.       Ruben Largen, 1883 - 1965, s/o Thomas Jefferson Largen
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

623   Ruben Largen,4                                                                                                        62   (Thomas,3,William,2,William,1)
.
.             b 20 Jun 1883 Carroll Co, Va; d 15 Jul 1965 (SSDI 227-46-5053 Va), bur William R. Bobbitt Cem.
.                He was Ruben Largen, in both his WW I and WW II draft registration cards and the SSDI.
.             m(1) 17 Dec 1903 Carroll Co to his 3rd cousin Mary Ellen Goad, b 10 Jun 1880 Carroll Co, d 23 Dec 1911, bur Thomas J. (Jeff)
.                      Largen Cem, d/o
Wesley Goad (#C2) and Tabitha Gardner (Bitha).
.             m(2) 12 Mar 1914 Carroll Co to his 3rd cousin Emma Cittie Goad, b 3 May 1879 Carroll Co, d 29 Mar 1928 Carroll Co, bur
.                      Floyd Webb Cem, d/o
Aaron Goad (#C3) and Mary Ann Gilley (Polly).
.             m(3) 3 Mar 1929 to Ocie Anna Bobbitt, b 4 Aug 1895 Carroll Co, d 26 Feb 1979 (SSDI 227-52-0547 Va), bur William R. Bobbitt
.                      Cem, d/o James Pattterson Bobbitt and Emisetta Virginia Castilla Dalton (Emmacittie) (d/o
Isaac Dalton (#212)).

.             Ocie's LB: Hillsville, Carroll Co 24343.

.             1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 3, sheet 8B,#143/141, Reuben Largen,26 Va, farmer, general farm, Mary E.,29 Va (marr
.                      6 yrs, 4 ch, 4 living), Frank,5 Va, Walter,4 Va, Gracie,2 Va, Howard,1 5/12 Va.
.             1918, 12 Sep: Hillsville, Carroll Co: WW I draft registration card: Ruben Largen, b 20 Jun 1883, age 35; of Star, Carroll Co;
.                       occup: farmer; nearest relative: City Largen; described as tall, medium build, brown eyes, sandy hair.
.             1920 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, ED 8, sheet 5B, #82/86, Rubin Largin,35 Va, farming, general farm, Emmacitia,50 Va, Frank,
.                      15 Va, laborer, home farm, Walter,14 Va, laborer, home farm, Gracie,12 Va, Howard,11 Va, Beatrice,4 8/12 Va.
.             1930 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 18-10, sheet 5B, #92/92, Reuben Largin,46 Va (marr age 20), farmer, general farm, Ocie,
.                      34 Va (marr age 32), Howard,20 Va, Lora B.,15 Va, Patterson J.,0/12 Va.
.             1942, 27 Apr: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW II draft registration card: Ruben Largen, b 20 Jun 1883 Carroll Co, age 58; of Hills-
.                       ville; contact: Ocie Largen; occup: self employed farmer; described as 5' 8", 135 lbs, brown eyes, brown hair, ruddy com-
.                       plexion.

.             issue:

6231      
1.   Frank Largen, b 20 Oct 1904 Carroll Co, m Clarice Hurst.

6232      
2.   Walter Largen, b 29 Nov 1905 Carroll Co, m Lula Clementine Goad.

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3.   Grace Largen (Gracie), b 30 May 1907 Carroll Co, d 7 Mar 2002 (SSDI 226-32-3147 Va), bur Greasy Creek Cem, m 23 Feb
.                   1927 Carroll Co to her father's 5th cousin
Warren Edgar Nester (#E625), b 24 Sep 1903 Carroll Co, d  22 Feb 1978 Pulaski,
.                   Va (SSDI 230-16-6037 Va), bur Greasy Creek Cem, s/o Wilbert Fountain Nester and Nancy Jane Farris.

.             
4.   Howard Largen, b 21 Dec 1908 Va, d 5 Jan 1997 (SSDI 227-14-1028 Va).  Single.

.       
5,6,7.   (twins) Largen, b 1911, and another baby who died and were bur near Mary Ellen.

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8.   Lora Beatrice Largen (Beatrice), b 3 Apr 1915 Va, d 26 Jul 2008 Dugspur (SSDI 229-42-1322 Va), m 1932 to Lewis Foster
.                   Horton (Foster), b 7 Jun 1912 Va, d 12 Jan 1972 (SSDI 234-24-6436 Va), s/o
Samuel Roscoe Horton (#3112) and Mildred
.                   M. Hall.

.             
9.   Patterson Jefferson Largen (Pat), b 10 Mar 1930 Va, d 26 Aug 1996 (SSDI 229-36-7473 Va), m 1955 to Verna Nelson.
.                   His LR: Hillsville, Carroll Co 24343.
.                   issue:
.                   
a.   Vickie Sue Largen.
.                   b.   Randy Patterson Largen, b ca 1965.

.           
10.   Mary City Largen, b 22 Jun 1934 Carroll Co, m 21 Nov 1956 Carroll Co to Elvis Glenn Dalton (Glenn), b 15 Apr 1932 Car-
.                   roll Co, s/o
William Flournoy Dalton (Flournoy) (#6153) and Essie Lee Nester (d/o Charles Morgan Nester (E41)).








.              Ref:  1.   Essie Spence Goad's notes.
.                       2.   Jody Goad's
website.
.                       3.   Sharon Hill's
website.
.                       4.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Rita McKale, Donna Sutphin Armentrout.
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