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* Mr Rhodes b: abt 1702 d: abt 1735
     He (first name unknown) lived among the foothills of VA with his wife
     and 3 children many years before 1738. He was tomahawked and scalped in
     his doorway about 1735 during an Indian uprising. His wife and daughter
     were carried into captivity with other women and children, his sons hid
     in bushes and escaped to a fort. The women were killed because they
     couldn't keep up with the Indians flight across the mountains, but a
     chief took a fancy to the daughter and adopted her.
  m. _ _ bef 1722
  *  John Rhodes b: cir 1722
  *  Christopher Rhodes Sr b: abt 1724 d: abt 1839
        Christopher escaped the Indians (see above), married, and settled in
        Rockbridge Co VA with his family. A widely known marksman and hunter
        he lived to be 115. When Christopher was over 100 he won a Christmas
        shooting match, sitting in his doorway and steadying his long rifle
        again the doorface. aka Christain Rhodes b: abt 1730-42 d: aft 1831,
        of Botetourt Co VA, hunter, Indian fighter, married several times,
        received a land grant south of James River in 1768. His will dated
        Feb 26 1827 calls him George Christopher Rhodes, and is the archives
        in Charleston WV, Will Book E of Botetourt Co
     m. _ _
     *  Robert Rhodes
           not listed in Christopher's will
        m. Margaret McNutt Apr 16 1782 Rockbridge Co VA
     *  George Rhodes b: abt 1760 d: bef 1850 Jackson Co VA(WV)
           1836 George moved to Billy's Run, Elk Fork WV with sons Abe and
           Alec, locating at the John d: Witten (sp?) farm. Greg and Ben
           followed later about 1837-8, Ben settled at the Aplin place
        m. _ _ (may be _ Ashby)
        2nd wife of Christopher Rhodes
        m. Susanna Peters Jan 1 1789 Rockbridge Co VA
           [d/o Hannah _]
        *  Catherine Rhodes b: abt 1790
           m. Andrew Lear Jul 2 1803 Rockbridge Co VA
           m. Alexander Anderson Feb 8 1815 Rockbridge Co VA
        *  Christopher J Rhodes
           b: abt 1793 Rockbridge Co VA; d: 1870 Jackson Co VA
m          m. Patience R Tolley Apr 4 1816 Rockbridge Co VA
              b: 1797 Rockbridge Co VA, d: 1854 Jackson Co VA
              [d/o Thomas Tolley]
           *  Martha Ann Rhodes b: 1817
              m. William R Randolph May 27 1838 Jackson Co WV
           *  son b: 1810-20
           *  George A Rhodes b: abt 1822
                 George is a maybe child of Christopher and Patience
              m. Talitha Young Oct 4 1842
              m. Mary C Harold Feb 25 1879
           *  John W Rhodes b: Jan 1827
                 one source says he m. Anna Eliz Rhodes Jun 19 1847
              m. Elizabeth Margaret Rhodes Jun 19 1849; b: 1826
              *  Harriet Ann Rhodes b: 1849
                 m. William G Rader
                 *  Dora Rader
                    m. Charles Elliot Litton Jun 21 1894 Gay WV
                       b: Sep 17 1867 d: Feb 24 1937 Kanawha Co WV
                    Descendants of Dora Rader and Charles Litton
              *  Theresa Conza E Rhodes b: 1850
                 m. George Tolley
              *  Daniel Webster Rhodes b: 1852
              *  Miles Herbert Rhodes
                 b: Oct 12 1855 Roane Co WV, d: Apr 2 1950 Roane Co
                 m. Melissa Jane Cobb Oct 2 1892
                    b: Oct 15 1872 Roane Co WV, d: May 29 1956 Charleston WV
                 *  Lura Rhodes
                    b: Aug 16 1893 Higby WV, d: Jul 17 1928 Roane Co WV
                       buried Mt. Lebanon Cem, Zonz WV
                    m. Lewis Wilson Dearman
                       [s/o Lonnie Dearman and Rachel Westfall]
                 *  Luda Rhodes b: Nov 1895 d: Apr 2 1965 Charleston WV
                    m. Edgar Fisher
                 *  Lucie Rhodes b: Apr 1898 d: May 7 1913 Roane Co WV
                    buried Miles H Rhodes Cem, Higby WV
                 *  Lester Rhodes
                    b: Nov 11 1900 d: Nov 11 1989 Charleston WV
                    m. Oma Harper
                 *  Pearl Rhodes b: Oct 17 1903 d: Nov 11 1983 Charleston WV
                    m. Roy Greenlee
                 *  Lemma Rhodes
                    b: May 16 1906 Roane Co WV, d: Aug 14 1995 Bluefield WV
                       buried Miles H Rhodes Cem, Higby WV
                    m. Margie Westfall
                 *  Arlie Lee Rhodes b: Jun 16 1908 Higby WV
                    m. Helen Andrews Mar 2 1946 Chicago IL
                 *  Goldie Rhodes
                    b: Oct 13 1911 Vicars WV, d: Dec 8 1994 Orlando FL
                    m. Curtis Raines b: 1912
                    Descendants of Goldie Rhodes and Curtis Raines
              *  Harrison Rhodes b: 1857
                 m. Emily J _
              *  Selena (Salena) Virginia Rhodes b: 1858
                 m. Bennett Preston(or Peter) Litton
                    b: Jan 13 1859 Jackson Co VA(WV)
                    d: Oct 10 1927 Charleston WV
                 Descendants of Selena Rhodes and Bennett Litton
              *  Albert Baxter Rhodes b: 1859
              *  Jefferson Peter Rhodes b: 1862
                 m. Rebecca Taylor
           *  Amanda Lucinda Rhodes b: 1832
              m. Alexander Litton b: 1828
              Descendants of Amanda Rhodes and Alexander Litton
              2nd husband of Amanda Lucinda Rhodes:
              m. Allen Greenleaf Apr 15 1866
           *  Willian Leeper Rhodes b: 1835
              m. Rebecca Rollins Feb 17 1856
              *  Asbery M Rhodes b: 1857
                 m. Phebe G Patterson
              *  Sophronia E Rhodes b: 1859
                 m. Llewellen Litton Jan 15 1880; b: 1862
              *  Dorothy Rhodes b: 1861
              *  William P Rhodes b: 1863
              *  Warwick Brison Rhodes b: Feb 3 1867 d: Dec 9 1925
                 m. Martha Pickens Jan 27 1895
                    b: Feb 10 18__ d: Jan 19 1914
                 *  Letha Jane Rhodes b: Apr 13 1896 d: 1922
                    m. Lorenza Comer
                 *  Harley Ray Rhodes b: Jan 27 1898 d: Jul 31 1976
                 *  Rethia Ellen Rhodes b: Jan 4 1900 d: 1973
                 *  Hollie Clifford Rhodes b: Oct 2 1902 d: Dec 29 1931
                 *  Lelia Ethel Rhodes b: Jun 30 1904 d: Nov 20 1907
                 *  Howard Jennings Rhodes b: Nov 7 1907 d: 1987
                 *  Homer Lewis Rhodes b: and d: Apr 1910
                 *  Mabel Ruline Rhodes b: Sep 21 1912
                    m. Elmer Lawrence Pyatt
                       b: Feb 17 1911 Trace Fork, Jackson Co WV
              *  Elizabeth D Rhodes b: 1868
                 m. Jonathan Stanley
              *  Gordon Rhodes b: 1873
                 m. Phoebe Tuttle
              *  Viola Rhodes b: 1877
           *  Philip Christopher Rhodes b: 1837
           *  Mary Jane Rhodes b: 1840
              m. John W Greenleaf Apr 25 1868
        *  Samuel Rhodes
           b: 1789 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Feb 20 1889 Jackson Co WV
              buried Nesselrote Cem
              Samuel made the first land improvement at the mouth of Billy's
              Run near Mill Creek, VA about 1835. Some sources say he is son
              of Christopher Rhodes and Catherine Peters; others including
              Abraham Litton say Samuel belongs here. Some researchers
              confuse this Samuel with with the other one also in this
              chart, who m. Parthena Vandyne, both are in the 1850 census
           m. Margaret "Peggy" Rhodes Mar 15 1823 Rockbridge Co
              b: 1790 d: 1893
           *  Archibald D "Archie" Rhodes
