McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Roosevelt White

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 376; WV Archives Web Site.
Roosevelt White; age 26; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; miner; black; living at Davy, WV;
son of Andrew and Minnie; married on 30 Aug 1933 at Gary, WV; Ophelia Abbington; age
19; born in Winston Salem, NC; single; black; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Will and Emma.


Ophelia Abbington

1.1920 Cenus McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 191B; Image 44 of 70;
Family #400/435.
Listed as Ophelia Abington; age 5; born in VA; mulatto; in household of father, William J. Abbington.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Alpheus; Railroad Road; taken on 26 Apr 1930;
Page 67B; Image 43 of 45; Family # 458/420.
Listed as Ophelia Abington; age 16; born in NC; Negro; in household of father, William J. Abbington.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 376; WV Archives Web Site.
Roosevelt White; age 26; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; miner; black; living at Davy, WV;
son of Andrew and Minnie; married on 30 Aug 1933 at Gary, WV; Ophelia Abbington; age
19; born in Winston Salem, NC; single; black; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Will and Emma.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ophelia White
[Ophelia A White]
[Ophelia Abington]
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1914
Birth Place: Winston Sale, North Carolina
Death Date: 14 Jan 1990
Father: William Abington
Mother: Emma Eggelston
SSN: 235520933
Notes: Aug 1950: Name listed as OPHELIA WHITE; 03 Jun 1993: Name listed as OPHELIA A WHITE"


Roland Gilbert Elledge

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Town of Welch, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page
244A, Family #97.
Listed as Roland G. Elledge, age 1 yr, 4 mon, born in WV, in household of father, Gilbert Elledge.
2. 1940 Census, Spokane Co, WA; Spokane; 4909 Market Street; E.D. 41-25; taken on 8 Apr 1940;
Page 425A; Image 17 of 43; Household #191.
Listed as Gilbert Elledge; age 11; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter G. Elledge.
3. Kootenai Co, ID; Marriage License #261829; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roland G. Elledge; age 23; born in Welch, WV; single; living in Spokane, WA; married on 23 Aug
1952 at Coeur d'Alene, ID; Lala Sanders; age 17; born in Deer Park, WV; single; living in Spokane,
WA; witnessed by W.G. Elledge and Jeannie E. McFarlane.
4. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland G Elledge
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1928
Address: 3705 Arctic Blvd, Anchorage, AK, 99503-5774
[3705 Arctic Blvd # 1373, Anchorage, AK, 99503-5774 (1996)]
[3905 Hampton Dr, Anchorage, AK, 99504-4525]
[2035 Cliffside Dr # 4, Anchorage, AK, 99501-5715] "
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland Gilbert Elledge
[Roland G Elledge]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1929
Birth Place: Welch Unknow, West Virginia
Death Date: 10 Jun 2002
Father: Walter G Elledge
Mother: Clara Mann
SSN: 533207586
Notes: Jun 1942: Name listed as ROLAND GILBERT ELLEDGE; 22 Jun 2002:
Name listed as ROLAND G ELLEDGE"
6. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland G. Elledge
SSN: 533-20-7586
Last Residence:
99503 Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
BORN: 19 Sep 1928
Died: 10 Jun 2002
State (Year) SSN issued: Washington (Before 1951)"
7. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland Elledge
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1928
Death Date: 10 Jun 2002
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 4 Feb 1946
Release Date 1: 3 Aug 1947"
8. "Anchorage Daily News"; Anchorage, AK; Thursday, 13 June 2002; Newspaper Obit.
"73, died June 10, 2002, of natural causes at his fish site on the Kenai Peninsula near Point Possession.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Anchorage Lutheran Church.

"Mr. Elledge was born Sept. 19, 1928, in Welch, W.Va. He served in the Army Air Corps before attending college at Washington State College, where he was a record-holding swimmer. He received his master's degree at Whitworth College.

"In 1953, Mr. Elledge moved his family to Alaska, where he started as a teacher with the Anchorage School District. He was a principal at Muldoon and Nunaka Valley elementary schools before his retirement in 1978.
He had a passion for flying his PA16 Piper Clipper around Alaska and to Washington state. He taught ground school and flying lessons at Merrill Field for many years. Mr. Elledge spent his summers with his family at his commercial fish site for more than 35 years.

"He was a member of the Anchorage Lutheran Church, Pioneers of Alaska lgloo 5, Spenard Lions Club, and the American Legion.

