McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


J.E. Kelly

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 96; WV Archives Web Site.
J.E. Kelly; age 23; born in Jackson Co, OH; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Preston and
and Lizzie; married on 25 Aug 1913 at Davy, WV; Pearl Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of James and Sarah.


Pearl Bishop

1. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Born in Jan 1895 in WV.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Pearl Bishop, age 4, born in Jul 1895, in household of father, James Bishop.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213B; Family #57.
Listed as Pearl Bishop; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, James Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 96; WV Archives Web Site.
J.E. Kelly; age 23; born in Jackson Co, OH; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Preston and
and Lizzie; married on 25 Aug 1913 at Davy, WV; Pearl Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of James and Sarah.


Howard J. Clay

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 87; WV Archives Web Site.
Howard Clay; age 18; born in Boyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of John D. and
Nora; married on 23 Aug 1913 at Davy, WV; Goldie Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of James and Sarah.


Goldie Bishop

1. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Goldy Bishop; daughter of James and Sarah Justice Bishop; born in Jan 1894
in WV.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 122A, Family #44.
Listed as Goldy Bishop, age 6, born in Jan 1894, in household of father,
James Bishop.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Page 213B; Family #57.
Listed as Goldie Bishop; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, James Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 87; WV Archives Web Site.
Howard Clay; age 18; born in Boyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of John D. and
Nora; married on 23 Aug 1913 at Davy, WV; Goldie Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of James and Sarah.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, Davy Precinct #6,
taken on 10 Jan 1920, Page 242B, Family #296.
Listed as Goldie Clay, age 26, born in WV, in household of husband, Howard
J. Clay. This family is next to James and Sarah Justice Bishop. Is this the
same Goldie Bishop; their daughter?


Dock C. Chapman

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Clear Fork District, Family #150.
Listed as Dock Chapman, age 14, born in May 1886, in household of cousin, Elias Kenaday.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 29/30 Apr 1910, Page 247A, Family #188.
Listed as Doc Chapman, age 24, born in WV, in household of cousin, Albert Kenaday.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
Dock Chatman; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Davy, WV; son of _____;
married on 16 Aug 1913 at Davu, Lilly Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of
Floyd and Mary.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #3183; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dock C. Chatman; age 27; born on 24 Jul 1890 in Wyoming Co, WV; miner for Sup. Poca Coal Co,
Davy, WV; married; dependent wife and 1 child; tall; slender; blue eyes and black hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #7/7.
Listed as Dock J. Chatman; age 29; born in WV; married; miner; in coal tipple; head of household.


Lilly B. Bishop

1. Internet e-mail, 7 Nov 1999, Douglas A. Bishop.
Lilly B. Bishop was born on 10 Dec 1895. She married Dock Chatman (sic?Chapman?) on 16
Aug 1913 in McDowell Co, WV. He was born in 1890 in Wyoming Co, WV.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 249B, Family #192.
Listed as Lilly B. Bishop, age 4, born in Dec 1895 in WV, in household of father, Floyd Bishop.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 28 Apr 1910, Page 201A,
Family #317.
Listed as Lillie Bishop, age 14, single, born in WV, in household of father, Floyd Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1913); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
Dock Chatman; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Davy, WV; son of _____;
married on 16 Aug 1913 at Davu, Lilly Bishop; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of
Floyd and Mary.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #7/7.
Listed as Lillie Chatman; age 24; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Dock Chapman.


Clarence Chapman

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #7/7.
Listed as Clarence Chatman; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Dock Chapman.


Lucille Chapman

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #7/7.
Listed as Lucille Chatman; age 2 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Dock Chapman.


Virgil Marion Whaley

1. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 144B; Family #93/93.
Listed as Virgil Whaley; age 1; born in Apr 1899 in OH; in household of mother, Sarah Whaley.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27__ 1910; Page 199A;
Family #282/294.
Listed as Virgil Whaley; age 11; born in OH; single; traper miner; in household of step-father, William
Evans.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1915); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Whaley; age 21; born in Jackson Co, OH; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Sarah; married on 30 Aug 1916 at Davy, WV; Lucy E. Kirk; age 18; born in Wayne Co, WV; single;
daughter of E. and Jennie.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #4488; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virgil Marian Whaley; age 20; born on 20 Apr 1898; living at Davy, WV; miner for Momme Smokeless
Coal Co, Davy, WV; nearest relative, Lucy Ellen Whaley; tall; with slender build; gray eyes and auburn
hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #5/5.
Listed as Virgil Whaley; age 21; born in OH; married; miner; in coal mine; head of household.


