McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


Alafair Louise Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as Alfair Blankenship; age 20; born in VA; single; in household of mother, with child, Nola Lee
Blankenship.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. Page 765A; Image 26 of 57;
Household #197.
Listed as Alafair Blankenship; age 26; born in VA; divorced; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Lula Blankinship.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 320; WV Archives Web Site.
Ralph William Burge; age 42; born in Fremont, OH; widowed; living at Marianna, WV; married on
31 May 1958 at Jolo, WV; Alafair Louise Smith; age 43; born in Buchanan Co, VA; widow; living at Jolo, WV.
4. NC Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Alafair Blankenship Burge
[Alafair Blankenship Blankenship]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 234920487
Father's Last Name: Blankenship
Age: 82
Date of Birth: 3 Apr 1914
Residence County: Forsyth
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 25 Dec 1996
Death County: Forsyth
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: No
Institution: Home
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1993-96"
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Alafair Burge; born 3 Apr 1913 (conflicts with other references); died 25 Dec 1996; last residence,
Tobaccoville, Forsyth Co, NC; card issued in WV
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; no memorial;
picture of garve stone submitted by B. Walls; 20 Dec 2014
Alafair B; born 3 Apr 1914; no death date shown; not buried here; double headstone shown with 2nd husband,
Samuel Center Smith.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery; Tobaccoville, Forsyth Co, NC; submitted
by Ernest and Suzy Bowles; 21 Apr 2014.
Alafair L. Burge; born 3 Apr 1914; died 25 Dec 1996; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Robert Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. Page 765A; Image 26 of 57;
Household #197.
Listed as Robert Blankenship; age 1; born in WV; in household of grandmother, Lula Blankinship,
with mother, Alafair.


Charles R. Morgan

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco Road; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page
75B; Image 22 of 47; Family #198/203.
Listed as Charles R. Morgan; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Willard D. Morgan.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 259; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles R. Morgan; age 22; born at Davy, WV; single; living at Asco, WV; married on 12 Aug 1946 at
Twin Branch, WV; Nola Lee Blankenship; age 16; born and living at Asco, WV; single; with consent of
Alafair Blankenship, mother of Nola Lee Blankenship.


Nola Lee Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as N. Lee Blankenship; age 4 months; born in WV; in household of grandmother, Lula Lewis Blankenship,
with mother, Alafair.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. Page 765A; Image 26 of 57;
Household #197.
Listed as Nola Blankenship; age 10; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandmother, Lula Blankinship, with mother, Alafair.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 259; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles R. Morgan; age 22; born at Davy, WV; single; living at Asco, WV; married on 12 Aug 1946 at
Twin Branch, WV; Nola Lee Blankenship; age 16; born and living at Asco, WV; single; with consent of
Alafair Blankenship, mother of Nola Lee Blankenship.


Phillip Scott Morgan

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #17280; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Phillip Scott Morgan; age 10 hrs; born and died 2 Aug 1950 in the Welch Emergency Hospital,
Welch, WV; premature birth; parents, Charles R. and Nola Lee (Blankenship) Morgan; buried
3 Aug 1950 at Davy, WV; informant, C.R. Morgan.


John Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 76B; Image 24 of 47;
Family #209/215.
Listed as John Blankenship; age 21; born in WV; single; motorman in coal mine; in household of mother,
Lula Lewis Blankenship.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 453; WV Archives Web Site.
John Blankenship; age 23; born in Buchanan Co, VA; living at Asco, WV; son of Mose Blankenship;
married on 16 May 1931 in Wyoming Co, WV; Nora Parks; age 18; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at
Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of Shade Parks; information given by Clarcy Parks, mother of girl.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6741; WV Archives Web Site.
Mr. John Blankenship; age 26; birth year and place unknown; married; employed by Atlantic Smokeless
Coal; living at Asco, WV; son of unknown parents; died 18 May 1938 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from
head injuries in auto accident at Davy, WV on 14 May 1938; buried 20 May 1938 in Asco Cemetery, Asco,
WV.


Nora Mae Parks

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 453; WV Archives Web Site.
John Blankenship; age 23; born in Buchanan Co, VA; living at Asco, WV; son of Mose Blankenship;
married on 16 May 1931 in Wyoming Co, WV; Nora Parks; age 18; born in Mingo Co, WV; living at
Wolf Pen, WV; daughter of Shade Parks; information given by Clarcy Parks, mother of girl.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #4680; WV Archives Web Site.
Nora Mae Patrick; age 40; born 17 Apr 1915 at Red jacket, WV; married; living at Davy, WV; daughter
of Shade and Clarey (Wooson, sic) Parks; died 28 Mar 1955 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to colon cancer; buried 1 Apr 1955 in Justice Cemetery; informant, John Blankenship.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B.Walls;
13 Jul 2013.
Nora mae Patrick; born 17 Apr 1916; died 28 Mar 1955; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"IN LOVING MEMORY".


Emmett Fletcher Brown Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 017999; WV Archives Web Site.
Emmett Fletcher Brown, Sr; age 83; born 4 Jan 1885 in Bed Mtn, VA; widowed; retired from lumber
company; living at Yukon, WV; son of Robert Riley Bailey (sic, George Riley Brown) and Francis Bailey
(sic, Mary Francis Grant); died 30 Dec 1967 at Yukon, WV; from an acute coronary thrombosis; buried
1 Jan 1968 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Bettie Ledford, Yukon, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Nancy Eden; 8 Sep 2013; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Emmett Fletcher Brown, Sr; born 4 Jan 1884; died 30 Dec 1967; buried here; triple headstone photo
shown with wife Nannie Arabelle Brown and son, George W. Brown.


Nannie Arabelle Garlick

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 015833; WV Archives Web Site.
Nannie A. Brown; age 69; born 12 Feb 1893 in Shawsville, VA; married; living at Yukon, WV; daughter
of Field amd Adaline (Craighead) Garlic; died 13 oct 1962 in Yukon, WV; from a coronary thrombosis;
buried 16 Oct 1962 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Emmitt F. Brown, Yukon, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 28 Nov 2011; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Nannie A. Garlic Brown; born13 Feb 1893; died 13 Oct 1962; buried here; triple headstone photo
shown with husband, Emmett Fletcher Brown, Sr and son, George W. Brown.


George W. Brown

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
George W, Brown; born 27 Sep 1913; died 6 sep 1968; buried here; triple headstone photo
shown with parents, Emmett Fletcher Brown, Sr and Nannie Arabelle Garlic Brown.


Oscar Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Oscar Brown; age 43; born in OH; married; coal miner; head of household.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Oscar Brown; age 55; born in OH; married at 24; coal loader in mine; head of household.


Edna Glass

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Edna Brown; age 40; born in OH; married; in household of husband, Oscar Brown.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Edna Brown; age 51; born in OH; married at 19; in household of husband, Oscar Brown.


Clifford Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Clifford Brown; age 18; born in OH; coal miner; in household of father, Oscar Brown.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Cliford Brown; age 30; born in OH; divorced; loader in coal mine; in household of father,
Oscar Brown.


Albert Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Ab Brown; age 17; born in OH; trapper in coal mine; in household of father, Oscar Brown.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Albert Brown; age 28; born in OH; single; loader in coal mine; in household of father,
Oscar Brown.


Audra Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Audra Brown; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown; twin of Eugene.


Harold Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Harold Brown; age 3 yrs, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Harold Brown; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown.


Irene Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Irene Brown; age 2 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown; twin of Eugene.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Irene Brown; age 22 (sic, 12); born in WV; single; in household of father, Oscar Brown.


Eugene D. Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Eugene Brown; age 2 yrs, 3 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown; twin of Irene
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 207B; Image 30 of 75; Family #254/270.
Listed as Eugene Brown; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #17656; WV Archives Web Site.
Eugene Brown; age 23; born at Hensley, WV; married; miner; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Oscar and Edna (Glass) Brown, both born in Jackson Co, OH; died 19 Dec 1941
in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from chrushing injuries to chest and lung; caught by mine
car; buried; 21 Dec 1941 at Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Eugene D. Brown; born 26 Sep 1917; died 19 Dec 1941; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Bertha Brown

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 13 jan 1920; Page 219A; Image
13 of 17; Family #164/168.
listed as Bertha Brown; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Oscar Brown; twin of Eugene.


Lee Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Lee Brown; age 44; born in VA; married once for 23 yrs; black; farm laborer; working out;
head of household.


Julia

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Julia Brown; age 38; born in VA; married once for 23 yrs; black; 11 children; 10 living;
laundress, working out; in household of husband, Lee Brown.
2. 1920 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 22 Jan 1920; Page 94B; Image 22 of 30;
Family #194/195.
Listed as Julia Brown; age 52; born in VA; widow; black; laundress for private family; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Thorpe; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 110B; Image
2 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Julia Brown; age 59; born in VA; widow; black; in household of son, David Brown.


