McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individules

Notes


Sylvia Delores Allen

1. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Lobato; E.D. 30-8; taken 17 Apr 1917; Page 22A;
Household #368.
Listed as Sylvia Allen; age2 mons; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, James Allen.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sylvia Delores Allen
[Sylvia Delores Purifoy]
[Sylvia Purifoy]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 25 Jan 1940
Birth Place: Lobata Mingo, West Virginia
[Lobato, West Virginia]
Death Date: 15 Jan 2000
Father: James Allen
Mother: Willie L McCado
SSN: 373448736
Notes: Feb 1961: Name listed as SYLVIA DELORES ALLEN;
Jan 1965: Name listed as SYLVIA DELORES PURIFOY;
02 Feb 2000: Name listed as SYLVIA PURIFOY"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sylvia Purifoy
SSN: 373-44-8736
Last Residence:
48205 Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
BORN: 25 Jan 1940
Died: 15 Jan 2000
State (Year) SSN issued: Michigan (1960-1961)"


William Allen

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 345; WV Archives Web Site.
William Allen; age 47; born in Floyd Co, VA; widowed; black; miner; living at Superior, WV;
son of Charles and Sallie; married on 28 Dec 1917 at Jenkinjones, WV; Lena McDonald;
age 27; born in Floyd Co, VA; single; black; daughter of George and Lena.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken 7 Jan 1920;
Page 12B; Image 23 of 53; Family #204/218.
Listed as William Allen; age 47; born in WV; married; black; coal miner; head of household.


William "Bill" Allen

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken 7 Jan 1920;
Page 12B; Image 23 of 53; Family #204/218.
Listed as Bill Allen; age 21; born in WV; single; black; coal miner; in household of father, William
Allen.


Gladys Allen

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Lake Superior; taken 7 Jan 1920;
Page 12B; Image 23 of 53; Family #204/218.
Listed as Gladys Allen; age 6; born in WV; black; in household of father, William Allen.


Roy Javel Shrader Sr

1; Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Roy Javel Shrader Sr, 90. Went home to be with the lord on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in Roanoke VA. Born December 23, 1927 in Bradshaw WV, He was the son of the late Leroy and Elizabeth Freeman Shrader. He attended the Pentecostal holiness and the Jehovah Witness Churches. He was a retired coal miner from vpi Island Creek Coal Company and Consol Coal. He served in the 101st Airborne Division during the Korean War. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, one son, one daughter, one son in law, two daughter in laws, one brother, one sister, and several Granddaughters and Grandsons. Survivors include, by sons Roy J Shrader Jr of War WV, Allan (Diane) Shrader of Welcome N.C., Daughters, Connie Marshall of TX, Sherry (Ballard) Kirk of Yukon WV, Shiela Mullins of Oakwood VA, Sharon Adams of Coalwood WV, Peggy Boothe of Roanoke VA, Virginia Hunt of N.C., Theresa Walton of Bluefield WV, one brother, Arvalroy Young of S.C., Thirty Four Grandchildren, and Fifty one Great Grandchildren, one Great Great Grandchild. Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 2 P.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in War, WV, with Minister Danny Anderson and Pastor Lacy Griffith officiating. Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Bluewell WV, where military Graveside Rights will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post 1144 of Iaeger WV. .."


Shirley Jean Anderson

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Elmer Raymond Crigger; age 44; born 22 May 1926 in WV; widowed; this was his 2nd marriage;
8th grade education; living at Box 267, English, WV; son of James and Oma (Baker) Crigger;
married on 16 Jan 1971 in Lebanon, VA; Shirley Jean Thornsbury; maiden name Anderson (sic?)
age 31; born 3 Jan 1940 in WV; divorced; this was her 3rd marriage; livin at Box 54, Bartley, WV;
4 yrs HS education; daughter of Earnest and Martha (Toler) Anderson.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Shirley Barker Crigger, 78, of Yukon, WV, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018 at Mercer Nursing and Rehabilitation in Bluefield, WV. Born, January 3, 1940, in Christian, WV, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Barker and Martha Toler Barker.She was a resident of Yukon all of her life. She was a member of the Trinity Assembly in English, where she loved to play the piano, sing, and teach the word of God. She loved Jesus. She was a retired Post Master for Bartley, WV, and she worked at several other Post Offices in McDowell County.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her Husband Elmer Crigger, her son, Neal Randall Thornsbury.Survivors include seven sons, Rick Thornsbury of Yukon, WV, Preston Thornsbury and wife Tina of Calhoun GA, Raymond Crigger and wife Kay of Grafton OH, David Crigger of Martinsville, VA, Roy Crigger of Yukon, WV, Greg Crigger of Yukon, WV, Michael Scott Crigger of Yukon, WV, one daughter, Karen Crigger and husband Rocky of Yukon, WV, Several Grandchildren, Several Great Grandchildren, and Several Great Great Grandchildren.Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 11 A.M., from the Trinity Assembly in English, WV, with Pastor, Keith Meade and Pastor Doug Cooper officiating, Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens, in Bluefield, VA. Friends may call Friday, April 13, 2018 from 6 P.M. to 9 P.M. at Trinity Assembly in English WV.Family and Friends will serve as pallbearers.Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.comFanning Funeral home of War is serving the Crigger Family."


Eugene Skates

1. 1930 Census, Belmont Co, OH; Wheeling Township; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 42A; Image
9 of 40; Family #111/111.
Listed as Eugene Skates; age 26; born in AL; married at 20; Negro; coal miner; head of
household.


Lucille Roberts

1. 1930 Census, Belmont Co, OH; Wheeling Township; taken 12 Apr 1930; Page 42A; Image
9 of 40; Family #111/111.
Listed as Lucille Skates; age 30; born in SC; married at 18; Negro; in household of husband,
Eugene Skates.
2. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Lobato; E.D. 30-8; taken 17 Apr 1917; Page 22A;
Household #368.
Listed as Lucille Howard; age 40; born in NC; married; Negro; 1st grade education; in household
of son-in-law, James Allen, with husband.


Ricky Vergray Thornsbury

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ricky Vergray Thornsbury; age 17; born 15 Mar 1959 in WV; single; 2 yrs HS education; living
at Box 267, English, WV; son of Virgil Ray and Shirley Jean (Anderson) Thornsbury; maried on
15 Apr 1976 at Grundy, VA; Peggy Susan Shrader; age 17; born 11 Nov 1958 in WV; divorced;
this was her second marriage; 2 yrs HS education; livin at English, WV; daughter of Roy Javel
and Cora Madgelene (Dillon) Shrader.


Peggy Susan Shrader

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Rocky Darrell Crigger; age 21; born 3 Jun 1951 in WV; single; 3 yrs HS education; living at
205 maple St, Reading, Hamilton Co, OH; son of George and Virginia (Spangler) Crigger;
married on 24 Nov 1972 in Lebanon, VA; Karen June Crigger; age 18; born 8 Feb 1954 in WV;
single; 4 yrs HS education; living at Box 267, English, WV; daughter of Elmer R. and Anna M.
(Sheets) Crigger.