Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Benjamin THARP / Elizabeth MAXSON (F19341)

m. CA 1788


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin THARP

    Born  1765  New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Apr 1804  Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  CA 1788  [1]   
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Elizabeth MAXSON

    Born  CA 1770  Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1811  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  Enoch MOORE | F19342 
    Married  20 Jul 1807  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Zebulon MAXSON | F15043 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Experience DAVIS | F15043 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Susannah THARP

    Born  CA 1790  Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1869  Auburn, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elisha HALL | F24433 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Female
    Experience THARP

    Born  9 Nov 1790  Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Jan 1866  Rock Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Johnson "Rock Run Billy" DAVIS | F17639 
    Married  16 Apr 1810  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Hezekiah D. THARP

    Born  CA 1792  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Aug 1867  Van Buren Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Huldah COX | F56956 
    Married  1 Jun 1817  Lewis Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Bethia THARP

    Born  1798  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1860  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bethel Baptist Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jonathan Lambert DAVIS | F56208 
    Married  27 Nov 1816   

    Child 5 | Female
    Nancy THARP

    Born  16 Mar 1800  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Jan 1881  Wapello Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Cuba Cemetery, Monroe Co, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Wilford DRUMMOND | F56144 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Timothy THARP

    Born  24 Jul 1802  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jul 1881   
    Buried    Auburn Community Cemetery, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah COX | F8901 
    Married  25 Dec 1823  Lewis Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • 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. 15.