McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Albert Woolridge

1. "Pedigree Resources File", LDS CD #15, 7 May 2000, submitted by Jimmy David
Brewster, 500 Charwood Lane, West Columbia, SC 29170.
Richard Woolridge married Molly Brewster on 20 Jun 1884 in McDowell Co, WV;
children: Richard Gratton, James, George, Albert, John Lee, and Crockett.
Albert Woolridge was born on 30 Jun 1890; died on 8 Oct 1960; married Gracie
Barnett in Nov 1919.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Albert Woolridge; age 39; born in WV; married at 29; farmer; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-386; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Albert Woolridge; age 49; born on 30 Jun 1893 (sic, 1890) at Blackwolfe, NcDowell Co, WV; living at
Southfork, WV; mailing address, Pageton, WV; employed by Britton Day, Elbert, WV; person who will
always know address, Mrs. Gracie Woolridge, Pageton, WV.
4. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries, Skygusty Cemetery, by Rev. Jim Mullins.
Albert Woolridge; born on 30 Jun 1890; died on 8 Oct 1960; WV Pvt., WWI,
Company A, 318 Infantry.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1960); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Woolridge; age 70; born on 30 Jun 1890 in WV; married; retired; living at Skygusty, WV; son of
Richard and Mollie (Brewster) Woolridge; died on 8 oct 1960 in Steven Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co,
WV from duodenal fistula; buried on 10 Oct 1960 in Woolridge Cemetery, Skygusty, WV; informant,
Mrs. Gracie Woolridge, Pageton.


Grace Barnett

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Grace Woolridge; age 29; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, Albert
Woolridge.


Martha Woolridge

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Martha Woolridge; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Albert Woolridge.


Dorothy Woolridge

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Dorothy Woolridge; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Albert Woolridge.


Arthur Woolridge

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Arthur Woolridge; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Albert Woolridge.


William Luther Barnett

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 761.
Elkhorn Township, page 003.
Listed as William L. Barbett, age 6, in household of father, James Barnett.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #18/18.
Listed as William Barnett; age 55; born in WV; married at 20; farmer; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7731; WV Archives Web Site.
William Luther Barnett; age 81; born on 5 Dec 1874 at Thorpe, WV; widowed; retired farmer;
living at Skygusta, WV; son of James and Martha (Dunford) Barnett; died on 14 Jun 1956 at Skygusta,
WV from cerebral vascular accident; buried on 10 Oct 1956 in Abbs Valley Cemetery; informant, Mrs.
Albert Woolridge.


Mollie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #18/18.
Listed as Mollie Barnett; age 54; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, William L.
Barnett.


Charles Barnett

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 140A;
Image 4 of 22; Family #18/18.
Listed as Charlie Barnett; age 33; born in VA; single; in household of father, William L. Barnett.


William Riley "Billy" Day

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Page 99B, Family 284.
Listed as William R. Day, age 6, born in Dec 1894, in household of father, George Day.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 98A; Image 23 of 24;
Family #212/212.
Listed as William Day; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Day.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy R. Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Vivian, WV; son of G.W. and
Maggie Day; married on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, WV; Nellie M. Gullion; age 16; born in Smythe Co, VA;
single; daughter of Charlei J. and Laura T.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2407; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Reiley Day; age 23; born on 6 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; farmer; married; living at Filbert,
WV; dependent wife and 2 children; medium height and build; borwn eyes and black hair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 363: WV Archives Web Site.
W.R. Day; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of George
and Maggie; married on 27 Jun 1919 at Welch, WV; Debbie Martin; age 28; born in Pulaski Co, VA;
widow; daughter of William and Sarah Bryant.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 406: WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Day; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of G.W.
and Maggie; married on 15 Oct 1920 at Horsepen, VA; Ora Murphy; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Neal Murphy.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as W.R. Day; age 36; born in WV; married at 20; timberman in coal mine; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2889; Ancestry.com web site.
William R. Day; age 48; born on 14 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; living at Filbert, WV; employed by
NS Coal and Coke , at Filbert, WV; person who will always know address, Ora Day, Filbert, WV.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 015230; LDS Web Site.
William R. Day; age 75; born on 14 Dec 1893 in WV; retired miner; married, husband of Ora Wilson
Day; living at Jenkenjones, WV; son of George and Maggie (Alley) Day; died on 1 Sep 1969 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV of congestive heart failure; buried on 3 Sep 1969 in family
plot at Horsepen, VA.
10. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Day; born on 14 Dec 1893; died in Sep 1969; living at Jenkinjones, McDowell Co, WV at
death; card issued in WV before 1951.
11. E-mail, 15 Oct 2002, submitted by Doris Ritter, lritter702@charter.net.
William Riley Day; born at Vivian, WV; son of George W. and Maggie Alley
Day; married Nellie M. Gullion on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV.
Nellie was 16 at her marriage; born in Smyth Co, VA. William Riley Day remarried after Nellie's
death.


