DESCENDANTS OF JACOB RIFFLE

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                           Don Norman

 

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Riffle was born in Germany about 1725 and died in Lewis County VA in 1816. He arrived at the port of Philadelphia, PA aboard the ship "Phoenix", John Mason commanding, August 28, 1750.

     Settlement of Jacob's estate was recorded November 2, 1816 in Lewis County VA Will Book #1, pages 2-4.  He married Dorothy ------ in Harrison County VA about 1768.  Dorothy was born about 1745 and died in Braxton County in 1817.

    Jacob and his brother Francis were some of the earliest settlers in present day Randolph County WV.  Francis was killed by Indians about 1783 and Jacob and his family moved to Braxton County VA after 1816.

 

Children of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle.

 

  2.  (1). Mary "Molly"            b.c.     1765

         m.George S. Shaver, b. c 1765, Randolph Co., WV?.

 

  3.  (2). Catherine Riffle        b.       1769

         m. George  Wilson, b. c 1770, Randolph Co., WV?.

 

  4.  (3). David Riffle            b.              d.Jan 26 1820

         m.Margaret Swiswick Ward

 

  5.  (4). Dorothy "Dolly"                         d.Jan 30 1865

         m.------ Plyman, b. c 1770, Randolph Co., WV?,

         m. Leonard Hyer, b. c 1770, Randolph Co., WV?.

 

  6.  (5). Peter Riffle            b.c.      1770

 

  7.  (6). Jacob Jr.               b. 26 Feb 1774  d.Jan  7 1864

         m.Elizabeth Boarer

         m.Margaret C. Bailey Feb 20 1834

 

  8.  (7). Christiana or Christina                 d.       1830

         m. John Michael O'Neal 1798

 

  9.  (8). Francis (Frank)         b.       1776

         m.Eva Mace  June 30 1797

         m.Sarah Ocheltree May 3 1819

         m.Elizabeth Conrad 1824

 

 10.  (9). George Strunk           b.       1780   d.c.     1815

         m.Margaret Helmick 1802

         m.Susannah McCalley

 

 11. (10). Isaac                   b. 1784/1790.

         m.Elizabeth Wash Nov 10 1805

         m.Dorothy Jane Plyman  Nov  2 1854

 

 12. (11). Elizabeth               b. 1780/1790

         m.Nicholas Mace aka Wilmoth  1812

 

 

4.DAVID RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    David Riffle, a son of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle, was born in

Randolph County VA between 1770 and 1775 and died in Darke County

OH January 26, 1820.  He married Margaret Swiswick Ward

 

Known children of David and Margaret Swiswick (Ward) Riffle.

 

 13.  (1). Jacob                   b.       1793   d.       1853

         m.Mary Van Scoyk

 

 

7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Riffle Jr., a son of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle, was born

in Randolph County VA (WV) February 26, 1774 and died in Braxton

County WV January 7, 1864.  He married Elizabeth Boarer in Randolph

County August 2, 1795.  Elizabeth, a daughter of Jacob and Barbara

(Judy) Boarer, was born in Hampshire County VA about 1776 and died in

Braxton County VA (WV) about 1832.

    He married Margaret "Peggy" Bailey in Lewis County VA (WV)

February 20, 1834.  Peggy, a daughter of Quinton Bailey, was born in

Va about 1794.

    Jacob's will, dated March 23, 1857, is on file in the Braxton County

Wv court house in Will Book 3, page 315.

 

Children of Jacob Jr. and Elizabeth (Boarer) Riffle.

 

 14.  (1). John                    b.c.     1795

         m. Elizabeth Corrick

 

 15.  (2). Delilah                 b.Dec 28 1798   Jan 26 1853

         m.Jacob Heater  Jun 14 1816

 

 16.  (3). Martin Van Buren        b.Oct 26 1800   d.Apr    1879

         m.Martha Kirk Bell Oct 9 1821

 

 17.  (4). Margaret                b.Nov  1 1802   d.Jun  8 1879

         M.John Sirk Jan 10 1825

 

 18.  (5). Barbara                 b.Jul  2 1804   d.Mar 31 1882

         m.Wesley Burdette Feb  4 1828

         m.Jonathan Riffle Jul 30 1832

 

Children of Jacob and Margaret "Peggy" (Bailey) Riffle.

 

 19.  (1). Lydia E.                b.       1836

         m.Jacob Evans  Oct 6 1853

 

9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Francis "Frank" Riffle, a son of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle, was born

in Randolph County VA (WV) in 1776.  He married Eve Mace in Randolph

County June, 30, 1797. Eve was born in 1775 and died in Randolph County

in 1818. Francis married Sarah Ocheltree in Lewis County VA May 3, 1819. 

He married Elizabeth Conrad in 1821. Elizabeth, a daughter of Benjamin

and Barbara (Hedric) Conrad, was born about 1805 and died January 14,

1883.

 

Children of Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle.

 

 20.  (1). Henry                   b.       1798

       m. Mary Wilson  Mar 29 1829

 

 21.  (1). Jacob                   b. c     1805

         m.Elizabeth WILLIAMs

 

 22.  (2). John                    b.c.     1808   d.Nov 10 1854

         m. Sarah A. Cox

 

 23.  (3). Mary                    b.c.     1816

       m. John B. Conrad

 

Children of Francis and Elizabeth (Conrad) Riffle.

 

 24.  (1). Jefferson Conrad        b.c.     1823

         m.Elizabeth Heater Oct 21 1842

 

 25.  (2). Lucinda                 b.Feb    1824

         m. ----- Townsend

 

 26.  (3). Benjamin                b.c.     1831

         m.Sarah "Sally" WILLIAMs Feb 21 1854

 

 27.  (4). Barbara                 b.c.     1834

 

 28.  (5). Charles                 b.c.     1836

         m.Elizabeth Mollohan Jul 26 1855

         m.Sarah Wine Jul 16 1865

 

10.GEORGE STRUNK RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    George Strunk Riffle, a son  of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle, was

born in Randolph County VA (WV) about 1785 and died at Norfolk VA

in 1815.  George served in the 5th VA Militia in the War of 1812

and died of a service related illness.

    He first married Margaret Helmick.  Apparently Margaret died

young and George married Susannah McCalley.  Susannah was born in

1788 and died in 1866.

 

Children of George Strunk and Susannah (McCalley) Riffle.

 

 29.  (1). Jonathan M.             b.       1811   d.       1899?

         m.Barbara Riffle

 

 30.  (2). Phoebe B.               b.       1812   d.       1872

         m.WILLIAM B. McCartney

 

 31.  (3). George Strunk Jr.       b.       1814   d.       1884

         m.Rebecca Peterson McCartney

         m.Martha Ann Strader

         m.Delilah Elizabeth Woodall

 

11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Isaac Riffle, a son of Jacob and Dorothy Riffle, was born in

Randolph County VA about 1786 and died about 1875.  He married

Elizabeth Wash in Randolph County November 10, 1805.  Elizabeth

was born in VA about 1788 and died after 1850.  Isaac married

Dorothy Jane Plyman in Randolph County November 2, 1854. Dorothy

was born about 1836.

 

Children of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) Riffle.

 

 32.  (1). Absolom                 b.c.     1807

         m.Susan Robinson

         m.Matilda Conrad Aug 15 1873

 

 33.  (2). John WILLIAM            b.c.     1810

         m.Mary "Polly" Plyman

 

 34.  (3). Barbara                 b.c.     1811

         m.James S. Posey Oct  9 1828

 

 35.  (4). Mary                    b.c.     1814   d.Sep  4 1878

         m.James F. Sands Jam 13 1840

 

 36.  (5). Esther                  b.c.     1815

         m.George Plyman Jan 28 1837

 

 37.  (6). Elizabeth               b.c.     1818

         m.WILLIAM Blake Feb 26 1846

 

 38.  (7). Jacob Isaac             b.Feb 22 1822   d.Sep 13 1895

         m.Francena Margaret Blake Aug 20 1846

         m.Matilda Riffle  Mar 29 1874

 

 39.  (8). Susanna                 b.c.     1823   d.May 29 1884

         m.Jacob L. Heater Sep 17 1845

 

 40.  (9). unnamed                 b.c.     1826

 

 41. (10). unnamed                 b.c.     1828

 

 42. (11). Isaac II                b.c.     1830   d.Jan  3 1904

         m.Catherine (Heater) Sharp Jun 9 1853

         m.Mary Estaline Posey Sep 20 1894

 

 43. (12). WILLIAM Mark            b.c      1836

         m.----- Riffle

         m.Nancy Wilson Oct 30 1855

 

Children of Isaac and Dorothy Jane (Plyman) Riffle.

 

 44.  (1). Patrick                 b.Mar 17 1865

 

 45.  (2). Andrew                  b.Dec 15 1866

 

 46.  (3). Homer                   b.Jan  3 1867

 

 

13.JACOB RIFFLE     4.DAVID RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Riffle, a son of David and Margaret Swiswick (Ward)

Riffle, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) in 1793 and died in

Darke County OH in 1853.  He married Mary Van Scoyk.

 

Children of Jacob and Mary (Van Scoyk) Riffle.

 

 47.  (1). Aaron                   b.       1819   d.c.     1864

         m.Catherine Brown

 

 

14.JOHN N. RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John N. Riffle, a son of Jacob Jr. and Elizabeth (Boarer)

Riffle, was born in Nicholas County VA (WV) about 1795.  He

married Elizabeth Corrick.  Elizabeth, a daughter of John and

Elizabeth (Marteny) Corrick, was born in Frederick County MD

about 1794.

 

Known children of John N. and Elizabeth (Corrick) Riffle.

 

 48.  (1). WILLIAM                 b. Oct 5 1823   d.Sep 28 1892

         m. Mary "Polly" Perrine Dec 19 1844

         m. Janetta Perrine

 

 49.  (2). Martha                  b.c.     1828

 

 50.  (3). Cassa                   b.c.     1832

 

 51.  (4). Jacob                   b.Sep  9 1837

         m.Lucretia Shaver Oct 4 1868

 

 52.  (5). Jane                    b.c.     1844

 

 

15.DELILAH RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Delilah Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Jr. and Elizabeth (Boarer)

Riffle, was born in Randolph County VA (WV) December 28, 1798 and died

in Braxton County VA (WV) January 26, 1853.  She married Jacob Heater

in Harrison County VA (WV) January 13, 1816. Jacob, a son of John and

Mary Heater, was born in PA March 28, 1790 and died in Braxton County

July 6, 1836.

    For more information on this family, see "the Descendants of John

Heater."

 

Children of Jacob and Delilah (Riffle) Heater.

 

 53.  (1). Rosena                  b.Mar 22 1817

         m.John C. McNemar Sep 7 1843

 

 54.  (2). John                    b.Jul  5 1818   d.Dec 15 1894

         m.Elizabeth Ann Berry Oct 17 1847

 

 55.  (3). Jemason                 b.Jan  2 1820

 

 56.  (4). Elizabeth               b.Aug 28 1821

         m.Uriah Singleton

 

 57.  (5). Jacob                   b.Jul 18 1823

 

 58.  (6). Mary                    b.Jan 17 1825

         m.Daniel Heater

         m.James Berry Oct 18 1841

 

 59. (7). Ruhama                   b.Dec 27 1826   d.Feb  2 1882

         m.WILLIAM Oldaker  Aug 20 1872

 

 60.  (8). WILLIAM II              b.Oct 28 1828

         m.Sarah Foster Apr 27 1853

         m.Mary Jane Westfall  Jan 2 1855

 

 61.  (9). Enoch Gordon            b.Dec  6 1830

 

 62. (10). Maria                   b.Nov 11 1832

         m.Charles See Evan Feb  6 1853

 

 63. (11). Keller R.               b.Oct 19 1834

         m.Phoebe Ann Wilson Jun 11 1858

 

 64. (12). Wesley                  b.Oct  5 1836   d.dec 30 1908

         m.Louisa Jane Smith Oct  4 1867

 

 65. (13). Delilah Margaret        b.Apr  9 1846

         m.James McMillian Nov  4 1874

 

 

16.MARTIN VAN BUREN RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Martin Van Buren Riffle, a son of Jacob Jr. and Elizabeth (Boarer)

Riffle, was born October 26, 1800 and died in April 1879.  He married

Martha Kirk Bell in Lewis County Va (WV) October 9, 1821. Martha, a

daughter of WILLIAM and Mary Bell, was born about 1800.

 

Children of Martin Van Buren and Martha Kirk (Bell) Riffle.

 

 66.  (1). John M.                 b.       1825   d.Nov 13 1882

         m.Elisa Given Feb 14 1856

 

 67.  (2). Mary                    b.       1826

 

 68.  (3). Martha Mahala           b.Feb 24 1832

         m.John Walker

 

 69.  (4). Anna C.                 b.Mar 19 1834   d.Jul  4 1881

         m.Anson Mollohan

 

 70.  (5). Susan                   b.       1836

 

 71.  (6). James                   b.       1838   d.May  7 1855

 

 

17.MARGARET RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Margaret Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Sr. and Elizabeth (Boarer)

Riffle, was born in VA November 1, 1802 and died in Braxton County

June 8, 1879.  She married John Sirk January 16, 1824.  John, a son of

Adam and --- (Poe) Sirk, was born in Shenandoah County, VA, November

24, 1805 and died in braxton County WV June 11, 1866.

