Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Letch A. (John C. L.) ASHCRAFT

Male 1887 - 1981  (93 years)


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  • Name Letch A. (John C. L.) ASHCRAFT 
    Born 12 Oct 1887  Heldreth, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1910  [5
    farm laborer 
    Occupation 1917  [6
    field worker for Hope Natural Gas Co. 
    Census 1900, 1910, 1920  McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930, 1940  Sardis District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1930, 1940  [4, 7
    line walker for gas company 
    Occupation 1942  [8
    Hope Natural Gas Co. 
    Residence 1942  Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died Jun 1981  [2, 3
    Buried Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Person ID I79015  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 20 May 2018 

    Father Aaron Jefferson ASHCRAFT,   b. 2 May 1857,   d. 22 Mar 1933, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Fanny Mariah CARSON,   b. 14 May 1855,   d. 12 Oct 1927, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F20975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Ellen ICE,   b. 4 Mar 1894, Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1970, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
     1. Garlen Jackson ASHCRAFT,   b. 17 Aug 1915, Wallace, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1988  (Age 72 years)
     2. Harlen Jefferson ASHCRAFT,   b. 24 Oct 1916, Wallace, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1993, Jefferson Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Willabelle ASHCRAFT,   b. 12 Apr 1918, Wallace, McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 2004  (Age 85 years)
    Family ID F33803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1942 - Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    79015_ASHCRAFT_LetchA_WorldWar-II_DraftRegistration_27Apr1942.jpg
    79015_ASHCRAFT_LetchA_WorldWar-II_DraftRegistration_27Apr1942.jpg
    79015_ASHCRAFT_JohnCL_WorldWarOne_DraftRegistration_5Jun1917.jpg
    79015_ASHCRAFT_JohnCL_WorldWarOne_DraftRegistration_5Jun1917.jpg

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

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    4. [S2039] 1930 Census, Harrison County, WV.

    5. [S2012] 1910 Census, Doddridge County, WV (McClellan District).

    6. [S1875] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    7. [S2638] 1940 Census, Harrison County, WV.

    8. [S2508] World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com online database).

    9. [S2335] Cemeteries of Sardis District, Harrison County, WV, (Harrison County Genealogical Society, Clarksburg, WV (1993)).

    10. [S934] Findagrave.com.