Robert Madison Smallwood & Matilda Lee Clelland

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Family Group Report

Husband

 Robert Madison Smallwood

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1 Jul 1865 Taylor, West Virginia  (birth-date from death-certificate, birth county from marriage-register)
Marriage 30 May 1887 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 59, line 31 ]
Death 28 Aug 1953 Bridgeport, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #10537 ]
Burial Hepzibah Cemetery, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Joseph Smallwood
his Mother Elizabeth Williard
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death; Heart Attack, Coronary Thrombosis
Wife

 Matilda Lee Clelland

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 30 Jul 1870 Gilmer, West Virginia  (birth date and place from death-certificate)
Death 30 Sep 1928 Bridgeport, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #12275 ]
Burial Hepzibah Cemetery, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Zackel Cleland
her Mother Nancy - - -
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Pneumonia (Lobar)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Ralph Madison Smallwood b 24 Apr 1888 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 99, line 229 ] [ sp. 1886-1958 d.c.]
m 23 Sep 1908 Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 291 ] Annie Lee Groover
d 16 Jul 1969 Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate #12780 ] bur: Woodsdale Mem.
2 M William Henry Smallwood b 15 Jan 1891 Taylor, WV  [ delayed-certificate-of-birth #23388 ]  
m      
d 6 Apr 1971 Marshall, WV    
3 M Harry Dayton Smallwood b 2 Jul 1894 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 145, line 237 ]  
m 8 Apr 1938 Harrison, WV  [ marriage-license page 140 ] Sylvia Mae Ellison
d      
4 M Frederick L. Smallwood b Sep 1896 (birth month & year from 1900 census)  
m   (m1)  
m 22 Apr 1940 (m2) Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page , line 21 ] Pauline Hawkins
d      
5 M Archey Smallwood
"Frank Archable"
b 3 Jan 1899* Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 177, line 186 ]  
d 25 Jan 1957 Harrison, WV  [ death-certificate #299 ] Hepzibah Cem. (Taylor)
6 M Herman Ellis Smallwood b 27 Feb 1903 Taylor, WV  [ delayed-certificate-of-birth #4406 ]  
m 10 Jul 1932 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 117, line 32 ] Agnes C. Floyd
d 31 May 1968 Harrison, WV  [ death-certificate #8624 ]  
7 F Margaret Cleo Smallwood b 20 Nov 1905 Taylor, WV  [ delayed-certificate-of-birth #6692 ]  
m 10 Nov 1935 Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 136, 4th record ] Edward Conner
d      
Notes about Children:
5) Archey (Frank Archable) - birth year difference: 1899 on birth-register; 1898 on death-certificate.

Census Analysis

Head of Household:  Robert M. Smallwood Spouse:  Matilda Clelland
Date / Place of Birth:  1865 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Birth:  1870 / Gilmer, WV
Date / Place of Death:  1953 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Death:  1928 / Taylor, WV
Marriage Date / Place:  1887 / Taylor, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor Twp Fetterman Township Pg# no. 8
4-year-old Robert Smallwood is with his parents, Joseph Smallwood (age 42) and Elizabeth (age 42).
Siblings: Harriet (18), Sophronia (16), Philander (13), Julia (11), and Josephine (1).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:82; Fetterman Pg# no. 20
15-year-old Robert Smallwood is with his parents, Joseph Smallwood (age 53) and Elizabeth A. (age 53).
Siblings: Hariet A. (29), Sofrona (27), Iola Anis (22), and Josephine (11).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman Town Pg# Sheet 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Smallwood, Robt. M. (head) 34 WV WV-WV; born July 1865; married-13-years; R. R. Yardman
", Matilda L. (wife) 29 WV WV-WV; born July 1870; married-13-years; 5-children-born / 5-children-living
", Ralph M. (son) 12 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1888; attended school 6 months during the year
", William H. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1891; attended school 7 months during the year
", Harry D. (son) 5 WV WV-WV; born July 1894
", Frederick L. (son) 3 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1896
", Archey (son) 1 WV WV-WV; born June 1898
Lines 23-29; Enum-Dwelling #72; Enum-Family #73; Owns-home, mortgaged
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:129; Booths Creek Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Smallwood, Robert M. (head) 43 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-23-years; Boiler washer, Railroad shop; Emp.
", Matilda L. (wife) 38 WV WV-WV; 1st-mar; mar-23-years; 8-children-born / 7-living; Farm laborer, Home farm
", Harry D. (son) 15 WV WV-WV; Farm Laborer, Home-farm; attended school during the year
", Fred L. (son) 11 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Frank (son) 10 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Herman (son) 8 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Margaret C. (dau) 4 WV WV-WV
Lines 72-78; Enum-Dwelling #126; Enum-Family #126; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #105
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:121; Booths Creek District Pg# Sheet 7B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Smallwood, Robert (head) 55 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer, General Farm; O.A.
", Matilda (wife) 45 WV WV-WV; married
", Harry (son) 25 WV WV-WV
", Fred (son) 22 WV WV-WV
", Frank (son) 21 WV WV-WV
", Herman (son) 18 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
", Margaret (dau) 14 WV WV-WV; single; attended school during the year
Lines 66-72; Enum-Dwelling #173; Enum-Family #173; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #156
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:46-1; Booths Creek Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 10A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Smallwood, Robert M. (head) 64 WV VA-VA; widower; Farmer, General Farm; O.
", Harry D. (son) 34 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, General Farm; NP
", Fred L. (son) 31 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, General Farm; NP
", Frank A. (son) 29 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, General Farm; NP
", Margaret (dau) 24 WV WV-WV; single
Lines 1-5; Enum-Dwelling #215; Enum-Family #217; Owns-farm; Farm-Schedule #126
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:46-1; Booths Creek Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 13A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-Status; Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
Smallwood, Harry (head) 45 WV married; 8; Labor, Road Project; G.W.
", Mae (wife) 34 WV married; 8
", Frank (brother) 41 WV single; 8; Labor, Gas Company; P.W.
", Robert (father) 74 WV widower; 8; Farming, Own Farm; O.A.
Lines 5-8; Visited #237

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