McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Gladys Griffy

1 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken 14 Apr 1930; Page 49A;
Image 38 of 89; Family #159/161.
Listed as Gladys Griffey; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, William L. Griffey.
(Listed as a boarder?, sic?)
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Gladys G Allen
Residence Date 01 Sep 1997-01 Jul 1998
Residence Place Lexington, South Carolina, United States
Birth Date 25 Nov 1925
Address Lexington, South Carolina 29072
Address Date 01 Sep 1997-01 Jul 1998
2nd Address Irmo, South Carolina 29063
2nd Address Date 01 Apr 1997
3rd Address Columbia, South Carolina 29212
3rd Address Date 01 Oct 1992-01 Jan 2004
Possible Relatives Ann H Allen, Billy B Allen, Billy B Allen Jr
Record Number 193140645"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gladys Griffey Allen
[Gladys Marie Griffey]
[Gladys Allen]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 25 Nov 1925
Birth Place: Caretta Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 3 Jul 1998
Father: William L Griffey
Mother: Beatrice E Foster
SSN: 233349770
Notes: Aug 1949: Name listed as GLADYS GRIFFEY ALLEN; Jul: Name listed as GLADYS MARIE GRIFFEY; 17 Jul 1998: Name listed as GLADYS G ALLEN"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gladys G. Allen
SSN: 233-34-9770
Last Residence:
29212 Columbia, Lexington, South Carolina, USA
BORN: 25 Nov 1925
Died: 3 Jul 1998
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
5. FindAgrave.com Web Site; Woodbridge Memorial Park, Lexington, Lexington Co, SC; submitted
by jujulynne; 10 Jul 2014.
"Gladys Griffey Allen
BIRTH unknown
West Virginia, USA
DEATH 3 Jul 1998
South Carolina, USA
BURIAL
Woodridge Memorial Park
Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina"
Additional Information: "Mrs. Allen died Friday, July 3, 1998.

"Born in Welch, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late William Lee and Beatrice Griffey.

"She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, and was retired assistant vice president of Colonial Life and Accident Insurance Co"


Bill B. Allen Jr

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Billy B Allen
Also Known As Bill B Allenjr
2nd Also Known As Name Bill B Allen
Residence Date 01 Sep 1994-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Lexington, South Carolina, United States
Birth Date Apr 1952
Address Lexington, South Carolina 29072
Address Date 01 Sep 1994-01 Jan 2009
2nd Address Columbia, South Carolina 29210
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1993
3rd Address Lexington, South Carolina 29071
3rd Address Date 01 Dec 1992-18 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives Ann H Allen, Billy B Allen Jr, Gladys G Allen
Record Number 191639612"
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Billy B Allen Jr
Also Known As Billy B Allen
Residence Date 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 2004
Residence Place Irmo, South Carolina, United States
Birth Date 14 Apr 1952
Address Irmo, South Carolina 29063
Address Date 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 2004
2nd Address Saint Matthews, South Carolina 29135
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1995-01 Oct 1998
Possible Relatives Ann H Allen, Gladys G Allen
Record Number 310931022"


Marvin Walker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 228; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Walker; age 18; born in Cub Creek, WV; single; loving at Twin Branch, WV; married on 10 May
1949 at Twin Branch, WV; Janet Mills; age 17; born in Davy, WV; single; living in Twin Branch, WV;
with consent of Pearl Walker, mother of Marvin Walker; and Mildred Mills, mother of Janet Mills.


Janet Mills

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 228; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Walker; age 18; born in Cub Creek, WV; single; loving at Twin Branch, WV; married on 10 May
1949 at Twin Branch, WV; Janet Mills; age 17; born in Davy, WV; single; living in Twin Branch, WV;
with consent of Pearl Walker, mother of Marvin Walker; and Mildred Mills, mother of Janet Mills.


Bernard Mills

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; VOL #__(1929); Page 398; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernard Mills; age 32; born in Martin Co, KY; widowed; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of L. and
Cordelia; married on 19 Oct 1929 at Davy, WV; Mildred Walker; age 17; born in Patrick Co, VA; single;
daughter of James and Nannie.


Mildred Walker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; VOL #__(1929); Page 398; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernard Mills; age 32; born in Martin Co, KY; widowed; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of L. and
Cordelia; married on 19 Oct 1929 at Davy, WV; Mildred Walker; age 17; born in Patrick Co, VA; single;
daughter of James and Nannie.


Delarene Frances "Del" Burgess

1. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"On Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Del received her long awaited Heavenly reward at Harper Mills, Beckley surrounded by her family. No more pain, suffering, or sorrow. She fought a good fight, she finished her course, and she kept the faith. Well done thy good and faithful servant.

"Born Delarene Frances Burgess on July 6, 1940 at Clear Creek, she was the daughter of the late Christopher Columbus and Nonearl (Miller) Burgess.

"She was a graduate of Clear Fork High School and a member of St. Mary’s United Methodist Church. Del began her working career after her youngest daughter entered school. She was a cashier for Patton’s Market for 19 years and was a bookkeeper at Beckley Feed & Hardware. In her leisure she enjoyed attending her church, spoiling her grandchildren, and listening to Old Time Southern Gospel music.

"In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Burgess Brookover and June Burgess Hunter; three brothers, Wilson, Thomas, and Sebert Burgess; and her mother-in-law and special friend, Eva C. Wood.

"Those left to cherish her memory include her children David L. Wood, II and his wife, Christina of Mullens, Kim Taylor and her husband, Dr. Charles of Beckley, and Lori Aliff and her husband, Warren of Huntersville, NC; she was known as Grandma Del to her seven grandchildren, Jonathan Wood, Brianna Cook and her husband, Alvin, Eric Halstead, Luke Berry, Dylan Repass, Lindsey Berry, and Madison Wood; one great granddaughter, Kinsleigh Cook; and was known as Sissy to her siblings which include, Connie Maynor and her husband, Lonnie of Beckley, Raymond Miller of Mountain Home, ID, Russell Burgess and Mary Ann of Montcoal and Jimmy Burgess of Texas; two sister-in-laws, Lulabelle Burgess of Farmington, WV and Phyllis Burgess of Beckley; her last living aunt, Dealrene Pettry of Beckley; and many nieces and nephews.

"Services will be 1:00 P.M. Monday, December 3, 2018 at Tyree Funeral Home Chapel, Mt. Hope with Gary Bowers officiating. Burial will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley...."


Arber Addair

1. Internet, e-mail, 8 Jun 2000, annie@suite224.net, Ann Kapferer, Ashtabula, OH.
Other children were: Dewey Columbus, born 24 Mar 1903, married Ollie
Sweeney; Abner, born 13 Sep 1905, married Chloe Davis; Dellie, married
Joseph Davis; and Suley, married (_________) Reed.
Her grandfather, Samuel, was first married to Allie Davis and second to Violet Trump.
2. McDowell Co, WV Cemeteries, Shortridge Cemetery, Garland Mtn, by Lorrie Kelly.
Abner Adair; born on 13 Aug 1905; died 23 Oct 1973; buried here.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 94A,
Family #267.
Listed as Arbor Addair, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, John Adair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken 30/31 Jan 1920; Page 223A;
Image 19 of 26; Family #154/154.
Listed as Arber Addair; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, John Addair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 265; WV Archives Web Site.
Arber Addair; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at English, WV; son of John and
Anna; married on 18 Feb 1927 at War, WV; Chloe Davis; age 19; born in Mingo Co, WV; single;
daughter of Jane Davis
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 10 Apr 1930, Page 252A,
Family #196.
Listed as Arber Addair, age 23, born in WV, married at 21, railroad section head, head of household.
7. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Raysal; E.D. 24-60; taken 2 May 1940; Page
1225A; Image 87 of 133; Household #587.
Listed as Arber Adair; age 34; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
8. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arber Adair
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 35
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: McDowell, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 13 Aug 1905
Residence Place: Bartley, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Pond Creek Pocahontas Company
Weight: 165
Complexion: Dark
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Chloie Davis Adair
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Arber Adair Self (Head)
Chloie Davis Adair Wife"
9. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12318; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Arber Addair; age 53; born in Bartley, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; miner; living at Bartley,
WV; son of John and Annie (Atwell) Addair; married on 25 May 1960 at Lebanon, VA; Virgie Click,
maiden name Virgie Dumford (sic, Dunford); divorced; one previous marriage; born and living at
Bartley, WV; daughter of Cleve and Oearl (Altizer) Dumford.
10. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arber Addair
SSN: 233-07-6690
Last Residence:
24813 Bartley, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 13 Aug 1905
Died: Oct 1973
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
11. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arber Addair
Death Date: 10 Sep 1974
SSN: 234367781
Branch 1: NAVY
Enlistment Date 1: 31 Jul 1944
Release Date 1: 6 Jun 1946
Enlistment Date 2: 1 Aug 1944"
12. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Polly Fry hagerman; 13 Mar 2012.
" Arber Addair
Birth 13 Aug 1905
West Virginia, USA
Death 23 Sep 1973 (aged 68)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Short Ridge Cemetery
Garland, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information posted:
"Father: John Addair b: Apr 1868 in McDowell, West Virginia
Mother: Anne Atwell b: Nov 1874 in McDowell, West Virginia

"Marriage 1 Chloe Davis b: ABT 1911 in West Virginia


*Married: 18 FEB 1927

"Marriage 2 Virgie Dunsford"


Virginia "Virgie" Dunford

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek Disrict; Bartlett; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 70A;
Family #41/41.
Listed as Virginia Dunford; age 6; born in WV; in household of father, Grover C. Dunford.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 143; WV Archives Web Site.
Delford Click; age 21; born on 12 Jan 1923 at Bradshaw, WV; single; living at Bradshaw, WV; married
on 20 Mar 1944 at Atwell, WV; Virgie Dunford; age 19; born at Pea Patch, WV; single; living at
Bartley, WV; with consent of Cleve Dunford, father of Virgie Dunford.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #12318; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Arber Addair; age 53; born in Bartley, WV; divorced; one previous marriage; miner; living at Bartley,
WV; son of John and Annie (Atwell) Addair; married on 25 May 1960 at Lebanon, VA; Virgie Click,
maiden name Virgie Dumford (sic, Dunford); divorced; one previous marriage; born and living at
Bartley, WV; daughter of Cleve and Oearl (Altizer) Dumford.