McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Harry Eugene Whitfield

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Harry Eugene Whitfield
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Portsmouth, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 24 Jan 1929
Residence: Portsmouth, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1947
Occupation: Seaboard Air Line Railroad
Weight: 124
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: Cora L Whitfield
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Harry Eugene Whitfield Self (Head)"
2. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Harry Eugene Whitfield
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Year: abt 1929
Marriage Date: 13 Sep 1947
Marriage Place: Pasquotank, North Carolina, USA
Father: John Henry Whitfield
Mother: Cora Lettie Newton Whitfield
Spouse: Gloria Bille Grines
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 17
Spouse Father: Robert Earl Grines
Spouse Mother: Fannie Lee Bowden Grines
Event Type: Marriage "
3. Portsmouth, VA; Marriage License #22910; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harry Eugene Whitfield; age 30; born in Portsmouth, VAl divorced; married once before; electrician for
Seaboard Air Line RR; living at 107 Gilmore Ave, Portsmouth, VA; son of John Henry and Cora (Newton)
Whitfield; married on 17 Aug 1959 in Portsmouth, VA; Ethel Stacy; maiden name Ethel Smithers; age 25;
born at Bradshaw, WV; widow; married once before; living at 359 Florida Ave, Portsmouth, VA; daughter
of A.Y. and Elsie (McKehn) Smithers.


Ethel Smithers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Hull; E.D. 24-57; taken on 17 Apr 1940; Image 40 of 74;
Household #339.
Listed as Ethel Smithers; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, A.Y. Smithers.
2. Portsmouth, VA; Marriage License #22910; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Harry Eugene Whitfield; age 30; born in Portsmouth, VAl divorced; married once before; electrician for
Seaboard Air Line RR; living at 107 Gilmore Ave, Portsmouth, VA; son of John Henry and Cora (Newton)
Whitfield; married on 17 Aug 1959 in Portsmouth, VA; Ethel Stacy; maiden name Ethel Smithers; age 25;
born at Bradshaw, WV; widow; married once before; living at 359 Florida Ave, Portsmouth, VA; daughter
of A.Y. and Elsie (McKehn) Smithers.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry, com Web Site.
"Name: Ethel Smithers
[Ethel Stacy]
[Ethel Whitfiled]
[Ethel Adams]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1934
Birth Place: Ax McDowell, West Virginia
[Lex, West Virginia]
Death Date: 13 Jul 1988
Father: Ay Smithers
Mother: Elsie M McKehan
SSN: 229382323
Notes: Apr 1951: Name listed as ETHEL SMITHERS; Mar 1958: Name listed as ETHEL STACY; Sep 1961: Name listed as ETHEL SMITHERS WHITFILED; Oct 1966: Name listed as ETHEL ADAMS; 22 Jul 1988: Name listed as ETHEL S ADAMS"
4. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ethel Stacy Adams
Death Date: 13 Jul 1988
Death Place: Portsmouth, Virginia, USA"


Lewis Jackson Sturgill

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Gary McMillan; 20 Aug 2012.
" Lewis Jackson “Jack” Sturgill
Birth 1 Mar 1850
Kentucky, USA
Death 11 Jan 1929 (aged 78)
Ashe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Lewis-Sturgill Cemetery
Ashe County, North Carolina, USA "


Naomi Miller

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Gary McMillan; 20 Aug 2012.
" Noama Miller Sturgill
Birth 5 Oct 1856
Death 7 Apr 1941 (aged 84)
Ashe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Lewis-Sturgill Cemetery
Ashe County, North Carolina, USA "


Angelo John Bonacci

1. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Angelo Bonacci
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1904
Age: 22
Spouse's Name: Katherine Mancin
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Age: 21
Marriage Date: 6 Feb 1926
Marriage Place: Wellsburg, Brooke, West Virginia"
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry,com.
"Name: Angelo John Bonacci
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 31
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: McDowell, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 6 Nov 1908
Residence Place: Weirton, Hancock, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Weirton Steel Company
Weight: 260
Complexion: Dark
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Catherine Bonacci
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Angelo John Bonacci Self (Head)
Catherine Bonacci Wife"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Angelo J Bonacci
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 6 Nov 1908
Birth Place: McDowell, West Virginia
[McDowell|]
Death Date: 27 Nov 1995
Claim Date: 8 Aug 1970
Father: Rosario Bonacci
Mother: Filomena Marra
SSN: 232037458
Death Certificate Number: 00000000000000000000017818
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Notes: 23 Aug 1994: Name listed as ANGELO J BONACCI"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by E.M. Smith; 30 Mar 2015.
" Angelo John Bonacci
Birth 6 Nov 1908
Death 27 Nov 1995 (aged 87)
Burial
Saint Paul Catholic Cemetery
Weirton, Hancock County, West Virginia, USA "


