McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Frederick Fronerburger "Fred" Murphy

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; "Fred F. Murphy" Article; Page
212; submitted by Loraine Murphy, War, WV 24892.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Loraine Hampton Druggish
Murphy"; Article; Page 213; submitted by Loraine Hampton Druggish Murphy, PO Box, War, WV
24802.
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Frederick Murphy
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 11 Dec 1911
Death Date: 14 Mar 1991
SSN: 236102888
Branch 1: NAVY
Enlistment Date 1: 9 May 1942
Release Date 1: 17 Oct 1945"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Fredrick Fronerburger Murphy [Frederick F Murphy]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 11 Dec 1911
Birth Place: Propst, Tennessee
Death Date: 14 Mar 1991
Father:
Audley S Murphy
Mother:
Lula S Long
SSN: 236102888
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as FREDRICK FRONERBURGER MURPHY;
27 Mar 1991: Name listed as FREDERICK F MURPHY"
5. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by F. Hylton; 16 Nov 2014.
" Frederick F “Fred” Murphy
Birth 11 Dec 1911
Death 14 Mar 1991 (aged 79)
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 138841696"


Vivian Loraine Hampton

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; "Fred F. Murphy" Article; Page
212; submitted by Loraine Murphy, War, WV 24892.
2.. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Loraine Hampton Druggish
Murphy"; Article; Page 213; submitted by Loraine Hampton Druggish Murphy, PO Box, War, WV
24802.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by F. Hylton; 16 Nov 2014.
" Loraine Druggish Hampton Murphy
Birth 23 Jan 1929
War, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 2 Jun 2012 (aged 83)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 138841344"

Additional Information Posted:
"Loraine Hampton Druggish Murphy, 83, of 101 Plover Place, Princeton, WV, departed this life early Saturday morning, June 2, 2012 at Loving Hands Adult Care surrounded by her family. She was born January 23, 1929 at War, WV, daughter of the late Richard and Katherine Coleman Hampton. She resided most of her years in War before moving to Princeton in 2001. On Jan. 23, 1951 she married Nick Druggish, who preceded her in death on April 16, 1971. On May 29, 1976 she married Frederick F. Murphy of War who preceded her in death on March 14, 1991. In 1964, she earned her BS degree in Elementary Education from Concord College. In 1969, she completed her Master's degree in Elementary Education/Reading Specialist from West Virginia University. For 25 years she was a dedicated and much-loved elementary teacher, reading specialist, and Title I Reading Supervisor for McDowell County Schools. While living in War, Loraine was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church serving as a choir member, Sunday School teacher, Church Clerk, Bible School Director, and in the Women's Missionary Society. After moving to Princeton, she became a member of First Baptist Church where she also was a member of the church choir. Loraine's greatest joys were her service to God, her church, her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Surviving are daughter, Kathy Druggish Justice; son, Rick Druggish and wife, Kelly, all of Princeton; grandchildren, Lori Justice Bernhart and husband, Brendan, Vienna, Virginia, Jimmy Justice and wife, Misty, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina, Kevin Justice of Princeton, Nicholas and Seth Druggish of Princeton; great-grandchildren Brooke and Andrew Bernhart, and Halie and Corey Justice; special caregiver Jeanne Sarver of Princeton. Also surviving are Everett (Shorty) Hampton of Florida, Howard Hampton and wife Evelyn of Lutz, Florida, Maxine Hampton Fitzgerald of Fayetteville, Georgia, Richard (JR) Hampton Jr. and wife Lora of Carey, North Carolina, and George Hampton and wife Loretta of War, West Virginia, and numerous nieces and nephews all of whom she loved. She was preceded in death by sisters Pauline Hampton Stout and Betty Hampton Quitta; brothers Robert and Cecil Hampton. The family wishes to thank the caring staff of Loving Hands Adult Care and Hospice Compassus for their service. Funeral Services will be held 11:00AM, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 from the First Baptist Church on Mercer Street in Princeton with Dr. David Dockery officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.The family will receive friends from Monday from 6 until 8 PM at the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, Princeton or the Calvary Baptist Church in War."
Loraine Hampton Druggish Murphy, 83, of 101 Plover Place, Princeton, WV, departed this life early Saturday morning, June 2, 2012 at Loving Hands Adult Care surrounded by her family. She was born January 23, 1929 at War, WV, daughter of the late Richard and Katherine Coleman Hampton. She resided most of her years in War before moving to Princeton in 2001. On Jan. 23, 1951 she married Nick Druggish, who preceded her in death on April 16, 1971. On May 29, 1976 she married Frederick F. Murphy of War who preceded her in death on March 14, 1991. In 1964, she earned her BS degree in Elementary Education from Concord College. In 1969, she completed her Master's degree in Elementary Education/Reading Specialist from West Virginia University. For 25 years she was a dedicated and much-loved elementary teacher, reading specialist, and Title I Reading Supervisor for McDowell County Schools. While living in War, Loraine was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church serving as a choir member, Sunday School teacher, Church Clerk, Bible School Director, and in the Women's Missionary Society. After moving to Princeton, she became a member of First Baptist Church where she also was a member of the church choir. Loraine's greatest joys were her service to God, her church, her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Surviving are daughter, Kathy Druggish Justice; son, Rick Druggish and wife, Kelly, all of Princeton; grandchildren, Lori Justice Bernhart and husband, Brendan, Vienna, Virginia, Jimmy Justice and wife, Misty, Murrell's Inlet, South Carolina, Kevin Justice of Princeton, Nicholas and Seth Druggish of Princeton; great-grandchildren Brooke and Andrew Bernhart, and Halie and Corey Justice; special caregiver Jeanne Sarver of Princeton. Also surviving are Everett (Shorty) Hampton of Florida, Howard Hampton and wife Evelyn of Lutz, Florida, Maxine Hampton Fitzgerald of Fayetteville, Georgia, Richard (JR) Hampton Jr. and wife Lora of Carey, North Carolina, and George Hampton and wife Loretta of War, West Virginia, and numerous nieces and nephews all of whom she loved. She was preceded in death by sisters Pauline Hampton Stout and Betty Hampton Quitta; brothers Robert and Cecil Hampton. The family wishes to thank the caring staff of Loving Hands Adult Care and Hospice Compassus for their service. Funeral Services will be held 11:00AM, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 from the First Baptist Church on Mercer Street in Princeton with Dr. David Dockery officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.The family will receive friends from Monday from 6 until 8 PM at the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, Princeton or the Calvary Baptist Church in War.


