McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


Moses Theodore Greer

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 80; WV Archives Web Site.
M.T. Greer; age 32; born in Rockingham Co, VA' single; clerk; living at Premier, WV; son of
T.S. and Lilly; married on 24 Nov 1920 at Welch, WV; Goldie Shaw; age 21; born in Carroll
Co, VA; single; daughter of W.F. and Laura L.


Goldie Lillian Shaw

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; Snake Root Branch; taken on
3 May 1910; Page 171A; Family #178/179.
Listed as Goldie L. Shaw; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, William F. Shaw.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 336; WV Archives Web Site.
C.W. Shouse; age 21; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at premier, WV; son of C.W.
and Minnie was issued a license to marry on 27 Jan 1917 in McDowell Co, WV; Goldie Shaw;
age 18; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; daughter of W.F. and Laura; license returned, unused.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 27/28 Jan 1920;
Page 195A; Image 1 of 16; family #7/7.
Listed as Goldie Shaw; age 19; born in VA; single;in household of father, William F. Shaw.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 80; WV Archives Web Site.
M.T. Greer; age 32; born in Rockingham Co, VA' single; clerk; living at Premier, WV; son of
T.S. and Lilly; married on 24 Nov 1920 at Welch, WV; Goldie Shaw; age 21; born in Carroll
Co, VA; single; daughter of W.F. and Laura L.


Martha "Patsy" Sloan

1. 1900 Census, Knott Co, KY; Hindman Precinct; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 13B; Image 25 of 47;
Family #184/188.
Listed as Martha Slone; age 13; born in Jul 1887 in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Sloan.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 187; WV Archives Web Site.
W.M. Shaw; age 29; born in Wythe Co, VA; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of Albert and Callie;
married on 15 Oct 1915 at Hemphill, WV; Patsy Adkins; age 28; born in Knott Co, KY; widow; daughter
of A.J. and Eliza.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11335; WV Archives Web Site.
Martha Shaw; age 57 yrs, 2 mons, 12 days; born 4 Jul 1886 in Pike Co, KY; married; wife of William Shaw;
living at Marine, WV; daughter of Andrew and Louise Slone; died 16 Sep 1943 in Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, WV; due to arterlerotic gangrene of 3rd and 4th toes of left foot; following operation to
amputate toes; buried 19 Sep 1943 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Dewey England,
Caples, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site. Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Martha Shaw; born 4 Jul 1886; died 16 Sep 1943; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Clay Smith Ratcliff

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1905); Page 185; WV Archives Web Site.
C.S. Ratcliff; age 21; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; miner; living at Bradshaw, WV; son of
_______ and Maudie Allen; married on 29 Nov 1905 at Rolph, WV; Lillie M. Foley; age 20;
born in ______; single; daughter of ________ and Marian.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Kimball; taken on 3 May 1910; Page
157A; Image 71 of 82; Family #610/693.
Listed as Clay Ratcliff; age 22; born in VA; married once for 4 yrs; brakeman for railroad; head
of household.
3. Mercer Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #592; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clay Smith Ratcliff; age 29; born 25 Jun 1888 in Olympia, VA; living at Matoaka, WV; railorading
for N&W Railway, Williamson, WV; married; dependent wife and 4 children; medium height with
stout build; blue eyes and light hair.
4. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Williamson District; Williamson; taken on 15 jan 1920; Page 262A;
Image 57 of 79; Family #471/557.
Listed as Clay S. Ratliff; age 32; born in VA; married; railroad conductor; roomer; in household of
Willie G. Long.
5. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Matoaka; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 148A; Image
9 of 34; Family #76/93.
Listed as Clay Ratcliff; age 32; born in VA; married; steam railroad conductor; head of household.
6. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clay Smith Ratcliff
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 25 Jun 1887
Birth Place: Olympia Smit, Virginia
Father: James Ratcliff
Mother: Amanda Wilson
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Mar 1937: Name listed as CLAY SMITH RATCLIFF"
7. Cabell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15914; WV Archives Web Site.
Clay Smith Ratcliff; age 54 yrs, 5 mons, 23 days; born 25 Jun 1887 in VA; married; husband of Mabel
L. Newberry, age 34; N &W railroad conductor; living at Iaeger, WV; son of James and Amanda (Wilson)
Ratcliff; died 18 Dec 1941 in the Huntington State Hospital, Huntington, WV; due to general paralysis;
buried 20 Dec 1941 in Roderfield, WV.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorail Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls, 22 Dec 2013.
Clay S. Ratcliff; born 25 Jun 1887; died 18 Dec 1941; buried here; grave marker photo shown.
"AT REST".


