McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


James C. Gillespie

1. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
James C.. Gillespie; age 20; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; miner; living at Ebglish, WV; son of
John W. and Ida Bell; married on 19 May 1914 at Welch, WV; Pearlie Cyphers; age 16; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of A.M. and Elizabeth.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Jan 1920; Page 33A;
Family #219/227.
Listed as James Gillespie; age 22; born in VA; married; coal miner; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwind-Newhall Road; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Family #173/195.
Listed as James C. Gillespie; age 34; born in VA; married at 18; mine foreman in coal mine; head of
household.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwin-Newhall; E.D. 24-22; taken on __Apr 1940;
Page 429A; Image 3 of 68; Household #15.
Listed as James C. Gillespie; age 42; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; section bass in coal mine; head of household.


Pearl M. Cyphers

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, taken 1 Jun 1900, Big Creek Township, Page 73A, Family #3.
Listed as Pirs? Cypers, age 1, born in Mar 1899 in WV, in household of father, Augustus N.? Cypers.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Peeryville Precinct,
taken on 18 Apr 1910, Page 161B, Family #39.
Listed as Pearl M. Cyphers, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Augustus N. Cyphers.
3. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
James C.. Gillespie; age 20; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; miner; living at Ebglish, WV; son of
John W. and Ida Bell; married on 19 May 1914 at Welch, WV; Pearlie Cyphers; age 16; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of A.M. and Elizabeth.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Jan 1920; Page 33A;
Family #219/227.
Listed as Pearl Gillespie; age 20; born in WV; married; in household of husband, James C. Gillespie.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwind-Newhall Road; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Family #173/195.
Listed as Pearl Gillespie; age 31; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, James C.
Gillespie.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwin-Newhall; E.D. 24-22; taken on __Apr 1940;
Page 429A; Image 3 of 68; Household #15.
Listed as Pearl Gillespie; age 40; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James C. Gillespie.
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Pearl Gillespie; born on 18 Feb 1899; died in Feb 1986; living at Berwind, McDowell Co, WV at
Death.


James P. Gillespie

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Jan 1920; Page 33A;
Family #219/227.
Listed as James Gillespie; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwind-Newhall Road; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Family #173/195.
Listed as James P. Gillespie; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.


Edna L. Gillespie

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Jan 1920; Page 33A;
Family #219/227.
Listed as Edna Gillespie; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwind-Newhall Road; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Family #173/195.
Listed as Edna L. Gillespie; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.


Arthur Jack Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwind-Newhall Road; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Family #173/195.
Listed as Arthur J. Gillespie; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Berwin-Newhall; E.D. 24-22; taken on __Apr 1940;
Page 429A; Image 3 of 68; Household #15.
Listed as Jack Gillespie; age 15; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James C. Gillespie.


Carmen Cyphers

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Peeryville Precinct,
taken on 16 Apr 1910, Page 161, Family #23.
Listed as Corman Cyphers, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, James D. Cyphers.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, English Precinct, Dry
Fork Road, taken on 10 Jan 1920, Page 6B, Family #107.
Listed as Cormon Cyphers, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, James D. Cyphers.
3. "WV Marriages, 1853-1970"; McDowell Co, WV; LDS Web Site.
Carmin Cyphers married Evelyn Forbes in 1935 in McDowell Co, WV.
4. "US Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002"; Ancestry.com.
Carmen Cypers is listed at 26 Hill Ridge Road, Jeffersonville, IN in 1995, 1996, 1997.


Evelyn A. Forbes

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 55B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Evalyn Forbes; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Edward Forbes.
2. "WV Marriages, 1853-1970"; McDowell Co, WV; LDS Web Site.
Carmin Cyphers married Evelyn Forbes in 1935 in McDowell Co, WV.
3. "US Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Evelyn Cypers is listed at 2110 Lombardy Dr, Apt 123, Clarksville, IN in 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001,
2002.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Evelyn A. Cyphers; born on 10 Feb 1916; died on 1 Dec 2003; living in Jeffersonville, Clark Co, IN at
death.
5. "The Evening News"; Jeffersonville, IN; 7 Dec 2003; Newspaper Obit.
"Evelyn A. Cyphers, 87, of Clarksville, died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2003 at Autumn Woods Health Campus in New Albany.

"She was a native of West Virginia and had lived in Clarksville since 1953. She was an active member of St. Luke's United Church of Christ in Jeffersonville until the onset of Alzheimer's disease five years ago.

"Survivors include her son, David A. Cyphers, New Albany; a daughter, Marian L. Rider, Jeffersonville; four granddaughters, Susan Conrad, Corydon, Donna Johanninsmeier, Fort Wayne, Nancy Kirkham, Mason, Oh. and Shelley Jennings, New Albany; a great-grandson, David "Jay" Thomas, Jeffersonville; six additional great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; a sister, Glynton F. Hammond, Jeffersonville and a brother, Joe E. Forbes, Clarksville.

"Her remains have been cremated. A private memorial service will be held in West Virginia at a later
date..."


