Rev. Daniel I. Conner Jr.1,2

M, b. January 10, 1778, d. July 8, 1841
FatherDaniel I. Conner Sr.2,3 b. circa 1736, d. circa 1814
MotherMary Unknown2,3 b. circa 1746, d. 1811
     Rev. Daniel I. Conner Jr. was buried at Fairview Church Cemetery, near Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2 He was born on January 10, 1778 at Cameron Parish, Loudoun Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Rebecca Smith, daughter of George Smyth Smith, on February 13, 1806 at prob Jefferson or Sevier Co., Tennessee.2,3 Rev. Daniel I. Conner Jr. Daniel apparently moved to Sevier Co., Tennessee around 1807 and purchased 18 acres of land in Sevier Co. in 1809. In 1810 he returned to Montgomery Co., Virginia around the time of his mother's death. He and his family were enumerated in Montgomery Co. at that time. By Christmas of 1810 Daniel and his family were in Indiana where his son James was born. in 1810.3 He died on July 8, 1841 at Moral Township, Shelby Co., Indiana, at age 63.2,3,4

Census Records

1810Montgomery Co., VirginiaThe enumeration reads 1 male 26-45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-26, 1 female 26-45, and 1 female over 455
1820Columbia Township, Fayette Co., IndianaThe enumeration reads 2 males under 10, 1 male 26-45, 4 females under 10, 2 females 10-16, and 1 female 26-456
1830Fayette Co., IndianaThe enumeration reads 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 2 males 15-20, 1 male 50-60, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 2 females 10-15, 2 females 15-20, and one female 40-507
1840Moral Township, Shelby Co., IndianaThe enumeration reads 1 male 5-10, 2 males 15-20, 1 male 60-70, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 15-20, 1 females 20-30, and 1 female 50-608

Occupation

Minister

Family

Rebecca Smith b. June 29, 1788, d. December 14, 1847
Marriage*Rev. Daniel I. Conner Jr. married Rebecca Smith, daughter of George Smyth Smith, on February 13, 1806 at prob Jefferson or Sevier Co., Tennessee.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  3. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  4. [S3904] Unknown author, 1884 History of Cumberland, Jasper, and Richland County, Illinois.
  5. [S406] National Archives and Records Administration, 1810 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S413] National Archives and Records Administration, 1830 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S414] National Archives and Records Administration, 1840 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2452] Grandson of Ada Lois Smith James C. Howard, "History of Smith Family."
  10. [S459] Davee and Related Families, online http://www.famgen.net/davee/surnames.htm
  11. [S93] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Descendants of Samuel Hendricks," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.

Unknown Craft

F, b. September 28, 1891, d. before June 30, 1900
FatherGeorge Moore Craft1 b. July 28, 1848, d. June 8, 1900
MotherMary Ann Paxton1 b. April 21, 1853, d. July 8, 1914
     Unknown Craft was born on September 28, 1891 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 She died before June 30, 1900; Not listed with the family in the 1900 Census.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Unknown Craft

M, b. May 23, 1885
FatherJames Henry Craft1 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant1 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Unknown Craft was born on May 23, 1885 at Craig Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.

Unknown Crowder

F, b. April 17, 1877, d. April 30, 1877
FatherBenton Luther Crowder Sr.1,2 b. July 28, 1848
MotherRachel Lewis Biggs1,2 b. December, 1844
     Unknown Crowder was born on April 17, 1877 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 She died on April 30, 1877 at Craigs Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.2

Citations

  1. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  2. [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

Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass1,2

F, b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
FatherCaleb Anderson Snodgrass1,3
MotherMary C. Huffman1,3
     Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass was buried at Tariff Cemetery, Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.3,2 She was born on August 12, 1851 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 She married Andrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore, son of William York "Yorkie" Elmore and Hannah Scott, on January 30, 1873 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3,2 As of January 30, 1873,her married name was Elmore. Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass Mrs. Sarah F. Elmore died at the home of her son, Shirley Elmore, of Tariff, Monday night at 12 o'clock, death resulting from burns which she received when her clothing caught fire from the gas stove as she was preparing noon meal. Mrs. Elmore, who was 89 years of age, was the wife of A. J. Elmore, deceased, with whom she came to Roane county about 42 years ago from Cecil county, Virginia. The deceased was the mother of twelve children, those surviving being J. O., J. A. Jr., J. W. and K. S. Elmore, all of Tariff; Mrs. Hallie Surface, of Richwood, W. Va; Mrs. Lula Laughlin, Mrs. Lucy Barger and Jennie Hartline, all of Akron, Ohio, Anderson Snodgrass, a brother, of Delta, Pa., and several half brothers also survive, who with her children and the many friend to whom she had endeared herself, mourn the passing of a worthy life which was snatched so tragically from their midst. Mrs. Elmore was a woman of high standing and influence in the community and she reared her children to be useful citizens. The funeral services were conducted by the Rev. J. Herby Smith, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, interment following in the Tariff cemetery. on May 9, 1930.2 She died on May 26, 1930 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 78.3,2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 201, District 123, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia5
1910Dwelling 48, District 106, Beaver, Nicholas Co., West Virginia6
1920Dwelling 219, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 185, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Shirley8

