McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Johnson "Johnse" New

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 181; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnson New; age 22; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; miner; living at War Eagle, WV; son of Pent and
Martha New; married on 26 Apr 1923; Lena Patrick; age 21; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; living at
Wharncliffe, WV; daughter of Alex and Rosa Patrick.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Shelina New 30 Nov 2002.
" Johnson New
Birth 29 Feb 1900
Death 19 Feb 1979
Burial
New Family Cemetery
Mingo County, West Virginia, USA"


Lena Patrick

1. Mingo Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1923); Page 181; WV Archives Web Site.
Johnson New; age 22; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; miner; living at War Eagle, WV; son of Pent and
Martha New; married on 26 Apr 1923; Lena Patrick; age 21; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; living at
Wharncliffe, WV; daughter of Alex and Rosa Patrick.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Shelina New; 20 Nov 2002.
" Lena Patrick New
Birth 10 Jul 1902
Death 18 Oct 1982 (aged 80)
Burial
New Family Cemetery
Mingo County, West Virginia, USA "


Charles "Peanut" New

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Valerie Neal; 30 May 2015.
" Charles “Peanut” New
Birth 29 Apr 1929
Death 6 Dec 1981 (aged 52)
Burial
New Family Cemetery
Mingo County, West Virginia, USA "


Joseph Jezreel Thompson

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: J. J. Thompson
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 21
Birth Date: 1889
Birth Place: , Wythe, VA
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1910
Marriage Place: Wytheville, Wythe, Virginia
Father: A. M. Thompson
Mother: M. J. Six
Spouse: Susan M. Martin
FHL Film Number: 34255
Reference ID: P127 L125"
2. Richard Thompson Family; posted by weedmancoweta; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Joseph Jezreel Thompson
1890–1954
Birth 15 SEP 1890 • Wythe, Virginia, USA
Death 25 MAY 1954 • Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, USA"
3. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Joseph Jezrell Thomason
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 63
Birth Date: 15 Sep 1890
Birth Place: , Virginia, United States
Residence Place: Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina
Death Date: 25 May 1954
Death Place: Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, USA
Father: A M Thompson
Mother: Margaret Jane Six "
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by C. Frost; 24 Feb 2011.
" Joseph Jezreel Thompson
Birth 15 Sep 1890
Death 25 May 1954 (aged 63)
Burial
East End Cemetery
Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA "


Susan Nannie Martin

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Susan M. Martin
Gender: Female
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Age: 21
Birth Date: 1889
Birth Place: , Wythe, VA
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1910
Marriage Place: Wytheville, Wythe, Virginia
Father: Fred Martin
Mother: Lora Ann Sage
Spouse: J. J. Thompson
FHL Film Number: 34255
Reference ID: P127 L125"
2. Richard Thompson Family; posted by weedmancoweta; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Susan Nannie Martin
1890–1974
Birth 13 JUNE 1890 • Virginia
Death 7 JULY 1974"
3. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Susan Nannie Martin Thompson
[Susan Nannie Martin Martin]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 84
Birth Date: 13 Jun 1890
Birth Place: , Virginia, United States
Residence Place: Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina
Death Date: 7 Jul 1974
Death Place: Kernersville, Forsyth, North Carolina, USA
Father: Freel Martin
Mother: Laura Ann Sage "
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by C. Frost; 24 Feb 2011.
" Susan Nannie Martin Thompson
Birth 13 Jun 1890
Death 7 Jul 1974 (aged 84)
Burial
East End Cemetery
Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA"


James Franklin Thompson

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Rich K.; 16 May 2012.
" James Franklin Thompson
Birth 24 Jan 1914
Wythe County, Virginia, USA
Death 21 Sep 1975 (aged 61)
Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
East End Cemetery
Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA "


Margaret Lora Thompson

1, Fredericksburg, VA; Marriage License #69 006403; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Everett L. Williams; age 49; born 15 Aug 1919 in GA; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at 730 SW St. Clair Ave, Portland, OR; son of George Robert and Bessie (Briley)
Williams; married on 7 Mar 1960 in Fredericksburg, VA; Lora T. Braswell; age 51; born 1 Jan 1918;
in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at 1400 Kenmore Ave,
Fredericksburg, VA; daughter of Joseph and Susan (Martin) Thompson.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Margaret Thompson Braswell
[Lora Thompson Braswell]
[Lora Williams]
[Margaret Thompson Thompson]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Jan 1916
Birth Place: Eckman McDow, West Virginia
[Eckman, West Virginia]
Death Date: 20 Feb 2001
Father: Joseph J Thompson
Mother: Susan N Martin
SSN: 238286540
Notes: Sep 1940: Name listed as MARGARET THOMPSON BRASWELL;
Oct 1966: Name listed as LORA THOMPSON BRASWELL;
Jul 1969: Name listed as LORA THOMPSON WILLIAMS;
27 Feb 2001: Name listed as LORA T WILLIAMS"


