McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Austin Hall Shrewsbury

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 243; WV Archives Web Site.
Austin Hall Shrewsbury; age 26; born in Mercer Co, WV; living at herndon, WV; son of Irvin and Osie
B. Shrewsbury; married on 7 Jan 1936 at Basin School, Wyoming Co, WV; Effie Ellen Mills; age 22;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV; daughter of Ballard P. and Hattie Ann Mills.


Effie Ellen Mills

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 2 May 1930, Page 137A, Family #511.
Listed as Effie Mills, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Ballard P. Mills.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 243; WV Archives Web Site.
Austin Hall Shrewsbury; age 26; born in Mercer Co, WV; living at herndon, WV; son of Irvin and Osie
B. Shrewsbury; married on 7 Jan 1936 at Basin School, Wyoming Co, WV; Effie Ellen Mills; age 22;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Basin, WV; daughter of Ballard P. and Hattie Ann Mills.


Wade Walker

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 Feb 1920; Page 238B; Family #86.
Listed as Wade Walker; age 5; born in WV; in household of mother, Jennie Walker.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 187B;
Family #333.
Listed as Wade Walker; age 16; born in WV; in household of grandfather; Lloyd "Lon" Walker, with
mother, Jennie Walker.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 8; WV Archives Web Site.
Wade Walker; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Litwar, WV; son of Bill and
Jenny Walker; married on 30 May 1926 at Iaeger, WV; Thelma Bowles; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Graham and Eulah Bowles.


Thelma Bowles

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 8; WV Archives Web Site.
Wade Walker; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Litwar, WV; son of Bill and
Jenny Walker; married on 30 May 1926 at Iaeger, WV; Thelma Bowles; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Graham and Eulah Bowles.


Luther Graham Bowles

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Graham Bowles; age 21; born in Giles Co, VA; single; son of W.R. and M. Bowles; married on 22
Apr 1908 in Giles Co, VA; Earla Blankenship; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter of
Allen and B. Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, Giles Co, VA; Pearisburg District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 156A; Image 34 of 68;
Family #272/242.
Listed as Graham Bowles; age 23; born in VA; married once for 2 yrs; saw mill lumberman; head of
household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1268; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Graham Bowles; age 34; born on 10 Jul 1884; living at Avondale, McDowell Co, WV; employed by
W.M. Ritter Lumber Co of Columbus, OH; nearest relative, Eulor Bowles, Avondale, WV; tall with stout
build; born eyes and black hair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 18 Mar 1920; Page 248B: Image 27
of 35; Family #271/275.
Listed as Graham Bowles; age 35; born in VA; married; coal miner; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U363; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Luther Graham Bowles; age 57; born on 10 Jun 1885 at Narrows, VA; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV;
person who will always know address, Mrs. Eula Bowles, wife, Otter Branch; 5' 9" tall; 180 #; brown
eyes; black hair; ruddy complexion; scar on thumb of left hand.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7712; WV Archives Web Site.
Luther Graham Bowles; age 69; born on 10 Jun 1886 in Giles Co, VA; farmer and miner; living on
Mite Branch, Avondale, WV; son of William and Mahala Bowles; died on 22 Apr 1956 on Mite
Branch. Avondale, WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried on 25 Apr 1956 in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Cyrus Bowles.
7. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Luther Graham Bowles; born on 10 Jun 1886 (sic, 10 Jul 1884); died on 22 Apr 1956; "b. Giles Co,
VA--s/o William and Mahalia Bowles"; buried here.


Eulah Arama Blankenship

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Graham Bowles; age 21; born in Giles Co, VA; single; son of W.R. and M. Bowles; married on 22
Apr 1908 in Giles Co, VA; Earla Blankenship; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter of
Allen and B. Blankenship.
2. 1910 Census, Giles Co, VA; Pearisburg District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 156A; Image 34 of 68;
Family #272/242.
Listed as Eula Bowles; age 20; born in WV; married once for 2 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of
husband, Luther G. Bowles.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 18 Mar 1920; Page 248B: Image 27
of 35; Family #271/275.
Listed as Ula Bowles; age 28; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Luther G. Bowles.


Anna Bowles

1. 1910 Census, Giles Co, VA; Pearisburg District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 156A; Image 34 of 68;
Family #272/242.
Listed as Anni1 Bowles; age 1 yr, 4 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Luther G. Bowles.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 18 Mar 1920; Page 248B: Image 27
of 35; Family #271/275.
Listed as Anna Bowles; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Luther G. Bowles.


Ethel Bowles

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 18 Mar 1920; Page 248B: Image 27
of 35; Family #271/275.
Listed as Ethel Bowles; age 2 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Luther G. Bowles.


Martha Mae Horn

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Martha M. Walker; born on 9 Dec 1951; living at P.O. Box 673, Iaeger, WV 24844 in 1993.


Terry James Walker

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011; Newspaper Obit.
"IAEGER — Terry James Walker, 41, of Iaeger, W.Va., died Sunday, May 29, 2011. "Terry was born May 11, 1970 in Welch, W.Va., a son of Terry and Martha Mae Rowe Walker. He was a coal truck mechanic, and liked to hunt and fish. "He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Wade and Thelma Walker; maternal grandparents, Edward and Loney Horn; an uncle, Luther Walker; and an aunt, Joan Horn. "Survivors include his parents, Terry and Martha Rowe Walker of Sandy Huff; three children, Brittany, Zack, and Bradley Walker, all of Northfork, W.Va.; one sister, Donna McDonald and husband Chris of Sandy Huff; one brother, Gary Walker and Jill of Iaeger; half sister, Brenda Steele of Premier; five half brothers, Terry Lee and Jerry Walker both of Martinsville, Va., Jesse, Sampy and David Walker, all of Welch; a special girl friend, Barbara Gibson of Martinsville; two nieces, Tiffany Ausborne and April Mullins; and two nephews, Conner and Joey Walker. "Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 3, 2011, at 1 o’clock with Pastor Cathy Stone and the Reverend Danny Bowles officiating at the Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church at Roderfield. Burial will follow in the McCoy Cemetery on Coon Branch Mountain near Iaeger, W.Va..."