Family

Andrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
Marriage*Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass married Andrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore, son of William York "Yorkie" Elmore and Hannah Scott, on January 30, 1873 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  2. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Sarah Frances Elmore death certificate.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  10. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  11. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  12. [S29] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Death Records, 1853-1896.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Anah J. Elmore death certificate.
  14. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  15. [S1868] Sondra Reger, "Elmore family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 9, 2009 and Sep, Oct & Nov, 2011.

Peorl/Perlia V. Elmore1,2

M, b. September 17, 1872, d. 1902
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore3,1 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherAmaula Virginia Unknown2
     Peorl/Perlia V. Elmore was buried at Helmic Cemetery, Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.2 He was born on September 17, 1872 at Sinking Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 He died in 1902.2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 201, District 123, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia3
1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia1

Occupation

1900Farm laborer1

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Jacob Ott Elmore1,2,3

M, b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore4,5,6,7,8,9 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass4,5,6,7,8,10 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Jacob Ott Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.11,9 He was born on September 16, 1873 at Sinking Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.4,1 He married Mary Jane Looney on March 7, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.11,12,13 Jacob Ott Elmore died on October 1, 1963 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 90.11,9,13 He SPENCER - J. O. (Ott) Elmore, 83, prominent Roane County farmer and stockman and former Roane County assessor, died yesterday at his home at Tariff after an extended illness. Mr. Elmore, a native of Virginia, had resided in Roane Counly for 76 years. Last March 7 he and his wife, Mary Looney Elmore, who survives, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. He was a former Roane County teacher and secretary of the board of education. Mr. Elmore had been affiliated with the Masonic Lodge for 53 years, had served as master and secretary of Linden Masonic Lodge and was a member of Scottish Rite bodies and Beni Kedem Temple of the Shrine in Charleston He was a member of the Henry's Fork Baptist Church at Tariff. In addition to Mrs. Elmore, he is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Mary Louise Rardon of Indianapolis, Ind; sons, Earl L. Elmore of Charleston, managing director of he West Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Gene F. of, Spencer and Otmer of Orlando, Fla; sisers, Mrs. Hallie Surface of Richwood, Mrs. Lucy Hartline of Akron, Ohio; brothers, J. W. Elmore of Spencer and H. J. of Tarff; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the Sinnett Funeral Home here, the Rev. Edward Wolfe officiating. Burial will be in Clover Cemetery, with Masonic graveside rites. The body is at the funeral home. on October 2, 1963.13

Census Records

1880Dwelling 201, District 123, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia5
1900Farm laborer6
1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia6
1910Dwelling 183, District 86, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia14
1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia15
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia16

Occupation

1910Farmer14
1920Farmer15
1930Farmer16

Family 1

V. O. 'Jennie' Reed
Child

Family 2

Louisa Helmic
Child

Family 3

Mary Jane Looney b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
Marriage*Jacob Ott Elmore married Mary Jane Looney on March 7, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.11,12,13 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  4. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the J. O. Elmore death record.
  10. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  11. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Looney marriage record.
  13. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  14. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  17. [S2853] Tariff Cemetery, Roane Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2362084&GRid=55029080&CRid=2362084&
  18. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paul Elmore death certificate.
  19. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Rardon-Elmore marriage record.
  20. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Mary Louise Rardon obituary in the Jan 21, 2010 edition.

Hathe Watson "Hallie" Elmore1,2,3,4

F, b. July 10, 1876, d. March 14, 1976
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore2,1,5,6 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass2,1,5,6 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Her Social Security Number was 233-22-8992.7 Hathe Watson "Hallie" Elmore was buried at Richwood Cemetery, Richwood, Nicholas Co., West Virginia.3,8 She was born on July 10, 1876 at Sinking Creek, Craig Co., Virginia; The SSDI has a birth date of Sep 3, 1877.2,3,7 As of November 12, 1893,her married name was Surface.4 She married John Henry Surface on November 12, 1893 at Roane Co., West Virginia.9,4 Hathe Watson "Hallie" Elmore died on March 14, 1976 at age 99.3,8

Census Records

1880Dwelling 201, District 123, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia1
1900Dwelling 66, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia10
1910Dwelling 165, District 112, Kentucky, Nicholas Co., West Virginia11
1920Dwelling 27, District 110, Kentucky, Nicholas Co., West Virginia12
1930Dwelling 216, District 1, Richwood, Nicholas Co., West Virginia13

Occupation

1930Restaurant cook13

Family

John Henry Surface b. March 11, 1870, d. November 12, 1926
Marriage*Hathe Watson "Hallie" Elmore married John Henry Surface on November 12, 1893 at Roane Co., West Virginia.9,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  3. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Surface-Elmore marriage record.
  5. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S2897] Richwood Cemetery, Nicholas Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=surface&GSfn=ohlen&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=15831600&CRid=385276&df=all&
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the John Henry Surface death certificate.
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Ohlen Camden Surface death certificate.
  15. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Gayle Jaxon Surface obituary inan unknown edition.
  16. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the Claude Van Surface obituary in the May 31, 1963 edition.
  17. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Gayle Jaxon Surface obituary in an unknown edition.

