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Aaron Ernest WEEKLEY

Male 1892 - 1988  (96 years)


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  • Name Aaron Ernest WEEKLEY  [1
    Born 1892  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    • Birth date given in 1900 Census as Apr 1892. But there is a birth record in Doddridge County for an unnamed male Weekly, son of Noah Weekley & Hannah Fry, born on Sep 4 1892. But the birth date on his headstone is Mar 3 1890.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900, 1910  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1938  Fairbank, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1940  Fairbank, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1930, 1940  [6, 7
    coal miner 
    Residence 1942  Brownsville, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 3 Dec 1988  [1
    Buried Lafayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I28447  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2015 

    Father Noah WEEKLEY,   b. CA 1857,   d. 1905  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Mother Hannah FRY,   b. CA 1860, Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1942, West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Family ID F38864  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Blanche May MOORE,   b. 12 Feb 1896, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1977  (Age 81 years)  [10
    Married 18 Nov 1916  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Donald Earl WEEKLEY,   b. 1 Jun 1917, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1985  (Age 67 years)
    Family ID F10783  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Freda Mae HILES,   b. 26 Jun 1910, Brownsville, Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1993  (Age 83 years) 
    Married CA 1929  [6
    Notes 
    • 1930 Census, Fayette Co, Pennsylvania (Menallen Twp), enumerated on Apr 8 1930:
      Aaron Weekly, 29, coal miner; wife Freda May, 19; dau Bettie Jane, 10 months; father-in-law John Hiles, 53, coal miner; mother-in-law Alice Hiles, 56. All born in Pennsylvania except for Aaron, born in West Virginia.
      (NOTE: Aaron's stated age is about 8 years younger than indicated in most other records. He was age 27 in the 1920 Census.)

      1940 Census, Fayette Co, Pennsylvania (Redstone Twp, Town of Fairbank), enumerated on Apr 4 1940:
      Ernest Weekley, 39, coal miner; wife Freda, 29; dau Betty Jane, 10; dau Alice Marie, 4; dau Luella, 2. All born in Pennsylvania except for Ernest, born in West Virginia.)
    Children 
     1. Betty Jane WEEKLEY,   b. 1929, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Family ID F42778  Group Sheet

  • Documents
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    28447_AaronWeekley_BlancheMoore_MarriageRecord_18Nov1916.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

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

    4. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).

    5. [S1577] Obituary of sister.

    6. [S1898] 1930 Census.

    7. [S127] 1940 Census.

    8. [S960] Obituary of mother.

    9. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    10. [S1599] Birth record of son.

    11. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 79 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11795575&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Aaron Weekley, 24, b. & res. in Doddridge Co; and Blanche Moore, 20, b. & res. in Doddridge Co. Married Nov 18 1916 "at U. B. Parsonage, West Union, W.Va.," officiated by Geo. W. Burdette, a Minister of the Gospel. Informant for marriage license: G. W. Moore.