Mary Blanche Wanless

Mary Blanche Wanless

Female Abt 1874 - 1897  (~ 23 years)

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  • Name Mary Blanche Wanless 
    Born Abt 17 Jul 1874  Skin Creek, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1880  Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Dec 1897  Skin Creek, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1928  Newton Falls, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Per obit of brother James. But sister Minnie's obit in the same month said Mrs. G.W. Steerman of Weston (WV).
    Buried Vandalia Cem, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Birthdate based on age in 1880 census, age 5, Mary. B., with parents in Lewis Co. Corroborated by 1897death record.

      She appears to have died in 1897, but the obit of brother James Floyd Wanless lists surviving sister Mrs. Mary Steerman of Newton Falls, Ohio. Is this another sister whose first name the obit got wrong?
    Person ID I1293  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2010 

    Father Davis Wanless,   b. 1832-1836, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1885 and 1900, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Rosanna Cutright,   b. Feb 1846,   d. Aft Jul 1920  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1861  Upshur Co, Virginia (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S75] Death Record.
      reported 30 Jan 1898 Mary Blanch Wanless, 23 yrs 5 mos 9 days, died Dec 26, 1897 white, female, single, b. Skin Creek, WV, lived in this county her whole life, died of Typhoid Fever (which she had for 26 days) at Skin Creek, WV, complicated by peritonitis for 1 week, buried at Vandalia, WV on 27 Dec 1897, certified by Dr. C.E. White, Vandalia

    2. [S21] Obituary, OBIT OF BROTHER JAMES FLOYD WANLESS LISTS SURVIVING SISTER MRS. MARY STEERMAN OF NEWTON FALLS, OHIO (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S156] Upshur County Marriages, Wes Cochran, 1851-1896 BOOK (Reliability: 3).
      David, pg. 22,  25, b. Pochahontas; lives Upshur, s/o John & M.E. to Rosanna
      Cutright 15 b. Lewis;lives Upshur, d/o Asahel & Mahaly on 8/1/1861