Anah Johnson Elmore1,2

M, b. August 24, 1883, d. January 19, 1959
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore3,4,5,6,7 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass3,4,5,6,7 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Anah Johnson Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,6,7 He Anah J. Elmore, age 75, of Left Hand died Monday evening, January 19, 1959, in the Charleston Memorial Hospital. He was born in Virginia, the son of the late Andrew and Sarah Snodgrass Elmore. He was a member of the Henry’s Fork Baptist Church, Linden Lodge No. 83 AF & AM of which he was past master, and was a retired worker from the South Penn Oil Company after 35 years. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Millie Helmic Elmore, two daughters; Mrs. Roy Roe of Sissonville and Mrs. Daniel McGlothlin of Left Hand. Six sons, Glen of Parkersburg, Don of Left Hand, Clarence of Spencer, Brooks of Dayton, Ohio and Howard and Doyle at home. Three sisters, Mrs. Hallie Surface of Fenwick, Mrs. Lucy Bartsch and Mrs. Jennie Hartline, both of Akron. Three brothers, J. O. and H. J. of Tariff and J. W. of Spencer; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services will be conducted Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at the Henry’s Fork Baptist Church with Rev. H. B. Strickland officiating. Burial will be in the Clover cemetery with Sinnett Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Masonic graveside rites will be conducted by the Linden Lodge No. 83, AF & AM.6 His Social Security Number was 236-09-0114.7 He was born on August 24, 1883 at Craig Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card and death certificate have a birth date of May 4, 1883.3,2,7 He married Premelia "Millie" Helmick on April 17, 1908 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,8,6 Anah Johnson Elmore died on January 19, 1959 at Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 75.6,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1910Dwelling 29, District 81, Geary, Roane Co., West Virginia9
1920Dwelling 178, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia10
1930Dwelling 187, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1910Farmer9
1920Oil field pumper10
1930Oil field pumper11

Family

Premelia "Millie" Helmick b. May 22, 1889, d. September 19, 1968
Marriage*Anah Johnson Elmore married Premelia "Millie" Helmick on April 17, 1908 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,8,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Anah J. Elmore death certificate.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Helmick marriage record.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Osva O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 21, 2004 edition.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Ellis marriage record.
  14. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Brooks Lester Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  15. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.

Lucy Frances Elmore1,2,3,4

F, b. May 28, 1885, d. December 21, 1974
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore1,2,5,6 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass1,2,5,6 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Her Social Security Number was 273-62-6006.7 Lucy Frances Elmore was born on May 28, 1885 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,7 As of December 4, 1903,her married name was Ellis.3 She married Joseph Lawrence "Joe" Ellis on December 4, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.3 Lucy Frances Elmore and Joseph Lawrence "Joe" Ellis were divorced before 1918.8,9 As of circa 1918,her married name was Bartsch.6,9 Lucy Frances Elmore married William "Heavy" Bartsch circa 1918.8,9 Lucy Frances Elmore died on December 21, 1974 at Akron, Summit Co., Ohio, at age 89.10

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia2
1910Dwelling 71, District 106, Beaver, Nicholas Co., West Virginia11
1920Dwelling 345, District 181, Ward 5, Akron, Summit Co., Ohio12
1930Dwelling 192, District 113, Akron, Summit Co., Ohio9

Family 1

Joseph Lawrence "Joe" Ellis b. May 1, 1882
Marriage*Lucy Frances Elmore married Joseph Lawrence "Joe" Ellis on December 4, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.3 
Divorce* Lucy Frances Elmore and Joseph Lawrence "Joe" Ellis were divorced before 1918.8,9 
Children

Family 2

William "Heavy" Bartsch b. August 31, 1891, d. May 23, 1959
Marriage*Lucy Frances Elmore married William "Heavy" Bartsch circa 1918.8,9 

Citations

  1. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Ellis-Elmore marriage record.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Howard William Ellis birth certificate.
  5. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S2833] Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854-1997, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1681000
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Aubrey Clyve Ellis birth certificate.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Leah Jeanette Ellis birth certificate.

