Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Elmore REED / Phebe REED (F14749)

m. 29 Apr 1880


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  • Father | Male
    Elmore REED

    Born  CA 1858  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef Apr 1910   
    Buried     
    Married  29 Apr 1880  [1]  Doddridge Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Marcus REED | F5744 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth GAGLER | F5744 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Phebe REED

    Born  Aug 1856  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Jun 1924  Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mt. Harmony Masonic Cemetery, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Josiah REED | F12967 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary NUTTER | F12967 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Ida May REED

    Born  Feb 1881  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef Jan 1920   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Winford MAXWELL | F39019 
    Married  24 Mar 1901  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John M. BARNETT | F39021 
    Married  3 Nov 1910  Buzzard Run, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Louissie REED

    Born  May 1882   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    John W. REED

    Born  Feb 1884   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Emery G. REED

    Born  Dec 1887   
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    David Morgan REED

    Born  17 Apr 1889  Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    Walter Deco REED

    Born  17 Jul 1892  Leopold, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Oct 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Brookwood American Military Cemetery, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Theodore H. REED

    Born  3 Oct 1894  Grove, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aug 1973   
    Buried    Mt. Harmony Masonic Cemetery, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Maude Okel LAMBERT | F53015 
    Married  10 Nov 1924  Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Cove District), enumerated on June 15 1900:
      Elmer Reed, 34, b. Apr 1866, farmer, married 19 yrs; wife Phebe, 44, b. Aug 1855, mother of 9 children (7 still living); dau Ida M, 19, b. Feb 1881, occupation servant; dau Louissie, 18, b. May 1882, occupation servant; son John W, 16, b. Feb 1884; son Emery G, 12, b. Dec 1887; son David M, 10, b. Mar 1890; son Deco, 8, b. Aug 1891; son Theodore, 4, b. Aug 1895.

      1910 Census, Gilmer Co, WV (Troy District), enumerated on Apr 27 1910:
      Phebe Reed, 50, widowed, mother of 10 children (7 still living); son David M, 21, farm laborer; son Walter D, 18, farm laborer; son Theadore, 14.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).
      Identified as Elmore Reed, 21, b. Tyler Co, res. Doddridge Co, son of Marcus & Elizabeth; and Phebe Reed, 23, of Doddridge Co, dau of Josiah & Mary. Married Apr 29 1880. (Note: Elmore Reed's age is consistent with age 2 reported in 1860 Census, but there is a discrepancy in the 1900 Census, in which he is shown as age 34, b. Apr 1866, and wife Phebe as 44, b. Aug 1855.)