Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: George W. EVANS / Mary Jane PARRILL (F15969)

m. 17 Nov 1868


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  • Father | Male
    George W. EVANS

    Born  CA 1845  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Apr 1918  Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  (NO DATES)  Rose City Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  17 Nov 1868  [1]  Harrison Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
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    Mother | Female
    Mary Jane PARRILL

    Born  1843  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1932   
    Buried    Rose City Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William PARRILL | F15750 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Harriet MCKINLEY | F15750 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Creed Thomas EVANS

    Born  20 Nov 1869  Union District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 May 1948  Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose City Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co, OR Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    C. E. EVANS

    Born  1871  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1871  Union District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    William H. EVANS

    Born  19 Feb 1874  Union District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Otto Bolton EVANS

    Born  3 Oct 1875  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Oct 1965  Alameda Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Female
    Hattie B. EVANS

    Born  25 Sep 1877   
    Died  17 Jul 1879   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    H. R. EVANS

    Born  29 Nov 1878  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Female
    Anna B. EVANS

    Born  Feb 1881  West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Walter D. BARTEL | F48868 
    Married     

  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census, Harrison Co, WV (Union District), enumerated on Aug 18/19 1870:
      George W. Evans, 25, farmer, value of real estate $6,110, value of personal estate $190; Mary J, 26; Creed, 10 months.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumeraed on Jun 11 1880:
      Geo. W. Evans, 34, farmer; wife M. J., 36; son Creed, 10; son Willie, 6; son Oddie, 4; dau H. R, 1 (corrected from 2).

      1910 Census, Multnomah Co, Oregon (City of Portland), enumerated on Apr 22 1910:
      George W. Evans, 64, b. Pa, plumber, married 41 yrs (1st marriage); wife Mary J, 64, b. WVa, married 41 yrs (1st marriage), mother of 7 children (5 still living).

      Local news item, "West Union Herald," Thursday, Oct 28 1915, in its entirety:
      "From a letter received by Judge Farr, it is learned that George W. Evans, who once lived here and was Constable and town Sergeant, with his wife are now living at a Soldiers home near San Francisco, Cal., two of their children live in that city, and three of them live in Oregon."
      (NOTE: The location of the Soldiers Home was actually in Sawtelle, near Los Angeles.)

      1930 Census, Multnomah Co, Oregon (City of Portland), enumerated on Apr 11 1930:
      Walter D. Bartel, 47, b. Oregon, plumber in plumbing shop, age 23 at time of first marriage; wife Anna B, 49, b. WVa, age 25 at first marriage; son Robert A, 22, b. Oregon, single, radio salesman; son Creed J, 20, b. Oregon, single, mechanic for automobile company; son Walter A, 8, b. California; mother-in-law Mary J. Eavans, 86, b. WVa, widowed, age 24 at first marriage. [2, 3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, MR p. 55, Line 117 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=253732&Type=Marriage.

    2. [S1372] Obituary of wife's brother.

    3. [S1599] Birth record of son.