McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familes and Individuals

Notes


Arthur J. "Pat" Hall

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 392; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur J. Hall; age 32; born in VA; single; living at Alpoca, WV; son of Bill and Elizabeth (Belcher) Hall;
married on 26 Mar 1946 at Bud, WV; Catherine Mae Sizemore; age 20; born at _____; single; living
in Browns Creek District, McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Isaac and Nettie Sizemore.


Catherine Mae Sizemore

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 392; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur J. Hall; age 32; born in VA; single; living at Alpoca, WV; son of Bill and Elizabeth (Belcher) Hall;
married on 26 Mar 1946 at Bud, WV; Catherine Mae Sizemore; age 20; born at _____; single; living
in Browns Creek District, McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Isaac and Nettie Sizemore.
2. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Catherine M. Hall, age 92, died on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the Hubbard Hospice House in Charleston, WV.

"Catherine was the daughter of Isaac and Nettie Lambert Sizemore and was born at Keyrock, WV, Wyoming County.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur “Pat” Hall, her four brothers, Wiley Sizemore, John Riley Sizemore, Conley Sizemore and Harold Eugene Sizemore and five sisters, Ruby England, Lillie Dixon, Grace Neely, Dora Woods and Bessie O’Dell. Her granddaughter, Mechelle Lawson also preceded her in death.

"She is survived by one sister, Janice Sizemore, of Lester, WV. Also surviving are her two sons, Raymond Morris, of Montross, Va., and Larry Dewayne, of Charleston, WV and one daughter, Kay Medley, of Charleston, WV. She is also survived by 2 grandchildren, Sherrie Tavel from Stafford, Virginia and Clay Medley from Pinch, WV along with 8 great grandchildren and 13 great, great grandchildren.

"Committal service will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, September 24, 2018 at Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny with Rev. Lewis Arnold officiating. Burial will follow...."


Thomas Washington Ogle

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thomas W. Ogle
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1855
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 29 Jul 1877
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Father: John Ogle
Mother: Sarah
Spouse: Phebe B. V. Farmer
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 42..."
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Thomas J. Ogle; age 44; born in Feb 1856 in VA; married 22 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 111B; Image 31 of 32;
Family #274/273.
Listed as Thomas W. Ogle; age 55; born in VA; marrie once for 32 yrs; farmer; head of household.
4. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014; Pulaski Co, VA; Divorce Record #18-001643; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Thomas W. Ogle; age 64; born in Carroll Co, VA; living in Pulaski, VA was granted a divorce on 4 Sep 1918;
from Beuna Vista Ogle; age 58; living in North Fork, WV; on grounds of desertion; marriage took place on
29 Jul 1977 in Carroll Co, VA; lasting 41 yrs.


Pheobe Buena Vista Farmer

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Phebe B. V. Farmer
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Age: 16
Birth Date: 1861
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 29 Jul 1877
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Father: Noah Farmer
Mother: Orlenia
Spouse: Thomas W. Ogle
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 42"
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Pheby B. Ogle; age 37; born in Jan 1863 in VA; married 22 yrs; 8 children; all living; in
household of husband, Thomas W. Ogle.
3. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 111B; Image 31 of 32;
Family #274/273.
Listed as Bunavista Ogle; age 49; born in VA; married once for 32 yrs; 10 children, all living; in household
of husband, Thomas W. Ogle.
4. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014; Pulaski Co, VA; Divorce Record #18-001643; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Thomas W. Ogle; age 64; born in Carroll Co, VA; living in Pulaski, VA was granted a divorce on 4 Sep 1918;
from Beuna Vista Ogle; age 58; living in North Fork, WV; on grounds of desertion; marriage took place on
29 Jul 1977 in Carroll Co, VA; lasting 41 yrs.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #12187; WV Archives Web Site.
Buna Vista Ogle; age abt 82; born in Carroll Co, VA; widow of Thomas Washington Ogle; living at Jr. Poca,
WV; daughter of Noah Palmer and unknown mother; died 7 Sep 1941 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch,
WV; due to coronary thrombosis; senility; fractured right femur; buried 9 Sep 1941 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV; informant, James W. Ogle, Havaco, WV.


John M. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as John M. Ogle; age 21; born in Jun 1878 in VA; single; laborer in iron mine; in household of
father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Noah V. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Noah V. Ogle; age 18; born in Jun 1881 in VA; single; laborer in iron mine; in household of
father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Louretta A. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Louretta A. Ogle; age 16; born in Jan 1884 in VA; single; at school; in household of
father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Mary L. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Mary L. Ogle; age 11; born in Dec 1888 in VA; at school; in household of father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Thomas B. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Thomas B. Ogle; age 9; born in May 1891 in VA; at school; in household of father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Ida B. Ogle

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 87B; Image 12 of 43;
Family #107/110.
Listed as Ider B. Ogle; age 6; born in Dec 1893 in VA; in household of father, Thomas W. Ogle.
2. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 111B; Image 31 of 32;
Family #274/273.
Listed as Ida Ogle; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas W. Ogle.


Charles Fredrick Ogle

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 111B; Image 31 of 32;
Family #274/273.
Listed as Charles Ogle; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas W. Ogle.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1966); Browns Creek District; Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Fredrick Ogle; age 64; born 2 Apr 1902 in Sylvatus, VA; married; miner; living at Premier, WV;
son of George Washington (sic, Thomas Washington) and Buena Ogle; died 22 Dec 1966 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to coronary occlusion; buried 28 Dec 1966 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Charles F. Ogle; born 2 Apr 1901 (conflicts with death registry); died 22 Dec 1966; buried here; headstone
photo shown; "REST IN HEAVEN".


Patsy Ogle

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pine Creek District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 111B; Image 31 of 32;
Family #274/273.
Listed as Patsey Ogle; age 4; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas W.. Ogle.


Karen Ann Hilling

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Karen Ann Browning, 37, of Cyclone, WV passed away on Friday March 8, 2019 in University of Kentucky
Medical Center, Lexington, KY. She was born on December 30, 1981 in Logan, WV a daughter of Robert
Michael Hilling of Campus and Karen Smith Craddock of Kenna. She is preceded in death by an infant son
Anthony Keith Cook; grandparents William and Carol "Gertrude" Maynor, Elwood and Lillian Hilling and
Nellie Jane Smith. Survivors include her husband of 2 years Kevin Browning; a daughter Kristen Cline of
New Richmond; two sons Nathan and Matthew Matz of New Richmond; step mother Caroline Hilling of
Cyclone; step father Joe Craddock of Kenna; Grandfather Bobby Smith of Ottawa; three sisters Icy Rose of
Cyclone, Jennifer Morris of Charleston and Holly Thomas of Lexington, KY; a brother Michael Hilling of
Oceana; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2PM on Saturday
March 16th at the Little Pilgrim Freewill Baptist Church, Cyclone, WV with Pastor David Hatfield
officiating. She will be laid to rest in Brown / Matz / Griner Cemetery, Browntown, WV...."


Riley Campbell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Campbell; age 25; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Dave and
Ethel; married on 28 Oct 1933 at Northfork, WV; Lucille Conley; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Coalwood, WV; daughter of Robert and Myrtle.


Lucille Conley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Lansford and Norma J. Richardson Conley";
article; Page 125-126; submitted by Norma J. Richardson Conley, Coalwood, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley Campbell; age 25; born in Wise Co, VA; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Dave and
Ethel; married on 28 Oct 1933 at Northfork, WV; Lucille Conley; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Coalwood, WV; daughter of Robert and Myrtle.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lucille Campbell
[Lucille Conley]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 2 Apr 1916
Birth Place: Six McDowell, West Virginia
[Six McDowell|]
Death Date: 17 Jan 1998
Claim Date: 24 Jun 1972
Father: Robert C Conley
Mother: Myrtle Sheppard
SSN: 234448699
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 24 Jul 1990: Name listed as LUCILLE CAMPBELL"


