McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Lydia Jane Lane

1. 1940 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtountain District; Beury; E.D. 10-49; taken on 23 Apr
1940; Page 1038A; Image 21 of 34Household #184.
Listed as Lydia J. Lane; age 3; born in WV; no education; not attending school; in household of
father, William Lane.
2. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
" Lydia Jane Allberty, 81, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 in The Maples Nursing Home, Bluefield. Born March 4, 1937 in Kimball she was the daughter of the late William Lane and Goldie Lane Brewster.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Sam Allberty, and a son and daughter, Daniel Allberty and Rita Allberty.

"Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter Sally Hughes of Bluefield; two sons Joshua Allberty of Hanover and Samuel Allberty of Wisconsin; a brother, Dennis Lane of California; and a sister Frances Carter of Davy; 10 grandchildren, Billy Morgan, Jack Allberty, Anthony Justice, Samantha Steele, Matthew Justice, Christine Justice, Johnathan Justice, Michael Thompson, Christy Allberty and Daniel Allberty Jr; and many nieces and nephews.

"Funeral service will be conducted Friday, Feb. 22, at 12 p.m. in the Douglas Mortuary Chapel in Welch with Rev. Otis Lester officiating. Burial will follow in Asco Community Cemetery in Asco...."


Goldie M. Pennington

1. 1940 Census, Fayette Co, WV; Sewell Mtountain District; Beury; E.D. 10-49; taken on 23 Apr
1940; Page 1038A; Image 21 of 34Household #184.
Listed as Goldie M. Lane; age 27; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William Lane.


Clyde Evans

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Evans; age 24; born in Lewis Co, KY; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of Morgan and
Maggie Evans; married on 10 Mar 1927 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Lawrence; age 23; born in Russell Co,
VA; widow; daughter of Edna and Lacy Price.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 264B; Image 48 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Clyde Evans; age 24; born in KY; married at 21; coal miner; head of household,


Myrtle Price

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; English; Dry Fork Road; taken 7/9 __ 1920;
Page 4B; Image 8 of 39; Family #71/72.
Listed as Myrtle Price; age 16; born in VA; single; in household of father, James H. Price.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 291; WV Archives Web Site.
Louie Lawrence; age 22; born in OH; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of ________; married
on 24 May 1923 at English, WV; Myrtle Price; age 19; born in Russell Co, VA; single; daughter of
Henry and Linnie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Evans; age 24; born in Lewis Co, KY; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of Morgan and
Maggie Evans; married on 10 Mar 1927 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Lawrence; age 23; born in Russell Co,
VA; widow; daughter of Edna and Lacy Price.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 264B; Image 48 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Myrtle Evans; age 26; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, Clyde Evans.


Eugene Evans

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 267A; Image 49 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Eugene Evans; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Clyde Evans.


Walter Evans

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 267A; Image 49 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Walter Evans; age 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Clyde Evans.


Rita D. Mills

1. "Observer-Reporter"; Washington, PA; Sunday, 27 December 2009; Newspaper Obit.
"Rita D. Bowman, 61, of Canonsburg, died Thursday, December 24, 2009, in Canonsburg General Hospital.
She was born April 3, 1948, in McDonald, a daughter of Donald and Pearl Elizabeth Mills.
Mrs. Bowman had worked as a psychiatric aide at Mayview State Hospital.
She attended Canon-McMillan High School and was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Canonsburg.
Mrs. Bowmen enjoyed gardening, crafts, cooking, poetry and volunteering at church.
On May 3, 1978, she married James Bowman, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Alicia Long (Benjamin) of Canonsburg, Tina Marie Tyree (Thomas) of Frederick, Md., and Jamie Bowman of Philadelphia; six grandchildren, Alexis, Paris, Joshua and Maxwell Long, Caleb Brooks and Cameron Tyree; two sisters, Eloise (Bobbie) Brooks of Canonsburg and Donnette Adams of Hendersonville; two brothers, Gary Brooks (Betty) and Keith Brooks, both of McDonald; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. She also leaves her longtime friend, Diana Bowman of Houston.
A daughter, Fontella Bowman, is deceased.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd., Robert K. McIlvaine, owner/supervisor, 27 Cherry Avenue, Houston, PA 15342. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 29, in Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Canonsburg, with the Rev. Lance B. Whitlock officiating. Interment will be private. Obituary and condolences may be viewed at www.mcilvaine-speakman.com."


