McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Chester Perrigan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Chester Perrigan; age 25; born in Clintwood, VA; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on 9 Jul
1945 at Superior, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 19; born and loving at Mohegan, WV; with
Consent of Mary Alice Mullins, mother of Martha Ann Mullins.


Martha Ann Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Chester Perrigan; age 25; born in Clintwood, VA; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on 9 Jul
1945 at Superior, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 19; born and loving at Mohegan, WV; with
Consent of Mary Alice Mullins, mother of Martha Ann Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 262; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli Edward Mullins; age 40; born at Avondale, WV; divorced; living at Keystone, WV; married on
25 Aug 1947 at Crumpler, WV; Martha Ann Paragon; age 22; born ay Mohegan, WV; divorced; living
at Keystone, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Joesph Daniel Tackett; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
31 Jul 1950 at Capels, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 24; born and living at Mohegan, WV; widow.
4. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #80-014964; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Curtis Thurston Hicks; age 51; born 30 Mar 1929 at Caretta, WV; divorced; married ended in 1973;
this is his second marriage; 9th grade education; living at Box 112, Capels, WV; son of Elijah and Martha
(Hicks) Hicks; married on 31 Mar 1980 in Russell Co, VA; Martha Ann Tackett; age 53; born 22 May 1926
in Hemphill, WV; widow; last marriage ended 14 Feb 1980; this is her fourth marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Hemphill, WV; daughter of Nathan and Mary Alice (Simpson) Mullins.


Josph Daniel Tackett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Joesph Daniel Tackett; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
31 Jul 1950 at Capels, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 24; born and living at Mohegan, WV; widow.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joseph Tackett; born on 23 Feb 1927; died in Feb 1980; last residence, Kimball, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 235-36-8678; card issued in WV before 1951.


Martha Ann Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Chester Perrigan; age 25; born in Clintwood, VA; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on 9 Jul
1945 at Superior, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 19; born and loving at Mohegan, WV; with
Consent of Mary Alice Mullins, mother of Martha Ann Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 262; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli Edward Mullins; age 40; born at Avondale, WV; divorced; living at Keystone, WV; married on
25 Aug 1947 at Crumpler, WV; Martha Ann Paragon; age 22; born ay Mohegan, WV; divorced; living
at Keystone, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Joesph Daniel Tackett; age 23; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
31 Jul 1950 at Capels, WV; Martha Ann Mullins; age 24; born and living at Mohegan, WV; widow.
4. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #80-014964; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Curtis Thurston Hicks; age 51; born 30 Mar 1929 at Caretta, WV; divorced; married ended in 1973;
this is his second marriage; 9th grade education; living at Box 112, Capels, WV; son of Elijah and Martha
(Hicks) Hicks; married on 31 Mar 1980 in Russell Co, VA; Martha Ann Tackett; age 53; born 22 May 1926
in Hemphill, WV; widow; last marriage ended 14 Feb 1980; this is her fourth marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Hemphill, WV; daughter of Nathan and Mary Alice (Simpson) Mullins.


Eli Mullins

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 66B;
Family #26/26.
Listed as Eli Mullins; age 1 yr, 5 mons; born in VA; in household of step-father, Wiley Mullins.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 227A;
Family #233/235.
Listed as Eli Mullins; age 10; born in VA; in household of step-father, Wiley Mullins.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 30 Apr 1930; Page 219B;
Family #304/305.
Listed as Eli Mullins; age 21; born in WV; in household of step-father, Wiley Mullins.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 217; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli Mullins; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Paynesville, WV; son of Wiley
and Mattie; married on 16 Jan 1931 at Paynesville, WV; Bessie V. Horn; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; daughter of B.N. and Sarah.


Bessie Virginia Horn

1. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1999', Vol II, "Benjamin Newton Horn" article, page 172.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 217; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli Mullins; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Paynesville, WV; son of Wiley
and Mattie; married on 16 Jan 1931 at Paynesville, WV; Bessie V. Horn; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; daughter of B.N. and Sarah.


