Doddridge County Roots

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John "Jehu" SNIDER

Male 1832 - 1912  (79 years)


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  • Name John "Jehu" SNIDER 
    Born 29 Sep 1832  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 6 Mar 1865 -27 Jun 1865 
    Pvt, Co A, 14th W.Va. Infantry, Civil War 
    • Along with his brother James Elmore Snider, enlisted and mustered-in a Private on March 6, 1865 at Wheeling. Mustered-out on June 27, 1865 at Cumberland, Maryland.
    Census 1870, 1880, 1900  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 21 Apr 1912  Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Buried IOOF Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID I76661  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2019 

    Father Jacob SNIDER,   b. 6 Jan 1804, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1882  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Nancy CHILDERS,   b. CA 1804,   d. 1 Oct 1843  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Family ID F11693  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Virginia Ellen APSEY,   b. 30 Jul 1837, Loudoun Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1922, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [3, 8
    Married 27 Jun 1854  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. Martin Van Buren SNIDER,   b. 11 Nov 1855, New Milton, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1939, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Susan A. SNIDER,   b. 28 Jan 1857, Meathouse Fork, Big Isaac, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1927, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +3. Charles Lemuel SNIDER,   b. 25 Sep 1858, New Milton, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1949, Spencer, Roane Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Millard Filmore SNIDER,   b. 24 Sep 1860, Hunters Fork (Salem), Greenbrier District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1955, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     5. Minerva Jane SNIDER,   b. 1863,   d. 1894  (Age 31 years)
     6. Mary F. SNIDER,   b. 7 Nov 1864, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1866, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. Amy Matilda SNIDER,   b. Mar 1867, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1933, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     8. Delia F. SNIDER,   b. 19 Oct 1869,   d. 24 Jun 1954, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     9. Laura Ella SNIDER,   b. 1872,   d. 1971  (Age 99 years)
     10. Hattie SNIDER,   b. CA 1874
     11. Okey Sylvanus SNIDER,   b. 13 May 1876,   d. 24 Dec 1968, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     12. Fannie Bell SNIDER,   b. Dec 1878, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1944, Caddo Parish, LA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     13. Oliver H. SNIDER,   b. Oct 1882
    Family ID F32727  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Salem, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Apr 1912 - Salem, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - IOOF Cemetery, Salem, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S2077] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (New Milton District).

    3. [S1590] Death record of daughter.

    4. [S14] Obituary.

    5. [S1752] Obituary - At home.

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

    7. [S934] Findagrave.com, Name on headstone: Jehu Snider.

    8. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.

    9. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.