McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Michael Gates

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


Mary Elizabeth Cox

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


William Michael Gates

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


Barbara Ann Wilson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


Doc Oxley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532A; Image
5 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as Doc Oxley; age 61; born in WV; married; 1 yr college education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; painting contractor; head of household.


Etta Muncy

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532A; Image
5 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as Etta Oxley; age 56; born in VA; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; in household of husband, Doc Oxley.


Myrtle Oxley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532A; Image
5 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as Myrtle Oxley; age 29; born in WV; single; 4 yrs college education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; grade school teacher; in household of father, Doc Oxley.


James Oxley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532A; Image
5 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as James Oxley; age 21; born in WV; single; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; twister in Celanese plant; in household of father, Doc Oxley.


Eunice Oxley

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532B; Image
6 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as Eunice Oxley; age 16; born in WV; single; 2 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Doc Oxley.


Harry Elmer Gates

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.


Anice Oxley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Plymouth District; E.D. 28-38; taken 19 Apr 1940; Page 532B; Image
6 of 42; Household #40.
Listed as Anice Oxley; age 16; born in WV; single; 2 yrs HS education; attending school; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Doc Oxley.


John Wilson Gates

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Harry and Anice Oxley Gates"; Article; Page 149;
submitted by Anice Oxley Gates, War, WV 24892.
2. Seaver Funeral Service; Princeton, WV; Posted Obit.
"John Wilson Gates, 72, of Athen died Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at Cassell’s Board and Care in Princeton. Born October 30, 1947 in War, WV he was the son of the late Harry E. Gates and Anice Oxley Gates. John was a member of Concord United Methodist Church in Athens. He was an avid sports fan, especially for Big Creek High School, Concord University and WVU. He is survived by one aunt, Millie Gates of Princeton; and several cousins. A private family service will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2020 and burial will follow at Athens Cemetery in Athens. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Concord United Methodist Church, Box 746 Athens, WV 24712."


Rosco Young

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roscoe Young
Race: White
Age: 23
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 20 Jun 1917
Birth Place: Clay, Kentucky, USA
Residence Place: Anawalt, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Registration Place: Anawalt, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Employer: Fred Conklin
Weight: 130
Complexion: Dark
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: Franklin Pierce Young
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Roscoe Young Self (Head)
Franklin Pierce Young Father"
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Young; age 30; born in Big Creek, KY; single; living in Gary, WV; married on 10 Jul 1947 in
Welch, WV; Martha McCarty; age 17; born and living in Gary, WV; single;
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 496; WV Archives Web Site.
Rocoe Young; age 36; born in Big Creek, KY; divorced; living at Anawalt, WV; married on 26 Sep
1953 in Welch, WV; Zinner Greer; age 23; born in Ashe Co, NC; single; living in Anawalt, WV.
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roscoe Young
Social Security Number: 232-24-7426
Birth Date: 20 Jun 1917
Issue year: Before 1951
Issue State: North Carolina or West Virginia
Last Residence: 38401, Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, USA
Death Date: 13 Jul 2002"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Beverly Aker; 2 Jul 2013.
" Roscoe Young
Birth 20 Jun 1917
Big Creek, Clay County, Kentucky, USA
Death 13 Jul 2002 (aged 85)
Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee, USA
Burial
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"He was a son of Franklin Pierce Young and Lucinda Sylvannia Wilburn Young."


Martha McCarty

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Ream; E.D. 24-5; taken on 19 Apr 1940; Page 91B;
Image 24 of 70; Household #174.
Listed as Martha McCarty; age 7; born in WV; no education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George McCarty.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe Young; age 30; born in Big Creek, KY; single; living in Gary, WV; married on 10 Jul 1947 in
Welch, WV; Martha McCarty; age 17; born and living in Gary, WV; single;


Bobby Ray McKendree

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage records; Vol #__(1964); Page 388; WV Archives Web Site.
Bobby Ray McKendree; age 24; born 27 feb 1940 at Allen Jct, WV; never married; living at Corinne,
WV; son of William Allen and Nina Belle (Wymer) McKendree; married on 25 May 1964 at Corinne,
WV; Patricia Irene Hill; age 18; born 30 Dec 1946 in Pikeville, KY; never married; living at Mullens,
WV; daughter of James and Freda (Bolen) Hill.
2. Tankersley Funeral Home; Mullens, WV; Posted Obit.
"Bobby Ray McKendree, 78, of Mullens, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Wyoming Nursing and Rehab Center, New Richmond.

"Born February 27, 1940 at Wyco, he was the son of the late William Allen and Nina Bella (Wymer) McKendree.

"Bobby was a coal miner for 17 years having last worked at Itmann. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and also spent two years in the National Guard. Bobby attended the Beckley Church of God.

"In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his two brothers, James Harold and William Arnold “Bud” McKendree.

"Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Lou-Ella McKendree of Mullens; one son, Kevin Ray McKendree and his wife, Karen of Glen Fork; two grandchildren, Sara Renee Sizemore and her husband, Jason of Ravencliff and Kevin Ray McKendree, II and his companion, Cheyenne Stewart of Matheny; two great grandchildren, Braelyn Johnson and Samuel Sizemore; and one sister, Norma Jean Shephard of Florida.

"Graveside services and burial will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 9, 2018 at Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum B, Beckley with Rev. F.D. Sexton and Jerry Hawkins officiating.

"Friends may call from 1:30 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 9, 2018 at Sunset Memorial Park Mausoleum B, Beckley...."

Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Honor Guard.


Clyde Elmer Jackson

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Polly Frye Hagerman; 22 Mar 2010; maintained by Sue Lapp.
" Clyde Elmer Jackson
Birth 17 Oct 1926
West Virginia, USA
Death 14 Oct 1984 (aged 57)
West Virginia, USA
Burial
Goodman Cemetery
Jolo, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "


Catherine Lee Hagerman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 2 Apr 1930; page 242A; Image 3 of 54;
Family #26/26.
Listed as Catherine Hagerman; age 7; born in WV; in household of mother, Emily J. Hagerman.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Polly Frye Hagerman; 22 Mar 2010.
" Catherine Lee Hagerman Jackson
Birth 1 Apr 1923
McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 14 Mar 1979 (aged 55)
Pike County, Ohio, USA
Burial
Goodman Cemetery
Jolo, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "


Geza Lakcsik

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #1882; WV Archives Web Site.
Geza Lakcsik; age 51 yrs, 5 mons; born 21 Spt 1890 in Naaggay Ecs, Hungaria (sic, Hungary); single;
coal miner; living at Newhall, WV; son of Steve and Julia (Kokaay) Lakcsik; died 22 Feb 1942 at
Cucumber, WV; due to apoplexy; died suddenly; probably hypertension; buried 25 Feb 1942 in Iaeger
Memorial Park (sic, Cemetery); informant, Steve Lakcsik, Jr.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Feb 2014.
Geza Lakcsik; born in 1890; died in 1942; buried here; grave marker photo shown.