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Welton Scott Stafford (1879 - 1904)

Welton Scott Stafford
Born in Front Royal, Warren, Virginia, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 25 in Roanoke, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Contents

Biography

Birth

Welton Scott Stafford was born in 1879 in Front Royal, Warren, Virginia, United States, son of J M Stafford (abt. 1800–aft. 1879).[1] [2]

Marriage

Welton married Laura Alice Madagan (born November 30, 1879 in Roanoke, Virginia; daughter of James Patrick Madagan (1851–1925) and Laura Alice (Burner) Madagan (1863– )). Their son was James Joseph Stafford (March 15, 1903 – June 28, 1970).

He married Laura A Madigan before 1903 (their son James Joseph Stafford was born 15 March 1903).[3]

Residence

In 1880, Welton was in the household of Charles Stafford in Front Royal, Warren, Virginia. [2]

In 1900, Welton S (20) was in the household of Thomas Connor in Precinct 1 Baltimore city Ward 13, Baltimore, Maryland. [1]

Census

At the time of the 1900 census, Welton S. Stafford, born in Virginia in February 1878, was living in Baltimore, Maryland and still single.[1]

Military Service

Welton Scott Stafford entered military service 22 October 1898.[4]

Laura Stafford was the beneficiary of his pension[5][6]

Death

Welton died in 1904 in Roanoke, Virginia, aged 24.[3]

Research Notes

The Welton Stafford who is 4 months old in the 1880 census, son of Charles and Anna,[7] is not this Welton Scott Stafford (who was born February 1878).[1]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3KX-1BM : accessed 4 October 2020), Welton S Stafford in household of Thomas Connor, Precinct 1 Baltimore city Ward 13, Baltimore, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 161, sheet 2A, family 33, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,613.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCRZ-Q9Z : 15 July 2017), Welton Stafford in household of Charles Stafford, Front Royal, Warren, Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district ED 90, sheet 354A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,255,393.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVRC-R9DQ : 16 August 2019), Welton Scott Stafford in entry for James Joseph Stafford, 28 Jun 1970; from "Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing Roanoke, , Virginia, United States, entry #, Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.
  4. "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WW9K-6XMM : 29 October 2019), Welton Scott Stafford, 22 Oct 1898; citing Military Service, NARA microfilm publication 76193916 (St. Louis: National Archives and Records Administration, 1985), various roll numbers.
  5. "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJDP-FQR9 : 13 March 2018), Welton S Stafford, 1898.
  6. "United States Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDTJ-6GY : 11 March 2018), Welton S Stafford, ; citing NARA microfilm publication M686 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,527,992.
  7. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCRZ-Q9Z : 15 July 2017), Welton Stafford in household of Charles Stafford, Front Royal, Warren, Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district ED 90, sheet 354A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm 1,255,393.
  • "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WW9K-6XMM : 29 October 2019), Welton Scott Stafford, 22 Oct 1898; citing Military Service, NARA microfilm publication 76193916 (St. Louis: National Archives and Records Administration, 1985), various roll numbers.
  • "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJDP-FQR9 : 13 March 2018), Welton S Stafford, 1898.
  • "United States Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KDTJ-6GY : 11 March 2018), Welton S Stafford, ; citing NARA microfilm publication M686 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,527,992.




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I believe this is the correct birth and death information: Birth, 13 Feb 1880 Death, 27 Sep 1907

"United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WW9K-6XMM : 29 October 2019), Welton Scott Stafford, 22 Oct 1898; citing Military Service, NARA microfilm publication 76193916 (St. Louis: National Archives and Records Administration, 1985), various roll numbers.

posted by Sue (Harper) Burns
mix-up ? birth in 1979 BUT death in 1904
posted by Sally x

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