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Aaron Morgan & Elvira Layman

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Husband

 Aaron Morgan

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 20 Aug 1850 Marion, West Virginia  (birth date/place on death-certificate)
Marriage 19 May 1870 Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 45, line 29 ]
Death 23 Jul 1936 Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #10566 ]
Burial  Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father  James Morgan
his Mother  Lydia Wilson
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Carcinoma of Left Side of Face / Hemorrhage  (at age 85 years)
Wife

 Elvira Layman

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 8 Aug 1851 Marion, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Death 10 Aug 1939 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #11978 ]
Burial  Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father  Eugenus Layman
her Mother  Drusilla Bunner
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Angine Pectoris / Arterio Sclerosis, Hypertension  (at age 88y-0m-2d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Joseph Bert Morgan b 10 Apr 1871 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 88, line 222 ] "never married' on d.c.
d 8 Sep1963 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #13810 ] <--bur: Mt. Zion Cem.
2 M Zadoc Wayne Morgan b 7 Apr 1873 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 108, line 260 ] [ sp 1870-1941 d.c.]
m 8 Feb 1902 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 156 ] Margaret Eliza Fleming
d 1 Jan 1949 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #589 ] <-bur: Maple Grove
3 M James Clayton Morgan
"Clate"
b 24 Dec 1877 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 151, line 293 ] "never married' on d.c.
d 1969 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #15278 ] <-bur: Mt. Zion Cem.
4 M Bruce Morgan b 10 Nov 1880 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 184, line 237 ] (sp. 1880-1916)
m 24 May 1903 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 110 ] Allie C. Moran
d 1934   <-bur: Maple Grove
5 F Annie May Morgan b 19 Sep 1883 Marion, WV  [ delayed-certificate-of-birth #61230 ]  
d 1973 (death-year from tombstone) <-bur: Mt. Zion Cem.
6 F Minnie M. Morgan b 26 Sep 1888 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 271, 4th from btm ] [ sp. 1877-1949 d.c.]
m 20 Apr 1929 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 241 ] John Knight
d 1985 (death-year from tombstone) <-bur: Mt. Zion Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Aaron Morgan Spouse:  Elvira Layman
Date / Place of Birth:  1850  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1851  /  Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1936  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  1939  /  Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1870  /  Marion, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Second Magisterial District: PO: Valley Falls Pg# no. 52
8-year-old Elvira Layman is living with her parents, Eugenius L. Layman (age 37) and Drusilla A. (age 28).
Siblings: Olive (11), Samantha (6), Bazil (3) & Zadoc (10/12).
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Third Magisterial District; PO: Forksburg Pg# no. 103
11-year-old Aaron Morgan is living with his older brother, Marcus Morgan (age 24), Marcus's wife, Mary E. (20) and their child, Lydia J (10/12). Other brothers: Archie (16), and Joseph G. (13) are also in Marcus's household.
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Winfield Township Pg# no. 13
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron 21 Va Farm laborer
", Elinor 19 Va Keeping House
Lines 2-3; Enum-Dwelling #88; Enum-Family #89
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:93; Winfield District Pg# no. 31
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron 29 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer
", Elvaria (wife) 27 WV WV-WV; Keeping House
", Joseph B. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Zadoc W. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Clayton (son) 2 WV WV-WV
Lines 11-15; Enum-Dwelling #240; Enum-Family #243
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:64; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 1A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron (head) 49 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1850; married-29-years; Farmer
", Alvira (wife) 48 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1851; married-29-years; 6-children-born / 6-living
", Joseph B. (son) 29 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1871; single; Nurse
", Zadoc W. (son) 27 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1873; single; Day laborer
", James C. (son) 22 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1877; single; Day laborer
", Bruce (son) 19 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1880; single; Day laborer
", Annie M. (dau) 16 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1883; single; attended school 4 months during the year
", Minnie M. (dau) 11 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1888; single; attended school 4 months during the year
Lines 41-48; Enum-Dwelling #8; Enum-Family #8; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule #7
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:76; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron (head) 59 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-41-years; Farmer, working out
", Elvira (wife) 58 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-41-years; 6-children-born / 6-living
", James C. (son) 32 WV WV-WV; single; Slater, House roofing
", Annie M. (dau) 26 WV WV-WV; single; none
", Minnie M. (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; single; Servant, Private family
Lines 40-44; Enum-Dwelling #150; Enum-Family #149; Rents-farm, Farm-Schedule #137
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:43; Winfield District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron (head) 69 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer, General farm, OA
", Elvira (wife) 68 WV WV-WV; married
", Clayton (son) 42 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, General farm, W
", Anna (dau) 34 WV WV-WV; single
", Minnie (dau) 29 WV WV-WV; single
Lines 73-77; Enum-Dwelling #14; Enum-Family #15; Rents-farm, Farm-Schedule #12
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:38; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 13A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morgan, Aaron (head) 79 WV WV-WV; married; age-19-at 1st-marriage; Farmer, General Farm; O
", Elvira (wife) 78 WV WV-WV; married; age-18-at-1st-marriage
", J. Clayton (son) 53 WV WV-WV; single; Farm Laborer, General Farm; NP
", Annie M. (dau) 44 WV WV-WV; single
Knight, Minnie (dau) 41 WV WV-WV; married; Farm Laborer, General Farm; W
", John (son-in-law) 52 WV WV-WV; married; Farm Laborer, General Farm: NP
Morgan, Joseph B. (son) 59 WV WV-WV; single; Farm Laborer, General Farm; NP
Lines 39-45; Enum-Dwelling #244; Enum-Family #286; Owns-home; has a Radio; Farm-Schedule #51

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