McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James Willard Cook

1. Ohio, U.S., Marriage Abstracts, 1970, 1972-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: James W Cook
Age: 35
Birth Year: abt 1939
Residence County: Out of State
Spouse's Name: Sara L Courtney
Spouse's Age: 23
Spouse's Birth Year: abt 1951
Spouse's Residence County: Wood
Marriage Date: 6 Apr 1974
Marriage License County: Wood
Certificate Number: 23872
Volume Number: 7697"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: James Willard Cook [James Cook]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 11 Dec 1936
Birth Place: Welch McDowe, West Virginia
Death Date: Jun 1978
Father:
Earl Cook
Mother:
Corbie H Rotenberry
SSN: 236546216
Notes: Jul 1952: Name listed as JAMES WILLARD COOK;
29 Dec 1987: Name listed as JAMES COOK"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: James Cook
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 11 Dec 1936
Death Date: 27 Jun 1978
SSN: 236546216
Branch 1: A
Enlistment Date 1: 14 Aug 1973
Release Date 1: 27 Jun 1978"
4. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Matsuyama; 20 May 2020.
"CSM James Willard Cook
Birth 11 Dec 1936
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 27 Jun 1978 (aged 41)
Unteraltertheim, Landkreis Würzburg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Burial
Beaver Creek Cemetery
Grand Rapids, Wood County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 210283388"

Additional Information Posted:
"Command Sergeant Major Cook was one of nine killed when their Bell UH-1H Iroquois helicopter crashed on the edge of a field near Unteraltertheim while flying from the unit's barracks at Baumholder to the Army training grounds at Grafenwöhr. He was from Welch, Canada (sic, WV) and married at the time of his death."


Joseph Hunter Smith II

1. Delaware, U.S., Marriage Records, 1744-1912; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Joseph H Smith
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 27
Birth Year: abt 1876
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1903
Marriage Place: Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA
Father: Joseph H Smith
Mother: Rosanna Smith
Spouse: Margaret Cummings "


Margaret Cummings

1. Delaware, U.S., Marriage Records, 1744-1912; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Margaret Cummings
[Margaret Cummins]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 24
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1903
Marriage Place: Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA
Father: Wm Cummins
Mother: Jennette Cummins
Spouse: Joseph H Smith "
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 019125; WV Archives Website.
Margaret Cummings Smith; age 88; born 3 Oct 1879 in Philadelphia, PA; widow; living in Welch, WV;
daughter of William and Jeanette (Fisher) Cummings; died 10 Dec 1967 in Stevens Clinic, Welch,
WV; due to cerebral hemorrhage; buried 14 Dec 1967 in West Laural Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia,
PA; informant, Dr. Hunter Smith, Welch, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Graves; 2 Jun 2012; maintained by Find a Grave.
" Margaret C Smith
Birth 1879
Death 1967 (aged 87–88)
Burial
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Moreland 463
Memorial ID 91220408 "


Estill Bailey

1. Russell co, VA; Marriage License #68 028297; Ancestry.com Website.
Estill Bailey; age 42; born 31 May 1926 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Northfork, WV; son of Garney and Hazel (McKinney) Bailey; married on
2 Jul 1968 in Honaker, VA; Charlotte Carlotta Taylor; age 49; born 21 Nov 1918 in WV; single; this is
her 1st marriage (sic, this is her 3rd marriage); 5th grade education; living at General Delivery
Northfork, WV; daughter of Thomas and Ida (Taylor) Taylor (sic?).


Carletta P. Taylor

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 14 Apr 1930; Page 136B; Image 32 of
68; Family #287/350.
Listed as Carlotta Taylor; age 16; born in WV; single; in household of step-father, John L. Kemp,
with mother, Ida (____) Taylor Kemp.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1932); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Jack Martin; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; painter; living at Wytheville, VA; son of Lee
and Mimie; married on 10 Oct 1932 at Bottom Creek, WV; Carletta P. Taylor; age 19; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Vivian, WV; daughter of J.L. and Ida.
3. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #45033; WV Archives Web Site.
Garland Tilley; age 27; born in Smyth Co, VA; widowed; one previous marriage; miner; living in
Pocahontas, VA; son of A.C. and Rebecca (Eldridge) Tilley; married on 6 Nov 1939 in North
Tazewell, VA; Carletta Martin; maiden name Taylor; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow; one
previous marriage; living in Pocahontas, VA; daughter of James and Ida (Kemp) Taylor.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Landgraff; E.D. 24-45; taken 3 Apr 1940;
Page 857B; Image 4 of 34; Houseold #25.
Listed as Carletta Tilley; age 25; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Garland C. Tilley.
5. Russell co, VA; Marriage License #68 028297; Ancestry.com Website.
Estill Bailey; age 42; born 31 May 1926 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 7th grade education;
living at General Delivery, Northfork, WV; son of Garney and Hazel (McKinney) Bailey; married on
2 Jul 1968 in Honaker, VA; Charlotte Carlotta Taylor; age 49; born 21 Nov 1918 in WV; single; this is
her 1st marriage (sic, this is her 3rd marriage); 5th grade education; living at General Delivery
Northfork, WV; daughter of Thomas and Ida (Taylor) Taylor (sic?).


