Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Charles Manley Kennedy

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 768.
Sandy River Township, page 007.
Listed as Charles Canada, age 7, in household of father, Ephriam Canada.
2. www.familytreemaker.com, Descendents of Charles Kennedy, 2 Feb 2000.
Charles Kennedy born 1873 in McDowell Co, WV; died 20 Aug 1951 in McDowell
Co, WV; married Carry Kelly on 1 (sic 2) Dec 1897 in McDowell Co, WV.
3. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Book No.2, 1895-1896; Page 590.
Charled Kennedy, age 22, single; born in McDowell Co, WV; son of Ephriam and Nancy; married
on 2 Dec 1897; at Primitive Church; by James L. Payne; Carry Kelly, age 16; single; born in
Buchanan Co, VA; daughter of Cas and Susan.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11418; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie Kennedy; age 77; born 4 May 1874 in McDowell Co, WV; married; farmer; living at Jolo,
WV; son of Eph and Nancy (Payne) Kennedy; died 20 Aug 1951 at home in Jolo, WV; due to cerebral
vascular accident; hypertensive cardio-vascular disease; buried 22 Aug 1951 in Day Cemetery,
Paynesville, WV; informant, Eram Kennedy.


Ella Jane Lester

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Joseph Lester search, 15 May 2002, submitted by
Mark Buckland, woodrowmb@aol.com.
Ella Jane Lester; born in 1885.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River Township, taken on 28 Jun 1900,
Page 255A, Family #282.
Listed as Ella J. Lester, age 14, born in Jan 1886 in VA; in
household of father, Joseph Lester.
3. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ellie Kennedy
[Ellie Lester]
Birth Date: abt 1885
Birth Place: Buchanan County, Virginia
Death Date: 12 Oct 1921
Death Place: McDowell, West Virginia
Death Age: 36 years 10 months 12 days
Occupation: Housewife
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Female
Father Name: Joseph Lester
Mother Name: Perlina Lester
FHL Film Number: 1952972"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Ella T. Kennedy
Birth Date: 13 Jan 1885
Birth Place: Buchanan County, Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 12 Oct 1921
Death Place: Yukon, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Cemetery: Tom Day Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Children: Eram Kennedy
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."
"Daughter of Joseph Lester and Perlina Lester.

Married to ?? Kennedy.

Ellie Kennedy was a housewife. She died at age 36 from typhoid fever (per WV Certificate of Death #6052 Dist #2421 Serial #30)."


Andy Mullins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Horse Creek Eoad; taken 17 Apr 1930; Page
238A; Image 29 of 33; Family #235/239.
Listed as Andy Mullins; age 29; born in VA; married at 19; farmer; head of household.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Margaret Sturgill; 30 Sep 2012.
" Andy Mullins
Birth 19 Jan 1902
Death 16 Sep 1979 (aged 77)
Burial
Arvil Mullins Cemetery
Pound, Wise County, Virginia, USA "


Laura Muncy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Horse Creek Eoad; taken 17 Apr 1930; Page
238A; Image 29 of 33; Family #235/239.
Listed as Laura Mullins; age 25; born in VA; married at 15; in household of husband, Andy Mullins.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Margaret Sturgill; 30 Sep 2012.
" Laura Mullins
Birth 25 Apr 1907
Death 19 Oct 1978 (aged 71)
Burial
Arvil Mullins Cemetery
Pound, Wise County, Virginia, USA "


Lloyd Rex Mullins

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Horse Creek Eoad; taken 17 Apr 1930; Page
238A; Image 29 of 33; Family #235/239.
Listed as Loyd Mullins; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Andy Mullins.


Luther M. Mullins

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Margaret Sturgill; 2 Sep 2014
" Luther M Mullins
Birth 7 May 1924
Death 25 Aug 1925 (aged 1)
Burial
John Hop Mullins Cemetery
Pound, Wise County, Virginia, USA "


