Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt

F, b. February 28, 1865, d. February 21, 1936
FatherJohn James Thornton Offutt b. 4 Aug 1826, d. 21 Jul 1886
MotherSarah C. Nixon b. 16 Nov 1827, d. 5 Aug 1882
ReferenceH-2-1-4-1-5
Last EditedMay 22, 2021
     Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt she owned the Moss Rock Inn, Capon Bridge, and was the postmistress there.1 She was born on February 28, 1865 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,3,4,5,6 She was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of John James Thornton Offutt and Sarah C. Offutt on September 17, 1870.7,8 Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt was listed in the 1880 census at Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of John James Thornton Offutt and Sarah C. Offutt on June 27, 1880.9 As of June 27, 1880, Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt was also known as Annie M. Offutt.10,11,12 As of April 23, 1894, Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt was also known as Annie Offutt.13 As of April 25, 1894,her married name was Ward.14,15 She married James Marion Ward, son of Simon Ward and Emma E. O. Bennett, on April 25, 1894 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.16,17,15,18,14 Martha Ann Elizabeth Offutt died on February 21, 1936 at Winchester, Frederick County, VA, USAG, at age 70.1,2,19 She was buried after February 21, 1936 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,19

Family

James Marion Ward b. 21 Apr 1854, d. 23 Apr 1923
Child

Citations

  1. [S6] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book VI, Pg. 317.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308. Provided year.
  3. [S6] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book VI, Pg. 317. Provided full date as 2/28/1865.
  4. [S3086] September 1, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of J. J. F.(?) Offutt. Line 26 lists Martha A. E., age 6, born in WV. Date of 1864 suggested removed based on headstone photo on Find A Grave.
  5. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Headstone photo, headstone has Feb 28, 1865.
  6. [S3294] June 24, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of John J. T. Offutt. Line 12 lists daughter Annie M., age 13, born in WV. Removed the date suggested (1867) based on headstone photo.
  7. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308. Lists J.J., Sarah C., William N., Mary M., Odell L., Martha A.E , John C., Sarah R.G, J.J., Sarah, William N., Mary M., and Odell all are listed with VA as birthplace;rest of kids have WV as birthplace.
  8. [S3086] September 1, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of J. J. F.(?) Offutt. Line 21 lists J. J. F.(?) Offutt, age 43, a physician born in VA. Line 22 lists Sarah C., age 42, born in VA. Line 23 lists William N., age 17 born in VA. Line 24 lists Mary M., age 9, born in VA. Line 25 lists Odell L., age 8, born in VA. Line 26 lists Martha A. E., age 6, born in WV. Line 27 lists John C.(?), age 7 born in WV. Line 28 lists Sarah R. G., age 1 born in WV.
  9. [S3294] June 24, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of John J. T. Offutt. Line 7 lists John J. T. Offutt, age 52, a doctor of medicine. Line 8 lists wife Sarah C., age 52. Line 9 lists daughter Mary M., age 20?. Line 10 lists son Odell L., age 18. Line 11 lists son John S., age 16. Line 12 lists daughter Annie M., age 13. Line 13 lists daughter Sarah R. G., age 10. All are listed as being born in WV.
  10. [S350] Ancestry Inc., online www.ancestry.com, West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863 -1900. Lists the marriage of Ward,James Marion to Offutt, Annie.
  11. [S6] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book VI, Pg. 317. Called Ann.
  12. [S3294] June 24, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of John J. T. Offutt. Line 12 lists daughter Annie M., age 13, born in WV. Removed the date of birth suggested (1867) based on headstone photo.
  13. [S133] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Rcds.
  14. [S133] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Rcds.: Had the date as April 23, 1894. Removed that date based on the marriage register.
  15. [S6537] Hampshire Cty. WV Marr. Reg.: Page 34, 8th entry on the page. Name of Husband James Marion Ward. Name of Wife Annie Offutt. Groom 37, Wife 26. Apparently license granted April 23, 1894. Both born in Hampshire County, WV. Both reside in Hampshire County, WV. Married April 25, 1894 by C. ????? (May be C. Hurod?).
  16. [S350] Ancestry Inc., online www.ancestry.com, West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863 -1900. Lists the marriage of Ward, James Marion to Offutt, Annie.
  17. [S3650] Vicki Bidinger Horton, Hampshire Cty. Marr's of the 1800's, Pg. 90. Lists marriage between Offutt, Annie age 26 and Ward, James Marion age 37(?) on April 25, 1894 in Hampshire County Marriages Book 2 page 34.
  18. [S6] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book VI, Pg. 317. Had date as April 25, 1894.
  19. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Headstone photo.

Francis Churchwell Offutt1

F, b. September 22, 1856, d. March 14, 1857
FatherJohn James Thornton Offutt b. 4 Aug 1826, d. 21 Jul 1886
MotherSarah C. Nixon b. 16 Nov 1827, d. 5 Aug 1882
ReferenceH-2-1-4-1-6
Last EditedJuly 19, 2011
     Francis Churchwell Offutt was born on September 22, 1856.2,3,4 She died on March 14, 1857; died in infancy.2,3,5 She was buried after March 14, 1857 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.3

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308. Had name as Frances Churchwell Offutt, changed to Francis based on Find A Grave photo of headstone.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308.
  3. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Picture of headstone.
  4. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, http://www.historichampshire.org/cems/capon.htm it lists Francis Offutt, born Sep. 2, 1856 and died Mar. 14, 1857. Did not use the date of birth as the Find A Grave entry has Sep 22, 1856 and that is what I feel the photo shows as well.
  5. [S486] Web Site, online unknown url, http://www.historichampshire.org/cems/capon.htm it lists Francis Offutt, born Sep. 2, 1856 and died Mar. 14, 1857.

Sarah Rachel Gertrude Offutt

F, b. January 28, 1869, d. July 14, 1953
FatherJohn James Thornton Offutt b. 4 Aug 1826, d. 21 Jul 1886
MotherSarah C. Nixon b. 16 Nov 1827, d. 5 Aug 1882
ReferenceH-2-1-4-1-7
Last EditedMay 9, 2021
Sarah Gertie (Offutt) Cooper
Photo provided by Find A Grave member Kelly
     Sarah Rachel Gertrude Offutt was born on January 28, 1869 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2,3,4,5,6 She was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of John James Thornton Offutt and Sarah C. Offutt on September 17, 1870.7,8 Sarah Rachel Gertrude Offutt was listed in the 1880 census at Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of John James Thornton Offutt and Sarah C. Offutt on June 27, 1880.9 As of July 24, 1895,her married name was Cooper.10,11,12 Sarah Rachel Gertrude Offutt married Edward Rinehart Cooper on July 24, 1895 at Romney, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.10,11,13,12 Sarah Rachel Gertrude Offutt immigrated in 1936 to KS, USAG; Issue not known.1 She died on July 14, 1953 at Bucyrus, Miami County, KS, USAG, at age 84.4 She was buried after July 14, 1953 at Bucyrus Cemetery, Miami County, KS, USAG.4
Headstone of Sarah Gertie (Offutt) Cooper
Photo by Find A Grave member Kelly

