McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Ernest Thomas

1. Washington Co, VA; Marriage License #26776; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ernest Thomas; age 34; born in Abingdon, VA; widowed; one previous marriage; farmer; living in
Abingdon, VA; son of James and Dora (Hammonds) Thomas; married on 5 Jul 1946 in Washington
Co, VA; Elsie Burke; age 23; born in Adingdon, VA; (sic, Pageton, WV); single; living in Abingdon, VA;
daughter of Paul and Carrie (Sipes) Burke.


Elsie Burke

1. Washington Co, VA; Marriage License #26776; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ernest Thomas; age 34; born in Abingdon, VA; widowed; one previous marriage; farmer; living in
Abingdon, VA; son of James and Dora (Hammonds) Thomas; married on 5 Jul 1946 in Washington
Co, VA; Elsie Burke; age 23; born in Adingdon, VA; (sic, Pageton, WV); single; living in Abingdon, VA;
daughter of Paul and Carrie (Sipes) Burke.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elsie Burke Thomas
[Elsie Elizabeth Burke]
[Elsie Thomas]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Jul 1923
Birth Place: Pageton Mcdo, West Virginia
[Abingdon Was??, Virginia]
Death Date: 27 Apr 1993
Father: Paul Burke
Mother: Carrie Sipes
SSN: 227247855
Notes: Jan 1958: Name listed as ELSIE BURKE THOMAS;
Aug: Name listed as ELSIE ELIZABETH BURKE;
01 May 1993: Name listed as ELSIE B THOMAS"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elsie B. Thomas
SSN: 227-24-7855
Last Residence:
24210 Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA
BORN: 14 Jul 1923
Died: 27 Apr 1993
State (Year) SSN issued: Virginia (Before 1951)"
4. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Elsie Burke Thomas
Death Date: 27 Apr 1993
Death Place: Washington, Virginia, USA
Spouse: E "


Harvey Sullins Poff

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by James Archer; 12 Dec 2011.
" Harvey Sullins Poff
Birth 9 Jun 1841
Virginia, USA
Death 5 Mar 1904 (aged 62)
Burial
Kings Grove UMC Cemetery
Crockett, Wythe County, Virginia, USA"


Margaret Susan Copenhaver

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by James Archer; 12 Dec 2011.
" Harvey Sullins Poff
Birth 9 Jun 1841
Virginia, USA
Death 5 Mar 1904 (aged 62)
Burial
Kings Grove UMC Cemetery
Crockett, Wythe County, Virginia, USA"


Burley Lee Poff

1. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Burley Poff
Birth Date: 31 Oct 1896
Death Date: 20 Feb 1980
SSN: 232185061
Enlistment Date 1: 15 Apr 1917
Release Date 1: 13 Mar 1918"
2. Wythe Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #826; 10 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Burley Lee Poff; age 20; born 31 Oct 1897; laborer; employed by Henry Akers; living in Superior, WV;
nearest relative, Minnie Poff, sister; living in Grosclose, VA; tall with slender build; brown eyes and
brown hair.
3. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Burley Poff
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1897
Birth Place: Crocketts, VA.
Marriage Date: 30 Apr 1919
Marriage Place: Danville, VA.
Father: Harvey Poff
Mother: Margarett Poff
Spouse: Ida Sender
FHL Film Number: 888941
Reference ID: pg. 157 no 177"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by MrmB; 11 Jan 2014.
" M. Burley Poff
Birth 31 Oct 1897
Death 20 Feb 1980 (aged 82)
Burial
Oak Knoll Memorial Park Cemetery
Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
Plot Garden of Devotion_ D"

Grave Marker Inscription: PVT US ARMY * WORLD WAR I


Ida Mae Senter

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ida Sender
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Age: 25
Birth Date: 1894
Birth Place: Surry Co., N.C.
Marriage Date: 30 Apr 1919
Marriage Place: Danville, VA.
Father: Albert Sender
Mother: Luzena Sender
Spouse: Burley Poff
FHL Film Number: 888941
Reference ID: pg. 157 no 177"


Robert A. Carney

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Robert A Carney
Event Date 01 Jun 1993-01 Jan 2009
Event Place Niagara Falls, New York, United States
Birth Date 05 Sep 1932
Address Niagara Falls, New York 14305
Address Date 01 Jun 1993-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Adrian K Carney, Donna M Carney, Mary A Carney, Pamela J Mancini, Sheri A Nicoletti"


Mary Alice Lewellyn

1. "The Buffalo News" ; Buffalo, NY; Wednesday, 8 Mar 2000; Newspaper Obit.
"Mary Alice Carney, 62, who worked as a bookkeeper and secretary for several local companies, died Tuesday (March 7, 2000) in Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Lewiston, after a lengthy illness.
Born Mary Alice Lewellyn in McDowell, W.Va., she graduated from high school in Northfork, W.Va.
Area companies she worked for included A&J Steel, Morgan Linen Supply and Sisson Erectors.
Mrs. Carney enjoyed cooking and grew her own herbs. She also enjoyed playing bingo.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
Her husband, Robert A., died in 1994.
Survivors include a son, Michael R. of Lewiston; four daughters, Donna Olson of Plattsburgh and Pamela Mancini, Sheri Nicoletti and Adrien Barr; two sisters, Betty Roland of Sunnyvale, Calif., and Emily Dotts; a brother, Hubert Jr. of York, Pa.; six grandchildren; and a dear friend, Francis "Hank" Colpoys.
Services will be held at noon Thursday in Otto Redanz LaSalle Park Chapel, 2215 Military Road, Town of Niagara. Burial will be in Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston."
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary Alyce Lewellyn
[Mary Aly Carney]
[Mary Carney]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 28 Apr 1937
Birth Place: McDowell Mcd, West Virginia
[McPowell, West Virginia]
Death Date: 7 Mar 2000
Father: Hubert W Lewellyn
Mother: James A Surratt
SSN: 236561214
Notes: Sep 1953: Name listed as MARY ALYCE LEWELLYN;
Dec 1958: Name listed as MARY ALY CARNEY;
16 Mar 2000: Name listed as MARY A CARNEY"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Mary A. Carney
SSN: 236-56-1214
Last Residence:
14305 Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, USA
BORN: 28 Apr 1937
Last Benefit: 14305, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, United States of America
Died: 7 Mar 2000
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1953)"


Hubert W. Lewellyn Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 358; WV Archives Web Site.
Hubert W. Lewellyn; age 22; born in Wythe Co, VA; single; salesman; living at Northfork, WV; son of
I. W. and Mary; married on 2 Apr 1927 at Northfork, WV; James Alford Surratt; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Lubi and Edith.


James Alford Surratt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 358; WV Archives Web Site.
Hubert W. Lewellyn; age 22; born in Wythe Co, VA; single; salesman; living at Northfork, WV; son of
I. W. and Mary; married on 2 Apr 1927 at Northfork, WV; James Alford Surratt; age 18; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Lubi and Edith.
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Lewellyn
SSN: 103-52-5848
Last Residence:
14304 Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, USA
BORN: 20 Dec 1908
Died: May 1979
State (Year) SSN issued: New York (1973)"


Betty Sue Lewellyn

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Betty Sue Lewellyn
[Betty Sue Rowland]
[Betty Crouch]
[Betty Moreno]
[Betty Rowland]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 10 Dec 1934
Birth Place: Northfork Mc, West Virginia
[Northfork, West Virginia]
Death Date: 21 Sep 2002
Father: Hubert W Lewellyn
Mother: James A Surrah
SSN: 236486128
Notes: Dec 1949: Name listed as BETTY SUE LEWELLYN;
Aug 1973: Name listed as BETTY SUE ROWLAND; :
Name listed as BETTY SUE CROUCH;
09 Jan 2002: Name listed as BETTY SUE MORENO;
03 Oct 2002: Name listed as BETTY S ROWLAND"


Verlin Elmer Morgan

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; taken on 12 Apr 1930; Page 170A; Image 13 of
22; Family #100/101.
Listed as Verlin E. Morgan; age 1 yr, 1 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Leander A.
Morgan.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; Guyan; E.D. 55-7; taken on 9 Apr 1940; Page
147A; Image 12 of 48; Household #81.
Listed as Verlin Morgan; age 11; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Mary Hatfield Morgan.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 499; WV Archives Web Site.
Verlin Elmer Morgan; age 19; born in Simon, WV; single; living in Guyan, WV; son of Lee and Mary
Morgan; married on 19 Feb 1949 at Big Branch, WV; Demona Alice West; age 16; born and living in
Hanover, WV; single; daughter of Dee and Gracie West.


Demona Alice West

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 499; WV Archives Web Site.
Verlin Elmer Morgan; age 19; born in Simon, WV; single; living in Guyan, WV; son of Lee and Mary
Morgan; married on 19 Feb 1949 at Big Branch, WV; Demona Alice West; age 16; born and living in
Hanover, WV; single; daughter of Dee and Gracie West.
2. "The Register-Herald"; Beckley, WV; Tuesday, 27 Apr 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"Alice Demona West Morgan Davis, 76, of Brenton, W.Va., passed away Saturday, April 24, 2010.
Born Nov. 5, 1933, at Big Branch, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late John D. and Gracie Virginia Hatfield West.
Alice Demona was a homemaker and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She loved watching wrestling and was known as "grandma" to all. She opened her heart and her home to the young and old alike, and was thought of as the "oldest teenager." She loved life and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addtion to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Stanley and Jerry Morgan; a daughter, Peggy Morgan; a sister, Lillian West; three brothers, Nathan, Roy and Eddie West; a grandson, Dominic Castaneda; and a granddaughter, Tara Morgan
She is survived by three sons, Teddy (Rachel) Morgan of Hanover, W.Va., Billy (Phyllis) Morgan of Primer, W.Va., and Paul Morgan of Brenton, W.Va.; one daughter, Verla "Penny" Castaneda of Sunset Beach, Calif.; nine wonderful grandchildren; eight precious great-grandchildren; four sisters, Mavis Morgan of Thomasville, N.C.; Delois Stafford of Hanover, W.Va.; Barbara "Addie" (Archie) Lester of Jacksonville, N.C.; Virginia Mae (John) Lukens of Cincinnati, Ohio; three brothers, Charles (Connie) West of Oceana, W.Va.; Jimmy (Vella) West of Ohio; and Tony West of Rockhouse, W.Va. Also a host of other dear family and friends.
Friends may gather with the family at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel in Gilbert today, April 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. with a church service at 7 p.m. Funeral service will be noon Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at Mounts Funeral Home Chapel in Gilbert, W.Va., with the Rev. Gary Browning and Rev. Brad Rose officiating.
Burial will follow at West Morgan Cemetery at Long Branch of Simon, W.Va.
Mounts Funeral Home of Gilbert, W.Va. is in charge of arrangements."