John William Clayton Wandless

John William Clayton Wandless

Male 1868 - 1949  (81 years)

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  • Name John William Clayton Wandless 
    Born 5 Jun 1868  Green Valley, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census From 1870 to 1920  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Williamsville district
      John W. Wandless, 61, first married at 27, father b. Indiana, everybody else b. VA, farmer, not a veteran
      Emma V., wife, 60, first married at 26
      Mildred, dau, 20
      --2 houses later is his son Donald
    Died Nov 1949 
    Notes 
    • Also had son Raymond who died as an infant.

      LAND: [entires from Bath Co Grantee/Grantor Index; haven't seen actual deeds to know grantors or other details]
      1891: John W. grantee (bk 16 p55]
      1894: John W. grantor [bk 17 p120]
      1897: Emma V. grantee (bk 17, p.569]
      1898: John W. grantor [bk 19 p.494]

      1902 31 Oct: Laura V. Armentrout, dau. of David N. Wandless, and Lavega P. Armentrout her husband sold land she had inherited, to John W. & Emma V. Wandless [Bath Deed Bk. 20, p. 308]

      1902 14 Nov: John W. Wandless, Laura V. (Wandless) Armentrout, and Ida J. (Wandless) Beatty inherited land from David N. Wandless on Stuarts Creek and sold it to D.M. Douglass (Bath Co Deed Bk 20, p308)


      CENSUS:
      1900 VA, Bath Co, Williamsville Dist. (ED 44, sh. 1A)
      John 31 b. Jun 1868, VA, parents b. VA, married 4 yrs, farmer, owns unmortgaged farm
      , Emma V. 30 b. Jun 1869, wife, 3 kids, 2 living, parents b. VA
      , Donald 2 b. Jul 1897, son, parents b. VA
      Revercomb, Lula 12 b. Aug 1887, StDaught, parents b. VA
      -- brother Angus is on the next page

      1910 VA, Bath Co (010 51 103)
      Wandless, John H. or W. 41
      Emma 31 wife
      Donald 12 son
      Mildred 1 dau.
      Brown, Henry 65 hired man, white, b. Vermont

      1920 VA, Bath Co (ED 53, sh.11) -- Soundex card
      John W. 51
      Emma V. 50 wife
      Donald E. 21 son
      Mildred V. 10 dau.
      Armentrout, Porter 68 brother-in-law
    Person ID I413  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2012 

    Father David Nelson Wandless,   b. 18 Nov 1831, Tippecanoe Co, Indiana or Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1894, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Frances Bethel,   b. 2 Oct 1834, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1899, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1854  Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F126  Group Sheet

    Family Emma Victoria Armentrout,   b. 19 Jun 1869, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1953, Bath Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1895 
    Children 
     1. Donald Earl Wandless,   b. 27 Jul 1897, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1973  (Age 75 years)
     2. Mildred Virginia Wandless,   b. 12 Apr 1909,   d. 3 Apr 1995  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F191  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S110] Lois Gaynor/Rose Hicklin notes.

    2. [S109] Birth records - Bath co, 1868, 5 JUNE - JOHN H. WANDLESS TO DAVID N. & ELIZABETH F., BORN AT GREEN VALLEY (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S18] Bath Co. Marriage Records 1853-1906, REGISTER OF MARRIAGES IN BATH CO 1853-1895, P.1, LINE 11: 1854 AUG 31 - DAVID N. WANDLESS & ELIZABETH F. BETHEL, MARRIED BY HENRY HOFFMAN. GROOM: 21, SINGLE, B. BATH, PARENTS STEPHEN WANDLESS, FARMER. BRIDE: 21, SINGLE, B. ALBEMARLE CO, PARENTS NOT SHOWN. (Reliability: 0).