DESCENDANTS OF CORNELIUS GAINER

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                           Don Norman

 

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    According to a "family tree" prepared by Dr. Patrick Gainer, Cornelius Gainer emigrated from Ireland to America in 1725.  His wife is unknown.

 

Children of Cornelius Gainer.

 

  2.  (1). Cornelius               b.c.     1740

         m.Mary ------

 

  3.  (2). Brian                   b.c.     1742   d.c.     1797

         m.Mary -------

 

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Brian Gainer, a son of Cornelius Gainer was born in MD about 1742

and died in Allegheny County MD about 1797.  He married Mary ------.

The settlement deed after Brian and Nancy's deaths name their

children.  Land deeds in Allegheny County record that Mary, George and

Bryan Gainer and Samuel Ayers and Margaret Gainer, His wife and

Nicholas Sturm and Betsy Gainer, his wife, sold two lots to John

Templeton for five shillings August 8, 1803.  Two more lots were sold

to Thomas Pritchard for five shillings May 22, 1805.

 

Children of Brian and Mary Gainer.

 

  4.  (1). George                  b.c.     1765   d.       1845

         m.Sarah Johnson

 

  5.  (2). Elizabeth "Betsey"      b.c.     1770

         m.Nicholas Sturm

 

  6.  (3). Margaret                b.c.     1774

         m.Samuel Ayers

 

  7.  (4). Mary

 

  8.  (5). Bryan                   b.c.     1778

         m.Rachel Black

 

 

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    George Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born about 1765

and died in Gilmer County VA (WV) in 1845.  His will is dated August

30, 1845 and was probated October 26, 1845.  He married Sarah

Johnson.  Sarah, a daughter of Robert and Mary (Vannoy) Johnson, was

born in NJ about 1780 and died in Gilmer County VA (WV) after 1860.

 

Children of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer.

 

  9.  (1). John                    b.c.     1790

         m.Susanna Easter Jul 28 1813

 

 10.  (2). Bryan                   b.c.     1794

         m.Mary Clark Apr  9 1818

 

 11.  (3). Mary                    b.c.     1796

         m.Francis Vannoy Aug 17 1814

 

 12.  (4). Elizabeth               b.c.     1802

         m.John Fling Jan 4 1816

 

 13.  (5). Cornelius               b.       1802   d.Oct    1867

         m.Mary Wright Jun 19 1822

 

 14.  (6). Levi                    b.       1808

         m. Catherine Poling

 

 15.  (7). Michael                 b.       1809

         m.Mary Stallman

 

 16.  (8). Francis                 b.Aug    1814   d.Oct 31 1869

         m. Mary Black Jan 7 1836

 

 17.  (9). Nicholas                b.May    1815   d.Apr  8 1909

         m. Phoebe Poling Apr 5 1843

 

 18. (10). Margaret "Peggy"        b.c.     1820

 

 19. (11). George                  b.Apr   1822    d.Jun 10 1914

         m. Margaret Vannoy Feb 19 1846

 

 

5.ELIZABETH GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Elizabeth "Betsey" Gainer, a daughter of Brian and Mary Gainer,

was born in VA about 1771.  She married Nicholas Sturm.  Nicholas, a

son of Johan Jacob and Maria Margaretha (Dellinger) Sturm, was born at

Sharpsburg, MD about 1763 and died at Teters Creek, Randolph County VA

(WV) March 17, 1841.

 

Children of Nicholas and Elizabeth "Betsey" (Gainer) Sturm.

 

 20.  (1). Henry                   b.Jan  3 1795   d.Jan 15 1872

         m.Elizabeth Stalnaker May 25 1815

         m.Susannah Johnson Oct 24 1824

 

 21.  (2). Bryan                   b.Oct    1797   d.Apr 17 1880

         m.Margaret England  Jun 18 1818

 

 22.  (3). Sarah                   b.c.     1798   d.Sep  8 1882

         m.Amos Poling Oct 21 1819

 

 23.  (4). Mary                    b.Feb  1 1801   d.c.     1889

         m.Roger Poling

 

 23.  (5). Margaret                b.c.     1803   d.Nov 15 1886

         m.David Poling Apr 29 1821

 

 25.  (6). Nicholas                b.c      1805   d.Oct 25 1881

         m.Anna McClaskey Feb 2 1826

 

 26.  (7). Jane                    b.Nov    1806   d.Nov    1870

         m.Barnett Poling  Jan 28 1826

 

 27.  (8). Elizabeth               b.c.     1811

         m.William Hill Mar 15 1833

 

 28.  (9). Mahalia                 b.c.     1813   d.c.     1872

         m.Jesse A. Ryan Sep 26 1836

 

 29. (10). Jacob                   b.       1816

         m.Lettice Ann Poling Oct 29 1836

 

 

6.MARGARET GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Margaret Gainer, a daughter of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born in

Allegany County about 1775.  She married Samuel Ayers in Allegany

County MD.  Samuel was born about 1770.  They are buried on Savage

Mountain near Lonaconing, MD.

 

Known children of Samuel and Margaret (Gainer) Ayers.

 

 30.  (1). Moses                   b.c. 1797

         m.Vashti Potter

 

 

8.BRYAN K. GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Bryan K. Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born in MD

about 1778 and died in Barbour County WV in 1863.  He married Rachel

Black.  They came to Barbour County VA (WV) about 1800.

 

Children of Bryan and Rachel (Black) Gainer.

 

 31.  (1). Benjamin                b.c.     1797

         m.Ann Norman Oct 17 1818

 

 32.  (2). George Washington       b.       1799    d.       1865

         m.Phoebe Schoonover Jul 3 1823

 

 33.  (3). Margaret                b.c.     1803

         m.Abner Schoonover  Sep 25 1823

 

 34.  (4). Jacob B.                b.       1804

         m.Rachel Vannoy Nov 24 1831

 

 35.  (5). Samuel                  b.       1809

         m.Elizabeth Carpenter Jan 15 1832

 

 36.  (6). Catherine               b.c.     1812

         m.Benjamin B. Schoonover Mar 31 1832

 

 37.  (7). Bryan K. Jr.            b.Jul  6 1814   d.Jun  6 1888

         m.Sarah Vannoy Mar 23 1833

 

 

9.JOHN GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

John Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in VA in 1791 and died in Barbour Country WV May 6, 1880. He married Susanna Easter July 28, 1813. Susanna was a daughter of Jacob and Magdalena Easter.

 

Known child of John and Susanna (Easter) Gainer.

 

 38.  (1). Elizabeth                b.c.     1815     d. Feb  1 1884

         m. Jacob S. Bennett November 6, 1833

 

10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS

GAINER

 

    Brian Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born

in Allegheny County VA about 1794.  He married Mary Clark in Randolph

County VA (WV) April 9, 1818. Mary was born in Scioto County Ohio

about 1805. Brian and Mary are listed in the household of their son Anthony in the 1870 Gilmer County WV census.

 

Known children of Brian and Mary (Clark) Gainer.

 

 39.  (1). John                    b.c.     1820   d.Oct 13 1847

         m.Mary Stalman Sep 23 1843

 

 40.  (2). George                  b.c.     1827

         m.Maria Poling Oct 19, 1846

 

 41.  (3). Brian                   b.c.     1830

        

 42.  (4). Cornelius               b.c.     1831

         m.Susannah ------

         m.Jane Cooper

 

 43.  (5). Francis                 b.c.     1833

         m.Louisa J.-------

 

 44.  (6). Nelson                  b.c.     1834

 

 45.  (7). Henson                  b.c.     1838

         m. Serena Gainer Jan 9 1864 Gilmer County WV

 

 46.  (8). Samuel                  b.c.     1842

 

 47.  (9). Anthony                 b.c.     1842

         m.Mahala Jane Weaver Nov  5 1865

 

 

11.MARY GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS

GAINER

 

    Mary Gainer, a daughter of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was

born in Allegheny County MD about 1796.  She married Francis Vannoy in

Randolph County Va (WV) April 9, 1818. Francis, a son of Benjamin and

Mary Vannoy, moved with his family to Gilmer County, VA about 1830.

 

Children of Francis and Mary "Molly" (Gainer) Vannoy.

 

 48.  (1). Benjamin G.            b.c.     1815

          m.Isabella Stump

 

 49.  (2). Jane                   b.c.     1816

          m.Jacob M. Stump

 

 50.  (3). Mary                   b.c.     1821

          m.Jacob J. Stump

 

 51.  (4). Elizabeth              b.c.     1828

          m.Brian Gainer

 

 52.  (5). William                b.c.     1831

          m.Nancy Gainer

 

 

12.ELIZABETH GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Elizabeth Gainer, a daughter of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer,

was born in Allegheny County MD about 1800and died in 1867.  She

married John Fling in Randolph County January 4, 1816.  John was born

in Fayette County PA about 1793 and died in Gilmer County VA (WV) in

1861.

    John and Elizabeth are listed in the 1830 Randolph County VA

census.  They moved to Gilmer County VA (WV) about 1831 and they

appear in the 1850 and 1860 Gilmer census.

 

Children of John and Elizabeth (Gainer) Fling.