Amanda J. Elmore1,2,3

F, b. June 17, 1887, d. April 1, 1888
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore1,2 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass1,2 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Amanda J. Elmore was buried at Looney Cemetery on Sycamore, Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.2 She was born on June 17, 1887 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2 She died on April 1, 1888 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2,3

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S1868] Sondra Reger, "Elmore family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 9, 2009 and Sep, Oct & Nov, 2011.
  3. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.

Jennie Florence Elmore1,2

F, b. April 30, 1891, d. December 6, 1971
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore1,3,4 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass1,3,4 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Jennie Florence Elmore was born on April 30, 1891 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2 She married Edward Blaine Hartline on August 24, 1910.2 As of August 24, 1910,her married name was Hartline. Jennie Florence Elmore died on December 6, 1971 at Akron, Summit Co., Ohio, at age 80.2,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia1
1930Dwelling 156, District 116, Akron, Summit Co., Ohio6

Family

Edward Blaine Hartline b. September 9, 1884, d. October 28, 1969
Marriage*Jennie Florence Elmore married Edward Blaine Hartline on August 24, 1910.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  5. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2901] Billings Gazette, From the Sylvia Violet Whitham obituary in the Jan 4, 2009 edition.
  8. [S2904] Daily News, The, From the Shirley Hartline obituary in the Jan 12, 2011 edition.

John Walter Elmore1,2,3

M, b. April 26, 1889, d. June 22, 1975
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore4,5,6 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass4,5,6 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     His Social Security Number was 236-09-0113.7 John Walter Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3 He was born on April 26, 1889 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2,7 He married Ella Isenhardt Jett on March 5, 1917 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,8,3 John Walter Elmore died on June 22, 1975 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 86.3 He SPENCER - John Walter Elmore, 86, of Spencer, died Sunday in Gordon Memorial Hospital here. He was a retired employe of South Penn Oil Co. and was a member and past master of the Masonic Lodge. Mr. Elmore attended the Baptist Church. Surviving: wife, Ella Jett Elmore; daughter, Mrs. Eunice Keen of Newton; sister, Mrs. Hallie Surface of Texas; brother, H. J. "Dink" of Tariff: eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in Sinnett Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Lester Walker officiating. Burial with Masonic rites will be in Clover Cemetery, Spencer. Friends may-call after 3 p.m. today. on June 24, 1975.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1920Dwelling 179, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 194, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia10

Occupation

1920Oil field pumper9
1930Oil field laborer10

Family

Ella Isenhardt Jett b. January 23, 1900, d. October, 1981
Marriage*John Walter Elmore married Ella Isenhardt Jett on March 5, 1917 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,8,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the John Walter Elmore obituary in the Jun 24, 1975 edition.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Jett marriage record.
  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. [S2853] Tariff Cemetery, Roane Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2362084&GRid=55029080&CRid=2362084&
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Phyllis Norma Elmore death certificate.

Shirley Kenneth Elmore1,2

M, b. April 2, 1896, d. September 9, 1958
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore3,4,5,6 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass3,4,5,6 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     His Social Security Number was 233-26-6288.7 Shirley Kenneth Elmore was born on April 2, 1896 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia; The SSDI has a birth date of Mar 2, 1896.1,2,7 He married Stella White on March 25, 1923 at Roane Co., West Virginia.8 Shirley Kenneth Elmore died on September 9, 1958 at Akron, Summit Co., Ohio, at age 62.9,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia3
1910Dwelling 48, District 106, Beaver, Nicholas Co., West Virginia5
1920Dwelling 219, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1930Dwelling 185, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia10
1940Dwelling 221, District 44-8, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1920Public school teacher4
1930Oil field laborer10
1940Federal emergency work teacher11

Family

Stella White b. January 14, 1906, d. September 27, 1977
Marriage*Shirley Kenneth Elmore married Stella White on March 25, 1923 at Roane Co., West Virginia.8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S1104] 1938-1946 Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2086] Roane County Reporter, From the Sarah F. Elmore obituary in the May 9, 1930 edition.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-White marriage record.
  9. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Starcher-Elmore marriage record.
  13. [S1792] Akron Beacon Journal, From the Arlene Hallie Helms obituary in the Sep 25, 2005 edition.
  14. [S2883] Summit County Court of Common Pleas - Probate Division, Summit County, Ohio, Marriage Records, 1840-1980.
  15. [S1792] Akron Beacon Journal, From the Eleanor McFadden obituary in the May 8, 2013 edition.