Charles Brown

1. Pulaski Co, VA; Births, 1853-1893; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Brown; born 15 jan 1891 in Pulaski Co, VA; black; male; parents, Lee and Julia Brown.
1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Charles Brown; age 19; born in VA; black; single; iron miner; in household of father, Lee Brown.


James Brown

1. Pulaski Co, VA; Births, 1853-1893; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Brown; born 3 Mar 1893 in Pulaski Co, VA; black; male; parents, Lee and Julia Brown.
2. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as James Brown; age 17; born in VA; black; single; iron miner; in household of father, Lee Brown.


Louis Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Louis Brown; age 15; born in VA; black; farm laborer; in household of father, Lee Brown.


Walter Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Walter Brown; age 14; born in VA; black; farm laborer; in household of father, Lee Brown.
2. Pulaski Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #122; 5 Jun 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Brown; age 21; born 11 Mar 1897 in Pulaski Co, VA; living at Delton (sp?), VA; single; Negro;
laborer in coal mine for Va. Iron Coal & Coke Co at Allisonia, VA; short with slender build; black eyes
and black hair.


Fred Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Fred Brown; age 12; born in VA; black; in household of father, Lee Brown.


David Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as David Brown; age 3; born in VA; black; in household of father, Lee Brown.
2. 1920 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 22 Jan 1920; Page 94B; Image 22 of 30;
Family #194/195.
Listed as David Brown; age12; born in VA; black; farm laborer; in household of mother, Julia Brown.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Thorpe; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 110B; Image
2 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as David Brown; age 22; born in VA; single; black; teamster for coal company; head of household.


Harry Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Harry Brown; age 1 mon; born in VA; black; in household of father, Lee Brown.


John Edwin Brown

1. 1920 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 22 Jan 1920; Page 94B; Image 22 of 30;
Family #194/195.
Listed as John E. Brown; age 9; born in VA; black; in household of mother, Julia brown..
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Thorpe; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 110B; Image
2 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Edwin Brown; age 19; born in VA; single; black; car dropper at coal tipple; in household
of brother, David Brown.


Hastin Hammil Brown

1. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Hastin Brown; age 5; born in VA; black; in household of father, Lee Brown.
2. 1920 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 22 Jan 1920; Page 94B; Image 22 of 30;
Family #194/195.
Listed as Hasting Brown; age16; born in VA; black; farm laborer; in household of mother, Julia Brown.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Thorpe; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 110B; Image
2 of 22; Family #17/17.
Listed as Hasten Brown; age 25; born in VA; single; Negro; section hand on railroad; in household of
brother, David Brown.
4. 1940 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Meadow Bluff District; Anjean; E.D. 13-23; taken on 8 Apr 1940;
Page 310B; Image 8 of 38; Household #308.
Listed as hasten Brown; age 36; born in VA; single; boarder; Negro; 6th grade education; lived in
Gary, McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; no listed occupation; in household of Wortte McKinley.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 403; WV Archives Web Site.
Hasten H. Brown; age 42; born in Pulaski Co, VA; single; colored; living at Maitland, WV; married on
9 Nov 1947 at Thorpe, WV; Clara Mae Johnson; age 23; born at Isaban, WV; single; colored; living
at maitland, WV.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #1790; WV Archives Web Site.
Hasten Brown; age 51; born in Nov 1904 in Allisonia, VA; married; Negro; coal miner; living at
Lorado, Logan Co, WV; son of Lee and Julia Brown; died 8 Feb 1956 in the Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, WV; from cardiovascular disease with hypertension and third stage silicosis;
buried 13 Feb 1956 in Iaeger Memorial; informant Clara Mae Brown.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 30 Dec 2013.
Hasten Hammil Brown; born in 1904; died in 1956; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Clara Mae Johnson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 403; WV Archives Web Site.
Hasten H. Brown; age 42; born in Pulaski Co, VA; single; colored; living at Maitland, WV; married on
9 Nov 1947 at Thorpe, WV; Clara Mae Johnson; age 23; born at Isaban, WV; single; colored; living
at maitland, WV.


Robert G. Brown

1. Pulaski Co, VA; Births, 1853-1893; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Brown; born 10 Sep 1888 in Pulaski Co, VA; black; male; parents, Lee and Julia Brown.
2. 1910 Census, Pulaski Co, VA; Newbern District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 102A; Image 27 of 35;
Family #235/236.
Listed as Robert Brown; age 21; born in VA; black; single; iron miner; in household of father, Lee Brown.
3. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Brown; age 25; born in Pulaski Co, VA; single; black; son of Lee and J. Brown; married on 2 Jun
1914 in Pulaski Co, VA; Annie Redd.