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1 Charleston Daily Mail Tues. Evening June 19, 1956 Pg. 1


Sister Of Victim Dies Uninformed

John Franklin Rhodes, 87, of Slip Hill, on the Sissonville Road, was fatally injured yesterday when struck by an automobile while walking along U. S. 21 near his home. He was pronounced dead on arrival at Staats Hospital.

His sister, Mrs. Martha Alice (Lula) Haynes, 70, of Slip Hill, who had been critically ill in a Charleston Hospital for three months, died last night without learning of the death of her brother.

She, like her brother, was native of Jackson County. She had lived in Kanawha County 40 years. She was a member of Greenlee Chapel Methodist Church.

Dr. Goff P. Lilly, county coroner, said Rhodes suffered fractures of the skull, neck, spine and both legs.

The car driver was identified by Trooper J. C. Boland as Edsel Blizzard, 19, of 1204 West Ave. He said the accident occurred when Blizzard swerved to avoid an automobile stopped in the highway in front of him. He was not charged.

It was the 16th highway fatality of the year in Kanawha County.

Rhodes was a retired farmer. He had lived the greater portion of his life in Kanawha County.

Surviving Mrs. Haynes are four sons, Russell of Slip Hill, Leslie of Tyler Mountain, Benny of Kanawha Two-Mile and Allen of Chillicothe, 0.; five daughters, Mrs. Virgie Wandling of Slip Hill, Mrs.

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Nellie Wheeler and Mrs. Glenda Nottingham of Kanawha Two-Mile, Mrs. Goldie Holmes of Parkersburg and Mrs. Norma Marcum of Weirton; two brothers, Edward Rhodes of Kentuck and Charles Rhodes of Slip Hill; 23 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Surviving Rhodes are his wife, Amanda; four daughters, Mrs. Lucy Mullins of Clendenin, Mrs. Delphia Sizemore of Bomont, Mrs. Mary Anderson of Kentuck and Mrs. Lula Mullins of Charleston; two sons, Thomas of Kentuck and Elzie of Jackson County; a stepson, Robert Haynes of Gallagher and a stepdaughter, Mrs. Norma Westfall of Dunbar, and two brothers, Edward of Kentuck and Charles of Slip Hill.

Both bodies are at Cunningham Funeral Home.

Funeral services for Rhodes will be conducted tomorrow at 10 a.m. in the Cunningham Funeral Home chapel. The Rev. Charles Scragg will officiate. Burial will be in the Bell Grove Cemetery in Jackson County. 
Rhodes, John Franklin (I68)

Hardin Rhodes fought in the Civil War. He fought in H Company, 22nd North Carolina Regiment, Scales Brigade, A. P. Hill's Corp, Pender's Division.

He is buried in a Confederate grave at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia.

Hardin Rhodes fought in the Civil War. He fought in H Company, 22nd North Carolina Regiment, Scales Brigade, A. P. Hill's Corp, Pender's Division.

He is buried in a Confederate grave at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia. 
Rhodes, Hardin (I01056)

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[John R. Rhodes.ged]
Rhodes, Mary A. (I01750)

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[John R. Rhodes.ged]
Rhodes, Joseph (I01751)

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[John R. Rhodes.ged]
Rhodes, Selina (I01752)

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[John R. Rhodes.ged]
Rhodes, Joana (I01754)

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Lile, Dona (I01777)

Annie Rhodes became pregnant by a former slave when living as a young woman in Rye Cove, Scott County, Virginia. She carried the child to term, but the baby did not live long. There is no record of the child, nor of the father. The chid was buried near Annie's father, Haywood, in the Fugate Cemetery in Rye Cove. If there was a marker, it no longer exists. 
Rhodes, Unnamed (I02636)

Ellis fought in the Civil War. His brother deserted. Their mother tried to get him to return, but he said that if he was going to die, he would rather do it at home.
Ellis, John C. (I01431)

I thought she was d/o Robert and Barbara at first, since in 1860, they had a 6mo old Mary A, but in 1870, she was Nancy and in 1880, she is still with them. 
Bradley, Mary A (I312)

In the 1870 Scott County, Virginia Census, Taylor Township, a Haywood Rodes, age 18, farm laborer, from Virginia, is listed among the household of Rufus Fugate. I am certain that this is James Haywood Rhodes, son of Joseph and Catherine. By 1870, he must have been working the Fugate farm as either a field hand or tenant farmer. Either way, the relationship between the Rufus Fugate family and the Haywood Rhodes family was strong. When Haywood Rhodes died, he was buried in the Fugate Cemetery on their farm in Rye Cove. His grave is not far from Rufus' grave.

