McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Harry Stafford

1. Delayed Birth Certificate Filed 9 Dec 1940; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Stafford; born 10 Apr 1909 at Baileysville, WV; third child of Julius and Martha (McCarty)
Stafford; signed by Julius Stafford.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records"; Vol #__(1949); Page 35; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Stafford; age 40; born and living at Baileysville, WV; single; son ofJulius and Martha Stafford;
married on 28 Mar 1949 at Baileysville, WV; Nellie Prater; age 26; born in KY; single; living at
Baileysville, WV; daughter of James and Ida Prater.


Nellie Mae Prater

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records"; Vol #__(1949); Page 35; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Stafford; age 40; born and living at Baileysville, WV; single; son ofJulius and Martha Stafford;
married on 28 Mar 1949 at Baileysville, WV; Nellie Prater; age 26; born in KY; single; living at
Baileysville, WV; daughter of James and Ida Prater.
2. "Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; 28 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"Nellie Mae Mullins, 81, of Pineville, formerly of Baileysville, died Monday, July 19, in a Beckley
hospital following a long illness.
"Born March 13, 1923, at Willard, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late James and Ida Mae
Stevens Prater.
"A celebration of Nellie's life was held Friday, July 23, at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with
the Revs. Darrell Prater and Mervin Sizemore officiating. Burial followed in Lester Family Cemetery, Fanrock...."


Julius Stafford

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 99; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Stafford; age 21; born in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Davy, WV; son of Harrison
and Rhoda; married on 23 Nov 1904 at Hallsville, WV; Martha McCarty; age 21; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; daughter of Floyd and Susan.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 252A; Image
5 of 17; Family #38/41.
Listed as Julius Stafford; age 24; born in WV; married once for 5 yrs; odd job laborer; head of
household.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 273; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Stafford; age 30; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Harry Stafford; married on 11
Jul 1914 at residence of John West; Viola West; age 20; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV;
daughter of Will West.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1724; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Julius Stafford; age 35; living at Trent, WV; farmer; nearest relative, Viola Stafford, Trent WV;
short with slender build; gray eyes and brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26 Jan 1920; Page 223A; Image
15 of 17; Family #116/116.
Listed as Julina Stafford; age 46; born in WV; married; blacksmith, owns shop; head of
household.
6. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 148A; Image 44 of 47;
Family #403/406.
Listed as Julius Stafford; age 48; born in KY; single (sic?); laborer in saw mill; head of household.
7. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Hardee District; E.D. 30-1; taken on 17 May 1940; Page 36B; Image
72 of 82; Household #605.
Listed as Julius Stafford; age 56; born in KY; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; laborer in saw mill; head of household.
8. Mingo Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-008; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Julius Stafford; age 57; born 2 Mar 1885 in Wayne Co, WV; living at Myrtle, Mingo Co, WV; mailing
address, Rt #1, Williamson, WV; employed by Myres Lumber Co, Omar, WV; person who will
always know address, Violia Stafford, Rt 1, Williamson, WV; 5'5" tall; 144 lbs; blue eyes; brown
hair; light complexion.
9. Delayed Birth Certificate #51812; 18 May 1953; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Stafford; born 16 May 1884 at Woosley, Wyoming Co, WV; parents, Harry and Rhoda
(Spaulding) Stafford; supporting docuements, affidavit of friend, W.C. Bailey, Sr; age 76 yrs;
Marriage Record, Wyoming Co, WV Clerk; Family bible record examined by clerk, Wyoming Co, WV


Martha McCarty

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #9.
Listed as Martha McCarty, age 14, in household of Bartley Beavers, as a nurse.
Martha is probably the daughter of, or somehow related to, the William
Beavers, age 79, listed in the James S. Bailey household, #35, in this
census because Bartley Beavers is a son-in-law of James S. Bailey.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 99; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Stafford; age 21; born in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Davy, WV; son of Harrison
and Rhoda; married on 23 Nov 1904 at Hallsville, WV; Martha McCarty; age 21; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; daughter of Floyd and Susan.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 252A; Image
5 of 17; Family #38/41.
Listed as Martha Stafford; age 20; born in WV; married once for 5 yrs; 2 children, both living;
in household of husband, Julius Stafford.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Death registry; Vol #__(1912); Page 177; Line 25; WV Archives Web Site.
Martha Stafford; age 21 yrs, 4 mons, 3 days; married; housekeeper; died 16 Apr 1912; from
pulmonary TB.


