McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


William Patton Asbury

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Pattan Asbury
Race: White
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Newhall, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1921
Residence Place: Newhall, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Employer: New River And Pocahontas Cons Coal Co
Weight: 138
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: R L Asbury
Household Members:
Name Relationship
William Pattan Asbury Self (Head)"
2. Tazewell, VA; Marriage License #17444; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Patton Asbury; age 23; born in Newhall, WV; single; no previous marriage; coal miner; living
at Horsepen, VA; son of Robert and Ida (Ball) Asbury; married on 1 Jul 1944 in Tazewell, VA;
Louvern Horne; age 18; born in Bradshaw, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at Horsepen, VA;
daughter of Jarvey and Lucy (Cooper) Horne.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Pattan Asbury
[William P Asbury]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1921
Birth Place: Newhall, West Virginia
Death Date: 7 Apr 1998
Father: Robert L Asbury
Mother: Ida Ball
SSN: 233286041
Notes: Aug 1938: Name listed as WILLIAM PATTAN ASBURY;
11 Apr 1998: Name listed as WILLIAM P ASBURY"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William P. Asbury
SSN: 233-28-6041
Last Residence:
24604 Bishop, Tazewell, Virginia, USA
BORN: 17 Apr 1921
Died: 7 Apr 1998
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Louvena Horn

1. Tazewell, VA; Marriage License #17444; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Patton Asbury; age 23; born in Newhall, WV; single; no previous marriage; coal miner; living
at Horsepen, VA; son of Robert and Ida (Ball) Asbury; married on 1 Jul 1944 in Tazewell, VA;
Louvern Horne; age 18; born in Bradshaw, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at Horsepen, VA;
daughter of Jarvey and Lucy (Cooper) Horne.


Cloyd Jackson Aka Bailey Justice

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol __(1888); Page 118; Line #43; WV Archives Web Site
Cloyd Bailey, age 20, born and living in McDowell Co, WV, single; son of Lurena Bailey, married
on 23 Nov 1888 Lidda Blankenship, age 18, born and living in McDowell Co, WV, single;daughter
of Conley and Elizabeth Blankenship.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken 11 Jul 1900; Page 265A; Image 53
of 68; Family #471/471.
Listed as Clod Justice; age 29; born in Jul 1970 in WV; married 11 yrs; farmer; head of household.
3. McCeary Co, KY; Death Certificate #26631; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Cloyd Jackson Bailey; age 68; born 2 Jun __; married; husband of Ida Mae Vonover Bailey;
carpenter; son of Rena ____; died 18 oct 1937 in Whitley City, KY; due to pulmonary tuberculosis;
buried 20 oct 1937 at Stearns, KY
4. McDowell Co, WV Genweb Site, 20 May 2001.
www.geocities.com/mcdowellcounty/MQS/Q-2001.html, inquiry by "Jack"
Searching for information or family connections to Cloyd Jackson Bailey,
born about 1869, son of Rena or Lurena Bailey. He married first? Lydia
Blankenship in McDowell Co in 1888. They had children Charles and Rebecca
(married _________Auvil) that moved to Washington state in early 1900's.
Lydia had children: Rebecca Bailey, born about 1889, and Charles Bailey, born
in 1890's. Lydia could be using her maiden name in the 1900 Census.


Dorothy Annetta Boffman

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-11; taken 4 Apr 1940; Page
194A; Image 5 of 59; Household #39.
Listed as Dorothy Boffman; age 1; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Fredrick Boffman.
2, Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Dorothy Boffman
[Dorothy Annetta Boffman]
[Dorothy Hunt]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 3 Apr 1939
Birth Place: Jenkinyones, West Virginia
[Jenkin Jones, West Virginia]
Death Date: 23 May 1997
Father: Fred Boffman
Mother: Fannie K Wade
SSN: 232626897
Death Certificate Number: CD WHITE & SON FUNERAL HM
Notes: Jun 1956: Name listed as DOROTHY BOFFMAN;
Feb 1964: Name listed as DOROTHY ANNETTA BOFFMAN;
10 Dec 1974: Name listed as DOROTHY A HUNT"
3. Ohio, Death Records, 1908-1932, 1938-2018; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Dorothy Hunt
[Dorothy Boffman]
Gender: Female
Race: African American, Not Hispanic (Black)
Age: 58
Birth Date: 3 Apr 1939
Birth Place: West Virginia, USA
Death Date: 23 May 1997
Death Hospital: Hospital/Inpatient
Death Place: Columbus, Franklin, USA
Inquest Hospital: G-RMH Grant Campus
Registrar's Certificate Number: 046203
Father: Boffman
Mother: Wade
Inquest Questions: Certifier: Physician; Time of Death: 08:28 AM
Education: 12
Military Service: No
Industry: Elementary and secondary schools
Occupation: Librarians"


James Arthur McKinney

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #30981; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Arthur McKinney; age 19; born in Logan Co, WV; single; no previous marriage; coal miner;
living at Wolford, VA; son of Delmas Lee and Ruby Violet (Fowler) McKinney; married on 10 Oct 1959
in Grundy, VA; Alice Ann Vance; age 17; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single no previous marriage;
housework; living at Hurley, VA; daughter of Marvin and Virgie Orpha (McClanahan) Vance.


Alice Ann Vance

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #30981; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Arthur McKinney; age 19; born in Logan Co, WV; single; no previous marriage; coal miner;
living at Wolford, VA; son of Delmas Lee and Ruby Violet (Fowler) McKinney; married on 10 Oct 1959
in Grundy, VA; Alice Ann Vance; age 17; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single no previous marriage;
housework; living at Hurley, VA; daughter of Marvin and Virgie Orpha (McClanahan) Vance.


Janet Campbell

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Ed Campbell"; article; Page 108; submitted by Janet Blankenship, 6 Plateau Rd,
Baltimore, MD 21221.


Freddie C. Thompson

1. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Freddie C Thompson [Freddie Thompson]
Birth Date: 4 Dec 1952
Residence Date: 1993
Phone Number: 682-8778
Address: PO Box 9
Residence: Simon, WV
Postal Code: 24882-0009
Second Residence Date: 1993
Second Phone Number: 682-8778
Second Address: General Delivery
Second Residence:
Second Postal Code: 24882-9999 "


Willa Rose

1. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Willa R Thompson [Willa Thompson]
Birth Date: 20 Jul 1955
Residence Date: 1994
Phone Number: 682-8778
Address: PO Box 9
Residence: Simon, WV
Postal Code: 24882-0009
Second Residence Date: 1993
Second Phone Number: 682-8778
Second Address: General Delivery
Second Residence:
Second Postal Code: 24882-9999 "


Andrew Chester Thompson

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 174A;
Family #168/170.
Listed as Andrew Thompson; age 6; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Sanford Toler, with
mother, Virginia Maude Toler.
2. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Clear Fork District; Guyan; E.D. 55-7; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page 143B;
Image 5 of 49; Household #25.
Listed as Andrew Thompson; age 17; born in WV; single; 3rd grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandmother, Lucinda (Toler) Toler, with mother, Virginia Maude
(Toler) Thompson.
3. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Andrew Chester Thompson
Race: White
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Date: 13 Jun 1922
Birth Place: Guyan, West Virginia, USA
Residence Place: Guyan, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 30 Jun 1942
Registration Place: Guyan, Wyoming, West Virginia, USA
Employer: K G Morgan
Weight: 146
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 5 11
Next of Kin: Maude Thompson
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Andrew Chester Thompson Self (Head)"
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 34; WV Archives Web Site.
Andrew C. Thompson; age 22; born and living in Guyan, WV; single; son of Walter and Maude
Thompson; married on 6 Jul 1946 at Simon, WV; Reba Keneda; age 16; born and living in Simon,
WV; single; daughter of Albert and Sally Keneda.
5. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Andrew Chester Thompson, 98, of Simon, WV went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday October 7, 2020
at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 13, 1922 in Coal Mountain, WV a son of the
late Walter and Maude Toler Thompson. Andrew is the founder of the Upper Room Jesus Name Church and
pastored there for many years, UMWA Local 7970 and is a United States World War II Army Veteran. In
addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his first wife Reba Kennedy Thompson and a daughter
Loraine Kennedy. Survivors include his loving wife of 20 years Carnell Harper Thompson; four daughters Dora
(Brad) Kennedy of Long Branch, Corenia Toler of Mullens, Wynetta (Jeremy) Gautier of New Richmond and
Lucille (Marvin) Blackburn of Long Branch; two sons Freddie (Rose) Thompson of Sunhill and Teddy (Kay)
Thompson of Roanoke, VA; five step children Francis (Larry) Hatfield of Coal Mountain, Ronald (Roberta)
Kenneda of Long Branch, Donald (Rose) Kenneda of Long Branch, Leda (Jimmy) Cline of Lexington, NC and
Tabatha (Richard) Blackburn of Long Branch; papaw's baby girl Paisley; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-four
great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; twelve step grandchildren; twenty-seven step great
grandchildren; five step great great grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral
service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday October 11th at the Upper Room Jesus Name Church, Long Branch, WV
with Rev. Garland Cook, Jr. and Rev. Denny May officiating. He will be laid to rest in Thompson Cemetery, Long
Branch, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 6-9 pm on Saturday October 10th at the church. Military
rites will be conducted by the Wyoming County Veterans Honor Guard. The family is being served by the
Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV."


Carnell Harper

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 470; WV Archives Web Site.
Ulin Keneda; age 21; born and living in Coal Mountain, WV; single; son of Kirt and Sarah Keneda;
married on 14 Feb 1952 at Simon, WV; Coreen (Carnell written in) Harper; age 16; born and living
in Simon, WV; single; daughter of Frank and Cora Harper.


Paul Randolph Armstead

1. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Paul Randolph Armstead
Race: Black
Age: 18
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Kyle, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 15 Apr 1925
Residence Place: Mcdowell, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Apr 1943
Employer: Student
Weight: 158
Complexion: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 9
Next of Kin: Sadie Armstead Bane
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Paul Randolph Armstead Self (Head)
Sadie Armstead Bane "
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Paul R Armstead
[Paul R Armst]
Birth Date: 15 Apr 1925
Birth Place: Kyle, WV
Death Date: 9 Dec 1952
Claim Date: 19 Jan 1953
SSN: 234326593"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by B. Walls; 7 May 2016.
" Paul R. Armstead
Birth 15 Apr 1925
Death 9 Dec 1952 (aged 27)
Burial
Oak Grove Cemetery
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia"

Grave Marker Inscription:
"WEST VIRGINIA
CPL 810 BASE UNIT AAF
WORLD WAR II