McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


William Howard Pauley

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 409; WV Archives Web Site.
William Howard Pauley; age 24; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of William
and Nannie Blanche Pauley; married on 16 May 1942 at Pineville, WV; Lorraine Ethel Cook; age
21; born at Springton, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Estell C. and Lalia I. Cook.


Lorraine Ethel Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 409; WV Archives Web Site.
William Howard Pauley; age 24; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of William
and Nannie Blanche Pauley; married on 16 May 1942 at Pineville, WV; Lorraine Ethel Cook; age
21; born at Springton, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Estell C. and Lalia I. Cook.


William "Archie" Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 9 Jun 1900; Page 77A; Family #78/78.
Listed as William H. Whitt; age 9 mons; born in WV in Sep 1899; in household of father, William S.
Whitt.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 204B;
Family #308/310.
Listed as William A. Whitt; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, William S. Whitt.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Canebrake; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920; Page 85B;
Family #377/379.
Listed as William A. Whitt; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, William S. Whitt.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 226; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Whitt; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of Billy and
Rebecca; married on 5 Jan 1921 at Newhall, WV; Pearl May Whitt; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of J.J. and Martha.


Pearl May Whitt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 226; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Whitt; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of Billy and
Rebecca; married on 5 Jan 1921 at Newhall, WV; Pearl May Whitt; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of J.J. and Martha.


John Clarence Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 9 Jun 1900; Page 77A; Family #78/78.
Listed as John C. Whitt; age 10; born in VA in Jul 1889; in household of father, William S. Whitt.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 204B;
Family #308/310.
Listed as John C. Whitt; age 20; born in VA; in household of father, William S. Whitt.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 396; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Whitt; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Berwind, WV; son of
William and _____; married on 27 Nov 1912 in Welch, WV; Minda Whitt; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of William and Letitia.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Canebrake; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920; Page 85B;
Family # 378/380.
Listed as John C. Whitt; age 30; born in VA; married; timber cutter for lumber co.; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Family #277/307.
Listed as Clarence Whitt; age 40; born in VA; married at 24; trackman in coal mine; head of
household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1335; Apr 1942; Ancestry,com Web Site.
John Clarence Whitt; age 52; born on 5 Jul 1889 at Cedar bluff, VA; living at Squire, WV; employed by
N.R. & P. Coal Co at Berwind, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Minda Whitt, Squire,
WV.


Arminda "Minda" Whitt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Delayed Birth Certificate #38509; WV Archives Website.
Minda Whitt; born 14 Jan 1898 in War, WV; daughter of William and Martishia (Nelson) Whitt; signed
28 May 1947 by Minda Whitt; living at Squire, WV; issued 15 Jul 1947.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 8 May 1900; Page 76B; Family #68/68.
Listed as Arminda Whitt; age 2; born in WV in Jan 1898; in household of mother, Sarah M. (Nelson)
Whitt.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 396; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Whitt; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Berwind, WV; son of
William and _____; married on 27 Nov 1912 in Welch, WV; Minda Whitt; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of William and Letitia.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Canebrake; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920; Page 85B;
Family # 378/380.
Listed as Minda Whitt; age 23; born in VA; married; in household of husband, John C. Whitt.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Family #277/307.
Listed as Minda Whitt; age 32; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, John C. Whitt.
6. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Minda Whitt; born on 14 Jan 1898; died in Mar 1977; living at Squire, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Lewis Whitt

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Canebrake; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920; Page 85B;
Family # 378/380.
Listed as Louis Whitt; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, John C. Whitt.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Family #277/307.
Listed as Lewis Whitt; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, John C. Whitt.


Cecil Whitt

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Family #277/307.
Listed as Cecil Whitt; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, John C. Whitt.


Eva Whitt

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Family #277/307.
Listed as Eva Whitt; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, John C. Whitt.


Lutricia

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 239A;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Loutrica Whitt; age 60; born in VA in 1840; widow; 9 children, all living; head of household.


Albert L. Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 239A;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Albert L. Whitt; age 27; born in VA in May 1873; in household of mother, Lutricia Whitt.


Ella Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 239A;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Ella Whitt; age 19; born in VA in 1881; in household of mother, Lutricia Whitt.


Garfield Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 239A;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Garfield Whitt; age 17; born in VA in May 1883; in household of mother, Lutricia Whitt.


Kate Whitt

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Jun 1900; Page 239A;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Kate Whitt; age 15; born in VA in Aug 1884; in household of mother, Lutricia Whitt.


Amos A. Lester

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 7754.
Clear Fork Township, page 008.
Listed as Amos Lester, age 14, in household of uncle, William Walls.
2. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1885); Page 50; Line 32; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos A. Lester; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; single; farmer; son of D.B. and S.
(Harvey) Lester; married on 1 May 1885 in Logan, WV; Synetha Cline; age 15; born and living in
Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of W. and M. (Cline) Cline.
3. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Amos A. Lester; age 36; born in Sep 1863 in WV; married 15 yrs; farmer; head of household.
4. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 203B; Image 4 of 22;
Family #55/55.
Listed as Amos Lester; age 44; born in WV; married once for 28 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Cynthia Cline

1. 1870 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Rich Creek PO; taken on 2 Jul 1870; Page 547B;
Family #45.
Listed as Cynthia Cline; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William Cline.
2. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; taken on 22 Jun 1880; Page 310B; Family #130.
Listed as Syntha Cline; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, William Cline.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1885); Page 50; Line 32; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos A. Lester; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; single; farmer; son of D.B. and S.
(Harvey) Lester; married on 1 May 1885 in Logan, WV; Synetha Cline; age 15; born and living in
Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of W. and M. (Cline) Cline.
4. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Cynthia Lester; age 33; born in Dec 1866 in WV; married 15 yrs; 6 children, all living; in household of
husband, Amos A. Lester.
5. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Gilbert; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 203B; Image 4 of 22;
Family #55/55.
Listed as Cyntha Lester; age 44; born in WV; married once for 28 yrs; 8 children, 5 living; in household of
husband, Amos A. Lester.


Mary L. Lester

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Mary L. Lester; age 11; born in May 1889 in WV; in household of father, Amos A. Lester.


Rosa L. Lester

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Rosa L. Lester; age 8; born in May 1892 in WV; in household of father, Amos A. Lester.


Frances Lester

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Frances Lester; age 6; born in May 1893 in WV; in household of father, Amos A. Lester.


Laura E. Lester

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 20 Jun 1900; Page 240A; Image 17 of 41;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Laura E. Lester; age 4; born in Nov 1895 in WV; in household of father, Amos A. Lester.


Johnny Roberts

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 797.
Sandy River Township, page 011.
Listed as John Roberts, age 7, in household of father, Riley Roberts.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 797.
Sandy River Township, page 008.
Listed John Roberts, age 5, in household of brother-in-law, Ode Roberts.
Listed two times in this census.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1902); Page 417; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnnie Roberts; age 29; born in Pike Co, KY; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Riley
and Matilda; married on 31 Aug 1902 at horse Creek, WV; Cintha Whitt; age 26; born in Buchanan
Co, VA; widow; daughter of A. and Rebecca Blankenship.
4. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 24 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #51/52.
Listed as Johny Roberts; age 39; born in KY; married twice; last time for 8 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Horse Creek Road; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 237A; Family #223/227.
John Roberts; age 56; born in KY; married at 16; farmer; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9102; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnie Roberts; age 73; born on 22 May 1877 at Panther, WV (sic, Pike Co, KY); widowed; farmer;
living at Iaeger, WV; son of Riley and Tilda (Adkins) Roberts; died on 23 Jun 1950 in Welch
Emergency Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV; from a crebral hemorrhage; buried on 25 Jun 1950
in Blankenship Cemetery, Panther, WV; informant, Mrs. Maude Roberts.


