McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Thomas "Tom" May

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 147B;
Family #225/328.
Listed as Tom May; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Jeff May.
2. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #239/239.
Listed as Tom May; age 22; born in WV (sic, VA); single; brakeman in coal mine; head of household.
3. Roots Web Web Site; Florence L. May; Posted: 1 Aug 1999 12:00PM GMT; Surnames: Tom May,
Lonnie May
"I am looking for any information on Tom and Lonnie May, killed in the Red Jacket Mine Explosion
in Buchanan County, in 1938. They were the twin sons of Jeff May and Francis Elswick from
Buchanan County, VA."
(Added Note: There is a Red Jacket Mine on Mate Creek in Mingo Co, WV. Believe this is location)


Willard May

1. Mingo Co, WV Death Certificate #14468; WV Archives Web Site.
Willord May; age 2 yrs, 1 mon, 9 days; born on 5 Sep 1924 in Mingo Co, WV; son of Thomas and
Fannie (McClanhan) May; died on 14 Oct 1926 at Red Jacket, Mingo Co, WV from dysentery; buried
on 14 Oct 1926 at Red Jacket, WV; informant, Thomas May, Red Jacket, WV.


Joseph "Joe" Cook

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #239/239.
Listed as Joe Cook; age 38; born in VA; married at 29; loader in coal mine; in household of
brother-in-law, Thomas May, with wife and children.


Clarcy May

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 147A;
Family #225/328.
Listed as Clerca May; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Jeff May.
2. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #239/239.
Listed as Clarcy Cook; age 25; born in WV; married at 16; in household of brother, Thomas May, with
husband and children.


Winnie Marie Cook

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #239/239.
Listed as Winnie Marie Cook; age 7; born in KY; in household of uncle, Thomas May, with parents.


Josephine Cook

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #239/239.
Listed as Josephine Cook; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in KY; in household of uncle, Thomas May, with
parents.


Lonnie May

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 147B;
Family #225/328.
Listed as Lonnie May; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Jeff May.
2. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Lonnie May; age 22; born in VA; married at 19; trackman in coal mine; head of household.
3. Roots Web Web Site; Florence L. May; Posted: 1 Aug 1999 12:00PM GMT; Surnames: Tom May,
Lonnie May
"I am looking for any information on Tom and Lonnie May, killed in the Red Jacket Mine Explosion
in Buchanan County, in 1938. They were the twin sons of Jeff May and Francis Elswick from
Buchanan County, VA."
(Added Note: There is a Red Jacket Mine on Mate Creek in Mingo Co, WV. Believe this is location)


Onie

1. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; Red Jacket; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260B;
Family #238/238.
Listed as Onie May; age 18; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Lonnie May.


Maurice Hayden Fulp

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 391; WV Archives Web Site.
Maurice H. Fulp; age 19; born in Surry Co, NC; single; brick mason; living at Welch, WV; son of
E.F. and Nannie Fulp; married on 16 Apr 1927 at Welch, WV; Annia Mae Haney; age 18; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of H.L., step-father, and Ada Moody.
2. US City Direstories, 1821-1989; Welch, WV; 1930; City Directory; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hayden Fulp; wife Annie M; mason; residence 79 Summers, Welch, WV.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-27; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 565A; Image 39 of 44; Household #399.
Listed as Haden Fulp; age 31; born in NC; married; 7th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; brick layer for building construction; head of household.
4. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #670; WV Archives Web Site.
Mors (Maurice) Hayden Fulp; age 48; born 13 Jan 1908 in Pilot Mtn, NC; married; living at Jr. Poca,
WV; miner; SS#235-05-9726; son of Edgar Franklin and Nannie Elizabeth (Nunn) Fulp; died 22 Jan
1956 in the Bulefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; from genelatized metastatic melanoma; buried
24 Jan 1956 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Mrs. Annie Fulp.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Linda Fie; 1 Jan 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Morse Hayden Fulp; born 13 Jan 1908; died 22 Jan 1956; buried here; double headstone photo
shown with wife, Anna Mae Haney Fulp; "GONE TO LIVE WITH JESUS".
6. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Morse Hayden Fulp"; Article; Page 146; submitted by Jean Chinsalo,
Daughter, 43 Bland Street, Welch, WV 24801.
"Morse Hayden Fulp was born 01/13/1908 to
Edgar and Nannie Fulp. He had four brothers and
three sisters and they lived in Washington, D.C.
"He married Annie Mae Haney and had five
children, Virginia Mae, Mary Lee, Rita Jane,
Jean Etta and Betty Ann.
"He worked 3D years in the mines at U.S.
Steel, Gary, W. Va. He was a braddish man,
built stoppings and was a brick mason.
"My Dad was a good father, husband hard
worker and provider. After his day shift job at
the mines, he would come in and start to work
on the houses he built at Jr. Poca. He built four
of them. He was an excellent brick and stone—
mason and would work until 9 or 10 o’clock at
night. Mother and us five girls were his helpers.
He meant a lot to us, but there was always
work to do. He was very strict and made hard
workers out of all of us.
"Mother passed away in 1991. Dad passed
away of cancer, January 22, 1956. He is buried
at Floderfield (sic, Roderfield)Cemetery.
"I bought the property and houses that we
built at Jr. Paca. They are of great sentimental
value to me. Submitted by: Jean Chinsalo, Daughter,
43 Bland Street, Welch, WV 24801. "