The other names listed in the Fugate household in the 1870 Census include: Rufus B. Fugate, 42, farming; Sarah, 28, keeping household; James, 17, farm laborer; Susan, 73 (can't read occupation); and Elizabeth Hoof, 20, domestic servant.

In the 1900 Scott County, Virginia Census, Powell District, Haywood and family are listed and summarized as follows: H. Rhodes, head, Mar 1852, age 48, from North Carolina; Sallie, wife, Jan 1864, age 46, from Virginia; Emmett, son, Oct 1878, age 21, Virginia; Mattie, daughter, Apr 1882, age 18, from Virginia; James H., son, Aug 1884, age 15, from Virginia; Bertie, daughter, Mar 1889, age 11, from Virginia; Annie, daughter, Aug 1896, age 4, from Virginia.
Rhodes, James Haywood Sr. (I00223)

Rhodes, M Jane 10/28/1940, 73y 2m 26d, [d] Jackson Co [p] Thomas & Christanna Hinzman [b] WVa, housewife, married 
Hinzman, Melissa Jane (I1005)

Joanna Barnes is not a proven daughter of William Barnes. It's possible that she could be the daughter of Turbyfield Barnes.

Turbyfield Barnes
1750Slate RiverBuckingham County, Virginia

Agnes Fields
1750Hanover County, Virginia

Married Dec. 31, 1774, Guilford County, North Carolina


[Rhodes Update.FTW]

Joanna Barnes is not a proven daughter of William Barnes. It's possible that she could be the daughter of Turbyfield Barnes.

Turbyfield Barnes
1750Slate RiverBuckingham County, Virginia

Agnes Fields
1750Hanover County, Virginia

Married Dec. 31, 1774, Guilford County, North Carolina


Barnes, Johanna (I01658)

Obituary for Charlotte Rhodes, Kingsport Times News

KINGSPORT ? Charlotte Mary (Hale) Rhodes, 70, died Friday (Sept. 3, 1999) at Holston Valley Hospital and Medical Center after an extended illness.

Born in Wise, Virginia. March 16, 1929, to John Edward and Cora Lee Hale. She was the youngest of nine children. Her father was a renown carpenter, artisan, and musician, throughout Appalachia. He presented several items of handcrafted furniture and musical instruments to a number of U.S. presidents and American leaders. She moved to Kingsport in 1940 following her fathers death.

Mrs. Rhodes was a graduate of Dobyns-Bennett High School, and attended business school following graduation. Prior to marriage, she was employed as a bookkeeper First National Bank, Holston Valley Hospital, and Moore & Walker. She worked at home, following marriage, caring for her husband, children, and mother, Cora Hale, until her death in 1971.

She was married to James H. Rhodes, native of Scott County, Virginia. on July 14, 1957. They had two sons. She and her family were members of St. Matthew United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, William Jennings Hale, Carl Hale and Lanson Hale; her sister, Nanna Mae Lane; and half brother, Kingsley Hale.

Surviving are her husband, James H. Rhodes; two sons, Stephen (a United Methodist pastor, living in Richmond, Virginia.) and Kenneth Rhodes,(a airplane mechanic, living in Morristown, Tenn.); two daughters-in-law, Lynn Rasor (Richmond) and Felicia Rhodes (Morristown); five grandchildren, Cora, Hannah, Sarah, Gabriella and Abraham(Richmond); two brothers, J.E. Hale (Buchanan Dam, Texas) and Alfred Hale (Garland, Dallas County, Texas); two sisters, Esther Collins and Louvenia Bond, both of Kingsport.

Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Oak Hill Funeral Home.

Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Matthew?s United Methodist Church with the Rev. Chris Carter and the Rev. Stephen Rhodes officiating.

A graveside service will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.

The family request any special contributions be made in memory of Charlotte Rhodes to St. Matthew?s United Methodist Church, 2505 Nathan St., Kingsport, Tenn. 37664. 
Hale, Charlotte Mary (I00003)

Obituary for James Rhodes, Kingsport Times News

KINGSPORT - James H. Rhodes, 74, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002) at home after a brief illness.

