McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Elmer Lacy Craft

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 391; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer L. Craft; born 24 Nov 1916 at Welch, WV; living at Welch, WV; son of Robert L. and Lina F.;
married on 24 Oct 1938 at Welch, WV; Ada Mae Blankenship; born 23 Oct 1919 (sic?, 1924?) in
McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Joe and Harriett E.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 474; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer Lacy Craft; age 44; born in Welch, WV; widowed; living at Davy, WV; married on 7 Apr 1962
at Davy, WV; Firlandean Virginia Snow; age 39; born in Cabin Creek, WV; single; living at Roderfield,
WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Elmer L. Craft; born 24 Nov 1917; died 27 Dec 1976; buried here; headstone photo shown; "IN LOVING
MEMORY".


Ada Mae Blankenship

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 113A;
Family #483.
Listed as Ada M. Blankenship; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Joseph Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 391; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer L. Craft; born 24 Nov 1916 at Welch, WV; living at Welch, WV; son of Robert L. and Lina F.;
married on 24 Oct 1938 at Welch, WV; Ada Mae Blankenship; born 23 Oct 1919 (sic?, 1924?) in
McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Joe and Harriett E.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 007985; WV Archives Web Site.
Ada Mae Craft; age 38; born 23 Oct 1922 at Tralee, WV; married; housewife; living at Welch, WV;
daughter of Joseph and Hariett E. (Rose) Blankenship; died 17 Jun 1961; DOA Grace Hospital, Welch,
WV; due to chrushing injuries to head, neck and chest suffered in auto accident on country road in
McDowell Co, WV; buried 20 Jun 1961 in Farley Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; informant, Elmer Craft,
Welch, WV.


John Frank Craft Sr

1. 1930 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Damascus; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 129A;
Image 17 of 33; Family #172/172.
Listed as John F. Craft; age 68; born in NC; married at 20; retired soldier; head of household.


Rosa A. "Rosie" McCauley

1. 1900 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Oak Hill Precinct; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 177B;
Image 26 of 39; Family #227/230.
Listed as Rose A. Craft; age 43; born in Aug 1856 in VA; married 19 yrs; 6 children, all living; laundry
woman; head of household.
2. 1910 Census, Washington Co, VA; Damascus; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 66B; Image 14 of 26;
Family #143/147.
Listed as Rosa A. Craft; age 53; born in VA; married once for 28 yrs; 6 children; all living; washer woman;
head of household.
3. 1930 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Damascus; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 129A;
Image 17 of 33; Family #172/172.
Listed as Rosa Craft; age 75; born in VA; married at 25; in household of husband, John F. Craft.
4. Washington Co, VA Death Certificate #30060; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Rosa A. Croft (sic, Craft); age 74 yrs, 4 mons, 7 days; born 18 Aug 1856 in Washington Co, VA;married;
wife of J.F. Craft; housewife; daughter of Marion F. and Margaret (Snodgrass) McCalley (sic, McCauley);
died 25 Dec 1930 in Damascus, VA; due to myocarditis; buried 27 Dec 1930 in Wrights Chapel Cemetery;
informant, J.F. Craft, Damascus, VA.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Sunset Memorial Park, Damascus, Washington Co, VA; submitted by
David Harmon; 4 Dec 2014.
Rosa A. McCauley Craft; born 18 Aug 1856; died 25 Dec 1930; buried here; headstone photo shown.
"WIFE OF JOHN F. CRAFT".


Roxie Craft

1. 1910 Census, Washington Co, VA; Damascus; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 66B; Image 14 of 26;
Family #143/147.
Listed as Roxie Craft; age 26; born in VA; single; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.


William H. Craft

1. 1900 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Oak Hill Precinct; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 177B;
Image 26 of 39; Family #227/230.
Listed as William H. Craft; age 13; born in Oct 1886 in VA; common laborer; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.


Lizzie Craft

1. 1900 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Oak Hill Precinct; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 177B;
Image 26 of 39; Family #227/230.
Listed as Lizzie Craft; age 9; born in Aug 1890 in VA; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.


