McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Concettina M. Fly

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 Concettina M. Fly; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Frank R. Fly.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 72; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Greer; born 19 Mar 1916 at Davy, WV; living at Premier, WV; son of Millard and Zellia; was
issued a license to marry on 14 Mar 1938; Concettina Fly; born 1 Aug 1920 at Premier, WV; living
at Premier, WV.
(No return by minister. Do not believe marriage took place. Concettina married John Sherman
Tessner later that year on 24 Dec 1938)


Mary Liza Keaton

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Mayo River District; taken on 2 Jul 1900; Page 89A; Image 29 of 33;
Family #272/274.
Listed as Mary L. Keaton; age 3 mons; born in in VA; boarder; in household of Delilia Tuggle,
with mother, Mincy F. Keaton.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 96; WV Archives Web Site.
G.F. Watson; age 27; born in Kanawha Co, WV; single; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of George
and Melez; married on 17 oct 1916 at Welch, WV; Mary L. Keaton; age 17; born in Patrick Co, VA;
single; daughter of M.F. Avello.(daughter of Mike and Mincy (Avillo) Keaton)
3. 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 Mary L. Fly; age 30; born in VA; married at 18; in household of husband, Frank R. Fly.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16249; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Roy Fly (Mary Liza Fly written in); age 45 yrs, 8 mons, 24 days; born on 29 Feb 1900 at
Hemphill, WV (sic, Patrick Co, VA); married; wife of Frank Roy Fly; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of
Mike and Mincy (Avillo) Keaton; died on 22 Nov 1945 in the Grace Hospital, Welch, WV from a
cerebro vascular accident; buried on 25 Nov 1945 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Txkulbreez; 13 Jul 2011.
Mary Liza Keaton Fly; born on 29 Feb 1900; died on 22 Nov 1945; buried here; headstone photo
shown; personal and death certificate photos also shown; "Mary was born in Patrick Co, VA
to Minsie Keaton and an unknown father".


Mincy F. Keaton

1. 1900 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Mayo River District; taken on 2 Jul 1900; Page 89A; Image 29 of 33;
Family #272/274.
Listed as Minsie Keaton; age 15; born in May 1885 in VA; single; 1 child, 1 living; boarder;
in household of Delilia Tuggle.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 43; WV Archives Web Site.
Michele Avella; age 37; born in Italy; single; miner; living at Giatto, WV; son of Luther and
Irazia; married on 23 May 1910 at Welch, WV; M. F. Keaton; age 23; born in Patrick Co, VA;
single; daughter of Robert and Jane.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 21 Jan 1920; Page 272B;
Image 24 of 30; Family #221/221.
Listed as Martha (sic) Avilla; age 32; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Mike Avella.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 235A;
Image 9 of 35; Family #69/69.
Listed as Mincey F. Avella; age 45; born in VA; widow, married at 35; head of household.
5. Roane Co, WV; Death Certificate #9692; WV Archives Web Site.
Mincey Avella; age 67; born in 1883 in Critz, VA; widow; housewife; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter
of unknown parents; died 24 Jul 1950 in the Spencer State Hospital, Roane Co, WV following a 3 yrs, 27 day
stay; from Acute pyrgenic parotites, terminal; due to hemiplegia due to cerebral thrombosis; buried 30 July
1950 at Welch (sic).
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 18 Dec 2013.
Mincy Avella; born Jun 22, 1885; died 24 Jul 1950; buried here; grave marker shown; "Mother Of Mary Fly".


