McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James W. Adams

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek Township; Sunhill PO; taken on 6 Aug 1870; Page 581A;
Family #6/6.
Listed as James Adams; age 45; born in KY; farmer; head of household.
2. "Wyoming Co, WV Heritage...", "Jesse L. Adams" article, page 74.
Came to Wyoming Co, WV about 1855 from Pike Co, KY.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek Township, Family 6.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 687.
Huff Creek Township, Family 1.
Listed as head of household, age 56, as a farmer.
5. 1843 Logan Co, WV Tax List, page 1.
John W. Adams, 1 male over 16, no slaves, 2 horses.


Hettie Ann Miller

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #39.
Listed as Hetann Miller, age 13, born in VA, farmer, in household of mother,
Celia Walker Miller.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as Hettie A. Adams, age 24, born in VA, in household of husband, James
Adams.
3. "Wyoming Co, WV Heritage...", "Jesse L. Adams" article, page 74.
Wife of James W. Adams.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek Township; Sunhill PO; taken on 6 Aug 1870; Page 581A;
Family #6/6.
Listed as Hetta A. Adams, age 35; born in VA; in household of husband, James Adams.
5. "Marriages of Wyoming Co...", Vol 5, No 273, Haga, page 17.
Mathias Christian, age 62, born in Tazewell Co, VA, married on 6 Apr 1898,
Mrs. Hettie (Miller) Adams, age 61, daughter of (________) and Celia Miller.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 687.
Huff Creek Township, Family 1.
Listed in household of husband, James W. Adams, age 45, keeping house.
7. Ancestry.com Web Site, Mathias Christian Search, 7 May 2002, submitted by
John Donnelly, johndonnelly@jdproud.com.
Mathias Christian: born in 1834 in Tazewell Co, VA; son of Thomas B. and
Mary C. Altizer Christian; married first, Eleanor Beavers on 5 Sep 1854 in
Tazewell Co, VA; married second, Mary Huff on 25 Sep 1904 in Madison, OH;
married third, Hattie (_________).


Wilson A. Adams

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, James Adams.


Edward Henderson Adams

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek Township; Sunhill PO; taken on 6 Aug 1870; Page 581A;
Family #6/6.
Listed as Henderson E. Adams; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, James Adams.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 687.
Huff Creek Township, Family 1.
Listed in household of father, James W. Adams, age 19, as a laborer.


Andrew Lewis Miller

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #39.
Listed as Lewis Miller, age 10, born in VA, farmer, in household of mother,
Celia Walker Miller.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Andrew Lewis Miller Article, page 142.
Married Susan Adams, from Pike Co, Ky in 1866.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as Lewis Miller, age 19, in household of mother, Celia Miller.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 58.
Andrew L. Miller, age 26, born in Logan Co, WV, son of Celan, married on
19 Jul 1873 Susan Adams, age 15, born in Pike Co, KY, daughter of Prissella.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Dist, at Sunhill PO, Family 71.
Listed as Lewis Miller, age 28, a farmer, head of household.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 731
Clear Fork Township, page 002.
Listed as A.L.Miller, age 39, head of household, a farmer.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #2.
Listed as Andrew L. Miller, age 59, as head of household.
8. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 186A, Family #48.
Listed as Andrew L. Miller, age 69, born in WV, married 43 yrs, farmer, head
of household.
9. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 9 Jan 1920, page 137A, Family #44.
Listed as Lewis Miller, age 79, born in WV, widowed, in household of son-in-law, Charles Damron.
10. "Pedigree Resource File", LDS, CD #5, 15 Sep 1999, submitted by Glenn Allen
Lester, 21211 Cupar Lane, Huntington, Beach, CA.
Andrew Lewis Miller was born on 25 Aug 1840 in Logan Co, WV; died on 23 Jan
1923 in Wyoming Co, WV.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
A.L. Miller; born on 25 Aug 1840; died on 21 Jan 1923; buried with wife,
Susan Adams, in Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV.
12. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by Patty Greene;
7 Apr 2006.
Andrew Lewis "Rush" Miller; born 25 Aug 1840 in Logan Co, WV; died 21 Jan 1923 in Wyoming Co, WV; buried
here; gravemaker shown.
"Son of Peter Miller (1785-Deceased) & Celia Walker Miller (1800-Deceased).

