McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Posey Cook

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #165.
Listed as Posy Cooke, age 15, in household of father, John O. Cooke.


Ronald Chapman

1. Dickenson Co, VA; Marriage License #5866; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ronald Chapman; age 19; born in Hardy, KY; single; no previous marriage; US Air Force; living at
Pinson Fork, KY; son of Jonah and Mamie (Isom) Chapman; married on 18 Mar 1961 in Clintwood,
VA; Betty Deskins; age 18; born in Marianna, WV; single; no previous marriage; housewife; living at
Richwood, WV; daughter of Edward W. and Mildred (Colley) Deskins.


Betty Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. Dickenson Co, VA; Marriage License #5866; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Ronald Chapman; age 19; born in Hardy, KY; single; no previous marriage; US Air Force; living at
Pinson Fork, KY; son of Jonah and Mamie (Isom) Chapman; married on 18 Mar 1961 in Clintwood,
VA; Betty Deskins; age 18; born in Marianna, WV; single; no previous marriage; housewife; living at
Richwood, WV; daughter of Edward W. and Mildred (Colley) Deskins.


Elsie Williamson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #77 012989; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edward Wayne Deskins; age 58; born 6 Apr 1918 in WV; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs. HS
education; living at 1250 Cedar Crest Dr, Huntington, WV; son of William Van and Betty (Addair)
Deskins; married on 4 Apr 1977 in Rich Creek, VA; Elsie Maynard; maiden name Williamson; age
50; born 12 Apr 1926 in WV; widow; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade education; living at 2597
Haney Dr, Huntington, WV; daughter of Lark and Callie (Maynard) Williamson.


Edward Wayne Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edward Wayne Deskins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 22
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 6 Apr 1918
Birth Place: Atwell, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Bradshaw, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Bradshaw, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Pond Creek Poca Coal Co
Weight: 150
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Mildred Deskins
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Edward Wayne Deskins Self (Head)
Mildred Deskins Wife"
3. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #77 012989; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edward Wayne Deskins; age 58; born 6 Apr 1918 in WV; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs. HS
education; living at 1250 Cedar Crest Dr, Huntington, WV; son of William Van and Betty (Addair)
Deskins; married on 4 Apr 1977 in Rich Creek, VA; Elsie Maynard; maiden name Williamson; age
50; born 12 Apr 1926 in WV; widow; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade education; living at 2597
Haney Dr, Huntington, WV; daughter of Lark and Callie (Maynard) Williamson.
4. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Larry Bloom; 19 Jul 2010; maintained by Sue Lapp.
" Edward Wayne Deskins
Birth 6 Apr 1918
Death 4 Dec 1982 (aged 64)
Burial
Eastview Cemetery
Centerburg, Knox County, Ohio, USA"


Elsie Williamson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #77 012989; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edward Wayne Deskins; age 58; born 6 Apr 1918 in WV; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs. HS
education; living at 1250 Cedar Crest Dr, Huntington, WV; son of William Van and Betty (Addair)
Deskins; married on 4 Apr 1977 in Rich Creek, VA; Elsie Maynard; maiden name Williamson; age
50; born 12 Apr 1926 in WV; widow; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade education; living at 2597
Haney Dr, Huntington, WV; daughter of Lark and Callie (Maynard) Williamson.


Edward Wayne Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edward Wayne Deskins
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 22
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 6 Apr 1918
Birth Place: Atwell, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Bradshaw, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Bradshaw, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Pond Creek Poca Coal Co
Weight: 150
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Mildred Deskins
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Edward Wayne Deskins Self (Head)
Mildred Deskins Wife"
3. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #77 012989; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edward Wayne Deskins; age 58; born 6 Apr 1918 in WV; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs. HS
education; living at 1250 Cedar Crest Dr, Huntington, WV; son of William Van and Betty (Addair)
Deskins; married on 4 Apr 1977 in Rich Creek, VA; Elsie Maynard; maiden name Williamson; age
50; born 12 Apr 1926 in WV; widow; this is her 2nd marriage; 8th grade education; living at 2597
Haney Dr, Huntington, WV; daughter of Lark and Callie (Maynard) Williamson.
4. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Larry Bloom; 19 Jul 2010; maintained by Sue Lapp.
" Edward Wayne Deskins
Birth 6 Apr 1918
Death 4 Dec 1982 (aged 64)
Burial
Eastview Cemetery
Centerburg, Knox County, Ohio, USA"


Mildred Colley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
2. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Larry Bloom; 19 Jul 2010; maintained by Sue Lapp.
"Mildred Stinson Deskins
Birth 23 Oct 1917
Death 7 Nov 1975 (aged 58)
Burial
Eastview Cemetery
Centerburg, Knox County, Ohio, USA"


Ann Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.


Linda Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.


William Vanhuaer "Van" Deskins Sr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV...", McDowell Co Historical Society, 1995
Alex and Lucy Deskins Article, page 138.
William Van Deskins, son of Alex and Lucy Privett Deskins, was born on
3 May 1896, died on 4 Jul 1960.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken 1 Jun 1900; Page73B, Family #13/13.
Listed as William Deskins, age 4, born in May 1896, in WV, in household
of father, Alexander Deskins.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910; Page 184A, Family #29.
Listed as Vanhauer Deskins, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Alexander Deskins.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 385; WV Archives Web Site.
Van Deskins; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; railroader; living at Atwell, WV; son of Alex
and Lucy; married on 3 Feb 1916 in Lex, WV; Bettie Addair; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of William and Sarah.
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
6. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Bettie Naisia Addair

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 385; WV Archives Web Site.
Van Deskins; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; railroader; living at Atwell, WV; son of Alex
and Lucy; married on 3 Feb 1916 in Lex, WV; Bettie Addair; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of William and Sarah.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Edward Deskins"; Article; Page 139; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
Centerburg, OH 43011.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Cleo Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Homer Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Cledith Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


William Vanhuaer Deskins Jr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Freda Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Denver Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Irvin Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Helen Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Mack Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Eugene Deskins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "William Van Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Cledith Stewart,
22 E.S.R. 314, Rt 1, Centerburg, OH 43011.


Hansel Wayne Crigger Sr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Donna Hicks

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Hansel Wayne Crigger Jr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Regina Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Richard Earl Crigger Jr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Barbara Gaul

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Richard Earl "Ricky" Crigger III

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Kimberly Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Amanda Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


James Lewis Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Bonnie Cooper

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


James Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.


Raymond Crigger

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Gloria Crigger Day"; Article; Page 138; submitted by Michele Grad Roberts, Box
14, Coalwood, WV 24824.