McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Bartley Short

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Family 1062, page 293B.
Listed in household of father, age 6, born in VA.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, William Short.
3. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV,...", page 1.
Bartley Short, age 21, married on 16 Sep 1866 Massey Hill, age 23.
Born in Wise Co, VA, parents were William and Sarah Short.
4. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 2, Family #13.
Listed as Bartley Short, age 24, as head of household.
5. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1879
James R. Short was born on 10 Apr 1879 to Bartley and Mazey J. Short.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 743.
Huff Creek Township, page 011.
Listed as Bartley Short, age 33, head of household, a farmer.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #20.
Listed as Bartley Short, age 53, born in VA, as head ofhousehold.
8. 1910 Census, Memifee Co, KY; District 1; Frenchburg; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 227B; Image 22
of 33; Family #188/188.
Listed as Bartley Short; age 68; born in VA; married once for 43 yrs; farmer; head of household,
9. Ancestry.com Web Site, Bartley Short Search, 28 Aug 2002, submitted by
Charles Ferrell, stella@phonl.com.
Bartley Short; born on 9 Dec 1847; died on 10 Dec 1915; buried in
Short/Bethel Cemetery, Frenchburg, KY.


Mazy Jane Hill

1. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 17 Aug 1850, page 258B, Family #303.
Listed as Mazy Hill, age 9, born in NC, in household of father, John Hill.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV,...", page 1.
Bartley Short, age 21, married on 16 Sep 1866 Massey Hill, age 23.
Born in Aquiana Co, NC, parents were John and Elizabeth Hill.
3. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 2, Family #13.
Listed as Maza Short, age 24, in household of husband, Bartley Short.
4. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1879
James R. Short was born on 10 Apr 1879 to Bartley and Mazey J. Short.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 743.
Huff Creek Township, page 011.
Listed as Mazy J. Short, age 36, in household of husband, Bartley Short.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #20.
Listed as Maza Short, age 55, in household of husband, Bartley Short.
8. 1910 Census, Memifee Co, KY; District 1; Frenchburg; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 227B; Image 22
of 33; Family #188/188.
Listed as Mazie J. Short; age 64; born in NC; married once for 43 yrs; 9 children, 4 living; in
household of husband, Bartley Short.
9. 1920 Census, Menifee Co, KY; District 1; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 244A; Family #30/30.
Listed as Mazey Short; age 72; born in NC; widow; head of household.
10. 1930 Census, Menifee Co, KY; District 1; Frenchburg; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 241A;
Family #43/43.
Listed as Mazie Short; age 84; born in NC; widow; married at 21; in household of son-in-law, Albert
P. Hatfield.
11. Ancestry.com Web Site, Bartley Short Search, 28 Aug 2002, submitted by
Charles Ferrell, stella@phonl.com.
Mazie Short; born on 20 May 1845; buried in Short/bethel Cemetery,
Frenchburg, KY.


Joseph Short

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 2, Family #13.
Listed as Joseph Short, age 1, in household of father, Bartley Short.


Rebecca J. Short

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 743.
Huff Creek Township, page 011.
Listed as Rebecca C. Short, age 9, in household of father, Bartley Short.
2. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1893, Haga.
Rebecca J. Short died 29 Dec 1893 at age 21, daughter of Bartley and M.
Short.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Rebecca Short; born in 1870; died on 8 Aug 1894; buried in Old Short
Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co, WV. is this the same Rebecca?


Thomas Short

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 743.
Huff Creek Township, page 011.
Listed as Thomas Short, age 3, in household of father, Bartley Short.
2. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1876.
Thomas Short was born on 17 Oct 1876 to Bartley and Mazy J. Short.


Bartley Short

1. "Births Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga 1881.
Bartley Short was born on 3 Nov 1881 to Bartley and Mary Short.


