DESCENDANTS OF PETER SAURBORN

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                           Don Norman

 

1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Peter Augustus Saurborn was born about 1817 in Rhineland,

Prussia.  He came to America about 1840 and married Mary Jane

Bennett.  Mary was born in Monongalia County VA (WV) May 19, 1829

and died February 25, 1911.

    During the Civil War, Peter was a member of the Moccasin

Rangers, a Calhoun County guerrilla group, and was killed by

Union troops December 15, 1861.  The Moccasin Rangers were not

mustered into the Confederate Army until 1862 and Peter does not

appear on Confederate rolls.

 

Children of Peter Augustus and Mary Jane (Bennett) Saurborn.

 

  2.  (1). Alexander F. "Bub"      b.       1846

         m.Mary Ellen Criss  Aug 24 1870

 

  3.  (2). Frederick "Fritz"       b.       1848   d.May 28 1935

         m.Francena (Stump) Rice

 

  4.  (3). James Hannibal "Hans"   b.       1851

 

  5.  (4). Mary Jane               b.       1853

         m.George D. Criss  Aug 24 1870

 

  6.  (5). Louisa Almira           b.May  7 1855   d.Sep 15 1944

         m.Daniel Davisson Arthur

 

  7.  (6). Samuel Wise             b.Jul 10 1857   d.Feb    1940

         m.Hattie Margaret Blankenship  Oct 3 1890

 

  8.  (7). Eliza C.                b.       1859

         m.Alex Chancey

 

 

2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Alexander F. "Bub" Saurborn, a son of Peter Augustus and Mary Jane

(Bennett) Saurborn, was born in October 1846 in Gilmer County. He

married Mary Ellen "Ellie" Criss August 24, 1870 in Calhoun County WV.

Mary, a daughter of Aaron and Elizabeth (Veach) Criss, was born in  1853

in Gilmer County, VA (WV), and died in 1934.

 

Children of Alexander F. and Mary (Criss) Saurborn.

 

  9.  (1). Albert H.

 

 10.  (2). Elizabeth E.

 

 11.  (3). George F.

 

 12.  (4). Henry Jackson "Hank"    b.Feb 16 1876, Calhoun County, WV.

    m. Cefrona "Frona" Wilson

 

 13.  (5). Edward Fletcher         b. Jan 24 1885

      m. Eva Parmelia Boyce  b. March 07, 1893

 

 14.  (6). William Carl       b. Nov 30 1894

     m. Lucy Stackhouse

 

 

3.FREDERICK "FRITZ" SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Frederick Saurborn, a son of Peter Augustus and Mary Jane

(Bennett) Saurborn, was born in what is now Calhoun County WV in

1848 and died May 28, 1935.  He married Francena (Stump) Rice,

the widow of Alexander Elihu Rice. Francena, a daughter of

Elliot and Sarah Jane (Barr) Stump, was born in VA in 1859 and

had married Alexander Rice November 24, 1877.

 

Children of Alexander Elihu and Francena (Stump) Rice.

    (Step children of Frederick Saurborn.)

 

 15.  (1). Ella M.

         m.Samuel Mac Criss Feb 11 1898

 

 16.  (2). India Lee

         m.Walter Howard Brumage Feb 24 1898

 

 17.  (3). Albert Elihu            b.Feb 18 1884   d.Mar 13 1964

         m.Elizabeth Gay Maze  Mar 24 1905

 

 18.  (4). Jane

         m.Howard Robinson  Mar 10 1907

 

 19.  (5). Granville James

         m.Clara Catherine Briggeman

 

Children of Frederick and Francena (Stump) [Rice] Saurborn.

 

 20.  (1). Dewey

 

 21.  (2). Samuel

 

5.MARY JANE SAURBORN    1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Mary Jane Saurborn, a daughter of Peter Augustus and Mary Jane

(Bennett) Saurborn, was born in February 1853 in Gilmer County VA

(WV) and died in 1933 in Calhoun County. She married George Davidson.

Criss in Calhoun County WV August 24, 1870. George, a son of Aaron W.

and Elizabeth (Veach) Criss, was born April 05, 1849 in Marion County,

VA (WV), and died in 1919 in Calhoun County, WV.

 

Children of George Davidson and Mary Jane (Saurborn) Criss.

