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Joseph Sylvester Earls

Male 1884 - 1963  (78 years)


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  • Name Joseph Sylvester Earls  [1, 2, 3
    Born 27 Dec 1884  Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Newspaper 22 May 1908  Shraders, Tazewell, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Card 11 Sep 1918  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1920 1920  Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Card 22 Apr 1942  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 6 Sep 1963  Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Age 78 years 
    Buried Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID P779  Burress Genealogy of Virginia

    Father Ananias "Ennis" Earls
              b. Aug 1847, Floyd County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1911-20, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Ann "Mollie" Crouse
              b. Oct 1853, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 September 1874  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F397  Group Sheet

    Wife Mary Angeline Brooks
              b. 03 Sep 1888, Squire, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 Dec 1967, Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 08 Nov 1905  Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F414  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Dec 1884 - Patrick, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 08 Nov 1905 - Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - Mr. and Mrs. Joseph EARLS, of Squire, spent a few days last week with Mrs. EARLS homefolks, Mr. and Mrs. Elgin BROOKS. - 22 May 1908 - Shraders, Tazewell, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Card - WWI Draft Registration - 11 Sep 1918 - Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1920 - 1920 - Big Creek, McDowell, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Card - WWII Draft Registration - 22 Apr 1942 - Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Sep 1963 - Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maplewood Cemetery, Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1278084704] West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), West Virginia Death Index, 6 Sep 1963.
      Name: Joseph S. Earls Birth Date: 27 Dec 1884 Birth Place: Virginia Death Date: 6 Sep 1963 Death Place: Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia Burial Date: 9 Sep 1963 Burial Place: Maplewood, Tazewell, VA Death Age: 78 years 8 months 10 days Occupation: Shoe Shop Operator Race: White Marital Status: Married Gender: Male Residence: Canebrake, McDowell, West Virginia Father Name: Samuel Earls FHL Film Number: 800215

    2. [S-1443787395] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admini), Registration Location: McDowell County, West Virginia; Roll: 1992622; Draft Board: 2.
      Birth date: 27 Dec 1884 Birth place: Residence date: Residence place: McDowell, West Virginia

    3. [S-1443787961] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch l), Roll: ; Local board: Mcdowell , West Virginia.
      Birth date: 27 Dec 1884 Birth place: Patrick, Virginia Residence date: Residence place: Mcdowell, West Virginia

    4. [S-1443787395] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admini), WWI Draft Card, 11 Sep 1918.
      Name: Joseph Sylvester Earls Residence: Canebrake, McDowell, West virginia Age in Years: 34 Birth Date: 27 Dec 1884 Occupation: Miner Employed By New River Poca Coal Co Employed Where: Canebrake, McDowell, WV Nearest Relative: Mrs. Mary Angeline Earls Address: Canebrake, McDowell, WV Height: Medium Build: Medium Eye Color: Blue Hair Color: Brown Registration Date: 11 Sep 1918

    5. [S-1444881218] WWII Draft Registration Cards 1942, Ancestry.com, WWII Draft Card, 22 April 1942.
      Name: Joseph Sylvester Earls Residence: Canebrake, McDowell, West virginia Age in Years: 57 Birth Place: Patrick, Virginia Birth Date: 27 Dec 1884 Occupation: Operates and owns shoe shop Employed Where: Canebrake, McDowell, WV Nearest Relative: Mrs. J.S. Earls Address: Canebrake, McDowell, WV Height: 5'11 Build: 160 Eye Color: Blue Hair Color: Gray Complexion: Light Registration Date: 22 April 1942

    6. [S-1444881254] Grave Stone, Gravestone.

    7. [S-1444881086] Marriage Records, Tazewell County Marriage Records Book 3 Page 173 Line 205.
      Tazewell, November 8, 1905 Jos. S. Earls 20 and Mary A. Brooks 17, both single. Both born: Patrick County. Both Reside: Tazewell Husband parents: Annis Earls Wife Parents: Elgarn T. Brooks. Husband: Farmer Married By: Lewis Evans