.                                    Wesley Largen, 1846 - 1924, s/o John Largen
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

112   Wesley Largen,4                                                                                                                 11   (John,3,Sarah,2,William,1)
.
.             b Mar 1846 Carroll Co, Va; d 30 Apr 1924 Pulaski Co, Va, "s/o John Hughett and Ellen Largen", bur Thornspring Methodist
.                Church Cem, Pulaski, Pulaski Co.
.             m 17 Mar 1880 Floyd Co to Rhoda Ellen Hughett (Ellen), b 4 Jul 1861 Floyd Co, Va, d 5 Feb 1942 Dublin, Pulaski Co, bur
.                 Thornspring Methodist Church Cem, d/o
Stephen Hughett (#23) and Rhoda Duncan (Rody).

.             1870 census, Wesley not located.
.             1880 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 58A, #38/40, Wesley Largen,33 Va, farming, servant with Wm L. and Mary Jane Bran-
.                      scome.
.             1900 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, ED 15, sheet 14B, #243/246, Wessley Largin, Mar 1846 Va, farm laborer, Rodar E., Jul
.                      1861 Va (marr 18 yrs 4 ch, 4 living), Celie A., Apr 83 Va, Melvina L., Jun 87 Va, Geo W., Jul 95 Va, Andrew J., Jan 98
.                      Va.
.             1910 census, family not located.
.             1920 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 56, sheet 7B, #62/62, Wesley Largen,78 Va, (no occup), Ellen,58 Va, George W.,24
.                      Va, farm laborer, farm, Andrew J.,21 Va, farm laborer, farm, Mary B.,15 Va.
.             1930 Pulaski Co census, Pulaski Dist, ED7 8-14, sheet 11A, #204/205, Mary,27 Va (sister), Ellen,69 Va (wid, mother), living
.                      with Andrew J. Lodgin.
.             1940 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 78-8, sheet 16A, #264, Ellen Largen,72 (wid, grandmother), living with Amos and
.                      Mellie Mabry.

.             issue:

.             
1.   Celia Ann Largen (Celie), b Apr 1883 Floyd Co, m(1) 7 Dec 1904 to James M. Horton (Jim) (#1114), b Mar 1881 Va,
.                   d 1910's, s/o Jasper Newton Horton and Hannah Dalton.  She m(2) 28 May 1912 Pulaski Co to
Isaac Nester (#I112), b 4
.                   Apr 1878 Carroll Co, d 7 Feb 1952 Newbern, Pulaski Co, bur New Dublin Presbyterian Church Cem, s/o Jonathan C. Nester
.                   and Sarah Elizabeth Worrell.  Celia and Isaac separated by 1920.
.                   1920 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 61, sheet 4B, #84/84, Celia Nester,36 Va, Charlie E. Horton,18 Va, farm laborer,
.                            general farm, Mellie M.,10 Va, James M.,9 Va, Elbert L. Nester,5 Va.

