Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Randall Bates "Ranny" ASH

Male 1931 - 1993  (62 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Randall Bates "Ranny" ASH was born 24 Jan 1931, Harrison Co, WV (son of Ranza Burton ASH and Mettie Almeda MONTGOMERY); died 13 Jun 1993, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV.

    Randall married Joan HICKMAN 13 Aug 1948, Wolf Summit, Harrison Co, WV. Joan (daughter of Lewis Rexall HICKMAN and Sylvia Kathryn "Nan" CHILDERS) was born 24 Mar 1931, Turtletree Fork (Salem, near Jarvisville), Harrison Co, WV; died 29 Oct 2015, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV. [Group Sheet]

    Randall married Leota Joan "Lee" SHAFFER 11 Oct 1952. Leota (daughter of Cecil Richard "Whitey" SHAFFER and Garnet Ruby Bernice KNIGHT) was born 21 Nov 1933, Doddridge Co, WV; died 20 Sep 2004, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Wanda Lea ASH was born 24 Jan 1952, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; died 16 Mar 2017, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    2. Living
    3. Randall Jed "Randy" ASH was born Jul 1956, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; died 19 Nov 2005.
    4. Living
    5. Roger Lynn ASH was born 21 Aug 1959, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; died 15 Aug 2013, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV.
    6. Living

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Ranza Burton ASH was born 26 Jan 1899, Roberts, Doddridge Co, WV (son of James Harvey ASH and Louisa Belle BATES); died 4 Nov 1957, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.

    Ranza married Mettie Almeda MONTGOMERY CA 1922. Mettie was born 26 Jul 1901; died Jan 1972. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mettie Almeda MONTGOMERY was born 26 Jul 1901; died Jan 1972.
    Children:
    1. Almeda Mettie ASH was born 17 Aug 1924, Harrison Co, WV; died 17 Feb 2008, Ripley, Jackson Co, WV; was buried , Independence Cemetery, Sandyville, Jackson Co, WV.
    2. John Harrison ASH was born 24 Jul 1928, Lamberts Run, Harrison Co, WV; died 14 May 2008, Grand Traverse Co, MI; was buried (OLD SECTION), Oakwood Catholic Cemetery, Traverse City, Grand Traverse Co, MI.
    3. 1. Randall Bates "Ranny" ASH was born 24 Jan 1931, Harrison Co, WV; died 13 Jun 1993, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV.
    4. Robert Lee ASH was born 19 Jan 1934, Doddridge Co, WV; died 1 Dec 1965, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , IOOF Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV.
    5. Roy ASH died Bef Feb 2008.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  James Harvey ASH was born 17 Apr 1857 (son of John H. ASH and Mahala Jane FERRELL); died 2 Oct 1934, Lamberts Run, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.

    James married Louisa Belle BATES CA 1885. Louisa (daughter of Notley S. BATES and Laura Frances SWIGER) was born 28 Mar 1868, Harrison Co, WV; died 25 Mar 1938, Weston, Lewis Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Louisa Belle BATES was born 28 Mar 1868, Harrison Co, WV (daughter of Notley S. BATES and Laura Frances SWIGER); died 25 Mar 1938, Weston, Lewis Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. Ira P. ASH was born Apr 1886; died 1963; was buried , Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV.
    2. Elman C. ASH was born Jan 1888, Doddridge Co, WV.
    3. Notley R. ASH was born Apr 1890.
    4. Laura Esther ASH was born 29 Mar 1892, Doddridge Co, WV; died 5 Dec 1957, Lumberport, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Lumberport Lions Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.
    5. Rymer R. ASH was born Mar 1894.
    6. Lula Virtie ASH was born 23 Nov 1896, Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV; died 4 Jan 1982.
    7. 2. Ranza Burton ASH was born 26 Jan 1899, Roberts, Doddridge Co, WV; died 4 Nov 1957, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    8. Lona Doretha ASH was born 7 Feb 1902, Doddridge Co, WV; died 1 Jan 1934, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John H. ASH was born 5 Nov 1832, Virginia (now West Virginia) (son of Jacob ASH and Mary UNDERWOOD); died 27 Aug 1905; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.

