McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


Gaylord Edwin Bowers

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Gaylord Edwin Bower; age 26; born 1 Aug 1938 in Ravencliff, WV; divorced; living at 1011
Parsons Drive, Mullins, WV; son of Charles H. and Beatrice (Smith) Bower; married on 6
Jun 1965 at Welch, WV; Anita Bruce Wilson; age 24; born and living at Welch, WV; daughter
of Bruce and Dorothy (Burke) Wilson.


Anita Bruce Wilson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Gaylord Edwin Bower; age 26; born 1 Aug 1938 in Ravencliff, WV; divorced; living at 1011
Parsons Drive, Mullins, WV; son of Charles H. and Beatrice (Smith) Bower; married on 6
Jun 1965 at Welch, WV; Anita Bruce Wilson; age 24; born and living at Welch, WV; daughter
of Bruce and Dorothy (Burke) Wilson.


Joseph B. Stevens

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 2 Apr 1930; Page 121A; Image
1 of 68; Family #1/1.
Listed as Joseph B. Stevens; age 18; born in WV; in household of father, William B. Stevens.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 327; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph B. Stevens; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; student, living at Durham, NC;
son of W.B. and Rosetta B; married on 5 Jun 1935 at Welch, WV; Mary Anna Barrett; age 23;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Harry and Sarah.


Mary Anna Barrett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 327; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph B. Stevens; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; student, living at Durham, NC;
son of W.B. and Rosetta B; married on 5 Jun 1935 at Welch, WV; Mary Anna Barrett; age 23;
born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Harry and Sarah.


William Halleman

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Junior Poca; E.D. 24-40; taken on 28 Apr 1940; Page
794B; Image 28 of 36; Household #183.
Listed as William Halleman; age 36; born in VA; married; 5th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; machine (operator) in coal mine; head of household.


Ethel Mae

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Junior Poca; E.D. 24-40; taken on 28 Apr 1940; Page
794B; Image 28 of 36; Household #183.
Listed as Ethel Mae Halleman; age 35; born in VA; married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William Halleman.


Andrew J. "Andy" Shandor

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 26A;
Image 23 of 29; Family #214/219.
Listed as Andy J. Shandor; age 19; born in VA; single; laborer in coal mine; in household of father, Joseph Shandor.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 325; WV Archives Web Site.
Andy Shandor; age 25; born in Wise Co, WV; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Joe and Mary Sandor;
married on 7 May 1936 at War, WV; Rosie Chickos; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Coalwood,
WV; daughter of John and Mary Chickos.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Junior Poca; E.D. 24-40; taken on 28 Apr 1940; Page
794B; Image 28 of 36; Household #182.
Listed as Andy Shandor; age 28; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr
1935; coal loader in coal mine; head of household.
4. "World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945"; McDowell Co, WV; Page 761; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Andrew Shandor; born 28 Aug 1911; PFC US Army; entered service in Feb 1944; seved at Ft Thomas, KY
and in Pacific; attended Coalwood schools; Catholic; son of M/M/ Joe Shandor, Coalwood, WV; husband of
Mrs. Rosie Chickos Shandor, Rt 2, Welch, WV.
5. Find A. Grave.com Web Site; Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
Marvin and Samme Templin; 25 Jun 2014.
Andy J. Shandor; born 20 Aug 1911; died 7 May 1977; buried here; double grave marker photo shown
with wife, Rosie Chickos Shandor.


Rosie Chickos

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 325; WV Archives Web Site.
Andy Shandor; age 25; born in Wise Co, WV; single; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Joe and Mary Sandor;
married on 7 May 1936 at War, WV; Rosie Chickos; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Coalwood,
WV; daughter of John and Mary Chickos.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Junior Poca; E.D. 24-40; taken on 28 Apr 1940; Page
794B; Image 28 of 36; Household #182.
Listed as RosieShandor; age 21; born in WV; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, Andrew J. Shandor.
3. Find A. Grave.com Web Site; Woodlawn Memorial Park, Bluewell, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
Marvin and Samme Templin; 25 Jun 2014.
Andy J. Shandor; born 20 Aug 1911; died 7 May 1977; buried here; double grave marker photo shown
with wife, Rosie M. Chickos Shandor.
(Rosie M. is only shown with birth on 9 Dec 1918. She may not be buried here)


Ellis Dotson

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ellis Dotson
Race: White
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Argo, Kentucky, USA
Birth Date: 4 Jan 1922
Residence Place: Litwar, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 30 Jun 1942
Occupation: Andy Cline Lumber Co
Weight: 170
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: Virginia Dotson
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Ellis Dotson Self (Head)"
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #73-055597; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ellis Dotson; age 51; born 4 Jan 1922 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage;
5th grade education; living at Welch, WV; son of Hannibal and Rebecca (Sullivan)
Dotson; married on 6 Dec 1973 at Grundy, VA; Mae Dotson; maiden name Dostson;
age 48; born 3 May 1925 in VA; divorced; this was her 2nd marriage; 6th grade
education; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Parris and Mary (McClanahan) Hunt.


Ellis Dotson

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ellis Dotson
Race: White
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Argo, Kentucky, USA
Birth Date: 4 Jan 1922
Residence Place: Litwar, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 30 Jun 1942
Occupation: Andy Cline Lumber Co
Weight: 170
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: Virginia Dotson
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Ellis Dotson Self (Head)"
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #73-055597; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ellis Dotson; age 51; born 4 Jan 1922 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage;
5th grade education; living at Welch, WV; son of Hannibal and Rebecca (Sullivan)
Dotson; married on 6 Dec 1973 at Grundy, VA; Mae Dotson; maiden name Dostson;
age 48; born 3 May 1925 in VA; divorced; this was her 2nd marriage; 6th grade
education; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Parris and Mary (McClanahan) Hunt.


Mae Hunt

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #73-055597; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ellis Dotson; age 51; born 4 Jan 1922 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage;
5th grade education; living at Welch, WV; son of Hannibal and Rebecca (Sullivan)
Dotson; married on 6 Dec 1973 at Grundy, VA; Mae Dotson; maiden name Dostson;
age 48; born 3 May 1925 in VA; divorced; this was her 2nd marriage; 6th grade
education; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Parris and Mary (McClanahan) Hunt.
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mae Dotson
SSN: 235-42-0003
Last Residence:
24801 Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 3 May 1922
Last Benefit: 24801, Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States of America
Died: Mar 1981
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


James Hershel Bishop

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
James Hershel Bishop; age 18; born 21 Jul 1946 at Davy, WV; single; living at Box 61,
Iaeger, WV; son of Oley Anderson and Blanche (Robinette) Bishop; married on 24 Jul
1965 at Iaeger, WV; Bonnie Lou Dotson; age 17; born 13 Dec 1947 at Mohawk, WV;
single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Ellis and Mae (Hunt) Dotson; with consent of
Oley A. and Blanche Bishop, parents of James Hershel Bishop; and Ellis and Mae
Dotson, parents of Bonnie Lou Dotson.


Bonnie Lou Dotson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
James Hershel Bishop; age 18; born 21 Jul 1946 at Davy, WV; single; living at Box 61,
Iaeger, WV; son of Oley Anderson and Blanche (Robinette) Bishop; married on 24 Jul
1965 at Iaeger, WV; Bonnie Lou Dotson; age 17; born 13 Dec 1947 at Mohawk, WV;
single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Ellis and Mae (Hunt) Dotson; with consent of
Oley A. and Blanche Bishop, parents of James Hershel Bishop; and Ellis and Mae
Dotson, parents of Bonnie Lou Dotson.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #73-029948; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ervin Mullins; age 29; born in WV; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage; 6th grade education;
living at Iaeger, WV; son of Melvin and Stella (Steele) Mullins; married on 2 Jul 1973 at Grundy,
VA; Bonnie Lou Bishop, maiden name Dotson; age 25; born 13 Dec 1947 in WV;widow; this
was her second marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Welch, WV; daughter of Ellis and Mae
(Hunt) Dotson.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bonnie Lou Dotson
[Bonnie Lou Bishop]
[Bonnie Mullins]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 13 Dec 1947
Birth Place: Mohawk, West Virginia
[McDowell, West Virginia]
Death Date: Aug 1978
SSN: 234762890
Notes: Jun 1964: Name listed as BONNIE LOU DOTSON;
Aug 1966: Name listed as BONNIE LOU BISHOP;
13 Jan 1975: Name listed as BONNIE LOU MULLINS;
04 Jan 1988: Name listed as BONNIE MULLINS"