DESCENDANTS OF GALUS ROBERTS

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                              Don Norman

 

1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Galus Roberts was probably born about 1785.  He married Sophia

Sharpes.

 

Known children of Galus and Sophia (Sharpes) Roberts.

 

  2.  (1). John B.                 b.Mar 18 1811   d.May  5 1892

         m.Julia Ann Evans Sep 1832

 

 

2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    John B. Roberts, a son of Galus and Sophia (Sharpes) Roberts, was

born in Ohio County VA (WV) March 18, 1811 and died in Wood County WV

May 5, 1892.  He married Julia Ann Evans in September 1832.  Julia, a

daughter of Walter and Barbara (Barger) Evans, was born in MD October

2, 1803 and died in Wood County June 23, 1881.

 

Children of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans) Roberts.

 

  3.  (1). Johnsy E.               b.       1833

 

  4.  (2). Francis M.              b.       1834   d.May  3 1864

         m.Minerva Full

 

  5.  (3). Walter S.               b.Sep 18 1835   d.Aug 28 1863

         m.Elizabeth R. Anderson

 

  6.  (4). Isaac                   b.Jan  3 1837

 

  7.  (5). Sarah E.                b.May 12 1838   d.Jul 25 1922

         m. ----- Anderson

         m.Richard Langfitt

 

  8.  (6). Mariah                  b.Mar 15 1840   d.Feb 22 1925

         m.Henry Melrose

 

  9.  (7). Lanson

 

 10.  (8). Charlotte               b.Mar    1844   d.May 23 1916

         m.Haymond Deem

 

 11.  (9). Martha Ellen            b.Aug 26 1847   d.Aug 31 1903

         m.David Martin Van Buren May  3 1866

 

 12. (10). Joseph                  b.       1849

 

 

4.FRANCIS M. ROBERTS    2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Francis M. Roberts, a son of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans)

Roberts, was born in 1834 and died May 3, 1864.  He married Minerva

Full.  Minerva was born in April 1837 and died in 1910.

 

Children of Francis M. and Minerva (Full) Roberts.

 

 13.  (1). Cinthia

 

 14.  (2). Francis O.

 

 

5.WALTER S. ROBERTS     2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Walter S. Roberts, a son of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans) Roberts,

was born September 18, 1835 and died August 28, 1863.  He married

Elizabeth R. Anderson.  Elizabeth was born in 1836 and died in 1934.

 

Children of Walter S. and Elizabeth (Anderson) Roberts.

 

 15.  (1). Docia

 

 

7.SARAH E. ROBERTS    2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Sarah E. Roberts, a daughter of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans)

Roberts, was born May 12, 1838 and died July 25, 1922.  She married

----- Anderson.  Her second husband was Richard Langfitt.

 

Children of ----- and Sarah E. (Roberts) Anderson.

 

 16.  (1). John W.

 

 17.  (2). William

 

 18.  (3). David V.

 

Children of Richard and Sarah E. (Roberts) [Anderson] Langfitt.

 

 19.  (1). James

 

 20.  (2). Julia B.

 

 21.  (3). Isaac M.

 

 22.  (4). Eva May

 

 23.  (5). Coyetta

 

 

8.MARIAH ROBERTS    2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Mariah Roberts, a daughter of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans)

Roberts, was born march 15, 1840 and died February 22, 1925.  She

married Henry Melrose.  Henry was born in 1840.

 

Children of Henry and Mariah (Roberts) Melrose.

 

 24.  (1). Anna

 

 25.  (2). Mary

 

 26.  (3). Theodore

 

10.CHARLOTTE ROBERTS    2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Charlotte Roberts, a daughter of John B. and Julia Ann (Evans)

Roberts, was born in March 1844 and died may 23, 1916.  She married

Haymond Deem.  Haymond was born in December 1823 and died in 1911.

 

Children of Haymond and Charlotte (Roberts) Deem.

 

 27.  (1). Waitman

 

 28.  (2). John E.

 

 29.  (3). Brita May

 

 

11.MARTHA ELLEN ROBERTS    2.JOHN B. ROBERTS     1.GALUS ROBERTS

 

    Martha Ellen Roberts, a daughter of John B. and July Ann (Evans)

Roberts, was born in Wetzel County VA (WV) August 26, 1847 and died in

Braxton County WV August 31, 1908.  She married David Martin Van Buren

May 3, 1866.  David, a son of Tobias and Dorothy (Dingman) Van Buren,

was born in Shocharia County NY about 1845 and died there about 1872.

    Martha married a widower, Hiram Cox, in Wood County WV January 28,

1873.  Hiram was born in Green County PA April 5, 1827 and died

November 28, 1897.

 

Children of David Martin and Martha Ellen (Roberts) Van Buren.

 

 30.  (1). Dora Ellen              b.Mar  4 1867   d.Dec  3 1933

         m.John Lowe

 

 31.  (2). George William          b.Dec  8 1868   d.Dec 10 1959

         m.Sarah Carr

         m.Sophia Putnam

 

 32.  (3). Minnie Ola              b.Feb 25 1871   d.Nov 16 1945

         m.Isaac Carr

 

Children of Hiram Cox. (first marriage).

 (Step children of Martha Ellen (Roberts) [Van Buren] Cox.

 

 33.  (1). Lusippe                 b.Oct 29 1847

         m.Edward Ramsey

 

 34.  (2). Sarah                   b.aug 12 1849

         m.William Rubel

 

 35.  (3). Monroe                  b.May  6 1851   d.Sep  6 1862

 

 36.  (4). Perdilla Cordelia       b.Feb  7 1854

         m.Isaac Davis

 

 37.  (5). Pernia Elnora           b.Sep 25 1856

         m.William Mills

 

 38.  (6). Elwood                  b.       1858   d.Nov 10 1871

 

 39.  (7). Clifford

 

 40.  (8).  Caroline                b.Feb 24 1861

         m.William Bumgardner

 

 41.  (9). William H.              b.Nov 13 1863

         m.Emeline Phillips

 

 42. (10). Martha                  b.Mar  9 1866

         m.John Moore

 

 43. (11). Mary                    b.Mar  9 1866

         m.Joseph Provance

 

 44. (12). Harriet                 b.Jan 14 1870

         m.David Conger

 

Children of Hiram and Martha Ellen (Roberts) [Van Buren] Cox

 

 45.  (1). Britta Myrtle           b.Nov 27 1873

         m.Absolom Brown

 

 46.  (2). Friend Hiram            b.Dec  7 1877   d.Mar  3 1951

         m.Clara Grace Cox

 

 47.  (3). Cynthia Elizabeth       b.       1878

         m.William Harrison Hunt

 

 48.  (4). Claude                  b.       1879

         m.Eva Mick

 

 49.  (5). Emoline                 b.       1880

         m.Lon Kelley

 

 50.  (6). John Garfield           b.Jun 20 1882   d.Apr 25 1971

         m.Elsie Smith

 

 51.  (7). Charles Oren            b.Mar 29 1884   d.       1939

 

 52.  (8). Clyde                   b.       1890

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Peake, Sandra, letter to Don Norman Feb 1 1994

Peake, Sandra, "The Descendants of Galus Roberts"