Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: William Ralph WOOFTER / Ellen Jane PLAUGER (F17357)  [1, 2

m. 10 Oct 1897


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  • Father | Male
    William Ralph WOOFTER

    Born  31 Aug 1875  Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Aug 1904  Grove, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  10 Oct 1897  [3]  Doddridge Co, WV  [3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Isaac Newton WOOFTER | F30774 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Eliza Jane MCCLUSTER | F30774 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Ellen Jane PLAUGER

    Born  17 Feb 1873  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Jul 1947   
    Buried    South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Philip M. PLAUGER | F30293 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sarah C. DAVIS | F30293 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Bessie Gay WOOFTER

    Born  9 Mar 1899  Grove, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Jun 1996  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Masonic Memorial Park Cemetery, Crystal Lake (West Union), WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Smith Cyrus KNIGHT | F9188 
    Married  12 Sep 1920  Oakland, Garrett Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S1564] Obituary of daughter.

    3. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).
      Identified as W. R. Woofter, 22, b. Lewis Co, res. Doddridge Co; and E. J. Plauger, 22, b. Harrison Co, res. Doddridge Co. Married Oct 10 1897.