McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Absalom Belcher

1. 1900 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV, Falling Spring District, page 58A, Family # 34.
Listed as Absalom Belcher, age 14, born in Jan 1886, in household of
father, Henry Belcher.
2. 1910 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 69A; Image
33 of 60; Family #275/275.
Listed as Absolam Belcher; age 25; born in WV; single; farmer; head of household.
3. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 162B; Image 12
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Absalom Belcher; age 34; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
4. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Absalom Belcher; age 45; born in WV; married at 26; farmer; head of household.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Dublin Southern Cemetery, Dublin, Harford Co, MD; submitted by
Annie T. 20 Mar 2005.
Absolum Belcher; born 21 Jan 1885 in Bud, Wyoming Co, WV; died 31 Jan 1945 in Darlington,
Harford Co, MD; buried here; double headstone photo shown with wife Amanda Jane Green Belcher;
personal photo posted;
"Son of Henry D.& Mary "Polly"(Lusk) Belcher. Husband of Amanda Jane Green. Father of Hattie, Okey, Sylvia, Aaron, Virgie, Virginia Florence, Gladys, Henry, and Cecil. His name is misspelled on his headstone.

"Family links:
"Spouse:
Amanda Jane Green Belcher (1886 - 1965)

"Children:
Hattie Katherine Belcher Haden (1912 - 1978)*
Okey O Belcher (1915 - 1943)*
Sylvia Jane Belcher Robinson (1916 - 1997)*
Aaron Bedford Belcher (1918 - 1967)*
Virgie Belcher Sechrist Blankenship (1920 - 1982)*
Florence Virginia Belcher Workman Detzel (1921 - 1987)*
Gladys Marie Belcher Deckman (1923 - 1981)*
Henry Clarence Belcher (1927 - 2005)*
Cecil C Belcher (1928 - 1987)*"


Amanda Jane Green

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 131A, Family 224.
Listed as Mandy Green, age 13, in household of father, Jasper Green.
2. 1910 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 58B; Family #104/104.
Listed as Manda Green, age 24, born in WV; single; in household of father, Jasper Green.
3. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 162B; Image 12
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Amanda Belcher; age 34; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Absolam Belcher.
4. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Amanda Belcher; age 44; born in WV; married at 25; in household of husband, Absolam Belcher.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Dublin Southern Cemetery, Dublin, Harford Co, MD; submitted by
Annie T; 20 Mar 2005.
Amanda Jane Green Belcher; born 10 Oct 1886 in Welch, WV; died 18 Sep 1965 in Baltimore, MD;
buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband, Absolom Belcher; personal photo posted.
"Daughter of Jasper Sr. and Louisa (Gross) Green, wife of Absalom Belcher, mother of Hattie, Okey, Sylvia, Aaron, Virgie, Virginia Florence, Gladys, Henry, and Cecil. Her family nickname was "Mandy Jane."

"Family links:
"Parents:
Jasper Green (1861 - 1941)
Louisa Gross Green (1868 - 1912)

" Spouse:
Absalom Belcher (1885 - 1945)*

"Children:
Hattie Katherine Belcher Haden (1912 - 1978)*
Okey O Belcher (1915 - 1943)*
Sylvia Jane Belcher Robinson (1916 - 1997)*
Aaron Bedford Belcher (1918 - 1967)*
Virgie Belcher Sechrist Blankenship (1920 - 1982)*
Florence Virginia Belcher Workman Detzel (1921 - 1987)*
Gladys Marie Belcher Deckman (1923 - 1981)*
Henry Clarence Belcher (1927 - 2005)*
Cecil C Belcher (1928 - 1987)*

" Siblings:
Amanda Jane Green Belcher (1886 - 1965)
Jesse Arthur Green (1889 - 1918)*
Mary Ann Green Lane (1891 - 1933)*
Delilah Jane Green Workman (1893 - 1967)*
Jasper Green (1895 - 1967)*
Millie Ida Green Workman (1897 - 1926)*
Amos Stones Green (1899 - 1978)*
Thurmond Gameliel Green (1901 - 1941)*
Willard C Green (1906 - 1995)*
Fred Green (1907 - 1907)*
Fountaine Max Green (1908 - 1970)*
Clara Louisa Green (1909 - 1982)*
Myles Oliver Green (1910 - 1992)*
Lloyd George Green (1912 - 1994)*"


