.                          John Marion Jennings, 1877 - 1957
.                                                           s/o Garland Hambry Jennings
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

28412   John Marion Jennings,6                                        2841   (Garland,5,Isaac,4,Edmond,3,William,2,Jonathan,1)
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.                    b 27 Dec 1877 Joplin, Mo; d 17 Feb 1957 Mercer Co, WVa, "age 80, of carcinoma of prostate, generalized metastasis, s/o Gar-
.                       land Jennings", bur Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
.                       See
image of John's death certificate below, informant Mrs John Jennings.
.                    m ca 1895 to Liza J. ____, Dec 1876 WVa, d 2 May 1908 Camp Creek, Mercer Co, "age 28, of spinal affection, J.M. Jennings
.                        husband".

.                    1900 Mercer Co census, Rock Dist, ED 86, sheet 2A, #17/17, John M. Jennings, Dec 1878 Mo (Va,Va), farmer, Liza E., Dec
.                             1876 WVa (marr 5 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), Gracy M., May 96 WVa, baby son, Jan 00 WVa.
.                    1910 Mercer Co census, Spanishburg Pct, ED 139, sheet 3B, #44/44, John Jennings,30 Mo (wid, Va,Va), Grace,12 WVa,
.                             Luther,10 WVa, John D.,8 WVa, Myrtle,4 WVa, Deras F.,1 WVa.  (family living near Adeline Jennings above)
.                    1918, 12 Sep: Princeton, Mercer Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: John Marion Jennings, b 27 Sep 1876, age 42; of
.                              Spanishburg, Mercer Co; occup: farming; nearest relative: have children; described as medium height and build, dark
.                              blue eyes, dark brown hair.
.                    1920 Mercer Co census, Spanishburg Pct, Rock Dist, ED 97, sheet 8B, #122/124, John Jennings,44 Va (wid), farmer, general
.                             farm, Luther W.,19 WVa, John D.,17 WVa, Myrtle,13 WVa, Daris F.,12 WVa.
.                    1930 Mercer Co census, Rock Dist, Wenonah, ED 28-38, sheet 1A, #7/7, John W. Jennings,51 Mo (wid, marr age 17),track-
.                             man, coal mine, Douglas,26 WVa (wid, marr age 21), brakeman, coal mine, living with Rebe Stoots.

.                    issue:

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1.   Grace M. Jennings (Gracie), b May 1896 Mercer Co, m 1 Jan 1915 Mercer Co to Ernest M. Basham, b ca 1893 Mer-
.                          cer Co.

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2.   Luther Warren Jennings, b 17 Jan 1900 WVa, d 9 Dec 1965 Beckley, Raleigh Co (SSDI "b Feb"  235-09-7982 WVa),
.                         "age 65, of cancer of spine", m 26 Oct 1926 Mercer Co to Lona Wyatt (Lonie), b 20 Apr 1905 NC, d 17 Feb 1997 (SSDI
.                          234-40-5036 WVa).  Lona's LR: Lashmeet, Mercer Co 24733.
.                          1918, 12 Sep: Princeton, Mercer Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Luther Warn Jennings, b 17 Jan 1900, age 18; of
.                                    Spanishburg; occup: farming; nearest relative: John Marion Jennings; described as medium height, slender build,
.                                    blue eyes, light brown hair.
.                          1930 Mercer Co census, Rock Dist, ED 28-29, sheet 10B, #188/188, Luther Jennings,30 WVa (marr age 27), laborer, coal
.                                   mine, Lona,24 NC (marr age 21), Pauline,2 6/12 WVa.
.                          issue:
.                          
a.   Pauline Jennings, b ca 1927-28 WVa.

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3.   John Douglas Jennings (Douglas), b ca 1902-04 WVa, d 24 Jan 1967 Beckley, Raleigh Co (SSDI 233-07-9545 WVa),
.                         "age 65, of carcinoma of lung, divorced", m 31 May 1923 Mercer Co to Donnie Blankenship, b 14 Jan 1906 WVa, d 9 Apr
.                          1928 Mercer Co, "age 22 yrs, 2 mos, 25 days, of pul T.B., d/o J.E. Blankenship and Sarah L. Wyatt", bur Wyatt Cem.
.                          See
image of her death certificate below, informant Fitz Blankenship.
.                          John's LR: Lashmeet, Mercer Co 24733.  He was poss the John "C." Jennings, age 30, b WVa, who m 11 Jul 1931 Mercer
.                          Co to Ethel M. Taylor, age 21, b WVa.

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4.   M. J. Jennings (son), d 2 Dec 1905 Camp Creek, Mercer Co, "age 2 yrs, 7 mos, burned, informant: mother Liza Jen-
.                          nings".

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5.   Myrtle Jennings, b ca 1906 WVa.

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6.   Dorice F. Jennings, b 7 May 1907 WVa, d Oct 1978 (SSDI 235-07-7624 WVa), m 27 Feb 1928 Mercer Co to Virginia
.                          Mae Taylor (Mae), b 8 Sep 1910 WVa, d Jun 1986 (SSDI 234-36-9489 WVa), d/o Claude R. and Lilly B. Taylor.
.                          Dorice's and Virginia's LR and LB: Kegley, Mercer Co 24731.
.                          1930 Mercer Co census, Rock Dist, Wenonah, ED 28-38, sheet 1B, #15/15, Dorice T. Jennings,22 WVa (marr age 20, son-
.                                   in-law), brakeman, coal mine, Virginia M.,19 WVa (marr age 17, dau), Charlotte M.,1 4/12 WVa (gd), living with
.                                   Claude R. and Lilly B. Taylor.
.                          issue:
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a.   Charlotte M. Jennings, b ca 1928-29 WVa.
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