Doddridge County Roots

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Roscoe Metcalf CROSS

Male 1909 - 1974  (65 years)


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  • Name Roscoe Metcalf CROSS 
    Born 15 Feb 1909  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910, 1920  Clay District, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Moundsville, Marshall Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as an inmate at the West Virginia State Penitentiary, age 21, single, occupation tailor at penitentiary. He was still there as of 1935, according to the 1940 Census, but was released sometime prior to his 1937 marriage in Pennsboro.
    Residence 1937  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1940  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Weirton Steel Division of National Steel Corp. (retired) 
    Occupation 1940 
    laborer in stone quarry 
    Died 30 Jul 1974  Weirton, Hancock Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I78697  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2020 

    Father General Grant CROSS,   b. CA 1873, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1955, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Martha Lodeema RICHARDS,   b. 1882, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962  (Age 80 years) 
    Family ID F33622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Theda Marie BEALL,   b. CA 1916, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Aug 1937  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F33677  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Moundsville, Marshall Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1937 - Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Aug 1937 - Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jul 1974 - Weirton, Hancock 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. [S1821] Ritchie County Marriage Records, Harrisville, WV.

    4. [S1907] One World Tree, (www.ancestry.com).