McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Walter Lee Anderson Sr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Walter Anderson; age 38; born in VA; married; 7th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; automobile mechanic, owns shop; head of household.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'57 006277; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Lee Anderson; age 55; born in Aug 1901 in Damascus, VA; married; mechanic; living in
Welch, WV; son of Tom and Sally (Grubb) Anderson; died 23 May 1957 in Grace Hospital, Welch,
WV; due to cerebral thrombosis, left middle cerebral artery with right hemiplegia; buried 26 May
1957 in Zion Cemetery, Washington Co, VA.


Geraldine Francis "Jean" Landy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Jean Anderson; age 30; born in AR; married; 7th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Walter L. Anderson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 002117; WV Archives Web Site.
Geraldine Anderson; age 54; born 26 jan 1909 in Marietta, AR; widow; housewife; living at 95 Virginia
Ave, Welch, WV; daughter of W.J. and Amanda (Wolford) Landy; died 25 Feb 1964 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to acute coronary occlusion left coronary artery with myocardial infarction; buried
28 Feb 1964 in Zion Cemtery, Damascus, VA.


Erma Gay Anderson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Erma Gay Anderson; age 12; born in VA; 7th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter L. Anderson.


Elsie Ray Anderson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Elsie Ray Anderson; age 10; born in VA; 4th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter L. Anderson.


Wanda Lee Anderson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Wanda Lee Anderson; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter L. Anderson.


Walter Lee Anderson Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as Walter Anderson, Jr; age 7; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter L. Anderson.


James Paul Anderson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken 11 Apr 1940; Page 46B;
Image 28 of 64; Household #230.
Listed as James Paul Anderson; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Walter L. Anderson.
2. U.S., Select Military Registers, 1862-1985; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Paul Anderson
Birth Date: 17 Nov 1936
Birth Place: West Virginia
Military Date: 9 Apr 1964
Publication Date: 1966
Title: U.S. Army Register"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Paul Anderson
[J P Anderson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Nov 1936
Birth Place: Gary McDowel, West Virginia
Death Date: Dec 1987
Father: Walter L Anderson
Mother: Geraldine Landy
SSN: 233546119
Notes: Jan 1952: Name listed as JAMES PAUL ANDERSON;
26 Feb 1988: Name listed as J P ANDERSON"


Jasper Dale Holland

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry,com Web Site.
"Name: Jasper Dale Holland
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 19
Birth Date: 18 Apr 1964
Marriage Registration Place: York, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 4 Jun 1983
Marriage Place: Tabb, Virginia, USA
Father: Earl Dale Holland
Mother: Grace C Wiley
Spouse: Kimberly Dawn Effler "


Kimberly Dawn Effler

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry,com Web Site.
"Name: Kimberly Dawn Effler
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 19
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1963
Marriage Registration Place: York, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 4 Jun 1983
Marriage Place: Tabb, Virginia, USA
Father: David Lowell Effler
Mother: Laura Jane Anderson
Spouse: Jasper Dale Holland "


John Theodore Effler

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1927); Page 51; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Effler; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; married on 14 Aug 1927 at
Matoaka, WV; Ruby Williams; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Rock, WV.


Ruby Williams

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1927); Page 51; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Effler; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Mullens, WV; married on 14 Aug 1927 at
Matoaka, WV; Ruby Williams; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Rock, WV.


Richard Douglas Anderson Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1952); Page 210; WV Archives Web Site.
Richard Anderson; age 21; born and living in Kimball, WV; single; married on 12 Jan 1952 at
Kimball, WV; Phyllis Hamm; age 16; born in Vivian, WV; single; living at Kimball, WV; with consent
of Hobert and Bessie Hamm, parents of Phyllis Hamm.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Richard Douglas Anderson
[Richard D Anderson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Sep 1931
Birth Place: Kimball Mcdo, West Virginia
[Kimball, West Virginia]
Death Date: 23 Oct 2001
Father: Marvin E Anderson
Mother: Margaret E Nance
SSN: 236461688
Notes: Apr 1948: Name listed as RICHARD DOUGLAS ANDERSON;
03 Nov 2001: Name listed as RICHARD D ANDERSON"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Richard Anderson
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 14 Sep 1931
Death Date: 23 Oct 2001
SSN: 236461688
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 9 Jan 1952
Release Date 1: 29 Dec 1958"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by The Guardian; 31 Jul 2007.
" Richard D Anderson, Sr
Birth 14 Sep 1931
Death 23 Oct 2001 (aged 70)
Burial
Linganore Cemetery
Unionville, Frederick County, Maryland"

Additional Information Posted:
"Richard Anderson Sr.

"Obituary
Mr. Richard Douglas Anderson Sr., 70, of 38 E. Sixth St., Frederick, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, W.Va.

"He was the husband of Anna Mae Wetzel Anderson.

"Born Sept. 14, 1931, in Kimball, W.Va., he was a son of the late Marvin E. and Margaret E. Nance Anderson.

"Mr. Anderson was a veteran of the Korean War, where he served with the U.S. Army's 20th Infantry.

"He was employed as an iron worker, and was affiliated with District of Columbia local. He was a member of AMVETS Post 2, Frederick; the Buck & Bass Club; and the Jeffersonian Patriotic Club, Frederick.

"Mr. Anderson was also an accomplished boxer while he served in the Army; and also enjoyed baseball and horseshoes. He was a George Jones fan.

"In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Richard D. Anderson Jr. and wife Tammy of Smithsburg, and John Allen Anderson; three grandchildren, Jeremy Lee Anderson, Rosemarie Elizabeth Decker and Cassandra Sierra Anderson; two great-grandchildren, Jeremy Anderson Jr. and Destiny Anderson; one sister, Phyllis Heim and husband Ray of Virginia Beach, Va.; one half brother, Melvin Anderson Jr.; and several nieces and nephews; two great-nephews; 10 stepchildren; 42 stepgrandchildren; and 19 stepgreat-grandchildren.

"He will also remembered by friend, Darlene Anderson and her sons; and James Layman.

"The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Frederick.

"Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Linganore Cemetery, Unionville.

"Interment will be in the cemetery following services...."


Anna Mae Cornett

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Anna M Anderson
Also Known As A Anderson
Residence Date 30 Dec 2000-19 Jun 2008
Residence Place Frederick, Maryland, United States
Birth Date 15 May 1928
Address Frederick, Maryland 21701
Address Date 30 Dec 2000-19 Jun 2008
2nd Address Frederick, Maryland 21701
2nd Address Date 01 Jun 1998-01 Sep 2000
Possible Relatives Richard D Anderson
Record Number 357527628"
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Loye Philpott Roach; 24 Dec 2007.
" Anna Mae Cornett Anderson
Birth 14 May 1928
Death 25 Jun 2005 (aged 77)
Burial
Linganore Cemetery
Unionville, Frederick County, Maryland"

Additional Information posted:
"Obituary:The Record Herald, June 28, 2005 Anna Mae (Cornett) Philpott Wetzel Anderson, 77, of Frederick died Saturday, June 25, 2005, in the home of her daughter in Frederick. Born May 14, 1928, in Harlan County, Ky., she was the daughter of Robert and Dollie (Johnson) Cornett. She was the widow of Steven Jefferson Philpott, Walter L. Wetzel and Richard Douglas Anderson Sr. Mrs. Anderson worked for Jim's Laundry, Frederick, for a number of years.She also worked for Homewood Retirement Center, Frederick, for more than 23 years. She was a member of AMVETS Post 2 Auxiliary and Francis Scott Key American Legion Post 11 Auxiliary, both of Frederick. She was a homemaker for a number of years and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, cooking, and playing bingo and pinochle. Mrs. Anderson is survived by 10 children, Johnny Ray Cornett of Sidney,Ohio, Janet Langenstein of Hagerstown, David Philpott of West Virginia, Carol Marshall of Waco, Ky., Robert Philpott and Brenda Burkett, both ofGreencastle, and Joyce Sams, with whom Mrs. Anderson lived, Linda Everett, William Philpott and Danny Surber, all of Frederick; 34 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-granchildren. She also is survived by seven siblings, Merlin Cornett of Greencastle, Pa., Tony Cornett of Jackson City, Ohio, Earl Cornett and Thomas Cornett, both of Sidney, Oh., and Curtis Cornett, Strunk, Ky., tow sisters, Molly Leydig, Strunk, Ky., and Betty Smith, Whitley City, Ky., numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Marie Sier, Mary Weedon, Maxine Pierce, Shirley Moberly and Shirley Bell. In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Kyle Victor Cornett; twin brother and sister, Millard "Buddy"Cornett and Mildred (Cornett) Stephens; one grandson, Johnny Wantz; and two sons-in-law, John Sams and Joe Langenstein Jr. Services will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday in Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, Frederick. Burial will be in Linganore Cemetery, Unionville, Md."


Ernestine Patterson

1. 1940 Cenus, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Kyle; E.D. 24-47; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 904B;
Image 4 of 50; Household #36.
Listed as Ernestine Patterson; age 5; born in WV; Negro; no education; not attending school;
lived in Summerlee, Fayette Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Eddie Patterson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Nathaniel Anderson; age 21; born in North Holston, VA; colored; single; living in Detroit, MI;
married on 3 Dec 1954 at Welch, WV; Ernestine Patterson; age 19; born in Yukon, WV; single;
colored; living at Kyle, WV.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernestine Patterson Anderson
[Ernestine Ferguson]
[Ernestine Patterson Patterson]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1935
Birth Place: Yukon, West Virginia
Death Date: 21 Aug 1992
Father: Eddie Patterson
Mother: Mary Junior
SSN: 386363448
Notes: Feb 1955: Name listed as ERNESTINE PATTERSON ANDERSON;
Sep 1965: Name listed as ERNESTINE FERGUSON"
4. Michigan, Death Index, 1971-1996; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernestine Ferguson
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1935
Death Date: 21 Aug 1992
Gender: Female
Residence: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Place of Death: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan"


Melvin Nathaniel Anderson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Nathaniel Anderson; age 21; born in North Holston, VA; colored; single; living in Detroit, MI;
married on 3 Dec 1954 at Welch, WV; Ernestine Patterson; age 19; born in Yukon, WV; single;
colored; living at Kyle, WV.


Ernestine Patterson

1. 1940 Cenus, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Kyle; E.D. 24-47; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 904B;
Image 4 of 50; Household #36.
Listed as Ernestine Patterson; age 5; born in WV; Negro; no education; not attending school;
lived in Summerlee, Fayette Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Eddie Patterson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 160; WV Archives Web Site.
Melvin Nathaniel Anderson; age 21; born in North Holston, VA; colored; single; living in Detroit, MI;
married on 3 Dec 1954 at Welch, WV; Ernestine Patterson; age 19; born in Yukon, WV; single;
colored; living at Kyle, WV.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernestine Patterson Anderson
[Ernestine Ferguson]
[Ernestine Patterson Patterson]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1935
Birth Place: Yukon, West Virginia
Death Date: 21 Aug 1992
Father: Eddie Patterson
Mother: Mary Junior
SSN: 386363448
Notes: Feb 1955: Name listed as ERNESTINE PATTERSON ANDERSON;
Sep 1965: Name listed as ERNESTINE FERGUSON"
4. Michigan, Death Index, 1971-1996; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ernestine Ferguson
Birth Date: 1 Aug 1935
Death Date: 21 Aug 1992
Gender: Female
Residence: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Place of Death: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan"


Beecher Mahlon Galyean

1. North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Beacher Galyean
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1888
Age: 24
Race: White
Spouse: Ada Vernon
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Age: 27
Spouse Race: White
Marriage Date: 21 Jan 1912
Marriage Location: Franklin
Marriage County: Surry
Marriage State: North Carolina"
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; E.D. 24-55; taken 8 May 1940; Page 1055A;
Image 31 of 58; Household #268.
Listed as Becher M. Galyeam; age 56; born in NC; married; 4th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; coal loader in coal mine; head of household.
3. Beta Model Family Tree; Posted by Dana Schutte; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Beecher Mahlon Galyean
Beecher Mahlon Galyean
1887–1978
Birth 24 JUL 1887 • North Carolina
Death JAN 1978 • Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia"


Ada Martha Vernon

1. North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Beacher Galyean
Gender: Male
Birth Date: abt 1888
Age: 24
Race: White
Spouse: Ada Vernon
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Age: 27
Spouse Race: White
Marriage Date: 21 Jan 1912
Marriage Location: Franklin
Marriage County: Surry
Marriage State: North Carolina"
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; E.D. 24-55; taken 8 May 1940; Page 1055A;
Image 31 of 58; Household #268.
Listed as Ada Galyeam; age 58; born in NC; married; 4th grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Beecher M. Gaylan.
3. Beta Model Family Tree; posted by Dana Schutte; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Ada Martha Vernon
1885–1949
Birth 7 AUG 1885 • North Carolina
Death 14 DEC 1949 • Mercer, West Virginia"


Hugh Galyean

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; E.D. 24-55; taken 8 May 1940; Page 1055B;
Image 32 of 58; Household #268.
Listed as Hugh Galyesm; age 17; born in VA; single; 1 yr HS education; attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Beecher M. Gaylan.


Bobby Jack Anderson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; E.D. 24-55; taken 8 May 1940; Page 1055B;
Image 32 of 58; Household #268.
Listed as Bobby Anderson; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandfather, Beecher M. Gaylan.
2. Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bobby Jack Anderson
Spouse: Wanda Frances Maudlin
Marriage Date: 19 Jul 1959
Recorded County: Clark
Page: K01"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bobby Jack Anderson
[Bobby J Anderson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1935
Birth Place: McDowell Mcd, West Virginia
[Welch, West Virginia]
Death Date: 1 Apr 1993
Father: Sherley Anderson
Mother: Zenna Gaylawn
SSN: 236486018
Notes: Jan 1949: Name listed as BOBBY JACK ANDERSON;
20 Feb 1987: Name listed as BOBBY J ANDERSON"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bobby J. Anderson
SSN: 236-48-6018
Last Residence:
95257 Wilseyville, Calaveras, California, USA
BORN: 3 Mar 1935
Died: 1 Apr 1993
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
5. California, Death Index, 1940-1997; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bobby Jack Anderson
Social Security #: 236486018
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1935
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 1 Apr 1993
Death Place: Calaveras
Mother's Maiden Name: Galen"


Wanda Frances Maudlin

1. Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bobby Jack Anderson
Spouse: Wanda Frances Maudlin
Marriage Date: 19 Jul 1959
Recorded County: Clark
Page: K01"