McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Lacy Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #71.
Listed as Lacy Short, age 7, in household of father, Noah Short.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 26 Apr 1910;
Page 191B, Family #172.
Listed as Lacy Short, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Noah Short.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 6; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacey Short; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Noah and Bye
Short; married on 10 Dec 1915 at residence of brides parents; India B. Trent; age 18; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV; daughter of W.F. and Ada Trent.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3239; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry,com Web Site.
Lacy Short; age 23; born 28 Jul 1893 in Trent, WV; lumberman for J.B.B. Coal Co, Twin Branch,
WV; married; dependent wife and child; medium height and build; blue eyes and light brown hair.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacey Short; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV; son of Noah and Vie; was issued
a license to marry on 3 Nov 1920 in Wyoming Co, WV; Blanche Hager; age 22; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Trent, WV; daughter of _________; no return by a minister.
6. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 7 of 25;
Family #60A/61.
Listed as Lacy Short; age 36; born in WV; married at 27; sawyer in saw mill; head of household.
7. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-520; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lacy Short; age 48; born 28 Jul 1893 at Baileysville, WV; living at Iaeger, WV; employed by Pocahontas
Red Bird Mining Co, Iaeger, WV; person who will always know address, Blanche Short; 5'11" tall; 185 lbs;
blue eyes; blonde hair; light complexion; scar on left tample.
8. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lacy Short
Birth Date: 28 Jul 1893
Birth Place: Baileysville, West Virginia
Death Date: 26 May 1946
Claim Date: 27 Jun 1946
SSN: 227059781
Notes: 07 Jul 1978: Name listed as LACY SHORT"
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8307; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Short; age 52; born 28 Jul 1893 in Wyoming Co, WV; married; husband of Blanche Short, age 42;
coal miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Noah and Vea (Lusk) Short; died 26 May 1946 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to terminal bronchopneumonia; cystitus, pyrlitis (sp?) general debility, old compression
fracture 1st lumbar vertebrae with ??? paralysis; buried 29 May 1946 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Mar 2014.
Lacey Short; born 28 Jul 1894 (sic, 1893); died 28 (sic, 26) May 1946; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Blanche Hager

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 198B; Famiyl #262/274.
Listed as Blanche Hager; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Joseph Hager.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 219A; Famiyl #173/177.
Listed as Blanche Hager; age 17; born in WV in household of father, Joseph Hager.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacey Short; age 26; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV; son of Noah and Vie; was issued
a license to marry on 3 Nov 1920 in Wyoming Co, WV; Blanche Hager; age 22; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Trent, WV; daughter of _________; no return by a minister.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 75A; Image 7 of 25;
Family #60A/61.
Listed as Blanche Short; age 27; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, Lacy Short.


Heber Short Sr

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 18 Jan 1920; Page 139B;
Family #82/85.
Listed as Heber Short, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Noah Short.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1942); Page 410; WV Archives Web Site.
Heber Short; age 31; born at Baileysville, WV; single; living at Baileysville; son of Noah and Via Short;
married on 16 May 1942 at Pineville, WV; Grace Foster; age 31; born at Grundy, VA; divorced;
daughter of Burner and Tennessee Foster.


Nocle Faye "Nicole" Short

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Nocle “Nicole” Faye Short, 60, of Pineville, went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 11, 2009, in Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley, following a long illness.

"Born Oct. 26, 1948, in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Heber Short Sr. and Grace Foster Short.

"Faye was a homemaker and loved camping and being with her family and friends. She was a loving mother, sister, aunt and grandmaw who loved her four grandchildren, RJ, Brandon, Amber and Tanner very much. Faye had a very special niece she loved dearly, Tiona Brooke Short.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Margaret Justus, Romelee Justus and Irene Short; and a brother, Heber Short Jr.

"Those left to mourn her passing include her daughter, Joy Lee Morgan and her husband, Rodney, of New Richmond; two stepdaughters, Lisa Blackburn and her husband, Darrell, of Turkey Dip and Brenda Reed and her husband, Danny, of Pineville; two sisters, Flora Short and her husband, Raymond, of Rural Retreat, Va. and Hebera Curry and her husband, Don, of Green Camp; her four grandchildren, RJ, Brandon, Amber and Tanner Morgan; and a host of friends and family..."


John Alexander Morgan Jr

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clearfork District, taken on 15 Apr 1930, Page 171A, Family #118.
Listed as Alex Morgan, Jr, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, John A. Morgan.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Valerie Neal; 3 Jan 2014.
" John Alexander “Alex” Morgan, Jr
Birth 3 Oct 1924
Simon, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death Jan 1982 (aged 57)
USA
Burial
Walker Cemetery
Sun Hill, Wyoming County, West Virginia"


Gretchie Maylonia Walker

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Valerie Neal; 3 Jan 2014.
" Gretchie Maylonia Walker Morgan
Birth 6 Apr 1925
USA
Death 29 Sep 1995 (aged 70)
Simon, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Walker Cemetery
Sun Hill, Wyoming County, West Virginia"


Lucille Rose

1. 1930 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Fayetteville District; Oak Hill; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 47B;
Family #40/43.
Listed as Lucille Rose; age 4 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Walton W. Rose.


Harold Lee Rose

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 457; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Lee Rose; age 19; born and living at Pineville, WV; single; son of W.W. and Faye Rose;
married on 21 Aug 1953 at Oceana, WV; Anna Marie Scott; age 19; born at Coalwood, WV; single;
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of P.E. and Ruby Scott.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harold C. (sic, L) Rose; born 17 Sep 1934; living at 421 Montrose Dr, Charleston, WV 25303.
3. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Harold C Rose
Also Known As Harold I Rose
2nd Also Known As Name Harold L Rose
Residence Date 01 Jun 1993-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place South Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 17 Sep 1934
Address South Charleston, West Virginia 25303
Address Date 01 Jun 1993-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Anna Marie Rose, Grace Rose, Sean E Rose, William Scott Rose
Record Number 172010467"


Anna Marie Scott

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 25 Apr 1940; Page 2B;
Image 4 of 10; Line 67.
Listed as Anna Scott; age 5; born in WV; single; no schooling; living at Mohegan, WV on 1 Apr
1935; in household of grandfather, James B. Elledge.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 457; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Lee Rose; age 19; born and living at Pineville, WV; single; son of W.W. and Faye Rose;
married on 21 Aug 1953 at Oceana, WV; Anna Marie Scott; age 19; born at Coalwood, WV; single;
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of P.E. and Ruby Scott.
3. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Anna Marie Rose
Residence Date 01 May 1993-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place South Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 11 May 1934
Address South Charleston, West Virginia 25303
Address Date 01 May 1993-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Grace Rose, Harold I Rose, Sean E Rose, William Scott Rose
Record Number 172010505"


Sean E. Rose

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Sean E Rose
Residence Date 01 Jun 2007
Residence Place Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 18 Dec 1971
Address Charleston, West Virginia 25303
Address Date 01 Jun 2007
2nd Address Charleston, West Virginia 25303
2nd Address Date 01 Sep 1996-01 Dec 2001
3rd Address Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
3rd Address Date 01 Aug 1995-01 Jan 1998
Possible Relatives Anna Marie Rose, Grace Rose, Harold I Rose, William Scott Rose
Record Number 304680636"


James Hrones Sr

1. 1940 Census, Essex Co, NY; Newark; E.D.25-35; taken on ____; Page 387B; Image 18 of 24;
Household #191.
Listed as James Hrones; age 8; born in NJ; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Gus Hrones.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1955); Page 14; WV Archives Web Site.
James Hrones; age 24; born in NJ; single; living in NJ; son of Guss and Lillian Hrones; married on
9 Sep 1955 at Saulsville, WV; Ruth L. Belcher; age 17; born at Princeton, WV; single; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Vern and Blanche (Clay) Belcher.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"James Hrones Sr., 77, of Saulsville, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer.

"Born June 2, 1931, at Newark, NJ , he was the son of the late Gus and Lillian Shear Hrones.

"Mr. Hrones served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Concord College and achieved his Masters degree from Perdue University. He enjoyed playing the stock market, raising cattle and being with family and friends.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Diana Kwasigroch and Patricia Henchel.

"Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Leah Ruth Belcher Hrones of the residence; a son, James
Hrones Jr. and his wife, Karen, of Beecher, Ill.; three sisters, Irene Strubbe and her husband, Henry, of Hardy, Va. and Helen Gentile and Antonia Prescott, both of California; six grandchildren; and
two great-grandchildren..."


Leah Ruth Belcher

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1955); Page 14; WV Archives Web Site.
James Hrones; age 24; born in NJ; single; living in NJ; son of Guss and Lillian Hrones; married on
9 Sep 1955 at Saulsville, WV; Ruth L. Belcher; age 17; born at Princeton, WV; single; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Vern and Blanche (Clay) Belcher.


