McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Claude Scott Ray

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 12/13 May 1910; Page 296A;
Family #304.
Listed as Claudus Ray; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Charles R. Ray.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 269A;
Family #48/50.
Listed as Claud Ray; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Charles R. Ray.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 102A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as Clyde Ray; age 25; born in WV; in household of father, Charles R. Ray.


Edna Ellen Colbird

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Edna E. Colbird; age 4 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James L.
Colbird.
2. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Edna Raye; born on 30 May 1925; died on 10 Sep 2006; living at Bud, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


James Claude Colbird

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Claude J. Colbird; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James L.
Colbird.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Claude Colbird, Jr; born on 21 Oct 1929; died on 20 May 1994; buried in Bell Cemetery, Bud,
Wyoming Co, WV.


John T. Colbird

1. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Oakvale; taken on 10/12 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #91/91.
Listed as John T. Colbird; age 54; born in NC; married; farm laborer; head of household.


Ardelia I.

1. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Oakvale; taken on 10/12 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Ardelia I. Colbird; age 53; born in VA; married; in household of husband, John T. Colbird.


Mary A. Colbird

1. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Oakvale; taken on 10/12 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Mary A. Colbird; age 24; born in VA; in household of father, John T. Colbird.


Clyde E. Colbird

1. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Oakvale; taken on 10/12 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Clyde E. Colbird; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, John T. Colbird.


Myrel D. Colbird

1. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Oakvale; taken on 10/12 Jan 1920; Page 5B;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Myrel D. Colbird; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, John T. Colbird.


Pearl M. Colbird

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Pearl M. Colbird; age 2 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James L.
Colbird.


William Harrison Buchanan

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 186A; Family #28/28.
Listed as William H. Buckhanon; age 29; Born in WV in Jan 1871; married 4 yrs; coal miner;
head of household.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Harrison Buchanan; age 35; born in VA; married once for 9 yrs; coal miner; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Smith Poca Coal Co; taken on 9 Jan 1920;
Page 278B; Family #45/52.
Listed as W. H. Buchanan; age 48; born in WV; coal miner; head of household.


Martha J.

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 186A; Family #28/28.
Listed as Martha J. Buckhanon; age 19; Born in WV in Jan 1881; married 4 yrs; 2 children, both living;
in household of husband, William H. Buchanan.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Martha Buchanan; age 30; born in VA; married once for 9 yrs; 5 children, all living; in
household of husband, William H. Buchanan.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Smith Poca Coal Co; taken on 9 Jan 1920;
Page 278B; Family #45/52.
Listed as Martha Buchanan; age 39; born in WV; married; in household of husband, William H.
Buchanan.


Mable Buchanan

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 186A; Family #28/28.
Listed as Mable Buckhanon; age 4; born in WV in Nov 1895; in household of father, William H.
Buchanan.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Mable Buchanan; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.


Ulysess Clifford Buchanan

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 186A; Family #28/28.
Listed as Eulis C. Buckhanon; age 5 mons; born in WV in Dec 1899; in household of father, William H.
Buchanan.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Clifton Buchanan; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #392; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Clifford Buchanan; age 18; born on 23 Dec 1899; living at Wyco, Wyoming Co, WV; miner for
Wyoming Coal Co; nearest relative, Harrison Buchanan, Wyco, WV; short with stout build; blue eyes
and light hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Smith Poca Coal Co; taken on 9 Jan 1920;
Page 278B; Family #45/52.
Listed as Clifford Buchanan; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clifford Buchanan; born on 23 Dec 1899; died on 3 Apr 1988; living at Mullens, Wyoming Co, WV at
death.


Annie Buchanan

1. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Annie Buchanan; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.


Lawrence Buchanan

1. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Lawrence Buchanan; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Smith Poca Coal Co; taken on 9 Jan 1920;
Page 278B; Family #45/52.
Listed as Lawrence Buchanan; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.


Harriett Buchanan

1. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Cooper; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 27A; Family #5.
Listed as Harriett Buchanan; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, William H. Buchanan.


