McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Will Calloway

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15217; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Calloway; age 46 yrs, 9 mons, 25 days; born 2 Feb 1885 in Montgomery, AL; married, black;
husband of Aggie Lou Coles; miner; son of William Calloway and unknown mother, died 27 Nov
1931 at Panther, WV; from slate fall in mine; "kettle bottom fall"; no burial information; informant,
Willie Calloway, Caretta, WV.
(A "kettle bottom" is a petrified tree stump in the roof of a mine that can become easly and without
warning dislodged)
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Jun 2014.
Will Calloway; born 2 Feb 1885; died 27 Nov 1931; buried here; headstone photo shown; "AGE 45
HARLAN BEUTY NO. 11123 HARLAN, KY GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTON".


Michael E. Campbell

1. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Michael E Campbell
Residence Date: 01 Nov 2005
Residence Place:Anawalt, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 07 Feb 1958..."
..."Phone Number Recorded Date: 01 Feb 2005
Address: 265 HC 71 Box
Address Continued:Anawalt, West Virginia 24808
Address Date: 01 Nov 2005
2nd Address: B 265 Rt 71
2nd Address Continued: Leckie, West Virginia 24856
2nd Address Date:01 Mar 2001
3rd Address: 177 PO Box
3rd Address Continued: Brenton, West Virginia 24818
3rd Address Date: 01 Sep 1992-13 Nov 2000
Possible Relatives: Annette Campbell.."
2. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Michael E. Campbell; born 7 Feb 1958; died 14 Apr 2007; last residence, McDowell Co, WV; card
issued in NC or WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 2 Dec 2013.
Michael E. Campbell; born 7 Feb 1958; died 14 Apr 2007; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"BELOVED HUSBAND AND FATHER".


Ray Allen Campbell Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '59 009453; WV Archives Web Site.
Ray Allen Campbell, Jr; age 3 1/2 yrs; born in LA; living at Maitland, WV; son of
Ray Allen and Lea (Shelton) Allen; died 17 Jun 1959 in Garce Hospital, Welch,
WV; from a pilmonary edema due to aortic myocarditis with bronchial pneumonia;
buried19 Apr (sic, Jun) 1959 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 14 Aug 2014.
Ray A. Campbell, Jr; born 20 Jan 1956; died 17 Jun 1959; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"OUR ANGEL IN HEAVEN".


Curtis Eugene Cantrell

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 250; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Eugene Cantrell; age 31; born in McRoberts, KY; divorced; living at New Richmond, WV; son of
Roy and Beulah Mae Cantrell; married on 23 Nov 1961 at Welch, WV; Mary Elizabeth Hurt; age 35;
born in VA; divorced; living at New Richmond, WV; daughter of Samuel and Hattie Josephine Jones.


Mary Elizabeth Jones

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 198B; Image 12 of 75;
Family #116/117.
Listed as Mary Jones; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Samuel Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 34; WV Archives Web Site.
Dan W. Hurt; age 26; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single; married on 4 Jul 1945 at Hemphill,
WV; Mary Jones; age 19; born at Clinchco, VA; single; living at Hemphill, WV; with consent of Sam
Jones, father of Mary Jones and Josie Jones, mother of Mary Jones.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 250; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Eugene Cantrell; age 31; born in McRoberts, KY; divorced; living at New Richmond, WV; son of
Roy and Beulah Mae Cantrell; married on 23 Nov 1961 at Welch, WV; Mary Elizabeth Hurt; age 35;
born in VA; divorced; living at New Richmond, WV; daughter of Samuel and Hattie Josephine Jones.
4. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
Mary E. Cantrell; living at PO Box 95, Big Sandy, WV 24816 on 1 Oct 1999.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Mary E. Cantrell; born 29 Apr 1926; died 27 Nov 2004; last residence, McDowell Co, WV;
card issued in WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 2 Dec 2013.
Mary C. Cantrell; born 29 Apr 1926; died 27 Nov 2004; buried here; headstone with personal
photo shown; "I SING BECAUSE I'M HAPPY I SING BECAUSE I'M FREE".