    For more information on this family, see "The Descendants of Adam

Sirk."

 

Children of John and Margaret (Riffle) Sirk.

 

 72.  (1). Mary                    b.Jul  9 1826    d.Sep 13 1904

 

 73.  (2). John Adam               b.May 13 1828    d.Sep 13 1906

         m.Lucinda Frame  Sep 16 1847

 

 74.  (3). Emsey                  b.Jan 26 1831    d.Sep 27 1915

         m.Martin Riffle

 

 75.  (4). Annie                  b.Feb 26 1833    d.Dec 17 1917

         m.Benjamin Dickey

 

 76.  (5). Eliza                  b.Aug  9 1835    d.Feb 29 1920

         m.George Walker

 

 77.  (6). Sirena                 b.Nov 22 1837    d.Aug 18 1878

         m.Uriah Carte

 

 78.  (7). Jacob Wesley           b.Mar 31 1840    d.May 7 1881

         m.Delilah Dickey

 

 79.  (8). Elizabeth              b.Feb 20 1843    d.Jul 4 1847

 

 

20.HENRY RIFFLE   9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Henry Riffle, a son of Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle, was born in

Randolph County Va in 1798. He married Mary Wilson in Lewis County VA

March 29, 1829. Mary was a daughter of Jacob and Mary (Donohue) Wilson.

She married David O'Neil after Henry died.

 

Known children of Henry and Mary (Wilson) Riffle.

 

 80.  (1). Matilda                 b.       1833

         m. Friend Canter Aug 17 1854 Meigs County OH

 

 81.  (2). David                   b.       1843

         m. Mary Boggs Oct 20 1875  Jackson County WV

 

 82.  (3). Phoebe                  b.       1844     d.Aug 1931

         m. James Sands Apr 29 1879

         m. Perry Smith Nov 21 1892

 

 83.  (4). Eda "Kate"              b.       1847     d.Mar 20 1908

         m. Robert S. Vankirk Jul 25 1867 in Jackson County WV

 

 84.  (5). WILLIAM Henry           b.       1851

         m. Christina Anna McQueen, Apr 22 1873, Jackson County WV

         m. Elizabeth Tenny Nov 12 1888

 

 20.JACOB RIFFLE     9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Riffle, a son Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle, was born in

Randolph County Va (WV) about 1805.  He married Elizabeth WILLIAMs.

Elizabeth, a daughter of John and Mary (Byrne) WILLIAMs, was born in VA

about 1813.

 

Children of Jacob and Elizabeth (WILLIAMs) Riffle.

 

 85.  (1). Phebe                   b.c.     1835

 

 86.  (2). Mary Ann                b.       1838

 

 87.  (3). Jane "Jennie            b.       1840

 

 88.  (4). Amanda                  b.       1843

         m.Harrison WILLIAMs Aug 30 1860

 

21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John Riffle, a son of Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle, was born in VA

about 1808 and died in Lewis County VA November 10, 1854. He married

Sarah A. Cox or Posey. Sarah was born in VA about 1812.

 

Known children of John and Sarah (Cox) Riffle.

 

 89.  (1). Peggy                   b.c.     1830

 

 90.  (2). James S.                b.c.     1832

         m. Angeline Posey November 14 1853

 

 91.  (3). Elizabeth E.            b.c.     1834

 

 92.  (4). Catherine               b.c.     1835

 

 93.  (5). Edward                  b.c.     1838

 

 94.  (6). Granville               b.c.     1843

 

 95.  (7). Lucy                    b.c.     1844

 

 96.  (8). Jane                    b.c.     1846

 

 97.  (9). Ezekiel                 b.c.     1848

 

 98. (10). John E.                 b.       1850

         m. Francena Dobbins Nov 26 1874

 

22.MARY RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Mary Riffle, a daughter of Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle, was born

in VA about 1816. She married John B. Conrad. John was born in VA about

1814.

 

Known children of John B. and Mary (Riffle) Conrad.

 

 99.  (1). Cassandra               b.c.    1828

 

100.  (2). Elizabeth               b.c.    1829

 

101.  (3). Matilda                 b.c.    1831

         m. Absolom Riffle  Aug 15 1873

 

102.  (5). Sampson                 b.c.    1835

         m. Sarah Conrad Jun 22 1855

         m. Margaret WILLIAMs Apr 30 1864

 

103.  (6). Phoebe                  b.c.    1837

 

104.  (7). Amanda                  b.c.    1838

         m. John Riffle Nov 19 1858

 

105.  (8). Eliza                   b.c.    1841

         m. Edward Riffle May 27 1860

 

106.  (9). Margaret                b.c.    1842

 

107. (10). James                   b.c.    1846

         m. Mary Ann Conrad Oct 15 1887

 

108. (11). Lavina                  b.c.    1848

 

109. (12). Sarah                   b.c.    1846

 

110. (13). Sophronia               b.c.    1849

 

111. (14). John B.                 b.      1850

         m. Mary Ann Riffle Oct 31 1873

 

112. (15). Agnes                   b.c.    1856

 

24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jefferson Conrad Riffle, a son of Francis and Elizabeth (Conrad)

Riffle, was born in VA about 1823 and died in 1890. He married Elizabeth

Heater in Braxton County VA October 21, 1842.  Elizabeth was born in VA

September 4, 1822 and died about 1892.

    The family is listed in the 1850 and 1860 Braxton County VA (WV)

census, but are not found in the 1870 listing for that county.

 

Children of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater) Riffle.

 

113.  (1). Mary                    b.c.     1844

         m. David Losh

 

114.  (2). Minerva                 b.c.     1846   d.c      1847

 

115.  (3). Amanda                  b.       1847   d.       1919

         m.Selden Harness Groves Dec 17 1867

         m.Nimrod Foster

 

116.  (4). Sarah B.                b.c.     1849

 

117.  (5). Nancy                   b.c.     1849

         m. Cyrus Edgar Mitchell

 

118.  (6). Matilda                 b.c.     1851

         m. Jacob Isaac Riffle  Mar 1874

 

119.  (7). Benjamin Franklin       b.Jul 4 1854    d.Apr 30 1875

         m. Sarah Posey Jun 14 1874

 

120.  (8). Elizabeth               b.Jul    1856

         m. Sanford Posey

 

121.  (9). Sarah                   b.Jul 20 1857

         m. WILLIAM S. Posey

 

122. (10). Martin Batten           b.Jul 23 1859

         m. Samantha Jane Mitchell

 

123. (11). Elsie

         m. John Foster

 

124. (12). Lucinda                 b.c.     1863

         m.Hezekiah Fox

 

125. (13). Louisa Elsie            b.c.     1865

         m. James S. Foster

 

126. (14). Ann                     b.Nov 22 1867

 

127. (15). Lillian "Lilly"         b.Feb 27 1874

         m. Albert Sponagle

 

25.LUCINDA RIFFLE     9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Lucinda Riffle, a daughter of Francis and Eve (Mace) Riffle,

was born in Va in February 1824.  She met ------ Townsend

 

Children of ------ and Lucinda (Riffle) Townsend.

 

128.  (1). Peyton                  b.Apr    1849

         m.Sarah Catherine Riffle Sep 26 1874

 

26.BENJAMIN RIFFLE   9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Benjamin Riffle, a son of Francis and Elizabeth (Conrad) Riffle, was

born in VA about 1831. He married Sarah "Sally" WILLIAMs February 21,

1854. Sarah was born in VA about 1833.

 

Known children of Benjamin and Arah (WILLIAMs) Riffle.

 

129.  (1). Mary A.                 b.c.     1856

 

130.  (2). Simon                   b.c.     1860

 

131.  (3). Elzara                  b.c.     1868

 

28.CHARLES RIFFLE  9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Charles Riffle, a son of Francis and Elizabeth (Conrad) Riffle, was

born in VA in September 1836. He married Elizabeth Mollohan July 26,

1855. Elizabeth, a daughter of James F. and Nancy (WILLIAMs) Mollohan,

was born about 1829 and died in 1864.

    Charles married Sarah Wine July 16, 1865. Sarah, a daughter of David

Smith and Elizabeth (Conrad) Wine, was born in VA in October 1845.

 

Children of Charles and Elizabeth (Mollohan) Riffle.

 

132.  (1). Emzie                   b.c.      1864

 

133.  (2). Barbara                 b.c.      1864

 

Children of Charles and Sarah (Wine) Riffle.

 

134.  (1). Morgan                  b.c.      1868

         m. Rosa E. Blake Feb 24 1893

 

135.  (2). Laura                   b.c.    1870

         m. John Vankirk Aug 5 1890

 

136.  (3). Jerry                   b.c.      1872

 

137.  (4). Ira                     b.c.      1876

 

138.  (5). Jacob                   b.c.      1878

 

139.  (6). Dow                     b. Mar  1880

 

140.  (7). Mary E.                 b. Jul  1882

         m. Richard Vankirk Oct 27 1896

 

141 (8). George W.                 b. Jan  1887

         m. Dora Conrad  Oct 9 1912

 

142.  (9). Oliver A.               b. Apr  1889

 

143.(10). Betty

 

144.(11). Polly

 

29.JONATHAN M. RIFFLE     10.GEORGE STRUNK RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Jonathan M. Riffle, a son of George Strunk and Susannah (McCalley)

Riffle, was born in VA about 1811 and died in Clay County WV about

1899.  He married Barbara Riffle.  Barbara, a daughter of Jacob Jr.

and Elizabeth (Boarer) Riffle, was born in 1804 and died in Clay

County WV in 1882.

 

Children of Jonathan M. and Barbara (Riffle) Riffle.

 

145. (1). WILLIAM A.               b.       1833   d.       1922

         m.Margaret E. Cart Jul 24 1865

         m.Letha Jane Cart Sep 18 1869

 

146.  (2). Martin Van Buren        b.Sep 16 1834   d.       1906

         m.Melcina Strange

         m.Emsy Jane Sirk

 

147.  (3). Temperance C.           b.       1834   d.       1893

         m.Jehu Cunningham

 

148.  (4). Delilah Maria          b.       1839   d.       1928

         m.Biddle Yates

 

149.  (5). George Strunk          b.       1842   d.       1925

         m.Eliza Jane Hughes

 

32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Absolom Riffle, a son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) Riffle, was born

in VA about 1807. He married Susan Robinson. Susan was born in VA about

1813 and died in Braxton County VA before 1870. Absolom married Matilda

Conrad in Braxton County WV August 15, 1873. Matilda, a daughter of

Daniel and Margaret (Shields) Conrad, was born in VA about 1831.

 

Children of Absolm and Susan (Robinson) Riffle.

 

150.  (1). Phoebe                  b.c.     1833

         m. Cain Hinkle Aug 30 1870

 

151.  (2). Henry                   b.c.     1835

 

152.  (3). John                    b.c.     1837

         m. Amanda Conrad Nov 19 1856

 

153.  (4). Edward                  b.c.     1839

         m. Eliza Conrad May 27 1860

 

154.  (5). Isaac                   b.c.     1841

 

155.  (6). Anthony                 b.c.     1842

 

156.  (7). Jane                    b.c.     1845

 

157.  (8). Rebecca Ann             b.c.     1847

 

158.  (9). Benjamin F.             b.c.     1849

 

159. (10). Nancy                   b.c.     1854

 

Children of Matilda Conrad.

 (Step children of Absolom Riffle.)

 

160.  (1). Grace                   b.c.     1851

 

161.  (2). Sarah                   b.c.     1853

 

162.  (3). WILLIAM                 b.c.     1856   d.before 1870

 

163.  (4). David                   b.       1860

 

164.  (5). Martha J.               b.c.     1867

 

165.  (6). WILLIAM H.              b.c.     1867

 

166.  (7). Benjamin F.             b.c.     1869

 

167.  (8). Margaret                b.       1870

 

33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John WILLIAM Riffle, a son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) Riffle,

was born in Va about 1810.  He married Mary "Polly" Plyman. Mary was

born in VA about 1815.

 

Children of John WILLIAM and Mary "Polly" (Plyman) Riffle.

 

168.  (1). Peter                   b.c.     1838

         m.Margaret Given

         m.Lillie Harris

 

169.  (2). Mahala                  b.c.     1841

 

170.  (3). Elizabeth               b.c.     1843

 

171.  (4). Noah                    b.c.     1845   d.Jul  8 1857

 

172.  (5). Elias Samuel Peyton     b.c.     1848

         m.Elizabeth Jane Virginia Bragg Oct 1872

 

173.  (6). Mary                    b.c.     1851

 

174.  (7). John WILLIAM            b.c.     1854

 

175.  (8). Calvin                  b.c.     1857

 

 

38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Isaac Riffle, a son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) Riffle, was

born February 22, 1822 and died September 13, 1895. He married Francena

Margaret Blake August 20, 1846. Francena, a daughter of John Burton and

Abigail (Crissmore) Blake, was born in VA about 1828 and died in Braxton

County WV about 1872.

    Jacob married Matilda Riffle May 29, 1874. Matilda, a daughter of

Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater) Riffle was born in VA about

1851.

 

Children of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret (Blake) Riffle.

 

176.  (1). WILLIAM Taylor          b.c.     1847

         m. Margaret L. Posey  Jul 24 1866

 

177.  (2). John Scott              b.Mar  8 1848

         m.Mary Ann Skinner Jul 21 1872

         m.Nancy (Keller) Taylor

 

178.  (3). Amanda                  b.c.     1851    d.Aug 10 1865

 

179.  (4). Stewart Lewis           b. Mar 28 1852   d. Sep 3 1929

         m. Abigail Rachel Blake May 5 1872

 

180.  (5). Samantha Jane           b.c.     1854

         m. Alonzo Gilbert Mitchell Nov 18 1872

 

181.  (6). James Henry "Bunk"      b.c.     1856

         m. Catherine Rulina Harris Nov 29 1877

 

182.  (7). Benjamin Franklin       b.c.     1858

         m. Sarah Catherine Blake Dec  4 1889

 

183.  (8). Thurmissa A.            b.c.     1862

         m. Lucy A. Skinner Feb 14 1884

 

184.  (9). Nancy Louisa            b.c.     1863

         m. James WILLIAM Pumphrey

 

185. (10). Andrew Adams            b.c.     1867    d.  1951

 

Children of Jacob Isaac and Matilda (Riffle) Riffle.

 

186.  (1). Eli                     b.c.     1876

         m. Esta Ann Blake Apr 30 1899

 

187.  (2). Jacob                         d.infant

 

188.  (3). Wash T.                 b.Dec    1878

       m. Worthy Radcliff

 

189.  (4). Virginia B. "Jennie"    b.Jan     1881

       m. Newton B. Conrad Dec 7 1909

 

190.  (6). Oscar L.                b.Apr     1884

       m. Rose Etta Graff Apr 18 1908

 

191.  (7). Archie Alonzo           b.Dec  8 1885

       m. Minnie Jane Blake Dec 3 1909

 

192.  (8). Ollie J. (m)            b.Aug     1888

 

193.  (9). George                  b.Dec     1891

       m. Bessie M. Fox Sep  7 1914

 

194. (10). Matilda "Tillie"                        d.infant

 

42.ISSAC RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Isaac Riffle, a son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) Riffle, was born

in VA about 1830 and died January 3, 1904. He married Catherine (Heater)

Sharp June 9, 1853. Catherine was born in VA about 1821 and died in

Braxton County WV after 1880. Isaac married Mary Estaline Posey in

Braxton County September 20, 1894.

 

Children of Isaac and catherine (Heater) [Sharp] Riffle.

 

195.  (1). Jackson                 b.c.     1853

         m. Mary C. Plymale Aug 23 1876

 

196.  (2). Asa                     b.c.     1854

         m. Phoebe Jane Hinkle Mar 21 1878

         m. Nora Riffle        Dec 21 1899

 

197.  (3). Ellen                   b.c.     1855

 

198.  (4). Strange                 b.c.     1859

         m. Vernilia Ware Oct 4 1881

 

199.  (5). Ruhama                  b.c.     1862

         b. George M. WILLIAMs Nov 18 1886

 

43.WILLIAM MARK RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM Mark Riffle, a son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Wash) was

born about 1810.  he married ------- Riffle.  He married Nancy Jane

Wilson October 30, 1855.  Nancy was born August 31, 1831 and died

August 24, 1905.  He married Virginia McNemar in Lewis County WV June

12, 1887.

 

Known Children of WILLIAM Mark Riffle. (first wife.)

 

200.  (1). Sarah Catherine         b.Mar    1855

         m.Peyton Townsend Sep 26 1874

 

47.AARON RIFFLE     13.JACOB RIFFLE     4.DAVID RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Aaron Riffle, a son of Jacob and Mary (Van Scoyk) Riffle, was born

in Darke County Ohio in 1819 and died during the Civil War. He married

Catherine Brown.  Catherine was born about 1820.

 

Children of Aaron and Catherine (Brown) Riffle.

 

201.  (1). Mary Margaret           b.       1845   d.       1924

         m.Beverly Marcum

 

 

48.WILLIAM RIFFLE     14.JOHN N. RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM Riffle, a son of John N. and Elizabeth (Corrick) Riffle,

was born in VA October 5, 1823 and died September 28, 1892.  He married

Mary "Polly" Perrine December 19, 1844.  Polly, a daughter of John and

Hannah (Deane) Perrine, was born in VA November 13, 1825 and died in

childbirth in Braxton County VA (WV) February 13, 1855.  WILLIAM is

listed as a widower in the 1860 Braxton County census.

    WILLIAM married Janetta Perrine.  Janetta, a sister of Mary "Polly"

Perrine, was born about 1835 and died February 11, 1875.  She was listed

in  the 1860 Braxton County VA (WV) census as a widow living next door

to WILLIAM. She may have married a Perrine.

 

Children of WILLIAM and Mary "Polly" (Perrine) Riffle.

 

202.  (1). Sarah L.                b.c.     1847

 

203.  (2). James                   b.c.     1849

 

204.  (3). John                    b.c.     1850

 

205.  (4). Elijah                  b.c.     1851

 

206.  (5). Henry                   b.c.     1844

 

Children of ----- and Janetta (Perrine) Perrine.

 (Step children of WILLIAM Riffle.)

 

207.  (1). Elzara                  b.c.     1852

 

208.  (2). Rebecca                 b.c.     1857

 

209.  (3). Lucy                    b.       1860

 

Known children of WILLIAM and Janetta (------) [Perrine] Riffle.

 

210.  (1). Susan                   b.c.     1866

 

 

51.JACOB RIFFLE     14.JOHN N. RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Riffle, a son of John N. and Elizabeth (Corrick) Riffle, was

born in Braxton County VA (WV) September 9, 1837.  He married Lucretia

Shaver October 4, 1868.  Lucretia, a daughter of Jacob and Eliza

(Lloyd) Shaver, was born in Braxton County about 1840.

 

Children of Jacob and Lucretia (Shaver) Riffle.

 

211.  (1). Willie E.

 

212.  (2). Dora E.

 

213.  (3). Louverna

 

214.  (4). Eliza E.

 

 

69.ANNA C. RIFFLE    16.MARTIN VAN BUREN RIFFLE     7.JACOB RIFFLE JR.

   1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Anna C. Riffle, a daughter of Martin Van Buren and Martha Sirk

(Bell) Riffle, was born in VA March 19, 1834 and died in Webster

County WV July 4, 1881.  She married Anson Mollohan.  Anson, a son of

George Jr. and Mary (Dodrill) Mollohan, was born in VA November 7,

1829 and died December 1, 1901.

 

Children of Anson and Anna (Riffle) Mollohan.

 

215.  (1). Ruhama Jane             b.Jul 17 1853

         m.WILLIAM W. Walker Feb 26 1872

 

216.  (2). Mary Martha "Frances"   b.Aug 20 1854

         m.Samuel Elbin Duffield Nov 7 1877

 

217.  (3). Sarah Ann               b.Aug 27 1855   d.Mar 25 1898

         m.Henderson Bell Hoover Sep 22 1881

 

218.  (4). Homer Holt              b.Nov 17 1857   d.apr 27 1933

         m.Julia A. Reip Jun 4 1881

 

219.  (5). Luther Haymond          b.Jan  5 1860   d.apr 21 1947

         m.Ada Elizabeth Pierson May 28 1882

 

220.  (6). Martin                  b.May 10 1861   d.May 13 1897

         m.Mary Frances Barnett Nov 20 1884

 

221.  (7). WILLIAM                 b.Mar 10 1863

 

222.  (8). Curtis                  b.Jan 28 1866   d.Apr 19 1939

         m.Glorvina Pierson Aug 23 1888

 

223.  (9). Jettes                  b.Jun 20 1869   d.       1947

         m.Nannie Elizabeth Tinnel Dec 29 1892

 

224. (10). Enza Bell               b.Aug  7 1871   d.May 20 1948

 

225. (11). Okey                    b.Apr  7 1875

         m.Dora Baughman Nov  9 1899

 

226. (12). John B.                 b.Feb 20 1877   d.Jul 17 1952

         m.Josie E. Baughman Jan 16 1902

 

81.DAVID RIFFLE   20.HENRY RIFFLE   9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    David Riffle, a son of Henry and Mary (Wilson) Riffle, was born in

1843. He married Mary Boggs October 20, 1875 in Jackson County WV. Mary

was a daughter of James and Sarah (Good) Boggs.

    David served in the Civil War and was blind because of his service.

He and Mary divorced in 1912.

 

Children of David and Mary (Boggs) Riffle.

 

227.  (1). Dora Mae                b. Jan 31 1874   d.22 May 1960

         m. Ellis Elijah Donohue Jul 2 1897 Jackson County WV

 

228.  (2). John Daniel Boone

         m. Lily Lyons  Jan 1 190

         m. Hallie Sayre 1906     Jackson County WV

 

229.  (3). Chester

         m. Mollie Belle Eddy,  Jul 6  1910 Wood County WV

         m. Nancy Creel  Apr 26 1919 Wood County WV

 

230.  (4). Elmer Riffle            b. Aug    1890

 

83.EDA RIFFLE  20.HENRY RIFFLE   9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Eda "Kate" Riffle, a daughter of Henry and Mary (Wilson) Riffle, was

born in 1847 and died March 20, 1908. She married Robert S. Vankirk July

25, 1867 in Jackson County WV.

 

Children of Robert S. and Eda (Riffle) Vankirk.

 

231.  (1). WILLIAM Raleigh

         m. Martha Ann Posey  Feb 15 1893

 

232.  (2). John Henry

         m. Emma Florence Riffle  Dec 5 1900

 

233.  (3). Richard

         m. Melissa Riffle Oct 27 1896

 

234.  (4). James

         m. Dochia A.Graff Jun 26  1910

 

235.  (5). Homer

         m. Ollie Riffle  Mar 25 1908

 

90.JAMES S. RIFFLE     21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

   James S. Riffle, a son of John and Sarah (Cox) Riffle, was born in

Lewis County about 1832. He married Angeline Posey November 14, 1853.

Angeline, a daughter of James Scott and Barbara (Riffle) Posey, was born

in Lewis County WV January 30, 1830 and died July 9, 1882.

 

Known children of James S. and Angeline (Posey) Riffle.

 

236.  (1). Thomas S.               b.c.     1855

 

237.  (2). John J.                 b.c.     1856

 

238.  (3). James F.                b.c.     1859

 

239.  (4). Jane                    b.c.     1862

 

240.  (5). Sarah C.                b.c.     1863

 

241.  (6). WILLIAM J.              b.c.     1867

 

98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John Riffle, a son of John and Sarah (Cox) Riffle, was born in VA in

May 1850. He married Francena Dobbins in Braxton County WV November 26,

1874. Francena, a daughter of Joel and Sarah G. Dobbins, was born in VA

in March 1858.

 

Known children of John and Francena (Dobbins) Riffle.

 

242.  (1). William W.              b.Dec    1875

         m. Madge Gerwig Mar 15 1911 Braxton County WV

 

243.  (2). Lora E.                 b.c.     1877

         m. J.. Stokely  Nov 4 1897 Braxton County WV

 

244.  (3). Samuel H.               b.Dec    1879

         m. Bessie G. Knightr Nov 26 1903 Braxton County WV

 

245.  (4). James R.                b.Dec    1881

         m. Leetha S. Scott Sep 17 1901 Braxton County WV

 

246.  (5). Cora E.                 b.Feb    1884

         m. Daniel Teets Jan 21 1903 Braxton County WV

 

247.  (6). Amy B.                  b.Oct    1886

 

248.  (7). Amos Harrison           b.Oct    1889

         m. Lillie Mae Moore Nov 16 1913

 

249.  (8). Harvey H.               b.Jun    1893

         M. Sylvia Pearl White Fev 23 1926 Braxton County WV

 

 

113.MARY RIFFLE   24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Mary Riffle, a daughter of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater)

Riffle, was born in VA about 1841. She married David Losh. David was

born in VA about 1818.

 

Known children of David and Mary (Riffle) Losh.

 

250.  (1). Alexander               b.c.        1861

         m. Louisa R. McElwain Jan 29 1896

 

251.  (2). Turner A.               b.c.        1862

 

115.AMANDA RIFFLE   24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Amanda Riffle, a daughter of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater)

Riffle, was born in Lewis County VA about 1847 and died in 1919. She

married Selden Harness Groves December 18, 1867. Selden, a son of John

and Mary (Shrout) Groves, was born in 1846 and died October 7, 1877 in

Lewis County WV.