George Edward Forbes

1. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #445;5 Jun 1917.
George Edward Forbes; age 24; born on 29 May 1893 at Tye River, VA; living at Caretta; timberman
for Carter Coal Co, Caretta, WV; married; dependent, wife and one child; broken ankle; medium
height and build; brown eyes and dark brown hair.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 55B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Edward Forbes; age 36; born in VA; married at 21; timbersetter in coal mine; head of
household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U1076; Apr 1942.
George Edward Forbes; age 47; born on 29 May 1895 at Tye River, VA; living at English, McDowell
Co, WV; employed by Pond Creek Pocahontas Coal Co, Raysal, McDowell Co, WV; person who will
always know address, Carrie Forbes, English, WV.


Carrie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 55B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Carrie Forbes; age 31; born in VA; married at 17; in household of husband, Edward Forbes.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carrie Forbes; born on 13 Jul 1897; died in Nov 1977; living at Jeffersonville, Clark Co, IN at death.


Glynton Forbes

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 55B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Glynton Forbes; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Edward Forbes.


Sarah Jane Payne

1. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", The Adam Payne Family article, page 217.
William Harvey Payne was born on 12 Apr 1890 to Adam and Mary Christian
Payne. William married Rose Belle Addair at Pearyville (now English), WV.
They had ten children.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Simon Payne search, 8 Dec 2001, submitted by Joyce
Barnett, rjbarnett@netscope.net.
William Harvey Payne; born on 2 Apr 1891 in McDowell Co, WV; died on 31 Oct
1934; married Belle Inez Cyphers Addair on 4 Jul 1911 in McDowell Co, WV.
Daughter, Sarah Jane Payne; born on 26 Mar 1921 in McDowell Co, WV; died on
6 Mar 1994 at McKenney, VA; married (________) Stephenson.


James Hubert Cyphers

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, English Precinct, Dry
Fork Road, taken on 10 Jan 1920, Page 6B, Family #107.
Listed as Hubert Cyphers, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, James D. Cyphers.
2, "WV Marriages, 1853-1970"; McDowell Co, WV.
James Hubert Cyphers married Edith Payne in 1935 in McDowell Co, WV.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James H. Cyphers; born on 27 Jan 1913; died on 18 Jan 2000; living at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV
at death.


Edith Payne

1, "WV Marriages, 1853-1970"; McDowell Co, WV.
James Hubert Cyphers married Edith Payne in 1935 in McDowell Co, WV.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edith Cyphers; born on 26 Feb 1917; died on 4 Jan 1977; living at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV
at death.


Ronald Malcom Cyphers

1. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ronald Cyphers; born on 16 Nov 1947; died in Oct 1980 living at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV
at death.


Dock William Cyphers

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, English Precinct, Dry
Fork Road, taken on 10 Jan 1920, Page 6B, Family #107.
Listed as D. William Cyphers, age 4 yrs, 6 months, born in WV, in household of father, James D.
Cyphers.
2. "US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dock W. Cyphers; of McDowell Co, WV; enlisted on 26 Jun 1942 at Huntington, WV; single without
dependents; 4 yrs high school; 6' 1" or 61" tall; 105 pounds.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 464; WV Archives Web Site.
Dock W. Cyphers; age 29; born and linibg at English, WV; single; married on 9 Jun 1946 at English,
WV; Gladys Virginia Muncy; age 22; born and living at Jolo, WV; single.
4. Social Security Death index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dock Cyphers; born on 21 Jun 1915; died in Sep 1963; card issued in WV before 1951.
5. "WV Deaths, 1853-1970"; McDowell Co, WV, Vol 15; Page 1961; LDS Web Site.
Dock Cyphers; age 47; born on 27 Jun 1915 at English, WV; married; assiatant store manager;
living at Bartley, McDowell Co, WV; son of J.D. and Helen (sic, Mary Eilleen) (Blankenship) Cyphers;
died on 1 Sep 1963 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV; buried on 3 Sep 1963 in Roselawn Cemetery,
Princeton, WV.


Gladys Virginia Muncy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Gladise Muncy; age 6; born in WV; in household of mother, Mary (Payne) Muncy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 464; WV Archives Web Site.
Dock W. Cyphers; age 29; born and linibg at English, WV; single; married on 9 Jun 1946 at English,
WV; Gladys Virginia Muncy; age 22; born and living at Jolo, WV; single.
3. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Gladys Cyphers; born on 10 Jan 1924; died on 10 Nov 2002; living at Bartley, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


Robert L. Vandyke

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, page 73A, Family #4.
Listed as Robert Vandyke; age 32; born in Sep 1867 in VA; single; servant in the household of
Guy Bandy.
2. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on 20/21 Apr 1910; Page 221B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Robert Vandyke; age 43; born in VA; single; in household of father, Andrew Vandyke.


Ellen Vandyke

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on 20/21 Apr 1910; Page 221B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Ellen Vandyke; age 30; born in VA; single; 4 children, 3 living; in household of father,
Andrew Vandyke.


Hendock Vandyke

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on 20/21 Apr 1910; Page 221B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Hendoke Vandyke; age 14; born in VA; in household of grandfather, Andrew Vandyke.


Edward Vandyke

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on 20/21 Apr 1910; Page 221B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as Edward Vandyke; age 4; born in VA; in household of grandfather, Andrew Vandyke.


John Vandyke

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on 20/21 Apr 1910; Page 221B;
Family #80/80.
Listed as John Vandyke; age 1 mon; born in VA; in household of grandfather, Andrew Vandyke.