.               Louisa Largen, c1849-50 -   , d/o Aaron Largen
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

55   Louisa Largen,3                                                                                                                                   5   (Aaron,2,William,1)
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.           b ca 1849-50 Va.
.           m 21 Mar 1889 to George W. Slate, wid, b ca 1858-59 Patrick Co, s/o Columbus and Francis Slate.
.           He was poss the George W. Slate, b May 1850 Va, who m ca 1892 to Mattie ____.

.           1870 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, p 12, #78/77, Louisa Largen,25 Va, domestic servant with Thaddeus and Nancy Worrell.
.           1880 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 80A, #430/440, Louisa Largen,30 Va, servant, John E.,3 Va, living with James Worrell.
.           1890 Carroll Co school census, Geo W. Slate: John E.,14, Irena,13, Joseph W.,11.
.           1900 census, Louisa not located.
.       ?  1900 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, ED 9, sheet 16B, #277/286, George Slate, May 1850 Va, (no occup), Mattie, Oct 1873
.                    Va (marr 8 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), William H., Oct 89 Va, Frances L., May 87 Va.

.           issue:

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1.   John Early Largin, b 8 Jul 1879 Va, m Delaware Maryland Parker (Della).
.                 Moved to Pulaski Co, Va and Roanoke, Va.  His death rec gives a birth date of 8 Jul 1875.

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2.   Irena Florence Largen (Rena), b Apr 1872 Va, d 1936, m 17 Nov 1903 to George Augustus Clark (Gus), b 22 Jan 1855 Mer-
.                 cer Co, Va (WVa), d 14 Apr 1922, bur Fariss-Clark Cem, Allisonia, Pulaski Co, s/o William L. Clark and Elizabeth Spangler
.                 Litz.  www.findagrave.com has a picture of his tombstone.  See
picture below of Irena and sons Eddie and John Glen.
.                 1880 Carroll Co census, Piper Gap, p 109C, #497/497, Irena Largin,5 Va, living with James Chappell, supt of the poor.
.                 1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 2, sheet 26A, #474/489, George A. Clark, Jan 1855 Va (single), farmer, Irene Largen,
.                          Apr 1872 Va (single, 4 ch, living), Julie E., Jan 95 Va, Maggie M., Sep 96 Va, Gregory S., Apr 97 Va, Viola A., Feb 99 Va.
.                 1910 Wythe Co, Va census, Lead Mines Dist, ED 143, sheet 6B, #113/113, Gus A. Clark,51 Va, miner, oar mines, Irene,38 Va
.                           (marr 17 yrs, 8 ch, 8 living), Julie E.,16 Va, Maggie M.,14 Va, Gregory S.,13 Va, Viola A.,11 Va, William L.,9 Va, John
.                           G.,7 Va, James C.,3 Va, Andrew E.,1 1/12 Va.
.                 1920 Pulaski Co, Va census, Reed Island Pct, Hiawassie Dist, ED 59, sheet 1B, #15/15, Guss Clark,65 Va, (no occup), Arrena,
.                          49 Va, Julia E.,25 Va, Gregory S.,22 Va, farmer, general farm, William L.,18 Va, John D.,16 Va, farmer, general farm,
.                          James C.,12 Va, Andie E.,10 Va, Sera Virginia,6 Va, Georgy J.,3/12 Va.
.                 issue:
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a.   Julie E. Clark, b Jan 1895 Va.
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b.   Maggie M. Clark, b Sep 1896 Va.
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c.   Gregory Simmons Clark, b 16 Apr 1897 Carroll Co.  His 1918 WW I draft registration says he supports his father, mot-
.                       her, 2  brothers, and a sister.
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d.   Viola Alice Clark, b 10 Feb 1897 Va, d 31 Dec 1963 Barren Springs, Wythe Co, bur Snow Family Cem, Barren Springs,
.                       m Frost Thomas Snow, b 23 Jan 1892 Carroll Co, d 9 Mar 1980 Barren Springs, bur Snow Family Cem, s/o John W. Snow.
.                       www.findagrave.com has pictures of Viola's tomstone that say she was b 10 Feb 1897, but the 1900 census says she was
.                       born Feb 1899 and her older brother Gregory was b Apr 1897, so the 1899 date is likely wrong.
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e.   William Lawrence Clark, b 22 Jan 1901 Carroll Co, d 2 Feb 1991 (SSDI 223-24-8544 Va), m 23 Aug 1932 Wythe Co, Va
.                       to Rhetta Lee (Rettie) Nester, b 5 Apr 1903 Carroll Co, d 11 Dec 1992 (SSDI "b 1902" 224-66-5549 Va), d/o
William Zion
.                       Nester (Zinie) (#I121) and Ida Mae Worrell.  Rhetta's and William's LR: Powhatan, Powhatan Co, Va 23139.
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f.   John Glen Clark, b ca 1903-04 Va.
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g.   James Carwell Clark, b 21 Jan 1907 Wythe Co, d 21 Jun 1989 Wythe Co (SSDI 224-24-6806 Va), bur Clark Family Cem,
.                       Barren Springs, Wythe Co, m 26 Jul 1932 Pulaski Co to Emma Jane Semones, b 17 Jan 1915 Carroll Co, d 20 Apr 2005
.                       Wythe Co (SSDI Va), bur Clark Family Cem, d/o Fred Lewis Semones and Hettie Frances Dalton (d/o
James Allen Dalton
.                       (#4133)).  James' and Emma's LR: Barren Springs, Wythe Co 24313.
.                       granddau is Sarah Clark.
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h.   Andrew Edward Clark (Andy, Eddie), b 15 Mar 1909 Carroll Co, d 27 Jun 1995 Powhatan Co (SSDI 227-12-1474 Va), m
.                       15 May 1932 Wythe Co to Launa Elizabeth Nester (Lannie), b 11 Nov 1911 Carroll Co, d 27 Nov 2003 (SSDI 229-46-1080
.                       Va), d/o
William Zion Nester (Zinie) (#I121) and Ida Mae Worrell.  Andy's and Launa's LR: Cumberland, Cumberland
.                       Co, Va 23040.
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i.   Sera Virginia Clark, b ca 1924 Va.
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j.   Georgy J. Clark, b 1919 Va.

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3.   Joseph William Largen, b ca 1879 Va.
.                 May have been born 1881-82 and the same as the following who also spelled his last name Largin.
.                 He marr 5 May 1913 Scott Co, Tenn to Silvia Pennington.  He may have also m Mary H. ____.
.                 1910 San Francisco Co, Cal census, Presidio Reservation, ED 221, sheet 30B, line 9, Joseph W. Largin,28 Va, soldier, US
.                          Army.
.                 1918, 12 Sep: Harlan Co, Ky: WW I draft registration card: Joseph William Largin, b 12 Jul 1881, age 37; of Tway, Harlan, Ky;
.                           occup: miner for R.C. Tway Coal Co; nearest relative: Sylvia Largin; described as medium height and build, blue eyes,
.                           brown hair.
.                 1920 Tulsa Co, Okla census, Pct 11, Tulsa, ED 227, sheet 3B, #60/62, James W. Largin,38 Va (single), chauffeur, produce
.                          house, Eugene L. Largin,2 3/12 Colo (Va,Tenn), roomers with Peggy Helton.
.                 1927 Jackson Co, Oregon:  divorce case JR3402: names Joseph William Largin, Mary H. Largin, Charles Everett Largin, Eu-
.                          gene Leslie Largin, and Joseph W. Largin.
.                 1930 Butte Co, Cal census, Gridley Twp, Gridley, ED 4-18, sheet 11B, #12/12, Joseph W. Largin,49 Va (div, marr age 26),
.                          laborer, farm, Eugene,13 Col (Va,Tenn).
.                 1935 Oroville, Butte Co, Cal: funeral home record for Joseph William Largin, b 1885, d 22 Jul 1935.
.                 issue:
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a.   Eugene Leslie Largin, b 4 Apr 1917 Colo, d 7 Mar 1987 San Joaquin Co, Cal (SSDI 572-18-2265 Cal).
.                       His LR: Stockton, San Joaquin Co, Cal 95205.  His mother's maiden name was Pennington acc to his Cal death rec.
.             ?  
b.   Charles Everett Largin.     

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4.   Isabelle Victoria Largen (Belle).   Poss the one, b 1872 Carroll Co, d 1928, bur Danville, Vabur Hickman Cem, Pulaski Co, m
.                 John E. Matherly, b 1870, d 1942, bur Hickman Cem.  John m(2) Rosa Southern, b d 27 Apr 1956 Pulaski Co, bur Hickman
.                 Cem, d/o John Southern and Lucinda Edmonds.  Acc to her death rec, Isabelle was d/o Daniel Largin and ____ Crusenberry, who
.                 are not identifiable.
.                 Prob same as:
.                 1880 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 64 B, #160/168, Isabel Largen,8 Va, servant with Wm A. and Susan Marshall.







.            Ref:  1. "
The Carroll News", Aug 1985, article on Irena and Gus Clark's family, quoted by Essie Spence Goad:
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George Augustus "Gus" Clark, b Jan 22, 1855 Mercer Co, WVa to Wm L. + Elizabeth Spangler Litz Clark.  He m Irena
.                             Florence Largen of Carroll Co, and d Apr 14, 1922.  Irene d 1936.  Both buried in Pulaski Co.  Raised 10 children
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.                           Essie also quoted the marriage record (but didn't say which county):
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Irena Largen, age 30, d/o Louisa Largen, m Geo A. Clark, age 49, s/o Wm L.  + Elizabeth S. Clark.
.                     2.   Sarah Clark's email: dodgers_princess77@hotmail.com   
.
.  Irena Largen Clark and sons Eddie and John Glen
.            Picture courtesy of Sarah Clark