McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Raymond Elwood King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Raymond King; age 9; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Raymond E. King, 85, of War WV, passed away Friday, November 4, 2016 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield WV. Born October 18, 1931, in Cucumber WV, he was the son of the late William and Cynthia Wilson King. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean War, and a retired Coalminer from Olga Coal Company Local Union 6026.

"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Cecil, Willard, and Jay King; five sisters, Lula Marshall, Eva Stephens, Anna Javins, Marybelle Rivera, and Marie Wagoner.

"Survivors include, his wife Norma Basso King of the home, five sisters, Ruth of Greenville S.C., Faye Gray (Doc) of Eatonton, GA, Clarice Daughtery of Jacksonville Fl, Sue Beavers of Tazewell VA, and Karen Curerra of NJ, one brother Dick King (Pat) of Caretta WV, and one sister in law, Miranda Green (Paul) of Dearborn, MI, and a host of Nieces and Nephews, and many friends, with two special forever friends, Quensberry and Herb.

''Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel, in War WV, with Chaplain Wm. "Ed" Harman officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Tazewell VA...."


Norma Basso

1. New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 for Miranda Basso; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Norma Basso; age 3; born in Grais di Aviano, Italy; visa issued 19 Nov 1935 in Naples, Italy; aboard
ship, SS. Conte Di Savola; departing Napels, Italy; 20 Nov 1935.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-17; taken on 1 May 1940; Page 343B;
Image 7 of 64; Household #55.
Listed as Norma Basso; age 7; born in Italy; no education; attending school; lived in Avena, Itay on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Pete Basso.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Norma King, 86 of War, West Virginia passed away June 5, 2019 at Ridge Care Nursing Home in Princeton West Virginia. She was born in Gaias, Italy August 14, 1932. She was the daughter of the late Pete and Gemma Basso. She was postmaster at Caretta West Virginia. She was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church in War, WV.She was preceded in death by her parents, Husband Raymond King. Survivors include her sister Miranda Green, nephews Mark, Michael, and David Green of Dearborn MI. and nephew Jason King of Tazewell West Virginia. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, June 7, 2019 at 1 PM at the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in War West Virginia, with Father Tony Lacson officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memorial Gardens in Bluefield, Virginia. ..."


George Earl Bolick Sr

1. 1910 Census, Mitchell Co, NC; Cranberry Township; taken on 26 Apr 1910; Page 129B; Image 26
of 48; Family #270/270.
Listed as Earl Bowlix; age 6; born in NC; in household of father, Albert Bolick.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; taken on 7 Jan 1920; Page 13B;
Image 25 of 53; Family #225/239.
Listed as George Bolvlick; age 17; born in NC; single; coal miner; in household of mother; Eula Bolick.


James Blaine Jackson

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #270.
Listed as James G.B. Jackson, age 11, in household of father, James Jackson.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 3 May 1910, Page 224A, Family #185.
Listed as James G.B. Jackson, age 19, born in WV, in household of father, James Jackson.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 351; WV Archives Web Site.
Blaine Jackson, age 21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of James and Mariah;
married on 18 Jan 1911 at residence of James Jackson; Effie Smith; age 18; born and living
in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Martin and Susan.


Effie H. Smith

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #232.
Listed as Effa Smith, age 10, in household of grandfather, David Beverly.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 351; WV Archives Web Site.
Blaine Jackson, age 21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of James and Mariah;
married on 18 Jan 1911 at residence of James Jackson; Effie Smith; age 18; born and living
in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Martin and Susan.


William R. King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as William R. King; age 46; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; farm laborer; head of household.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Taylor - King"; Article; Page 185;
submitted by Eula King, Box 253, War, WV 24892.


Cynthia Wilson

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Synthia King; age 38; born in VA; married; 6th grade education; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William R. King.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Taylor - King"; Article; Page 185;
submitted by Eula King, Box 253, War, WV 24892.


Anna Lou King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Anna Lou King; age 14; born in VA; 6th grade education; attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.


Marie King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Marie King; age 13; born in VA; 6th grade education; attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.


J. W. King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as J. W. King; age 7; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.


Ruth King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Ruth King; age 6; born in WV; 1st grade education; attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.


Mary King

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; E.D. 24-19; taken on 2 May 1940; Page 335B;
Image 36 of 46; Household #309.
Listed as Mary King; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; living in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. King.


George Earl Bolick Jr

1. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 28; WV Archives Web Site.
George Earl Bowlick, Jr; age 20; born 12 Oct 1945 ib Welch, WV; single; living at Box 11, Welch, WV;
son of George Earl and Nannie Florence (Crabtree) Bowlick; married on 5 Mar 1966 at Northfork, WV;
Janet Sue Glass; age 19; born 27 Dec 1946 at Elkhorn, WV. single; living at Box 255, Maybeury, WV;
daughter of James Ira and Effie (Smith) Glass; with consent of George E. and Nannie Bowlick, parents
of George Earl Bowlick, Jr; and James I. and Effie M. Glass, parents of Janet Sue Glass.


Janet Sue Glass

1. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1966); Page 28; WV Archives Web Site.
George Earl Bowlick, Jr; age 20; born 12 Oct 1945 ib Welch, WV; single; living at Box 11, Welch, WV;
son of George Earl and Nannie Florence (Crabtree) Bowlick; married on 5 Mar 1966 at Northfork, WV;
Janet Sue Glass; age 19; born 27 Dec 1946 at Elkhorn, WV. single; living at Box 255, Maybeury, WV;
daughter of James Ira and Effie (Smith) Glass; with consent of George E. and Nannie Bowlick, parents
of George Earl Bowlick, Jr; and James I. and Effie M. Glass, parents of Janet Sue Glass.


Albert Lee Wolfe

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 208A; Image
31 of 76; Family #266/282.
Listed as Albert Wolfe; age 18; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Albert J. Duncan, with
mother, Minerva Duncan Wolfe Greer.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Albert L. Wolfe; born 16 Aug 1911 in Twin Branch, WV; died 1 Nov 1947 in McDowell Co, WV; buried
here; grave marker photo shown; "WEST VIRGINIA * PVT 1040 BASE UNIT AAF * WORLD WAR II"/


Willis Blankenship

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch; Browns Creek Road; taken on 31 Jan
1920; Page 137B; Family #577.
Listed as Willis Blankenship; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Joseph Blankenship.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Recoeds; Vol #__(1966); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
Willis Blankenship; age 54; born 15 Jul 1911 at Welch, WV; widowed; living at Iarger, WV; son of
Joe and Harrett (Rose) Blankenship; married on 29 Jan 1966 at Iaeger, WV; Mamie Elsie Steele Cline;
age 50; born 14 Nov 1915 at Iaeger, WV; wodow; living at Box 19B, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Anse and
Kentucky (Potter) Steele.


Mamie Elsie Steele

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 24 Mar 1920; Page 251B; Image 33 of 35;
Family #338/342.
Listed as Mamie Steele; age 4 yrs, 2 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Anse Steele.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 195B; Image 46 of 56;
Family #374/386.
Listed as Mamie Steele; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, Anse Steele.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Recoeds; Vol #__(1966); Page 15; WV Archives Web Site.
Willis Blankenship; age 54; born 15 Jul 1911 at Welch, WV; widowed; living at Iarger, WV; son of
Joe and Harrett (Rose) Blankenship; married on 29 Jan 1966 at Iaeger, WV; Mamie Elsie Steele Cline;
age 50; born 14 Nov 1915 at Iaeger, WV; wodow; living at Box 19B, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Anse and
Kentucky (Potter) Steele.