Granville Wanless

Granville Wanless

Male 1892 - 1962  (70 years)

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  • Name Granville Wanless 
    Born 22 Feb 1892  Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Hackers Creek District, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Wanless, Granville W., hd, md, 39, self & parents b. WV, first md at 28, laborer in planing mill, rents house for $9/mo, veteran of WWI
      Mary J., wife, 39, first md at 28, self & parents b. WV
      Elic S.C., son, 13, WV
      Aubrey L., son, 8, WV
      Clayton L., son, 0., WV
      Bessie M. Riffle, niece, 13, self & parents b. WV
    Died 16 Mar 1962  [1, 2
    Buried Vandalia Cem, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Died in some sort of asylum or sanitarium, probably the State Hospital at Weston. [Melinda Kay Wanless]
      Which is interesting because his mother was in an asylum in the 1930 census.
    Person ID I1310  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 1 May 2011 

    Father William Mason Brison Wanless,   b. Oct 1863, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920-1930  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Minerva J. West,   b. Jan 1871, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1949, Sweet Springs, Monroe Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1890  Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F295  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Jane Brady or Burkhammer,   b. 1888,   d. 1978  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1920  Weston, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Ellox Wanless,   b. Abt 1917, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Aubrey Lawson Wanless
     3. Clayton Lee Wanless,   b. 5 Mar 1930, Weston, Lewis Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1980, Glenville, Gilmer Co, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 1 May 2011 
    Family ID F394  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S83] Tombstone.
      Granville Wanless b. 2-22-1892 died 3-16-1962
      (s/o M.W. and Minerva Jane (West) Wanless)

    2. [S75] Death Record.
      Granvil Wanless, died March 16, 1962 in Weston, WV, male, white, married, laborer, born 2-22-1892, age 71, served in WWI, resided at 315 State St, Weston, born in WV, SSN 232-28-7919, father Mason Wanless, mother Minerva Jane West, died of coronary occlusion, informant Mrs. Wanless, certified by D.D. Chapman, M.D., Coroner, Weston, WV, buried in Vandalia

    3. [S198] Marriage license.
      married 31 Dec 1890 in Lewis co WV: Mason William Brison Wanless age 26, carpenter, born Upshur co, lives Lewis co, parents Davis & Rosanna Wanless
      &
      Minerva Jane West, age 20, born Lewis co, lives Lewis co, parents W.G. and Melvina Harris
      married by Rev'd E.R. Powers

    4. [S198] Marriage license.
      Granville Wanless & Mary Jane Brady
      groom: single, farmer, 28, born Lewis co, lives Lewis co, parents M.W.B. Wanless & Minerva J. Wanless
      bride: single, age 28, b. Lewis co, lives Lewis co, father blank, mother Hettie Marcella Burke
      information given by Granville Wanless & J.E. Brady at Lewis co on 21 Jun 1920
      married 21 June at Weston in Lewis co by B.M. Mitchell, minister in the M.P. Church