McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals


Pleasant Bailey Lester [Parents] was born on 24 Jan 1824 in Lawrence Co,OH. He died on 2 Apr 1902 in Wyoming Co,WV. He was buried in Lester Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co, WV. He married Lucinda Miller on 15 Jun 1843 in Wyoming Co, WV.

Other marriages:
Williams, Hannah

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Lucinda Miller [Parents] was born on 7 Feb 1823 in Fayette Co, WV. She died in 1860/1870 in Wyoming Co,WV. She married Pleasant Bailey Lester on 15 Jun 1843 in Wyoming Co, WV.

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They had the following children:

  F i Juliet Lester was born in Mar 1843.
  F ii Rachel Ruah Lester was born in Feb 1844.
  F iii Dorcus D. Lester was born in 1846.
  M iv Lewis Bailey Lester was born in 1848. He died in 1916.
  M v Perry Bailey "Pleasant" Lester was born in 1847/1849. He died in 1920.
  F vi Martha Lester was born in Jun 1851.
  F vii Mary "Polly" Lester was born on 11 Feb 1853.
  M viii William Felix Canterbury Lester was born on 22 Dec 1854. He died in 1898.
  F ix Isabell A. Lester was born on 12 Dec 1856. She died on 21 Mar 1938.
  F x Dicey Lester was born on 12 Dec 1856 in Little Huff,Wyoming Co,WV. She died on 17 Sep 1859. [Notes]
  M xi Joseph Remley Lester was born on 29 May 1859. He died on 6 Jul 1925.
  M xii Jefferson D. Lester was born in 1860 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]

Pleasant Bailey Lester [Parents] was born on 24 Jan 1824 in Lawrence Co,OH. He died on 2 Apr 1902 in Wyoming Co,WV. He was buried in Lester Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co, WV. He married Hannah Williams on 10 Mar 1874 in McDowell Co,WV.

Other marriages:
Miller, Lucinda

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Hannah Williams [Parents] was born in 1841 in Johnson Co,TN. She died in 1909. She married Pleasant Bailey Lester on 10 Mar 1874 in McDowell Co,WV.

Other marriages:
Osborne, John S.

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They had the following children:

  F i Elizabeth "Lizzie" Lester was born on 7 Jan 1875. She died on 6 Nov 1948.
  F ii Clementine "Emma" Lester was born on 16 Oct 1877.
  F iii Rebecca Virginia Lester was born on 24 Sep 1880.
  M iv Harrison Lester was born on 27 Oct 1883. He died on 2 Mar 1962.
  F v Harriett Lester was born on 27 Oct 1883 in Hanover, Huff Creek,Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]

Joseph H. Lester [Parents] was born on 15 Jan 1801 in NC. He died on 28 Sep 1863 in Matheny,Wyoming Co,WV. He married Dicey Bailey on 17 Oct 1821 in Galia Co, OH.

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Dicey Bailey [Parents] was born on 17 Dec 1804 in Giles Co,VA. She died on 21 Dec 1878 in Matheny,Wyoming Co,WV. She married Joseph H. Lester on 17 Oct 1821 in Galia Co, OH.

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They had the following children:

  M i Pleasant Bailey Lester was born on 24 Jan 1824. He died on 2 Apr 1902.
  M ii Lewis Bailey Lester was born in 1827. He died on 12 Mar 1924.
  F iii Rebecca Lester was born in Aug 1827. She died on 26 Aug 1908.
  F iv Nancy Lester was born in 1839. She died on 30 Sep 1911.
  F v Elizabeth Lester was born on 18 Dec 1831. She died on 26 Jun 1924.
  M vi Isaac B. Lester was born on 24 Sep 1833. He died on 18 Mar 1889.
  M vii Archibald B. Lester was born in 1835. He died on 9 Mar 1907.
  M viii Joseph Duncan Lester Jr was born in Oct 1837/1840. He died on 16 Dec 1903.
  F ix Dicey Lester was born in May 1833. She died on 17 Dec 1927.
  F x Tazindra "Tazza" Lester was born in 1842. She died in 1884.
  M xi David Bailey Lester was born on 18 Sep 1844. He died on 24 Mar 1917.
  M xii Matthew J. Lester was born in 1846. He died on 12 Jan 1931.
  M xiii Amos Lester was born on 17 Dec 1848. He died on 21 Mar 1937.

