McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Edith Cozetta Sizemore

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 11 Apr 1930, page 157A, Family #21.
Listed as Cozetta Sizemore, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Phillip Sizemore.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries;http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Edith C. McKinney; born in 1925; died in 1974; buried in Rube Howerton Cemetery, Basin, Wyoming Co, WV.


Gayther William Johnson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 52; WV Archives Web Site.
Gayther Johnson; age 21; born in Washington Co, VA; single; miner; living at Mohegan, WV; son of E.S. and Pearlie;
married on 27 Sep 1934 at Caples, WV; Beatrice Mullins; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
Mohegan, WV; daughter of ___and Alafare.


Nora Beatrice Mullins

1. "McDowell Co, WVGW:Queries 1997", internet site
www.scioto.org/McDowell/MQS/queries1997.html
Melissa Johnson Wills, milissawills@juno.com
Looking for information on her grandmother, Nora Beatrice Mullins, born at
Caples on 31 Mar 1916, married (________) Johnson. Her parents were: Richard
and Nancy Alafaire Whitt Mullins. Nancy Alafaire Whitt was a daughter of
Hannah Smith.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 52; WV Archives Web Site.
Gayther Johnson; age 21; born in Washington Co, VA; single; miner; living at Mohegan, WV; son of E.S. and Pearlie;
married on 27 Sep 1934 at Caples, WV; Beatrice Mullins; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
Mohegan, WV; daughter of ___and Alafare.


J.L. Dow Miller

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 185B, Family #46.
Listed as Dow Miller, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Isaac Edward Miller.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Dow L. Miller; born on 28 Dec 1901; died on 5 Oct 1992; buried in Miller Cemetery Brenton,
Wyoming Co, WV.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 9 Jan 1920, page 137A, Family #41.
Listed as Dow Miller, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Isaac E. Miller.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 83A, Family #196.
Listed as Dow Miller, age 28, born in WV, married at 23, truck farmer, head of household.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by Patty Greene;
14 Apr 2006; maintained by James Brady.
J.L. "Dow" Miller; born 28 Dec 1901; died 5 Oct 1992; buried here; headstone and picture shown.
"Son of Isaac Edward "Ed" Miller (1870-1940) & Amanda Lockhart-Lester-Miller (1868-1942).

"Sister of Charlotte "Lottie" Miller (1892-Deceased), Eva Miller (1894-Deceased), James M. Miller (1896-1970), Mollie Virginia Miller-Cook (1897-1970), Cora Miller-Cook (1900-1922), Dow L. Miller (1901-1992), Stella Miller (1904-Deceased), & Augusta "Gusta" Miller (1907-Deceased).

"Married to Hassie Lee Hawks-Miller (1907-1998) on April 11, 1925 in McDowell County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, McDowell County, WV, 1925, Page 424, Application Date: April 11, 1925).

"Dow Miller was a farmer.

"Family links:
" Parents:
Isaac Edward Miller (1870 - 1940)
Amanda Lockhart-Lester Miller (1867 - 1942)

" Spouse:
Hassie Lee Hawks Miller (1907 - 1998)

" Siblings:
James Matthew Miller (1896 - 1970)*
Mollie Virginia Miller Cook (1897 - 1970)*
Cora Miller Cook (1900 - 1922)*
J. L. Miller (1901 - 1992)


Hassie Lee Hawks

1. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Hassie L. Hawks Miller; born on 17 Mar 1907; died on ; 9 Aug 1998 buried in Miller Cemetery Brenton,
Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 83A, Family #196.
Listed as Hassie Miller, age 21, born in VA, married at 16, in household of husband, Dow L. Miller.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by Patty Greene;
14 Apr 2006; maintained by James Brady.
Hassie Lee Hawks Miller; born 17 Mar 1907; died 9 Aug 1998; buried here; headstone and family
pictures shown.
"Daughter of James Arthur "Bob" Hawks (1881-1957) & Alie Emaline Semones-Hawks (1888-1967).

"Sister of Curtis Henry Hawks (1909-1961), Gladys Hawks-Bowman (1912-1997), Margie Laura Hawks-Miller (1912-1933), Arlys Hawks (1915-1971), Ruby Hawks-Brady (1915-1986), Otis Elvin Hawks, & Claudia Anna Hawks-Bottoms.

"Married to Dow L. Miller (1901-1992) on April 11, 1925 in McDowell County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, McDowell County, WV, 1925, Page 424, Application Date: April 11, 1925).


"Family links:
Parents:
James Arthur Hawks (1881 - 1957)
Alie Amelia Emaline Semones Hawks (1888 - 1967)

"Spouse:
J. L. Miller (1901 - 1992)*

"Siblings:
Otis Elvin Hawks (1906 - 1975)*
Hassie Lee Hawks Miller (1907 - 1998)
Curtis Henry Hawks (1909 - 1961)*
Gladys Hawks Bowman (1912 - 1997)*
Margie Laurie Hawks Miller (1912 - 1933)*
Arlys Hawks (1915 - 1971)*
Ruby Hawks Brady (1915 - 1986)*
Claudie Anner Hawks Bottoms (1927 - 2012)* ..."


Charles Inscore

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Inscore; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
son of Lee and Margaret; married on 22 Jul 1915 at Jenkinjones, WV; Adeline Mitchem; age 18
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Bud and Louisa.


Adeline Mitchem

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 101A, Family 323.
Listed as Adaline Mitchem, age 3, in household of father, George Mitchem.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 59A; Family #16/23.
Listed as Adaline Mitchem; age 13; born in WV; in household of mother; Louisa Mitchem Mitchem.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Inscore; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
son of Lee and Margaret; married on 22 Jul 1915 at Jenkinjones, WV; Adeline Mitchem; age 18
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Bud and Louisa.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 231; WV Archives Web Site.
Reece Mitchem; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; miner; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
son of Lewis and Eliza; married on 12 Sep 1923 at Leckie, WV; Adeline Inscore; age 26; born
in McDowell Co, WV; divorced(marked thru), widow; daughter of unknown parents.
5. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Rural Section; E.D. 41-41; Page 1027A; Image
29 of 84; Household #264.
Listed as Adaline Mitchem; age 42; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in Big Sandy,
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Reece Mitchem.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 008440; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Adeline Mitchem; age 64; born 19 Jun 1896 in WV; married; living at 529 Bostick Ave, Beckley,
WV; domestic; daughter of George and Louise Mitchem; died 15 Jun 1961 at her home; from
acute myocardial infarction due to H.C.V.D.; buried 18 Jun 1961 in Blue Ridge Cemetery, Beckley,
WV; informant, Reece Mitchem, Beckley, WV.


Joseph Albert Goodwin

1. "Wyoming County WV Hertiage", WGS 1995, "Joseph and Betty Acord Goodwin" article, page 111.
Betty Acord; born on 20 Apr 1948 in Oceana, WV; daughter of Robert and Myrtle Hager Acord, Jr; married Joseph Albert
Goodwin, son of Boots Logan and Orphia Noe Goodwin, on 10 Jan 1965


Betty Jo Acord

1. "Wyoming County WV Hertiage", WGS 1995, "Joseph and Betty Acord Goodwin" article, page 111.
Betty Acord; born on 20 Apr 1948 in Oceana, WV; daughter of Robert and Myrtle Hager Acord, Jr; married Joseph Albert
Goodwin, son of Boots Logan and Orphia Noe Goodwin, on 10 Jan 1965


Okey V. Ford

1. Social Security Death Index.
Okey V. Ford; born on 31 Jan 1902; died on 8 Jun 1978; living at Bradshaw, McDowell Co, WV at death.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Davy, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 227B,
Family #16.
Listed as Okey Ford, age 28, born in WV, married at 24, coal loader in coal mine, head of household.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Okey V. Ford; born on 31 Jan 1903; died on 8 Jun 1978; buried in Brewster Cemetery, Indian
Creek-Bee Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Maude J.

1. Social Security Death Index.
Maude J. Ford; born on 19 Aug 1907; died on 10 Oct 2003; living at Rocky Mount, Franklin Co, VA at
death.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Davy, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 228A, Family
#16.
Listed as Maude Ford, age 22, born in VA, married at 18, in household of husband, Okey V. Ford.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Maude J. Ford; bornm on 19 Aug 1908; died (No Date); buried in Brewster Cemetery, Indian Creek-Bee
Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.
(She may not be buried here since there is no death date. She was living in Franklin Co, VA at death)


Charles H. Ford

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Davy, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 228A, Family
#16.
Listed as Charles H. Ford, age 2yrs, 11 months, born in WV, in household of father, Okey V. Ford.


Emmett Clifford Privett

1. "Hertiage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, JohnL. Tilley-Clarissa Prather Tilley
Article, page 176.
Mary A. Tilley (1875-1955) married Lee Privett (1867-1943).
Their children were: Cora, Coy, Troy, George, Charlie, Leland, Fred, Emmett
and Ted.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 4, No 222, Haga, page 53.
Milas Lee Privett, age 26, born in Ashe Co, NC (son of James Milas Privett),
married on 28 Dec 1893 Mary A. Tilley, age 18, born in Ashe Co, NC, daughter
of John L. and Clarissa Tilley.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Leland Privett search, 12 Aug 2001, submitted by
rbaileynew@aol.com
Emmett Clifford Privett; born on 27 May 1912 in WV; died on 2 Jul 1971 in
Wyoming Co, WV; son of Miles Leander and Mary Ann Tilley Privett; married
(_________) Stewart, daughter of Lacy Bert and Fannie Cemantha Webb Stewart.
4. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Emmett C. Privett; born on27 May 1912; died on 2 Jul 1971; buried in Brewster Cemetery, Indian
Creek-Bee Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 2/3 Feb 1920, Page 194A, Family #85.
Listed as Emmet Prevett, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Miles L. Privett.


Hattie Ethel Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 13/14/15 Jan 1920,
Page 189A, Family #4.
Listed as Hattie E. Stewart, age 2 yr 4 mon, born in WV, in household of
father, Bert L. Stewart.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 146B; Family #30/32.
Listed as Hattie Stewart; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Bert L. Stewart.
3. On line Obit; Posted on Adam Toler Memorial Funeral Home Web Site.
"MATHENY-Hattie Ethel Stewart Privett Blankenship 91, departed this life Tuesday, August 11, 2009, at her home surrounded by her loving family following a long illness.

"Born August 17, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Bert and Fannie Webb Stewart.

"Mrs. Blankenship was a homemaker, enjoyed spending time with family, cooking Sunday dinner, quilting, gardening, canning and making apple butter.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Teddy Privett; four sisters, Wealthy Young, Allie Lambert, Gaye Dowden and Dollie Randazzio; four brothers, Waynan, Oley, Warren and Benton Stewart; and two infant brothers, Oliver and Lacy Stewart.

"Those left to cherish her memory are four daughters, Carol Cox and husband Carl of Matheny, Jacqueline Stewart and husband Ronnie of Matheny, Barbara Reed and husband, Dallas of Coal City, Patrica Oliver and companion, Bobby Gordon of Keyrock; two sons, Jack Privett and wife, Bonnie of Kimball and Bill Privett and wife Debi of Roanoke, VA.; a daugher-in-law, Lou Privett of Rockview; eleven grandchildren, Eddie Cox, Tammy Webb, Clifford Privett, Patricia Phillips, Melissa Ratliff, Mike Stewart, Eddie Privett, Lesa Lang, Brian Privett,Bobby Oliver and Jennifer Oliver; eighteen great-grandchildren, Brianna, Colby and Samatha Cox, Stacy Privett, Bernice Dillion, Jonathan Justice, William Phillips, Brittany, Kimberly and Heather Ratliff, Britanny, Hossier, Derek Stewart, Alex and Mileigh Stewart, MacKenzie Privett, Ariel and Mason Lang; two great-greatgrandchildren, Braden and Bayleigh Hoosier; several nieces and nephews and a host of family and friends.

"A celebration of Mrs. Blankenship's life will be noon Friday, August 14, 2009, at Adam Toler Memorial Chapel with Rev. Warren Dove officiating. Mrs. Blankenship will be laid to rest in Stewart Cemetery, Matheny..."


Floyd A. Anderson

1. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Floyd A. Anderson; born on 17 Feb 1900; died on 6 May 1988; buried in Brewster Cemetery, Indian Creek-Bee Branch,
Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Pineville, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 139A, Family #1.
Listed as Floyd Anderson, age 30, born in VA, married at 22, construction laborer, head of household.
3. Social Security Death Index.
Floyd Anderson; born on 17 Feb 1900; died on 5 May 1988; living at New Richmond, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Violet Gay

1. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Violet Gay Anderson; born on 12 Oct 1904; died on 7 Jan 1985; buried in Brewster Cemetery, Indian Creek-Bee Branch,
Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Pineville, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 139A, Family #1.
Listed as Gay Anderson, age 25, born in WV, married at 17, in household of husband, Floyd A. Anderson.
3. Social Security Death Index.
Gay Anderson; born on 12 Oct 1904; died in Feb 1985; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Ernest Anderson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Pineville, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 139A, Family #1.
Listed as Ernest Anderson, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Floyd A. Anderson.


James W. Anderson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Pineville, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 139A, Family #1.
Listed as James W. Anderson, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Floyd A. Anderson.


Howard Buel Brewster Sr

1. Ancestry.com Web Site; Jordon Brewster Search, 31 Oct 2002, submitted by
Mickey Fine, so2fine@aol.com.
Ida A. Shannon; born in Nov 1883; daughter of James Jasper and Lucinda Toler
Shannon; married Jordan Brewster; children: Buma(sic Buna) and Buel Brewster.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 224B, Family #191.
Listed as Buel Brewster, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Jordan C. Brewster.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileyville District, taken on 29 Jan 1920,
Page 143A, Family #140.
Listed as Buel Brewster, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Jordan
C. Brewster.
4. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book#____(1928); Page 227; WV Archives Web Site.
Buel Brewster; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Baileysville, WV; married on 25 Jan 1928
at Baileysville, WV; Sarahellen Atwell; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Baileysville, WV.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
page 82A, Family #176.
Listed as Buell Brewster, age 22, born in WV, married at 19 yrs old, farmer, head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index.
Buell Brewster; born 28 May 1908; died in Dec 1971; living at New Martinsville, Wetzel Co, WV
at death.
4. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Buel Brewster, Sr; born in 1908; died in 1971; buried in Brewster Cemetery,
Indian Creek-Bee Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Sarah Ellen Atwell

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book#____(1928); Page 227; WV Archives Web Site.
Buel Brewster; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Baileysville, WV; married on 25 Jan 1928
at Baileysville, WV; Sarahellen Atwell; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in Baileysville, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
page 82A, Family #176.
Listed as Sarah Ellen Brewster, age 18, born in WV, married at 16 yrs, in household of husband,
Howard B. Brewster, Sr.