McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

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Millard Whitten Chambers

1. Logan Co, WV; Transcribed Birth Records; Page 17; Line #35; WV Archives Web Site.
Millard W. (Chambers); born 9 Oct 1856 in Logan Co, WV; son of H.F. and Araminta Chambers.
2. 1870 Census, Logan Co, WV, Logan District, page 526A, Family #121.
Listed as Millard W. Chambers, age 14, in household of father, Harrison F.
Chambers.
3.1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, Vol 11, page 608.
Logan District, page 006.
Listed as Milias T.M.? Chambers, age 23, in household of father, Harrison
F. Chambers.
4. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry: Vol #__(1916); Page 64; Line 3; WV Archives Web Site.
Whitten Chambers; age 58; born in Logan Co, WV; single; merchant; living in Logan, WV; son of
Harrison and _______ (Burgess) Chambers; married on 26 Jan 1916 at Logan, WV; Brookie Riffe;
age 38; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; daughter of Gordon and Nan
(Buchanan) Riffe.
5. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as M.W. Chambers; age 63; born in WV; married; grocery merchant; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as M. Whitten Chambers; age 73; born in WV; married at 60; no listed occupation; head of
household.
7. Logan Co, WV; Death Certificate #14615; WV Archives Web Site.
Millard Whitten Chambers; age 81 yrs, 0 mons, 15 days; born 9 Oct 1856 in WV; married, husband of
Georgie Limar; retired; farmer; living at Stollings, WV; son of Harrison Floyd and Aremtia (Burgess)
Chambers; died 24 Oct 1937 at Stollings, WV; from valvular heart lesion; buried 26 Oct 1937 at
McConnell, WV; informant, Mrs. Georgie Chambers, Stollings, WV.


Lyddia Brooke Riffe

1. 1880 Census Logan Co, WV; Tridelphia District; taken on ___; Page 304C; Image 3 of 20;
Family #24.
Listed as Lyddia Riffe; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Gordon Riffe.
2. 1900 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 59B; Image 24 of 25;
Family #199/202.
Listed as Brook Riffe; age 22; born in Jan 1878 in WV; single; in household of father, Gordon Riffe.
3. 1910 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dingess Run; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 87B;
Image 6 of 18; Family #269/275.
Listed as Brook Rife; age 33; born in WV; single; in household of father, Gordon Riffe.
4. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry: Vol #__(1916); Page 64; Line 3; WV Archives Web Site.
Whitten Chambers; age 58; born in Logan Co, WV; single; merchant; living in Logan, WV; son of
Harrison and _______ (Burgess) Chambers; married on 26 Jan 1916 at Logan, WV; Brookie Riffe;
age 38; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; daughter of Gordon and Nan
(Buchanan) Riffe.
5. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as Brook Chambers; age 42; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Millard W. Chambers.
6. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 243A; Image
5 of 44; Family #48/49.
Listed as L. Brook Chambers; age 52; born in WV; married at 35; boarding house proprietor; head of
household.
7. Logan Co, WV; Death Certificate #11963; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Brook Chambers; age 70 yrs, 8 mons, 3 days; born 14 Jan 1878 in Logan Co, WV; widow;
retired; living at Logan, WV; daughter of Gordon and Nancy (Buchannon) Riffe; died 17 Sep 1948
in Logan WV; from a cerebral hemorrhage; buried 19 Sep 1948 in Logan Memorial Park, McConnel,
WV; informant, Woodroe Chambers, McConnell, WV.


Millard Earl Chambers

1. Logan Co, WV; Delayed Birth Certificate #7070; WV Archives Web Site.
Millard Earl Chambers; born 4 Nov 1909 in Logan, Logan Co, WV; son of Millard Whitten
and Lyda Brooke (Riffe) Chambers; issued 15 Aug 1961.
2. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as Earl Chambers; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Millard W. Chambers.


