McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Bessie Cleaver

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #80.
Listed as Bessie Clever; age 10; born in KY; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Alafair (_____) Cleaver.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Franklin Hills Memory Gardens, Canal Winchester, Franklin Co, OH;
submitted by John C. Hamler; 19 Sep 2011.
Bessie Cleaver Upperman; born 19 Aug 1929; died 13 Nov 1997; buried here.


Lonnie Cleaver

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #80.
Listed as Lonnie Clever; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Alafair (_____) Cleaver.


Ruby Cleaver

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #80.
Listed as Ruby Clever; age 9; born in VA; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Alafair (_____) Cleaver.


Betty Cleaver

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #80.
Listed as Betty Clever; age 2; born in WV; in household of mother, Alafair (_____) Cleaver.


John Benjamin Stump

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1900); Page 103; Line 14; WV Archives Web Site.
John Benj. Stump; age 19; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; living in Mercer Co, WV; son of
George W. and Martha A; married on 2 Feb 1900 in Mercer Co, WV; Texas Cooper; age 19;
born in Giles Co, VA; single; living in Mercer Co, WV; daughter of Joseph and S.M.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 224A; image 27 of 32;
Family #289/305.
Listed as John B. Stump; age 28; born in VA; married once for 10 yrs; laborer in saw mill; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 264B;
Image 10 of 30; Family #96/96.
Listed as John Stump; age 40; born in VA; married; laborer in sawmill for coal mine; head of
household.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV;Browns Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 214B; Image
44 of 75; Family #388/404.
Listed as John Stump; age 48; born in VA; married at 19; timber foreman in coal mine; head of
household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #82.
Listed as John B. Stump; age 60; born in VA; married; no education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; timber laborer; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'56 011599; WV Archives Web Site.
John Ben Stump; age 76; born 22 Sep 1879 in Floyd Co, VA; widowed; retired; living at
Mohegan, WV; son of George and _____: died 27 Aug 1956 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from cancer of stomach with perforation; buried 29 Aug 1956 in Iaeger Memorial; informant,
John Stump.


Nettie J. Lambert

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 99A;
Family #253/280.
Listed as Nettie J. Lambert; age 2; born in WV in May 1898; in household of father, Hiram K. Lambert.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1915); Page 232; WV Archives Web Site.
Parris Belcher; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Northfork, WV; son of Peter
and Lydda; married on 7 Nov 1915 at Northfork, WV; Nettie Lambert; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Kelly and Nannie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1919); Page 133; WV Archives Web Site.
Isaac Sizemore; age 37; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Pineville, WV; son of
John M. and Millie; married on 5 Apr 1919 at Kimball, WV; Nettie Belcher; age 25; born in McDowell
Co, WV; widow; living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Kell and ____ Lambert.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 202A; Family #119/119.
Listed as Nettie Sizemore, age 21, born in WV; married; in household of husband, Isaac Sizemore.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #82.
Listed as Nettie Stump; age 47; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, John B. Stump.


Connie Stump

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #82.
Listed as Connie Stump; age 19; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John B. Stump.


William Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as William Parrigan; age 21; born in VA; 4th grade education; lived in Dickenson Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; in household of brother, Welford Perrigan.


Welford Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Welford Parrigan; age 33; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Marie Mullett

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Marie Parrigan; age 32; born in KY; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Welford Perrigan.


Marie Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Marie Parrigan; age 11; born in VA; 2nd grade education; attending school;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Welford Perrigan.


Rickey Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Rickey Parrigan; age 7; born in VA; 1st grade education; attending school;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Welford Perrigan.


Johnnie Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Johnnie Parrigan; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Welford Perrigan.


Shirley Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Sherlley Parrigan; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Welford Perrigan.


Morris E. Perrigan

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #83.
Listed as Morris E. Parrigan; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Welford Perrigan.


Gloria Jean Perrigan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14812; WV Archives Web Site.
Gloria Jean Perigan; age 7 mons, 13 days; born 16 Feb 1945 at Mohegan, WV; daughter of
Winfred and Marie (Mullett) Parigan; died 28 Aug 1945 DOA, Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from
infectious diarrhea; buried 30 Aug 1945 at Moheghan, WV.


Charles Burton

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 198B; Image
10 of 33; Family #260/272.
Listed as Charley Burton; age 9; born in KY; in household of father, William Burton.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 10 Jan 1920; Page
216A; Image 7 of 17; Family #109/112.
Listed as Charley Burton; age 19; born in KY; in household of father, William F. Burton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 187; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Burton; age 23; born in Martin Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of
W.F. and Martha; married on 2 Sep 1923 at Twin Branch, WV; Florence Dole; age 17; born
in KY; single; daughter of Charley and Elizabeth.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 228A;
Image 70 of 75; Family #21/22.
Listed as Charley Burton; age 29; born in KY; married at 20; loader in coal mine; head of
household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Charlie Burton; age 40; born in KY; married; 6th grade education; lived in Hemphill, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; laborer for W.P.A.; head of household.


Florence Dole

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 187; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Burton; age 23; born in Martin Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of
W.F. and Martha; married on 2 Sep 1923 at Twin Branch, WV; Florence Dole; age 17; born
in KY; single; daughter of Charley and Elizabeth.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 228A;
Image 70 of 75; Family #21/22.
Listed as Florence Burton; age 21; born in KY; married at 12; in household of husband, Charles
Burton.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Florence Burton; age 30; born in KY; married; 7th grade education; lived in Hemphill, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles Burton.


Avenell Burton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 228A;
Image 70 of 75; Family #21/22.
Listed as Avenell Burton; age 4 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Charles
Burton.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Avenell Burton; age 15; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
Hemphill, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles Burton.


Charles B. Burton

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Charles B. Burton; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in
Hemphill, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles Burton.


Patricia Burton

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Patricia Burton; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in
Hemphill, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles Burton.


Hayes Saler

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 104; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Saler; age 23; born at Hampton Roads, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
2 July 1946 at Davy, WV; Francis Louise Burton; age 18; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living at
Twin Branch; with consent of Florence Burton, mother of Frances Louise Burton.


Frances Louise Burton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 228A;
Image 70 of 75; Family #21/22.
Listed as Frances L. Burton; age 2 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Charles
Burton.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #84.
Listed as Frances Burton; age 13; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
Hemphill, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles Burton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 104; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Saler; age 23; born at Hampton Roads, WV; single; living at Mohegan, WV; married on
2 July 1946 at Davy, WV; Francis Louise Burton; age 18; born at Hemphill, WV; single; living at
Twin Branch; with consent of Florence Burton, mother of Frances Louise Burton.


James Holland

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Mullens; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 215B;
Image 26 of 34; Family #277/298.
Listed as James Holland; age 40; born in VA; married at 19; roomer; odd job laborer; in household
of Willie Hairston.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #85.
Listed as James Holland; age 50; born in VA; married; negro; 4th grade education; lived in Mingo
Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV: WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2435; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Holand; age 52; born 17 Mar 1890 at Chatam, VA; colored; living at Capels, WV; employed
by N.R.P C. Co (New River Poca Coal Co), Capels, WV; person who will always know address, Bulah
Holand, Capels, WV; 5'11 1/2" tall; 172lbs; brown eyes; black hair; dark brown complexion.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1963); Page 296; WV Archives Web Site.
James Holland; age 73; born in Chatham, VA; single; colored; living at Eckman, WV; married on
4 Jul 1963 at Eckman, WV; Evelyn Farmer; age 29; born in Elkhorn, WV; single; colored; living at
Eckman, WV.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 012095; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
James Holland; age 79; married; negro; husband of Evelyn Farmer; coal miner; SS#236-10-9349;
living at Eckman; son of unknown parents; died 12 Aug 1969, DOA Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
from acute coronary thrombosis due to H.C.V.D.; buried 17 Aug 1969 in Oak Grove Cemetery,
Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV; informant, Evelyn Holland, Eckman, WV.


Beulah

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 6 Apr
1940; Page 748B; Image 11 of 35; Household #85.
Listed as Beulah Holland; age 25; born in KY; married; negro; 4 yrs HSeducation; lived in Mingo
Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James Holland.