McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Ronald Franklin Abbott

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 2 Apr 1940; Page 761A;
E D # 24-40; Image 1 of 36; Household #1.
Listed as Ronald Abbott; age 6; born in WV; single; no education; lived at same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Bernard E. Abbott.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 410; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Frankllin Abbott; age 22; born and living at Premier, WV; single; married on 11 Apr 1956
at Welch, WV; Betty Jo Ricahardson; age 19; born at Anjean, WV; single; living at Premier, WV;
with consent of Ray and Lauretta Richardson, parents of Betty Jo Richardson.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ronald Franklin Abbott
[Ronald F Abbott]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Feb 1934
Birth Place: Premier Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 26 Sep 2007
Father: Bernard E Abbott
Mother: Kelley R Williams
SSN: 232527884
Notes: Dec 1950: Name listed as RONALD FRANKLIN ABBOTT; 10 Oct 2007: Name listed as RONALD F ABBOTT"


Betty Jo Richardson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764B; Image 8 of 10; Household #58.
Listed as Betty Jo Richardson; age 4; born in WV; no education; in household of father, Ray
Richardson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 410; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Frankllin Abbott; age 22; born and living at Premier, WV; single; married on 11 Apr 1956
at Welch, WV; Betty Jo Ricahardson; age 19; born at Anjean, WV; single; living at Premier, WV;
with consent of Ray and Lauretta Richardson, parents of Betty Jo Richardson.


Marshall Ragland

1. 1870 Census. Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 5 Jul 1870; Page 26A; Image 15
of 58; Family #115/115.
Listed as Marshal Ragland; age 18; born in NC; farm hand, black; in household of Sarah Ragland, age 60.
(Many Ragland families in adjacent households)
2. Chatham Co, NC; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1895); Page __; LDS Web Site.
Marshall Ragland; age 38; colored; son of Isabella Ragland; married on 2 Jan 1895 in Cape Fear
Township; Maroney Hooker; age 25; colored; daughter of Edmund and Caroline Hooker; by G.W.
Flack, minister.
3. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #93/93.
Listed as Marshall Ragland; age 47; born in Jul 1852 in NC; married 4 yrs; black; farmer; head of
household.


Maronia Hooker

1. Chatham Co, NC; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1895); Page __; LDS Web Site.
Marshall Ragland; age 38; colored; son of Isabella Ragland; married on 2 Jan 1895 in Cape Fear
Township; Maroney Hooker; age 25; colored; daughter of Edmund and Caroline Hooker; by G.W.
Flack, minister.
2. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #93/93.
Listed as Maronie Ragland; age 31; born in Nov 1868 in NC; married 4 yrs; black; 4 children, 3 living;
in household of husband, Marshall Ragland.


George A. Ragland

1. North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000; Index to Delayed Births, Chatham Co, NC; Vol #9; Page 506;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
George Ragland; born 18 Mar 1899 in Chatham Co, NC.
2. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #93/93.
Listed as George A. Ragland; age 1; born in Mar 1899 in NC; black; in household of father, Marshall
Ragland.
(Twin of Anna)
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #233/235.
Listed as George Regland; age 33; born in NC; single; negro; brakeman in coal mine; in household
of brother, Sion Ragland.


Charles "Shorty" Clay

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Charlie Clay; age 45; born in GA; married at 23; Negro; loader in coal mine; head of
household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #536; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Charles Clay; age 58; born in Amercus, GA; married; colored; husband of Carrie Clay; coal loader for
Susan Pocahontas Coal Co, living at Warrior, WV; son of Aaron Williams and Victoria English (was he
adopted?); died 14 Jan 1939 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to a cerebral hemorrhage; buried
17 Jan 1939 at Excelsior, WV; informant, Carrie Clay, War, WV.


Carrie Hendricks

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Carrie Clay; age 40; born in TN; married at __; negro; in household of husband, Charles
Clay.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14470; WV Archives Web Site.
Carrie Clay; age 62; born in 1890 in TN; widow; colored; living at War, WV; daughter of John and Mary
Hendrick; died 23 Jul 1952 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to a massive pulmonary infarction in left
leg with congestive heart failure.; burial 27 Jul 1952 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Mercer Co, WV; informant,
Paul Lee.


Flora Clay

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Flora Clay; age 17; born in KY; single; negro; in household of father, Charles Clay.


Pearl Clay

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Pearl Clay; age 10; born in KY; negro; in household of father, Charles Clay.


Bessie Clay

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Bessie Clay; age 5; born in KY; negro; in household of father, Charles Clay.


