McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familys and Individuals

Notes


Herman Proffitt

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susannah; taken on 15 Jan 1920; Page 26B;
Image 10 of 47; Family #96/101.
Listed as Herman Profit; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Samuel Proffitt.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Profit; age 21; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at Yukon, WV; son of
Sam and Lucy; married on 24 Dec 1926 at Welch, WV; Cora Blankenship; age 17; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Allen and Dolly.


Cora Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 21/22/23 Jan
1920, Page 210B, Family #106.
Listed as Cora Blankenship, age 6, born in WV, in household of father, Allen C. Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Profit; age 21; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at Yukon, WV; son of
Sam and Lucy; married on 24 Dec 1926 at Welch, WV; Cora Blankenship; age 17; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Allen and Dolly.


Billy Charles Stewart

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Billy Charles Stewart
Also Known As Billy J Stewart
Residence Date 01 Jul 2005-29 Oct 2007
Residence Place Brenton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 05 Mar 1940
Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
Address Date 01 Jul 2005-29 Oct 2007
2nd Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
2nd Address Date 13 Nov 2000-15 Nov 2007
3rd Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
3rd Address Date 01 Nov 1999
4th Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
4th Address Date 01 Aug 1993-01 Dec 1999
Possible Relatives Charles Allen Stewart, Marsha Renae Stewart, Nanna Mae Stewart
Record Number 171300616"


Nanna Mae Bishop

1. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Nanna Mae Stewart, 70, of Baileysville, WV became safe in the arms of Jesus at 10:40 AM on February 19,
2018 at her home. She was born on March 3, 1947 in Hanover, WV, a daughter of the late Lacy and Martha
Elizabeth Bailey Bishop. She was a loving homemaker and church secretary/treasurer. She was a member
the Independent Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church of Mullensville for 36 years. She loved singing gospel
hymns, cooking, having wiener roasts, spending time with friends and family and collecting "Pretty"
umbrellas. Last but not least, she loved being a grandmother. She was very proud of having worked at the
Giget Drive Inn. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by six brothers Lacy Bishop, Jr., Edward
"Ed" Bishop, Ollie Lee Bishop, Alex "Pedro" Cline and infants Okey and Roy Rondall Bishop; two sisters
Lacine Lester and Georgia Belcher; her step mother Marie Bishop; and two brothers-in-law Jason Lester
and Herbert Lester. Survivors include her loving husband of 47 years Billy C. Stewart; a son Charles Allen
Stewart and wife Dana of Baileysville; two daughters Marsha England and Bobby of Baileysville and Tina
Lockhart and husband Richard of Gastonia, NC; two grandchildren Ashley Breann Stewart and Bentley
Ross England; five sisters Emogene Lester of Gilbert Creek, Katherine (Raymond) Bowles of Williamsburg,
VA, Cathy Lou (Danny) Baize of Delbarton, Judy (Doug) Mullins of Welch and Margaret Lester of Gilbert
Creek; five special sisters-in-law Elaine, Jean, Ruth and Etta Jean Bishop and Julie Cline; and a host of other
loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday February 24th in the Chapel
of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. James Cline officiating. Nanna Mae will be laid to
rest in Stewart Family Cemetery, Baileysville, WV..."


Charles Allen Stewart

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Charles Allen Stewart
Residence Date 01 Jun 2002
Residence Place Brenton, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 24 Dec 1975
Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
Address Date 01 Jun 2002
2nd Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
2nd Address Date 13 Jul 2001
3rd Address Brenton, West Virginia 24818
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1997
Possible Relatives Billy Charles Stewart, Marsha Renae Stewart, Nanna Mae Stewart
Record Number 369495380"


Stella Mae Starnes

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 31; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Lex, WV; son of W.B. and
Minda; married on 29 Nov 1929 at Wilcoe, WV; Stella Barnett; age 23; born in Cal?, VA' widow;
daughter of _________.


Bonnie Mae Mullins

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Bonnie Mae Vanover, 50, of Coon Branch Mountain near Iaeger, WV, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017, at her residence following a long illness.

"Bonnie was born December 9, 1966 in Welch, WV, a daughter of the late Rufus C. and Patricia Fern Walls Mullins. She was a graduate of Iaeger High School and was a loving wife and friend.

"In addition to her parents Bonnie was preceded in death by an infant sister, one niece Tiffany Jones, and her mother-in-law, Rosia Vanover.

"Survivors include her husband, Jason Vanover of the home; two step sons, Tyler Vanover and Mason Vanover both of Iaeger, WV; two sisters, Linda Mullins and husband Guy of Paynesville, WV and Bessie Jones of Ritter, WV; one niece, Toby Ladawn Jones of Ritter; one nephew, Rufus Mullins of Paynesville, WV; and her father-in-law, Ed Vanover and wife Glennis.

"Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, October 26, 2017, at 1 o’clock with Reverend Rusty Mullins officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger , WV. Burial will follow in the Reed Cemetery on Coon Branch Mountain near Iaeger, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be family and friends...."


Emmett E. Hicks

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna; taken on 17 Jan 1920; Page 29A;
Image 15 of 47; Family #142/148.
Listed as Emmett Hicks; age 1yr, 0 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Elijah Hicks.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; taken on 3 Apr 1930; Page 87A; Image
3 of 29; Family #20/22.
Listed as Emmett Hicks; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Elijah Hicks.
3, Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #12128; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmett Hicks; age 20; born in Caretta, WV; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Lige and Martha
(Hicks) Hicks; married on 11 Apr 1939 in North Tazewell, VA; Mary Rasnick; age 21; born in Caretta, WV;
single; living at Caretta, WV; daughter of George and Mary (Barton) Rasnick.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; E.D. 24-17; taken on 1 May 1940; Page
312A; Image 5 of 64; Household #35.
Listed as Emmett Hicks; age 20; born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; brakeman in coal mine; in household of father, Elijah Hicks., with wife and child.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Joshua Memorial Park, Lancaster, Los Angeles Co, CA; submitted by
Chris hore; 15 Sep 2015.
Emmett E. Hicks; born 7 Oct 1919 in WV; died 1 Dec 1982 in San Bernardino Co, CA; grave marker
photo shown; "IN LOVING MEMORY OF HUSBAND AND FATHER".


Mary Rasnick

1, Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #12128; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Emmett Hicks; age 20; born in Caretta, WV; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Lige and Martha
(Hicks) Hicks; married on 11 Apr 1939 in North Tazewell, VA; Mary Rasnick; age 21; born in Caretta, WV;
single; living at Caretta, WV; daughter of George and Mary (Barton) Rasnick.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; E.D. 24-17; taken on 1 May 1940; Page
312A; Image 5 of 64; Household #35.
Listed as Mary Hicks; age 19; born in WV; married; 3rd grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father-in-law, Elijah Hicks, with husband and child.


Merle Hicks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Caretta; E.D. 24-17; taken on 1 May 1940; Page
312A; Image 5 of 64; Household #35.
Listed as Merle Hicks; age 1; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Elijah Hicks, with parents.


Nick Jeffries

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Nick Jeffers; age 30; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and Mallie
Jeffers; married on 2 Mar 1925 at Welch, WV; Francis Mitchem; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; widow; daughter of Eb and Christina Mitchem.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; Hill above Station; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 7A;
Image 13 of 28; Family #129/137.
Listed as Nick Jeffries; age 36; born in Greece; married at 33; naturalized citizen; immigrated to US in 1915;
cook in restaurant; head of household.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Nick Jeffries; born 16 Nov 1893; died 7 Mar 1961; buried here; headstone photo shown; "TOGETHER FOREVER".


Francis Thursey Mitchem

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Algoma; taken on 5/6 May 1910; Page 11 A;
Image18 of 27; Family #49/57.
Listed as Thursey Mitchem; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Ebb Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
George Mallas; age 33; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and
Angelina; married on 20 Feb 1918 at Welch, WV; Thirsy Mitchem; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Grover and Christina.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page 28B; Image 14
of 47; Family #131/137.
Listed as George Mellams; age 34; born in Greece; married; coal miner; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Nick Jeffers; age 30; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and Mallie
Jeffers; married on 2 Mar 1925 at Welch, WV; Francis Mitchem; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; widow; daughter of Eb and Christina Mitchem.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; Hill above Station; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 7A;
Image 13 of 28; Family #129/137.
Listed as Frances Jeffries; age 28; born in WV; married at 25; in household of husband, Nick Jeffries.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Frances T. Jeffries; born 25 Aug 1904; died 11 May 1984; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Baby Boy Jeffries

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Big Creek District; Page225; WV Archives, Web Site.
Baby Jefferies; born and died 31 Aug 1939 at War, WV; stillborn; constriction of unbilical cord and premature;
son of Nick and Frances (Mitchell) Jefferies.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Larry E. Smith; 12 Aug 2016.
Baby Boy Jeffries; born and died 23 May 1945; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.