Louisa B. Grinstead1,2

F, #12910, b. circa 1823
FatherWilliam H. Grinstead b. circa 1788
MotherElizabeth (?) b. circa 1791
Birth*circa 1823 Louisa was born at Kanawha Co, VA, circa 1823. 
 She was the daughter of William H. Grinstead and Elizabeth (?) 
Marriage* Louisa B. Grinstead married Harvey Dodd
(Witness) Census6 Sep 1850 Louisa B. Grinstead appeared on the census of 6 Sep 1850 in the household of William H. Grinstead at Kanawha Co, VA.3 
Marriage*18 Nov 1850 She married Manly Tatum at Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Nov 1850.2 
Census*25 Aug 1860 Louisa B. Grinstead and Manly Tatum appeared on the census as head of household at Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VA, on 25 Aug 1860.3 
Census*4 Jun 1880 Louisa B. Grinstead appeared on the census as head of household at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1880.3 
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1900 in the household of John Eubank and Louisa Beda Tatum at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 Sep 1850Kanawha Co, VAWilliam H. Grinstead, Louisa B. Grinstead and Isaac Dodd3
25 Aug 1860Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VAManly Tatum, Louisa B. Grinstead, Isaac Dodd, John Tatum, Louisa Beda Tatum, William B. Tatum and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum3
4 Jun 1880Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVLouisa B. Grinstead and William B. Tatum3
21 Jun 1900Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVJohn Eubank, Louisa Beda Tatum, Allen Morris, George Morris, Mattie Morris, William B. Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead3

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Harvey Dodd
Child
  • Isaac Dodd

Partners and Children

Marriage*18 Nov 1850 She married Manly Tatum at Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Nov 1850.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S40] Neil Darlington, Cabins of the Loop, McClain Printing, Parsons, WV, 1988, p. 620, daughter of William H. Grinstead (conflicts with Fayette Marriages).
  2. [S146] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. (W) Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1995),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Kanawha County Family Tree Project, at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~maudenna/…, accessed Oct 2005.

John Tatum

M, #12912, b. circa 1852, d. 9 Mar 1911
FatherManly Tatum b. circa 1824, d. 13 Mar 1865
MotherLouisa B. Grinstead b. circa 1823
Birth*circa 1852 John was born at VA circa 1852. 1860 census age 8; 1880 census age 28.1 
 He was the son of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead
Birth28 Dec 1853 John was born on 28 Dec 1853. Based on age of 57y, 2m, 9d given in death record.2 
Birth2Jan 1855 Conflicting evidence states that John was born at VA in Jan 1855.3 
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1860 He appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1860 in the household of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead at Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 Jun 1875 He married Margaret Jane Smith at Kanawha Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1875. John Tatum, age 24, b. n/a, res. Kanawha Co; Jane Smith, age 20, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; informant James Schoolcraft.4,3 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: coal miner in Jun 1880 at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV. 
Census2 Jun 1880 John Tatum and Margaret Jane Smith appeared on the census as head of household at Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jun 1880.5,1 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: coal miner in Jun 1900 at Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census4 Jun 1900 John Tatum and Margaret Jane Smith appeared on the census as head of household at Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1900. John is enumerated as age 45, b. Jan 1855. Margaret is listed age 35, b. Jan 1865. They were shown as married 27 years, with 4 children, 4 living. The birth dates and number of children is contradictory to other censuses, but the 1910 census again lists Jane and indicates this is the first marriage for both John and her. The 1910 census reports they had 12 children, of which 5 were alive..1 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: coal miner in May 1910 at Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*4 May 1910 John Tatum and Margaret Jane Smith appeared on the census as head of household at Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 May 1910. Also enumerated in this household was Nellie Quillen, granddaughter, age 8, b. WV.1 
Death*9 Mar 1911 John died on 9 Mar 1911 at Boomer, Fayette Co, WV. Died at Boomer, of La Grippe, age 57y, 2m, 9d, miner, married.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1860Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VAManly Tatum, Louisa B. Grinstead, Isaac Dodd, John Tatum, Louisa Beda Tatum, William B. Tatum and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum1
2 Jun 1880Kanawha Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn Tatum, Margaret Jane Smith, Martha Tatum and Sally Tatum5,1
4 Jun 1900Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn Tatum, Margaret Jane Smith, Frank P. Tatum, Lula Tatum, Sadie Tatum and Hattie Tatum1
4 May 1910Longacre Pct, Falls Dist, Fayette Co, WVJohn Tatum, Margaret Jane Smith, Hattie Tatum, Sadie Tatum, Frank P. Tatum and Nellie Quilling1

Partners and Children

Marriage*27 Jun 1875 He married Margaret Jane Smith at Kanawha Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1875. John Tatum, age 24, b. n/a, res. Kanawha Co; Jane Smith, age 20, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; informant James Schoolcraft.4,3 
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. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  5. [S215] William A. Marsh., 1880 Census of West Virginia, Vol. 4: Braxton, Clay, Nicholas, Fayette, Raleigh, Wyoming (Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, 1982),.
  6. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Louisa Beda Tatum

F, #12913, b. circa 1854
FatherManly Tatum b. circa 1824, d. 13 Mar 1865
MotherLouisa B. Grinstead b. circa 1823
Birth*circa 1854 Louisa was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1854.1 
 She was the daughter of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1860 Louisa Beda Tatum appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1860 in the household of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead at Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VA.2 
Marriage*14 Jul 1870 She married William F. Morris at Kanawha Co, WV, on 14 Jul 1870. William F. Morris, age 22; Louisa Tatum, age 16, upon cert. of Mother, Louisa Tatum, proved by oat of Geo W. McVey; & that her father is dead; md. by John T. Johnson.1 
Census*3 Jun 1880 Louisa Beda Tatum and William F. Morris appeared on the census as head of household at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jun 1880.2 
Marriage*28 Mar 1896 She married John Eubank at Kanawha Co, WV, on 28 Mar 1896. John Eubank, age 55, widowed, b. VA, res. Kanawha; Louisa Morris, age 44, divorced, b. Fayette, res. Kanawha; md by W. Briscoe.1,2 
Census*21 Jun 1900 Louisa Beda Tatum and John Eubank appeared on the census as head of household at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 21 Jun 1900.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1860Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VAManly Tatum, Louisa B. Grinstead, Isaac Dodd, John Tatum, Louisa Beda Tatum, William B. Tatum and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum2
3 Jun 1880Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVWilliam F. Morris, Louisa Beda Tatum, John Morris, Bettie Morris, Manly Morris and Allen Morris2
21 Jun 1900Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVJohn Eubank, Louisa Beda Tatum, Allen Morris, George Morris, Mattie Morris, William B. Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead2

Partners and Children

Marriage*14 Jul 1870 She married William F. Morris at Kanawha Co, WV, on 14 Jul 1870. William F. Morris, age 22; Louisa Tatum, age 16, upon cert. of Mother, Louisa Tatum, proved by oat of Geo W. McVey; & that her father is dead; md. by John T. Johnson.1 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Mar 1896 She married John Eubank at Kanawha Co, WV, on 28 Mar 1896. John Eubank, age 55, widowed, b. VA, res. Kanawha; Louisa Morris, age 44, divorced, b. Fayette, res. Kanawha; md by W. Briscoe.1,2 

Citations

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

William B. Tatum

M, #12914, b. 14 Nov 1856
FatherManly Tatum b. circa 1824, d. 13 Mar 1865
MotherLouisa B. Grinstead b. circa 1823
Birth*14 Nov 1856 William was born at Paint Creek, Kanawha Co, VA, on 14 Nov 1856. William B. Tatum, b. Paint Creek, father Manley Tatum, farmer, res. Paint Creek, mother Louisa Tatum, single birth, informant Louisa Tatum, mother.1 
 He was the son of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1860 William B. Tatum appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1860 in the household of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead at Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VA.2 
Employment*Jun 1880 Occupation: coal miner in Jun 1880 at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census4 Jun 1880 William B. Tatum appeared on the census of 4 Jun 1880 in the household of Louisa B. Grinstead at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: blacksmith in Jun 1900 at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1900 William B. Tatum appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1900 in the household of John Eubank and Louisa Beda Tatum at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1860Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VAManly Tatum, Louisa B. Grinstead, Isaac Dodd, John Tatum, Louisa Beda Tatum, William B. Tatum and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum2
4 Jun 1880Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVLouisa B. Grinstead and William B. Tatum2
21 Jun 1900Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVJohn Eubank, Louisa Beda Tatum, Allen Morris, George Morris, Mattie Morris, William B. Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead2

Citations

  1. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Kanawha Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum

F, #12915, b. 2 Dec 1858
FatherManly Tatum b. circa 1824, d. 13 Mar 1865
MotherLouisa B. Grinstead b. circa 1823
Birth*2 Dec 1858 Elizabeth was born at Paint Creek, Kanawha Co, VA, on 2 Dec 1858. Elizabeth Tatum, b. Paint Creek, father Manley Tatum, farmer, res. Paint Creek, mother Louisa Tatum, single birth, information Louisa Tatum, mother.1 
 She was the daughter of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1860 Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1860 in the household of Manly Tatum and Louisa B. Grinstead at Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VA.2 
Marriage*1878 Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum married Anthony Becherer in 1878 at Kanawha Co, WV.2 
Census*4 Jun 1880 Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum and Anthony Becherer appeared on the census as head of household at Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1880.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1860Paint Creek PO, Kanawha Co, VAManly Tatum, Louisa B. Grinstead, Isaac Dodd, John Tatum, Louisa Beda Tatum, William B. Tatum and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum2
4 Jun 1880Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVAnthony Becherer and Elizabeth ("Betty") Tatum2

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2713] WV Births online at www.wvculture.org,, Kanawha Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.