Mary Byron Gray1,2

F, b. January 11, 1861, d. March 1, 1948
FatherOsburn Wilson Gray1,2,3,4 b. December, 1833, d. June 12, 1902
MotherLucy Ann Pendleton/Custer1,2 b. circa 1838
     Mary Byron Gray was buried at Alderson Cemetery, Alderson, Greenbrier Co., West Virginia.4 She was born on January 11, 1861 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1,5 She married Stephen Columbus Rigg, son of James Rigg and Susan Craig, on March 10, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 As of March 10, 1880,her married name was Rigg. Mary Byron Gray died on March 1, 1948 at Blue Sulphur, Greenbrier Co., West Virginia, at age 87.4,5

Census Records

1870Dwelling 138, Blackwater, Franklin Co., Virginia3
1880Dwelling 174, District 47, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia6
1900Dwelling 224, District 15, Powellton, Fayette Co., West Virginia7
1910Dwelling 58, District 29, Blue Sulphur, Greenbrier Co., West Virginia8
1920Dwelling 119, District 45, Blue Sulphur, Greenbrier Co., West VirginiaEnumerated without her husband in the household of her son Robert9
1930Dwelling 87, District 4, Blue Sulphur, Greenbrier Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law William England10
1940Dwelling 13, District 13-5, Blue Sulphur, Greenbrier Co., West Virginia11

Family

Stephen Columbus Rigg b. October 1, 1858, d. February 2, 1947
Marriage*Mary Byron Gray married Stephen Columbus Rigg, son of James Rigg and Susan Craig, on March 10, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S59] Edited by Henry Hopkins Transcribed by Beverly Merritt, Franklin County, Birth Records 1853 - 1870.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mary Gray Rigg death certificate.
  5. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From and article about Armstrong Creek area in the Apr 24, 1968 edition.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S2050] Post-Herald, From the James Albert Riggs obituary in the Sep 23, 1959 edition.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the England-Rigg mariage record.
  14. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Leona Rigg Neff death certificate.
  16. [S4035] Stephen Rigg's Tree of Many Branches, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/5267890/person/-1477894885
  17. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Howard Montgomery Rigg death certificate.
  18. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Catharine Rigg death record.

Charles Anthony Luther Poff1,2,3,4,5

M, b. July 1, 1886, d. November 13, 1979
FatherJames Patterson Poff1,6,7,8,5 b. March 11, 1843, d. March 1, 1914
MotherEliza L. Poff1,6,8,5 b. May 5, 1847, d. January 12, 1906
     Charles Anthony Luther Poff was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,5 His Social Security Number was 229-60-0049.9 He was born on July 1, 1886 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The Virginia Births and Christenings has a birth date of Jun 16, 1886.9,4,10,8,5 He married Ora Dell Shank, daughter of John Wesley Shank and Sarah Jane Dickerson, on September 22, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.11,1,10 Charles Anthony Luther Poff died on November 13, 1979 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 93.10,5

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1900Dwelling 221, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 115, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated with his wife in the household of his father James7
1920Dwelling 369, District 116, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia13
1930Dwelling 286, District 1, Roanoke, Virginia14
1940Dwelling 111, District 119-8, Roanoke, Virginia15

Occupation

1910Public school teacher7
1920Postman13
1930City mail carrier14
1940Postman15

Family

Ora Dell Shank b. September 30, 1891, d. August 27, 1978
Marriage*Charles Anthony Luther Poff married Ora Dell Shank, daughter of John Wesley Shank and Sarah Jane Dickerson, on September 22, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.11,1,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S987] David Wendell Shank, "Poff Marriage Record," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 18, 2003.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Lona Poff Davis obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S1228] Allison Galt-Hall, "Norman Poff Family Bible," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2006.
  11. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  12. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Noah Austin Davis1,2,3

