McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Frederick John Gentry Sr

1. 1900 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 183A; Family #160/172.
Listed as John Gentry; age 11; born in VA in Jan 1889; in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.
2. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B; Family #37/37.
Listed as Frank (sic, Fred) J. Gentry; age 21; born in VA; single; boarder; telegraph operator; in household of
future father-in-law, George A. Smith.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #4245; Mingo? Co, WV; 5 Jun 1917.
Fred J. Gentry; age 29; born on 30 Jan 1888 in Rocky Mount, VA; living at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV; telegrapher for
N&W Railroad; dependents, wife and 5 children; tall with slender build; brown eyes and black hair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239A; Family #93/97.
Listed as Frederick J. Gentry; age 32; born in WV; married; telegraph operator; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Fred J. Gentry; age 41; born in VA; married at 21; telegraph operator for N&W Railrod; head of household.
6. Tazewell Co, VA; WW II Draft Registration Card #706.
Fred John Gentry, Sr; age 54; born on 30 Jan 1888 in Rocky Mount, VA; living at 107 Vincil Street, Bluefield, VA;
employed by N&W Railroad at Bluestone, Mercer Co, WV; person who will always know address, George Gentry of
same address.


Gertrude Lillie Smith

1. 1900 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 316A; Family #340/340.
Listed as Lilly G. Smith; age 13; born in WV in Jan 1887; in household of father, George A. Smith.
2. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B; Family #37/37.
Listed as Gertrude Smith; age 23; born in WV; divorced; 1 child, 1 living; in household of father, George A. Smith.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239A; Family #93/97.
Listed as Lillie Gentry; age 31; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Frederick J. Gentry.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Gertrude L. Gentry; age 40; born in WV; married at 21; in household of husband, Frederick J. Gentry.


Ina K. Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239A; Family #93/97.
Listed as Inna Gentry; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Ina K. Gentry; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.


Josephine C. Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239A; Family #93/97.
Listed as Josephine Gentry; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Josephine Gentry; age 19; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.


Frederick John Gentry Jr

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239B; Family #93/97.
Listed as Fredrick Gentry, Jr; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Fred Gentry, Jr.; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
3. US WW II Army EnlistmentRecords, 1938- 1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fred J. Gentry, Jr; living in Tazewell Co, VA; enlisted on 19 Feb 1942 at Ft. Thomas KY; 4 yrs high school; single;
70 " tall; 132 lbs.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fred Gentry; born on 16 Apr 1913; died in Mar 1987; last residence, Conaway, Buchanan Co, VA.


Virginia B. Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239B; Family #93/97.
Listed as Virginia Gentry; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Virginia B. Gentry; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.


Helen L. Gentry

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239B; Family #93/97.
Listed as Helen Gentry; age 2 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Helen L. Gentry; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.


William D. Gentry

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as William D. Gentry; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Frederick J. Gentry.


George A. Smith

1. 1900 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 316A; Family #340/340.
Listed as George A. Smith; age 29; born in WV in May 1871; married 10 yrs; farmer; head of household.
2. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B; Family #37/37.
Listed as George A. Smith; age 38; born in WV; married once for 20 yrs; watchman for railroad; head of household.


Elizabeth B. Shuck

1. 1900 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 316A; Family #340/340.
Listed as Elizabeth B. Smith; age 33; born in WV in Dec 1866; married 10 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of husband, George A. Smith.
2. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B; Family #37/37.
Listed as Elizabeth B. Smith; age 40; born in WV; married once for 20 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household
of husband, George A. Smith.


Gertrude Lillie Smith

1. 1900 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 316A; Family #340/340.
Listed as Lilly G. Smith; age 13; born in WV in Jan 1887; in household of father, George A. Smith.
2. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B; Family #37/37.
Listed as Gertrude Smith; age 23; born in WV; divorced; 1 child, 1 living; in household of father, George A. Smith.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 239A; Family #93/97.
Listed as Lillie Gentry; age 31; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Frederick J. Gentry.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B; Family #16/18.
Listed as Gertrude L. Gentry; age 40; born in WV; married at 21; in household of husband, Frederick J. Gentry.


