.             John Early Largin, 1879 - 1954, s/o Louisa Largen
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

551   John Early Largin,4                                                                                                    55   (Louisa,3,Aaron,2,William,1)
.
.              b 8 Jul 1879 Carroll Co, Va; d 22 Nov 1954 Salem, Roanoke Co, Va, bur Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke, Va.
.                 His death rec gives a birth year of 1875, which is inconsistent with the census records and his WW I draft card.
.              m 1 Aug 1900 to Delaware Maryland Parker (Della), b 20 Feb 1883 Pulaski Co, Va, d 5 Oct 1950, d/o William M. Parker and
.                  Eliza M. Craig.  {reportedly his marr license gives parents as "P & L. Largin")

.              1900 census, John not located.
.              1910 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 43, sheet 7A, #110/111, John E. Largin,33 Va, farm labor, works out, Della,27 Va
.                       (marr 11 yrs, 4 ch, 4 living), Lacy M., 9/12 Va.
.              1918, 12 Sep: Pulaski, Pulaski Co, Va: WW I draft registration card (image 232): John Early Largin, b 8 Jul 1879, age 39; of Dub-
.                        lin, Pulaski Co; occup: farm hand for F.H. Jordan; contact: Mrs. Della Largin; described as short, medium build, blue eyes,
.                        brown hair.
.              1920 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, Dublin, ED 56, sheet 3B, #56/57, John E. Largin,39 Va, laborer, working out, Delaware M.,
.                       36 Va, Lacy M.,10 Va, Robt R.,6 Va, Fred C.,3 11/12 Va, Homer W.,1 Va.
.              1930 Pulaski Co census, Dublin Dist, ED 78-2, sheet 1B, #13/13, John Lodgin,49 Va (marr age 24), laborer, odd jobs, Della,47
.                       Va (marr age 18), Lacy M.,19 Va, Robert C.,17 Va, Haven C.,13 Va, Homer N.,9 Va, Ed..s,6 Va, Margaret L.,3 11/12 Va.
.              1940 Roanoke Co census, Salem Dist, ED 81-21, sheet 24B, #489, John E. Largin,64 Va, laborer, construction, Della M.,58 Va,
.                       Homer W.,20 Va, Edward S.,17 Va, Lula M. Cook,13 Va (gd).

.              issue:

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1.   Lossie May Largin (May), b 16 Jul 1901 Pulaski Co, d 6 Mar 1992 Matthews, Va (SSDI 226-20-0097 Va), m 27 Jun 1923
.                    Northumberland Co, Va to Hiram Holiday Thrift, b 19 May 1888 Northumberland Co, d 23 Apr 1971 Richmond (SSDI 231-
.                    48-2069 Va.  She was Flossie in the marr rec and May in the 1830 and 1940 census rec's.
.                    May's and Hiram's LR: Wicomico Church, Northumberland Co 22579.
.                 ? 1910 Northumberland Co census, Wicomico Dist, ED 103, sheet 4B, Ella M. Largin,9 Va (adopted dau), living with William
.                             L. and Clara E. Russell.
.                 ? 1920 Northumberland Co census, Wicomico Pct, ED 135, sheet 11B, #165/174, Ella M. Largen,18 Va (orphan), living with
.                             William L.and Clara R. Russell.
.                    1930 Northumberland Co census, Wicomico Dist, 67-7, sheet 6A, #123/132, Hiram H. Thrift,41 Va (marr age 35), farmer, gen-
.                             eral farming, May L.,28 Va (marr age 22), Dorothy L.,6 Va, Laura A.,4 Va, Robert H.,3 Va.
.                    1940 Northumberland Co census, Wicomico Dist, ED 67-12, sheet 2B, #39, Hiram H. Thrift,51 Va, farm, general farming, Mae
.                             L.,38 Va, helper, farm home, Dorothy Lee,16 Va, helper, farm home Laura A.,14 Va, laborer, farm home Robert H.,13 Va,
.                             plus one lodger.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.   Dorothy Lee Thrift, b 1924 Northumberland Co, m 19 Jun 1955 Northumberland Co to Fred Erwin Burke, b ca 1927
.                          Lancaster Co, Va, s/o Lewis Burke and Helen Croxton.
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b.   Laura Alice Thrift, b 1925 Northumberland Co, m 11 Oct 1947 Northumberland Co to Clyde Trinkle-Headley, b ca 1921
.                          Northumberland Co, s/o Charles H. Headley and Josephinie Lawson.
.                    
c.   Robert Henry Thrift, b 1926 Northumberland Co, m 16 May 1953 Northumberland Co to Eunice Gertrude Hurst, b ca
.                          1932 Northumberland Co, s/o Thomas Benjamin Hurst and Margaret Elizabeth Shehigh.

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2.   Lacy Mae Largin, b ca 1909-10 Pulaski Co, m(1) 6 Nov 1925 Pulaski Co to Ernest W. Cook, b ca 1904 Surry Co, NC, s/o
.                    Silas Cook and Martha Cook.  Lacy m(2) 12 Mar 1938 Salem (reg Roanoke) to Hubert Oscar Peters, b 2 Oct 1901 Floyd Co,
.                    Va, d 20 Aug 1963 Roanoke, bur Sherwood Cem, Salem, s/o John W. Peters (Johnnie) and Josephine Stump (Josie).  Lacy and
.                    Hubert were divorced at the time of his death.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.    Lula Margaret Cook (Margaret), b 4 Jun 1927 Pulaski Co, m 10 Aug 1946 Pulaski Co to Nicholas Frazier, b ca 1923
.                           Pulaski Co, s/o Nicholas G. Frazier and Hannah F. Warf.
.                           Margaret was living with John E. Largin in 1930.

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3.   Robert Cushing Largin, b 2 Jul 1913 Pulaski Co, d 18 Nov 2002 (SSDI 225-16-3903 Va), m 14 May 1935 Salem, Va to
.                    Nancy Elizabeth Criggs, b ca 1914 Bluefield, WVa.  Robert and Nancy div 23 Sep 1948 Roanoke Co.  Robert m(2) 12 Mar
.                    1949 Roanoke to Mary Elizabeth Harmon Honaker, b ca 1925 Beards Fork, WVa, d/o Charlie Lewis Harmon and Elizabeth
.                    Britt.  Robert and Mary div 3 Feb 1955 Roanoke.  
.                    Robert's LR: Roanoke, Va 24016.
.                    1940 Roanoke Co census, Salem Dist, ED 81-21, sheet 24A, #486, Robert C. Largin,25 WVa, laborer, W.P.A. government,
.                             Nancy E.,21 WVa, Barbara A.,2 Va.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.   Barbara Ann Largin, b 1937 Roanoke.
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b.   Robert Cushing Largin, b 1940 Roanoke, m 10 Aug 1963 Rocky Mount (reg Roanoke) to Dorothy Ann Stump, b ca
.                          1942 Franklin Co, d/o Cleve Mack Stump and Velma Flores Bowles.
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c.   Martha Jane Largin, b 1944 Roanoke, m 1 Apr 1966 Richmond to Joseph Kovacs, b ca 1930 Hungary, s/o Joseph
.                          Kovacs and Zsofia Mochorko.  Martha m(2) 11 Feb 2005 Hanover Co to William Mosley Millner Jr.
.                    
d.   Ellen Frances Largen, b 1947 Roanoke, m 19 Nov 1966 Roanoke to Carl David Clingenpeel, b ca 1947 Va, s/o Harry
.                          Calvin Clingenpeel and Goldie Pearl Pugh.

.              
4.   Fred Crockett Largin (Freddie,Haven), b 25 Jan 1916 Dublin, Va, d 12 Mar 1985 (SSDI 229-14-5366 Va), bur Culpeper
.                    National Cem, Culpeper, Va, m(1) 1942 Bradford Co, Fla to Mary Harding and they div.  Fred m(2) 19 Jul 1964 Christians-
.                    burg (reg Roanoke), to Mary Francis Saunders, b ca 1928 Bennettsville, SC, d/o Owen Saunders and Pearl Calduill.
.                    Fred's LR: Roanoke,Va 24017.

