McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Vaughn Cowan Keel

1. Dickenson Co, VA; Delayed Birth Certificate #6841; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Vaughn Cowan Keel; born 1 Jan 1910 in Dickenson Co, VA; seventh child of William J.
and Louisa (Kelley) Keel; William J Keel; age 54 at Vaughn's birth; farmer; born in Dickenson Co,
VA; married Loisa Kelley; age 33 at birth of Vaughn; born in Dickenson Co, VA; attested by
Edna Willis, Richlands, VA; an older sister of Vaugh Cowan Keel; issued 22 Jul 1955.
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Vaughn C. Keel
SSN: 236-10-6278
Last Residence:
24892 War, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 1 Jan 1910
Died: 24 Jul 1996
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Zelda Emelyne Crabtree

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 012973; WV Archives Web Site.
Zelda Emiline Keel; age 52; born 7 May 1912 in Clintwood, VA; married; living at War, WV;
daughter of John and Mirtie (Mullins) Crabtree; died 21 Sep 1964 in Welch Emergency Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to carcinoma metastasis, intestin;pelvic,liver and peritorneal; buried 24 Sep 1964
in family Cemetery, Clintwood, VA; informant, Vaughn Keel, War, WV.


Wirt Robert Belcher Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Darft Registration Card #3592; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Website.
Wirt Robert Belcher; age 21; born in Keystone, WV; dental student at Central Univeristy, Louisville, KY;
single; dependent mother; medium heigh and build; grey eyes, black hair.
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1920); Page 15; Line #16; WV Archives Website.
Wirt R. Belcher; age 24; born in WV; single; living in Welch, WV; married on 18 Jan 1920 in Welch,
WV; Elizabeth Hughes; age 22; born in TN; single; living in Welch, WV.
3, Logan Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1506; 24 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Website.
Wirt Robert belcher; age 46; born 24 Apr 1896 at Keystone, WV; living in Man, WV; self employed;
person who will always know address, Mrs. Elizabeth Belcher, Man, WV; 5' 11 1/2" tall; 156 lbs; blue
eyes; black hair; light complexion.


Elizabeth M. Hughes

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1920); Page 15; Line #16; WV Archives Website.
Wirt R. Belcher; age 24; born in WV; single; living in Welch, WV; married on 18 Jan 1920 in Welch,
WV; Elizabeth Hughes; age 22; born in TN; single; living in Welch, WV.


Alice Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Rock Lick District; Blackey; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 137A; Image
17 of 60; Family #39/148.
Listed as Alice Blankenship; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Melvin L. Blankenship.


Andrew J. 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 Andrew Slone; age 51; born in Dec 1848 in KY; married 32 yrs; farmer; head of household.


Louisa

1. 1900 Census, Knott Co, KY; Hindman Precinct; taken on 13 Jun 1900; Page 13B; Image 25 of 47;
Family #184/188.
Listed as Louise Slone; age 48; born in Jan 1852 in KY; married 32 yrs; 11 children; 8 living; in
household of husband, Andrew J. Sloan.


Albert 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 Albert Slone; age 22; born in May 1878 in KY; single; farm laborer; in household of father,
Andrew J. Sloan.


Hulda 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 Hulda Slone; age 17; born in May 1883 in KY; single; in household of father, Andrew J. Sloan.


Sarah 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 Sarah Slone; age 9; born in Feb 1891 in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Sloan.


Cain 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 Cain Slone; age 6; born in Feb 1894 in KY; in household of father, Andrew J. Sloan.


William Arthur Atwell

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; taken on 28 Jun 1880; Page 327B;
Family #13/14.
Listed as William H. Atwell; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Samuel Atwell.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 244B, Family #101.
Listed as William Atwell; age 23; born in Mar 1877 in WV; single; in household of father,
Samuel Atwell.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 145; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Samuel
and Catherine; married on 18 Nov 1901 at Bradshaw, WV; Bertha Rowe; age 16; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.J. and Catherine.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 94A;
Family #267/269.
Listed as William Atwell; age 35; born in WV; widowed; boarder, in household of brother-in-law,
John Adair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 177; WV Archives Web Site.
William A. Atwell; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Lex, WV; son of
Samuel and Catherine; issued a license to marry on 17 Aug 1910; not returned by minister; Lilla A.
Puckett; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jacob and Sidney C.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 32; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Sam
and _____; married on 2 Apr 1913 at English, WV; Lillie Atwell; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV;
daughter of Jake and Sidney.
7. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3443; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
William Arthur Atwell; age 41; born on 28 Mar 1877; living at Coalwood, WV; employed by Norfolk
and Western RR at Coalwood, WV; nearest relative, Clarence Atwell, Avondale, WV; tall with slender
build; blue eyes and brown hair.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A;
Family #244/250.
Listed as Will Atwell: age 52; born in WV; widowed; in household of son, J. Clarence Atwell.
9. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #6574; WV Archives Web Site.
William Arthur Atwell; age 62; born on 27 Mar 1877 in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; husband of
Lillie Pucket; son of Samuel and Katie (Jones) Atwell; died on 1 May 1939 at Bartley, McDowell Co.
WV from acute myocarditis; buried on 3 May 1939 at Bartley, WV; informant, Clarence Atwell,
Bartley, WV


Lilla A. Puckett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 177; WV Archives Web Site.
William A. Atwell; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Lex, WV; son of
Samuel and Catherine; issued a license to marry on 17 Aug 1910; not returned by minister; Lilla A.
Puckett; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jacpb and Sidney C.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 32; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Sam
and _____; married on 2 Apr 1913 at English, WV; Lillie Atwell; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV;
daughter of Jake and Sidney.


Connie Jeanette Acord

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name Connie J Laxton
Residence Date 13 Jul 2001
Residence Place Glen Fork, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 13 Nov 1958
Address Glen Fork, West Virginia 25845
Address Date 13 Jul 2001
2nd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1998
Record Number 370787124"
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Connie Jeanette Laxton, 59, of Glen Fork, WV passed away Wednesday February 7, 2018 at Ruby Memorial
Hospital, Morgantown, WV. She was born on November 13, 1958 in Beckley, WV a daughter of Eunice
Daphine Day Acord of Glen Fork and the late Hiram Acord. Jeanette was a member of the Bellemeade
Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to her father she is preceded in death by a brother-in-law Ronnie
Lafferty; and an uncle Verner Day. In addition to her mother survivors include four sons Mike (Christy)
Laxton, Matthew (Dana) Laxton, Thomas Laxton and David (Leeann) Laxton; a sister Carol Anne Lafferty;
twelve grandchildren Brent and Madden Atwood, Luke, Andrea, Sydney, Nathan Sophie, Hannah, Abigail,
Alexis and Isabella Laxton, and Landon Stewart; three nephews Chris Brooks, Alan Brooks and Stephen
Brooks; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2PM on Saturday
February 10th in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Nathan Vance
officiating. She will be laid to rest in Glen Fork Community Cemetery, Glen Fork, WV."