Anna Mae Haney

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 120A; Image
42 of 46; Family #330/359.
Listed as Annie Haney; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, John D. Haney.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 138A;
Image 59 of 65; Family #492/581.
Listed as Anna Haney; age 11; born in WV; in household of mother, Sarah A. Brewster Haney.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 391; WV Archives Web Site.
Maurice H. Fulp; age 19; born in Surry Co, NC; single; brick mason; living at Welch, WV; son of
E.F. and Nannie Fulp; married on 16 Apr 1927 at Welch, WV; Annia Mae Haney; age 18; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of H.L., step-father, and Ada Moody.
4. US City Direstories, 1821-1989; Welch, WV; 1930; City Directory; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hayden Fulp; wife Annie M; mason; residence 79 Summers, Welch, WV.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-27; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 565A; Image 39 of 44; Household #399.
Listed as Anna Fulp; age 31; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Maurice H. Fulp.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 180; WV Archives Web Site.
William Ezra Brewster; age 37; born in Nicholas Co, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV; married on
7 Dec 1962 at Roderfield, WV; Anna Mae Fulp; age 54; born and living at Welch, WV; widow.
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Annie M. Brewster; born 26 Apr 1908; died 8 Sep 1991; SS #234-86-4024; card issued in WV in
1968.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jun 2014.
Annie M. Fulp; born 26 Apr 1908; died 8 Sep 1991; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Morse H. Fulp; "GONE TO LIVE WITH JESUS".
9. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Morse Hayden Fulp"; Article; Page 146; submitted by Jean Chinsalo,
Daughter, 43 Bland Street, Welch, WV 24801.


Mary Lee Fulp

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-27; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 565A; Image 39 of 44; Household #399.
Listed as Mary Lee? Fulp; age 9; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Maurice H. Fulp.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Morse Hayden Fulp"; Article; Page 146; submitted by Jean Chinsalo,
Daughter, 43 Bland Street, Welch, WV 24801.


J. W. Mays

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book#____(1905); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Mays; age 25; born in Patrick Co, VA; farmer; single; living at Lambert, WV; son of A.F. and L.D.;
married on 28 dec 1905 at Welch, WV; Mary Privett, age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of I.L. and N. E.


Mary F. Privett

1. "Wyoming Co, WV Births", 1888, Page 103.
Mary Privett; born on 4 Aug1888; parents, I.L. and Nancy Privett.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #58.
Listed as Mary M.F. Privett, age 11, in household of father, Isaac L. Privett.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Register; Book#____(1905); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Mays; age 25; born in Patrick Co, VA; farmer; single; living at Lambert, WV; son of A.F. and L.D.;
married on 28 dec 1905 at Welch, WV; Mary Privett, age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of I.L. and N. E.


Alexander Reed "Elic" Elswick

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 10 Jun 1880; Page 504A; Family #73/73.
Listed as Alexander Elswick; age 2; born in WV; boarder in the county poor farm; a pauper; in
household of William Ferguson.
2. 1900 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 70A;
Family #160/161.
Listed as Alexander Ellswick; age 21; born in WV in Nov 1878; single; boarder; farm laborer;
in household of Rhodes B. Perr (Perry?).
3. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 250A;
Family #211/213.
Listed as Elich R. Elic; age 34; born in WV; married once for 10 yrs; coal miner; head of household.
4. Boone Co, WV: WW I Draft Registration Card #1326; Racine, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Elic Reed Elswick; age 40; bor on 15 Nov 1878; living in Ottawa, Boone Co, WV; coal miner for
Monte Coal Co, Ottawa, WV; nearest relative, Amanda Elswick, Ottawa, WV; short with slender build;
blue eyes and dark hair.
5. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Elic R. Elswick; age 42; born in WV; married; laborer, saw logging; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Elic R. Elswick; age 52; born in WV; married at 23; laborer, logging; head of household.
7. Boone Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U1074; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Elic Reed Elswick; age 63; born on 15 Nov 1878 at Blue Creek, Kanawha Co, WV; living at Van,
Boone Co, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Willie White, Ottawa, WV.
8. Monroe Co, WV Death Certificate #2150; WV Archives Web Site.
Elic Elswick; age 73 yrs, 3 mons, 5 days; born on 15 Nov 1878; living at Danville, Boone Co, WV;
seperated; son of G.W. Elswick; died on 20 Feb 1952 in the Andrew S. Rowan Memorial Hospital,
Sweet Springs, Monroe Co, WV; after a 1,013 day stay; from influenza with pneumonia following a
recent cerebral homorrhage; buried on 24 Feb 1952 in Danville Cemetery.


Amanda Viola Adkins

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 250A;
Family #211/213.
Listed as Amanda B. Elic; age 30; born in WV; married twice (3 times?); last time for 10 yrs; 5
children, 4 living; in household of husband, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Amanda V. Elswick; age 39; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Alexander R.
Elswick.
3. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Amanda V. Elswick; age 49; born in WV; married at 20; in household of husband,
Alexander R. Elswick.


Lesley V. Elswick

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 250A;
Family #211/213.
Listed as Lesley V. Elic; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Leslie V. Elswick; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
3. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Leslie V. Elswick; age 24; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.


William M. Elswick

1. 1910 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 250A;
Family #211/213.
Listed as William M. Elic; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as William M. Elswick; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
3. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as William M. Elswick; age 22; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.


Erie A. Elswick

1. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Errie A. Elswick; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Era A. Elswick; age 19; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.


Daisy V. Elswick

1. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Daisy V. Elswick; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Daisy V. Elswick; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.


Meriam L. Elswick

1. 1920 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 17/18 Jan 1920; Page 152B;
Family #320/324.
Listed as Meriam Elswick; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.
2. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Meriam L. Elswick; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.


Willie J. Elswick

1. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Washington District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 241B;
Family #38/38.
Listed as Willie J. Elswick; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Alexander R. Elswick.