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Deborah Marks

Female 1830 - 1885  (55 years)


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  • Name Deborah Marks 
    Born 10 Apr 1830  Lewis County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Apr 1885  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Deborah "Deby" Marks Brooks
      Birth: Apr. 10, 1830
      Lewis County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: Apr. 13, 1885
      Calhoun County
      West Virginia, USA
      Deborah "Deby" Marks d/o Thomas and Sarah Jones Marks was first married to Wm. Harrison Jarvis, Sr. about 1844 & had five children.
      2nd she married James Goldsmith, 15 Sept. 1860.
      3rd she married Wesley Brooks, 26 Feb 1876 in Calhoun Co.
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Thomas Marks (1780 - 1867)
      Spouses:
      William H. Jarvis (1825 - 1885)
      James A. Goldsmith (1837 - 1899)*
      Siblings:
      Evan Marks (1813 - 1875)*
      Morgan Marks (1814 - 1892)*
      Mary Marks Wilson (1816 - 1904)*
      Deborah Marks Brooks (1830 - 1885)
      *Calculated relationship
      Burial:
      Clark Jarvis Cemetery
      Chloe
      Calhoun County
      West Virginia, USA
      Created by: Linda L. Cottrell Liss
      Record added: Aug 13, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 57000978
    Person ID I61105  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2017 

    Father Thomas Marks,   b. Between 1780 and 1785,   d. Apr 1887  (Age ~ 107 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jones,   b. CA 1787,   d. Bef 1855  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Notes 

    • JCMR shows Catherine's parents as Thomas & Sarah
    Family ID F5861  Group Sheet

    Family 1 William Harrison Jarvis,   b. CA 1825, Lewis County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married CA 1844 
    Notes 

    • 1850 Gilmer, VA # 161 all born VA
      W P Jarvis 25
      Deborah 23
      John 4
      Eliza 1

      1860 Calhoun, VA # 1078-950
      James Goldsmith 25 Harrison Co
      Deborah 32 Kanawha Co
      John Harris Jarvis 12 Gilmer Co
      Elzarah 10 f Gilmer
      Josiah 8 Gilmer
      Catherine 5 Gilmer
      [William & Catherine Barber Jarvis are next, then Caleb and Sarah Jarvis]
    Children 
     1. John Harris Jarvis,   b. 26 Dec 1845, Gilmer County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1890, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     2. Eliza Jarvis,   b. CA 1849, Gilmer County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Josiah Jarvis,   b. CA 1852, Gilmer County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Catherine Jarvis,   b. CA 1855, Gilmer County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F16381  Group Sheet

    Family 2 James A Goldsmith,   b. 1837, Harrison County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1899, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1860  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 15 Sep 1860
      Place: Calhoun, West Virginia
      James Goldsmith, 25, Harrison, Calhoun, Robert & Suidy Goldsmith
      Deborah Jarvis, 33, Lewis, Calhoun, Thomas & Sarah Marks

      1860 Calhoun, VA # 1078-950
      James Goldsmith 25 Harrison Co
      Deborah 32 Kanawha Co
      John Harris Jarvis 12 Gilmer Co
      Elzarah 10 f Gilmer
      Josiah 8 Gilmer
      Catherine 5 Gilmer
      [William & Catherine Barber Jarvis are next]
    Family ID F19559  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Wesley Brooks,   b. CA 1834, Braxton County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 16 Feb 1877  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 16 Feb 1877
      Place: Calhoun, West Virginia
      Wesley Brooks, 51 (?) Braxton Co, Calhoun Co
      Deborah Goldsmith, 48, wid, Gilmer Co, Calhoun Co

      1880 Washington, Calhoun, WV
      Brooks, Wesley (36) WV WV WV
      Debby 51 wife WV (WV) (WV)
      Jarvis, Thos F 13 WV WV WV
    Family ID F28928  Group Sheet

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

    2. [S898] Gravestone or Memorial posted on Findagrave.com.

    3. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.