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GILMER COUNTY, WV
1853 and 1854 Deaths

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Transcribed from original death register by K. Torp

Name

Date

Place of Death

COD

Age

Names of Parents

POB

Occupation

Consort of

Name of person giving information

Arnold

Isaac

 

10 Jun 1854

Steer Creek

typhoid fever

47

John Arnold

Harrison Co, VA

farmer

unknown

Jesse W. Arnold, son

Ball

John

 

Mar 1854

Kanawha River

drowned

25

John & Rachael Ball

Harrison Co, VA

farmer

unmarried

John Ball, father

Ball

Martha

 

7 Dec 1854

Kanawha River

unknown

2y 11m

Jasper & Elizabeth Ball

Gilmer

 

 

Jasper Ball, father

Bayne

Clenna

 

5 Oct 1854

Glenville

Typhoid

32

James Dean

Rockingham, VA

Seamstress

Lawton T. Bayne

L.T. Bayne, head of family

Bayne

George

 

2 Jun 1854

Glenville

Typhoid

3

Lawton T. & Clenna Bayne

Glenville

 

 

L.T. Bayne, head of family

Bell

May

 

Apr 1854

Jerkland(?)

Fit`

1d

Samuel & Susannah Bell

Gilmer

 

 

Samuel Bell, father

Blosser

Henry

 

14 May 1853

West Fork

Dropsy

60

unknown

Penn.

farmer

Isabell Blosser

son in law

Bowen

Mary

 

5 Aug 1854

Lower Leading Creek

croup

6m

Robert & Polly Bowen

Lower Leading Creek

 

 

Robert Ball

Brannon

(Male)

 

27 Jun 1853

West Fork

unknown

--

Wm. A. Brannon

Gilmer

 

 

Wm. A. Brannon, father

Brannon

Catharine

 

3 Jul 1853

West Fork

Consumption

41

not known

Ohio

housewife

W.A. Brannon

Wm. Brannon, husband

Brannon

Charlotta

 

21 Dec 1853

West Fork

typhoid Fever

10

Wm. A. Brannon

Gilmer

 

 

Wm. A. Brannon, father

Brannon

Cornelius

 

17 Apr 1853

West Fork

typhoid Fever

8

Wm. A. Brannon

Gilmer

 

 

Wm. A. Brannon, father

Bush

Peter

J.

3 Aug 1854

Tanners Fork

unknown

1mo

Robert P. & Mary Bush

Gilmer

 

 

Robert P. Bush, father

Capito

(Female)

 

19 Oct 1853

Glenville

not known

1 mo

John M. Capito

Glenville

 

 

John M. Capito, father

Capito

Margaret

 

20 Oct 1853

Glenville

typhoid Fever

17

Thomas Marshall

Bath

housewife

John M. Capito

John M. Capito, Husband

Collins

Benjamin

H.

16 Jul 1853

Stuarts Creek

Bilious Cholic

13

Wm. Collins

Stuarts Creek

 

 

Wm. Collins, parent

Collins

Wm

M

15 Sep 1853

Stuarts Creek

not known

--

J.H. Collins

Gilmer

 

 

J.H. Collins, father

Conrad

Mary

M.

18 Jul 1853

Durk Camp Run

Croup

1

Jacob Conrad

Gilmer

 

 

 

Cottrall

Elliotte

 

18 Sep 1853

West Fork

not known

7 mo

Silas Cottral

Gilmer

 

 

Mother

Deweis

(male)

 

6 Aug 1853

 

not known

1d

Balis Deweis

Gilmer

 

 

Balis DeWease, father

Dicks

Stephen

 

29 Jun 1853

Duck Run

Dropsy

90y 6m

not known

Delaware

farmer

widower

Abraham Robeson, son-in-law

Douglass

Phebe

 

26 Mar 1853

 

not known

1

Hiram Douglass

Gilmer

 

 

Hiram Douglass, father

Fling

Sandford

 

1 Apr 1854

Tanners Fork

pneumonia

21

John & Elizabeth Fling

Barbour Co, VA

farmer

unmarried

John Fling, father

Ford

Eva

 

27 or 22 Mar 1853

Cedar Creek

Eresypolas

37

Levi Woodyard

Harrison, VA

housewife

Alpheus Ford

Alpheus Ford, husband

Ford

Henry

 

26 Jul 1853

Cedar Creek

hooping cough

14

Alpheus Ford

Taylor, Va

 

 

Alpheus Ford

Greenleaves

George

 

10 Aug 1854

Steer Creek

accident

89

not known

unknown

farmer

 

James Greenleaves, son

Hacker

Wm.

W

15 Aug 1854

near Glenville

consumption

30

Alexander & E. Hacker

Lewis Co, VA

house joiner

unmarried

Elexander W. Hacker, father

Hardway

(Male)

 

27 Jan 1853

West Fork

not known

4m

Daw B. Hardway

Gilmer

 

 

Daw B. Hardway, father

Hiney

John

 

27 Apr 1853

Ellis Creek

billious fever

57

not known

Rockingham, VA

farmer

Elizabeth Hiney

Elizabeth Hiney, companion

Hinty

James

J.

12 Feb 1853

Glenville

Measles

4

Thomas Hinty

Gilmer

 

 

Thomas Hinty, father

Holbert

Dolphin

D

22 Jan 1853

Stinking Creek

not known

--

John Holbert

Gilmer

 

 

John Holbert, father

Holt

(Female)

 

23 Aug 1853

Kanawha

not known

3d

John F.W. Holt

Gilmer

 

 

J.F.W. Holt, father

Johnson

Marcellus

W

15 Jan 1854

Kanawha River

croup

2y 8m 5d

John H. & Mary Johnson

Gilmer

 

 

John H. Johnson, father

Keister

(Male)

 

15 Apr 1853

Cedar Creek

not known

--

Jacob Keister

Gilmer

 

 

father

Keister

Elizabeth

 

25 Jan 1854

Cove Creek

Obste(tur?)

23y 4m 18d

Isaac Richards

Harrison Co, VA

House wifey

Jacob Keister

Jacob Keister

Keister

George

W.

27 Jan 1854

Cove Creek

Consumption

27y 5m

George & Sarah Keister

Pendleton Co, VA

farmer

unmarried

George Keister, head of family

Kenis

Jesse

 

15 Sep 1853

Cedar Creek

not known

 

G.W. Kenis

Gilmer

 

 

father

King

James

 

25 Mar 1854

West Fork

cancer

80

unknown

unknown

farmer

 

L. Epling, grandson

Law

(Female)

 

4 Mar 1854

Cove Creek

unknown

1

Thomas & Nancy Law

Gilmer

 

 

Thomas Law, hoh

Leason

Jonathan

 

16 Mar 1854

Kanawha River

Fits

1m 12d

Nathaniel & Julia Leason

Gilmer

 

 

Nathaniel Leason

Lee

L.

P.

5 Jul 1853

 

not known

--

Dudley Lee

Gilmer

 

 

Mother

Mace

Mahala

 

28 Nov 1854

West Fork

Billious dysentery

1y 5m

Jacob & Rebecca Mace

Gilmer

 

 

Jacob Mace, father

Marshall

Margaret

 

28 Sep 1853

Glenville

typhoid

38

Robert A. Benson

Bath Co, VA

housewife

Thomas Marshall

Levi Johnson, friend

Miller

Elvira

 

15 Aug 1854

West Fork

dysentery

3

James & Nancy Miller

Gilmer

 

 

James Miller, father

Miller

James

 

17 Aug 1854

West Fork

dysentery

5

James & Nancy Miller

Gilmer

 

 

James Miller, father

Miller

Martha

 

15 Jan 1854

Glenville

Diarea

21y 5m

George Miller

unknown

Seamstress

unmarried

G.W. Miller

Miller

Nancy

 

24 Aug 1854

West Fork

dysentery

49

unknown

Monroe Co, VA

House wifey

James Miller

James Miller, husband

Missinger

Sarah

 

30 Jun 1854

Stewarts Creek

Palsy

72

unknown

unknown

housewife

Boswell Missinger

Boswell Missinger, JR, son of deceased

Moneypenny

Daliver

M.

10 Apr 1854

Town of Troy

hooping cough

5m 28d

Wm. K. & Eliza Moneypenny

Troy

 

 

Wm. Moneypenny

Monroe

John

W.

12 Apr 1853

Kanawha River

not known

3

Thomas Morrow

Harrison Co, VA

 

 

father

Norman

James

N.

17 Nov 1853

Yellow Creek

not known

11m

Philip Norman

Gilmer

 

 

James N. Norman, grandfather

Nutte

Margaret

 

26 Sep 1853

Yellow Creek

not known

26

not known

Harrison, VA

housewife

John Nutte

husband

Parson

Susan

 

15 Apr 1853

West Fork

typhoid Fever

5

Peter Parsons

Gilmer

 

 

father

Patton

Nathaniel

 

4 Jan 1854

Cove Creek

Dysentary

1y 4m

Wm & Mary Ann Patton

Gilmer

 

 

Mary An Patton

Ratliff

Lucind

 

11 Aug 1854

Sandfork

Obstetur

25

Aaron & Sarah Schoolcraft

Lewis Co, VA

house wifey

Thomas Ratliff

Thomas Ratliff, husband

Riddel

Franklin

 

20 Oct 1853

Dekalb

not known

--

Wm. S(?) Riddel

Gilmer

 

 

father

Robertson

Francis

 

14 Mar 1854

Sycamore

unknown

 

Job & Mildred Robertson

Gilmer

none

none

Job Robertson, father

Robison

Henry

 

15 Aug 1853

Leading Creek

hooping cough

1

James Robison

Gilmer

 

 

father

Roe

Lenetta

 

25 Mar 1853

Glenville

typhoid Fever

5

James W. Roe

Gilmer

 

 

father

Slave (Arnold)

George

A.

25 Nov 1854

Leading Creek

dysentery

14

Owner: Wm. Arnold

Randolph Co, VA

 

 

Wm. Arnold, Owner

Smith

Elizabeth

 

4 Feb 1853

Leading Creek

dispepsia

53

not known

Harrison Co, VA

House wife

George Smith

George Smith, husband

Smith

Nancy

 

20 Jan 1853

Horn Creek

Consumption

36

Cornelius Cain

Lewis Co, VA

house wife

John T. Smith

John Smith, husband

Stalnaker

(Male)

 

27 Jan 1853

Steer Creek

not known

2d

John Stalnaker

Gilmer

 

 

John Stalnaker, father

Starcher

Anna

 

8 Oct 1854

West Fork

croup

2

Jacob & Nancy Starcher

Gilmer

 

 

Jacob Starcher, father

Starcher

William

 

20 May 1853

West Fork

not known

9

Abraham Starcher

 

 

 

A. Starcher, father

Stone (or Stout)

Jemmia

 

3 Mar 1854

Sand Ford

Consumption

76

unknown

unknown

 

widow of Daniel Stone (Stout?)

Philip M. Naman, son-in-law

Stout

Deliverance

 

20 Aug 1853

Kanawha River

not known

64

not known

Harrison Co, VA

 

widow

daughter in law

Stout

John

W

14 Oct 1854

Sandfork

dysentery

2y

Marshall & Melcina Stout

Gilmer

 

 

Melcina Stout, mother

Stout

Louisa

E

5 Oct 1854

Sandfork

dysentery

4y

Marshall & Melcina Stout

Gilmer

house wifey

 

Melcina Stout, mother

Stump

(Female)

 

6 Jul 1853

Steer Creek

not known

---

Perry Stump

Gilmer

 

 

P. Stump, father

Stump

(Male)

 

12 Jul 1853

Kanawha Gilmer

worms

3

Jesse Stump

Gilmer

 

 

father

Stump

Archibald

 

26 Jan 1853

Steer Creek

Consumption

26

Michael Stump

Lewis Co, VA

surveyor

unmarried

M. stump, father

Stump

Margaret

 

11 Jun 1854

Steer Creek

typhoid fever

52

Jacob Bush

Harrison Co, VA

house wifey

widow of A. Stump

son

Stump

Mary

 

17 Nov 1853

West Fork

Typhoid fever

24

Thomas P. Brannon

Kanawha, Va

housewife

Denus Stump

D. Stumpe, husband

Townsend

Oliver

 

? Apr 1853

Glenville

Head dropsy

2

Levi Townsend

Glenville

 

 

father

Vanmeter

(Female)

 

15 Jul 1853

Stuarts Creek

typhoid Fever

10m

David Vanmeter

Steer Creek, Gilmer

 

 

David Vanmeter, parent

Vannoy

B

G

4 Jan 1853

Tanners Fork

Consumption

40

Frances Vannoy

Randolph Co, VA

 

Isabel Vanoy

Jacob Stump, brother in law

West

Samuel

 

1 Apr 1853

West Fork

from stab of knife

30

Alue West

Ohio

farmer

unmarried

Mother

Westfall

Jefferson

C.

23 Dec 1854

Tanners Fork

pneumonia

30

John Westfall

Randolph Co, VA

farmer

name not known

John Westfall, father

Woodyard

Mariah

 

18 Apr 1853

Cedar Creek

Eresypolas

22

Levi Woodyard

Harrison Co, VA

 

unmarried

father

Yerky

John

Edgar

20 Mar 1853

Bear Run

not known

11d

Wm. Yerky

Bear Run

 

 

father




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