McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Walter Bell Graham Jr

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #16483; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Bell Graham, Jr; age 25; born in Saluda, SC; single; plumber; colored; living at Pocahontas,
VA; son of Walter and Janie (Andrews) Graham; married on 6 Apr 1940 in Tazewell, VA; Gladys
Jones; age 19; born in Harvey, WV; single; colored; living at Pocahontas, VA; daughter of George
and Edith (McGhee) Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Bell Graham; age 40; born in SC; widowed; colored; living at Kimball, WV; married on 19 Nov
1955 at Kimball, WV; Margaret Constance Aikens; age 28; born and living at Kimball, WV; single;
colored.


Gladys Amelia Jones

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #16483; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Bell Graham, Jr; age 25; born in Saluda, SC; single; plumber; colored; living at Pocahontas,
VA; son of Walter and Janie (Andrews) Graham; married on 6 Apr 1940 in Tazewell, VA; Gladys
Jones; age 19; born in Harvey, WV; single; colored; living at Pocahontas, VA; daughter of George
and Edith (McGhee) Jones.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8351; WV Archives Website.
Gladys Amelia Graham; age 32; born 8 Aug 1922 in Harvey, WV; married; colored; living at Kimball,
WV; daughter of George and Edith (McGhee) Jones; died 11 May 1954 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
due to uremia; with severe arteriolar nephrosclerosis (probably diabetes); buried 16 May 1954 in
Oak Grove Cemetery; informant, Walter Graham.


James Boyd Marchant

1. West Virginia, U.S., Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: James Boyd Merchant
Birth Date: 22 Jul 1875
Birth Place: Marion, VA
Death Date: 28 Mar 1957
Death Place: Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia
Burial Date: 31 Mar 1957
Cemetery Name: Woodlawn
Death Age: 81 years 8 months 6 days
Occupation: Bakery Worker
Race: White
Marital status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: Edward Merchant
Mother Name: Mary Margaret Madison
FHL Film Number: 804480"
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by F. Hylton; 26 Feb 2011.
" James Boyd Marchant
Birth 22 Jul 1875
Marion, Smyth County, Virginia, USA
Death 28 Mar 1957 (aged 81)
Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 66205345"


Sarah Clarcy Winebarger

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by F. Hylton; 26 Feb 2011; maintained by Janice Henry.
" Sarah Clarissa Winebarger Marchant
Birth 2 May 1882
Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina, USA
Death 2 Nov 1964 (aged 82)
Duhring, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 66205425"


Dave Westly Marchant

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Dave Westley Marchant [Dave W Marchant] [Dave Marchant]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 6 Oct 1917
Birth Place: Marion, Virginia
Death Date: 23 Apr 1995
Father:
James B Marchant
Mother:
Clarcie Weinbarger
SSN: 233288566
Notes: Sep 1938: Name listed as DAVE WESTLEY MARCHANT;
26 Sep 1988: Name listed as DAVE W MARCHANT;
03 May 1995: Name listed as DAVE MARCHANT "


Herman Lester York

1. Iowa, U.S., Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Herman Lester York
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 26 Dec 1904
Birth Place: Bloomfield, Davis, Iowa, USA
Father: Thomas Everett York
Mother: Anna Maude Owens"
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; "William Henry Sebastian and
Julia Ann (Faulkner) Sebastian"; Article; Page 236; submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake
Point Circle, Daytona beach, FL 32124.
3. New York, New York, U.S., Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Herman L York
Gender: Male
Marriage License Date: 19 Jun 1930
Marriage License Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Spouse: Ersa J Sebastian
License Number: 14427"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Herman L York
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 26 Dec 1904
Death Date: 7 Dec 1995
Claim Date: 20 Sep 1969
SSN: 330090773
Death Certificate Number: MBR"


Ersa Jane Sebastian

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken on 26 Apr 1910; Page 173A; Family #147/162.
Listed as Ersie Sebastin; age 8; born in KY; in household of father, William H. Sebastian.
2. 1920 Census McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; taken on 5 Feb 1910; Page 237B;
Family #58/60.
Listed as Ersie Sebastin; age 18; born in KY; in household of father, William H. Sebastian.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; Iaeger; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 162B;
Family #14/16.
Listed as Ersa J. Garner; age 28; born in KY; divorced; clerk in dry goods store; head of household.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "David C. Garner and Amanda (Cline) Garner"; Article; Page 148;
submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake Point Circle, Daytona Beach, FL 32124.
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "William Henry Sebastian and
Julia Ann (Faulkner) Sebastian"; Article; Page 236; submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake
Point Circle, Daytona beach, FL 32124.
"...Ersa and William lived in Richmond, Virginia...."


Roger York

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; "William Henry Sebastian and
Julia Ann (Faulkner) Sebastian"; Article; Page 236; submitted by Sandra Lake Lassen, 29 Lake
Point Circle, Daytona beach, FL 32124.
"...died in Iaeger on 29 March 1934, at the age of one month, eighteen days of whooping cough.
Little Roger is buried in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery at Roderfield..."
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7890; WV Archives Website.
Roger York; age 1 mon, 18 days; born 11 Feb 1934 in Iaeger, WV; infant son of H.L. and Ersa
(Sebastian) York; died 29 Mar 1934 in Iaeger, WV; due to whooping cough; buried 30 Mar 1934 in
Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. H.L. York, Iaeger, WV.


Frank W. Smith

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Lester; E.D. 41-43; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page 1075A;
Image 22 of 25; Household #201.
Listed as Frank Smith; age 64; born in NC; married; 4th grade education; Negro; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1940; retail salesman for keystone industry; head of household.


Sallie C. Rumley

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Lester; E.D. 41-43; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page 1075A;
Image 22 of 25; Household #201.
Listed as Sallie Smith; age 54; born in VA; married; 4th grade education; Negro; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1940; in household of husband, Frank Smith.


Nathaniel Smith

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Traphill District; Lester; E.D. 41-43; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page 1075A;
Image 22 of 25; Household #201.
Listed as Nathaniel Smith; age 12; born in WV; single; 6th grade education; attending school; Negro;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1940; in household of father, Frank Smith.


Lienece Beatrice Tilley

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 137; WV Archives Website.
Jimmie George; age 25; born and living at Ravencliff, WV; divorced; son of Jim and Bessie George;
married on 3 Mar 1951 at Ravencliff, WV; Beatrice Tilley; age 21; born in Maben, WV; single; living
at Glen Fork, WV; daughter of Clarence and Lottie Tilley.


Oliver Estep

1.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; E.D. 24-58; taken 7 Aug 1940;
Page 1441B; Image 44 of 60; Household #326.
Listed as Oliver Estep; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Charles Estep.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #2317; Ancestry.com Website.
Oliver Estep; age 25; born in Paynesville, WV; single; carpenter; living in Bradshaw, WV; son of
Charlie and Mary Ellen (Kennedy) Estep; married on 18 Jan 1957 in Lebanon, VA; Margaret Rose;
age 18; born in Raysal, WV; single; living in Jolo, WV; daughter of John and Ida (Underwood) Rose.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Oliver Estep
[O Estep]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 26 Mar 1931
Birth Place: Paynesville, West Virginia
Death Date: 15 Jun 1991
Father: Charlie Estep
Mother: Mary Kennedy
SSN: 234465820
Death Certificate Number: 00000000000000000000009652
Notes: Nov 1947: Name listed as OLIVER ESTEP;
22 May 1998: Name listed as O ESTEP"


Margaret Rose

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Raysal;; E.D. 24-60; taken 1 May 1940;
Page 1220A; Image 89 of 133; Household #706.
Listed as Margaret Rose; age 7 mons; born in WV, in household of father, John A. Rose, Sr..
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #2317; Ancestry.com Website.
Oliver Estep; age 25; born in Paynesville, WV; single; carpenter; living in Bradshaw, WV; son of
Charlie and Mary Ellen (Kennedy) Estep; married on 18 Jan 1957 in Lebanon, VA; Margaret Rose;
age 18; born in Raysal, WV; single; living in Jolo, WV; daughter of John and Ida (Underwood) Rose.


James Strother "Jim" Crockett Jr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Strother and Jean Crockett"; article; Page 128;
submitted by Rebecca Crockett, 3755 Teays Valley Rd, Hurricane, WV 25526.
2. Chesterfield Co, VA; Marriage License #76-012320; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Strother Crockett, Jr; age 23; born 25 Jan 1953 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 6 yrs
college education; living at 165 Maple Ave, Welch, WV; son of James Strother and Helen Jean
(Barker) Crockett; married on 24 Apr 1976 in Petersburg, VA; Wanda kay Adkins; age 24; born 4 Dec
1951 in VA; single; this is her 1st marriage; 6 yrs college education; living at 18400 Chestnut Ridge,
Petersburg, VA; daughter of William Collins and Isabell Witherspoon (Robertson) Adkins.
3. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Strother Crockett Junior
Divorce Date: 21 Jul 1993
Divorce Place: Chesterfield, Virginia, USA
Spouse: Wanda Crockett "
4. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Strother Crockett Junior
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marriage Registration Place: Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 9 Oct 1993
Marriage Place: Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Spouse: Elizabeth Jane Pendleton "


Elizabeth Jane Pendelton

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Strother and Jean Crockett"; article; Page 128;
submitted by Rebecca Crockett, 3755 Teays Valley Rd, Hurricane, WV 25526.
2. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2016, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elizabeth Jane Pendleton
Birth Date: 19 Feb 1962
Birth Place: Richmond, Virginia, USA"
3. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elizabeth Jane Pendleton
Gender: Female
Marriage Registration Place: Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 9 Oct 1993
Marriage Place: Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Spouse: James Strother Crockett "