McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Robert Lee Perry

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Robert Perry, age 3, in household of grandfather, Robinson Cooke.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as Robert L. Perry, age 23, born in WV in Feb 1877, in household of father, John Newton Perry.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #134; Pineville, WV Draft Board, 12 Sep 1918.
Robert Lee Perry; age 41; born on 19 Feb 1877; living at Oceana, WV; farmer; nearest relative,
Birdie Perry; tall with stout build; blue eyes and red hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Robert L. Perry, age 41, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as R.L. Perry, age 53, born in WV, married at 28, farmer, head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #4928; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Perry; age 68; born on 19 Feb 1877 at Cyclone, WV; miner; married, husband of Amanda
P. Perry, age 58; son of John Newton and Emily Cook Perry; died on 29 Mar 1945 of cancer; buried
on 31 Mar 1945 in Road Branch Cemetery, Cyclone, WV; informant, Fred Perry (son).
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Robert Perry; no birth or death dates; buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch,
Wyoming Co, WV.


Byrdie Brown

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Birdie Perry, age 33, born in WV, in household of husband, Robert Lee Perry.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as Birdie Perry, age 43, born in WV, married at 18, in household of husband, Robert Lee Perry.


Roy Perry

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Roy Perry, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.


Gay Perry

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Gay Perry, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.


Roston Perry

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240B, Family #169.
Listed as Rost Perry, age 1 yr, 10 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as Roston Perry, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.


Lake Perry

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as Lake Perry, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.


Ilene Perry

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as Ilene Perry, age 4 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.


Robert Lee Perry

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Robert Perry, age 3, in household of grandfather, Robinson Cooke.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as Robert L. Perry, age 23, born in WV in Feb 1877, in household of father, John Newton Perry.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #134; Pineville, WV Draft Board, 12 Sep 1918.
Robert Lee Perry; age 41; born on 19 Feb 1877; living at Oceana, WV; farmer; nearest relative,
Birdie Perry; tall with stout build; blue eyes and red hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Robert L. Perry, age 41, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #102.
Listed as R.L. Perry, age 53, born in WV, married at 28, farmer, head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #4928; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Perry; age 68; born on 19 Feb 1877 at Cyclone, WV; miner; married, husband of Amanda
P. Perry, age 58; son of John Newton and Emily Cook Perry; died on 29 Mar 1945 of cancer; buried
on 31 Mar 1945 in Road Branch Cemetery, Cyclone, WV; informant, Fred Perry (son).
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Robert Perry; no birth or death dates; buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch,
Wyoming Co, WV.


Wiley Ferrell

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #101.
Listed as Wiley Ferrell, age 27, born in WV, married at 23, truck driver on road work, head of
household.


Marie Perry

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #169.
Listed as Marie Perry, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Lee Perry.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #101.
Listed as Marie Ferrell, age 22, born in WV, married at 18, in household of husband, Wiley Ferrell.


Harold Ferrell

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Ocena District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 192A, Family #101.
Listed as Harold Ferrell, age 11 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Wiley Ferrell.


Hiram Vanover

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 16 Jul 1900; Page 269A; Image
61 of 65; Family #532/532.
Listed as Hiram Vanover, age 15, born in VA in Apr? 1885, in household of father, Henry Vanover.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1906); Page 251; WV Archives Web Site.
Hiram Vanover; age 18; born in Wise Co, VA; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Henry and
Rebecca; married on 4 Jan 1906 at Panther, WV; Lovice Kennedy; age 17; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Harvy and Betheney.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 211; WV Archives Web Site.
Hiram Vanover; age 21; born in Wise Co, VA; laborer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Henry and
Rebecca; married on 28 Jul 1907 at Harvey Kennedy's'; Lovice Kennedy; age 20; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Harvy and Bertha.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #177.
Listed as Hiram Vanover, age 23, born in WV, married once for 5 yrs, farmer, head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #31; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hiram Vanover; age 34; born 7 Mar 1884; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; nearest relative, Mrs. Lovice;
Vanover, wife; Iaeger, WV; medium height and build; blue eyes and dark brown hair.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 233B,
Family #179.
Listed as Hiram Vanover, age 44, born in VA, married at 20, farmer, head of household.
7. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D.24-59; taken 8 Apr 1935; Page 1153A;
Household #55.
Listed as Hiram Vanover; age 56; born in WV (sic, Wise Co, VA); married; 3rd grade education; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; pumper for railroad; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-205; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Website.
Hiram Vanover; age 58; born 7 Mar 1884 in Wise Co, VA; living at General Delivery, Litwar, WV;
retired from railroad; person who will always know address; Lovies Vanover, wife, Iaeger, WV; 5'9"
tall; 130 lbs; blue eyes; brown and grey hair; sallow complexion.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 015298; WV Archives Website.
Hiram Vanover; age 77; born 7 Mar 1884 in KY; widowed; SS# 719-03-7990; retired railroad
pumper; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Henry and Rebecca (Bonham) Vanover; died 3 Nov 1961 in
Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to rheumatic heart disease; buried 7 Nov 1961 in Vanover
Cemetery, Litwar, WV; informant, Arlie Reed.
10. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by F. Hylton; 20 May 2016.
" Hiram Vanover
Birth 7 Mar 1884
Death 3 Nov 1961 (aged 77)
Burial
Vanover Family Cemetery
Litwar, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 162852942"


