Doddridge County Roots

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Charles Henry RAMSEY

Male 1860 - 1941  (80 years)


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  • Name Charles Henry RAMSEY 
    Census 1900, 10, 20, 30  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 8 Oct 1860  Rockbridge Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Birth date on headstone is 1861. Name on headstone: C. H. Ramsey.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Union District, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation stone mason  [3
    Residence 1881  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1900  [4
    stone cutter 
    Occupation 1910  [5
    manager of cement block plant 
    Occupation 1920  [6
    bricklayer at glass plant 
    Occupation 1930  [7
    bricklayer (buildings) 
    Died 16 Feb 1941  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried EUB Church Cemetery, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I47646  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Anderson Jackson RAMSEY,   b. CA 1813, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1892  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth "Betsy" LILLY,   b. CA 1817, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F41653  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Louisa RIDDLE,   b. 29 Dec 1862, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1943, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1881  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1920 Census, Ritchie Co, WV (Clay District, City of Pennsboro), enumerated on Feb 23 1920:
      C. H. Ramsey, 59, bricklayer at glass plant; wife Mary L, 57; dau Grace, 16.
      NOTE: The next enumerated household was that of widowed daughter Beulah:
      Beulah Broadwater, 26, widowed; son Ramsey Barr Broadwater, 4; son Russell Broadwater, 10 months.

      1930 Census, Ritchie Co, WV (City of Pennsboro), enumerated on Apr 11 1930:
      Chas. Ramsey, 69, bricklayer (buildings); wife Mary L, 67; dau Bula Broadwater, 35, widowed, seamstress at garment factory; grandson Ramsey Broadwater, 14; grandson Russel Broadwater, 11; brother Lafayette Ramsey, 74, single, no occupation; nephew Wm. Ramsey, 48, single, no occupation.
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth RAMSEY,   b. 23 Feb 1883, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1967, Ellenboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Myrtle Della RAMSEY,   b. 2 Apr 1888, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1964, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Beulah Mae RAMSEY,   b. 21 Jun 1893, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935  (Age 41 years)
    Family ID F19500  Group Sheet

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

    2. [S1630] Ritchie County WV Marriages 1843-1915, (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg WV 26101 (July 1985)).

    3. [S2568] West Virginia Deaths Index, 1853-1973 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    4. [S2140] 1900 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Clay District).

    5. [S2197] 1910 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Clay District).

    6. [S2115] 1920 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Clay District).

    7. [S2055] 1930 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Clay District).

    8. [S123] Ritchie County, West Virginia Cemeteries through 1993, Ritchie County Historical Society (David M. Scott, Editor), (McClain Printing Co, Parsons, WV, 1995).