McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Irene Delpha Harman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152B;
Family #29/31.
Listed as Irene Harman; age 9; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Henry H. Harman, with
parents.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website
"Name: Irene Delphia Harmon [Irene Harmon Leblanc] [Irene Schnug]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Apr 1920
Birth Place: War, West Virginia [War McDowell??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 19 Jan 1991
Father:
Jerry W Harmon
Mother:
Pearlie M Higgins
SSN: 234283620
Notes: Jan 1940: Name listed as IRENE DELPHIA HARMON;
Feb 1941: Name listed as IRENE HARMON LEBLANC;
28 Jan 1986: Name listed as IRENE H SCHNUG"
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by BrendaB; 1 Jun 2009; maintained by Catoe4.
" Irene Delphia Harmon LeBlanc
Birth 7 Apr 1920
War, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Jan 1991 (aged 70)
Florida, USA
Burial
Massachusetts National Cemetery
Bourne, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot 1, 0, 246
Memorial ID 37812489"


Irene Delpha Harman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 152B;
Family #29/31.
Listed as Irene Harman; age 9; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Henry H. Harman, with
parents.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website
"Name: Irene Delphia Harmon [Irene Harmon Leblanc] [Irene Schnug]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Apr 1920
Birth Place: War, West Virginia [War McDowell??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 19 Jan 1991
Father:
Jerry W Harmon
Mother:
Pearlie M Higgins
SSN: 234283620
Notes: Jan 1940: Name listed as IRENE DELPHIA HARMON;
Feb 1941: Name listed as IRENE HARMON LEBLANC;
28 Jan 1986: Name listed as IRENE H SCHNUG"
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by BrendaB; 1 Jun 2009; maintained by Catoe4.
" Irene Delphia Harmon LeBlanc
Birth 7 Apr 1920
War, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Jan 1991 (aged 70)
Florida, USA
Burial
Massachusetts National Cemetery
Bourne, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot 1, 0, 246
Memorial ID 37812489"


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

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.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Charles Bernard (Bun) and Nora
Harman Tiller"; Article; Page 248; submitted by Nora Harman Tiller; PO Box 1087, War, WV 24892.


Annie Thurman Davidson

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.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Charles Bernard (Bun) and Nora
Harman Tiller"; Article; Page 248; submitted by Nora Harman Tiller; PO Box 1087, War, WV 24892.


Charles C. Harman

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, taken 4 Jun 1900, Big Creek Township, Page 74A, Family #23.
Listed as Charley C. Harman, age 15, born in Aug 1885 in WV, in household of father, John Harman.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", John Estel Harman article, page 163.
Charles Harmon married Nannie (_______) in 1908.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 344; WV Archives Website.
Charlie Harman; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at War, WV; son of Estill and
________; married on 12 Aug 1908 in War, WV; Nannie Harman; age 19; born in Tazewell Co, VA;
single; daughter of _________; Frank Harman provided the information.


Nannie B. Harman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 344; WV Archives Website.
Charlie Harman; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at War, WV; son of Estill and
________; married on 12 Aug 1908 in War, WV; Nannie Harman; age 19; born in Tazewell Co, VA;
single; daughter of _________; Frank Harman provided the information.


Rose Lee Harman

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Delayed Birth Certificate #4983; Ancestry.com Website.
Rose Lee Harman; born 28 Aug 1909 at Shraders, VA; parents, Charles C. Harman; age 22 born in
McDowell, WV; farmer; and Nannie B. (Harman) Harman; age 17; born in Tazewell Co, VA; issued 21
1959.


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..."


Grace Ferrell

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Ernie Wright; 2 Mar 2009; maintained by The Terry Girls
Genealogy.
" Grace Ferrell Hatfield
Birth 19 Mar 1898
Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Death 11 Dec 1991 (aged 93)
Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens
Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 34346180"

Additional Information Posted:
"Also listed in the Hatfield Family Cemetery

"daughter of Joseph and Lillie Brewster Ferrell"


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: Ally Hagy, 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.
7. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #4843; ancestry.com Website.
William P. Hagy; age 44; born in Buchanan Co, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; miner; living at
Vansant, VA; son of W.P. and Dieama (Looney) Hagy; married on 18 Apr 1936 in Grundy, VA; Alla
Nunley; maiden name, Asburry; age 36; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; two previous
marriages; living in Bradshaw, WV daughter of Henry and Cosby (Jewell) Asburry.
8. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Kieth Boyd; 9 Nov 2014.
" Alla Asbury Hagy
Birth 23 Jun 1900
West Virginia, USA
Death 30 May 1995 (aged 94)
Florida, USA
Burial
Mountain Valley Memorial Park
Big Rock, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 138524369"