McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Archibald Perry Blankenship Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 186; WV Archives Web Site.
Perry Blankenship; age 33; born in Buchanan Co, VA; widowed; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV;
son of Martin and Spicy; married on 20 Apr 1911 at Bradshaw, WV; Lottie Atwell; age 16; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Frank and Nancy; information given by Jesse Atwell,
Bradshaw, WV.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Perry Blankenship; age 41; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Perry Blankenship; age 50; born in VA; married at 21; farmer; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; death Certificate #16889; WV Archives Web Site.
Arch Perry Blankenship; age 56 yrs, 5 mons, 5 days; born 13 May 1878 at Blackey, Buchanan Co,
VA; married, husband of Lottie Blankenship; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of Martin and
____ Blankenship; died 18 Oct 1934 at Bradshaw, WV from unknown cause; had derangement of
nervous system; buried 19 Oct 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; informant, Mose Blankenship, Bradshaw,
WV.


Lottie B. Atwell

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page
71B; Image 14 of 28; Family #102/103.
Listed as Lottie Atwell; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, John F. Atwell.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 186; WV Archives Web Site.
Perry Blankenship; age 33; born in Buchanan Co, VA; widowed; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV;
son of Martin and Spicy; married on 20 Apr 1911 at Bradshaw, WV; Lottie Atwell; age 16; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Frank and Nancy; information given by Jesse Atwell,
Bradshaw, WV.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Lottie Blankenship; age 28; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Perry
Blankenship.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Lotta Blankenship; age 35; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, Perry
Blankenship.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 85; WV Archives Web Site.
Sim Payne; born 4 May 1880 at Stacy, VA; living at Jolo, WV; son of Tom and Toda; married on
29 Mar 1938 at Jolo, WV; Lotte Blankenship; born in 1894 in Bradshaw, WV; living at Bradshaw,
WV; daughter of Frank and Nancy.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Raysal; E.D.24-61; taken on 4 May 1940;
Page 112B; Image 92 of 132; Household #124.
Listed as Lottie Payne; age 43; born in WV; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Simeon Payne.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'60 011005; WV Archives Web Site.
Lottie B. Payne; age 65; born in May 1895 in WV; married; housewife; living at Beartown, WV;
daughter of Frank and Nancy (Reed) Atwell; died 8 Aug 1960 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from
carcinoma of bile ducts and liver with metastasis, diabetes; buried 11 Aug 1960 in family
cemetery, Bradshaw, WV; informant, Homer Blankenship, Iaeger, WV.


George C. Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as George C. Blankenship; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


Archibald D. Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Archibald D. Blankenship; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Archie D. Blankenship; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


Theodore Roosevelt "Teddy" Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Tedy R. Blankenship; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Ted Blankenship; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


Ethel Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Ethel Blankenship; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


Melroy Swiney

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 188; WV Archives Web Site.
Melroy Swinney; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at English, WV; son of
Babe and Mary; married on 31 Oct 1915 at Dan, WV; Sarah Atwell; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of J.Frank and Nancy; information by J. Frank Atwell, English, WV.


Sarah Atwell

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 71B;
Image 14 of 28; Family #102/103.
Listed as Sarah Atwell; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, John F. Atwell.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 188; WV Archives Web Site.
Melroy Swinney; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at English, WV; son of
Babe and Mary; married on 31 Oct 1915 at Dan, WV; Sarah Atwell; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of J. Frank and Nancy; information by J. Frank Atwell, English, WV.


Whitsell Rowe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Whetsell Rowe; age 34; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; laborer; living at Dan, WV; son of Stephen
and Nancy; married on 2 Mar 1920 at Dan, WV; Nancy Atwell; age 29; single (sic, widow); born in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Henry and Amanda Muncy.


Nancy Catherine Muncy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 245A;
Family #110/110.
Listed as Nancy C. Muncy; age 9; born in VA in Apr 1890; in household of father, Henry Muncy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Atwell; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of
unlisted parents; married on 5 Apr 1907 at Bradshaw, WV; Nancy Catherine Muncy; age 17; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Henry and Arminda.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District, Bradshaw; taken on 29 Apr 1910; Page 71B;
Family #110/110.
Listed as Nancy C. Atwell; age 20; born in VA; married once for 3 yrs; 2 children, both living; in
household of husband, Jesse Atwell.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220A; Image 13 of 26; Family #108/118.
Listed as Nancy Atwell; age 24; born in WV; widow; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 193; WV Archives Web Site.
Whetsell Rowe; age 34; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; laborer; living at Dan, WV; son of Stephen
and Nancy; married on 2 Mar 1920 at Dan, WV; Nancy Atwell; age 29; single (sic, widow); born in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Henry and Amanda Muncy.


