McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


John Frank Altizer

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken 23 May 1910; page 178A;
Image 5 of 21; Family #47/47.
Listed as John F. Altizer; age 8; born in WV; in household of father John T. Altizer.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warrior; taken 17 Jan 1920; Page 64A; Image
36 of 41; Family #369/371.
Listed as John Altizer; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, John T. Altizer.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 154A; Image 7 of 57;
Family #51/53.
Listed as John Altizer; age 26; born in WV; single; in household of father, Thomas J. Altizer.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 201; WV Archives Web Site.
John Altizer; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; Newhall, WV; son of Rebecca and
Tom; married on 23 Jan 1932 in Welch, WV; Lula Brown; age 26; born in Tazewell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Cynthia and Boss.
5. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John Frank Altizer
Race: White
Age: 38
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: English, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 9 Jul 1903
Residence Place: Squire, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Employer: New River And Poca Coal Co
Weight: 176
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: Lula Altizer
Household Members:
Name Relationship
John Frank Altizer Self (Head)"


Lula Pearl Brown

1. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lula Pearl Brown
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 10 Apr 1905
Birth Place: Tazewell, Virginia, USA
Father: Boss Brown
Mother: Cynthia Whitt"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 201; WV Archives Web Site.
John Altizer; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; Newhall, WV; son of Rebecca and
Tom; married on 23 Jan 1932 in Welch, WV; Lula Brown; age 26; born in Tazewell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Cynthia and Boss.
3. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lula Altizer
Maiden Name: Brown
Birth Date: 10 Apr 1905
Death Date: 19 Mar 1978
Cemetery: Maplewood Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: John Frank Altizer
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Ernest E. Rippeth Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1939); Page 43; WV Archives Web Site.
Ernest Rippeth; born on 29 Nov 1914 at Roderfield, WV; single; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of Ernest
and Chattie M.; married on 7 Jan 1939 at Lex, WV; Mildred Whaley; born on 8 May 1922 at Davy, WV;
single; living at Lex, WV; daughter of Thomas and Celia.


Mildred M. Whaley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1939); Page 43; WV Archives Web Site.
Ernest Rippeth; born on 29 Nov 1914 at Roderfield, WV; single; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of Ernest
and Chattie M.; married on 7 Jan 1939 at Lex, WV; Mildred Whaley; born on 8 May 1922 at Davy, WV;
single; living at Lex, WV; daughter of Thomas and Celia.


William M. Evans

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27__ 1910; Page 199A;
Family #282/294.
Listed as William Evans; age 55; born in Wales, England; married three times; last time for 3 yrs;
coal miner; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2110; WV Archives Web Site.
W.M. Evans; age 88 yrs, 11 mons; born in Wales; widowed; miner; parents unknown; die on 15 Feb
1930 at Asco, McDowell Co, WV; chronic valvular heart disease; buried on 17 Feb 1930 at Asco, WV;
informant, Jasper Smith.


Sarah A Minnix

1. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414B;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Sarah A. Minnix; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Sarah Minnix; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
3. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 144B; Family #93/93.
Listed as Sarah Whaley; age 38; born in Feb 1862 in OH; both parents born in VA; widow; 10 children;
9 living; head of household.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27__ 1910; Page 199A;
Family #282/294.
Listed as Sarah Evans; age 46; born in OH; married twice; last time for 3 yrs; in household of
husband, William Evans.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8440; WV Archives Web Site.
Sarah Evans; age 60; born in OH in Feb ____; married; daughter of a Mr. and Nancy (Scott)
Minichs; both born in VA; died on 17 Jun 1923 in a Welch Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV from
nephritis; buried on 18 Jun 1923 near Davy, WV; informant, Tom Whaley, Davy, WV.


Luke Whaley

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as Luke Whaley; age 35; born in OH; farmer; head of household.