Mabel L. Newberry

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 10 Apr 1930, Page 231B, Family #136.
Listed as Mabel Bean, age 22, born in WV, in household of husband, Swanson Beane.
2. "Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Mr. and Mrs. John W. Alley" article, Page 158.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); WV Archives Web Site.
Newton S. Bean; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Iaeger, WV; son of William
and Nancy; married on 4 Jan 1927 at Welch, WV; Mabel L. Newberry; age 21; born in Russell Co, VA;
single; daughter of William and Mary Bell.
4. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Mabel Alley; born on 12 Jun 1907; died in Dec 1984; living at Iaeger, McDowell Co, WV at death.


James Robert Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as J. Robert Leatherwood; age 45; born in Sep 1854 in NC; married 2 yrs; farmer; head
of household.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as James R. Leatherwood; age 54; born in NC; widowed; farmer; head of household.


Dare M. Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as Dare M. Leatherwood; age 11; born in Jan 1889 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.


Anna Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as Anna Leatherwood; age 9; born in Aug 1890 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as Anna Leatherwood; age 20; born in NC; single; in household of father, James R. Letherwood.
3. 1920 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 29 jan 1920; Page 174A; Image
21 of 22; Family #204/210.
Listed as Annie Leatherwood; age 30; born in NC; single; home farming; head of household.


J. Gilmer Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as J. Gilmer Leatherwood; age 8; born in Apr 1892 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as Gilmer Leatherwood; age 18; born in NC; single; in household of father, James R. Letherwood.


Pauline Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as Pauline Leatherwood; age 6; born in Oct 1893 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as Pauline Leatherwood; age 16; born in NC; single; in household of father, James R. Letherwood.


Davis Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as Davis Leatherwood; age 5; born in Feb 1895 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as Davis Leatherwood; age 14; born in NC; in household of father, James R. Letherwood.


Dennis Bryan Leatherwood

1. 1900 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 273B;
Image 8 of 22; Family #69/72.
Listed as D. Bryan Leatherwood; age 3; born in Aug 1896 in NC; in household of father, James R.
Leatherwood.
2. 1910 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page 201B;
Image 8 of 19; Family #70/70.
Listed as Dennis Leatherwood; age 12; born in NC; in household of father, James R. Letherwood.
3. 1920 Census, Haywood Co, NC; Jonathan Creek Township; taken on 29 jan 1920; Page 174A; Image
21 of 22; Family #204/210.
Listed as Dennis B. Leatherwood; age 23; born in NC; single; lawyer; in household of sister, Anna
Leatherwood.


Yvonne Hagerman

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 8 May 1940;
Page 1233B; Image 104 of 132; Household #812.
Listed as Yvonne Hagerman; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Joshua Hagerman.


Arthur James Birchfield

1. 1910 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; Wharncliff; taken on 27 Apr 1910; Page 219B; Image
14 of 27; Family #132/132.
Listed as Arthur Birchfield; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Moses Birchfield.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 253B; Image 2 of
43; Family #18/18.
Listed as Arthur Birchfield; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Moses Birchfield.
3. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'60 015519; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur James Birchfield; age 51; born 26 Dec 1908 in VA; married; coal miner; SS#719-07-7198;
living at Mohawk, WV; son of Mose and Lucinda (Lambert) Birchfield; died 12 Nov 1960 in Bluefield
Sanitarum, Bluefield, WV; due to meingoencephalitis, brain tumor, chromophobe, and adenoma of the
pituitary; buried 15 Nov 1960 in Four Pole Cemetery, Mohawk, WV; informant, Ella Cline Birchfield,
Mohawk, WV.


Ellie Mae Cline

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'66 000568; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Birchfield; age 58; born 30 Mar 1907 in ____; widow; housewife; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter
of Warren Alderson and Margaret Vera (_____) Cline; died 25 Jan 1966 in Mohawk, WV; due to
coronary occlusion, arteriosclerotic heart disease and dibetes mellitus; buried 29 Jan 1966 in Four
Pole Cemetery, Mohawk, WV; informant, Kathleen Lockhart, Mohawk, WV.


Alonzo Peace

1. 1900 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Quinnimount District; taken on 25 Jun 1900; Page 289B;
Image 334 of 840; Family #272/279.
Listed as Alonzo Peace; age 6; born in Jan 1894 in VA; black; at school; in household of father,
Gilbert Peace.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 332; WV Archives Web Site.
Alonzo Peace; age 24; born in Rockingham Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Gilbert and Jennie; married on 16 Aug 1914 at Hemphill, WV; Ossie Moore; age 17; born in
VA; single; black; daughter of James and Sarah.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hemphill; taken on 30 Jan 1920; Page 275B;
Image 30 of 30; Family #287/287.
Listed as Alonzo Pease; age 27; born in VA; single; black; coal miner; in household of step-father,
Charles Oney and mother, Jennie Tucker Pease Oney.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 247A;
Image 1 of 21; Family #1/1.
Listed as Alonzo Oney; age 36; born in VA; single; Negro; coal miner; in household of father, Charles
Oney, with wife.


Ossie Moore

1, 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 23 May 1910; Page 28A; Image 25 of 46;
Family #231/231.
Listed as Ossie Moore; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Frank Moore.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 332; WV Archives Web Site.
Alonzo Peace; age 24; born in Rockingham Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Gilbert and Jennie; married on 16 Aug 1914 at Hemphill, WV; Ossie Moore; age 17; born in
VA; single; black; daughter of James and Sarah.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken on 6/7 Feb 1920;
Page 201B; Image 14 of 16; Family #146/146.
Listed as Ossice Peace; age 21; born in VA; married; black; laundress; in household of step-father,
Richard Sydnor.


Timothy "Tim" Perkins

1. 1900 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Wilson Creek District; taken on 16 Jun 1900; Page 113A; Image 23 of
34; Family #201/201.
Listed as Timothy Perkins; age 6 mons; born in VA in Nov 1899; in household of father, Steven
Perkins.
2. 1910 Census, Grayson Co, VA; Wilson Creek District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 154A; Image 31 of
43; Family #296/296.
Listed as Timothy Perkins; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Steven Perkins.
3. Grayson Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #805; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Tim Perkins; age 18; born 17 Nov 1900; living at Flat Ridge, Grayson Co, VA; employed as sawmiller
for Steve Perkins (father?) at Flat Ridge, VA; nearest relative, Lura Perkins; Flat Ridge, VA;; medium
height and build; blue eyes and light hair.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 424; WV Archives Web Site.
Tim Perkins; born 17 Nov 1900 in Grayson Co, VA; living at Warrior, WV; son of Steve and Minnie Perkins;
married on 15 Nov 1938 at Yukon, WV; Lillian Harman; born 28 Aug 1918 in WV; living at Warrior, WV;
daughter of William and Mandie Harman.
5. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #76-046605; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Tim Perkins; age 76; born 17 Nov 1899 in Grayson Co, VA; widowed; this is his third marriage; 1st grade
education; living at War, WV; son of Steve and Minnie (Hall) Perkins; married on 1Oct 1976 in Lebanon, VA;
Sylvia Hicks; maiden name Gross; age 58; born 17 Feb 1918 at English, WV; widowed; this is her second
marriage; 5th grade education; living at Warriormine, WV.


Sylvia Gross

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #76-046605; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Tim Perkins; age 76; born 17 Nov 1899 in Grayson Co, VA; widowed; this is his third marriage; 1st grade
education; living at War, WV; son of Steve and Minnie (Hall) Perkins; married on 1Oct 1976 in Lebanon, VA;
Sylvia Hicks; maiden name Gross; age 58; born 17 Feb 1918 at English, WV; widowed; this is her second
marriage; 5th grade education; living at Warriormine, WV.