 

 53.  (1). George                  b.Jul  2 1817   d.Jan  8 1889

         m.Hannah Bush May 18 1843

 

 54.  (2). Jane                    b.Jul 28 1819

         m.William Wilson

 

 55.  (3). Henry                   b.Jul 14 1821   d.       1906

         m.Eunice Fisher

         m.Rebecca Holbert

 

 56.  (4). Levi                    b.Aug  9 1823   d.       1905

         m.Elizabeth Bush Heckert Aug 9 1869

 

 57.  (5). Mary                    b.Nov 26 1825

         m.David Ayres

 

 58.  (6). Sandford                b.Feb 24 1828   d.Apr  1 1854

 

 59.  (7). Sarah "Sallie"          b.Dec 22 1830   d.       1864

         m.Thomas Hardman

 

 60.  (8). Francis Gainer          b.Feb 13 1835

         m.Alicie Bush

 

 

13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Cornelius Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in Allegheny County MD about 1802 and died in Gilmer County WV October 16, 1867.  He married Mary Wright in Randolph County VA June 19, 1822.  Mary, a daughter of William and Anna Wright, was born February 2, 1804 and died in Gilmer County VA (WV) August 18, 1859.

The family apparently moved from Randolph County VA (WV) to Lewis

County VA (WV) about 1842.

 

Children of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer.

 

 61.  (1). Susan                   b.c.     1827

 

 62.  (2). Brian                   b.c.     1828

         m. Elizabeth A. Vannoy December 9, 1854

 

 63.  (3). Frank N.                b.Feb 20 1834   d.       1915

         m.Louisa J. Black

 

 64.  (4). Elizabeth “Betsy”       b.c.     1836

 

 65.  (5). George                  b. Oct   1839

         m.Narcissa Webster

 

 66.  (6). Eliam Tilbert           b. Dec 21 1840    d. Feb 11 1921

   m. Nancy Pickens  Dec 11 1862

         m. Sarah A. (Allen) Fitzpatrick Apr 18 1886

 

 67.  (7). Margaret "Peggy"        b.c.     1843

 

 68.  (8). Nancy                   b.c.     1845

         m.William Vannoy

 

 69.  (9). James                   b.c.     1847

          m. Mary Rafferty  May 28 1868 Calhoun County WV 

 

 

15.MICHAEL GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER 1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Michael Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) about 1809 and died in Gilmer County WV June 12, 1882.  He married Mary "Polly" Stallman in Randolph County VA December 31, 1837.  Mary was born in Randolph County in May 1815.

 

Children of Michael and Mary "Polly" (Stallman) Gainer.

 

 70.  (1). Sarah                   b.Dec 12 1839

         m.George Riddel  Sep 1 1859

 

 71.  (2). Catharine               b.c.     1840

 

 72.  (3). Garrett  Johnson        b. Oct   1845

         m.Virginia Amos Jan 21 1871

 

 73.  (4). Martha                  b.c.     1842

 

 74.  (5). Henry H.                  b. Feb   1849

         M. Mary Jane Heckert Feb 5 1873 Gilmer County WV

 

 75.  (6). Margaret                b.c.     1852

         m. Jacob Bennett Mar 25 2875 Gilmer County WV

 

 76.  (7). Vashti                  b.       1853

         m.Adam G. Dobbins Nov 7 1872

 

 

16.FRANCIS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Francis Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) August 1814 and died in Gilmer County WV October 31, 1869. He married Mary Black in Randolph County VA (WV) January 7, 1836.  Mary was born in Randolph County about 1815 and died in Gilmer County December 24, 1888.

 

Children of Francis and Mary (Black) Gainer.

 

 77.  (1). Nancy                   b.c.     1836

         m.William S. Vannoy Oct 19 1854

 

 78.  (2). Arminda                 b.c.     1838

         m.Sylvester Gainer

 

 79.  (3). Caroline                b.c.     1842

 

 80.  (4). Massalona               b.c.     1843   d.       1859

 

 81.  (5). Serena                  b.c.     1845

         m. Henson Gainer Jan 9 1864 Gilmer County WV

 

 82.  (6). Harriet                 b.c.     1846

         m.Granville H. Gainer May 11 1867

 

 83.  (7). Perry                   b.       1850   d.       1903

 

 84.  (8). Minter Elzie "Jack"     b.Aug 22 1857   d.Aug 26 1911

         m.Ethel Ann Bush Nov  7 1872

 

 85.  (9). Ruhama                  b.c.     1854

         m.Henry A. Heckert Nov 6 1873

 

 86. (10). Preston P.              b. Dec   1855

         m.Hannah Louise Fling May 21 1884

 

 87. (11). Fanny M.                b.c.     1859

         m.George E. Lockert Mar 31 1879

 

 

17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Nicholas Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in May 1815 and died in Gilmer County WV April 8, 1909.  He married phoebe Poling in Barbour County VA (WV) April 5, 1843.  Phoebe, a daughter of Martin D. and Mary Poling, was born in Randolph County in November 1826 and died in Gilmer County February 9, 1910.

 

Children of Nicholas and Phoebe (Poling) Gainer.

 

 88.  (1). Austin                  b.c.     1845

         m.Missouri Barnett

 

 89.  (2). George Martin           b.       1846   d.before 1860

 

 90.  (3). Francis                 b.Dec    1848   d.       1928

         m.Nancy H. Davidson Aug 16 1869

 

 91.  (4). Ann Eliza               b.       1849   d.before 1860

 

 92.  (5). Virginia C.             b.c.     1852

         m.Draper Camden Stalnaker Mar 20 1873

 

 93.  (6). James B.                b.c.     1855

         m.Lavena Holbert Apr 6 1876

 

 94.  (7). Levi                    b.Aug 17 1856   d.Jan 21 19s40

         m.Elzarah Jane Davidson Feb 19 1891

 

 95.  (8). Mary C.                 b.Oct    1857

         m.Jehu H. Wilson Oct 5 1876

 

 96.  (9) Sarah Margaret           b.Jan    1860   d.Dec 30 1943

         m.Francisco Wilson May 4 1876

 

 97. (10). William V.              b.Jul    1866   d.Feb  9 1944

         m.Cora B. Lewis Jan 31 1891

 

 

19.GEORGE GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS

GAINER

 

    George Gainer, a son of George and Sarah (Johnson) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in April 1822 and died June 10, 1914. He married Margaret Vannoy in Gilmer County VA (WV) February 19, 1846. Margaret was born in Randolph County about 1824 and died in Gilmer county WV before 1880. In the 1800 Gilmer County WV census, George is a widower, with his 70 year old sister Margaret as housekeeper.

 

Children of George and Margaret (Vannoy) Gainer.

 

 98.  (1). Rebecca                 b.c.     1846

         m. Andrew Colman Norman Jun 4 1879 Gilmer County WV

 

 99.  (2). Nicholas                b.c.     1848

 

100.  (3). Daniel                  b.c.     1854

 

101.  (4). Phoebe                  b.c.     1857

 

102.  (5). Irvin S.                b.c.     1863

 

 

32.GEORGE WASHINGTON GAINER     8.BRYAN K. GAINER    1.CORNELIUS

GAINER

 

    George Washington Gainer, a son of Brian Gainer and Rachel (Black)

Gainer, was born in Barbour County VA (WV) in 1799 and died in

Randolph County in 1865.  He married Phoebe Schoonover in Randolph

County July 3, 1823. Phoebe, a daughter of Benjamin and Mary (Hand)

Schoonover, was born in Randolph County Va (WV) in 1798 and died there

January 29, 1887.

 

Children of George Washington and Phoebe (Schoonover) Gainer.

 

103.  (1). Lucinda                 b.Jan 12 1838   d.Dec 31 1903

         m.John Bright  Aug 23 1838

 

104.  (2). Daniel G.               b.       1822

         m.Rachel Matthews

 

105.  (3). Nancy

         m.Robert Ferguson Jr. Feb 14 1845

 

106.  (4). Susanna                 b.       1830

         m.Milton Triplett Oct 23 1850

 

107.  (5). Delila                  b.       1831

         m.Jesse Coberly  Mar 11 1854

 

108.  (6). John                    b.       1832

         m.Elizabeth Bolyard  Nov 24 1853

 

109.  (7). Bryan G.                b.Jul  9 1832   d.Oct 24 1892

         m.Virginia Etta Goddins  Aug 19 1858

         m.Harriet Pride

 

110.  (8). Emily                   b.       1834

 

111.  (9). Margaret                b.Dec 25 1836   d.Dec 15 1896

         m.John Jehu Wilmoth  Oct 2 1855

 

112. (10). Sturm                   b.       1839

         Died in the Civil War

 

113. (11). Samuel W.               b.       1841

         m.Elizabeth Stansberry

 

114. (12). George E.               b.       1843

         m.Mary J. ------

 

115. (13). Phoebe                  b.       1847

         m.Moses P. Collett  Aug 17 1875

 

 

37.BRYAN K. GAINER JR.    8.BRYAN K. GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Bryan Gainer Jr., a son Bryan and Rachel (Black) Gainer, was born

July 6. 1814 and died in Barbour County WV in June 6, 1888.  He

married Sarah Vannoy in Randolph County January 20, 1833.  Sarah, a

daughter of Benjamin and Mary Vannoy, was born February 17, 1816 and

died December 21, 1903.  His will is found in Barbour County will book

#1, page 445 and is dated March 6, 1878 and was probated August 14,

1888.

 

Children of Bryan K. Jr. and Sarah (Vannoy) Gainer.

