McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Harold Bowman

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Harold Bowman, 73, of Raysal, WV, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018, in the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY.

"Harold was born July 8, 1945, in Welch, WV, a son of the late Willard Cecil and Dicie Hughes Bowman. He was a retired coal miner and was a grave digger.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Howard, Darrell and Billy Jean Bowman; one sister Alice Christian; and maternal grandparents, Clarence and Fannie Hughes.

"Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Wanda Bowman of the home; four sons, Homer Bowman and wife Tonya of Bryan, TX, William “Bo” Bowman and wife Misty of Barnesville, OH, Daniel Bowman of the home and Emanuel Bowman also of the home and his girlfriend Amanda Vance of Paynesville, WV; seven grandchildren, Angelica Cline, and Richard, Victoria, Preston, Haden, Haley and Bryson Bowman; two brothers, Elmer Bowman and wife Ruth of Raysal, WV, and Cecil Bowman and wife Katherine of War, WV; and numerous nieces and nephews.

"Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 10, 2018, at 11 o’clock with Reverend Wilmer Muncy and Reverend Melvin Muncy officiating at the Slate Creek Church of the Living God at Raysal, WV. Burial will follow in the Rose Family Cemetery on Paddle Fork near Raysal, WV..."


Roscoe Robert Hubbard

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Vivian; Peerless No 1, Hill; taken 17 Apr
1930; Page 179; Image 47 of 73; Family #386/430.
Listed as Roscoe Hubbard; age 18; born in WV; single; Negro; in household of step-father, Thomas
McDaniel.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 224; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Hubbard; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; colored; living at Vivian, WV; son
of Tom and Sarah; married on 22 Feb 1937 at Welch, WV; Dorothy Hairston; age 20; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; colored; living at Vivian, WV; daughter of Roy and Nannie.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Roscoe Hubbard
Race: Black
Age: 28
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Bottom Creek, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 24 Jan 1912
Residence Place: Vivian, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Peerless Coal And Coke Co
Weight: 140
Complexion: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 4
Next of Kin: Sarah Jane Mcdaniel
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Robert Roscoe Hubbard Self (Head)
Sarah Jane Mcdaniel Mother"
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Robert Hubbard; age 26; born and living at Vivian, WV; divorced; colored; married on 29 Jan
1951 at Welch, WV; Grace Clarice Hairston; age 29; born in Martinsville, VA; single; colored; living at
Vivian, WV.
5. U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2018; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roscoe Hubbard
Gender: Male
Death Date: 2 Apr 2009
Obituary Date: 10 Apr 2009
Newspaper Title: Columbus Dispatch
Newspaper Place: Columbus, Ohio, USA
Parents: Robert Hubbard and Sarah Jane McDaniel,
Father: Thomas McDaniel
Children: Patricia Harris, Sara Bowers, Crystal (James) Walker, Bonnita (Michael) Baldwin of Ellenwood, GA., Ava (Robert) Randall, Daphne (Russell) West; Roscoe Hubbard "Sam""


Grace Clarice Hairston

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Robert Hubbard; age 26; born and living at Vivian, WV; divorced; colored; married on 29 Jan
1951 at Welch, WV; Grace Clarice Hairston; age 29; born in Martinsville, VA; single; colored; living at
Vivian, WV.


Ben Wilson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 421; WV Archives Web Site.
Ben Wilson; age 27; born in Henry Co, VA; single; black, miner; living at Gary, WV; son of Wash and
Lucy; married on 16 Jul 1919 at Havaco, WV; Maggie Twitty; age 22; born in Giles Co, VA; single;
black; daughter of Tyler and Lizzie.


Maggie Twitty

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 421; WV Archives Web Site.
Ben Wilson; age 27; born in Henry Co, VA; single; black, miner; living at Gary, WV; son of Wash and
Lucy; married on 16 Jul 1919 at Havaco, WV; Maggie Twitty; age 22; born in Giles Co, VA; single;
black; daughter of Tyler and Lizzie.


Ellis Larry Akeman

1, 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; E.D. 24-4; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 69A;
Image 9 of 30; Household #68.
Listed as Larry Akemon; age 10; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Joshua S. Akeman.
2. Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ellis Larry Akemon
Race: White
Age: 63
Birth Date: 24 Apr 1930
Marriage Date: 8 May 1993
Marriage Place: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Patricia Mae Meidell"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ellis Larry Akemon
[Ellis L Akemon]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 24 Apr 1929
Birth Place: Havaee McDow, West Virginia
[Havaco, West Virginia]
Death Date: 20 Jul 1996
Father: Josh Akemon
Mother: Bertha Horn
SSN: 232381861
Signature on SSN Card: Larry Akemon
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: May 1945: Name listed as ELLIS LARRY AKEMON;
02 Aug 1996: Name listed as ELLIS L AKEMON"


Patricia Mae Gantz

1. Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Patricia Mae Gantz
Gender: Female
Residence State: California
Spouse: Larry A Meidell
Spouse Residence State: California
Marriage Date: 5 Feb 1972
Marriage City: Las Vegas
Officiant Type: Religious celebrant
Recorded Date: 8 Mar 1972
Recorded County: Clark"
2. Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Patricia Mae Meidell
Maiden Name: Gante
Race: White
Age: 48
Birth Date: 6 Aug 1944
Marriage Date: 8 May 1993
Marriage Place: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Ellis Larry Akemon"