Woodrow Wilson Chambers

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as Woodrow Wilson Chambers; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Millard W. Chambers.
2. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as Woodrow W. Chambers; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Millard W. Chambers.


Frank Lee Chambers

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as Frank L. Chambers; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Millard W. Chambers.


Albert Sidney Chambers

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, Vol 11, page 608.
Logan District, page 006.
Listed as Albert S. Chambers, age 2, in household of father, Harrison
F. Chambers.
2. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry: Vol #__(1900); Page 20; Line 21; WV Archives Web Site.
A. Sidney Chambers; age 22; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer;son of Harrison and
Aramenta (Burgess) Chambers; married on 4 Jul 1900 in Logan Co, WV; Dixie Riffe; age 21; born
and living in Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of Gordon and Nancy (Buchanan) Riffe.
3. Logan Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1908); Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Sidney Chambers; married; farmer; died 14 Jan 1908 in Logan Co, WV; from TB.


Ophelia "Dixie" Riffe

1. 1880 Census Logan Co, WV; Tridelphia District; taken on ___; Page 304C; Image 3 of 20;
Family #24.
Listed as Offela Riffe; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Gordon Riffe.
2. 1900 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken on 28 Jun 1900; Page 59B; Image 24 of 25;
Family #199/202.
Listed as Dixie Riffe; age 19; born in Nov 1880 in WV; single; in household of father, Gordon Riffe.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry: Vol #__(1900); Page 20; Line 21; WV Archives Web Site.
A. Sidney Chambers; age 22; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer;son of Harrison and
Aramenta (Burgess) Chambers; married on 4 Jul 1900 in Logan Co, WV; Dixie Riffe; age 21; born
and living in Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of Gordon and Nancy (Buchanan) Riffe.


Thaddeus Hassel Chambers

1. Logan Co, Birth Registry; Vol #__(1907); WVArchives Web Site.
Thaddus Hassil Chambers; born 2 Nov 1907 in Logan Co, WV; parents; A.S. and Dixie Chambers.
2. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as Hassie Chambers; age 13; born in WV; in household of uncle, Millard W. Chambers.
3. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as Hassie Chambers; age 21; born in WV; single; apprentis machanist; in household of uncle,
Millard W. Chambers.


Millard Whitten Chambers

1. Logan Co, WV; Transcribed Birth Records; Page 17; Line #35; WV Archives Web Site.
Millard W. (Chambers); born 9 Oct 1856 in Logan Co, WV; son of H.F. and Araminta Chambers.
2. 1870 Census, Logan Co, WV, Logan District, page 526A, Family #121.
Listed as Millard W. Chambers, age 14, in household of father, Harrison F.
Chambers.
3.1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, Vol 11, page 608.
Logan District, page 006.
Listed as Milias T.M.? Chambers, age 23, in household of father, Harrison
F. Chambers.
4. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry: Vol #__(1916); Page 64; Line 3; WV Archives Web Site.
Whitten Chambers; age 58; born in Logan Co, WV; single; merchant; living in Logan, WV; son of
Harrison and _______ (Burgess) Chambers; married on 26 Jan 1916 at Logan, WV; Brookie Riffe;
age 38; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living in Logan Co, WV; daughter of Gordon and Nan
(Buchanan) Riffe.
5. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Logan; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 268A; Image 3 of 34;
Family #31/33.
Listed as M.W. Chambers; age 63; born in WV; married; grocery merchant; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as M. Whitten Chambers; age 73; born in WV; married at 60; no listed occupation; head of
household.
7. Logan Co, WV; Death Certificate #14615; WV Archives Web Site.
Millard Whitten Chambers; age 81 yrs, 0 mons, 15 days; born 9 Oct 1856 in WV; married, husband of
Georgie Limar; retired; farmer; living at Stollings, WV; son of Harrison Floyd and Aremtia (Burgess)
Chambers; died 24 Oct 1937 at Stollings, WV; from valvular heart lesion; buried 26 Oct 1937 at
McConnell, WV; informant, Mrs. Georgie Chambers, Stollings, WV.


