McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Walker

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Johnny Walker; born 14 Jul 1942; living at PO Box 457, Welch, WV 24801.


Brenda Mays

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Brenda Walker; born 19 Jul 1945; living at PO Box 457, Welch, WV 24801.


James Richard "Jimmy" Mays

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book#____(1959); Page 141; WV Archives Web Site.
James Richard Mays; age 19; born at Premier, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; son of Johnny and
Cletis Mays; married on 20 May 1959 at Roderfield, WV; Betty Ann Fulp; age 19; born and living at
Welch; single; daughter of deceased father and Annie Mae Fulp.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James R. Mays; born 20 Apr 1940; living at PO Box 883, Welch, WV 24801.


Betty Ann Fulp

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-27; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 565A; Image 39 of 44; Household #399.
Listed as Infant female Fulp; age less than 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Maurice H.
Fulp.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book#____(1959); Page 141; WV Archives Web Site.
James Richard Mays; age 19; born at Premier, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; son of Johnny and
Cletis Mays; married on 20 May 1959 at Roderfield, WV; Betty Ann Fulp; age 19; born and living at
Welch; single; daughter of deceased father and Annie Mae Fulp.
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Betty A. Mays; born _________; living at PO Box 883, Welch, WV 24801.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Morse Hayden Fulp"; Article; Page 146; submitted by Jean Chinsalo,
Daughter, 43 Bland Street, Welch, WV 24801.


Daley Wilbur Mays

1. 1910 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Mayo River District; taken on 15/16 Apr 1910; Page 92A; Family #6/6.
Listed as Pailey W. Mays; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Richard Mays.
2. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 234A;
Family #47/47.
Listed as Daley W. Mays; age 22; born in VA; coal miner; in household of father, Richard H. Mays.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 15 Apr 1940; E.D.24-40;
Page 786A; Image 17 of 36; Household #104.
Listed as Daley Mays; age 33; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house on 1
Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Julia Agnes Orban

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as Julia Orban; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Orban, Sr.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 15 Apr 1940; E.D.24-40;
Page 786A; Image 17 of 36; Household #104.
Listed as Julia Mays; age 21; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house on 1
Apr 1935; in household of husband, Daley W. Mays.


Mose Mays

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 15 Apr 1940; E.D.24-40;
Page 786A; Image 17 of 36; Household #104.
Listed as Mose Mays; age 2; born in WV; no education; in household of father, Daley W. Mays.


Daley Mays

1. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #11896; WV Archives Web Site.
Daley Mays; age 2 mons, 2 days; born on 8 Jul 1939 at Premier, WV; son of Daley Welber Myers
(sic, Mays), born in Sturat, VA and Julia Agnes Orbin Mays; died on 10 Sep 1939 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, McDowell Co, WV of pneumonia; buried on 11Sep 1939 in Roderfield Cemetery; informant,
D.W. Mays.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 16 Dec 2011.
Delany Mays; born 8 Jul 1939; died 10 Sep 1939; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Raymond E. Kestner

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Raymond E. Kestner; born 16 Jun 1917; living at PO Box 877, Welch, WV 24801.


Mary Jane "Jerry" Mays

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Mary Kestner; born 22 Oct 1941; living at PO Box 877, Welch, WV 24801.


Abram F. "Abe" Mays

1. American Civil War Soldiers; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Abram Mays; resident of Patrick Co, VA; enlisted on 22 Jun 1861 as a private; age 17; in Company C,
50th Infantry Regiment of VA in Wythe Co, VA; died on 12 Jul 1915 in Patrick Co, VA.
2. 1870 Census, Stokes Co, NC; Peter Creek Township; Martin Lime Kiln PO; taken on 20 Aug 1870;
Page 166B;110/111.
Listed as Abram Mays; age 25; born in VA; waggoner; in household of father, William D. Mays.
3. Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929: Ancestry.com Web Site.
Abram F. Mays; age 32; born in Pittsylvania Co, VA; son of W.D. and S.C. Mays; married on 12 Aug
1876 Elizabeth D. Campbell; age 15; born in Henry Co, VA; daughter of J.P.E. Campbell.
4. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Abram F. Mays; age 56; born in VA in Apr 1844; married, 24 yrs; farmer; head of household.
5. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Abe F. Mays; age 66; born in VA; married once for 34 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Elizabeth D. Campbell

1. Virginia Marriages, 1851-1929: Ancestry.com Web Site.
Abram F. Mays; age 32; born in Pittsylvania Co, VA; son of W.D. and S.C. Mays; married on 12 Aug
1876 Elizabeth D. Campbell; age 15; born in Henry Co, VA; daughter of J.P.E. Campbell.
2. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Elizabeth D. Mays; age 39; born in VA in Oct 1860; married, 24 yrs; 10 children, 9 living;
in household of husband, Abram F. Mays.
3. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Elizabeth D. Mays; age 49; born in VA; married once for 34 yrs; 12 children, 11 living;
in household of husband, Abram F. Mays.


John W. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as John W. Mays; age 22; born in VA in Jul 1877; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Frank P. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Frank P. Mays; age 19; born in VA in Oct 1880; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Abram F. Mays Jr

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Abram F. Mays; age 16; born in VA in Apr 1884; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Sallie C. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Sallie C. Mays; age 11; born in VA in Jul 1888; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Lucy M. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Lura M. Mays; age 9; born in VA in Nov 1890; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.
2. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Lucy M. Mays; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Dorothy Elizabeth Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Dotty E. Mays; age 7; born in VA in Sep 1892; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.
2. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Elizabeth Mays; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Lydia S. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Lelua S. Mays; age 4; born in VA in Mar 1896; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.
2. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Lidie Mays; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Thelma G. Mays

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 26B; Family #147/147.
Listed as Thelma G. Mays; age 1; born in VA in Oct 1898; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.
2. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Thelma Mays; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


George L. Mays

1. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as George L. Mays; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Kittie R. Mays

1. 1910 Census, Patrict Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27B; Family #165/165.
Listed as Kittie R. Mays; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Abram F. Mays.


Raymond Lusk

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 8 Apr 1930, Page 77B, Family #124.
Listed as Raymond Lusk, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Otis W. Lusk.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 135; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Lusk; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Otis and Frances
Lusk; married on 16 Aug 1935 at Baileysville, WV; Helen Altizer; age 17; born in VA; living at
Baileysville; daughter of John and Jennie Altizer.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 8 May 1940; Page 12B;
Image 38 of 49; Household #274.
Listed as Raymond Lusk; age 29; born in WV; married; 2 yrs college education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Helen Margaret Altizer

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 78B;
Family #131/132.
Listed as Helen Altizer; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, John Altizer.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 135; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Lusk; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Otis and Frances
Lusk; married on 16 Aug 1935 at Baileysville, WV; Helen Altizer; age 17; born in VA; living at
Baileysville; daughter of John and Jennie Altizer.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 8 May 1940; Page 12B;
Image 38 of 49; Household #274.
Listed as Helen Lusk; age 20; born in WV; married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Raymond Lusk.
4. "The Hearld Register"; Beckley, WV; Sunday, 4 Feb 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"FANROCK — Helen Margaret Altizer Lusk, 87, of Fanrock, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2007, at McDowell County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Gary, following a long illness. "She was born July 25, 1919, at Bearwallow, Va., the daughter of the late John and Virginia Altizer. "Helen was a faithful member of Brier Creek Tabernacle for 64 years. She enjoyed church, crocheting, and quilting. Helen also enjoyed the outdoors and playing with her great-grandchildren. "Mrs. Lusk was preceded in death by her loving husband of 49 years, the Rev. Raymond Lusk; two sisters, M’ledge Altizer and Opal Thomas and husband, George; three brothers-in-law, Carmel Short, Glen Lusk and Jake Thomas; a great-grandson, Bryndon Wesley Berkhead; and a great-granddaughter, Angie Short Terigerson. "Survivors include two daughters, Sue Berkhead and husband, Bob, and Betty Short and husband, Curtis; two sons, Neil Lusk and wife, Sheila, and Wendell Lusk and wife, Cam; grandchildren, Wesley Berkhead and wife, Stephanie, Dale Lusk and wife, Michelle, Wendy Davis and husband, Chris, Matthew Lusk, Sean Lusk and wife, Janet, Christie Kushner and husband, Noah, Cody Lusk, Larry Short and wife, Connie, Kathy Hewitt and husband, Owen, Jerry Short and wife, Vickie, Terry Short and wife, Donna, and Karen Balsamo and husband, Larry; three sisters, Juanita Lusk of Fanrock, Tiny Whitten and husband, Ralph, of Fanrock and Frankie Short of Manassas, Va.; two brothers, David Altizer and wife, Elsie, of South Williamson, Ky., and Douglas Altizer and wife, Joan, of Barboursville; 21 great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends who loved her dearly. "Service will be 1 p.m. today at Brier Creek Tabernacle with the Rev. Ralph Whitten, the Rev. Tim Kennedy and the Rev. Randy Lusk officiating. Burial will follow in Altizer Family Cemetery, Fanrock..."


John Clarence Altizer

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 78B; Family #131/132.
Listed as John Altizer; age 30; born in WV; married at 18; farmer; head of household.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 8 May 1940; Page 12B;
Image 38 of 49; Household #273.
Listed as C. John Altizer; age 40; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Virginia Dew Christian

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 78B; Family #131/132.
Listed as Virginia Dew Altizer; age 28; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, John Altizer.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 8 May 1940; Page 12B;
Image 38 of 49; Household #273.
Listed as Jennie Altizer; age 37; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, John C. Altizer.


Maledge Altizer

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 78B; Family #131/132.
Listed as Maledge Altizer; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, John Altizer.


James Edward "Son" Miller

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 9 Jan 1920, page 137A, Family #40.
Listed as Edward Miller, age 1yr, 1 mon, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Miller
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 16 Apr 1930, Page 83A, Family #198.
Listed as James Edward Miller, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, James M. Miller.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 48; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Miller; age 21; born in WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of James and Agnes (Hall)
Miller; married on 9 Jun 1938 in Logan, WV; Grethel Anderson; age 18; born in WV; single; living at
Earllng, WV; daughter of Troy and Brooke (Browning) Anderson.
4. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; 28 Jan 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"BRENTON — James E. “Son” Miller, 88, passed away Friday, Jan. 26, 2007, at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, New Richmond, following a long illness. "Born Sept. 16, 1918, in McDowell County, he was the son of the late James Matthew Miller and Agnes Hall Miller. "Mr. Miller was of the Baptist faith and he served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, trading, talking on his CB and being outdoors. "In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Freddie Joe Miller; grandson, James Matthew Miller; son-in-law, Hansel Morgan; two brothers, Robert and George Miller; and a sister, Edith Miller. "Survivors include his wife, Margie E. Trivett Miller; two sons, Ronnie Miller of Char-leston and Roger Miller of Canton, Ohio; six daughters, Emma Jean Blaney and Kathy Osborne, both of Canton, Sunnie Gail Woolum of Oceana, Lisa Morgan of Brenton, Patty Miller of Hickory, N.C., and Shannon Miller of Huntington; a brother, Eddie Ray Miller and his wife, Vivian, of Brenton; a sister-in-law, Geneva Miller of Brenton; 20 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. "Service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with the Rev. Tommy Knotts officiating. Burial will follow in Miller Family Cemetery, Mill Creek..."