McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


W. Sherman Greer

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__; Page 387; WV Archives Web Site.
W.S. Greer; age 29; born in Ashe Co, NC; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of Frank and Mary;
married on 1 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV; Minnie Wolf; age 28; born in Martin Co, KY; widow; daughter
of Albert and Sarah.


Minnie Myrtle Duncan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__; Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Roy Wolf; age 22; born in Boyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of W.M. and
Martha; married on 21 Mar 1907 at Twin Branch, WV; Minnie Duncan; age 18; born in Martin Co, KY;
single; daughter of Albert and Sarah.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__; Page 387; WV Archives Web Site.
W.S. Greer; age 29; born in Ashe Co, NC; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of Frank and Mary;
married on 1 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV; Minnie Wolf; age 28; born in Martin Co, KY; widow; daughter of
Albert and Sarah.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 208A; Image
31 of 76; Family #266/282.
Listed as Minnie Greer; age 41; born in KY; married at 19; widow; in household of father, Albert J.
Duncan.
4. Social Security death Index; Ancestry.com
Minnie Greer; born on 24 Aug 1888; died 5 Mar 1995; last residence, Ballard, Monroe Co, WV;
SS # 234-78-0531; card issued in WV in 1965.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Orchard Cemetery, Ballard, Monroe Co, WV; submitted by Anita Hill-Racer;
22 Jan 2017.
Minnie Myrtle Duncan Greer; born 24 Aug 1888 jn Warfield, Martin Co, WV; died 5 Mar 1995 in Ballard,
Monroe Co, WV; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
"Info taken from obituary
First marriage to Roy Wolfe 21 Mar 1907 Twin Branch, McDowell, West Virginia
Second marriage to W Sherman Greer 1 Mar 1917 Davy, McDowell, West Virginia
listed as widowed on 1920 census
children:
Wolfe, Bernard 28 Dec 1907 - 20 Mar 1986
Wolfe, Hazel abt 1911 m. Ora Hager
Wolfe, Albert Lee (abt 1913) 16 Aug 1911 - 1 Nov 1947
Wolfe, Delphia 28 Aug 1914 - 16 Apr 2007 Shasta, CA m. James E. Mullins
Greer, Shelby James 17 Dec 1917 - 14 Dec 1950
Greer, Sherman abt 1919"
(The following information was taken from older listing in Iaeger memorial Cemetery)
"half sister to Effie Canterbury and daughter of Albert J. "Dick" Duncan and Sarah Sally?"; buried here (sic)
(Effie Canterbury was a daughter of Sarah Ellen Runyon's first marriage to Richard Vermillion)


Sherman Greer

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 208A; Image
31 of 76; Family #266/282.
Listed as Sherman Greer; age 10; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Albert J. Duncan, with
mother, Minerva Duncan Wolfe Greer.


Adam Foy Falke

1. 1910 Census, Symth Co, VA; Marion Township; Marion; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 20A; Image 39
of 43; Family #367/368.
Listed as Foy A. Falke; age 30; born in VA; married once for 9 yrs; machinist in tuba? works; head of
household.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 14/15 Jan 1920; Page 26A;
Image 9 of 48; Family #85/90.
Listed as A.F. Falke; age 40; born in WV; married; coal miner; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 41A; Image
23 of 91; Family #42/44.
Listed as Foy Falke; age 51; born in VA; married at 25; house carpenter; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 006546; WV Archives Web Site.
Adam Foy Falke; age 79; born 18 Oct 1879 in Marion, VA; married; retired carpenter; SS# 236-10-3095;
living at War, WV; son of Harmon and Eliza (Brown) Falke; died 29 Apr 1959 at War, WV; due to heart
failure, myocarditis; buried 2 May 1959 in Round Hill Cemetery, Marion, VA; informant, Oren Falke, War, WV.


Bertie Florence Rider

1. 1910 Census, Symth Co, VA; Marion Township; Marion; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 20A; Image 39
of 43; Family #367/368.
Listed as Bertie F. Falke; age 29; born in VA; married once for 9 yrs; 4 children, all living; in household
of husband, Foy A. Falke.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 14/15 Jan 1920; Page 26A;
Image 9 of 48; Family #85/90.
Listed as Berta. Falke; age 39; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Adam F. Falke.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 41A; Image
23 of 91; Family #42/44.
Listed as Bertie Falke; age 49; born in VA; married at 23; in household of husband, Adam F. Falke.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 003727; WV Archives Web Site.
Bertie Florence Falke; age 81; born 28 Nov 1880 in Marion, VA; widow; living at War, WV; daughter of
Walter and Mamie Rider; died 7 Mar 1962 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to acute coronary occlusion;
arteriosclerosis; buried 9 Mar 1962 in Round Hill Cemetery, Marion, VA; informant, Oren Falke, War, WV


Oren Falke

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 14/15 Jan 1920; Page 26A;
Image 9 of 48; Family #85/90.
Listed as Owen Falke; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Adam F. Falke.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 41A; Image
23 of 91; Family #42/44.
Listed as Oren Falke; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Adam F. Falke.


