|. Rush Floyd Jennings, 1858 - 1909, s/o James M. Jennings
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
2256 Rush Floyd Jennings,5 225 (James,4,Thomas,3,William,2,Jonathan,1)
. b 19 Jul 1858 Carroll Co, Va; d 8 Oct 1909 Smyth Co, Va. Some sources say he died in 1911 of accidental drowning, but that
. was another unrelated Rush F. Jennings, see below.
. Not located after the 1880 census, when he was living with his parents.
. There was another Rush F. Jennings, b May 1854 Va (or 1852), d 1911, bur Jennings Cem, Hebron, Carroll Co, m 18 Aug 1881
. Carroll Co to Elizabeth Jane Lineberry, b Mar 1857 Carroll Co, d 1931, d/o Alexander Lineberry and Mary Ann Frost. This
. Rush was a s/o John Jennings (s/o Presley Jennings) and Elizabeth Larrowe, who had a son Rush, b ca 1854.
. The following is for the Rush F. Jennings, s/o John Jennings and Elizabeth Larrowe. Some websites have confused these two
. Rush F. Jennings.
. 1880 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, #351/351, Rush F. Jennings,26, blacksmith.
. 1900 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, ED 8, sheet 14B, #268/268, Rush Jennings, May 1854 Va, farmer, Elizabeth, Mar
. 1857 Va (marr 16 yrs, 6 ch, 5 living), John A., Apr 83 Va, farm laborer, Wm, Sep 87 Va, farm laborer, Thomas, Apr 95
. Va, Micheal, Jun 97 Va, Houston, Aug 99 Va.
. 1910 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, ED 13, sheet 13B, #234/236, Rush F. Jennings,55 Va, blacksmith, own shop, Eliza-
. beth,51 Va (marr 27 yrs, 7 ch, 5 living), William,21 Va, farmer, general farm, Thomas,15 Va, Mike,12 Va, Houston,10 Va.
. 1920 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, Hebron Pct, ED 17, sheet 1A, #1/1, Elizabeth Jennings,61 Va (wid), farmer, general
. farm, Tomey,25 Va, miner, coal mine, Mikel,22 Va, farmer, home farm, Huston,20 Va, farmer, home farm.
. 1. John Alexander Jennings, b 19 Apr 1883 Va, d 18 Aug 1970 (not in SSDI), m(1) Alice J. Jennings, m(2) 1903 to Lillie
. Bell Lineberry, b ca 1884 Va.
. 1910 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Spring, ED 13, sheet 11A, #192/194, John A. Jennings,24 Va, farmer, general farm, Lillie B.,
. 26 Va (marr 7 yrs, 4 ch, 3 living), Clora O.,6 Va, Curtis R.,3 Va, Martain,3/12 Va.
. 1918, 12 Sep: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: Jno Alexander Jennings, b 19 Apr 1883, age 35; of
. Monarat, Carroll Co; occup: rail roading + farming, N+W RR Co; nearest relative: Lily Bell Jennings; described as tall,
. slender build, D blue eyes, D brown hair.
. 1. Clora O. Jennings, b ca 1904 Va.
. 2. Curtis R. Jennings, b ca 1907 Va.
. 3. Martain Jennings, b ca 1910 Va.
. 2. Ira D. Jennings (Irie), b 1886, d 3 Jun 1888.
. 3. William M. Jennings, b 25 Sep 1888 Wolf Glade, Carroll Co (b Sep 1887 acc to 1900 census), d Nov 1967 (SSDI 228-03-
. 8859 Va), m Etta Blanch Melton, b 1891 Va, d 1959
. His LR: Galax, Va 24333.
. 1917, 5 Jun: Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: William Jennings, b 25 Sep 1888 Wolf Glade, Va; occup: farmer;
. married with 3 children; described as tall, slender build, blue eyes, brown hair.
. 1920 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, Hebron Pct, ED 17, sheet 1A, #2/2, William M. Jennings,?30 Va, farmer, general
. farm, Etta,28 Va, Ruth,4 Va, Earnest,3 Va, Bernard,2 Va, Howard,9/12 Va.
. 1. Ruth Jennings, b ca 1916 Va.
. 2. Earnest Jennings, b ca 1917 Va.
. 3. Bernard Jennings, b ca 1918 Va.
. 4. Howard Jennings, b 1919 Va.
. 4. Florence Jennings, b 1891, d 1893.
. 5. Thomas Pierce Jennings (Tomey), b 1894 Va (b Apr 1895 acc to 1900 census), d 1973 (not in SSDI), m Luvenna Bur-
. 6. Micheal M. Jennings (Mike), b 4 Jan 1897 Va, d Feb 1976 (SSDI 230-12-7718 Va), m Lola J. Newman.
. His LR: Galax, Va 2433.
. 1918, 12 Sep: Pineville, Wyoming Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Mike M. Jennings, b 4 Jan 1899, age 19; of Dev-
. il's Fork, Wyo Co, WVa; occup: miner; nearest relative: Elizabeth Jennings of Cliff View, Carroll Co, Va; described as
. tall, slender build, brown eyes, light hair.
. 7. Houston Madison Jennings, b 12 Aug 1899 Va, d 11 May 1971 (SSDI 230-07-9257 Va).
. His LR: Salem, Salem Co, Va 24153.
. 1918, 12 Sep: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: Huston Madison Jennings, b 12 Aug 1899, age 19; of
. Cliffview, Carroll Co; occup: farming + RR; nearest relative; Elizabeth Jennings of Cliffview, Carroll Co; described as
. tall, slender build, green eyes, black hair, one eye.
. Ref: 1. Sharon Hill's website.
. 2. www.findagrave.com, info by Beth Robinette.