McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Andrew Edwards

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Edwards; age 5; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; Black; railroader; living at Kimball, WV; son of John and
Fannie; married on 1 Aug 1917 at Welch, Emma Flippen; age 25; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; Black; daughter
of William and Hardy.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156B; Image 5 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Andrew Edwards; age 25; born in VA; married; Black; coal mine laborer; in household of mother-in-law,
Hardy (Clark) Flippen.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 0f 68;
Family #107/119.
Listed as Andrew Edwards; age 36; born in VA; married at 24; Negro; driver in coal mine; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10885; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Edwards; age 51; born at Union Hall, VA; married; husband of Emma Edwards; Colored; living at Kimball, WV;
son of unknown father and Fannie Edwards; died 6 Aug 1938 at Kimball, WV; from chronic myocardiitis; buried 9 Aug
1938 at Union Hall, VA; informant, Emma Edwards, Kimball, WV.


Emma H. Flippen

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image 23 of 33;
Family #203/208.
Listed as Emma Flippen; age 12; born in VA in Feb 1888; Black; in household of father, William Flippen.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Emma H. Flippen; age 19; born in VA; married for 4 yrs; 2 children, both living; mulatto;
in household of mother, Hardy Clark Flippen.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Edwards; age 5; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; Black; railroader; living at Kimball, WV; son of John and
Fannie; married on 1 Aug 1917 at Welch, Emma Flippen; age 25; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; Black; daughter
of William and Hardy.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 4 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Emer E. Edwards; age 26; born in VA; married; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy (Clark) Flippen.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 0f 68;
Family #107/119.
Listed as Emma Edwards; age 38; born in VA; married at 13; Negro; in household of husband, Andrew Edwards.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page 901B;
Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Emma Edwards; age 52; born in VA; widow; Negro; 6th grade education; lived at Kimball, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of son, Charles Edwards.
7. Mason Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1957); Page 1; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Emma Edwards; 72; born in VA in 1885; housewife; widow; Negro; living at Vivian, WV; died 8 Jun 1957; from
hypertensive arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried 12 Jun 1957 in Oak Grove Cemetery,


Fannie A. Edwards

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 0f 68;
Family #107/119.
Listed as Fannie A. Edwards; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Edwards.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page 901B;
Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Fanny Edwards; age 19; born in VA; single; Negro; 2 yrs HS education; lived at Kimball, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of brother, Charles Edwards.


Robert Edmonds

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Edmonds; age 29; born in Rockingham Co, NC; single; Colored; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of John and
Sallie; married on 8 Feb 1919 at Welch, WV; Martha Flippen; age 21; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; Colored;
daughter of William and Hardie.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156B; Image 5 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Robert Edmunson; age 39; born in NC; married; Black; coal mine laborer; in household of mother-in-law,
Hardy (Clark) Flippen.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126A; Image 11 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Robert Edmonds; age 47; born in NC; married at 36; Negro; coal loader in mine; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-321; 26 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Edmonds; age 56; born in Rockingham Co, NC; living at Tidewater, WV; employed by Pocahontas Fuel Co,
Bottom Creek, WV; person who will always know address, Bank Slade, Kimball, WV; Negro; 5' 6" tall; 199 lbs; Black
eyes; Black Hair; Black complexion; bad scar on nose.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 017726; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Robert Edmonds; age 89 yrs, 6 mons, 28 days; born 5 May 1875 in NC; married; Colored; retired miner; living at
Eckman, WV; SS #236-06-1731; son of John and Sallie Edmonds; died 3 Dec 1964 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from a pulmonary embolism; due to advanced atherosclerosis with metastatic carcinoma of prostate; buried 7 Dec
1964 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bluewell, WV; informant, Mary Edmonds, Eckman, WV


Martha J. Flippen

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image 23 of 33;
Family #203/208.
Listed as Martha J. Flippen; age 1; born in VA in Oct 1898; Black; in household of father, William Flippen.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #172/172.
Listed as Martha Flippen; age 9; born in VA; single; mulatto; in household of grandfather, Abraham Clark.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Edmonds; age 29; born in Rockingham Co, NC; single; Colored; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of John and
Sallie; married on 8 Feb 1919 at Welch, WV; Martha Flippen; age 21; born in Montgomery Co, VA; single; Colored;
daughter of William and Hardie.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 4 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Martha Edmunson; age 18; born in VA; married; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy
(Clark) Flippen.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Martha Edmonds; age 32; born in VA; married at 16; Negro; in household of husband, Robert Edmonds.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9285; WV Archives Web Site.
Martha Edmonds; age abt 33; born in Henry Co, VA; married; Colored; wife of Robert Edmonds; Colored; daughter
of Abe Clark and _____(sic, Abe Clark was her grandfather, not father); died 14 Jul 1931 at Kimball, WV; from
pulminary TB; buried 17 Jul 1931 at Kimball, WV; informant, Robert Edmonds, Kimball, WV.


Helen C. Edmonds

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Helen C. Edmonds; age 16; born in VA; Negro; in household of father?, Robert Edmonds.


Willie May Edmonds

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156B; Image 5 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Willie May Edmonson (sic, Edmonds); age 2 yrs, 0 mons; born in VA; mulatto; in household of grandmother,
Hardy (Clark) Flippin, with parents.
(Willie May is incorrectly listed as a male)
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11585; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie May Edmonds; age 10; born at Vivian, WV; child; Black; daughter of Robert and Martha (Flippin) Edmonds;
died 21 Sep 1927 at Vivian, WV; from pulmonary TB; buried 23 Sep 1927 at Kimball, WV; informant, Robert
Edwards (corrrect, not Edmonds), Kimball, WV.


Robert C. Edmonds

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Robert C. Edmonds; age 10; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Robert Edmonds.


Ruth Edmonds

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Ruth Edmonds; age 5; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Robert Edmonds.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15063; WV Archives Web Site.
Ruth Edmonds; age 11; born in 1923 at Kimball, WV; school girl; Colored; daughter of Robert and Martha (Flippen)
Edmonds; died 16 Nov 1934 at Vivian, WV; from pulmonary TB; buried 18 Nov 1934 at Kimball, WV; informant, Ed
Johnson, Vivian, WV.


Ellis M. Edmonds

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 126B; Image 12 of 68;
Family #106/117.
Listed as Ellis M. Edmonds; age 3; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Robert Edmonds.


Grant Merchant

1. VA Marriages 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Grant Merchant; age 26; son of Albert and Adelina; married on 25 Jan 1902 in Montgomery Co,
VA; Agnes Flippin; age 16; daughter of William and Hardy.


Agnes D. Flippen

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
Agnes Flippen; born in Dec 1886 to William and Hardy Flippen.
2. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image
23 of 33; Family #203/208.
Listed as Agnes Flippen; age 14; born in VA in Oct 1885; Black; in household of father, William
Flippen.
3. VA Marriages 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Grant Merchant; age 26; son of Albert and Adelina; married on 25 Jan 1902 in Montgomery Co,
VA; Agnes Flippin; age 16; daughter of William and Hardy.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1906); Page 324; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Durphy; age 26; born in Appomattox Co, VA; single; Black; laborer; living at Kimball, WV;
son of Joe and Lou; married on 25 Dec 1906 at Welch, WV; Aggie Flippin; age 22; born in
Tazewell Co, VA (sic, Patrick Co, VA); widow; Black; daughter of John and Laura (sic, William and
Hardy).
5. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23
of 79; Family #173/173.
Listed as Agnes D. Flippen; age 22; born in VA; married twice, last time for 3 yrs; 1 child, 1
living; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy Clark Flippen.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page
156A; Image 4 of 24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Agnes D. Flippin; age 29; born in VA; married; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy
(Clark) Flippen.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 287; WV Archives Web Site.
Ed Johnson; age 32; born in VA; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Daniel and Lizzie;
married on 21 Sep 1928 at Welch, WV; Agnes Durphy; age 35; born in VA; single; (sic, widow);
Black; daughter of William and Hardy.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 135B; Image
30 of 68; Family #270/327.
Listed as Agnes Johnson; age 40; born in VA; married at 12; Negro; in household of husband,
Edward Johnson.
9. 1940 Census, Browns Creek District; Bottom Creek (crossed out), Vivian; E.D.24-45; taken on 15
Apr 1940; Page 880A; Image 29 of 34; Household #258.
Listed as Agnes Johnson; age 56; born in VA; widow; Negro; 4th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of brother-in-law, Wesley Slade.
10. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15658; WV Archives Web Site.
Agnes Johnson; age 79 yrs, 29 days; born 5 Sep 1884 (sic, Dec 1886 per birth record); widow,
Negro; living at Bottom Creek, WV; daughter of unknown parents; died 4 Oct 1955 at Bottom
Creek, WV; from pneumonia; buried 12 Oct 1955 in Norwood Cemetery; informant, Maria
Edmonds.


Archie Hoosier

1. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Archie Hooiser; age 5; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin, with mother, Emma.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 4 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Archer Hooser; age 14; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin; with mother,
Emma.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 138; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 21; born in Mongtomery Co, VA; single; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Charlie and
Emma; married on 8 Jul 1926 at Tidewater, WV; Sadie Hairston; age 23; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; Black;
daughter of Duff and Mary.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 39; born in VA; divorced; Black; miner; living at Vivian, WV; married on 1 Jun 1944 at Kimball, WV;
Elizabeth Banks; age 23; born in VA; single; Black; living at Vivian, WV.


Sadie Hariston

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 138; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 21; born in Mongtomery Co, VA; single; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Charlie and
Emma; married on 8 Jul 1926 at Tidewater, WV; Sadie Hairston; age 23; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; Black;
daughter of Duff and Mary.


Lucinda Flippen

1. 1880 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 14/15 Jun 1880; Page 23B; Image 30 of 59;
Family #300/310.
Listed as Lucinda Flippen; age 35; born in VA; widow; Black; head of household.
2. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940; LDS Web Site.
Andrew R. Flippen; age 29; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; son of Lucinda Flippen; married on 16 May
1904 in Carroll Co, VA; Rosa Trvis; age 24; born in Carroll Co, VA; daughter of Henry and Mary.


Green Flippen

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
Green Flippin; born 15 Apr 1875 in Patrick Co, VA; Black; parents, Drunery (sp?) and Lucinda Flippin.
2. 1880 Census, Patrick Co, VA; Dan River District; taken on 14/15 Jun 1880; Page 23B; Image 30 of 59;
Family #300/310.
Listed as Green Flippen; age 4, born in VA; in household of mother, Lucinda Flippen.


Willie V. Robertson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 371; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie V. Robertson; age 30; born in Franklin Co, VA; widowed; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Bruce
and Caroline; married on 18 Jun 1918 at Welch, WV; Flora Flippen; age 22; single; Black; born in Montgomery co,
VA; single; daughter of William and Hardie.


Flora B. Flippen

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image 23 of 33;
Family #203/208.
Listed as Flora B. Flippen; age 3; born in VA in Sep 1896; Black; in household of father, William Flippen.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Flora B. Flippen; age 14; born in VA; single; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy Clark Flippen.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 371; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie V. Robertson; age 30; born in Franklin Co, VA; widowed; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Bruce
and Caroline; married on 18 Jun 1918 at Welch, WV; Flora Flippen; age 22; single; Black; born in Montgomery co,
VA; single; daughter of William and Hardie.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 135B; Image 30 of 68;
Family #265/322.
Listed as Flora Slade; age 32; born in VA; married at 30; Negro; in household of husband, Wesley Slade..
5. 1940 Census, Browns Creek District; Bottom Creek (crossed out), Vivian; E.D.24-45; taken on 15 Apr 1940; Page
880A; Image 29 of 34; Household #258.
Listed as Flora Slade; age 42; born in VA; married; Negro; 4th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Wesley Slade.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12186; WV Archives Web Site.
Flora Slade; age 59 yrs, 1 mon, 7 days; born 5 Sep 1895 in VA; married; Colored; living at Bottom Creek, WV;
daughter of Thomas (sic, William) Flippin and unlisted mother; died 12 Oct 1954 in the Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from a massive cerebral hemorrhage due to hypertensive vascular disease; buried 17 Oct 1954 in Oak Grove
Cemetery (Mercer Co, WV); informant, Wesley Slade,


Charles Lee aka Hoosier Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of
79; Family #173/173.
Listed as Chauncy Hooiser; age 2; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin,
with mother, Emma.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page
156A; Image 4 of 24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Chanis Edwards; age 12; born in VA; mulatto; in household of grandmother, Hardy (Clark)
Flippen, with mother and step-father.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page
901B; Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Charles Edwards; age 33; born in VA; married; Negro; 4th grade education; lived at
Keystone, WV on 1 Apr 1935; tippleman in coal mine; head of household.
4. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Charles Lee Edward
Race: Black
Age: 34
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 16 Jul 1906
Birth Place: Christianburg, Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Elkhorn, McDowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Elkhorn, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Koppen Coal Co
Height: 5 7
Weight: 159
Complexion: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Next of Kin: Emma Edward
Household Members Age Relationship
Charles Lee Edward 34 Self (Head)
Emma Edward Mother"
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Lee Edwards; age 54; born in Christiansburg, VA; Colored; widowed; living at Kyle, WV;
married on 24 Jun 1961 at Welch, WV; Mary Lee Crockett; age 48; born at Keystone, WV; widow;
Colored; living at Kyle, WV.


Mary

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page 901B;
Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Mary Edwards; age 27; born in WV; married; Negro; 1 yr HS education; lived at Keystone, WV on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of husband, Charles Edwards.


Archie Hoosier

1. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Archie Hooiser; age 5; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin, with mother, Emma.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 4 of
24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Archer Hooser; age 14; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin; with mother,
Emma.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 138; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 21; born in Mongtomery Co, VA; single; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Charlie and
Emma; married on 8 Jul 1926 at Tidewater, WV; Sadie Hairston; age 23; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; Black;
daughter of Duff and Mary.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 39; born in VA; divorced; Black; miner; living at Vivian, WV; married on 1 Jun 1944 at Kimball, WV;
Elizabeth Banks; age 23; born in VA; single; Black; living at Vivian, WV.


Elizabeth Banks

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Archie Hoosier; age 39; born in VA; divorced; Black; miner; living at Vivian, WV; married on 1 Jun 1944 at Kimball, WV;
Elizabeth Banks; age 23; born in VA; single; Black; living at Vivian, WV.


Charles Lee aka Hoosier Edwards

1. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of
79; Family #173/173.
Listed as Chauncy Hooiser; age 2; born in VA; in household of grandmother, Hardy Clark Flippin,
with mother, Emma.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Tidewater; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page
156A; Image 4 of 24; Family #239/288.
Listed as Chanis Edwards; age 12; born in VA; mulatto; in household of grandmother, Hardy (Clark)
Flippen, with mother and step-father.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; E.D. 24-46; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page
901B; Image 38 of 40; Household #337.
Listed as Charles Edwards; age 33; born in VA; married; Negro; 4th grade education; lived at
Keystone, WV on 1 Apr 1935; tippleman in coal mine; head of household.
4. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Charles Lee Edward
Race: Black
Age: 34
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 16 Jul 1906
Birth Place: Christianburg, Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Elkhorn, McDowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Elkhorn, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Koppen Coal Co
Height: 5 7
Weight: 159
Complexion: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Next of Kin: Emma Edward
Household Members Age Relationship
Charles Lee Edward 34 Self (Head)
Emma Edward Mother"
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Lee Edwards; age 54; born in Christiansburg, VA; Colored; widowed; living at Kyle, WV;
married on 24 Jun 1961 at Welch, WV; Mary Lee Crockett; age 48; born at Keystone, WV; widow;
Colored; living at Kyle, WV.


Mary Lee Crockett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Lee Edwards; age 54; born in Christiansburg, VA; Colored; widowed; living at Kyle, WV;
married on 24 Jun 1961 at Welch, WV; Mary Lee Crockett; age 48; born at Keystone, WV; widow;
Colored; living at Kyle, WV.


Wesley Slade

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 135B; Image 30 of 68;
Family #265/322.
Listed as Wesley Slade; age 28; born in NC; married at 26; Negro; trackman in coal mine; head of household.
2. 1940 Census, Browns Creek District; Bottom Creek (crossed out), Vivian; E.D.24-45; taken on 15 Apr 1940; Page
880A; Image 29 of 34; Household #258.
Listed as Wesley Slade; age 32; born in NC; married; Negro; 7th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; trackman in mine; head of household.


Flora B. Flippen

1. 1900 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township, taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 64A; Image 23 of 33;
Family #203/208.
Listed as Flora B. Flippen; age 3; born in VA in Sep 1896; Black; in household of father, William Flippen.
2. 1910 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn District; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 78B; Image 23 of 79;
Family #173/173.
Listed as Flora B. Flippen; age 14; born in VA; single; mulatto; in household of mother, Hardy Clark Flippen.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 371; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie V. Robertson; age 30; born in Franklin Co, VA; widowed; Black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Bruce
and Caroline; married on 18 Jun 1918 at Welch, WV; Flora Flippen; age 22; single; Black; born in Montgomery co,
VA; single; daughter of William and Hardie.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 135B; Image 30 of 68;
Family #265/322.
Listed as Flora Slade; age 32; born in VA; married at 30; Negro; in household of husband, Wesley Slade..
5. 1940 Census, Browns Creek District; Bottom Creek (crossed out), Vivian; E.D.24-45; taken on 15 Apr 1940; Page
880A; Image 29 of 34; Household #258.
Listed as Flora Slade; age 42; born in VA; married; Negro; 4th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Wesley Slade.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12186; WV Archives Web Site.
Flora Slade; age 59 yrs, 1 mon, 7 days; born 5 Sep 1895 in VA; married; Colored; living at Bottom Creek, WV;
daughter of Thomas (sic, William) Flippin and unlisted mother; died 12 Oct 1954 in the Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from a massive cerebral hemorrhage due to hypertensive vascular disease; buried 17 Oct 1954 in Oak Grove
Cemetery (Mercer Co, WV); informant, Wesley Slade,