McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Jesse Bishop Sr

1. Ancestry.com web site, Floyd Green search, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Jesse Bishop; born in Mar 1892 in WV; son of James and Sarah Justice Bishop.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 8, born in Mar 1892, in household of father, James Bishop; twin of
Victory Bishop.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213B; Family #57.
Listed as Jesse Bishop; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, James Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1912); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Sarah; married on 18 Dec 1912 at Davy, WV; Pearl Wyatt; age 16; born in Surry Co, NC; single;
daughter of ____ and Mary; informant, J.M. Wyatt, grandfather.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #100; 5 Jun 1917.
Jessie Bishop; age 25; born on 18 Mar 1892; at Davy, McDowell Co, WV; living at Davy, WV;
timberman for Marine Coal Co; dependents, wife and 2 children; medium height and build; blue
eyes and dark hair.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1920); Page 120; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; living in Davy, WV; son of James.Bishop; married
on 26 Feb 1920 at residence of Marion Hall; Lula Hall; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Briar, WV; daughter of Marion Hall.
7. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, Davy Precinct #6, taken on 10 Jan 1920,
Page 242B, Family #295.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 26, born in WV, widowed, in household of father, James Bishop.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 74A,
Family #181.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 38, born in WV, married at 20, coal miner, head of household.
9. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registartion Card #2813; 1942.
Jesse Bishop; age 50; born on 18 Mar 1892 at Hanover, WV; living at Asco, McDowell Co, WV;
person who will always know address, Lula Bishop, Asco, WV; employed by Atlantic Smokeless
Coal Co, Asco, McDowell Co, WV.
10. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #518; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 63; born on 18 Mar 1892 at Hanover, WV; coal miner; married; son of Jim and
unknown Bishop; died on 18 Jan 1954 at Welch, WV of stomach cancer; buried on 20 Jan 1954 at
Justice, WV; informant, Lula Bishop (wife).
11. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries; McDowell Web Site; Area Cemetteries; Justice.
Jesse Bishop; born on 12 Mar 1892; died on 18 Jan 1954 buried here.
12. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln W. Bishop was born on Aug. 16, 1929 at Asco, WV. He was the son of Jesse and Lula
Bishop..."
13. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jesse Bishop
Birth Date: 18 Mar 1892
Birth Place: Hanover Wyom, West Virginia
Death Date: 18 Jan 1954
Claim Date: 29 Jan 1954
SSN: 232126391
Notes: 29 Jan 1954: Name listed as JESSE BISHOP"


Pearl Wyatt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1912); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Sarah; married on 18 Dec 1912 at Davy, WV; Pearl Wyatt; age 16; born in Surry Co, NC; single;
daughter of ____ and Mary; informant, J.M. Wyatt, grandfather.


Jesse Bishop Sr

1. Ancestry.com web site, Floyd Green search, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Jesse Bishop; born in Mar 1892 in WV; son of James and Sarah Justice Bishop.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 8, born in Mar 1892, in household of father, James Bishop; twin of
Victory Bishop.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213B; Family #57.
Listed as Jesse Bishop; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, James Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1912); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Sarah; married on 18 Dec 1912 at Davy, WV; Pearl Wyatt; age 16; born in Surry Co, NC; single;
daughter of ____ and Mary; informant, J.M. Wyatt, grandfather.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #100; 5 Jun 1917.
Jessie Bishop; age 25; born on 18 Mar 1892; at Davy, McDowell Co, WV; living at Davy, WV;
timberman for Marine Coal Co; dependents, wife and 2 children; medium height and build; blue
eyes and dark hair.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1920); Page 120; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; living in Davy, WV; son of James.Bishop; married
on 26 Feb 1920 at residence of Marion Hall; Lula Hall; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Briar, WV; daughter of Marion Hall.
7. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, Davy Precinct #6, taken on 10 Jan 1920,
Page 242B, Family #295.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 26, born in WV, widowed, in household of father, James Bishop.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 74A,
Family #181.
Listed as Jesse Bishop, age 38, born in WV, married at 20, coal miner, head of household.
9. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registartion Card #2813; 1942.
Jesse Bishop; age 50; born on 18 Mar 1892 at Hanover, WV; living at Asco, McDowell Co, WV;
person who will always know address, Lula Bishop, Asco, WV; employed by Atlantic Smokeless
Coal Co, Asco, McDowell Co, WV.
10. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #518; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 63; born on 18 Mar 1892 at Hanover, WV; coal miner; married; son of Jim and
unknown Bishop; died on 18 Jan 1954 at Welch, WV of stomach cancer; buried on 20 Jan 1954 at
Justice, WV; informant, Lula Bishop (wife).
11. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries; McDowell Web Site; Area Cemetteries; Justice.
Jesse Bishop; born on 12 Mar 1892; died on 18 Jan 1954 buried here.
12. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln W. Bishop was born on Aug. 16, 1929 at Asco, WV. He was the son of Jesse and Lula
Bishop..."
13. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jesse Bishop
Birth Date: 18 Mar 1892
Birth Place: Hanover Wyom, West Virginia
Death Date: 18 Jan 1954
Claim Date: 29 Jan 1954
SSN: 232126391
Notes: 29 Jan 1954: Name listed as JESSE BISHOP"