Charles F. Falke

1. 1910 Census, Symth Co, VA; Marion Township; Marion; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 20A; Image 39
of 43; Family #367/368.
Listed as Charles Falke; age 1; born in VA; in household of father, Foy A. Falke.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 14/15 Jan 1920; Page 26A;
Image 9 of 48; Family #85/90.
Listed as Charles Falke; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Adam F. Falke.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 41A; Image
23 of 91; Family #42/44.
Listed as Charles Falke; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, Adam F. Falke.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 174; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Falfe; age 22; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of A.F. and
Bertie; married on 16 oct 1932 at Caretta, WV; Chloe Vesta Taylor; age 19; born in Dickenson Co,
VA; single; daughter of K.H. and Burtha.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Falke; born on 18 Apr 1909; died in May 1961; SS # 232-14-1707; card issued in NC or WV
before 1951.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
Charles F. Falke; born 18 Apr 1909; died 31 May 1961; buried here; headstone photo shown; "WEST
VIRGINIA PFC 974 ORD EVAC CO WORLD WAR II".


Chloe Vesta Taylor

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 174; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Falfe; age 22; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of A.F. and
Bertie; married on 16 oct 1932 at Caretta, WV; Chloe Vesta Taylor; age 19; born in Dickenson Co,
VA; single; daughter of K.H. and Burtha.


Ellis Greer

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 72; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; born 19 Mar 1916 at Davy, WV; living at Premier, WV; son of Millard and Zellia; was
issued a license to marry on 14 Mar 1938; Concettina Fly; born 1 Aug 1920 at Premier, WV; living
at Premier, WV.
(No return by minister. Do not believe marriage took place. Concettina married John Sherman
Tessner later that year on 24 Dec 1938)
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 124; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; born 19 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; son of Mildred and Zellia;
was issued a license to marry on 15 Mar 1939; Jewell Marshall; born 7 Apr 1916; in KY; widow;
living at Premier; daughter of W.M. and Lillie.
(No return by minister. Marriage did not take place)
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764A; Image 7 of 10; Household #52.
Listed as Ellis Grier; age 23; born in WV; absent; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; in household of father, Robert M. Greer.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; age 27; born at Davy, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; married on 5 Feb 1944 at
Bluefield, WV; Virginia Jewel Marshall; age 27; born in KY; widow; living at Welch, WV


Virginia Jewell Marshall

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 55A;
Image 39 of 57; Family #336/352.
Listed as Jewel Marshall; age 14; born in KY; in household of husband, William M. Marshall.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1933); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
Daniel Hale; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of S.H. and
Virginia; married on 23 Nov 1933 at Asco, WV; Jewel Marshall; age 21 (sic, 17); born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Bill and _____.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 124; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; born 19 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; son of Mildred and Zellia;
was issued a license to marry on 15 Mar 1939; Jewell Marshall; born 7 Apr 1916; in KY; widow;
living at Premier; daughter of W.M. and Lillie.
(No return by minister. Marriage did not take place)
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764A; Image 7 of 10; Household #53.
Listed as Jewel Marshall; age 23; born in KY; single; 8th grade education; lived at same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William M. Marshall.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; age 27; born at Davy, WV; single; living at Premier, WV; married on 5 Feb 1944 at
Bluefield, WV; Virginia Jewel Marshall; age 27; born in KY; widow; living at Welch, WV


James E. Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
James E. Mullins; age 26; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living in Logan, WV; married on 10 Jan 1948
at Capels, WV; Delphia Wolfe; age 33; born in Burnwell, KY; single; living at Marytown, WV.


Delphia L. Wolfe

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 208A; Image
31 of 76; Family #266/282.
Listed as Delpha Wolfe; age 16; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Albert J. Duncan, with
mother, Minerva Duncan Wolfe Greer.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 84; WV Archives Web Site.
James E. Mullins; age 26; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living in Logan, WV; married on 10 Jan 1948
at Capels, WV; Delphia Wolfe; age 33; born in Burnwell, KY; single; living at Marytown, WV.
3. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 22 Apr 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"BALLARD - Delphia L. Mullins, 92, of Redding, Calif., formerly of Ballard, passed away Monday, April 16, 2007 at Shasta Regional Medical Center, Redding, Calif. "She was born Aug. 28, 1914 in Kentucky and was the daughter of the late Roy Wolfe and Minnie Duncan Wolfe Greer. "Ms. Mullins was a homemaker. "She is survived by one daughter, Ann Hammers and husband Doug of Redding; one brother, Sherman Greer of Peterstown; one sister, Hazel Hager of Roanoke, Va.; and four grandchildren. "Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Sunday, April 22, 2007 at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel, Peterstown, with Preacher Donald Dawson officiating. Friends may call from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday (today), April 21, 2007 at the funeral home..."


