McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Garrett Edward Belcher

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 19 Jun 1900; Page 157B; Image 22 of
24; Family #133/133.
Listed as Garret Belcher; age 9; born in WV in Oct 1890; in household of grandfather, William
Belcher.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #248/307.
Listed as Garrett Belcher; age 28; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 26 Apr 1930; Page 119B; Image 61
of 62; Family #587/609.
Listed as Garrett Belcher; age 31; born in WV; married at 29; timber cutter; head of household.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Maitland; Mill Creek Road; E.D. 24-32;
taken 26 Apr 1940; Page 667B; Image 30 of 45; Household #244.
Listed as Jaret Belcher; age 52; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; timberman for mine; head of household.
5. E-mail 2 Apr 2019; Jennifer Reshaw.
"The Welch Daily News Tuesday Eve., July 7, 1981
"GARRETT E. BELCHER

"Funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 1 p.m. for Garrett Edward Belcher, 84, of Hensley, who died Monday morning in Bluefield Community Hospital following a long illness.

"Elders H.A. Lane, Deedy Mullins and Cecil Belcher will officiate from the Myrtle Valley Old Regular Baptist Church in Hensley. Burial will follow in the Elkhorn Church Cemetery on Belcher Mountain.

"Born October 30, 1896, in Welch, he was the son of the late William and Polly Blankenship Belcher. He had been a resident of McDowell County his entire life, spending the greater part in Maitland and Hensley. He had also resided briefly in Wyoming County. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Elkhorn Regular Baptist Church on Belcher Mountain.

"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Cynthia Belcher, and one son.

"Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Glenn (Gladys) Benge of Statesville, NC, Mrs. Dora Burks and Mrs. Violet England, both of Hensley, Mrs. Freddy (Frances) Barnett of Covington, VA, and Mrs. William (Mary) Rose of Davy; two sons, George of Pineville and Thurman of Peterstown; also 32 grandchildren, 59 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren...."


Bessie Marie Stamper

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #248/307.
Listed as Bess Belcher; age 21; born in WV; married; in household of husband, Garrett E. Belcher.


Harless Belcher

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; taken 28 Jan 1920; Page 123B;
Image 31 of 65; Family #248/307.
Listed as Harless Belcher; age 1 yr, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of husband, Garrett E. Belcher.


Graham Henderson Harrell

1. Henry Co, VA; Marriage License #6199; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Graham Henderson Harrell; age 24; born in Henry Co, VA; single; no previous marriage;
unemployed; living at 3rd St, Fieldale, VA; son of Roy Gilber and bessie Missouri (Wheeler) Harrell;
married on 10 Feb 1946 in Henry Co, VA; Jane Ashworth Shough, maiden name Jane Eyre
Ashworth; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow; one previous marriage; unemployed; living at
Rt #3, Bassett, VA; daughter of Robert Lee and Grace (Foley) Ashworth.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by A.W.R.; 19 Oct 2016.
" Graham Henderson Harrell
Birth 29 Jun 1921
Fieldale, Henry County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Apr 1983 (aged 61)
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Alamance Memorial Park
Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina"


Jane Eyre Ashworth

1. Henry Co, VA; Marriage License #16068; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Claude Akers Shough; age 21; born in Patrick Co, VA; single; no previous marriage; employed in
glass factory; living at Box 127, Martinsville, VA; son of Tommy S.and Minnie (Ingram) Shough;
married on 30 Jun 1943 in Martinsville, VA; Jane Etre Ashworth; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; no previous marriage; employed by Pannill Knitting Co; living at Rt #3, Bassett, VA; daughter
of Robert Lee and Lillian Grace (Foley) Ashworth.
2. Henry Co, VA; Marriage License #6199; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Graham Henderson Harrell; age 24; born in Henry Co, VA; single; no previous marriage;
unemployed; living at 3rd St, Fieldale, VA; son of Roy Gilber and bessie Missouri (Wheeler) Harrell;
married on 10 Feb 1946 in Henry Co, VA; Jane Ashworth Shough, maiden name Jane Eyre
Ashworth; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow; one previous marriage; unemployed; living at
Rt #3, Bassett, VA; daughter of Robert Lee and Grace (Foley) Ashworth.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jane Eyre Ashworth
[Jane Ashworth Shough]
[Jane Harrell]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 5 Mar 1925
Birth Place: Twin Branch, West Virginia
Death Date: 17 Apr 1992
Father: Robert L Ashworth
Mother: Lillian G Foley
SSN: 226248584
Notes: Dec 1941: Name listed as JANE EYRE ASHWORTH;
Jul 1943: Name listed as JANE ASHWORTH SHOUGH; :
Name listed as JANE EYR HARRELL;
04 Jun 1993: Name listed as JANE A HARRELL"
4. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jane Ashworth Harrell
[Jane Ashworth Ashworth]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 226248584
Father's Last Name: Ashworth
Age: 67
Date of Birth: 5 Mar 1925
Residence City: Burlington
Residence County: Alamance
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 17 Apr 1992
Death City: Burlington
Death County: Alamance
Death State: North Carolina
Institution: General Hospital
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by A.W.R.; 19 Oct 2016.
" Jane Eyre Ashworth Harrell
Birth 5 Mar 1925
Twin Branch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 17 Apr 1992 (aged 67)
Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Alamance Memorial Park
Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina"

Additional Infromation Posted:
"~ Married Claude Akers Shough on June 30, 1943 in Martinsville, Va.

"~ Married Graham Henderson Harrell on February 10, 1946 in Henry County, Va."


Angelo A. Caccamo

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Angelo A. Caccamo, 87 of Richwood West Virginia passed away October 9, 2018 at Summers Nursing and rehabilitation in Hinton WV. Born July 5th, 1931, in Kimball West Virginia he was a graduate of Big Creek High School and perused at teaching degree from Bluefield State College. He began his teaching career in Richwood West Virginia where he inspired many young lives. He retired from Richwood High School in Nicholas County after 27 years of teaching.
Angelo is preceded in death by his father, Mario Caccamo, mother, Pauline Foti Caccamo, brother, Tony Cecil Caccamo.

"He is survived by three brothers Joe Caccamo of middle town N.J, Giovanni Caccamo of Colonia N.J, Pasty Caccamo of Spanishburg WV; one sister Mary C. Brewster of Abingdon VA,
7 nieces and 8 nephews, also, 18 Great nieces and 16 Great nephews and 3 Great-Great nephews.

"Graveside Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 10 A.M. at Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Bluewell WV, with Father Tony Lacson officiating. Burial will follow the services...."


Edward Vanover

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 260; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Vanover; age 30; born 4 Dec 1944 in Rockridge, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Box 194, Iaeger, WV; son of Ezra and Irene (Kennedy) Vanover; married on 16 Jan 1965 in Iaeger,
WV; Rosia Blevins; age 19; born 31 Oct 1945 in Iaeger, WV; single; no previous marriagel living at
Iaeger, WV; daughter of Orville and Laura (Shader, sic, Shrader) Blevins; with consent of Ezra and
Irene Vanover; parents of Edward Vanover; and Larua and Orville Blevins, parents of Rosia Blevins.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Edward Vanover
Event Date 20 Oct 2006-29 Oct 2007
Event Place Welch, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 04 Dec 1942
Address Welch, West Virginia 24801
Address Date 20 Oct 2006-29 Oct 2007
2nd Address Welch, West Virginia 24801
2nd Address Date 01 Jul 2005-01 Jan 2009
3rd Address Iaeger, West Virginia 24844
3rd Address Date 01 Aug 1992-01 Jan 2009
Possible Relatives Jason Vanover, Marsha Lynn Vanover, Rosa Vanover, Rosia Vanover
Affiliate Identifier 171317606"
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Edward Vanover, 73, of Iaeger, WV, passed away, Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at his residence following a long illness.

"Edward was born December 4, 1944, at Rockridge, WV, a son of Irene Kennedy Vanover and the late Ezra Vanover. He was a coal miner for 28 years and the owner/operator of Iaeger Ambulance Service. He enjoyed gardening, hunting, riding 4 wheelers and weed eating. He was a member of God’s Lighthouse Trinity Church in Iaeger, WV.

"In addition to his father, Ezra Vanover, Edward was preceded in death by his first wife, Rosia Vanover and a daughter-in-law, Bonnie Vanover.

"Survivors include his wife, Glynnis Powell Vanover of the home; his mother, Irene Vanover also of the home; two sons, Travis Vanover of York, SC, and Jason Vanover of Iaeger; one daughter, Jennifer Vanover Bailey of Premier; five grandchildren, Tyler Vanover and companion Amy Lee, Mason Vanover and companion Anna Vance, Samantha Vanover, Katelyn Vanover and Kendra Vineyard; three great grandchildren, Levi, Allie, and Brooklyn ; his father-in-law, Harold Powell of Iaeger; and sister-in-law, Susie Keene and husband JT also of Iaeger.

"The family would like to extend a special thanks to his special care givers, Dr. Schor and staff, and his hospices nurses, Tammy Christian, Stacie Mullins and Delta Farley.

"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, October 12, 2018, at 12 o’clock with Reverend Joe Harless, Reverend Dillard Atwell and Reverend Rusty Mullins officiating at God’s Lighthouse Trinity Church in Iaeger. Burial will follow in the Reed Cemetery on Coon Branch near Iaeger...."


Flem Cortis Hanna

1. Hanna Family Tree; Ancestry.com Web Site; posted by Nathan Hawkins.
"Flem Cortis Hanna
1892–1955
Birth 21 APR 1892 • Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA
Death 07 SEP 1955 • Baltimore, Maryland, USA"


Esta Daisy Mahon

1. Hanna Family Tree; Ancestry.com Web Site; posted by Nathan Hawkins.
"Esta Daisy Mahan
Esta Daisy Mahan
1895–1970
Birth 05 JAN 1895 • Kanawha, West Virginia, USA
Death 12 MAY 1970 • Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia, USA"


John Maxwell Ginther

1. Kanawha Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1945); Page 299; Line #99; WV Archives Web Site.
John Maxwell Ginther; age 31; born in Jackson Co, WV; single; living at 308, 21st St, Charleston, WV,
married on 22 Jan 1945 in Charleston, WV; Margaret Lee Ashworth; age 28; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at 727 Central Avenue, Charleston, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Fragglerock66; 24 Sep 2011.
" John Maxwell Ginther
Birth 27 Sep 1913
Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
Death 12 Jul 1960 (aged 46)
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Ravenswood Cemetery
Ravenswood, Jackson County, West Virginia"


Margaret Lee Ashworth

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 29/30 Jan 1920; Page 156B;
Image 6 of 23; Family #213/228.
Listed as Margaret L. Ashworth; age 3 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas P.
Ashworth.
2. 1930 Census, Boone Co, WV; Madison; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 86B; Image 4 of 24;
Family #32/49.
Listed as Margaret L. Ashworth; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas P. Ashworth.
3. 1940 Census, Kanawha Co, WV; Charleston; E.D. 20-38A; taken on 11 Apr 2014; Page 736B;
Image 22 of 42; Household #246.
Listed as Margaret Ashworth; age 23; born in WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; lived in Fayette
Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; camptomotor? operator for retail grocery; in household of father,
Thomas P. Ashworth.
4. Kanawha Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1945); Page 299; Line #99; WV Archives Web Site.
John Maxwell Ginther; age 31; born in Jackson Co, WV; single; living at 308, 21st St, Charleston, WV,
married on 22 Jan 1945 in Charleston, WV; Margaret Lee Ashworth; age 28; born in McDowell Co,
WV; single; living at 727 Central Avenue, Charleston, WV.
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Margaret Lee Ashworth
[Margaret Lee Ginther]
[Margaret Ginther]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Aug 1916
Birth Place: Marytown Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: 14 Dec 1989
Father: Thomas P Ashworth
Mother: Willie M Jones
SSN: 235038338
Notes: Dec 1936: Name listed as MARGARET LEE ASHWORTH; :
Name listed as MARGARET LEE GINTHER;
09 Jan 1990: Name listed as MARGARET A GINTHER"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Fragglerock66; 22 Sep 2011.
" Margarert Lee Ashworth Ginther
Birth 21 Aug 1916
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 14 Dec 1989 (aged 73)
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Ravenswood Cemetery
Ravenswood, Jackson County, West Virginia"


Fred D. Ashley

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken 8 Apr 1940; Page
1074A; Image 12 of 29; Household #86.
Listed as Fred Ashley; age 25; born in NC; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in Bluestone, Mercer
Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; store manager for Virginia Supply Co; head of household.


Florence E. Yates

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken 8 Apr 1940; Page
1074A; Image 12 of 29; Household #86.
Listed as Flornce Y. Ashley; age 21; born in NC; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in Warrensville,
Ashe Co, NC on 1 Apr 1935; store clerk for Virginia Supply Co, in household of husband, Fred D.
Ashley.