Descendants of Fransis Stansbury

Generation No. 1

1. FRANSIS1 STANSBURY He married MARY BROWN.

Child of FRANSIS STANSBURY and MARY BROWN is: 2. i. MOSES2 STANSBURY, b. 1791, Pa; d. 1870, WV.

Generation No. 2

2. MOSES2 STANSBURY (FRANSIS1) was born 1791 in Pa, and died 1870 in WV. He married HANNAH FERRELL 1815, daughter of ROBERT FERRELL and RACHEL GRIGGS. She was born 1796 in Monongalia ,WV, and died Aft. 1880 in Wood,WV.

Children of MOSES STANSBURY and HANNAH FERRELL are: i. LYDIA3 STANSBURY, b. 1815, Monongalia ,WV; m. DAVID MCDONALD, 1833, Monongalia Co. Wv. ii. QUEEN ESTER STANSBURY, b. 1819; m. THOMAS WILSON, 1837. iii. MARY STANSBURY, b. 1820; d. Bef. 1850; m. JONATHAN STRAIGHT, 1840, Monongalia Co. Wv. iv. FRANKLIN STANSBURY, b. 1822, Monongalia ,WV; d. 1864, Winchester,Va.; m. HANNAH MCDONALD, 1846, Monongalia Co. Wv. v. ROBERT STANSBURY, b. 1825, Monongalia ,WV; d. Kansas; m. ARA, Iowa. vi. AMY STANSBURY, b. 1828, Monongalia ,WV; m. GEORGE BUTCHER, 1850, Monongalia Co. Wv. vii. JOSIAH C. STANSBURY, b. 1834, Monongalia ,WV; d. 1868. viii. LAVINA STANSBURY, b. 1834. 3. ix. RACHEL STANSBURY, b. 1835, Taylor Co. WV; d. 1917, Harrison twp,Ross Co. Ohio. x. ELVINIA STANSBURY, b. 1839, Ritchie Co. WV; m. VALENTINE BUTCHER JR., 1858, Jackson Co. WV. xi. JONATHAN STANSBURY, b. 1840. xii. ANN AMELIA STANSBURY, b. 1844.

Generation No. 3

3. RACHEL3 STANSBURY (MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born 1835 in Taylor Co. WV, and died 1917 in Harrison twp,Ross Co. Ohio. She married (1) NIMROD LOUGH. He was born 1821 in Monongalia Co. WV, and died 1907 in Dayton, Ohio. She married (2) JAMES GOFF 1853 in Fayette Co Pa, son of SANTHANIEL GOFF and CATHERINE FOY. He was born 1835 in Barbour Co. WV, and died 1864 in Grafton, Taylor Co.WV.

Children of RACHEL STANSBURY and NIMROD LOUGH are: i. MOSES E.4 LOUGH, b. 1867. ii. JASPER NEWTON LOUGH, b. 1868. iii. AURILLA EVALINE LOUGH, b. 1871. iv. JOHN HENRY LOUGH, b. 1875.

Children of RACHEL STANSBURY and JAMES GOFF are: v. MARY CATHERINE4 GOFF, b. 1854. vi. JONAH C. GOFF, b. 1856. vii. FRANSIS MARION GOFF, b. 1857. viii. ANN AMELIA GOFF, b. 1859. 4. ix. HANNAH GOFF, b. October 05, 1862, Ritchie Co. WVa.; d. 1943, Nicholas Co. WVa..

Generation No. 4

4. HANNAH4 GOFF (RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born October 05, 1862 in Ritchie Co. WVa., and died 1943 in Nicholas Co. WVa.. She married SANFORD BUNDY PERRY 1883 in Nicholas Co. Wva., son of SAMUEL PERRY and ELIZABETH LYONS. He was born July 15, 1853 in Vales Mill, Vinton Co. Ohio, and died March 04, 1902 in Wood Co. WVa.Parkersburg WV.

Children of HANNAH GOFF and SANFORD PERRY are: 5. i. ALTA JANE5 PERRY, b. June 08, 1884, Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. April 27, 1919, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. 6. ii. WALTER SAMUEL PERRY, b. February 27, 1886, Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. January 03, 1960, Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo. 7. iii. OTIS HENRY PERRY, b. April 27, 1889, Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. March 05, 1951, Richwood,Nicholas Co. WVa.. iv. FREDDIE PERRY, b. January 15, 1892. 8. v. MOLLY CLOCIS PERRY, b. July 28, 1894, Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo; d. April 06, 1919, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. vi. CHARLES PERRY, b. November 29, 1896.

Generation No. 5

5. ALTA JANE5 PERRY (HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born June 08, 1884 in Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa., and died April 27, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. She married CHARLES PHILLIPS December 20, 1905 in Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa.. He was born in Kanawha Co. WVa."Indian Creek", and died April 04, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co..

Children of ALTA PERRY and CHARLES PHILLIPS are: 9. i. ROY6 PHILLIPS, b. 1906, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1977, N icholas Co. WV. 10. ii. CLARA PHILLIPS, b. 1908, N icholas Co. WV. iii. DESTEL PHILLIPS, b. 1911. iv. DELLA PHILLIPS, b. 1913. v. MARY PHILLIPS, b. 1916.

6. WALTER SAMUEL5 PERRY (HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born February 27, 1886 in Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa., and died January 03, 1960 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo. He married BESSIE SPENCER June 20, 1919 in Craigsville, Nicholas Co. WVa., daughter of WILLIAM SPENCER and ANNIE WOODS. She was born 1899 in Micholas Co. Wv, and died 1992 in Nicholas Co. WV.

Children of WALTER PERRY and BESSIE SPENCER are: 11. i. DALE6 PERRY, b. July 07, 1920, Craigsville, WV,NicholasCo; d. 1986, Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. ii. PORTER PERRY, b. March 13, 1922.

7. OTIS HENRY5 PERRY (HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born April 27, 1889 in Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa., and died March 05, 1951 in Richwood,Nicholas Co. WVa.. He married BEATRICE JONES December 23, 1913.

Children of OTIS PERRY and BEATRICE JONES are: i. ERMA MARGARET6 PERRY. 12. ii. OPAL NELL PERRY, b. 1914, Nettie, WV,Nicholas Co.

8. MOLLY CLOCIS5 PERRY (HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born July 28, 1894 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo, and died April 06, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. She married FRED BENNETT December 28, 1915 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo, son of EDWARD BENNETT and MARTHA COTTRILL. He was born August 03, 1891 in West Union,WVa, Doddridge Co., and died March 30, 1966 in Tacoma,Wa,Pierce Co..

Notes for MOLLY CLOCIS PERRY: Molly Perry Bennett was my grandmother however she died long before I was born. Grandma Molly died 2 days after giving birth to my mother. She was pregnant when caring for her first child who died in Oct of 1918 and delivered my mother early weighing 2 pounds. In 1919 a 2 pound baby didn't stand much of a chance. Fred Bennett put the tiny baby inside a cigar box and took it to the wife of his friend, Clara Godfrey. The Godfrey's had no children and Clara always wanted a baby. She took care of the tiny infant and Fred Bennett thinking he had lost his wife and daughters disappeared from site. Fred reappeared years later but by then mother was older and he couldn't take her from the only family she ever knew. Mother often said she was alive by the Grace of God and the love of Clara Godfrey.

Child of MOLLY PERRY and FRED BENNETT is: i. ELVA MAXINE6 BENNETT, b. November 21, 1916, Curtin,WVa.Nicholas Co; d. October 19, 1918, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co..

Generation No. 6

9. ROY6 PHILLIPS (ALTA JANE5 PERRY, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born 1906 in Nicholas Co. WV, and died 1977 in Nicholas Co. WV. He married RITA SPENCER in Charleston, WV, daughter of WILLIAM SPENCER and VIRGINIA WOODS. She was born 1910 in Nicholas Co. WV.

Children of ROY PHILLIPS and RITA SPENCER are: i. LOIS7 PHILLIPS. ii. EUNICE JANE PHILLIPS. iii. EDNA LEE PHILLIPS. iv. ROY PHILLIPS. v. SALLY PHILLIPS. 13. vi. PEGGY PHILLIPS.

10. CLARA6 PHILLIPS (ALTA JANE5 PERRY, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born 1908 in N icholas Co. WV. She married WM ROSCOE TAWNEY 1932 in Kanawha Co. WV. He was born 1908 in Kanawha Co. WV, and died 1948 in Kanawha Co. WV.

Child of CLARA PHILLIPS and WM TAWNEY is: 14. i. HELEN LOUISE7 TAWNEY, b. 1934.

11. DALE6 PERRY (WALTER SAMUEL5, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born July 07, 1920 in Craigsville, WV,NicholasCo, and died 1986 in Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. He married EDITH RUTH THOMAS 1941 in Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. She was born 1923 in Wheeling, WV.

Children of DALE PERRY and EDITH THOMAS are: i. RONALD DALE7 PERRY, b. 1942. ii. SHARON ROSE PERRY, b. 1946. iii. REBECCA G. PERRY, b. 1958.

12. OPAL NELL6 PERRY (OTIS HENRY5, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born 1914 in Nettie, WV,Nicholas Co. She married ROY DOWE EXLINE 1947 in Richwood, WV,Nicholas Co.. He was born 1921 in Fall Mills, WV.

Children of OPAL PERRY and ROY EXLINE are: i. RANDLE MORGAN7 EXLINE, b. 1948. ii. ROY HENRY LOT EXLINE, b. 1950. iii. CHRISTOPHER PERRY EXLINE, b. 1956.

Generation No. 7

13. PEGGY7 PHILLIPS (ROY6, ALTA JANE5 PERRY, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) She married DAVID COLLINS, son of ALVIN COLLINS and SCYNTHIA SHOULDERS. He was born 1935.

Notes for PEGGY PHILLIPS: Peggy is my mother's second cousin on her Perry side. Peggy's grandparents died in April 1919 just two weeks after Molly Perry died of the same strain of flu. Peggy's parents and my grandmother is buried at Alderson Church Cemetary Craigsville,WV Nicholas Co.

Children of PEGGY PHILLIPS and DAVID COLLINS are: i. DAVID WAYNE8 COLLINS. ii. DONNA LEE COLLINS. iii. ROY BRUCE COLLINS. iv. CARLA JOANNE COLLINS.

14. HELEN LOUISE7 TAWNEY (CLARA6 PHILLIPS, ALTA JANE5 PERRY, HANNAH4 GOFF, RACHEL3 STANSBURY, MOSES2, FRANSIS1) was born 1934. She married (1) CHARLES FARLEY 1953 in Kanawha Co. WV. She married (2) WILLIAM P. JONES December 13, 1968.

Children of HELEN TAWNEY and CHARLES FARLEY are: i. DAVID WILLIAM8 FARLEY, b. 1954. ii. DESTIL THOMAS FARLEY, b. 1956. iii. ROBERT MICHAEL FARLEY, b. 1957. iv. GREGORY ALAN FARLEY, b. 1961. v. CLARA MAE FARLEY, b. 1965.

Children of HELEN TAWNEY and WILLIAM JONES are: vi. CHRISTOPHER PERRY8 JONES, b. 1968. vii. KEVIN GARY JONES, b. 1968.

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