Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Alfred C. HOLMES / Eliza W. HOLT (F7962)

m. 16 Sep 1858


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  • Father | Male
    Alfred C. HOLMES

    Born  24 Aug 1834  Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Oct 1910   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  16 Sep 1858  [1]  Gilmer Co, (W)VA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Nathaniel HOLMES | F29054 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Sabina ___ | F29054 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Eliza W. HOLT

    Born  30 Sep 1835  Gilmer Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Apr 1909  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Fletcher W. HOLT | F23421 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rebecca Cline S. BENNETT | F23421 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Gertrude Landrum HOLMES

    Born  CA 1858  Gilmer Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Aug 1914  Athens, Athens Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John J. INGLE, Jr. | F7954 
    Married  31 Oct 1878  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Ida May HOLMES

    Born  4 Sep 1860  Glenville, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Jul 1925  Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (IOOF section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Alton POWELL | F7968 
    Married  25 Feb 1884  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Lillie D. HOLMES

    Born  18 Jul 1866   
    Died  17 Nov 1873   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Alice Cary HOLMES

    Born  17 Oct 1869   
    Died  27 Oct 1873   
    Buried    Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District, Town of West Union), enumerated on Jun 1 1900:
      Alfred C. Holmes, 65, b. Aug 1834, farmer, married 42 yrs; wife Eliza W, 64, b. Sep 1835, married 42 yrs, mother of 4 children (2 still living); dau Gertrude L. Inglgle (sic, should be Ingle), 40, b. Oct 1859, married 18 yrs, mother of 6 children (4 still living); granddau Josephine L. Inglgle (sic, should be Josephine M. Ingle), 20, b. Aug 1879, single, at school; grandson Perry J. Inglgle (sic), 8, b. Jul 1891; boarder Duncan Holmes, 22, b. Mar 1878, single, typesetter. All born in West Virginia.

      1910 Census, Morgan Co, Ohio (Village of Malta), enumerated on May 7 1910 at 232 High Street:
      Rebecca R. Hoops, 62, b. Va. (father b. Pa, mother b. Va.), widowed, no children; brother-in-law Alfred C. Holmes, 75, b. Va. (both parents b. Pa.), widowed; niece Gertrude L. Engle (sic), 50, b. Va. (both parents b. Va.), divorced, mother of 6 children (3 still living); nephew Perley J. Engle, 18, b. Va. (both parents b. Va.), single; grandniece Gertrude L. Noble, 4, b. Va. (both parents b. Va.) [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1889] Gilmer County Marriage Records, Glenville, WV, MR p. 6, Line 2 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12048&Type=Marriage.

    2. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.