Family

Edward Rinehart Cooper b. 27 Dec 1872, d. 31 Jan 1965

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308.
  2. [S3086] September 1, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of J. J. F.(?) Offutt. Line 28 lists Sarah R. G., age 1 born in WV.
  3. [S133] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Rcds.: Used age at marriage to calculate birth year as 1873. Since she was listed as being 1 year old in the 1870 Census, I removed that date. Later found a Find A Grave record that provided full date of birth as January 28, 1869.
  4. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #19750898. Photo of shared grave marker. "COOPER GERTRUDE O. JAN. 28. 1869 - JULY 14, 1953 EDWIN R. DEC. 27, 1872 - JAN. 31, 1965."
  5. [S3294] June 24, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of John J. T. Offutt. Line 13 lists daughter Sarah R. G., age 10, born in WV.
  6. [S6516] Sarah Offutt entry, Hampshire Cty. WV Birth Reg. 1869, Hampshire County Register of Births for 1869, page 12. Line 58 lists the birth on Jan. 20; Offutt, Sarah, Born in Capon Bridge. Father J. T. T. Offutt. Father's profession phy. Father's residence Hampshire. Mother's Name in full Sarah Offutt. I have removed the Jan. 20, 1869 date of birth based on the grave marker photo (1869).
  7. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 308. Lists J.J., Sarah C., William N., Mary M., Odell L., Martha A.E , John C., Sarah R.G, J.J., Sarah, William N., Mary M., and Odell all are listed with VA as birthplace;rest of kids have WV as birthplace.
  8. [S3086] September 1, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Household of J. J. F.(?) Offutt. Line 21 lists J. J. F.(?) Offutt, age 43, a physician born in VA. Line 22 lists Sarah C., age 42, born in VA. Line 23 lists William N., age 17 born in VA. Line 24 lists Mary M., age 9, born in VA. Line 25 lists Odell L., age 8, born in VA. Line 26 lists Martha A. E., age 6, born in WV. Line 27 lists John C.(?), age 7 born in WV. Line 28 lists Sarah R. G., age 1 born in WV.
  9. [S3294] June 24, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacaphon District, Hampshire County, WV, Household of John J. T. Offutt. Line 7 lists John J. T. Offutt, age 52, a doctor of medicine. Line 8 lists wife Sarah C., age 52. Line 9 lists daughter Mary M., age 20?. Line 10 lists son Odell L., age 18. Line 11 lists son John S., age 16. Line 12 lists daughter Annie M., age 13. Line 13 lists daughter Sarah R. G., age 10. All are listed as being born in WV.
  10. [S133] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Rcds.
  11. [S350] Ancestry Inc., online www.ancestry.com, West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863 -1900. Lists the marriage of Cooper, Edwin Rinehart to Offutt, Sarah Gertrude.
  12. [S3650] Vicki Bidinger Horton, Hampshire Cty. Marr's of the 1800's, Pg. 90. Lists marriage between Offutt, Sarah Gertrude age 23 and Coioper, Edwin Rinehart age 22 on July 24, 1895 in Hampshire County Marriages Book 2 page 35.
  13. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi. Has transcript of 50th wedding anniversery, stated marriage took place on this date in Romney, WV.

George Washington Nixon

M, b. January 23, 1817, d. January 10, 1894
FatherWilliam C. Nixon
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedMay 10, 2021
     George Washington Nixon was born on January 23, 1817 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2,3,4 He married Elizabeth E. Offutt, daughter of Nathaniel Offutt and Margaret Ellen Fraser.5 George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon appeared on the Federal Census of June 9, 1860 at Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.6 George Washington Nixon began military service in 1861 at Company F, 7th Virginia, Confederate States of America.7,8 He ended military service in 1865 at Company F, 7th Virginia, Confederate States of America.7,8 He and Elizabeth E. Nixon appeared on the Federal Census of September 17, 1870 at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.9 George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon appeared on the Federal Census of June 2, 1880 at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.10 George Washington Nixon died on January 10, 1894 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG, at age 76.11 He was buried after January 10, 1894 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.12
Grave marker for George W. and Elizabeth E. Nixon
Photo taken by James Claycomb

Family

Elizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
Children

Citations

  1. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #22275267. Photo of grave marker. Marker has on top "NIXON". Face of marker has "GEORGE W. JAN 23, 1817 - JAN 10, 1894 -- His Wife ELIZABETH E. JAN 5, 1835 - DEC 10, 1908". Unknown where the place of birth information was from, additionally in 1817 West Virginia didn't exist so birthplace should in fact probably be Virginia.
  2. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA.
  3. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59, born in WV. Place of birth not entered as West Virginia as the state didn't exist until June 1863.
  4. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Line 2 lists George Nixon Jr., age 43, a farmer, born in VA.
  5. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  6. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Pg. 24; Dwelling and Family 1. Line 2 lists George Nixon Jr., age 43, a farmer. Line 3 lists Elizabeth E., age 32. Line 4 lists Nathaniel O., age 3. Line 5 lists Rose Ida, age 1. All listed as being born in VA.
  7. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #22275267. Image of Works Progress Administration of Veterans Burial Card. Has that he was a private in Company F, 7th Virginia Calvary, Capt. Sheet's Company and that he enlisted in 1861 and was discharged in 1865.
  8. [S6487] W.P.A. Vet Cemetery Survey N-R of Hampshire Cty WV, online http://www.historichampshire.org/veterans/wpa/cardsN-R/…, Card for George W. Nixon. States that he was a private in the 7th Virginia Cavalry in Company F who enlisted in 1861 and was discharged in 1865.
  9. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  10. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  11. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #22275267. Photo of grave marker. Marker has on top "NIXON". Face of marker has "GEORGE W. JAN 23, 1817 - JAN 10, 1894 -- His Wife ELIZABETH E. JAN 5, 1835 - DEC 10, 1908". Unknown where the place of death information was from.
  12. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #22275267. Photo of grave marker. Marker has on top "NIXON". Face of marker has "GEORGE W. JAN 23, 1817 - JAN 10, 1894 -- His Wife ELIZABETH E. JAN 5, 1835 - DEC 10, 1908."
  13. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, NIXON John W. July 28 ,1863 Parents George Washington/Elizabeth Offutt.
  14. [S6514] Emma E. Nixon entry, Hampshire Cty. WV Birth Reg. 1869, Hampshire County Register of Births for 1869, page 12. Line 55 lists the birth on Oct. 3; Nixon, Emma E., Born in Big Capon. Father George Nixon. Father's profession Farmer. Father's residence Hampshire. Mother's Name in full Elizabeth Nixon. (1869).
  15. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, NIXON George Finley 1874 Parents George Washington/Elizabeth Offutt.

