Doddridge County Roots

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Elsa Claudine MAXWELL

Female 1918 - 2000  (82 years)


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  • Name Elsa Claudine MAXWELL 
    Born 1 Aug 1918  Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1936  Wolf Summit, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1940  Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Birch River, Nicholas Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1970  Salem, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 21 Aug 2000  [2, 4
    Buried Elkview Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I59662  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2019 

    Father Harry MAXWELL,   b. Jun 1885, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1919, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Mother Lettie Virginia DAVIS,   b. 21 Sep 1887,   d. 7 Oct 1954  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F24693  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Forest Brannon PUDDER,   b. 20 Feb 1914, Buckhannon, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1954, Summit Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [8
    Married 9 Jul 1936  Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Divorced 8 Nov 1944  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. William Claude PUDDER,   b. 9 Aug 1937, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 2014, Bridgeport, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
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    Family ID F24694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Robert Brawner GARRISON,   b. 29 Dec 1900, Onville, Stafford Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1968, Morgantown, Monongalia Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Alverta Virginia "Kitten" GARRISON,   b. 8 Jan 1952, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 2015  (Age 63 years)
     3. Living
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    Family ID F24695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Earl Clifton LYNCH,   b. 12 Jun 1897, Monongalia Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1983  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1970  Philippi, Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Documents
    45310_EarlCliftonLynch_ElsaClaudeneMaxwellGarrison_MarriageRecord_12Feb1970.jpg
    45310_EarlCliftonLynch_ElsaClaudeneMaxwellGarrison_MarriageRecord_12Feb1970.jpg
    Family ID F24698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Aug 1918 - Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1936 - Wolf Summit, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jul 1936 - Salem, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Birch River, Nicholas Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Feb 1970 - Philippi, Barbour Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elkview Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    59663_ForestBPudder_ElsieMaxwell_SmithburgWV_ca1942.jpg
    59663_ForestBPudder_ElsieMaxwell_SmithburgWV_ca1942.jpg

    Documents
    45310_EarlCliftonLynch_ElsaClaudeneMaxwellGarrison_MarriageRecord_12Feb1970.jpg
    45310_EarlCliftonLynch_ElsaClaudeneMaxwellGarrison_MarriageRecord_12Feb1970.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 225.

    4. [S5] Headstone.

    5. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV.

    6. [S1924] Social Security Death Index.

    7. [S934] Findagrave.com, Name on headstone: Elsa M. Garrison Lynch.

    8. [S1622] Wilson-Pepper Genealogy 1595-1989, William Bernard Wilson, (Gateway Press, Baltimore, MD, 1990), p. 40.

    9. [S1966] Record of husband's remarriage.

    10. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, MR 89 342.
      Although the ceremony was held in Barbour County, the marriage was recorded in Harrison County, residence of the bride.