Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Martha A. STOUT

Female 1817 - 1893  (76 years)


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  • Name Martha A. STOUT 
    Born 19 Feb 1817  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Doddridge 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 
    Census 1870, 1880  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Aug 1893  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause: dropsy of the heart 
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I39150  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2015 

    Family Aaron GARRISON,   b. 6 Sep 1809, Greene Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1890, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1834  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • 1850 Census, Wood County, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jul 30 1850:
      Arron Garrison, 41, tailor; Martha, 34; John, 14; Nath'l, 12; Eliza, 10; Agnes, 7; Thomas, 5; Margaret, 1; Eliza Lawson, 20. All born in Virginia except Arron, born in Pennsylvania.

      1860 Census, Doddridge Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Jul 23 1860:
      Aaron Garrison, 50, tailor; Martha, 43, unable to read or write; Eliza, 19; Agne, 16; Thos., 14; Margret, 11; Mary E, 7; Samuel E, 4; Josiah B, 1. All born in Virginia except Aaron, born in Pennsylvania.

      1870 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union Twp, Town of West Union), enumerated on Jun 8 1870:
      Aaron Garrison, 60, tailor; Martha, 58; Margret E, 20; Mary E, 16; Saml A, 14; Benj, 11; not named (female), 25 (or 35?) days, born in May.

      1880 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (West Union District), enumerated on Jun 2 1880:
      Aaron Garrison, 70, tailor; wife M, 63; son Elbert, 24, single; son Benj, 21, single.

      Local news item, "West Union Record," Thursday, May 25 1916, in its entirety:
      "Aaron Garrison deserves great credit for his attention to the too much neglected cemetery. His labors demand something more than commendation." [7]
    Children 
     1. John E. GARRISON,   b. 30 Nov 1835, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1857, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    +2. Nathaniel GARRISON,   b. 11 Dec 1837,   d. 21 Oct 1917, Belmont, Pleasants Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Eliza L. N. GARRISON,   b. 25 Jan 1840, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1924, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +4. Agnes Stevenson GARRISON,   b. 14 May 1844, Pleasants Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1886  (Age 41 years)
     5. Thomas M. GARRISON,   b. 28 Oct 1845, Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1865, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    +6. Margaret E. GARRISON,   b. 22 Aug 1849, Pleasants Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1896  (Age 47 years)
    +7. Mary Ellen GARRISON,   b. 7 Nov 1853, Pleasants Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1887, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     8. Samuel Elbert GARRISON,   b. 1856,   d. 1914  (Age 58 years)
     9. Josiah Benjamin GARRISON,   b. 5 Dec 1858,   d. 6 Aug 1884  (Age 25 years)
    Family ID F18866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: dropsy of the heart - 1 Aug 1893 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    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. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV.

    3. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    4. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).

    5. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    6. [S1907] One World Tree, www.ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com).

    7. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.