Nellie Mae Gullion

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy R. Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Vivian, WV; son of G.W. and
Maggie Day; married on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, WV; Nellie M. Gullion; age 16; born in Smythe Co, VA;
single; daughter of Charlei J. and Laura T.


Clarence Wooldridge

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Woolridge; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of
Grat and Thresa; married on 5 Sep 1931 at Welch, WV; Helen Day; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; daughter of W.R. and Nellie.
2. Social Security death index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clarence Woolridge; born on 28 Feb 1911; died in Fen 1993; living at Gary, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


Helen Eva Day

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as Hellen Day; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, William R. Day.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Woolridge; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of
Grat and Thresa; married on 5 Sep 1931 at Welch, WV; Helen Day; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; daughter of W.R. and Nellie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Flay Rhodes; age 35; born in Wilkes Co, NC; divorced; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 12 Jul 1947
at Welch, WV; Helen Eva Day; age 28; born at Filbert, WV; divorced; living at Jenkenjones, WV.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Helen D. Rhodes; born on 14 Feb 1917; died on 24 Mar 1991; living at Anawalt, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


William Riley "Billy" Day

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Page 99B, Family 284.
Listed as William R. Day, age 6, born in Dec 1894, in household of father, George Day.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 98A; Image 23 of 24;
Family #212/212.
Listed as William Day; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Day.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy R. Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Vivian, WV; son of G.W. and
Maggie Day; married on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, WV; Nellie M. Gullion; age 16; born in Smythe Co, VA;
single; daughter of Charlei J. and Laura T.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2407; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Reiley Day; age 23; born on 6 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; farmer; married; living at Filbert,
WV; dependent wife and 2 children; medium height and build; borwn eyes and black hair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 363: WV Archives Web Site.
W.R. Day; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of George
and Maggie; married on 27 Jun 1919 at Welch, WV; Debbie Martin; age 28; born in Pulaski Co, VA;
widow; daughter of William and Sarah Bryant.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 406: WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Day; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of G.W.
and Maggie; married on 15 Oct 1920 at Horsepen, VA; Ora Murphy; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Neal Murphy.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as W.R. Day; age 36; born in WV; married at 20; timberman in coal mine; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2889; Ancestry.com web site.
William R. Day; age 48; born on 14 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; living at Filbert, WV; employed by
NS Coal and Coke , at Filbert, WV; person who will always know address, Ora Day, Filbert, WV.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 015230; LDS Web Site.
William R. Day; age 75; born on 14 Dec 1893 in WV; retired miner; married, husband of Ora Wilson
Day; living at Jenkenjones, WV; son of George and Maggie (Alley) Day; died on 1 Sep 1969 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV of congestive heart failure; buried on 3 Sep 1969 in family
plot at Horsepen, VA.
10. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Day; born on 14 Dec 1893; died in Sep 1969; living at Jenkinjones, McDowell Co, WV at
death; card issued in WV before 1951.
11. E-mail, 15 Oct 2002, submitted by Doris Ritter, lritter702@charter.net.
William Riley Day; born at Vivian, WV; son of George W. and Maggie Alley
Day; married Nellie M. Gullion on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV.
Nellie was 16 at her marriage; born in Smyth Co, VA. William Riley Day remarried after Nellie's
death.


Debbie Bryant

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 363: WV Archives Web Site.
W.R. Day; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of George
and Maggie; married on 27 Jun 1919 at Welch, WV; Debbie Martin; age 28; born in Pulaski Co, VA;
widow; daughter of William and Sarah Bryant.


Debbie Bryant

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 363: WV Archives Web Site.
W.R. Day; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of George
and Maggie; married on 27 Jun 1919 at Welch, WV; Debbie Martin; age 28; born in Pulaski Co, VA;
widow; daughter of William and Sarah Bryant.


