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From: Rod Bias <>
Subject: [COCHRAN] COCHRAN in Webster Co., WV (1860-2001)
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2001 03:19:11 -0700


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Modified Register for Lee Cochran


First Generation

1.Lee Cochran was born before 1860.


LEE COCHRAN (~1860-19??) AFN: 4CN8-F9

Lee married Rachel Cool daughter of Cornelius Grier Cool and Elizabeth Cutlip Abt 1886. Rachel was born Abt 1860.

RACHEL COOL (~1860-19??) AFN: CMWH-MS

Lee and Rachel had the following children:

2Mi.Lawrence Cochran was born 17 Mar 1887 in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died Jan 1969 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.


+3Mii.Porter M. Cochran was born 06 Sep 1889. He died Nov 1960.

4Fiii.Cora Cochran was born 30 Mar 1893 in Diana, Webster Co., WV. She died Dec 1975 in Nicholas Co., WV.

Cora married Holcomb.


+5Miv.Robert Russell Cochran was born 26 Aug 1895. He died 05 Jun 1971.

6Fv.Georgia Cochran was born in Diana, Webster Co., WV. She died Aft 05 Jun 1971 in Clarksburg, Wood Co., WV.

Georgia resided Nov 1960 in Richwood, Nicholas Co., WV.
Georgia married Salisbury.

7Fvi.Eva Cochran was born in Diana, Webster Co., WV. She died Aft 05 Jun 1971 in Clarksburg, Wood Co., WV.

Eva married Leesburg.
Leesburg resided Nov 1960 in Clarksburg, Wood Co., WV.

8Mvii.Henry "Bub" Cochran was born in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died before 05 Jun 1971 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.

Henry resided Nov 1960 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.

9Mviii.Orville Cochran was born in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died Aft 05 Jun 1971 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.

Orville resided Nov 1960 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.

10Mix.Edward Cochran was born in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died before 05 Jun 1971 in Diana, Webster Co., WV.

Edward resided Nov 1960 in Webster Springs, Webster Co., WV.


Second Generation

3.Porter M. Cochran was born 06 Sep 1889 in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died Nov 1960 in Webster Co., WV.


PORTER M. COCHRAN (1889-1960) AFN: XXXX-XX

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BIOGRAPHY: Porter M. Cochran
Webster Springs -- Porter M. Cochran, 61, of Webster Springs, died at 8 o'clock this morning of a heart attack on the lawn at his home, following a fire in his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1889 at Diana, the son of Lee and Rachel Cool Cochran, both deceased.
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Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Millie Jane Cochran of Webster Springs; four daughters, Mrs. Hazel Given of Webster Springs, Miss Macel Cochran of Clarksburg, Mrs. Annabelle Hayes of Akron, Ohio and Mrs. Patty Barber of Summersville; six sons, Virgil, and Jake both of Webster Springs, Clyde of Los Angles, Calif, Carl of Anaheim, Calif, George of Diana, and Claremont of Cleveland, Ohio; three sisters, Mrs. Cora Holcomb of Summersville, Mrs. Georgia Salisbury of Richwood, and Mrs. Eva Leesburg of Clarksburg; five brothers, Henry, (Bub). Lawrence and Orville Cochran, all of Diana, . Edward. and Robert Cochran both of Webster Springs. Mr. Cochran was transportation supervisor for Webster County Board of Education. He had been in ill health for the past two years.
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Porter married Lillie Jane Arthur Abt 1910. Lillie was born Aft 1889. She died Aft 1960.

They had the following children:

11Fi.Hazel Cochran was born 18 Feb 1910 in Webster Springs, Webster Co., WV. She died Aug 1979 in Webster Springs, Webster Co., WV.

Hazel married Given.

12Fii.Macel Cochran was born 30 Sep 1913. She died 24 Feb 1998 in Summersville, Nicholas Co., WV.

Annabelle married Hayes.


14Fiv.Patty Cochran.

Patty married Malquist.


15Mv.Virgil Cochran died before 15 Feb 1980.


16Mvi.Jake Cochran was born 20 Jan 1921 in Diana, Webster Co., WV. He died 15 Feb 1980 in Webster Co. Mem. Hosp., Webster Springs, Webster Co., WV. He was buried Feb 1980 in Big Bend Cem., Diana, Webster Co., WV.

Jake joined First Baptist Church of Webster Springs, WV. He served in the military in WW2. He retired from West Virginia Water Company, Webster, WV.

JAKE COCHRAN (1921-1980) AFN: XXXX-XX

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BIOGRAPHY: Jake Cochran
Webster Springs -- Jake Cochran, 59, of Webster Springs, died Friday, Feb. 15, in Webster County Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. He was born in Webster Springs, Jan 20, 1921, a son of the late Porter M. and Lillie Jane Arthur Cochran.
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Surviving are three sisters, Miss Macel Cochran, Webster Springs, Mrs. Patty Malquist, Albuquerque, N.M., Mrs. Annabelle Hayes, Akron, Ohio, two brothers, Carl Cochran, Anaheim, Calif., George Cochran, Jane Lew.
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Mr. Cochran spent most of his life in Webster Springs, was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army and retired from the West Virginia Water Company, Webster Springs. He was a member of the First Baptist Church and VFW.
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Services Monday at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Webster Springs, with the Rev. James R. Taylor officiating. Interment in Big Bend Cemetery in Diana. Friends may call after 6:00 p.m. Sunday at the Dodd & Hurt Funeral Home. Dodd & Hurt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
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17Mvii.Clyde Cochran died before 15 Feb 1980.


18Mviii.Carl Cochran died Aft 15 Feb 1980.

Carl resided 15 Feb 1980 in Anaheim, Orange Co., CA.

19Mix.George Cochran died Aft 15 Feb 1980.

George resided 15 Feb 1980 in Jane Lew, WV.

20Mx.Claremont Cochran died before 15 Feb 1980.


Robert served in the military in the U.S. Army in WW2. He joined First Baptist Church of Webster Springs, WV. He was employed as a trussel foreman in West Virginia Midland Railroad.

ROBERT RUSSELL COCHRAN (1895-1971) XXXX-XX

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BIOGRAPHY: Robert R. Cochran
Webster Springs -- Robert Russell (R.R.) Cochran, 75, of Webster Springs, died Saturday in the Webster County Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. He was born at Diana, Aug. 1895, a son of the late Lee Cochran and Rachel Cool Cochran. He was a lifelong resident of Webster County and a veteran of World War II, having served in the army. He worked for the West Virginia Midland Railroad as trussel foreman for 19 years, worked for the Board of Education, and was also a coal miner and state road supervisor. Mr. Cochran was a member of the First Baptist Church at Webster Springs.
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Surviving are his widow, Bertie Carpenter Cochran, one son, Robert L. Cochran, Elkins; one daughter, Mrs. Betty Jane Skidmore, Madison; one brother, Orville Cochran; Diana; three sisters, Ms. Cora Holcolmb, Summersville, Mrs. George Salisbury and Mrs. Eva Peasburg [sic], both of Clarksburg; four grandchildren.
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Robert married Bertie Carpenter. Bertie was born Aft 1895.

They had the following children:

21Mi.Robert L. Cochran.

Robert resided 05 Jun 1971 in Elkins, WV.

22Fii.Betty Jane Cochran.

Betty resided 05 Jun 1971 in Madison, WV.
Betty married Skidmore.

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