West Virginia Pioneers

Margaret J 'Maggie' Sheppard

Female 1867 - 1944  (77 years)


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  • Name Margaret J 'Maggie' Sheppard 
    Born 29 Mar 1867  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Jul 1944  Wood County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Death Record
      Name: Mrs. Maggie Parsons
      Sex: Female
      Death Date: 14 Jul 1944
      Death Place: Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia
      St Joseph's Hosp
      Age at Death: 77y 3m 19d
      Burial Date: 7/16/1944
      Cemetery: Napier Cem
      Birth Date: 3/29/1867
      Birth Place: Jackson Co
      Marital Status: Widow
      Spouse: Chas. A./Parsons
      Residence: Mason City
      Mother: Mary/Enoch
      Mother's Birth Place: Wirt Co
      Father: Billy/Shepard
      Father's Birth Place: Wirt Co
      Informant: Ernie Parsons
    Person ID I30517  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2010 

    Father William M Sheppard,   b. Abt 1816, Wirt County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Enoch,   b. Abt 1835, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Apr 1866  Wirt County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Name: WILLIAM SHEPPARD
      Spouse: MARY F. PARSON
      Marriage Date: 10 Apr 1866 County: Wirt State: WV

      1870 Gilmore, Jackson, WV
      Shepard, William 55 VA
      Mary 36 KY
      Margaret J 4 WV
      Robt L 1 WV
      Parsons, William 15 VA
      Justine 10 VA
      Francis 9 VA
      William P Enox 63 VA

      1880 Census Place: Ravenswood, Jackson, West Virginia Page 471C
      W.M. SHEPPORD Self M M W 64 WV WV WV
      Mary SHEPPORD Wife F M W 44 KY WV KY
      Margret J. SHEPPORD Dau F S W 13 WV
      Robert L. SHEPPORD Son M S W 11 WV
      Emma G. SHEPPORD Dau F S W 8 WV
      Mary L. SHEPPORD Dau F S W 7 WV

      1910 Ravenswood, Jackson, WV # 68-70 all born WV
      living with daughter Maggie
      Shepherd, M E mil 77 wd 8-4 children

      Daughter Maggie's death record shows both parents were born in Wirt Co, but that was probably just the grandson's guess.
    Family ID F9242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Adam Parsons,   b. 11 Aug 1866, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1944, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1888  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Notes 

    • JCMR
      Parsons, AC 22 Jackson Frozen Camp
      Sheppard, Margaret J 21 Jackson res Hereford
      12/9/1888

      1900 Washington Dist, Jackson, WV
      Charles Parsons 5/1867 m 11y [JCBR Charles A 8/11/1866]
      Maggie 3/1867 6-5 WV WV KY
      Ida d 6/88
      Cairy d 8/90
      Earney s 4/93
      Vadie s 3/95
      Icy d 5/99 [JCBR Icy N 5/30/1899]
      Juily A mother 11/1825

      1910 Ravenswood, Jackson, WV # 68-70 all born WV
      Parsons, Charles A 43 m1- 21y
      Mggie 43 m1- 21y 10-9 children
      Ida B 20
      Carrie G da 18
      William E son 17
      Vada Lee son 15
      Icy da 12
      Clinton E son 7
      Rome son 5
      Della da 2
      Fernum? gs 3
      Perry gs 2/12
      Shepherd, M E mil 77 wd 8-4 children

      1920 Spencer, Roane, WV # 443-546 all WVWVWV
      Parsons, Charley 52
      Maggie 52
      Vadie son 24 s
      Clinton son 17 s

      1930 Reedy, Roane, WV # 241-243 all wVWVWV
      Parsons, Charlie 63 md age 23
      Maggie 62 md age 22
      Clinton son 27 s
      Perry son 20 md age 20

      JCBR
      Clinton Angie 7/9/1895, CA & Maggie, informant - Family Bible

      Death Record
      Name: Sherman/Parsons
      Sex: Male
      Death Date: 09 Mar 1898
      Death Place: Frozen Camp, Jackson, WV
      Age at Death: 11m
      Birth Date: 4/25/1897
      Mother: M E.Parsons
      Father: C.A. Parsons
      Informant: M J Parsons, mother

      Napier Cemetery
      There are two Infant Parsons, no dates, but listed with Charles and Maggie.
    Children 
    +1. Ida Belle Parsons,   b. 11 Jun 1889, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1916, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +2. Carrie G Luellen Parsons,   b. 2 Aug 1891, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1963, Wood County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +3. Ernie William Parsons,   b. 14 Apr 1893, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1973  (Age 80 years)
     4. Vada Lee Parsons,   b. 18 Mar 1894, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1941, Wayne County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     5. Icy N Parsons,   b. 30 May 1899, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Clinton E Parsons,   b. Abt 1902, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Romie David Parsons,   b. 1 Sep 1905, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Della Frances Parsons,   b. 17 Apr 1907, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F9241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

    3. [S88] Marriage Records, Wirt Co, WV.

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