McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Henry Rowe

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "John Henry and Dianna Bailey Rowe " article, page 235.


Dianna Lynn Bailey

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "John Henry and Dianna Bailey Rowe " article, page 235.


Daniel Perry Rowe

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Daniel Perry Rowe, 19, of Long Pole, WV, resided with his fiancé Kayla Alger in Johnny Cake, WV. He passed away
on April 30, 2020 at Raleigh General Hospital. He enjoyed fishing, riding 4 wheelers, goofing off with all his
friends and going kayaking. He enjoyed most of all spending all his time with the love of his life Kayla. He was
born on July 14, 2000 in Bluefield, WV a son of the late John Henry Rowe and Diana Rowe of Welch, WV. In
addition to his father he is preceded in death by a sister Renee Lorine Coleman; grandparents Archy B. and Martha
May Rowe and Willard and Ethel Lorine Bailey; aunts and uncles Loretta Atwell, Eddie and Myrtle Bailey, William
Roberts, Lona Belle Rowe and Cecil Daniel Rowe. Survivors include his companion Kayla Alger of Johnny Cake; his
biological mother Diana Rowe of Welch; his mom and dad Tommy and Kathy Hyatt of Long Pole; two brothers
John Rowe and Steven Rowe both of Long pole; a sister Tonya (Wayne) Tysinger of NC; two special nieces Aubree
and Chloe Rowe of Long Pole; a special nephew Jackson Tysinger of NC; four non-biological sisters Brittany
Hyatt, Sarah Smith, Savanna Hager and Angel Smith; two non- biological siblings Dwayne and Robin Hyatt and
Lisa and Barry Hager all of Long Pole; aunts and uncles include Audrey and John Blevins, Willard and Anita Bailey,
Donald Atwell, Troy and Judy Bailey, and Thelma Roberts; and a host of nieces, nephews and other loving family
and friends. A private funeral service will be held for the family on Thursday May 7th at the Mile Branch Church of
the Living God, with Rev. Jimmy Justus officiating. He will be laid to rest in Rowe Cemetery, Three Forks, WV. A
private visitation will be held for the family on Wednesday May 6th at the church. Pallbearers will be Brandon
Baker, Christopher Bailey, Chase Bailey, Brandon Rowe, Dustin Stinson, Bradley Coleman, Josh Walker, Greg Bales
and Austin Steele. The Family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Willard Merlin Bailey

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "John Henry and Dianna Bailey Rowe " article,
page 235.


Ethel Lorine Bailey

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "John Henry and Dianna Bailey Rowe " article, page 235.


Harold Jessie Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Geneva Mae Dawson Steele" article, Page
135, submited by daughter, Vickie V. Hagerman, PO Box 3470 Bluewell, WV 24701.
Geneva Mae Dawson; born on 2 Oct 1945; daughter of Everett and Victorie Dawson; married
Harold Steele, son of Clarence and Lillie Steele, on 24 Dec 1965.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Geneva and Harold Steele" article, page 244.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 497; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Jessie Steele; age 26; born 27 Apr 1939 in Wise Co, VA; single; living at Premier, WV; son
of Clarence and Lillie Virginia (Hamilton) Steele; married on 24 Dec 1965 at premier, WV; Geneva
Mae Dawson; age 20; born 2 Oct 1945 at Beartown, WV; single; living at Paynesville, WV;
daughter of Everett and Victoria (Blankenship) Dawson; with consent of Everett and Victoria
Dawson, parents of Geneva Mae Dawson.
4. Fanning Funeral Home; iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Harold Jessie Steele, 77, of Paynesville, WV, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Buchanan General Hospital in Grundy, VA.

"Harold was born April 27, 1939 in Wise County, VA, a son of the late Clarence and Lillie Virginia Hamilton Steele. He was a retired coal miner and enjoyed cooking and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Harold was an avid fisherman and enjoyed spending time at his camper in Tennessee fishing with his best fishing buddy and friend Bobby Evans.

" In addition to his parents Harold was preceded in death by a great grandson Xavier James Hagerman; one sister, Sue Riffe; three brothers, Bob, Jimmy and Delmar Steele; and two sisters-in-law, Betty Steele and Mary Ruth Steele.

"Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Geneva Dawson Steele of the home; one daughter, Vickie Steele Hagerman and husband Ted of Bluefield, WV; one grandson, Todd Ryan Hagerman and fiancée Leann Childs of Bluefield, WV; one granddaughter, Jessica Shay Hagerman of Bluefield, WV; one sister, Nancy Scott and husband Bob of Stanley, NC; three brothers, Ralph Steele and wife Mary of Roanoke, VA, Roger Steele and wife Louise of Bluefield, WV, and Darrell Steele and wife Mary also of Bluefield, WV; a special niece, Suzy Cook of Williamson, WV; and a host of additional nieces, nephews, and friends.

"Funeral services will be conducted, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 12 o'clock with Reverend Randall Dority officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Caleb Smith Cemetery at Paynesville, WV. ..."


Geneva Mae Dawson

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Geneva Mae Dawson Steele" article, Page
135, submited by daughter, Vickie V. Hagerman, PO Box 3470 Bluewell, WV 24701.
Geneva Mae Dawson; born on 2 Oct 1945; daughter of Everett and Victorie Dawson; married
Harold Steele, son of Clarence and Lillie Steele, on 24 Dec 1965.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Geneva and Harold Steele" article, page 244.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 497; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Jessie Steele; age 26; born 27 Apr 1939 in Wise Co, VA; single; living at Premier, WV; son
of Clarence and Lillie Virginia (Hamilton) Steele; married on 24 Dec 1965 at premier, WV; Geneva
Mae Dawson; age 20; born 2 Oct 1945 at Beartown, WV; single; living at Paynesville, WV;
daughter of Everett and Victoria (Blankenship) Dawson; with consent of Everett and Victoria
Dawson, parents of Geneva Mae Dawson.


Vickie Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Geneva and Harold Steele" article, page 244.


Clarence Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Geneva Mae Dawson Steele" article, Page
135, submited by daughter, Vickie V. Hagerman, PO Box 3470 Bluewell, WV 24701.
Geneva Mae Dawson; born on 2 Oct 1945; daughter of Everett and Victorie Dawson; married Harold
Steele, son of Clarence and Lillie Steele, on 24 Dec 1965.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Geneva and Harold Steele" article, page 244.
3. 1940 Census, Wise Co, VA; Gladeville District; E.D. 98-9; taken on 30 May 1940; Page 175B; Image
39 of 51; Household #309.
Listed as Clarence Steele; age 28; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in Wise Co, VA on
1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Lilly Virginia Hamilton

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Geneva Mae Dawson Steele" article, Page
135, submited by daughter, Vickie V. Hagerman, PO Box 3470 Bluewell, WV 24701.
Geneva Mae Dawson; born on 2 Oct 1945; daughter of Everett and Victorie Dawson; married Harold
Steele, son of Clarence and Lillie Steele, on 24 Dec 1965.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Geneva and Harold Steele" article, page 244.
3. 1940 Census, Wise Co, VA; Gladeville District; E.D. 98-9; taken on 30 May 1940; Page 175B; Image
39 of 51; Household #309.
Listed as Lilly V. Steele; age 23; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in Wise Co, VA on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Clarence Steele.


Delmar Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Robert and Betty Steele" article, page 246.
2. 1940 Census, Wise Co, VA; Gladeville District; E.D. 98-9; taken on 30 May 1940; Page 175B; Image
39 of 51; Household #309.
Listed as Delmer Steele; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Clarence Steele.


James "Jimmy" Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Robert and Betty Steele" article, page 246.


Kenneth Alvin Steele Sr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Mabel Belcher

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Sandy District, Iaeger, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 167A,
Family #99.
Listed as Mabel Belcher, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, Shade Belcher.
3. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 23 Mar 1920, Page 81A, Family #280.
Listed as Mabel Belcher, age 4, born in VA, in household of father, Shade Belcher.


Shadrack S. "Shade" Belcher Sr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Sandy District, Iaeger, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 167A,
Family #99.
Listed as Shade Belcher, age 40, born in VA, junk dealer, head of household.
3. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 23 Mar 1920, Page 81A, Family #280.
Listed as Shade Belcher, age 28, born in VA, farm laborer, head of household.
4. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 20 Jun 1900, page 281A, Family #316.
Listed as Shadrack Belcher, age 11, born in VA in Apr 1889, in household of father, Lee Belcher.


Polly Matney

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Sandy District, Iaeger, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 167A,
Family #99.
Listed as Pollie Belcher, age 38, born in VA, married at 18, in household of husband, Shade Belcher.
3. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 23 Mar 1920, Page 81A, Family #280.
Listed as Pollie Belcher, age 27, born in VA, in household of husband, Shade Belcher.


Shadrack S. "Junior" Belcher Jr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Victor Lee Belcher

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Sandy District, Iaeger, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 167A,
Family #99.
Listed as Victor L. Belcher, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Shade Belcher


Frank Ellis Belcher

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Sandy District, Iaeger, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 167A,
Family #99.
Listed as F.E. Belcher, age 2 yrs, 7 months, born in WV, in household of father, Shade Belcher


Lee Belcher

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 123A, Family #75.
Listed as Lee Belcher, age 60(sic?), born in VA, farmer, head of household.
3. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 21 May 1910, Page 189A, Family #575.
Listed as Lee Belcher, age 38(sic?), born in VA, married for 21 years, farmer, head of household.
4. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 20 Jun 1900, page 281A, Family #316.
Listed as Lee Belcher, age 28, born in VA in Apr 1872, married 12 yrs, farmer, head of household.


Nancy Jane Lee

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Grundy District; taken on 8 Jun 1880; Page 354C; Family #52/52.
Listed as Nancy J. Lee; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Richard Lee.
3. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 20 Jun 1900, page 281A, Family #316.
Listed as Nancy J. Belcher, age 27, born in VA in Mar 1873, married 12 yrs, 4 children, all living, in
household of husband, Lee Belcher.
4. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 21 May 1910, Page 189A, Family #575.
Listed as Nancy J. Belcher, age 42(sic?), born in VA, married for 21 years, 6 children, all living, in
household of husband, Lee Belcher.
5. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 123A, Family #75.
Listed as Nancy J. Belcher, age 62 (sic?), born in VA, in household of husband, Lee belcher.
6. Ancestry.com Web Site, Richard Lee Search, 13 Nov 2004, submitted by James H. Lawler.
Nancy Lee; born abt 1867 in Buchanan Co, VA; daughter of Richard and Nancy Fuller Lee; married Lee
Belcher.


George W. Belcher

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 20 Jun 1900, page 281A, Family #316.
Listed as George W. Belcher, age 5, born in VA in Apr 1895, in household of father, Lee Belcher.


Major Henry Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 123A, Family #75.
Listed as Major H. Belcher, age 19, born in VA, in household of father, Lee belcher.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 21 May 1910, Page 189A, Family #575.
Listed as M. Henry Belcher, age 12, born in VA, in household of father, Lee Belcher.
3. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 20 Jun 1900, page 281A, Family #316.
Listed as Major H. Belcher, age 2, born in VA in May 1898, in household of father, Lee Belcher.


Elsie Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 123A, Family #75.
Listed as Elsie Belcher, age 15, born in VA, in household of father, Lee belcher.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 21 May 1910, Page 189A, Family #575.
Listed as Elsie Belcher, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, Lee Belcher.


Lucretia Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 123A, Family #75.
Listed as Lucreda Belcher, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, Lee belcher.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 21 May 1910, Page 189A, Family #575.
Listed as Creda Belcher, age 4, born in VA, in household of father, Lee Belcher.


Kenneth Alvin Steele Jr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Helen Ardella Lockhart

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License; #74-004654; Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Roger Ackley; age 37; born 3 Dec 1936 in WV; single; this is his first marriage; 4 yrs,
HS education; living at 12 Cypress Blvd; Madison, Lake Co, OH; son of George H. and Bertha
Arviline (Lambert) Ackley; married on 7 Feb 1974 at the Grundy Baptist Church, Buchanan Co,
VA; Phyllis Irvin Steele; age 37; born 29 Jul 1936 in WV; single; this is her first marriage; 4 yrs
HS education; living at Box 147, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Kenneth Alvin and Mabel (Belcher) Steele
3. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Phyllis Ackley; born on 29 Jul 1936; died in Feb 1975.


Tamah Norine Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Robert Alex "Bob" Steele Sr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
"...Bob Alex Steee married Francis Ruth Rozzell in 1954 having a son Bob Alex Steele, Jr in 1955.,
divorcing in 1958. In 1964 Bob married Carol Kay Long and had a son Robbie Alex in 1965 and
a son Tracy Alexander in 1972 and worked for the N & W Railroad...."
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1954); Page 101; WV Archives Web Site.
Bob Alex Steele; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; married on 23 Oct 1954 at
Davy, WV; Francis Ruth Rozzell; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single.


Frances Ruth Rozzell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Red Bird, near N&W Railroad; E.D. 24-57;
taken on 29 Apr 1940; Page 1112A; Image 59 of 74; Household #500.
Listed as Frances R. Rozzell; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Jennings, Rozzell.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
"...Bob Alex Steee married Francis Ruth Rozzell in 1954 having a son Bob Alex Steele, Jr in 1955.,
divorcing in 1958. In 1964 Bob married Carol Kay Long and had a son Robbie Alex in 1965 and
a son Tracy Alexander in 1972 and worked for the N & W Railroad...."
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1954); Page 101; WV Archives Web Site.
Bob Alex Steele; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; married on 23 Oct 1954 at
Davy, WV; Francis Ruth Rozzell; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single.


Robert Alex Steele Jr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Robert Alex "Bob" Steele Sr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.
"...Bob Alex Steee married Francis Ruth Rozzell in 1954 having a son Bob Alex Steele, Jr in 1955.,
divorcing in 1958. In 1964 Bob married Carol Kay Long and had a son Robbie Alex in 1965 and
a son Tracy Alexander in 1972 and worked for the N & W Railroad...."
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1954); Page 101; WV Archives Web Site.
Bob Alex Steele; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; married on 23 Oct 1954 at
Davy, WV; Francis Ruth Rozzell; age 21; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single.


Carrol Kay Long

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Robbie Alex Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.


Tracy Alexander Steele

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol I, "S.S. (Shade) Belcher" article, page 98.