Louis N. Richter & Mary T. Yocum

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Family Group Report

Husband

Louis N. Richter

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 11 May 1857 Marshall, West Virginia  (birth-date from death-certificate, birth-county from marriage-register)
Marriage 30 Oct 1880 Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 40, line 19 ]  [ marriage-license VERY DIM ]
Death 21 Aug 1931 Magnolia District, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia
his Father Gus Richter, born in Prussia Germany  (1822-1906)
his Mother Rebecca Chambers  (1815-1901)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Paralysis Agitans  (age 74y-3m-10d)
Wife

Mary Theresa Yocum

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 12 Feb 1863 Powhatan, Belmont, Ohio  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 20 Jul 1946 Wylieville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia
her Father Mark Yocum  (1829-1908)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Mother Mary Ann Hendershot  (1834-1905)  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Chronic Myocarditis  (age 83y-5m-7d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Ella Mae Richter b 18 Jul 1881 WV  (birth-date from death-certificate) [ sp. d.c. 1871-1961 ]
m 14 Nov 1903 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license 367 ] Selvy B. Dunham
d 5 Dec 1925 Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Kendle Cemetery
2 F Della M. Richter b 27 Mar 1883 Silver Hill, Wetzel, WV  (birth date/place from death-cert]  
m 28 May 1903 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 230 ] M. Wiley Doran
d 19 May 1935 Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ death-certificate ]  
3 M Charles Edward Richter b 20 Feb 1886 WV  (birth-date/state from death-certificate) (sp. 1889-1971)
m     Susanna - - -
d 5 Jan 1968 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Kirkland Cem
4 M William Ellis Richter b 10 Apr 1888 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-date/place from death-cert)  [ sp. d.c. 1888-1961 ]
m 4 Feb 1911 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 9 ] Myrtle Postlethwait
d 14 May 1967 Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Greenlawn Mem.
5 M Gustuf Mark Richter b 29 Apr 1893 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register, bottom row ] (sp. 1889-1968)
m 8 Nov 1913 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 115 ] Ola Chaplin
d 26 Jul 1945 New Martinsville, Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Northview Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Louis N. Richter Spouse: Mary T. Yocum
Date / Place of Birth: 1857 / Marshall, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1863 / Belmont, Ohio
Date / Place of Death: 1931 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1946 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1880 / Wetzel, WV
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Marshall ED ED:187; Liberty District Pg# no. 52
23-year-old Lewis Richter is with his parents, Gus Richter (age 57, Farmer, Prussia) & Rebecca (age 64, PA)
sister: E. M. (age 18)
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:104; Proctor District Pg# no. 47
17-year-old Mary Yokam is with her parents, Mark Yokam (age 50, Farmer, OH-OH-OH) & Mary A. (age 47, OH-OH-OH)
Siblings: Bnj. F. (25), Josephine (23), Alonzo (22), Theodore D. (20), Cordelia (15), William F. (14), Lucy (8), and Martha (6).
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED: 102; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 7B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Richter, Lewis N. (head) 43 WV Germany-WV; born May 1857; married-19-years; Farmer
", Mary T. (wife) 37 OH OH-OH; born Feb 1863; married-19-years; 5-children-born / 5-children-living
", Ella M. (dau) 18 WV WV-OH; born July 1881; single
", Della M. (dau) 16 WV WV-OH; born Mar 1884
", Charles E. (son) 14 WV WV-OH; born Feb 1886; Farm Laborer; attended sch 2-1/2 months during the year
", William E. (son) 12 WV WV-OH; born Apr 1888; Farm Laborer; attended school 3 months during the year
", Gustuf M. (son) 7 WV WV-OH; born Apr 1893; attended school 4-1/2 months during the year
Lines 87-93; Enum-Dwelling #123; Enum-Family #123; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule# 110
1910 ST   COUNTY:   ED ED:145; Center District, Precinct No. 2 Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Marital-Status; Occupation / Additional Information
Richter, Louis (head) 52 WV Germany-PA; 1st-marriage; married-29-years; Farmer, General Farm; Emp.
", Mary (wife) 46 OH OH-OH; 1st-marriage; married-29-years; 5-children-born / 5-children-living
", William E. (son) 21 WV WV-OH; single; Farm Laborer, Home Farm; W.
", Gust M. (son) 17 WV WV-OH; single; Farm Laborer, Home Farm; W.
Dean Ridge Road; Lines 78-81; Enum-Dwelling #95; Enum-Family #95; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 51
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:146; Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 26A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Richter, Lewis N. (head) 62 WV WV*-WV*; married; Farmer, Genl Farm; O.A.  (*note: BPs as recorded)
", Mary T. (wife) 57 OH OH-OH; married
Lines 37-38; Enum-Dwelling #48; Enum-Family #49; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 36
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:17; Magnolia Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 16A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Richter, Lewis (head) 72 WV Prussia-PA; married-at-age-23; Farmer, General Farm; not a Veteran
", Mary (wife) 67 OH OH-OH; married-at-age-17; none
Paden Fork Road; Lines 80-81; Enum-Dwelling #270; Enum-Family #289; Owns-home, value $2500. Farm-Schedule# 180
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:52-15; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-Status; Highest-School-Grade; Residence-in-1935; Additional Information
Richter, Gus M. (head) 46 WV married; 8; same house; Undertaker, Private; O.A.
", Viola (wife) (x) 50 WV married; 8; same house
", Geraldine (dau) 24 WV single; H-4; same house; Operator, Telephone Office; PW
", Eva W. (dau) 18 WV single; H-3; same house; attended school during the year
Richter, Mary (mother) 77 OH widow; 4; same house
702 Maple Avenue; Lines 61-65; Household #16; Owns-home, value $3000

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