McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Pink Monroe Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Pink M. Higgins; age 43; born in VA; married once for 24 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Mary Jane Whitt

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Mary Higgins; age 41; born in VA; married once for 24 yrs; 10 children, 8 living; in household
of husband, Pink M. Higgins.


Greever C. Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Greever C. Higgins; age 19; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


Cora Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Cora Higgins; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


Minnie Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Minnie Higgins; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


William M. Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as William M. Higgins; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


James Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as James Higgins; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


Mamie Higgins

1. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 226A;
Family #165/165.
Listed as Mamie Higgins; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Pink M. Higgins.


J.C. Altizer

1.1940 Census. Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; Bishop; E.D. 93-13; taken 29 Apr 1940; Page
280B; Image 10 of 97; Household #81.
Listed as J. C. Altizer; age 14; born in WV; single; 4th grade education; attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William H. Altizer.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
J. C. Altizer
Birth 21 Dec 1926
War, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 18 Nov 2013 (aged 86)
Tazewell, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Greenhills Memory Gardens
Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, Virginia,
Obit Posted:
"J. C. Altizer, age 86, of the Baptist Valley section in Cedar Bluff, Virginia passed away Monday, November 18, 2013 at Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, Virginia following a lengthy illness.
He was born in War, West Virginia and was the son of the late Harrison and Julia Bell Harman Altizer of Tazewell County, Virginia. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in World War II. He was a former coal miner and a Maytag repairman for 28 years for Shraders, Inc. in Richlands, Virginia. He lived all his life in the Cedar Bluff area. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Nannie Ryder and Theda Asbury; two brothers, James Altizer and Bailey Altizer.
He is survived by:
His Wife: Ruth Stacy Altizer
One Son:
Robert Wayne Altizer of Richmond, Virginia
One Sister:
Grace Altizer Lester of Terre Haute, Indiana
One Brother:
Richard Altizer and wife, Brenda of North Tazewell, Virginia
One Grandson, Joshua Altizer
Favorite Sisters-in Law: Gennie, Brenda and Carol
Several nieces and nephews and a host of family and friends also survive
Funeral services for J. C. Altizer will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Chapel in Richlands, Virginia with Rev. Gordon McBride officiating. Interment will follow at Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Virginia. Pallbearers will be: Garland Bandy, Gary Altizer, Austin Altizer, Tom Alley, Eddie Grimsley and Jimmy Wallace. The Altizer family will receive friends from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wednesday evening at Hurst-Scott Funeral Home; 1401 Second Street; Richlands, Virginia. Hurst-Scott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com"


Richard Oland Altizer

1.1940 Census. Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; Bishop; E.D. 93-13; taken 29 Apr 1940; Page
280B; Image 10 of 97; Household #81.
Listed as Orland Altizer; age 2; born in VA; in household of father, William H. Altizer.


Sherman Grant Tiller Sr.

1.1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 16/18 Apr 1910; Page 86A; Family #20/20.
Listed as Sherman Tiller; age 23; born in WV; married once for 2 yrs; laborer in saw mill; head of
household.
2. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 48B;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Sherman G. Tiller; age 33; born in WV; married; lumber inspector for lumber co; head of
household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Sherman T. Tiller; age 43; born in WV; married at 22; inspector for lumber co; head of
household.


Annie Thurman

1.1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 16/18 Apr 1910; Page 86A; Family #20/20.
Listed as Annie Tiller; age 22; born in VA; married once for 2 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of
husband, Sherman G. Tiller.
2. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 49A;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Annie T. Tiller; age 32; born in VA; married; in houshold of husband, Sherman G. Tiller.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Annie T. Tiller; age 42; born in VA; married at 21; in houshold of husband, Sherman G. Tiller.


