McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Blackburn E. Wills

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 89.
Blackburn Wills, son of Barrett and Alpha Wills, born in Boone Co, WV
Married Sarah A. Ellison.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 20.
Listed in household of Henry L. Cooke, as a farm laborer.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 5, No 194, Haga, page 24.
James Austin Cooper, age 26, son of B.F. and Jane Cooper, married on 17 Apr
1897 Victoria Willes, age 20, daughter of B.E. and Sarah A. Willes.
Lists Blackburn's middle initial as E.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 755.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Blackborn Wills, age 30, head of household, a farmer.
5. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Will E. Blackburn (sic Blackburn E. Wills) born on 11 May 1850; died on
29 Dec 1890; buried in Mitchell Harris Cook (aka Cook Chapel) Cemetery,
Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV.


Sarah Ann Ellison

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #14.
Listed as Sarah Jane Ellison, age 1, born in VA, in household of John Walker,
with parents, Matison and Lucretia Walker Ellison.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Madison Ellison.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 89.
Married Blackburn Wills, son of Barrett and Alpha Wills. Born in Boone Co,
WV.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 20.
Listed in household of Henry L. Cooke, as a domestic servant.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 73, Haga, page 29.
Wesley Farley, age 52, married Mrs. Sarah Ann Wills, age 42, on 3 Dec 1891.
Believe this is the Sarah Ann Ellison that married Blackburn Wills. Age
matches. Apparently she was widowed or something happened to Blackburn for
her to be a servant in the 1870 census.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 755.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Sarah A. Wills, age 31, in household of husband, Blackborn Wills.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #27.
Listed as Sarah A. Farley, age 51, in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Sarah A. Wills Farley; born on 14 Apr 1849; died on 2 Feb 1941; buried in
Mitchell Harris Cook (aka Cook Chapel) Cemetery,
Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV.
9. E-mail response from Barbe Cook, Wilmington, NC, barbecook@aol.com
Sarah Ann Ellison; born on 14 Apr 1848; died on 2 Feb 1940; married first,
Blackburn E. Wills; second, Wesley Farley on 3 Dec 1891.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 218B, Family #87.
Listed as Sarah A. Farley, age 61, born in WV, married twice, last time for 18 yrs, 6 children, 6 living,
in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate; WV Archives Web Site; Certificate #_____.
Sarah A. Farley; wife of Wesley Farley; daughter of Madison and Lucretia Stewart Ellison; died on
2 Feb 1941 in Wyoming Co, WV.
(Could not view image of certificate)


Joseph Elsworth Wills

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 755.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Joseph E. Wills, age 6, in household of father, Blackborn
Wills.


Blackburn Wills Jr

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga 1880.
Blackburn Wills was born on 1 Aug 1880 to B. E. and S.A. Wills.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #27.
Listed as Oley B. Wills, age 19, in household of step-father, Wesley Farley.


Wesley Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.
Family #25.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 16, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph
J. Farley.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, 1854-1910", Ronald Ray Turner, 1991,
page 103. Married Nancy Cooper, widow, age 42, born in Mercer Co, WV,
daughter of John and Fanny Cooper, on 11 Sep 1866.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
His mother Elizabeth is listed in his household.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District; Rockview PO; taken on 27 jun 1870; Page 572A;
Family #106/106.
Listed as Wesley Farley; age 35; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A, Family #20.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 50, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 1, Haga, page 34.
Wesley Farley, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Farley, married Nancy Cooper, age
42, a widow, born in Mercer Co, WV, daughter of John and Fanny Browning, on
11 Sep 1866.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 73, Haga, page 29.
Wesley Farley, age 52, married Mrs. Sarah Ann Wills, age 42, on 3 Dec 1891.
Believe this is the Sarah Ann Ellison that married Blackburn Wills. Age
matches. Apparently she was widowed or something happened to Blackburn for
her to be a servant in the 1870 census.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #27.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 62, head of household.
9. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Wesley Farley; no birth or death dates; "Co I 7 WV Calvary"; buried in
Rockview Cemetery, Rockview, Wyoming Co, WV.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 218B, Family #87.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 73, born in WV, married twice, last time for 18 yrs, farmer, head of
household.


Sarah Ann Ellison

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #14.
Listed as Sarah Jane Ellison, age 1, born in VA, in household of John Walker,
with parents, Matison and Lucretia Walker Ellison.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Madison Ellison.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 89.
Married Blackburn Wills, son of Barrett and Alpha Wills. Born in Boone Co,
WV.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 20.
Listed in household of Henry L. Cooke, as a domestic servant.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 73, Haga, page 29.
Wesley Farley, age 52, married Mrs. Sarah Ann Wills, age 42, on 3 Dec 1891.
Believe this is the Sarah Ann Ellison that married Blackburn Wills. Age
matches. Apparently she was widowed or something happened to Blackburn for
her to be a servant in the 1870 census.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 755.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Sarah A. Wills, age 31, in household of husband, Blackborn Wills.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #27.
Listed as Sarah A. Farley, age 51, in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Sarah A. Wills Farley; born on 14 Apr 1849; died on 2 Feb 1941; buried in
Mitchell Harris Cook (aka Cook Chapel) Cemetery,
Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV.
9. E-mail response from Barbe Cook, Wilmington, NC, barbecook@aol.com
Sarah Ann Ellison; born on 14 Apr 1848; died on 2 Feb 1940; married first,
Blackburn E. Wills; second, Wesley Farley on 3 Dec 1891.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 218B, Family #87.
Listed as Sarah A. Farley, age 61, born in WV, married twice, last time for 18 yrs, 6 children, 6 living,
in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate; WV Archives Web Site; Certificate #_____.
Sarah A. Farley; wife of Wesley Farley; daughter of Madison and Lucretia Stewart Ellison; died on
2 Feb 1941 in Wyoming Co, WV.
(Could not view image of certificate)


Isaac Quinn Brooks

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #15.
Listed as Isaac Q. Cooke, age 25, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage", WGS, Page 89.
Married Rebecca Cooke. Son was Richard Lorenzo Brooks, their eleventh child.
3. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Page 135.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 387.
Was daughter of Pemberton and Ruthie Shumate Cooke.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 126.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 539C; Image 11
of 12; Family #96/96.
Listed as I.Q. Brook; age 55; married; farmer; head of household.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #55.
Listed as Vain (sic Quin) Brooks, age 75, in household of son, Hugh P.
Brooks.
8. "Wyoming Mountaineer"; Pineville, WV; Friday 7 Jan 1910; newspaper obit; written by G.P. Goode;
husband of Rebecca and Isaac's granddaughter, Ada Brooks.


Rebecca Cook

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of husband, Isaac Q. Brooks.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage", WGS, Page 89.
Married Rebecca Cooke. Son was Richard Lorenzo Brooks, their eleventh child.
3. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Page 135.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 387.
Was daughter of Pemberton and Ruthie Shumate Cooke.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 126.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 539C; Image 11
of 12; Family #96/96.
Listed as Rebecca Brooks, age 50, in household of husband, I.Q. Brooks, as
keeping house.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #55.
Listed as Rebecca Brooks, age 70, in household of son, Hugh P. Brooks.
8. "Wyoming Mountaineer"; Pineville, WV; Friday 7 Jan 1910; newspaper obit; written by G.P. Goode;
husband of Rebecca's granddaughter, Ada Brooks.


Leonidas Brooks

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Isaac Q. Brooks.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 126.


Micajah Ball

1. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Per Haga, Sally Ball married Reuben Roach on 6 Dec 1806 in Monroe Co, VA.
She was daughter of Micajah Ball.
2. "Monroe Co, WV, Marriages, 1799-1850", Evans, page 11.
Reuben Roach married on 18 Dec 1806, Sarah Ball, daughter of Micajah Ball.
Mickelberry Roach was surety on bond. Minister was John Alderson.
Bond date was 6 Dec 1806. They were married on 18 Dec 1806.


Margaret Roach

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #16.
Listed as Margaret Roach, age 24, born in VA, in household of father,
Reuben Roach.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 391.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Reuben R. Roach.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Will of father, Reuben Roach.


Edward Roach

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #16.
Listed as Edward Roach, age 35, born in VA, a shoemaker, in household of
father, Reuben Roach.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 391.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Will of father, Reuben Roach.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Juliet Allen married Edward Roach, son of Reubin Roach.


Emaline Roach

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Edward Roach.


Patterson Roach

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Edward Roach.


Floyd Roach

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Edward Roach.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1855.


Leroy Roach

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Edward Roach.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, Wv.." Haga, 1857.
Lists mother as Juliet Roach.
3. 1880 Census, Kanawha Co, WV, Cabin Creek District, taken on 11 Jun 1880, Page 170A, Family #171.
Listed as Leroy Roach, age 23, born in WV, coal miner, in household of brother, Monterville P. Roach.


Edward Roach

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #16.
Listed as Edward Roach, age 35, born in VA, a shoemaker, in household of
father, Reuben Roach.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 391.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Will of father, Reuben Roach.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Juliet Allen married Edward Roach, son of Reubin Roach.


Juliet Allen

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 3 Aug 1850, Page 206B, Family #31.
Listed as Juliet Walker, age 29, born in VA, in household of mother, Nancy
Daniels Allen.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Lists Juliet as daughter who married Edward Roach. Did she first marry
(____) Walker? Yes, see Ref 3.
3. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Page 77.
First married Jacob? Walker, second Edward Roach.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Juliet Allen married Edward Roach, son of Reubin Roach.
5. Ancestry.com Web Site, Juliet Allen Search, 2 Sep 2002, submitted by Sandra
Griffith, sandrag627@aol.com.
Juliet Allen; born on 28 Nov 1821 in Carroll Co, VA.


Joseph Mangus

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #17.
Listed as Joseph Mangus, age 29, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 348.
Married Julina Cooke.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jul 1870, Page 593A, Family #85.
Joseph Mangus, age 49, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jun 1880, Page 528A, Family #66.
Listed as Joseph Mangus, age 59, born in VA, "broken leg", farmer, head of household.
5. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Mangus Search, 18 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Joseph Mangus; born on 9 Jul 1820 in Roanoke City, Botetourt Co, VA; died on
16 Jul 1898 at Pinoake, Mercer Co, WV; son of John and Hannah Ronk Mangus;
married Juliana Cook abt 1847 in Logan Co, WV.


Julian Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #17.
Listed as Julian Mangus, age 18, born in VA, in household of husband, Joseph
Mangus.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 348.
Married Joseph Mangus.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jul 1870, Page 593A, Family #85.
Listed as Julian Mangus, age 37, born in VA, in household of husband, Joseph Mangus.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 347.
Daughter of William and Catherine Stewart Cooke.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jun 1880, Page 528A, Family #66.
Listed as Julina Mangus, age 47, born in WV, in household of husband, Joseph Mangus.
6. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Mangus Search, 18 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Joseph Mangus; born on 9 Jul 1820 in Roanoke City, Botetourt Co, VA; died on
16 Jul 1898 at Pinoake, Mercer Co, WV; son of John and Hannah Ronk Mangus;
married Juliana Cook abt 1847 in Logan Co, WV.
Juliana Cook; born on 23 Aug 1831 in Logan Co, WV; died on 1 Jun 1894 in
Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of William and Catherine Stewart Cooke, Sr.


Almeda Mangus

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jul 1870, Page 593A, Family #85.
Listed as Almeda Mangus, age 10, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph Mangus.


James M. Perry

1. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, taken 20 Jul 1850, page 119, Family #19.
Listed as James Perry, age 9, in household of father, William Perry.
2. 1860 Census, Logan Co, WV, Buffalo P.O., taken on 29 Jun 1860, Page 242,
Family #272.
Listed as James M. Perry, age 18, born in VA, in household of father,
William Perry.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV,...", Vol 1, Haga, page 66.
James Perry, age 24, born in Logan Co, WV and a resident of Logan Co, WV,
son of William and Hannah Perry, married Margaret Mangus, age 17, born in
Logan Co, Wv, daughter of Joseph and Juline Mangus. They were married on 1 Feb 1866.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 110.
Listed as head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as James M. Perry, age 38, born in WV, farm laborer, head of household.
6. 1900 Census, Boone Co, WV, Crook District, taken on 8 Jun 1900, Page 155A, Family #97.
Listed as James M. Perry, age 59, born in WV in Feb 1841, farmer, head of household.


Margaret Jane L. Mangus

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 28 Jul 1850, page 205A,
Family #17.
Listed as Margaret J.L. Mangus, age 1, born in VA, in household of father,
Joseph Mangus.
2. "Marriage Records Of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 65.
James Perry, son of William and Hannah Perry, married Margaret Jane Mangus,
daughter of Joseph and Julina Mangus.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 110.
4. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Margaret J. Perry, age 30, born in WV, in household of husband, James M. Perry.
5. 1900 Census, Boone Co, WV, Crook District, taken on 8 Jun 1900, Page 155A, Family #97.
Listed as Jane Perry, age 50, born in WV, in Aug 1849, married 34 yrs, 13 children, 11 living, in
household of husband, James M. Perry.


