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James P. Watson & Rose Ella Moran

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Husband

 James P. Watson

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1866 Independence, Preston, West Virginia  (birth place from death-register)
Marriage 20 Oct 1889 Marion, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 426 ]
Death 25 Sep 1899 Forksburg, Marion, West Virginia  [ death-register page 68, line 132 ]
Burial Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Joseph J. Watson
his Mother Margaret Morgan (1840-1886)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Typhoid Fever (at 32 years of age)
Wife

 Rose Ella Moran

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 10 May 1868 Marion, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 60, line 234 ]
Death 1946 Marion, West Virginia  (death year from tombstone)
Burial Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Elbert B. Moran (1820-1919)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Anna Margaret VanGilder (1825-1884)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 M Charles Odar Watson b 25 Dec 1890 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 304, line 236 ]  
m 25 Jun 1913 (m1) Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 404 ] Eva M. Heston [ d. 1934 ]
m 7 Mar 1957 (m2) Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 151 ] Mary C. Rubin
d 19 Oct 1963 Grant Town, Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #15348 ] bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
2 M Joseph E. Watson b Sep 1892 Marion, WV  (birth month, year from 1900 census)  
m      
d 1919 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
3 M James Harold Watson b 27 Apr 1895 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 38, line 30 ]  
m 24 Aor 1836 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 182 ] Nola K. Koehler
d 1992 Portsmounth, VA  
4 M Wayne M. Watson b 7 Sep 1897 Marion, WV  [ birth-register page 63, line 103 ]  
d 15 Mar 1923 Marion, WV  [ death-certificate #4329 ] bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
5 M Alden Russell Watson b 5 Dec 1899 Marion, WV  [ delayed-certificate-of-birth #68593 ] (sp. 1905-1974)
m 22 Sep 1933 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 601 ] Anna Lee Carter
d 4 Apr 1968 Grant, WV  [ death-index page 179 ] bur: Mt. Zion Cemetery
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  James P. Watson Spouse:  Rose Ella Moran
Date / Place of Birth:  1866 / Preston, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1868 / Marion, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1899 / Marion, WV Date / Place of Death:  1946 / Marion, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1889 / Marion, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Winfield Township Pg# no. 18
1-year-old James P. Watson is with his parents, Joseph J. Watson (age 34), and Margarett (age 32).
Siblings: Mary A. (age 12) and Lydia E. (age 10).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Marion Twp Winfield Township; PO: Fairmont Pg# no. 14
2-year-old Rose E. Moran is with her parents, Elbert Moran (age 51) and Margaret A. (age 45). Siblings: Elza (26), Lindsay (23), Monroe (21), Rebecca (20), Eldora (17), Peter (15), Oregon (12), Virginia (10), Susan (8), Ida B. (6), and Elbert M. (4).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Harrison ED ED:108; Eagle District Pg# no. 6
13-year-old James P. Watson is with his parents, Joseph J. Watson (age 42) and Margaret (age 40).
Siblings: Mary A. (22), Lydda E. (18), and Joseph F. (9).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:93; Winfield District Pg# no. 32
12-year-old Roselee Moran is with her parents, Elbert Moran (age 59) and Anna M. (age 55).
Siblings: Monroe (32), Oregon (22), Virginia (20), Susan (18), Ida M. (16), and Elbert M. (14).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:64; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 10B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Watson, Rose (head) 32 WV WV-WV; born May 1868; widow; 5-children-born / 5-living; Farmer
", Charles O. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1890
", Joseph E. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1892
", James H. (son) 5 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1895
", Wane M. (son) 2 WV WV-WV; born Sep 1897
", Alden R. (son) 5/12 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1899
Lines 54-59; Enum-Dwelling #167; Enum-Family #167
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:76; Winfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Watson, Rose (head) 41 WV WV-WV; widow; 5-children-born / 5-living; Farmer, General farm; O.A.
", Charles O. (son) 19 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, at home; attended school during the year
", Joseph E. (son) 17 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, at home; attended school during the year
", James H. (son) 15 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Wayne N. (son) 12 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Aldon R. (son) 10 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
Lines 85-90; Enum-Dwelling #96; Enum-Family #97; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule #73
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:19; Fairmont, 2nd Ward Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Watson, Rose E. (head) 51 WV WV-WV; widow; none
", James H. (son) 24 WV WV-WV; single; Selector, Glass factory; W.
", Wayne M. (son) 22 WV WV-WV; single; none
", Alden R. (son) 20 WV WV-WV; single; Selector, Glass factory; W.
109 Cochran, Street; Lines 83-86; Enum-Dwelling #52; Enum-Family #56; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:25-4; Fairmont city, 41st Ward (Pt 1) Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Watson, Rose (head) 62 WV WV-WV; widow
", James H. (son) 35 WV WV-WV; single; Lay out, Mining Machine; W.
", Alden R. (son) 30 WV WV-WV; single; Selector, Glass factory
109 Cothran Street; Lines 90-92; Enum-Dwelling #70; Enum-Family #82; Owns-home, $1500.
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Marion ED ED:25-7A; Fairmont, 4th Ward Pg# Sheet 7B
Name (Relationship) Age BP marital-status; Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
Watson, Rose E. (head) 72 WV widow; H-2; lived in "Same Place" in 1935
109 Cochran Street; Line 54; Owns-home, $1,500.

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