Delmer Frank Billings Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken 2 Apr 1930; Page 15A; Image
1 of 29; Family #2/2.
Listed as Frank Billings; age 4 yrs 4 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Wint Billings.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Elbert; E.D. 24-5; taken 26 Apr 1940; Page 104A;
Image 49 of 70; Household #368.
Listed as Frank Billings; age 13; born in VA; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Wint Billings.
3. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Delmer Frank Billings
Race: White
Age: 18
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Rugby, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 22 Oct 1926
Residence Place: Elbert, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 23 Oct 1944
Employer: Student
Weight: 154
Complexion: Freckled
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Red
Height: 6
Next of Kin: Lessie Billings
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Delmer Frank Billings Self (Head)
Lessie Billings Mother"
4. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Delmar F Billings
Birth Year: 1926
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Virginia
State of Residence: Virginia

Enlistment Date: 22 Mar 1945
Enlistment State: West Virginia
Enlistment City: Huntington
Branch: No branch assignment
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life

Education: 2 years of high school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 00
Weight: 000"
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 428; WV Archives Web Site.
Delmar Frank Billings; age 21; born in Grant, VA (sic, Rugby, VA); age 21; single; living in Gary, WV;
married on 26 Jun 1948 in Our Lady of Victory Church, Gary, WV; Helen Victoria Hajash; age 24; born
in Elbert, WV; single; living in Gary, WV.
6. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Delmer “Frank” Billings, 92, of Welch WV, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018, at his residence. Born, October 22, 1926, in Rugby, VA; he was the son of the late Wint and Lessie Waddell Billings.

"He was a 1946 graduate of Gary High School. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the 82nd Airborne Division. He received his industrial engineer degree while serving in the Army. He worked for U.S. Steel Mining in Gary, WV; where he was a Mine Forman for many years and then went to work for the Capels Mine. He later worked for the Government. He was a member of the Welch Kiwanis Club, Chamber of Commerce, American Legion, and St Peter Catholic Church in Welch WV. He enjoyed football and most sports. He was a religious and compassionate man.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Helen Billings, and three Brothers.

"Survivors include, his wife Catherine, one daughter Barbara and husband Bill, three sons, Anthony, Chris, and Delmer Billings and wife Rosetta, one sister Thelma Spivey; grandchildren, Justin, Aliya and Kalee Stevenson and , Jonathan (Lindsey) and Valarie (Mark) Scofield, great grandchildren, Jace, Javlyn, Lexie, Brittany, Steven, and Samantha; great great grandchildren, Zander, and Christopher; Special friends, Jimmy and Mary Spence.

"A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 12 Noon from St Peter Catholic Church in Welch WV with Father Tony Lacson Celebrant. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell WV; where Military Graveside Rights will be conducted by the VFW Post 1144 Iaeger...."


Georgia Lee Bledsoe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1938); Page 299; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence E. Roberts; born 10 feb 1917 in panther, WV; living at iaeger, WV; son of Levi and Etta;
married on 26 Aug 1938 at Iaeger, WV; Georgia Lee Bledsoe; born 21 May 1916 in Pardz
(sic, Pardee), VA; living at iaeger, WV; daughter of K.B. and Nettie.


Donnie Lee Lester

1. Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1917-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Donnie Lee Lester
Gender: Male
Age: 28
Birth Date: abt 1958
Birth Place: W. Vir.
Marriage Date: 22 Aug 1986
Marriage Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Spouse: Patricia Jean Hensley "
2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Donnie L Lester
Birth Date: 24 Nov 1957
Address: 808 Arbor Ave, Indianapolis, IN, 46221-1268 (1995)"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Donnie Lee Lester
[Donnie L Lester]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 24 Nov 1957
Birth Place: Iaeger McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 16 Oct 2003
SSN: 236903241
Notes: Feb 1971: Name listed as DONNIE LEE LESTER;
23 Oct 2003: Name listed as DONNIE L LESTER"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Donnie L. Lester
SSN: 236-90-3241
Last Residence:
24845 Ikes Fork, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Born: 24 Nov 1957
Died: 16 Oct 2003
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1970)"


Patricia Jean Hensley

1. Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1917-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Patricia Jean Hensley
Gender: Female
Age: 28
Birth Date: abt 1958
Birth Place: Indiana
Marriage Date: 22 Aug 1986
Marriage Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Spouse: Donnie Lee Lester "


Dennie Rodney Davis

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; Little Cub Creek; E.D. 55-8; taken 22 Apr 1940;
Page 179B; Image 29 of 43; Household #229.
Listed as Donnie R. Davis; age 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Marvin V. Davis.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88-014183; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dennis Rodney Davis; age 48; born 3 Jan 1940 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first
marriage ended 5 Mar 1985; 8th grade education; living at Box 32, North Spring, WV; son of Marvin
and Liddie (Trent) Davis; married on 13 Apr 1988 in Buchanan Co, VA; Dottie Lou Davis; maiden
name, Justice; age 44; born 3 Sep 1944 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended 6 Mar 1988; 8th grade education; living at Box 32, North Spring, WV; daughter of Ireland
and Onie (Toler) Justice.
3. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Dennie R Davis
Also Known As Denny R Davis
Event Date 01 Jun 2002
Event Place North Spring, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 03 Jan 1940
Address North Spring, West Virginia 24869
Address Date 01 Jun 2002
2nd Address North Spring, West Virginia 24869
2nd Address Date 01 Jul 1998
3rd Address North Spring, West Virginia 24869
3rd Address Date 01 Feb 1992-05 Dec 2008
Possible Relatives Kimberlery L Hunt
Affiliate Identifier 171316010"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dennie Rodney Davis
[Dennie R Davis]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Jan 1940
Birth Place: North Spring, West Virginia
[Welch, West Virginia]
Death Date: 24 Sep 2006
Father: Marvin Davis
Mother: Liddie Trent
SSN: 234640942
Notes: Oct 1957: Name listed as DENNIE RODNEY DAVIS;
07 Dec 2004: Name listed as DENNIE R DAVIS"
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dennie R. Davis
Last Residence:
24869 North Spring, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Born: 3 Jan 1940
Died: 24 Sep 2006
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1957-1958)"


Dorothy Lou "Dottie" Justice

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88-014183; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Dennis Rodney Davis; age 48; born 3 Jan 1940 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first
marriage ended 5 Mar 1985; 8th grade education; living at Box 32, North Spring, WV; son of Marvin
and Liddie (Trent) Davis; married on 13 Apr 1988 in Buchanan Co, VA; Dottie Lou Davis; maiden
name, Justice; age 44; born 3 Sep 1944 in WV; divorced; this is her 2nd marriage; first marriage
ended 6 Mar 1988; 8th grade education; living at Box 32, North Spring, WV; daughter of Ireland
and Onie (Toler) Justice.


Michael Ray Lambert

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #75-040939; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Michael Ray Lambert; age 19; born 21 May 1956 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 1 yr HS
education; living at Rt1, Box 53; Herndon, WV; son of Barney and Elsie Mary (Church) Lambert;
marriad on 9 Sep 1975 in Tazewell, VA; Anna June Combs; age 16; born 27 Apr 1959 in WV; single;
this is her 1st marriage; 2 yrs HS education; living at Rt 1, Box 29, Herndon, WV; daughter of Oscar
and Princess Ilene (Colbird) Combs.
2. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #88-037868; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Michael Ray Lambert; age 32; born 21 May 1956 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first
marriage ended 23 Jul 1986; 9th grade education; living at General Delivery, Hanover, WV; son of
Barney and Eslie Mary (Church) Lambert; married on 1 Jul 1988 in Tazewell, VA; Kimberly Lynn
Davis; age 19; born 5 Nov 1968 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; living at PO Box 11, North
Spring, WV; daughter of Dennie Rodney and Dorothy Lou (Justice) Davis.


Kimberly Lynn Davis

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #88-037868; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Michael Ray Lambert; age 32; born 21 May 1956 in WV; divorced; this is his 2nd marriage; first
marriage ended 23 Jul 1986; 9th grade education; living at General Delivery, Hanover, WV; son of
Barney and Eslie Mary (Church) Lambert; married on 1 Jul 1988 in Tazewell, VA; Kimberly Lynn
Davis; age 19; born 5 Nov 1968 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage; living at PO Box 11, North
Spring, WV; daughter of Dennie Rodney and Dorothy Lou (Justice) Davis.