McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


George Clifford Smith

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Bramwell; taken 14 Jun 1900; Page 168A; Image 19 of
32; Family #194/196.
Listed as George Smith; age 1; born in Aug 1898 in WV; in household of father, George L. Smith.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; taken 12 May 1910; Page 28B; Image 4 of 24;
Family #36/36.
Listed as George Smith; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, George L. Smith.
3. 1920 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; Rawl; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 71A; Image 15 of 23;
Family #150/150.
Listed as George Smith; age 21; born in WV; single; motorman in coal mine; in household of
father, George L. Smith.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 211; WV Archives Web Site.
G.C. Smith; age 24; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; postmaster; living in Yukon, WV; son of G.L. and
Virginia; married on 14 Jun 1923 in War, WV; Virginia Gates; age 19; born in Indiana Co, PA; single;
daughter of J.W. and Fannie.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as George Smith; age 42; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; store laborer; head of household.
6. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: George Clifford Smith
Race: White
Age: 43
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Mercer, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1898
Residence Place: War, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Employer: Pond Creek Pocahontas Coal Co
Weight: 153
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Helen Virginia Smith
Household Members:
Name Relationship
George Clifford Smith Self (Head)"


Helen Virginia Gates

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 211; WV Archives Web Site.
G.C. Smith; age 24; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; postmaster; living in Yukon, WV; son of G.L. and
Virginia; married on 14 Jun 1923 in War, WV; Virginia Gates; age 19; born in Indiana Co, PA; single;
daughter of J.W. and Fannie
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Virginia Smith; age 35; born in PA; married; 9th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, George C. Smith.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


Elmer Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Elmer Smith; age 15; born in WV; 9th grade education; attending school; lived in smae
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George C. Smith.


James "Jim" Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Jim Smith; age 14; born in WV; 1 yr HS education; attending school; lived in smae place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George C. Smith.


Naomi Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Naomia Smith; age 13; born in WV; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in smae
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George C. Smith.


Allen Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Allen Smith; age 11; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in smae
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George C. Smith.


Ronnie Joe Boothe I

1. FindAGrave.com Wwb Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 2 Apr 2007.
" Ronnie Joe Boothe, I
Birth 30 Aug 1947
USA
Death 8 May 1976 (aged 28)
USA
Burial
Brown Cemetery
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 18741029 ·"

Additional Information Posted:
"Son of Rev. Joseph W. Boothe (1923-1990) and Vaunda Pearl Lusk-Boothe (1929-2020).

"Father of Teddy Boothe (1971-2007), Addie "Renea" Boothe-Chapman (1973-2011), & Ronnie Joe Boothe II (1975-1976)."


Addie Renea Boothe

1. FindAGrave.com Wwb Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 20 Nov 2014.
" Addie Renea “Renea” Boothe Chapman
Birth 19 Oct 1973
Logan, Logan County, West Virginia, USA
Death 16 Jun 2011 (aged 37)
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Brown Cemetery
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 139006566:

Additional Information Posted:
"CYCLONE - Addie Renea Chapman 37, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, June 16, 2011. Born October 19, 1973, in Logan she was the daughter of the late Ronnie Joe Boothe (1947-1976) and Elmira Lusk.

"Addie was a 1991 graduate of Oceana High School, a homemaker and worked as a phleobtomist.

"In addition to her father she was preceded in death by maternal grandmother, Waveline Gunnoe-Lusk (1937-2011); paternal grandfather, Joseph "Joe" W. Boothe (1923-1990); two brothers, Ronnie Joe Boothe II (1975-1976) and Teddy Boothe (1971-2007); uncles, Ellery Kent Lusk (1959-2010) & Teddy Ray Lusk (Deceased) and an aunt, Karen Lusk-Cook (Deceased).

"Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Benny Chapman of Cyclone; a daughter, Cheyenne Chapman; a son, Dylan Chapman; her mother, Frances Grimmette; maternal grandfather Posey Berman Lusk (1934-2011; paternal grandmother, Vaunda Boothe; a niece and nephew; two aunts, Sharon Harrison and Donna Harvey; seven uncles, Tony and Kathy Lusk, Teddy and Kathy Lusk, Berman and Lou Lusk, Lonnie and Margie Boothe, Gary Boothe, Willie and Rhonda Boothe, Scottie and Delinda Boothe, several loving cousins and and host of friends.

