Doddridge County Roots

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Friendly Warrington WILLIAMS

Male 1857 - 1940  (83 years)


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  • Name Friendly Warrington WILLIAMS 
    Born 19 Sep 1857  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870, 1880, 1900  Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In 1870, in household of John N. & Athalinda (Cottrell) Williams.
    Census 1910, 1920, 1930  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Sunnyside (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as an inmate at the Doddridge County Infirmary, supervised by Flossie (Griffin) Rhoads.
    Occupation farmer, farm laborer  [3, 4
    Died 1 Nov 1940  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I10660  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2020 

    Father Warington WILLIAMS,   b. CA 1799, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1867, Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Julia Ann PINNELL,   b. CA 1832, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1920, Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1856  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minerva VINCENT,   b. 1 Oct 1857, Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1931, Nutters Fork, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1881  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    +1. Aley Arthur WILLIAMS,   b. 7 May 1884, Poverty Run, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1968, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Vivian Franklin WILLIAMS,   b. 4 Apr 1886, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1959, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Peter Letcher WILLIAMS,   b. 26 May 1888, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1960, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +4. Rebecca J. "Becky" WILLIAMS,   b. Oct 1889,   d. Oct 1971  (Age ~ 82 years)
    +5. Ollie Agnes WILLIAMS,   b. Mar 1891,   d. 1920  (Age ~ 28 years)
    +6. Edna Lea WILLIAMS,   b. 12 Nov 1892,   d. Dec 1975  (Age 83 years)
    +7. Lewis Emmett WILLIAMS,   b. 29 Aug 1894, Knight, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1962, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +8. Lonnie Earl WILLIAMS,   b. 8 Mar 1897, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1988, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F3857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Sunnyside (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Big Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
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    10660_WILLIAMS_FriendW_1857-1940_Obit_WestUnionHerald_Thurs7Nov1940.jpg
    999999_DoddridgeCountyInfirmary-PoorFarm_1940Census_CentralDistrict-Sunnyside_20May1940.jpg
    999999_DoddridgeCountyInfirmary-PoorFarm_1940Census_CentralDistrict-Sunnyside_20May1940.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    2. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    3. [S2093] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Grant District).

    4. [S2032] 1910 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    5. [S14] Obituary.
      Headstone incorrectly shows death year as 1941. Obituary in the Thursday, Nov 7 1940 issue of the West Union Herald states that he died at the county home on Friday, Nov 1st.

    6. [S5] Headstone.

    7. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR Bk 2, p 74 www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11789828&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Friend W. Williams, age 24 as of Sep 19 1881, b. & res. in Doddridge Co; and Manerva Vincent, age 24 as of Oct 1 1881, b. in Marion Co, res. in Doddridge Co. Married Dec 25 1881 "at John Foxes Residence." Ceremony performed by Minister William Strickling at residence of John A. Fox, who, along with the groom, was a provider of information for the marriage record. (Note: Wife's obituary incorrectly states marriage date as Dec 25 1880.)