Lowell Winfred Able

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lowell Winfred Abel
[Lowell W Abel]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 21 Oct 1934
Birth Place: Jenkinjones, West Virginia
Death Date: 13 Sep 2001
Father: Rufus L Abel
Mother: Mary Hill
SSN: 233525685
Notes: Jun 1951: Name listed as LOWELL WINFRED ABEL; 19 Sep 2001: Name listed as LOWELL W ABEL"
2. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lowell W. Abel
SSN: 233-52-5685
Last Residence:
24701 Bluefield, Mercer, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 21 Oct 1935
Died: 13 Sep 2001
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
3. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004: Ancestry.com
"Name: Lowell Winfred Abel
Gender: Male
Race: White
Hispanic Origin: Non-Hispanic
Marital Status: Divorced
Social Security Number: 233525685
Father's Last Name: Abel
Age: 65 Years
Date of Birth: 21 Oct 1935
Residence City: Other
Residence County: Beaufort
Residence State: West Virginia
Residence Zip Code: 24701
Education: 11th grade
Date of Death: 13 Sep 2001
Death City: Winston-Salem
Death County: Forsyth
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: Autopsy Not Performed
Autopsy Findings: Autopsy findings were not considered in determining cause of death
Institution: Hospital Inpatient
Hospital Name: "NC BAPTIST HOSP, INC"
Attendant: Physician
Burial Location: Burial out-of-state
Recorded Date: 20 Sep 2001
Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics"
4. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Lowell Winfred Abel
Birth Date: 21 Oct 1935
Birth Place: Jenkinjones, McDowell County, West Virginia, United States of America
Death Date: 13 Sep 2001
Death Place: Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States of America
Cemetery: Woodlawn Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Bluewell, Mercer County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Father: Rufus Lillard Abel
Mother: Mary Delia Abel
Spouse: Bonnie Sue Abel
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."


Bonnie Sue James

1. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Bonnie Sue Abel
Maiden Name: James
Birth Date: 22 May 1945
Death Date: 5 Jun 2016
Cemetery: Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Burial or Cremation Place: Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Father: Bill Blake James
Mother: Alma Jeanette Godfrey
Spouse: Lowell Winfred Abel
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-..."


James Randolph Reynolds

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 491; WV Archives Web Site.
James Randolph Reybolds; age 30; born at Havaco, WV; single; living at Welch, WV;
married on 3 Aug 1953 at Wilcoe, WV; Helen Louise Welch; age 21; born at Bartley, WV;
single; living at Welch, WV.


Helen Lorene Welch

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1953); Page 491; WV Archives Web Site.
James Randolph Reybolds; age 30; born at Havaco, WV; single; living at Welch, WV;
married on 3 Aug 1953 at Wilcoe, WV; Helen Louise Welch; age 21; born at Bartley, WV;
single; living at Welch, WV.
2. Smyth Co, VA; Marriage License #73-015071; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Raymond Clyde Able; age 40; born 9 Aug 1932 in WV; divorced; this was his 2nd marriage;
4 yrs HS education; living at 648 1/2 Pendleyon Street, Marion, Smyth Co, VA; son of Doran
Clyde and Nannie (Baker) Able; married on 12 Apr 1973 in Smyth Co, VA; Helen Louise Reynolds;
maiden name Welch; age 40; born 26 Dec 1932 in WV; divorced; this was her 2nd marriage; 4 yrs HS
education; living at 650 Pendleton Street, Marion, VA; daughter of Ray Donald and Frances Louise
(Whitt) Welch.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Ray Welch, Miner"; Article; Page
261; submitted by Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Welch, Box 75, Mavisdale, VA 24627.


Rufus Lillard Able

1. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate #661; WV Archives Web Site.
Rufus Lillard Abel; age 53; born 18 Apr 1902 in TN; married; living at Bramwell, WV; coal loader
in coal mine; son of Robert and Mattie (Pennington) Abel; died 23 Jan 1902 in the Bluefield
Sanitarium, Bluefield, WV; due to carcinomatosis; adenocarcinoma of stomach; buried 26 Jan
1956 in State Line Cemetery; informant, Mrs. Rufus L. Abel.


Garnie Kennedy

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Brain Kennedy
Also Known As Brian Kennedy
2nd Also Known As Name Garnie Kennedy
3rd Also Known As Name Bryan Brian Kennedy
Residence Date 15 Nov 2007
Residence Place Rocky Gap, Virginia, United States
Birth Date 01 Jan 1965
Address Rocky Gap, Virginia 24366
Address Date 15 Nov 2007
2nd Address Rocky Gap, Virginia 24366
2nd Address Date 01 Jul 1994-29 Oct 2007
3rd Address Reva, Virginia 22735
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jul 1995
Possible Relatives Christine T Kennedy, Gilda R Kennedy
Record Number 159432812"


Gilda R.

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name G Kennedy
Also Known As Gilda R Kennedy
Residence Date 17 Apr 2008
Residence Place Bastian, Virginia, United States
Birth Date 28 May 1947
Address Bastian, Virginia 24314
Address Date 17 Apr 2008
2nd Address Jolo, West Virginia 24850
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1998-13 Jul 2001
3rd Address Bastian, Virginia 24314
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1993-01 Jan 2001
Possible Relatives Bryan Brian Kennedy, Christine T Kennedy, Garnie Kennedy
Record Number 169712000"