Nathaniel O. Nixon1

M, b. circa November 22, 1856, d. January 4, 1863
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-1
Last EditedMay 10, 2021
     Nathaniel O. Nixon was born circa November 22, 1856 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2,3,4 He was listed in the 1860 census at Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 9, 1860.5 Nathaniel O. Nixon died on January 4, 1863 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.6 He was buried after January 4, 1863 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.6
Grave marker for Nathaniel O. Nixon
Photo by Find a Grave contributor Michael Largent (#46582700)

Citations

  1. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422828. Photo of grave marker. "NATHANIEL O. Son of G & E. E. NIXON Died Jan. 1, 1863 Aged 6 ys. 4 mo. 12 d."
  2. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  3. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422828. Photo of grave marker. "NATHANIEL O. Son of G & E. E. NIXON Died Jan. 4, 1863 Aged 6 ys. 1 mo. 12 d". Memorial lists place of birth and death as Hampshire County, WV. However since West Virginia didn't become a state until June of 1863 I've removed WV and changed it to VA.
  4. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Line 4 lists Nathaniel O., age 3, born in VA.
  5. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Pg. 24; Dwelling and Family 1. Line 2 lists George Nixon Jr., age 43, a farmer. Line 3 lists Elizabeth E., age 32. Line 4 lists Nathaniel O., age 3. Line 5 lists Rose Ida, age 1. All listed as being born in VA.
  6. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422828. Photo of grave marker. "NATHANIEL O. Son of G & E. E. NIXON Died Jan. 4, 1863 Aged 6 ys. 1 mo. 12 d". Memorial lists place of birth and death as Hampshire County, WV.

Robert Loche Nixon1

M, b. June 19, 1860, d. February 1, 1862
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-2
Last EditedMay 9, 2021
     Robert Loche Nixon was born on June 19, 1860 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2,3 He died on February 1, 1862 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG, at age 1.1 He was buried after February 1, 1862 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1 As of May 4, 2021, Robert Loche Nixon was also known as Robert Lock Nixon.1

Citations

  1. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422805. Photo of grave marker. Image isn't legible enough due to angle taken to transcribe. memorial has that his name was Robert Lock Nixon, born June 19, 1860 in Hampshire County, West Virginia and that he died February 1, 1862 in Hampshire County, West Virginia.
  2. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  3. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422805. Photo of grave marker. Image isn't legible enough due to angle taken to transcribe. memorial has that his name was Robert Lock Nixon, born June 19, 1860 in Hampshire County, West Virginia and that he died February 1, 1862 in Hampshire County, West Virginia. However since West Virginia didn't become a state until June of 1863 I've removed WV and changed it to VA.

Sarah Ellen Marshall Nixon

F, b. circa September 3, 1855, d. October 15, 1856
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-3
Last EditedMay 4, 2021
     Sarah Ellen Marshall Nixon was born circa September 3, 1855.1,2 She died on October 15, 1856.2 She was buried after October 15, 1856 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2

Citations

  1. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  2. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29424973. Photo of grave marker. "SARAH E. M. Dau. of G & E. E. NIXON Died Oct. 15, 1856 Aged 1 yr. 1 mo. ?2 d."