Lula Hall

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 183A;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Lula Hall; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Hall.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 142B;
Family #131/137.
Listed as Lula Hall; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Hall.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1920); Page 120; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Bishop; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; living in Davy, WV; son of James.Bishop; married
on 26 Feb 1920 at residence of Marion Hall; Lula Hall; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Briar, WV; daughter of Marion Hall.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 74A, Family #181.
Listed as Lula Bishop, age 28, born in WV, married at 18, in household of husband, Jesse Bishop.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Lula Bishop; born on 5 Jan 1904; died in Oct 1982; living in Asco, McDowell Co, WV at death.
6. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries; McDowell Web Site; Area Cemetteries; Justice.
Lula Bishop; born on 5 Jan 1904; died on 10 Oct 1982 buried here.
7. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln W. Bishop was born on Aug. 16, 1929 at Asco, WV. He was the son of Jesse and Lula
Bishop..."


Marion Bishop

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln W. Bishop...had eight brothers. They were Ernest, Russell, Dewey, Marion, Donald, Jimmy,
Glen, and Jesse, Jr. His sisters were Flora, Leatha, Lorena, Leona Ann, Dorothy, and Ada..."


William Lincoln Bishop

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 74B, Family #181.
Listed as William Bishop, age 6 months, born in WV, in household of father, Jesse Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 90; WV Archives Web Site.
Lincoln William Bisgop; age 21; born and living at Asco, WV; married on 17 Mar 1951 at Davy, WV;
Audrey Marie Norton; age 16; born at Hensley, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; with consent of
Anne Norton, mother of Audrey Marie Norton.
3. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Lincoln W. Bishop; born on 16 Aug 1929; died on 5 Jul 2002; living in Davy, McDowell Co, WV at
death.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Lincoln Bishop
[Lincoln W Bishop]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 16 Aug 1929
Birth Place: Asco, West Virginia
Death Date: 5 Jul 2002
Father: Jesse Bishop
Mother: Lula G Hall
SSN: 232427927
Signature on SSN Card: Lincoln Bishop
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Jun 1945: Name listed as WILLIAM LINCOLN BISHOP;
18 Jul 2002: Name listed as LINCOLN W BISHOP"
5. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lincoln Bishop
Birth Date: 16 Aug 1929
Death Date: 5 Jul 2002
Cause of Death: Natural
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 10 Jul 1951
Release Date 1: 14 Apr 1953"
6. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln W. Bishop...had eight brothers. They were Ernest, Russell, Dewey, Marion, Donald, Jimmy,
Glen, and Jesse, Jr. His sisters were Flora, Leatha, Lorena, Leona Ann, Dorothy, and Ada..."


