McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


William Oliver Creswell

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Oliver Creswell
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 72
Birth Date: 27 Oct 1901
Marriage Registration Place: Washington, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 15 May 1974
Marriage Place: Abingdon, Virginia, USA
Father: Marion Gambell Creswell
Mother: Lydia Burns Holliday
Spouse: Mary Margaret Harman "


Mary Margaret Harman

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 13 May 1910; Page 83B; Family #120/120.
Listed as Mary M. Harman; age 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, William B. Harman.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Blackwolf; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 273 A;
Family #334/337.
Listed as Mary M. Harman; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, William B. Harman.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary Margaret Creswell
[Mary M Harman]
[Mary Creswell]
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 23 Mar 1910
Birth Place: Tazewell, Virginia
[Tazewell|]
Death Date: 8 Oct 1992
Claim Date: 12 Aug 1972
Father: William B Harman
Mother: Joanna C Gillespie
SSN: 233096243
Notes: 28 Nov 1977: Name listed as MARY MARGARET CRESWELL;
10 Aug 1972: Name listed as MARY M HARMAN;
17 Oct 1992: Name listed as MARY M CRESWELL"
4. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary Margaret Harman
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 64
Birth Date: 23 Mar 1910
Marriage Registration Place: Washington, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 15 May 1974
Marriage Place: Abingdon, Virginia, USA
Father: William Baxter Harman
Mother: Joanna Clare Gillespie
Spouse: William Oliver Creswell "


Harold Eugene Sizemore

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1961); Page 212; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Eugene Sizemore; age 21; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Isaac and Nattie
Sizemore; married on 27 Sep 1961 at Matheny, WV; Cynthia Christine Fleenor; age 21; born in
VA; single; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Roy and Gladys Fleenor.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Harold Eugene Sizemore, 77, of Jesse, WV passed away Thursday February 1, 2018 at his home. He was
born on June 14, 1940 in Keyrock, WV a son of the late Isacc and Nettie Lambert Sizemore. Harold was a
member of the UMWA. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Cynthia Fleenor
Sizemore; a grandson Scott Pelphrey; a brother Isacc Sizemore; three sisters Ruby England, Lillie Dixon and
Grace Neely; two brothers John K. Sizemore and Conley Sizemore; two half sisters Lucy Sizemore Green and
Dona Sizemore Woods; and three half brothers Edward Preston Sizemore, Edward Franklin Sizemore and
Wiley Sizemore. Survivors include two daughters Laurie (Greg) Pelphrey of Saulsville and Sherry Lynn
(Doug) Hill of Lynco; a son Dwight David Sizemore of Nitro; two sisters Janice Sizemore of Lester and
Catherine Hall of Charleston; Three grandchildren Christopher (Heather) Hill of King George, VA, Kyle Hill
of St. Petersburg, FL and Dennis (Cassie) Hill of Glen Fork; two great grandchildren Laela Pelphrey and
Arabella Hill; two sisters Catherine Hail of Mink Shoal and Janice Sizemore of Lester; and a host of other
loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at Noon on Tuesday February 6th in the Chapel of
Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco with Rev. Ricky Proffitt officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm
Memorial Gardens, Matheny...."


Cynthia Christine Fleenor

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1961); Page 212; WV Archives Web Site.
Harold Eugene Sizemore; age 21; born and living at Keyrock, WV; single; son of Isaac and Nattie
Sizemore; married on 27 Sep 1961 at Matheny, WV; Cynthia Christine Fleenor; age 21; born in
VA; single; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Roy and Gladys Fleenor.


Emmett B. Carter

1. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #3548; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmette B. Carter; age 24; born in Bristol, TN; single; no previous marriage; living at Arlington
Cantonment, Arlington Co, VA; son of Emmette B. and Pearl M. (Roark) Carter; married on 6 Mar
1941 in Alexandria, VA; Winifred G. Bishop; age 22; born in Leckie, WV; divorced; one previous
marriage; maiden name Gibson; living at George Mason Hotel, Alexandria, VA; daughter of Calvin
S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson.


Winifred Ada Gibson

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 24 Feb 1920; Page 135B; Image 16 of
36; Family #162/162.
Listed as Ada W. Gibson; age 1 yr, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Calvin S. Gibson.
2. Scott Co, VA; Marriage License #52067; Ancestry.com Web Site.
French Bishop; age 22; born in Scott Co, VA; divorced; one previous marrage; working in textiles;
living in Kingsport, TN; son of J.R. and Kathleen (Wade ) Bishop; was issued a licens to marry on 30
Dec 1939 in Scott Co, VA; Winifred Bishop; age 21; born in WV; divorced; maiden name Gibson; one
previous marriage; living in Washington, DC; daughter of C.S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson. ( No
return by a minister)
3. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #3548; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmette B. Carter; age 24; born in Bristol, TN; single; no previous marriage; living at Arlington
Cantonment, Arlington Co, VA; son of Emmette B. and Pearl M. (Roark) Carter; married on 6 Mar
1941 in Alexandria, VA; Winifred G. Bishop; age 22; born in Leckie, WV; divorced; one previous
marriage; maiden name Gibson; living at George Mason Hotel, Alexandria, VA; daughter of Calvin
S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Winifred Gibson Bishop
[Winifred Gib Bishop]
[Winifred Harvey]
[Winifred Bishop]
[Winifred Gibson Gibson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Mar 1918
Birth Place: Leckie, West Virginia
[Leckie McDow??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 2 Mar 1990
Father: Calvin S Gibson
Mother: Clemie E Blevins
SSN: 413107213
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as WINIFRED GIBSON BISHOP;
Mar 1969: Name listed as WINIFRED GIB BISHOP; :
Name listed as WINIFRED GIBSON HARVEY;
12 Mar 1990: Name listed as WINIFRED G BISHOP"


French Bishop

1. Scott Co, VA; Marriage License #52067; Ancestry.com Web Site.
French Bishop; age 22; born in Scott Co, VA; divorced; one previous marrage; working in textiles;
living in Kingsport, TN; son of J.R. and Kathleen (Wade ) Bishop; was issued a licens to marry on 30
Dec 1939 in Scott Co, VA; Winifred Bishop; age 21; born in WV; divorced; maiden name Gibson; one
previous marriage; living in Washington, DC; daughter of C.S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson. ( No
return by a minister)


Winifred Ada Gibson

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 24 Feb 1920; Page 135B; Image 16 of
36; Family #162/162.
Listed as Ada W. Gibson; age 1 yr, 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Calvin S. Gibson.
2. Scott Co, VA; Marriage License #52067; Ancestry.com Web Site.
French Bishop; age 22; born in Scott Co, VA; divorced; one previous marrage; working in textiles;
living in Kingsport, TN; son of J.R. and Kathleen (Wade ) Bishop; was issued a licens to marry on 30
Dec 1939 in Scott Co, VA; Winifred Bishop; age 21; born in WV; divorced; maiden name Gibson; one
previous marriage; living in Washington, DC; daughter of C.S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson. ( No
return by a minister)
3. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #3548; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmette B. Carter; age 24; born in Bristol, TN; single; no previous marriage; living at Arlington
Cantonment, Arlington Co, VA; son of Emmette B. and Pearl M. (Roark) Carter; married on 6 Mar
1941 in Alexandria, VA; Winifred G. Bishop; age 22; born in Leckie, WV; divorced; one previous
marriage; maiden name Gibson; living at George Mason Hotel, Alexandria, VA; daughter of Calvin
S. and Elizabeth (Blevins) Gibson.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Winifred Gibson Bishop
[Winifred Gib Bishop]
[Winifred Harvey]
[Winifred Bishop]
[Winifred Gibson Gibson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Mar 1918
Birth Place: Leckie, West Virginia
[Leckie McDow??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 2 Mar 1990
Father: Calvin S Gibson
Mother: Clemie E Blevins
SSN: 413107213
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as WINIFRED GIBSON BISHOP;
Mar 1969: Name listed as WINIFRED GIB BISHOP; :
Name listed as WINIFRED GIBSON HARVEY;
12 Mar 1990: Name listed as WINIFRED G BISHOP"


Calvin Shenault Gibson

1. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2145; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Calvin Shenault Gibson; age 33; born 21 sep 1884; living at Leckie, WV; store manager for
WV Pocahontas Coal Co, Leckie, WV; nearest relative, Clemie Elizabeth Gibson, Leckie, WV;
medium height and build; brown eyes and blace hair.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 24 Feb 1920; Page 135B; Image 16 of
36; Family #162/162.
Listed as Calvin Gibson; age 35; born in TN; married; merchant of retail store; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15812; WV Archives Web Site.
Calvin S. Gibson; age 42 yrs, 2 mons, 1 day; born 21 Sep 1884 in Watauga, TN; married; husband
of Bessie Blevins; carpenter for Panther Coal Co; living at Panther, WV; son of W.B. and Lutisha E.
(Butterworth) Gibson; died 22 Nov 1926 in Panther, WV; due to asthmatic bronchitis with
pulmonary edema; buried 25 Nov 1926 in Piney Flats, TN.


Clemie Elizabeth Blevins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 24 Feb 1920; Page 135B; Image 16 of
36; Family #162/162.
Listed as Clema E. Gibson; age 32; born in TN; married; in household of husband, Calvin S. Gibson.
2. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clemmie Elizabeth Bishop
Race: White
Age at Death: 83
Birth Date: 15 Aug 1887
Death Date: 15 Apr 1971
Death Place: Polk, Florida, United States"


Mildred Gibson

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 24 Feb 1920; Page 135B; Image 16 of
36; Family #162/162.
Listed as Mildred Gibson; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Calvin S. Gibson.


Herman Salyers

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Herman Salyers, 66, of Iaeger, WV, passed away Wednesday, January 31, 2018, in Princeton Community Hospital, Princeton, WV. Herman was born December 9, 1951, in War Eagle, WV, a son of the late Owen "Shorty" and Julia Justice Salyers. He was a retired coal miner, a fine horseman and loved his family. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Raymond and Russell Salyers. Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Bonnie Christian Salyers of the home; one daughter, Teresa Willard and husband Arnold of Wilmore, WV; one son, Brian Salyers of Sutton, WV; two grandchildren Sarah Willard and Christopher Willard and wife Molly all of Wilmore, WV; a great grandchild, Emma Willard also of Wilmore; one sister, Bernadine Salyers of Waterloo, SC; one brother, Don Salyers and wife Phyllis also of Waterloo; two sisters-in-law, Sharon Salyers of Panther, WV, and Joyce Salyers of Iaeger, WV; and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 12 o’clock with Reverend Russell King, Reverend Martin West and Reverend Brenda Blankenship officiating at the Christ Cathedral in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Christian Cemetery on Christian Mountain at Roderfield, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be family and friends. ..."