Emeline S. Bartlett1,2

ID#1095, b. 27 August 1826, d. 2 May 1907
Emeline (Bartlett) Rulong
Father: Rufus Bartlett
Mother: Cleopatra Sherwin

Birth date: 27 August 1826
Birth place: Fork Ridge, Ohio County, Virginia.3

It has also been reported that her name was spelled with two "m"s as Emmeline, but I have not seen this spelling variation in any official documents.4,5

Emeline married John Rulong on 18 June 1850 in Marshall County, Virginia.2,5,6

Photograph of Emeline. Date taken: unknown. Location: unknown. Click on camera to view full (or larger) image than the one shown here, then use your browser's back button to return to this page.7

Emeline died at age 80 from senile debility on 2 May 1907 in Marshall County, West Virginia.8 Emeline's body was interred in the Bartlett-Rulong family cemetery, Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia; her name appears on the gravestone as "Emeline Rulong." The inscription reads, "John Rulong and Emeline, his wife."2

Click on camera icon(s) to view photo(s) of gravestone, then use your browser's back button to return here.9

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1840Marshall County, VirginiaBelieved to be included in the household of Rufus Bartlett (her father) as a female age "10 & under 15."
(Official Census Date: 01 June 1840)10
1870Marshall County, West VirginiaEmaline Rulong, female, age 42, born in West Va, keeping house
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1870)11
1900Marshall County, West VirginiaEmeline Rulong, female, age 73, wife, married 49 years, born Aug 1826 in (West) Virginia, 4 of 7 children still living
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1900)12

Deceased Children of Emeline S. Bartlett and John Rulong:

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=28 Jan 2016

Citations

  1. [S462] Register of Marriages for John Rulong and Emeline S. Bartlett, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130824_00118.jpg.
  2. [S144] John and Emeline Rulong gravestone, Bartlett-Rulong family cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 05 June 2004.
  3. [S144] Emeline Rulong gravestone, Bartlett-Rulong family cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 05 June 2004.
  4. [S136] "Petrini & Brown Ancestor Tree," online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, downloaded 10 May 2004. Title of family tree subsequently changed to "Brown Lenon Family Ancestry."
  5. [S23] Marshall County Historical Society, compiler, History of Marshall County West Virginia, 1984, page 225, "Rulong - Bartlett" submitted by Pam Harris.
  6. [S134] Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850, online http://www.ancestry.com (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc.).
  7. [S1811] Scanned copy of photograph of Emeline Bartlett Rulong, submitted by Christi Hamblen to MyFamily.com private website (John Franklin Harris).
  8. [S1348] Emeline Rulong, Marshall County Register of Deaths, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 4132553_00302.jpg.
  9. [S364] Digital photograph of John D. and Emeline Rulong gravestone in Bartlett-Rulong family plot (Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia); photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 05 June 2004.
  10. [S2184] Rufus Bartlett household, 1840 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, Western District, page 267 stamped, National Archives micropublication M704_568.
  11. [S114] John Rulong household, 1870 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Clay Township, page 8, National Archives micropublication M593_1693.
  12. [S1340] John Rulong household, 1900 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Clay District, Enumeration District 68, sheet 11A (35 stamped), National Archives micropublication T623_1765.