McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


George Washington Ackelson

1. Iowa Marriages, 1838-1934; LDS Web Site.
George Ackelson; age 22; son of Thomas and Helen (Donaldson) Askelson; married on 10 Sep
1894 in Madison Co, IA; Cora Alley; age 21; daughter of Fred and Clarky (Crawford) Alley.
2. Polk Co, IA; WW I Draft Registration Card #1277; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Georgae Washington Ackelson; age 45; born 6 Mar 1__(image cut off); living at RR #2, Altoma,
Polk Co, IA; farmer; nearest relative, Cora Bell Ackelson, Altoma, IA; tall with medium build; blue
eyes and light brown hair.


Cora Belle Alley

1. Iowa Marriages, 1838-1934; LDS Web Site.
George Ackelson; age 22; son of Thomas and Helen (Donaldson) Askelson; married on 10 Sep
1894 in Madison Co, IA; Cora Alley; age 21; daughter of Fred and Clarky (Crawford) Alley.


Roy Staten

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1942); Page 21; WV Archives Web Site.
Roy Staton; age 20; born in Pike Co, KY; single; living at Simon, WV; son of Will and Sarah Staton;
married on 22 Oct 1942 at Guyan, WV; Freda Bailey; age 18; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at
Simon, WV; daughter of Kelly and Golda Bailey.


Freda Bailey

1. E-mail Message, 28 Mar 2005, Dave Bailey, dbailey25@neo.rr.com.
Kelly Bailey; married first Golda Toler (she first married _______ Lusk), 7 children; married second,
Effie Pearl Bailey, no children.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1942); Page 21; WV Archives Web Site.
Roy Staton; age 20; born in Pike Co, KY; single; living at Simon, WV; son of Will and Sarah Staton;
married on 22 Oct 1942 at Guyan, WV; Freda Bailey; age 18; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at
Simon, WV; daughter of Kelly and Golda Bailey.


Furman Sidney Ackelson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 202A, Family #286.
Listed as Herman McMillion, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, Cleveland McMillen.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1959); Page 185; WV Archives Web Site.
Furman Ackelson; age 30; born at Jesse, WV; divorced; living at Jesse, WV; son of George and Allie
(McMillion) Ackelson; married on 5 Nov 1959 at Hatcher, WV; Freda Bailey; age 17; born at Sabine,
WV; single; living at Jesse, WV; daughter of Bob (deceased) and Gracie Bailey.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Furmon Ackelson, 80, of Pineville, passed away Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, at his residence following a short illness.
"Born March 3, 1929, at Jesse, he was the son of the late George Furman and Allie Bailey Ackelson.
"Mr. Ackelson was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed fishing, visiting people, telling stories and being with his family and friends.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Vernie Stewart; and three sons, Ronnie, Johnny and Timmy Ackelson.
"Survivors include two sons, Randall Ackelson of Pineville and Robert Ackelson of Pineville; three daughters, Judy Ackelson and Cathy Ackelson, both of Virginia Beach, Va. and Kathy Hayes of Peterstown; a grandson, Randall Ackelson Jr.; 23 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren..."


Freda Bailey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1959); Page 185; WV Archives Web Site.
Furman Ackelson (sic, McMillen); age 30; born at Jesse, WV; divorced; living at Jesse, WV; son of
George and Allie (McMillion) Ackelson; married on 5 Nov 1959 at Hatcher, WV; Freda Bailey; age 17;
born at Sabine, WV; single; living at Jesse, WV; daughter of Bob (deceased) and Gracie Bailey.


Furman Sidney Ackelson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 202A, Family #286.
Listed as Herman McMillion, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, Cleveland McMillen.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1959); Page 185; WV Archives Web Site.
Furman Ackelson; age 30; born at Jesse, WV; divorced; living at Jesse, WV; son of George and Allie
(McMillion) Ackelson; married on 5 Nov 1959 at Hatcher, WV; Freda Bailey; age 17; born at Sabine,
WV; single; living at Jesse, WV; daughter of Bob (deceased) and Gracie Bailey.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Web Site; Posted Obit.
"Furmon Ackelson, 80, of Pineville, passed away Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, at his residence following a short illness.
"Born March 3, 1929, at Jesse, he was the son of the late George Furman and Allie Bailey Ackelson.
"Mr. Ackelson was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed fishing, visiting people, telling stories and being with his family and friends.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Vernie Stewart; and three sons, Ronnie, Johnny and Timmy Ackelson.
"Survivors include two sons, Randall Ackelson of Pineville and Robert Ackelson of Pineville; three daughters, Judy Ackelson and Cathy Ackelson, both of Virginia Beach, Va. and Kathy Hayes of Peterstown; a grandson, Randall Ackelson Jr.; 23 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren..."


Ronnie Ackelson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1967); Page 191; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronnie Ackelson; age 18; born on 8 May 1949 at Jesse, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; son of
Furmon and Carrie (Cook) Ackelson; married on 16 Jun 1967 at Glen Fork, WV; Kathy L. Sawyer;
age 21; born on 20 Jun 1945 in NC; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Robert S. and Mrs
R. Sawyer.


