McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Doris Lee Stillwell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken 22 Apr 1940;
Page 709A; Image 34 of 57; Household #265.
Listed as Doris Lee Allen; age 17; born in WV; married; 9th grade education; lived in Point Pleasant
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandmother, Lula Glass, with husband.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Doris Lee Wohlgamuth
Event Date 01 Jun 2003
Event Place St Petersburg, Florida, United States
Birth Date 19 Jan 1923
Address St Petersburg, Florida 33709
Address Date 01 Jun 2003
2nd Address Saint Petersburg, Florida 33709
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 1998
3rd Address Newburgh, Indiana 47630
3rd Address Date 01 Jun 1994
4th Address Pinellas Park, Florida 33781
4th Address Date 01 Nov 1992-13 Nov 2000
Possible Relatives Kim M Wohlgamuthm, Meadors Wohlgamuth
Affiliate Identifier 45941401"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Doris Lee Allen
[Doris Lee Wahlgamuth]
[Doris Lee Wohlgamuth]
[Doris Lee Stillwell]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Jan 1923
Birth Place: Davy McDowel, West Virginia
[Asco, West Virginia]
Death Date: 12 Mar 2004
Father: Lesco Stillwell
Mother: Aletha Call
SSN: 235528974
Notes: Jul 1951: Name listed as DORIS LEE ALLEN;
Jan 1957: Name listed as DORIS LEE WAHLGAMUTH;
23 Apr 2004: Name listed as DORIS LEE WOHLGAMUTH"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Doris Lee Wohlgamuth
SSN: 235-52-8974
Last Residence:
33709 Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, USA
BORN: 19 Jan 1923
Died: 12 Mar 2004
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1951)"


John Lewis Allen

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken 22 Apr 1940;
Page 709A; Image 34 of 57; Household #265.
Listed as John Lewis Allen; age 20; born in VA; married; 9th grade education; lived in Pike Co,
KY on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; in household of grandmother-in-law, Lula Glass, with wife.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: John Lewis Allen
Race: White
Age: 21
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Paw Paw, Kentucky, USA
Birth Date: 4 Mar 1920
Residence Place: Isaban, Mingo, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1 Jul 1941
Employer: Peter White Coal Co
Weight: 164
Complexion: Sallow
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Doris Lee Allen
Household Members:
Name Relationship
John Lewis Allen Self (Head)"


Doris Lee Stillwell

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken 22 Apr 1940;
Page 709A; Image 34 of 57; Household #265.
Listed as Doris Lee Allen; age 17; born in WV; married; 9th grade education; lived in Point Pleasant
WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of grandmother, Lula Glass, with husband.
2. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Doris Lee Wohlgamuth
Event Date 01 Jun 2003
Event Place St Petersburg, Florida, United States
Birth Date 19 Jan 1923
Address St Petersburg, Florida 33709
Address Date 01 Jun 2003
2nd Address Saint Petersburg, Florida 33709
2nd Address Date 01 Jan 1996-01 Jan 1998
3rd Address Newburgh, Indiana 47630
3rd Address Date 01 Jun 1994
4th Address Pinellas Park, Florida 33781
4th Address Date 01 Nov 1992-13 Nov 2000
Possible Relatives Kim M Wohlgamuthm, Meadors Wohlgamuth
Affiliate Identifier 45941401"
3. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Doris Lee Allen
[Doris Lee Wahlgamuth]
[Doris Lee Wohlgamuth]
[Doris Lee Stillwell]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 19 Jan 1923
Birth Place: Davy McDowel, West Virginia
[Asco, West Virginia]
Death Date: 12 Mar 2004
Father: Lesco Stillwell
Mother: Aletha Call
SSN: 235528974
Notes: Jul 1951: Name listed as DORIS LEE ALLEN;
Jan 1957: Name listed as DORIS LEE WAHLGAMUTH;
23 Apr 2004: Name listed as DORIS LEE WOHLGAMUTH"
4. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Doris Lee Wohlgamuth
SSN: 235-52-8974
Last Residence:
33709 Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, USA
BORN: 19 Jan 1923
Died: 12 Mar 2004
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1951)"