"Married to Susannah "Susan" Adams (1850-1913) on Aug. 30, 1866.

"Father of Walter T. Miller (1868-1953), Isaac Edward "Ed" Miller (1870-1940), Cora Miller-Lockhart (1876-1904), Peter Miller (1876-1930), John Miller (1879-1921), George Washington Miller (1880-1963), Madison T. Miller (1881-1952), Franklin E. Miller (1883-1919), Mary Miller-Wyatt (1883-1974), Albert Lewis Miller (1890-1964), & Martha Miller-Dameron (1893-1951).

"Family links:
Spouse:
Susannah Adams Miller (1850 - 1913)*

"Children:
Walter T. Miller (1868 - 1953)*
Isaac Edward Miller (1870 - 1940)*
Peter Miller (1876 - 1930)*
Cora Lee Miller Lockhart (1876 - 1904)*
George Washington Miller (1880 - 1963)*
Mary Miller Wyatt (1883 - 1974)*
Franklin E. Miller (1883 - 1919)*
Albert Lewis Miller (1890 - 1964)*
Martha Miller Dameron (1893 - 1951)*..."


Susannah "Susan" Adams

1. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Andrew Lewis Miller Article, page 142.
Andrew Lewis Miller married Susan Adams, from Pike Co, Ky in 1866.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 58.
Susan was daughter of Prissella Adams.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Dist, at Sunhill PO, Family 71.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 448.
John Adams was born and married in Pike Co, KY. He first married (_______)
Owens (Believe this was Nancy, because John's son, James Adams, gave his
parents as John and Nancy Adams when James married Sarah Ramey in 1866).
(Nancy) Owens died soon after the birth of twins sons in 1844. John's second
wife was Celia Ramey, a half-sister of Matthew Ramey. Children by this
marriage were Madison, John P., Martin, Susan and America.
John joined the Confederate Army. Celia had to move in with her half-brother
Matthew until John returned home in 1865. John was in poor health and died
in 1866. Celia then moved the children back to Pike Co, KY. Later, James,
William, Susan and America returned to Wyoming Co, WV where they married and
settled down.
5. "Pioneer Families of Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky", William C. Kozee,
page 145. A John Adams married Pricilla Bentley on 23 July 1849 in Pike Co,
KY. Could this be the same John Adams and Celia (Pricilla)? Another tie
with the Bentley's: Matthew Ramey, mentioned in Ref 1, married Charity
Bentley in Pike Co, KY.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 731
Clear Fork Township, page 002.
Listed as Susannah Miller, age 25, in household of husband, A.L. Miller.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #2.
Listed as Susan Miller, age 49, born in KY, in household of husband, Andrew
L. Miller.
8. "Pedigree Resource File", LDS, CD #5, 15 Sep 1999, submitted by Glenn Allen
Lester, 21211 Cupar Lane, Huntington, Beach, CA.
Susan Adams was born on 20 Mar 1850 in Pike Co, KY; died on 14 Jun 1913 in
Wyoming Co, WV.
9. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Susan Miller; born on 20 Mar 1850; died on 14 Jun 1913; buried with husband,
Andrew L. Miller, in Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 186A, Family #48.
Listed as Susan Miller, age 60, born in KY, married 43 yrs, 11 children, 10
living, in household of husband, Andrew L. Miller.
11. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Miller Cemetery, Brenton, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by Patty
Greene; 7 Apr 2006.
Susannah "Susan" Adams Miller; born 20 Mar 1950 in Pike Co, KY; died 14 Jun 1913 in Wyoming
Co, WV; buried here; headstone shown.
"Daughter of John Adams (1824-1866) & Priscilla "Celia" Bentley-Adams (1830-Deceased).