William A. Perry

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 110.
Listed in household of father, James M. Perry.
2. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1866.
William A. Perry was born 16 Oct 1866 to James M. and Margaret Perry.
3. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Bill Perry, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Joseph L. Perry

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1867.
Joseph L. Perry was born 8 Dec 1867 to James M. and Jane Perry.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 110.
Listed in household of father, James M. Perry.
3. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Joseph L. Perry, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Anna L. Perry

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Anna L. Perry, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Mary Perry

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Mary Perry, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Nancy L. Perry

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1873.
Nancy L. Perry was born on 9 Feb 1873 to James M. and Margaret J. Perry.


G. P. Perry

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1876.
G.P. Perry was born on 3 Feb 1876 to James M. and Margaret J. Perry.


Erastus N. Perry

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Eustace N. Perry, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Thomas E. Perry

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Triadelphia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 305A, Family #39.
Listed as Thomas Perry, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Perry.
2. 1900 Census, Boone Co, WV, Crook District, taken on 8 Jun 1900, Page 155A, Family #97.
Listed as Thomas E. Perry, age 21, born in WV, in Jul 1878, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Srella M. Perry

1. 1900 Census, Boone Co, WV, Crook District, taken on 8 Jun 1900, Page 155A, Family #97.
Listed as Stella M. Perry, age 14, born in WV, in Sep 1885, in household of father, James M. Perry.


Richard Locke Brooks Sr.

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA; District 71; taken on 28 Jul 1850; Page 205A; I,age 3 of 38;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Richard Brooks, age 74, born in VA, school teacher, in household of son, William R.
Brooks.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage", WGS, Page 87.
Son of William and Nancy Ann Locke Brooks of Fauquier Co then Tazewell Co,
VA.
Married Margaret McClancy in 1794. She died in 1840-1850 in Wyoming Co, WV.
Served in War of 1812.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
4. "Archives of Tazewell...", Yantis, page 238. Information on Richard's
parents, William and Nancy Ann Locke Brooks.
Bible of William Brooks lists Richard's birth as 12 Feb 1774.


Margaret McClancy

1. "Wyoming County Heritage", WGS, Page 87.
Married Richard Locke Brooks in 1794. She died in 1840-1850 in Wyoming Co, WV.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385..


Ann Brooks

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Anne Brooks, born 1803, daughter of Richard and Margaret McClancy Brooks,
married first James Ellis; second, William Perry.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Brooks, wife Nancy Locke, search, 1 Feb 2002;
submitted by unknown.
Anne Ellis Brooks (sic, Ann Brooks Ellis); born on 6 May 1803 in Tazewell
Co, VA; daughter of Richard and Margaret Clancey Brooks; married William
Perry about 1825.


Margaret Brooks

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA; District 71; taken on 28 Jul 1850; Page 205A; I,age 3 of 38;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Margaret Brooks, age 43, born in VA, in household of brother, William R. Brooks.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Was an invalid and never married.


Elizabeth Brooks

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Elizabeth Brooks (1809-1896), daughter of Richard and Margaret McClancy
Brooks, married Rev Benjamin Hager, of Boone Co, WV.


Richard Locke Brooks Jr.

1. "Wyoming Co, WV Hertiage...", page 87.
Married Judith Adkins
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Married Judith Adkins, served as Methodist minister in Boone, Logan,
Lincoln, Kanawha and Upshur Co's in WV.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Rev Robert Brooks, son of Richard and Margaret McClancy Brooks, married
Margaret Workman and lived in Kanawha Co, WV.


James Auxley Brooks

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
James Auxley Brooks (b 1815), son of Richard and Margaret McClancy
Brooks, became a minister and M.D. in Ohio.


John K. Brooks

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
John K. Brooks (b 1817), son of Richard and Margaret McClancy Brooks, married
Louisa Elkins and moved to Ohio.


Robert Brooks

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 385.
Rev Robert Brooks, son of Richard and Margaret McClancy Brooks, married
Margaret Workman and lived in Kanawha Co, WV.