Otis Taylor Sr

1. Smyth Co, VA; WW I Draft Registration Card #1455; 5 Jun 1917; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Otis Taylor; age 22; born 3 Feb 1895 in Honaker, VA; living in Saltville, VA; farm laborer for Richardson
and Clark, North Holston, VA; married; dependent wife and child; tall with medium build; light brown
eyes and dark brown hair.
2. 1930 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Broadford Precinct; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 182A; Image 11 of 42;
Family #103/103.
Listed as Otis Taylor; age 33; born in VA; married at 17; saw operator in saw mill; head of household.
3. Smyth Co, VA; Death Certificate #74-013425; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Otis Taylor; age 81; born 22 Feb 1893 in VA; married; husband of Maudie Crigger Taylor; self employed
lumberman; living at Broadford, VA; son of Tom Taylor and unknown mother; died 27 Apr 1974 in T.K. McKee
Hospital, Saltville, VA; due to caradiac decompensation with atrial fibrillation; buried in Mount Rose
Cemetery, Glade Spring, VA; informant, Curtis Taylor.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mount Rose Cemetery, Glade Spring, Washington Co, VA; submitted by
C. Latta; 16 Sep 2016.
Otis Taylor; born 22 Feb 1895; died 27 Apr 1974; buried here; no grave maker photo shown; death
certificate posted.


Lundy Taylor

1. 1930 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Broadford Precinct; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 182A; Image 11 of 42;
Family #103/103.
Listed as Lundy Taylor; age 15; born in VA; in household of father, Otis Taylor.


Claude Taylor

1. 1930 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Broadford Precinct; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 182A; Image 11 of 42;
Family #103/103.
Listed as Claude Taylor; age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Otis Taylor.


Arthur Napier

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Napier; age 53; born in East Lynn, WV; widowed; living at Roderfield, WV; married on 25 Oct
1948 at Premier, WV; Minnie Taylor; age 39; born in Hanover, WV; widow; living in Roderfield, WV.


Minnie Ruth Reed

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 74; WV Archives Web Site.
Alfred Taylor; age 23; born in Mingo Co, WV; single; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of W.S.
and Alice; married on 24 Dec 1928 at Premier, WV; Minnie Reed; age 19; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; daughter of James and Mary.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Sandy; E.D. 24-37; taken on 25/26 Apr
1940; Page 758A; Image 30 of 35; Household #223.
Listed as Minnie Taylor; age 32; born in WV; married; 1st grade education; lived in Premier, McDowell
Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Alfred Taylor.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
Arthur Napier; age 53; born in East Lynn, WV; widowed; living at Roderfield, WV; married on 25 Oct
1948 at Premier, WV; Minnie Taylor; age 39; born in Hanover, WV; widow; living in Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Minnie Ruth Reed Taylor Napier; born 16 Feb 1909; died 21 Aug 1989; buried here; double headstone
photo shown with husband, Alfred J. Taylor; "GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN".


Fred Davis Knight

1. 1870 Census, Chatham Co, NC; North side of Hillsboro Rd; taken on 8 Jul 1870; Page 169B;
Image 38 of 198; Family #270/274.
Listed as Fred Knight; age 4; born in NC; in household of father, John J. Knight.
2. 1880 Census, Chatham Co, NC; West Williams Township; taken on __ Jun 1880; Page 48B;
Image 30 of 31; Family #__(Line#40).
Listed as Fred B. Knight; age 14; born in NC; in household of father, John Knight.
3. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken on 26 Jun 1900; Page 239A; Image 66 of 79;
Family #683/694.
Listed as Fredrick Knight; age 32; born in May 1868 in NC; married 10 yrs; farmer; head of household.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 91B; Image 26 of 32;
Family 226/228.
Listed as Fred D. Knight; age 44; born in NY (sic, NC); married twice last time for 6 yrs; foreman in coal mine;
head of household.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken 15 Jan 1920; Page 250A;
Image 8 of 27; Family #442/336.
Listed as Fred D. Knight; age 54; born in NC; married; coal miner; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #713; WV Archives Web Site.
F.D. Knight; age 70 yrs, 5 mons, 16 days; born 1 Aug 1865 in NC; married; hud=sband of Maggie Knight;
retired miner; living at Garland, WV; son of John Knight and ____; died 17 Jan 1936 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to hyperprostate; chronic nephritis; myocardial degeration; prostectomy on 31 Dec 1935;
buried 19 Jan 1936 at Roderfield, WV; informant, H.A. Knight, Davy, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 22 Dec 2013.
Fred D. Knight; born 1 Aug 1865; died 17 jan 1936; buried here; headstone photo shown; "GONE HOME
TO GLORY AND TO DIE NO MORE".


Nancy Lee Griffith

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken on 26 Jun 1900; Page 239A; Image 66 of 79;
Family #683/694.
Listed as N.L. Knight; age 28; born in Apr 1872 in NC; married 10 yrs; 5 children; all living; in household
of husband, Fred D. Knight.


Jackson Knight

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken on 26 Jun 1900; Page 239A; Image 66 of 79;
Family #683/694.
Listed as Jackson Knight; age 2; born in May 1898 in WV; in household of father, Fred D. Knight.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 5 May 1910; Page 91B; Image 26 of 32;
Family 226/228.
Listed as Jack Knight; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Fred D. Knight.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken 15 Jan 1920; Page 250A;
Image 8 of 27; Family #442/336.
Listed as Jack Knight; age 21; born in WV; single; no listed occupation; in household of father, Fred D. Knight.


Sarah Knight

1. 1900 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; taken on 26 Jun 1900; Page 239A; Image 66 of 79;
Family #683/694.
Listed as Sarah Knight; age 1; born in May 1899 in WV; in household of father, Fred D. Knight.


Paul Thomas Taylor Sr

1. 1930 Census, Smyth Co, VA; Broadford Precinct; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 182A; Image 11 of 42;
Family #103/103.
Listed as Paul Taylor; age 10; born in VA; in household of father, Otis Taylor.
2. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Paul Thomas Taylor
Race: White
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Blackford, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 21 Jan 1920
Residence: Broadford, Smyth, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1941
Occupation: U S Coal And Coke Co
Weight: 180
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Gray
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 8
Next of Kin: Otis Taylor
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Paul Thomas Taylor "
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 358; WV Archives Web Site.
Paul Thomas Taylor; age 28; born in Broad Ford, VA; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 31 Jul
1949 at Iaeger, WV; Helen Minerva Lester; age 28; born at Maitland, WV; divorced; living at Bartley, WV.
4. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #69 011560; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Paul Thomas Tay;or; age 48; born 21 Jan 1921 in VA; widowed; 5th grade education' this is his 2nd marriage;
living at Box 771, Bradshaw, WV; son of Otis and Maggie (Osborne) Taylor; maried on 26 Apr 1969 at Grundy,
VA; Lois Marie Hicks; age 22; born 17 May 1946 in VA; divorced; 3rd grade education; this is her 2nd marriage;
living at Star Rt, Box 23, Paynesville, WV; daughter of Ase and Brizie (Blankenship) Ratliff.
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014: Ancestry,com Web Site.
"Name: Paul Taylor
SSN: 227-18-2486
Last Residence:
24210 Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA
BORN: 21 Jan 1920
Died: Dec 1976
State (Year) SSN issued: Virginia (Before 1951)"
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Forest Hills Memory Gardens; Abingdon, Washington Co, VA; submitted by
Edgar A. Rice; 26 Jun 2017.
Paul T. Taylor, Sr; born in 1920; died in 1976; buried here; double grave marker photo shown with wife
Loris M. Taylor; "TOGETHER FOREVER * HOLY BIBLE"; additional grave marker as veteran;; "PFC *US ARMY *
WORLD WAR II".


Helen Minerva Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Jay Williams; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; saw miller; living in Mohawk, WV; son of
John and Vada; married on 19 Feb 1936 in Welch, WV; Helen Lester; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter of Manuel and Bell.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Helen Lester
Gender: Female
Spouse: James F Williams
Child: James Manuel Williams"
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 358; WV Archives Web Site.
Paul Thomas Taylor; age 28; born in Broad Ford, VA; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 31 Jul
1949 at Iaeger, WV; Helen Minerva Lester; age 28; born at Maitland, WV; divorced; living at Bartley, WV.
4. Albemarle Co, VA; Death Certificate #68 030657; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Helen M. Taylor; age 47; born 21 Jan 1921 in WV; married; wife of Paul Taylor; housewife; living in
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of J.B. Sester (sic, James Manuel Lester) and Bell Luster (sic Bell Workman
Lester); died 30 Oct 1968 in UVA Hospital, Charlottesville, VA; due to perifeval vascular collapse,
pulmonary embolism, post operative crainotomy for meningioma; buried (no date) in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; in formant, Mr. paul Taylor, Bradshaw, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Helen Taylor; born in 1921; died in 1968; buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband,
Paul T. Taylor; "PATSY * MARY * JANETTE * PAUL JR. * JIM *JOHNNIE * TOGETHER FOREVER".


James F. "Jay" Williams

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Jay Williams; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; saw miller; living in Mohawk, WV; son of
John and Vada; married on 19 Feb 1936 in Welch, WV; Helen Lester; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter of Manuel and Bell.


Helen Minerva Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 73; WV Archives Web Site.
Jay Williams; age 21; born in Wyoming Co, WV; saw miller; living in Mohawk, WV; son of
John and Vada; married on 19 Feb 1936 in Welch, WV; Helen Lester; age 18; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; living at Mohawk, WV; daughter of Manuel and Bell.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Helen Lester
Gender: Female
Spouse: James F Williams
Child: James Manuel Williams"
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1949); Page 358; WV Archives Web Site.
Paul Thomas Taylor; age 28; born in Broad Ford, VA; single; living at Bartley, WV; married on 31 Jul
1949 at Iaeger, WV; Helen Minerva Lester; age 28; born at Maitland, WV; divorced; living at Bartley, WV.
4. Albemarle Co, VA; Death Certificate #68 030657; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Helen M. Taylor; age 47; born 21 Jan 1921 in WV; married; wife of Paul Taylor; housewife; living in
Bradshaw, WV; daughter of J.B. Sester (sic, James Manuel Lester) and Bell Luster (sic Bell Workman
Lester); died 30 Oct 1968 in UVA Hospital, Charlottesville, VA; due to perifeval vascular collapse,
pulmonary embolism, post operative crainotomy for meningioma; buried (no date) in Iaeger Memorial
Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; in formant, Mr. paul Taylor, Bradshaw, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 11 Apr 2014.
Helen Taylor; born in 1921; died in 1968; buried here; double headstone photo shown with husband,
Paul T. Taylor; "PATSY * MARY * JANETTE * PAUL JR. * JIM *JOHNNIE * TOGETHER FOREVER".


Aletha May Call

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken 5 Jan 1920; Page 233B;
Image 12 of 37; Family #112/115.
Listed as Aletha Call; age 15; born in OH; single; in household of brother, Alva Call.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 208; WV Archives Web Site.
Teskco (or Leskco) Stilwell; age 18; born in Knox Co, TN; single; miner; living at Davy, WV;
son of Oliver and Ella; married on 9 Mar 1920 at Welch, WV; Aletha Call; age 16; born in
Jackson Co, OH; single; daughter of William and Lula.


Tuskco Thomas Stillwell

1. 1910 Census, Bell Co, KY; Straight Creek District; Cary Precinct; taken 18 Apr 1910; page 87A;
Image 5 of 35; Family #38/42.
Listed as Tusco A. Stillwell; age 6; born in KY; in household of father, Oliver T. Stillwell.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 208; WV Archives Web Site.
Teskco Stilwell; age 18; born in Knox Co, TN; single; miner; living at Davy, WV;
son of Oliver and Ella; married on 9 Mar 1920 at Welch, WV; Aletha Call; age 16; born in
Jackson Co, OH; single; daughter of William and Lula.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 225; WV Archives Web Site.
Tuskco Stilwell; age 20; born in Jellico, TN; single; miner; living at Davy, WV; son of O.T. and Ella;
married on 16 Feb 1924 at Welch, WV; Sadie Janney; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single;
daughter of Jake and Rebecca.
4.1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Dry Fork Road; 26 Apr 1930; Page 118A; Image
35 of 52; Family # 319/223.
Listed as Tuskco Stillwell; age 26; born in TN; married at 16; coal miner; head of household.
5. 1940 Census, Big Creek District; Warriormines; E.D. 24-20; taken on 24 Apr 1940; Page 381B;
Image 22 of 62; Household #183.
Listed as Thomas T. Stillwell; age 36; born in TN; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; motorman in coal mine; head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #11668; WV Archives Web Site.
Tuskco Thomas Stillwell; age 42 yrs, 4 mons, 20 days; born 2 Apr 1905 in Jolico (sic, Jellico). TN'
married; husband of Sady Janney Stillwell, age 36; diasbled miner; living at Warriormines, WV;
son of Oliver and Ella (Young) Stillwell; died 22 Aug 1947 at Warriormines, WV; due to silicosis;
buried 24 Aug 1947 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. T.T. Stillwell,
Warriormines, WV.
6, FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 28 Jun 2014.
Tuskco Thomas Stilwell; born 2 Apr 1905; died 22 Aug 1947; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Aletha May Call

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken 5 Jan 1920; Page 233B;
Image 12 of 37; Family #112/115.
Listed as Aletha Call; age 15; born in OH; single; in household of brother, Alva Call.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1920); Page 208; WV Archives Web Site.
Teskco (or Leskco) Stilwell; age 18; born in Knox Co, TN; single; miner; living at Davy, WV;
son of Oliver and Ella; married on 9 Mar 1920 at Welch, WV; Aletha Call; age 16; born in
Jackson Co, OH; single; daughter of William and Lula.