McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Louise Lewis

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page
174B; Image 14 of 31; Family #138/188.
Listed as Louise Lewis; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Arthur E. Lewis.
2. 1940 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken on 16 Apr 1940;
Page 171B; Image 34 of 50; Household #278.
Listed as Louise Lewis; age 16; born in WV; 3 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Arthur E. Lewis.


Edward Lee Lewis

1. 1940 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken on 16 Apr 1940;
Page 171B; Image 34 of 50; Household #278.
Listed as Edward Lewis; age 6; born in WV; no education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Arthur E. Lewis.


Norma Jean Leo

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; E.D. 24-34; taken on 10 Apr 1940;
Page 584A; Image 19 of 36; Household #136.
Listed as Norma Jean Stafford (sic, Leo); age 3; born in WV; in household of step-father (sic, step-grandfather?),
Ausa Stafford.


Hunter Bradshaw

1. 1940 McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Maitland; E.D. 24-44; taken on 24 Apr 1940; Page
663B; Image 22 of 44; Household #173.
Listed as Hunter Bradshaw; age 36; born in KY; married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in Pike Co, KY
on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; in household of brother-in-law, Jess J. Massey, with wife.


Margie Sexton

1. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; Hardy; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 3 of 17; Family #28/29.
Listed as Margie Sexton; age 21; born in KY; single; in household of brother-in-law, Jess J. Massey.
2. 1940 McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Maitland; E.D. 24-44; taken on 24 Apr 1940; Page
663B; Image 22 of 44; Household #173.
Listed as Margie Bradshaw; age 31; born in KY; married; 4th grade education; lived in Pike Co, KY
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of brother-in-law, Jess J. Massey, with husband.


Charles Milburn Perkins Rev

1. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Milbern Perkins
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 21
Birth Date: 1868
Birth Place: Russell Co, VA
Marriage Date: 25 Apr 1889
Marriage Place: Russell, Virginia
Father:
Wm Perkins
Mother:
Elsena Perkins
Spouse:
R. M. Lockhart
FHL Film Number: 33850
Reference ID: p 81 line 57 "
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 12 Jun 1900; Page 220A; Image 17 of
32; Family #156/158.
Listed as Charley M. Perkins; age 31; born in Mar 1869 in VA; married 5 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
3. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 94A; Image 7 of 40;
Family #60/60.
Listed as Charles M. Perkins; age 42; born in VA; married once for 15 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 2 of 26; Family #9/9.
Listed as Charles M. Perkins; age 52; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 243A, Family #36.
Listed as Milburn Perkins, age 62, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 7 May 1940; Page
1233A; Image 103 of 132; Household #805.
Listed as Charley M. Perkins; age 73; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; no occupation; head of household.
7. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Charlie M Perkins
Birth Date: 14 Mar 1867
Death Date: 2 Sep 1951
Claim Date: 2 Sep 1959
SSN: 232247947
Notes: 02 Sep 1959: Name listed as CHARLIE M PERKINS "
8. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13229; WV Archives Website.
C.M. Perkins; age 83; born 14 Mar 1867 in Russell Co, VA; married; farmer; living at Jolo, WV; son of
Harvey Perkins and unknown mother; died 2 Sep 1950 at Jolo, WV; due to toxamia; gangrene of left
lower leg; buried 4 Sep 1950 in Lone Oak Cemetery, Jolo, WV; informant, Mrs. Bogle Day.
9. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Lone Oak Cemetery, Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Walter Jenny;
26 Sep 2007.
Charles Milburn Perkins; born 14 Mar 1867; died 2 Sep 1950; buried here; gravestone and picture
shown.


Roxie M. Lockhart

1. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: R. M. Lockhart
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1871
Birth Place: Russell Co, VA
Marriage Date: 25 Apr 1889
Marriage Place: Russell, Virginia
Father:
Harvy Lockhart
Spouse:
Milbern Perkins
FHL Film Number: 33850
Reference ID: p 81 line 57"


David "Dave" Matney

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Milton Ward Cemetery, Pilgrims Knob,
submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 2 Sep 2012.
David Matney; born 18 Mar 1889 (sic?, this is same date as his wife); died 27 Oct 1976; buried here.
"Family links:
Parents:
Elijah C. Matney (1844 - 1929)
Cosby J. Vandyke Matney (1861 - 1910)

Spouses:
Cora Perkins Matney (1889 - 1937)*
Bessie L. McClanahan Matney (1901 - 1970)*

Children:
Ritter N. Matney (1914 - 2003)*
Bessie Pearl Matney Sanson (1919 - 2008)*
Glenn Matney (1921 - 2011)*
Eva Mae Matney Akers (1925 - 1950)*
Luther Shade Matney (1926 - 2008)*
Emory Lewis Matney (1928 - 2012)*

Sibling:
Jenny Matney Stiltner (1884 - 1917)*
David Matney (1889 - 1976)..."


