McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Marvin Taylor French

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-31; taken on 3 Apr 1940;
Page 619B; Image 6 of 26; Household #43.
Listed as Marvin T. French; age 22; born in VA; single; 2 yrs HS education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; loader in coal mine; roomer; in household of future father-in-law, Claude C. Wilson..
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 289; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Taylor French; age 24; born in VA; single; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 11 Jan 1943 at
Welch, WV; Matharetta Avonell Wilson; age 19; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single; with sonsent
of Lena Mae Wilson, mother of Matharetta Avonell Wilson.


Martharetta Avonell Wilson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; E.D. 24-31; taken on 3 Apr 1940;
Page 619A; Image 5 of 26; Household #43.
Listed as Evanell Wilson; age 16; born in WV; single; 2 yrs HS education; attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Claude C. Wilson.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1943); Page 289; WV Archives Web Site.
Marvin Taylor French; age 24; born in VA; single; living at Hemphill, WV; married on 11 Jan 1943 at
Welch, WV; Matharetta Avonell Wilson; age 19; born and living at Hemphill, WV; single; with sonsent
of Lena Mae Wilson, mother of Matharetta Avonell Wilson.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 16 Mar 2014.
Avonell French Vance Wilson; born 4 Jun 1923; died 25 Oct 2006; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"BELOVED MOTHER & DAUGHTER".


Alice Mae Williams

1. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Alice May Williams
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Henry William Rogers
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 1944
Marriage Place: Mercer, West Virginia, United States"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Alice Mae Williams
[Alice M Williams]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Mar 1924
Birth Place: Wileoe, West Virginia
[Wilcoe, West Virginia]
Death Date: 27 Apr 2006
Father: William A Williams
Mother: Alberta R Niswander
SSN: 236261668
Notes: Sep 1940: Name listed as ALICE MAE WILLIAMS; 11 May 2006: Name listed as ALICE M WILLIAMS"


Charles R. Dennison

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 389; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles R. Dennison; age 25; born in Washington Co, VA; single; switch board operator;
living at Gary, WV; son of Tom and Margaret; married on 18 Apr 1926 at Coalwood, WV;
Gretrude Williams; age 21; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter of William and Alberta.


Gretrude Willie Williams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 389; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles R. Dennison; age 25; born in Washington Co, VA; single; switch board operator;
living at Gary, WV; son of Tom and Margaret; married on 18 Apr 1926 at Coalwood, WV;
Gretrude Williams; age 21; born in Mercer Co, WV; single; daughter of William and Alberta.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gertrude Willie Dennison
[Gertrude W Dennison]
[Gertrude Willie Williams]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 23 Sep 1905
Birth Place: Coopers Merc, West Virginia
Death Date: 17 Nov 1993
Father: William A Williams
Mother: Alberta R Nicewander
SSN: 232969881
Notes: 26 Jul 1972: Name listed as GERTRUDE WILLIE DENNISON; 17 Dec 1993: Name listed as GERTRUDE W DENNISON"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Gertrude W. Dennison
SSN: 232-96-9881
Last Residence:
24801 Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 23 Sep 1905
Died: 17 Nov 1993
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (1973)"


Fred Hawks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken on 15 Apr 1940;
Page 49B; Image 34 of 64; Household #282.
Listed as Fred Hawks; age 57; born in VA; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; coal loader in coal mine; head of household.


Ila

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken on 15 Apr 1940;
Page 49B; Image 34 of 64; Household #282.
Listed as Ila Hawks; age 43; born in NC; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Fred Hawks.


William Harry Williams

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #7131; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Harry Williams; age 24; born in Wilcoe, WV; single; laborer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Bill and Alberta (Nicewander) Williams; married on 6 Feb 1940 in Tazewell, VA; Juanita Yvonne
Hawks; age 21; born and living at Gary, WV; single; daughter of Fred and Ila Hawks.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken on 15 Apr 1940;
Page 49B; Image 34 of 64; Household #282.
Listed as Harry Willaims; age 24; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935;switchman for railroad; in household of father-in-law, Fred Hawks with wife.
3. Rockingham Co, VA; Death certificate #69 025663; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Harry Williams; age 54; born 16 Apr 1915 in WV; divorced; living at 335 Rogers St, Bluefield,
WV; son of William A. and Alberta (Nicewander0 Williams; died 6 Spe 1969 ; DOA Rockingham Memorial
Hospital, Harrisonburg, VA; due to single auto accident on I-81 near Mt Crawford, VA; buried in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
William H. Williams; born 29 Apr 1914; died 6 Sep 1969; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "DAD".


Juanita Yvonne Hawks

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #7131; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Harry Williams; age 24; born in Wilcoe, WV; single; laborer; living at Wilcoe, WV; son of
Bill and Alberta (Nicewander) Williams; married on 6 Feb 1940 in Tazewell, VA; Juanita Yvonne
Hawks; age 21; born and living at Gary, WV; single; daughter of Fred and Ila Hawks.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; E.D. 24-3; taken on 15 Apr 1940;
Page 49B; Image 34 of 64; Household #282.
Listed as Juanita Willaims; age 21; born in WV; married; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Fred Hawks with husband.


William Aaron Williams

1. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Aaron Williams
Birth Date: 12 Feb 1876
Birth Place: Giles County, Virginia
Death Date: 16 Mar 1954
Death Place: Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia
Burial Date: 18 Mar 1954
Cemetery Name: Woodlawn
Death Age: 78 years 1 month 4 days
Occupation: Railroad
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: James A. Williams
Mother Name: Rebecca Harliss
FHL Film Number: 804480"


Alberta R. Nicewander

1. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #65 018254; WV Archives Web Site.
Alberta Nicewander Williams; age 85 yrs, 25 days; born 7 Nov 1880 in Mechanicsburg, VA;
widow; housewife, owns home; living at 335 Rogers St, Bluefield, WV; daughter of William
Harriaosn and Annie Elizabeth (______) Nicewander; died 2 Dec 1965 at her home in Bluefield,
WV; due to cardio-vascular disea with acute congestive failure; buried 4 Dec 1965 in Woodlawn
Memorial Park, Bluefield (sic, Bluewell), WV; informant, Mrs. Raymond Dakin, Bluefield, WV.


Margaret Louise Williams

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Margaret Louise Payne
[Margaret Lou Perdue]
[Margaret Perdue]
[Margaret Louise Williams]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 16 Feb 1918
Birth Place: Wilcoe McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: Jan 1995
Father: William A Williams
Mother: Alberta R Niswander
SSN: 234368575
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Notes: Nov 1942: Name listed as MARGARET LOUISE PAYNE; May 1959: Name listed as MARGARET LOU PERDUE; 20 Jan 1995: Name listed as MARGARET L PERDUE"


Wanney Glen Williams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5500; WV Archives Web Site.
Wanney Glen Williams; age 41 yrs; 11 mons; ? days; born ? May 1893 in Topia, NC; single; track layer
in coal mine; last worjed in Jun 1934; living at Capels, WV; son of John Booker and Betty (Woody)
Williams; died 29 Apr 1935 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; due to "Gunmer of maxilla with
generalized lues" sp ????; buried 30 Apr 1935 in Roderfield, WV; informant, W.E. Vaught, Capels, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 17 Dec 2013
Wanney Glen Williams; born in May 1893; died 29 Apr 1935; buried here; headstone photo shown.