Born in Scott County, Virginia., on Oct. 12, 1928 to James Heywood Rhodes and Lillie Taylor Rhodes, he was the oldest of two children. During World War II, at the young age of 14, Jim joined the U.S. Navy unbeknownst to his mother. She shared with the Navy that her son was not in fact, 18, as he had led them to believe. After a brief respite at home, his parents finally gave him permission to rejoin the service. Jim served his country with honor and bravery in both World War II and the Korean War.

After the Korean War, he returned home to care for his parents and continue his education. He attended East Tennessee State University and the University of Tennessee, earning a degree in electronic engineering. He worked on military defense projects for both Sperry Rand and Raytheon until his retirement from Raytheon 12 years ago.

He married Charlotte (Hale) Rhodes, a native of Wise County, Virginia., on July 14, 1957. They had two sons, Stephen and Kenneth. Jim and his family were members of St. Matthew United Methodist Church.

Jim was preceded in death by his wife three years ago.

Survivors include his sister, Ruby Rhodes, living in Duffield, Virginia.; two sons, the Rev. Stephen A. Rhodes, a United Methodist pastor in Richmond, Virginia., and Kenneth D. Rhodes, an airline engineer living in Nashville; a daughter-in-law, Lynn Rasor, Richmond; and five grandchildren, Cora, Hannah, Sarah, Gabriella and Abraham, Richmond.

Calling hours are from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Oak Hill Funeral Home.

Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Matthew United Methodist Church.

Graveside services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery on Wednesday. Military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post #3 and #265.

The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorial gifts be made to St. Matthew United Methodist Church, 2505 Nathan St., Kingsport, Tenn. 37664.

Condolences may be sent via e-mail to www.legacy.com.

Oak Hill Funeral Home is serving the James H. Rhodes family. (End) 
Rhodes, James Haywood III (I00002)

Son Isaac's death record shows she was a Fisher 
Fisher, Melissa Jane (I335)

[John R. Rhodes.ged]
Rhodes, Rebecca (I01749)

1840 SC census, Greenville Co., Ancestry.com image 125/176
0-1-0-2-1-0-0-1 males 0-0-1-0-0-0-0-1 females
1 - 5-10
2 - 15-20 1-10-15
1 - 20-30 1-50-60
1 - 50-60
Notes for CHRISTOPHER PINCKNEY RHODES: Information provided by Cullen Turner. See Elizabeth Rhodes Turner notes.

1850 Greenville County Census Dwelling # 470 shows Christopher Rhodes age 65 as a farmer, Living with his wife Sarah age 60 and son Pinckney age 16.

Mormon Record AFN: 198J-Z74

Rec'd 51,31 1/4 from fathers estate (file # 1664 dated Sept 29, 1832 Spartanburg Co, SC.)

Christopher Rhodes Estate Papers Apt. 20 file 8 (1861)(copied 11-15-2003)

State of South Carolina - Greenville District

To: ?

The humble petition of Sarah Rhodes, states that she is the widow of Christopher Rhodes, deceased, That the said Christopher Rhodes and (few words unreadable) containing one hundred fifty acres more or less. That the land is in a (unreadable word) condition as is not to be rented and is going to waste. She is (unreadable word) of having the land sold so as to obtain her legal share of the same. The following are the heirs at law:

1. Leisiea (sp) Huckaby & Martin Huckaby - Laurens, SC

2. Heirs of Fanny Turner (dec'd)

Jonathan Turner - Greenville, SC - Ellender Howard and ? Howard dead and has left 2 minors in no CA ggc.

Emaline Anders & Geo. Anders - Greenville, SC

3. Polly Turner & Simon Turner - DO

4. Benjamin Rhodes - DO

5. Presshey Turner - Greenville, SC

6. Elizabeth Turner & Wm. Turner - DO

7. John Rhodes - DO

8. William Rhodes -DO

9.Nathaniel Rhodes - DO

10. Sarah Pitman & Robt. Pitman -DO

11. Pinckney Rhodes - DO

South Carolina - Greenville District - ? McKay

We the heirs at law of Christopher Rhodes, Dec'd, do hereby consent that the said land belonging to the deceased, may be sold according to law by the Ordinary at such time as he may deem proper and of advantage to the (unreadable words) and acknowledge the service of a citation to that effect.

Witness my hand this 20th day of March AD 1861 (unreadable)

William Roades (mark) Test - Daniel McKinney

John Rodes (mark) Test - Isaac Kelley

Sarah Pitman (mark) Test - ? Petty (sp)

Robert Pitman (mark) Test - Polly Ann Turner

Jonathan Turner Test - none

William Turner (Mark) Test - James F. Hightower

Elizabeth Turner (mark) Test - James F. Hightower

Presshey Turner (mark) Test - Polly Ann Turner

Emaline Anders (mark) Test - Louisa (sp) Rhodes

George Anders (mark) Test - Louisa (sp) Rhodes

Penallory (sp) Rhodes Test - R. McKay

Funds distribution report filed by Alex. McKinney:

Sarah Rhodes (Widow) $ 1, 027.00

Christopher Pinckney Rhodes $ 285.44

William Rhodes $ 192.95

Sarah Pitman $ 162.40

Nathaniel Rhodes $ 142.00

John Rhodes $ 142.00

Leisiea (sp) Huckaby $ 142.00

Precia Turner $ 142.00

Elizabeth Turner $ 158.35

Mary Turner $ 135.37

Emaline Anders $ 71.00

Jonathan Turner $ 70.00

There are individual copies of each person above acknowledging rec'd of the funds.

There was a full page from the sale of the personal property of Christopher Rhodes that totaled $191.00. It is almost completely unreadable. Some of the people buying were: Sarah Rhodes, Jefferson Hand (sp), Pinckney Rhodes, ? Hughes, Samuel Coleman, ? Kelley, William Turner, James Middelton, John Rhodes, ? Youngblood, ? Dill, Precia Turner.
Rhodes, Christopher Pinckney (I00827)

1870 Gilmore, Jackson, WV # 100
Hinesman, Tho's 38 Va
Christina 39 Va
Samantha 15 Va
William D 13 Va
John H 12 Va
Mary M 10 Va
David B 8 Va
Everett J 5 WV
Jas W 3 WV
Jane M 3 WV
Ida M 1 WV

1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia Page 400B
Thomas HINZMAN Self M M W 48 WV
Christiana HINZMAN Wife F M W 49 WV
Wm. D. HINZMAN Son M S W 23 WV
David B. HINZMAN Son M S W 17 WV
Evert I. HINZMAN Son M S W 15 WV
Malissa J. HINZMAN Dau F S W 12 WV
James U. HINZMAN Son M S W 12 WV
Ida M. HINZMAN Dau F S W 10 WV
Charles A. HINZMAN Son M S W 8 WV 
Family: / (F408)

1870 SC census, Anderson Co., Belton Township, page 411b

Rhodes, Clarinda45farm labor
Bud 4 
Cothran, Clarinda (Clara) (I00830)

1910 Belpre, Washington, OH
Boggs, Charles 25 m1- 5y WVWVWV engineer
Letta M 22 m1- 5y 1-1 child WVWVWV
Pearl son 1 8/12 OH WVWV

1930 Rome, Lawrence, OH
Boggs, Charles 44 wd WVWVWV farmer
Elmer son 20 OH WVWV
Roy son 17
Carl son 13

This is probably not him, but I'm not finding much.
1930 Hocking, Fairfield, OH
Boys Industrial School
Willard Boggs inmate 17 OHOHOH

List of marriage and children from Fran Daniels 
Family: Charles Boggs / Lida Mae Rhodes (F436)

1920 Ripley District, Jackson Co, WV #76-76
Ellis Bertie LITTON 38 hoh
Nancy E 36 wife
Mannie Mae 13 dau
Blondis M 9 dau
Mayford C 5 son
Bertha Nell 3 dau
Dortha M L 3 mo dau
Rosetta GREENLEE 24 ? single 
Greenleaf, Rosetta (I1408)

1930 SC census, Anderson Co., Williamston, District 56

John H. Roberts45SCSCSC
Ruth 8SC
Joyce1 11/12SC

115, ROBERTS, John Henry, b.05-27-1884, d.10-06-1932, w. jennie forester 
Roberts, John Henry "Henry" (I00104)

Birth Record
Name: Charles M. Drake
Birth Date: 18 May 1859
Birth Place: Ritchie, West Virginia
Sex: Male
Mother: Amanda Jane Drake
Father: Patrick Drake

