McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Lamir Blair Sr

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Mt Gay, WV; son of Ross and Minnie (Honaker) Blair;
married on 20 Jan 1938 at Logan, WV; Medie Spry; age 16; born in WV; single; living at Mt. Gay, WV;
daughter of Wiliam and Annie (Aldreidge) Spry.
2. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry,com Web Site.
Lamir Blair; born in 1919 in KY; living in Logan Co, WV; grammar school education; semiskilled miner;
68" tall; 180 lbs; enlisted on 9 Nov 1942 as a Private at Huntington, WV.
3. Raleigh Co, WV Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Page 164; Line 38; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair, Sr; age 48; married miner; died on 9 Sep 1967 at Beckley, WV from congestive heart
failure, with arteriosclerotic heart disease.
4. Social Security death Index, Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lamir Blair; born on 29 Mar 1919; died in Sep 1967; SS # 234-14-4449; card issued in WV before
1951.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted
by B. Walls; 23 Jun 2014
Lamir Blair, Sr; born on 29 Mar 1919; died in Sep 1967; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"WEST VIRGINIA PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II".


Melda M. Spry

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Mt Gay, WV; son of Ross and Minnie (Honaker) Blair;
married on 20 Jan 1938 at Logan, WV; Medie Spry; age 16; born in WV; single; living at Mt. Gay, WV;
daughter of Wiliam and Annie (Aldreidge) Spry.
2. US PublicRecords Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Melda Adams; born on 25 May 1922; living at RR9; POB 690, Princeton, WV 24740 in 1993.
3. Social Security Death index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Melda M. Adams; born on 25 May 1922; died on 30 Sep 1997; last residence Princeton, Mercer Co,
WV; SS # 722-03-5373; card issued through Railroad Board before 1951.


Lamir Blair Sr

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Mt Gay, WV; son of Ross and Minnie (Honaker) Blair;
married on 20 Jan 1938 at Logan, WV; Medie Spry; age 16; born in WV; single; living at Mt. Gay, WV;
daughter of Wiliam and Annie (Aldreidge) Spry.
2. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry,com Web Site.
Lamir Blair; born in 1919 in KY; living in Logan Co, WV; grammar school education; semiskilled miner;
68" tall; 180 lbs; enlisted on 9 Nov 1942 as a Private at Huntington, WV.
3. Raleigh Co, WV Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Page 164; Line 38; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair, Sr; age 48; married miner; died on 9 Sep 1967 at Beckley, WV from congestive heart
failure, with arteriosclerotic heart disease.
4. Social Security death Index, Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lamir Blair; born on 29 Mar 1919; died in Sep 1967; SS # 234-14-4449; card issued in WV before
1951.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted
by B. Walls; 23 Jun 2014
Lamir Blair, Sr; born on 29 Mar 1919; died in Sep 1967; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"WEST VIRGINIA PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II".


Sylvia Ethel Peters

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 174;
Image 4 of 56; Family #38/38.
Listed as Sylva Peters; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Carl Peters.
2. "Daily Mountain Eagle"; Jasper, AL; 31 Mar 1999; Newspaper Obit.
Sylvia "Ethel" Blair, 78, of Cordova, formerly of West Virginia, died Monday, March 29, 1999, at her
residence. The funeral will be held Friday, April 2, 1999, at Fanning Funeral Home with burial at
Iaeger memorial Cemetery in Roderfield, WV..."
"...She is survived by two daughters, Marie Williams of Cordova and Della Mae Meade of Princeton,
W. Va. three... "
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sylvia E. Blair; born on 18 Sep 1919; died on 29 Mar 1999; last residence, Cordova, Walker Co, AL;
SS #234-42-9094; card issued in WV before 1951.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted
by B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Sylvia E. Blair; born on 18 Sep 1920; died on 29 Mar 1999; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"MOTHER HEAVEN WILL NEVER WELCOME A SWEETER MOTHER".


Douglas Ray Blair

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1950); Page__; Sandy River District; WV Archives Web
Site.
Douglas Ray Blair; age 1 day; born at Panther, WV; son of Lamir and Sylvia (Peters) Blaie(sic, Blair);
died on 14 Sep 1950 of congenital (complications).


Carl C. Williams

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl C. Williams; born on 8 Apr 1942; living at 4443 River Rd, Cordova, Al 35550 in 1994.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl C. Williams; living at 700 Armory Ave, Cordova, AL 35550.


Marie A. Blair

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Marie Williams; born on ______; living at 4443 River Rd, Cordova, Al 35550 in 1994.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Marie A. Williams; living at 700 Armory Ave, Cordova, AL 35550.
3. "Daily Mountain Eagle"; Jasper, AL; 31 Mar 1999; Newspaper Obit.
Sylvia "Ethel" Blair, 78, of Cordova, formerly of West Virginia, died Monday, March 29, 1999, at her
residence. The funeral will be held Friday, April 2, 1999, at Fanning Funeral Home with burial at
Iaeger memorial Cemetery in Roderfield, WV..."
"...She is survived by two daughters, Marie Williams of Cordova and Della Mae Meade of Princeton,
W. Va. three... "


Della Mae Blair

1. "Daily Mountain Eagle"; Jasper, AL; 31 Mar 1999; Newspaper Obit.
Sylvia "Ethel" Blair, 78, of Cordova, formerly of West Virginia, died Monday, March 29, 1999, at her
residence. The funeral will be held Friday, April 2, 1999, at Fanning Funeral Home with burial at
Iaeger memorial Cemetery in Roderfield, WV..."
"...She is survived by two daughters, Marie Williams of Cordova and Della Mae Meade of Princeton,
W. Va. three... "


