Irma Katherine Crow1,2,3

ID#402, b. 17 December 1906, d. 12 May 1979
Irma Katherine (Crow) Church
Father: Wesley Crow
Mother: Elizabeth Esther "Lizzie" Leach

Birth date: 17 December 1906
Birth place: Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia.4

On 24 March 1927 in Marshall County, West Virginia, Erma applied for a marriage license with Ollie Church, son of Eli Church and Lenora Susan "Nora" Summers. Written consent for issuance of the license was given by Wesley Crow, Erma's father, as she was only 20 years old. The authorization to marry was signed 24 March 1927 by J. E. Chase, Clerk of the County Court.5

Erma married Ollie Church, son of Eli Church and Lenora Susan "Nora" Summers, on 30 March 1927 at Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. W. C. Harold, (known to be a Baptist minister), certified that he united them in marriage.5

Photograph of Church and Alley family members. Date taken: believed to be circa 1950. Location: Fork Ridge, Marshall County, West Virginia. Taken in front yard of Herbert and Nellie (Church) Kuhn. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.6

Irma was listed as the informant on the death certificate of her husband, Ollie Canvas Church, dated 1 April 1966.7

Irma died at age 72 on 12 May 1979 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, Marshall County, West Virginia.8,4 Irma's body was interred in May 1979 in the Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Rt. 88, Sherrard, Ohio County, West Virginia.9,8

Deceased Child of Irma Katherine Crow and Ollie Canvas Church:

Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=5 Apr 2013

Citations

  1. [S86] Family information sheet completed during Church family reunion, 07 September 2002.
  2. [S86] Family information sheet completed during Church family reunion, 07 September 2002.
  3. [S86] Family information sheet completed during Church family reunion, 07 September 2002.
  4. [S103] Irma Church, Social Security Death Index, compiled by Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  5. [S504] Marriage License for Ollie Church and Erma Katherine Crow, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130841_00155.jpg.
  6. [S336] Photograph of Ollie and Irma Church, Vella Alley, Mollie Alley. From collection owned by Nellie (Church) Kuhn, inherited by her daughter, Nancy (Kuhn) Logsdon. Digital scan of original photo made in 2006 by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton.
  7. [S290] Ollie C. Church, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1992148_0000011.jpg.
  8. [S230] Interview with Patricia (Church) Young by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 10 September 2000.
  9. [S185] Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens, gravestone inscriptions, presented by Marshall County WVGenWeb, online http://www.lindapages.com/marshall/cemetery/…