Letha Acord

1. 1930 census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 236A;
Family #176/180.
Listed as Letha Mae? Acord; age 19; born in WV; single; in household of father, Abrem M. Acord.
2. "Raleigh Register", Beckley, W. Va., Thursday Afternoon, August 19, 1954, newspaper obit.
"RAVENCLIFF (RNS) - Funeral services for Abrem Acord, 75, Ravencliff, who died at his home at 8 a.m. Wednesday of a
heart attack, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Pine Grove Baptist Church..."
"Survivors include three sons, Everett, Ravencliff; Boyd and Lloyd, both of Hatcher; five daughters, Mrs. Ona Blevins, Hot
Springs, Va.; Mrs. Delilah Reed, Hatcher, Mrs. Letha McGraw, Oceana, Mrs. Lennie Sizemore, McGraw; and Mrs. Ula
Brooks, Ravencliff; one brother, Henderson, Slab Fork; two sisters, Mrs. Nancy Hill, Alderson and Mrs. Eliza Dorsey,
Slab Fork..."
3. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Letha McGraw; born on 21 Feb 1911; died in Sep 1976; living at Crany, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Eula Acord

1. 1930 census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 236A;
Family #176/180.
Listed as Ulacaster Acord; age 14; born in WV; single; in household of father, Abrem M. Acord.
2. "Raleigh Register", Beckley, W. Va., Thursday Afternoon, August 19, 1954, newspaper obit.
"RAVENCLIFF (RNS) - Funeral services for Abrem Acord, 75, Ravencliff, who died at his home at 8 a.m. Wednesday of a
heart attack, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Pine Grove Baptist Church..."
"Survivors include three sons, Everett, Ravencliff; Boyd and Lloyd, both of Hatcher; five daughters, Mrs. Ona Blevins, Hot
Springs, Va.; Mrs. Delilah Reed, Hatcher, Mrs. Letha McGraw, Oceana, Mrs. Lennie Sizemore, McGraw; and Mrs. Ula
Brooks, Ravencliff; one brother, Henderson, Slab Fork; two sisters, Mrs. Nancy Hill, Alderson and Mrs. Eliza Dorsey,
Slab Fork..."


Andrew Clayton Acord

1. 1900 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Marsh Fork District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 201B; Family #48/48.
Listed as Andrew C. Acord; age 14; born in Nov 1885 in WV; in household of grandparents, N.M. and
Sarah A. Acord.
2. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1906); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Clayton Acord; age 20; born and living in Raleigh Co, WV; married on 27 Dec 1906 at the
home of bride's parents; Evy D. Cook; age 23; living in Raleigh Co, WV.
3. 1910 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Pine Grove Precinct; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page 43B;
Family #105/105.
Listed as Andrew C. Acord; age 24; born in WV; married twice; last time for 1 yr; farmer; head of
household.
4. Raleigh Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2220; Beckley, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Andrew Alaton Acord; age 34; born on 9 Nov 1884; living at Saxon, WV; farmer; nearest relative,
Annie Acord, Saxon, WV; medium height and build; blue eyes and dark brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Marsh Fork District; Pine Grove Precinct; taken on 14 Jan 1920;
Page 60B; Family #141/141.
Listed as Dock Acord; age 30; born in WV; widowed; farmer; head of household.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 478; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Clayton Acord; age 38; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Arnett, WV; married; on 28
Dec 1924 at residence of minister, John A. Cook, Elsie Daniels; age 30; born in Raleigh Co, WV;
living at Saxon, WV.
7. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 350; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Clayton Acord; age 58; born on 9 Nov 1887 in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Arnett, WV; son of
James and Nancy Acord; married on 1 Dec 1945 at Arnett, WV; Vacy Doris Lafferty; age 20; born on
17 Dec 1924 in Nicholas Co, WV; living at Arnett, WV; daughter of Martin and Lillie Lafferty; with
consent of Martin and Lillie Lafferty.
8. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1963); Page 529; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Clayton Acord; age 76; married; lumber dealer; died on 6 Jan 1963 at Beckley, WV from
massieve gastro intestinal hemorrhage caused by chronic lymphatic leukemia.


