Doddridge County Roots

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Lelia ROBINSON

Female 1877 - 1943  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Lelia ROBINSON 
    Born Apr 1877  Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Birth date given in death record as Apr 11 1879, but the 1900 Census shows it as April 1878, while Findagrave reports it as Apr 12 1877. Age 3 in the 1880 Census puts it in 1877.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1880  Sherman District, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900, 1910  Sheridan District, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1900 Census, Calhoun County, WV (Sheridan District), enumerated on Jun 4 1900:
      Wellington Rogers, 28, b. Mar 1872, farmer, married 1 yr; wife Emily S, b. Apr 1879, married 1 yr, no children; mother Cynthia Rogers, 73, b. Aug 1826, widowed, mother of 11 children (10 still living); servant Lelia Robinson, 22, b. Apr 1878, single, no children, house servant; invalid Joan Saunders, 45, b. Jul 1854, single, cannot read/write.
    Residence 1918  Nobe (Calhoun/Gilmer Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1920  Murphy District, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Sheridan District, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Aug 1943  Big Springs, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Kight Cemetery, White Pine, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 
    • Identified as Lelia in marriage record of daughter Lillian and in her own marriage record, but Lelie in obituary of daughter Bessie, and Lelah in her own death record.
    Person ID I5765  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2020 

    Mother Cassinda ROBINSON,   b. CA 1844 
    Family ID F55748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Clinton BOWER,   b. 22 Aug 1881, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1944, Grantsville, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [4, 5
    Married 5 May 1901  Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • "at the residence of Cynthia Ann Rogers in Calhoun Co, WVa."
    Children 
     1. Mary Agnes BOWERS,   b. 19 Feb 1905, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1978  (Age 72 years)
     2. Bessie Edith BOWERS,   b. 26 Mar 1906,   d. 15 Dec 2003, Jane Lew, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     3. Lillian Mae BOWER,   b. 1910, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967  (Age 57 years)
     4. Nellie V. BOWERS,   b. CA 1915, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Aug 1943 - Big Springs, Calhoun Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    2. [S1875] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    3. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx), http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2635958&Type=Death.

    4. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.

    5. [S1564] Obituary of daughter.

    6. [S1851] Calhoun County Marriage Records, Grantsville, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=3908&Type=Marriage.