Demspey Lee Bishop

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 22 Apr 1940;
Page 709A; Image 34 of 57; Household #262.
Listed as Dempsey L. Bishop; age 9; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Oliver Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 470; WV Archives Web Site.
Dempsey Lee Bishop; age 21; born at Asco, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; married on 1 Sep
1949 at Welch, WV; Betty Joyce Smith; age 18; born and living at Mohegan, WV; single; with
consent of Margaret Martin, sister, with whom Betty Joyce Smith makes her home.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dempsey Lee Bishop
[Dempsey L Bishop]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 31 Dec 1930
Birth Place: Asco McDowel, West Virginia
Death Date: 3 Jan 2006
Father: Oliver Bishop
Mother: Flora M Sexton
SSN: 232441341
Notes: Jan 1946: Name listed as DEMPSEY LEE BISHOP;
06 Jan 2006: Name listed as DEMPSEY L BISHOP"
4. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Thursday, 5 Jan 2005, Newspaper Obit.
"PRINCETON — “Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes for all things, endures all things. Love never fails.” 1 Corinthians 13:7-8. "Dempsey Lee Bishop, 75, formerly of McDowell and Mercer counties died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006 at Tazewell Community Hospital. "He was born to Flora and Oliver Bishop on Dec. 31, 1930 in Asco, a small mining community near Welch. "He was preceded in death by two half-brothers, Harless and Harold Bishop. "Dempsey attended schools at Asco and Davy. When he quit school he worked at a saw mill and inside small coal mines. He joined the National Guard and served for seven years after which he was honorably discharged. Later, he worked at a bakery in Welch. He worked at McDowell Armature Company in Welch and was trained to wind armatures for electric motors. He then moved to Coalwood where he worked as an electrician for Olga Coal Company for 28 years. He moved to Princeton in 1977. He continued to work at Olga until the time of his retirement in 1986. After suffering from a massive stroke he had been confined to the care of a nursing facility for the last seven years until the time of his death. "In 1949, Dempsey met and married Betty Joyce Smith, the love of his life. They were happily married for 56 years. Betty passed away in March 1998. This union produced one daughter. He always enjoyed having a vegetable garden. He also liked to hunt and fish. "Survivors include one daughter, Linda Joyce Goodman and son-in-law, Lonnie Leon Goodman of Christiansburg, Va.; two grandchildren, Kelli Leigh Sarver and husband, Stanley Crockett Sarver of Bastian, Va. and Karri Lynn Goodman of Christiansburg; two great-grandchildren, Tyler Crockett Sarver and Taylor Leigh-Ann Sarver of Bastian; one niece, several nephews and cousins. "Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 6, 2006 at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton with the Rev. Larry Dyer officiating. Friends may call from noon-12:45 p.m. at Bailey Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton. Those attending the graveside services are asked to meet at the funeral home by 12:45 p.m..."


Betty Joyce Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 5/6 Apr
1940; Page 747B; Image 8 of 35; Household #63.
Listed as Betty Smith; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Greenville H. Smith.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 470; WV Archives Web Site.
Dempsey Lee Bishop; age 21; born at Asco, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; married on 1 Sep
1949 at Welch, WV; Betty Joyce Smith; age 18; born and living at Mohegan, WV; single; with
consent of Margaret Martin, sister, with whom Betty Joyce Smith makes her home.
3. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Betty J Bishop
Event Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jan 2004
Event Place Princeton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 27 Nov 1935
Address Princeton, West Virginia 24740
Address Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jan 2004
Possible Relatives Dempsey L Bishop
Affiliate Identifier 171280638
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Betty Joyce Bishop
[Betty J Bishop]
[Betty Joyce Smith]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 27 Nov 1935
Birth Place: Welch McDowe, West Virginia
Death Date: 1 Mar 1998
Father: Greenvile Smith
Mother: Beulah M Presley
SSN: 233587792
Notes: Jun 1954: Name listed as BETTY JOYCE BISHOP;
05 Mar 1998: Name listed as BETTY J BISHOP"
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
"Age 63
Given Name Betty
Middle Name J
Surname Bishop
Birth Date 27 Nov 1935
State West Virginia
Last Place of Residence Mercer, West Virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24740
Event Date 01 Mar 1998"


Charles Michael "Mickey" Lecco

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Charles Michael "Mickey" Lecco, 71, of Shady Spring, WV, formerly of Kopperston passed away on
Monday August 26, 2019 at his home following a short illness. He was born on February 14, 1948 a son of
the late Charles and Inez Chafin Lecco. Survivors include a sister Paula (Kenneth) McCormack of Glade
Springs; a niece Andrea Houck and her children Ben Stafford, Sarah Houck and Emily Houck; a nephew Dan
(Ashley) Fleenor and their children Daniel Fleenor and Raya Fleenor; and a host of other loving family and
friends. Graveside services will be held at 2PM on Tuesday September 3rd at the Sunset Memorial Park,
Beckley, WV. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Jewel Everett Carty

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 175-176; 'Virgil and Margie (Meade) Carty"; sybmitted by Shelvie
J. Nichols, 5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.


Teresa Powers

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 175-176; 'Virgil and Margie (Meade) Carty"; sybmitted by Shelvie
J. Nichols, 5055 Tibbitt Lane, Burke, VA 22015.