McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Isaac O. Rider

1. "Marriage Index:KY,NC,TN,VA,WV 1828 1850", CD #229, Family Tree Maker.
Isaac Rider married Lucretia Sandeford on 6 Sep 1833 in Wythe Co, VA.
2. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA, taken on 17 Jul 1850, Page 230B, Family #91.
Listed as Issac O. Rider, age 46, born in PA, shoemaker, head of household.
3 "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 2.
G.H. Rider, age 23, married Anfaline Odell, age 28, on 27 Apr 1868.
Born in Wytheville, VA, parents were Isaac and Rhoda Rider.


Rhoda E. Barnes

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA, taken on 17 Jul 1850, Page 230B, Family #91.
Listed as Rhoda Rider Rider, age 22, born in VA, in household of husband, Isaac O. Rider.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 2.
G.H. Rider, age 23, married Anfaline Odell, age 28, on 27 Apr 1868.
Born in Wytheville, VA, parents were Isaac and Rhoda Rider.
3. 1880 Census, Kanawha Co, WV, taken on 18 Jun 1880, Page 263A, Family #202.
Listed as Rhoda Rider, age 51, born in VA, farmer, head of household.


Mary Rider

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA, taken on 17 Jul 1850, Page 230B, Family #91.
Listed as Mary Rider, age 3 , born in VA, in household of father, Isaac O. Rider.


John Rider

1. 1850 Census, Wythe Co, VA, taken on 17 Jul 1850, Page 230B, Family #91.
Listed as John Rider, age 6 months, born in VA, in household of father, Isaac O. Rider.


Thomas R. Rose

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #___(1869); Page 20; 52 written in; WV Archives
Web Site.
Thomas Rose; age 20; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; farmer; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of
Israel and Sally Rose; married on 19 May 1869 at B.W.P. Lockhart's; Arnecy Harman; age 24; born
in Tazewell Co, VA; single; living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Charter and Elizabeth Harman.
2. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River District, Family #109.
Listed as Thomas Rose, age 21, as head of household.
3. 1880 Census, Pocahontas Co, WV, Edney District, taken on 25 Jun 1880, Page 172A, Family #257.
Listed as Thomas R. Rose, age 28, born in WV, farm laborer, head of household.
4. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 114A,
Family #241.
Listed as Thomas Rose, age 55, born in May 1845, married 30 yrs, farm laborer, head of
household.
5. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Clear Fork District, taken on 27 May 1910, Page 70A, Family #507.
Listed as Thomas Rose, age 75, born in VA, married once for 30 yrs, boader, farm laborer, in
household of William Harrison.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 3/4 Feb 1920, Page 93A, Family #74.
Listed as Thomas Rose, age 89, born in VA, in household of son, William Rose.
7. McDowell County, WV Deaths; WV Archives Web Site; Registration #17159.
Thomas Rose; age 96 (sic) yrs, 5 mons, 17 days; born on 1 May 1833(sic, abt 1845); farmer,
widower; son of Ike and Sally Smith Rose; born in McDowell Co, Wv; died at Caretta, McDowell Co,
WV on 18 Oct 1929 hypertensive heart disease.


Arrena "Rena" Harman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #___(1869); Page 20; 52 written in; WV Archives
Web Site.
Thomas Rose; age 20; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; farmer; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of
Israel and Sally Rose; married on 19 May 1869 at B.W.P. Lockhart's; Arnecy Harman; age 24; born
in Tazewell Co, VA; single; living in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Charter and Elizabeth Harman.
2. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River District, Family #109.
Listed as Arrena Rose, age 26, in household of husband, Thomas Rose.
3. 1880 Census, Pocahontas Co, WV, Edney District, taken on 25 Jun 1880, Page 172A, Family #257.
Listed as Rena Rose, age 31, born in WV, in household of husband, Thomas R. Rose.
4. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 114A, Family #241.
Listed as Irenia Rose, age 54, born in Jan 1846, married 30 yrs, 8 children, 7 living, in household of
husband, Thomas R. Rose.
5. 1910 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Clear Fork District, taken on 27 May 1910, Page 70A, Family #507.
Listed as Arena Rose, age 74, born in VA, married once for 30 yrs, 8 children, 6 living, boader, in
household of William Harrison.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 3/4 Feb 1920, Page 93A, Family #74.
Listed as Reniah Rose, age 86, born in VA, in household of son, William Rose.


Lewis C. Rose

1. 1880 Census, Pocahontas Co, WV, Edney District, taken on 25 Jun 1880, Page 172A, Family #257.
Listed as Lewis Rose, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Thomas R. Rose.
2. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 114A, Family #241.
Listed as Lewis C. Rose, age 28, born in Apr 1872, in household of father, Thomas R. Rose.


