McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Luelleyn Riffe

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 15/16 Jan 1920; Page 221A;
Family #88/88.
Listed as Llewellyn Riffe; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Anderson Riffe.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 183A; Image 17
of 22; Family #148/149.
Listed as Louellon Riffe; age 16; born in WV; in household of step-father, Gabe Rife.
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Luelleyn Riffe; born 5 Oct 1914; living at Beaver Ridge, Ballard, WV 24918.
4. FindAGrave.com; Orchard Cemetery, Ballard, Monroe Co, WV; picture of gravestone submitted by
Sally Miller; 21 Mar 2008.
Luelleyn Riffe; born 5 Oct 1914; died 13 Nov 1990; "An Inspiration to all who knew him"; buried
here.


Edith

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edith Riffe; born 19 Nov 1918; living at Beaver Ridge, Ballard, WV 24918.


Ray Carl Riffe

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, GEDCOM File; submitted by Dan Betts,
danbetts@home.com
Roy (sic, Ray) Carl Riffe; son of Robert and Clara England Riffe; no birth date.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 9 May 1910; Page 257A; Image 15
of 17; Family #128/131.
Listed as Carel Riffe, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, Robert Riffe.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 3/5 Jan 1920; Page 217B; Image
4 of 17; Family #24/24.
Listed as Ray C. Riffe; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Robert Riffe.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 22 Apr 1930; Page 195A; Image
45 of 56; Family #259/271.
Listed as Carl Riffe; age 22; born in WV; single; in household of father, Robert Riffe.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-57; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page
1107B; Image 50 of 74; Household #425.
Listed as Ray C. Riffe; age 34; born in WV; maried; 5th grade education; lived in Bland Co,
VA on 1 Apr 1935; laborer in sawmill; in household of father, Robert Riffe; with wife.


Mary B.

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-57; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page
1107B; Image 50 of 74; Household #425.
Listed as Mary B. Riffe; age 25; born in VA; maried; 8th grade education; lived in Bland Co,
VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father-in-law, Robert Riffe; with husband.


Joan Riffe

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-57; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page
1107B; Image 50 of 74; Household #425.
Listed as Joan Riffe; age 5; born in VA; no education; lived in Bland Co,
VA on 1 Apr 1935; niece(?, granddaughter?) in houshold of grandfather?, Robert Riffe, with
parents?.
(Not certain Joan is a daughter of Ray Carl's)


Clara S. Riffe

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-57; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page
1107B; Image 50 of 74; Household #425.
Listed as Clara S. Riffe; age 4; born in VA; no education; niece(?, granddaughter?) in household of
grandfather?, Robert Riffe, with parents?.
(Not certain Clara S. is a daughter of Ray Carl's)


Frankie Riffe

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-57; taken on 25 Apr 1940; Page
1107B; Image 50 of 74; Household #425.
Listed as Frankie Riffe; age 2; born in VA; no education; niece(?, granddaughter?) in household of
grandfather?, Robert Riffe, with parents?.
(Not certain Frankie is a daughter of Ray Carl's)


James Henry Taylor

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as James H. Taylor; age 4; born in May 1896 in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
2. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as James H. Taylor; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
3. Carroll Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #458; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Henry Taylor; age 20; born 31 May 1898; living at Ivanhoe, Carroll Co, VA; farmer for father;
nearest relative, father, Andrew Kenley Taylor, Ivanhoe, VA; tall with medium build; no eye or hair
color listed.
4. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as James Taylor; age 22; born in VA; married; farm laborer; in household of father; Andrew
K. Taylor.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 340; WV Archives Web Site.
James Taylor; age 27; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of Andrew
and Evie; married on 12 Apr 1928 at Roderfield, WV; Ethel Daniels; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of William and Stella.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe #11; E.D. 24-2; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 23B; Image 4 of 22; Household #31.
Listed as James H. Taylor; age 40; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Ethel Daniels

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy Pocahontas; taken on 19 Feb 1920;
Page 203 A; Image 1 of 16; Family #166/166.
Listed as Ethel Daniels; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, William Daniels.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 340; WV Archives Web Site.
James Taylor; age 27; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of Andrew
and Evie; married on 12 Apr 1928 at Roderfield, WV; Ethel Daniels; age 18; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of William and Stella.
3. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Mining Village; Taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243A; Image 24 of 35; Family #196/196.
Listed as Ethel Taylor; age 20; born in WV; married at 16; in household of father, William M.
Daniels.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe #11; E.D. 24-2; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 23B; Image 4 of 22; Household #31.
Listed as Ethel Taylor; age 29; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James H. Taylor.


Margaret D. Taylor

1. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Mining Village; Taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243A; Image 24 of 35; Family #196/196.
Listed as Margaret D. Taylor; age 2 yrs, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of grandfather, William M.
Daniels, with mother.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe #11; E.D. 24-2; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 23B; Image 4 of 22; Household #31.
Listed as Margaret Taylor; age 12; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James H. Taylor.


Thomas Andrew Taylor

1. E-mail from Tim Balonek; 3 Dec 2012.
"...im tim balonek from batavia, ny, i ve been doing
research on soldiers that were killed in Korea, and Vietnam

"Thomas Taylor is a soldier that was killed in Korea., and
was from west virginia. His name is listed on our memorial wall here in
batavia.

"i ve been doing extensive research on trying to find a
picture of his Cemetery Stone , or a picture of him. i found this
document on line about his burial.

"im sending you a newspaper ariticle from NY, and a Head
Stone Application,

"it shows that the cemetery is Ieager Memorial
Cemetery.

"i have been thru your list and do not see him
listed. could you check into your records, this is the closest i
ve been to locating him in 3 yrs of looking..."

Attached documents:
Newspaper Article
"Missing in Korea"
"Pvt. Thomas A. Taylor, 20 Was Serving in Army After Transfer from Marines"
"Last reported July 20"
"Pvt. Thomas A. Taylor, 20, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Taylor of 117 Maple Ave, Oakfield, was reported by the Defense Dept. today as missing in action in Korea.
"Pvt. Taylor becomes the second Genesee County soldier in as many days listed as unaccounted for in the struggle there.
"According to the announcement, he has been unreported since July 20. The family said they last heard from him May 22 and at that time he was in Seoul, the capital of Southern Korea and which was attacked in the early days of the war which started June 25.
"The Taylors formerly resided in West Virginia and have been in the Oakfield section about two years with Mr. Taylor working at the U.S. Gypsum Co. plant. Pvt Taylor enlisted in the Marines at Logan W. Va. on Feb 13, 1948 and later transferred to the Army"

US Headstone Applications, 1925-1963

Thomas A. Taylor; born 9 Apr 1930; died 20 Jul 1950; enlised 1 Feb 1948; Serial # RA18-303-824; Christian; Pvt, Co. A, NY; 34 Infantry; buried in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield WV; ship to
Mrs. Stella Daniels, Roderfield, WV; signed by Ethel I Taylor, 30 Aug 1951, 117 Maple Ave, Oakfield, NY.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe #11; E.D. 24-2; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 23B; Image 4 of 22; Household #31.
Listed as Andrew Taylor; age 9; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James H. Taylor.
3. US Korean War Casualties, 1950-1957; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Thomas A. Taylor; born in 1929; home state, NY; Casualty Date, 20 Jul 1950 in South Korea; KIA;
Infantry, US Regular Army, Division 24th, Unit #0034; light weapons infrantryman; Private E-2.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Thomas A. Taylor; born 9 Apr 1930; died 20 Jul 1950; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"NEW YORK * PVT 34 INF 24 INF DIV * KOREA PH"


Andrew Kenley "Andy" Taylor

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Andrew Taylor; age 22; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; son of Oen and Mahala; married on 23 Apr
1889 in Carroll Co, VA; Eveline Soots; age 18; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; daughter of Isham and
Nancy.
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Andrew Taylor; age 30; born in Jul 1869 in VA; married 11 yrs; day laborer; head of
household.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Andrew K. Taylor; age 42; born in VA; married once for 20 yrs; miner in stone quarry;
head of household.
4. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as Andy K. Taylor; age 51; born in VA; widowed; farmer; head of household.


Evaline V. Soots

1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Andrew Taylor; age 22; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; son of Oen and Mahala; married on 23 Apr
1889 in Carroll Co, VA; Eveline Soots; age 18; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; daughter of Isham and
Nancy.
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Eveline Taylor; age 29; born in Apr 1871 in VA; married 11 yrs; 5 children, all living; in
household of husband, Andrw K. Taylor.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Eveline V. Taylor; age 40; born in VA; married once for 20 yrs; 9 children, all living; in
household of husband, Andrw K. Taylor.


Mary Jane Taylor

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
Mary Jane Taylor; born 4 Nov 1890 at Speedwell, Wythe Co, VA; parents; Andy and Eveline Taylor.
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Mary J.Taylor; age 8; born in Nov 1891 in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Mary J.Taylor; age 19; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.


Candis Taylor

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Candis Taylor; age 6; born in Jan 1893 in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.


Carlos Andrew Taylor

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
Carlie Andrew Taylor; born 21 May 1895 in Wythe Co, VA; parents; Andrew Kenley and Eveline
Taylor.
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Carlos Taylor; age 5; born in May 1895 in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Corley A.Taylor; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.


Lettie E. Taylor

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 12/13 Jun 1900; Page 167B; Image
14 of 38; Family #129/129.
Listed as Lettie Taylor; age 11 mons; born in jun 1899 in VA; in household of father, Andrew K.
Taylor.
2. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Lettie E. Taylor; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.


Pearl E. Taylor

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Pearl E. Taylor; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
2. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as Pirley Taylor; age 18; born in VA; in household of father; Andrew K. Taylor


Harry L. Taylor

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Harry L. Taylor; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
2. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as Harry Taylor; age 14; born in VA; in household of father; Andrew K. Taylor


Cecil Taylor

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Minnie C. Taylor; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
2. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as Cecil Taylor; age 12; born in VA; in household of father; Andrew K. Taylor


Josie M. Taylor

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 206A; Image 37
of 44; Family #336/340.
Listed as Josie M. Taylor; age 11 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Andrew K. Taylor.
2. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as JosieTaylor; age 10; born in VA; in household of father; Andrew K. Taylor


Laura Taylor

1. 1920 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Spring District; taken on 4/5 Feb 1920; Page 244B; Image 10 of 16;
Family #225/234.
Listed as Lauria Taylor; age 7; born in VA; in household of father; Andrew K. Taylor


Alice Daniels

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy Pocahontas; taken on 19 Feb 1920;
Page 203 A; Image 1 of 16; Family #166/166.
Listed as Alice Daniels; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, William Daniels.
2. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Mining Village; Taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243A; Image 24 of 35; Family #196/196.
Listed as Alice Stanley; age 23; born in WV; married at 16; in household of father, William M.
Daniels.


Charles W. Stanley

1. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Princess Mining Village; Taken on 19 Apr
1930; Page 243A; Image 24 of 35; Family #196/196.
Listed as Charles W. Stanley; age 5 yrs, 11 mons; born in WV; in household of grandfather, William
M. Daniels, with mother.