Hattie Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 163A; Image 13
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Hattie Belcher; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Okie O. Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 163A; Image 13
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Okie Belcher; age 4 yrs, 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.
2. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Okie O. Belcher; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Sylvia Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 163A; Image 13
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Sylvia Belcher; age 3 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.
2. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Sylvia Belcher; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Aaron B. Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Monroe Co, WV; Red Sulphur District; taken on 20 Jan 1920; Page 163A; Image 13
of 28; Family #114/116.
Listed as Earron Belcher; age 1 yr, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.
2. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Eron B. Belcher; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Virgie M. Belcher

1. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Virgie M. Belcher; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Virginia F, Belcher

1. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Virginia F.. Belcher; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Gladys M. Belcher

1. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Gladys M.. Belcher; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Henry E. Belcher

1. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Henry E.. Belcher; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


Cecil C. Belcher

1. 1930 Census, Orange Co, VA; Taylor District; taken on 5/7 Apr 1930; page 266A; Image 5 of 46;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Cecil C. Belcher; age 1 yr, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Absolam Belcher.


John Henry Lane

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 725.
Barker's Ridge Township, page 009.
Listed as John H.M. Lane, age 3, in household of father, Miller W. Lane.


Mary Ann Green

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 131A, Family 224.
Listed as Mary Ann Green, age 9, in household of father, Jasper Green.
2. "Families of Wyoming Co, WV" Vol 17, Issue #3, 2003, published by Sally
Seaman-Williams, page 92; "Descendants of William Floyd Belcher, Jr, con'td".
Mary Ann Green; born on 3 Mar 1891; died on 30 Apr 1933.


Daniel Frank Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 74A; Family #23/23.
Listed as Dolie? F. Harman, age 19, born in Dec 1881 in WV, in household of father, John Harman.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
D. Frank Harmon married Mary Harman in 1906 and lived at War, VA
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B,
Family #91.
Listed as Daniel F. Harman, age 28, born in WV, married once for 4 years, dry goods merchant, head
of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #10948; WV Archives Web Site.
Daniel Frank Harman; age 42 yr, 7 mons, 7 days; born on 7 Jul 1881 in McDowell Co, WV; married;
miner; son of James Estell and Hannah Brewster Harman; died on 7 Aug 1923 in Big Creek District,
McDowell Co, WV of "artereo-aclerosis"; buried on 8 Aug 1923 at War, WV.


Mary Harman

1. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
D. Frank Harmon married Mary Harman in 1906 and lived at War, VA
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B, Family #91.
Listed as Mary Harman, age 21, born in WV, married once for 4 years, 2 children, 1 living; in household of husband,
Daniel F. Harman.


Rissie Harman

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B, Family #91.
Listed as Rissie Harman, age 6 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Daniel F. Harman.


Rosa E. Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 74A; Family #23/23.
Listed as Rosa E. Harman, age 5, born in Feb 1895 in WV, in household of father, John Harman.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
Rosa Harman married Clyde Smith in Jul 1912 and lived at William Poca.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B,
Family #91.
Listed as Rosa Harman, age 14, born in WV, in household of brother, Daniel F. Harman.


James "Alex" Williams

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; Sturat; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 11 A;
Family #189/191.
Listed as James E. Williams; age 5; born in VA in Feb 1895; in household of father, Thomas Williams.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken on 24 May 1910; Page 180B;
Family #88/88.
Listed as James A. Williams; age 15; born in VA ; in household of father, Thomas Williams.
3. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #14; WV Archives Web Site.
James Alex Williams; age 23 yrs, 14 mons (sic, days); born on 6 Mar 1917 (sic, this was death date);\
married with one child; merchant of groceries and soft drinks; son of T.? and Nannie Cruse Williams;
died on 6 Mar 1917 at Yukon, McDowell Co, WV from an accidental gun shot wound; buried on 20
Mar 1917 at Yukon, WV; informant, Harriett Williams.


Harriett L. Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 74A; Family #23/23.
Listed as Harriett L. Harman, age 4, born in Feb 1896 in WV, in household of father, John Harman.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
Harriett Harman married first Alex Williams; after his death, second John
Johnson. They lived at Yukon then at Logan.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B,
Family #91.
Listed as Harriet Harman, age 12, born in WV, in household of brother, Daniel F. Harman.


Harriett L. Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 74A; Family #23/23.
Listed as Harriett L. Harman, age 4, born in Feb 1896 in WV, in household of father, John Harman.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
Harriett Harman married first Alex Williams; after his death, second John
Johnson. They lived at Yukon then at Logan.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War taken on 24 May 1910, Page 180B,
Family #91.
Listed as Harriet Harman, age 12, born in WV, in household of brother, Daniel F. Harman.


Lawrence Vance

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV, Magnolia District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 215A, Family #98.
Listed as Lawrence Vance, age 19, born in WV, in household of father, Epp Vance.
2. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Lawrence Vance; born on 28 Aug 1910; died on 18 Apr 1994; living at Kopperston, Wyoming Co, WV
at death.
3. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Friday 22 Jul 2005, Newspaper Obit.
"JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Helena Vance Cline, 89, formerly of Wyoming County, passed away Sunday,
July 17, 2005, in a Florida nursing facility. "Born Feb. 24, 1916, at Thacker Mines, she was the daughter of the late Epp and Anna Ellenberg
Vance...." "In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Toney Cline; a sister, Anna
Marie Prelaz; and four brothers, Lawrence Vance, Carnell W. Vance, Orville L. Vance and Merrel E.
Vance..."


Elsie E. Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Elsie E. Green; age 10; born in TN; in household of father, John A. Green.
2. Adam Toler Memorial Funeral Home; Web Site; posted Obit.
"KOPPERSTON – Elsie Vance Hypes went home to be with the Lord Friday, February 2, 2007, at the age of 86 years, 11 months, and nine days, at her residence, surrounded by her family.
"Born February 24, 1920 in Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late John Allen and Ada Elizabeth Crowder Greene. Mrs. Hypes was a homemaker, a member of the First Church of God in Oceana, and had attended Oceana United Methodist Church in the past.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband of 47 years, Lawrence Vance; her second husband of 2 1/2 years, Emory Hypes; a brother, Lester Greene; and two sisters, Dorothy Johnson and Mabel Mullins.
Those left to cherish her memory are a son, Jerry Allen Vance and his wife, Peggy of Scott Depot; a daughter, Hazel Vance Estep and her husband, Michael of Kopperston; two brothers, Edwin Dale Greene and his wife Mary of Beloit, Wisc. and Clifton Greene of Justice, Ill.; four grandchildren, John Allen Vance and his wife, Merrideth, Jeffery Michael Vance and his companion Kim Cook, David Michael Estep, and Jennifer Estep Brooks and her husband, Mark; three great grandchildren, Hunter Allen Vance Wooten, Mark Colton Brooks, and Presley Madison Brooks; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
"A celebration of Elsie’s life will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Adam Toler Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. William Wagner, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny..."


John Allen Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as John A. Green; age 36; born in NC; married at 25; coal miner; head of household.


Ada Elizabeth Crowder

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Ada E. Green; age 37; born in NC; married at 26; in household of husband, John A. Green.


Mabel R. Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Mabel R. Green; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, John A. Green.


Edwin Dale Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Dale E. Green; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, John A. Green.


Lester C. Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Lester C. Green; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, John A. Green.


Elsie E. Green

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 288B; Family #333/333.
Listed as Elsie E. Green; age 10; born in TN; in household of father, John A. Green.
2. Adam Toler Memorial Funeral Home; Web Site; posted Obit.
"KOPPERSTON – Elsie Vance Hypes went home to be with the Lord Friday, February 2, 2007, at the age of 86 years, 11 months, and nine days, at her residence, surrounded by her family.
"Born February 24, 1920 in Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late John Allen and Ada Elizabeth Crowder Greene. Mrs. Hypes was a homemaker, a member of the First Church of God in Oceana, and had attended Oceana United Methodist Church in the past.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband of 47 years, Lawrence Vance; her second husband of 2 1/2 years, Emory Hypes; a brother, Lester Greene; and two sisters, Dorothy Johnson and Mabel Mullins.
Those left to cherish her memory are a son, Jerry Allen Vance and his wife, Peggy of Scott Depot; a daughter, Hazel Vance Estep and her husband, Michael of Kopperston; two brothers, Edwin Dale Greene and his wife Mary of Beloit, Wisc. and Clifton Greene of Justice, Ill.; four grandchildren, John Allen Vance and his wife, Merrideth, Jeffery Michael Vance and his companion Kim Cook, David Michael Estep, and Jennifer Estep Brooks and her husband, Mark; three great grandchildren, Hunter Allen Vance Wooten, Mark Colton Brooks, and Presley Madison Brooks; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
"A celebration of Elsie’s life will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Adam Toler Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. William Wagner, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny..."