McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Harrison McKinley Walker

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #67.
Listed as Harrison M. Walker, age 3, in household of father, William Walker.
2.1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 26 Apr 1910; Page 191B, Family #166.
Listed as McKinley Walker, age 13, born in WV, in household of father, William G. Walker.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #56; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1918.
McKinley Walker; age 21; born on 31 Mar 1897 in Baileysville, WV; employed by Sam Johnson at
Davy, WV (McDowell Co); nearest relative, William Walker, father; medium height and build; gray
eyes and brown hair; "weak eyes".
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 18 Jan 1920; Page 139B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as McKinley Walker; age 22; born in WV; in household of father, William G. Walker.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 119; WV Archives Web Site.
McKinley Walker; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV; married on 1 Nov 1924 in
Wyoming Co, WV; Armeda Bailey; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV.
6.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #51/53.
Listed as Kin Walker; age 33; born in WV; married at 27; coal loader in mine; haed of household.


Armeda Bailey

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 255A; Family #90/93.
Listed as Armeda Bailey; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Crockett Bailey.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 12/13 jan 1920; Page 219B;
Family #63/63.
Listed as Armeda Bailey; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Crockett Bailey.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 119; WV Archives Web Site.
McKinley Walker; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV; married on 1 Nov 1924 in
Wyoming Co, WV; Armeda Bailey; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Trent, WV.
4.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #51/53.
Listed as Armeda Walker; age 24; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, Harrison
M. Walker.


Charles Walker

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930;
Page 229B; Family #51/53.
Listed as Charley Walker; age 4 yrs, 8 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Harrison M.
Walker.


Johnny Walker

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #51/53.
Listed as Johnny Walker; age 8 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Harrison M. Walker.


Hobart Garaday Walker

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 26 Apr 1910;
Page 191B, Family #166.
Listed as Hobart Walker, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, William G. Walker.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 18 Jan 1920; Page 139B;
Family #84/87.
Listed as Hobart Walker; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, William G. Walker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobart Walker; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; married on 7 Aug 1927 at Davy, WV.
(Remaining information covered by consent note by parents of Lorna Doone Walker, J.E. and
Nannie L. Walker of Davy, WV)
4.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #53/55.
Listed as Hobart Walker; age 25; born in WV; married at 22; coal loader in mine; haed of household.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Hobart Walker; born on 30 (day conflicts with death certificate) Nov 1902; died in Jun 1954; card
issued in NC or WV.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8366; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobart Garaday Walker; age 51; born on 3 Nov 1902 in Wyoming Co, WV; married; living at Davy,
WV; son of William and Nancy (Lester) Walker; died on 29 Jun 1954 at davy, WV from a coronary
thrombosis; buried on 2 Jul 1954 in Big Jenny Cemetery; informant, Mrs. Hobart Walker.
7. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by ANITA COAKLEY; 7 Dec 2011.
" Hobart Garaday Walker
Birth 3 Nov 1902
Death 29 Jun 1954 (aged 51)
Davy, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Big Jenny Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 81671004"


Lorna Doone Walker

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 237B;
Family #196/199.
Listed as Lorna D. Walker; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, James E. Walker.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobart Walker; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; married on 7 Aug 1927 at Davy, WV.
(Remaining information covered by consent note by parents of Lorna Doone Walker, J.E. and
Nannie L. Walker of Davy, WV)
3.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #53/55.
Listed as Lorna Walker; age 19; born in VA; married at 16; in household of husband, Hobart Walker.
4. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Lorna Walker; born on 19 Mar 1911; died on 11 Aug 1990; living at Fredricksburg, Spotsylvania Co,
VA at death; card issued in WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Leslyn Lang; 16 Jul 2011; maintained by Lqqkn4Family;
" Lorna Doone Walker Walker
Birth 19 Mar 1911
Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Death 11 Aug 1990 (aged 79)
Five Mile Fork, Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Oak Hill Cemetery
Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 73449468 "

Additional Information Posted:
"Surviving Children are:

"James McDonald "Jimmy" Walker
Hobert Garaday "JR"Walker Jr.
Nelda Ann Walker Lozano
Donald Eugene Walker
Anita Joyce Walker Rose Memorial# 94950207
Daughter-in-law Sharon L. Starkey Walker Memorial# 112245065
Great grandson Earl D. "Boogie" Rose Memorial# 52978901
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"Free-Lance Star
Aug 13, 1990
Mrs. Lorna D. Walker
Mrs. Lorna D. Walker , 79, of Fredericksburg, died Saturday Aug 11, 1990, at her residence.
Born in Patrick County, Mrs. Walker had worked for several years at the Virginia Gift Shop.
The widow of Hobart G. Walker, Sr. she is survived by five sons, Gary Michael Walker of Fredericksburg, James M. Walker of Anniston, Ala. Hobart Walker, Jr. and Joe L. Walker both of Stafford, and Donald E. Walker of Spotsylvania; three daughters, Mrs. Anita J. Rose of Stafford, Mrs. Nancy Harrison and Nelda Lozano, both of Fredericksburg; one brother Leonard Walker of Shawnee, Okla.; four sisters, Mrs. Lessie Ferguson of Shawnee, Mrs. Genevieve Belle Brewster and Mrs. Mildred Mills both of Twin Branch, W.VA. and Mrs. Edith Thompson of Harrodsburg, KY.; 23 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

"A funeral will be held at noon on Tuesday at Mullins & Thompson Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel, with the Rev. James Truslow officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

"Pallbearers will James Schultz, Thomas I. Fulton, Ronnie R. Rose, William S. Walker, Jr., Earl D. Rose and Michael J. Cooper.

"The family will receive friends from 7- 8:30 tonight at the funeral home."


Norwood Dumas Walker

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #53/55.
Listed as Norwood Walker; age 1 yr, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Hobart Walker.


James Elbert Walker

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 237B;
Family #196/199.
Listed as James E. Walker; age 36; born in VA: married; coal loader in mine; head of household.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #55/57.
Listed as James E. Walker; age 46; born in VA; married at 20; coal loader in mine; head of
household.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by ANITA COAKLEY; 5 Jul 2010.
" James Elbert Walker
Birth 30 Dec 1885
Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Death 20 Jul 1942 (aged 56)
Slagle, Logan County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Lowe Cemetery
Slagle, Logan County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 54515337"

Additional Information Posted:
"John Elbert Walker is the s/o of John Murray Walker and Mary Ellen Haber/Harbour Walker

"Married Nancy "Nannie" Lee Brammer Walker
Patrick County, Virginia

"Children of John and Nancy Brammer Walker
Lessie Walker-Ferguson (1905-2000)
Lakie H. Walker (deceased)
Lorna Doone Walker (1911-1990)
Mildred Walker-Mills (deceased)
Edith Walker-Thompson (1916-2004)
Geneva Belle Walker (deceased)
Leonard T. Walker (deceased)
Herman Beverley Walker (deceased)
Lloyd Dixon Walker (deceased)


"Bio by: Lqqkn4Family"


Nancy Lee Brammer

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 237B;
Family #196/199.
Listed as Nancy L. Walker; age 35; born in VA; married; in household of husband, James E.
Walker.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #55/57.
Listed as Nancy L. Walker; age 45; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, James E.
Walker.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Jim & Phyllis Snow; 26 Jan 2016.
"Nancy Lee “Nannie” Brammer Walker
Birth 21 Aug 1885
Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Death 24 Mar 1971 (aged 85)
Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Park
Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 33291134"

Additional Information, Posted:
"Children of James & Nancy Lee Brammer Walker

Lessie Walker-Ferguson (1905-2000)
Lakie H. Walker (deceased)
Lorna Doone Walker (1911-1990)
Mildred Walker-Mills (deceased)
Edith Walker-Thompson (1916-2004)
Geneva Belle Walker (deceased)
Charles Edward Walker (deceased)
Herman Beverley Walker (deceased)
Leonard T. Walker (deceased)
Lloyd Dixon Walker (deceased)"


Raleigh Wytheville Thompson

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Jun 1900, Page 239B, Family #236.
Listed as Raleigh W. Thompson, age 16, born in VA in Jun 1883, in household of father, Gratton
Thompson.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1903); Page 62; WVArchives Web Site.
Wythe Thompson; age 20; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Grat and Lousenda Thompson;
married on 22 Jun 1903 at Grat Thompson's; Viola Roberts; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co,
WV; daughter of Henry and Eveline Roberts.


Viola Roberts

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Huff Creek District, Family #63.
Listed as Viola Roberts, age 17, in household of father, Henry Roberts.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1903); Page 62; WVArchives Web Site.
Wythe Thompson; age 20; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Grat and Lousenda Thompson;
married on 22 Jun 1903 at Grat Thompson's; Viola Roberts; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co,
WV; daughter of Henry and Eveline Roberts.


Herschel Thompson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 314; WVArchives Web Site.
Hersel Thompson; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of
Wytheville and Viola; married on 2 Dec 1933 at Capels, WV; Edith Walker; age 20; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.E. and Nannie.


Edith L. Walker

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 237B;
Family #196/199.
Listed as Edith L. Walker; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, James E. Walker.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #55/57.
Listed as Edith Walker; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Walker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 314; WVArchives Web Site.
Hersel Thompson; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of
Wytheville and Viola; married on 2 Dec 1933 at Capels, WV; Edith Walker; age 20; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.E. and Nannie Hobart Garaday Walker
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Lqqkn4Family; 1 Sep 2012.
" Edith Walker Thompson
Birth 30 Dec 1916
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Oct 2004 (aged 87)
Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Spring Hill Cemetery
Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section 27, lot 4
Memorial ID 96368305"

Additional Information Posted:
"EDITH THOMPSON

"Edith Walker Thompson, 87, North Main St., widow of Hershell W. Thompson, died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2004 at Camdenh-Clark Memorial Hospital in Parkersburg, WV.

"Born Dec. 30, 1916 in McDowell County, WV, she was the daughter of the late James E. and Nancy Brammer Walker.

"She was a member of Harrodsburg Church of God.

"Survivors include: two sons, Ronald D. Thompson of Rison, AK and Lloyd ?Doug? Thompson of Lawrenceburg; three daughters, Bonnie N. Patterson of Harrodsburg, Judith Graham of Marietta, GA, and Linda Kay Mann of Ravenswood, WV; one brother, Leonard T. Walker of Shawnee, OK; 14 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

"The funeral was held Sunday, Oct. 10 at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Daugherty and Bro. John Hoskins officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

"Pallbearers were grandsons."


James E. Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 73; WVArchives Web Site.
James E. Cook; age 29; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; lumberman; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Floyd and Elizabeth; married on 1 May 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Golda Harvey; age 16; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Lewis and Filo.


Golda Harvey

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 4 Jun 1900, Page 246B, Family #46.
Listed as Golda Harvey, age 11, born in WV in Jun 1888, in household of father, Lewis W. Harvey.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 73; WVArchives Web Site.
James E. Cook; age 29; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; lumberman; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Floyd and Elizabeth; married on 1 May 1907 at Hallsville, WV; Golda Harvey; age 16; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Lewis and Filo.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 97; WV Archives Web Site.
James M. Green; age 52; born in IL; divorced; living at Capels, WV; married on 5 Jul 1943 at Capels, WV;
Goldie Cook; age 52; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow; living at Davy, WV.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certerificate #'56 015924; WV Archives Web Site.
Goldie Green age 67 (marked thru with 64 written in) born in Jun 1889 (marked thru, 6 Jun 1892) written in);
in Wyoming Co, WV; married; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Lewis Harvey and unknown mother; died 2 Dec
1956 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to carcinoma, head pancreas with metastasis; buried 5 Dec 1956 in
Big Jenny.


Sebert Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 196; WVArchives Web Site.
Sebert Cook; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of Joe and Goldie;
married on 28 Oct 1933 at Marine, WV; Geneva Bell Walker; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of J.E. and ____.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #17050; WV Archives Web Site.
Sebert Cook; age 37 yrs, 11 mons, 21 days; born on 24 Nov 1909 at Oceana, WV; married; husband
of Geneva Walker Cook; living at Davy, WV; son of James E. and Goldie (Harvey) Cook; died on
16 Nov 1947 in Grace Hospital, Welch, McDowell Co, WV from being hit by train; buried on 19 Nov
1947 in Big Jenny Cemetery, near Davy, WV.


Geneva Belle Walker

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 237B;
Family #196/199.
Listed as Geneva B. Walker; age 1 yr 5 mons; born in VA; in household of father, James E. Walker.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #55/57.
Listed as Geniva Walker; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Walker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 196; WVArchives Web Site.
Sebert Cook; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of Joe and Goldie;
married on 28 Oct 1933 at Marine, WV; Geneva Bell Walker; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of J.E. and ____.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 477; WV Archives Website.
John Patton Brewster; age 31; born in Caretta, WV; divorced; living at Twin Branch, WV; married on
17 Sep 1953 at Davy, WV; Geneva Bell Cook; age 34; born in Davy, WV; widow; living at Twin Branch,
WV.
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Geneva Belle Cook
[Geneva Belle Brewster]
[Geneva Brewster]
[Geneva Belle Walker]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1918
Birth Place: Dary McDowel, West Virginia
[Davy McDowel??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 2 Jan 2002
Father: James E Walker
Mother: Nannie L Brammer
SSN: 235520530
Notes: Jul 1950: Name listed as GENEVA BELLE COOK;
18 Jul 1975: Name listed as GENEVA BELLE BREWSTER;
08 Jan 2002: Name listed as GENEVA B BREWSTER"
6. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Lqqkn4Family; 21 Mar 2020.
" Geneva Belle Walker Brewster
Birth 3 Aug 1918
Carswell, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 2 Jan 2002 (aged 83)
Davy, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 208271445".


Herman Beverly Walker

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 229B;
Family #55/57.
Listed as Herman B. Walker; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Walker.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 132; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Beverly Walker; age 25; born at Davy, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV; married on 13 Nov
1954 at Welch, WV; Betty Jean Snow; age 22; born and living at Henphill, WV; single.


Betty Jean Snow

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 132; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Beverly Walker; age 25; born at Davy, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV; married on 13 Nov
1954 at Welch, WV; Betty Jean Snow; age 22; born and living at Henphill, WV; single.