McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Lee Elmer D. Hopkins

1. 1920 Census, Talladega Co, AL; Munford; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 271A; Image 33 of 43; Family #209/217.
Listed as L.E. Hopkins; age 46; born in AL; married; farmer; head of household.


Emma Ann Lackey

1. 1920 Census, Talladega Co, AL; Munford; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 271A; Image 33 of 43; Family #209/217.
Listed as Emma Hopkins; age 37; born in AL; married; in household of husband, Lee Elmer Hopkins.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 249B; Image 18
of 51; Family #148/153.
Listed as EmmerHopkins; age 55; born in AL; widow; in household of son, Bryant Hopkins.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 3 Dec 2013.
Emma A. Hopkins; born in 1874; died in 1958; buried here; family headstone and grave marker photos
shown.


Broco Hopkins

1. 1920 Census, Talladega Co, AL; Munford; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 271A; Image 33 of 43; Family #209/217.
Listed as Broco Hopkins; age 12; born in AL; in household of father, Lee Elmer Hopkins.


Mae Hopkins

1. 1920 Census, Talladega Co, AL; Munford; taken on 28 Jan 1920; Page 271A; Image 33 of 43; Family #209/217.
Listed as Mae Hopkins; age 5; born in AL; in household of father, Lee Elmer Hopkins.


Claude Shian Alberty

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 87B; Family #15/15.
Listed as Claude Alberty; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Lewis Alberty.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Alberty; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Anawalt, WV; son of Lewis
and Rosa; married on 12 Dec 1925 at Gary, WV; Linnie Johnson; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Robert and Jennie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 342; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Alberty; age 41; born in Gary, WV; divorced; living in Big Sandy, WV; was issued a license
to marry on 13 Mar 1947 in McDowell Co, WV; Rosetta Mae Strattis; age 22; born and living at
Hensley, WV; single; no return by a minister.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Alberty; age 46; born in Thorpe, WV; divorced; living at Hensley, WV; married on 29 Aug 1952
at Roderfield, WV; Rosetta Strattis; age 29; born and living at Hensley, WV; single.
5. Social Security Death Index; LDS Web Site.
Claude Alberty; born on 1 Mar 1906; died in Jul 1967; living at Big Sandy, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Rosetta Mae Strattis

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 57B;
Image 44 of 57; Family #378/396.
Listed as Rosetta M. Strattis; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Mike Strattis.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 342; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Alberty; age 41; born in Gary, WV; divorced; living in Big Sandy, WV; was issued a license
to marry on 13 Mar 1947 in McDowell Co, WV; Rosetta Mae Strattis; age 22; born and living at
Hensley, WV; single; no return by a minister.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 197; WV Archives Web Site.
Claude Alberty; age 46; born in Thorpe, WV; divorced; living at Hensley, WV; married on 29 Aug 1952
at Roderfield, WV; Rosetta Strattis; age 29; born and living at Hensley, WV; single.


James M. Hooker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
J.M. Hooker; age 48; born in patrick Co, VA; widowed; farmer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of J.M. and Ann;
married on 30 May 1920 at Wilcoe, WV; Lissie Pack; age 35; born in Patrick Co, VA; widow; daughter
of Stewart and Caroline.


Melissa J. Knuckles

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken 20 Apr 1910; Page 92B; Image 12 of 24;
Family #99/99.
Listed as Lissie Pack; age 25; born in VA; married once for 8 yrs; 4 children; all living; in household of
husband, George W. Pack.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken 5 Feb 1920; Page 164B; Image 22 of
23; Family #504/537.
Listed as Lissie Pack; age 35; born in VA; widow; farmer; head of household.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
J.M. Hooker; age 48; born in Patrick Co, VA; widowed; farmer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of J.M. and
Ann; married on 30 May 1920 at Wilcoe, WV; Lissie Pack; age 35; born in Patrick Co, VA; widow;
daughter of Stewart and Caroline.


Major Robert Siddle

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2272; WV Archives Web Site.
Major Robert Siddle; age 21 yrs, 6 mons, 27 days; born 15 Jul 1904 in NC; single; Negro; laborer
in coal mine; son of Major and Elizabeth (Graves) Siddle; died 12 Feb 1926 at Mohawk, WV; due to
accidental coal fall in mine; buried 14 Feb 1926 at Reidsville, NC; informant, Azzie Siddle, Mohawk, NC.


Joseph Carter"Joe" Beavers Jr

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #4098; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joe Beavers; age 22; born in cedar Bluff, VA; single; miner; living at Amonate, VA;
son of Carter and Lou (Altizer) Beavers; married on 16 Feb 1938 in Tazewell, VA;
Louise Smith; age 21; born in berwind, WV; single; living at Amonate, VA; daughter of
John W. and Edna (Sims) Smith.
2. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Joseph Carter Beavers Jr
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 60
Birth Date: 13 Dec 1915
Death Date: 5 Aug 1976
Death Place: Tazewell, Tazewell, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 12 Aug 1976
Father: Joseph Carter Beavers
Mother: Louisa Altizer
Spouse: Louise Beavers
Certificate Number: 1976024910"


Louise Smith

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #4098; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Joe Beavers; age 22; born in cedar Bluff, VA; single; miner; living at Amonate, VA;
son of Carter and Lou (Altizer) Beavers; married on 16 Feb 1938 in Tazewell, VA;
Louise Smith; age 21; born in berwind, WV; single; living at Amonate, VA; daughter of
John W. and Edna (Sims) Smith.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Louise Smith Beavers
[Louise S Beavers]
[Louise Smith Smith]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Oct 1923
Birth Place: Berwind Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 7 Jan 1989
Father: John W Smith
Mother: Edna E Sims
SSN: 230681330
Notes: Apr 1965: Name listed as LOUISE SMITH BEAVERS;
20 Mar 1989: Name listed as LOUISE S BEAVERS"


Russell Salyers

1. Fanning Funeral Home; iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Russell Salyers, 62, of Iaeger, WV, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018. Russell was born July 8, 1955, a son of the late Owen and Julia Justice Salyers. Russell was a 1975 graduate of Iaeger High School and took extension classes from WVU for coal mining. He worked 28 years as an underground coal miner. Russell was a prominent business man and enjoyed working with his two sons at his businesses. He was the founding father of Jowar Feed & Supply, Jowar Ready Mix Concrete, Jowar Towing & Recovery and Salyers Family Market. He loved his wife, two sons and especially his grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Russell was preceded in death by his in-laws, Rev. Clyde and Virginia Roberts, a grandson, Michael David Salyers, and a brother, Raymond Salyers. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 41 years, Joyce Roberts Salyers of the home; two sons, Joseph Russell Salyers and wife Rebecca, Warren David Salyers and wife Jennifer, all of Iaeger, WV; his wonderful grandchildren whom he dearly loved, Aubrie Salyers, Lydia Salyers, Claira Salyers and Joseph Russell Salyers, II; two brothers, Herman Salyers and wife Bonnie of Iaeger, WV, Don Salyers and wife Phyllis of Waterloo, SC; one sister, Dina Salyers of Waterloo, SC; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00AM, Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV with Rev. Tommy Knotts and Rev. Russell King officiating. Burial will follow in the Joe Roberts Cemetery on Johnnycake Mtn. Iaeger, WV...."


Edwin G. Althoff

1. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edwin G Altnoff
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Year: abt 1921
Birth Place: Waterloo, Illinois
Marriage Date: 10 Jul 1945
Marriage Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
License County: Wayne
Age: 24
Residence Place: Detroit, Michigan
Father: Frac Altnoff
Mother: Minnie Chotiner
Spouse: Rachael A Whitley
County File Number: 652475
State File Number: 332301
Film: 332
Film Title: 82 Wayne 331600-334909
Film Description: Wayne (Dates TBD)"


Rachel A. Whitley

1. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Rachael A Whitley
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Year: abt 1924
Birth Place: Preaier, W, Virginia
Marriage Date: 10 Jul 1945
Marriage Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA
License County: Wayne
Age: 21
Residence Place: Iscear, T, Virginia
Father: Ebb A Whitley
Mother: Pearl G Ling
Spouse: Edwin G Altnoff
County File Number: 652475
State File Number: 332301
Film: 332
Film Title: 82 Wayne 331600-334909
Film Description: Wayne (Dates TBD)"