Death Record Detail
Name: Charles McClain/Drake
Death Date: 10 Mar 1928
Death Place: Smithville, Murphy, Ritchie, West Virginia
Age at Death: 68y9m22d
Cemetery: King Knob
Birth Date: 5/18/1859
Birth Place: WV
Marital Status: M
Spouse: Caroline/Greenlief [Mary crossed out]
Mother: Manda Jane/Keener
Mother's Birth Place: WV
Father: Patrick/Drake
Father's Birth Place: not known
Informant: John Drake, Hahone, WV 
Drake, Charles McClain (I1548)

Buried Ephusis Baptist Cem, Grass Lick, Jackson Co 
Fisher, James M (I370)

checking on the William and Amanda Pryor family from White Pine, Jefferson County, TN - in TN on 1900 census with daughter Mary K. born 1891, 1910 - Anderson co SC census, Williamston Twp, Pelzer - Mary K. not living with family. Will Pryor married Manda Woods in Jefferson Co., TN 19 Mar 1890.

Vinson R. Pryer m. Sarah Woods Dec 3 1865 - Jefferson County, TN - father of William 
Katherine (I00003)

Death Record
Name: William Henry/Raines
Sex: Male
Death Date: 17 Dec 1957
Death Place: Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
Age at Death: 84y
Cemetery: Mt. Herman Cemetery
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1873
Birth Place: Roane Co., W. Va.
Marital Status: W
Occupation: Retired
Residence: Gandeeville, Roane, W. Va.
Mother: Mary E./Thomas
Father: Stephen/Raines
Informant: Sybil Raines 
Raines, William Henry (I1103)

Death record: Benta Rhodes, 6/10/1924, 71y 7m 10d, d Gay, p Peter, b WV, farmer, M

Name:     Benta Rhodes
Sex:     male
Death Date:     10 Jun 1924
Death Place:    Washington Dist, Jackson, West Virginia
Age at Death:   71y 7m 10d 
Cemetery:     Siniaville
Funeral Home:   Ben Waybright, Gay WV 
Birth Date:     10/30/1852
Birth Place:     Jackson Co
Marital Status:     m 
Mother:     Lethia Rhodes
Mother's Birth Place:    
Father:     Peter Rhodes
Father's Birth Place:     Rockbridge Co
Informant: Ola Casto, Staats Mill

Old Sinaiville Cemetery: William Bennett Rhodes 1853-1924

Sue Moore has his name as Benson

Census indicates he was born c 1850-51 
Rhodes, William Bennett 'Benty' (I72)

Jackson County Marriage License
Sept 26, 1879
License issued to Wm M Miller aged 23 years and Celia Jane Rhodes aged 23 years both of this county.

Marriage Record
Sept 27, 1879
Wm M Miller, 23
Celia Rhodes 23
both residents of Jackson Co.

1880 Dist 43, Jackson, WV # 77 5 June 1880
Miller, Wm C 24 KY KY KY
Celia 25 VA KY VA
Laura S 6/12 WV

1900 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 70
Miller, William M 5/1855 45 m 21y KY KY KY
Celia 4/1855 45 m 21y 5-5 children WV KY WV
Laura S da 11/1880 19 WV
Mary E da 4/1883 17 WV
James S son 6/1886 13 WV
Harry M sno 5/1892 8 WV
Florence E H da 9/1894 5 WV
[Laura's age is off by a year so the other kids' may be as well]

1910 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 164-168
Miller, William M 54 m1- 31y
Seliah J 55 m1- 31y 5-5 children
Harry son 19
Florence da 15
Levasseur or Levassum, May C gd 7 Oh VA WV

1920 Ripley, Jackson, WV #71
Miller, William 63
Celia J 64

1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV # 315-319
Miller, William 73 m age 23 KYKYKY
Selia J 75 m age 25 WVWVWV 
Family: William M Miller / Cecelia Jane Rhodes (F222)

James was one of the first three constables in Rockingham County, North Carolina.

James was also a constable in Fairfax County, Virgina in the years 1769 and 1771.

In 1759, John Rhodes (James' father) was Constable and Undersheriff in Fairfax County.

There is a marriage record from Montgomery County, Maryland that shows a James Rhodes marrying Mary Garrett (also spelled Garrott).

Both James and Sanford lived/owned land on or near Fisher or Fishing Creek in Rockingham County, which would put them on the Mayo River in the Price/Stoneville area of the county.