Clinton Edgar Nixon

M, b. circa 1865
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-4
Last EditedMay 9, 2021
     Clinton Edgar Nixon was born circa 1865 at WV, USAG.1,2,3 He was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on September 17, 1870.4 As of September 17, 1870, Clinton Edgar Nixon was also known as Edgar C. Nixon.2 He was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.5

Citations

  1. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  2. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV.
  3. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  4. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  5. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.

Rose Ida Nixon1

F, b. 1859, d. August, 1919
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-5
Last EditedMay 10, 2021
     Rose Ida Nixon was born in 1859 at Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2,1,3,4,5 She was listed in the 1860 census at Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 9, 1860.6 Rosida Nixon was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on September 17, 1870.7 As of September 17, 1870, Rose Ida Nixon was also known as Rosida Nixon.3 She was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.8 As of April 19, 1887,her married name was Pugh.9,10 Rose Ida Nixon married Dr. John W. Pugh on April 19, 1887 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.9,10 Rose Ida Nixon died in August, 1919 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,11 She was buried after August, 1919 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1

Family

Dr. John W. Pugh b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422695. Photo of grave marker. "IDA N. WIFE OF Dr. J. W. PUGH DAU. OF G. W. & E. E. NIXON 1859 - 1919."
  2. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  3. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA.
  4. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  5. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Line 5 lists Rose Ida, age 1, born in VA.
  6. [S6518] June 9, 1860 Federal Census; Population Schedule, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, 1860 Federal Census; Eastern District, Hampshire County, VA, Pg. 24; Dwelling and Family 1. Line 2 lists George Nixon Jr., age 43, a farmer. Line 3 lists Elizabeth E., age 32. Line 4 lists Nathaniel O., age 3. Line 5 lists Rose Ida, age 1. All listed as being born in VA.
  7. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  8. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  9. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309.
  10. [S6486] Hampshire Cty., WV Marr. Reg.: Page 23 lists the marriage of John W. Pugh and Rose Ida Nixon. Age of the husband 59, age of wife 28. Date April 19, 1887. Both are listed as being born in Hampshire, VA. Place of residence for husband listed as Oaktown, Indiana. Place of residence for wife listed as Hampshire Cty, WV. Married by J. J. Crickenberger (Spelling may be incorrrect, this is my best guess).
  11. [S6485] Richmond Times-Dispatch, August 31, 1919, Pg. 6, Printed in the Sunday, August 31, 1919 edition of the Richmond Times-Dispatch on page 6. "DEATHS IN VIRGINIA - Mrs. Ida Nixon Pugh - WINCHESTER, August 30.-Mrs. Ida Nixon Pugh, widow of Dr. William Pugh and member of a pioneer family of Hampshire County, W. Va., died at her home at Capon Bridge, that State. She leaves a large family connection."

John William Caudy Nixon

M, b. July 28, 1863
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon1 b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt1 b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-6
Last EditedMay 9, 2021
     John William Caudy Nixon was born on July 28, 1863 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,1,3,4 He was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on September 17, 1870.5 John William Caudy Nixon was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.6

Citations

  1. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, NIXON John W. July 28 ,1863 Parents George Washington/Elizabeth Offutt.
  2. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  3. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Since he was born after June 20, 1863 I've removed VA as the place of birth.
  4. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  5. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  6. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.

John S. Nixon

M
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-7
Last EditedJune 6, 2020
     John S. Nixon was born.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.

Caudy John Nixon1

M, b. July 28, 1862, d. January 28, 1941
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-8
Last EditedMay 10, 2021
     Caudy John Nixon was born on July 28, 1862 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, VA, USAG.2,3,1 He married Virginia Elizabeth Rush in 1918.1,4 Caudy John Nixon died on January 28, 1941 at Memorial Hospital, Lynchburg, Campbell County, VA, USAG, at age 78.2,3,1 He was buried on January 31, 1941 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,5

