McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James C. Roope

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District #7; Volang (sp?) Precinct:taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 24A; Image 8 of 13;
Family #143/145.
Listed as James Rupe; age 38; born in KY; married; farmer; head of household.


Celia Romans

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District #7; Volang (sp?) Precinct:taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 24A; Image 8 of 13;
Family #143/145.
Listed as Sealy Rupe; age 34; born in KY; married; in household of husband, James Roope.
2. 1900 Census, Morgan Co, KY; River Precinct; taken on 12 Jun 1900; Page 212A; Image 15 of 35;
Family #124/124.
Listed as Celia Roupe; age 50; born in KY in Feb 1850; in household of son, Anderson Roope.


Levi Roope

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District #7; Volang (sp?) Precinct:taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 24A; Image 8 of 13;
Family #143/145.
Listed as Levi Rupe; age 5; born in KY; in household of father, James Roope.


Kennis Roope

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District #7; Volang (sp?) Precinct:taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 24A; Image 8 of 13;
Family #143/145.
Listed as Kennis Rupe; age 2; born in KY; in household of father, James Roope.


John H. Roope

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, KY; District #7; Volang (sp?) Precinct:taken on 19 Jun 1880; Page 24A; Image 8 of 13;
Family #143/145.
Listed as John H. Rupe; age 5 mons; born in Jan 1880 in KY; in household of father, James Roope.


John Hobart Dillon

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 82B; Image 20 of 28;
Family #126/126.
Listed as John H. Dillon; age 2; born in WV in Dec 1897; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 206B; Image 40 of 48;
Family #338/351.
Listed as John H. Dillon; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 58; WV Archives Web Site.
John Dillion; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Brewsterdale, WV; son of R.F. and
Lettie; married on 24 Feb 1918 at Horsepen, WV; Ella Myers; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of H.L. and Susie. (Susie was her sister and step-mother)
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 172A; Image 43 of
57; Family #355/362.
Listed as John Dillon; age 36; born in WV; widowed; coal miner; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 63; WV Archives Web Site.
John Dillon; age 46; born in WV; widowed; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 15 Jun 1943 at Welch, WV;
Ocie Atwell, age 44; born in Bluefield, WV (sic, VA); divorced; living at Hemphill, WV.


Ella Myers

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 58; WV Archives Web Site.
John Dillion; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Brewsterdale, WV; son of R.F. and
Lettie; married on 24 Feb 1918 at Horsepen, WV; Ella Myers; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of H.L. and Susie. (Susie was her sister and step-mother)
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15990; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Dillon; age 26 yrs, 4 mons, 23 days; born 3 Aug 1901in McDowell Co, WV; married; domestic;
daughter of Harvey and Liza (Brooks) Myers; died 26 Dec 1927 at Newhall, WV; due to eclampia, puerperal;
buried 28 Dec 1927 at Brewsterdale, WV; informant, John Dillon, Newhall, WV.


Marie Dillon

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 172AB Image 44 of
57; Family #355/362.
Listed as Marie Dillon; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Dillon.


Virgil Dillon

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 172AB Image 44 of
57; Family #355/362.
Listed as Virgael Dillon; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Dillon.


Lloyd Dillon

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 172AB Image 44 of
57; Family #355/362.
Listed as Loyd Dillon; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Dillon.


Harvey Scott Myers

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 792.
Big Creek District, page 017.
Listed as Harvey S. Myers, age 8, in household of father, Thomas R. Myers.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 34.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 121.
H.S. Myers, age 18, born in McDowell Co, WV, son of T.R. and Mary
Myers, married on 4 Feb 1890 Eliza Brooks, age 18, born in Tazewell Co, VA.
daughter of John C. and Priscilla Brooks.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek Township, taken on 20 Jun 1900,
page 83B, Family #187.
Listed as Harvey Myers, age 27, born in Jun 1872, head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 32; WV Archives Web Site.
H.S. Myers; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Squire Jim, WV;
son of T.R. and Mollie; married on 13 Jan 1911 at Horsepen, WV; Susie Dillon; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of R.F. and Lettie.


Susie Belle Dillon

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 82B; Image 20 of 28;
Family #126/126.
Listed as Laura Dillon; age 4; born in WV in Jul 1895; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 206B; Image 40 of 48;
Family #338/351.
Listed as Susie B. Dillon; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 32; WV Archives Web Site.
H.S. Myers; age 30; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Squire Jim, WV;
son of T.R. and Mollie; married on 13 Jan 1911 at Horsepen, WV; Susie Dillon; age 19;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of R.F. and Lettie.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 413; WV Archives Web Site.
Mack Boothe; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Vest and
Sallie; married on 8 Aug 1921 at War, WV; Susie Myers; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single (she
was married once before); daughter of Fielding and Lettie.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Cucumber; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 182A; Image
5 of 35; Family #38/43.
Listed as Susie Boothe; ahe 32; born in WV; married at 24; in household of husband, Mack V. Boothe.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Squire; E.D. 24-24; taken on 20 May 1940; Page 472B
Image 20 of 48; Household #151.
Listed as Susie Boothe; age 45; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Mack V. Boothe.
7. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'65 010426; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Susie Belle Boothe; age 67; born 15 Jul 1898 in Brewsterdale, WV; married; living at Squire, WV;
housewife; daughter of Feldon and Liddie (sic, Lettie) Dillon; died 16 Jul 1965 in St. Lukes Hospital,
Bluefield, WV; due to hemorrhage, massive, gastro-intestinal, cause unknown; buried 18 Jul 1965
in Mapelwood Cemetery, Tazewell Co, VA; informant, James Edward Boothe, Columbus, OH.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mapelwood Cemetery, Tazewell, Tazewell Co, VA; submitted by Virginia
Gal; 6 Jun 2011.
Susie Belle Dillon Boothe; born 15 Jul 1895; died 16 Jul 1965; buried here; double grave marker photo
shown with husband, Mark V. Boothe.