"Sister of Madison Adams, John P. Adams (1859-Deceased), Martin Adams, & America Adams (1856-1949).

"Married to Andrew Lewis Miller (1840-1923) on Aug. 30, 1866.

"Mother of Walter T. Miller (1868-1953), Isaac Edward "Ed" Miller (1870-1940), Cora Miller-Lockhart (1876-1904), Peter Miller (1876-1930), John Miller (1879-1921), George Washington Miller (1880-1963), Madison T. Miller (1881-1952), Franklin E. Miller (1883-1919), Mary Miller-Wyatt (1883-1974), Albert Lewis Miller (1890-1964), & Martha Miller-Dameron (1893-1951).

"Susan Miller died at age 63 from "milk leg" (per WV Register of Deaths, Wyoming County, WV, 1913).

"Family links:
Spouse:
Andrew Lewis Miller (1840 - 1923)

" Children:
Walter T. Miller (1868 - 1953)*
Isaac Edward Miller (1870 - 1940)*
Peter Miller (1876 - 1930)*
Cora Lee Miller Lockhart (1876 - 1904)*
George Washington Miller (1880 - 1963)*
Mary Miller Wyatt (1883 - 1974)*
Franklin E. Miller (1883 - 1919)*
Albert Lewis Miller (1890 - 1964)*
Martha Miller Dameron (1893 - 1951)*..."


Jacob Walker Sr

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #39.
Listed as Jacob Walker, age 23, born in VA, farmer, in household of mother,
Celia Walker Miller.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 95.
Nancy Miller married Jacob Walker, son of Celia Miller, born in Logan
Co, WV. Married on 2 May 1854.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as Jacob Walker, age 33, a blacksmith, head of household.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 70.
Listed as Jacob Walker, age 43, a farmer, head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 752.
Oceana Township, page 018.
Listed as Jacob Walker, age 54, head of household, a farmer.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #102.
Listed as Jacob Walker, age 73, head of household.
7. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 274A, Family #232.
Listed as Jacob Walker, Sr, age 83, born in WV, married 56 yrs, farmer, head of household.
8. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 16 Jan 1920, Page 233A, Family #153..
Listed as Jacob Walker, Sr, age 94, born in WV, widowed, in household of son, Jacob Walker.


Nancy Miller

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 6 Aug 1850, Page 207B, Family #48.
Listed as Nancy Miller, age 18, born in VA, in household of father,
Alexander Miller.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 95.
Nancy Miller married Jacob Walker, son of Celia Miller, born in Logan Co,
WV, on 2 May 1854.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of husband, Jacob Walker. No children listed.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 70.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 752.
Oceana Township, page 018.
Listed as Nancy Walker, age 48, in household of husband, Jacob Walker.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #102.
Listed as Nancy Walker, age 67, in household of husband, Jacob Walker.
7. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 274A, Family #232.
Listed as Nancie Walker, age 78, born in WV, married 56 yrs, 11 children, 4 living, in household of
husband, Jacob Walker, Sr.


Smith J. Walker

1. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1855.
Infant son of Jacob and Nancy Miller Walker.
Death date and age at death places his birth on 9 May 1855.
Believe year is transcribed incorrectly.
Was he a twin to Cynthia J. Walker?


Fanny C. Walker

1. "Deaths of Wyoming..", Haga, 1856.
Death of infant daughter of Jacob and Nancy Miller.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1856.


Unnamed Walker

1. "Wyoming Co Deaths", Haga, 1857.
Death of infant son of Jacob and Nancy Walker.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, Wv.." Haga, 1857.


Celia Walker

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #39.
Listed as Silah Miller, age 50, born in VA, head of household.
When her son, Andrew Lewis Miller, married on 30 Aug 1866 in Wyoming Co, WV,
he only listed his mother Celia as the only parent.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 85.
Nancy Miller, age 22, born in Logan Co, WV, daughter of Alex and Ann, married
on @ May 1854 Jacob Walker, age 27, also born in Logan Co, WV, son of Celia
(Walker) Miller.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming....", Vol 1, Haga, page 85. J.F. Walker, age
29, born in Fayette Co, WV, son of J. and Celia Miller, married on 4 Dec
1857 Lucinda Toler, age 18, also born in Fayette Co, WV, daughter of David
and Mary.
Several of the Walker children listed only their mother on their marriage
records.
4. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as Celia Miller, age 60, a washer woman, head of household.
Also listed is son (Andrew) Lewis, age 19, and step grandson, Andrew L., age
6.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WY...", Vol 1, Haga, page 33.
William Elswick, age 68, widowed, born in Pike Co, KY, son of John and
Martha, married on 19 Jul 1868 Celia Cooke, age 65, widow, born in
Giles Co, VA, daughter of Oliver and Milly. See Ref 9 below.
6. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Dist, at Sunhill PO, Family 69.
Listed as Celia Elswick, age 70, born in VA, in household of husband,
William Elswick.
7. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 713
Clear Fork Township, page 002
Listed as Celia Elswick, age 77, in household of husband, William Elswick.
8. E-mail, 24 Oct 2000, W. Darrell Miller, darrell-miller@webtv.net.
Celia was a widow of Peter Miller; later married a Cooke and then an
Elswick; maiden name was Walker.
9. Ancestry.com Web Site, Oliver Walker search, 29 Oct 2000, GEDCOM file F1812
submitted by MRKiser@aol.com.
Oliver Walker married Millian Webb, daughter of Julias Webb, on 8 Jun 1779
in Botetourt Co, VA. This could be the parents of Celia Walker.


Richard Walker

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #39.
Listed as Richard Walker, age 19, born in VA, farmer, in household of mother,
Celia Walker Miller.


Robinson Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Robinson Cooke, age 38, born in VA, head of household.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 346.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Robinson Cooke, age 69, head of household, a farmer.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Robinson Cook; born on 28 Feb 1812; died on 4 Jun 1898; buried in Cook
Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Nancy Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Nancy Cooke, age 33, born in VA, in household of husband,
Robinson Cooke.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 346.
3. Ibid, page 348.
4. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of husband, Robinson Cooke.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
6. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 347.
Daughter of James and Docia Meadows Cooke.
7. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Nancy Cooke, age 65, in household of husband, Robinson Cooke.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #153.
Listed as Nancy Cook, age 70?, widowed, head of household.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Nancy Cook; born on 22 Dec 1817; died on 25 Aug 1894; buried in Cook
Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Louisa Ellen Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Luisa E. Cooke, age 13, born in VA, in household of father,
Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.


Josiah Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Josiah Cooke, age 7, born in VA, in household of father,
Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.


Dasha Cook

1. "Deaths, Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, Year 1855.
Death of infant daughter of Robinson Cooke.


Ward Cook

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.


Selina J. Cook

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.
2. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1854.
Twins.


Saforna Jane Cook

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.
2. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1854.
Twins.


Almeda C. Arminta? Cook

1. "Wyoming Co Deaths", Haga, 1857.
Infant daughter of Robinson and Nancy Cooke.
2. "Births Wyoming Co, Wv.." Haga, 1857.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
Listed as Arminta Cooke.


James Harrison Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Harrison Cooke, age 15, born in VA, in household of father,
Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
3. "Marriages of Wyoming...", Haga, Vol 1, page 26.
Married Elizabeth Cooper, daughter of Austin and Jane (______) Cooper.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 88.
5. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV", Haga, 1868.
Rebecca Toler was born on 28 Dec 1868 at Huff's Creek to Harrison Cooke and
Mary Toler. Apparently they were not married. Is this the same Harrison
Cooke?
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 707.
Oceana Township, page 007.
Listed as James H. Cooke, age 44, head of household, a farmer.
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
James Harrison Cook; born on 11 Aug 1835; died on 4 Jun 1898;
buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cooper

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of husband, James H. Cooke.
2. "Marriages pf Wyoming...", Haga, Vol 1, page 26. Daughter of Austin and Jane
(________) Cooper.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 88.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 383.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 707.
Oceana Township, page 007.
Listed as Elizabeth Cooke, age 39, in household of husband, James H. Cooke.
6. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV, Family #269, page 168.
Listed as Elizabeth Cooper, age 10, in household of father, Austin Cooper.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #244.
Listed as Elizabeth Cook, age 60, in household of son, John Rush Cooke.
8. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 268A, Family #135.
Listed as Elizabeth Cook, age 72, born in WV, widow, in household of son, John R. Cook.
9. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240A, Family #266.
Listed as Elizabeth Cook, age 81, born in WV, widow, in household of son, John R. Cook.
10. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Elizabeth Cook; born on 3 Feb 1838; died on 11 Jul 1920;
buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Argylin G. Lewis

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 51.
A.J. Lewis, age 24, born in Carroll Co, VA, a resident of Raleigh Co, WV, son
of Charles and Jane Lewis, married Elizabeth J. Cooke, age 32, born in
Wyoming Co, WV, daughter of Robinson and Nancy Cooke.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Ward and Alma Elkins Lewis Article, page 135.
Elizabeth Cooke married Argylin G. Lewis. he was a Civil War soldier.
3. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 49.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 8.
Jane Lewis daughter of Charles and (________) Lewis.
Second wife of James P. Mitchell. Married in Raleigh Co, WV on 6 Sept 1855.
Refer to "Kith and Kin of Boone Co, WV" which lists children.
Believe this Jane Lewis was a sister of A.J. Lewis.
4. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Ward and Alma Elkins Lewis Article, page 135.
Alma Elkins (1884-1956), daughter of Micajah C. and Anne Brooke Cooke
Elkins, married Ward Lewis (1872-1958), son of Argylin G. and Elizabeth
Cooke Lewis.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 727.
Oceana Township, page 005.
Listed as A.G. Lewis, age 36, head of household, a farmer.
6. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Family #263, page 19.
Listed as Arglin Lewis, age 7, in household of father, Charles Lewis.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #186.
Listed as Argelan? Lewis, age 56, head of household.
8. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Huff Creek Road, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page
268A, Family #139.
Listed as Argeline J. Lewis, age 65, born in WV, married once for 40 yrs, farmer, head of household.


Elizabeth J. Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Elizabeth Cooke, age 11, born in VA, in household of father,
Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Elizabeth is missing from this census. Must have just missed her. She
appears in the 1870.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 51.
A.J. Lewis, age 24, born in Carroll Co, VA, a resident of Raleigh Co, WV, son
of Charles and Jane Lewis, married Elizabeth J. Cooke, age 32, born in
Wyoming Co, WV, daughter of Robinson and Nancy Cooke.
5. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Ward and Alma Elkins Lewis Article, page 135.
Elizabeth Cooke married Argylin G. Lewis, a Civil War soldier.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 727.
Oceana Township, page 005.
Listed as Elizabeth Lewis, age 41, in household of husband, A.G. Lewis.
7. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #186.
Listed as Elizabeth Lewis, age 62, in household of husband, Argylin G. Lewis.
8. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Huff Creek Road, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page
268A, Family #139.
Listed as Elizabeth Lewis, age 60, born in WV, married once for 40 yrs, 4 children, all living,
in household of husband, Argylin G. Lewis.


Ida Lewis

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1880.
Ida Lewis was born on 2 May 1880 to A.J. and Elizabeth Lewis.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 727.
Oceana Township, page 005.
Listed as Ida Lewis, age one month, in household of father, A.G. Lewis.
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #186.
Listed as Ida Lewis, age 20, in household of father, Argylin G. Lewis.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Huff Creek Road, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page
268A, Family #139.
Listed as Ida Lewis, age 27, born in WV, single, in household of father, Argylin G. Lewis.


Ballard Brown

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noah Brown search, 19 Nov 2001, submitted by K,
Mazor, csspencer14@yahoo.com
Ballard Brown; son of Isaac Abner and Isabell Vance Brown; born in 1856 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Lila Ann Cook on 7 Aug 1884 in Wyoming Co, WV;
married second, Alice Trent on 2 Oct 1890 in Wyoming Co, WV.
Footnote by Tom Cooke at tomcooke@tomcooke.com
Ballard and Lila had a child named Thomas Raymond Brown. After her divorce
Lila took back her maiden name of Cooke. Thomas Raymond took name of Cook
and had two children: Harry and Norville Cook.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 2, No 156, Haga, page 14.
Ballard Brown, age 27, married on 7 Aug 1884, Litia Ann Cooke, age 35, at
Robinson Cooke's.
3. E-mail Information from Tom Cooke, Descendant; ; 27 Jun 2008; tomcooke@tomcooke.com "Isaac Abner Brown ( a Union supporter ) was shot and killed by Andrew Gunnoe, who joined the
Confederate Army and one year later, was shot and killed by the Cooke Family. (spelled Cook, or
Cooke by different family members.)
"Isaac Abner Brown's Son (Ballard Brown) married into the Cooke family and after a divorce, the Son
of Ballard Brown (Thomas Brown) was given the last name of his Mother.
His name was then Thomas Raymond Cook. He had two sons (Harry Cooke and Norville Cooke).
Harry Randolph Cooke had two sons (Harry R. Cooke Jr. and Tommie D. Cooke)
H. R. Cooke Jr. had two sons (Bruce Randolph Cooke and Thomas M. Cooke) Tommie D. Cooke
had one son (David Lane Cooke).
4. 1860 Census, Logan Co, WV; Mouth of Buffalo PO; taken on 27 Jun 1860; Page 238;
Family #250/258.
Listed as Ballard Brown; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Isaac A. Brown.


Alicia Ann "Lila" Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Lisha Cooke, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as Eliza Cooke, age 14, in household of father, Robinson Cooke.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
Listed as Elitia Cooke, age 23, in household of father Robinson Cooke.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Center Township, page 003.
Listed as Alicia A. Cooke, age 29, in household of father, Robinson Cooke.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 2, No 156, Haga, page 14.
Ballard Brown, age 27, married on 7 Aug 1884, Litia Ann Cooke, age 35, at Robinson Cooke's.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 278A; Family #246.
Listed as Litia Brown; age 51; born in WV in Nov 1848; widow; 1 child; 1 living; in household of
brother-in-law, John Newton Perry.
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Malisha Cook; born on 17 Nov 1849; died on 12 Apr 1918; "Daughter of
Robinson and Nancy"; buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.
8. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noah Brown search, 19 Nov 2001, submitted by K,
Mazor, csspencer14@yahoo.com
Ballard Brown; son of Isaac Abner and Isabell Vance Brown; born in 1856 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Lila Ann Cook on 7 Aug 1884 in Wyoming Co, WV;
married second, Alice Trent on 2 Oct 1890 in Wyoming Co, WV.
Footnote by Tom Cooke at tomcooke@tomcooke.com
Ballard and Lila had a child named Thomas Raymond Brown. After her divorce
Lila took back her maiden name of Cooke. Thomas Raymond took name of Cook
and had two children: Harry and Norville Cook.


John Newton Perry

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, WV, Buffalo P.O., taken on 29 Jun 1860, Page 242,
Family #272.
Listed as Jno Newton Perry, age 9, born in VA, in household of father,
William Perry, twin of William Jasper Perry.
2. 1870 Census, Logan Co, WV, Tridelphia Township, Page 553, Family #159.
Listed as John N. Perry, age 18, in household of father, William Perry.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 66.
John N. Perry, age 22, born and resident of Logan Co, WV, son of William and
Hannah Perry, married Emily Cooke, age 25, also born in Logan Co, WV,
daughter of Robertson and Nancy Cooke. They were married on 5 Nov 1874.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as John W. Perry, age 28, in household of father-in-law, Robinson
Cooke.
5. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as Newton J. Perry, age 48, born in WV in Jan 1852, farmer, head of household.
6. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 268A, Family #136.
Listed as John N. Pery, age 58, born in WV, married once for 36 yrs, farmer, head of household.
7. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240B, Family #169.
Listed as James R. (sic, John N.) Perry, age 67, born in WV, in household of son, Robert Lee Perry.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Newton Perry; no birth and death dates; "Father of Robert Lee Perry";
buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Emily Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #40.
Listed as Emely Cooke, age 2, born in VA, in household of father,
Robinson Cooke.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of father, Robinson Cooke.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 89.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 66.
John N. Perry, age 22, born and resident of Logan Co, WV, son of William and
Hannah Perry, married Emily Cooke, age 25, also born in Logan Co, WV,
daughter of Robertson and Nancy Cooke. They were married on 5 Nov 1874.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Emily Perry, age 27, in household of father, Robinson Cooke.
Emily's husband, John Perry, and their children are also listed here.
6. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as Emily Perry, age 48, born in WV in Aug 1851, married at 26, 9 children, 7 living,
in household of husband, John Newton Perry.
7. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 268A, Family #136.
Listed as Emely Pery, age 58, born in WV, married once for 36 yrs, 9 children, 7 living, in household
of husband, John N. Perry.
8. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Jan 1920, Page 240B, Family #169.
Listed as Emily Perry, age 68, born in WV, in household of son, Robert Lee Perry.
9. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Emma Perry; no birth or death dates; "Mother of Robert Lee Perry";
buried in Cook Cemetery, Road Branch, Wyoming Co, WV.


Martha Perry

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 709.
Oceana Township, page 006.
Listed as Martha Perry, age 3 months, in household of grandfather, Robinson
Cooke.
2. "Deaths, Wyoming Co, WV", Haga, Year 1894.
Martha Perry died on 11 Aug 1894, at Oceana, WV, of fever, at age 14y, 6m,
daughter of J.N. and E. Perry.


William Franklin Perry

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga 1881.
Franklin Perry was born on 12 Nov 1881 to J.N. and Emily Perry.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as William F. Perry, age 18, born in WV in Nov 1881, in household of father, John Newton Perry.


Wirt J. Perry

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District,taken on 22 Jun 1900, Page 278A, Family #246.
Listed as Wirt J. Perry, age 14, born in WV in Apr 1886, in household of father, John Newton Perry.


A. Lewis Cook

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #41
Listed as Lewis Cooke, age 22, born in VA, head of household.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 348.
Married Nancy Canterbury, daughter of Rev John Canterbury.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 124.
5. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 348.
Son of James and Docia Meadows Cooke.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 708.
Oceana Township, page 014.
Listed as Lewis Cooke, Sr, age 52, head of household, a farmer.


Nancy Canterbury

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, taken and 5 Aug 1850, Page 207A, Family #41
Listed as Nancy Cooke, age 22, born in VA, in household of husband, Lewis
Cooke.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 348.
Married Lewis Cooke, Sr.
3. Ibid, page 381.
4. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of husband, Lewis Cooke.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 124.
6. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 708.
Oceana Township, page 014.
Listed as Nancy Cooke, age 52, in household of husband, Lewis Cooke, Sr.


John Cook

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 124.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 708.
Oceana Township, page 014.
Listed as John Cooke, age 18, in household of father, Lewis Cooke, Sr.