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Husband: John Kenneth Willis 1 Also known as: John Keener Willis 2 Born: Jun-17-1867 in West Virginia 1,3 Died: Oct- 9-1958 in Ellenboro, Ritchie Co, WV 1,3 Buried: in IOOF Cemetery (Blockhouse Hill), West Union, WV 4 Resided: at Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV 1 Census: 1930 at Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Resided: 1909 near West Union, Doddridge Co, WV 5 Census: 1870, 1880 in New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Father: James Edwin Willis (1839 - 1909) Mother: Julia Ann Davis (1843 - 1903)
Wife: Lelia J. Dotson
Born: May- -1879 6 Died: 1915 2 Census: 1900 in West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Father: Draper C. Dotson (1854 - 1934) Mother: Mary Frances "Mollie" Davis (1857 - 1933)
M Child 1: Oscar Griffin Willis Census name: Griffin O. Willis 6 Born: Feb- 5-1900 in Doddridge Co, WV 7,8,2,6,3 Died: Mar- -1981 in 8,3
M Child 2: Gerald E. Willis Census name: Jarrel Willis 9 Born: Jul-11-1902 in 2,10 Died: Jul- -1987 in 10
M Child 3: Kenneth Joseph Willis Born: Dec-20-1904 at Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV 2,11
F Child 4: Mary Frances Willis Census name: Frances M. Willis Born: May-18-1907 in Doddridge Co, WV 2,10 Died: Jan-11-2001 in 10
F Child 5: Kathryn Lucille Willis Census name: Katie Willis 9 Born: Jun-15-1909 in 2 Died: 1948 in 2
F Child 6: Dessie W. Willis Born: Nov-24-1911 in Doddridge Co, WV 2,10,7 Died: Feb- 7-2002 in 10
Sources: (1) WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, Death Certificate (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx) (2) Susie Davis Nicholson, Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >, p. 218. (3) Headstone (year only) (4) West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990) (5) Obituary of father. (6) 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District) (7) Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV. (8) Social Security Death Index, Social Security card issued thru Railroad Board before 1951. (9) 1920 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Central District). (10) Social Security Death Index. (11) Marion County Marriage Records, Fairmont, WV. www.doddridgecountyroots.com Name Index