Robert McConkey & Christina Rogers

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Robert McConkey

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1831 Pennsylvania  (birth-year from tombstone; birth-state from marriage-register)
Marriage 20 Mar 1856 Taylor, (West) Virginia  [ marriage-register page 12, 10th record ]
Death 1903 Taylor, West Virginia  (death-year from tombstone)
Burial  Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father  William McConkey
his Mother  Jane Ann McCurdy
Notes about Husband:
Wife

 Christina Rogers

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1834 Taylor, (West) Virginia  (birth-place from marriage-register)
Death 24 Jan 1916 Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-register page 141, line 36 ]
Burial  Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father  Jacob Rogers
her Mother  Matilda Snider
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Pneumonia Fever (age 83 years)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Arthelia Jane McConkey b 11 Feb 1857 Taylor, WV (birth-date from dc, b-county from mar-reg)  
m 25 Dec 1878 Fetterman, Taylor, WV  [ mar-reg page 154, 8th record ] Thomas F. Finch
d 6 Sep 1932 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate #11362 ] bur: Bluemont Cemetery
2 F Carrie McConkey b 1868 Taylor, WV  (b-county from death-reg; age 4y-6m-27d)  
d 11 Jan 1873 Taylor, WV  [ death-register page 38, line 62 ]  
3 F Laura B. McConkey b 19 Jan 1870 Grafton, Taylor, WV  (birth-date/place from death-cert) [ sp. 1864-1944 dc ]
m 4 Aug 1886 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 52, line 41 ] Hiram Francis Orr
d 14 Dec 1947 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate #16569 ] bur: Woodsdale Mem.
4 F Nora N. McConkey b 3 Jun 1873 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 98, line 162 ] [ sp. 1880-1942 dc ]
m 2 Mar 1904 Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ marriage-license page 296 ] Frank A. Ross
d 1959 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Bluemont Cemetery
5 M Robert N. McConkey, Jr. b 5 Jan 1875 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 114, line 194 ]  
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d 1923 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Bluemont Cemetery
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Notes about Children: the 1900 and 1910 census years indicate Christina gave birth to 6 children.

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Robert McCoy Spouse:  Christina Rogers
Date / Place of Birth:  1831 / Pennsylvania Date / Place of Birth:  1834 / Taylor, (W)Va
Date / Place of Death:  1903 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Death:  1916 / Taylor, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1856 / Taylor, WV
1850 ST PA COUNTY:  Fayette Twp Bridgeport Borough Pg# no. 22
19-year-old Robert McConkey is with his parents, William McConkey (age 45) and Jane (age 43).
Siblings: John (17), Andrew (15), Mary (10, Elizabeth (7), George (4), and Louisa (1).
1850 ST VA COUNTY:  Taylor Twp 63rd District Pg# 171B
15-year-old Christena Rogers is with her parents, Jacob Rogers (age 53) and Matilda (age 51).
Siblings: Sam'l (24), Thomas (21), Jacob (17), Epalona (12), Margarete (10). Other HH member: William Rogers (age 87)
1860 ST VA COUNTY:  Taylor Twp Post-Office: Pruntytown, Va Pg# no. 60
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
McConkey, Robert 28 Pa Cigar Maker; Personal-Estate value $400.
", Chris. J. 25 Va  
", Arcela 3 Va  
Lines 1-3; Enum-Dwelling #426; Enum-Family #419
1870 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor Twp Fetterman Township Pg# no. 1
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
McConkey, Robert 38 Pa Cigar Manufacturer; Real-Estate value $3,000; Personal-Estate value $1,300
", Christina 33 Va Keeping House
", Arthela 13 Va ar Home
", Carrie 2 WV  
" Laura B. 6/12 WV born in Jan.
Lines 8-12; Enum-Dwelling #2; Enum-Family #2
1880 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:82; Fetterman Pg# no. 23
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
McConkey, Robert 49 Pa Ire-Pa; Segar Manufactor
", Christina (wife) 46 WV WV-WV; Keeping House
", Laura B. (dau) 10 WV Pa-WV; attended school within the census year
", Nora L. (dau) 7 WV Pa-WV; attended school within the census year
", Robert J. (son) 6 WV Pa-WV
Lines 42-46; Enum-Dwelling #12; Enum-Family #12
1900 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman District Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
McConkey, Robert (head) 68 PA Ire-PA; born Aug 1831; married-44-years; Cigar Manufacturer
", Christina (wife) 65 VA MD-VA; born Nov 1834; married-44-years; 6-children-born / 4-children-living
", Nora F. (dau) 26 WV PA-VA; single
Lines 1-3; Enum-Dwelling #87; Enum-Family #88; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #5
1910 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:135; Grafton, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 4B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Ross, Frank A. (head) 30 MD MD-MD; 1st-marriage; married-6-years; Merchant, Shop; Owns-home, mortgaged
", Nora M. (wife) 36 WV PA-WV; 1st-marriage; married-6-years; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Christina (dau) 5 WV MD-WV
McConkey, Christina (m-in-l) 75 WV MD-WV; widow; 6-children-born / 4-children-living
", Robert, M. (bro-in-law) 35 WV PA-WV; Stogie, Maker; O.A.
1215 West Main Street; Lines 51-55; Enum-Dwelling #83; Enum-Family #85

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