McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Eugene Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 222; WV Archives Web Site.
Eugene Whitt; age 19; born and living at Basin, WV; single; son of Virgil and Aileen Whitt; married on
14 Oct 1961 at Herndon Heights, WV; Velma Bishop; age 16; born and living at Bud, WV; widow (?);
daughter of William Harrison and Opal Ruby (McKinney) whitt (sic, Bishop).


Velma Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 222; WV Archives Web Site.
Eugene Whitt; age 19; born and living at Basin, WV; single; son of Virgil and Aileen Whitt; married on
14 Oct 1961 at Herndon Heights, WV; Velma Bishop; age 16; born and living at Bud, WV; widow (?);
daughter of William Harrison and Opal Ruby (McKinney) whitt (sic, Bishop).


Vernie O. Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 202; WV Archives Web Site.
Vernie O. Whitt; age 25; born and living at Herndon, WV; single; son of Elmer and Edith Whitt; married
on 20 Sep 1961 at Herndon Heights, WV; Patty Lusk; age 21; born and living at Herndon, WV; single;
daughter of Walter and Polly Lusk.


Patty Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 202; WV Archives Web Site.
Vernie O. Whitt; age 25; born and living at Herndon, WV; single; son of Elmer and Edith Whitt; married
on 20 Sep 1961 at Herndon Heights, WV; Patty Lusk; age 21; born and living at Herndon, WV; single;
daughter of Walter and Polly Lusk.


Mason Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Mason Whitt; age 24; born and living at Basin, WV; single; son of Overton and Martha Whitt; married
on 8 Nov 1956 at Basin, WV; Betty Borders; age 21; born in KY; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter
of Julius and Mary Etta Bordes.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 71; WV Archives Web Site.
Mason Whitt; age 28; born and living at Basin, WV; divorced; son of Overton and Martha Whitt; married
on 27 May 1961 at Basin, WV; Yvonne McKinney; age 23; born and living at Basin, WV, Barkers Ridge;
divorced; daughter of Emmett and Brada Shrewsberry.


Yvonne Shrewsbury

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 86; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Elmer McKinney; age 18; born on 8 Mar 1939 at Stevenson, WV; living at Amigo, WV; son of
Elmer and Effie Elizabeth McKinney; married on 18 Mar 1957 at Stephenson, WV; Yvonne
Shrewsbury; age 19; born on 14 Dec 1937 at Basin, WV; living at Amigo, WV; daughter of Emet and
Brady Pearl Shrewsbury; with consent of Emit Shrewsbury, father; Brady Shrewsbury, mother; and
Elmer McKinney, father.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 71; WV Archives Web Site.
Mason Whitt; age 28; born and living at Basin, WV; divorced; son of Overton and Martha Whitt; married
on 27 May 1961 at Basin, WV; Yvonne McKinney; age 23; born and living at Basin, WV, Barkers Ridge;
divorced; daughter of Emmett and Brada Shrewsberry.


Emmett Shrewsbury

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 463; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmette Shrewsbury; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV; married on 24 Apr 1923
in a public road; Brady Pearl Basham; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV.


Brady Pearl Basham

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 463; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmette Shrewsbury; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV; married on 24 Apr 1923
in a public road; Brady Pearl Basham; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV.


Donald Elmer McKinney

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 86; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Elmer McKinney; age 18; born on 8 Mar 1939 at Stevenson, WV; living at Amigo, WV; son of
Elmer and Effie Elizabeth McKinney; married on 18 Mar 1957 at Stephenson, WV; Yvonne
Shrewsbury; age 19; born on 14 Dec 1937 at Basin, WV; living at Amigo, WV; daughter of Emet and
Brady Pearl Shrewsbury; with consent of Emit Shrewsbury, father; Brady Shrewsbury, mother; and
Elmer McKinney, father.