Harvey Jackson "Dink" Elmore1,2,3

M, b. November 19, 1897, d. October 13, 1977
FatherAndrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore4,5,6 b. April, 1850, d. July 26, 1927
MotherSarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass4,5,6 b. August 12, 1851, d. May 26, 1930
     Harvey Jackson "Dink" Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,3 His Social Security Number was 234-52-4934.7 He was born on November 19, 1897 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2,7 He married Nancy Darl Keen on March 4, 1922 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2,8,3 Harvey Jackson "Dink" Elmore died on October 13, 1977 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 79.2,3 He TARIFF — Harvey J. "Dink" Elmore, 79, of Tariff, Roane County, died Thursday in Roane General Hospital, Spencer, after a short illness. He was a retired executive director of ASCS of Roane County. A lifelong resident of Tariff he was a member of the Masons, Scottish Rite Bodies, Beni Kedem Temple and National Ramp Association. Surviving: wife, Darl Keen Elmore. Service will be 2 p.m. today in Sinnett Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Hobert Webb officiating. Burial will be in Clover Cemetery with Masonic rites. Friends may call after 10 a.m. today at the funeral home. on October 15, 1977.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 69, District 101, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1910Dwelling 48, District 106, Beaver, Nicholas Co., West Virginia5
1920Dwelling 306, District 187, Ward 6, Akron, Summit Co., OhioEnumerated in the household of his brother-in-law John Laughlin9

Occupation

1920Rubber works tire builder9

Family

Nancy Darl Keen b. January 12, 1902, d. October 8, 2000
Marriage*Harvey Jackson "Dink" Elmore married Nancy Darl Keen on March 4, 1922 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2,8,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Harvey J. Elmore obituary in the Oct 15, 1977 edition.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Anah J. Elmore obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Keen marriage record.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the infant Elmore death record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the infant twin Elmore death certificate.

Mary Jane Looney1,2,3,4,5

F, b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     Mary Jane Looney was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 232-96-5268.6 She was born on April 9, 1882 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,6 She married Jacob Ott Elmore, son of Andrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore and Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass, on March 7, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3,7 As of March 7, 1903,her married name was Elmore.1,3 Mary Jane Looney died on August 19, 1977 at Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 95.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 86, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia8
1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia10

Family

Jacob Ott Elmore b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
Marriage*Mary Jane Looney married Jacob Ott Elmore, son of Andrew Jackson "Andy" Elmore and Sarah Frances "Sallie" Snodgrass, on March 7, 1903 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Looney marriage record.
  4. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  5. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Mary Louise Rardon obituary in the Jan 21, 2010 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  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. [S2853] Tariff Cemetery, Roane Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2362084&GRid=55029080&CRid=2362084&
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paul Elmore death certificate.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Rardon-Elmore marriage record.

Earle Looney Elmore1,2

M, b. December 19, 1903, d. May 4, 2003
FatherJacob Ott Elmore3,4,5,2,6,7 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney3,4,5,2,6,7 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     Earle Looney Elmore was buried at Allegheny County Memorial Park, 1600 Duncan Avenue, Allison Park, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania.2 His Social Security Number was 234-20-6252.8 He was born on December 19, 1903 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.8,2 He married Louretta Mildred Beall on November 25, 1932 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia.2,1,9 Earle Looney Elmore died on May 4, 2003 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia, at age 99.8,2 He Earle Looney Elmore, 99, of Maple Avenue, Morgantown, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2003, at Ruby Memorial Hospital. He was born Dec. 19, 1903, in Tariff, Roane County, son of the late Jacob Ott and Mary Jane Looney Elmore. In his youth, Earle lived in a log house, worked on the family farm and attended a one-room school. He graduated from Spencer High School and then attended Capital City Commerce College. He also worked for a coal company in Boomer, the Viking Gasoline Company in Charleston, and attended West Virginia University, where he acquired his bachelor's and master's degrees in 1932 and 1934. For a short time in the early 1930s, Earle worked for the Soil Erosion Service in Spencer, planting black walnut trees that are now the focus of the Roane County Black Walnut Festival. He attended Morris Harvey College night school and received a bachelor of science degree in accounting in 1953, graduating cum laude. He was elected to honor societies Sigma Pi Sigma (physics), Phi Lambda Upsilon (chemistry) and Phi Beta Phi (general science), as well as social fraternities Delta Kappa Psi and the Mu Alpha chapter of Phi Gamma Delta. In 1933-34, he was a member of what was known as Governor Herman Guy Kump's "brain trust," an organization helping West Virginia out of financial difficulties. He later worked for the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce, taking three years leave for service in the U.S. Navy during World War II, returning with the rank of lieutenant commander, U.S.N.R. He then resumed his work with the Chamber of Commerce, becoming managing director in 1959, retiring in 1968. Earle started the publication The West Virginia Business Index. Earle has been listed in "Who's Who in the East" and "Who's Who in Commerce and Industry." He also received the Outstanding West Virginian award in 1983 from Gov. John D. Rockefeller IV. He is survived by a brother and spouse, Gene Francis and Virginia Elmore; a sister, Mary Louise Reardon; several nieces, nephews and cousins, including Phoebe and Oscar Schubert, of Morgantown; two close friends, George R. Seller, D.V.M., Tait Hatcher; and many other friends and caregivers. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta Beall Elmore, in 1997; a sister, Maxine Elmore; and two brothers, Paul Andrew Elmore and Joseph Otmer Elmore. Friends may call at Hastings Funeral Home on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Thursday, May 8, 2003, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. J. William Turley officiating. Entombment will follow in the Allegheny County Memorial Park Cemetery in Allison, Pa. Donations may be made in his memory to WVU Foundation for Pre-veterinary Medicine Students, One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26505.
on May 6, 2003.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 86, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia3
1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia5

Family

Louretta Mildred Beall b. May 8, 1907, d. August 6, 1997
Marriage*Earle Looney Elmore married Louretta Mildred Beall on November 25, 1932 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia.2,1,9 

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  7. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Louretta Mildred Elmore obituary in the Aug 7, 1997 edition.

Ula Maxine Elmore1,2,3

F, b. August 26, 1906, d. February 8, 1907
FatherJacob Ott Elmore1,4,2,3 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney1,4,2,3 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     Ula Maxine Elmore was buried at Tariff Cemetery, Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.3 She was born on August 26, 1906 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3 She died on February 8, 1907 at Roane Co., West Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  3. [S2853] Tariff Cemetery, Roane Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2362084&GRid=55029080&CRid=2362084&
  4. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.

Paul Andrew Elmore1,2,3,4

M, b. January 31, 1908, d. December 19, 1935
FatherJacob Ott Elmore5,6,7,8,1,9 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney5,6,7,8,1,9 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     Paul Andrew Elmore was buried at Tariff Cemetery, Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.5,4 He was born on January 31, 1908 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.5 He married Marjorie May Simmons on April 6, 1929 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.3 Paul Andrew Elmore died on December 19, 1935 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 27; Died of pneumonia and tuberculosis.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 86, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia6
1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia8

Occupation

1930Farmer8

Family

Marjorie May Simmons b. September 15, 1910, d. August 30, 1992
Marriage*Paul Andrew Elmore married Marjorie May Simmons on April 6, 1929 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Simmons marriage record.
  4. [S2853] Tariff Cemetery, Roane Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2362084&GRid=55029080&CRid=2362084&
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Paul Elmore death certificate.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Webb-Elmore marriage record.
  11. [S9032] Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, online www.taylorvandalefuneralhome.com, From the Mardelle Webb obituary.

Gene Francis Elmore Sr.1,2,3

M, b. August 14, 1910, d. March 9, 2003
FatherJacob Ott Elmore4,5,1,6,7 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney4,5,1,6,7 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     His Social Security Number was 236-32-7922.8 Gene Francis Elmore Sr. was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,6 He was born on August 14, 1910 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,8,6 He married Virginia Sophia Hunt on May 17, 1935 at Walton, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,9,6 Gene Francis Elmore Sr. died on March 9, 2003 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 92.2,8,6 He SPENCER - Gene F. Elmore Sr., local historian and genealogist, died Friday, May 9, 2003, in Welcome Home Care, Spencer. He was born Aug. 14, 1910, at Tariff, a son of the late Jacob Ott and Mary Jane Looney Elmore. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Gene F. Elmore Jr; three brothers, Joseph Otmer, Paul and Earle; one sister, Ula Maxine. Survivors include his wife, Virginia Hunt Elmore, whom he married May 17, 1935; two daughters, Sondra Leigh Reger of Finksburg, Md., and Virginia Lynn Vine of Pawleys Island, S.C; one sister, Mary Louise Rardon of Indianapolis, Ind; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Mr. Elmore was a 50-year member of the Linden Lodge No. 83 AF & 003, at 9 aAM, Linden and the Wetzel Chapter No. 27, Order of the Eastern Star, Spencer. Mr. Elmore was graduated from Spencer High School in 1932, and was a member of the Harmony Boys local singing group. He attended Glenville State College and West Virginia University, where he majored in journalism and joined Kappa Delta Psi, was a member of the marching band and the ROTC. Mr. Elmore worked with the CCC throughout West Virginia. He took many photographs of this work, which have been combined into a book. He joined the Navy during World War II and trained at the Great Lakes facility. He then served at Corpus Christi, Texas, as an artc/3c and attended Houston University. He was a member of the local amateur radio club. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 21, Spencer. Mr. Elmore was employed as an Internal Revenue agent from the Charleston-Ripley-Parkersburg region. After his retirement, he worked for a time with Hays and Co., Spencer. Mr. Elmore has researched many branches of his and his wife's families and has generously shared this information with others throughout the United States. He was also a member of Roane County Historical Society. A funeral service will be conducted Monday, May 12, at 2 p.m. in the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer with the Rev. J. Herbert Smith and the Rev. Lester Walker officiating. Burial with Masonic graveside rites will be in the Clover Cemetery, Clover. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, May 11. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Roane General Hospital Auxiliary. on May 11, 2003.6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia4
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia5

Family

Virginia Sophia Hunt b. June 26, 1916, d. June 28, 2010
Marriage*Gene Francis Elmore Sr. married Virginia Sophia Hunt on May 17, 1935 at Walton, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,9,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene Francis Elmore, Jr., obituary in the Oct 15, 1997 edition.
  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. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  7. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Hunt marriage record.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Norman marriage record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Wright-Elmore marriage record.

