Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Earl Charles Woods

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vp; #__(1941); Page 139; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Charles Woods; age 49; born in Wheeling, WV; widowed; living at Montgomery, WV; married on
17 Jul 1941 at Monggomery, WV; Mildred Price; age 26; born in Bluefield, WV; divorced; living at
Welch, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1077; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Earl Charles Woods; age 50; born 1 Mar 1892 in Wheeling, WV; living at 50 McDowell St, Welch, WV;
employed by King Drug Co, person who will always know address, Mildred Woods, wife; 5'6" tall; 135 lbs;
gray eyes; gray hair; light complexion.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Earl Charles Woods
Birth Date: 1 Mar 1892
Birth Place: Wheeling, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Jul 1943
Claim Date: 7 Aug 1943
SSN: 236050014
Notes: 06 Jun 1977: Name listed as EARL CHARLES WOODS"
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10096; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Charles Woods; age 50 yrs, 3 mons, 29 days; born 21 Mar 1893 in Wheeling, WV; married, husband
of Mildred Woods, age 29; druggist; living at Welch, WV; son of Charles and ______Woods; died 20 Jul
1943 on N&W rightaway in Welch, WV; due to poisioning by strychnine; suicide; buried 25 Jul 1943 in
Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. E.C. Woods, Welch, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 10 Mar 2014.
Earl Charles Woods; born in 1892; died in 1943; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Mildred Price

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vp; #__(1941); Page 139; WV Archives Web Site.
Earl Charles Woods; age 49; born in Wheeling, WV; widowed; living at Montgomery, WV; married on
17 Jul 1941 at Monggomery, WV; Mildred Price; age 26; born in Bluefield, WV; divorced; living at
Welch, WV.


Gilbert Edward Keene

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Cecil Keene"; Article; Page 181;
submitted by Louise Keene, Box 38-A, Pilgrim Knob, VA24634.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Gilbert Edward Keen
Birth 22 Mar 1893
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Death 11 May 1931 (aged 38)
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 95489175 "


Rozine "Rosie" Keene

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Cecil Keene"; Article; Page 181;
submitted by Louise Keene, Box 38-A, Pilgrim Knob, VA24634.
2. Dickenson Co, VA; Marriage License #25381; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Alex Thornsbury; age 70; born in KY; widowed; one previous marriage; living at Haysi, VA; son of
Walter and Patty (Justice) Thornsbury; married on 16 Sep 1950 in Clintwood, VA; Roas Keen; maiden
name Keen; age 56; born in Buchanan Co, VA; widow; one previous marriage; living at Haysi, VA;
daughter of John and Catherine (White) Keen.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Rosie “Rosy” Keen
Birth 1894
Death 1985 (aged 90–91)
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 95489381 "


Albert Buskil Keene

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Clifford Edsel Miller; 17 Aug 2012.
" Albert Buskil Keene
Birth 1917
Death 1954 (aged 36–37)
Burial
Noah Stewart Cemetery
Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 95489979"


Virginia Pearl Womack

1. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; Hardy; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 56A; Image 6 of 17; Family #57/58.
Listed as Virginia P. Womack; age 1; born in KY; in household of father, John B. Womack.
2. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Stafford District; War Eagle; E.D.30-21; taken on 7 May 1940;
Page 427A; Image 50 of 62; Household #421.
Listed as Pearl Womack; age 12; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John B. Womack.
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Jennie Pearl Womack
[Jennie Brookhart]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 10 Sep 1928
Birth Place: Hardy Pike, Kentucky
Death Date: 31 Jul 1992
Father: John B Womack
Mother: Ines West
SSN: 407309088
Notes: Dec 1943: Name listed as JENNIE PEARL WOMACK; Sep 1950: Name listed as JENNIE BROOKHART"


Florence Womack

1. 1930 Census, Pike Co, KY; Hardy; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 56A; Image 6 of 17; Family #57/58.
Listed as Florence Womack; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Womack.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Florence Womack
[Florence Nunchuck]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 2 Jul 1919
Birth Place: Big Sandy, West Virginia
[Big Sandy Mc??, West Virginia]
Death Date: 21 Feb 2004
Father: John Womack
Mother: Inez West
SSN: 235264871
Notes: Mar 1940: Name listed as FLORENCE WOMACK; Jun 1945: Name listed as FLORENCE NUNCHUCK"


Robert Nathan Wise

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; vol #__(1946); Page 440; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Nathan Wise; age 42; born in Abingdon, VA; divorced; living at Welch, WV; married
on 12 Jan 1946 at Welch, WV; Vivian Estella Lampkins; age 27; born in Coburn, VA; divorced;
living in Welch, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'70 005678; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Nathan Wise; age 66; born 17 Aug 1903 in VA; married; husband of Vivian Lampkins; miner;
SS#235-03-1382; son of Charles W. and Molly (Hogston) Wise; died 3 Apr 1970 in Doctors Memorial
Hospital, Welch, WV; due to pneumoconiosis with chronic bronchitis; buried 6 Apr 1970 in iaeger
Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Robert Wise, Welch, WV.
2. FindAgrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 7 Apr 2014.
Robert Nathan Wise; born 17 Aug 1903; died 3 Apr 1970; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN".


Vivian Estalla Lampkins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; vol #__(1946); Page 440; WV Archives Web Site.
Robert Nathan Wise; age 42; born in Abingdon, VA; divorced; living at Welch, WV; married
on 12 Jan 1946 at Welch, WV; Vivian Estella Lampkins; age 27; born in Coburn, VA; divorced;
living in Welch, WV; "GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN".


Jack Woodrow Wirt

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Sumter Co, FL; submitted by
US Veterans Affairs Office; 25 Feb 2000; maintained by Sgt Ed Elstan; headstone photo added by Mike.
Jack Woodrow Wirt; born 13 Feb 1921 in WV; died 14 Dec 1989 in New Port Richey, Pasco Co, FL;
buried here; headstone photo shown; "PVT * US ARMY * WORLD WAR II"; personal photos posted;
"Enlisted in U.S. Army November 23, 1942, Huntington, West Virginia.
Entered service November 1942, Camp Beale, California. Served in the Atlantic. Awarded good conduct medal.
Discharged November 5, 1945"


Mike Wirt

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 57; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Wirt; born 4 Feb 1916 (sic, 1920) at Ft. Gay, WV; single; living at Eckman, WV; son of
John and Pearl; married; on 21 Jan 1939 at Eckman, WV; Lillian Fort; born 4 Jan 1916 at
Eckman, WV; single; living at Eckman, WV; daughter of John and ?.
2. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Certificate #8173; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Wirt; age 26; born in Ft. Gay, WV; divorced; coal miner; living at Davy, WV; son of
John and Pearl (Lawhorn) Wirt; died 22 May 1947 in Pinecrest Sanitarium, Beckley, WV;
due to pulmonary tuberculosis; buried 23 May 1947 in Roderfield, WV; informant, John
Wirt, Davy, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 10 Mar 2014.
Mike Wirt; born 4 Feb 1920; died 22 May 1942 (sic, 1947); buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Lillian Fort

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 57; WV Archives Web Site.
Mike Wirt; born 4 Feb 1916 (sic, 1920) at Ft. Gay, WV; single; living at Eckman, WV; son of
John and Pearl; married; on 21 Jan 1939 at Eckman, WV; Lillian Fort; born 4 Jan 1916 at
Eckman, WV; single; living at Eckman, WV; daughter of John and ?.