Submitted by Helen Durbin.
Joseph Johnson O'Neil appeared in the 1810 census of Marshall County, Virginia with 2 males under 10; 1 male 26 to 45 and 1 female 16 to 26. Joseph Johnson O'Neil was married first to Elizabeth Armstrong. Two sons are:(1) Samuel O'Neil (buried in Highland Cemetery, Wetzel County, WVa.) Samuel was married to Rebecca Blake, first. Their marriage appears in Book 1, page 40 of Marshall County Marriage Records. She was born in Marshall County, WVa. 20 Nov 1821, the daughter of Solomon Alva and Mary Blake (Solomon was b. 1801 Marshall County, WVa, died 1860 aged 66. He was the s/o Isaac and Jane Blake. Solomon's wife Mary was born in Pa, ca 1803 and died 1860 aged 70). She died 7 Apr 1892, in Wetzel County WVa. Samuel married for his second wife: Margaret sometime around 1793. I only have one child so far of Samuel and Rebecca (Blake) O'Neil: Johnson O'Neil born Marshall County, WVa. 27 Sept 1748. He died in Proctor District, of Marshall County WVa. 27 Dec 1875. He married 17 Dec 1875 in Wetzel County, WVa. to Rachel (Hendershot) Yoho. She died in New Martinsville, WVa. 5 Sept 1936.
Son #(2) William J. O'Neil aged 56 years old. His death appears in Death Records Book 1, page 66. He was listed as the son of Johnson and E. O'Neil. He died in Marshall County, WVa. 5 Sept 1886.