Andrew J. Myers & Martha Mozella Carpenter

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Andrew Jackson Myers

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 25 Feb 1863 Barbour, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 63, line 7 ]
Marriage 13 Mar 1887 Barbour, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 325 ]
Death 31 Dec 1936 Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #19455 ]
Burial  Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father  Benjamin Myers
his Mother  Rachel Jenny Frey
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cardiac Asthma / Chronic Myocarditis; retired B. & O. Carpenter
Wife

 Martha Mozella Carpenter

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 7 Jul 1865 Barbour, West Virginia  [ birth-register page 80, line 4 ]
Death 1951 (death-year from tombstone)
Burial  Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father  Allen Carpenter
her Mother  Harriet Hoffman
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Delphia Myers b 2 Dec 1887 Barbour, WV  [ birth-register page 88, line 100 ] (sp. 1884-1967)
m     Franklin H. Maxwell
d 1958 (death year from tombstone, Allegheny, PA) bur: Deer Creek UP Cem.
2 M (unnamed) Myers b 28 Aug 1889 Barbour, WV  [ birth-register page 84, line 333 ]  
d      
3 M (unnamed) Myers b Dec 1892 Barbour, WV  [ birth-register page 178, line 1156 ]  
d      
4 M Ira Odell Myers b 15 Jun 1901 Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ certificate of birth #894 ] (sp. 1909-1992)
m 18 Aug 1929 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 106, line 8 ] Ada O. Gall
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Andrew J. Myers Spouse:  Martha M. Carpenter
Date / Place of Birth:  1863 / WV Date / Place of Birth:  1865 / WV
Date / Place of Death:  1936 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Death:  1951 / Monmouth, NJ
Marriage Date / Place:  1887 / Barbour, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Barbour Twp Cove Township Pg#  40 & 41
8-year-old Andrew J. Myers is with his parents, Benjamin Myers (age 32) and Rachel (age 28).
Siblings: Jemima (11), Martha A. (9), George W. (5), Rolander (3), and John A. (1). Another household member: August J. Cline (24)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Barbour Twp Philippi Township Pg# no. 28
5-year-old Martha M. Carpenter is with her parents, Allen Carpenter (age 36) and Harriet (age 33).
Siblings: Elizabeth A. (12), William H. (10), Mary R. (8), and David L. (2).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Barbour ED ED:69; Cove District Pg# no. 25
15-year-old Andrew J. Myers is with his parents, Benjamin Myers (age 40) & Rachel J. (age 36).
Siblings: Geo. W. (13), Rolanders (12), John (100, Mary J. (8), Serah E. (6), and Borella F. (3).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Barbour ED ED:74; Philippi District Pg# no. 5
14-year-old Martha M. Carpenter is with her parents, Allen Carpenter (age 46) & Harriet (age 43).
Siblings: William H. (20), David L. (12),. Archelas M. (8), Daniel L. (5), and Waitman T. W. (2).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman District Pg# Sheet 1A
Name (Relationship to Head) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Myers, Andrew J. (head) 37 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1863; married-13-years; Carpenter
", Martha M. (wife) 34 WV WV-WV; born July 1865; married-13-years; 3-children-born / 1-living
", Delphia (dau) 12 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1887; attended school 5 months during the year
Lines 33-35; Enum-Dwelling #8; Enum-Family #8; Rents-home
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:138; Grafton, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship to Head) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Myers, A. J. (head) 47 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-23-years; Laborer, R. R. Co.; W.
", Martha M. (wife) 44 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-23-years; 4-children-born / 2-living
", Ira O. (son) 8 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
429 Frances Street; Lines 97-99; Enum-Dwelling #45; Enum-Family #47; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Grafton City, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 9B
Name (Relationship to Head) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Myres, Andrew J. (head) 56 WV WV-WV; married; Carpenter, Railway; W.
", Mozellie (wife) 54 WV WV-WV; married
", Ira (son) 18 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
449 Wilford Street; Lines 93-95; Enum-Dwelling #189; Enum-Family #211; Owns-home, mortgaged
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:46-7; Grafton City, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 2A
Name (Relationship to Head) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Myers, Andrew J. (head) 67 WV WV-WV; age-24-at-first-marriage; Carpenter, Steam Railroad
", Martha M. (wife) 64 WV WV-WV; age 21-at-first-marriage;
429 Francis Street; Lines 46-47; Enum-Dwelling #38; Enum-Family #37; Owns-home, value $3,500.
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:46-6; Grafton, 1st Ward Pg# Sheet 3A
Name (Relationship to Head) Age BP Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
Myers, Martha M. (head) 74 WV H-4; widow; lived in "Same house" in 1935
429 Francis Street; Line 22; Visited #51; Owns-home, value $2,000

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