William Brannon & Eliza Jane Brelsford

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Family Group Report

Husband

William Brannon

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Aug 1838 Maryland
Marriage about 1869  
Death 8 Feb 1917 Morgan, West Virginia  [ death-register page 11, line 37 ]
Burial Woodrow Church Cemetery, Morgan, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father  
his Mother  
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: "Old Age" (died at age 80)
Wife

Eliza Jane Brelsford

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Jan 1838 West Virginia
Death 1 Feb 1902 Hampshire, West Virginia  [ death-register page not numbered, line 9 ]
Burial  
her Father Thomas Brelsford (father's last-name spelling from Eliza's death-register record)
her Mother Elizabeth "Bettie" Walker (born in Loudon, VA - daughter of Spencer & Nancy Walker)
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Elizabeth Fanny Brannon
"Frances Elizabeth"
b 13 Dec 1869 Hampshire, WV  [ birth-register page 12, line 7 ]  
m 30 Aug 1893 Hampshire, WV  [ marriage-reg page 33, 5th record ] Uriah Offutt Sirbaugh
d      
2 M William Grant Brannon b Nov 1872 (birth mo/year from 1900 census)  
m 31 Jul 1898 Hampshire, WV  [ marriage-reg page 40, 37th record ] Margaret Elizabeth Kerns
d      
3 M Thomas Jackson Brannon b 22 Apr 1874 Hampshire, WV  (birth date/place from death-certificate) (sp. 1878-1921)
m     Sophronia Day
d 11 Nov 1954 Allegheny, PA  (death date/place from death-cert) <--bur: Sunset View Cem
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: William Brannon Spouse: Eliza Jane Brelsford
Date / Place of Birth: 1838  /  Maryland Date / Place of Birth: 1838  /  West Virginia
Date / Place of Death: 1917  /  Morgan, WV Date / Place of Death: 1902  /  Hampshire, WV
Marriage Date / Place: about 1869  /  
1850 ST VA COUNTY: Hampshire Twp District No. 24 Pg#   267
12-year-old Eliza J. Brelsford is with her parents, Thomas Brelsford (age 36) & Elizabeth (age 42).
Siblings: Martha E. (age 11), Caroline V. (age 9), and Thomas (age 5).
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Hampshire Twp Eastern District; PO: Bloomery Pg# no. 48
22-year-old Eliza J. Brelsford is with her parents, Thomas Brelsford (age 47 & Elizabeth (age 54).
Siblings: Caroline V. (age 18) and David T. (age 16)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire Twp Bloomery Township Pg# no. 28
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Brannon, William 29 MD Farm hand
", Eliza 28 VA Keeping house
", Fannie E. 6/12 WV  
Lines 16-18; Enum-Dwelling #206; Enum-Family #206
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:23; Bloomery District Pg# no. 18
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Brannon, Wm 43 MD MD-MD; married; Laborer
", Jane E. 42 VA VA-VA; married; Keeping House
", Elizabeth F. 10 WV MD-VA; attended school during the year
", William G. 7 WV MD-VA; attended school during the year
", Thomas I. 5 WV MD-VA
Lines 2-6; Enum-Dwelling #151; Enum-Family #165
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:25; Bloomery District Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Brannon, William (head) 61 MD MD-MD; born Aug 1838; married-31-years; Farmer
", Eliza J. (wife) 62 WV WV-VA; born Jan 1838; married-31-years; 3-children-born / 3-living
", William G. (son) 27 WV MD-WV; born Nov 1872; married-2-years; Farm laborer
", Thomas J. (son) 25 WV MD-WV; born Apr 1875; single; Farm laborer
", Margaret E. (dau-in-law) 22 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1877; married-2-years; 0-children-born
Lines 37-41; Enum-Dwelling #79; Enum-Family #79; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #55
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:34; Capon Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 3A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Godlove, John A. (head) 61 WV WV-VA; married-39-years; Carpenter, House Carpenter; Owns-home, free
", Mary A. (wife) 56 VA VA-VA; married-39-years; 3-children-born / 2-living; Keeper, Lodging house
Brannon, William (boarder) 69 MD Ireland-Ireland; widower; none
Foreman, Frank L. (boarder) 22 VA VA-VA; single; Laborer, Tannery
Lines 1-4; Enum-Dwelling #43; Enum-Family #44

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