Doddridge County Roots

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Absalom A. ARNETT

Male 1842 - 1918  (76 years)


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  • Name Absalom A. ARNETT 
    Born 18 Mar 1842  Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Military From 1862 to 1865  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Pvt, Co H, 14th W.Va. Inf, Civil War 
    Census 1870  Ellsworth District, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880, 1900, 1910  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation farmer  [2, 9
    Medical Condition rheumatism since 1864  [5
    Died 1 Aug 1918  Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    Buried Archbold Cemetery, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Notes 
    • Local news item, "West Union Herald," Thursday, October 22, 1914:
      "J. H. Hardesty and A. A. Arnett, two veterans of the war of 61, were circulating among their friends here this week."
    Person ID I61510  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2017 

    Father John ARNETT,   d. 1852, Marion Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ruth NEPTUNE,   b. 10 Jun 1807, Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1885, Rymer, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Family ID F56771  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann STEVENS,   b. May 1846, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909  (Age ~ 62 years)  [11
    Married CA 1865  [2
    Children 
     1. Ulysses Grant ARNETT,   b. 25 May 1866, Marion, Wetzel Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1933, Fairmont, Marion Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Simeon Elsworth ARNETT,   b. 27 Jul 1868, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1959, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Margaret Ruth ARNETT,   b. 17 Apr 1870, Kincheloe (Jane Lew), Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1948, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Elizabeth O. ARNETT,   b. 17 Oct 1872, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1899, Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. Clara Belle ARNETT,   b. 3 Jan 1875, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1951, Avondale (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. M. L. ARNETT,   b. CA 1878
     7. Carrie Myrtle ARNETT,   b. 29 Jun 1880,   d. 25 May 1959, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     8. Bertha E. ARNETT,   b. Feb 1885
     9. Delbert L. ARNETT,   b. CA 1887, Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1895, Morgansville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 8 years)
     10. Ira Thomas ARNETT,   b. 12 May 1892,   d. 12 Apr 1914, Industrial, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Family ID F25549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Aug 1918 - Smithton (now Smithburg), Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Archbold Cemetery, Smithburg, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).

    2. [S1998] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

    3. [S638] Headstone (year only).

    4. [S934] Findagrave.com.

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

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

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

    8. [S691] West Union Herald, 10/22/1914.

    9. [S2032] 1910 Census, Doddridge County, WV (West Union District).

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

    11. [S1604] Death record of son.