Henry Walter Tyree1,2,3

M, b. May, 1872, d. December 18, 1937
     Henry Walter Tyree was buried at Presbyterian Cemetery, Lynchburg, Virginia.3 He was born in May, 1872 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,3,2 He married Mary Lee Going, daughter of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on August 29, 1894 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1 Henry Walter Tyree died on December 18, 1937 at Staunton, Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 65.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 91, District 10, Madison, Amherst Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 76, District 12, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 194, District 15, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1900Railroad section hand2
1910Foundry chipper4
1920Pipe works laborer5

Family

Mary Lee Going b. circa 1862, d. before January 27, 1920
Marriage*Henry Walter Tyree married Mary Lee Going, daughter of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on August 29, 1894 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Albert Walter Gowen1,2,3

M, b. June 15, 1865, d. December 29, 1943
FatherNathaniel Going4,1,3 b. circa 1837
MotherPhoebe Ann Tyree4,1,3 b. March 31, 1834, d. March 12, 1919
     Albert Walter Gowen was born on June 15, 1865 at Amherst Co., Virginia.3 He married Eoline Octavia Mays on December 12, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,3 Albert Walter Gowen died on December 29, 1943 at Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia, at age 78.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 341, District 15, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 69, District 97, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 101, District 106, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 71, District 1, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 37, District 63-96, Massies Mill, Nelson Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1910Farmer2
1920Farmer5
1930Farmer6

Family

Eoline Octavia Mays b. April 1, 1867, d. January 24, 1920
Marriage*Albert Walter Gowen married Eoline Octavia Mays on December 12, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [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
  9. [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

Laura Emma Gowen1,2,3

F, b. March 15, 1868, d. April 2, 1951
FatherNathaniel Going1,2,3 b. circa 1837
MotherPhoebe Ann Tyree1 b. March 31, 1834, d. March 12, 1919
     Her married name was Lowe.3 Laura Emma Gowen was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, 3000 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.3 She married William Holman Lowe.3 Laura Emma Gowen was born on March 15, 1868 at Amherst Co., Virginia.3 As of December 28, 1887,her married name was Smith.2 She married William H. Smith on December 28, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.2 Laura Emma Gowen died on April 2, 1951 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 83.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 341, District 15, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 10, District 12, Ward 3, Lynchburg, Virginia4
1930Dwelling 60, District 21, Lynchburg, Virginia5
1940Dwelling 48, District 111-16, Lynchburg, Virginia6

Occupation

1930Shoe factory laborer5

Family 1

William H. Smith b. circa 1864
Marriage*Laura Emma Gowen married William H. Smith on December 28, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.2 

Family 2

William Holman Lowe b. circa 1860
Marriage*Laura Emma Gowen married William Holman Lowe.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Rosa Bell Gowen1,2

F, b. October 30, 1881, d. June 26, 1966
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,2 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,2 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Rosa Bell Gowen was buried at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.2 Her married name was Ragland.2 She married Thomas Edward Ragland.2 Rosa Bell Gowen was born on October 30, 1881 at Amherst Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth year of 1882.2,1 She died on June 26, 1966 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 84.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia1

Family

Thomas Edward Ragland b. May 26, 1898, d. April 30, 1968
Marriage*Rosa Bell Gowen married Thomas Edward Ragland.2 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Bernard Blackwell Gowen1,2,3,4

M, b. June 13, 1883, d. July 4, 1970
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens5,1,4 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford5,1,4 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     His Social Security Number was 227-40-5603.6 Bernard Blackwell Gowen was buried at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.3,4 He was born on June 13, 1883 at Amherst Co., Virginia.5,2,7,6,3,4 He married Bessie Bell Day circa 1911.8,4 Bernard Blackwell Gowen died on July 4, 1970 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 87.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 209, District 14, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 190, District 4, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 122, District 5-8, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1910Farmer1
1920Farmer9
1930Farmer8
1940Farmer10

Family

Bessie Bell Day b. June 18, 1888, d. June 12, 1960
Marriage*Bernard Blackwell Gowen married Bessie Bell Day circa 1911.8,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S4721] Fort Hill Memorial Park, Lynchburg, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Cora Lee Gowen1,2

F, b. February 14, 1885, d. September 15, 1953
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,2 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,2 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Cora Lee Gowen was buried at Elon Baptist Church Cemetery, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia.2 She was born on February 14, 1885 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,2 As of circa 1905,her married name was Davis.3 She married William Mayo Davis circa 1905.3,2,4 Cora Lee Gowen died on September 15, 1953 at Monroe, Amherst Co., Virginia, at age 68.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 199, District 14, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 199, District 4, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 129, District 5-8, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia6

Family

William Mayo Davis b. October 23, 1870, d. May 15, 1947
Marriage*Cora Lee Gowen married William Mayo Davis circa 1905.3,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Samuel Wilson Davis, Sr. obituary in the Aug 9, 2014 edition.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Myrtle May Gowen1,2,3

F, b. July 13, 1887, d. March 9, 1950
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens4,1,2,3 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford4,1,2,3 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Myrtle May Gowen was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Charlottesville, Virginia.3 She was born on July 13, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth year of 1892.4,2,3 As of June 5, 1916,her married name was Glass.2 She married George Mack Glass on June 5, 1916 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 Myrtle May Gowen died on March 9, 1950 at age 62.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 116, District 2, Ward 1, Lynchburg, Virginia5
1940Dwelling 117, District 104-12, Charlottesville, Virginia6

Family

George Mack Glass b. January 15, 1894, d. October 19, 1955
Marriage*Myrtle May Gowen married George Mack Glass on June 5, 1916 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

James Robert Gowans Sr.1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 10, 1889, d. October 27, 1964
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,2,5 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,2,5 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     His Social Security Number was 243-50-4913.4,6 James Robert Gowans Sr. was buried at Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery, Greenville, Pitt Co., North Carolina.4 He was born on October 10, 1889 at Amherst Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth date of Oct 10, 1891.1,3,4,6 He married Bertie Gatsey Dunn on February 13, 1926 at Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina.4,5 James Robert Gowans Sr. died on October 27, 1964 at Greenville, Pitt Co., North Carolina, at age 75.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 89, District 30, Greenville, Pitt Co., North Carolina7
1940Dwelling 32, District 74-31, Farmville, Pitt Co., North Carolina8

Occupation

1910Farmer2
1940Peanut farmer8

Family

Bertie Gatsey Dunn b. February 11, 1892, d. November 21, 1986
Marriage*James Robert Gowans Sr. married Bertie Gatsey Dunn on February 13, 1926 at Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina.4,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the James Robert Gowans Sr. death certificate.
  5. [S999] Unknown compiler, North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Blanche Thomas Gowen1,2,3

F, b. August 27, 1892, d. May 24, 1978
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens4,5,2,3 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford4,5,2,3 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Blanche Thomas Gowen was buried at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.3 Her Social Security Number was 231-66-8070.6 She was born on August 27, 1892 at Amherst Co., Virginia.2,6,3 As of August 14, 1913,her married name was Dearing.2 She married Clarence Scott Dearing on August 14, 1913 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2 As of May 18, 1918,her married name was Lee.2 Blanche Thomas Gowen married Robert Edward Lee on May 18, 1918 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 Blanche Thomas Gowen died on May 24, 1978 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 85.6,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 104, District 53, Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 103, District 9, Lynchburg, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 243, District 111-13, Lynchburg, Virginia8

Family 1

Clarence Scott Dearing b. December 7, 1887, d. January 7, 1915
Marriage*Blanche Thomas Gowen married Clarence Scott Dearing on August 14, 1913 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2 
Child

Family 2

Robert Edward Lee b. January 23, 1888, d. before January 27, 1920
Marriage*Blanche Thomas Gowen married Robert Edward Lee on May 18, 1918 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Susie M. Gowen1

F, b. January, 1895
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens2,1 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford2,1 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Susie M. Gowen was born in January, 1895 at Virginia.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Addie Robertha M. Gowen1,2,3

F, b. July 29, 1898, d. January 23, 1929
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,2,4,3 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,2,4,3 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Addie Robertha M. Gowen was buried at Union Cemetery, 3349 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio.5 She was born on July 29, 1898 at Amherst Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has an incorrect birth date of Jul 24, 1900.1,3 As of May 1, 1920,her married name was Calhoun.3 She married John Calvin Calhoun on May 1, 1920 at Franklin Co., Ohio.3,6 Addie Robertha M. Gowen died on January 23, 1929 at Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, at age 30.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 289, District 10, Elon, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 104, District 53, Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia4

