William Henry Truex & Malinda Goddard

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Husband

William Henry Truex

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 15 Jun 1853 Monroe, Ohio  (birth-date from death-certificate; birth place from 2nd marriage-license)
Marriage1 22 Aug 1874 (m1) Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 178, bottom ]
Marriage2 17 Nov 1923 (m2) Noble, Ohio  (Marriage Record No.1644, page 499, top)
Death 5 Jul 1938 Sarahsville, Noble, Ohio  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Jacob Truex, born in Ohio
his Mother Elizabeth Bonar, born in Ohio
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cancer of the bowels  (age 85y-0m-20d)
William's 2nd marriage (at age 70) was to Miss Ethel Spriggs (age 62), retired teacher, daughter of Wm S. Spriggs & Matilda Gant.
Wife

Malinda Goddard

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1 Jan 1855 Wetzel, West Virginia  (birth-date/place from death-certificate)
Death 14 Nov 1922 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Jesse Goddard, born in Pennsylvania
her Mother Catherine Fulkerson
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Carcinoma of bowels  (age 67y-10m-13d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Charles Henry Truex b 4 Oct 1876 Ohio  (birth-date/state from death-certificate)  
m 20 Feb 1920 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 97 ] Floanna B. Cain
d 17 Aug 1959 Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Northview Cem.
2 F Mary Elizabeth Truex b 14 Feb 1878 Monroe, Ohio  (b-date death-cert; county on 2nd mar-lic)  
m 12 Aug 1894 (m1) Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 97 ] James O. Lemmons
m 18 Nov 1903 (m2) Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 369 ] Walter Earl Priest
d 2 Oct 1927 Wetzel, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Northview Cem.
3 F Sidney Ann Truex
"Cindy Ann"
b 14 Feb 1886 Wetzel, WV  (birth-date death-cert., county on mar-lic) (sp. 1877-1965)
m 7 Feb 1904 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 431 ] Albert James Rine
d 12 Sep 1920 Wheeling, Ohio, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Williams Cem.
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: William Henry Truex Spouse: Malinda Goddard
Date / Place of Birth: 1853 / Monroe, Ohio Date / Place of Birth: 1855 / Wetzel, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1938 / Noble, Ohio Date / Place of Death: 1922 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: (m1) 1874 / Wetzel, WV        his (m2) 1923 / Noble, Ohio
1860 ST OH COUNTY: Sandusky Twp Woodville Township Pg# no.155-156
7-year-old William Traux is with his parents, Jacob Traux (age 37, Farmer, $2000/$400), PA) & Catharine (age 29, Ohio).
Siblings: John (age 8), Emmaline (5), Lewis (3) & Augusta (9/12)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Post-Office: Proctor Pg# no. 103
5-year-old Melinda Goddard is with her parents, Jesse Goddard (age 34, Farmer, Pers-Estate $155, Pa) & Catharine (age 29, Ohio)
Siblings: Joshua (13), Alexander (4), & Louis (3/12).
1870 ST OH COUNTY: Sandusky Twp Woodville Township Pg# no. 32
17-year-old Wm. Truax is with his parents, Jacob Truax (age 47, Farmer, $5000/$600), PA) & Cath'n (age 40, Ohio).
Siblings: John (19), Emeline (15), Louis (13), Sarah (11), Mary (9), Deo (4), and Milo (1).
1870 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
(haven't yet found Malinda Goddard or her parents in the 1870 census)
1880 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't yet found William & Malinda in the 1880 census)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:103; Proctor District, West End of Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Truex, Wm. H. (head) 45 Ohio Ohio-Ohio; born June 1854; married-25-years; Road Surveyor
", Malinda (wife) 45 Va PA-Ohio; born Jan 1855; married-25-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
Lemon, Mary E. (dau) 22 Ohio Ohio-Va; born Feb 1878; married-6-years
Truex, Sinda A. (dau) 14 WV Ohio-Va
Lines 68-71; Enum-Dwelling #35; Enum-Family #35; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 30
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:157; New Martinsville, Magnolia Mag. Distr. Pg# Sheet 21A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Truex, William (head) 55 Ohio Ohio-Ohio; 1st-marriage; married-33-years; Constable
", Melinda (wife) 54 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-33-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Anna (dau) 23 WV Ohio-WV; divorced; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
Truex, Gladys (gr-dau) 4 WV WV-WV
Locust, Street; Lines 17-20; Enum-Dwelling #442; Enum-Family #463; Rents-home
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:148; New Martinsville; Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Truax, William M. (head) 66 Ohio Ohio-Ohio; married; Jailer, Keeper; W.
", Malinda (wife) 65 WV PA-Ohio; married
", Charles H. (son) 43 Ohio Ohio-WV; widower; Glass Worker, Packer; W.
", Gladys M. (gr-dau) 14 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
Boring, Chas. W. (lodger) 57 Ireland Ireland-Ireland; married; immi-1869/Na; Inmate, Jail
Yoho, Clarence W. (lodger) 19 WV WV-WV; single; Inmate, Jail
Watkus, Archil E. (lodger) 31 WV WV-WV; single; Inmate, Jail
Hays, Patrick E. (lodger) 35 WV WV-WV; married; Inmate, Jail
220 Main Street; Lines 93-100; Enum-Dwelling #48; Enum-Family #61
1930 ST OH COUNTY: Noble ED ED:5; Sarahsville Village Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Truex, William H. (head) 76 Ohio Ohio-Ohio; none
", Ethel S. (wife) 68 Ohio Ohio-Ohio; Secretary, Red Cross; W.
Lines 94-95; Enum-Dwelling #31; Enum-Family #32; Owns-home, value $2,000.

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