.             
2.   Lydia Melvina Largen (Mellie), b 11 Jun 1886 Floyd Co (b Jun 1887 acc to 1900 census), d 29 Sep 1973 Radford (SSDI 229-
.                   32-1673 Va), bur Newbern Christian Church Cem, Dublin, Pulaski Co, m 23 Mar 1905 Pulaski Co to Amos Ballard Mabry, b
.                   10 May 1884 Carroll Co, d 5 Apr 1965 Radford, bur Newbern Christian Church Cem, s/o Isaac Mabry and Elizabeth Powell
.                   Worrell (Betsy).
.                   Lydia's LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.
.                   1910 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, Dublin, ED 42, sheet 8B, #140/142, Amos B. Mabry,25 Va, laborer, farm, Mellie,21 Va
.                            (marr 5 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), Estil,2 Va, Erskine,4/12 Va.
.                   1920 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 61, sheet 4A, #75/75, Amos B. Mabry,35 Va, farm laborer, general farm, Lida V.,
.                            33 Va, Estella,11 Va, James E.,10 Va, Homer E.,7 Va, Geo W.,2 2/12 Va, Mary E.,2 2/12 Va.
.                   1930 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 78-2, sheet 5B, #94/94, Amos B. Mabry,46 Va (marr age 19), laborer, state road,
.                            Mallie M.,44 Va (marr age 18), E...din F.,20 Va, laborer, state road, Homer E.,18 Va, laborer, state road, George W.,12
.                            Va, Mary E.,12 Va, Edward J.,9 Va, Lois R.,7 Va.
.                   1940 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 78-8, sheet 16A, #264, Amos Mabry,55 Va, (no occup), Mellie,43 Va, Homer,28
.                            Va, laborer, state highway, George,22 Va, gluer, veneer plant, Ellen,22 Va, Lois,17 Va, Ellen Largen,72 (wid, grandmother).
.                   issue:
.                   
a.   James Estel Mabry, b 29 Sep 1907 Pulaski Co, d 19 Mar 1994 Radford (SSDI 277-07-0600 Va), m(1) 21 Mar 1925 Pul-
.                         aski Co to Mae Elizabeth Meredith, b ca 1908 Pulaski Co, d/o C. W. and Bettie Meredith.  James and Mae div 4 Feb 1946
.                         Pulaski Co.  James m(2) 23 Nov 1957 Pulaski Co to Rhoda Mozelle Shupe Newman (Mozelle), b 26 Mar 1912 Wythe Co,
.                         d 8 Dec 2001 Pulaski Co (SSDI 225-22-0649 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, d/o James and Blanche Shupe.  Rhoda
.                         had m(1) William Hobert Newman, b 7 Jul 1906 Crockett, Va, d 20 Oct 1957 Roanoke, s/o John Newman and Susanne
.                         Shupe.  James' LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.  Rhoda's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co 24301.
.                   
b.   Frank Erskine Mabry, b 6 Jan 1910 Pulaski Co, d 8 Nov 1992 Pulaski Co (SSDI 224-03-3859 Va), bur Highland Memory
