McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Andrew Cleary

1. 1900 Census, Wilkes Co, NC, Walnut Grove Township, taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 250B, Family #98.
Listed as John Clary, age 5, born in Sep 1894 in NC, in household of father, William M. Cleary.
2. 1910 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 234B;
Family #189/189.
Listed as John Clary; age 14, born in NC; in household of father, William M. Cleary.
3. Wilkes Co, NC; WW I; Draft Registration Card #775; 5 Jun 1917.
John Andrew Clary; age 21; born on 17 Sep 1895 at Moxley, NC; farmer; single; tall with blue eyes
and light hair.
4. 1930 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; East Carter Mtn; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 36B; Family # 136/136.
Listed as John Cleary; age 34; born in NC; married at 25; farmer; head of household.


Louisa Jane Richardson

1. 1930 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; East Carter Mtn; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 36B; Family # 136/136.
Listed as Janie Cleary; age 31; born in NC; married at 22; in household of husband, John Cleary.


Verner Cleary

1. 1930 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; East Carter Mtn; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 36B; Family # 136/136.
Listed as Verner Cleary; age 4; born in NC; in household of father, John Cleary.


Mabel Cleary

1. 1930 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; East Carter Mtn; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 36B; Family # 136/136.
Listed as Mabel Cleary; age 1 yr, 10 mons; born in NC; in household of father, John Cleary.


Lemmie Mabe

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1936); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
Lemmie Mabe; age 33; born in Stakes Co, NC; living at Danbury, NC; son of Richard and Ada
Mabe; married on 6 Jul 1936 at Pineville, WV; Ruby Virginia Smith; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV;
living at Mullins, WV; daughter of Cleveland Smith and Roxie Smith Meadows.


Ruby Virginia Smith

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 18 Jan 1910; Page 282A;
Family #47.
Listed as Ruby V. Morgan (sic, Smith); age 3; born in WV; in household of step-father, Zed Morgan.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1936); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
Lemmie Mabe; age 33; born in Stakes Co, NC; living at Danbury, NC; son of Richard and Ada
Mabe; married on 6 Jul 1936 at Pineville, WV; Ruby Virginia Smith; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV;
living at Mullins, WV; daughter of Cleveland Smith and Roxie Smith Meadows.


Casper "Cap" Beverly

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 5/6 Jan 1920; Page 196A; Family #11/11.
Listed as Casper Beverly, age 9, born in WV,in household of father, Murdeu Beverly.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 19 April 1930; Page 160A; Family #79/79.
Listed as Cap Beverly; age 18; born in WV; farm laborer; in household of father, Mert Beverly.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1938); Page 545; WV Archives Web Site.
Cap Beverly; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and Hattie
Beverly; married on 30 Dec 1938 at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV; Blanch Bowman; age 16; single;
daughter of Emmet and Rosie Bowman.


Minnie Blanche Bowman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Oak Street; taken on 21 Apr
1930; Page 236B; Image 44 of 59; Family #482/500.
Listed as Blanch Bowman; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Emmitt Bowman.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1938); Page 545; WV Archives Web Site.
Cap Beverly; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and
Hattie Beverly; married on 30 Dec 1938 at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV; Blanch Bowman; age 16;
single; daughter of Emmet and Rosie Bowman.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Minnie "Blanche" Beverly, 85, of Newberry, Fla., formerly of Davy, passed away Friday, June 8, 2007, in E.T. York Hospice Care Center, Gainesville, Fla., following a brief illness.
"Born April 1, 1922, in Pineville, she was the daughter of the late Emmett and Rosa Bowman.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Cap Beverly; and two sons Donald Beverly and Randall Beverly.
"Survivors include a daughter Rosemary Cox Chavis of Newberry, Fla.; three sons, Eddie Beverly of Premier, Jerry Beverly of Newberry, Fla. and Danny Joe Beverly Newport News, Va.; two sisters, Thelma Leasure of New York and Sylvia Steele of Brenton; nine grandchildren including Joseph Cap Morgan of Virginia, whom she considered as her own son; and five great-grand children..."