John Frank Craft Jr

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
John F. Craft; born 20 Jun 1896 in First District, Washington Co, VA; parents, J.F.. and Rosa A. Craft.
2. 1900 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Oak Hill Precinct; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 177B;
Image 26 of 39; Family #227/230.
Listed as John F. Craft; age 3; born in Jun 1896 in VA; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.
3. 1910 Census, Washington Co, VA; Damascus; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 66B; Image 14 of 26;
Family #143/147.
Listed as Frank Craft; age 13; born in VA; single; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.
4. 1930 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Damascus; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 129A;
Image 17 of 33; Family #172/172.
Listed as Frank Craft; age 33; born in VA; married at 31; highway chauffuer; in household of father,
John F. Craft, with wife.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; E.D. 24-39; taken on 14 May 1940;
Page 772A; Image 14 of 31; Household #108.
Listed as John F. Craft; age 43; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in Wallens, Harlan Co,
KY on 1 Apr 1935; painter for coal mine; in household of brother-in-law, Dan O'Connor, with wife, Mary.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1331; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Frank Craft; age 45; born 18 Jun 1896 in Damascus, VA; living at Welch, WV; employed by
Virgil Stowe, Welch, WV; person who will always know address, Mary Craft, wife, Welch, WV;
5'8" tall; 135 lbs; blue eyes; gray hair; light complexion.
7. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Certificate #'57 009514; WV Archives Web Site.
John Frank Craft; age 61; born 18 Jun 1896 in Damascus, VA; married; living at Welch, WV; painter;
served in WW I; SS# 233-12-8279; son of John F. and Rosie A. (McCaulie) Craft; died 13 Jul 1957
in the VA Hospital, Beckley, WV; due to carcinoma of left ear with metastasis to neck and brain; body
removed 14 Jul 1957; no burial information.
8. US Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John F. Craft; born 18 Jun 1896; died 13 Jul1957; christian; enlisted 24 May 1918; discharged 29 Jul 1919;
serial # 18 292 911; Privat; Virginia; Co F, 6th Infantry, 5th Division; applicant Mary Craft, Welch, WV; Roderfield
Cemetery, Roderfieid, WV; signed by Mary Craft 28 Feb 1958.
9. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
John F. Craft; born 20 Jun 1896; died 13 Jul 1957; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "PVT CO F
6 INFANTRY WORLD WAR I".


Mary

1. 1930 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Damascus; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 129A;
Image 17 of 33; Family #172/172.
Listed as Mary Craft; age 29; born in VA; married at 27; in household of father-in-law, John F. Craft,
with husband.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; E.D. 24-39; taken on 14 May 1940;
Page 772A; Image 14 of 31; Household #108.
Listed as Mary Craft; age 40; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in Wallens, Harlan Co, KY
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of brother-in-law, Dan O'Connor, with husband, John F. Craft.


Daniel Lawrence O'Connor

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; E.D. 24-39; taken on 14 May 1940;
Page 772A; Image 14 of 31; Household #108.
Listed as Dan O'Connor; age 53; born in PA; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; car repairman for coal mine; head of household.
2. Marion Co, WV; Death Certificate #7782; WV Archives Web Site.
Daniel Lawrence O'Connor; age 69; born 8 Aug 1887 in Smethport, PA; seperated; coal miner;
SS# 233-141-041? (not enough numbers); living at 610 th Street in Fairmont, WV; both parents
deceased; died at his home on 8 Jun 1956 due to a coronary thrombosis; buried 11 Jun 1956
in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Smethport, PA; informant, Capt Leo J. O'Connor, son.


Lillian Florence Craft

1. Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917; LDS Web Site.
Lillian F. Craft; born 2 Aug 1893 at Bristol, Washington Co, VA; parents, John F. and R.A. Craft.
2. 1900 Census, Washington Co, VA; Holston District; Oak Hill Precinct; taken on 29 Jun 1900; Page 177B;
Image 26 of 39; Family #227/230.
Listed as Lillian Craft; age 7; born in Sep 1892 in VA; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.
3. 1910 Census, Washington Co, VA; Damascus; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 66B; Image 14 of 26;
Family #143/147.
Listed as Lillian Craft; age 16; born in VA; single; in household of mother, Rosa A. Craft.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; E.D. 24-39; taken on 14 May 1940;
Page 772A; Image 14 of 31; Household #108.
Listed as Lillian O'Connor; age 46; born in VA; married; 7th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Dan O'Connor.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #4761; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Dan O'Connor; Lillian Florence O'Connor; age 55 yrs, 5 mons, 29 days; born 15 Sep (sic 2 Aug) 1893
in Washington Co, VA; married; wife of Daniel Lawrence O'Connor, age 61; housewife; daughter of John F.
and Rosie (McCalley) Craft; died 14 Mar 1949 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to pylonephritis with
congenital dilated uetrus and pelvis; renal uremia; buried 16 Mar 1949 in Craigs Knoll Cemetery, Abingdon, VA.


Robert Craig Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #582/628.
Listed as Robert Craig; age 16; born in WV; single; Negro; in household of father, Robert Craig.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Craig; born 1 Jan 1914 at Superior, WV; colored; living at Superior, WV; son of Robert, Sr and
Lula; married on 10 Aug 1939 at Welch, WV; Doris Crawley; born 10 Aug 1920 at Litwar, WV; colored;
living at Superior, WV; daughter of Joe and Clara; with consent of Clara Crawley.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr
1940; Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #150.
Listed as Robert Craig. Jr; age 26; born in WV; married; Negro; 4 yrs college education; lived in
same house on1 Apr 1935; car dropper in coal mine; in household of mother, Lula Craig, with wife
and child.


Doris E. Crawley

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Image 68 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Doris E. Crawley; age 7; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Joe Crawley.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 214; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Craig; born 1 Jan 1914 at Superior, WV; colored; living at Superior, WV; son of Robert, Sr and Lula;
married on 10 Aug 1939 at Welch, WV; Doris Crawley; born 10 Aug 1920 at Litwar, WV; colored; living at
Superior, WV; daughter of Joe and Clara; with consent of Clara Crawley.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #150.
Listed as Doris Craig; age 17; born in WV; married; Negro; 2 yrs HS education; lived in Superior, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of mother-in-law, Lula Craig, with husband and child.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 30 Dec 2013.
Mrs. Doris E. Craig; born 10 Aug 1923; died 22 May 2008; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"MOTHER, YOU TRAVELED REST IN PEACE".


Delores Elaine Craig

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #150.
Listed as Lors Elaine Craig; age 3 mons; born in WV; in household of grandmother, Lula Craig, with parents.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Delores E. Craig; born 22 Dec 1939; died 12 Sep 2004; buried here; headstone photo shown; "WE LOVE
YOU DEARLY".


Joseph "Joe" Crawley Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Joe Crawley; age 37; born in VA; married at 28; Negro; coal miner; head of household.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #149.
Listed as Joe Crawley; age 47; born in VA; married; Negro; 3rd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; coal loader in mine; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1966); Browns Creek District; Page __; WV Archives Web Site
via LDS Web Site.
Joe Crawley; age 74; born 6 Sep 1892 in Chester Springs, VA; married; miner; colored; living at Welch, WV;
son of unknown parents; died 17 Nov 1966 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to estensive anthracosilicosis
with bronchitis and cor pulmonale; buried 21 Nov 1966 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Bluewell, WV.


Clara Claughton

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Clara Crawley; age 25; born in VA; married at 15; Negro; in household of husband, Joe Crawley.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #149.
Listed as Clara Crawley; age 35; born in VA; married; Negro; 7th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Joe Crawley.
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clara Crawley
SSN: 234-96-1297
BORN: 31 Mar 1905
Died: 6 May 1992
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1973)"
$. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clara Crawley
[Clara Claughton]
SSN: 234961297
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1905
Birth Place: Ccuster Spri, Virginia
Death Date: 6 May 1992
Father: Thomas Claughton
Mother: Annie Tucker
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: 27 Sep 1972: Name listed as CLARA CRAWLEY..."
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 30 Dec 2013.
Mrs. Clara Crawley; born 31 Mar 1905; died 6 May 1992; buried here; headstone photo shown; "MOM
REST IN PEACE".


Warren J. Crawley

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Warren J. Crawley; age 10; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Joe Crawley.


Harrison Crawley

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Image 68 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Harrison Crawley; age 9; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Joe Crawley.


Joseph Crawley Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189B; Image 68 of 73; Family #588/634.
Listed as Joseph Crawley; age 3 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Joe Crawley.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #149.
Listed as Joe Crawley, Jr; age 14; born in WV; Negro; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Joe Crawley.


Robert Craig Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Crag; age 46; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Dixapoca, WV (sic, Dixon);
son of Will and Eliza; married on 12 Feb 1913 at Huger, WV; Lula Hunt; age 26; born in Franklin Co, VA;
single; black; daughter of Isaac and Tem.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #582/628.
Listed as Robert Craig; age 60; born in VA; married at 43; Negro; odd jobs laborer; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6003; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Craig; age 60; born in Franklin Co, VA; married; hsband of Lula Craig; colored; son of unknown
parents (Eliza listed as ??, mother); died 6 Apr 1937 at Superior, WV; due to myocarditis; buried 8 Apr
1937 at Kimball, WV; informant, Lula Craig, Superior, WV.


Lula Hunt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Crag; age 46; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Dixapoca, WV (sic, Dixon);
son of Will and Eliza; married on 12 Feb 1913 at Huger, WV; Lula Hunt; age 26; born in Franklin Co, VA;
single; black; daughter of Isaac and Tem.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #582/628.
Listed as Lula Craig; age 44; born in VA; married at 27; Negro; in household of husband, Robert Craig.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #150.
Listed as Lula Craig; age 49; born in VA; widow; Negro; 9th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; caretaker of cottage; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernie Blue; age 46; born in GA; divorced; colored; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 14 May 1942 at Welch,
WV; Lula Craig; age 50; born in Franklin Co, VA; widow; colored; living at Superior, WV.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1965); Browns Creek District; Page __; WV Archives Web Site
via LDS Web Site.
Lula Craig; age 75 yrs, 7 mons, 7 days; born 24 Apr 1890 in Franklin Co, VA; domestic; Negro; widow;
living at Superior, WV; daughter of Isaac and Nancy Hunt; died 16 Nov 1965 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
due to acute myocardial infarction with coronary artery disease; buried 20 Nov 1965 in Oak Grove Cemetery,
Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV; informant, Robert Craig, Keystone, WV.


Bernie Blue

1. Evans Co, GA; WW I Draft Registration Card #442; 2 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Burnie Blue; age 21; born 25 Jun 1895 in Tattnall Co, GA; living at Claxton, GA; working turpentine for
W. B. D??och in Evans Co, GA; married; Africian; dependent wife and child; slender build; black eyes and
black hair.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-17; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Burnie Blue; age 46; born 25 Jun 1895 in Daisy, GA; living at Anawalt, WV; employed by US Coal and Coke
Co; Gary, WV; person who will always know address, Nutha Blue, Anawalt, WV; Negro; 5' 6 1/2" tall; 135 lbs;
brown eyes; black hair; light brown complexion.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernie Blue; age 46; born in GA; divorced; colored; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 14 May 1942 at Welch,
WV; Lula Craig; age 50; born in Franklin Co, VA; widow; colored; living at Superior, WV.


Lula Hunt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Crag; age 46; born in Franklin Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Dixapoca, WV (sic, Dixon);
son of Will and Eliza; married on 12 Feb 1913 at Huger, WV; Lula Hunt; age 26; born in Franklin Co, VA;
single; black; daughter of Isaac and Tem.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken on 23 Apr 1930;
Page 189A; Image 67 of 73; Family #582/628.
Listed as Lula Craig; age 44; born in VA; married at 27; Negro; in household of husband, Robert Craig.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-42; taken on 10/11 Apr 1940;
Page 826B; Image 21 of 25; Household #150.
Listed as Lula Craig; age 49; born in VA; widow; Negro; 9th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; caretaker of cottage; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 288; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernie Blue; age 46; born in GA; divorced; colored; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 14 May 1942 at Welch,
WV; Lula Craig; age 50; born in Franklin Co, VA; widow; colored; living at Superior, WV.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1965); Browns Creek District; Page __; WV Archives Web Site
via LDS Web Site.
Lula Craig; age 75 yrs, 7 mons, 7 days; born 24 Apr 1890 in Franklin Co, VA; domestic; Negro; widow;
living at Superior, WV; daughter of Isaac and Nancy Hunt; died 16 Nov 1965 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
due to acute myocardial infarction with coronary artery disease; buried 20 Nov 1965 in Oak Grove Cemetery,
Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV; informant, Robert Craig, Keystone, WV.


Calvin Blue

1. 1870 Census, Richmond Co, NC; Laurel Hill Township; Rockingham PO; taken on 29 Jun 1870;
Page 522B; Image 50 of 56; Family #351/343.
Listed as Calvin Blue; age 5; born in NC; black; in household of father, Martin Blue.
2. 1880 Census, Richmond Co, NC; Laurel Hill; taken on 12 Jun 1880; Page 359B; Image18 of 50;
Family #161/161.
Listed as Calvin Blue; age 13; born in NC; black; works farm; in household of father, Martin Blue.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13254; WV Archives Web Site.
Calvin Blue; age 67; born in Viola, AL; married; husband of Nutha Blue, born 31 Aug __;
miner for Koppers C & C; living at Kimball, WV; son of Martin and Caroline (Leech) Blue, both born in
Richmond Co, NC; died 25 Sep 1937 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to hypertension and cerebral
hemorrhage; buried 29 Sep 1937 at Kimball, WV; informant, Nutha Blue, Kimball, WV.


Nutha

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13478; WV Archives Web Site.
Nutha Blue; age 70; born 19 Sep 1876 in NC; widow; colored; living at Anawalt, WV;
daughter of unknown parents; died 20 Aug 1946 at Anawalt, WV; due to hypertensive arteriosclerosis
heart disease; buried 25 Aug 1946 in Norwood Cemetery, Kimball, WV; informant, Calvester Waller,
Anawalt, WV.