McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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James Colin Revels

1. 1910 Census, Surry Co, NC; Pilot Township; taken 7 May 1910; Page 221B; Image 26 of 33;
Family #225;227.
Listed as James C. Revels; age 5; born in NC; mulatto; in household of father, James W. Revels.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Colin Revels; age 27; born in Yadkin Co, NC; widowed; black; miner; living at Bishop, WV; son of
James and Mattie; married on 3 Mar 1934 at Welch, WV; Estell Hairston; age 21; bornin McDowell
Co, WV; single; black; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Henry and Martha.


Estella Hairston

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 4 Apr 1930; Page 41A;
Image 11 of 57; Family #92/102.
Listed as Estella Hairston; age 17; born in WV; single; Negro; in household of father, Henry Hairston.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Colin Revels; age 27; born in Yadkin Co, NC; widowed; black; miner; living at Bishop, WV; son of
James and Mattie; married on 3 Mar 1934 at Welch, WV; Estell Hairston; age 21; bornin McDowell
Co, WV; single; black; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Henry and Martha.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 28 Jun 2014.
Estelle Revels; born 7 Sep 1912; died 2 Dec 1938; buried here; headstone and personal photo shown;
"GREATER LOVE HATH NO ONE THAN THIS".


Kyle Ward Walters

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 278; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Walters, Jr; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of
Kyle and Clara; married on 26 dec 1935 at Roderfield, WV; Mary E. Jones; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of Allen and Luvenia.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3127; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Ward Walters; age 34 yrs, 7 mons, 29 days; born 22 Jun 1915 in Premier, WV; married; living
at Roderfield, WV; son of Kyle and Clara (Whitwoth) Walters; died 21 Feb 1950 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to DOA; basal skull fracture; log fell on head; buried 23 Feb 1950 in Iaeger Memorial.
3. FindAgrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 12 Aug 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Kyle Ward Walters; born 22 Jun 1914; died 21 Feb 1950; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Mary Elizabeth Jones

1.1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 23 Jan 1920; Page 186A; Image 27 of
70; Family #231/260.
Listed as Elizabeth Jones; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Allen E. Jones.
2.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page 65A; Iamge 39 of 45;
Family #396/363.
Listed as Elizabeth M. Jones; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Allen E. Jones.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1935); Page 278; WV Archives Web Site.
Kyle Walters, Jr; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Roderfield, WV; son of
Kyle and Clara; married on 26 dec 1935 at Roderfield, WV; Mary E. Jones; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of Allen and Luvenia.
4. Russell Co, VA; Marriage Certificate #22101; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Clair Reynolds; age 39; born in Panther, WV; single; living at Roderfield, WV; son of Silas and Rebecca
(Kennedy) Reynolds; married on 2 Jul 1963 at Lebanon, VA; Mary E. Walters; age 45; born in Wilcoe, WV;
widow; one previous marriage; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of Allen and Luvenia (Goins) Jones.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 29 Dec 2013.
Mary Elizabeth Reynolds; born in 1917; died in 1995; buried here; double headstone with husband,
Clair Reynolds.


Patricia Leona Walters

1. FindAgrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kenneth Bowen; 21 Aug 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Patricia Leona Walters; born 9 Aug 1936 in Roderfield, WV; died 10 Feb 1939 in Roderfield, WV; buried
here; headstone phot shown; "Daughter of Kyle Walters Jr. and Mary Elizabeth Jones".


