DESCENDANTS OF JOHN RIDER

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                           Don Norman

 

1.JOHN RIDER

 

          John Rider, a descendant of one of three brothers who

came from England with the earliest settlers in America, was born

in 1698.  He settled on the eastern shore of Maryland.  John

allegedly lived to over 100.

 

Children of John Rider.

 

  2.  (1). George

 

  3.  (2). John

         m.Susanna Curry

 

 

2.GEORGE RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          George Rider, a son of John Rider, settled in

Southeastern Pennsylvania.

 

Children of George Rider.

 

  4.  (1). William J.

 

  5.  (2). Thomas

 

  6.  (3). Henry

         m.Sarah Ann Moreland

 

 

3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    John Rider, a son of John Rider, was born about 1770 in MD. He moved

from the Eastern shore of Maryland to Bath County, VA in the late

1700's.  He married Susanna Curry, a daughter of Adam Curry. In 1830,

John sold his property in Bath County, VA and bought 300 acres of land

in Harrison County, VA, (WV), twelve miles from Clarksburg.  On March

12, 1830, the family began their trip by wagon to their new home.

Susanna died October 4, 1834.

    John's second wife was Susan (Stout) Springston. Susan, a daughter of Job and Mary Margaret (Richards) Stout, was born in 1803 and died in Doddridge County WV October 29, 1871. She married Jacob Springston March 3, 1825 in Harrison County VA. Jacob, a son of Jacob and Luda (Goff) Springston, was born in Harrison County VA about 1800.

 

Children of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider.

 

  7.  (1). George                 b.c.     1798    d.Oct    1881

         m.Abagail Irwin

 

  8.  (2). Daniel                 b.       1801    d.Sep 15 1884

         m.Sarah Matheney  1821

         m.Rachel Bronson  1859

 

  9.  (3). Nancy                  b.c.     1802    d.c.     1853

         m.Michael Monroe

 

 10.  (4). William                b.c.     1804    d.?

         m.Jane Calihan

 

 11.  (5). Sarah                  b.       1806    d.       1889

         m.George Bumgardner

 

 12.  (6). John Wesley            b.Aug  8 1808    d.?

 

 13.  (7). James Henry            b.       1813    d. Oct 15 1882

         m. Julia Agnes Adams Jan 1 1835

 

 14.  (8). Adam                   b.       1814    d.       1885

         m.Elisabeth McCollough

         m.Esther Green

 

 15.  (9). Davis                  b.Mar 12 1816    d.Sep 18 1903

         m.Sarah Loudin 1836

         m.Ester Rider  Oct 8 1885

 

 16. (10). Peachy Gatewood        b.Sep 15 1820    d.Oct  4 1875

         m.Sarah Ellen Parish  Dec 1845

 

 17. (11). Samuel Harrison        b.Oct  8 1822    d.Apr 30 1898

         m.Rachel Elisabeth High  1843

 

Children of Jacob and Susan (Stout) Springston.

 (Step children of John Rider.)

 

18.  (1). Margeret

m. ------ Mowery

 

19.  (2). Samuel

 

 20.  (3). William M.               b.    1829

         m. Nancy Jane Robinson Sep 3 1864

 

 21.  (4). Josiah B.                b.    1834

   m. Adeline E.J. McKown Feb 4 1886 Harrison County,Wva

 

Children of John and Susan (Stout) [Springston] Rider.

 

 22.  (1). Thomas                   b.c.  1838

 

 23.  (2). Mary Amelia              b.    1842

   m. Aaron Stutler Oct 10 1856, Doddridge  County VA

 

 24.  (3). Melissa J.               b.    1844

   m. Joel W. Careter

   m. James C. Ward Dec 25 1879, Doddridge  Co. WVA

 

 25.  (4). Rebecca V.               b.c.  1846        d.Jan  1902

   m. William Nutley Ramage May 15, 1856, Doddridge Co.,WVA

   m. Uriah Harris Sep 19 1869, Doddridge  Co. WVA

 

4.WILLIAM J. RIDER     2.GEORGE RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          William J. Rider, a son of George Rider, was born about

1800.  He moved to Chicago and became a Methodist minister.

 

Children of William J. Rider.