Catherine Mancan

1. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Angelo Bonacci
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1904
Age: 22
Spouse's Name: Katherine Mancin
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Age: 21
Marriage Date: 6 Feb 1926
Marriage Place: Wellsburg, Brooke, West Virginia"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by E.M. Smith; 30 Mar 2015.
" Caterina Mancini Bonacci
Birth 12 Apr 1906
Kyle, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 24 Aug 1971 (aged 65)
Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Saint Paul Catholic Cemetery
Weirton, Hancock County, West Virginia, USA"


Samuel Urlest Bonacci

1. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Samuel Urlest Bonacci
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 28 May 1927
Birth Place: Weirton, Hancock, West Virginia
Birth County: Hancock
Father: Angelo Bonacci
Mother: Katherine Mancan
FHL Film Number: 858821"


George Leslie Cobb

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 533; WV Archives Web Site.
George L. Cobb; age 21; born in Wilkinson, WV; single; living at Christian, WV; son of Claude and
Bessie Mae (Anderson) Cobb; married on 23 Feb 1954 in McConnell, WV; Rosa Wanda Lusk; age
18; born in Cyclone, WV; single; living at Davin, WV; daughter of Fred and Mercedes (Cook) Lusk.


Wanda Rose Lusk

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 533; WV Archives Web Site.
George L. Cobb; age 21; born in Wilkinson, WV; single; living at Christian, WV; son of Claude and
Bessie Mae (Anderson) Cobb; married on 23 Feb 1954 in McConnell, WV; Rosa Wanda Lusk; age
18; born in Cyclone, WV; single; living at Davin, WV; daughter of Fred and Mercedes (Cook) Lusk.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Wanda Rosa Lusk Cobb, 80, of Cyclone, WV departed this life on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, WV. She was born March 21, 1938 in Clear Fork, WV a daughter of the late Fredrick Gene "Fred" and Mercedes Cook Lusk. Rosa was a member of the Lacoma Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two daughters Judy Cobb and Karen Paugh; a son Mark Cobb; a granddaughter Erin Cobb; and a great grandson Evan Cooper. Survivors include her loving husband of 64 yeras George Leslie Cobb; a son Jerry (Sandra) Cobb of Oceana; a daughter Kara Cooper of Cyclone; two sisters Mavis Toler of Man and Charlotte (Dallas) Beatty of Orlando, FL; three brothers Robert Lusk of Davin, Gene Fredrick (Peggy) Lusk of VA ad Joe Lusk of Davin; three grandchildren Miranda Paugh, Melody Paugh and Stacey Cobb; three great grandchildren Sebastion, Brody and Scarlett; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral service will be held at 1PM on Friday June 15th at the Lacoma Baptist Church, Cyclone, WV, with Rev. Doc Adkins and Pastor Ron Lee officiating. She will be laid to rest in Highland Memory Gardens, Logan, WV. Friends may gather with the family 6-9:00 PM on Thursday June 14th at the church. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Robert Brownfield

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Ret. Sgt. Robert and Marie Brownfield" article; Page 174; submitted by Marie
Brownfield, PO Box 9, Raysal, WV 24879.


Marie Christian

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1995"; McDowell Co, WV Historical Society; 1995;
"John W. and Mae Christian, Miner" article; Page 119; submitted by Marie Brownfield, Raysal, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 492; WV Archives Web Site.
Roy Marshall; age 24; born in Allock, KY; single; living at Bradshaw, WV; married on 20 Jan 1951 at
Bradshaw, WV; Marie Christian; age 18; born and living in Bartley, WV; single; with consent of Mae
Christian, mother of Marie Christian.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Ret. Sgt. Robert and Marie Brownfield" article; Page 174; submitted by Marie
Brownfield, PO Box 9, Raysal, WV 24879.