Lovice Kennedy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1906); Page 251; WV Archives Web Site.
Hiram Vanover; age 18; born in Wise Co, VA; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Henry and
Rebecca; married on 4 Jan 1906 at Panther, WV; Lovice Kennedyy; age 17; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Harvy and Betheney.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 211; WV Archives Web Site.
Hiram Vanover; age 21; born in Wise Co, VA; laborer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Henry and
Rebecca; married on 28 Jul 1907 at Harvey Kennedy's'; Lovice Kennedy; age 20; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Harvy and Bertha.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #177.
Listed as Lovice Vanover, age 19, born in WV, married once for 5 yrs, 2 children, both living, in
household of husband, Hiram Vanover.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 233B,
Family #179.
Listed as Lovica Vanover, age 38, born in WV, married at 38, in household of husband, Hiram
Vanover.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D.24-59; taken 8 Apr 1935; Page 1153A;
Household #55.
Listed as Luvis Vanover; age 45; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Hiram Vanover.
6. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #13502; WV Archives Web Site.
Lovice Vanover; age 53; born in 1893 in Buchanan Co, VA; married, wife of Hiram Vanover, age 63;
daughter of Harve and Bethena Justice Kennedy, both born in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 5 Oct
1946; in rural Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV of heart failure; buried on 6 Oct 1946 in Family Cemetery on
Orchard Branch, McDowell Co, WV; informant, Hiram Vanover (husband).
7. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Vanover: "Ruby married Osker Meadows. Children: Reba “Okie” married Kenis Matney Noah “Junior” married Sharon Rippeth Richard married Rhonda Irene married Teddy Roberts Dora Melinda “Linda” married Dean Roberts Maggie married Cecil Roberts "Ruby’s mother’s name is Lovice not Loveless..."


Chubby Vanover

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 234A,
Family #179.
Listed as Chuby Vanover, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Vanover.


Delmas Jan Caldwell

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 68; WV Archives Web Site.
Delmas Jan Caldwell; age 21; born at Maben, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Delmas B.
and Edith B. Caldwell; married on 28 Jun 1957 at Alpoca, WV; Barbara Jean Lane; age 18; born at
Powellton, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Oakley and Erma Lane.


Barbara Jean Lane

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 68; WV Archives Web Site.
Delmas Jan Caldwell; age 21; born at Maben, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Delmas B.
and Edith B. Caldwell; married on 28 Jun 1957 at Alpoca, WV; Barbara Jean Lane; age 18; born at
Powellton, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Oakley and Erma Lane.


Elijah Vanover

1. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA; 54th District; taken on 16 Nov 1850; Page 328B; Family #1514.1514.
Listed as Elijah Vanover; age 13; born in KY; in household of father, Daniel Vanover.
2. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Elijah Vanover
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1838
Birth Place: Pike Co., KY.
Marriage Date: 31 Jul 1856
Marriage Place: Wise, Virginia
Father: Daniel Vanover
Spouse: Haney (sic, Nancy) Mullins
FHL Film Number: 34394
Reference ID: p 1 cn 1"
3. 1860 Census, Pike Co, KY; District 1; taken 11 Jul 1860; Page 849; Family #179/178.
Listed as Elijah Vanover; age 22; born in KY; farm laborer; head of household.
4. U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Elijah Vanover
Enlistment Date: 21 May 1864
Enlistment Rank: Private
Muster Date: 21 May 1864
Muster Place: Kentucky
Muster Company: A
Muster Regiment: 65th Infantry
Muster Regiment Type: Infantry
Muster Information: Enlisted
Muster Out Date: 21 Jun 1864
Muster Out Information: Mustered Out
Side of War: Union
Survived War?: Yes
Title: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky"
5. U.S., Civil War Prisoner of War Records, 1861-1865; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Elijah Vanover
Rank: Private
Arrival Date: 22 Apr
Side of War: Confederate
Regiment: French 1Va Battl D
Exchange Date: 31 May"
6. 1880 Census, Wise Co, VA; Walker District; taken 23 Jun 1880; Page 349C; Family #2/277.
Listed as Elijah Vanover; age 40; born in VA; married; laborer; head of household.
7. West Virginia, U.S., Compiled Census Index, 1860-1890; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Elijah Vanover
State: WV
County: McDowell County
Township: Sanshy (sic, Sandy) River-bradshaw
Year: 1890
Page: 002
Database: WV 1890 Veterans Schedule
8. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 2 Jul 1900; Page 257B;
Family #323/323.
Listed as Elijah Vanover; age 55; born in Jan 1855 in KY; married 38 yrs; farmer; head of household.
9. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 3 May 1910; Page 89B;
Family #184/186.
Listed as Elijah Vanover; age 75; born in VA; married once for 64 yrs; odd job laborer; head of
household.


Nancy Mullins

1. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Haney (sic, Nancy) Mullins
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1838
Birth Place: Pike Co., KY.
Marriage Date: 31 Jul 1856
Marriage Place: Wise, Virginia
Father:
James Mullins
Spouse:
Elijah Vanover
FHL Film Number: 34394
Reference ID: p 1 cn 1"
2. 1860 Census, Pike Co, KY; District 1; taken 11 Jul 1860; Page 849; Family #179/178.
Listed as Nancy Vanover; age 23; born in KY; in household of husband, Elijah Vanover.
3. 1880 Census, Wise Co, VA; Walker District; taken 23 Jun 1880; Page 349C; Family #2/277.
Listed as Nancy Vanover; age 40; born in KY; married; keeping house; in household of husband,
Elijah Vanover.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 2 Jul 1900; Page 257B;
Family #323/323.
Listed as Nancy Vanover; age 59; born in Feb 1841 in KY; married 38 yrs; 9 children, 8 living; in
household of husband, Elijah Vanover.
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 3 May 1910; Page 89B;
Family #184/186.
Listed as Nancy Vanover; age 75; born in KY; married once for __ yrs; in household of husband,
Elijah Vanover.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken 2 Feb 1920; Page 235B;
Family #11/12.
listed as Nancy. Vanover; age 83; born in VA; widow; in household of grandson, Creed Vanover.


Vivian Vanover

1. 1880 Census, Wise Co, VA; Walker District; taken 23 Jun 1880; Page 349C; Family #2/277.
Listed as Vivian Vanover; age 17; born in KY; in household of father, Elijah Vanover.


William Harvey Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Harve Kenedy, age 43, born in WV, married twice, last time for 20 yrs, farmer, head of
household.


Bethena Justice

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Bethena Kenedy, age 28 (sic, 38), born in WV, married once for 20 yrs, 8 children, all living,
in household of husband, Harvey Kennedy.


Andrew "Andy" Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Andy Kenedy, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Harvey Kennedy.
2. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #1740; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Kennedy; age 25; born in 1895 in WV; married; miner; son of William Harvey and Bethenia
(Justice) Kennedy; died on 2 Oct 1920 at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV from typhoid fever; informant,
Wiley Kennedy, Iaeger.


Johnny Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Johny Kenedy, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Harvey Kennedy.


Mary Belle Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Mary Belle Kenedy, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Harvey Kennedy.


Golda Kennedy

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Panther, taken on 6 May 1910, Page 104A,
Family #176.
Listed as Golda Kenedy, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Harvey Kennedy.


Clarence Vanover

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 234A,
Family #179.
Listed as Clarence Vanover, age 3 yrs, 11 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D.24-59; taken 8 Apr 1935; Page 1153A;
Household #55.
Listed as Clarence Vanover; age 14; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1944); Page 415; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Vanover; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Litwar, WV; married on 17 Aug
1944 in Iaeger, WV; Mary Blevins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Litwar, WV.
4. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV ;Thursday 8 Dec 2005; Newspaper Obit.
"CONCORD, N.C. — Clarence Vanover, 79, of 105 Sloop Arthur Rd., Concord, died Tuesday at Kindred Hospital, Greensboro, N.C. "Born April 1, 1926 in McDowell County, he was the son of the late Hiram Vanover and Lovless Kennedy Vanover. "He was a retired coal miner and a member of the United Coal Miners Union. He attended Church of the Trinity. "In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter June Vanover Tye. "He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover; sons, Buddy Vanover of Concord, and Jimmie Vanover of Rockwell; daughter, Tammy Vanover Owens of Mt. Pleasant; sisters, Ruby Meadows and Judy Caskey of Welch and Norma Roberts of Iaeger; grandchildren, John Tye, Donnie Tye, David Vanover, James Vanover, Donna McCrea and Josh Owens and eight great-grandchildren. "Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday at Gordon Funeral Home, with Dr. Gary Price and Pastor James Vanover officiating. Burial will follow at Cabarrus Memorial Gardens..."
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Clarence Vanover [Clarnece Vanover]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Apr 1926
Birth Place: Iaeger, West Virginia [Iaeger|]
Death Date: 6 Dec 2005
Claim Date: 2 Sep 1960
Father:
Harm Vanover
Mother:
Louice Kennedy
SSN: 235348647
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 13 Sep 1985: Name listed as CLARENCE VANOVER;
02 Sep 1960: Name listed as CLARNECE VANOVER"
5. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Marg; 11 May 2012.
" Clarence Vanover
Birth 1 Apr 1926
Death 6 Dec 2005 (aged 79)
Burial
Cabarrus Memorial Gardens
Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 89958507"


Mary Elizabeth Blevins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 262A; Image 43 of
51; Family #369/373.
Listed as Mary Blevins; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, William C. Blevins.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken 9 Apr 1940; Image 10 of 66;
Household #61.
Listed as Mary Blevins; age 17; born in WV; single; 6th grade education; not attending school; lived
at same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William C. Blevins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1944); Page 415; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Vanover; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Litwar, WV; married on 17 Aug
1944 in Iaeger, WV; Mary Blevins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Litwar, WV.
4. United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Kelly Blevins
Sex: Unknown
Wife: Margaret Bryant Blevins
Daughter: Mrs Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover
Other information in the record of Mrs Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover

from United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014
Deceased
Name: Mrs Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 12 Jan 2014
Event Place: West Virginia, United States
Residence Place: Mt. Pleasant, North Carolina
Gender: Female
Age: 91
Birth Date: 17 Aug 1922
Birthplace: Iaeger
Death Date: 09 Jan 2014
Death Place: Mt. Pleasant, North Carolina
Newspaper: Bluefield Daily Telegraph "
5. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Brenda Kale Ballard; 10 Jan 2014.
" Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover
Birth 17 Aug 1922
Death 9 Jan 2014 (aged 91)
Burial
Cabarrus Memorial Gardens
Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 123095805"

Additional Information Posted:
"Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Blevins Vanover, loving mother and grandmother, age 91 of Mt. Pleasant passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Carebridge Assisted Living, Mt. Pleasant.

"Funeral service will be 1:00pm Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant; the family will receive friends from 12-1pm prior to the funeral service. Burial will follow at Cabarrus Memorial Gardens.

"Mrs. Vanover was born August 17, 1922 in Iaeger, WV, daughter of the late Kelly Blevins and Margaret Bryant Blevins. She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Vanover and a daughter June Vanover Tye.

"She is survived by a daughter Tammy Vanover of Mocksville, sons, Buddy Vanover and wife Connie of Concord and Jimmie Vanover and wife Kay of Rockwell, two brothers, Matthew Blevins of Beckley, WV and Eltrue Blevins of Welch, WV, grandchildren, John and Donnie Tye, David and James Vanover, Donna McCrea and Josh Owens, seven great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

"Obituary published by Gordon Funeral Home."


Osker Meadows

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 233B; Image 22
of 35; Family #170/171.
Listed as Oscar Meadows; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Meadows.
2. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Osker was born on either Oct 8 or Nov. 8, 1924 and died in Bluefield, WV on May 29, 1996.
He married Ruby Vanover on Oct 13 (See Ref 2), 1944..."
3. US WW II Arny Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Osker Meadows; born in 1924 in VA; living in McDowell Co, WV; enlisted on 21 Apr 1943 at
Huntington, WV; farmer; grammar school; single; with depedents.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 58; WV Archives Web Site.
Oskar Meadows; age 20; born in VA; single; living at War Creek, WV; married on 17 Oct 1944 at
Iaeger, WV; Ruby Vanover; age 21; born in WV; single; living at War Creek, WV; with consent of Annie
Meadows, mother of Osker Meadows; license was issued on 13 Oct 1944.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Osker Meadows; born on 8 Nov 1924; died on 29 May 1996; living at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV at
death; SS# 235-34-9697; card issued in WV before 1951.


Ruby Vanover

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 234A,
Family #179.
Listed as Ruby Vanover, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D.24-59; taken 8 Apr 1935; Page 1153A;
Household #55.
Listed as Ruth Vanover; age 17; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
3. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Osker was born on either Oct 8 or Nov. 8, 1924 and died in Bluefield, WV on May 29, 1996.
He married Ruby Vanover on Oct 13 (See Ref 2), 1944..."
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 58; WV Archives Web Site.
Oskar Meadows; age 20; born in VA; single; living at War Creek, WV; married on 17 Oct 1944 at
Iaeger, WV; Ruby Vanover; age 21; born in WV; single; living at War Creek, WV; with consent of Annie
Meadows, mother of Osker Meadows; license was issued on 13 Oct 1944.
5. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ruby Meadows, 91, of the McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Gary, WV, formerly of Iaeger, WV, passed away Wednesday, January 14, 2015, in the nursing facility.

"Ruby was born February 2, 1923, in Iaeger, WV, a daughter of the late Harm and Lovis Kennedy Vanover. She was a homemaker, loved cooking, and attended the Christ Cathedral Church. Ruby was the last surviving member of her original family.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Oscar Meadows; an infant son, Dallas Meadows; six sisters, Gladys Meadows, Chloe Meadows, Dolly Lyons, Maggie Steele, Judy Caskey and Norma Jean Roberts; and three brothers, Hugh, James, and Clarence Vanover.

"Survivors include two sons, Noah Meadows and wife Sharon of Bradshaw, WV, and Richard Meadows and wife Pam of Princeton, WV; four daughters, Okie Matney of Welch, WV, Irene Roberts and husband Teddy of Long Bottom near Iaeger, WV, Maggie Roberts and husband Cecil of Kimball, WV; and Linda Roberts and husband Dean of Welch, WV; 27 grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, January 17, 2015, at 1 o'clock with Reverend Russell King officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Vanover Cemetery at Orchard Branch near Litwar, WV..."


Richard E. Caskey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 38; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard E. Caskey; age 21; born in Harmersville, PA; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on
8 Nov 1946 at Iaeger, WV; Judy Mae Vanover; age 18; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single;
with consent of Hiram Vanover, father of Judy Mae Vanover.


Judy Mae Vanover

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 234A,
Family #179.
Listed as Juda Vanover, age 10 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D.24-59; taken 8 Apr 1935; Page 1153A;
Household #55.
Listed as Judah Vanover; age 11; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 38; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard E. Caskey; age 21; born in Harmersville, PA; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on
8 Nov 1946 at Iaeger, WV; Judy Mae Vanover; age 18; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single;
with consent of Hiram Vanover, father of Judy Mae Vanover.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Judy Mae Caskey [Judy M Caskey] [Judy Mae Vanover]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 9 May 1929
Birth Place: Welch, West Virginia [Welch, West Virginia]
Death Date: 7 Dec 2005
Father:
Hairm Vanover
Mother:
Louis Kennedy
SSN: 234021802
Notes: 21 Feb 1974: Name listed as JUDY MAE CASKEY;
20 Dec 2005: Name listed as JUDY M CASKEY"


John Caskey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6203; WV Archives Web Site.
John Caskey; age 6 mons, 11 days; born 11 Sep 1950 at Panther, WV; son of Richard and
Judy (Vanover) Caskey; died 8 Apr 1951 at Litwar, WV; from miliary tuberculosis; buried
9 Apr 1951 in Vanover Cemetery, Litwar, WV; informant, Richard Caskey.