Doddridge County Roots

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William Lantz NETZER

Male 1862 - 1957  (94 years)


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  • Name William Lantz NETZER 
    Born 20 Aug 1862  Greene Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Wayne Twp, Greene Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  West Union District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1886  Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1900  Central District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1900  [2
    farmer 
    Occupation 1910  [5
    farm manager 
    Census 1910, 1920, 1920  Sanger, Fresno Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 28 Apr 1957  Fresno Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Fresno Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I79825  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2018 

    Father Jacob S. NETZER,   b. 9 Jul 1838, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1925, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Nancy Jane DYE,   b. 1843, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1877, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Family ID F5037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada Lee "Addie" CONAWAY,   b. 22 May 1870, Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1958, Stanislaus Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1886  Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1900 Census, Doddridge Co, WV (Central District), enumerated on Jun 20 1900:
      William L. Netzer, 37, b. Aug 1862, farmer, married 13 yrs; wife Ada L, 28, b. May 1872, mother of 3 children (all still living); son Sherman A, 12, b. Apr 1888; son William L, 9, b. Jan 1891; son Franklin V, 5, b. Dec 1894; father-in-law Alpheus Conoway, 74, b. Feb 1826, single. All born in West Virginia except the elder William, born in Pennsylvania.

      1910 Census, Fresno County, California (town of Sanger), enumerated on Apr 22 1910:
      Wm L Netzer, 47, farm manager, married 23 yrs; wife Addie, 39, mother of 4 children (all still livng); son Sherman, 21, teamster on home farm, single; son Lee, 19, farm laborer, single; son Frank, 15; dau Vaud, 7; aunt Cornelia Smith, 51, widowed, mother of 5 children (2 still living). All born in West Virginia except William, born in Pennsylvania.
    Children 
     1. Sherman Alpheus NETZER,   b. 23 Apr 1888, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1969, Alameda Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. William Lee NETZER,   b. 17 Jan 1891, Central Station, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1918, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     3. Frank Vance NETZER,   b. 29 Dec 1894, Arnolds Creek (West Union), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1995  (Age 100 years)
     4. Vaude Twyla NETZER,   b. 26 Apr 1902, Central District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F34135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Wayne Twp, Greene Co, PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910, 1920, 1920 - Sanger, Fresno Co, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Fresno Co, CA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1834] California Death Index, 1940-1997 (online), (Ancestry.com and California Dept of Health Svcs, Center for Health Statistics).

    2. [S2024] 1900 Census, Doddridge County, WV (Central District).

    3. [S5] Headstone.

    4. [S2293] Tyler County Marriage Records, Middlebourne, WV, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12040539&Type=Marriage.

    5. [S1813] 1910 Census.

    6. [S934] Findagrave.com.