McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Jay Garland Hogsten

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dabney Rum Creek Road; E.D. 23-28; taken on
9 Apr 1940; Page 535A; Image 7 of 58; Household #51.
Listed as Jay Hogston; age 29; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; no listed occupation; head of household.
2. Logan Co, WV; Death Certificate #3739; WV Archives Web Site.
Jay Gatland Hogsten; age 30 yrs, 4 mons, 10 days; born 13 Oct 1910 in Richlands, VA; married;
husband of Bessie Hogsten; living at McBeth, WV; coal miner; son of John and Lida (Blevins)
Hogsten; died 10 Mar 1941 at McBeth, WV; due to slate fall in mine; buried 13 Mar 1941 in
Richlands, VA; informant, Bessie Hogsten, McBeth WV.


Bessie B. Dickenson

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dabney Rum Creek Road; E.D. 23-28; taken on
9 Apr 1940; Page 535A; Image 7 of 58; Household #51.
Listed as Bessie Hogston; age 27; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Jay G. Hogsten.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1942); Page 387; WV Archives Web Site.
George Dalton; age 22; born in Rock, WV; single; living in Yukon, WV; married on 19 Jun 1942
at Earling, WV; Bessie Hogston; age 28; born in TN; widow; living at Newhall, WV.


Louise Hogsten

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dabney Rum Creek Road; E.D. 23-28; taken on
9 Apr 1940; Page 535A; Image 7 of 58; Household #51.
Listed as Louise Hogston; age 11; born in VA; 2nd grade education; attending school; living in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Jay G. Hogsten.


Franklin D. Hogsten

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dabney Rum Creek Road; E.D. 23-28; taken on
9 Apr 1940; Page 535A; Image 7 of 58; Household #51.
Listed as Franklin D. Hogston; age 5; born in WV; living in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in
household of father, Jay G. Hogsten.


Johnnie Junior Hogsten

1. 1940 Census, Logan Co, WV; Logan District; Dabney Rum Creek Road; E.D. 23-28; taken on
9 Apr 1940; Page 535A; Image 7 of 58; Household #51.
Listed as Johnnie Jr. Hogston; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Jay G. Hogsten.


Walter Leslie Aldus Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 237; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Leslie Aldus, Jr; age 21; born in Belfast, ME; single; living at Kimball, WV; married on 8 Mar
1939 in the Houston Methodist Church, Kimball, WV; Sybil Jean Jones; age 17; born and living in
Kimball, WV; with consent of Dorothy and George Jones; parents of Sybil Jean Jones.


Sybil Jean Jones

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 237; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Leslie Aldus, jr; age 21; born in Belfast, ME; single; living at Kimball, WV; married on 8 Mar
1939 in the Houston Methodist Church, Kimball, WV; Sybil Jean Jones; age 17; born and living in
Kimball, WV; with consent of Dorothy and George Jones; parents of Sybil Jean Jones.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sybil Jean Aldus
[Sybil Jean Jones]
[Sybil Aldus]
[Sybil Corey]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1939
Birth Place: Kimball Mcdo, West Virginia
[Kimball, West Virginia]
Death Date: 1 Sep 2003
Father: George Robert Jones
Mother: Dorothy Pearlie Burks
SSN: 006403368
Notes: Mar 1958: Name listed as SYBIL JEAN ALDUS;
Oct 1958: Name listed as SYBIL JEAN JONES;
Apr 1959: Name listed as SYBIL J ALDUS;
Nov 1962: Name listed as SYBIL J COREY;
24 Sep 2001: Name listed as SYBIL JEAN COREY"
3. Ohio, Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sybil Corey
[Sybil Jones]
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1940
Gender: Female
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Not Hispanic (Latino)
Residence Place: Montgomery, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
Residence Zip Code: 45342
Death Date: 1 Sep 2003
Death Time: 11:59 PM
Hospital of Death: Private Residence
Death Place: Montgomery, Montgomery, Ohio, USA
Certificate: 73273
Age at Death: 62
Registrar's Certificate Number: 004660
Certifier: Physician
Referred to Coroner: Referred to Coroner
Autopsy: No Autopsy performed
Method of Disposition: Burial
Filing Date: 25 Sep 2003
Hospital Status: Other/residence
Injury at Work: Unclassifiable
Father's Surname: Jones
Mother's Maiden Name: Burkes
Marital Status: Married
Education: 12
Armed Forces Indicator: No
Industry of Decedent: Industry Not Classifiable
Occupation of Decedent: Industry Not Classifiable
Primary Registration District: 5700"


Frank Allison

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1919); Page 278; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Allison; age 29; born in Yorksville, SC (sic? York Co, SC?); single; black; miner; living
in Superior, WV; son of Ben and Susan; married on 25 May 1919 at maitland, WV; Ethel Belcher;
age 16; born in Henry Co, VA; single; daughter of Sidney and Ida; informant, Powell Brown,
guardian.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as Frank Allison; age 40; born in SC; married at 28; Negro; janitor of bakery; head of
household.


Ethel Belcher

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1919); Page 278; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Allison; age 29; born in Yorksville, SC (sic? York Co, SC?); single; black; miner; living
in Superior, WV; son of Ben and Susan; married on 25 May 1919 at maitland, WV; Ethel Belcher;
age 16; born in Henry Co, VA; single; daughter of Sidney and Ida; informant, Powell Brown,
guardian.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as Ethel Allison; age 27; born in VA; married at 17; Negro; in household of husband,
Frank Allison.


William Adolphus Allison

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as William Allison; age 8; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Frank Allison.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Adolphus Allison
Race: Black
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Superior, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 22 Jul 1921
Residence Place: Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Weight: 170
Complexion: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: Ethel Allison
Household Members:
Name Relationship
William Adolphus Allison Self (Head)"
3. United States Social Security Death Index; LDSeb Site.
"Age 73
Given Name William
Surname Allison
Birth Date 22 Jul 1921
State West Virginia/north Carolina
Last Place of Residence West Virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24801
Event Date 20 Apr 1994"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Adolphus Allison
[William Allison]
Gender: Male
Race: Black
Birth Date: 22 Jul 1921
Birth Place: Superior, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Apr 1994
Father: Frank Allison
Mother: Ethel Belcher
SSN: 232247531
Death Certificate Number: 00000000000000000000006275
Notes: Jul 1939: Name listed as WILLIAM ADOLPHUS ALLISON;
22 May 1998: Name listed as WILLIAM ALLISON"


James Allison

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as James Allison; age 8; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Frank Allison.


Ethel Allison

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as Ethel Allison; age 6; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Frank Allison.


Thelma Allison

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Court St; taken 18 Apr 1930;
Page 231A; Image 33 of 59; Family #373/374.
Listed as Thelma Allison; age 2 yrs, 8 mons; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Frank Allison.


Shirley Burton Adams

1. Kanawha Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1951); Page ; Line #461; WV Archives Web Site.
Shirley Burton Adams; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Rand, WV; married on 23
Mar 1951 at Frankford, WV; Clara Mae Martin; age 16; born in Kanawha Co, WV; single; living at Rand, WV.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Shirley Burton Adams
[Shirley B Adams]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Nov 1925
Birth Place: Gary McDowel, West Virginia
Death Date: 17 Mar 1990
Father: Jesse J Adams
Mother: Eva B Howie
SSN: 236380974
Notes: Jun 1943: Name listed as SHIRLEY BURTON ADAMS; 03 Jun 1993:
Name listed as SHIRLEY B ADAMS"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Shirley B. Adams
SSN: 236-38-0974
BORN: 1 Nov 1925
Died: 17 Mar 1990
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
4. Nevada, Death Index, 1980-2012; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Shirley B Adams
Birth Date: 1 Nov 1925
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 17 Mar 1990
Death Place: Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, USA"
5. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Shirley B. Adams
Birth Date: 1 Nov 1925
Death Date: 17 Mar 1990
Cemetery: Palm Memorial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."


Clara Mae Martin

1. Kanawha Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1951); Page ; Line #461; WV Archives Web Site.
Shirley Burton Adams; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Rand, WV; married on 23
Mar 1951 at Frankford, WV; Clara Mae Martin; age 16; born in Kanawha Co, WV; single; living at Rand, WV.


Joseph Thomas Orander Sr

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jas. T. Orander
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1889
Birth Place: Patrick
Marriage Date: 8 May 1911
Marriage Place: Patrick, Virginia
Father: Chas. Orander
Mother: Sallie
Spouse: Mary A. Gray
FHL Film Number: 33351
Reference ID: 3-290"
2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James R Orander
Race: Caucasian (White)
Marital Status: Single
Birth Date: 15 Mar 1889
Birth Place: Virginia
Street address: Stuart
Residence Place: Patrick, Virginia, USA
Height: Medium
Hair Description: Not Bald
Hair Color: Dark
Eye Color: Blue"
3. 1940 United States Federal Census; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Joe T Orander
Age: 49
Estimated birth year: abt 1891
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Virginia
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: North Fork, McDowell, West Virginia
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Inferred Residence in 1935: North Fork, McDowell, West Virginia
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 6B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 92
Occupation: Trackman
House Owned or Rented: Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 14
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 5th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 21
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 36
Income: 1000
Income Other Sources: No"


Mary Ann Matilda Gray

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary A. Gray
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1893
Birth Place: Pat. Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 8 May 1911
Marriage Place: Patrick County, Virginia
Father: J. W. Gray
Mother: Sarah Gray
Spouse: Jos. T. Orander
FHL Film Number: 2048468
Reference ID: 698"
2. 1940 United States Federal Census; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary Orander
Respondent: Yes
Age: 44
Estimated birth year: abt 1896
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: Virginia
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Home in 1940: North Fork, McDowell, West Virginia
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Inferred Residence in 1935: North Fork, McDowell, West Virginia
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 6B
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 7th grade
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: No"


William Ramey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 104B; Image
8 of 52; Family #65/68.
Listed as William Ramey; age 25; born in VA; married at 19; coal miner; head of household.


Pauline H. Vickers

1. 1920 Census, Russell Co, VA; Castlewood; taken on 12 Jan 1920; Page 64A; Image 5 of 45;
Family #33/45.
Listed as Pauline Vickers; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Elijah H. Vickers.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 104B; Image
8 of 52; Family #65/68.
Listed as Pauline Ramey; age 22; born in VA; married at 16; in household of husband, William Ramey.


Augustine Ramey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 104B; Image
8 of 52; Family #65/68.
Listed as Augustine Ramey; age 5; born in GA; in household of father, William Ramey.


Leon Ramey

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warriormine; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 104B; Image
8 of 52; Family #65/68.
Listed as Leon Ramey; age 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, William Ramey.


Terry Lynn Browning

1. Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1917-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Terry Lynn Waldrupp
[Terry Lynn Browning]
Gender: Female
Age: 32
Birth Date: abt 1971
Birth Place: Indiana
Marriage Date: 18 Jan 2003
Marriage Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Father: William Cecil Browning
Mother: Charlotte Ann Browning
Spouse: Stevie Ray Rambo "


Alfred Blankenship

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Dan Blankenship Cemetery, Hurley, Buchanan Co, VA; submitted by
Lori Hurley Lester; 20 Sep 2013.
Alfred Blankenship; born 17 Mar 1887 in Hurley, VA; died 25 Feb 1950 in Buchanan Co, VA; buried
here; headstone photo shown.
"Alfred "Paw Alfred" Blankenship was a son of Lewis and Elizabeth "Dutch" Bailey Blankenship. He was married to Nancy Sillar Blankenship. They had 4 daughters Lettie Lorraine, Celia "Celie"(who is buried next to him), Mazie and Linnie. He is buried at the Dan Blankenship Cemetery on Main Knox, Hurley,VA. ..."


Frances "Junior" Amos

1. "World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945"; McDowell Co, WV; Page 672; Ancestry.com
Web Site.
Frances Amos, Jr; born 9 May 1918; 1st Lt, US Army; entered service 29 Jan 1940; served at Ft.
Knox, KY, Pine Camp, NY; Pacific Theatre; and Japan; sttended Elkhorn HS; Meathodist; son of
M/M Leonard and Etta Amos; husband of Mrs. Dorothy Amos of Waco, TX.
2. Dallas Co, TX; Death Certificate #07474; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Francis J. Amos; age 47; born 9 May 1918 in Elkhorn, WV; divorced; welfare clerk; served in WW II;
SS #227-05-8721; living at 2707 Routh Str, Dallas, TX; son of Robert and Etta M. (Boyle) Amos;
died 18 Feb 1966 in the VA Hospital, Dallas, TX; due to lobular pneumonia, left lower lobe;
diabetes mellitiu and chronic pancreatitis; body removed 21 Feb 1966 for burial in Woodlawn
Cemetery, Bluewell, WV.


Dorothy Edna Brazeal

1. Portsmouth, VA; Marriage License #16085; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Frank Lefler; age 24; born in Bluefield, WV; single; Fireman 1st Class in US Navy; son of
Frank Harrison and Charlotte (Mills) Lefler; married on 9 Jul 1945 in Portsmouth, VA; Dorothy Edna
Brazeal; age 27; born in Maybeury, WV; divorced; married once before; nurse; living in Worth, WV;
daughter of Clarence Edward and Ann (Hensley) Brazeal.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dorothy Brazeal Amos
[Dorothy Brazeal Lefler]
[Dorothy Lefler]
[Dorothy Brazeal Brazeal]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Jun 1918
Birth Place: Maybeury Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: 22 Jun 2001
Father: Clarence E Brazeal
Mother: Helean A Hensley
SSN: 234406782
Notes: Feb 1944: Name listed as DOROTHY BRAZEAL AMOS;
Aug 1945: Name listed as DOROTHY BRAZEAL LEFLER;
30 Jun 2001: Name listed as DOROTHY B LEFLER"