 

116.  (1). Rachel                  b.c.     1834

         m.Peter Poling

 

117.  (2). Montraville             b.c.     1836

         m.Sarah E. Poling Jan 29 1856

 

118.  (3). Stalnaker J.            b.c.     1838

         m.Lucinda E. Gainer Sep 8 1859

 

119.  (4). Haymond                 b.c.     1840

         m.Servica Phillips Nov 24 1864

 

120.  (5). Rebecca J.              b.c.     1842   d.Feb  5 1931

         m.Levi Poling Mar 26 1859

 

121.  (6). Nancy                   b.c.     1844

 

122.  (7). George H.               b.c.     1848   d.       1935

         m.Arminta Ryan Nov 17 1869

 

123.  (8). Mary                    b.c.     1852

         m.Allen Skidmore Oct 25 1874

 

124.  (9). Bryan W.                b.c.     1855

         m.Olive V. Batton Aug 29 1876

 

125. (10). Loretta                 b.c.     1857

         m.John Wilson Mar  8 1873

 

 

39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN

GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    John Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary (Clark) Gainer, was born about 1820 and died October 13, 1847.  He married Mary Stalman September 23, 1843.  Mary, a daughter of Philip and Nancy (Haverty) Stalman, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) in 1823 and died in 1902. She married Alpheus Mathews in Calhoun County VA (WV) October 22, 1856.

 

Children of John and Mary (Stalman) Gainer.

 

126.  (1). Sylvester               b.       1844

         m.Arminda Gainer

         m.Amanda C. Bennett Dec 9 1879

 

127.  (2). Granville               b.       1846   d.       1933

         m.Harriet Gainer  May 11 1867

 

128.  (3). Albert                  b.       1848

         m.Susan A. Lowden Aug 18 1870

 

 

40.GEORGE GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN

GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    George Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary (Clark) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA about 1827.  He married Maria Poling in Barbour County VA October 19, 1846.  Maria was born in Randolph County about 1827.  The couple moved to Gilmer county VA (WV) about 1859.  Maria apparently died between 1868 and 1870.

    George apparently married Eliza (-----) Westfall between 1870 and

1880.  She is listed with him in the 1880 Gilmer County census.  She

was born in VA about 1838.

 

Children of George and Maria (Poling) Gainer.

 

129.  (1). David                   b.c.     1849   d.       1909

         m.Martha Adaline Otto Sep 23 1869

 

130.  (2). Margaret C.             b.c.     1852

         m. Jacob Bennett Mar 25 1875 Gilmer County WV

 

131.  (3). Ruhama                  b.c.     1855

         m. Henry A. Heckert Nov  6 1873 Gilmer county WV

 

132.  (4). Emily J.                b.c.     1856

         m. M.V. Westfall  Feb 12 1875 Gilmer County WV

 

133.  (5). Vernetta                b.c.     1858

 

134.  (6). Bunea Vista             b.c.     1858

 

135.  (7). John S.                 b.c.     1860

         m Eda J. Haney Jun 10 1888 Gilmer County WV

 

136.  (8). William J.              b.c.     1863

        

137.  (9). Mary                    b.c.     1865

 

138. (10). Hilary A.              b.c.     1868                                

         m. Amanda G. Holbert Jun 1 1890 Gilmer County WV

 

Known child of ----- and Eliza (----) Westfall.

 (Step child of George Gainer.)

 

139.  (1). Fremont                b.c.      1862

 

 

42.CORNELIUS GAINER     10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Cornelius Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) about 1831.  He married Susannah Davisson in Gilmer County VA (WV) November 29, 1854. Susannah was born in Lewis County VA (WV) about 1833 and apparently died about 1862.  Cornelius married Jane (Bush) Cooper in 1863.

Jane, who was born in VA about 1841, was the widow of Robert Samuel Cooper.

 

Children of Cornelius and Susannah (Davisson) Gainer.

 

140.  (1). Florinda                b.c.     1856

 

141.  (2). Louisa                  b.c.     1857

 

142.  (3). Christina               b.c.     1858

 

143.  (4). Jacob                   b.       1860

          m. Phoebe Grogg Apr 8 1883 Calhoun County WV
          m. Helen Carder Aug 19 1888
 

144.  (5). Israel A.               b.c.     1862

         m.Malissa -------

 

Children of John S. and Jane (Bush) Cooper.

 (Step children of Cornelius Gainer.)

 

145.  (1). Granville D. Cooper     b.c.     1859

 

146.  (2). Florence L. Cooper      b.c.     1861

 

Children of Cornelius and Jane (Bush) [Cooper] Gainer

 

147.  (1). Mary E.                 b.c.     1863

 

 

43.FRANCIS GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN

GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Francis Gainer, believed to be a son of Brian and Mary (Clark)

Gainer, was born in Randolph Country VA about 1833. He married Louisa Jane

-----. Louisa was born in Randolph County about 1838.

 

Children of Francis and Louisa Jane Gainer.

 

148.  (1). Edwin W.                b. Oct   1858

   m. Ida Bigler Dec 25 1889 Calhoun County WV

 

149.  (2). Mary E.                 b.c.     1859

 

150.  (3). Amanda E.               b.c.     1862                               

 

151.  (4). Isaac L.                b.c.     1866

 

152.  (5). Lloyd T.                b.       1869

         m. Esta Stump Jan 16 1898 Gilmer county WV

 

153.  (6). Lilly May               b.c.     1871

         m. Albert Wigner

154.  (7). Okey J.                 b.c.     1874

         m. Clara Dobbins Nov 26 1900

 

155.  (8). William S.              b.       1881

         m. America Wigner

 

45.HENSON GAINER     10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Henson Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born about 1838.  He married Serena Gainer in Gilmer County WV January 9, 1864.  Serena, a daughter of Francis and Mary (Black) Gainer, was born in VA about 1844.

 

Known children of Henson and Serena Gainer.

 

156.  (1). William E.              b.c.     1865

 

157.  (2). Leila Ellen             b.       1870

 

158.  (3). Hattie R.               b.c.     1875

 

47.ANTHONY GAINER     10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Anthony Gainer, a son of Brian and Mary Gainer, was born about

1842.  He married Mahala Jane Weaver November 5, 1865.  Mahala, a

daughter of John Alexander and Nancy Jane (Proudfoot) Weaver, was born

in Barbour County VA (WV) November 5, 1848 and died March 9, 1934.

 

Known children of Anthony and Mahala Jane (Weaver) Gainer.

 

159.  (1). Samuel B.               b.c.     1867

 

 

62.BRIAN GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Brian Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer, was born in

Randolph County VA (WV) about 1830 and died in Gilmer County WV before 1900. He married Elizabeth A. Vannoy in Gilmer County WV December 9, 1854. Elizabeth A. Vannoy, a daughter of Francis and Mary "Molly" (Gainer) Vannoy, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) in March 1827. She is listed in the 1900 Gilmer County WV census as a widow.

 

Children of Brian and Elizabeth A. (Vannoy) Gainer.

 

160.  (1). Virginia C.            b.c.     1856

         m. Tazwell E. Gainer Mar 4 1877 Gilmer county WV

 

161.  (2). Melvina                b.c.     1858

         m. Henry C. Weese Sep 3 1879 Gilmer county WV

 

162.  (3). Charles W.             b.Nov    1860

         m. ?

         m. Delia O. (-----) Wilson Feb 23 1907 Gilmer county WV

 

163.  (4). William T.             b. Feb   1864

         m. Ella B. Wigner Apr 30 1885

 

164.  (5). Mary A.                b.       1870

         m. Tazwell E. Gainer Nov 1 1891 Gilmer County WV

 

165.  (6). Cora E.                b. Jun  1872

          m. William M. Bennett Nov 17 1895

 

 

63.FRANK N. GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Frank N. Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) February 20, 1834 and died in 1915. He married Louisa Jane Black.  Louisa was born in Randolph County September 26, 1841 and died December 23, 1910.

 

Children of Frank N. and Louisa Jane (Black) Gainer.

 

166.  (1). Edgar W.                b.c.     1867

 

167.  (2). Mary E.                 b.c.     1869

 

168.  (3). Amanda E.               b.c.     1862

 

169.  (4). Isaac Lee               b.Sep  6 1865   d.Mar  6 1958

         m.Roanna Richards Apr 9 1893

 

170.  (5). Mary A.                 b.c.     1869

 

 

65.GEORGE GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    George Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in October 1839.  He married Narcissus Webster.  Narcissus was born in Marion County VA (WV) in July 1831.

 

Children of George and Narcissus (Webster) Gainer.

 

171.  (1). Delphia Alice           b.Feb    1863   d.       1938

         m.James M. Johnson

         m.Amos M. Penninger

 

172.  (2). William A.J.            b.c.     1863   d.       1930

 

173.  (3). John F.A.               b. Jul   1865  d.       1944

         M. Cora B. Ingram Apr 17 1896 Gilmer county WV

 

174.  (4). Coleman James           b.c.     1869   d.       1952

         m.Addie Myrtle Sturm

 

175.  (5). Elymus                  b.       1871   d.       1927

         m.Satti Van Dyne

 

 

66.ELIAM TILBERT GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Eliam Tilbert Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer, was born in Barbour County VA (WV) December 21, 1840 and died in Gilmer County WV February 11, 1921. He married Nancy Pickens in Gilmer County WV December 11, 1862. Nancy, a daughter of Alexander J. and Mary “Polly” Pickens, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) about 1840 and died in Gilmer County WV after 1880.

      Eliam married Sarah A. (Allen) Fitzpatrick in Gilmer county April 18, 1886. Sarah, a daughter of William and Susannah Allen, was born in Va about 1854. She married David Fitzpatrick about 1870. David, a son of David and Margaret (Powers) Fitzpatrick, was born about 1839 and died before 1880. Sarah, a 26 year old widow, is listed in the household of her brother, Levi Allen, in the 1880 Gilmer County WV census.

 

Children of Eliam Tilbert and Nancy (Pickens) Gainer.

