Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Esther F. RANDOLPH

Female 1810 - 1894  (83 years)


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  • Name Esther F. RANDOLPH 
    Born 31 Oct 1810  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In household of daughter and son-in-law, Emily & Hiram Jennings.
    Died 7 Feb 1894  [1, 3
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I49299  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2021 

    Father Jonathan Fitz RANDOLPH,   b. 20 Mar 1775, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1853, Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary DAVIS,   b. 31 Mar 1782, Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1862, Salem, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1798  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John S. DAVIS,   b. 10 Feb 1804, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1855  (Age 51 years)  [4
    Married 6 Apr 1827  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Mary Jane DAVIS,   b. 20 Nov 1829, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1903  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Lewis Townsend DAVIS,   b. 10 Jan 1833,   d. 8 Dec 1922  (Age 89 years)
     3. Caroline DAVIS,   b. 26 Sep 1835, Middle Island, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1853, Middle Island, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     4. Elizabeth DAVIS,   b. 18 Apr 1838,   d. 8 Nov 1852  (Age 14 years)
    +5. Emily DAVIS,   b. 12 Mar 1841, West Union, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1896, Moberly, Randolph Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     6. Sophronia DAVIS,   b. 4 Sep 1842,   d. 20 Nov 1852  (Age 10 years)
     7. Artilia DAVIS,   b. 21 Nov 1846,   d. 2 Dec 1852  (Age 6 years)
     8. Francis Grafton DAVIS,   b. 2 Dec 1848,   d. 3 Dec 1852  (Age 4 years)
     9. Harriet Virginia DAVIS,   b. 10 Aug 1851,   d. 23 Dec 1852  (Age 1 years)
     10. Lucy Maria DAVIS,   b. 29 Apr 1854,   d. 20 Sep 1857  (Age 3 years)
    Family ID F20307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William KENNEDY,   b. 1803, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1873  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F33023  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. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).

    2. [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 >).
      Birth date reported as Nov 10 1810 on p. 32, but as Oct 31 1810 on p. 56. "West Union WV Cemeteries," p. 41, reports birth date as Oct 31 1810.

    3. [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. 56.

    4. [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. 21.

    5. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 194, Line 7 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11791458&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as William Kennedy, widowed, 68, b. Pennsylvania, res. Harrison Co, son of James & Zura Kennedy; and Esther F. Davis, widowed, 62, b. Harrison Co, res. Doddridge Co, dau of Jonathan & Mary F. Randolph. Married Feb 26 1873 in Doddridge County, officiated by Henry J. Boatman.