.                         Gardens, Dublin, Pulaski Co, m 5 Jul 1935 Radford to Lelia Elizabeth Rorrer, b 2 Sep 1907 Pulaski Co, d 5 Feb 1970 Rad-
.                         ford (SSDI "b 1906" 224-01-5526 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, d/o Samuel Green Rorrer (Sam) and Susan M.
.                         Rakes.  Frank's and Lelia's LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.
.                   
c.   Homer E. Mabry, b 18 Apr 1912 Carroll Co, d 27 Dec 1940 Pulaski Co, bur Newbern Christian Church Cem.
.                   
d.   Mary Ellen Mabry (Ellen), b 4 Nov 1917 Pulaski Co, d 21 Sep 1977 Radford (SSDI 229-05-9706 Va), bur Highland
.                         Memory Gardens, m 26 Jan 1945 Pulaski Co to Isaac Lee French, b 14 May 1922 Bland Co, Va, d 26 Oct 1964 Radford
.                         (SSDI "d Nov" 226-12-5256 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, s/o Walter Carless French and Sallie Belle Hager.  Isaac
.                         and Ellen div 25 Mar 1949 Pulaski Co.  Mary's LB: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.
.                   
e.   George Washington Mabry, b 4 Nov 1917 Va, d 15 Nov 1999 Pulaski Co (SSDI 225-05-7638 Va), bur Newbern Christian
.                         Church Cem.  His LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.
.                   
f.    Edward Jackson Mabry, b 21 Jun 1920 Pulaski Co, d 17 Sep 1973 Radford (SSDI 230-12-6935 Va), bur Highland Memory
.                         Gardens, m(1) 2 Dec 1944 Pulaski Co to Marie Ennis Johnson, b 8 Oct 1926 Tazewell, NC, d 11 Dec 1961 Radford, bur
.                         Highland Memory Gardens, d/o Earl Carnegie Johnson and Lillie Macemore.  Edward m(2) 14 Dec 1962 Montgomery Co
.                         to Angelina Marie Perrone Maxwell(Ann), b 27 Jan 1922 NYC, NY, d 9 Oct 2008 Montgomery Co, Va (SSDI NY), bur
.                         Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co, d/o Angelo Anthony Perrone and Anna Vento.  Angeline
.                         had m(1) 23 Aug 1946 Giles Co, Va to Herman Evon Maxwell, b 10 Aug 1920 Mercer Co, WVa, d 13 Aug 1961 Wythe Co
.                         (SSDI 232-24-8592 NC or WVa), bur Roselawn Memorial Gardens, s/o Gilbert R. Maxwell and Hallie Massie.
.                         Angelina's LR: Christiansburg, Montgomery Co 24073.
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g.   Lois Alrinda Mabry, b 11 Mar 1923 Pulaski Co, d 16 Dec 1980 Chesterfield Co, Va (SSDI 223-28-7343 Va), bur Highland
.                         Memory Gardens, m 15 Aug 1941 Pulaski Co to Ralph Douglas McGhee, b 3 Jan 1917 Franklin Co, Va, d 2 Nov 2002
.                         Chesterfield Co (SSDI 228-07-7712 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, s/o Charles Luther McGhee and Easter C. Young.
.                         Lois' LR: Salem, Va 24153 and her LB: Radford, Va 24141.  Ralph's LR: Chesterfield, Chesterfield Co, Va 23832.

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3.   George Washington Largen, b 6 Jul 1895 Floyd Co, m(1) ____, m(2) Annie Lou Roop.

1122      
4.   Andrew Jackson Largen (Jack), b 21 Jan 1898 Floyd Co, m Myrtle Grace Robertson.
.                   He was b 25 Jan 1897 acc to his WW II draft reg card, and b 3 Jan 1898 acc to his death rec.

.             
5.   Nannie Florence Largen, b 22 Jun 1900 Floyd Co, d 20 Dec 1927 Pulaski Co, m 6 Feb 1918 Pulaski Co to Edward Elias
.                   Pennington (Eli), b 24 May 1887 WVa, d 9 Jul 1959 Pulaski Co, bur Thornspring Methodist Church Cem, Pulaski, Pulaski Co,
.                   s/o John Albert Pennington and Margaret E. Simpkins.  Edward had m(1) 1906 Monroe Co, WVa to Maude Everna Brown.
.                   Edward m(3) 9 Nov 1929 Mercer Co, WVa to Virginia Mary Sirt Wolfe (Virgie), b 1 Aug 1904 Va, d 6 Aug 1984 Pulaski Co,
.                   d/o Albert Matheson Sirt and Elmira F. Dickens (d/o
Joshua Dickens (#133)).
.                   1920 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 56, sheet 7B, #56/56, Eli E. Pennington,32 WVa, farm laborer, farm, Nannie F.,19 Va,
.                            Clyde E.,11 Va, James F.,8 7/12 Va, George A.,2/12 Va, Margaret E.,72 Va (wid, mother).
.                   1930 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 78-2, sheet 6A, #105/105, Edward Pennington,42 WVa (marr age 19), farm laborer,
.                            farm, Virgie,23 Va (marr age 23), Clyde F.,21 Va, Ellen M.,7 Va, Glenn T., 4 11/12 Va.
.                   issue:
.                   
a.   Margaret Ellen Pennington, b 3 May 1922 Pulaski Co, d 15 Dec 2003 (SSDI 223-28-7042 Va), m 1 Dec 1939 Pulaski Co
.                         to John Curtis Dalton (Curtis), b 8 Oct 1918 Wythe Co, d 15 Dec 1970 Pulaski Co (not in SSDI), bur White-Allen Cem,
.                         Hillsville, s/o
Walter Roscoe Dalton (#61211) and Mary Ellen White.  Margaret and Curtis div 10 Apr 1945 Pulaski Co.
.                         Margaret m(2) 21 Oct 1950 Tazewell Co, Va to George M. Rhodes, b ca 1918 Baltimore, Md, s/o Clarence G. Rhodes and
.                         Frances Thornton.  Curtis m(2) 22 Dec 1947 Pulaski Co to Hazel Mae Taylor, b 20 May 1929 Pulaski Co, d 10 May 2011
.                         (SSDI Va), bur Pleasant Dale Memorial Park, Fincastle, Botetourt Co, d/o Estell Lowman Taylor and Sarah May Wrght.
.                         Curtis and Hazel div 11 Sep 1958 Pulaski Co.  Hazel m(2) 12 Jan 1959 Roanoke to Maynard Cecil Walker, b 20 Sep 1927
.                         Roanoke, d 13 Apr 2015, bur Pleasant Dale Memorial Park, s/o Cecil Henry Walker and Mary Sue Hale.   Maynard had
.                         m(1) 17 May 1950 Greensboro, NC to Ruby McCleary, and they div 12 Sep 1952 Roanoke.
.                         Margaret's LR and LB: Union City, Hudson Co, NJ 07087.  Hazel's LR: Troutville, Botetourt Co 24175.
.                   
b.   Glenn Thomas Pennington (Penny), b 4 Apr 1925 Pulaski Co, d 12 Sep 2006 Pulaski Co (SSDI Va), bur Highland Mem-
.                         ory Gardens, Dublin, Pulaski Co, m 2 Oct 1948 Radford to Gracie Virginia Cox, b 22 Jan 1932 Floyd Co, d 29 Apr 1974
.                         Dublin, bur Highland Memory Gardens, d/o Walker Fielden Cox and Lacona Ethel Sutphin (d/o
John Merritt Sutphin
.                         (Merritt) (#2514)).  Glenn m(2) 16 Apr 1976 Radford to Lois Marie Kincer Hughes, b 17 Mar 1933 Va, d/o William
.                         Edward Kincer and Cora Lee Phelps.  Lois was prev marr and div.  Glenn's LR: Dublin, Pulaski Co 24084.

