McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Noah C. Cantrell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville, E.D. 24-58; taken on 5 Aug 1940;
Page 1140A; Image 41 of 60; Household #301.
Listed as Noah C. Cantrell; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William M. Cantrell.
2. US Public Records Index, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
Name: Noah C Cantrell
Residence Date: 01 Apr 1993-25 Mar 2008
Residence Place: Anderson, Indiana, United States
Birth Date: Jun 1933
Phone Number Recorded Date: 25 Mar 2008
Address: 1224 Oakland Dr
Address Continued: Anderson, Indiana 46012
Address Date: 01 Apr 1993-25 Mar 2008
Possible Relatives: Linda K Cantrell


Linda K.

1. US Public Records Index, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
Name: Linda K. Cantrell
Residence Date: 01 Apr 1993-25 Mar 2008
Residence Place: Anderson, Indiana, United States
Birth Date: 1 Sep 1937
Phone Number Recorded Date: 25 Mar 2008
Address: 1224 Oakland Dr
Address Continued: Anderson, Indiana 46012
Address Date: 01 Apr 1993-25 Mar 2008
Possible Relatives: Noah C. Cantrell


Otis L. Cantrell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville, E.D. 24-58; taken on 5 Aug 1940;
Page 1140A; Image 41 of 60; Household #301.
Listed as Otis L. Cantrell; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Cantrell.


Wilson H. Cantrell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville, E.D. 24-58; taken on 5 Aug 1940;
Page 1140A; Image 41 of 60; Household #301.
Listed as Wilson Cantrell; age 17; born in WV; 9th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William M. Cantrell.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV", Vol II, 1999, "James Wilburn Cantrell" article, page 74.
Wilson H. Cantrell; born on 10 Jun 1922 at Paynesville, WV; son of Wilburn and Lady B. Rowe Cantrell;
one of nine children, two sisters, 6 brothers; entered military on 12 Dec 1942, fought in Europe, taken
POW for 5 months, honorably discharged at Grrenbrier Hotel, White Silphur Springs, WV on 13 Sep
1945; married Felicia Nevi; four sons Barry L., Vincent W., Wilson L., and Brain K.; retired as Chief
Electrician for Simon Fuel.
3. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 12 May 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"Wilson H. Cantrell, 86, of Raysal, W.Va., passed away at his home Saturday, May 9, 2009. Wilson was born June 1, 1922, in Paynesville, W.Va., a son of the late Wilburn and Ladybelle Rowe Cantrell. Wilson was a lifelong resident of McDowell County. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in World War II were he was a prisoner of war and was awarded the Purple Heart during the Battle of the Bulge. He was the past president of The McDowell County Post of The Disabled American Veterans, a member of the American Legion and the Society of the Purple Heart. He was a retired electrician retiring from Robinson-Phillips Coal Company. He will be dearly missed by all those who knew him, and the one consolation for our sorrow is that we will be reunited in Heaven.In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Felecia N. Cantrell; and three brothers, Leonard, James, and Alexander Cantrell.Survivors include four sons, Barry Cantrell and wife Juanita of North Lauderdale, Fla., Vincent Cantrell and wife Sally of Raysal, Wilson Lamont Cantrell and wife Collette of Isaquah, Wash., and Brian Cantrell and wife Cindy of Bridgeport, W.Va.; nine grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren, Vincent Paul Wilson (Melissa ) Cantrell and Kevin and Makayla of Neola, W.Va., Jennifer (Rich) Spangler and Gatlin of Kenova, W.Va., Sammi (Joey) Greenwale and Gabriel of Cleveland, N.C., and Jonathan and Tyler Blankenship of Raysal, W.Va., Barry (Asha) Cantrell, Jr., Mia, Barry III, and Ella of Tampa, Fla., Allison (Scott) Mayo and Alicia and Patrick of Spring, Texas, Felecia Cantrell of Isaquah, Wash., Brean Cantrell and Olivia of Bridgeport, W.Va., Hannah Cantrell of Bridgeport, W.Va., and Jonah Cantrell also of Bridgeport, W.Va.; siblings include Ella Jones of Anderson, Ind., Barbara (Bob) White of Anderson, Ind., Wilburn (Beulah) Cantrell, Jr. of Marianna, W.Va., Noah (Linda) Cantrell of Anderson, Ind., and Otis (Peg) Cantrell of Anderson, Ind.; and his current wife, Wanda G. Marcum Cantrell of Skygusty, W.Va.Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at 11 o'clock with Pastor Charles Rose officiating at the chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, W.Va. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, W.Va., where military graveside rites will be conducted by the West Virginia Army National Guard and the Mercer County Veterans' Council..."


Patty Harrison

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek Township, taken on 14 Jun 1900,
page 80B, Family #140.
Listed as Patty Harrison, age 14, in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. "Selected Heirs from Will Book #11", Tazewell Co, VA GenWeb Site.
Page 400. Martha Ann (Beavers) Harrison.
Lists husband, Thomas Harrison, age 75, in Tazewell Co, VA.
Lists children, ages and place of residence; Patty Harrison Rowe, age 45,
Squire, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 162; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry I. Beavers; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; Timberman; living in Yukon, WV;
son of John and Ellen; married on 29 Apr 1914 at Yukon, WV; Patty Beavers; age 27; born in McDowell
Co, WV; widow; daughter of Thomas and Martha Harrison.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 134; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Vandyke; born 4 Feb 1906 in Grundy, VA; living at Avondale, WV; son of John and Pattie;
married on 4 May 1938 at Wandell, WV; Pattie Beavers; born ?? in Tazewell Co, VA; living at
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of Tom and Martha.


Henry Iaeger Beavers

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, 21 Sep 2000, Arminda Beavers search, submitted by rjbarnett@netscope.net.
Henry Iaeger Beavers was born in Feb 1873 in McDowell Co, WV; died on 11 May
1918 at Iaeger, WV; married first Jessie Meyers in 1893; second Pattie
Harrison on 29 Sep 1914 in McDowell co, WV.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 4 Jun 1900; Page 74A; Family #21/21.
Listed as Henry Beavers; age 27; born in Feb 1873 in WV; married 7 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, War, taken on 26 May1910, Page 183B,
Family #150.
Listed as Henry I. Beavers, age 36, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 162; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry I. Beavers; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; Timberman; living in Yukon, WV;
son of John and Ellen; married on 29 Apr 1914 at Yukon, WV; Patty Beavers; age 27; born in McDowell
Co, WV; widow; daughter of Thomas and Martha Harrison.
5. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #4644; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry Iaeger Beavers; age 45 yrs, 2 mons, 19 days; born on 22 Feb 1873 in McDowell Co, WV;
married; farmer; son of John and Ella (Christian) Beavers; died on 11 May 1918 at War; McDowell
Co, WV from tubercular meningitis; buried on 12 May 1918 at Dry Fork, WV; informant, Mrs. H.I.
Beavers, Excelsior, WV.


Patty Harrison

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek Township, taken on 14 Jun 1900,
page 80B, Family #140.
Listed as Patty Harrison, age 14, in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. "Selected Heirs from Will Book #11", Tazewell Co, VA GenWeb Site.
Page 400. Martha Ann (Beavers) Harrison.
Lists husband, Thomas Harrison, age 75, in Tazewell Co, VA.
Lists children, ages and place of residence; Patty Harrison Rowe, age 45,
Squire, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 162; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry I. Beavers; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; Timberman; living in Yukon, WV;
son of John and Ellen; married on 29 Apr 1914 at Yukon, WV; Patty Beavers; age 27; born in McDowell
Co, WV; widow; daughter of Thomas and Martha Harrison.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 134; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Vandyke; born 4 Feb 1906 in Grundy, VA; living at Avondale, WV; son of John and Pattie;
married on 4 May 1938 at Wandell, WV; Pattie Beavers; born ?? in Tazewell Co, VA; living at
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of Tom and Martha.


Hayes Van Dyke

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 134; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Vandyke; born 4 Feb 1906 in Grundy, VA; living at Avondale, WV; son of John and Pattie;
married on 4 May 1938 at Wandell, WV; Pattie Beavers; born ?? in Tazewell Co, VA; living at
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of Tom and Martha.


Patty Harrison

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek Township, taken on 14 Jun 1900,
page 80B, Family #140.
Listed as Patty Harrison, age 14, in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. "Selected Heirs from Will Book #11", Tazewell Co, VA GenWeb Site.
Page 400. Martha Ann (Beavers) Harrison.
Lists husband, Thomas Harrison, age 75, in Tazewell Co, VA.
Lists children, ages and place of residence; Patty Harrison Rowe, age 45,
Squire, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 162; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry I. Beavers; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; Timberman; living in Yukon, WV;
son of John and Ellen; married on 29 Apr 1914 at Yukon, WV; Patty Beavers; age 27; born in McDowell
Co, WV; widow; daughter of Thomas and Martha Harrison.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 134; WV Archives Web Site.
Hayes Vandyke; born 4 Feb 1906 in Grundy, VA; living at Avondale, WV; son of John and Pattie;
married on 4 May 1938 at Wandell, WV; Pattie Beavers; born ?? in Tazewell Co, VA; living at
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of Tom and Martha.


Herbert E. "Jack" Beavers

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 216A;
Image 47 of 75; Family #411/417.
Listed as Herbert Beaver; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Theodore Beavers.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25/26
Apr 1940; Page 758B; Image 31 of 35; Household #231.
Listed as Herbert Beaver; age 21; born in WV; single; 9th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; loads coal in mine; in household of father, Theodore Beavers.
3. "Young American Patriots", McDowell Co, WV; Page 678; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Herbert E. Beavers; born 22 Jun 1920; Cpl, US Army; entered service 25 May 1942; served in
North Africa, Europe; attended Davy HS; Methodist; son of Mr. Theodore Beavers, Big Sandy, WV.
4. US Public Records, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Herbert E. Beavers; born 22 Jun 1920; living at 364 McDowell St, Welch, WV.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Herbert Beavers; born 5 Apr 1920 (sic, 22 Jun 1920); died in Apr 1979; last residence, Welch, WV;
SS# 232-24-7959; card issued in NC or WV before 1951.
6. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 1 Dec 2013.
H.E. "Jack" Beavers; born in 1920, died in 1979; buried here; double headstone with wife, Lucille
M., shown.


Lucille M.

1. FindAGrave.com; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 1 Dec 2013.
Lucille M. Beavers; born in 1927, died (no date); double headstone with husband, H.E. Beavers.


Mike Bell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 295; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Bell; age 39; born in Bulgaria; single; miner; living at Havaco, WV; son of Mike and Antonia;
married on 22 Feb 1926 at Havaco, WV; Carrie Smith; age 35; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow;
daughter of Lewis and Nannie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; page 125B; Image 10
of 68; Family #83/92.
Listed as Mike Bell; age 44; born in Bulgaria; married at 39; alien; arrived in US in 1914; loader in
coal mine; head of household.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-32; taken on 25 Apr 1940;
Page 547B; Image 37 of 47; Household #302.
Listed as Michael Bell; age 54; born in Bulgaria; married; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-2163; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Mike Bell; age 56; born 25 Oct 1885 in Sofia, Bulgaria; living at Carswell, WV; Kimbell, WV mailing address;
employed by Koppers Coal Division, Kimball, WV; nearest relative, Carrie Bell, Kimball, WV; 5'6" tall;
139 lbs; brown eyes; brown and gray hair; ruddy complexion; mole on forehead; no citizen papers.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #527; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Bell; age 68; born 25 oct 1885 in Bulgaria; married; retired miner; living at Jr. Poca, Welch, WV;
son of unknown parents; died 31 Jan 1954 at Jr. Poca, Welch, WV; from arterio-sclerosis heart disease;
with silicosis and enlarged prostate; buried 2 Feb 1954 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Lewis Bell.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Jul 2014.
Mike Bell; born in 1885; died in 1954; buried here; double headstone photo shown with wife, Carrie A.


Carrie Amelia Cunningham

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ____; Page 220B; Image 20
of 32; Family #213/228.
Listed as Carrie Moore; age 19; born in WV; married once for 3 yrs; 2 children, both living
(only one child listed); in household of husband, Benjamin Moore.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Garfield Smith; age 35; born in Boyd Co, KY; single; miner; living at Canebrake, WV; son of H.C.
and Mary; married on 25 Dec 1915 at Berwind, WV; Carrie Moore; age 24; born in McDowell Co,
WV; widow; daughter of L.A. and N.F. Cunningham.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page
188B; Image 42 of 54; Family #138/164.
Listed as Carrie Smith; age 29; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Garfield Smith.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 295; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Bell; age 39; born in Bulgaria; single; miner; living at Havaco, WV; son of Mike and Antonia;
married on 22 Feb 1926 at Havaco, WV; Carrie Smith; age 35; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow;
daughter of Lewis and Nannie.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; page 125B; Image 10
of 68; Family #83/92.
Listed as Carrie Bell; age 39; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Mike Bell.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-32; taken on 25 Apr 1940;
Page 547B; Image 37 of 47; Household #302.
Listed as Carrie Bell; age 49; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Mike Bell.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8468; WV Archives Web Site.
Carrie Amelia Bell; age 63; born 6 Mar 1891 at Switchback, WV; widow; living at Carswell, WV; daughter
of Burt and Nannie (Honaker) Cunningham; died 22 Jul 1954 in the Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV;
from pyonephrosis (calculus) right and calculus in ureter left; buried 24 Jul 1954 in Iaeger Memorial;
informant, Lewis Bell.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Jul 2014.
Carrie A. Bell; born in 1891; died in 1954; buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband,
Mike Bell.


Louis Bell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; page 125B; Image 10
of 68; Family #83/92.
Listed as Louis Bell; age 2 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Mike Bell.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-32; taken on 25 Apr 1940;
Page 547B; Image 37 of 47; Household #302.
Listed as Louis Bell; age 12; born in WV; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of father, Mike Bell.