McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


John Henry Cunningham

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 281; WV Archives Web Site.
John Henry Cummingham; age 23; born 15 Nov 1951 in Superior, WV; single; Negro; living at
Superior, WV; son of Louis and Alice (Ivory) Cunningham; married on 20 Feb 1965 in Kimball, WV;
Lillie Jane Russell; age 21; born 8 Apr 1943 at Eckman, WV; single; Negro; living at Box 305, Kimball,
WV; daughter of Joseph Henry and Beulah Ann (Smith) Russell.


Lillie Jane Russell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 281; WV Archives Web Site.
John Henry Cummingham; age 23; born 15 Nov 1951 in Superior, WV; single; Negro; living at
Superior, WV; son of Louis and Alice (Ivory) Cunningham; married on 20 Feb 1965 in Kimball, WV;
Lillie Jane Russell; age 21; born 8 Apr 1943 at Eckman, WV; single; Negro; living at Box 305, Kimball,
WV; daughter of Joseph Henry and Beulah Ann (Smith) Russell.


John William Hairston

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; Clark; taken 12 Feb 1920; 153B; Image 23 of 44;
Family #252/252.
Listed as John William Hairston; age 5; born in WV; black; in household of mother, Amanda Key Hairston.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eureka; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 166B; Image
23 of 73; Family #212/227.
Listed as John W. Hairston; age 15; born in WV; Negro; in household of mother, Amanda Key Hairston.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-28; taken on 22 Apr 1940;
Page 568B; Image 2 of 4; Household #20.
Listed as William Hairston; age 25; born in WV; married; Negro; 3 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #588; WV Archives Web Site.
William Hairston; age 40; born 11 Mar 1915 at Gilliman, WV; colored; miner; living at Hemphill, WV;
son of Ed and Amanda (Key, sic, King) Hairston; died 2 Jan 1956 in Stecens Clinic, Welch, WV; due to metastatic
brain abscess or cereralitis, difuse with pulmonary abscess; buried6 Jan 1956 in Iaeger Memorial;
informant, Mamie Hairston.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 1 Dec 2011.
William Hairston; born 11 Mar 1915; died 2 Jan 1956; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Mamie

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-28; taken on 22 Apr 1940;
Page 568B; Image 2 of 4; Household #20.
Listed as Mamie Hairston; age 20; born in WV; married; Negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, John William Hairston.


George L. Parsons

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
George L. Parson; age 24; born in SC; single; black; laborer; living at Davy, WV; son of
George and Carrie; married on 17 Jun 1925 at Davy, WV; Lillie M. Hairston; age 24; born
in Mingo Co, WV; single; black; daughter of Henry and Martha.


Lillie M. Hairston

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 186A;
Image 1 of 12; Family #25/25.
Listed as Lillie Hastin; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Henry Hairston.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
George L. Parson; age 24; born in SC; single; black; laborer; living at Davy, WV; son of
George and Carrie; married on 17 Jun 1925 at Davy, WV; Lillie M. Hairston; age 24; born
in Mingo Co, WV; single; black; daughter of Henry and Martha.
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lillie Parsons
SSN: 232-70-5171
Last Residence:
24828 Davy, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 23 Jun 1903
Died: 22 Jul 1989
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (1960-1961)"


Tony Joseph "Tony Joe" Craig

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 25 Apr 1940; Page 761B;
E D # 24-38; Image 2 of 10; Household #9.
Listed as Tony Joe Craig; age 9; born in WV; 2nd grade education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; in household of father, Joseph Craig.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 434; WV Archives Web Site.
Tony Joe Craig; age 33; born 13 Nov 1931 in Litwar, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; living at
Box 73, Premier, WV; son of Joseph and Hazel (Wooten) Craig; married on 20 Sep 1965 at
Roderfield, WV; Pansy Long; age 24; born 17 Oct 1940 in Keyrock, WV; sibgle; no previous marriage;
living at Welch, WV; daughter of Emmet Roy and Lilly belle (Simpson) Long.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Lori; 11 Dec 2015.
" Tony Joe Craig
Birth 13 Nov 1931
Death 7 Jul 2004 (aged 72)
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA"

Incription: A3C * US Air Force * Korea


Pansy Long

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 434; WV Archives Web Site.
Tony Joe Craig; age 33; born 13 Nov 1931 in Litwar, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; living at
Box 73, Premier, WV; son of Joseph and Hazel (Wooten) Craig; married on 20 Sep 1965 at
Roderfield, WV; Pansy Long; age 24; born 17 Oct 1940 in Keyrock, WV; sibgle; no previous marriage;
living at Welch, WV; daughter of Emmet Roy and Lilly belle (Simpson) Long.


Sarah Jane Martin

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Roosevelt Corpening; age 60; born 14 Mar 1905 in Marion, NC; widowed; one previous
marriage; Negro; living at Box 97, Northfork, WV; son of Andrew and Maggie (Brown) Corpening;
married on 15 Jul 1965 in Kimball, WV; Sarah Jane Martin Mangum; age 44; born 18 Jan 1919 in
Kimball, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; Negro; living at Box 212, Kimball, WV; daughter of
Nick and Sallie (Patterson) Martin.


Troy Coleman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 318; WV Archives Web Site.
Troy Coleman; age 29; born 30 Nov 1935 in Millard, KY; single; living at Hartley, KY; son of George
and Victor Coleman; married on 16 Apr 1965 Geraldine Williams; age 21; born 28 July 1943 in
Pikeville, KY; single; living in Pikeville, KY; daughter of Achilles and Willa Marie (Justice) Williams.


Geraldine Williams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 318; WV Archives Web Site.
Troy Coleman; age 29; born 30 Nov 1935 in Millard, KY; single; living at Hartley, KY; son of George
and Victor Coleman; married on 16 Apr 1965 Geraldine Williams; age 21; born 28 July 1943 in
Pikeville, KY; single; living in Pikeville, KY; daughter of Achilles and Willa Marie (Justice) Williams.