Doddridge County Roots

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Luella ADAMS

Female 1872 - 1949  (77 years)


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  • Name Luella ADAMS 
    Census 1880, 1900, 10, 30  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 1 Feb 1872  Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 15 Apr 1949  Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Obituary of Luella Adams Gaston states that she died at her home in Oxford after an illness of 18 months. No death record found for her in Doddridge County, but Lewis County death records (DR 7-132) show that her death occurred in Lewis County, so obituary was in error.
    Buried South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I1418  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2017 

    Father Joshua A. ADAMS,   b. 4 Jul 1835, Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1911, Harrisville, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth WOOFTER,   b. 10 Aug 1850, Ritchie Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1921, Harrisville, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1870  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5612  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marion Oscar GASTON,   b. 25 Aug 1866, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1956, Camp Run, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 25 Aug 1897  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Amy Mae GASTON,   b. 21 May 1898, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1998, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     2. Alpha Lee GASTON,   b. 3 Feb 1900, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1974, Troy, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Orley Carson GASTON,   b. 18 Mar 1902, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1973, Akron, Summit Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Velma GASTON,   b. 19 Jan 1904, Camp Run, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1994, Harrisville, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     5. Gail Adams GASTON,   b. 30 Oct 1905, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1951, Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Photos
    1397_GASTON_MarionOscar_LuellaAdams_SouthForkBaptChrchCem_Oxford_DoddridgeCoWV.jpg
    1397_GASTON_MarionOscar_LuellaAdams_SouthForkBaptChrchCem_Oxford_DoddridgeCoWV.jpg
    Family ID F460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Feb 1872 - Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Luella Adams Gaston
    Luella Adams Gaston

    Documents
    1418_GASTON_LuellaAdams_1872-1949_Obit.jpg
    1418_GASTON_LuellaAdams_1872-1949_Obit.jpg
    1418_GASTON_LuellaAdams_1872-1949_DeathCertificate.jpg
    1418_GASTON_LuellaAdams_1872-1949_DeathCertificate.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1553] Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV, BR Bk 1, p. 53.
      Identified as Lievetta Adams, b. Feb 1 1872, dau of Joshna [sic] & Sarah Elizabeth Adams. Informant: Joshna Adams. She seems to have adopted the name "Luella" early, as no other reference to her by the name Lievetta has been found.

    2. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).

    3. [S1631] Lewis County Death Records, Weston, WV, DR Bk 7, p. 132.

    4. [S14] Obituary.

    5. [S5] Headstone.

    6. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).

    7. [S110] Obituary of husband.