Laura Eleta Miller

Laura Eleta Miller[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Female 1867 - 1923  (55 years)

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  • Name Laura Eleta Miller 
    Born 16 Nov 1867  Grafton, Taylor Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Oct 1923  Taylor Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I3687  Robert Jackson
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2017 

    Family Winfield Scott Jackson,   b. 13 Jan 1862, Jane Lew, Lewis Co., VA (now West Virginia) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1935, Clarksburg, Harrison Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1889  Taylor Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 10
    Children 
     1. Ella Roberta 'Bertie' Jackson,   b. 27 Jan 1890, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1990  (Age 99 years)
     2. Laura 'Ruth' Jackson,   b. Sep 1891, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
     3. Helen Miller Jackson,   b. Mar 1897, Grafton, Taylor Co., West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary provided by Jack Tetrick; published in the Sentinel, Grafton, WV, Wednesday, 17 Oct 1923:
      MRS. JACKSON DIES AFTER LONG ILLNESS
      Well Known Grafton Lady Passed Away Wednesday Morning - Funeral Services on Friday
      Following a lingering illness, Mrs. W. S. Jackson died at her home at 359 West Main Street, Wednesday morning about 8:45. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon, conducted by the Rev. Fred S. Bishop and the interment will follow in Bluemont cemetery.
      Native of Grafton
      Mrs. Jackson was in the 56th year of her age, having been born in Grafton November 16, 1867, the daughter of the late Joseph J. and Nancy M. Miller. On January 24, 1889, she was married to W. Scott Jackson who survives her together with three daughters; Mrs. Claude S. Tetrick of Meadsville, Pa, and Misses Ruth and Helen Jackson of Grafton. One sister, Miss Mattie E. Miller, and one brother, Clay V. Miller of Grafton also survive.
      Many Years Organist
      Mrs. Jackson was a life long member of Andrew's Methodist Episcopal church, and for many years the organist. She was noted for her kind, Christian character. Her friends and acquaintances in the city of her nativity were many and numerous and they will be truly grieved to learn of the passing of a genuine Christian soul.

  • Sources 
    1. [S62] Email from William Carson "Bill" White of Jane Lew, WV., ().

    2. [S104] 1910 U.S. Census, (http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7884), Taylor Co, WV.

    3. [S164] Death Record Detail.
      Provided by Paula Mellor.

    4. [S96] Obituary or Funeral keepsake.
      See obituary in her Notes.

    5. [S1672] DAR Member Application of Helen Miller Jackson Ferguson, Nat'l #16524, (http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search_descendants/?action=list&MyPrimary_Seqn=918804&MyLineageCount=1).

    6. [S1795] DAR Member Application of Ruth Jackson Boston, Nat'l #165255, (http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search_descendants/?action=list&MyPrimary_Seqn=918803&MyLineageCount=1).

    7. [S1013] 1900 U.S. Census, (http://search.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7602), Taylor Co, WV.

    8. [S96] Obituary or Funeral keepsake.

    9. [S60] Tetrick Family Research, Jack Tetrick, (1997).

    10. [S42] email from Paula Mellor, (researcher4907-tree add the at, yahoo add the dot com).
      From Taylor County Marriages 1853-1905, Wes Cochran, pg 101.