Erma Church1

ID#1813, b. about 1904
Father: John Wesley "J. W." Church
Mother: Anna Arena Hathaway

Birth date: about 1904
Birth place: West Virginia.2

Erma married Wait Poling on 9 April 1921 in Calhoun County, West Virginia. Whitt Stump, a minister of the gospel, certified that he united them in marriage at the home of the bride's parents, John Church.3

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1920Calhoun County, West VirginiaErma Church, female, age 16, daughter, single, born in West Virginia, attended school
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 January 1920)1
Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=22 Feb 2016


  1. [S992] John W. Church household, 1920 U.S. Census, Calhoun County, West Virginia, Sherman District, Enumeration District 22, sheet 1B, National Archives micropublication T625_1950.
  2. [S178] Unknown household household, 1910 U.S. Census, Calhoun County, West Virginia, unknown page, National Archives micropublication T624_1677, John W. Church household, population schedule, ED 22, sheet 5A, dwelling 14, family 14.
  3. [S735] Marriage License for Wait Poling and Erma Church, Calhoun County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 4011512_00202.jpg.