Jacob Coffield & Rachel Garner

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Husband

Jacob Coffield

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 3 Dec 1837 Ohio County, WV  (full birth-date from tombstone; birth county from marriage-register)
Marriage 8 Dec 1864 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 10, 11th line ]  [ marriage-license ]
Death 22 Feb 1904 (full death-date from tombstone)
Burial Antioch Cemetery, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ transcribed cemetery list ]
his Father George Coffield (1805-1876)
his Mother Isabelle Arkle (1813-1878)
Notes about Husband:
Wife

Rachel Garner

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 28 Nov 1841 Tyler, West Virginia  (birth county from marriage-register)
Death 16 Jul 1920 Steelton, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Antioch Cemetery, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ transcribed cemetery list ]
her Father Henry Garner  (1812-1901)
her Mother Eleanor Keck  (1814-1868)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Paralysis  (age 82 years)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Viola Coffield b 14 Nov 1865 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 65, 2nd record ]  
d 16 Jan 1878 Wetzel, WV  (full death-date from tombstone) bur: Antioch Cemetery
2 M George Henry Coffield b 23 Jan 1868 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date from death-cert) [ sp. d.c.1868-1957 ]
m 26 Jan 1889 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 14 ] Margaret Ellen Furbee
d 14 Nov 1923 Beverly, Randolph, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Hazelwood Cem.
3 M Alvinzia Elmer Coffield b 28 Sep 1876 Wetzel, WV  (birth date/place from death-cert) [ sp. d.c. 1879-1963 ]
m 24 Dec 1898 Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 204 ] Elvira S. Suter
d 13 Jun 1946 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Northview Cem.
4 F Nola Leora Coffield b 17 Jan 1885 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 65, 8th record ] (sp. 1880-1947)
m 4 Jan 1903 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 153 ] John C. Murphy
d 3 Jan 1939 Crafton, Allegheny PA  (death-cert #3176) bur: Northview Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Jacob Coffield Spouse: Rachel Garner
Date / Place of Birth: 1837 / Ohio, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1841 / Tyler, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1904 / Date / Place of Death: 1920 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1864 / Wetzel, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: Proctor Pg# no. 105
22-year-old Jacob Coffield is with his parents, George Coffield (age 55, Farmer, $2000/$600,Va) & Isabel (age 49, Va).
Siblings: Thomas (23), Elizabeth (19), Isabel (15), Robert (11), Margaret (9), Eliza (6), Martha (4), and Dorothy (3).
1860 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office Proctor Pg# no. 117
18-year-old Rachel Garner is with her parents, Henry Garner (age 48, Farmer, $5400/$140, Va) & Elenor (age 46, Va)
Siblings: Mary E. (12), John M. (9), and Wilford (3).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Proctor Township Pg# no. 31
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Coffield, Jacob 31 Va Farm Laborer; Real-Estate value $250
", Rachel 28 Va Keeping house
", Viola 4 WV  
", George H. 2 WV  
Lines 15-18; Enum-Dwelling #229; Enum-Family #229
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:104; Proctor Township Pg# no. 8
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Coffield, Jacob 42 Va Va-England; married; Farmer
", Rachel (wife) 38 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping house
", George H. (son) 12 WV Va-Va
", Alvin V. (son) 3 WV Va-Va
Burge, Mary 27 Va Ohio-Va; House keeper
Lines 28-32; Enum-Dwelling #61; Enum-Family #67
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:103; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Coffield, Jacob (head) 62 WV WV-England; born Dec 1837; married-35-years; Farmer
", Rachel (wife) 59 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1840; married-35-years; 4-children-born / 3-children-living
", Nola L. (dau) 15 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1885; attended school 5 months during the year
Coffield, Alvinzie E. (son) 23 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1876; married; Laborer, Farm
", Elvira S. (d-in-law) 20 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1879; married; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Ellazan (gr-dau) 1 WV WV-WV; born May 1899
Lines 6-11; Enum-Dwelling #122; Enum-Family #122; Owns-farm, mortgaged; Farm-Schedule# 77
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:159; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Coffield, Rachal (head) 68 WV WV-WV; widow; 4-children-born / 3-children-living; Farmer, Gen. Farm; Emp.
", Elmer (son) 33 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-12-years
", Elvira (d-in-law) 29 WV WV-WV; 1st- marriage; married-12-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Ellazina (gr-dau) 10 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Helen (gr-dau) 6 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Clara M. (gr-dau) 3 WV WV-WV
Lines 1-6; Enum-Dwelling #78; Enum-Family #80; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 63.
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:147; Wetzel County Infirmary; Magnolia Distr Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Coffield, Elmer A. (head) 43 WV WV-WV; married; Manager, Infirmary and County Farm; W.
", Elvira (wife) 40 WV Ohio-WV; married
", Clara (dau) 12 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Rachel (mother) 78 WV WV-WV; widow
Hayes, Helen (dau) 17 WV WV-WV; married
", Carl (son-in-law) 18 WV WV-WV; married; Farm Laborer; County farm; W.
Yoho, Jane (servant) 19 WV WV-WV; single; Cook, Wetzel Co. Infirmary; W.
", Jenette (gr-dau) 1 3/12 WV WV-WV
McIntire, Keneth (foster-son) 1 1/12 WV WV-WV
Suter, Jacob (father-IL) 77 Ohio Md-Switzerland; widower
Lines 38-47 +12 more; Enum-Dwelling #106; Enum-Family #107; there are 12 inmates living in the Infirmary managed by Elmer

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