Ora Hager

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Ora Hager; age 32; born in Carter Co, KY; single; brakeman; living at Hemphill, WV; son of William
and Alice; married on 23 Aug 1936 at Oak Hill, WV; Hazel Wolfe; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Roy and ?.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10108; WV Archives Web Site.
Ora Hager; age 33 yrs, 7 mons, 26 days; born 29 Mar 1904 in Willard, KY; married; husband of Hazel Wolfe;
brakeman for N&W Railway; living on Iaeger Road; son of William and Alice (Bradford) Hager; died 26 Nov 1937
in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; due to bilateral lobar pneumonia due to concussion of brain; fell
from railroad bridge, at Hemphill, WV while flagging at night; buried 28 Nov 1937 in Roderfield Cemetery;
informant, Ethel H. Smith, Hemphill, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Ora Hager; born 29 Mar 1904; died 26 Nov 1937; buried here; grave maker photo shown.


Hazel Wolfe

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 208A; Image
31 of 76; Family #266/282.
Listed as Hazel Wolfe; age 20; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Albert J. Duncan, with
mother, Minerva Duncan Wolfe Greer.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 306; WV Archives Web Site.
Ora Hager; age 32; born in Carter Co, KY; single; brakeman; living at Hemphill, WV; son of William
and Alice; married on 23 Aug 1936 at Oak Hill, WV; Hazel Wolfe; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Roy and ?.


James Monroe Heath

1. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #182; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918;
Ancestry,com Web Site.
James Monroe Heath; born on ______; living at Premier, WV; miner for Premier Pocahontas
Colleries C, Premier, WV; nearest relative, Caroline Heath, Premier, WV; tall with medium build;
brown eyes and brown hair.
2. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as James Heath; age 52; born in NC; married at 20; coal miner; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9098; WV Archives Web Site.
James Monroe Heath; age 76; born in Ashe Co, NC; married; retired; living at Davy, WV; son of
Monroe and Polly Ann (Blevins) Heath; died on 27 Jun 1950 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from
generalized arteriosclosis; hospitalized for 75 days; buried on 29 Jun 1950 in Iaeger Memorial.
4. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
James Monroe Heath; born on 12 Jan (sic, June) 1877; died on 27 Jun 1950; buried here.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 7 Feb 2011.
James Monroe Heath; born 12 Jun 1877; died 27 Jun 1950; buried here; headstone, grave marker
and death certificate photos shown; "Son of Monroe Heath and Polly Ann Blevins Heath."


Martha Caroline Rose

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 110B; Image 20
of 44; Family #168/168.
Listed as Martha C. Rose; age 3; born in VA in Aug 1896; in household of father, William P. Rose.
2. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page 170B; Image 12
of 41; Family #103/104.
Listed as Caroline M. Rose; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, William P. Rose.
3. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Caroline Heath; age 31; born in VA; married at 18; in household of husband, James M.
Heath.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1969); Browns Creek District; Page ___; WV Archives
Web Site via the LDS Web Site.
Caroline R. Heath; age 83; born on 1 Jun 1886 (sic, 1896); widow; housewife; living at Davy, WV;
daughter of Billy and unknown mother Rose; died on 20 Aug 1969 in Doctors Hospital, Welch, WV
from congestive heart failure; buried on 27 Aug 1969 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; headstone and grave marker photos added by B. Walls.
Martha Caroline Rose Heath; born on 1 Jun 1896; died on 20 Aug 1969; buried here; headstone
and grave marker photos shown.


Grant Heath

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Grant Heath; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Heath.


Frank Heath

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Frank Heath; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Heath.


Rosey Heath

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Rosey Heath; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Heath.


Ray Ellis Heath

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Roy Heath; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Heath.


Mamie Ellen Heath

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 226B; Image 2 of 35;
Family #14/20.
Listed as Mammie Heath; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, James M. Heath.


Curtis Moses Heath

1. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #8479; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Heath; age 16; born on 6 Sep 1937 in Raleigh Co, WV; schoolboy; living at Mohegan, WV;
son of james Monroe and Martha (Rose) Heath; died on 4 Jul 1954 in the Bluefield Sanitarium,
Bleuefield, WV from a contusion of the cervical cord caused by a fracture dislocation of 3rd cervical
vertebra sufferd from diving in water; buried on 9 Jul 1954 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; informant,
Mary Heath.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
2 Aug 2014.
Curtis M. Heath; born on 12 Jul 1938 (sic, 6 Sep 1937); died on 4 Jul 1954; buried here; heastone photo shown;
"SON-BROTHER * GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN"