McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Andrew "Andy" Mullins

1. 1910 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Grundy District; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 150A; Image 27 of 41;
Family #231/231.
Listed as Andrew Mullins; age 10; born in VA; in household of step-father, Benjamin Kelly.
2. 1920 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; taken 25 Mar 1920; Page 83A; Image 43 of 50; Family #__/414.
Listed as Andy Mullins; age 18; born in VA; single; farm laborer; in household of step-father,
Benjamin Kelly.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #74-055946; Ancestry,com Website.
Andy Mullins; age 74; born 8 Jan 1900 in VA; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4th grade
education; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Jim and Isabelle (Mullins) Mullins; married on 20 Dec 1974
in Lebanon, VA; Ruby Pruitt; age 52; born 30 Oct 1922 in WV; widowed (may have divorced first
husband before he died); this is her 2nd marriage; 7th grade education; living at Box 253, Bradshaw,
WV; daughter of Jess and Pearl (Blankenship) Riffe.


Ruby Riffe

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Dry Fork Road; taken on 15 Apr 1930;
Page 261A; Image 41 of 51; Family #257/362.
Listed as Ruby Riffe; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse Riffe.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Garland; E.D. 24-60; Taken on 12 Apr 1940;
Page1194B; Image 26 of 132; Household #201.
Listed as Ruby Riffe; age 18; born in WV; 7th grade education; not attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Jesse Riffe.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #74-055946; Ancestry,com Website.
Andy Mullins; age 74; born 8 Jan 1900 in VA; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4th grade
education; living at Iaeger, WV; son of Jim and Isabelle (Mullins) Mullins; married on 20 Dec 1974
in Lebanon, VA; Ruby Pruitt; age 52; born 30 Oct 1922 in WV; widowed (may have divorced first
husband before he died); this is her 2nd marriage; 7th grade education; living at Box 253, Bradshaw,
WV; daughter of Jess and Pearl (Blankenship) Riffe.
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Valerie Neal; 23 Apr 2014.
" Ruby Riffe Jones
Birth 30 Oct 1921
Lex, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 8 Dec 1993 (aged 72)
English, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Riffe Cemetery
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 128429858"


Charlie Scott

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tom and Birdie Scott"; Article; Page 238; submitted by Connie Scott Hicks, Box
204, Fox Hollow Dr, Clayton, NC 27520.


Hubert Bevill

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tommy and Deana Mullins"; Article; Page 218; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581
Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Judy Sharon Dale

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Tommy and Deana Mullins"; Article; Page 218; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581
Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Riley S. Meade

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1922); Page 474; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley S. Meade; age 22; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; railroader; living at Kermit, WV;
son of Wallace and Belle Meade; married on 18 Nov 1922 at Naugatuck, WV; Winnie
Cook; age 21; born in Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of V.B and Alice Cook.
2. Wayne Co, WV; Death Certificate #16399; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley mead; age 33 yrs, 11 mons, 20 days; born 6 Jan 1900 in Naugatuck, WV; married; husband
of Winnie Mead; railroad brakeman; living at Naugatuck, WV; son of Wallace and Belle (Sansom)
Mead; died 26 Dec 1944 in the VA Medical Facility, Huntington, WV; due to pulmonary TB; buried
in Naugatuck, WV.


Winnie Mae Cook

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1922); Page 474; WV Archives Web Site.
Riley S. Meade; age 22; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; railroader; living at Kermit, WV;
son of Wallace and Belle Meade; married on 18 Nov 1922 at Naugatuck, WV; Winnie
Cook; age 21; born in Logan Co, WV; single; daughter of V.B and Alice Cook.
2. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Winnie M Farmer
Race: White
Age at Death: 74
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1904
Death Date: 17 Mar 1979
Death Place: Brevard, Florida, United States"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Brevard Memorial Park, Cocoa, Brevard Co, FL; submitted by
Janice McCoy; 29 Apr 2009.
Winnie Mae Farmer; born in 1906; died in 1979; buried here; double grave marker photo shown
with husband, Elmer Farmer.


Riley Griffith Meade

1. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Riley Griffith Meade
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1925
Birth Place: Naugatuck, Mingo, West Virginia
Father: Riley S Meade
Mother: Winnie Cook "
2. World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945; Ancestry.com.
"Riley Griffith Meade; PFC USMC; mother. Mrs. Winnie M. Farmer; The Carter Coal Co, House 397,
Caretta, (WV).
3. U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Riley Griffith Meade; born 15 Oct 1925; died 15 Sep 1944; enlisted 27 Dec 1941; Serial #350522;
Christian; WV PFC USMC Co D; 1st Marine; 1st Marine Division; WW II deceased; USMC disposed of
remains, rps and 293 File (W); ship to Elmer Farmer; Yukon, WV; application signed by Winnie Mae
Farmer, 13 Nov 1948, Box 216, Yukon, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Mar 2014.
Riley Griffith Meade; born 15 oct 1925; died 15 Sep 1944; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"WEST VIRGINIA * PFC 1 MARINES * 1(ST) MARINE DIV * WORLD WAR II".


Otis Gail McKenzie

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Loges and Enrica Virgili"; Article, Page 253; submitted by Catherine Virgili, PO
Box, 83, Welch, WV 24801.
'...lives in Roanoke, Virginia..."
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1951); Page 116; Line #14; WV Archives Website.
Otis Gail McKenzie; age 29; born in Pettry, WV; single; living in Princeton, WV; married on 2 Jun 1951
in Bluefield, WV; Mary Nalfa Virgili; age 25; born in Maitland, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV.


Mary Nelfa Virgili

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Loges and Enrica Virgili"; Article, Page 253; submitted by Catherine Virgili, PO
Box, 83, Welch, WV 24801.
'...lives in Roanoke, Virginia..."
2. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1951); Page 116; Line #14; WV Archives Website.
Otis Gail McKenzie; age 29; born in Pettry, WV; single; living in Princeton, WV; married on 2 Jun 1951
in Bluefield, WV; Mary Nalfa Virgili; age 25; born in Maitland, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV.