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Amos Sanford Arnett & Harriet Anna Conaway

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Husband

Amos Sanford Arnett

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 2 Oct 1856 Paw Paw District, Marion, (West) Virginia  (birth-date from death-certificate)
Marriage1 22 Sep 1880 (m1) Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 75, line 94 ]
Marriage2 2 Sep 1912 (m2) Webster, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 438 ]
Marriage3 17 Nov 1914 (m3) Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ Marshall County marriage-certificate page 39
Death 27 May 1939 Salem, Harrison, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial  I. O. O. F. Cemetery, Salem, Harrison, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Thomas Arnett  (born in Monongalia, WV)
his Mother Harriet Jones  (born in Monongalia, WV)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Senile softing of the brain. Complicated by Uremic Coma  (age 82-6m-25d)
Amos' 2nd marriage (at age 55 years) was to Jennie S. McLaughlin
Amos' 3nd marriage (at age 58 years) was to Anna O'Dell Shannon
Biography for Amos Sanford Arnett - " Hardesty's Historical and Biographical Encyclopedia"
Wife

Harriet Anna "Annie" Conaway

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 12 Nov 1858 Marion, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 48, line 36 ]
Death 18 Jul 1902 Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 185, line no. 13 ]
Burial Rymer Cemetery, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father John Conaway  (parents' names from Harriet's birth-register)
her Mother Amelia - - -
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Organic Heart Disease  (at age 43y-8m-8d); place-of-death: Charleston, WV
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 F Ruby Pauline Arnett b 11 Jul 1881 Marion, WV    
m 1 Jan 1901 Fayette, WV  [ marriage-register - 2nd from bottom ] Robert N. Graham
d      
2 F Opal Dell Arnett b Jun 1885    
m 1 Jan 1907 Salem, Harrison, WV  [ marriage-license page 188 ] Jesse Thompson Baber
d      
3 M John T. Arnett b Feb 1893    
m      
d      
4 F Iva Virginia Arnett b 12 Oct 1913 Baltimore, MD  (birth date/place from mar-license)  
m 19 Jun 1938 Harrison, WV  [ marriage-license page 221 ] Delma Thomas Beavers
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Amos Sanford Arnett Spouse: Harriet Anna Conaway
Date / Place of Birth: 1856 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1858 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1939 / Harrison, WV Date / Place of Death: 1902 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: (m1) 1880 / Marion, WV;  (m2) 1912 / Webster, WV;  (m3) 1914 / Taylor, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Seventh Magisterial District Pg# no. 288
3-year-old Amos S. Arnett is with his parents, Thomas Arnett, Jr. (age 29, Farmer, $500/$410, b. Va) & Harriet (age 27, b. Va)
brother: John M. age 1; another household member: Absalom Arnett (age 18, Farm Laborer)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Church Township Pg# no. 21
13-year-old Amos S. Arnett is with his parents, Thomas Arnett (age 39, Farm Laborer, $300/$900, b. Va) & Harriet (age 37, b. Va)
Siblings: John N. (11), james L. (8), Virginia (6), and Emma R. (4)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:91; Mannington Pg# no.29 & 30
23-year-old Amos S. Arnet (school teacher) is with his parents, Thomas Arnet (age 49, Farmer, b. Va) & Harriet (age 46, b. Va)
Siblings: John M. (21), James L. (18), Virginia A. (15), and Emma R. (13)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Fayette ED ED:12; Fayetteville District Pg# 46B & 47A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Arnett, Amos S. (head) 43 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1856; married-19-years; Minister
", Annie (wife) 41 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1858; married-19-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Ruby P. (dau) 18 WV WV-WV; born July 1881; single; attended school 6 months during the year
" Opal D. (dau) 14 WV WV-WV; born June 1885; ; attended school 6 months during the year
", John T. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1893; attended school 3 months during the year
Lines 97-100 & 1; Enum-Dwelling #795; Enum-Family #865; Rents-home
1910 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't yet found Amos Arnett in the 1910 census)
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Harrison ED ED::84; Ten Mile District, Salem Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Arnett, Amos (head) 63 WV WV-WV; married; retired minister
", Anna (wife) 46 WV WV-Md; married
", Ivy (dau) 6-2/12 Md WV-WV
Lines 51-53; Enum-Dwelling #35; Enum-Family #40; Rents-home
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Harrison ED ED:38; City of Salem, Second Ward Pg# Sheet 16A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Arnett, A. S. (head) 73 WV WV-WV; 1st-mar-at-age-24; no occupation
", A. Odelle (wife) 57 WV WV-WV; 1st-mar-at-age-41
", Iva V. (dau) 16 Md WV-WV; attended school during the year
113 West High Street; Lines 35-37; Enum-Dwelling #377; Enum-Family #387; Owns-home, $3,000.

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