Doddridge County Roots

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Frank Zachariah PRIDE

Male 1882 - 1968  (86 years)


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  • Name Frank Zachariah PRIDE 
    Born 1 Sep 1882  [1, 2
    • Marriage record states birthplace as Doddridge County, but no birth record for him is found anywhere in West Virginia. His obituary states that he was a native of Cairo, which is in Ritchie County.
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1915  Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1917  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1918  [4
    lumbering at M. N. Offutt Lumber Co, Johnson Co KY 
    Residence 1918  Offutt, Johnson Co, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1930  [5
    service station attendant 
    Census 1930, 1940  Miami, Gila Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation security guard for Inspiration Copper Co (retired 1958)  [6
    Occupation 1940  [7
    service station proprietor 
    Residence SINCE 1961  Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8
    Residence 1922-1961  Miami, Gila Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died Dec 1968  [2
    Buried GREENWOOD MEM LAWN  Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I100059  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2015 

    Family 1 Gertrude ZAHN,   b. 1 Jan 1889, Cove District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1915, Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1914  Buncombe Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Wife's obituary incorrectly states marriage date as Aug 14 1912. North Carolina marriage records show it as Aug 13 1914, with her age 23 at time of marriage.
    Children 
     1. (Daughter) PRIDE,   b. CA 1914
    Family ID F37785  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mabel Josephine KESTER,   b. 5 Jul 1887, Volcano, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1970, Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1917  Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Notes 
    • 1930 Census, Gila County, Arizona (Town of Miami), enumerated on Apr 14 1930 at 1209 Turner Street:
      Frank Z. Pride, 48, b. WVa (father b. WVa, mother b. Md), attendant at service station, age 35 at time of first marriage; wife Mabel K. Pride, 42, b. WVa (both parents b. WVa), age 30 at first marriage; son Oran K. Pride, 23, b. WVa (both parents b. WVa), no occupation, single; dau Frances Pride, 22, b. WVa (both parents b. WVa), stenographer at finance company, divorced (age 19 at time of marriage).

      1940 Census, Gila County, Arizona (Town of Miami), enumerated on Apr 6 1940 at 1207 Turner Street:
      Frank Z. Pride, 57, b. WVa, service station proprietor; wife Mable Pride, 52, b. WVa, cashier at service station; stepdau Frances Turner, 32, b. WVa, bookkeeper at service station, divorced; grandson Aaron R. Turner, 6, b. Arizona.
    Family ID F37894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 - Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1917 - Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - SINCE 1961 - Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - GREENWOOD MEM LAWN - Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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    100059_FrankZachariahPride_MabelKPrunty_MarriageRecord_29Dec1917.jpg
    100059_FrankZachariahPride_MabelKPrunty_MarriageRecord_29Dec1917.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S2050] Wood County Marriage Records, Parkersburg, WV.

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S692] Obituary of wife.

    4. [S1875] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    5. [S1898] 1930 Census.

    6. [S14] Obituary.

    7. [S127] 1940 Census.

    8. [S1924] Social Security Death Index - WV.

    9. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    10. [S2575] North Carolina Marriage Index, 1741-2004 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com and North Carolina State Archives).

    11. [S2050] Wood County Marriage Records, Parkersburg, WV, MR p. 165 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=10254052&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Frank Zachariah Pride, 34, b. Doddridge Co, res. Pennsboro; and Mrs. Mabel K. Prunty, b. Ritchie Co, res. Cairo. Married Dec 29 1917 in Parkersburg; ceremony performed by E. A. Culley, Minister of the First Presbyterian Church, Parkersburg.