McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Dorothy Lee

1 McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 216; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis A. Hall; age 24; born and living at Gary, WV; single; married on 31 Jan 1945 at Gary, WV;
Dorothy Lee Cundiff; age 18; born in Paris, WV; widow; living at Welch, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Hamilton Cook; age 32; born at Coalwood, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 3 May
1955 at Welch, WV; Dorothy Lee Hall; age 27; born in Peerless (sic?, Paris?) WV; divorced; living at
Welch, WV.


Arthur E. Cook

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 20B;
Image 12 of 29; Family #112/113.
Listed as Arthur E. Cook; age 30; born in NC; married at 22; shot foreman in coal mine; head of
household.


Flossie Alice Harman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 20B;
Image 12 of 29; Family #112/113.
Listed as Flossie A. Cook; age 36; born in VA; married at 28; in household of husband, Arthur E. Cook
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12701; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Arthur (Flossie) Cook; Flossie Alice written in; age 59; born 21 Mar 1894 in Floyd Co, VA;
married; housewife; living at Coalwood, WV; daughter of Nicholas and Mary Ellen (Hopkins)
Harman; died 13 Oct 1953 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; following at 72 day stay; from carcinomataus
cystadenocarcinoma of ovaries; buried 17 Oct 1953 in Lee Cemetery.


Frances W. Cook

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 20B;
Image 12 of 29; Family #112/113.
Listed as Frances W. Cook; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Arthur E. Cook


Wiley Clay Cook

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 332B; Image 46 of 64; Household #392.
Listed as Clay Cook; age 30; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; cager in coal mine; head of household.
2. NC Death Certificate #16412; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Wiley Clay Cook; age 45; born 29 Jul 1909 in Smyth Co, VA; married; hoisting engineer in coal mine;
living at Coalwood, WV; son of Douglas and Alice (Shuler) Cook; died 5 Jul 1955 in Baptist Hospital,
Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co, NC; from a cerebral vascular accident 60 hrs prior; buried ____ in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. W.C. Cook, Coalwood, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Wiley Clay Cook; born 29 Jul 1909; died 5 Jul 1955; buried here; double headstone photo shown with wife
Carrie Gretchen Austin Cook Lester; 'WHAT WE KEEP INMEMORY IS OURS UNCHANGED FOREVER".


Carrie Gretchen Austin

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 332B; Image 46 of 64; Household #392.
Listed as Carrie Cook; age 27; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Wiley C. Cook.
2. NC Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carrie Cook Lester; age 92; born 18 Jul 1912; widow; 8th grade education; living at Greensboro, NC;
father _______Austin; died 8 Aug 2004; in a nursing home in Greensboro, NC; burial out of state.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 May 2014.
Carrie G. Cook; born in 1912; died in 2004; buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband
Wiley Clay Cook; 'WHAT WE KEEP INMEMORY IS OURS UNCHANGED FOREVER".


June Cook

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 332B; Image 46 of 64; Household #392.
Listed as June Cook; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Wiley C. Cook.


Dennis D. Cook

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1926); Page 34; Line #25; WV Archives Web Site.
Dennis Cook; age 25; born in WV; single; living at Oceana, WV; son of J.F. and Maudie (Cook)
Cook; married on 5 Nov 1926 at Barnabus, WV; May Chafin; age 16; born in WV; single; living
at Barnabus, WV; daughter of John L. and Lucy (Deer) Chafin.


Mae Chaffin

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1926); Page 34; Line #25; WV Archives Web Site.
Dennis Cook; age 25; born in WV; single; living at Oceana, WV; son of J.F. and Maudie (Cook)
Cook; married on 5 Nov 1926 at Barnabus, WV; May Chafin; age 16; born in WV; single; living
at Barnabus, WV; daughter of John L. and Lucy (Deer) Chafin.


Dennis Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 116; WV Archives, Web Site.
Dennis Cook; age 21; born at Barnabus, WV; single; living at Six, WV; married on 1 Feb 1948
at Caretta, WV; Jeanette L. Rose; age 17; born in Weeksbury, KY; single; living at Six, WV; with
consent of Evelyn Rose, mother of Jeanette Rose.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'73 015414; WV Archives Web Site.
Dennis Cook; age 46; born in USA; divorced; general laborer; living at Havaco, WV; son of
Dennis D. and Mae (Chaffins) Cook; died 10 Oct 1973 in Welch, WV; from A.M.I. (??); buried
14 oct 1973 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Evelyn Rose, Havaco, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 2 Aug 2014.
Dennis Cook; born 18 Mar 1927; died 10 Oct 1973; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "WEST
VIRGINIA PVT US ARMY WORLD WAR II".