"He enjoyed flying, fishing, travel, his family, and studying the Civil War.

"Mr. Elledge was preceded in death by his father, Walter Gilbert Elledge, and mother, Clara Virginia Mann.
He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Rosemary Elledge, and his children James and Diane Elledge, Ron Elledge, David Elledge, Susan and Ray Oakley, all of Anchorage, Virginia, Richard and Cal-David Pflugrath of California, April Williams of Portland, Ore., and Lynn Lenhart of New York; 16 grandchildren, Elaina, Jennifer, Alisha, Jason, Aaron, Morgan, Hailey Elledge, Everett, Madeleine, Naomi Oakley of Anchorage, Carl and Sam Pflugrath of California, and Aaron, Emery, Summer and Lindsey Williams of Portland; and friends and members of the Driftwood Cove Beachrats Club."


Rosemary F.

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Rosemary F Ellege
Residence Date 01 Oct 1987
Residence Place Anchorage, Alaska, United States
Address Anchorage, Alaska 99503
Address Date 01 Oct 1987
Record Number 255230726"


William Turner

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 266; WV Archives Web Site.
William Turner; age 27; born in Greenville Co, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on
13 Jun 1953 at Superior, WV; Ruby Coleen Quesenberry; age 23; born and living at Superior,
WV; single;


Colleen Quesenberry

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 266; WV Archives Web Site.
William Turner; age 27; born in Greenville Co, VA; single; living at Welch, WV; married on
13 Jun 1953 at Superior, WV; Ruby Coleen Quesenberry; age 23; born and living at Superior,
WV; single;
2.. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Colleen Turner, age 88, formerly of Welch, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. She was born on June 21, 1929 to the late Carl and Rubye Quesenberry. She was a graduate of Welch High School in 1947 and graduated from Madison College (now James Madison University) in 1951 where she was an outstanding basketball player at both. She is fondly remembered for the 40+ years she spent coaching and teaching at Welch High School. She coached basketball, track, and cheerleading, and taught physical education and health. Colleen also devoted many years caring for her loving parents.Colleen had a particular love of sports, especially WVU basketball and football. She was a faithful member of the First United Methodist Church and enjoyed singing in the choir.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her great-grandchild, Olivia Tester.
She is survived by her son, Donnie Turner; her grandchildren, Will Turner, Ashleigh Burdette, Lyndsey Turner, and Natalie Tester; her great-grand children, Bella Tester, Eva Burdette, and Brody Burdette. A special thank you to Debbie Jones, RN and Teresa Rigney, CNA at Carillon Hospice, and also to Colleen’s caregiver, Candy Muncey.
Funeral Services will be conducted, Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV, with Pastor Olen Butcher-Winfrey Officiating, Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Bluewell WV."


Carl Conrad Quesenberry

1. Carroll Co, VA; Delayed Birth Certificate #14032; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Carl Conrad Quesenberrt; born 16 Sep 1908 in Carroll Co, VA; parents, Ezra Cordel and Willie
Poerce (Edwards) Quesenberry; attested to by father, age 54; Ezra was 20 yrs old and Willie was
18 at the time of his birth.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Carl Conrad Quesenberry
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 32
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Sylvatus Carroll, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 16 Sep 1908
Residence Place: Superior, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Occupation: Lake Superior Coal Company
Weight: 155
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 10
Next of Kin: Ruby Virginia Quesenberry
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Carl Conrad Quesenberry Self (Head)
Ruby Virginia Quesenberry Wife"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Carl C. Quesenberry
Last Residence:
24801 Welch, Mcdowell, West Virginia
BORN: 16 Sep 1908
Died: 12 Jun 2006
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
4. U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2017; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Carl C Quesenberry
Gender: Male
Death Age: 97
Birth Date: 16 Sep 1908
Death Date: 12 Jun 2006
Obituary Date: 14 Jun 2006
Newspaper Title: Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Newspaper Place: Bluefield, West Virginia, USA"


Roland Gilbert Elledge

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Town of Welch, taken on 4 Apr 1930, Page
244A, Family #97.
Listed as Roland G. Elledge, age 1 yr, 4 mon, born in WV, in household of father, Gilbert Elledge.
2. 1940 Census, Spokane Co, WA; Spokane; 4909 Market Street; E.D. 41-25; taken on 8 Apr 1940;
Page 425A; Image 17 of 43; Household #191.
Listed as Gilbert Elledge; age 11; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Walter G. Elledge.
3. Kootenai Co, ID; Marriage License #261829; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roland G. Elledge; age 23; born in Welch, WV; single; living in Spokane, WA; married on 23 Aug
1952 at Coeur d'Alene, ID; Lala Sanders; age 17; born in Deer Park, WV; single; living in Spokane,
WA; witnessed by W.G. Elledge and Jeannie E. McFarlane.
4. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland G Elledge
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1928
Address: 3705 Arctic Blvd, Anchorage, AK, 99503-5774
[3705 Arctic Blvd # 1373, Anchorage, AK, 99503-5774 (1996)]
[3905 Hampton Dr, Anchorage, AK, 99504-4525]
[2035 Cliffside Dr # 4, Anchorage, AK, 99501-5715] "
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland Gilbert Elledge
[Roland G Elledge]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1929
Birth Place: Welch Unknow, West Virginia
Death Date: 10 Jun 2002
Father: Walter G Elledge
Mother: Clara Mann
SSN: 533207586
Notes: Jun 1942: Name listed as ROLAND GILBERT ELLEDGE; 22 Jun 2002:
Name listed as ROLAND G ELLEDGE"
6. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland G. Elledge
SSN: 533-20-7586
Last Residence:
99503 Anchorage, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
BORN: 19 Sep 1928
Died: 10 Jun 2002
State (Year) SSN issued: Washington (Before 1951)"
7. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Roland Elledge
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1928
Death Date: 10 Jun 2002
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 4 Feb 1946
Release Date 1: 3 Aug 1947"
8. "Anchorage Daily News"; Anchorage, AK; Thursday, 13 June 2002; Newspaper Obit.
"73, died June 10, 2002, of natural causes at his fish site on the Kenai Peninsula near Point Possession.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Anchorage Lutheran Church.

"Mr. Elledge was born Sept. 19, 1928, in Welch, W.Va. He served in the Army Air Corps before attending college at Washington State College, where he was a record-holding swimmer. He received his master's degree at Whitworth College.

"In 1953, Mr. Elledge moved his family to Alaska, where he started as a teacher with the Anchorage School District. He was a principal at Muldoon and Nunaka Valley elementary schools before his retirement in 1978.
He had a passion for flying his PA16 Piper Clipper around Alaska and to Washington state. He taught ground school and flying lessons at Merrill Field for many years. Mr. Elledge spent his summers with his family at his commercial fish site for more than 35 years.

"He was a member of the Anchorage Lutheran Church, Pioneers of Alaska lgloo 5, Spenard Lions Club, and the American Legion.

"He enjoyed flying, fishing, travel, his family, and studying the Civil War.

"Mr. Elledge was preceded in death by his father, Walter Gilbert Elledge, and mother, Clara Virginia Mann.
He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Rosemary Elledge, and his children James and Diane Elledge, Ron Elledge, David Elledge, Susan and Ray Oakley, all of Anchorage, Virginia, Richard and Cal-David Pflugrath of California, April Williams of Portland, Ore., and Lynn Lenhart of New York; 16 grandchildren, Elaina, Jennifer, Alisha, Jason, Aaron, Morgan, Hailey Elledge, Everett, Madeleine, Naomi Oakley of Anchorage, Carl and Sam Pflugrath of California, and Aaron, Emery, Summer and Lindsey Williams of Portland; and friends and members of the Driftwood Cove Beachrats Club."


Lala Sanders

1. Kootenai Co, ID; Marriage License #261829; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roland G. Elledge; age 23; born in Welch, WV; single; living in Spokane, WA; married on 23 Aug
1952 at Coeur d'Alene, ID; Lala Sanders; age 17; born in Deer Park, WV; single; living in Spokane,
WA; witnessed by W.G. Elledge and Jeannie E. McFarlane.


