Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Jackson J. COSTILOW / Mary "Polly" MOREHEAD (F29358)

m. 8 Aug 1872


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  • Father | Male
    Jackson J. COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1850  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Jun 1912  Blockhouse Hill (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  8 Aug 1872  [1]  Barbour Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  James COSTILOW | F12049 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Matilda ___ | F12049 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary "Polly" MOREHEAD

    Born  CA 1851  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Jun 1915  Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Arminda COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1868   
    Died  Bef Jun 1915   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Sanford COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1873   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Henrietta COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1874  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Feb 1900  Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Fernando Harl BEE | F11800 
    Married  11 Mar 1899  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Lavina COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1877   
    Died  Bef Jun 1915   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Joseph M. COSTILOW

    Born  1879   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    + Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1885   
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  John W. WELLS | F29378 
    Married  15 Mar 1905  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Richard Chapman COSTILOW

    Born  2 Apr 1887  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Feb 1960  Akron, Summit Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    James COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1888   
    Died  4 Oct 1933   
    Buried    Mt. Zion Cemetery, Anmoore, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Nancy SMITH | F29379 
    Married  13 Sep 1902  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Male
    Bruce COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1891   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 10 | Male
    Lafayette COSTILOW

    Born  CA 1895   
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Notes 
    • 1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jun 23 1880:
      J. J. Costelow, 32, saw mill worker, unable to read or write; wife M., 27, unable to read or write; dau Arminda, 12, unable to read or write; son Sanford, 7; dau Henrietta, 5; dau Lavina, 3; son J. M., 11 months.

      1910 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Town of West Union), enumerated on Apr 21 1910:
      Jackson Costelow, 64, laborer, married 30 yrs (1st marriage); wife Mary, 60, married 30 yrs (1st marriage), mother of 11 children (7 still living); son Richard, 22; son Joseph, 20; son Bruce, 19; son LaFeyette, 15. [2, 3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2277] Barbour County Marriage Records, Philippi, WV, MR p. 51, Line 60 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11624327&Type=Marriage.

    2. [S1599] Birth record of son.

    3. [S1604] Death record of son.