McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Charles Fitts

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page
172A; Image 35 of 50; Household #284.
Listed as Charlie Fittes; age 23; born in WV; married; Negro; 1 yr HS education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.


Nellie Mitchell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page
172A; Image 35 of 50; Household #284.
Listed as Nellie Fittes; age 22; born in WV; married; Negro; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles Fitts.


Juanita Fitts

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page
172A; Image 35 of 50; Household #284.
Listed as Juanita Fittes; age 4; born in VA; Negro; in household of father, Charles Fitts.


Dorothy Fitts

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page
172A; Image 35 of 50; Household #284.
Listed as Dorothy Fittes; age 3; born in VA; Negro; in household of father, Charles Fitts.


Rita Fitts

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Jenkinjones; E.D. 24-9; taken 17 Apr 1940; Page
172A; Image 35 of 50; Household #284.
Listed as Rita Fittes; age 6 mons; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Charles Fitts.


Jesse Harrison "Jay" Adams Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Erin; E.D. 24-40; taken on 18 Apr 1940; Page 391A; Image
21 of 36; Household #131.
Listed as Jay Adams; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse Adams.
2. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #7497; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jay Harrison Adams, Jr; age 23; born and living at Roderfield, WV; single; mechanic; son of Jay
H. and Ida (Richardson) Adams, Sr; married on 3 Mar 1959 at lebanon, VA; Frances Lee powell;
age 21; born and living at gary, WV; single; daughter of Harry and Virginia (Phillips) Powell.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jay Adams Jr
[Jay Harrison Adams Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 Sep 1935
Birth Place: Roderfield M, West Virginia
Death Date: 22 May 1998
Father: Jesse Adams
Mother: Ida Richardson
SSN: 232528341
Death Certificate Number: MBR
Notes: Feb 1951: Name listed as JAY ADAMS JR;
Aug 1956: Name listed as JAY HARRISON ADAMS;
25 Nov 1998: Name listed as JAY H ADAMS"
4. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jay Harrison Adams
Race: White
Age at Death: 62
Birth Date: 1 Sep 1935
Death Date: 22 May 1998
Death Place: Duval, Florida, United States"


Frances Lee Powell

1. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #7497; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jay Harrison Adams, Jr; age 23; born and living at Roderfield, WV; single; mechanic; son of Jay
H. and Ida (Richardson) Adams, Sr; married on 3 Mar 1959 at lebanon, VA; Frances Lee powell;
age 21; born and living at gary, WV; single; daughter of Harry and Virginia (Phillips) Powell.


George Kendrick Bevins

1. Pulaski Co, VA; Marriage License #1956; Ancestry.com Web Site.
George Kendrick Bevins; age 20; born in War, WV; single; no previous marriage; no listed
occupation; living in Blacksburg, VA; son of Orville William and Maude (Wright) Bevins; married on
23 Jan 1958 in Blacksburg, VA; Carolyn Lee Elmore; age 15; born in Christiansburg, VA; single; no
previous marriage; student; living at Rt 2, Rafdord, VA; daughter of Frank Larson and Rachel (Long)
Elmore.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: George Kedrick Bevins
[George K Bevins]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 12 Aug 1937
Birth Place: War McDowell, West Virginia
[Warwest, Virginia]
Death Date: 28 Jan 1998
Father: Orville W Bevins
Mother: Maude B Wright
SSN: 226506204
Notes: Jan 1956: Name listed as GEORGE KEDRICK BEVINS; 13 Feb 1998: Name listed as GEORGE K BEVINS"


Carolyn Lee Elmore

1. Pulaski Co, VA; Marriage License #1956; Ancestry.com Web Site.
George Kendrick Bevins; age 20; born in War, WV; single; no previous marriage; no listed
occupation; living in Blacksburg, VA; son of Orville William and Maude (Wright) Bevins; married on
23 Jan 1958 in Blacksburg, VA; Carolyn Lee Elmore; age 15; born in Christiansburg, VA; single; no
previous marriage; student; living at Rt 2, Rafdord, VA; daughter of Frank Larson and Rachel (Long)
Elmore.


Harry K. Onsky

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Osansky; age 32; born in Russia; single; miner; living at Algoma, WV; son of Carp and Colene;
married on 12 Jan 1929 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Shell; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of John and Causbie.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate #1316; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Onsky; age 52 yrs, 9 mons; born 5 Apr 1895 in Russia; married; husband of Myrtle Shell Onsky;
miner; living at Northfork, WV; son of Kirk and Colene Onsky; died 4 Jan 1948 on Herndon Mt,,
Wyoming Co, WV due to tuberculosis of larynax; buried 6 Jan 1948 in Algoma, WV; informant, Myrtle
Onsky, Northfork, WV.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Harry K Onsky
Birth Date: 5 Apr 1895
Birth Place: Soviet Union
Death Date: 4 Jan 1948
Claim Date: 9 Jan 1948
SSN: 235070615
Notes: 26 Nov 1976: Name listed as HARRY K ONSKY"


