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From: Scott Schaffer <>
Subject: Re: [VAFLOYD] Children of Rachael Jackson Poff
Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2002 17:39:24 -0700
In-Reply-To: <20021012235707.20208.qmail@web10907.mail.yahoo.com>


Salle-

Here is what I have on the family. Maybe it will help.
I would like to have a copy of the picture.

Thanks,
Scott Schaffer
Chatsworth, CA

Name: Joshua Wilson Poff
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Birth: Jun 4, 1830 Montgomery County, Virginia
Death: Jan 28, 1900 Floyd County, Virginia
Occupation: Farmer
Father: Anthony Poff (1806-1865)
Mother: Sarah "Sally" Wilson (1808-)
Marriage: Dec 10, 1853 Floyd County, Virginia
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Spouse: Lydia Rachel Jackson
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Birth: Oct 14, 1836 Virginia
Death: Feb 28, 1913 Floyd County, Virginia
Father: Josiah Jackson (~1800-)
Mother: Elizabeth Rogers (~1805-)

Children:
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1 M: William Isaac "Ike" Poff
Birth: Sep 14, 1854 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: May 8, 1922 Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia
Occupation: Farmer
Spouse: Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Conner
Marriage: Oct 29, 1874 Floyd County, Virginia
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2 F: Laura A. Poff
Birth: abt 1856
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3 M: Jacob Henry Poff
Birth: Jan 26, 1856 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: Dec 18, 1930 Floyd County, Virginia
Occupation: Farmer
Spouse: Elizabeth Margaret "Lizzie" Poff
Marriage: Feb 13, 1877 Floyd County, Virginia
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4 F: Sarah Jane Poff
Birth: Jun 4, 1858 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: 1888 Floyd County, Virginia
Spouse: James A. Stump
Marriage: 1874 Floyd County, Virginia
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5 F: Lydia Rosabelle Poff
Birth: Dec 25, 1860 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: Dec 11, 1942 Floyd County, Virginia
Spouse: Samuel Conner Wilson
Marriage: Dec 13, 1883 Floyd County, Virginia
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6 M: Daniel Hayden Poff
Birth: Mar 20, 1866 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: Jul 8, 1938 Nampa, Canyon Co., Idaho
Occupation: Sheepherder
Spouse: Emma Mae Potter
Marriage: Jul 13, 1892 Patrick Co., Virginia
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7 M: James Andrew "Jim" Poff
Birth: Nov 8, 1866 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: Dec 9, 1939 Floyd County, Virginia
Occupation: Farmer
Spouse: Lyrena Ann Walton
Marriage: Apr 23, 1889 Floyd County, Virginia
Spouse: Dessie Sowers
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8 M: Charles Lafayette "Charley" Poff
Birth: Nov 9, 1871 Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia
Death: Jun 6, 1939 Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia
Occupation: Farmer
Spouse: Vanada C. Weddle
Marriage: abt 1904
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9 M: John Floyd Poff
Birth: Aug 1, 1874 Floyd County, Virginia
Death: Sep 20, 1953 Floyd County, Virginia
Occupation: Farmer and lumber mill sawer
Spouse: Nora Emma Alderman
Marriage: Feb 26, 1896 Floyd County, Virginia

Notes for Joshua Wilson Poff
Buried in Poff Cemetery, Rt. 768, Floyd Co., Virginia.
Joseph served in Company I, 54th virginia Infantry, Confederate States Army
during the Civil War. He deserted on Dec 14, 1865.

1860 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - family # 451.
Joshua Poff, 29, farmer, Virginia
Rachel Poff, 22, Virginia
William I/J Poff, 5, Virginia
Jacob H. Poff, 4, Virginia
Sarah J. Poff, 2, Virginia

1870 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - family # 164, page 116.
Joshua Poff, 40, Virginia
Rachel Poff, 35, Virginia
William I/J. Poff, 16 Virginia
Jacob Henry Poff, 14, Virginia
Sarah Poff, 12, Virginia
Lydia Rosa Poff, 9, Virginia
Daniel H. Poff, 8, Virginia
James Andrew? Poff, 3, Virginia
Sarah Poff, 64, Virginia (mother of Joshua)
Emaline Poff, 26, Virginia (sister of Joshua)

1880 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - Vol. 12 - E.D. 30 - Sheet 42, Line 21
Locust Grove District
Joshua Poff, w/m, 51, Virginia
Rachel Poff, wife, 44, Virginia
Lydia R. Poff, daughter, 18, Virginia
Daniel H. Poff, son, 16, Virginia
James A. Poff, son, 14, Virginia
Charles L. Poff, son, 8, Virginia
John F. Poff, son, 5, Virginia

Notes for Lydia Rachel Jackson
Buried in Poff Cemetery, Rt. 768, Floyd Co., Virginia.

Lydia was enumerated in the household of her son Charles in the 1910 Floyd
Co. Virginia Census.

Notes for William Isaac "Ike" (Child 1)
Buried in Head of the River Cemetery, Floyd County, Virginia.

1880 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - 30th Enumeration District - Locust
Grove - June 19, 1880
Page 42, #359 - #362
William I. Poff, 24, Farmer
Elizabeth J., 24, wife
Luemma, 3, daughter
Albert J., 2, son

1890 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - Locust Grove
Wm. I. Poff, 34
Elizabeth J., 33
Luemma, 13
Albert J., 11
Joseph H., 9
Arminda E., 4
Victoria A., 2

1900 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - Locust Grove District - June 12, 1900
Page 152B, #70 - #74
Isaac? W. Poff, 45, farmer, Sept 1854, m. 25 years
Elizabeth Jane, 45, wife, Feb 1855, 9 children, 8 living
Joseph, 19, son, Dec 1881
Arminda?, 14, daughter, Aug 1886
Victoria A., 12, daughter, Dec 1887
Nellie F., 8, daughter, July 1892
James Lafayette, 6, son, May 1894
William Haden, 2, son, Sept 1897

1910 Floyd Co. Virginia Census - Locust Grove - April 22, 1910
#51 - #53
Isaac Poff, 55, farmer, m. 35 years
Elizabeth J., 55, wife, 9 children, 7 living
James L., 16, son
William H., 12, son
Ella King, 29, niece, widow, 2 children, 2 living
Hazel, 2, gr-niece
Nana, 1 1/2, gr-niece

Notes for Jacob Henry (Child 3)
Buried in Head of the River Cemetery, Floyd Co., Virginia.

Notes for Sarah Jane (Child 4)
Buried in Head of the River Cemetery, Floyd County, Virginia.

Notes for Lydia Rosabelle (Child 5)
Buried in Poff Cemetery, Rt. 768, Floyd Co., Virginia.

Notes for James Andrew "Jim" (Child 7)
Buried in Poff Cemetery, Rt. 768, Floyd Co., Virginia.

Notes for Charles Lafayette "Charley" (Child 8)
Buried in Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Burks Fork, Floyd Co.,
Virginia.

Notes for John Floyd (Child 9)
Buried in Poff Cemetery, Rt. 768, Floyd Co., Virginia.



>I have a picture of Rachael Jackson Poff in her coffin
>with her daughter and five son standing around her.
>I know which one is James Andrew Poff, and Wm. Ike
>Poff. The daughter is Lyda Rosabella Poff Wilson.
>Does anyone else have the picture and can tell me who
>the other three sons are?
>Salle Wilson
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