.     Opie Jennings, 1895 - 1974, s/o Jefferson Lafayette Jennings
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.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

28613   Opie Jennings,6                                                            2861   (Jefferson,5,Robert,4,Edmond,3,William,2,Jonathan,1)
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.                    b 21 Apr 1895 Wolf Creek, WVa; d 28 Apr 1974 (SSDI 234-32-7447 WVa), bur Paris Shrewsberry Cem, Ghent, Raleigh Co,
.                       WVa.
.                    His 1st wife was Mary Mills acc to death record of son who died in 1939.
.                    m 24 Jul 1945 Mercer Co, WVa to Mary Shrewsbury, b 25 Sep 1895 Slab Fork, WVa, d 31 Oct 1964 Beckley, Raleigh Co, bur
.                        Paris Shrewsberry Cem.  She was wid acc to the marr rec.  Mary E. Mills, age 16, m 7 May 1908 to Granvil H. Shrewsbury,
.                        age 27, both b Mercer Co.  Granvel Shrewsbury, age 57, d 15 Mar 1938 Mercer Co, wife Ettie Mills listed.  This family is
.                        not located in the 1920 or 1930 census.  www.findagrave.com gives his birth as May 1888.  His WW I draft reg card gives
.                        his birth as 28 Oct 1879 and his wife's name as Etta.

.                    Opie's LR: MacArthur, Raleigh Co, WVa 25873.

.                    1918, 5 Jun: Princeton, Mercer Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Opie Jennings, b Barn, WVa, age 21; of Barn, Mercer
.                              Co; nearest relative: occup: farmer; Alverta Jennings; described as medium height and build, blue eyes, nearly black hair.
.                    1920 Mercer Co census, Jumping Branch Dist, ED 90, sheet 10B, #166/167, Opie Jennings,22 WVa, laborer, on farm, living
.                             with Roberta Jennings.
.                    1930 census, family not located.
.                    1940 Mercer Co census, Rock Dist, ED 28-42, sheet 8A, #123, Opie Jennings,43 WVa, laborer, W.P.A. agris, Mary,44 WVa,
.                             Lacy Shrewsbury,24 WVa (stepson), new worker, Dillard Jennings,17 WVa, new worker, Elizabeth,15 WVa, Sammie,14
.                             WVa, Kyle,12 WVa, Millie,9 WVa, James,6 WVa, Willard,2 WVa.

.                    issue:

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1.   Dillard Jennings, b ca 1923 WVa.  Poss Dillard Jennings b 11 Jun 1922, d May 1983 (SSDI 235-50-7858 WVa), with LR:
.                          Lexington, Scott Co, Ind 47138.  Poss Dewey Dillard Jennings, age 22, b Beeson, WVa, m 17 Mar 1946 Rock, Mercer Co
.                          to Dorothy Marie Harvey, age 21, b Beeson.  They had son William Franklin Jennings, b 10 Apr 1949, d 17 Jan 1950 Rock
.                          Dist, age 9 mos, 7 days.

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2.   Elizabeth Jennings, b ca 1925 WVa.

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3.   Samuel G. Jennings, b 9 Apr 1927 Mercer Co, d 15 Mar 1979 WVa, bur Paris Shrewsberry Cem, m 15 Jul 1947 Raleigh
.                          Co to Marie Hall, b 30 Dec 1929 Summers Co, WVa, d 9 Mar 1993 WVa, bur Paris Shrewsberry Cem, d/o Lawrence Hall
.                          and Winnie Farley.  Samuel's parents were Opie and Mary Jennings in the marr rec.
.                          issue:
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a.   Samuel Ray Jennings, b 17 Feb 1953 WVa, d 13 Feb 1981 WVa, bur Paris Shrewsberry Cem.
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b.   Jerry D. Jennings, b 24 Mar 1955 WVa, d 19 Dec 2000 WVa, bur Paris Shrewsberry Cem.

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4.   Opie Kyle Jennings (Kyle), b ca 1928, Odd, WVa, m 12 Sep 1960 Mercer Co to Dottie Lou Bolen, b 1944 Odd, d/o Ray
.                          and Roxie Bolen.  He was Opie Kile Jennings, b 17 Jul 1937, son of Opie and Mary in the marr rec.

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5.   Millie Jennings, b ca 1931 WVa.

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6.   James Jennings, b ca 1934 WVa.

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7.   Willard Jennings, b ca 1938 WVa.

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8.   (male) Jennings, b 17 Aug 1939 Princeton, d 17 Aug 1939 Princeton, "age 2 day, s/o Opie Jennings and Mary Mills", bur
.                          Oakwood Cem.







.                    Ref:  
www.findagrave.com, info by Patty Grreene.
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