West Virginia Pioneers

Charles Cornelius Houchen, Sr.

Male 1906 - 1988  (82 years)


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  • Name Charles Cornelius Houchen  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 26 May 1906  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 15, 16, 17
    Gender Male 
    Event 235-07-8510  [15
    Buried 1988  Canal Winchester, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8
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    Died 2 Dec 1988  Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 8, 13, 15
    • Age at Death: 82
    Notes 
    • [Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1 A-L, Ed. 5, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Dec 30, 1997, Internal Ref. #1.111.5.112594.69]

      Individual: Houchen, Charles
      Social Security #: 235-07-8510
      SSN# issued in: West Virginia

      Birth date: May 26, 1906
      Death date: Dec 2, 1988

      ZIP Code of last known residence: 43232
      Primary location associated with this ZIP Code: Columbus, Ohio

      1910 census, Ripley dist. 50, Jackson Co., WV, page 222a, anc 30
      Houchen, George W., 47, b: VA, parents b: VA, m: 24 yrs
      Martha, 40, b: WV. parents b: WV, birthed 9 children 8 living, (Casto)
      Vincen, 18, b: WV
      Nelson, 16, b: WV
      Orva, 13, b: WV (dau)
      Golda, 11, b: WV
      Harley, 9, b: WV
      Charles, 3, b: WV
      Travis, 7/12, b: WV

      1920 census, Ripley dist., Jackson Co., WV, page 1a, anc 1, 5 families neighbors
      Houchen, H. O., 19, b: WV, (Harley)
      Mella?, 20, b: Wv
      Paul, 3/12, b: WV
      Houchen, G. W., 59, b: VA, (George)
      Martha Ellen, b: WV, (Casto)
      C. C., 13, b: WV (son)(Charles)
      T. Earl, 10, b: WV
      Conner, H. W., 33, b: WV, (Homer)
      Oreana, 31, b: WV, (Houchen)
      R. C., 7, b: WV (son)
      Clifford, 1, b: WV
      Houchen, N. C., 26, b: WV, (Nelson Corbett)
      Mary, 21, b: WV, (Harmon)
      Cloraus?, 2, twin (dau)
      Cloraus?, 2, twin (dau)
      Houchen, V. M., 27, b: WV, (Vincent)
      Rose, 30, b: WV, (Conner)
      Chester, 5, b: WV
      Opal, 5, b: WV
      George, 1, b: WV

      25 Dec 1926
      HOUCHEN, Cornelius Charles 20 born Jackson Co./residing Ripley
      GRADY, Edna Madelyn 18 born Jackson Co./residing Sandyville
    Person ID I22809  Conner Family

    Father George Willis Houchen,   b. 30 May 1861, Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1933, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Ellen Casto,   b. 18 Nov 1869, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1954, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Sep 1885  Ripley, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19, 20
    Family ID F11842  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edna Madelyn Grady,   b. 5 Feb 1908, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 2005, Groveport, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1926  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
    +1. Edgar Eugene Houchen,   b. 26 Apr 1930, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 2008, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    +2. Charles Cornelius Houchen, Jr.,   b. 24 Oct 1927, Ripley, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 2011, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Lue Houchen
     4. Doris Houchen
    Family ID F9967  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1906 - Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1926 - Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1988 - Canal Winchester, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Dec 1988 - Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Chuck and Madelyn Houchen
    Chuck and Madelyn Houchen
    Charles & Madelyn Houchen - Headstone
    Charles & Madelyn Houchen - Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S1681] Jackson County, West Virginia Census 1910, 25.

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      residence date: 1950 residence place: Marietta, Ohio, USA
      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995


    3. [S1153] Jackson County, West Virginia: Past and Present - 1990, Jackson County Historical Society, (Name: Walsworth Publishing, Third Printing 1997;), LC#90-71347., 174.

    4. [S214] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), The National Archives in St. Louis, Missouri; St. Louis, Missouri; Draft Registration Cards for West Virginia 10/16/1940 - 03/31/1947; Record Group: Records of the Selective Service System, 147; Box: 229.

    5. [S504] Ohio, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index, 1810s-2016, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center; Spiegel Grove, Fremont, Ohio; Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Ohio Obituary Index, 1830s to 2011.

    6. [S7] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).

    7. [S634] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Tygart, Wood, West Virginia; Roll: T627_4454; Page: 34A; Enumeration District: 54-39.
      Birth date: abt 1906 Birth place: West Virginia Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Tygart, Wood, West Virginia, United States
      1940 United States Federal Census
      1940 United States Federal Census


    8. [S4194] Web: Ohio, Find A Grave Index, 1787-2012, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).

    9. [S117] West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Birth date: 1906 Birth place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States

    10. [S632] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online. Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia, ED , roll T624_1681, part , page .
      Record for Charles Houchen
      1910 United States Federal Census
      1910 United States Federal Census


    11. [S2264] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).

    12. [S1749] Jackson County, West Virginia Census 1920, 1A.

    13. [S159] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).

    14. [S828] U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2017, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Publication Date: 9/ Feb/ 2005; Publication Place: Columbus, Ohio, USA; URL: http://www.cd.columbus.oh.us/obituaries/mainframe.php?story=dispatch/2005/02/08/20050208obits.html&date=1107838800.

    15. [S33] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Database online.
      Record for Charles C. Houchen

    16. [S93] U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for Charles C Houchen Sr

    17. [S935] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;).

    18. [S287] West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863-1900, Dodd, Jordan, comp., (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000;).

    19. [S4526] Copy of Houchen Marriage License, T.H.B. Smiley, (Name: Clerk of Court, Jackson County, WV;), T.H. Rymer, Minister of the Gospel.

    20. [S2202] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).