McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Joseph Albert Runyon

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 137B; Family #26/26.
Listed as Joseph A. Runyon; age 13; born in May 1887 in WV; in household of father, Albert Runyon.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1907); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph A. Runyon; age 19; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Myrtle, WV; son of Albert
and Mary C.; married on 29 Apr 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Victoria Bishop; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of James and Sarah.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #170; Welch, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 30; born on 11 May 1887 at Myrtle, Mingo Co, WV; living at Six, WV;
coal miner for Carter Coal Co. at Six, WV; married; dependent wife and 4 children; tall with medium
build; brown eyes and black hair.
4. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1925); Page 112; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 38; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV; married on 8 Jul 1925
at Rhodell, WV; Neva Estle Caldwell; age 45; born in Caldwell Co, NC; living at Rhodell, WV.
5. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 173B;
Family #296/317.
Listed as Joseph Runyon; age 42; born in WV; married at 19; coal loader in coal mine; boarder; in
household of James Toler.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 47; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV; married on 1 Apr 1935
at Beckley, WV; Jenettie Florence Murphy; age 36; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Rhodell, WV.
7. Raleigh Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2726; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Albert Runyon; age 54; born on 11 May 1887 in Mingo Co, WV; living at Pemberton, Raleigh
Co, WV; employed by Koppers Coal Co, Helen, Raleigh Co, WV; person who will always know
address, Mrs. Jeanette Runyon, Pemberton, WV.


Victoria Bishop

1. Ancestry.com web site, Floyd Green search, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Victory Bishop; born in Mar 1892 in WV; daughter of James and Sarah Justice Bishop.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Victory Bishop, age 8, born in Mar 1892, in household of father,
James Bishop; twin of Jesse Bishop.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1907); Page 60; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph A. Runyon; age 19; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Myrtle, WV; son of Albert
and Mary C.; married on 29 Apr 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Victoria Bishop; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of James and Sarah.


Albert Runyon

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1884); Page 47; Line 52; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Runyon; age 18; born in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer; living in Logan Co, WV; son of
W.C. and J. (Varney) Runyon; married on 9 Jul 1884 in Logan Co, WV; Maryy C. Curry; age 15;
born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; daughter of V. and M. (Presley) Curry.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 137B; Family #26/26.
Listed as Albert Runyon; age 35; born in May 1865 in WV; married 15 yrs; farmer; head of
household.


Mary C. Curry

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 137B; Family #26/26.
Listed as Mary C. Runyon; age 31; born in Apr 1869in WV; married 15 yrs; 9 children, 7 living;
in household of husband, Albert Runyon.


Robert Lee Burks

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 133A, Family 269.
Listed as Robert L. Burks, age 1, in household of father, John H. Burks.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161A;
Family #319/321.
Listed as Robert L. Burks; age 20; born in WV; single; in household of father, John H. Burks.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1928); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Burks; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; single; son of ________;
married on 7 May 1928 at Bud, WV; Laura Oneal; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Bud, WV; daughter of ______________.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 104A;
Family #277/277.
Listed as Robert L. Burk; age 24; born in WV; married at 22; lumber laborer; head of household.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Registry Book #_____(1966); Page 31; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Burks; age 67; born on 9 Aug 1899 in WV; living at Mullens, WV; son of John H. Burks;
married; died on 8 Nov 1966 at Mullens, WV of coronary occlusion; buried on 11 Nov 1966 in Bud
Cemetery; informant, Lona Burks, Mullins.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Cemeteries; Bud Mtn; http://www.interment.net/data/us/wv/wyoming/bud/index.htm
Robert lee Burks; born on 9 Aug 1899; died on 8 Nov 1966.


Laura Ethel O'Neal

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 10 Feb 1920: Page 163B;
Family #373/375.
Listed as Laura O'Neal; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, William F. O'Neal.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1928); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Burks; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; single; son of ________;
married on 7 May 1928 at Bud, WV; Laura Oneal; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Bud, WV; daughter of ______________.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 104A;
Family #277/277.
Listed as Laura Burk; age 19; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, Robert Burks.
4. "Independent Herald", Pineville, WV, obit notice, Wednesday, 9 Jul 2003.
"Laura Ethel O'Neal Burks, 92, of Itmann, died Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at her residence following a long
illness.
Born March 3, 1911, at Macajah Ridge, she was the daughter of the late William Floyd and Mary A.
Bishop O'Neal."
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Laura Burkes; born on 6 Mar 1911; died on 1 Jul 2003; living at Itmann, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Charles Sizemore

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 116A;
Family #109/109.
Listed as Charles Sizemore; age 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, George W.
Sizemore.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1959); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Sizemore; age 28; born and living at Herndon, WV; single; son of George and Alfey Sizmore;
married on 23 Sep 1959 in Wyoming Co, WV; Fay Madgeline O'Neal; age 32; born and living at Bud,
WV; single; daughter of Lloyd (sic, Floyd) and Marie (sic, Mary) O'Neal.


Fay Madgeline O'Neal

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 93A;
Family #75/75.
Listed as Fay M. Oneal; age 5 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William F. O'Neal.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1959); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Sizemore; age 28; born and living at Herndon, WV; single; son of George and Alfey Sizmore;
married on 23 Sep 1959 in Wyoming Co, WV; Fay Madgeline O'Neal; age 32; born and living at Bud,
WV; single; daughter of Lloyd (sic, Floyd) and Marie (sic, Mary) O'Neal.


Aaron Davis

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1938); Page 512; WV Archives Web Site.
Aaron Davis; age 39; born in Mercer Co, WV; widowed; living at Herndon, WV; son of Bill and Nora
Davis; married on 23 Nov 1938 in Wyoming Co, WV Mary Ann Oneal; age 17; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; living at Bud, WV; daughter of Dan and Martha Oneal.


Mary Ann O'Neal

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 105A;
Family #297.
Listed as Mary A. O'Neal, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Daniel H. O'Neal.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1936); Page 458; WV Archives Web Site.
John E. Oneal; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; single; son of Floyd and Mary
Ann Oneal; married on 24 Oct 1936 at Bud, WV; Ella Mae Bishop; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Alpoca, WV; single; daughter of Floyd and Lillie Mae Bishop.


Elijah Reed

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1934); Page 433; WV Archives Web Site.
Lige Reed; age 32; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of Jonas and Nancy Reed
Oneal; married on 26 Nov 1934 at Sand Gap School; Eveline Oneal; age 25; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Bud, WV; daughter of Hiram and Bettie Oneal.


Eveline O'Neal

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1934); Page 433; WV Archives Web Site.
Lige Reed; age 32; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of Jonas and Nancy Reed
Oneal; married on 26 Nov 1934 at Sand Gap School; Eveline Oneal; age 25; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Bud, WV; daughter of Hiram and Bettie Oneal.


Dallas Wood

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1933); Page 318; WV Archives Web Site.
Dallas Wood; age 23; born in Mercer Co, WV; living at Wyco; son of Edward and Paradine Woods;
married on 3 Feb 1933 at Iroquois, WV; Ennis Oneal; age 17; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at
Allen Junction, WV; daughter of Joe and Amy Oneal.


Ennis O'Neal

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1933); Page 318; WV Archives Web Site.
Dallas Wood; age 23; born in Mercer Co, WV; living at Wyco; son of Edward and Paradine Woods;
married on 3 Feb 1933 at Iroquois, WV; Ennis Oneal; age 17; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at
Allen Junction, WV; daughter of Joe and Amy Oneal.


Noah Belcher

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA (now WV); District 13; Tug River PO; taken on 6 Aug 1860; Page 135;
Image 31 of 41; Family #185/185.
Listed as Noah Belsher; age 4 mons; born in VA; in household of father, William F. Belcher.
2.1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District,; taken on 6 Jul 1870; Page 480A; Image 7 of 11;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Noah Belcher, age 10, born in VA, in household of step-father, William Johnson.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barker's Ridge Township, taken on 15 Jun 1880,
Page 497A, Family #54.
Listed as Noah Belcher, age 19, born in VA, farmer, in household of mother,
Mary Milam Belcher Johnson.
4. Internet Site, Decendents of William Floyd Belcher, Sr, User's Home Pages,
www.familytreemaker.com, Dwaine Goodman, 18 Nov 1999.
Noah Belcher born 18 Feb 1860; died 21 May 1929.
5. E-mail response from Barbe Cook, Wilmington, NC, barbecook@aol.com
Emily H. Ellison; born on 4 Sep 1855; died in 1925; two sons, John Kenna
Ellison and Chester A. Ellison, born before her marriage to Anderson
Whitenack on 25 Oct 1884. Twin sons, William Madison and Joseph Elsworth
Ellison were born on 29 Apr 1885, just six months after Emily's married to
Anderson.
After Anderson's death abt 1907/08; Emily Ellison Whitenack married Noah
Belcher of McDowell Co, WV on 14 Sep 1908. Noah was born in 1860 and died
after 1909.
6. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 13 May 1910,
Page 208A, Family #217.
Listed as Noah Belcher; age 50, born in WV, married three times, last time
for 1 yr, farmer, head of household.
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Noah Belcher; born on 18 Feb 1860; died on 21 May 1929; buried in
Hickory Ridge Cemetery, Bud, Wyoming Co, WV.
8. Wyoming Co Marriages, 1854-1910, Turner, page 27. Married Rhoda Bell, age
21, born in Mercer Co, WV on 13 Sep 1881.
9. Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV", Vol 2, No 35, Haga, page 9.
Noah Belcher, age 21, born in McDowell Co, WV, married on 13 Sep 1881, Rhoda
Bell, age 21, born in Mercer Co, WV, at Samuel Bell's.
10. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV...", page 99.
First married Rhoda Bell, second Etta McGann, third Emily Ellison and fourth
Sarah Rebecca O'Neal.
11. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barker's Ridge District, taken on 7 Jun 1900,
Page 215B, Family #27.
Listed as Noah Belcher, age 42, born in Jan 1858 in WV, farmer, head of
household.
12. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 2 Jan 1920, Page 146A,
Family #3.
Listed as Noah Belcher, age 59, born in WV, married, farmer, head of household.
13 Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1925); Page 279; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Belcher; age 65; bon in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; married on 6 Nov 1925; Sarah
R. Oeal; age 54; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV.


Sarah Rebecca O'Neal

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 77.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, GEDCOM File; submitted by Dan Betts, danbetts@home.com
Sarah Rebecca O'Neal had a son, James Acord, born bet 1878 and 1895.
3. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Slab Fork District, page 156A.
Listed as Rebecca O'Neel, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, John W. O'Neal.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 3, No 190, Haga, page 41.
James O. Hager married on 19 Mar 1889 Sarah Rebecca O'Neal, born in Raleigh
Co, WV with information by William O'Neal.
5. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Barker's Ridge District, Family #39.
Listed as Sarah R. Hager, age 31, as head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry Book#_____(1915); Page 382; WV Archives Web Site.
J.L. Bishop; age 55; born in Lawrence Co, KY; son of Gatha and Elizabeth L. Bishop; married on
15 Aug 1915 at Baptist Church in Mullens; Sarah R. O'Neal; age 45; born in Raleigh Co, WV; daughter
of John O'Neal.
7. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1925); Page 279; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Belcher; age 65; bon in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; married on 6 Nov 1925; Sarah
R. Oeal; age 54; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV.


Jesse Copley

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1916); Page 55; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Copley; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of Malinda Lester; married
on 30 Apr 1916 at Bud, WV; Ida Oneal; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living atBud, WV; daughter
of W.M. Oneal.


Ida M. O'Neal

1. Ancestry.com, Web Site, Alexander Adkns search, 1 Apr 2001, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Ida O'Neal was born aft 1900; died on 18 Oct 1995; married Jess Copley and
Dell McCoy, order of marriages not given.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 13 May 1910,
Page 208A, Family #211.
Listed as Ida M. O'Neal; age 9, born in WV, in household of father,
William O'Neal.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Registry; Book ____(1916); Page 55; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Copley; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of Malinda Lester; married
on 30 Apr 1916 at Bud, WV; Ida Oneal; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living atBud, WV; daughter
of W.M. Oneal.