McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Columbus Burks

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 144B, Family 549.
Listed as John C. Burks, age 10, in household of father, Floyd Burks.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 13 May 1910,
Page 208B, Family #221.
Listed as John C. Burke, age 21, born in WV, in household of step-father, Henry H. Brooks.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 385; WV Archives Web Site.
John Columbus Burks; age 26; born and living in McDowell Co, WV; son of Eli and Betty; married
on 9 Jul 1911 at the home of the madam; Eliza Francia Mitchem; age 17; born and living in
Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Turner and Linda.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as John R. Burks; age 55; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; night watchman for saw mill; head of household.
5. "McDowell Co, WV, Web Site",
www.geocities.com/mcdowellcounty/cemeteries/mitchem-ridgecem.html
Grave listed as #101, "John Columbus Burks died 24 Oct 1668, lived 78 yrs,
7 months and 15 days". Birth date calculated from age at death.


Eliza Frances Mitchem

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #286.
Listed as Eliza F. Mitchem, age 6, in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 224B, Family #195.
Listed as Eliza F. Mitchem, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 385; WV Archives Web Site.
John Columbus Burks; age 26; born and living in McDowell Co, WV; son of Eli and Betty; married
on 9 Jul 1911 at the home of the madam; Eliza Francia Mitchem; age 17; born and living in
Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Turner and Linda.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Frances Burks; age 47; born in WV; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, John C. Burks.


Dorothy Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Dorothy Burks; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John C. Burks.


Verna Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Vernie Burks; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John C. Burks.


Roxie Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Roxie Burks; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John C. Burks.


Daniel Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Daniel Burks; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, John C. Burks.


Katherine E. Dial

1. OH Marriage Index, 1970-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jimmie R. Rutherford; age 57; living in Clemont Co, OH; married on 8 Dec 1984 in Clemont Co, OH;
Katherine E. Ward; age 55; living in Clemont Co, OH.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Katherine E. Rutherford; born 31 jul 1929; living at 231 N. Ash Street, Bethel, OH 45106 in 1985.
3. E. C. Nurre Funeral Homes, Inc.; Bethel, OH; posted Obit.
"Katherine E. Rutherford
Birth: 7/31/1929
Death: 8/7/2011...
"...Katherine E. (nee Dial) Rutherford, loving wife of Jimmie R. Rutherford. Mother of Margie (Bill) Cotter, Sharon (Greg) Sizemore, Connie (Tom) Embley, Wanda (Mike) Cluff, Ron (Becky) Ward and
Alan Ward. Step Mother of Anita (Larry) Goins, Ken Rutherford, Ed (Becky)Rutherford and Tim
(Renae) Rutherford. Katherine, a resident of Bethel died August 7, 2011 at the age of 82 years..."


Alexander Dawson

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Alexander Dawson; age 33; born in VA; wagon maker; head of household.


Christina Minix

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Christinia Dawson; age 30; born in VA; in household of husband, Alexander Dawson.


William Dawson

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as William Dawson; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Alexander Dawson.


Sarah Dawson

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Sarah Dawson; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Alexander Dawson.


Thomas Dawson

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Thomas Dawson; age 70; born in VA; cooper; in household of son, Alexander Dawson.


Sarah Fortune

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Sarah Dawson; age 60; born in VA; in household of son, Alexander Dawson.


Margaret Dawson

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA; 68th District; taken on 16 Aug 1850; Page 566; Image 120 of 235;
Family #822/822.
Listed as Margaret Dawson; age 35; born in VA; in household of brother, Alexander Dawson.


William Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as William Oliver; age 35; born in NC; farmer; head of household.


Eliazbeth

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as Elizabeth Oliver; age 34; born in NC; housekeeper; in husehold of husband, William Oliver.


Mary J. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as Mary J. Oliver; age 14; born in NC; in household of father, William Oliver.


Fannie M. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as Fannie M. Oliver; age 12; born in NC; in household of father, William Oliver.


Amanda L. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as Amanda L. Oliver; age 7; born in TN; in household of father, William Oliver.


Jelson B. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as Jelson B. Oliver; age 5; born in TN; in household of father, William Oliver.


John S. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as John S. Oliver; age 3; born in TN; in household of father, William Oliver.


James G. Oliver

1. 1860 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District 9; taken on 27 Jul 1860; Page 57A; Image 3 of 11;
Family #706/15.
Listed as James G. Oliver; age 1 mon; born in TN; in household of father, William Oliver.


Abraham Oliver

1. 1880 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Jefferson Township; taken on 22 Jun 1880; Page 506B; Image 12 of
42; Family #307/311.
Listed as Abraham Oliver; age 8; born in NC; in household of father, William Oliver.


Charles G. Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 91; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles G. Smith; age 23; born in Lackawanna Co, PA; single; car inspector; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Herbert and Bertha; married on 25 Sep 1921 at Hemphill, WV; Allene V. Young; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Robert and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Image
44 of 60; Family #368/399.
Listed as Charles G. Smith; age 31; born in PA; married at 22; loader in coal mine; head of
household.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-20; taken on 3 May 1940;
Page 338B; Image 56 of 62; Household #577.
Listed as Charles G. Smith; age 44; born in PA; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in Welch,
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; "duckbill" operator in coal mine; head of household.


Allene V. Young

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 91; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles G. Smith; age 23; born in Lackawanna Co, PA; single; car inspector; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Herbert and Bertha; married on 25 Sep 1921 at Hemphill, WV; Allene V. Young; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Robert and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Image
44 of 60; Family #368/399.
Listed as Allene V. Smith; age 28; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband, Charles G.
Smith.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-20; taken on 3 May 1940;
Page 338B; Image 56 of 62; Household #577.
Listed as Aleen Smith; age 38; born in WV; married; 9th grade education; lived in Welch,
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles G. Smith.


Harold Eugene Smith

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Image
44 of 60; Family #368/399.
Listed as Harold E. Smith; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-20; taken on 3 May 1940;
Page 338B; Image 56 of 62; Household #577.
Listed as Harold Smith; age 18; born in WV; 3yrs HS education; attending school; lived
in Welch, McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site,
"Name: Harold Eugene Smith
Race: White
Age: 19
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Hemphill, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 5 Sep 1922
Residence Place: Bartley, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 30 Jun 1942
Occupation: Pond Creek Pocahontas Company
Weight: 159
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 6 1
Next of Kin: C G Smith
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Harold Eugene Smith Self (Head)"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Harold Eugene Smith
[Harold E Smith]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Sep 1921
Birth Place: Hemphill, West Virginia
Death Date: 6 Nov 1989
Father: Charles G Smith
Mother: Allene V Young
SSN: 232248880
Notes: Aug 1939: Name listed as HAROLD EUGENE SMITH;
16 Nov 1989: Name listed as HAROLD E SMITH"


Hubert N. Smith

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Image
44 of 60; Family #368/399.
Listed as Hubert N. Smith; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-20; taken on 3 May 1940;
Page 338B; Image 56 of 62; Household #577.
Listed as Hubert Smith; age 16; born in WV; 8th garde education; attending school; lived
in Welch, McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.


James Reece Smith

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 36A; Image
44 of 60; Family #368/399.
Listed as James R. Smith; age 4 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-20; taken on 3 May 1940;
Page 338B; Image 56 of 62; Household #577.
Listed as James Reece Smith; age 14; born in WV; 8th garde education; attending school; lived
in Welch, McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles G. Smith.


Carl Bishop

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl Bishop; born in 15 Feb 1953; living in RR 4, POB 513, Mocksville, NC 27208 in 1995.


Ellen F.

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ellen F. Bishop; born in 29 Dec 1953; living in RR 4, POB 513, Mocksville, NC 27208 in 1993.


Charles Esco Bishop

1. 1910 Census, Lee Co, VA; Rose Hill District; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 152A; Family #104/104.
Listed as Esco Bishop; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Monroe Bishop.
2. 1920 Census, Wise Co, WV; Richmond District; Big Stone Gap; taken on 5 Jan 1920; Page
136B; Image 8 of 64; Family #13/13.
Listed as Esco Bishop; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, Monroe Bishop.
3. Tennesse Marriages, 1780-2002; LDS Web Site.
Esco Bishop; married on 19 Oct 1925 in Claiborne Co, TN; Lillie Fugate.
4. 1930 Census, Wise Co, VA; Richmond District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 136B; Image 4 of 100;
Family #29/30.
Listed as Esco C. Bishop; age 24; born in VA; married at 19; hostler for locomotive e(ngineer?);
head of household.
5. 1940 Census, Wise Co, VA; Richmond District; Andover; E.D. 91-26; Page 491B; Image 18 of 42;
Household #133.
Listed as Charles E. Bishop; age 34; born in VA; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; fireman for railroad; head of household.


Lillie M. Fugate

1. Tennesse Marriages, 1780-2002; LDS Web Site.
Esco Bishop; married on 19 Oct 1925 in Claiborne Co, TN; Lillie Fugate.
2. 1930 Census, Wise Co, VA; Richmond District; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 136B; Image 4 of 100;
Family #29/30.
Listed as Lillie Bishop; age 22; born in VA; married at 17; in household of husband, Esco C. Bishop.
3. 1940 Census, Wise Co, VA; Richmond District; Andover; E.D. 91-26; Page 491B; Image 18 of 42;
Household #133.
Listed as Lillie Bishop; age 33; born in VA; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles E. Bishop.