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West Virginia became the 35th state of the union June 20, 1863 in midst of Civil War
thus some of the early Census returns are for Virginia that latter became West Virginia

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BRAXTON COUNTY, WV - 1840 (VA) U.S. CENSUS Part One
http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ifetch2?/u1/data/wv+index+111015044394+F250
WINGROVE, HIRAM
males 5-10=1; males 15-20=1
http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ifetch2?/u1/data/wv+index+111115066636+F
WINGROVE, HIRAM
Head of Household
1= Total persons in the household who CANNOT read or write
1 =
Total number of persons in household who are employed in Commerce
2 ?
Key not given for column 14


1850 Census of Fayette County Va [ now WV]
by Incz Aicher & Geraldine Workman

John Windgrove born 1805 Ireland Age 45 Farmer
..........Sarah age 45 born [ ~1805 ] Va
..........William Windgrove age 22 born [ ~1828 ] Va
..........Samuel Windgrove age 21 born [ ~1829* ] Va
..........James Windgrove age 18 born [ ~1832* ] Va
..........Thomas Windgrove age 15 born [ ~1835* ] Va
..........Benji Windgrove ages 13 born [ ~1837* ] Va
..........Daniel Windgrove age 12 born [ ~1838* ] Va
..........Edward Windgrove age 11 born [~ 1839 ] Va
..........Joseph Huddleston age 12 b 1838 Va
..........Calvin Huddleston age 10 born 1840 Va
..........Richard Huddleston age 9 born 1841 Va
..........Amanda Huddleston age 13 born 1837 Va
..........Ellen Windgrove age 18 [ born ~ 1832 ]
..........Jane Huddleston age 10 b 1840
..........Miriam Huddleston age 6 born 1844
* Inconsistency with 1860 Census returns if same family

John Windgrove born 1824 age 26 Laborer
M Montgomery age 36 Farmer Va
..........E age 32 born [ ~1818 ]Va
..........John age 10 [ born ~1840 ]
..........E. age 8 [ born ~1842 ]
..........Nancy age 4 [ born ~1846 ]
..........Ann M age 1 [ born ~1849 ]
William Brewer age 28 labourer


1850 Marshall County Census
http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvmarsha/50cenv-z.htm
WINGROVE (1251)
James Wingrove...Farmer...30-[b~ 1820]M...VA
Jane...                               28-[b~1822]F...VA
James [Wingrove]               5-[b~1845]M...VA
John [Wingrove]                     3-[b~1847]M...VA


1850 Federal Census for Tyler County VA

Ann Wingrove age 11 b Virginia [~1839]
John Wingrove age 13 b Virginia [~1837]
Matilda Wingrove 4 Virginia [~1846]
Samantha Wingrove 15 Virginia [~1835]
Samuel Wingrove 10 Virginia [~1840]
William Wingrove 18 Virginia [~ 1832]


From 1st families in Upshur County [WV] by 1854.
Some of this information was gleaned from families named by
Cutright, some from the Agnes Gould papers.
Families at French Creek lists : Marshall [?P?] Wingrove


1860 Census of Fayette County Va [ Now WV]
by Incz Aicher & Geraldine Workman

John Wingrove born 1795 age 65 farmer ;
family # 262
..........Sarah age 55 [ born ~1805]
..........John Jr Wingrove age 35 farm laborer [ born ~1825 ]
..........Samuel Wingrove age 33 farm laborer [ born ~ 1827 ]
..........James Wingrove age 25 farm laborer [ born ~ 1835 ]
..........Thomas Wingrove age 23 farm laborer [ born ~1837 ]
..........Daniel Wingrove age 22 farm laborer [ born ~ 1838 ]
..........Calvin Huddleston age 20 farm laborer b 1840
..........Miram Huddleston age 16 farm laborer b 1844
..........Amanda Huddleston age 23 farm laborer b 1837
http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ifetch2?/u1/data/wv+index+2062930441+F

Fayette County, West Virginia - 1860 WV Census Index Fayette County
John Wingrove,  OAK HILL P.O. 350
John, Jr. Wingrove,  OAK HILL P.O. 350


http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvmarsha/60ceni-l.htm
1860 Marshall County Census
LONG (154)
Charles M...29-m...cooper...VA
Sarah J...29-f...VA
Margaret...4-f...VA
Amanda...1-f...VA
David Wingrove...9-m...VA
Corarenia Wingrove...7-f...VA

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McHENRY (168) http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvmarsha/60cenm-p.htm
James McHenry...42-male...farmer...VA
Mary J.M...26-f...VA
Andrew J...9-m...VA
Benjamin...7-m...VA
Francis M...6-m...VA
James M...4-m...VA
Albert R...1-m...VA
Mary J. Wingrove...16[~1844]-female...VA


http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvmarsha/frankd.htm
The 1870 Franklin District Census
[Marshall Co WV] Enumerated 4 October 1870, by J. Lorain.
Wingrove (149)
John Wingrove...25[~1845]-male...farmer...WV
Elmira[Almyra Rine] ...25-[~1845]female...WV
Sarah J [Wingrove]...4[~1866]-female...WV
John M [Wingrove]...born in November 1869...WV


http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvmarsha/80frankd.htm
The 1880 Franklin District Census
[Marshall Co WV]
WINGROVE (146)
John Wingrove...35-[~1845]m...single...farmer...VA
Sarah...13-f[~1866]...dau...OH
Rebecca [Wingrove]...5-[~1875]f...WV
Charles [Wingrove]...3-[~1877]m...WV



1880 Census of Fayette County WV
.........Volume 1 by William A Marsh
dates underlined do not coincide with Census date or other information

Harrison Wingrove born 1834 Missouri age 66 farmer Va
..........Francis [Wees] age 70 wife keeping house [born ~1810]

Marshall P[eebles] Wingrove born Missouri 1826 age 45; Wv, Va, Ma
Roxanna [Anderson] age 46 keeping house in WV, Va, Va
Warren [L] Wingrove age 19 farm laborer [b ~ 1861]WV
Oscar [S] Wingrove age 16 farm laborer [ b ~ 1865]WV
Maude M[aria] Wingrove age 14 [b ~1866] WV
Marium Wingrove age 12 [ b ~ 1868] WV
Thadeus [K] age 9 [b ~1871] WV
Clarence age 7 [ b ~ 1873] WV


1890 Special Census, Pleasants County,WV
http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvpleasa/90cen.htm
Persons who served in the Army, Navy and Marine Corps of the United States during the War of the Rebellion (who are survivors), and widows of such persons.
WINGROVE, John,
Corporal, Company "E", 77th Ohio Infantry. Enlisted 11/15/1861; discharged 3/8/1866.
Address: St. Mary's, WV. Disability Incurred: Bronchitis Lungs and Back. 
Remarks: Re-enlisted.


from Fayette County History
.
pg 537 some of the teachers : John Wingrove
. . . a missionary Baptist teacher by the name of Wingrove occasionally came from Lewisburg to Fayette County
. Lively School - 30 children were of Lively surname.
Other two were a son and daughter of James Wingrove who had married a daughter of Rufus Lively.

. 36th Legislature - among delegates from Fayette Co
E. T. Wingrove of Long Branch

. Fayette November 1840 - John Wingrove, a farmer by occupation and a native of Ireland came into Court and took an oath of allegiance


Some of the above information was placed in 'tree' format
in Wingroves of the Wide World database Indexes where family connections could be made (Part of Update: February 1999)
ANY ADDITIONAL CONNECTIONS TO THESE FAMILIES WOULD BE APPRECIATED



See also LINK to:Notes February 1999 for additional information from WV
OTHER LINKS: West Virginia Civil War


The First West Virginia Infantry

News about West Virginia History

Thanks 'Sue', for Additional Links


LINK to:  See Also  WINGROVES in USA CENSUS Returns

Extracted from COUNTIES of WV

COUNTY ~ DATE FORMED ~ COUNTY SEAT

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Barbour ~ 1843 ~ Philippi
Berkeley ~ 1772 ~ Martinsburg
Boone ~ 1847 ~ Madison
Braxton ~ 1836 ~ Sutton
Brooke ~ 1797 ~ Wellsburg

Cabell ~ 1809 ~ Huntington
Calhoun ~ 1856 ~ Grantsville
Clay ~ 1858 ~ Clay
Doddridge ~ 1845 ~ West Union
Fayette ~ 1831 ~ Fayetteville

Gilmer ~ 1845 ~ Glenville
Grant ~ 1866 ~ Petersburg
Greenbrier ~ 1778 ~ Lewisburg
Hampshire ~ 1754 ~ Romney
Hancock ~ 1848 ~ New Cumberland

Hardy ~ 1786 ~ Moorefield
Harrison ~ 1784 ~ Clarksburg
Jackson ~ 1831~ Ripley
Jefferson ~1801 ~ Charles Town
Kanawha ~ 1788 ~Charleston

Lewis ~ 1816 ~ Weston
Lincoln ~ 1867 ~ Hamlin
Logan ~ 1824 ~Logan
Marion~ 1842 ~ Fairmont
Marshall ~ 1835 ~ Moundsville

Mason ~ 1804 ~ Point Pleasant
McDowell ~ 1858 ~ Welch
Mercer ~ 1837 ~ Princeton
Mineral ~ 1866 ~ Keyser
Mingo ~ 1895 ~ Williamson

Monongalia ~ 1776 ~ Morgantown
Monroe ~ 1799 ~ Union
Morgan ~ 1820 ~ Berkeley Springs
Nicholas ~ 1818 ~ Summersville
Ohio ~ 1776 ~ Wheeling

Pendleton ~ 1788 ~ Franklin
Pleasants ~ 1851 ~ St. Marys
Pocahontas ~ 1821 ~ Marlinton
Preston ~ 1818 ~ Kingwood
Putnam ~ 1848 ~ Winfield

Raleigh ~ 1850 ~ Beckley
Randolph ~ 1787 ~ Elkins
Ritchie ~ 1843 ~ Harrisville
Roane ~ 1856 ~ Spencer
Summers ~ 1871~ Hinton

Taylor ~ 1844 ~ Grafton
Tucker ~ 1856 ~ Parsons
Tyler ~ 1814 ~ Middlebourne
Upshur ~1851 ~ Buckhannon
Wayne ~ 1842 ~ Wayne

Webster ~1860 ~ Webster Springs
Wetzel ~ 1846 ~ New Martinsville
Wirt ~ 1848 ~ Elizabeth
Wood ~ 1798 ~ Parkersburg
Wyoming ~ 1850 ~ Pineville
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