McDowell and Wyoming Co's, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Jeremiah Pate Covey Sr

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household as a farmer.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.
Listed as Jeremiah Corey.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Thomas Covey search, 2 Mar 2002, submitted by
Beryl Orr, btorr@txk.net.
Jeremiah Pate Covey; son of Daniel Ballard and Rebecca Pate Covey; born on
27 Feb 1827 in Montgomery Co, VA; died 1891 in Pulaski Co, VA; married Martha
Morehead on 30 Mar 1847 in Stokes Co, NC.


Martha C. Morehead

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Jeremiah Covey.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Thomas Covey search, 2 Mar 2002, submitted by
Beryl Orr, btorr@txk.net.
Jeremiah Pate Covey; son of Daniel Ballard and Rebecca Pate Covey; born on
27 Feb 1827 in Montgomery Co, VA; died 1891 in Pulaski Co, VA; married Martha
Morehead on 30 Mar 1847 in Stokes Co, NC.


William H. Covey

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Jeremiah Covey.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


Martha K. Covey

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Jeremiah Covey.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


Edward R. Covey

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Jeremiah Covey.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


John A. Covey

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


Thomas Covey

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


Jeremiah Pate Covey Jr

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 25.


Daniel Ballard Covey Jr

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Daniel B. covey.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Thomas Covey search, 2 Mar 2002, submitted by
Beryl Orr, btorr@txk.net.
Daniel Ballard Covey; son of Daniel Ballard and Rebecca Pate Covey; born on
19 Mar 1839; married Mary M. Canterbury on 31 Jan 1860.


Mary M. Canterbury

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father-in-law, Daniel B. Covey.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Thomas Covey search, 2 Mar 2002, submitted by
Beryl Orr, btorr@txk.net.
Daniel Ballard Covey; son of Daniel Ballard and Rebecca Pate Covey; born on
19 Mar 1839; married Mary M. Canterbury on 31 Jan 1860.
Mary M Canterbury; daughter of David and Margaret (______) Canterbury; born
in 1839; married Daniel ballard Covey, Jr on 31 Jan 1860.


Samuel Alexander Cox

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household as a farmer.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 17.
3. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Pheobe Cox died 4 Aug 1888 of consumption at age 52 years. Information given
by George Cox. Listed George and Jane Laxton as parents.
1880 Census listed Samuel, 44; Pheobe, 44; Susan, 20; George W., 18; Drury
C., 16; Rebecca, 14; Lucy S., 12; David I., 9; Thomas A., 9; and Pheobe E.,
5.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 435.
Pheobe Laxton married Samuel A. Cox. Their children were: George W., Susan,
Rebecca, Ella, Alex, David I. and Samantha.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 711.
Center Township, page 005.
Listed as Samuel Cox, age 44, head of household, a farmer.
6. FamilySearch.com, LDS Web Site; David Cox search; 11 Aug 2001
David Isom Cox; born on 1 Apr 1871 at Keyrock, Wyoming Co, WV; son of Samuel
Alexander and Pheobe Laxton Cox.


Pheobe Laxton

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Samuel Cox.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 17.
3. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Pheobe Cox died 4 Aug 1888 of consumption at age 52 years. Information given
by George Cox. Listed George and Jane Laxton as parents.
1880 Census listed Samuel, 44; Pheobe, 44; Susan, 20; George W., 18; Drury
C., 16; Rebecca, 14; Lucy S., 12; David I., 9; Thomas A., 9; and Pheobe E.,
5.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 435.
George Laxton, brother of Thomas, Sr., married Jenny (Jane) Stringer in NC.
He moved his family to Cabin Creek in Wyoming Co, WV, date unknown. (This
must have been about 1867. Their children were: Sarilda (married Enoch B.
Wills), Pheobe (married Samuel A. Cox), Thomas J. (Drucilla Cox), Fields
Emmett (married Vernila Laxton, I believe Fields was not George's son but his
grandfather), Jane (married Fields Rutherford in NC), John Columbus (married
Harriett McComas) and Ellen (married J. Edward Young).
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 711.
Center Township, page 005.
Listed as Pheobe Cox, age 44, in household of husband, Samuel Cox.
6. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as Pheby Laxton, age 15, born in VA, in household of father, George
W. Laxton.


