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Nelson Garnet Sapp & Louisa Bird Rowe

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Nelson Garnet Sapp

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Jan 1863 West Virginia  (birth month/year & state from 1900 census)
Marriage 1 Jan 1885 at bride's parents residence; Preston, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 485 ]
Death 24 Oct 1908 Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 152, line 14 ]
Burial  
his Father  Benjamin Sapp
his Mother  Phoebe Sapp
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Complications (at age 47 years)
Wife

 Louisa Bird Rowe

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Oct 1866 West Virginia  (birth month/year & state from 1900 census)
Death    
Burial  
her Father  William Rowe
her Mother  Martha Jane Williams
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Icia Ethel Sapp b Jul 1885    
m 15 Apr 1911 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 33 ] J. Frank Morris
d      
2 M Perry Franklin Sapp b 6 Jan 1887 Iron Dale, Preston, WV  [ delayed birth-cert #53986 ]  
m   (m1)  
m 14 Nov 1911 (m2) Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license pg 277 ] Edith Summers
m 18 Apr 1918 (m3) Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license pg 100 ] Emma L. Anderson
d 15 Nov 1961 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #15352 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
3 M Sherman Grover Sapp b 17 Apr 1889 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ delayed birth-cert #32241 ]  
m 4 Nov 1911 (m1) Clarksburg, Harrison, WV  [ mar-license page 376 ] Emma Laura Fast
m 17 Feb 1923 (m2) Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license pg 145 ] Zelda Wheeler Harris
d 11 Jan 1957 Clarksburg, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #296 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
4 M James Harry Sapp b 23 Sep 1881 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 310, line 237 ] [ sp. 1897-1955 d.c. ]
m     Darlie Reed Jenkins
d 4 Feb 1959 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #2075 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
5 F Mabel Edna Sapp
"Edna Mabel"
b 28 Feb 1894 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ delayed birth-certificate #60497 ]  
m 14 Nov 1911 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 276 ] Francis Litton
d      
6 M Ralph Sapp b 28 Oct 1898 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 74, line 27 ] "single"
d 27 Dec 1924 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #15175 ] bur: Maple Grove Cem.
7 F Helen Sapp b 12 Jan 1901 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 74, line 212 ]  
m      
d      
Notes about Children:
2) Perry Franklin Sapp - "widow" on his 2nd marriage-license; "divorced" on his 3rd marriage-license

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Nelson Garnet Sapp Spouse:  Louisa Bird Rowe
Date / Place of Birth: 1863  /  Preston, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1866  /  Preston, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1908  /  Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  
Marriage Date / Place: 1885  /  Preston, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Preston Twp Lyon Township Pg# no. 14
8-year-old Nelson Sapp is with his parents, Benjamin Sapp (age 36) and Phoebe (age 35).
Siblings: Franklin (10), and Sarah B. (3).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Preston Twp Lyon Township Pg# no. 4 & 5
3-year-old Louisa B. Row is with her parents, William Row (age 45) & Martha (age 40)
Siblings: William A. (21), James (17), Peter M. (14), Sarah E. (10), John (9), and Martha B. (4)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Preston ED ED:64; Lyon District Pg# no. 44
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
14-year-old Louisa B. Rowe is with her parents, Wm (age 58) & Martha J. (age 50).
Siblings: Peter (24), Sarah E. J. (22), John (18), Martha B. (16) and a nephew, Earnest B. (age 2).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:51; Fairmont, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 9A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Sapp, Nelson (head) 37 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1863; married-16-years; Locomotive Fireman; Rents-home
", Louisa (wife) 33 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1866; married-16-years; 7-children-born / 6-living
", Icie (dau) 14 WV WV-WV; born July 1885; attended school 6 months during the year
", Frank (son) 13 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1887; attended school 6 months during the year
", Sherman (son) 11 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1889; attended school 6 months during the year
", Harry (son) 8 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1891; attended school 6 months during the year
", Mable (dau) 6 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1894
", Ralph (son) 1 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1898
Diamond Street; Lines 8-15; Enum-Dwelling #155; Enum-Family #168
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:58 Pg# Sheet 18A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Sapp, Louisa (head) 39 WV WV-WV; widow; 7-children-born / 7-living; Laundress, at-home; Rents-home
", Ethel (dau) 23 WV WV-WV; single; 1-child-born / 1-living; Laundress, at-home
", Harry (son) 20 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, Railroad
", Mable (dau) 16 WV WV-WV
", Ralph (son) 10 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Helen (dau) 8 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Edith (gr-dau) 3 WV Unknown-WV
210 Haymond Street; Lines 35-41; Enum-Dwelling #353; Enum-Family #403
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:17; Fairmont, 1st Wart Pg# Sheet 11B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Sapp, Louise (head) 54 WV WV-Va; widow; Rents-home
", Ralph (son) 22 WV WV-WV; Single; Laborer, Ley & Co.
Slaughter, Helen (gr-dau) 15 WV WV-WV
Luther, James (gr-son) 6 WV WV-WV
", Robt (gr-son) 3 WV WV-WV
Lines 80-84; Enum-Dwelling #208; Enum-Family #248

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