McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Ira Gillespie

1. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #451; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Ira Gillespie; age 44; living at Marytown, WV; weighman for Solvay Colleries Co,
Marytown, WV; nearest relative, wife, Julia A. Gillespie, Marytown, WV; 5'10" tall; 138 lbs; blue eyes
and dark hair.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 52A; Image 33 of 57; Family #287/302.
Listed as William I. Gillespie; age 56' born in VA; married at 26; weighman in coal mine;
head of household.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Ira Gillespie; age 67; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; caretaker at mine; head of household.
4. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Gillespie; born 19 Feb 1874; died in Mar 1969; last residence, Davy, McDowell Co, WV;
SS# 232-12-6707; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 004137; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
William Ira Gillespie; age 95; born 19 Feb 1874 in VA; widowed; retired miner, school employee;
living at Marytown, WV; son of William and Ellen Gillespie; died 4 Mar 1969 in Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV; from bilateral pneumonia; buried 6 Mar 1969 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens,
Princeton, WV.


Julia Attaway

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 52A; Image 33 of 57; Family #287/302.
Listed as Juda Gillespie; age 46; born in VA; married at 16; in household of husband, William
I. Gillespie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Julia Gillespie; age 55; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William I. Gillespie.


Damond Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 52A; Image 33 of 57; Family #287/302.
Listed as Daymond Gillespie; age 20; born in WV; single; laborer in coal mine; in household
of father, William I. Gillespie.


James "Jimmy" Gillespie

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Jimmy Gillespie; age 12; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William I. Gillespie.


Ellen Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 52B; Image 34 of 57; Family #287/302.
Listed as Ellen Gillespie; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, William I. Gillespie.


Gladys Gillespie

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 10 Apr 1930;
Page 52A; Image 33 of 57; Family #287/302.
Listed as Gladys Gillespie; age 17; born in WV; single; in household of father, William I. Gillespie.


Frank Lafon

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol __(1922); Page 408; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Lafon; age 22; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
James and Anna L.; married on 18 Aug 1922 at Welch, WV; Ida E. Gillespie; age 17; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of William I and ___Adkins (sic?).


Ida E. Gillespie

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol __(1922); Page 408; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Lafon; age 22; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
James and Anna L.; married on 18 Aug 1922 at Welch, WV; Ida E. Gillespie; age 17; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of William I and ___Adkins (sic?).
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Ida Lafon; age 33; born in WV; widow; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; private beauty shop operator; in household of father, William I. Gillespie, with
one child.


Lucille Lafon

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Lucile Lafon; age 16; born in WV; single; 2 yrs HS education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandfather, William I. Gillespie, with mother.


Ida E. Gillespie

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marrieage Records; Vol __(1922); Page 408; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Lafon; age 22; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
James and Anna L.; married on 18 Aug 1922 at Welch, WV; Ida E. Gillespie; age 17; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of William I and ___Adkins (sic?).
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; E.D. 24-36; taken on 20
Apr 1940; Page 728A; Image 17 of 48; Household #152.
Listed as Ida Lafon; age 33; born in WV; widow; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; private beauty shop operator; in household of father, William I. Gillespie, with
one child.


Sherman Lee Caudill Sr

1. 1910 Census, Pike Co, KY; District #7; Freeburn; taken on 2 May 1910; Page 168B; Image 18
of 25; Family #152/156.
Listed as Sherman Caudill; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, John Caudill.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Mohawk; taken on 27 Jan 1920; Page 272A;
Image 39 of 43; Family #393/398.
Listed as Sherman Caudill; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, John Caudill.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 100; WV Archives Web Site;
Sherman Caudill; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at War Eagle; son of
John and Mindy Caudill; married on 2 Jul 1929 at Welch, WV; Synthia Shelton; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Tom and Dicy.
4. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 115A;
Image 11 of 28; Family #110/112.
Listed as Sherman Caudill; age 25; born in WV; married at 24; in household of father, John Caudill.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Sherman Caudill; age 35; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
6. Marshall Co, WV; Death Certificate #9022; WV Archives Web Site.
Sherman Caudill; age 51 yrs, 0 mons, 27 day; born 11 Jun 1905 in WV; married; living at RFD #1,
Woodland, WV; coal miner; SS# 235-10-1593; son of John and Arminde (Bailey) Caudill; died 8 Jul
1956 in Glen Dale Hospital, Marshall Co, WV; from Hodgkins Disease; buried 10 Jul 1956 in Halajon
(sic, Halcyon) Hills Cemetery; informant, Florence Caudill, wife.


Sythia Shelton

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 100; WV Archives Web Site;
Sherman Caudill; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at War Eagle; son of
John and Mindy Caudill; married on 2 Jul 1929 at Welch, WV; Synthia Shelton; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Tom and Dicy.
2. 1930 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 115A;
Image 11 of 28; Family #110/112.
Listed as Sythia Caudill; age 18; born in WV; married at 17; in household of father-in-law, John Caudill.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Sythia Caudill; age 26; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Sherman L. Caudill.


Frances Caudill

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Frances Caudill; age 9; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Sherman L. Caudill.


Belvia Caudill

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Belvia Caudill; age 7; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Sherman L. Caudill.


Franklin Caudill

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Franklin Caudill; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Sherman L. Caudill.


Ken Caudill

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11883; WV Archives Web Site.
Ken Caudill; age 1 mon, 11 days; born 4 Jul 1936 at Litwar, WV; living at Litwar, WV; son of
Sherman and Cytha (Shelton) Caudill; died 15 Aug 1936 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from dysentery;
buried 17 Aug 1936 at Zacks Springs, WV; informant, Sherman Caudill, Litwar, WV.
(Could not locate county were Zacks Springs in located).


Shelva Jean Caudill

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Page
1101B; Image 38 of 74; Household #323.
Listed as Shelvie J. Caudill; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Sherman L. Caudill.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6009; WV Archives Web Site.
Shelva Jean Caudill; age 5; born at Litwar, WV; living at Capels, WV; daughter of Sherman and
Sythia (Shelton) Caudill; died 5 May 1943 at Caples, WV; from diphtheria; buried 7 May 1943 in
Bailey Cemetery, Panther, WV; informant, Sherman Caudill, Capels, WV.


Carl Thomas Caudill

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10535; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl Thomas Caudill; born 28 Jul 1939 at Litwar, WV; living at Litwar, WV; son of
Sherman and Suthie (Shelton) Caudill; died 9 Aug 1939 in Grace Hospital, Welch,
WV; from dehydration and starvation; buried 10 Aug 1939 at Panther, WV; informant.
Sherman Caudill, Panther, WV.