Benjamin Franklin 'Frank' Ferrell, Jr.

Benjamin Franklin 'Frank' Ferrell, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1860 - 1925  (64 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Franklin 'Frank' Ferrell 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 2 Aug 1860  Calhoun Co., VA (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence White Pine, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Jun 1925  Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Hunt Cemetery, Big Bend, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4205  Robert Jackson
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2016 

    Father Benjamin Franklin 'Frank' Ferrell,   b. 4 Feb 1800, Monongalia Co., VA (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1865, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth 'Betty' Stallman,   b. 12 Aug 1818, Lewis Co., VA (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1901, Henrietta, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1848  Gilmer (now Calhoun) Co., VA (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Beryl had m. 26 Feb 1849, obit says 1848.
    Family ID F469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Vashta Ruhama Ayers,   b. May 1863, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1881  Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Bertha Jane Ferrell,   b. 11 Aug 1881, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1908, Gilmer Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     2. Lovey G. Ferrell,   b. 19 Feb 1884, Nobe, Caloun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1958, New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Fanny 'Ola' Ferrell,   b. Jun 1885, prob Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     4. James Offa 'Jim' Ferrell,   b. 6 Oct 1887, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     5. Grover Franklin Ferrell,   b. Feb 1889, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age ~ 57 years)
     6. Arlie Ray Ferrell,   b. 7 Oct 1892, Grantsville, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Lucy May Ferrell,   b. Oct 1895, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     8. Phillip Edward 'Ed' Ferrell,   b. Mar 1897, Prob Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Nona 'Edith' Ferrell,   b. 7 Aug 1899, Grantsville, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1977, Jefferson Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     10. Okey Parley Ferrell,   b. 25 Nov 1901, Grantsville, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1970, Monongalia Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     11. Bruce Hollie Ferrell,   b. 5 Jun 1904, Grantsville, Calhoun Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1967, Wheeling, Ohio Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census Sherman Dist., Calhoun Co, WV
      FERRELL, 11 Benjamin Head Aug 1860...39...M 18 Yrs...WV WV WV
      Vashta R Wife May 1863...37...M 18 Yrs...10/10...WV MD MD
      Lovie G. Dau Feb 1884...16...S...WV WV WV
      Fannie O. Dau Jun 1885...14...S...WV WV WV
      James O Son Oct 1887...12...S...WV WV WV
      Grover F. Son Feb 1889...11...S...WV WV WV
      Arlie R. Son Oct 1892 7...S...WV WV WV
      Lucy M. Dau Oct 1895 4...S...WV WV WV
      Philip E. Son Mar 1897 3...S...WV WV WV
      Edith Dau Aug 1899 9/12...S...WV WV WV

      1910 Census Dist 0023, Sherman Dist, Calhoun Co., West Virginia
      Ferrell, Frank Head M W 50 M1 for29yrs WV WV WV Farmer - Gen Farming
      Ferrell, Vasta Wife F W 47 M1 for29yrs WV WV WV
      Ferrell, James son M W 22 S WV WV WV Laborer - Lumber Mill
      Ferrell, Ray son M W 17 S WV WV WV
      Ferrell, Lucy dau F W 15 S WV WV WV
      Ferrell, Ed son M W 13 S WV WV WV
      Ferrell, Edith dau F W 11 S WV WV WV
      Ferrell, Parley O. son M W 8 S WV WV WV
      Ferrell, Bruce son M W 6 S WV WV WV

  • Sources 
    1. [S196] Beryl Cunningham's private papers.

    2. [S57] West Virginia, Calhoun County Cemeteries, published by Calhoun County Historical and Genealogical Society, 1985, (http://www.wvgenweb.org/calhoun/index.htm).

    3. [S1013] 1900 U.S. Census, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7602), Sherman Dist, Calhoun Co., West Virginia.

    4. [S104] 1910 U.S. Census, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884), Sherman Dist, Calhoun Co., West Virginia.

    5. [S963] West Virginia, Vital Records Online, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx), Monongalia County Death Certificate.
      http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2125320&Type=Death
      It appears that the informant did NOT know Frank's birth date as 7 Aug, 1873 does not agree with the census records at all. But the parents names on this record are correct.

    6. [S494] Letter from Emogene Wright.

    7. [S1453] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2538).



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