McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Al Hartshorne

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Al Hartshorne
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998-01 Jun 1998
Residence Place Hillsville, Virginia, United States
Address Hillsville, Virginia 24343
Possible Relatives Irene A Hart
Record Number 556257194"


Irene Myrtle Alderman

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Irene A Hart
Residence Date 01 Jan 1997-13 Jul 2001
Residence Place Hillsville, Virginia, United States
Birth Date 11 Aug 1923
Address Hillsville, Virginia 24343
Address Date 01 Jan 1997-13 Jul 2001
2nd Address Hillsville, Virginia 24343
2nd Address Date 01 Feb 1995-01 Apr 2001
Possible Relatives Al Hartshorne, Sarah D Everhart, Thomas Lee Everhart
Record Number 368687320"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Irene Myrtle Alderman
[Irene Myrtle Hart]
[Irene Hart]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 11 Aug 1923
Birth Place: Six McDowell, West Virginia
[Coalwood Mcd??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 16 Dec 2003
Father: Norman R Alderman
Mother: Dallas V Huff
SSN: 234329635
Notes: Nov 1941: Name listed as IRENE MYRTLE ALDERMAN;
Jun 1947: Name listed as IRENE MYRTLE HART;
19 Dec 2003: Name listed as IRENE HART"
3. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Myrtle Irene Hart
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 79
Birth Date: abt 1924
Death Date: 16 Dec 2003
Death Place: Galax, Virginia, USA"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Irene Hart
Birth Date: 11 Aug 1924
Death Date: 16 Dec 2003
Cemetery: Liberty Hill Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Carroll County, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Opal Ray Vencill

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #4276; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Coy leonard McClanahan; age 23; born in Galax, VA; single; no occupation; living at Gary, WV; son
of Leonard and Gladys (Snow) McClanhan; married on 10 Feb 1958 in Lebanon, VA; Opal Smith;
maiden name Vencil; age 27; born in Bartley, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; living at Bartley,
WV; daughter of Earl and Annie (Welch) Vencil.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69-047430; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lonnie Bert Lester; age 24; born 14 Aug 1945 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS
education; living at Box 761, Wilcoe, WV; son of Fred and Hazel (Harria) Lester; married on 26 Nov
1969 in Lebanon, VA; Opal McClanahan; maiden name, Vencill; age 39; born 18 Aug 1930 in WV;
divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; 8th grade education; living at General Delivery, Bartley, WV;
daughter of Earl and Annie (Welch) Vencill.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #76-013981; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lonnie Bert Lester; age 30; born 14 Aug 1945 in Wilcoe, WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 1 yr
HS education; living at Mill Creek Trailer Court, Bartley, WV; son of Fred and Hazel (Harris Lester;
married in 22 Apr 1976 in lebanon, VA; Opal Lester; maiden name Vencill; age 45; born 18 Aug
1930 in Bartley, WV; divorced; this is her 4th marriage; 8th grade education; living at Mill Creek
Trailer Park, Bartley, WV; daughter of Earl R. and Anna (Welch) Vencill.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Opal Ray Vencil
[Opal Ray Smith]
[Opal Smith]
[Opal McClanahan]
[Opal Lester]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 18 Aug 1930
Birth Place: Bartley Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 8 Apr 1998
Father: Earl A Vencil
Mother: Anna E Welch
SSN: 234428503
Notes: Jul 1944: Name listed as OPAL RAY VENCIL;
Jan 1950: Name listed as OPAL RAY SMITH;
Jul 1956: Name listed as OPAL SMITH;
Nov 1959: Name listed as OPAL MCCLANAHAN;
Dec 1969: Name listed as OPAL LESTER"
5. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Opal Vencil Lester
[Opal Vencil Vencil]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Non-Hispanic
Marital status: Married
Social Security Number: 234428503
Father's Last Name: Vencil
Age: 67 Years
Date of Birth: 18 Aug 1930
Residence City: Concord
Residence County: Cabarrus
Residence State: North Carolina
Residence Zip Code: 28027
Education: 8th grade
Date of Death: 8 Apr 1998
Death City: Concord
Death County: Cabarrus
Death State: North Carolina
Cause of Death: Chronic airway obstruction, not elsewhere classified
institution: Residence
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Removal out-of-state
Recorded Date: 15 Apr 1998
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by F. Hylton; 25 Jun 2011.
" Opal V Lester
Birth 18 Aug 1930
Death 8 Apr 1998 (aged 67)
Burial
Grandview Memory Gardens
Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA"


James Boyd Rowe

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88-020134; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Boyd Rowe; age 19; born 31 Jan 1969 in WV; single; 9th grade education; living at General
Delivery, Bartley, WV; son of Boyd and Vicey (Lester) Rowe; marrie on 29 May 1988 in Buchanan Co,
VA; Martha Jane Payne; maiden name Keene; age 31; born 1 Jun 1956 in WV; divorced; this is her
2nd marriage; first marriage ended in Apr 1988; 10th grade education; living at General Delivery,
Bartley, WV; daughter of James and Thelma (Vance) Keene.


Martha Jane Keene

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #74-028646; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Charles Franklin Payne; age 22; born 20 Mar 1952 in WV; single; 7th grade education; living in
Bradshaw, WV; son of Claude William and Clara Jane (Osborne) Payne; married on 3 Jul 1974 in
Grundy, VA; Martha Jane Keene; age 18; born 1 Jun 1958 in WV; single; 1 yr HS education; living
at Box 206, Bradshaw, WV; daughter of James Everett and Thelma (Vance) Keene.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88-020134; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Boyd Rowe; age 19; born 31 Jan 1969 in WV; single; 9th grade education; living at General
Delivery, Bartley, WV; son of Boyd and Vicey (Lester) Rowe; marrie on 29 May 1988 in Buchanan Co,
VA; Martha Jane Payne; maiden name Keene; age 31; born 1 Jun 1956 in WV; divorced; this is her
2nd marriage; first marriage ended in Apr 1988; 10th grade education; living at General Delivery,
Bartley, WV; daughter of James and Thelma (Vance) Keene.


Katherine Irene Justice

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #80-048035; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harold Mendel Bennett; age 44; born 6 Feb 1936 in AR; divorced; this is his 3rd marriage; last
marrieage ended in Jun 1972; 12th grade education; living at General Delivery, Premier, WV; son of
Connie and Jewel (Dixon) Bennett; married on 8 Oct 1980 in the Freewill Baptist Church, Grundy, VA;
Katherine Irene Lockhart; maiden name Justice; born 30 Aug 1943 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd
marriage; last marriage ended in Nov 1979; 9th grade education; living at General Delivery, Premier,
WV; daughter of Floyd and Lydia Ethel (Cline) Justice.


Grace Mills

1. 1900 Census, Knott Co, KY; District #3; taken on 2 Jun 1900; Page 49A; Image 3 of 50; Family #18/18.
Listed as Grace Mills; age 5 mons; born in Dec 1899 in KY; in household of grandmother, Tempa Bolen.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 336; WV Archives Web Site.
Nick Kosmos; age 28; born in Greece; single; lunch stand (owner?/operator?); living at Welch, WV;
son of Mike and Mary Kosmos; married on 2 Mar 1925 at Welch, WV; Gracie Mills; age 26; born in
Floyd Co, KY; single; living at War, WV; daughter of Rice and Tempie Bolden.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Indian Creek; E.D. 24-40; taken on 26 Apr 1949;
Page 797A; Image 33 0f 36; Household #236.
Listed as Gracie Kosmos; age 40; born in KY; married; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Nick Kosmos.


Virgil Honaker

1. Kentucky Birth Insex, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Virgil Honaker
Date of Birth: 21 Nov 1931
Birth Place: Pike, Kentucky, USA
Mother's name: Lizzie Ratliff
Volume Number: 121
Certificate Number: 60225
Volume Year: 1931"
2. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Virgil L Honaker
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998
Residence Place Chicago, Illinois, United States
Birth Date 21 Nov 1931
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 25 Mar 2008
Address 5727 W Grand Ave
Address Continued Chicago, Illinois 60639
Address Date 01 Jan 1998
2nd Address 5716 W Grand Ave
2nd Address Continued Chicago, Illinois 60639
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1993-01 Jan 2004
3rd Address 2030 N Harlem Ave # 3
3rd Address Continued Elmwood Park, Illinois 60707
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1993-19 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives Mabel Paul Honaker..."


Mabel Pauline Matney

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; Mud Fork; E.D. 24-58; taken on 5 Jul 1940;
Page 1128A; Image 17 of 60; Household #128.
Listed as M. Pauline Matney; age 5; born in WV; lived in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of
father, Bogle Matney.
2. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Pauline Honaker
Residence Date 01 Dec 1993
Residence Place Chicago, Illinois, United States
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Dec 1993
Address 5716 W Grand Ave
Address Continued Chicago, Illinois 60639
Address Date 01 Dec 1993
2nd Address 2235 N Harlem Ave
2nd Address Continued Chicago, Illinois 60707
2nd Address Date 01 Apr 1993
3rd Address 23 Ambassador Ave
3rd Address Continued Romeoville, Illinois 60446
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1988..."
3. Illinois, Cook Co Deaths, 1878-1994; LDS Web Site.
"Name Mabel P Honaker
Event Type Death
Event Date 20 Feb 1993
Event Place Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Gender Female
Marital Status Married
Race White
Occupation Homemaker
Birth Date 22 May 1934
Birthplace Panther, , West Virginia
Funeral Home DeNicolo Lesniak Funeral Home
Burial Date 25 Feb 1993
Burial Place Roderfield, , West Virginia
Cemetery Iaeger Memorial Cemetery
Father's Name Bogle Matney
Mother's Name Sithey Hall
Spouse's Name Virgil Honaker
Spouse's Gender Male
Informant's Name Stacy Malec..."
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaegere Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Mabel P. Honaker; born 22 May 1934; died 20 Feb 1993; buried here; double headstone with personal photo
shown with husband, Virgil Honaker; "SHE WAS THE SUNSHINE OF OUR HOME".
(There is no death date for Virgil Honaker. He may not be buried here.)


Augustine Gaminde Sr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Pedro "Pete" Gaminde"; Article; Page 148; submitted by Felisa G.
Blankenship, daughter, Glasgow, VA 24555.


Danny Ray Deskins I

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 477; WV Archives Website.
Danny Ray Deskins; age 19; born 7 Aug 1948 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Box 692, Coalwood, WV;
son of Homer Smith and Frabces (Garner) Deskins; married on 25 Nov 1967 in Iaeger, WV;
Jacqueline Sue DeLong; age 18; born 6 May 1949 in Welch, WV; single; living at Box 35, Avondale,
WV; daughter of Walker and Marie (Muncy) Delong.


Jacqueline Sue DeLong

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 477; WV Archives Website.
Danny Ray Deskins; age 19; born 7 Aug 1948 in Iaeger, WV; single; living at Box 692, Coalwood, WV;
son of Homer Smith and Frabces (Garner) Deskins; married on 25 Nov 1967 in Iaeger, WV;
Jacqueline Sue DeLong; age 18; born 6 May 1949 in Welch, WV; single; living at Box 35, Avondale,
WV; daughter of Walker and Marie (Muncy) Delong.


Don Ellis

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #4417; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Don Ellis; age 22; born in Glen Alum, WV; single; US Marines; living at Norfolk, VA; son of George
and Dimple (Collins) Ellis; married on 10 Feb 1962 at Lebanon, VA; Sonja Longo; age 22; born in
Maitland, WV; single; newspaper; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Joseph and Mae Francis (Odum)
Longo, Sr.


Paulina Sonja Longo

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #4417; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Don Ellis; age 22; born in Glen Alum, WV; single; US Marines; living at Norfolk, VA; son of George
and Dimple (Collins) Ellis; married on 10 Feb 1962 at Lebanon, VA; Sonja Longo; age 22; born in
Maitland, WV; single; newspaper; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Joseph and Mae Francis (Odum)
Longo, Sr.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 273; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clarence Lester; age 31; born 2 Nov 1933 in Fanrock, WV; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended with annulment; living at Ikes Fork, WV; son of Lloyd and Nellie (Payne) Lester; married on
6 Feb 1965 at Roderfield, WV; Paulina Sonja Longo Ellis; age 25; born 14 Jul 1939 at Maitland, WV;
divorced; one previous marriage; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Joseph and Francis (Odum)
Longo.