Doddridge County Roots

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John H. FLOYD

Male 1849 - 1918  (68 years)


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  • Name John H. FLOYD 
    Born 29 Aug 1849  Gilmer Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1875  Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Glenville District, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Aug 1918  [1
    Buried Otterbein Methodist Church Cemetery, near Sand Fork, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I101515  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2019 

    Father Thomas Riley FLOYD,   b. 28 Mar 1817, Mannington, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1914, Glenville, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Martha A. YERKEY,   b. 16 Dec 1816, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1881, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1841  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margrett M. HEWITT,   b. 18 Sep 1846, Gilmer Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1875  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1869  Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cynthia Virginia KILLINGSWORTH,   b. 11 Feb 1854, Randolph Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1940, Sand Fork, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1875  Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Gilmer Co, WV (Glenville District), enumerated on Jun 20 1900:
      John H. Floyd, 50, b. Aug 1849, farmer, married 30 yrs (sic); wife Cynthia V, 46, b. Feb 1853, married 30 yrs, mother of 7 children (all still living); dau Belle, 14, b. Dec 18885; dau Opha, 13, b. May 1887; son Hall, 9, b. Jun 1890; dau Glantis, 5, b. Oct 1894.
      The next enumerated household was that of John & Cynthia's son Homer and his family. [5]
    Children 
     1. Homer Lewis FLOYD,   b. 2 Mar 1873, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1913, Truebada, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     2. Belle FLOYD,   b. 14 Dec 1886, Sand Fork, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1967, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Family ID F42258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Glenville District, Gilmer Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Otterbein Methodist Church Cemetery, near Sand Fork, Gilmer Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S2170] 1900 Census, Gilmer County, WV (Glenville District).

    3. [S1889] Gilmer County Marriage Records, Glenville, WV, MR p. 22, Line 49 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12276&Type=Marriage.

    4. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    5. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.