Malvilla Long1,2,3

ID# 9261, (abt 1816 - 1855)
FatherGriffin Long1 ( - bt Mar 1817 - Apr 1817)
MotherSarah Graham4 (abt 1780 - )

Key Events:

Marriage: William Snow4,5,6
Birth: about 1 Mar 1816, Kentucky7,8
Death: 2 Jun 18559
Burial: Weston Cemetery, Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois10

Spouse: William Snow (about 13 Mar 1813 - 2 Sep 1856)
     Children:

  • Eliza Snow14 (abt 1837 - )
  • Mary A. Snow14 (abt 1838 - )
  • Elizabeth Snow14 (abt 1840 - )
  • John Snow14 (abt 1842 - )
  • Annis Snow14 (abt 1844 - )
  • Ginner Snow14 (abt 1846 - )
  • Adeline Snow14 (abt 1848 - )
  • Jack Snow14 (abt Dec 1849 - )

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     
Malvilla (Long) Snow's Tombstone
photo courtesy Bonnie Jean Selig, R.I.P.

     Malvilla married William Snow.4,5,6 She was born about 1 Mar 1816 in Kentucky.7,8 On 9 May 1836 Malvilla and her sister Eliza and their husbands sold to their uncle Thomas Long their rights as heirs of their father in a tract on head of Spring Ck., "the proper boundaries not known to the parties," for $80.11 Malvilla and William were living in Sangamon Co., Illinois, when they made that sale.12
     Malvilla and William appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Mill Creek, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, enumerated 12 Oct 1850. Their children Eliza, Mary, Elizabeth, John, Annis, Ginner, Adeline and Jack were listed as living with them, as was Joseph Gates, age 77, relationship unknown.13
     Malvilla died on 2 Jun 1855.9 She was buried in Weston Cemetery, Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois.10

Citations

  1. [S1975] Caldwell Co. Deeds, O:143-4, John Ball & wife Eliza and William Snow & wife Malvilla to Thomas Long, 17 Apr 1849, shows them as heirs of Griffing Long, decst.
  2. [S2827] William Snow household, 1850 U.S. Census, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, shows name as Malvilla Snow.
  3. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial #11396866, Melvilla Snow, and includes tombstone photo showing same.
  4. [S1975] Caldwell Co. Deeds, O:143-4, John Ball & wife Eliza and William Snow & wife Malvilla to Thomas Long, 17 Apr 1849.
  5. [S2827] William Snow household, 1850 U.S. Census, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  6. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial #11396866, Melvilla Snow, includes tombstone photo showing her as "wife of Wm Snow."
  7. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial #11396866, Melvilla Snow, shows age 39 yrs, 3 mo, 1 day at death 2 Jun 1855, and includes tombstone photo showing same.
  8. [S2827] William Snow household, 1850 U.S. Census, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, shows age 33 and state.
  9. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial #11396866, Melvilla Snow, shows date, and includes tombstone photo showing same.
  10. [S500] Findagrave.com, online, memorial #11396866, Melvilla Snow, and includes tombstone photo.
  11. [S1975] Caldwell Co. Deeds, K:247, Caleb C Cobb to Daniel Jarrett, 16 Sep 1841; K:249-52, C. C. Cobb to Robt. L. Cobb, David R Bell & Gideon D. Cobb dated 2 Aug 1841, item No. 14; K248, Caleb C. Cobb to Louisa Long, dated 9 Aug 1841; and O:143-4, John Ball & wife Eliza and William Snow & wife Malvilla to Thomas Long dated 9 May 1836, assigned to assigned to Caleb C. Cobb 8 Dec 1843.
  12. [S1975] Caldwell Co. Deeds, O:143-4, John Ball & wife Eliza and William Snow & wife Malvilla to Thomas Long, 17 Apr 1849, shows them as of Sangamon Co., Illinois.
  13. [S2827] William Snow household, 1850 U.S. Census, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois.
  14. [S2827] William Snow household, 1850 U.S. Census, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, shows them apparently living as parent and child.