 

 22.  (1). Cora A.                 b.Oct    1872   d.       1903

 

 23.  (2). Samuel Mack             b.       1874   d.       1948

      m. Ella M. Rice  February 11, 1898

      m. Bertha Wilson  1906.

 

 24.  (3). Frances                 b.c. 1875

 

 25.  (4). Aaron W.                b.   1876       d.       1912

 26.  (5). Peter                   b.Aug    1879

     m. Oma B. Wright   1907

 

 27.  (6). Jesse S.                b.c.     1881   d.       1954

 

 28.  (7). George Franklin         b.Oct    1888   d.       1973

 

 29.  (8). Elizabeth Ella          b.Apr 05 1891

         m. Thomas Madden   1910

 

 30.  (9). Albert H.               b.Aug    1893   d.       1968

      m. Mary Scott

 

 31. (10). Bryan William           b. Feb   1897   d.       1965

     m. Lulu Stalnaker

 

 

7.SAMUEL WISE SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Samuel Wise Saurborn, a son of Peter Augustus and Mary Jane

(Bennett) Saurborn, was born July 10, 1857 and died in February

1940.  He married Hattie Margaret Blankenship October 3, 1890.

Hattie, a daughter of George P. and Ella Abashaba (Starcher)

Blankenship, was born August 10, 1867 and August 7, 1962.

 

Children of Samuel Wise and Hattie Margaret (Blankenship)

Saurborn.

 

 32.  (1). George Peter            b.Jan  9 1898

         m.Essie Dalrymple

         m.Ruby Garnett Nichols

         m.Lillian Floyd Andrews  Sep 18 1975

 

 

12.HENRY JACKSON SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER

SAURBORN

 

    Henry Jackson "Hank" Saurborn, a son of Alexander F. and Mary

(Criss) Saurborn, was born February 16, 1876 in Calhoun County, WV. He

married Cefrona "Frona" Wilson. Defrona, a daughter of Wesley and

Rebecca (Roberts) Wilson, was born February 25, 1881.

 

Children of Henry Jackson and Cefrona (Wilson) Saurborn.

 

 33.  (1). William Glen

 

 34.  (2). Samuel                  b.Mar 02 1902

 

 35.  (3). Leroy "Pep"             b.May 24 1911   d.Nov 05 1954

     m. Bertha Elizabeth Hawkins

 

 36.  (4). Freda Mae               b.Sep 08 1914

 

 37.  (5). Francis Paul            b.Jun 08 1917

 

 38.  (6). Pinkney Woodrow        b.Jun 08 1917

     m. Vera Mabel Kendall

 

 39.  (7). Rebecca                 b.Apr 01 1919

 

 40.  (8). Dallas Ray              b.May 10 1921

 

 41.  (9). Kenneth Andrew          b.Oct 25 1923

 

 

32.GEORGE PETER SAURBORN     7.SAMUEL WISE SAURBORN     1.PETER

SAURBORN

 

    George Peter Saurborn, a son Samuel Wise and Hattie Margaret

(Blankenship) Saurborn, was born in Calhoun County WV January 9,

1898 and was living in 1989.  He married Essie Dalrymple about

1917.  Essie, a daughter of Abner Myrtle Dalrymple, was born

about 1900 and died in 1921.

    George married Ruby Garnet Nichols.  Garnet, a daughter of W.

Allen and Jerusha Pearl (Vandal) Nichols July 13, 1901 and died

March 15, 1956.

    George married Lillian (Floyd) Andrews September 18, 1975.

 

Children of George Peter and Essie (Dalrymple) Saurborn.

 

 42.  (1). George Frederick        b.Nov 18 1919

         m.Marjorie Moore

 

Children of George Peter and Ruby Garnet (Nichols) Saurborn.

 

 43.  (1). Harriet Pearl           b.Dec 29 1923

         m.Marshall Rigney

 

35.LEROY SAURBORN     12.HENRY JACKSON SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F.

 SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Leroy ""Pep" Saurborn, a son of Henry Jackson and Cefrona (Wilson)

Saurborn, was born May 24, 1911 in Marion County, WV and died there

November 05, 1954.  He married Bertha Elizabeth Hawkins. Bertha, a

daughter of William and Sarah (Stretchberry) Hawkins, was born April 02,

1919 in Marion County and died there April 14, 1976.