Joseph Otmer Elmore1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. January 19, 1916, d. January 6, 1998
FatherJacob Ott Elmore7,8,1,5,9 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney8,7,1,5,9 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     His Social Security Number was 233-26-6780.10 Joseph Otmer Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.11 He was born on January 19, 1916 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.2,3,10,6 He married Faye Themin Harold on December 7, 1935 at Ripley, Jackson Co., West Virginia.2,3,4 Joseph Otmer Elmore died on January 6, 1998 at Orange Co., Florida, at age 81.10,6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 211, District 124, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia8

Family

Faye Themin Harold b. November 16, 1917, d. December 7, 2003
Marriage*Joseph Otmer Elmore married Faye Themin Harold on December 7, 1935 at Ripley, Jackson Co., West Virginia.2,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Harold marriage record.
  4. [S1903] Calhoun Chronicle, From the Faye T. Elmore obituary in the Dec 9, 2003 edition.
  5. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  6. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S2198] Sondra Elmore Reger, "Joseph Otmer Elmore," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 27, 2010.
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Morris marriage record.
  13. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Ashlee Jo Elmore obituary in the Sep 26, 1995 edition.

Mary Louise Elmore1,2,3,4,5

F, b. September 12, 1924, d. January 17, 2010
FatherJacob Ott Elmore6,1,3,4,7,5 b. September 16, 1873, d. October 1, 1963
MotherMary Jane Looney6,1,3,4,7,5 b. April 9, 1882, d. August 19, 1977
     Her Social Security Number was 307-32-5301.8 Mary Louise Elmore was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.9,7 She was born on September 12, 1924 at Tariff, Roane Co., West Virginia.3,8,7 As of March 15, 1946,her married name was Rardon.3 She married Ralph Ardell "Hank" Rardon on March 15, 1946 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia.2,3,7 Mary Louise Elmore died on January 17, 2010 at Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana, at age 85.9,8,7 She Mary Louise Rardon, 85, longtime Indianapolis teacher and resident, died January 17, 2010. She was born to the late J. O. and Mary Jane (Looney) Elmore on September 12, 1924 in Tariff, W. Virginia. Mary was a graduate of Spencer (W. Va.) High School, and a proud alumnus of West Virginia University and member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority. She received her MA in Education from Butler University. Mary and Ralph A. Rardon married on March 15, 1946. He preceded her in death in 1960. Mary raised their three children while serving as the head of the Washington High School Home Economics Department, a position she held for 30 years. She was director of a vocational foods program. As a devoted teacher, she encouraged teens to make responsible life choices and inspired those she taught by example. She also worked part-time as a dietician at Methodist Hospital. After her retirement, she was an active volunteer at the Indianapolis Children's Museum and the Conner Prairie Gift Shop. Mary enjoyed crossword puzzles, watching birds and sports, and was a huge Colts fan. She traveled extensively with Ambassadair and Elderhostel, and satisfied her life-long love of learning through classes with OASIS. Mary lived independently, and loved visits from her children, their spouses, and her grandchildren. Mary is survived by children Joan L. Fairlie (Chester), Dr. David P. Rardon (Karen Mahakian), and Kathryn A. Dawe (Brad), as well as 7 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and one expected great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 23rd at 11 a.m. at Broad Ripple United Methodist Church, 6185 Guilford Ave., Indianapolis. Friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service. A graveside service will be held at Clover Cemetery in West Virginia at a future date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Earthquake Recovery Fund, co Hospice St. Joseph, 1595 Norwich New London Turnpike, Uncasville, Conn. 06382. Services are entrusted to Flanner and Buchanan Zionsville and online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com on January 21, 2010.7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 171, District 9, Smithfield, Roane Co., West Virginia6

Family

Ralph Ardell "Hank" Rardon b. February 3, 1924, d. June 3, 1960
Marriage*Mary Louise Elmore married Ralph Ardell "Hank" Rardon on March 15, 1946 at Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia.2,3,7 
Children
  • Joan L. Rardon2,7
  • Dr. David P. Rardon2,7
  • Kathryn Ann "Kathy" Rardon2,7

Citations

  1. [S1268] Dominion Post, From the Earle Looney Elmore obituary in the May 6, 2003 edition.
  2. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Rardon-Elmore marriage record.
  4. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  5. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the J. O. Elmore obituary in the Oct 2, 1963 edition.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S443] Indianapolis Star, From the Mary Louise Rardon obituary in the Jan 21, 2010 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S2198] Sondra Elmore Reger, "Joseph Otmer Elmore," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 27, 2010.