Family

Virginia Elizabeth Rush b. 22 May 1844, d. 8 Feb 1921

Citations

  1. [S6519] Caudy John Nixon, VA; Dept. of Health; Bureau of Vital Statistics, State File No. 177; Registered No. 57. Death Certificate for Caudy John Nixon. Died January 28, 1941 in Memorial Hospital, Lynchburg, Campbell County, VA. A White male, married. Name of husband or wife Virginia Elizabeth Rush. Date of birth July 27, 1862 in Capon Bridge, WV (Had to be Virginia). Father George Nixon, birthplace Capon Bridge, WV. Mother's Maiden Name Elizabeth, birthplace Capon Bridge, WV. Burial in Capon Bridge, WV January 31, 1941. Informant Mrs. S. J. Nixon, Capon Bridge, WV.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309.
  3. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  4. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29424826. Photo of grave marker. "H. VIRGINIA NIXON BORN May 22, 1844 Died Feb. 8, 1941 Aged 76 years 8 mo. 16 ds." States that they were married in 1918.
  5. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #22275379. Photo of grave marker. "NIXON 1862 CAUDY J. 1941 1871 VIRGINIA 1954."

Eldridge S. Nixon

M, b. February 20, 1867, d. December 28, 1946
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-9
Last EditedMay 10, 2021
     Eldridge S. Nixon was born on February 20, 1867 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.1,2,3,4,5 He was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on September 17, 1870.6 As of September 17, 1870, Eldridge S. Nixon was also known as Samuel E. Nixon.4 He was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.7 Eldridge S. Nixon married Mamie Noland on October 11, 1919.8 Eldridge S. Nixon died on December 28, 1946 at Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, at age 79.2,3,9 He was buried on January 1, 1947 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,3,9

Family

Mamie Noland b. 1867, d. 1960

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309.
  2. [S6511] Eldridge S. Nixon, WV Dept. of Health Death Cert., West Virginia Death Certificate for Eldridge S. Nixon. Dist. No. 140, Serial No. 99, Stamped 15789. A married, white male born February 20, 1867 in Capon Bridge, WV. Wife's name Mamie Nixon, her age 53. Father's Name Geo. Nixon born in Capon Bridge. Maiden Name of Mother Elizabeth Offutt, born in Capon Bridge. Buried January 1, 1947 in Capon Church in Capon Bridge, WV. Died December 28, 1946 in Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV. Filed January 7, 1947.
  3. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29299160. Photo of grave marker for Eldridge S. and Mamie N. Nixon. "NIXON ELDRIDGE S. 1867-1946 MAMIE N. 1893-1960."
  4. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV.
  5. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  6. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  7. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  8. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309. Provided full date.
  9. [S6512] Eldridge S. Nixon, Hampshire Cty., WV Death Reg. (From Jan. 1, 1940_, Hampshire County West Virginia Death Register from January 1, 1940, page 16. Entry for Eldridge S. Nixon. Married, white male born February 20, 1867 in Capon Bridge, WV. Age 79 years, 10 months and 8 days. Wife's name Mamie Nixon, her age 53. Father's Name Geo. Nixon born in Capon Bridge. Maiden Name of Mother Elizabeth Offutt, born in Capon Bridge, Capon District. Buried January 1, 1947 in Capon Chapel in Capon Bridge, WV. Died December 28, 1946 in Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV. Filed January 7, 1947.

George Finley Nixon1

M, b. 1874
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon1 b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt1 b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-10
Last EditedMay 9, 2021
     George Finley Nixon was born in 1874 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.2,1,3 He was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.4

Citations

  1. [S932] Unknown subject entry, Birth, NIXON George Finley 1874 Parents George Washington/Elizabeth Offutt.
  2. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  3. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 24 lists son George F., age 6, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  4. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.

Emma E. Nixon1

F, b. October 3, 1869, d. December 5, 1932
FatherGeorge Washington Nixon2 b. 23 Jan 1817, d. 10 Jan 1894
MotherElizabeth E. Offutt2 b. 5 Jan 1831, d. 8 Dec 1909
ReferenceH-2-1-4-2-11
Last EditedMay 22, 2021
     Emma E. Nixon was born on October 3, 1869 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.3,1,2,4,5 She was listed in the 1870 census at Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on September 17, 1870.6 Emma E. Nixon was listed in the 1880 census at Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, USAG, in the household of George Washington Nixon and Elizabeth E. Nixon on June 2, 1880.7 As of April 25, 1894,her married name was Slonaker.8,9 Emma E. Nixon married James Slonaker on April 25, 1894 at Hampshire County, WV, USAG.8,9 Emma E. Nixon died on December 5, 1932 at Winchester, Frederick County, VA, USAG, at age 63.10 She was buried on December 8, 1932 at Capon Chapel Cemetery, Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, WV, USAG.5,11

