McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Frank Cook

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 137B, Family #48.
Listed as Frank Cook, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Eratus M. Cook.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 82B, Family #182.
Listed as Frank Cook, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Erastus M. Cook.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1933); Page 331; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Cook; age 21; born in Wyoming, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Erastus and
Zella Cook; married on 21 Feb 1933 at Clear Fork, WV; Maggie Collins; age 17; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; single; daughter of Walter and Pearl Collins.
4. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Frank Cook
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 28
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 26 Jul 1912
Birth Place: Baileysville, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Ree Heights, Hand, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Elmore, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Farmer
Height: 5 11
Weight: 162
Complexion: Dark
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Blue
Next of Kin: Margaret Cook
Household Members Age Relationship
Frank Cook 28 Self (Head)
Margaret Cook Wife"
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Frank Cook
Social Security Number: 233-16-3029
Birth Date: 26 Jul 1912
Issue Year: Before 1951
Issue State: West Virginia
Last Residence: 48201, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
Last Benefit: 24874, Pineville, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Death Date: Feb 1978"
6. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Frank Cook; born in 1912; died in 1978; buried in Lee Cook Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV.


Margaret Ethel "Maggie" Collins

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 164B, Family #8.
Listed as Maggie E. Collins, age 13, born in WV, in household of father, Walter Collins.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1933); Page 331; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Cook; age 21; born in Wyoming, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Erastus and
Zella Cook; married on 21 Feb 1933 at Clear Fork, WV; Maggie Collins; age 17; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; single; daughter of Walter and Pearl Collins.
3. "The Independent Hearld", Pineville, WV, Wednesday, 23 Jun 2004, newspaper obit.
"Margaret E. Cook, 87, of Davy, died Tuesday, June 15, in Welch Community Golden Harvest
following a short illness.
"Born January 23, 1917, in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Walter Collins and
Pearl Hammock.
"Services were held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, June 18 in the Calfee Memorial Chapel with the Rev.
Tommy Knotts officiating. Burial followed in the Cook Cemetary at Brenton. Friends called from
12:00 p.m. until time of the service.
"Calfee Funeral Service in Pineville served the Cook family."
4. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Margaret Cook; born on 23 Jun 1916; died on 15 Jun 2004; living at Havaco, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


Edison Cook

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Born Aug. 22, 1952, in Wyoming County, he was the son of the late Frank and Margaret Collins
Cook..."


Richard Collins

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 2 Jan 1920, Page 135B, Family #11.
Listed as Richard Collins, age 4 yrs, 11 months, born in WV, in household of father, Walter Collins.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 164B, Family #8.
Listed as Richard Collins, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Walter Collins.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1939); Page 591; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Collins; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Walter and
Pearl Collins; married on 18 Mar 1939 at Clear Fork, WV; Joan Trent; age 19; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Oscar and Gladys Trent.


Joan Trent

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1939); Page 591; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Collins; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Walter and
Pearl Collins; married on 18 Mar 1939 at Clear Fork, WV; Joan Trent; age 19; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Oscar and Gladys Trent.


Dee B. Collins

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 2 Jan 1920, Page 135B, Family #11.
Listed as Dee Collins, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Walter Collins.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 3 Apr 1930, Page 164B, Family #8.
Listed as Dee B. Collins, age 17, born in WV, in household of father, Walter Collins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1935); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Dee Collins; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Walter
and Pearl Collins; married on 11 Oct 1935 at Kimball, WV; Hazel Jones; age 22; born in Pulaski Co,
VA; single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Waites? and Luther.
4. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Dee Collins; born on 22 Mar 1913; died in Sep 1967; card issued in WV; living at Bennett Springs,
Salem City, VA.


Marie Hazel Jones

1. 1920 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Pulaski District; taken 13 Jan 1920; Page 106A; Image 15 of 39;
Family #137/136.
Listed as Hazel Jones; age 3 yrs, 6 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Walter Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1935); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Dee Collins; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Walter
and Pearl Collins; married on 11 Oct 1935 at Kimball, WV; Hazel Jones; age 22; born in Pulaski Co,
VA; single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Waites? and Luther.


H. M. Pennington

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: H. M. Pennington
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 20
Birth Date: 1856
Birth Place: Mercer, W. VA.
Marriage Date: 5 Apr 1876
Marriage Place: Giles Co., Virginia
Father: Wm. K. Pennington
Mother: C. Pennington
Spouse: Roda C. Dunford
FHL Film Number: 31740
Reference ID: Line 7"


Rhoda C. Dunford

1. 1860 Census, Giles Co, VA; taken on 10 Aug 1860; North View PO; Page 869; Family #682/628.
Listed as Rhoda Dunford; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Albert Dunford.
2. 1870 Census, Giles Co, VA: Pearisburg Township, Pearisburg PO; taken on 30 Jun 1870; Page 235A;
Family #100/100.
Listed as Rhoda Dunford; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Albert Dunford.
3. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roda C. Dunford
Gender: Female
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1858
Birth Place: Giles Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 5 Apr 1876
Marriage Place: Giles Co., Virginia
Father: A. Dunford
Mother: E. A. Dunford
Spouse: H. M. Pennington
FHL Film Number: 31740
Reference ID: Line 7"


Violet Eline Foster

1. Internet, e-mail, 8 Jun 2000, annie@suite224.net, Ann Kapferer, Ashtabula, OH.
Other children of John and Margaret were: Dewey Columbus, born 24 Mar 1903,
married Ollie Sweeney; Arber, born 13 Sep 1905, married Chloe Davis; Dellie,
married (_____) Reed; and Suley, married (_________).
Her grandfather, Samuel, was first married to Allie Davis and second to
Violet Trump.
2. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries, Shortridge Cemetery, Garland Mtn, by Lorrie Kelly.
Violet E. Adair; born in 1912; died in 1977; buried here.


Everett Sparks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#___(1932); Page 267; WV Archives Web Site.
Evert Sparks; age 26; born in Greenbrier Co, WV; single; miner; living at Yukon, WV; son of Ernest
and Della; married on 5 Mar 1932 at Welch Oma Addair; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at
Garland, WV; daughter of W.H. and Orpha.


Oma Belle Addair

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 Apr 1930, Page 255A, Family #246.
Listed as Oma B. Addair, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, William H. Addair.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#___(1932); Page 267; WV Archives Web Site.
Evert Sparks; age 26; born in Greenbrier Co, WV; single; miner; living at Yukon, WV; son of Ernest
and Della; married on 5 Mar 1932 at Welch Oma Addair; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at
Garland, WV; daughter of W.H. and Orpha.


Irvin Delmas Addair Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 Apr 1930, Page 255A, Family #246.
Listed as Ervin D. Addair, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, William H. Addair.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#___(1942); Page 72; WV Archives Web Site.
Ervin Addair; age 21; born at Garland, WV; single; living at Avondale, WV; married on 2 Oct 1942 at
Garland, WV; Mary Wilson; age 19; born in KY; living at Bradshaw, WV; with consent of Cora Wilson,
mother of Mary Wilson.


Mary Emiline Wilson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#___(1942); Page 72; WV Archives Web Site.
Ervin Addair; age 21; born at Garland, WV; single; living at Avondale, WV; married on 2 Oct 1942 at
Garland, WV; Mary Wilson; age 19; born in KY; living at Bradshaw, WV; with consent of Cora Wilson,
mother of Mary Wilson.


Herman Delmas Addair

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #17105 WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Delmas Addair; age 1 yr, 2 mons; born on 27 Sep 1950 at Avondale, WV; son of Irvin and
Mary (Wilson) Addair; died on 25 Dec 1951 at Avondale, McDowell Co, WV from dehydration and
malnutriction due to acute gastro-enteritis; buried on 28 Dec 1951 in Short Ridge Cemetery,
Avondale, WV; informant, Irvin Addair,


Ervin Delmas Addair Jr

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ervin Delmas Addair Jr
[Ervin D Addair Jr Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 23 Jun 1955
Birth Place: Welch McDowe, West Virginia
Death Date: 3 May 2001
SSN: 234920560
Notes: Jun 1971: Name listed as ERVIN DELMAS ADDAIR JR;
12 May 2001: Name listed as ERVIN D ADDAIR JR"
2. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: ERVIN DELMAS Jr Addair
Service Info.: SP4 US ARMY VIETNAM
Birth Date: 24 Jun 1955
Death Date: 3 May 2001
Cemetery: Shortridge Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Garland, WV Iaeger, WV 24844"
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by David A. Swiger; 17 Jan 2012; maintained by Bobbie Parker
Becker.
" Ervin Delmas Addair Jr.
Birth 24 Jun 1955
Death 3 May 2001 (aged 45)
Burial
Short Ridge Cemetery
Garland, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 83615101"

Inscription: SP4 US ARMY VIETNAM


Tommy Lewis Addair

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas Lewis Addair
[Thomas L Addair]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1957
Birth Place: Iaeger McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 29 Jan 1996
SSN: 234920811
Notes: : Name listed as THOMAS LEWIS ADDAIR;
07 Feb 1996: Name listed as THOMAS L ADDAIR"


Gordon Luther Harman Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1969); Page 441; WV Archives Web Site.
Gordon Luther Harman, Jr; age 23; born on 24 Apr 1946 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
407 E. Kearsley St, Flint, MI; son of Gordaon Luther and Marie Antionette (Stutso) Harman, Sr;
married on 9 Aug 1969 at War, WV Cynthia Gail Hankins; age 30; born on 23 Aug 1948 at Welch, WV;
single; living at 613 Clifford St, Flint, MI; daughter of Robert C. and Erma V. (Kestner) Hankins, both
deceased; by permission of uncle, Lawrence Hankins.


Cynthia Gail Hankins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1969); Page 441; WV Archives Web Site.
Gordon Luther Harman, Jr; age 23; born on 24 Apr 1946 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
407 E. Kearsley St, Flint, MI; son of Gordaon Luther and Marie Antionette (Stutso) Harman, Sr;
married on 9 Aug 1969 at War, WV Cynthia Gail Hankins; age 30; born on 23 Aug 1948 at Welch, WV;
single; living at 613 Clifford St, Flint, MI; daughter of Robert C. and Erma V. (Kestner) Hankins, both
deceased; by permission of uncle, Lawrence Hankins.


Robert Calvin Hankins Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 280; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Hankins; age 24; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at War, WV; son of R.C. and Polly;
married on 23 Jul 1933 at War, WV; Ermia Kisner; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at War,
WV; daughter of Melvin and ?.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 008502; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Calvin Hankins; age 55; born 12 Oct 1908; married?; coal miner; SS#235-05-6801; living at Caretta,
WV; son of Robert Calvin and Polly (Linkous) Hankins, Sr.; died 12 Jun 1964 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to hypertensive arteriosclerotic heart disease, chronoc renal disease; buried 16 Jun 1964 in Iaeger
Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 23 Mar 2013.
Robert Calvin Hankins, Jr; born 12 Oct 1908; died 12 Jun 1964; buried here; headstone photo shown.
"IN MEMORY OF OUR FATHER".


Erma Viola Kestner

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 280; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Hankins; age 24; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at War, WV; son of R.C. and Polly;
married on 23 Jul 1933 at War, WV; Ermia Kisner; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at War,
WV; daughter of Melvin and ?.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 006553; WV Archives Web Site.
Erma Viola Hankins; age 50; born 7 Jul 1908 in Ross Co, VA (?, OH? there is no Ross Co, VA); married;
living at Raysal, WV; daughter of Silas Melvin and Martha (Mitchell) Kestner; died 29 Apr 1959 in Grace
Hospital, Welch, WV; due to fibrocarcinoma-retroperitoneal; buried1 May 1959 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 3 Dec 2013.
Erma Viola Hankins; born 7 Jul 1908; died 29 Apr 1959; buried here; headstone photo shown; "IN MEMORY
OF OUR MOTHER".