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Abijah Turner Herdman

Abijah Turner Herdman

Male 1861 - 1948  (87 years)

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  • Name Abijah Turner Herdman 
    Nickname Bige 
    Born 11 May 1861  Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Aug 1948  Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Funeral services for Abijah Turner Herdman, 87 years, 3 months and 17 days of age, Cottageville man who died at his home there Saturday afternoon following an illness of several years, were held from the Creston EUB Church Monday with the Rev. I. J. McCollum in charge and burial was in the church cemetery. Mr. Herdman was a native of Jackson County and was born two years before West Virginia became a state. He was the son of Peter and Nancy Flowers Herdman. In 1883 he married Louise M. Roseberry. Surviving include four sons, Early H. Herdman of Cottageville [1889 - 5 March 1958], Wallie W. Herdman of Evans [19 May 1897 - 2 Aug 1970 and buried in Longview Cemetery], Clint Herdman of Fairmont and Hubert of Cottageville [10 April 1904 - 8 Feb 1946]; and three daughters, Mrs. Murvin (Clara) Norris of Parkersburg, Alta Belle Herdman of Cottageville [1887 - 1969] and Mrs. Early (Maude) Noble of Fairmont. His wife, Louise M. Roseberry Herdman preceded him in death [1864 - 1944] and three children preceded him in death, two children while in infancy and Bill, three years later. (Friday, 3 Sept 1948)
    Buried 30 Aug 1948  Creston Cemetery, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Note spelling of given name is not correct.

      Name: Arbiph T Herdman
      Home in 1900: Union, Jackson, West Virginia
      Age: 32
      Estimated birth year: abt 1868
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Relationship to head-of-house: Head
      Spouse's name: Maria L
      Race: White
      Occupation: View image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members: Name Age
      Arbiph T Herdman 32
      Maria L Herdman 36
      Clara E Herdman 14
      Alta B Herdman 12
      Early Herdman 10
      Maud Herdman 7
      William C Herdman 5
      Wallace Herdman 3








      Got birth from the 1900 census. His age 39 her 36 married 15 years.


      Name: Alijah T Herdman
      Home in 1930: Union, Jackson, West Virginia
      Age: 68
      Estimated birth year: abt 1862
      Birthplace: West Virginia
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's name: Louise
      Race: White
      Occupation:

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      Parents' birthplace: View image
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      Household Members: Name Age
      Alijah T Herdman 68
      Louise Herdman 65
      Alta Herdman 39
    Person ID I3617  WV Route 87 Family Tree
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 

    Father Peter T Herdman, 1822,   b. 17 Oct 1822, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1907, Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Nancy Flowers,   b. 1824, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 14 May 1844  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850 United States Federal Census
      about Peter Handman
      Name: Peter Handman
      [Peter Herdman]
      Age: 26
      Birth Year: abt 1824
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Home in 1850: District 27, Jackson, Virginia
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 576
      Household Members: Name Age
      Peter Handman 26
      Nancy Handman 26
      James M Hardman 5
      Mary M Hardman 4
      Thos Hardman 2
      Hester Hardman 0
      Mary Honas 69

      Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: District 27, Jackson, Virginia; Roll: M432_953; Page: 229B; Image: 92.

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    • 1860 United States Federal Census
      about Peter Herdman
      Name: Peter Herdman
      Age in 1860: 38
      Birth Year: abt 1822
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Home in 1860: Jackson, Virginia
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Angerona
      Value of real estate: View image
      Household Members: Name Age
      Peter Herdman 38
      Nancy Herdman 34
      Jas M Herdman 15
      Mary M Herdman 13
      Diana Flowers 18
      Tho W Herdman 12
      H E Herdman 10
      H H Herdman 8
      Eph W Herdman 4
      M P Herdman 4
      L J Herdman 2




      Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Jackson, Virginia; Roll: M653_1354; Page: 478; Image: 482; Family History Library Film: 805354.

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    Documents
    Marriage Certificate of Peter T. Herdman and Nancy Flowers
    Marriage Certificate of Peter T. Herdman and Nancy Flowers
    Peter T. Herdman and Nancy Flowers 14 May 1844
    Family ID F205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Louise Roseberry,   b. Nov 1864, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1944, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1884  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Clara Ellen Herdman,   b. 23 Aug 1885, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1974, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Alta Belle Herdman,   b. 20 Jun 1887, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1969, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Early Homer Herdman,   b. 25 Nov 1889, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1968, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Maude M. Herdman,   b. 29 Jul 1892, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1966, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +5. William Hubert Herdman,   b. 17 Jan 1895, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1946, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +6. Wallie Wyval Herdman,   b. 19 May 1897, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1970, Veteran's Memoral Hospital, Pomeroy, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +7. Clinton Herdman,   b. 4 Jan 1901, Cottageville, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1981, Fairmont, Marion, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. Stillborn Herdman,   b. 1906, Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 May 1861 - Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Aug 1884 - Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Aug 1948 - Cow Run, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Aug 1948 - Creston Cemetery, Mason County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Herdman - Roseberry
    Herdman - Roseberry
    Abijah and Lou Roseberry Herdman
    Abiajah Herdman Home Place
    Abiajah Herdman Home Place
    Abiajah Turner and Lou Roseberry Herdman lived here all of their married lives according to family sources. This old homestead has been gone for many years but not forgotten.