Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Franklin C. HELMICK / Ida Lucille TRAINER (F37821)

m. 27 Dec 1893


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  • Father | Male
    Franklin C. HELMICK

    Born  Dec 1854  Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1938   
    Buried    Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso Co, CO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  27 Dec 1893  [1]  Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Martha A. WILSON | F38228 
    Married  16 Sep 1874  Palatine (East Fairmont), Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Daniel Ryan HELMICK | F3452 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary MCNEMAR | F3452 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Ida Lucille TRAINER

    Born  1871  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1926   
    Buried    Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  William Franklin GRIFFITH | F54407 
    Married  CA 1903   
    Father  William TRAINER | F33560 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Louisa Jane HOLT | F33560 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    William Trainer HELMICK

    Born  15 Sep 1895  Elkins, Randolph Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 May 1964  Los Angeles Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Los Angeles National Cemetery, California Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Edna HELMICK

    Born  28 Jul 1896  Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    George H. HELMICK

    Born  10 Mar 1898  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Aug 1958  Reno, Washoe Co, NV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    East Lawn Memorial Park, Sacramento, Sacramento Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location


  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District, Town of West Union), enumerated on Jun 5 1900:
      Head of household Ida Helmick, 27, b. Jul 1872, occupation (blank), married 6 yrs, mother of 3 children (all still living); son William T, 6, b. Sep 1893; dau Edna, 3, b. Jul 1896; son George L, 2, b. Mar 1898.
      NOTE:
      In the 1900 Census of Monongalia County, Franklin C. Helmick, 45, b. Dec 1854, printer, married 6 yrs, was one of several residents in a boarding house in Morgantown.
      In the 1910 Census of Nicholas County, Franklin C. Helmick, 55, widowed, newspaper printer, was one of several roomers in a hotel in Richwood.
      In the 1910 Census, George Helmick, age 12, was listed as a foster child in the home of Samuel E. Sheets and his wife Ida (Bond) Sheets.
      In the 1930 Census of El Paso County, Colorado, Franklin C. Helmick, 75, b. WVa, widowed, was one of many patients at Union Printers Home (www.unionprintershome.org) in Colorado Springs.

      1910 Census, Harrison Co, WV (City of Clarksburg), enumerated on Apr 16 1910 at 616 Pike Street:
      William F. Griffith, 39, occupation saloonist, married 7 yrs (2nd marriage); wife Ida L, 38, married 7 yrs, mother of 2 children (both still living); dau Minnie, 14; dau Ednor, 13; servant Florence Scott, 33, married. All born in West Virginia.

      1920 Census, Los Angeles Co, CA (City of Los Angeles), enumerated on Jan 3 1920 on South Grand Avenue:
      William F. Griffith, 49, b. WVa, no occupation; wife Ida, 48, b. WVa, no occupation.

      1930 Census, Los Angeles Co, CA (City of Los Angeles), enumerated on Apr 2 1930 on Manhattan St/Ave/Blvd:
      William F. Griffith, 60, b. WVa, retired builder, married.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.