.     William Jackson Largen, c1852-55 - 1889, s/o John Largen
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

116   William Jackson Largen,4                                                                                       11   (John,3,Rachel,2William,1)
.
.            "John W."
.              b ca 1852-55 Carroll Co, Va; "John W. Largin", d 2 Jun 1889 Carroll Co, "age 30, of dropsy, s/o John Largin".
.                 His descendants confirm that his middle name was Jackson, even though he had a brother with a first name of Jackson.
.              m 20 Dec 1877 Carroll Co to Mahala Evaline Marshall, b ca 1862-63 Carroll Co, d/o Catherine Marshall.  She was prob the
.                  Mahala Largen, who d 21 Dec 1890 Carroll Co, "of diptheria, age 33 yrs".

.              1880 census, family not located.

.              According to one source William and Mahala died ca 1891-92 in a fire and acc to another source they died of fever.  A number of
.              his descendants agree that a fire took the lives of William and Mahala on 21 Dec 1890.  If this is literally correct, then the above
.              John W. Largin who d 2 Jun 1889, could not be William Jackson, but there are no other candidates for John W.

.              They had 7 children who were reared by relatives, with Emanuel being raised by
Celia Dalton (#43),  Henry Virgil raised by his
.              uncle Eli Largen, DoraBell stayed with the Puckett family, and Loudelia was raised by Aunt Vennie Marshall in the Fancy Gap
.              area.

.              issue:

.              
1.   Dora Bell Largen, b 17 Oct 1878 Carroll Co, d 19 Jul 1964 Patrick Co, bur Old Doe Run Primitive Baptist Church Cem,
.                    Patrick Co, m(1) 22 Aug 1897 Carroll Co to Robert Lee Puckett, b 5 Dec 1869, d 27 Feb 1928 Patrick Co, bur Old Doe Run
.                    Primitive Baptist Church Cem.  Dora m(2) 17 Aug 1937 to Richard Nester, b 4 Mar 1875 Carroll Co, d 4 Mar 1945 Carroll
.                    Co, bur John Goad Cem, s/o
Matthew Ganey Nester (#I2) and Elizabeth Semones (Bettie).

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2.   Emanuel Jackson Largen, b 10 Nov 1879 Carroll Co, m(1) Laura Alice Quesenberry, m(2) Beulah Alice Watson.
.                    His name was Emmanuel at birth but changed to Emanuel later.
.                    Moved to Florence Co, SC, and Roanoke Co, Va, and returned to Carroll Co.

