McDowell and Wyoming Co's, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Stewart Conley

1. 1880 Census, Jackson Co, NC, Quallatown District, taken on 9 Jun 1880, Page 253A, Family #36.
Listed as Stewart Conley, age 4, born in NC, in household of father, James T. Conley.


Sarah Maude Short

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1883.
Sarah Maude Short was born in 1883, no date listed, at Huff Creek
to Bartley and Amaza J. Short.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #20.
Listed as Sarah Short, age 16, in household of father, Bartley Short.


Frank Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 240B, Family #81.
Listed as Frank Blankenship, age 4, born in WV, in household of father, Blackburn D. Blankenship.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 30/31 Jan 1920, Page 213B, Family #156.
Listed as Frank Blankenship, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Blackburn D. Blankenship.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Frank Blankenship; born on 4 Mar 1908; died on 30 Dec 1993; last residence, Marianna, Wyoming
Co, WV; SS #232-16-0333; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Ocie Miller

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co WV; Baileysville District; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 136B;
Family #35/36.
Listed as Ocie Miller; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Matison T. Miller.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 14 Apr 1930, Page 82B, Family #185.
Listed as Ocie Miller, age 18, born in WV, in household of father, Madison T. Miller.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ocie Blankenship; born on 5 Jan 1913; died on 29 Jul 2003; last residence, Pineville, Wyoming Co,
WV; SS #233-62-6539; card issued in WV in 1956.


Joseph "Joe" Blankenship

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 240B, Family #81.
Listed as Joe Blankenship, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, Blackburn D. Blankenship.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 30/31 Jan 1920, Page 213B,
Family #156.
Listed as Joe Blankenship, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Blackburn D. Blankenship.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 170; WV Archives Web Site.
Joe Blankenship; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Clearfork, WV; son of B.D. Blankenship;
married onm 28 Dec 1929 at Clearfork, WV; Maggie Blankenship; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Clearfork, WV; daughter of Sarah P. Blankenship (sic, this was Joe's mother, Sarah P. Brown
Blankenship)
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 1666A; Image 5 of 22;
Family #40/40.
Listed as Joe Blankenship, age 22, born in WV, married at 21; in household of father, Blackburn D.
Blankenship.


Maggie Blankenship

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 170; WV Archives Web Site.
Joe Blankenship; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Clearfork, WV; son of B.D. Blankenship;
married onm 28 Dec 1929 at Clearfork, WV; Maggie Blankenship; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at Clearfork, WV; daughter of Sarah P. Blankenship (sic, this was Joe's mother, Sarah P. Brown
Blankenship)


Jack Holloway

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1936); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Jack Hollaway; age 34; born in Surry Co, NC; living at Jesse, WV; son of Emanuel and Rose Ann
Hollaway; married on 5 Jun 1936 at Oceana, WV; Bertha May Blankenship; age 22; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Black and Sarah Blankenship.


Bertha May Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 30/31 Jan 1920, Page 213B, Family #156.
Listed as Bertha Blankenship, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Blackburn D. Blankenship.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1936); Page 339; WV Archives Web Site.
Jack Hollaway; age 34; born in Surry Co, NC; living at Jesse, WV; son of Emanuel and Rose Ann
Hollaway; married on 5 Jun 1936 at Oceana, WV; Bertha May Blankenship; age 22; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Black and Sarah Blankenship.


Curtis Stewart

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #146.
Listed as Curtis Stewart, age 8, in household of father, William Stewart.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 279B, Family #312.
Listed as Kirtis Stewart, age 19, born in WV, in household of father, William Stewart.
3. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Wyoming Co, WV, Draft Board, Pineville, WV, Reg. Card
554.
Curtis Stewart; age 25; born on 14 Oct 1891; living at Jesse, Wyoming Co, WV; farmer; dependent;
wife and 3 children; tall with medium build; brown eyes and dark brown hair; 5 Jun1917.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jan 1920, Page 228B, Family #64.
Listed as Curtis Stewart, age 29, born in WV, timber laborer, head of household.
5. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 22 Apr 2005, Page 200A, Family #256.
Listed as Curt Stewart, age 39, born in WV, married at 19, farmer, head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1937); Page 74; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Stewart; age 42; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Jesse, WV; son of William and Mary F,
Stewart; married on 25 Mar 1937 at Oceana, WV; Sadie Allen; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at jesse, WV; daughter of ______ and Mary Allen Shortage.


Sadie Allen

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 5/7 Jan 1920, Page 226B, Family #35.
Listed as Sade Allen, age 9, born in WV, in household of grandmother, Ruhama McMillen Allen.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 201B, Family #282.
Listed as Sadie Shortage, age 17, born in WV, in household of step-father, Charles Shortage.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1937); Page 74; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Stewart; age 42; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Jesse, WV; son of William and Mary F,
Stewart; married on 25 Mar 1937 at Oceana, WV; Sadie Allen; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
living at jesse, WV; daughter of ______ and Mary Allen Shortage.


Joseph Forrest Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 8 Jan 1920, Page 228A, Family #75.
Listed as Joseph F. Stewart, age 7 yrs, 6 mons, born in WV, in household of father, Ash Prince
Stewart.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 22 Apr 1930, Page 200A, Family #249.
Listed as Forest Stewart, age 17, born in WV, in household of father, Ash Prince Stewart.
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Forest Stewart; born on 21 Jun 1912; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Stewart; born on 21 Jun 1912; died in Jul 1984; last residence, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV;
SS #233-12-5432; card issued in WV before 1951.


Sadie Dora Stewart

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sadie D. Cline; born on 14 Jun 1922; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680 in 1994.
1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sadie B. Stewart; born on 14 Jun 1922; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680.


Wendall N. Stewart

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Wendell N. Stewart; born on 29 May 1956; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680.


Lacy Edgar Stewart

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 21; born at Jesse, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; son of Henry and
Versie Stewart; married on 21 Sep 1957 at Hatcher, WV; Viola Janice Bailey; age 18; born and living
at Oceana, WV; single; daughter of Truman and Ruth Bailey.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 442; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 30; born on 10 Feb 1936 at Glenfork, WV; divorced; living at Matheny, WV;
son of Henry C. and Verna Mae (McMillion) Stewart; married on 3 Jul 1966 at Oceana, WV; Lola Jane
Stewart; age 20; born on 24 Jun 1945 at Oceana, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; daughter of
Joseph Forest and Sadie Dora (Stewart) Stewart.
3. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Lacy Edgar “Ed” Stewart 81, of Matheny went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday July 15, 2017 following a long illness.

"Born February 10, 1936 in Jesse, he was the son of the late Henry Charles Stewart Sr. and Vernie Mae McMillon Stewart.

"Ed lived most of his life in Matheny. He also made his home in Summers County on the farm. A place he loved and enjoyed living on the mountains. He attended the Oak Grove Baptist Church in Summers county while living there. He moved back to Matheny in 2010.

"He was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church where he enjoyed going to church, and serving the Lord.

"Ed was a disabled coalminer. He was employed at Kopperston Mine, Harris #1, F&F Mine, and drove a log truck for Church Brothers Lumber Co, Lugars, and Billy Stewart. He enjoyed riding motorcycles especially Harley Davidsons, teasing people about Dodge trucks, cooking, gardening, and most of all spending time with his four precious grandchildren and his family.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 46 years, Lola Stewart, and infant son James Stewart, two brothers, Henry Charles Stewart Jr. and James Holly Stewart.

"He is survived by two daughters, Deana Holbrook (Jeff) of Green Camp, and Edna Vanhoy (Chad) of Pineville, Three grandson’s Kile Holbrook of Green Camp, Hunter and Lucas Vanhoy of Pineville, and one granddaughter Kelsy Holbrook of Green Camp, one brother Calvin Stewart (Louise) of Matheny, three sisters Garnet Bailey of New Richmond, Versie McCoy (Harlen), Carol Browning (Lindsey), of Jesse, many special nieces, nephews, and a host of many friends, and neighbors. Very special friends Mickey and Tammy Mitchell, and Mike Dempsey.

"The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the Hospice of Southern West Virginia, and Wyoming Nursing and rehab, for the wonderful care given Ed during his illness.

"Services celebrating the life of Ed Stewart will be held Tuesday July 18, 2017 at 2:00pm at the Matheny United Methodist Church with Rev. David White, and Rev. Mickey Mitchell officiating. Following the service he will be laid to rest beside his beloved wife in the Stewart Family Cemetery, Matheny. ..."


Lola Jane Stewart

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 442; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 30; born on 10 Feb 1936 at Glenfork, WV; divorced; living at Matheny, WV;
son of Henry C. and Verna Mae (McMillion) Stewart; married on 3 Jul 1966 at Oceana, WV; Lola
Jane Stewart; age 20; born on 24 Jun 1945 at Oceana, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; daughter
of Joseph Forest and Sadie Dora (Stewart) Stewart.
2. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Thursday, 25 Aug 2011; Newspaper Obit.
"On Tuesday, August 23, 2011, our beloved Lola Jane Stewart, wife, mother and grandmother went home to be with her Lord and Savior after a short illness of Pulmonary Fibrosis.

'One of ten children, Lola was born June 24, 1945, at Matheny, W.Va., where she lived most of her life. She was the daughter of Sadie Stewart Cline and the late Forest Stewart. She was a 1963 graduate of Oceana High School.

"She also made her home in Summers County, on the farm, a place where she loved and enjoyed living on the mountain. She attended the Oak Grove Baptist Church in Summers County while there. Due to her illness, she moved back to Matheny in 2010.

"She was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church, a church choir member, and loved serving the Lord.

"She was employed at the Thomas Grocery and Young’s Grocery in her earlier years. She retired as an assistant manager from Faschek in 1997.

"She loved working with wood, hunting, fishing, cooking, gardening, working jigsaw puzzles, singing in church, and most of all, spending time with her four precious grandchildren and family.

"In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a son, James Edgar Stewart.

"In addition to her mother, she is survived by her loving husband and best friend of 46 years, Lacy Edgar Stewart; two daughters, Deana Holbrook and husband, Jeff of Green Camp and Edna Vanhoy and husband, Chad of Pineville; four grandchildren, Kile and Kelsy Holbrook of Green Camp and Hunter and Lucas Vanhoy of Pineville; four sisters, Linda Counts and husband, Jack, Louise Stewart and husband Calvin of Matheny, Lakie Bailey and husband Bernard of Oceana, and Lynn Stewart and husband Sam of Matheny; five brothers, Ash P. of Matheny, David and wife Josie of Oceana, Earl and wife Alice, Dale and wife Teresa, and Wendell and wife Brenda, all of Matheny; special sister-in-law, Garnet Bailey of Matheny; niece, Regina Toler of Kopperston, many special nieces and nephews, and a host of friends and neighbors.

"A celebration of Lola’s life will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, August 25, 2011, at the Matheny Methodist Church with the Rev. David White officiating. Burial will follow in the Stewart Cemetery, Matheny...."


Lacy Edgar Stewart

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 21; born at Jesse, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; son of Henry and
Versie Stewart; married on 21 Sep 1957 at Hatcher, WV; Viola Janice Bailey; age 18; born and living
at Oceana, WV; single; daughter of Truman and Ruth Bailey.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 442; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 30; born on 10 Feb 1936 at Glenfork, WV; divorced; living at Matheny, WV;
son of Henry C. and Verna Mae (McMillion) Stewart; married on 3 Jul 1966 at Oceana, WV; Lola Jane
Stewart; age 20; born on 24 Jun 1945 at Oceana, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; daughter of
Joseph Forest and Sadie Dora (Stewart) Stewart.
3. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Lacy Edgar “Ed” Stewart 81, of Matheny went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday July 15, 2017 following a long illness.

"Born February 10, 1936 in Jesse, he was the son of the late Henry Charles Stewart Sr. and Vernie Mae McMillon Stewart.

"Ed lived most of his life in Matheny. He also made his home in Summers County on the farm. A place he loved and enjoyed living on the mountains. He attended the Oak Grove Baptist Church in Summers county while living there. He moved back to Matheny in 2010.

"He was a member of the Matheny Methodist Church where he enjoyed going to church, and serving the Lord.

"Ed was a disabled coalminer. He was employed at Kopperston Mine, Harris #1, F&F Mine, and drove a log truck for Church Brothers Lumber Co, Lugars, and Billy Stewart. He enjoyed riding motorcycles especially Harley Davidsons, teasing people about Dodge trucks, cooking, gardening, and most of all spending time with his four precious grandchildren and his family.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 46 years, Lola Stewart, and infant son James Stewart, two brothers, Henry Charles Stewart Jr. and James Holly Stewart.

"He is survived by two daughters, Deana Holbrook (Jeff) of Green Camp, and Edna Vanhoy (Chad) of Pineville, Three grandson’s Kile Holbrook of Green Camp, Hunter and Lucas Vanhoy of Pineville, and one granddaughter Kelsy Holbrook of Green Camp, one brother Calvin Stewart (Louise) of Matheny, three sisters Garnet Bailey of New Richmond, Versie McCoy (Harlen), Carol Browning (Lindsey), of Jesse, many special nieces, nephews, and a host of many friends, and neighbors. Very special friends Mickey and Tammy Mitchell, and Mike Dempsey.

"The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the Hospice of Southern West Virginia, and Wyoming Nursing and rehab, for the wonderful care given Ed during his illness.

"Services celebrating the life of Ed Stewart will be held Tuesday July 18, 2017 at 2:00pm at the Matheny United Methodist Church with Rev. David White, and Rev. Mickey Mitchell officiating. Following the service he will be laid to rest beside his beloved wife in the Stewart Family Cemetery, Matheny. ..."


Viola Janice Bailey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Lacy Edgar Stewart; age 21; born at Jesse, WV; single; living at Matheny, WV; son of Henry and
Versie Stewart; married on 21 Sep 1957 at Hatcher, WV; Viola Janice Bailey; age 18; born and living
at Oceana, WV; single; daughter of Truman and Ruth Bailey.


Sadie Dora Stewart

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sadie D. Cline; born on 14 Jun 1922; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680 in 1994.
1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sadie B. Stewart; born on 14 Jun 1922; living at PO Box 71, Matheny, WV 24680.