Herbert Samuel Kuhn1

ID#9, b. 5 November 1898, d. 10 December 1972
Herbert Samuel Kuhn - 1916
Father: Adam E. Kuhn
Mother: Hattie May Clark

Birth date: 5 November 1898
Birth place: Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia.2

Photograph of Herbert with his mother and sisters. Date taken: unknown. Location: probably their home in Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.3

Photograph of Herbert, age 18. Date taken: 1916. Location: unknown. Click on camera to view full (or larger) image than the one shown here, then use your browser's back button to return to this page.4

Photograph of Herbert, age 18. Date taken: 1916. Location: Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.4

Photograph of Herbert with Nellie Church. Date taken: probably 1920. Location: Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.5

Herbert married Nellie Church, daughter of Eli Church and Lenora Susan "Nora" Summers, on 19 February 1921 at Wellsburg, Brooke County, West Virginia.6

Photograph of Herbert and Nellie with sons Phil, Dale and Glenn. Date taken: March 1930. Location: Fork Ridge, Marshall County, West Virginia. Information on back of photo was handwritten by Nellie, describing the first spring on their new farm. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.

Photograph of Herbert with Nellie Kuhn. Date taken: July 1947. Location: Fork Ridge, Marshall County, West Virginia. They are standing beside the milkhouse at their dairy farm; a corner of the barn can be seen in the background. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.

Herbert died at age 74 from uremic poisoning on 10 December 1972 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, Marshall County, West Virginia.7,8

A memorial service for Herbert was conducted on 13 December 1972 at Lutes Funeral Home, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia, with Rev. Willis Sliter officiating (minister at the Fork Ridge Christian Church).7 Following a graveside service, Herbert's body was interred on 13 December 1972 in the Fork Ridge Christian Church Cemetery, 8681 Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia; his name appears on the gravestone as "Herbert S. Kuhn." The inscription reads, "Father."9,7

Click on camera icon(s) to view photo(s) of gravestone, then use your browser's back button to return here.10

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1900Moundsville, Marshall County, West VirginiaHerbert Kuhn, male, age 11/12, son, single, born June 1899 in West Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1900)11
1910Marshall County, West VirginiaHerbert Kuhn, son, male, age 11, single, born in West Virginia, attended school
(Official U.S. Census Date: 15 April 1910)12
1920Marshall County, West VirginiaHerbert Kuhn, male, age 21, son, single, born in West Va, a glassworker at Fostoria
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 January 1920)13
1930Marshall County, West VirginiaHerbert S. Kuhn, male, age 31, head, married, age 22 at first marriage, born in West Virginia, a retail merchant in the milk industry, not a veteran
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 April 1930)14

Deceased Children of Herbert Samuel Kuhn and Nellie Belle Church:

Family Line(s):
Church Index
Kuhn Index
Last Edited Date=16 Feb 2016

Citations

  1. [S30] Herbert Samuel Kuhn, Social Security Application (SS-5), (02 Dec 1936).
  2. [S566] Herbert Kuhn, Marshall County Register of Births, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx, file 4130821_00160.jpg.
  3. [S336] Photograph of Hattie (Clark) Kuhn and her children. 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.
  4. [S336] Photograph of Herbert Samuel Kuhn taken 1916. 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.
  5. [S336] Photograph of Herbert Kuhn and Nellie Church taken 1916. 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.
  6. [S541] Marriage License for Herbert Kuhn and Nellie Church, Brooke County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 00637.jpg.
  7. [S7] Funeral memorial card, (Moundsville, West Virginia: Lutes Funeral Home), Herbert Samuel Kuhn, 13 December 1972 service.
  8. [S9] Personal knowledge of Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, granddaughter.
  9. [S71] Herbert S. and Nellie B. Kuhn gravestone, Fork Ridge Christian Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 1983.
  10. [S315] Digital photograph of Herbert S. and Nellie B. Kuhn gravestone in Fork Ridge Christian Church Cemetery (Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia); photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 04 October 2005.
  11. [S21] Adam Kuhn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Washington District, city of Moundsville, Enumeration District 78, sheet 14B, National Archives micropublication T623_1765.
  12. [S320] Adam E. Kuhn household, 1910 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Washington District, Enumeration District 92, sheets 7B and 8A, National Archives micropublication T624_1688.
  13. [S334] Hattie Kuhn household, 1920 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Washington Magisterial District, Enumeration District 62, sheet 5A (152 stamped), National Archives micropublication T625_1953.
  14. [S242] Herbert S. Kuhn household, 1930 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Cameron Magisterial District, Enumeration District 26-2, sheet 6B, National Archives micropublication T626_2543.
  15. [S465] Marriage License for Dale Kuhn and Gladys Aston, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130847_00545.jpg.
  16. [S348] Donald Glen Kuhn, Notification of Birth Registration, File No. 20858 registered 1929.