McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Henry Williams

1. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #8556; WV Archives Web Site.
William Henry Williams; age 35 yrs; 9 mons, 28 days; born 15 Aug 1899 in Elizabethtown, KY; married;
husband of Janet Burke; mining machinist; living at Freeman, WV; son of Haden Overton and Rosa
(Daniel) Williams; died 13 Jun 1935 in Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; due to fractured skull, cause
unknown; occurred 9 Jun 1935 near Pocahontas, VA, accident? or homicide?; buried 15 Jun 1935 in
Elizabethtown, KY; informant, Mrs. W.H. Williams, Freeman, WV.


Robert Lee Lambert

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Lee Lambert
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Date: abt 1929
Marriage Registration Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 10 Dec 1947
Marriage Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Father: Lee Warner Lambert
Mother: Josephine Lambert
Spouse: Billie Ruth Akers"


Billie Ruth Akers

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Billie Ruth Akers
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 18
Birth Date: abt 1929
Marriage Registration Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 10 Dec 1947
Marriage Place: Bland, Virginia, USA
Father: John Milliard Akers
Mother: Lula Marie Lambert
Spouse: Robert Lee Lambert"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Billie Ruth Lambert
[Billie R Lambert]
[Billie Ruth Akers]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 2 Feb 1929
Birth Place: Elbert McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 21 Apr 2007
Father: Johnnie M Akers
Mother: Lula M Lambert
SSN: 224587793
Notes: Oct 1960: Name listed as BILLIE RUTH LAMBERT;
28 Apr 2007: Name listed as BILLIE R LAMBERT"


Robert Sidney Akers

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robt. D. Akers
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1895
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1913
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Father: D. W.
Mother: M. J.
Spouse: A. M. Beamer (sic, Bowman)
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 173"
2. 1920 Census, Wythe Co, VA; Lead Mine District; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page 162B; Image
34 of 36; Family #114/116.
Listed as Robert S. Akers; age 24; born in VA; married; coal miner; in household of father,
Daniel W. Akers.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as R. Sam Akers; age 45; born in VA; married; 9th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; mechanic in coal mine; head of household.
4. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robert Sidney Akers
Birth Date: 11 Feb 1895
Death Date: 6 Jun 1949
Cemetery: Riverside Memorial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Spouse: Artie Melissa Akers
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."
Obit Posted
"Norfolk Virginian Pilot Tuesday June 7, 1949

"Robert Sidney Akers, 53, of 4511 Meadow Road, Broad Creek Village, died of a heart attack at 2 a.m. while on his way to work in Hampton.

"A son of the late Daniel and Mrs. Mary Jane Bowman Akers, he was a native of Carroll County, and had lived here six years.

"Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Artie Bowman Akers; five daughters, Mrs. T.M. Beal (sic, Thomas M. Bell); of Columbia, S.C.; Mrs. Wade Bell, of Wheeling W. Va.; Miss Elsie Akers, of Jacksonville, Fla.; Misses Garnet and Mary Lee Akers, of the home; three sons, Robert C. Akers, of Detroit, Mich.; William and Clarence Akers, of Broad Creek Village; and a sister, Mrs. Robert Williams of Superior W. Va.

"The body was taken to the Graham Funeral Home, South Norfolk."


Artie Melissa Bowman

1. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Robt. D. Akers
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Age: 18
Birth Date: 1895
Birth Place: Carroll Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1913
Marriage Place: Carroll, Virginia
Father: D. W.
Mother: M. J.
Spouse: A. M. Beamer (sic, Bowman)
FHL Film Number: 31087
Reference ID: p 173"
2. 1920 Census, Wythe Co, VA; Lead Mine District; taken on 16 Jan 1920; Page 162B; Image
34 of 36; Family #114/116.
Listed as Arty M. Akers; age 24; born in VA; married; in household of father-in-law, Daniel W.
Akers.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as Artie Akers; age 46; born in VA; married; 7th grade education; lived in same
place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Robert Sidney Akers.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Artie Bowman Akers
[Artie B Akers]
[Artie Bowman Bowman]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 7 Mar 1893
Birth Place: Carroll, Virginia
Death Date: 6 Feb 1989
Father: Samuel G Bowman
Mother: Virginia A Radford
SSN: 225921289
Signature on SSN Card: Artie Marie Bowman Akers
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: 17 Aug 1972: Name listed as ARTIE BOWMAN AKERS;
23 Feb 1989: Name listed as ARTIE B AKERS"
5. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Artie Marie Akers
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 94
Birth Date: abt 1895
Death Date: 6 Feb 1989
Death Place: Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Spouse: Rs"


Robert C. Akers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as Robert Akers; age 10; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Robert Sidney Akers.


Mary Lou Akers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as Mary Lou Akers; age 8; born in WV; 2nd grade education; attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Robert Sidney Akers.


Garnet Marie Akers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as Garnet Akers; age 6; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived
in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Robert Sidney Akers.
2. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Garnet Marie Akers
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 36
Birth Date: 6 Apr 1933
Marriage Registration Place: Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 6 Mar 1970
Marriage Place: Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Father: Robert Sidney Akers
Mother: Artie Marie Bowman
Spouse: Thomas Ellsworth Riley"


William Akers

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-42; taken on
2 Apr 1940; Page 917A; Image 1 of 25; Household #6.
Listed as William Akers; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Robert Sidney Akers.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Akers
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 20 Apr 1935
Birth Place: Coalwood, West Virginia
Death Date: 9 Nov 2004
Father: Robert S Akers
Mother: Artie M Boeman
SSN: 229382375
Notes: May 1951: Name listed as WILLIAM AKERS"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Akers
SSN: 229-38-2375
Last Residence:
37818 Mosheim, Greene, Tennessee, USA
BORN: 20 Apr 1935
Died: 9 Nov 2004
State (Year) SSN issued: Virginia (Before 1951)"


Junior Andrew Burress

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 322; WV Archives Web Site.
Junior Andrew Burress; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; single; married on 25 Jun 1949
at Wilcoe, WV; Frances Marie Akers; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; single.


Frances Marie Akers

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 6B;
Image 12 of 26; Family #111/123.
Listed as Francis Akers; age 9 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Ernest W. Akers.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 322; WV Archives Web Site.
Junior Andrew Burress; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; single; married on 25 Jun 1949
at Wilcoe, WV; Frances Marie Akers; age 21; born and living at Havaco, WV; single.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Frances Marie Akers
[Frances Marieakers Burress]
[Frances Burress]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Jun 1929
Birth Place: Havaco McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 27 Oct 2002
Father: Ernest W Akers
Mother: Madge K Poole
SSN: 232428216
Notes: Jun 1945: Name listed as FRANCES MARIE AKERS;
Oct 1949: Name listed as FRANCES MARIEAKERS BURRESS;
05 Nov 2002: Name listed as FRANCES M BURRESS"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Frances M. Burress
SSN: 232-42-8216
Last Residence:
24382 Wytheville, Wythe, Virginia, USA
BORN: 14 Jun 1929
Died: 27 Oct 2002
State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)"
5. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Frances Akers Burress
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 73
Birth Date: abt 1929
Death Date: 27 Oct 2002
Death Place: Wythe, Virginia, USA"


Ernest W. Akers

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 6B;
Image 12 of 26; Family #111/123.
Listed as Ernest Akers; age 29; born in VA; married at 23; engineer at stationary boiler; head
of household.


Madge K. Poole

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 6B;
Image 12 of 26; Family #111/123.
Listed as Madge Akers; age 25; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, Ernest
W. Akers.


Ethel Akers

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Havaco; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 6B;
Image 12 of 26; Family #111/123.
Listed as Ethel Akers; age 3 yrs, 7 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Ernest W. Akers.


William Russell Turner

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: William Russell Turner
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 20
Birth Date: 15 Sep 1948
Marriage Registration Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 7 Nov 1968
Marriage Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Father: Richard C Turner
Mother: Beatrice L Shriver
Spouse: Thelma Jean Jones"


Thelma Lee Jones

1. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Thelma Jean Jones
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 20
Birth Date: 16 Nov 1947
Marriage Registration Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Marriage Date: 7 Nov 1968
Marriage Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Father: Foster L Jones
Mother: Doris Akers
Spouse: William Russell Turner"


Foster Lee Jones

1. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Foster Lee Jones
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Middlesex, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 20 Sep 1918
Residence Place: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Employer: Bell Cab Company
Weight: 142
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Blonde
Height: 5
Next of Kin: Fannie Gray
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Foster Lee Jones Self (Head)"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Foster Lee Jones
[Foster L Jones]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 20 Sep 1918
Birth Place: Middlesox, Virginia
[Middlesox|]
Death Date: 29 Mar 2004
Claim Date: 29 Nov 1975
Father: Ernest L Jones
Mother: Foxwell C Sarah
SSN: 579100893
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Duplicate request; evidence of identity only submitted.
Signature on SSN Card: Foster L Jones
Notes: 16 Oct 1996: Name listed as FOSTER LEE JONES;
20 Nov 1975: Name listed as FOSTER L JONES"


Doris Jeannette Akers

1.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Welch, WV; E.D. 24-29; taken on
12 Apr 1940; Page 578B; Image 20 of 93; Household #189.
Listed as Doris Akers; age 14; born in WV; 7th grade education; attending school; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Raymond H. Akers.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Doris Jeannette Akers
[Doris Jeannette Jones]
[Doris Jones]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 17 Jul 1926
Birth Place: Maitland Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: Feb 1994
Father: Raymond H Akers
Mother: Thelma L Fizer
SSN: 236324026
Notes: Sep 1942: Name listed as DORIS JEANNETTE AKERS;
07 Feb 1977: Name listed as DORIS JEANNETTE JONES; :
Name listed as DORIS JEA JONES;
05 Apr 1994: Name listed as DORIS J JONES"


Aaron Oather Allen

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 180; WV Archives Web Site.
Aaron Oather Allen; age 20; born in Six, WV; single; living at Superior, WV; married on
3 Jan 1945 at Welch, WV; Lillian Juanita Akers; age 19; born at Big Four, WV; single;
living at Superior, WV; with consent of William Allen, father of Aaron Osther Allen and
Indian Akers, mother of Lillian Juanita Akers.
2. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Aaron Oather Allen
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 51
Birth Date: 12 Jun 1924
Death Date: 22 Jul 1975
Death Place: Charlottesville, Albemarle, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 25 Jul 1975
Father: William Allen
Mother: Leona Mckinney
Spouse: Juanita Akers Allen"


Lillian Juanita Akers

1.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Elkhorn; taken on 12 Apr 1930; page 235A;
Image 19 of 43; Family #152/171.
Listed as Juanita Akers; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, George Akers.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Superior; E.D. 24-41; taken on
8 Apr 1940; Page 809A; Image 21 of 36; Household #183.
Listed as Juanite Akers; age 15; born in WV; 8th grade education; attending school; lived in
McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, George L. Akers,
\3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 180; WV Archives Web Site.
Aaron Oather Allen; age 20; born in Six, WV; single; living at Superior, WV; married on
3 Jan 1945 at Welch, WV; Lillian Juanita Akers; age 19; born at Big Four, WV; single;
living at Superior, WV; with consent of William Allen, father of Aaron Osther Allen and
Indian Akers, mother of Lillian Juanita Akers.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lillian Juanita Akers
[Lillian Juanita Allen]
[Lillian Allen]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 13 Mar 1925
Birth Place: Big Four Mcd, West Virginia
Death Date: 5 Aug 1999
Father: George L Akers
Mother: Clair I Rose
SSN: 236320972
Signature on SSN Card: Juanita Akers
Relationship of Signature: Signature name differs from NH’s name.
Notes: Aug 1942: Name listed as LILLIAN JUANITA AKERS;
23 May 1977: Name listed as LILLIAN JUANITA ALLEN;
10 Aug 1999: Name listed as LILLIAN J ALLEN"
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lillian J. Allen
SSN: 236-32-0972
Last Residence:
24701 Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 18 Mar 1925
Died: 5 Aug 1999
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
6. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lillian Juanita Allen
Maiden Name: Akers
Birth Date: 18 Mar 1925
Birth Place: Big Four, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 5 Aug 1999
Death Place: Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, United States of America
Cemetery: Woodlawn Memorial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Aaron Oather Allen
Children: William Lee Allen
Betsy Ann Turner
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


John V. Martin

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John V Martin
[John Martin]
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 15 Aug 1919
Death Date: Oct 1973
Claim Date: 17 Oct 1973
SSN: 251059169"
2. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John V Martin
Birth Date: 15 Aug 1919
Death Date: 10 Oct 1973
Cemetery: Oak Hill Burial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."


Hazel Lucille Akers

1. Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2012; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hazel (akers) Martin
Age at Death: 78
Birth Date: Abt 1925
Death Date: abt 2003
Death Place: Lakeland FL
Publication or Record Date: 5 Jul 2003
Publication or Record Place: United States
URL: http://obits.rootsweb.ancestry... "
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hazle Lucille Akers
[Hazel A Martin]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 16 Nov 1924
Birth Place: Havaco McDow, West Virginia
Death Date: 3 Jul 2003
Father: James W Akers
Mother: Ismay A Archer
SSN: 234327445
Notes: Aug 1941: Name listed as HAZLE LUCILLE AKERS;
Jun 1946: Name listed as HAZEL A MARTIN"
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hazel A. Martin
SSN: 234-32-7445
Last Residence:
33803 Lakeland, Polk, Florida, USA
BORN: 16 Nov 1924
Died: 3 Jul 2003
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Hazel A Martin
Birth Date: 16 Nov 1924
Death Date: 3 Jul 2003
Cemetery: Oak Hill Burial Park
Burial or Cremation Place: Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/mem..."