McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


William Ray "Bill" Mitchell

1. 1940 Census, Pike Co, KY; District #3; Jacksons Branch; E.D. 98-17; taken on 17 Apr 1940;
Page 350B; Image 16 of 22; Household #133.
Listed as Bill R. Mitchell; age 34; born in KY; married; no education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; farmer; head of household.


Liza Rose

1. 1940 Census, Pike Co, KY; District #3; Jacksons Branch; E.D. 98-17; taken on 17 Apr 1940;
Page 350B; Image 16 of 22; Household #133.
Listed as Liza Mitchell; age 30; born in KY; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, William R. Mitchell.


Arthur Mitchell

1. 1940 Census, Pike Co, KY; District #3; Jacksons Branch; E.D. 98-17; taken on 17 Apr 1940;
Page 350B; Image 16 of 22; Household #133.
Listed as Arthur Mitchell; age 13; born in KY; 7th grade education; not attending school; lived in
same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, William R. Mitchell.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arthur Mitchell
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 26 Nov 1926
Birth Place: Ashcamp Pike, Kentucky
Death Date: 14 Mar 1998
Father: Bill R Mitchell
Mother: Liza Rose
SSN: 407307676
Notes: Oct 1943: Name listed as ARTHUR MITCHELL"
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Arthur Mitchell
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 26 Nov 1926
Death Date: 14 Mar 1998
Cause of Death: Natural
SSN: 407307676
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 27 Nov 1946
Release Date 1: 26 Nov 1949"


Clarence Burks

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; E.D. 24-58; taken on 27 Jul 1940;
Page 1136A; Image 33 of 60; Household #238.
Listed as Clarence Burks; age 19; born in VA; single; 3rd grade education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; farm hand; in household of father, Clell Burks.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 259; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Burks; age 25; born in Hurley, VA; single; living at Panther, WV; married on 4 Feb
1947 in Panther, WV; Sallie Lester; age 21; boen and living at Panther, WV; single;.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clarence Burks
Race: White
Age: 20
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Hurley, Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 14 Mar 1921
Residence Place: Panther, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Employer: Wilson Roberts
Weight: 145
Complexion: Light
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: Clell Burks
Household Members:
Name Relationship
Clarence Burks Self (Head)"
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clearence Burks
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Mar 1921
Birth Place: Panther Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: Feb 1979
Father: Clell Burks
Mother: Biddie McCoy
SSN: 236260045
Disability Status: Disability denied - no record of type.
Notes: Jul 1940: Name listed as CLEARENCE BURKS"
5. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Clearence Burks
SSN: 236-26-0045
BORN: 15 Mar 1921
Last Benefit: 24844, Iaeger, Mcdowell, West Virginia, United States of America
Died: Feb 1979
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"


Sallie Lester

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1947); Page 259; WV Archives Web Site.
Clarence Burks; age 25; born in Hurley, VA; single; living at Panther, WV; married on 4 Feb
1947 in Panther, WV; Sallie Lester; age 21; boen and living at Panther, WV; single;.


Dora Vinnie Burks

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Dora Vinnie Burks, 69, of Welch, WV, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018, in the Golden Harvest Long Term Care Unit in Welch, WV.

"Vinnie was born November 6, 1948, in Welch, WV, a daughter of the late Clarence and Sally Lester Burks. She was a homemaker, loved going to church and spending time with her family and friends. She also loved to color; loved her stuffed animals and her dogs.

"In addition to her parents Vinnie was preceded in death by three brothers, Brady, Clell, and Gathern Burks; and one sister, Dolly Burks.

"Survivors include one sister, Marlene Bailey and husband Timmy of Panther, three brothers, Randall Burks of Wisconsin, Charles Whitt of Chicago, IL, and Billy Burks of Panther, WV; one daughter, Michelle Burks of Napoleon, OH; three grandchildren, Cynthia J Schreiber, Janice M. Schreiber and Kellie B. Schreiber all of Napoleon, OH; two great grandchildren, Autumn J. and Elly M. Bolich; a niece, Kelli Burks; great niece, Luinna Grace Burks Hill; additional grandchildren, Dave Joey and Libby Hill.

" Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 5, 2018, at 12 o’clock with Elder Fred Bailey and Elder Kermit Lester officiating at the Little Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Greenbrier near Panther, WV. Burial will follow in the Estep Cemetery at Greenbrier near Panther, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be family and friends.

"Friends may visit with the family Wednesday evening after 6 p.m., at the Little Zion Old Regular Baptist Church at Greenbrier, near Panther, WV, where an evening service will be held at 7 p.m...."


