McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Absalom P. "App" Maynard

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Absolem Mainard; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1039/1031.
Listed as Absolem Mainard; age 19; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
3. 1870 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Harts Creek Township; taken on 9 Aug 1870; Page 447A;
Family #53/53.
Listed as Absolam Maynard; age 29; born in VA; labors on farm; head of household.
4. 1880 Census,Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 3/4 Jun 1880; Page 231B; Family #10/10.
Listed as Absalom Mainard; age 38; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
5. Wayne Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#____ (1896); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
A.P. Maynard; age 44; born in Wayne Co, WV; marred on 11 Oct 1896 in Wayne Co, WV; Malinda
Spence; age 28; born in Wayne Co, WV.
6. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Absalom Maynard; age 57; born in Jun 1842 in WV; married 6 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
7. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as Absalom Maynard; age 68; born in WV; widowed; farmer; head of household.
8. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; Bud; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 169A; Image
9 of 40; Family #81/82.
Listed as Allen P. Maynard; age 79; born in WV; widowed; in household of son-in-law, William Floyd Lester.
9. E-mail;10 Jan 2017.
"...1) 1920 Census, Wyoming Co., WV, Barkers Ridge District; taken 27 January 1920; Page 5A; Family 82. Listed as Allen P. Maynard; age 79; born in WV; widowed.
Living with Floyd W. Lester (his son in law ), Jennie V. Lester (his daughter with Minerva Williamson), and James A. Maynard & Charles Maynard (his sons with Malinda Spence).
"2) According to his "Application for Headstone" (completed by W. F. Lester):
Absalom served with Capt. Thomas Damaron's Indpt. Co. during the Civil War and died August 21, 1922.
"3) Absalom is buried at Milam Cemetery, Wyoming Co., WV...."


Minerva Williamson

1. 1870 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Harts Creek Township; taken on 9 Aug 1870; Page 447A;
Family #53/53.
Listed as Minerva Maynard; age 27; born in VA; in household of husband, Absalom Maynard.
2. 1880 Census,Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 3/4 Jun 1880; Page 231B; Family #10/10.
Listed as Minervy Mainard; age 38; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Absalom Maynard.


Jesse Maynard

1. 1870 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Harts Creek Township; taken on 9 Aug 1870; Page 447A;
Family #53/53.
Listed as Jesse Maynard; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.
2. 1880 Census,Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 3/4 Jun 1880; Page 231B; Family #10/10.
Listed as Jesse Mainard; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom P. Maynard.


Sarah J. Maynard

1. 1870 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Harts Creek Township; taken on 9 Aug 1870; Page 447A;
Family #53/53.
Listed as Sarah J. Maynard; age 12 days?; born in VA; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.
2. 1880 Census,Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 3/4 Jun 1880; Page 231B; Family #10/10.
Listed as Sarah J. Mainard; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom P. Maynard.


Absalom P. "App" Maynard

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Absolem Mainard; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1039/1031.
Listed as Absolem Mainard; age 19; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
3. 1870 Census, Lincoln Co, WV; Harts Creek Township; taken on 9 Aug 1870; Page 447A;
Family #53/53.
Listed as Absolam Maynard; age 29; born in VA; labors on farm; head of household.
4. 1880 Census,Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 3/4 Jun 1880; Page 231B; Family #10/10.
Listed as Absalom Mainard; age 38; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
5. Wayne Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#____ (1896); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
A.P. Maynard; age 44; born in Wayne Co, WV; marred on 11 Oct 1896 in Wayne Co, WV; Malinda
Spence; age 28; born in Wayne Co, WV.
6. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Absalom Maynard; age 57; born in Jun 1842 in WV; married 6 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
7. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as Absalom Maynard; age 68; born in WV; widowed; farmer; head of household.
8. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; Bud; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 169A; Image
9 of 40; Family #81/82.
Listed as Allen P. Maynard; age 79; born in WV; widowed; in household of son-in-law, William Floyd Lester.
9. E-mail;10 Jan 2017.
"...1) 1920 Census, Wyoming Co., WV, Barkers Ridge District; taken 27 January 1920; Page 5A; Family 82. Listed as Allen P. Maynard; age 79; born in WV; widowed.
Living with Floyd W. Lester (his son in law ), Jennie V. Lester (his daughter with Minerva Williamson), and James A. Maynard & Charles Maynard (his sons with Malinda Spence).
"2) According to his "Application for Headstone" (completed by W. F. Lester):
Absalom served with Capt. Thomas Damaron's Indpt. Co. during the Civil War and died August 21, 1922.
"3) Absalom is buried at Milam Cemetery, Wyoming Co., WV...."


Malinda Spence

1. Wayne Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#____ (1896); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
A.P. Maynard; age 44; born in Wayne Co, WV; marred on 11 Oct 1896 in Wayne Co, WV; Malinda
Spence; age 28; born in Wayne Co, WV.
2. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Malinda Maynard; age 29; born in Apr 1871 in WV; married 6 yrs; 5 children, all living;
in household of husband, Absalom P. Maynard.


Charles Maynard

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Charley Maynard; age 2; born in May 1898 in WV; in household of father, Absalom P.
Maynard.
2. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as Charles Maynard; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; Bud; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 169A; Image
9 of 40; Family #81/82.
Listed as Charles Maynard; age 21; born in WV; single; farm laborer; in household of brother-in-law,
William Floyd Lester.


Pricy Maynard

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Pricy Maynard; age 1 mon; born in Jul 1900 in WV; in household of father, Absalom P.
Maynard.
2. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as Price Maynard; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.


Martha Maynard

1. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as Martha Maynard; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.
2. 1920 Census,Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 25 Feb 1920; Page 163B;
Family #376/378.
Listed as Martha Maynard; age 15; born in WV; in household of brother-in-law, William M. Lester.


James A.N. Maynard

1. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 175A; Family #81/82.
Listed as James A.N. Maynard; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Absalom Maynard.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; Bud; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 169A; Image
9 of 40; Family #81/82.
Listed as James A. Maynard; age 12; born in WV; in household of cousin (not sure if this is the correct James A.
Maynard. He would have been a half brother-in-law to), William Floyd Lester.


Malinda Spence

1. Wayne Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#____ (1896); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
A.P. Maynard; age 44; born in Wayne Co, WV; marred on 11 Oct 1896 in Wayne Co, WV; Malinda
Spence; age 28; born in Wayne Co, WV.
2. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Malinda Maynard; age 29; born in Apr 1871 in WV; married 6 yrs; 5 children, all living;
in household of husband, Absalom P. Maynard.


Hessie Ferguson

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Hessie Fergueson; age 11; born in May 1889 in WV; in household of step-father, Absalom
P. Maynard.


Robert Ferguson

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Grant District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 116B; Family #301/301.
Listed as Robert Fergueson; age 8; born in Aug 1891 in WV; in household of step-father, Absalom
P. Maynard.


Jesse A. Maynard Sr

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Jesse Mainard; age 59; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1039/1031.
Listed as Jesse Mainard; age 70; born in NC; farmer; head of household.


Sarah "Sallie" Welch

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Sally Mainard; age 53; born in VA; in household of husband, Jesse Maynard.
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1039/1031.
Listed as Sally Mainard; age 64; born in NC; in household of husband, Jesse Maynard.


Jesse Maynard Jr

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Jesse Mainard; age 20; born in KY; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
2. "West Virginia Marriages, 1853-1970"; Wayne Co, VA (WV); LDS Web Site.
Jesse Mainard married Elender Queen in 1855 in Wayne Co, VA (WV).
3. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1040/1032.
Listed as Jesse Mainard; age 30; born in KY; farmer; head of household.


Ellen Queen

1. "West Virginia Marriages, 1853-1970"; Wayne Co, VA (WV); LDS Web Site.
Jesse Mainard married Elender Queen in 1855 in Wayne Co, VA (WV).
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1040/1032.
Listed as Ellen Mainard; age 27; born in VA; in household of husband, Jesse Maynard.


Sally Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1040/1032.
Listed as Sally Mainard; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.


Milly Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1040/1032.
Listed as Milly Mainard; age 2; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.


John Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1040/1032.
Listed as John Mainard; age 6 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.


John Maynard

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as John Mainard; age 17; born in KY; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
2. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1041/1033.
Listed as John Mainard; age 27; born in KY; farmer; head of household.


Jane

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1041/1033.
Listed as Jane Mainard; age 20; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Sarah Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1041/1033.
Listed as Sarah Mainard; age 5; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Thomas Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1041/1033.
Listed as Thomas Mainard; age 3; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Milly Maynard

1. 1860 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 879; Family #1041/1033.
Listed as Milla Mainard; age 1; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Thomas Kirk

1. "West Virginia Marriages, 1853-1970"; Wayne Co, VA (WV); LDS Web Site.
Elizabeth Mainard married Thomas Kirk in 1856 in Wayne Co, VA (WV).


Elizabeth Maynard

1. 1850 Census, Wayne Co, VA(WV); taken on 7 Sep 1850; Page 268B; Family #704/741.
Listed as Elizabeth Mainard; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Jesse Maynard.
2. "West Virginia Marriages, 1853-1970"; Wayne Co, VA (WV); LDS Web Site.
Elizabeth Mainard married Thomas Kirk in 1856 in Wayne Co, VA (WV).


Robert C. Lester

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 May 1910;
Page 213A, Family #297/297.
Listed as Robert C. Lester; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, William F. Lester.
2. Marriage Register of Wyoming Co, WV; Book#___(1923); Page 367; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lester; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; married on 11 Apr 1923 at
Herndon, WV; Stella V. Acord(marked through) Edwards; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV (sic);
living at Bud, WV.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 22 Apr 1930; Page 128B;
Family #370/370.
Listed as Robert Lester; age 25; born in WV; married at 18; coal miner; head of household.


Stella V. Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Stella V. Edwards; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Stella Edwards; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
3. Marriage Register of Wyoming Co, WV; Book#___(1923); Page 367; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lester; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; married on 11 Apr 1923 at
Herndon, WV; Stella V. Acord(marked through) Edwards; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV (sic);
living at Bud, WV.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 22 Apr 1930; Page 128B;
Family #370/370.
Listed as Stella Lester; age 23; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, Robert C. Lester.


Charlie Herman Edwards

1. 1900 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Civil Township; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A;
Family #231/235.
Listed as Charley Edwards; age 20; born in NC in Mar 1880; married 1 yr; day laborer; head of
household.
2. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Charlie Edwards; age 30; born in NC; married once for 11 yrs; farm laborer; head of
household.
3. Grayson Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #1256; Independence, VA Draft Board (Local Board for
Wyoming Co, WV); 12 Sep 1918.
Charles Herman Edwards; age 38; born on 24 Mar 1880; living at Independence, VA; electrician for
Pocahontas Fuel Co, Itmann, WV; nearest relative, Annie Edwards, Independence, VA; medium
height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Chary Edwards; age 39; born in VA; widowed; chiper? in coal mine; head of household.


Martha Ann Fine

1. 1900 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Civil Township; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A;
Family #231/235.
Listed as Anna Edwards; age 17; born in NC in Feb 1883; married 1 yr; 1 child, 1 living; in household
of husband, Charles H. Edwards.
2. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Marthy A. Edwards; age 27; born in VA; married once for 11 yrs; f6 children, 5 living; in
household of husband, Charlie Edwards.


Willie Lee Edwards

1. 1900 Census, Alleghany Co, NC; Gap Civil Township; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A;
Family #231/235.
Listed as Willie L. Edwards; age 2 mons; born in NC in Apr 1900; in household of father, Charles H.
Edwards.
2. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Willie L. Edwards; age 11; born in NC; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.


Troy G.? Simon? Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Troy G. Edwards; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Simon Edwards; age 18; born in VA; coal miner; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.


Charlie W. Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Charlie W. Edwards; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Charlie Edwards; age 16; born in VA; coal miner; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.


Letcher M. "Joe" Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; taken on 9 may 1910; Page 19B; Family #368/370.
Listed as Letcher M. Edwards; age 6 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Jo Edwards; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.


Lizzie Edwards

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as lizzie Edwards; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.


Woodrow Wilson Edwards

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Itmann; taken on 25 Jan 1920; Page 260B;
Family #372/405.
Listed as Wood Row Edwards; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Charlie Edwards.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Register; Book #____(1934); Page 267; WV Archives Web Site.
Woodrow Wilson Edwards; age 21; born in Grayson Co, VA; living at Stotesbury, WV (Raleigh Co);
son of Charley and Martha Edwards; married on 26 Mar 1934 at Pineville, WV; Alma Virginia
Johnson; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV (Wyoming Co); daughter of
Thomas J. and Etty Johnson.


Alma Virginia Johnson

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Register; Book #____(1934); Page 267; WV Archives Web Site.
Woodrow Wilson Edwards; age 21; born in Grayson Co, VA; living at Stotesbury, WV (Raleigh Co);
son of Charley and Martha Edwards; married on 26 Mar 1934 at Pineville, WV; Alma Virginia
Johnson; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Rockview, WV (Wyoming Co); daughter of
Thomas J. and Etty Johnson.
2. "Register Herald", Beckley, WV, 11 Jul 1999, Newspaper Obit.
"ROCKVIEW ­ Alma V. Johnson Edwards, 86, died Friday, July 9, 1999, in a Beckley hospital following
a short illness.
"Born April 29, 1913, at Jenkinjones, she was the daughter of the late Thomas J. and Etta Fines
Johnson.
" Mrs. Edwards was a homemaker, a member of the Rock Castle Baptist Church and a lifelong
resident of Wyoming County.
"She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow W. Edwards; a son, Gordon P. Edwards;
and three brothers, Paul, Posey and Luther Johnson.
"Survivors include two sons, Thomas C. Edwards and his wife, Mary Ann, of Rockview, and Robert
E. Edwards and his wife, Nancy L., of Rockview; four brothers, Elmer Johnson of Corinne, Thomas
C. Johnson of Lindside, and William C. and Willie S. Johnson, both of Rockview; two sisters, Lou
May of Pineville and Etta Morgan of Colonial Beach, Va.; eight grandchildren, 12 great-
grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
"Services will be noon Monday at Rock Castle Baptist Church, with the Rev. Donald Adkins
officiating. Burial will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny.
"Friends may call 10:30 a.m. until time of the services Monday at the church.
"Grandsons and great-grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
" Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Service, Pineville."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 9 Dec 2008.
" Alma Virginia Johnson Edwards
Birth 29 Apr 1913
Jenkinjones, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 9 Jul 1999 (aged 86)
Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Palm Memorial Gardens
Matheny, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA "