|. Joshua Calup Largen, 1859 - 1941, s/o Robert Largen
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
. 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.
. 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-
. 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.
. 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.
. 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.
. a. Lorene Largen.
. 6. Austin B. Largen, b 3 Jan 1888 Carroll Co. Not listed in 1900 census.
4213 7. Oscar Burton Largen (Burt), b 11 Jan 1889 Snake Creek, Carroll Co, m Margaret Amasita Farris (Amasita,Sittie,Sita).
. 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.
4214 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.