Posted By:Phyllis Gauss
Subject:Re: HALL & EAST families, Putnam, WV
Post Date:March 23, 2013 at 11:37:32
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Marriage cert was issued 1-15-1898; marriage was 1-16.
Benj was 26 [1872] b Jackson Co WV; Fannie May was 19 [1878] b Putnam Co WV; informant was J L EAST

1880 Winfield, Putnam Co WV
John L 56 VA VA VA
Ellen/Eleanore 46 OH OH OH
Leah 10 WV; m 1890 James Franklin LEADMAN; res 1920 Beaver Co PA
Bettie/Billie 8 WV; b 1-20-1873 Putnam
Thomas 6 WV; b 9-15-1875 Putnam; d 8-28-1971 Stark Co OH
Fannie B 2 WV;
2 b/dates for Fannie, both ch of John/Ellen 11-9-1878; 11-15-1879. I assumed the 1st one died, but the latter wouldn't be 2y 1880.
They also had the following older ch.
Alexander 1855-1883
Martha A E b 1856
Samuel 1862
Lottie 1863; m. Charles HORTON

7-20-1865 Cabell Co WV
John Leland EAST 46 b Pittsylvania Co VA, widowed m Eleanor SCOTT 29 b Lawrence Co OH, widowed

John served CW Co L 7th WV Cav; filed for pension 9-15-1884; Eleanor filed 1-25-1899
This file should be of use to you.....usually great reading!

I hesitate to provide the following, but you never know.

1900 Winfield Village, Scott Dist, Putnam Co WV
William B [Benj?] 28 b 8-71 WV; mill engineer
Fannie M 20 11-1879
Edith B [Beatrice]1 11-98

One Benjamin HALL d 2-16-1906 from TB, Putnam Co [age is off abt 2yrs. b c 1869]

Not finding Fannie or Edith 1910/20 census.

9-9-1921 Charleston, Fayette Co WV
Edith B HALL 22 b Winfield WV m.Carl C COLEMAN 20 b Charleston; both reside Glen Ferris
They had son Clifford Carl...all 3 d Hernando Co FL in the 1970s

Not much luck with Benj HALL family. Too many, but did find this....
William B HALL b 8-3-1871 Jackson Co WV; Parents: Philip HALL/Louisa HALL [reportedly her maiden name]
Family is still in Jackson 1880. Wm's b/date is same as 1900 census [with Fannie]