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George Washington Riddle (1819 - 1891)

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George Washington Riddle
Born in Lewis, Virginia, United States (now Gilmer, West Virginia, United States)map
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Lewis County, VA (now WV)map
Descendants descendants
Died in Gilmer, West Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Apr 2014
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Biography

1840 residence Lewis County, VA (now WV); 1850 residence District 17, Gilmer County, VA (now WV); 1860 residence Gilmer County, VA (now WV); 1870 residence Dekalb Twp., Gilmer County, WV; 1880 residence Dekalb District, Gilmer County, WV

He is buried in the Riddle Cemetery, on Third Run, near Glenville, Gilmer County, WV (no date of death on tombstone).


Birth

Date: 1819
Place: Lewis County, Virginia, United States

Residence

Date: 28 JUL 1860
Place: 1860 census p.6/Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA
Date: 1870
Place: De Kalb, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States
Date: 1850
Place: District 17, Gilmer, Virginia
Date: 1880
Place: De Kalb, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States

Sources


  • "The Goff Family" Roy L. Lockhart 1974, his bio in Hardesty's 1884 History of Gilmer County, WV, his marriage record, personal examination of his tombstone 1975, U.S. census returns.
  • Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850. Bountiful, UT, USA: Precision Indexing Publishers.
  • 1880 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc.
  • 1850 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
  • 1870 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Record;


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On 15 Nov 2017 at 18:40 GMT Roy Lockhart wrote:

Riddel-35 and Riddle-957 appear to represent the same person because: Same person but Riddle is the correct spelling as shown on his tombstone and other official records.




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