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Edgar J (Tommy) Robey

Male 1872 -


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  • Name Edgar J (Tommy) Robey 
    Born 30 Mar 1872  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Birth Record
      Name: Edgar J Roby
      Birth Date: 30 Mar 1872
      Birth Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Sex: Male
      Mother: Catharine Roby
      Father: Isaac Roby
      Listed in the birth records between Alice and John
      Does not appear in the 1880 census
      Record is typed not handwritten. It could be the J is really a T?


    Person ID I155  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2019 

    Father Isaac ROBEY,   b. 19 Jul 1847, Meigs County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1920, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Cathleen RECTOR,   b. 30 Mar 1850, Williamstown, Wood, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1920, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1869  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record Robie
      Date: License issued Feb 1, 1869
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      Isaac Roby
      Catholean Rector
      Indexed as Isaac Robs & Cashoban Rector

      Both are buried Mt Calvary Cemetery, Ripley, Jackson Co, WV, on high hill. (per Daddy)
      Stone shows full dates.

      1870 Grant Dist, Jackson Co, WV
      Roby, Isaac, 26, farm laborer, $250 pp, Va
      Catherine, 20, Va
      Alice, 6/12, Nov, WVa

      1880 Grant Dist, Jackson Co, WV
      Isaac Robey, 35, O, MD, O - Meigs Co
      Catholeen, 26, WV, --, WV
      Alice, 9, WV, OH, WV
      Laura, 8, WV, OH, WV
      Jno, 5, WV, OH, WV
      Edward, 10/12 July, WV, OH, WV

      1900 Ripley Dist, Jackson Co, WV, #34, Sheet 2, line 13, 24/25
      Robey, Isaac, July 1845, 54, m28, Ohio, Pa, Oh, Farmer, all can read/write, speak English. owns mortgaged farm, sch #9
      Catholeen, wife, March 1851, 49, m28, 9-8, WV, VA, WV
      John, son, Dec 1876, 23
      Edward, July 1881, 18
      Emma, Oct 1883, 16, School 4 mo
      Clara, Nov 1884, 15
      Minnie, June 1887, 12, sch 2.5 mo
      Fred, Jan 1889, 11, sch 1 mo, can't write

      1920 Jackson Co census, Ripley district, all born WV unless noted #1-1
      Isaac Robey age 74 born Ohio
      Catherine age 68
      Minnie age 28 dau
      Fred age 26 son
      Casto, Emma 36 divorced
      Casto, Starling age 11 son

      JCDR shows:
      Roby, Thomas, 2/15/1879, 3y, d Sandy, parents I & C, born JC

      Jackson Co census 1870, 1880, 1900, married
      Jackson Co census 1850, 1860 with parents
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Birth Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    2. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.