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Thomas Archer

Thomas Archer[1]

Male 1815 - 1877  (61 years)

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  • Name Thomas Archer 
    Born 8 Sep 1815  Cumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jan 1877  Huntington, Cabell Co., WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • ...Thomas Archer, was born at Penrith, Cumberland County, England, was reared and educated there, married his first wife in England, and his career throughout was merchandising. About 1861 he came to the United States and located at Cleves in Hamilton County, Ohio, and in October 1871, came to Huntington, where he established and built up his successful mercantile enterprise, and was an active in its management when he died in 1876. He was a very devout Presbyterian. His second wife was Frances Mather Richey, who was born in 1833 at West Point, New York, and died at Huntington in 1917. her three sons were: Richard M., a newspaper editor at Wheeling; Robert Lamley; and Frank M., a wholesale merchant at Bluefield, West Virginia. (History of West Virginia: Published 1923, the American Historical Society, Inc.)

      Birth date from "All England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975", ancestry.com
    Person ID I3921  Mather | Mather
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2015 

    Family Frances Louise Mather,   b. 17 Feb 1833, West Point, Orange Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1917, Huntington, Cabell Co., WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1867  Hamilton Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Mather Archer,   b. 13 Jun 1869, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1930, Wheeling, Ohio Co., WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Robert Lamley Archer,   b. 24 Aug 1871, Lawrence Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1945, Huntington, Cabell Co., WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F1017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1815 - Cumberland Co., England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1867 - Hamilton Co., OH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1877 - Huntington, Cabell Co., WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S19] History of West Virginia, Vol. II, pg. 118.