     Leroy was known to most as "Pep". He was an employee of

Owens-Illinois Glass Co. He was an excellent musician. Leroy was a

member of the "West Virginia Mountain Boys and Girls" who had a radio

show broadcast daily for an hour each morning from Clarksburg, WV.

 

Children of Leroy and Bertha Elizabeth (Hawkin) Saurborn.

 

 44.  (1). Janice                  b. Jun 12 1936

     m. Thomas Anderson

 

 45.  (2). James Ervin             b. Mar 30 1939

     m. Nancy Pogue

 

 46.  (3). Roger Kent              b. Dec 12 1944

     m. Linda Nuzum

 

 47.  (4). Gary Lynn               b. Aug 30 1947

     m. Brenda Sue Mason

 

 

38.PINKNEY WOODROW SAURBORN    12.HENRY JACKSON SAURBORN

 2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Pinkney Woodrow Saurborn, a son of Henry Jackson and Cefrona

(Wilson) Saurborn, was born June 8, 1917. He married Vera Mabel Kendall.

Vera was a daughter of Lee Kendall.

 

Children of Pinkney Woodrow and Vera Mabel (Kendall) Saurborn.

 

 48.  (1). Delores Jean            b.July 19 1931

         m. Donald Gene Young Sep 17 1948

 

 49.  (2). William Pinkney         b.Sep  2 1935

        Name legally changed to William Robertson Hosie Jr.

       m. Kathleen Parker Nov 11 1961

       m. Carol Barnhart Mar 31 1975

       m. Patricia Elaine Cameron Dec 10 1996

 

 50.  (3). Robert Earl             b.Sep  2 1935

        Name legally changed to Robert Earl Hosie.

       m. Mary Jane Godwin May 3 1958

 

 51.  (4). Plummer Leroy           b.Dec 31 1936   d.Dec  8 1975

       m. Mary Lynn Wyant Oct 25 1958

       m. Carol Ann Detore Jan 3 1972

 

44.JANICE SAURBORN      35.LEROY SAURBORN     12.HENRY JACKSON SAURBORN

 2.ALEXANDER F.  SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Janice Saurborn, a daughter of Leroy and Bertha Elizabeth (Hawkin)

Saurborn, was born June 12, 1936.  She married Thomas Anderson, a son of

H. S. Anderson.

 

Child of Thomas and Janice (Saurborn) Anderson.

 

 52.  (1). Kevin Lee

 

 

45.JAMES ERVIN SAURBORN    35.LEROY SAURBORN     12.HENRY JACKSON

 SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F.  SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     James Ervin Saurborn, a son of Leroy and Bertha Elizabeth (Hawkin)

Saurborn, was born March 30, 1939 in Marion County, WV.  He married

Nancy Pogue. Nancy is a daughter of Joe and Mary Pogue.

 

Children of James and Nancy (Pogue) Saurborn.

 

 53.  (1). Kenneth Joe             b.       1961

 

 54.  (2). Mary Beth               b.       1962

 

 55.  (3). James David             b.       1966

 

 

46.ROGER KENT SAURBORN     35.LEROY SAURBORN     12.HENRY JACKSON

 SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F.  SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Roger Kent Saurborn, a son of Leroy and Bertha Elizabeth (Hawkin)

Saurborn, was born December 12, 1944 in Marion County, WV.  He married

Linda Nuzum. Linda is a daughter of Samuel and Betty Nuzum.

 

Children of Roger Kent and Linda (Nuzum) Saurborn.

 

 56.  (1). Jill Lynn               b. Sep 28 1967

 

 57.  (2). Meline

     M. Gary Curtis -----------

 

47.GARY LYNN SAURBORN    35.LEROY SAURBORN     12.HENRY JACKSON

 SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F.  SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Gary Lynn Saurborn, a son of Leroy and Bertha Elizabeth (Hawkin)

Saurborn, was born August 30, 1947 in Marion County, WV.  He married

Brenda Sue Mason. Brenda is a daughter of Jack and Betty Mason.

 

Child of Gary Lynn and Brenda Sue (Mason) Saurborn.

 

 58.  (1). Jill Lynn               b. Nov 23 1967

 

 

48.DELORES JEAN SAURBORN    38.PINKNEY WOODROW SAURBORN    12.HENRY

 JACKSON SAURBORN      2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

     Delores Jean Saurborn, a daughter of Pinkney Woodrow and Vera

Mabel (Kendall) Saurborn, was born July 19, 1931. She married Donald

Gene

Young September 17, 1948. Donald was born August 18, 1928 in United, WV.

 

Children of David and Delores Jean (Saurborn) Young.

 

 

 59.  (1). Cheryl Diane            b.Jun 26 1949

         m. Richard A. Altman May 24 1969

 

 60.  (2). Donna Jean              b.Nov 29 1950

         m. John Gressman Nov 4 1972

         m. Robert Anderson Nov  3 1984

 

 61.  (3). David Vernon            b.Nov 10 1954

         m. Joan Wellhofer June 17, 1978

 

 62.  (4). Brenda Ann              b.Apr 23 1962

         m. Donald Lawrence Allen Jul 27 1990

 

49.WILLIAM ROBERTSON HOSIE JR.   38.PINKNEY WOODROW SAURBORN    12.HENRY

JACKSON  SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    William Robertson Hosie Jr., born William Pinkney Saurborn, a son of

Pinkney Woodrow and Vera Mabel (Kendall) Saurborn, had a legal name

change. He married Kathleen Parker November 11, 1961. Kathleen was born

February 21, 1944 in Glendale, CA. William married Carol Barnhart March

31, 1975. Carol was born January 6, 1945 in Chillicothe, OH.

William married Patricia Elaine Cameron, December 10, 1996. Patricia was

born March 12, 1940 in Hartland, VT.

 

Children of William Robertson Jr. and Kathleen (Parker) Hosie.

 

 63.  (1). Susan Michelle           b.Sep 17 1966

       m. Wiley Hinecker Aug 1983

 

 64.  (2). Lisa Ann                 b.Apr  3 1967

       m. Karl Lee Obst Mar 16 1986

       m. Jason Louis Didonato  Sep 3, 1999

 

Child of William Robertson Jr. and Carol (Barnhart) Hosie.

 

 65.  (1). Patricia Diane           b.Sep 12 1974

       m. Derek James Plymate Jul 10 1995

 

50.ROBERT EARL HOSIE    38.PINKNEY WOODROW SAURBORN    12.HENRY JACKSON

SAURBORN   2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

Robert Earl Hosie, born Robert Earl Saurborn, a son of Pinkney Woodrow

and Vera Mabel (Kendall) Saurborn, had a legal name change. He married

Mary Jane Godwin May 3, 1958. Mary was born May 10, 1939 in Washington,

DC.

 

Children of Robert Earl and Mary Jane (Godwin) Hosie.

 

 66.  (1). Sharon Elaine            b.Dec 19 1959

         m. Michael J. Withrow  Nov 30 1979

 

 67.  (2). Brian Keith              b.Sep  1 1961

         m. Christine Michelle Smith Jun 18 1983

 

 

51.PLUMMER LEROY SAURBORN   38.PINKNEY WOODROW SAURBORN    12.HENRY

JACKSON SAURBORN    2.ALEXANDER F. SAURBORN     1.PETER SAURBORN

 

    Plummer Leroy Saurborn, a son of Pinkney Woodrow and Vera Mabel

(Kendall) Saurborn, was born in Farimoth, WV December 31, 1936 and died

December 8, 1975. He married Mary Lynn Wyant October 25, 1958. Mary was

born September 29, 1939 in

New Kensington, PA. He married Carol Ann Detore January 3, 1972. Carol

was born July 29, 1948 in Greensburg, PA.

 

Children of Plummer Leroy and Mary Lynn (Wyant) Saurborn.

 

 68.  (1). Edward Lee               b.May 27 1963   d.Jul 21 1993

 

Children of Carol Ann Detore.

 (Step children of Plummer Leroy Saurborn.)

 

 69.  (1). Reva Lynn                b.Oct  5 1967

 

 70.  (2). Keli Ann                 b.Feb 15 1969

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"History of Calhoun County WV 1989" pp.156,157

Hosie, William Robertson Jr., e-mail to Don Norman Oct 16 2002

Norman, Don, "Descendants of John Jarvis", "Descendants of Thomas Rice"

Whittaker, Sylvia, "Descendants of Michael Criss"