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John Wade Hampton Maphis
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1883
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1962
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA

John was the son of William Maphis and Sarah C. (Reed) Maphis.

When John married in 1910, his middle name was given as 'Wade'. When he registered for the U.S. Draft in 1917-18, John printed and also signed his middle name as 'Hampton'. When John registered for the U.S. Draft in 1942, his middle names were typed as 'Wade Hammond' and he signed as 'John H. Maphis'.

John married Mary Eva (Beatty) Maphis (15 Sept 1890 - Dec 1983) on 1 Feb 1910 in Hampshire County, West Virginia. She was born in Hampshire County to John Henry Beatty (Jan 1850 - 20 Jan 1908) and Sarah Catherine (Haines) Beatty (born Nov 1854).

In the 1910, 1920 and 1930 U.S. Censuses, John and Mary were living in Hampshire County, West Virginia.

Mary died in Hampshire County, West Virginia, as 'Eva Maphis'.

Obituary provided by Vicki:


John H. Maphis

Romney John H. Maphis, 79, Romney, died in Hampshire Memorial Hospital Friday.

He was a son of the late William and Sarah (Reed) Maphis, Romney.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Mary Eza (Beatty) Maphis; a daughter, Mrs. Beulah Reynolds, Romney; seven sons, Isaac W., Marvin (Tommy), Dailey L., Garland (Gene) E., and Paul M. Maphis, all of Romney, Allen C. Maphis, Clarksburg, and Robert W. Maphis, Nashville, Tenn.; a brother Isaac N. Maphis, Keyser; and 11 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

The body is at the Shaffer Funeral Home, Romney, where friends will be received today from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

Service will be held in Romney Christian Church tomorrow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Raymond Martin officiating. Interment will be in Ebenezer Cemetery near Romney.
Family links: 
  Mary Eva Beatty Maphis (1890 - 1983)*
  Beulah Ellen Maphis Reynolds (1910 - 1968)*
  Isaac William Maphis (1913 - 2006)*
  Marvin Thomas Maphis (1915 - 1974)*
  Faye C Maphis (1918 - 1935)*
  Dailey Lee Maphis (1919 - 2002)*
  Garland Eugene Maphis (1922 - 2002)*
  Paul Martin Maphis (1925 - 1975)*
  Allen Cornwell Maphis (1927 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Ebenezer Cemetery
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: myta
Record added: Jun 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91857062
John Wade Hampton Maphis
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John Wade Hampton Maphis
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John Hammond Maphis was married to Mary Eva Beatty Maphis
- Vicki
 Added: Dec. 2, 2012

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