Kathy L. Sawyers

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1967); Page 191; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronnie Ackelson; age 18; born on 8 May 1949 at Jesse, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; son of
Furmon and Carrie (Cook) Ackelson; married on 16 Jun 1967 at Glen Fork, WV; Kathy L. Sawyer;
age 21; born on 20 Jun 1945 in NC; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Robert S. and Mrs
R. Sawyer.


French E. "Chubby" Williams

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1947); Page 390; WV Archives Web Site.
French Williams; age 27; born at Skelton, Raleigh Co, WV; single; living at Oceana, WV; son of
Elbert and Lottie Williams; married on 19 May 1947 at Jesse, WV; Carrie Cook; age 26; born at
Pineville, WV; divorced; living at Kopperston, WV; daughter of A. Elmer and Addie Cook.
2. One Wold Tree; Ancestry.com Web Site.
French E. "Chubby" Williams; born on 10 Oct 1919 at Crirstville, WV; died on 11 Mar 1997 at Beckley,
Raleigh Co, WV.


Carrie Marie Cook

1. 1930 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 2 May 1930; Page 147B; Family #49/51.
Listed as Carrie Cook; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Aaron E. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1947); Page 390; WV Archives Web Site.
French Williams; age 27; born at Skelton, Raleigh Co, WV; single; living at Oceana, WV; son of
Elbert and Lottie Williams; married on 19 May 1947 at Jesse, WV; Carrie Cook; age 26; born at
Pineville, WV; divorced; living at Kopperston, WV; daughter of A. Elmer and Addie Cook.


Heber "Buddy" Cook

1. "Births Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga 1881.
Herler Cook was born on 8 Nov 1881 to J.A. and Nannie Cooke.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Town of Oceana, Family #8.
Listed as Herber Cook, age 18, in household of father, James Cooke.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Town, taken on 15 Apr 1910, Page 259A, Family #6.
Listed as Heber Cook, age 26, born in WV, single, in household of father, James A. Cooke.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1911); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
Herber Cook; age 27; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of James A. and Nannie; married on
1 Feb 1911 at Baileysville, WV; Carrie Cook; age 18; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter
of H.B. and Rebecca.
5. Logan Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #742; Logan, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Heber Cook; age 35; born on 24 Nov 1882; store clerk for Peytona Lumber Co, Omar, Logan Co,
WV; nearest relative; Carrie K.Cook, Omar, WV; medium height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
6. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Omar; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 76B;
Family #213/225.
Listed as Herber Cook; age 38; born in WV; married; salesman in store; head of household.
7. 1930 Census, Madison Co, IN; Van Buren Township; Summitville; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 119B;
Family #43/45.
Listed as Heber Cook; age 48; born in WV; married at 27; grocery store proprietor; in household
of son-in-law, Glen M. Ankrom.
8. Grant Co, IN; WWII Draft Registration Card #U-2325; Marion, IN Draft Board; 27 Apr 1942;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Herber Cook; age 60; born on 24 Nov 1881 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at 504 S. Penn, Fairmount,
Grant Co, IN; employed by State Highway Dept; person who will always know address, Mr. Earl
Richards, same address; 5'4" tall; 124#; blue eyes; black hair; ruddy complexion.
9. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 353.
Heber "Buddy" Cooke, son of Capt. James A. and Nannie Shumate Cooke, married Carrie Cook.


Carrie K. Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #94.
Listed as Carrie Cooke, age 7, in household of father, Henderson B. Cook.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 29 Apr 1910;
Page 193A, Family #173.
Listed as Carrie Cooke, age 19, born in WV, in household of father, Henderson B. Cook.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1911); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
Herber Cook; age 27; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of James A. and Nannie; married on
1 Feb 1911 at Baileysville, WV; Carrie Cook; age 18; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter
of H.B. and Rebecca.
4. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Omar; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 76B; Family #213/225.
Listed as Carrie Cook; age 27; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Herber Cook.
5. 1930 Census, Madison Co, IN; Van Buren Township; Summitville; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 119B;
Family #43/45.
Listed as Carrie C. Cook; age 38; born in WV; married at 18; in household of son-in-law, Glen M.
Ankrom.


Gabor "Gabe" Gombos Jr

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Rhodell; taken on 30 Apr 1930; Page 223A;
Family #422/468.
Listed as Roby Gombos; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Garbor R. Gombos.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1937); Page 277; WV Archives Web Site.
Gabor Gombos, Jr; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Gabor
and Wilma Gombos; married on 14 Dec 1937 at Pineville, WV; Carrie Lillian Cook; age 16; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Lee and Lake Cook.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Gabor Gombos; born on 20 May 1918; died on 12 Apr 1995; living at Palmetto, Manatee Co, FL at
death; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Carrie Lillian Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 12 Apr 1920; Page #80B;
Family #162/165.
Listed as Carrie Cook; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Lee Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1937); Page 277; WV Archives Web Site.
Gabor Gombos, Jr; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Gabor
and Wilma Gombos; married on 14 Dec 1937 at Pineville, WV; Carrie Lillian Cook; age 16; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Lee and Lake Cook.