McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Simon Miano

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1925); Page 344; WV Archives Web Site.
Simon Miano; age 25; born in Italy; single; miner; living at Gary, WV; son of Paulo and Carmelo;
married on 11 Oct 1925 at Welch, WV; Consetta Munafo; age 17; born in Italy; single; daugnter of
Antonino and Antonina; information provided by mother, Antonina Munafo.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by F. Hylton; 2 Sep 2017.
" Simon Miano
Birth 19 Oct 1900
Italy
Death Oct 1983 (aged 82–83)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional InFormation Posted:
"Bluefield Daily Telegraph" Bluefield, WV; 14 Oct 1983; Newspaper Obit.
"Simon Miano, 83, of Hemphill, died Wednesday at a Welch hospital of natural causes.

"Born in Italy, he was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church at Welch. He was a retired coal miner, having been employed at the New River and Pocahontas Coal Company at Havaco. He was a member of UMWA Local No. 6025.

"Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Concetta Monafo Miano, two sons, Paul Miano of Welch and Anthony Miano of Radford, Va.; one daughter, Carmello Batcho of Gary; one sister, Concetta Miano of Castroreale, Italy; and 12 grandchildren.

"Funeral Services will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Peter's Catholic Church at Welch with Rev John McGinnity officating. Entombment will follow at the Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum. Bluewell.

"Frends my cal today at the Douglas Mortuary Chapel from 6 to 9 p.m. where rosary and prayer services will be held at 8 p.m."


Concetta Munafo

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1925); Page 344; WV Archives Web Site.
Simon Miano; age 25; born in Italy; single; miner; living at Gary, WV; son of Paulo and Carmelo;
married on 11 Oct 1925 at Welch, WV; Consetta Munafo; age 17; born in Italy; single; daugnter of
Antonino and Antonina; information provided by mother, Antonina Munafo.


Freddie Keene

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #30449; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Freddie Keene; age 22; born and living in Whitewood, VA; single; saw miller; son of
George H. and Edna (Payne) Keene; married on 21 Sep 1963 at Lebanon, VA; Adeline
Allen; age 17; born and living in Honaker, VA; single; daughter of Shurles and Georgia
(Stacy) Allen.


Adeline Allen

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #30449; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Freddie Keene; age 22; born and living in Whitewood, VA; single; saw miller; son of
George H. and Edna (Payne) Keene; married on 21 Sep 1963 at Lebanon, VA; Adeline
Allen; age 17; born and living in Honaker, VA; single; daughter of Shurles and Georgia
(Stacy) Allen.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #72 007988; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Thomas Merland Griffith; age 23; born 28 Jul 1948 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage;
7th grade education; living at Yukon, WV; son of Merland and Lula Mae (Watts) Griffith;
married on 17 Mar 1972 at Grundy, VA; Adeline Allen; age 24; born 6 Oct 1947 in WV;
single; this is her 1st marriage; 6th grade education; living at Jolo, WV; daughter of
Shurles and Georgia Mae (Justice) Allen.
3. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #72 039232; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Albert Morgan Taylor; age 21; born 14 Apr 1951 in VA; single; this is his first marriage;
8th grade education; living at Jolo, WV; son of Amos Elliott and Hattie Belle (Colley) Taylor;
married on 30 Sep 1972 in Buchanan Co, VA; Adeline Keen; maiden name Allen; age 24;
born in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 7th grade education; living at Jolo, WV;
daughter of Shurles and Georgia Mae (Stacy) Allen.
4. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Adeline A Taylor
Residence Date 18 Jul 2001
Residence Place Davy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 06 Oct 1947
Address Davy, West Virginia 24828
Address Date 18 Jul 2001
2nd Address Bluefield, West Virginia 24701
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1998-15 Oct 2005
3rd Address Welch, West Virginia 24801
3rd Address Date 01 Feb 1993-01 Dec 1999
Possible Relatives Albert Morgan Taylor
Record Number 171285158"
5. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Adeline Taylor, 71, of Premier, WV, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, November, 22, 2017, at her residence; her journey here now is over. Adeline was born October 6, 1946, in Paynesville, WV, a daughter of the late Shurles and Georgia Mae Allen. She was a minister for 38 years and a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Taylor, one son, Jeffery Scott Keen, grandson Scotty Shelton and one sister Geraldine Church. Survivors include two daughters, Jennifer Shelton of Davy and Melissa Taylor of Premier; five grandchildren, four great grandchildren; one brother Roger Allen; and one sister, Audrey Alderman. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 1 o’clock with Reverend Kenny Green and Reverend Jamie Green officiating at the Garland Church of the Living God in Garland near Avondale, WV. Burial will follow in the Press Mullins Cemetery on Stateline Ridge near Paynesville, WV. ..."


Donald Gene Farmer Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 331; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Gene Farmer; age 22; born and living at Elkhorn, WV; single; married on 28 Oct 1950 at
Crozier, WV; Garnett Faye Lawson; age 18; born in Hitchins, KY; single; living at Thorpe, WV; with
consent of mrs. Edgar Lawson, mother of Garnett Faye Lawson.


Garnett Faye Lawson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 331; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Gene Farmer; age 22; born and living at Elkhorn, WV; single; married on 28 Oct 1950 at
Crozier, WV; Garnett Faye Lawson; age 18; born in Hitchins, KY; single; living at Thorpe, WV; with
consent of mrs. Edgar Lawson, mother of Garnett Faye Lawson.


Doris F. Farmer

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 30 Apr 2019; Newspaper Obit.
"Doris F. Farmer 64 of Northfork, WV, went to be with the Lord Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Bluefield Region Medical Center Bluefield, WV. Born October 22, 1954, in Bluefield, WV, she was the daughter of Garnett Faye Farmer and the late Rev. Donald Gene Farmer Sr.

"Doris was of the Baptist Faith and was a member of the Long Point Baptist Church in Anawalt, WV. One of her greatest joys was spending time with her family including her nieces and nephews. She was a wonderful pianist, enjoyed poetry and crocheting. Doris was such a pleasure to know and touched the lives of many.

"Survivors include her mother Garnett Faye "Lawson" Farmer. One brother, Rev. Donald Gene Farmer Jr. and wife Vivian. Two sisters, Rebecca Lynn Mullins and husband Eddie, Deborah Sue Nofsinger and husband John and a host of extended nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Services will be conducted 1: PM Friday, May 3, 2019, at the Widener Funeral Home Chapel in Northfork, WV, with Rev. Donald Gene Farmer Jr. officiating.

"Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park, Princeton, WV.

"Visitation will be from 11 AM until the hour of service at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends.

"Serving the Farmer family is Widener Funeral Home Northfork, WV. "


General Lafage Lester

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; taken on 5 Feb 1920; Page 227B;
Family #245/247.
Listed as General Lester; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, John Lester.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 58; WV Archives Web Site.
G.L. Lester; age 32; born in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; miner; living at Lex, WV; son of
John W. and Marinda; married on 17 May 1937 at Welch, WV; Nervie Mullins; age 33;
born in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; living at lex, WV; daughter of Burbridge and Lyndia.