Cornelia "Nelia" Ann Johnson1

F, b. 11 June 1886, d. 19 October 1971
FatherLewis Ballard Johnson b. 27 Jun 1857, d. 29 Apr 1912
MotherSarah "Sally" Ann Gill b. 10 Sep 1861, d. 22 Jun 1944
Birth*11 Jun 1886 Cornelia was born at Summers Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1886.2 
 She was the daughter of Lewis Ballard Johnson and Sarah "Sally" Ann Gill
(Witness) Census9 Jun 1900 Cornelia "Nelia" Ann Johnson appeared on the census of 9 Jun 1900 in the household of Lewis Ballard Johnson and Sarah "Sally" Ann Gill at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*19 Sep 1905 She married William Edward Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Sep 1905. W.E. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. L.G. & M.E. Richmond, railroading; Nelia Johnson, age 19, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. Lewis & Sallie Johnson; md by Enos Gill.4,3 
Census*5 May 1910 Cornelia "Nelia" Ann Johnson and William Edward Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 5 May 1910.3 
Census19 Jan 1920 Cornelia "Nelia" Ann Johnson and William Edward Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1920.3 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Cornelia "Nelia" Ann Johnson appeared on the census as head of household at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930.3 
Residence14 May 1948 She resided at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 May 1948.5 
Residence*3 Jan 1950 She resided at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1950.6 
Residence21 Dec 1966 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 21 Dec 1966.7 
Residence26 Sep 1968 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 26 Sep 1968.8 
Residence30 Oct 1969 She resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Oct 1969.9 
Death*19 Oct 1971 Cornelia died on 19 Oct 1971 at St Albans nursing home, St Albans, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 85.2 
Burial*22 Oct 1971 Her body was interred on 22 Oct 1971 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.10 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateRoleLocation
9 Jun 1900WitnessGreen Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV3
5 May 1910Head of HouseholdGreen Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV3
19 Jan 1920Head of HouseholdGreen Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV3
21 Apr 1930Head of HouseholdShady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV3

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 Sep 1905 She married William Edward Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Sep 1905. W.E. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. L.G. & M.E. Richmond, railroading; Nelia Johnson, age 19, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. Lewis & Sallie Johnson; md by Enos Gill.4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, William Edward Johnson, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 16 May 1948.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Emma Cales, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 5 Jan 1950.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Hattie Bennett, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Thursday, 22 Dec 1966.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Delphia Fountain Cales, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Sept 1968.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Rosa Cooper, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Fri, 31 Oct 1969.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 21 Oct 1971.