 

176.  (1). Albert F.                      b.c.   1864

 

177.  (2). William J.                     b.c.   1866

         m. Lulu Wigner Feb 15 1891 Gilmer County WV

 

178.  (3). Charles L.                     b.c.   1870

 

179.  (4). Asbury J.               b.       1872

          m. Mahala Weese  Mar 12 1893 Calhoun County WV

 

180.  (5). Silas Tolbert                  b.c.   1875

         m.Vashti Jane Bennett  Oct 20 1896 Gilmer County WV

 

181.  (6). Elihu                    b. Aug  1879

         m. Cora E. Godfrey Oct 17 1898 Gilmer County WV

 

Children of David and Sarah A. (Allen) Fitzpatrick.

 (Step Children of Eliam Tilbert Gainer.)

 

182.  (1). Emery W.                       b.c.   1871

 

183.  (2). Levi Albert                    b.c.   1873

         m. Lillie May Bennett May 22 1892 Gilmer county WV

 

184.  (3). Cora May                       b.c.   1877

         m. Richard M. Smith Nov 27 1895 Gilmer county WV

 

Children of Eliam Tilbert and Sarah A. (Allen) [Fitzpatrick] Gainer.

 

185.  (1). Bertha P.                b. Jan   1888

         m. Worthy Collins Aug 20 1905 Gilmer County WV

 

186.  (2). Ethel G.                 b. Nov  1891

         m. Robert Bush Aug 22 1917 Gilmer County WV

 

 

Known children of Elam and Nancy Gainer.

 

186.  (1). Albert F.               b.c.     1865

 

187.  (2). William J.              b.c.     1866

 

188.  (3). Charles L.              b.c.     1870

 

189.  (5). Silas T.                b.       1875

 

190.  (6). Eliha                   b.Aug    1879

 

 

69.JAMES M. GAINER  13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

        James M. Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Mary (Wright) Gainer, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) about 1847 and died in Calhoun County WV between 1890 and 1900. He married Mary Rafferty in Calhoun County WV May 28, 1868 Calhoun County WV. Mary, a daughter of Patrick and Nancy Rafferty, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) September 1851. She is listed in the 1900 Calhoun County WV census. She was the mother of 8 children, with 5 living.

 

Known children of James M. and Mary E. (Rafferty) Gainer.

 

191.  (1). Nancy                    b. Mar   1870

 

192.  (2). John Thomas H.            b. Mar   1873

 

193.  (3). William H.               b. Jun   1875

 

194.  (4). Avery E.                 b. Aug   1881

 

195.  (5). Mirtie E.                b. May   1891

 

72.GARRETT JOHNSON GAINER     15.MICHAEL GAINER     1.GEORGE

GAINER

 

    Garrett Johnson Gainer, a son of Michael and Mary "Polly" (Stallman) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in October 1845. He served in the Civil War.  He married Virginia H. Amos in Gilmer County WV January 26, 1871. Virginia, a daughter of Rolly W. and Elizabeth Amos, was born about 1848.

 

Known children of Garrett Johnson and Virginia (Amos) Gainer.

 

196.  (1). Clarence Everett         b. Aug   1872

         m. Bertha Jane Ferrell Mar 24 1895 Calhoun County WV

 

 

74.HENRY H. GAINER   15.MICHAEL GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER 1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Henry H. Gainer, a son of Michael and Mary "Polly" (Stallman) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) in February 1849. He married Mary Jane Heckert February 5, 1873 in Gilmer County WV. Mary, a daughter of William and Louisa Heckert, was born in VA in August 1849.

      They are listed in the 1900 Gilmer county WV census. Mary was the mother of 4 children, with 2 living.

 

Know children of Henry H. and Mary Jane (Heckert) Gainer

 

197.  (1). Missouri E.              b.c.    1876

 

198.  (2). Silas F.                 b.c.  1877

 

199.  (3). Julian                   b. Mar  1883

 

200.  (4). Ira I.                   b. Oct  1889

 

 

84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER    16.FRANCIS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Minter Elzie "Jack" Gainer, a son of Francis and Mary (Black)

Gainer, was born August 22, 1857 and died August 26, 1911.  He married

Ethel Ann Bush November 7, 1872.  Ethel, a daughter of George W. and

Mary (McQuain) Bush, was born February 12, 1853 and died May 13, 1899.

 

Children of Minter Elzie and Ethel Ann (Bush) Gainer.

 

201.  (1). Florinda F.             b.       1874   d.       1960

         m.Luther Ellyson

 

202.  (2). Cora Lee                b.       1875   d.       1961

         m.Ira Ellyson Jan 3 1897

 

203.  (3). Preston E.              b. Sep   1877   d.       1964

         m.Oma Bollinger

 

204.  (4). Okey Francis            b.Sep 26 1879   d.Feb 25 1967

         m.Dottie F. Cooper

 

205.  (5). Mary Locia              b.       1881   d.infant

 

206.  (6). Grace                   b.       1883   d.       1920

         m.Ervin Mitchell

 

207.  (7). George C.               b. Feb   1885   d.       1917

         m.Ercel Conrad

 

208.  (8). Harley                  b. Jan    1887   d.       1970

         m.Ada Stalnaker

 

209.  (9). Dica                    b.       1888   d.       1986

         m.Charles Braden

 

210. (10). Chloe                   b. Sep   1890   d.       1984

         m.Clifford Baumgardner

 

211. (11). Verta                   b.       1892   d.       1979

         m.Ray Singleton

 

212. (12). Emma Grace              b. Feb  1895

 

 

86.PRESTON P. GAINER     16.FRANCIS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Preston P. "Presley" Gainer, a son of Francis and Mary (Black) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) in December 1855 and died in 1916. He married Hannah Louise Fling in Gilmer county WV May 21, 1884.  Hannah, a daughter of William Jackson and Janetta Alice (Gainer) Fling, was born January 9, 1860 and died April 22, 1931.

 

Children of Preston P. and Hannah Louise (Fling) Gainer.

 

213.  (1). Lydia G.                b. Nov   1885   d.       1943

         m.Leo Bradshaw

 

214.  (2). Minnie G.               b. Masy  1888   d.       1970

         m.Howard Wilson

 

215.  (3). Ananias                 b.Sep 30 1890     d.May 14 1954

         m.Mabel Gainer

 

216.  (4). Homer A.                b. Sep  1892   d.       1920

 

217.  (5). Silas D.                b. Mar  1895   d.       1918

         Died in World War I

 

218.  (6). Francis B.              b.Jul 19 1898     d.Sep 20 1898

 

219.  (7). Vera R.                 b.Sep 18 1901d.Mar  6 1902

 

 

90.FRANCIS GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN

GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Francis Gainer, a son of Nicholas and Phoebe (Poling) Gainer, was

born in Va in December 1848 and died in 1928. He married Nancy H. Davidson August 16, 1869. Nancy was born in VA in August 1847.

 

Child of Nancy H. Davidson.

 (Step child of Francis Gainer.)

 

220.  (1). Elzarah Davidson        b.c.     1864

 

Children of Francis and Nancy H. (Davidson) Gainer.

 

221.  (1). Lloyd Edward            b.c.     1877

         m. Katherine Gaston

 

222.  (2). Myrtle                  b. May   1884

 

 

94.LEVI GAINER   17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Levi Gainer, a son of Nicholas and Phoebe (Poling) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) August 17, 1856 and died January 21, 1940. He married Elzarah Jane Davidson in Gilmer county February 9, 1881. She was born in Gilmer County in October 1863.

 

Known children of Levi and Elzara (Davidson) Gainer.

 

223.  (1). Olive D.                 b. Nov   1881

 

224.  (2). Octava M.                b. Feb   1884

 

225.  (3). Lettice G.               b. Dec   1886

 

226.  (4). Francis I.               b. Mar   1892

 

227.  (5). Minnie F.                b. Feb   1895

 

228.  (6). Pruda M.                 b. Dec   1897

 

229.  (7). Hall                     b.c.     1901

 

230.  (8). Burdette                 b.c.     1905

 

231.  (9). Walter                   b.c.     1908

 

 

97.WILLIAM V. GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER

3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    William V. Gainer, a son of Nicholas and Phoebe (Poling) Gainer, was born in July 1866 and died February 9, 1944.  He married Cora Belle Lewis January 31, 1891.  Cora, a daughter of John and Malinda Jane (Mowery) Lewis) was born December 7, 1868 and died December 8, 1910.

 

Children of William V. and Cora Belle (Lewis) Gainer.

 

232.  (1). Ulysses Cecil           b. Feb   1891

         m. Alma -----

 

233.  (2). James Howard            b. Apr   1892

 

234.  (3). William S.              b. Jan  1894

 

235.  (4). Ona Floyd               b. Sep  1895

 

236.  (5). Creed                   b.c.     1900

 

237.  (6). Oscar                   b.c.     1902

 

238.  (7). Orval

 

 

104.DANIEL G. GAINER     32.GEORGE WASHINGTON GAINER     8.BRYAN K.

GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Daniel G. Gainer, a son of George Washington and Phoebe (Schoonover) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in 1822 and died after 1896, probably in Idaho.  He married Rachel Matthews. Rachel was born about 1830 in Randolph County.

 

Children of Daniel G. and Rachel (Matthews) Gainer.

 

239.  (1). Matthew Luther          b.       1854

         m.Lydia Ann Phares 1883

 

240.  (2). Sturms                  b.c.     1860

 

241.  (3). Robert E.L.             b.c.     1865

 

242.  (4). Amos L.                 b.c.     1870

 

243.  (5). William C.              b.c.     1870

 

244.  (6). Silas W.                b.c.     1874

 

 

113.SAMUEL W. GAINER     32.GEORGE WASHINGTON GAINER     8.BRYAN K.

GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Samuel W. Gainer, a son of George Washington and Phoebe (Schoonover) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in 1841.  He married Elizabeth Stansberry in 1860.  Elizabeth, a daughter of Jonah and Sallie (Pride) Stansberry, was born in Barbour County VA (WV) about 1840.

 

Children of Samuel W. and Elizabeth (Stansberry) Gainer.

 

245.  (1). Stansberry J.           b.c.     1862

 

246.  (2). Sarah A.                b.c.     1864

 

247.  (3). Alcinda L.              b.c.     1866

 

248.  (4). Elam E.                 b.c.     1868

 

249.  (5). Delila B.               b.c.     1870

 

250.  (6). Alice Bird              b.c.     1872

 

251.  (7). Mary E.                 b.c.     1874

 

252.  (8). Vinnie Olive            b.c.     1876

 

 

126.SYLVESTER GAINER    39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Sylvester Gainer, a son of John and Mary (Stalman) Gainer, was born in VA in 1844.  He married Arminda Gainer.  Arminda, a daughter of Francis and Mary (Black) Gainer, was born in Randolph County VA about 1838 and died in Gilmer County about 1878.

    Sylvester married Amanda C. Bennett in Gilmer County December 9, 1879.  Amanda was born in VA about 1855.

 

Children of Sylvester and Arminda (Gainer) Gainer.

 

253.  (1). Harriet E.              b.c.     1867

   m. William Oliver Westfall Jul 10 1884 Gilmer County WV

 

254.  (2). Mary A.                 b.c.     1869

 

255.  (3). Granville F.            b.       1870

 

256.  (4). Francis G.              b.c.     1871

 

257.  (5). Okey Johnson            b.c.     1873

 

258.  (6). Laura Gay               b.c.     1875

 

259.  (7). Robert F.               b.c.     1878

 

 

127.GRANVILLE H. GAINER    39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Granville H. Gainer, a son of John and Mary (Stalman) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County Va (WV) in March 1846 and died in 1933.  He married Harriet Gainer in Gilmer County May 11, 1867.  Harriet, a daughter of Francis and Mary (Black) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County in July 1846.

 

Known children of Granville H. and Harriet (Gainer) Gainer.

 

260.  (1). Missouri M.             b.c.     1871

 

251.  (2). John A.                 b. Mar   1876

         M. Mollie J. Anderson Nov 24 1895 Gilmer County WV

 

262.  (3). Virginia G.             b. Mar   1876

         m. Joseph T. Hinzman Mar 13 1892

 

 

128.ALBERT GAINER    39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE

GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Albert Gainer, a son of John and Mary (Stalman) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA in 1848.  He married Susan Abagail Lowden in Gilmer County August 18, 1870.  Susan, a daughter of Thomas and Sarah Lowden was born in VA about 1854.

 

Known children of Albert and Susan A. (Lowden) Gainer.

 

263.  (1). John T.                 b.c.     1871

 

264.  (2). Alice May               b.c.     1872

         m. Lewis E. Ayers Dec 5 1889 Gilmer County WV

 

265.  (3). Mary E.                 b.c.     1874

 

266.  (4). Charles T.              b.c.     1875

 

267.  (5). Ernest L.               b. Mar   1883

         m. Mary A. Ferguson Aug 22 1913 Gilmer County WV

 

129.DAVID GAINER     40.GEORGE GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE

GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    David Gainer, a son of George and Maria (Poling) Gainer, was born in Barbour County VA (WV) about 1849 and died in Gilmer County WV in 1909.  He married Martha Adaline Otto in Gilmer County September 23, 1869.  Martha, a daughter of Armenious T. and Catherine (Nicholas) Otto, was born June 13, 1849 and died in Gilmer County February 28, 1931.

 

Children of David and Martha Adaline (Otto) Gainer.

 

268.  (1). Delphia Alice            b.Aug 20 1870

         m.John Warren Bush Aug 25 1897

 

269.  (2). Serena Catherine "Rene" b.Apr 22 1872   d.Jan 26 1954

         m.John Albert Robertson Dec  5 1889

 

270.  (3). Faney "Fanny"           b.Feb 15 1874

         m.Newton Selmon Jul 31 1890

 

271.  (4). Margaret Adaline        b.Feb 12 1879   d.Aug  9 1951

         m.Mandaville Floyd Bush Jun 5 1898

 

 

138.HILARY A. GAINER  40.GEORGE GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Hilary A. Gainer, a son of George and Maria (Poling) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in December 1869. He married Amanda G. Holbert June 1, 1890 in Gilmer County WV. She was born in WV in August 1873.

 

Known children of Hilary and Amanda G. (Holbert) Gainer.

 

272.  (1). Coca M.                  b. Mar   1891

 

273.  (2). Elbert Creed             b. Feb   1896

 

274.  (3). Drillie Pearl (f)        b. Oct   1897

 

275.  (4). Alfred                   b.c.     1901

 

276.  (5). Ralph                    b.c.     1903

 

 

143.JACOB N. GAINER  42.CORNELIUS GAINER     10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

        Jacob N. Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Susannah (Davisson) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) in April 1860. He married Phoebe Grogg April 8, 1883 in Calhoun County WV. Phoebe, a daughter of Henry N. and Eliza Grogg, was born in VA about 1863 and died in Calhoun County before 1888.
        Jacob married Helen Carder August 19, 1888 in Calhoun County. Helen, a daughter of William and Evaline Carder, was born in January 1863. Jacob and Helen are listed in the 1900 Calhoun County WV census. Helen was the mother of 5 children, with 4 living.
 
Known children of Jacob N. and Helen (Carder) Gainer.
 
277.  (1). Cora                       b. Jun  1889
 
278.  (2). Della                      b. Dec  1892
 
279.  (3). Harold J.                  b. Jan  1895
 
280.  (4). Albert D.                  b. May  1898
 

281.  (5). Carl                        b.c.    1902

 

282.  (6). Chloe                     b.c.    1905

 

 

144.ISRAEL A. GAINER   42.CORNELIUS GAINER     10.BRIAN GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Israel A. Gainer, a son of Cornelius and Susannah Gainer, was born

in WV about 1864. He married Malissa ------. Malissa was born in WV in

1868.

    They are listed in the 1900 Calhoun County WV census. They had been

married 15 years and Malissa was the mother of 6 children, with 4

living.

 

Known children of Israel A. and Malissa Gainer.

 

283.  (1). Dora                    b.       1888

 

284.  (2). Homer                   b.May    1890

 

285.  (3). Edward                  b.May    1893

 

286.  (4). Nay                     b.       1899

 

 

148.EDWIN W. GAINER  43.FRANCIS GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Edwin W. Gainer, a son of Francis and Louisa Jane Gainer, was born in Gilmer County VA (WV) in October 1858. He married Ida Bigler in Calhoun County December 25, 1889. Ida, a daughter of George W. Bigsler, was born in PA in May 1870.

NOTE: Edwin is listed as Edgare W. in the 1880 Gilmer County WV census and as Edward W. in the 1900 Calhoun County census and as Edwin W. in the Calhoun County marriage records.

 

Known child of Edwin W. and Ida (Bigler) Gainer.

 

287.  (1). Fred                     b. May   1890

 

 

152.LLOYD T. GAINER  43.FRANCIS GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

       Lloyd T. Gainer, a son of Francis and Louisa Jane Gainer, was born in Gilmer county WV in July 1870. He married Esta Stump in Gilmer county January 16, 1898. Esta, a daughter of Commodore Perry and Emily Josephine (Ferrell) Stump, was born in Gilmer county in April 1869.

 

Known child of Lloyd T. and Esta (Stump) Gainer.

 

288.  (1). Hollie                     b. Jun  1899

 

289.  2. Elegra G.                    b.c.    1907

 

154.OKEY J. GAINER    43.FRANCIS GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE

GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Okey J. Gainer, a son of Francis and Louisa J. Gainer, was born about 1874. He married Clara Dobbins in Gilmer County WV November 26, 1900. Clara, a daughter of Mathew Scott and Rachel Catharine (Moore) Dobbins, was born in Gilmer County in July 1883.

 

Known children of Okey J. and Clara (Dobbins) Gainer.

 

290.  (1). Melvin                  b.c.     1901

 

291.  (2). Fay (m)                 b.c.     1904

 

292.  (3). Arley                   b.c.     1907

 

293.  (4). Robert                  b.c.     1909

 

 

162.CHARLES W. GAINER   62.BRIAN GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Charles W. Gainer, a son of Brian and Elizabeth A. (Vannoy) Gainer, was born in VA (WV) in November 1860. His first wife is unknown. He married Delia O. (-----) Wilson February 23, 1907 Gilmer county WV.

 

Known child of Charles W. Gainer. (first marriage)

 

294.  (1). Grover Cleveland         b. May  1888

         m. Lovey Wilson

 

 

169.ISAAC LEE GAINER     63.FRANK N. GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER

   4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Isaac Lee Gainer, a son of Frank N. and Louisa Jane (Black) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV September 6, 1865 and died there March 6, 1958.  He married Roanna Richards April 8, 1893. Roanna, a daughter of Adonijah J. and Elizabeth N. (Collins) Richards, was born in Calhoun County March 7, 1872 and died in

Gilmer County June 13, 1908.

    Lee married Ola Whiting in Gilmer County WV March 14, 1909. Ola was born December 9, 1887 and died February 2, 1972.

 

Known children of Isaac Lee and Roanna (Richards) Gainer.