Cora Perkins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #17840; WV Archives Web Site.
Cora P. Matney; age 48 yrs, 9 mons, 7 days; born 18 Mar 1889 in Buchanan
Co, VA; married; wife of Dave Matney; housewife; daughter of C.M. and Roxie
(Lockhard) Perkins; died 25 Dec 1937 at Raysal, WV; from pulmonary T.B.;
buried 27 Dec 1937 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Dave Matney, Raysal, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roderfield( sic, Iaeger Memorial), Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 19 May 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Cora Perkins Matney; born 18 Mar 1889; died 25 Dec 1937; buried here.
"d/o Charles Milbern & Roxie Lockhart Perkins

Family links:
Parents:
Charles Milburn Perkins (1867 - 1950)

Spouse:
David Matney (1889 - 1976)

Children:
Ritter N. Matney (1914 - 2003)*
Bessie Pearl Matney Sanson (1919 - 2008)*
Glenn Matney (1921 - 2011)*
Eva Mae Matney Akers (1925 - 1950)*
Luther Shade Matney (1926 - 2008)*
Emory Lewis Matney (1928 - 2012)*

Siblings:
Cora Perkins Matney (1889 - 1937)
Lutishie Perkins Horn (1891 - 1976)*
Elizabeth E. Perkins Mullins (1895 - 1985)*
Ethel G Perkins Keene (1898 - 1990)*
Alta Perkins Wimmer (1900 - 1996)*
Chloe Brown (1901 - 1984)*
Eva P. Mullins (1903 - 1998)*
W. H. Perkins (1905 - 1936)*
Wesley Perkins (1907 - 1937)*
Malisia Perkins Payne (1912 - 2001)*
Rachel Perkins Day (1914 - 2012)*
Myrtle Perkins Buchanan Doyle Summerlin (1916 - 2007)*..."


Walter Mullins

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Clinch Valley Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum; Richlands;
Tazewell Co, VA; submitted by Virginia Gal; 21 Jun 2007.
Walter Mullins; born 12 Jan 1898; died 11 Dec 1974; buried here..


Eva Perkins

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 94A; Image 7 of 40;
Family #60/60.
Listed as Eva Perkins; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Clinch Valley Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum; Richlands;
Tazewell Co, VA; submitted by Virginia Gal; 21 Jun 2007.
Eva P. Mullins; born 3 Apr 1903; died 15 May 1998; buried here.


David Wesley Perkins Sr

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 94A; Image 7 of 40;
Family #60/60.
Listed as David W. Perkins; age 2; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 2 of 26; Family #9/9.
Listed as Wesley Perkins; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 243A, Family #36.
Listed as Wesley Perkins, age 22, born in VA, in household of father, Milburn Perkins.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as David W. Perkins; age 31; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; brakeman in coal mine; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6281; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Wesley Perkins; born in Marlin, Buchanan Co, VA; married; husband of Bestus Perkins; pumper in
coal mine; living at Raysal, WV; son of C.M. and Judy (VanDyke) Perkins; died 2 Feb 1947 on state
road enroute to hospital; from gunshot wound in chest with gunshot wound in right leg; homicide;
buried 5 Feb 1947 in Jolo Cemetery, Jolo, WV; informant, Mrs Wesley Perkins, Raysal. WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Lone Oak Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Walter Jenny;
26 Sep 2007.
Wesley Perkins; born 28 May 1907; died 2 Feb 1937; buried here; gravestone shown.


Bestus

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as Bestus Perkins; age 22; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, David W. Perkins.


Helen C. Perkins

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as Helen C. Perkins; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, David W. Perkins.


Walter L. Perkins

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as Walter L. Perkins; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, David W. Perkins.


William "Billy" Perkins

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as Billie Perkins; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, David W. Perkins.


David Wesley Perkins Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-6; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
1231B; Image 100 of 132; Household #783.
Listed as Junior Perkins; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, David W. Perkins.


Robert Buchanan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Buchanan; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of
C.A. and Elain (sp?); married on 21 Sep 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; Myrtle Perkins; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of C.M. and Julia.


Myrtle Perkins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 2 of 26; Family #9/9.
Listed as Murtie Perkins; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 243A, Family #36.
Listed as Myrtie Perkins, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, Milburn Perkins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Buchanan; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of
C.A. and Elain (sp?); married on 21 Sep 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; Myrtle Perkins; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of C.M. and Julia.
4. Russell Co, VA: Marriage License #10867; Ancestry.com Website.
Johnny Scott Doyle; age 33; born in Dungannon, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; living at St.
Paul, VA; son of Charlie and Bessie (Powers) Doyle; married on 8 Apr 1953 in Russell Co, VA; Myrtle
Buchanan, maiden name, Perkins; age 36; born at Bradshaw, WV; divorced; one previous marriage;
restaurant operator, living at St. Paul, VA; daughter of C.M. and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
5. Newport News; Marriage License #23191; Ancestry.com Website.
Ira Romer Perry; age 53; born in Huntington, WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; carpenter for
Hampton Institute; living at 3905 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, VA; son of Virgil and Ida (Adkins) Perry;
married on 16 Aug 1963 in Hampton, VA; Myrtle Lee Doyle; maiden name, Perkins; age 47;
divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; born at Bradshaw, WV; unemployed; living at 3807 Huntington
Ave, Newport News, VA; daughter of Charlie Milburn and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roderfield (sic, Iaeger Memorial) Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co,
WV; submitted by Piper; submitted by 15 Feb 2014.
"Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin
"October 07, 2007
"NEWPORT NEWS — Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin of Newport News died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, at Sentara CarePlex.
"Born Sept. 16, 1916, in Jolo, W.Va., she was the daughter of Charles M. Perkins and Julia Van Dyke Perkins. She had been a resident of the Peninsula for 40 years.

"Ms. Summerlin was the manager of the Betty Lewis Bread Box and Yoder's Dairy store on Todds Lane for a number of years. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

"Ms. Summerlin was predeceased by two sons, Richard L. Buchanan of Hampton, and Earl E. Buchanan of Maryland. She is survived by one sister, Rachael Day of Jolo, W.Va.; one son, John S. Doyle Jr. of Newport News; eight grandchildren, Earl E. Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Richard L. Buchanan of Elkton, Md., Charlotte Bellere of Newington, Conn., Sherry Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Robert M. Buchanan of South Riding, Jeffrey L. Buchanan of Danville, John S. Doyle III of Williamsburg, and Katherine Doyle of Hampton; 10 great-grandchildren and one great- great-grandchild.

"A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at the community room at Berkeley Village..."


Johnny Scott Doyle

1. Russell Co, VA: Marriage License #10867; Ancestry.com Website.
Johnny Scott Doyle; age 33; born in Dungannon, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; living at St.
Paul, VA; son of Charlie and Bessie (Powers) Doyle; married on 8 Apr 1953 in Russell Co, VA; Myrtle
Buchanan, maiden name, Perkins; age 36; born at Bradshaw, WV; divorced; one previous marriage;
restaurant operator, living at St. Paul, VA; daughter of C.M. and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.


Myrtle Perkins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 2 of 26; Family #9/9.
Listed as Murtie Perkins; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Charles M. Perkins.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page 243A, Family #36.
Listed as Myrtie Perkins, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, Milburn Perkins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 29; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Buchanan; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Bartley, WV; son of
C.A. and Elain (sp?); married on 21 Sep 1934 at Bradshaw, WV; Myrtle Perkins; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of C.M. and Julia.
4. Russell Co, VA: Marriage License #10867; Ancestry.com Website.
Johnny Scott Doyle; age 33; born in Dungannon, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; living at St.
Paul, VA; son of Charlie and Bessie (Powers) Doyle; married on 8 Apr 1953 in Russell Co, VA; Myrtle
Buchanan, maiden name, Perkins; age 36; born at Bradshaw, WV; divorced; one previous marriage;
restaurant operator, living at St. Paul, VA; daughter of C.M. and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
5. Newport News; Marriage License #23191; Ancestry.com Website.
Ira Romer Perry; age 53; born in Huntington, WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; carpenter for
Hampton Institute; living at 3905 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, VA; son of Virgil and Ida (Adkins) Perry;
married on 16 Aug 1963 in Hampton, VA; Myrtle Lee Doyle; maiden name, Perkins; age 47;
divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; born at Bradshaw, WV; unemployed; living at 3807 Huntington
Ave, Newport News, VA; daughter of Charlie Milburn and Julia (VanDyke) Perkins.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roderfield (sic, Iaeger Memorial) Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co,
WV; submitted by Piper; submitted by 15 Feb 2014.
"Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin
"October 07, 2007
"NEWPORT NEWS — Myrtle Buchanan Doyle Summerlin of Newport News died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, at Sentara CarePlex.
"Born Sept. 16, 1916, in Jolo, W.Va., she was the daughter of Charles M. Perkins and Julia Van Dyke Perkins. She had been a resident of the Peninsula for 40 years.

"Ms. Summerlin was the manager of the Betty Lewis Bread Box and Yoder's Dairy store on Todds Lane for a number of years. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

"Ms. Summerlin was predeceased by two sons, Richard L. Buchanan of Hampton, and Earl E. Buchanan of Maryland. She is survived by one sister, Rachael Day of Jolo, W.Va.; one son, John S. Doyle Jr. of Newport News; eight grandchildren, Earl E. Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Richard L. Buchanan of Elkton, Md., Charlotte Bellere of Newington, Conn., Sherry Buchanan of Northeast, Md., Robert M. Buchanan of South Riding, Jeffrey L. Buchanan of Danville, John S. Doyle III of Williamsburg, and Katherine Doyle of Hampton; 10 great-grandchildren and one great- great-grandchild.

"A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at the community room at Berkeley Village..."


William M. "Billy" Vandyke

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #884.
Listed as William Vandike, age 9, born in VA, in household of mother, Abigail Matney Vandyke.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Harve Keen Cemetery, Keen Mtn, Buchanan Co, VA; submitted by
Clifford Edsel Miller; 7 Jun 2011.
William M. "Billy" Vandyke; born 11 Feb 1840; died 15 Dec 1932 in Buchanan Co, VA; headstone
and picture shown.