Doddridge County Roots

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Lawson ROBINSON

Male 1877 - Bef 1940  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name Lawson ROBINSON 
    Born Apr 1877  Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Sherman District, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  Davis, Tucker Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as Lawson Robinson, 23, b. 1877 in WVa, single, day laborer, one of ten "boarders" in the household of Thomas King (51, day laborer) and his wife and children at 101 Thomas Avenue. All of the boarders were male, single, occupation day laborer, and between the ages of 19 and 28, Perhaps coincidentally, perhaps not, the next enumerated household was that of Deputy Sheriff E. J. Leith.
    Residence 1902  Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1910  Mt. Vernon, Knox Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1910  [3
    glass lehr tender in window glass works 
    Occupation 1918  [4
    rig builder 
    Residence 1918  Nobe (Calhoun/Gilmer Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1920  Sherman District, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1920  [5
    farmer 
    Died Bef Jun 1940  [6
    Person ID I64469  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2020 

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

    Family Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" ROBERTS,   b. 29 Oct 1884, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1965, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1902  Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1940 Census, Calhoun County, WV (Sherman District), enumerated on Jun 19 1940:
      William L. Roberts, 84, widowed; dau Lizy Robinson, 55, widowed; grandson Waitman, Robinson 21, married, common laborer; granddau Eva Robinson, 20, married; great-grandson Randal Robinson, 1.
      NOTE: Eva was the wife of William's grandson Waitman. [7]
    Children 
     1. Waitman Randolph ROBINSON,   b. 12 May 1919, Calhoun Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1980  (Age 60 years)
    Family ID F26902  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Mt. Vernon, Knox Co, OH Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2629] 1900 Census, Tucker County, WV.

    2. [S1851] Calhoun County Marriage Records, Grantsville, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=3533&Type=Marriage.

    3. [S1813] 1910 Census.

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

    5. [S2138] 1920 Census, Calhoun County, WV.

    6. [S2670] 1940 Census, Calhoun County, WV.

    7. [S1567] Marriage record of son.