 

295.  (1). Blair                   b.c.     1896   d.Dec  2 1946

         m. Lucy Powell Mar 19 1919 Gilmer County WV

 

296.  (2). Harley                  b.Jun  8 1899   d.Aug 28 1950

         m. Greta Irene Starcher Oct  9 1920 Gilmer county WV

         m. Gladys Mae Samples Dec  1 1923 Oakland, MD

 

297.  (3). Giola “Tom”             b.c.     1901

         m. Dura Woofter Dec  7 1922

 

298.  (4). Lloyd Edward            b.c.     1904   d.       1934

         m. Florence Johnson Apr 21 1923 Gilmer County WV

 

Known children of Isaac Lee and Ola (Whiting) Gainer.

 

299.  (1). Eldred                  b.c.     1910

 

300.  (2). Harold                  b.c.     1912

 

301.  (3). Robert Merrill          b.Jan 27 1913   d.Mar  1 2000

         m.Ruby May Akers

 

302.  (4). Lynn Jewell             b. Apr  9 1915     d. Mar 25 2006

         m. Mary Holland Oct 12 1946

 

303.  (5). Thelma                  b.c.      1918

 

304.  (6). Linn                    b.c.      1918

 

305.  (7). Lee Scott               b.c.     1923

 

306.  (8). Herbert                  b.c.     1925                      

 

307.  (9). Fred                     b.c.     1929

 

308. (10). Jimmie

 

 

171.DELPHIA ALICE GAINER   65.GEORGE GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Delphia Alice Gainer, a daughter of George and Narcissus (Webster) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in February 1863 and died in 1938. She married James M. Johnson. James, a son of William Chapman and Elizabeth (Williams) Johnson, was probably born about 1855 and apparently died between 1881 and 1886. Delphia married a widower, Amos M. Penninger about 1886. Amos was born in VA in March 1839.

    The family is listed in the 1900 Calhoun County WV census. They had been married 14 years. Delphia was the mother of 6 children, with 5 living.

 

Known children of James and Delphia (Gainer) Johnson.

 

309.  (1). Chapman Ray             b.Jul    1881

         m.Nona Elizabeth Ferrell  Dec 8 1901

 

Known children of Amos M. Penninger. (first marriage.)

 (Step children of Delphia Alice (Gainer) [Johnson] Penninger.)

 

310.  (1). Louis                   b.Oct    1867

 

311.  (2). Caleb P.                b.Aug    1869

 

312.  (3). Eva A.                  b.jan    1879

 

313.  (4). Monie G.                b.Feb    1882

 

314.  (5). Louvanna C.             b.Dec    1887

 

Children of Amos M. and Delphia Alice (Gainer) [Johnson] Penninger.

 

315.  (1). Amos C.                 b.Aug    1890

 

316.  (2). Jacob F.                b.Mar    1893

 

317.  (3). Beulah O.               b.Nov    1896

 

318.  (4). Harriet V.              b.Sep    1899

 

 

173.JOHN F.A. GAINER   65.GEORGE GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

John F.A. Gainer, a son of George and Narcissus (Webster) Gainer, was born in Gilmer county WV in July 1865 and died in 1944. He married Cora Belle Ingram April 17, 1896 Gilmer county WV. Cora, a daughter of James and Martha Ingram, was born in Gilmer County in March 1878.

 

Known children of John F.A. and Cora Belle (Ingram) Gainer.

 

319.  (1). Ethel F.                 b. Apr  1898

 

320.  (2). Drethel                  b. Sep  1899

 

 

174.COLEMAN JAMES GAINER    65.GEORGE GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Coleman James Gainer, a son of George and Narcissus (Webster) Gainer, was born in June 1868 and died in Wood County Wv in 1952. He married Addie Myrtle Sturm June 18, 1893 in Calhoun County WV. Addie, a daughter of Alva and Serena (Morgan) Sturm, was born in WV in June 1873.

 

Children of Coleman James and Addie Myrtle (Sturm) Gainer.

 

321.  (1). stillborn               b.       1896

 

322.  (2). Ullainee                b.Apr  8 1898   d.Sep 14 1978

         m.William Barrett King Aug  8 1923

 

323.  (3). Carl Murray             b.Sep 15 1907   d.Mar 19 1988

         m.Helen Gilmore

 

324.  (4). Maxine Narcissus        b.Dec 10 1909   d.Dec 27 1991

         m.Al Carlisle

 

325.  (5). Ronald Coleman          b.c.     1911   d.Dec 27 1964

         m.?

 

175.ELYMUS GAINER    65.GEORGE GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Elymus Gainer, a son of George and Narcissus (Webster) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in 1871 and died in Summit County OH in 1927.

He married Satti Van Dyne.

 

Children of Elymus and Satti (Van Dyne) Gainer.

 

326.  (1). Forrest                 b.       1902   d.       1936

 

327.  (2). Zelma                   b.       1903   d.       1905

 

328.  (3). Hazel                   b.       1905   d.       1991

 

329.  (4). Glenn                   b.       1907   d.       1945

         m.Pansy Shutler

 

330.  (5). David                   b.       1909   d.       1944

         Killed in World War II

 

331.  (6). Chester                 b.       1912   d.       1932

 

332.  (7). Lugene                  b.       1914

 

333.  (8). Rosco                   b.       1918   d.       1977

 

334.  (9). Claudine                b.       1921   d.       1977

 

335. (10). James                   b.       1926

 

 

177.WILLIAM J. GAINER    66.ELIAM TILBERT GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

William J. Gainer, a son of Eliam Tilbert and Nancy (Pickens) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV about 1866. He married Lulu Wigner in Gilmer County February 15, 1891. Lulu, a daughter of J.C.N. and Catherine Wigner, was born in WV about 1868.

 

Known child of William J. and Lulu (Wigner) Gainer.

 

336.  (1). Sylvia Maud              b.c.   1896

         m. Russell Johnson

 

 

179.ASBURY J. GAINER   66.ELIAM TILBERT GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

        Asbury J. Gainer, a son of Elam and Nancy Gainer, was borin in Gilmer county WV in April 1872. He married Mahala Weese March 12, 1893 in Calhoun County WV. Mahala, a daughter of David B. and Jane Weese, was born in Calhoun County in April 1871.
 
Known child of Asbury J. and Mahala (Weese) Gainer.
 
337.  (1). Alva H.                    b. Jan  1893

 

 

180.SILAS TOLBERT GAINER   66.ELIAM TILBERT GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Silas Tolbert Gainer, a son of Eliam Tilbert and Nancy (Pickens) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County Wv in August 1874. He married Vashti Jane Bennett October 20, 1896 in Gilmer County WV. Vashti, a daughter of Jacob D. Bennett, was born in Gilmer County in June 1879.

 

Known children of Silas Tolbert and Vashti Jane (Bennett) Gainer.

 

338.  (1). Savilla Alma             b. Dec   1898

 

339.  (2). Chloe                   b.c.     1905

 

340.  (4). Mildred                  b.c.     1907

 

 

181.ELIHU P. GAINER  66.ELIAM TILBERT GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Elihu P. Gainer, a son of Eliam Tilbert and Nancy (Pickens) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in August 1879. He married Cora Ellen Godfrey October 17, 1898  in Gilmer County WV. Cora, a daughter of Elijah Thomas and Jane (Wright) Godfrey, was born in Gilmer County November 6, 1880.

 

Known children of Elihu P. and Cora Ellen (Godfrey) Gainer.

 

341.  (1). Rhoda P.                 b.c.    1899

 

342.  (2). Mamie F.                 b.c.    1900

 

343.  (3). Coy Howard               b.c.    1904

 

344.  (4). Lona Jane                b.c.    1905

 

345.  (5). Vada Gay                 b.c.    1908

 

 

192.JOHN THOMAS GAINER    69.JAMES M. GAINER  13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE

GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

John Thomas Gainer, a son of James M. and Mary E. (Rafferty) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in March 1873. He married Belle ----- about 1902. She was born in WV about 1874.

 

Known children of John Thomas and Belle Gainer.

 

346.  (1). Madeline                 b.c.    1903

 

347.  (2). Clara L.                 b.c.    1907

 

 

196.CLARENCE EVERETT GAINER    72.GARRETT JOHNSON GAINER    15.MICHAEL

GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Clarence Everett Gainer, a son of Garrett Johnson and Virginia (Amos) Gainer, was born in Calhoun County WV 1877.  He married Bertha Jane Ferrell.  Bertha, a daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Vashti (Ayers) Ferrell, died in April 1908.

 

Children of Clarence Everett and Bertha Jane (Ferrell) Gainer.

 

348.  (1). Victor                  b.       1896   d.       1865

         m. Alta Stull

 

349.  (2). Garrett H.               b.c.    1904

 

350.  (3). Mary

 

351.  (4). Alfonso                 b.Mar 31, 1908

         m.Opal Regina Bennett  1933

 

 

204.OKEY FRANCIS GAINER    84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER    16.FRANCIS GAINER

    4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Okey Francis Gainer, a son of Minter Elzie "Jack" and Ethel Ann (Bush) Gainer, was born August 26, 1879 and died February 25, 1967. He married Dottie Frances Cooper April 10, 1909.  Dottie, a daughter of Andrew Holly and Adaline Virginia (Cunningham) Cooper, was born December 30, 1884 and died October 13, 1979.

 

Children of Okey Francis and Dottie Frances (Cooper) Gainer.

 

352.  (1). Earl Hale               b.Apr  8 1910   d.Jan  4 2001

         m.Mabel Law Oct 13 1945

 

353.  (2). Virginia Fern           b.       1911   d. Apr 27 2005

         m.Mark Stutler

 

354.  (3). Holly Elza              b.       1913

         m.Helen Smith

 

355.  (4). Fonda Regina            b.       1915

         m.Baylor Drake

 

356.  (5). Willie Hubert           b.       1917

         m.Elah Hartshorn

 

357.  (6). Eloise Flo              b.       1925

         m.Bertis L. Byrd

 

 

221.LLOYD EDWARD GAINER  90.FRANCIS GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Lloyd Edward Gainer, a son of Francis and Nancy H. (Davidson) Gainer, was born in WV about 1877 and died before 1910. He married Katherine Gaston. Katherine was born in WV about 1877. She is listed as a widow in the 1910 and 1920 Gilmer County WV census.

 

Children of Lloyd Edward and Katherine (Gaston) Gainer.

 

358.  (1). Francis G.             b.c.     1897

         m. Mildred Lois Beall Nov 27 1924 Gilmer County WV

 

359.  (2). Vinson                 b.c.     1898

 

360.  (3). Leo Bernard            b.c.     1901

 

361.  (4). Henrietta C.           b.c.     1902

 

362.  (5). Patrick Ward           b.       1904 d.       1981

         m. Antoinette Kizinski

 

 

232.ULYSSES CECIL GAINER    97.WILLIAM V. GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Ulysses Cecil Gainer, a son of William V. and Cora Belle (Lewis) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in February 181. He married Alma ----. She was born in WV about 1893.

 

Known children of Ulysses Cecil and Alma Gainer.

 

363.  (1). Rosalie                  b.c.     1917

 

 

239.MATTHEW LUTHER GAINER     104.DANIEL G. GAINER     32.GEORGE WASHINGTON GAINER     8.BRYAN K. GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Matthew Luther Gainer, a son of Daniel G. and Rachel (Matthews) Gainer, was born in 1854.  He married Lydia Ann  Phares in 1883. Lydia, a daughter of Jacob and Jemima (Wilmoth) PHares, was born about 1860.

 

Children of Matthew Luther and Lydia Ann (Phares) Gainer.

 

364.  (1). Howard J.               b.c.     1885

 

365.  (2). Della C.                b.c.     1887

 

366.  (3). Dora B.                 b.c.     1889

 

367.  (4). Emma May                b.c.     1891

 

368.  (5). Summa                   b.c.     1893

 

369.  (6). Lura                    b.c.     1895

 

370.  (7). Glenn W.                b.c.     1897

 

371.  (8). Stella Pearl            b.c.     1899

 

 

261.JOHN A. GAINER  127.GRANVILLE H. GAINER    39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER

4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

John A. Gainer, a son of Granville H. and Harriet (Gainer) Gainer, was born in Gilmer county WV in March 1876. He married Mollie J. Anderson in Gilmer County November 24, 1895. Mollie was born in Braxton County in November 1877.

 

Known children of John A. and Mollie (Anderson) Gainer.

 

372.  (1). Otho                     b. Nov  1896

 

373.  (2). Ramon D.                 b. Jul  1898

 

374.  (3). Gladys O.                b. Feb  1900

 

267.ERNEST L. GAINER   128.ALBERT GAINER    39.JOHN GAINER    10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Ernest L. Gainer, a son of Albert and Susan A. (Lowden) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in March 1883. He married Mary A. Ferguson in Gilmer County August 22, 1923. Mary, a daughter of L.M. and Susan S. Ferguson, was born in WV about 1896.

 

Known children of Ernest L. and Mary A. (Ferguson) Gainer.

 

375.  (1). Albert L.                      b.c.    1916

 

376.  (2). Susan Mae                b.c.    1924

 

 

268.DELPHIA ALICE GAINER    129.DAVID GAINER     40.GEORGE GAINER

10.BRIAN GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER  1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Delphia Alice Gainer, a daughter of David and Martha Adaline (Otto) Gainer, was born August 20, 1870.  She married John Warren Bush August 25, 1897.  John, a son of Waldo John and Martha Ann (Selman) Bush, was born in Gilmer County WV August 4, 1867 and died in 1906.

 

Children of John Warren and Alice (Gainer) Bush.

 

377.  (1). Dora

         m.Alison Wyer

 

378.  (2). Lora

         m.Theodore Young

 

379.  (3). Cora

 

380.  (4). Goldie

 

 

271.MARGARET ADALINE GAINER    129.DAVID GAINER     40.GEORGE GAINER  10.BRIAN GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Margaret Adaline Gainer, a daughter of David and Martha Adaline (Otto) Gainer, was born February 12, 1879 and died August 9, 1951. She married Mandaville Floyd Bush June 5, 1898.  Floyd, a son of Waldo John and Martha Ann (Selman) Bush, was born in Gilmer County WV May 14, 1869 and died there March 17, 1948.

 

Children of Mandaville Floyd and Margaret E. (Gainer) Bush.

 

381.  (1). Wilford                 b.Apr  6 1899   d.Oct  6 1983

         m.Madge Goff Dec 25 1919

 

382.  (2). Arley                   b.Nov 23 1900

         m.Iva Gay Boyce Feb 14 1924

 

383.  (3). Oley                    b.Sep 27 1903   d.Jan 13 1961

 

 

294.GROVER CLEVELAND GAINER    152. CHARLES W. GAINER     62.BRIAN

GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Grover Cleveland Gainer, a son of Charles W. Gainer, was born in

Gilmer County WV in May 1888. He married Lovey Wilson. Lovey was born in

WV 1884.

 

Known children of Grover Cleveland and Lovey (Wilson) Gainer.

 

384.  (1). Fairest Dove            b.       1910

         m.Oran W. Barker 1928

 

 

295.BLAIR GAINER   169.ISAAC LEE GAINER     63.FRANK N. GAINER     13.CORNELIUS

GAINER   4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Blair Gainer, a son of Isaac Lee and Roanna (Richards) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV about 1896 and died December 2, 1946. He married Lucy Powell in Gilmer County March 19 1919. Lucy was born in WV about 1899.

 

Known children of Blair and Lucy (Powell) Gainer.

 

385.  (1). Roanna                   b.c.    1920

 

386.  (2). Peggy                    b.c.    1924

 

 

296.HARLEY GAINER   169.ISAAC LEE GAINER   63.FRANK N. GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Harley Gainer, a son of Isaac Lee and Roanna (Richards) Gainer, was born in Calhoun County WV June 8, 1899 and died at Dennison, Ohio August 28, 1950.  He married Greta Irene Starcher October 9, 1920 Gilmer county WV.

    He married Gladys May Samples December 1, 1923 at Oakland, MD.  Gladys, a daughter of Walter Vernon and Mamie Bell (Smith) Samples, was born in Clay County WV November 8, 1904 and died in Zanesville, OH September 8, 1979.

 

Children of Harley and Gladys May (Samples) Gainer.

 

387.  (1). Betty Jo

         m.----- Somers

 

387.  (2). Patricia                b.Mar 14 1926

         m.Richard M. Callihan Sep 26 1945

 

389.  (3). Barbara Lee             b.Dec 31 1927   d.Mar  8 2001

         m.Herbert Charles Blake Jul  7 1950

 

 

297.GIOLATOM” GAINER    175. ISAAC LEE GAINER     63.FRANK N. GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Giola “Tom” Gainer, a son of Isaac Lee and Roanna (Richards) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV about 1901. He married Dura Woofter. Dura was born in WV about 1903.

 

Known child of Tom and Dura (Woofter) Gainer.

 

390. (1). Franklin                  b.c.    1925

 

 

301.ROBERT MERRILL GAINER  169.ISAAC LEE GAINER   63.FRANK N. GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER  4.GEORGE GAINER 3.BRIAN GAINER 1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Robert Merrill Gainer, a son of Isaac Lee and Ola (Whiting) Gainer,

was born in Gilmer County WV Janaury 27, 1913 and died in Marinsburg, WV

March 1, 2000. He married Ruby May Akers in 1942.

 

Children of Robert Merrill and Ruby May (Akers) Gainer.

 

391.  (1). Robert Lee

 

392.  (2). Joseph Merrill

         m. Betty ------

 

302.LYNN JEWELL GAINER   169.ISAAC LEE GAINER     63.FRANK N. GAINER    

13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

Lynn Jewell Gainer, a son of Isaac Lee and Ola (Whiting) Gainer, was born in WV April 9, 1915 and died in Elkins, WV March 25, 2006. He married Mary Holland in Pittsburgh, PA October 12, 1946.

Lynn served in the Marine Corps in the Pacific in World War II.

 

Children of Lynn Jewell and Mary (Holland) Gainer.

 

393.  (1). William Neil

 

394.  (2). George R. “Rusty”

 

395.  (3). Katherine Holland

         m. ---- Sbarra

 

 

322.ULLAINEE GAINER  174.COLEMAN JAMES GAINER  65.GEORGE GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER   4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Ullainee Gainer, a daughter of Coleman James and Addie Myrtle

(Sturm) Gainer, was born April 8, 1898 and died in Chico, CA September

14, 1978. She married William Barrett King August 8, 1923. William was a

son of William and Mary (Porter) King.

 

Children of William Barrett and Ullainee (Gainer) King.

 

396.  (1). Jack                    b.Nov  4 1924   d.Feb 26 1989

         m.Marilyn Mercedes Charbonnet

 

397.  (2). Barbara Lee             b.Jul 4 1927

         m.David Harry

         m.William Owen

 

323.CARL MURRAY GAINER  174.COLEMAN JAMES GAINER  65.GEORGE GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER  4.GEORGE GAINER  3.BRIAN GAINER  1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Carl Murray Gainer, a son of Coleman James and Addie Myrtle (Sturm)

Gainer, was born September 15, 1907 and died in Wood County WV March 19,

1988. He married Helen Gilmore.

 

Children of Carl Murray and Helen (Gilmore) Gainer.

