THE DESCENDANTS OF JAMES W. UMSTEAD

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                           Don Norman

 

1.JAMES W. UMSTEAD

 

    James W. Umstead was born in Ohio about 1831 and died in

Calhoun County WV in 1927.  He served the Union in the Civil War

in 2nd W.Va. Volunteer Infantry.  He married Mary Seals.  Mary

was born in Ohio about 1836.

    The family moved to Calhoun County WV between 1870 and 1880.

 

Children of James W. and Mary (Seals) Umstead.

 

  2.  (1). Viola Josephine         b.c.     1861

 

  3.  (2). William Oliver          b.Apr 14 1865   d.       1933

         m.Clarinda Freed

 

  4.  (3). George W.               b.c.     1866

 

  5.  (4). Carrie B.               b.c.     1870

 

  6.  (5). Fidela Ellen            b.c.     1875

 

  7.  (6). Andrew M.

 

  8.  (7). Lucille

 

 

3.WILLIAM OLIVER UMSTEAD     1.JAMES W. UMSTEAD

 

    William Oliver Umstead, a son  of James W. and Mary (Seals)

Umstead, was born April 14, 1865 and died in Calhoun County WV in

1933.  He married Clarinda "India" Freed.  Clarinda, a daughter

of Abraham and Susanna Freed, was born about 1869 and died in

Calhoun County in 1957.

 

Children of William Oliver and Clarinda (Freed) Umstead.

 

  9.  (1). James Russell           b.Dec 15 1894

 

 10.  (2). Ivan Herman             b.Sep 20 1897

 

 11.  (3). William O. Jr.          b.Jun 17 1900

         m.Lillian Grace Thornbury  Dec 25 1925

 

 

11.WILLIAM OLIVER UMSTEAD JR.     3.WILLIAM OLIVER UMSTEAD

1.JAMES W. UMSTEAD

 

    William Oliver Umstead Jr., a son of William Oliver and

Clarinda (Freed) Umstead, was born in Calhoun County WV June 17,

1900 and died there in 1958.  He married Lillian Grace Thornbury

December 25, 1925.  Lillian was born at Mouthcard, KY and died in

Calhoun County in 1958.

 

Children of William Oliver Jr. and Lillian Grace (Thornbury)

Umstead.

 

 12.  (1). Eugenia Lee

 

 13.  (2). David Milton            b.       1931   d.May  1 1994

         m.Mary Gillespie

 

 14.  (3). Patricia Ann

 

 15.  (4). William Oliver III

 

 

13.DAVID MILTON UMSTEAD     11.WILLIAM OLIVER UMSTEAD JR.

3.WILLIAM OLIVER UMSTEAD     1.JAMES W. UMSTEAD

 

    David Milaton Umstead, a son of William Oliver Jr. and

Lillian Grace (Thornbury) Umstead, was born in Calhoun County WV

in 1931 and died there May 1, 1994.  He married Mary Gillespie.

 

Children of David Milton and Mary (Gillespie) Umstead.

 

 16.  (1). Judith Lynn

         m.------ Fuller

 

 17.  (2). Jane Louise              b. Jan 27 1959    d. Jan  3 2006

         m. Timothy Poling

 

 18.  (3). Jennifer Lee

         m.------ White

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"History of Calhoun County WV 1989" p.177

Norman, Don, "The Descendants of Jacob Freed"

1880 Calhoun County WV census

The Glenville Democrat May 5, 1994

Hur Herald.com” Calhoun County WV Jan 4 2006