McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Earl Raymond Lucas

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 5 Apr
1930; Page 233B; Image 6 of 35; Family #44/44.
Listed as Earl R. Lucas; age 3 yrs, ? mons; born in WV; in household of father, John L. Lucas.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 25 Apr 1940; Page 761A;
E D # 24-38; Image 1 of 10; Household #2.
Listed as Raymond Lucas; age 13; born in WV; 7th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of father, Lacy Lucas.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 275; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Raymond Lucas; age 21; born in Premier, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
23 Feb 1947 at Iaeger, WV; Brady Jean St. John; age 21; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living at
Roderfield, WV.


Brady Jean St. John

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 275; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Raymond Lucas; age 21; born in Premier, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
23 Feb 1947 at Iaeger, WV; Brady Jean St. John; age 21; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living at
Roderfield, WV.


Curtis H. Brady

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 321; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis H. Brady; age 20; born in Morristown, TN; single; living at Maitland, WV; married on 26 Oct
1952 at Roderfield, WV; Zelma Mae Lucas; age 18; born at Premier, WV; single; living at
Roderfield, WV; with consent of Sam and Kate Brady, parents of Curtis H. Brady and Tamsey
Wheeler, mother of Zelma Mae Lucas, father deceased.


Zelma Mae Lucas

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 25 Apr 1940; Page 761A;
E D # 24-38; Image 1 of 10; Household #2.
Listed as Zelma Lucas; age 6; born in WV; 1st grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of father, Lacy Lucas.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 321; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis H. Brady; age 20; born in Morristown, TN; single; living at Maitland, WV; married on 26 Oct
1952 at Roderfield, WV; Zelma Mae Lucas; age 18; born at Premier, WV; single; living at
Roderfield, WV; with consent of Sam and Kate Brady, parents of Curtis H. Brady and Tamsey
Wheeler, mother of Zelma Mae Lucas, father deceased.


Hiram Frances Mahaffey

1. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Marion District; Bonham's Voting Precinct; taken on 27 Jun 1900;
Page 40B; Image 28 of 29; Family #256/259.
Listed as William? Mahaffey; age 42; born in NC in Jul 1857; married 19 yrs; farm laborer; head of
household.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 166A;
Image 1 of 19; Family #98/98.
Listed as H.F. Mahaffey; age 56; born in NC; married once for 29 yrs; coal miner; head of
household.


Rebecca Evelyn Hutchinson

1. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Marion District; Bonham's Voting Precinct; taken on 27 Jun 1900;
Page 40B; Image 28 of 29; Family #256/259.
Listed as Rebecca Mahaffey; age 38; born in NC in May 1862; married 19 yrs; 9 children, all living;
in household of husband, Hiram F. Mahaffey.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 166A;
Image 1 of 19; Family #98/98.
Listed as Rebecca E. Mahaffey; age 48; born in NC; married once for 29 yrs; 12 children, all living;
in household of husband, H. France Mahaffey.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 10 Jan 1920; Page
264A; Image 9 of 30; Family #83/83.
Listed as Rebecca E. Mahaffey; age 57; born in NC; widow; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9542; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Rebecca Evelyn Mahaffey; age 76 yrs, 15 days; born 22 May 1862 in Wilkes Co, NC; widow; wife
of Hiram Francis Mahaffey; living at Premier, WV; daughter of John and Sydney (Brown)
Hutchinson; died 9 Jun 1938 at Premier, WV; from generalized arterisclerosis with chronic intestitial
nephritis and myocarditis; buried 12 Jun 1938 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Harley Mahaffey,
Premier, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Mar 2014.
Rebecca E. Mahaffey; born 22 May 1862; died 9 Jun 1938; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"THE STRIFE IS OVER, THE BATTLE DONE, THE VICTORY OF LIFE IS WON",


Mattie B. Mahaffey

1. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Marion District; Bonham's Voting Precinct; taken on 27 Jun 1900;
Page 40B; Image 28 of 29; Family #256/259.
Listed as Mattie B. Mahaffey; age 12; born in NC in May 1888; in household of father, Hiram F.
Mahaffey.


Lona I. Mahaffey

1. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Marion District; Bonham's Voting Precinct; taken on 27 Jun 1900;
Page 40B; Image 28 of 29; Family #256/259.
Listed as Lonnia I. Mahaffey; age 6; born in NC in Apr 1894; in household of father, Hiram F.
Mahaffey.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 166A;
Image 1 of 19; Family #98/98.
Listed as Lona I. Mahaffey; age 17; born in NC; single; in household of father, H. France Mahaffey.


James William Mahaffey

1. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Marion District; Bonham's Voting Precinct; taken on 27 Jun 1900;
Page 40B; Image 28 of 29; Family #256/259.
Listed as James W. Mahaffey; age 18; born in NC in Dec 1881; in household of father, Hiram F.
Mahaffey.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 166A;
Image 1 of 19; Family #98/98.
Listed as J.W. Mahaffey; age 28; born in NC; single; trackman in coal mine; in household of father,
H. France Mahaffey.
3. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: J W Mahaffey
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 34
Birth Year: abt 1880
Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1914
Marriage Place: Forsyth, North Carolina, USA
Spouse: Hessie May Richardson
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 19
Event Type: Marriage "
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12757; WV Archives Web Site.
James William Mahaffey; age 47 yrs, 8 mons, 16 days; born 21 Dec 1881 in NC; married; husband
of Hessie Richardson; miner; son of H.F. and Rebecca (Hutchinson) Mahaffey; died 7 Sep 1929 at
Premier, WV; from auto accident; buried 10 Sep 1929 at Mohegan, WV; informant, H.M. Mahaffey.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
C.D. Bird; 26 Oct 2017.
James William Mahaffey; born 21 Dec 1881 in Rockingham Co, NC; died 7 Sep 1929 in Premier, WV;
buried here; no grave marker phot shown.
"


Hessie May Richardson

1. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hessie May Richardson
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 19
Birth Year: abt 1895
Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1914
Marriage Place: Forsyth, North Carolina, USA
Spouse: J W Mahaffey
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 34
Event Type: Marriage"
2. 1930 Census, Burke Co, NC; Morganton Township; NC Hospital for the Insane; taken Apr 5, 1930;
Page 262A; Image 9 of 44.
Listed as Hessie Mahaffey; age 33; born in NC; widow; inmate.
3. Rockingham Co, NC; Death Certificate #27161; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hessie Richardson Mahaffey
[Hessie Richardson Richardson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 77
Birth Date: 4 Mar 1896
Birth Place: , North Carolina, United States
Residence Place: Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia
Death Date: 13 Jul 1973
Death Place: Eden, Rockingham, North Carolina, USA
Father: Luther Smith Richardson
Mother: Mary Jane Harris "


Evelyn Mahaffey

1. NC Birth Index, 1800-2000; LDS Web Site; Vol #9; Page 117.
Evelyn Mahaffey; born 7 Oct 1915 in Rockingham Co, NC; parents, James William and Hessie
(Richardson) Mahaffey.


Charles Farrell Snow

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 328; WV Archives Web Site.
Farrell Snow; age 26; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Fireco, WV; son of Wiley and
Alia; married on 3 Jul 1921 at Premier, WV; May Mahaffey; age 18; born in Carroll Co, VA; single;
daughter of ____ and R.E.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Erin; E.D. 24-37; taken on 12 Apr 1940;
Page 752A; Image 18 of 35; Household #122.
Listed as Charles S. Snow; age 46; born in VA; married; 4th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; carpenter for W.P.A.; head of household,
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Charles F. Snow; born 16 May 1893; died 21 May 1968; buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown; "WEST VIRGINIA * PVT CO D 2 CORPS SCHOOL * WORLD WAR I".


