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Christina Redden ( William Redden Sr.) Christina Redden was born in 1812 in Giles County, Virginia. She died on the 7th of September 1879 in Raleigh County West Virginia. Christina married John Redden on the 14th of Febuary 1828, John was born in 1798 in the state of Kentucky and died on the 13th of September 1885, in Raleigh County West Virginia.

                                              Their Children Were:

                                                   

1. Nancy  Redden  2. James Harrison Redden
3. John Lewis Redden 4. Eliza Redden
5. Michael Redden 6. Martha E. Redden

                                                                                                        


1. Nancy Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden) Nancy Redden was born on the 10th of April 1830 in Fayette County, Virginia. Nancy married John William Kidwell on the 9th of June 1847 in Fayette County, Virginia. John W. kidwell was born in 1823 and died in 1906. Nancy Redden died on the 2nd of January 1886 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

                                       

                                   Their Children Were:

1. John Kidwell 2. Robert Kidwell 3. Virginia Kidwell
4. Mary Evelene Kidwell 5. Louisa Clementine Kidwell 6. Alice Ann Kidwell
7. Christina Kidwell 8. William Madison Kidwell 9. Laura Kidwell








2. James Harrison Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden) James H.Redden was born in 1834 in Fayette County, Virginia. James married Nancy Bragg on the 11th of January 1881in Raleigh County West Virginia, Nancy was born in June of 1850 and died the 27th of March 1909 in Raleigh County West Virginia. Nancie's parents were Adam Bragg and Mary "Polly" Meadows. Nancy  was buried in the Redden Memorial Garden Cemetery, located in Braig, Raleigh County, West Virginia. James outlived Nancy by almost 7 years, he died on the 7th of Febuary 1916 in Raleigh county West Virginia, and is buried with Nancy in the Redden Memorial Garden.

                          Their Children Were:

  

1. Margaret E. Redden 2. Ethel Redden 3. Edith Redden
4. Emma Redden 5. Alexander Redden 6. James Harrison Redden Jr
7. Ida Redden 8. Edna Redden  


 

 3. John Lewis Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden) John Lewis Redden was born in June of  1838 in Fayette County,Virginia.

Marriage #1 John married Susan Plumley on the 4th of October 1866. The mrariage record found on Raleigh County Marriages, list John as 29 years old and Susan as 21, Susan was listed as the daughter of John and Nancy (Smith) Plumley. John L. Redden was listed as the son of John and Christina Redden. Susan was born 1845 in Fayette County West Virginia, She died in 1873 in Raleigh County West Virginia.

                           

                                  Their Children Were:

 
1. Oliver Lewis  Redden  2. John Lewis Redden Jr.
3. Allen Redden                           4. Etta Redden

 

 

 


Marriage # 2   John Lewis Redden married Elizabeth F. Meadows on the 29th of April 1876 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Elizabeth Meadows was born on the 3rd of May 1855 in Mercer County, West Verginia. She died on the 14th of April 1936 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.  John Lewis Redden died on the 14th of July 1904 in Shady Springs, Raleigh County, West Virgoinia.

                           Their Children Were

 

1. Charles Lewis Redden 2. America Elizabeth Redden 
3. Lucey Ann Redden 4. Ervin Redden
5. Alfred Redden  6. Susan Redden
 7. Gordon Garfield Redden 8. Victoria Redden
9. Dessie May Redden   10. Joseph Bernard Redden
11. Ada Pearl Redden

 

 




4. Eliza Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden)  Eliza Redden was born in july of 1842 at Table Rock, Raleigh County, West Virginia. She married William Bragg on the 20th of May 1858 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. William Bragg was born in January of 1837 in the state of Illinois. He died on the 19th of June 1907 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Eliza Redden Bragg died on the 24th of January 1931 at Table Rock, Raleogh County, West Virginia, at the age of 96. The cause of death was reported as face cancer.                                 

                              

                      Their Children Were:

 

 

1. Malankford Emfield Bragg  2. Genetta Bragg 
3. John Lewis Bragg  4. William Dennis Bragg
5. Mary Elizabeth Bragg 6. Henery Alexander Bragg
7. Nancy Bragg  8. Hazzard Bragg 

 




 
1. Malankford Emfield Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden) Melankford Emfield Bragg was born in 1860 in Raleigh County, Virginia. He married Melissa Plumley  on the 1st of December 1882 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Malankford died on the 11th of July 1935 in Abraham, Raleigh County, West Virginia.

  
 
2. Genetta Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)   Genetta Bragg was born in January of 1862 in Raleigh County, Virginia. Genetta died on the 29th of November 1938 in Kanawha County, West Virginia, according to Find A Grave. She married George Henry Hunt on the 28th of September 1880 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.



  3.  John Lewis Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)
John Lewis Bragg was born on the 29th of May 1864 in Raleigh County West Virginia, He married Virginia Fox on the 10th of June in 1897. John Lewis died on the 2nd of November 1946 in Jefferson County West Virginia.


  4. William Dennis Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


  5. Mary Elizabeth Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


 
6. Henery Alexander Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


 
7. Nancy Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


 
8. Hazzard Bragg ( Eliza Redden & William Bragg ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


 5. Michael Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden)  Michael Redden was born in 1843 in virginia. He married Miriam plumley on the 14th of November 1870 in Raleigh County, West Virginia, according to Raleigh County marrage index, Mariam Plumbly was born in 1848 in Fayette County, Virginia.

                               Their Children Were:

1. Mary Redden 2. Estaline Redden
3. Hiram Redden 4. Lee Redden
5. Cleveland Redden 6. Arthur Redden


 
1. Mary Redden ( Michael Redden  &Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )

2. Estaline Redden ( Michael Redden  & Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


3. Hiram Redden ( Michael Redden  & Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


4. Lee Redden ( Michael Redden  & Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


5. Cleveland Redden ( Michael Redden  & Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


6. Arthur Redden ( Michael Redden  & Miriam Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


 6.  Martha E. Redden (Christina Redden & John Redden )  Martha E. Redden was born on the 18th of August 1847 in Monroe County, Virginia and died on the 20th of October 1867 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.


 

 

 


 1. Oliver Lewis Redden ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )  Oliver Lewis Redden was born on the 22nd of July 1867
in Raleigh County West Virginia.He married Julie Frances McGuire on the 18th of June 1896 in Fayette County, (West Virginia.Marriage Records) Julie was born in Febuary of 1879 in Fayette County, West Virginia, according to West Virginia birth records. Her Parents were Ed McGuire and Jane, Unknown miden name.
 Oliver died on the 15th of Febuary 1944 in Royal, Raleigh County, West Virginia. Hes burial was in Grandview, Raleigh County West Virginia.

                     Their Children Were:

1. John E. Redden 2. Wesley Oliver Redden 3. Uldena Redden
4. Percy Hugart Redden 5. Zenith Melba Redden 6. Shelly Mae Redden
7. Leonard Redden


2. John Lewis Redden Jr. ( Jonh Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden ) John Lewis Redden Jr. was born on the 6th of July 1869 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

3. Allen Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden ) Allen Redden was born on the 21 of April   1871 in Raleigh County,West Virginia.  Allen Redden  married Rose Etta Kaiser on the 17th of November 1897 in Raleigh County West Virginia. Rosetta (Rose) was born in 1881 in Lawrence County, Ohio and died in 1963 at the age of 82. Allen, a retired cole miner, died on the 14th of August 1936 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.  


Allen's obituary was recorded in the Raleigh Register as follows:

Allen Redden. Raleigh Register (Beckley, WV) 16 Aug 1936 Redden Funeral To Be Tomorrow. Funeral services for Allen Redden, 65, of Beaver, will be conducted in the Granview church at 2:30 p. m. Monday by the Rev. Paul Smith, of Beckley. Burial under the direction of the Calfee undertakers will be in the Grandview cemetery. Redden died at his home Friday after a paralytic stroke. He was born at Table Rock. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Rosa Redden, and these sons and daughters: Herbert Redden, Skelton; Earnest Redden, Belwood; John E. Redden, Layland; Mrs. Harley Hilton, Oak Hill; and Mrs. Clyde Forsyth, of Beaver. The following brothers or half brothers and sisters are living: Oliver Redden, Layland; Alfred Redden, Table Rock; Ervin Redden, Grandview; Charles Redden, Elton, Gordon Redden, Royal; Bernard Redden, Lanark; Mrs. C. M. Redden, Sprinkrate; Mrs. Susan Burgess, Lanark; Mrs. Robert Rice, Grandview; Mrs. Pearl Paugh, Francis;  
    
                                                          

             Their Children Were:

1. Herbert Redden 2. Everett Ernest Redden 3. Dewey Redden
4. Ethel Lillian Redden 5. Flora Bell Redden 6. John Edward Redden

 

 


1. Herbert Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden ) Herbert Redden was born on the 1st of October 1898 in Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia. Herbert married Nola Gertrude Gilmore on the 10th of July 1931 at Beckley Raleigh County, West Virginia.  He died on the 21 of June 1967 in Beckley Raleigh County, West Virginia, according to WV vital records.

Herbert's obituary was recorded in the Raleigh Register as follows:

 Herbert Redden. Raleigh Register (Beckley, WV) 22 Jun 1967 Herbert Redden. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p. m. Saturday in the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel for Herbert Redden, of Washington, who died in a Martinsburg hospital at 10 a. m. Wednesday after a long illness. Born Oct. 1, 1898 in Beckley, he was a son of the late Allen and Rosetta Shrewsbury Redden. He was a bank guard for the National Metropolitian Bank of Washington and was a veteran of World War I. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Nola Redden, at home; four sons, Donald of Jackson, N. J., Dewey of District Heights, Md., Herbert Jr. of Cleveland, Ohio and Frederick of Cincinnati, Ohio; three daughters, Miss Rose Mary Redden of Washington, D. C., Mrs. Ruth Jessee of Green Belt, Md., and Mrs. Anna Cole Carusa of Rockville, Md. ; one brother, John of Ellicott City, Md. ; two sisters, Mrs. Flora Belle Robertson of Beckley and Mrs. Ethel Withrow of Crab Orchard. Friends may call at the funeral home after 5 p. m. Friday. Burial will be in Grandview cemetery.


            Their Children Were:

1. Donald Winston Redden 2. Rose Mary  Redden
3. Dewey H. Redden 4. Herbert Redden Jr.
5. Eleanor Ruth Redden 6. Anna B. Redden
7. Frederick A. Redden


                                                                                                              



 2.Everett Ernest Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )

3. Dewey Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )

4. Ethel Lillian Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


5. Flora Bell Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )

6. John Edward Redden (Allen Redden and Rose Etta Kaiser)  ( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden )


4. Etta Redden
( John Lewis Redden and Susan Plumley ) (Christina Redden & John Redden

Etta Redden was born on the 17th of April 1873 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Etta (Ettie) married Charles M. Redden on the 27th of July 1892 in Raleigh County West Virginia. Charles (Charley) was born on the 8th of December 1870 and was the son of Harrison Redden and Polly Kidwell. He died on the 18th of February 1969 in Raleigh County West Virginia, and is buried beside Etta in the End of the Trail Cemetery, in Clintonville, Greenbrier County, West Virginia.  Etta Redden died on the 21st of November 1950

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Etta's obituary was recorded in the Beckley Post-Herald as follows:

Etta Redden-Redden. Beckley Post-Herald (Beckley, WV) 22 Nov 1950 Death Victim. EAST RAINELLE, Nov. 21--Mrs. Etta Redden, 77, of Springdale, died this afternoon at her home following a long illness. She is survived by her husband, Charles Redden, three daughters, Mrs. Nola Fitzgerald and Mrs. Hattie Cardial, of Springdale and Miss Bertie Redden, of Weien; four sons, Basil and Paul Redden, of Springdale, Clive Redden, of Meadow Bridge and Harry Redden, of Danese, one sister, Miss America Redden, of Piney View and one brother, Charles Redden, of Elton; 30 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p. m. at the Springdale Church of Christ with Rev. Paul Smith, of Beckley, officiating. Burial will follow at the End of the Trail cemetery near Clintonville. The body will be removed from the Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home to the home at 4 p. m. Wednesday.

 

             Their Children Were:

1. Nola Beatrus Redden 2. Bertie Lemmel Redden 3. Hattie Zelma Cordial Redden
4. Basil Theodore Redden 5. Charlie Clive Redden 6. Harry F. Redden
7. Paulis Claude Redden 8. Babby Boy Redden


1. Charles Lewis Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden) Charles Lewis Redden was born on the 23 of  May 1877 in Summers County, West Virginia. He died on the 30th of August 1970 in Summers County, West Virginia.

2. America Elizabeth Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden) According to West Virginia Vital Records, America Elizabeth Redden was born on the 1st of July 1878 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. She died the 22nd of January 1969 in Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia.         

3. Lucey Ann Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden) According to West Virginia Vital Records, Lucey Ann was born on the 13th of April 1881 in Raleigh County, West Verginia, She died on the 18th of November 1914 in Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia.

4. Ervin Redden ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden)

5. Alfred Redden ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden) According to West Virginia Vital Records, Alfred Redden was born on the 6th of April 1883 in Raleigh County, West Virginia. He died on the 13th of March 1937 in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

6. Susan Redden  (John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden)

7. Gordon Garfield Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden )

8. Victoria Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors )  (Christina Redden & John Redden )

9. Dessie May Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)

10. Joseph Bernard Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


11. Ada Pearl Redden  ( John Lewis Redden and Elizabeth F. Meadors ) (Christina Redden & John Redden)


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