James Overton Caperton

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 133; WV Archives Web Site.
James Caperton; age 29; born in Lawrence Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Allen and Clara; married on 29 Jan 1913 at Welch, WV; Catherine Tuttle; age 18; born
in Claiborne Co, TN; single; dughter of T. M. and Martha Tuttle.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on ____; Page 265A;
Image 12 of 30; Family #114/114.
Listed as James Caperton; age 37; born in KY; married; coal miner; head of household.
3. 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 James Caperton; age 46; born in KY; married at 30; janitor in theater; head of household.
4. 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 James Caperton; age 57; born in KY; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; pool room operator; head of household.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 005726; WV Archives Web Site.
James Overton Caperton; age 78; born 18 Nov 1883 in Louisa, KY; married; retired;
SS#232-16-0795A (Medicare Card #); living at Mullens, WV; son of Allen and Clara
(Crutchfield) Caperton; died 24 Apr 1961 in th Wyoming General Hospital, Mulens, WV.
from acute dilitation of right heart due to silicosia and emphysema of lungs; buried
27 Apr 1961 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Cecil Caperton, Iroquise, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by Marcia Hurtt; 1 Jan 2013.
James Overton Caperton; born 18 Nov 1883; died 24 Apr 1961; buried here; no grave
marker photo shown.


Catherine "Callie" Tuttle

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 133; WV Archives Web Site.
James Caperton; age 29; born in Lawrence Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Allen and Clara; married on 29 Jan 1913 at Welch, WV; Catherine Tuttle; age 18; born
in Claiborne Co, TN; single; dughter of T. M. and Martha Tuttle.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on ____; Page 265A;
Image 12 of 30; Family #114/114.
Listed as Callie Caperton; age 24; born in TN; married; in household of husband, James O.
Caperton.
3. 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 Callie Caperton; age 34; born in TN; married at 17; in household of husband, James
O. Caperton.
4. 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 Catherine Caperton; age 44; born in TN; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James O. Caperton.


Iris 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 Iris Caperton; age 3; 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 Iris Caperton; age 13; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James O. Caperton.


Albert Harrison Caperton

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on ____; Page 265A;
Image 12 of 30; Family #114/114.
Listed as Albert Caperton; age 6; 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 Albert Caperton; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Caperton; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; clerk; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of James and Katherine; married on 4 Nov 1935 at Welch, WV; Viola Hicks; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; daughter of Mack and Della.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate # '57 006291; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Harrison Caperton; age 43; born 5 Oct 1913 at Hemphill, WV; married; ss#233-12-0853;
living at Hemphill, WV; son of James and Kathryn (Tuttle) Caperton; died 1 Apr 1957 in Stevens
Clinic, Welch, WV; from a coronary thrombosis; buried 3 Apr 1957 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield,
WV; informant, Cecil Caperton, Tralee, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 2 Dec 2013.
Albert Harrison Caperton; born 5 Oct 1913; died 1 Apr 1957; headstone and grave marker photos shown;
"FATHER".


Viola Hicks

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Marytown; taken on 21 Jan 1920;
Page 224A; Family #232.
Listed as Viola Hicks; age 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Hicks.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 209A;
Family #288.
Listed as Viola Hicks; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Mack Hicks.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Caperton; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; clerk; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of James and Katherine; married on 4 Nov 1935 at Welch, WV; Viola Hicks; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; daughter of Mack and Della.


Jerry Wallace Caperton

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5486; WV Archives Web Site.
Jerry Wallace Caperton; age 7 yrs, 16 days; born 6 May 1938 at Big Sandy, WV; school boy;
living at Hemphill, WV; son of Albert H. and Viola (Hicks) Caperton; died 22 May 1946 at
Hemphill, WV; from drowning; buried 27 May 1945 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV;
informant, A.H. Caperton, Hemphill, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by B. Walls; 2 Dec 2013.
Jerry Wallace Caperton; born 6 May 1938; died 22 May 1945; buried here; headstone and
grave marker marker photos shown.