David R. Elledge

1. Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: David ?? Elledge
Baptism Age: 1
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 1 May 1962
Birth Place: Anchorage
Baptism Date: 11 May 1963
Baptism Place: Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Church: Trinity Presbyterian Church
Father: Roland G Elledge "
2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: David R Elledge
Birth Date: 1 May 1962
Phone Number:"
"Address: PO Box 140215, Anchorage, AK, 99514-0215 (1993)
[3705 Arctic Blvd, Anchorage, AK, 99503-5774]
[3721 Gardner St # 1, Anchorage, AK, 99508-4953 (1994)]
[540 N Hoyt 1, Anchorage, AK, 99508]


Susan Joy Elledge

1. Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Susan Joye Elledge
Baptism Age: 0
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 5 Jan 1965
Birth Place: Anchorage
Baptism Date: 11 Apr 1965
Baptism Place: Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Church: Trinity Presbyterian Church
Father: Roland Elledge "


William Judson Abbington

1. Henry Co, VA Delayed Birth Certificate #2780; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Judson Abington; born 14 Mar 1886 on homeplace of James E. Marshall, Sr in
Henry Co, VA; colored; son of George Abington, age 35, born in Henry Co, VA, farmer
colored, and Nancy Egleston, age 30, born in Heny Co, VA, colored; parents marriage date
unknown; he was their 9th child; issued 5 Jul 1951.
2. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Wm. Abington
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Birth Place: Henry Co., Virginia
Marriage Date: 9 Oct 1912
Marriage Place: Records From Henry Co., Virginia
Father: Geo. Abington
Mother: Nancy Abington
Spouse: Emma ... Eggleton
FHL Film Number: 0031988
Reference ID: 2:3Z1ZKXW"
3.1920 Cenus McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 191B; Image 44 of
70; Family #400/435.
Listed as William Abington; age 32; born in VA; married; mulatto; coal miner; head of household.
4.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Alpheus; Railroad Road; taken on 26 Apr 1930;
Page 67B; Image 43 of 45; Family # 458/420.
Listed as Will Abington; age 40; born in VA; married at 28; Negro; coal miner; head of household
5. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-818; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
William Jutson Abington; age 56; born 14 Mar 1886 in Preston, VA; living at #2 Mine, Gary, WV;
employed by US Coal & Coke Co, #2 Works, Gary, WV; person who will always know address,
Selina Abington, Gary, WV; Negro; 6'2" tall; 190 lbs.; brown eyes; gray hair; light brown complexion.
6. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Abington
SSN: 235-07-3357
Last Residence:
West Virginia
BORN: 14 Mar 1886
Died: Jul 1962
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
7. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by B. Walls; 20 Jan 2017.
" William Jutson Abington
Birth 14 Mar 1886
Preston, Henry County, Virginia, USA
Death 27 Jul 1962 (aged 76)
Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Oak Grove Cemetery
Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Plot A 440
Memorial ID 175540923 "


Emma Sue Eggleston

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Emma ... Eggleton
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Age: 15
Birth Date: 1897
Birth Place: Henry Co., Virginia
Marriage Date: 9 Oct 1912
Marriage Place: Records From Henry Co., Virginia
Father: T. C. Eggleton
Mother: D. V. Eggleton
Spouse: Wm. Abington
FHL Film Number: 0031988
Reference ID: 2:3Z1ZKXW"


James Abbington

1.1920 Cenus McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Gary; taken on 31 Jan 1920; Page 191B; Image 44 of 70;
Family #400/435.
Listed as James Abington; age 8; born in VA; mulatto; in household of father, William J. Abbington.
.


Anna Ruth Carrico

1. Colorado, County Marriage Records and State Index, 1862-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna R Carrico
Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 25 Mar 1929
Marriage Place: Olathe, Delta, Colorado, USA
Spouse: Ira C Abernathy
Film Number: 001690047"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna Carrico Abernathy
[Anna Ruth Babcock]
[Anna Babcock]
[Anna Carrico Carrico]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 6 Oct 1906
Birth Place: Keystone, West Virginia
Death Date: Apr 1977
Father: John R Carrico
Mother: Maud E Boyer
SSN: 524241170
Signature on SSN Card: Anna R Abernathy
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Sep 1942: Name listed as ANNA CARRICO ABERNATHY; Jan 1966: Name listed as
ANNA RUTH BABCOCK; 31 Dec 1987: Name listed as ANNA BABCOCK"
3. California, Death Index, 1940-1997; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna R Babcock
Social Security #: 524241170
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 6 Oct 1906
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 26 Apr 1977
Death Place: Humboldt"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna Ruth Babcock
Maiden Name: Carrico
Birth Date: 6 Oct 1906
Birth Place: McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 26 Apr 1977
Death Place: Humboldt County, California, United States of America
Cemetery: Sunset Memorial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Eureka, Humboldt County, California, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Father: John R. Carrico
Mother: Maude E. Carrico
Spouse: Harry Oley Babcock
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."