Family

John Calvin Calhoun b. March 19, 1895, d. February 10, 1946
Marriage*Addie Robertha M. Gowen married John Calvin Calhoun on May 1, 1920 at Franklin Co., Ohio.3,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5940] Salt Lake City, UT FamilySearch, Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2318] Union Cemetery, Franklin Co., OH, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GSsr=1201&GRid=45359701&CRid=43840&df=all&
  6. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Leonard Douglas Gowen1,2

M, b. circa 1901
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,2 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,2 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     Leonard Douglas Gowen was born circa 1901 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1 He married Nora Dean Taylor on January 29, 1956 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1940Central Virginia Mission, Washington, D.C.3

Occupation

1940Baker3

Family

Nora Dean Taylor b. July 3, 1905, d. September 1, 1997
Marriage*Leonard Douglas Gowen married Nora Dean Taylor on January 29, 1956 at Lynchburg, Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Luther Franklin Gowans1,2,3,4

M, b. November 23, 1904, d. January, 1987
FatherRobert Wilson Gowens1,3,4 b. August 26, 1860, d. June 27, 1931
MotherSallie Alice Burford1,3,4 b. April 11, 1862, d. April 5, 1921
     His Social Security Number was 578-07-7738.5 Luther Franklin Gowans was born on November 23, 1904 at Monroe, Amherst Co., Virginia.2,3,5 He married Mary Ella "Bessie" White on October 21, 1929 at Guilford Co., North Carolina.4 Luther Franklin Gowans died in January, 1987 at Bronx, Bronx Co., New York, at age 82.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 102, District 16, Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 583, District 32, Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina6
1940Dwelling ?, District 1-50, Washington, D.C.7

Occupation

1930Baker6

Family

Mary Ella "Bessie" White b. circa 1910
Marriage*Luther Franklin Gowans married Mary Ella "Bessie" White on October 21, 1929 at Guilford Co., North Carolina.4 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5158] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Robert Edward Lee1,2

M, b. January 23, 1888, d. before January 27, 1920
     Robert Edward Lee was born on January 23, 1888 at Campbell Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Blanche Thomas Gowen, daughter of Robert Wilson Gowens and Sallie Alice Burford, on May 18, 1918 at Lynchburg, Virginia.1,3 Robert Edward Lee died before January 27, 1920; His wife was enumerated as a widow in the 1920 Census. Probably died during WWI.4

Family

Blanche Thomas Gowen b. August 27, 1892, d. May 24, 1978
Marriage*He married Blanche Thomas Gowen, daughter of Robert Wilson Gowens and Sallie Alice Burford, on May 18, 1918 at Lynchburg, Virginia.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Eoline Octavia Mays1

F, b. April 1, 1867, d. January 24, 1920
     Eoline Octavia Mays was born on April 1, 1867 at Nelson Co., Virginia.2 As of December 12, 1887,her married name was Gowen.1,2 As of December 12, 1887,her married name was Going.1 She married Albert Walter Gowen, son of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on December 12, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,2 Eoline Octavia Mays died on January 24, 1920 at Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia, at age 52.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 69, District 97, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 101, District 106, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia4

Family

Albert Walter Gowen b. June 15, 1865, d. December 29, 1943
Marriage*Eoline Octavia Mays married Albert Walter Gowen, son of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on December 12, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [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
  6. [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

William H. Smith1

M, b. circa 1864
     William H. Smith was born circa 1864 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1 He married Laura Emma Gowen, daughter of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on December 28, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1

Family

Laura Emma Gowen b. March 15, 1868, d. April 2, 1951
Marriage*William H. Smith married Laura Emma Gowen, daughter of Nathaniel Going and Phoebe Ann Tyree, on December 28, 1887 at Amherst Co., Virginia.1 

Norborne Morton Johnson1,2,3,4

M, b. July 20, 1854, d. March 29, 1926
     Norborne Morton Johnson was born on July 20, 1854 at Nelson Co., Virginia.5 He married Hester Jane Gowen, daughter of Charles Edward "Ed" Going and Signora Spencer, on July 3, 1898 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1 Norborne Morton Johnson died on March 29, 1926 at Shipman, Nelson Co., Virginia, at age 71.3,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 283, District 84, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 437, District 97, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 258, District 103, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1900Farmer2
1910Farmer6
1920Farmer7