Lucretia J. Cox

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Samuel Cox.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 17.


Rebecca Cox

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 17.
2. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1888, Haga.
Pheobe Cox died 4 Aug 1888 of consumption at age 52 years. Information given
by George Cox. Listed George and Jane Laxton as parents.
1880 Census listed Samuel, 44; Pheobe, 44; Susan, 20; George W., 18; Drury
C., 16; Rebecca, 14; Lucy S., 12; David I., 9; Thomas A., 9; and Pheobe E.,
5.
3. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1866.
Rebecca Cox was born at Rockcastle on 17 May 1866 to Samuel and Phebe Cox.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 711.
Center Township, page 005.
Listed as Rebecca Cox, age 14, in household of father, Samuel Cox.


Pheobe E. Cox

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 711.
Center Township, page 005.
Listed as Pheobe E. Cox, age 5, in household of father, Samuel Cox.


George W. Laxton Sr

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 435.
George Laxton, brother of Thomas, Sr., married Jenny (Jane) Stringer in NC.
He moved his family to Cabin Creek in Wyoming Co, WV, date unknown. (This
must have been about 1867. Their children were: Sarilda (married Enoch B.
Wills), Pheobe (married Samuel A. Cox), Thomas J. (Drucilla Cox), Fields
Emmett (married Vernila Laxton, I believe Fields was not George's son but his
grandfather), Jane (married Fields Rutherford in NC), John Columbus (married
Harriett McComas) and Ellen (married J. Edward Young).
2. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as George W. Laxton, age 41, born in VA, farmer, head of household.


Virginia Jane "Jenny" Stringer

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co", Bowman, page 435.
George Laxton, brother of Thomas, Sr., married Jenny (Jane) Stringer in NC.
He moved his family to Cabin Creek in Wyoming Co, WV, date unknown. (This
must have been about 1867. Their children were: Sarilda (married Enoch B.
Wills), Pheobe (married Samuel A. Cox), Thomas J. (Drucilla Cox), Fields
Emmett (married Vernila Laxton, I believe Fields was not George's son but his
grandfather), Jane (married Fields Rutherford in NC), John Columbus (married
Harriett McComas) and Ellen (married J. Edward Young).
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, Rock View District, taken on
22 Jun 1870, Page 568B, Family #54.
Listed as Jane Laxton, age 49, born in NC, head of household.
3. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as Jane Laxton, age 37, born in NC, in household of husband, George
W. Laxton.


Morris Laxton

1. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as Morris Laxton, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, George
W. Laxton. Twin to Susannah Laxton.


Charlotte Laxton

1. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as Chancotta? Laxton, age 8, born in NC, in household of father,
George W. Laxton.


George W. Laxton Jr

1. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as George W. Laxton, age 5, born in NC, in household of father,
George W. Laxton.


Rush F. Laxton

1. 1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, taken on 29 Aug 1850, Page 267A, Family #431.
Listed as Rush F. Laxton, age 1, born in NC, in household of father,
George W. Laxton.


Carl R. Von Kamanietz

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 707.
Oceana Township, page 001.
Listed as Carl Von Kaminutz, age 55, a painter, in household of James A.
Cooke.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co...", Vol 2, No 2, Haga, page 85.
Carl R. Von Kamanietz, age 55, made an application on 22 oct 1880 to marry
Susan Cox. Unsure if marriage took place.


Mary Susan Cox

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of father, Samuel Cox.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 17.
3. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1882, Haga.
Died of consumption at age 23 y, 6 m, and 15 days.
Apparently she was unmarried. Information given by brother, G.W. Cox.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 711.
Center Township, page 005.
Listed as Susan Cox, age 20, in household of father, Samuel Cox.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co...", Vol 2, No 2, Haga, page 85.
Carl R. Von Kamanietz, age 55, made an application on 22 oct 1880 to marry
Susan Cox. Unsure if marriage took place.


