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     HUSBAND John C VAN HOOSE
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     BORN:   15 Jun 1819          PLACE: ,Cabell Co.,Virginia
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     DIED:          1888/1889     PLACE: ,Lewis Co.,Kentucky
     BUR.:                        PLACE: Woodworth Cem.,Lewis Co.,Kentucky
     MARR:   27 Oct 1836          PLACE: ,Greenup Co.,Kentucky 
     FATHER: Levi VAN HOOSE
     MOTHER: Sarah Elizabeth CLARK
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     WIFE    Almira KEESEE
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     BORN:          1819          PLACE: ,Pittsylvania Co.,Virginia
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     DIED:          1850          PLACE: ,Greenup,Kentucky
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     FATHER: Benjamin KEESEE 
     MOTHER: Pamelia Milley ARTHUR
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     CHILDREN
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    1.  NAME: Serrena VAN HOOSE
     ---- BORN:        1838          PLACE: ,Greenup Co.,Kentucky
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          DIED:  7 Sep 1870          PLACE:
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          SPOUSE: William Rollin PELPHREY 
          MARR: 13 Nov 1855          PLACE: ,Johnson Co.,Kentucky
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      2.  NAME: William Valentine VAN HOOSE
     ---- BORN:        1839          PLACE: ,Greenup Co.,Kentucky
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          SPOUSE: Clarinda LEMASTER 
          MARR: 26 Sep 1861          PLACE: ,Johnson County,Kentucky
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      3.  NAME: Levi Jasper VAN HOOSE     
     ---- BORN: 19 Feb 1842          PLACE: Greenup,Greenup Co.,Kentucky
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          DIED: 11 Sep 1910          PLACE: ,Johnson,Kentucky
          BUR.:                      PLACE: Pelphrey Cem.,Johnson,Kentucky
          SPOUSE: Malissa Alice 
          MARR: 28 Sep 1866          PLACE: ,Johnson Co.,Kentucky
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      4.  NAME: George William VAN HOOSE
     ---- BORN:        1844          PLACE: ,Greenup Co.,Kentucky
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          DIED:        1861          PLACE: In Civil War
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HUSBAND  - John C VAN HOOSE
    Will is dated the 29 Dec 1888.  I am named after John C but the Doctor recorded
   it as John See on the birth certificate.  
      Ref-1850 & 1870 census records of Johnson County, Kentucky
          1840 census records of Greenup County, Kentucky
    Other marriages: 27 Aug 1850       Sarah "Sally" PELPHREY
                      7 Nov 1885       Sarah E. ZORNES     
WIFE  - Almira KEESEE-In the 1850 census after Almira's death, John C was 
found in his sister's household Lidya Van Hoose Meade and the children are living i
n neighbors households.
 CHILD  2 - William Valentine VAN HOOSE-Other marriages: Rhoda SHULTZ
 CHILD  3 - Levi Jasper VAN HOOSE-
    Levi was injured in the Civil War by a cup of gunpowder exploding in his
    hand. He received a pension of $20 a month, in his old age,for this service.     
               Ref.  1850 thru 1900 census of Johnson Co. Ky.
                     Malissa's death certificate.
                     Levi's Civil War Records.