McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


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.


Ruby Louise 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 Ruby Wade; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Earnest W. Wade.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ruby Louise Collins, 78, of Litwar, WV, passed away, Monday, April 13, 2015 at her residence following a long illness.

"Ruby was born April 30, 1936, in Leckie, WV, a daughter of the late Ernest and Ruth Sizemore Wade. She was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Top Baptist Church on Premier Mountain near Welch, WV.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters, Carol and Maxine Wade and two brothers, John D. "J. D." Wade and Luther Wade.

"Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Roosevelt Collins of the home; two daughters, Ruth Lynn Morgan and husband Stanley of Johnnycake and Teresa Gaye Collins of Iaeger; two sons, Rickey Collins and wife Karen of Davy and Teddy Ray Collins and wife Betty of Iaeger; three sisters, Helen Tolnay of Plano, TX, Inez Duvall of Carmi, IL, and Brenda Haley of Little Rock, AR; four brothers, Ervin "Buddy" Wade of Little Rock, AR, Sherman Wade of Steeles, Earsel "Jabo" Wade of Hurricane, and Ernest "June Bug" Wade of Iaeger; two grandchildren, five step grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 17, 2015, at 11 o'clock with Reverend Ralph Steele, Reverend Thurman Belcher and Speaker Harless Collins officiating at the Mt. Top Baptist Church on Premier Mountain near Welch. Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Memorial Park at Bluewell..."


Helen Wade

1. US Public Records Index, Vol 2; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Helen W. Tolnay; born 23 Jun 1940; living at 3400 W. Park Blvd, Plano, TX 75075.


William K. Koker

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name William K Koker
Residence Date 01 Aug 1998-19 May 2008
Residence Place Carmi, Illinois, United States
Birth Date 08 Dec 1942
Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
Address Date 01 Aug 1998-19 May 2008
2nd Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
2nd Address Date 01 Jul 1997
3rd Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
3rd Address Date 01 Sep 1993-31 Dec 1996
Record Number 243102020"


Inez Wade

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Inez M Koker
Also Known As Inez M Roher
Residence Date 17 Jul 2001
Residence Place Carmi, Illinois, United States
Birth Date 25 Jan 1942
Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
Address Date 17 Jul 2001
2nd Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
2nd Address Date 01 Sep 1999
3rd Address Carmi, Illinois 62821
3rd Address Date 01 Jun 1993-01 Feb 1999
Record Number 243102060"


James B. Haley

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name James B Haley
Also Known As James G Haley
2nd Also Known As Name James Gaston Haley
Residence Date 02 Aug 2005-15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Ward, Arkansas, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1953
Address Ward, Arkansas 72176
Address Date 02 Aug 2005-15 Nov 2007
2nd Address Cabot, Arkansas 72023
2nd Address Date 01 Feb 1995-01 Jun 2000
3rd Address North Little Rock, Arkansas 72116
3rd Address Date 01 Sep 1993
4th Address North Little Rock, Arkansas 72124
4th Address Date 01 Feb 1991-01 Dec 1993
Possible Relatives Brandon L Haley, Brian Haley, Brenda Kaye Haley, Christina M Haley, Kelly Dawn Haley, Linda L Hensley, Shane D Haley, Shane Dean Haley
Record Number 14423077"


Brenda Kaye Wade

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Brenda Kaye Haley
Residence Date 11 Aug 2005-15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Ward, Arkansas, United States
Birth Date 10 Oct 1950
Address Ward, Arkansas 72176
Address Date 11 Aug 2005-15 Nov 2007
2nd Address Cabot, Arkansas 72023
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1996
3rd Address Cabot, Arkansas 72023
3rd Address Date 01 Sep 1988-01 Oct 2000
Possible Relatives Brandon L Haley, Christina M Haley, James B Haley, James Gaston Haley, Shane D Haley, Shane Dean Haley
Record Number 14423084"


John Routh Bowie II

1. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Wilkesboro; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 132A; Family #4/4.
Listed as John R. Bowie; age 2; born in LA; in household of mother, Francis (Calloway) Bowie.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Calloway Cemetery; West Jefferson, Ashe Co, NC; submitted by Sparhawk
29 Dec 2012.. (Physical location of this cemetery is on NC 163 at New River bridge)
John Routh Bowie; born 10 Jun 1878; died unknown; buried here; triple headstone photo shown with
wife, Annie Smith Bowie and sister, Mary Virginia Bowie.


Annie Smith

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Calloway Cemetery; West Jefferson, Ashe Co, NC; submitted by Gary McMillan
20 Mar 2011; maintained by Chet Walker, (Physical location of this cemetery is on NC 163 at New River bridge)
Annie Smith Bowie; born 14 Feb 1871; died unknown; buried here; triple headstone photo shown with
husband, John R. Bowie and sister-in-law, Mary Virginia Bowie.


James Calloway Bowie

1. 1870 Census, Tensas Parish, LA; Hard Times Ledg?, LA Post Office; taken on 9 Jul 1870; Page 190A;
Family #201/212.
Listed as J.C. Bowie; age 4; born in NC; in household of father, John R. Bowie.
2. 1880 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Wilkesboro; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 132A; Family #4/4.
Listed as James C. Bowie; age 14; born in NC; in household of mother, Francis (Calloway) Bowie.
3. 1900 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Obids Township; taken on 30 Jun 1900; Page 149A; Family #404/407.
Listed as James Bowie; age 34; born in NC in Oct 1865; single; farmer; head of household.
4. Ashe Co, Marriage Records; LDS Web Site.
J.C. Bowie married on 21 Aug 1903 in Ashe Co, NC; Ada Faw.
5. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; on 28 Apr 1910; Page 41B; Image 19 of 32; Family #143/143.
Listed as James C. Bowie; age 42; born in NC; married twice, last time for 3 yrs; farm laborer; odd jobs;
head of household.
6. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Obids Township; taken on 16/19 Jan 1920; Page 147B; Image 10 of 18;
Family #91/91.
Listed as James C. Bowie; age 54; born in NC; married; farmer; head of household.
7. 1940 Census, Burke Co, NC; Morganton Township; State Hospital for Insane; E.D. 12-19; taken on 19 Apr 1940;
Image 43 of 66; Line #36.
Listed as James C. Bowie; age 63; born in NC; widowed; 8th grade education; lived in Ashe Co, Nc on 1 Apr 1935;
inmate.
8. Burke Co, NC; Death Certificate #194; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James C. Bowie; age 82; single; born in 1865 in LA; living at West Jefferson, NC; son od John R. and Francis
(Calloway) Bowie; died 2 Jan 1947 in the State Hospital, Morganton, NC; from cardio-renal disease; spent
19 yrs in hospital; removed 2 Jan 1947 to Ashe Co, NC.
9. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Calloway Cemetery; West Jefferson, Ashe Co, NC; submitted by Gary McMillan;
20 Mar 2011; maintained by Chet Walker. (Physical location of this cemetery is on NC 163 at New River bridge)
James Calloway Bowie; born 17 Oct 1865; died 2 Jan 1947; buried here; headstone photo shown; "Son of
John and Francis (Calloway) Bowie.


Lessie Virginia Delp

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; on 28 Apr 1910; Page 41B; Image 19 of 32; Family #143/143.
Listed as Lessie Bowie; age 26; born in VA; married once for 3 yrs; 1 child, 1 living; in household of husband,
James C. Bowie.
2. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Obids Township; taken on 16/19 Jan 1920; Page 147B; Image 10 of 18;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Lessie Bowie; age 35; born in VA; in household of husband, James C. Calloway.


Robert Contee Bowie

1. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Elk Creek District; on 28 Apr 1910; Page 41B; Image 19 of 32; Family #143/143.
Listed as Robert C. Bowie; age 1 yr, 11 mons; born in VA; in household of father, James C. Bowie.
2. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Obids Township; taken on 16/19 Jan 1920; Page 147B; Image 10 of 18;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Robert Bowie; age 11; born in NC (sic, VA); in household of father, James C. Bowie.


Matilda Jane "Rose Bud" Bowie

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Glendale Springs, Ashe Co, NC;
submitted by Rich Kreiss; 25 May 2009.
Matilda Jane Bowie; born 12 Jul 1911 in NC; died 12 Dec 1914 in Glendale Springs, NC; buried here;
headstone photo shown; "Daughter of James and Lessie V. (Delp) Bowie".


Mary Caroline Bowie

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Glendale Springs, Ashe Co, NC;
submitted by Gary McMillan; 17 May 2012; maintained by Chet Walker.
Mary Caroline Bowie; born and died in 1913 in Glendale Springs, NC; buried here; "Daughter of James
C. Bowie; 1st grave".


Roy Delp Bowie

1. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Obids Township; taken on 16/19 Jan 1920; Page 147B; Image 10 of 18;
Family #91/91.
Listed as Roy Bowie; age 10 mons; born in VA (sic?, NC?); in household of father, James C. Bowie.


Martha Elizabeth Rice

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 1151A;
Image 3 of 64; Household #22.
Listed as Martha Rice; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Cleveland S. Rice.