McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Madison "Willie" Bryant Jr

1. 1920 Census McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; taken on 9/10 Jan 1920; Page
214B; Image 3 of 17; Family #73/76.
Listed as William Bryant, Jr; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Bryant.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
William "Willie" Bryant, II; born in 1911; died in 1967; buried here; headstone photo shown.


William S. Bryson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5232; WV Archives Web Site.
William Bryson; age 30 yrs, 19 days; single; coal loader in mine; living at Capels, WV; son of
W.F. and Ethel (Pruitt) Bryson; died 23 Apr 1938 in the Welch Hotel, Welch, WV; from phenal
poisioning; buried 26 Apr 1938 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Altha Proctor, Lupton City, TN.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 14 Dec 2013.
William S. Bryson; born in 1908; died in 1938; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Oscar Honaker

1.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Havaco; E.D. 24-4; taken on 7 May 1940; Page 72B;
Image 16 of 30; Household #118.
Listed as Oscar Honaker; age 30; born in VA; married; 4th grade education; lived in Pocahontas, Tazewell
Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; in household of brother-in-law, William G. Burchett.


Georgia Burchett

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 15A;
Image 28 of 53; Family #252/266.
Listed as Georgia Burchett; age 6; born in VA; in household of father, Josh H. Burchett.
2.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Havaco; E.D. 24-4; taken on 7 May 1940; Page 72B;
Image 16 of 30; Household #118.
Listed as Georgia Honaker; age 24; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in Pocahontas, Tazewell
Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of brother, William G. Burchett, with husband and child.


Bobby Honaker

1.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Havaco; E.D. 24-4; taken on 7 May 1940; Page 72B;
Image 16 of 30; Household #118.
Listed as Bobby Honaker; age 10; born in VA; married; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in
Pocahontas, Tazewell Co, VA on 1 Apr 1935; in household of uncle, William G. Burchett, with parents.


Beeda Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Vevia Jenny; age 3; born in Apr 1897 in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Beda Janney; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Beeda Burchett; age 22; born in WV; widow; in household of father, Fleming Janney, with child,
Grade Burchett.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 32; born in WV; married at 24; in household of husband, Walter Craig.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 39; born in WV; divorced; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; head of household.


Grade Burchett

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Grady Burchett; age 1; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Clemets Janney, with mother
Beeda Burchett.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Burchurt Craig (sic, Grade Burchett); age 11; born in WV; in household of step-father, Walter Craig.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Grade Burchett; age 21; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.
4. US WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Grade Burchett; born in 1919; enlisted on 22 Jul 1942 at Huntington, WV as Private; 1 yr HS education;
semiskilled miner, mac; single; without dependents; 70" tall; 151 lbs.
5. US Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Grade Burchett; born 26 Jan 1919; died 4 Jan 1946 in service in Pacific Area; Serial #35437684; Technician,
5th Grade; Co. B; 62 nd Signal Batalion; Signal Corps; send to E.F. Hopkins, Superintendent, Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; applicant: Mrs. Beeda Craig, Davy, WV; 9 Mar 1949.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Grade Burchett; born 26 Jan 1919; died 4 Jan 1946; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "WEST VIRGINIA
TEC5 62 SIG BN WORLD WAR II'.


Walter Evans Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Walter Craig; age 44; born in VA; married at 35; carpenter for contracting firm; head of household.


Beeda Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Vevia Jenny; age 3; born in Apr 1897 in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Beda Janney; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Beeda Burchett; age 22; born in WV; widow; in household of father, Fleming Janney, with child,
Grade Burchett.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 32; born in WV; married at 24; in household of husband, Walter Craig.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Beeda Craig; age 39; born in WV; divorced; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; head of household.


