William Summers1

ID#1538, b. 27 October 1840
Father: David Summers
Mother: Phoebe Williams

Birth date: 27 October 1840
Birth place: Monongalia County, Virginia.2,3

William married Mary E. Matthew, daughter of Simon Matthew and Leanna (unknown), on 21 July 1867 in Taylor County, West Virginia.2

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1840Monongalia County, VirginiaBelieved to be included in the household of David Summers (his father) as a male age "under 5."
(Official Census Date: 01 June 1840)4
1850Marion County, VirginiaWilliam Summers, male, age 10, born in Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1850)1
Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=20 Jan 2016


  1. [S253] David Summers household, 1850 U.S. Census, Marion County, Virginia, the Eastern District, pages 125B and 126A, National Archives micropublication M432_958.
  2. [S599] Register of Marriages for William Summers and Mary E. Matthew, Taylor County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00161.jpg.
  3. [S947] Digital photo of William Summers and Mrs. Mary Summers gravestone in Pride Cemetery, taken by unknown photographer, online http://www.wvpics.com/pics/tombs/summerswm.jpg (referred from http://www.wvpics.com/pridecemetery.htm).
  4. [S2155] David Summers household, 1840 U.S. Census, Monongalia County, Virginia, Western District (East Monongalia Township), page 51 stamped, National Archives micropublication M704_567.