Forest Dale Church1

ID#466, b. 25 July 1924, d. 23 August 1938
Father: John W. Church
Mother: Barbara Summers2

Birth date: 25 July 1924
Birth place: Monongalia County, West Virginia.3,1,2

Commonly known by his middle name, Dale4 his first name was spelled with two "R"s in the 1930 federal census, i.e. Forrest.2

Dale died at age 14 on 23 August 1938 at Lumberport, Harrison County, West Virginia. The principal cause of death was acute rheumatic fever.1,3 Dale's body was interred on 25 August 1938 in the Pisgah Church Cemetery, 2718 Smithtown Road, Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia.1
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Last Edited Date=14 Jul 2014


  1. [S1673] Forest Dale Church, Certificate of Death, Harrison County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 1983334_0001566.jpg.
  2. [S1670] John Church household, 1930 U.S. Census, Monongalia County, West Virginia, Union District, Enumeration District 31-31, sheet 11B, National Archives micropublication T626_2548.
  3. [S1672] Digital photo of gravestone in Pisgah Church Cemetery, taken by Del Groves (#47084264) on or before 21 January 2011, online
  4. [S54] Carrie C. (Roberts) Richmond, compiler, History of the Roberts Clan, by Carrie C. (Roberts) Richmond, 1966.