 

 26.  (1). Stewart S.

         m.--- Lockridge

 

 

7.GEORGE RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          George Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was

born in Bath County, VA about 1798.  He married Abagail Irwin. In 1852,

George and his family moved from Bath County, VA to Woodstock, IL.

About 1876, they moved to Abingdon, IL, where they lived the rest of

their lives. George died in October 1881.

 

Children of George and Abagail (Irwin) Rider.

 

 27.  (1). John

 

 28.  (2). Anson

 

 29.  (3). Nancy

 

 30.  (4). Alcinda

 

 

8.DANIEL RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          Daniel Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was

born in Bath County, VA in 1801.  He married Sarah Matheney in 1821. In

1827, the family moved to Harrison County, VA, and in 1835 to Kingston

Township, Delaware County, Ohio, where they lived the rest of their

lives. Sarah died in 1855 and in 1859, Daniel married Rachel Bronson.

Daniel died September 15, 1875.

 

Children of Daniel and Sarah (Matheney) Rider.

 

 31.  (1). Andrew

 

 32.  (2). William

 

 33.  (3). John

 

 34.  (4). Nancy M.

 

 35.  (5). Harvey

 

 36.  (6). Rebecca

 

 37.  (7). Susan

 

 38.  (8). Martha

 

 39.  (9). Evaline

 

Children of Daniel and Rachel (Bronson) Rider.

 

 40.  (1). George

 

 41.  (2). Daniel Boone

 

 42.  (3). Lily

 

 43.  (4). Mary

 

 44.  (5). William

 

 

10.WILLIAM RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          William Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider,

was born in Bath County, VA about 1804.  He married Jane Calihan and

they moved from Bath County to Woodstock, IL about 1855.  William died

in Griswold, IA.

 

Children of William and Jane (Calihan) Rider.

 

 45.  (1). Susan

         m.William Morford

 

 46.  (2). W. Henry

         m.Mary Morford

 

 47.  (3). John

         m.Edith Carl

 

 48.  (4). Mary C.

         m.Charles F. Given

 

 49.  (5). Jennie

         m.--- Rountree

 

 

11.SARAH RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

          Sarah Rider, a daughter of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was

born in Bath County, VA in 1806.  In 1834, she married George

Baumgardner and they moved to Muscatine, IA in the fall of 1834.

 

Children of George and Sarah (Rider) Baumgardner.

 

 50.  (1). Martha

         m.--- Butler

 

 51.  (2). Susan

         m.--- Hoops

 

 52.  (3). Nancy

         m.--- Wallace

 

 53.  (4). George

 

 54.  (5). John

 

 55.  (6). Charles

 

 56.  (7). Joseph

 

 57.  (8). Mollie

 

 

12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    John Wesley Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was born

in Bath County, VA August 8, 1808.  On October 4, 1831, he married Sarah

Bird, who was born in Bath County September 17, 1812. The couple rode

horseback from Bath County to John's father's place in Harrison County

VA (WV) and bought a 140 acre farm adjoining John's father's farm.  They

built a two room log house that they occupied for the early years of

their married life. After seven years, a large spring of cold water was

found flowing near the foot of a steep hill, and a new and larger house

was built near the spring. In the early 1850's John bought an additional

sixty acres of land, making his holding 200 acres. Sarah died April 5,

1859, when her youngest child was two months old.

 

Children of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird) Rider.

 

 58.  (1). Bennet Dowler          b.Jan  9 1833    d.Oct 11 1890

         m.Esther Jane Williams 1869

 

 59.  (2). David Bird             b.Jan 10 1835    d.Oct 19 1857

 

 60.  (3). Michael Monroe         b.Mar  5 1837    d.Jul 24 1862

 

 61.  (4). Susan                  b.Jun  5 1839    d.Mar 17 1912

         m.Granville Carlin  1870

 

 62.  (5). Morgan Wesley          b.Feb 17 1842    d.May 26 1912

         m.Elisabeth Ruffner Nov 14 1878

 

 63.  (6). Mary Martha            b.Jul 18 1844    d.Dec  9 1875

 

