Doddridge County Roots

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Jacob Alfred "Jake" CUMBERLEDGE

Male 1922 - 1996  (74 years)


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  • Name Jacob Alfred "Jake" CUMBERLEDGE 
    Born 22 Jan 1922  Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Birthplace given in obituary as Alma, but in marriage record as Wilbur.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  McElroy District, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Union Carbide Corp in Sistersville WV (retired)  [2
    Residence Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Residence 1955  Wilbur, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 8 Aug 1996  Alma, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Wilbur Cemetery, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • In addition to his four children, he was also survived by a foster son, Roger Smith, of Kitty Hawk, NC. [2]
    Person ID I9348  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 17 May 2017 

    Father James Andrew CUMBERLEDGE,   b. 19 Jan 1885, Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1967, Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Stella Gay GASTON,   b. 31 Jan 1892,   d. Jan 1986  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1916  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Notes 
    • 1920 Census, Tyler Co, WV (McElroy District), enumerated Feb 12 1920:
      James A. Cumberledge, 35, retail merchant; wife Stella G, 28; son James L, 12 months.

      1930 Census, Tyler Co, WV (McElroy District), enumerated in April 1930:
      James A. Cumberledge, 45, occupation retail merchant in general store; wife Gay, 38; son James L, 11; dau Ruby I, 8; son Jacob A, 7; son Daniel G, 5.

      1940 Census, Tyler Co, WV (McElroy District), enumerated on Apr 10 1940:
      James A. Cumberledge, 44, grocer (own store) and farmer (own farm); wife Gay, 47; dau Ruby, 19; son Jacob, 18, laborer on father's farm; son Daniel, 15.
    Family ID F583  Group Sheet

    Family Living 
    Children 
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    Family ID F3363  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Pratts Run (near Shirley), Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1955 - Wilbur, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Aug 1996 - Alma, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilbur Cemetery, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2293] Tyler County Marriage Records, Middlebourne, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12047871&Type=Marriage.

    2. [S14] Obituary.

    3. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    4. [S643] Obituary of father.

    5. [S12] Doddridge County Court House, West Union, WV, MR Bk 10, p. 73.

    6. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).