McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Joseph Edwin Fleming

1. Scoial Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Fleming; born on 3 Jul 1927; died on 5 Apr 1996; living at McGraws, Wyoming Co, WV at
death; SS #232-34-1723; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Twila Jane Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 22 Apr 1930, Page 201A, Family #265.
Listed as Twilie Cook, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, Rife C. Cook.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Friday 30 Nov 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"NATURAL BRIDGE STATION, Va. — Twila Jane Cook Fleming, 80, passed away Nov. 11, 2007, at her home in Natural Bridge Station following a long illness with Alzheimer’s. "A wonderful wife, mother, sister and grandmother, Twila loved gardening, cooking, playing rummy, the Atlanta Braves and NASCAR. "Born May 31, 1927, in Jesse, she was the daughter of the late Rife C. and Myrtle Browning Cook. "Mrs. Fleming was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph E. Fleming, and two brothers, William Randall Cook and Ralph C. Cook. "Survivors include three sisters, Jean, Delores and Mary Isabel; a brother Harold David; four children, Joseph Tyrone Fleming of Fairdale, Linda Jane Powers and Joni Dulaney of Natural Bridge Station, and Rhonda Fleming of Crab Orchard; seven grandchildren, Jennifer Powers Geckler, Bill Powers, Jerry Lafferty, Jason Lafferty, Patty Fleming Allen, Jamie Fleming and Troy Fleming; 11 great-grandchildren, Caroline Elizabeth Geckler, Jaine Kathryn Geckler, Rachel Powers, Joseph Ancel Powers, Brian Lafferty, Mitchell Lafferty, Jessica Lafferty, David Adams, Joey Lafferty, Juliette Allen and Sterling Fleming; and a great-great-grandchild, Lilly Lafferty. "Mrs. Fleming was laid to rest Nov. 14 at Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny..."


Elmer W. Day Rev

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 236B;
Family #175/182.
Listed as Elmer Day; age 8; born in NC; in household of father, Jesse Day.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Elmer W. Day; born on 27 Jul 1921; died on 16 Dec 2008; living at Mocksville, Davie Co, NC at
death; SS #236-18-2011; card issued in WV before 1951.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Thursday, 18 Dec 2008; Newspaper Obit.
"MOCKSVILLE, N.C. — The Rev. Elmer Warren Day Sr. passed into the presence of his Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C. "He was born on July 27, 1921, in Warrensville, N.C., to the late Jesse and Bonnie Wyatt Day. He was a member and Pastor Emeritus of Cornatzer Baptist Church. "In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Blanche Powers and Pauline Bailey; and one brother, Verner Day. "Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Hope McClung Day; four children, Bonnie (David) Washburn, Warren (Junette) Day, Danny (Jane) Day and Lois (Larry) Carter; nine grandchildren, Amy, Davy, Andy, Jason, Jennifer, Justin, Clint, Sara and Hope; seven great-grandchildren, Jacob, Trevor, Tyler, Nathaniel, Aubrey, Cade and Timothy; one sister, Daphine Acord ; and one brother, the Rev. Robert Day. "Preacher Day’s life and service will be honored and remembered at Cornatzer Baptist Church Saturday, Dec. 20. The body will be placed in the church 10 to 11 a.m. The service will begin at 11 a.m., with Pastor Jeff Beverly officiating. The family will receive friends in the fellowship building after the service. "Preacher Day served as pastor of Cornatzer Baptist Church in Davie County for 36 years. He also served as pastor at Smith Grove Baptist Church in Davidson County, N.C., and at Lookout Baptist Church in Fayette County, W.Va. "In addition to his pastoral ministry, the Rev. Day taught at Piedmont Baptist College in Winston-Salem, N.C., and was an Emeritus member of the General Council of Baptist Mid-Missions in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served under Gen. Douglas MacArthur in the Philippines during World War II..."


Robert J. Day Rev

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 236B;
Family #175/182.
Listed as Robert Day; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse Day.


William Randell Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 22 Apr 1930, Page 201A, Family #265.
Listed as Randell Cook, age 10 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Rife C. Cook.


Ralph Clinton Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 224; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Cook; age 26; born and living at Jesse, WV; single; son of Riffe and Myrtle Cook; married on
27 Dec 1957 at Mullens, WV; Ellen Belle Rollins; age 23; born at Ravencliff; single; living at Matheny,
WV; daughter of Allen and Rosa Rollins.


Ellen Belle Rollins

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 224; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Cook; age 26; born and living at Jesse, WV; single; son of Riffe and Myrtle Cook; married on
27 Dec 1957 at Mullens, WV; Ellen Belle Rollins; age 23; born at Ravencliff; single; living at Matheny,
WV; daughter of Allen and Rosa Rollins.


Jonathan Allen Rollins

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O.
Family #86, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Emsley Rollins.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 3, No 234, Haga, page 70
Allen Rollins, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, married Ida Jane Canterbury,
age 16, at Charles S. Canterbury's, on 27 Nov 1889.
Believe Allen and Jonathan Rollins are same person.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 741.
Oceana Township, page 010.
Listed as Allen Rollins, age 11, in household of father, Emsley Rollins.
4. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, Vol 11, page 669.
Magnolia Township, page 016.
Also listed here as Allen Rollins, age 12, in household of brother-in-law, Joseph Perry.
Joseph Perry married Nancy Rollins, a sister of Allens.
5. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #78.
Listed as Allen Rollins, age 32, head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 351; WV Archives Web Site.
J.A. Rollins; age 51; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Marshes, WV; son of Emsley Rollins; married
on 4 Dec 1918 in the Wyoming Co, Court House Clerk's Office, Pineville, WV; Rosa Trump; age 25;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Marshes, WV; daughter of Goodal Lafferty.


Rosa Ann Lafferty

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Slab Fork District, Family #119.
Listed as Rosey A. Lafferty, age 8, in household of father, Goodall Lafferty.
2. RootsWeb Message Board, Wyominy Co, WV, posted by Tammy, 1 Jan 2001.
Tammy's greatgrandmother, Rosa Lafferty, daughter of Goodall Lafferty,
married Russell Trump; three children; after Russell's death, Rosa married
Allen Rollins.
Goodall Lafferty's mother was named Druzilla who never married. Druzilla's
children believed to be fathered by her step-father, John Allen.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Druzilla Lafferty Search, 1 Sep 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Rosie A. Lafferty; married first Russell Giles Trump on 11 Sep 1912 in
Wyoming Co, WV; second, Allen Rollins.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 6/7 May 1910, Page 292A, Family #227.
Listed as Rosa Lafferty, age 16, in household of father, Goodall Lafferty.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 351; WV Archives Web Site.
J.A. Rollins; age 51; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Marshes, WV; son of Emsley Rollins; married
on 4 Dec 1918 in the Wyoming Co, Court House Clerk's Office, Pineville, WV; Rosa Trump; age 25;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Marshes, WV; daughter of Goodal Lafferty.