Daniel Ross Cox

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, Joes Branch; taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 6__; Family #246.
Listed as Daniel A. Cox; age 59; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 15 Sep 1870;
Family #40.
Listed as Daniel Cox; age 70; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
3. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Daniel R. Cox, age 49, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Daniel Cox search, 5 Mar 2002, submitted by
Ky Longley, kylongley@yahoo.com.
Jemima Knowles, daughter of John and Susannah Reed Knowles; married Daniel
Cox, son of James and Sarah Ross Cox on 13 Feb 1822 in Franklin Co, VA.


Jemima Knowles

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, Joes Branch; taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 6__; Family #246.
Listed as Jemima Cox; age 63; born in VA; in household of husband, Daniel A. Cox.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Daniel Cox search, 5 Mar 2002, submitted by
Ky Longley, kylongley@yahoo.com.
Jemima Knowles, daughter of John and Susannah Reed Knowles; married Daniel
Cox, son of James and Sarah Ross Cox on 13 Feb 1822 in Franklin Co, VA.
3. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Gemima Cox, age 53, born in VA, in household of husband, Daniel R.
Cox.


Susan Cox

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Susan Cox, age 25, born in VA, in household of father, Daniel R.
Cox.


Matthew Cox

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Mathew Cox, age 22, born in VA, in household of father, Daniel R.
Cox.


Rachel Cox

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Rachel Cox, age 17, born in VA, in household of father, Daniel R.
Cox.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Daniel Cox search, 5 Mar 2002, submitted by
Ky Longley, kylongley@yahoo.com.
Rachel Cox; daughter of Daniel and Jemima Knowles Cox; born in 1833; died in
1866; married Lewis T. Meador, son of Thomas and Lydia Ann Paune Meador, in
1852.


Oney Cox

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B,
Family #239.
Listed as Oney Cox, age 11, born in VA, in household of father, Daniel R.
Cox.


James Cox

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Daniel Cox search, 5 Mar 2002, submitted by
Ky Longley, kylongley@yahoo.com.
Jemima Knowles, daughter of John and Susannah Reed Knowles; married Daniel
Cox, son of James and Sarah Ross Cox on 13 Feb 1822 in Franklin Co, VA.
James Cox; born abt 1776; married Sarah Ross on 22 Jan 1799.


Sarah Ross

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Daniel Cox search, 5 Mar 2002, submitted by
Ky Longley, kylongley@yahoo.com.
Jemima Knowles, daughter of John and Susannah Reed Knowles; married Daniel
Cox, son of James and Sarah Ross Cox on 13 Feb 1822 in Franklin Co, VA.
James Cox; born abt 1776; married Sarah Ross on 22 Jan 1799.
Sarah Ross; born abt 1775.


James Nicholas Cox

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 24.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 114.
Matthew Cox, age 25, widowed, born in Wyoming Co, WV, son of Nicholas and
Rutha Cox, married on 26 Sep 1885 Mandy (Nancy?) Hall, age 25, born in
McDowell Co, WV, daughter of Daniel and Winnie Hall.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 39.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 124.
Daniel Cox, age 21, born in WV, son of James and Rutha Cox, married on 22 Oct
1891 Christina Mullins, age 30, born in VA, daughter of Ned and Leah
(Collins).


Ruth Cox

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV; 42nd District, taken on 8 Aug 1850, Page 165B, Family #239.
Listed as Ruth Cox, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, Daniel R. Cox.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, Joes Branch; taken on 13 Jul 1860; Page 6__; Family #246.
Listed as Ruth Cox; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, Daniel A. Cox.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 15 Sep 1870;
Family #40.
Listed as Ruth Cox; age 26; born in VA; in household of father, Danial A. Cox.
4. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn District; taken on 11 Jun 1880; Page 329A; Family #3.
Listed as Rutha Cox, age 36, born in VA; widow, head of household.