Gus Hrones

1. 1940 Census, Essex Co, NY; Newark; E.D.25-35; taken on ____; Page 387B; Image 18 of 24;
Household #191.
Listed as Gusty Hrones; age 40; born in Greece; married; 8th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; waiter in restaurant; head of household.
2. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Gus Hrones; born 14 Mar 1901; died in Apr 1986; last residence, San Joaquin, CA;
SS#145-03-4481, card issued in NJ.


Lillian Shear

1. 1940 Census, Essex Co, NY; Newark; E.D.25-35; taken on ____; Page 387B; Image 18 of 24;
Household #191.
Listed as Lilly Hrones; age 31; born in WI; married; 8th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Gus Hrones.


Ellen Hrones

1. 1940 Census, Essex Co, NY; Newark; E.D.25-35; taken on ____; Page 387B; Image 18 of 24;
Household #191.
Listed as Ellen Hrones; age 10; born in NJ; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Gus Hrones.


Edward Oliver

1. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Saturday 12 Mar 2005, Newspaper Obit.
Edward Oliver; born on 11 May 1923 at Keyrock; died on 9 Mar 2005; buried 13 Mar 2005 in Bower
Family Cemetery, Twin Falls; son of James Lester and Viola Jane Adkins Oliver.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1944); Page 370; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Oliver; age 21; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son on Lester and Viola (Adkins) Oliver;
married on 29 May 1944 at pineville, WV; June Walker; age 16; born at New Richmond, WV; single;
living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Clarence and Pearl (Stewart) Walker.


Tessie June Walker

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken 17 Apr 1930; Page 158B; Family #52/52.
Listed as June Walker; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Clarence V. Walker.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1944); Page 370; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Oliver; age 21; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son on Lester and Viola (Adkins)
Oliver; married on 29 May 1944 at pineville, WV; June Walker; age 16; born at New Richmond, WV;
single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Clarence and Pearl (Stewart) Walker.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"June Walker Oliver, 81, of Keyrock Road, Pineville, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2009, at her residence.

"Born Dec. 1, 1927, at New Richmond, she was the daughter of the late Clarence V. and Pearl Stewart Walker.

"Mrs. Oliver was a member of Rock Castle Baptist Church and a lifelong resident of Wyoming County. June was a lab/x-ray technician and retired from Family Healthcare and Wyoming General Hospital with over 40 years of service.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Edward A. Oliver on March 9, 2005; a daughter, Jackie Oliver; a grandson, Gregory Oliver; four brothers; and four sisters.

"Survivors include a son, James E. Oliver and his wife, Jean, of Keyrock; two daughters, Gail Stitt and her husband Mel R., of Wytheville, Va. and Brenda Dress and her husband, James M. of Cocoa, Fla.; 14 grandchildren, Jennifer Rennie, Stefanie Rennie, Brian Oliver, Bruce Stitt, Todd Stitt, Leann Smith, James A. Stitt, Jason Stitt, Joshua Stitt, Christopher Dress, John Dress, Rebecca Dress, Matthew Dress and Mark Dress; 11 great-grandchildren, Austin Rennie, Jenna Oliver, Jessica Dress, Marian Dress, Miranda Dress, Jackson Dress, Zoe Baker, Marlo Stitt, Rachel Stitt, Christopher Stitt and Ryland Stitt . .."
4. E-mail from Vietta Walker Litton; 24 Nov 2010, granddaughter.
"Clarence Victor Walker - born May 10, 1887 - died January 2, 1952

" Edith Pearl Stewart Walker - born Feb. 10, 1888 - died Aug. 31, 1974

"Pearl was the daughter of James Harvey Stewart and Mary Elizabeth Sauls

" Clarence and Pearl were married March 27, 1906

"(I have no idea why there is a Nancy J. on the 1910 census as Clarence’s wife. Grandma was pregnant with my dad at that time so maybe she was sick and gone and someone was staying with the two oldest boys?)

"Clarence and Pearl had 9 children:

"Arthur Vaughn Walker b. June 10, 1907 d. March 1969 he married Hattie Cook

"Jay Walker b. Sept. 3, 1908 d. Feb. 1980 he married Ruth Cook

"Carl Victor Walker, Sr. b. Nov. 6, 1910 d. Dec. 30, 1975 he married Beulah Moore in 1931; he married Velma Florence Walker (sic, O'Dell) Oct. 13, 1947; he married Florence Martin Dec. 17, 1964

"Minnie Walker b. Jan. 19, 1913 d. July 28, 1994 she married Robert Freeland Hedrick

"Mary Garnett Walker b. Jan. 31. 1915 d. Aug. 16,1982 she married Pierce Wyatt

"Elsie Marie Walker b. May 10, 1918 d. Dec. 13, 1994 she married Ohley Smith

"Thelma Walker b. she married Warren Smith

"Jack Walker b. Sept. 3, 1924 d. Dec. 11, 2006 he married Anna Perry

"Tessie June Walker b. Dec. 1, 1927 d. April 11, 2009 she married Edward Oliver

"Thank you for letting me update the information!