 64.  (7). Sarah Anne             b.Jul 15 1847    d.living 1918

         m.James Edgar Bond Oct 31 1867

 

 65.  (8). Floyd                  b.Mar  4 1850    d.       1854

 

 66.  (9). Ella                   b.Jan 22 1855    d.       1860

 

 67. (10). Aletha Jane            b.Feb  7 1859    d.living 1918

         m.William Benson 1879

 

 

13.JAMES HENRY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    James Henry Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was born in

Bath County, VA in 1813 and died in Delaware City, OH October 15, 1882.  He married Julia Agnes Adams January 1, 1835. Julia, a daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth (Moore) Adams, was born April 4, 1817 and died September 19, 1896 in Bellepoint, OH.  In 1840, the James Rider family moved to Delaware County, Ohio.  In 1843, they returned to VA and resided in Harrison County until 1847, when they moved to Muscatine, IA and stayed six months.  They returned to VA and lived at Parkersburg for two years. James bought a farm in Ritchie County, VA (WV) and the family lived there until 1865, when they went to Delaware County, Ohio and lived two years. They then went to Abingdon, IL and lived about two years. They then returned to Delaware County, where they spent the rest of their

lives.

 

Children of James Henry and Julia Agnes (Adams)Rider.

 

 68.  (1). Bird

 

 69.  (2). Isabel

 

 70.  (3). Wilbert W.             b.       1837

         m. Rebecca Hall

 

 71.  (4). William P.             b.       1840

 

 72.  (5). James A.               b.       1842

         m.?

 

 73.  (6). Daniel                 b. Jul 30 1844

         m.

 

 74.  (7). Granville              b. Jul 30 1844

         m. Margaret Bell

 

 75.  (8). Agnes Ann              b. Mar 19 1850      d. Jun  6 1922

         m. Samuel Anderson Moore Jr. Mar 29 1869

 

 

14.ADAM CURRY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Adam Curry Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was born

in Bath County, VA in 1814 and died in Harrison County, WV in 1885.

Adam was converted to the Methodist faith in his youth and was a

traveling minister for much of his life. He first married Elisabeth

McCullough and after her death in 1854, married Esther Green of Harrison

County, VA (WV).

 

Children of Adam Curry and Elisabeth (McCullough) Rider.

 

 76.  (1). William

 

 77.  (2). Edgar

         m.Belle Cela

 

 78.  (3). Emily J.

         m.Marian H. Davis  Jan 1861

 

 79.  (4). John

         m.Elisabeth Bird

 

 

15.DAVIS RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Davis Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider), was born in

Bath County, VA March 12, 1816.  In 1836, Davis married Sarah Loudin in

Harrison County, VA (WV). Sarah, a daughter of John N. and Elizabeth

(Carpenter) Loudin, was born in VA about 1827 and died in Polk County IA

August 8, 1884.

    They lived in Harrison County until 1840. In 1841, Davis boutht 103

acres of land on the West Fork River, about two miles from West Milford,

in Harrison County.  In 1846, they sold this farm and moved to a farm

owned by Sarah's mother.

     In 1851, they moved to Ritchie County, VA (WV). On October 7, 1856,

the Davis Rider family started to IA in a two horse wagon and arrived at

Muscatine one month later. They lived in Muscatine until 1863, when they

moved to Polk County, IA.

     In the fall of 1878, they sold the Polk County farm and moved to

Altoona, IA, where they lived until 1884. Sarah died in Polk County

August 8, 1884.

     After Sarah's death, Davis came to WV and was appointed a junior

Methodist preacher at the West Milford circuit.  His health failed and

he returned to IA. Davis's health improved and he married Esther (Green)

Rider (Adam Rider's widow) October 8, 1885.  They lived in Altoona, IA

until Davis' death on  September 18, 1903.

 

Children of Davis and Sarah (Loudin) Rider.

