McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


George McClellan "Cell" Burks

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; taken on 9 Jun 1900; Page 271B; Image 18
of 49; Family #154/155.
Listed as George M. Burks; age 3; born in Jul 1896 in VA; in household of father, Green Burks.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-58; taken on 27 Jul 1940;
Page 1136A; Image 33 of 60; Household #238.
Listed as Clell Burks; age 43; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; farmer; head of household.


Biddie McCoy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-58; taken on 27 Jul 1940;
Page 1136A; Image 33 of 60; Household #238.
Listed as Biddie Burks; age 41; born in VA; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Clell Burks.


Florence Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-58; taken on 27 Jul 1940;
Page 1136A; Image 33 of 60; Household #238.
Listed as Florence Burks; age 11; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same
house on1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Clell Burks.


Joel R, Adams

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Wamplerg; 3 Jun 2017.
" Joel R. Adams
Birth 3 Mar 1831
North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Apr 1913 (aged 82)
Russell County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Adams Chapel Cemetery
Castlewood, Russell County, Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"Joel R. ADAMS
3 MAR 1831 in NC - 17 APR 1913

"Burial: 20 APR 1913 Adams Cemetery, Adams Chapel Church Castlewood, Russell Co., VA

"Parents: James and Mary ADAMS

"Marriage 1 Estretta Elistrata Rutha WILLIAMS
Married: 26 JUL 1855 in Russell Co. VA 1

"Children;

"? ADAMS
Andrew P. ADAMS b: 3 APR 1856
Louisa J ADAMS b: 8 MAR 1858
James Limuel ADAMS b: 7 NOV 1860
Jonah ADAMS b: 26 FEB 1864
Nancy Caroline ADAMS b: 1 JAN 1867
Sarah Alice ADAMS b: 8 AUG 1869
Charles F. ADAMS b: 12 FEB 1872
John Quincy ADAMS b: 2 OCT 1874"


Estretta Elistrata Rutha Williams

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Wamplerg; 3 Jun 2012.
" Estretta Elistrata Rutha Williams Adams
Birth 7 Sep 1838
Russell County, Virginia, USA
Death 24 Nov 1914 (aged 76)
Russell County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Adams Chapel Cemetery
Castlewood, Russell County, Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"Estretta Elistrata Rutha WILLIAMS
7 SEP 1838 - 21 NOV 1914
Burial: 24 NOV 1914 Adams Cemetery, Adams Chapel Church Russell Co., VA

"Note: Name on tombrock Elistteirity

"Parents: Stephen and Sarah BLANKENSHIP WILLIAMS

"Marriage Joel R. ADAMS
Married: 26 JUL 1855 in Russell Co. VA 1

"Children;

"? ADAMS
Andrew P. ADAMS b: 3 APR 1856
Louisa J ADAMS b: 8 MAR 1858
James Limuel ADAMS b: 7 NOV 1860
Jonah ADAMS b: 26 FEB 1864
Nancy Caroline ADAMS b: 1 JAN 1867
Sarah Alice ADAMS b: 8 AUG 1869
Charles F. ADAMS b: 12 FEB 1872
John Quincy ADAMS b: 2 OCT 1874"


Howard Roberts

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Trace Fork Road; taken on 8 Apr 1930;
Page 203A; Image 5 of 44; Family #26/27.
Listed as Howard Roberts; age 8 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Mose Roberts.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #67 004352; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Howard Roberts; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; laborer; living at Roderfield,
WV; son of Mose and Tilda (Stacy) Roberts; married on 4 Feb 1967 in Buchanan Co, VA; Charlotte Fat
Blankenship; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; unemployed; living at iaeger, WV;
daughter of James Henry and Helen (Lester) Blankenship.


Charlotte Fay Blankenship

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #67 004352; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Howard Roberts; age 27; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; laborer; living at
Roderfield, WV; son of Mose and Tilda (Stacy) Roberts; married on 4 Feb 1967 in Buchanan Co, VA;
Charlotte Fat Blankenship; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; unemployed;
living at iaeger, WV; daughter of James Henry and Helen (Lester) Blankenship.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charlotte Faye Roberts
[Charlotte F Roberts]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 27 Mar 1950
Birth Place: Panther Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 19 Jan 2006
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Dec 1967: Name listed as CHARLOTTE FAYE ROBERTS; 08 Feb 2006: Name listed as CHARLOTTE F ROBERTS"
3. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charlotte Faye Roberts
Death Date: 19 Jan 2006
Death Place: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 6 Dec 2013.
Charlotte F. Roberts; born in 1950; died in 2006; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "BLESSED MOTHER".


Jack Coleman Green

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Jack Coleman Green; age 19; born at Mullens, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV;
married on 25 Jul 1955 at Baileysville, WV; Helen Lester; age 19; born in Baileysville, WV;
single; living at 232 McDowell Street, Welch, WV; with consent of Fred and Inez Green, parents
of Jack Coleman Green and Frank and Josephine Lester, parents of Helen lester.


Helen Lester

1. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, "Frank E. and Josie (Morgan) Lester" Article, page 132,
submitted by Hazel Lester Hurley, Glen Fork, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 20; WV Archives Web Site.
Jack Coleman Green; age 19; born at Mullens, WV; single; living at Baileysville, WV;
married on 25 Jul 1955 at Baileysville, WV; Helen Lester; age 19; born in Baileysville, WV;
single; living at 232 McDowell Street, Welch, WV; with consent of Fred and Inez Green, parents
of Jack Coleman Green and Frank and Josephine Lester, parents of Helen lester.


William David Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; Blackey; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 137A; Image
17 of 60; Family #39/148.
Listed as William D. Blankenship; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Melvin L. Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Knox Creek District; Blackey; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 128A; Image
7 of 28; Family #49/49.
Listed as William D. Blankenship; age 16; born in VA; farms garden; in household of father, Melvin L.
Blankenship.


Eli Boyd Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; Blackey; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 137A; Image
17 of 60; Family #39/148.
Listed as Eli W. Blankenship; age 1 yr, 9 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Melvin L. Blankenship.
2. 1930 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Knox Creek District; Blackey; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 128A; Image
7 of 28; Family #49/49.
Listed as Eli B. Blankenship; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Melvin L. Blankenship.
3. 1940 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Knox District; Road 652; E.D. 14-10; taken on 21 May 1940; Page 331B;
Image 38 of 50; Household #281.
Listed as Eli Blankenship; age 22; born in VA; single; 7th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in
household of father, Melvin L. Blankenship.


James Monroe Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 15 May 1940; Page
1242B; Image 122 of 132; Household #943.
Listed as James M. Blankenship; age 39; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Rose Ella Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 24/27 Jan 1920;
Page 220B; Image 14 of 26; Family #110/110.
Listed as Rosy E. Blankenship; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Perry Blankenship.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 15 May 1940; Page
1242B; Image 122 of 132; Household #943.
Listed as Rosella Blankenship; age 34; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, James M. Blankenship.


James H. Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 15 May 1940; Page
1242B; Image 122 of 132; Household #943.
Listed as James H. Blankenship; age 18; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; laborer in saw mill; in household of father, James M. Blankenship.


Bairn Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 15 May 1940; Page
1242B; Image 122 of 132; Household #943.
Listed as Bairn Blankenship; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James M. Blankenship.


Maxine Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 15 May 1940; Page
1242B; Image 122 of 132; Household #943.
Listed as Maxine Blankenship; age 12; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, James M. Blankenship.