              b: Dec 30 1830 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Sep 9 1903 Jackson Co WV
                 buried Nesselrote Cem, Gay WV
                 Lived on the waters of Billy's Run, near Gay
              m. Delilah R Rollins Dec 28 1855 Rockbridge Co VA
                 b: Oct 22 1840 d: Nov 7 1923 Jackson Co WV
              *  Asbury Madison Rhodes b: May 22 1857 d: in infancy
                 buried Nesselrote Cem, Gay WV
              *  Urnestine Alice Rhodes b: Apr 1 1858 d: Jul 12 1860
                 buried Nesselrote Cem, Gay WV
              *  Everett Clinton Rhodes b: Nov 5 1860 d: Mar 19 1950
                    Lived on the waters of Billy's Run WV, owned and ran
                    a general store until 1927 when he sold it and they
                    moved to Ripley WV
                 m. Melissa Jane Hinzman Sep 27 1887
                    b: Aug 21 1867 d: Oct 28 1940
                 *  Amy Rhodes
                    m. John Tolley
              *  Minton Robert Rhodes b: Aug 24 1867 d: May 15 1915
                 m. Mary Virginia "Jenny" Harpold Aug 24 1884
                 *  Dollie Ella Rhodes b: 1886 d: 1979
                    m. Trink Oldham
                 *  Bettie Elizabeth Rhodes b: 1887
                    m. Orton Parsons
                 *  Lodisa "Dicie" Cynthia Rhodes b: 1889 d: 1968
                    m. Oke Batten
                 *  Icy "Mae" Rhodes b: 1891 d: 1977
                    m. Homer Mitchell
                 *  Hoyt Roosevelt Rhodes b: 1894 d: 1977
                    m. Ada Thomas
                 *  Zerelda Clarriseee Rhodes b: 1897 d: 1972
                    m. Dow Casto
                 *  Cecil Mattie Rhodes b: 1900 d: 1932
                    m. Mr Wood
                 *  Ralph Minton Rhodes b: 1903 d: 1935
                    m. Lora Marie Tolley Jul 4 1923 Ripley WV
                       married on the Courthouse steps
                    *  Kathleen Virginia Rhodes
                       m. Mr Beymer
                    *  William Edward Rhodes
                    *  Robert Ralph Rhodes
                    *  Sharon Lynn Rhodes
                       m. Mr Turley
                 *  Edith Virginia Rhodes b: 1905 d: abt 1908
                 *  Theodore Kermit Rhodes b: 1908 d: 1985
                    m. Enola Moore
                 *  Erma Lydia Rhodes b: 1910 d: 1986
                    m. Silas Hay
                 *  Yyvan Ann Rhodes b: 1912
                    m. Robert Halbert
                 *  Everette Robert "Sock" Rhodes
                    b: Oct 14 1914 Billy's Run WV
                    m. Lily Ruth Hart Jun 25 1935
                       b: Nov 15 1913 Frozen Camp WV
                       [d/o Marcellus Hart and Minnie Mae Lovegrove]
                    *  Everette Robert Rhodes Jr
                       b: Aug 20 1936 Frozen Camp Creek WV
                       m. Antonia Rufina Sanchez Nov 14 1959 Sevilla Spain
                       *  Ruth Ann Rhodes b: Jun 8 1960 Sevilla Spain
                          m. Ronald Landon Shaffer Jun 22 1978
                             b: Aug 10 1959
                          *  Joshua Caine Rhodes b: Apr 26 1979
                          *  Anna Christine Rhodes b: Oct 1 1982
                          *  Tessa Lynnae Rhodes b: Sep 1 1984
                       *  Daniel Robert Rhodes
                          b: Dec 15 1969 London England
                    *  Daniel Hart Rhodes
                       b: Nov 10 1938 Frozen Camp Creek WV
                       m. Sondra Denise Sharp Relue Jul 4 1958
                          b: Oct 15 1940
              *  Martha Mildred Rhodes b: Nov 5 1863 d: Aug 11 1950
                 m. Daniel Williams
                 m. Mr Cox
              *  Lewis Irvin Rhodes
                 b: Aug 17 1865 Jackson Co WV, d: Jan 5 1949 Rogers OH
                    buried Locust Hill Cem, Chester WV
                 m. Melinda Victoria Allen 1888, b: Jun 2 1870 d: Oct 25 1910
                    [d/o Henry D Allen and Elizabeth West]
                 m. Pearl Hinzman Parish 1911, b: Mar 15 1884 d: Dec 16 1960
                    buried Locust Hill Cem, Chester WV
              *  Samuel Otho Rhodes
                 b: Sep 1 1867 Jackson Co WV, d: Feb 28 1941 Charleston WV
                    buried Falling Waters Cem, Belgrove WV
                 m. Roxie Mandina Parsons Dec 23 1894 Belgrove WV
                    b: Aug 10 1875 Jackson Co, d: May 30 1943 Jackson Co
                 *  Earnest "Earnie" Rhodes b: 1893 Jackson Co WV
                    m. Della Casto 1914, b: 1893 Jackson Co
                 *  Esta Rhodes b: 1896 Jackson Co WV
                    m. S G Parsons Jan 17 1914, b: 1896 Jackson Co
                 *  Sylvia Rhodes
                 *  Lurie Rhodes
                 *  Vada Rhodes
                    m. Lonnie Edwin Kessle
                       [s/o Henry S Kessel and m. Sep 4 1889 Elizabeth Wolf.
                       Henry s/o Jacob L Kessel and m. Oct 25 1855 Margaret
                       Rayburn. Elizabeth d/o Abraham Wolfe and m. Feb 25
                       1858 Miriam Fisher]
                    *  Glenva A Kessel
                       m. Ermal V Rhodes Jun 9 1934
                          b: near Statts Mills WV
                       Descendants of Glenva Kessel and Ermal Rhodes
                 *  William Rhodes
                 *  Lucy Rhodes
                    m. Mr Reid
                 *  Clayton Rhodes
                 *  Dayton Rhodes
                 *  Claire Rhodes
                 *  Ordie Rhodes
                    m. Mr West
              *  Charles Okey Preston Rhodes b: Mar 25 1869 d: Oct 25 1949
                 m. Nettie Casto Mar 9 1902, b: 1870
                    [d/o Nicholas Lee Casto and America Butcher]
              *  Holley Armstrong Rhodes b: May 15 1871 d: Mar 24 1944
                 m. Eula Thomas Nov 26 1893
                    [d/o Elias Thomas and Harriet Sheverdecker]
                 m. Martha Westfall Mar 6 1910
                    [d/o Christopher C Westfall and Minnie J Greenleaf]
                 m. Georgia _
              *  Cynthia Mary Rhodes b: Jul 11 1873 d: Oct 24 1904
                 m. David William Harpold Aug 23 1894
              *  Dora Belle Rhodes b: Dec 7 1879 d: Jul 1 1906
                 m. William D Greathouse Apr 11 1904
                 *  Fay Greathouse b: 1904/05
                       Mother died when she 16 months old,
                       adopted by Dora's brother Everett
                    m. Ray C Archer
           *  Elizabeth Margaret Rhodes b: 1826
                 aka Margaret Anna Elizabeth; Elizabeth Margaret Anne Elvira
              m. John W Rhodes Jun 19 1849; b: Jan 1827
              Descendants of Elizabeth Rhodes and John Rhodes
           *  Solomon David Rhodes b: 1828
                 one source says he's s/o Christopher J Rhodes
                 and Patience R Tolley, above
              m. Susan Catherine _
              *  Mary E Rhodes b: 1852
              *  David Crockitt Rhodes b: 1854
                 m. Rebecca A Johnson 1877
                 m. Maggie Green 1893
                 m. Dellie Godbey Cox Riddle 1919
                    Cox and Riddle may be names from previous marriages
              *  Lucinda J Rhodes b: 1857
                 m. Thomas L Grant
              *  Agnes Rhodes b: 1859
                 m. William A Casto
              *  Miriam Rhodes b: 1861
              *  Anne E Rhodes b: 1864
                 m. Robert Thomas
              *  John Armstrong Rhodes b: 1870
                 m. America Ann Price Sep 2 1894
                    [d/o Benjamin Rathbone Price and Talitha S Tolley]
                 *  ten children, two d: in infancy
           *  Mathias Rhodes b: 1830 Rockbridge Co VA
              m. Sarah R Rollins Feb 16 1854
              *  Franklin P Rhodes b: 1855
                 m. Mary E Fairburn
              *  Margaret G J Rhodes b: 1858
                 m. William Alexander Cobb 1880
                    b: Feb 1 1859 Kanawha Co WV, d: Jan 8 1965
                 Descendants of Margaret Rhodes and William Cobb
              *  Watson Rhodes b: 1859
                 m. Elizabeth Litton Sep 16 1880; b: 1858
              *  Floyd Rhodes b: 1862
              *  Emaseta Zetta Rhodes b: 1868
              *  John M Rhodes b: 1870
              *  Jonah Rhodes b: 1874
                 m. Nettie _
              *  Luther Rhodes b: 1878
           *  Catherine (Cashenria) Rhodes b: 1830 Rockbridge Co VA
           *  son b: 1835 d: young
           *  Andrew Rhodes b: 1835 Rockbridge Co VA
              m. Cynthia M_
           *  Jacob Rhodes b: 1840 Jackson Co WV
              m. Melissa J Price Jan 27 1887
           *  John Wesley Rhodes b: Jan 1846 Jackson Co VA, d: May 24 1913
                 buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                 one source say b: 1844, one source says m. Dec 30 1876
              m. Mary Allen Dec 30 1875 Roane Co VA; b: 1851 d: 1893
              *  Eva L Rhodes
                 b: Oct 1877 Gay WV, d: 1943
                    Buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                 m. William D Greathouse Jr May 9 1917 Roane Co WV
                    b: Jan 1873 d: 1971
                    [Eva Rhodes and William Greathouse link being worked on]
              *  Dennis Rhodes b: May 1878 Jackson Co WV, d: 1943
                    Buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                    One source says b: 1879
                 m. Margaret "Maggie" Hughes Mar 1 1903 Roane Co WV
                    b: Mar 1883 d: 1955
                 *  several children
              *  Dayton Rhodes b: Feb 1880 Jackson Co WV, d: 1948
                    Buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                 m. Maude M Casto Apr 13 1902 Roane Co WV
                    b: 1878 d: Sep 25 1952
                 *  Phillis Rhodes
                    b: 1903 d: 1989 buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                    m. _ Garnes
                 *  Martha Rhodes
                 *  Virginia Rhodes
                 *  Charles Rhodes
                 *  Garnet Nellis Rhodes
                    b: 1914 d: 1983 buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
              *  Ferdie Ephriam Rhodes b: Jul 1884 Roane Co WV; d: 1960
                    Buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                 m. Ola F Thompson Sep 19 1917 Roane Co WV
                    b: Apr 1887 d: 1973
              *  Emmett S Rhodes b: Jan 30 1888 d: Oct 10 1918 France
                    Killed in WWI, buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                    Never married
           *  George W Rhodes b: May 1848 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Mar 1920
                 one source says b: 1839
              m. Martha Margaret Jane Reynolds
              *  Lavinia Ellen Rhodes b: 1867
              *  John W Rhodes b: 1870
                 m. Alva _
              *  Charles Holt Rhodes
                 b: Jun 1873 Jackson Co WV, d: Aug 4 1954 Roane Co WV
                    buried Spencer Memorial Cem, Spencer WV
                 m. Irene A McKown Jan 21 1894 Roane Co WV
                    b: Mar 31 1875 d: Aug 2 1953
                 *  William Bodford Rhodes b: Mar 1895 Roane Co WV, d: 1961
                       Buried Eventide Cem, Roane Co WV
                    m. Dolah Craig Jun 26 1915 Roane Co WV
                       b: Sep 1898 d: 1979
                 *  Carda Rhodes b: Oct 1896
                 *  Beulah Rhodes b: Mar 1899
                 *  Elizabeth Rhodes
                    m. Orie William Cordray 1946
                       b: Oct 11 1914 d: Mar 11 1971
                    *  John Milton Cordray
                       m. Margaret Ann Holmes May 11 1973 Parkersberg WV
                       *  Megan Patricia Cordray
              *  William D Rhodes b: 1875
              *  Andrew Oliver Rhodes b: 1880
              *  Cora Rhodes b: 1883
              *  Thoeodora Rhodes b: 1885
           *  Henry Rhodes b: 1850 Jackson Co WV
           *  Martha Rhodes b: 1854 Jackson Co WV
           *  Lilly Rhodes b: 1856 Jackson Co WV
           *  Marcellus Rhodes b: 1858 Jackson Co WV
        *  Aaron Rhodes
        *  Peggy Rhodes b: abt 1806
           m. John H Tolley Sep 6 1830
        *  Alexander Rhodes b: abt 1807 Rockbridge Co VA
              Came to Jackson Co WV 1830-40, on the 1840 census, bought a
              tract of land on Billy's Run, a branch of Elk Fork of Mill
              Creek, from H O Middleton, and was still living there in 1876
           m. Mahalia (Mahala) Edens Feb 23 1829 Botetourt Co VA
              b: Rockbridge Co
              [d/o Jesse Edens and Dorothy Davis]
              one source says m. Mar 3 1829
           *  Mary Ann Rhodes
              b: May 14 1832 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Jan 17 1893 Roane Co WV
                 bur. Holly Hunt Cem, (Alex Harper) Ambler Ridge, Roane Co
              m. Alexander Harper Oct 7 1848 Jackson Co VA(WV)
                 b: Dec 2 1824 Tazewell VA, d: Sep 18 1902 Cicerone WV
              Descendants of Mary Rhodes and Alexander Harper
           *  Llewellyn A Rhodes b: Jul 14 1833
              m. Cynthia Jane Lytton Mar 25 1854; b: 1832
              *  Nicholas Rhodes b: Apr 3 1855
              *  Sarah E Rhodes b: Jan 11 1857
              *  Marcellus Rhodes b: Nov 4 1858
              *  Emily V Rhodes b: Feb 7 1861
              *  Isaiah Rhodes b: Oct 28 1863
              *  Ellen Rhodes b: Oct 17 1865
              *  Alfred Rhodes b: Dec 25 1867
              *  Angeline Rhodes b: Jan 3 1870
              *  Bennett Rhodes b: Jul 11 1872
           *  Murphy D Rhodes b: 1835 d: 1933
                 Civil War: In the WV Home Guards
                 1880 living in Statts Mills WV
              m. Mary E Clarkson Feb 23 1856
              *  Helena Rhodes b: 1857
                 m. Sylvester Rhodes Nov 27 1873, b: 1852
              *  Artanisha Rhodes b: 1859
                 m. William A Casto
              *  Samantha Rhodes b: 1862
                 m. Nicholas Merical
              *  William M Rhodes b: 1864
                    A blacksmith and farmer who lived in the area
                    of Staats Mills WV and raised his family there
                 m. Lougenia Casto 1888
                 *  Rhomie Rhodes
                    m. Pearl McCrady
                 *  Blondie Arnold Rhodes
                    m. Ida Orzella Fields
                    *  Pauline Ruth Rhodes
                       m. Hershel Robert Westfall Jul 26 1940
                          b: Mar 11 1918 d: Mar 1 1992
                 *  Orville N Rhodes
                    m. Verl Southall
                 *  Moody C Rhodes
                    m. Lydia Chatman Rhodes
                 *  Elva Rhodes
                    m. Oshel Morris
                 *  Delpha G Rhodes
                    m. Foster Morris
                 *  Leo Rhodes
                    m. Wanita Skidmore
              *  Clora Rhodes b: 1870
                 m. Milt Boice
              *  Franklin Rhodes b: 1872
                 m. Elsa Windle
              *  Minnie Rhodes b: 1878
                 m. George W Rhodes
           *  Margaret Elizabeth Rhodes b: May 5 1835 VA, d: bef 1900
                 buried Tom Hunt Cem, near where the house used to be that
                 Enoch and Margaret lived in.
