William Jasper Yoke & Mary A. Bonnett

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Family Group Report

Husband

William Jasper Yoke

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Oct 1845 Barbour, West Virginia  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census, birth county from marriage-register)
Marriage 16 Mar 1866 Lewis, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 31, line 219 ]
Death 12 Feb 1923 Deanville, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Machpelah Cemetery, Weston, Lewis, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Elias Yoke  - died 18 Sep 1855  [ Barbour, (W)Va death-register, page 6, line 1 ]
his Mother Margaret Goldsberry (1799-1850)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: La Grippe (age 79 years); Alternate spelling YOKE / YOAK
Veteran Civil War, Co D 15th W.Va. Infantry
Wife

Mary A. Bonnett

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 30 Jun 1841 Lewis, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Death 20 Feb 1923 Deanville, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Machpelah Cemetery, Weston, Lewis, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Samuel Bonnett (born in Lewis, WV)
her Mother Joanna Helmick (born in Lewis, WV)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Influenza (age 81y-7m-20d)
Alternate spelling YOKE / YOAK
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Almeda A. Yoke
"Annie Armeda"
b 17 Sep 1868 Lewis, WV  (birth date/place from death-cert) (sp. 1877-1948)
m 16 Dec 1897 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 271, No. 124 ] David F. Kelley
d 20 Sep 1947 Weston, Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Machpelah Cemetery
2 F Margaret Ellen Yoke
"Maggie"
b Jul 1870 Lewis, WV  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census)  
d 22 Jul 1926 Weston, Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Machpelah Cemetery
3 M William Henson Yoke b 23 Feb 1873 Gilmer, WV  (birth date/place from death-cert)  
m 26 Sep 1894 (m1) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 323, No. 88 ] Mabel Martin
m 1 Aug 1900 (m2 )Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 202, No. 69 ] Miranda E. Johnston
d 24 Apr 1942 Grantsville, Calhoun, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Machpelah Cemetery
4 M Albert L. Yoke b 22 Dec 1877 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 207, line 169 ] (sp. 1879-1955)
m 15 Dec 1907 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 455, No. 138 ] Laura Catherine Sanders
d 2 Jun 1962 (burial in Cowlitz, Washington) bur: Cowlitz View Mem.
5 F Mary Jane Yoke b 1879    
m 7 Sep 1898 (m1) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 345, No. 65 ] Henry D. Linger
m 12 Sep 1925 (m2) Harrison, WV  [ marriage-license page 231 ] John Bunyan Bryan
d      
6 M Charles Columbus Jasper Yoke b 22 Dec 1881 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 38, line 220 ] (sp. 1885-1965)
m 2 Jan 1901 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 290, No. 1 ] Ivy Blanche Marsh
d 9 Mar 1952 Weston, Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Sunset Memorial
Notes about Children: According to the 1900 & 1920 census years, Mary Yoke gave birth to 7 children with 6 living in 1900.

Census Analysis

Head of Household: William J. Yoke Spouse: Mary A. Bonnett
Date / Place of Birth: 1845 / Barbour, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1841 / Lewis, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1923 / Lewis, WV Date / Place of Death: 1923 / Lewis, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1866 / Lewis, WV
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Barbour Twp Post-Office: Philippi Pg# no. 220
15-year-old Wm. J. Yoke is with his Uncle Jeremiah Yoke (age 41, Farmer, Va) & Aunt Elizabeth (age 41, Va). Other YOKE houshold members: Claudius (19), Lucinda (17), M. E. (13), Deborah (11), Rebecca (9), Jno B (7), Mary E. (5) & Solomon C (2); and Sarah Philips (77)
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Lewis Twp Post-Office: Weston Pg# no. 70
18-year-old Mary A. Bonnett is with her parents, Samuel L. Bonnett (age 49, Farmer, $500/$100, Va) & Joanna (age 47, Va).
Siblings: William M. (17), John T. (14), Daniel W. (11), and Margaret E. (8).
1870 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't found them in the 1870 census)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:135; Court House District Pg# no. 11
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Yoke, W. J. 34 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer
", Mary A. (wife) 38 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping house
", Almeda A. (dau) 12 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Margaret E. (dau) 9 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", William H. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Albert L. (son) 3 WV WV-WV
", Mary Y. (son) 1 WV WV-WV
Eckley, Elizabeth (servant) 44 WV WV-WV; widow; Servant
Lines 11-18; Enum-Dwelling #90; Enum-Family #90
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:57; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 5A-B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Yoke, William J. (head) 54 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1845; married-34-years; Farmer
", Mary A. (wife) 58 WV WV-WV; born June 1841; married-34-years; 7-children-born / 6-children-living
", Margaret E. (dau) 29 WV WV-WV; born July 1890; single
", William H. (son) 27 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1873; widower; Farm Laborer
", Charles C. J. (son) 18 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1881; single; Farm Laborer
", Orval W. (gr-son) 4 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1895
Bonnett, William M. (B-IL) 57 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1843; single; none
Lines 45-50 & 51; Enum-Dwelling #81; Enum-Family #81; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule# 72
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Lwis ED ED:43; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 2A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Yoke, William J. (head) 64 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-44-years; Farmer on rented lane; Emp.
", Mary A. (wife) 68 WV WV-WV; 1st- marriage; married-44-years; 7-children-born / 6-children-living
", Margaret E. (dau) 39 WV WV-WV; single; none
", Orval W. (gr-son) 14 WV WV-WV; Farmer, at home; W.; attended school during the year
Bonnett, William M. (B-IL) 66 WV WV-WV; single; none
Lines 37-41; Enum-Dwelling #25; Enum-Family #25
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:97; Hackers Creek District Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Yoke, William J. (head) 74 WV WV-WV; married; Farming; W.
", Mary A. (wife) 79 WV WV-WV; married; none
", Margaret E. (dau) 49 WV WV-WV; single
Lines 40-42; Enum-Dwelling #-; Enum-Family #93; Rents-farm

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