McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Andrew J. Hall

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct #2; taken on 28 Apr 1920; Page13B; Image
4 of 20; Family #35/36.
Listed as Andy J. Hall; age 40; born in KY; married once for 13 yrs; farmer; head of household.
2. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
A.J. Hall; age 44; married on 16 Oct 1913 in Martin Co, KY; Bettie Russell; age 21.
3. 1920 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch District; Precinct #2; taken on 29 Jan 1920; Page 180A;
Image 12 of 16; Family #98/98.
Listed as A.C. Hall; age 51; born in KY; married; farmer; head of household.
4. 1930 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch District #2; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 195A;
Image 15 of 21; Family #104/114.
Listed as Andy Hall; age 63; born in KY; Married at 47; farmer; head of household.


Florence Smith

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct #2; taken on 28 Apr 1920; Page13B; Image
4 of 20; Family #35/36.
Listed as Florence Hall; age 32; born in KY; married once for 13 yrs; in household of husband,
Andrew J. Hall.


John Hall

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct #2; taken on 28 Apr 1920; Page13B; Image
4 of 20; Family #35/36.
Listed as John Hall; age 11; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Hall.


Joseph "Joe" Hall

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct #2; taken on 28 Apr 1920; Page14A; Image
5 of 20; Family #35/36.
Listed as Joseph Hall; age 9; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Hall.
2. 1920 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch District; Precinct #2; taken on 29 Jan 1920; Page 180A;
Image 12 of 16; Family #98/98.
Listed as Joe Hall; age 18; born in KY;single; coal miner; in household of father, A.C. Hall.


Rennie Hall

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct #2; taken on 28 Apr 1920; Page14A; Image
5 of 20; Family #35/36.
Listed as Rennie Hall; age 1 yr, 11 mons; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Hall.
2. 1920 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch District; Precinct #2; taken on 29 Jan 1920; Page 180A;
Image 12 of 16; Family #98/98.
Listed as Rennie Hall; age 10; born in KY; in household of father, A.C. Hall.


Dorothy Hall

1. 1920 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch District; Precinct #2; taken on 29 Jan 1920; Page 180A;
Image 12 of 16; Family #98/98.
Listed as Dortha Hall; age 8; born in KY; in household of father, A.C. Hall.


Florence Hall

1. KY Death Records, 1911-1955; LDS Web Site.
Florence Hall, Jr; died in 1913 in Martin Co, KY; parents, A.J. and Florence (Smith) Hall.


Andrew Belcher Sr

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
Andrew Belcher; age 22; born in Wayne Co, WV; single; married on 8 Nov 1901 in Lawrence Co,
KY; Cuzzie Harvey; age 19; born in Wayne Co, WV; single.
2. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 258B; Image 6 of 37;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Andrew Belcher; age 31; born in WV; married once for 8 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 155A;
Image 11 of 19; Family #87/87.
Listed as Andy Belcher; age 40; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.


Cuzzie Harvey

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
Andrew Belcher; age 22; born in Wayne Co, WV; single; married on 8 Nov 1901 in Lawrence Co,
KY; Cuzzie Harvey; age 19; born in Wayne Co, WV; single.
2. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 258B; Image 6 of 37;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Cuzzie Belcher; age 27; born in WV; married once for 8 yrs; 4 children; 3 living; in
household of husband, Andrew Belcher.
3. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 155A;
Image 11 of 19; Family #87/87.
Listed as Cuzzie Belcher; age 36; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Andrew Belcher.


Floyd Belcher

1. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 258B; Image 6 of 37;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Floyed Belcher; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Belcher.
2. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 155A;
Image 11 of 19; Family #87/87.
Listed as Floyd Belcher; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Belcher.


William Loce Belcher

1. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 258B; Image 6 of 37;
Family #52/52.
Listed as William L. Belcher; age 1; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew Belcher.
2. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 155A;
Image 11 of 19; Family #87/87.
Listed as Loce Belcher; age 10; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew Belcher.


Brooke Belcher

1. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken on 12/13 Jan 1920; Page 155B;
Image 12 of 19; Family #87/87.
Listed as Brook Belcher; age 1 yr, 8 mons; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew Belcher.


Anderson Belcher

1. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 259A; Image 7 of 37;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Anderson Belcher; age 21; born in KY; single; in household of brother, Andrew Belcher.


Haskell Stevens

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 404; WV Archives Web Site.
Haskel Stevins (sic, Stevens); age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV (sic, KY); single; miner; living
at Hensley, WV; son of John and Victory Stevens; married on 25 May 1936 at Welch, WV;
Ethel Church; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hensley, WV; daughter of
Preston and Mazzy Church.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #199.
Listed as Haskenn Stevens; age 27; born in KY; married; 7th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Haskell Stevens; born 26 Jun 1912; died 9 Aug 2001; last residence, Hot Springs National Park,
Garland Co, AR; SS#233-16-6779; card issued in WV before 1951.


Ethel Virginia Church

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 404; WV Archives Web Site.
Haskel Stevins (sic, Stevens); age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV (sic, KY); single; miner; living
at Hensley, WV; son of John and Victory Stevens; married on 25 May 1936 at Welch, WV;
Ethel Church; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hensley, WV; daughter of
Preston and Mazzy Church.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #199.
Listed as Ethel Stevens; age 21; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Haskell Stevens.
3. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ethel Stevens; born 3 Sep 1919; died in Oct 1987; last residence, Cave Creek, Maricopa Co,
AZ; SS#292-26-1940; card issued in OH before 1951.


Thomas "Tommy" Stevens

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #199.
Listed as Tommy Stevens; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Haskell Stevens.


James "Jimmy" Stevens

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #199.
Listed as Jimmy Stevens; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Haskell Stevens.


Preston Robert Church

1. 1900 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV, page 9A, Family 149.
Listed as Preston Church, age 6, born in Aug 1893, in WV, in household of father, Albert Church.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 347; WV Archives Web Site.
Preston Church; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living in WV; son of Albert
and Louisa; married on 13 Dec 1913 at residence of minister, W.V. Burks; Mazy Church; age
17; born in Pocahantas Co, WV; single; daughter of William D. and Barbary.


Mazie Lucy Lester

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1910; Page 132B; Image 20
of 77; Family #172/174.
Listed as Mazy Lester; age 12; born in WV; in household of step-father, Houston Richards.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 347; WV Archives Web Site.
Preston Church; age 22; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; laborer; living in WV; son of Albert
and Louisa; married on 13 Dec 1913 at residence of minister, W.V. Burks; Mazy Church; age
17; born in Pocahantas Co, WV; single; daughter of William D. and Barbary.


Bessie Church

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley; taken on 12 Apr 1930; page 58A; Image
45 of 57; Family #390/408.
Listed as Bessie Church; age 15; born in WV; in household of step-grandfather, Houston R, Richards.


Phinus Swiney

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #200.
Listed as Phinus Swinay; age 26; born in KY; married; 6th grade education; lived in Ash Camp,
KY on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.


Zelma Elkins

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #200.
Listed as Zelma Swinay; age 23; born in KY; married; 8th grade education; lived in Ash Camp,
KY on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Phinus Swiney.


Cosbie Swiney

1. Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Casbie Swiney; born and died 20 May 1933 in Pike Co, KY; parents; Phines and Zelma (Elkins)
Swiney; both born in Lee Co, KY.


Ruth Swiney

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #200.
Listed as Ruth Swinay; age 6; born in KY; no education; attending school; lived in Ash Camp,
KY on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Phinus Swiney.


Rudell Swiney

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #200.
Listed as Rudell Swinay; age 3; born in KY; in household of father, Phinus Swiney.


Linda L. Swiney

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #200.
Listed as Linda L. Swinay; age 1; born in KY; in household of father, Phinus Swiney.


