McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James H. "Jim" Jones

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 370; WV Archives Web Site.
Jim Jones; age 21; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hensley, WV; son of John and Mary;
married 24 Sep 1927 in Welch, WV; Aretta England; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Armour and Mary.


Aretta M. England

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 217B;
Family #30/30.
Listed as Aretta M. Enland; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Joseph A. England.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 370; WV Archives Web Site.
Jim Jones; age 21; born in Carter Co, KY; single; miner; living at Hensley, WV; son of John and Mary;
married 24 Sep 1927 in Welch, WV; Aretta England; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Armour and Mary.


James Henry Belcher Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 231; WV Archives Web Site.
James H. Belcher, Jr; age 21; born and living at Superior, WV; single; married on 9 Jun 1951 at
Kimball, WV; Hazel Marie McPeake; age 17; born in Laural Fork, VA; single; living at Kimball, WV;
with consent of Jesse and Beulah McPeake, parents of Hazel Marie McPeake.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Dan Francis; 8 Oct 2016.
" James H. “Jim” Belcher, II
Birth 8 Oct 1929
Death 5 Oct 2016 (aged 86)
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"James H. "Jim" Belcher, II, age 86, of Bedford, Texas, formerly of Beckley, WV, went home to be with the Lord at Legends Health Care and Rehab Center on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

"Born on October 8, 1929 on Belcher Mountain, near Welch, McDowell County, he was the son of the late James H. Belcher, Sr. and Pearl Green Belcher.

"Mr. Belcher and his wife, Hazel, operated their family-owned furniture business, F&M Furniture Company, in Beckley for many years.

"Mr. Belcher was an ordained minister and a member of Little Vine Baptist Church in Superior, WV, where he served as an Elder. He and his late wife, Hazel, had made their home in Texas since 2009, and had lived most of his adult life in Beckley.

"Mr. Belcher was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Hazel Marie McPeake Belcher; an infant son, James H. Belcher, III; by three sisters, Edith Green, Hazel Lester and Ruth Blevins; nine brothers, Oscar, Wade, Hiller, Morgan, Tom, Leslie, Clark, Alvin and Calvin Belcher.

"Those survivors left to cherish his memory include a daughter, Iva Jo Brack and her husband, Robert, of Bedford, Texas, a son, Bryan Keith Belcher and his wife, Susie, of Beckley; grandchildren, Joshua Brack of Keller, Texas, and Bobbie Jo Brack Choe and her husband, Aaron, of Bedford, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Christian and Jayden Choe of Bedford, Texas; a sister-in-law, Mazie Belcher of Belcher Mountain; sisters-in-law, Billie Ruth Brown and her husband, Jack, Edna Church, and Betty Jean Ward and her husband, Tom, brothers-in-law, Carl and Reggie McPeake; many nieces and nephews also survive.

"Funeral services will be conducted at Little Vine Baptist Church at Superior, WV, on Monday, October 10, 2016 at 2 PM with Elder Tom Belcher and Robert Brack officiating. Burial will follow at the Belcher Family Cemetery on Belcher Mountain. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the services on Monday. Deacons of the church will serve as pallbearers.

"Online condolences, floral tributes, and other expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family via our guestbook at www.roseandquesenberry.net. Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry "Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV."


Hazel Marie McPeake

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 231; WV Archives Web Site.
James H. Belcher, Jr; age 21; born and living at Superior, WV; single; married on 9 Jun 1951 at
Kimball, WV; Hazel Marie McPeake; age 17; born in Laural Fork, VA; single; living at Kimball, WV;
with consent of Jesse and Beulah McPeake, parents of Hazel Marie McPeake.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by mom2mine; 21 Apr 2014.
" Hazel Marie McPeake Belcher
Birth 16 Aug 1933
Laurel Fork, Carroll County, Virginia, USA
Death 23 May 2011 (aged 77)
Bedford, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Hazel Marie Belcher, age 77, formerly of Beckley, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011, in Texas Health H.E.B. Hospital in Bedford, Texas.

"Born on August 16, 1933, at Laurel Fork, Va., she was the daughter of the late Jesse McPeake and Beulah A. Milam McPeake.

"Mrs. Belcher worked with her husband, Jim, in their family-owned furniture business, F&M Furniture Company in Beckley, for many years. She was a member of the Little Vine Baptist Church at Superior, W.Va., and had made her home in Hurst, Texas, since 2009, having lived most of her adult life in Beckley.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James H. Belcher III, and by two brothers, Johnnie and Jack McPeake.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 60 years, James H. "Jim" Belcher Jr. of Hurst, Texas; a daughter, Iva Jo Brack and her husband, Robert, of Bedford, Texas; a son, Bryan Keith Belcher and his wife, Susie, of Beckley; three sisters, Billie Ruth Brown and her husband, Jack, of Milford, Del., Edna M. Church of Princeton, and Betty Jean Ward and her husband, Tom, of Columbia, S.C.; three brothers, Carl McPeake of MacArthur, Jessie T. "J.T." McPeake of Welch, and Reggie McPeake of Welch; and two grandchildren, Joshua and Bobbi Jo Brack of Keller, Texas.

"Funeral services will be conducted at the Little Vine Baptist Church at Superior, W.Va., on Friday, May 27, at 2 p.m., with Robert A. Brack, Rev. Alvin M. Belcher, Rev. John J. Rinehart, and Pastor Craig Stevens officiating.

"Burial will follow at the Belcher Mountain Cemetery at Maitland, W.Va. The family will recieve friends at the church one hour prior to the services. Deacons of the Little Vine Baptist Church will serve as pallbearers.

"Online condolences may be sent to our guest book at www.roseandquesenberry.net. Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV.

"Published by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home May 2011."


James Henry Belcher III

1. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Valerie Neal; 17 Feb 2016.
" James H Belcher, III
Birth 19 Nov 1954
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 20 Nov 1954 (aged 1 day)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
New Belcher Mountain Community Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"

Additional Information Posted:
"Premature
Burial: November 21, 1954"


Walter English Rose

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 69; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Rose; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Eckman, WV; son of Emanuel
and Mat(tie); married on 1 Feb 1911 at Pageton, WV; Susannah Lester; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of William and Harriet.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'68 004197; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Rose; age 81; born 12 Feb 1887 in WV; married; husband of Mary Lambert; coal miner;
SS#235-10-2997; living at Eckman, WV; son of Emanuel amd Mattie (Mitchem) Rose; died 27 Mar
1968 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to bronchial pneumonia; buried 30 Mar 1968 in Norwood
Cemetery, Kimball, WV; informant Mrs. Mary Rose, Eckman, WV.


Mary M. Lambert

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 16 Jun 1900; Page 101B;
Family #306/335.
Listed as Mary Lambert; age 3; born in WV in 1897; in household of father, Hiram Lambert.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 18 Apr 1910; Page 63B; Family #82/114.
Listed as Mary M. Lambert; age 12; born in WV; in household of step-father, Carl F. Harman.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 156; WV Archives Web Site.
R.M. Broomfield; age 22; born in Roanoke Co, VA; single; miner; living at Hemphill, WV; son of
James and Thelma; married on 10 Dec 1911 in Welch, WV; Mary Lambert; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Hiram and Charlotte; information by Hiram Lambert,
Hemphill, WV.


Joseph David Hodge

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood-Six; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 323B; Image 48 of 64; Household #167.
Listed as Joe D. Hodge; age 51; born in NC; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; shotfireman in coal mine; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 006902; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph David Hodge; age 78; born in Johnson City, TN; widowed; retired miner; living at Newhall, WV;
SS# 236-10-3577; son of Isaac and Caroline (Wilson) Hodge; died 20 Apr 1962 in Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, WV; due to cerebral thrombosis; cardio-vascular disease and arteriosclerosis; buried
23 Apr 1962 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant. Mrs. Harry Hodge, Newhall, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
(There is no memorial created here).


Ellen Evelyn Reed

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood-Six; E.D. 24-17; taken on 11 May 1940;
Page 323B; Image 48 of 64; Household #167.
Listed as Ellen Hodge; age 55; born in TN; married; 5th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Joseph D. Hodge.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8169; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellen Evelyn Hodge; age 53 yrs, 4 mons, 30 days; born 24 Dec 1886 in Johnson Co, TN; married; wife of
Joe David Hodge; housewife; living at Coalwood, WV; daughter of Kalup (sic? Calip?) Reed and unknown
mother; died 23 May 1940 at Coalwood, WV; due to coronary thrombosis, generalized arteriosclerosis;
buried 25 May 1940 in Roderfield Cemetery; informant, J.D. Hodge, Coalwood, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 1913.
Ellen E. Hodge; born in 1886; died in 1910 (sic, 1940); buried here; headstone photo shown..


Elbert Johnson Houk

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 88A; Image
5 of 31; Family #38/40.
Listed as Elbert Houk; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, William A. Houck.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 21 Apr
1940; Page 744A; Image 1 of 36; Household #4.
Listed as Elbert Houk; age 25; born in VA; single; 8th grade education; lived in Welch, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William A. Houk.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 261; WV Archives Web Site.
Elbert Johnson Houk; age 35; born in Independence, VA; single; living in Mohegan, WV; married on
23 Sep 1950 at Mohegan, WV; Dorothy Marie Hicks; age 19; born in Davy, WV; single; living at Mohegan,
WV; with consent of Maude Hicks; mother of Dorothy Hicks.


Dorothy Marie Hicks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 8 Apr
1940; Page 749A; Image 13 of 35; Household #97.
Listed as Dorothy Hicks; age 10; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Robert Hicks.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 261; WV Archives Web Site.
Elbert Johnson Houk; age 35; born in Independence, VA; single; living in Mohegan, WV; married on
23 Sep 1950 at Mohegan, WV; Dorothy Marie Hicks; age 19; born in Davy, WV; single; living at Mohegan,
WV; with consent of Maude Hicks; mother of Dorothy Hicks.


Sharon Sue Houk

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Sharon Sue Houk, 65, of Kimball became an angel on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 in Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, VA.
"Born October 30, 1949 in Mohegan she was the daughter of the late Elbert Johnson Houk and Dorothy Marie Hicks Houk. She was a homemaker, and of the Pentecostal Holiness Faith. She was a wonderful mother, sister, aunt and friend who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
" In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother James Albert Houk, and a granddaughter Cammie Lacey Ann Taylor.
"Those left to cherish her memory are a son, Mark Blevins of Beckley; a daughter, Chrissy Taylor of Havaco; three sisters, Irene Cardwell and husband Cliff of Lancaster, CA, Kay Burks and husband Kermit of Eckman, and Betty Stevenson of Kimball; a special brother in her heart, Charles Meade of Gary; a special niece, Rebecca Lester; great nieces, Emily Lester, Holli Phillips, and Amiya and Naomi Stevenson; great nephews, Michael Lester, and Zachary and Nicholas Monette; and special life long friends, Peggy McGladdery, and Sherry and Freddie Peaks.
"Funeral service will be conducted Monday, May 11 at 11 a.m. in the Douglas Mortuary chapel in Welch with the Rev. Dewayne Houk officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell...."


William Harrison Cline

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Baileysville District, Family #113.
Listed as William H. Cline, age 7, in household of father, Michael Cline, Jr.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 15 Apr 1910;
Page 183A, Family #13.
Listed as Harrison Cline, age 16, born in WV, in houshold of father, Michael Cline.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Harrison Cline; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Bryer, WV; son of
Mike and Mary; married on 19 oct 1914 at Mr. McCoy's; Addie McCoy; age 20; born in NC; single;
daughter of John and ____.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 119; WV Archives Web Site.
Harrison Cline; age 33; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Asco, WV; son of
Mike and Mary; married on 24 Dec 1926 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Guillion; age 21; born in Jackson
Co, OH; single; daughter of George and Liza.
5. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1955); Page 31; Line #17; WV Archives Web Site.
Harrison Cline; age age 62; born in Pineville, (WV); widowed; farmer; living at Masoke, WV; son of
Mike and Mary; married on 13 Jun 1955 at Kilsyth, WV; Ethel Hudson; age 55; born in Fayette Co,
widow; living at Kilsyth, WV; daughter of Raleigh and Emma.


Ethel Hudson

1. Fayette Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1955); Page 31; Line #17; WV Archives Web Site.
Harrison Cline; age age 62; born in Pineville, (WV); widowed; farmer; living at Masoke, WV; son of
Mike and Mary; married on 13 Jun 1955 at Kilsyth, WV; Ethel Hudson; age 55; born in Fayette Co,
widow; living at Kilsyth, WV; daughter of Raleigh and Emma.


Harrison Cline

1. Internet e-mail, 22 Dec 1999, Rodney Veitschegger, Bowling Green, KY.
Harrison Cline born 1874 in Logan Co?, WV; married Minnie Roberts.
2. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV, Compiled by Wiliam A. Marsh, Vol 11, page 611.
Magnolia District, page 001.
Listed as Harrison Cline, age 6, born in VA, in household of father, James Cline.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry Vol #__(1895); Page 19; Line #21; WV Archives Web Site.
Harriaon Cline; age 21; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single; son of James and Pricey (Roberts) Cline;
married in Nov 1895 in Logan Co, WV; Bazilla Collins; age 17; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single;
daughter of Free and Rebecca (Vance) Collins.


Bazilla Collins

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry Vol #__(1895); Page 19; Line #21; WV Archives Web Site.
Harriaon Cline; age 21; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single; son of James and Pricey (Roberts) Cline;
married in Nov 1895 in Logan Co, WV; Bazilla Collins; age 17; born and living in Logan Co, WV; single;
daughter of Free and Rebecca (Vance) Collins.


Chester Willis Tabor

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #32229; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Chester Willis Tabor; age 34; born in Davy, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; miner; living at
Bradshaw, WV; son of John H. and Alice (Bishop) Tabor; married on 15 oct 1959 at Lebanon, VA;
Ollie Jane Atwell; age 19; born and living at Avondale, WV; single; daughter of Jim and Clara
(Owens) Atwell.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name:
Chester Tabor
[Chester W Tabor]
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
30 Apr 1925
Death Date:
24 Mar 1991
Claim Date:
22 Sep 1960
SSN:
233407261
Death Certificate Number:
00000000000000000000004291"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name:
Chester Tabor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
30 Apr 1925
Death Date:
24 Mar 1991
Cause of Death:
Natural
SSN:
233407261
Branch 1:
ARMY
Enlistment Date 1:
22 Mar 1945
Release Date 1:
8 May 1947
Branch 2:
ARMY
Enlistment Date 2:
3 Jul 1948
Release Date 2:
26 Oct 1948"