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John V. Harr & Isabell Barthlow

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Family Group Report

Husband

John V. Harr

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 9 Aug 1849 Taylor, WV  (full birth-date on tombstone; birth-county from marriage-register)
Marriage 3 Apr 1878 Marion, WV  [ marriage-register page 68, line 34 ]
Death 14 Apr 1916 Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 81, line 35 ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Zimri Harr  (1823-1900)
his Mother Lavina Barker  (1822-1904)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Pneumonia  (age 67 years)
Wife

Isabell Barthlow

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 4 Feb 1856 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 9 Feb 1932 Fairmont, Union District, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father George Bartholow  (1835-1914)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Susan Tibbs (mother's name from Isabell's death-certificate)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Senility, Flue  (age 76y-0m-5d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 F Nellie B. Harr b May 1879 (birth mo/yr from 1900 census) [ sp. d.c. died 1928 ]
m 30 Dec 1897 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 115 ] Eli U. Fortney
d 25 Feb 1935 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
2 F (infant) Harr b 1 Feb 1881 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 193, line 181 ]  
d 12 Mar 1881 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 68, line 71 ]  
3 F Minnie Harr b 10 May 1882 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 205, line 154 ]  
d 30 Nov 1896 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 139, line 32 ]  
4 F (infant) Harr b 10 May 1883 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 216, line 148 ]  
d 30 Jun 1883 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 78, line 71 ]  
5 F Ada Harr b Jun 1886 (birth mo/yr from 1900 census)  
m     William A. Harris
d      
6 F (infant) Harr b 24 Apr 1888 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 26, line 1 ]  
m      
d      
7 F (infant) Harr b 12 Aug 1889 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 120, line 2 ]  
m      
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: John V. Harr Spouse: Isabell Barthlow
Date / Place of Birth: 1849 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1856 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1916 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death: 1932 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1878 / Marion, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Union Township Pg# no. 10
21-year-old John V. Harr is with his parents, Zimri Harr (age 46, Farmer, $2500 / $450, Va) & Luvina (age 47, Va).
Siblings: Eliza J. (19), Rolly B. (17), Socratus (15), David M. (14), Specia S. (12), Ida (10), and Lucinda A. (7)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Fairmont Township Pg# no. 4
13-year-old Isabella Barthalow is with her parents, Geo. T. Barthalow (age 38, Coal Miner; Pers-Est $100, Va) & Susanah (age 39, Va). Siblings: Emma F. (11), George A. (9), Lucy V. (7), Olive (4), and Lizzie (3).
1880 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't found John & Isabell in the 1880 census)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:51; Fairmont 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Harr, Johney (head) 50 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1849; married-22-years; Coal Miner
", Isabel (wife) 42 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1858; married-22-years; 5-children-born / 2-children-living
Fortney, Nellie B. (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; born May 1879; married-2-years; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Eli (s-in-law) 22 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1877; married-2-years; Coal Miner
", Mary I. (gr-dau) 1 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1898
Harr, Ada (dau) 13 WV WV-WV; born June 1886; attended school 6 months during the year
Merchant Street; Lines 82-87; Enum-Dwelling #92; Enum-Family #101; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:74; Union Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 21A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Harr, John V. (head) 59 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-33-years; Farmer, own farm; O.A.
", Isabelle (wife) 57 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-33-years; 5-children-born / 2-children-living
Lines 16-17 ; Enum-Dwelling #406; Enum-Family #431; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 81
1920 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't found widow Isabell in the 1920 census)
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:36; Union Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 22B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Fortney, Nellie (head) 50 WV WV-WV; widow; none
", Brooks A. (son) 18 WV WV-WV; single; Painting, Coal Tipple
", Richard F. (son) 14 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year; Odd Jobs, Dairy Farm
", Herschel E. (son) 11 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Donald N. (son) 6 WV WV-WV
Harr, Isabelle (mother) 74 WV WV-WV; widow
Lines 68-73; Enum-Dwelling #465; Enum-Family #469; Owns-home; Farm-Schedule# 69

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