Doddridge County Roots

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Lenora WELCH

Female 1845 - 1923  (78 years)


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  • Name Lenora WELCH 
    Born 7 Mar 1845  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870, 1880  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1885  Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Pleasant District, Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Dec 1923  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Death record gives burial location only as West Union. Since her parents, husband and son are all buried in the same plot at the old SDB section of Blockhouse Hill Cemetery, it is presumed that she was buried with them.
    Person ID I41933  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 

    Father James WELCH,   b. Jan 1815, Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1865, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Mother Margaret "Peggy" TALBOTT,   b. 28 Oct 1816,   d. 19 Feb 1869, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Family ID F14746  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Benjamin KINNEY,   b. 5 Nov 1829, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1879, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1867  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • 1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jun 9 1870:
      Benj Kinney, 40, farmer; Lenora, 24; John S, 15; Mary V, 13; Elizabeth, 8; Benj W, 5; James S, 1.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jun 5 1880:
      Lenora Welch, 35, widowed; son Jas. S, 11; son Lewis T, 8; dau B. V., 5; son C. C., 3; brother Ephraim Welch, 33, single, farmer.
    Children 
    +1. James S. KINNEY,   b. Feb 1869, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Amos W. KINNEY,   b. 27 Oct 1870,   d. 5 Oct 1873, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Lewis Townsend KINNEY,   b. 1 Dec 1872, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1943, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Bird Virginia "Jennie" KINNEY,   b. 23 Sep 1874, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 57 years)
     5. Charles Camden KINNEY,   b. 22 Feb 1877, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F16866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas CLEVENGER,   b. CA 1830, Harrison Co, VA (now Barbour Co, WV) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Jun 1900  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1885  Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F16870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Dec 1923 - Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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    41933_CLEVENGER_LenoraWelch_1845-1923_HarrisonCoDeathRecord.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1864] Death Record - Birth date calculated from age at death.

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

    3. [S2277] Barbour County Marriage Records, Philippi, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11633431&Type=Marriage.

    4. [S1670] Harrison County Death Records, Clarksburg, WV, DR p. 36.
      Identified as Mrs. Lenora Clevenger, widowed, dau of James Welch & Margaret Talbott, died in Clarksburg on Dec 21 1923 of thyroid cancer, age 78y 9m 14d. Buried in West Union. Informant: Charles Kinney.

    5. [S1670] Harrison County Death Records, Clarksburg, WV.

    6. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).
      Identified as Benjamin Kinney, widowed, 36, b. Harrison Co, res. Doddridge Co, son of Snowden & Mary; and Leanora Welch, 22, b. Barbour Co, res. Doddridge Co, dau of James & Peggy. Married Sep 23 1867.