.          Joshua Calup Largen, 1859 - 1941, s/o Robert Largen
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

421   Joshua Calup Largen,4                                                                                             42   (Robert,3,Elijah,2,William,1)
.
.              b 9 Sep 1859 Carroll Co, Va; d 19 Apr 1941, bur Largen Cem.
.              m(1) 8 Jan 1880 Carroll Co to Rachel Elizabeth Shockley, b 30 Nov 1863 Carroll Co, d 14 Apr 1911, bur Largen Cem, d/o Rich-
.                       ard Shockley and Martha Ann Hardy.
.              m(2) 1916 to Amanda Etta Cox (Etta), b 17 Oct 1879 Va, d 17 Nov 1948 Carroll Co, d/o Tazewell Saford Cox and Martha Eliza-
.                       beth Huff.  Amanda m(2) William Cannon Jackson (Cannie), b 8 Feb 1879, d 9 Apr 1952, bur William L. Jackson Cem, s/o
.                       William Ira Jackson and Martha Marshall.

.              1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 43C, #402/402, Joshua Largen,20 Va, works on farm, Rachel E.,16 Va.
.              1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 2, sheet 7B, #126/130, Joshua Largen, Sep 1857 Va (age 40), farmer, Rachel E., Nov
.                       1862 Va (marr 20 yrs, 8 ch, 8 living), Floyd E., Dec 1881 Va, Margaret A., Jun 83 Va, Vanetta, Mar 85 Va, Edgar S. Nov
.                       86 Va, Oscar B., Jan 89 Va, Emma A., Nov 90 Va, Noah J., Sep 92 Va.
.              1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 5, sheet 5B, #95/95, Joshua Largen,49 Va, farmer, own farm, Rachel E.,47 Va (marr 30
.                       yrs, 8 ch, 8 living), laborer, in house, Emma A.,19 Va, laborer, in house, Noah J.,17 Va, laborer, on farm.
.              1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 5, sheet 7A, #120/121, Josua Largin,60 Va, farmer, grain farm, Etta,40 Va, Edker S.,32
.                       Va, laborer, farm.
.              1930 census, family not located.

.              issue:

.              
1.   Minda Alice Largen (Mindie), b 17 Oct 1880 Carroll Co, d 3 Jan 1983 Wytheville (SSDI 224-72-5593 Va), bur Largen Cem,
.                    m 1 Jul 1899 Surry Co, NC to Ballard Philden Mabry, b 15 Sep 1877 Va, d 24 Feb 1965, bur Largen Cem, s/o Martin Mabry
.                    and Margaret J. Hodge.  Minda's LR: Max Meadows, Wythe Co, Va 24360.
.                    1910 Carroll Co census, Piper Gap, ED 10, sheet 2A, #29/29, Balard P. Mabry,33 Va, farmer, general farm, Minda A.,29 Va
.                             (marr 11 yrs, 5 ch, 4 living, Eathel B.,10 Va, Ocie M.,6 Va, Margret A.,4 Va, Aldah G.,1 10/12 Va, Floyd E. Largin,28
.                             Va (marr 7 yrs, bro-in-law), farm laborer, working out.

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2.   Floyd Ellis Largen, b 31 Dec 1881 Caroll Co, d 21 Apr 1913, bur Largen Cem, m 12 Jun 1902 Carroll Co to Lula Kimble, b
.                    ca 1879-78 Carroll Co, poss d 1920's, d/o Charles and Mary J. Kimble.  Floyd and Lula divorced.  She was living with Mark
.                    H. Marshall, b ca 1851 Va, in 1920.
.                    1910 Carroll Co census, Piper Gap, ED 10, sheet 2A, #29/29, Floyd E. Largin,28 Va (marr 7 yrs, bro-in-law), farm laborer,
.                             working out, living with Balard P. and Minda A. Mabry.
.                    1910 census, Lula and Russell not located.
.                    1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 5, sheet 10B, #202/205, Mark H. Marshall,69 Va (wid), merchant, country store,
.                             Lula,42 Va (wid), servant, Russel Largen,15 Va, laborer, home farm.
.                    1930 census, Lula not located.
.                    1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 7B, #150/150, Mark H. Marshall,79 Va (wid), living with Isaac T. Mar-
.                             shall.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.   Russell M. Largen, b 1 Nov 1906 Caroll Co, d 25 Sep 1929 Mercer Co, WVa, "age 22 yrs, 10 mos, 24 days, generally
.                          crushed through head, s/o Floyd Largen and Lula Kimball", bur Meadows of Dan, Va.
.                          See
image of his death certicate below, informant M. A. Waddell.  Russell was married acc to his death certificate.

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3.   Margarete A. Largen (Meg), b Jun 1883 Carroll Co, d 1943 Carroll Co, bur Largen Cem, m Fielden Albert Fariss, b 30 Aug
.                    1878 Carroll Co, d 1960, bur John P. Webb Cem, s/o James Anderson Fariss and Rachel Webb (d/o
James Webb (Jim) (#41).
.                    Fielden had m(2) 14 May 1896 to Martha Jane Webb, b 4 Mar 1879 Carroll Co, d 22 Jun 1897 Carroll Co, d/o
John Patter-
.                    son Webb (Pat) (#431) and Thursa J. Alderman.

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4.   Vanetta Elva Largen (Etta), b 21 Mar 1885 Carroll Co, d 28 May 1971 (SSDI 224-56-4482 Va), bur Largen Cem, m(1) 22
.                    Dec 1908 Carroll Co to Garland Van Buren Marshall, b 31 May 1882, d 31 May 1953, bur Press Marshall Cem, s/o William
.                    Preston and Clementine Marshall.  Div, Etta m(2) 1930 to her 4th cousin John Curtis Horton (Curtis), div, b 3 May 1883 Car-
.                    roll Co, d 1956, bur Laurel Fork Church Cem, s/o
Alexander Horton (Alex) (#131) and Elizabeth Goad (d/o Robert Goad
.                    (Big Robin) (#C)).

.              
5.   Edgar Sylvester Largen, b 21 Nov 1886 Snake Creek, Carroll Co, d 9 Mar 1968, bur Weddle Cem, m 1926 to Mattie Effie
.                    Weddle, b 22 Sep 1893 Va, d 19 Aug 1954, bur Weddle Cem, d/o Tom and Nancy Weddle.
.                    Edgar's stone: PVT CO A 606 ENGINEERS WORLD WAR I
.                    1910 census, Edgar not located unless he was the Coon Largen,23 Va (single), living in McDowell Co, WVa.
.                    1917, 30 Jun: Carroll Co, Va; WW I draft registration card: Edgar S. Largen, b 21 Nov 1886 Snake Creek, Va, age 30; of
.                              Hillsville, Va; occup: farming; single; described as med height and build, blue eyes, brown hair.
.                    1920 census, Edgar not located.
.                    1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-6, sheet 3B, #71/71, Edgar S. Largen,43 Va (marr age 39), farmer, general farm,
.                             Mattie E.,35 Va (marr age 31).
.                    1942, 27 Apr: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW II draft registration card: Edgar Sylvester Largen, b 21 Nov 1886 Carroll Co,
.                              age 55; of Hillsville; self-employed; contact: Mrs. Mattie Largen; described as 5' 7", 185 lbs, blue eyes, black hair, rud-
.                              dy complexion.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.   Lorene Largen.  

.              
6.   Austin B. Largen, b 3 Jan 1888 Carroll Co.  Not listed in 1900 census.

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7.   Oscar Burton Largen (Burt), b 11 Jan 1889 Snake Creek, Carroll Co, m Margaret Amasita Farris (Amasita,Sittie,Sita).

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8.   Emma Adline Largen, b 18 Nov 1890 Va, d 20 Oct 1982 (SSDI 245-88-8085 NC), m 17 Nov 1914 Carroll Co to her 2nd
.                    cousin
Jessie F. Webb (Jett) (#12421), b Oct 1893 Va, s/o Ellis Webb and Frances Largen (Fannie) (d/o Lovinia Largen
.                    (Vena,Vincy) (#44)).  Emma's LR Mount Airy, Surry Co, NC 27030.

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9.   Noah Jordan Largen, b 3 Sep 1892 Carroll Co, m Virginia Alice Tobler (Alice).







.              Ref:  1. "
Cox-Phillps Family Newsletter", Dec 1983, obit for Minda Largen Mabry.
.                       2.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Ron Stewart, James Brady, Donna Sutphin Armentrout; Denise Drake Horton.
.                       3.   Sharon Hill's
website.
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