McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Joseph Lee "Joe Bill" Brown

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 491; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Brown; age 21; born at McGraws, WV; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of John Lee and
Vallie Prince (Browning) Brown; married on 1 Sep 1947 at Pineville, WV; Beatrice Cook; age 16; born
at Windom, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Brisco and Marth (Stewart) Cook.


Beatrice K. Cook

1. 1940 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 5-6; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 123A;
Image 27 of 64; Household #234.
Listed as Beatrice Cook; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Sterling B. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 491; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Brown; age 21; born at McGraws, WV; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of John
Lee and Vallie Prince (Browning) Brown; married on 1 Sep 1947 at Pineville, WV; Beatrice Cook;
age 16; born at Windom, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of Brisco and Marth
(Stewart) Cook.


Joseph Buell Brown

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by David Brown; 6 Jan 2015.
" Joseph Buell Brown
Birth 12 Sep 1949
Windom, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 4 Jan 2015 (aged 65)
USA
Burial
Joseph Brown Cemetery
Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Plot WALKER BRANCH 1
Memorial ID 140999871"


Charles Duane Brown

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Cyndi Beane-Henry; 13 Jan 2013.
" Clarence Duane Brown
Birth 1952
Death 1967 (aged 14–15)
Burial
Cooper Cemetery
Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 64163492"


Shirley Ann Cook

1. 1940 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 5-6; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 123A;
Image 27 of 64; Household #234.
Listed as Shirley Ann Cook; age 5; born in WV; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of father, Sterling B. Cook.


Gladys Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 3 May 1930: Page 148A; Family #52/55.
Listed as Gladys Cook; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Sterling B.Cook.


Buell Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 80B, Family #163.
Listed as Buell Cook, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Alonzo M. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 42; WV Archives Web Site.
Buell Cook; age 21; born at Baileysville, WV; single; living at Jim, WV; son of Alonzo and Susie Cook;
married on 13 Jul 1946 at Pineville, WV; Freda Gillespie; age 20; born at Whitewood, VA; single;
daughter of John and Abie Gillespie.


Freda J. Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Braholm; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 128A;
Image 5 of 32; Family #43/46.
Listed as Fredias Gillespie; age 4 yrs, 4 mons; born in VA; in household of uncle, Harry Gillespie.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 42; WV Archives Web Site.
Buell Cook; age 21; born at Baileysville, WV; single; living at Jim, WV; son of Alonzo and Susie Cook;
married on 13 Jul 1946 at Pineville, WV; Freda Gillespie; age 20; born at Whitewood, VA; single;
daughter of John and Abie Gillespie.
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Freda J. Cook; born 30 Jun 1926; living at RR 69 PO Box 385, Cyclone, WV 24827 in 1992
4. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Freda Cook; born 30 Jun 1926; living at PO Box 385, Cyclone, WV 24827.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com
Freda J. Cook; born 30 Jun 1926; died Dec 1993; last residence, Cyclone, Wyoming Co, WV;
SS #224-68-4552; card issued in VA in 1964.


John Gillespie

1. Logan Co, Death Certificate #2079; WV Archives Web Site.
John Gillespie; age 27 yrs, 5 mons, 4 days; born 12 Aug 1902 in VA; married; husband of Alice
Riffe; miner for Amherst Coal Co; son of Hugh and Annie (Herndon) Gillespie; died 16 Jan 1930 at
Braholm, Logan Co, WV; from typhoid fever; buried 18 Jan 1930 at Accoville, WV; informant,
Harry Gillespie, Braholm. (Harry was is brother. Believe Harry, and wife Stella, cared for daughters,
Freda and Georgia for a period after John's death)


Alice Marilda Riffe

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1907); Page 174; Line 25; WV Archives Web Site.
Alice M. Riffe; born 4 Jan 1907 at Hanover, WV; parents; Hiram N. and Elizabeth Riffe; delivered by
Necatie England, mid-wife.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 257A;
Image 16 of 17; Family #239/142.
Listed as Alice Riffe; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Hiram Riffe.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek District, Huff Creek Road, taken on 7/8 Jan 1920,
Page 218B, Family #50.
Listed as Alice M. Riffe, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Riffe.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 368; WV Archives Web Site.
Elbert Cline; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; miner; living at Hanover, WV; son of Isaac and
Hess; married on 29 Sep 1930 at Welch; Marilda Riffe; age 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow;
daughter of Hirman and Elizabeth.


Georgia Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Braholm; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 128A;
Image 5 of 32; Family #43/46.
Listed as Georgia Gillespie; age 2; born in WV; in household of uncle, Harry Gillespie.


Calvin C. Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 3 May 1930: Page 148A;
Family #52/55.
Listed as Calvin Cook; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Sterling B.Cook.
2. 1940 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 5-6; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 123A;
Image 27 of 64; Household #234.
Listed as Calvin C. Cook; age 14; born in WV; 8th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Sterling B. Cook.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
Calvin Cook; age 24; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Brisco and Martha Cook;
married on 30 Oct 1948 at Pineville, WV; Betty Boogs; age 21; born at Princeton, WV; single;
living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Andrew and Mabel Boogs.


Betty Boggs

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
Calvin Cook; age 24; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Brisco and Martha Cook; married
on 30 Oct 1948 at Pineville, WV; Betty Boogs; age 21; born at Princeton, WV; single; living at Mullens,
WV; daughter of Andrew and Mabel Boogs.


Douglas Devone Cook

1. 1940 Census; Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; E.D. 5-6; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 123A;
Image 27 of 64; Household #234.
Listed as Douglas Deevon Cook; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Sterling B. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
Douglas Cook; age 19; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Brisco and Martha Cook;
married on 20 Dec 1957 at Pineville, WV; Barbara Linkous; age 17; born at Corinne, WV; single;
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Ralph and Clara Mamie Linkous.


Barbara Linkous

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
Douglas Cook; age 19; born and living at Rockview, WV; single; son of Brisco and Martha Cook;
married on 20 Dec 1957 at Pineville, WV; Barbara Linkous; age 17; born at Corinne, WV; single;
living at Pineville, WV; daughter of Ralph and Clara Mamie Linkous.