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Malinda Riggs

F, #251
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJoseph Riggs (b. 13 February 1807, d. about 1845)
MotherElizabeth Wessells (b. about 1810, d. 10 October 1880)

Joseph R Riggs

M, #252, b. 14 October 1845, d. 12 May 1931
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJoseph Riggs (b. 13 February 1807, d. about 1845)
MotherElizabeth Wessells (b. about 1810, d. 10 October 1880)

Spouse: Melissa C Parkes

DaughterLillian Lee Riggs (b. 1880)

Life Events

Birth14 October 1845Joseph R Riggs was born on 14 October 1845.
Marriage30 December 1868He and Melissa C Parkes were married on 30 December 1868.
Death12 May 1931He died on 12 May 1931, at age 85.

George D Riggs

M, #253
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn Riggs (d. about 1788)
MotherSarah ??????

Joseph Riggs

M, #254
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherAbraham Riggs (d. about 1727)
MotherRosanna ??????

Children:

SonJohn Riggs+ (d. about 1788)

Life Events

MarriageJoseph Riggs was married.

Abraham Riggs

M, #255, d. about 1727
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Life Events

MarriageAbraham Riggs and Rosanna ?????? were married.
Deathabout 1727He died about 1727.

Rosanna ??????

F, #256
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: Abraham Riggs (d. about 1727)

SonJoseph Riggs+
SonJoshua Riggs

Life Events

MarriageRosanna ?????? and Abraham Riggs were married.
NameRosanna ?????? was also known as Rosanna Riggs.

Joshua Riggs

M, #257
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherAbraham Riggs (d. about 1727)
MotherRosanna ??????

Billie Sherves

F, #258, b. 6 May 1939
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: John Thomas Ward (b. 29 December 1939)

DaughterElizabeth Ward (b. 28 November 1968)
SonJonathan William Ward (b. 24 February 1970)

Life Events

Birth6 May 1939Billie Sherves was born on 6 May 1939 in Onancock, Accomack County, Virginia.
Marriage5 May 1962She and John Thomas Ward were married on 5 May 1962 in Onancock, Accomack County, Virginia.
Name5 May 1962As of 5 May 1962, Billie Sherves was also known as Billie Ward.

Elizabeth Ward

F, #259, b. 28 November 1968
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn Thomas Ward (b. 29 December 1939)
MotherBillie Sherves (b. 6 May 1939)

Life Events

Birth28 November 1968Elizabeth Ward was born on 28 November 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Jonathan William Ward

M, #260, b. 24 February 1970
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn Thomas Ward (b. 29 December 1939)
MotherBillie Sherves (b. 6 May 1939)

Life Events

Birth24 February 1970Jonathan William Ward was born on 24 February 1970.

Virginia Scott

F, #261, b. 6 November 1946
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: George Howard Jr. Ward (b. 7 October 1944)

DaughterGwendolyn Ann Ward (b. September 1969)
DaughterTracy Scott Ward (b. November 1972)
DaughterBetty Diane Ward (b. August 1975)
DaughterJulie Lynn Ward (b. 2 March 1978)

Life Events

Birth6 November 1946Virginia Scott was born on 6 November 1946 in Wachapreague, Accomack County, Virginia.
Marriage21 August 1965She and George Howard Jr. Ward were married on 21 August 1965 in Wachapreague, Accomack County, Virginia.
Name21 August 1965As of 21 August 1965, Virginia Scott was also known as Virginia Ward.

Gwendolyn Ann Ward

F, #262, b. September 1969
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherGeorge Howard Jr. Ward (b. 7 October 1944)
MotherVirginia Scott (b. 6 November 1946)

Life Events

BirthSeptember 1969Gwendolyn Ann Ward was born in September 1969 in Nassawadox, Northampton Cnty, Virginia.

Tracy Scott Ward

F, #263, b. November 1972
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherGeorge Howard Jr. Ward (b. 7 October 1944)
MotherVirginia Scott (b. 6 November 1946)

Life Events

BirthNovember 1972Tracy Scott Ward was born in November 1972 in Nassawadox, Northampton Cnty, Virginia.

Betty Diane Ward

F, #264, b. August 1975
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherGeorge Howard Jr. Ward (b. 7 October 1944)
MotherVirginia Scott (b. 6 November 1946)

Life Events

BirthAugust 1975Betty Diane Ward was born in August 1975 in Nassawadox, Northampton Cnty, Virginia.

Julie Lynn Ward

F, #265, b. 2 March 1978
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherGeorge Howard Jr. Ward (b. 7 October 1944)
MotherVirginia Scott (b. 6 November 1946)

Life Events

Birth2 March 1978Julie Lynn Ward was born on 2 March 1978 in Nassawadox, Northampton Cnty, Virginia.

Luther J Wessells

M, #266, b. about 1867, d. 22 March 1946
Last Edited6 March 2018
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Parents

FatherSamuel J Wessells (b. about 1843, d. about 1921)
MotherGeorgania Young (b. about 1845, d. about 1920)

Spouse: Mary Annie Young (b. 15 October 1870, d. 12 March 1945)

Life Events

Birthabout 1867Luther J Wessells was born about 1867.
Marriage27 December 1891He and Mary Annie Young were married on 27 December 1891.
Death22 March 1946He died on 22 March 1946.
Burialabout 24 March 1946He was buried about 24 March 1946 in Downings Cemetery+ in Oak Hall, Accomack County, Virginia.

Bertha C Wessells

F, #267, b. 30 June 1887
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherSamuel J Wessells (b. about 1843, d. about 1921)
MotherGeorgania Young (b. about 1845, d. about 1920)

Life Events

Birth30 June 1887Bertha C Wessells was born on 30 June 1887.
MarriageShe and ?????? Coulbourne were married.
NameBertha C Wessells was also known as Bertha C Coulbourne.

Eveline Wessells

F, #268, b. 15 October 1876
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherSamuel J Wessells (b. about 1843, d. about 1921)
MotherGeorgania Young (b. about 1845, d. about 1920)

Life Events

Birth15 October 1876Eveline Wessells was born on 15 October 1876.
MarriageShe and ?????? Mitchell were married.
NameEveline Wessells was also known as Eveline Mitchell.

Mary Annie Young

F, #269, b. 15 October 1870, d. 12 March 1945
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn S Young (b. 26 January 1838, d. 2 October 1918)
MotherSusanna Riggs (b. 21 May 1841, d. 14 January 1892)

Spouse: Luther J Wessells (b. about 1867, d. 22 March 1946)

Life Events

Birth15 October 1870Mary Annie Young was born on 15 October 1870.
Marriage27 December 1891She and Luther J Wessells were married on 27 December 1891.
Death12 March 1945She died on 12 March 1945, at age 74.
Name27 December 1891As of 27 December 1891, Mary Annie Young was also known as Mary Annie Wessells.

Robert James Young

M, #270, b. 15 November 1862
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn S Young (b. 26 January 1838, d. 2 October 1918)
MotherSusanna Riggs (b. 21 May 1841, d. 14 January 1892)

Life Events

Birth15 November 1862Robert James Young was born on 15 November 1862.

Roberta (Bertie) Susan Young

F, #271, b. 16 September 1878, d. 7 April 1895
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherJohn S Young (b. 26 January 1838, d. 2 October 1918)
MotherSusanna Riggs (b. 21 May 1841, d. 14 January 1892)

Life Events

Birth16 September 1878Roberta (Bertie) Susan Young was born on 16 September 1878.
Death7 April 1895She died on 7 April 1895, at age 16.

Georgeanna Susan Wessells

F, #272, b. 14 November 1892, d. 14 December 1945
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Wessells (b. 6 March 1870, d. 25 December 1935)
MotherSarah Elizabeth Young (b. 15 January 1860, d. 22 January 1935)

Spouse: Earl Arthur Hastings (b. 20 March 1900, d. January 1977)

SonMartin E Wessells (b. 7 April 1930, d. December 1991)

Life Events

Birth14 November 1892Georgeanna Susan Wessells was born on 14 November 1892.
MarriageShe and Earl Arthur Hastings were married.
Death14 December 1945She died on 14 December 1945, at age 53.
NameGeorgeanna Susan Wessells was also known as Georgeanna Susan Hastings.

Bertie Wessells

F, #273, b. 1896, d. 21 June 1960
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Wessells (b. 6 March 1870, d. 25 December 1935)
MotherSarah Elizabeth Young (b. 15 January 1860, d. 22 January 1935)

Life Events

Birth1896Bertie Wessells was born in 1896.
MarriageShe and Leland Hancock were married.
Death21 June 1960She died on 21 June 1960, at age ~64.
NameBertie Wessells was also known as Bertie Hancock.

William K Wessells

M, #274, b. 1901, d. 17 April 1971
Last Edited23 June 2017
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Parents

FatherSamuel T Wessells (b. 6 March 1870, d. 25 December 1935)
MotherSarah Elizabeth Young (b. 15 January 1860, d. 22 January 1935)

Spouse: Bessie A. (b. 1900)

SonEdwin T. Wessells (b. 1927)
SonBobbie S. Wessells (b. 1934)

Life Events

Birth1901William K Wessells was born in 1901 in Virginia Beach, Virginia.1
MarriageHe and Bessie A. were married.1
Death17 April 1971He died on 17 April 1971, at age ~70.
Census 19409 April 1940William K Wessells appeared in the 1940 Federal Census in Oak Hall, Accomack County, Virginia, at Atlantic District enumerated on 9 April 1940. In the census, on US Route #13 Oak Hall, family 48, Willie K Wessells, head, male, white, age 39, married, born in Virginia, lives paints private homes, lives in Accomack County, Virginia, Bessie A Wessells, wife, female, white, age 40, married, born in Virginia, lives in Accomack County, Virginia, crochet at home for a infant suit factory, Edwin T Wessells, son, male, white, age 13, born in Virginia, lives in Accomack County, Virginia, Bobbie S Wessells, son, male, white, age 6, lives in Accomack County, Virginia, born in Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S66] 1940 United States Census, Oak, Hall, Atlantic District, Accomack County, Virginia, population schedule, Atlantic District, enumeration district (ED) ED 1-4, Sheet 3A, family 47, Willie K Wessells; digital image, familysearch.org (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRYM-PVH : accessed 29 May 2017)

Ralph Ervin Sr. Whitmore

M, #275
Last Edited28 September 2014
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Spouse: Nancy Carol Ward (b. 24 August 1935)

SonRalph Ervin Jr. Whitmore (b. 15 January 1963)
SonJohn Winston Whitmore (b. 11 May 1965)

Life Events

Marriage16 May 1959Ralph Ervin Sr. Whitmore and Nancy Carol Ward were married on 16 May 1959 in Quinby, Accomack County, Virginia.