DESCENDANTS OF MOSES CANFIELD

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                              Don Norman

 

1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Moses Canfield was born in England October 6, 1790 and died

in Braxton County VA (WV) August 4, 1845.  He married Edith Skidmore. 

Edith, a daughter of John and Nancy (Pringle) Skidmore, was born in VA

about 1797.

 

Children of Moses and Edith (Skidmore) Canfield.

 

  2.  (1). Mary                    b.c.     1827

         m.Jonathan Geere

 

  3.  (2). John Skidmore           b.       1828   d.Jul  4 1900

         m.Eliza Jane Brown

 

  4.  (3). Elizabeth               b.Aug  8 1835   d.Apr 12 1903

         m.William W. Wilson

 

 

3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    John Skidmore Canfield, a son of Moses and Edith (Skidmore)

Canfield, was born in VA in 1828 and died July 4, 1900.  He

married Eliza Jane Brown.  Eliza, a daughter of George Washington

and Nancy Brown, was born in 1835 and died January 20, 1920.

 

Children of John Skidmore and Eliza Jane (Brown) Canfield.

 

  5.  (1). Nancy E.                b.       1854   d.Mar     1940

         m.Tyler Armstrong

 

  6.  (2). James William           b.Dec 15 1856   d.Nov 18 1936

         m.Rebecca Loving

 

  7.  (3). Edith                   b.Oct 19 1858   d.        1931

         m.Fayette Fox

 

  8.  (4). Harrison                b.       1860   d.        1903

         m.Margaret Hoover

 

  9.  (5). George Washington       b.       1862   d.Nov 17 1937

         m.Sarah Miller

 

 10.  (6). John Geere              b.Apr 29 1865   d.Nov 25 1899

         m.Duyann Neal

 

 11.  (7). Edward Moses            b.       1869   d.Jun 14 1891

 

 12.  (8). Richard Scott           b.Feb 16 1872   d.Mar 14 1953

         m.Emily Loving

 

 13.  (9). Flossie Bell            b.Nov 16 1877   d.Feb 17 1951

         m.Robert Waitman Hall

 

 

6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES

CANFIELD

 

    James William Canfield, a son of John Skidmore and Eliza Jane

(Brown) Canfield, was born December 15, 1856 and died November

18, 1936.  He married Rebecca Loving.

 

Children of James William and Rebecca (Loving) Canfield.

 

 14.  (1). Nancy Ann               b.       1879   d.        1957

         m.Thomas Tannyhall Bragg

 

 15.  (2). John French             b.Mar 16 1883   d.Jul  8 1969

         m.Ada del Cruz

 

 16.  (3). William Howard          b.Sep 20 1889   d.Mar 15 1972

         m.Jenny Taylor

 

 17.  (4). Agnes Bell              b.Nov 24 1892   d.Dec 29 1964

         m.Harrison Rapp

 

 18.  (5). Curtis Edward           b.Jan 20 1897   d.Feb  4 1969

         m.Maggie Lena Mollohan Feb 19 1922

 

 19.  (6). Emma Tabitha           b.Sep 20 1899   d.Apr 26 1981

         m.George Whitney

         m.Frank Ankles

 

 20.  (7). Lulu Etta               b.Sep 11 1904

         m.Walter Moore

 

 

10.JOHN GEERE CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES

CANFIELD

 

    John Geere Canfield, a son of John Skidmore and Eliza Jane

(Brown) Canfield, was born April 29, 1865 and died November 25,

1899.  He married Duyann Neal.

 

Children of John Geere and Duyann (Neal) Canfield.

 

 21.  (1). Ansley                  b.Apr  6 1893   d.Jul  4 1987

 

 22.  (2). Alta B.                 b.Apr  9 1898

         m.------ Turner

 

 

15.JOHN FRENCH CANFIELD     6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN

SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    John French Canfield, a son of James William and Rebecca (Loving) Canfield, was born March 16, 1883 and died July 8, 1969He married Ada del Cruz.

 

Children of John French and Ada (del Cruz) Canfield.

 

 23.  (1). William Edward          b.Dec 28 1911

         m.Bessie Ramsey Apr 15 1938

 

 24.  (2). Elmeda                  b.Dec 28 1911

         m.------ Cottrell

 

 25.  (3). Amy                     b.Jan 11 1915

 

 

18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN

SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

  Curtis Edward Canfield, a son of James William and Rebecca (Loving)

Canfield, was born June 20, 1897 and died February 4, 1969. He married

Maggie Lena Mollohan February 19, 1922. Maggie, a daughter of Edward

Jenkins and Susan Iowa (Mollohan) Mollohan, was born February 18,

1904.

 

Children of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena (Mollohan) Canfield.

 

 26.  (1). Ira Edward              b.Jan 20 1923   d.Dec  4 1992

         m.Maude White

 

 27.  (2). Flossie Bell            b.Jul 15 1925

         m.Jennings Sherman Spinks

 

 28.  (3). Eloise Fay              b.Jul 14 1927   d.Jul 21 1927

 

 29.  (4). Eloise May              b.Jul 14 1927

         m.Edward Ray Tinney

 

 30.  (5). Virginia Susan          b.Oct  6 1930

         m.James Arthur Tinney

 

 31.  (6). James Jenk              b.Mar 15 1932

         m.Margaret Simms

 

 32.  (7). William Denver          b.Jan 14 1934

         m.Geraldine Westfall

 

 33.  (8). Mary Helen              b.       1936   d.infant

 

 34.  (9). Corrine Carol           b.Nov 18 1937

         m.Harry Lincoln Drosenos

 

 35. (10). Ellen Pauline           b.       1939   d.       1941

 

 36. (11). Julah Allen             b.Nov 24 1941

         m.Wanda May Jenkins

 

 37. (12). Robert Paul             b.       1942   d.infant

 

 38. (13). Sandra Kay              b.Feb 14 1944

         m.William Bert Simms

 

 39. (14). David Lee               b.Dec 21 1947

         m.Thurman Jean Tanner

 

 40. (15). Roger Ray               b.Oct 19 1949

         m.Mildred Jean Williams

 

 

23.WILLIAM EDWARD CANFIELD    15.JOHN FRENCH CANFIELD     6.JAMES

WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    William Edward Canfield, a son of John French and Ada (del Cruz)

Canfield, was born December 28, 1911.  He married Bessie Easter Ramsey

April 15, 1938.  Bessie, a daughter of Andrew Harrison and Ophelia

Frances (Hughes) Ramsey, was born May 25, 1921.

 

Children of William Edward and Bessie Easter (Ramsey) Canfield.

 

 41.  (1). William Earl            b.Aug 11 1939

         m.Janet McCune

 

 42.  (2). Leonard Melvin          b.Feb 27 1943

         m.Sharon Leah Graham

 

 43.  (3). Sharon                  b.Feb 15 1947

         m.Robert Wayne

         m.Robert Ramsey

 

 44.  (4). Delores Jean            b.Apr 20 1949

         m.Russell Triplett

 

 

26.IRA EDWARD CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

   Ira Edward Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena 

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born January 20, 1923. He married maude White.

 

Children of Ira Edward and Maude (White) Canfield.

 

 45.  (1). Joyce Ann

         m.------ Norman

 

 46.  (2). Betty Lou

         m.------ Houghton

 

 47.  (3). Brenda

         m.----- Oswald

 

 48.  (4). Linda

         m.----- Fenwich

 

 49.  (5). Mavis

         m.------ Thomas

 

 50.  (6). Stephen Lynn

 

 51.  (7). Barbara

         m.----- Nash

 

 52.  (8). Nancy                                   d.infant

 

 53.  (9). Cindy

         m.----- Campbell

 

 54. (10). Sheila

         m.----- Groves

 

 

27.FLOSSIE BELL CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

   Flossie Bell Canfield, a daughter of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born July 15, 1925. She married Jennings

Herman Spinks.

 

Children of Jennings Herman and Flossie Bell (Canfield) Spinks.

 

 55.  (1). Darrell Herbert

 

 56.  (2). Gary Wayne

 

 57.  (3). Paul Daniel

 

 58.  (4). Patricia Ann

 

 

29.ELOISE MAY CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Eloise May Canfield, a daughter of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield,w as born July 14, 1927. She married Edward Ray

Tinney. Edward is a son of Floyd and Samantha (long) Tinney.

 

Children of Edward Ray and Eloise May (Canfield) Tinney.

 

 59.  (1). Sandra Sue

 

 60.  (2). Don

 

 61.  (3). Raymond Ray

 

 62.  (4). Steven

 

 63.  (5). Janet Loda

 

 64.  (6). Anna

 

 65.  (7). Charles Dale

 

 66.  (8). Rex Allen

 

 67.  (9). Randy

 

 68. (10). Malinda

 

 69. (11). Ronnie Lee

 

 

30.VIRGINIA SUSAN CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES

WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Virginia Susan Canfield, a daughter of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born October 6, 1930. She married James Arthur

Tinney.

 

Children of James Arthur and Virginia Susan (Canfield) Tinney.

 

 70.  (1). James Aaron

 

 71.  (2). Jeffrey Allen

 

 72.  (3). Jerome Adrian

 

 

31.JAMES JENK CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    James Jenk Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born March 15, 1932. He married Margaret Simms.

Margaret is a daughter of Ralph and Vesta (Jenkins) Simms.

 

Children of James Jenk and Margaret (Simms) Canfield.

 

 73.  (1). James Curtis

 

 74.  (2). Janet Marie

 

 75.  (3). Karen Renee

 

 

32.WILLIAM DENVER CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES

WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    William Denver Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born January 14, 1934. He married Geraldine

Westfall. Geraldine is a daughter of Lee and Rosie (Conrad) Westfall.

 

Children of William Denver and Geraldine (Westfall) Canfield.

 

 76.  (1). William Lee

 

 77.  (2). Douglas Edward

 

 78.  (3). Mark Anthony

 

 79.  (4). Glenn Scott

 

 

34.CORRINE CAROL CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES

WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Corrine Carol Canfield, a daughter of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born November 18, 1937. She married Harry

Lincoln Drosenos. Harry, a son of Spiro and Edna Carol (Perry) Drosenos,

was born in Greece in 1890 and died October 21, 1976.

