McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Andrew Kermit Bassett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 490; WV Archives Website.
Andrew Kermit Bassett; age 23; born and living in Elbert, WV; single; colored; married on 27 Dec
1945 at Elbert, WV; Grace Mae Swanson; age 21; born and living at Gary, WV; single; colored.


Grace Mae Swanson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 490; WV Archives Website.
Andrew Kermit Bassett; age 23; born and living in Elbert, WV; single; colored; married on 27 Dec
1945 at Elbert, WV; Grace Mae Swanson; age 21; born and living at Gary, WV; single; colored.


Jasper Newrton Dugger

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jasper N. Dugger
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 8 Dec 1891
Marriage Place: Montgomery Co , Virginia
Father: J. B. Dugger
Mother: S. B. Dugger
Spouse: Eva L. Kessler
FHL Film Number: 2048462"
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Page 123B; Image 7 of
52; Family #75/76.
Listed as J. M? Dugger; age 42; born in Dec 1857 in TN; married 8 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Trap Hill District; Eccles Village; taken 18 Apr 1910; Page 249B;
Image 8 of 57; Family #68/69.
Listed as J.N. Dugger; age 52; born in TN; married 6 yrs; contract coal digger; head of household.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 49B; Image 26 of 56;
Family #242/252.
Listed as Jasper N. Dugger; age 72; born in TN; married 47 yrs; clothing salesman; head of
household.
5. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #13780; WV Archives Web Site.
Jasper Newton Dugger; age 68 yrs, 9 mons, 26 days; born 13 Dec 1969 in Johnson Co, TN; married;
husband of Rachel Bugger (sic, Dugger); retired; son of Jasper Burton and Sarah (Moreland)
Dugger; died 9 oct 1938 in the Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; due to hyperplastic prostate; post
operative pneumonia; buried 11 Oct 1938 in Maple Hill, VA; informant, Brad Dugger, Alabama.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Virginia Gal; 16 Aug 2007.
" Jasper Newton Dugger
Birth 13 Dec 1857
Death 9 Oct 1938 (aged 80)
Burial
Maple Hill Cemetery
Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 20971182"


Eva Lee Kessler

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Eva L. Kessler
Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 8 Dec 1891
Marriage Place: Montgomery Co , Virginia
Father: J. B. Kessler
Mother: Rosa A. Kessler
Spouse: Jasper N. Dugger
FHL Film Number: 2048462"
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 7 Jun 1900; Pagr 123B; Image 7 of 52;
Family #75/76.
Listed as Eva E. Dugger; age 25; born in Mar 1875 in VA; married 8 yrs; one child; none living; in
household of husband, Jasper N. Dugger.


Alice Evelyn Lester

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #84-033151; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earnest David Riffe; age 38; born 7 Apr 1945 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended in Aug 1982; 4th grade education; living at Box 4, Wyco, WV; son of George Washington and
Hannah (Dameron) Riffe; married on 2 Jul 1984 in Giles Co, VA; Alice Evelyn Dameron; maiden
name, Lester; age 48; born 29 Feb 1936 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended in Jan 1983; 9th grade education; living at Box 56, Ballard, Monroe Co, WV; daughter of Lloyd
and Nellie McThia (Payne) Lester.


Gregory O. Kenneda

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Gregory O. Kenneda, 63, of Pineville, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Monday August 24, 2020 in
Raleigh General Hospital, Beckley, WV. He was born on February 24, 1957 in Iaeger, WV a son of the late Jason
and Velva Maynard Kenneda. Gregory attends the Apostolic House of Faith and a member of the UMWA. He
loved being outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping and gardening. In addition to his parents he is preceded in
death by three brothers Virgil, Berthel and Humphery Kenneda; and two sisters Opal Morgan and Katherine
Blankenship. Survivors include his loving wife of 44 years Juanita Toler Kenneda; a son Gregory Malone
(Samantha) Kenneda of NC; seven grandchildren Braiden, Shawn, Justin, Keith, Jacqueline, Hunter and Katie
Jo; two brothers Preston (Angie) Kenneda of Pineville and Albert Keneda of Simon; two sisters Deborah Hurley
of Pineville and Gloria (John) Hanshaw of Pineville; best friends Sonny Jackson and Tommy White; his loyal
companion, his dog Knight; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral service will be held at 1 pm on
Friday August 28th at the Apostolic House of Faith, Long Branch, WV with Pastor Todd Keneda and Rev.
Tommy White officiating. He will be laid to rest in Keneda Family Cemetery, Long Branch, WV. Friends may
gather with the family after 6 pm on Thursday August 27th at the church. Pallbearers will be Justin Waggner,
Danny Kenneda, Justin McDaniels, B. J. Kenneda, Preston Kenneda, Jr. and Jerry Matz. The family is being
served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."