Thomas Furbee & Elizabeth Huggins

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Family Group Report

Husband

Thomas Furbee

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 4 Oct 1839 Tyler, WV  (birth-date from death-certificate; birth-county from marriage-license)
Marriage 13 Sep 1860 Marshall, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 458 ];  [ marriage-register page 11, line 7 ]
Death 20 Aug 1924 Bebee, Proctor District, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Furbee Cemetery, Wetzel, West Virginia
his Father Samuel Furbee, born in Switzerland (1812-1906)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Mother Jane Postlethwait  (1818-1883)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Apoplexy
Wife

Elizabeth Huggins

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 28 Mar 1841 Tyler, WV  (birth-date from death-certificate; birth-county from marriage-license)
Death 12 Feb 1924 Bebee, Proctor District, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Furbee Cemetery, Wetzel, West Virginia
her Father Gowen Huggins, born in WV
her Mother Barbara Yoho, born in WV
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Apoplexy
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Sanford Furbee b 1 Aug 1861 Wetzel, WV  
m     Christine
d 26 Mar 1911 Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ certificate-of-death ] bur: Mt. Calvary Cem.
2 M Francis Marion Furbee b 12 Apr 1874 Wetzel, WV (sp. 1873-1942)
m     Martha J. Dunham
d 14 Dec 1950 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Northview Cemetery
3 M Samuel J. Furbee b 10 Feb 1877 Wetzel, WV (birth-date from ssdi)  
m 19 Oct 1899 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 227 ] Elizabeth Lemasters
d 6 Sep 1968 Jefferson, Ohio  (death-date/place Ohio Deaths index)  
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Notes about Children: the 1900 and 1910 census indicates Elizabeth gave birth to 5 children with 3 living by 1900.

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Thomas Furbee Spouse: Elizabeth Huggins
Date / Place of Birth: 1839 / Tyler, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1841 / Tyler, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1924 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1924 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1860 / Marshall, WV
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Wetzel Twp 64th District Pg# 29A
10-year-old Thomas Fourby is with his parents, Samuel Fourby (age 34; Farmer; $400, Va) & Jane (age 33, Va).
Siblings: John (14), Solomon (13), Richard (10), Waitman (8), Alcinda (6), and Rebecca (2).
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Wetzel Twp 64th District Pg# 29A
9-year-old Elizabeth Huggins is with her parents, Going Huggins (age 35, Farmer, Va) & Barbara (age 35, Va).
Siblings: Henry (14), Jane (12), Harrison (7), Rachel (4), and Athy (2)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: Proctor Pg# no. 102
19-year-old Thomas Furbey is with his parents, Samuel Furbey (age 42, Farmer; $1100/$310; Ohio) & Jane (age 42, Va).
Siblings: Richard (17), jane (16), Waitman (15), Alcinda (13), Rebecca (11), and Lydia (6).
1860 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: Proctor Pg# no. 103
18-year-old Elizabeth Higgins (domestic, born in Va) is living in the David Goddard household.
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Proctor Township Pg# no. 41
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Furby, Thomas 28 Va Farm Labourer; Real-Estate value $200; Personal-Estate value $150
", Elizabeth 27 Va Keeping house
", Sanford 9 Va attended school during the year
Lines 7-9; Enum-Dwelling #297; Enum-Family #297
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:104; Proctor District Pg# no. 38
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Furbee, Thomas 412 Va O-Va; married; Farmer
", Elizabeth (wife) 40 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping House
", Sanford (son) 18 Va Va-Va; Farm Labor
", Francis M. (son) 7 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Samuel (son) 3 WV Va-Va
Postlewait, Sarah 25 Va Pa-Pa; House Keeper
Stead, Vestus 2 WV O-Va
Lines 44-50; Enum-Dwelling #326; Enum-Family #340
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:102; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 12B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Furbee, Thomas (head) 59 WV Ohio-WV; born Oct 1840; married-40-years; Farmer
", Elizabeth (wife) 58 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1842; married-40-years; 5-children-born / 3-children-living
", Francis M. (son) 25 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1875; single; Farm Laborer
", Samuel J. (son) 22 WV WV-WV; born Feb 1878; married-0-years; Farm Laborer
Lines 87-90; Enum-Dwelling #215; Enum-Family #215; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 192
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:159; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Furbee, Thomas (head) 69 WV Ohio-WV; 1st-marriage; married-48-years;Farmer, Gen Farm; O.A.
", Elizabeth (wife) 69 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-48-years; 5-children-born / 3-children-living
", Francis (son) 33 WV WV-WV; single; Laborer, Odd Jobs
Goddard, Henretta (serv) 33 WV PA-PA; single; Servant
Furbee, Ina (gr-dau) 11 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
Lines 20-24; Enum-Dwelling #103; Enum-Family #107; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 80
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:150; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 3B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Furbee, Thos (head) 80 WV Ohio-WV; married; Farming, Home Farm.
", Elizabeth (wife) 79 WV WV-WV; married
Lines 63-64; Enum-Dwelling #60; Enum-Family #60; Owns-farm; Farm-Schedule# 53

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