    John married Mahala Jane FERRELL CA 1855. Mahala (daughter of John B. FERRELL and Mary HARRIS) was born 11 Dec 1837, Virginia (now West Virginia); died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mahala Jane FERRELL was born 11 Dec 1837, Virginia (now West Virginia) (daughter of John B. FERRELL and Mary HARRIS); died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. Matilda ASH was born 4 Sep 1855, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; died 21 Apr 1887, Doddridge Co, WV.
    2. 4. James Harvey ASH was born 17 Apr 1857; died 2 Oct 1934, Lamberts Run, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    3. John B. ASH was born 21 Aug 1862; died 11 May 1882; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    4. Elcinda Florence ASH was born 11 Sep 1865, Doddridge Co, WV; died 28 Jul 1934; was buried , Keys Cemetery, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV.
    5. Landora Elizabeth "Dora" ASH was born Oct 1869; died 18 Mar 1940, Elk Lick, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    6. Rebecca Ann ASH was born 12 Jun 1872, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV; died 16 Aug 1962, Sunnyside (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    7. Della Virginia ASH was born 12 Jun 1872, Doddridge Co, WV; died 11 Apr 1917, Weston, Lewis Co, WV; was buried (UNMARKED GRAVE), Weston State Hospital Cemetery, Lewis Co, WV.
    8. May M. ASH was born 10 Jul 1875; died 16 May 1878; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    9. Reuben Jesse ASH was born 31 Jul 1877, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV; died 16 Oct 1947, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.

  3. 10.  Notley S. BATES was born 7 Feb 1846, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV (son of Andrew "Andy" BATES and Delilah SWIGER); died 12 Apr 1917, Wilsonburg, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.

    Notley married Laura Frances SWIGER 1865. Laura (daughter of Jeriah SWIGER and Ruth Glaspy WILSON) was born 5 May 1840; died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Laura Frances SWIGER was born 5 May 1840 (daughter of Jeriah SWIGER and Ruth Glaspy WILSON); died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. Minerva Jane BATES was born 3 Feb 1867, Harrison Co, WV; died 27 Jul 1929, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Lumberport Lions Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.
    2. 5. Louisa Belle BATES was born 28 Mar 1868, Harrison Co, WV; died 25 Mar 1938, Weston, Lewis Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    3. Apama BATES was born 1869; died 1906; was buried , Lumberport Lions Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.
    4. Emory H. BATES was born 30 Dec 1876, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.


Generation: 5

  1. 16.  Jacob ASH was born 18 Oct 1792 (son of Christian ASH and Lovina "Libby" SWIGER); died 15 Oct 1840; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.

    Jacob married Mary UNDERWOOD 1817, Tyler Co, (W)VA. Mary was born 17 Oct 1797, Pennsylvania; died 13 Mar 1878; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  2. 17.  Mary UNDERWOOD was born 17 Oct 1797, Pennsylvania; died 13 Mar 1878; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. Abraham ASH was born CA 1822, Tyler Co, (W)VA; died Bef Nov 1875.
    2. Sarah ASH was born CA 1825; died 7 May 1893, Sunnyside (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , County Poor Farm Cemetery, Sunnyside, Doddridge Co, WV.
    3. Thomas ASH was born 18 Apr 1827, Tyler Co, (W)VA; died 26 Nov 1897, Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    4. Absalom ASH was born 1829, Tyler Co, (W)VA; died 1914; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    5. 8. John H. ASH was born 5 Nov 1832, Virginia (now West Virginia); died 27 Aug 1905; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    6. Rachel ASH was born 5 Nov 1832; died 23 Sep 1887, Tyler Co, WV.
    7. William ASH was born 27 May 1835; died 1 Nov 1912; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    8. Nancy ASH was born CA 1837, Tyler Co, (W)VA.
    9. Edith Ann ASH was born 9 Jul 1840, Tyler Co, (W)VA; died 29 Jun 1913, Rosemont, Taylor Co, WV; was buried , Baileytown Church Cemetery, Rosemont, Taylor Co, WV.