Amos Edgar Green

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #153.
Listed as Amos Green, age 5, in household of father, James Green.
2. E-mail message, Lynne Henrichs Chick, jolychick@erols.com, 15 Apr 2001.
Amos Green was born on 4 Jun 1894. This was her grandfather. Information
from her granfather's bible. Her grandfather died on 22 Feb 1877 at Welch, WV.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 226A; Family #217/221.
Listed as Amos Green; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, James Green..
4. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1101; Pineville, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917.
Amos Edgar Green; age 23; born on 4 Jun 1894 at Woosley, WV; farmer for father; single; dependent
father and mother; short with slender build; black eyes and dark hair.
5, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Amos Green; age 25; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 36; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos Edgar Green; age 33; born in Fayette Co, WV; living at Mt Hope, WV; married on 29 Sep 1929
at Beckley, WV; Beulah Evelyn Browning; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Bolt, WV.
7. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 150A; Family #87/92.
Listed as Amos Green; age 36; born in WV; absent; married at 35; logging laborer; head of
household.
8. Wyoming Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #1511; Apr 1942.
Amos Edgar Green; age 47; born on 7 Jun 1894 at Woosley, WV; living at Pineville, WV; employed
by Kopperston Coal Co, Kopperston, WV; person who will always know address, Norma Faye
Green, Pineville, WV.
9. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 348; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos Edgar Green; age 38; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Pineville, WV; son of James and
Eliza A. Green; married on 14 Jun 1936 at Fanrock, WV; Norma Faye Cook; age 24; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; daughter of Jodie and _____ Cook.
10. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Amos Green; born on 4 Jun 1894; died in Feb 1977; living at Welch, McDowell Co, WV at death.
11. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice, and Ralph.
12. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
James Green married Eliza Ann Hill on 22 Apr 1893. There were eight
children: Anna, Preston, Amos, Bessie (born 1902; died in 1996), Arthur,
Ocie (born in 1910 in Wyoming Co, WV; is the only living child; lives in
Princeron, WV); Janice (Sandy's mother, born on 23 May 1912; died 30 Aug
1964) and Ralph Green.


Norma Faye Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Glen Morrison; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 227B;
Image 2 of 40; Family #12/12.
Listed as Fay Cook; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Joda G. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 348; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos Edgar Green; age 38; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Pineville, WV; son of James and
Eliza A. Green; married on 14 Jun 1936 at Fanrock, WV; Norma Faye Cook; age 24; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; daughter of Jodie and _____ Cook.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Sunday, 3 Apr 2011; Newspaper Obit.
"WELCH-PINEVILLE — Norma Cook Green of the Welch-Pineville Road went to be with the Lord on March 30, 2011, at the age of 95. "She was born on October 16, 1915, to Joda G. Cook and Rosa Jane Farmer Cook in Glen Rogers, WV. "She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Amos E. Green, one sister Wavie Swim and three brothers, Chafin Cook, Verdun Cook and Argone Cook. "Those left to mourn her passing are her daughter, Vera Henrichs of Mechanicsville, MD; granddaughter, Lynne Chick and husband Joseph of Mechanicsville, MD; grandsons, Stephen Henrichs and wife Diana of Quartzsite, AZ, and Jonathan Henrichs and wife Marsha of Lusby, MD. She is also survived by two great-granddaughters Kathryn Chick of Arlington, VA, and Melanie Chick of Mechanicsville, MD, and one nephew, Bobby Swim of Glen Fork, WV. "She also leaves behind two dear friends, her caregivers, Ruby Green and Sonja Osborne. "Mrs. Green became a member of the First Baptist Church of Welch in 1951. She was a Past Worthy High Priestess of the Welch Chapter of the White Shrine; she was a member of the Welch Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, and was active in various women’s clubs in McDowell and Wyoming Counties. "She will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved her. "Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. on Monday, April 4, 2011, at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor C.T. Lilly officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Cemetery..."


Amos Swim

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos Swim; age 30; born in Pinceton, Mercer Co, WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; son of Wade and
Caroline Swim; married on 17 Jun 1937 at McGraws, WV; Wavie Cook; age 26; born at Glen Rogers,
WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; daughter of Jodie and Rosie Cook.


Wavie Cook

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Glen Morrison; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 227B;
Image 2 of 40; Family #12/12.
Listed as Wavie Cook; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, Joda G. Cook.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
Amos Swim; age 30; born in Pinceton, Mercer Co, WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; son of Wade and
Caroline Swim; married on 17 Jun 1937 at McGraws, WV; Wavie Cook; age 26; born at Glen Rogers,
WV; living at Glen Morrison, WV; daughter of Jodie and Rosie Cook.