William Riley "Billy" Day

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Page 99B, Family 284.
Listed as William R. Day, age 6, born in Dec 1894, in household of father, George Day.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 98A; Image 23 of 24;
Family #212/212.
Listed as William Day; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Day.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy R. Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Vivian, WV; son of G.W. and
Maggie Day; married on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, WV; Nellie M. Gullion; age 16; born in Smythe Co, VA;
single; daughter of Charlei J. and Laura T.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2407; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Reiley Day; age 23; born on 6 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; farmer; married; living at Filbert,
WV; dependent wife and 2 children; medium height and build; borwn eyes and black hair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 363: WV Archives Web Site.
W.R. Day; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of George
and Maggie; married on 27 Jun 1919 at Welch, WV; Debbie Martin; age 28; born in Pulaski Co, VA;
widow; daughter of William and Sarah Bryant.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 406: WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Day; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of G.W.
and Maggie; married on 15 Oct 1920 at Horsepen, VA; Ora Murphy; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Neal Murphy.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as W.R. Day; age 36; born in WV; married at 20; timberman in coal mine; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2889; Ancestry.com web site.
William R. Day; age 48; born on 14 Dec 1893 at Pageton, WV; living at Filbert, WV; employed by
NS Coal and Coke , at Filbert, WV; person who will always know address, Ora Day, Filbert, WV.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 015230; LDS Web Site.
William R. Day; age 75; born on 14 Dec 1893 in WV; retired miner; married, husband of Ora Wilson
Day; living at Jenkenjones, WV; son of George and Maggie (Alley) Day; died on 1 Sep 1969 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV of congestive heart failure; buried on 3 Sep 1969 in family
plot at Horsepen, VA.
10. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Day; born on 14 Dec 1893; died in Sep 1969; living at Jenkinjones, McDowell Co, WV at
death; card issued in WV before 1951.
11. E-mail, 15 Oct 2002, submitted by Doris Ritter, lritter702@charter.net.
William Riley Day; born at Vivian, WV; son of George W. and Maggie Alley
Day; married Nellie M. Gullion on 6 Dec 1913 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV.
Nellie was 16 at her marriage; born in Smyth Co, VA. William Riley Day remarried after Nellie's
death.


Ora Murphy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 406: WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Day; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Filbert, WV; son of G.W.
and Maggie; married on 15 Oct 1920 at Horsepen, VA; Ora Murphy; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Neal Murphy.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as Ora Day; age 24; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, William R. Day.


Harry Day

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as Harry Day; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, William R. Day.


Everett J. Day

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as Everret Day; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, William R. Day.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol # 66A(1936); Page 85; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Filbert, WV; son of W.R.
and Nellie; married on 19 Jun 1936 at Welch, WV; Mildred Whittemore; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Ernest and Ellie.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Everett J. Day; born on 12 Feb 1915; died on 6 Feb 1998; living in Columbus, Franklin Co, OH at
death.
4. Ohio Death Records; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Everett J. Day; age 82; born in WV; divorced; painter; father's surname, Day; mother's maiden name,
Gullion; died on 5 feb 1998 at home, in Perry Co, OH.


Mildred Whitmore

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol # 66A(1936); Page 85; WV Archives Web Site.
Everett Day; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Filbert, WV; son of W.R.
and Nellie; married on 19 Jun 1936 at Welch, WV; Mildred Whittemore; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Ernest and Ellie.


Flay Rhodes

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Flay Rhodes; age 35; born in Wilkes Co, NC; divorced; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 12 Jul 1947
at Welch, WV; Helen Eva Day; age 28; born at Filbert, WV; divorced; living at Jenkenjones, WV.


Helen Eva Day

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 10
of 47; Family #113/90.
Listed as Hellen Day; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, William R. Day.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Woolridge; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of
Grat and Thresa; married on 5 Sep 1931 at Welch, WV; Helen Day; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; daughter of W.R. and Nellie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Flay Rhodes; age 35; born in Wilkes Co, NC; divorced; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 12 Jul 1947
at Welch, WV; Helen Eva Day; age 28; born at Filbert, WV; divorced; living at Jenkenjones, WV.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Helen D. Rhodes; born on 14 Feb 1917; died on 24 Mar 1991; living at Anawalt, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


Eva Sue Rhodes

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 20 May 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"ANAWALT — Eva Sue Rash, age 59, of PO Box 528, Anawalt, W.Va., passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, May 18, 2009 at Bluefield Regional Medical center following a long battle with cancer.Born on November 11, 1949 in Anawalt, she was a daughter of the late Flay and Helen Day Rhodes. She had been a lifelong resident of Anawalt and was of the Baptist faith. She was a graduate of Gary High School and received a degree in interior decorating. She formerly worked for Sears and Stone and Thomas as an interior decorator. God needed a mayor so she currently was serving her tenth year as mayor of Anawalt and was also a municipal judge for War. Eva has spent her life helping people.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, James H. Woolridge. Survivors include her husband, Fred Rash of the home; two sons, Robert Rash of Anawalt, and Scott Rash and special friend Jennifer of Rock Hill, S.C.; five grandchildren; and five brothers, Bob Woolridge and wife Shelby of Pageton, Bill Woolridge and wife Agnes of Bassett, Va., JD Rhodes of Green Valley, Bobby Rhodes of Michigan, and Paul Rhodes of Michigan; one sister, Virginia Rhodes of Va.; and numerous nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at the Long Point Missionary Baptist Church at Spencer's Curve in Anawalt with the Rev. Donnie Farmer officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Va.."