.              
3.   Loudelia Largen, b 15 Feb 1882 Va, d 22 Dec 1954, bur Doe Run Cem, Ararat, Patrick Co, Va m 1897 to Clearn Marshall,
.                    b 22 Dec 1873 Va, d 18 May 1961, bur Doe Run Cem, s/o William Lawson Marshall and Sarah Elizabeth Hendrick (Eliza-
.                    beth).  See
picture of Louselia's and Clearn's tombstone below.
.                    1900 Patrick Co, Va census, Dan River Dist, ED 60, sheet 16B, #316/318, Cleren Marshall, Dec 1873 Va, farmer, Loudrain,
.                             Feb 1882 Va (marr 3 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Erney, May 98 Va.
.                    1910 Patrick Co census, Dan River Dist, ED 76, sheet 21A, #403/412, Clearn Marshall,36 Va, laborer, odd jobs, Ludelia,27
.                             Va (marr 13 yrs, 5 ch, 5 living), Ema,11 Va, Sherman,8 Va, farm laborer, home farm, Mary,6 Va, Haley,4 Va, Jessie,1
.                               6/12 Va.
.                     1920 Patrick Co census, Dan River Dist, ED 124, sheet 2A, #22/23, CLarin Marshall,40 Va, farmer, general farm, Ludelia,34
.                              Va, Sherman,18 Va, Mary E.,16 Va, Halie E.,14 Va, Jesse W.,11 Va, Canie E.,8 Va, Hattie B.,6 Va, Frank L.,3 ?/12 Va,
.                              Nellie,10/12 Va.
.                     1930 Patrick Co census, Dan River Dist, ED 71-2, sheet 15B, #288/288, Clearen Marshall,56 Va (marr age 23), farmer, gene-
.                              ral farm, Loudelia,49 Va (marr age 16), Cana A.,19 Va, laborer, lumber mill, Hattie B.,16 Va, Franklin L.,13 Va, Nellie,
.                              10 Va, Clinton,8 Va, Mabel,4 4/12 Va.
.                     issue:
.                     
a.   Erna Marshall, b May 1898 Va.
.                     
b.   Sherman Marshall, b 9 Jul 1901 Ararat, Va, d 2 Feb 1977 Patrick Co (SSDI 225-30-4013 Va), m(1) 1 Jul 1925 to Lettie
.                           O. Pruitt, b 14 Jun 1907, d  28 Sep 1936, bur Puckett Memorial Church Cem, Hillsville.  He m(2) 18 Jul 1938 Carroll Co
.                           to Patra Evelyn Marshall, b 5 Aug 1890, d 25 Apr 1974 (SSDI 224-92-4633 Va, bur General J. Marshall Cem, Carroll Co.
.                           He m(3) Lillie Eaton, b 11 Nov 1905, d 2 Apr 1985 (SSDI 243-10-4072 NC), bur Mountain View Cem.  Patra had m(1)
.                           Albert Madison Quesenberry, b 25 Sep 1889 Carroll Co, d 1 Jan 1977 Alleghany Co, Va (SSDI 223-62-8173 Va), bur
.                           Quesenberry Cem, Carroll Co, s/o David Madison Quesenberry and Columbia Victoria Stanley.
.                           Sherman's LR and LB and Patra's LR: Ararat, Patrick Co 24053.  Lillie's LR: Lancaster, Lancaster Co, SC 29720.  Albert's
.                           LR and LB: Hillsville, Carroll Co 24343.
.                     
c.   Mary E. Marshall, b 10 Feb 1904 Ararat, Va, d 10 Nov 1998 Fairlea, WVa (SSDI 232-96-1888 WVa or NC), bur Rose-
.                           wood Cem, Lewisburg, WVa, m 2 May 1920 to Claude Mankins, b 3 Sep 1898, d 20 Mar 1993 (SSDI 236-10-3036 WVa),
.                           bur Rosewood Cem.  Mary's and Claude's LR: Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WVa 24901.
.                     
d.   Haley E. Marshall, b 28 Mar 1906 Ararat, Va, d 10 Oct 1995 Danville, Va (SSDI 224-05-6807 Va), bur Schoolfield
.                           Cem, Danville, m 24 Mar 1924 to Frank Fowler.  Haley's LR: Danville, Va 24540.
.                           issue: Lillie Mae Fowler, b 28 Dec 1924, m Charles Coleman.
.                     
e.   Jesse W. Marshall, b 25 Sep 1908 Va, d 3 Jul 1989 (SSDI 230-05-8055 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, m Lottie Ola Bowman,
.                           b 17 Jan 1914, d 31 May 2010 (SSDI 241-13-1878 NC), bur Doe Run Cem.
.                           Jesse's LR: Lowgap, Surry Co, NC 27024.  Lottie's LR: Mount Airy, Surry Co 27030.
.                     
f.   Cannie Alexander Marshall, b 29 Jan 1911 Va, d 6 Jun 1981 (SSDI 230-05-8048 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, m Lottie Ann
.                           Puckett, b 5 Nov 1913 Patrick Co, d 1 Jan 2008 Surry Co, NC (SSDI 227-62-3309 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, d/o Columbus
.                           Wilson Puckett and Permilia Victoria Bowman.  Cannie's and Lottie's LR: Ararat, Patrick Co 24053.
.                     
g.   Hattie Belle Marshall, b 11 Aug 1913 Ararat, d 16 Feb 1991 Patrick Co (SSDI 228-44-7586 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, m
.                           Oscar Lawrence Bowman, b 29 Jan 1912, d 2 Jan 1996 (SSDI 231-14-6691 Va), bur Doe Run Cem.
.                           Hattie's and Oscar's LR: Ararat, Patrick Co 24053.
.                     
h.   Frank Louis Marshall, b 15 Jul 1916 Va, d Oct 1977 (SSDI 230-05-8374 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, m Violet Lee Bowman,
.                           b 23 Jun 1924, d 4 Jun 2007 (SSDI 225-30-3341 Va), bur Doe Run Cem, d/o Davis Bowman and Mamie Puckett.
.                           Frank's LR: Ararat, Surry Co, NC 27007.  Violet's LR: Dobson, Surry Co 27017.
.                     
i.   Nellie Marshall, b 3 Mar 1919 Va, m 24 Nov 1935 to William Bowman (Willie), b 1912, d 1981.
.                           issue: son and 2 daus
.                     
j.   Clinton Marshall, b 20 Mar 1922 Patrick Co, d 9 Oct 2011 (SSDI 239-42-3459 NC), m 25 Jun 1949 to Callie Mae Mar-
.                           ion, b 18 May 1932 Surry Co, NC.  Clinton's LR: Ararat, Patrick Co 24053.
.                           issue: dau and 3 sons
.                     
k.   Mabel Marshall, b 11 Nov 1925 Va, m 17 Jun 1947 to Benton Thompson, b 10 Aug 1915.

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4.   Henry Virgil Largen (Virgil), b Feb 1884 Carroll Co, Va, m Pearlie Mae Thompson.
.                    Moved to Mingo Co, WVa and returned to Carroll Co.

.              
5.   Blanchester Largen, b ca 1885, d 21 Feb 1887 Carroll Co, "age 2 yrs, of fever, s/o Wm J & Mahala E. Largen".

.              
6.   Leonard Lane Largen, b 6 Dec 1887.

.              
7.   (son) Largen, b 20 Dec 1889, d 1 Jan 1890.






.               Ref:  1.   Sharon Hill's
website.
.                        2. "
The Carroll News", obit for Ivil L. Edwards, 96.
.                        3. "
The Carroll News", obit for Ruth F. Largen, 87.
.                        4.   Marianne Ogle Dreon's email:
Marianne.Dreon.CTR@hickam.af.mil   
.                        5.   
www.findagrave.com, info by James Brady, Ron Steward.
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Picture from www.findagrave.com
       Added by James Brady