S. Elsie Daniels

1. 1900 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Marsh Fork District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 209A; Family #158.
Listed as S. Elsie Daniel; age 7; born in WV in Mar 1893; in household of father, Lewis M. Daniels.
2. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 478; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Clayton Acord; age 38; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Arnett, WV; married; on 28
Dec 1924 at residence of minister, John A. Cook, Elsie Daniels; age 30; born in Raleigh Co, WV;
living at Saxon, WV.
3. Raleigh Co, WV Death Certificate #4053; WV Archives Web Site.
Elsie Acord; age 35; born at Saxon, WV; married; wife of A.C. Acord; daughter of L.M. and Sarah
(Ballard) Daniels; died on 2 Jan 1928 at Arnett, Raleigh Co, WV from stomach cancer; buried on
5 Jan 1928 at Saxon, WV; informant, A.C. Acord.


Alfred C. Acord

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #195.
Listed as Alfred C. Acord, age 5, born in Feb 1895, in household of father, Hiram Acord.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 18 Apr 1910, Page 261A,
Family #49.
Listed as Alfred C. Acord, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram K. Acord.
3. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Wyoming Co, WV, Draft Board, Pineville, WV, Reg.
Card 9.
Alford Acord; age 22; born on 5 Feb 1892 (sic 1895) at Oceana, Wyoming Co, WV; single;
farmer; medium height and build, blue eyes, black hair; 5 Jun 1917.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 20/22 Jan 1920, Page 237A,
Family #219.
Listed as Alfred Ackord, age 25, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram K. Acord.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 152; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred Acord; age 30 born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; married on 11 Oct 1927
at Baileysville, WV; Pauline Banther; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV.
6. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 165B;
Family #30/30.
Listed as Alfred Acord; age 35; born in WV; first married at 32; farmer; head of household.
7. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-138; 27 Apr 1942; Mullens, WV Draft
Board; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Alfred Acord; age 47; born on 5 Feb 1895 in Oceana, WV; living at Oceana, Wyoming Co, WV;
unemployed; person who will always know address, Mrs. Pauline Banther; 5' 11" tall; weight 110?
lbs; blue eyes and brown hair; sallow to light complexion.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #8514; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred C. Acord; age 47 yrs, 4 mons, 10 days; born on 5 Feb 1895 at Clear Fork, Wyoming Co,
WV; married; husband of Pauline Acord, age 30; farmer; veteran of WW I; son of Hiram and
Josie (Miller) Acord; died on 15 Jun 1942 at Clear Fork, Wyoming Co, WV from lung cancer;
buried on 17 Jun 1942 in Blankenship Cemetery, Clear Fork, WV; informant, Dr. R.C. Hatfield,
Oceana.


Pauline Banther

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 152; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred Acord; age 30 born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; married on 11 Oct 1927
at Baileysville, WV; Pauline Banther; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 165B;
Family #30/30.
Listed as Pauline Acord; age 19; born in NC; first married at 16; in household of husband, Alfred
C. Acord.
3. NC Death Collection, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Pauline Banther Hatcher; age 89; born on 23 Sep 1912 in Rutherford Co, NC; married; living at
Burnsville, Catawba Co, NC; daughter of (_____) Banther, Sr; died on 7 Dec 2001 at Hickory,
Catawba Co, NC; buried in NC.


Nuce Acord

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 165B; Family #30/30.
Listed as Nience Acord; age 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Alfred C. Acord.
2. Catawba Co, NC Death Certificate #17242; Ancesrty.com Web Site.
Nuce Acord; age 27; born on 23 Dec 1929 in WV; single; never married; son of Alfred and Pauline
(Banther) Acord; lived at this address for 2yrs prior to death; died on 23 Jun 1957 at 145 11th Ave, SE,
Hickory, Catawba Co, NC form a stroke caused by epilpsy; cerebral palsey; buried on 25 Jun 1957 in
Crouch Baptist Church Cemetery, Wyoming Co, WV; informant, Fred Hatcher, above address.