William James Bradshaw

William James Bradshaw

Male Abt 1840 - 1874  (~ 34 years)

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  • Name William James Bradshaw 
    Born Abt 1840  Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • In 1850 census, age 9, in Lewis County. See stepmother Mary's entry.
    Gender Male 
    Census From 1860 to 1870  Lewis Co, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Mar 1874  Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1860: Enumerated in census with sister Mathilda, at age 20.

      1870 WV, Lewis co, Battelle Township, #88-88
      William J. Bradshaw 30 Va Farmer
      Mary E. 26 Va
      Matilda M. 1 WV
      Brown W. 7/12 WV

      The only other Bradshaw in the 1870 Lewis co census is Barbary Bradshaw, 42, b. Va, who is a patient in the Insane Hospital. [email 5/25/99 from Janet Waite]

      1880: no Bradshaws in Lewis co, per email from Larry Metz 4/9/99
    Person ID I1337  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 16 May 2011 

    Father William Bradshaw,   b. Abt 1787,   d. 1852, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Jane Elliot Hickman,   b. Bef 1802, Back Creek, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Sep 1842  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1818  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F395  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ellen Watson,   b. Abt 1843, Lewis Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1879, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1866  Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F397  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S132] County Clerk letter 4/24/96, Mary Lou Myers.

    2. [S5] Bath County Marriages, P.53 BOND FOR WILLIAM BRADSHAW & JANE HICKMAN. SURETY, WILLIAM HICKMAN. RETURNED JUL 2 BY OTHO WADE. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S10] Historical Sketches of Pocahontas C, Price, Wm. T., (Price Brothers, Publishers 1901), P. 508 MARRIED & SETTLED IN LEWIS CO. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S32] Lewis Co WV Marriages 1817-1880, WILLIAM J. BRADSHAW & MARY E. WATSON  [PER EMAIL FROM NANCY GATES, 4/22/99] (Reliability: 3).