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Edward Robie

Edward Robie

Male 1879 - 1967  (88 years)

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  • Name Edward Robie 
    Born 10 Jul 1879  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Aug 1967  Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
      Edward Robie
      Birth Date: 10 Jul 1879
      Birth Place: Jackson, West Virginia, USA
      Residence: Letart, Mason, West Virginia, USA
      Age: 62
      Occupation: no employment
      Nearest Relative: Zona Robie, Letart
      Height/Build: 6' 185lb
      Color of Eyes/Hair: blue/gray ruddy complexion
      Signature: Ed Robie
    Person ID I166  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2013 

    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  [4
    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

    Family Zona Belle Myers,   b. 4 Nov 1886,   d. 15 Aug 1972, Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1908  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • Otterbein cemetery
      Robie, Edward 1879-1967
      Robie, Zona B. 1886-__

      1910 Ripley Dist, Jackson co WV
      Robie, Ed 25 m 1y
      Zonia B 23 m 1y 1-1 child
      Anna E 5/12

      1920 Fairplain Dist, Ripley, Jackson, WV
      Robey, Ed 34
      Zona 33
      Edra 10
      Dallie 8
      Solly E .10 son

      1930 Union Dist, Jackson, WV 4/24/1930
      Robie, Edward 47
      Zona B 43
      Edra A 20
      Dollie B 18
      Sella E sn 11
      Mamie M 8
      Rollia E 6

      1940 Wagggener, Mason, WV # 157 Mason Road
      Rents farm $5 per month
      all born WV, 1935: lived rural Jackson co, WV
      Robie, Ed 58 m 5th grade farm laborer
      Zona wife 52 m 8th grade
      Selly son 21 s 4th grade
      Marie da 18 s 4th grade
      Raleigh son 16 8th grade

      JCBR
      Robie, Anna Edra, 10/20/1909, Ed & Zona (Myers) Robie, Ripley
      Roby, ____, 10/20/1910 Ed & Zona Roby Ripley
      I am guessing this is Beulah Cathleen, buried in Mt Calvary Cemetery between Isaac & Cathleen and Fred.
      Beulah Cathleen Infant Daughter of Edward and Zona
    Children 
     1. Edra Anna Robie,   b. 20 Oct 1909, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1979  (Age 69 years)
     2. Beulah Cathleen Robie,   b. 20 Oct 1910, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. In Infancy
     3. Dollie Belle Robie
     4. Selly Edwin Robie,   b. 17 Mar 1919, Evans, Jackson, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 2003, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Mayme Marie Robie
     6. Raleigh Eugene Robie,   b. 19 Mar 1924, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 2003, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Family ID F122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Robey, Ed, John, Clara, Emmie & Fred
    Robey, Ed, John, Clara, Emmie & Fred
    Siblings

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

    2. [S7] Gravestone, Otterbein cemetery.

    3. [S97] Jim Haga.

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