    Amanda married Nimrod Foster after Selden died.

 

Children of Selden Harness and Amanda (Riffle) Groves.

 

252.  (1). Marsha Columbia         b.Oct 24 1868   d.Sep  1 1961

         m. Francis Julian Foster b. 1864

 

253.  (2). George I.               b.Jul 07 1870   d.Oct 10 1949

         m. Daisy Lee Wellen  b. September 22, 1878

 

254.  (3). Francis Marion          b.Jun 11 1872   d.Oct  6 1959

         m. Leah Maud Gay b. February 07, 1874

 

255.  (4). Arminta Laura           b.       1874

         m. Isaac G. "Ike" Bennett

 

256.  (5). John Patrick            b.       1876

         m. Olive Malissa Mitchell  b. December 27, 1873

 

117.NANCY RIFFLE   24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Nancy Riffle, a daughter of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater)

Riffle, was born in VA in February 1850. She married Cyrus Edgar

Mitchell. Cyrus, a son of John Elam and Prudence (McCally) Mitchell, was

born in VA in May 1851.

 

Children of Cyrus and Nancy (Riffle) Mitchell.

 

257.  (1). John J.                 b. Jul  1879

 

258.  (2). Elizabeth               b. Jan  1877

 

259.  (3). Benjamin Minter         b. Dec  1881

 

260.  (4). Anna B.                 b. Nov  1883

 

261.  (5). Robert L.               b. May  1886

 

262.  (6). Charles                 b. Nov  1887

 

263.  (7). Susan Catherine         b. May  1892

 

119.BENJAMIN RIFFLE    24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Benjamin Riffle, a son of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth (Heater)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County VA (WV) July 4, 1854 and died April

30, 1875. He married Sarah A. Posey June 14, 1874. Sarah, a daughter of

Benjamin and Francena Posey, was born in Va about 1855.

    Sarah married David W. Bragg in Braxton County WV February 8, 1881.

 

Child of Benjamin and Sarah A. (Posey) Riffle.

 

264.  (1). WILLIAM Jefferson       b.Mar 21 1875

         m.Vada C. Taylor

 

120.SARAH ELIZABETH RIFFLE  24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS

RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Sarah Elizabeth Riffle, a daughter of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth

(Heater) Riffle, was born in VA in July 1856. She married Sanford Posey.

Sanford Posey was born in VA in September 1854. The family is listed in

the 1900 Braxton County WV census. They had been married 22 years. Sarah

was the mother of 7 children, with 6 living.

    Sanford's widowed mother, Sarah A. Posey, born in VA in September

1820, living in their household.

 

Known children of Sanford and Sarah Elizabeth (Riffle) Posey.

 

265.  (1). Rozina P.               b.Apr    1879

         m. James R. Lough Mar 22 1911

 

266.  (2). Allie                   b.May    1881

 

267.  (3). Marshall                b.Sep    1883

         m. Ida Plymale Jan 14 1906

 

268.  (4). Ezra                    b.Oct    1886

 

269.  (5). Carrie                  b.Jul    1893

 

270.  (6). Patrick                 b.Jul    1896

 

 

122.MARTIN BATTEN RIFFLE   24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS

RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Martin Batten Riffle, a son of Jefferson Conrad and Elizabeth

(Heater) Riffle, was born July 23, 1859. He married Samantha Jane

Mitchell March 16, 1882. Samantha, a daughter of John E. and Prudence

(McCully) Mitchell, was born August 26, 1857.

 

Children of Martin Batten and Samantha Jane (Mitchell) Riffle.

 

271.  (1). Bertha I.               b.c.     1874

         m. Bingham Taylor

 

272.  (2). WILLIAM B.

         m. Daisy Todd

 

273.  (3). John E.

         m. Mary Clark 1906

 

274.  (4). Civilla Susan           b.Aug 11 1898   d.Aug 23 1965

         m.Lee Washington Blake Oct 2 1906

 

275.  (5). Charles

 

276.  (6). George

 

277.  (7). Elizabeth

 

278.  (8). Eve May                 b.  Mar 27 1898

 

128.PEYTON RIFFLE   25.LUCINDA RIFFLE     9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Peyton Riffle, a son of Lucinda Riffle and an unknown Townsend, was

born in VA in Appril 1849. He was listed as Peyton Townsend in census

records and applied for a marriage license as Peyton Townsend. He is

listed in the 1880 and 1900 Braxton County WV census as Peyton Riffle.

He married Sarah Catherine Riffle in Braxton County WV September 26,

1874. Sarah, a daughter of WILLIAM Mark Riffle, was born in Va in March

1855.

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

married 26 years. Sarah was the mother of 11 children, with 8 living.

 

Known children of Peyton and Sarah Catherine (Riffle) Riffle.

 

279.  (1). Ellis Milton            b.Feb    1878

 

280.  (2). Millie ).               b.Nov    1883

 

281.  (3). Clara J.                b.Mar    1886

 

282.  (4). Ella M.                 b.May    1888

 

283.  (5). Rachel A.               b.Aug    1890

 

284.  (6). Ora C.                  b.Oct    1892

 

285.  (7). WILLIAM F.              b.Oct    1894

 

286.  (8). Guy L.                  b.Aug    1897

 

134.MORGAN RIFFLE   28.CHARLES RIFFLE  9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Morgan Riffle, a son of Charles and Sarah (Wine) Riffle, was born in

Braxton County WV in May 1868. He married Rose E. Blake in Braxton

County February 24, 1893. Rosa, a daughter of John J. and Eliza J.

Blake, was born in WV in June 1872.

 

Known children of Morgan and Rosa E. (Blake) Riffle.

 

287.  (1). Frederick N.            b.Jan     1894

 

288.  (2). Lina G.                 b.Oct   1895

 

289.  (3). Bonnie B.               b.Jul   1897

 

290.  (4). Early G.                b.Feb     1899

 

 

145.WILLIAM A. RIFFLE     29.JONATHAN M. RIFFLE     10.GEORGE

STRUNK RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM A. Riffle, a son of Jonathan M. and Barbara (Riffle)

Riffle, was born in 1833 and died in 1922.  He Married Margaret M.

Cart July 24, 1865.  Margaret, a daughter of Henry and Margaret Cart,

was born about 1840 and died about 1867.

    WILLIAM married Letha Jane Cart September 18, 1869.  Letha, a

daughter of Henry and Margaret Cart, was born about 1843.  Letha was a

sister of Margaret M. (Cart) Riffle.

 

Children of WILLIAM A. and Margaret M. (Cart) Riffle.

 

291.  (1). Mary                    b.       1867

         m.------ Arbogast

 

Children of WILLIAM A. and Letha Jane (Cart) Riffle.

 

292.  (1). Margaret                b.Aug 12 1870

 

293.  (2). Malissa

         m. Daniel Keffer

 

294.  (3). Mahala Delilah          b.Oct 24 1873

         m.John Ramsey

 

295.  (4). Dora

         m.------ Love

 

296.  (5). Parthenia

         m.------ Dawson

 

297.  (6). Julia

         m.----- Massie

 

298.  (7). Glendora                b.Dec 25 1883

 

 

146.MARTIN VAN BUREN RIFFLE     29.JONATHAN M. RIFFLE

10.GEORGE STRUNK RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Martin Van Buren Riffle, a son of Jonathan M. and Barbara (Riffle)

Riffle, was born September 16, 1834 and died in 1906.  He married

Melvina Strange.  Melvina died about 1864 and Martin married Emzy Jane

Sirk in Clay County WV April 22, 1866.  Emzy, a daughter of John and

Margaret (Riffle) Sirk, was born in Braxton County VA (WV) January 26,

1831 and died in Clay County September 27, 1915.

 

Children of Martin Van Buren and Melvina (Strange) Riffle.

 

299.  (1). Elmira Jane             b.Mar 28 1857   d.Apr  8 1857

 

300.  (2). Harriet Ann             b.Jul 22 1858

 

301.  (3). Russia Neal             b.Jul 23 1860

         m.WILLIAM Cunningham

 

302.  (4). Amanda Jane             b.Dec  4 1863

 

Children of Martin Van Buren and Emzy Jane (Sirk) Riffle.

 

303.  (1). Emzy Clementine         b.Jan 26 1867

         m.Lorenzo Dow Hyer

 

304.  (2). Mary Lucinda            b.May 15 1868   d.May 15 1868

 

305.  (3). Kenneth Duncan          b.Feb 14 1869   d.Mar  8 1869

 

306.  (4). John Morgan             b.Oct  4 1870   d.Mar  8 1896

 

307.  (5). Mariah Lorina           b.Mar 30 1872   d.infant

 

150.PHOEBE RIFFLE   32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Phoebe Riffle, a daughter of Absolom and Susan (Robinson) Riffle,

was born in VA about 1833. She married Cain Hinkle in Braxton County WV

August 30, 1870. Cain, a son of Caleb and Elizabeth Hinkle, was born in

VA about 1850.

 

Known children of Cain and Phoebe (Riffle) Hinkle.

 

308.  (1). Lucy                    b.c.     1872

 

301.  (2). Benjamin Franklin       b.c.     1874

 

310.  (3). Melissa                 b.c.     1877

 

152.JOHN RIFFLE   32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John Riffle, a son of Absolom and Susan (Robinson) Riffle, was born

in Braxton County VA about 1837. He married Amanda Conrad in Braxton

County November 19, 1856. Amanda, a daughter of John B. and Mary

(Riffle) Conrad, was born in Braxton County about 1838.

 

Known children of John and Amanda (Conrad) Riffle.

 

311.  (1). Jackson                 b.c.     1857

           m. Harriet Bragg Apr  2 1877

 

312.  (2). Emsey                   b.c.     1858

 

313.  (3). Henry                   b.c.     1860

         m. Ruhama -----

 

314.  (4). Malinda                 b.c.     1862

 

315.  (5). Mary M.                 b.c.     1866

 

316.  (6). Georgia                 b.c.     1869

 

153.EDWARD RIFFLE  32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Edward Riffle, a son of Absolom and Susan (Robinson) Riffle, was

born in Braxton County VA about 1839. He married Eliza Conrad in Braxton

County May 27, 1860.  Eliza, a daughter of John B. and Mary (Riffle)

Conrad, was born in Braxton County about 1841.

 

Known children of Edward and Eliza (Conrad) Riffle.

 

317.  (1). Joel                    b.c.     1861

 

318.  (2). James                   b.c.     1862

 

319.  (3). John                    b.c.     1865

 

172.ELIAS SAMUEL PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC

RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Elias Samuel Peyton Riffle, a son of John WILLIAM and Mary "Polly"

(Plyman) Riffle, was born about 1848 and died about 1917.  He married

Elizabeth Jane Virginia Bragg in Braxton County WV in Oct 1872.

Elizabeth, a daughter of Jesse and Ida (Dick) Bragg, was born about

1848 and died about 1910.

 

Children of Elias Samuel Peyton and Elizabeth Jane Virginia (Bragg)

Riffle.

 

320.  (1). Megnora                 b.Jul 31 1871   d.Feb    1944

         m.Asa Riffle

 

321.  (2). WILLIAM Henry           b.Sep 12 1873   d.Mar  6 1964

         m.Rosa Adeline Riffle Aug 13 1899

 

322.  (3). Emory                   b.c.     1875

         m.Melissa Riffle

 

323.  (4). Florence C.             b.c.     1876   d.Dec 21 1950

         m.Adam Bruce Heater

 

324.  (5). Samuel D.               b.Mar  4 1879

         m.May Mollohan

 

315.  (6). Bess                    b.Jun  9 1883

         m.John Nicholson Sep 29 1902

 

326.  (7). Jesse                   b.Nov  7 1885   d.Aug  5 1969

         m.Ella Belle McClain Mar 17 1917

 

327.  (8). Flora Belle             b.Mar 26 1889   d.Nov 30 1980

         m.Charles Jeffries

 

328.  (9). John W.                 b.Jun  9 1890   d.Nov 14 1976

         m.Ellen Turner

                                                                                            

 

176.WILLIAM TAYLOR RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM Taylor Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret

(Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County VA about 1847. He married

Margaret Louisa Posey in Braxton County July 24, 1866. Margaret, a

daughter of WILLIAM Patrick and Sarah (Stump) Posey, was born in Braxton

County about 1843.

 

Children of WILLIAM Taylor and Margaret Louisa (Posey) Riffle.

 

329.  (1). Sarah J.                b.c.     1867

 

330.  (2). Marion J.               b.c.     1871

 

331.  (3). Columbia                b.c.     1873

 

332.  (4). Minervia                b.c.     1877

 

333.  (5). Bridget

 

177.JOHN SCOTT RIFFLE    38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

 1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    John Scott Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret

(Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County VA March 8, 1848. He married

Mary Ann Skinner July 21, 1872. Mary Ann, a daughter of Granville B. and

Martha A. (Walton) Skinner, was born April 9, 1854 and died in Braxton

County May 13,

1905. He married Nancy(Keller) Taylor in September 28, 1907. Nancy, a

daughter of Adam and Lydia Keller, was born in Barbour County WV

September 19, 1880. She was the widow of Luther Aylor.

    John Scott Riffle was found guilty of Southern sympathy October 4,1

869 by the Registration Board of Lewis County and disenfranchised.  Thus

he was no longer a citizen and lost his civil rights.

 

Children of John Scott and Mary Ann (Skinner) Riffle.

 

334.  (1). Effie May               b.Jul 11 1873

         m. Joseph Francis Skinner

         m. Derwood Bennett

 

335.  (2). Joseph Emery            b.Jun 22 1875

         m.Alice Skinner

 

336.  (3). Ora Frances             b.Jun 19 1877

         m. Andrew Jackson Heater

 

337.  (4). Ennie Mishie            b.Jul 13 1880

         m. Ovie Merlin Stutler

 

338.  (5). Roy Mertie              b.Aug 11 1881

         m. Nancy Idena Skinner

 

339.  (6). Hallie Bell             b.Jun  4 1884

         m. Philip Sheridan Nicholson

 

340.  (7). Mammie Alice            b.Sep  9 1886

         m. Luther Roy Lester

 

341.  (8). Ebert Shilo             b.Apr 20 1889

         m. Tina Mae Scarff

 

179.STEWART LEWIS RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Stewart Lewis Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret (Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County VA March 28, 1852 and died there September 3, 1929. He married Abigail Rachel Blake May 5, 1872 in Braxton County WV. Abigail, a daughter of John William and Elizabeth (Riffle) Blake, was born                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in Braxton County VA July 11, 1850 and died there Jan uary 17, 1922

 

Children of Stewart Lewis and Abigail Rachel (Blake) Riffle.

 

342.  (1). Charles                 b.c.     1872

         m. Diana Blake  7 1891  Braxton County WV

 

343.  (2). Amanda Catherine        b.c.     1874

 

344.  (3). Robert   Brooks         b. Aug      1876

 

345.  (4). Allen William           b. Jan      1879

 

346.  (5). John Arthur             b. Aug  1882

 

347.  (6). Roy Ernest              b. Mar  1884

 

348.  (7). Clyde Sherman           b. Mar  1886

 

349.  (8). Minnie Mae              b. Apr  1888

 

350.  (9). Bessie Bell             b. Feb  1892 d. Jul 10 1970

         m. Homer Lambert Skinner Aug 28 1910

 

 

180.SAMANTHA JANE RIFFLE  38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Samantha Jane Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Isaac and Francena

Margaret (Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County in March 1854. She

married Alonzo Gilbert Mitchell in Braxton County WV November 18, 1872.

Alonzo, a son of John Elam and Prudence (McCally) Mitchell, was born in

Braxton County VA in February 1853.

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

married 29 years. Samantha was the mother of 10 children, with 8 living.

 

Children of Alonzo Gilbert and Samantha Jane (Riffle) Mitchell.

 

351.  (1). Olive Melissa

 

352.  (2). John Wesley             b. Sep      1874

 

353.  (3). Arthur                  b. Apr  1880

 

354.  (4). Osborn Lee              b. Jun  1883

 

355.  (5). Minnie Mae              b. Feb  1886

 

356.  (6). James O.                b. Jul  1888

 

357.  (7). Homer Vaden             b. Mar  1892

 

358.  (8). WILLIAM Henry

 

359.  (9). Charles Roy

 

360. (10). George W.

 

181.JAMES HENRY RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    James Henry "Bunk" Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena

Margaret (Blake) Riffle, was born in Lewis County WV about 1856. He

married Catherine Rulina Harris in 1877. Catherine, a daughter of Perry

and Susan (Warner) Harris, was born in Lewis County in 1854.

 

Children of James Henry and Catherine Rulina (Harris) Riffle.

 

361.  (1). Emma                    b.       1878   d.       1961

         m. John Vankirk

 

362.  (2). Annie                   b.       1880   d.       1955

         m. Ode Sands

 

363.  (3). Esta                    b.       1883   d.       1907

         m. George Mealey

 

364.  (4). Homer                   b.       1885   d.       1928

         m. Nancy Ware

 

365.  (5). Mary Jane               b.       1887   d.       1909

         m. John Warner

 

366.  (6). Ethel                   b.       1890   d.       1941

         m. Harry McCleary

 

367.  (7). James                   b.       1893

 

182.BENJAMIN FRANKLIN RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

   1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Benjamin Franklin Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret

(Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV in January 1858. He

married Sarah Catherine Blake in Braxton County December 4, 1889. Sarah

was born in WV in February 1870.

 

Children of Benjamin Franklin and Sarah Catherine (Blake) Riffle.

 

368.  (1). Dora E.

 

369.  (2). Vernie C.               b. Jun  1889

 

370.  (3). Herman C.               b. Aug  1891

 

371.  (4). Jacob E.                b. Jul  1893

 

372.  (5). Moses P.                b. Aug  1898

 

373.  (6). Esker R.

 

183.THURMISSA A. RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Thurmissa A. "Russ" Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Francena

Margaret (Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County VA about 1862. He

married Lucy A. Skinner February 14, 1884.

 

Children of Thurmissa A. and Lucy A. (Skinner) Riffle.

 

374.  (1). Jessie D.

 

375.  (2). Earse L.

 

376.  (3). Tina M.

 

377.  (4). Clelly

 

378.  (5). WILLIAM Roscoe

 

379.  (6). Cleary Agnes

 

184.NANCY LOUISA RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Nancy Louisa Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Isaac and Francena Margaret

(Blake) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV about 1863. She married

James WILLIAM Pumphrey.

 

Children of James WILLIAM and Nancy Louisa (Riffle) Pumphrey.

 

380.  (1). WILLIAM J.

 

381.  (2). Patrick

 

382.  (3). Mary E.

 

383.  (4). Ora G.

 

384.  (5). Boden

 

385.  (6). Allen

 

186.ELI RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Eli Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Matilda (Riffle) Riffle, was

born in Braxton County WV about 1876. He married Esta Ann Blake in

Braxton County April 30, 1899.

 

Children of Eli and Esta Ann (Blake) Riffle.

 

386.  (1). Hoy

 

387.  (2). Lottie

 

388.  (3). Eva

 

389.  (4). Naomi

 

390.  (5). Necie

 

391.  (6). Hazel

 

392.  (7). WILLIAM

 

393.  (8). Raymond

 

394.  (9). Rodney

 

395. (10). Arlie

 

189.VIRGINIA BELL RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Virginia Bell "Jennie" Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Isaac and Matilda

(Riffle) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV in January 1881.  She

married Newton B. Conrad December 7, 1909.

 

Children of Newton Bell and Virginia B. (Riffle) Conrad>

 

396.  (1). Minnie

 

397.  (2). Edna

 

398.  (3). Arthur

 

399.  (4). Leona

 

400.  (5). "Jiggs,"

 

401.  (6). Mayme

 

402.  (7). Lovey

 

403.  (8). Hollis

 

190.OSCAR L. RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Oscar L. Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Matilda (Riffle) Riffle,

was born in Braxton County Wv in April 1884. He married Rose Etta Graff

in Braxton County WV April 18, 1908. Rose was born in WV about 1891.

 

Children of Oscar L. and Rose Etta (Graff) Riffle.

 

404.  (1). Walter

 

405.  (2). Wayne

 

406.  (3). Myrtle

 

407.  (4). Ivy

 

408.  (5). Ruby

 

409.  (6). Nina

 

410.  (7). Fannie

 

411.  (8). George

 

412.  (9). Thomas

 

413. (10). Lawrence

 

191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Archie Alonzo Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Matilda (Riffle)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV December 8, 1885. He married

Minnie Jane Blake December 31, 1909. Minnie, a daughter of James

Marcellus "Sel" and Mary Jane (Blake) Blake, was born in WV in May 1890.

 

Children of Archie A. and Minnie (Blake) Riffle.

 

414.  (1). Charlotte Mae           b. 31 Jul 1910

         m. Earl Mollohan

 

415.  (2). Mary                    b. Sep 18 1912

         m . George Heater

 

416.  (3). Sylvia                  b. Aug 17 1914

         m. George Posey

         m. Philip Vamer

 

417.  (4). Nellie Meg              b. Mar 22 1917  d.Jul 22 1918

 

418.  (5). Leo Thomas              b. Jan 24 1922

         m. Kathleen Corbitt

 

419.  (6). Hubert Alonzo           b. Apr 24 1920  d.Sep  8 1924

 

420.  (7). Addie                   b. Feb  3 1924

         m. Brady Brookover

         m. Carl Newbrough

         m. Kenneth Taylor

         m. Sam Jones

 

421.  (8). Dorothy

         m. Wilbert Weckbacher 1950

 

422.  (9). Junior

         m. Dorothy Rhodes

 

193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE

1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

     George Edward Riffle, a son of Jacob Isaac and Matilda (Riffle)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County January 4, 1892 and died there May 16

1943. He married Bessie Mae Fox in Braxton County September 7, 1914.

Bessie, a daughter of Jarrett L. and Sarah Ann (McCord) Fox, was born in

Braxton County WV March 15, 1895 and died there June 12, 1947.

 

Children of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox) Riffle.

 

423.  (1). Carrie Bell             b.Dec  4 1914   d.Jul  8 1978

         m.Gordon Berry Persinger Oct 5 1931

 

424.  (2). Winnie Martha           b.Oct  1 1916   d.Jul  2 1988

         m.Stanton Henry Riffle  Mar 13 1934

 

425.  (3). Hubert Lewis            b.Aug 17 1918

         m.Laura C. (Riffle) Freeman May 12 1945

 

426.  (4). Edward Jarret           b.Aug 17 1920   d.Jul  9 1983

         m.Velma Befnall  Mar 6 1973

 

427.  (5). Virginia Ruth           b.Mar  4 1922

         m.Edward Scott Blake Apr 9 1944

 

428.  (6). Stanton Elza            b.Sep  8 1924

         m.Grace Neveta Henline Sep 7 1946

 

429.  (7). Paul James              b.Jun 24 1927   d.Jun 27 1927

 

430.  (8). June Elaine             b.Mar 23 1933   d.Mar 11 1962

         m.Junior Fisher

 

431.  (9). Jacob Arthur Henry      b.Jan 12 1931   d.Feb 20 2000

         m.Ines J. Robbins Jun 29 1957

 

432. (10). Helen Lucille           b.Aug  8 1938

         m.Richard Lee Collins Jun 25 1960

 

195.JACKSON RIFFLE   42.ISSAC RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

   Jackson Riffle, a son of Isaac and Catherine (Heater) [Sharp] Riffle,

was born in VA in February 1854. He married Mary C. Plymale in Braxton

County WV August 23, 1876. Mary was born in VA in May 1852.

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

married 24 years. Mary was the mother of 9 children, with 3 living.

 

Known children of Jackson and Mary C. (Plymale) Riffle.

 

433.  (1). Wade                    b.Jun    1877

 

434.  (2). Virginia                b.Aug    1878

 

435.  (3). WILLIAM                 b.May    1888

 

196.ASA RIFFLE   42.ISSAC RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Asa Riffle, a son of Isaac and catherine (Heater) [Sharp] Riffle,

was born in VA in May 1855. He married Phoebe Jane Hinkle in Braxton

County WV March 21, 1878. Phoebe was born in VA about 1862 and died

after June 1896.

    Asa married Nora Riffle in Braxton County December 21, 1899. Nora

was born in WV in June 1870.

 

Known children of Asa and Phoebe Jane (Hinkle) Riffle.

 

436.  (1). Andrew N.               b.c.     1879

 

437.  (2). Caleb V.                b.May    1886

 

438.  (3). Luverna J.              b.May    1889

 

439.  (4). Etta M.                 b.Jun    1896

 

Child of Nora Riffle.

 (Step child of Asa Riffle.)

 

440.  (1). Oscar                   b.May    1893

 

201.MARY MARGARET RIFFLE    47.AARON RIFFLE     13.JACOB RIFFLE

 4.DAVID RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Mary Margaret Riffle, a daughter of Aaron and Catherine (Brown)

Riffle, was born in Darke County Ohio in 1845 and died in Butler

County Ohio in 1924.  She married Beverly Marcum.

 

Known children of Beverly and Margaret (Riffle) Marcum.

 

441.  (1).  Delius LaRue Marcum    b.       1870.

 

 

242.WILLIAM WALTER RIFFLE   98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

William Walter Riffle, a son of John and Francena (Dobbins) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV in December 1875. He married Madge Almarine Gerwig March 15, 1911 in Braxton County WV. Madge, a daughter of Daniel Mathias and Ischa Jane (Burk) Gerwig, was born in Braxton County September 2, 1885.

 

Known children of William Walter and Madge Almarine (Gerwig) Riffle.

