McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Panek

1. Lackawanna Co, PA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 44; Certificate #2044; LDS Web Site.
John Panek; age 25; born and living at Avoca, PA; single; laborer; son of Martin and Anna, both
born in Poland; father dead; married on 20 May 1936; Mary Giniski; age 22; born and living at
Minooka, PA; single; works in button mill; daughter of John and Josephine (Jazak) Giniski, both
born in Poland; father dead.


Mary Giniski

1. 1930 Census, Lackawanna Co, PA; Lackawanna Township; Minooka Village; taken on 24 Apr 1930;
Page 272B; Image 56 of 62; Family #432/515.
Listed as Mary Giniski; age 16; born in PA; single; in household of father, John Giniski.
2. Lackawanna Co, PA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 44; Certificate #2044; LDS Web Site.
John Panek; age 25; born and living at Avoca, PA; single; laborer; son of Martin and Anna, both
born in Poland; father dead; married on 20 May 1936; Mary Giniski; age 22; born and living at
Minooka, PA; single; works in button mill; daughter of John and Josephine (Jazak) Giniski, both
born in Poland; father dead.


Albert E. Wargo

1. Lackawanna Co, PA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 156; Certificate #656; LDS Web Site.
Albert E. Wargo; age 27; born in Taylor, PA; single; clerk; living at Taylor, PA; son of John and Mary
(Randos) Wargo; married on 19 May 1947 at Minooka, PA; Julia J. Giniski; age 21; born and living at
Minooka, PA; single; machine operator; daughter of John and Josephine (Jazak) Giniski, both born
in Poland, and both dead.


Julia J. Giniski

1. 1930 Census, Lackawanna Co, PA; Lackawanna Township; Minooka Village; taken on 24 Apr 1930;
Page 272B; Image 56 of 62; Family #432/515.
Listed as Julia Giniski; age 2 yrs, 7 mons; born in PA; in household of father, John Giniski.
2. Lackawanna Co, PA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 156; Certificate #656; LDS Web Site.
Albert E. Wargo; age 27; born in Taylor, PA; single; clerk; living at Taylor, PA; son of John and Mary
(Randos) Wargo; married on 19 May 1947 at Minooka, PA; Julia J. Giniski; age 21; born and living at
Minooka, PA; single; machine operator; daughter of John and Josephine (Jazak) Giniski, both born
in Poland, and both dead.


Andrew "Andy" Orban Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as Andy Orban; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Orban, Sr.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 480; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Orban, Jr; born 1 Jan 1914 at Premier, WV; living at Premier, WV; son of Andrew and
Victora; married on 31 Dec 1938 in St. Peters Church, Welch, WV; Margaret Tolney; born 4 Sep
1916 at Premier, WV; living at Premier, WV; daughter of Joseph and Theresa.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 11 of 36; Household #68.
Listed as Andy Orban, Jr; age 26; born in WV; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Margaret Mary Tolnay

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 480; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Orban, Jr; born 1 Jan 1914 at Premier, WV; living at Premier, WV; son of Andrew and
Victora; married on 31 Dec 1938 in St. Peters Church, Welch, WV; Margaret Tolney; born 4 Sep
1916 at Premier, WV; living at Premier, WV; daughter of Joseph and Theresa.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 10 of 36; Household #68.
Listed as Margaret Orban; age 23; born in PA; married; 8th gradeeducation; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Andy Orban, Jr.


Baby Girl Orban

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7934; WV Archives Web Site.
Baby Girl Orban; born and died 25 Jun 1939 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; premature, 7 mons;
daughter of Andrew and Margaret Mary (Tolmay) Orban, Jr; buried 26 Jun 1939 in Roderfield Cem;
informant, Andrew Junior Orban, Premier, WV; Andrew, born at Premier, WV; Margaret Mary born
at Bethlehem, PA.


Andrew Orban Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as Andy Orban; age 46; born in Hungry; married at 24; immigranted to US in 1905; alien;
coal miner; head of household.
2. West Virginia Naturalization Records, 1814-1991[ LDS Web Site.
Andrew Orban; age 54; born 17 Sep 1884 in Salanki, Hungary; 5' 7" tall; 150 lbs; brown eyes; brown
hair; light complexion; scar on forehead; married Victoria Vaspory Orban on 2 Oct 1909 at Premier,
WV; she was born 16 Sep 1891 in Krdfield, Hungary; he entered US on 13 Nov 1906 at New York, NY;
children: Mike, born 24 Feb 1912; Andrew, Jr, born 1 Jan 1914; Joseph, born 21 Jan 1915; Mrs, Julia
Mays; born 12 Oct 1918; and John, born 12 Nov 1920; all born at Premier, WV; except Mike who was born
at Dante, VA; all reside in Premier, WV; except Julia who resides in Caretta, WV; sailed from Fiuma, Italy
aboard the SS Pannonia12 Dec 1905 under name of Andras Orban; signed 8 Jun 1939 at Welch, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card # U-2887; 27 Apr 1942; LDS Web Site.
Andrew Orban, Sr; age 57; born 17 Sep 1884 in Salanki, Hungary; living at Premier, WV; employed
by Premier Pocahontas Collieries Co, Premier, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs.
Victoria Orban, Iaeger, WV; 5'8" tall; 150 lbs; brown eyes; brown hair; light complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #70 008903; WV Archives Web Site.
Andy Orban, Sr; age 85; born 17 Sep 1884 (marked thru 87; 17 Sep 1882 written in) in Hungary;
married; husband of Clevie Wilson Orban; coal miner; SS#235-09-5556; living at Premier, WV;
son of Mose Orban and Elizabeth _______; died 2 Jun 1970 in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to acute coronary occlusion; coronary arterosclerosis and coal workerd pneumoconiosis; buried
5 Jun 1970 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Julia Mays, Premier, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Feb 2014.
Andrew "Andy" Orban; born in 1884; died in 1970; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
wife, Victoria Orban.


Victoria Mary Vaspari

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as Victoria Orban; age 39; born in Hungry; married at 18; immigranted to US in 1906; alien;
in household of husband, Andrew Orban.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8330; WV Archives Web Site.
Victoria Mary Orban; age 62; born 8 Sep 1891 in Hungary; married; housewife; living at Iaeger,
WV; daughter of Pete and Mary (Magy) Vaspari; died 24 Jun 1954 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
from carcinoma of stomach; other condition, diabetes; buried 27 Jun 1954 in Iaeger Memorial.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Feb 2014.
Victoria Orban; born in 1891; died in 1954; buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband,
Andrew Orband, Sr.


Joseph Orban

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as Joseph Orban; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Orban, Sr.


John Orban

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #72/72.
Listed as John Orban; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Orban, Sr.


Eugene Frank "Gene" Fly Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 9 Apr
1930; Page 235B; Image 10 of 35; Family #70/70.
Listed as Eugene R. Fly; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Frank R. Fly.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 11 of 36; Household #69.
Listed as Eugene Fly; age 24; born in WV; married; in yr HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; machine operator in coal mine; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 471; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Eugene Fly; age 26; born at Coalwood, WV; divorced; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
7 Sep 1944 at Welch, WV; Maude Dale; age 21; born at Yukon, WV; single; living at War, WV.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Frank Fly; born 3 Dec 1917; died in Jul 1981; last residence, Honaker, Russell Co, VA; last benefit
paid at Leanon, Russell Co, VA; SS #232-12-1946; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Maude Dale

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 471; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Eugene Fly; age 26; born at Coalwood, WV; divorced; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
7 Sep 1944 at Welch, WV; Maude Dale; age 21; born at Yukon, WV; single; living at War, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
Frieda Davison; 27 Dec 2013.
"Maude Dale Fly; born 16 Oct 1925 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died 21 Sep 2001 at Honaker, Russell
Co, VA; buried here; no grave marker photo shown; newspaper obit photo shown.
"Mrs. Maude D. Fly; age 75, of Honaker, Virginia, passed away Friday night (September 21, 2001) at
her home.Born October 16, 1925 in Jolo, West Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Bill and Dorcus
Johnson Dale. She had resided in Honaker area for thirty-nine years and was a former manager of the
Honaker Cannery. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Honaker.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Fly, one infant son, one
step-son, William Gene Fly, and six brothers and sisters.

"Survivors include three daughters, Mary Frances Hess of Honaker, Virginia, Rhonda Lynn Myers of
Bluefield, West virginia and Jeannie Marie Mitchell of Pittsboro, North Carolina; one son, John Leroy Fly
of Marion Texas, one step-son, Roy Fly of Parkersburg, West Virginia; five sisters, Edith June Clanciolo
of Fairview Park, Ohio, Nancy Jo Dale and Linda Sue Smith of Cartersville, Virginia, Sandra Faye Harris
of Honaker, Virginia, and Debroah Lynn Richardson of Caretta, West Virginia; one brother, Johnny Brack
Dale of Beltsville, Virginia; twelve grandchildren and several great-grandchildren survive.

"Funeral services were conducted at 11;00am Tuesday in the Honaker Huneral Chapel, Honaker, Virginia
with the Rev. Chris Musick and Bro. Wade Taylor officating. Internment followed in Roselawn Memorial
Gardens at Princeton, West Virginia..."


Eugene Frank Fly Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11653; WV Archives Web Site.
Eugene Frank Fly, Jr; age abt 10 minutes; born and died 27 Aug 1947 at Bartley, WV; son of Eugene Frank,
born in Coalwood, WV, and Maude (Dale), born in Yukon, WV, Fly, Sr; due to neo-asphyxa; buried 27 Aug
1947 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, E.F. Fly, Bartley, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 18 Dec 2013.
Eugene F. Fly, Jr; born unknown; died 27 Aug 1947; buried here; headstone photo shown; "OUR BELOVED
BABY".


John K. Brooks

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; taken on 7 Jul 1850; Page 220B; Image 14 of
213; Family #90/90.
Listed as John Brooks, age 18, born in VA, in household of mother, Mary Asbury Brooks.
2. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; Thompson Valley PO; taken on 20 Jul 1860; Page
813; Image 17 of 99; Family #856/841.
Listed as John Brooks; age 28; born in VA; in household of mother, Mary Asbury Brooks.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; McDowell County Historical Society;
1995; "John Isaac and Rachel Catherine Shinault Brooks" Article; Page 106; submitted by Jane Ellen
Horton, PO Box 218, Raven, VA 24639.


Mary Jane Johnson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; McDowell County Historical Society;
1995; "John Isaac and Rachel Catherine Shinault Brooks" Article; Page 106; submitted by Jane Ellen
Horton, PO Box 218, Raven, VA 24639.


Martha Brooks

1. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; Thompson Valley PO; taken on 20 Jul 1860; Page
813; Image 17 of 99; Family #856/841.
Listed as Martha Brooks; age 6; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Mary Asbury Brooks, with
father, John Brooks.


Amanda Brooks

1. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; Thompson Valley PO; taken on 20 Jul 1860; Page
813; Image 17 of 99; Family #856/841.
Listed as Amanda Brooks; age 4; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Mary Asbury Brooks, with
father, John Brooks.