M, b. September 17, 1890, d. October 15, 1961
     Noah Austin Davis was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 He was born on September 17, 1890 at Virginia; His death certificate has a birth date of Sep 10, 1888.4,5,3 He married Lona Bell "Loney" Poff, daughter of James Patterson Poff and Eliza L. Poff, on October 17, 1918.5,2,6,3 Noah Austin Davis died on October 15, 1961 at Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, at age 71.1,4,5,3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 171, District 128, Raleigh Court Ward, Roanoke, Virginia7
1930Dwelling 52, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1920Lumber mill laborer7
1930Farmer8

Family

Lona Bell "Loney" Poff b. November 29, 1880, d. March 13, 1950
Marriage*Noah Austin Davis married Lona Bell "Loney" Poff, daughter of James Patterson Poff and Eliza L. Poff, on October 17, 1918.5,2,6,3 
Child
  • Sarah Jane Davis2

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Noah Austin Davis.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Lona Poff Davis obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S1228] Allison Galt-Hall, "Norman Poff Family Bible," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2006.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Unknown Poff

F, b. February 2, 1876, d. before June 15, 1880
FatherPeter H. Poff1 b. circa 1829, d. circa 1878
MotherSarah A. E. Ridgeway1 b. March, 1835, d. January 4, 1910
     Unknown Poff was born on February 2, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died before June 15, 1880; Not enumerated with her mother in the 1880 Census.2

Citations

  1. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Michael Sowder1

M, b. June 19, 1768, d. June 19, 1868
     Michael Sowder was born on June 19, 1768 at Frederick Co., Maryland. He married Elizabeth McNeely on March 6, 1805 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 Michael Sowder died on June 19, 1868 at Elliotts Creek, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 100.1

Family

Elizabeth McNeely b. 1783, d. May 28, 1859
Marriage*He married Elizabeth McNeely on March 6, 1805 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S296] Miss Emily Allen & Mrs. Devota Parrish Pack, Deaths in Court Records Of Montgomery County, Virginia 1853-1871.
  2. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  3. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  4. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm

Joseph M. Poff1,2

M, b. circa June, 1866, d. August, 1868
FatherIsaac Poff1 b. October 15, 1833, d. November 15, 1891
MotherRuth Lucy "Ruthie" Gray1,2 b. January 28, 1835, d. November 27, 1925
     Joseph M. Poff was born circa June, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He died in August, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.
  2. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.

Michael S. Poff1,2,3

M, b. January 21, 1829, d. October 26, 1867
FatherCharles Lee Poff2,3,1 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder2,3 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Michael S. Poff was buried at Dixie Cemetery, 3 miles north of Whitesboro on Hwy 377, Grayson Co., Texas.4 He was born on January 21, 1829 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,1,3,4 He married Luemma "Lou" Argabright on May 4, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Michael S. Poff died on October 26, 1867 at Grayson Co., Texas, at age 38.3,4

Family

Luemma "Lou" Argabright b. August 26, 1833, d. May 25, 1907
Marriage*He married Luemma "Lou" Argabright on May 4, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  3. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  4. [S1458] Michael Cross (e-mail address), Dixie Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX.
  5. [S92] Lee Waters, "Waters Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 25, 2001.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3952] Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982, From the Charles Cephus Poff death certificate.
  8. [S2302] South Fairview Cemetery, Collingsworth Co., TX, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GSsr=721&GRid=49622659&CRid=3521&df=all&

Elizabeth Jane Poff1,2,3

F, b. October 17, 1831, d. December 10, 1899
FatherCharles Lee Poff1,4,3 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder1,4,3 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Elizabeth Jane Poff was born on October 17, 1831 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 She married William Paris James on December 10, 1851 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of December 10, 1851,her married name was James. Elizabeth Jane Poff died on December 10, 1899 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 68.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1860Dwelling 181, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 78, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1880Dwelling 28, District 24, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia7

Family

William Paris James b. April 29, 1824, d. March 4, 1895
Marriage*Elizabeth Jane Poff married William Paris James on December 10, 1851 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  2. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  3. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S1692] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 12, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 20, 1922 - Apr 31, 1925.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Mary Ann "Polly" Conner

F, b. circa 1826
FatherWilliam R. "Billy Strong" Conner1,2 b. April 9, 1801, d. February, 1866
MotherMary Elizabeth "Betsy" Poff1,2 b. circa 1801, d. December 30, 1888
     Mary Ann "Polly" Conner was born circa 1826 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 She married Peter Riley Poff III, son of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on October 24, 1844 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of October 24, 1844,her married name was Poff.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1068, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 1384, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 146, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1880Dwelling 445, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Family

Peter Riley Poff III b. circa 1824, d. circa 1893
Marriage*Mary Ann "Polly" Conner married Peter Riley Poff III, son of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on October 24, 1844 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm, From the will of William R. Conner.
  2. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S47] Barbara Stanley, "Ancestors of Mary E. Rierson," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 7, 2003.
  9. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Jonathan Poff death certificate.
  11. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.
  12. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697
  13. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.
  14. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  15. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  16. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  17. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  18. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.

Jacob H. Poff1,2

M, b. circa 1834
FatherCharles Lee Poff3,2,1 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder3,1,2 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Jacob H. Poff was born circa 1834 at Virginia.1 He married Elizabeth Elliott on June 21, 1855 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia1

Family

Elizabeth Elliott b. circa 1835, d. 1860
Marriage*Jacob H. Poff married Elizabeth Elliott on June 21, 1855 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

James Poff1,2,3,4

M, b. August 22, 1839, d. August 15, 1855
FatherCharles Lee Poff1,2,3,4 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder1,2,3,4 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     James Poff was born on August 22, 1839 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He died on August 15, 1855 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 15.1,4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S296] Miss Emily Allen & Mrs. Devota Parrish Pack, Deaths in Court Records Of Montgomery County, Virginia 1853-1871.
  2. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Adam P. Poff1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. circa 1842, d. before January 13, 1920
FatherCharles Lee Poff2,3,1,4 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder2,1,3,4 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Adam P. Poff was born circa 1842 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1 He married Polly Ann Simpson circa 1866.8 Adam P. Poff married Mary Margaret Murray on March 2, 1876 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5,6 Adam P. Poff married Luvenia J. Ann "Vina" McGraw on January 24, 1884 at Giles Co., Virginia.9 Adam P. Poff died before January 13, 1920; His wife Vina was enumerated as a widow in the 1920 Census.10

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 216, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 11, Union Township, Barton Co., Missouri8
1880Dwelling 15, District 33, Pembroke, Giles Co., Virginia11
1900Dwelling 87, District 131, Pipestem, Summers Co., West Virginia12
1910Dwelling 163, District 137, Pipestem, Summers Co., West Virginia13

Occupation

1870Farmer8
1880Laborer11
1900Farmer12
1910Farmer13

Family 1

Polly Ann Simpson b. circa 1846
Marriage*Adam P. Poff married Polly Ann Simpson circa 1866.8 
Children

Family 2

Mary Margaret Murray b. circa 1858, d. December 20, 1880
Marriage*Adam P. Poff married Mary Margaret Murray on March 2, 1876 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5,6 
Children

Family 3

Luvenia J. Ann "Vina" McGraw b. circa 1848
Marriage*Adam P. Poff married Luvenia J. Ann "Vina" McGraw on January 24, 1884 at Giles Co., Virginia.9 

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Minnie May McGraw death certificate.
  6. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Minnie McGraw obituary in the Feb 18, 1952 edition.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the McGraw-Poff marriage record.
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  15. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  17. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Rebecca A. Poff1,2

F, b. circa 1846
FatherCharles Lee Poff3,1,2 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder3,1,2 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Rebecca A. Poff was born circa 1846 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia1
1860Dwelling 216, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/

Charles A. Poff1,2

M, b. February, 1849, d. before April 27, 1910
FatherCharles Lee Poff3,2,4,5 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder3,2,4,5 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Charles A. Poff was born in February, 1849 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.6 He married Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall, daughter of William Hall and Elizabeth Allen, on February 17, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Charles A. Poff died before April 27, 1910; His wife was enumerated as a widow in the 1910 Census.7

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1860Dwelling 216, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 254, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1880Dwelling 258, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1900Dwelling 94, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1880Farmer8
1900Farmer6

Family

Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall b. May 25, 1846, d. July 14, 1932
Marriage*Charles A. Poff married Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall, daughter of William Hall and Elizabeth Allen, on February 17, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S1703] W. W. Likens and Fred M. Craig, Records of Death - Book 24, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Jan 1949 - Jul 1953.
  11. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  12. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698

Hannah Poff1,2,3,4

F, b. May 18, 1853, d. 1891
FatherCharles Lee Poff1,2,3,4 b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
MotherRebecca Sowder1,2,3,4 b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
     Hannah Poff was born on May 18, 1853 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4 She married Monroe Henderson Rose on September 16, 1883 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6 As of September 16, 1883,her married name was Rose.5 Hannah Poff died in 1891 at Montgomery Co., Virginia; Hannah probably died during the birth of her daughter Hannah.1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 216, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1870Dwelling 254, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1880Dwelling 248, District 50, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated without a husband, but with son William in the household of her father Charles.7

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Monroe Henderson Rose b. August, 1857, d. June 29, 1939
Marriage*Hannah Poff married Monroe Henderson Rose on September 16, 1883 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the William L. Poff death certificate.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Charles Lacy Rose death certificate.
  11. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Luemma "Lou" Argabright1,2

F, b. August 26, 1833, d. May 25, 1907
     Luemma "Lou" Argabright was buried at Dixie Cemetery, 3 miles north of Whitesboro on Hwy 377, Grayson Co., Texas.3 She was born on August 26, 1833 at Virginia.3 She married Michael S. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on May 4, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of May 4, 1856,her married name was Poff. Luemma "Lou" Argabright died on May 25, 1907 at Grayson Co., Texas, at age 73.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 135, District 13, Precinct 6, Grayson Co., Texas4
1900Dwelling 203, District 112, Justice Precinct 6, Grayson Co., Texas2

Occupation

1880Farmer4
1900Farmer2

Family

Michael S. Poff b. January 21, 1829, d. October 26, 1867
Marriage*Luemma "Lou" Argabright married Michael S. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on May 4, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1458] Michael Cross (e-mail address), Dixie Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S92] Lee Waters, "Waters Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 25, 2001.
  6. [S3952] Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982, From the Charles Cephus Poff death certificate.
  7. [S2302] South Fairview Cemetery, Collingsworth Co., TX, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GSsr=721&GRid=49622659&CRid=3521&df=all&

William Paris James1,2

M, b. April 29, 1824, d. March 4, 1895
     William Paris James was born on April 29, 1824 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Elizabeth Jane Poff, daughter of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on December 10, 1851 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3,2 William Paris James died on March 4, 1895 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 70.1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 181, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 78, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated as "Frances" James5
1880Dwelling 28, District 24, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1860Farmer4
1870Farm laborer5
1880Farmer6

Family

Elizabeth Jane Poff b. October 17, 1831, d. December 10, 1899
Marriage*William Paris James married Elizabeth Jane Poff, daughter of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on December 10, 1851 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  2. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S1692] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 12, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 20, 1922 - Apr 31, 1925.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Mary Margaret Murray1,2,3

F, b. circa 1858, d. December 20, 1880
     Mary Margaret Murray was born circa 1858 at Pulaski Co., Virginia.1,4 She married Adam P. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on March 2, 1876 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of March 2, 1876,her married name was Poff. Mary Margaret Murray died on December 20, 1880 at Doe Creek, Giles Co., Virginia.4

Family

Adam P. Poff b. circa 1842, d. before January 13, 1920
Marriage*She married Adam P. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on March 2, 1876 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Minnie May McGraw death certificate.
  3. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Minnie McGraw obituary in the Feb 18, 1952 edition.
  4. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the McGraw-Poff marriage record.
  7. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall

F, b. May 25, 1846, d. July 14, 1932
FatherWilliam Hall1,2
MotherElizabeth Allen1,2
     Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall was buried at Woolwine Family Cemetery (also known as Sugar Grove Cemetery or Craigs Mountain Road Cemetery), Rogers, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She was born on May 25, 1846 at Virginia.3,1,2 She married Charles A. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on February 17, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 As of February 17, 1874,her married name was Poff.5 Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall died on July 14, 1932 at Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 86.1,2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 258, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 94, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 152, District 92, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law Alonza Hall7
1920Dwelling 7, District 113, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Charles8
1930Dwelling 118, District 14, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law George Atkinson9

Family

Charles A. Poff b. February, 1849, d. before April 27, 1910
Marriage*Salome Catherine "Kate" Hall married Charles A. Poff, son of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on February 17, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1693] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 13, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 16, 1925 - Jan 31, 1933.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S1703] W. W. Likens and Fred M. Craig, Records of Death - Book 24, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Jan 1949 - Jul 1953.
  11. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660

Etta Mae Poff1,2,3

F, b. May 4, 1875, d. September 14, 1945
FatherCharles A. Poff2,1,3 b. February, 1849, d. before April 27, 1910
MotherSalome Catherine "Kate" Hall1,2 b. May 25, 1846, d. July 14, 1932
     Etta Mae Poff was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 She was born on May 4, 1875 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4,3 She married George Edward Atkinson, son of William E. Atkinson and Mary Bandy, on December 24, 1895 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 As of December 24, 1895,her married name was Atkinson. Etta Mae Poff died on September 14, 1945 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 70.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 258, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1900Dwelling 53, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 288, District 99, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 245, District 113, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 118, District 14, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1920Retail store sales lady6

Family

George Edward Atkinson b. April 16, 1873, d. July 6, 1954
Marriage*Etta Mae Poff married George Edward Atkinson, son of William E. Atkinson and Mary Bandy, on December 24, 1895 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  9. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  10. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698

Henry Luther Poff1,2,3,4

M, b. April 6, 1877, d. July 21, 1953
FatherCharles A. Poff5,6,3,7,4 b. February, 1849, d. before April 27, 1910
MotherSalome Catherine "Kate" Hall6,5,3,7,4 b. May 25, 1846, d. July 14, 1932
     Henry Luther Poff was buried at Piedmont Cemetery, Rt. 11 to Shawsville, turn at nursing home, Rt. 637, about 8 miles on the left, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3,4 He was born on April 6, 1877 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3,7,4 He married Paulina Josephene "Josie" Akers, daughter of Henry C. Akers and Georgianna B. Creasy, on December 28, 1897 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 Henry Luther Poff married Frankie Barnett on May 15, 1923 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,8,9,4 Henry Luther Poff died on July 21, 1953 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 76.1,3,4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 258, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 112, District 61, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., VirginiaHenry Luther Poff and his family were enumerated in the household of his father-in-law Henry Akers10
1920Dwelling 299, District 104, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 131, District 2, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 69, District 61-4, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1900Farmer10
1920Farmer11
1930Farmer12
1940Farmer13

Family 1

Paulina Josephene "Josie" Akers b. August 17, 1878, d. December 8, 1921
Marriage*Henry Luther Poff married Paulina Josephene "Josie" Akers, daughter of Henry C. Akers and Georgianna B. Creasy, on December 28, 1897 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 
Children

Family 2

Frankie Barnett b. December 26, 1889, d. December 18, 1970
Marriage*Henry Luther Poff married Frankie Barnett on May 15, 1923 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,8,9,4 

