McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Hatfield Sampy Robinett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 55; WV Archives Web Site.
Hatfield Robinette; age 26; born at Litwar, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 14 Feb 1944
at Welch, WV; May Underwood; age 21; born at Mullens, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
Hatfield Sampy Robinette; born 17 Jun 1917; died 29 Aug 2003; Sargent US Army WW II; husband of
Elizabeth May Underwood and Betty Jean Snow; buried here.


Elizabeth Mae Underwood

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 55; WV Archives Web Site.
Hatfield Robinette; age 26; born at Litwar, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 14 Feb 1944
at Welch, WV; May Underwood; age 21; born at Mullens, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Elizabeth Mae Robinette; age 43; born 8 May 1924 at Mullens, WV; married; housewife; living at
Premier, WV; daughter of John and Sarah (Houston) Underwood; died 27 Sep 1067 in Stevens
Clinic, Welch, WV from a pulmonary infarction due to bedfast condition of terminal illness; buried
29 Sep 1967 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Hatfield Robinette, Premier, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
Elizabeth Mae Underwood Robinette; born 8 May 1924; died 27 Sep 1967; buried here.


Hatfield Sampy Robinett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 55; WV Archives Web Site.
Hatfield Robinette; age 26; born at Litwar, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 14 Feb 1944
at Welch, WV; May Underwood; age 21; born at Mullens, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
Hatfield Sampy Robinette; born 17 Jun 1917; died 29 Aug 2003; Sargent US Army WW II; husband of
Elizabeth May Underwood and Betty Jean Snow; buried here.


John Franklin Riffe

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 22 Jun 1900; Page 250B;
Family #205.
Listed as John F. Riffe; age 6; born in WV in May 1894; in household of father, Fredrick Riffe.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 89B; Family #185.
Listed as John F. Riffe; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Fredrick Riffe.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 428; WV Archives Web Site.
John Riffe; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; lumberman; living at Hanover, WV; son of Fred
and Elmira; married on 7 Oct 1914 at A.J. Cline's in Panther, WV; Carline Cline; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of A.J. and Lucy.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #467; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Franklin Riffe; age 23; born 31 May 1894 at Avondale, WV; living at Hanover, WV; farmer;
dependent wife and child; tall with slender build; blue eyes and red hair.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 15/16 Jan 1920; Page 221A; Image
11 of 17; Family #89/89.
Listed as John F. Riffe; age 25; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 191B;
Image 38 of 56; Family #397/399.
Listed as John Riffe; age 35; born in WV; married at 15; trackman in coal mine; head of household.
7. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-258; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Franklin Riffe; age 47; born 31 May 1894 at Ritter, WV; living at Iaeger, WV; employed by U.S.
Coal and Coke Co, Gary, WV; person who will always know address, Carrie Riffe, wife; 6'1 1/2" tall;
200 lbs; blue eyes; blonde/bald hair; light complexion; scar on left hand and right foot.
8. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV
John F. Riffe, 31 May 1894 - 28 Oct 1978 [son of Frederick Riffe and Elmira Davis]..."


Alma Lois Stanton

1. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV
"...Alma Lois Riffe, 24 Apr 1898 -25 Jun 1993, [aka Elmo Lois, d. of John Stanton and Daisey Powers. 2nd wife of John F. Riffe.]..."


Jesse F. Lester

1. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV..."
"...Jesse F. Lester 23 Apr 1910, 14 Feb 1967 [son of Paris Lester and Nancy Puckett.]..."
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse F. Lester; age 56; born 23 Apr 1910 in WV; married; miner; living at Ikes Fork, Wyoming Co, WV;
son of Paris and Nancy (Puckett) Lester; died 14 Feb 1967 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV from a
perforated peptic ulcer; contributory cause, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrone; buried 15 Feb 1967 in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Hazel Lester, Ikes Fork, WV.


Lenora Hazel Riffe

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 15/16 Jan 1920; Page 221A; Image
11 of 17; Family #89/89.
listed as Lenora H. Riffe; age 4 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, John F. Riffe.
2. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 191B;
Image 38 of 56; Family #397/399.
Listed as Hazel Riffe; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, John Riffe.
3. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV
'...Hazel (Riffe) Lester 26 Jul 1915 - 30 Jun 2008 [daughter of John F. Riffe and Carrie Cline. Wife of Jesse F. Lester.]..."


Leander Don "Eli" Riffe Jr

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Premier, taken on 31 January 1920, Page 197B, Family #58.
Listed as Ell Riffe, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Leander Riffe.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Roderfield Davey Road, taken on 7 Apr 1930, Page 234A,
Family #51.
Listed as Leander Riffe, Jr, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Leander Riffe.
3. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these
gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV..."
"...Leander D. Riffe, Jr. 13 Jul 1915, 11 Aug 1997 [son of Leander D. Riffe and Alcy Jane
Lockhart]..."
4. US WW II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Leander Don Riffe, Junior; aboard ship USS Hughes, DD 410; 12 Mar 1944.
5. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Leander D. Rife; born 13 Jul 1915; living at 216 Pine Acres Dr, Hardy, VA 24101 in 1995
and PO Box 6, Moneta, VA 24121 in 1985.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Leander D. Riffe; born 13 Jul 1915; did 11 Aug 1997; last residence, Moneta, Bedford Co, VA;
ss #236-07-3669; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. US Veterans Gravesites, ca 1775-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Leander D. Riffe, Jr; US Navy WW II; born 13 Jul 1915; died 11 Aug 1997; buried in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.


Edith E. Payne

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 2 Feb 1920; Page 224A;
Image 21 of 26; Family #175/175.
Listed as Ada Payne; age 2 yrs 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, John E. Payne.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page 219A; Image
53 of 75; Family #468/485.
Listed as Edith Payne, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, John E. Payne.
3. Posted Obit; Ancestry.com Web Site; by Phyllis Carver; 9 May 2010.
"Mrs. Edith E. Riffe, 57, of Iaeger, died Sunday in a Welch hospital following a short illiness.
"Born at War, she was a daughter of Mrs. Mary Shull Payne of Welch and the late John E. Payne.
"Surviving in addition to her mother are her husband, L.D. Riffe, two sons, Roger Riffe of Iaeger,
and Lary Riffe of Newport News, VA; one sister, Mrs. Robert (Marline) Lockhart of Iaeger; and
three grandchildren.
"Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Fanning Funeral Chapel in Iaeger with Rev.
Edgar Riffe officiating. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield..."
4. E-mail; 29 Feb 1920; Lydia Riffe.
"...I have a few additions for the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery. I also have pictures of all these
gravestones if you are interested.
Thanks for compiling the list.
Lydia Riffe
Riffe and related persons at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV..."
"...Leander D. Riffe, Jr. 13 Jul 1915, 11 Aug 1997 [son of Leander D. Riffe and Alcy Jane
Lockhart]..."


Raymond Dale Riffe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16272; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Dale Riffe; age 28 days; born 9 Oct 1940 at Welch, WV; infant son of L.D. and Edith
(Payne) Riffe, Jr; died 7 Nov 1940 at Panther, WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried 9 Nov
1940 in Lambert Cemetery, Panther, WV; informant, L.D. Riffe, Jr, Panther, WV.


Baby Boy Riffe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1947); Sandy River District; WV Archives Web Site.
Male Riffe; born and died 17 Oct, 1947; stillborn; parents, Leander and Edith (Payne) Riffe.


Edna Ethel Rowe

1. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edna E. Robinette; born 7 Mar 1929; died 6 May 1993; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS # 234-98-1660; card issued in WV in 1973.


James Robinett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1967); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
James Robinette ; born and died 15 May 1967 in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV;
son of Stewart Daniel and Edna Ethel (Rowe) Robinette; prolonged labor; premature rupture of
membrane ; buried 17 May 1967 in Davy Cemetery, Iaeger, WV; informant, mother.


George Helmadollar

1. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville Township, page 234A.
Listed as George Helmandollar, age 11, born in VA, in household of father, William H. Helmandollar.
2. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 110A; Image 19
of 44; Family #163/163.
Listed as George Helmondollar; age 31; born in Feb 1869 in VA; married 7 yrs; farmer; head of
household.


Nannie Lee Pruitt

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 110A; Image 19
of 44; Family #163/163.
Listed as Nannie M. Helmondolar; age 30; born in Feb 1870 in VA; married 7 yrs; 2 children, both
living; in household of husband, George Helmandollar.


Walter L. Helmadollar

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 110A; Image 19
of 44; Family #163/163.
Listed as Walter L. Helmondollar; age 3; born in Jun 1896 in VA; in household of father, George
Helmandollar.


Thomas Hannibal Robinett

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 3 Jul 1900; Page 258A; Family #346.
Listed as Hannibal Robinet; age 5; born in WV in Sep 1894; in household of father, Thomas Robinett.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #4214; Welch, WV Draft Board; 5 Jun 1917.
Hannibal Robinett; age 22; born on 1 Sep 1895; living at Iager, McDowell Co, WV; farmer; single;
dependents, father and mother; tall with medium build; blue eyes and light hair.
3. 1920 Cenus, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 19 Mar 1920; Page 249A;
Family #281.
Listed as Hannibal Robinett; age 24; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas Robinett.
4. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #1902; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Hannibal Robinett; age 55; born on 3 Sep 1896 at Litwar, WV; married; coal miner;
living at Premier, McDowell Co, WV; son of Thomas and Sallie Collins Robinett; died on 21 Jan 1952
in Stevena Clinic, Welch, McDowell Co, WV of heat failure; buried on 23 Jan 1952 in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery; informant; Hatfield Robinett.
5. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
Thomas Ham Robinette; born 1 Sep 1895 (conflicts with Death Certificate); died 21 Jan 1952; buried
here.


Mattie Lou Helmadollar

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Jeffersonville District; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 110A; Image 19
of 44; Family #163/163.
Listed as Mattie L. Helmondollar; age 6; born in Sep 1893 in VA; in household of father, George
Helmandollar.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #58 017540; WV Archives Web Site.
Mattie Lou Robinette; age 64; born 1 Sep 1894 in Tazewell Co, VA; widow; living at Premier, WV;
daughter of George and Nannie Lee (Pruitt) Helmondollar; died 30 Nov 1958 in the Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV from a coronary occlusion due to arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried 1 Dec 1958 in
Iaeger Memorial, Riderfield, WV; informant, Hatfield S. Robinette, Premier.
3. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV
Mattie Lou Helmandollar Robinette; born 1 Sep 1894; died 30 Nov 1958; buried here.