"A celebration of Addie's life will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Adam Toler Memorial Chapel with Rev. Emma White officiating. Burial will follow in Brown Cemetery, Cyclone."


Ronnie Joe Boothe II

1. FindAGrave.com Wwb Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 2 Apr 2007.
" Ronnie Joe Boothe, II
Birth 9 Aug 1975
USA
Death 8 May 1976 (aged 8 months)
USA
Burial
Brown Cemetery
Cyclone, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 18741045"

Additional Information Posted:
"Nine-month old son of Ronnie Joe Boothe I (1947-1976).

"Grandson of Joseph W. Boothe (1923-1990)."


Lee W. Hurley

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #65-037776; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee W. Hurley; age 45; born in Ashe co, NC; divorced; one previous marriage; electrician; living in
Tazewell Co, VA; son of William and Verda (Starling) Hurley; married on 4 Oct 1965 in Lebanon, VA;
Rita Ann Asbury; age 22; born and living in Welch, WV; single; daughter of James A. (sic) and Margie
(Walls) Asbury.


Rita Ann Asbury

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #65-037776; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee W. Hurley; age 45; born in Ashe co, NC; divorced; one previous marriage; electrician; living in
Tazewell Co, VA; son of William and Verda (Starling) Hurley; married on 4 Oct 1965 in Lebanon, VA;
Rita Ann Asbury; age 22; born and living in Welch, WV; single; daughter of James A. (sic) and Margie
(Walls) Asbury.


Eldridge Gordon Hickok

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Ridge between Bootom Creek and Burke
Hollow; taken 30 Apr 1930; Page 154A; Image 67 of 68; Family #591/723.
Listed as Gordon Hickok; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Robert M. Hickok.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 154; WV Archives Web Site.
Eldridge Gordon Hickok; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of R.M. and
Rebecca Hickok; married on 31 Aug 1935 in the Prebyterian Church, Mullens, WV; Mae
Church; age 18; born in Wyoming (sic, McDowell) Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; daughter of Ed and Etta
Church.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gordon Eldridge Hickok
Race: White
Age: 27
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Keystone, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 2 Jun 1913
Residence Place: New Richmond, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Ed Church
Weight: 177
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6 1
Next of Kin: Ed Church
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Gordon Eldridge Hickok Self (Head)"


Mae Eulah Church

1. 1930 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken 17 Apr 1930; Page 149A; Image 63 of 63;
Family #618/624.
Listed as May Church; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Edward A. Church.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 154; WV Archives Web Site.
Eldridge Gordon Hickok; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; son of R.M. and
Rebecca Hickok; married on 31 Aug 1935 in the Prebyterian Church, Mullens, WV; Mae
Church; age 18; born in Wyoming (sic, McDowell) Co, WV; living at Bud, WV; daughter of Ed and Etta
Church.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mae Eulala Hickok
[Mae E Hickok]
[Mae Eulala Church]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 30 Sep 1917
Birth Place: Ashland Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Sep 2000
Father: Ed A Church
Mother: Ettia D McDanal
SSN: 235565817
Notes: Aug 1953: Name listed as MAE EULALA HICKOK;
27 Sep 2000: Name listed as MAE E HICKOK"


Jackie McDonald Whitt.

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12787; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jackie McDonald Whitt; age 21; born in War WV; sigle; in US Navy; living at Caretta; son of Charlie
and Lola (Barnett) Whitt; married on 31 May 1955 in Russell Co, VA; Peggy Delores Smith; age 21;
born in Yukon, WV; single; cashier; living at War, WV; daughter of George and Helen (Gates) Smith.


Peggy Deloris Smith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Excelsior; E.D. 24-20; taken 18 Apr 1940; Page
372A; Image 3 of 62; Household #24.
Listed as Peggy Smith; age 6; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived in smae
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George C. Smith.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12787; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jackie McDonald Whitt; age 21; born in War WV; sigle; in US Navy; living at Caretta; son of Charlie
and Lola (Barnett) Whitt; married on 31 May 1955 in Russell Co, VA; Peggy Delores Smith; age 21;
born in Yukon, WV; single; cashier; living at War, WV; daughter of George and Helen (Gates) Smith.