McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James M. Cooper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed as head of household.


Fanny

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed in household of husband, James M. Cooper.


Joseph Cooper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed in household of father, James M. Cooper.


Rush Cooper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed in household of father, James M. Cooper.


Stephen Cooper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed in household of father, James M. Cooper.


Alice Cooper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 26.
Listed in household of father, James M. Cooper.


William H. "Tally" Laxton

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, Rock View, taken on 22
Jul 1870, Page 568B, Family #54.
Listed as William H. Tally?, age 3, born in WV, in household of grand mother,
Jane Laxton, with mother, Gerzilda Laxton.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 3, No 83, Haga, page 49.
William T. Laxton, age 20, married on 21 Apr 1887 Sarah Mullins, age 16.
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page
238B, Family #217.
Listed as William H. T. Laxton, age 33, born in Sep 1866 in WV, farmer, head
of household.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as William H.T. Laxton, age 43, born in WV, married 23 years, farmer, head of household.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as H.T. Laxton; age 52; born in WV; farmer; head of household.
6. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #7792; WV Archives Web Site.
Tally Laxton; age 52; born in 1869 in Wyoming Co, WV; married; farmer; son of unknown father
and Sarah (sic, this was his wife not his mother) Laxton; died 24 Sep 1920 at Pineville, WV; from a
gunshot wound; no burial information; informant, M.C. Kresler, Pineville.


Sarah Mullins

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 735.
Center Township, page 017.
Listed as Sarah Mullins, age 9, in household of father, Richard Mullins.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 3, No 83, Haga, page 49.
William T. Laxton, age 20, married on 21 Apr 1887 Sarah Mullins, age 16.
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page
238B, Family #217.
Listed as Sarah Laxton, age 28, born in Mar 1872 in WV, married 12 years,
5 children, 4 living, in household of husband, William H. Tally Laxton.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as Sarah Laxton, age 39, born in WV, married 23 years, 9 children, 6 living, in household of
husband, William H.T. Laxton.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as Sary Laxton; age 48; born in WV; in household of husband, William H. T. Laxton.


William H. Laxton

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page
238B, Family #217.
Listed as William H. Laxton, age 6, born in May 1894 in WV, in household of father, William H. Tally
Laxton.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
William H. Laxton; born in 1898; died in 1966; buried in Lusk Cemetery, Wyoming Co, WV.
3. Social Security Death Index.
William Laxton; born on 6 May 1898; died in Apr 1966; living in Matoaka, Mercer Co, WV at death.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as William Laxton, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, William H.T. Laxton.


Sarah J. Laxton

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page
238B, Family #217.
Listed as Sarah J. Laxton, age 3, born in Jan 1897 in WV, in household
of father, William H. Tally Laxton.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as Sarah J. Laxton, age 13, born in WV, in household of father, William H.T. Laxton.


John Laxton

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page
238B, Family #217.
Listed as John Laxton, age 11 months, born in Jun 1899 in WV, in household
of father, William H. Tally Laxton.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as John Laxton, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, William H.T. Laxton.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as John Laxton; age 21; born in WV; in household of father, William H. T. Laxton.


Calvin Laxton

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as Calvin Laxton, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, William H.T. Laxton.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as Cal Laxton; age 17; born in WV; in household of father, William H. T. Laxton.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Cal Laxton; born in 1904; died in 1962; buried in Lusk Cemetery, Wyoming Co, WV.


Lucinda Laxton

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 16 May 1910, Page 230B, Family #241.
Listed as Lucinda Laxton, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, William H.T. Laxton.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as Lucinda Laxton; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, William H. T. Laxton.


Amanda Laxton

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as Amanda Laxton; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, William H. T. Laxton.


Virgie Laxton

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 7 Feb 1920; Page 161B;
Family #329/331.
Listed as Virgie Laxton; age 3 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William H. T. Laxton.


Wilson Greenberry McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed as head of household.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Thomas Cadle search, 4 Mar 2002, submitted by
Bonnie Hicks, inmylife64@yahoo.com
John Alexander Cadle; born on 22 May 1846 in WV; died on 1 May 1912 in
Scarboro, WV; married Jane Smith, daughter of Abraham and Amy Dora Williamson
Smith, abt 1865.
Jane Smith; born in 1845 in Tazewell Co, VA; died on 12 Aug 1889 in Raleigh
Co, WV; married first Green McKinney on 24 Apr 1860; second, John Alexander
Cadle.


Nathaniel McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


William McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


Stacy McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


Senia McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


Joseph McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


Isaac L. McKinney

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 58.
Listed in household of father, Green B. McKinney.


Rebecca Derebery

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 59.
Listed as head of household.


Marinda Derebery

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 59.
Listed in household of mother, Rebecca Derebery.


Elizabeth Derebery

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 59.
Listed in household of mother, Rebecca Derebery.


Rebecca Derebery

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 59.
Listed in household of mother, Rebecca Derebery.


Nancy Derebery

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 59.
Listed in household of mother, Rebecca Derebery.


James K. Culbertson

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 77.
Listed as head of household.


Sarah J.

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 77.
Listed in household of husband, James K. Culbertson.


William B. Cook

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, Rockview P.O. taken on 26 Jul
1870, Page 572A, Family #101.
Listed as William B. Cook, age 26, born in VA, farmer, head of household.


Emily

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, Rockview P.O. taken on 26 Jul
1870, Page 572A, Family #101.
Listed as Emily Cook, age 22, born in VA, keeping house, in household of
husband, William B. Cook.


Joshua Tilley

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 108.
Listed as head of household.


Hester

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 108.
Listed in household of husband, Joshua Tilley.


Ann Tilley

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 108.
Listed in household of father, Joshua Tilley.


David Tilley

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, at Rockview, Family 108.
Listed in household of father, Joshua Tilley.


Benjamin Christian

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O, Family 12.
Listed as head of household.
2. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Will of Benjamin Christian, named J.J. Christian and L.L. Chambers as
administrators, died at age 70 on 21 Dec 1891, was African, died at Town of
Blankenship, was married.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 701.
Clear Fork Township, page 009.
Listed as Benjamin Christian, mulatto, age 55, head of household, a farmer.
Benjamin's second wife Emily (_______), white, age 32, and her daughter,
Mary, age 12, are also listed in this household.


Dolly

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O, Family 12.
Listed in household of husband, Benjamin Christian.


Henry Christian

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O, Family 12.
Listed in household of father, Benjamin Christian.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 701.
Clear Fork Township, page 009.
Listed as Henry Christian, mulatto, age 32, head of household, a farmer.
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Clear Fork District, Family #112.
Listed as Henry Christian, age 52, black, head of household.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 30/31 Jan 1920, Page 213B, Family #157.
Listed as Henry Christian, age 71, born in WV, mulatto, farmer, head of household.


Stewart Christian

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O, Family 12.
Listed in household of father, Benjamin Christian.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 701, Clear Fork Township,
page 010.
Listed as Jake Stewart, mulatto, age 15, in household of brother, Henry Christian.
(Believe this is Stewart Christian, son of Benjamin Christian.)
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 12 Jun 1900, Page 250A, Family #97.
Listed as Stewart Christian, age 36, born in WV in Mar 1864, boarder, black, in household of
step-mother, Emily (______) Christian.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 239B, Family #67.
Listed as Stewart Christian, age 45, born in WV, in household of step-mother, Emily Christian.


Benjamin Christian

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork Township, at Sunhill P.O, Family 12.
Listed as head of household.
2. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga.
Will of Benjamin Christian, named J.J. Christian and L.L. Chambers as
administrators, died at age 70 on 21 Dec 1891, was African, died at Town of
Blankenship, was married.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 701.
Clear Fork Township, page 009.
Listed as Benjamin Christian, mulatto, age 55, head of household, a farmer.
Benjamin's second wife Emily (_______), white, age 32, and her daughter,
Mary, age 12, are also listed in this household.


Emily Vance?

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 701.
Clear Fork Township, page 009.
Listed as Emily Christian, age 32, white, in household of husband, Benjamin
Christian, black.
2. USGENWEB PROJECT, Wyoming Co, WV, "Marriage Records", by Doris Slaughter.
Book 7, page 239.
Gaston Dolmar Cook, age 60, born in Wyoming Co, WV, son of Jacob and Linda
Cook, married Catherine Graham, age 37, born in Logan Co, WV, daughter of
Emily Vance. Is this Emily's maiden name?
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 12 Jun 1900, Page 250A, Family #97.
Listed as Emily Christian, age 52, born in WV in Jun 1847, widow, 1 child, 1 living, head of household
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 239B, Family #67.
Listed as Emily Christian, age 63, born in WV, widow, head of household.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 31 Jan 1920, Page 214A, Family #167.
Listed as Emily Christian, age 72, born in WV, widow, head of household.


Jesse B. Kelly

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Peyton Justice search, 13 Jun 2001, submitted by
jeffkat@quik.com
Lorenzo Dow Harless, son of Anthony and Rosanna Williams Harless, was born in
1817 in Giles Co, VA; died in 1910 in Logan Co, WV.
Elizabeth Kelly was daughter of Jesse and Lucinda Tillet Kelly.
2. 1850 Census, Giles Co, VA, 20th District, page 380A, Family #215.
Listed as Jesse Kelly, age 70, born in VA, head of household.


Lucinda Tilley?

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Peyton Justice search, 13 Jun 2001, submitted by
jeffkat@quik.com
Lorenzo Dow Harless, son of Anthony and Rosanna Williams Harless, was born in
1817 in Giles Co, VA; died in 1910 in Logan Co, WV.
Elizabeth Kelly was daughter of Jesse and Lucinda Tillet (sic?, Tilley?)
Kelley.
2. 1850 Census, Giles Co, VA, 20th District, page 380B, Family #215.
Listed as Lucinda Kelly, age 59, born in VA, in household of husband, Jesse
Kelley.