Ina Bishop

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26/27 Jan 1920; Page 223B;
Family #125.
Listed as Ina Bishop; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Noah Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1930); Page 286; WV Archives Web Site.
Hobert Thomas; age25; born in Hardy Co, KY; single; miner; living at Big Sandy, WV; son of John and
Martha; married on 10 Feb 1930 at Welch, WV; Ina Bishop; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Noah and May.


L.M. Cooper

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
L.M. Cooper; age 39; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Bosevain, VA;
son of Louis and Maggie; married on 25 Nov 1933 at Welch, WV; Alice Dillon; age 21;
born in Mercer Co, WV; single; living at Newhall, WV; daughter of Fieldon and Lettie.
(Believe clerk recorded birthplaces reversed on bride and groom)


Mary Alice Dillon

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 24/26 Jan 1920; Page
90B; Image 4 of 38; Family #31/31.
Listed as Alice Dillon; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930;
Page 172AB Image 44 of 57; Family #355/362.
Listed as Alice Dillon; age 17; born in WV; single; in household of brother, John H. Dillon.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
L.M. Cooper; age 39; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Bosevain, VA;
son of Louis and Maggie; married on 25 Nov 1933 at Welch, WV; Alice Dillon; age 21;
born in Mercer Co, WV; single; living at Newhall, WV; daughter of Fieldon and Lettie.
(Believe clerk recorded birthplaces reversed on bride and groom)


Clifford C. Wells

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; Bluestone; taken on 6/7 Feb 1920; Page 29A; Family #233.
Listed as Clifford C. Wells; age 1; born in VA; in household of mother, Angie (______) Wells.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 38A; Family #41/49.
Listed as Clifford C. Wells; age 11; born in WV (sic, VA); in household of mother, Angie (______) Wells.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 464; WV Archives Web Site.
Clifford Wells; born 28 Mar 1914 in Tazewell Co, VA; living at Davy, WV; son of Bob and Angie; married on
26 Dec 1937 at Davy, WV; Dollie Dillon; born 27 Jul 1919 at Newhall, WV; living at Welch, WV; daughter
of Feilden and Lettie.
4.1940 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; E.D. 24-36; taken on 16/17 April 1940; Page 723A;
Image 5 of 48; Household #39.
Listed as Clifford Wells; age 21; born in WV; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
miner; head of household.


Dolly Cleo Dillon

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 24/26 Jan 1920; Page 90B; Image 4 of 38;
Family #31/31.
Listed as Cleo Dillon; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Newhall; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 172AB Image 44 of
57; Family #355/362.
Listed as Dollie Dillon; age 10; born in WV; in household of brother, John H. Dillon.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 464; WV Archives Web Site.
Clifford Wells; born 28 Mar 1914 in Tazewell Co, VA; living at Davy, WV; son of Bob and Angie; married on
26 Dec 1937 at Davy, WV; Dollie Dillon; born 27 Jul 1919 at Newhall, WV; living at Welch, WV; daughter
of Feilden and Lettie.
4.1940 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; E.D. 24-36; taken on 16/17 April 1940; Page 723A;
Image 5 of 48; Household #39.
Listed as Dolly Wells; age 19; born in WV; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in Bishop, Tazewell Co, VA on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Clifford C. Wells.
5. Marshall Co, WV; Death Certificate #'63 012315; WV Archives Web Site.
Dolly Cleo Wells; age 42; born 12 May 1921 at Bishop, VA; married; SS#235-56-6003; employee at Reynolds
Memorial Hospital; living at 1225 Third Street, Moundsville, WV; daughter of Lloyd and Lydia (Bruster) Dillon;
died 30 Aug 1963 in the Morris Medical Clinic, Moundsville, WV; due to acute cardiac arrest; buried 2 Sep 1963
in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Clifford C. Wells, Moundsville, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls, 20 Jan 2015.
Dolly Cleo Wells; born in 1921; died in 1963; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "MOTHER".


Walter Dillon

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 206B; Image 40 of 48;
Family #338/351.
Listed as Walter Dillon; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 24/26 Jan 1920; Page 90B; Image 4 of 38;
Family #31/31.
Listed as Walter Dillon; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, Robert F. Dillon.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 414; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Dillon; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Cucumber, WV; son
of Fieldon and Letty; married on 29 Apr 1924 at Welch, WV; Virginia Prewitt; age 22; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Robert and Mattie.


Virginia Pruitt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 414; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Dillon; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Cucumber, WV; son
of Fieldon and Letty; married on 29 Apr 1924 at Welch, WV; Virginia Prewitt; age 22; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Robert and Mattie.