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6.   Mary Belle Largen, b 1 Jul 1903 Pulaski Co, d 24 Jul 1940 Roanoke, bur Newbern Christian Church Cem, m 25 Aug 1930
.                   Pulaski Co to Roy Emory Farmer, b 22 Nov 1904 Pulaski Co, d 8 Dec 1990 Wythe Co (SSDI 227-12-2055 Va), bur Newbern
.                   Christian Church Cem, s/o Willie Felix Farmer and Minnie Lee Cole.  Roy m(2) 24 Nov 1943 Pulaski Co to Ethel Mae Weath-
.                   erly Bishop, b 15 Jul 1903 Washington Co, Va, d 26 Sep 1983 Pulaski Co (SSDI 223-38-5728 Va), bur Newbern Christian
.                   Church Cem, d/o Willliam K. Weatherly (Will) and Sarah Rain Kendrick (Sallie).  Ethel had marr prev and was widowed.
.                   Roy's and Ethel's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co 24301.
.                   1930 census, family not located.
.                   1940 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, Dublin, ED 78-1, sheet 6B, #120, Roy Farmer,35 Va, laborer, farm, Mary,36 Va, Roy Jr,
.                            15 Va, Ruth,11 Va, Helen,8 Va, Nancy,5 Va, Louise,2 Va, Ralph,9/12 Va.
.                   issue:
.                   
a.   Roy Emory Farmer, b 6 Nov 1924 Pulaski Co, d 25 Apr 2011 (SSDI Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, m Anka ____, b
.                         25 Nov 1928, d 5 Mar 2002, bur Highland Memory Gardens.  Roy's LR: Louisville, Jefferson Co, Ky 40272.
.                   
b.   Ruth Elizabeth Farmer, b 19 Apr 1928 Pulaski Co, d 13 Dec 2017 Pulaski Co, bur Highland Memory Gardens, m 3 Oct
.                         1954 Pulaski Co to
Clarence Edwin Dalton (#15127), b 20 Sep 1924 Pulaski Co, Va; d 17 Jan 2011 Pulaski Co (SSDI
.                         226-26-7049 Va), bur Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin, Va, s/o Drury Anderson Dalton and Sarah Ellen Coulson (Zull)
.                   
c.   Mildred Helen Farmer (Helen), b 9 Dec 1931 Pulaski Co, d 20 Jun 2000 Roanoke (SSDI 579-38-6851 DC(, bur New-
.                         bern Christian Church Cem, m 9 Oct 1953 Pulaski Co to James Edward Holman, b 28 Jun 1928 Pulaski Co, d Dec 1980
.                         (SSDI 231-30-7552 Va), s/o James D. Holman and Ida L. Hayden.  Helen m(2) Charlie Edward Davis, b 5 May 1930 Pul-
.                         aski Co, d 10 Mar 1996 Pulaski Co (SSDI 231-24-8092 Va), bur Newbern Christian Church Cem, s/o Walter Davis and Allie
.                         Virginia Nance.
.                         James' LR: Baltimore, Baltimore Co, Md 21234 and LB: same 21204.  Charlie's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co 24301.
.                   
d.   Nancy Ellen Farmer, b 23 Jul 1934 Pulaski Co, d 16 Jan 2019 Rockingham Co, NC, bur Newbern Christian Church Cem,
.                         m(1) 3 Apr 1956 Smyth Co, Va to Robert Lane Kent (Bob), b 13 Jan 1903 Cook Co, Ill, d 4 Jan 1968 Granville Co, NC
.                         (SSDI 314-03-4893 Ind), bur Newbern Christian Church Cem, s/o Clarence Kent and Helen Marrion.  Nancy m(2) 26 May
.                         1970 Rockingham Co to William Junior Wilkins, b 1 Apr 1929 Stokes Co, NC, d 2 Mar 1980 Stokes Co (SSDI 238-46-
.                         4437 NC), bur Oak Grove Baptist Church Cem, s/o William Jackson Wilkins and Nancy Matilda Reid.
.                         Robert's LR: Mayodan, Rockingham Co 27027.  William's LR: Madison, Rockingham Co 27025.
.                   
e.   Mary Louise Farmer, b 12 Jul 1937 Pulaski Co.
.                   
f.    James Ralph Farmer, b 4 Jul 1939 Pulaski Co.






.             Ref:  1.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Denise Drake Horton.  Gives George Largen's birth date as 6 Jul 1898, and death date as
.                            21 Nov 1977, and Andrew J. Largen's death as 1967.
.                      2.   Same, info by Victoria Taylor-True, with obit for Elias Edward "Edd" Pennington.
.                      3.   Same, info by SWVA Genealogy Searcher; Cindy Akers; Apollymi; Roger Gleitz; Kittie Southern; Rita McKale; Randy
.                            Shepherd; MTNorman; Cindy Akers.
.                      4.   Same, info by SWVA Genealogy Searcher, orig in
Southwest Times, 6 May 1924.
.                            On Wednesday, April 30th at 11:45 a. m. Death claimed Wesley Largen after long illness of heart dropsy.  He was 83
.                            years, 1 month and 14 days old and a Confederate Veteran.  He was born and reared in Carroll County, Va , but had been
.                            living near Dublin for the past 23 years.  He is survived by his widow and the following children, Mrs. Celia Nester, Mrs.
.                            Mellie Mabry, Mrs. Nannie Pennington, George Largen, J. Largen, Mary Largen, all residing near Dublin, and 3 brothers,
.                            Lewis, Jack and Eli Largen all of Carroll county.  Interment was made in Thornspring Cemetery.
.