McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Bellew

1. 1900 Census, Carter Co, KY; 7th District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 187B; Image 43 of 69;
Family #362/367.
Listed as William Bellew; age 45; born in KY in Feb 1855; married 20 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Ida Long

1. 1900 Census, Carter Co, KY; 7th District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 187B; Image 43 of 69;
Family #362/367.
Listed as Ida Bellew; age 37; born in KY in Oct 1862; married 20 yrs; 7 children, 6 living; in
household of husband, William Bellew.


Thomas Leander "Tommy" Bailey Jr.

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, page 80B, Family #161.
Listed as Thomas L. Bailey, Jr, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Thomas L. Bailey.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
Tom Bailey, Jr; age 21; born and living at Baileysville, WV; single; son of Tom and Anna Bailey;
married on 9 May 1942 at New Richmond, WV; Leona Mae Bellew; age 22; born at Twin Branch,
WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Charles W. and Ethel Bellew.


Leona Mae Bellew

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
Tom Bailey, Jr; age 21; born and living at Baileysville, WV; single; son of Tom and Anna Bailey;
married on 9 May 1942 at New Richmond, WV; Leona Mae Bellew; age 22; born at Twin Branch,
WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Charles W. and Ethel Bellew.


Howard Bellew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Howard Bellew; age 28; born in KY; married; coal miner; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-2593; 27 Apr 1942; LDS Web Site.
Howard Bellew; age 51; born 12 Feb 1891 in Carter Co, KY; living at Asco, McDowell Co, WV;
employed by Atlantic Smokeless Coal Co; person who will always know address, Mrs. Mary Bellew,
Asco, WV; 5'10" tall; 178 lbs; blue eyes; red hair; light complexion; left eye out.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'56 015918; WV Archives Web Site.
Howard Bellew; age 65; born in Feb 1891 in Denton, KY; married; retired coal miner; living at Bradshaw,
WV; son of William and Ida (Long) Bellew; died 28 Nov 1956 in the Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from
acute coronary insufficiency; buried 1 Dec 1956 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Pam Kerschner; 3 Jul 2012; grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Howard Bellew; born in Feb 1891 in Denton, Carter Co, KY; died on 28 Nov 1956 in Welch, McDowell
Co, WV; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Mary Elizabeth Wilson

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Mary E. Bellew; age 26; born in KY; married; in household of husband, Howard Bellew.
2. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 19 Dec 2013.
Mary Elizabeth Bellew; born 28 Apr 1893; died 6 Jul 1964; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Evert W. Bellew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Evert W.. Bellew; age 9; born in KY; in household of father, Howard Bellew.


Harold F. Bellew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Harold F. Bellew; age 8; born in KY; in household of father, Howard Bellew.


Claire E. Bellew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Claire E. Bellew; age 6; born in KY; in household of father, Howard Bellew.


Edgel M. Bellew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page
255A; Image 18 of 26; Family #531/535.
Listed as Edgel M. Bellew; age 4; born in KY; in household of father, Howard Bellew.


Betty Louise Bellew

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Betty Louise Bellew
[Betty Louise Clay]
[Betty Clay]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Aug 1929
Birth Place: Pedro Lawren, Ohio
Death Date: 7 Sep 2004
Father: Howard Bellew
Mother: Mary E Wilson
SSN: 232460420
Notes: Feb 1947: Name listed as BETTY LOUISE BELLEW; Aug 1969: Name listed as BETTY LOUISE CLAY; 10 Sep 2004: Name listed as BETTY CLAY"


James Weldon Brown

1. 1920 Census, Pocahontas Co, WV; Cass Precinct; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 82B; Image 17 of
38; Family #263/266.
Listed as James M. Brown; age 1 yr, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Homer M.
Brown, Sr.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Maben; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 261A;
Image 29 of 43; Family #286/291.
Listed as Jimmie Brown; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Homer M. Brown, Sr.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
James W. Brown; age 27; born at Cass, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Homer M. and
Alice H. (Smiley) Brown; married on 22 Nov 1945 at Mullens, WV; Laura E. Johnson; age 23; born
in Holton, KS; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Jesse W. and Inez M. (Hill) Johnson.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 006121; WV Archives Web Site.
James Weldon Brown; age 43; born 27 Apr 1918 in WV; divorced; laborer in grocery store; lived
in Mullins, WV for past 40 yrs; served in WW II; SS #232-14-5225; son of Homer M. and Alice
(Smiley) Brown; died 15 Apr 1962 in Wyoming General Hospital, Mullins, WV from acute hepatitis;
buried 18 Apr 1962 in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Beckley, WV; informant, Hazel B. Caldwell,
Mullins, WV (sister).


Laura E. Johnson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
James W. Brown; age 27; born at Cass, WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; son of Homer M. and
Alice H. (Smiley) Brown; married on 22 Nov 1945 at Mullens, WV; Laura E. Johnson; age 23; born
in Holton, KS; single; living at Mullens, WV; daughter of Jesse W. and Inez M. (Hill) Johnson.


Emma H. Flippen

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image 23 of 33;
Family #203/208.
Listed as Emma Flippen; age 12; born in VA in Feb 1888; black; in household of father, William Flippen.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Emma H. Flippen; age 19; born in VA; married for 4 yrs; 2 children, both living; mulatto;
in household of mother, Hardy Clark Flippen.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Edwards; age 5; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; railroader; living at Kimball, WV; son of John and
Fannie; married on 1 Aug 1917 at Welch, Emma Flippen; age 25; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; black; daughter
of William and Hardy.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 4 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Emer E. Edwards; age 26; born in VA; married; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy (Clark) Flippen.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 0f 68;
Family #107/119.
Listed as Emma Edwards; age 38; born in VA; married at 13; negro; in household of husband, Andrew Edwards.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page 901B;
Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Emma Edwards; age 52; born in VA; widow; negro; 6th grade education; lived at Kimball, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of son, Charles Edwards.
7. Mason Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1957); Page 1; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Emma Edwards; 72; born in VA in 1885; housewife; widow; negro; living at Vivian, WV; died 8 Jun 1957; from
hypertensive arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried 12 Jun 1957 in Oak Grove Cemetery,