Ransom Vandyne & Hannah Elizabeth Grimes

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Family Group Report

Husband

Ransom Vandyne

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 24 Nov 1856 Noble, Ohio  (birth-date from death-certificate, birth-county from marriage-license)
Marriage 8 Sep 1885* (*date is the license-date)  Wetzel, West Virginia  [ marriage-license page 278 ]
Death 21 Dec 1925 Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Fork Ridge Christian Cemetery, Marshall, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Sylvanus Vandyne, born in Ohio
his Mother Lydia Moffett, born in Ohio
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Gall Stones  (age 69y-0m-27d)
Wife

Hannah Elizabeth "Lizzie" Grimes

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 22 Oct 1859 Wetzel, West Virginia  (birth-date from death-certificate, birth-place from marriage-license)
Death 16 May 1939 Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Fork Ridge Christian Cemetery, Marshall, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father William Grimes, born in Pennsylvania
her Mother Mary Greathouse, born in Pennsylvania
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Cancer of the Liver  (age 79y-6m-24d)
Birth place difference: marriage-license has Wetzel, WV; death-certificate has Greene, Pennsylvania
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Charles F. Vandyne b 22 Sep 1891 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 120-a, bottom row ]  
m 14 Oct 1944 (m1) Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 199 ] Reaha Campbell
m 12 Jun 1948 (m2) Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 233 ] Ora Gertrude Dixon Rouse
d Feb 1968 Moundsville, Marshall, WV  
2 F Zella Myrtle Vandyne b 24 Dec 1893 Wetzel, WV    
d 4 Aug 1944 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Fork Ridge Ch. Cem.
3 F Jessie L. Vandyne b 15 Jun 1895 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 120-b, 6th row ]  
m 7 Apr 1913 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 516 ] M.C. Yoho
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Ransom Vandyne Spouse: Hannah E. Grimes
Date / Place of Birth: 1856 / OH Date / Place of Birth: 1859 / Greene, PA
Date / Place of Death: 1925 / Marshall, WV Date / Place of Death: 1939 / Marshall, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1885 / Wetzel, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Proctor Township Pg# no. 17
10-year-old Ransom Vandine is with his parents, Sylvie Vandine (age 39, Farmer, $1200/$250, OH) & Lydia A. (age 40, OH)
Siblings: Frances M (18), Robert W (16), John C (12), Jonathan (8), Rosana (6), Dora I (5), Viola (3), Mary (1). & Wesly J (6).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Green Township Pg# no. 14
10-year-old Hanah Grimes (born in Va) is living in the Coonrod (age 57) & Julia A. (age 50) Wetzel household.
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:103; Center District Pg# no. 18
23-year-old Ransom Vandine (Laborer, VA-VA-VA) is living in the W. D. & Rachel Degarmo household.
1880 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
(haven't found Hannah Grimes in the 1880 census)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:201; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Vandine, Ransom (head) 43 OH OH-OH; born Oct 1856; married-15-years; Farmer
", Hanah E. (wife) 38 WV PA-WV; born Nov 1861; married-15-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Charles F. (son) 8 WV OH-WV; born Sept 1891; attended school 2 months during the year
", Zella M. (dau) 6 WV OH-WV; born Dec 1893
", Jessie L. (dau) 2 WV OH-WV; born June 1897
Lines 8-12; Enum-Dwelling #127; Enum-Family #127; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule# 114
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:158; Proctor District Pg# Sheet 2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Vandine, Ransom (head) 53 OH OH-OH; 1st-marriage; married-24-years; Farmer, Gen Farm; Emp.
", Hannah E. (wife) 50 WV PA-WV; 1st-marriage; married-24-years; 4-children-born / 3-children-living
", Charles (son) 18 WV OH-WV; single; Farm Laborer, Home Farm; W.; attended school during the year
", Zella M. (dau) 16 WV OH-WV; attended school during the year
", Jessie L. (dau) 12 WV OH-WV; attended school during the year
Lines 77-81; Enum-Dwelling #32; Enum-Family #33; Rents-farm; Farm-Schedule# 26
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marshall ED ED:63; Moundsville, Washington District Pg# Sheet 3B
63-year-old Ransom Vandyne is a "Boarder" in the John L. & Henrietta Dunham household.
   (married; OH-OH-OH; Labor, Glass-house)
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Marshall ED ED:64; Moundsville, Washington District Pg# Sheet 6B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Vandine, Charles (head) 28 WV OH-WV; single; Laborer;
", Myrtle Zella (sister) 26 WV OH-WV; single
", Hannah Elizabeth(mother) 65 WV PA-WV; widow
Hancock Avenue; Lines 69-71; Enum-Dwelling #88; Enum-Family #103; Rents-home
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Marshall ED ED:26-3; Moundsville, 1st Ward; Washington Dist Pg# Sheet 16A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Vandyne, Charles F. (head) 38 WV OH-WV; single; Printer, Glass Works; Veteran WW
", Elizabeth (mother) 75 WV PA-WV; widow
", V. Myrtle (sister) 36 WV OH-WV; single
10 Elm Avenue; Lines 25-27; Enum-Dwelling #295; Enum-Family #336; Owns-home, value $4000.

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