Doddridge County Roots

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Family: Moses JENNINGS / Rhoda Ann HARTZELL (F23862)



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  • Moses JENNINGSFather | Male
    Moses JENNINGS

    Born  27 May 1817  Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Nov 1876  Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oakland Cemetery, Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Rhoda Ann HARTZELLMother | Female
    Rhoda Ann HARTZELL

    Born  30 Jun 1820  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Dec 1886   
    Buried    Oakland Cemetery, Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Alfred N. JENNINGSChild 1 | Male
    Alfred N. JENNINGS

    Born  28 Jan 1838  Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 May 1884   
    Buried  (OLD SECTION)  Randolph Cemetery, Rt 18 South, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Virginia F. RANDOLPH | F23861 
    Married  5 Jun 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Hiram JENNINGSChild 2 | Male
    Hiram JENNINGS

    Born  21 Feb 1840  Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Mar 1901  St. Louis, MO 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  Emily DAVIS | F33577 
    Married  5 Jun 1860  West Union, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Huldah JENNINGSChild 3 | Female
    Huldah JENNINGS

    Born  1842   
    Died  15 May 1845   
    Buried    Crossroads Cemetery, Confluence, Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Sarah A. JENNINGSChild 4 | Female
    Sarah A. JENNINGS

    Born  Nov 1845  Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Jan 1923  Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Grafton, Taylor Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Samuel P. MCCORMICK | F33579 
    Married  9 Jun 1868  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Walter Bryan JENNINGSChild 5 | Male
    Walter Bryan JENNINGS

    Born  27 Mar 1847  Fayette Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Mar 1932  Alameda Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Hattie M. ___ | F52693 
    Married     
    Spouse  Amy D. ___ | F52694 
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    Howard Pet JENNINGSChild 6 | Male
    Howard Pet JENNINGS

    Born  21 Oct 1849  Somerset, Somerset Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Oct 1939  Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oakland Cemetery, Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Virginia "Mollie" BASSETT | F44470 
    Married  1876  Monroe Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location

    David JENNINGSChild 7 | Male
    David JENNINGS

    Born  8 Mar 1854  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Mar 1855   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Augustus P. JENNINGSChild 8 | Male
    Augustus P. JENNINGS

    Born  26 Dec 1859  West Union, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Jan 1920  Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oakland Cemetery, Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Somerset Co, Pennsylvania (Addison Twp), enumerated on Aug 1 1850:
      Moses Jennings, 33, farmer, value of real estate $5,000; Rhoda A, 30; Alfred, 11; Hiram, 9; Sarah A, 5; Walter, 3; Howard, 9 months; Albert Cook, 26, carpenter. All born in Pennsylvania.

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), West Union Post Office, enumerated on Jul 20 1860:
      Moses Jennings, 43, merchant & farmer, value of real estate $8,000, value of personal estate $5,000; Rhoda A, 37; Alfred, 22; Hiram, 20; Sarah, 16; Walter, 12; Howard, 10; Augustus P, 6 months. All born in Pennsylvania except Augustus, born in Virginia.
      (Note: Sons Alfred and Hiram were married in June 1860, and the census form does have a checkmark for them in the column "Married within the year." Nonetheless, the reason for them being listed with their parental family and without their wives is not known.)

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union Twp, Borough of West Union), enumerated on Jun 7 1870:
      Moses Jennings, 52, merchant of dry goods & groceries, value of real estate $15,000, value of personal estate $10,000; Rhoda A, 49; Walter B, 22, lumberman; Howard, 20, store clerk; Augustus P, 10; Gemima Goodwin, 29, white female, domestic servant; John W. (or M) Goodwin, 6.

      1880 Census, Randolph Co, Missouri (City of Moberly), enumerated on Jun 9 1880 at 259 Culp Street:
      Rodann Jennings, 59, b. Pa. (both parents b. Pa.), widowed; son Augustus, 20, b. Va. (both parents b. Pa.), no occupation; servant Julia Miller, 30, black female, b. Missouri; Christenia Miller, 3, black female. b. Missouri. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1567] Marriage record of son.