William HORTON

Male 1889 - 1958


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  • Name  William HORTON 
    Nickname  Willy 
    Born  1889 
    • birth also give as Oct 1888.
    Gender  Male 
    Died  26 May 1958  Huntington, Cabell Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  28 May 1958  Egnor Cemetery, Griffithsville, Lincoln Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I2099  adkinshorton
    Last Modified  2 Jan 2013 

    Father  William H. Horton,   b. 1858, Putnam Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900 
    Mother  Octavia Egnor,   b. Jun 1856, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1907, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Oct 1882  Kanawha Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed in IGI record as William H. Horton, b.1857, Kanawha, VA, married to Octaby Smith b. abt 1862, on 12 Oct 1882, Kanawha, WV. This was an LDS submission, submitter unknown.
    Notes 
    • 2nd Husband to Octavia
    Documents
    William H. Horton & Octavia Egnor-Smith - 1882 Marriage Record
    William H. Horton & Octavia Egnor-Smith - 1882 Marriage Record
    (Mrs. Octavy Smith is Octavia Egnor Smith, widow of Floyd Smith.)
    Family ID  F7530  Group Sheet

    Family  Lydia N. Woodrum,   b. Feb 1871, Boone Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1934, Boone Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Mar 1910  Lincoln Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Lydia Woodrum/Egnor/Smith was William Horton's aunt, who married Willy as her third husband. Archie Egnor, Willy's cousin and son of Willy's uncle, John Washington Egnor & Lydia, was witness when obtaining a marriage license.
    Documents
    1910 Marriage Certificate-WV - Willy Horton & Lydia Smith
    1910 Marriage Certificate-WV - Willy Horton & Lydia Smith
    1910 Marriage Register-WV - Willy Horton & Lydia Smith
    1910 Marriage Register-WV - Willy Horton & Lydia Smith
    Last Modified  5 Jan 2018 
    Family ID  F310  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1900-WV Census, Union District, Lincoln Co, WV
    1900-WV Census, Union District, Lincoln Co, WV
    William Horton with siblings, mother and stepfather
    1958-WV Death Certificate - William Horton
    1958-WV Death Certificate - William Horton
    1900-WV Census, Union District, Lincoln Co, WV
    1900-WV Census, Union District, Lincoln Co, WV
    William Horton with siblings, mother and stepfather

  • Notes 
    • Death record of Willie Horton gives his and his father's surname as Harten, with mother Octavia Egnor. Carol Setliff's records report Willey H. Plumley as born to Octavia and husband Plumley; however the H. indicates he was a Horton.

      If the death year for Octavia is correct at 1888, then Willie has a different mother, and is half-brother to Mary Frances. Similar may be true of Beulah ___?...unknown. Formerly listed brother Balam ___? is now believed to be Balin Adkins, brother of Andrew Jackson Adkins.


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