                 One source says b: May 25 1835, one says b: Oct 1834, one
                 says b: 1836. One source says m. Sep 6 1852, one says
                 m. Sep 16 1852, two sources say m. Sep 11 1852
              m. Enoch M Harper Sep 11 1852 Jackson Co VA(WV)
                 b: Nov 7 1830 Russell Co VA, d: aft 1900 Roane Co WV
              Descendants of Margaret Rhodes and Enoch Harper
           *  Barbara J Rhodes b: 1838
              m. Robert H Bradley Feb 21 1856
           *  Martha Jane Rhodes b: 1839
              m. James E Thomas Sep 28 1854
           *  Dorothy Rhodes
              b: Feb 16 1840 Jackson Co VA(WV), d: Mar 24 1920
                 buried Halbert Cem, Gay WV
              m. Rev. William H Thomas May 27 1857
                 b: Sep 11 1836 d: Aug 29 1891
              Descendants of Dorothy Rhodes and Rev. William Thomas
           *  Matilda Rhodes b: 1841
           *  Rachel Rhodes b: 1843
           *  Preston Isaiah Rhodes b: Jun 6 1845 d: Apr 19 1908
                 buried Lowe Cem, Roane Co WV
                 known as Isaiah Rhodes
                 Civil War: Co. F, 9th Regt. WV Inf., received pension
                 Living in Jackson Co in 1880, 1899 in Ryan WV, 1902 in
                 Woodyard WV
              m. Amanda J "Mandy J" Tolley Apr 14 1864 Jackson Co WV
                 b: Jun 16 1843 d: Oct 4 1921
                 buried Lowe Cem, Roane Co
                 [d/o Jordan Tolly and Sally Anderson]
              *  Agnes Victoria Rhodes b: 1866
                 m. Jackson West
              *  Emanuel C Rhodes b: 1867
                 m. Ida Bell Thomas
              *  Cordelia J Rhodes b: 1869
                 m. John M Lowe
              *  Emmet M Rhodes b: Jun 1871
                 m. Rebecca Jane Hawkins Mar 6 1890 Roane Co WV
                    b: Dec 18 1868 Roane Co WV, d: Nov 20 1943 Roane Co
                 *  Elva E Rhodes b: Sep 1890
                 *  Virgie Z Rhodes b: Feb 1892
                 *  Osie M Rhodes b: Oct 1893
                 *  James H Rhodes b: May 1895
                    m. Mary _
                    *  child b: Apr 1 1906
                 *  Mary M Rhodes b: May 1897
                 *  Delsie J Rhodes b: Nov 1898
              *  Mary Ann Rhodes b: 1874
                 m. Deck Westfall
                 m. John Harper
              *  Ezra Oscar Rhodes b: 1875
                 m. Florence Taylor
                 m. Canna Cox
              *  William Bennett Rhodes b: Dec 25 1877 d: Sep 25 1898
              *  Alfred Clint Rhodes b: 1879
                 m. Florence "Rose" Harper
              *  Zean Rhodes
                 m. Will Thomas
              *  Emza Rhodes b: Mar 16 1883 d: Sep 16 1892
           *  Melissa Rhodes b: 1851
              m. James Hamilton Nov 20 1865
           *  daughter
        *  Abram Rhodes b: abt 1811 d: abt 1857
           m. Eliza Gould Sep 6 1830
           2nd wife of Abram Rhodes:
           m. Margaret Johnston Oct 23 1842, b: 1816
           *  William Rhodes b: 1832
           *  Levina Rhodes b: 1834
           *  Charles Lewis Rhodes b: Mar 1840
              m. Elizabeth Reynolds Dec 5 1862 
              *  Martha Jane Rhodes b: 1864
                 m. Isaac Kerns
              *  Mary Frances Rhodes b: 1866
                 m. William Edward Moore
              *  Mazilla Annabelle Rhodes b: Mar 8 1869 d: bef 1963
                 m. John Robert Cunningham Jun 23 1887
                    b: Feb 11 1866 Roane Co WV, d: Dec 7 1939 Charleston WV
                    buried Shinn Cem, Fairplain WV
                 Descendants of Mazilla Rhodes and John Cunningham
              *  James Asbury Rhodes b: 1871
                 m. Cora Ellen McKinney
                 *  Olive Marie Rhodes d: Mar 1971 Miami OH
                    m. Kirby Binford Martin
                    Descendants of Olive Rhodes and Kirby Martin
              *  Luvinia Myrtle Rhodes b: 1883
                 m. J W K McKinney
           *  Mary N Rhodes b: May 1840
              m. Franklin M Hess Feb 23 1860
           *  Drusilla (Mazilla) Rhodes b: Apr 1847
              m. John G Pringle Nov 21 1861
              Descendants of Drusilla Rhodes and John Pringle
        *  Greg Rhodes
        *  Barbara Rhodes b: 1799 d: aft 1870
           m. David Litton b: Aug 1793 Rockbridge Co VA, d: 1869
           Descendants of Barbara Rhodes and David Litton
        *  Ben Rhodes
     *  Abraham Rhodes
           not listed in Christopher's will
        m. _ _
        *  Catherine Rhodes
           m. George Gall May 27 1800 Rockbridge Co VA
        *  Mary Rhodes
           m. John Palmer Jun 15 1802 Rockbridge Co VA
     *  Frederick Rhodes
        not listed in Christopher's will
     *  Mathias Rhodes b: abt 1770
        m. Martha Anderson Mar 13 1810 Botetourt Co VA
     *  Eve Rhodes b: abt 1772
        m. Philip Sylor Oct 12 1790 Rockbridge Co VA
     *  Christopher Rhodes Jr b: abt 1772 d: 1857 Ripley WV
           aka Peter. Marriage bond: Christopher Rhodes and Christian Varner
           A farmer and innkeeper, an ensign in the War of 1812
        m. Catherine Peters Jun 1 1801 Rockbridge Co VA
        *  Margaret "Peggy" Rhodes b: abt 1800 d: 1893
              buried Nesselrote Cem
              one source says she m. Zachariah Rhodes Jr
           m. Samuel Rhodes Mar 15 1823 Rockbridge Co VA
              b: 1789 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Feb 20 1889 Jackson Co WV
           Descendants of Margaret and Samuel Rhodes
        *  Benjamin Rhodes b: abt 1801
           m. _ Bradley
        *  Peter Rhodes
           b: Jan 25 1807 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Jan 30 1922 prob Gay WV
              buried Rhodes Cem, Ryan WV
              other sources say b: May 1820 d: 1936 and b: 1808 d: 1924
              Moved to near Gay about 1834 supposedly with a brother Samuel.
              In about 1865 he bought a water powered gist mill about a mile
              north of the mouth of Trace Fork where he lived
           m. Letha Board Jan 2 1843, b: abt 1827 d: bef 1869 Roane Co WV
              other sources say m. Mar 1 1843 Jackson Co WV, and Mar 3 1843
           *  Robert Riley Rhodes b: 1844 d: Oct 6 1929
                 buried George Casto Cem, Staats Mills WV
                 one source says b: 1849 d: 1929
                 A farmer in Belgrove WV
              m. Mary Ellen Casto Oct 17 1867
                 b: 1845 d: Dec 30 1935
                 one source says m. Oct 17 1865
                 For her triplets, Mary would also feed
                 them cow's milk mixed with nutmeg
              *  Henry Rector Rhodes b: Feb 19 1869 d: Nov 20 1961
                    buried Casto Cem, Grass Lick WV
                 m. Alice Westfall Dec 26 1895
                    b: Nov 11 1876 d: Aug 16 1946
                    buried Casto Cem, Grass Lick
                 *  Ora Enis Rhodes b: Oct 3 1896 d: Sep 8 1918 never married
                    buried Aplin Ridge Methodist Church Cem
                 *  Leorza Owens "Orza" Rhodes
                    b: Sep 12 1899 d: Oct 23 1970
                    m. Holly E Jeffries Sep 8 1918
                       b: Jul 22 1883 d: Nov 14 1918 of the flu
                    2nd husband of Leorza Rhodes:
                    m. Ezra Allen Mar 2 1922
                    *  Irene Allen
                    *  Ralph Vernon Allen
                    *  Ezra Allen Jr
                    *  Melba Lorine Allen
                    *  Marshall Ray Allen
                    *  Delbert Lee Allen
                 *  Owen Rhodes d: 5 yrs old of the croup
                 *  Cora Bell Rhodes b: Mar 21 1906
                    m. William Fields
                       [s/o Andrew Fields and Elizabeth Casto]
                    *  Dorthleen Fields
                    *  Modeline Mae Fields
                    *  Dorine Virginia Fields
                    *  Geneva Norldine Fields
                    *  William Delmas Fields
                    2nd husband of Cora Belle Rhodes:
                    m. Holly Wellington Anderson
                       [s/o Alfred S Anderson and Viola West]
                 *  Virgie Elva Rhodes b: Apr 1 1907
                    m. Frederick Columbus Fields Apr 27 1924
                       [s/o Andrew Fields and Elizabeth Casto]
                    *  Edith May Fields
                    *  Radus Ray Fields
                    *  Dorothy Annabelle Fields
                    *  Rita Marie Fields
                 *  Thelma Myrtle Rhodes b: Jan 5 1910