James Sheffey Murray

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Diane Midkiff; 12 Sep 2001.
" James Sheffey Murray
Birth 31 May 1856
Death 3 Nov 1933 (aged 77)
Burial
Rockbridge Baptist Church Cemetery
Grant, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 5760721"

Additional Information Posted: "James Sheffey Murray was the son of Aulsey Murray and Martha (Comer) Murray, the husband of (1) Rhoda Pugh and (2) Thursey Lane, and the father of Lura Jane (Murray) Bonham, Joseph Cebert Murray, Martha M. (Murray) Russell, Vinnie (Murray) Lane, Nealie (Murray) Carter, Lelia Isabelle (Murray) Johnson, Claudia (Murray) McCreary, Paul Murray, Jerry Miah Murray, and Isaac Newton Murray."


Aulsey Stephen Murray

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Carol Conrad; 29 Nov 2015.
" Aulsey Stephen Murray
Birth 12 Jan 1837
Orange County, North Carolina, USA
Death 1916 (aged 78–79)
Flat Ridge, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Comer Cemetery
Troutdale, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 155497033"

Additional Information Posted:
"MURRAY, Aulsey S.
"Name has been seen as Aubrey

"Co C 50 Va Inf CSA

"Married Martha Comer

Buried in Jonathan Comer Cemetery aka as Comer Cemetery in Troutdale

"NOTES
According to New River Notes the grave is in the Jonathan Comer Cemetery here known as the Comer Cemetery
Location: Troutdale
Directions: West of Troutdale Hwy (SR 16) on the south edge of Troutdale town limits.
A sign on Troutdale Hwy identifies the entrance to the cemetery.
The cemetery is not visible from the highway. Cross the stream and drive up the hill.
GPS Coordinates: N36.690704 W81.431305
Surveyed by: 15 March 2003 by Ginger Ballard, Rich Ballard and Susan Taylor Woodson.
Comments: There are 111 graves identified in this record. The sign pointing to this cemetery indicates that it was established in 1873.
Miscellaneous notes are from Bette Nelson and Paul Herndon."


Martha Jane Comer

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Carol Conrad; 29 Nov 2015.
" Martha Jane Comer Murray
Birth Jan 1834
Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Death 1905 (aged 70–71)
Flat Ridge, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Comer Cemetery
Troutdale, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 15549705"


James Lafayette "Swamp" Hawkins

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Marcia Lynne vonGuden; 21 Feb 2014.
" James Lafayette “Samp” Hawkins
Birth 27 Jun 1876
Grant, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Death 8 Dec 1961 (aged 85)
Grant, Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Razor Ridge Cemetery
Grant, Grayson County, Virginia, USA Show Map
Plot Row 1"

Additional Information Posted:
"Son of James Martin Hawkins &
Lucinda (?)
Only known child born of this union

"Note***
His father later married;
Hester Adams
1890 Grayson Co, VA
One half-sibling
1 brother
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"1911 Grover Jake***see below

"Married Elizabeth "Lizzie" Ross
16 Feb 1899 Grayson Co, VA
Father of six children;
1 daughter & 5 sons
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"1901 James Huddleson
1902 Clarence Gillespie d. 1978 DE
1905 Winnie Dorcas (Broadwater) d. 1987 PA
1907 Victor Fielder***see below
1910 Ray Cicero***see below
1913 George Lee d. 1970 GA

"Married Martha Dina Johnson
Grayson Co, VA
Father of ten children;
7 daughters & 3 sons
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"1930 Mary Catherine (Blackwell)***see below
1931 Esther Fay (Rose)***see below
1933 Lucinda Ellen (Hash)***see below
1934 Ora May (Combs)***see below
1936 Geneva Florence (Davis) d. 2010 DE
1939 Edith Logene (Anderson)...see below
1941 Dottie Jean (McCann) d. 2008 MD
1943 Henry Jack...see below
1946 Ernest Leroy...see below
1951 Malcolm Douglas...see below"


Martha Dina Johnson

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Marcia Lynne vonGuden; 21 Feb 2014.
" Martha Dina Johnson Hawkins
Birth 20 Feb 1908
Grayson County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Jul 1995 (aged 87)
Marion, Smyth County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Razor Ridge Cemetery
Grant, Grayson County, Virginia, USA Show Map
Plot Row 1"

Additional Information Posted:
"Daughter of James Newton Johnson &
Mary Evelyn Smothers
One of twelve children;
8 sisters & 3 brothers
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"1902 Fanny Jane d. 1904
1904 James Christopher
1906 Rachel Elizabeth (Barker)***see below
1910 Clara Lee (Traynor)***see below
1912 Edith Logene (Whited)***see below
1913 Lelia (Price)
1915 Clifton Victor d. 1915
1916 Lillie Mae (Sullivan) d. 1940
1919 Geneva Kate (Perry)
1921 Roy Claude***see below
1926 Ruby Nell (Fulton) # 58100916

"Married James Lafayette Hawkins
Mother of ten children;
7 daughters & 3 sons
******************************************
"1930 Mary Catherine (Blackwell)***see below
1931 Esther Fay (Rose)***see below
1933 Lucinda Ellen (Hash)***see below
1934 Ora May (Combs)***see below
1936 Geneva Florence (Davis) d. 2010 DE
1939 Edith Logene (Anderson) # 69095597
1941 Dottie Jean (McCann) d. 2008 DE
1943 Henry Jack # 69220931
1946 Ernest Leroy # 69221392
1951 Malcolm Douglas # 71054668"


Almeda "Alma" Rowe

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna Precinct #3, taken on 14 Jan 1920,
Page 25B, Family #74.
Listed as Alma Rowe, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 26A; Image 23
of 29; Family #218/224.
Listed as Almeda Rowe; age 15; born in WV; in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.


Frank J. Bagarose

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Alysia; 21 Mar 2013.
" Frank J. Bagarose
Birth 19 Feb 1911
Death 27 May 1990 (aged 79)
Burial
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
Plot Section R"


Frances Joan (Fanny) Bovino

1. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Shady Spring District; Fireco; taken 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 21A;
Image 17 of 47; Family #152/153.
Listed as Fanny Bovino; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Felice Bovino.
2.1930 Census, New York; Rensselaer Co, Troy; 104 Ferry Street; taken 4 Apr 1930; Page 21A; Image
9 of 31; Family #55/112.
Listed as Fannie Bovino; age 16; born in WV; single; ironer in custom laundry; in household of father,
Felice Bovino.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007' Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Frances Joan Bovino
[Frances Bovino Bagarose]
[Frances Bagarose]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 8 Nov 1914
Birth Place: Coalwood, West Virginia
[Coalwood Mcd??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 3 Nov 2006
Father: Felix Bovino
Mother: Angeline Stutso
SSN: 106103007
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as FRANCES JOAN BOVINO; J
un 1943: Name listed as FRANCES BOVINO BAGAROSE;
14 Nov 2006: Name listed as FRANCES BAGAROSE"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Alysia; 21 Mar 2013.
" Frances Bovino Bagarose
Birth 8 Nov 1914
Death 3 Nov 2006 (aged 91)
Burial
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
Plot Section R"


Joseph "Joe" Woods

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; "James Leonard Woods, Miner";
Article; submitted by Tennesse Woods, Raysal, WV.


Florence McGuire

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; "James Leonard Woods, Miner";
Article; submitted by Tennesse Woods, Raysal, WV.