McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


James Donald Potter

1. WV Births Index, 1853-1969; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Donald Potter; born 14 May 1930 at Kinston, Fayette Co, WV to Elbie and Thursie (Typhers,
sic, Cyphers) Potter.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1954); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
James Donald Potter; age 23; born at Kingston, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; married on 18 Feb
1954 at Caples, WV; Sylvia Jane Bishop; age 17; born at Mohegan, WV; single; living at Davy, WV;
with consent of Paris and Virginia Bishop, parents of Sylvia Jane Bishop.


Sylvia Jane Bishop

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1954); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
James Donald Potter; age 23; born at Kingston, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; married on 18 Feb
1954 at Caples, WV; Sylvia Jane Bishop; age 17; born at Mohegan, WV; single; living at Davy, WV;
with consent of Paris and Virginia Bishop, parents of Sylvia Jane Bishop.


Fred H. Iddings

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 379; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Iddings; age 29; born in Floyd Co, VA; single; miner; living at Crumpler, WV; son of W.L. and
Lucy; married on 19 Jan 1935 at Crumpler, WV; Rennie Bailey; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of W.W. and Allie.


Rennie Bailey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 379; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Iddings; age 29; born in Floyd Co, VA; single; miner; living at Crumpler, WV; son of W.L. and
Lucy; married on 19 Jan 1935 at Crumpler, WV; Rennie Bailey; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of W.W. and Allie.
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Rennie B. Iddings
Last Residence:
24701 Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia
Born: 30 Jul 1915
Died: 16 Jun 2008
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Grant Edward Bishop

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 5 Jun 1900; Page 43A; Family #83/83.
Listed as Edward Bishop; age 31; born in Nov 1869 in VA; married 10 yrs; farm Loborer; head of
household.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Christiansburg; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 152B;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Grant E. Bishop; age 42; born in VA; married once for 20 yrs; farmer; working out; head of
household.
3. "Jacob Bishop and Katherine Elkins" Ancestry Tree; by Nancye1962; 6 Jun 2006.
Grant Edward Bishop; born on 12 Oct 1868; died on 18 Jun 1927; buried in Sunset Cemetery,
Christiansburg, Montgomery Co, VA.


Aurora S. Helms

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 5 Jun 1900; Page 43A; Family #83/83.
Listed as Rosa Bishop; age 29; born in Nov 1870 in VA; married once for 10 yrs; 2 children, 2 living;
in household of husband, Grant E. Bishop.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Christiansburg; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 152B;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Aurora S. Bishop; age 37; born in VA; married once for 20 yrs; 3 children, 2 living;
in household of husband, Grant E. Bishop.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Aurora Bishop; born on 2 Jul 1872; died in Jan 1969; living at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co, VA at
death.
3. "Jacob Bishop and Katherine Elkins" Ancestry Tree; by Nancye1962; 6 Jun 2006.
Aurora Helms; born on 6 Jul 1872; died on 29 Jan 1968; buried in Sunset Cemetery,
Christiansburg, Montgomery Co, VA.


Ida A. Bishop

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 5 Jun 1900; Page 43A; Family #83/83.
Listed as Ida Bishop; age 5; born in Nov 1894 in VA; in household of father, Grant E. Bishop.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Christiansburg; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 152B;
Family #116/116.
Listed as Ida A. Bishop; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Grant E. Bishop.


James Roscoe Bishop

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 5 Jun 1900; Page 43A;
Family #83/83.
Listed as Rosco Bishop; age 8; born in Jan 1891 in VA; in household of father, Grant E. Bishop.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Christiansburg; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 152B;
Family #116/116.
Listed as James R. Bishop; age 18; born in VA; laborer in furniture factory; in household of father,
Grant E. Bishop.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1914); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Bishop; age 22; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; carpenter; living at Crumpler, WV;
son of G.E. and Arora; married on 6 May 1914 at Crumpler, WV; Lucy Bailey; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of J.M. and C.P.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2306; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.som Web Site.
James Roscoe Bishop; age 26; born on 18 Sep 1891 at Basham, VA; living at Crumpler, McDowell
Co, WV; carpenter for Huntington Lumber and Supply, Ashland, WV (sic, KY); married;
dependent
wife and two children; tall with medium build; gray eyes and dark brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 195B;
Family #149/116.
Listed as James R. Bishop; age 28; born in VA; married; house carpenter; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 73A;
Family #300/317.
Listed as James R. Bishop; age 37; born in VA; married at 22; car repairman for railroad; head of
household.
7. Mercer Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-115; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Roscoe Bishop; age 50; born on 18 Sep 1891 at Christiansburg, VA; living at 917 Straley
Ave,Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; employed by Virginian RR at shop in Princeton, WV; person who
will always know address, Mrs. Lucy Luretta Bishop.
8. Mercer Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1966); Page 33; WV Archives Web Site.
James R. Bishop; age 74; born on 18 Sep 1891 at Christiansburg, VA; married; retired R.R.; living
at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; son of Grant B. and Aurora (Helm) Bishop; died on 8 Jul 1966 in the
Princeton Memorial Hospital, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV from Mesentevir Thrombosis; buried on
11 Jul 1966 in Oakwood Park, Princeton, WV; informant, Mrs. J.R. Bishop, Princeton, WV.


Lucy Loretta Bailey

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 1 Jun 1900; Page 208B;
Family #12/13.
Listed as L.L. Bailey; age 4; born in Jan 1896 in WV; in household of father, James M. Bailey.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; Milam Ridge; taken on 13 May 1910;
Page 35B; Family #91/103.
Listed as Lucy Bailey; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Bailey.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1914); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Bishop; age 22; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; carpenter; living at Crumpler, WV; son
of G.E. and Arora; married on 6 May 1914 at Crumpler, WV; Lucy Bailey; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.M. and C.P.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 195B;
Family #149/116.
Listed as Lucy L. Bishop; age 23; born in WV; married; in household of husband, James R. Bishop.
6. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 73A;
Family #300/317.
Listed as Lucy L. Bishop; age 33; born in WV; married; in household of husband, James R. Bishop.
7. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Lucy Bishop; born on 3 Jan 1896; died on 25 Oct 1996; card issued in WV.


Norene B. Bishop

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 195B;
Family #149/116.
Listed as Norine B. Bishop; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James R. Bishop.
2. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 73A;
Family #300/317.
Listed as Norene B. Bishop; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, James R. Bishop.


June M. Bishop

1. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 73A;
Family #300/317.
Listed as June M. Bishop; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, James R. Bishop.


William Wheeler Bailey

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1878.
Wheeler Bailey was born on 20 Jun 1878 to James M. and Mary (sic?) Bailey.
Reported by Harrison Bailey, grandfather.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 759.
Elkhorn Township, page 002.
Listed as William W. Bailey, age 2, in household of father, James M. Bailey.
3. "Marriage Records, Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 5, No 220, Haga, page 5.
William Wheeler Bailey, age 19, son of James M. and Charlotte P. Bailey, married on
20 Aug 1897 Mary Alice Bailey, age 16, daughter of Mastin and Ester A. Bailey.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 1 Jun 1900; Page 208B;
Family #12/13.
Listed as W.W. Bailey; age 21; born in Jun 1878 in WV; in household of father, James M. Bailey.
(Name crossed out. Probably because he is listed in his own household)
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Milam Ridge; taken on 13 May 1910; Page 35B;
Family #95/107.
Listed as Wheeler W. Bailey; age 40; married once for ___ yrs; farmer; head of household.
6. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, McDowell Co, WV, Draft Board, Welch, WV, Reg.
Card 1962.
William Wheeler Bailey; age 40; born on 17 Jun 1878; living at Crumpler, McDowell Co, WV; farmer;
nearest relative, Mary Alice Bailey, wife; medium height with medium build; dark gray eyes and
black hair; 12 Sep 1918.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
William Wheeler Bailey; age 70; born and living at Crumpler, WV; widowed; married on 24 Nov 1948
at Crumpler, WV; Virginia Shell; age 29; born in Wytheville, VA; widow; living at Crumpler, WV.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by THE BONZ; 8 May 2009.
" William Wheeler Bailey
Birth 17 Jun 1878
Crumpler, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 9 Nov 1974 (aged 96)
Crumpler, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Crumpler Cemetery
Crumpler, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "


Virginia (____) Shell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
William Wheeler Bailey; age 70; born and living at Crumpler, WV; widowed; married on 24 Nov 1948
at Crumpler, WV; Virginia Shell; age 29; born in Wytheville, VA; widow; living at Crumpler, WV.


James D. Cline

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1944); Page 40; Line 46; WV Archives Web Site.
James D. Bishop; age 21; born and living in Princeton, WV; married on 20 May 1944 at Princeton, WV;
Jean Bishop; age 17; born and living at Princeton, WV;


Jean R. Bishop

1. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton, taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 73A;
Family #300/317.
Listed as Jean R. Bishop; age 3 ys, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, James R. Bishop.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1944); Page 40; Line 46; WV Archives Web Site.
James D. Bishop; age 21; born and living in Princeton, WV; married on 20 May 1944 at Princeton, WV;
Jean Bishop; age 17; born and living at Princeton, WV;


Lacy Leroy "Sandy" Jackson Sr

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #136.
Listed as Lacy Jackson, age 6, in household of father, Elihu Jackson.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 184A, Family #31.
Listed as Lacy Jackson, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Elihu K. Jackson.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 395; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacey Jackson; age 22; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of E.K. Jackson; married on 15
Sep 1915 at the residence of E.K. Jackson; Edith Cook; age 17; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of Laura Cook.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card # 815; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lacy Jackson; age 23; born on 22 Jan 1894 at Fansy?, WV; farmer; married; dependent wife;
medium height with slender build; blue eyes and dark hair.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 3 Feb 1920; page 144A;
Family #157/165.
Listed as Lacy Jackson; age 25; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
Page 82A, Family #174/183.
Listed as Lacy Jackson; age 36; born in WV; married at 21 yrs old; farmer; head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-1027; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lacy Jackson; age 47; born on 22 Jan 1895 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Itmann, WV; employed
by Miller and Layton, Mullens, WV; person who will always know address, Edith Jackson, Itmann,
WV.


Edith Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 395; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacey Jackson; age 22; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of E.K. Jackson; married on 15
Sep 1915 at the residence of E.K. Jackson; Edith Cook; age 17; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of Laura Cook.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 3 Feb 1920; page 144A;
Family #157/165.
Listed as Edith Jackson; age 21; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Lacy L. Jackson.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
Page 82A, Family #174/183.
Listed as Edith Jackson; age 31; born in WV; married at 26; in household of husband, Lacy L.
Jackson.
4. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Edith Jackson; born on 13 Aug 1898; died in Feb 1984; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV at death;
card issued in WV.


Thurmond Jackson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
Page 82A, Family #174/183.
Listed as Therman Jackson; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Lacy L. Jackson.


Joseph Buell Sparks Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 238; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Buell Sparks; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Pineville, WV; son of O.A. and Effie
Sparks; married on 29 Dec 1936 at Pineville, WV; Trubey Jackson; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Fanrock, WV; daughter of Lacy and Edith Jackson


Truby N. Jackson

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 3 Feb 1920; page 144A;
Family #157/165.
Listed as Truba N. Jackson; age 1 yr, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Lacy L. Jackson.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, Indian Creek Road, taken on 4 Apr 1930,
Page 82A, Family #174/183.
Listed as Truba Jackson; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Lacy L. Jackson.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 238; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Buell Sparks; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Pineville, WV; son of O.A. and Effie
Sparks; married on 29 Dec 1936 at Pineville, WV; Trubey Jackson; age 18; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; living at Fanrock, WV; daughter of Lacy and Edith Jackson.
4. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Truby Jackson Sparks, 91, of Mullens, passed away Thursday, March 4, 2010, in Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, following a short illness.
"Born April 6, 1918, in Wyoming County, she was the daughter of the late Lacy and Edith Cook Jackson.
"Mrs. Sparks was a member of Rock Castle Baptist Church. She was a former past member of the Eastern Star. Truby worked at the Pineville Fashion Shop, Coca-Cola bottling plant in Pineville, G.C. Murphy in Mullens and various other jobs. She enjoyed reading her Bible, talking on the phone and being with her family and friends.
"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Buell Sparks Sr.; an infant daughter, Jacquelyn Sparks; two brothers, Lonnie and Thurmond Jackson; a sister, Virginia Cook; and a son-in-law, John Jamerson.
"Survivors include a son, Joe Sparks and his wife, Judy, of Pineville; a daughter, Patty Sue Jamerson of Gainesville, Fla.; two brothers, Raymond Jackson and his wife, Geraldine, of Pineville and Leroy Jackson and his wife, Hazel, of Rural Hall, NC; two sisters, Anna Lou Howard and her husband, Owen, and Vivian Lambert and her husband, Tracy, all of Gainesville, Fla.; five grandchildren, Charlene Jamerson, Bobby Sparks, Amy Sparks, Lana Anderson and Kim Jamerson; and five great-grandchildren, Jennifer Sparks, Tyler Short, Taylor Sutton, Joseph Sparks and Austin Anderson..."


O.A. Sparks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 314; WV Archives Web Site.
O.A. Sparks; age 23; born in Lawrence Co, KY; single; teacher; living at Pineville, WV; son of W.J. and
Belle; married on 14 Feb 1910 at Welch, WV; Effie Morgan; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow;
daughter of H.F. and Ellen Jackson.


Effie P. Jackson

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #241.
Listed as Effa P. Jackson, age 13, in household of father, Henry F. Jackson.
2. Birth and death dates taken from gravestone in Brewster Cemetery located on
Indian Creek about two miles downstream from Wolfpen, WV in Wyoming Co.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1906); Page 224; WV Archives Web Site.
Berry Morgan; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; lumberman; living at Woosley, WV; son of
Willard and Rebecca; married on 29 Oct 1906 at Hallsville, WV; Effie Jackson; age 19; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of H.F. and Ellen.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 314; WV Archives Web Site.
O.A. Sparks; age 23; born in Lawrence Co, KY; single; teacher; living at Pineville, WV; son of W.J. and
Belle; married on 14 Feb 1910 at Welch, WV; Effie Morgan; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow;
daughter of H.F. and Ellen Jackson.
5. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Effie Jackson; born on 1889; died in 1934; buried in Brewster Cemetery,
Indian Creek-Bee Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.