Noah Douglas Bailey

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #36161; Ancestry.com Website.
Noah Douglas Bailey; age 21; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; laborer;
living at Mohawk, WV; son of Roscoe and Elizabeth (Blankenship) Bailey; married on 8 Nov 1963
in Grundy, VA; Rosie Marie Hunt; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; no previous marriage;
unemployed; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter of Roland and Edna (Osborne) Hunt.
2. U.S., Index to Public Records, 1994-2019; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Noah Douglas Bailey [Bailey Noah] [Noah D Bailey]
Birth Date: Jul 1942
Residence Date: 1987-2020
Address: Hc 60 Box 161
Residence: Mohawk, West Virginia, USA
Postal Code: 24862
Second Residence Date: 1997-2007
Second Address: 161 Hc 60
Second Residence: Mohawk, West Virginia, USA
Second Postal Code: 24862
Third Residence Date: 1999
Third Address: 2157 Bull Creek Rd
Third Residence: Mohawk, West Virginia, USA
Third Postal Code: 24862
Fourth Residence Date: 1986-2004
Fourth Address: Po Box 161
Fourth Residence: Mohawk, West Virginia, USA
Fourth Postal Code: 24862 "
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iager, WV; Posted Obit.
"Noah Douglas Bailey, 78 years of age of Mohawk WV, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020 at his daughter’s home in Bourbonnais, Il. He was the son of the late Andrew and Elizabeth Bailey. He was born in Long Branch, VA; moving to Mohawk with his mother after his dad passed away. He was of the Old Regular Baptist faith.

"A coal miner for 35 years, he loved to hunt, ride horses and his four-wheeler. Noah along with his wife Rosie were avid farmers and quilt makers. He was a master woodworker making everything from bread boxed to kitchen cabinets. Noah liked his music; he could pick a tune on just about anything. He was a loving father, grandpa, and great grandpa.

"Funeral services for Noah Douglas Bailey will be conducted Sunday, December 20, 2020. Friends may call at 9:30 a.m. at his home; 1846 Right Fork Road, Bull Creek (Mohawk) with the Reverend David Diveley officiating with burial to follow in the Blankenship Cemetery on the Right Fork of Bull Creek at 10:30 a.m.

'Pallbearers will be family and friends.

"Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV is assisting the family.


Rosie Marie Hunt

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #36161; Ancestry.com Website.
Noah Douglas Bailey; age 21; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; laborer;
living at Mohawk, WV; son of Roscoe and Elizabeth (Blankenship) Bailey; married on 8 Nov 1963
in Grundy, VA; Rosie Marie Hunt; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; no previous marriage;
unemployed; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter of Roland and Edna (Osborne) Hunt.


Andrew Roscoe "Crow" Bailey

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Rock Lick District, taken on 28 Jun 1900, Page 287B, Family #413.
Listed as Crow Bailey, age 11, born in VA in May 1889, in household of father, Lewis Bailey.
2. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Pahe 166; WV Archives Website.
A.R. Bailey; age 27; born in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Alnwick, WV; son of Lewis and
Susan Bailey; married on 2 Sep 1915 in Alnwick, WV; Elizabeth Blankenship; age 22; born in Mingo
Co, WV; single; daughter of Amos and Malinda Blankenship.


Elizabeth Blankenship

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Pahe 166; WV Archives Website.
A.R. Bailey; age 27; born in Logan Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Alnwick, WV; son of Lewis and
Susan Bailey; married on 2 Sep 1915 in Alnwick, WV; Elizabeth Blankenship; age 22; born in Mingo
Co, WV; single; daughter of Amos and Malinda Blankenship.