Doddridge County Roots

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Mary Elizabeth COZAD

Female 1840 - 1922  (81 years)


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  • Name Mary Elizabeth COZAD 
    Born 29 Mar 1840  Lewis Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1859  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1910, 1920  Greenbrier District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 11 Feb 1922  Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Buried Big Isaac Cemetery, Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I24053  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2010 

    Father Jacob J. COZAD 
    Mother Sarah HENRY 
    Family ID F9008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Jackson WEST,   b. 3 Dec 1837, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1906, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1859  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Children 
    +1. Eli Jacob WEST,   b. 24 Jul 1860, West Milford, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1939, West Milford, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Fidelia Arrilla WEST,   b. 28 Feb 1862, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1866, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    +3. Thomas Floyd WEST,   b. 22 Aug 1867, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1904, Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    +4. Sarah Elizabeth WEST,   b. 26 Dec 1869, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1952, Jane Lew, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Owen A. WEST,   b. 16 May 1872, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1938, Ashland, Ashland Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Rosa SELBY,   b. 1 Feb 1873, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1945, Spencer, Roane Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Adopted]
    +7. William Burr WEST,   b. 17 Sep 1874, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1949, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     8. Belinda Roana WEST,   b. 29 Nov 1876, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Icie Gay WEST,   b. 1884, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 58 years)
    Family ID F9007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1922 - Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Big Isaac Cemetery, Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    24053_WEST_MaryElizabethCozad_1840-1922_DeathCertificate.jpg
    24053_WEST_MaryElizabethCozad_1840-1922_DeathCertificate.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1623] The Wests of Duck Creek, Harrison County, Virginia (now West Virginia), William F. Donnelly, (Gateway Press, Baltimore MD, 1997), p. 417.

    2. [S1792] Harrison County WV Marriages 1785-1894, (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (1985)).

    3. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).
      Identified as Mary E. West, dau of Jacob Cozad & Sarrah Henry, died Feb 11 1922 at Big Isaac at age 81y 10m 13d. Birth date given as Mar 29 1841, but age at death would put birth date at Mar 29 1840, the date provided to researcher William Donnelly by her grandson Russell G. West.

    4. [S1773] Doddridge County WV Deaths 1853-1969, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101).

    5. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).

    6. [S2550] Doddridge County Cemeteries, Vol. I, Donald Edward Ramage, (4117 Almaville Rd, Smyna TN 37167 (1988, rev. 1999)).

    7. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, MR p. 13.
      Identified as John J. West, farmer, 21, b. Harrison Co, res. Harrison Co, son of Eli R. & Belinda West; and Mary E. Cozad, 19, b. Lewis Co, res. Harrison Co, dau of Jacob J. & Sarah H. Cozad. Married Oct 30 1859.

    8. [S1792] Harrison County WV Marriages 1785-1894, (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (1985)).
      Identified as John J. West, 21, of Harrison Co, son of Eli R. & Belinda; and Mary E. Cozad, 19, b. Lewis Co, res. Harrison Co, dau of Jacob J. & Sarah. Married Oct 25 1859. Harrison County marriage records have two entries for this marriage. One is dated Oct 26 1859 and appears to be an administrative document showing referring to witnesses and certificate. The other is a detailed description of the parties to the marriage, which took place on Oct 30 1859.