Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: William CHILDERS / Jane Davis SUTTON (F23983)

m. 1 Nov 1841


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  • Father | Male
    William CHILDERS

    Born  16 Dec 18__   
    Died  21 Dec 1849   
    Buried     
    Married  1 Nov 1841  [1]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Robert CHILDERS | F19212 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary TOLBERT | F19212 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Jane Davis SUTTON

    Born  4 May 1820   
    Died  23 Feb 1897  Emporia, Lyon Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Joseph Sutton DAVIS | F23985 
    Married  18 Jan 1854  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John SUTTON | F15621 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rachel DAVIS | F15621 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Asher S. CHILDERS

    Born  Dec 1844   
    Died  19 Oct 1920   
    Buried    IOOF Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaret J. COOPER | F23986 
    Married     
    Spouse  Rachel B. DAVIS | F22192 
    Married  8 Dec 1884  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • At the time of William Childers' death in December 1849, his wife Jane was about two months pregnant.

      1850 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Aug 9 1850:
      Jane Childers, 30; Tolbert D, 7; Asher S, 5; Enoch, 3; William J, 1 month. All born in Virginia.
      NOTE: The next enumerated household was that of Jane's brother Asher Sutton and his family. The next one after that was Jane's parents and their last child at home, Alzina.

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 74.