McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James Alta Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as James Cook; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as James Alta Cook; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
3. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan; #4 Lumber Camp Road; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 29A;
Family #199/199.
Listed as Alta Cook; age 24; born in WV; boarder; married at 24; lumber stacker in saw mill; in
household of Carl Cook.
4. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1929); Page 31; Line 33; WV Archives Web Site.
Alta Cook; age 23; born in WV; single; logger; living at Mallory; son of ___Cook & ____; married on
7 Sep 1929 at Davin, WV; Ora Bishop; age 17; born in WV; single; living at Davin, WV; daughter of
Sidney and Viola (Belcher) Bishop.
5. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1945); Page 504; WV Archives Web Site.
Alta Cook; age 40; born in Monroe Co, WV; widowed; living at Mallory, WV; son of J.E. and Josa
(Ballard) Cook; married on 6 Mar 1945 at Kistler, WV; Minnie Marie Conn; age 23; born and living at
Accoville, WV; single; daughter of William and Francis (Allen) Conn.


Ora Bishop

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; taken on 24 Jan 1920; Page 221B;
Family #343/349.
Listed as Ora Bishop; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Scott Bishop.
2. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1929); Page 31; Line 33; WV Archives Web Site.
Alta Cook; age 23; born in WV; single; logger; living at Mallory; son of ___Cook & ____; married on
7 Sep 1929 at Davin, WV; Ora Bishop; age 17; born in WV; single; living at Davin, WV; daughter of
Sidney and Viola (Belcher) Bishop.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1934); Page__; Line 5; WV Archives Web Site.
J.N. Stewart; age 34; born in WV; miner; divorced; living at Accoville, WV; son of H.T. and and Dora
(Carl) Stewart; married on 21 Oct 1934 at Logan, WV; Ora Bishop; age 21; born in WV; divorced;
living at Accoville; daughter of Scott and Vernie (Belcher) Bishop.
4. Logan Co, WV Death Certificate #13229; WV Archives Web Site.
Ora Stewart; age 21 yrs, 2 mons, 11 days; born on 29 Apr 1913 at Sun Hill, Wyoming Co, WV; married;
wife of Nelson Stewart; living at Davin, Logan Co, WV; daughter of Scott and Viola (Belcher) Bishop;
died on 10 Jul 1937 at Mineral City; Davin, Logan Co, WV from TB; buried on 11 Jul 1937 in Claypool
Cemetery; informant, Nelson Stewart, Davin, WV.


James Elwood Cook

1. Monroe Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1894); Page 217; Line 21; WV Archive Web Site.
James E. Cook; age 19; born in Dodridge Co, WV; living in Monroe Co, WV; married on 23 Sep 1894;
Josephine Ballard; age 20; born and living in Monroe Co, WV.
2. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as J.E. Cook; age 35; born in WV; married once for 17 yrs; laborer in saw mill; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as James E. Cook; age 44; born in WV; married; laborer for lumber company; head of
household.
4. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 145A; Family #48/48.
Listed as J.E. Cook; age 55; born in WV; married at 20; lumberman in saw mill; head of household.


Josephine "Josie" Ballard

1. 1880 Census, Monroe Co, WV, Red Sulphur District, page 351C.
Listed as Josie Ballard, age 4, born in WV, in household of father, Clayton Ballard
2. Monroe Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1894); Page 217; Line 21; WV Archive Web Site.
James E. Cook; age 19; born in Dodridge Co, WV; living in Monroe Co, WV; married on 23 Sep 1894;
Josephine Ballard; age 20; born and living in Monroe Co, WV.
3. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Josie Cook; age 36; born in WV; married once for 17 yrs; 10 children, 9 living; in household
husband, James E. Cook.
4. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Josie Cook; age 45; born in WV; married; in household of husband, James E. Cook.
5. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 145A; Family #48/48.
Listed as Jessie Cook; age 55; born in WV; married at 20; in household of husband, James E. Cook.


Vernie Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Vernie Cook; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Minnie Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Minnie Cook; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Walter Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Walter Cook; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Rose Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Rose Cook; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Dennis Roles Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Roles Cook; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Dennis R. Cook; age 19; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Emily Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Emily Cook; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Alma W. Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Alma Cook; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Alma W. Cook; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Hazel S. Cook

1. 1910 Census, Summers Co, WV; Tolcott District; taken on 22 Apr 1910; Page 279A; Family #117/119.
Listed as Hazel Cook; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Hazel S. Cook; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Russell Roy Cook

1. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Russell R. Cook; age 7 yrs, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 145A; Family #48/48.
Listed as Roy Cook; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


Basel E. Cook

1. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimont District; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Family #75/76.
Listed as Basel E. Cook; age 6 yrs, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.
2. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 145A; Family #48/48.
Listed as Basla Cook; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Cook.


