West Virginia Pioneers

James Elijah Blosser

Male 1916 - 2003  (86 years)


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  • Name James Elijah Blosser 
    Born 6 Sep 1916  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 2003  Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Calhoun Chronicle
      Elijah Blosser, 86, of Sand Ridge, died Sunday, Apr 27, 2003.
      Surviving are three daughters, Linda Crawford and husband David of Rittman, Ohio, Brenda Dale of Akron, Ohio, and Barbara Fowler and husband Ken of Fayetteville, NC; three sons, Jim Blosser and wife Beth of Ottawa, Greer (Bud) and wife Linda of Long Bottom, Ohio, and Delbert Blosser and wife Zerelda of Spencer, 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
      He was preceded in death by his wife, Zee Blosser, and two sisters, Jeanette Blosser and Geneva Atkinson.
      Services were held at Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg, with Rev. Rick Swearengin officiating. Burial was in Schoolcraft Cemetery, Sand Ridge.
    Person ID I88259  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2011 

    Father Bud John Blosser,   b. 16 Nov 1891, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1985  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Ruth Starcher,   b. 16 Sep 1890, Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1972  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1915  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 8/28/1915 at the residence of Walter Simons
      Place: Roane, West Virginia, United States
      Bud Blosser, 24, Roane Co, WV; Leatherbark, Calhoun Co, WV
      Ruth Starcher, 24, Roane Co, WV; Roane Co, WV

      1920 Smithfield, Roane, West Virginia
      Blosser, Bud 29 WV WV WV
      Ruthie wife 30 WV WV WV
      Lige son 3 WV WV WV
      Nettie da 1 WV WV WV
      Eliza Wyatt mother-in-aw 65 WV US US
      John W Wyatt fil 73 WV OH WV

      1930 Lee, Calhoun, WV all WVWVWV
      Blosser, Bud 38 md age 24
      Ruth 39 md age 25
      Lige son 14
      Janette da 11
      Geneva da 7

      Starcher Cem, Henry's Fork, Calhoun Co
      Blosser, Bud 1890-1985
      Ruth 1890-1972
      Elisha 9/6/1916 - 12/11/1916
      Elijah Jr 1/5/1942-1/5/1942

      Roane Co births
      Elijah 9/6/1916
      Elisha 9/6/1916 twin
      Hallie Jeanette 1/22/1919
      Allie Geneva 10/22/1922 (Calhoun Co)
    Family ID F22784  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Letha Alice Anderson 
    Children 
     1. Delbert Charles Blosser
     2. Barbara Ruth Blosser
     3. Greer Bud Blosser
    Family ID F22798  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Zee Schoolcraft 
    Children 
     1. Linda Jean Blosser
     2. Brenda Jeanette Blosser
     3. James Allen Blosser
    Family ID F22790  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S41] Birth Records, Roane Co, WV.

    2. [S21] Obit.

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