236. William5 Gorby Jr (William4, Eli3, Thomas2, Samuel1) was born in WV. March 25, 1857.

He married twice. He married Atha Steel. Atha was born in KY. ABT. 1873. Ref: CEN1910

He married Matilda B Coats in Wetzel Co, WV., January 24, 1878. Matilda was born in PA. March 1845. Discrepant sources: Gorby Book listed name as Matilda Coats.

Ref: CMW1 has copy of a Delayed Certificate of Birth for Daisy Olive Gorby issued by State of WV in 1942 which lists her name as Mathilda B Coates, and that she was born in Pennsylvania.

The Wetzel County Families Book lists a Matilda Coats, born 1845 in Monongalia Co, WV.

Ref: CEN1900 - Lists as Matilda B, born March 1845 in PA.

William resided :. In 1910, Belpre, OH. (1936) William Gorby Jr was a mechanic by trade. He was a very active supporter of the Methodist Church and rendered a very fine and effective service through his wonderful ability to exhort, sing, and pray.

Ref: CEN1900 - Lived in Belpre Twp, Washington Co, OH.

Ref: CEN1910 - Listed as 'Garby' on this Census. Also listed foster son Joseph Steele, age 15 born in WV.

William Gorby Jr and Atha Steel had the following children:

child 931 i. Charles Dale6 Gorby was born ABT. 1908. Ref: CEN1910

child 932 ii. Dorothy Gorby. Ref: CEN1910 - Not listed on this Census.

child 933 iii. William Francis Gorby was born ABT. 1908. Ref: CEN1910

William Gorby Jr and Matilda B Coats had the following children:

child + 934 iv. Daisy Olive Gorby was born December 10, 1878.

child + 935 v. Minnie Myrtle Gorby was born June 17, 1881.

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