 

 80.  (1). Nancy Ellen

 

 81.  (2). Gordon Battell

 

 82.  (3). John Wesley

 

 83.  (4). Sophronia

 

 

16.PEACHY GATEWOOD RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Peachy Gatewood Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was

born in Bath County, VA September 15, 1820 and died in Williamstown,

Wood County, WV October 4, 1875.  In December 1845, he married Sarah

Ellen Parish.  Sarah was born in Frederick County, VA August 30, 1819

and died in Williamstown, WV December 19, 1917. The Peachy Rider

family lived in Harrison County, VA (WV) near West Milford for several

years before moving to Williamstown.

 

Children of Peachy Gatewood and Sarah Ellen (Parish) Rider.

 

 84.  (1). Lucy Ellen

         m.Jacob G. Eib

 

 85.  (2). John Wesley

         m.Elisabeth McKibben

         m.Fanny Meisenhelder

 

 86.  (3). Mary

 

 87.  (4). Sarah

         m.--- Griffith

 

 88.  (5). Bird                                    d.Aug    1916

         m.Elliot Reynolds

 

 

17.SAMUEL HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Samuel Harrison Rider, a son of John and Susanna (Curry) Rider, was

born in Bath County, VA October 8, 1822 and died in Braxton County, WV

April 30, 1898. He married Rachel Elisabeth High in Harrison County VA

(WV) November 12, 1840.  Rachel, who was probably a daughter of Benjamin

and Elizabeth (Green) High, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV)

November 9, 1821 and died in Braxton County, WV, October 13, 1891. The

family lived in Harrison County, VA (WV) until moving to Braxton County

in 1859.

 

Children of Samuel Harrison and Rachel Elisabeth (High) Rider.

 

 89.  (1). William Wesley         b.Sep 26 1841    d.Oct 20 1872

         m.Susan Sutton Mar 19 1867

 

 90.  (2). Benjamin Elbert        b.Mar 15 1844

         m.Theresa A. Tuttle Dec 28 1865

         m.Julia A. Hyer

 

 91.  (3). Martha Jane            b.Jan  3 1846

         m.Harvey Fletcher Shaver  Sep 24 1868

 

 92.  (4). Mary Elizabeth         b.Mar 13 1849    d.Sep 19 1887

         m.James Granville Lloyd Jan  1 1868

 

 93.  (5). Sarah Samantha         b.Aug  2 1856    d.Dec 17 1934

         m.Daniel Stickley Engel Mar 10 1875

 

 94.  (6). Melville Brooks        b.Mar 29, 1859

         m.Barbara Ann McElwain Mar 29 1883

 

 

58.BENNETT DOWLER RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

   1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Bennett Dowler Rider, a son of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird)

Rider, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV) January 9, 1833 and died

there October 11, 1890.  In 1869, He married Esther Jane Williams in

Harrison County. In 1863, Bennett bought a residence and flour mill in

West Milford, Harrison County.  In 1883, he traded the mill for a

residence and general store in another part of town.  He then built a

shop building and manufactured tools.

 

Children of Bennett Dowler and Esther Jane (Williams) Rider.

 

 95.  (1). Clarence               b.       1860    d.       1879

 

 96.  (2). Eleanor Maude

         m.Fred Loring Williams

 

61.SUSAN RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Susan Rider, a daughter of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird) Rider, was

born in Harrison County, VA (WV) June 5, 1839 and died at Crawford,

Lewis County, WV, March 17, 1912. In 1870, Susan married Granville

Carlin of Barbour County, WV.

 

Children of Granville and Susan (Rider) Carlin.

 

 97.  (1). Anette

 

 98.  (2). John Morgan

         m.Laura Carlin

 

 99.  (3). Ernest B.              b.c.     1893    d.       1908

 

100.  (4). Edna

         m.J.A. Burke

 

101.  (5). Rush

         m.Carrie Colerider

 

 

62.MORGAN WESLEY RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Morgan Wesley Rider, a son of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird)

Rider, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV) February 17, 1842 and died

May 26, 1912. On November 14, 1878, he married Elisabeth Ruffner, who

died November 27, 1917. Morgan and Elisabeth were devout Methodists,

with Morgan devoting his life to the ministry and Elisabeth active in

temperance and evangelism.

 

Children of Morgan Wesley and Elisabeth (Ruffner) Rider.

 

102.  (1). VA

         m.Robert J. Largent

 

103.  (2). Paul

         m.Nellie Morris

 

104.  (3). Percy Wilson

         m.Lois Moore

 

 

64.SARAH ANNE RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Sarah Anne Rider, a daughter of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird)

Rider, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV) July 15, 1847 and was living

in 1918, when she published the original of this paper. Sarah married

James Edgar Bond October 31, 1867 in Barbour County, WV.  The family

lived in Barbour County for twenty four year and then moved to

Buckhannon, Upshur County, WV in 1891.  James Bond died July 24, 1899.

 

Children of James Edgar and Sarah Anne (Rider) Bond.

 

105.  (1). Ella May               b.c.     1873

 

106.  (2). Esther Lee             b.c.     1876

         m.James D. Williams

 

107.  (3). Herbert Smith          b.c.     1880    d.c.     1880

 

108.  (4). Bessie Francis         b.c.     1880    d.May 25 1901

 

 

67.ALTHEA JANE RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Althea Jane Rider, a daughter of John Wesley and Sarah (Bird)

Rider, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV) February 7, 1859.  In 1879,

she married William Benson of Monterey, VA.  The family moved to Grant

County, Orgeon in April 1885 and William died there in July 1885.  In

September 1885, Althea and her children returned to Harrison County,

where they were living in 1918.

 

Children of William and Althea Jane (Rider) Benson.

 

109.  (1). Adda

         m.B.Moffett Chenoweth

 

110.  (2). Warder P.

         m.Huldah Rhyneger

 

111.  (3). Huber

         m.Minnie Alta Nordeck

 

 

70.WILBERT W. RIDER     13.JAMES RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER    1.JOHN

RIDER

 

      Wilbert W. Rider, a son of James Henry and Julia Agnes (Adams) Rider,

was born in Harrison County, VA, WV in 1837.  He married Rebecca Hall of

Ritchie County, WV. Webber enlisted in the Union Army at the beginning of the Civil War.  With the end of the War, Webber and his family moved to Sacramento, California, where Rebecca died. Webber was a building contractor during most of his life and traveled throughout the United States.

 

Children of Wilbert W. and Rebecca (Hall) Rider.

 

112.  (1). Albert                         b.    1863

         m.?

 

113.  (2). Claude                         b.    1869

         m.?

 

74.GRANVILLE RIDER     13.JAMES RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER    1.JOHN

RIDER

 

     Granville Rider, a son of James Henry and Julia Agnes (Adams) Rider, was

born in Ritchie County VA (WV) July 30, 1844 and died in Delaware County OH July 16, 1908.  He married Margaret Bell and they lived in Delaware, Ohio, where Granville was a jeweler.

 

Children of Granville and Margaret (Bell) Rider.

 

114.  (1). Ora

 

115.  (2). Vinton Warren

 

 

75.AGNES ANN RIDER     13.JAMES RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN

RIDER

 

      Agnes Ann Rider, a daughter of James Henry and Julia Agnes (Adams) Rider,

was born in Ritchie County VA March 19, 1850 and died in Delaware County OH June 6, 1922.  She married Samuel Anderson Moore Jr. March 29, 1869. Samuel, a son of Samuel Anderson and Pricena (Thompson) Moore, was born in Morrow County OH February 16, 1844 and died in 1920 in Delaware County OH.

 

Children of Samuel Anderson Jr. and Agnes Ann (Rider) Moore.

 

116.  (1). Thomas Preston                 b. Mar  1 1870    d. Dec 13 1928

         m. Edith Almeda Hutchinson

 

117.  (2). Homer Othello                  b. Aug 18 1871    d. Jul 21 1962

         m. Alice Healy

 

118.  (3). Charles Monroe                 b. Mar  3 1873    d. Oct  4 1958

         m. Minnie E. Jones

 

119.  (4). Eugene Clay                    b. Jun  3 1875    d. Nov 21`1960

         m. Sadie Orella Phillian

 

120.  (5). Myrtle May                     b. Jun  3 1875    d. Mar 27 1936

         m. Daniel H. Smart

 

121.  (6). Edna Vey                       b.        1878    d.        1963

         m. Nelson Blinn

 

122.  (7). Frank                          b.        1886

 

 

78.EMILY J. RIDER     14.ADAM CURRY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Emily J. Rider. a daughter of Adam Curry and Elisabeth

(McCullough) Rider, was born about 1836.  She married Marian H.