Audrey Marie Norton

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 90; WV Archives Web Site.
Lincoln William Bisgop; age 21; born and living at Asco, WV; married on 17 Mar 1951 at Davy, WV;
Audrey Marie Norton; age 16; born at Hensley, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; with consent of
Anne Norton, mother of Audrey Marie Norton.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln married Audrey Norton of Davy on Mar. 17, 1951. She was the daughter of Bill and Anna
Norton. Her birth date was Nov. 15, 1934..."
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Audrey Bishop, 81, of Welch WV, entered eternal rest, Tuesday, December 22, 2015, at her residence. Born November 15, 1934, in Hensley WV, she was the daughter of the late, Willie and Anna Woods Norton. She was a resident of Davy the greater part of her life. She served as post master at Asco WV and Davy WV; where she retired with thirty four years of service. She was a member of the First Church of God in Davy; where she served as a pianist and associate pastor; she also served as a Sunday school teacher and a youth leader. She also served as a town recorder for Davy, and she enjoyed visiting the Gary Nursing Home where she played the piano.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, her husband, Lincoln Bishop; three brothers, Orville, Johnny, and Frankie; four sisters, Madilyn, Nellie, Helen, and Wanda.

"Survivors include, two daughters with whom she resided, for the last eighteen months and special son in laws who shared in her care, Jane Anne Gentry and husband Kenneth of Davy WV, and Marilyn Elaine Gentry and husband Robert of Cool Ridge WV; two sons, James Lincoln Bishop and companion Diane of Stoneville N.C., and David Leon Bishop and wife Kim of Davy WV; one brother, James Norton of Wellston N.C.; three sisters, Ruth Johnston of Chesapeake VA, June Bales of Boone N.C., and Anita Rhodes of San Diego CA; eleven grandchildren, Dewayne Gentry, Anne Marie Gentry, Vance and Heather Wall, Jessica Bishop, Crystal Emery, Tiffany Bailey, Brandon Gentry, Lindsey Gentry DPT, Leon Bishop, Beth Bishop, Grace Bishop, great grandchildren, Destiny Gentry, Jillian Gentry, Chase Lincoln Vance, Brooklyn Bishop, Abigail Bishop, McKinley Howard, Sammy Howard, Peyton, Joyce, and Audrey Milk, Charlie Milk, Bailey Emery, Cruz Bailey, Nadia Bailey, Baby Girl Bailey, Laken Gentry, Jaden Miller, Kelly McPeak, Brittany McPeak, Dakota McPeak; great great grandchildren, Addison Roberts.

"A Celebration of life-funeral service will be conducted, Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 7 P.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch WV; with pastor Roy Williams officiating. A graveside service will be conducted Monday, December 28, 2015 at 11 A.M. at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell WV. ..."


James Lincoln Bishop

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99.


William "Willie" Norton

1. 1900 Census, Carter Co, KY; 7th District; taken on 5/6 Jun 1900; Page 176B; Family #162/165.
Listed as William Norton; age 4; born in Apr 1896 in KY; in household of father, Alex Norton.
2. 1910 Census, Carter Co, KY; 7th District; Geigerville; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 138B;
Family #73/75.
Listed as Willie Norton; age 14; born in KY; farm laborer; in household of uncle, Val Hampton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 460; WV Archives Web Site.
W.M. Norton; age 19; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of Alex and
Georgia; married on 19 Jun 1915 at Hensley, WV; Sarah Artis; age 17; born in Carter Co, KY; single;
daughter of W.H. and Maggie.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #6380; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Will Norton; age 21; born on 30 Apr 1896 at Rush, KY; miner for J.B.B. Coal Co, Hensley, WV;
married; dependent wife and brother; tall with slender build; light brown eyes and light brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hampton Roads; taken on 2 Jan 1920;
Page 211B; Family #13/13.
Listed as William Norton; age 24; born in KY; single; coal miner; boarder; in household of William
Jones.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Norton; age 24; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hensley, WV; son of Alex and
Georgia; married on 21 Jul 1920 at Hensley, WV; Anna Wood; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of William and Della.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 64A;
Family #486/504.
Listed as William Norton; age 34; born in KY; married at 19; coal miner; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1276; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Willie (no middle name) Norton; age 45; born on 30 Apr 1896 at Rush, KY; employed by Carter
Coal Co, Caretta, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Willie Norton, Davy, WV.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'57 001878; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie Norton; age 60; born on 30 Apr 1896 at Rush, KY; married; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of
Alec and Georgia (Hampton) Norton; died on 3 Feb 1957 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co,
WV; from a coronary occlusion, acute, recurrent with diabetes; buried on 5 Feb 1957 in Hensley
Cemetery, Hensley, WV; informant, Mrs. Anna Norton, Davy, WV.
10. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln married Audrey Norton of Davy on Mar. 17, 1951. She was the daughter of Bill and Anna
Norton..."
11. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "The Mack Hughes Family";
Article; Page 174; submitted by Anita Hughes, Davy, WV.


Mary Anna Wood

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Norton; age 24; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hensley, WV; son of Alex and
Georgia; married on 21 Jul 1920 at Hensley, WV; Anna Wood; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of William and Della.
2 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 64A;
Family #486/504.
Listed as Annie Norton; age 30; born in WV; married at 20; in household of husband, William Norton.
3 Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Anna Norton; born on 20 Oct 1900; died in Jan 1987; living at Asco, McDowell Co, WV at death.
4. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lincoln W. Bishop" article, Page 99; submitted by
Lincoln W. Bishop P.O. Box 271 Davy, WV 27828.
"Lincoln married Audrey Norton of Davy on Mar. 17, 1951. She was the daughter of Bill and Anna
Norton..."
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "The Mack Hughes Family";
Article; Page 174; submitted by Anita Hughes, Davy, WV.


Georgia R. Norton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 64A;
Family #486/504.
Listed as Georgia R. Norton; age 2 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William Norton.


Calloway "Kelly" Blankenship

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Callaway "Kelly" Blankenship" article, Page 100.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 19 Apr 1930, Page210A, Family #150.
Listed as Calloway Blankenship, age 39, born in VA, married at 27, farmer, head of household.


Octavia Jane Deskins

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River Township, page 257A, Family 316.
Listed as Octavia Deskins, age 2, born in Jan 1989, in household of father,
William Deskins.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Callaway "Kelly" Blankenship" article, Page 100.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 19 Apr 1930, Page210A, Family #150.
Listed as Octavia Blankenship, age 32, born in WV, married at 20, in household of husband, Calloway
Blankenship.


Walter Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 19 Apr 1930, Page210A, Family #150.
Listed as Walter Blankenship, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Calloway Blankenship.


Ida Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 19 Apr 1930, Page210A, Family #150.
Listed as Ida Blankenship, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Calloway Blankenship.


Jackson Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 19 Apr 1930, Page210A, Family #150.
Listed as Jackson Blankenship, age 2 yrs, 6 months, born in WV, in household of father, Calloway
Blankenship.


George Blankenship Sr

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "George and Tondael Blankenship" article, Page 101.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "George & Tondael Blankenship" article; submitted by George
Simpkins and Sherry Blankenship, 301 F Street, Beckley, WV 25801.


Tondael Muncy

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "John Calvin Muncey" article, page 211,
submitted by daughter, Tondael Blankenship.
2. Tom Day Cemetery, Bradshaw Mtn, McDowell Co, WV.
Tondael Blankenship; born on 27 Oct 1948,
3. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "George and Tondael Blankenship" article, Page
101.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 170; "George & Tondael Blankenship" article; submitted by George
Simpkins and Sherry Blankenship, 301 F Street, Beckley, WV 25801.


Sherry Ann Blankenship

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "George and Tondael Blankenship" article, Page 101.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Sherry Ann Blankenship, 49, of Bradshaw, WV, passed away Monday, February 22, 2016, at Buchanan General Hospital, following a long illness.

"Sherry was born September 12, 1966, in Welch, WV, a daughter of the late, George and Tondael Muncy Blankenship. Sherry was a member of the Bradshaw Church of God, former member of the Bradshaw Lions Club and was a PTO President of Bradshaw Elementary, also she was instrumental to the Thornsbury reunion

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one sister, Tina Marie Blankenship; one brother, George Blankenship Jr. and grandparents, John Calvin and Polly Marie Muncy.

"Survivors include her daughter, Leslie Paige Blankenship of the home; one sister, Georgia Sue Blankenship of the home and her aunt and uncle, Jr. and Ida Osborne of Bradshaw.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 26, 2016 at 12 noon at the Bradshaw Church of God with Pastor Brian Patterson, Reverend Martin West and Reverend Dave Cox officiating. Burial will follow in the Tom Day Cemetery on Keene Ridge Road near Paynesville, WV. ..."


Georgia Sue Blankenship

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "George and Tondael Blankenship" article,
Page 101.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Georgia Blankenship, 52, of Welch, WV, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020 in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.

"Georgia was born September 15, 1967, in Welch, WV, a daughter of the late George and Tondel Muncy Blankenship. She was a very loving and caring person and was employed as a dispatcher for STAT EMS.

"In addition to her parents, George and Tondel Blankenship, Georgia was preceded in death by her grandparents, John and Polly Muncy and Louie and Fannie Acosta; and one sister, Sherry Blankenship.

"Georgia is survived by one uncle, Junior Osborne and wife Ida of Jolo, WV; one niece, Leslie Paige Osborne also of Jolo; numerous other family members and friends; and her special family, the STAT employees of McDowell and Wyoming counties, whom she loved dearly and enjoyed working with.

"Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 12 noon with Pastor Brian Patterson and Pastor Charles Rose officiating at the Bradshaw Church of God in Bradshaw, WV. Georgia will be honored with full EMS honors. Burial will follow in Tom Day Cemetery on Stateline Ridge #2 near Paynesville, WV. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

"Friends may visit with the family Sunday morning, January 26, 2020 from 10 a.m. until the time of services at noon.

" Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com"


Moses Blankenship

1. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden Township, Grundy PO, taken on 3 Aug 1870, Page 175A,
Family #26.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, James C. Blankenship.
2. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden Township, taken on 28 Jun 1880, Page 345A, Family #218.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 14, born in VA,in household of father, James C. Blankenship.
3. Ancestry.com web site, Moses Bankenship search, 13 Nov 2004, submitted by Mika Jackson.
Moses Blankenship; son of John Calvin and Mary Spence Blankenship; born in May 1864 in
Buchanan Co, VA; married first, Nancy Jane Keene, daughter of John A. and Elizabeth Keene Keene;
abt 1885 in VA; married second, Lula Louise Lewis on 15 Feb 1908 in Buchanan Co, VA.
4. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 36, born in VA in May 1864, farmer, head of household.
5. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 44, born in VA, married twice, last time for 2 yrs, farm laborer,
head of household.


Nancy Jane Keene

1. Ancestry.com web site, Moses Bankenship search, 13 Nov 2004, submitted by Mika Jackson.
Moses Blankenship; son of John Calvin and Mary Spence Blankenship; born in May 1864 in
Buchanan Co, VA; married first, Nancy Jane Keene, daughter of John A. and Elizabeth Keene Keene;
abt 1885 in VA; married second, Lula Louise Lewis on 15 Feb 1908 in Buchanan Co, VA.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Nancy J. Blankenship, age 32, born in VA in Mar 1868, married 15 years, 6 children, all
living, in household of husband, Moses Blankenship.


Elizabeth "Lizzie" Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Lizzie Blankenship, age 12, born in VA in Jun 1887, in household of father, Moses
Blankenship.


Thomas Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Thomas Blankenship, age 7, born in VA in Nov 1892, in household of father, Moses
Blankenship.


Martha J. Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Martha J. Blankenship, age 4, born in VA in May 1896, in household of father, Moses
Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Martha Blankenship, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, Moses Blankenship


William "Willie" Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 2, born in VA in May 1898, in household of father, Moses
Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Willie Blankenship, age 12, born in VA, in household of father, Moses Blankenship


Jefferson Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Jefferson Blankenship, age 8, born in VA, in household of step-father?, Moses Blankenship


Moses Blankenship

1. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden Township, Grundy PO, taken on 3 Aug 1870, Page 175A,
Family #26.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, James C. Blankenship.
2. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden Township, taken on 28 Jun 1880, Page 345A, Family #218.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 14, born in VA,in household of father, James C. Blankenship.
3. Ancestry.com web site, Moses Bankenship search, 13 Nov 2004, submitted by Mika Jackson.
Moses Blankenship; son of John Calvin and Mary Spence Blankenship; born in May 1864 in
Buchanan Co, VA; married first, Nancy Jane Keene, daughter of John A. and Elizabeth Keene Keene;
abt 1885 in VA; married second, Lula Louise Lewis on 15 Feb 1908 in Buchanan Co, VA.
4. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 36, born in VA in May 1864, farmer, head of household.
5. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Moses Blankenship, age 44, born in VA, married twice, last time for 2 yrs, farm laborer,
head of household.


Lula Louise "Lou" Lewis

1. Ancestry.com web site, Moses Bankenship search, 13 Nov 2004, submitted by Mika Jackson.
Moses Blankenship; son of John Calvin and Mary Spence Blankenship; born in May 1864 in
Buchanan Co, VA; married first, Nancy Jane Keene, daughter of John A. and Elizabeth Keene Keene;
abt 1885 in VA; married second, Lula Louise Lewis on 15 Feb 1908 in Buchanan Co, VA.
2. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Lou Blankenship, age 25, born in VA, married once, for 2 yrs, 2 children, both living, in
household of husband, Moses Blankenship.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as Lula Blankenship; age 43; born in VA; widow; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 007166; WV Archives Web Site.
Lula Louise Blankenship; age 85; born 14 Mar 1886 in VA; widow; housewife; living at Jolo, WV;
daughter of Flem and Pollyann (Van Dykes) Lewis; died 18 Apr 1971 in Stevens Clinic, Welch,
WV; from obstructive jaundice due to CA of the head of pancreas; metastatic CA of the liver,
secondary to the above; buried 21 Apr 1971 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.


Calvin Aubrey Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 20 Apr 1910, Page 68A, Family #56.
Listed as Calvin Blankenship, age 6, born in VA, in household of father, Moses Blankenship
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as Cal Blankenship; age 24; born in WV; divorced; laborer in coal mine; in household of mother,
Lula Lewis Blankenship.


Eva Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as Eva Blankenship; age 19; born in WV; in household of mother, Lula Lewis Blankenship.


William M. "Billy" Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 5 Apr 1930, Page 225A, Family #43.
Listed as Bill Blankenship, age 40, born in VA, married at 18, farmer, head of houshold.
2. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Cowan Blankenship" article, Page 101.
3. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "William and Polly Blankenship" article, page 103.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-59; taken on 4 May 1940;
Page 1170A; Image 41 of 64; Household #354.
Listed as William Blankenship; age 59; born in VA; married; no education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; farm laborer; head of household.
5. "The Heritage of Mcdowell Co, WV, 1858-1999", Vol II, "Victoria Dawson" article,
Page 184, submitted by Geneva Steele, HC 61, Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873.


Polly Jane Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 190B, Family #36.
Listed as Polly Blankenship, age 10, born in VA in May 1890, in household of father, Moses
Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 5 Apr 1930, Page 225A, Family #43.
Listed as Polly Blankenship, age 19, born in VA, married at 17, in household of husband, William
M. Blankenship.
3. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Cowan Blankenship" article, Page 101.
4. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Sarah Blankenship" article, page 103.
5. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "William and Polly Blankenship" article, page 103.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-59; taken on 4 May 1940;
Page 1170A; Image 41 of 64; Household #354.
Listed as Polly Blankenship; age 50; born in VA; married; no education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William M. Blankenship.
7. "The Heritage of Mcdowell Co, WV, 1858-1999", Vol II, "Victoria Dawson" article,
Page 184, submitted by Geneva Steele, HC 61, Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873.


Mattie Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 5 Apr 1930, Page 225A, Family #43.
Listed as Mattie Blankenship, age 17, born in WV, in household of father, William M. Blankenship.


George Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 5 Apr 1930, Page 225A, Family #43.
Listed as George Blankenship, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, William M. Blankenship.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-59; taken on 4 May 1940;
Page 1170A; Image 41 of 64; Household #354.
Listed as George Blankenship; age 22; born in WV; 7th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; saw mill laborer; in household of father, William M. Blankenship.
3. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "George Blankenship" article, Page 101.
Never married.