Citations

  1. [S240] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Piedmont Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1703] W. W. Likens and Fred M. Craig, Records of Death - Book 24, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Jan 1949 - Jul 1953.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  8. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Maryleen Bell1,2,3

F, b. July 7, 1926, d. May 14, 1992
FatherCarley Romulus "Carl" Bell1,3,4 b. October 21, 1898, d. January 1, 1945
MotherLouemma Elizabeth "Luemmie" Stump1,3,4 b. March 30, 1896, d. November 3, 1981
     Her Social Security Number was 225-32-1196.5 Maryleen Bell was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.2,4 She was born on July 7, 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,3,4 She married Irby Alvin Carr, son of Posey Lee Carr and Lula M. Holland, on March 31, 1945 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of March 31, 1945,her married name was Carr. Maryleen Bell and Irby Alvin Carr were divorced on December 17, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 As of July 2, 1971,her married name was Cobb.3 Maryleen Bell married Howell Watson Cobb on July 2, 1971 at Lynchburg, Virginia.7,2,3,4 Maryleen Bell died on May 14, 1992 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 65.2,5,4 She Maryleen Bell Cobb, age 65, of 5001 Hazelridge Rd., N.W., died Thursday, May 14, 1992. She was a retired employee of Double Envelope Corporation with 37 years service. She was predeceased by a stepson, Thomas W. Cobb. She is survived by her husband, Howell W. Cobb; two sons, Carley Carr of Roanoke; Barry Lynn Carr of Boyton; two sisters, Irene Goff of Roanoke; Pearl Carr of Roanoke County; one brother, Remulus Bell of Roanoke; five grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's North Chapel 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 16, with the Rev. James Millsaps officiating. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may call Oakey's North Chapel where the family will receive friends 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Friday.
on May 15, 1992.2

Family 1

Irby Alvin Carr b. April 28, 1921, d. September 12, 1971
Marriage*She married Irby Alvin Carr, son of Posey Lee Carr and Lula M. Holland, on March 31, 1945 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Maryleen Bell and Irby Alvin Carr were divorced on December 17, 1952 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 
Children

Family 2

Howell Watson Cobb b. October 5, 1924, d. January 29, 2002
Marriage*Maryleen Bell married Howell Watson Cobb on July 2, 1971 at Lynchburg, Virginia.7,2,3,4 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maryleen Bell Cobb obituary in the May 15, 1992 edition.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Roy Gerald Bell.
  8. [S731] Virginian-Pilot, From the Barry Lynn Carr obituary in the Sep 5, 2004 edition.

Monroe Henderson Rose1,2,3,4

M, b. August, 1857, d. June 29, 1939
     Monroe Henderson Rose was buried at Craigs Mountain Road Cemetery, 1950 Craigs Mountain Road, Rogers, Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 He was born in August, 1857 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 He married Hannah Poff, daughter of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on September 16, 1883 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,3 Monroe Henderson Rose married Sallie Unknown circa 1892.2 Monroe Henderson Rose died on June 29, 1939 at Belmont, Gaston Co., North Carolina, at age 81.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 43, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1900Sawmill engineer foreman2

Family 1

Hannah Poff b. May 18, 1853, d. 1891
Marriage*Monroe Henderson Rose married Hannah Poff, daughter of Charles Lee Poff and Rebecca Sowder, on September 16, 1883 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,3 
Children

Family 2

Sallie Unknown b. May, 1867
Marriage*Monroe Henderson Rose married Sallie Unknown circa 1892.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976.
  4. [S10802] Craigs Mountain Road Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Charles Lacy Rose death certificate.
  8. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  9. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

William L. Poff1

M, b. October 1, 1876, d. November 19, 1913
MotherHannah Poff2,1 b. May 18, 1853, d. 1891
     William L. Poff was buried at Harman Cemetery (also known as Poff Family Cemetery or Pineview Cemetery), just off Rt. 114, Vicker, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He was born on October 1, 1876 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He died on November 19, 1913 at Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 37.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 248, District 50, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1900Dwelling 94, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated as William A. Rose in the household of his uncle Charles Poff3

