West Virginia Pioneers

William Granville Squires

Male 1825 - 1901  (75 years)


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  • Name William Granville Squires 
    Born 25 May 1825  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Mar 1901  [1
    Buried Braxton County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • William Granville Squires
      Birth: May 25, 1825
      Death: Mar. 21, 1901
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Asa Squires (1785 - 1861)
      Sarah Cartwright Estep Squires (1785 - 1869)
      Spouse:
      Maria Jane Morrison Squires (1827 - 1904)*
      Children:
      Sarah Elizabeth Squires Blagg (1846 - 1888)*
      Mary Louise Squires Greathouse (1853 - 1936)*
      Amanda L Squires Bender (1858 - 1887)*
      John Morgan Squires (1859 - 1930)*
      Susan Morrison Squires McCoy (1864 - 1946)*
      Siblings:
      Elizabeth Estep Squires McCoy (1804 - 1893)*
      Matilda Cartwright Squires Shaver (1818 - 1893)*
      Sarah Jane Squires Carper (1823 - 1909)*
      William Granville Squires (1825 - 1901)
      Daniel Stephen Squires (1827 - 1905)*
      *Calculated relationship
      Burial:
      Squires Cemetery
      Braxton County
      West Virginia, USA
      Created by: Paula Harper
      Record added: Jul 27, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 114448476
    Person ID I113381  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2017 

    Family Maria Jane Morrison,   b. 19 Apr 1827, Braxton County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1904, Braxton County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1845  Braxton County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 8/20/1845
      Place: Braxton Co, WV
      William G Squires
      Name: Maria I Morrison

      1850 Dist 4, Braxton, VA
      William G Squires 26 VA
      Maria 23 VA
      Sarah E 4 VA
      Margaret C 1 VA

      1860 Braxton, WV
      William Squires 35 VA
      Maria 34 VA
      Sarah 14 VA
      Margret C 12 VA
      Mary 8 VA
      Amanda L 2 VA
      John M 7/12 VA

      1870 Clay, Braxton, WV #31
      Squires, William G 45 VA
      Mariah I 43 VA
      Amand L 13 VA
      John M 10 VA
      Amelia E 8 VA
      Susan M 6 WV
      McCoy, Charles 14 VA

      1880 Salt Lick, Braxton, WV
      Squires, W G 55 WV VA VA [has Bilious Colic]
      Maria J 53 wife WV WV WV
      John M 20 son WV WV WV
      Amelia E 18 da WV WV WV
      Susam M 16 da WV WV WV


      1900 Salt Lick, Braxton, WV
      Squires, William G 5/1825 m 54y WV WV W V
      Mariah J wife 4/1827 m 54y 10-4 children WV WV WV
      Blagg, Mary M gda 12/1881 WV WV WV
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Elizabeth Squires,   b. 15 Jun 1846, Braxton County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1888, Braxton County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. Margaret C Squires,   b. CA 1848, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Louise Squires,   b. 1853, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936  (Age 83 years)
     4. Amanda L Squires,   b. 1858, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1887  (Age 29 years)
     5. John Morgan Squires,   b. 1859, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930  (Age 71 years)
     6. Amelia E Squires,   b. CA 1862, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Susan Morrison Squires,   b. 1864, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F28842  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 May 1825 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Braxton County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S898] Gravestone posted on Findagrave.com.

    2. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.