McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Juliana Guidi

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Antonio and Maria Elizabeth Marchesi Guidi"; Article; Page 157;
submitted by Daniel Guidi, War, WV 24892.


Curtis Ray Cook

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 62; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Ray Cook; age 20; born 27 Sep 1946 in Pineville, WV; no previous marriage; living at Davy,
Wyoming (sic, McDowell) Co, WV; son of Hobert and Tracie (Castile) Cook; married on 18 Dec 1966
in Brenton, WV; Janice Faye Hall; age 16; born 29 oct 1949 in Brenton, WV; no previous marriage;
living at Benton, WV; daughter of Sampy Dall and Arbutus Maxine (Webb) Hall.
2. US Public Records Index; LDS Web Site.
Curtis Ray Cook; born 27 Sep 1946; living at PO Box 641, Desota, MO 63020 from
1 Sep 1989 to 1 Jan 1998; possible relatives, Bonnie J. Cook, Curtis D. Cook and
Michael Cook.


Janice Faye Hall

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 62; WV Archives Web Site.
Curtis Ray Cook; age 20; born 27 Sep 1946 in Pineville, WV; no previous marriage; living at Davy,
Wyoming (sic, McDowell) Co, WV; son of Hobert and Tracie (Castile) Cook; married on 18 Dec 1966
in Brenton, WV; Janice Faye Hall; age 16; born 29 oct 1949 in Brenton, WV; no previous marriage;
living at Benton, WV; daughter of Sampy Dall and Arbutus Maxine (Webb) Hall.


Raymond Junior Jones

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Charlie Jones"; Article; Page 177;
submitted by Patsy Johnson, granddaughter, 1941 Maple Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45212.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #11655; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Raymond Junior Jones; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; mechanic; living at
Avondale, WV; son of Charlie and Lettie (Hale) Jones; married on 28 May 1962 in Grundy, VA;
Linda May Browning; age 17; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; never married; housework; living at
Guyan, Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Joe and Addie (Carter) Browning.


Linda May Browning

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #11655; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Raymond Junior Jones; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; never married; mechanic; living at
Avondale, WV; son of Charlie and Lettie (Hale) Jones; married on 28 May 1962 in Grundy, VA;
Linda May Browning; age 17; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; never married; housework; living at
Guyan, Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Joe and Addie (Carter) Browning.


Sidney Arlington Cook

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #5685; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sidney Arlington Cook; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; farmer; living at Rockview, WV; son of Walter
R. and Minnie E. (Cook) Cook: married on 16 Feb 1940 in Pearisburg, VA; Garnett Mae Spence; age
21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of John and Maggie (Adams)
Spence.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sidney Arlington Cook
[Sidney A Cook]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Aug 1915
Birth Place: Rockview, West Virginia
[Rockview Wyo??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 3 Jul 1998
Father: Walter Cook
Mother: Minnie Cook
SSN: 233227791
Notes: Feb 1938: Name listed as SIDNEY ARLINGTON COOK;
19 Dec 1983: Name listed as SIDNEY A COOK"


Garnet Mae Spence

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 13/14 Feb 1920, Page 273B,
Family #129.
Listed as Garnet Spence, age 9 mons, born in WV, in household of father, John Spence.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 22 Apr 1930, Page 200A, Family #247.
Listed as Garnett Spence, age 12, born in WV, in household of step-grandfather, George W. Milam
with parents.
2. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #5685; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sidney Arlington Cook; age 24; born in Wyoming Co, WV; farmer; living at Rockview, WV; son of
Walter R. and Minnie E. (Cook) Cook: married on 16 Feb 1940 in Pearisburg, VA; Garnett Mae
Spence; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living at Rockview, WV; daughter of John and
Maggie (Adams) Spence.
4. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Garnette Cook
Death Date: 7 May 1971
Death Place: Wyoming, West Virginia
Marital status: Married
Father Name: John Spence
Mother Name: Margaret Adams
Spouse Name: Sidney Cook
FHL Film Number: 2114466"
5. Wyoming Co, WV Obits; Genealogy Trails; transcribed by Candace Robinson.
"Cook, Garnette ,52, of Sarasota Fla., formerly of Wyoming County, died Friday in a Mullens hospital after a long illness. Born April 20,1919, in Wyoming, she was a daughter of Mrs.Margaret Adams
Spence of Matheny and the late John Spence. Other survivors include her husband, Sydney Cook: a daughter, Mrs.Betty Martinze of Glen Burnie, Md.: a brother Lewis of West Palm Beach, Fla.; four
sisters, Mrs. Zida Browning of Matheny, Mrs.Zada Engles of Wyoming, Mrs. Geneva Jewell of Jesse
and Mrs. Oma Stewart of Oceana, and six grandchildren. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today in the Matheny Methodist Church with Rev. Harry Stevens in charge. Burial will be in the Stewart Cemetery at Matheny. [Beckley Post-Herald, (no date given but 1971)] "


