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Sturgill, Charity Rebecca[1, 2, 3]

Female 1868 - 1957  (88 years)


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  • Name Sturgill, Charity Rebecca 
    Born 6 Dec 1868  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1880  Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Census 1900  Gladeville (Now Wise), Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Norton town 
    Census 1910  Roberson Magisterial District, Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 1 Apr 1957  Thornton, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Cause: of a cerebral hemorrhage 
    Buried Joel Sturgill Cemetery (Bowman Creek), Eolia, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
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    Person ID I122822  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2021 

    Father Sturgill, John Anderson,   b. 15 Apr 1835, Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1918, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Cox, Margaret Jane,   b. 28 Jul 1837, Grayson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1906, Floyd, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1857  Ashe, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Short, John McDaniel,   b. 28 Mar 1866, Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1934, Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1889  Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Short, Maude Belle,   b. 8 Nov 1898, Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1988, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Short, Margaret L,   b. 21 Oct 1890, Pound, Wise, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1966, Jenkins, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F50619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Dec 1868 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Sep 1889 - Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Norton town - 1900 - Gladeville (Now Wise), Wise, Virginia, United States
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: of a cerebral hemorrhage - 1 Apr 1957 - Thornton, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Joel Sturgill Cemetery (Bowman Creek), Eolia, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S31068] Rebecca Short in entry for Lewis Maloney and Jenette Short, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979".

    2. [S31069] Rebecca Stergill in entry for Jeanette Moloney, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1962".

    3. [S64072] Rebecca Stingill in entry for Sam Cassle and Mandie Short, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979".

    4. [S31066] Charety Sturgill in household of John A Sturgill, "United States Census, 1880".

    5. [S586] 1880 Census Letcher Co KY, 51-569.

    6. [S31065] Rebecca C Short in household of John M Short, "United States Census, 1910".

    7. [S64071] Chairty Rebecca Sturgill Short, "Find A Grave Index".

    8. [S188014] Rebecca Short, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965".

    9. [S31067] Charity Rebecca Sturgill Short, "Find A Grave Index".

    10. [S188013] Charity R Sturgill, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954".