McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


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. ..."


Noah "Junior" 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..."


Richard 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..."


Irene 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..."


Dora Melinda "Linda" 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..."


Maggie 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..."


Walter Meadows

1. 1900 census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 17 Jul 1900; Page 269A.; Image 62
of 65; Family #546/546.
Listed as Walter Meadows; age 12; born in May 1888 in WV; in household of father, Lewis
Meadows.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #711; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Meadows; age 29; born on "not known", 1888 in Oakvale, WV (Mercer Co); farmer; living at
Hurley, VA; married; dependent wife and one child; short with stout build; gray eyes and dark brown
hair.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Meadows; age 25; Born in Mercer Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Lewis
and Roda; married on 17 Nov 1913 at Paynesville, WV; Anna Lester; age 20; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Merda and Jane.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 233A; Image 21
of 35; Family #170/171.
Listed as Walter Meadows; age 43; born in WV; married at 25; farmer; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14988; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Meadows; age 46 yrs, 3 mons; born on 5 Jul 1890 in Mercer Co, WV; married; husband of
Annis Meadows; miner; living at Litwar, WV; son of Louis and Annis (Lester) Meadows; died on 5 Oct
1936 at Litwar, McDowell Co, WV from a gastric ulcer; buried on 7 Oct 1936 at Litwar, WV; informant,
Mrs. Walter Meadows, Litwar, WV.
6. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Osker’s parents were Walter and Anna (Lester) Meadows. "Walter’s parents were Lewis (b. May 1853) and Rhoda Meadows (b. Sept. 1856)..."


Anna Lester

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 267A, Family #495.
Listed as Anna Lester, age 4, born in Mar 1896 in WV, in household of father, Merideth Lester.
2. E-mail Message from Kim Muncy; 25 Mar 2011.
"...Osker’s parents were Walter and Anna (Lester) Meadows. "Walter’s parents were Lewis (b. May 1853) and Rhoda Meadows (b. Sept. 1856..."
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter meadows; age 25; Born in Mercer Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Lewis
and Roda; married on 17 nov 1913 at Paynesville, WV; Anna Lester; age 20; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Merda and Jane.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 233A; Image 21
of 35; Family #170/171.
Listed as Anna Meadows; age 38; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, Walter
Meadows.
5. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 213, Annie Lester
Meadows Article, submitted by Cheril Matney, H.C.R. 60 Box 426, Iaeger, WV 24844.
Ann Lester, daughter of Murdie and Jane Stacy Lester, born 28 Mar 1896;
married Walter Meadows; died in 1988.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Annie Meadows; born on 28 Mar 1896; died on 15 Jun 1988; living at Marianna, Wyoming Co, WV at
death; SS # 232-80-4277; card issued in NC or WV in 1966.


William Meadows

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 233B; Image 22
of 35; Family #170/171.
Listed as William Meadows; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Meadows.


Edward Miller

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Miller; age 30; born in VA; single; living at Maben, WV; son of William and Carrie
Miller; married on 31 Mar 1956 at Maben, WV; Nora Meadows; age 18; born at Basin, WV;
single; living at Maben, WV; daughter of Lewis and Beulah Meadows.


Nora Meadows

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Miller; age 30; born in VA; single; living at Maben, WV; son of William and Carrie
Miller; married on 31 Mar 1956 at Maben, WV; Nora Meadows; age 18; born at Basin, WV;
single; living at Maben, WV; daughter of Lewis and Beulah Meadows.