Seventh Generation


1971. Samuel Roy "Rolla" McQuiston1184 was born on 16 July 1871 in New Alexandria, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.2222 He appeared in the census in the household of James Elder McQuiston and Elizabeth Dixon on 8 June 1880 in Derry, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.1184 On 8 June 1900 he was a laborer in street work in Cooperstown, Derry Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.2222 On 29 April 1910 Rolla was an engineer in a zinc factory in Simpson, Harrison County, West Virginia.2223 In 1913 he was a Locomotive Inspector for Southern Pacific Railroad in New Orleans, Louisiana. On 10 January 1920 he was a machinist in a shipyard in El Cerrito, Contra Costa County, California.2224 On 19 April 1930 Rolla was an inspector for the railroad in Contra Costa County, California.2225 He died on 25 October 1930 at the age of 59 in Algiers, New Orleans, Louisiana. Samuel died of heart trouble and asthma. He has reference number RM 2404. GKM 2997/3006 - LBM 52-210

Samuel Roy "Rolla" McQuiston and Effie Jane Smith were married about 1890.2222 They2222 appeared in the census on 8 June 1900 in Cooperstown, Derry Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.2222 They2222 appeared in the census on 29 April 1910 in Simpson, Harrison County, West Virginia.2226 Effie Jane Smith2227 was born in March 1872 in Pennsylvania.2222 She appeared in the census on 12 January 1920 in Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia.2228 On 12 January 1920 she was a laudress in Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia.2228 Effie appeared in the census on 8 April 1930 in Howland, Trumbull County, Ohio.2229 She died about 1943 at the age of 71 in Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio.2230 She was buried in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.2230

Samuel Roy "Rolla" McQuiston-2404 and Effie Jane Smith-2411 had the following children:

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Laura May McQuiston was born on 4 March 1891.2231 She died before June 1900 at the age of 9.2222

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Samuel Lawrence McQuiston-8231.

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Ada Grace McQuiston-8233.

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Issac George McQuisten-8234.

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Elsie Naomi McQuiston2231 was born on 8 July 1900 in Derry Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.2231 She died before April 1910 at the age of 9.2223

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Bertha Elizabeth McQuiston was born in Pennsylvania.2223,2231 She appeared in the census in Simpson, Harrison County, West Virginia.2226 She appeared in the census in Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia.2228

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Mary Belle McQuiston2231 was born on 23 November 1906.2223,2231 She died before April 1910 at the age of 3.2223

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Mildred McQuiston was born in Pennsylvania.2223,2231 She appeared in the census in Simpson, Harrison County, West Virginia.2226

Samuel Roy "Rolla" McQuiston and Bessie Ellison Douglass were married on 3 September 1910 in New Orleans, Louisiana. They appeared in the census on 10 January 1920 in El Cerrito, Contra Costa County, California.2224 They2224 appeared in the census on 19 April 1930 in Contra Costa County, California.2225 Bessie Ellison Douglass was born on 28 July 1883 in New York City, New York. She appeared in the census on 25 April 1910 in Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2232 On 25 April 1910 she was a sevant in the home of Edward Riley in Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2232

Samuel Roy "Rolla" McQuiston-2404 and Bessie Ellison Douglass-8229 had the following children:

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Roy George McQuisten-8039.

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Bertha Elizabeth McQuiston-2412.

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Delma Pauline McQuiston-2413.

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Goldie Geraldine McQuiston-2414.

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Samuel Roy McQuiston Jr.-8222.