McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Paul V. Selvey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; E.D. 24-25; taken 26 Apr 1940;
Page 515A; Image 64 of 77; Household #661.
Listed as Paul Salvey; age 28; born in Scotland; married; 2 yrs HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; brattice man for Koppers Coal Co; in household of father-in-law, David Printiss,
with wife and 2 children.


Clementine H. Printiss

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; E.D. 24-25; taken 26 Apr 1940;
Page 515A; Image 64 of 77; Household #661.
Listed as Clementine Salvey; age 20; born in Scotland; married; 3 yrs HS education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, David Printiss, with husband and 2 children.


Juanita Selvey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; E.D. 24-25; taken 26 Apr 1940;
Page 515A; Image 64 of 77; Household #661.
Listed as Juanita Salvey; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of grandfather, David Printiss, with
parents.


David Leslie Selvey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Keystone; E.D. 24-25; taken 26 Apr 1940;
Page 515A; Image 64 of 77; Household #661.
Listed as David Salvey; age 8; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandfather, David Printiss, with parents.
2. Alleghany Co, NC; Marriage License #4553; Ancestry.com Website.
David Leslie Selvy; age 20; living in Keystone, WV; son of Paul V, and Clementine H. Selvy; married
on 10 May 1958 at the Baptist Parsonage, Sparta, NC; Alice East; age 18; living in Keystone, WV;
daughter of Russell and Jeanie East.


Alice East

1. Alleghany Co, NC; Marriage License #4553; Ancestry.com Website.
David Leslie Selvy; age 20; living in Keystone, WV; son of Paul V, and Clementine H. Selvy; married
on 10 May 1958 at the Baptist Parsonage, Sparta, NC; Alice East; age 18; living in Keystone, WV;
daughter of Russell and Jeanie East.


Colin Jennings

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Collin Jennings; age 28; born in England; single; motorman; living at Kimball, WV; son of Robert and
Emma; married on 21 May 1916 at Welch, WV; Zeiue D. Horn; age 22; born in Earlsbrook, OK;
single; daughter of D.C.H. and Mary.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 19/21 Jan 1920; Page 160A; Image
12 of 24; Family #309/352.
Listed as Colin Jennings; age 35; born in England; married; electrician for coal company; head of
household.


Zirue D. Horn

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1916); Page 167; WV Archives Web Site.
Collin Jennings; age 28; born in England; single; motorman; living at Kimball, WV; son of Robert and
Emma; married on 21 May 1916 at Welch, WV; Zeiue D. Horn; age 22; born in Earlsbrook, OK;
single; daughter of D.C.H. and Mary.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 19/21 Jan 1920; Page 160A; Image
12 of 24; Family #309/352.
Listed as Zerue Jennings; age 25; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Colin Jennings.


Emma Lee Jennings

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 19/21 Jan 1920; Page 160A; Image
12 of 24; Family #309/352.
Listed as Emma Lee Jennings; age 2 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Colin
Jennings.


Francis Jennings

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 19/21 Jan 1920; Page 160A; Image
12 of 24; Family #309/352.
Listed as Francis Jennings; age 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Colin Jennings.


George Short

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 20 Apr 1910; Page 251A; Family #20.
Listed as George Bishop (sic, Short); age 14; born in WV; in household of step-father, Elisha N.
Bishop.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3392; Ancestry.com Web Site.
George Short; age 18; born 1 Apr 1900; living at Big Sandy, McDowell Co, WV; mine trapper for
Fall River Coal Co, Roderfield, WV; nearest relative, Dicy Roberts, Big Sandy, WV; tall with slender
build.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 26/27 Jan 1920; Page 223B;
Family #127.
Listed as George Short; age 22; born in WV; in household of step-father, Elisha N. Bishop.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; taken on 18 Apr 1930; Page 182;
Family #124/125.
Listed as George Short; age 30; born in WV; married at 21; in household of brother-in-law, William
Richardson.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
George Short; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Hensley, WV; married
on 1 Aug 1934 at Maitland, WV; Bessie Church; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; daughter of Henry and Lida.
6. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; E.D. 55-8; taken 29 Apr 1940; Page 184B;
Image 39 of 43; Household #309.
Listed as George Short; age 41; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; WPA laborer; head of household.
7. Mingo Co, WV Death Certificate #'58 008354; WV Archives Web Site.
George Short; age 65; born at Hensley, WV; farmer; living at Hensley, WV; son of William and Dicie
(Roberts) Short; died 23 May 1958 in Leatherwood, WV due to coronary occlusion; buried 25 May
1958 in Roberts Cemetery, Pad Fork, WV; informant Elverson Short, Pad Fork, WV.


Bessie Church

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Hensley; taken on 12 Apr 1930; page 58A;
Image 45 of 57; Family #390/408.
Listed as Bessie Church; age 15; born in WV; in household of step-grandfather, Houston R, Richards.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
George Short; age 28; born in Wyoming Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Hensley, WV; married
on 1 Aug 1934 at Maitland, WV; Bessie Church; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; daughter of Henry and Lida.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; E.D. 55-8; taken 29 Apr 1940; Page 184B;
Image 39 of 43; Household #309.
Listed as Bessie Short; age 24; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same house on 1 Apr
1935; in household of husband, George Short.


Robert "Bobby" Short

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Huff Creek District; E.D. 55-8; taken 29 Apr 1940; Page 184B;
Image 39 of 43; Household #309.
Listed as Bobbie Short; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George Short.