Provine Reeves

1. Letcher Co, KY; WW I Draft Registration Card #2248; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Provine Reeves; age 21; born 30 Ap 1897; living at Fleming, Letcher Co, KY; Negro; railroad
hostler (moves locomotives in and out of roundhouses) for L&N Railroad Co, Fleming, KY;
nearest relative, Lee Reeves, Mountain City, TN; medium height and build; black eyes and black hair.
2. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Jefferson Township; West Jefferson; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 92A;
Image 24 of 25; Family #80/81.
Listed as Proctor Reeves; age 21; born in TN; married; mulatto; laborer in lumber yard;
head of household.
3. 1920 Census, Johnson Co, TN; District #2; taken on 16/19 Jan 1920; Page 187B; Image
20 of 34; Family #191/200.
Listed as Provine Reeves; age 20; born in TN; single; black; in household of father,
Lee Reeves. (Listed twice in this census)
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 38B;
Image 50 of 62; Family #414/448.
Listed as Provine Reeves; age 32; born in TN; married at 21; Negro; motorman in coal mine;
head of household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; E.D. 24-3; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
36B; Image 8 of 64; Household #64.
Listed as Provine Reeves; age 44; born in TN; married; Negro; 3rd grade education; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; motorman in coal mine; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-905; 27 Apr 1942; LDS Web Site.
Provine Reeves; age 46; born 1 Apr 1896 in Mountain City, TN; living at Wilcoe, WV;
employed by United States Coal and Coke Co, Gary, WV; person who will always know
address, Louisana Reeves, Wilcoe, WV; 5' 6" tall; 150 lbs; Negro; black eyes; black hair;
dark brown complexion.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 413; WV Archives Web Site.
Provine Reeves; age 48; born in TN; widowed; colored; living at Wilcoe, WV; married on 14
Aug 1944 at Welch, WV; Novella Sharpley; age 46; born in AL; widow; colored; living at
Wilcoe, WV.
8. Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Provine Reeves
Birth Date: 1906
Gender: Male
Race: Non-white
Residence Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Death Date: 24 Aug 1975
Death Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA
Certificate: 056618
Age at Death: 69
Certifier: Physician
Marital Status: Married
Census Tract: 1141"
9. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Highland Park Cemetery, Highland Hills, Cuyahoga Co, OH;
submitted by Mamaquilts; 30 Jul 2012.
Provine Reeves; born unknown; died 24 Aug 1975; buried here; no grave marker photo shown.


Louisana London

1. 1920 Census, Ashe Co, NC; Jefferson Township; West Jefferson; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 92A;
Image 24 of 25; Family #80/81.
Listed as Louisana Reeves; age 27; born in AL; married; mulatto; in household of husband, Provine
Reeves.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; taken on 16 Apr 1930; Page 38B;
Image 50 of 62; Family #414/448.
Listed as Louisiana Reeves; age 35; born in AL; married at 26; Negro; in household of husband,
Provine Reeves.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Wilcoe; E.D. 24-3; taken on 4 Apr 1940; Page
36B; Image 8 of 64; Household #64.
Listed as Lousian Reeves; age 46; born in AL; married; Negro; 8th grade education; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Provine Reeves.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #8736; WV Archives Web Site.
Lousiana Reeves; age 50 yrs, 8 mons, 4 days; born 27 Nov 1892 in Hartwell (sic, Hartselle)), AL;
married; wife of Provine Reeves; housewife; colored; living at Wilcoe, WV; daughter of London _______?,
born in Hartwell, AL, and Mattie Wolfe, born in Danville, AL; died 30 Jul 1943 in Grace
Hospital, Welch, WV; due to liver cancer, origin unknown; buried 3 Aug 1943 in cemetery at Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Jul 2014.
Louisana Reeves; born 27 Nov 1893 (sic?); died 30 Jul 1943; buried here; headstone photo shown.


William Redd

1. 1910 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 160A;
Image 7 of 33; Family #67/71.
Listed as Willie Red; age 9; born in KA; black; in household of father General W. Redd.
2.1920 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington; taken on 7 Apr 1920; Page 219A; Image 11 of 14;
Family #112/110.
Listed as Willie Red; age 19; born in KA; black; coal miner; in household of father, General W. Redd.
3. 1925 Kansas State Census; Crawford Co; Washington Township; Page 22; Image 325 of 378;
Family #157/157.
Listed as William Redd; age 25; born in KA; single; miner; black; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
4. 1930 Census, Crawford co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 257A;
Image 3 of 8; Family #32/32.
Listed as William Reed; age 27; born in KA; single; coal miner; Negro; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken on 9 Apr 1935;
Page 1075B; Image 14 of 28; Household #124.
Listed as William Redd; age 39; born in VA; married; Negro; 8th grade education; loader in coal mine;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; lodger; in household of mother, Carrie L. Redd.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
William Redd; age 40; born in KA; divorced; colored; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 9 Apr 1944
in Iaeger, WV; Marie Ballou; age 20; born in OH; widow, colored; living at Iaeger, WV.


Marie Ballou

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
William Redd; age 40; born in KA; divorced; colored; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 9 Apr 1944
in Iaeger, WV; Marie Ballou; age 20; born in OH; widow, colored; living at Iaeger, WV.


Bernard Edward Redd

1. 1910 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 160A;
Image 7 of 33; Family #67/71.
Listed as Baby Red; age 11 mons; born in KA; black; in household of father General W. Redd.
2.1920 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington; taken on 7 Apr 1920; Page 219A; Image 11 of 14;
Family #112/110.
Listed as Edward Red; age 11; born in KA; in household of father, General W. Redd.
3. 1925 Kansas State Census; Crawford Co; Washington Township; Page 22; Image 325 of 378;
Family #157/157.
Listed as Bernard Redd; age 16; born in KA; single; student; black; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
4. 1930 Census, Crawford co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 257A;
Image 3 of 8; Family #32/32.
Listed as Bernard Reed; age 21; born in KA; single; Negro; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
5. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 91; WV Archives Web Site.
Benard Edward Redd; age 22; born in Pittsburgh, KA; single; colored; miner; living in Iaeger, WV;
son of G.W. and Carrie; married on 24 Nov 1931 at Welch, WV; Kattie Anderson; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Edward and Jennie.
6. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken on 9 Apr 1935;
Page 1076A; Image 15 of 28; Household #124.
Listed as Bernard Redd; age 30; born in KA; married; Negro; 1 yr college education;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Carrie L. Redd.


Kattie Anderson

1. McDowell Co, Marriage Records; Vol #__(1931); Page 91; WV Archives Web Site.
Benard Edward Redd; age 22; born in Pittsburgh, KA; single; colored; miner; living in Iaeger, WV;
son of G.W. and Carrie; married on 24 Nov 1931 at Welch, WV; Kattie Anderson; age 21; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Edward and Jennie.


William Redd

1. 1910 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 19 Apr 1910; Page 160A;
Image 7 of 33; Family #67/71.
Listed as Willie Red; age 9; born in KA; black; in household of father General W. Redd.
2.1920 Census, Crawford Co, KA; Washington; taken on 7 Apr 1920; Page 219A; Image 11 of 14;
Family #112/110.
Listed as Willie Red; age 19; born in KA; black; coal miner; in household of father, General W. Redd.
3. 1925 Kansas State Census; Crawford Co; Washington Township; Page 22; Image 325 of 378;
Family #157/157.
Listed as William Redd; age 25; born in KA; single; miner; black; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
4. 1930 Census, Crawford co, KA; Washington Township; taken on 23 Apr 1930; Page 257A;
Image 3 of 8; Family #32/32.
Listed as William Reed; age 27; born in KA; single; coal miner; Negro; in household of father,
General W. Redd.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken on 9 Apr 1935;
Page 1075B; Image 14 of 28; Household #124.
Listed as William Redd; age 39; born in VA; married; Negro; 8th grade education; loader in coal mine;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; lodger; in household of mother, Carrie L. Redd.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1944); Page 171; WV Archives Web Site.
William Redd; age 40; born in KA; divorced; colored; living at Iaeger, WV; married on 9 Apr 1944
in Iaeger, WV; Marie Ballou; age 20; born in OH; widow, colored; living at Iaeger, WV.


Dorothy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Iaeger; E.D. 24-56; taken on 9 Apr 1935;
Page 1075B; Image 14 of 28; Household #124.
Listed as Dorothy Redd; age 26; born in NC; married; Negro; 1 yr college education;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother-in-law, Carrie L. Redd, with husband.