Doddridge County Roots

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Artie Hiram ASHCRAFT

Male 1917 - 1988  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Artie Hiram ASHCRAFT 
    Born CA 1917  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920, 1930  Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1943  Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 12 Jan 1988  [2
    Person ID I83139  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2016 

    Father John Harden ASHCRAFT,   b. 11 Jun 1875, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1963, Avondale (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Virsus DAVIS,   b. 15 May 1883,   d. 23 Dec 1973, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1899  Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruby Mae LANG,   b. 25 Apr 1920, Selbyville, Upshur Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 2015  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1943  Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    Family ID F36839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1943 - Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jan 1943 - Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    2. [S692] Obituary of wife.

    3. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 169 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11798368&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Artie Hiram Ashcraft, 25, b. Doddridge Co, res. Morgansville WVa, son of John & Bernus Ashcraft; and Ruby Mae Lang, 22, b. Selbyville WVa, res. Morgansville, dau of Mrs. Nola Lang. Married Jan 28 1943 in Smithburg WVa, officiated by Rev. D. L. Sayre, a Minister of the Gospel.
      (Note: Wife's obituary incorrectly states marriage date as 1942.)