James A. French

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 329; WV Archives Web Site.
James French; age 28; born in Washington Co, VA; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of
George and Josephine; married on 25 Aug 1934 at Hemphill, WV; Edna Caperton; age 19; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; daughter of James and Pearl (sic?).
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 James French; age 33; born in VA; married; 2 ys HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; laborer in coal mine; in household of father-in-law, James O. Caperton, with wife and children.
3. Mercer Co, WV; death Registry; Vol #11(1969); Page 42; WV Archives Web Site; via LDS Web Site.
James A. French; born 28 Aug 1906 in VA; married; living at Mullens, WV; son of George P. and Josephine
(White) French; died 20 Feb 1969 in Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; from cerebral laceration and contusion
due to gun shot wound of head; buried 22 Feb 1969 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, WV; informant,
Edna French, Mullens, WV.


Edna M. Caperton

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on ____; Page 265A;
Image 12 of 30; Family #114/114.
Listed as Edna Caperton; age 3; 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 Edna Caperton; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 329; WV Archives Web Site.
James French; age 28; born in Washington Co, VA; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of
George and Josephine; married on 25 Aug 1934 at Hemphill, WV; Edna Caperton; age 19; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Hemphill, WV; daughter of James and Pearl (sic?).
4. 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 Edna French; age 23; born in WV; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of father, James O. Caperton, with husband and children.
5. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Edna C French
Also Known As: Edna M French
Residence Date: 30 Dec 2000-15 Jan 2002
Residence Place: Mullens, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 26 Apr 1916
Phone Number Recorded Date: 15 Jan 2002
Address: 800 Lincoln St
Address Continued: Mullens, West Virginia 25882
Address Date: 30 Dec 2000-15 Jan 2002
2nd Address: 2214 S Kanawha St Apt 4
2nd Address Continued: Beckley, West Virginia 25801
2nd Address Date: 01 Apr 1997
3rd Address: 150 Autumn Ln Apt 5D
3rd Address Continued: Beckley, West Virginia 25801
3rd Address Date: 01 Sep 1991-18 Jul 2001.."
6. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Edma M. French; born 26 Apr 1916; died 23 Jan 2002; last residence WV; card issued in WV or NC.


Donald French

1. 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 Donald French; age 5; born in WV; in household of grandfather, James O. Caperton, with parents.


Faye French

1. 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 Faye French; age 3; born in WV; in household of grandfather, James O. Caperton, with parents.


Ray Ingle

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Ray Ingle; age 27; born in TN; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 24 Jun 1941 at Welch, WV;
Mary Caperton; age 17; single; born and living at Welch, WV.


Mary 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 Mary Caperton; age 6; 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 Mary Caperton; age 16; born in WV; 8th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James O. Caperton.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1941); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Ray Ingle; age 27; born in TN; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 24 Jun 1941 at Welch, WV;
Mary Caperton; age 17; single; born and living at Welch, WV.


Hugh Allen Caperton

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
Allen Caperton; age 23; born in Giles Co, VA; single; married on 9 Jan 1868 in Lawrence Co, KY;
Clarinda Jordan; age 21; born in KY; single.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Akers Cemetery, Lawrence Co, KY; submitted by Debbie Rowe Clarkson;
9 Jul 2009.
Hugh Allen Caperton; born 22 Jul 1943; died 4 Jun 1898; buried here; no grave maker photo shown.


Clarinda "Clara" Jordan

1. Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979; LDS Web Site.
Allen Caperton; age 23; born in Giles Co, VA; single; married on 9 Jan 1868 in Lawrence Co, KY;
Clarinda Jordan; age 21; born in KY; single.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Akers Cemetery, Lawrence Co, KY; submitted by Debbie Rowe Clarkson;
9 Jul 2009.
Clarinda Jordan Caperton; born 21 Aug 1845; died 15 Nov 1924; buried here; no grave maker photo shown.