McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Familes and Individuals

Notes


Nick Jeffries

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Nick Jeffers; age 30; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and Mallie
Jeffers; married on 2 Mar 1925 at Welch, WV; Francis Mitchem; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; widow; daughter of Eb and Christina Mitchem.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; Hill above Station; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 7A;
Image 13 of 28; Family #129/137.
Listed as Nick Jeffries; age 36; born in Greece; married at 33; naturalized citizen; immigrated to US in 1915;
cook in restaurant; head of household.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Nick Jeffries; born 16 Nov 1893; died 7 Mar 1961; buried here; headstone photo shown; "TOGETHER FOREVER".


Francis Thursey Mitchem

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Algoma; taken on 5/6 May 1910; Page 11 A;
Image18 of 27; Family #49/57.
Listed as Thursey Mitchem; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Ebb Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1918); Page 53; WV Archives Web Site.
George Mallas; age 33; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and
Angelina; married on 20 Feb 1918 at Welch, WV; Thirsy Mitchem; age 16; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Grover and Christina.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page 28B; Image 14
of 47; Family #131/137.
Listed as George Mellams; age 34; born in Greece; married; coal miner; head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Nick Jeffers; age 30; born in Greece; single; miner; living at Caretta, WV; son of Jim and Mallie
Jeffers; married on 2 Mar 1925 at Welch, WV; Francis Mitchem; age 22; born in McDowell Co,
WV; widow; daughter of Eb and Christina Mitchem.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; War; Hill above Station; taken on 9 Apr 1930; Page 7A;
Image 13 of 28; Family #129/137.
Listed as Frances Jeffries; age 28; born in WV; married at 25; in household of husband, Nick Jeffries.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Frances T. Jeffries; born 25 Aug 1904; died 11 May 1984; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Baby Boy Jeffries

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Big Creek District; Page225; WV Archives, Web Site.
Baby Jefferies; born and died 31 Aug 1939 at War, WV; stillborn; constriction of unbilical cord and premature;
son of Nick and Frances (Mitchell) Jefferies.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Larry E. Smith; 12 Aug 2016.
Baby Boy Jeffries; born and died 23 May 1945; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Otis Jeffries Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 349; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis Jefferies, Jr; age 18; born 9 Mar 1949 at Maitland, WV; single; Negro: living at Box 20, Welch, WV;
son of Otis and Martha (Davis) Jefferies; married on 10 Jun 1967 at Gary, WV; Avon Alexander; age
16; born 18 Jun 1950 in Welch, WV; single; Negro; living at Box 605, Gary, WV; daughter of H.B. and
Daisy (Hariston) Alexander.


Avon Alexander

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1967); Page 349; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis Jefferies, Jr; age 18; born 9 Mar 1949 at Maitland, WV; single; Negro: living at Box 20, Welch, WV;
son of Otis and Martha (Davis) Jefferies; married on 10 Jun 1967 at Gary, WV; Avon Alexander; age
16; born 18 Jun 1950 in Welch, WV; single; Negro; living at Box 605, Gary, WV; daughter of H.B. and
Daisy (Hariston) Alexander.


Abraham Lincoln "Link" Mullins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 218, William Burb
Mullins article, submitted by Arthur C. Ward, Box 94, Bladensburg, OH 43005.
William Burb Mullins, son of Allen and Ruth Jones Mullins, born in Jun 1875
at Avondale, WV; married Arminda Crigger on 16 Jun 1898; died 26 Jul 1957;
buried in Mullins Cemetery at Avondale, WV.
Children were: Abraham, Mary, Minerva, Hannah and Barbara.
2.1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 243B;
Image 10 of 65; Family #83/83.
Listed as Abraham L. Mullins; age 11 mons; born in Jun 1899; in household of father, William B. Mullins.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 92A; Image
26 of 31; Family #237/239.
Listed as Linken Mullins; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Willam B. Mullins.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 82; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV;
son of W.B. and Minda; married on 20 Mar 1919 at Lex, WV; Alice May Belle Dole; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of James and ________.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 31; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Lex, WV; son of W.B. and
Minda; married on 29 Nov 1929 at Wilcoe, WV; Stella Barnett; age 23; born in Cal?, VA' widow;
daughter of _________.


Alice May Belle Dole

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 82; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV;
son of W.B. and Minda; married on 20 Mar 1919 at Lex, WV; Alice May Belle Dole; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of James and ________.


Abraham Lincoln "Link" Mullins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 218, William Burb
Mullins article, submitted by Arthur C. Ward, Box 94, Bladensburg, OH 43005.
William Burb Mullins, son of Allen and Ruth Jones Mullins, born in Jun 1875
at Avondale, WV; married Arminda Crigger on 16 Jun 1898; died 26 Jul 1957;
buried in Mullins Cemetery at Avondale, WV.
Children were: Abraham, Mary, Minerva, Hannah and Barbara.
2.1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 243B;
Image 10 of 65; Family #83/83.
Listed as Abraham L. Mullins; age 11 mons; born in Jun 1899; in household of father, William B. Mullins.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 92A; Image
26 of 31; Family #237/239.
Listed as Linken Mullins; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Willam B. Mullins.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 82; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV;
son of W.B. and Minda; married on 20 Mar 1919 at Lex, WV; Alice May Belle Dole; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of James and ________.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 31; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Lex, WV; son of W.B. and
Minda; married on 29 Nov 1929 at Wilcoe, WV; Stella Barnett; age 23; born in Cal?, VA' widow;
daughter of _________.


Stella Mae Starnes

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 92; WV Archives Web Site.
Link Mullins; age 31; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Lex, WV; son of W.B. and
Minda; married on 29 Nov 1929 at Wilcoe, WV; Stella Barnett; age 23; born in Cal?, VA' widow;
daughter of _________.


Herman John Richards Sr

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Richard; age 21; born in Detroit, MI; single; living at Kopperston, WV; son of William and
Ruth Richard; married on 5 Jul 1950 at Oceana, WV; Janice Toler; age 16; born in Amherstdale, WV;
single; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Andrew and Flossie Toler.


Janice Marie Toler

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 405; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Richard; age 21; born in Detroit, MI; single; living at Kopperston, WV; son of William and
Ruth Richard; married on 5 Jul 1950 at Oceana, WV; Janice Toler; age 16; born in Amherstdale, WV;
single; living at Oceana, WV; daughter of Andrew and Flossie Toler.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Janice Marie Toler Richard, 83, of Kopperston, WV passed away on Monday February 19, 2018 at Bowers
Hospice House, Beckley, WV. She was born on March 29, 1934 in Amherstdale, WV a daughter of the late
Andrew William and Flossie Bias Toler. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband
Herman John Richard.; two daughters Donna Farley and Christine Jonsson; and two sons John Richard, Jr.
and James Richard. Survivors include two daughters Teresa Canterbury of Kopperston and Linda King of
Valley Center, KS; two sisters Kathalene Toler of Bolt and Lorraine Whittington of Martinsville, VA; a
brother James Toler; and a host of other loving family and friends. In keeping with her wishes she will be
cremated and will be laid to rest in Kopperston Community Cemetery...."


Herman John Richards Jr

1. West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999; LDS Web Site.
"Name John Herman Richards
Event Date 07 Oct 1960
Event Place Mullens, Wyoming, West Virginia
Gender Male
Age (Expanded) 3 days
Birth Date 04 Oct 1960
Birthplace Mullens, W. Va.
Father's Name Herman Richards
Mother's Name Janice Taler
Residence Place Kopperston, W. Va.
Burial Place Kopperston, W. Va.
Burial Date 09 Oct 1960
Affiliate Repository Type County Records"


Andrew William Toler

1.1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysvelle District, taken on 26 Apr 1910;
Page 191B, Family #151.
Listed as Andrew Toler, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Harvey B. Toler.
2. E-mail, Suzanne Emerson Christie, 23 Jul 2003, achristie@woh.rr.com. posted at Web Site
http://groups.msn.com/ClarenceEmersonFrenchburgKY.
Andrew Toler; died on 29 Jul 1968.
3. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1924); Page 173; Line #36; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Toler; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Accoville, WV; miner; son of H.B. and Lyda
(Smoot) Toler; married on 2 Oct 1924 at Accoville, WV; Flossie Bias; age 19; born in WV; single;
living at Accoville, WV; daughter of Ira and Venia (____) Bias.


Flossie Bias

1. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1924); Page 173; Line #36; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew Toler; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Accoville, WV; miner; son of H.B. and Lyda
(Smoot) Toler; married on 2 Oct 1924 at Accoville, WV; Flossie Bias; age 19; born in WV; single;
living at Accoville, WV; daughter of Ira and Venia (____) Bias.


Herman Carter Baker

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestery.com Web Site.
"Name: Herman Carter Baker
Race: White
Age: 21
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Marion, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 2 May 1919
Residence Place: Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 26 Oct 1940
Occupation: Louis Sherman Store
Weight: 179
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Ora Elizabeth Baker
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Herman Carter Baker Self (Head)
Ora Elizabeth Baker Mother"
2. World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Herman C. Baker
Rank: Sergeant
Branch: United States Army
Birth Date: 2 May 1918
Service Date: 13 Oct 1942
Parent 1 Name: Mrs. Ora Baker
State: West Virginia
County: McDowell"
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 201; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman C. Baker; age 26; born in Marion, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 11 Oct 1945
at Welch, WV; Helen Louise Hawthorne; age 26; born in Havaco, WV; single; living at Welch, WV.
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Herman Carter Baker
Birth Date: 2 May 1919
Death Date: 27 Apr 1984
Cemetery: Maple Hill Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Bluefield, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."
5. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Herman Baker
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 2 May 1919
Death Date: 27 Apr 1984
SSN: 233142863
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 27 Oct 1942
Release Date 1: 24 Sep 1945"


Helen Louise Hawthorn

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 201; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman C. Baker; age 26; born in Marion, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on 11 Oct 1945
at Welch, WV; Helen Louise Hawthorne; age 26; born in Havaco, WV; single; living at Welch, WV.