Doddridge County Roots

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Joseph COSTILOW

Joseph COSTILOW

Male 1833 - 1909  (76 years)

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  • Name Joseph COSTILOW 
    Born 23 Apr 1833  Harrison Co, VA (now Barbour Co, WV) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Age in death record calculates to a birth date of Apr 25 1832. But birth date given on headstone is Apr 23 1833, and 1900 Census also shows it as Apr 1833.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Barbour Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1859  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military From 14 Aug 1862 to 25 Jul 1865  [4, 5, 6
    Pvt, Btry F & A, 1st W.Va. Lt. Arty, Civil War 
    Census 1870, 1880, 1900  Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [2, 7
    Died 15 Aug 1909  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Shirley, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Headstone has his birth date, but no death date. His two wives are buried in the same cemetery.
    Person ID I55396  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 1 May 2018 

    Father Christopher COSTILOW,   b. 1805, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1859  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Mary REEDER,   b. 1807, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1890  (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F17551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Malinda G. SANDY,   b. CA 1842, Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1878, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)  [9, 10
    Married 24 Mar 1859  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca S. COSTILOW,   b. Apr 1857, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Mary Elizabeth COSTILOW,   b. 17 Feb 1862, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1929, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Alice COSTILOW,   b. CA 1867
     4. Emeline "Emma" COSTILOW,   b. CA 1869, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. James COSTILOW,   b. 28 Sep 1872, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1943, Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Joseph A. COSTILOW,   b. CA 1877, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F22938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth E. ROSS,   b. 19 Mar 1834, Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1908  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1879  Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F38433  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Cemetery, Shirley, Tyler Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S2093] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Grant District).

    3. [S2293] Tyler County Marriage Records, Middlebourne, WV.

    4. [S2605] U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 [database online], (National Park Service , Ancestry.com).

    5. [S2619] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    6. [S2222] 1890 Veterans Schedules [database online], (Ancestry.com and National Archives & Records Administration).

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

    8. [S2336] Tyler County West Virginia Cemeteries (website), Gary Patterson, (http://myplace.frontier.com/~garyepatterson/cemidx.htm).

    9. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.

    10. [S1590] Death record of daughter.

    11. [S2277] Barbour County Marriage Records, Philippi, WV.