DESCENDANTS OF WALTER CAIN

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1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Walter Cain was born in PA in 1775.  He married Elizabeth

Kelly Wilson.

 

Known children of Walter and Elizabeth kelly (Wilson) Cain.

 

  2.  (1). Joseph                  b.       1812

         m.Amy Ferrell

 

 

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Joseph Cain, a son of Walter and Elizabeth Kelly (Wilson) Cain, was born in 1812.  He married Amy Ferrell.  Amy was born in VA about 1807. The family is listed in the 1860, 1870 and 1880 Calhoun County VA (WV) census.

 

Children of Joseph and Amy (Ferrell) Cain.

 

  3  (1). Enoch Washington                b.c.      1834

          m. Minerva ------

 

  4  (2). Valentine                       b.c.      1836

          m. Jane Jeffreys Sep 28 1880

 

  5.  (3). Rufus Philip                   b.c.      1838

 

  6.  (4). Thomas                         b. Mar 25 1840

          m. Letha Jane Ferrell Feb 16 1862

 

  7.  (5). Maximelia               b.c.     1853

 

3.ENOCH WASHINGTON CAIN   2.JOSEPH CAIN    1.WALTER CAIN

 

Enoch Washington Cain, a son of Joseph and Amy Cain, was born in VA about 1834. He married Minerva -----. Minerva was born in VA about 1841.

 

Known children of Enoch Washington and Minerva Cain.

 

  8.  (1). Francis M.                     b.c.      1863

 

  9.  (2). Rufus P.                       b.c.      1864

 

 10.  (3). Uriah                          b.c.      1866

 

 11.  (4). Indiana                        b.c.      1870

     

 12.  (5). Cornelia                       b.c.      1872

 

 13.  (6). Jonathan M.                    b.c.      1874

 

 14.  (7). Sarah Dora                     b.c.      1876

 

 15.  (8). Columbia J.                    b.c.      1878

 

 16.  (9). Viola J.                       b.c.      1878

 

 17. (10). Amy                            b. May    1880

 

 

4.VALENTINE CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Valentine Cain, a son of Joseph and Amy (Ferrell) Cain, was born in VA in September 1836. He married Jane Jeffreys in Calhoun County September 28, 1880. Jane, a widow, was born in VA about 1840. She had two children, whom Valentine Cain apparently adopted.

      The 1900 Calhoun County WV census lists the couple as having been

married 27 years and Jane as the mother of 4 children, all living.

 

Children of ----- and Jane (----) Jeffreys.

 

 18.  (1). James B.                       b.c.      1874

         m. Ida Wilson Feb  7 1897

 

 19.  (2). Levina                         b. Apr    1876

         m. John L. Smith

 

Children of Valentine and Jane (----) [Jeffreys] Cain.

 

 18.  (1). Delia                          b. Sep    1881

          m. Oren Turner

 

 19.  (2). Maxemelia                      b. Feb    1886

 

6.THOMAS CAIN   2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

Thomas Cain, a son of Joseph and Amy (Ferrell) Cain, was born in VA March 25, 1840. He married Letha Jane Ferrell in Calhoun County VA (WV) February 16, 1862. Letha, a daughter of Thornton Fleming and Mary Emily (Knight) Ferrell, was born in Monongalia County Va November 20, 1842 and died April 9, 1904.

 

Children of Thomas and Letha Jane (Ferrell) Cain.

 

 20.  (1). Saccharissa F.                 b.c.      1863

         m. ----- Wolverton

 

 21.  (2). Annie F.                       b.c.      1865

 

 22.  (3). Thornton Clay                  b. Jun 20 1868

         m. May Susan Thomas

 

 23.  (4). (m)                            b.        1870  d. infant

 

 24.  (5). Oly                            b.c.      1871

 

 25.  (6). Joseph                         b.c.      1873

 

 26.  (7). French                         b.c.      1877

 

 

18.JAMES B. CAIN    4.VALENTINE CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    James B. Cain, a son of Valentine and Jane Cain, was born in Calhoun

County Wv in September 1873. His spouse is unknown.

 

Known child of James B. Cain.

