McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Guy Thomas Harrison

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Guy T. Harrison; age 25; son of M.H. and Mary; married on 10 May 1906 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Nannie M. Lewis; age 16; daughter of Polly Lewis.
2. Tazewell Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #1408; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Guy Thomas Harrison; age 37; born 7 May 1881; living at Alfredton, Tazewell Co, VA; miner
for M. Ziegler, Alfredton, VA; nearest relative, Nannie May Harrison, Alfredton, VA; short;
with brown eyes and black hair.
3. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as Thomas Harrison; age 39; born in VA; married; coal miner; head of household.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as G.T. Harrison; age 49; born in VA; married at 26; mechanic in railraod shop; head
of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1035; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Guy Thomas Harrison; age 60; born 7 May 1881 in Tazewell Co, VA; living at Excelsior, WV;
not employed; person who will always know his address, Miss Nannie Harriason, Cedar Bluff, VA;
sister; 5'5" tall; 170 lbs; brown eyes; gray hair; ruddy complexion.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8871; WV Archives Web Site.
Guy T. Harrison; age 73; born 3 May 1880 in Tazewell Co, VA; divorced; retired miner; living
at Yukon, WV; son of Matt and Mary (Murry) Harrison; died 3 May 1953 in Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV; due to uremia and cerebral vascular accident; fractured ribs, recent compression
fracture vertebral body D-10; fall downstairs; buried 3 May 1953 in Clinch Valley Memorial
(Cemetery, Richlands, VA); informant, Henry Harrison.


Nannie Mae Lewis

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Guy T. Harrison; age 25; son of M.H. and Mary; married on 10 May 1906 in Tazewell Co, VA;
Nannie M. Lewis; age 16; daughter of Polly Lewis.
2. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as May Harrison; age 28; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Thomas Harrison.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as May Harrison; age 49; born in VA; married at 18; proprietoress of boarding house;
in household of husband, G.Thomas Harrison.


Lawrence Harrison

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as Lawrence Harrison; age 12; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as Lawrence Harrison; age 22; born in VA; single; coal miner; in household of father,
G. Thomas Harrison.


Clyde Harrison

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as Clyde Harrison; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as Clyde Harrison; age 20; born in VA; single; coal miner; in household of father,
G. Thomas Harrison.


Henry Harrison

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as Henry Harrison; age 8 yrs, 1 mon; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as Henry Harrison; age 18; born in VA; single; coal miner; in household of father,
G. Thomas Harrison.


Lillian M. Harrison

1. 1920 Census, Tazewell Co, WV; Maiden Spring District; taken on 6 Jan 1920; Page 224B;
Image 8 of 65; Family #65/66.
Listed as Lillian M. Harrison; age 11 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Thomas Harrison.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
32B; Image 6 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as Lillian Harrison; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, G. Thomas Harrison.


Carlisle Harrison

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page
33A; Image 7 of 89; Family #53/53.
Listed as Carisle Harrison; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, G. Thomas Harrison.


Charles Wimmer

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Raymond and Helen Lee Walker Crouse"
article; Page 129; submitted by Raymond Crouse, War, WV 24892.


Lois Walker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1995", Vol I, "Raymond and Helen Lee Walker Crouse"
article; Page 129; submitted by Raymond Crouse, War, WV 24892.


Julia Ferrante

6. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; " Luciano and Maria Ferrante"; Article; Page 144; submitted by Miss
Josephine Zando, Box 56, War, WV 24892.


Betty Arlene Akers

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 287; WV Archives Web Site.
Hershall Eugene Key; age 20; born 14 Aug 1944 in Davy, WV; single; living at Box 232, Davy, WV;
son of Hershell Pearl and Carolyn (Ashley) Key; married on 6 Mar 1965 in Davy, WV; Betty Arlene
Akers; age 16; born 7 Dec 1948 in Welch, WV; single; living at Box 546, Davy, WV; daughter of
Daniel Morgan and Gracie Lenora (Holbrook) Akers.


Gordon Eugene Hurd

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 230B; Image 6
of 38; Family #54/55.
Listed as Gordon E. Hurd; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Tony S. Hurd.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 87A; Image 45
of 48; Family #51/88.
Listed as Gordon E. Hurd; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Tony S. Hurd.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; E.D. 24-35; taken on 5 Apr 1940; Page 695A;
Image 8 of 57; Household #72.
Listed as Gordon E. Hurd; age 25; born in WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
clerk in WPA relief office; in household of father, Tony S. Hurd.
4. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Gordon E Hurd
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998-01 Nov 1998
Residence Place Davy, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 24 Feb 1915
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Nov 1998
Address General Delivery
Address Continued Davy, West Virginia 24828"
5. Social Security Application and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gordon Eugene Hurd
[Gordon E Hurd]
SSN: 199070944
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 24 Feb 1915
Birth Place: Martinsville, Virginia
Death Date: 26 May 1996
Father: Tony Hurd
Mother: Tillie Cane
Type of Claim: Change identifying information.
Notes: Oct 1937: Name listed as GORDON EUGENE HURD; 06 Jun 1996: Name listed as GORDON E HURD"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roselawn Memorial Gardens; Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
F. Hylton; 24 Feb 2010.
Gordon Eugene Hurd, Sr; born 24 Feb 1915; died 26 May 1996; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"US ARMY WORLD WAR II".


Mildred Annabella Bilbie

1. E-mail Message, 8 Apr 2003 from Sandy DeAngelis, dsandy1d@aol.com.
Her grandmother, Marinda Lusk, daughter of Boyd Lusk; born on 18 Sep 1888 at Baileysville,
WV; married Richard J. Bilbie; lived in Davy, WV; four children: Clarence Herbert, Cleo, Susie Mae, and
Mildred Annabell Bilbie.
Mildred Annabell Bilbie; born in 1919; died in 1993.
2. 1920 Census, Brown's Creek District, #58, taken on 6 Jan 1920, Page 236B, Family #184.
Listed as Mildred A. Bilbie, age 7 months, born in WV, in household of father, Richard J. Bilbie.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Roselawn Memorial Gardens; Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; submitted by
F. Hylton; 24 Feb 2010.
Mildred Annabella Bilby Hurd; born 11 Jun 1919; died 9 Jan 1996; buried here; grave marker photo
shown; "BELOVED WIFE AND MOTHER".


Gordon Anthony Hurd

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1953); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Gordon Anthony Hurd; born and died 22 Mar 1953 at Welch, WV; stillborn; tutra uterine asphyxia;
parents, Gordon Eugena and Mildred Annabelle (Bilby) Hurd.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 19 Dec 2013.
Gordon Anthony Hurd; born unknown; died 22 Mar 1953; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"INFANT OF GORDON & MILDRED HURD * BABY".


Lawrence Andrew Barber Sr.

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence Barbour; age 27; born in Hungary; single; taxi driver; living at Thorpe, WV; son of Louis
and Susie Barbour; married on 26 Dec 1925 in the Roman Catholic Church in Gary, WV; Julia
Sironko; age 19; born in Komestead, PA; single; daughter of John and Elizabeth Sironko.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Ream; E.D. #24-5; taken on 22 Apr 1940; Page 96A;
Image 33 of 70; Household #135.
Listed as Lawrence Barber; age 42; born in Hungary; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; naturalized citizen; driver in coal mines; head of household.


Julia Sironko

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Ream; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 180B; Image
16 of 70; Family #129/143.
Listed as Julia Sironko; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, John Sironko.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 121; WV Archives Web Site.
Lawrence Barbour; age 27; born in Hungary; single; taxi driver; living at Thorpe, WV; son of Louis
and Susie Barbour; married on 26 Dec 1925 in the Roman Catholic Church in Gary, WV; Julia
Sironko; age 19; born in Komestead, PA; single; daughter of John and Elizabeth Sironko.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Ream; E.D. #24-5; taken on 22 Apr 1940; Page 96A;
Image 33 of 70; Household #135.
Listed as Julia Barber; age 32; born in PA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Lawrence Barber.