McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Harvey Lester

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 787.
Sandy River District, page 014.
Listed as John H. Lester, age 4, in household of father, Jeffery Lester.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Calvin Lester Search, 6 Oct 2000, submitter
danbetts@home.com
John Harvey Lester, born on 15 Sep 1876 at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV; died 24
Jul 1956 at Randle, Lewis Co, WA; married Lucinda Blankenship on 22 Sep 1897
in McDowell Co, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 514.
John H. Lester, age 21, single; born in McDowell Co, WV; son of Leffage and Juliana; married on 22 Sep 1897 Lucinda
Blankenship, age 18; single; born in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of T.C. and Sarah.
( Bride and groom parents are reversed)


Lucinda Blankenship

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, page 765.
Sandy River District, page 016.
Listed as Lucinda Blankenship, age 2, in household of father, Thomas
Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 514.
John H. Lester, age 21, single; born in McDowell Co, WV; son of Leffage and Juliana; married on 22 Sep 1897 Lucinda
Blankenship, age 18; single; born in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of T.C. and Sarah.
( Bride and groom parents are reversed)


Henry Washington Street

1. 1880 Census, Russell Co, VA; New Garden District; taken on 5 Jun 1880; Page 48A; Family #63.
Listed as Henry Street; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Avery T. Street.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 509.
Henry Washington Street; age 21; single; born in Russell Co, VA; son of A.T. and Millie; married on 4 Sep 1897 at
Tug River Hotel, Welch, WV; Victoria Elswick; age 21; single; born in Russell Co, VA; daughter of J.P. and T.J.


Victoria Elswick

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 509.
Henry Washington Street; age 21; single; born in Russell Co, VA; son of A.T. and Millie; married on 4 Sep 1897 at
Tug River Hotel, Welch, WV; Victoria Elswick; age 21; single; born in Russell Co, VA; daughter of J.P. and T.J.


Guy Harman Waldron

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 586.
Guy Harman; age 22; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; farmer; son of A.D. (sic, S.) and Sarah; married on 4 Nov 1897;
Ella Prearl; age 16; born in Martin Co, KY; single; daughter of Jack.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Family #147/147.
Listed as Guy Waldron; age 23; born in 1877; day laborer; married 3 yrs; in household of father, Augustus S. Waldron.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 94B; Family #276/278.
Listed as Gui Waldron; age 30; born in VA; married 13 yrs; laborer in lumber mill; head of household.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 27/28 Jan 1920; Page 220B;
Family #113/113.
Listed as Guy Waldron; age 47; born in WV; married; coal miner; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Guy Waldron; age 52; born in VA; married at 21; farmer; head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Guy Waldron; born on 22 Feb 1871 (sic, 1877); died in Oct 1971; living at Avondale, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Ella Priest

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 586.
Guy Harman; age 22; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; farmer; son of A.D. (sic, S.) and Sarah; married on 4 Nov 1897;
Ella Prearl; age 16; born in Martin Co, KY; single; daughter of Jack.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Family #147/147.
Listed as Ella Waldron; age 18; born in Dec 18881; married 3 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of father-in-law,
Augustus S. Waldron.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 94B; Family #276/278.
Listed as Ella Waldron; age 27; born in KY; married 13 yrs; 5 children, 4 living; in household of husband, Guy Harman
Waldron.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 27/28 Jan 1920; Page 220B;
Family #113/113.
Listed as Ella Waldron; age 38; born in KY; married; in household of husband, Guy Harman Waldron.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Ella Waldron; age 47; born in KY; married at 17; in household of husband, Guy Harman Waldron.


Phillip Waldron

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 94B; Family #276/278.
Listed as Phil Waldron; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.
2. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #361; WV Archives Web Site.
Phillip Waldron; age 13 yrs, 5 mons14 days; born on 28 Mar 1905 in WV; son of Guy and Ella Priest Waldron; died
om 11 Sep 1919 at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV from accident, mine car ran over body; informant, Booker Short.


Edward "Ed" Waldron

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 27/28 Jan 1920; Page 220B;
Family #113/113.
Listed as Ed Waldron; age 4 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Edward Waldron; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.


Hayne Waldron

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Hayne Waldron; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.


Belle Waldron

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Bell Waldron; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.