                    m. Starling Denny Casto
                    *  Lenore Lee Casto
                 *  Otis Weldon Rhodes b: Apr 26 1912 d: Dec 22 1965
                       buried Aplin Ridge Crurch Cem
                    m. Evaleen Anderson
                    *  Kenneth Veran Rhodes
                    *  Curtis Kernean Rhodes
                    *  Sharon Lyn Rhodes
                    *  Cary Lee Rhodes
                    *  Larry Leolen Rhodes
                 *  Vessie Evelyn Rhodes b: Jun 30 1915
                    m. Carl Warner b: Sep 17 1909
                       [s/o Luther Warner and Ivy _]
              *  Diora Rhodes b: Jan 26 1872 d: Apr 6 1948
                 m. John Woodfell/Woodfield b: Aug 18 1874 d: Aug 18 1927
                 *  no children
              *  Jenna (Genia) "Jeannie" Rhodes
                 b: Aug 8 1874 Belgrove WV, d: Aug 7 1923
                 m. Francis Harbert
                 *  no children
                 2nd husband of Jenna Rhodes:
                 m. John F Freeland May 18 1890, d: Oct 1973
                 *  Allene Freeland b: 1911 d: Sep 12 1939
                 *  Delbert Lee Freeland b: May 25 1914
                    m. Mary Shreves
              *  William Clark Rhodes
                 b: Mar 7 1877 Belgrove WV, d: Jun 28 1945 Charleston WV
                    buried Looney Cem, Walton WV
                    William was a miller and farmer, lived in Jackson Co
                    WV until 1913 then moved to Roane Co WV
                    one source says b: Mar 3 1877
                 m. Alice Ann Fields Apr 24 1900 Harmony WV
                    b: Feb 9 1877 Kentuck WV, d: Dec 19 1957 Walton WV
                 *  Lloyd Rhodes stillborn 1901 Belgrove WV
                    buried Casto family Cem, Staats Mills WV
                 *  Amos Dell Rhodes
                    b: Mar 12 1902 Belgrove WV, d: Jun 12 1989 Dunbar WV
                    m. Clara Grace Gillespie Jun 12 1928 S. Charleston WV
                    *  Donald Rhodes
                       m. Jo Ann Dean
                    *  James Rhodes
                       m. Mary Ella Kramer
                    *  Wesley Rhodes
                       m. Donna Ranson
                       m. Sharon Debolt
                 *  Clayton Leo Rhodes b: May 4 1904 d: Jul 1926 unmarried
                    Drowned in the Kanawha River during a thunderstorm
                    while returning from a picknick
                 *  Nellie Opal Rhodes b: Sep 25 1907 Belgrove WV
                    m. Ray Davidson Kelly Sep 24 1929 Spencer WV
                    *  Roy D Kelly Jr
                       m. Margaret Sigh
                    *  Richard Kelly
                       m. Betty Omijenski (died)
                       *  two daughters
                       m. Arlene Henderson
                 *  Clessie Ray Rhodes
                    b: Apr 29 1909 Belgrove WV, d: Jun 1930 unmarried
                    Injured at work and bled to death
                 *  Bessie Rhodes
                    b: Sep 1912 Belgrove WV, d: May/Jun 1913 Walton WV
                 *  Mary Marie Rhodes b: Jul 4 1917 Walton WV
                    m. Isaac Mayford Whited Jun 29 1940 Speed WV
                       d: Jan 11 1987
                       [s/o Mr I A Whited and Minnie _]
                    *  Lloyd Douglas Whited
                       m. Judy McDonald
                    *  Isaac M Whited Jr
                       m. Rebecca Miller                    
              *  Mattie Lee Rhodes b: Mar 28 1880 d: Jan 31 1951
                    buried Fairplain WV
                 m. Ora Dell Parsons Feb 7 1905, d: Jan 9 1972
                    buried Fairplain WV
                    [d/o George W Parsons and Elizabeth Reed]
                 *  Ava Lois Rhodes b: Feb 23 1905
                    m. Dallas Raines b: 1901
                    Descendants of Ava Rhodes and Dallas Raines
                 *  Amy Inez Rhodes b: Nov 2 1907
                    m. Chester Drennen
                    *  twin daughters
                    2nd husband of Amy Rhodes:
                    m. Joseph Stiene Jan 12 1960
                 *  Delbert Wilson Rhodes b: Nov 4 1910
                    m. Bulah Garrett May 30 1930
                 *  Alma Bell Rhodes b: Mar 26 1913
                    m. Earnest Clyde Sheens
                    *  no children
                 *  Ima Effie Rhodes b: Nov 19 1917
                    m. George Anderson
                 *  Gladys Marie Rhodes b: Nov 20 1920
                    m. Lakin Rupert Jones Dec 31 1940
                 *  Ivy May Rhodes b: Oct 5 1925
                    m. William C Critchfield
                 *  Geraldine Rhodes b: Jan 17 1928
                    m. George Willard
                 *  Denzil Robert Rhodes b: Apr 4 1931
                    m. Janet Fisher
                 *  Denver Lee Rhodes b: Oct 15 1935
                    m. Hazel Mae Williams Feb 13 1960
              *  Joseph Caser Rhodes b: Dec 31 1882 d: Apr 21 1973
                 m. Mary Ethel Greathouse d: Dec 9 1967
                    [d/o Mirch Greathouse and Merinda Elkins]
                 *  Wilma Mildred Rhodes
              *  Arizona "Zona" Rhodes b: Jun 9 1886
                 m. Clarence C Westfall Apr 14 1906
                 *  Edgar Ellis Westfall b: Jun 9 1909
                    m. Jessie Knapp Sep 2 1928
                 *  Condie Ayward Westfall b: Aug 26 1914
                    m. Edith Gwendolyn Channels
                 *  Virgil Robert Westfall b: May 8 1907
                    m. Vandena Ashley Sep 23 1928
              *  Naomi "Omie" Rhodes b: Jun 9 1886 d: Nov 28 1971
                    buried White Pine Cem
                 m. Okey M Westfall Sep 20 1908, b: Aug 1884/85 d: 1966
                 Descendants of Naomi Rhodes and Okey Westfall
              *  Everette Oley Rhodes b: Jun 9 1886 d: Jan 28 1956
                    buried Fairplain Cem
                 m. Anne Redman 1937/38
              *  Benjamin Harrison Rhodes b: Apr 24 1889 d: never married
           *  Amanda Rhodes b: 1846
              m. Rev. Martin Casto
           *  William Benjamin Rhodes b: 1850 d: 1924
                 one source says his middle name is Bennett and b: 1853
              m. Rebecca Southall
              2nd wife of William Benjamin Rhodes:
              m. Mary M Casto Mar 17 1875
                 [s/o Charles H Casto and Deborah Casto]
              *  Okey J Rhodes b: 1893 d: 1972
                 m. Lona Alice Hite Oct 7 1914, b: 1899 d: 1982
                    [d/o William Stevens Hite and Louisa Jane Fisher]
                 *  Ermal V Rhodes b: near Statts Mills WV
                    m. Glenva A Kessel Jun 9 1934
                    *  Evelyn Mae Rhodes
                       m. Roy Eakins Mar 7 1952
                    *  Janet Fay Rhodes
                       m. Harley Scarberry Nov 19 1955
                    *  Robert Roy Rhodes
                       m. Ima Jean Price Jul 22 1977
                    *  Norma Jean Rhodes
                       m. Carl Harris Aug 26 1977 
                 *  Okey Rhodes Jr
                 *  daughter d: in infancy
           *  Christopher (Francis) Marion Rhodes b: 1852
              m. Isabella Casto
                 [d/o David Casto and Mary _]
           *  Benta Rhodes
              m. _ Harpold
           *  Sarah Elizabeth Rhodes b: 1856
              m. Robert R Garrett
                 [s/o James Garrett and Sarah _]
           *  Marian Rhodes
              m. Artimisha Westfall
           *  Ruth Ann Rhodes b: 1859
              m. Walter P Whiting
           *  Perry Rhodes b: 1861
           *  Jane Rhodes b: 1863
              m. Benjamin N Poling
           2nd wife of Peter Rhodes b: Jan 25 1807:
           m. Elizabeth R Wilson Feb 22 1869
           *  no children
        *  Sarah Elizabeth "Sukey" Rhodes b: 1811 d: Aug 30 1886 Gay WV
              buried Halbert Cem, Gay WV
           m. Rev. Archibald David Thomas Jun 17 1833 Rockbridge Co VA
              b: Mar 9 1811 Botetourt Co VA, d: Oct 17 1891 Gay WV
           Descendants of Sarah Rhodes and Rev. Archibald Thomas
        *  Sophia Rhodes b: abt 1812 d: apparently never married
        *  Sarah Nancy Rhodes b: abt 1813
           m. James H Bradley Sep 8 1831 Rockbridge Co VA
           *  Sarah Bradley b: 1832 d: 1907
              m. Dr. James Cunningham Casto Dec 21 1854, b: 1829 d: 1920
              Descendants of Sarah Bradley and Dr. James Casto
           *  Elizabeth Bradley
              b: Dec 20 1833 Botetourt Co VA, d: Oct 8 1908 Lowther WV
              m. Miles Board 1855
                 b: Jun 5 1833 Jackson Co VA(WV)
                 d: May 20 1911 Jackson Co
              Descendants of Elizabeth Bradley and Miles Board
           *  Mary Margaret (Magdalene) Bradley b: 1837 d: 1926
              m. Joel Casto Sep 17 1857, b: 1834 d: Sep 25 1886
           *  Robert H Bradley
              m. Barbara J Rhodes Feb 21 1856, b: 1838
        *  Madeline Rhodes
           m. Absalom Harpold Jun 22 1843
              Probably Absolom Harpold
        *  James C M Rhodes b: abt 1819
           m. Anna (Annie) Casto Oct 8 1840, b: 1818
              One source says m. Aug 10 1840
           *  Jane Elizabeth Rhodes
              b: 1841 Jackson Co WV, d: Aug 26 1920 Kanawha Co WV
                 one source says b: Jan 19 1843 Jackson Co WV
              m. Andrew Jackson Shaver Dec 18 1859 Jackson Co WV
                 b: Jun 20 1840 Kanawha Co WV, d: Jan 5 1917 Kanawha Co
              Descendants of Jane Rhodes and Andrew Shaver
           *  Mary Magdaline Rhodes
              b: Jul 30 1843 Jackson Co WV, d: May 15 1913
              m. Allen Randolph Parsons Feb 21 1861
                 b: Mar 21 1836 Clay Co VA, d: Apr 29 1904
              Descendants of Mary Rhodes and Allen Parsons
           *  Sarah Jane Rhodes b: 1846
              m. George Wilson Parsons b: Mar 26 1845 Jackson Co VA(WV)
              Descendants of Sarah Rhodes and George Parsons
           *  Charles b: Rhodes/Rhoades b: 1848
              m. Nancy M Cobb Apr 20 1868, b: 1852 Kanawha Co WV
           *  Nancy Rhodes b: 1850 Jackson Co VA
              m. Alfred Litton Feb 2 1872; b: Mar 13 1834 d: Jul 13 1912
              Descendants of Nancy Rhodes and Alfred Litton
           *  Sylvester Rhodes b: 1852
              m. Helena Rhodes Nov 27 1873, b: 1857
           *  Susan (Cinabeth/Syriabeth) Rhodes b: 1856
              m. William A H Rhodes Feb 19 1872; b: Apr 1854
              Descendants of Susan Rhodes and William Rhodes
           *  Simon Rhodes b: 1857
           *  Elizabeth Rhodes b: 1858
           *  Albert A Rhodes b: 1860
           *  Melvin Rhodes
     *  Jean "Ginny" Rhodes b: abt 1781
        m. George Goode Dec 23 1799 Rockbridge Co VA
     *  Benjamin Rhodes
        b: abt 1783 Rockbridge Co VA, d: 1851 (will dated Oct 20 1851)
           Ilene Winters says: raised in the household of Christian
        m. _ _
        *  Mathias (Matthew) Rhodes b: 1815 VA
           m. Martha "Patsy/Matilda" Parsons Feb 21 1839
              b: 1816 VA, d: 1870
           *  Alice Sophronia (Frona) Rhodes b: 1858 VA
              m. Elijah Taylor Feb 15 1877 Roane Co WV
              Descendants of Alice Rhodes and Elihah Taylor
           *  Sarah Ann Rhodes
              m. Reese Bowen Fields
                 [s/o James Fields and Sarah Garrett]
              *  Alice Ann Fields
                 b: Feb 9 1877 Kentuck WV, d: Dec 19 1957 Walton WV
                    buried Looney(?) Cem, Walton
                 m. William Clark Rhodes Apr 24 1900 Harmony WV
                    b: Mar 7 1877 Belgrove WV, d: Jun 28 1945 Charleston WV
                 Descendants of Alice Fields and William Rhodes
        *  Joseph "Joe" Rhodes b: 1816-18 Rockbridge Co VA
           m. _ _ [trying to confirm this marriage]
           *  Paulina (Perlina) Rhodes b: 1834
              m. Andrew H Hamon Mar 7 1856, b: 1835
           2nd wife of Joseph "Joe" Rhodes:
           m. Sarah Starcher Jul 28 1839; b: 1824
           *  Rachel Rhodes b: 1841
           *  Charity Rhodes b: 1843-44
           *  Nancy Rhodes b: 1847
              m. Elijah b: Smith Sep 16 1863
           *  Mary A(E?) Rhodes b: 1847-49 d: Aug 4 1860
           *  William A H Rhodes b: Apr 1854
              m. Susan Rhodes Feb 19 1872 Jackson Co WV; b: 1856
              *  Benjamin Franklin Rhodes b: abt 1874 d: 1932
                    A minister, he and Virginia lived in Jackson Co VA
                 m. Virginia V Gandee May 3 1893 Roane Co VA
                 *  Elva Rhodes b: Feb 21 1897
                 *  child b: Jun 1899
                 *  Gennie Rhodes b: Sep 23 1902
                 *  child b: Dec 6 1907
           *  David Rhodes b: 1856 d: Aug 17 1860
           *  Joseph H Rhodes b: Nov 1861 VA
              m. Elizabeth M Cobb Apr 10 1879 Jackson Co WV
                 b: 1864 Kanawha Co WV, d: 1899
              *  Hiram N Rhodes b: 1883
              *  Leota Rhodes b: 1885
              *  Effie Gay Rhodes b: 1888 d: 1916
                 m. French Blaine Carroll b: 1884 d: 1970
                 Descendants of Effie Rhodes and French Carroll
              *  Sarah E Rhodes b: 1892
              *  Ida b: Rhodes b: 1895
              *  Earnest W Rhodes b, 1897
              2nd wife of Joseph H Rhodes b: Nov 1861:
              m. Merie J Gaits Nov 2 1899 Roane Co WV
        2nd wife of Benjamin Rhodes b: abt 1789:
        m. Nancy Golden Dec 21 1820 Madison Co KY
        *  Mary Ann Rhodes b: 1821
           m. William Hamon Apr 25 1861
        *  William Rhodes b: 1824 d: 1844 Jackson Co VA
        *  Benjamin Rhodes Jr b: 1825 d: Jan 11 1900
           m. Patty Parsons
           m. Hannah Parsons Dec 13 1846
        *  Peter Rhodes b: 1827
              Lived in New California, later called Spencer, VA(WV). 1860
              census has him living with brother Mathias and 33 years old
        *  John J Rhodes b: 1829 d: 1910
           m. Elizabeth Hamilton Sep 29 1860
        *  Christopher Rhodes b: 1829/30 d: 1920
           m. Sarah Mariah Bowles Jan 15 1861 Jackson Co WV
           2nd wife of Christopher Rhodes:
           m. Mary Adeline/Angeline Straley Dec 20 1885 Jackson Co WV
              b: 1831 d: 1928
              Mary m.1st John M Rollins
        *  son b: 1825-30
        *  Dr. Daniel Rhodes b: May 1832
           m. Prudence "Prudy" V Casto Sep 9 1852
        *  Samuel Rhodes b: 1834 Madison Co KY
           m. Cynthia Hammon Feb 28 1854
           *  Joseph Rhodes
              m. Elizabeth Boswell
        *  Letitia Jane Rhodes b: Sep 11 1836 Jackson Co VA, d: Mar 3 1875
           m. John H Smith Dec 25 1860
     *  Peter Rhodes b: abt 1790  d: never married
     *  Michael Rhodes b: abt 1790  d: never married
     *  Samuel Rhodes
        b: abt 1796 Rockbridge Co VA, d: Apr 19 1865 Roane Co WV
           Came to the Jackson/Roane Co area in 1845
        m. Parthenia Vandyne Dec 3 1828 Botetout Co VA; d: 1884
        *  Louisa Rhodes b: 1820-25
           (Looking to confirm Louisa is dau of Samuel)
        *  David R Rhodes b: Jul 30 1822 VA, d: Jun 22 1900 Hicksville OH
              Buried Spindler-Hinsch Cem, Defiance Co OH
              One source says b: 1824
              (Looking to confirm David is son of Samuel)
           m. Nancy E Sinclair (St. Clair) Jan 26 1843 Jackson Co VA
              b: Apr 17 1825 VA, d: Aug 24 1895 Defiance Co OH
                 Buried Spindler-Hinsch Cem, Defiance Co OH
           *  James Madison Rhodes
              b: Nov 26 1843 Jackson Co VA, d: Jul 3 1877 Defiance Co OH
                 Buried Spindler-Hinsch Cem, Defiance Co
                 aka Madison Rhodes. One source says b: 1844. Served in Ohio
                 Infantry, Company E, 111th Division. Died after being hit by
                 a train
              m. Martha Ann Beeman Aug 12 1866 Defiance Co OH
                 b: Sep 22 1847 d: 1924
              *  George A Rhodes b: Dec 29 1867 OH
              *  Elizabeth Rhodes b: Oct 4 1872 OH
              *  Alletia "Alive" b: Rhodes b: Feb 17 1873 OH
                 m. Tony A Sorensen abt 1896
              *  Samuel W Rhodes b: May 12 1876 OH, d: Jul 22 1888
           *  George Alexander Rhoades
              b: Dec 24 1845 Jackson Co VA, d: Mar 19 1927 Mason Co WV
                 Buried Rhoades Cem, Clendenin District, Mason Co WV
              m. Mary Ann Bates May 4 1870; b: Jul 4 1852 d: Oct 17 1880
              m. Harriet Marie Spencer Apr 12 1881
                 b: Apr 3 1865 d: Jan 22 1933
              *  William Alexander Rhoades b: May 27 1871 WV
                 m. Cora Elizabeth Pritchard Mar 29 1893
                 *  Iva Deloros Rhoades b: May 16 1895 d: Jul 5 1896
              *  Mary Elizabeth Arizona "Zona" Rhoades b: Sep 23 1873 WV
                 m. John Fisher
                 *  Carl Clinton Fisher b: Feb 13 1896
              *  George Rhoades b: abt Aug 1875 WV
              *  Leota Augusta Rhoades b: Jul 21 1879 d: Sep 19 1880
                    buried Rhoades Cem, Mason Co WV
