Doddridge County Roots

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Rebecca HURST

Female 1887 - 1977  (89 years)


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  • Name Rebecca HURST 
    Born 27 Oct 1887  Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Birth date given in 1900 Census as Oct 1888, but birth record and SSDI show it as Oct 27 1887.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Troy District, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910, 1920  Grant District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Cove District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence New London, Huron Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1941  Auburn, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1942  Petersburg, Grant Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 13 Oct 1977  Ashland, Ashland Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I5719  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2017 

    Father Adam Heckert HURST,   b. Oct 1858, Lewis Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1933, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane BRANNON,   b. 5 Oct 1859,   d. 21 Nov 1941, Auburn, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1886  Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22818  Group Sheet

    Family James Marshall Fernando OSBORNE,   b. 14 Jun 1875, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1956, Weston, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married CA 1905  [7
    Divorced Y  [8
    Notes 
    • 1910 Census, Harrison Co, WV (Grant District), enumerated on Apr 30 1910:
      James M. Osborn, 33, farmer, married 5 yrs; wife Rebecca, 43 (sic), mother of 2 children (both still living); dau Opal R, 4; dau Georgia L, 1 yr 6 mo.

      1920 Census, Harrison Co, WV (Grant District), enumerated on Jan 10 1920:
      James M. Osburne, 44, farm laborer; wife Rebeca, 32; dau Ruth O, 14; dau Georgie L, 11; son Wade C, 6; nephew Earl, 18.

      In the 1930 Census, Harrison Co, WV (Grant District), enumerated on Apr 22 1930, James Osborn, 54, married, was listed as a servant and farm laborer in the household of George W. Davis and his wife Emma. No entry was found for any other family member. [9]
    Children 
     1. Opal Ruth OSBORNE,   b. CA 1906,   d. Bef Jan 1981  (Age ~ 74 years)
     2. Georgia L. "Jo" OSBORNE,   b. 24 Oct 1908, Rockford (Lost Creek), Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1981, Middleville, Barry Co, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Wade Clifford OSBORNE,   b. 26 Apr 1913, Rockford (Lost Creek), Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1989, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Family ID F1982  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1887 - Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - New London, Huron Co, OH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1942 - Petersburg, Grant Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Oct 1977 - Ashland, Ashland Co, OH Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1553] Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV.

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S1925] Social Security Death Index.

    4. [S1671] Death record of mother.

    5. [S1596] Newspaper article, Sandusky Register Star News, Wednesday, May 6 1942.
      Local news item for community of Clarksfield, Ohio, in its entirety: "Mrs. Rebecca Osborne, of Petersburg, W. Va., is a guest of her daughter and family, Mr. & Mrs. R. B. Williams and daughter, Alberta, and was a visitor at the Clarksfield Ladies Aid."

    6. [S2395] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007 (online), (Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health).

    7. [S2113] 1910 Census, Harrison County, WV.

    8. [S1588] Death record of wife.

    9. [S1570] Obituary of son.