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Burr Powell & Roxanna Boggess

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Husband

 Burr Powell

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 4 Jan 1848 Taylor, West Virginia
Marriage 28 Jul 1870 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 98, 1st record ]
Death 27 Feb 1909  
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Burr Powell
his Mother Jane Brohard
Notes about Husband:
Wife

 Roxanna Boggess

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 6 Dec 1848 Marion, West Virginia
Death 18 Apr 1902 Fairmont, West Virginia  [ death-register page 159, line 264 ]
Burial Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virignia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Hillary Boggess
her Mother Matilda Merrifield
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Brights Diseast (at 53 years of age)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Guy Powell b 30 Apr 1871 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 86, line 197 ] (sp. 1873-1908)
m 1893   Catherine Miller
d 5 Feb 1905 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-register pg 41, line 220 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
2 M Dent B. Powell b 17 Mar 1874 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 107, line 279 ] (sp. 1875-1967)
m 11 Jan 1899 Palatine, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 377 ] Anna L. Wilson
d 4 May 1937 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #7641 ] bur: Woodlawn Cemetery
3 F Neta Powell b 16 Apr 1878 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 16, line 267 ] (sp. 1874-1915)
m 27 Jun 1900 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 186 ] Aldine L. Hammer
d 1946   bur: Maple Grove Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Burr Powell Spouse:  Roxanna Boggess
Date / Place of Birth: 1848  /  Taylor, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1848  /  Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1909  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Death: 1902  /  Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1870  /  Taylor, WV
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Barbour Twp District No. 5 Pg#  pg 89
3-year-old Burr Powell is with his parents, Burr Powell (age 40) & Jane (age 35).
Siblings: John A. (14), William (13), Jasper (12), Allison (10), Harrison (8), and Sylvester (6).
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Palatine, the Eastern District Pg#  140
1-year-old Roxanna Boggess is with her parents, Hillery Boggess (age 46) & Mathilda (age 42).
Siblings: Augustus (20), Maria (18), Sophronia (13), and Melissa (9).
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Taylor Twp PO: Pruntytown Pg# 175 / 675
13-year-old Burr Powell is with his parents, Burr Powell (age 38) & Jane (age 43).
Siblings: Allison (20), Harrison (18), & Silvester (15)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Palatine, Second Magisterial District Pg# no. 67& 68
11-year-old Roxanna Boggess is with her mother, Mathilda Boggess (age 50) and sister Corah (age 4).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor Twp Flemington Township Pg#   19 & 20 
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Powell, Jane 62 Va Keeping house; Personal-Estate value $300
", Jasper 31 Va Fireman on R.R.; Real-Estate value $400.
", Burr, Jr. 22 Va Brakesman on R.R.
Lines 39-40 & 1; Enum-Dwelling #142; Enum-Family #141
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor Twp Flemington Township Pg#  19 / 153a 
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Powell, William S. 78 Va Physician; Real-Estate value $600; Personal-Estate value $150
", Matilda 64 Va Keeping house
Boggess, Rosanna 21 Va  
", Cora 14 Va attended school during the year
Lines 5-9; Enum-Dwelling #136; Enum-Family #135
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:77; Flemington Pg# no. 16
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Powell, Burr D. 32 WV WV-WV; married; Coal Miner
", Roxie H. (wife) 31 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping house
", Guy (son) 9 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Dent (son) 6 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Neta (dau) 2 WV WV-WV
", Franklin C. (boarder) 17 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
Lines 15-20; Enum-Dwelling #114; Enum-Family #126
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED: 51; Fairmont, 1st Ward; Union District Pg# Sheet 10B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Powell, Burr D. (head) 52 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1848; married-30-years; Teamster; Owns-home, mortgaged
", Roxey (wife) 51 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1848; married-30-years; 3-children-born / 3-living
", Neta (dau) 22 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1878; single
Columbia Street; Lines 54-56; Enum-Dwelling #177; Enum-Family #192

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