Davis in January 1861.

 

Children of Marian H. and Emily J. (Rider) Davis.

 

123.  (1). Wellington O.

         m.Clona Floyd

 

124.  (2). Alden R.

         m.Ella Tong

 

125.  (3). Edgar G.

         m.Willa Fetro

 

126.  (4). Maud

         m.Edward G. Robinson

 

127.  (5). Clayton M.

 

128.  (6). Dorsey G.

         m.Carrie Nutter

 

 

79.JOHN RIDER     14.ADAM CURRY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER    1.JOHN

RIDER

 

      John Rider, a son of Adam Curry and Elisabeth (McCullough)

Rider, was born about 1838.  He married Elisabeth Bird.

 

Children of John and Elisaberth (Bird) Rider.

 

129.  (1). Ernest

         m.Mary Gregg

 

130.  (2). Florence

         m.Floyd Thompson

 

131.  (3). Ora

         m.Lloyd Thompson

 

132.  (4). Clarence

 

82.JOHN WESLEY RIDER     15.DAVIS RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER1

1.JOHN RIDER

 

      John Wesley Rider, a son of Davis and Sarah (Loudin) rider,

was born about 1834.  His wife is unknown

 

Children of John Wesley Rider.

 

133.  (1). Glenn

 

134.  (2). Harry

 

135.  (3). Allene

 

136.  (4). Mary

 

137.  (5). John

 

138.  (6). Charles

 

 

 

90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER     17.SAMUEL HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN

RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Benjamin Elbert Rider, a son of Samuel Harrison and Rachel Elisabeth

(High) Rider, was born in Harrison County, VA (WV) March 15, 1844.

Benjamin served the Union Army in Co. F, 10th Regiment, W.Va. Infantry

during the Civil War.  He married Theresa A. Tuttle in Barbour County WV

December 28, 1865 Theresa died about 1874 and Benjamin married Julia A.

Hyer. Julia, a daughter of Adam J. and Hannah H. (Rogers) Hyer, was born

in Braxton County, VA (WV) June 6, 1854.

 

Children of Benjamin Elbert and Theresa A. (Tuttle) Rider.

 

139.  (1). Dora Ella              b.       1866    d.       1906

         m.Eldridge Scott Given Sep 29 1887

 

140.  (2). Edgar Granville        b.       1868

         m.Laura Morrison  1896

 

141.  (3). Mary Elisabeth         b.       1872

         m.Andrew Brady

 

Children of Benjamin Elbert and Julia A. (Hyer) Rider.

 

142.  (1). Leo Pell               b.       1877

         m.Harvey M. Turner

 

143.  (2). Jessie Hannah          b.       1882

         m.Curtis W. Chenoweth  1903

 

 

94.MELVILLE BROOKS RIDER    17.SAMUEL HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER

   1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Melville Brooks Rider, a son of Samuel Harrison and Rachel

Elisabeth (High) Rider, was born March 29, 1859 and died in Huntington,

WV May 16, 1923.  He married Barbara Ann McElwain in Braxton County WV

March 29, 1883.  Barbara, a daughter of Andrew J. and Martha J.

McElwain, was born about 1863 and ied in Huntington June 22, 1935.

 

Children of Melville Brooks and Marbara Ann (McElwain) Rider.

 

144.  (1). Bertha Maude            b.Jan  5 1884

 

145.  (2). Martha Ester            b.Aug 24 1885

 

146.  (3). Ora Belle               b.Apr 26 1887   d.Mar 10 1976

         m.Aldine W. Engle Dec 28 1910

 

147.  (4). Lucy Elizabeth          b.Mar 23 1890

 

148.  (5). Harry Emory             b.Sep 10 1892

         m.Icel Honaker

 

149.  (6). Lois Beatrice           b.Nov 25 1899

         m.Charles Osmer Morris

 

96.ELEANOR MAUDE RIDER     58.BENNETT DOWLER RIDER     12.JOHN

WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Eleanor Maude Rider, a daughter of Bennett Dowler and

Esther Jane (Williams) Rider, married Fred Loring Williams.

 

Children of Fred Loring and Eleanor Maude (Rider) Williams.

 

150.  (1). Esther Louise

 

151.  (2). Loring Rider

 

152.  (3). Elisabeth May

 

153.  (4). John Brunson

 

 

102.VIRGINIA RIDER     62.MORGAN WESLEY RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY

RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

      VA Rider, a daughter of Morgan Wesley and Elisabeth

(Ruffner) Rider, married Robert J. Largent.

 

Children of Robert J. and VA (Rider) Largent.

 

154.  (1). John Joseph

 

103.PAUL RIDER     62.MORGAN WESLEY RIDER     12.JOHN WESLEY RIDER

   3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Paul Rider, a son of Morgan Wesley and Elisabeth (Ruffner)

Rider, married Nellie Morris.  He graduated from WV University and

Baltimore Medical School and established a medical practice at

Wardensville, WV, where he died at age 31.

 

Children of Paul and Nellie (Morris) Rider.

 

155.  (1). Morgan Wesley

 

104.PERCY WILSON RIDER     62.MORGAN WESLEY RIDER     12.JOHN

WESLEY RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Percy Wilson Rider, a son of Morgan Wesley and Elisabeth

(Ruffner) Rider, married Lois Moore.

 

Children of Percy Wilson and Lois (Moore) Rider.

 

156.  (1). Elizabeth Jane

 

 

139.DORA ELLA RIDER     90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER     17.SAMUEL

HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Dora Ella Rider, a daughter of Benjamin and Tressie (Tuttle)

Rider, was born in Braxton County, WV in 1866 and died there in 1906.

She married Eldridge Scott Given in Braxton County September 29, 1877.

Scott, a son of Robert P. and Delilah (Friend) Given, was born in

Braxton County WV in 1866.

 

Children of Scott and Dora Ella (Rider) Given.

 

157.  (1). Meade

 

158.  (2). Rachel

         m.Earl Shock  1911

 

159.  (3). Edgar

 

160.  (4). Lucy

 

161.  (5). Sarah

         m.O. Judd Lloyd

 

162.  (6). William Rider

 

 

140.EDGAR GRANVILLE RIDER     90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER

17.SAMUEL HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

      Edgar Granville Rider, a son of Benjamin Elbert and Tressie

A. (Tuttle) Rider, was born in Braxton County, WV in 1868. Edgar married

Laura Morrison in 1896.  At the time the original book was written,

Edgar was an attorney in Sutton, WV.

 

Children of Edgar Granville and Laura (morrison) Rider.

 

163.  (1). Morrison

 

164.  (2). Thomas

 

165.  (3). Katherine

 

 

141.MARY ELISABETH RIDER     90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER

17.SAMUEL HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Mary Elizabeth "Molly" Rider.  Mary, a daughter of Benjamin Elbert

and Teressa "Tressie" (Tuttle) Rider, was born October 12, 1871 and died

January 10, 1961. She married Andrew "Andy" Brady.  Andrew, a son of

Solomon and Malinda (Young) Brady, was born in Braxton County WV October

14, 1870 and died December 4, 1935.

    Both are buried in the Rosedale Methodist Cemetery, Rosedale, WV.

 

Children of Andrew and Mary (Rider) Brady.