Frank Adams

1. 1940 Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Whitman Creek; E.D.23-21; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page
394A; Image 24 of 40; Household #409.
Listed as Frank Adams; age 15; born in WV; 7th garde education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Mike Adams.
2. US PublicRecords Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Frank Adams; born on 20 May 1925; living at RR 9; POB 690, Princeton, WV 24740 in 1988.
3. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 4 sep 2007; Newspaper Obit.
"PRINCETON - Frank Adams, 82, formerly of Long Acre Drive, Princeton, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at Princeton Health Care Center in Princeton. Born May 29, 1925 at Ethel, he was the son of the late Mike Adams and Sophie Molnar Adams. "Mr. Adams attended First Church of the Nazarene in Princeton. He was retired from the Department of Defense and was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed being outdoors. "In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Melda Spry Adams; two sons, Frankie Adams and Bobby Adams; two brothers, Mike Adams and Bert Adams; and one sister, Dorothy Sexton. "Survivors include one son, Billy Adams of Connecticut; one daughter, Melissa Adams of Connecticut; one daughter-in-law, Diane Adams; two stepsons, Roger Maynard and his wife Maxine of Princeton, and Lucian Maynard and his wife Sally of Harts; four stepdaughters, Della Meade and her husband B.F., Patty Jarrell and Janet Duncan, all of Princeton, and Shevonna Morgan and her husband Randy of Citra, Fla.; one brother, Elmer Adams and his wife Thu of Highland Ranch, Colo.; four sisters, Sophia Adams of Highland Ranch, Liz Kovach and her husband Frank of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Margaret Carter and her husband James of Victorville, Calif., and Julie Souza and her husband Ron of Geneva, Ohio; four grandchildren; 12 step-grandchildren; and 17 step-great-grandchildren. "Funeral services will be conducted today at 8 p.m. at the Rowland H. Bailey Funeral Chapel of Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with Pastor Jeff Beckett officiating. "A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton...."


Melda M. Spry

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
Lamir Blair; age 19; born in KY; single; living at Mt Gay, WV; son of Ross and Minnie (Honaker) Blair;
married on 20 Jan 1938 at Logan, WV; Medie Spry; age 16; born in WV; single; living at Mt. Gay, WV;
daughter of Wiliam and Annie (Aldreidge) Spry.
2. US PublicRecords Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Melda Adams; born on 25 May 1922; living at RR9; POB 690, Princeton, WV 24740 in 1993.
3. Social Security Death index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Melda M. Adams; born on 25 May 1922; died on 30 Sep 1997; last residence Princeton, Mercer Co,
WV; SS # 722-03-5373; card issued through Railroad Board before 1951.


Mike Adams

1. 1940 Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Whitman Creek; E.D.23-21; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page
394A; Image 24 of 40; Household #409.
Listed as Mike Adams; age 51; born in Hungary; married; no education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; coal miner for Island Creek Coal Co; has first citizenship papers; head of household.


Sophie Molnar

1. 1940 Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Whitman Creek; E.D.23-21; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page
394A; Image 24 of 40; Household #409.
Listed as Sophia Adams; age 39; born in Hungary; married; no education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; alien; in household of husband, Mike Adams.


Catherine Peters

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 174;
Image 4 of 56; Family #38/38.
Listed as Catherine Peters; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Carl Peters.
2. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Catherine Peters Gilkerson; born on 21 Apr 1922(sic, can not be 1922, brother Enos was born on 21
Feb 1922); died (no date); buried? here.
(Since there is no death date, she may not be buried here. could not locate any additional information
on this person.


Enos Harvey Peters

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 174;
Image 4 of 56; Family #38/38.
Listed as Enos Peters; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Carl Peters.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 112: WV Archives Web Site.
Enos Peters; age 21; born and living at Panther, WV; single; married on 8 Jul 1943 at Iaeger, WV;
Ivory Mullins; age 18; born and living at Ieager, WV; with consent of Zella Mullins, mother of Ivory
Mullins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1961); Page __; Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web
Site.
Enos Harvey Peters; age 38; born in Feb 1922 at Iaeger, WV; married; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
SS # 234-22-0351; served in WW II; son of Carl and Rosa (Kennedy) Peters; died on 20 Aug 1961 in
Grace Hospital, Welch, WV of a subarachoid hemorrhage caused by a probable congential aneurysin;
"Circle of Willis"; buried on 22 Aug 1961 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 12 Oct 2012; grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Enos H. Peters; born 21 Feb 1922; died 20 Aug 1961; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "WEST
VIRGINIA * PFC * 453 MEDICAL COLL CO * WORLD WAR II".


Ivory Mullins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 239B; Image 34
of 35; Family #267/271.
Listed as Ivory Mullins; age 1 yr, 0 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Roy Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 112: WV Archives Web Site.
Enos Peters; age 21; born and living at Panther, WV; single; married on 8 Jul 1943 at Iaeger, WV;
Ivory Mullins; age 18; born and living at Ieager, WV; with consent of Zella Mullins, mother of Ivory
Mullins.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 5 Dec 2013.
Ivory Peters; born 6 Mar 1929; died 25 Apr 1999; buried here; headstone photo shown; "OUR LOVING
MOTHER * ENOS AND IVORY * MARRIED JULY 8, 1943".