McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Bruce Alexander Manuel

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bruce Manuel
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Age: 23
Birth Date: 1883
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 15 Mar 1906
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Father: John
Mother: Orlena
Spouse: Sallie Turner
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 141"
2. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Spring District; taken 21 Apr 1910; Page 192A; Image 9 of 44;
Family #83/84.
Listed as Bruce E. Manuel; age 27; born in VA; married once for 4 yrs; laborer for railroad; head of
household.
3. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Bruce Manuel; age 38; born in VA; married; "book man" for caol mine; head of household.
4. 1930 Census Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliffe; taken 7 May 1930; Page 119B; Image
20 of 28; Family #179/181.
Listed as Bruce Manuel; age 47; born in WV; married at 19; coal miner; head of household.
5. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; E.D.30-21; taken 10 May 1940; Page
432A; Image 61 of 62; Household #522.
Listed as Bruce Manuel; age 57; born in VA; widowed; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; no occupation; head of household.
6. Mingo Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration card #U-1062; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Bruce Manuel age 59; born 1 Jul 1882 in Caroll Co, VA; living at War Eagle, WV; unemployed;
person who will always know address, Edgar Manuel; War, Eagle, WV; 5'9" tall; 130 lbs; blue eyes,
gray hair; ruddy complexion; long scar on right upper arm.
7. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bruce Manual
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Jul 1882
Birth Place: Monrat, Virginia
Father: John H Manual
Mother: Orline D Sholkey
SSN: 234249481
Notes: Nov 1939: Name listed as BRUCE MANUAL"
8. Mingo Co, Death Certificate #'58 013755; WV Archives Web Site.
Bruce Alexander Manuel; age 75 yrs, 7 mons, 22 days; born 1 Jul 1883 (sic, 1882) in Carroll Co, VA;
widowed; retired coal miner; living at War Eagle; son of John Manuel and _______; died 23 Oct
1958 in War Eagle, WV; due to senility; buried "Across River in Buchanan Co, VA"; informant, Dewey
L. Manuel, War Eagle.


Sally J. Sizemore

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sallie Sizemore
Gender: Female
Marital status: Single
Age: 16
Birth Date: 1878
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 19 Jul 1894
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Mother: Emaline Sizemore
Spouse: James D. Turner
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 92"
2. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Springs District; taken 8 Jun 1900; Page 171A; Image 21 of
38; Family #187/187.
Listed as Sallie Turner; age 21; born in Sep 1878 in VA, married 6 yrs; 3 children, 2 living; in
household of husband, James D. Turner.
3. 1900 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Pipers Gap District; taken 2 Jun 1900; Page 142B; Image 2 of 38;
Family #10/10.
Listed as Sarah J. Wright (sic, Sizemore, Turner); age 20; born in Sep 1879 in VA; single; in
household of step- father, Alex S. Wright.
4. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sallie Turner
Gender: Female
Marital status: Widowed
Age: 27
Birth Date: 1879
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 15 Mar 1906
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Mother: Mrs. Wright
Spouse: Bruce Manuel
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 141"
5. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Spring District; taken 21 Apr 1910; Page 192A; Image 9 of 44;
Family #83/84.
Listed as Sallie J. Manuel; age 31; born in VA; married twice; last time for 4 yrs; 6 children; 5 living;
in household of husband, Bruce A. Manuel.
6. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Sallie Manuel; age 42; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Bruce A. Manuel.
7. Mingo Co, WV; Death Certificate #5387; WV Archives Web Site.
Sally Jean (sp?) Manuel; age 51 yrs, 6 mons, 22 days; born 17 Sep 1879 in Carroll Co, VA; married;
housewife; daughter of Alex Right (sic, Wright) and ______; died 9 Apr 1930 at War Eagle, WV; due
to tuberculosis of lungs; buried 11 Apr 1930 in Buchanan Co, VA; informant, Bruce Manuel, War
Eagle, WV.


Birdie E. Manuel

1. 1910 Census, Carroll Co, VA; Sulphur Spring District; taken 21 Apr 1910; Page 192A; Image 9 of 44;
Family #83/84.
Listed as Brinda E. Manuel; age 2 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.
2. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Birdie Manuel; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.


John Curtis Manuel

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Curtis Manuel; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.
2. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; E.D.30-21; taken 10 May 1940; Page
432A; Image 61 of 62; Household #522.
Listed as John Manuel; age 28; born in VA; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; new worker; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.


