Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Lonnie Horn

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records Vol #__(1926); Page 344; WV Archives Web Site.
Lonnie Horn; age 41; born in Anderson Co (sic, Anson), NC; single; colored; employed by R.R;
living at Iaeger, WV; son of James and Kate; married on 13 Mar 1926 at Welch, WV; Minnie Welch;
age 40; born in Wythe Co, VA; divorced; colored; daughter of Hugh and Fannie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #15588; WV Archives Web Site.
Lonnie Horne; age 68; born 8 Oct 1885 in Wadesboro, NC; married; colored; laborer; living at Kimball, WV;
son of James and Katie (Henry) Horne; died 15 Dec 1953 at Kimball, WV; apoplexy; buried 17 Dec 1953
in Iaeger Memorial; informant, Fannie Baker.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 23 Oct 2015.
Lonnie Horne; born 8 Oct 1885; died 15 Dec 1953; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Minnie Welch

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records Vol #__(1903); Page 96; WV Archives Web Site.
Isaac Noel; age 28; born in Henry Co, VA; single; black; miner; living at Marytown, WV; son of
Peter and Harriett; married on 15 Jan 1903 at Marytown, WV; Minnie Welch; age 21; born in Wythe
Co, VA; single; black; daughter of Hugh and Frances.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 171A;
Image 11 of 20; Family #179/180.
Listed as Minnie Nowel; age 26; born in VA; mulatto; married once for 8 yrs; 4 children; 3 living; in
household of husband, Isaac A. Noel
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records Vol #__(1926); Page 344; WV Archives Web Site.
Lonnie Horn; age 41; born in Anderson Co (sic, Anson), NC; single; colored; employed by R.R;
living at Iaeger, WV; son of James and Kate; married on 13 Mar 1926 at Welch, WV; Minnie Welch;
age 40; born in Wythe Co, VA; divorced; colored; daughter of Hugh and Fannie.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3247; WV Archives Web Site.
Minnie Horn; age 62; born in Ivanhoe, VA; married; colored; living at Iaeger, WV; housewife; daughter
of unknown parents; died 2 Jan 1949 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to adeno carcinoma left breast
with metastesis; buried 5 Jan 1949 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Jun 2014.
Minnie Horne; born in 1882; died in 1949; buried here; headstone photo shown; "ONE WORTHY OF
REMEMBRANCE"


Kennetta Kay Friend

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #70 005243; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy Ray Griffey; age 31; born 22 jan 1939 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2yrs HS
education; living at Rt 1, Bucyrus, Crawfor Co, OH; son of George Woodrow and Nettie Beatrice
(Wyatt) Griffey; married on 14 feb 1970 in Pearisburg, VA; Kennetta Kay Smith; maiden name Friend;
age 21; born 9 Jul 1948 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Rt 1,
Bucyrus, Crawford Co, OH; daughter of Kenneth Hale and Emma Leona (Bonnell) Friend.


Billy Ray Griffith

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy, E.D. 24-37; taken on 24 Apr 1940;
Page 757A; Image 28 of 35; Household #55.
Listed as Billy Ray Griffie; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Griffith.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 6; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Ray Griffey; age 21; born in Big Sandy, WV; single; living at Box 41, Big Sandy, WV; marroed on
22 December 1958 at Roderfield, WV; Alva Faye Morgan; age 21; born in Wolf Pen, WV; single; living
at Hensley, WV.
3. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #70 005243; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy Ray Griffey; age 31; born 22 jan 1939 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 2yrs HS
education; living at Rt 1, Bucyrus, Crawfor Co, OH; son of George Woodrow and Nettie Beatrice
(Wyatt) Griffey; married on 14 feb 1970 in Pearisburg, VA; Kennetta Kay Smith; maiden name Friend;
age 21; born 9 Jul 1948 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 3 yrs HS education; living at Rt 1,
Bucyrus, Crawford Co, OH; daughter of Kenneth Hale and Emma Leona (Bonnell) Friend.


Clarence Moody Miller

1. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Clarence Moody Miller
Birth 8 Apr 1917
USA
Death 20 Jun 1953 (aged 36)
USA
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 95485968 "


Evelyn Lucille Griffith

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Wiley B. Griffith"; Article; Page 155; submitted by Elizabeth G.
McClanahan; HC 61, Box 18AA, Grundy, VA 24614.
2. FindAgrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Evelyn G. Griffith Miller
Birth 2 Mar 1916
Bradshaw, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 20 Jul 1954 (aged 38)
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 95486040 "


Robert Lee Thornquist

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 19/20 Jun 1900; Page 248B; Image
20 of 68; Family #175/175.
Listed as Robert L. Thornquist; age 8 mons; born in Sep 1899 in WV; in household of father, John
Perry Thornquist.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Taken 11 May 1910; page 94A; Image 30
of 31; Family #271/273.
Listed as Robert L. Thornquist; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, John P. Thornquist.
3. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #2065; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Robert Lee Thornquest; age 18; born 28 Sep 1899; living in Yukon, WV; coal miner; employed by
Buchanan Coal Co, Yukon, WV; nearest relative, Sarah Thornquest, Yukon, WV; tall with slender
build; blue eyes and light hair.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Susanna precinct; taken 23 Jan 1920; Page
35B; Image 28 of 47; Family #265/274.
Listed as Lee Thornquist; age 20; born in WV; single; motorman in coal mine; in household of father,
John P. Thronquist.
5. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 69; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Thornquest; age 28; born in Panther, WV; living at Cranberry, WV; married on 13 May
1928 at Beckley, WV; Ruth Leeady; age 18; born in Readyfield, WV; living at Cranberry, WV.


Ruth Captole Leedy

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 69; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Lee Thornquest; age 28; born in Panther, WV; living at Cranberry, WV; married on 13 May
1928 at Beckley, WV; Ruth Leeady; age 18; born in Readyfield, WV; living at Cranberry, WV.