1880 U.S. Census:

Grant, Jackson (WV)

James I. West
Annie M. West
James E. West
Lydia A. West
George W. West
William L. West
Martha A. West
Laura L. West



1900 US Census

Tucker (Wirt Co., WV)

William West
Ollie West

NOTE During the 1900 Census William and Ollie are living next door to Robert F. (b. 1838) and Julia (b. 1837) Wine.




1910 Census:

William L West
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875
Birthplace: West Virginia
Home in 1910:
Waterford, Washington, Ohio
William L West
Ollie West
Nora E West
Cora B West
Belva O West




1920 US Census

Adams Twp, Washington Co., OH


William L West 45
Olive West 45
Nora E West 18
Cora F West 16
Belva O West 12




1930 US Census
Centerville (Morgan Co., OH)

William L West
Ollie West
Jean Grable








William Luther West

b. May 25, 1874 (WV) - d. Dec. 15, 1941 (Morgan Co., OH)
Smith Chapel Cemetery (Morgan Co., OH)



In Memoriam
Services Conducted by Chester H. Mindling / Beverly, OH


Mr. William Luther West, aged 67 years, passed away at his home in Center Township, Monday, Dec. 15, 1941, at 2:00 pm from an illness of the past two weeks with pneumonia.


Mr. West was a son of James and Anna West and was born in Pennsylvania on May 25, 1874. He was united in Marriage with Miss Olive Wine of Wirt County, W. VA. Mr. and Mrs. West lived for a time in West Virginia. They came to Ohio 35 years ago and for the past 18 years they have resided on this farm in Center Township, Morgan County. Mr. West followed the occupation of farming his entire life.


Those who deeply mourn the loss sustained by Mr. West's death are: his wife, Mrs. Olive West, three daughters, Mrs. Nora Grabble of Norwich Ohio; Mrs. Cora Henderson, of Bverly, and Mrs. Belva Allen, of Coal Run Rt. 1; 11 grandchildren; three brothers and one sister, Frank West of Akron, Ezra West of Belville, W. VA, John West and Mrs. Cora Barth both of Whipple; other relatives and many friends. Two sons died in infancy.


Mr. West was a member of Center Township Grange No. 1459. Mr. West was a kind father, neighbor and friend.



Certificate of Death
Died from pneumonia / Parents listed as James West and Anna Stoneking / Spouse listed as Anna West / Informant was Williams daughter Cora Henderson.






  • Nora Ethel (West) Grabel
    b. Nov. 4, 1901 (WV) - d. Sept. 9, 1995 (Morgan Co., OH)
    Married John Grabel (b. 1894 - d. 1958) in 1921 / 1930 US Census: Nora's daughter Jean was living with William and Ollie during the 1930 U.S. Census. / Death Cert: parents are listed as Father: West, Mother: Wine.

  • Cora Bell (West) Henderson
    b. abt 1904 (WV) - d. ?
    Married Rudolph "Rudy" Wilber Henderson (b. 1893) Aug. 16, 1923 (Wash. Co., OH) / they had two daughters. / Marraige Cert: Rudy was the son of Andrew and Magdalena Derring Henderson. Cora was the daughter of William West and Ollie Wine.

  • Belva Opal (West) Allen
    July 5, 1907 - d. 2003
  • Unnamed Male West (Stillborn)
    Died at birth, April 21, 1912 (Waterford, Washington Co., OH)
    Cedar Hill Cemetery (Washington Co., OH)
    Death Certificate: Parents listed as William West and Ollie Wines

  • Unnamed Male West (Stillborn)



Ollie Wine(s) West

FTM's West Virginia marriage records:
W. L. West and Olia Wine Married Oct. 14, 1899 in Wirt Co., WV



James West



Anna Stoneking West