Leslie Cleveland Rice

1. 1900 Census, White Co, TN; District #12; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 247B; Family #181/184.
Listed as Leslie Rice; age 12; born in TN in Jan 1888; in household of father; Ameda Rice.
2. Tennessee, State Marriages, 1780-2002; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Leslie Rice
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 27 Nov 1905
Marriage Place: White, Tennessee, USA
Spouse: Lizzie Rose "
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 193B; Image
42 of 56; Family #332/337.
Listed as Leslie Rice; age 43; born in TN; widowed; loads coal in coal mine; in household of
brother-in-law, Varner Randolph.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-369; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com
Leslie Cleveland Rice; age 55; born 22 Jan 1887 in White Co, TN; living at Junior Poca, WV;
employed by Bill Severs at Junior Poca, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Mable
Williams (?), Junior Poca, WV; 5' 7" tall; 160 lbs; brown eyes; brown hair; ruddy complexion.
5. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #014372; WV Archives Web Site.
Leslie Cleveland Rice; age 69; born in Jan 1987 (sic); widowed; retired miner; living at Iaeger,
McDowell Co, WV; son of Ameda and Susie Farley Rice; died on 23 Sep 1956 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, McDowell Co, WV a stroke accompanied with diabetes; buried on 26 Sep 1956 in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Alex Harris; 10 Jan 2011.
Leslie Cleveland Rice; born 22 Jan 1887; died 23 Sep 1956; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
"Leslie, the son of Amedia Leondas Rice and Susannah Farley, married Lizzie Rose November 27, 1905
in White Co., Tennessee. They had 1 child Maybell Rice."


Essie Maude Lee

1. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; E.D. 30-21; taken on 10 May 1940;
Page 432A; Image 61 of 62; Household #517.
Listed as Essie Lee; age 29; born in WV; single;; 4th grade education; lived in same house on 1
Apr 1935; in household of father, John Lee, with child.
2. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Essie Manuel; born 13 May 1910; died 13 Apr 1998; last residence, Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV;
SS# 232-82-1232; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.


Varner Randolph

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 193B; Image
42 of 56; Family #332/337.
Listed as Varner Randolph; age 39; born in WV; married at 19; cuts coal in coal mine; head of
household.


Mollie Rice

1. 1900 Census, White Co, TN; District #12; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 247B; Family #181/184.
Listed as Mollie Rice; age 7; born in TN in Jul 1892; in household of father; Ameda Rice.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 193B; Image
42 of 56; Family #332/337.
Listed as Mollie Randolph; age 35; born in TN; married at 18; in household of husband, Varner
Randolph.


Eugene Randolph

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 193B; Image
42 of 56; Family #332/337.
Listed as Eugene Randolph; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Varner Randolph.


Audra Randolph

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 193B; Image
42 of 56; Family #332/337.
Listed as Audra Randolph; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Varner Randolph.


Scotia Ann Rice

1. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; E.D. 30-21; taken on 10 May 1940;
Page 432A; Image 61 of 62; Household #517.
Listed as Schotia Lee; age 2; born in WV; no education; in household of grandfather, John Lee,
with mother, Essie Lee.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Psted Obit.
"Scotia Ann Hurley, of Justice WV, formerly of Mohawk
WV, and Wytheville VA, has gone home to be with her
lord and savior singing with her angels on December
2, 2012 surrounded by her loved ones.
"Scotia, was born on November 9, 1937, in War Eagle
WV, She was retired from Welch Community Hospital
where she worked in the department of fiscal affairs.
She was also a member of the Pentecostal Faith and
enjoyed fellowship in her church she loved singing.
Scotia also enjoyed arts and crafts and crocheting.
"In addition to her husband James Floyd Hurley, she
was preceded in death by her parents Leslie
Cleveland Rice, and Essie Mae Manuel, her maternal
grandparents John and Nannie Lee, three sons Steve
Hurley, Timothy Darrin Hurley, and Roger Lee Hurley,
one daughter Eva Rena Hurley.
"Survivors include children, James Hurley of
Huntersville NC, Sherri Browning and husband Kermit
of Justice WV, with whom she made her home,
Drema Justus of Long Pole WV, Kelly Hurley of Bland
VA, Derek Hurley of Dublin VA, and Britni Hurley of
Wytheville VA, 21 grandchildren, 27 great
grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren also
survived.
"Funeral services will be conducted Thursday
December 6, 2012, at 1 o clock, with Brother Carl
Pauley officiating at the Fanning Funeral Home
Chapel in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in Fred Lester
Cemetery in Mohawk WV..."