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Emory Nay Downs & Georgia Lee Morgan

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Husband

Emory Nay Downs

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1 Dec 1871 Marion, West Virginia  [birth-register, page 85, line 73]
Marriage 18 Jun 1895 Farmington, Marion, West Virginia  [marriage-license, page 54]
Death 8 Jan 1968 Polk County, Florida
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, WV
his Father John S. Downs (1843-1931)  [death-certificate]
his Mother Eleanor B. Snider (1850-1931)  [death-certificate]
Notes about Husband:
Wife

Georgia Lee Morgan

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth May 1873 Marion, West Virginia  
Death 30 Dec 1967 Polk County, Florida
Burial Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, WV
her Father Ezra Lee Morgan (1844-1924)
her Mother Frances "Fannie" Delaney Clayton (1851-1940)
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Jenness Lillian Downs b 4 Jun 1896 Marion, WV  [birth-register, page 52, line 12]  
m 6 Jun 1922 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [marriage-license, page 379] John B. Hallam
d      
2 M Hugh Morgan Downs b 29 Aug 1897 Marion, WV  [birth-register, page 64, line 1]  
m     Marion McNeil
d 1 Apr 1968 Marion, WV  [death-certificate] bur: IOOF, Farmington
3 F Naomi Etta Downs b Dec 1898    
m 13 Nov 1920 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [marriage-license, page 141] Richard Overton Bentel
d 21 Apr 1983   bur: Woodlawn Cem.
4 F Georgia Gail Downs b 2 Jun 1900 Marion, WV  [birth-register, page 102, line 48]  
m 16 May 1923 Marion, WV  [marriage-license, page 253] Kenneth W. Bartlett
d 1992 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Woodlawn Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Emory Nay Downs Spouse: Georgia Lee Morgan
Date / Place of Birth: 1 Dec 1871  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth: May 1873  /  Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 8 Jan 1968  /  Polk, Florida Date / Place of Death: 30 Dec 1967 / Polk, Florida
Marriage Date / Place: 18 Jun 1895  /  Farmington, Marion, WV
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:89; Lincoln District Pg# no. 1
8-yr-old Emory N. Downs is with his parents, Jno S. (age 36) & Eloner B. (age 30). Siblings: Emily B 11, Joe M. 6 & Geo. F. 3
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:88; Lincoln District Pg# no. 11
7-yr-old Georgie L. Morgan is with her parents, Ezra L. (age 35) & Fannie D. (age 29).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED56; Lincoln District Pg#   4A - 4B 
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Down, Emory N. (head) 28 WV WV-WV; born Dec-1871; married-5 years; Carpenter; Owns-home
", Georgie L. (wife) 27 WV WV-WV; born May-1873; married-5-years; 4-children-born / 4-living
", Jenness L. (dau) 3 WV WV-WV; born June-1896
", Hugh M. (son) 2 WV WV-WV; born Aug-1897
", Naomi E. (dau) 1 WV WV-WV; born Dec-1898
Gray, Anleanna (boarder) 18 WV WV-WV; born July-1881; Housekeeper
Lines 46-50; Enum-Dwelling #59; Enum-Family #60 (note; lists 4 children living, but only 3 of them are in the household.
1910 ST FL COUNTY: Polk ED ED:144; Lakeland Town Pg# 37B
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Downs, E. Nay (head) 38 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-14-years; Carpenter, House; Owns-home, Free
", Georgia L. (wife) 37 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-14-years; 4-children-born / 4-living
", Genness L. (dau) 13 WV WV-WV
", Hugh M. (son) 12 WV WV-WV
", Naomi E. (dau) 11 WV WV-WV
", Georgia G. (dau) 9 WV WV-WV
West Lemon Street; Lines 84-89; Enum-Dwelling #26; Enum-Family #27
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:32; Lincoln District Pg# sheet 20B
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Downs, Emory N. (head) 48 WV WV-WV; Carpenter, House, Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
", Georgie L. (wife) 47 WV WV-WV
", Jenness L. (dau) 23 WV WV-WV; Teacher, Public School
", Naomi E. (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; Teacher, Public School
", Georgie G. (dau) 19 WV WV-WV; Teacher, Public School
Lines 93-97; Enum-Dwelling #706; Enum-Family #719; Farm-schedule #64
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:24; Lincoln Magisterial District Pg# sheet 39B
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Downs, Emery Nay (head) 57 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-22; Carpenter, House; Owns-home, value $4,000.
", Georgia L. (wife) 56 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-21;
Lines 95-96; Enum-Dwelling #739; Enum-Family #749
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:25-40; Lincoln District Pg# sheet 14B
Name Age BP Additional Information
Downs, E. Nay (head) 68 WV Carpenter, Odd Jobs
", Georgia (wife) 67 WV  
Lines - 41-42; Household #221; Owns-home; vaue $3,000; Farm; family lived in "same house" in 1935.

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