McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Alex S. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Alex S. Wright; age 39; born in Nov 1861 in NC; married 17 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Emaline

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Emeline Wright; age 38; born in Apr 1862 in VA; married 17 yrs; 7 children; 6 living; in
household of husband, Alex S. Wright.


Mollie C. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Mollie C. Wright; age 16; born in Aug 1883 in VA; single; in household of father, Alex S.
Wright.


Emma N. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Emma N. Wright; age 12; born in Nov 1877 (sic, 1887) in VA; in household of father, Alex
S. Wright.


Alberta E. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Alberta E. Wright; age 10; born in Apr 1890 in VA; in household of father, Alex S. Wright.


Daniel E. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Daniel E. Wright; age 6; born in Jan 1894 in VA; in household of father, Alex S. Wright.


Lula A. Wright

1. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Lula A.. Wright; age 4; born in May 1896 in VA; in household of father, Alex S. Wright.


Wilbur Wade Cook

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Wilbur Wade Cook
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 32
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Cyclone, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 15 Feb 1908
Residence Place: Cyclone, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Buffalo Chilton Coal Co
Weight: 150
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: Pearl Cook
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Wilbur Wade Cook Self (Head)
Pearl Cook Wife"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Wade Cook
SSN: 232-34-7960
Last Residence:
24827 Cyclone, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 15 Feb 1908
Died: 13 Feb 1992
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)"


James Washington Pratt

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baylesville District; Baileysville; E.D.55-1; taken on 19 Apr 1940;
Page 5B; Image 10 of 45; Household #62.
Listed as Jem Pratt; age 39; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Washington Pratt
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Jun 1901
Birth Place: Bondtown, Virginia, USA
Residence: Baileysville, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Occupation: Red Jacket Coal Co
Weight: 167
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6 1
Next of Kin: Beatrice Pratt
Household Members:
Name
James Washington Pratt"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Pratt
SSN: 235-05-7399
Last Residence:
West Virginia
BORN: 3 Jun 1901
Died: Jan 1965
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
4.


Beatrice Gilley

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 230A;
Image 5 of 37; Family #47/48.
Listed as Beatrice M. Gilley; age 14; born in WV in household of father, Robert H. Gilley.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baylesville District; Baileysville; E.D.55-1; taken on 19 Apr 1940;
Page 5B; Image 10 of 45; Household #62.
Listed as Beatrice Pratt; age 34; born in WV; married; 1 yr HS education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James W. Pratt.


Nancy Pratt

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baylesville District; Baileysville; E.D.55-1; taken on 19 Apr 1940;
Page 5B; Image 10 of 45; Household #62.
Listed as Nancy Pratt; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James W. Pratt.


Fredrick Pratt

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baylesville District; Baileysville; E.D.55-1; taken on 19 Apr 1940;
Page 5B; Image 10 of 45; Household #62.
Listed as Fredrick Pratt; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, James W. Pratt.


Harrison C. Pratt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1968); Browns Creek District; Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Harrison C. Pratt; age 25; born 16 Mar 1943 in WV; single; construction worker; living at Baileysville, WV;
son of James W. and Beatrice (Gilley) Pratt; died 27 Apr 1968 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to respiratory failure; massive intake of sedative pills; buried 1 May 1968 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV; informant, Beatrice Pratt, Baileysville, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 2 Jun 2012; grave marker photo added by B. Walls.
Harrison C. Pratt; born 16 May 1943; died 27 Apr 1968; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"WEST VIRGINIA * SR US NAVY".


Manuel Montero Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 157; WV Archives Web Site.
Manuel Montero; age 27; born in Spain; single; miner; living at Raysal, WV; son of Manuel and
Josephine; married on 29 Mar 1935 in Welch, WV; Lola Rambo; age 18; born in Wise Co, VA;
single; living at Raysal, WV; daughter of Walter and Lillian.


Lola Estalle Rambo

1. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lola Estelle Rambo
Birth Date: 31 Aug 1918
Birth Place: Wise, Virginia, USA"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 157; WV Archives Web Site.
Manuel Montero; age 27; born in Spain; single; miner; living at Raysal, WV; son of Manuel and
Josephine; married on 29 Mar 1935 in Welch, WV; Lola Rambo; age 18; born in Wise Co, VA;
single; living at Raysal, WV; daughter of Walter and Lillian.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13237; WV Archives Web Site.
Lola Montero; age 32; born 1 Sep 1918 in St. Paul, VA; married housewife; living at Bradshaw, WV;
daughter of Walter and Lillian (Trent) Rambo; died 7 Sep 1950 at Bradshaw, WV; due to pulmonary
TB; buried 10 Sep 1950 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Walter Rambo.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11Dec 2013.
Lola E. Montero; born 1 Sep 1919 (differs from Ref 1); died 7 Sep 1950; buried here; headstone photo
shown; "MOTHER".


Ethelyn E. Bishop

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 136B;
Family #348.
Listed as Etheline Bishop; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Bishop.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Sally Miller; 7 Oct 2008.
" Ethelyn E. Bishop Butler
Birth 29 Apr 1923
Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 5 Sep 2008 (aged 85)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Hope Church Cemetery
Monroe County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Ethelyn E. Butler, 85 of Greenville, passed away Monday September 15, 2008 at Princeton Community Hospital. Born April 29, 1923 at Kimball, WV., she was the daughter of the late George and Sarah Lester Bishop. Mrs. Butler was a retired employee of the State of West Virginia working with the Commission on Aging. She was a member of the Red Sulphur Springs Methodist Church, a member of the Peterstown Chapter #118 Order of Eastern Star, and a member of the Southern WV Quilters Guild. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by 13 brothers and sisters"


James Alvin Thompson

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"James Alvin Thompson, 78 of Davy, WV, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Tazewell Carilion Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

"He was born April 10, 1939 in Marytown, WV, a son of the late Jessie James and Lydia Lester Thompson. He was a retired coal miner.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Dorothy Thompson and second wife Carol Thompson; three brothers William Harvey, Jerry Wayne and Paul David Thompson;

"Those left behind to cherish his memory are three brothers, Charles Henry, Thomas O’Neil and Danny lee Thompson all of Tazewell, VA; one sister, Dorothy Marie Parks of Davy, WV; a very special niece Vicki Parks Muncy whom was his caregiver and who James made his home with; a special great niece and nephew, Tiffany Starr and Elijah Jake Muncy; two special close friends Rick Walls of Herndon, WV, and Lee Shamblin of Bradshaw, WV; also several other nieces and nephews.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 12 noon, with Elder Arthur Short Officiating at the chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell, WV...."