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5.   Homer Wilson Largin, b 28 Dec 1918 Pulaski Co, d 14 Nov 1961 Salem, Roanoke Co, bur Sherwood Burial Park, Salem, Va,
.                    m 8 Jul 1950 Roanoke to Mary Catherine Wertz (Catherine), b ca 1920 Salem, Va, d/o Ferris Wertz and Mary May Hickson.

.              
6.   Hattie Lula Largin, b 19 Jun 1921 Pulaski Co, d 24 Jun 1924 Dublin, Va, bur New Dublin Cem.

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7.   Edward Selvie Largin (Edd), b 12 Sep 1922 Pulaski Co, d 17 Mar 2007 (SSDI 2321-14-7703 Va), bur Coyner Springs Cem,
.                    Coyner Springs, Botetourt Co, Va, m(1) 20 May 1944 Roanoke to Virgie Marie Bailey, b ca 1926 McDowell Co, WVa, d/o
.                    Frank Bailey and Nellie Kirby.  Edd m(2) 31 May 1957 Chester, SC to Ollie Mae Wheeling, 28 May 1939 Va, d 25 Oct 1994
.                    (SSDI 225-48-8598 Va), d/o Hanney Wheeling and Frances Farris.  Edd and Ollie div 26 Jul 1968 Roanoke.  Ollie m(2) Buford
.                    Lee Harless, b 11 Apr 1938 Giles Co, Va, d 16 Mar 2010 Salem, Va (SSDI 229-46-1179 Va), s/o Haven Buford Harless and
.                    Ada Alice Clark (Adie).
.                    Edd's LR: Roanoke, Va 24012.  Ollie's LR: Salem, Salem Co, Va 24153.
.                    He was "Edward" in the birth rec index and the 1940 census.
.                    issue:
.                    
a.   Kenneth Wayne Largin, b 22 Jul 1959 Roanoke Co, d 19 Mar 1993 (SSDI 223-90-5266 Va), m 26 Jul 1980 Roanoke to
.                          Linda Joyce Templin, b 1957 Germ, s/o Frank Wayne Templin and June Harmon.
.                          Kenneth's LR: Roanoke, Va 24016.
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b.   Joy Olanda Largin, b 1958 Roanoke Co, m(1) 20 Dec 1974 Salem to Gene Kenneth Davis, b 1952 Va, s/o Wesley Edward
.                          Davis and Verlin Elizabeth Mitchell.  Joy and Gene div 10 Dec 1981 Roanoke.  Joy m(2) 22 Jun 1996 Roanoke to George
.                          Preston Radford.  Joy and George div 15 May 1998 Roanoke.  Joy also m____ Robinson, and also supposedly m ____
.                          Delp.
.                    
c.   Rainell Edward Largin, b ca 1962, m 31 Dec 1994 Roanoke to Patricia Marie Lovall, b ca 1957.

.              
8.   Paul Reeves Largin, d in infancy.   



  




.              Ref:  1. "
Roanoke Times & World News", 21 Mar 2007, obit for Edd Selvie Largin, 84, s/o John and Della Largin.  Preceded in
.                             death by his parents and son Kenneth Wayne Largin.  Survived by dau Joy O. Robbins sond Rainell E. Largin, 10 gc, 8
.                             ggc.
.                       2. "
The Roanoke Times", 17 Mar 2010, obit for Buford Lee Harless, naming dec wife Ollie Mae Harless and dec stepson
.                             Kenneth Largin, and also names stepdaus Joy Robinson and Rainell Largin.
.                       3.   
www.findagrave.com  
.                       4.   Martha's email:
saintjohn@wowway.com.  She said that Louise Largen, b 1907, who married Norman Shapiro, was a
.                             daughter of the above family, but this appears incorrect. and this error verified by a descendant of Louise.
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