Joseph Short

1. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 428.
William and Sarah's children were: Bartley, Joseph, Ben, Noah and David.
Joseph married Eveline Hill. Their children were: Norah, Rebecca, Edward,
Sarah, Maza, Powell, Charles, Elizabeth, Martha, John Andrew, and Pierce.
2. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Family 1062, page 293B.
Listed in household of father, age 4, born in VA.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, William Short.
4. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 4, Family #23
Listed as Joseph Short, age 22, as head of household, a farmer.
5. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Vernon Leo Short Article, page 166.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 744.
Huff Creek Township, page 008.
Listed as Joseph Short, age 33, head of household, a farmer.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV", Vol 4, No 63, Haga, page 57.
Joseph Short, age 43, born in Tazewell Co, VA, married on 27 Sep 1891 Mrs.
Margaret Gore, age 38.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 4 Jun 1900, Page 245A, Family #22.
Listed as Joseph Short, age 52, born in WV in Feb 1848, married 8 yrs, farmer, head of household.
9. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Joseph Short; born on 24 Feb 1848; died on 1 Oct 1932; buried in Old Short
Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co, WV.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 21 Apr 1910;
Page 187B, Family #77.
Listed as Joseph Short, age 63, born in WV, married twice, last time for
18 yrs, livestock trader, head of household.


Evaline Hill

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 73.
Joseph Short, age 16, born in Russell Co, VA, son of William and Sarah
Short, married Evaline Hill, age 19, born in Ashe Co, NC, daughter of Leland
Hill. They were married on 10 Dec 1863.
2. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 4, Family #23
Listed as Evaline Short, age 21, in household of husband, Joseph Short.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 744.
Huff Creek Township, page 008.
Listed as Evaline Short, age 32, in household of husband, Joseph Short.
4. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Vernon Leo Short Article, page 166.
"...Great paternal grandparents are Joseph and Eveline Hill Short...."
5. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1891, Haga.
Evaline Short died 8 May 1891, wife of Joseph Short. Born in Ashe Co, NC,
daughter of M. and L. Hill.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Evaline Short; born on 4 Apr 1848; died on 8 May 1890; buried in Old Short
Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co, WV.


Powell S. Short

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 744.
Huff Creek Township, page 008.
Listed as Powell Short, age 4 months, in household of father, Joseph Short.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 4 Jun 1900, Page 245A, Family #22.
Listed as Powell S. Short, age 20, born in WV in Feb 1880, in household of father, Joseph Short.


Elizabeth Short

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1882.
Elizabeth Short was born on 23 Jul 1882 to Joseph and Evaline Short.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 4 Jun 1900, Page 245A, Family #22.
Listed as Elizabeth Short, age 17, born in WV in Jul 1882, in household of father, Joseph Short.


Charles R. Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 4 Jun 1900, Page 245A, Family #22.
Listed as Charles R. Short, age 13, born in WV in Apr 1887, in household of father, Joseph Short.
2. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Wyoming Co, WV, Draft Board, Pineville, WV, Reg. Card 560.
Charley Short; age 30; born on 18 Apr 1887, at Bailyesville, Wyoming Co, WV; living at Windom, WV;
farmer; wife and child to support; short height with stout build; blue eyes and dark hair; 5 Jun 1918.


Enoch Tolliver

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Hiram Toliver.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 83.
Enoch Toliver married Amy (sic Ann) Short, daughter of William and Sarah Short.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 47.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History"; 1965; by Mary Keller Bowman; Pages 480 and 481.
"...4. Enoch Tolliver (b. 1855, Ashe County, North Carolina) married (1)Anna Short; (2) Rhoda Bailey;
lived near head of Black Fork. He was a merchant, postmaster and Primitive Baptist preacher. He
and his second wife were brutally murdered at their home on Dec. 25, 1928 (sic?, 1927) when he
was 87 years old, by a wayward son (Believe this was Wise Bailey.). Children of the first marriage
were Hiram; William; Charles; Crawford; Booker; Lee who died at Camp Mead, Ind., in Oct 1918;
Sarah; Rebecca; Minerva; Etta; and Nancy Tolliver..."
5. "Hertiage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, "Cemeteries", page 44.
Enoch was 87 yrs old when he and his second wife, Rhoda Bailey, were
murdered in their home on 26 Dec 1927.
6. Ibid, page 179, Rebecca Toliver Article.
Enoch's parents were Hiram and Nancy Jones Toliver. Enoch was born in Ashe Co, NC.
7. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 751.
Slab Fork Township, page 004.
Listed as Enoch Tolliver, age 34, head of household, a farmer.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #138.
Listed as Enoch Toliver, age 59, born in NC, head of household.
9. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 20/21 Apr 1910, Page 282B,
Family #60.
Listed as Enoch Toliver; age 68; born in NC; married once for 45 yrs; farmer; head of household.
10. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1922); Page 198; WV Archives WebSite.
A license was issued on 19 Apr 1922 to Enoch Tolliver; age 82; born in NC; living at Maben, WV to
marry Rhoda Bailey; age 63; born in WV; living at Maben, WV; information given by Booker Toliver;
no return by minister.
11. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #16899; WV Archives Web Site.
Enoch Toliver; age 87 yrs, 2 mons, 19 days; born on 7 Oct 1840 in NC; merchant; married; son of
Hiram and Nancy (Hill) Toliver; died on 26 Dec 1927 from a fractured skull; homicide; buried on 28
Dec 1927 at Maben, WV; informant, Ery E. Cook, Maben WV.
12. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Enoch Toliver; born on 6 Oct 1840; died on 26 Dec 1927; buried in Cox
Cemetery, Twin Falls State Park, Wyoming Co, WV.


