McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Charlie Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Smith; age 22; born in Rockingham Co, NC; single; miner, black; living at Thorpe, WV;
son of John and Lula; married on 28 Jul 1919 at Thorpe, WV; Alice Clark; age 21; born in Fayette
Co, WV; single; black; daughter of Ed and Maggie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #1920: WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Smith; age 56; born in 1897 in Waycross, GA; married; colored; retired miner; living at
Elbert, WV; son of unknown parents; died 14 feb 1953 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to
cor pulmonale with failure; pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema;
buried 21 fen 1953 in Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Alice Smith
3. FindAGrave. co, Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 2 Aug 2014.
Charlie Smith; born 3 Jan 1897; died 14 Feb 1953; buried here; headstone photo shown; "GONE BUT
NOT FORGOTTEN".


Alice Clark

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 17; WV Archives Web Site.
Charley Smith; age 22; born in Rockingham Co, NC; single; miner, black; living at Thorpe, WV;
son of John and Lula; married on 28 Jul 1919 at Thorpe, WV; Alice Clark; age 21; born in Fayette
Co, WV; single; black; daughter of Ed and Maggie.


Burb Payne

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14790; WV Archives Web Site.
Burb Payne; age 36 yrs, 7 mons, 19 days; born 30 Apr 1909 in Iaefger, WV; married; husband of
Athleen Davis; age 24; miner; SS #400-10-4494; living at Coal Mtn, WV; son of James and Polly
(Blevins) Payne; died 19 Dec 1945 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to fracture of thoracic
vertebrae and both femurs; caused by slate fall in coal mine at Coal Mtn, WV on 18 Dec 1945;
buried 22 Dec 1945 in Blevins Cemetery, Iaeger, WV; informant, Mrs. Burb Payne, Coal Mtn, WV.


Athleen Gay Davis

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1959); Page 139; WV Archives Web Site.
Eckle Southard, Jr; age 36; born at Sandy Huff, WV; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV;
son of Eckle and Hattie Southard, Sr; married on 2 Sep 1959 at Guyan, WV; Athlene Payne;
age 38; born in Mallory, WV; widow; living at Coal Mtn. WV; daughter of Goff (sic, Dolph) and
Florence (Hatfield) Davis.


Paris Freelan Mitchell

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Baileysville District, taken on 3 Jan 1920, Page 136A, Family #21.
Listed as Paris Mitchell, age 4 yrs, 3 months , born in WV, in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 82B; Image 22 of
25; Family #187/198.
Listed as Paris Mitchell, age 15 , born in WV, in household of father, John H. Mitchell.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 52; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Freelan Mitchell; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; son of
John and Delpha Mitchell; married on 23 May 1933 at Baileysville, WV; Mildred Louise Reeves;
age 19; born in Logan Co, WV; living at Baileysville, WV; daughter of Harry and Edna Reeves.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Mitchell; age 28; born and living at Baileysville, WV; divorced; son of John and Delpha
(Elswick) Mitchell; married on 23 Jan 1943 at Baileysville, WV; Elsie Morgan; age 19; born
and living at Baileysville, WV; single; daughter of W.H.H. and Mary Morgan.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 88; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Mitchell; age 39; born in Baileysville, WV; divorced; living at Brenton, WV; son of John and
Delphnia Mitchell; married on 26 Feb 1954 at Hatcher, WV; Myrtle Aliff; age 23; born in Eccles,
WV; single; living at Brenton, WV; daughter of A.A. and Dovis Aliff.


Elsie Morgan

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; Mill Creek Road; taken on 16 Apr 1930;
Page 83B; Image 24 of 25; Family #201/112.
Listed as Elsie Morgan; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, William H.H. Morgan.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Mitchell; age 28; born and living at Baileysville, WV; divorced; son of John and Delpha
(Elswick) Mitchell; married on 23 Jan 1943 at Baileysville, WV; Elsie Morgan; age 19; born
and living at Baileysville, WV; single; daughter of W.H.H. and Mary Morgan.
3. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Morgan Family Tree Article, submitted by
Mary Morgan (grandchild of William Harrison and Mary Ellis Morgan), page 145.
William and Mary Ellis Morgan's children: Alton, born 24 Jun 1905; Ray, born
26 Oct 1908; Pearl, born 19 Mar 1910; Josephine, born 23 Feb 1923, married
(______) Lester; Woodrow, born 13 Mar 1914; Thomas, born 9 Nov 1916; Lacy,
born 3 Apr 1918; Foley, born 17 Mar 1921; Elsie, born 6 Feb 1923; Howard,
born 2 Nov 1925; and Oley, born 7 Dec 1927.


James Harvey Lee

1, McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 334; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Lee; age 35; born in Pike Co, KY; single; merchant; living in Mohawk, WV; son of James and
Matilda Lee; married on 11 Apr 1915 in Mohawk, WV; Letie Roberts; age 24; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of James Wesley and Lilly.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2919; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Henry Lee; age 38; born 15 Oct 1879; living at Mohawk, WV; self employed merchant; nearest
relative, Mrs. Letie Lee, Mohawk, WV; tall with medium build; blue eyes and dark hair.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16696; WV Archives Web Site.
James Harvey Lee; age 52 yrs, 17 days; born 15 Oct 1879 in KY; married; general store merchant;
last worked in 1928; spent 35 yrs in this occupation; son of Lige Coleman and Tilda Lee; died 2 Nov
1931 at Mohawk, WV; due to diabetes; no burial information; informant W.C. Cook, Iaeger, WV.
4. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


Mary Ellen Cline

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


Troy Lee

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


Thomas Lee

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


Gracie Lee

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


Bertha Lee

1. "Hertiage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, "Kyle Brown Family " article, Page 174; submitted
by Fran Wessel, 6109 Albemarle Lane, Blacksburg, VA 24060.


William Hamilton Payne

1. "The Charleston Daily Mail"; Charleston, WV; Thursday Evening 8 Jul 1937; Page 2; Newapaper
Article.
"Man Is Held For Jury in Slaying
"Pineville, July 8 (AP)- Magistrate R.E. Morgan held Lloyd Lester, 30, for grand jury action on a charge of slaying his father-in-law, William Payne, 50.
"The men quarreled at lester's home in the little Huff creek farming section Saturday. Lester surrendered after the slaying, saying he shot Payne three times after his father-in-law tried to injure him
with a razor."
2. McDowell Co, Death Certificate #11287; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William H. Payne; age 49 yrs, 11 mons, 15 days; born 18 Jul 1888 in Hickory, NC; mattied; husband
of Ollie Payne; unemployed' living at Hensley, WV; son of W.H. and Stella (Day) Payne; died 3 Jul
1937 on Little Huff Creek, Wyoming Co, WV; due to 5 gunshot woounds; homicide; buried 5 Jul 1937
at Twin Branch, WV; informant, Willet Moretz, Dante, VA.


Ronald Lee "Ron" Sorah Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 412; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Lee Sorah; age 18; born 26 Sep 1946 in Superior, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Box 817, Kimball, WV; son of Albert Estel and Margaret (Evans) Sorah; married on 21 Aug 1965
at Welch, WV; Wanda Jean Lambert; age 18; born 23 Sep 1946 in Welch, WV; single; no previous
marriage; living at Rt 1, Box 56, Welch, WV; daughter of Everett and Goldie (Sizemore) Lambert; with
consent of Albert and Margaret Sorah, parents of Ronald Lee Sorah, and Everett and Goldie Lambert,
parents of Wanda Jean Lambert.


Wanda Jean Lambert

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 412; WV Archives Web Site.
Ronald Lee Sorah; age 18; born 26 Sep 1946 in Superior, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Box 817, Kimball, WV; son of Albert Estel and Margaret (Evans) Sorah; married on 21 Aug 1965
at Welch, WV; Wanda Jean Lambert; age 18; born 23 Sep 1946 in Welch, WV; single; no previous
marriage; living at Rt 1, Box 56, Welch, WV; daughter of Everett and Goldie (Sizemore) Lambert; with
consent of Albert and Margaret Sorah, parents of Ronald Lee Sorah, and Everett and Goldie Lambert,
parents of Wanda Jean Lambert.


Charles Lawson Bailey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #___(1954); Page 154; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Lawson Bailey; age 20; born in Jesse, WV; single; living in Wyoming, WV; son of Lewis and
Della (Elswick) Bailey; married on 22 May 1954 in Wyoming, WV; Joan Cook; age 16; born in Glen
Morrison, WV; single; living in Jesse, WV; daughter of Miller and Winnie (McMillion) Blankenship.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Charles L Bailey
Event Date 13 Nov 2000
Event Place Brenton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 22 Dec 1933
Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
Address Date 13 Nov 2000
2nd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
2nd Address Date 01 Sep 1998-01 Oct 1998
3rd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
3rd Address Date 05 May 1986-05 Dec 2008
Affiliate Identifier 171301206"
3. Evans-Calfee Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Charles Lawson Bailey 84, of Brenton passed away Sunday September 30, 2018

"Born December 22, 1933 in Jesse, he was the son of the late Lewis and Della Allen Bailey.

"Charles was a veteran of the US Army, longtime coal miner, and member of the UMWA.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother James Bailey.

"Those left to cherish his memory include: his wife Liddie Bailey, 3 daughters Avis Rowe, Christine (Jeff) Adkins of Fayetteville, and Carmella Bailey of Hinton, 8 sons Gary Bailey, Steve (Patricia) Bailey of Daniels, Rodney Bailey of South Carolina, Edward Bailey, Donald (Danielle) Bailey, Keith Bailey, Kenny Bailey of North Carolina,and Charles Tolliver of Oceana. 19 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grand child. "


Paris Smith

1. 1920 Census, Logan Co, WV; Chapmanville District; taken on 31 Jan-2 Feb, 1920; Page 164B;
Image 27 of 49; Family #204/210.
Listed as Paris Smith; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Harve Smith.
2 Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page ___; Line #5; WV Archives Web Site.
Parris Smith; age 22; born in WV; single; farmer; living at Whirlwind, WV; son of Harve and
Sintha A. (Workman) Smith; married on 7 Mar 1931 at Whirlwind, WV; Shirley Bryant; age 32;
born in WV; divorced; living at Whirlwind, WV; daughter of Preston and Susan (Stollings) Bryant.
3 "Leah Conway Family Tree"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Paris Smith; born 27 Nov 1908 in Chapmanville, Logan Co, WV; died 28 May 1981 in Wayne Co, MI;
son of Harve and Synthia Ann (Workman) Smith; married Marie Smith.
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name Paris Smith
SSN 233-14-8645
Last Residence Wayne, 48184, Wayne, Michigan, USA
Born 27 Nov 1908
Last Benefit Westland, 48185, Wayne, Michigan, United States of America
Died May 1981
State (Year) SSN issued West Virginia - Before 1951"
5. Michigan, Death Index, 1971-1996: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name Paris Smith
Birth Date 27 Nov 1908
Death Date 28 May 1981
Gender Male
Residence Wayne, Wayne, Michigan
Place of Death Wayne, Wayne, Michigan
6. FindAgrave.com Web Site; Smith/Carter Cemetery, Whirlwind, Logan Co, WV; submitted by
Barb Tomblin Randolph; 12 Apr 2012.
Paris Smith; born 27 Nov 1908; died 28 May 1981; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Shirley Bryant

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page ___; Line #5; WV Archives Web Site.
Parris Smith; age 22; born in WV; single; farmer; living at Whirlwind, WV; son of Harve and
Sintha A. (Workman) Smith; married on 7 Mar 1931 at Whirlwind, WV; Shirley Bryant; age 32;
born in WV; divorced; living at Whirlwind, WV; daughter of Preston and Susan (Stollings) Bryant.