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Re: Goins' in Virginia ( West Virginia)

Death certificates from the WV Archives: http://www.wvculture.org/

Name of the Deceased: Samuel Floyd Goins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Death: Nov 6, 1948
Death place: Backus, Fayette, West Virginia
Usual home of the deceased: Backus, WV
Age at Death: 78 years, 4 months, 5 days
Date of Birth: July 1, 1870
Birthplace: Virginia
Occupation: Coal Miner
Spouse: Bertha Fox
Father: Thomas Goins (born in VA)
Mother: Pauline Hubbard
He died of accute cardiac failure.
He was buried at the Harrah Cemetery in Backus, WV, Nov 9, 1948,

Name of Deceased: Lester Harrison Goins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Date of Death: Apr 2, 1955
Death place: Backus, Fayette, West Virginia
Usual home of the deceased: Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 67 years
Date of Birth: Mar 27, 1888
Birthplace: West Virginia
Occupation: Lumberman Retired
Father: T. F. Goins
Mother: Lina Goins
He died from heart problems. He had been ill for 10 years.
He was buried at the Harrah Cemetery in Backus, WV, Apr 5, 1955

Name of Deceased: Luther Elwood Goins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Death: Mar 12, 1952
Death place: Oak Hill General Hosp., Oak Hill, Fayette, West Virginia
Usual home of the deceased: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 76 years
Date of Birth: May 29, 1875
Birthplace: West Virginia
Occupation: Coal Miner Retired
Father: Thomas Goins
Mother: Perlina Goins
He died from heart problems.
He was buried at the Harrah Cemetery in Backus, WV, Mar 16, 1952.

This must be Aukie? M. Goins:

Name of Deceased: A. McKinley Goins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Edith Merger (or Werger?)
Date of Death: Nov 17, 1930
Death place: Backus, Fayette, West Virginia
Usual home of the deceased: Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 40 years, 7months, 9 days
Date of Birth: Mar 18, 1890
Birthplace: Backus, WV
Occupation: Coal Miner
Father: Thomas Franklin Goins
Father's birth place: Giles Co., VA
Mother: Plimer? Richard
Mother's birth place: Allegheny Co., VA
He died from a gunshot wound in the head. The cause of death:
homicide.
He was buried at the Backus Cemetery in Backus, WV, Nov 19, 1930.

Name of Deceased: Charles Oley Goins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Death: Nov 5, 1951
Death place: Raleigh General Hosp., Raleigh Co., WV
Usual home of the deceased: Beckley, Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 83 years
Date of Birth: Mar 8, 1868
Birthplace: Allegheney Co., VA
Occupation: Blacksmith
Father: Thomas Goins
Mother: Plina Hubbard
He was buried at the Carter? Cemetery in Beckley, WV, Nov 11, 1951.

Name of Deceased: Joseph F Harrah
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Mary Matison Harrah
Date of Death: Dec 29, 1935
Death place: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Usual home of the deceased: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 65 years 14 days
Date of Birth: Dec 15, 1870
Birthplace: Backus, WV
Occupation: Merchant
Father: J. W. Harrah
Father's Birthplace: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Mother: Mary Fox
Mother's birth place: Backus, WV
He was buried at the Harrah Cemetery, Backus, WV, Dec 31, 1935.

Name of Deceased: Mattie Harrah
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Death: Aug 4, 1953
Death place: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Usual home of the deceased: Backus, Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 76 years
Date of Birth: Dec 4, 1876
Birthplace: Virginia
Occupation: Housewife
Father: William P. Henson
Mother: Lutecia Floyd
Cause of Death: Hodgkin's Disease
He was buried at the Harrah Cemetery, Backus, WV, Aug 6, 1953.

Name of Deceased: William Pearce Henson
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse: Mary Lutisha
Date of Death: Aug 6, 1928
Death place: Springdale, Fayette Co., WV
Age at Death: 76 years 2months 23 days
Date of Birth: May 13, 1852
Birthplace: Amherst Co., WV (The informant must have meant Amherst
Co., VA)
Occupation: Farmer
Father: Jack Henson
Father's birthplace: England
Mother: Hapsy Ann (maiden name unknown)
Mother's birthplace: Unknown
Cause of Death: Hodgkin's Disease
He was buried at the Amherst Cemetery, VA

Fayette County, WV was formed from Fayette Co., VA.

1850 Census Dist 14, Fayette Co., VA
Joseph Fox 47 M W Farmer $500 b. VA
Catharine Fox 43 F W b. VA
Saml Fox 19 M W Farmer b. VA
Joseph Fox 16 M W b. VA
Love Fox 14 F W b. VA
Catharine Fox 11 F W b. VA
Cynthe Fox 9 F W b. VA
And'r. J. Fox 8 M W b. VA
Mary A. Fox 4 F W b. VA
Wm H Fox 1 M W b. VA

1850 Census Dist 14, Fayette Co., VA
Thomas Harra 52 M W Farmer $700 b. VA
Elizabeth Harra 36 F W b. VA
Washington Harra 14 M W b. VA
Robert Harra 12 M W b. VA
Ursula Harra 13 (10?) F W b. VA
And'r. Harra 7 M W b. VA
Mary Harra 4 F W b. VA
Thomas Harra 1 M W b. VA

1850 Census Dist 8, Botetourt Co., VA
Saml W. Hubbard 46 M W Cabinet Maker $160 b. CT
Elizabeth P. Hubbard 43 F W b. VA
Mary Ann Hubbard 26 F W $30 b. VA
Robert Hubbard 20 M W Cabinet Maker b. VA
Saml W Hubbard Jr 17 M W Cabinet Maker b. VA
Pamelia F Hubbard 12 F W b. VA
Majorine Hubbard 7 F W b. VA
Luemily Hubbard 5 F W b. VA
Elmira Hubbard 3 F W b. VA
Paulina Hubbard 1 F W b. VA

1860 Dist 4, Fayette Co., VA
Joseph Fox Sr. 65 M W Farmer $1000 $350 b. VA
Catharine Fox 50 F W b. VA
Mary A Fox 15 F W b. VA
Andrew J Fox 14 M W b. VA
Ruth J Fox 9 F W b. VA

1860 Census Not Stated, Amherst Co., VA
John henson 62 M W Planting b. VA
Mary Ann Henson 58 F W b. VA
Hapsey Ann Henson 36 F W b. VA
Almyra Henson 25 F W b. VA
Malenda Henson 21 F W b. VA
John H Henson 17 M W b. VA
Cleo Henson 14 M W b. VA
Wm Henson 7 M W b. VA
Patrick Henson 4 M W b. VA
Virginia Henson 3 F W b. VA
Reubin Henson 4mon M W b. VA

1880 Census Pedlar, Amherst Co., VA
John Henson Head W M 82 widower Farm Laborer VA VA VA
Hapsie Henson Daughter W F 55 single Keeping House VA VA VA
Jane Henson Granddaughter W F 22 single At Home VA VA VA

one door down:

William Henson Head W M 26 married Farm Laborer VA VA VA
Letitia Henson Wife W F 25 married Keeping House VA VA VA
Bettie Henson Daughter W F 6 single VA VA VA
Marie Henson Daughter W F 5 single VA VA VA
Lola Henson Daughter W F 2 single VA VA VA
Joseph Henson Son W M 8mon single b. Aug VA VA VA

1910 Census Temperance, Amherst co., VA
William P Henson Head M W 58 married 6 yrs 2nd marriage VA VA VA
Fannie Henson Wife F W 42 married 6 yrs 1st marriage 1 child born and living VA VA VA
John Henson Son M W 19 single VA VA VA
Ruby J Henson Daughter F W 5 single VA VA VA
Susanna Frazier Mother-in-law F W 82 widow VA VA VA


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