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Charles Linn Barnes & Lou Ellen Tennant

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Charles Linn Barnes

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 4 Mar 1865 Marion, West Virginia  (full birth-date on tombstone, birth county from marriage-license)
Marriage 25 Dec 1889 Palatine, Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 461 ]
Death 3 Apr 1906 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 6, line 9 ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father William H. Barnes  (1814-1904)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Mother Mary A. Linn Barnes (1825-1908)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Result of Operation
Wife

 Lou Ellen Tennant

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1 Feb 1865 Marion, West Virginia  (full birth-date on tombstone, birth county from marriage-license)
Death 11 Jun 1932 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #7948 ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Daniel R. Tennant, born in Blacksville, WV  (1837-1895)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Elizabeth Brown Tennant, born in New Brownsville, WV
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Apoplexy / Arteriosclerosis
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Ethel G. Barnes b 4 Sep 1890 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 299, line 25 ] (sp. 1885-1979)
m 17 Sep 1914 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 397 ] Carl Donald Springer
d 19 Jan 1958 Arlington, Virginia  [ death certificate #1606 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
2 M Herschel Barnes b 15 Oct 1891 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 305, line 9 ]  
m 6 Oct 1913 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 540 ] Grace Gertrude Robinson
d 1976   bur: Woodlawn Cem.
3 F Willa Ruth Barnes
"Willie"
b 24 Aug 1893 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 11, line 20 ]  
m 4 Oct 1918 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 292 ] William F. Diffenderfer
d      
4 F Elsie Barnes b 7 May 1895 Marion, WV  (full birth-date on tombstone)  
d 12 Jan 1901* Marion, WV  [ death-register page 164, line 10 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
5 M William "Harold" Barnes b 7 July 1896* Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 44, line 23 ]  
d 23 Jan 1901* Marion, WV  [ death-register page 164, line 9 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
6 F Mary Margarite Barnes b 9 Mar 1898 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 69, line 10 ]  
m 26 Dec 1923 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 12 ] George W. Hill
d      
7 F Emma Marie Barnes b 9 Mar 1898 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 69, line 10 ]  
m   (Marie Brown, "div." in the 1930 census w/mother, Lou) Mr. Brown
d 1972    
8 F Catherine Barnes b 18 Mar 1900* Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 83, line 2 ]  
d 18 July 1900 Marion, WV bur: Maple Grove Cem.
9 F Eva Lena Barnes b 8 Jun 1902 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 120, line 10 ]  
d 25 Jul 1911* Marion, WV  [ death-register page 13, line 12 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.

*Notes about Children:
4) Elsie Barnes - death-date difference: death-register has 2 Dec 1901; tombstone has 12 Jan 1901
5) William "Harold" Barnes - birth-date difference: birth-register has 10, May 1896; tombstone has 7 July 1896
           death-date difference: death-register has 18 Jan 1901; tombstone has 23 Jan 1902
8) Catherine Barnes - birth-date difference: birth-register has 20 Mar 1900; tombstone has 18 Mar 1900.
9) Eva Lena Barnes - death-date difference: death-register has 23 Jul 1911; tombstone has 25 Jul 1911.


Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Charles Linn Barnes Spouse:  Lou Ellen Tennant
Date / Place of Birth: 1865  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1865  /  Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1906  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Death: 1932  /  Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1889  /  Marion, WV
1880 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion Twp Union District Pg# no. 36  
17-year-old Chas. L. Barnes is with his parents, Wm. H. (age 65) & Mary (age 51).
Siblings: Noah A. (26), Jas. W. (22), Mary A. (20), George W. (18), and John T. (14)
1900 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:51; Fairmont, 1st Ward; Union District Pg# Sheet 3A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Barns, Charles (head) 35 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1865; married-11-years; School Teacher
", Lou (wife) 35 WV WV-WV; born Feb-1865; married-11-years; 8-children-born / 8-living
", Ethel (dau) 9 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1890; attended school 8 months during the year
", Hershel (son) 8 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1891; attended school 8 months during the year
", Ruth (dau) 7 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1892; attended school 7 months during the year
", Elsie (dau) 5 WV WV-WV; born May 1895
", Harold (son) 3 WV WV-WV; born July 1896
", Marguerite (dau) 2 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1898
", Mim (dau) 2 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1898
", Kathrine (dau) 2/12 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1900
Water Street; Lines 32-41; Enum-Dwelling #51; Enum-Family #54; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage.
1910 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:58; Fairmont, 1st Ward; Union District Pg# Sheet 1A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, Lou E. (head) 44 WV WV-WV; widow; 9-children-born / 6-living; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
", Ethel G. (dau) 18 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Herschel (son) 17 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Willa Ruth (dau) 16 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Mary Margarite (dau) 11 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Emma Marie (dau) 11 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Eva Lena (dau) 8 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
East Park Avenue; Lines 40-46; Enum-Dwelling #8; Enum-Family #10
1920 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:16; Fairmont District Pg# Sheet 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, Lou (head) 54 WV WV-WV; widow; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
", Emma M. (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; single Stenographer, Mining Machine Co
", Margarite (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; single; Teacher, School
Edgemont; Lines 1-3; Enum-Dwelling #66; Enum-Family #69 (son Herschel & family are in the next household)
Barnes, Herschel B. (head) 28 WV WV-WV; married; Bookkeeper, Bank; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
", Grace (wife) 26 WV WV-WV; married; none
", Ruth (dau) 6 WV WV-WV
Edgemont; Lines 4-6; Enum-Dwelling #67; Enum-Family #70
1930 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:1; Fairmont, 1st Ward; Union District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, Lou E. (head) 64 WV WV-WV; widow; owns-home, value $4,600
Brown, Marie (dau) 33 WV WV-WV; divorced; Stenographer, Finance Co.
", Betty Jane (gr-dau) 7 WV WV-WV
Watkins, Eva (maid) 26 WV WV-WV; divorced; Maid, Residence
307 Guffy Street; Lines 93-96; Enum-Dwelling #18; Enum-Family #21

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