McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Zeb Allen Sr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 202A;
Image 3 of 42; Family #21/22.
Listed as Zeb Allen; age 3 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Elias Allen.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Zeb Allen
Race: White
Age: 18
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Paynesville, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 30 May 1926
Residence Place: Paynesville, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 30 May 1944
Employer: Everett Mullins Timberman
Weight: 150
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6
Next of Kin: Lucy Jane Allen
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Zeb Allen Self (Head)
Lucy Jane Allen Mother"
3. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #21490; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Zeb Allen; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living in Paynesville, WV; son of
Elias and Lucy Jane (Hall) Allen; married on 30 Aug 1950 at Grundy, VA; Elsie Blankenship; age
22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Paynesville, WV; daughter of Paris and Cartie
(Johnson) Blankenship.
4. "Williamson Daily News"; Williamson, WV; Sunday 28 Jul 2013; Posted Obit.
"Zeb Allen Sr., 87, went home to be with the Lord on July 25, 2013 while a patient at the Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was born May 30, 1926 at Paynesville, the son of the late Elias and Lucy Jane Hall Allen. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Blankenship Allen, children, Linda Allen Underwood, Kenneth Allen, Jerry Allen and Rocky Allen, sisters, Martha Muncy, Patty Blankenship and Alice Mitchell, brothers, Sherman, Shirles, Ellis, Elias Jr. and Bob Allen, grandchild, Lobo Allen. Zeb was a retired truck driver. His survivors include his sons, Zeb (Jean) Allen Jr., Christopher Allen, Johnny (Carol) Davis, Ronald Allen and Donald (Rena) Allen, 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and a great- great-grandchild. Many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Saturday evening at 7 p.m. at the Pine Creek Freewill Baptist Church July 28, 2013. Visitation will be at the church after 6 p.m. Saturday evening with services starting at 7:00pm. Burial will follow on Monday at the Blankenship Cemetery at Paynesville, with pallbearers being, Zeb Jr., Kenneth Jr., Tommy Jude, Donald Allen and Ronald Allen. Chafin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at ChafinFuneralHome.Com"


Elsie Blankenship

1.1930 Census, Buchanan Co, VA; Knox District; Blackey; taken on 13 Apr 1930; Page 125A; Image 1
of 28; Family #4/4.
Listed as Alsie Blankenship; age 4 yrs, 1 mon; born in VA; in household of father, Paris Blankenship.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #21490; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Zeb Allen; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living in Paynesville, WV; son of
Elias and Lucy Jane (Hall) Allen; married on 30 Aug 1950 at Grundy, VA; Elsie Blankenship; age
22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living at Paynesville, WV; daughter of Paris and Cartie
(Johnson) Blankenship.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Marshall Hunter; 26 May 2018.
" Elsie Blankenship Allen
Birth 28 Jan 1926
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Mar 2000 (aged 74)
Galax City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Blankenship Mullins Cemetery
Paynesville, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 190088143 "


James Estel Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Estelle Handy; age 11; born in WV; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Dora Handy.
2. Virginia Marriage Records;, 1936-2014; Russell Co, VA; Certificate #21400; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Estel Handy; age 28; born in Maybeury, WV; single; brakeman for railroad; living at Avondale, WV;
son of William and Dora (Mullins) Handy; married on 9 Jul 1956 in Lebanon, Ruddell Co, VA; Pearl
Josephine Lockhart; age 21; born in Longpole, WV; single; clerk; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Dow
and Jeanette (Bailey) Lockhart.


Pearl Josephine Lockhart

1. Virginia Marriage Records;, 1936-2014; Russell Co, VA; Certificate #21400; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Estel Handy; age 28; born in Maybeury, WV; single; brakeman for railroad; living at Avondale, WV;
son of William and Dora (Mullins) Handy; married on 9 Jul 1956 in Lebanon, Ruddell Co, VA; Pearl
Josephine Lockhart; age 21; born in Longpole, WV; single; clerk; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Dow
and Jeanette (Bailey) Lockhart.


Doris Allen

1. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Doris Allen Fisher
BIRTH 10 Mar 1918
DEATH 18 Aug 2008 (aged 90)
BURIAL
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia"


Irvin James Allen Jr

1. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Irvin James Allen, Jr
BIRTH 16 Feb 1915
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
DEATH 28 Aug 1991 (aged 76)
BURIAL
Charity United Methodist Church Cemetery
Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia"


Gladys Whitehurst

1. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Gladys Whitehurst Allen
BIRTH 26 Feb 1913
Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA
DEATH 10 Oct 2003 (aged 90)
Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA
BURIAL
Charity United Methodist Church Cemetery
Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia"


Willie Gene Graham Jr

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Willie Graham
Also Known As Wille G Graham
2nd Also Known As Name Willie G Graham
3rd Also Known As Name Willie Gene Graham
Residence Date 18 Jul 2001
Residence Place Beckley, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 04 Aug 1956
Address Beckley, West Virginia 25801
Address Date 18 Jul 2001
2nd Address Mac Arthur, West Virginia 25873
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1994-05 Dec 2008
3rd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
3rd Address Date 01 Jun 1993-18 Jul 2001
4th Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
4th Address Date 01 Mar 1987-01 Jan 2004
Possible Relatives Cathy Elaine Graham, Joshua Graham
Record Number 171353677"


Cathy Elaine Acord

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Cathy Elaine Graham
Also Known As Kathy Graham
2nd Also Known As Name Cathy Elaine On
Residence Date 18 Jul 2001
Residence Place Pineville, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 12 Feb 1958
Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
Address Date 18 Jul 2001
2nd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
2nd Address Date 01 Jul 1996
3rd Address Pineville, West Virginia 24874
3rd Address Date 01 Dec 1984
Possible Relatives Joshua Graham, Willie Gene Graham Jr
Record Number 171353683"


Donna Allen

1. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"BIRTH 21 Apr 1913
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
DEATH 23 Apr 2005 (aged 92)
Virginia, USA
BURIAL
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia'
Additional Information: Obit Posted
"Age 92

"Daughter of Millie Cline Allen and Irvin J. Allen, Sr.

"Wife and widow of both Joseph A. Belcher and Ollie Ray Baxter.

"Mother of Rinda B. Chamberlayne.

"Mrs. Baxter was a graduate of the American Institute of Banking, and a former president of the Tidewater Group of the National Association of Bank Women. She was a member of Larchmont United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, the Norfolk Woman's Club, and the Charity Circle of the Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters."