Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
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Subject:Re: Looking for Obit for Daniel Wilson Amos b.1925 d.1956
Post Date:January 27, 2013 at 05:37:50
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Get a piece of paper and draw this out, I've given you lots of info and it'll be too confusing if you don't.

In 1940, he is listed as a ward of Kappa Sigma Pi house, in Clarksburg, Harrison, WV. It looks like it's a boys school, maybe a private school or a group foster home.

1930 census, Cabin Creek, Kanawha, West Virginia
Daniel J Amos 32 coal miner m 8 yrs
Thelma Amos 23
Daniel W Amos 5

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about Jas. Wm. McCrickard
Name: Jas. Wm. McCrickard
Birth Date: 1 Jun 1875
Birth Place: Virginia
Death Date: 15 Oct 1926
Death Place: Upland, Elkhorn, McDowell, West Virginia
Burial Date: 18 Oct 1926
Burial Place: Bluefield
Death Age: 52
Occupation: Mine Foreman
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: D.T. McCrickard
Father Birth Place: Virginia
Mother Name: Mary Brayont
Mother Birth Place: Virginia
FHL Film Number: 800211



West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969
about Daniel Wilson Ames
Name: Daniel Wilson Ames
Birth Date: 13 May 1924
Birth Place: Carbondale, Fayette, West Virginia
Birth County: Fayette
Gender: Male
Race: White
Father's Name: Daniel J Ames
Mother's Name: Thelma Lanham
FHL Film Number: 584756



West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971
about Thelma Lanham
Name: Thelma Lanham
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Daniel Amos
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 1921
Marriage Place: Kanawha, West Virginia, United States

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Daniel Jefferson Amos
Name: Daniel Jefferson Amos
County: Clay
State: West Virginia
Birth Date: 16 Jun 1900
Race: White
miner Elk River Lumber Co
next of kin Delia Gilbert Widen, Clay, WV

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about D. T. McCrickard
Name: D. T. McCrickard
Birth Date: abt 1852
Death Date: 18 Mar 1915
Death Place: Crystal, Mercer, West Virginia
Death Age: 63
Occupation: Repairing Mine Cars
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
FHL Film Number: 804477
cod acute alcoholism



1910 census, Thornhill, Mercer, West Virginia
Daniel T Mccrickard 45
Mary Mccrickard 45
Daniel Arnos 12 grandson (Amos)

1910 census, Spring, Mercer, West Virginia
Henry Gilbert 25 1st marr coal miner
Delia Gilbert 30 2nd marr 5 ch 3 liv
Leonard Amos 14 stepson Tropper? coal miner
Lawson Amos 8 stepson (he's Wm Lawson Amos)


West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971
about Delia McCrickard
Name: Delia McCrickard b Pittsylvania Cty VA
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: H T Gilbert
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 1907
Marriage Place: Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States

According to a tree on Ancestry.com, Cordelia F. McCricard was married to Jefferson D. Amos, b Franklin Cty VA 1864-?. He was the son of William F. and America B. Gregory Amos. I think he died between 1901-1907.

They were married 12/18/1895 in Pittsylvania, VA.

1880 census, Dickensons, Franklin, Virginia
William F. Amous 55
America Amous 54
Sallie F. Amous 16
Laura B. Amous 12
Johnny Amous 6

1880 census, Dickensons, Franklin, Virginia
James R. Grant 56
Permelia F. Horsley 52
John Young 31
Robert Grant 31
George Grant 24
Jefferson Amous 17 works on farm


1870 census, Subdivision North of Dan River, Pittsylvania, Virginia
Wm F Amos 48
America V Amos 35
James W Amos 21
Mary E Amos 19
Jacob A Amos 16
Thomas F Amos 12
Elizabeth Amos 14
Jefferson R Amos 10
Sally F Amos 6
Robert H Amos 4
Nora B Amos 2





Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929
about Mary S. Bryan
Name: Daniel McCRICKARD
Spouse: Mary S. Bryan
Marriage Date: 16 Jan 1873
County: Pittsylvania
State: VA





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Thelma's family

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about Wilson Bruce Lanham
Name: Wilson Bruce Lanham
Birth Date: 25 Aug 1869
Birth Place: Putnam Co
Death Date: 7 Jan 1941
Death Place: Kanawha Co., West Virginia
Burial Date: 9 Jan 1941
Cemetery Name: Cross Lanes
Death Age: 71 years 4 months 12 days
Occupation: Farming/Timbering
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Gender: Male
Father Name: James R. Lanham
Father Birth Place: Putnam Co.
Mother Name: Martha Bailey
Mother Birth Place: Putnam Co
FHL Film Number: 460370



West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about Martha E. Lanham
Name: Martha E. Lanham
[Martha E. Bailey]
Birth Date: 13 Sep 1847
Birth Place: Kanawha County, West Virginia
Death Date: 3 Nov 1922
Death Place: Pocatalico District, Putnam, West Virginia
Burial Date: 5 Nov 1922
Cemetery Name: Bailey Cemetery
Death Age: 75 years 1 month 20 days
Occupation: Domestic
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Gender: Female
Father Name: William P. Bailey
Father Birth Place: Virginia
Mother Name: Elizabeth Smith
Mother Birth Place: Virginia
FHL Film Number: 567297




1910 census, Pocatalico, Putnam, West Virginia
Wilson B Lanham 37 laborer coal mine m 15 yrs
Fannie Lanham 35 2 ch 2 liv
Tressie Lanham 14
Thelma Lanham 4

1900 census, Pocatalico, Putnam, West Virginia
Wilson B Lanham 27
Fannie H Lanham 24
Trescy M Lanham 4

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about Jane S. Lanham
Name: Jane S. Lanham
[Jane S. Boggefs]
Birth Date: abt 1805
Birth Place: Kana County, Virginia (Kanawha)
Death Date: 22 Nov 1881
Death Place: Poca District, Putnam, West Virginia
Death Age: 76
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Female
Father Name: Geo. Boggefs
Mother Name: Sarah Boggefs
Spouse Name: Richard Lanham
FHL Film Number: 567297




West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971
about Wilson Bruce Lanham
Name: Wilson Bruce Lanham
Gender: Male
Spouse's Name: Fannie H Jones
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 1895
Marriage Place: Putnam, West Virginia, United States

1870 census, Hutton, Putnam, West Virginia
James P Lanham 27
Martha E Lanham 22
William R Lanham 3
Wilson B Lanham 10/12

1870 census, Hutton, Putnam, West Virginia
Richard Lanham 64
Jane Lanham 63
Lewis P Lanham 22
Martha C Lanham 19
Franbraney H Lanham 3/12



West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969
about Wilson B Lanham
Name: Wilson B Lanham
Birth Date: 25 Aug 1869
Birth Place: Putnam, West Virginia
Birth County: Putnam
Gender: Male
Father's Name: Junus P Lanham
Mother's Name: Martha E Lanham
FHL Film Number: 567279

American Civil War Soldiers
about James Lanham
Name: James Lanham
Residence: Putnam County, West Virginia
Enlistment Date: 1 Nov 1862
Enlistment Place: Packs Ferry, West Virginia
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Virginia
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 1 November 1862 at the age of 18.
Enlisted in Company A, 22nd Infantry Regiment Virginia on 1 Nov 1862.

Sources: 21
Height: 5'11 "
Eye Color: blue
Hair Color: dark
Complexion: florid

U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
about David B Lanham
Name: David B Lanham
Enlistment Date: 27 May 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Buffalo, WV
State Served: Virginia
Service Record: Enlisted in Company A, Virginia 22nd Infantry Regiment on 27 May 1861.

Sources: The Virginia Regimental Histories Series



1860 census, District 5, Putnam, Virginia
R Lanham 53
J Lanham 50
E M Lanham 23
D B Lanham 21
J P Lanham 16 <-----Junius/James
L P Lanham 13

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
about Sarah B. Lanham
Name: Sarah B. Lanham
Birth Date: abt 1841
Birth Place: Kanawha County, Virginia
Death Date: 6 Aug 1858
Death Place: Pocatalico River, Putnam, West Virginia
Death Age: 17 years 10 months 1 day
Race: White
Gender: Female
Father Name: Richard Lanham
Mother Name: Jane Lanham
FHL Film Number: 567297



1850 census, District 46, Putnam, Virginia
Richard Lanham 45
Jane Lanham 44
Mary J Lanham 16
Ellen M Lanham 12
David B Lanham 11
James P Lanham 6
Sarah B Lanham 8
Lewis L Lanham 4

Virginia, Marriages, 1740-1850
about Richard Lanham
Name: Richard Lanham
Gender: Male
Spouse Name: Jane Boggess
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 1 Oct 1831
County: Kanawha
State: Virginia