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Minerva Mace

Female 1861 - 1924  (63 years)


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  • Name Minerva Mace 
    Born 27 May 1861  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Nov 1924  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 

    • Minerva Mace Starcher
      Birth: May 27, 1861
      Roane County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: Nov. 9, 1924
      Calhoun County
      West Virginia, USA
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Henry Harrison Mace (1837 - 1923)
      Selina Starcher Mace (1841 - 1918)
      Spouse:
      George Washington Starcher (1854 - 1920)
      Children:
      Ella Blanche Starcher Mills (1862 - 1946)*
      Siblings:
      Minerva Mace Starcher (1861 - 1924)
      Nancy Jane Mace Short (1863 - 1949)*
      William H. Mace (1864 - 1935)*
      Melissa Mace Glover (1867 - 1958)*
      Allen Mace (1869 - 1936)*
      Margaret "Maggie" Emerancy Mace Bartlett (1872 - 1943)*
      Sylvanis "Van" Mace (1875 - 1935)*
      Sinnet Webster Mace (1877 - 1948)*
      Lillie Maud Mace Knotts (1879 - 1970)*
      Virginia Ruth Mace McCoy (1883 - 1950)*
      *Calculated relationship
      Burial:
      Starcher Cemetery
      Calhoun County
      West Virginia, USA
      Created by: Norma Knotts Shaffer
      Record added: Nov 10, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 44161758
    Person ID I65748  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2017 

    Father Harrison Mace,   b. Sep 1837, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Salina Starcher,   b. Feb 1842, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 31 May 1860  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Calhoun Co Marriage
      Date: 31 May 1860
      Harrison Mace, 23, Kanawha, Calhoun, Henry & Sarah
      Salina Starcher, 19, Kanawha, Calhoun, William & Nancy

      1860 Calhoun, VA # 945-851
      Harrison Mace 22 Kanawha Co
      Salina 19 Kanawha co

      1870 Spencer, Roane, WV # 157-172 all born WV
      Mace, HH 32 Sept
      Paulina 28 Feb
      Minerva 9 May
      Mary J 7 Feb
      William 6 Nov
      Melissa 3 may
      Allen 9/12 Aug

      1880 Spencer, Roane, WV # 220
      Mace, H H 42
      Salina 40
      Wm 15 son
      Melissa 13 da
      Allen 10 son
      Maggie 8 da
      Silvanus 6 son
      Webster 4 son
      Lillie 1 da
    Family ID F17564  Group Sheet

    Family George Washington Starcher,   b. 22 Oct 1854, Gilmer County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1920, Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1878  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • West Virginia, Compiled Marriage Records, 1863-1900
      Name: G. W. Starcher
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Minerva Mace
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 15 Dec 1878
      County: Roane
      State: West Virginia

      1880 Spencer, Roane, WV
      Starcher, Geo H 25 WV WV WV
      Minerva 20 wife WV WV WV
      Lucy M 9/12 Sept da WV WV WV

      1900 Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
      Starcher, Geo W 10/1853 46 m 20y WV WV WV
      Minerva wife 9/1860 39 m 20y 9-9 children WV WVWV
      Lucy dau 2/1881 19 WV WVWV 9/10/1880
      Blanche dau 2/1882 18 WV WVWV
      Zannie dau 1/1884 16 WV WVWV
      Maud dau 5/1886 14 WV WVWV
      Grover son 1/1888 12 WV WVWV G C (m) 6/1/1889
      Selina da 2/1891 9 WV WVWV 1/1/1891
      Andrew son 4/1893 7 WV WVWV 3/21/1893
      Van son 4/1895 5 WV WVWV Vanna Gay (f) 4/29/1896
      Hal son 5/1898 2 WV WVWV 5/8/1898
      [next is Andrew 1827 & Eliza Starcher]

      1910 Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
      Starcher, George W 54 m1- 30y WV WV WV
      Minervia wife 48 m1- 30y 11-10 children WV WV WV
      Zanna da 26 WV WV WV
      Selina da 19 WV WV WV
      Andrew son 17 WV WV WV
      Vannie da 15 WV WV WV
      Hal son 11 WV WV WV
      Ada da 9 WV WV WV Ada Rebecca 1/1/1901
      Malcolm son 4 WV WV WV 7/20/1906
      Maude da 24 m1- 0y 0-0 child WV WV WV
    Children 
     1. Lucy Starcher,   b. Sep 1879, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ella Blanche Starcher,   b. 12 Feb 1882, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1946, Wood County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Zanna Starcher,   b. Jan 1884, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Maud Starcher,   b. May 1886, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Grover C Starcher,   b. 1 Jun 1889, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Selina Starcher,   b. 1 Jan 1891, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Andrew Jackson Starcher,   b. 21 Mar 1893, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1960, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     8. Vanna Gay Starcher,   b. 29 Apr 1896, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Hal Starcher,   b. 8 May 1898, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Ada Rebecca Starcher,   b. 1 Jan 1901, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Malcolm Starcher,   b. 20 Jul 1906, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F29269  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 May 1861 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Dec 1878 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

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

    3. [S177] Marriage Records, Calhoun Co, WV.

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