Belinda Weese

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as Salinda Whaley; age 30; born in OH; in household of husband, Luke Whaley.
2. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Belinda Whaley; age 41; born in OH; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #23/21.
Listed as Malinda Whaley; age 45; born in OH; farmer; head of household.


Mary Whaley

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as Mary Whaley; age 7; born in OH; in household of father, Luke Whaley.
2. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Mary Whaley; age 17; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


George Whaley

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as George Whaley; age 6; born in OH; in household of father, Luke Whaley.
2. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #76/76.
Listed as George Whaley; age 15; born in OH; in household of Madison Rose, adjacent to listing for
his mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


Elizabeth "Betsy" Whaley

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as Betsy Whaley; age 4; born in OH; in household of father, Luke Whaley.
2. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Elizabeth Whaley; age 14; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


Leonard Whaley

1. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Leonard Whaley; age 10; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.
2. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #23/21.
Listed as Leonard Whaley; age 20; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


Susan Whaley

1. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Susan Whaley; age 8; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.
2. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #23/21.
Listed as Susan Whaley; age 18; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


Margaret Whaley

1. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Margaret Whaley; age 5; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.
2. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #23/21.
Listed as Margaret Whaley; age 15; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.


Andrew J. Whaley

1. 1850 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 18 Oct 1850; Page 384A; Family #505/525.
Listed as Andrew J. Whaley; age 2; born in OH; in household of father, Luke Whaley.
2. 1860 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Liberty Township; taken on 7 Jun 1860; Page 112B; Family #77/77.
Listed as Andrew Whaley; age 13; born in OH; in household of mother, Belinda (Weese) Whaley.
3. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #25/23.
Listed as Andrew Whaley; age 23; born in OH; laborer; head of household.
4. Athens Co, OH Death Certificate #62179; LDS Web Site.
Andy Whaley; age 82 yrs, 1 mon, 16 days; born on 22 Aug 1847 in Jackson Co, OH; married;
unemployed coal miner; son of Luke and Linda (Weese) Whaley; died on 9 Oct 1929 at Glouster,
Athens Co, OH; buried on 11 Oct 1929 at Hollister Cemetery; informant, Mrs. Andy Whaley, Glouster,
OH.


Elizabeth

1. 1870 Census, Jackson Co, OH; liberty Township; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 118A; Family #25/23.
Listed as Elizabeth Whaley; age 17; born in OH; in household of husband, Andrew J. Whaley.


Eliza J. Whaley

1. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Milton Township; taken on __ Jun 1880; Page 205C;
Family #377/389.
Listed as Eliza J. Whaley; age 10; born in OH; in household of father, James A. Whaley.
2. Pike Co, OH Death Certificate #78392; LDS Web Site.
Mrs. Eliza Whaley Ropp; age 78 yrs, 3 mons, 25 days; born on 4 Sep 1870 in Jackson Co, OH; married;
daughter of Abner and Sis (Perkins) Whaley; died on 25 Dec 1948 at Beaver, Pike Co, OH from
heart trouble; buried on 28 Dec 1948 in Bethel Cemetery, Liberty Township, Jackson Co, OH;
informant, Clifford Ropp.


Sparrel Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Sparrel Minix; age 25; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Sparrel Minick; age 30; born in Floyd Co, VA; day laborer; head of household.
3. "US Civil War Records and Profils"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sparrel Minix enlisted in Company C, Virginia 57th Infantry Regiment on 21 Jun 1861 at Higgs Field,
VA; mustered out on 29 Jul 1861.
4. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414A;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Sparvel Minnix; age 50; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Spiral Minnix; age 64; born in VA; married; works on farm; head of household.
6. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Jackson Township; taken on ____Jun 1900; Page 104A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as Sparrel Minnix; age 83; born in Apr 1817 in VA; married 39 yrs; head of household.


Nancy Scott

1. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414B;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Nancy Minnix; age 30; born in WV; in household of husband, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Nancy Minnix; age 37; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Sparrel Minnix.
3. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Jackson Township; taken on ____Jun 1900; Page 104A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as Nancy Minnix; age 60; born in VA; married 39 yrs; 7 children, all living; in household of
husband, Sparrel Minnix.


James H. Minnix

1. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414B;
Family #178/178.
Listed as James H. Minnix; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as James H. Minnix; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Daniel Monroe Minnix

1. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414B;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Daniel M. Minnix; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Monroe Minnix; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Octavia Minnix

1. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414B;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Octavia Minnix; age 11 mons; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Octavia Minnix; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Mary Alice Minnix

1. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Mary Minnix; age 5; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Laura Minnix

1. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Laura Minnix; age 4; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


William E. Minnix

1. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as William Minnix; age 1; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Jackson Township; taken on ____Jun 1900; Page 104A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as William Minnix; age 20; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
3. Pike Co, OH Death Certificate #40057; Ohio Death Records; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Mr. William Minnix; age 39 yrs, 10 mons; born in OH; single; laborer in timber cutting and farm;
son of Spirrel and Nancy (Scott) Minnix; died on 30 Jun 1919 at Beaver, Pike Co, OH from heart
failure; buried on 2 Jul 1919 in Bethel Cemetery; informant, Arthur Minnix, Beaver, OH.


George Arthur Minnix

1. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Jackson Township; taken on ____Jun 1900; Page 104A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as George A. Minnix; age 17; born in OH; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Sparrel Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Sparrel Minix; age 25; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Sparrel Minick; age 30; born in Floyd Co, VA; day laborer; head of household.
3. "US Civil War Records and Profils"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sparrel Minix enlisted in Company C, Virginia 57th Infantry Regiment on 21 Jun 1861 at Higgs Field,
VA; mustered out on 29 Jul 1861.
4. 1870 Census, Gallia Co, OH; Harrison Township; Mercerville PO; taken on 21 Jun 1870; Page 414A;
Family #178/178.
Listed as Sparvel Minnix; age 50; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Madison Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 254B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Spiral Minnix; age 64; born in VA; married; works on farm; head of household.
6. 1900 Census, Jackson Co, OH; Jackson Township; taken on ____Jun 1900; Page 104A;
Family #237/237.
Listed as Sparrel Minnix; age 83; born in Apr 1817 in VA; married 39 yrs; head of household.


Susannah R. Kessler

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Susan Minix; age 25; born in VA; in household of husband, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Susan Minix; age 38; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of husband, Sparrel Minnix.


Fleming Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Fleming Minix; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Flemmon Minix; age 20; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Hannah Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Hannah Minix; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Samuel Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Samuel Minix; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Samuel Minix; age 11; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Andrew Minnix

1. 1850 Census, Franklin Co, VA; taken on 19 Oct 1850; Page 126B; Family #985/981.
Listed as Andrew Minix; age 5 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.
2. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Andrew Minix; age 8; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


John H. Minnix

1. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as John H. Minix; age 7; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Joseph Minnix

1. 1860 Census, Washington Co, TN; Boones Creek District; Jonesbourgh PO; taken on 11 Jul 1860;
Page 39B; Family #344/344.
Listed as Joseph Minix; age 4; born in Floyd Co, VA; in household of father, Sparrel Minnix.


Hobert Thomas

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1930); Page 286; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert Thomas; age25; born in Hardy Co, KY; single; miner; living at Big Sandy, WV; son of John and
Martha; married on 10 Feb 1930 at Welch, WV; Ina Bishop; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Noah and May.


Ina Bishop

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26/27 Jan 1920; Page 223B;
Family #125.
Listed as Ina Bishop; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Noah Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1930); Page 286; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert Thomas; age25; born in Hardy Co, KY; single; miner; living at Big Sandy, WV; son of John and
Martha; married on 10 Feb 1930 at Welch, WV; Ina Bishop; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Noah and May.