Virginia Sophia Hunt1,2

F, b. June 26, 1916, d. June 28, 2010
     Her Social Security Number was 234-50-8662.3 Virginia Sophia Hunt was born on June 26, 1916 at Roane Co., West Virginia.2,3 She married Gene Francis Elmore Sr., son of Jacob Ott Elmore and Mary Jane Looney, on May 17, 1935 at Walton, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2,4 As of May 17, 1935,her married name was Elmore.2 Virginia Sophia Hunt died on June 28, 2010 at Maryland at age 94.3

Family

Gene Francis Elmore Sr. b. August 14, 1910, d. March 9, 2003
Marriage*She married Gene Francis Elmore Sr., son of Jacob Ott Elmore and Mary Jane Looney, on May 17, 1935 at Walton, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Hunt marriage record.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  5. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene Francis Elmore, Jr., obituary in the Oct 15, 1997 edition.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Norman marriage record.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Wright-Elmore marriage record.

Gene Francis Elmore Jr.1,2

M, b. March 21, 1936, d. October 14, 1997
FatherGene Francis Elmore Sr.1,2,3,4 b. August 14, 1910, d. March 9, 2003
MotherVirginia Sophia Hunt1,2,3,4 b. June 26, 1916, d. June 28, 2010
     His Social Security Number was 233-58-7595.5 Gene Francis Elmore Jr. was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2 He was born on March 21, 1936 at Clarksburg, Harrison Co., West Virginia.1,5,3 He married Joyce Ann Norman on August 17, 1963 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3,6 Gene Francis Elmore Jr. died on October 14, 1997 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 61.1,5,2 He SPENCER - Gene Francis Elmore Jr., 61, of Spencer died Oct. 14, 1997, in Webb's Tender Care. He was a retired music teacher, having taught in Braxton and Roane counties, a former employee of West Virginia Rehabilitation Services, Spencer, attended West Virginia University, received his bachelor's degree from Glenville State College and his master's from the University of Virginia, was a graduate of Spencer High School, a member, choir director and deacon of First Baptist Church, Spencer, and was a member of the Spencer-Roane Volunteer Fire Department. Surviving: son, Darren Todd of Spencer, daughter, Jane Ann Elmore of Spencer; parents, Gene F. and Virginia Hunt Elmore Sr. of Spencer; sisters, Virginia Lynn Vine of Chicago, Sondra Leigh Reger of Finksburg, Md. Service will be 2 p.m. Friday at John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Michael E. Hall officiating. Burial will be in Clover Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. on October 15, 1997.2

Family

Joyce Ann Norman b. March 20, 1941, d. August 10, 1993
Marriage*He married Joyce Ann Norman on August 17, 1963 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,3,6 
Children
  • Darren Todd Elmore1,2,6
  • Jane Anne Elmore1,2,6

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene Francis Elmore, Jr., obituary in the Oct 15, 1997 edition.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Norman marriage record.
  4. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Gene F. Elmore, Sr. obituary in the May 11, 2003 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Joyce Elmore obituary in the Aug 11, 1993 edition.

Joyce Ann Norman1,2,3

F, b. March 20, 1941, d. August 10, 1993
     Joyce Ann Norman was buried at Clover Cemetery, Clover, Roane Co., West Virginia.3 Her Social Security Number was 236-64-5916.4 She was born on March 20, 1941 at Gauley Bridge, Fayette Co., West Virginia.1,4,2 She married Gene Francis Elmore Jr., son of Gene Francis Elmore Sr. and Virginia Sophia Hunt, on August 17, 1963 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2,3 As of August 17, 1963,her married name was Elmore.2 Joyce Ann Norman died on August 10, 1993 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia, at age 52.1,4,3 She Mrs. Joyce Elmore, 52, of Spencer died Aug. 10, 1993, at Roane General Hospital after a long illness. She was an employee of Traders Bank of Spencer in customer relations with 34 years' service. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Spencer. Surviving: husband, Gene Elmore; daughter, Jane Elmore at home; son, Darren of Spencer; parents, Paul and Marie Hensley Norman of Spencer; brother, Stanley Norman of Beckley; one grandchild. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer, with the Rev. Lester Walker officiating. Burial will be in Clover Cemetery, near Spencer. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. on August 11, 1993.3

Family

Gene Francis Elmore Jr. b. March 21, 1936, d. October 14, 1997
Marriage*She married Gene Francis Elmore Jr., son of Gene Francis Elmore Sr. and Virginia Sophia Hunt, on August 17, 1963 at Spencer, Roane Co., West Virginia.1,2,3 
Children
  • Darren Todd Elmore1,3
  • Jane Anne Elmore1,3

Citations

  1. [S1264] Eugene Elmore, "James Elmore and Camilla Gant."
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Elmore-Norman marriage record.
  3. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Joyce Elmore obituary in the Aug 11, 1993 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.