Anna Short

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, William Short.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 83.
Enoch Toliver married Amy (sic Ann) Short, daughter of William and Sarah
Short.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 47.
4. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Family 1062, page 293B.
Listed in household of father, age 2, born in VA.
5. "Hertiage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, "Cemeteries", page 44.
Annie died in 1921 and was buried in the Tolliver Cemetery by her husband
Enoch.
6. Ibid, page 179, Rebecca Toliver Article.
Annie Short's parents were William and Sarah Birchfield Short.
7. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 751.
Slab Fork Township, page 004.
Listed as Annie Tolliver, age 31, in household of husband, Enoch Tolliver.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #138.
Listed as Annia Toliver, age 50, in household of husband, Enoch Toliver.
9. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 20/21 Apr 1910, Page 282B,
Family #60.
Listed as Annie Toliver; age 60; born in WV; married once for 45 yrs; 14 children, 11 living;
in household of husband, Enoch Toliver.
10. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Annie Toliver; born on 24 Nov 1840; died on 13 Apr 1921; buried in Cox
Cemetery, Twin Falls State Park, Wyoming Co, WV.


James Tolliver

1. "Wyoming Deaths, 1853-1894", Haga, Year of 1886, Slab Fork District.
James Toliver died, son of Enoch and Anna Toliver.


Noah Lee Tolliver

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #138.
Listed as Noah Lee Toliver, age 10, in household of father, Enoch Toliver.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 20/21 Apr 1910, Page 282B,
Family #60.
Listed as Lee Toliver; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, Enoch Toliver.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History"; 1965; by Mary Keller Bowman; Page 481.
"...Wyoming County Men, World War I, by Historian Goode; Died of Disease in United States:.."
"...Pvt. Noah Lee Tolliver; Auxiliary Remount Depot; died of pneumonia: Oct 10, 1918..."


Nancy Tolliver

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #138.
Listed as Nancy Toliver, age 5, in household of father, Enoch Toliver.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 20/21 Apr 1910, Page 282B,
Family #60.
Listed as Nancy Toliver; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Enoch Toliver.


David S. Short

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, William Short.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek Dist, Family 34.
3. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 428.
William and Sarah's children were: Bartley, Joseph, Ben, Noah and David.
David married Mary Morgan, daughter of Floyd Morgan. Their children were:
Cosbie, Bessie, Nettie, Robert, Dewey, Laura, Bertha and two other
daughters.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 73.
David Short, age 21, born in Wyoming Co, WV, married Mary Morgan, age 17,
also born in Wyoming Co, WV. They were married on 20 Nov 1879.
5. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV..." Haga, 1880.
Floyd Short was born on 26 Nov 1880 to David S. and Mary Short.
Gives David's middle initial as S.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 744.
Huff Creek Township, page 008.
Listed as David Short, age 21, in household of father, William Short.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as David Short, age 43, as head of household.
8. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 2, Family #7.
Listed as David Short, age 8, in household of father, William Short.
9. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183A, Family #8.
Listed as David Short, age 50, born in WV, married 31 yrs, farmer, head of
household.
10. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 142B; Family #133/139.
Listed as David Short; age 61; born in WV; farmer; head of household.
11. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 80A; Family #148/150.
Listed as David Short; age 69; born in WV; married at 22; farmer; head of household.


Mary Morgan

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek Dist, Family 19.
2. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 428.
William and Sarah's children were: Bartley, Joseph, Ben, Noah and David.
David married Mary Morgan, daughter of Floyd Morgan. Their children were:
Cosbie, Bessie, Nettie, Robert, Dewey, Laura, Bertha and two other
daughters.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 73.
David Short, age 21, born in Wyoming Co, WV, married Mary Morgan, age 17,
also born in Wyoming Co, WV. They were married on 20 Nov 1879.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 744.
Huff Creek Township, page 008.
Listed as Mary Short, age 18, in household of father-in-law, William Short,
with husband, David Short.
5. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as Polly Short, age 38, in household of husband, David Short.
6. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183A, Family #8.
Listed as Mary Short, age 48, born in WV, married 31 yrs, 14 children, 12
living, in household of husband, David Short.
10. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 142B;
Family #133/139.
Listed as Pollie Short; age 56; born in WV; in household of husband, David Short.
11. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 80A;
Family #148/150.
Listed as Polly Short; age 65; born in WV; married at 18; in household of husband, David Short.


Floyd Short

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV..." Haga, 1880.
Floyd Short was born on 26 Nov 1880 to David S. and Mary Short.


Wayne Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as Wayne Short, age 18, in household of father, David Short.
2. Shields Cemetery, Brier Creek, WV.
Wayne Short, b 1 Feb 1883, d 25 Dec 1902.


Nettie Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as Nettie Short, age 8, in household of father, David Short.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183A, Family #8.
Listed as Nettie Short, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, David
Short.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 142B; Family #133/139.
Listed as Nettie Short; age 24; born in WV; in household of father, David Short.


Bertha Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as Burtha Short, age 5, in household of father, David Short.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183B, Family #8.
Listed as Bertha Short, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, David
Short.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 142B; Family #133/139.
Listed as Bertha Short; age 22; born in WV; in household of father, David Short.


Sadie? Gracie? Short

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #103.
Listed as Sadie Short, age 4 months, in household of father, David Short.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183B, Family #8.
Listed as Gracie Short, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, David
Short.


Henry Hunt

1. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, Family 119, page 441.
Listed as Henry Hunt, age 28, born in KY, as head of household, a farmer.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household. Listed as a blacksmith.
3. "Pioneer Families of Easternand Southeastern Kentucky", Kozee, page 158.
Henry Hunt married Sarah Lowe on 14 Apr 1842.
4. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of infant daughter of Henry and Sarah Hunt.
5. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV...", pages 98/99.
Brother of Elizabeth Hunt, RIN 3868, who married John Belcher in 1833.
6. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 23.
7. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 9/10 Jun 1880; Page 157D; Family #25.
Listed as Henry Hunt; age 58; born in KY; farmer; head of household.
8. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 2, No 205, Haga, page 44.
Henry Hunt, age 65, born in Pike Co, KY, reisdent of Raleigh Co, WV, married
on 20 Aug 1885 Mary Belcher, age 48, born in McDowell Co, WV.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 1 Jun 1900, Page 244B, Family #11.
Listed as Henry Hunt, age 86 (sic,78), born in KY in Apr 1814, farmer, head of household.


Sarah B. Lowe

1. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, Family 119, page 441.
Listed as Sarah Hunt, age 30, born in KY, in household of husband, Henry Hunt.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Henry Hunt.
3. "Pioneer Families of Easternand Southeastern Kentucky", Kozee, page 158.
Henry Hunt married Sarah Lowe on 14 Apr 1842.
4. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of infant daughter of Henry and Sarah Hunt.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 23.
6. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 9/10 Jun 1880; Page 157D; Family #25.
Listed as Sarah B. Hunt; age 59; born in VA; in household of husband, Henry Hunt.


Unnamed Hunt

1. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of infant son of Henry and Sarah Hunt.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1856.
Reported as stillborn.


Rebecca Hunt

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Henry Hunt.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 23.
3. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 9/10 Jun 1880; Page 157D; Family #25.
Listed as Rebecca Hunt; age 20; born in WV; in household of father, Henry Hunt.


Henry Hunt

1. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, Family 119, page 441.
Listed as Henry Hunt, age 28, born in KY, as head of household, a farmer.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household. Listed as a blacksmith.
3. "Pioneer Families of Easternand Southeastern Kentucky", Kozee, page 158.
Henry Hunt married Sarah Lowe on 14 Apr 1842.
4. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of infant daughter of Henry and Sarah Hunt.
5. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV...", pages 98/99.
Brother of Elizabeth Hunt, RIN 3868, who married John Belcher in 1833.
6. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 23.
7. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 9/10 Jun 1880; Page 157D; Family #25.
Listed as Henry Hunt; age 58; born in KY; farmer; head of household.
8. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 2, No 205, Haga, page 44.
Henry Hunt, age 65, born in Pike Co, KY, reisdent of Raleigh Co, WV, married
on 20 Aug 1885 Mary Belcher, age 48, born in McDowell Co, WV.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 1 Jun 1900, Page 244B, Family #11.
Listed as Henry Hunt, age 86 (sic,78), born in KY in Apr 1814, farmer, head of household.


Mary "Polly" Belcher

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, John Belcher.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barker's Ridge District; Joes Branch PO; , taken 8 Sep 1870,
Page 559B; Family #13/13.
Listed as Mary Belcher; age 32; born in VA; in household of father, John Belcher.
3. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Family 728, page 268.
Listed in household of father, John Belcher, age 13, born in VA.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 2, No 205, Haga, page 44.
Henry Hunt, age 65, born in Pike Co, KY, reisdent of Raleigh Co, WV, married
on 20 Aug 1885 Mary Belcher, age 48, born in McDowell Co, WV.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork Township; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 537C;
Family #58/58.
Listed as Mary Belcher; age 42; born in VA in household of father, John Belcher.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 1 Jun 1900, Page 244B, Family #11.
Listed as Polly Hunt, age 65, born in WV in Sep 1834, in household of husband, Henry Hunt.


William Blankenship

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Family 772, page 271.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 12, born in VA, in household of father,
Eli Blankenship.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 3.
William Blankenship, age 29, married Clarisy Blankenship, age 29, on 7 Jan
1869.
Born in Tazewell Co, VA; parents were Elijah and Elizabeth Blankenship.
3. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 19, Family #123.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 32, as head of household, a farm laborer.
4. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
William Blankenship, son of Zachariah and Dorcas Lester Blankenship, was
born in 1843 in KY; married Clara Blankenship (Believe this is in error;
the William Blankenship that married Clarissa Blankenship was the son of
Elijah and Elizabeth Blankenship per his marriage license).
5. Pedigree Resource File, LDS, Disk #5, submitted by Glenn Allen, 21211 Cupar
Lane, Huntington Beach, CA 92646, 15 Sep 1999.
Lists the William Blankenship that married Clarissa as the son of Zachariah.
This is not consistant with the information given on his marriage license.
6. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, page 795.
Sandy River District, page 003.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 41, divorced, in household of Jacob
Puckett.
7. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", Book 1, page 112.
William Blankenship, age 45, born in Tazewell Co, VA, widowed, son of Raleigh
(sic, Elijah) and Elizabeth Blankenship, married on 1 Sep 1883 Mary Elizabeth
Mullins, age 40, widow, born in KY. William's father is clearly written as
Raleigh. Believe this is an error by court clerk in reading license
handwriting.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, page 245A, Family #18.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 61, born in Jun 1838, in WV, married 16
years, head of household.
9. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 20 Apr 1910;
Page 186B, Family #61.
Listed as William Blankenship, age 72, born in WV, married 3 times, last
time for 27 yrs, farmer, head of household.