Daniel "Dan" Stafford

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 252A; Image
5 of 17; Family #38/41.
Listed as Dan Stafford; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Julius Stafford.
2. Delayed Birth Certificate Filed 9 Dec 1940; WV Archives Web Site.
Dan Stafford; born 2 Mar 1904 at Baileysville, WV; first child of Julius and Martha (McCarty) Stafford;
signed by Julius Stafford.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dan Stafford; born 28 May 1907; died in Jun 1969; SS #234-28-2631; card issued in WV before
1951.
(Caution. This may not be the same Dan Stafford)


Vicy Marie Stafford

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1906); Page 188; WV Archives Web Site.
Vicy Marie Stafford; born 2 Feb 1906 at Brier, WV; daughter of Julius and Martha Stafford.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 252A; Image
5 of 17; Family #38/41.
Listed as Vicy Stafford; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Julius Stafford.


Alcana W. Chambers

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records"; Vol #__(1905); Page 34; WV Archives Web Site.
A.W. Chambers; age 23; born and living in Summers Co, WV; married on 23 Aug 1905 at
Atkinsville, WV; Rosa Howard; age 21; born in Floyd Co, KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV.


Rosalee Howard

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records"; Vol #__(1905); Page 34; WV Archives Web Site.
A.W. Chambers; age 23; born and living in Summers Co, WV; married on 23 Aug 1905 at
Atkinsville, WV; Rosa Howard; age 21; born in Floyd Co, KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV.


Buford W. Chambers Sr

1. "Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; 28 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"Buford W. Chambers Sr., 92, of New Richmond, died Tuesday, July 20, at the residence of his son in Asheville, Ohio, near Columbus, after a long illness.
"Born February 7, 1912, he was the son of the late Alcana and Rosalee Howard Chambers.
"Services were held Monday, July 26, at the Pineville Church of God with the Rev. Norman Gray and his son, Buford W. Chambers Jr., officiating..."


Nellie Mae Prater

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records"; Vol #__(1949); Page 35; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Stafford; age 40; born and living at Baileysville, WV; single; son ofJulius and Martha Stafford;
married on 28 Mar 1949 at Baileysville, WV; Nellie Prater; age 26; born in KY; single; living at
Baileysville, WV; daughter of James and Ida Prater.
2. "Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; 28 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"Nellie Mae Mullins, 81, of Pineville, formerly of Baileysville, died Monday, July 19, in a Beckley
hospital following a long illness.
"Born March 13, 1923, at Willard, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late James and Ida Mae
Stevens Prater.
"A celebration of Nellie's life was held Friday, July 23, at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with
the Revs. Darrell Prater and Mervin Sizemore officiating. Burial followed in Lester Family Cemetery, Fanrock...."


Teddy Trump

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 180; WV Archives web Site.
Teddy Trump; age 24; born and living at McGraws, WV; single; son of Aden and Gillie Trump;
married on 26 Oct 1959 at Ravencliff, WV; Frances Coleman; age 19; born at Sabine, WV; divorced;
living at Ravencliff, WV; daughter of Kelly and Hessie (Bowers) Owens.


Frances Marie Owens

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 180; WV Archives web Site.
Teddy Trump; age 24; born and living at McGraws, WV; single; son of Aden and Gillie Trump;
married on 26 Oct 1959 at Ravencliff, WV; Frances Coleman; age 19; born at Sabine, WV; divorced;
living at Ravencliff, WV; daughter of Kelly and Hessie (Bowers) Owens.
2. "Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; 28 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"Frances Marie Owens Trump. 64, of McGraws, died Friday, July 23, in a Beckley
hospital following a long illness.
"Born May 30, 1940, she was the daughter of Hessie Tilley Owens Bower of Ravencliff and the late Kelly Owens.
"Graveside services were held Monday, July 26, at Bower Cemetery, Twin Falls State Park, with the Rev. J.C. Finley officiating. Burial immediately followed..."


Carl T. Mills

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 220; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl Mills; age 26; born on Barkers Ridge (Wyoming Co, WV); single; living at Stephenson, WV;
son of Ballard and Martha Mills; married on 13 Oct 1961 at Basin, WV; Wanda Treadway; age 16;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Amos and Esti Treadway.
2. "Independent Herald"; Pineville, WV; 28 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"Carl T. Mills, 69, of Mullens, died Saturday, July 24, at a Princeton hospital following a long illness.
"Born June 16, 1935, he was the son of the late Ballard T. and Martha Maynard Mills.
"Service was Tuesday at the Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel, Mullens, with the Rev. Mickey Mitchell officiating. Burial followed in the Milam Cemetery at Barkers Ridge..."


Wanda Treadway

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 220; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl Mills; age 26; born on Barkers Ridge (Wyoming Co, WV); single; living at Stephenson, WV;
son of Ballard and Martha Mills; married on 13 Oct 1961 at Basin, WV; Wanda Treadway; age 16;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Stephenson, WV; daughter of Amos and Esti Treadway.


William Edgar Shrewsbury

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 30 Apr 1930, Page 135A, Family #269.
Listed as Edgar Shrewsbury, age 2 yrs, 2? months, born in WV, in household of father, William M.
Shrewsbury.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 396; WV Archives Web Site.
William Edgar Shrewsbury; age 18; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of William McKinley and
Evie L. (Rhinehart) Shrewsbury; married on 14 Jul 1944 at Basin, WV; Virginia Eileen Mills; age 16;
born and living at Stephenson, WV; single; daughter of Ballard and Martha (Maynard) Mills.


Virginia Eileen Mills

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page131B Image 41
of 56; Family #423/423.
Listed as Virginia J. Mills; age 1 yr, 9 mons; in household of father, Ballard T. Mills.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 396; WV Archives Web Site.
William Edgar Shrewsbury; age 18; born and living at Bud, WV; single; son of William McKinley and
Evie L. (Rhinehart) Shrewsbury; married on 14 Jul 1944 at Basin, WV; Virginia Eileen Mills; age 16;
born and living at Stephenson, WV; single; daughter of Ballard and Martha (Maynard) Mills.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Virginia E. Shrewsbury; born on 13 Jul 1928; died on 28 Apr 1993; living at Colombus, Franklin Co,
OH at death; SS #299-34-2781; card issued in OH in 1956/57.


Kennis Matney

1. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Kennes Matney; age 19; born at Panther, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 18 May 1959 at
Cub Creek, WV; Okie Mae Meadows; age 17; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; with consent of
Lila Jane Matney, mother, father deceased of Kennes Matney; and Ruby and Oscar Meadows, parents of
Okie May meadows.


Reba Mae "Okie" Meadows

1. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Vanover: "Ruby married Osker Meadows. Children: Reba “Okie” married Kenis Matney Noah “Junior” married Sharon Rippeth Richard married Rhonda Irene married Teddy Roberts Dora Melinda “Linda” married Dean Roberts Maggie married Cecil Roberts "Ruby’s mother’s name is Lovice not Loveless..."
2. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Kennes Matney; age 19; born at Panther, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 18 May 1959 at
Cub Creek, WV; Okie Mae Meadows; age 17; born and living at Iaeger, WV; single; with consent of
Lila Jane Matney, mother, father deceased of Kennes Matney; and Ruby and Oscar Meadows, parents of
Okie May meadows.


Jackie Lee Matney

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Jackie Lee Matney, 57,of Indian Creek , WV, passed away Tuesday, November 10,2015, in Raleigh General Hospital at Beckley, WV.

"Jackie was born May 11, 1958 in Welch, WV, a son of Okie Matney and the late Kennis Matney. He was a coal miner.

"In addition to his father he was preceded in death by one sister, Ruthie Roberts.

"Survivors include one daughter, Heather Morgan and husband Joshua of Pigeon Forge, TN; three grandchildren, Austin, Michael, and Braiden Morgan all of Pigeon Forge, TN; his mother, Okie Matney of Welch, WV; two brothers, James and David Matney both of Welch, WV; and one sister, Debbie Davis of Roderfield, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 14, 2015, at 11 o'clock with Reverend Irvin Lee officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park at Bluewell, WV...."


David Lee Matney

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"David Lee Matney, 43, of Welch, WV, died Sunday, October 2, 2016. David was born November 26, 1972, in Welch, WV, a son of Okie Meadows Matney and the late Kennis Matney; he was a retired coal miner. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by one brother, Jackie Lee Matney and one sister, Ruth Ann Roberts. Survivors include his mother, Okie Matney of Welch, WV; one sister, Debbie Davis and husband Dennis of Roderfield, WV; and one brother, James Matney of Welch, WV. Funeral services will be conducted, Thursday, October 6, 2016, at 1 o'clock with Reverend Russell King officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Meadows Cemetery at Orchard Branch near Litwar, WV. ..."


James Edward Matney

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"James Edward Matney, 52, of Welch, WV, died Tuesday, December 6, 2016.
James was born June 1, 1964, in Welch, WV, a son of Okie Meadows Matney and the late Kennis Matney; he was a retired coal miner.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jackie Lee Matney and David Lee Matney; two sisters, Ruth Ann Roberts and Debbie Davis; one son, James Matney Jr. "J.W."
Survivors include his mother, Okie Matney of Welch, WV.
Funeral services will be conducted, Tuesday, December 13, 2016, at 1 o'clock with Reverend Martin West officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Meadows Cemetery at Orchard Branch near Litwar, WV. ..."