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Arch Weddle of Lee Co. VA

Arch Weddle of Lee Co. VA

Posted: 4 Oct 2005 3:16PM GMT
Classification: Query
I did some research on this family regarding daughter, Sarah Catherine Weddle who married William Lay (my ggg-gfather) on 21 Feb 1866 in Union Co. TN. Please advise if any errors are found or if additional info is available.
Thanks, June
Arch Weddle Family
Archalous WEDDLE, also known as Arch or Archibald Waddle/Wadle, b. ~1799 in Montgomery, Virginia, USA,1 d. ~1873, , [Not listed as parent when daughter, Sarah married N. L. Callahan on 13 Nov 1873 also not listed in 1880 census. ].
1830 census Washington Co. VA recorded as Archibald Waddle, occupants of household, male: (1) 20-30; female: (1) -5, (1) 15-20.
1840 census Lee Co. VA recorded as Archillous Widle, occupants of household, male: (1) 30-40; female: (2) -5, (2) 5-10, (1) 20-30. 1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as Archibald Wadle, age 49, farming and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Archalous Wadle, age 61, occupation listed as Miller with personal worth of $30 and born Montgomery Co. VA.
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as Arch Weddle, age 71, born VA and living in household of (son-in-law), William Lay.1,

He married Lavina, b. ~1812-1814 in Montgomery County, Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as Lavina Wadle, age 35, and born VA. 1860 census Lee Co. VA recorded as Lavina Wadle, age 48 and born Montgomery Co. VA. 1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as Lovina Weddle, age 56, born VA and living in household of (son-in-law), William Lay. 13 Nov 1873 recorded as Lavina Wadle, mother of widow, Sarah C. Lay at marriage to N.L. Callahan in Lee Co. VA. 1880 census White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Lavina Wadle, age 68, born VA, parents born VA and living with granddaughter, M.V. Wadle. 1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Lavina Waddle, age 86, born Dec 1813 in VA, widowed, mother of 8 children of which 1 is living, parents born VA, can read but cannot write and is living in son-in-law, N.L. Callaham's household.3,1,4

I. Jane? WEDDLE, b. ~1829 in Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 21 and born VA.1

II. Malinda WEDDLE, b. ~1832 in Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 18 and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 28 and born Lee Co. VA.1

III. Martha WEDDLE, b. ~1836 in Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 14 and born VA.1

IV. Amanda WEDDLE, b. ~1838 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 12 and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 23 and born Lee Co. VA.1

V. Elizabeth WEDDLE, b. ~1840 in Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 10 and born VA.1

VI. Mary F. WEDDLE, b. ~1842 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 8 and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 18 and born Lee Co. VA.1

VII. Sarah Catherine WEDDLE, b. 10 Jun 1844 in Jonesville, Lee County, Virginia, USA, d. 18 Mar 1917,5 buried in Goff Cemetery; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.5,
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as Sarah M. age 6 and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Sarah C. age 15 and born Lee Co. VA.
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as Sariah Lay, age 26, born VA and cannot write.
1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as Sarah Callahan, age 30, married, born VA and parents born VA.
13 Nov 1873 Lee Co. VA recorded as Sarah C. Lay, age 29; widow; born Lee Co. VA, d/o Lavina Wadle married N.L. Callaham, age 19; single; born Lee Co. VA, s/o Andrew & S.J. Calliham.
1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Sarah C. Callaham, age 50, born Jun 1849 in VA, married at age 27, mother of 10 children of which 7 are living, parents born VA, cannot read & write.
1910 census E.D. 116, Grande Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as Sarah C. Callaham, age 66, divorced, mother of 10 children of which 7 are living, born VA, parents born WA and living in son-in-law, Charles Carmony's household.1,3

She married (1) William LAY, also known as Billy, 21 Feb 1866 in Union County, Tennessee, USA, b. 25 Dec 1795 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA, (son of Thomas LAY Jr. and Mary "Polly" LAWRENCE) d. 28 Mar 1872 in Union County, Tennessee, USA,8 buried in Hamilton Cemetery; Union County, Tennessee, USA.8
1830 census Grainger Co. TN recorded as William Lay - occupants of household, males: 2(-5) 1(5-9) 1(10-14) 1(30-39); female: 1(-5) 2(5-9) 1(10-14) 1(30-39).
1840 census Grainger Co. TN recorded as William Lay - employed in agriculture, occupants of household, male: 1(-5) 2(10-14) 1(40-49); female: 2(-5) 1(10-14) 1(15-19) 1(40-49).
1850 census District 13, Grainger Co. TN recorded as Wm Lay, age 54, born NC, farmer with real estate worth $1,100, also in household: Sarah, age 53, born NC; Samson F. age 22, farmer, born TN; Wm J. age 20, born TN; Rebecca J. age 13, born TN; Lewis C. age 12, born TN, Nancy A. age 10, born TN.
1860 census District 3 Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as William Lay, age 64, born NC, farmer with real estate worth $1,500 and personal property valued at $600, also in household: Sarah, age 63. born NC; Lewis C. age 22, farmhand, born TN, Nancy A. age 21, born TN.
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as William Lay, age 70, born NC, farmer, real estate worth $1,260 and personal property valued as $100, also in household: Sariah Lay, age 26, born VA; Arch Weddle, age 71, born VA; Lovina Weddle, age 56, born VA; Margret Weddle, age 9, born TN; E. T. Lay, age 3, born TN; Peter W. Lay, born TN.1

She married (2) Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN, 13 Nov 1873 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,3 b. 21 Nov 1853 in Hagen, Lee County, Virginia, USA,3,2, , (son of Michael Andrew CALLAHAN and Sarah Jane SPEAKS) d. 2 Apr 1936 in On Dry Branch, Lee County, Virginia, USA,9 buried in Elydale Cemetery; Lee County, Virginia, USA.
1870 census Jonesville P.O. White Shoals Twp. Lee Co. VA recorded as Nicholas L. Callihan, age 16, laborer on farm, lives with parents and born Lee Co. VA.
1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as N.L. Callahan, age 26, married, blacksmith, born VA and parents born VA. 1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as N.L. Callaham, age 46, born Nov 1853 in VA, married at age 22, farmer, lives on a farm, owns home free of mortgage, parents born VA, can read & write.
1910 census Mag. District 34, Bales Mill Voting Precinct, Rose Hill Twp, Lee Co. VA recorded as Nicholas L. age 56, second marriage, married 3 years and born VA.
1920 census pg 6B, E.D. 48, Rose Hill District, Lee Co. VA (Poor Valley Road, 114/115, lines 73-79) recorded as Nicklis L. Callaham, age 65, married, farmer, rents home, lives on farm; also in household: wife, Carry L. age 47; daughters, Stella B. age 11; Esste M. age 4; sons, Balles N. age 6; Arthur S. age 2; all born VA, parents born VA.
1930 census pg 6B, E.D. 53-11, Rose Hill, Lee Co. VA (114/115, lines 87-91) recorded as Littleton Ciham, age 74, married at age 50, rents home for $3.00, farm laborer, also in household: wife, Caroline, age 55, married at age 31; sons, Bayless, age 15; Sewell, age 10, daughter, Maurine, age 12; children attend school, all born VA, parents born VA, can read & write.1

A. E.T. LAY, (son of William LAY and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. ~1867 in Union County, Tennessee, USA, d. bef 1880.2
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as age 3 and born TN. N/R of E.T. Lay in 1880 census presumed to have passed away before this time.1

B. Peter W. LAY, (son of William LAY and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. 6 Oct 1868 in Union County, Tennessee, USA, ,4 d. 2 Nov 1895 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,13,4 buried in Morelock Cemetery; Cedar Hill Community, Lee County, Virginia, USA.13,4
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as age 1 and born TN. 1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 11, born TN, father born NC, mother born VA and step-son of N.L. Callahan.
Cemetery notes: s/o William & Sarah C. Wadle Lay; step s/o N.L. Callahan.1,4

