William Price & Mahala Campbell

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Family Group Report

Husband

William Price

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 13 Mar 1822 (full birth-date on tombstone)
Marriage c1852 (marriage year calculated - based on married 48-years on the 1900 census)
Death 13 Jan 1901 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-register page 68, 1st-record ]
Burial Williams Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Silas Price  (b. 1795 - died 10 Oct 1883, Marshall, WV)  [ death-register page 59, line 5 ]
his Mother Mary "Polly" Athey  (1800-1882)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Old Age  (age 78y-10m)
Wife

Mahala Campbell

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 3 Sep 1822 (full birth-date on tombstone)
Death 17 Apr 1908 Huff Ridge, Wetzel, West Virginia   [ death-register page 68, 4th-record ]
Burial Williams Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Francis Campbell  (died 30 Mary 1854, Marshall, WV)  [ death-register, page 4, line 24 ]
her Mother Agnes - - -  (died 8 Aug 1855, Marshall WV)  [ death-register, page 8, line 6 ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Cancer  (age 76 years)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Rose Ann Price
"Roxanne"
b 6 Aug 1852 (full birth-date on tombstone)  
d 12 Aug 1883 (full death-date on tombstone) bur: Williams Cemetery
2 F Mary A. Price b 1 Sep 1854 Marshall, WV  [ birth-register page 14, line 35 ]  
d 10 Nov 1935 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cemetery
3 F Columbia Price b 5 May 1856 Marshall, WV  [ birth-register page 24, line 20 ]  
d Apr 1860 (on the 1860 Marshall, Va Mortality Census)  
4 M John W. Price b 18 Nov 1860 (full birth-date on tombstone)  
d 4 Nov 1943 Moundsville, Marshall, WV   bur: Williams Cemetery
Notes about Children: according to the 1900 census, Mahala gave birth to 5 children. There is a birth-register record for an unnamed child born 20 Jan 1858 in Wheeling, Marshall, WV with father, William Price but the mother's name is not on the record. [ birth-reg page 30, line 47 ]

Census Analysis

Head of Household: William Price Spouse: Mahala Campbell
Date / Place of Birth: 1822 / Date / Place of Birth: 1822 /
Date / Place of Death: 1901 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1908 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: c1852 /
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Marshall Twp 33rd District Pg# no. 50
27-year-old William Price is with his parents, Silas Price Sr. (age 53, Farmer, $1200, Va) & Mary (age 53, Va).
Siblings: Melvina (20), Silas Jr (21), mary (17), Margaret (12), Thomas J. (10); addl hh members: Elizabeth Purdy (7) & C. Purdy (5)
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Marshall Twp 33rd District Pg#  
23-year-old Mahala Campbell is with her parents, Francis Campbell (age 76, Farmer, $900, Ireland) & Agnes (65, Ireland).
Also in the household, John Campbell, age 38, Farmer, $50, Ireland.
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marshall Twp Post-Office: Moundsville Pg# no. 197
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Price, William 38 Va Farmer; Real-Estate value $2000; Personal-Estate value $600
", Mahala 36 Va  
", Rose A. 7 Va  
", Mary A. 2 Va  
Lines 35-38; Enum-Dwelling #1382; Enum-Family #1370
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Proctor Township Pg# no. 4
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Price, William 48 Va Farmer; Real-Estate value $3000; Personal-Estate value $1100.
", Mahala 47 Va House Keeping
", Rosan 18 Va at home; attended school during the year
", Mary A. 16 Va at home; attended school during the year
", John W. 9 Va attended school during the year
Wade, Francis 20 Va Farm Laborer
Lines 21-26; Enum-Dwelling #28; Enum-Family #28
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:104; Proctor Township Pg# no. 6
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Price, William 58 Va Va-Va; married; Farmer
", Mahalia (wife) 57 Va Ireland-Ireland; Keeping house
", Roxanne (dau) 26 Va Va-Va; single
", Mary A. (dau) 24 Va Va-Va; single
", John W. (son) 19 Va Va-Va; attended school during the year
",. Columbia (gr-dau) 6 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
Lines 27-32; Enum-Dwelling #45; Enum-Family #50
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:103; Proctor District, West End of Pg# Sheet 11A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Price, William (head) 78 WV Va-Ohio; born Mar 1822, married-48-years; Farmer
", Mahala (wife) 77 WV Ireland-Ireland; born Sept 1822, married-48-years; 5-children-born / 2-children-living
", Mary A. (dau) 45 WV WV-WV; born Sept 1854; single
", John W. (son) 39 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1860; single; Laborer, Farm
Powell, Joseph (boarder) 31 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1868; single; Laborer, Farm
Price, Columbia (gr-dau) 26 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1873; single
Lines 1-6; Enum-Dwelling #196; Enum-Family #196; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 133

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