James L. Bishop

1. 1880 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Wilson Creek District; taken on 8 Jun 1880; Page 386A; Family #92/98.
Listed as James L. Bishop; age 42; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.


Nancy P.

1. 1880 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Wilson Creek District; taken on 8 Jun 1880; Page 386A; Family #92/98.
Listed as Nancy M. Bishop; age 32; born in VA; married; in husehold of husband, James L. Bishop.
2. 1910 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Seven Mile Ford Precinct; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 53A;
Family #84/84.
Listed as Nancy P. Bishop; age 73; born in VA; married once for 50 yrs; 7 children, 6 living;
in household of son, William S. Bishop.


Albert Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District, taken on 28 Jun 1900, Page 254B, Family #269.
Listed as Albert Blankenship, age 15, born in Aug 188? in WV, in household of father, Calvin
Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 75B;
Family #173/174.
Listed as Albert Blankenship; age 23; born in WV; married once for 6 yrs; in household of father, Calvin
Blankenship.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1125; Welch, WV Draft Board; 11 Sep 1918.
Albert Blankenship; age 32; born on ? Feb 1886; living at Painville, Wv (sic, Paynesville); farmer on
Panther Creek; nearest relative, Sallie Blankenship; medium height and build; brown eyes and brown
hair.


Sarah

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 75B;
Family #173/174.
Listed as Sarah Blankenship; age 23; born in WV; married once for 6 yrs; 2 children, both living;
in household of father-in-law, Calvin Blankenship; with husband and children.


Chapper Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 75B;
Family #173/174.
Listed as Chapper Blankenship; age 5; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Calvin Blankenship;
with parents.


Priscilla Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 75B;
Family #173/174.
Listed as Priscillar Blankenship; age 2; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Calvin Blankenship;
with parents.


Elsie Pearl Miller

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co WV; Oceana District; taken on 19 Jan 1920: Page 235B;
Family #193/194.
Listed as Elsie Miller; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Cleophus B. Miller.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 188B,
Family #47.
Listed as Elsie Miller, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Cleophus B. Miller.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 423; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Belcher; age 21; born in Raleigh Co, WV; single; living at Cyclone, WV; son of
Lee and Roxie Belcher; married on 17 Jul 1938 at Cyclone, WV; Elsie Miller; age 19;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Cyclone, WV; daughter of C.B. and Dollie Miller.


William Columbus Miller

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Scott District; taken on 4 Jun 1910; Page 196A; Family #282/273.
Listed as William C. Miller; age 58; born in WV; married once for 35 yrs; farmer; head of household.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Oscar McKinney Search, 2 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Oscar McKinney; born in 1824 in Mercer Co, WV; son of Archibald Clendenen
and Consia McKinney; married Margaret Walker, daughter of William and Nancy
F. Browning Walker.
Daughter, Nancy Jane McKinney; born in Sep 1853 in Boone Co, WV; married
William Columbus Miller, son of Daniel M. and Agnes Mitchell Miller, abt
1874.


Nancy Jane McKinney

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Scott District; taken on 4 Jun 1910; Page 196A; Family #282/273.
Listed as Nancy Miller; age 55; born in WV; married once for 35 yrs; 10 children, 6 living; in household
of husband, William C. Miller.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Oscar McKinney Search, 2 Apr 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Oscar McKinney; born in 1824 in Mercer Co, WV; son of Archibald Clendenen
and Consia McKinney; married Margaret Walker, daughter of William and Nancy
F. Browning Walker.
Daughter, Nancy Jane McKinney; born in Sep 1853 in Boone Co, WV; married
William Columbus Miller, son of Daniel M. and Agnes Mitchell Miller, abt
1874.


Eber Miller

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Scott District; taken on 4 Jun 1910; Page 196A; Family #282/273.
Listed as Eber Miller; age 21; born in WV; in household of father, William C. Miller.


Henry Miller

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Scott District; taken on 4 Jun 1910; Page 196A; Family #282/273.
Listed as Henry Miller; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, William C. Miller.


George Dewey Privett

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #110.
Listed as Dewey Prvitte, age 1, in household of step-father, Stephen G. Halsey.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 587; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Privett; age 30; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Jason and Hazeltine Privett;
married on 7 mar 1939 at the home of the bride at Keyrock, WV; Marie Lester; age 16; born and
living at Keyrock, WV; daughter of W.H. and Nancy Lester.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 3 May 1940; Page128B;
Image 38 of 64; Household #321.
Listed as George Dewey Privett; age 34; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; farm laborer; in household of mother, Emily? Privett, with wife and child.


