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William Abner Morley & Margaret "Mary" C. Sigler

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Husband

 William Abner Morley

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 18 Feb 1837 Pennsylvania
Marriage 18 Sep 1860 Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 17, line 5 ]
Death 22 Apr 1925 Fairmont, Winfield District, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #4902 ]
Burial Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Benjamin Morley
his Mother Margaret Mundell
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Influenza (at 88 years of age)
Wife

 Margaret "Mary" C. Sigler

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 18 Dec 1843 Hoult, Marion, West Virginia
Death 7 May 1930 Wheeling Township, Belmont, Ohio  [ death-certificate #27943 ]
Burial Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Jacob Sigler (born in Allegany, MD)
her Mother Asenath Jacobs (born in Allegany, MD)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Apoplexy, second attack
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 F Margaret A. Morley b 1862   (sp. 1844-1887)
m 3 Oct 1886 Marion, WV  [ marriage-register page 94, line 110 ] John Clark Ross
d 4 Sep 1890 Marion, WV  [ death-register page 111, line 117 ]  
2 F Ella C. Morley b 30 Jul 1868 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 60, line 239 ] [ sp. 1860-1919 d.c.]
m Jan 19 1886 Marion, WV  [ marriage-register page 92, line 7 ] Charles B. Satterfield
d 21 Dec 1919 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #464 ] bur: Meadowdale Cem.
3 M Charles G. Morley b 8 Aug 1874 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 118, line 244 ] [ sp. 1882-1960 d.c.]
m 20 Mar 1900 Monongalia, WV  [ marriage-register page 101, line 17 ] Ethel V. Boyd
d 15 Oct 1958 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #13588 ] bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
4 M Dennis Bert Morley b 21 Feb 1878 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 162, line 279 ] [ sp. 1880-1950 d.c.]
m 5 Dec 1900 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 348 ] Della McGinnis
d 18 May 1942 Weston, Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate #6279 ] bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
5 F Carrie O. Morley
"Della"
b 19 Apr 1882 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 208, line 282 ]  
  29 Jun 1902 (m1) Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 312 ] Fred A. Frye
m 19 Aug 1921 (m2) Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ mar-license page 64 ] James Vincenzo Gatti
d 2 Mar 1958 Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ death-certificate #3923 ] bur: Union Cemetery
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  William Abner Morley Spouse:  Margaret "Mary" C. Sigler
Date / Place of Birth:  1837 / Pennsylvania Date / Place of Birth:  1843 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1925 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  1930 / Belmont, Ohio
Marriage Date / Place:  1860 / Marion, WV
1850 ST VA COUNTY: Marion Twp The Eastern District Pg# no. 38
13-year-old Abner W. Morley is with his parents, Benjamin Morley (age 68) and Margaret A. (age 58); sister, Sarah A. (age 17)
1850 ST VA COUNTY: Marion Twp The Eastern District Pg# no. 14
6-year-old Margaret M. Sigler is with her parents, Jacob Sigler (age 37) and Abernathy (age 32).
Siblings: William P. (12), Phillip H. (9), Martha E. (4), and Sarah R. (1); Other: Catherine Jacob (age 35)
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Marion Twp Third Magisterial District Pg# no. 107
23-year-old Abner W. Morley is with his mother, Margaret A. Morley (age 66).
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Marion Twp Second Magisterial District Pg# no. 76
16-year-old Margaret M. C. Seigler is with her parents, Jacob Seigler (age 47) and Aseneth (age 42).
Siblings: Martha E. (13), Sarah J. (10, Hannah A. (8), Louisa Z. (5), Enos Biddle (3); Other: Catherine Jacobs (44, Teacher)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Winfield Township Pg#  18 & 19
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Morley, William A. 33 PA Farmer; Real-Estate value $1,500
", Margaret M. 26 VA Keeping house
", Margaret A. 8 VA at home
", Ella C. 2 WV at home
Lines 40 & 1-3; Enum-Dwelling #136; Enum-Family #138. Note: Wm's mother, Margaret A. (age 76) is in the previous household.
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:93; Winfield District Pg# no. 16
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Manley, William 43 PA MD-MD; married; Farmer
", Nancy (wife) 40 WV MD-MD; married; Keeping House
", Margaret (dau) 18 WV PA-WV; at home; attended school during the year
", Ellie C. (dau) 11 WV PA-WV; at home; attended school during the year
", Charles G. (son) 5 WV PA-WV
", Dennis (son) 2 WV PA-WV
Lines 21-26; Enum-Dwelling #22; Enum-Family #24.
Note: Last-name, and wife's given-name don't match. The names/ages of the 4 children match William & Margaret/Mary Morley.
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED: 64; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 11A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Morley, William A. (head) 63 PA PA-PA; born Feb 1837; married-40-years; Farmer
", Mary C. (wife) 56 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1843; married-40-years; 5-children-born / 4-living
", Dennis B. (son) 22 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1878; single; Farm laborer
", Carrie O. (dau) 18 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1882; single
Lines 34-37; Enum-Dwelling #179; Enum-Family #179; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #153
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:76; Winfield District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morley, William A. (head) 73 PA MD-PA; 1st-marriage; married-49-years; none
", Mary C. (wife) 66 WV MD-MD; 1st-marriage; married-49-years; 5-children-born / 4-living
Lines 15-16; Enum-Dwelling #122; Enum-Family #121; Rents-home
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ed:43; Winfield District Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Morley, William A. (head) 82 PA PA-PA; married; Farmer, General farm; O.A.
", Mary C. (wife) 76 WV MD-MD; married
Lines 65-66; Enum-Dwelling #51; Enum-Family #54; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #45
1930 ST OH COUNTY: Belmont ED ED:64; Wheeling Township Pg# Sheet 19A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Gatti, James (head) 38 Italy Italy-Italy; married-age-28-at-first-marriage; immi-1913, Na; Miner, Coal Mine
", Della (wife) 46 WV PA-MD; married; age 36-at-first-marriage
", Norman (son) 8 OH Italy-WV
Frye, William (st-son) 17 WV WV-WV; Miner, Coal Mine
Morley, Mary C. (m-in-law) 86 MD PA-MD; widow
Taplin Mine; Lines 61-65; Enum-Dwelling #263; Enum-Family #263; Owns-home, $850. has a Radio.

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