Lloyd Arlando Lawson & Malissa Olive Thompson

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Family Group Report

Husband

Lloyd Arlando Lawson

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 2 Sep 1859 Harrison, West Virginia  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census, birth county from marriage-register)
Marriage 6 Feb 1879 Lewis, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 83, line 9 ]
Death 18 May 1906 Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-register page 96, line 95 ]
Burial Post Chapel Cemetery, Lewis, West Virginia
his Father Benjamin Franklin Lawson  (1830-1903)
his Mother Mary Elizabeth Ross  (1835-1918)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Heart Failure  (age 47y-8m-16d)
Wife

Malissa Olive Thompson

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 26 Apr 1855 Lewis, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 30 Sep 1938 Walkersville, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Post Chapel Cemetery, Lewis, West Virginia
her Father William Thompson  (1822-1892)
her Mother Katherine McCalley  
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Carcinoma of bowels  (age 83y-5m-4d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Alice Florence Lawson b Nov 1879 Lewis. WV  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census) [ d.c. sp. 1878-1954 ]
m 27 Aug 1903 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 235, No. 96 ] William Hudson Jeffries
d 1971 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Post Chapel Cem.
2 F Mary C. Lawson b Mar 1881 Lewis. WV  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census) [ d.c. sp. 1881-1962 ]
m 4 Jul 1906 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 225, no. 75 ] Luther Alonzo Watson
d 11 Mar 1971 Clarksburg, Harrison, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Long Point Cem.
3 F Emma Malissa Lawson b Mar 1884 Lewis. WV  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census) [ d.c. sp. 1883-1935 ]
m 30 Jul 1908 (m1) Monongalia, WV  [ marriage-license page 233 ] Clemmer Earl Powell
m   (m2) Harry R. Roach
d 1985 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Pleasant Hill Cem
4 F Mattie Belle Lawson b 30 May 1886 Lewis. WV  (birth date from death-cert. & tombstone)  
m 29 Jun 1910 (m1) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 366 ] Thornton Delmar Harner
m 25 Mar 1919 (m2) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 205, No. 23 ] Oscar B. Westfall [ dc ]
d 6 Mar 1963 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Pleasant Hill Cem.
5 M Benjamin W. Lawson b 10 Oct 1888 Lewis. WV  (birth mo/yr 1900 census, date from ssdi)  
m     Annabelle Lisle
d 31 May 1968 Killbuck, Holmes, Ohio  (Ohio death-index)  
6 F Lucy Margaret Lawson b 3 Apr 1891 Lewis. WV  (birth date from death-cert) [ d.c. sp. 1889-1950 ]
m 2 Jul 1910 Monongalia, WV  [ marriage-license page 94 ] William Ralph Harner
d 2 Jan 1967 Morgantown, Monongalia, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Pleasant Hill Cem.
7 F Ida Alberta Lawson b 11 Apr 1893 Lewis. WV  (birth date from death-certificate) [ d.c. sp. 1887-1950 ]
m 25 Oct 1915 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-register page 223, No. 110 ] Roy William Harold
d 10 Feb 1950 Monongalia, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Long Point Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Lloyd A. Lawson Spouse: Malisso O. Thompson
Date / Place of Birth: 1858 / Harrison, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1855 / Lewis, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1906 / Lewis, WV Date / Place of Death: 1938 / Lewis, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1879 / Lewis, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Harrison Twp Simpson Township Pg# no. 19
11-year-old Lloyd O. Lawson is with his parents, Benjamin F. Lawson (age 38, Farm laborer, Pers-Estate $100, Va) & Mary E. (age 35, Va). Siblings: Isaac D. (10), Mary E. (7), Martha M. (4), John R. (2), and Susan R. (1)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Roane Twp Curtis Township Pg# no. 8
15-year-old Melissa Thompson is with her parents, Wm. Thompson (age 51, Farmer, $400/$150, WV) & Catherine (age 37, WV)
Other household member: M. N. Phillips (age 23, Farmer, Pers $100, WV)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:131: Collins Settlement Dist Pg# no.24 &25
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Thompson, William 60 Va Va-Va; Farmer
", Margret C. (wife) 47 Va Va-Va; Keeping house
", Lawson, Arlondo L.(s-il) 21 Va Va-Va; Farm laborer
", M. Olive (dau) 25 WV Va-Va
", Alice F. (gr-dau) 6/12 WV Va-Va; born in Nov.
Lines 48-50 & 1-2; Enum-Dwelling #-; Enum-Family #194
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:57; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Lawson, Arlando (head) 41 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1858, married-22-years; Farmer
", Malissia O. (wife) 45 WV Va-WV; born Apr 1855, married-22-years; 7-children-born / 7-children-living
", Alice F. (dau) 20 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1879; single; attended school 1 month during the year
", Mary C. (dau) 18 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1881; single; attended school 1 month during the year
", Emma M. (dau) 16 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1884; attended school 5 months during the year
", Mattie B. (dau) 14 WV WV-WV; born May 1886; attended school 5 months during the year
", Benjamin W. (son) 11 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1888; Farm Laborer; attended school 5 months during the year
", Lucy M. (dau) 9 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1891
", Ida A. (dau) 7 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1893
Thompson, Margret (M-IL) 66 WV WV-WV; born June 1833; widow; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
Lines 57-66; Enum-Dwelling #49; Enum-Family #49; Rents-farm, Farm-Schedule# 41
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:43; Collins Settlement District Pg# Sheet 3A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Lawson, Melissia O. (head) 54 WV Va-WV; widow; 7-children-born / 7-children-living; Farmer, Own farm; O.A.
", Ida A. (dau) 17 WV WV-WV; single; none; attended school during the eyar
", Benjamin W. (son) 21 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, Works out; W.
Lines 10-12; Enum-Dwelling #36; Enum-Family #36; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 33
1920 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't found Maiissa in the 1920 Lewis County census)
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:21-1; Collins Settlement District Pg# Sheet 14A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Lawson, Malissa O. (head) 75 WV Va-WV; widow; none
Line 35; Enum-Dwelling #282; Enum-Family #284; Owns-home, value $2,000.

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