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John Adams Hively[1]

Male 1862 - 1935  (72 years)


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  • Name John Adams Hively 
    Born 7 May 1862  Kanawha County,West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jan 1935  Roane County,West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2193968034  Earnest
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2009 

    Father Thomas M. Hively,   b. Nov 1824, Giles County,Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1899  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Arminta Dillion,   b. Apr 1734, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Mar 1852  Roanoke County,Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
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    Family ID F2616355337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Per Janet Skelton.

      1870 Walton, Roane County, WV census:
      John A. Hively, age 8, W-M, b:WV-May 1862, [at home with parents]

      1880 Roane County, WV census:
      John A. Hively, age 18, single, W-M, works on farm, b: WV,[at home]

      1900Harper district, Roane County, WV census

      John A. Hively, hed of HH, age 36,born - WV, May 1864
      Sarah A...wife, age 48, born - WV, Nov. 1851
      Demarce .. daughter, age 14, born - WV, May 1886
      Lummie...daughter, age 11, born - WV, Mar. 1889
      Olie O...son,age 10, born - WV, Feb,1890
      Mary D....daughter, age 7, born - WV, Sep.1892

      1910 Roane County, WV census:
      John Hively age 47, bornin WV.
      Sarah wife, age 58, born in WV
      Demarice daughter, age 23, born in WV
      Lua daughter, age 22, born in WV
      Oley son, age 22 born in WV
      Dovy daughter, age 19, born in WV
      Loyd(Harper) grandson, age 5, born in WV
      Rva(Orville Gibson) grandson, age 2, born in WV
      Mary granddaughter, age NR, born in WV.

      1920 Roane County, WV census.

      John A. Hively age 57, born in WV
      \Sarah A wife age 66, born in WV
      Demarie d daughter age 33, born in WV
      Dovie daughter age 27, born in WV
      Loyd M. Harper grandson age 14, born in WV
      Orville Gibson grandson age 12, born in WV

      Roane County (WV) Reporter Thursday, Jan. 24, 1935

      Walton Citizen Dies Funeral Services were held at the Hively Cemetery last Friday afternoon for John A. Hively who died Jan. 16 at his home in Walton. He was 73 years of age, had been ill for some time. He was born in Kanawha County on May 7, 1862, the son of Tom and Anita Dillon Hively. He is survivedby his widow, Susan Taylor Hively.

      The Times-Record, Spencer, W. Va., Thursday, January 10, 1935

      John A. Hively is seriously ill at his home here at this time. (John died January 16th, 6 days later)

      Something is wrong here - it looks as if John Adams Hively had 2 seperate families, but the 2nd one is notmentioned in the census records..(?) residencies: Walton, Rt. 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S1132440083] Janet West Virginia Gems, Janet Skelton.