Clara Manuel

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Clara Manuel; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.


Dewey Manuel

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; taken 26 Jan 1920; Page 204B; Image 29 of 49;
Family #281/281.
Listed as Dewie Manuel; age 1 yr, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Bruce A. Manuel.


Natalina Teresa Majestro

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Tony and Maria F. Majestro"
article; Page 198; submitted by Dan Ras, Box 639, Kimball, WV 24853.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Rosalie; 27 Apr 2017.
" Natalie Teresa Majestro Giardina
Birth 21 Dec 1937
Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 23 Apr 2017 (aged 79)
Mio, Oscoda County, Michigan, USA
Burial
Mentor Township Cemetery
Mio, Oscoda County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 178804304"

Additional Information Posted:
"Natalie Teresa Giardina, age 79 years of Mio, Michigan passed away suddenly on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at her treasured home at Hinchman Acres Resort and Canoe Livery in Mio, Michigan. Natalie was born December 21, 1937 in Kimball, West Virginia to Antonio and Maria Majestro. She graduated from Welch High School in 1956. Soon after graduation, she married her beloved husband Sam R. Giardina on June 16, 1956. She will be missed by her daughters Mary Anne (Movses) Shrikian, of Berkley, Michigan, Nancy (Tom) Doddridge of Naperville, Illinois and Toni (James) Pratt of Brighton Michigan. She was the beloved grandmother of Tamar, Zaven, Tommy, Jessica, Nicholas, Kohar and Alyssa. She was also the dear sister of Nancy (Dan) Rasi, Josephine (Joe) Chiari, Dr. Tony (Prudence) Majestro, Carmella (Francis) Cuomo, Margaret (Philip) Cuomo and sister-in-law of Carmela Giardina, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Sam, her parents, sister Francesca Cucuzza, brother Joseph Majestro, brother-in-law Dan Rasi, sister-in-law Sally Allen and brother-in-law Dennis Giardina. Natalie was employed as a secretary at Ford Motor Company for 9 years. In April 1971, Natalie and Sam moved to Mio, Michigan where they successfully owned and operated Hinchman Acres Resort and Canoe Rental. They loved partnering together to build a quality resort and canoe rental on the beautiful AuSable River. They enjoyed the hard work and pride in operating a well known and popular family vacation destination. They provided quality service to many generations of repeat customers. She sold the business in December 2012. Natalie was a woman of strong faith with a deep love for God. Natalie was a member of St Mary's Catholic Church, and active as a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus of Our Lady of the Woods Council #7329, Mio. Natalie was deeply rooted in the community and was a member of the Mio Red Hats, active in the Garden Club, the Bird Club, and a even served as a citizen member of a special committee for the Department of Natural Resources. She most recently served as the secretary of the Board of Directors of Love, INC. Visitation will be Friday, April 28, 2017 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Lashley Funeral Home located at 318 Pearl Street Mio, Michigan. A parish vigil service and Rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mio with Rev. Santiago M. Hoyumpa officiating. Natalie will lie in state at the church from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. prior to Mass. Burial will be in Mentor Township Cemetery. Donations may be made in Natalie's memory to Our Lady of the Wood Shrine Restoration Fund or Love INC, Oscoda County Chapter Fairview, Michigan.

"Bay City Times 4-27-2017"


Amanda Paije Thornsbury

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Amanda Paije Thornsbury McGuire, 37, of Anawalt WV, finished her journey on this earth on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at her residence. Born March 30, 1983, in Welch WV, she was the daughter of Tina Wellman and Kirby Thornsbury.Amanda will always be remembered for her free spirit, loving heart, and living her life to the beat of her own drum.She was preceded in death by her grandfather’s Pat G. Wellman Jr and Carl Mahon, uncles Shaun P. Wellman, and Jamie Daugherty whom she loved dearly.Those left to cherish her memories are her husband, Roy McGuire of the home, her maw maw Mary Wellman Mahone whom she loved like a mom, her mother, Tina Billings and husband Randy of Elyria OH, father Kirby Thornsbury of of Pulaski VA, sister Ashleigh Thornsbury of Premier WV, a special aunt Crystal Daugherty, uncles, Pat G. Wellman III and wife Barbie of Louisa VA, Joe Wellman of Roderfield, WV, special nieces and nephews, Katelyn and Blake Lauderback of Premier WV, and Alaina and Dylan Browning of Winston Salem N.C. ; Whom she loved like they were her own, and a host of Friends and Family, two special friends, Betty Stevenson and Joanna Clemins.In keeping with her wishes the body will be cremated and a private family memorial will be held at a later date.Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.fanningfuneralhomes.comFanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the McGuire Family."


