Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Orpha J. SHINN

Female 1897 - 1985  (88 years)


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  • Name Orpha J. SHINN 
    Born 5 Jul 1897  Lick Run, New Milton (Blandville), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920  Central District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Arnolds Creek (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Savannah, Chatham Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1947  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 14 Dec 1985  Chatham Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Person ID I56513  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2015 

    Father William Smith SHINN,   b. 22 Mar 1868, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1935, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Nettie E. SHINN,   b. Jan 1868,   d. 8 Oct 1930, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Family ID F23409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Tomas HARDESTY,   b. 1895, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 16 Feb 1916  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Claud Allen HARDESTY,   b. CA 1919
     2. Elizabeth C. HARDESTY,   b. 20 Dec 1924,   d. 16 Apr 1935  (Age 10 years)
    Family ID F23411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1947 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

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

    4. [S1924] Social Security Death Index.

    5. [S1594] Obituary of brother.

    6. [S2442] Georgia Death Index, 1919-98 [database online], (Ancestry.com and Georgia Health Dept, Office of Vital Records).

    7. [S1372] Obituary of wife's brother.