Doddridge County Roots

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Bernard Gene GREATHOUSE

Male 1932 - 1957  (25 years)


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  • Name Bernard Gene GREATHOUSE 
    Born 6 Aug 1932  Summers, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1955  Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 21 Nov 1957  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6
    Cause: polio 
    Buried Hart Cemetery, Taylor Drain Rd, Oxford, Doddridge Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Notes 
    • First name has appeared variously as Bernard (death record and obituary), Barnard (birth record), and Vernon. Identified in sister Agnes' obituary as Gene V. Greathouse.
    Person ID I2561  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2008 

    Father Early Savanus GREATHOUSE,   b. 4 Jun 1887, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1965, Auburn, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Annie Valora HUSK,   b. 25 May 1895, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1936, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Family ID F916  Group Sheet

  • Documents
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Obituary.

    2. [S1553] Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV, BR Bk 4, p. 73.
      Name appears in birth record as "Barnard Gean Greathouse." Parents identified as Earl Greathouse, age 45, and Anne [sic] Husk, age 37. Listed as mother's tenth child, of which nine still living.

    3. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    4. [S1577] Obituary of sister.

    5. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR Bk 5, p. 70-D.
      Identified as Bernard Gene Greathouse, son of Earl Greathouse & Annie Husk.

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

    7. [S5] Headstone.