McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familie and Individuals

Notes


Jedia S. Akers

1. 1920 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Fayetteville District; Dempsey Precinct; Cook Creek Road;
taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 23B; Image 8 of 16; Family #79/81.
Listed as Jedie S. Akers; age 18; born in WV; single; daughter (sic, son); in household of
father, General W. Akers.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3536; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
J.S. Akers; age 28; born 1900 (sic, 1903) in Fayette Co, WV; married; husband of Beulah Smith; living
at Roderfield, WV; motor helper in coal mine; Fall River Coal Co; son of Wade and Ellen (Arthur) Akers;
died 28 Mar 1928 at Roderfield, WV; crushing injury and fracture of right femur; traumatic shock; buried
11 Mar 1928 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Heilderbrand, Fayette Co, WV.
3. FindAGave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Dec 2013.
J.S. Akers; born 25 May 1903; died 28 Mar 1928; buried here; headstone shown; "Not My Will, Thine
Be Done".


Beulah Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
N.M. Bledsoe; age 32; bore in Scott Co, VA; divorced; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Martin and Mary; married on 28 Nov 1929 at Fall River, WV; Beulah Akers; age
19; born in TN; widow; daughter of H. and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page
219B; Image 54 of 75; Family #474/491.
Listed as Bula Bledsoe; age 20; born in TN married at 20; in household of husband,
Nerist M. Bledsoe.


Nerist M. Bledsoe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
N.M. Bledsoe; age 32; born in Scott Co, VA; divorced; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Martin and mary; married on 28 Nov 1929 at Fall River, WV; Beulah Akers; age
19; born in TN; widow; daughter of H. and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page
219B; Image 54 of 75; Family #474/491.
Listed as Nerce Bledsoe; age 32; born in VA; married at 32; machine man in coal mine;
head of household.


Beulah Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
N.M. Bledsoe; age 32; bore in Scott Co, VA; divorced; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Martin and Mary; married on 28 Nov 1929 at Fall River, WV; Beulah Akers; age
19; born in TN; widow; daughter of H. and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page
219B; Image 54 of 75; Family #474/491.
Listed as Bula Bledsoe; age 20; born in TN married at 20; in household of husband,
Nerist M. Bledsoe.


Nerist M. Bledsoe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 89; WV Archives Web Site.
N.M. Bledsoe; age 32; born in Scott Co, VA; divorced; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Martin and mary; married on 28 Nov 1929 at Fall River, WV; Beulah Akers; age
19; born in TN; widow; daughter of H. and Minnie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page
219B; Image 54 of 75; Family #474/491.
Listed as Nerce Bledsoe; age 32; born in VA; married at 32; machine man in coal mine;
head of household.


James Clark Akers

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #73-048271; Ancestry.com Website.
James Clark Akers; age 18; born 13 Jun 1955 in Iaeger, WV; single; 3 yrs HS education; living at
Iaeger, WV; son of Dempes and Georgia (Blankenship) Akers; married on 13 Oct 1973 in Lebanon,
VA; Ruth Ann Matney; age 16; born 19 Jul 1957 in Welch, WV; single; 6th grade education; living at
Iaeger, WV; daughter of Kennes and Okie Mae (Meadows) Matney.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James C. Akers; born 13 Jun 1955; living at PO Box 23, Iaeger, WV 24844.
3. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James C. Akers; living at PO Box 639, Iaeger, WV 24844.
4. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
James C. Akers; born 13 Jun 1955; died in Oct 1978; SS #234-92-0564;
last residence in WV; card issued in WV.
5. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
James C. Akers; born 13 Jun 1955; died 16 Oct 1978; buried here; headstone shown.


Ruth Ann Matney

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #73-048271; Ancestry.com Website.
James Clark Akers; age 18; born 13 Jun 1955 in Iaeger, WV; single; 3 yrs HS education; living at
Iaeger, WV; son of Dempes and Georgia (Blankenship) Akers; married on 13 Oct 1973 in Lebanon,
VA; Ruth Ann Matney; age 16; born 19 Jul 1957 in Welch, WV; single; 6th grade education; living at
Iaeger, WV; daughter of Kennes and Okie Mae (Meadows) Matney.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ruth Akers; living at PO Box 639, Iaeger, WV 24844.


William Emmett Akers

1. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emet Akers
[Emit Akers]
Race: Caucasian (White)
Marital Status: Married
Birth Date: 15 Jul 1894
Birth Place: Virginia
Residence Place: McDowell, West Virginia, USA
Physical Build: Stout
Height: Tall
Hair Description: Not Bald
Hair Color: light
Eye Color: Blue"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 392; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmett Akers; age 25; born in Wythe Co, VA; divorced; fireman; living atMaitland, WV; son of
Charley and Laura; married on 5 Jul 1919 at Maitland, WV; Pearl Ward; age 35; born in Wythe
Co, VA; daughter of Steve and Lindy Walls.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Emmett Akers; age 34; born in VA; married at 23; plumber for coal company;
head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '60 003940; WV Archives Web Site.
William Emmitt Akers; age 65; born 15 Jul 1894 at Cripple Creek, VA; married; living at Maitland,
WV; retired coal miner; SS#233-09-9720; son of Charlie and unknown mother Akers; died 10 Feb
1960 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from a myocardial infarction; buried 12 Feb 1960 in Iaeger
Memorial , Roderfield, WV; informant, Eldridge R. Akers, Beard Fork, WV.
5. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 31 Jul 2014
William E. Akers; born in 1894; died in 1960; buried here; headstone shown.


Pearl Elizabeth Wall

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 392; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmett Akers; age 25; born in Wythe Co, VA; divorced; fireman; living at Maitland, WV; son of
Charley and Laura; married on 5 Jul 1919 at Maitland, WV; Pearl Ward; age 35; born in Wythe
Co, VA; daughter of Steve and Lindy Walls.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Pearl Akers; age 48; born in VA; married at 37; in household of husband, Emmett Akers.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '70 002147; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Pearl Akers; age 88; born 22 Jn 1881 in VA; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Steve and
Malinda (Sturgill) Wall; died 14 Jan 1970 in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; from
uremia and senility; buried 17 Jan 1970 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant,
Joe Ward, Welch, WV.
4. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 31 Jul 2014
Pearl E. Akers; born 22 Jan 1891(sic, 1881); died 14 Jan 1970; buried here; headstone shown; 'In God's Care".


Pearl Elizabeth Wall

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 392; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmett Akers; age 25; born in Wythe Co, VA; divorced; fireman; living at Maitland, WV; son of
Charley and Laura; married on 5 Jul 1919 at Maitland, WV; Pearl Ward; age 35; born in Wythe
Co, VA; daughter of Steve and Lindy Walls.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Pearl Akers; age 48; born in VA; married at 37; in household of husband, Emmett Akers.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '70 002147; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Pearl Akers; age 88; born 22 Jn 1881 in VA; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Steve and
Malinda (Sturgill) Wall; died 14 Jan 1970 in the Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; from
uremia and senility; buried 17 Jan 1970 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant,
Joe Ward, Welch, WV.
4. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 31 Jul 2014
Pearl E. Akers; born 22 Jan 1891(sic, 1881); died 14 Jan 1970; buried here; headstone shown; 'In God's Care".


Joe Ward

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Joe Ward; age 26; born in VA; single; hoistman for coal company; in household of
step-father, Emmett Akers.


Clyde Ward

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Clyde Ward; age 16; born in WV; in household of step-father, Emmett Akers.


Eldridge R. Ward

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 104B;
Image 32 of 62; Family #326/320.
Listed as Eldrege Ward; age 10; born in WV; in household of step-father, Emmett Akers.


John E. Albany

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '11382; WV Archives Web Site.
John Albany; age 55 yrs, 5 mons, 20 days; born 4 Apr 1878; at Wolf Store, VA; married;
husband of Mary Collins; tippleman in coal mine; living at Supeior, WV; son of unknown
father and Mary Albany; died 24 Sep 1933 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from shock;
laceration and crushing injury to left thorax; bucket carrying coal struck patient; buried;
26 Sep 1933 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Dewey Albany, Bluefield, WV.
2. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 14 Dec 2013
John E. Albany; born 2 Apr 1878; died 24 Sep 1933; buried here; double headstone and
military headston shown; "Co D., 30th Reg"; "Link is Broken".


Mary Jane Collins

1. 1880 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Rich Valley District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 94B; Image 38 of 55;
336/361.
Listed as Mary Collins; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Nathaniel Collins.
2. 1900 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Rich Valley District; Saltville; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 104A; Image
44 of 51; Family #342/351.
Listed as Mary Collins; age 23; born in Apr 1876 in VA; single; in household of mother Ella (Cardwell)
Collins.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # 12047; WV Archives Web Site.
Mary Jane Albany; age 56 yrs, 5 mons, 4 days; born 4 Apr 1978 at Saltville, VA; widow; housekeeper;
living at Superior, WV; daughter of Nathaniel and Ella (Cardwell) Collins; Died 8 Sep 1934 at Superior,
WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried 10 Sep 1934 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Dewey Albany,
Superior, WV.
4. FindaGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell
Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 14 Dec 2013
Mary J. Albany; born 4 Aug 1878; died 8 Sep 1934; buried here; double headstone shown; "United
In Heaven".