McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Virgil Collins

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Paynesville; E.D. 24-58; taken on 12 Aug
1940; Page 1145A; Image 51 of 60; Household #382.
Listed as Virgil Collins; age 8; born in WV; no education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Riley Collins.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Betty and Virgil Collins"; article; submitted by Betty Collins, HC-61, Box 28,
Paynesville, WV 24873.


Betty June Evans

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Betty and Virgil Collins"; article; submitted by Betty Collins, HC-61, Box 28,
Paynesville, WV 24873.


Kelly Collins

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 87B, Family #13.
Listed as Kelly Collins, age 19, born in Apr 1881 in WV, in household of mother, Arminta Walker
Collins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 343; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Hallsville, WV; son of
Minnie; married on 9 Jan 1901 in Hallsville, Lizzie B. Foster; age 20; born in Wilkes Co, NC; single;
daughter of John and Jane.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 93; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 22; born in WV; widowed; farmer; living in Hallsville, WV; son of ______; married
on 9 Nov 1904 at Johnson's in McDowell Co, WV; Millie Johnson; age 17; born in Lee Co, VA; single;
daughter of H.K. and Sarah.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 186A, Family #53.
Listed as Kelly Collins, age 28, born in WV, married twice, last time for 5 yrs, farmer, head of
household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-744; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 62; born 11 Apr 1881 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Garland, WV; employed by
George Mullins Lumber Co, Avondale, WV; person who will always know address. Jenny Collins,
Davy, WV; 5'9" tall; 185 lbs; black eyes; black hair; dark complexion.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 005349; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelly Collins; age 87; born 11 Apr 1880 in WV; married; timber worker; living at Avondale, WV; son of
unknown father and Minnie Walker; died 14 Apr 1967 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to
bronchopneumonia; buried 17 Apr 1967 in Shortridge Cemetery, Garland, WV.
7. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Kenny Collins"; article; Page 123; submitted by Marie Collins, wife, 4708 Teresa
Drive, Orlando, FL 32808.


Millie Johnson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 93; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 22; born in WV; widowed; farmer; living in Hallsville, WV; son of ______; married
on 9 Nov 1904 at Johnson's in McDowell Co, WV; Millie Johnson; age 17; born in Lee Co, VA; single;
daughter of H.K. and Sarah.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Gen; 25 Jun 2015.
" Millie Johnson Collins
Birth unknown
Virginia, USA
Death 1930
Davy, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Hemphill Cemetery
Hemphill, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Kenny Collins"; article; Page 123; submitted by Marie Collins, wife, 4708 Teresa
Drive, Orlando, FL 32808.


Kelly Collins

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 87B, Family #13.
Listed as Kelly Collins, age 19, born in Apr 1881 in WV, in household of mother, Arminta Walker
Collins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 343; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Hallsville, WV; son of
Minnie; married on 9 Jan 1901 in Hallsville, Lizzie B. Foster; age 20; born in Wilkes Co, NC; single;
daughter of John and Jane.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 93; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 22; born in WV; widowed; farmer; living in Hallsville, WV; son of ______; married
on 9 Nov 1904 at Johnson's in McDowell Co, WV; Millie Johnson; age 17; born in Lee Co, VA; single;
daughter of H.K. and Sarah.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 16 Apr 1910;
Page 186A, Family #53.
Listed as Kelly Collins, age 28, born in WV, married twice, last time for 5 yrs, farmer, head of
household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-744; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 62; born 11 Apr 1881 in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Garland, WV; employed by
George Mullins Lumber Co, Avondale, WV; person who will always know address. Jenny Collins,
Davy, WV; 5'9" tall; 185 lbs; black eyes; black hair; dark complexion.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 005349; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelly Collins; age 87; born 11 Apr 1880 in WV; married; timber worker; living at Avondale, WV; son of
unknown father and Minnie Walker; died 14 Apr 1967 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to
bronchopneumonia; buried 17 Apr 1967 in Shortridge Cemetery, Garland, WV.
7. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Kenny Collins"; article; Page 123; submitted by Marie Collins, wife, 4708 Teresa
Drive, Orlando, FL 32808.


Lizzie B. Foster

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 343; WV Archives Web Site.
Kelley Collins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; timberman; living at Hallsville, WV; son of
Minnie; married on 9 Jan 1901 in Hallsville, Lizzie B. Foster; age 20; born in Wilkes Co, NC; single;
daughter of John and Jane.


Charles Graham Coleman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long "Albert Eugene (Gene) Damron"; Article; Page 130; submitted by Gene and Jo
Damron, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Daisy Ruth Fine

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long "Albert Eugene (Gene) Damron"; Article; Page 130; submitted by Gene and Jo
Damron, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Charles Coleman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Paul Coleman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


David Lee Coleman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long "Albert Eugene (Gene) Damron"; Article; Page 130; submitted by Gene and Jo
Damron, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Raymond Elwood Coleman

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long "Albert Eugene (Gene) Damron"; Article; Page 130; submitted by Gene and Jo
Damron, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


James Hale

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10814; WV Archives Web Site.
James Hale; age 60 yrs, 6 mons, 2 days; born 15 Nov 1880 in Quicksand, Knott Co, KY;
married; husband of Mary Hale; farmer; son of Alex and Fanny (Allen) Hale; died 17 Jun 1941 in
Caretta, WV; due to angina pictora; no burial information; informant, R.A. Fraizer.


Mary Sturgill

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 008536; WV Archives Web Site.
Mary Hales; age 69; born 1 Dec 1892 in KY; widow; living at Big Creek, WV; daughter of David and
Ranie (Bradley) Sturgill; died 30 May 1962 at Big Creek, WV; due to uremia; hypertensive cardio
vascular diease and artiosclerosis; buried 2 Jun 1962 in Big Creek Cemetery, Big Creek, WV;
informant, Alex hale, Squire, WV.


David Milton Fine

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Thoma Matthews; 11 Mar 2009; maintained by Find A
Grave.
"PVT David M. Fine
Birth 14 Jul 1864
Hanover, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 14 Jul 1931 (aged 67)
Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial
Edgehill Cemetery
West Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 34704762"

Inscription: "Co. I, 9th PA Inf, Span. Am. WarPVT"


Daisy Thomas Grubb

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Leonard Sapone; 10 Feb 2004.
" Daisy Thomas Grubb Fine
Birth 25 Jul 1879
Lovettsville, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Death 27 Jan 1954 (aged 74)
Benton, Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial
Saint Gabriel Cemetery
Benton, Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 8372223"


Arthur Fine

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Shirley Fine

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Norman Elsworth Fine

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Charles Graham and Daisy Ruth Coleman" article; Page 122; submitted by Gene
and Jo Damon, 39 Bland St, Welch, WV 24801.


Gerald Edwin Post

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gerald Edwin Post
Race: White
Age: 29
Birth Date: 13 Aug 1911
Birth Place: Bone Run, New York
Residence Place: Perry, Wyoming, New York
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Perry, Wyoming, New York, USA
Employer: Perry Knitting Co.
Weight: 170 lb
Complexion: Dark
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6'
Next of Kin: Geraldine Post Platt
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Gerald Edwin Post "
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by nmbo; 3 Apr 2012.
" Gerald Edwin Post
Birth 13 Aug 1911
New York, USA
Death 21 Mar 1959 (aged 47)
Perry, Wyoming County, New York, USA
Burial
Glenwood Cemetery
Perry, Wyoming County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 88004878 "


Mary E, Rice

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by nmbo; 3 Apr 2012.
" Mary E Rice Post
Birth 3 Dec 1922
New York, USA
Death Apr 1986 (aged 63)
Perry, Wyoming County, New York, USA
Burial
Glenwood Cemetery
Perry, Wyoming County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 88004994"


Reuben Redford Click

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Harve and Roseanna Click Family"; article; Page 120; submitted by Mary Ann
Prater Justice; PO Box 458, War, WV 24892.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 33; WV Archives Web Site.
Reuben Clicks; age 18; born in KY; single; miner; living in Caretta, WV; son of Harve and Rose;
married on 3 Jun 1920 in Caretta, WV; Lara Brewster; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Patton and Maggie.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Reuben Redford Click
Race: White
Age: 38
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 12 Aug 1903
Birth Place: Floyd, Kentucky, USA
Residence Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Registration Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Carter Coal Co
Weight: 198
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Laura Click
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Reuben Redford Click Self (Head)"
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol # __(1956); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Ruben Redford Click; age 52; born in Leckie (sic, Lackey), KY; widowed; living at Box 183, Caretta,
WV; married on 26 Mar 1956 at Welch, WV; Mary Marie Andrews; age 51; born in Dorchester, VA;
widow; living at War, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Charles Mattes; 2 Aug 2011.
" Ruben Redford Click
Birth 12 Aug 1903
Kentucky, USA
Death 16 May 1969 (aged 65)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Hartwell Cemetery
Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"


Mary Marie (_____) Andrews

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol # __(1956); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Ruben Redford Click; age 52; born in Leckie (sic, Lackey), KY; widowed; living at Box 183, Caretta,
WV; married on 26 Mar 1956 at Welch, WV; Mary Marie Andrews; age 51; born in Dorchester, VA;
widow; living at War, WV.


James Christian

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Harve and Roseanna Click Family"; article; Page 120; submitted by Mary Ann
Prater Justice; PO Box 458, War, WV 24892.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
James Christian; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jack
and Agnes Christian; married on 18 Sep 1927 in Caretta, WV; Dolly Click; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Harve and Rosan Click.


Dolly Click

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Harve and Roseanna Click Family"; article; Page 120; submitted by Mary Ann
Prater Justice; PO Box 458, War, WV 24892.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 352; WV Archives Web Site.
James Christian; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jack
and Agnes Christian; married on 18 Sep 1927 in Caretta, WV; Dolly Click; age 21; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of Harve and Rosan Click.
3. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dolly Mae Christian
[Dolly Mae Click]
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1911
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 8 May 1969
Death Place: Welch, McDowell, West Virginia
Burial Date: 11 May 1969
Burial Place: Nr War, West Virginia
Cemetery Name: Big Creek
Death Age: 58
Occupation: Housewife
Race: White
Marital status: Married
Gender: Female
Residence: Warriormines, McDowell, West Virginia
Father Name: Harold Click (sic, Harvey)
Mother Name: Roseanna Hicks
FHL Film Number: 800216


Reuben Redford Click

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Harve and Roseanna Click Family"; article; Page 120; submitted by Mary Ann
Prater Justice; PO Box 458, War, WV 24892.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 33; WV Archives Web Site.
Reuben Clicks; age 18; born in KY; single; miner; living in Caretta, WV; son of Harve and Rose;
married on 3 Jun 1920 in Caretta, WV; Lara Brewster; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Patton and Maggie.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Reuben Redford Click
Race: White
Age: 38
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 12 Aug 1903
Birth Place: Floyd, Kentucky, USA
Residence Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Registration Place: Caretta, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Carter Coal Co
Weight: 198
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Laura Click
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Reuben Redford Click Self (Head)"
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol # __(1956); Page 381; WV Archives Web Site.
Ruben Redford Click; age 52; born in Leckie (sic, Lackey), KY; widowed; living at Box 183, Caretta,
WV; married on 26 Mar 1956 at Welch, WV; Mary Marie Andrews; age 51; born in Dorchester, VA;
widow; living at War, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Charles Mattes; 2 Aug 2011.
" Ruben Redford Click
Birth 12 Aug 1903
Kentucky, USA
Death 16 May 1969 (aged 65)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Hartwell Cemetery
Canebrake, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA"


Laura Brewster

1.1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek Township, taken on 16 Jun 1900,
Page 81B, Family #157.
Listed as Laura Brewster, age 7 months, born in Oct 1899 in WV, in household
of father, Patton Brewster.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 3 May 1910, Page 200B, Family #239.
Listed as Laura Brewster, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Patten J.L. Brewster.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 33; WV Archives Web Site.
Reuben Clicks; age 18; born in KY; single; miner; living in Caretta, WV; son of Harve and Rose;
married on 3 Jun 1920 in Caretta, WV; Lara Brewster; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of Patton and Maggie.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'55 14248; WV Archives Web Site.
Laura Click; age 56; born 23 Oct 1899 in WV; married; housewife; living at Caretta, WV; daughter of
Patton and Margaret (Baker) Brewster; died 5 Nov 1955 at Caretta, WV; due t a coronary thrombosis;
buried 9 Nov 1955 in Noah Stewart Cemetery; informant, Reuben R. Click.
5. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Laura Brewster Click
Birth 23 Oct 1899
West Virginia, USA
Death 5 Nov 1955 (aged 56)
Caretta, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA "