Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Margaret E. GARRISON

Female 1849 - 1896  (47 years)


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  • Name Margaret E. GARRISON 
    Born 22 Aug 1849  Pleasants Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1850  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Clay District, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Dec 1896  [1
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I97260  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2015 

    Father Aaron GARRISON,   b. 6 Sep 1809, Greene Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1890, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Martha A. STOUT,   b. 19 Feb 1817, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1893, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1834  Tyler Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Wesley RILEY,   b. CA 1854, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Jun 1873  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • 1880 Census, Ritchie Co, WV (Clay District), enumerated on Jun 14 1880:
      Wesley Riley, 26, b. Ohio (both parents b. Maryland), farmer; wife Margaret, 28, b. Va; dau Atha, 6.
    Children 
    +1. Atha RILEY,   b. 12 Mar 1876, Pennsboro, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1914, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    Family ID F32359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Charles Wesley WILLIAMS,   b. CA 1856, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1884  West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F32541  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1884 - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Documents
    70088_CharlesWWilliams_MargaretGarrisonRiley_MarriageRecord_30Mar1884.jpg
    70088_CharlesWWilliams_MargaretGarrisonRiley_MarriageRecord_30Mar1884.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    3. [S1793] West Union WV Cemeteries (Doddridge County), (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (July 1990)).

    4. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 196 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11791487&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Wesley Riley, 19, b. Tuskaroy Co Va, res. Ritchie Co, son of (blank); and Margaret E. Garrison, 22, b. Pleasants Co, res. Doddridge Co, dau of (blank). Married Jun 16 1873 in Doddridge County. (Note: There is no county in Virginia with a name similar to Tuskaroy. It is possible that the location intended was Tuscarawas Co, Ohio.)

    5. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 286 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11790461&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Charles W. Williams, age 29 as of Aug 20 1883, b. & res. in Doddridge Co; and Margaret Riley (name also given as Mrs. Margaret Garrison), age (not given), b. Wood Co, res. Doddridge Co. Married Mar 30 1884 in West Union by R. B. Ward, a Minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Informants for marriage license: Aaron Garrison & Chas. W. Williams.