Virgil Norman Dowler1

M, b. 6 January 1917, d. 26 March 2009
     Virgil Norman Dowler was born on 6 January 1917 at Jackson Co., WV.1 He was the son of William M. Dowler and Isadore Margaret Yoho.1 Virgil Norman Dowler married Beulah M. Snyder. Virgil Norman Dowler died on 26 March 2009 at Parkersburg, Wood Co., WV, at age 92

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Virgil N. Dowler, 92, of Mineral Wells, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2009, at Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital.

He was born Jan. 6, 1917, in Jackson County, a son of the late William and Dora Yoho Dowler.

Virgil enjoyed hunting and fishing, and after his retirement from DuPont, spent much of his time farming and gardening. He was a 50-year Mason, past president of the South Parkersburg Lions Club as well as the Mountain State Sportsmen Association. He operated service stations for many years and worked as a boilermaker prior to going to work at DuPont. He was a U.S. Navy veteran from World War II.

He is survived by two sons, Norman Dowler and wife, Linda, of Southaven, Miss., and Bernard Dowler and wife, Ann, of Ripley; two daughters, Linda Donahue and husband, Larry, of Mineral Wells and Charlotte Bumgarner and husband, David, of Parkersburg; three brothers, Wayne, Lester and Milford; one sister, Mamie; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah; and five brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Pike St., south Parkersburg. Interment will follow at Evergreen South Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in Virgil's honor to Housecalls-Hospice, 914 Market St., Ste. 301, Parkersburg, WV 26101-4737.

Parkersburg News & Sentinel
March 27, 2009.

Citations

  1. [S3168] 1930 Federal Census, Wood County, West Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2558; FHL #2342292.

William M. Dowler

M, b. 27 April 1888, d. 7 October 1971
     William M. Dowler was born on 27 April 1888 at Ohio.1 He was the son of Charles Dowler and Mary Jane Giffin.1 William M. Dowler married Isadore Margaret Yoho, daughter of Jacob Yoho and Margaret Ann Finley, in 1910 at Wirt Co., WV. William M. Dowler lived on 3 April 1930 at Slate District, Wood Co., WV; farming.2 He died on 7 October 1971 at age 83. He was buried in October 1971 at Big Tygart Cemetery, Rockport, Wood Co., WV, Findagrave #38368345.

Children of William M. Dowler and Isadore Margaret Yoho

Citations

  1. [S2427] 1900 Federal Census, Jackson County, West Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1760; FHL #1241760.
  2. [S3168] 1930 Federal Census, Wood County, West Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2558; FHL #2342292.

Francis M. Dowling1

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     Francis M. Dowling married Bertha (?).1

Child of Francis M. Dowling and Bertha (?)

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 587.

Ruth Dowling1

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     Ruth Dowling was the daughter of Francis M. Dowling and Bertha (?)1 Ruth Dowling married G. Arthur Chapman, son of Samuel J. Chapman and Anna E. Stover, on 6 December 1922.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 587.

James Erwin Downard

M, b. 27 August 1942, d. 14 March 1999
     James Erwin Downard was born on 27 August 1942 at Mingo Junction, Jefferson Co., OH. He died on 14 March 1999 at Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH, at age 56.

Kyle Richard Downard

M, b. 28 May 1999, d. 28 May 1999
     Kyle Richard Downard died on 28 May 1999 at Nashville, Davidson Co., TN. He was born on 28 May 1999 at Nashville, Davidson Co., TN.

Donald Arthur Downen

M, b. 31 January 1913, d. 27 March 1989
     Donald Arthur Downen was born on 31 January 1913 at Asotin, Asotin Co., WA. He was the son of Edward Rezin Downen and Edith Farrish.
Note: Prior to his marriage to Florence Butcher, Donald was married to Elaine Holbrook, and had a son Jack Edward Downen with her.

Donald Arthur Downen married Florence Alma Butcher, daughter of Eben William Butcher and Anna Lydia Turnbull, on 21 March 1943 at Issaquah, King Co., WA. Donald Arthur Downen died on 27 March 1989 at Lewiston, Nez Perce Co., ID, at age 76. He was buried in 1989 at Lewis-Clark Memorial Gardens, Lewiston, Nez-Perce Co., ID.

Edward Rezin Downen

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     Edward Rezin Downen married Edith Farrish.

Child of Edward Rezin Downen and Edith Farrish

Bessie L. Downey

F, b. February 1887, d. after 9 April 1930
     Bessie L. Downey was born in February 1887 at Licking Co., OH. She was the daughter of Oscar M. Downey and Minnie E. Tedrick. Bessie L. Downey married John E. Thomas circa 1900.1 Bessie L. Downey lived in 1910 at Intermountain Precinct, Ada Co., ID. She died after 9 April 1930.

Child of Bessie L. Downey and John E. Thomas

Citations

  1. [S114] 1910 Federal Census, Ada County, Idaho. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 221; FHL #1374234.

Charles W. Downey1

M, b. April 1888
     Charles W. Downey was born in April 1888 at Ohio.1 He was the son of James W. Downey.1

Citations

  1. [S398] 1900 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1235; FHL #1241235.

Christopher John Downey

M, b. 8 July 1912, d. 8 January 1968
     Christopher John Downey was born on 8 July 1912. He married Gladys Virginia Green, daughter of Jasper Quincy Green and Ina H. Casto, on 23 September 1943. Christopher John Downey died on 8 January 1968 at age 55.

Effie Downey

F, b. 19 August 1865, d. 1 August 1943
     Effie Downey was born on 19 August 1865. She married Dr. Samuel Edmond Windle M.D., son of Dr. Jacob Hillyard Windle and Sarah A. James, in 1892. Effie Downey died on 1 August 1943 at age 77.

Elizabeth Downey

F, b. March 1868, d. 1944
     Elizabeth Downey was born in March 1868 at OH. She married Grafton Windle, son of Dr. Jacob Hillyard Windle and Sarah A. James, in 1885. Elizabeth Downey died in 1944 at Rarden Twp., Scioto Co., OH.

Child of Elizabeth Downey and Grafton Windle

Elizabeth Hammond Downey

F, b. 30 May 1879, d. 23 January 1951
     Elizabeth Hammond Downey was born on 30 May 1879. She married Daniel Edwin Stone circa 1905. Elizabeth Hammond Downey died on 23 January 1951 at Emmitsburg, Frederick Co., MD, at age 71.

Child of Elizabeth Hammond Downey and Daniel Edwin Stone

Ellen Downey

F, b. 1811, d. 1869
     Ellen Downey was born in 1811 at Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., PA. She married Hon. Daniel Kilgore on 5 April 1831. Ellen Downey died in 1869 at Springfield, Clark Co., OH.

Child of Ellen Downey and Hon. Daniel Kilgore

James H. Downey1

M, b. circa 1904
     James H. Downey was born circa 1904.1 He was the son of James W. Downey and Emma Frances Windle.1

Citations

  1. [S397] 1910 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1150; FHL #1375163.

James W. Downey

M, b. May 1864
     James W. Downey was born in May 1864 at Ohio Both parents born Virginia, per 1900 census info.1,2 He married Emma Frances Windle, daughter of Grafton W. Windle and Serena Howell, in December 1894 at Rarden, Scioto Co., OH, Ceremony by Rev. A. D. Singer.

Child of James W. Downey

Children of James W. Downey and Emma Frances Windle

Citations

  1. [S397] 1910 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1150; FHL #1375163.
  2. [S398] 1900 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1235; FHL #1241235.

Joan Massengill Downey

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     Joan Massengill Downey was the daughter of Jesse Massengill.

John Matthew Downey

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     John Matthew Downey married Augusta Bunte.