Jeanette L. Rose

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 116; WV Archives, Web Site.
Dennis Cook; age 21; born at Barnabus, WV; single; living at Six, WV; married on 1 Feb 1948
at Caretta, WV; Jeanette L. Rose; age 17; born in Weeksbury, KY; single; living at Six, WV; with
consent of Evelyn Rose, mother of Jeanette Rose.


William Clay Cook

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 332B; Image 46 of 64; Household #392.
Listed as William Cook; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Wiley C. Cook.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 88; WV Archives Web Site.
William Clay Cook; age 21; born and living at Coalwood, WV; single; married on 7 Jul 1952 at Welch, WV;
Delores J. Bryant; age 17; born and living in Raysal, WV; single; with consent of Earl Bryant, father of
Delores J. Bryant.


Deloris Jean Bryant

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Raysal; E.D. 24-60; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 1220A; Image 77 of 132; Household #511.
Listed as Delores J. Bryant; age 5; born in WV; no education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of father, Earl Bryant.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 88; WV Archives Web Site.
William Clay Cook; age 21; born and living at Coalwood, WV; single; married on 7 Jul 1952 at Welch, WV;
Delores J. Bryant; age 17; born and living in Raysal, WV; single; with consent of Earl Bryant, father of
Delores J. Bryant.


Drema S. Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15941; WV Archives Web Site.
Baby Girl Cook; born 19 Nov 1952 at Welch, WV; parents, William and Deloris (Bryant)
Cook; living at Coalwood, WV; died 21 Nov 1952 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; premature;
buried; 22 Nov 1952 in Iaeger Memorial.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jul 2014.
Drema S. Cook; born 19 Nov 1952; died 21 nov 1952; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Whitney Bryant Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15941; WV Archives Web Site.
Baby Boy (Whitney Bryant written in) Cook; born and died 8 Feb 1955 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
parents William Clay and Delores Jean (Bryant) Cook; living at Coalwood, WV; died from anoxia; buried
9 Feb 1955 in Iaeger Memorial.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 12 Sep 2012.
Whitney Bryant Cook; born and died 8 Feb 1955; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Emery Edward Cook

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 95; WV Archives Web Site.
Emery Cook; age 23; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of
Melvin and Marjorie; married on 12 Aug 1935 at Welch, WV; Pearl Royal; age 25; born in
Surry Co, NC; widow; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Neal and Florence.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 41; WV Archives Web Site.
Emory Edward Cook; age 54; born 23 Nov 1911 at Emon, VA; widowed; living at Kimball, WV; son of
Melvin and Margie (Whittaker) Cook; married on 24 Mar 1966 at Gary, WV; Alpha Hazel Mitchem
Fitzgerald; age 52; born 14 Mar 1914 at Thorpe, WV; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of James G.
and Nora Mitchem.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Emory E. Cooke; born in 1911; died in 1989; buried here; headstone photo shown; "PVT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II".


Pearl Louise Royal

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Oscar Brizadine; age 21; born in WV; single; living at Mullens,WV; married on 6 Jan 1925 at
Corrine, WV; Pearl Louise Royal; age 19; born in WV (sic, NC); single; living at Mullens, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 95; WV Archives Web Site.
Emery Cook; age 23; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of
Melvin and Marjorie; married on 12 Aug 1935 at Welch, WV; Pearl Royal; age 25; born in
Surry Co, NC; widow; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Neal and Florence.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'65 016482; WV Archives Web Site.
Pearl L. Cook; age 56; born 22 Apr 1909 in Mt. Airy, NC; married; living at Big Four, WV; daughter of
Neal and _____ Royal; died 3 Nov 1965 DOA Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from acute coronary occlusion;
buried 5 Nov 1965 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, David Cook, Big Four, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Pearl L. Cook; born in 1909; died in 1965; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOTHER".


Oscar Brizadine

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Oscar Brizadine; age 21; born in WV; single; living at Mullens,WV; married on 6 Jan 1925 at
Corrine, WV; Pearl Louise Royal; age 19; born in WV (sic, NC); single; living at Mullens, WV.


Pearl Louise Royal

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1925); Page 13; WV Archives Web Site.
Oscar Brizadine; age 21; born in WV; single; living at Mullens,WV; married on 6 Jan 1925 at
Corrine, WV; Pearl Louise Royal; age 19; born in WV (sic, NC); single; living at Mullens, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 95; WV Archives Web Site.
Emery Cook; age 23; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of
Melvin and Marjorie; married on 12 Aug 1935 at Welch, WV; Pearl Royal; age 25; born in
Surry Co, NC; widow; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Neal and Florence.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'65 016482; WV Archives Web Site.
Pearl L. Cook; age 56; born 22 Apr 1909 in Mt. Airy, NC; married; living at Big Four, WV; daughter of
Neal and _____ Royal; died 3 Nov 1965 DOA Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from acute coronary occlusion;
buried 5 Nov 1965 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, David Cook, Big Four, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Pearl L. Cook; born in 1909; died in 1965; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOTHER".