McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Eli Thomas Bailey

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1900); Page 103; Line #15; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli T. Bailey; age 23; born and living in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; son of W.L. and E.A.;
married on 14 Feb 1900 in Mercer Co, WV; Rosie Moore; age 23; born in Franklin Co, VA; single;
living in Mercer Co, WV; daughter of John and Mary.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Eli T. Bailey; age 54; born in WV; married at 23; coal miner; head of household.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 783A;
E D # 24-40; Image 6 of 36; Household #28.
Listed as E.T. Bailey; age 64; born in WV; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.
4. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'57 004976; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli Thomas Bailey; age 81 yrs, 1 mon, 12 days; born 9 Mar 1876 at Riverside, WV; married; miner;
living at Rt 3, Bluefield, WV; son of Wilson Lee and Nancy (McComas) Bailey; died 21 Apr 1957 in
the Bluefield Sanitarium Hospital, Bluefield, WV from generalized arteriosclerosis with pneumonia
and senility; buried 23 Apr 1957 in Iaeger memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Roy Bailey,
Bluefield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
aye ain't; 28 Mar 2013; maintained by Nina; grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Eli Thomas Bailey; born 9 Mar 1876; died 21 Apr 1957; buried here; grave marker shown; "PVT CO E
2 W VA Infantry, Spanish American War"


Rosie Ann Moore

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1900); Page 103; Line #15; WV Archives Web Site.
Eli T. Bailey; age 23; born and living in Mercer Co, WV; single; miner; son of W.L. and E.A.;
married on 14 Feb 1900 in Mercer Co, WV; Rosie Moore; age 23; born in Franklin Co, VA; single;
living in Mercer Co, WV; daughter of John and Mary.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Rosey Bailey; age 53; born in VA; married at 23; in household of husband, Eli T. Bailey.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 783A;
E D # 24-40; Image 6 of 36; Household #28.
Listed as Roasa Bailey; age 64; born in VA; married; 2th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Eli T. Bailey.
4. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 015197; WV Archives Web Site.
Rosa Ann Bailey; age 83 yrs, 5 mons, 7 days; born 31 Mar 1876 at Rocky Mount, VA; widow; living
at Rt #3, Bluefield, WV; daughter of William and Mary (Kingrea) Moore; died 8 Nov 1959 at home;
from probable coronary occlusion; buried 10 Nov 1959 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield,
WV; informant, Roy Bailey, Bluefield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Nina; 28 Oct 2013.
Rosia Ann Moore Bailey; born 31 May 1876 at Rocky Mount, Franklin Co, VA; died 8 Nov 1959 in
Mercer Co, WV; buried here.


Roy Bailey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Roy Bailey; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Eli T. Bailey.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submiotted by Nina; 18 Nov 2013.
" Roy Bailey
Birth 7 Mar 1916
Coalwood, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 6 Feb 2009 (aged 92)
Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia"


J. Granville Coffey

1. 1880 Census, Ashe Co, NC; jefferson Township; taken on 1880; Page 507B; Image 14 of 42;
Family #329/333.
Listed as Granville Coffee; age 34; born in NC; married; laborer; head of household.


Lois Ann Dancy

1. 1880 Census, Ashe Co, NC; jefferson Township; taken on 1880; Page 507B; Image 14 of 42;
Family #329/333.
Listed as Lois Coffee; age 21; born in NC; married; in household of husband, J. Granville Coffey.


Daisy Violet Taylor

1. 1920 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 5/6 Feb 1920; Page
201A; Family #125/126.
Listed as Daisy Taylor; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, William S. Taylor.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page
239B; Image 18 of 35; Family #139/139.
Listed as Daisy V. Taylor; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, William S. Taylor.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie D. Bailey; age 29; born in Mercer Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of
E.T. and Rosa; married on 2 Sep 1933 at Welch, WV; Daisy V. Taylor; age 22; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of W.S. and Alice.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #17.
Listed as Daisy Bailey; age 26; born in WV; married; 10th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles D. Bailey.
5. Ohio Deaths, 1908-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Daisy Violet McDonald; age 79; born in WV 30 Mar 1914; widow; 8th grade education; waitress;
hotel or motel; SS #232-44-0116; daughter of ____ Taylor and ____ Coffey; died 24 May 1993
in Doctors Hospital-West, Franklin Co, OH.


Walter Edgar Bailey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Bailey; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; motorman in coal mine; living at Premier,
WV; son of E. T. and Rosa; married on 1 Mar 1930 at Welch, WV; Aritta Harris; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jack and Florence.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Edgar W. Bailey; age 19; born in WV; married at 19; motorman in coal mine; in household
of father, Eli T. Bailey.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Edgar Bailey; age 28; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; section boss in coal mine; head of household.
4. NC Marriage Collection, 1741-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Edgar Bailey; age 48; living at Bluefield, WV; married on 7 Oct 1959 in Winston-Salem,
Forsyth Co, NC; Patricia Ann Hicks, age 24; living at Bluefield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submiotted by Carla Dean; 27 Sep 2012.
" Walter Edgar “Ed” Bailey
Birth 23 Sep 1911
Coalwood, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death Feb 1968 (aged 56)
Roanoke City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia"


Zelpha Aritta Holloway

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 28; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Harris; age 21; born in WV?; single; living at Maybuery (McDowell Co, WV); married on 26
Dec 1925 at Maybuery, WV; Zeepha Holliway; age 21; born in ??; living at Maybuery, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Bailey; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; motorman in coal mine; living at Premier,
WV; son of E. T. and Rosa; married on 1 Mar 1930 at Welch, WV; Aritta Harris; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jack and Florence.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Zelpha A. Bailey; age 22; born in WV; married at 22; in household of father-in-law, Eli T.
Bailey, with husband.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Zelpha Bailey; age 32; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Edgar W. Bailey.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Zelpha Bailey; born 15 Oct 1907; died in Mar 1979; last residence, Bastian, Bland Co, VA; last
benefit, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV; SS #233-66-2737; card issued in WV in 1958/1959.


Jackie Bailey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Jackie Bailey; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of father, Edgar W. Bailey.


Evelyn Sue Bailey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Evelyn Sue Bailey; age 3; born in WV; no education; in household of father, Edgar W.
Bailey.


Earl Harris

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 28; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Harris; age 21; born in WV?; single; living at Maybuery (McDowell Co, WV); married on 26
Dec 1925 at Maybuery, WV; Zeepha Holliway; age 21; born in ??; living at Maybuery, WV.


Zelpha Aritta Holloway

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 28; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Harris; age 21; born in WV?; single; living at Maybuery (McDowell Co, WV); married on 26
Dec 1925 at Maybuery, WV; Zeepha Holliway; age 21; born in ??; living at Maybuery, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Bailey; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; motorman in coal mine; living at Premier,
WV; son of E. T. and Rosa; married on 1 Mar 1930 at Welch, WV; Aritta Harris; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jack and Florence.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Zelpha A. Bailey; age 22; born in WV; married at 22; in household of father-in-law, Eli T.
Bailey, with husband.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Zelpha Bailey; age 32; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Edgar W. Bailey.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Zelpha Bailey; born 15 Oct 1907; died in Mar 1979; last residence, Bastian, Bland Co, VA; last
benefit, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV; SS #233-66-2737; card issued in WV in 1958/1959.


John Henry "Jack" Holloway

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Holloway; age 22; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; miner; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of
Clarles and Eliza; married on 2 Jul 1904 at Arlington, WV; Florence Cook; age 17; born in PA;
single; daughter of William and M.A.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13559; WV Archives Web Site.
John Holloway; age 48 yrs, 10 mons, 10 days; born 25 Nov 1882 in WV; married; husband of
Florence Cook; living at Premier, WV; mine foreman for Pocahontas Fuel Co; son of Charles
Holloway and unlisted mother; died 5 Oct 1931 at Jenkinjones, McDowell Co, WV; from angina
tratoris; buried 7 Oct 1931 at Crumpler, WV; informant, Harold Holloway, Premier, WV.


Florence Mae Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 338; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Holloway; age 22; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; miner; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of
Clarles and Eliza; married on 2 Jul 1904 at Arlington, WV; Florence Cook; age 17; born in PA;
single; daughter of William and M.A.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #"56 015922; WV Archives Web Site.
Florence Mae Holloway; age 69; born 23 Jun 1887 at Fire Creek, WV; widow; living at Welch,
WV; daughter of William and Mary Ann (Shepherd) Cook; died 11 Nov 1956 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; from hypertension and artherosclrotic heart disease with chronic congestive; buried
13 Nov 1956 in Woodlawn Memorial Park (Bluewell, WV).


Walter Edgar Bailey

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Bailey; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; motorman in coal mine; living at Premier,
WV; son of E. T. and Rosa; married on 1 Mar 1930 at Welch, WV; Aritta Harris; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jack and Florence.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 16 Apr
1930; Page 241A; Image 21 of 35; Family #171/171.
Listed as Edgar W. Bailey; age 19; born in WV; married at 19; motorman in coal mine; in household
of father, Eli T. Bailey.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #18.
Listed as Edgar Bailey; age 28; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; section boss in coal mine; head of household.
4. NC Marriage Collection, 1741-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Edgar Bailey; age 48; living at Bluefield, WV; married on 7 Oct 1959 in Winston-Salem,
Forsyth Co, NC; Patricia Ann Hicks, age 24; living at Bluefield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submiotted by Carla Dean; 27 Sep 2012.
" Walter Edgar “Ed” Bailey
Birth 23 Sep 1911
Coalwood, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death Feb 1968 (aged 56)
Roanoke City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia"


Thomas "Tom" McGhee

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas McGhee; age 23; born at Premier, WV; single; black; ordely; living at Premier, WV; son of
Bennie and Dolly; married on 6 Nov 1935 at Welch, WV; Evelyn Brown; age 21; born at Algoma,
WV; single; black; living at Geileoin (Sp?), WV; daughter of Floyd and ___.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #19.
Listed as Tom McGhee; age 26; born in WV; married; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; janitor in retail grocery store; head of household.


Evelyn Brown

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 19; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas McGhee; age 23; born at Premier, WV; single; black; ordely; living at Premier, WV; son of
Bennie and Dolly; married on 6 Nov 1935 at Welch, WV; Evelyn Brown; age 21; born at Algoma,
WV; single; black; living at Geileoin (Sp?), WV; daughter of Floyd and ___.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #19.
Listed as Evelyn McGhee; age 22; born in WV; married; negro; 10th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Thomas McGhee.


Bonnie Jean McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #19.
Listed as Bonnie Jean McGhee; age 3; born in WV; negro; no education; in household of father,
Thomas McGhee.


Douglas McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #19.
Listed as Douglas McGhee; age 2; born in WV; negro; no education; in household of father,
Thomas McGhee.


Constance McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #19.
Listed as Constance McGhee; age 1; born in WV; negro; no education; in household of father,
Thomas McGhee.


Benny F. McGhee

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 196; WV Archives Web Site.
Bennie McGhee; age 22; born in Halifax Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of
Andrew and Emma; married on 26 Aug 1910 at Premier, WV; Dollie B. Thomas; age 19; born in
Halifax Co, VA; single; black; daughter of Eppie and Nannie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Bennie McGhee; age 48; born in VA; married; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; coal loader in mine; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'65 013349; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Benny F. McGhee; age 73; born in Jan 1892 in Halifax Co, VA; colored; married; miner; living at
Premier, WV; SS#232-16-4907; son of unknown parents; died 16 Sep 1965 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; from advanced conglomerate anthracosilicosis due to pneumothorax, right; buried
19 Sep 1965 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bluewell, WV.


Dolly B. Thomas

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 196; WV Archives Web Site.
Bennie McGhee; age 22; born in Halifax Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of
Andrew and Emma; married on 26 Aug 1910 at Premier, WV; Dollie B. Thomas; age 19; born in
Halifax Co, VA; single; black; daughter of Eppie and Nannie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Dolly McGhee; age 44; born in VA; married; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Bennie McGhee.


Ardell McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Ardell McGhee; age 28; born in VA; divorced; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bennie McGhee.


Viola McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Viola McGhee; age 23; born in WV; divorced; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bennie McGhee.


Frank McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Frank McGhee; age 21; born in WV; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bennie McGhee.


J.P. McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as J.P. McGhee; age 17; born in WV; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bennie McGhee.


Quincy McGhee

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 782B;
E D # 24-40; Image 4 of 36; Household #20.
Listed as Quincy McGhee; age 13; born in WV; negro; 7th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bennie McGhee.