Doddridge County Roots

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Belva May NICHOLSON

Female 1901 - 1979  (77 years)


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  • Name Belva May NICHOLSON 
    Born 5 Apr 1901  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Birth date given in 1935 marriage record as Apr 5 1907, age 28. But birth record shows it as Apr 5 1901, and date on headstone is also 1901.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Greenbrier District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1935  Nutter Fort, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1940  Greenbrier District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Jan 1979  [2, 3
    Buried Union Mission (Sunrise) Cemetery, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I57081  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2015 

    Father Lloyd Edgar NICHOLSON,   b. 25 Sep 1877,   d. 21 Feb 1950, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary Catherine DENNISON,   b. 25 Oct 1878,   d. 11 Aug 1951, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 3 May 1896  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Vearl Edward "Newt" NICHOLSON,   b. 26 Mar 1923, Miletus (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 2011, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family ID F42776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Leo Darrel CUMBERLEDGE,   b. 28 Apr 1916, Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1985, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [2
    Married 3 Oct 1935  Homeland (Flemington), Taylor Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. James Lee "Jimmie Lee" CUMBERLEDGE,   b. 9 Mar 1932, Miletus (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 2014, San Mateo, Putnam Co, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Darrel Lee CUMBERLEDGE,   b. 2 Mar 1939, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1939, Miletus (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Leonard Dale CUMBERLEDGE,   b. 9 Jul 1940, Miletus (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1940, Miletus (Salem), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F23625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Nutter Fort, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Mission (Sunrise) Cemetery, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1553] Doddridge County Birth Records, West Union, WV.

    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 >), p. 231.

    3. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    4. [S1654] Harrison County Marriage Records, Clarksburg, WV.

    5. [S2550] Doddridge County Cemeteries, Vol. I, Donald Edward Ramage (1934-2016), (4117 Almaville Rd, Smyna TN 37167 (1988, rev. 1999)).

    6. [S934] Findagrave.com.