McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Marvin Elmer Anderson Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1930); Page 217; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Anderson; age 21; born in Giles Co, VA; single; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of Douglas
and Clatie; married on 11 jan 1930 in Kimball, WV; Margaret Nance; age 20; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; daughter of Fregate and Joeanna.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Marvin Elmer Anderson
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 29
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Pearisburgh, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 8 Jan 1911
Residence Place: Kimball, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Employer: Koppers Coal Company
Weight: 165
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 11
Next of Kin: Margaret Elva Anderson
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Marvin Elmer Anderson Self (Head)
Margaret Elva Anderson Wife"
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 419; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Anderson; age 42; born in Parisburg, VA; widowed; living in Kimball, WV; married on 19 Apr
1952 in Keystone, WV; Delphia Porter; age 36; born in Ferguson, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Tamela Allison Heim; 27 Jul 2009.
" Marvin E Anderson
Birth 8 Jan 1910
Death 24 Oct 1988 (aged 78)
Burial
Birchlawn Burial Park
Pearisburg, Giles County, Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Marvin Elmer Anderson Sr.Age 78,of 306 Walnut St. Rich Creek,died Monday,October 24, 1988,at his residence, A lifelong resident of Giles County,he was born in Pearisburg on
January 8, 1910, and was the son of the late Douglas and Claytie (Boothe) Anderson. He was a retired coal miner.He was a member of the First Methodist Church Rich Creek, and member of the Giles Lodge #106 A.F.&A.M. of Pearisburg,He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret Elva (Nance) Anderson and a brother Jess Anderson.He is survived by three son's Richard D. Anderson, of Frederick Maryland.Marvin Elmer Anderson Jr. Dublin,Virginia,Patrick Anderson of Oviedo,Florida.One daughter Phyllis Deloris (Anderson) Heim,of Virgina Beach,Va.One brother Tyler Anderson of Rich Creek.Twelve grandchildren and five greatgrandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00p.m. at Riffes's Funeral Chapel in Narrows with the Rev. Don Stansell officiating. Entombment will follow in Birchlawn Abbey with rites conducted be the Giles Lodge #106 A.F.&A.M.The family will recieve friends at Riffe's Funeral Home Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00."


Delphia Mays

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 419; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Anderson; age 42; born in Parisburg, VA; widowed; living in Kimball, WV; married on 19 Apr
1952 in Keystone, WV; Delphia Porter; age 36; born in Ferguson, WV; divorced; living at Welch, WV.


Michael Jess Anderson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8854; WV Archives Web Site.
Michael Jess Anderson; born 27 Jun 1953 in Welch, WV; infant son of Marvin E. and Delphia (Mays)
Anderson; died 27 Jun 1953 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; due to prematurity; buried
29 Jun 1953 in Woodlawn Cemetery; informant, Marvin E. Anderson.


Monroe Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; E.D. 14-2; taken 5 Jun 1940; Page 52A; Image
35 of 80; Household #440.
Listed as Monroe Blankenship; age 31; born in VA; married; no education; lived in Buchanan Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; (occupation can't read); head of household.
2. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Monroe Blankenship
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 31
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 24 Dec 1908
Birth Place: Paynesville, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Pilgrim'S Knob
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Pilgrim'S Knob, Virginia, USA
Employer: G W Horne
Weight: 155
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6
Next of Kin: Stella Blankenship
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Monroe Blankenship Self (Head)
Stella Blankenship Wife"


Stella

1. 1940 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; E.D. 14-2; taken 5 Jun 1940; Page 52A; Image
35 of 80; Household #440.
Listed as Stella Blankenship; age 20; born in VA; married; no education; lived in Buchanan Co, VA
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Monroe Blamkenship.


Shirley E. Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; E.D. 14-2; taken 5 Jun 1940; Page 52A; Image
35 of 80; Household #440.
Listed as Shirley E. Blankenship; age 1; born in VA; in household of father, Monroe Blamkenship.


Amy Hatfield

1. Giles Co, VA; Marriage License #81-039068; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Randall Lee Pack; age 19; born 28 Nov 1961 in OH; this is his 1st marriage; 10th grade education;
living at Rt 1, Box 21B; Cool Ridge, Raleigh Co, WV; son of Norman Kenneth and Mintie Joan
(Harvey) Pack; married on 3 Aug 1981 in Pembroke, VA; Amy Hatfield; age 17; born 24 Mar 1964 in
WV; this her 1st marriage; 10th grade education; living at Rt 1, Box 21B, Cool Ridge, WV; daughter
of Randall Lee and Christine Joyce (Hodge) Hatfield.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Amy Hatfield Kibbey, 55, of Welch, passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 29, 2019 following a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was born in Williamson, WV on March 24, 1964 and was the daughter of the late Randall Hatfield, Sr. and Christine Hodge Hatfield of Welch, WV. Amy graduated from Marshall University with a bachelor’s degree and earned her master’s degree from Radford University in speech pathology. She served as a speech pathologist for McDowell County Schools and McDowell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was a member of the Methodist Church with membership at the First United Methodist Church in Welch, WV. She radiated positivity throughout her illness and never stopped putting others before herself. She dearly loved her grandchildren, nieces and nephews and the color purple. She is survived by her daughter, Erica Lucas and husband, Joshua Watts of Daniels, WV; mother, Christine Hodge Hatfield of Welch; sister, Carolyn H. Falin and husband, David Falin of Welch; sister, Millie Williams and husband, Paul of Clemmons, NC; brother, Randall Lee Hatfield, Jr. and wife, Rachel of Kensington, CT. Two grandchildren: Joshua Jr. and Hunter Watts. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. A celebration of Amy’s life will be held Friday, November 1, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Welch, WV with Rev. Olen Butcher-Winfree officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at First United Methodist Church, Welch from 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church, PO Box 416, Welch, WV 24801 or the McDowell County Commission on Aging, 725 Stewart Street, Welch, WV 24801. Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Hatfield family."


William A. "Willie" Blankenship

1. 1940 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Garden District; E.D. 14-2; taken 5 Jun 1940; Page 52A; Image
35 of 80; Household #440.
Listed as William A. Blankenship; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Monroe Blamkenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie A. Blankenship; age 32; born 19 Feb 1937 in Grundy, VA; divorced; one previous marriage;
Living at Box 131, Fanrock, WV; son of Monroe and Stella (Mullins) Blankenship; married on 19 Jan
1969 in Welch, WV; Essie Hamilton; age 40; born 6 Feb 1929 in Pineville, WV; widow; living at Box
362, Welch, WV; daughter of Mert and Hattie (Jackson) Beverly.


Essie Beverly

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 19 April 1930; Page 160A; Family #79/79.
Listed as Essie Beverly; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Mert Beverly.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 278; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert E. Hamilton; age 29; born in Gilbert, WV; single; living in Welch, WV; son of Bob and Bessie
Hamilton; married on 19 Jan 1953 in Wyoming, WV; Essie Beverly; age 23; born and living in
Wolfpen, WV; single; daughter of Mert and Hattie Beverly.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1969); Page 335; WV Archives Web Site.
Willie A. Blankenship; age 32; born 19 Feb 1937 in Grundy, VA; divorced; one previous marriage;
Living at Box 131, Fanrock, WV; son of Monroe and Stella (Mullins) Blankenship; married on 19 Jan
1969 in Welch, WV; Essie Hamilton; age 40; born 6 Feb 1929 in Pineville, WV; widow; living at Box
362, Welch, WV; daughter of Mert and Hattie (Jackson) Beverly.


Richard W. Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Richd Canada; age 39; born in VA/KY; farmer; head of household.
2. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Richard Canada; age 49; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
3. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Richard Keneda; age 59; born in KY; married; farmer; head of household.


Minnie

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Mina Canada; age 34; born in VA; in household of husband, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Minnie Canada; age 44; born in VA; in household of husband, Richard W. Kennedy.
3. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Minah Keneda; age 54; born in VA; married; keeps house; in household of husband,
Richard W. Kennedy.


Henry S. Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Henry S. Canada; age 11; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


John Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as John Canada; age 8; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as John Canada; age 17; born in VA; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Andrew Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Andrew Canada; age 4; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Andrew Canada; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Van Buren Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Van Buren Canada; age 2; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Frances Marian Kennedy

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (now WV); taken 26 Jul 1860; Page 289; Image 88 of 119;
Family #582/580.
Listed as Frances M. Canada; age 5 mons; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Marian Canada; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Jane Kennedy

1. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 540B;
Image 12 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Jane Canada; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Jane Keneda; age 18; born in VA; single; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Victoria Kennedy

1. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 541A;
Image 13 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Victoria Canada; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Albert Kennedy

1. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 541A;
Image 13 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Albert Canada; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Albert Keneda; age 14; born in VA; single; laborer; in household of father, Richard W.
Kennedy.


Amanda Kennedy

1. 1870 Census; Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; Rich Creek PO; taken 20 Aug 1870; Page 541A;
Image 13 of 17; Family #93/93.
Listed as Amanda Canada; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.
2. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Amanda Keneda; age 13; born in VA; single; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Mary Kennedy

1. 1880 Census, Logan Co, WV; Magnolia District; taken 14 Jun 1880; Page 293A; Image 1 of 20;
Family #1/1.
Listed as Mary Keneda; age 10; born in VA; single; in household of father, Richard W. Kennedy.


Roy Lee Dixon Sr

1. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #8686; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roy L. Dixon; age 21; born in New Richmond, WV; single; welder; living at 327 S. Patrick St.
Alexandria, VA; son of Vester_____ and Aretta Tilley; married on 2 Apr 1965 in Alexandria, VA;
Betty Joyce Almond; age 16; born in Concord, NC; single; living at 327 S. Patrick, St, Alexandria, VA;
daughter of Bradford ______ and Betty Honeycutt.


Betty Joyce Almond

1. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #8686; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roy L. Dixon; age 21; born in New Richmond, WV; single; welder; living at 327 S. Patrick St.
Alexandria, VA; son of Vester_____ and Aretta Tilley; married on 2 Apr 1965 in Alexandria, VA;
Betty Joyce Almond; age 16; born in Concord, NC; single; living at 327 S. Patrick, St, Alexandria, VA;
daughter of Bradford ______ and Betty Honeycutt.


William M. Patterson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
William Patterson; age 25; born in VA; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
unknown parents; married on 26 Aug 1921 at Avondale, WV; Mary Mullins; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Burb and _______.
2. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Dry Fork Road; taken on 14 Apr 1930;
Page 257B; Image 34 of 51; Family #285/289.
Listed as Bill Patterson; age 33; born in VA; married at 24; motorman in coal mine; head of
household.


Mary E. 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. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 92A; Image
26 of 31; Family #237/239.
Listed as Mary Mullins; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Willam B. Mullins.
3.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Lone Jack; Iaeger; Dry Fork Road; taken on
10 Mar 1920; page 246A; Image 33 of 35; Family #232/236.
Listed as Mary Mullins; age 20; born in WV; single; in household of father, William B. Mullins.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
William Patterson; age 25; born in VA; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
unknown parents; married on 26 Aug 1921 at Avondale, WV; Mary Mullins; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Burb and _______.
5. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Dry Fork Road; taken on 14 Apr 1930;
Page 257B; Image 34 of 51; Family #285/289.
Listed as Mary Patterson; age 29; born in WV; married at 19; in household of husband,
William M. Patterson.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 003549; WV Archives Web Site.
Mary Patterson; age 57; born in Jun 1901 at Avondale, WV; married; housewife; living at
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of William B. and Menda (Crigger) Mullins; died 26 Feb 1958 in
Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to myocardical infarction; coronary artery thrombosis with
arteriosclerosis; buried 2 Mar 1958 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by;
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Mary E. Patterson; born 29 Jun 1901; died 26 Feb 1958; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
Patterson headstone also shown with this inscription "DEDICATED TO SGT EARNEST RUEL
PATTERSON, WHO GAVE HIS LIFE THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE".
(This was William M. and Mary's son. Do not know if he is buried here)
8. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Hannah Mullins Ward"; Article; Page 255; submitted by Arthur C. Ward; Box 94,
Bladensburg, OH 43005.


Sandra Patterson

1. 1930 Census; McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Dry Fork Road; taken on 14 Apr 1930;
Page 257B; Image 34 of 51; Family #285/289.
Listed as Sandra Patterson; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, William M. Patterson.