McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Doris Ruth Warf

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1962); Page 459; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Gene Whitt; age 22; born at Rhodell, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Jesse and Lydia
B. Whitt; married on 12 Sep 1962 at Ghent, WV; DorisRuth Warf; age 17; born at Jenkinjones, WV;
single; living at Itmann, WV; daughter of Floyd and Ida Warf.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Sunday 25 Oct 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"MULLENS — Doris Ruth Toney, 63, of Mullens, went home to be with her Heavenly Father and her husband, Bob Toney, on Friday, Oct. 23, 2009, with her son Doug and brother-in-law Dan by her side.

"Born Aug. 17, 1946, at Jenkinjones, she was the daughter of the late Floyd W. and Ida Lucille Abel Warf.

"Ruth was a homemaker, a former employee in a candy factory in Columbus, Ohio, a former employee of Southern Highland, and was a former owner and manager for the Guyan Skating Rink in New Richmond.

"Ruth was a loving and caring person who always had a smile for everyone she met. She enjoyed working in her flowers, spending time with her family and friends and listening to Gospel music. She will be sadly missed by all her friends in Mullens, where everyone knew her so well.

"In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Bob Toney; and a brother, Harvey Warf.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Douglas Whitt of Mullens; a daughter, Sandy Brett of Princeton; four grandchildren, Doug Whitt, Jr., Derek and Tiffany Buzzo and Crystal Brett; two sisters, Greta Privett of New Richmond and Ethel Sisk of N.C.; two brothers, Arbie Warf of Rock and Jerry Warf of N.C.; and a host of nieces and nephews and a very special brother-in-law, Dan Toney of Mullens.

"Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mickey Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley..."


Oley Gene Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1962); Page 459; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Gene Whitt; age 22; born at Rhodell, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Jesse and Lydia
B. Whitt; married on 12 Sep 1962 at Ghent, WV; Doris Ruth Warf; age 17; born at Jenkinjones, WV;
single; living at Itmann, WV; daughter of Floyd and Ida Warf.


Doris Ruth Warf

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1962); Page 459; WV Archives Web Site.
Oley Gene Whitt; age 22; born at Rhodell, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Jesse and Lydia
B. Whitt; married on 12 Sep 1962 at Ghent, WV; DorisRuth Warf; age 17; born at Jenkinjones, WV;
single; living at Itmann, WV; daughter of Floyd and Ida Warf.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Sunday 25 Oct 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"MULLENS — Doris Ruth Toney, 63, of Mullens, went home to be with her Heavenly Father and her husband, Bob Toney, on Friday, Oct. 23, 2009, with her son Doug and brother-in-law Dan by her side.

"Born Aug. 17, 1946, at Jenkinjones, she was the daughter of the late Floyd W. and Ida Lucille Abel Warf.

"Ruth was a homemaker, a former employee in a candy factory in Columbus, Ohio, a former employee of Southern Highland, and was a former owner and manager for the Guyan Skating Rink in New Richmond.

"Ruth was a loving and caring person who always had a smile for everyone she met. She enjoyed working in her flowers, spending time with her family and friends and listening to Gospel music. She will be sadly missed by all her friends in Mullens, where everyone knew her so well.

"In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Bob Toney; and a brother, Harvey Warf.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Douglas Whitt of Mullens; a daughter, Sandy Brett of Princeton; four grandchildren, Doug Whitt, Jr., Derek and Tiffany Buzzo and Crystal Brett; two sisters, Greta Privett of New Richmond and Ethel Sisk of N.C.; two brothers, Arbie Warf of Rock and Jerry Warf of N.C.; and a host of nieces and nephews and a very special brother-in-law, Dan Toney of Mullens.

"Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mickey Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley..."


Luther Baldwin

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Grundy District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 156A;
Family #328/328.
Listed as Luther Baldwin; age 5; born in VA; in household of mother, Nancy J. (Chambers) Baldwin.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 12A;
Family #195/198.
Listed as Luther Baldwin; age 17; born in VA; laborer in coal mine; in household of mother, Nancy
(Coleman) Baldwin.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 252; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Nurkirk; age 23; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Nancy
Baldwin; married on 13 Aug 1927 at Welch, WV; Addie Colley; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Floyd and Mollie.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 9 May 1930; Page 82A;
Family #81/81.
Listed as Luther Baldwin; age 25; born in VA; married at 22; motorman in coal mine; head of
household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 000625; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Baldwin; age 54; born on 4 Dec 1904 at Grundy, VA; divorced; coal miner; living at Bradshaw,
WV; son of Jacob and Nancy (Coleman) Baldwin; died on 20 Jan 1959 in Grace Hospital, Welch,
McDowell Co, WV from advanced silicosis with lung failure; buried on 23 Jan 1959 in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted
by Kenneth Bowen; 10 Jan 2012.
Luther Baldwin; born 4 Dec 1904; died 20 Jan 1959; buried here; son of Jacob and Nancy (Chambers)
Baldwin.


Adair "Addie" Colley

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; English; taken on 24 Jan 1920; Page 7A;
Family #208/210.
Listed as Adaire Colley; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Jasper F. Colley.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 252; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Nurkirk; age 23; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Nancy
Baldwin; married on 13 Aug 1927 at Welch, WV; Addie Colley; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Floyd and Mollie.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 9 May 1930; Page 82A;
Family #81/81.
Listed as Addie Baldwin; age 20; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, Luther Baldwin.


Jean Baldwin

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 9 May 1930; Page 82A;
Family #81/81.
Listed as Gene Baldwin; age 2 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Luther Baldwin.


Joyce Baldwin

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 9 May 1930; Page 82A;
Family #81/81.
Listed as Joyce Baldwin; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Luther Baldwin.


Arthur Clark Adams

1. "Wyoming County Births" 1853-1884, transcribed by Pauline A. Haga, year 1884.
Arthur Adams; born (_________) no date given, 1884 at North Spring, son of
Louisa Adams; reported by grandfather, Richard Stanley.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1905); Page 184; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur C. Adams; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Mohawk, WV; son of
Harrison and Louvicy; married on 13 Jan 1905 at the brides residence near Panther, WV; Lydia
Bailey; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Melvin and Mary.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 100B;
Family #114/116.
Listed as Arthur Adams; age 25; born in WV; married once for 6 yrs; coal miner; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #4518; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Arthur Clark Adams; age 33; born on 17 Dec 1884; coal miner for Lathrop Coal Co, Panther, WV;
nearest relative, Mrs. Lydia Adams, Panther, WV; medium height and build; brown eyes and black
hair.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 178A;
Family #109/109.
Listed as Arthur Adams; age 45; born in WV; married at 24; coal loder in coal mine; head of
household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #921; Apr 1942.
Arthur Clark Adams; age 57; born on 17 Dec 1884 at Long Pole, McDowell Co, WV; living at Black
Eagle, Wyoming Co, WV; employed by Black Eagle Coal Co, Mullens, WV; person who will always
know address, Ethel Adams, wife, Corine, WV.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1948); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Clark Adams; age 63; born and living at Panther, WV; widowed; married on 16 Feb 1948 at
Iaeger, WV; Mead Trent; age 35; born at Baisden, WV; single; living at Panther, WV.
8. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 010820; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Clark Adams; age 74; born on 17 Dec 1884 in McDowell Co, WV; married; living at Iaeger, WV;
miner; son of unknown parents; died on 23 Aug 1958 in Grace Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV;
from heart disease; buried on 26 August 1958 at Mohawk, WV.


Almedia "Mead" Trent

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1948); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Clark Adams; age 63; born and living at Panther, WV; widowed; married on 16 Feb 1948 at
Iaeger, WV; Mead Trent; age 35; born at Baisden, WV; single; living at Panther, WV.


Riley Belcher

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 12 May 1910; Page 228B; Family #261/268.
Listed as Riley Belcher; age 8; born in WV; in household of step-father, Solomon Mullins.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#__(1925); Page 26; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Belcher; age 23; born in WV; living at Superior, WV; married on 21 Nov 1925 at Princeton, WV;
Mary Kate Neal; age 18; born in ?; living at Princeton, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1927); Page 401; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Belcher; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; divorced; teamster; living at Superior, WV; son of
Andy and Martha; married on 8 Oct 1927 at Maitland, WV; Minerva Milam; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of James and Martha.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Dictrict; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 117B;
Family #552/572.
Listed as Riley Belcher; age 26; born in WV; married at 23; tipple man in coal mine; head of
household.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Riley Belcher; born on 15 Feb 1901; died in May 1982; living at Superior, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Mary Kate Neal

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#__(1925); Page 26; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Belcher; age 23; born in WV; living at Superior, WV; married on 21 Nov 1925 at Princeton, WV;
Mary Kate Neal; age 18; born in ?; living at Princeton, WV.


Riley Belcher

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 12 May 1910; Page 228B; Family #261/268.
Listed as Riley Belcher; age 8; born in WV; in household of step-father, Solomon Mullins.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book#__(1925); Page 26; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Belcher; age 23; born in WV; living at Superior, WV; married on 21 Nov 1925 at Princeton, WV;
Mary Kate Neal; age 18; born in ?; living at Princeton, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1927); Page 401; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Belcher; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; divorced; teamster; living at Superior, WV; son of
Andy and Martha; married on 8 Oct 1927 at Maitland, WV; Minerva Milam; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of James and Martha.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Dictrict; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 117B;
Family #552/572.
Listed as Riley Belcher; age 26; born in WV; married at 23; tipple man in coal mine; head of
household.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Riley Belcher; born on 15 Feb 1901; died in May 1982; living at Superior, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Minerva Gertrude Milam

1. 1910 Cenus, MCDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger Precinct; 25/26 Apr 1910; Page 236A;
Family #161/161.
Listed as Minervy Milam; age 1 yr, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, James F. Milam.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Maitland; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 7A;
Family #528/631.
Listed as Mary Milam; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, James F. Milam.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Dictrict; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 117B;
Family #552/572.
Listed as Minerva Belcher; age 19; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, Riley
Belcher.


Sadie L. Belcher

3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek Dictrict; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 117B;
Family #552/572.
Listed as Sadie L. Belcher; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Riley Belcher.


Tilden J. Bailey

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, Page 759.
Sandy River Township, page 012.
Listed as Tilden Bailey, age 3, in household of father, Flemming Bailey.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 17 Jul 1900, Page 270A, Family #553.
Listed as Tilden Bailey, age 23, born in WV in Jan 1877, boarder, in household of father, Flemming
Bailey.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1905); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Tilden J. Bailey; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of
Fleming and Arminda; married on 23 Apr 1905 in McDowell Co, WV; Nancy Blankenship; age 30;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Henry and Angeline.


Nancy A. Blankenship

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 14, Family #83.
Listed as Nancy A. Blankenship, age 4 months, in household of father, Henry M. Blankenship.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District;; taken on 25 Jun 1880; Page 342D; Family #92.
Listed as Nancy Blankenship, age 11, born in WV; in household of father, Henry Blankenship.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1905); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Tilden J. Bailey; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of
Fleming and Arminda; married on 23 Apr 1905 in McDowell Co, WV; Nancy Blankenship; age 30;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Henry and Angeline.


Charles Crockett Bailey

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; Wrights Valley; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 25B;
Family #30/31.
Listed as Crockett C. Bailey; age 18; born in Jan 1882 in VA; single; living in household of
grandfather, Alexander Bailey, with parents.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____1910; Page 217A;
Family #132/142.
Listed as Crockett C. Bailey; age 28; born in VA; married once for 8 yrs; surveyor in coal mine;
head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2978; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Crockett Bailey; age 36; born on 11 Jan 1882; living at Davy, McDowell Co, WV; mining
engineer for Superior Poca. Coal Co, Davy, WV; nearest relative, Miss Willie Bailey, Davy, WV;
medium height and build; brown eyes and brown hair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 230B;
Family #58/59.
Listed as Charles C. Bailey; age 38; born in VA; married; civil and mining engineer; head of
household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 8 Apr1930; Page 83B;
Family #13/13.
Listed as Charles C. Bailey; age 48; born in VA; married at 20; church pastor; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1876; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Crockett Bailey; age 60; born on 11 Jan 1882 in Tazewell Co, VA; self employed; person
who will always know address, Mrs. Mae Goodson, Davy, WV.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1942); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
C.C. Bailey; age 60; born in Tazewell Co, VA; widowed; living at Davy, WV; married on 3 Jun 1942 at
Davy, WV; Mae Goodson; age 55; born in Henry Co, VA; widow; living at Davy, WV.
8. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11057; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Crockett Bailey; age 62 yrs, 6 mons, 10 days; born on 11 Jan 1882 in Tazewell Co, VA;
married; husband of Mary (sic, Mae) Bailey age 57; minister; son of Charles W. and Martha
(Wagner) Bailey; died on 21 Jun 1944 in Stephens (sic, Stevens) Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV
from pneumonia; buried on 24 Jun 1944 in Mapel Hill Cemetery, Bluefield, VA; informant, J.B.
Bailey,
Davy, WV.


Annie Mae Jarrett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1912); Page 18; WV Archives Web Site.
J.N. Goodson; age 27; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; clerk; living at Davy, WV; son of J.T. and
M.L. ; married on 24 Dec 1912 at Davy, WV; May Jarrett; age 24; born in Henry Co, VA; single;
daughter of Thomas and ____.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 230A;
Family #43/44.
Listed as Annie Mae Goodson; age 32; born in VA; married; in household of husband, James W.
Goodson.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Apr 1030; Page 39A;
Family #65/73.
Listed as Annie M. Goodson; age 42; born in VA; widow; married at 24; general store merchant;
head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book#__(1942); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
C.C. Bailey; age 60; born in Tazewell Co, VA; widowed; living at Davy, WV; married on 3 Jun 1942 at
Davy, WV; Mae Goodson; age 55; born in Henry Co, VA; widow; living at Davy, WV.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Annie Bailey; born on 1 May 1877; died in Oct 1977; living at Davy, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Nicholas Gibson

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Magnolia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 294A, Family #19.
Listed as Nicholas Gipson, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, Enoch Gibson.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 235A; Family #59/59.
Listed as Nicholas Gibson; age 34; born in WV in Nov 1865; single; farmer; head of household.
3. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1903); Page 32; Line 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Nicholas Gibson; age 37; born in Mingo Co, WV; married on 22 Feb 1903 in Logan Co, WV;
Rebecca Ellis; age 30; born in Logan Co, WV.
4. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliff; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 225B;
Family #249/251.
Listed as Nicholas Gibson; age 43; born in WV; married once for 6 yrs; farmer; head of household.
5. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 169B;
Family #35/35.
Listed as Nicholas Gibson; age 55; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 138A; Family #83/86.
Listed as Nicholas Gibson; age 65; born in WV; married at 24; gardener; head of household.


Rebecca Mounts

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1890); Page 62; WV Archives Web Site.
Ernest Ellis; age 22; born and living in Loagn Co, WV; single; son of Chap and A. (Nelson) Ellis;
married on 14 Mar 1890 in Logan Co, WV; Rebecca Mounts; age 21; born and living in Logan Co,
WV; daughter of M and M (Smith) Mounts.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 236B; Family #86/86.
Listed as Rebecca Ellis; age 27; born in WV in Dec 1872; married 11 yrs; 2 children, both living;
in household of husband, Erest R. Ellis.
3. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Book #__(1903); Page 32; Line 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Nicholas Gibson; age 37; born in Mingo Co, WV; married on 22 Feb 1903 in Logan Co, WV;
Rebecca Ellis; age 30; born in Logan Co, WV.
4. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliff; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 225B;
Family #249/251.
Listed as Rebecca Gibson; age 43; born in WV; married twice; last time for 6 yrs; 2 children, both
living; in household of husband, Nicholas Gibson.
5. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 169B;
Family #35/35.
Listed as Rebecca Gibson; age 53; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Nicholas Gibson.
6. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 138A; Family #83/86.
Listed as Rebecca Gibson; age 63; born in WV; married at 22; in household of husband, Nicholas
Gibson.


Halsey Gibson

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Magnolia District, taken on 15 Jun 1880, Page 294A, Family #19.
Listed as Holsey Gipson, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Enoch Gibson.
2. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliff; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 225B;
Family #245/247.
Listed as Halsey Gibson; age 34; born in WV; married once for 12 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Emma

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliff; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 225B;
Family #245/247.
Listed as Emma Gibson; age 31; born in WV; married twice; last time for 12 yrs; 6 children, 5 living;
in household of husband, Halsey Gibson.