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Myrtle Idell HUSK

Myrtle Idell HUSK

Female 1884 - 1977  (93 years)

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  • Name Myrtle Idell HUSK 
    Born 11 Feb 1884  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910, 1920, 1930  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1950  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Died Nov 1977  [1
    Person ID I1030  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 5 Sep 2022 

    Father William Wayne HUSK,   b. 10 Mar 1854, New Milton, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1917, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane FOX,   b. 21 Jul 1856, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1928, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 5 Mar 1882  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stephen Ellis CARPENTER,   b. 18 Nov 1855,   d. 23 Feb 1931, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1900  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1910 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Apr 15 1910 at Arnolds Creek Road:
      Stephen E. Carpenter, 55, farm laborer, married 10 yrs (2nd marriage); wife Myrtle I, 26, married 10 yrs (1st marriage), mother of 4 children (all still living); son Ellis H, 19, single; son Nesco A, 16; son John W, 8; dau Columbia M, 6; dau Cherlottie J, 3; dau Kelcy S, 8 months.

      1920 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated in Jan 1920:
      Stephen L. (sic) Carpenter, 63, farm laborer; wife Myrtle, 35; son John William, 18; dau Columbia, 16; dau Charlotte, 13; dau Sapphire, 10; son Lewis, 8; son Edward, 5; son Archie, 2; son Roscoe, 26, married; nephew Ananias, 45, single.

      1930 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Apr 4 1930:
      Stephen Carpenter, 74, age 38 at time of first marriage; wife Myrtle, 45, age 17 at time of first marriage; son Edward, 15; son Archie, 12; dau Edith, 10.

      1940 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated in Apr 1940 at Doe Run:
      Myrtle Carpenter, 56, widowed, occupation housework in private homes; son Edward, 25, single, new worker; son Archie, 22, single, truck driver for laundry company.
    Children 
     1. John William CARPENTER,   b. CA 1902,   d. Bef May 1989  (Age ~ 87 years)
     2. Columbia M. CARPENTER,   b. 14 Dec 1903, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1989, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Kelcie Sewphire CARPENTER,   b. 1 Sep 1909, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1985  (Age 75 years)
    +4. Lewis Solomon CARPENTER,   b. 29 Jan 1912, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1988, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Edward W. "Bull" CARPENTER,   b. 15 Nov 1915,   d. Jun 1984  (Age 68 years)
     6. Archie Woodrow CARPENTER,   b. 27 Jun 1917, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1944, Cisterna di Latina, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    +7. Edith Mae CARPENTER,   b. 11 May 1920, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1945, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Family ID F394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Doe Run (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1950 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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    999999_VeteransHonorWall_UBChurch_Dedication_WestUnionHerald_27Jul1944.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    2. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    3. [S1577] Obituary of sister.

    4. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 232.
      Identified as S. E. Carpenter, 43, b. Lewis Co, res. Doddridge Co; and Myrtle I. Husk, 16, b. & res. in Doddridge Co. Married Jul 19 1900 "at the Brides residence on Blue Stone."