McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Bobby Lee Brown Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 404; WV Archives Web Site.
Bobby Lee Brown; age 36; born in Mallory, WV; single; living at Davin, WV; son of O.W. and Emily O.
Brown; married on 15 Sep 1960 at Kopperston, WV; Shirley Mavis Blankenship; age 19; born and
living in Cyclone, WV; single; daughter of J.L. and Inez V. Blankenship.


Shirley Mavis Blankenship

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 404; WV Archives Web Site.
Bobby Lee Brown; age 36; born in Mallory, WV; single; living at Davin, WV; son of O.W. and Emily O.
Brown; married on 15 Sep 1960 at Kopperston, WV; Shirley Mavis Blankenship; age 19; born and
living in Cyclone, WV; single; daughter of J.L. and Inez V. Blankenship.


Sarah R. Chaffin

1. 1910 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; District #2; taken 3 May 1910; Page 265A; Image 19 of 37;
Family #151/151.
Listed as Sarah S. Chafins; age 3; born in KY; in household of father, Henry C. Chaffin.
2. 1920 Census, Lawrence Co, KY; Rockcastle Precinct; taken 13 Jan 1920; Page 156A; Image 13 of
19; Family #101/101.
Listed as Sarah Chaffins; age 13; born in KY; single; in household of father, Henry C. Chaffin.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sarah Copley
[Sarah Chaffins]
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 16 Sep 1906
Birth Place: Lawrence CO, Kentucky
Death Date: 17 Sep 1999
Father: Henry Chaffins
Mother: Vicie Pirtee
SSN: 235962598
Relationship of Signature: Not signed, SSA prepared.
Notes: 22 Jan 1973: Name listed as SARAH COPLEY"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Della Lilly; 3 Aug 2008.
" Sarah R. Chaffin Copley
Birth 16 Sep 1906
USA
Death 17 Sep 1999 (aged 93)
Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky, USA
Burial
Copley Cemetery
Webb, Wayne County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Wife (Widow) Of:
Monroe Copley

"Daughter Of:
Henry Christopher Chaffin
and
1st Wife
Vicie Jane (Pertee) Chaffin"


Lloyd Shelton Sr

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, Lloyd Shelton passed away surrounded by family.

"Lloyd was born in McDowell County, WV to Frederick Lee and Bertha Easter (Dowdle) Shelton.

"Lloyd is preceded in death by his wife, Dora Mae Shelton, daughter, Barbara Carol Shelton, and son, Lloyd Shelton Jr.

"Lloyd is survived by “his girls”—his daughter Beverly Ann LaRochelle (Dan) and granddaughters Summer Ashley Shelton, Sara Meagan Shelton, and Rebecca Lynn LaRochelle—as well as a host of nieces, nephews, siblings, and loved ones.

"Lloyd was a proud member of the United Mine Workers of America, spending four decades under ground mining.

"Lloyd was dedicated to his family. He could often be found helping his brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins, children, and grandchildren. He was grateful for his family, especially to Roy and Tina Payne for helping him remain in his home as long as possible.

"A visitation will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, November 24, 2019, with a funeral immediately following at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger."


John Wilson Neil

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
John Wilson Neil; age 28; born in Glascow, Scotland; single; insurance agent; living at Welch, WV; son of
George and Mary; married on 12 Jun 1928 at Welch, WV; Lilliam Whaley; age 23; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of M.D. and Z.M.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3344; WV Archives Web Site.
John W. Neil; age 42 yrs, 21 days; born 19 Feb 1900 in Glascow, Scotland; married; husband of Lillian
Whaley Neil, age 32; miner; SS# 236-05-1041; living at Hemphill; son of unknown parents; died 13 Mar 1942
at Hemphill, WV; due to chrushing injuries from fall of top in Easter Mine, Hemphill, WV; buried 15 Mar
1942 in Iaeger memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, M. Whatley, Panther, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Feb 2014.
John W. Neil; born 19 Feb 1900; died 13 Mar 1942; buried here; grave marker photo shown.
"...Family links: Children: Carolyn Whaley Neil Borosky (1930 - 1973)*..."


Lillian Whaley

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 120A; Image 42 of
46; Family #327/356.
Listed as Lillian Whaley; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Maynard Whaley.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
John Wilson Neil; age 28; born in Glasco, Scotland; single; insurance agent; living at Welch, WV; son of
George and Mary; married on 12 Jun 1928 at Welch, WV; Lilliam Whatley; age 23; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of M.D. and Z.M.


Joe Ray Mitchell

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Rev Richard L. Gray"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Richard L. Gray,
Havaco, WV .


Nora Bessie Gray

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Claren; Hensley Hollow; E.D. 24-36; taken
on 29 Apr 1940; Page 740B; Image 40 of 48; Household #333.
Listed as Nora Gray; age 14; born in WV; single; Negro; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Fletcher R. Gray.


Fred Nelson Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1926); Page 421; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred N. Green; age 25; born in Franklin Co, OH; single; teacher; living at Paynesville, WV; son of
Howard N. and Susan M. married on 13 Nov 1926 in Welch, WV; Pearl Horn; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; widow; daughter of Dave and Causby.


Pearl Vance

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 77A;
Family #200.
Listed as Perlie Vance, age 1, born in WV; in household of father, David Vance.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920;
Page 222B; Family #147.
Listed as Pearl Vance; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, David Vance.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1926); Page 421; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred N. Green; age 25; born in Franklin Co, OH; single; teacher; living at Paynesville, WV; son of
Howard N. and Susan M. married on 13 Nov 1926 in Welch, WV; Pearl Horn; age 23; born in
McDowell Co, WV; widow; daughter of Dave and Causby.


Ben Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Marie Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Norma Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Helen Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Jean Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Wanda Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Donna Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Joyce Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Carol Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Pam Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Sandy Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Rick Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


John Green

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Fred Nelson Green"; Article; Page 153; submitted by Pamela Green
Evener, 14545 Francher Rd, Johnstown, OH 43031.


Claude Luther Roberts

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 255B; image 30
of 51; Family #257/261.
Listed as Claude Roberts; age 3 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Harvey L. Roberts.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 183; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Luther Roberts; age 22; born and living at Avondale, WV; single; married on 5 Mar 1948 at
Avondale, WV; Bessie Mae Jones; age 21; born and living at Avondale, WV; single.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'63 002210; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Luter Roberts; age 37; born 20 Nov 1926 in WV; married; employed by State of WV in AFDCU
(Aide For Dependent Children) Program; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Harve and Barbara (Mullins)
Roberts; died 20 Feb 1963 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to pulmonary embolism with extensive
2nd and 3rd degree burns of legs. buried 23 Feb1963 in Mullins Cemetery, Avondale, WV.


Bessie Mae Jones

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 183; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Luther Roberts; age 22; born and living at Avondale, WV; single; married on 5 Mar 1948 at
Avondale, WV; Bessie Mae Jones; age 21; born and living at Avondale, WV; single.


Everett Craighead

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Eldridge and Ethel A. Craighead Carr"; article; Pages 111-112; submitted by June
Carr, Box 1524, Bluefield, WV 24701; written by Ethel A. Craighead Carr.