Doddridge County Roots

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Ursher David FLINT

Male 1897 - 1966  (68 years)


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  • Name Ursher David FLINT 
    Born 1 Oct 1897  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Birthplace incorrectly given in death record as Barbour County. His birth record shows it to be Doddridge County.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1918  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1920, 1930  Coal District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Aug 1966  Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rest Haven Memorial Gardens, Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1920 Census, Harrison County, WV (Coal District), enumerated on Jan 7 1920:
      Ursher D. Flint, 22, engineer in coal mines; wife Missouri C. [sic], 21; son Ursher Jr, 3 months.
      NOTE: The next enumerated household was that of Ursher's parents and family.

      Ursher's wife Missouri died of tuberculosis in May 1922.

      In about 1929, seven years after the death of his wife Missouri, Ursher remarried Permelia Noe of Roane County. Her several nicknames included Mellie, Millie and Nellie. Her name appears on her headstone as Millie P. Flint. A record of their marriage has not been found.

      1930 Census, Harrison County, WV (Coal District), enumerated on Apr 14 1930:
      Usher [sic] Flint, 33, electrician in coal mine, age 21 at time of first marriage; wife Nellie, 30, age 29 at first marriage; son John, 10.
      NOTE: Son John would be the same child who was listed as Ursher Jr, age 3 months, in the 1920 Census. The next enumerated household was that of Ursher's parents and family.

      1940 Census, Marion County, WV (City of Fairmont), enumerated on Apr 6 1940 at 1119 Chamberlain Ave:
      U. D. Flint, 42, maintenance foreman for coal company; wife Mellie, 40; stepson [sic] Ursher Jr, 20, carpenter for coal company; dau Joyce Ann, 6; son Jackie O, 5.
      NOTE: The household member providing the information to the enumerator was Mellie, who indicated Ursher Jr's relationship to herself rather than to the head of household.
    Person ID I100300  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2020 

    Father Samuel D. FLINT,   b. May 1866, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Emma Augusta BAILEY,   b. Mar 1878, Taylor Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1918 - Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Aug 1966 - Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1553] Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV, BR p. 68, Line 740 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2616599&Type=Birth.

    2. [S1998] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    3. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=27490&Type=Marriage.