McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Ernest R. Church

1. McDowell Co, WV;


William M. "Willie" Corner

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as Willie Corner; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, John E. Corner.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 35; WV Archives Web Site.
W.M. Corner; age 25; born in Mercer Co, WV; sibgle; miner; living at Powhatan, WV; son
of Callie and Estil; married on 12 Sep 1933 at Welch, WV; Minnie Serge; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Northfork, WV; daughter of Mary and Jim.


Minnie Serge

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 35; WV Archives Web Site.
W.M. Corner; age 25; born in Mercer Co, WV; sibgle; miner; living at Powhatan, WV; son
of Callie and Estil; married on 12 Sep 1933 at Welch, WV; Minnie Serge; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Northfork, WV; daughter of Mary and Jim.


John Estel Corner

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as Estelle Corner; age 48; born in VA; married; coal miner; head of household.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 188A; Image
9 of 39; Family #78/87.
Listed as Estell J. Corner; age 54; born in VA; married at 25; coal loader in coal mine; head
of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #14708; WV Archives Web Site.
John Estel Corner; age 69 yrs, 3 mons, 15 days; born 4 Aug 1870 in Bland Co, VA; married;
husband of Callie Corner; miner; living at Powhatan, WV; son of I.G. and Billie (Nicewander)
Corner; died 19 Nov 1939 at Welch, WV; due to angina pectoris; buried 11 nov 1939 in
Woodlawn (Memorial Park, Bluewell, WV); informant, Sam Corner, Powhatan, WV.
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John Estel Corner
Birth Date: 4 Aug 1870
Birth Place: Bland County, Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 19 Nov 1939
Death Place: McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Cemetery: Woodlawn Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."
" Son of I.G. and billie (Nicewander) Corner."


Callie M. Sanders

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as Callie Corner; age 47; born in TN; married; in household of husband, John E. Corner.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 188A; Image
9 of 39; Family #78/87.
Listed as Callie Corner; age 47; born in TN; married at 17; in household of husband, John E.
Corner.
3. 1940 Census, Elkhorn District; Powhatan; E.D. 24-36; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page 888B;
Image 12 of 41; Household #102.
Listed as Callie Corner; age 65; widow; 4th grade education; lived in Abbs Vally, Tazewell Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of son-in-law, Bennie Graham.
4. Davidson Co, NC; Death Certificate #21486; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Callie Sanders Corner; age 78; born 24 Feb 1875 in Johnson City, TN; widow; living at 723 S.
State Street, Lexington, NC; daughter of Henry and Mary (Powell) Sanders; died 25 Sep 1953
at her home; due to 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree burns; caught fire while starting fire in her stove;
buried 27 Sep 1953 in Jersey Baptist Church (Cemetery); rural Lexington, NC; informant,
Mrs. Georgia Rock, Lexington, NC.


Edna Corner

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as Edna Corner; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, John E. Corner.


James F. Harman Sr

1. 1910 Census, McDowell co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 19 May 1910; Page 85B; Image 27 of 28;
Family #151/151.
Listed as James? F. Harman; age 21; born in WV; single; farm laborer; in household of
father, Anderson Harman.


Grace Ellen Corner

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as ______ (can't read) daughter Corner; age 16; born in WV; in household of father,
John E. Corner.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gracie Corner Eller
[Gracie C Eller]
[Gracie Corner Corner]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Oct 1906
Birth Place: Oklahoma
[Unk, Oklahoma]
Death Date: 29 Dec 1990
Father: John E Corner
Mother: Callie Sanders
SSN: 243280250
Notes: Apr 1941: Name listed as GRACIE CORNER ELLER;
02 Oct 1989: Name listed as GRACIE C ELLER"
3. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gracie C. Eller
Birth Date: 3 Oct 1901
Death Date: 29 Dec 1990
Cemetery: Jersey Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Lexington, Davidson County, North Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."
4. "Greensboro News & Record'; Greensboro, NC; Sunday, 30 December 1990; Newspaper Obit.
"LEXINGTON - Mrs. Gracie Ellen Corner Eller, 89, of 208 Hawkinstown Road in Salisbury, formerly of 5 Fair Circle, died Saturday at Rowan Memorial Hospital.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Voglers-Piedmont Funeral Home. Burial will be in Jersey Baptist Church cemetery.
A native of Oklahoma, she was a homemaker and attended Church of God on East Center Street.
Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Pat Ingram, Mrs. Jean Ellis, both of Lexington, Mrs. Margaret Norris of Salisbury; sons, Ulis Eller, Donald Eller, both of Lexington; sister, Mrs. Georgia Rock of Lexington; brother, Sam Corner of Monroe, Mich.; 14 grandchildren...."


James Floyd Harman Jr

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Floyd Harman
Race: White
Age: 24
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Pageton, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 5 Sep 1916
Residence Place: Pocahontas, Tazewell, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1940
Occupation: James Floyd Harman
Weight: 140
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: James Floyd Harman
Household Members:
Name Relationship
James Floyd Harman Self (Head)
James Floyd Harman Father"
2. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1991; Ancestry.com Wbe Site.
Janice Harman, plainiff; age 43; housewife; living in Tazewell Co, VA; defendant, James Floyd
Harman, Jr; age 46; convict; VA State Penitentiary; marriage date, 14 Dec 1936 in McDowell
Co, WV; duration 26 yrs, 6 mons; 8 children; defendeant convicted of a felony sentenced to
penitentiary; divorce granted to wife 19 Jun 1963.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Floyd Harman Jr
[James Harman Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Sep 1916
Birth Place: McDowell CO, West Virginia
Death Date: May 1977
Father: James F Harman
Mother: Lula Chapman
SSN: 230186714
Notes: Dec 1940: Name listed as JAMES FLOYD HARMAN JR;
28 Dec 1987: Name listed as JAMES HARMAN"
4. Tazewell Co, VA; Death Certificate #77 018413; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James F;oyd Harman, Jr.; age 61; born 5 Sep 1916 in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; coal miner;
living at P.O. Box 131, Skygusty, McDowell Co, WV; son of James Floyd and Lula Belle (Chapman)
Harman; died 20 May 1977 in office building, Pocahontas, VA; due to gunshots to head and
chest; cause undertermined; buried in Harman Cemetery, Skygusty, WV.


Janice Mae Frances Fry

3. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1991; Ancestry.com Wbe Site.
Janice Harman, plainiff; age 43; housewife; living in Tazewell Co, VA; defendant, James Floyd
Harman, Jr; age 46; convict; VA State Penitentiary; marriage date, 14 Dec 1936 in McDowell
Co, WV; duration 26 yrs, 6 mons; 8 children; defendeant convicted of a felony sentenced to
penitentiary; divorce granted to wife 19 Jun 1963.


Samuel Corner

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Powhatan Village; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 132A; Image 11 of 28; Family #110/110.
Listed as Samuel Corner; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, John E. Corner.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 137; WV Archives Web Site.
Sam Corner; age 21 (sic, 18); born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Powhatan, WV;
son of Ester (sic, Estel) and Callie; married on 17 Jul 1929 at Northfork, WV; Stella Garrett; age
18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Isaac and Victoria.


Stella Garrett

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 137; WV Archives Web Site.
Sam Corner; age 21 (sic, 18); born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Powhatan, WV;
son of Ester (sic, Estel) and Callie; married on 17 Jul 1929 at Northfork, WV; Stella Garrett; age
18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Isaac and Victoria.