McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Lewis Kennedy Sr

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 768.
Sandy River Township, page 011.
Listed as John Canada, age 1, in household of father, Andrew Canada.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1902); Page 279; WV Archives Web Site.
John Kennedy; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Andy
and Lizzie; married on 2 Apr 1902 in McDowell Co, WV; Alice Taylor; age 16; born in Tazewell Co,
VA; single; daughter of C.F. and Mary.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"John L. Kennedy" article by granddaughter Loraine K. Shultz, Iaeger, WV.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2418; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
John Lewis Kennedy; age 39; born on 29 Oct 1878; farmer; living at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
nearest relative, Mrs. Louisa Kennedy, wife; tall with slender build; blue eyes and dark brown hair.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 232B;
Family #153/154.
Listed as John L. Kennedy; age 51, born in WV; married at 24; farmer, head of household.
6. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"The Kennedys" article by Genevieve Curran Kennedy; Chula Vista, CA.


Alice Taylor

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 21 Jun 1900; Page 249B; Image 22
of 65; Family #190/190.
Listed as Alice Taylor; age 14; born in Sep 1885 in VA; at school; in household of father,
Charles S. Taylor.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1902); Page 279; WV Archives Web Site.
John Kennedy; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Andy
and Lizzie; married on 2 Apr 1902 in McDowell Co, WV; Alice Taylor; age 16; born in Tazewell Co,
VA; single; daughter of C.S. and Mary.


David D. Jones

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 90A,
Family# 54/ 58.
Listed as David Jones; age 5; born in WV in Sep 1894 in household of father, Paris Jones.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 92A; Image
26 of 31; Family #230/232.
Listed as David Jones; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Paris Jones.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
David Jones; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Dan, WV; son of Paris and
Catherine; married on 25 Apr 1917 in Dan, WV; Clary Hagerman; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of John and Rhoda.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 367; WV Archives Web Site.
David Jones; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
Paris and Catherine; married on 5 Oct 1920; Daisy Riffe; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow
(sic, divorced); daughter of W.M. and ___.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A; Image 29 of
51; Family #242/248.
Listed as Dave Jones; age 37; born in WV; married at 27; farmer; head of household.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Krolitz; E.D. 24-57; taken on 12 Apr 1940; Page
1196A; Image 27 of 74; Household #226.
Listed as David D. Jones; age 47; born in WV; married; 3rd grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Daisy Mae Riffe

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on Apr 25 1910; Page 253B; Image 8 of
17; Family #62/65.
Listed as Daisy Riffe, age 9, in household of father, William H. Riffe.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 77; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry Riffe; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Hiram and
Elizabeth; married on 19 Aug 1918 at Iaeger, WV; Daisy Riffe; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
single; daughter of William and Sidney.
3. 1920 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 9/12 Jan 1920; Page 219B; Image 8 of 17;
Family #58/58.
Listed as Daisy M. Murphy (sic Rife); age 20; born in WV; divorced; in household of father, William H. Riffe.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 367; WV Archives Web Site.
David Jones; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
Paris and Catherine; married on 5 Oct 1920; Daisy Riffe; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow
(sic, divorced); daughter of W.M. and ___.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A; Image 29 of
51; Family #242/248.
Listed as Daisy Jones; age 26; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, David Jones.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Krolitz; E.D. 24-57; taken on 12 Apr 1940; Page
1196A; Image 27 of 74; Household #226.
Listed as Daisy Jones; age 38; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, David D. Jones.


Noah Jones

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A; Image 29 of
51; Family #242/248.
Listed as Noah Jones; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, David Jones.
2. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Noah Jones
Birth Year: 1918
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
State of Residence: West Virginia

Enlistment Date: 14 Apr 1941
Enlistment State: West Virginia
Enlistment City: Huntington
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life

Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Semiskilled miners, and mining-machine operators
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 68
Weight: 145"
3. Cook County, Illinois Deaths, 1878-1994; LDS Web Site.
"Name Noah Jones
Event Type Death
Event Date 21 Jun 1980
Event Place Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Address 4620 N Magnolia
Gender Male
Age 64
Marital Status Widowed
Race White
Occupation Chauffeur
Birth Date 11 May 1916
Birthplace , , West Virginia
Funeral Home Rowland Home For Funerals
Cemetery Lester
Father's Name David Jones
Mother's Name Daisy Mae Riffe
Informant's Name Kathryn Redmond..."
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Noah Jones
SSN: 232-16-9738
Last Residence:
60640 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA
BORN: 12 May 1918
Last Benefit: 24844, Iaeger, Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States of America
Died: Jun 1980
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)..."


Gleason Earl Jones

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A; Image 29 of
51; Family #242/248.
Listed as Gleason Jones; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, David Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9055; WV Archives Web Site.
Gleason Earl Jones; age 9 yrs, 8 mons, 6 days; born 24 Sep 1927; born at Garland, WV; school boy; living
at Big Sandy, WV; son of Dave and Daisy Mae (Riffe) Jones; died 30 Jun 1937 at Big Sandy, WV; killed by
train; buried 2 Jul 1937 at Garland, WV; informant, Dave Jones, Big Sandy, WV.


Kevin Scott Calhoun

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kevin S. Calhoun; born 14 May 1971; living at PO Box 39; Paynesville, WV 24873.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Aleisha Dannielle Calhoun" article; Page 174; submitted by Sherry Calhoun, PO
Box 122, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Sherry Lynn Kennedy

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", McDowell Co Historical Society, 1995
"Delila Mae Smith Kennedy Lester" article, page 188; submitted by Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun,
Bradshaw, WV.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sherry L. Calhoun; born 23 Dec 1972; living at PO Box 39; Paynesville, WV 24873.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Aleisha Dannielle Calhoun" article; Page 174; submitted by Sherry Calhoun, PO
Box 122, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Aleisha Dannielle Calhoun

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Aleisha Dannielle Calhoun" article; Page 174; submitted by Sherry Calhoun, PO
Box 122, Bradshaw, WV 24817.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Kevin ans Sherry Calhoun"; article; Page 108; Aleisha Dannielle Calhoun, PO Box
122, Bradshaw, WV 24817.


Paul Everett Kennedy

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"Paul Everett Kennedy" article by sister, Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun, Bradshaw, WV.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", McDowell Co Historical Society, 1995
"Delila Mae Smith Kennedy Lester" article, page 188; submitted by Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun,
Bradshaw, WV.


Sandra June Mitchell

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"Paul Everett Kennedy" article by sister, Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun, Bradshaw, WV.


Charles W. Mitchell

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"Paul Everett Kennedy" article by sister, Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun, Bradshaw, WV.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charley W. Mitchell; born 15 Jul 1950; living at PO Box 89; Paynesville, WV 24873.


Bonnie

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"Paul Everett Kennedy" article by sister, Sherry Lynn Kennedy Calhoun, Bradshaw, WV.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Bonnie Mitchell; born ____________; living at PO Box 89; Paynesville, WV 24873.


William McKinley Kennedy Sr

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 246A;
Family #127.
Listed as William M. Kennedy; age 5; born in WV in Jan 1895; in household of father, Stephen
Kennedy.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 18 Apr 1910;
Page 66A; Family #18.
Listed as William Kennady; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Stephen Kennedy.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3756; 5 Jun 1917.
Will M. Kennedy; age 22; born on17 jan 1894 at Dan, WV; miner employed by Evans Poca Coal
Co at Lex, WV; single; short with slender build; light blue eyes and light hair.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page334; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie Kennedy; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; electrician; living at Lex, WV; son of
Stvaun and Malissa; married on 27 Jul 1917 at Lex, WV; GladysCaudelle; age 17; born in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daughter of B.C. and Alice.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Mar 1920; Page 247B;
Family #256/260.
Listed as William Mc. Canada; age 25; married; clerk in retail store; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Bill Kennedy; age 36; born in WV; married at 22; coal co. superintendent; head of
household.
7. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Page 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.
8. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
William Kenedy; born on 17 Jan 1894; died in Nov 1971; last residence Rainelle, Greenbrier Co,
WV.


Gladys Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Gladdys Caudle; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page334; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie Kennedy; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; electrician; living at Lex, WV; son of
Stvaun and Malissa; married on 27 Jul 1917 at Lex, WV; GladysCaudelle; age 17; born in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daughter of B.C. and Alice.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Mar 1920; Page 247B;
Family #256/260.
Listed as Gladys Canada; age 19; married; in household of husband, William McKinley Kennedy.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Gladys Kennedy; age 28; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, William
McKinley Kennedy.
5. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.
6. Greenbrier Co, WV Death Certificate #11432; WV Archives Web Site.
Gladys Kennedy; age 50 yrs, 0 mons, 22 days; born on 17 Jul 1900 in Pocahontas, VA; married;
daughter of Ben F. and Alice Reynolds Caudill; died on 8 Aug 1950 at Quinwood, Greenbrier Co, WV
cancer of the pelvis; buried on 10 Aug 1950 in End of the Trail Cemetery; informant, William M.
Kennedy.


Oliver Kennedy

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Mar 1920; Page 247B;
Family #256/260.
Listed as Oliver Canada; age 9 mons; in household of father, William McKinley Kennedy.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Oliver Kennedy; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, William McKinley Kennedy.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.


Virginia Kennedy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Virginia Kennedy; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, William McKinley Kennedy.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.


Eloise Kennedy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Eloise Kennedy; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, William McKinley Kennedy.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.


Nadine Kennedy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Family #137/141.
Listed as Nadine Kennedy; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, William McKinley Kennedy.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.


William McKinley Kennedy Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; 41 Dry Fork Road; taken on
8 Apr 1930; Page 249A; Family #137/141.
Listed as Bill Kennedy, Jr; age 2 yrs 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William McKinley
Kennedy.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"William McKinley Kennedy" article by daughter, Virginia Miller, Beckley, WV.


Benjamin F. Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Ben F. Caudle; age 42; born in VA; married once for 18 yrs; coal mine superintendant;
head of household.


Alice V. Reynolds

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Alice V. Caudle; age 40; born in VA; married once for 18 yrs; 8 children, 6 living; in
household of husband, Benjamin F. Caudill.


Lena Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Lena Caudle; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.


Ollie C. Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Ollie C. Caudle; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.


Clarence Curtis Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Clarence Caudle; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.
2. Fayette Co, WV; Delayed Birth Certificate 644; issued 13 Feb 1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clarence Curtis Caudill; born 28 Oct 1901 at Welch, WV; son of Benjamin and Alice May (Reynolds)
Caudill.


Samuel Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as Samuel Caudle; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.


May Caudill

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Yukon; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 176B;
Family #18/18.
Listed as May Caudle; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Benjamin F. Caudill.


John Smith

1. LDS "Pedigree Resource File"; LDS Web Site.


Nancy Honaker

1. LDS "Pedigree Resource File"; LDS Web Site.


Jerry Kennedy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 232B;
Family #153/154.
Listed as Jerry Kennedy; age 16, born in WV; in household of father, John L. Kennedy.
2. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Jerry Kennedy; born on 18 Sep 1913; died on 26 Feb 1991; social security card issed in WV.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"The Kennedys" article by Genevieve Curran Kennedy; Chula Vista, CA.


Robert Kennedy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 232B;
Family #153/154.
Listed as Robert Kennedy; age 14, born in WV; in household of father, John L. Kennedy.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co Historical Society; 1995; Pages 184.
"The Kennedys" article by Genevieve Curran Kennedy; Chula Vista, CA.