Julia A. Treadway, John Thomas Tredway and Sarah Matillda Treadway2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV (delayed certificate).

Virginia Settle1

F, #10240, b. circa 1830
Birth*circa 1830 Virginia was born at VA circa 1830. 
Marriage* She married Jackson Kelly
Census*1860 Virginia Settle was listed as a resident in the census report at Fayette Co, VA, in 1860. 
Census1870 Virginia Settle was listed as a resident in the census report at Falls of Kanawha Twp, Fayette Co, WV, in 1870.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1860Fayette Co, VAVirginia Settle
1870Falls of Kanawha Twp, Fayette Co, WVVirginia Settle2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, THomas E. Kelly.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

John L. Light1

M, #10242, b. September 1, 1866, d. July 20, 1931
FatherMorris H. Light b. circa 1847, d. before 1910
MotherAmanda Jane Johnson b. circa 1844, d. 15 Mar 1913
Birth*1 Sep 1866 John was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Sep 1866.2 
 He was the son of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson
Birth2Mar 1869 Conflicting evidence states that John was born at WV in Mar 1869.3 
(Witness) Census29 Aug 1870 He appeared on the census of 29 Aug 1870 in the household of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Marriage*25 Jan 1899 He married Belle Arthur at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1899. John Light, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Maria [Morris] & Amanda J; Belle Arthur, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Oliver & Mary.5 
(Witness) Census30 Jun 1900 John L. Light appeared on the census of 30 Jun 1900 in the household of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Census*11 May 1910 John L. Light and Belle Arthur appeared on the census as head of household at Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 May 1910.4 
(informant) Death15 Mar 1913 John was informant for the death of Amanda Jane Johnson at Kincaid, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Mar 1913.6 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Census15 Apr 1930 John L. Light and Belle Arthur appeared on the census as head of household at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930.4 
Death*20 Jul 1931 John died on 20 Jul 1931 at Wriston, Fayette Co, WV, at age 64. Informant was W. C. Kincaid, Wriston, WV. Willis C. Kincaid was the neighbor of John and Belle Light in the 1930 census.1 
Burial*21 Jul 1931 He was buried on 21 Jul 1931 at Kincaid, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, John L. Light and Lena B. Light4
30 Jun 1900Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, John L. Light and Belle Arthur4
11 May 1910Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WVJohn L. Light, Belle Arthur and Amanda Jane Johnson4
15 Apr 1930Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn L. Light and Belle Arthur4

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Jan 1899 He married Belle Arthur at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1899. John Light, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Maria [Morris] & Amanda J; Belle Arthur, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Oliver & Mary.5 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth, comp.. Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1866-80 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001. Original data: Fayette County, West Virginia Birth and Death Records, 1866-1968.. County court records located at Fayette, West Virginia.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  6. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.

Lena B. Light1

F, #10243, b. April, 1870
FatherMorris H. Light b. circa 1847, d. before 1910
MotherAmanda Jane Johnson b. circa 1844, d. 15 Mar 1913
Birth*Apr 1870 Lena was born at Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1870. 1870 census age 1/12, b. April.1 
 She was the daughter of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson
(Witness) Census29 Aug 1870 Lena B. Light appeared on the census of 29 Aug 1870 in the household of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census14 Jun 1880 Lena B. Light appeared on the census of 14 Jun 1880 in the household of Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*26 Dec 1893 She married William Scott at Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Dec 1893. William Scott, age 30, widowed, b. VA, res. Fayette, par. Geo. & Mary E., sawyer; Elma B. Light, age 20, single, b. Fayette, res. Fayette, par. Morris & Jane; md by J.W. Bragg.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
29 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, John L. Light and Lena B. Light1
14 Jun 1880Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, Mary V. Light, Lena B. Light, Rosa Light, Rachel Light and Rachel Johnson1

