McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Leonard Martin Rose

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 4 Apr 1940
Page 747A; Image 7 of 35; Household #53.
Listed as Leonard Rose; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Alfred Garland Rose.
2. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Leonard Martin Rose, 78, of Roderfield went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 15, 2017 in Welch Community Hospital.
" Born June 25, 1938 in Mohegan he was the son of the late Alfred Rose and Margaret York Rose. He was a retired coalminer. He was a member of the Ark of Safety in Roderfield.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sons, Ricky Allen Rose and Leonard “Wayne” Rose Sr.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Maxie Whistlehunt Rose of the home; a son, Clinton Rose of Princeton; a daughter, Patricia Ann Rose of Roderfield; four brothers, Clifford, Darrell, Alan, and James Rose; seven sisters, Loretta, Jean, Hope, Wanda, Mary, Carol and Lois; and 5 grandchildren.
"Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Ark of Safety in Roderfield with the Revs. Gene Ball and Danny Blackburn officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell...."


Maxie Whistlehunt

1. Douglas Mortuary, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Maxie Whistlehunt Rose, 75, of Roderfield, passed away Thursday, November 28, 2019 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield, WV.

"Born September 12, 1944 in Welch, she was the daughter of the late May and Earl Whistlehunt. She was a homemaker and member of the Ark of Safety Church in Roderfield.

"In addition to her parents, Maxie is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Martin Rose;and two sons, Dewayne Leonard Rose Sr. and Ricky Allen Rose.

"She is survived by two sons, Clinton Rose of Bluefield, WV and Leonard Dewayne (Bubby) Rose of Roderfield; one daughter, Patricia Ann Rose of Roderfield; three sisters, Thelma Riffe and husband Jessie and Veola Nierman and husband Charles all of Denver, NC and Ruby Shirley of Lincolnton, NC; eight grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be conducted Monday, December 2, 2019 at 12:00 Noon at the Ark of Safety Church in Roderfield. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell.

"Friends may call at the church Monday from 11 am to 12 noon. Pallbearers will be friends and family.

"Douglas Mortuary in Welch is assisting the Rose family."


Leonard Dwayne "Wayne" Rose Sr

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Leonard Dewayne “Wayne” Rose, Sr., 47, of Roderfield passed away Thursday, December 31, 2015 at his home.
"Born September 27, 1968 in Detroit, Michigan he was the son of Leonard M. Rose and Maxie Whistlehunt Rose of Roderfield. Before becoming disabled he was a factory worker in North Carolina. He attended the Ark of Safety in Roderfield.
"He was preceded in death by a brother, Ricky Allen Rose.
"In addition to his parents he is survived by a son, Leonard D. Rose, Jr. of Roderfield; two daughters, Samantha Mae Rose of Gastonia, NC and Elizabeth Rose of Marion, NC; a brother, Clinton Rose of Princeton; a sister, Patricia Ann Rose of Roderfield; and 5 grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held Friday, January 8, at 11 a.m. at the Ark of Safety in Roderfield with the Revs. Gene Ball and Danny Blackburn officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell.


Odell Whistlehunt

1. US Publc Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Odell Whistlehunt; living at 198 Vine Street, Princeton, WV 24740.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV. submitted by
Virginia Gal; 24 Mar 2007; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Odell Whistlehunt; born 13 Nov 1946; died 23 Mar 2007; buried here; headstone photo shown; "IN LOVING MEMORY".
"Gravesite Details son of Earl and Mae Nichols Whistlehunt"


Ellen F.

1. US Publc Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ellen F. Whistlehunt; living at 198 Vine Street, Princeton, WV 24740.


Barney Jerome White

1. Putnam Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #893; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Barny Jerome White; age 21; born 20 May 1896 at Scott, WV; farmer for father; single; living at
Scott, WV; no dependents; medium height and build; brown eyes and dark brown hair.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 11; WV Archives Web Site.
Barney J. White; age 36; born at Scott Depot, WV; divorced; steam shovel operator; living at
Roderfield, WV; son of M.C. White; married on 18 Jun 1932 at Roderfield, WV; May Hetherington;
age 24; born at Herndon, WV; single; daughter of H.A. and D.M.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1897; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Barney Jerome White; age 45; born 20 May 1896 in Putnam Co, WV; living at Roderfield, WV;
employed by State Road Commission, Charleston, WV at Welch, WV; person who will always know
address, Mrs. May White; 5'7" tall; 130 lbs; brown eyes, gray hair; light complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'63 004210; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Barney Jerome White; age 66; born 20 May 1896 at Scott Depot, WV; married; retired; served in
US Armed Forces from 28 Aug 1918 to 31 Jun 1919; living at Roderfield, WV; son of John and
Mary Murray) White; died 14 Mar 1963 in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV from a
coronary occlusion; buried 17 Mar 1963 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant,
May H. White, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 27 Nov 2011; double grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Barney Jerome White; born 20 May 1896; died 14 Mar 1963; buried here; double grave marker photo
shown with wife May H. White; "VET W.W.I"; additional grave marker photo shown; 'WEST VITGINIA *
PVT * BASE HOSPITAL 73 * WORLD WAR I".


Kelly May Hetherington

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 201B; Image
14 of 37; Family #103/103.
Listed as May Hetherington; age 1 yr, 8 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Hiram A.
Hetherington.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy Pocahantas; taken on 20/21
Feb 1920; Page 210A; Image 15 of 16; Family #306/306.
Listed as Kelly May Hetherington; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Hiram A.
Hetherington.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 220B; Image
56 of 76; Family #500/517.
Listed as May Hetherington; age 21; born in WV; in household of father, Hiram A. Hetherington.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 11; WV Archives Web Site.
Barney J. White; age 36; born at Scott Depot, WV; divorced; steam shovel operator; living at
Roderfield, WV; son of M.C. White; married on 18 Jun 1932 at Roderfield, WV; May Hetherington;
age 24; born at Herndon, WV; single; daughter of H.A. and D.M.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 17 Dec 2013.
May H. White; born in 1908; died in 1990; buried here; double grave marker photo shown with husband,
Barney J. White.


Thomas Dakin Jr

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 18 Jun 1900; Page 224B; Image 33 of 60;
Family #393/433.
Listed as Thomas Dakin; age 12; born in Nov 1887 in WV; in household of father, Thomas Dakin.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; ; taken on 26 Apr 1910; Page 197A; Image 7
of 33; Family #231/245.
Listed as Thomas Dakin; age 22; born in WV; single; coal miner; in household of brother-in-law,
William T. Jones.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 423; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Dakin; age 24; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
Thomas and _____; married on 16 May 1912 at Davy, WV; Goldia G. Jones; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of E.A. and Minnie.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 220B; Image
56 of 76; Family #507/524.
Listed as Thomas Dakin; age 42; born in WV; ; married at 24; loader in coal mine; head of
household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Roderfield; E.D. 24-37; taken on 22/23
Apr 1940; Page 755A; Image 24 of 35; Household #173.
Listed as Thomas Dakin; age 52; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; trackman in coal mine; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13040; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Dakin; age 64; born 4 Nov 1887 in Simmons, WV; married; coal miner; living at Roderfield,
WV; son of Thomas Dakin and unknown mother; died 23 Sep 1952 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due
to pulmonary fibrosis with pulmonary thrombosis, terminal; buried 26 Sep 1952 at Roderfield, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Thomas Dakin; born 4 Nov 1887; died 23 Sep 1952; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
wife Goldie Grey Jones Dakin.


Goldie Grey Jones

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; taken 18 Jun 1900; Page 224B; Image
33 of 60; Family #392/432.
Listed as Goldie G. Jones; age 4; born in WV in Jun 1895; in household of father, Edward A. Jones.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 23 Apr 1910; Page
194B; Image 6 of 33; Family #186/196.
Listed as Gold Jones; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Edward A. Jones.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1912); Page 423; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Dakin; age 24; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
Thomas and _____; married on 16 May 1912 at Davy, WV; Goldia G. Jones; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of E.A. and Minnie.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 220B; Image
56 of 76; Family #507/524.
Listed as Goldie G. Dakin; age 35; born in WV; ; married at 17; in household of husband, Thomas
Dakin.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Roderfield; E.D. 24-37; taken on 22/23
Apr 1940; Page 755A; Image 24 of 35; Household #173.
Listed as Goldie Dakin; age 45; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Thomas Dakin.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 009428; WV Archives Web Site.
Gold Grey Dakin; age 63; born in WV in 16 Jun 1895; widow; living at Roderfield, WV; housewife;
daughter of Edward A. and Golda Grey (sic, Minnie Lee Cooper) died 19 Jun 1958 at Roderfield, WV; from an accute
coronary occlusion; buried 21 Jun 1958 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant,
Raymond Dakin, Bluefield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 16 Dec 2013.
Golda Grey Jones Dakin; born 16 Jun 1895; died 19 Jun 1958; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Thomas Dakin.


Helen M. Dakin

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 220B; Image
56 of 76; Family #507/524.
Listed as Helen M. Dakin; age 17; born in WV; in household of daughter, Thomas Dakin.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Roderfield; E.D. 24-37; taken on 22/23
Apr 1940; Page 755A; Image 24 of 35; Household #173.
Listed as Helen Dakin; age 26; born in WV; single; 8th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Thomas Dakin.


Ralph E. Dakin

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Ralph E. Dakin; born 23 Jul 1918; died 17 Jul 1919; buried here; headstone photo shown; "ANOTHER LITTLE ANGEL BEFORE THE HEAVENLY THRONE".


Howard Rueker White

1. McDowell Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1906); Page 215; WV Archives Web Site.
Howard Rueker White; born 22 Oct 1906 at Hallsville, WV to John R. and Maggie
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as Howard White; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, John R. White.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 39A;
Image 8 of 57; Family #74/82.
Listed as Howard R. White; age 22; single; born in WV; day laborer in coal mine; in household of
father, John R. White.
4. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Howard R. White; born in 1907 in WV; enlisted on 29 Dec 1942 at Huntington, WV; Private;
2 yrs of high school; married; 67' tall; 217 lbs.
5. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'70 002323; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Howard R, White; age 62; born 22 Oct 1907 in WV; married; husband of Emma Parks; grader
operator for State Road Commission; served in WW II; living at Davy, WV; son of John R. and
Maggie (Wingo) White; died 27 Jan 1970 in the Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; from
carcinoma of lung with metastases to brain and liver; buried 30 Jan 1970 in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Virginia Gal; 12 Apr 2007; double headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Howard R. White; born 22 Oct 1907; died 27 Jan 1970; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with wife Emma Parks White; "TIS LOVE THAT CALLS US HOME AT CLOSE OF DAY".


Emma J. Parks

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 14 Dec 2013.
Emma J. White; born 22 Sep 1908; died 21 Sep 1996; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Howard R. White; "TIS LOVE THAT CALLS US HOME AT CLOSE OF DAY"


John R. White

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as John R. White; age 41; born in VA; married once for 21 yrs; mine foreman in coal mine;
head of household.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 39A;
Image 8 of 57; Family #74/82.
Listed as John R. White; age 62; born in VA; married at 20; coal mine superintendent; head of
household.


Margaret L."Maggie" Wingo

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as Margaret White; age 42; born in VA; married once for 21 yrs; 7 children, 6 living; in
household of husband, John R. White.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 39A;
Image 8 of 57; Family #74/82.
Listed as Maggie L. White; age 63; born in VA; married at 22; in household of husband, John R.
White.


Grant White

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as Grant White; age 18; born in VA; in household of father, John R. White.


John White

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as John White; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, John R. White.


Claude White

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as Claude White; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, John R. White.


Maude White

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 218A; Image 15 of
32; Family #155/165.
Listed as Maud White; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, John R. White.