McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Gail Thomas McDonald

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 427; WV Archives Web Site.
Gail Thomas McDonald; age 18; born 19 Feb1947 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Avondale, WV; son of Oscar Fred and Vandora (Roberts) McDonald; married on 11 Sep 1965 in
Iaeger, WV; Stella Louise Christian; age 16; born 17 Dec 1948 in Iaeger, WV; single; no previous
marriage; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of Lincoln and Marie (Addair) Christian; with consent of
Phyllis Waldon, guardian of Gail Thomas Christian, both parents deceased; and Lincoln and Hazel
Christian, parents of Stella Louise Christian.


John Thomas McCoy

1. "Miller Family Tree"; mamaalosky; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Johnny McCoy; born 9 Sep 1918 at Bradshaw, WV; died 12 Nov 1992 in Madison, WV; son of
unknown parents; husband of Mildred Gray Dakin; father of John Thomas McCoy
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 297; WV Archives Web Site.
John Thomas McCoy; age 21; born 3 Sep 1954 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at
Box 951, Roderfield, WV; son of John Kirk and Mildred (Dekin) McCoy; married on 18 Apr 1965 in
Roderfield, WV; Linda Carl Holliman; age 16; born in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Box 98, Premier, WV; daughter of Paul Jackson and Florence Amelia (Harris) Holleman; with
consent of M/M Harold Hollaway, foster parents of Linda Carol Holliman.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #69 047394; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John Thomas McCoy; age 26; born 3 Sep 1943 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage (sic, 2nd); 2 yrs
HS education; living at Box 951, Welch, WV; son of John K. and Mildred (Dakie, sic Dakin) McCoy;
married on 4 Nov 1969 in Memorial United Methodist Church, Lebanon, VA; Sharon Fay Beheler;
age 24; born 30 Aug 1945 in VA; single; this is her 1st marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at Box 7,
Premier, WV; daughter of Edgar Thomas and Thelma (Jenks) Beheler.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 16 Dec 2013.
John Thomas McCoy; born 3 Sep 1943; died 4 Nov 2000; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Linda Carol Holleman

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 297; WV Archives Web Site.
John Thomas McCoy; age 21; born 3 Sep 1954 in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at
Box 951, Roderfield, WV; son of John Kirk and Mildred (Dekin) McCoy; married on 18 Apr 1965 in
Roderfield, WV; Linda Carl Holliman; age 16; born in Welch, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at Box 98, Premier, WV; daughter of Paul Jackson and Florence Amelia (Harris) Holleman; with
consent of M/M Harold Hollaway, foster parents of Linda Carol Holliman.


Clyde Higgins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 28; botn in Itoga, AL (sp?); single; miner; living at Leckie, WV; son of John and Sallie;
married on 8 Feb 1936 at Leckie, WV; Anna Mae Walker; age 21; born in NC; single; daughter of F. C.
and Sarah.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 44; born in AL; divorced; living at War, WV; married on 22 Dec 1951 in Lebanon, VA;
Clara Turner; age 45; born in Coeburn, VA; widow; living at War, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 27; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 56; born 22 Mar 1907 in Jefferson Co, AL; widowed; living at Box 344, Welch, WV; son of
John and Sallie (Fields) Higgins; married on 6 Mar 1964 at Welch, WV; Ennis Green; age 52; born 28 Mar 1911
in Pineville, WV; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of William Harrison and Martha (Ford) Faw.


Ennis Faw

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 456; WV Archives Web Site.
Estel Green; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Wolfpen, WV; son of Andy Green; married on
22 May 1931 at residence of Harrison Faw; Ennis Faw; age18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at
Wolfpen, WV; daughter of Harrison Faw.


Clyde Higgins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 28; botn in Itoga, AL (sp?); single; miner; living at Leckie, WV; son of John and Sallie;
married on 8 Feb 1936 at Leckie, WV; Anna Mae Walker; age 21; born in NC; single; daughter of F. C.
and Sarah.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 44; born in AL; divorced; living at War, WV; married on 22 Dec 1951 in Lebanon, VA;
Clara Turner; age 45; born in Coeburn, VA; widow; living at War, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 27; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 56; born 22 Mar 1907 in Jefferson Co, AL; widowed; living at Box 344, Welch, WV; son of
John and Sallie (Fields) Higgins; married on 6 Mar 1964 at Welch, WV; Ennis Green; age 52; born 28 Mar 1911
in Pineville, WV; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of William Harrison and Martha (Ford) Faw.


Anna Mae Walker

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 28; botn in Itoga, AL (sp?); single; miner; living at Leckie, WV; son of John and Sallie;
married on 8 Feb 1936 at Leckie, WV; Anna Mae Walker; age 21; born in NC; single; daughter of F. C.
and Sarah.


James Henderson Bailey

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 16, Family #96.
Listed as James H. Bailey, age 9, in household of father, Gordon Bailey.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 759.
Sandy River Township, page 012.
Listed as James H. Bailey, age 18, in household of father, Gordon Bailey.
3. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 18.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 111.
James H. Bailey, age 20, born in McDowell Co, WV, son of Gordon and
Prica Bailey, married on 19 May 1882 Ulsa Roberts, age 17, born in Floyd Co,
KY, daughter of Riley and Matilda Roberts.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 127; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Bailey; age 40; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Gorden
and Pricie; married on 3 Mar 1908 in Panther, WV; Eliza Bartley; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Nancy.


Eliza Bartley

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1908); Page 127; WV Archives Web Site.
J.H. Bailey; age 40; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Panther, WV; son of Gorden
and Pricie; married on 3 Mar 1908 in Panther, WV; Eliza Bartley; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of Nancy.


Clyde Higgins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 23; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 28; botn in Itoga, AL (sp?); single; miner; living at Leckie, WV; son of John and Sallie;
married on 8 Feb 1936 at Leckie, WV; Anna Mae Walker; age 21; born in NC; single; daughter of F. C.
and Sarah.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 44; born in AL; divorced; living at War, WV; married on 22 Dec 1951 in Lebanon, VA;
Clara Turner; age 45; born in Coeburn, VA; widow; living at War, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 27; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 56; born 22 Mar 1907 in Jefferson Co, AL; widowed; living at Box 344, Welch, WV; son of
John and Sallie (Fields) Higgins; married on 6 Mar 1964 at Welch, WV; Ennis Green; age 52; born 28 Mar 1911
in Pineville, WV; widow; living at Welch, WV; daughter of William Harrison and Martha (Ford) Faw.


Clara Hughes

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 140; WV Archives Web Site.
Clyde Higgins; age 44; born in AL; divorced; living at War, WV; married on 22 Dec 1951 in Lebanon, VA;
Clara Turner; age 45; born in Coeburn, VA; widow; living at War, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 007993; WV Archives Web Site.
Clara (Mrs. Clyde) Higgins; age 54; born in Apr 1907 at Tom's Creek, VA; married; housewife; living at
War, WV; daughter of Pete and Mattie (Lowe) Hughes; died 9 Jun 1961 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to aortic stenosis, reheumatic heart disease, inactivemwith crossed ectopia, left kidney;; buried
12 Jun 1961 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 1 Feb 2012.
Clara Hughes Higgins; born in Apr 1967; died 9 Jun 1961; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


David H. Cunningham Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 410; WV Archives Web Site.
Dave Cunningham; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; soldier; living at Bluefield, WV; son of
Louis and Nannie; married on 18 Aug 1917 at Maybeury, WV; Irene Howard; age 19; botn in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daugher of R.L. and A.L. Howard.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as D.H. Cunningham; age 34; born in WV; married at 21; coal miner; head of household.


Myrtle Irene Howard

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1917); Page 410; WV Archives Web Site.
Dave Cunningham; age 22; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; soldier; living at Bluefield, WV; son of
Louis and Nannie; married on 18 Aug 1917 at Maybeury, WV; Irene Howard; age 19; botn in Tazewell
Co, VA; single; daugher of R.L. and A.L. Howard.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as Irene Cunningham; age 27; born in VA; married at 15; in household of husband, David H.
Cunningham.


Eiliem (sp?) Cunningham

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as Eiliem (sp?) Cunningham; age 11; born in WV in household of father, David H. Cunningham.


David H. Cunningham Jr

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as David H. Cunningham, Jr; age 11; born in WV in household of father, David H. Cunningham.


Juanita Cunningham

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as Juanita Cunningham; age 4; born in WV in household of father, David H. Cunningham.


Margaret Cunningham

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as Margaret Cunningham; age 2 yrs, 1 mon; born in WV in household of father, David H.
Cunningham.


Joann Cunningham

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; Switchback; taken 7 Apr 1930; Page 254A; Image
13 of 24; Family #120/120.
Listed as Joean Cunningham; age 1 mon; born in WV in household of father, David H. Cunningham.


Jesse McCoy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 467; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse McCoy; age 18; born 4 Aug 1947 in Panther, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at
Panther, WV; son of Glen and Violet (Bailey) McCoy; married on 13 Nov 1965 on Horse Creek, Iaeger,
WV; Mae Branham; age 20; born 21 May 1945 in Panther, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at panther, WV; daughter of John and Ella (Bryant) Branham; with consent of Glen and Violet McCoy,
parents of Jesse McCoy, and John and Ella Branham, parents of Mae Branham.


Mae Branham

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 467; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse McCoy; age 18; born 4 Aug 1947 in Panther, WV; single; no previous marriage; living at
Panther, WV; son of Glen and Violet (Bailey) McCoy; married on 13 Nov 1965 on Horse Creek, Iaeger,
WV; Mae Branham; age 20; born 21 May 1945 in Panther, WV; single; no previous marriage; living
at panther, WV; daughter of John and Ella (Bryant) Branham; with consent of Glen and Violet McCoy,
parents of Jesse McCoy, and John and Ella Branham, parents of Mae Branham.