West Virginia Pioneers

Joker Lee Tanner

Male 1875 - 1960  (85 years)


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  • Name Joker Lee Tanner 
    Born 1875  West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1960  [2
    Buried Tanner Cemetery, Villa Nova Ridge, Clay Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Joker Lee Tanner
      Permanent Home Address: Strange Creek, Braxton Co, WV
      City: Not Stated
      County: Clay
      State: West Virginia
      Birth Date: 17 Dec 1875
      Race: White
      Roll: 1992383
      DraftBoard: 0
      Age:42
      Occupation:RR Trackman, C&C Railway
      Nearest Relative:Elvira Tanner, Strange Creek, Braxton Co
      Height/Build:Med/Med
      Color of Eyes/Hair:Brown/Brown
    Person ID I60769  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2008 

    Father John A Tanner,   b. Abt 1828, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1892, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Loretta Jane Lyons Mace,   b. Jun 1843, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Mar 1859  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Notes 

    • Gallia Co marriages
      John A Tanner to Lauretta Jane Mace 3/27/1859

      1870 Charleston, Kanawha, WV # 474-489
      Tanner, John 40 Va now WV
      Jane 26 Va now WV
      Missouria 9 Ky
      John 7 Va now WV
      Granville 6 WV
      Malinda 4 WV

      1880 Census Place: Lee, Calhoun, West Virginia #62
      Tanner, John Self M M W 50 WVWVWV
      Jane Wife F M W 36 WV MO OH
      John D Son M S W 16 WV
      Granvil Son M S W 13 WV
      Malinda Dau F S W 12 WV
      Lee Son M S W 4 WV
      Ransom Son M S W 2 WV
      No name Dau F S W 2M WV born March
      Washington Nep M S W 18 WV
      Lorenza Bro M S W 35 WV

      1900 Charleston Ward 2. Kanawha, WV # 499
      Tanner, Jane 6/1843 wd 14-8 children WVWVOH
      Hays son 1/1878 WVWVWV
      Horner son 4/1881
      Cleveland son 12/1884

      Braxton Co Births
      Name: Tanner
      Note: Dead
      Birth Date: Jul 1874
      Birth Place: Calhoun, West Virginia
      Sex: Female
      Mother: Lauretta Jane Tanner
      Father: Jas. A. Tanner
    Family ID F1975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elvira Morris,   b. 5 Jul 1881,   d. 18 Jun 1934  (Age 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1897 
    Notes 

    • 1900 Union, Clay Co., WV
      Tanner, Lee ------, married 3 years, day laborWVWVWV
      Elvira 19 WV, Jul 1880, 0 children, parents b PA/WV

      1910 Birch, Braxton Co., WV
      Tanner, Lee 32 WV, married 12 years, Foreman RR section
      Ella 26 WV, 2 children, 1 living
      Lucella 6 WV
      Hay R. 30 WV, brother, Laborer RR section

      1920 Buffalo, Clay Co., WV
      Tanner, Grover C. 35 WV
      Katherine 33 WV
      Tanner, Lee 44 WV
      Ella 39 WV
      Lucille 16 WV
      Tiressa 5 WV, niece

      1930 Buffalo, Clay Co., WV
      Tanner, Lee 54 WV, 1st marriage age 21, Farmer
      Ella 47 WV, 1st marriage age 16
      Stover, Caroline 82 WV, first marriage age 20, mother in law
      Snodgrass, Fanny 24 WV, Div., niece
    Children 
     1. Lucille Tanner,   b. Abt 1904, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F16314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Katherine Brillhart,   b. 1887,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Aug 1934  Clay County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F16315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1875 - West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Aug 1934 - Clay County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S7] Gravestone.

    3. [S79] Bob Tanner.

    4. [S61] Marriage Records, Gallia Co, OH.

    5. [S89] Fran Green Daniels.