Lillie May Mahaffey

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 166A;
Image 1 of 19; Family #98/98.
Listed as Lillie M. Mahaffey; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, H. France Mahaffey.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 10 Jan 1920; Page
264A; Image 9 of 30; Family #83/83.
Listed as Lillie M. Mahaffey; age 16; born in VA; in household of mother, Rebecca E. Mahaffey.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 328; WV Archives Web Site.
Farrell Snow; age 26; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Fireco, WV; son of Wiley and
Alia; married on 3 Jul 1921 at Premier, WV; May Mahaffey; age 18; born in Carroll Co, VA; single;
daughter of ____ and R.E.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Erin; E.D. 24-37; taken on 12 Apr 1940;
Page 752A; Image 18 of 35; Household #122.
Listed as Mae Snow; age 36; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles F. Snow.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15560; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. C.F. Snow (Lilly May Snow typed in); age 50; born 13 Mar 1903 in Smyth Co, VA; married;
living at Roderfield, WV; housewife; daughter of Francis Hiram and Rebecca (Hutchenson)
Mahaffey; died 3 Nov 1953; from carcinoma of cervix; buried 5 Nov 1953 in Iaeger Memorial.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Lilly Maye Snow; born 13 Mar 1903; died 3 Nov 1953; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOTHER";
personal photo posted.


James M. Blackwell

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; taken on 5 Jul 1850; Page 217A; Image 7 of 213;
Family #41.
Listed as James Blackwell, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, Benjamin Blackwell.
2. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; Thompson Valley PO; taken on 20/24 Jul 1860;
Page 814; Image 18 of 98; Family #863/848.
Listed as James Blackwell; age 24; born in VA; farm laborer; in household of mother, Elizabeth Clare
Blackwell.
3. "Tazewell Co (VA) Marriages"; Register #3; Year 1860; Page 12; Line #48; transcrebed by Pauline
Haga; and; VA Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
James M. Blackwell; age 24 yr, 8 mon, 26 days; born in Smyth Co, VA; son of Benjamin and
Elizabeth Blackwell; married on 24 Oct 1860 in Tazewell Co, VA; Catherine Hubble; age 24 yr, 11
mon, 9 days; born in Tazewell Co, VA; widow; daughter of Gabriel and Flora Crabtree. Married by
Jacob Burkett.
4. 1870 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; Knob PO; taken on 27 Jul 1870; Page 259A;
Image 1 0f 93; Family #4/4.
Listed as James M. Blackwell; age 34; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
5. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site; Vol #__(1876); Page 45; Line 63.
James M. Blackwell; born in Smyth Co, VA; widowed; married on 18 Sep 1876 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Amanda Cordel; age 18; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; daughter of Joseph and Mary
Cordel.
6. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on __Jun 1880; Page 311A; Image
17 of 28; Family #151/152.
Listed as James M. Blackwell; age 44; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.


Amanda Cordell

1. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Springs PO, taken on 26/27 Jul 1860, Page 834,
Family #1028.
Listed as Amanda Cordel, age 4, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph Cordell.
2. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site; Vol #__(1876); Page 45; Line 63.
James M. Blackwell; born in Smyth Co, VA; widowed; married on 18 Sep 1876 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Amanda Cordel; age 18; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; daughter of Joseph and Mary
Cordel.
3. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on __Jun 1880; Page 311A; Image
17 of 28; Family #151/152.
Listed as Amanda Blackwell; age 20; born in VA; married; in household of husband, James M.
Blackwell.
4. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Amanda Blackwell; age 36; born in VA in Mar 1864; widow; 8 children, 7 living;
housekeeper; head of household.


Sarah Blackwell

1. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; taken on __Jun 1880; Page 311B; Image
18 of 28; Family #151/152.
Listed as Sarah Blackwell; age 2; born in VA; in household of father, James M. Blackwell.
2. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Sarah Blackwell; age 19; born in VA in Sep 1880; in household of mother, Amanda
Cordell Blackwell.


Mary Blackwell

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Mary Blackwell; age 14; born in VA in Feb 1886; in household of mother, Amanda
Cordell Blackwell.


Laura B. Blackwell

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Laura B. Blackwell; age 12; born in VA in May 1888; in household of mother, Amanda
Cordell Blackwell.


Grover Blackwell

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Glover Blackwell; age 10; born in VA in Mar 1890; in household of mother, Amanda
Cordell Blackwell.


Bessie Blackwell

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 20B; Image 4 of
38; Family #37/37.
Listed as Bessie Blackwell; age 6; born in VA in Mar 1894; in household of mother, Amanda
Cordell Blackwell.