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125. Joshua Patrick C. MAYBERRY118,130,132 was born on 13 November 1839 in Grayson County, Virginia.118 He died on 12 December 1915 at the age of 76 in Hancock County, Illinois.118

Joshua served in the Civil War. Capt, Co F, 5th VA Reserves. Joshua sold the land inherited by himself and his brother Jesse Lee to their brother-in-law, Christopher Turman in 1867 and probably took his family to Illinois to join his sister Amelia Thompson, brother Jesse, and Susan's brothers Madison, Addison, and Solomon, as well as some of sister Irenia Mabry Cox's children. Joshua and Susan are buried in Holland Cemetery in Hancock Co. His obituary stated he was the father of five, two of them having died before he did.

1870 Census. Indian Valley & Burks Fork, Floyd Co, VA, Hh 271, next door to his father-in-law; all born Virginia
Joshua P. Mabry, age 30, farmer
Susan E. 28
Rolandus C., age 1. Arthur Lee, age one month.

1880 Census. Bear Creek Twp, Hancock Co, IL, Hh 88
Joshua P. Mayberry, age 40, farmer, b. VA, father b. VA, mother b. NC
Susan E., 37, wife, b. VA, parents b. VA
Clinton R. 10, son, VA
Arthur L., 9, son, VA
Walter H, 7, son, Illinois

1900 Census. Harmony Twp, Hancock, IL Hh 200
Joshua P. Mabury, b. Dec 1840, age 59, married 35 yrs
Susan E., wife, b. Jun 1843, 56, 5 children - 3 are living
Rolandus C., son, b. Dec 1867, age 32


Joshua Patrick C. MAYBERRY and Susan Ellen HELMS were married on 27 November 1867 in Carroll County, Virginia.118 Susan Ellen HELMS, daughter of Hamilton HELMS and Arena SLUSHER, was born on 23 October 1842 in Carroll County, Virginia.117,132 She died on 25 January 1907 at the age of 64 in Hancock County, Illinois.117

Susan was the daughter of Hamilton J. Helms.

Joshua Patrick C. MAYBERRY and Susan Ellen HELMS had the following children:

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i.

Rolandus Clinton MAYBERRY was born in December 1867.130

Rolandus, age 29, married Delia Gertrude Flynn, age 32, Hancock Co, IL, on 27 Oct 1908. He listed his parents as Joshua P. Maberry and Susan Helms. The bride's mother was Delia Donohoe.

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ii.

Arthur Lee MAYBERRY was born in 1870 in Floyd County, Virginia.132

Married Amelia E. Ward, Hancock Co, IL, 23 Feb 1892. Arthur was 22 - parents stated as Joshua P. Maberry and Susan Helms. Amelia was 21, born West Point, IL; her parents were Robert Ward and Catherine A. Hink.

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iii.

Walter H. MAYBERRY130 was born in 1873 in Illinois.130 Walter lived in Arkansas by 1900.