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Cornelius Hoult Meredith & Malinda Ann Reed

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Cornelius Hoult Meredith

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 22 Feb 1851 West Virginia
Marriage 7 Oct 1875 Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 60, line 77 ]
Death 4 Apr 1924 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #4871 ]
Burial  Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father  John Q. A. Meredith
his Mother  Elizabeth Hoult
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cerebral Hemorrhage
Wife

 Malinda Ann Reed

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 17 Feb 1857 Taylor, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 13, line 68 ]
Death 19 Oct 1937 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #14728 ]
Burial   Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father  Joseph Reed  (born in Smithfield, Pennsylvania)
her Mother  Minerva Lowe  (born in Marion, West Virginia)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Chronic Nephritis and Myocarditis
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 M Edward Ernest Meredith b 17 May 1877 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 151, line 280 ]  
d 1 Jul 1955 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #8894 ] bur: Woodlawn Cemetery
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Cornelius H. Meredith Spouse:  Malinda A. Reed
Date / Place of Birth:  1851 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1857 / Taylor, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1924 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  1937 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1875 / Marion, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY:  Marion Twp Third Magisterial District; PO: Meredith Tavern Pg# no. 15
9-year-old Cornelius H. Meredith is with his father: J. Q. A. Meredith (age 31) and step-mother, Margaret (age 23).
Siblings: Virginia E. (7), William F. (5), Mary A. (1), and female-infant (1/12). Other household-member: Nancy J. Hall (age 15)
1860 ST Va COUNTY:  Marion Twp First Magisterial District; PO: Boothsville Pg# no. 15
4-year-old Melinda Reed is with her parents, Joseph Reed (age 42) and Minerva (age 38).
Siblings: Robert (16), Mary (13), Rezin (11), Adeline (9), Cephus (6), and Almira (2).
1870 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion Twp Winfield Township; PO: Fairmont Pg# no. 34
19-year-old Cornelius H. Meredith is with his father: Jno. Meredith (age 41) and step-mother, Margaret (age 34).
Siblings: William F. (15), Mary A. (11), Martha (10), Adela C. (8), Sarah (6), James G. (4), Francis (2), and unnamed-male (1/30).
1870 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion Twp Grant Township; PO: Boothsville Pg# no. 4
14-year-old Malinda Reed is with her parents, Joseph Reed (age 52) & Minerva (age 48).
Siblings: Mary (23), Rezin (22), Adaline (20), Cephas (17), Almira (11), Arthur (10), Clara (6), and Joseph (4).
1880 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:86; Fairmont Ind. School District Pg# no. 14
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Meredith, Cornelius H. 29 Va Va-Va; married; School Teacher
", Linda (wife) 23 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping house
", Eddie (son) 3 WV Va-Va
Lines 48-50; Enum-Dwelling #134; Enum-Family #135
1900 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED: 50; Fairmont District Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Meredith, Cornelius H. (head) 49 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1851; married-25-years; Minister M. E.
", Linda A. (wife) 43 WV PA-WV; born 1857; married-25-years; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Edd Ernest (son) 23 WV WV-WV; born May 1877; single; Editor
Lines 66-68; Enum-Dwelling #95; Enum-Family #96; Rents-home
1910 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:61; Fairmont city, 4th Ward Pg# Sheet 25B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Meredith, Holt (head) 59 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-34-years; Preacher, Church
", Linnie R. (wife) 52 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-34-years; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Eddie (son) 33 WV WV-WV; single; Printer, Office
618 Six Street; Lines 99-101; Enum-Dwelling #474; Enum-Family #520; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:26; Fairmont city; 8th Ward Pg# Sheet 14A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Meredith, Cornelius H. (head) 68 WV WV-WV; married
", Linda (wife) 61 WV WV-WV; married
", Edward (son) 42 WV WV-WV; single; Reporter, Newspaper
811 6th Street; Lines 11-13; Enum-Dwelling #4; Enum-Family #4; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:25-11; Fairmont city, 10th Ward Pg# Sheet 19A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Meridith, Linnie A. (head) 70 WV PA-WV; widow
", Eddie E. (son) 50 WV WV-WV; single; Reporter, Newspaper
809 Sixth Street; Lines 16-17; Enum-Dwelling #99; Enum-Family #124; Owns-home, value $5,000.
1940 ST WV COUNTY:  Marion ED ED:25-19; Fairmont Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Additional Information
Meredith, Edward E. (head) (x) 62 WV Single; "same house" in 1935; Newspaper Columnist, newspaper.
Elliott, Lena (housekeeper) 50 WV Single; "Rural, Marion, WV" in 1935; Housekeeper, Private family
809 Sixth Street; Lines 77-78; Household #27; Owns-home, value $4,000.

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