C. Almedia L. CALLAHAN, (daughter of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. 26 Dec 1874 in Lee County, Virginia, USA, d. 30 Jan 1875 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,14 buried in Morelock Cemetery; Cedar Hill Community, Lee County, Virginia, USA.14

D. Susan Virginia CALLAHAN, (daughter of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. Jul 1876 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as Susan V. age 3, born VA and parents born VA. 1920 census 860 Dale Street, Kingsport, Sullivan Co. TN recorded as Virginia S. Fletcher, age 44, widowed, born VA, parents born VA, employed as a mender at the Hosiery Plant.1

She married William M. FLETCHER, b. 25 Jul 1872 in Lee County, Virginia, USA, d. 4 Apr 1914 in Lee County, Virginia, USA, buried in Botner's Grove Cemetery; Flatwoods Community, Lee County, Virginia, USA.

1. Gladys FLETCHER, b. ~1896 in Virginia, USA.1
1920 census Dale Street, Kingsport, Sullivan Co. TN recorded as age 24, single, born VA, parents born VA, not working and living with mother.1

2. Roy H. FLETCHER, b. ~1898 in Virginia, USA.1
1920 census Dale Street, Kingsport, Sullivan Co. TN recorded as age 22, single, born VA, parents born VA, working as an electrician at the Pulp Mill and living with mother. 1930 census Carter Co. TN recorded as age 33, married at age 26 and working as an electrician.1

He married Della, ~1923,1 b. ~1901 in Tennessee, USA.1
1930 census Carter Co. TN recorded as age 29, married at age 22, born TN and parents born TN.1

a. Joe H. FLETCHER, b. ~1923 in Tennessee, USA.1
1930 census Carter Co. TN recorded as age 7 and born TN.1

3. Verna FLETCHER, b. ~1908 in Virginia, USA.1
1920 census Dale Street, Kingsport, Sullivan Co. TN recorded as age 12, born VA and parents born VA.1

E. James P. CALLAHAN, (son of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. ~1878 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.2
1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 2, born VA and parents born VA.2

F. Elizabeth E. CALLAHAN, (daughter of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. Jan 1879 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.
1880 census District 45, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 1, born VA and parents born VA. 1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Elizabeth Callaham, age 21, born Jan 1879 in VA, single, parents born VA, can read & write. 1910 census E.D. 116, Grande Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 30, married for 3 years, mother of one child, born KS and parents born VA.2

She married Charles P. CARMONY, b. ~1882 in Virginia, USA.1
1910 census E.D. 116, Grande Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 28, farmer, born VA and parents born VA.1

1. Velma B. CARMONY, b. ~1908 in Kansas, USA.1
1910 census E.D. 116, Grande Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 2 and born KS.1

2. Infant CARMONY, b. 19 May 1910 in Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,6 [son of Charles & Elizabeth (Callahan) Carmony] d. 19 May 1910 in Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.6

G. Andrew CALLAHAN, (son of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. Jan 1880 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.15
1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Andrew Callaham, age 20, born Jan 1880 in VA, single, parents born VA, attended school for 2 months, can read & write.15

H. John Morgan CALLAHAN, (son of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. 15 Oct 1881 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,5 d. 20 Feb 1920 in Wetmore, Nemaha, County, Kansas, USA,5,6, buried in Goff Cemetery; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.6
Timmy McKinney has d.o.b. as 11 Sep 1883 and d.o.d. 4 Feb 1920.
1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as John Callaham, age 17, born Oct 1882 in VA, single, parents born VA, attended school for 2 months, can read & write. 1910 census E.D. 117, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 28, married for 3 years, born VA, parents born VA, rents home and operates a general farm. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 38, born VA, parents born VA, rents a home and operates a general farmer.16,1

He married Mary Frances NOE, 24 Apr 1907, b. 9 May 1884 in Rose Hill, Lee County, Virginia, USA,17 (daughter of Rufus Kyle NOE and Martha Ellen HAYNES) d. 12 Apr 1957 in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA,17,16 buried in Goff Cemetery; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.6
Cletus Suther has d.o.b. as 7 Dec 1884 and d.o.d. as 2 May 1958 and married 27 Apr 1907.
1910 census E.D. 117, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 25, married for 3 years, mother of 2 children who are living, born VA, father born TN and mother born VA. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 35, married, born VA and parents born VA. 1930 census Ward 4, Topeka, Shawnee Co. KS recorded as age 45, widowed, rents home for $30 per month, no radio, has boarders and is occupied as a laundress in her home.6,1

1. Sylvia M. CALLAHAN, b. 1 May 1908 in Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,5,1 d. 6 Jul 1947 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA,5 graduated 1926 in Wetmore High School; Wetmore, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.5
1910 census E.D. 117, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 1 4/12 and born VA. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 11, born KS and parents born VA. 1930 census Ward 4, Topeka, Shawnee Co. KS recorded as age 21, single, attending school and living with her mother.1

2. Clarence Andrew CALLAHAN, b. 9 Mar 1910 in Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,5,1 d. bef 1981,5 graduated 1928 in Wetmore High School; Wetmore, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.5
1910 census E.D. 117, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 2/12 and born VA. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 9, born KS and parents born VA. 1930 census Ward 4, Topeka, Shawnee Co. KS recorded as age 20, single, attending school and living with his mother.1

3. Harold CALLAHAN, b. ~1912 in Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.1
1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 8, born KS and parents born VA. 1930 census Wetmore, Wetmore Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 19, single, not attending school, no job and living with grand parents, Rufus & Martha Noe.1

4. Vera Aileen CALLAHAN, b. ~Nov 1917 in Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.1
1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as Aileen, age 3 2/12, born KS and parents born VA. 1930 census Ward 4, Topeka, Shawnee Co. KS recorded as Vera A, age 13, attending school and living with her mother.1

5. Esther June CALLAHAN, b. 9 Apr 1920 in Wetmore, Nemaha, County, Kansas, USA,16 d. 22 Apr 1969 in Russellville, Pope County, Arkansas, USA.16

I. Elsie CALLAHAN, (son of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. Jun1884 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as Elsie Callaham, age 15, born Jun 1884 in VA, single, parents born VA, attended school for 5 months, can read & write.15

J. George B. CALLAHAN, (son of Nicholas Littleton CALLAHAN and Sarah Catherine WEDDLE) b. 27 Oct 1886 in Jonesville, Lee County, Virginia, USA,5 d. 31 Jul 1959,5 buried in Goff Cemetery; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.6
1900 census E.D. 36, White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as George Callaham, age 13, born Oct 1886 in VA, single, parents born VA, attended school for 4 months, can read & write. 1910 census E.D. 117, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 23, born VA, parents born VA and working as a farm laborer for William Humphreys. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 33, born VA, parents born VA, owns a home that's mortgaged and works in a poultry plant. 1930 census Goff, Harrison Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 43, married at age 26, owns a home worth $2,500, no radio and works at poultry plant.1

He married Minnie Ellen SAUERS, 30 Oct 1912,5 b. 19 Nov 1893 in Corning, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,5 (daughter of Henry A. SAUERS and Ada Ellen TALBOTT) d. 5 Nov 1969,5 buried in Goff Cemetery; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.6
1900 census E.D. 116 Harrison Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as born Nov 1894, age 5 and born KS. 1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 26, married, born KS, father born KS and mother born IA. 1930 census Goff, Harrison Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 36 and married at age 19.1

1. James P. CALLAHAN, b. 17 Jul 1913 in Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,5 d. 24 Jan 2000 in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA,5 buried 28 Jan 2000 in Mount Hope Cemetery; Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA,5 graduated May 1932 in Goff Rural High School; Goff, Nemaha County, Kansas, USA,5 military US Navy, WWII,5 occupation Meat cutter,5 resided 1947 in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA.5
1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 6, born KS, father born VA and mother born KS. 1930 census Goff, Harrison Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 16.1

2. Orval CALLAHAN, b. ~1915 in Nemaha County, Kansas, USA.1
1920 census E.D. 123, Harrison Twp. Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 5, born KS, father born VA and mother born KS. 1930 census Goff, Harrison Twp, Nemaha Co. KS recorded as age 15.1

VIII. John J. A. WEDDLE, b. ~May 1850 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1850 census District 31, Lee Co. VA recorded as John A. age 4/12 and born VA.
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as John J. A. age 10 and born Lee Co. VA.1

IX. Milton WEDDLE, b. ~1851 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.1
1860 census Jonesville P.O. Western District, Lee Co. VA recorded as age 9 and born Lee Co. VA.1

X. unknown WEDDLE.

A. Margaret V. WEDDLE, also known as Maggie,4 b. Oct 1864 in Lee County, Virginia, USA.12
1870 census District 3, Haynes P.O. Union Co. TN recorded as Margret Weddle, age 9, born TN and living in William Lay household.
1880 census White Shoals District, Lee Co. VA recorded as M.V. Wadle age 18 born VA, parents born VA and living in grandmother, Lavina's household.
1900 census Lee Co. VA recorded as Maggie, age 35, born Oct 1864 VA, single and a servant in household of Elijah W. Pennington.
15 Nov 1908 Maggie V. Waddle, 45, born Lee Co. VA married O.T. Spencer, widower, 46, born Lee Co. VA, s/o Robert & Lizzie Spencer.
1910 census E.D. 123, Pct. 3, Hunt Co. TX recorded as Margaret V. Spencer age 47, married once for 2 years, no children and born VA.
1920 census E.D 220, Pct 1, Clayton, Union Co. NM recorded as Margurite Spencer age 57, married and born VA.1,14,4

She married Orville Thomas SPENCER, 15 Nov 1908 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,14 b. ~1862 in Lee County, Virginia, USA,2 (son of Robert SPENCER and Sarah Elizabeth HERD).
1880 census White Shoals, Lee Co. VA recorded as C.T. Specer, age 17, born VA, parents born VA and living with grandmother Mary Hurd.
1910 census E.D. 123, Pct. 3, Hunt Co. TX recorded as Orville T. age 48, second marriage, married 2 years, farmer and born VA. 1920 census E.D 220, Pct 1, Clayton, Union Co. NM recorded as O.T. age 57, lives on a farm, owns a home that's mortgaged and operates a general farm.1
Notes:
1) USA Federal Census.
2) 1880 USA Federal Census.
3) Marriage Records online, Lee Co. VA Marriage Register 2 (1853-1884); posted by William Gordon Mullins.
4) Edgar A. Cress, Corresponding Secretary, Lee Co. Hist. & Gen. Soc.
5) Ancestry/RootsWeb Family Trees, Nemaha County, Kansas Research, by Roger L. Goodman.
6) Cemetery Info online, Goff Cemetery; Nemaha, Co. KS, by Cletus W. Suther @ RootsWeb.
7) Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900.
8) Luanne Lynne Vernon Henthorn Family Tree.
9) Genfoum.com info, Rowland posting by Ford Ayers 12 Dec 2001.
10) Family Tree Maker, Speak Family; by Darrell Litle.
11) e-mail message, Lehman R. Callahan.
12) 1870 USA Federal Census.
13) Ancestry/RootsWeb Family Trees, William Mullins Family, by William Gordon Mullins,Sr.
14) e-mail message, Lee Co. VA Researcher, Edgar Cress.
15) 1900 USA Federal Census.
16) Message Board, Timmy McKinney @ancestry.
17) Ancestry/RootsWeb Family Trees, Lynden Noe Family Line, by Lynden Ray.

Re: Arch Weddle of Lee Co. VA

Posted: 13 Sep 2006 2:27PM GMT
Classification: Query
Would like to get in touch with June Kubica.
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