Walter R. Tiller

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 49A;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Walter Tiller; age 9; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Walter R.Tiller; age 19; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Howard R. Tiller

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 49A;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Howard Tiller; age 6; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Howard R.Tiller; age 16; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Claude E. Tiller

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 49A;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Claude Tiller; age 3 yrs, 11 mons; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Claude E.Tiller; age 14; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Katherine V. Tiller

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clearfork District; Graham; taken on 5 Mar 1920; Page 49A;
Family #343/356.
Listed as Katherine Tiller; age 1 yr, 8 mons; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Katherine V. Tiller; age 11; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Sherman Grant Tiller Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Sherman G. Tiller, Jr; age 9; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Hazel V. Tiller

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Hazel V. Tiller; age 7; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Elizabeth C. Tiller

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Elizabeth V. Tiller; age 5; born in VA; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Marion E. Tiller

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 180B; Family #17/20.
Listed as Marion E. Tiller; age 2; born in WV; in houshold of father, Sherman G. Tiller.


Shorten Charles Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, taken 4 Jun 1900, Big Creek Township, page
74A, Family #23.
Listed as Shorten C. Harman, age 15, born in Aug 1885 in WV, in household of
father, John Harman.
1. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
Charles Harmon married Nannie (_______) in 1908.


Joseph Davis Hatfield

1. "Genealogy of WV-KY Hatfields" page 192.
Joseph D. Hatfield was born on 8 Apr 1883, died on 15 May 1963, married
first (____?___); second, Grace Ferrell.
2. 1900 Census, Logan Co, WV, Logan District, taken on 1 Jun 1900, Page 49A, Family #20.
Listed as Joe Hatfield, age 17, born in Apr 1883 in WV, in household of father, William A. Hatfield.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1905); Page 54; line 25; WV Archives Web Site.
Joe D. Hatfield; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; son of Anse and Visa
(Chafin) Hatfield; married on 17 Jul 1905 in Logan Co, WV; Virginia McDonald, age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of G.H. and ____ McDonald.
4. "The Charleston Gazette"; Charleston, WV; Wednesday, 15 May 1963; Newspaper Obit.
"LOGAN, Joe Davis Hatfield will be buried Thursday in the Logan county Hills where his family fought a bloody feud more than two genreations ago. Mr. Hatfield, a son of William Anderson, Devil Anse, Hatfield, died Monday night of double penumonmia in Guyan Valley Hospital here after an illness of several months He was 80. Mr. Hatfield was born at Delorme, Mingo County on April 3 1882, the year after the famous Hatfield-McCoy feud erupted along the Kentucky West Virginia border. he was the seventh of the 13 children of Devil Anse and Levicy Chafin Hatfield. Although as a child he did not participate in the fighting. Mr. Hatfield's life was affected by the feud. He later recalled that family life was unsettled because of the fighting. Many times he camped out in the mountains with his father when there were reports of people coming to kill Devil Anse. The Hatfield children were never allowed to stay away from home at night. Mr. Htfield's mother once said she hoped her children would do well, but mostly she hoped they would all grow up. None of the Devil Anse's children was killed during the feud. Mr. Hatfield served as sheriff of Logan county from 1928 - 1932. Funeral service for Mr. Hatfield will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Nazarene church here by Rev. John R. Browning, Rev. James R. Farmer and Rev. Richard Brewer. He will be buried in the Hatfield cemetery near his home at Sarah Ann where Devil Anse is also buried. Surviving are his widow, Grace, a son, Joe Davis A. of (Pete) of Sarah Ann a daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Smith of Huntington, a brother, Willis of Dehue, a sister, Mrs. F M Browning of Peach Creek, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. The body will be taken from Johnson Funeral Home at Switzer to the church at noon Thursday..."


Virginia McDonald

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1905); Page 54; line 25; WV Archives Web Site.
Joe D. Hatfield; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; son of Anse and Visa
(Chafin) Hatfield; married on 17 Jul 1905 in Logan Co, WV; Virginia McDonald, age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of G.H. and ____ McDonald.


Joseph Davis Hatfield

1. "Genealogy of WV-KY Hatfields" page 192.
Joseph D. Hatfield was born on 8 Apr 1883, died on 15 May 1963, married
first (____?___); second, Grace Ferrell.
2. 1900 Census, Logan Co, WV, Logan District, taken on 1 Jun 1900, Page 49A, Family #20.
Listed as Joe Hatfield, age 17, born in Apr 1883 in WV, in household of father, William A. Hatfield.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1905); Page 54; line 25; WV Archives Web Site.
Joe D. Hatfield; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; son of Anse and Visa
(Chafin) Hatfield; married on 17 Jul 1905 in Logan Co, WV; Virginia McDonald, age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of G.H. and ____ McDonald.
4. "The Charleston Gazette"; Charleston, WV; Wednesday, 15 May 1963; Newspaper Obit.
"LOGAN, Joe Davis Hatfield will be buried Thursday in the Logan county Hills where his family fought a bloody feud more than two genreations ago. Mr. Hatfield, a son of William Anderson, Devil Anse, Hatfield, died Monday night of double penumonmia in Guyan Valley Hospital here after an illness of several months He was 80. Mr. Hatfield was born at Delorme, Mingo County on April 3 1882, the year after the famous Hatfield-McCoy feud erupted along the Kentucky West Virginia border. he was the seventh of the 13 children of Devil Anse and Levicy Chafin Hatfield. Although as a child he did not participate in the fighting. Mr. Hatfield's life was affected by the feud. He later recalled that family life was unsettled because of the fighting. Many times he camped out in the mountains with his father when there were reports of people coming to kill Devil Anse. The Hatfield children were never allowed to stay away from home at night. Mr. Htfield's mother once said she hoped her children would do well, but mostly she hoped they would all grow up. None of the Devil Anse's children was killed during the feud. Mr. Hatfield served as sheriff of Logan county from 1928 - 1932. Funeral service for Mr. Hatfield will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Nazarene church here by Rev. John R. Browning, Rev. James R. Farmer and Rev. Richard Brewer. He will be buried in the Hatfield cemetery near his home at Sarah Ann where Devil Anse is also buried. Surviving are his widow, Grace, a son, Joe Davis A. of (Pete) of Sarah Ann a daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Smith of Huntington, a brother, Willis of Dehue, a sister, Mrs. F M Browning of Peach Creek, two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. The body will be taken from Johnson Funeral Home at Switzer to the church at noon Thursday..."


Adam Rowe

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 246B, Family #133.
Listed as Adam Rowe, age 7, born in Dec 1892, in WV, in household of grandfather, Archibald
Muncey, with parents William and Ara Jane (Muncey) Rowe.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3909; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Adam Rowe; age 24; born on 23 Dec 1893 at Bradshaw, WV; living at Dan, WV; single; coal miner;
employed by Evans Poca Coal Co at Lex, WV; tall with medium build; blue eyes and black hair; "both
arms been broken but all right now".
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 274; WV Archives Web Site.
Adam Rowe; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Dan, WV; son of William and
Jane; married on 23 May 1918 at Dan, WV; Allie Asberry; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Henry and Cosby.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 23/24 Jan 1920;
Page 219B; Family #100/100.
Listed as Adam Rowe; age 26; born in WV; married; laborer in coal mine; head of household.


Allie Asbury

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 89B;
Family #179/181.
Listed as Allie Asbury; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Henry H. Asbury.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 23/24 Jan 1920;
Page 219B; Family #100/100.
Listed as Allie Rowe; age 19; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Adam Rowe.
3. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999"; Vol II; "Bearl and Margie Asbury" article; Page 159.
"...Bearl had three brothers: John,Cleve,and Bill. He also had four sisters: AllyHagy, Molly Gregrory,
Myrtle Mullins and Florence Hagerman..."
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 274; WV Archives Web Site.
Adam Rowe; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Dan, WV; son of William and
Jane; married on 23 May 1918 at Dan, WV; Allie Asberry; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Henry and Cosby.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 150; WV Archives Web Site.
R. W. Nunley; age 39; born in Boyd Co, KY; divorced; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of Lon and Mary;
married on 4 Jan 1929 at Bartley, WV; Allie Rowe; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow; parents
unlisted.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartlett (sic, Bartley); taken on 25 Apr 1930;
Page 68B; Family #12/12.
Listed as Allie Nunley; age 30 born in WV; married at 29; in household of husband, Reuben W.
Nunley.


