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Viola Jane Workman was born January 11, 1860 in Boone County, West Virginia to Jasper Workman and Martha (Chambers) Workman. She married first to George Washington "Manna" Jarrell in 1880. They divorced. She married second to John Floyd Claypool. They divorced. She moved to Elgin, Oregon and then to Alaska where she owned a gold mine and was postmistress. Her young daughter Martha Workman Claypool died in 1903 and she became disgusted with Alaska and sailed back to Seattle with the ship pulling behind it a casket with Martha's body in it (to keep it cold). Once they arrived in Seattle, the little girl was embalmed and casketed and placed on a train along with her mother to head back to Boone County, West Virginia for burial. Viola married third to Micager "Cage" Elkins. Viola died October 2, 1934 in Boone County, West Virginia.
George Washington "Manna" Jarrell was born May 20, 1856 in Boone County, WV to Andrew Jackson Jarrell (1827-1860) and Elizabeth "Betsy" (Green) Jarrell (April 30, 1835-March 17, 1911). After his fathers death, his mother remarried to Preston Pauley. George married first to Viola Jane (Workman)(Jarrell)(Claypool) Elkins. They divorced and he married Mary Frances (Green) Jarrell. He died November 18, 1930 and was buried at Bim Cemetery, in Bim, West Virginia.
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EricJon White Lived at Pond Fork, Boone County, WV. George Doliver White ran a Splash Dam. He was the son of Micajah Goodwin White and Matilda (Workman) White. Emily was the daughter of Hendrick Sutphin and Jinsey Jane (Harbor) Sutphin.
Jul 16, 2013 · posted to the photo George Doliver White and Emily Ann Sutphin
EricJon White Denver Edmund White was the son of Burton White and Nora Lee (Jarrell) White. He was born November 11, 1914 in Eccles, Raleigh County, West Virginia. He married Oma Gleedith (Miller) White on February 24, 1942. He died August 14, 1989 in Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida. Buried at Florida Memorial Gardens in Rockledge, Florida.
Jul 16, 2013 · posted to the photo Denver Edward White
EricJon White Also if you look on find a grave and also on this site, I have added a photo of Jay Jarrell's (Mother's father) George Washington "Manna" Jarrell (1856-1930). George Washington Jarrell was the son of Andrew Jarrell and Elizabeth (Green) (Jarrell) Pauley. George married first my Great Great Grandmother Viola Jane (Workman)(Jarrelll)(Claypool) Elkins. They Divorced and he married secondly to Mary Frances (Green) Jarrell (The mother of Jay's mother Lilly Mae (Jarrell) Jarrell.
Jul 14, 2013 · posted to the story The Jarrell Migration