McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Boley Trent

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1905); WV Archives Website.
Boley Trent; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Smith and Martha;
married on 4 Apr 1905 at the home of Smith Trent; Elizabeth Norman; age 22; born in Dixon, KY;
living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of __________.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Book #__(1957); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Boley Trent; age __; born in 1881 in McDowell Co, WV; married; retired timberman; living at Isaban,
WV; son of Smith and Martha (Cline) Trent; died on 23 Aug 1957 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, McDowell
Co, WV from a heart attack; buried on 26 Aug 1957 at Beech For; Wharncliffe, WV; informant,
McKinley Hatfield, Wharncliffe, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Patty Greene; 2 Jul 2020.
" Boley Trent
Birth 1881
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 23 Aug 1957 (aged 75–76)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Beechfork Cemetery
Wharncliffe, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 212148311"

Additional Information Posted:
"Son of Smith Trent (1847-Deceased) and Martha "Mattie" Cline-Trent ( 1850-Deceased).

"Brother of Mary Ann Trent (1868-1922), Sarah Trent (1875-Deceased), Siggabertha Trent (1880-Deceased), Selophias "Lefa" Trent (1883-1959), Nicholas Trent (1887-Deceased), William Anderson Trent (1889-1958), and George C. Trent (1894-Deceased).

"Married to Elizabeth "Betty" Norman-Trent (1883-1965) on April 4, 1905 in Uno, Trent, Wyoming County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, Wyoming County, WV, 1905, Page 253, Application Date: April 4,1905).

"Father of Tennessee Trent-Hatfield (1905-Deceased), Mazie Jane Trent-Mounts (1910-Deceased), Mona Trent-Musick (1916-1995), Monroe Trent (1926-1940), Mason Trent (1927-2007), Ider "Ida" Trent-Cline (1933-2020), Edith Trent-Brandon(Deceased), Calas Trent-Stafford (1936-2008), Naomi Trent-Hatfield (Deceased, Lettie Trent-Hatfield (Deceased) and McKinley Trent (Deceased).

"Boley Trent was a retired timberman. He died at age 76 from a heart attack (per WV Certificate of Death #57-011822 Dist #240 Serial #124, McDowell County, WV, 1957)."


Elizabeth "Betty" Norman

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1905); WV Archives Website.
Boley Trent; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Smith and Martha;
married on 4 Apr 1905 at the home of Smith Trent; Elizabeth Norman; age 22; born in Dixon, KY;
living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of __________.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Patty Greene; 2 Jul 2020.
" Elizabeth “Betty” Norman Trent
Birth 1883
Dixon, Webster County, Kentucky, USA
Death 7 Sep 1965 (aged 81–82)
Wharncliffe, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Beechfork Cemetery
Wharncliffe, Mingo County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 212148417"

Additional Information Posted:
"Elizabeth Betty Trent, 84, of Wharncliffe, died late Tuesday, September7, 1965 at home from a coronary occlusion (per WV Certificate of Death #65-013564 Dist #300 Serial #316, Mingo County, WV, 1965). She was formerly of Isaban and had lived in Wharncliffe for the past eighteen months. She was a member of the Church of God of Wharncliffe.

"She was born in Barnshed, KY to the late Riley Norman (Deceased) and Rebecca Church-Norman (Deceased). In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Boley Trent (1881-1957) whom she married on April 4, 1905 in Uno, Trent, Wyoming County, WV (per WV Marriage License Register, Wyoming County, WV, 1905, Page 253, Application Date: April 4, 1905); and a son, Monroe Trent (1926-1940).

"Survivors include eight daughters, Tennessee Trent-Hatfield (1905-Deceased), Mazie Jane Trent-Mounts (1910-Deceased), Ider "Ida" Trent-Cline (1933-2020) and Mona Trent-Musick (1916-1995) of Wharncliffe, Edith Trent-Brandon (Deceased) of Jolo, Calas Trent-Stafford (1936-2008) of Hanover, Naomi Trent-Hatfield (Deceased) and Lettie Trent-Hatfield (Deceased) of Columbus, OH; two sons, Mason Trent (19272-2007) and McKinley Trent (Deceased) of Wharncliffe; 55 grandchildren and 77 great grandchildren.

"The body will be taken from Fanning Funeral Home in laeger to the residence at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, September 9, 1965. Funeral services will be conducted at the Wharncliffe Church of God at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 11, 1965 with Rev. J. C. Bragg Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Beech Fork Cemetery of Wharncliffe.

"SOURCE: Bluefield Daily Telegraph; Bluefield, WV; Thursday, September 9, 1965; Page 2."


Lucinda

1. 1910 Census, Pittsylvania Co, VA; Callands District; taken 30 Apr 1910; Page 100A; Image 23 of 27;
Family #205/208.
Listed as Lucinda Adkins; age 39; born in VA; married once (before, this marriage was for 4 yrs); 9
children; Black; in household of husband, William H. Adkins.


Lula B Witcher

1. 1910 Census, Pittsylvania Co, VA; Callands District; taken 30 Apr 1910; Page 100B; Image 24 of 27;
Family #205/208.
Listed as Lula B. Witcher; age 20; born in VA; single; Black; farm laborer; in householf of step-father,
William H. Adkins.


William Hobert Dowell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Hobart Dowell; age 32; born in NC; married at 19; motorman in coal mine; head of
household.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Rich K; 8 Apr 2011.
" William Hobert Dowell
Birth 11 May 1897
Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Death 26 Feb 1964 (aged 66)
North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Rachel Baptist Church Cemetery
Roaring River, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 68062161"

Additional Information Posted:
"Husband of Bertha B. Dowell; son of Millard and Sarah Jane (Caudill) Dowell."


Bertha A. Blackburn

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Bertha Dowell; age 28; born in NC; married at 15; in household of husband, Hobart Dowell.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Coy O. York; 23 Feb 2014; maintained by Merlin.
" Bertha Blackburn Dowell
Birth 29 Apr 1902
Death 5 Mar 1980 (aged 77)
Burial
Rachel Baptist Church Cemetery
Roaring River, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 125535773"


Earnest Dowell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Earnest Dowell; age 8; born in NC; in household of father, Hobart Dowell.


Raymond Millard Dowell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Raymond Dowell; age 5; born in NC; in household of father, Hobart Dowell.
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Daddiesxgurl; 23 May 2012.
" Raymond Millard Dowell
Birth 29 Sep 1924
Gary, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 11 Sep 1968 (aged 43)
Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Rachel Baptist Church Cemetery
Roaring River, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 90644526"


Marie Dowell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Marie Dowell; age 2 yrs, 1 mon; born in NC; in household of father, Hobart Dowell.


Lacy Dowell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 1B; Family 20/20.
Listed as Lacy Dowell; age 11; born in NC; in household of father, Hobart Dowell.


Roscoe Monroe Clyburn

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 198; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Monroe Clyburn; age 19; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Itmann, WV; son of Tuck and
Clara Clyburn; married on 2 Nov 1935 in Itmann, WV; Mrs. Rosie Belcher; age 32; born in Monroe
Co, WV; living in Itmann, WV; daughter of Wilc and Mary Ballard.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Barbara Pryor; 2 Jan 2013.
" Roscoe Monroe Clyburn
Birth 31 Mar 1917
Affinity, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
Death 11 Jan 2004 (aged 86)
Conneaut, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA
Burial
Glenwood Cemetery
Conneaut, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"CONNEAUT - Roscoe M Clyburn, age 86, of Conneaut, died Sunday afternoon, January 11, 2004 , at his residence.

"Roscoe was born on March 31, 1917 in Affinity, WV, the son of the late W. T. and Clara (Walker) Clyburn. He attended grade school and later went to work, for over 40 years, as a coal miner for the Consolidated Coal Company of West Virginia.

"He was a member of the United Miners Workers Union and of the First Baptist faith. He has lived in the Conneaut area for the past 20 years, coming from Mullins, WV. He enjoyed gardening and carpenter work and remodeling the house.

"Roscoe was preceded in death by his parents; Rose Ballard, his first wife; two sons, Ted and John; and three brothers, James, Thomas and Henry.

"He is survived by his wife, Lola Mae (Scruggs) Clyburn; three sons, J. William Clyburn of Dayton, OH, Joseph Clyburn of Columbus and Douglas Curry of FL; two step-sons, Wilbert E. and Margaret Robinson of Conneaut and Robert and Mary Belcher of Sophia, WV; one step-daughter, Mary and Oakley Blevins of Beckley, WV; a sister, Grace Howe of Burgeon, NY, nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

"Funeral Services will be held at the RAISIAN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 581 Harbor Street, Conneaut, on Thursday, January 15, 2004 at 1pm with Reverend Tim Krause, of the Church of God, officiating.

"Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Conneaut.

"Calling hours will be held on Thursday, January 15, 2004, from 11am until the time of the service.

"pub: Star Banner on Jan. 12, 2004.
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"Wed Mrs. Rose (Ballard) Belcher on Nov 2, 1935 in Mullens, Wyoming, WV."


Rose Lilly "Rosie Ballard

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 21Apr 1930; Page 115B;
Family #532/556.
Listed as Rose Belcher; age 26; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, Robert L.
Belcher.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 198; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Monroe Clyburn; age 19; born in Raleigh Co, WV; living at Itmann, WV; son of Tuck and
Clara Clyburn; married on 2 Nov 1935 in Itmann, WV; Mrs. Rosie Belcher; age 32; born in Monroe
Co, WV; living in Itmann, WV; daughter of Wilc and Mary Ballard.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by historianne; 20 Mar 2013.
" Rose Lilly “Rosie” Ballard Clyburn
Birth 9 Mar 1902
Red Sulphur Springs, Monroe County, West Virginia, USA
Death May 1975 (aged 73)
Mullens, Wyoming County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Sunset Memorial Park
Beckley, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
Plot Westview 1-28, I Section"

Additional Information Posted:
"Woman Dies in Hospital
"Mullens – Mrs. Rose Clyburn, 71, of 610 Guyandotte Ave. in Mullens, died at 9:30 P.M. Monday May 12th, in a Mullens hospital after a long illness.

"Born, March 9, 1904, at Red Sulphur Springs, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs.Wilson Ballard.

"Survivors include her husband, Roscoe Clyburn; five sons, Bob Belcher of Sophia, Bill Clyburn of Dayton, Ohio, John Douglas and Joe Clyburn all of Columbus: two daughters, Mrs. Mary Helen Blevins of Mullens and Mrs. Thelma Cisco of Columbus, and a sister, Mrs. Ada Broyles of Stanford: 20 grandchildren and a great grand-child.

"The body is at Sam Foglesong, Nease and Neely Funeral Home in Mullens.

"Beckly Post – Herald; Beckley. W.V.; Wednesday 14 May 1975; Page 09."