McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Henry Lawson

1. 1880 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; 13th Precinct, Twin Branch; taken on 17 Jun 1880; Page 359B; Image
6 of 15; Family #166/178.
Listed as Henry Lawson; age 29; born in KY; married; farmer; head of household.


Lavina "Vina"

1. 1880 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; 13th Precinct, Twin Branch; taken on 17 Jun 1880; Page 359B; Image
6 of 15; Family #166/178.
Listed as Linina (sp?) Lawson; age 28; born in KY; married; keeping house; in household of husband,
Henry Lawson.


Jane Lawson

1. 1880 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; 13th Precinct, Twin Branch; taken on 17 Jun 1880; Page 359B; Image
6 of 15; Family #166/178.
Listed as Jane Lawson; age 7; born in KY; in household of father, Henry Lawson.


Virgil Lawson

1. 1880 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; 13th Precinct, Twin Branch; taken on 17 Jun 1880; Page 359B; Image
6 of 15; Family #166/178.
Listed as Vergial Lawson; age 2; born in KY; in household of father, Henry Lawson.


Dorothy Bertha Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; rural; E.D. 24-33; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 670B; Image 36 of 44; Household #301.
Listed as Dorothy Burks; age 13; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John C. Burks.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 135; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Mitchem; age 29; born and living at Gary, WV; divorced; married on 6 Feb 1946 at Welch,
WV; Dorothy Burks; age 18; born and living at Carswell, WV; divorced.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Dorothy Bertha Hall [Dorothy Bertha Mitchem] [Dorothy Mitchem] [Dorothy Bertha Burks]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 30 Jul 1927
Birth Place: Kimball McDo, West Virginia
Death Date: 19 Apr 1989
Father:
John R Burks
Mother:
Liza F Mitchem
SSN: 234409723
Notes: Jun 1944: Name listed as DOROTHY BERTHA HALL;
30 Jun 1975: Name listed as DOROTHY BERTHA MITCHEM;
24 May 1989: Name listed as DOROTHY B MITCHEM"


Hillary Adams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 13; WV Archives Website.
Hillary Adams; age 22, born and living in NC; single; married on 23 Jun 1925 at Welch, WV; Ruth
Jane Teague; age 17; born in NC; single; living at Pageton, WV; with consent of Lillie Teague,
mother of Ruth Jane Teague.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Hilery Adams
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 2 Mar 1926
Birth Place: Wilkes Count, North Carolina
Death Date: Dec 1983
Father: Spencer M Adams
Mother: Flossie Pendergrass
SSN: 226248736
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Signature on SSN Card: Hillary Adams
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Mar 1942: Name listed as HILERY ADAMS"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Hilery Adams
Birth Date: 2 Mar 1926
Death Date: 22 Dec 1983
SSN: 226248736
Branch 1: M
Enlistment Date 1: 11 Jun 1944
Release Date 1: 29 Jan 1946"
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Peggy Smith; 14 Dec 2006.
"Pvt Hillary Adams
Birth 2 Mar 1926
Death 22 Dec 1983 (aged 57)
Burial
Haymeadow Baptist Church Cemetery
Hays, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 17021906"


Ruth Jane Teague

1. 1930 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Walnut Grove Township; Chestnut Mtn Rd; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page
32A; Image 7 of 20; Family #55/55.
Listed as Ruth Teague; age 1 yr 9 mons; born in NC; in household of father, Robert Teague.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 13; WV Archives Website.
Hillary Adams; age 22, born and living in NC; single; married on 23 Jun 1925 at Welch, WV; Ruth
Jane Teague; age 17; born in NC; single; living at Pageton, WV; with consent of Lillie Teague,
mother of Ruth Jane Teague.


Francis "Frank" Reven

1. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Kelley Bean; 31 Jul 2013.
" Francis “Frank” Reven
Birth 3 Jun 1916
Death 18 Jun 1995 (aged 79)
Burial
Halcyon Hills Memorial Park
Sherrard, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 114675759"


Effie Pearl Waddell

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Effie Pearlwaddell Nelson [Effie Waddell Reven] [Effie Reven] [Effie Pearlwaddell Waddell]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Jan 1917
Birth Place: Wilcoe, West Virginia [Welco, West Virginia]
Death Date: 1 Mar 2004
Father:
Marian C Waddell
Mother:
Martha J Paynter
SSN: 235186935
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Signature on SSN Card: Winkie Nelson
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Sep 1937: Name listed as EFFIE PEARLWADDELL NELSON;
Oct 1940: Name listed as EFFIE WADDELL REVEN;
13 Mar 2004: Name listed as EFFIE P REVEN"
2. U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Effie P. Waddell REVEN-On
Gender: Female
Death Age: 22
Birth Date: abt 1982
Residence Place: Proctor, W. VA.
Death Date: 1 Mar 2004
Death Place: New Martinsville
Obituary Date: 5 Mar 2004
Obituary Place: New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia, USA"
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Charles Pascoe; 17 Sep 2015.
" Effie Pearle “Winkie” Waddell Reven
Birth 19 Jan 1917
Death 1 Mar 2004 (aged 87)
Burial
Halcyon Hills Memorial Park
Sherrard, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 152406928"


D.B. Thompson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Crockett Harrison - Levenia
(Lula) Presley Family"; Article; Page 224; submitted by Mrs. A.W. (Gladys K. Thompson) Horton, Jr,
PO Box 218, Raven, VA.


John F. Jenkins

1. 1910 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Beaver Creek Township; taken 15 ___, 1910; Page 226A; Image 1 of
13; Family #7/7.
Listed as John Jenkins; age 22; born in NC; married once; for 5 yrs; farm laborer; working out; head
of household.


Nancy C.

1. 1910 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Beaver Creek Township; taken 15 ___, 1910; Page 226A; Image 1 of
13; Family #7/7.
Listed as Nancy Jenkins; age 37; born in NC; married twice; last time for 5 yrs; 8 children, 4 living;
in household of husband, John F. Jenkins.


May L. Jenkins

1. 1910 Census, Wilkes Co, NC; Beaver Creek Township; taken 15 ___, 1910; Page 226A; Image 1 of
13; Family #7/7.
Listed as May L. Jenkins; age 2 yrs, 9 mons; born in NC; in household of father, John F. Jenkins.