Lucy E. Kirk

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1915); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Whaley; age 21; born in Jackson Co, OH; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Sarah; married on 30 Aug 1916 at Davy, WV; Lucy E. Kirk; age 18; born in Wayne Co, WV; single;
daughter of E. and Jennie.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 228A;
Family #5/5.
Listed as Lucy E. Whaley; age 21; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Virgil M. Whaley.


John Harrison Tabor

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 19 Jun 1900, Page 212B, Family #145.
Listed as John C. Tabor, age 8, born in WV in Apr 1892, in household of father, Robert L. Taber.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1912); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Tabor; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; fireman; living at Davy, WV; son of R.L. and
Jane; married on 26 Oct 1912 at house of D.L. Perdew, minister; Alice Bishop; age 22; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Floyd and Mary.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Roger and Patricia Judway
Tabor"; Article; Page 248; submitted by Thersa Tabor, PO Box 59, Bartley, WV 24813.


Cosbi Alice Bishop

1. Internet e-mail, 7 Nov 1999, Douglas A. Bishop.
Causby A. Bishop was born on 28 May 1889.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 249B, Family #192.
Listed as Cosby A. Bishop, age 12, born in May 1888 in WV, in household of father, Floyd Bishop.
3. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by danbetts@home.com
Causby A. Bishop was born on 28 Apr 1889.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, taken on 28 Apr 1910, Page 201A,
Family #317.
Listed as Alice Bishop, age 23, single, born in WV, in household of father, Floyd Bishop.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1912); Page 153; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Tabor; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; fireman; living at Davy, WV; son of R.L. and
Jane; married on 26 Oct 1912 at house of D.L. Perdew, minister; Alice Bishop; age 22; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Floyd and Mary.


Ray Leonard Blankenship Sr

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek District, taken on 8 Jun 1900, Page 260A, Family #85.
Listed as Ray L. Blankenship, age 14, born in Mar 1886 in WV, in household of father, Lewis
Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1905); Page 247; WV Archives Web Site.
Ray Blankenship; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; lumberman; living at Sook, WV; son of
Louis and Patsy; married on 3 Jan 1906 at Sandy Huff, McDowell Co, WV; Lillie Bishop; age 16; born
in Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Elisha and Rebecca.
3.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Ray L. Blankenship; age 34; born in WV; married; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
4.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Roy L. Blankenship; age 45; born in WV; married at 20; teamster in coal mine; head of household.


Lilly Ellen Bishop

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District, taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 259A;
Family #58/61.
Listed as Lilla Bishop; age 9; born in WV in Mar 1891; in household of father, Elisha Bishop.
Twin to Noah Bishop.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 169, Douglas
Bishop Family article, submitted by Doug Bishop, 4917 Annhurst Road,
Columbus, OH 43228.
3. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Lillie Ellen Bishop, daughter of Elisha Noah and Rebecca Harris Bishop, was
born on 28 Dec 1891 at Hensley, Wyoming Co, WV; married Ray Leonard
Blankenship.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1905); Page 247; WV Archives Web Site.
Ray Blankenship; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; lumberman; living at Sook, WV; son of
Louis and Patsy; married on 3 Jan 1906 at Sandy Huff, McDowell Co, WV; Lillie Bishop; age 16; born
in Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Elisha and Rebecca.
5.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Lilly Blankenship; age 30; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Ray L. Blankenship.
6.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Lilly Blankenship; age 40; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Ray L. Blankenship.


Walter E. Blankenship

1.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Walter E. Blankenship; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Walter Blankenship; age 19; born in WV; single; slateman in coal mine; in household of father,
Ray L. Blankenship.


Nellie Blankenship

1.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Nellie Blankenship; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Nellie Blankenship; age 17; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Gloster O. Blankenship

1.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Gloster O. Blankenship; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Gloster Blankenship; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Dollie Blankenship

1.1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B; Image 6 of 16;
Family #48/48.
Listed as Dollie Blankenship; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Dollie Blankenship; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Lois Blankenship

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Lois Blankenship; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Ray L. Blankenship Jr

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as R.L. Blankenship, Jr; age 3 yrs 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Lula Blankenship

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 68B; Image 8 of 48;
Family #60/71.
Listed as Lulla Blankenship, Jr; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Ray L. Blankenship.


Della Andrew McPherson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1904); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Della McPherson; age 19; born in Craig Co, VA; farmer; living at Ennis, WV; son of Ella and _____;
married on 15 Jun 1904 at Maybeury, WV; Alice Bishop; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter
John and Sarah E.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 18 May 1900; Page 4B; Family #83/83.
Listed as Delly McPherson; age 25; born in VA; married 6 yrs; laborer on public road; head of
household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1705; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dell McPherson; age 33; born on 1 Apr 1885; living at Gary, WV; shop blacksmith's helper for US
Coal & Coke Co, Gary, WV; nearest relative, Alice McPherson, wife, Gary, WV; short with medium build;
brown eyes and black hair; broken shoulder.
4. Mercer Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card U-475; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Della Andrew McPherson; age 58; born on 1 Apr 1884 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at RFD #2,
Princeton, WV; emplyed by WPA; person who will always know address, Mrs. D.A. McPherson,
Princeton, WV.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com We Site.
Della McPherson; born on 1 Apr 1885; died in Apr 1968; living at Callaway, Franklin Co, VA at death.


Alice Bishop

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1904); Page 323; WV Archives Web Site.
Della McPherson; age 19; born in Craig Co, VA; farmer; living at Ennis, WV; son of Ella and _____;
married on 15 Jun 1904 at Maybeury, WV; Alice Bishop; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter
John and Sarah E.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 18 May 1900; Page 4B; Family #83/83.
Listed as Alice McPherson; age 22; born in WV; married 6 yrs; 2 children, both living; in household of
husband, Della A. McPherson.


Perry McPherson

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 18 May 1900; Page 5A; Family #83/83.
Listed as Perry McPherson; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Della A. McPherson.


Byrd Lockhart

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1902); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
Bird Lockhart; age 35; born in ____; widowed; son of ____; married on 13 June 1902 on Indian
Ridge (on boarder between Wyoming and McDowell Co, WV); Mary E. Bishop; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Harvey and Nancy A.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 119B; Image
41 of 46; Family #311/340.
Listed as Byrd Lockard; age 43; born in WV; married twice; last time for 9 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Byrd Lockridge; age 61; born in WV; married; laborer in coal mine; head of household.


Mary Elizabeth Bishop

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 123A, Family 72.
Listed as Elizabeth Ann Bishop, age 15, in household of father, Harvey Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1902); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
Bird Lockhart; age 35; born in ____; widowed; son of ____; married on 13 June 1902 on Indian
Ridge (on boarder between Wyoming and McDowell Co, WV); Mary E. Bishop; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Harvey and Nancy A.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 119B; Image
41 of 46; Family #311/340.
Listed as Mary Lockard; age 22; born in WV; married once for 9 yrs; 4 children, all living; in
household of husband, Byrd Lockhart.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Mary Lockridge; age 30; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Byrd Lockhart.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1930); Page 78; WV Archives Web Site.
Mark Rakes; age 35; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Ashland, WV; son of W.G. and
Sallie; married on 11 May 1930 at Keystone, WV; Mary E. Bishop; age 31; born in McDowell Co, WV;
divorced; daughter of Harvey and Nancy.


Oliver Lockhart

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 119B; Image
41 of 46; Family #311/340.
Listed as Oliver Lockhart; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Oliver Lockridge; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.


Mabel Lockhart

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 119B; Image
41 of 46; Family #311/340.
Listed as Mabel Lockhart; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Mabel Lockridge; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.


Ernest Lockhart

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Ernest Lockridge; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.


Mamie Lockhart

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 276A;
Image 1 of 14; Family #296/297.
Listed as Mamie Lockridge; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Byrd Lockhart.