McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Cecil R. Caperton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; 801 McDowell Street; taken
on 2 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Image 4 of 21; Family # 25/45.
Listed as Cecil Caperton; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; 78 Warden Street; E.D. 24-31; taken
on 5 Apr 1940; Page 623A; Image 13 of 26; Household #112.
Listed as Cecil Caperton; age 19; born in WV; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; pool room operator (with father); in household of father, James O. Caperton.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 9 Jan 2009.
Cecil R. Caperton; born in 1921; died in 1975; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Kathryn L.

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co, WV; submitted by
Patty Greene; 9 Jan 2009.
Kathryn L. Caperton; born in 1921; died in 1996; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Thomas Marlin Tuttle

1. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #11667; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas Marlin Tuttle; age 80 Yrs, 1 mon, 5 days; born 10 Aug 1875 in London, KY;
widowed; coal miner; SS# 232-14-8220; living on East Wayne Street, Bluefield, WV;
son of Dan and Nancy Tuttle; died 16 Sep 1955 in the Bluefield Sanitarium Hospital,
Bluefield, WV; from cirrhosis of liver; due to arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried 17 Sep
1955 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. W.I. Harmon, daughter.


Martha Crutchfield

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16319; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. T.M. Tuttle, Martha; age 69 yrs, 3 mons, 28 days; born 17 Aug 1875 in Claiborne
Co, TN; married; wife of Thomas Tuttle, age 67; living at Hemphill, WV; daughter of
John and Katherine (Owens) Crutchfield; died 15 Dec 1944 in Grace Hospital, Welch,
WV; from pylonephritis with uremia; buried 17 Dec 1944 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Jun 2014.
Martha Crutchfield Tuttle; born 17 Aug 1875; died 15 Dec 1944; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Jessie Belle Caperton

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on ____; Page 265A;
Image 12 of 30; Family #114/114.
Listed as Jessie Caperton; age 2; born in KY; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; 801 McDowell Street; taken
on 2 Apr 1930; Page 248B; Image 4 of 21; Family # 25/45.
Listed as Jessie Caperton; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
Beverly Aker; 14 Mar 2008.
Jessie Belle Caperton Mullins; born 20 May 1918; died 27 Feb 2008; buried here; personal photo shown.
"PRINCETON — Jessie Belle Caperton Mullins, 89, of the Princeton Health Care Center, formerly of Bluefield Avenue, Princeton and Welch, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at her residence.

"Born on May 20, 1918 in Hemphill, she was the daughter of the late James O. and Catherine Tuttle Caperton.

"She was a faithful member of the First Church of God in Bluefield, Welch and Princeton, where she was a member of the Adult Bible Sunday School Class. Mrs. Mullins taught primary-age Sunday School classes for many years in Bluefield and Welch churches. She was also a member of the "WCG" Women of the Church of God.

"She worked for Watson's Department Store in Welch in the 1970s for 9 years and for the Republican Committee registering voters and working election polls in McDowell County.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jess J. Mullins; two brothers, Albert and Cecil Caperton; three sisters, Mary Ingle, Iris Dillon and Edna French; two daughters-in-law, Rita Mullins and Ruth Anne Mullins; and one granddaughter, Dayle Anne Burge.

"Surviving: Five children, Jimmy Mullins and wife Ruth of Midlothian, Va., Douglas Mullins of Chesterfield, Va., Randall Mullins of Powhatan, Va., Sandra Drummond and husband Wesley of Springfield, Mo. and Lucinda Lambert and husband D.D. of Princeton; nine grandchildren, Selena, Deborah, Terri, Amanda, Michael, Donna, Daryl, Andy and Valerie; 16 great-grandchildren, Sarah, Anna, Katie, Gregory, Jeffrey, Michelle, Laura, Jack, Samuel, Caleb, Luke, Rebekah, Tyler, Emily, Nicholas and Katie; two great-great-grandchildren, MacKenzie and Donnie.

"A Service to Celebrate the Life of Jessie Mullins will be held Saturday, March 1, 2008 at 4:00 p.m. from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Charlie Shrewsbury, Pastor Randy Cline and Pastor Jeff Beckett officiating. Burial will follow in the Roselawn Memorial Gardens on the Courthouse Road in Princeton...."