Family

James Slonaker b. 15 Aug 1862, d. 9 Jan 1928

Citations

  1. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  2. [S6514] Emma E. Nixon entry, Hampshire Cty. WV Birth Reg. 1869, Hampshire County Register of Births for 1869, page 12. Line 55 lists the birth on Oct. 3; Nixon, Emma E., Born in Big Capon. Father George Nixon. Father's profession Farmer. Father's residence Hampshire. Mother's Name in full Elizabeth Nixon. (1869).
  3. [S383] Maud Pugh Capon Valley Vol. 2, Pg. 163.
  4. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10, born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  5. [S6520] Emma E. Slonaker, VA; Dept. of Health; Bureau of Vital Statistics, Registration District No. 2341; Registered No. 189; Stamped 26659. Death Certificate for Emma E. Slonaker. Died December 5, 1932 in Winchester, Frederick County, VA. A White female, widow. Name of husband or wife J. W. D. Slonaker. Date of birth not entered, born in Hampshire Co., WV (Had to be Virginia). Age 63 years 2 months 2 days. Father George Nixon, birthplace Hampshire Co., WV. Mother's Maiden Name Elizabeth E. Offutt, birthplace Jefferson Co., WV. Burial in Capon Chapel, WV December 8, 1932. Informant Mr. C. J. Nixon, Capon Bridge, WV. Date of birth computed from age given is Oct. 3, 1869. Place of birth removed based on Hampshire County West Virginia Birth Record.
  6. [S6513] September 17, 1870 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Capon Township, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling 218, Family 217. Line 21 lists George Nixon, age 51, born in VA. Line 22 lists Elizabeth, age 38, born in VA. Line 23 lists Rosida, age 11, born in VA. Line 24 lists John W. C., age 7, born in VA. Line 25 lists Edgar C., age 5, born in WV. Line 26 lists Samuel E., age 2 born in WV. Line 27 lists Emma E., age 8/12, born in WV.
  7. [S6515] June 2, 1880 Federal Census, 700 Pennsylvania AVE, NW, Washington, DC, USA, Population Schedule; Cacapon District, Hampshire County, WV, Dwelling and Family 18. Line 17 lists George Nixon, age 59. Line 18 lists Elizabeth E., age 49. Line 19 lists daughter Rose I., age 21. Line 20 lists son John W. C., age 17. Line 21 lists son Edgar C., age 15. Line 22 lists son Samuel E., age 13. Line 23 lists daughter Emma E., age 10. Line 24 lists son George F., age 6. All are listed as being born in WV. I am only entering WV for those children born after June 1863.
  8. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309.
  9. [S6538] Hampshire Cty. WV Marr. Reg.: Page 34, 9th entry on the page. Name of Husband James Wm. David Slonaker. Name of Wife Emma E. Nixon. Groom 31 Wife 23. Apparently license granted April 24, 1894. Both born in Hampshire County, WV. Both reside in Hampshire County, WV. Married April 25, 1894 by C. ????? (May be C. Hurod?).
  10. [S6520] Emma E. Slonaker, VA; Dept. of Health; Bureau of Vital Statistics, Registration District No. 2341; Registered No. 189; Stamped 26659. Death Certificate for Emma E. Slonaker. Died December 5, 1932 in Winchester, Frederick County, VA. A White female, widow. Name of husband or wife J. W. D. Slonaker. Date of birth not entered, born in Hampshire Co., WV (Had to be Virginia). Age 63 years 2 months 2 days. Father George Nixon, birthplace Hampshire Co., WV. Mother's Maiden Name Elizabeth E. Offutt, birthplace Jefferson Co., WV. Burial in Capon Chapel, WV December 8, 1932. Informant Mr. C. J. Nixon, Capon Bridge, WV.
  11. [S1103] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Find A Grave memorial #29422730. Photo of shared grave marker. "SLONAKER JAMES W. D. SLONAKER AUG. 15, 1862 - JAN. 9, 1928 EMMA NIXON his wife OCT. 3, 1869 - DEC. 5, 1932."

Sarah Leslie

F, b. January 29, 1818
FatherBenjamin Leslie1
MotherRebecca (?)1
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Sarah Leslie was born on January 29, 1818.1 She married Cryus Van Vacter, son of Solomon Van Vacter and Charity Austin, on July 24, 1837.2 As of July 24, 1837,her married name was Vacter.3 As of July 24, 1837,her married name was Van Vacter.1

Family

Cryus Van Vacter b. 29 Jan 1817
Children

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  3. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A.

Mary Benton VanVacter

F, b. July 21, 1838, d. October 5, 1864
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Mary Benton VanVacter was born on July 21, 1838.2 She died on October 5, 1864 at age 26.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Benjamin Solomon VanVacter

M, b. 1839, d. 1861
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Benjamin Solomon VanVacter was born in 1839.2 He died in 1861.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Cyrus Auguston VanVacter

M, b. October 16, 1841
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Cyrus Auguston VanVacter was born on October 16, 1841.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

James Thornton VanVacter

M, b. October 1, 1843
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     James Thornton VanVacter was born on October 1, 1843.1 He married Frances (?)1

Family

Frances (?)

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Rodney VanVacter

M, b. December 19, 1845, d. February 23, 1927
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Rodney VanVacter was born on December 19, 1845 at Loudoun County, VA, USAG.2 He died on February 23, 1927 at age 81.2 He was buried at Bear Creek Cemetery, Montrose, MO, USAG.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Sarah Elizabeth VanVacter

F, b. January 10, 1848, d. March 14, 1891
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Sarah Elizabeth VanVacter was born on January 10, 1848 at Loudoun County, VA, USAG.3 She married James Owen Griggs, son of William H. Griggs and Rachel B. Van Vacter, on March 25, 1875 at Paris, Monroe County, MO, USAG.4 As of March 25, 1875,her married name was Griggs.4 Sarah Elizabeth VanVacter died on March 14, 1891 at Clinton, Henry County, MO, USAG, at age 43.4 She was buried at Englewood Cemetery, Clinton, Henry County, MO, USAG.4

Family

James Owen Griggs b. 1840, d. 9 Sep 1915
Children

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  3. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A & B. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  4. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-B. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Laura VanVacter

F, b. September 21, 1850
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie1 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Laura VanVacter was born on September 21, 1850.1

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Welby VanVacter

M, b. June 3, 1854
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Welby VanVacter was born on June 3, 1854.2 He married Amelia Alice Newman in 1861.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Lonza VanVacter

M, b. January 17, 1857
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Lonza VanVacter was born on January 17, 1857.2 He married Annie Marron in 1861.2

Family

Annie Marron

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Joseph Henry VanVacter

M, b. October 29, 1861, d. April 12, 1940
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Joseph Henry VanVacter was born on October 29, 1861.2 He married Martha Susan (?)2 Joseph Henry VanVacter died on April 12, 1940 at Centralia, Boone County, MO, USAG, at age 78.2

Family

Martha Susan (?) d. 29 Apr 1949

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Carl William VanVacter

M, b. March 6, 1864
FatherCryus Van Vacter1 b. 29 Jan 1817
MotherSarah Leslie2 b. 29 Jan 1818
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 5
Last EditedOctober 8, 2010
     Carl William VanVacter was born on March 6, 1864.2

Citations

  1. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.
  2. [S5] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book V, Pg. 309-A. Referenced Mrs. J. L. Johnston.

Ryina Frances Matley

F
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 16, 2006
     Ryina Frances Matley married Joseph VanVacter, son of Solomon Van Vacter and Charity Austin.1 Her married name was VanVacter.2

Family

Joseph VanVacter b. 1836, d. 1898

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A.
  2. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-A.

Elizabeth (?)

F, b. circa 1764, d. 1844
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedMarch 17, 2006
     Elizabeth (?) was born circa 1764.1 Her married name was Griggs.1 She died in 1844.1 She was buried at Methodist Churchyard, Charles Town, Jefferson County, WV, USAG.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-B.

Anna M. (?)

F
ReferenceN.O.C. Vol 4
Last EditedFebruary 21, 2015
     Her married name was Griggs.1 Anna M. (?) married William Lee Griggs, son of William H. Griggs and Rachel B. Van Vacter.1

Family

William Lee Griggs b. 1837

Citations

  1. [S4] Nelle (Offutt) Chesley, The Offutt Family, Book IV, Pg. 304-B.