Peachy Marie Lester

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 9 May 1930; Page 154A; Image 21 of
40; Family #156/162.
Listed as Peachy Lester; age 5; born in WV; in household of father; William H. Lester.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 587; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewey Privett; age 30; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Jason and Hazeltine Privett;
married on 7 mar 1939 at the home of the bride at Keyrock, WV; Marie Lester; age 16; born and
living at Keyrock, WV; daughter of W.H. and Nancy Lester.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 3 May 1940; Page128B;
Image 38 of 64; Household #321.
Listed as Marie Privett; age 16; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of mother-in-law, Emily? Privett, with husband and child.
4. Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted obit.
"Peachie Marie Privett Henson, 89 of Keyrock, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, May 6, 2014 after a long illness.

"Born June 12, 1924 at Keyrock, she was the daughter of the late William (Abe) Lester and Nancy Simpson Lester

"Peachie was a member of the Coonfork Church at Keyrock

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Dewey Privett, her second husband, Wilbur (Be-Be) Henson; a daughter, Shirley Evans; two sons, Dennis L. Privett and Darrell Privett; four brothers, Loy, Troy, Roy and Richard Lester; two sisters, Naome Britten and Dolly Lamb and two granddaughters, Carolyn and Kathy Evans.

"Those left to cherish her memory includes her children, James Privett and his wife, Linda of Sabine; Robert Privett and his wife, Laura of Keyrock and daughter, Wilma McCoy and her husband, John of Keyrock, where Peachie resided; a special granddaughter, Melissa Cantrell, who stood by her side till she took her last breath. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

"A celebration of Peachie’s life will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, May 11, 2014 in the Calfee Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Gary Ford and Rev. Michael Knotts officiating.

"Burial will follow in the Privett Family Cemetery, Keyrock..."


Arthur Evans

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1957); Page 455; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Evans; age 20; born at Pinnacle Creek, WV; single; living at Keyrock, WV; son of Ezra and
Dorothy Evans; married on 9 Feb 1957 at Pineville, WV; Shirley Privett; age 17; born and living at
Keyrock, WV; single; daughter of George Dewey and Peachie Marie Privett.


Shirley Ann Privett

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 3 May 1940; Page128B;
Image 38 of 64; Household #321.
Listed as Shirlei Ann Privett; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of grandmother, Emily?
Privett, with parents.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1957); Page 455; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Evans; age 20; born at Pinnacle Creek, WV; single; living at Keyrock, WV; son of Ezra and
Dorothy Evans; married on 9 Feb 1957 at Pineville, WV; Shirley Privett; age 17; born and living at
Keyrock, WV; single; daughter of George Dewey and Peachie Marie Privett.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Saturday 17 May 2008; Newspaper Obit.
"PINEVILLE — Shirley A. Evans, 68, of Pineville, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2008, at her residence.

"Born June 29, 1939, at Keyrock, she was the daughter of Peachie Henson and the late Dewey Privett.

"Shirley was a member of Coon Fork Baptist Church most of her life. She enjoyed spending time with her family, children and especially her grandchildren. Many came to know her as Nanny because her door was always open to those in need of guidance, love or shelter.

"In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Evans; and two brothers, Darrell and Dennis “Dickie” Privett.

"Those left behind to cherish her memory are her mother, Peachie Henson of Keyrock; three daughters, Rachel Cisco and her fiancé, Johnny Darby, of Kentucky, Carolyn Evans and her fiancé, Jay Stafford, of Pineville and Katherine Evans and her fiancé, Melvin Hall, of Welch-Pineville Road; an adopted daughter, Jennifer Clay of West Virginia; and four grandchildren, Misty Cook and her husband, Jake, of Pineville, Nikki Hall of Welch-Pineville Road, Shane Cisco and his fiancé, Bambi Benifield, and Joshua Clay of Pineville. She also had a special granddaughter she liked to call her own, Brandy Cline of Pineville; three great-granddaughters, Trinity Cook and Cheyanne Graybeal of Pineville, and Lana Thacker of Williamson; two brothers, Robert Privett and his wife, Laura, of Keyrock and James Privett and his wife, Linda, of Sabine; a sister, Wilma McCoy and her husband, John, of Keyrock; and several loving nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.

"Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 19, at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with the Rev. Bill Goode officiating. Burial will follow in Privett Family Cemetery, Keyrock..."


Carolyn Evans

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Carolyn Evans, 48, of Pineville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009 at her residence from a sudden illness.
"Born August 11, 1961 in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Shirley Privett Evans.
"Carolyn was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and family. "She also enjoyed walking and being outdoors.
"Survivors include her companion, James Stafford of Pineville; her son, Joshua Clay of Pineville; her daughter, Misty Cook and her husband, Jake of Pineville; two sisters, Rachel Cisco and her companion Johnny Darby of Williamson and Kathy Evans and her companion Melvin Hall of Pineville; and two granddaughters, Cheyanne Graybeal and Trinity Cook, both of Pineville..."