"Vietta Walker Litton"


Fred L. Sizemore

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 14 May 1910, Page 229A, Family #270.
Listed as Fred Sizemore, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Felix R. Sizemore.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 28/29 Jan 1920, Page 200A, Family #82.
Listed as Fred Sizemore, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Felix R. Sizemore.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 157A; Family #20/20.
Listed as Fred Sizemore; age 23; born in WV; in household of father, Felix R. Sizemore.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 24; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred L. Sizemore; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at North Fork, WV; son of Richard and
Ellen Sizemore; married on 14 Apr 1945 at Mullens, WV; Lillie Sizemore; age 23; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at North Fork, WV; daughter of Johnny and America Sizemore.


Lillie Sizemore

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District; taken on 28/29 Jan 1920, Page 200B; Family #88/88.
Listed as Lilly Sizemore; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, John M. Sizemore, Jr.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 156B; Family #12/12.
Listes as Lilly Sizemore; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, John M. Sizemore, Jr.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 24; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred L. Sizemore; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at North Fork, WV; son of Richard and
Ellen Sizemore; married on 14 Apr 1945 at Mullens, WV; Lillie Sizemore; age 23; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at North Fork, WV; daughter of Johnny and America Sizemore.
4. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Lillie Sizemore, 94, of Wolf Pen, went to be with her Lord on Monday, April 06, 2009, with her children at her bedside.

"Born April 18, 1914, in Pineville, she was the daughter of the late Johnny and Merica MilamSizemore.

"She was a precious, wonderful mother and grandmother and was loved by her family and by so many more.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Sizemore in 1999; an infant daughter, Sylvia; an infant son, Bobby; four brothers; four sisters; and a son-in-law, Floyd Cox.

"Those left to cherish her memory are her nine children, Kelly Sizemore and his wife, Betty, of Greensboro, NC, Curtis Sizemore and his wife, Judy, of Venice, Fla., Bonnie Cox of Pineville, James Sizemore and his wife, Elaine, of Nakomis, Fla., Darlene Bolen and her husband, Norvel, of Jesse, Leonard Sizemore and his wife, Brenda, of Pineville, Thomas Sizemore and his wife, JoAnn, of Indian Creek, Donald Sizemore and his wife, Connie, of Bluefield and Stewart Sizemore and his wife, Deborah, of Florence, SC; 20 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and special persons, Doris Johnson and Vickie Jennings..."


Emmitt Roy Long

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1937); Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmet Roy Long; age 19; born at Pineville, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of Walter and
Lakie Long; married on 12 Oct 1937 at Pineville, WV; Lilly Perdue; age 25; born in Raleigh Co, WV;
divorced; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Bill and Mint Simpson.


Lilly Belle Simpson

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1929); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
Whitt Perdew; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Pineville, WV; married on 25 Nov 1929 at
Beckley; Lilly Belle Simpson; age 18; born in Raleigh Co, WV; livng at Dameron, WV.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1937); Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmet Roy Long; age 19; born at Pineville, WV; single; living at Pineville, WV; son of Walter and
Lakie Long; married on 12 Oct 1937 at Pineville, WV; Lilly Perdue; age 25; born in Raleigh Co, WV;
divorced; living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Bill and Mint Simpson.


Richard Lee "Dickie" Long

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Richard Lee “Dickie” Long, 66, of Pineville, passed away Friday, April 3, 2009, in Bluefield Regional Medical Center following a long illness.

"Born Jan. 3, 1943, at Pineville, he was the son of the late Emette Roy and Lillie Belle Simpson Long.

"He was of the Baptist faith. He liked collecting Matchbox cars and knives. He enjoyed hunting and being with his family and friends especially his dog.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Pansy Craig.

"Survivors include six sisters—Juanita Griggs of Pineville, Linda Cox of Pineville, Bonnie Adkins of Glen Fork, Mary Morgan of Chicago, Ill., Neta Lewis of Wayne County and Lorraine Akers of Newport, N.C.; a half brother, Nathan Perdue of Pineville; and several nieces and nephews.