Georgia Carol Bryant

1. 1930 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Stollings Village; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 246A; Image
11 of 44; Family #98/99.
Listed as Georgia C. Linkous; age 55; born in WV; married at 17; servant; in household of Millard W. Chambers.


Lou Ellen Cottle

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by;
B. Walls; 14 Jun 2014.
Lou Ellen Cottle Brewster; born in 1929; died in 1973; buried here; headstone photo shown; "SISTER".


James Zeb Bridgeman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7533; WV Archives Web Site.
James Zeb Bridgeman; age 68; born 28 Feb 1883 in VA; married; retired miner; living at Havaco, WV;
son of Marion and Cora C. (Spangler) Bridgeman; died 11 Jun 1951 in Welch Emergency Hospital,
Welch, WV; from an acute heart failure with pneumonia; buried 13 jun 1951 in Iaeger Memorial; informant,
Bertha Bridgeman.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 21 Dec 2013.
James Zeb Bridgeman; born 28 Feb 1883; died 11 Jun 1951; buried here; no gave marker photo shown.


George Bridgeman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9263; WV Archives Web Site.
George Bridgeman; age 15 yrs, 10 mons, 11 days; born 31 Aug 1915 in Chilhowie, VA; school boy;
living at Havaco, WV; son of J.Z. and Bertha (Cross) Bridgeman; died 12 Jul 1931 at Welch, WV; from
head injury; hit by a freight train; buried 13 Jul 1931 at Roderfield, WV; informant, J.Z. Bridgeman,
Havaco, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 21 Dec 2013.
George Bridgeman; born 31 Aug 1915; died 12 Jul 1931; buried here; no photos shown.


Roberta Wilma Bright

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9191; WV Archives Web Site.
Roberta Wilma Bright; age 8 mons, 24 days; born 3 Nov 1944 in Roderfield, WV; living at Roderfield, WV;
daughter of Robert William and Evalyn (Bell) Bright; died 28 jul 1945; died on way to hospital in Welch, WV;
from lobar pneumonia; buried 30 Jul 1945 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Evalyn Bright,
Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 14 Apr 2013.
Roberta Wilma Bright; born 3 Nov 1944; died 28 Jul 1945; buried here; no grave marker photos shown.


Samuel Augustus Bright Sr

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Samuel A. Bright; age 9; born in WV in Mar 1891; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.
2. Putnam Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 234; WV Archives Web Site.
Augustus Bright; age 22; born in Mason Co, WV; living in Putnam Co, WV; married on 23 Apr 1913 at
Winfield, WV; Myrtle Page age 16; born and living in Putnam Co, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9302; WV Archives Web Site.
S.A. Bright; age 40 estimated; born in Putnam (sic, Mason) Co, WV; married; husband of Myrtle Page;
fire boss in coal mine; living at Havaco, WV; son of M.M. and Matilda (Carpenter) Bright; died 19 Jul 1934
in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from a fractured skull with contusions and lacerations from injuries when mine
cars collided in mine of New River Pocahontas Coal Co; buried 22 Jul 1934 at Roderfield, WV; informant,
Mrs, S.A. Bright, Havaco, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 14 Apr 2013.
S. Augustus Bright; born in 1894; died 19 Jul 1934; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 1 Dec 2014.
Samuel A. Bright; born 3 Mar 1892; died 20 (sic 19, per death certificate ) Jul 1934; buried here; headstone
photo shown; "OUR LOVED ONE".
(Duplicte memorial to Ref 4)


Myrtle Page

1. Putnam Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 234; WV Archives Web Site.
Augustus Bright; age 22; born in Mason Co, WV; living in Putnam Co, WV; married on 23 Apr 1913 at
Winfield, WV; Myrtle Page age 16; born and living in Putnam Co, WV.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Erin; E.D. 24-37; taken on 15-16 Apr 1940;
Page 753A; Image of 35; Household #141.
Listed as Myrtle Bright; age 41; born in WV; widow; 8th grade education; lived in DE on 1 Apr 1935; head
of household.


