West Virginia Pioneers

Col James Armstrong

Male 1805 - 1879  (74 years)


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  • Name Col James Armstrong 
    Prefix Col 
    Born 1805  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1879  [1
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14435  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2013 

    Father Andrew Armstrong,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rachel A [Armstrong],   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F4918  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine Weas,   b. 12 Jan 1812,   d. Jan 1900  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Randolph County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • 1840 JC
      1m 0-5 Virgil
      1m 5-10 Ben
      1m 10-15
      1m 30-40
      1m 70-80
      2f 0-5 Martha, Julia
      1f 15-20
      1f 20-30

      1850 JC # 984-990
      Armstrong Jas 43 M Farmer Va
      Armstrong Catherine 37 F Va
      Armstrong Benj J 17 M Va
      Armstrong Julianna 15 F Va
      Armstrong Virgil 13 M Va
      Armstrong Martha 11 F Va
      Armstrong George 7 M Va
      Armstrong Florence 4 F Va

      1860 JC # 38
      James, 53
      Catherine, 45
      Virgil S, 23, lawyer
      George W, 16
      Florence 14
      Florida 7
      Morgan, 5
      Kate, 3
      Atkins, H A (m), 26, saddler
      Foglesong, Harry, 23

      John House:
      The earlier Armstrong family was founded at Ripley in 1831, by Col. James Armstrong.
      He married Catharine Weas, a daughter of George Weas, who lived six miles from Beverly, in Randolph County. . .
      they were married in 1830 and came to Jackson County in the fall of 1831, settling at the mouth of Sycamore
    Children 
     1. Benjamin F Armstrong,   b. Abt 1832, Randolph County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Julia A Armstrong,   b. Abt 1836, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Virgil S Armstrong,   b. Abt 1837, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. Martha Jane Armstrong,   b. Abt 1838, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. George W Armstrong,   b. Abt 1843, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Florence Armstrong,   b. Abt 1846, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     7. Florida Armstrong,   b. Abt 1853, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Morgan Armstrong,   b. Abt 1855, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Kate Armstrong,   b. Abt 1856, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F4920  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Armstrong, Col James and Catharine Weas
    Armstrong, Col James and Catharine Weas
    Armstrong, Col James and Catharine Weas

  • Sources 
    1. [S70] John House.