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BOOTH Samuel William, Sr.

BOOTH Samuel William, Sr.[1, 2]

Male 1844 - 1925

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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  1844  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Birth  Dec 1844  [2, 4, 5
    • said he was 18 at matriculation from VMI
    Alt. Birth  1849  Petersburg, VA (Catholic Cemetery) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Alt. Birth  1851  [2
    Education  1863-1864  Lexington, Lexington (city), Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Virginia Military Institute (VMI) 
    • He was in the battle of New Market as a private in Co. C
      He finished the 4th year at VMI in 1863-64
    Military Service  1863-1864  New Market, Va Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cadet Private Co.C 
    Occupation  1880  Petersburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Clerk in Store 
    Occupation  1900  Petersburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Wholesale Grocer 
    Died  26 Jul 1925  Petersburg, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 9
    Buried  Petersburg, VA (Blandford Cemetary) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Plot K, right side of Virginia Av, large 4 sided pyramid: -NG 10; 3,4,7,8 1849 1925

      Deceased: SAMUEL BOOTH
      Deceased InformationLast Name:
      BOOTH First Name: SAMUEL Middle Name: WILLIAM
      Birthdate: Date of Death: 7/26/1925 Interment Date: 7/28/1925 Race: WHITE Sex: MALE Age: 80 Other InformationParentage: P. H. & ANN M. BOOTH Birthplace: PETERSBURG VIRGINIA Place of Death: Residence At Time of Grave PurchaseAddress: Apartment: City: State: Zip: AttendingDoctor: J. B. JONES Funeral Home/Crematory J. T. MORRIS GraveId: 6457 Ward: K Section #: 10 Square: 8 Location: W 1/2 2ND FROM N.W. CORNER Location
    Person ID  I2615  Booth Family
    Last Modified  6 Jun 2017 

    Father  BOOTH Patrick Henry, Sr.,   b. 8 Aug 1820, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1896 
    Mother  MAYNARD Anna Marie H.,   b. 2 Nov 1815, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1911 
    Married  27 Dec 1841 
    Family ID  F130  Group Sheet

    Family  SUMMERS Ella Kate,   b. 1854,   d. 25 Feb 1920 
    Married  28 Jan 1876 
    • Full View of Record: LVA Catalogs
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      Record 81 out of 132
      Title Sommers, Ella K.; Booth, Samuel W., married.
      Note Petersburg Index and Appeal (Petersburg, Va. : Daily) (Film 106).
      Note January 28, 1876, page 3, column 3.
      Other Format Available on microfilm from the Library of Virginia.
      Biog./Hist. Note A proper name and subject index covering more than 40 newspaper titles primarily published in Petersburg, Va., 1797-1877. Originally a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project, the card index, from which this database was created, is comprised of 43,810 typed 3 x 5 cards with detailed entries for proper names and subjects including births, marriages, deaths, property sales, and chancery suits. Local events are covered in great detail, including the period of reconstruction following the Civil War.
      Subject - Personal Sommers, Ella K.
      Booth, Samuel W.
      Genre/Form Marriages.
      Subject Petersburg (Va.) -- Indexes.
      Petersburg (Va.) -- Newspapers -- Indexes.
      Added Entry Library of Virginia.
      Petersburg Public Library (Petersburg, Va.)
      Added Title Petersburg Public Library newspaper index, 1797-1877.
    Children 
     1. BOOTH Harriett,   b. Apr 1880,   d. 1967
     2. BOOTH Lelia,   b. Jul 1883,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. BOOTH Mary,   b. Aug 1884,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. BOOTH William,   b. Jul 1886,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. BOOTH Alma,   b. Oct 1888,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. BOOTH Harvie,   b. May 1896,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. BOOTH Samuel W., Jr.,   b. 1886,   d. 1950
    Last Modified  4 Jan 2011 
    Family ID  F924  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Virginia Military Institute (VMI) - 1863-1864 - Lexington, Lexington (city), Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Cadet Private Co.C - 1863-1864 - New Market, Va Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Clerk in Store - 1880 - Petersburg, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Wholesale Grocer - 1900 - Petersburg, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jul 1925 - Petersburg, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Petersburg, VA (Blandford Cemetary) Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Booth: Samuel William Booth
    Booth: Samuel William Booth
    from "The Corps Forward"
    Booth: Samuel W. Booth
    Booth: Samuel W. Booth
    1900 Census

  • Sources 
    1. [S236] 1900 Census, US Gov't.

    2. [S343] Tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S193] Tombstone (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S393] The Corps Forward By William Couper, William Couper, Pg 26-27 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S258] 1880 Census, 1880 Census, Petersburg City, Enumeration District 97, Sheet B, 1 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S393] The Corps Forward By William Couper, William Couper (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1110] Cadets at New Market, (Pg.27), pg. 27 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S258] 1880 Census, 1880 Census (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1110] Cadets at New Market, (Pg.27), Pg.27 (Reliability: 3).


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