 

442.  (1). Raymond                  b.c.     1913

 

443.  (2). Quentin                  b.       1914     d. Jun  3 2007

   m. Kathleen -----

 

444.  (3). Berkley                  b.c.     1916

 

445.  (4). Mary                     b.c.     1918

         m. ------ McDonald

 

446.  (5). Frederick                b.c.     1920

 

447.  (5). Kermit                   b.c.        925

 

448.  (6). Frances Susan                        b.c.     1929

         m. ------- Thompson

 

 

245.JAMES R. SCOTT RIFFLE    98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

James R. Scott Riffle, a son of John and Francena (Dobbins) Riffle, was born in Braxtron County WV in December 1881. He married Leetha S. Scott September 17, 1901 in Braxton County. Leetha was born in Braxton County about 1881.

 

Known child of James R. and Leetha S. (Scott) Riffle.

 

449.  (1. Paul K.                  b.c.     1916

 

 

246.CORA E. RIFFLE   98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Cora E. Riffle, a daughter Known children of John and Francena (Dobbins) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV in February 1884. She married Daniel Teets January 21, 1903 in Braxton County. Daniel was born in WV in March 1878.

 

Known children of Daniel and Dora E. (Riffle) Teets.

 

450.  (1). John E,                  b.c.     1912

 

451.  (2). Melvin B.                b.c.     1915

 

452.  (3). Harmon E.                b.c.     1919

 

248.AMOS HJARRISON RIFFLE   98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

      Amos Harrison Riffle, a son of John and Francena (Dobbins) Riffle, was born in Braxton County in October 1889. He married Lillie Mae Moore in Braxton County WV November 19, 1913. Lillie, a daughter of Benjamin Columbus and Mary A. (Ulderich) Moore, was born November 1, 1893.

 

Children of Amos Harrison and Lillie Mae (Moore) Riffle.

 

453.  (1). Hayward Paul            b.Apr 12 1915

         m.Laura Mae Hudkins Jan 2 1945

 

454.  (2). Darrell Burnell         b.Jul 25 1918   d.Jan 29 1940

         m.Madlyn Palmer Jun 19 1937

 

455.  (3). Amos Harrison Jr.       b.Oct  2 1935

         m.Betty Rader Apr 20 1946

 

264.WILLIAM JEFFERSON RIFFLE   119.BENJAMIN RIFFLE    24.JEFFERSON

CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE    1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM Jefferson Riffle, a son of Benjamin and Sarah A. (Posey)

Riffle, was born March 21, 1875.  He married Vada Columbia Taylor in Braxton County WV April 15 1897. Vada, a daughter of Marcellus and Elizabeth(Blake) Taylor, was born in 1879 and died in 1943.

 

Children of WILLIAM Jefferson and Vada C. (Taylor) Riffle.

 

456. (1). Frances

 

457. (2). Mae

 

458. (3). Pearl

 

459. (4). Hazel

 

460. (5). Thomas                    b.Feb  9 1909

            m. Edith Mary Jones Apr 16 1929

 

461. (6). Dorsey

            m. Opal Mourey

 

462. (7). John

 

463. (8). Richard

 

464. (9). Virgil

 

465. (10). Henry Russell.

 

274.CIVILLA SUSAN RIFFLE    122.MARTIN BATTEN RIFFLE   24.JEFFERSON

CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Civilla Susan Riffle, a daughter of Martin Batten and Samantha Jane

(Mitchell) Riffle, was born August 11, 1890 and died August 23, 1965.

She married Lee Washington Blake in Lewis County WV October 2, 1906.

Lee, a son of John Jackson and Ella May (Foster) Blake, was born

December 24, 1883 and died May 2, 1957.

 

Children of Lee Washington and Civilla Susan (Riffle) Blake.

 

466.  (1). Gilbert Lee             b.Jun 30 1907

         m. Wanda G. McCauley Feb 8 1933

 

467.  (2). Edward Brooks           b.Oct 19 1908

         m.Elizabeth McDonald

 

468.  (3). Vayden Stanley          b.Feb 21 1910   d.Sep  2 1977

         m. Ruth Tinney

 

469.  (4). Pearl Lenna             b.May 29 1913

         m. WILLIAM Edward Skinner Oct 16 1925

 

470.  (5). Mae Ruth                b.Feb 17 1918

         m. John Harkins

         m. Robert Ours

 

471.  (6). WILLIAM Delis           b.Mar 25 1921

         m. Mildred Wallace

 

472.  (7). Phyllis Buena           b.Dec 19 1924

         m. John Zimmerman

 

293.MALISSA RIFFLE   145.WILLIAM A. RIFFLE     29.JONATHAN M. RIFFLE    

10.GEORGE STRUNK RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Malissa Riffle, a daughter of WILLIAM A. and Letha Jane (Cart) Riffle, was born in WV about 1869. She married Daniel Keffer. Daniel was born in WV about 1858.

      The family is listed in the 1990 Wetzel County WV census.

 

Known children of Daniel and Malissa (Riffle) Keffer.

 

473.  (1). Charles                  b.c.     1884

 

474.  (2). Agnes                    b.c.    1886

 

475.  (3). Bernard                  b.c.    1890

 

476.  (4). Lizzie                   b.c.    1892

 

 

321.WILLIAM HENRY RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN

WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    WILLIAM Henry Riffle, a son of Elias Samuel Peyton and Elizabeth

Jane Virginia (Bragg) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV September

12, 1873 and died there March 6, 1962.  He married Rosa Adeline Riffle

in Braxton County August 13, 1899.  Rosa, a daughter of Asa and phoebe

Jane (Hinkle) Riffle, was born in Braxton County May 10, 1884 and died

there March 25, 1964.

 

Children of WILLIAM Henry and Rosa Adeline (Riffle) Riffle.

 

477.  (1). Sarah J.                b.Feb  5 1901   d.Oct 25 1986

         m.Earl Barnett Aug 26 1922

 

478.  (2). Okey Edward             b.Jun  1 1903   d.Oct 31 1924

 

479.  (3). Flora Edna              b.Mar 29 1905   d.Jun 29 1988

         m.Rozzie E. Tinney Dec 31 1922

 

480.  (4). WILLIAM Anson           b.Aug 21 1907   d.Dec 17 1971

         m.Roxie Jenkins

 

481.  (5). Omer Wesley             b.Sep  5 1909   d.Apr 16 1985

         m.Madaline Morse Apr 25 1943

 

482.  (6). Anna Mae                b.Mar 11 1911   d.Aug 12 1984

         m.Howard Barnett

         m.Spaulding Claypoole Apr 12 1941

 

483.  (7). Charles Albert          b.Mar 14 1915   d.Apr 21 1969

 

484.  (8). Henry Vincent           b.Feb 10 1917   d.Jan 28 1973

         m.Emma Jean Wyatt

 

485.  (9). Nina Rose               b.Jan  7 1920   d.Aug 21 1931

 

486. (10). Otha Earl               b.Dec 15 1923   d.mar 31 1932

 

487. (11). Paul Dewey              b.Jun 245 1926

         m.Virginia Griffen

 

 

326.JESSE RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Jesse Riffle, a son of Elias Samuel Peyton and Elizabeth Jane Virginia (Bragg) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV November 7, 1885 and died August 5, 1969. He married Ella Belle McClain in Braxton County March 17, 1917.

 

Known children of Jesse and Ella Belle (McCalin) Riffle.

 

488.  (1). Nina                   b. Jul  2 1925      d. Dec 14 2005

         m. James Harold Burroughs Jul 8 1949

 

489.  (2). Flora Belle            b. Sep 9 1921       d. Apr 14 2008

   m. ------- Renshaw

 

490.  (3). Paul R.               b. Apr  9 1927       d. May 12 2006

         m. Marion A. James

 

491.  (4). Cecil

 

492.  (5). Argyle

 

335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT RIFFLE    38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Joseph Emery Riffle, a son Children of John Scott and Mary Ann

(Skinner) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV June 22, 1875 and died

there February 17, 1942. He married Betty Alice Skinner March 1, 1901 in

Lewis County WV. Betty, a daughter of Francis Marion and Lucy H. (Posey)

Skinner, was born October 11, 1881 and died February 19, 1955.

At the time of his marriage. Joseph was a lumberman. Over the years his

occupations included farmer, saw mill operator, politician (he was a

staunch Democrat), turkey dealer, and an agent for the Rock of Ages

Monument Company.

    Joseph fathered a child before marriage.

 

Child of Joseph Emery Riffle and Hattie Skinner.

 

493.  (1). Ralph Jennings Riffle   b. Jun 22 1897

       m. Mae Cochran

 

Children of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice (Skinner) Riffle.

 

494.  (1). Grace Mabel             b.Nov 25 1898

         m.George WILLIAM Reynolds

 

495.  (2). Okey Lowe               b. Apr 12 1901  d.Jun  8 1902

 

496.  (3). Joseph Dwight "Ned"     b. May 22 1903

 

497.  (4). Brannon Lewis           b. Jun 30 1905

         m. Thelma Bell Nestor

         m. Ruth Jones

 

498.  (5). Marchie Marguerite "Mig" b. Apr  3 1908

         m. Cecil Armstrong Fleming

 

499.  (6). Glen Friday "Bo"        b. Dec 31 1909

         m. Opal Elizabeth Wimer

 

500.  (7). Jessie Alice            b. Jan 28 1912

         m. Presley Jackson Bragg

 

501.  (8). Marion John             b. Mar 30 1914  d.May  1 1914

 

502.  (9). Elton Eugene            b. Feb 27 1915

         m. Delta Annie Jane Mick

 

503. (10). Benjamin Gailord        B. Oct 30 1917      d.Feb 27 1918

 

504. (11). Elna Lucy               b Aug  15 1918  d.Sep 15 1918

 

505. (12). Porter                  b. Oct 16 1919  d.Oct 31 1919

 

506. (13). Kathryn Maude           b. Apr 20 1921

         m. Leonard Bennett

         m. Cecil Skinner

 

507. (14). Claude Warren           b. Aug 23 1922

         m. Christine Gay

 

508. (15). Billy Andrew            b. May 30 1926  d. infancy

 

509. (16). Benjamin Jack           b. June 30 1927

         m. Marianna Finster

 

311.JACKSON RIFFLE   152.JOHN RIFFLE   32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC

RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jackson Riffle, a son of John and Amanda (Conrad) Riffle, was born

in VA in October 1856. He married Harriet B. Bragg in Braxton County WV

April  2, 1877. Harriet, a daughter of James A. Jackson and Mary Jane

(Heater) [Heater] Bragg, was born in VA in October 1856.

 

Child of Jackson and Harriet B. (Bragg) Riffle.

 

510.  (1). Noah                    b.c.     1877   d.young

 

313.HENRY RIFFLE   152.JOHN RIFFLE   32.ABSOLOM RIFFLE  11.ISAAC RIFFLE

  1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Henry Riffle, a son of John and Amanda (Conrad) Riffle, was born in

VA in March 1860. He married Ruhama ----. Ruhama was born in VA 1854. He

married Delila C. Claypool in Braxton County WV February 25, 1892.

Delila was born in WV in October 1876.

 

Known children of Henry and Ruhama Riffle.

 

511.  (1). Emma F.                 b.c.     1879

 

Known children of Henry and Delila C. (Claypool) Riffle.

 

512.  (1). Jackson                 b.May    1894

 

513.  (2). Lloyd                   b.Apr    1896

 

514.  (3). Ernest                  b.Mar    1898

 

 

341.EBERT SHILO RIFFLE   177.JOHN SCOTT RIFFLE    38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE    1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

      Ebert Shilo Riffle, a son of John Scott and Mary Ann (Skinner) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV April 20 1889. She married Tina Mae Scarff.

 

Children of Ebert Shilo and Tina Mae (Scarff) Riffle.

 

515.  (1). Virgil

 

516.  (2). Ernest Lynn              b. Feb 21 1912    d. Oct 17 2010

          m. Mildred Posey  Oct 20 1934

 

 

414.CHARLOTTE MAY RIFFLE   191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Charlotte May Riffle, a daughter of Archie A. and Minnie (Blake)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV July 31, 1910 and died in March

1977. She married Earl Virgil Mollohan in 1931. Earl, a son of Vada

Riffle, was born about 1905 and died in December 1977.

 

Children of Earl Virgil and Charlotte May (Riffle) Mollohan.

 

517. (1). Robert

         m. Marie Louise Wecker

 

518. (2). Regis Earl               b.Aug 30 1933

         m. Ruth Reese

 

519. (3). Gary                     b.        1937  d.  1985

 

520. (4). Gene                     b.        1939  d.    1989

 

 

416.SYLVIA RIFFLE   191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE

11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Sylvia Riffle, a daughter of Archie Alonzo and Minnie (Blake)

Riffle, was born August 17, 1914 and died in 1981. She married George

Posey. George was killed by a train near Orlando WV in 1942.

    Her second husband was Philip Vamer.

 

Children of George and Sylvia (Riffle) Posey.

 

521. (1). Mary Kathryn

         m. Fred Farnsworth

 

522. (2). Robert

 

418.LEO THOMAS RIFFLE  191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE

  11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Leo Thomas Riffle, a son of Archie Alonzo and Minnie (Blake) Riffle,

was born in Lewis County WV January 24, 1922. He married Kathleen

Corbitt in 1947. Kathleen died in 1980.