Jerry Eli Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 74; WV Archives Web Site.
Jerry Eli Mullins; age 20; born at Browns Creek, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 22
Sep 1957 at Hemphill, WV; Rosella Swick; age 17; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single; with
consent of Eli and Ella Mullins, parents of Jerry Eli Mullins, and Steve and Reba Swick; parents of
Rosella Swick.


Rosella May "Ella" Swick

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; E.D. 24-39; taken on 22 May 1940;
Page 778B; Image 29 of 31; Household #221.
Listed as Ella May Swick; age 6; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Steve S. Swick.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 74; WV Archives Web Site.
Jerry Eli Mullins; age 20; born at Browns Creek, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 22
Sep 1957 at Hemphill, WV; Rosella Swick; age 17; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single; with
consent of Eli and Ella Mullins, parents of Jerry Eli Mullins, and Steve and Reba Swick; parents of
Rosella Swick.


Jerry Boyd "J.B." Mullins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 52A;
Image 33 of 57; Family #281/296.
Listed as Jerry B. Mullins; age 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Eli E. Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Jerry Boyd Mullins; age 22; born at Marytown, WV; single; living at War, WV; married on 7 Jun 1948
on Peter's Branch; Elsie Marie Hall; age 21; born and living at Algoma, WV; single;
(Peters Branch is between Mohegan and Caples in McDowell Co, WV)
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jerry B. Mullins; born on 1 Feb 1930; living at 102 Lisbon St, Interlachen, FL 32148 in 1995.
4. "Daily News"; Palatka, FL; 25 Feb 2004; newspaper Obit.
"Jerry Boyd "J.B." Mullins, 73, of Interlachen, died Monday, Jan. 5, 2004 at Putnam Community Medical Center. "Born in Marrytown, W.Va., Mr. Mullins came to Interlachen from Ohio and lived here for 28 years. He worked for Union Carbide as a mechanic and was a former police officer and had worked as a real estate agent in the Interlachen area. He enjoyed gardening and the outdoors. He attended Trinity Holiness Church. He was of the Pentecostal faith. "Survivors are his sons: Eddie Jerry Mullins, Worth, W.Va.; Jerry Wayne Mullins, Adrian, Mich.; daughters: Glena (Greg) Sizemore, Keystone, W.Va.; Sandra Darlene Mullins, Tecumseh, Mich.; stepdaughter: Pamela Miller, Huntsville, Ala.; brothers: James (Juanita) Mullins, Conneaut, Ohio; Garnett (Zeida) Mullins, Ashtabula, Ohio; sister: Brenda Vencill, Orange Park; best friend: Luis Albarran, Interlachen; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. "Calling hours were from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 7 at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home of Interlachen. "Services will be at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 8 at the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Pineview Cemetery..."
5. Social Security death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jerry B. Mullins; born on 1 Feb 1930; died on 5 Jan 2004; last residence, Interlachen, Putnam Co,
FL; SS # 234-40-9582; card issued in WV before 1951.


William Arley Burns

1. Mingo Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2267; Williamson, WV Draft Board;12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Arley Burns; age 35; born on 7 Mar 1882; living at Matewan, Mingo Co, WV; coal miner; employed
by Epp Steele Coal Co, Matewan, WV; nearest relative, Stella Burns, Matewan, WV; medium height
and build; blue eyes and dark hair.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 212B; Image 2
of 2; Family #28/30.
Listed as Arley Burns; age 34; born in KY; married; coal miner; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Arley Burns; age 47; born in KY; married at 23; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-335; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Arley Burns; age 59; born on 12 Mar 1883 (sic, conflicts with other references) in Lickburg,
KY; living at Red Bird, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV; employed by Red Bird Pocahontas Coal Co; person
who will always know address, Mrs. Stella Burns, wife, Iaeger, WV; 5' 11" tall; 200 lbs; blue eyes;
black hair; ruddy complexion; right arm scarred from powder burn.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3477; WV Archives Web Site.
William Arley Burns; age 65; born on 7 Mar 1882 in McClothan Co, KY (No such county, believe they
meant Magoffin Co, KY); married; coal miner; husband of Stella Burns, age 54; living at Iaeger, WV;
son of unknown father and Martha Burns; died on 23 Jan 1948 at Iaeger, WV from myocarditis; buried
on 26 Jan 1948 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Russell Burns, Iaeger, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 22 Dec 2011; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
William Arley Burns; born 7 Mar 1882; died 23 Jan 1948; buried here; headstone photo shown; "AT REST
FATHER".