Vivian Bright

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Erin; E.D. 24-37; taken on 15-16 Apr 1940;
Page 753A; Image of 35; Household #141.
Listed as Vivian Bright; age 19; born in WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; lived in DE on 1 Apr 1935; in
household of mother, Myrtle Page Bright.


Samuel Augustus Bright Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Erin; E.D. 24-37; taken on 15-16 Apr 1940;
Page 753A; Image of 35; Household #141.
Listed as Augustus Bright; age 14; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in DE on
1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Myrtle Page Bright.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Samuel A. Bright; born 18 Dec 1925; died 26 oct 1977' buried here; grave marker photo shown; "F 1
US NAVY WORLD WAR II".


Mathew M. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Mathew M. Bright; age 46; born in WV in 1854; married 22 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Matilda Carpenter

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Matilda Bright; age 39; born in WV in Feb 1861; married 22 yrs; 13 children, 11 living; in household
of husband, Mathew M. Bright.


John W. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as James W. Bright; age 21; born in WV in Jul 1878; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Jessie M. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Jessie M. Bright; age 18; born in WV in Mar 1882; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Melissa A. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Malissa A. Bright; age 16; born in WV in Jan 1884; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Luvina S. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Luvina S. Bright; age 13; born in WV in Jan 1887; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Robert H. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Robert H. Bright; age 10; born in WV in Dec 1889; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Rosa B. F. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Rosa B. F. Bright; age 7; born in WV in Mar 1893; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Worthy S. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Worthy S. Bright; age 5; born in WV in Jan 1895; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


James A. Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as James A. Bright; age 3; born in WV in Mar 1897; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Alberta Bright

1. 1900 Census, Putnam Co, WV; Teays Valley District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 137A; Image 25 of 43;
Family #216/218.
Listed as Alberta Bright; age less than 1 mon; born in WV in May 1900; in household of father, Mathew M. Bright.


Luther William Wade

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; leckie; E.D. 24-11; taken on 22 Apr 1940; Page 215A;
Image 47 of 58; Household #411.
Listed as Luther Wade; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Earnest W. Wade.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Luther William Wade 76, of Iaeger, WV, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 in Princeton Community Hospital in Princeton, WV.

"Luther was born January 9, 1939, in Leckie, WV, a son of the late Ernest and Ruth Sizemore Wade. He was employed as a welder and a member of the Horse Creek Church of the Living God.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Carol and Maxine Wade, one brother, John D. (J.D.) Wade, and a grandson, Eric Lockhart.

"Survivors include his wife of 26 years, Ruby Wade of the home; two sons, Luther Wade, Jr. of Iowa and Ronnie Kyle Wade of Illinois: four sisters, Ruby Collins of Litwar, Helen Tolnay of Plano, TX, Inez Koker of Carmi, IL, and Brenda Haley of Little Rock, AR; four brothers, Ervin (Buddy) Wade of Little Rock, AR, Sherman Wade of Steeles, WV, Earsel (Jabo) Wade of Hurricane, WV, and Ernest (June Bug) Wade of Iaeger, WV; one grandson; and two granddaughters. Additional survivors include an additional son, Darrell Lockhart of Bluefield, WV, a granddaughter, Angela Beaver and husband Todd of York, SC; and a great granddaughter, Madison Beaver also of York, SC; a special niece, Chasity Leann Bailey of Patrick Springs, VA; special kids, Kelton McNeely and Treven McNeely; and numerous nieces and nephews.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 12 noon with Pastor Paul Caudill and Assistant Pastor Steven Matney officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Iaeger Memorial Cemetery at Roderfield, ..."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 27 Mar 2015.
Luther William Wade; born 9 Jan 1939; died 25 Mar 2015; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
personal photo and obit posted.