Della Thomas

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #92/92.
Listed as Della Judd; age 52; born in Jan 1848 in NC; widow; black; married for 28 yrs; 8 children,
all liviing; head of household.
(Household adjacent to Marshall and Marona (Hooker) Ragland. Della Judd adopted their son, Sion
Ragland by the 1910 census)
2. 1910 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 68A; Image 24
of 34; Family #210/210.
Listed as Della Judd; age 58; born in NC; widow; married 7 yrs; 9 children, all living; black; head of
household.
3. Chatham Co, NC; Death Certificates #379; Ancestry,com Web Site.
Della Judd; age 79; bornin Chatham Co, NC; widow; Negro; wife of Seth Judd; retired housekeeper;
daughter of Green and Lucy Thomas; died 2 May 1927 in Haw River Township; Chatham Co, NC;
due to "leaking heart"; valve?; buried 3 May 1927 in Prince Chapel; informant, Ray Judd,
Moncure, NC.


Robert Judd

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #92/92.
Listed as Robert Judd; age 18; born in Dec 1881 in NC; black; in household of mother, Della Judd.


Fannie Judd

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #92/92.
Listed as Fannie Judd; age 17; born in May 1883 in NC; black; in household of mother, Della Judd.


Raymon H. Judd

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #92/92.
Listed as Ramon Judd; age 13; born in Apr 1887 in NC; black; in household of mother, Della Judd.


Albert Judd

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #92/92.
Listed as Albert Judd; age 10; born in Sep 1889 in NC; black; in household of mother, Della Judd.


Marshall Ragland

1. 1870 Census. Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 5 Jul 1870; Page 26A; Image 15
of 58; Family #115/115.
Listed as Marshal Ragland; age 18; born in NC; farm hand, black; in household of Sarah Ragland, age 60.
(Many Ragland families in adjacent households)
2. Chatham Co, NC; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1895); Page __; LDS Web Site.
Marshall Ragland; age 38; colored; son of Isabella Ragland; married on 2 Jan 1895 in Cape Fear
Township; Maroney Hooker; age 25; colored; daughter of Edmund and Caroline Hooker; by G.W.
Flack, minister.
3. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #93/93.
Listed as Marshall Ragland; age 47; born in Jul 1852 in NC; married 4 yrs; black; farmer; head of
household.


William A. Ragland

1. 1900 Census, Chatham Co, NC; Cape Fear Township; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 62B; Image 10
of 28; Family #93/93.
Listed as William A. Ragland; age 7; born in Aug 1892 in NC; black; in household of father, Marshall
Ragland.


Julius Clay

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Julius Clay; age 21; born in TN; married at 21; negro; in household of father, Charles
Clay, with wife.
2 McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2040; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Julius Clay; age age abt 26; born in Jellico, TN; married; colored; husband of Eva Dickson; motorman in
coal mine; living at Yukon, WV; son of Charles Clay and unknown mother; died 13 Feb 1932 in Yukon, WV;
due to crushed in motor accident; buried 14 Feb 1932 in Yukon, WV; informant Robert Harris, Yukon, WV.


Eva Dixon

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 100B;
Image 29 of 29; Family #235/237.
Listed as Eva Clay; age 19; born in VA; married at 19; negro; in household of father-in-law, Charles
Clay, with husband.


Hobert E. Nelson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert E. Nelson; born 5 May 1890 in Franklin Co, VA; colored; living at Ashland, WV; son of Nelson
and Namcie E.; married on 25 Aug 1938 at Ashland, WV; Verna Hoover; born 17 Jan 1920 at
Ashland, WV; colored; living at Ashland, WV; daughter of Benn and Lizzie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764B; Image 8 of 10; Household #60.
Listed as Hobert E. Nelson; age 50; born in VA; married; negro; 4th grade education; lived in
Ashland, WV on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Verna Hoover

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert E. Nelson; born 5 May 1890 in Franklin Co, VA; colored; living at Ashland, WV; son of Nelson
and Namcie E.; married on 25 Aug 1938 at Ashland, WV; Verna Hoover; born 17 Jan 1920 at
Ashland, WV; colored; living at Ashland, WV; daughter of Benn and Lizzie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764B; Image 8 of 10; Household #60.
Listed as Vern Nelson; age 21; born in WV; married; negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in
Ashland, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Hobert E. Nelson.


Mildred Nelson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764B; Image 8 of 10; Household #60.
Listed as Mildred Nelson; age 3; born in WV; negro; in household of father, Hobert E. Nelson.


Hobert Earl Nelson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 764B; Image 8 of 10; Household #60.
Listed as Hobert Earl Nelson; age 10 mons; born in WV; negro; in household of father, Hobert E.
Nelson.