Rufus Frankin Cardwell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'57 004888; WV Archives Web Site.
Rufus Franklin Cardwell; age 71; born 15 Apr 1885 in Stokes Co, NC; married; retired coal
miner; SS# 235-05-4364; living at English, WV; son of Richard and Nancy (Tilley) Cardwell;
died 7 Mar 1957 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from cardiac insufficiency due to arteriosclerotis
heart disease with far advanced pneumoconiosis; buried 10 Mar 1957 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Lena Cardwell, English.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 25 Feb 2014.
Rufus Franklin Cardwell; born 15 Apr 1885; died 7 Mar 1957; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN".


Thomas C. Carpenter

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas C. Carpenter; age 69; born in Axton, VA; divorced; colored; living at Elbert, WV;
married on 23 Jan 1956 at Isaban, WV; Pacquita Chandler; age 57; born in MS; widow; colored;
living at Isaban, WV.


Pacquita Hairston

1. 1930 Census, St. Clair Co, IL; East St. Louis Township; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 197B;
Image 10 of 42; Family #120/140.
Listed as Pacquita Chandler; age 32; born in MS; married at 18; lodger; Negro;; in household
of Lewis Renfro.
2. 1940 Census, St. Clair Co, East St. Louis; E.D. 82-78; taken on 8/9 Apr 1940; Page 1524A; Image
15 of 42; Household #179.
Listed as Pasquita Chandler; age 39; born in MS; married; 5th grade education; Negro; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; WPA aid ????(can't read); in household of husband, Ransom G. Chandler.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas C. Carpenter; age 69; born in Axton, VA; divorced; colored; living at Elbert, WV;
married on 23 Jan 1956 at Isaban, WV; Pacquita Chandler; age 57; born in MS; widow; colored;
living at Isaban, WV.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 011982; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Pacquita H. Carpenter; age 72; born in Mar 1898 in MS; widow; Negro; housewife; living at Isaban,
WV; daughter of Henry and Betty (Short) Hairston; died 24 Aug 1971 in Doctors Memorial Hospital,
Welch, WV; from hypostatic pneuomia due to a cardovascular accident with esstential hypertension;
buried 28 Aug 1971 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Paquita H. Carpenter; born in 1899; died in 1971; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Ransom Green Chandler

1. 1940 Census, St. Clair Co, East St. Louis; E.D. 82-78; taken on 8/9 Apr 1940; Page 1524A; Image
15 of 42; Household #179.
Listed as Ransom G. Chandler; age 57; born in MS; married; 1 yr HS education; Negro; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; no listed occupation; head of household.


Pacquita Hairston

1. 1930 Census, St. Clair Co, IL; East St. Louis Township; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 197B;
Image 10 of 42; Family #120/140.
Listed as Pacquita Chandler; age 32; born in MS; married at 18; lodger; Negro;; in household
of Lewis Renfro.
2. 1940 Census, St. Clair Co, East St. Louis; E.D. 82-78; taken on 8/9 Apr 1940; Page 1524A; Image
15 of 42; Household #179.
Listed as Pasquita Chandler; age 39; born in MS; married; 5th grade education; Negro; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; WPA aid ????(can't read); in household of husband, Ransom G. Chandler.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas C. Carpenter; age 69; born in Axton, VA; divorced; colored; living at Elbert, WV;
married on 23 Jan 1956 at Isaban, WV; Pacquita Chandler; age 57; born in MS; widow; colored;
living at Isaban, WV.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 011982; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Pacquita H. Carpenter; age 72; born in Mar 1898 in MS; widow; Negro; housewife; living at Isaban,
WV; daughter of Henry and Betty (Short) Hairston; died 24 Aug 1971 in Doctors Memorial Hospital,
Welch, WV; from hypostatic pneuomia due to a cardovascular accident with esstential hypertension;
buried 28 Aug 1971 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Paquita H. Carpenter; born in 1899; died in 1971; buried here; headstone photo shown.