Family

Hester Jane Gowen b. circa 1871, d. April 27, 1944
Marriage*Norborne Morton Johnson married Hester Jane Gowen, daughter of Charles Edward "Ed" Going and Signora Spencer, on July 3, 1898 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2843] The Arrendell/Arendall Family, online http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=javana&id=I127
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Evangeline Hester Johnson1,2,3,4

F, b. April 12, 1899, d. August 6, 1989
FatherNorborne Morton Johnson1,2,3 b. July 20, 1854, d. March 29, 1926
MotherHester Jane Gowen1,2,3 b. circa 1871, d. April 27, 1944
     Her married name was Ragland.1 Evangeline Hester Johnson married Unknown Ragland.3 Evangeline Hester Johnson was born on April 12, 1899 at Nelson Co., Virginia; Her marriage certificate has a birth year of 1900.3,1 As of October 18, 1969,her married name was Jennings.3 She married Edgar Wilson Jennings on October 18, 1969 at Lynchburg, Virginia.3 Evangeline Hester Johnson died on August 6, 1989 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 90.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 283, District 84, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 437, District 97, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia2

Family 1

Unknown Ragland
Marriage*Evangeline Hester Johnson married Unknown Ragland.3 

Family 2

Edgar Wilson Jennings b. February 1, 1894, d. August 2, 1971
Marriage*Evangeline Hester Johnson married Edgar Wilson Jennings on October 18, 1969 at Lynchburg, Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Nannie Pearl Gowen1,2,3

F, b. September 11, 1889, d. September 19, 1967
FatherAlbert Walter Gowen1,2,4,5 b. June 15, 1865, d. December 29, 1943
MotherEoline Octavia Mays1,2,4,5 b. April 1, 1867, d. January 24, 1920
     Nannie Pearl Gowen was buried at Stevens Family Cemetery, Freshwater Cove, Nelson Co., Virginia.5 She was born on September 11, 1889 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,5 As of November 22, 1921,her married name was Showalter.1 She married Percy Nelson Showalter on November 22, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,5 Nannie Pearl Gowen died on September 19, 1967 at Waynesboro, Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 78.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 69, District 97, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 101, District 106, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 64, District 1, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 176, District 63-2, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia7

Family

Percy Nelson Showalter b. September 9, 1894, d. March 26, 1956
Marriage*Nannie Pearl Gowen married Percy Nelson Showalter on November 22, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the James Milton Showalter obitutary in the Sep 8, 1981 edition.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Percy Nelson Showalter1,2,3

M, b. September 9, 1894, d. March 26, 1956
     Percy Nelson Showalter was born on September 9, 1894 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 He married Nannie Pearl Gowen, daughter of Albert Walter Gowen and Eoline Octavia Mays, on November 22, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,4 Percy Nelson Showalter died on March 26, 1956 at Afton, Nelson Co., Virginia, at age 61.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 64, District 1, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 176, District 63-2, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1930Farmer5
1940Farmer6

Family

Nannie Pearl Gowen b. September 11, 1889, d. September 19, 1967
Marriage*Percy Nelson Showalter married Nannie Pearl Gowen, daughter of Albert Walter Gowen and Eoline Octavia Mays, on November 22, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the James Milton Showalter obitutary in the Sep 8, 1981 edition.

Floyd Ernest Martin1,2

M, b. May, 1868, d. December 31, 1938
     Floyd Ernest Martin was born in May, 1868 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,3 He married Ida J. Going, daughter of Charles Edward "Ed" Going and Signora Spencer, on February 3, 1900 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1 Floyd Ernest Martin died on December 31, 1938 at Virginia at age 70.

Census Records

1900Dwelling 60, District 84, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 115, District 95, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 229, District 3, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1900Farm laborer3
1910Farmer2
1930Farmer4

Family

Ida J. Going b. February 10, 1874, d. December 14, 1946
Marriage*Floyd Ernest Martin married Ida J. Going, daughter of Charles Edward "Ed" Going and Signora Spencer, on February 3, 1900 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.