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.


John Julian Virgil

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"John Julian Vigil, 76, of Indian Creek, WV passed away on Saturday December 5, 2020 at his home
after a long battle with cancer. He was born on July 4, 1944, a son of the late Pablita and Joseph Vigil
of Colorado Springs, CO. John is a United States Marine Corp. Vietnam Veteran, a member of the
Wyoming County Veterans Honor Guard and a coal miner. He loved being outside whether it be in the
building tinkering on something, mowing the grass, or hunting and fishing. He is the member of the
Wyoming County Veterans Honor Guard. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his
special aunt, Floraida; a uncle, Richard Vigil; a brother Ernest Elmer Vigil; his mother-in-law, Granny
Gladys Brown; a very special grandson, John Wayne Brown; and grandson Jerry Wayne Brown. Those
left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 54 years, Sue Ann Vigil; son, Gerald (Susie)
Brown of Indian Creek; two daughters; Denise (David) Hornsby of Rockview and Pablita (Shawn)
Mullins of Beckley; seven grandchildren; Sara (Randy) Trent of McDonald Mill Creek, Carmella Brown
and Jay Kennedy of Skin Fork, Timothy Brown of Rockview, Joseph Billups of Beckley, Sally Billups of
Beckley, Isaac and Draven Mullins; six great-grandchildren, Kayla Trent, Abigail Trent, Elijah Kennedy,
Aliyah Kennedy, Layla Onorato, and Gavin Braesicke; three sisters Charlotte and Kim of Colorado
Springs, CO, and Debbie Martinez of Pueblo, CO; and a host of other family and friends. Services for
Mr. Vigil will be held at 1 pm on Friday December 11, 2020 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral
Home, Lynco, WV with Pastor David Johnson officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Cline Family
Cemetery, Sunhill, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 11 until the time of service on Friday
at the funeral home. The Wyoming County Veterans Honor Guard will be conducting military rites.
The family would like to send a special thank you to Amedysis Hospice, and Angela "Faye" Cline from
Village Care Givers. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Ray C. Brunty

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, takn on 2 Apr 1930, Page 164A, Family #4.
Listed as Ray Brunty, age 1 yr, 2 months, born in WV, in household of father, Herbert Brunty.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Slab Fork District; E.D. 55-11; taken on 24 Apr 1940; Page 282A;
Image 19 of 56; Household #139.
Listed as Ray C. Brunty; age 12; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
other place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Herbert Brunty.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Ray Brunty [Ray Bruty]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Jan 1928
Birth Place: Clear Fork W, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Dec 1996
Father:
Herbert Brunty
Mother:
Myrtle Morgan
SSN: 234387026
Notes: Apr 1943: Name listed as RAY BRUNTY; :
Name listed as RAY BRUTY"
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Wiregrass Irisheyes; 28 Oct 2009.
" Ray “PaPa” Brunty
Birth 17 Jan 1928
Death 20 Dec 1996 (aged 68)
Burial
Greenlawn Cemetery
Waycross, Ware County, Georgia, USA
Plot Garden Of Love
Memorial ID 43636390"


Janet

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Wiregrass Irisheyes; 28 Oct 2009.
" Janet Brunty
Birth 12 Jan 1952
Death unknown
Burial
Greenlawn Cemetery
Waycross, Ware County, Georgia, USA
Plot Garden Of Love
Memorial ID 43636396"

(No death date. She maybe living or remarried)


Lou Siller Reed

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier Mining Village; taken on 17 Apr
1930; Page 242A; Image 23 of 38; Family #191/191.
Listed as Lusiller Reed; age 19; born in WV; single; in household of father, James Reed.
2. www.obitcentral.com Website. Wyoming Co, WV.
"Lou Siller Fix, 91, formerly of Killarney, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away , May 26, 2002, at her residence in Columbus Ohio following a brief illness. Born Aug. 24, 1910, in Roderfield, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary Reed."