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J. Walter Barnes & Olive Cooper

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Husband

 J. Walter Barnes

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 3 Sep 1862 Marion, West Virginia  (birth date & place from his biography)
Marriage 3 Jun 1884 Palatine, Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 87, line 53 ]
Death 29 Sep 1935 [ footstone, BillionGraves ]
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  
his Father Peter T. Barnes  (born 3 Sep 1828)
his Mother Mary Vandervort  [ died 17 Aug 1872 Marion, WV, death-register page 32, line 8 ]
Notes about Husband: (biography)
Wife

 Olive Cooper

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Oct 1861 Marion*, West Virginia
Death 12 Oct 1943 Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #12490 ]
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  
her Father William P. Cooper (1825-1880)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Margaret Fowler (1826-1881)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Cerebral Hemorrhage / Hypertension
birth-place difference: Marion County on their marriage-register page; Clarksburg (Harrison County) on husband's biography.
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 M Hugh Cooper Barnes b 25 Jul 1886 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 248, line 25 ] (sp. 1886-1977)
m     Lottie Ethel Gibbs
d 26 Nov 1962 Butler, Ohio  (death-date from tombstone) bur: Woodside Cemetery
2 M George Roscoe Barnes b 4 Mar 1888 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 269, 18th record ] (sp. 1893-1970)
m 29 Sep 1934 Fairmont, WV  [ Marshall WV mar-license page 310 ] Ethel Hoult
d 24 Jul 1975 (full death-date on tombstone) bur: Woodlawn Cem.
3 M Walter Kenneth Barnes
(biography)
b 6 Apr 1891 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 305, line 4 ] (sp. 1897-1976)
m 3 Jul 1920   Margaret Rogan Millar
d 1977 (death year from tombstone) bur: Dade City Cem.
4 M Fay Evans Barnes b 31 Jan 1893* Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 11, line 8 ]  
d 21 May 1903 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 214, line 399 ] bur: Woodlawn Cem.
5 M Homer Francis Barnes b 12 May 1895 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 39, line 16 ] (sp. 1895-1971)
m 8 Sep 1920 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 10 ] Mary Frances Hartley
d 21 Mar 1987 Washington, OR  (death-date from military tombstone) bur: Willamette Natl Cem.
6 F Mabel Irene Barnes b 17 Jul 1898 Marion, WV (birth-date from father's biography, pg 404)  
m 16 Jun 1924 Kanawha, WV  [ marriage-register page 90, line 671 ] Robert W. Bond
d 25 Sep 1942 Kanawha, WV  [ death-certificate image #12805 ] bur: Sunset Mem. Park
Notes about Children:
4) Fay Evans Barnes - birth date difference: 31 Jan 1893 on birth-register; 28 Feb 1893 on tombstone.
    Fay Evans Barnes - death date difference: 21 May 1903 on death-register; 17 May 1903 on tombstone.

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  J. Walter Barnes Spouse:  Olive Cooper
Date / Place of Birth:  1862 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1861 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1935 / Date / Place of Death:  1943 / Kanawha, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1884 / Marion, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Palatine Pg# no. 7
7-year-old James W. Barns is with his parents, Peter T. Barns (age 41) and Mary (age 42).
Siblings: Mary M. (17), Nancy A. (15), Maria E. (13) and Francis A. (5).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wood Twp Parkersburg, 3rd Ward Pg# no. 19
8-year-old Olive Cooper is with her parents, William Cooper (age 45) and Margaret (age 43).
Siblings: William (19), Irene (16), Darling C. (14), Adalaide (11), Ervie W. (4), and Womer L. (1)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:85; Union District Pg# no. 25
17-year-old Walter J. Barnes is with his father, P. T. Barnes (age 52) and step-mother, Ann (age 44).
Siblings: Lizzie (28) & L. A. (15).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:85; Palatine Pg# no. 1
18-year-old Olive Cooper is with her parents, W. P. Cooper (age 54) and Margaret (age 53).
Siblings: Irene (26), Darwin O. (23), Hariet (21), Earl W. (14), and Homer (11).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:53: Fairmont, 5th Ward Pg# Sheet 10B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, Prof. J. Walter (hd) 37 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1862; married-16-years; Teacher, Normal School
", Olive C. (wife) 38 WV NY-PA; born Oct 1861; married-16-years; 6-children-born / 6-living
", Hugh C. (son) 13 WV WV-WV; born July 1886; attended school 10 months during the year
", George R. (son) 12 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1888; attended school 8 months during the year
", Walter Lewis (son) 9 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1891
", Fay E. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1893
", Homer F. (son) 5 WV WV-WV; born May 1895
", Mabel Irene (dau) 1 WV WV-WV; born July 1898
Gardener, M. Hanshaw (boarder) 33 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1866; married-11-years; 2-children-born / 2-living
Henderson, Hannah (lodger) 20 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1879; single
833 Locust Avenue; Lines 58-67; Enum-Dwelling #195; Enum-Family #204; Owns-home, mortgaged
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:60; Fairmont, 3rd Ward Pg# Sheet 1A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barns, J. Walter (head) 47 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-25-years; General Manager, Telephone Co.; W.
", Olive C. (wife) 48 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-25-years
", George R. (son) 22 WV WV-WV; single; works, Telephone Office; W.
", Walter R. (son) 19 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Homer F. (son) 14 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Mabel Irine (dau) 11 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Grace (help) 18 WV WV-WV; single
323 Barney Street; Lines 13-18; Enum-Dwelling #5; Enum-Family #5; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:22; Fairmont, 5th Ward Pg# Sheet 17B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, L. Walter (head) 57 WV WV-WV; married; President, Construction Co.; W.
", Olive C. (wife) 58 WV NY-PA; married
", George R. (son) 32 WV WV-WV; single; Manager, Construction Co.; W.
", Kenneth (son) 29 WV WV-WV; single; Lawyer, General Practice; O.A.
", Homer (son) 24 WV WV-WV; single; Student, Harvard
", Mabel Irene (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; single; Student, University
323 Cleveland Avenue; Lines 96-100; Enum-Dwelling #183; Enum-Family #220; Owns-home, mortgaged
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Kanawha ED ED:43; Charleston, 10th Ward Pg# Sheet 9A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Barnes, Olive C. (head) 68 WV NY-PA; age-22-at-1st-marriage
", Bond, Robert W. (son-IL) 28 VA VA-VA; age-23-at-1st-marriage; Salesman, Traveling; W.
", Irene (dau) 31 WV WV-WV; age-28-at-1st-marriage
", Margaret L. (gr-dau) 4-4/12 WV VA-WV
", Robert W. (gr-son) 1-4/12 WV VA-WV
Taylor, Zachary L. (lodger) 80 WV WV-WV; age-27-at-1st-marriage; Superintendent, Building Construction
", Amanda J. (lodger) 74 OH US-WV; age 22-at-1st-marriage
219 Morris Street; Lines 16-22; Enum-Dwelling #152; Enum-Family #186; Owns-home, $20,000; has a Radio
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Kanawha ED ED:20-76; Charleston, 15th Ward Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-Status; Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
Bond, Robert W. (head) 39 WV married; H-4; lived in "Same Place" in 1935; Salesman, Wholesale
", Irene Barnes (wife) 41 WV married; C-4; lived in "Same Place" in 1935
", Margaret L. (dau) 14 WV H-1; lived in "Same Place" in 1935
", Robert W. Jr. (son) 11 WV 6; lived in "Same Place" in 1935
Barnes, Olive C. (m-in-law) 78 WV widow; C-2; lived in "Same Place" in 1935
803 Laurel Road; Lines 10-14; Household #151

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