James Rhodes had only one son, according to the 1790 and 1800 census records of the same county. The year the son disappears is the first year that Sanford appears for the first time as head of his own household.
Rhodes, James (I01656)

Andrew Jackson Anderson, d 11/5/1939, 88y,
d Ripley Dist, b WV, P - George Anderson (W)

Andrew Jackson Anderson, d 11/5/1939, 88y,
d Ripley Dist, b WV, P - George Anderson (W)

1900 JC page 149, Ripley dist??? 
Anderson, Andrew Jackson (I518)

Rhodes, John A, 24, Jackson (Staats Mill)
Price, America, 20, Jackson, res Staats Mills 9/2/94

1900 JC Washington Dist # 122 (nest to Ben Price)
John H 4/1872, m 6y
Anna A, 9/1873 3-3 [must be 1874]
Lizzie B 7/1895
Lucy M 1/1898
Cora C, 12/1899

1910 Jackson Co, wV Washington Dist
Rhodes, John R 40 m 16y
Merica M 36 m 16y 8-6 children
Lizzie B 13
Lucy M 11
Cora C 9
Corda E 7
Iva L 3
Margie L 1 6/12

1920 Washington, Jackson, WV # 90
Rhodes, John 50
Merica 44
Lizzie da 21
Lucy da 19
Cora da 18
Corda da 17
Vesta da 12
Verta da 10
Oshel son 8.1
Oval son 6.2

1930 Washingon, Jackson, WV # 68-73 Elk Fork Rd all born WVWVWV
Rhodes, John A 61 m age 26
America M 55 m age 20
Bessie I 22
Margie L 20
Frederic O 18
Edward O 16 
Family: John Armstrong Rhodes / Anna America Price (F378)

KINGSPORT - Billie Joe Bellamy, 76, passed away on Saturday (Nov. 22, 2003) at Wilcox Hall at Holston Valley Medical Center.

Born in Speers Ferry, Virginia., (Scott County), he had lived in the Kingsport area for over 60 years. He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and also during the Korean conflict. He was employed as a truck driver.

Mr. Bellamy was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsia Tignor Bellamy; his parents, Worley D. Bellamy and Alphie Sue Gray Bellamy.

Surviving are his sisters, Frances N. Peters and Brenda C. Tunnell, both of Kingsport, and Sandra Sue Scott of Rock Springs; as well as several nieces and nephews. 
Bellamy, Billie Joe (I03396)

Marriage Record
Date: 11/12/1896 at home of John Litton
Place: Jackson, West Virginia
Virgil Cunningham, 22, Jackson, Jackson
Debby Litton, 17, Jackson, Jackson

1900 Washington, Jackson, WV # 375
Cunningham, Virgil 10/1875 m 3y
Dovey 12/1879 m 3y 2-2 children
Otis son 9/1897
Oshal son 10/1899

1910 Washington, Jackson, WV #301
Cunningham, Virgile 35 m1- 13y WVWVVA
Dovie 30 m1- 13y 4-4 children WV VA VA
Otis son 12
Ochol son 10
Major C son 6
Oarie da 1 9/12

1920 Washington, Jackson, WV # 148
Cunningham, Virgil 47 WVWVV
Debby 40 WV VAVA
Odus son 22 WV m
Oshel son 20
Clarence son 15
Audra da 10
John son 7
Theodore son 4 2/12
George 1 0/12
Jennie dil 22 OHOHOH

1930 Washington Jackson, WV #86-91 all WVWVWV
Cunningham, Virgil 58(?) md age 21
Debby E 50 md age 17
Major son 25 s
Audra E da 21
John W son 16
Theodore son 14
George M son 11

Lissie 7/4/1909 [Audra?] 
Family: Virgil Lewis Cunningham / Debbie Esther Litton (F261)

Marriage Record
Date: 11/7/1872
Place: Roane, West Virginia, United States
Virgil G Rhodes, 26, Jackson, Roane, Samuel & Palknice
L R Boice, 19, Harrison, Ronae, William & Sarah

1880 Roane Co
Boice- Sarah A. 50 WV
Aaron 19 F/L WV
Minnie 16
Lloyd 13
Ruhama 25 dau
James 25 son
Rhodes- Wm P 6 grandson
Alonzo 4 grandson
Arminda 2 granddaughter 
Family: Virgil G Rhodes / L Ruhama Boice (F135)