Fielden Kirk Sparks

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 802.
Big Creek Township, page 021.
Listed as Fielden K. Sparks, age 5, in household of father, John H. Sparks.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1896); Page 319; WV Archives Web Site.
F.K. Sparks; age 21; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; farmer; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of
J.H. and Lucy Sparks; married on 19 Aug 1896 at the house of J.H. Sparks; Victoria Shrader; age
20; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of S.A. and Sarah
Shrader.
3. Ancestry.com web site, GEDCOM file 185947, 10 Dec 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Fielding Kirk Sparks was born on 1 Dec 1874 in Tazewell Co, VA; died in May
1955; married Victoria Shrader.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District, taken on 12 Jun 1900, Page
78B, Family #107.
Listed as Kirk Spark, age 24, born in Dec 1875 in VA, farmer, head of
household.
5. Ancestry.com Web Site, Kirk Sparks search, 5 May 2002, submitted by
Patricia Christian, hanna@netscope.net.
Fielding Kirk Sparks was born on 1 Dec 1874 in Tazewell Co, VA; died on 19
May 1955 in Tazewell co, VA; married Victoria Shrader.
6. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); E-mail from Patsy McMillian, 21 Jun 2012.
Fieldon Kirk Sparks; married Belle Goodman on 19 Oct 1950 at Tazewell, VA.
7 Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #7569; WV Archives Web Site.
Feldon Kirk Sparks; age 80 yrs, 5 mons, 23 days; born 1 Dec 2874 at Squire, WV; married;
carpenter; living at Squire, WV; son of John and Lucy (Asbury) Sparks; died 24 May 1955 in the
Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefiled, WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried 26 May 1955 at Grassy
Spir; informant, Mrs. F.K. Sparks.


Docia Isabelle Neely

1. Information from E-mail; 9 Mar 2011; Patsy L. McMillan to Larry Smith.
Patsy was a daughter of Vanam and Carrie Ellen (Roark) Roark.
2. Information from E-mail; 24 Sep 2001; Patsy L. McMillian to Larry Smith.
"Believe I forgot to send you Mother's Maiden Name. (Mother's Maiden Name is Goodman, Carrie Ellen Goodman Roark.
"Mother was Born 12 July 1919 in Sutherland TN
Mother went to be with the Lord 18 Feb 1970 Bristol TN
Carrie Ellen Goodman Married Vanam Clifton Roark 8 Oct 1938
"Parents of Carrie Goodman Roark are
Walter Lee Goodman B 19 July 1887 Jefferson Co NC
Docia Isabella "Neely" Goodman Born 19 July 1891 Sutherland TN
D 1987 Abingdon, VA ..."
3. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); E-mail from Patsy McMillian, 21 Jun 2012.
Fieldon Kirk Sparks; married Belle Goodman on 19 Oct 1950 at Tazewell, VA.


Francisco "Frank" Salvucci

1. 1930 census, Wayne Co, MI; Detroit; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 100A; Image 32 of 35;
Family #255/4.
Listed as Frank Salvucci; age 46; born in Italy; single;immigrated to US in 1909; alien; caretaker in
poolroom; in household of cousin, Angelo Salvucci.
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 #70.
Listed as Frank Salvucci; age 51; born in Italy; married; alien; 3rd grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; coal loader in coal mine; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #4639; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Salvuicco; age 72; born i12 dec 1884 in Italy; married; living at Premier, WV; son of unknown
parents; died 13 Apr 1956 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage with diabetes;
buried, 16 Apr 1956 in Iaeger Memorial.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, MCdowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Francisco Salvucci; born 12 Dec 1884; died 13 Apr 1956; buried here; double headstone phone shown
with wife, Mary Salvucci; "WHAT WE KEEP IN MEMORY IS OURS UNCHANGED FOREVER".


Mary

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, MCdowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Mary Salvucci; born 10 Mar 1885; died 17 Aug 1968; buried here; double headstone phone shown
with husband, Frabcisco Salvucci; "WHAT WE KEEP IN MEMORY IS OURS UNCHANGED FOREVER".


Raymond Pezzatto Patsey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 12 Apr
1930; Page 237B; Image 14 of 35; Family #106/106.
Listed as Rayman Pezzato; age 7; twin; born in WV; in household of father, Fillippo Pezzato.
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 #70.
Listed as Raymond Patsy; age 17; born in WV; 6th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr
1935; in household of step-father, Frank Salvucci.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 399; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Pezzato; age 30; born at Excelsior, WV; single; living at 7267 Plainview, Detroit, MI;
married on 13 Aug 1953 at Roderfield, WV; Margaret Louise Wright; age 18; born at Keystone,
WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; with consent of James and Lettie Wright, parents of Margaret
Louise Wright.


Margaret Louise Wright

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley, Claren Hollow; E.D. 24-36;
taken on 29 Apr 1940; Page 740A; Image 39 of 48; Household #322.
Listed as Margaret Wright; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived at Welch, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James Wright.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 399; WV Archives Web Site.
Raymond Pezzato; age 30; born at Excelsior, WV; single; living at 7267 Plainview, Detroit, MI;
married on 13 Aug 1953 at Roderfield, WV; Margaret Louise Wright; age 18; born at Keystone,
WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; with consent of James and Lettie Wright, parents of Margaret
Louise Wright.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 002115; WV Archives Web Site.
Margaret Louise Patsey; age 28; born 12 Jul 1935 in Wyoming Co, WV; divorced; store employee;
living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of James and Lettie (Green) Wright; died 27 Jan 1964 in Welch
Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; due to cancer of pancres with metastasis; buried 31 Jan 1964 in
Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Lettie G. Christian, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 2 Jun 2012; grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Margaret louise Wright Patsey; born 12 Jul 1935; died 27 Jan 1964; buried here; grave marker photo
shown.


Domenico Belfiore

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 459; WV Archives Web Site.
Domenico Belifore; age 25; born in Italy; single; living at Premier, WV; married on 27 Aug 1949
at Welch, WV; Rosa Lee Patsy; age 21; born and living at Premier, WV; single.


Rosa Lee Pezzato Patsey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 11 of 36; Household #70.
Listed as Roselee Patsy; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr
1935; in household of step-father, Frank Salvucci.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 459; WV Archives Web Site.
Domenico Belifore; age 25; born in Italy; single; living at Premier, WV; married on 27 Aug 1949
at Welch, WV; Rosa Lee Patsy; age 21; born and living at Premier, WV; single.


Patrick Guido Belfiore

1. Fanning Furneral Home, Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Patrick Guido Belfiore, age 60, of Premier, WV, passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville VA after a long illness with his daughters by his side. Born March 17, 1953, in Welch WV, He was the Son of Domenico and Rosa Lee Patsy Belfiore.

"He was a resident of Premier all of his life and a Graduate of Welch High School. He was employed by McDowell County Correctional for Twenty years and presently he was the Assistant warden for security at Stevens Corrections

"He was preceded in death by his Brother Danny Belfiore and several Aunts and Uncle of the Patsy Family.

"Survivors include His Parents, Rosa Patsy Belfiore of Premier WV, and Domenico Belfiore of Canfield OH; Two Daughters, Angie Belfiore of Bluefield WV; Amy Davis and Husband Luke of Fairmont WV; One Granddaughter, Ashleigh Belfiore of Fairmont WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 11 A.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV with Pastor Dan Pruitt, officiating. Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Bluewell WV..."


Guido Belfiore

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 11 of 36; Household #71.
Listed as Guido Belfiare; age 44; born in Italy; married; naturalized; 2nd grade education; loader in
coal mine; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14337; WV Archives Web Site.
Guido Belfoire; age 56; born in Jun 1895 in Italy; married; served in WWII; coal miner;
SS#235-09-5559; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Louie and Santa Belfiore; died 12 Nov 1951 in
Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; from amyotropic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's Disease);
buried on 15 Nov 1951 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Mrs Josephine Belfiore.
3. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Dec 2013.
Guido Belfiore; born 9 Jan 1895; died 12 Nov 1951; buried here; headstone photo shown; "AT REST IN HEAVEN".
4. Guido Belfiore; Frakes Family Tree; by Stephen Frakes; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Guido BELFIORE, born 23 Feb 1895, Ischia de Castro, Italy, son of Luigi BELFIORE. Guido died Nov 1951, West Virginia.

"Guido married 1st Eda RENALDI in Italy. They divorced. She remained in Italy.

"Guido married 2nd Josephine PEZZATO in United States of America. Josephine immigrated to this country form Montefiascone, Italy in 1913 at the age of 1 year.

"On 7 Nov 1913, Guido BELFIORE arrived in New York on the ship Prinzess Irene from Naples, Italy. He was 18 years of age a laborer. From Ischia de Castro, Roma, Italy. His relative back in Ischia de Castro was listed as his father, Luigi BELFIORE. His brother, Giona BELFIORE was also on the ship.

"On 19 Aug 1926, Guido arrived in New York on the ship Columbo, departed from Naples, Italy. He was 31 years of age and was born in Ischia. He was an Italian and a citizen of Italy and was living in Ischia. His nearest relative from his home town was his brother, Giona BELFIORE. Guido was heading for Guelph, West Virginia. Guido's immigration number was 0495.

"On 12 Apr 1930, the census shows Guivo BELFIORE age 34, boarding at Browns Creek, McDowell County, West Virginia. He and his parents were said to have been born in Italy. He was said to have immigrated to the United States in 1926. He was a coal miner. He was living with the Andy ROCCHI family. Andy was also from Italy.

"In the 1940's, Guido's World War 2 Draft Registration Card has, Guido BELFIORE age 47, born 9 Jun 1895, Iscfia Vicastro, Roma, Italy. He was living in Premier, McDowell County, West Virginia. His relative named was Josephine BELFIORE. He was employed by Premier's Pocohontas Collieries Co. He was white. His height was 5 feet and 5 inches. He weighed 128 pounds. He had light complexion, hazel eyes and gray hair. "


Papina Josephine Pezzatto

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 12 Apr
1930; Page 237B; Image 14 of 35; Family #106/106.
Listed as Josephine Pezzato; age 16; born in Italy; naturalized citizen; in household of father,
Fillippo Pezzato.
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 #71.
Listed as Josephine Belfiare; age 26; born in Italy; married; naturalized; 6th grade education;
in hiousehold of husband, Guido Belfiare.
3. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Josephine Belfiore; age 78; born 22 Aug 1913; died 13 Aug 1991; SS #236-74-8456; card issued
in WV in 1963.


Constantina Buccarelli

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Constantina Buccarelli; age 26; born in Italy; sinlge; living at Hemphill; married on 28 Jun 1950 at
Welch, WV; Lena Jane Belfiore; age 19; born at Premier, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; with
consent of Josephine Belfiore, mother of Lena Jane Belfiore.


Lena Jane Belfiore

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 6 Apr 1940; Page 784B;
E D # 24-40; Image 11 of 36; Household #71.
Listed as Lena Belfiare; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; in hiousehold of father, Guido
Belfiore.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Constantina Buccarelli; age 26; born in Italy; sinlge; living at Hemphill; married on 28 Jun 1950 at
Welch, WV; Lena Jane Belfiore; age 19; born at Premier, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; with
consent of Josephine Belfiore, mother of Lena Jane Belfiore.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by kenneth bowen; 1 Aug 2010.
" Lena Jane Buccarelli
Birth 20 Mar 1931
Premier, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 30 Jul 2010 (aged 79)
Rich Creek, Giles County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"RICH CREEK, VA--- Lena Jane Buccarelli, age 79, of Rich Creek, VA formerly of Welch, WV passed away Friday, July 30, 2010 at Riverview Nursing Home in Rich Creek. Born March 20, 1931 at Premier, WV she was the daughter of the late Guido and Josephine Patsey Belsiore . Mrs. Buccarelli was a devoted wife and mother. She was a past member of the St. Peters Catholic Church in Welch and currently a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Bluefield. She was also a member of the St. Theresa Society and Welch Friendship Club.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Costantino Buccarelli.

"Survivors include

"One son, Dino Buccarelli of Tampa FL

"Graveside services will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Bluewell, WV with Father Paul Wharton officiating.

"Those wishing to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery by 1:00 p.m. "