Mary Elizabeth Hunt

1. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, Family 119, page 441.
Listed as Mary E. Hunt, age 6, born in KY, in household of father, Henry
Hunt. Twin of Lewis.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Henry Hunt.
This could be a mistake since she was married to John H. Mullins at this
census.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV", Vol 1, Haga, page 63.
John Mullens, age 22, born in Wise Co, VA, son of Solomon and Elizaneth M.
Mullins, married on 14 Jun 1865, Mary Hurst (sic Hunt), age 21, born in Pike
Co, KY, daughter of Henry and Sarah Hunt.
4. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, John H. Mullins.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 66.
6. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 791.
Elkhorn District, page 004.
Listed as Mary Elizabeth Mullins, age 36, in household of husband, John
Mullins.
7. "McDowell Co, WVGW:Queries 1997", internet site
www.scioto.org/McDowell/MQS/queries1997.html
Jerrie Moore, JMoore3672@aol.com.
Searching for children of John and Mary Hunt Mullins. John was born in Wise
Co, VA in 1843. He married Mary Elizabeth Hunt in Wyoming Co, in 1865.
His parents were Solomon and Elizabeth Mullins. Mary Elizabeth's parents
were Henry and Sarah Lowe Hunt.
8. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", Book 1, page 112.
William Blankenship, age 45, born in Tazewell Co, VA, widowed, son of Raleigh
and Elizabeth Blankenship, married on 1 Sep 1883 Mary Elizabeth Mullins, age
40, widow, born in KY.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, page 245A, Family #18.
Listed as Mary E. Blankenship, age 55, born in Oct 1844, married 16
years, 10 children, 10 living, in household of husband, William Blankenship.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 20 Apr 1910;
Page 186B, Family #61.
Listed as Mary Blankenship, age 68, born in WV, married twice times, last
time for 27 yrs, 10 children, all living, in household of husband, William
Blankenship.


Samuel F. Blankenship

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, page 245A, Family #18.
Listed as Samuel F. Blankenship, age 11, born in Apr 1889, in WV, in
household of father, William Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 20 Apr 1910;
Page 186B, Family #61.
Listed as Sam Mullins (sic, Blankenship), age 22, born in WV, in household,
of father, William Blankenship.


James Wilson Cook

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household. Listed with wife Deborah and children.
2. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Wilson Cook, age 33, born in VA, head of household, a farmer.
3. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of wife Debroah Cooke on 31 Aug 1856. She was daughter of Sally Christian.
4. "Marriages of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 26.
James W. Cook, son of Thomas and Elender Cooke, widowed, married Sarah
Meadows, daughter of Ephriam and Elender Meadows.
5. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household with wife, Sarah.
6. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV: Slab Fork Township; Joes Branch PO; taken on 16 Sep 1870; Page
600B; Image 8 of 12; Family #54/54.
Listed as James W. Cook; age 54; born in VA; farm worker; head of household.
7. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
8. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 7 Jun 1880; Page 156A; Image 1 of 17;
Family #6/6.
Listed as James W. Cook; age 66; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 21 Jun 1900, Page 269A,
Family #154.
Listed as James W. Cook, age 83, born in Apr 1817 in WV, in household of son,
Frances Jasper Cooke.


Debroah Cozart? Christian

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Wilson Cooke.
2. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of Debroah Cooke on 31 Aug 1856. She was daughter of Sally
Christian.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
James Wilson Cooke married first Debroah Cozart, and second Sarah Meadows.
4. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Deaborah Cook, age 29, born in VA, in household of husband, James
Wilson Cooke.
5. Family Search.com, LDS Web Site, Eli Lusk search, 6 Sep 2001; submitted by
Juanita M. Moultrie, 12009 SE 11 th Street, Vancover, WA 98684.
James Wilson Cook married Debroah Cozart. Was she married first to a Cozart.
Her death record states she was the daughter of Sarah Christian.


Ellen Cook

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Wilson Cooke.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
Ellen Cooke married (_______) O'Neal.
3. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Ellen Cook, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, James
Wilson Cooke.


Sarah Cook

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Wilson Cooke.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
3. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Sarah Cook, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, James
Wilson Cooke.


Ellison Cook

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Wilson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, James W. Cooke.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
A Union soldier, died in the Civil War.
4. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Ellison Cook, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, James
Wilson Cooke.


Unnamed Cook

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1855.
Unnamed child born dead on 13 Oct 1855 to Wilson and Debroah Cooke.


Sarah "Sally" Christian

1. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of Debroah Cooke on 31 Aug 1856. She was daughter of Sally
Christian.
2. Family Search.com, LDS Web Site, Eli Lusk search, 6 Sep 2001; submitted by
Juanita M. Moultrie, 12009 SE 11 th Street, Vancover, WA 98684.
James Wilson Cook married Debroah Cozart. Was she married first to a Cozart.
Her death record states she was the daughter of Sarah Christian.


James Remley Cook

1. 1850 Census, Raleigh, Co, WV, per Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Wilson Cooke.
2. "Marriages of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 26.
James R. Cooke, son of James W. Cooke, married Martha Acord on 6 Sep 1859.
Martha was daughter of John and Nancy Acord.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household with wife, Martha.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 16 Sep 1870;
Page 600B; Family #53/53.
Listed as James R. Cook; age 30; born in VA; farm worker; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork Township; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 537D;
Family #69/69.
Listed as James R. Cooke, age 39, born in VA; farmer; head of household.
6. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Mattie Cooke died Aug 1888 of consumption at age 50, information given by
James R. Cooke.
Per Haga, the 1880 Census listed James R., age 39, Martha, age 37, Virginia
C., age 19, Nancy, age 15, M.E, age 13, John M., age 11, James L., age, 10 (a
nephew), Martha E., age 9, James W., age 7, Robert T., age 3 and George H.,
nine months.
7. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 402.
8. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 4, No 75, Haga, page 21.
James Remley Cooke, age 51, married Frances Goode, age 44, born in Franklin
Co, VA. They were married on 6 Dec 1891.
8. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 437.
Frances Goode married James Remley Cooke.
9. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 708.
Slab Fork Township, page 008.
Listed as James R. Cooke, age 39, head of household, a farmer.
10. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #112.
Listed as James B.? Cook, age 59, head of household.
11. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #11, page 14A, taken 14 Aug 1850.
Listed as Rimley Cook, age 9, born in VA, in household of father, James
Wilson Cooke.


Martha Acord

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, James R. Cooke.
2. "Marriages of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 26.
James R. Cooke, son of James W. Cooke, married Martha Acord on 6 Sep 1859.
Martha was daughter of John and Nancy Acord.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 16 Sep 1870;
Page 600B; Family #53/53.
Listed as Martha Cook; age 28; born in VA; in household of husband, James R. Cook.
4. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Mattie Cooke died Aug 1888 of consumption at age 50, information given by
James R. Cooke.
Per Haga, the 1880 Census listed James R., age 39, Martha, age 37, Virginia
C., age 19, Nancy, age 15, M.E, age 13, John M., age 11, James L., age, 10 (a
nephew), Martha E., age 9, James W., age 7, Robert T., age 3 and George H.,
nine months.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 407.
Listed Martha as daughter of Benjamin and Nancy Allen Acord. This is not
correct. Martha was a sister of Benjamin and daughter of John and Nancy
Harper Acord.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork Township; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 537D;
Family #69/69.
Listed as Martha Cooke, age 37, born in VA; in household of husband, James H. Cooke.


Virginia C. Cook

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 16 Sep 1870;
Page 600B; Family #53/53.
Listed as Virginia Cook; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, James R. Cook.
2. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Mattie Cooke died Aug 1888 of consumption at age 50, information given by
James R. Cooke.
Per Haga, the 1880 Census listed James R., age 39, Martha, age 37, Virginia
C., age 19, Nancy, age 15, M.E, age 13, John M., age 11, James L., age, 10 (a
nephew), Martha E., age 9, James W., age 7, Robert T., age 3 and George H.,
nine months.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork Township; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 537D;
Family #69/69.
Listed as Virginia C. Cooke, age 19, born in VA; in household of father, James H. Cooke.


Henry L. Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #112.
Listed as Henry L. Cook, age 20, in household of father, James R. Cooke.


Henderson H. Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #112.
Listed as Henderson H. Cook, age 18, in household of father, James R. Cooke.


Perlene A. Cook

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV ...", Haga, 1884.
Perlene Cooke was born in 1884 (no date given) at Cedersburg to James R. Cooke.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #112.
Listed as Polina A. Cook, age 15, in household of father, James R. Cooke.