Nathaniel Cox

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Joes Branch PO; taken on 15 Sep 1870;
Family #40.
Listed as Nathaniel Cox; age 9; born in VA; in household of grandfather, Danial A. Cox.


Henry Cozart

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household as a farmer.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, pages 30 and 31.
Sons Peter G. and James listed their parents as Henry and Patsy Cozart.
3. Believe Henry is son of older Peter G. Cozart listed in 1870 Census for
Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 131. Henry named a son Peter G.
Yes, see Ref 5.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga. "From first bond book"...
Pleasant Lester, Isaac Lester and Archibald Lester were named administrators
on 15 May 1866.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Henry Cozart, son of Peter, married (________) Jones.
6. "Marriage Records of Raleigh Co, WV, 1850-1910", Turner, page 75.
Henry Cozart, age 30, widowed, born in Logan Co, WV, son of Peter G. and
Sarah Cozart, married on 27 Oct 1859 Mary Roles, age 30 (sic, 20), born in
Monroe Co, WV, daughter of Joshua and Hannah Roles.


Martha "Patsy" Jones

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Henry Cozart.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, pages 30 and 31.
Sons Peter G. and James listed their parents as Henry and Patsy Cozart.
Not Henry and Mary. Either Henry was married twice or the Census transcriber
made an with "Mary".
3. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1854.
Son John born to Henry and Martha Cozart; therfore, her name was Martha not
Mary.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Henry Cozart, son of Peter, married (________) Jones.


Henry Cozart

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed as head of household as a farmer.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, pages 30 and 31.
Sons Peter G. and James listed their parents as Henry and Patsy Cozart.
3. Believe Henry is son of older Peter G. Cozart listed in 1870 Census for
Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 131. Henry named a son Peter G.
Yes, see Ref 5.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga. "From first bond book"...
Pleasant Lester, Isaac Lester and Archibald Lester were named administrators
on 15 May 1866.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Henry Cozart, son of Peter, married (________) Jones.
6. "Marriage Records of Raleigh Co, WV, 1850-1910", Turner, page 75.
Henry Cozart, age 30, widowed, born in Logan Co, WV, son of Peter G. and
Sarah Cozart, married on 27 Oct 1859 Mary Roles, age 30 (sic, 20), born in
Monroe Co, WV, daughter of Joshua and Hannah Roles.


Mary Roles

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Henry Cozart.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, pages 30 and 31.
Sons Peter G. and James listed their parents as Henry and Patsy Cozart.
3. Believe Henry is son of older Peter G. Cozart listed in 1870 Census for
Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana Township, Family 131. Henry named a son Peter G.
Yes, see Ref 5.
4. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga. "From first bond book"...
Pleasant Lester, Isaac Lester and Archibald Lester were named administrators
on 15 May 1866.
5. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 408.
Henry Cozart, son of Peter, married (________) Jones.
6. "Marriage Records of Raleigh Co, WV, 1850-1910", Turner, page 75.
Henry Cozart, age 30, widowed, born in Logan Co, WV, son of Peter G. and
Sarah Cozart, married on 27 Oct 1859 Mary Roles, age 30 (sic, 20), born in
Monroe Co, WV, daughter of Joshua and Hannah Roles.
7. Ancestry.com Web Site, Henry Corzart search, 28 Nov 2001, submitted by
Kathy Lee, kathylee@brightok.net
Mary Ann Roles; born abt 1839 in Raleigh Co, WV; daughter of
Joshua and Hannah Clark Roles; married first, Alexander Hedrick on 31 May
1860 in Raleigh Co, WV; second, Henry Cozart on 27 Oct 1869 in WV.
8. 1850 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, 59th District, taken on 17 Aug 1850, page 15B,
Family #211.
Listed as Mary Roles, age 11, born in VA, in household of husband, Joshua
Roles.