Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Franklin Sylvanus SWIGER / Theodosia Verna HARBERT (F16222)

m. 2 Sep 1883


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  • Father | Male
    Franklin Sylvanus SWIGER

    Born  22 Apr 1862  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Dec 1927  McClellan District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  2 Sep 1883  [1]  Doddridge Co, WV  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Jessie SWIGER | F34308 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Ann LYONS | F34308 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Theodosia Verna HARBERT

    Born  22 Mar 1864  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jan 1901   
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Samuel Franklin HARBERT | F35557 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Phebe ASHCRAFT | F35557 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Archie Clinton SWIGER

    Born  15 Aug 1884  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Mar 1952  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    IOOF Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Olive Lucretia VINCENT | F24216 
    Married  21 Jan 1906  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Clara Athilla SWIGER

    Born  7 Mar 1887  Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Dec 1975   
    Buried    Penn Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon Twp, Westmoreland Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rollin Percil SHULTZ | F48548 
    Married  26 Jun 1910  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Bert MOONEY | F48549 
    Married     
    Spouse  Donald DAVIS | F48550 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Ocie McDowell SWIGER

    Born  19 Nov 1888  Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Jan 1964  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lakie HOLMAN | F48551 
    Married  16 Apr 1910  New Martinsville, Wetzel Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Maude BAKER | F48552 
    Married  21 Aug 1920  Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Rosco Berlin SWIGER

    Born  16 Apr 1890   
    Died  2 Dec 1918  Rosebud, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Minnie Adeline SHIELDS | F48553 
    Married  16 Oct 1909  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Leland Levander SWIGER

    Born  13 Jan 1893  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Nov 1972   
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rhoda Pearl FRUM | F53324 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Harley Vandora SWIGER

    Born  3 Jun 1895  Center Point, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Jan 1971  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lions Cemetery, Wallace, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Norma ASHCRAFT | F48547 
    Married  11 Oct 1924  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (McClellan District), enumerated on Jun 9 1900:
      Franklin S. Swiger, 38, b. Apr 1862, farmer, married 16 yrs; wife Theodocia, 36, b. Mar 1864, married 16 yrs, mother of 7 children (all still living); son Archa C, 15, b. Aug 1884, farm laborer; dau Clara A, 13, b. Mar 1887; son Oly M, 11, b. Nov 1888; son Rosco B, 9, b. Aug 1890; son Leland L, 7, b. Jan 1893; son Harley V, 4, b. Jun 1895; dau Ollie O, 2, b. Jun 1897.

      Item in "Doddridge County Republican," Thursday, March 18 1915, in its entirety:
      "To whom it may concern: All persons are notified that I will not be responsible for any debt contracted by my daughter, Ollie Odell Swiger. Given under my hand this the 5th day of Feb, 1915. F. S. Swiger."

    Married:
    • at S. F. Harberts

  • Sources 
    1. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.