Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


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 "


Biddie Bell Whittaker

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Hearn Addition to Princeton; E.D. 28-34; taken
19 Apr 1940; Page 523B; Image 28 of 84; Household #227.
Listed as Bidie B. Whittaker; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Jodie A, Whittaker.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Orval Hodges; 5 Dec 2016.
" Biddie Bell Bauguess Whittaker Thomas
Birth 22 May 1938
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Death 26 Nov 2016 (aged 78)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered
Memorial ID 173508175"

Additional Information Posted:
"d/o Jodie A. & Virgie Meadows Whittaker
w/o 1st husband Wayne Thompson Bauguess
w/o 2nd Ralph Thomas

"Biddie Bell Thomas

"May 22, 1938 - November 26, 2016

"Life Legacy

"Biddie Bell Whittaker Thomas, 78, of Princeton, WV, passed away peacefully, after a courageous battle with Giant Cell Arteritis, a rare inflammatory vasculitis, which attacked the arteries of her heart and brain, on Saturday November 26, 2016 at Roanoke Memorial Medical Center with family by her side.

"Born May 22, 1938 in Princeton, she was the daughter of the late Virgie and Jodie Whittaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Wayne Thompson Bauguess; one brother Joe Whittaker; five sisters Jean Webb, Barbara Whittaker, Sis Smith, Bonnie Varney and Hazel Jones.

"She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and best friend.

"Biddie was a small business entrepreneur starting and operating many successful businesses over her lifetime, including Thomas Ceramics, Thomas Roofing, Thomas Sanitation and Thomas Paving.

"She is survived by her devoted husband of 56 years Ralph Thomas and will be lovingly remembered by her three sons: Charlie Bauguess and wife Sherry, Mark Thomas and companion John Collins, Scott Thomas and wife Christy; one daughter Tammy Thomas; five grandchildren Heather Ramirez and husband Fred, Chasen Thomas and wife Jackie and Christopher Thomas, Brittany and Brandon Moore; three great grandchildren, Dhestyn, Saeghyn and Glaecyn Ramirez; Rhonda Thomas mother of Heather and Chasen; three brothers, Bud, Jack and Frank Whittaker; two sisters, Debbie Fowler and Sandra Brinkley.

"In accordance with Biddie’s wishes, her body has been cremated and her remains will be scattered to the wind at some of her favorite locations in the world."


Charles Ray Asbury

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #82-046885; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Ray Asbury; age 32; born 9 Jan 1951 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Bishop, VA; son of William Powell Roy and Lakey (Altizer) Asbury; married
on 27 Aug 1982 in Bishop, VA; Juanita Jude Chambers, maiden name Matney; age 39; born 11 Mar
1943 in VA; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage ended 24 Jul 1974; 6th grade
education; living at General delivery, Bishop, VA; daughter of Ezrael Abraham Lincoln and Elizabeth
Pauline (Dunford) Matney.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charles Ray Asbury
[Charles R Asbury]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 9 Jan 1951
Birth Place: Skygusty, West Virginia
Death Date: 8 Mar 2003
SSN: 236748007
Notes: Feb 1964: Name listed as CHARLES RAY ASBURY;
19 Mar 2003: Name listed as CHARLES R ASBURY"
3. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charles Ray Asbury
Death Date: 8 Mar 2003
Death Place: Tazewell, Virginia, USA"


Juanita Jude Matney

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #82-046885; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Ray Asbury; age 32; born 9 Jan 1951 in WV; this is his 1st marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Bishop, VA; son of William Powell Roy and Lakey (Altizer) Asbury; married
on 27 Aug 1982 in Bishop, VA; Juanita Jude Chambers, maiden name Matney; age 39; born 11 Mar
1943 in VA; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage ended 24 Jul 1974; 6th grade
education; living at General delivery, Bishop, VA; daughter of Ezrael Abraham Lincoln and Elizabeth
Pauline (Dunford) Matney.


James Edward Buchanan Sr

1. 1930 Census, New Castle Co, DL; Wilmington; 620 East 5th Street; taken 4 Apr 1930; Page 96A;
Image 9 of 27; Family #65/74.
Listed as James Buchanan; age 18; born in DL; single; laborer in laundry; in household of father,
Robert S. Buchanan.
2. New Castle Co, DL; Marriage Certificate #534; LDS Web Site via Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Edward Buchanan; age 27; born in DL; single; this is his 1st marriage; foreman; living in
Wilmington, DL; fathert born in PA; mother born in DL; married on 13 Apr 1940 in Wilmington, DL;
Helen Virginia Swiggett; age 24; born in DL; single; this is her 1st marriage; living in Wilmington, DL;
father and mother born in MD.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Edward Buchanan
Race: White
Age: 28
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 2 Sep 1912
Birth Place: Wilmington, Delaware, USA
Residence Place: Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA
Employer: Isaah Turner
Weight: 126
Complexion: Sallow
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: Robert B Buchanan
Household Members:
Name Relationship
James Edward Buchanan Self (Head)"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Richard Wright; 4 Jul 2008; maintained by kmwebb.
"James E. Buchanan, Sr
Birth 2 Sep 1912
Delaware, USA
Death 4 Apr 2008 (aged 95)
Burial
All Saints Cemetery
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"JAMES BUCHANAN
"James E. Buchanan, Sr.

"Age 95, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at Newark Manor on Friday, April 4, 2008.

"Born in Wilmington, Mr. Buchanan was the son of the late Robert E. and Theresa Buchanan. He worked as a foreman for a commercial laundry company before his retirement.

"His wife, Helen (Swiggett) Buchanan and his son, James Buchanan, Jr. predeceased him. He is survived by his children, William A. Buchanan and his wife, Pattie of Bear, DE, Wayne A. Buchanan of Newark, DE and Carole Morgan and her husband W. Gardner Morgan of West Palm Beach, FL; and daughter-in-law, Mei Buchanan of Annapolis, MD; his brother, Paul Buchanan of Wilmington, DE; his sister, Frances Twardus of Milford, DE; 6 grandchildren, Aileen, Scott, Heather, Ryan, Sheena and Catriona; and 4 great grandchildren.

"Friends and family are invited to visitation on Monday, April 7, between 6-8 pm at Mealey Funeral Home, Limestone and Milltown Roads, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday morning at 9:30 am at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington.

"In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Helen Graham Cancer Center, 4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd., Newark, DE 19713.

["published 04/06/2008]"


Helen Virginia Swiggett

1. New Castle Co, DL; Marriage Certificate #534; LDS Web Site via Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Edward Buchanan; age 27; born in DL; single; this is his 1st marriage; foreman; living in
Wilmington, DL; fathert born in PA; mother born in DL; married on 13 Apr 1940 in Wilmington, DL;
Helen Virginia Swiggett; age 24; born in DL; single; this is her 1st marriage; living in Wilmington, DL;
father and mother born in MD.
2. "Jessica's Family Tree"; posted by Jessica Chester-Vernon; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Helen Virginia Swiggett
1916–2000
Birth 21 MAR 1916 • Delaware
Death 23 JAN 2000 • Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Helen Virginia Swiggett
[Helen Virginia Buchanan]
[Helen Buchanan]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Mar 1916
Birth Place: Camden, Delaware
Death Date: 23 Jan 2000
Father: Elmer
Mother: Edith G Vane
SSN: 222010473
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as HELEN VIRGINIA SWIGGETT;
Sep 1972: Name listed as HELEN VIRGINIA BUCHANAN;
03 Feb 2000: Name listed as HELEN V BUCHANAN"


Arney Joe Nelson Jr

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arney Joe Nelson Jr
[Arney J Nelson Jr Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 20 Feb 1944
Birth Place: Lenoir Caldw, North Carolina
[Caldwell CO, North Carolina]
Death Date: 2 Jan 2000
SSN: 242663031
Notes: Jul 1959: Name listed as ARNEY JOE NELSON JR;
06 Jan 2000: Name listed as ARNEY J NELSON JR"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by anthony Unknown; 7 Apr 2012.
" Arney Joe Nelson, Jr
Birth 20 Feb 1945
Death 2 Jan 2000 (aged 54)
Burial
Bethel Advent Christian Church Cemetery
Lenoir, Caldwell County, North Carolina, USA "


Charlotte Etta Bentley

1. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Charlotte Etta Bentley
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 16
Birth Year: abt 1946
Marriage Date: 10 Feb 1962
Marriage Place: Caldwell, North Carolina, USA
Spouse: Arney Joe Nelson
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 16
Event Type: Marriage "
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Charlotte Bentley Shumate
Also Known As Charlotte B Shatley
2nd Also Known As Name Charlotte B Nelson
Residence Date 01 Apr 2005
Residence Place Lenoir, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1945
Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28633
Address Date 01 Apr 2005
2nd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1995-05 Dec 2008
3rd Address Lenoir, North Carolina 28645
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1987-17 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives Angela Kay Nelson, Arney Joe Nelson Sr, Ashley Nicole Nelson, Carolyn W Shumate, Denuail M Shumate, Ivey Nelson, James Ervin Nelson Sr, Janice B Nelson, Mary Shumate, Wanda E Nelson
Record Number 189431925"


James S. Sampson

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site.
" James S Sampson
Birth 3 Mar 1878
USA
Death 8 (sic, 5) Jul 1958 (aged 80)
USA
Burial
Grassy Spur Church Cemetery
Bishop, Tazewell County, Virginia"
Additional Information Posted:
"James married Bertie Reed on September 4, 1901
James married Louise Hatmaker on October 3, 1948"