McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William M. "Will" Short

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Short; age 34; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Deegans, WV; son of Ben
and Mary (Shortridge) Short; married on 3 Sep 1917 at Davy, WV; Adaline Christley; age 38; born
in Pulaski Co, VA; divorced; daughter of Isaac and Nancy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'60 008737; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Short; age 79; born 1 Nov 1880 at Coalwood, WV; widowed; retired coal miner; SS#233-16-7632;
living at Mohegan, WV; son of Ben and Elizabeth (Shannon) Short; died 7 Jul 1960 at Mohegan, WV;
due to coronary thrombosis; arteriosclerosis; buried 10 Jul 1960 at Mohegan; informant, leonard
Short, Capels, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 6 Ape 2013.
William Short; born 1 Nov 1880; died 7 Jul 1960; buried here; no grave marker photoshown;
death certificate posted.


Adaline Christley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Short; age 34; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Deegans, WV; son of Ben
and Mary (Shortridge) Short; married on 3 Sep 1917 at Davy, WV; Adaline Christley; age 38; born
in Pulaski Co, VA; divorced; daughter of Isaac and Nancy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7809; WV Archives Web Site.
Adaline Short; age 73; born in Aug 1876 at Max Meadows, VA; married; living at Mohegan, WV;
daughter of Isaac and Nancy Christley; died 13 May 1950 at Mohegan, WV; due to rheumatic fever;
left side heart failure; buried 15 May 1950 at Mohegan, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 6 Apr 2013.
Adaline Christley Short; born 18 Aug 1876; died 13 May 1950; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; death certificate posted.


Adaline Christley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Short; age 34; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Deegans, WV; son of Ben
and Mary (Shortridge) Short; married on 3 Sep 1917 at Davy, WV; Adaline Christley; age 38; born
in Pulaski Co, VA; divorced; daughter of Isaac and Nancy.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #7809; WV Archives Web Site.
Adaline Short; age 73; born in Aug 1876 at Max Meadows, VA; married; living at Mohegan, WV;
daughter of Isaac and Nancy Christley; died 13 May 1950 at Mohegan, WV; due to rheumatic fever;
left side heart failure; buried 15 May 1950 at Mohegan, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mohegan Cemetery, Mohegan, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Valerie Neal; 6 Apr 2013.
Adaline Christley Short; born 18 Aug 1876; died 13 May 1950; buried here; no grave marker photo
shown; death certificate posted.


Donald Larry Shirley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Larry Shirley; age 23; born in Sandy Huff, WV; single; living at Box 54, Rt #2, Welch, WV;
married on 9 Oct 1956 at Roderfield, WV; Mary Lou Greene; age 16; boen and living at Mohegan, WV;
single; with consent of Virgil and Goldie Greene, parents of Mary Lou Greene.
2. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
"Age 43
Given Name Donald
Surname Shirley
Birth Date 02 Aug 1933
State West Virginia
Last Place of Residence West Virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24801
Event Date Dec 1976"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 29 Dec 2013.
Donald Larry Shirley; born 2 Aug 1933; died 4 Dec 1976; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"US ARMY * KOREA".


Mary Lou Green

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Larry Shirley; age 23; born in Sandy Huff, WV; single; living at Box 54, Rt #2, Welch, WV;
married on 9 Oct 1956 at Roderfield, WV; Mary Lou Greene; age 16; boen and living at Mohegan, WV;
single; with consent of Virgil and Goldie Greene, parents of Mary Lou Greene.


Kevin Dwight Shirley

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Kevin Dwight Shirley
Residence Date 01 Aug 1999-15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Roderfield, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 07 Oct 1979
Address Roderfield, West Virginia 24881
Address Date 01 Aug 1999-15 Nov 2007
2nd Address Roderfield, West Virginia 24881
2nd Address Date 01 Feb 1996-01 Sep 2000
Record Number 304470026"
2. Social Security Death Index: LDS Web Site.
"Age 30
Given Name Kevin
Middle Name D
Surname Shirley
Birth Date 07 Oct 1979
State West virginia
Last Place of Residence Roderfield, Mcdowell, West virginia
Previous Residence Postal Code 24881
Event Date 08 Feb 2009"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery; Roderfied, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 23 Mar 2011; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Kevin Dwight Shirley; born 7 Oct 1979; died 8 Feb 2009; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Cindy D.

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Cindi D Shirley
Residence Date 01 Jul 1998-25 Mar 2008
Residence Place Roderfield, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1965
Address Roderfield, West Virginia 24881
Address Date 01 Jul 1998-25 Mar 2008
Record Number 369538193"


Ellis "Zeck" Shepherd

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley Hollow; Claren; E.D. 24-36; taken
on 30 Apr 1940; Page 742B; Image 44 of 48; Household #357.
Listed as Ellis Shepherd; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse Shepherd.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1962); Page 16; WV Archives Web Site.
Ellis Shepherd; age 23; born and living at Hensley, WV; single; married on 26 May 1962 in Davy, WV; Sandra
Sue Farmer; age 17; born and living in Davy, WV; single; with consent of Katherine Reed, aunt, has custody of
Sandra Sue Farmer; father deceased.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Jun 2014.
Ellis "Zeck" Shepherd; born 21 Jun 1938; died 23 Jan 1993; buried here; headstone with personal photo
shown.


Sandra Sue Farmer

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sandra Sue Shepherd
[Sandra Shepherd]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 24 Jun 1944
Birth Place: Davy Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: 15 Feb 1996
SSN: 236825051
Notes: Jun 1967: Name listed as SANDRA SUE SHEPHERD; 24 Feb 1996: Name listed as SANDRA SHEPHERD"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Jun 2014.
Sandra Shepherd; born 24 Jun 1944; died 15 Feb 1996; buried here; headstone with personal photo shown


Woodrow "Woody" Lester

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 372; WV Archives Web Site.
Woodrow Lester; age 23; born and living in Hanover, WV; single; son of P.H. and Alsie Lester; married on
27 Apr 1939 at Hanover, WV; Lois England; age 19; born and living at Hanover, WV; single; daughter of
Wayne and Lena England.


Lois N. England

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 14 Jan 1920; Page 220A;
Family #71/71.
Listed as Lois N. England; age 8 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Walter W. England.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 63B;
Family #483/501.
Listed as Lois England; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Walter W. England.


Julius William Davidson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-14; taken on 30 Apr 1940; Page
257B; Image 4 of 22; Household #30.
Listed as Julis Davidson; age 7; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Eura Davidson.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #34625; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Julius William Davidson; age 25; born in Bartley, WV; single; in US Army; living in Abingdon, VA; son of
Eura and Bessie (Dunford) Davidson; married on 1 Nov 1957 in Lebanon, VA; Betty Mae Skyes; age 19;
born in Roderfield, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; living at Coulwood, VA; daughter of N.M. and
Edith (Viers) Sykes.


Robert E. Lee May

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #84-051677; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert E. Lee May; age 53; born 27 Nov 1930 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage; 3rd grade education;
living at General Delivery, Big Sandy, WV; son of Tom Mose and Fandaley (McClanahan) May; married on 5 Oct
1984 at Hurley, VA; Joyce Devine Green; age 53; born 26 Mar 1931 in WV; this was her first marriage; 4th grade
education; living at General Delivery, Big Sandy, WV; daughter of William Bud and Cirdella (Lester) Green.


Joyce Devine Green

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #84-051677; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert E. Lee May; age 53; born 27 Nov 1930 in VA; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage; 3rd grade education;
living at General Delivery, Big Sandy, WV; son of Tom Mose and Fandaley (McClanahan) May; married on 5 Oct
1984 at Hurley, VA; Joyce Devine Green; age 53; born 26 Mar 1931 in WV; this was her first marriage; 4th grade
education; living at General Delivery, Big Sandy, WV; daughter of William Bud and Cirdella (Lester) Green.
2. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Joyce Devine May, 86, of Big Sandy went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at her home.
"Born March 26, 1931 in Twin Branch she was the daughter of the late Willie Green and Corda Lester Green. She was a homemaker and attended the Twin Branch Pentecostal Holiness Church.
"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Lee May; three sons Edward Eugene May, Terry May and Gloster Lee Green; a brother, Golden Green; and a sister Violet Bishop.
"Those left to cherish her memory are three sons, Steve May of Roderfield, David May of Big Sandy and Matthew May of Pineville; three daughters, Belva Justice and husband Kenneth of Pineville, Pearlie Rigdon and husband Joe of Charleston, and Rodella Justice and husband Russell Lemaster of Welch; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
"Funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, August 29, at 1 p.m. in the Twin Branch Pentecostal Holiness Church in Twin Branch with the Revs. Gene Ball and Danny Blackburn officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery, Hensley...."


William Green

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 1 Jun 1900; Page 120B;
Family #15/15.
Listed as William Green; age 3; born in 1897 in WV; in household of father, Marvin Green.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 9 May 1910; Page 257A;
Family #127/130.
Listed as Willie Green; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Marvin Green.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 314; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Green;a ge 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of
M.A. and Mary; married on 10 Jun 1919 at Hensley, WV; Cordie Lester; age 17; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of David and Lanie.


Cordie Lester

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huffs Creek District; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 257B;
Family #133.
Listed as Cardie Lester; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, David B. Lester.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 314; WV Archives Web Site.
Will Green;a ge 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Twin Branch, WV; son of
M.A. and Mary; married on 10 Jun 1919 at Hensley, WV; Cordie Lester; age 17; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of David and Lanie.