Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Samuel A. DONLEY

Male 1884 - 1968  (83 years)


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  • Name Samuel A. DONLEY 
    Born 18 Jul 1884  [1, 2
    • Birthplace given in marriage record as Tyler County, but birth record shows it to be Doddridge County.
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1907  Shirley, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1920  Ellsworth District, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1920  [4
    lease boss in oil field 
    Census 1930  Bradford, McKean Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1930 
    cook in restaurant 
    Census 1940  Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1940  [5
    farm laborer 
    Residence Wilbur, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 4 May 1968  Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Buried Shirley Cemetery, Shirley, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I85921  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2014 

    Father Joseph Wesley DONLEY,   b. CA 1853, Belmont Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Susan Samantha UNDERWOOD,   b. CA 1858, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Mar 1875  Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Informant: Ellis Underwood of Tyler County.
    Family ID F41154  Group Sheet

    Family Ada M. ALLEN,   b. 4 Jun 1888, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1930, Bradford, McKean Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [9, 10
    Married 9 Feb 1907  Middlebourne, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. William Clair DONLEY,   b. 13 Mar 1911, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1962  (Age 50 years)
    +2. Denver Ralph DONLEY,   b. 22 Oct 1915, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1975  (Age 60 years)
    Family ID F36838  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1907 - Shirley, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1907 - Middlebourne, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Bradford, McKean Co, PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Wilbur, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Shirley Cemetery, Shirley, Tyler 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. [S2293] Tyler County Marriage Records, Middlebourne, WV.

    4. [S2090] 1920 Census, Tyler County, WV.

    5. [S2640] 1940 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    6. [S1928] Social Security Death Index.

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

    8. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    9. [S1567] Marriage record of son.

    10. [S1636] Obituary of grandson.