Family and Ancestors of Mark Dana Aubrey


James RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1745. He died 1 on 26 Feb 1816. James married Dorcas Ann WELCH.

- On January 26, 1802, James signed an indenture to Hiram GOFF in Randolph Co., VA to clear forty acres of land, build a house and a barn and plant a hundred apple trees in exchange for "Salathiel Goff's Holly Meadows Farm." This farm was sold to George Long by James' son Benjamin November 2, 1819 for $5,400.

Dorcas Ann WELCH. Dorcas married James RIDDLE.

They had the following children.

  M i
Benjamin RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1765 in Allegheny, Maryland, United States.

- Benjamin was commissioned Justice of the Peace in Randolph Co., VA April 8, 1817.  The family moved to what is now Gilmer Co., WV and became one of the first settlers in that county.  he built a water powered mill at the mouth of Leading Creek.
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Dorcas RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1773.
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James RIDDLE Jr. was born 1 in Cal 1777.
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John RIDDLE was born 1 on 30 Jun 1778 in Georgetown, Cecil, Maryland, United States. He died 1 in 1843 in Roane, Virginia, United States.
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Elizabeth RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1779.
  M vi Jeremiah RIDDLE was born in Cal 1786. He died before 1850.

John NORMAN was born 1 in 1798. John married 1 Orinda HOLBERT on 1 Feb 1842 in Lewis, Virginia, United States.

John worked 1 as Shoemaker.

Other marriages:
MONTGOMERY, Nancy

Orinda HOLBERT. Orinda married 1 John NORMAN on 1 Feb 1842 in Lewis, Virginia, United States.


Benjamin RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1720. Benjamin married 1 Jane MCMURRY on 7 Apr 1742 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, United States.

Jane MCMURRY. Jane married 1 Benjamin RIDDLE on 7 Apr 1742 in Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i James RIDDLE was born in Cal 1745. He died on 26 Feb 1816.

_____ RUSSELL. _____ married 1 Etta RIDDLE.

Etta RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1838. Etta married 1 _____ RUSSELL.


Adam S. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1836 in Lewis, Virginia, United States. Adam married 1 Margaret RIDDLE on 12 Feb 1857 in Gilmer, Virginia, United States.

Adam worked 2 as Farmer.

Margaret RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1838 in Lewis, Virginia, United States. Margaret married 2 Adam S. WESTFALL on 12 Feb 1857 in Gilmer, Virginia, United States.

Margaret worked 3 as House Keeper.

They had the following children.

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Ellenora WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1858 in Virginia, United States.
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William O. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1863 in Virginia, United States.

William worked 1 as Farmer.
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Francis W. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1865 in West Virginia, United States.
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Mary C. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1867.
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Homer S. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1869 in West Virginia, United States.

Homer worked 2 as Farmer.
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Robert F. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1871 in West Virginia, United States.
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Loid A. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1873 in West Virginia, United States.
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Howard M. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1875 in West Virginia, United States.
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Okey L. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1878 in West Virginia, United States.

William L. WESTFALL was born 1 in Cal 1844 in Virginia, United States. William married 2 Sarah RIDDLE on 14 Apr 1864 in Gilmer, Virginia, United States.

Sarah RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1841 in Lewis, Virginia, United States. Sarah married 2 William L. WESTFALL on 14 Apr 1864 in Gilmer, Virginia, United States.


John Wesley RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in 1842 in Virginia, United States. He died on 9 Jun 1888 in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States. He was buried in Auburn, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States. John married Drusilla Florida STOUT "Drusie".

John worked 2 as Farmer. He was interred at the Auburn Community cemetery in Auburn, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 April 2018), memorial page for John Wesley Riddle (1842–9 Jun 1888), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131173143, citing Auburn Community Cemetery, Auburn, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by B. Walls (contributor 48142057) .

Drusilla Florida "Drusie" STOUT was born 1 on 17 Jan 1843 in Virginia, United States. She died on 24 Feb 1905. She was buried in Auburn, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States. Drusie married John Wesley RIDDLE.

Drusie worked 2 as keeping house. She was interred at the Auburn Community cemetery in Auburn, Ritchie, West Virginia, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 April 2018), memorial page for Drusilla Florida “Drusie” Stout Riddle (17 Jan 1843–24 Feb 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131172773, citing Auburn Community Cemetery, Auburn, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by B. Walls (contributor 48142057) .

They had the following children.

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Arabell RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1867 in West Virginia, United States.
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Ellsworth RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1869 in West Virginia, United States.
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Wirt Dale RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1871 in West Virginia, United States.
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Merch A. RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1874 in West Virginia, United States.
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Lunia B. RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1876 in West Virginia, United States.
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Martha Gay RIDDLE was born 1 in Cal 1878 in West Virginia, United States.

Hiram H. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1845 in Virginia, United States. Hiram married 2 Susanna RIDDLE on 9 Jul 1866 in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States.

Susanna RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1844 in Virginia, United States. Susanna married 2 Hiram H. SHORT on 9 Jul 1866 in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States.

They had the following children.

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Florinda A. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1868 in West Virginia, United States.
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George H. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1870 in West Virginia, United States.
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Mariette SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1872 in West Virginia, United States.
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Jemimah E. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1875 in West Virginia, United States.
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John W. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1877 in West Virginia, United States.
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Roxie E. SHORT was born 1 in Cal 1879 in West Virginia, United States.

in the 1880 US Census, Roxie's age is listed as 10 months.

John A. LAMB. John married 1 Mariah RIDDLE on 22 Sep 1872.

Mariah RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 on 10 Jul 1850. Mariah married 1 John A. LAMB on 22 Sep 1872.


James H. RIDDLE [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1806 in Randolph, Virginia, United States. James married Agnes PHILLIPS.

James worked 2 as Farmer.

according to the 1880 US Census - WV Gilmer Co., James H. RIDDLE (age 71) lives with his wife, Agnes (age 73).  James is a farmer and Agnes is keeping house. James is to have been born in WV and both of his parents are to have been born in MD.  Agnes and her parents were to have been born in WV.

Agnes PHILLIPS was born 1 in Cal 1803 in Harrison, Virginia, United States. Agnes married James H. RIDDLE.

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