Child of John Matthew Downey and Augusta Bunte

John Matthew Downey III

M, b. 26 March 1921, d. 25 August 1997
     John Matthew Downey III was born on 26 March 1921 at Columbus, Franklin Co., OH. He was the son of John Matthew Downey and Augusta Bunte. John Matthew Downey III married Juanita Irene Larimore, daughter of John Bryan Larimore and Edith Rose John, in 1953 at Columbus, Franklin Co., OH. John Matthew Downey III died on 25 August 1997 at Toledo, Lucas Co., OH, at age 76. Cause of death: on 25 August 1997 congestive heart failure.

Oscar M. Downey

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     Occupation: Tinner. Oscar M. Downey married Minnie E. Tedrick, daughter of Jehiel Tedrick and Louisa Larimore, Hills History of Licking Township (Licking Co., Ohio) 1880:

Minnie E. married Oscar Downey of this county. They are now living in Lancaster, Fairfield County. He is a tinner by trade.

Oscar M. Downey lived in 1880 at Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. He lived in 1902 at Boise, Ada Co., ID.

Child of Oscar M. Downey and Minnie E. Tedrick

Serena M. Downey1

F, b. circa 1906
     Serena M. Downey was born circa 1906.1 She was the daughter of James W. Downey and Emma Frances Windle.1

Citations

  1. [S397] 1910 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1150; FHL #1375163.

William Esco Downey

M, b. 20 October 1899
     William Esco Downey was buried at Farmington Cem., Detroit, Wayne Co., MI. He married Jessie Lee Crecelius, daughter of Steven Elias Crecelius and Anna Medora Baxley. William Esco Downey was born on 20 October 1899.

Alvina Downing

F, b. 16 April 1844, d. 6 April 1847
     Alvina Downing was born on 16 April 1844 at Bald Eagle Twp., Clinton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Jacob Downing and Jane Warner Underwood. Alvina Downing died on 6 April 1847 at Centre Co., PA, at age 2.

Edith Downing

F, b. 16 February 1889
     Edith Downing was born on 16 February 1889 at Cedar Co., IA. She was the daughter of George Preston Downing and Sarah Elizabeth Kohl.

George A. Downing1

M, b. circa 1873
     George A. Downing was born circa 1873 at Ohio.1 He married Edith G. (?).1

Child of George A. Downing and Edith G. (?)

Citations

  1. [S1359] 1920 Federal Census, Clark County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1353-4; FHL #1821353-4.

George Preston Downing

M, b. circa 1861
     George Preston Downing was born circa 1861. He was the son of Preston Downing and Margaret Tilson. George Preston Downing married Sarah Elizabeth Kohl, daughter of Daniel F. Kohl and Elizabeth Smith, circa 1886. George Preston Downing lived in 1900 at Lisbon, Linn Co., IA.

Child of George Preston Downing and Sarah Elizabeth Kohl

Hannah Downing

F, b. 29 May 1794, d. 18 December 1879
     Hannah Downing married Thomas Wilson. Hannah Downing was born on 29 May 1794 at Chester Co., PA. She was the daughter of Thomas Downing and Rebecca Starr. Hannah Downing died on 18 December 1879 at Centre Co., PA, at age 85.

Hannah M. Downing

F, b. 14 August 1837, d. 3 May 1894
     Hannah M. Downing was born on 14 August 1837 at Bald Eagle Twp., Clinton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Jacob Downing and Jane Warner Underwood. Hannah M. Downing died on 3 May 1894 at Clinton Co., OH, at age 56.

Harry Toss Downing

M, b. 24 July 1884, d. 24 March 1926
     Harry Toss Downing was born on 24 July 1884 at Clayton Twp., Adams Co., IL. He married Daisy Bell Kemp on 3 September 1912 at Moline, Rock Island Co., IL. Harry Toss Downing died on 24 March 1926 at Des Moines, Polk Co., IA, at age 41.

Child of Harry Toss Downing and Daisy Bell Kemp