Jimmie Atwell

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jimmie Atwell
Race: White
Age: 23
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Bradshaw, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 24 Jan 1922
Residence Place: War, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 14 Nov 1945
Weight: 188
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 11
Next of Kin: Cecil Atwell
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Jimmie Atwell Self (Head)"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jimmie Atwell
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 23 Jan 1923
Birth Place: Bradshaw, West Virginia
Death Date: Mar 1979
Father: Jessie Atwell
Mother: Nancy Munsy
SSN: 234220805
Signature on SSN Card: James J Atwell
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Mar 1939: Name listed as JIMMIE ATWELL"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jimmie Atwell
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 24 Jan 1924
Death Date: 19 Mar 1979
SSN: 234220805"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by US Veteran's Affairs; 4 Mar 2000.
"Jimmie Atwell
Birth 24 Jan 1922
Death 19 Mar 1979 (aged 57)
Burial
Santa Fe National Cemetery
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Plot 3, 1087"


Archibald Perry Blankenship Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 186; WV Archives Web Site.
Perry Blankenship; age 33; born in Buchanan Co, VA; widowed; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV;
son of Martin and Spicy; married on 20 Apr 1911 at Bradshaw, WV; Lottie Atwell; age 16; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Frank and Nancy; information given by Jesse Atwell,
Bradshaw, WV.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Perry Blankenship; age 41; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 244A; Image 8
of 51; Family #64/65.
Listed as Perry Blankenship; age 50; born in VA; married at 21; farmer; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; death Certificate #16889; WV Archives Web Site.
Arch Perry Blankenship; age 56 yrs, 5 mons, 5 days; born 13 May 1878 at Blackey, Buchanan Co,
VA; married, husband of Lottie Blankenship; farmer; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of Martin and
____ Blankenship; died 18 Oct 1934 at Bradshaw, WV from unknown cause; had derangement of
nervous system; buried 19 Oct 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; informant, Mose Blankenship, Bradshaw,
WV.


Moore Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as More Blankenship; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


Sarah E. Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Sarah E. Blankenship; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


John B. Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as John B. Blankenship; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.


William Belcher

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV..." Haga, 1867.
William Belcher was born on Indian Creek on 10 Aug 1867 to Abraham and Sidney Belcher.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge; Joes Branch PO; taken 8 Sep 1870; Page 559B;
Image 2 of 11; Family #14/14.
Listed as William Belcher; age 2; born in WV; in household of Abraham Belcher (Beckelhiemer).
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1899); Page 297; WV Archives Web Site.
William Belcher; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; living on Tug Tiver; son of Abram
Belcher and Sidney Blakley; married on 1 Mar 1899 at Welch, WV; Peggy Harman; age 28; born in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Mathias (sic, Henry) and Christina.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 157B; Image 22 of
24; Family #133/133.
Listed as William Belcher; age 32; born in WV in Aug 1857; married; farmer; head of household.
household of husband, William Belcher.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #249/308.
Listed as William Belcher; age 56; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16217; WV Archives Web Site.
William Belcher; age 60; born in 1863 in WV; married; farmer; son of unknown parents; died 22 Dec
1923 at Welch, WV; due to old age; buried 24 Dec 1923 in Toms Mtn Cemetery, informant, G.D.
Hankins, Welch, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Terry Lindsay; 18 Oct 2017.
" William Belcher
Birth 10 Aug 1867
Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Dec 1923 (aged 56)
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Toms Mountain Cemetery
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 184387905"

Additional Information Posted:
"father: Abram Belcher
mother: Sidney

married(2): 3-1-1899, McDowell County WV / Peggy Harman"


