West Virginia Pioneers

William Nelson Blosser

Male 1857 - 1931  (73 years)


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  • Name William Nelson Blosser 
    Born 11 Oct 1857  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jul 1931  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Richardson Cemetery, Roane Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Name: W. M. Blosser
      Sex: male
      Death Date: 31 Jul 1931
      Death Place: Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
      Age at Death: 73y9m20d
      Cemetery: Richardson
      Birth Date: 10/11/1857
      Birth Place: WV
      Marital Status: married
      Spouse: Jane Blosser
      Mother: Mary Starcher
      Mother's Birth Place: WV
      Father: John Blosser
      Father's Birth Place: WV
      Informant: Guy Blosser, Cainsburg, WV
      Cause: Terberculosis
    Person ID I60540  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2007 

    Father John Blosser,   b. Abt 1817, Wood County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Starcher,   b. 11 Nov 1816, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1860, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1845  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • JCMR
      John Blosser
      Polly Hines 4/30/1845

      1850 Gilmer, VA# 260
      John Blosser 33
      Mary 33
      Philip 5
      Henry 3
      Robert 5/12
      Eliza 12
      1850 Gilmer, VA # 259
      Henry Blosser 59
      Isabel 56

      1860 Calhoun, VA # 941-848
      John Blosser (agent for Dr Chapman) 43 Wood Co, VA
      Mary 42 Kanawha Co, VA
      Peter J 15 Gilmer Co
      Henry 12 " "
      Robert 10 " "
      Matilda Jane 7 " "
      William Nelson 1 Calhoun Co
      Isabel Blosser 57 Monongalia Co, VA

      1870 Spencer, Roane, WV # 40-41 all born WV
      Blosser, John 53 Mar
      Sydney 25 Jan
      Robt 19 Mar
      Matilda J 16 Apr
      William 11 Apr
      Darcia 6 m Oct
      Jesse 4 Nov
      Isabell 3 Apr
    Family ID F14187  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Jane Pringle,   b. 10 Feb 1860, Upshur County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1933, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1879  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • 1880 Census Place: Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
      William BLOSSER Self M M W 21 WV
      Jane BLOSSER Wife F M W 22 WV
      Bersilla PRINGLE FatherL M D W 50 WV

      1900 Spencer, Roane, WV
      William Blosser 11/1856 m 22y
      Jane 2/1859 m 22y 11-8 children
      Josephine da 8/1880
      Alonzo son 9/1883
      Howard son 3/1885
      Roxie da 1/1887
      Viola da 5/1894
      Edward son 1/1896
      Carl son 4/1897
      Ethel 7/1899
      Perry Cousin 5/1875 s
    Children 
     1. Josephine Blosser,   b. 19 Aug 1880, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Daughter Blosser,   b. 10 Nov 1882, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alonzo Blosser,   b. 15 Sep 1883, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Howard Blosser,   b. 25 Mar 1886, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Roxie Blosser,   b. Jan 1887, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. J Blosser,   b. 25 Mar 1891, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1891, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Viola Blosser,   b. 4 Jun 1894, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Edward Blosser,   b. 13 Jan 1896, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Carl C Blosser,   b. 14 Apr 1897, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Ethel Blosser,   b. 13 Jul 1899, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Gertrude Blosser,   b. 13 Jul 1902, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Guy Blosser,   b. 13 Jul 1905, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F16283  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jun 1879 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1931 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S64] Death Records, Roane Co, WV.

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

    4. [S15] Marriage Records, Roane Co, WV.