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George Stump (abt. 1797 - abt. 1846)

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George Stump
Born about in Hardy, Bedford, Virginia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1834 (to about 1846) in Lewis County Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Stumptown, Gilmer, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography

George Stump, son of Michael III and Mary Magdaline Richards Stump, born 1797 was seven years old when his parents emigrated from Hampshire County to Lewis County, (became Gilmer/Calhoun Counties) (West) Virginia. He married Nancy "Sally" Bennett in 1834 which was the first marriage in Sherman District, Calhoun County, (West) Virginia. [1]

They were the parents of:

  1. Katherine b 1834 Living with Elizabeth Johnson 1850 Gilmer County, (W)V,[2] m Isaac Tucker Jun 15 1856 [3]
  2. Lydia b July 8 1834 m Jonathan Smith Feb 27 1851 [4]
  3. Mary Magdalene b 1835, Living with Henry and Mary Beall in 1850 Gilmer County, page 35b [5] (W)V m Elkanah Smith Nov 1 1860[6]
  4. Joseph b 1839 Living with Simon and Ruth Stump 1850 Gilmer County (W)V [7]
  5. Robert
  6. Levi b 1842 Living with D and Hannah Huffman 1850 in Gilmer County, (W)V [8]
  7. George G b 1844 Living with Elizabeth Johnson 1850 Gilmer County, (W)V [9]

An interesting tale about George's wife may be found here. [10] [11]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 28 AUG 1797
Place: Hardy Co., VA (WV)
Source: #S-2097764681

Sources

  1. Hardesty's West Virginia Counties, Jim Comstock, Richwood, W. Va., 1973 page 9 https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE6855861
  2. Gilmer, (W)VA 1850 Federal Census, Transcribed by Connie Burkett and proofread by Glenda Thompson, Copyright (c) 2009 by Connie Burkett, pages 32a-32b http://uscensus.org/pub/usgenweb/census/wv/gilmer/1850/pg0028a.txt
  3. WVVS Records http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=5973&Type=Marriage
  4. West Virginia Vital Statistics Records http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11920&Type=Marriage
  5. Gilmer, (W)VA 1850 Federal Census, Transcribed by Connie Burkett and proofread by Glenda Thompson, Copyright (c) 2009 by Connie Burkett page 35b http://uscensus.org/pub/usgenweb/census/wv/gilmer/1850/pg0028a.txt
  6. WVVS Records http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11551855&Type=Marriage
  7. Gilmer, (W)VA 1850 Federal Census, Transcribed by Connie Burkett and proofread by Glenda Thompson, Copyright (c) 2009 by Connie Burkett page 34b http://uscensus.org/pub/usgenweb/census/wv/gilmer/1850/pg0028a.txt
  8. Gilmer, (W)VA 1850 Federal Census, Transcribed by Connie Burkett and proofread by Glenda Thompson, Copyright (c) 2009 by Connie Burkett pages 24a-24b http://uscensus.org/pub/usgenweb/census/wv/gilmer/1850/pg0019a.txt
  9. Gilmer, (W)VA 1850 Federal Census, Transcribed by Connie Burkett and proofread by Glenda Thompson, Copyright (c) 2009 by Connie Burkett, pages 32a-32b http://uscensus.org/pub/usgenweb/census/wv/gilmer/1850/pg0028a.txt
  10. Recollections of a Lifetime, Col D S Dewees, Eden, Calhoun County, 1904 page 8, 15 https://archive.org/stream/recollectionsofl00dewe#page/8/mode/1up/search/george
  11. Dye Family History, "Chickens in the Road", Suzanne McMinn, 2004-2018 http://chickensintheroad.com/stringtown-west-virginia-a-brief-history-of-a-pre-world-war-ii-rural-community/dye-family-history/


Research Note

The children were orphaned before 1850 and the effort to find them is cited above--they went with kin. The only ones not found were Lydia but found a marriage record for her and Robert for whom no records-birth, death, marriage, where he lived in 1850-were found.


Acknowledgements

This person was created through the import of HOWE(1).ged on 08 April 2011. The following data was included in the gedcom.



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