McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Forrest Roy Otey

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 002724; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Forrest Roy Otey; age 21; born 5 Nov 1947 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at PO Box 73, Crumpler, WV; son of Fred Belle and Grace Nina (Owens) Otey; married on 5 Jan
1968 in Tazewell, VA; Mary Jolene Jones; age 21; born 16 Aug 1947 in VA; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at PO Box 68; North Tazewell, VA; daughter of Paul Edgar and
Narcie Helen (Cox) Jones.


Mary Jolene "Jo" Jones

1. Tazewell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 002724; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Forrest Roy Otey; age 21; born 5 Nov 1947 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education;
living at PO Box 73, Crumpler, WV; son of Fred Belle and Grace Nina (Owens) Otey; married on 5 Jan
1968 in Tazewell, VA; Mary Jolene Jones; age 21; born 16 Aug 1947 in VA; single; this is her 1st
marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at PO Box 68; North Tazewell, VA; daughter of Paul Edgar and
Narcie Helen (Cox) Jones.


Guilford Dudley Lester

1. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Guilford D. Lester
Gender: Male
Age: 19
Birth Date: 1852
Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1871
Marriage Place: Montgomery, Virginia
Father: Jno. S. Lester
Mother: Susan Lester
Spouse: Sarah E. Bishop
FHL Film Number: 2048462
Reference ID: n 116"


Sarah Ellen Bishop

1. 1850 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; 41st District; taken 3 Sep 1850; Page 49A; Image 88 of 146;
Family #655/655.
Listed as Sarah E. Bishop; age 4 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Obediah Bishop.
2. 1870 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; Auburn Township; Christiansburg PO; taken 13 Jul 1870; Page
36B; Image 4 of 80; Family #23/23.
Listed as Sarah E. Bishop; age 20; born in VA; in household of father, Obediah Bishop.
3. Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Sarah E. Bishop
Gender: Female
Age: 21
Birth Date: 1850
Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1871
Marriage Place: Montgomery, Virginia
Father: O. Bishop
Mother: S. C. Bishop
Spouse: Guilford D. Lester
FHL Film Number: 2048462
Reference ID: n 116"
4. Montgomery Co, VA; Death Certificate #24417; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Sarah Ellen Lester; age 83 yrs, 6 mons; born 8 Apr 1851 in Montgomery Co, VA; widow; housewife;
daughter of Obed and Catherine( (_______) Bishop; died 26 Oct 1934 in Radford, VA; due to
apoplexy; buried 27 Oct 1934 in Dublin Cemetery; informant Payton Lester, Radford, VA.


Linwood Clark Otey

1. 1880 Census, Floyd Co, VA; 39th Enumeration District; taken 15 Jun 1880; Page 384C; Image 31
of 59; Family #261/263.
Listed as Linwood C. Otey; age 5; born in VA; in household of father Joshua W. Otey.
2. Roanoke Co, VA; Marriage License #27346; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lynwood Clark Otey; age 85; born in Montgomery Co, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; retired;
living at 824 College Ave, Salem, VA; son of Jaushua Wesley and Sarah (Showalter) Otey; married
on 17 Sep 1960 in Salem. VA; Sylvia Ruth Hamilton; age 70; born in Randolph Co, WV; widow; one
previous marriage; taylor or seamstress; living at 530 Tennessee St, Salem, VA; daughter of Bolivar
and Maude (Chenoweth) Hamilton.


Sylvia Ruth Hamilton

1. Roanoke Co, VA; Marriage License #27346; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lynwood Clark Otey; age 85; born in Montgomery Co, VA; divorced; one previous marriage; retired;
living at 824 College Ave, Salem, VA; son of Jaushua Wesley and Sarah (Showalter) Otey; married
on 17 Sep 1960 in Salem. VA; Sylvia Ruth Hamilton; age 70; born in Randolph Co, WV; widow; one
previous marriage; taylor or seamstress; living at 530 Tennessee St, Salem, VA; daughter of Bolivar
and Maude (Chenoweth) Hamilton.


Jonathan Otey

1. 1850 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; 41st District; taken 27 Jul 1850; Page 14B; Iamge 19 of 146;
Family #183/183.
Listed as Jonathan Otey; age 50; born in VA; farmer; head of household.


Nancy Sowers

1. 1850 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; 41st District; taken 27 Jul 1850; Page 14B; Iamge 19 of 146;
Family #183/183.
Listed as Nancy Otey; age 55; born in VA; in household of husband, Jonathan Otey.


Mary Otey

1. 1850 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; 41st District; taken 27 Jul 1850; Page 14B; Iamge 19 of 146;
Family #183/183.
Listed as Mary Otey; age 16; born in VA; in household of father, Jonathan Otey.


Margaret Otey

1. 1850 Census, Montgomery Co, VA; 41st District; taken 27 Jul 1850; Page 14B; Iamge 19 of 146;
Family #183/183.
Listed as Margaret Otey; age 13; born in VA; in household of father, Jonathan Otey.


Nadine Frances Beavers

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Nadine Frances Beavers, 32, of North Tazewell, VA, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 in Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

"Nadine was born October 22, 1986 in Bluefield, WV a daughter of Donald and Gertie Deskins Beavers. She liked clothes, make up, and shoes, and loved cats. She enjoyed reading and cooking.

"Nadine was preceded in death by a child, Maverick Beavers; maternal grandfather, Donald C. Deskins Sr; paternal grandparents, George and Annie Beavers; uncles, Wallace, George Lewis, James and Booker Beavers; and aunts, Nadine Chadwick and Shirley Cantrell.

"Survivors include her parents, Donald and Gertie Beavers of North Tazewell, VA; brother, Adam Beavers and wife Melonie of Turkey Branch, WV, niece, Allison Beavers and nephew William Beavers both of Turkey Branch, WV; maternal grandmother, Frances Deskins of Matoaka, WV, special aunt Michelle Deskins Poore and husband Bobby of Matoaka, WV; friend-sister, Michelle Childress of North Tazewell, VA; and numerous other family members.

"Friends may visit with the family Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Atwell Mountain United Church of God where funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. with Reverend Roger Hale Jr. officiating.

"Burial will follow in the Riffe Cemetery on Atwell Mountain near Atwell, WV. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers...."


Harry Elmer Fiser Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Elmer Fiser, Jr; age 24; born in Crumpler, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV; married on 3 Aug
1957 in Crumpler, WV; Mary Jane Otey; age 21; born and living in Crumpler, WV; single.


Mary Jane Otey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; E.D. 24-53; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
991A; Image 11 of 62; Household #88.
Listed as Mary Jane Otey; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Frank E. Otey.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 4; WV Archives Web Site.
Harry Elmer Fiser, Jr; age 24; born in Crumpler, WV; single; living in Bluefield, WV; married on 3 Aug
1957 in Crumpler, WV; Mary Jane Otey; age 21; born and living in Crumpler, WV; single.


Dewitt Raymond Goolsby

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #)__(1958); Page 440; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewitt Raymond Goolby; age 29; born in Summerfield, FL; divorced; living at Crumpler, WV; married
on 4 Oct 1958 at McComas, WV; Flora Belle Otey; age 22; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single.


Flora Belle Otey

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Crumpler; E.D. 24-53; taken 3 Apr 1940; Page
900A; Image 9 of 62; Household #67.
Listed as Flora Belle Otey; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Fredrick B. Otey.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #)__(1958); Page 440; WV Archives Web Site.
Dewitt Raymond Goolby; age 29; born in Summerfield, FL; divorced; living at Crumpler, WV; married
on 4 Oct 1958 at McComas, WV; Flora Belle Otey; age 22; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Flora Belle Otey
[Flora Otey Goolsby]
[Flora Goolsby]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 28 Mar 1936
Birth Place: Crumpler Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Jul 2007
Father: Frederick B Otey
Mother: Nina G Owens
SSN: 232568422
Notes: Dec 1952: Name listed as FLORA BELLE OTEY;
Nov 1958: Name listed as FLORA OTEY GOOLSBY;
31 Jul 2007: Name listed as FLORA O GOOLSBY"