Charles E. Compton & Georgianna Welling

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Charles Edward Compton

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 4 Sep 1851 Taylor, West Virginia  (birth-date from tombstone, birth-county/state from marriage-record)
Marriage 26 May 1874 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-record page 121, bottom record ]
Death 21 Jan 1926 (death-date from tombstone)
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Harry Compton
his Mother Ruth Ann Hardman
Notes about Husband:
Wife

Georgianna Welling

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 24 Jan 1856 Taylor, West Virginia  (birth-date from tombstone, birth-county/state from marriage-record)
Death 13 Jan 1926 (death-date from tombstone)
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father James William Welling
her Mother Mariah Luzadder
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Edgar M. Compton b 2 Mar 1876 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 119, line 45 ]  
m      
d 27 Aug 1950 (full death date on tombstone) bur: Asbury Meth Ch. Cem
2 F Bessie Compton b 2 Mar 1878* Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 11, line 42 ]  
m 9 Jun 1903 Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ marriage-license page 185 ] Justin M. Carskadon
d 1 Jan 1965 Clarksburg, Harrison, WV  [ death-certificate #314 ] bur: Elk View Cemetery
Notes about Children:
2) Bessie Compton - birthdate difference: 2 Mar 1878 on birth-register; 1 Mar 1877 on death-certificate

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Charles Edward Compton Spouse:  Georgianna Welling
Date / Place of Birth:  1851  /  Taylor, (West) Virginia Date / Place of Birth:  1856  /  Taylor, (West) Virginia
Date / Place of Death:  1926  /   Date / Place of Death:  1926  /  
Marriage Date / Place:  1874  /  Taylor, WV
1870 ST Va COUNTY: Taylor Twp Grafton Township; PO: Pruntytown Pg# no. 14
19-year-old Charles E. Compton is living with his parents, Henry Compton (age 44) & Ruth A. (age 43).
Siblings: Marcellus (17), Millard F. (15), Nellie (12), Lenora (6), and Harry (1).
1870 ST Va COUNTY: Taylor Twp Grafton Township; PO: Prunty Town Pg# no. 11
14-year-old Georgia Welling is living with her mother, Maria Welling (age 47).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:81; Grafton; District 81 Pg#  no. 22
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Compton, Charles E. 28 VA PA-PA; married; Tinner for R.R. Co.
", Georga Anna (wife) 24 VA MD-VA; married; Keeping House
", Edgar M. (son) 4 WV VA-VA
", Bessie V. (dau) 2 WV VA-VA
Welling, Maria (m-in-law) 57 VA PA-MD; widow; General Housework
Hiemus, George (empl) 61 Prussia Prussia-Prussia; widower; Tinner
Lines 13-17; Enum-Dwelling #197; Enum-Family #210
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:130; Grafton, 2nd Ward Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Compton, Charles (head) 47 WV PA-MD; born Sep 1851; married-26-years; Com Water worker
", Georgia A. (wife) 44 WV MD-WV; born Jan 1856; married 26-years; 2-children-born / 2-children-living
", Bessie (dau) 22 WV WV-WV; born May 1878; single; Book Keeper
East Main Street; Lines 29-31; Enum-Dwelling #116; Enum-Family #118; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:139; Grafton, 3rd Ward Pg# Sheet 2A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Compton, Charles E. (head) 58 WV PA-MD; 1st-marriage; married-36-years; Superintendent, Electric Light Plant
", Georgia A. (wife) 54 WV MD-WV; 1st-marriage; married-36-years; 2-children-born / 2-children-living
211 Main Street; Lines 41-42; Enum-Dwelling #28; Enum-Family #32; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:131; Grafton, 3rd Ward Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Compton, Charles E. (head) 68 WV PA-WV; married; none
", Georgie A. (wife) 63 VA MD-WV; married
205 East Main Street; Lines 45-46; Enum-Dwelling #111; Enum-Family #125; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage

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