Occupation

1900Farm laborer3

Citations

  1. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the William L. Poff death certificate.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Noah Wimmer1,2,3

M, b. November 13, 1843, d. October 22, 1862
FatherHosea Wimmer Sr.2,3 b. June 13, 1809, d. April 15, 1885
MotherChristina "Christiniah" Poff2,3 b. January 13, 1809, d. December 14, 1881
     Noah Wimmer was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on November 13, 1843 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. He died on October 22, 1862 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 18.4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 71, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1860Dwelling 140, Montgomery Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."

Mary Ann Wimmer1,2,3

F, b. October 18, 1837, d. March 8, 1925
FatherHosea Wimmer Sr.1,4 b. June 13, 1809, d. April 15, 1885
MotherChristina "Christiniah" Poff1,4 b. January 13, 1809, d. December 14, 1881
     Mary Ann Wimmer was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She was born on October 18, 1837 at Montgomery Co., Virginia; The Epperly site has a birth date of Oct 19, 1837.1,2 As of October 6, 1853,her married name was Epperly.1 She married William Epperly, son of Daniel Epperly and Elizabeth Lawrence, on October 6, 1853 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 Mary Ann Wimmer died on March 8, 1925 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 87.1,2

Census Records

1850Dwelling 71, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1860Dwelling 154, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 232, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1880Dwelling 132, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 119, District 114, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia8

Family

William Epperly b. January 13, 1831, d. October 26, 1922
Marriage*Mary Ann Wimmer married William Epperly, son of Daniel Epperly and Elizabeth Lawrence, on October 6, 1853 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  3. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  12. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

William Epperly1,2,3,4

M, b. January 13, 1831, d. October 26, 1922
FatherDaniel Epperly2,3 b. November 4, 1808, d. after 1880
MotherElizabeth Lawrence2,3 b. circa 1809, d. September 5, 1874
     William Epperly was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He was born on January 13, 1831 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Mary Ann Wimmer, daughter of Hosea Wimmer Sr. and Christina "Christiniah" Poff, on October 6, 1853 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,4 William Epperly died on October 26, 1922 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 91.2,3

Census Records

1860Dwelling 154, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 232, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1880Dwelling 132, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 176, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 27, District 99, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 119, District 114, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1860Farmer5
1870Farmer6
1880Farmer7
1900Landlord8
1910Farmer9

Family

Mary Ann Wimmer b. October 18, 1837, d. March 8, 1925
Marriage*William Epperly married Mary Ann Wimmer, daughter of Hosea Wimmer Sr. and Christina "Christiniah" Poff, on October 6, 1853 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  3. [S293] Descendants of (Hans) Jacob (Eberle) Epperly, online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/j/e/n/Charles-K-Jennings/
  4. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  13. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  14. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Noah L. Epperly1

M, b. February 14, 1878, d. May 8, 1919
FatherWilliam Epperly1,2,3 b. January 13, 1831, d. October 26, 1922
MotherMary Ann Wimmer1,2,3 b. October 18, 1837, d. March 8, 1925
     Noah L. Epperly was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 He was born on February 14, 1878 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,4 He married Maude Thelma Payne, daughter of Thomas Payne and Ellen Bones, on February 14, 1901 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,1,6,7 Noah L. Epperly died on May 8, 1919 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 41.1,4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 132, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 25, District 99, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1900Farm laborer3
1910Farmer8

Family

Maude Thelma Payne b. July 27, 1882, d. March 13, 1924
Marriage*Noah L. Epperly married Maude Thelma Payne, daughter of Thomas Payne and Ellen Bones, on February 14, 1901 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,1,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S4407] Huffville Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Ray Epperly death certificate.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S798] Register Herald, From the Mary Gertrude Jennings obituary in the Apr 6, 2010 edition.
  11. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.