 

 27.  (1). Susan L.                b.Jun    1891

 

 

22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN

1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Thornton Clay Cain, a son of Thomas and Letha J. (Ferrell)

Cain, was born in Calhoun County WV January 20, 1868.  He married

Mary Susan Thomas.  Mary was a daughter of Isaac and Mary Susan

(Bender) Thomas.

 

Children of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan (Thomas) Cain.

 

 28.  (1). Pearl

         m.Ray Betts

 

 29.  (2). Charles

 

 30.  (3). Leonard

         m.Gladys Rader

 

 31.  (4). Everett

         m.Eva Starcher

 

 32.  (5). Florence

 

 33.  (6). Thomas

 

28.PEARL CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Pearl Cain is a daughter of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan

(Thomas) Cain.  She Married Ray Betts.

 

Children of Ray and Pearl (Cain) Betts.

 

 34.  (1). Kennard

 

 35.  (2). George

 

 

29.CHARLES CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Charles Cain was a son of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan

(Thomas) Cain.  His wife's name in not known.

 

Children of Charles Cain.

 

 36.  (1). Robert

 

 37.  (2). Marjorie

 

 

30.LEONARD CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Leonard Cain is a son of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan

(Thomas) Cain.  He married Gladys Rader.

 

Children of Leonard and Gladys (Rader) Cain.

 

 38.  (1). Juanita

 

 39.  (2). Helen

         m.Harold Ullun

         m.Donald Furr

 

31.EVERETT CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Everett Cain is a son of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan

(Thomas) Cain.  He married Eva Starcher, a daughter of Edwin and

Lida (Kirby) Starcher.

 

Children of Everett and Eva (Starcher) Cain.

 

 40.  (1). Francis

         m.Donna Warrenfeltz

 

 41.  (2). Jewel

         m.Paul Siegrist

 

 42.  (3). Joseph

         m.Dorcas Haught

 

 

33.THOMAS CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN     6.THOMAS CAIN

2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Thomas Cain was a son of Thornton Clay and Mary Susan

(Thomas) Cain.  He died in 1968.  His wife's name in unknown.

 

 43.  (1). Norma Jean

 

 44.  (2). Thomas Jr.

 

 45.  (3). Beverly

 

 

40.FRANCIS CAIN     31.EVERETT CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN

6.THOMAS CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Francis Cain is a son of Everett and Eva (Starcher) Cain.  He

married Donna Warrenfeltz, a daughter of John and Ethel (Kemp)

Warrenfeltz.

 

Children of Francis and Donna (Warrenfeltz) Cain.

 

 46.  (1). Juanita

 

 47.  (2). David

 

 48.  (3). Susan

 

 49.  (4). Dean

 

 50.  (5). Laura

 

 

41.JEWEL CAIN     31.EVERETT CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN

6.THOMAS CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Jewel Cain, a daughter of Everett and Eva (Starcher) Cain,

married Paul Siegrist, a daughter of Harry and Gay (Woofter)

Siegrist.

 

 51.  (1). Gary

 

 52.  (2). Ronnie

 

 53.  (3). Glen

 

 54.  (4). Paula

 

 

42.JOSEPH CAIN     31.EVERETT CAIN     22.THORNTON CLAY CAIN

6.THOMAS CAIN     2.JOSEPH CAIN     1.WALTER CAIN

 

    Joseph Cain, a son of Everett and Eva (Starcher) Cain, married Dorcas Haught November 26, 1953. Dorcas, a daughter of Horace L. and Gwendolyn (Hoskins) Haught, was born in Calhoun County WV November 24, 1929 and died October 11, 2010.

 

Children of Joseph and Dorcas (Haught) Cain.

 

 55.  (1). Daniel J.

         m. Barbara ----

 

 56.  (2). Jane

         m. Keith Lynch

 

 57.  (3). Richard

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Calhoun County WV Marriages”

"History of Calhoun County WV 1989" p.61,97

Baiker, Linn, “Thornton Fleming Ferrell and Mary Emily Knight”, Hackers Creek Journal, Vol XXII, Issue 4, page 11-14”

Norman, Don, “Descendants of Thornton Ferrell”

1850 Gilmer County VA census

1860, 1870, 1880, 1900 Calhoun County VA (WV) census

:Hur Herald.com” Calhoun County WV Oct 12 2010