Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Robert BURNSIDE / Rebecca BENNETT (F22727)

m. Aug 1825


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  • Father | Male
    Robert BURNSIDE

    Born  24 Dec 1804   
    Died  27 Jul 1896   
    Buried    Burnside Cemetery, Cabin Run, Kincheloe, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  Aug 1825  [1]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Mason BURNSIDE | F48810 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth COLLINS | F48810 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Rebecca BENNETT

    Born  CA 1802  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Jun 1882  Good Hope, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Burnside Cemetery, Cabin Run, Kincheloe, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Mary A. BURNSIDE

    Born  CA 1826  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 May 1892  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  MT. OLIVE CEMETERY   
    Spouse  Jacob WARD | F32757 
    Married     
    Spouse  Kincheloe FRASHUER | F25636 
    Married  14 Oct 1866  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Edith BURNSIDE

    Born  28 Oct 1828   
    Died  7 Sep 1900  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sommerville Cemetery, near Buffalo Lake, West Milford, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William SOMMERVILLE | F22726 
    Married  21 Dec 1851  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    William H. BURNSIDE

    Born  1 Jan 1831  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Jan 1901   
    Buried    Old Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery, near Kincheloe, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth POST | F25625 
    Married  26 Dec 1850  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    John Starkey BURNSIDE

    Born  11 Mar 1833  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Apr 1909  Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Law Chapel Cemetery, Sand Fork of Kincheloe Rd (CR 2), Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jemima YERKEY | F25626 
    Married  28 Aug 1854  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Bird BAILEY | F49815 
    Married  3 Sep 1887  Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Elizabeth Jane BURNSIDE

    Born  24 May 1835  Good Hope, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Dec 1912  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Wolverton (aka Powell or new Victory) Cemetery, Waldo Run, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Theodore DAVISSON | F2321 
    Married  20 Apr 1854  Good Hope, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Margaret BURNSIDE

    Born  11 May 1837   
    Died  16 Jun 1922  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  William C. WARD | F25621 
    Married  1856   
    Spouse  Solomon SOMMERVILLE | F25622 
    Married  4 Mar 1866  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John D. COTTRILL | F49813 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Male
    Isaac N. BURNSIDE

    Born  21 Apr 1842   
    Died  29 Jun 1920   
    Buried    Good Hope Masonic Cemetery, Rt. 19 S, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Ann DAY | F22623 
    Married  30 Jan 1862  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Harrison Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Aug 30 1850:
      Robert Burnsides, 45, farmer; Rebecca Burnsides, 48; Edith, 21; William, 19; John S, 17; Elizabeth, 14; Margaret, 12; Isaac, 7. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV.

    2. [S1590] Death record of daughter.