Finley Sheppard & Lucinda Marcum

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Family Group Report

Husband

Finley Sheppard

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Apr 1868 Logan/Mingo, West Virginia (birthdate on ts is Apr-1868; birthdate on dc is 23-Apr-1870)
Marriage 16 Dec 1890 Logan, WV (Register of Marriages, page 65, line 49)
Death 21 Sep 1957 home, Rt. 1, Delbarton, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #57-011990)
Burial Sheppard Cemetery, Mingo, WV; Find-a-Grave Memorial #61634851
his Father A. J. Sheppard (1837-1931) [father's name from Finley's dc]; [father's b/d years from tombstone in Sheppard Cemetery]
his Mother Julia Runyon [mother's name from Finley's dc]
Notes about Husband: also known as "James Finley Sheppard"
Wife

Lucinda Marcum

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 13 Jun 1870 Wayne County, WV (bp from son JP's dc) (birthdate from tombstone)
Death 14 May 1942 R-1, Williamson, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #6631)
Burial Sheppard Cemetery, Mingo, WV; Find-a-Grave Memorial #61634897
her Father Harrison Marcum, born in Wayne County, WV [father's name/bp from Lucinda's dc]
her Mother Lucinda - - -; born in Wilsondale, WV [mother's name/bp from Lucinda's dc]
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Florence Sheppard b Jun 21,1892 Logan, WV (birthdate/place from dc)  
m 21 Apr 1910 Mingo, WV (marriage-license page 72) Walter Mounts
d 7 Oct 1942 Holden, Logan, WV (death-certificate #14211) bur: Mounts Cemetery
2 M John Steven Sheppard
"Steve"
b 13 Jan 1894 Logan, WV (delayed cert-of-birth #34478) (sp. 1898-1990)
m 22 Apr 1917 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (mar-license page 434) Columbia Mayberry
d 27 Nov 1977 Mingo, WV bur: Sheppard Cemetery
3 M Pierce G. Sheppard
"Percy"
b 5 Jan 1896 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (birthdate from dc) (sp. 1898-1965)
m 28 Jul 1913 (m1) Mingo, WV (mar-lic page 208) [divorced] Lottie Hall
m 15 Jan 1917 (m2) Logan, WV (mar-reg page 316, line 30) Bertha Elva Hayes
d 11 Jan 1930 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #886) bur: Sheppard Cemetery
4 F Mollie A. Sheppard b 14 Apr 1896 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (birth-date from ts)  
m 24 Nov 1915 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (mar-lic page 258) John Estep
d 1983 Mingo, WV bur: Estep Family Cem
5 M James Patrick
Sheppard
b 10 Dec 1897 <-date on tombstone; birthdate on dc is 16 Dec 1900)  
m     Rosy/Roxy Ooten
d 15 Mar 1947 Belo, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #3325) bur; Sheppard Cemetery
6 M William J. B. Sheppard b 8 May 1900 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (sp. 1907-2000)
m 20 Nov 1923 Mingo, WV (mar-lic page 300) Polly Maynard
d 16 Aug 1959   bur: Sheppard Cemetery
7 M Jacob "Jake" E. Sheppard b 28 Jan 1901 Mingo, WV (sp. 1914-1968)
m     Parlee Estep
d 23 Sep 1989 Myrtle, Mingo, WV bur: Sheppard Cemetery
8 M Robert Wayne
Sheppard
b 27 Sep 1903 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (birth date/place from dc) (single on dc)
m   (cause of death: Pulmonary Tuberculosis)  
d 13 Jun 1927 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #7822) bur: Sheppard Cemetery
9 F Julia Ann Sheppard b 5 Dec 1906 Myrtle, Mingo, WV  
m      
d 1989 Mingo, WV bur: Sheppard Cemetery
10 M Hiram Sheppard b 1908 (dob on dc Jan 1911, on 1910 census he was 1y-8m)  
m     Victoria Dempsey
d 14 Mar 1940 Belo, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #5591)  
11 M Lonzo V. Sheppard
"Lonnie"
b 11 Jun 1910 Myrtle, Mingo, WV (sp. 1916-1998)
m   Williamson, WV Effie Hall
d 29 Apr 2007 Pike County, KY bur: Sheppard Cemetery
12 M Sidney Sheppard b 1914    
m      
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Finley Sheppard Spouse: Lucinda Marcum
Date / Place of Birth: 23 Apr 1870 / WV Date / Place of Birth: Mar-1873 / WV
Date / Place of Death: 21 Sep 1957 / Mingo, WV Date / Place of Death: 14 May 1942 / Mingo, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 16 Dec 1890 / Logan, WV
1870 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
 
1870 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
 
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wayne ED ED:149, West half of Lincoln Pg# 28 & 29
 
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wayne ED ED:149, West half of Lincoln Pg# 28 & 29
9-yr-old Lucinda Marcum is w/parents James H. (56) & Sarah (50).
Siblings: Wm W 23, Thomas T 21, Jane 15, Sarah 13, Frances 11, & Serilda 7
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED ED:88, Hardee District Pg# sheet 1A
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Sheppard, Finley 30 WV NC-VA; born Apr-1870; mar-10-yrs; Farmer; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage
", Lucinda (wife) 27 WV VA-KY; born Mar-1873; mar-10-yrs; 6-children / 6-living
", Florence (dau) 7 WV WV-WV; born Jun-1892
", John S. (son) 6 WV WV-WV; born Jan-1894
", Pierce G. (son) 4 WV WV-WV; born Jan-1896
", Mollie A. (dau) 3 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1897
", James P. (son) 1 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1898
", Wm J. B. (son) 0/12 WV WV-WV; born May 1900
Lines 32-39; Enum-Dwelling #6; Enum-Family #6; Farm Schedule 6
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED ED:145; Hardee District Pg# sheet 4B
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Sheppard, Finley 40 WV NC-WV; married-20-yrs; Farmer, General farm; owns farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm Sch 55
", Lucinda (wife) 38 WV WV-KY; married-20-yrs; 10-children / 10-living; none
", Florence (dau) 17 WV WV-WV; Gardening, home garden
", John S. (son) 16 WV WV-WV; Farming, home farm; attended school during the year
", Mollie (dau) 13 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", William J. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Jacob E. (son) 7 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Robert W. (son) 5 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Julia A. (dau) 4 WV WV-WV
", Hiram (son) 1-8/12 WV WV-WV
Lines 80-89; Enum-Dwelling #63; Enum-Family #63; (son Pierce G. is w/grandparents in previous household on same page)
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED ED:107; Hardee Magisterial District Pg# sh 18a-18b
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Sheapard, Finley 50 WV NC-WV; Farmer, General Farm; Farm Schedule #73
", Lucinda (wife) 48 WV WV-KY
", Willie (son) 18 WV WV-WV; Farm Laborer, Home Farm
", Jake Ed (son) 16 WV WV-WV; Farm Laborer, Home Farm
", Robert (son) 14 WV WV-WV; Farm Laborer, Home Farm
", Julia (dau) 13 WV WV-WV
", Hiram (son) 11 WV WV-WV
", Lonzoe (son) 8 WV WV-WV
", Sidney (son) 6 WV WV-WV
Lines 50 & 51-58; Enum-Dwelling #317; Enum-Family #317
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED ED:30-1; Hardee District Pg# sheet 19A
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Sheppard, Findlay 59 WV NC-WV; married-at-age-20; Farmer, General farm; Owns home; Farm Schedule 27
", Lucinda (wife) 57 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-18; none
", James P. (son) 30 WV WV-WV; Driver, Taxi car
", Julia (dau) 23 WV WV-WV
", Lonzo (son) 18 WV WV-WV
", Jacob E. (son) 25 WV WV-WV; Laborer, coal mines
", Sidney A. (son) 16 WV WV-WV
Lines 16-22; Enum-Dwelling #343; Enum-Family #345
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Mingo ED 4-15; Hardee District Pg# sheet 12B
Name Age BP Highest-grade attended; Additional Information
Sheppard, Finley 69 WV 8th grade; Operator, Saw Mill; Farm Schedule #92
", Lucinda (wife) 68 WV 4th grade
", Julia (dau) 34 WV 4th grade
Lines 47-49; Household #188; Owns-home, $1200; family live in "same house" in 1935

 

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