Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Robert A. JEFFREY

Male 1828 - 1873  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name Robert A. JEFFREY 
    Born CA 1828  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Age 46y 3m 1d on headstone calculates to a birth date of Oct 4 1826, which conflicts with the May 1826 birth date of his brother James. Robert's age in both the 1850 Census and his marriage record put his birth in about 1828.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1863  [2
    merchant 
    Residence 1863  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1870  Chase Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1870  [3
    store keeper 
    Died 5 Jan 1873  [4
    Buried Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I99614  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 4 May 2016 

    Father Joseph JEFFREY, Jr.,   b. 8 Jun 1794, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1874, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Tacy DAVIS,   b. 25 Jun 1801, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1872, West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1817  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amanda S. LEWIN,   b. 5 Aug 1842, Warren Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1867  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1863  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Orlando JEFFREY,   b. 31 Jan 1865,   d. 16 Jan 1942  (Age 76 years)
     2. Flaura JEFFREY,   b. Apr 1867,   d. 21 Sep 1867  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F44468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blockhouse Hill Cemetery (old SDB section), West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S941] 1850 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    2. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV.

    3. [S1972] 1870 Census.

    4. [S5] Headstone.

    5. [S92] Doddridge County Cemeteries, Vol. IV, Donald Edward Ramage (1934-2016), (4117 Almaville Rd, Smyna TN 37167).

    6. [S1554] Doddridge County Marriage Records, West Union, WV, MR p. 146, line 1 : www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11791644&Type=Marriage.
      Identified as Robert A. Jeffrey, single, 35, b. Harrison Co, res. Doddridge Co, son of Joseph & Tacy Jeffrey, occupation merchant; and Amanda S. (or A. ?) Lewin, single, 21, b. Warren Co Va, res. Doddridge Co, dau of Wm. M. & Eliza A. Lewin. Married Nov 10 1863 in Doddridge County.