Stella M. Blanton

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 212B; Image 2
of 2; Family #28/30.
Listed as Stella Burns; age 30; born in KY; married; in household of husband, William A. Burns.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Stella Burns; age 39; born in KY; married at 15; in household of husband, William A. Burns.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Stella Burns; born on 3 May 1888; died in Jul 1973; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 232-96-7596; card issued in NC or WV in 1973.
4. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate # '73 013776; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Stella Blanton; age 84; born on 3 May 1889 in KY; widow; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of James
and Lear (_______) Blanton; died on 9 Jul 1973 in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV from
intertrochanteric fracture, right hip due to emphysema; coronary insufficiency; ASHD;
broncopneumonia; buried on 12 Jul 1973 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Stella M. Burns; born in 1889; died in 1973; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOTHER".


Dora Burns

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 212B; Image 2
of 2; Family #28/30.
Listed as Dora Burns; age 13; born in KY; in household of father, William A. Burns.


Russell Edward Burns

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 212B; Image 2
of 2; Family #28/30.
Listed as Russell Burns; age 1 yr, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Burns.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Russell Burns; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Burns.


Mae Burns

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Mae Burns; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Burns.


Magdaline Burns

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Magaline Burns; age 3 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Burns.


Charles Daniel Burns

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 61A; Image 51
of 57; Family #432/450.
Listed as Daniel Burns; age 1 yr, 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William A. Burns.
2. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate # 3272; WV Archives Web Site.
Daniel Charles Burns; age 20; born on 12 Jun 1929 at Roderfield, WV; single; coal miner; living at
Iaeger, WV; son of William A. and Stella (Blanton) Burns; died on 15 Jan 1949 at Iaeger, WV from
lymphatic leukenia; buried on 19 Jan 1949 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Opal Burns.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
C. Daniel Burns; born in 1929; died in 1949; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MY BELOVED ONE".


James Walter "Mack" Chaffin Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 196B; Image 48
of 56; Family #389/402.
Walter Chafin; age 31; born in KY; married at 19; works for railroad; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1966); Page __; Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web
Site.
Walter Chaffins; age 68; born on 19 Nov 1897 in WV; married; trackman; living at Wilmore, WV; son of
Stanley and Polly (Vanhoose) Chaffins; died on 6 May 1966 in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch,
WV from self inflicted barbituate poisioning; buried on 8 May 1966 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery,
Roderfield, WV; informant, Laieu Edwards, Cincinnatti, OH.
3. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
James Walter Chaffin; born on 19 Nov 1897; died on 6 May 1966; "aka Mack"; buried here.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Modfreak; 31 Oct 2007
Walter Chaffin, Sr; born 19 Nov 1897 in Lawrence Co, KY; died 6 May 1966 in McDowell
Co, WV; buried here; headstone photo shown; "Parents: Stanley Chaffin (1861-1934) Mary Chaffins
(1865-1951); Spouse: Lake Erie Perdieu Chaffin (1905 - 1981)"; Newspaper Obit and person photos shown.


Lake Erie Perdieu

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 196B; Image 48
of 56; Family #389/402.
Listed as Lake Chafin; age 24; born in WV; married at 14; in household of husband, James W. Chafin.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lake Chaffin; born on 9 Jul 1905; died in May 1981; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV; last
benefit, Chicago, Cook Co, IL; SS #236-78-1493; card issued in WV in 1965.