Allie Asbury

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 89B;
Family #179/181.
Listed as Allie Asbury; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Henry H. Asbury.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 23/24 Jan 1920;
Page 219B; Family #100/100.
Listed as Allie Rowe; age 19; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Adam Rowe.
3. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999"; Vol II; "Bearl and Margie Asbury" article; Page 159.
"...Bearl had three brothers: John,Cleve,and Bill. He also had four sisters: AllyHagy, Molly Gregrory,
Myrtle Mullins and Florence Hagerman..."
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 274; WV Archives Web Site.
Adam Rowe; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Dan, WV; son of William and
Jane; married on 23 May 1918 at Dan, WV; Allie Asberry; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Henry and Cosby.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 150; WV Archives Web Site.
R. W. Nunley; age 39; born in Boyd Co, KY; divorced; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of Lon and Mary;
married on 4 Jan 1929 at Bartley, WV; Allie Rowe; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow; parents
unlisted.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartlett (sic, Bartley); taken on 25 Apr 1930;
Page 68B; Family #12/12.
Listed as Allie Nunley; age 30 born in WV; married at 29; in household of husband, Reuben W.
Nunley.


Hulen Gregory

1. 1910 Census, Wayne Co, KY; Sinking Creek Precinct; Monticello Road; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 227B;
Image 8 of 13; Family #72/73.
Listed as Hulon Gregory; age 7; born in KY; in household of father, Thomas T. Gregory.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 202. WV Archives Web Site.
Hulen Gregory; age 23; born in Wayne Co, KY; single; miner; living at Warrior, WV; son of T.T. and
Leoda; married on 10 Aug 1926 at War, WV; Mollie Asbury; age 23; born on McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Henry and Cosby.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 183A;
Family #462/507.
Listed as Hulen Gregory; age 30; born in IL; married at 27; coal miner; head of household.
4. Mercer Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Page 31; WV Archives Web Site.
Hulen Gregary; age 65; born on 16 Sep 1901 at Monticello, KY; living at Vansant, Buchanan Co, VW;
married; retired car mechanic; son of Thomas and Jane (Roberts) Gregary; died on 7 Apr 1967 in
the Bluefield Sanatorium, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV; from respiratory failure due to acute cerebritis;
buried on 10 Apr 1967 in Vansant Cemetery, Vansant, VA; informant, Mrs, Paul Yates, Vansant, VA.


Mollie Asbury

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 89B;
Family #179/181.
Listed as Mollie Asbury; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Henry H. Asbury.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 23/24 Jan 1920;
Page 219B; Family #99/99.
Listed as Mollie Asbery; age 17; born in WV; in household of mother, Cosby (Jewell) Asbury.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 202. WV Archives Web Site.
Hulen Gregory; age 23; born in Wayne Co, KY; single; miner; living at Warrior, WV; son of T.T. and
Leoda; married on 10 Aug 1926 at War, WV; Mollie Asbury; age 23; born on McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Henry and Cosby.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 183A;
Family #462/507.
Listed as Mollie Gregory; age 28; born in WV; married at 25; in household of husband, Hulen Gregory.
5. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999"; Vol II; "Bearl and Margie Asbury" article; Page 159.
"...Bearl had three brothers: John,Cleve,and Bill. He also had four sisters: AllyHagy, Molly Gregrory,
Myrtle Mullins and Florence Hagerman..."


Jacqulyn Gregory

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 183A;
Family #462/507.
Listed as Jackline Gregory; age 2 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Hulen Gregory.


Eugene Gregory

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 183A;
Family #462/507.
Listed as Eugene Gregory; age 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Hulen Gregory.