Doddridge County Roots

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Lory RONEY

Male 1822 - Bef 1900  (~ 78 years)


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  • Name Lory RONEY 
    Born Jan 1822  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  Willey District, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Freemans Creek District, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [1, 2, 3
    Died Bef June 1900  [4
    Person ID I118248  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2019 

    Family Christiana Jane HAUGHT,   b. May 1819, Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1900, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Lory Roney and Christiana Haught Lattea were married in Doddridge County on Jun 3 1860. Four days later, their family was enumerated in the 1860 Census. Surnames of children were not specified.

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated Jun 7 1860:
      L. Roney, 37, farmer, value of real estate (blank), value of personal estate $200; Christina, 42, cannot read/write; Mat, 14; Ellis, 23; Catherine, 6; Clarissa, 5; J. C., 1.
      NOTE: The household member listed as Mat was Nathaniel C. Lattea, Christiana's son from her first marriage. The household member listed as Ellis was William Ellis Haught, Christiana's illegitimate son from prior to her first marriage.

      1870 Census, Lewis Co, WV (Willey Twp), enumerated on Aug 23 1870:
      Lorrie Roney, 50, farmer; Cristianna, 52.
      The next enumerated household was that of Christiana's son Nathaniel and his family:
      Nathaniel Lattea, 22, farmer, value of real estate $700, value of personal estate $125; Columbia, 15; George W, 8 months, birth month September; James C. Roney, 10; Amy M. Roney, 6; Julia J. Roney, 6.
      NOTE: James, Amy and Julia were children of Lory and Christiana. The reason for them being listed with Nathaniel's household is not clear.

      1880 Census, Lewis Co, WV (Freemans Creek District), enumerated on Jun 17 1880:
      Laura Rony, 58, farmer, indicated as "insane"; wife Christian J, 61; son James, 21, single, works on farm; dau Emma M, 16; dau Juda J, 16.

      1900 Census, Lewis Co, WV (Freemans Creek District), enumerated on Jun 13 1900:
      James C. Roney, 40, b. Dec 1859, farmer, married 8 yrs; wife Alcy, 50, b. Apr 1850, married 8 yrs, mother of 1 child (still living); son Arthur L, 18, b. May 1882, single, farm laborer; dau Almina, 14, b. Oct 1885; son Ralph H, 10, b. Aug 1889; mother Christiana, 81, b. May 1819, widowed, mother of 12 children (6 still living). [6]
    Children 
    +1. James Charles RONEY,   b. 14 Dec 1859, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1946, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Family ID F50543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    2. [S187] 1870 Census, Lewis County, WV (Willey Township).

    3. [S668] 1880 Census, Lewis County, WV.

    4. [S2150] 1900 Census, Lewis County, WV.

    5. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 132, Line 3 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11790818&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Lary Rony, 37, b. New Brunswick, res. Doddridge Co, son of Lary & Mary, occupation farmer; and C. Latty, 41, b. Marion Co, res. Doddridge Co, dau of J. & E. Haught. Married Jun 3 1860 in Doddridge County, officiated by Charles Ladwig.

    6. [S1604] Death record of son.