John Nicholas Finegan & Mary E. McQuain

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Husband

John Nicholas Finegan

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 2 Jul 1847 Augusta, Virginia  (birth county from marriage register)
Marriage 1 Nov 1868 Lewis, West Virginia  [ marriage register page 43, line 74 ]
Death 7 Feb 1882  
Burial Rexroad Cemetery
his Father Barney Finegan
his Mother Winnie - - -
Notes about Husband:
Wife

Mary Elizabeth McQuain

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 16 Nov 1850 Lewis, West Virginia  (birth county from marriage-register; birth mo/yr from 1900 census)
Death 25 Feb 1925 Crawford, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Rexroad Cemetery
her Father Alexander McQuain
her Mother Eleanor Rexroad
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Organic Heart Lesion
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M William E. Finegan b 22 Mar 1869 Lewis, WV  (birth date/place from death-cert) (sp. 1870-1928)
m 20 Mar 1903 Braxton, WV  [ marriage-license page 305 ] Cora Belle Galford Haney
d 29 Aug 1932 Braxton, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Greenhill Cemetery
2 M John J. Finegan b 3 Feb 1871 Upshur, WV  [ birth-register page 79, line 51 ]  
d 3 Mar 1871 Upshur, WV  [ death-register page 29, line 10 ]  
3 M James L. Finegan b 26 Feb 1873 Upshur, WV  [ birth-register page 92, line 47 ] (sp. 1885-1967)
m 2 Nov 1902 Randolph, WV  [ marriage-license page 322 ] Delilah Cutright
d 1957 (bur: Crawford, Lewis, WV) bur: Taylor Chapel Cem.
4 F Irena A. Finegan b 7 Oct 1875 Upshur, WV  [ birth-register page 107, line 49 ] [ d.c. sp. 1878-1951 ]
m 5 Sep 1908 Monongalia, WV  [ marriage-license page 235 ] Robert Lee Wolfe
d 11 Sep 1953 Clarksburk, Harrison, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Maplewood Cem.
5 F Stella A. Finegan b 18 Oct 1877 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 214, line 55 ]  
d   (not in the 1880 census)  
6 M Henry Alva Finegan b 22 Jun 1879 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 17, line 60 ] (sp. 1883-1960)
m 1 Dec 1909 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-register page 288 ] Flora Clara Sanders
d 28 Jul 1965 (buried in Cowlitz County, Washington) bur: Longview Mem. Park
7 F Effie Florence. Finegan b 6 Apr 1882 Lewis, WV  (birth date/state from death-cert) [ d.c. sp. 1873-1949 ]
m 26 Mar 1905 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 18 ] Albert D. Smith
d 4 Jan 1950 Walkersville, Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Post Chapel Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: John Nicholas Finegan Spouse: Mary E. McQuain
Date / Place of Birth: 1847 / Augusta, Va Date / Place of Birth: 1850 / Lewis, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1882 / Date / Place of Death: 1925 / Lewis, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1868 / Lewis, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis Twp Battelle Township Pg# no. 18
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Finegan, John N. 22 Va Farm hand; Personal-Estate value $150
", Mary E. 20 Va at home
", William E. 1 WV at home
Lines 3-5; Enum-Dwelling #115; Enum-Family #115
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:131; Collins Settlement District Pg# no. 25
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Finegan, John N. 32 Va Ire-Ire; married; Farmer
", Mary E. (wife) 29 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping house
", William E. (son) 11 WV Va-Va; Laborer; attended school during the year
", James L. (son) 7 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Irena M. (dau) 4 WV Va-Va
", Henry A. (son) 11/12 WV Va-Va
Lines 3-9; Enum-Dwelling #-; Enum-Family #195
1890 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis (Veterans Schedule) ED ED:127; Collins Set. Lewis W.Va. Pg# pg 2
Name (Relationship) Rank Comp Regiment / Date of Enlistment / Date of Discharge / Length of Service
Mary E. widow of
John N. Finegan
Private E  6-WV-Inf  /  Oct 6 1864  /  Jun 10, 1865  /   8m - 4d
Line 19; House No. 87; Family No. 89; Post-office: Crawford, Lewis Co., W.Va.; Disability Incurred: Rheumatism
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:57; Collins Settlement Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Finegan, Mary (head) 49 WV WV-Va; born Nov 1850; widoe; 8-children-born / 5-children-living; Farmer
", William E. (son) 31 WV Va-WV; born Mar 1869; single; Farm Laborer
", James L. (son) 27 WV Va-WV; born Feb 1873; single; Farm Laborer
", Irena A. (dau) 24 WV Va-WV; born Oct 1875; single
", Henry A. (son) 20 WV Va-WV; born June 1879; single; Farm Laborer
", Effie F. (dau) 18 WV Va-WV; born Apr 1882; single
McQuain, Julia A. (sister) 43 WV WV-Va; born Sep 1856; single
Lines 91-97; Enum-Dwelling #16; Enum-Family #16; Owns-farm; free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 16
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:43; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Finegan, Mary E. (head) 59 WV Va-Va; widow; 8-children-born / 5-children-living; Farmer; Home farm; O.A.
", Henry A. (son) 30 WV Va-WV; 1st-marriage; married-0-years; Farmer, at home; O.A.
", Flora C. (dau-in-law) 26 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage-married-0-years; 0-children-born
Lines 88-90; Enum-Dwelling #17; Enum-Family #17; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #s 13 & 17
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:92; Court House District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Finigan, Henry A. (head) 40 WV Va-WV; married; Farmer, General farm; Em.
", Flora (wife) 36 WV Va-Va; married
", William M. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Grace (dau) 6 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Winnie B. (dau) 4 WV WV-WV
", Minnie M. (dau) 1-2/12 WV WV-WV
", Mary E. (mother) 69 WV WV-WV
Wolf Fork River Road; Lines 32-38; Enum-Dwelling #115; Enum-Family #120; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule# 15

 

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