 

Children of harry Lincoln and Corrine Carol (Canfield) Drosenos.

 

 80.  (1). Faron Mitchell          b.May 15 1959   d.Sep 16 1971

 

 81.  (2). Cheryl Anette           b.May 10 1962

 

 82.  (3). Regina Carol            b.Sep 28 1963

 

36.JULAH ALLEN CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Julah Allen Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born November 24, 1941. He married Wanda May

Jenkins. Wanda is a daughter of William Bert and Ada Jenkins.

 

Children of Julah Allen and Wanda May (Jenkins) Canfield.

 

 83.  (1). Leona May (twin)

 

 84.  (2). Lenora Fay (twin)

 

 85.  (3). Rebecca Lynn

 

 86.  (4). Susan Abigail

 

 

38.SANDRA KAY CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Sandra Kay Canfield, a daughter of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born February 14, 1944. She married William

Bert Simms. William is a daughter of Ralph and Vesta (Jenkins) Simms.

 

Children of William Bert and Sandra Kay (Canfield) Simms.

 

 87.  (1). Dewayne Robert

 

 88.  (2). Michael Ray

 

 89.  (3). Christine Kay            b.Jan  5 1968

 

 90.  (4). William Todd            b.Feb 28 1972

 

 

39.DAVID LEE CANFIELD    18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    David Lee Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born December 21, 1947. He married Thurman Jean

Tanner. Jean is a daughter of Thurman and Eleanor (billings) Tanner.

 

Children of David Lee and Thurman Jean (Tanner) Canfield.

 

 91.  (1). David Lee Jr.           b.Mar 14 1967

 

 92.  (2). Travis Ray              b.Mar 30 1968

 

 93.  (3). Sam Edward              b.Oct 23 1970

 

 94.  (4). Matthew Evans           b.May 18 1975

 

 

40.ROGER RAY CANFIELD   18.CURTIS EDWARD CANFIELD    6.JAMES WILLIAM

CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Roger Ray Canfield, a son of Curtis Edward and Maggie Lena

(Mollohan) Canfield, was born October 19, 1949. He married Mildred Jean

Williams. Mildred is a daughter of Jerry and Ola Faye (Napier) Williams.

 

Children of Roger Ray and Mildred Jean (Williams) Canfield.

 

 95.  (1). Lena Josett             b.Mar 10 1973

 

 

41.WILLIAM EARL CANFIELD    23.WILLIAM EDWARD CANFIELD    15.JOHN

FRENCH CANFIELD     6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE

CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    William Earl Canfield, a son of William Edward and Bessie Easter

(Ramsey) Canfield, was born August 11, 1939.  He married Janet McCune

in 1958.

 

Children of William Earl and Janet (McCune) Canfield.

 

 96.  (1). Rick

 

 97.  (2). Brad

 

 98.  (3). Angie

         m.------ Ferrebee

 

 99.  (4). Desi

 

 

42.LEONARD MELVIN CANFIELD    23.WILLIAM EDWARD CANFIELD    15.JOHN

FRENCH CANFIELD     6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE

CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Leonard Melvin canfield, a son of William Edward and Bessie Easter

(Ramsey) Canfield, was born February 27, 1943.  He married Sharon Leah

Graham.

 

Children of Leonard Melvin and Sharon Leah (Graham) Canfield.

 

100.  (1). Kelli                                   d.May    1988

 

101.  (2). Kim

 

 

43.SHARON CANFIELD    23.WILLIAM EDWARD CANFIELD    15.JOHN FRENCH

CANFIELD     6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE CANFIELD

1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Sharon Canfield, a daughter of William Edward and Bessie Easter

(Ramsey) Canfield, was born February 15, 1947.  She married Robert

Wayne.  Her second husband is Robert Ramsey.

 

Children of Robert and Sharon (Canfield) Ramsey.

 

102.  (1). Leslie

 

103.  (2). Lisa

 

104.  (3). Jonathan

 

 

44.DELORES JEAN CANFIELD    23.WILLIAM EDWARD CANFIELD    15.JOHN

FRENCH CANFIELD     6.JAMES WILLIAM CANFIELD     3.JOHN SKIDMORE

CANFIELD     1.MOSES CANFIELD

 

    Delores Jean Canfield, a daughter of William Edward and Bessie

Easter (Ramsey) Canfield, was born April 20, 1949.  She married

Russell Triplett.

 

Children of Russell and Delores Jean (Canfield) Triplett.

 

105.  (1). Lori

 

106.  (2). Brian

 

107.  (3). Edward

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Clay County WV History Volume II" pp. 209,210

Cox, Dennis William, "History of Clay County West Virginia" 1989

"Heritage of Braxton County WV 1995" p.236

Karabogias, Pauline and Don Norman, "Descendants of Richard Ramsey"

Melton, e-mail to HCPD Feb 20 2006

Mollohan, Harry James, "Descendants of George Mollohan"