Rebecca Chaffin

1. US Public Records; LDS Web Site.
R. Chaffin; born 3 Sep 1938; living at 244 E Pearson Street, Apt #507, Chicago, IL 60611
from 1 Dec 1993 to 13 Nov 2000; 2nd address 900 N Lake Shore Drive, Apt 1706, Chicago, IL 60611;
from 14 May 1982 to 29 Oct 2007.


Hiram J. Chaffin

1. US Public Records; LDS Web Site.
Hiram J. Chaffin; born 18 May 1944; living at 1009 Silver Ridge Road, Drasco, AR on 21 Sep 2006;
2nd address 900 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611 on 1 Aug 1994.


Raymond Herman Chaffin

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 196B; Image 48
of 56; Family #389/402.
Listed as Raymond Chafin; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, James W. Chafin.
2. Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com Web Site.
Raymond H. Chaffin; born 4 Feb 1922; died 8 Aug 2007; last residence, Troy, MI; card issued in WV before 1951.
3. "Detroit News"; Detroit, MI; 10 Aug 2007; Newspaper Obit.
" Raymond H. Chaffin - Died August 8, 2007, age 85, of Troy, formerly of Madison Heights. In addition to his parents, James Walter "Mack" and Lake (Perdieu) Chaffin, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Betty, one brother, James Walter Chaffin, Jr., one sister, G. Laverne Edwards, and two sisters-in-law, Vivian Chaffins and Pauline Chaffin. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired from TRW in 1982, was a member of the Free and Accepted Masons, Roseville Lodge 522, and belonged to the Fellowship Baptist Church, a former member of Sterling Heights Assembly of God Church. He is survived by children Gary (Debbie), Alan (Susan), and Susan (Kenneth) Ryntz, grandchildren, Brandy (Shawn) Marsh, Jeremy (Nicole), Eric, Nikki and Dustin Chaffin, and Colton Ryntz, great-granddaughter, Taylor Marsh, siblings, Clyde Chaffins of Wilmore, WV, Hiram Chaffin of Greer's Fairy, AR, one sister, Rebecca Chaffin of Chicago, IL. Visitation at the Hopcroft Funeral Home, 31145 John R., Madison Heights, Saturday 5-9 p.m., Sunday 1-8 p.m., services Monday 10 a.m. from the Hopcroft Funeral Home. Burial will follow in White Chapel Cemetery, Troy, MI..."


Betty Jean Deskins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV: Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 168B; Image
14 of 22; Family #137/141.
Listed as Betty J. Deskins; age 2 yrs 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, George F. Deskins.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Betty J. Chaffin; born 28 Jun 1927; died 3 Jul 1992; last residence, Madison Heights, MI;
SS#232-44-4025; card issued in WV or NC before 1951.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery; Troy, Oakland Co, MI; submitted by
J Witkowski; 6 Sep 2006.
Betty Jean Deskins Chaffin; born 28 Jun 1927; died 3 Jul 1992; buried here; gavemaker and obit shown.
"The Daily Tribune
Royal Oak, Michigan
Sunday, July 5, 1992
Betty J. Chaffin, 65, of Madison Heights, died Friday, July 3, 1992, at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak. She was born June 28, 1927, in Iaeger, W.Va.
Mrs. Chaffin was a member of the Sterling Heights Assembly of God.
Surviving are her husband, Ray; sons, daughter, sisters, Ethel Lockhart of Pulaski, Va., and Helen Melvin of Bushnell, Fla.; brother, Bob Deskins of Yuma, Ariz.; and grandchildren.
Visitation, 2-9 p.m. today at Hopcroft-Swanson Funeral Home, 31145 John R, Madison Heights; service, 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with burial, White Chapel memorial Cemetery, Troy.

Daughter of George and Annabelle (Puckett) Deskins...."