McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Edward Elsworth Upperman

1. Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007; LDS Website.
"Name Edward E Upperman
Sex Male
Age 77
Residence Place Whitehall, Franklin, Ohio, United States
Death Date 6 Aug 1977
Death Place Whitehall, Franklin, Ohio, United States
Birth Date 1900
Birth Year (Estimated) 1900
Marital Status Married
Race White
Autopsy Performed Unknown
Certifier's Role Physician
Event Type Death
Census Tract 9230
Certificate Number 057539
Source Description Ohio Department of Health
Volume Number 22966
Affiliate Line Number 57538"


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 Roma Naomi 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. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: John Benjamin Stump
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 59
Birth Date: abt 1880
Marriage Registration Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 5 Sep 1939
Marriage Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Father: George Stump
Mother: Martha Ann Cooper
Spouse: Nettie Jackson Sizemore
Certificate Number: 1939031939"
6. 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.
7. 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 Jackson

1. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Nettie Jackson Sizemore
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 47
Birth Date: abt 1892
Marriage Registration Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 5 Sep 1939
Marriage Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Father: Kize Jackson
Mother: Elminia Meade
Spouse: John Benjamin Stump
Certificate Number: 1939031939"
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 #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.


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. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Welford Parrigan
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 23
Birth Date: 1907
Birth Place: Virginia
Marriage Date: 10 Sep 1930
Marriage Place: Fairfax, Virginia
Father:
George
Mother:
Eddie
Spouse:
Marie E.J. Roper
FHL Film Number: 31329
Reference ID: 129-116"
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 #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. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Marie E.J. Roper [Marie E.J. Mullett]
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1908
Birth Place: Kentucky
Marriage Date: 10 Sep 1930
Marriage Place: Fairfax, Virginia
Father:
Jerre Mullett
Mother:
Jeanette Mullett
Spouse:
Welford Parrigan
FHL Film Number: 31329
Reference ID: 129-116"
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 #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 M. 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.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'72 009210; WV Archives Website.
Charley M. Burton; age 71; born 16 Aug 1900 in KY; divorced; coal miner; living at Big Sandy, WV;
son of W.F. and Martha (Osborne) Burton; died 22 May 1972 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to
pancreatic cancer; buried 25 May 1972 in Pendry Cemetery, Keyrock, WV; informant Avonell Settle,
Pineville, WV.


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.


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.