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Columbia Jane GREATHOUSE

Female 1841 -


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  • Name Columbia Jane GREATHOUSE 
    Born Dec 1841  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870, 1880, 1900  Central District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51961  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2008 

    Father Augustine W. GREATHOUSE,   b. CA 1814, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1893, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Margaret WILLIS,   b. 4 Nov 1815, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1898, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F8430  Group Sheet

    Family James J. DOTSON,   b. Nov 1834, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 4 Oct 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Central Twp), enumerated on Jun 25 1870:
      James J. Dotson, 35, farmer; Columbia J, 26; Leanora, 8; Albert L, 7; Prairie F, 6.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Central District), enumerated on Jun 7 1880:
      James Dotson, 45, farmer; wife Columbia J, 35; dau Lenora, 18; son Albert, 17; dau Prairie Flower, 15; dau Rose, 6.

      1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Central District), enumerated on Jun 1 1900:
      James Dotson, 66, b. Nov 1834, farmer, married 40 yrs; wife Collumbia J, 58, b. Dec 1841, mother of 5 children (all still living); son Albert L, 37, b. Dec 1862, single; dau Arizona, 19, b. Apr 1881, single, no children; dau Rosetta M, 26, b. Jun 1873, divorced, 2 children (both still living).

      1910 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Central District), enumerated on Apr 28 1910:
      James Datson, age 79 (77 ?), widowed, living alone.
    Children 
     1. Lenora DOTSON,   b. CA 1862
     2. Albert L. DOTSON,   b. 16 Dec 1862, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1934, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +3. Prairie Flower DOTSON,   b. 22 Jul 1864,   d. 18 Feb 1937, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Rosetta M. DOTSON,   b. Jun 1873, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Arizona DOTSON,   b. Apr 1881, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1910, Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
    Family ID F21451  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1900 Census, Doddridge Co WV, Central Dist, 1Jun1900
    1900 Census, Doddridge Co WV, Central Dist, 1Jun1900
    1880 Census Doddridge Co WV, Central Dist, 7Jun1880
    1880 Census Doddridge Co WV, Central Dist, 7Jun1880
    1870 Census, Doddridge Co WV, Central Twp, 25Jun1870
    1870 Census, Doddridge Co WV, Central Twp, 25Jun1870

  • Sources 
    1. [S2024] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Central District).

    2. [S242] 1850 Census, Harrison County, (W)VA.

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

    4. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).
      Identified as James Dotson, 27, b. Tyler Co, res. Doddridge Co, son of James & Lucinda; and Columbia J. Greathouse, 17, b. Harrison Co, res. Doddridge Co, dau of Augustin & Margarett. Married Oct 4 1860.