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James Arthur Marrs[1]

Male 1898 - 1973  (74 years)


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  • Name James Arthur Marrs  [2, 3
    Born 21 Aug 1898  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1930 Coal Miner 
    Religion Canebrake Free Will Baptist Church 
    Residence 1900  Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1900  Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1910  Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 26 Apr 1973  Bristol, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 28 Apr 1973  Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P1334  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2018 

    Father William Marion "Billy" Marrs,   b. 22 July 1863, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 November 1938, Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Ellen "Mollie" Burress,   b. 1 Jan 1865, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1945, Belle, Kanawha, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Nov 1886  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Estel Waldon,   b. 1901,   d. 1969  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1918  McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Dale Marrs,   b. 1919, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     2. Alfred Marrs,   b. 1921, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     3. Mary Marrs,   b. 1927, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     4. Living
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Aug 1898 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Feb 1918 - McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Apr 1973 - Bristol, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 28 Apr 1973 - Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1443887981] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=34501338&pid=1334

    2. [S-1444862908] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was), Year: 1910; Census Place: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Birth date: 1898 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1910 Residence place: Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia

    3. [S-1443687487] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 18), Year: 1900; Census Place: Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia; Roll: T623_1730; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 96.
      Birth date: Aug 1898 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1900 Residence place: Jeffersonville District, Tazewell, Virginia

    4. [S-1444881251] Obituary, In the Clinch Valley Newspaper Tazewell Virginia, 2 May 1973 .
      Arthur Marrs, 75, of Canebrake died Saturday in a Bristol hospital following a long illness. He was born in Tazewell, the son of the late William and Mary Ellen Burress Marrs. He was a member of the Canebrake Free Will Baptist Church, a member of UMWA Local Union 6715. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Ethel Waldon Marrs. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Charles (Mary Ellen) Jackson of Vallscreek, Mrs. Gene (Shelby Jean) Carella of Falls Church; three sisters, Mrs. Roy Brown of Princeton, Mrs. Leola Snider of Jolo, Mrs. Grace Carter of Princeton; four brothers, Pat Marrs of Fairmont, Sam Marrs of Vinton, O. Rufus Marrs of Canebrake, and Robert Marrs of Winfield. Funeral services were Monday at the Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Junion Sergeant and Rev. Max Linkous officiating. Burial followed in the Maplewood Cemetery at Tazewell.

    5. [S-1444881199] Newspaper Notice, Clinch Valley News, McDowell Register March 18, 1918.
      Marriage Notices: Alice WALDRON and Arthur MARRS, a miner at Berwind, February 16