Elmer L. "Louie" Lawrence

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 291; WV Archives Web Site.
Louie Lawrence; age 22; born in OH; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of ________; married
on 24 May 1923 at English, WV; Myrtle Price; age 19; born in Russell Co, VA; single; daughter of
Henry and Linnie.
2. Kanawha Co, Death Certificate #8529; WV Archives Web Site.
Elmer L. Lawrence; age 25 yrs, 6 mons, 23 days; born 10 Dec 1899 in WV; married; coal miner; son
of James and Ella (Cochran) Lawrence; died 3 Jul 1925 in the Mt. State Hospital, Charleston, WV;
due to injured spinal cord from railroad accident; buried 5 Jul 1925 at Marmet, WV; informant, Myrtle
Lawrence, English, WV.


Myrtle Price

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; English; Dry Fork Road; taken 7/9 __ 1920;
Page 4B; Image 8 of 39; Family #71/72.
Listed as Myrtle Price; age 16; born in VA; single; in household of father, James H. Price.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 291; WV Archives Web Site.
Louie Lawrence; age 22; born in OH; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of ________; married
on 24 May 1923 at English, WV; Myrtle Price; age 19; born in Russell Co, VA; single; daughter of
Henry and Linnie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 312; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Evans; age 24; born in Lewis Co, KY; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of Morgan and
Maggie Evans; married on 10 Mar 1927 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Lawrence; age 23; born in Russell Co,
VA; widow; daughter of Edna and Lacy Price.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 264B; Image 48 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Myrtle Evans; age 26; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, Clyde Evans.


Freddie Lawrence aka Evans

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 267A; Image 49 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Fred Lawrence; age 6; born in WV; in household of step-father, Clyde Evans.
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Fred Evans
Last Residence:
26568 Enterprise, Harrison, West Virginia, USA
Born: 22 Mar 1924
Died: 25 May 2007
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1968)"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Freddie Lawrence Evans
[Fred Lawrence Evans]
[Freddie Evans]
[Fred Evans]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 22 Mar 1924
Birth Place: McDowell CO, West Virginia
[Welott, West Virginia]
Death Date: 25 May 2007
Father: Elmer Lawrence
Mother: Myrtle Price
SSN: 234864869
Notes: Nov 1968: Name listed as FREDDIE LAWRENCE EVANS;
03 Dec 1987: Name listed as FRED LAWRENCE EVANS;
22 Aug 1995: Name listed as FREDDIE EVANS;
12 Jun 2007: Name listed as FRED EVANS"


Ted Lawrence

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 16 Apr 1930; Page 267A; Image 49 of
51; Family #420/425.
Listed as Ted Lawrence; age 6; born in WV; in household of step-father, Clyde Evans.


Jess L. Warren

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
J.L. Warren; age 36; born in Green Co, TN; widowed; miner; living at Elbert, WV; son of W.N. and
Mary; married on 21 Dec 1933 at Wilcoe, WV; Katherine Arnold; age 25; born in TN; divorced; living
at Elbert, WV; daughter of John and Annie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; E.D. 24-7; taken 6 May 1940; Page 141A;
Image 5 of 28; Household #31.
Listed as Jess Warren; age 43; born in TN; married; 6th grade education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; miner; head of household.


Sarah Catherine Spriggs

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 364; WV Archives Web Site.
J.L. Warren; age 36; born in Green Co, TN; widowed; miner; living at Elbert, WV; son of W.N. and
Mary; married on 21 Dec 1933 at Wilcoe, WV; Katherine Arnold; age 25; born in TN; divorced; living
at Elbert, WV; daughter of John and Annie.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Filbert; E.D. 24-7; taken 6 May 1940; Page 141A;
Image 5 of 28; Household #31.
Listed as Sarah Warren; age 32; born in TN; married; 3yrs HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; in household of husband, Jess L. Warren.