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Seventh Generation

2047. Wirt D. HADEN was born in March 1872 in Virginia.

1910 Census. Palmyra, Fluvanna Co, VA, Hh 27
Wirt D. Haden, age 38, married 5 years, sawyer, saw mill
Ethel, wife, 28, 2 children
Lesley, 4. Ewin P. 2.
James Clark, servant, Black, age 14

1920 Census. Palymra, Fluvanna Co, VA, Hh 81
Wirt D. Haden, age 48, farmer
Ethel B., wife, 38.
Leslie D. 12. Edward, 11.

1930 Census. Palmyra, Fluvanna co, VA, HH 47
Wirt D. Haden, age 58, married at age 33, farmer
Ethel B., wife, 48, married at age 23
Lislie D., son, 24. Edward P. son, 21 [sons are shown as born SC - I don't think so!]
Several boarders are listed living the family - three of them in their 80's

Four Haden children are in the Bible - born between 1936 and 1939. They would appear to be children of Leslie and Edward.

Wirt D. HADEN and Ethel Bernard GOOCH were married on 22 December 1904. Ethel Bernard GOOCH1162, daughter of Edwin Price GOOCH and Louisa Margaret WHEELER, was born on 19 September 1881 in Louisa County, Virginia.1162 She died on 13 December 1948 at the age of 67.1162

Ethel and her family were found:
Printed in The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 19, p.114; 1975
"Wheeler Family Bible: Louisa County, Virginia" Contributed by Martha Eheart King of Manassas, Virginia
The Bible, published in 1847, belonged to James D. Wheeler, son of John H. and Mary Allegre Wheeler of "Green Fields", Louisa Co. His wife was Ann Eliza Thurman, daughter of Elisha and Mary Dickerson Thurman of Albemarle County. It was in the possession of Mrs. Edward Haden of Charlottesville, VA in 1968.

Wirt D. HADEN and Ethel Bernard GOOCH had the following children:



Leslie Douglas HADEN was born on 18 January 1906. He died in October 1982 at the age of 76 in Troy, Fluvanna County, Virginia.855



Edward Price HADEN was born on 6 October 1908. He died in December 1966 at the age of 58 in Virginia.855



Margaret Louise HADEN was born on 16 May 1911. She died before 1920 at the age of 9.

This child was not with the family in 1920, she must have died young.