EZRA WOLFE, Company "L"

Submitted by Roy Lamb, gr-grandson.

     EZRA MARTIN WOLFE, the son of Martin Van Buren Wolfe and Elizabeth Sine, was born on the 27 of September 1844 in Preston County, Virginia (now W.Va). He married Alcestia C. Kennedy on 22 April 1870, Harrison County, W. Va., and died 6 October 1917, Glen Falls, Harrison County, W. Va.

Ezra enlisted in the Union Army on the 28th day of February 1865 to serve for a period of one year. Ezra was described as being 18 years of age 5' 7" tall, fair complexion, gray eyes, and at the time of his enrollment his occupation was a farmer. Ezra served as a substitute for one Joseph G. Thompson of Clarksburg West Virginia. Ezra enlisted at Grafton West Virginia and was assigned to Company L of the First West Virginia Cavalry. He was discharged July 8th 1865.

Children of Ezra and Alcestia (Kennedy) WOLFE:

1..Alice WOLFE 1871-1954 - m. John Thomas Johnston 1866-1938
2..Icie WOLFE 1872-1956 - m Clinton Griffith
3..Charles Mason WOLFE 1874-1962. m Mary Virginia Whitehair
4..Harvey WOLFE 1876-1963. m Dessie Leona Whitehair 1876-1945
5..Hezzie WOLFE 1879-1960. m Zetta Davis
6..Ezra WOLFE 1880
7..Dollie Carrie WOLFE 1881-1930. m Robert W. Beard
8..Harry Henry WOLFE 1883-1964. m Mary Dorothy Evans 1884-1961
9..Nellie WOLFE 1886-1996. m Howard Agrippa Lamb 1874-1959
10.Flora WOLFE 1889-1980. m William Lee Seckman
11.Allen WOLFE 1891-1901
12.Emma Lee WOLFE 1894-1981. m Arthur Britton Miller 1881-1970