Josephus Clark & Evalina Cox

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Husband

Josephus Clark

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 12 Mar 1835 Marshall, West Virginia (birth-date from tombstone; birth-county from mar-register of 1st marriage)
Marriage1 20 Sep 1858 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-register, page 2, line 12 ]
Marriage2 20 Sep 1866 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-register, page 2, 17th row ]  [ marriage-license (very dim)]
Death 12 Jun 1905 Ohio County, West Virginia  [ death-register page 78, 13th row ]
Burial Williams Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Ebenezer Clark  (1802-1878)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Mother Harriet Anderson  (1806-1854)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Uremia (age 70 years): Josephus' first marriage was to Sarah V. West (born in Tyler, WV - dau. of David & Rebecca Ann West); Sarah Virginia West Clark died 22 Jul 1860 in Wetzel, WV [ death-register, page 49, 5th line ]
Photo of Josephus Clarks Department Store, southeast corner of Main and Washington Streets, circa 1885
Wife

(m2) Evaline Russell Cox

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 17 Nov 1848 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 4 Nov 1939 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Williams Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Friend Cox  (1794-1877)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Susana B. Thistle (1821-1900)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Arterio-Sclerosis  (age 90y-11m-17d)       [ Josephus & Evalina Cox Clark - Family Photo ]
Child with 1st wife (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M John Randolph Clark b 21 Jul 1860 Wetzel, WV  (age 14 days at death)  
d 4 Aug 1860 Wetzel, WV  [ death-register page 49, 6th line ] bur: Williams Cemetery
Children with 2nd wife (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
2 F Hattie Irene Clark b 29 Sep 1867 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date from tombstone)  
d 13 Nov 1872 Wetzel, WV  (death-date from tombstone) bur: Williams Cemetery
3 M Frank Wells Clark b 30 Nov 1868 Wetzel, WV  
d 4 Jun 1934 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cemetery
4 M Josephus B. Clark b 4 Aug 1870 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date from tombstone) (sp. 1870-1966)
m 5 Sep 1894 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 117 ] Daisy M. McEldowney
d 24 Nov 1956 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cemetery
5 F Minnie Edna Clark b 14 Aug 1872 Wetzel, WV [ sp. d.c. 1870-1929 ]
m 9 Jan 1901 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 138 ] George Umstead
d 2 Oct 1957 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cemetery
6 M Clarence Lee Clark b 13 May 1874 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date from tombstone)  
d 20 May 1896 Wetzel, WV  [ death-register page 50, 2nd from btm ] bur: Williams Cemetery
7 M Friend Ebenezer Clark b 21 Aug 1876 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date from tombstone, & mar-lic) (sp. 1882-1977)
m 29 Jun 1911 New Castle, Lawrence, PA  [ marriage-license Emma May Hanna
d 23 Jul 1956 Monongalia, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cemetery
8 F Ella Cox Clark b 11 Jul 1880 Wetzel, WV  ( birth-date from tombstone) [ sp. d.c. 1876-1957 ]
m 10 Feb 1909 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 60 ] Cecil Blaine Highland
d 18 Feb 1963 Wetzel, WV bur: Greenlawn Mem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Josephus Clark Spouse: Evaline R. Cox
Date / Place of Birth: 1835 / Marshall, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1848 / Wetzel, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1905 / Ohio, WV Date / Place of Death: 1939 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: (m1) 1858 / Wetzel, WV;    (m2) 1866 / Wetzel, WV
1850 ST VA COUNTY: Wetzel Twp 64th District Pg# no. 83
14-year-old Josephus Clarke is with his parents, Ebenezer Clarke (age 48, Farmer, $3000, PA) & Harriet (age 44, PA).
Other household members: Melissa (20), Ira (19), Matilda (16), Phebe (12), Caleb (10), John (6), Friend (4) & Virginia (3).
1850 ST VA COUNTY: Wetzel Twp New Martinsville Pg# stmp: 38
1-year-old Evaline Cox is with her parents, Friend Cox (age 58, Farmer, $5000, Va) & Susanna (age 29).
Other household members: Caroline 918), Frances (16), Sampson (14), Friend (6), and David (4).
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: Proctor Pg# no. 125
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Josephus 25 VA Farmer; Real-Estate value $1,000; Personal-Estate value $250
", Sarah V. 22 VA  
West, William 14 VA  
Lines 28-30; Enum-Dwelling #849; Enum-Family #850
1860 ST VA COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: New Martinsville Pg# no. 165
12-year-old Evelina Cox is with her parents, Friend Cox (age 63, Clerk of Court, $4000/$3000, born in VA); & Susan (37),
other household members: Frances (24), Friend C. (16), David H. (14), Agnes (7), and Ella (1). And Mary Smith (age 16, Domestic)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Magnolia Township Pg# no. 1
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Josephus 35 VA Merchant; Real-Estate value $12,000; Personal-Estate value $3,000
", Eveliner R. 21 VA Keeping House
", Hattie J. 2 WV  
", Frank W. 1 WV  
Cox, Thistle 32 VA Clerk in dry good Store; Personal-Estate value $400.
Teumesser, Elizabeth 16 VA Domestic Servant
Lines 1-6; Enum-Dwelling #1; Enum-Family #1
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:105; New Martinsville Pg# no. 15
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Joseph 45 Va -- / --; married; Dry Goods Merchant
", Lina (wife) 31 VA Va-Va; Keeping house
", Frank (son) 11 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Joseph (son) 9 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Minnie (dau) 7 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Clarince (son) 6 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Friend (son) 4 WV Va-Va
Mason, Mint (servant) 20 WV Va-Va; Servant
Lines 16-23; Enum-Dwelling #143; Enum-Family #143
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:101; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 6B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Josephus (head) 65 WV PA-PA; born Mch 1835; married-33-years; Oil Producer
", Lina R. (wife) 51 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1848; married-33-years; 10-children-born / 5-children-living
", Frank (son) 31 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1868; single; Lawyer
", Minnie (dau) 26 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1872; single
", Friend E. (son) 23 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1876; single; Chemist; attended school 9 months during the year
", Ella C. (dau) 19 WV WV-WV; born July 1880; single; attended school 9 months during the year
", S. F. (b.-in-law) 64 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1835; single; Clerk
Blackbeler, Mary (dom.) 26 Germ Germany-Germany; born July 1873; single; immigrated 1886, in US 16-years
", Rose (domestic) 21 Germ Germany-Germany; born April 1879; single; immigrated 1886, in US 16-years
Lines 78-86; Enum-Dwelling #119; Enum-Family #133; Owns-home
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:157; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Lina (head) 60 WV WV-WV; widow
", Frank (son) 40 WV WV-WV; single; Atty at Law; O.A.
Cox, Thistle (brother) 73 WV WV-WV; single; none
Bindle, Emma (servant) 23 OH OH-OH; single; Servant, Private Family; W
High Street; Lines 6-9; Enum-Dwelling #74; Enum-Family #75; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:148; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Frank W. (head) 51 WV WV-WV; single; Attorney, Retired
", Lina R. (mother) 71 WV WV-WV; widow
205 Maple Ave.; Lines 16-17; Enum-Dwelling #141; Enum-Family #162; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:52-14; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sh 9A&B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Clark, Frank W. (head) 61 WV WV-WV; single; Lawyer, General Practice
", Lina R. (mother) 81 WV WV-WV; widow
Pyles, Ota P. (servant) 25 WV WV-WV; single; Servant, Private Family
205 Maple Ave.; Lines 49-50 & 51; Enum-Dwelling #199; Enum-Family #216; Owns-home, value $7,000.

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