Earl Council Cook Sr

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 273A, Family #160.
Listed as Earl Cooke, age 7, born in WV in Nov 1892, in household of father, James J. Cooke.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 10 May 1910, Page 278B, Family #309.
Listed as Earl Cook, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, James J. Cook.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Obits; Genealogy Trails; transcribed by Candace Robinson.
Cook, Earl C., 81, died at his home about 2 a.m. Monday after a long illness. Born Nov. 30 1892, at Jesse, he was a son of the late James J. Cook and Amanda Walker Cook. He was a lifelong resident of Jesse, a retired bookkeeper and taught school in Wyoming County. Survivors include his wife, Tava Browning Cook; one son, Earl C. Cook Jr. of Oceana; two daughters, Mrs. Roberta Chaney of Oceana and Mrs.Norma Caldwell of Carlsbad, N.M.; three stepsons, Eddie and Amos, both of Jesse, and Arlan Cook of Cleveland, Ohio; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Ramona Bryant of Brunswick, Ohio, and Mrs. Arbutus Sims and Mrs. Venlee Workman, and Mrs. Mamie Sluss, all of Jesse, and 15 grandchildren. Burial will be in the family cemetery at Jesse. [Beckley Post-Herald, (1973)] "
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Toni BertaLondon; 5 Aug 2014.
"Earl Council Cook
Birth 30 Nov 1892
Jesse, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Death 1 Apr 1974 (aged 81)
Jesse, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Cooke Cemetery
Jesse, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 133875467"


Octavia "Tava" Browning

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16 May 1910; Page 230B; Family #293/300.
Listed as Octava Browning; age 16; born in WV; in household of mother, Mary Lusk Browning.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 142. WV Archives Web Site.
Ed Coone; age 26; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Pemberton and Ella Coon; married on
15 Apr 1913 at residence of Emsley Rollins, minister; Octava Browning; age 19; born and living in
Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Sylvester and Mary Browning.


Walter Hall

1. 1940 Census, Bell Co, KY; District #2; Straight Creek; E.D. 7-9; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 118B; Image 10 of 38;
Household #55.
Listed as Walter Hall; age 28; born in KY; married; 4th grade education; lived in Bell Co, KY on 1 Apr 1935;
drill helper in coal mine; head of household.
2. FindAGrave .com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Walter Hall; born 25 Oct 1911; died 18 Jul 1976; buried here; double headstone photo shown; with wife.
Senia Beverly Hall; GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN"


Senia Beverly

1. 1940 Census, Bell Co, KY; District #2; Straight Creek; E.D. 7-9; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 118B; Image 10 of 38;
Household #55.
Listed as Senia Hall; age 29; born in KY; married; 8th grade education; lived in Bell Co, KY on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of husband, Walter Hall.
2. FindAGrave .com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Sena Hall; born 28 Nov 1912; died 30 May 1956; double headstone photo shown with husband, Walter Hall;
"GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN".


Lonny Hall

1. 1940 Census, Bell Co, KY; District #2; Straight Creek; E.D. 7-9; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 118B; Image 10 of 38;
Household #55.
Listed as Lonny Hall; age 6; born in KY; in household of father, Walter Hall.


Jerry Donald Hall

1. 1940 Census, Bell Co, KY; District #2; Straight Creek; E.D. 7-9; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 118B; Image 10 of 38;
Household #55.
Listed as Jerry Donald Hall; age 10 mons; born in KY; in household of father, Walter Hall.