Doddridge County Roots

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John Anderson FORD

Male 1870 - 1916  (45 years)


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  • Name John Anderson FORD 
    Born 13 Sep 1870  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Birth date given in 1900 Census as Sep 1871.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880, 1900, 1910  New Milton District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [4, 5
    Died 16 Apr 1916  Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6, 7
    Cause: appendicitis, peritonitis 
    Buried Middle Island 7th Day Bapt Cem, Sugar Camp, New Milton, Doddridge Co WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Notes 
    • Local news item in the "New Milton News" column of the "West Union Herald," Thursday, Sep 7 1916, in its entirety:
      "The W.O.W. held memorial and unveiling services at the cemetery of Sugar Camp on Sunday in memory of John A. Ford."
    Person ID I48760  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 8 May 2018 

    Father Stephen J. FORD,   b. Jul 1845,   d. 12 Mar 1931, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother Sophia O. POLAN,   b. 29 Dec 1843,   d. 21 Aug 1900  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1867  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gracie Bell DAVIS,   b. 1881,   d. 23 Mar 1966, Weston, Lewis Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [10
    Married 25 Dec 1901  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11
    Count of Children 0   [5
    Family ID F20063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: appendicitis, peritonitis - 16 Apr 1916 - Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Middle Island 7th Day Bapt Cem, Sugar Camp, New Milton, Doddridge Co WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    48760_FORD_John_TakenToHospital_Appendicitis_WestUnionRecord_13Apr1916.jpg
    48760_FORD_John_TakenToHospital_Appendicitis_WestUnionRecord_13Apr1916.jpg
    48760_FORD_JohnAnderson_1870-1916_Obit_DoddridgeCoRepublican.jpg
    48760_FORD_JohnAnderson_1870-1916_Obit_DoddridgeCoRepublican.jpg
    48760_FORD_John_DeathCertificate_16Apr1916.jpg
    48760_FORD_John_DeathCertificate_16Apr1916.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S14] Obituary.

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

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

    5. [S2109] 1910 Census, Doddridge County, WV (New Milton District).

    6. [S1697] Obituary - St. Joseph's Hospital.

    7. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 119.

    8. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 116.

    9. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    10. [S1967] Record of wife's remarriage.

    11. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 115.