William Belcher

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV..." Haga, 1867.
William Belcher was born on Indian Creek on 10 Aug 1867 to Abraham and Sidney Belcher.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge; Joes Branch PO; taken 8 Sep 1870; Page 559B;
Image 2 of 11; Family #14/14.
Listed as William Belcher; age 2; born in WV; in household of Abraham Belcher (Beckelhiemer).
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1899); Page 297; WV Archives Web Site.
William Belcher; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; living on Tug Tiver; son of Abram
Belcher and Sidney Blakley; married on 1 Mar 1899 at Welch, WV; Peggy Harman; age 28; born in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Mathias (sic, Henry) and Christina.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 157B; Image 22 of
24; Family #133/133.
Listed as William Belcher; age 32; born in WV in Aug 1857; married; farmer; head of household.
household of husband, William Belcher.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #249/308.
Listed as William Belcher; age 56; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16217; WV Archives Web Site.
William Belcher; age 60; born in 1863 in WV; married; farmer; son of unknown parents; died 22 Dec
1923 at Welch, WV; due to old age; buried 24 Dec 1923 in Toms Mtn Cemetery, informant, G.D.
Hankins, Welch, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Terry Lindsay; 18 Oct 2017.
" William Belcher
Birth 10 Aug 1867
Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 22 Dec 1923 (aged 56)
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Toms Mountain Cemetery
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 184387905"

Additional Information Posted:
"father: Abram Belcher
mother: Sidney

married(2): 3-1-1899, McDowell County WV / Peggy Harman"


Margaret "Peggy" Harman

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA (WV), 13th District Gilead Spring P.O., taken on 27 Jun 1850,
Page 2, Family #7.
Listed as Margaret Harman, age 1, born in VA, in household of father, Henry A. Harman.
2. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, page 14.
Big Creek Township, Tug River P.O. Family #92.
Listed as Pegga Harman, age 12, in household of mother, Christina Harman.
3. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, page 780.
Big Creek Township, page 009.
Listed as Peggy Harman, age 18, in household of mother, Christina Harman.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1899); Page 297; WV Archives Web Site.
William Belcher; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; living on Tug Tiver; son of Abram
Belcher and Sidney Blakley; married on 1 Mar 1899 at Welch, WV; Peggy Harman; age 28; born in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Mathias (sic, Henry) and Christina
5. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 157B; Image 22 of
24; Family #133/133.
Listed as Peggy Belcher; age 34; born in WV in Aug 1865; married 2 yrs; 1 child, none living; in
household of husband, William Belcher.
6. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger; taken on 6 Apr 1910; page 23B;
Image 18 of 20; Family #168/168.
Listed as Peggie Belcher; age 48; born in WV; married once for 11 yrs; 5 children, 4 living; farmer;
head of household.
7. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #249/308.
Listed as Peggy Belcher; age 60; born in WV; married; in household of husband, William Belcher.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; (now Superior); taken on
24 Apr 1930; Page 191A; Image 73 of 75; Family #626/681.
Listed as Peggy Belcher; age 73; widow; born in WV; in household of son, Paris Belcher.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3933; WV Archives Web Site.
Peggie Belcher; age 78; born in 1857 (sic, 1859) in VA; widow; housekeeping; living at Welch, WV;
daughter of Henry and Christina Harmon; informant, Ray Whitt, Big Four, WV.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Kindred Spirits; 28 Jun 2017.
" Margaret “Peggie” Harman Belcher
Birth 1857
Virginia, USA
Death 24 Mar 1935 (aged 77–78)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Toms Mountain Cemetery
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"My Dad stated she is buried in Tom's Mountain Cemetery.

"She also had three brothers:
1. Mathias (born abt 1849) married Hannah Christian,
2. William (born abt 1850) married Mary Harman?
3. Jonathan (born abt 1852) married Elizabeth Nicewander.

"Twin sisters - Sary & Lucy (born & died 1855)

"Children:
Sam Ray "Ray" Whitt 1890 - 1954 - Father: Beavers
Dan Whitt 1885 - Unknown - Father: Whitt
Paris Belcher 1901 - 1958 - Father: Belcher
Bennie Belcher 1899 - 1945 - Father: Belcher

"Not trying to disgrace my family, it happened even back then (different fathers and not married)."


