Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Henry C. FOLEY

Male 1848 - 1898  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Henry C. FOLEY 
    Born CA 1848  Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850, 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1870  [2
    dry goods merchant 
    Census 1880  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1880  [3
    huckster 
    Occupation 1885  [4, 5
    merchant 
    Died 7 Jul 1898  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • From an article titled "News of the Week 37 Years Ago" in the "West Union Record" of June 8 1916, in its entirety:
      "H. C. Foley started for Philadelphia last Monday, where he will lay in a new stock of goods for his store, to be opened soon at Shirley."
    Person ID I47229  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2015 

    Father James Arthur FOLEY,   b. 1812, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Tabitha J. B. HARNESS,   b. Mar 1819,   d. 1901  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1846  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha J. "Mattie" SPURR,   b. Apr 1849, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. William Bruce FOLEY,   b. 29 Dec 1869, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1953, Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Edna C. FOLEY,   b. CA 1876, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1912, Fort Wayne, Allen Co, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     3. Chart FOLEY,   b. 27 Sep 1885, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1887  (Age 2 years)
     4. Chancy FOLEY,   b. 27 Sep 1885, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1885, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F33588  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    2. [S1999] 1870 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union Twp).

    3. [S2148] 1880 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    4. [S1599] Birth record of son.

    5. [S1592] Birth record of daughter.

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