McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Willie Lusk

1. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 149B;
Family #45/51.
Listed as Willie Lusk; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Bee H. Lusk.
2. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Three Forks Coal Camp; taken on 27 Feb 1920;
Page 263A; Family #203/206.
Listed as Willie Lusk; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Bee H. Lusk.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1926); Page 108; Line 8; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie Lusk; age 22; born in WV; single; miner; living at Lorado, WV; son of B. and Lizzie (Osborn)
Lusk; married on 18 Dec 1926 at Lorado, WV; Goldie Gibson; age 17; born in WV; single; living at
Lorado, WV; daughter of Whitt and Minerva (Cook) Gibson.


Golda Oma Gibson

1. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV, Tridelphia District, taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 149A, Family #34.
Listed as Golda Gibson, age 11 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Whitt Gibson.
2. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1926); Page 108; Line 8; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie Lusk; age 22; born in WV; single; miner; living at Lorado, WV; son of B. and Lizzie (Osborn)
Lusk; married on 18 Dec 1926 at Lorado, WV; Goldie Gibson; age 17; born in WV; single; living at
Lorado, WV; daughter of Whitt and Minerva (Cook) Gibson.
3. Logan Co, WV Death Certificate #6979; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Willie Lusk; age 25 yrs, 9 mons, 17 days; born on 17 Jun 1909 at Lorado, WV; married, wife of
Willie Lusk; daughter of Whitt and Nervy Cook Gibson; died on 7 Apr 1935 at Three Forks, Logan Co,
WV of TB; buried on 15 Apr 1935 at Three Forks; informant, Willie Lusk (husband).


Whitt Gibson

1. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV, Tridelphia District, taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 149A, Family #34.
Listed as Whitt Gibson, age 24, born in WV, married once for 5 yrs, farmer, head of household.


Minerva "Nerva" Cook

1. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV, Tridelphia District, taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 149A, Family #34.
Listed as Nerva Gibson, age 21, born in WV, married once for 5 yrs, 3 children, all living, in
household of husband, Whitt Gibson.


Cardid Gibson

1. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV, Tridelphia District, taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 149A, Family #34.
Listed as Cardid Gibson, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Whitt Gibson.


Walter Lee "Bud" Rollins

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #72.
Listed as Walter L. Rollins, no age given, in household of step-father, Levi Marshall Poe.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 271A, Family #179.
Listed as Walter L. Rollins, age 20, born in WV, farm laborer, in household of step-father, Levi M. Poe.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 17 Jan 1920, page 234B, Family #173.
Listed as Walter L. Rollins, age 30, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 187B, Family #28.
Listed as W.L. Rollins, age 40, born in WV, married at 26, public school teacher, head of household.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Walter Rollins; born on 18 Aug 1889; died in Mar 1970; living at Cyclone, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Ella J. Burgess

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #239.
Listed as Ella J. Burgess, age 2, in household of mother, Mary Burgess.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 268B, Family #146.
Listed as Ella Burgess, age 12, born in WV, in household of mother, Mary Brown Burgess.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 17 Jan 1920, page 234B, Family #173.
Listed as Ella B. Rollins, age 23, born in WV, in household of husband, Walter L. Rollins.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 187B, Family #28.
Listed as Ella Rollins, age 32, born in WV, married at 18, in household of husband, Walter L. Rollins.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Ella Rollins; born on 29 Dec 1897; died on 27 Sep 1995; living at Cyclone, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Raymond B. Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #112.
Listed as Raymond Cook, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Charles S. Cook.
2. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Tuesday 8 Nov 2005; Newspaper Obit.
"LYNCO — Raymond B. Cook, 85, passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005, following a short illness, on what would have been his 61st wedding anniversary. "Born Feb. 13, 1920, in Wyoming County, he was the son of the late Charles Cook and Annie Francis Cook Blankenship. "Mr. Cook was of the Baptist faith, served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of the UMWA Local Union 7692 at Lynco. "He loved being outdoors. "In addition to his parents, his wife, Alice McCormick Cook; and a sister, Nina Cook, preceded him in death. "Survivors include his daughter, Libby Allen and her husband, Carlos, of Glen Daniel; two sons, Joseph B. “J.B.” Cook and his wife, Deanna, of Oceana, and Charles D. “Chuck” Cook and his wife, Kay, of East Bank; five grandchildren, Darice Gordon and her husband, Aaron, of Glen Daniel, J.R. Cook and his wife, Cindy, of Cameron, N.C., and Samantha Cook, Seth Cook and Drew Cook, all of East Bank; and five great-grandchildren. "Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Evans Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Tom Milam officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny..."


Alice McCormick

1. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Alice Cook; born on 27 May 1924; died on 6 Dec 2000; living at Crany, Wyoming Co, WV at death;
SS # issued in MI.