              *  Maud Rhoads b: abt Jul 1882 WV, d: Jun 23 1950
                 m. _ Austin
              *  Della Mae Rhodes b: Mar 26 1884 WV, d: Apr 28 1962
                 m. _ Casey
              *  Fannie Francis Rhoades b: abt Jan 1885 WV
                 m. _ Fierbaugh
              *  Grace Olevia Rhoades b: Sep 3 1887 WV
              *  Walter Owens Rhoades b: May 15 1890 WV
              *  Marva Beatrice Rhoades b: May 6 1897 WV
              *  Rob Roy Rhoades b: and d: Jan 16 1905
           *  John T Rhodes b: abt 1849 VA, d: Jul 8 1933 Hicksville OH
                 buried Spindler-Hinsch Cem, Defiance Co OH
              m. Martha J Staggs Feb 18 1872 Defiance Co OH
                 b: May 7 1852 d: Nov 28 1895
              m. Elizabeth _
              *  son d: an infant, buried Defiance Co OH
              *  William Rhodes
           *  William Henry Rhodes
              b: May 29 1851 Mason Co VA, d: Jul 4 1927 Hicksville OH
                 buried Spindler-Hinsch Cem, Hicksville
              m. Martha Elizabeth Watson Jul 18 1872 Defiance Co OH
                 b: Mar 16 1851 d: Jun 24 1897
              *  Elizabeth Rhodes
                 m. _ Onstott
              *  William Raymond Rhodes
                 b: Oct 28 1877 Defiance Co OH, d: Sep 22 1945 Defiance Co
              *  Nellie Ann Rhodes b: Nov 1882 Defiance Co OH
              *  Henry "Red" Howard Rhodes
                 b: Mar 15 1885 Defiance Co OH, d: Dec 17 1964 Hicksville OH
                 m. Sylvia Kisabeth Mar 15 1923; d: Nov 12 1987
                 *  Helen Rhodes
              *  Verdia G Rhodes b: Dec 21 1891 Defiance Co OH
                 m. _ Hasselschwerts
           *  Albert F Rhodes b: abt Dec 1853 OH
              m. Rebecca Jane Howell Dec 3 1879 Jackson Co WV
                 b: abt 1857 d: May 15 1938
              *  Ruth Rhodes
                 m. _ Brinkman
              *  Essie Rhodes
              *  Charles Laten Rhodes
                 b: Feb 20 1882 d: Dec 29 1961 Defiance Co OH
              *  Myrtle Rhodes b: abt Jan 1885 WV
              *  Abraham Rhodes
                 b: Apr 16 1887 Paulding Co OH, d: Nov 25 1963 Hicksville OH
              *  Elma Rhodes b: May 10 1889 Paulding Co OH
              *  Ester Rhodes b: abt Feb 1892 OH
              *  Josiah Rhodes
                 b: Nov 10 1895 Defiance Co OH, d: Aug 25 1963 Chipley FL
                 m. Julia McComas Apr 29 1919
                 *  Joe Rhodes
                 *  Max Rhodes
                 *  James Rhodes
                 *  Luella Rhodes
                 *  Bettie Rhodes
                 *  Margaret Rhodes
                 *  Maxine Rhodes
              *  Mirilla Rhodes b: abt Jan 1898
           *  Daniel b: Rhodes/Rhoades
              b: May 8 1856 Point Pleasant WV, d: Apr 2 1944 Hicksville OH
                 buried Forest Home Cem, Hicksville
              m. Mary Margaret Coffman Jul 4 1876
                 b: May 7 1857 d: Jan 8 1919
              *  Marcena Rhodes b: Jul 1878 OH
                 m. John H Bishop b: Jul 1871
                 *  Sara Elizabeth Bishop b: Mar 22 1879 Paulding Co OH
                 *  Daniel P Bishop b: Jan 1900 OH
                 *  James Bishop
                 *  Danny Lee Bishop
                 *  Marcena Bishop
              *  Zena Rhodes b: abt 1879
              *  Winnie Almeda Rhodes b: Jul 3 1880 Defiance Co OH
              *  Ora E Rhodes b: Feb 1882 WV
                 m. _ Houser
              *  Mattie E Rhodes b: Feb 1887 OH
              *  Tora May Rhodes
                 b: Nov 28 1888 Defiance Co OH
                 d: Apr 27 1983 Williams Co OH
                 m. C E "Pete" Six
                 *  Robert E Six
                 *  Eloise Six
                 *  Bessye Six
              *  Cora Fay Rhodes b: Nov 28 1888 Defiance Co OH
                 m. Mr Zoeller
              *  James M Rhodes b: Mar 1890 OH
              *  George C Rhodes b: Dec 10 1892 OH, d: Dec 23 1967 Bryan OH
                 m. Pearl Gump Nov 29 1915 Defiance Co OH; b: 1900
                 *  George Rhodes
                 *  Leila Rhodes
                    m. Robert Scott
                 *  Orlena Rhodes
                    m. R J Runkle
              *  Josiah Rhodes b: Jan 25 1893 Defiance Co OH
              *  Henry L Rhodes
                 b: Aug 22 1895 Defiance Co OH, d: Aug 22 1895 Defiance Co
              *  Bernice Elizabeth Rhodes b: Dec 4 1896 Defiance Co OH
                 m. Mr Weber
              *  Clara Dell Rhodes b: Dec 3 1900 Defiance Co OH
                 m. _ Miller
              *  Dow "Dusty" L Rhodes
                 b: Mar 1 1903 Defiance Co OH d: Feb 10 1980 Defiance Co
                 m. Tomaza Garay b: Oct 13 1903 El Paso TX, d: Jul 26 1983
                 *  Mary Elizabeth Rhodes
                    m. Harold Bungard
                 *  Diane Rhodes
                    m. DeVon Swoveland
                 *  Lawrence Edward Rhodes
              *  Ellen Rhodes
                 m. _ Landes
           *  Josiah Rhodes b: Jul 29 1858 OH, d: Feb 24 1875 Defiance Co OH
           *  Abraham Rhodes
              b: Aug 24 1860 Emerald Twp, Paulding Co OH
              d: Nov 2 1938 Fort Wayne IN
                 buried Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne
              m. Cora May Doub Dec 25 1888 Defiance Co OH
                 b: Dec 30 1872 d: Mar 22 1943
              *  Nellie Edith Rhodes
                 b: Dec 27 1889 Defiance Co OH, d: Jun 11 1943 Richmond IN
                 m. Toney Alexander Nuttle Mar 2 1912
                    b: Feb 21 1887 d: Sep 21 1914
                 Descendants of Nellie Rhodes and Toney Nuttle
                 m. Arthur Robert Seely Jul 19 1920; d: Apr 26 1974
                 *  Virginia Mae Seely b: Oct 27 1921 Allen Co OH
                 *  Dorothy Ruth Seely b: Jun 15 1923 Allen Co OH
                 *  Robert Rhodes Seely b: Dec 25 1924 Allen Co OH
              *  child b: Apr 3 1891
              *  William Henry Rhodes
                 b: Jun 15 1892 Defiance Co OH, d: Jan 24 1895 Defiance Co
              *  Oscar Earl Rhodes
                 b: Apr 25 1894 Defiance Co OH, d: Aug 4 1952
                 m. Clara Smith Feb 10 1920 Dekalb Co IN; b: Apr 10 1899
                 *  Marjorie H Rhodes b: Aug 14 1920 Allen Co OH
                    m. Lewis Vose b: Oct 1 1915
                    *  Rose Marie Vose b: Oct 4 1940 d: Jan 4 1941
                    *  Lewis Vose Jr b: Jul 25 1941
                    *  Betty Jean Vose b: May 24 1943
                 *  Esther May Rhodes b: Dec 11 1922 Allen Co OH
                    m. Francis Bard
                    *  Clara Mae Bard b: 1940
                    *  Francis Bard Jr b: 1942
                    *  Barbara Jean Bard b: 1942
                    *  Helen Irene Bard b: 1946
                    *  Warren Bard b: 1947
                    2nd husband of Ester May Rhodes:
                    m. Everett Davis
                    *  David Lee Davis b: 1950
                    *  Curtis Eugene Davis b: 1954
                    *  Dannis Wayne Davis b: 1958
                 *  Elmer Earl Rhodes b: Sep 2 1925 d: Oct 30 1939
              *  Elmer Floyd Rhodes
                 b: Dec 11 1895 Defiance Co OH, d: Sep 27 1952 Allen Co IN
                 m. Nellie M Deen Jul 23 1921 Dekalb Co IN
                 2nd wife of Elmer Floyd Rhodes:
                 m. Irene Smith Mar 8 1924 Allen Co IN
                 3rd wife of Elmer Floyd Rhodes:
                 m. Bertha E Hoover Sep 1 1928 Dekalb Co IN
                 *  Elmer Floyd Rhodes Jr
                    b: abt 1929 d: Jul 3 1988 Allen Co OH
                    m. _ _
                    *  Roger L Rhodes
                    *  Joseph Rhodes
                 *  Florence Rhodes
                    m. Clark Fleck
                 *  Joyce A Rhodes b: Jan 9 1932
                    m. John D Cook Jul 24 1948
                    2nd husband of Joyce Rhodes:
                    m. Earl T Jones
                 *  Alice Rhodes
                    m. _ Byrd
              *  Homer Leroy Rhodes
                 b: Aug 23 1897 Paulding Co OH, d: Jul 11 1899
              *  Katie Elizabeth Rhodes
                 b: Feb 5 1900 Wayne Co TN, d: Aug 1 1901 Wayne Co
              *  Ida Gladys Rhodes
                 b: Feb 3 1903 Lawrence Co TN, d: Feb 16 1946 South Bend IN
                 m. Victor Fulkerson Sep 17 1920 Allen Co IN
                 *  Leon S Fulkerson b: Feb 2 1924 d: 1965 Allen Co IN
                    m. Betty (Smith?)
                    *  Randy Fulkerson
                    *  Carol Fulkerson d: bef Dec 1996
                 *  Cora Fulkerson
                    m. John S Colpetzer
                    *  Gary Colpetzer
                    *  Gerald Colpetzer
                    *  Barry Colpetzer
                    *  Janet Sue Colpetzer
                       m. _ Treace
                    *  Ruth Ann Colpetzer
                       m. _ Creech
                    *  Sharon Colpetzer
                       m. _ McKinley
                    *  Larry Colpetzer
                 *  Betty Heminger
                    m. _ Flannagan
                 *  Mary Heminger
                    m. Mr Tucker
                    *  Jim Tucker
                    *  Marsha Tucker
                    2nd husband of Mary Heminger:
                    m. Joe Mishler
                    *  Deb Mishler
                    *  Sandy Mishler
                 2nd husband of Ida Gladys Rhodes (b. Feb 3 1903):
                 m. _ Heminger
                 3rd husband of Ida Gladys Rhodes (b. Feb 3 1903):
                 m. Lloyd Weed
              *  Herbert Leroy Rhodes
                 b: May 21 1905 Dekalb Co IN, d: Jul 8 1990 Elkhart Co IN
                 m. Mary H Milam
                 *  Ruby E Rhodes
                 *  Etta Rhodes
                 *  David Rhodes
                 *  Mildred Rhodes
                 *  Donald Rhodes (LKA CA)
              *  Opal Marie Rhodes #3693 b: Jun 30 1907 d: Oct 13 1969
                 m. Francis Arthur Borton Dec 27 1926; b: Jan 14 1904
                 Descendants of Opal Rhodes and Francis Borton
              *  Hazel Rhodes b: Mar 23 1913 d: Mar 28 1913 Allen Co OH
           *  Mary E Rhodes b: Nov 1861 Emerald Twp, Paulding Co OH
                 LKA 1900 Lawrence Co TN
              m. Jonathan P Slaughter abt 1884; b: May 1852
              *  D Esily Slaughter b: Jul 1884 WV
              *  Jonathan Slaughter b: Mar 1887 OH
              *  Asa L Slaughter b: Jul 1896 OH
           *  Rhuma Rhodes
              b: Mar 3 1865 Cecil OH d: abt Apr 28 1958 Hicksville OH
                 buried Forest Home Cem, Hicksville
              m. William Gaston Feb 17 1884
              *  David Gaston
              *  A H Gaston
              2nd husband of Rhuma Rhodes b: Mar 3 1865:
              m. Jacob Hartzler 1891; b: Jul 3 1838 d: May 14 1909
              *  Paul Hartzler (LKA 1958 Bryn OH)
              3rd husband of Rhuma Rhodes b: Mar 3 1865:
              m. Lou Miller
              *  Jose _
                    not sure which husband of Rhuma is father of Jose
                 m. _ Keefer
              *  Effie _
                    not sure which husband of Rhuma is father of Effie
                 m. _ Hawley
        *  John Woodward Rhodes b: Feb 2 1831 d: May 5 1902
           m. Lucinda Parsons Jul 23 1851
           *  James D Rhodes b: 1852
           *  Louisa C Rhodes b: 1854
           *  Martha J Rhodes b: 1855
           *  Dorcas L Rhodes b: 1857
              m. Henderson Williams
              Descendants of Dorcas Rhodes and Henderson Williams
           *  Allen W Rhodes b: 1860
              m. Sarah E Watson
           *  Albert W Rhodes b: 1860
              m. Sarah Caroline Cobb Feb 8 1883
                  b: Sep 6 1862 Kanawha Co WV, d: Jul 1944
           *  Charles S Rhodes b: 1862
           *  John M Rhodes b: 1864
           *  Samuel Lee Rhodes b: 1866
           *  Carrie L Rhodes b: 1867
           *  Anna A Rhodes b: 1869
           *  Margaret Rhodes b: 1879
        *  James P Rhodes b: 1832
           m. Mary Stout Oct 15 1852
           2nd wife of James P Rhodes:
           m. Emmeline Howell
           *  Frances Rhodes b: 1853
              m. William K Grayson
           *  Lewis b: Rhodes b: 1855
           *  Joseph W Rhodes b: 1856
           *  James P Rhodes Jr b: 1859
           *  Benjamin F Rhodes b: 1861
           *  Charles Rhodes b: 1864
           *  Sarah M Rhodes b: 1866
           *  Thomas Rhodes b: 1868
        *  Margaret J Rhodes b: 1836
           m. Archibald Seymour Feb 15 1853
           2nd husband of Margaret J Rhodes:
           m. Ammon Boswell Feb 2 1860
              *  Elizabeth Boswell
                 m. Joseph Rhodes 
        *  Martha Rhodes b: 1836
           m. Charles Stout Jul 28 1853
        *  Sarah (Sally) Ann Rhodes b: 1839
           m. William Alexander Chancey Oct 6 1856, b: 1839 d: 1872
           Descendants of Sarah Rhodes and William Chancey
        *  Isam (C or G) Rhodes b: 1844 d: 1944
           m. Mary Jane Wolfe Jul 24 1874, b: 1848 d: 1916
        *  Virgil S A Rhodes b: 1844
           m. L R Boice Nov 4 1872
        *  Eliza V Rhodes b: 1847
           m. Robert J Moss Jun 10 1868
        *  Nancy (Mary) Catherine Rhodes b: 1850
           m. Andrew b: "Alec" Chancey Nov 23 1870
              one source says m. Nov 27 1870
           Descendants of Nancy Rhodes and Andrew Chancey
     *  Rebecca Rhodes
     *  Magdaline "Maglin" Rhodes
     *  Margaret Rhodes
     *  Jacob Rhodes
  *  daughter (Mary?) Rhodes b: abt 1726
     After peace was made she was returned to her friends


Contributors:

Sue Moore - 
Sue Moore's Rhodes Chart
Daryl Lytton - 
Some of the very early family data. Historical notes from John A House, friend of William Litton, see Abraham Litton - a Historical Sketch Karen Borton - Most of the descendants of David Rhodes and Nancy Sinclair Sandy McSpadden - Joseph Rhodes and Sarah Starcher additions and corrections Clark Blake - Additions and corrections Anna Herbertson - Authors Section. Additions Ilene Winters - Additions and corrections Ilene is gr-gr-grandaughter of Samuel Rhodes and Parthinia Vandyne