|SCRUGGS, Andrew Warfield
SCRUGGS, Andrew Warfield 2
Andrew married Mary Geraldine ROCKETT, daughter of Edward William ROCKETT and Martha SLOMAN, on 14 May 1914 in Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada.1 The marriage ended in Divorce by 1917. (Mary Geraldine ROCKETT was born in 1862 in Huish Champflower, Somerset County, England, christened on 11 May 1862 in St. Peter's Parish, Huish Champflower, Somerset, England, died in 1950 in Hespeler, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada and was buried in 1950 in New Hope Cemetery, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada.)
Ontario Marriage Index, 1858-1899 (Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada). Surety: 4. Name: Andrew Scruggs
Place of Birth: Guthrie, Kentucky
Marital Status: bachelor
Father: J.W. Scruggs
Mother: Betty Watson
Spouse Name: Mary Rockett
Residence: Port Hope, Ont.
Place of Birth: Wiveliscombe, Eng.
Marital Status: spinster
Father: Edward Wm. Rockett
Mother: Martha Sloman
Witnesses: Arthur Rockett [Mary's son]; Ida Bennet
Marriage Date: 14 May 1914
Marriage Place: Toronto, York County, Ontario
Signed By: Andrew Warfield Scruggs and May G. Rockett
. I believe that this marriage was short-lived, as Andrew appears to have remarried by 1917 and is living in St. Louis, Missouri with his second wife and their children.
2 1880 US Census (District 75, Guthrie, Todd County, Kentucky). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Wiley J. Scruggs (age 48, b. TN), wife Elizabeth [Watson] (age 37, b. GA) and children Devalco (age 12, b. TN), William E. (age 11, b. TN), Gentle Annie (age 10, b. TN), Wiley W. (age 7, b. TN), Warfield (age 3, b. TN) and David J. (age 11 mos, b. TN), living in Guthrie, Kentucky. Wiley is listed as a "blacksmith" and indicates that his father was born in Virginia and his mother in North Carolina. Elizabeth indicates that both her parents were born in North Carolina.