Effie England

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District, taken on 30 Apr 1910; Page 255B,
Family #97/100.
Listed as Effie England; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, James W. England.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 19 Jan 1920;
Page 259A; Family #600.
Listed as Effie Lester; age 10; born in WV; in household of step-father, England R. Lester.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 182B;
Family #140.
Listed as Effie Lester; age 20; born in WV; in household of step-father, England R. Lester.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #201.
Listed as Effie Lester (sic, England); age 30; born in WV; 7th grade education;single; lived in Twin
Branch, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of step-father, England R. Lester.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 346; WV Arcjives Web Site.
Estill Kegley; age 43; born in Stark, KY; single; living at Baileysville, WV; son of Bill and Susan
(Kelley) Kegley; married on 12 Apr 1944 at Pineville, WV; Effie England; age 33; born at Hanover,
WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; daughter of Jim and Stella M. (Lester) England.
6. E-mail; 13 Jan 2013; blesternc@gmail.com.
"...Effie England Lester
b. 23 Mar 1910 (d/o James Walter England b. 1877 KY s/o Ruel and Pricy Clay England married Margaret 1909, 1910 Huff Creek District Census Pg. 255B, Family #97-100 listed Effie England), listed as Effie Lester, Browns Creek District, Twin Branch, McDowell County 1920 Census living in household of step father, 1930 Wyoming County, Huff Creek District, listed as Effie Lester
Husband: Estil Kegley
Children: i Helen Frances (Janalea) b. 23 May 1923, d. 27 Oct 1987
  ii Lillian Kegley b. 22 Jan 1930 d. 7 Feb 2008
  iii Katherine (Kathern) Louise Lester
  iv Van Ray Lester b. 14 Mar 1937
  v Fred (Teddy) Kegley b. 8 Nov 1938
  vi Susan Kegley b. 31 Mar 1945
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Effie Kegley; born 23 Mar 1910; died 8 Jan 2000; last residence, New Richmond, Wyoming Co,
WV; SS#233-70-8020; card issued in WV in 1961.


Catherine Lester

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #201.
Listed as Catherine Lester; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
Twin Branch, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of step-grandfather, England R. Lester.


Jennie L. Lester

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #201.
Listed as Jennie L. Lester; age 12; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
Twin Branch, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of step-grandfather, England R. Lester.


Lillian Lester

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #201.
Listed as Lillian Lester; age 10; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
Twin Branch, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of step-grandfather, England R. Lester.


George Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as George Griffie; age 27; born in KY; married; 1st grade education; lived in Marytown,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; motorman in coal mine; head of household.


Beatrice

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Beatrice Griffie; age 30; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in Marytown,
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, George Griffy.


Jeanetta Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Jeanette Griffie; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
Marytown, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George Griffy.


Robert "Bobby" Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Bobby Griffie; age 12; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in
Marytown, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George Griffy.


Betty Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Betty Griffie; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
Marytown, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George Griffy.


Fonnie Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 24
Apr 1940; Page 756B; Image 27 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Fonnie Griffie; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, George Griffy.


Bonnie Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Bonnie Griffie; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, George Griffy.


Billy Ray Griffy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #202.
Listed as Billy Ray Griffie; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, George Griffy.


Eugene Taylor

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #204.
Listed as Eugene Taylor; age 26; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in Wise Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; breakman in coal mine; head of household.


Alvonia

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #204.
Listed as Alvonia Taylor; age 22; born in VA; married; 7th grade education; lived in Wise Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Eugene Taylor.


Clarence Taylor

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #204.
Listed as ClarenceTaylor; age 2; born in VA; in household of father, Eugene Taylor.


Imogene Taylor

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #204.
Listed as Imogene Taylor; age 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Eugene Taylor.


Ralph Barton Hart

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 238; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Hart; age 23; born in Washington, Co, VA; single; brakeman; living at Maybuery, WV;
son of J.D. and W.M. married on 17 Jan 1926 at Crumpler, WV; Nellie Holloway; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of John H. and Bessie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Ralph Hart; age 37; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in Glade Springs,
Washington Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; service electrician; head of household.


Nellie Bird Holloway

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 238; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph Hart; age 23; born in Washington, Co, VA; single; brakeman; living at Maybuery, WV;
son of J.D. and W.M. married on 17 Jan 1926 at Crumpler, WV; Nellie Holloway; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of John H. and Bessie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Nellie Hart; age 34; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in Glade Springs,
Washington Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Ralph Hart.


Vester Hart

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Vester Hart; age 12; born in VA; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in Glade
Springs, Washington Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ralph Hart.


Anita Hart

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Anita Hart; age 9; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in Glade
Springs, Washington Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ralph Hart.


J.D. Hart

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as J.D. Hart; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in Glade
Springs, Washington Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ralph Hart.


Donald Hart

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Donald Hart; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Ralph Hart.


Doris Hart

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25
Apr 1940; Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #205.
Listed as Doris Hart; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Ralph Hart.