McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Phyllis Lucille Mullins

1. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
Alex Calvin Deskins; age 20; born in English, WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 11 Mar
1946 in Welch, WV; Phyllis Lucille Mullins; age 16; born and living at Bartley, WV; single; with consent
of George S. Deskins, father of Alex Calvin Deskins; and Rosa Buchanan, mother of Phyllis Lucille
Mullins.
2. Alexandria, VA; Marriage License #69 006132; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Enous Lee Barrett; age 36; born 12 Jan 1933 in VA; divorced; this his his 2nd marriage; 8th grade
education; living at 502 Duke St, Alexandria, VA; son of Richard W. and Ruby V. (Denson) Barrett;
married on 8 Mar 1969 in Alexandria, VA; Phyllis Lucille Matney, maiden name Mullins; age 39;
born 8 Mar 1929 in WV; divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; 4 yrs HS education; living at 1800 King
St, Alexandria, VA; daughter of H.C. and Rosa (Dunford) Mullins.
3. Russell Co, VA; Marriage License #78 031849; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Morris Price Collins; age 74; born 2 Jun 1904 in Johnson Co, KY; widowed; this is his 2nd marriage;
last marriage ended 30 Apr 1977; 2nd grade education; living at Box 38, Warriormine, WV; son of
Lewis and Laura Collins; married on 19 Jul 1978 in the Elk Garden United Methodist Church,
Rosedale, VA; Phyllis Lucille Matney; maiden name Mullins; age 48; born 8 Mar 1929 in Bartley, WV;
divorced; this is her 4th marriage; last marriage ended 2 Jun 1978; 2 yrs college education; living at
Box 462, War, WV; daughter of Howard and Rosa (Dunford) Mullins.
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Phyllis Lucille Mullins
[Phyllis Lucille Matney]
[Phyllis Barrett]
[Phyllis Collins]
[Phyllis Deskins]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 3 Aug 1927
Birth Place: Bartley Mcdo, West Virginia
[Bartley Mcd, West Virginia]
Death Date: 18 Oct 2002
Father: Howard C Mullins
Mother: Rose B Dunford
SSN: 235387801
Notes: Sep 1943: Name listed as PHYLLIS LUCILLE MULLINS;
Aug 1961: Name listed as PHYLLIS LUCILLE MATNEY;
Feb 1971: Name listed as PHYLLIS LUC BARRETT;
Feb 1971: Name listed as PHYLLIS LUCILLE BARRETT;
31 May 1979: Name listed as PHYLLIS LUCILLE MATNEY COLLINS; :
Name listed as PHYLLIS LUCILLE DESKINS"


Howard C. Mullins

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 77A,
Family #208.
Listed as Howard Mullins, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Preston, Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 3; WV Archives Website.
H.C. Mullins; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Paynesville, WV; son of Pres
and Polly Ann Mullins; married on 9 Nov 1928 at Bartley, WV; Rosie Belle Dunford; age 20; born in
McDowell co, WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; daughter of Bill and Fannie Dunford.
3. "McDowell County WV Cemeteries", Vance Cemetery, Paynesville, McDowell Co, WV.
Howard Mullins ; born in 1900; died in 1982; son of Craw? Preston and Polly Keen Mullins"; buried
here.
4. Social Security Death Index.
Howard Mullins; born on 28 Jul 1900; died in Sep 1982; living at Warriormine, McDowell Co, WV at
death.


Rosa Belle Dunford

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "Thomas Carl and Grace Belle Davidson Dunford"; Article; Page 141;
submitted by Loretta Dial, Bartley, WV 24813.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 3; WV Archives Website.
H.C. Mullins; age 25; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Paynesville, WV; son of Pres
and Polly Ann Mullins; married on 9 Nov 1928 at Bartley, WV; Rosie Belle Dunford; age 20; born in
McDowell co, WV; single; living at Bartley, WV; daughter of Bill and Fannie Dunford.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 121; WV Archives Website.
Basil Buchon (sic, Buchanan); age 22; born in Dixon (sic, Dickerson) Co, VA; single; miner; living at
Bartley, WV; son of Alex and Euria?; married on 27 Jun 1936 at Welch, WV; Rosie Dunford; age 25;
born in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; living at Bartley, WV; daughter of Bill and Fannie.
4. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #____(1949); Page 449; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Roosevelt Coleman; age 43; born in Bradshaw, WV; divorced; living at Yukon, WV; married
on 25 Aug 1949 at Bartley, WV; Rosa Bell Buchanan; age 39; born in Bradshaw, WV; divorced living
at Bartley, WV.


David Wayne Dawson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 184; "David and Denise Dawson"; article; submitted by Teresa
Dawson Clevenger, Box 173, Iaeger, WV 24844.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom Hatcher
and Sandra Long; "Danny Jr and Teresa Clevinger"; article; Page 120; submitted by Teresa
Clevinger; Iaeger, WV 24844.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Hobert and Sue Mullins"; Article; Page 216; submitted by Sue Mullins, PO Box,
212, Jolo, WV 24850.


Denise Mullins

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 184; "David and Denise Dawson"; article; submitted by Teresa
Dawson Clevenger, Box 173, Iaeger, WV 24844.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Hobert and Sue Mullins"; Article; Page 216; submitted by Sue Mullins, PO Box,
212, Jolo, WV 24850.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Little Candice Mullins"; Article; Page 216; submitted by Sue Mullins, PO Box,
212, Jolo, WV 24850.


David Ryan Dawson

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 184; "David and Denise Dawson"; article; submitted by Teresa
Dawson Clevenger, Box 173, Iaeger, WV 24844.


Benjamin Franklin Quinley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1999", Vol II, "Dwight and Teresa Estep", Article; Page 187;
submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Ora Mae and Glen Mullins"; Article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden
Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Juanita Beavers

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV, 1858-1999", Vol II, "Dwight and Teresa Estep", Article; Page 187;
submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Ora Mae and Glen Mullins"; Article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden
Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Raymond Quinley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Ora Mae and Glen Mullins"; Article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden
Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Dallas Quinley

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; Geneva Steel, Sandra Long,
and Tom Hatcher; "Ora Mae and Glen Mullins"; Article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581 Maiden
Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


John W. Taylor Sr

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Taylor; age 28 yrs; born in Alleghany Co, PA; living in Raleigh Co, WV; married on 2 Feb 1910
in Wickham, WV; Mary Stewart; age 19; born in KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV.
2. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Mabscott Precinct; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 220A;
Image 28 of 44; Family #254/266.
Listed as John W. Taylor; age 41; born in PA; married; coal miner; head of household.
3. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as John W. Taylor; age 53; born in PA; married at 33; district mine foreman in coal mine; head
of household.


Mary E. Stewart

1. Raleigh Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 155; WV Archives Web Site.
J.W. Taylor; age 28 yrs; born in Alleghany Co, PA; living in Raleigh Co, WV; married on 2 Feb 1910
in Wickham, WV; Mary Stewart; age 19; born in KY; living in Raleigh Co, WV.
2. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Mabscott Precinct; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 220A;
Image 28 of 44; Family #254/266.
Listed as Mary E. Taylor; age 21; born in KY; married; in household of husband, John W. Taylor.
3. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as Mary Taylor; age 29; born in KY; married at 18; in household of husband, John W. Taylor.


John W. Taylor Jr

1. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Mabscott Precinct; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 220A;
Image 28 of 44; Family #254/266.
Listed as John W. Taylor; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.
2. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as John W. Taylor, Jr; age 19; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.


James Franklin Taylor

1. 1920 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Mabscott Precinct; taken on 19 Jan 1920; Page 220A;
Image 28 of 44; Family #254/266.
Listed as James F. Taylor; age 2 yrs, 5 mons; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.
2. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as James F. Taylor; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry,com Web Site.
"Name: James Franklin Taylor
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Mabscott, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 11 Jul 1917
Residence: Cramberry, Raleigh, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
Occupation: The New River Company
Weight: 186
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 6 3
Next of Kin: Mary Taylor
Relationship to Draftee: Mother
Household Members:
Name Relationship
James Franklin Taylor Self (Head)
Mary Taylor Mother"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jan 2015.
James F. "Big Jim" Taylor; born 11 Jul 1917; died 4 Aug 1973; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"LOVING HUSBAND".


Melba J. Taylor

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as Melba J. Taylor; age 3 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.


Clarence E. Taylor

1. 1930 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Town District; Cranberry; taken on 1 May 1930; Page 142B; Image 46 of
55; Family #413/418.
Listed as Clarence E. Taylor; age 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, John W. Taylor.


Amelia Belle Davis

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 183; "Raymond and Arlene Davis" article; submitted by Barbara C.
Davis, 2527 David Dr., Nashville, TN 37207.


Abraham Smith

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, VA (now WV), taken on 22 Aug 1850, Page 177B, Family #395.
Listed as Abram Smith, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, John L. Smith.
2. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA (now WV); Tug River PO; taken 2 Aug 1860; Page 132; Image 28 of
42; Family #169/169
Listed as Abram Smith; age 22; born in VA; married with the year; head of household.
(Probably son of next door John and Mary Smith, Family #168)
3. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn Township, Tug River PO; taken 27 Jun 1870; Page 477A;
Image 2 of 11; Family #10.
Listed as Abraham Smith; age 33; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
4. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork Township; taken 3 Jun 1880; Page 186B; Image 8 of 47;
Listed as Abram Smith; age 40; born in VA; single; farmer; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 49; WV Archives Web Site.
Abraham Smith; age 62; born in Mercer Co, WV; single (sic, divorced); farmer; living in Elkhorn, WV;
son of _______; married on 6 Oct 1904 in Northfork, WV; Millie Taylor; age 44; born in Ashe Co, NC;
widow; daughter of _______.
6. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken 26 Apr 1910; Page 96B; Image 20 of 24;
Family #183.
Listed as Abraham Smith; age 72; born in VA; married twice; last time for 6 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1915); Page 167; Line #15; WV Archives Web Site.
Abraham Smith ; age 79 yrs, 4 mons, 16 days; married; farmer; died 17 oct 1915 at Anawalt, WV; due
to nephritis
8. "Samuel Howard Isaac"; Family Tree; posted by Joyce Taylor; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Abraham* Smith
1838–1915
Birth 1838 • Virginia
Death 17 OCT 1915 • Anawalt, McDowell, West Virginia, United States"
9. West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records, 1724-1985 for Abraham Smith; McDowell Co, WV; Wills;
Vol1-2, 1893-1924; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"...Fourth: I devise unto William D. Smith, my son, and to John W. Smith, Jackson Smith and
Margaret Pauley, the last named three being the children of my daugheter, Josie, all of the land of
which I may die seized and possessed in the county of Tazewell, state of Virginia; this said land
being owned by them as follows; one-half of the same to William D. Smith and the other one-half to
be owned by the named three children equally and jointly; said tract of land consisting of about one
hundred and five (105) acres more or less...."


Millie Taylor

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1904); Page 49; WV Archives Web Site.
Abraham Smith; age 62; born in Mercer Co, WV; single (sic, divorced); farmer; living in Elkhorn, WV;
son of _______; married on 6 Oct 1904 in Northfork, WV; Millie Taylor; age 44; born in Ashe Co, NC;
widow; daughter of _______.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken 26 Apr 1910; Page 96B; Image 20 of 24;
Family #183.
Listed as Millie Smith; age 51; born in NC; married twice; last time for 6 yrs; 8 children, 6 living; in
household of husband, Abraham Smith.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 16 Mar 1920; Page 145A; Image 35
of 36; Family #342/342.
Listed as Milley Smith; age 61; born in NC; widow; no listed occupation; head of household.


Wilfred Gleason Davis

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 182; "Joseph Harvey and Lettie Davis"; article; submitted by Gleason
Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 182-183; "Wilford Gleason Davis and Family"; article; submitted by
Gleason Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.


Inez Muncy

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 182-183; "Wilford Gleason Davis and Family"; article; submitted by
Gleason Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name: Inez M. Davis
Event Date: 13 Nov 2000
Event Place: Hardy, Virginia, United States
Birth Date: 03 May 1940..."

"Possible Relatives: Carol D. Rowles, Gleason D. Davis, Wilford Gleason Davis..."


Jennifer Davis

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 182-183; "Wilford Gleason Davis and Family"; article; submitted by
Gleason Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.


Dewayne Davis

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Pages 182-183; "Wilford Gleason Davis and Family"; article; submitted by
Gleason Davis, 8715 Edwardsville Road, Hardy, VA 24101.