Cell Junior Burks Jr

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Clell Junior Burks Jr [Jr] [Clell Burks] [Clell Burks Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Nov 1950
Birth Place: McDowell Co, West Virginia [Panther, West Virginia]
Death Date: 17 Sep 1999
SSN: 235843677
Notes: Feb 1968: Name listed as CLELL JUNIOR BURKS;
29 Aug 1988: Name listed as CLELL BURKS JR;
06 Oct 1999: Name listed as CLELL BURKS JR"
2. FindAGrave.com Website; submitted by Donna; 2 Aug 2016.
" Clell J. Burks Jr.
Birth 14 Nov 1951
West Virginia, USA
Death 17 Sep 1999 (aged 47)
Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, USA
Burial
Hoy Cemetery
Shunk, Henry County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 167709126"


Fred W. Mayo

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Twin Branch; taken on 8 Apr 1930; Page 47A;
Image 23 of 57; Family #197/212.
Listed as Fred Mayo; age 17; born in TN; single; Negro; in household of father, James Mayo.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 478; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred W. Mayo; born 8 Aug 1912 in Memphis, TN; colored; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Estella; married on 9 Jan 1939 at Welch, WV; Mae L. Hamlet; born 10 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV;
colored; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Fred and Annie.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #6026; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Mayo; age 31 yrs, 8 mons, 10 days; born 8 Aug 1912 in Memphis, TN; married; husband of
Lizzie Mayo; colored; brakeman in coal mine; son of James and Estella (Winston) Mayo, both born
in Memphis, TN; died 19 May 1943 at Capels, WV; due to mine accident; chrushing head injuries;
buried 27 May 1943 in cemetery at Roderfield, WV; informant, Mr. James Mayo, Davy, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Jul 2014.
Fred W. Mayo; born 8 Aug 1912; died 18 (sic, 19) May 1943; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"BELOVED, HOW WE MISS YOU".


Mae Lizzie Hamlet

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1939); Page 478; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred W. Mayo; born 8 Aug 1912 in Memphis, TN; colored; living at Davy, WV; son of James and
Estella; married on 9 Jan 1939 at Welch, WV; Mae L. Hamlet; born 10 Mar 1917 at Davy, WV;
colored; living at Davy, WV; daughter of Fred and Annie.


W. Henry Foster

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Woodbay; E.D. 41-19; taken on 10 Apr 1940;
Page 405A; Image 10 of 46; Household # 72.
Listed as W. Henry Foster; age 36; born in VA; married; 3rd grade education;lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; coal loader in mine; head of household.


Jennie H.

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Woodbay; E.D. 41-19; taken on 10 Apr 1940;
Page 405A; Image 10 of 46; Household # 72.
Listed as Jennie Foster; age 38; born in VA; married; 4th grade education;lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, W. Henry Foster.


Margaret Foster

1. 1940 Census, Raleigh Co, WV; Slab Fork District; Woodbay; E.D. 41-19; taken on 10 Apr 1940;
Page 405A; Image 10 of 46; Household # 72.
Listed as Margaret Foster; age 14; born in VA; single; 5th grade education; attending school;
lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father; W. Henry Foster.


Mary L.

1. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as Mary L.Alexander; age 71; born in NC; widow; in household of son, Worth H. Alexander.
2. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754B; Image 37 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as Mary L.Alexander; age 81; born in NC; widow; 8th grade education; in household of son,
Worth H. Alexander.


James Harold Alexander

1. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as James H. Alexander; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Worth H. Alexander.
2. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754B; Image 37 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as James Alexander; age 18; born in WV; 3 yrs HS education; attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; helper in grocery store after school; in household of father,
Worth H. Alexander.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Harold Alexander
Race: White
Age: 21
Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
Birth Place: Elkhorn, West Virginia, USA
Birth Date: 13 Jul 1921
Residence Place: Arlington, Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 1942
Employer: Traveler's Ins Co
Weight: 175
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Height: 5 6
Next of Kin: W H Alexander
Household Members:
Name Relationship
James Harold Alexander Self (Head"
4. Arlington Co, VA; Marriage License #17164; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Harold Alexander; age 25; born in Elkhorn, WV; single; student; living at 815 19th St S,
Arlington, VA; son of Worth Hamilton and Mary Malinda (Warden) Alexander; married on 28 Jun
1947 in Arlington, VA; Nadine Elizabeth Johnson; age 21; born in Corydon, IN; single store clerk;
living at 4512 17th Street, N, Arlington, VA; daughter of Ronald Earle and Keestle Ellender (Small)
Johnson.
5. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: James Harold Alexander
[James H Alexander]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 13 Jul 1921
Birth Place: Elkhorn, West Virginia
Death Date: 20 Apr 1998
Father: Woth H Alexander
Mother: Mary M Warden
SSN: 230056414
Notes: Sep 1937: Name listed as JAMES HAROLD ALEXANDER;
30 Apr 1998: Name listed as JAMES H ALEXANDER"


Nadine Elizabeth Johnson

1. Arlington Co, VA; Marriage License #17164; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Harold Alexander; age 25; born in Elkhorn, WV; single; student; living at 815 19th St S,
Arlington, VA; son of Worth Hamilton and Mary Malinda (Warden) Alexander; married on 28 Jun
1947 in Arlington, VA; Nadine Elizabeth Johnson; age 21; born in Corydon, IN; single store clerk;
living at 4512 17th Street, N, Arlington, VA; daughter of Ronald Earle and Keestle Ellender (Small)
Johnson.


Worth Hamilton Alexander

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 220; WV Archives Web Site.
W.H. Alexander; age 21; born in NC; single; store clerk; living at Landgraff, WV; son of Hamilton
_________; married on 6 oct 1919 at Northfork, WV; Mary Warden; age 18; born in Pulaski Co,
VA; single; daughter of Thomas and Inez C.H. Money (sic?); information given by George Pence.
2. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as Worth H. Alexander; age 32; born in NC; married at 21; steam fitter in general construction;
head of household.
3. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754A; Image 36 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as Worth H. Alexander; age 42; born in NC; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; electrician wire man in hospital; head of household.


May Malinda Warden

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1919); Page 220; WV Archives Web Site.
W.H. Alexander; age 21; born in NC; single; store clerk; living at Landgraff, WV; son of Hamilton
_________; married on 6 oct 1919 at Northfork, WV; Mary Warden; age 18; born in Pulaski Co,
VA; single; daughter of Thomas and Inez C.H. Money (sic?); information given by George Pence.
2. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as May M. Alexander; age 30; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, Worth H.
Alexander.
3. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754A; Image 36 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as May M. Alexander; age 40; born in VA; 1 yr HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Worth H. Alexander.


Margaret K. Alexander

1. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as Margaret K. Alexander; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, Worth H. Alexander.
2. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754A; Image 36 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as Margaret Alexander; age 19; born in WV; 4 yrs HS education; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Worth H. Alexander.


Barbara C. Alexander

1. 1930 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Jefferson District; taken on 23 Jul 1930; Page 235B; Image 41 of
41; Family #92/94.
Listed as Barbara C. Alexander; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, Worth H. Alexander.
2. 1940 Census, Arlington Co, VA; Virginia Highlands; 815 19th Street, South; E.D. 7-40; taken on
4 May 1940; Page 754B; Image 37 of 56; Household #394.
Listed as Barbara Alexander; age 14; born in WV; 6th grade education; attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Worth H. Alexander.


Edgar Cheatham Alexander

1. Barren Co, KY; Death Certificate #62 17029; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Edgar Cheatham Alexander; age 72; born 21 Jul 1890 in KY; widowed; farmer; SS#402-50-1991;
living at Bowling Green, KY; son of Alonzo Millard and Mary Frances (Cheatham) Alexander; died
12 Aug 1962 in Clinic Hospital, Glasgow, KY; due to coronary occlusion; buried 14 Aug 1962 in
Marrowbone Cemetery, Marrowbone, KY; informant, Joe M. Alexander.


Albert Richard Alexander Jr

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Albert R Alexander
Residence Date 13 Nov 2000
Residence Place Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Birth Date 16 Dec 1919
Address Louisville, Kentucky 40213
Address Date 13 Nov 2000
2nd Address Louisville, Kentucky 40258
2nd Address Date 31 Dec 1996
3rd Address Louisville, Kentucky 40219
3rd Address Date 01 Apr 1974-01 Jan 2004
Possible Relatives B J Alexander, Betsy R Alexander, Jewell J Alexander
Record Number 1974930"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Albert Richard Alexander Jr
[Albert Raymond Alexander Jr]
[Albert Alexander Jr]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1919
Birth Place: Kimble, West Virginia
[McDowell, West Virginia]
Death Date: May 1981
Father: Albert R Alexander
Mother: Kitty C Alexander
SSN: 402162561
Notes: Jun 1938: Name listed as ALBERT RICHARD ALEXANDER JR;
03 Sep 1976: Name listed as ALBERT RAYMOND ALEXANDER;
31 Dec 1987: Name listed as ALBERT ALEXANDER"
3. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Albert R. Alexander
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 61
Marital Status: Married
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1919
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 12 May 1981
Death Place: New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, USA
Father: Albert Richard Alexander
Mother: Francis Alexander
Spouse: Jewell Alexander"
Additional Information: Brick layer in construction; parents, Albert Richard and Frances (Carden)
Alexander; died in Floyd County Memorial Hospital, New Albany, IN; buried in Resthaven Cemetery, Louisvile, KY.
3. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Albert Alexander
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1919
Death Date: 12 May 1981
SSN: 402162561
Branch 1: ARMY
Enlistment Date 1: 6 Jan 1942
Release Date 1: 30 Oct 1945"


Jewel J.

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Jewell J Alexander
Also Known As Jewel Alexander
2nd Also Known As Name B Jewell Alexander
Residence Date 01 Mar 1999-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Birth Date 15 Jun 1923
Address Louisville, Kentucky 40222
Address Date 01 Mar 1999-01 Jan 2009
2nd Address Louisville, Kentucky 40219
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1983-01 Jan 1998
Possible Relatives Albert R Alexander, B J Alexander, Betsy R Alexander
Record Number 90069949"