Mary "Myrtle" Shell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 161; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Osansky; age 32; born in Russia; single; miner; living at Algoma, WV; son of Carp and Colene;
married on 12 Jan 1929 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Shell; age 16; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of John and Causbie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 239; WV Archives Web Site.
Nathan Hurley Bailey; age 38; born and living in Crumpler, WV; divorced; married on 18 May 1949
in Welch, WV; Mary Shell Osansky; age 36; born in Algoma, WV; widow; living at Northfork, WV


Fabius Levi Thomason

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Judy Llamas; 22 Sep 2007.
" Fabius Levi Thomason
Birth 25 Jul 1855
Virginia, USA
Death 28 Mar 1932 (aged 76)
Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Thomason Cemetery
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "

Additional Information Posted:
"Fabius was the son of Daniel Thomason and Elizabeth A. Deaton. He married Ellen Arcie Belcher and Charlotte Peninnah Lambert Bailey. He was a farmer. He died at the age of 77 years, 7 months, and 28 days."

Inscrfiption: "AT REST"


Charlotte Peninna Lambert

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 176.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 30.
2. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn Township, page 5, Family #29.
Listed as Charlotte P. Lambert, age 13, in household of father, Thomas K.
Lambert.
3. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 759.
Elkhorn Township, page 002.
Listed as Charlotte Bailey, age 23, in household of husband, James M.
Bailey.
4. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 10.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 106
James M. Bailey, age 19, born in Wyoming Co, WV, son of Harrison and Ardelia
Bailey, married on 26 Mar 1877 Charlotte P. Lambert, age 19, born in (_____)
Co, WV, daughter of Thomas K. and Charlotte Lambert.
5. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; taken on 1 Jun 1900; Page 208A;
Family #12/13.
Listed as C.P. Bailey; age 42; born in Aug 1857 in WV; married 23 yrs; 9 children, 6 living;
in household of husband, James M. Bailey.
6. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; Milam Ridge; taken on 13 May 1910;
Page 35B; Family #91/103.
Listed as Charlotte P. Bailey; age 53; born in WV; married once for 32 yrs; 9 children, 6 living;
in household of husband, James M. Bailey.
7. Ancestry.com Web Site, Shorten Smith search, 15 Oct 2000, GEDCOM file 14590
submitted by lita@campus.net
Charlotte Penninna Lambert, daughter of Thomas K. and Charlotte Stowers
Lambert, married James Bailey.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Drema White; 1 Jul 2002.
" Charlotte P. Lambert Bailey
Birth 12 Aug 1857
Virginia, USA
Death 26 May 1937 (aged 79)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Oakwood Cemetery
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA "


Albert Samuel Hill

(Note: There are numerous conflicts of dates, place and names for this person. Still belive they are
all for the same individual)
1. Mercer Co, WV; Birth Registry; Vol #__(1876); Page 77; Line #3; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Hill; born 13 Sep 1876 in Mercer Co, WV; parents, Rufus Hill, farmer, and Eliza Hill.
2. Monroe Co, WV; Death Certificate #'66 007437; WV Archives Web Site.
Albert Samuel Hill; age 90; born 13 Sep 1876 in Maybeury, WV; never married; retired miner from
Pocahontas Fuel Co; living at Princeton, WV; son of Rufus K. and Betty (Hamlin, sic ?) Hill; died
1 May 1966 in Andrew S. Rowan Home, Sweet Springs, WV; due to cerebral vascular occlusion with
generalized arteriosclerosis; buried 4 May 1966 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton, WV;
informant, G.W. Gray, Sweet Springs, WV.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Albert L Hill
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 13 Sep 1876
Birth Place: McDowell CO, West Virginia
Claim Date: 22 Mar 1966
Father: Rufe Hill
Mother: Bettsie Hammond
SSN: 233525069
Notes: 16 Mar 1966: Name listed as ALBERT L HILL"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by beverly Aker; 18 Jul 2014.
" Albert Samuel Hill
Birth 13 Sep 1876
Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Death 1 May 1966 (aged 89)
Sweet Springs, Monroe County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia"

Additional Information Posted:
"Albert Samuel Hill, 89, of Bluefield-Bramwell Road, died Sunday, May 1, 1966 in a nursing home near Alderson, following an extended illness.

"He was born September 13, 1876 in Maybeury, a son of the late, Rufus King Hill and Betty Hamlin Hill.

"He was a retired miner.

"Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Vella Mabe of Princeton and Mrs. Lucille Blackwell of Virginia Beach, Fl. ; and one John R. Hill of Old Bramwell Road.
Nephews will be pallbearers. Ladies of the Midway Church of Christ will carry flowers.

"Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Mercer Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Robert Bucknam officiating.

"Burial will follow in Roselawn Cemetery in Princeton.

"The body was moved to Mercer Funeral Home where friends may call after 4 p.m. today.
Published Tuesday, May 3, 1965 in the Bluefield Daily Telegraph."