Benjamin George. "Bennie" Belcher

1. 1910 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger; taken on 6 Apr 1910; page 23B;
Image 18 of 20; Family #168/168.
Listed as Bennie Belcher; age 13; born in WV; in household of mother, Peggy Harman Belcher.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #249/308.
Listed as Benjamin Belcher; age 22; born in WV; single; farm laborer; in household of father (?),
William Belcher.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; (now Superior); taken on
24 Apr 1930; Page 191A; Image 73 of 75; Family #625/680.
Listed as Ben T. Belcher; age 28; born in WV; boarder; coal miner; in household of Stonewall
Blankenship.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #T-2382; 12 Dec 1942; Ancestry.com Website.
Bennie George Belcher; age 43; born 17 Jan 1899 at Coalwood, WV; unemployed; living at Welch,
WV; person who will always know address, Paris Belcher, Welch, WV; 5' 71/2" tall; 130 lbs; blue
eyes; red hair; light complexion.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1945); Page 46; WV Archives Web Site.
Bennie T. Belcher; age 46; born in Coalwood, WV; single; son of Ben Blankenship and Peggie
Belcher; unemployed; died 31 Oct 1945 due to nebutal vercosis; reported by Roy Whitt.
6. U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1970; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Bennie G. Belcher; born 17 Jan 1899; Enlisted 23 Feb 1940; discharged 21 Oct 1942; Serial #
R-724 197; Pension #XC-3 062 533; US Army; Tech. 5, Medical Section Station Hospital, SC Unit
1928; died 30 Oct 1945; buried in Toms Mountain Cemetery, Welch, WV; signed by Ray Whitt,
27 Mar 1947.
7. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Sandra Hicks Brewer; 28 Aug 2013; maintained by Kindred
Spirits.
" Bennie G. Belcher
Birth 17 Jan 1899
Coalwood, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 31 Oct 1945 (aged 46)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Toms Mountain Cemetery
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 116204795"

Additional Information Posted:
"WV GEC 5 MED Dett WWII

"Son of William Belcher (1867-1923) and Margaret "Peggy" Harman (1859-1935)

"My Dad, Ersel Whitt Sr. stated he never married. Dad stated he was in the Military his whole career/life. Was in WWI & WW 2. Dad stated he died of a heart attack at the Ellwood Hotel in Welch.

"My Dad, Ersel Whitt Sr. stated he was buried on Tom's Mountain next to his Mother.

"I do not believe this death certificate is correct, my grandfather Sam "Ray" Whitt (his nephew - my grandfather) provided the information, Son of Ben Blankenship and Peggy Harman Belcher, My Dad Ersel Whitt Sr. stated he was William Belcher's son."


Hobert White Sr

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert White; age 25; born in WV; single; living at Lundale, WV; son of Hugh and Mary (McVey) White;
married on 18 Nov 1939 at Logan, WV; Zelda Elkins; age 23; born in WV; single; living at Lundale, WV;
daughter of Hubert and Eva (Edwards; sic, Stewart) Elkins.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hobert White; born on 28 Sep 1914; died on 4 Jun 1997; living at Lynco, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Zelda Mae Elkins

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 14 Jan 1920, Page 232A, Family #146.
Listed as Zelda Elkins, age 3 yrs, 3 mons , born in WV, in household of father, Herbert T. Elkins.
2. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Triadelphia District; Braehalm; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 128A;
Family #44.
Listed as Zelda Elkins; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Herbert T. Elkins.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert White; age 25; born in WV; single; living at Lundale, WV; son of Hugh and Mary (McVey)
White; married on 18 Nov 1939 at Logan, WV; Zelda Elkins; age 23; born in WV; single; living at
Lundale, WV; daughter of Hubert and Eva (Edwards; sic, Stewart) Elkins.
4. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Friday 3 Dec 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"LYNCO — Zelda Mae White, 94, of Lynco, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2010, at Wyoming Nursing & Rehab, New Richmond. "Born September 20, 1916, at Matewan, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Eva Stewart Elkins. "Mrs. White was a member of the Lynco Baptist Church. She loved to quilt, crochet, needlework and loved church activities. "In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Hobert White Sr. and a son, Hobert White Jr. "Survivors include her daughters, Ella Mae Woods and her husband, Jack, of Grove City, Ohio, Janieve Long and her husband, David, of Kearneysville, W.Va. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. "A celebration of Zelda’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, December 3, 2010, in the Evans Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jim Milam officiating. Burial will follow at Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny..."