Annie E. Francis

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Charles F. Cook search, 11 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Charles Cooke; married Annie Francis, daughter of Emmett and Cora A. Plummer
Francis, on 21 Apr 1912 in Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Anna E. Francis, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #112.
Listed as Anna Cook, age 36, born in WV, married at 18, in household of husband, Charles S. Cook.


Emmett C. Francis

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Charles F. Cook search, 11 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Charles Cooke; married Annie Francis, daughter of Emmett and Cora A. Plummer
Francis, on 21 Apr 1912 in Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Emmet C. Francis, age 37, born in VA, married once for 17 yrs, farmer, head of household.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Emmet Francis, age 57, born in WV, married at 20, farmer, head of household.


Cora A. Plummer

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Charles F. Cook search, 11 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Charles Cooke; married Annie Francis, daughter of Emmett and Cora A. Plummer
Francis, on 21 Apr 1912 in Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Cora A. Francis, age 37, born in VA, married once for 17 yrs, 7 children, all living, in
household of husband, Emmett C. Francis.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Cora Francis, age 57, born in WV, married at 20, in household of husband, Emmett Francis.


Laura M. Francis

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Laura M. Francis, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Laura Francis, age 34, born in WV, married at 18, in household of father, Emmett Francis.


William Charles Francis

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as William C. Francis, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Charlie Francis, age 32, born in WV, single, in household of father, Emmett Francis.


Ernest B. Francis

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Ernest B. Francis, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.


Lillie M. Francis

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Lillie M. Francis, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.


Belle M. Francis

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Clear Fork Road, taken on 18 Apr 1910,
Page 261B, Family #53.
Listed as Belle M. Francis, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett C. Francis.


Howard Francis

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Howard Francis, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett Francis.


Fay Francis

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192B, Family #113.
Listed as Fay Francis, age 13, born in WV, in household of father, Emmett Francis.


Betty Lois Stowers

1. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Betty Lois Stowers, 75, of Corinne, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018 in a Beckley hospital.

"Born March 26, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Jay Luther and Sadie Mae (Tolliver) McComas.

"Betty was a childcare provider in Mullens and the surrounding areas for countless families, worked at GC Murphy Company, and attended the Pierpoint Freewill Baptist Church and Guyandotte Baptist Church.

"In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by one brother, Jay L. McComas, Jr.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Ted Stanley; one daughter, Rebecca Stowers Shumate of Sophia; three grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Underwood and her husband, Carl of Sophia and Mildred Catron of Princeton; four brothers, Alvin McComas and his wife, Sherron of Jamestown, OH, Earl McComas and his wife, Shondra of Charleston, Alfred McComas of Mullens, and Wayne McComas and his wife, Edith of Bluefield; three stepdaughters, Shirley Stanley of Beckley, Jane Falk and her husband, John of Daniels, and Barbara McElwain and her husband, Buddy of Lewisburg; one stepson, Dennis Stanley and his wife, Cindy of Allyn, Washington; and numerous step grandchildren and step great grandchildren.

"Services will be 1:00 P.M. Friday, September 28, 2018 at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens with Rev. Charles “Butch” Acord and Elder Nathan Lane officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley...."


Mary E. Ellison

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 28 Apr 1910, Page 221B, Family # 138.
Listed as Mary E. Ellison, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, William M. Ellison.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29/30 Jan 1920, Page 192B, Family #65.
Listed as Mary Ellison, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, William M. Ellison.


William Owen Whitt

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1882.
William Owen Whitt was born on 16 Dec 1882 to John H. and Elizabeth Rowe Whitt.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 1 Jun 1900; Page 281B, Family #11/11.
Listed as William Whitt, age 17, born in WV in Dec 1882; in household of father, John H. Whitt.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1904); Page 210; WV Archives Web Site.
William O. Whitt; age 21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of John H. and ____Whitt; married
on 4 Dec 1904 near Clark's Gap, WV; Manda Rhinehart; age 18; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of H.G. and Mary F. Rinehart (Mary F. Sizemore, now) written in.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 195A, Family #6/6.
Listed as William O. Whitt, age 27, born in WV, married once for 6 years, railroad
laborer, head of household.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 284A;
Family #255/255.
Listed as William O. Whitt; age 48; born in WV; married at 21; farmer; head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1070; 27 Apr 1942; Images 1470 and 1471
of 3098; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Owen Whitt; age 60born on 16 Dec 1882 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Otsego, WV;
employed by Union Power, Mullens, WV; person who will always know address, Amanda Whitt, wife,
Otsego; 5' 8" tall; weight 140 lbs; blue eyes; black hair, dark complexion.


Amanda Rinehart

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, North Fork District, page 209, Family #18.
Listed as Manda Rhinehart, age 15, born in Feb 1885 in WV, in household of step-father, Miles
Sizemore.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1904); Page 210; WV Archives Web Site.
William O. Whitt; age 21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of John H. and ____Whitt; married
on 4 Dec 1904 near Clark's Gap, WV; Manda Rhinehart; age 18; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of H.G. and Mary F. Rinehart (Mary F. Sizemore, now) written in.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 195A, Family #6.
Listed as Amanda Whitt, age 24, born in WV, married once for 6 years, 3 children, 2 living;
in household of husband, William O. Whitt.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 284A;
Family #255/255.
Listed as Amanda Whitt; age 45; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, William O.
Whitt.


Vincent Whitt

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 195A, Family #6.
Listed as Vincent Whitt, age 4, born in WV, in household of father, William O. Whitt.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #4564; WV Archives Web Site.
Vincent Whitt, age 16 yrs, 3 mons, 6 days; born on 25 Dec 1905 in Wyoming Co, WV; single; son of
W.O. and Amanda Rhinehart Whitt; died on 1 Apr 1922 in Slab Fork District, Wyoming Co, WV of
"eudocordetes"; buried (not listed).


Florence Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #1429; WV Archives Web Site.
Florence Whitt, age 8 yrs; born in 1915 in WV; school girl; daughter of W.O. and Manda Rhinehart
Whitt; died on 13 Jan 1924 at Caloric, Slab Fork District, Wyoming Co, WV of "typhoid fever"; buried
on 14 Jan 1924 at Mullins, WV.


Thresa J. Whitt

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 284A;
Family #255/255.
Listed as Thresa J. Whitt; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, William O. Whitt.


Jahile Bailey Whitt

1. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 4/5 Jun 1880; Page 333D; Image 4 of
33; Family #33/33.
Listed as Jehial Whitt; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Eli Whitt.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as Johile Whitt; age 32; born in VA; in Sep 1867; married 10 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #8520; WV Archives Web Site.
Johile Bailey Whitt, age 78 yrs; born in VA; farmer; widowed, husband of Ibbie Whitt; son of Eli and
unknown Whitt; died on 31 Jul 1945 at Hanover, Wyoming Co, WV of stroke; buried on 2 Aug
1945 in Whitt Cemetery, Hanover, WV; informant, Bailey Whitt of Alexander, VA.


Ibba A. Lee

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek District, taken on 8 Jun 1880, Page
520B, Family #50.
Listed as Iba A. Lee, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, William Lee.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as Ibby E. Whitt; age 24; born in VA; in Feb 1876; married 10 yrs; 4 children, all living; in
household of husband, Johile B. Webb.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #7508; WV Archives Web Site.
Ibbie Whitt, age 61 yrs, 6 mons, 19 days; born on 22 Oct 1877 in Russell Co, VA; married, wife
of J.B. Whitt; daughter of Robert and Patsy Cline Lee; died on 3 May 1938 at home on Muzzle Creek,
Huff Creek District, Wyoming Co, WV; buried on 4 May 1938 at Iaeger, WV; informant, Bailey Whitt.


Lucy A. Whitt

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as Lucy A. Whitt; age 6; born in VA; in Dec 1893; in household of father, Johile B. Webb.


Eli Mike Whitt

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as Eli Mike Whitt; age 4; born in VA; in Jan 1896; in household of father, Johile B. Webb.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1708; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Eli Mike Whitt; age 21; born on 6 Jan 1897; living at Iaeger, WV; miner for Coon Branch Coal Co;
nearestest relative, Jahile Whitt; Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV; medium height with slender build;
blue eyes and light hair; "short leg, hips mashed in mine; ankles spr?? mine".


Hannah Martha Whitt

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as Hannah M. Whitt; age 2; born in VA; in May 1898; in household of father, Johile B. Webb.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #8538; WV Archives Web Site.
Martha Whitt, age 34 yrs, - mons, 17 days; born on 11 May 1898 in VA; widow; domestic servant;
daughter of J.B. and Ibbie (Lee) Whitt; died on 28 May 1932 of TB in Huff Creek District, Wyoming
Co, WV; buried on 29 May 1932 on Muzzle Creek, WV; informant, Bailey Whitt.


William L. Whitt

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 196A; Family #124.
Listed as William L. Whitt; age 4 mons; born in VA; in Jan 1900; in household of father, Johile B. Webb.


Alvie Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #16364; WV Archives Web Site.
Alvie Whitt, age 22 yrs, - mons, 13 days; born on 5 Aug 1907 at Drill, VA; single; miner; son of
J.B. and Ibbie (Lee) Whitt; died on 18 Aug 1929 of automobile accident; at Iaeger, WV; buried on 19
Aug 1929 at Ikes Fork, WV; informant, Bailey Whitt.