Layman Woodrow White1,2

ID#2534, b. 25 July 1915, d. 16 January 1939
Father: Clement Martin "Clem" White
Mother: Stella Baker

Birth date: 25 July 1915.2 Based on the reported age of 22 on their marriage record, Layman would have been born around 1913. Perhaps he simply reported his age as 22 in order to circumvent the requirement for parental consent.1
Birth place: Middlebourne, Tyler County, West Virginia.2

Layman married Liberty Hill, daughter of Chalmer Sylvester Hill and Essie Irene Harris, on 11 September 1935 at Wellsburg, Brooke County, West Virginia. Robert B. Hill, a minister of the gospel, certified that he united them in marriage.1

Layman died at age 23 on 16 January 1939 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, Marshall County, West Virginia. Cause of death was obstruction of bowels due to traumatism from a former operation for appendicitis.2 Layman's body was interred on 20 January 1939 in the North View Cemetery.2
Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=17 Mar 2013

Citations

  1. [S1519] Marriage License for Layman White and Liberty Hill, Brooke County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00308.jpg.
  2. [S1520] Layman Woodrow White, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983337_0000668.jpg.