DESCENDANTS OF CHARLES DRODDY

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                               Don Norman

 

 1.CHARLES DRODDY

 

    Charles Droddy was born about 1800. He married Sarah Gandee in

Kanwha County VA in 1826. Sarah, a daughter of Uriah Jr. and Mercy

"Massie" (Hughes) Gandee, was born August 8, 1808 in Kanawha County VA

and died in Roane County WV in 1883.

    Charles served in the War of 1812 and was at The Battle of New

Orleans in 1814.

 

Children of Charles and Sarah (Gandee) Droddy.

 

  2.  (1). Calvin C.               b.c.    1827

         m. Mary C. Counts Oct 19 1874 Roane County WV

 

  3.  (2). George W.               b.c.    1828

         m. Martha Jones

 

  4.  (3). Charles Allman          b.c.    1830

 

  5.  (4). Christopher             b.Oct 29 1830

         m. Belinda C. Walker Jul 3 1854

 

  6.  (5). Floyd E.                b.Oct  8 1850

         m. Mary C. Harless Jul 26 1875 (Jul 18 1855-       )

 

  7.  (5). Malinda                 b.c.    1836

 

  8.  (6). Mary "Polly"            b.c.    1838

 

  9.  (7). Melissa                 b.c.    1840

 

3.GEORGE DRODDY    1.CHARLES DRODDY

 

    George W. Droddy, a son of Charles and Sarah (Gandee) Droddy, was

born about 1828. He married Martha "Mat" Jones in Roane County WV about

1867. Martha, a daughter of John Jones, was born about 1835.

 

Known children of George W. and Martha (Jones) Droddy.

 

 10.  (1). Augustus                b.c.    1868

         m. Rosie (Tanner) Goff Mar 31 1892, Roane County WV

 

 11. (2). Buzz

 

5.CHRISTOPHER C. DRODDY   1.CHARLES DRODDY

 

    Christopher C. Droddy, a son of Charles and Sarah (Gandee) Droddy,

was born October 29, 1830. He married Belinda C. Walker July 3, 1854 in

Roane County VA. Belinda, a daughter of Daniel and Christine (Myers)

Walker, was born about 1838 in Monroe County VA.

 

Children of Christopher C. and Belinda C. (Walker) Droddy.

 

 12.  (1). Daniel Miller           b.       1855

         m. Margaret Shaver Oct 27 1876 Roane County WV

 

 13.  (2). Sarah S.                b.       1857

         m. Frank Ferrell

 

 14.  (3). Catherine F.            b.Jul  3 1859   d.Jan 24 1892

         m. George Summers Harper Dec 30 1882 Roane County WV

 

  15.  (4). Mary E.                b.       1860

         M. Charles W. Harper

 

 16.  (5). Charles                 b.       1861

         m. Mary Ann Harper  Dec 20 1884

 

 17.  (6). George Christopher      b.       1864

         m. Mary C. (Jones) Hensley

 

 18.  (7). Leane J.                b.Jul 20 1866

         m. Okey H. Boggs Jun 17 1886

 

 

14.CATHERINE E. DRODDY   5.CHRISTOPHER C. DRODDY   1.CHARLES DRODDY

 

    Catherine Elizabeth Droddy, a daughter of Christopher Columbus and

Belinda Catherine (Walker) Droddy, was born in Roane County VA July 3,

1859 and died there January 24, 1892. She married George Summers

"Whistling George" Harper in Roane County December 20, 1882. George, a

son of Asa and Mary Jane (Lowe) Harper, was born in Kanawha County VA

(WV) December 25, 1855.

 

Children of George Summers and Catherine Elizabeth (Droddy)

Harper.

 

 19.  (1). Marcellus Campbell      b.Oct 11 1883   d.Aug 28 1953

         m.Hattie Ann Sergent Oct 29 1907

 

 20.  (2). Martha Myrtle           b.Jun 27 1885

         m.William Edward "Bub" Hunt

 

 21.  (3). Eustace George          b.Jun  5 1887   d.Jan 23 1891

 

 22.  (4). Ottie Jane              b.Jul  3 1889   d.       1944

         m.George Worthy Shafer Mar 7 1910

 

 23.  (5). Bessie                  b.Nov 15 1891   d.Aug 15 1892

 

15.MARY E. DRODDY    5.CHRISTOPHER C. DRODDY   1.CHARLES DRODDY

 

    Mary E. Droddy, a daughter of Christopher Columbus and Belinda

Catherine (Walker) Droddy, was born in Roane County VA in 1860. She

married Charles W. Harper about 1874 in Roane County WV.  He was born

about 1860.

 

Children of Charles W. and Mary E. (Droddy) Harper.

 

 24.  (1). Thomas B.               b.May 22 1875

   m. Martha Hunt Apr 17 1898, Roane County WV

 

 25.  (2). Cordelia                b.Mar 23 1877

   m. Thomas Raines May 8 1898 Roane County WV

 

 26.  (3). Ota F.                  b.     1889

   m. ------ Gibson

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Cotrill, Stella, "Descendants of Thomas Henry Hughes SR."

Norman, Don, "Descendants of James Harper"