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Husband: Robert Lee Hoskinson Born: Dec-27-1847 in Harrison Co, (W)VA 1,2,3 (see note 1) Died: May- 6-1933 2,3 Buried: in Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV 2 Resided: in Neds Run, Doddridge Co, WV 4 Father: John Knox Hoskinson (1796 - 1865) Mother: Sarah Ann Benedum (1815 - 1863)
Wife: Rebecca Dixon Vincent Born: May-17-1853 in Marion Co, (W)VA 5,3,1 Died: May- 6-1946 in West Union, Doddridge Co, WV 6,7,3 Buried: in Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV 8 Resided: in Neds Run, Doddridge Co, WV 2 Census: 1870 in Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV (see note 2) Father: Joseph Isaac (twin) Vincent (1814 - 1888) Mother: Sarah Shingleton (1817 - 1856)
F Child 1: Mary Gertrude Hoskinson Also known as: Gert Hoskinson Born: Dec-30-1870 in Doddridge Co, WV 9 Died: May-24-1964 in Doddridge Co, WV 7,10
M Child 2: Ohud Hoskinson Born: Nov- 5-1872 in Doddridge Co, WV 11 Died: Oct-29-1878 in Doddridge Co, WV 12
M Child 3: John Nelson Hoskinson Born: Oct-29-1873 in Doddridge Co, WV 10 Died: Sep-24-1879 in Doddridge Co, WV 10
M Child 4: Orie Orillis Hoskinson Also known as: Ora Hoskinson 13 Born: Feb-26-1875 in Doddridge Co, WV 14,15 Died: May- 3-1958 in Fairmont, Marion Co, WV 15
F Child 5: Ivy Elizabeth Hoskinson Born: Feb-16-1877 in Doddridge Co, WV 10 Died: Jan- 4-1954 in Doddridge Co, WV 7,10
M Child 6: William Oscar Hoskinson Born: Sep-22-1878 in Doddridge Co, WV 16 Died: May- 9-1934 in Doddridge Co, WV 7,10
F Child 7: Bertha Alice Hoskinson Born: Sep-29-1880 in Doddridge Co, WV 17,18 Died: Mar-16-1955 in Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV 10,18
F Child 8: Ona Lavada Hoskinson Born: Jun-16-1884 in Doddridge Co, WV 9 Died: Dec-17-1961 in Doddridge Co, WV 10
F Child 9: Elta Hoskinson Also known as: Etta 19,1 Born: Sep-12-1886 in Doddridge Co, WV 10 Died: Dec-17-1960 in West Union, Doddridge Co, WV 20
M Child 10: Roy Cleveland Hoskinson Born: Oct-21-1888 in Neds Run, Doddridge Co, WV 21,10,22,23,3 Died: Jun-23-1985 in West Union, Doddridge Co, WV 21,23,3
F Child 11: Lena Hoskinson 10 10 Born: Jan-28-1892 in Doddridge Co, WV 10,24,3 Died: Sep- 3-1893 in Doddridge Co, WV 10,3
F Child 12: Goldie Fay Hoskinson Also known as: Golda Hoskinson 1 Born: Jun- 6-1893 in Doddridge Co, WV 25,10,26,27 Died: Jul- 7-1983 in West Union, Doddridge Co, WV 28,26,27
F Child 13: Ethel Samantha Hoskinson Born: Mar-21-1900 in Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV 2,18 Died: May-14-1989 in Bradford, McKean Co, PA 2,18
Sources: (1) Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993) (2) Leola Williams Andrews, Jupiter, FL , a direct descendant. (3) Headstone. (4) Immediate family. (5) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, Birth date of May 17 1853 is reflected in death record and on headstone, but Leola Williams Andrews, her granddaughter, states birth as May 17 1852. Gaylene Kerr Banister, citing FTM WFT Vol 7, Tree #3550, places birth in Doddridge Co. DR Bk 5, p. 80. (6) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, Informant identified as Mrs. Deck Allen, which would be daughter Elta. DR Bk 5, p. 80. (7) Doddridge County WV Deaths 1853-1969, Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101. (8) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 5, p. 80. (9) 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Grant District) (10) Leola Williams Andrews, Jupiter, FL . (11) Death Record - Birth date calculated from age at death. (12) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, Identified as Ohud Hoskinson, white male, age 5y 11m 24d, b. Doddridge Co, son of R. L. Hoskinson, died Oct 29 1878 in Doddridge Co, cause of death croup. Informant: Father. DR p. 30. (13) Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV. (14) Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV. (15) WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, Death Certificate (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx) (16) Leola Williams Andrews, Jupiter, FL . Birth date may be Sep 27 1878, per Gaylene Kerr Banister. (17) Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV, BR Bk 1, p. 109. (18) Headstone (year only) (19) Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR Bk 7, p. 441. (20) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, Identified as Elta (NMI) Allen, 74, widowed, b. Sep 12 1886 in Doddridge Co, dau of R. L. Hoskinson & Rebecca Vincent; died Dec 17 1960 in West Union, burial at IOOF Cemetery in Salem. Informant: Burlin Gain, Morgansville W.Va. (Note: Wes Cochran's "Doddridge County WV Deaths 1853-1969," p. 14, incorrectly reports death date as Dec 20 1960.), DR p. 4-A. (21) Obituary. (22) The History of Doddridge County, West Virginia, Taylor Publishing Co, 1979, p. 171. (23) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 6, p. 79. (24) Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV, Entry has only the child's last name, Hoskinson, identified as a white female, b. Jan 28 1892 in Grant District, dau of Robert Hoskinson (age 37, b. Marion Co, farmer) & Rebecca Vincent Hoskinson (age 36, b. Doddridge Co), this being the mother's eighth child. Informant: A. Ashburn. BR Bk 2, p. 154. (25) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 6, p. 179. (26) Social Security Death Index. (27) West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990) (28) Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, Place of death 301 High Street. Birthdate 6/6/1893. Mother misidentified as Rebecca Virginia Vincent. Person providing information: Chester M. Wallace, Rt 2, Box 294, Salem, WV. DR Bk 6, p. 179. Event Notes Note (1) Birth date given as Dec 1846 in 1900 Census. Note (2) Along with brother Abraham, in household of Samuel & Martha (Langfitt) McMillan. www.doddridgecountyroots.com Name Index