Yvonne Shrewsbury

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 86; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Elmer McKinney; age 18; born on 8 Mar 1939 at Stevenson, WV; living at Amigo, WV; son of
Elmer and Effie Elizabeth McKinney; married on 18 Mar 1957 at Stephenson, WV; Yvonne
Shrewsbury; age 19; born on 14 Dec 1937 at Basin, WV; living at Amigo, WV; daughter of Emet and
Brady Pearl Shrewsbury; with consent of Emit Shrewsbury, father; Brady Shrewsbury, mother; and
Elmer McKinney, father.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 71; WV Archives Web Site.
Mason Whitt; age 28; born and living at Basin, WV; divorced; son of Overton and Martha Whitt; married
on 27 May 1961 at Basin, WV; Yvonne McKinney; age 23; born and living at Basin, WV, Barkers Ridge;
divorced; daughter of Emmett and Brada Shrewsberry.


Azzie Paul Whitt

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 130B; Family #404.
Listed as Azzie Whitt, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Reuben Whitt.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
Azzie Paul Whitt; age 40; born and living at Basin, WV; single; son of Ruebe and Laura Whitt; married
on 30 Aug 1962 at Camp Creek, WV; Lula Frances Folden; age 29; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Ernest and Cynthia Folden.


Lula Frances Folden

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
Azzie Paul Whitt; age 40; born and living at Basin, WV; single; son of Ruebe and Laura Whitt; married
on 30 Aug 1962 at Camp Creek, WV; Lula Frances Folden; age 29; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Ernest and Cynthia Folden.
2. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Lula "Frances" Whitt, 78, of Princeton, formerly of Basin went home to be with her Heavenly Father and beloved husband and children on February 24, 2020.

"Born on August 24, 1941 at Dott, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Cynthia Folden.

"She was a hardworking housewife and loved cooking, sewing, and crafts. She was a member of Voice of Praise Worship Center in Bluewell.

"In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Azzie Whitt; and two children, Reginald and Loretta.

"Those left to cherish her memory are her sister, Rosetta Dillow and her husband, Michael with whom she made her home after the death of her husband; sisters, Alice (Jim) Humphrey, Cathy Harman, and Glowie (Buford) Myers; nieces; nephews; great nieces; and great nephews.

"Graveside services and burial will be 11:00 A.M. Thursday, February 27, 2020 at Rube Howerton Cemetery, Basin with Pastor N. R. Taylor officiating.

"Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery.

"Family will serve as pallbearers.

"Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tankersleyfh.com.

"The family of Lula "Frances" Whitt is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens. "


Ernest Folden

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #26871; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ernest Folden; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Arista, WV; son of W.M. and Mollie
Frances (McKann) Folden; married on 29 Jun 1940 at Pearisburg, VA; Cynthia Ellen Bodenheimer;
age 17; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; living at Arista, WV; daughter of F.H. and Lula Bodenheimer.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernest Folden
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 24
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 27 Sep 1916
Birth Place: Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Arista, Mercer, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Arista, Mercer, West Virginia, USA
Employer: T A Hanaker
Weight: 150
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Red
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: Cynthia Folden
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Ernest Folden Self (Head)
Cynthia Folden Wife"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernest Folden
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 27 Sep 1916
Birth Place: Dott, West Virginia
[Dott|]
Death Date: 3 Feb 2004
Claim Date: 15 Jun 1972
Father: Will Folden
Mother: Mollie F McCann
SSN: 233122521
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 04 Nov 1982: Name listed as ERNEST FOLDEN"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Beth Painter; 3 May 2011.
" Ernest Folden
Birth 27 Sep 1916
Dott, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Death 3 Feb 2004 (aged 87)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 69298394"


Cynthia Ellen Bodenheimer

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Beth Painter; 3 May 2011.
" Cynthia Ellen Bodenheimer Folden
Birth 2 May 1923
Dott, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Death 30 Jul 1999 (aged 76)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 69298323"


Joseph Eugene Whitt

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 380; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Eugene Whitt; age 19; born and living at Mullens, WV; single; son of B.J. and Clara Whitt;
married on 16 Jun 1962 at Mullens, WV; Norma Jean Nuckolls; age 17; born and living at Bud, WV;
single; daughter of Otis and Hattie Arlene Nuckolls.


Norma Jean Knuckles

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 380; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Eugene Whitt; age 19; born and living at Mullens, WV; single; son of B.J. and Clara Whitt;
married on 16 Jun 1962 at Mullens, WV; Norma Jean Nuckolls; age 17; born and living at Bud, WV;
single; daughter of Otis and Hattie Arlene Nuckolls.