Partners and Children

Citations

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

Zachariah T. Johnson1

M, #10247, b. September 21, 1831, d. March 22, 1896
FatherIsrael Johnson b. circa 1792, d. 1852
MotherNancy Kelly b. circa 1796, d. 10 Mar 1870
Birth*21 Sep 1831 Zachariah was born at VA on 21 Sep 1831. 
 He was the son of Israel Johnson and Nancy Kelly
(Witness) Census7 Sep 1850 Zachariah T. Johnson appeared on the census of 7 Sep 1850 in the household of Israel Johnson and Nancy Kelly at District 14, Fayette Co, VA.2 
(heir) Will24 Oct 1850 In Israel Johnson's will on 24 Oct 1850 at Fayette Co, VA, Zachariah, Jennie, Sarah, Hannah and Margaret was named as an heir.3 
Marriage*29 Apr 1852 He married Phebe Johnson at Fayette Co, VA, on 29 Apr 1852. 
Employment*Jun 1860 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1860 at Fayette Co, VA.2 
Census27 Jun 1860 Zachariah T. Johnson and Phebe Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Fayette Co, VA, on 27 Jun 1860.2 
Marriage*25 Mar 1869 He married Martha J. Rodes at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Mar 1869. Zachariah Johnson, age 37, widowed, b. n/a, res. n/a, par. Israel & Nancy Johnson, farmer; Martha Rodes, age 24, single, b n/a, res. n/a, par. John & Mary Rodes; md by J.S. Flory.1 
(informant) Death10 Mar 1870 Zachariah was informant for the death of Nancy Kelly at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Mar 1870.4 
EmploymentAug 1870 Occupation: farmer in Aug 1870 at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*12 Aug 1870 Zachariah T. Johnson and Martha J. Rodes appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Aug 1870.2 
EmploymentJun 1880 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1880 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census30 Jun 1880 Zachariah T. Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jun 1880.2 
Marriage*6 Mar 1884 He married A. Jane Permelia Ellis at Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Mar 1884.
Zachariah, age 48, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Israel & Nancy; A. J., age 26, single, b. n/a, par. George & Mary..5 
Death*22 Mar 1896 Zachariah died on 22 Mar 1896 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 64. Zachariah Johnson, d. Oak Hill, of blood poison, age 62, par. n/a, farming, reported by Jane Johnson [wife].4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Sep 1850District 14, Fayette Co, VAIsrael Johnson, Nancy Kelly, Zachariah T. Johnson, Jennie Jane Johnson and William Wilson2
27 Jun 1860Fayette Co, VAZachariah T. Johnson, Phebe Johnson, Israel A. Johnson and Lewis Henry Johnson2
12 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVZachariah T. Johnson, Martha J. Rodes, Jennie Jane Johnson, Israel A. Johnson, Lewis Henry Johnson, Edward C. Johnson, Zachariah Davis Johnson, Amos A. Johnson, Phebe Belle Johnson and Mary C. Johnson2
30 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVZachariah T. Johnson, Israel A. Johnson, Annie Oretha Spencer, Ira Wayman Johnson, Zachariah Davis Johnson and Martha Frances Johnson2

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Apr 1852 He married Phebe Johnson at Fayette Co, VA, on 29 Apr 1852. 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Mar 1869 He married Martha J. Rodes at Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Mar 1869. Zachariah Johnson, age 37, widowed, b. n/a, res. n/a, par. Israel & Nancy Johnson, farmer; Martha Rodes, age 24, single, b n/a, res. n/a, par. John & Mary Rodes; md by J.S. Flory.1 
Children
  • Mary C. Johnson
  • Martha Frances Johnson

Partners and Children

Marriage*6 Mar 1884 He married A. Jane Permelia Ellis at Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Mar 1884.
Zachariah, age 48, widowed, b. Fayette Co, WV, par. Israel & Nancy; A. J., age 26, single, b. n/a, par. George & Mary..5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S234] Wills, Civil Records Israel Johnson, Fayette Co, WV, dated 24 Oct 1850, probated March 1852.
  4. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.

Israel A. Johnson1

M, #10248, b. January 29, 1853, d. April 9, 1926
FatherZachariah T. Johnson b. 21 Sep 1831, d. 22 Mar 1896
MotherPhebe Johnson b. circa 1832, d. 19 Mar 1866
Birth*29 Jan 1853 Israel was born at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, VA, on 29 Jan 1853. 
 He was the son of Zachariah T. Johnson and Phebe Johnson
Birth229 Jan 1856 Israel A. Johnson was birth2 on 29 Jan 1856 at VA.2 
(Witness) Census27 Jun 1860 He appeared on the census of 27 Jun 1860 in the household of Zachariah T. Johnson and Phebe Johnson at Fayette Co, VA.3 
(Witness) Census12 Aug 1870 Israel A. Johnson appeared on the census of 12 Aug 1870 in the household of Zachariah T. Johnson and Martha J. Rodes at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*16 Jan 1875 He married Annie Oretha Spencer at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jan 1875. 
(Witness) Census30 Jun 1880 Israel A. Johnson appeared on the census of 30 Jun 1880 in the household of Zachariah T. Johnson at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Low Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census*2 May 1910 Israel A. Johnson and Annie Oretha Spencer appeared on the census as head of household at Low Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1910. Emory was listed as "nephew"; James Bragg was a boarder, age 19, single.3 
(Witness) Census30 Jan 1920 Israel A. Johnson appeared on the census of 30 Jan 1920 in the household of Ira Wayman Johnson and Anna Eliza at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Death*9 Apr 1926 Israel died on 9 Apr 1926 at Rt 1, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 73.2 
Burial*11 Apr 1926 His body was interred on 11 Apr 1926 at Concho, Fayette Co, WV, at Concho Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Jun 1860Fayette Co, VAZachariah T. Johnson, Phebe Johnson, Israel A. Johnson and Lewis Henry Johnson3
12 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVZachariah T. Johnson, Martha J. Rodes, Jennie Jane Johnson, Israel A. Johnson, Lewis Henry Johnson, Edward C. Johnson, Zachariah Davis Johnson, Amos A. Johnson, Phebe Belle Johnson and Mary C. Johnson3
30 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVZachariah T. Johnson, Israel A. Johnson, Annie Oretha Spencer, Ira Wayman Johnson, Zachariah Davis Johnson and Martha Frances Johnson3
2 May 1910Low Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVIsrael A. Johnson, Annie Oretha Spencer, Ira Wayman Johnson, Roy Clayton Johnson, Alice May Johnson, Mary Elva Johnson, Annie Myrtle Johnson, James Michael Bragg and Emory Hoten Johnson3
30 Jan 1920Gatewood, Fayette Co, WVIra Wayman Johnson, Anna Eliza and Israel A. Johnson3

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Jan 1875 He married Annie Oretha Spencer at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jan 1875. 
Children

Citations

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

Morris H. Light

M, #10249, b. circa 1847, d. before 1910
FatherEnoch Light b. circa 1800
MotherRachel Johnson b. 18 Apr 1813
Birth*circa 1847 Morris was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1847.1,2 
 He was the son of Enoch Light and Rachel Johnson
BirthMay 1848 Morris was born at VA in May 1848.3 
(Witness) Census26 Aug 1850 He appeared on the census of 26 Aug 1850 in the household of Enoch Light and Rachel Johnson at District 14, Fayette Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1860 Morris H. Light appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1860 in the household of Enoch Light and Rachel Johnson at District 1, Fayette Co, VA.1 
Marriage*29 Nov 1865 He married Amanda Jane Johnson at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1865. Morris Light, age 18, single, born Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Enoch and Rachael Light, farmer; Jane Johnson, age 20, single, born Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. James and Mary Johnson; md by Wm Johnson.2 
Employment*Aug 1870 Occupation: farmer in Aug 1870 at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*29 Aug 1870 Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1870.1 
Census14 Jun 1880 Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Jun 1880. This enumeration has several inconsistencies. Mary V., daughter, b. ca 1866, does not appear in the 1870 census; and John L., b. 1866 does not appear in the 1880 census. Morris Light's mother was Rachel Johnson Light, bc 1814; it is not clear if this is the Margaret Light, age 69 (bc 1811) named as Morris' mother in this census.1 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1900 at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census30 Jun 1900 Morris H. Light and Amanda Jane Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jun 1900.1 
Death*before 1910 Morris died before 1910. Wife Amanda Jane listed as widowed in 1910 census.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Aug 1850District 14, Fayette Co, VAEnoch Light, Rachel Johnson, Henry P. Settle, Abner Settle, John W. Settle, Alfred Hansford Settle, William A. Settle, Morris H. Light and Manerva Rhoda Light1
21 Jun 1860District 1, Fayette Co, VAEnoch Light, Rachel Johnson, Henry Light, Morris H. Light, Manerva Rhoda Light and Samuel Light1
29 Aug 1870Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, John L. Light and Lena B. Light1
14 Jun 1880Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, Mary V. Light, Lena B. Light, Rosa Light, Rachel Light and Rachel Johnson1
30 Jun 1900Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVMorris H. Light, Amanda Jane Johnson, John L. Light and Belle Arthur1

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Nov 1865 He married Amanda Jane Johnson at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1865. Morris Light, age 18, single, born Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Enoch and Rachael Light, farmer; Jane Johnson, age 20, single, born Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. James and Mary Johnson; md by Wm Johnson.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth, comp.. Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1881-87 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.

Annie Oretha Spencer

F, #10250, b. January 11, 1857, d. March 23, 1918
Birth*11 Jan 1857 Annie was born at Fayette Co, VA, on 11 Jan 1857. 
Marriage*16 Jan 1875 She married Israel A. Johnson at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jan 1875. 
(Witness) Census30 Jun 1880 Annie Oretha Spencer appeared on the census of 30 Jun 1880 in the household of Zachariah T. Johnson at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*2 May 1910 Annie Oretha Spencer and Israel A. Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Low Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1910. Emory was listed as "nephew"; James Bragg was a boarder, age 19, single.1 
Death*23 Mar 1918 Annie died on 23 Mar 1918 at Fayette Co, WV, at age 61. 
Burial*26 Mar 1918 Her body was interred on 26 Mar 1918 at Concho, Fayette Co, WV, at Concho Cem. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Jun 1880Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVZachariah T. Johnson, Israel A. Johnson, Annie Oretha Spencer, Ira Wayman Johnson, Zachariah Davis Johnson and Martha Frances Johnson1
2 May 1910Low Pct, Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVIsrael A. Johnson, Annie Oretha Spencer, Ira Wayman Johnson, Roy Clayton Johnson, Alice May Johnson, Mary Elva Johnson, Annie Myrtle Johnson, James Michael Bragg and Emory Hoten Johnson1

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

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