Cynthia Blankenship

1. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, page 361B.
Listed as Cynthia Blankenship, age 12, born in VA, in household of father, Alfred Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1895); Page 59; WV Archives Web Site.
Jackson Whitt; age 24; born and living in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; son of James C. and
Mary Whitt; married on 7 Apr 1895 in McDowell Co, WV; Cynthia Cline; age 24; born and living in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of _______.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 17 Jul 1900; Page 270A;
Family #548/548.
Listed as Sintha Whitt; age 31; born in VA; in Sep 1868; widow; 7 children, 3 living; head of
household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1902); Page 417; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnnie Roberts; age 29; born in Pike Co, KY; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Riley
and Matilda; married on 31 Aug 1902 at horse Creek, WV; Cintha Whitt; age 26; born in Buchanan
Co, VA; widow; daughter of A. and Rebecca Blankenship.
5. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 24 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #51/52.
Listed as Sintha Roberts; age 42; born in VA; married three times; last time for 8 yrs; 7 children;
all living; in household of husband, Johnny Roberts.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Horse Creek Road; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 237B; Family #223/227.
Listed as Cintha Roberts; age 60; born in VA; married at 15; in household of husband, Johnny
Roberts.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12091; WV Archives Web Site.
Cynthia Roberts; age 84 (sic?); born on 16 Jun 1864 (sic, abt 1868) at Panther, WV (sic?, Buchanan
Co, VA ?); married; wife of Johnny Roberts, age 72; daughter of Alfred and Becky Blankenship;
died on 9 Aug 1948 at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried on 11 Aug
1948 in Family Cemetery, Panther, WV; informant, Johnny Roberts, Iaeger, WV.


Mack Powers Lester

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River Township; taken on 28 Jun 1880; Page 344A;
Family #118/124.
Listed as McPowers Lester, age 1, born in WV; in household of father, Thomas Lester.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
M.P. Lester; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of
T.M. and Westine; married on 13 Jun 1908 at John Robert's; Daisy Cline; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Harrison Cline and Syntha Cline Roberts.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #49.
Listed as Mack P. Lester; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas M. Lester.
4. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 24 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Powers Lester; age 21; born in WV; married once for 2 yrs; farmer; head of household.
(Listed twice in this census)
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 44; WV Archives Web Site.
M.P. Lester; age 35; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of
T.M. and Westeney; married on 23 Mar 1916 at Panther, WV; Laura Cline; age 30; born in
McDowell Co, WV; widow; daughter of Press and Laura Walker.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #709; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Mac P. Lester; age 42; born on 18 Dec 1876; farmer; living at Panther, McDowell Co, WV;
nearest relative, Laura Lester; tall with slender build; blue eyes and brown hair.
7. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 258A;
Family #127/129.
Listed as Mack Lester; age 40; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 206A;
Family #70/71.
Listed as Mack P. Lester; age 56; born in WV; married at 27; farmer; head of household.
9. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #709; Bluefield, WV Draft Board; 27 Apr 1942.
Mack Powers Lester; age 63; born on 18 Dec 1878 at Panther, McDowell Co, WV; unemplyed;
person whom will always know address, Laura Lester, Panther, WV; 5' 11 1/2" tall; 190 lbs; brown
eyes; brown hair; ruddy complexion.


Daisy Cline

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 17 Jul 1900; Page 270A;
Family #548/548.
Listed as Daisy Whitt (sic, Cline); age 7; born in Jan 1893 in WV; in household of mother, Cynthia
(Blankenship)(Cline)Whitt.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
M.P. Lester; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of
T.M. and Westine; married on 13 Jun 1908 at John Robert's; Daisy Cline; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Harrison Cline and Syntha Cline Roberts.
3. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 24 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Daisy Lester; age 17; born in WV; married once for 2 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of
husband, Mack P. Lester.


Glen Lester

1. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 24 Apr 1910; Page 97B;
Family #50/51.
Listed as Glenn Lester; age 1 yr, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Mack P. Lester.


Bertha Lester

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 258A;
Family #127/129.
Listed as Bertha Lester; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Powers Lester.


William "Bill" Lester

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 258A;
Family #127/129.
Listed as Bill Lester; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Powers Lester.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 206A;
Family #70/71.
Listed as William Cline; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Powers Lester.


Rilda Lester

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 258A;
Family #127/129.
Listed as Rilda Lester; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Powers Lester.


Pearl Lester

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 258A;
Family #127/129.
Listed as Pearl Lester; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Powers Lester.