 

398.  (1). Jeane

 

325.RONALD COLEMAN GAINER   174.COLEMAN JAMES GAINER    65.GEORGE GAINER

  13.CORNELIUS GAINER   4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Ronald Coleman Gainer, a son of Coleman James and Addie Myrtle

(Sturm) Gainer, was born about 1911 and died December 27, 1964. His

spouse is unknown.

 

Children of Ronald Coleman Gainer.

 

399.  (1). Sandra

         m.Robert Marshall

 

329.GLENN GAINER    175.ELYMUS GAINER    65.GEORGE GAINER   3.CORNELIUS GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Glenn Gainer, a son of Elymus and Satti (Van Dyne) Gainer, was

born in 1907 and died in 1945 of wounds suffered in World War II.  He

married Pansy Shutler.

 

Children of Glenn and Pansy (Shutler) Gainer.

 

400.  (1). Freda                   b.       1927   d.       1991

 

401.  (2). Howard                  b.       1929

         m.?

 

348.VICTOR GAINER   196.CLARENCE EVERETT GAINER    72.GARRETT JOHNSON

GAINER    15.MICHAEL GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Victor Gainer, a son of Clarence Everett and Bertha Jane (Ferrell)

Gainer, in 1896 in Calhoun County WV and died in 1965. He married Alta

Stull. Alta, a daughter of Alexander and Samantha Jane (Jones) Stull,

was born in 1905 in Calhoun County WV and died October 03, 1975. They

are buried in Nobe Cemetery, Calhoun County, WV.

 

Children of Victor and Alta (Stull) Gainer.

 

402.  (1). Reva

         m. ----- Owens

 

403.  (2). Odie

         m. ----- Quillen

 

404.  (3). Geneva

         m. ----- Pietrowski

 

405.  (4). Lenore                         b. Jun 11 1928    d. Jul 21 1921

         m. Whitt Gherke

         m. ---- Warner

 

406.  (5). Mary Theodosia                b. Nov 1 1926     d. Oct 21 2010

         m. William E. Kelley

 

407.  (6). Sue

         m. ----- Richards

 

408.  (7). Bertha

         m. ----- Hathaway

 

409.  (8). Dale

 

410.  (9). Garrett

 

411. (10). Darrell

 

412. (11). Rondel

 

413. (12). Wendell

 

352.EARL HALE GAINER  204.OKEY FRANCIS GAINER  84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER    16.FRANCIS GAINER   4.GEORGE GAINER  3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Earl Hale Gainer, a son of Okey Francis and Dottie Frances (Cooper) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV April 8, 1910.  He served in the US Navy from 1934 until 1955.  He married Mabel Law in Lewis County WV October 13, 1945.  Mabel, a daughter of James Sylvester and Rosalee (Holden) Law, was born August 1, 1911.

 

Children of Earl Hale and Mabel (Law) Gainer.

 

414.  (1). Rosalee Frances         b.Jul  9 1946

         m.John Hamilton Oct  2 1967

 

415.  (2). James Earl              b.Feb 27 1949

         m.Barbara Ellen Pyles Oct  4 1975

 

 

 

353.VIRGINIA FERN GAINER   204.OKEY FRANCIS GAINER    84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER   

16.FRANCIS GAINER      4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

 

      Virginia Fern Gainer, a daughter of Okey Francis and Dottie Frances (Cooper) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV November 29, 1911 and died in Wood County WV April 27, 2005. She married Mark M. Stutler.  Mark, a son of George B. and Floda Stutler, was born in VA about 1914.

 

Children of Mark and Virginia Fern (Gainer) Stutler.

 

416.  (1). Kennard

 

417.  (2). Donald

 

 

362.PATRICK WARD GAINER    221.LLOYD EDWARD GAINER  90.FRANCIS GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Patrick Ward Gainer, a son of Lloyd and Katherine (Gaston) Gainer,

was born in 1903 and died in 1981.  He married Antoinette Kizinski.

Antoinette was born in 1904 and died in 1988.

 

Children of Patrick Ward and Antoinette (Kizinski) Gainer.

 

418.  (1). Patrick Anthony         b.Jul 14 1927

         m.Rosemary Layman Apr 14 1952

 

419.  (2). Thomas G.

 

420.  (3). Miriam G.

         m.------ Coder

 

421.  (4). Michael K.

 

422.  (5). Nicholas J.

 

 

384.FAIREST DOVE GAINER    294.GROVER CLEVELAND GAINER    152. CHARLES

W. GAINER     62.BRIAN GAINER     13.CORNELIUS GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER

   3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Fairest Dover Gainer, a daughter of Grover Cleveland and Lovey (Wilson) Gainer, was born in Gilmer County WV in 1910. She moved with her family to Nicholas County WV in 1915. She married Oran W. Barker in Nicholas County in 1928. Oran is a son of Charles and Cora Barker.

 

Children of Oran W. and Fairest Dove (Gainer) Barker.

 

423.  (1). Roland

         m.Frances Boggs

 

424.  (2). Boyd

         m.Margaret McBride

 

425.  (3). Danny

         m.Margaret Massey

 

426.  (4). Larry Allen

         m.Priscilla Baker

 

427.  (5). Shirley

         m.John Sagun

 

428.  (6). Wanda

         m.Frank Perrone

 

 

389.BARBARA LEE GAINER   296.HARLEY GAINER     169.ISAAC LEE GAINER   63.FRANK N. GAINER   13.CORNELIUS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER   1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Barbara Lee Gainer, a daughter of Harley and Gladys May (Samples) Gainer, was born in Gilmer county WV December 31, 1927 and died in Duncan Falls, OH March 8, 2001. She married Herbert Charles Blake July 7, 1950.

 

Children of Herbert Charles and Barbara Lee (Gainer) Blake.

 

429.  (1). Steve

         m. Becky -----

 

430.  (2). Daniel

         m. Rhonda ------

 

431.  (3). Alan

         m. Melody -----

 

432.  (4). Robert

         m. Diane -----

 

433.  (5). Mary Beth

         m. Jeff Jones

 

392.JOSEPH MERRILL GAINER     301.ROBERT MERRILL GAINER    169.ISAAC LEE

GAINER     63.FRANK N. GAINER    13.CORNELIUS GAINER   4.GEORGE GAINER

 3.BRIAN GAINER     1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Joseph Merrill Gainer, a son of Robert Merrill and Ruby May (Akers)

Gainer, was born about 1945. He married Betty -----.

 

Children of Joseph Merrill and Betty Gainer.

 

434.  (1). Kelli

         m. ------ Waldeck

 

435.  (2). Joseph Merrill II

 

436.  (3). Michael Kevin

 

 

401.HOWARD GAINER   241.GLENN GAINER    175.ELYMUS GAINER    65.GEORGE

GAINER    3.CORNELIUS GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER     3.BRIAN GAINER

1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Howard Gainer, a son of Glenn and Pansy (Shutler) Gainer, was born

in 1929.  His wife is unknown.

 

Children of Howard Gainer.

 

437.  (1). Philip

 

438.  (2). Gloria

 

439.  (3). Glenda

 

440.  (4). Ralph

 

 

414.ROSALEE FRANCES GAINER  252.EARL HALE GAINER  204.OKEY FRANCIS GAINER    84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER    16.FRANCIS GAINER    4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Rosalee Frances Gainer, a daughter of Earl Hale and Mabel (Law)

Gainer, was born July 9, 1946.  She married John Hamilton October 2,

1967.  John was born December 7, 1946.

 

Children of John and Rosalee Frances (Gainer) Hamilton.

 

441.  (1). Melissa Lee             b.Dec 10 1972

 

 

415.JAMES EARL GAINER    252.EARL HALE GAINER    204.OKEY FRANCIS

GAINER    84.MINTER ELZIE GAINER    16.FRANCIS GAINER    4.GEORGE

GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    James Earl Gainer, a son of Earl Hale and Mabel (Law) Gainer, was

born February 27, 1949.  He married Barbara Ellen Pyles October 4,

1975.  Barbara was born March 23, 1954.

 

Children of James Earl and Barbara Ellen (Pyles) Gainer.

 

442.  (1). Sarah Elizabeth         b.Jun 25 1979

 

443.  (2). Adam Benjamin           b.Nov 27 1984

 

 

 

418.PATRICK ANTHONY GAINER   362.PATRICK WARD GAINER    221.LLOYD EDWARD GAINER  90.FRANCIS GAINER    17.NICHOLAS GAINER     4.GEORGE GAINER    3.BRIAN GAINER    1.CORNELIUS GAINER

 

    Patrick Anthony Gainer, a son of Patrick Ward and Antoinette (Kizinski) Gainer, was born July 14, 1927. He married Rosemary LaymanApril 14, 1952. Rosemary, a daughter of O.G and Mary (Harkness) Layman,was born in Harrison County WV September 11, 1930 and died in Monongalia County WV March 24, 1999.

 

Children of Patrick Anthony and Rosemary (Layman) Gainer.

 

444.  (1). Patrick Lloyd           b.Mar  3 1953

 

445.  (2). Mary Teresa             b.Jun  4 1954

         m.------ Calame

 

446.  (3). Robert Michael          b.Sep  1 1955   d.Aug 19 1997

 

447.  (4). Alice Louise            b.Apr 27 1957

         m. -------- Standin

 

448.  (5). Frances Ellen           b.Jan 16 1959

         m.---- Davey

 

449.  (6). Christine Marie         b.Jan 16 1959

         m.------- Barton

 

 

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Gilmer County Historical Society Newsletter, Jul 1996 p.6

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