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Winfield Scott Bristor & Hellen E. Meredith

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Husband

Winfield Scott Bristor

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 12 Sep 1849 Pennsylvania  (birth-date and state from deth-certificate)
Marriage c1873  
Death 20 Feb 1922 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia
his Father Robert Bristor, born in England, died 1853  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Mother Delilah Hixenbaugh  (1811-1898)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Aortic insufficiency / Arterio-Sclerosis  (age 72y-5m-8d)
Wife

Hellen E. Meredith

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 19 Nov 1852 Marion, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 29 Mar 1934 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia
her Father Thomas Meredith, born in Marion, WV  (1820-1869)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Edith Hartley  (1822-1871)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Hypertension / Chr. Interstitial Nephritis / Arterio-Sclerosis  (age 82 years)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 F Hannah E. Bristor
"Alfreida H."
b 7 Dec 1873 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 103, line 15 ] [ sp. d.c.1864-1932 ]
m 12 May 1895 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 128, line 37 ] Wm. G. Greathouse
d      
2 F Emma D. Bristor b 23 Jun 1877 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 145, line 21 ] [ sp. d.c. 1863-1933 ]
m 25 Apr 1894 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 119, line 27 ] Xenophen Dillon
d 13 Sep 1955 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate ]  
3 F Daisy L. Bristor b 3 Dec 1879 Marion, WV  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)  
m 10 Dec 1900 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 352 ] Alex L. Odbert
d 12 Nov 1946 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Woodlawn Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Winfield Scott Bristor Spouse: Hellen Meredith
Date / Place of Birth: 1849 / PA Date / Place of Birth: 1852 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1922 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death: 1934 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: c1873 /
1850 ST PA COUNTY: Greene Twp Richhill Township Pg# 380
1-year-old Winfield Scott Brister is with his parents, Robert Brister (age 59, Farmer, $6000, Pa) & Delilah (age 39, Pa).
Siblings: Jacob H. (19), Robert (15), Hannah (11), Experiance (9), Elizabeth Jane (5), and Nancy (1).
1860 ST PA COUNTY: Greene Twp Richhill Township Pg# no. 23
11-year-old Winfield Bristor is with his mother, Delila McCosh (age 49, PA) and step-father, Benj. McCosh (age 60, Farmer, PA).
Siblings: Perry (18), Elizabeth (15), and Nancy (11). other hh members: Wm Galloway (65) and Elizabeth Galloway (60)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Wirt Twp Post-Office: Wirt Courthouse Pg# no.93
8-yr-old Helen E. Maridith is with her parents, Thomas Maridith (age 40, Carpenter, Pers-Est $43), Va) & Edith A. (age 38, Va).
Siblings: Mary E. (14), William E. (13), Emry E. (12), Hannah E. (8), Francis E. (4), and Harmer E. (2).s
1870 ST PA COUNTY: Greene Twp Richhill Township Pg# no. 25
20-year-old Winfield Bristor is with his mother, Delilah McCush (age 59, Keeping house, Pers-Estate $1800, PA).
and sister, Nancy Bristor (age 18)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Winfield Township Pg# no. 20
17-year-old Helen E. Meradeth is with her mother, Edieth A. Meradeth (age 48, Real-Est $1500, Va).
Siblings: Emiley E. (22), Francis E. (14), Harmer (12), and Albert E. (8).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:77; Flemington District Pg# no. 5
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Brister, W. S. 31 PA PA-PA; married; Coal Miner
", Hellen E. (wife) 27 WV WV-WV; married; Keeps house
", Alfredda H. (dau) 6 WV WV-WV
", Emma D. (dau) 2 WV WV-WV
", Daisy L. (dau) 5/12 WV WV-WV; born in Dec.
Lines 21-25; Enum-Dwelling #35; Enum-Family #41
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't found Winfield Bristor in the 1900 census)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED 51; Fairmont, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Bristor, Hellen (head) 47 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1852; mar-27-yrs; 3-children-born / 3-living; Dressmaker
", Daisy (dau) 20 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1879; single; Dressmaker
Lines 59-60; Enum-Dwelling #55; Enum-Family #58; Rents-home
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:58; Fairmont, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 8B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Brister, Winfield S. (head) 60 PA don't know-don't know; 1st-mar; married-37-years; Painter, House
", Helen E. (wife) 57 WV WV-WV; 1st-mar; mar-37-yrs; 3-children-born / 3-living; Seamstress, at home
412 Morgantown Ave.; Lines 153; Enum-Dwelling #; Enum-Family #172; Rents-home
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:17; Fairmont, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 6B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Brister, W. S. (head) 70 PA PA-PA; married; Painter, House; W.
", Hellen (wife) 67 WV WV-WV; married; sewing, at home; O.A.
Toothman, Hellen (gr-dau) 17 WV WV-WV; married; none
Greathouse, Blanch (gr-dau) 4 WV WV-WV
Morgantown Ave.; Lines 58-61; Enum-Dwelling #119; Enum-Family #144
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:46-15; Flemington Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 11B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bristor, Helen E. (head) 77 WV WV-WV; widow; none
Line 51; Enum-Dwelling #233; Enum-Family #233; Rents-home, $5.

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