Emmitt M. Bowman

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Emmett Bowman; age 21; born in 1887 in Carroll Co, VA; single; son of S. and A.; married on 5
Nov 1908 in Carroll Co, VA; Rosette Hawks; age 20; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; daughter of
William H. and R.A.
1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Hiawassie Township; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 64B; Image 26 of
41; Family #243/246.
Listed as Emmett Bowman; age 23; born in VA; married once for 1 yr; miner in iron mine; head of
household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2093; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emit Bowman; age 32; born 4 Apr 1886; living at Superior, McDowell Co, WV; miner, employed
by Lake Superior Col Co, Superior, WV; nearest relative, Rosa Bowman, Superior, WV; medium
height and build; dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Oak Street; taken on 21 Apr
1930; Page 236B; Image 44 of 59; Family #482/500.
Listed as Emett Bowman; age 40; born in VA; married at 18; timberman for coal company; head
of household.
4. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 13 May 1940; Page 139B;
Image 60 of 64; Household #483.
Listed as Emmett Bowman; age 50; born in VA; married; no education; lived in same house on 1
Apr 1935; works in timber, lumber manufacturing; head of household.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1657; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmet "no middle name" Bowman; age 59; born 4 Apr 1886 in Hillsville, VA; living at Pineville,
WV; employed by John Evans, Pageton, WV at Gary, WV; person who always know address,
Rosa H. Bowman, Pineville, WV; 5'10" tall; 160 lbs; brown eyes; brown and gray hair; sallow
complexion.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emett Bowman; born 4 Apr 1886; died in Mar 1981; last residence, Davy, McDowell Co, WV; last
benefit, Wyoming, Wyoming Co, WV; SS #232-12-5159; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Rosa Hawks

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Emmett Bowman; age 21; born in 1887 in Carroll Co, VA; single; son of S. and A.; married on 5
Nov 1908 in Carroll Co, VA; Rosette Hawks; age 20; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; daughter of
William H. and R.A.
2. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Hiawassie Township; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 64B; Image 26 of
41; Family #243/246.
Listed as Rosa Bowman; age 22; born in VA; married once for 1 yr; no children; in household of
husband, Emmitt Bowman.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Oak Street; taken on 21 Apr 1930;
Page 236B; Image 44 of 59; Family #482/500.
Listed as Rosa Bowman; age 39; born in VA; married at 17; in household of husband, Emmitt
Bowman.
4. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 13 May 1940; Page 139B;
Image 60 of 64; Household #483.
Listed as Rosa Bowman; age 49; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Emmitt Bowman.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 017741; WV Archives Web Site.
Rosie H. Bowman; age 70; born 20 Apr 1888 in VA; married; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of
William and Rhoda Ann (Puckett) Bowman; died 23 Dec 1958 at Brenton, WV; from brocho
pneumonia; due to senility; buried 26 Dec 1958 in Morgan Cemetery, Centerville, WV; informant,
E.M. Bowman, Brenton, WV.


Harless Bowman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Oak Street; taken on 21 Apr
1930; Page 236B; Image 44 of 59; Family #482/500.
Listed as Harless Bowman; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Emmitt Bowman.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 55-6; taken on 13 May 1940; Page 139B;
Image 60 of 64; Household #483.
Listed as Harless Bowman; age 22; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; store owner; in household of father, Emmitt Bowman.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Death registry; Vol 4; Page 41; LDS Web Site.
Harless Bown; age 25 yrs, 11 mons, 19 days; born 20 Feb 1917 at Lake Superior, WV; single; auto
mechanic; living at Pineville, WV; son of Emett and Rosa (Hawks) Bowman; died 9 Feb 1943 at
Pineville, WV; from pulmonary TB; buried 11 Feb 1943 at Wolf Pen, WV; informant, Emett
Bowman.


Bert Beverly

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 5/6 Jan 1920; Page 196A; Family #11/11.
Listed as Bert Beverly, age 5, born in WV,in household of father, Murdeu Beverly.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 19 April 1930; Page 160A; Family #79/79.
Listed as Bert Beverly; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Mert Beverly.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1937); Page 545; WV Archives Web Site.
Bert Beverly; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and Hattie
Beverly; married on 18 Sep 1937 at Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV; Esther Cook; age 18; single; born and
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Sanders and Tena Cook.
4. Social Security Death Idex; LDS Web Site.
Bert Beverly; born on 13 Mar 1915; died in Feb 1986; living at Welch, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Esther Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 157B; Family #28.
Listed as Ester Cook; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Ottawa S. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1937); Page 545; WV Archives Web Site.
Bert Beverly; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and Hattie
Beverly; married on 18 Sep 1937 at Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV; Esther Cook; age 18; single; born and
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Sanders and Tena Cook.


Randall David Beverly

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 19 April 1930; Page 160A; Family #79/79.
Listed as Randall Beverly; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Mert Beverly.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1947); Page 47; WV Archives Web Site.
Randall Beverly; age 26; born at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and Hattie Beverly; married on
25 Oct 1947 at Keyrock, WV; Willadean Copeland; age 18; born at Iaeger, WV; single; daughter of
David and Della Copeland.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 327; WV Archives Web Site.
Randall David Beverly; age 26; born and living at Pineville, WV; divorced; married on 30 Oct 1948
at Capels, WV; Nellie Glass; age 18; born and living at Asco, WV; single; with consent of Josie
Mae Glass, mother of Nellie Glass.
4. Social Security Death Idex; LDS Web Site.
Randall Beverly; born on 12 May 1920; died in 6 Mar 1991.


Willadean Copeland

1. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #___(1947); Page 47; WV Archives Web Site.
Randall Beverly; age 26; born at Wolf Pen, WV; single; son of Mert and Hattie Beverly; married on
25 Oct 1947 at Keyrock, WV; Willadean Copeland; age 18; born at Iaeger, WV; single; daughter of
David and Della Copeland.


David S. Copeland

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #__(1926); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
D.S. Copland; age 28; born in Wythe Co, VA; single; fireman; living at Iaeger, WV; son of B.F. and
Emma Copeland; married on 2 May 1926 at Sandy Huff, McDowell Co, WV; Della Vance; age 20;
born and living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of James and Jane Vance.


Della A. Vance

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 80B; Image 4
of 31; Family #43/44.
Listed as Della A. Vance; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, James Vance.
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Book #__(1926); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
D.S. Copland; age 28; born in Wythe Co, VA; single; fireman; living at Iaeger, WV; son of B.F. and
Emma Copeland; married on 2 May 1926 at Sandy Huff, McDowell Co, WV; Della Vance; age 20;
born and living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of James and Jane Vance.


Alexander Beverly

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Register of Deaths; Page 7; Line 2; WV Archives Web Site.
Alexander Beverly died on 1 Dec 1865 at age 1 yr, 3 mons, 2 days; of unknown cause; unmarried;
son of Elijah and Mary Beverly.


Wesley Beverly

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 185A, Family #33.
Listed as Wesley Beverly, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Anderson Beverly.


Willie Beverly Jr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #14954; WV Archives Web Site.
William Junior Beverly; born and died on 16 Sep 1929; at Mullens, Wyoming Co, WVlived 9 hrs;
premature birth; son of Wesly and Francis (Thompson) Beverly; buried on 17 Sep 1929 at Mullens,
WV; informant, Gladys Smith


William James Mecum

1. Ohio Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1958); Page 54; WV Archives Web Site.
William James Mecum; age 32; born in Ironton, OH; divorced; living at 104 18th Street, Wheeling,
WV; married on 7 Jul 1958 in Wheeling, WV; Lilly Bell Ash; age 36; born in Premier, WV; divorced;
living at 2613 Chaplin Street, Wheeling, WV.


Lilly Belle Bunn

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 224A;
Family #553/570.
Listed as Lilly B. Bunn; age 21; born in WV; in household of father, Frank Bunn, Sr.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 21; WV Archives Web Site.
Jas Ash; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of N.B. and
Margaret; married on 25 Dec 1936 at Roderfield, WV, WV; Lilly Bell Bunn; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Frank and Alice.
3. Ohio Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1958); Page 54; WV Archives Web Site.
William James Mecum; age 32; born in Ironton, OH; divorced; living at 104 18th Street, Wheeling,
WV; married on 7 Jul 1958 in Wheeling, WV; Lilly Bell Ash; age 36; born in Premier, WV; divorced;
living at 2613 Chaplin Street, Wheeling, WV.
4. Ohio, Marriage Abstracts, 1970, 1972-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lilly B Mecum
Age: 62
Birth Year: abt 1922
Residence County: Out of State
Times Married: 2
Spouse's Name: John M Showalter
Spouse's Age: 56
Spouse's Birth Year: abt 1928
Spouse's Residence County: Out Of State
Spouse - Times Married: 1
Marriage Date: 26 May 1984
Marriage License County: Belmont
Certificate Number: 29887
Volume Number: 12071"
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mrs Lilly Dunn Ash
[Mrs Lilly Bell Ash]
[Mrs Lilly Mecum]
[Mrs Lilly Showalter]
[Mrs Lilly Dunn Bunn]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Aug 1920
Birth Place: Premier Mcdo, West Virginia
[Premier, West Virginia]
Death Date: Jul 1994
Father: Alexander F Bunn
Mother: Martha A Pillars
SSN: 284147728
Signature on SSN Card: James Ash
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Sep 1939: Name listed as LILLY DUNN ASH;
Nov 1942: Name listed as LILLY BELL ASH;
Nov 1962: Name listed as LILLY BELL MECUM;
07 Mar 1985: Name listed as LILLY BELL SHOWALTER;
13 Jul 1994: Name listed as LILLY B SHOWALTER"
6. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lilly B. Showalter
SSN: 284-14-7728
Last Residence:
26003 Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 5 Aug 1920
Died: Jul 1994
State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951)"
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Christine McDermott; 30 May 2014.
" Lilly Bell Showalter
Birth 5 Aug 1923
Death 5 Jul 1994 (aged 70)
Burial
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Mount Olivet, Marshall County, West Virginia"