Name: Jonathan S. E Harper
Sex: Male
Death Date: 12 Feb 1923
Death Place: Harper, Roane, West Virginia
Age at Death: 64y10m24d
Burial Date: 2/14/1923
Cemetery: JH Harper Cem
Funeral Home: GL Harper
Birth Date: 3/19/1858
Birth Place: Roane Co, VA (WVa)
Marital Status: wd
Mother: Mary Ann Greene
Mother's Birth Place: Virginia (WVa)
Father: Epison Harper
Father's Birth Place: Virginia
Informant: F-- Harper, Ryan, WV

Prominent Man of Harper Dies (2/21/1923) Roane Co. Obits A-L RCHS
Jonathan S. Harper died Monday morning at his old home near Cierone. Pneumonia was the cause of his death.
Mr. Harper had made his home with his daughter Ribecca Wilson, who lives below Charleston until a few days ago when he came home with his son, Del Harper, who had been in a hospital.
Mr. Harper was well known in this county where he lived for a number of years. He was a member of the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church and leave his children ? Harper and Ola Davis by his first wife and Del Harper, Rebecca Wilson and Harper to mourn thier loss. He was the son of Epoch Harper who was killed at ? ? many years ago. (The print is very faints and hard to read)
Burial: J. H. Harper Cemetery 
Harper, Jonathan Smith Epperson (I92)

Name: Minnie Muriel Raines
Death Date: 14 Dec 1955
Death Place: Gandeeville, Roane, West Virginia
Age at Death: 70y
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Cemetery: Mt Herman
Funeral Home:
Birth Date: 1/16/1885
Birth Place: Honaker, WV
Marital Status: married
Mother: Mary Jane Whited
Mother's Birth Place:
Father: Wm. Patton Whited
Father's Birth Place:
Informant: Miss Sybil Raines 
Whited, Minnie Muriel (I1399)

Name: Tennie M. Casto
Sex: female
Death Date: 09 Feb 1939
Death Place: Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia
Age at Death: 58y
Cemetery: Fairview
FBirth Date: 1881
Birth Place: Given, WV
Marital Status: married
SMother: Florence Casto
Mother's Birth Place: Given, WV
Father: Samuel Seymore
Father's Birth Place: USA
Informant: E E Casto, Ripley
Cause: Maglignant tumor of digestive tract 
Seymour, Tennie Mae (I951)

Roane Co marriage
Date: 8/28/1856
Place: Roane, West Virginia, United States
Taylor, Elmore , 19, Lewis, Roane, David & Sarah
Rhodes, Elizabeth , 15, Jackson, Roane, Joseph & Sarah [May or Mary written in small script above , E]

1860 Roane Co VA
Taylor, Elmore 22 VA
Mary E 18 VA 
Family: Elmore Taylor / Mary Elizabeth Rhodes (F316)

WWI Draft Registration - Charleston
Jerhome Ezra Rhodes, Dunbar, Kanawha Co, WV, age 38, born 8/22/1880, carpenter for Thompson & Starret in Nitro, nearest relative Jane Rhodes, Dunbar, 5'11", blue eyes, brown hair, registered 9/12/1918

Name: J. E. Rhodes
Sex: M
Death Date: 07 Oct 1935
Death Place: Roane, West Virginia
Age at Death:
Spouse: Maried
Mother: Sarah Rhodes
Mother's Birth Place:
Father: W. A. H Rhodes
Father's Birth Place:
Informant: by son 
Rhodes, Jerome Ezra (I1054)
Carroll, Archie Lee (I139)
Carroll, Sherry Lyn (I186)
Carroll, Glen Archie (I196)
Source (S541)
Harpold, David William (I808)
4th wife of S Noah Westfall b. Apr 1821:
m. Agnes P Litton Jun 7 1869, b. Jan 1831
* Columbus Westfall b. Jun 1865 Upshur Co WV
* Walter Westfall b. Dec 1868
* Deborah Westfall b. abt 1872
* Holly Westfall b. Jun 1877
m. Martha Rhodes in Roane Co WV
* Malinda Westfall b. Jul 31 1882 Jackson Co WV
additional [Isabel b 1876 from 1880 Roane Co census age 16 pg 92]

Noah buried Bellgrove Cemetery, Jackson Co WV 
Westfall, Noah (I302)
Funeral services for Albert Jenkins LITTON, 83 years old, were held at Gay Sunday with Rev. Boyd SCOTT in charge and burial was in the LITTON cemetery. The Vail mortuary had charge of arrangements. Mr. LITTON, a farmer, was a native of the community, and had spent his life there. His wife, the former, Mary PRINGLE, preceded him in death. (Jackson Herald, Fri., 30 Oct 1942) 
Litton, Albert Jenkins (I317)
02 May 1907 - George MERRICAL name on license
RHODES, M. [Murphy] D. 65 born Va./residing Jackson Co. [widower]
MERRICAL, Sadie 22 born Jackson Co./residing Jackson Co.

Home Guard, CW, Rb 
Rhodes, Murphy D (I220)
1880 census
George A, 26
Phebe, 24
Christopher S, 5
Charles W, 3
Martha A, 9mo, Sept 1879
Anderson, Charles, 16, cousin

1880 Census Place: Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia
George A. RANDOLF Self M M W 26 WV
Occ: Farmer Fa: WV Mo: WV
Phebe A. RABDOLF Wife F M W 26 WV
Christopher S. RANDOLF Son M S W 5 WV
Charles W. RANDOLF Son M S W 3 W
Martha A. RANDOLF Dau F S W 9M WV
Charles ANDERSON Cousin M S W 16 WV
Occ: Laborer Fa: WV Mo: WV

1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson, WV # 159-167
George A, 6/1854, 25y
Phoeba, wi, 10/1855, 25y, 8-8
Anabell, da, 9/1879
Isadora, da, 1/1882
Adam P, 8/1885
Mary O, 6/1890
Hiram T, 10/1893
George A, 6/1897

1910 Jackson co WV
Randolph, George A 55 M 37y
Phoeba 53 M 37y 8-8 children
Adam P 24 Wd
Hiram T 16
George A 12
Lona P gd 13 [children of Chris and Anna]
Brady C gs 11
Ezra C gs 9

1920 Jackson, WV, pg 235
GA, 66
Phoebe, 66
HT, 26, son
G A, Jr, 23, s, married
Nancy, 25, dil
EC, 18, g/s
Bessie, 8, g/d
Eli S, 3, g/s
Ada E, 1.6, g/d
Herman N, .1, g/s

1930 Ripley, Jackson, WV #129-130 all born WVWVWV
Randolph, Hiram T 36 md age 25
Dessie 34 md age 23
Junior son 6
Delton son 3
Ray son 0/12
Phoebe mother 75 wd

Pleasant Grove - Goff Church Cemetery, Romance, WV -located on Middle Fork near Rippling Waters Recreation Area.
Randolph, Christopher S. July 31, 1874 - July 26, 1970
Randolph, Guy Winford 1913
Randolph, Daisy Dec 11, 1881 - June 25, 1913

Kiser Cemetery has Ann Bell Randolph, b 9/14/1878, d 5/31/1963
Randolph, Anna Bell, 9/14/1887, George A & Pheba Ann (Parsons) Randolph, Kenna (fpob) Aplin (mpob) Kenna, delayed bc
Randolph, MA, 1879, Geo & Phebe, Jackson Co, female 
Family: George Alexander Randolph / Phoebe Ann Parsons (F9)
Louisa (HORNER) LITTON, daughter of David HORNER, deceased, was born April 30, 1845, and died December 6, 1922, age 77 years, 7 months and 6 days. She was united in marriage to Abraham LITTON, July 3, 1864, and to this union 13 children were born, of whom 9 survive her: William and B. F. LITTON, of Gay, Mrs. Everette PHILLIPS of Reedy, Roane County, Mrs. B. F. COX of Hereford, Mrs. James E. EVANS of Thirteen, Mrs. P. C. GREENLEAF, Irving, Clinton and Levi LITTON, of Charleston.

Aunt Louisa was converted early in life and joined the M. P. Church. Some time after the death of her husband she united with the U. B.Church at Gay. Her highest aspirations were to walk in the paths of truth and right as were evidenced by her many friends who had learned of her Christian influence and good deeds. After funeral services conducted by Rev. PAYNE of Spencer, the body was quietly laid to rest beside her husband in the family cemetery. The deceased leaves 9 children, 2 sisters and a host of friends to mourn the loss of a loved one. (Mountaineer, Friday, January 12, 1923) 
Horner, Louisa Virginia (I389)

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