David Mason Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as David C. Craig; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as David M. Craig; age 18; born in WV; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
helper on C.C.C. telephone line construction; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 013128; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
David Mason Craig; age 45; born 21 Nov 1921 at Gate, WV; married; state road commission employee;
served in WW II; SS#236-26-1673; son of Walter Evans and Beeda (Janney) Craig; died 9 Sep 1967 in
Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from cirrohosis of liver with gall hemorrhage and heatic coma; buried 12 Sep
1967 in Iaeger memorial, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jan 2015.
David Craig; born 21 Nov 1921; died 9 Sep 1967; buried here; grave maker photo shown; "WEST VIRGINIA
PFC CO G 10 INFANTRY WORLD WAR II BSM PH".


Ellen Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Ellen Craig; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Ellen Craig; age 16; born in WV; 2 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.


Gail Craig

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; Bridge Street; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 39; Family #332/432.
Listed as Gail Craig; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Walter Craig.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Jenny; E.D. 24-35; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 713B?; Image 43 of 57; Household #331.
Listed as Gail Craig; age 13; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Beeda Craig.


Fleming F.F. Janney

1. 1870 Census, Pike Co, KY; District 1; Piketon PO; taken on 7 Jun 1870; Page 9B; Image 18 of 42;
Family #110/110.
Listed as Flemming F.F. Janney; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, Creed Janney.
2. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Fleming Jenny; age 37; born in Aug 1862 in TN; married 20 yrs; day laborer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Fleum Janney; age 45; born in TN; married once for 28 yrs; coal miner; head of household.
(Father born in PA; mother in KY)
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Clements Janney; age 58; born in TN; married; night watchman in coal mine; head of
household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1938); Browns Creek District; Page 228; WV Archives Web Site.
Flem Janney; age 77 yrs, 3 mons, 19 days; born in Bristol, TN; married; retired; son of Creed and Maudie
(Rauant, sp?) Janney; died 5 Dec 1938; from heart failure, infirmaties of old age; informant, Mrs. Flem Janney.


Sarah Luellen Johnson

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Sarah Jenny; age 36; born in Mar 1864 in WV; married 20 yrs; 6 children; all living; housekeeper;
in household of husband, Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Sarah J. Janney; age 44; born in WV; married once for 28 yrs; 6 children; all living; in household
of husband, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as Sarah Janney; age 57; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Clements Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13628; WV Archives Web Site.
Sarah Luellen Janney; age 79 yrs, 7 mons, 19 days; born 6 Mar 1862 in Lawrence Co, KY; widow of
Flem Janney; living at Mohegan, WV; daughter of unknown parents; died 25 Oct 1941 at Mohegan, WV;
from bronchial pneumonia due to old age; buried; 26 Oct 1941 at Big Jenny, WV; informant, Charles Eden,
Premier, WV.


Christopher C. Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as Christopher C. Jenny; age 13; born in Sep 1886 in WV; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.


John Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as John Jenny; age 11; born in May 1889 in KY; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as John Janney; age 19; born in KY; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as John Janney; age 31; born in KY; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11680; WV Archives Web Site.
John Janney; age 63; born 29 Feb 1888 in Lawrence Co, KY; single; retired miner; living at Big Jenny,
WV; son of Flem and Sarah (Johnson) Janney; died 4 Sep 1952 in McDowell Co, WV; from cardiac
insufficency; due to chronic myocarditis; buried 6 Sep 1952 in Big Jenny Cemetery; informant, George
L. Janney.


David Janney

1. 1900 Census, Wayne Co, WV; Lincoln District; taken on 23 Jun 1900; Page 164A; Image 41 of 46;
Family #303/330.
Listed as David Jenny; age 7; born in Apr 1893 in WV; at school; in household of father,
Fleming Janney.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as David Janney; age 15; born in KY; driver in coal mine; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 9 Jan 1920; Page 263B;
Image 8 of 30; Family #70/70.
Listed as David Janney; age 26; born in WV; single; coal miner; in household of father, Fleming Janney.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 002137; WV Archives Web Site.
David Janney; age 78; born in _____; widowed; unemployed; served in WW I; SS# 234-14-2313; living
at Capels, WV; son of Flynn (sic, Flem) Janney and unknown mother; died 19 Jan 1964 on Peters Branch,
near Capels, WV; from neurogenic shock due to hemorrhage from gunshot wound to right tmple; suicide;
buried 22 Jan 1964 at Big Jenny, WVinformant, Mrs Patricia Tucker, Riverdale, MD.


Martha

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on ______; Page 224A; Image 27 of 32;
Family #285/301.
Listed as Martha Johnson; age 66; born in WV; widow; 4 children, all living in household of son-in-law,
Fleming Janney.


William Preston Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as William Burge; age 46; born in VA; married at 19; blacksmith for steam railroad; head
of household.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1936); Page 11; Line #6; WV Archives Web Site.
William Preston Burge; age 52 yrs, 5 mons, 20 days; born 28 Nov 1883 at Burks Garden, Tazewell
Co, VA; married; husband of Robert(a) Tuell; blacksmith for N&W Railway; son of John and Ella
(Kills) Burge; died 10 Apr 1936 in Bluefield, WV; due to acute heart dilatation; buried 12 Apr 1926
in Burks Garden, VA.; informant Mrs. W.P. Burge.


Edith Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as Edith Burge; age 14; born in VA; in household of father, William P. Burge.


James Burge

1. 1930 Census; Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; 612- 1/2 Raleigh Street; Bluefield; taken on
5 Apr 1930; Page 55A; Image 7 of 14; Family #54/73.
Listed as James Burge; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, William P. Burge.


Lewis Aubry Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Lewis Burge; age 33; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; laborer in coal mine; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14295; WV Archives Web Site.
Lewis Aubry Burge; age 34 yrs, 7 mons, 13 days; born 20 Feb 1908 in Burks Garden, VA; married;
husband of Sartha Parker, age 30; living at Bartley, WV; miner; SS# 235-07-6351; son of William
Preston and Orphia (Lambert) Burge; died 2 Oct 1942 in #3 Mines, Bartley, WV; from a slate fall
in mine; buried 4 Oct 1942 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, George Burge, Filbert, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Lewis Aubry Burge; born 20 Feb 1908; died 2 Oct 1942; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Dorothy Parker

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Dorothy Burge; age 27; born in VWV married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Lewis A. Burge..


George Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as George Burge; age 9; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Helen Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Hellen Burge; age 8; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Fred Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Fred Burge; age 7; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


June Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as June Burge; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Billy Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Billey Burge; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Mary Burge

1. 1940 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Grassy Creek Township; E.D. 5-8; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 65A;
Image 3 of 22; Household #27.
Listed as Mary Burge; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis A. Burge.


Lawrence Marcus Burgess

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #6989; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence M. Burgess; age 44 yrs, 3 mons, 18 days; born 30 Jan 1903 in Lawrenceville, OH; married;
husband of Bessie Duncan; age 40; miner; living at Black Eagle, WV; son of Albert and Julia Burgess;
died 18 May 1947 at Black Eagle, WV; from severed spinal cord due to gunshot wound; homicide; near
Corinne, WV; buried 21 May 1947 in cemetery at Roderfield; informant, Mrs. Bessie Burgess, Black Eagle, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Lawrence M. Burgess; born 30 Jan 1903; died 18 May 1947; buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown.


Eugene Duncan Burgess

1. US Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Eugene Duncan Burgess; born 23 May 1926; died 1 Mar 1945; enlicted 21 Jan 1942; Serial #497887;
Cpl, USMC, 25 Marine, 4 Marine Division; cemetery, Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; applicant, Bessie
Mae Burgess, North Tazewell, VA.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Mar 2013
Corp(oral) Eugene D. Burgess; born 23 May 1926; died 1 Mar 1945 buried here; headstone and grave marker
photos shown; "25TH MARINES, 4TH MARINE DIVISION".