Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Isaiah WELCH

Male 1792 - 1860  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name Isaiah WELCH 
    Born CA 1792  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 22 Aug 1860  [2
    Cause: cancer of right cheek 
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I20594  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2017 

    Father John WELCH 
    Mother Rachel ___ 
    Family ID F48959  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rachel INGRAM,   b. CA 1794, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Bond 27 Aug 1811  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 29 Aug 1811  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Barbour Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Sep 18 1850:
      Isaiah Welch, 58, farmer, value of real estate $3,000; Rachel, 56, cannot read/write; Benjamin, 19; Prudence, 16; Rachel, 14; Isaiah, 12; Mary Clevenger, 27, cannot read/write; Charles Clevenger, 3. All born in Virginia.
      (NOTE: Mary (Welch) Clevenger, a daughter of Isaiah and Rachel, married Charles B. Clevenger in 1840. He had presumably died prior to this census. Mary subsequently married Ephraim Bee in 1853.)

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jun 2 1860:
      Isaiah Welch, 68, b. Va, farmer, value of real estate $300, value of personal estate $20.
    Children 
    +1. James WELCH,   b. Jan 1815, Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1865, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
    +2. Edith WELCH,   b. CA 1820, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Mary Melissa "Polly" WELCH,   b. 2 Dec 1823, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1905, Joy (Cabin Run), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Ephraim WELCH,   b. CA 1828, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Benjamin WELCH,   b. CA 1833, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Loman WELCH,   b. Nov 1833,   d. 28 May 1909, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    +7. Rachel Jane WELCH,   b. 27 Dec 1835, Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1925, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Documents
    20594_IsaiahWelch_RachelIngram_MarriageBond_HarrisonCoVa_28Aug1811.jpg
    20594_IsaiahWelch_RachelIngram_MarriageBond_HarrisonCoVa_28Aug1811.jpg
    Family ID F7586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2191] 1850 Census, Barbour County, (W)VA.

    2. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    3. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=22103&Type=Marriage.

    4. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV.