McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Junior Boyd "Bill" Smith

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Junior Boyd Smith
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Blue Jay, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1927
Residence: Beaver, Raleigh, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 15 Oct 1945
Occupation: U S Maritime Service Training Station
Weight: 140
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: Nellie Smith
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Junior Boyd Smith Self (Head)"
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #76-055697; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Junior Boyd Smith; age 49; born 15 oct 1927 in Blue Jay, WV; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage;
12th grade education; living at Rt 3, Box 34, Iaeger, WV; son of Alton and Nellie (Anderson) Smith
married on 3 Dec 1976 in Lebabon, VA; Marie Smith, maiden name Bailey; age 47; born 23 Dec
1928 in Panther, WV; divorced; 10 grade education; living at Rt 3, Box 34, Iaeger, WV; daughter of
Tom and Ethel Bailey.
3. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #80-001471; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Junior Boyd Smith; age 52; born 15 Oct 1927 in WV; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage; 12th grade
education living at General Deelivery, Iaeger, WV; son of Alton Boyd and Nellie (Anderson) Smith;
married on 22 Jan 1980 in Grundy, VA; Mary Lee Damron, maiden name Hall; age 43; born 7 Sep 1936
in KY; divorced; this was her 2nd marriage; living at General Delivery, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Jerry and
Mae (Ward) Hall.
4. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #81-005067; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Junior Boyd Smith; age 53; born 15 oct 1927 in WV; divorced; this was his 3rd marriage; 12 grade
education; iving at Box 833, Iaeger, WV; son of Alton Boyd and Nellie (Anderson) Smith; married on 27 Feb
1981 in Grundy, VA; Mary Lee Damron; maiden name Hall; age 44; born 7 Sep 1936 in KY; divorced;
this was her 3rd marriage; 6th grade education; living at Box 2, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Jerry and Mae (Ward)
Hall.
5.Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Junior Boyd Smith
[Junior B Smith]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1927
Birth Place: Blue Jay Ral, West Virginia
Death Date: 25 Feb 2000
Father: Alton B Smith
Mother: Nellie Anderson
SSN: 232428428
Notes: Jul 1945: Name listed as JUNIOR BOYD SMITH; 02 Mar 2000: Name listed as JUNIOR B SMITH"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 6 Dec 2013.
Junior "Bill" Smith; born 15 Oct 1927; died 25 Feb 2000; buried here; headstone photo shown; "PA PAW".


Mary Lee Hall

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #81-005067; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Junior Boyd Smith; age 53; born 15 oct 1927 in WV; divorced; this was his 3rd marriage; 12 grade
education; iving at Box 833, Iaeger, WV; son of Alton Boyd and Nellie (Anderson) Smith; married on 27 Feb
1981 in Grundy, VA; Mary Lee Damron; maiden name Hall; age 44; born 7 Sep 1936 in KY; divorced;
this was her 3rd marriage; 6th grade education; living at Box 2, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Jerry and Mae (Ward)
Hall.


C. Elizabeth Coleman

1. U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2017; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: C . Elizabeth Smith
Gender: Female
Death Age: 90
Birth Date: 9 Nov 1918
Birth Place: Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Iaeger, West Virginia, USA
Death Date: 11 Feb 2009
Obituary Date: 13 Feb 2009
Newspaper Title: Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Newspaper Place: Bluefield, West Virginia, USA
Spouse: David
Parents: Robert C. and Grace Coleman Smith
Siblings: Josephine Smith Ferry and Shirley Smith Main; Ralph Smith"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Feb 2014.
C. Elizabeth Smith; born 9 Nov 1918; died 11 feb 2009; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"BELOVED AUNT".


Henry Brady Craft

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; taken on 18/19 Jun 1900; Page 120A;
Family #203/210.
Listed as Henry Craft; age 8; born in Jun 1891 in WV; in household of father, John W. Craft.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1659; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Henry Brady Craft; age 46; born 20 jun 1895 in Mercer Co, WV; living at Rt #1, Welch, WV;
employed by Edmore Coal Co, Welch, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Maude
Craft, Rt #1, Welch, WV; 5'6" tall; 150 lbs; blue eyes; brown hair; ruddy complexion.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #4777; WV Archives Web Site.
Henry Brady Craft; age 51 yrs, 8 mons, 20 days; born 20 Jun 1895 in Mercer Co, WV; married;
husband of Maude Farley, age 48; living at Welch, WV; son of William Craft and unknown mother;
died 12 Mar 1947 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to coronary occlusion; buried 14 Mar 1947
in Farley Cemetery, Browns Creek (District), WV,


Stella Maude Farley

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 9/11 Jun 1900, Page 229B, Family #69.
Listed as Stella M. Farley, age 4, born in WV in Feb 1896, in household of father, John H. Farley.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creeek District; Welch; taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 103A;
Family #67/83.
Listed as Maude Farley; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, John H. Farley.
3. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
"Age 86
Given Name Maude
Surname Craft
Birth Date 01 Mar 1896
State West Virginia
Last Place of Residence West Virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24801
Event Date Dec 1982"


Homer Green

1. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.co, Web Site.
"Name: Homer Greene
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 22
Birth Year: abt 1920
Marriage Date: 17 Jan 1942
Marriage Place: Avery, North Carolina, USA
Father: S E Greene
Mother: Lula Greene
Spouse: Jean Akemon
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 18
Spouse Father: Josh Akemon
Spouse Mother: J Akemon
Event Type: Marriage


Emma Jean Akeman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 4B;
Image 8 of 26; Family #76/87.
Listed as Jean Akeman; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Joshua S. Akeman.
2, 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 Jean Akemon; age 16; born in WV; single; 3 yrs HS education; not attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Joshua S. Akeman.
3. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.co, Web Site.
"Name: Jean Akemon
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Year: abt 1924
Marriage Date: 17 Jan 1942
Marriage Place: Avery, North Carolina, USA
Father: Josh Akemon
Mother: J Akemon
Spouse: Homer Greene
Spouse Gender: Male
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 22
Spouse Father: S E Greene
Spouse Mother: Lula Greene
Event Type: Marriage"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emma Jean Akemon
[Emma Jean Greene]
[Emma Weiss]
[Emma Dickey]
[Emma Jean Akennonl]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Dec 1922
Birth Place: Havaco McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 26 Sep 2001
Father: Josh S Akennonl
Mother: Bertha Horn
SSN: 234203415
Notes: Dec 1938: Name listed as EMMA JEAN AKEMON;
Feb 1945: Name listed as EMMA JEAN GREENE;
Oct 1963: Name listed as EMMA JEAN WEISS;
Apr 1972: Name listed as EMMA JEAN DICKEY;
03 Oct 2001: Name listed as EMMA J DICKEY"


Harvey Kissinger

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 5; WV Archives Web Site.
Harvy Kissinger; age 21; born in Grayson Co, VA; single; laborer; living at Yukon, WV; son of _______;
married on 5 Dec 1907 at Iaeger, WV; Corlie Christian; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of John and _____.
2, McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9090; WV Archives Web Site.
Harve Kissinger; age 67; born 10 Mar 1880 in Newport, VA; married; husband of Carlie Kissinger;
age 57; railroad section hand; SS#719-07-7484; son of william Kissinger and unknown mother; died
7 Jun 1947 at Iaeger, WV; due to hypertensive heart disease; buried 10 Jun 1947 in Iaeger Memorial,
Roderfield, WV; informant, Thomas Kissinger, Iaeger, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Barbara Pryor; 22 Nov 2013; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Harvey C. "Harve" Kissinger; born 10 Mar 1880; died 7 Jun 1947; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"He worked for the N & W Railway Co as a sectionhand & had worked for Iaeger Poca Coal Co as a miner.

Married Carlie Christian on Dec 5, 1907 in Iaeger, McDowell, WV. Children were Thomas Dewey; Luther Willis "Bill"; Charlie E; Grover Kinley; Juanita; Beatrice; Ermile Adrian; Phyllis & Phillip.


WV death certificate for Harve Kissinger: son, Thomas Kissinger, as informant, listed Harve's birth as Mar 10, 1880.
WWII draft registration card: Harvey Kissinger, age 63, listed his birth as March 10, 1879.
WWI draft registration card: Harvey Kissinger, age 35,listed 1883 as birth year but "Don't know" for the date.
1900 VA census: Mary as head & his mother listed his birth as April, 1882.


Family links:
Parents:
William Riley Kissinger
Mary Elizabeth Snell Kissinger

Spouse:
Cordela Christian Kissinger (1889 - 1962)*

Children:
Luther Willis Kissinger (1910 - 1994)*
Grover Kinley Kissinger (1914 - 1994)*
Juanita Kessinger Kevesdy (1916 - 1988)*
Beatrice Kissinger Toddish (1918 - 1995)*
Ermile Adrian Kissinger (1925 - 1998)*
Phillip Kissinger (1932 - 1976)*

Siblings:
Henry H. Kissinger (1843 - 1928)**
Sarah Isabell Kissinger Westwood (1848 - 1918)**
Lillian Preston Kissinger McCroskey (1857 - ____)**
John William Kissinger (1871 - ____)*
Rosa Lee Kissinger Hunter (1873 - 1939)*
James Allie Kessinger (1879 - 1952)*
Sidney Ellis Kissinger (1879 - 1963)*
Harvey C. Kissinger (1888 - 1947)
Floyd Chapman Kessinger (1894 - 1952)*
Marshall Walker Kessinger (1895 - 1970)*

*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling..."


Cordela "Carlie" Christian

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River Township, Page 256A, Family 304.
Listed as Cordela Christian, age 11, born in Dec 1889 in WV, in household of father, John Christian.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1907); Page 5; WV Archives Web Site.
Harvy Kissinger; age 21; born in Grayson Co, VA; single; laborer; living at Yukon, WV; son of _______;
married on 5 Dec 1907 at Iaeger, WV; Corlie Christian; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of John and _____.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 002032; WV Archives Web Site.
Carlie, Mrs. Harvey, Kissinger; age 91(sic, 73); born in "71 (sic, 1889) in WV; widow; housewife; living
at Iaeger, WV; daughter of John and Mary (Asbury) Christian; died 20 Feb 1962 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to hypertensive heart disease with diabetesa and asthma; buried 23 Feb 1962 in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Barbara Pryor; 16 Jan 2014; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Cordela "Carlie Christian Kissinger; born 9 Dec 1889; died 20 Feb 1962; buried here; headstone photo
shown;
"Daughter of John Christian & Margaret Asbury.

At age 18, married Harvy Kissinger (age 21; laborer) on Dec 5, 1907 in Iaeger, McDowell, WV.

Children were Thomas Dewey; Luther Willis "Bill"; Charlie E; Grover Kinley; Juanita; Beatrice; Ermile Adrian; Phyllis & Phillip Kissinger.


Family links:
Parents:
John Christian (1860 - 1945)

Spouse:
Harvey C. Kissinger (1888 - 1947)

Children:
Luther Willis Kissinger (1910 - 1994)*
Grover Kinley Kissinger (1914 - 1994)*
Juanita Kessinger Kevesdy (1916 - 1988)*
Beatrice Kissinger Toddish (1918 - 1995)*
Ermile Adrian Kissinger (1925 - 1998)*
Phillip Kissinger (1932 - 1976)*..."


Emily Adrian Kissinger

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Emily Adrian "Podink" Kissinger; born 16 Apr 1925; died 1 Feb 1998; buried here; headstone photo
shown.


Phillip Kissinger

1. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Phillip Kissinger
SSN: 232-42-9314
BORN: 12 May 1932
Died: May 1976
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Phillip Kissinger; born 12 May 1932 in McDowell Co, WV; died 4 May 1976 in McDowell Co, WV;
buried here; headstone photo shown; "IN GODS CARE".


William Eugene Seabolt Sr

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 009551; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Eugene Seabolt; age 18; born 1 Nov 1959 in IN; this is hsis first marriage; 11th grade education;
living at 414 N. 9th Street, Goshen, IN; son of William Douglas and Norma Jean (Mullins) Seabolt;
married on 6 Mar 1978 at Tazewell, VA; Regina Faith Potter; age 16; born 2 Mar 1962 in WV; this is
her first marriage; 8th grade education; living at Box 145, Twin Branch, WV; daughter of Thomas Eugene
and Freda Mae (Cantrell) Potter.
2. Ohio Divorce Index, 1962-1963, 1967-1971, 1973-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William E Seabolt
Birth Year: 1958
Times Married: 1
Residence: Columbus, Fairfield
Spouse's Name: Hilda H Seabolt
Spouse's Birth Year: 1965
Spouse - Times Married: 1
Spouse's Residence: Westerville, Delaware
Marriage Duration (Years): 02
Number of Minor Children: 0
To Whom Decree Granted: Dissolution
County of Decree: Fairfield
Decree Date: 23 Dec 1991
Cerificate Number: 46856
Volume Number: 6982"
3. Elkhart Co, IN; Marriage License #95-023006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Eugene Seabolt, Sr; age 35; born in Elkhart, IN; laborer; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage was
annuled in 1991; 10th grade education; living at 520 S. Main, Goshen, IN; son of William D. and Norma J. Seabolt;
married on 3 Jul 1995 in Goshen, IN; Janice Horne; age 37; born in Welch, WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage;
first marrage ended in 1984; factory worker; 9th grade education; living at same address as groom; daughter of
George and Goldie Charles.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Modfreak; 16 Oct 2015.
William Seabolt, Sr; born 1 Nov 1959; died 13 Oct 2015; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
obit posted;
"William Seabolt Sr, 56, of Frenchburg KY, passed away, Tuesday, October, 13, 2015, at Baptist Health Lexington Hospital Lexington KY, Born November 1, 1959, in Elkhart IN, he was the son of William D. and Norma Justice Seabolt.
"He was a resident of Coalwood, prior to moving to Frenchburg KY, the last two years of his life, He enjoyed coaching baseball and fishing, and anytime he spent with his grandson, William Brayden Seabolt.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Florence and Jack Seabolt, and his maternal grandparents Pearl and Franklin Justice.
"He is survived by his parents of Frenchburg, Kentucky, one brother and wife of Coalwood WV, three sisters; two sons, three daughters; six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
"Funeral Services will be conducted, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Noon from the Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield WV, with Pastor Michael Brooks officiating, burial will follow at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield WV, and friends may call, Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 6 P.M. to 9 P.M. at the Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield WV. Pallbearers will include, Bill Seabolt, Brandon and Eric Slabach, Mike and Brian Seabolt, Marty, and Mark Marek, Doug Slabach and Eddie Marek.
"Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Seabolt Family.
"Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com"


Hilda H.

1. Ohio Divorce Index, 1962-1963, 1967-1971, 1973-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William E Seabolt
Birth Year: 1958
Times Married: 1
Residence: Columbus, Fairfield
Spouse's Name: Hilda H Seabolt
Spouse's Birth Year: 1965
Spouse - Times Married: 1
Spouse's Residence: Westerville, Delaware
Marriage Duration (Years): 02
Number of Minor Children: 0
To Whom Decree Granted: Dissolution
County of Decree: Fairfield
Decree Date: 23 Dec 1991
Cerificate Number: 46856
Volume Number: 6982"


William Eugene Seabolt Sr

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 009551; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Eugene Seabolt; age 18; born 1 Nov 1959 in IN; this is hsis first marriage; 11th grade education;
living at 414 N. 9th Street, Goshen, IN; son of William Douglas and Norma Jean (Mullins) Seabolt;
married on 6 Mar 1978 at Tazewell, VA; Regina Faith Potter; age 16; born 2 Mar 1962 in WV; this is
her first marriage; 8th grade education; living at Box 145, Twin Branch, WV; daughter of Thomas Eugene
and Freda Mae (Cantrell) Potter.
2. Ohio Divorce Index, 1962-1963, 1967-1971, 1973-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William E Seabolt
Birth Year: 1958
Times Married: 1
Residence: Columbus, Fairfield
Spouse's Name: Hilda H Seabolt
Spouse's Birth Year: 1965
Spouse - Times Married: 1
Spouse's Residence: Westerville, Delaware
Marriage Duration (Years): 02
Number of Minor Children: 0
To Whom Decree Granted: Dissolution
County of Decree: Fairfield
Decree Date: 23 Dec 1991
Cerificate Number: 46856
Volume Number: 6982"
3. Elkhart Co, IN; Marriage License #95-023006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Eugene Seabolt, Sr; age 35; born in Elkhart, IN; laborer; this is his 2nd marriage; first marriage was
annuled in 1991; 10th grade education; living at 520 S. Main, Goshen, IN; son of William D. and Norma J. Seabolt;
married on 3 Jul 1995 in Goshen, IN; Janice Horne; age 37; born in Welch, WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage;
first marrage ended in 1984; factory worker; 9th grade education; living at same address as groom; daughter of
George and Goldie Charles.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Modfreak; 16 Oct 2015.
William Seabolt, Sr; born 1 Nov 1959; died 13 Oct 2015; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
obit posted;
"William Seabolt Sr, 56, of Frenchburg KY, passed away, Tuesday, October, 13, 2015, at Baptist Health Lexington Hospital Lexington KY, Born November 1, 1959, in Elkhart IN, he was the son of William D. and Norma Justice Seabolt.
"He was a resident of Coalwood, prior to moving to Frenchburg KY, the last two years of his life, He enjoyed coaching baseball and fishing, and anytime he spent with his grandson, William Brayden Seabolt.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Florence and Jack Seabolt, and his maternal grandparents Pearl and Franklin Justice.
"He is survived by his parents of Frenchburg, Kentucky, one brother and wife of Coalwood WV, three sisters; two sons, three daughters; six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
"Funeral Services will be conducted, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Noon from the Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield WV, with Pastor Michael Brooks officiating, burial will follow at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield WV, and friends may call, Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 6 P.M. to 9 P.M. at the Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield WV. Pallbearers will include, Bill Seabolt, Brandon and Eric Slabach, Mike and Brian Seabolt, Marty, and Mark Marek, Doug Slabach and Eddie Marek.
"Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Seabolt Family.
"Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com"