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James Calvin Robe & Araminta Jane Loar

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Husband

 James Calvin Robe

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 22 Jan 1855 Marion, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage 8 Nov 1877 Monongalia, WV  [ marriage-register page 40, line 57 ]
Death 13 May 1943 Bunner Ridge, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #6119 ]
Burial Bunner Cemetery, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Isaiah Robe  (1831-1905)
his Mother Rebecca Steele  (1832-1897)
Notes about Husband:
Wife

 Araminta Jane Loar

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 30 Jun 1861* Monongalia, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 67, line 6 ]
Death 12 Jan 1919 (death date from tombstone)
Burial Bunner Cemetery, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father George T. Loar  (1830-1914)
her Mother Mary E. Roderick  (1838-1876)
Notes about Wife: Birth-date difference: birth-register has 30 Jun 1861; tombstone has 30 Jun 1860
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 F Mary O. Robe b 7 Nov 1878 Marion, WV  (birth date/place from death-certificate) [ sp. 1873-1944 d.c.]
m 31 Aug 1905 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 369 ] Henderson Pride
d 22 Feb 1965 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #3740 ] bur: Pride Cemetery
2 M George E. Robe b 15 Sep 1880 Monongalia, WV  (birth-date/place from death-cert)  
m 16 Jul 1907 (m1) Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 438 ] Catherine Travis (d.1909)
m 31 May 1934 (m2) Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 349 ] Sarah Etta Page [ d.1963 ]
d 20 Dec 1959 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #16606 ] bur: Bunner Cemetery
3 M Lester W. Robe
"Willie Lester"
b 15 Jul 1883 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 221, line 390 ] (sp. 1887-1970)
m 15 Nov 1908 Monongalia, WV [ marriage-license page 294 ] Mary M. Morris
d 16 Aug 1965 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #11941 ] bur: Pisgah Cemetery
4 M Denzel M. Robe b 7 Feb 1897 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 61, line 28 ] [ sp. 1898-1945 d.c.]
m 24 Sep 1921 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 17 ] Ota Pride
d 1976 (death year from tombstone) bur: Bunner Cemetery
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  James Calvin Robe Spouse:  Araminta Jane Loar
Date / Place of Birth:  1855 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1860 / Monongalia, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1943 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  1919 /
Marriage Date / Place:  1877 / Monongalia, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Monongalia Twp Clinton Township Pg# no. 33
15-year-old James C. Robe is with his parents, Isaiah Robe (age 38) & Rebecca (age 38).
Siblings: Mary E. (13), Nancy E. (12), Sarah F. (5), and Isadora (3).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Monongalia ED ED:94; Clinton District Pg# no. 3
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Robe, James C. 25 VA VA-VA; married; Farmer
", Araminta J. (wife) 19 VA VA-VA; married; Keeps house
", Mary Oreal (dau) 1 WV VA-VA; at home
Lines 15-17; Enum-Dwelling #21; Enum-Family #21
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED: 64; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Robe, James C. (head) 44 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1835; married-22-years; Farmer
", Arminta J. (wife) 40 WV WV-WV; born Jun 1860; married-22-years; 4-children-born / 4-living
", Mary O. (dau) 21 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1878; single
", George E. (son) 20 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1880; single; Farm laborer
", Lester W. (son) 17 WV WV-WV; born July 1883; single; attended school 5 months during the year
", Denzel M. (son) 3 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1897
Lines 62-67; Enum-Dwelling #79; Enum-Family #79; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #71
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:76; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Robe, James C. (head) 55 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-32-years; Farmer, General farm; O.A.
", Araminta J. (wife) 50 WV MD-WV; 1st-marriage; married-32-years; 4-children-born / 4-living
", George E. (son) 28 WV WV-WV; widower; Farmer, General farm; O.A.; Owns-farm, mortgaged; FS# 47
", Denzel M. (son) 12 WV WV-WV
Lines 7-10; Enum-Dwelling #59; Enum-Family #59; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #55
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:43; Winfield District Pg# Sheet 4B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Robe, James C. (head) 65 WV WV-WV; widower; Farmer, General farm; O.A.
", George (son) 38 WV WV-WV; widower; Farmer, General farm; O.A.
", Denzil (son) 22 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, Glass factory
Lines 98-100; Enum-Dwelling #83; Enum-Family #86; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:39; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Robe, George E. (head) 48 WV WV-WV; widower; Farmer, General Farm. O.
", James C. (father) 75 WV WV-WV; widower
Demoss, Evaline (aunt) 73 WV WV-WV; widow
Lines 93-95; Enum-Dwelling #17; Enum-Family #17; Owns-farm; has a Radio; Farm-Schedule #19
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:25-56; Winfield District Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-Status; Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
Robe, George C. (head) 59 WV married; 8; Farmer, Farm; O.A.; lived in "same house" in 1935
", Etta (wife) 58 WV married; 8; lived in "same house" in 1935
", Calvin (father) 86 WV widower; 8; lived in "same house" in 1935
Demoss, Evaline (aunt) 80 WV widow; 8; lived in "same house" in 1935
Lines 76-79; Household #37; Owns-home, $2,000.

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