Catherine Rose

1. 1880 Census, Pocahontas Co, WV, Edney District, taken on 25 Jun 1880, Page 172A, Family #257.
Listed as Catherine Rose, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Thomas R. Rose.


Margaret Rose

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 114A, Family #241.
Listed as Margaret Rose, age 19, born in Apr 1881, in household of father, Thomas R. Rose.


William Rose

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersonville District, taken on 16 Jun 1900, Page 114A, Family #241.
Listed as William Rose, age 12, born in Jul 1887, in household of father, Thomas R. Rose.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 3/4 Feb 1920, Page 93A, Family #74.
Listed as William Rose, age 32, born in VA, lumber mill laborer, head of household.


Daniel Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Daniel Johnson, age 60, as head of household.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 784.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Daniel Johnston, age 75, head of household, a farmer.
3. 1850 Census, Smythe Co, VA, page 207, Family #688.
Listed as Daniel Johnson, age 45, born in VA, head of household, a
blacksmith.


Eliza J. Atwell?

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Eliza Johnson, age 47, in household of husband, Daniel Johnson.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 784.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Eliza Johnston, age 63, in household of husband, Daniel Johnson.
3. 1850 Census, Smythe Co, VA, page 207, Family #688.
Listed as Eliza J. Johnson, age 27, born in VA, in household of husband,
Daniel Johnson.
There is also an Agnes Atwell, age 64, in this household. Is this Eliza's
mother?


Virginia Johnson

1. 1850 Census, Smythe Co, VA, page 207, Family #688.
Listed as Virginia Johnson, age 4, born in VA, in household of father,
Daniel Johnson.


Oregon Johnson

1. 1850 Census, Smythe Co, VA, page 207, Family #688.
Listed as Oregon Johnson, age 3, born in VA, in household of father,
Daniel Johnson.


Eliza J. Johnson

1. 1850 Census, Smythe Co, VA, page 207, Family #688.
Listed as Eliza J. Johnson, age 1, born in VA, in household of father,
Daniel Johnson.


Adaline Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Adaline Johnson, age 18, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.


Almedia Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Almedia Johnson, age 14, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.


Polly Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Polly Johnson, age 8, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.


Patrick Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Patrick Johnson, age 4, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 784.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Patrick Johnston, age 13, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.


Henry Shepherd

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV...", page 8.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 105.
Henry Shepherd, age 21, born in Smythe Co, VA, son of Win and Sina
Shepherd, married on 10 Sep 1875 Roda Indiana Johnson, age 18, also born in
Smythe Co, VA, daughter of Daniel and Eliza Johnson.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 800.
Big Creek District, page 005.
Listed as Henry Shepherd, age 23, head of household.


Rhoda Indiana Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Rhoda Johnson, age 12, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV...", page 8.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 105.
Henry Shepherd, age 21, born in Smythe Co, VA, son of Win and Sina
Shepherd, married on 10 Sep 1875 Roda Indiana Johnson, age 18, also born in
Smythe Co, VA, daughter of Daniel and Eliza Johnson.
3. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 800.
Big Creek District, page 005.
Listed as Rhoda Shepherd, age 20, in household of husband, Henry Shepherd.


Amanda J. Shepherd

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 800.
Big Creek District, page 005.
Listed as Amanda Shepherd, age 4, in household of father, Henry Shepherd.


Eliza Shepherd

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 800.
Big Creek District, page 005.
Listed as Eliza Shepherd, age 2, in household of father, Henry Shepherd.


Oscar N. Shepherd

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 800.
Big Creek District, page 005.
Listed as Oscar N. Shepherd, age 3 months, in household of father, Henry
Shepherd.


John Albert Deskins

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 019.
Listed as John A. Deskins, age 23, head of household, a farmer.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV...", page 13.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 108.
John A. Deskins, age 22, born in Wayne Co, WV, son of John and Sallie
Deskins, married on 25 Mar 1879 Amanda Johnson, age 18, born in Smythe Co,
VA, daughter of Daniel and Eliza Johnson.
3. 1870 Census, Logan Co, WV, Magnolia Township, page 539A, Family #72.
Listed as Albert Deskins, age 12, in household of father, John Deskins.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "John W. Deskins"; Article; Page 140; submitted by Mrs Cloia Baker
Deskins, 21 Belfast Court, Hartford City, IN 47348.


Amanda K. Johnson

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #118.
Listed as Amanda Johnson, age 10, in household of father, Daniel Johnson.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV...", page 13.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 108.
John A. Deskins, age 22, born in Wayne Co, WV, son of John and Sallie
Deskins, married on 25 Mar 1879 Amanda Johnson, age 18, born in Smythe Co,
VA, daughter of Daniel and Eliza Johnson.
3. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 019.
Listed as Maudy Deskins, age 20, in household of husband, John A. Deskins.


John W. Deskins

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 019.
Listed as John W. Deskins, age 26 months, in household of father, John A.
Deskins.


Albert Shepherd

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #119.
Listed as Albert Shepherd, age 24, as head of household, a farm laborer.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 800.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Albert Shepherd, age 34, head of household, a farmer.


Oregon

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #119.
Listed as Oregon Shepherd, age 23, in household of husband, Albert Shepherd.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 800.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Oregon Shepherd, age 33, in household of husband, Albert Shepherd.


Margaret Shepherd

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 800.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Margaret Shepherd, age 7, in household of father, Albert Shepherd.


Marinda E. Shepherd

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 800.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Marinda E. Shepherd, age 3 months, in household of father, Albert
Shepherd.


William Smith

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #120.
Listed as William Smith, age 21, as head of household, a farm laborer.


Lexis

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #120.
Listed as Lixas Smith, age 21, in household of husband, William Smith.


Franklin Smith

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #120.
Listed as Franklin Smith, age 9, in household of father, William Smith.
Franklin is probably a son by previous marriage. William' wife, Lexis, would
have only been 12 at time of Franklin's birth; therefore, dought this is his
mother.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 800.
Big Creek Township, page 004.
Listed as Franklin Smith, age 19, in household of Albert Shepherd, as a
border, farm laborer.


Richard A. Delung

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #121.
Listed as Richard Delong, age 32, as head of household, a farm laborer.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as R.A. Delung, age 44, head of household, a farmer.
3. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #280.
Listed as Richard A. Delung, age 61, born in Aug 1838 in VA, married 1 year,
head of household.
"Richard Delung married Alice Gadd, widow of Wilson Gadd, on 25 Dec 1898 in
Webster Co, WV"


Mary Adaline

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #121.
Listed as Adaline Delong, age 27, in household of husband, Richard Delong.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as Mary A. Delung, age 35, in household of husband, Richard A.
Delong.


George W. Delung

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as George W. Delung, age 8, in household of father, Richard A.
Delong.


Samuel A. Delung

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as Samuel A. Delung, age 6, in household of father, Richard A.
Delong.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 24.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 114.
Samuel Delung, age 30, widowed born in Smyth Co, VA, son of William and
Parmela Delung, married on 24 Nov 1885 Susan White, age 22, born in Buchanan
Co, VA, daughter of John and Mary White.
3. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as Samuel A. Delung, age 27, born in May 1873 in VA, single, teacher,
in household brother-in-law, Albert A. Compton.


Isaac R. Delung

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as Isaac R. Delung, age 5, in household of father, Richard A.
Delong.


May B. Delung

1. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #280.
Listed as May B. Delung, age 14, born in Aug 1885 in WV, in household of
father, Richard Delung.


Albert A. Compton

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 19.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 112.
Albert A. Compton, age 23, born in Buchanan Co, VA, son of John and Eliabeth
Compton, married on 16 Jan 1883, Mary S. Delong, age 17, born in Smythe Co,
VA, daughter of R.A. and Lina Delong.
2. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as Asailant? Compton, age 39, born in Dec 1860 in VA, married 17
years, head of household.


Mary S. Viola Delung

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #121.
Listed as Viola Delong, age 2, in household of father, Richard Delong.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as Mary S. Delung, age 12, in household of father, Richard A.
Delong.
3. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 19.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 112.
Albert A. Compton, age 23, born in Buchanan Co, VA, son of John and Eliabeth
Compton, married on 16 Jan 1883, Mary S. Delong, age 17, born in Smythe Co,
VA, daughter of R.A. and Lina Delong.
4. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as Mary S. Compton, age 32, born in Sep 1867 in VA, married 17 yrs,
in household of husband, Albert A. Compton. Has had 3 children, all living.


William F. Compton

1. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as William F. Compton, age 14, born in Apr 1886 in WV, in household
of father, Albert A. Compton.


Walter C. Compton

1. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as Walter C. Compton, age 12, born in Jun 1887 in WV, in household
of father, Albert A. Compton.


Ernest I. Compton

1. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #279.
Listed as Ernest I.. Compton, age 2, born in Apr 1898 in WV, in household
of father, Albert A. Compton.


William H. Delung

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Tug River PO, Big Creek District, Family #121.
Listed as William Delong, age 1, in household of father, Richard Delong.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 774.
Sandy River Township, page 001.
Listed as William H. Delung, age 10, in household of father, Richard A.
Delong.
3. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #272.
Listed as William H. Delung, age 30, born in Jul 1869 in WV, married less
than a year, head of household.


Matilda L. Clifton

1. 1900 Census, Webster Co, WV, Glade District, Family #272.
Listed as Matilda L.(Clifton) Delung, age 17, born in Jun 1882 in WV,
married less than a year, in household of husband, William Delung.