McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Brooks Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Page 76A, Family #62/62.
Listed as Brooks Harman, age 5, born in Jun 1895, in WV, in household of father, Andrew Harman.
2. Internet e-mail, Ruby Harmon, February 12, 2000.
His tombstone states Andrew William Harmon. He and his wife, Ellen, are
buried in the Harmon Cemetery at Bearwallow on the McDowell Co, WV side.
Their other children are: Manota, born 23 Oct 1897, died 27 Nov 1950; Ada,
died 21 Aug 1902; William, born 1902, died 1975; Lancelot, born 10 Jun 1904,
died 25 Jan 1994; Hallie, born 20 Dec 1907, died Sep 1964; Buster, born 1912,
died 1 Feb 1920; Cody, born 16 Jul 1915, died 9 Oct 1985 and Fred, born 24
Jan 1922, died 16 Sep 1984.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War, taken on 27 May 1910,
Page 183A, Family #192.
Listed as Pam? B. Harman, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, Andrew W. Harman.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3106; 5 Jun 1917.
Brooks Harman; age 22; born on 7 Feb 1895 at War, McDowell Co, WV; farmer; married; medium
height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
5. Marriage Registry of McDowell Co, WV; Book #32; Page 70.
Brooks Harman; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; son of A.W. and Ellen; married on 14 Jan 1920; May
McCoy; age 21; single; born in Tazewell Co, VA; daughter of N.W. and Mary.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 58B;
Family #248.
Listed as Brooks Harman; age 25; born in WV; married; mine machine in coal mine; in household
of brother-in-law, James Bryant.
7. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 66A;
Family #401.
Listed as Brooks Harman; age 22; born in WV; married; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
(Listed twice in this census)
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Herndon; Berwind-Newhall Road;
taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 190B; Family #189.
Listed as Brooks Harman; age 35; born in WV; married at 25; coal loader in mine; head of
household.
9. 1942 US WW II; Draft Registartion Card #237; Raleigh Co, WV.
Brooks Harman; age 47; born on 9 Feb 1895 at War, WV; living at Widing Gulf, Raleigh Co, WV;
person who will always know address, Mrs May Harman; employed by Winding Gulf Colleries.


Ella Mae McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Ella M. McCoy; age 7 mons; born in Oct 1899; in household of father, Noah W. McCoy.
2. Marriage Registry of McDowell Co, WV; Book #32; Page 70.
Brooks Harman; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; son of A.W. and Ellen; married on 14 Jan 1920; May
McCoy; age 21; single; born in Tazewell Co, VA; daughter of N.W. and Mary.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 66A;
Family #401.
Listed as Ella M. Harman; age 20; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Brooks Harman.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Herndon; Berwind-Newhall Road;
taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 190B; Family #189.
Listed as Mae Harman; age 30; born in WV; married at 20; in household of husband, Brooks Harman.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Mae Harmon; born on 21 Mar 1900; died on 15 Jul 1971; living at War, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Robert Harman

1. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #12259; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Harman; age 2 yrs, 8 mons, 26 days; born on 20 Dec 1920 in WV; son of Brooks and May
McCoy Harman; died on 16 Sep 1923 at Warriormine, McDowell Co, WV of diptheria; buried on 18
Sep 1923 at Bearwallow, WV; informant, Brooks Harman, Warriormine, WV.


Gladys Harman

1. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #16608; WV Archives Web Site.
Gladys Harman, age 8 mons, 7 days; born on 1 Apr 1931 at Newjall, WV; daughter of Brooks and
May McCoy Harman; died on 8 Dec 1931 at Newhall, McDowell Co, WV of "stragulation from vomit" ;
buried at War, WV.


Noah W. McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Noah McCoy; age 43; born in Jun 1856; married 22 yrs; teamster; head of household.


Mary Jane Mize

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Mary J. McCoy; age 38; born in Jun 1861; married 22 yrs; 12 children, 8 living;
in household of husband, Noah W. McCoy.


Henry McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Henry McCoy; age 15; born in May 1885; in household of father, Noah W. McCoy.


Nellie J. McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Nellie J. McCoy; age 13; born in May 1887; in household of father, Noah W. McCoy.


George H. McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as George H. McCoy; age 8; born in Jul 1891; in household of father, Noah W. McCoy.


Clarence McCoy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 89A; Family #35.
Listed as Clarence McCoy; age 3; born in Mar 1897; in household of father, Noah W. McCoy.


Berry Mize

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 772.
Elkhorn District, page 001.
Listed as Barry Mize, age 44, divorced, in household of Ruth Cox, a boarder,
farm laborer.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 25.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 115.
Berry Mize, age 49, born in Patrick Co, VA, son of Sampson and
Elizabeth Mize, married on 28 May 1886 Susan Rose, age 29, born in McDowell
Co, WV, daughter of Andy and Nancy Rose.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 89A, Family 36.
Listed as Berry Mize, age 63, born in Oct 1836, head of household.


Talmadge Harman Sr

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Page 76A, Family #62/62.
Listed as Talmadge Harman, age 2, born in Nov 1897, in WV, in household of father, Andrew Harman.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War, taken on 27 May 1910, Page 183A,
Family #192.
Listed as Talmadge Harman, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Andrew W. Harman.
3. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book #____(1916); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Talmadge Harman; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Andy and Ellen; married on 13 Aug 1916 at Wilcoe, WV; Eva Atwell; age 18; born and living in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of J.S. and Jane.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #361; Welch, WV Draft Board; 24 Aug 1918.
Talmadge Harman; age 21; born on 2 Jul 1897 at Pea Patch, VA; employed by Warrior Coal Co,
War, WV; nearest relative, Eva Harman; tall with slender build; brown eyes and brown hair.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152A; Family #25.
Listed as Talmadge Harmon; age 35; born in WV; married at 21; coal miner; head of household.


Eva Mae Atwell

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 6 Jun 1900; Page 75B, Family #51/51.
Listed as Eva M. Atwell, age 1, born in May 1899, in WV, in household of father, John Atwell.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Peeryville Precinct, taken
on 22 Apr 1910, Page 163B, Family #74.
Listed as Eva Mae Atwell, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, John Atwell.
3. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book #____(1916); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Talmadge Harman; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Andy and Ellen; married on 13 Aug 1916 at Wilcoe, WV; Eva Atwell; age 18; born and living in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of J.S. and Jane.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152A; Family #25.
Listed as Evie Harmon; age 29; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Talmadge
Harman.


Talmadge Harman Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152A; Family #25.
Listed as Talmadge Harmon; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Talmadge Harman.


Woodrow Harman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152A; Family #25.
Listed as Woodrow Harmon; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Talmadge Harman.


Benjamin Harrison Baker

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 6 Jun 1900; Page 75B, Family #53/53.
Listed as Benjamin Baker, age 10, born in Jul 1889, in WV, in household of father, Harman Baker.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War, taken on 27 May 1910; Page 182B,
Family #180.
Listed as Benjamin F. Baker, age 21, born in WV, in household of father, Harman Baker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1852; 5 Jun 1917.
Ben Baker; age 28; born on 31 Jul 1888 in McDowell Co, WV; living at English, McDowell Co, WV;
farmer; dependent, wife and 2 children; tall with slender build; grey eyes and brown hair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; English; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #85.
Listed as Ben H. Baker; age 31; born in WV; farmer; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 251A;
Family #179/186.
Listed as Ben Baker; age 42; born in WV; married at 23; farmer; haed of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #1000.
Benjamin Harrison Baker; age 53; born on 31 Jul 1888 in McDowell Co, WV; living at War, McDowell
Co, WV; employed by W.H. Hatfield at Bradshaw, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs.
Mary Lucy Cooper, daughter.


Sarah "Sallie" Brewster

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 81A;
Family #146/146.
Listed as Sarrah Brewster; age 7; born in WV in Apr 1893; in household of father, Joseph Brewster.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 27 May 1910, Page 183A, Family #172.
Listed as Sarah Brewster, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph Brewster.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; English; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 5B Family #85.
Listed as Sarah Baker; age 23; born in WV; in household of husband, Benjamin H. Baker.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 251A;
Family #179/186.
Listed as Sallie Baker; age 38; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband, Benjamin H.
Baker.


Enngalet Baker

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 251A;
Family #179/186.
Listed as Enngalet Baker; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin H. Baker.


William L. Baker

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 251A;
Family #179/186.
Listed as William L. Baker; age 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin H. Baker.


Nancy

1. 1850 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, taken on 23 Aug 1850; Page 299A; Family #728.
Listed as Nancy Gregory; age 18; born in Wilkes Co, NC; in household of step-father, Joseph
Gregory.
2. 1860 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Trap Hill PO; taken on 15 Jun 1960; Page 9A; Family #119.
Listed as Nancy Gregory; age 18 (sic, 28?); born in VA; in household of step-father, Joseph Gregory.
3. 1870 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Rock Creek Township; Haymeadow P.O.; taken on 7 Jul 1870;
Page 375B; Family #106.
Listed as Carlotte Gregory; age 26; born in VA; in household of step-father, Joseph Gregory.
4. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; taken on 16/17 Jun 1880; Page 57C;
Family #128.
Listed as Nancy Blackburn; age 45; born in NC; in household of step-father, Joseph Gregory,
with mother, Charlotte (______) Gregory.


Charlotte

1. 1850 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, taken on 23 Aug 1850; Page 299A; Family #728.
Listed as Lottie Gregory; age 45; born in Wilkes Co, NC; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
2. 1860 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Trap Hill PO; taken on 15 Jun 1960; Page 9A; Family #119.
Listed as Charlotte Gregory; age 44 (sic, 54); born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
3. 1870 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Rock Creek Township; Haymeadow P.O.; taken on 7 Jul 1870;
Page 375B; Family #106.
Listed as Carlotte Gregory; age 49; born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
4. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; taken on 16/17 Jun 1880; Page 57C;
Family #128.
Listed as Charlotte Gregory; age 75; born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.


Elizabeth

1. 1850 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, taken on 23 Aug 1850; Page 299A; Family #728.
Listed as Elizabeth Gregory; age 22; born in Wilkes Co, NC; in household of step-father, Joseph
Gregory.


Joseph Gregory

1. 1850 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, taken on 23 Aug 1850; Page 299A; Family #728.
Listed as Joseph Gregory; age 50; born in Surry Co, NC; head of household.
2. 1860 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Trap Hill PO; taken on 15 Jun 1960; Page 9A; Family #119.
Listed as Joseph Gregory; age 60; born in "not known"; day laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Rock Creek Township; Haymeadow P.O.; taken on 7 Jul 1870;
Page 375B; Family #106.
Listed as Joseph Gregory; age 75; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
4. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; taken on 16/17 Jun 1880; Page 57C;
Family #128.
Listed as Joseph Gregory; age 85; born in VA; head of household.


Charlotte

1. 1850 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, taken on 23 Aug 1850; Page 299A; Family #728.
Listed as Lottie Gregory; age 45; born in Wilkes Co, NC; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
2. 1860 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Trap Hill PO; taken on 15 Jun 1960; Page 9A; Family #119.
Listed as Charlotte Gregory; age 44 (sic, 54); born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
3. 1870 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Rock Creek Township; Haymeadow P.O.; taken on 7 Jul 1870;
Page 375B; Family #106.
Listed as Carlotte Gregory; age 49; born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.
4. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; taken on 16/17 Jun 1880; Page 57C;
Family #128.
Listed as Charlotte Gregory; age 75; born in VA; in household of husband, Joseph Gregory.


Thomas Mathias Harman

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 781.
Big Creek Township, page 006.
Listed as Thomas Harman, age 4, in household of father, William Harman.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 213B; Family #26.
Listed as Thomas Harman; age 22; born in WV in Jan 1878; married 2 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 29/30 Apr 1910; Page 101A; Family #181.
Listed as Thomas M. Harman; age 34; born in WV; married once for 12 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card# 4323; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1912.
Thomas Mathias Harman; age 42; born on 3 Jan 1876; living at War, McDowell Co, WV; employed
as blacksmith helper for Warrior Coal Co; nearest relative, Eddie Harman; medium height with stout
build; blue eyes and brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 17 Jan 1920; Page 63A; Family #345.
Listed as Thomas Harman; age 44; born in WV; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #'56 011566; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Mitas Harmon; age 80; born in McDowell Co, WV; retired; widowed; living at Caretta,
McDowell Co, WV; son of William and Betty Harmon; died on 3 Jul 1956 in Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV from Diabetic coma; buried on 5 Jul 1956 in Bear Wallow
Cemetery; informant, George Burnett


Edna "Eddie" Arnold

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 525.
Thomas Harman; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; son of William and Betsy Harman; married on 2 Sep 1897
"at the Dividing Ridge"; Charlotty (sic, Edna) Arnold; age 17; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; daughter of James and
Charlotty Arnold; by James Atwell.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 213B; Family #26.
Listed as Eddie Harman; age 19; born in WV in Aug 1881; married 2 yrs; 1 child, 1 living;
in household of husband, Thomas M. Harman.
3. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 29/30 Apr 1910; Page 101A; Family #181.
Listed as Edna Harman; age 29; born in VA; married once for 12 yrs; in household of husband,
Thomas M. Harman.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 17 Jan 1920; Page 63A; Family #345.
Listed as Eddie Harman; age 38; born in VA; in household of husband,Thomas M. Harman.


Elbert Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Page 76B, Family #65/665.
Listed as Elbert Harman, age 11, born in Apr 1889, in WV, in household of mother Elizabeth Harman.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1979: Welch, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917.
Elbert Harman; age 28; born on 15 Apr 1889 at War, WV; single; living at Canebreak, WV;
dependents, mother; medium height and buid; blue eyes and dark hair.
3. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Williamson; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 226A; Family #408/434.
Listed as Elbert Harman; age 29; born in WV; single; boarder; coal miner; in household of
brother-in-law?, Steven B. Fowler.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registartion Card #958; 1942.
Elbert (none) Harman; age 53; born on 15 Apr 1889 at War, WV; living at 818 2nd Ave NW,
Roanoke, Roanoke Co, VA; mailing address, Keystone, McDowell Co, WV; employed by Koppers
Coal Co, Keystone, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Myrtle Harman (of the Roanoke
VA address).
5. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate #7687; WV Archives Web Site.
Elbert Harmon; age 62 yrs, 2 mons, 1 day; born on 15 Apr 1889 at War, WV; married; miner; living at
Falls Mills, Tazewell Co, VA; son of William and Elizabeth Smith Harman; died on 16 Jun 1951 in the
Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV; buried in on 19 Jun 1951 in Woodlawn Cemetery
(Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV); informant, Elizabeth Harman.