Lewis Bailey Lester [Parents] was born in 1848 in Wyoming Co,WV. He died in 1916. He married Chloe L. Johnston on 30 Mar 1871 in Wyoming Co,WV.

Other marriages:
Toler, Lourana

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Chloe L. Johnston [Parents] was born in 1853 in Wyoming Co,WV. She married Lewis Bailey Lester on 30 Mar 1871 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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They had the following children:

  F i Thedoshia Lester was born in 1872 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F ii Dicey Casa Lester was born in Aug 1872.
  F iii Maggie Q. Lester was born in 1873.
  M iv Paris O. Lester was born on 13 Oct 1877. He died on 19 Sep 1930.
  F v Sarah E. Lester was born in 1880 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  M vi French B. Lester was born in 1884 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F vii Hannah B. Lester was born in 1885 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  M viii Unnamed Lester was born in 1889 in VA. He died in 1890 in Huffs Creek Dist,Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F ix Golda Lester was born in 1890 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]

Armor Lawson Godfrey Sr [Parents] was born on 25 Mar 1827 in OH. He died on 23 Jan 1902. He married Rebecca Lester about 1851.

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Rebecca Lester [Parents] was born in Aug 1827 in VA. She died on 26 Aug 1908 in Hanover,Wyoming Co,WV. She married Armor Lawson Godfrey Sr about 1851.

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They had the following children:

  M i Lewis B. Godfrey was born on 15 Jul 1852. He died on 21 Mar 1932.
  F ii Dicey Godfrey was born in 1854.
  F iii Mary Godfrey was born on 22 Nov 1855 in Little Huff,Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  M iv James Remley Godfrey was born in 1859.
  F v Cosbi Caroline Godfrey was born on 21 Mar 1861. She died on 24 Jan 1953.
  M vi Armor Lawson Godfrey Jr. was born on 4 Apr 1864. He died on 27 Feb 1951.
  F vii Varina Rebecca Godfrey was born on 9 Jun 1866.
  M viii John Crockett Godfrey was born on 25 Mar 1869. He died on 20 Nov 1931.
  F ix Margery C. Godfrey was born on 12 Sep 1871. She died on 11 Nov 1959.
  F x Rosa Violet Godfrey was born in 1875. She died in Jan 1895/1896.

Oscar Paris Godfrey [Parents] was born on 19 Apr 1831 in WV. He died on 21 Dec 1882. He married Elizabeth Lester about 1855.

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Elizabeth Lester [Parents] was born on 18 Dec 1831 in VA. She died on 26 Jun 1924. She married Oscar Paris Godfrey about 1855.

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They had the following children:

  M i Pleasant Godfrey was born on 3 Jul 1853 in Wyoming Co,WV. He died on 20 Aug 1854 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F ii Harriett Godfrey was born on 12 Feb 1855.
  F iii Mahala Godfrey was born in 1857 in Wyoming Co,WV. She died on 18 Mar 1875 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  M iv Absalom Godfrey was born on 15 Sep 1858.
  F v Lucinda Godfrey was born on 15 Oct 1859.
  F vi Martha S. Godfrey was born on 21 Aug 1866.
  F vii Lenora Virginia Godfrey was born on 18 Aug 1867.
  F viii Valerie J. Godfrey was born in 1870.

Isaac B. Lester [Parents] was born on 24 Sep 1833 in Logan Co,WV. He died on 18 Mar 1889 in Lane Hollow,Little Cub Creek,WV. He married Mary Ellen "Polly" Godfrey on 9 Jan 1854 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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Mary Ellen "Polly" Godfrey [Parents] was born on 7 Jun 1833 in Logan Co,WV. She died on 14 Jul 1926 in North Spring, Huff Creek District, Wyoming Co, WV. She was buried on 15 Jul 1926 in Cub Creek Cemetery. She married Isaac B. Lester on 9 Jan 1854 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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They had the following children:

  M i Pleasant Lester was born on 21 Nov 1855.
  M ii Lewis Jerome "Bud" Lester was born on 20 Nov 1857.
  F iii Matilda Lester was born in 1860 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F iv Virginia Louisa Lester was born in 1862. She died on 26 Jan 1940.
  F v Lena E. Lester was born in 1864 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]

David Bailey Lester [Parents] was born on 18 Sep 1844 in Logan Co,WV. He died on 24 Mar 1917 in Pad Fork, Wyoming Co, WV. He was buried in Godfrey Cemetery,Hanover,Wyoming Co,WV. He married Celia C. Miller on 25 Jun 1872 in Wyoming Co,WV.

Other marriages:
Harvey, Sarah
Stanley, Laney Emmazetta

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Celia C. Miller [Parents] was born in 1855 in Wyoming Co,WV. She died on 19 Dec 1932 in Pike Co, KY. She married David Bailey Lester on 25 Jun 1872 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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David Bailey Lester [Parents] was born on 18 Sep 1844 in Logan Co,WV. He died on 24 Mar 1917 in Pad Fork, Wyoming Co, WV. He was buried in Godfrey Cemetery,Hanover,Wyoming Co,WV. He married Laney Emmazetta Stanley on 2 Jan 1880 in Wyoming Co,WV.

Other marriages:
Harvey, Sarah
Miller, Celia C.

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Laney Emmazetta Stanley [Parents] was born on 18 Jul 1863 in KY. She died on 5 Jan 1936. She married David Bailey Lester on 2 Jan 1880 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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They had the following children:

  M i Gardner Iverson Lester was born in Jan 1881.
  M ii Vandalia "Van" Lester was born on 3 Nov 1882. He died on 24 Apr 1952.
  F iii Emma Zetta Lester was born on 18 May 1885. She died on 9 Nov 1951.
  F iv Victoria Lester was born in Jun 1886.
  F v Dicey Elizabeth "Betsy" Lester was born on 30 Jan 1890. She died on 31 May 1985.
  F vi Lakie J. Lester was born in Oct 1893.
  M vii England Rescue Lester was born on 10 Apr 1896. He died on 21 Dec 1967.
  F viii Malissa Lucretia "Cretia" Lester was born on 18 Apr 1897. She died on 5 Jun 1949.
  M ix Pulaska Montgomery Lester was born on 3 Mar 1900. He died on 5 May 1954.
  F x Cordie Lester was born in 1902.

Matthew J. Lester [Parents] was born in 1846 in Logan Co,KY. He died on 12 Jan 1931 in Matheny,Wyoming Co,WV. He married Arminta D. Wilson on 22 Mar 1866 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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Arminta D. Wilson [Parents] was born in 1846 in Pike Co,KY. She died on 16 Dec 1915. She married Matthew J. Lester on 22 Mar 1866 in Wyoming Co,WV.

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They had the following children:

  F i Amanda Elizabeth Lester was born on 18 Mar 1867. She died in 1955.
  F ii Victoria Lester was born in 1869. She died in 1894/1900.
  F iii Margaret Lester was born on 28 Aug 1871. She died on 21 Sep 1946.
  M iv Alexander Lester was born on 7 Jun 1873.
  M v Albert Lester was born on 1 Jul 1878 in Wyoming Co,WV. He died in 1878 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]
  F vi Rebecca Lester was born in 1876 in Wyoming Co,WV. [Notes]

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