McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Spicie Toler

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 20/21 Apr 1910, Page 238B, Family #51.
Listed as Sparcy Shannon (sic, Toler), age 1, born in WV, in household of Edward E. Shannon with
parents.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clearfork District, taken on 2/3 Jan 1920, Page 204A, Family #5.
Listed as Spicie Toler, age 11 , born in WV, in household of father, Walter F. Toler.
3. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records; Book#__(1924); Page 105; WV Archives Web Site.
AaronToler; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Sun Hill, WV; son of Peter and Mary Toler
married on 11 Oct 1924 at Sun Hill, WV; Spicie Toler; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at
Sun Hill, WV; daughter of W.F. and Vada Toler.


James Laxton

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1960); Page 302; WV Archives Web Site.
James Laxton; age 22; born at Keyrock, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Sam and Mary Laxton;
married on 16 Apr 1960 at Glen Fork, WV; Genevie Johnson; age 18; born and living in Oceana, WV; single;
daughter of Mack and Lula Johnson.


Geneva Deloris Johnson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol#__(1960); Page 302; WV Archives Web Site.
James Laxton; age 22; born at Keyrock, WV; single; living at Lynco, WV; son of Sam and Mary Laxton;
married on 16 Apr 1960 at Glen Fork, WV; Genevie Johnson; age 18; born and living in Oceana, WV; single;
daughter of Mack and Lula Johnson.
2. Stafford Funeral Home, Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Genevie Deloris Laxton, 76, of Portsmouth, OH passed away on Monday December 18, 2017 at Southern
Ohio Medical Center, Portsmouth, OH. She was born on November 22, 1941 in Crany, WV a daughter of the
late Connard Mackie and Lula Bailey Johnson. Genevie attended Toneda Missionary Baptist Church and
Crany Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by four sisters; Narcissa
Hatfield, Mildred Acord, Virginia Stafford and Patricia Johnson; and two brothers; Darrell and James
Johnson; and a host of nieces and nephews. Survivors include a daughter Edna June (Danny) Laxton
Claypool of West Portsmouth, OH; a son Allen (Beth) Laxton of Lynco; three grandchildren Joshua A. (Lisa)
Laxton of Davin, WV, Maryann (Michael) Cline of Radford, VA and Danica Faith Claypool of West
Portsmouth; three great great granddaughters; four brothers; Wayville Johnson of Bolt WV, Connard
Johnson of Aberdeen WA, Franky Johnson of Chicago IL, and Doyle Johnson of Crany WV; and a host of
other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday December 21, 2017 in
the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Dewight Stafford and Rev. James Walker
officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Edgar William Kenneda

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 26/27 Jan 1920, Page 211B, Family #125.
Listed as Edgar Keneda, age 4 yrs, 5 months, born in WV, in household of father, Albert Kenaday.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 170A;
Family #112/113.
Listed as Edgar Kenedy; age 14; born in WV; in household of step-father, Walter Allen.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clearfork District; Guyan; E.D. 55-7; taken on 11 Apr 1940; Page
150B; Image 18 of 48; Household #125.
Listed as Edgar Kenneda; age 22; born in WV; single; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; roadwork for W.P.A.; in household of mother, Nancy Harper Kenneda Allen.
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edgar Kenneda
SSN: 234-28-7237
Last Residence:
24882 Simon, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 8 Feb 1915
Died: Sep 1982
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Dorothy Combs

1. U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2017; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dorothy Combs Kenneda
Gender: Female
Death Age: 84
Birth Date: 20 Oct 1921
Death Date: 20 May 2006
Obituary Date: 24 May 2006
Newspaper Title: The Register Herald
Newspaper Place: Wisconsin, USA" (sic, Beckley, WV)
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dorothy Kenneda
[Dorothy Combs]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 2 Feb 1920
Birth Place: Clay County, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 May 2006
Father: Toma Combs
Mother: Mary J Baker
SSN: 234452027
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Evidence other than birth record submitted; U.S. citizen or alien allowed to work.
Notes: 07 Nov 1997: Name listed as DOROTHY KENNEDA"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dorothy Kenneda
Last Residence:
24839 Hanover, Wyoming, West Virginia
BORN: 2 Feb 1920
Died: 20 May 2006
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1997-1999)"


Edward Hash Colonel

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 287; WV Archives Web Site.
Colonel Edward Hash; age 21; born in Maben, WV; single; living at Glen Fork, WV; son of
Colonel Mack and Carrie Hash; married on 14 Feb 1947 at Oceana, WV; Joyce Walker; age
18; born and living at Glen Fork, WV; daughter of Emory and Golda Walker.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Oceana, WV; Posted Obit.
"Colonel Edward Hash, 91, of Kopperston, WV passed away on Tuesday December 26, 2017 at his home. He
was born on April 21, 1926 in Maven, WV a son of the late Colonel Mack and Carrie Morgan Hash. Colonel is
a United States Marine Veteran. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife of 45 years
Joyce Walker Hash; a daughter Yvonne Crutchfield; a grandson Jeremy Kidd; and a special friend Nancy
Steffey. Survivors include two daughters Patricia (Brent Sutphin) Kidd of Oceana and Toni Lelaine (Gregory)
Grubb of Kopperston; two sons Randall Mack (Teresa) Hash of Kopperston and Steve (Vickie) Hash of North
Wilkesboro, NC; ten grandchildren Dale Crutchfield, Randy Hash, Ryann Hash, Daniel Hash, Steven Hash,
Michael Hash, Adana Homan, Jake Royal, Matthew Grubb and Austin Grubb; ten great grandchildren Dustin
Crutchfield, Nathan Crutchfield, Samantha Hash, Mikey Hash, Cylei Holman, Myah Holman, Skylar Royal,
Levi Grubb, Kinlee Grubb and Mavrick Grubb; two great great grandchildren and a host of other loving
family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday December 29, 2017 in the Chapel of
Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Ricky Proffitt officiating. He will be laid to rest in Palm
Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV."


Joyce Walker

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 287; WV Archives Web Site.
Colonel Edward Hash; age 21; born in Maben, WV; single; living at Glen Fork, WV; son of
Colonel Mack and Carrie Hash; married on 14 Feb 1947 at Oceana, WV; Joyce Walker; age
18; born and living at Glen Fork, WV; daughter of Emory and Golda Walker.


Alfred Lewis Kyne

1. 1930 Census, Morgan Co, WV; Rocky Gap District; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 198B; Image 6 of 12;
Family #61/61.
Listed as Alfred L. Kyne; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, George H. Kyne.
2. 1940 Census, Morgan Co, WV; Rocky Gai District; E.D. 33-6; taken on 19 Apr 1940; Page 100A;
Image 9 of 18; Household #80.
Listed as Alfred Kyne; age 10; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same
house on1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George H. Kyne.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 71; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred Lewis Kyne; age 31; born in Berkeley Springs, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; married on
2 Aug 1948 at Welch, WV; Bessie Mortis; age 21; born in Hazard, KY; single; living at Welch, WV.
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Alfred Kyne
SSN: 232-46-3732
BORN: 3 Aug 1929
Died: Apr 1976
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 30 Dec 2013.
Alfred Kyne; born 2 Aug 1929; died 4 Apr 1976; buried here; headstone photo shown; "GOD LOVE'S
YOU BEST".


Bessie Mortis

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 71; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred Lewis Kyne; age 31; born in Berkeley Springs, WV; single; living at Welch, WV; married on
2 Aug 1948 at Welch, WV; Bessie Mortis; age 21; born in Hazard, KY; single; living at Welch, WV.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Bessie Kyne
Residence Date 01 Jan 1998-01 Jan 2004
Residence Place Raysal, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 21 Aug 1928
Address 58 PO Box
Address Continued Raysal, West Virginia 24879
2nd Address 631 Washington Sq
2nd Address Continued Pulaski, Virginia 24301
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1996-01 Oct 2007
Possible Relatives Alfred Kyne, Lorna L Kyne..."


James H. Dean

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 348; WV Archives Web Site.
James H. Dean; age 21; born in Davy, WV; single; living at Alpoca, WV; son of Willie Lee Dean
and Pauline Dean-Osborne; married on 5 Apr 1947 at Alpoca, WV; Freda Gillespi; age 23; born at
Hemphill, WV; single; living at Alpoca, WV; daughter of Walter and Margaret Ann Gillespie.


Freda Virginia Gillespie

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Mohegan; E.D. 24-37; taken on 4 Apr
1940; Page 745A; Image 3 of 35; Household #18.
Listed as Freda Gillespie; age 17; born in WV; 8th grade education; not attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of brother, John E. Gillespie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
James H. Adkins; age 22; born in Twin Branch, WV; single; living at Davy, WV; was issued a license to
marry on 3 Jul 1946 in McDowell Co, WV; Freda Virginia Gillespie; age 22; born in Roderfield, WV;
single; living at Davy, WV; no return by minister.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 348; WV Archives Web Site.
James H. Dean; age 21; born in Davy, WV; single; living at Alpoca, WV; son of Willie Lee Dean
and Pauline Dean-Osborne; married on 5 Apr 1947 at Alpoca, WV; Freda Gillespi; age 23; born at
Hemphill, WV; single; living at Alpoca, WV; daughter of Walter and Margaret Ann Gillespie.


Andrew Gilbert "Andy" Adkins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
G.A. Adkins; age 23; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; painter; living at Elkhorn, WV; son of T.P. and M.B.;
married on 14 dec 1914 at Elkhorn, WV; Thelma Brannock; age 22; born in Sarah (sic, Surry) Co, NC;
single; daughter of Burnett and Tenessee.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Crozer; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 95A; Image 13
of 45; Family #125/125.
Listed as Andy Adkins; age 28; born in VA; married; house painter; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 163B; Image 87 of 103; Family #811/821.
Listed as G.A. Adkins; age 39; born in WV; married at 21; house painter; head of household.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name:Gilbert Andy Adkins
Gender:Male
Race:White
Birth Date:28 Sep 1892
Birth Place:Anawalt, West Virginia
Father:Thomas P Adkins
Mother Susan Yates
SSN:236162140
Notes:Sep 1937: Name listed as GILBERT ANDY ADKINS"
5. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name:Andy Gilbert Adkins
Gender:Male
Race:White
Death Age:48
Birth Date:abt 1892
Death Date:3 Jun 1940
Death Place:Pulaski, Pulaski, Virginia, USA
Registration Date5 Jun 1940
Father:Thomas Paton Adkins
Mother:Susian Virginia Yates
Spouse:Thelma Brannock
6. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name:Andy Gilbert Adkins
Birth Date 28 Sep 1891
Birth Place Carroll County, Virginia, United States of America
Death Date:3 Jun 1940
Death Place: Pulaski, Pulaski County, Virginia, United States of America
Cemetery: Chestnut Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Lambsburg, Carroll County, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?:Y
URL:https://www.findagrave.com/mem... "


Thelma Brannock

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1914); Page 128; WV Archives Web Site.
G.A. Adkins; age 23; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; painter; living at Elkhorn, WV; son of T.P. and M.B.;
married on 14 dec 1914 at Elkhorn, WV; Thelma Brannock; age 22; born in Sarah (sic, Surry) Co, NC;
single; daughter of Burnett and Tenessee.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Crozer; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 95A; Image 13
of 45; Family #125/125.
Listed as Thelma Adkins; age 19; born in NC; married; in household of husband, Andrew G. Adkins.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 1 Aug 2014.
Thelma Adkins; born 15 Jun 1889; died 16 Nov 1972; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Walter George Adkins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Crozer; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 95A;
Image 13 of 45; Family #125/125.
Listed as Walter Adkins; age 2 yrs, 2 months; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.
2. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 163B; Image 87 of 103; Family #811/821.
Listed as Walter Adkins; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Walter George Adkins
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Toney Hill, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 28 Jun 1917
Residence Place: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Employer: Unemployed
Weight: 160
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: William Henry Adkins
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Walter George Adkins Self (Head)"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Walter George Adkins
[Walter G Adkins]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 28 Jun 1917
Birth Place: Welch, West Virginia
Death Date: 24 Mar 1978
Father: Andy G Adkins
Mother: Thelma Bartlett
SSN: 225148532
Notes: Aug 1938: Name listed as WALTER GEORGE ADKINS;
6 Sep 1996: Name listed as WALTER G ADKINS"
5. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Walter Adkins
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 27 Jul 1917
Death Date: 24 Mar 1978
SSN: 225148532
Enlistment Date 1: 15 Nov 1943
Release Date 1: 5 Feb 1944"
6. Roanoke Co, VA; Death Certificate #78 010677; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter George Adkins; age 60; born 27 Jun 1917; married; husband of Mabel R, Adkins; retired
N&W RR; served in armed forces; living at 5575 Cresant Blvd, SW, Roanoke VA; son of Andy and
Themla (Brannock) Adkins; died 24 Mar 1974 at his residence; due to coronary thrombosis; buried
in East Hill Cemetery, Salem, VA; informant, Mabel R. Adkins.


Effie Virginia Adkins

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Crozer; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 95A; Image 13
of 45; Family #125/125.
Listed as Virginia Adkins; age 4 months; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.
2. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 163B; Image 87 of 103; Family #811/821.
Listed as Virginia Adkins; age 11; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.


Edward Jay Adkins

1. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 163B; Image 87 of 103; Family #811/821.
Listed as E.J. Adkins; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Edward J Adkins
Residence Date 01 Jan 1993-01 Jan 1998
Residence Place Iola, Kansas, United States
Address Iola, Kansas 66749
Address Date 01 Jan 1993-01 Jan 1998
Possible Relatives Clanci Adkins, Gretchen Katrina Adkins, Valicia Ellen Adkins, Vicky A Adkins
Record Number 255319917"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edward J Adkins
[Edward Jay Adkins]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 May 1924
Birth Place: Elkhorn, West Virginia
[Elkhorn Mcdo??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 1 Aug 2000
Father: Gilbert A Adkins
Mother: Thalma E Bennett
SSN: 223305778
Notes: Nov 1943: Name listed as EDWARD J ADKINS;
Sep 1953: Name listed as EDWARD JAY ADKINS"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Edward J Adkins
Birth Date: 7 May 1924
Birth Place: Elkhorn, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 1 Aug 2000
Death Place: Iola, Allen County, Kansas, United States of America
Cemetery: Highland Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Iola, Allen County, Kansas, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Gene Adkins

1. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 6 May 1930; Page 163B; Image 87 of 103; Family #811/821.
Listed as Gene Adkins; age 3; born in KY; in household of father, Andrew G. Adkins.


Gertrude Adkins

1. Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gertrude Adkins
Date of Birth: 27 Jul 1929
Birth Place: Pike, Kentucky, USA
Mother's name: Thelma Brannock
Volume Number: 075
Certificate Number: 37043
Volume Year: 1929"
2. Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1964;
"Name: Gertrude Adkins
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 0
Birth Date: 3 Aug 1929
Birth Place: Toler
Death Date: 3 Aug 1929
Death Place: Pike, Kentucky, USA
Father: Gilbert A Adkins
Mother: Thelma Brannock "