William H. Virts

Male 1855 - 1938


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  • Born  14 Feb 1855  Point of Rocks, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  5 Mar 1938  Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Green Hill Cemetery, Martinsburg, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1711  Virts
    Last Modified  8 Mar 2016 

    Father  Jacob Joseph Wirts, Jr.,   b. 1 Jan 1810, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1882, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ann Rebecca Mossburg,   b. 21 Feb 1828, Buckeystown, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1901, Point of Rocks, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Feb 1855  Evangelical Lutheran Church, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F320  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Virginia E. Mossburg,   b. 4 Jul 1863, Berkeley County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1902 
    Married  19 Apr 1883  Berkeley County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Arthur Granville Virts, Sr.,   b. 26 Apr 1884, Silver Spring, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1952, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Marjorie R. Virts,   b. 13 Nov 1890,   d. Jan 1977, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  8 Mar 2016 
    Family ID  F906  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Charlotte Elizabeth Shellman,   b. 20 Dec 1862,   d. 27 Nov 1930, Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  11 Feb 1904  Point of Rocks, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F907  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:

      Source Unknown. The body of William H. Virts, 83, Washington man, whose sudden death occurred in that city on Saturday, is being brought to Martinsburg for burial in Green Hill Cemetery, according to word received by Funeral Directors L. H. Weimer and Son, this city. He died at his home. The body will be brought to Martinsburg by the W. W. Chambers Company. Funeral Directors Weimer will meet the cortege at the edge of the city and escort them to the cemetery. Among the survivors are two children, Mrs. Marjorie Hargett and Arthur G. Virts, of Boyds, Md. His wife, who died in 1903, also is buried in Green Hill here, it was stated.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1553] West Virginia, Marriages 1853-1970.