    Leo served in the US Army in Europe in World War II.

 

Children of Leo Thomas and Kathleen (Corbitt) Riffle.

 

523.  (1). Thomas                  d.       1986

         m. Phyllis Barker

 

524. (2). Glenna

 

525. (3). Ellen

         m. James Webber

 

420.ADDIE RIFFLE   191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE

11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Addie Riffle, a daughter of Archie Alonzo and Minnie (Blake) Riffle,

was born February 3, 1924 near Orlando, WV. She married Brady Brookover,

Jr. Brady died in 1970. Her second husband was Carl Newbrough and her

third, Kenneth Taylor and her fourth, Sam Jones.

 

Children of Brady and Addie (Riffle) Brookover.

 

526. (1). Sharon

 

527. (2). Steven

 

Child of Carl and Addie (Riffle) [Brookover] Newbrough.

 

528. (1). Tammy.

 

421.DOROTHY RIFFLE  191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE

11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Dorothy Riffle, a daughter of Archie Alonzo and Minnie (Blake)

Riffle, married Wilbert Weckbacher in 1950.

 

Children of Wilbert and Dorothy (Riffle) Weckbacher.

 

529. (1). Cindy

         m. George Barker

         m. George Hollister

 

530. (2). Brenda

         m. Mike Rettke

 

531. (3). Steven

         m. Rose Ohomer. They have no children.

 

532. (4). Ralph

         m. Dorothy Crow

 

533. (5). WILLIAM

         m. Kim Beardsly

         m. Andrea Bailey

 

422.JUNIOR RIFFLE  191.ARCHIE ALONZO RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE

11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Junior Riffle, a son of Archie Alonzo and Minnie (Blake) Riffle,

married Dorothy Rhodes.

 

Children of Junior and Dorothy (Rhodes) Riffle.

 

534.  (1). Kenneth

 

423.CARRIE BELL RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Carrie Bell Riffle, a daughter of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV December 4, 1914 and died July 8,

1978. She married Gordon Berry Persinger November 5, 1931.

    Carrie apparently had a child before marriage.

 

Child of Carrie Bell Riffle.

 

535.  (1). Roy Giles               b.Sep  4 1932

         m.Patricia Elizabeth McHenry

 

Children of Gordon Berry and Carrie Bell (Riffle) Persinger.

 

536.  (1). Claude Edward           b.Jul 12 1934

         m.Mary Lou Freeman

 

537.  (2). Kenneth Delano          b.Jun 11 1936   d.Oct  9 1936

 

538.  (3). Leona Elaine            b.May 23 1944   d.Jun  2 1957

 

539.  (4). Philip Edsel May 27 1947

         m.Patricia Jane Jones Nov  3 1968

 

424.WINNIE MARTHA RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Winnie Martha Riffle, a daughter of George Edward and Bessie Mae

(Fox) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV October 1, 1916 and died

July 2, 1988. She married Stanton Henry Riffle in Braxton County March

13, 1934. Stanton, a son of Darius B. and Biddie M. (Groff) Riffle, was

born in Braxton County and died July 2, 1988.

 

Children of Stanton Henry and Winnie Martha (Riffle) Riffle.

 

540.  (1). James Robert            b.Oct 11 1934

         m.Ellen Gay Murphy

         m.Frenchie Butcher Nov 11 1973

 

541.  (2). Charles Junior          b.Jun 26 1936

         m.Marie Langford Dec  3 1965

         m.Kay Fisher Apr 18 1975

 

542.  (3). Henry Lee               b.Mar 11 1938

         m.Judith Parmer Jun 7 1969

 

543.  (4). Mary                    b.Mar 20 1940

         m.Charles Eugene Arbogast Oct 27 1954

 

544.  (5). Joanna                  b.Oct 25 1941

         m.Vincent Sprouse  Jun 13 1962

 

545.  (6). Edward                  b.May  6 1943

         m.Betty Donaldson Jul 14 1966

         m.Carol Sue Wiant

         m.Catherine King

         m.Sarah McCartney Oct 17 1980

 

546.  (7). Shirley                 b.Oct  6 1945

         m.Fletcher Ables Mar 1 1969

 

547.  (8). Harold Wayne            b.Jan  2 1947

         m.Mary Louise McHenry) Persinger Sep 18 1970

 

548.  (9). Doris                   b.Jul 24 1948

         m.Victor Arbogast  Jun 23 1967

 

549. (10). Carolyn                 b.Oct 11 1949

         m.Matthew W. Tomblin Aug 31 1969

 

550. (11). Donnie                  b.Mar  3 1952

         m.Linda Joyce Collins Mar 28 1973

 

551. (12). Howard Eugene           b.May 28 1954   d.Feb 23 1975

         m.Mary Weese  Jan 2 1973

 

552. (13). Linda                   b.Jan  5 1956

         m.WILLIAM Louis Fisher

         m.Samuel Thurman Bush

 

553. (14). Brenda                  b.Jan  5 1956

         m.Thomas Heater

 

554. (15). Gary                    b.Jan 15 1957

         m.Jessie Arbogast

 

425.HUBERT LEWIS RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Hubert Lewis Riffle, a son of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV August 17, 1918. He married Laura

C. (Riffle) Freeman May 12, 1945. Laura, a daughter of Darius B. and

Biddie (Groff) Riffle, was born October 25, 1915 and died July 18, 1988.

 

Children of ------ and Laura C. (Riffle) Freeman.

 (Step children of Hubert Lewis Riffle.)

 

555.  (1). Mary Lou                b.Apr  1 1938

         m.Claude Edward Pesinger

         m.Edward Beamington

         m.Clarence Kelly

 

556.  (2). Richard Lewis           b.Nov  3 1941

         m.Sue Cutright Aug 31 1964

         m.Maggie Hickman Steele Jul 18 1980

 

557.  (3). Susie Lou               b.Feb 17 1944

         m.Kenneth Allen Youmans Feb 1 1961

 

 

426.EDWARD JARRET RIFFLE   193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Edward Jarret Riffle, a son of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV August 17, 1920 and died July 9,

1983. He married Velma Befnall in Jefferson County AL March 6, 1973.

Velma, a daughter of Calvin George and Ola Mae (Pointer) Befnall, was

born in Birmingham, AL October 26, 1926.

 

Children of Edward Jarret and Velma (Befnall) Riffle.

 

558.  (1). Larry Stephen           b.Mar  7 1948

         m.Carolyn Sue Agle Feb 10 1968

 

559.  (2). Donna Marie             b.Sep 13 1950

         m.John David Eckes May 2 1970

 

560.  (3). Joyce Ann Riffle        b.Dec 26 1957

 

427.VIRGINIA RUTH RIFFLE     193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Virginia Ruth Riffle, a son of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV March 4, 1922. She married Edward

Scott Blake in Braxton County April 9, 1944. Edward, a son of Marion and

Ethel (Skinner) Blake, was born in Braxton County October 23, 1917 and

died in Harrison County July 9, 1983.

    Ruth apparently had a child before marriage.

 

Child of Virginia Ruth Riffle.

 (Step child of Edward Scott Blake.)

 

561.  (1). Dochie Velma Keller     b.May  4 1943

         m.Sonny Lou Wymer Apr 30 1960

 

Children of Edward Scott and Virginia Ruth (Riffle) Blake.

 

562.  (1). George Edward           b.Mar  9 1947

         m.Judith Lynn Skinner Aug 5 1967

 

563.  (2). Benjamin PetE           b.Dec  4 1954

         m.Sandra Carol Sep 1 1989

 

 

428.STANTON ELZA RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Stanton Elza Riffle, a son of George Edward and Bessie Mae (Fox)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV September 8, 1924. He married

Grace Neveta Henline September 7, 1946. Grace, a daughter of George O.

and Betty Agnes (Skinner) Henline, was born in Lewis County WV May 24,

1926.

 

Children of Stanton Elza and Grace Neveta (Henline) Riffle.

 

564.  (1). Elza Ray                b.May  6 1948

         m.Joyce Ann Hoover

         m.Helen Persinger Jul 25 1970

 

565.  (2). Charles Paul            b.Jan 12 1958

         m.Ann Stewart Mar 15 1981

 

 

431.JACOB ARTHUR HENRY RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB

ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jacob Arthur Henry "Jake" Riffle, a son of George Edward and Bessie

Mae (Fox) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV January 12, 1931 and

died in Wood County WV February 20, 2000. He married Ines J. Robbins in

Calhoun County WV June 29, 1957.

 

Children of Jacob Arthur Henry and Ines J. (Robbins) Riffle.

 

566.  (1). Deborah Diane           b.Jul 26 1959

         m.Larry G. Hacker

 

567.  (2). Wesley Dale             b.Jul 23 1963

         m.Mandela Collins

 

568.  (3). Alma Darlene            b.Jul 17 1965

         m.Larry Gene Heater

 

569.  (4). David Arthur            b.Feb  2 1957

         m.Candy Branham

 

432.HELEN LUCILLE RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC

RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Helen Lucille Riffle, a daughter of George Edward and Bessie Mae

(Fox) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV August 8, 1938. She married

Richard Lee Collins June 25, 1960. Richard, a son of Harley and Hazel

(Ratliff) Collins, was born in Gilmer County March 27, 1936.

 

Children of Richard Lee and Helen Lucille (Riffle) Collins.

 

570.  (1). Timothy Mark            b.Jan 11 1961

 

571.  (2). Daniel Lee              b.Jan 31 1962

 

572.  (3). Bessie Mae              b.Jan 10 1964

 

573.  (4). Bradley Dale            b.Jun 17 1965

 

574.  (5). Darrel Dwayne           b.Sep 30 1966

 

575.  (6). Brian Keith             b.Jun 18 1968

 

 

443.QUENTIN RIFFLE   242.WILLIAM WALTER RIFFLE   98.JOHN RIFFLE   21.JOHN RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Quentin Riffle, a son of William Walter and Madge Almarine (Gerwig) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV in 1914 and died June 3, 2007 in North Carolina. He married Kathleen ---.

      Quentin was a US Navy veteran with World War II service in the Seabees.

 

Known child of Quentin and Kathleen Riffle.

 

576.  (1). Patricia

         m. Don McKovich

 

460.THOMAS RIFFLE    264.WILLIAM JEFFERSON RIFFLE   119.BENJAMIN RIFFLE

 248JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE    1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Thomas Riffle, a son of WILLIAM Jefferson and Vada C. (Taylor)

Riffle, was born February 9, 1909.  He married Edith Mary Jones August

16, 1929.  Edith was born August 5, 1908.

 

Children of Thomas and Edith Mary (Jones) Riffle.

 

577.  (1). Chester Denzil          b.Nov 22 1934

 

578.  (2). Adrian Clyde

 

461.DORSEY RIFFLE    264.WILLIAM JEFFERSON RIFFLE   119.BENJAMIN RIFFLE   

24.JEFFERSON CONRAD RIFFLE    9.FRANCIS RIFFLE    1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

      Dorsey Riffle, a son of WILLIAM Jefferson and Vada C. (Taylor) Riffle, was born about 1911. He married Opal Mourey.

 

Children of Dordey and Opal (Mourey) Riffle.

 

579. (1). Evelyn Eloise

 

580. (2). Edward

 

581. (3). Maxine

 

582. (4). Paul

 

583. (5). Gene

 

 

479.FLORA EDNA RIFFLE    321.WILLIAM HENRY RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL

PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Flora Edna Riffle, a daughter of WILLIAM Henry and Rosa Adeline

(Riffle) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV March 29, 1905 and died

there June 29, 1988.  She married Rozzie E. Tinney December 31, 1922.

Rozzie, a son of Jasper P. and Cornelia Hall (Strange) Tinney, was

born in Braxton County December 17, 1897 and died there February 21,

1966.

 

Children of Rozzie E. and Flora Edna (Riffle) Tinney.

 

584.  (1). Junior                  b.Dec 22 1923   d.Sep 27 1989

         m.Mabel Anzina Long Nov 23 1946

 

585.  (2). Mary E.                 b.Dec 15 1925

         m.Nelson R. Workman Mar  4 1943

 

586.  (3). Edna Virginia           b.Oct  3 1927

         m.Kenneth Workman

 

587.  (4). Lenora Ruth             b.Feb  7 1929

         m.Amos Greene Sep 10 1948

 

588.  (5). WILLIAM Eugene          b.Oct 29 1930

         m.Phyllis Facemire

 

589.  (6). Robert Lee              b.Nov 24 1932

 

590.  (7). Rosalie May             b.Nov  4 1934

         m.L. Knight Feb 14 1954

 

591.  (8). Judith Lynn             b.May 10 1942   d.Jun 21 1942

 

592.  (9). Margaret Lynn           b.Jun 12 1945

         m.James WILLIAMs

 

593. (10). Carolyn Sue             b.Aug 15 1947

         m.David Stewart Jun 4 1966

 

482.ANNA MAE RIFFLE    321.WILLIAM HENRY RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL

PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Anna Mae Riffle, a daughter of WILLIAM Henry and Rosa Adeline

(Riffle) Riffle, was born March 11, 1911 and died August 12, 1984.

She married Howard Barnett.  Howard, a son of Emory and Carrie

(Jenkins) Barnett, was born about 1912 and died about 1966.

    Anna married Spaulding Claypoole April 12, 1941. Spaulding, a son of William Andrew "Jink" and Ruhama (Conrad) Claypoole, was born in Lewis County WV February 2, 1880 and died September 23, 1974. He married Alice Riffle.  Alice was a daughter of Strange and Vinilia (Ware) Riffle. 

     

Children of Howard and Anna Mae (Riffle) Barnett.

 

594.  (1). Louella                 b.Dec 24 1934

         m. Chester Bishop Dec  8 1950

 

Children of Spaulding and Alice (Riffle) Claypoole.

  (Step children of Anna Mae (Riffle) [Barnette} Claypoole.

 

595.  (1). Noah

         m.Lona Conrad

 

596.  (2). Everett

         m.Mary ------

 

597.  (3). Roy

 

598.  (4). Ray

 

599.  (5). Maude

 

600.  (6). Ida

         m.Robert Webb

 

601.  (7). Daisy Bell               b. Jul 12 1912    d. May  2 2006

         m. Samuel Guy Riffle Aug 19 1931

 

602.  (8). Okey

 

603.  (9). Warney

 

Children of Spaulding and Anna (Riffle) Claypoole.

 

604.  (1). Mary M.                 b.Jan 19 1944

         m. Ernest "Bud " Dennison  1962

 

605.  (2). Charles

         m. Audra Perrine

 

 

489.FLORA BELLE RIFFLE   326..JESSE RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Flora Belle Riffle, a daughter of Jesse and Ella Belle (McCalin) Riffle, was born in WV September 9, 1921 and died in Astabula County Ohio April 14, 2008. She married ------- Renshaw. She is buried in Quickel Cemetery in Braxton County WV.

 

Children of ------ Renshaw.

 (Step children of Flora Belle (Riffle) Renshaw.

 

606.  (1). Sheila

          m. John Woodburn

 

607.  (2). Karen

          m. Dan Suchala

 

608.  (3). Charles

 

 

490.PAUL R. RIFFLE   326.JESSE RIFFLE    172.ELIAS SAMUEL PEYTON RIFFLE    33.JOHN WILLIAM RIFFLE    11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

Paul R. Riffle, a son of Jesse and Ella Belle (McCalin) Riffle, was born in Lewis County WV April 9, 1927 and died in Harrison County WV May 12, 2006. He married Marion A. James.

 

Children of Paul R. and Marion A. (James) Riffle.

 

609.  (1). Pamela Sue

         m. Kurt Kurilko

 

610.  (2). Paul Joseph

         m. Jeanine -----

 

493.RALPH JENNINGS RIFFLE  335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Ralph Jennings Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery Riffle and Hattie

Skinner, was born June 22, 1897. He was a farmer and retired from the WV

Department of Highways. Ralph married Mae Cochran.

 

Children of Ralph Jennings and Mae (Cochran) Riffle.

 

611.  (1). Juanita

 

612.  (2). Geraldine

 

494.GRACE MABEL RIFFLE    335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE    38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Grace Mabel Riffle, a daughter of Joseph Emery and Alice (Skinner)

Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV November 25, 1898. She married

George WILLIAM Reynolds from Portland, ME in Washington, D.C. November

1, 1920.

 

Children of George WILLIAM and Grace Mabel (Riffle) Reynolds.

 

613.  (1). Betty

 

614.  (2). Bernice

         m.Donald Howard Ethier Dec 9 1950

 

497.BRANNON LEWIS RIFFLE    335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Brannon Lewis Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born June 30, 1905. He married Thelma Bell Nestor.

His second wife was Ruth Jones.

 

Children of Brannon Lewis an Thelma Bell (Nestor) Riffle.

 

615.  (1). Betty

 

616.  (2). Brannon

 

617.  (3). Donald

 

618.  (4). Geraldine

 

619.  (5). Robert

 

620.  (6). Brenda

 

498.MARCHIE MARGUERITE RIFFLE   335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN

SCOTT RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Marchie Marguerite "Mig" Riffle, a daughter of Joseph Emery and

Betty Alice (Skinner) Riffle, was born April 3, 1908. She married Cecil

Armstrong Fleming.

 

Children of Cecil Armstrong and Marchie Marguerite (Riffle) Fleming.

 

621.  (1). Cecil

 

622.  (2). Joseph

 

623.  (3). Texle

 

624.  (4). Pearl

 

625.  (5). Canna

 

626.  (6). Lucy

 

499.GLEN FRIDAY RIFFLE   335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Glen Friday "Bo" Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born December 31, 1909. He married Opal Elizabeth

Wimer.

 

Children of Glen Friday and Opal Elizabeth (Wimer) Riffle.

 

627.  (1). Gary

 

628.  (2). Joseph

 

629.  (3). Steven

 

630.  (4). Nina

 

631.  (5). Bernice

 

500.JESSIE ALICE RIFFLE  335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Jessie Alice Riffle, a daughter of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born January 28, 1912. She married Presley Jackson

Bragg.

 

Children of Presley Jackson and Jessie Alice (Riffle) Bragg.

 

632.  (1). Margaret

 

633.  (2). John

 

634.  (3). Joseph

 

502.ELTON EUGENE RIFFLE    335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Elton Eugene Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice (Skinner)

Riffle, was born February 27, l9l5. He married Delta Annie Jane Mick.

 

Children of Elton Eugene and Delta Annie Jane (Mick) Riffle.

 

635.  (1). Joseph

 

636.  (2). Elton

 

637.  (3). Sherry

 

506.KATHRYN MAUDE RIFFLE   335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Kathryn Maude Riffle, a daughter of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born April 20, 1921. She married Charles Leonard

Bennett. Her second husband was Cecil Skinner.

 

Children of Charles Leonard and Kathryn Maude (Riffle) Bennett.

 

638.  (1). Charles

 

Children of Cecil and Kathryn Maude (Riffle) [Bennett] Skinner.

 

639.  (1). Linda

 

640.  (2). Betty

 

641.  (3). Cecil

 

507.CLAUDE WARREN RIFFLE    335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Claude Warren Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born August 23, 1922. He married Christine Gay.

 

Children of Claude Warren and Christine (Gay) Riffle.

 

642.  (1). Claude

 

643.  (2). James

 

644.  (3). Robert

 

509.BENJAMIN JACK RIFFLE   335.JOSEPH EMERY RIFFLE    177.JOHN SCOTT

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Benjamin Jack Riffle, a son of Joseph Emery and Betty Alice

(Skinner) Riffle, was born June 30, 1927. He  married Marianna Finster.

 

Children of Benjamin Jack and Marianna (Finster) Riffle.

 

645.  (1). Beverly

 

646.  (2). Brenda

 

647.  (3). Billy

 

648.  (4). Bradley

 

649.  (5). Bruce

 

650.  (6). Benjamin

 

 

516.ERNEST LYNN RIFLE  341.EBERT SHILO RIFFLE   177.JOHN SCOTT RIFFLE    38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE    1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

      Ernest Lynn Riffle, a son of Ebert Shilo and Tina Mae (Scarff) Riffle, was born in Braxton County WV Febraury 21, 1912 and died in Lewis County WV October 17, 2010. He married Mildred Posey October 20, 1934. She preceded him in death September 1, 20000.

 

Children of Ernest Lynn and Mildred (Posey) Riffle.

 

651.  (1). Thomas L.

          m. Bonnie ----

 

652.  (2). Donna K.

          m. Ron Posey

 

547.HAROLD WAYNE RIFFLE     424.WINNIE MARTHA RIFFLE    193.GEORGE

EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Harold Wayne Riffle, a son of Stanton Henry and Winnie Martha

(Riffle) Riffle, was born in WV January 2, 1947. He married a widow,

Mary Louise (McHenry) Persinger September 18, 1970. Mary, a daughter of

Glen H. and Gayle (Exline) McHenry, was born August 19, 1930 in Gilmer

County WV and died there February 24, 2003. She married James F.

Persinger June 18, 1948. James  died in 1962.

 

Children of James F. and Mary Louise (McHenry) Persinger.

 (Step children of Harold Wayne Riffle.)

 

653.  (1). Jacky

 

654.  (2). Jimmy

 

655.  (3). Gene

 

656.  (4). Linda

         m. ---- Ice

 

657.  (5). Judith

         m. ----- Albanese

 

658.  (6). Cora

         m. ----- Arbogast

 

Children of Harold Wayne and Mary Louie (mcHenry) [Persinger] Riffle.

 

659.  (1). Scotty

 

558.LARRY STEPHEN   426.EDWARD JARRET RIFFLE   193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE

38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Larry Stephen Riffle, a son of Edward Jarret and Velma (Befnall)

Riffle, was born in Lewis County WV March 7, 1948. He married Carolyn

Sue Agle in Lorain County OH February 10, 1968.

 

Children of Larry Stephen and Carolyn Sue (Agle) Riffle.

 

660.  (1). Timothy Garland         b.Aug 23 1968

 

661.  (2). Christopher John        b.Dec 25 1970

 

 

564.ELZA RAY RIFFLE  428.STANTON ELZA RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD RIFFLE

 38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

     Elza Ray Riffle, a son of Stanton Elza and Grace Neveta (Henline)

Riffle, was born in Lewis County WV May 6, 1948. He married Joyce Ann

Hoover. He married Helen Persinger July 25, 1970.

 

Children of Elza Ray and Joyce Ann (Hoover) Riffle.

 

662.  (1). Daniel Ray              b.Dec 20 1967

 

Children of Elza Ray and Helen (Persinger) Riffle.

 

663.  (1). Rodney dale             b.Feb  4 1971

 

664.  (2). Crystal Gale            b.Jul  8 1973

 

665.  (3). Gregory Ryan            b.Mar 22 1977

 

666.  (4). Tracy Linn              b.Aug 28 1978

 

568.CHARLES PAUL RIFFLE   428.STANTON ELZA RIFFLE    193.GEORGE EDWARD

RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB RIFFLE

 

    Charles Paul Riffle, a son of Stanton Elza and Grace Neveta

(Henline) Riffle, was born in Lewis County WV January 12, 1958. He

married Ann Stewart March 15, 1981.

 

Children of Charles Paul and Ann (Stewart) Riffle.

 

667.  (1). Charles Anthony         b.Mar 15 1982

 

668.  (2). Mark Andrew             b.Jul 29 1987

 

 

566.DEBORAH DIANE RIFFLE  431.JACOB ARTHUR HENRY RIFFLE    193.GEORGE

EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Deborah Diane Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Arthur Henry and Ines J.

(Robbins) Riffle, was born in Gilmer County WV July 26, 1959. She

married Larry G. Hacker. Larry is a son of James and Ruth Hacker.

 

Children of Larry G. and Deborah Diane (Riffle) Hacker.

 

669.  (1). Eria D.                 b.Apr 11 1977

 

670.  (2). Julia                   b.Oct  9 1982

 

567.WESLEY DALE RIFFLE  431.JACOB ARTHUR HENRY RIFFLE    193.GEORGE

EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Wesley Dale Riffle, a son of Jacob Arthur Henry and Ines J.

(Robbins) Riffle, was born in Gilmer County WV July 23, 1963. He married

Mandela Collins. Mandela is a daughter of James and Mildred Collins.

 

671.  (1). Janta Dale "Jimmy"      b.Sep  3 1982

 

672.  (2). Amanda D.               b.Mar 31 1985

 

673.  (3). Matthew J.              b.Aug 23 1987

 

674.  (4). Rebecca P.               b.Feb  1 1989

 

568.ALMA DARLENE RIFFLE  431.JACOB ARTHUR HENRY RIFFLE    193.GEORGE

EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    Alma Darlene Riffle, a daughter of Jacob Arthur Henry and Ines J.

(Robbins) Riffle, was born in Lorain County OH July 17, 1965. She

married Larry Gene Heater. Larry, a son of Kenneth and Freda Heater, was

born April 25, 1959.

 

Children of Larry Gene and Alma Darlene (Riffle) Heater.

 

675.  (1). Lindya Mae              b.Jan  5 1986

 

676.  (2). Matthew                 b.Nov 25 1987

 

569.DAVID ARTHUR RIFFLE   431.JACOB ARTHUR HENRY RIFFLE    193.GEORGE

EDWARD RIFFLE   38.JACOB ISAAC RIFFLE     11.ISAAC RIFFLE     1.JACOB

RIFFLE

 

    David Arthur Riffle, a son of Jacob Arthur Henry and Ines J.

(Robbins) Riffle, was born February 2, 1957. He married Candy Branham.

 

Known children of David Arthur and Candy (Branham) Riffle.

 

677.  (1). Angela Dawn             b.Jun 17 1981

 

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