 

166.  (1). Oscar Clyde             b. Jan 24, 1892  d.

         m. Carrie __________

 

167.  (2). Dorthy Myerl            b. Dec 29, 1894  d. Mar 19, 1936

         m. Worthy Perkins

         m. Howard Simmons

 

168.  (3). Elbert Scott            b. Feb 05, 1896  d. Jan 24, 1980

         m. Josephine Boone  Aug 19, 1917  Gilmer Co., WV

 

169.  (4). Charles Fletcher        b. Jul 14, 1898  d.         1918

 

170.  (5). Thagar G.               b. Jul 05, 1900  d. Jan 10, 1901

 

171.  (6). Irene Tarecia           b. Oct 28, 1902  d. Mar 03, 1977

         m. William Bright

 

172.  (7). Jessie                  b. Jan 21, 1905  d.

         m. Everett Collins

 

173.  (8). Meda Issabelle          b. Mar 25, 1909  d.

         m. Homer Sampson  Nov 5, 1932  Gilmer Co., WV

 

174.  (9). Ray Brady               b. May 11, 1911  d. Feb 29, 1980

         m. Haley Miller

 

175. (10). Melville Brooks         b. Feb 05, 1914  d. Aug 15, 1971

         m. Jessie Miller

 

176. (11). Thomas Glen             b. May 17, 1916  d. Oct 10, 1969

         m. Vera Mable Miller

 

142.LEO PELL RIDER     90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER     17.SAMUEL

HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Leo Pell Rider, a daughter of Benjamin Elbert and Julia A.

(Hyer) Rider, married Harvey M. Turner. Harvey, a son of John E. and

Miriam (Norman) Turner, was born in 1878 and died in 1939. His second

wife was Laki Taylor.

 

Children of Harvey M. and Leo Pell (Rider) Turner.

 

177.  (1). Pauline

 

178.  (2). Bessie

 

 

143.JESSIE HANNAH RIDER     90.BENJAMIN ELBERT RIDER    17.SAMUEL

HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER     1.JOHN RIDER

 

     Jessie Hannah Rider, a daughter of Benjamin Elbert Rider,

was born in Braxton County, WV in 1882.  She married

Curtis W. Chenoweth in 1903.

 

Children of Curtis and Jessie Hannah (Rider) Chenoweth.

 

179.  (1). Maurine

 

180.  (2). Mary

 

181.  (3). Edith

 

182.  (4). Ruth

 

 

145.LOIS BEATRICE RIDER    94.MELVILLE BROOKS RIDER    17.SAMUEL

HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER   1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Lois Beatrice Rider, a daughter of Melville Brooks and Marbara Ann

(McElwain) Rider, was born November 25, 1899.  She married Charles Osmer

Morris.

 

Known children of Charles Osmer and Lois Beatrice (Rider) Morris.

 

183.  (1). Lee Valjean             b.Sep  4 1919   d.Mar  3 1972

         m.Doris Elizabeth Cartwright Aug 1942

 

 

148.HARRY EMORY RIDER    94.MELVILLE BROOKS RIDER    17.SAMUEL HARRISON

RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER    1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Harry Emory Rider, a son of Melville Brooks and Marbara Ann

(McElwain) Rider, was born September 10, 1892.  He married Icel Honaker.

 

Children of Harry Emory and Icel (Honaker) Rider.

 

184.  (1). Dortoty Marie

 

185.  (2). Wilma Lee

 

186.  (3). Irene

 

 

149.LOIS BEATRICE RIDER    94.MELVILLE BROOKS RIDER    17.SAMUEL

HARRISON RIDER     3.JOHN RIDER    1.JOHN RIDER

 

    Lois Beatrice Rider, a daughter of Melville Brooks and Marbara Ann

(McElwain) Rider, was born November 25, 1899.  She married Charles Osmer

Morris.

 

Children of Charles Osmer and Lois Beatrice (Rider) Morris.

 

187.  (1). Valjean

 

188.  (2). Kathryn Marie

 

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Bond, Sarah Ann (Rider), "The Record of the Rider Family"

Cahill, Barbara R., letter to Don Norman Apr 19 2006, additions and corrections

Bond, Sarah Ann (Rider), "The Record of the Rider Family"

Cottrill, Sarah and Jane, "Descendants of John Jacob Reichart"

Garvin, Carol Lipps, Shaver family manuscript

"Heritage of Braxton County WV 1995" pp.141,205,222

"Lewis County WV, Her People and Places", 2000, p. 134

Norman, Don, "Descendants of George McElwain", "Descendants of John

Brady", "Descendants of Samuel Given", "Descendants of John Loudin"

Stout, Russell R. and Olive M., "Descendants of John Stout"