McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


William Oliver Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960);Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
William O. Lusk; age 25; born at Bud, WV; single; living at Bud, WV; son of Powell Samuel and Edna
Lusk; married on 22 Aug 1960 at Corinne, WV; Dollie F. Bishop; age 21; born at Bud, WV; single;
living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Floyd and Lillie Bishop.
2. The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Sunday 6 Jun 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"William Oliver Lusk, 75, of New Richmond, WV, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2010, at Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital following a long illness. Born November 9, 1934, at Bud, WV, he was the son of the late Powell Samuel and Edna Flora Lester Lusk.

"Other than his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Melvin Bernard Lusk; three sisters, Beatrice Thomas, Geniva Colbird, and Jeanetta Godsey. Mr. Lusk was a member of the New Hope Church at Bud, WV; he loved to hunt, fish, have cookouts and spend time with his children, grandchildren, and family.

"Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Dollie Bishop Lusk; two daughters, Mary Ann Wilkerson and husband Vaughn and Bonnie Mae Hammond and husband Michael Douglas both of Laurel, DE; four grandchildren, Sara Marie Wilkerson, Ashley Ann Wilkerson, Travis Lee Wilkerson, and William Jerome Buchanan; five great-grandchildren, Makyla Ann Jackson, Aiden James Wilkerson, Walter Fox, Braylyn Fox, and Kiley Marie Buchanan; two sisters, Rachel Blankenship of Huntington, WV, and Ona Warf and husband Jerry of Mocksville, NC.

"Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 7, 2010, at the New Hope Church at Bud, WV, with Elder Bryce Phillips, Elder Russell McCoy and Elder Vern Blankenship officiating. Burial will follow in the Lusk Family Cemetery at Herndon Heights. .."


Dollie F. Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960);Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
William O. Lusk; age 25; born at Bud, WV; single; living at Bud, WV; son of Powell Samuel and Edna
Lusk; married on 22 Aug 1960 at Corinne, WV; Dollie F. Bishop; age 21; born at Bud, WV; single;
living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Floyd and Lillie Bishop.


Melvin Bernard Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957);Page 146; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Lusk; age 22; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of Powell and Edna Lusk; married on
24 Sep 1957 at Mullens, WV; Geneva Ellen Bishop; age 17; born and living at Bud, WV; single;
daughter of Jesse James and Alce Bishop.


Geneva Ellen Bishop

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957);Page 146; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Lusk; age 22; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of Powell and Edna Lusk; married on
24 Sep 1957 at Mullens, WV; Geneva Ellen Bishop; age 17; born and living at Bud, WV; single;
daughter of Jesse James and Alce Bishop.
2. Henry Co, VA; Marriage License #84-064156; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edward Lee Shelton; age 49; born 19 Mar 1935 in VA; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 1st
marriage ended in 1973; 10th grade education; living at Rt #2, Box 1053, Bassett, Henry Co, VA; son
of Tony David and Clara Ralla (Mize) Shelton; marrid on 24 Dec 1984 in Woolwine, VA; Geneva Ellen
Bishop, maiden name Bishop (sic ?, Lusk); divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 1st married ended in
Feb 1984; 10th grade education; living at Rt #2, Box 1053, Bassett, VA; daughter of Jesse James and
Alice Romaine (Lester) Bishop.


Leonard Howard Thomas

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Leonard Howard Thomas; age 26; born at Oakvale, WV; single; living at Bud, WV; son of Roscoe
and Pearl Thomas; married on 4 Mar 1953 at Pineville, WV; Beatrice Lusk; age 20; born and living
at Bud, WV; single; daughter of Powell and edna Lusk.


Beatrice Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Leonard Howard Thomas; age 26; born at Oakvale, WV; single; living at Bud, WV; son of Roscoe
and Pearl Thomas; married on 4 Mar 1953 at Pineville, WV; Beatrice Lusk; age 20; born and living
at Bud, WV; single; daughter of Powell and edna Lusk.


Jeanetta Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Leslie Blankenship; age 28; born in Stephenson, WV; single; living at Corinne, WV; son of Lonnie
and Gladys Eria Blankenship; married on 29 Jun 1957 at Corinne, WV; Jeanette Lusk; age 17; born
and living at Bud, WV; single; daughter of Powell and Edna Lusk.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Friday, 26 May 2006; Newspaper Obit.
"NEW RICHMOND - Jeanette Lusk Godsey, 66, of the Cabin Creek area of New Richmond, died Wednesday, May 24, 2006, at her home following a long illness. "Born March 30, 1940, at Bud Mountain, she was the daughter of the late Powell S. Lusk and Edna Lester Lusk. "Mrs. Godsey was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and a best friend to a lot of people. She was a lifelong resident of Wyoming County and a member of Guyandotte Old Regular Baptist Church. "She was preceded in death by a grandson, two sisters and a brother. "Survivors include her husband, James Dewey Godsey; a daughter, Janet Morton and husband, Gary, of Johnson City, Tenn.; sons, William Blankenship and wife, Margaret, of New Richmond, James Godsey Jr. and wife, Susanne, of Alpoca and Jeffery Godsey and wife, Ashley, of New Richmond; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a bro-ther, Wil-liam Oliver Lusk and wife, Dollie, of New Richmond; sisters, Rachel Blankenship and husband, Nelson, of Huntington and Ona Gay Warf and husband, Jerry, of North Carolina; and several nieces and nephews. "Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel, Beckley, with Elder Melvin Lane and Elder Nathan Lane officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley..."


Jerry Lee Wharf

1. US Public Records Index; LDS Web Site.
Jerry Lee Warf; born 19 Aug 1948; living at 132 Buck Hill Road, Mocksville, NC 27028 from
1 Mar 2001 thru 26 Jul 2003.


Ona Gaye Lusk

1. US Public Records Index; LDS Web Site.
Ona Gaye Warf; born 28 Jan 1955; living at 132 Buck Hill Road, Mocksville, NC 27028 from
1 Mar 2001 thru 25 Feb 2004.


Jem W. "J.W." Cook

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville, District; E.D.55-1; taken on 23 Apr 1940; Page 8A;
Image 15 of 45; Household #100.
Listed as W. Jem Cook; age 8; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William H. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 172; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Cook; age 20; born in VA; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Hobert W. and Gracie Cook;
married on 12 Sep 1952 at Baileysville, WV; Doris Jean Sweeney; age 16; born in KY; single; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Thomas and Margaret Sweeney.


Doris Jean Sweeney

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 172; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Cook; age 20; born in VA; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Hobert W. and Gracie Cook;
married on 12 Sep 1952 at Baileysville, WV; Doris Jean Sweeney; age 16; born in KY; single; living at
Pineville, WV; daughter of Thomas and Margaret Sweeney.


Kyle Garrett Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 11 Jun 1900, Page 268B, Family #80.
Listed as Chyle Cook, age 3, born in Dec 1896, in WV, in household of father, William Cooke.
2. 1910 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Pemberton Precinct; taken on 20 May 1910; Page
178A; Family #807/815.
Listed as Kyle G. Cook; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Cook.
3. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 16; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Cook; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV; married on 19 Sep 1917 at
Wickham, Raleigh Co, WV; Anna Mulheren; age 19; born in Summers Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV.
4. Raleigh Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #339; Beckley, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 21; born on 18 Dec 1896 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wickham, WV;
employed by New River Coal Co, Wickham, WV; nearest relative, Annie Cook, Wickham, WV;
medium height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
5. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 2/3 Feb 1920; Page 91A; Family 497/497.
Listed as Kyle Cook, age 23, born in WV, widowed; laborer in coal mine; in household of father,
William A. Cook.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 97; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Terry, WV; married on 24 Dec 1921 at
Beckley, WV; Dixie Bragg; age 18; born in ___; living at Terry, WV.
7. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Kyle Cook; age 33; born in WV; married at 21; coal miner; head of household.
8. Raleigh Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1013; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 45; born on 18 Dec 1896 at Oceana, Wyoming Co, WV; living at Norvell,
Raleigh Co, WV; person who will always know address, Dixie Cook, Norvell, WV; employed by Fire
Creek Coal Co, Norvell, WV.
9. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Cook; born on 18 Dec 1898; died in Sep 1968; living at Mabscott, Raleigh Co, WV at death.
10. Raleigh Co, WV; Death registry; Vol #__(1968); Page 231; Line 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Cook; married; coal miner; died on 13 Sep 1968 at Beckley from acute cardiac arrest.


Dixie Edith Bragg

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 97; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Terry, WV; married on 24 Dec 1921 at
Beckley, WV; Dixie Bragg; age 18; born in ___; living at Terry, WV.
2. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Dixie Cook; age 25; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, Klye G. Cook.


Helen Cook

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Helen Cook; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Klye G. Cook.


Lois Marion Cook

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Lace Cook; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Klye G. Cook.


Virginia Cook

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Virginus Cook; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Klye G. Cook.


Kyle Garrett Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 11 Jun 1900, Page 268B, Family #80.
Listed as Chyle Cook, age 3, born in Dec 1896, in WV, in household of father, William Cooke.
2. 1910 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Pemberton Precinct; taken on 20 May 1910; Page
178A; Family #807/815.
Listed as Kyle G. Cook; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Cook.
3. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 16; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Cook; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV; married on 19 Sep 1917 at
Wickham, Raleigh Co, WV; Anna Mulheren; age 19; born in Summers Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV.
4. Raleigh Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #339; Beckley, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 21; born on 18 Dec 1896 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wickham, WV;
employed by New River Coal Co, Wickham, WV; nearest relative, Annie Cook, Wickham, WV;
medium height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
5. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 2/3 Feb 1920; Page 91A; Family 497/497.
Listed as Kyle Cook, age 23, born in WV, widowed; laborer in coal mine; in household of father,
William A. Cook.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 97; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Terry, WV; married on 24 Dec 1921 at
Beckley, WV; Dixie Bragg; age 18; born in ___; living at Terry, WV.
7. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Kyle Cook; age 33; born in WV; married at 21; coal miner; head of household.
8. Raleigh Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1013; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Garrett Cook; age 45; born on 18 Dec 1896 at Oceana, Wyoming Co, WV; living at Norvell,
Raleigh Co, WV; person who will always know address, Dixie Cook, Norvell, WV; employed by Fire
Creek Coal Co, Norvell, WV.
9. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kyle Cook; born on 18 Dec 1898; died in Sep 1968; living at Mabscott, Raleigh Co, WV at death.
10. Raleigh Co, WV; Death registry; Vol #__(1968); Page 231; Line 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Cook; married; coal miner; died on 13 Sep 1968 at Beckley from acute cardiac arrest.


Anna E. Mulheren

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 16; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Cook; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV; married on 19 Sep 1917 at
Wickham, Raleigh Co, WV; Anna Mulheren; age 19; born in Summers Co, WV; living at Beckley, WV.
2. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Certificate #22; WV Archives Web Site.
Annie E. Cook; age 21; born in May 1898 at Hinton, WV; married; daughter of John and Winnie (Holins)
Mulheren; died on 11 Oct 1919 from TB; no burial information; Kyle Cook, Wickham, informant.


Margaret Elizabeth Cook

1. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 2/3 Feb 1920; Page 91A; Family 497/497.
Listed as Margaret Cook, age 10 mons, born in WV; in household of grandfather, William A. Cook.
2. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 235A; Family #596/593.
Listed as Margaret Cook; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Klye G. Cook.


John W. White

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1903); Page 35; Line #187; WV Archives Web Site.
John W, White; age 24; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV; married on 22 Oct 1903; Laura
Cook; age 22; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV.


Anna Laura Cook

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 250A; Family #330/330.
Listed as Laura Cook; age 19; born in WV in May 1881; in household of father, John H. Cook.
2. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1903); Page 35; Line #187; WV Archives Web Site.
John W, White; age 24; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV; married on 22 Oct 1903; Laura
Cook; age 22; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV.