Silas Damron & Lydia Meade

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Family Group Report

Husband

Silas Damron

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth May 1831 Floyd County, Kentucky  (birth-mo/year from 1900 census; birth-place from marriage register)
Marriage 22 Mar 1855 Wayne County, (W)Va [Register of Marriages, page 2, line 42]
Death    
Burial  
his Father Samuel Damron (1793-1889)  [Find-A-Grave Memorial]
his Mother Sarah Ratcliff (1799-1863)
Notes about Husband:
Wife

Lydia Meade

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Mar 1831 Logan County, Virginia  (birth-mo/year from 1900 census; birth-place from marriage register)
Death    
Burial  
her Father William Bingham Meade, Jr.
her Mother Jane Ellen Rutherford
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Samuel Damron b 8 Dec 1856 Wayne, (W)Va  [Indexed Reg. of Births, page 1-A]  
m      
d      
2 M George W. Damron b 9 May 1857 (birth-date from tombstone) (sp. 1866-1947)
m 29 Aug 1884 Logan, WV  [mar-reg. page 48, line 67] Isabell Newsome Evans
d 8 Oct 1921 Martin, KY (death-date from tombstone) bur: Perry Cemetery
3 M William Damron b 8 Jan 1859 Logan, WV  [Indexed Reg. of Births, page 31, line 13]  
m     Polly Damron
d      
4 F Sarah J. Damron b 1862 (birth-year estimated from 1870 census)  
m 10 Jul 1881 Logan, WV  [mar-reg, page 41, line 31] Isaac Brewer
d 14 Oct 1930 Renshaw, Pope, IL  
5 M John Damron b 1863 (birth-year estimated from 1870 census)  
m      
d      

Notes about Children:
(2) George's spouse Isabell was the daughter of James Evans and Alpha Taylor.


Census Analysis

Head of Household: Silas Damron Spouse: Lydia Meade
Date / Place of Birth: May-1831; Kentucky Date / Place of Birth: Mar-1831; Virginia
Date / Place of Death:   Date / Place of Death:  
Marriage Date / Place: 22 Mar 1855 / Wayne, WV
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Wayne Twp District 66th (family 574) Pg# 252B
19-yr-old Sylus Damron is w/parents Samuel (57) & Sally (47).
Siblings: Nancy 33, Moses 20, Dolly 17, Jane 14, George & Ali (twins,9), Wm 2
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Logan Twp (not stated), (family 451) Pg#  
18-yr-old Lydia Meade is w/parents Wm B (53) & Jane E (47).
Siblings: John 16, Ellen 15, Lacy 13, Lewis 10, Thomas 8, Wm 6, Cyrus 5
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Logan Twp (not stated); Post-Office: Mouth Pigeon Pg# No. 105
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Damron, Silas 29 Ky  
", Lydda 29 Va  
", Samuel 5 Va  
", George W. 3 Va  
", William 1 Va  
Damron, George W. 21 Va Day Laborer; Personal-Estate $79.
Lines 26-31; Enum-Dwelling #671; Enum-Family #670
1870 ST  IN COUNTY: Decatur Twp Marion Township; Post-Office: Newpoint Pg# No. 15
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Damron, Silas 39 Va Farm Laborer; Personal-Estate value $200.
", Lydia 39 Ky Keeping House
", Samuel 14 Va attended school during the year
", Geo. W. 13 Va attended school during the year
", Wm. B. 11 Ky attended school during the year
", Sarah J. 8 Va attended school during the year
", John 7 Va attended school during the year
Lines 19-25; Enum-Dwelling #95; Enum-Family #97
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Logan ED ED:73; Hardee Pg# No. 11
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Damron, Silas 49 Va Va-Ky; married; Laborer
", Liddie (wife) 49 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping House
", Samuel (son) 25 WV Va-Va
", George (son) 23 WV Va-Va
", William (son) 21 Ky Va-Va
", Sarah (dau) 19 WV Va-Va
", John (son) 17 WV Va-Va
Lines 42-48; Enum-Dwelling #87; Enum-Family #105
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED ED:89; Harvey District Pg# sheet 22A
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Damron, Silaw 69 Ky Va-Ky; May-1831; married-45-years; Farmer; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule #204
", Lydia (wife) 69 WV Va-Ky; Mar-1831; married-45-years; 5-children / 5-living
Brewer, I. Anthie (g-dau) 10 WV WV-WV; Dec-1889; attended school 4 months during the year
", Laura Bell (g-dau) 13* WV WV-WV; Jul-1896 (*age 13 as recorded, but birth-year has 1896); attended sch 1 mo.
Lines 16-19; Enum-Dwelling #378; Enum-Family #399
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