Augustus Spotts Waldron

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (WV), taken on 1 Aug 1850, Page 158, Family #142.
Listed as Augustus Waldron, age 15, born in VA, in household of father, Thomas Waldron.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 806.
Big Creek District, page 003.
Listed as Augustus Waldron, age 48, born in VA, head of household, a dry
goods merchant.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Guy T. Harrison search, 3 Dec 2001, submitted by
Stan French, french@netscope.net.
Mary Jane Waldron; born on 21 Jan 1872; died on 26 Jun 1941; daughter of
Augustus Spots and Elizabeth Bandy Waldron.
4. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1858, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Augustus S. Wolroud (sic, Waldron), age 24 yr, 11 mon, 4 days, born in Mercer Co, VA, son of Thomas C.
and Rebecca Wolroud, married on 22 Sep 1858, Elizabeth Bandy, age 15 yr, 7 mon, 7 days, born in
Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Sarah Bandy. Married by Gideon Scifers.
5. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Family #147/147.
Listed as A.S. Waldron; age 54; born in 1846 (sic); married 40 yrs; day laborer; head of household.


Harold Waldron

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 27/28 Jan 1920; Page 220B;
Family #113/113.
Listed as Harold Waldron; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; Family #249/255.
Listed as Harold Waldron; age 17; born in WV; in household of father, Guy Harman Waldron.
3. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #9538; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Waldron; age 26 yrs, 8 mons, 26 days; born on 27 Nov 1913 at Bradshaw, WV; married; husband of Rennie
Waldron; rail car loader; son of Guy and Ella Priece; died on 29 Jul 1940 at Avondale, McDowell Co, WV from injuries
suffered in auto accident; buried on 31 Jul 1940 at Raysal, WV; informant, Ed Waldron, Louisa, KY.


Martha Mamie Justice

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Morgan Justice search, 2 Mar 2002, submitted by
Debroah Rookard, debrarookard@flashofcrimson.com.
Morgan Justice; born in 1877 in WV; son of Solomon and Virginia Jane Cook
Justice; married Emily Sparks on 8 Dec 1896 in McDowell Co, WV.
Daughter, Mamie Justice; born in 1908 in WV; died in Oct 1936 at Asco,
McDowell Co, WV; buried in Justice Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; married Henry
Martin Rookard, Sr, abt 1919.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213B; Family #54/54.
Listed as Mamie Justice, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Morgan Justice.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 244A;
Family #332/335.
Listed as Mamie Justice, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Morgan Justice.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14113; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Henry Rookard; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV in 1907; married; wife of H.M. Rookard;
living at Asco, WV; daughter of Morgan and Jane (Osley) Justice; died on 18 Oct 1935 in the Grace
Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV due to shock from hemorrhage of uterus, sub-mucous fibroid with
syphilis; buried on 20 Oct 1935 at Davy, WV; informant, H.M. Justice, Asco, WV.


Charles Sparks

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #268.
Listed as Charles Justice, age 11, born in VA, in household of step-father, Morgan Justice.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213A; Family #47/47.
Listed as Charles Sparks, age 22, born in VA, married once for 1 yr; coal miner; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #16315; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Sparks; age 59; born on 22 Sep 1885 (sic, 1888) in Tazewell Co, VA; married, husband of Lydia Sparks;
coal miner; son of William and Emily Sparks; died on 16 Dec 1944 at Davy, McDowell Co, WV of slate fall in coal mine;
buried on 20 dec 1944 in Justice Cemetery, Asco, WV.


Lydia Mullins

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213A; Family #47/47.
Listed as Lydia Sparks, age 22, born in WV, married once for 1 yr; 1 child, 1 living; in household of husband, Charles
Sparks.


Ralph Sparks

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213A; Family #47/47.
Listed as Ralph Sparks, age 1 mon, born in WV, in household of father, Charles Sparks.


Kansas M. Justice

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #268.
Listed as Cansas M. Justice, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Morgan Justice.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213A; Family #54/54.
Listed as Kansas Sparks (sic, Justice), age 12, born in VA, in household of father, Morgan Justice.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 244A;
Family #332/335.
Listed as Kansas Justice, age 22, born in WV, divorced; in household of father, Morgan Justice.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 132; WV Archives Web Site.
James Fauer; age 26; born in Italy; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of Joe and Catherine;
married on 10 Jul 1920 at Welch, WV; Kansas Justice; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Morgan and Emily.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 78A; Image 27
of 48; Family #242/248.
Listed as Kansas Fruia; age 32; born in WV; married at 21; in household of husband, James V. Fruia.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #691; WV Archives Web Site.
Kansas Furia; age 41; born at Davy, WV; married; wife of James Furia, age 51; living at Davy, WV;
daughter of Morgan Justice and unknown mother; died on 21 Jan 1941 in the Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV from bilateral lobar pneumonia with influnza; buried on 23 Jan
1943 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, James Fruia, Davy, WV.


Joseph L. Justice

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 244A;
Family #332/335.
Listed as Joseph L. Justice, age 7 mons, born in WV, in household of grandfather, Morgan Justice.