Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Tilman Francis SWISHER / Mary Jane SUTTON (F12104)

m. 2 May 1902


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  • Father | Male
    Tilman Francis SWISHER

    Born  Feb 1871   
    Died  28 Mar 1958  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mt. Olive Baptist Cemetery, Patterson Rd, Salem (Doddridge Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  2 May 1902  [1]  Doddridge Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Rinehart SWISHER | F8293 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Amanda Melvenia "Mandy" NICHOLSON | F8293 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Jane SUTTON

    Born  22 Sep 1877  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Dec 1942  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mt. Olive Baptist Cemetery, Patterson Rd, Salem (Doddridge Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Sanford C. SUTTON | F11691 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sophrona A. GARRETT | F11691 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Lexie Beatrice SWISHER

    Born  1903  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1989   
    Buried    Middleville Baptist Church Cemetery, Middleville, Taylor Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Aaron Ray COCHRAN | F56538 
    Married  11 Nov 1923  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Texie B. SWISHER

    Born  27 May 1908   
    Died  18 May 1966  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mt. Olive Baptist Cemetery, Patterson Rd, Salem (Doddridge Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Staley S. CHIPPS | F12105 
    Married  26 May 1929  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Reuben SWISHER

    Born  29 Sep 1914  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Feb 1990   
    Buried    Mt. Olive Baptist Cemetery, Patterson Rd, Salem (Doddridge Co), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Eyula Mae BURTON | F37298 
    Married  2 Oct 1940  Anmoore, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1920 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Greenbrier District), enumerated at Johnsons Fork main road:
      Tilman S. (sic) Swisher, 48, teamster in oil field; wife Mary J, 43; dau Lexie, 16; dau Texie, 11; son Ruben, 6.

      1930 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Greenbrier District), enumerated on Apr 22 1930:
      Tilman F. Swisher, 59, farmer; wife Mary J, 45; son Ruben, 16.

      1940 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Greenbrier District), enumerated on Apr 5 1940 at Buckeye Creek & tributaries:
      Tilmon F. Swisher, 69, farmer; wife Mary J, 64; son Ruban, 26, single, stone mason (contract & building). [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 138.

    2. [S1590] Death record of daughter.