  3. 18.  John B. FERRELL

    John married Mary HARRIS. [Group Sheet]


  4. 19.  Mary HARRIS
    Children:
    1. Hannah M. FERRELL was born 18 Feb 1836; was buried , Simpson Cemetery, Lonetree, Tyler Co, WV.
    2. 9. Mahala Jane FERRELL was born 11 Dec 1837, Virginia (now West Virginia); died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    3. Rachel V. FERRELL was born CA 1840, Tyler Co, (W)VA.

  5. 20.  Andrew "Andy" BATES was born CA 1806, Greene Co, PA (son of Emanuel BATES and Mary Anna BOOHER); died 26 Nov 1875, Wetzel Co, WV.

    Andrew married Delilah SWIGER 17 Dec 1832, Harrison Co, (W)VA. Delilah (daughter of Christopher Columbus SWIGER and Eleanor BACUS) was born CA 1810, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 29 Jun 1849, Center Point, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; was buried (UNMARKED), Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  6. 21.  Delilah SWIGER was born CA 1810, Harrison Co, (W)VA (daughter of Christopher Columbus SWIGER and Eleanor BACUS); died 29 Jun 1849, Center Point, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; was buried (UNMARKED), Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. John Jackson BATES was born CA 1834; died 24 Oct 1897, Lyon, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    2. Mary A. BATES was born CA 1835.
    3. Emanuel B. BATES was born CA 1838, Harrison Co, (W)VA.
    4. Christopher BATES was born Oct 1840; died 28 Jun 1904; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    5. Malinda (Belinda) BATES was born CA 1842.
    6. Sarah Jane BATES was born CA 1843, Doddridge Co, (W)VA.
    7. 10. Notley S. BATES was born 7 Feb 1846, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV; died 12 Apr 1917, Wilsonburg, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.

  7. 22.  Jeriah SWIGER was born CA 1793 (son of Jacob SWIGER and Nancy BACKUS); died 1874.

    Jeriah married Ruth Glaspy WILSON 17 Apr 1817, Harrison Co, (W)VA. Ruth was born CA 1796. [Group Sheet]


  8. 23.  Ruth Glaspy WILSON was born CA 1796.
    Children:
    1. Lemuel D. SWIGER was born 1818, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 19 May 1860, Harrison Co, (W)VA.
    2. Mary Ann SWIGER was born 1 Jan 1820, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 24 Mar 1897, Dola, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Lumberport Lions Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.
    3. Lewis A. SWIGER was born CA 1823; died 26 Apr 1888, Harrison Co, WV.
    4. William Norville SWIGER was born CA 1834, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died Bef Dec 1899.
    5. Ruth SWIGER was born 2 Dec 1836; died 15 Jun 1903; was buried , Sycamore Methodist Cemetery, btwn Rt 19 & US 50, near West Milford, Harrison Co, WV.
    6. 11. Laura Frances SWIGER was born 5 May 1840; died 29 Aug 1900; was buried , Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV.
    7. Emily J. SWIGER was born Jun 1842, Harrison Co, (W)VA.


Generation: 6

  1. 32.  Christian ASH was born 17 Oct 1770, Germany (son of Johann Adam ASH and Catherine YOST); died 1828, Tyler Co, (W)VA; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.

    Christian married Lovina "Libby" SWIGER. Lovina (daughter of John William SWIGER and Mary DUVAL) was born 17 Oct 1770, Pennsylvania; died 20 Sep 1856; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  2. 33.  Lovina "Libby" SWIGER was born 17 Oct 1770, Pennsylvania (daughter of John William SWIGER and Mary DUVAL); died 20 Sep 1856; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. 16. Jacob ASH was born 18 Oct 1792; died 15 Oct 1840; was buried , Underwood Cemetery, near Ashley (Rt 23), Doddridge Co, WV.
    2. Catherine ASH was born 3 Feb 1793, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; died 5 Mar 1857, Harrison Co, (W)VA.
    3. Adam ASH was born CA 1802, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 27 Jul 1855, Doddridge Co, (W)VA.
    4. Sarah ASH was born CA 1804.
    5. Mary ASH was born CA 1806.

