McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Fletcher Lee Collins Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 414; WV Archives Web Site.
Fletcher Collins; age 26; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of Merritt
and Dandelion; married on 26 Dec 1910 at Twin Branch, WV; Nannie Barber; age 21; born in Floyd
Co, KY; single; daughter of John and Nancy.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Fletcher C. Collins; age 45; born in VA; married at 25; foreman in coal mine; head of
household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-920; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Fletcher Lee Collins; age 58; born on 12 Feb 1884 in Monroe Co, WV; living at Davy, WV; employed
by Darr Smokeless Coal Co, Asco, WV at Spice Creek; person who will always know address; Nannie
Collins; Davy, WV; 5' 9" tall; 160 lbs; gray eyes; brown hair; light complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #582; WV Archives Web Site.
Fletcher C. Collins, Sr; age 72; born on 12 Feb 1884 in Monroe Co, WV; married; retired coal miner;
SS # 232-12-5814; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of Will and Essie (Broomfield) Collins; died on 17
Jan 1956 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV from uremia with generalized arteriosclerosis; buried on 10
Jan 1956 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Mrs. A.R. Rose.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 24 Nov 2013
Fletcher C. Collins, Sr; born 12 Feb 1889; died 27 Jan 1956; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Nancy Jane "Nannie" Barber

1. 1900 Census, Boyd Co, KY; East Fork District; taken on 26 Jun 1900; Page 256B; Image 50 of 51;
Family #405/418.
Listed as Nancy J. Barber; age 10; born in Apr 1890 in KY; in household of father, John P. Barber.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 25 Apr 1910; Page
187B; Image 4 of 33; Family #55/62.
Listed as Nancie Barber; age 20; born in KY; single; in household of father, John Barber.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 414; WV Archives Web Site.
Fletcher Collins; age 26; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of Merritt
and Dandelion; married on 26 Dec 1910 at Twin Branch, WV; Nannie Barber; age 21; born in Floyd
Co, KY; single; daughter of John and Nancy.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Nannie Collins; age 40; born in KY; married at 20; in household of husband, Fletcher L.
Collins.
5. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Nancy Jane Collins; born on 26 Apr 1889; died on 27 Mar 1985; buried here.


Roy Collins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Roy Collins; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Fletcher L. Collins.


Fletcher Lee "Junior" Collins Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Junior Collins; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Fletcher L. Collins.


Howard Collins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Howard Collins; age 4 yrs, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Fletcher L. Collins.


Aulda Raymond Rose

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page 189B; Family #122.
Listed as Alda Rose; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Paris E. Rose.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 3 Feb 1920; Page 144B; Family #166.
Listed as Alda Rose, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, Paris E. Rose.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Family #93.
Listed as Aulda Rose; age 23; born in WV; in household of father, Paris E. Rose.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 130; WV Archives Web Site.
A.R. Rose; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; barber; living at Crumpler, WV; son of Ed and
Jane; married on 15 Apr 1933 at Welch, WV; Arabella Prater; age 21; born in Ashland, KY; single;
living at Twin Branch, WV; daughter of Glenn and Mae.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
A.R. Rose; age 30; born in Wyoming Co, WV; divorced; barber; living at Welch, WV; son of Ed and
Jane; married on 20 Jan 1936 at Welch, WV; Layuna Collins; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Fletcher and Nannie.
6. Wyoming/ McDowell Co
Aulda Raymond Rose; age 56; born 8 May 1904 at Baileysville, WV; widowed, husdand of Layuma
Collins, dead; living on Elkhorn Street, Welch, WV; son of Edward and Jane (Jackson) Rose; died
7 Apr 1961 on Indian Creek, Wyoming Co, WV; buried 9 Apr 1961 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield,
WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Jamie
Rose; 26 Nov 2012; headstone and grave marker photos added by B. Walls.
Aulda Raymond Rose; born 8 May 1904; died 7 Apr 1961; buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown.
"2nd husband (It was his 2nd marriage; not her's) to Layuna Noel Collins who was born 15 April 1912
and died 15 January 1959. She was the daughter of Fletcher Collins and Nancy Jane Collins.

Family links:
Spouse:
Layuna Collins Rose (1912 - 1959)*

Children:
Bennie Ray Rose (1935 - 1980)..."


Layuna Noel Collins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page
43A;
Image 15 of 57; Family #131/141.
Listed as Launa Collins; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, Fletcher L. Collins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
A.R. Rose; age 30; born in Wyoming Co, WV; divorced; barber; living at Welch, WV; son of Ed and
Jane; married on 20 Jan 1936 at Welch, WV; Layuna Collins; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Fletcher and Nannie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '59 000652; WV Archives Web Site.
Layuna Collins Rose; age 46; born on 15 Apr 1912 at Twin Branch, WV; married; living at Welch, WV;
daughter of Fletcher and Nannie (Barber) Collins; died on 15 Jan 1959; DOA Stevens Clinic, Welch,
WV; from coronary thrombosis; buried on 17 Jan 1959 in Iaeger Memorial; Roderfield, WV; informant,
A.R. Rose, Welch.
4. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Layuna Noel Rose; born on 15 Apr 1912; died on 15 Jan 1959; buried here.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 24 Nov 2013.
Layuna Collins Rose; born 15 Apr 1912 at Twin Branch, WV; died 15 Jan 1959 at Welch, WV; buried here;
headstone and grave marker photos shown; death certificate posted


Bennie Ray Rose

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens North; Pompano Beach, Broward Co, FL;
submitted by recordgrave.com; 16 Dec 2009.
Bennie Ray Rose; born 4 Feb 1935 in Martin, Floyd Co, KY; died 16 Mar 1980 in Miami, Dade Co, FL;
buried here; grave marker shown.
"Family links:
Parents:
Aulda Raymond Rose (1904 - 1961)

Inscription:
SP 3 US Army..."


Julius Oliver Christian

1. McDowell Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1907); Page 29; Line 30; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius O. Christian; born on 23 May 1907 in Big Creek District; Iaeger, WV to John and Ella; John
Christian, father, supplied the information.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page 83B; Image 10 of 31;
Family #92/94.
Listed as Jules O. Christian; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, John Christian.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Feb 1920; Page 235B; Image
2 of 35; Family #10/11.
Listed as Julius Christian; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, John Christian.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260A; Image 40
of 51; Family #344/350.
Listed as Julius Christian; age 22; born in WV; in household of father; John Christian.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 311; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Christian; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Avondale, WV; son of
John and Ella; married on 20 Dec 1932 at Avondale, WV; Lena Bowles; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of A.F. and Mary.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Julius O. Christian; born on 23 May 1907; died on 30 May 1990; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co,
WV: SS # 234-20-4895; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
Julius Oliver Christian; born 23 May 1907; died 30 May 1990; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with wife, Lena I. Christian.


Lena Irene Bowles

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 311; WV Archives Web Site.
Julius Christian; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Avondale, WV; son of
John and Ella; married on 20 Dec 1932 at Avondale, WV; Lena Bowles; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of A.F. and Mary.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lena Christian; born on 10 Nov 1917; died in Sep 1984; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 232-98-4125; card issued in NC or WV in 1973.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
Lena I. Christian; born 10 Nov 1917; died 21 Sep 1984; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Julius O, Christian.


Clarence Andrew Christian

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #61" 007984; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Andrew Christian; age 13; born in Feb 1948; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Julius Oliver
Christian nad unlisted mother; died 20 Jun 1961 in Grace Hospital; from a gunshot wound to the
right chest; another child was playing with a loaded gun which went off and struck him in the chest;
accident occurred in his home at abt 10 pm on 19 Jun 1961; buried 23 Jun 1961 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
Clarence Andrew Christian; born 26 Feb 1948; died 20 Jun 1961; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"IN GOD WE TRUST".


John Christian

1. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 29 Aug 1870, Page 174A, Family #14.
Listed as John Davis (sic, Christian), age 9, born in VA, in household of step-father, Henry Davis.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 17.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 111.
John Christian, age 21, born in McDowell Co, WV, son of Addison and Rebecca
Christian, married on 3 Dec 1881 Margaret Asberry, age 21, born in Tazewell
Co, VA, daughter of James H. and Louvisa Asberry.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River Township, page 256A, Family 304.
Listed as John Christian, age 40, born in Jan 1860 in WV, married 19 years,
9 children, 7 living, head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1905); Page 249; WV Archives Web Site.
John Christian; age 42; born in McDowell Co, WV;single; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Adison
and Rebecca; married on 30 Dec 1905 at John Christian's; Elly Christian; age 30; born in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daughter of Gus and Nancy.
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page 83B; Image 10 of 31;
Family #92/94.
Listed as John Christian; age 50; born in WV; married twice; last time for 5 yrs; farmer; head of household.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Feb 1920; Page 235A; Image
1 of 35; Family #10/11.
Listed as John Christian; age 57; born in WV; married; no occupation; head of household.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260A; Image 40
of 51; Family #344/350.
Listed as John Christian; age 70; born in WV; married at 21; farm hand; head of household.
8. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Nacals?; E.D. 24-60; taken on 3 Apr 1940;
Page 1123A; Image 3 of 132; Household #20.
Listed as John Christian; age 79; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; no occupation; head of household.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6774; WV Archives Web Site.
John Christian; age 90; born in McDowell Co, WV; married; husband of Ella Christian, age 75; farmer;
son of Addie and Beckie (Worth?) (sic?, Christian?)Christian; died 11 Apr 1945 at Avondale, Mile Branch,
McDowell Co, WV; from pernecious anemia with senility; buried 12 Apr 1945 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield,
WV; informant, George Christian, Iaeger, WV.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Barbara Pryor; 22 Jun 2014.
John Christian; born in Jan 1860; died 11 Apr 1945; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Ella Christian

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1905); Page 249; WV Archives Web Site.
John Christian; age 42; born in McDowell Co, WV;single; farmer; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Adison
and Rebecca; married on 30 Dec 1905 at John Christian's; Elly Christian; age 30; born in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daughter of Gus and Nancy.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page 83B; Image 10 of 31;
Family #92/94.
Listed as Ella Christian; age 35; born in VA; married once for 5 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of
husband, John Christian.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Feb 1920; Page 235A; Image
1 of 35; Family #10/11.
Listed as Ella Christian; age 51; born in VA; married; in household of husband, John Christian.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 260A; Image 40
of 51; Family #344/350.
Listed as Ella Christian; age 54; born in VA; married at 30; in household of husband, John Christian.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Nacals?; E.D. 24-60; taken on 3 Apr 1940;
Page 1123A; Image 3 of 132; Household #20.
Listed as Ella Christian; age 69; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, John Christian.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10182; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Christian; age 84; born in 1867 at Bandy, VA; married(sic?, widow?); living at Avondale, WV; daughter
of George (sic, Gus) and unlisted mother; died 13 Jul 1951 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from hypertensive
arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried15 Jul 1951 at Roderfield, WV.


Earl Robinette

1. Kentucky Birth Index, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Robinett; born on 6 Jul 1921 in Pike Co, KY; Vol 77 (1921); Certificate #38348; mother, Virgie
Rofnett (Transcription Error. Sould be Robinette)
2. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; District #7; Knox Precinct; Persimmon Branch; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page
276B; Image 6 of 25; Family #52/54.
Listed as Earl Robinett; age 10; born in KY; in household of father, Floyd Robinett.
3. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938 - 1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Robinette; born in 1920 in KY; residing in McDowell Co, WV; grammar school education; single;
without dependents; 66" tall; 159 lbs; enlisted on 23 Jul 1942 at Huntington, WV as a Private.
4. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Robinette; born on 6 Jul 1920; living at PO Box 573, Iaeger, WV 24844 in 1993
(? He died in Dec1992)
5. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Robinette; born on 6 Jul 1920; living at Hager's Trailer Park, Iaeger, WV 24884.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Robinette; born on 6 Jul 1919; died on 9 Dec 1992; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 236-18-3907; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 29 Dec 2013
Earl Robinette; born on 6 Jul 1919 (sic, 1920); died on 9 Dec 1992; buried here; double headstone
photo shown with wife Helen J. Francis Robinette; "PVT US ARMY * WORLD WAR II".


Helen Janalea Lester

1. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Janalea Robinette; born on 23 May 1928; died in Oct 1987; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 235-96-6219; card issued in WV in 1973.
2. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Helen Francis Robinette; born on 23 May 1928; died on 27 Oct 1987; "Wife of Earl Robinette"; buried
here.


Solomon Jewell

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, taken on 31 Aug 1850, Page 278A, Family # 858.
Listed as Solomon Jewell, age 3, born in VA, in household of father, Thomas Jewell.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 8 Sep 1870, Page 183B, Famiy #159.
Listed as Solomon Jewell, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Thomas Jewell.


Ladocia Louise"Lou" Brown

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Minning Village; taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243B; Image 26 of 36; Family #102/102.
Listed as Louisa Jewell; age 78; born in NC; widow; married at 18; in household of son-in-law;
Melvin Bledsoe.


Christopher Columbus Curry

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1896); Page 3; Line 10; WV Archives Web Site.
Columbus C. Curry; age 17; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV; son of Sheridan Curry;
married on 5 Feb 1896 in Mingo Co, WV; Elizabeth Jewell; age 16; born in Logan Co, WV; living in
Mingo Co, WV; daighter of Solomon Jewell.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 185A; Image 17 of 47;
Family #140/140.
Listed as Columbus Curry; age 20; born in WV in Sep 1879; married 4 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
3. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Columbus Curry; age 30; born in WV; married once for 13 yrs; coal miner; head of
household.
4. Mingo Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #567; 12 Sep 1918; Williamson, WV Draft Board;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Christopher Columbus Curry; age 38; born on 15 Sep 1879; living at Chattaroy, WV; miner;
employed by Buffalo Thacker Coal Co, Chattaroy, WV; nearest relative, Mrs. Phede Elizabeth Curry,
Chattaroy, WV; tall with medium build; blue eyes and black hair.
5. Mingo Co, WV; Death Certificate #6816; WV Archives Web Site.
Columbus Curry; age 38 yrs, 1 mon, 14 days; born on 16 Sep 1880 (sic, 15 Sep 1879) in Mingo Co,
WV; married; coal loader; living at Chattaroy, WV; son of Calvin and Martelia (Farley) Curry; died on
25 Oct 1918 at Chattaroy, WV from in fluenza and pneumonia; buried on 26 Oct 1918 on Elk Creek;
informant, M.A. Flousch (physician).


Elizabeth Phebe Jewell

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1896); Page 3; Line 10; WV Archives Web Site.
Columbus C. Curry; age 17; born in Logan Co, WV; living in Mingo Co, WV; son of Sheridan Curry;
married on 5 Feb 1896 in Mingo Co, WV; Elizabeth Jewell; age 16; born in Logan Co, WV; living in
Mingo Co, WV; daighter of Solomon Jewell.
2. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 185A; Image 17 of 47;
Family #140/140.
Listed as Eliaz B. Curry; age 21; born in VA in Dec 1878; married 4 yrs; 2 children, both living; in
household of husband, Christopher C. Curry.
3. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Pheba E. Curry; age 29; born in VA; married once for 13 yrs; 5 children, 4 living; in
household of husband, Christopher C. Curry.
4. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Chattory Precinct; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 42A; Image 13 of
56; Family #122/123.
Listed as Elizabeth Curry; age 39; born in VA; widow; head of household.
5. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 239; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil M. Watts; age 30; born in Swain Co, NC; single; miner; living at Chattaroy, WV; son of Joseph
Watts; married on 22 Apr 1921 at Chattaroy, WV; Elizabeth F. Curry; age 35; born in Mingo Co, WV;
divorced by death; daughter of _____Jewell.
(Parents of bride and groom are reversed on record)
6. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Bledsoe; age 24; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Chattaroy, WV; son of ________;
married on 29 Mar 1924 at Chattaroy, WV; Lizzie Watts; age 35; born in VA (sic, WV); single; living at
Chattaroy, WV; daughter of _________.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Minning Village; taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243B; Image 26 of 36; Family #102/102.
Listed as Elizabeth Jewell; age 47; born in VA; married at 40; in household of husband, Melvin
Bledsoe.
8. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 5/6 Apr
1940; Page 748A; Image 11 of 35; Household #79.
Listed as Elizabeth Bledsoe; age 60; born in VA; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Melvin Bledsoe.
9. McDowell Co, WV Death Registry; Vol #__(1966); Page __; Browns Creek District; WV Archives
Web Site.
Elizabeth Bledsoe; age 87; born on 21 Dec 1880 in Logan Co, WV; married; housewife; living at
Welch, WV; daughter of Solomon and Eliza (Brown) Jewell; died on 17 Oct 1966 in Grace
Hospital, Welch, WV from pneumonia; buried on 19 Oct 1966 in Iaeger Memorial; Roderfield, WV.
10. McDowell Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
Elizabeth Bledsoe; no birth date; died on 17 Oct 1966; "Daughter of Solomon Jewell (of VA) and
Ladocia Louise "Lou" Brown (of Stokes Co, NC) and was married 2 x's - #1 Christopher Curry and
#2 Melvin Bledsoe"; buried here.
(She was married 3 x, also to Virgil M. Watts.)
11. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Dennis Moore; 26 May 2013
Elizabeth Phebe Jewell-Curry-Bledsoe; born 21 Dec 1880 in Logan Co, WV; died 17 Oct 1966 in Welch,
WV; buried here; no grave marker shown; personal photos shown with husband.


Martella E. Curry

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 185A; Image 17 of 47;
Family #140/140.
Listed as Mariella Curry; age 3; born in WV in Dec 1896; in household of father, Christopher C. Curry.
2. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Martilla E. Curry; age 13; born in WV; in household of father Christopher C. Curry.


Chloa Curry

1. 1900 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 185A; Image 17 of 47;
Family #140/140.
Listed as Chloa Curry; age 1; born in WV in Aug 1898; in household of father, Christopher C. Curry.
1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Cloya Curry; age 11; born in WV; in household of father Christopher C. Curry.


Noah Wilson Curry

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Noah W. Curry; age 10; born in WV; in household of father Christopher C. Curry.
2. Mingo Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #567; 12 Sep 1918; Williamson, WV Draft Board;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Noah Wilson Curry; age 18; born on 17 Jun 1900; living at Chattaroy, Mingo Co, WV; miner;
employed by Buffalo Thacker Coal Co, Chattaroy, WV; nearest relative, Christopher Columbus Curry,
Chattaroy, WV; medium height and build; blue eyes and black hair.
3. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Chattory Precinct; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 42A; Image 13 of 56;
Family #122/123.
Listed as Noah Curry; age 19; born in WV; single; coal miner; in household of mother, Elizabeth
Jewell Curry.


Josiah A. Curry

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Buffalo Precinct; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 108B;
Image 8 of 37; Family #67/68.
Listed as Joseph A. Curry; age 4; born in WV; in household of father Christopher C. Curry.
2. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Chattory Precinct; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 42A; Image 13 of 56;
Family #122/123.
Listed as Josiah Curry; age 16; born in WV; in household of mother, Elizabeth Jewell Curry.


Ollie M. Curry

1. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Chattory Precinct; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 42A; Image 13 of 56;
Family #122/123.
Listed as Ollie Curry; age 5 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of mother, Elizabeth Jewell Curry.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Minning Village; taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243B; Image 26 of 36; Family #102/102.
Listed as Ollie M. Curry; age 16; born in WV; in household of step-father, Melvin Curry.