Henry Bascom Hull
- Born: 15 Nov 1848, Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia
- Marriage: Josephine P. Kelly circa 1872
- Died: 13 Mar 1936, Chilhowie, Smyth Co., Virginia at age 87
- Buried: Round Hill Cemetery, Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia
Cause of his death was Arteriosclerosis / Prostatism.
The 1880 Federal Census for Jeffersonville, Tazewell Co., Va. (District 89, page 267B) records H. B. (31) and Josephine (30) Hall (sic) with children H. B. Jr. (7), A. T. (5), and Mattie K. (2).
The 1900 Federal Census for Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, District 826, page 74B, dated June 9, 1900 records Henry B. (Nov 1848) and Josephine P. (March 1850) Hull with children Clara V. (Nov 1882), Pauline V. (Nov 1884), Josephine (Oct 1886), and Denton G. (July 1894). Henry is working as an Insurance Agent and has been married to Josephine for 28 years. They have had 10 children of whom 7 are still living.
The 1910 Federal Census for Glade Spring, Washington Co., Virginia, District 116, page 6B records Henry B. (60) and Josephine P. (58) Hull with children Joseph K. (29), Josephine (23), and Denton G. (15). Henry is working as an Insurance Agent and has been married to Josephine for 39 years. They have had 10 children of whom 7 are still living.
The 1920 Federal Census for Tazewell Town, Tazewell Co., Va. (ED#136, page 192A) records Charles W. (42) and Clara (37) Steele with children Evelyn H. (10), Josephine M. (8), and Andrew J. (5) living near the intersection of Fincastle Road and Railroad Ave. Also in the household are -in-laws Henry B. (73) and Josephine P. (71) Hull.
The 1930 Federal Census for Chilhowie, Smyth Co., Virginia, District 1, page 4B, dated April 5, 1930 records the widower Henry B. Hull (81 - VA/VA/VA) with children Pauline V. Hull (45), Josephine Hull (43), and Denton G. Hull (35). Henry owns his home valued at $4,000 and is employed as a Life Insurance Agent. Pauline is working as a Public School Teacher while Josephine is a Stenographer for a Farm Supplies and Denton is a Laborer for Odd Jobs.
The 1940 Federal Census for Chilhowie, Smyth Co., Virginia, District 87-1, page 4B, dated April 15, 1940 records Pauline V. Hull (55), Josephine Hull (53), and Denton Hull (45).
Death date and burial from www.findagrave.com and Virginia death certificate.
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Henry B Hull (widowed)
Residence" Chilhowie, Marion, Smyth Co., VA
Occupation: Insurance Agent
Age at Death: 87
Birth Date: 15 Nov 1849
Death Date: 13 Mar 1936
Death Place: Chilhowie, Smyth, Virginia
Registration Date: 14 Mar 1936
Father: Thomas Hull
Mother: Sarah Byars
Spouse: Mrs H B Hull
Informant: Mrs. A. T. Hull [daughter-in-law]
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Insurance Agent (1910).
Henry married Josephine P. Kelly circa 1872. (Josephine P. Kelly was born on 23 Mar 1850 in Virginia, died on 1 Jan 1929 in Chilhowie, Smyth Co., Virginia and was buried on 2 Jan 1929 in Round Hill Cemetery, Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia.) The cause of her death was Influenza / Pneumonia.