  3. 40.  Emanuel BATES was born 1785; died 1816.

    Emanuel married Mary Anna BOOHER. Mary was born 1785. [Group Sheet]


  4. 41.  Mary Anna BOOHER was born 1785.
    Children:
    1. 20. Andrew "Andy" BATES was born CA 1806, Greene Co, PA; died 26 Nov 1875, Wetzel Co, WV.
    2. Mary BATES was born CA 1806, Harrison Co, (W)VA.
    3. Emanuel E. BATES was born 3 Jun 1813, Pennsylvania; died 26 Jun 1881, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.

  5. 42.  Christopher Columbus SWIGER was born 1750, Germany (son of John William SWIGER and Mary DUVAL); died 6 Apr 1848, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; was buried , Swiger (aka Broad Run) Cemetery, near Ashley, Doddridge Co, WV.

    Christopher married Eleanor BACUS 2 Feb 1798, Harrison Co, (W)VA. Eleanor was born CA 1782; died 3 Oct 1860, Doddridge Co, (W)VA. [Group Sheet]


  6. 43.  Eleanor BACUS was born CA 1782; died 3 Oct 1860, Doddridge Co, (W)VA.
    Children:
    1. Nancy SWIGER was born 9 Sep 1798, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 10 Jul 1870, Katy Lick, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Plant Cemetery, Katy Lick, Harrison Co, WV.
    2. Elias Jacob SWIGER was born 1799, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 1856, Harrison Co, (W)VA.
    3. Dorcus Tabitha SWIGER was born Jul 1800, Katy Lick, Harrison Co, WV; died 28 Jan 1867, Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    4. Benjamin SWIGER was born 15 Jan 1804, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 15 Jan 1887, Doddridge Co, WV; was buried , Sardis Cemetery, Sardis, Harrison Co, WV.
    5. Thomas George SWIGER was born 1808; died 11 Aug 1871, Doddridge Co, WV.
    6. Barnes SWIGER was born 24 Feb 1808, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 6 Oct 1859, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    7. Mary SWIGER
    8. 21. Delilah SWIGER was born CA 1810, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 29 Jun 1849, Center Point, Doddridge Co, (W)VA; was buried (UNMARKED), Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.
    9. Melinda SWIGER was born CA 1814.
    10. Jeriah William SWIGER was born CA 1817.
    11. Lovinia "Lovey" SWIGER was born 6 Nov 1819, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 5 Feb 1892, Wetzel Co, WV; was buried , Center Point Christian Church Cemetery, Doddridge Co, WV.

  7. 44.  Jacob SWIGER was born 1771, Loudoun Co, VA (son of John William SWIGER and Mary DUVAL); died 1849, Harrison Co, (W)VA; was buried , Ash Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.

    Jacob married Nancy BACKUS 6 Aug 1793, Harrison Co, (W)VA. Nancy was born 1778, Virginia; died 1833, Harrison Co, (W)VA; was buried , Ash Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV. [Group Sheet]


  8. 45.  Nancy BACKUS was born 1778, Virginia; died 1833, Harrison Co, (W)VA; was buried , Ash Cemetery, Harrison Co, WV.
    Children:
    1. 22. Jeriah SWIGER was born CA 1793; died 1874.
    2. Sarah SWIGER was born 2 May 1798, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 16 Oct 1871, Rosebud, Harrison Co, WV; was buried , Swiger Cemetery, Brown, Harrison Co, WV.
    3. Christopher Columbus Stuffield SWIGER was born 4 Sep 1804, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 22 Aug 1882, Harrison Co, WV.
    4. Reuben S. SWIGER was born 11 Jul 1811, Harrison Co, (W)VA; died 9 Dec 1891, Weston, Lewis Co, WV; was buried , Weston State Hospital Cemetery, Lewis Co, WV.