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Cecelia A McCarty

Female 1855 - 1889  (33 years)


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  • Name Cecelia A McCarty 
    Born 16 Aug 1855  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Feb 1889  Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • Died. . . . from that dread disease consumption. She leaves six small children.
    Person ID I979  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father Jonas Jr McCarty,   b. 19 Feb 1827, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1901, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sophronia Jones,   b. 29 Aug 1825, Alexander Township, Athens, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1893, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1846  [2
    Notes 

    • 1850 Gallia Co page 48, #0847
      Jonas, 25, OH, farmer
      Sophrona, 24, OH
      Alonz, 9/12, OH
      Sharlotte Jones, 50, NY
      Caroline Jones, 22, OH
      Adra A (f), 12, OH

      1870 Gallia Co, PO Vinton, Cheshire twp #101-101
      Jonas McCarty, 43, farmer, $5000/760 Oh
      Sophrona, 45 Oh
      Charles M, 19 $200pp OH
      Malissa, 20
      Celia A, 15
      Adriann, 12 (f)
      Syrina A, 10
      Ester C McCarty, 79, Infirm OH
      ~~~
      1880 Gallia Co, Cheshire Twp, OH #145
      Jonas McCarty, 53, Farmer, OH parents from VA
      Sophronia, 54, OH, parents from NY
      Ester S, 89, Mother, VA, VA, VA


      Both buried in the McCarty Cemetery, Cheshire twp, Gallia Co, OH alongside their children:
      Infant dau 9/6/1818 2m 1d
      Charlotte E 5/10/1850, 2y 8d
      Missouria 7/28/1853, 4m 21d
      and probably
      Lucetta 9/29/1815 or 1845, 6y6m
      Jonas Jr 2/19/1829-no date
      Sophrona w/o Jonas, 8/29/1825-12/10/1893

      Hardesty's Gallia Co:
      Jonas McCarty, Jr - is residing on the family homestead, that has been their property for eighty years. Jonas Jr was born in Cheshire Township on February 19, 1827. His father, Jonas mcCarty, Sr, was born October 7, 1791. He came from Shenandoah Virginia and his death took place in this county June 20, 1851. Esther S (Rife) McCarty, the mother of Jonas, junior, was born in greenbrier county, Virginia, March 23, 1791, and is at this date, 1882, living with her son at the advanced age of 92 years; she has all her reasoning faculties and is smart. Mr McCarty was married in Cheshire October 1, 1846 to Sophrona Jones, who was born in Alexander Twp, Athens Co, Ohio, August 29, 1925. She is the mother of the following children: infant, born June 29, 1847, died September 6, 1848; Charlotte Esther, March 3, 1848, died May 10, 1850; Alonzo S, December 3, 1849, resides at home; Charles M, April 8, 1851, reside in Cheshire Twp; Missouri, May 7, 1853, died July 28, 1853; Cecelia A, August 16, 1855, resides in Cheshire Twp; Adrann, July 1, 1858, resides in Cheshire; Serena A, September 10, 1859, resides in Cheshire. The parents of Mrs McCarty were Elias and Charlotte (Smith) Jones. Her father was born in Essex Co, NY, and died May 4, 1838 at the age of 44 years. Her mother was born in Vermont and died Oct 4, 1871 at the age of 74 years. George McCarty, an uncle of Jonas, junior, was a soldier in the War of 1812. Mr McCarty is a farmer and stock-raiser. His post office address is Cheshire, Gallia Co, Ohio.
    Family ID F388  Group Sheet

    Family Charles E Long,   b. Abt 1850, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Dec 1873  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1880 Census Place: Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Page 255B
      Charley E. LONG Self M M W 30 WV
      Occ: Painter Fa: WV Mo: WV
      Cecilie LONG Wife F M W 25 OH
      Charley W. LONG Son M S W 5 OH
      Isabel B. LONG Dau F S W 3 OH
      Roy P. LONG Son M S W 1 OH
      James DOWIRE Other M S W 45 IRELAND
      Occ: Railroad Laborer Fa: IRELAND Mo: IRELAND
      John CADDEN Other M S W 50 IRELAND
      Occ: Railroad Laborer Fa: IRELAND Mo: IRELAND
    Children 
     1. Charles W Long,   b. Abt 1875,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Isabel B Long,   b. Abt 1877, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Roy P Long,   b. Abt 1879, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F7866  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Aug 1855 - Gallia County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1873 - Gallia County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1889 - Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Obit.

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

    3. [S149] Kathy Burden Shaffer.