Birthplace: West Virginia,United States of America
Birth Date: 5 Jul 1896
Veteran of World War I. Served as a Pvt, 4 Co, 155th Depot Brig 
Cephas Daniel, age 25, son of Henry Daniel and Mahala Thacker married on 30 Jul 1921 in Lawrence County, Ohio Alberta Pennington, age 20, daughter of Calvin Pennington and Ina Dillon
The family were residing at Huntington, Cabell County, Virginia in 1930. 
Cephas Daniels 32
Alberta Daniels 28
Cathrine Daniels 9
Ruby Daniels 2 9/12
Elsie M Daniels 1/12
He died on 29 November 1969 in Cabell County, West Virginia. The death record listed his wife as Alberta Pennington, father Henry Daniels and mother Mahala Thacker.
↑ US Census 1910; Ceredo, Wayne County, West Virginia; Roll: T624_1699; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0186; FHL microfilm: 1375712
Henry Daniels Sr 66 head WV farmer tenant own farm
Mahala Daniels 57 wife WV
Henry Daniels Jr 21 son WV
Cephis Daniels 14 son WV
Ona Daniels 11 daughter WV
Wade Daniels 26 son WV farmer tenant and carpenter
Maud Daniels 19 daughter-in-law WV
Charline Daniels 3/12 grand-daughter WV
↑ United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.
↑ US Census 1930; Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia; Roll: 2528; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0007; Image: 675.0; FHL microfilm: 2342262
↑ "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999," (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NMWV-QHX), Mahala Thacker in entry for Cephus M. Daniels, 29 Nov 1969; citing Cabell, West Virginia, County Records, 17643, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 1,992,292.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Cephas by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Cephas: