Geneva Dera SPIKER

Geneva Dera SPIKER

Female 1909 - 2006  (97 years)

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  • Name Geneva Dera SPIKER  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Nickname Jean 
    Born 25 May 1909  Holbrook, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Education Bef. 1924  SCHOOL - Sunny Point School, Holbrook, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Education 1928  SCHOOL - Pullman High School, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Graduated Class of 1928 
    Education Aft. 1928  SCHOOL - Mountain State Business College, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Attended 
    Education 1938  SCHOOL - Glenville State College, Glenville, Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Received Bachelors degree in Education in 1938 
    Occupation Public School Teacher for 40 years in Doddridge and Ritchie Counties.  [9
    Retired 1974  SCHOOL - Creed Collins Elementary School, Pennsboro, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Retired in 1974 from teaching at Creed Collins Elementary School in Pennsboro, WV. 
    Church or Religion 1. Member of the South Fork Baptist Church in Doddridge County, WV.
    2. Attended the former Trinity United Methodist Church in Pennsboro, WV (now known as the Pennsboro United Methodist Church.  [9
    Memberships 1. Member of the Ritchie County Association of Retired School Employees
    2. Member of the Ritchie County & West Virginia Retired Teachers Association.
    3. Member of Delta Kappa Gamma, an international honorary organization for teachers.
    4. Awarded lifetime membership in the Parent-Teachers Association in recognition for her many years of selfless and tireless work on behalf of the P.T.A.
    5. Member of the Pennsboro Women's Club.
    6. Charter member of the Thomas Ritchie Chapter of the DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN PIONEERS, Harrisville, WV.
    7. More than 50 year member of the Eastern Star, Chapter 26, Pennsboro, WV.  [9
    Died 10 Nov 2006  HOSP or INST - Hannah's House Assisted Living, Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Age: 97 
    Buried 17 Nov 2006  CEMETERY - South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 12
    • Funeral services conducted from the McCullough-Rogers Runeral Home, Pennsboro, WV. Officients: Friends and Family
    Person ID I5  Spiker Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2018 

    Father Jacob SPIKER,   b. 8 Feb 1881, Pennsboro, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1956, Holbrook, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Missouri Gay ZINN,   b. 23 Jun 1884, Horn Creek, Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1967, Pennsboro, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1907  Bear Run, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward Marshall HAUGHT,   b. 1 Jul 1911, Oxford, Doddridge County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1969, West Union, Doddridge County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1945  Greenwood, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 May 1909 - Holbrook, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Bef. 1924 - SCHOOL - Sunny Point School, Holbrook, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Graduated Class of 1928 - 1928 - SCHOOL - Pullman High School, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Attended - Aft. 1928 - SCHOOL - Mountain State Business College, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Received Bachelors degree in Education in 1938 - 1938 - SCHOOL - Glenville State College, Glenville, Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1945 - Greenwood, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - Retired in 1974 from teaching at Creed Collins Elementary School in Pennsboro, WV. - 1974 - SCHOOL - Creed Collins Elementary School, Pennsboro, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 97 - 10 Nov 2006 - HOSP or INST - Hannah's House Assisted Living, Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Nov 2006 - CEMETERY - South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Oxford, Doddridge County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    PROFILE PIC: Geneva Dera Spiker Haught
    PROFILE PIC: Geneva Dera Spiker Haught
    SCHOOLS - Pullman High School
    SCHOOLS - Pullman High School
    Original image from Pullman H.S. 1940 "Echoes" yearbook. Modified in 2018 by Bobbi Conley.

    Documents
    Marriage record for: HAUGHT Edward and Geneva Spiker
    Marriage record for: HAUGHT Edward and Geneva Spiker
    Last Will and Testament of: HAUGHT Edward Marshall
    Last Will and Testament of: HAUGHT Edward Marshall
    Last Will and Testament of: SPIKER Jacob
    Last Will and Testament of: SPIKER Jacob
    Birth Record for: SPIKER Jacob, Geneva, Marjory, Lynn, Dorothy & Catherine
    Birth Record for: SPIKER Jacob, Geneva, Marjory, Lynn, Dorothy & Catherine
    Funeral Card for: HAUGHT Geneva Spiker
    Funeral Card for: HAUGHT Geneva Spiker
    Obituary of: HAUGHT Geneva Spiker
    Obituary of: HAUGHT Geneva Spiker

    Headstones
    Grave marker(s) for: HAUGHT Edward Marshall and Geneva Dera Spiker
    Grave marker(s) for: HAUGHT Edward Marshall and Geneva Dera Spiker
    CEMETERY - South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
    CEMETERY - South Fork Baptist Church Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] VITAL RECORDS - West Virginia Births, 1853-1930, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx).

    2. [S2] VITAL RECORDS - West Virginia Marriages, 1785-1971, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx).

    3. [S9] FUNERAL HOME - Funeral Memorial Card.

    4. [S12] FUNERAL HOME - Obituaries.

    5. [S1] VITAL RECORDS - West Virginia Births, 1853-1930, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx), http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2261881&Type=Birth.
      Place of birth is recorded as "Oxford." [The physical and mailing addresses of the Spiker property are different. The farm is located in Holbrook, Ritchie Co. The post office is located in Oxford, Doddridge Co. The family refers to their home as being located in both "Oxford" and "Ritchie County."]

      [Geneva Dera Spiker's name appears twice: certificate filed 12 Jun 1943 (the same date as the other children) and another certificate filed 4 Feb 1955. Both certificates were signed by Gay Spiker, mother.]

    6. [S15] VITAL RECORDS - Ohio Death Index, Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Ohio. Division of Vital Statistics. Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953. State Archives Series 3094. Ohio Historical Society, Ohio.Ohio D).

    7. [S14] WEBSITE: SpikerFamily.com, http://www.spikerfamily.com/library/mike-2.

    8. [S24] FAMILY - Michael Ian Spiker.

    9. [S8] NEWSPAPER - Obituaries.

    10. [S15] VITAL RECORDS - Ohio Death Index, Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Ohio. Division of Vital Statistics. Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953. State Archives Series 3094. Ohio Historical Society, Ohio.Ohio D), https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=5763&h=7093035&ssrc=pt&tid=1600047&pid=-1913022924&usePUB=true.
      Certificate: 91638; Volume: 35525

    11. [S8] NEWSPAPER - Obituaries, https://www.wvnews.com/theet/obituaries/obituaries-for-sunday-nov/article_5f149294-6620-5591-9309-7cb5ac409861.html, 13 Nov 2006.

    12. [S18] WEBSITE: FindAGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/86728744/geneva-dera-haught.