Myrtle Smith

1. 1910 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtn District; Swell Depot; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 252B;
Family #37/37.
Listed as Myrtle Smith; age 12 (sic); born in WV; in household of grandfather, George A. Smith.


Peter S. Gentry

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #236/236.
Listed as Peter S. Gentry; age 34; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. 1900 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 183A; Family #160/172.
Listed as Peter Gentry; age 51; born in VA in Dec 1848; married 24 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Nancy "Nannie" Smithers

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #236/236.
Listed as Nannie Gentry; age 35; born in VA;in household of husband, Peter S. Gentry.
2. 1900 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 183A; Family #160/172.
Listed as Norme Gentry; age 21 (sic); born in VA in Dec 1848; married 24 yrs; 7 children, 6 living;
in household of husband, Peter S. Gentry.


Sally P Gentry

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #236/236.
Listed as Sallie P. Gentry; age 9; born in VA;in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.


Josephine Gentry

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #236/236.
Listed as Josephine Gentry; age 3; born in VA;in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.


Willie Gentry

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #236/236.
Listed as Baby (male) Gentry; age 2 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.
2. 1900 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 183A; Family #160/172.
Listed as Willie Gentry; age 20; born in VA in May 1880;single; telegraph operator; in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.


Andrew Gentry

1. 1900 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 8 Jun 1900; Page 183A; Family #160/172.
Listed as Andrew Gentry; age 16; born in VA in Aug 1883; in household of father, Peter S. Gentry.


William Gentry

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #237/237.
Listed as William Gentry; age 55; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Elizabeth M.

1. 1880 Census, Franklin Co, VA; Rocky Mount District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 155C; Family #237/237.
Listed as Elizabeth M. Gentry; age 59; born in VA; in household of husband, William Gentry.


Chris H. Kershaw

1. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate # 16722; WV Archives Web Site.
Chris Kershaw; age 85 yrs, 11 mons, 21 days; born on 17 Dec 1855 in Leeds, England; married,
husband of Eva May Kershaw, age 69; retired mine foreman; son of Albert and Mary Hodgin Kershaw;
died on 8 Dec 1941 at 704 Bluefield Ave, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV from myocarditis; buried on 9 Dec
1941 in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Bluefield, WV; informant, Mrs. Eva Kershaw, Bluefield, WV.


Eva Mae Garrett

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society,
1995, page 99; "James Wesley Bingham"; article; submitted by Mrs. F.W. Turner, Welch, WV.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District, Welch; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 112B;
Family #65/83.
Listed as Eva Bingham; age 47; born in VA; married; in household of husband, James W. Bingham.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Warden St; taken on 5 Apr 1930;
Page 251A; Family #69/92.
Listed as Eva Bingham; age 57; born in VA; manager of boarding house; in household of husband,
James W. Bingham.
4. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate # 6692; WV Archives Web Site.
Eva Garret Bingham Kershaw; age 76 yrs, 1 mon, 24 days; born on 6 Apr 1872 in Alleghaney Co, VA;
widowed; wife of C.H. Kershaw; daughter of Jacob, born in MS, and Betty Taylor, born in Montgomery
Co, VA, Garrett; died on 27 May 1948 at 340 4th Street, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV from throat cancer;
buried on 29 May 1948 in Monte Vista Park, Mercer Co, WV; informant, Ray S. Graham, Bluefield, WV.


Emmitt H. Cox

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District, Welch; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 112B;
Family #65/83.
Listed as Emmett H. Cox; age 29; born in VA; in household of father-in-law, James W. Bingham, with
wife.


Myrtle E. Bingham

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District, Welch; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 112B;
Family #65/83.
Listed as Myrtle E. Cox; age 25; born in VA; in household of father, James W. Bingham, with husband.