McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


Jefferson Harlow

1. 1920 Census, Greenup Co, KY; Oldtown Precinct; taken on 16/17/19 Jan 1920; Page 135B; Image
14 of 32; Family #117/117.
Listed as Jeff Harlow; age 46; born in KY; married; farmer; head of household.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Anna; 4 Oct 2007.
" Jefferson “Jeff” Harlow
Birth 13 May 1873
Franklin County, Kentucky, USA
Death 23 Nov 1961 (aged 88)
Greenup County, Kentucky, USA
Burial
Montgomery Cemetery
Samaria, Greenup County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 21949706"


Mary Ellen Hamilton

1. 1920 Census, Greenup Co, KY; Oldtown Precinct; taken on 16/17/19 Jan 1920; Page 135B; Image
14 of 32; Family #117/117.
Listed as Mary E. Harlow; age 34; born in KY; married; in household of husband, Jefferson Harlow.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Anna; 10 Oct 2007.
" Mary Ellen Hamilton Harlow
Birth 28 Aug 1886
Death 28 Mar 1920 (aged 33)
Burial
Montgomery Cemetery
Samaria, Greenup County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 22089486"


David Soloman Harlow

1. 1920 Census, Greenup Co, KY; Oldtown Precinct; taken on 16/17/19 Jan 1920; Page 135B; Image
14 of 32; Family #117/117.
Listed as David Harlow; age 14; born in KY; farm laborer; in household of father, Jefferson Harlow.


Elias N. Harlow

1. 1920 Census, Greenup Co, KY; Oldtown Precinct; taken on 16/17/19 Jan 1920; Page 135B; Image
14 of 32; Family #117/117..
Listed as Elias N. Harlow; age 7; born in KY; in household of father, Jefferson Harlow.


Ernest "Ern" Harlow

1. 1920 Census, Greenup Co, KY; Oldtown Precinct; taken on 16/17/19 Jan 1920; Page 135B; Image
14 of 32; Family #117/117.
Listed as Earnest Harlow; age 12; born in KY; farm laborer; in household of father, Jefferson Harlow.
2. "Welch Daily News"; Welch, WV; Saturday Evening, 13 Jan 1940; Volume XVII, Number 35; Page 1.
"Start Grim Task of Removing Dead"
"28 Bodies At Bottom Of Mine Shaft"
"Relatives Prepare to Bury 92 Dead; All Bodies Will Not Be Out Before Monday"
"Revised List Of Dead"
"...Ern Harlow, 31,married, five children, loader..."
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5368; WV Archives Web Site.
Ern Harlow; age 32; born 23 Sep 1908 in Greenup, KY; married; husband of Mabel Harlow; coal
miner for Pond Creek Pocahontas Co; living; in House #1; son of unlisted parents; died 19 Jan
1940 ( at Bartley, WV); due to chrushing injuries and 3rd degree burns from gas explosion, mine
accident.; buried at English WV.(sic, see Ref 3)
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorail Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Jun 2014.
Ernest Harlow; born 23 Sep 1907; died 10 Jan 1940; buried here; headstone photo shown.
(Death certificate states he was born in 1908 and was buried at English, WV.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Ern Harlow; age 32; born in KY; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
coal miner; head of household.
(Ernest died 3 months before this census. Why was he shown here with his family?)


Mable Marie Grizzel

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Mabel Harlow; age 33; born in KY; married; 7th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of husband, Ernest Harlow.
(He died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Haster Harlow

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Haster Harlow; age 11; born in KY; 5th grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ernest Harlow.
(His father died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Paulina Harlow

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Paulina Harlow; age 8; born in OH; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ernest Harlow.
(His father died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Celestie Harlow

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Celestie Harlow; age 6; born in KY; no education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Ernest Harlow.
(His father died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Max Harlow

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Max Harlow; age 4; born in IN; in household of father, Ernest Harlow.
(His father died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Lettie Harlow

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Bartley; E.D. 24-15; taken on 27 Apr 1940; Page 291B
Image 51 of 75; Household #367.
Listed as Lettie Harlow; age 2; born in IN; in household of father, Ernest Harlow.
(His father died on 10 Jan 1940 before this census but is listed here).


Hugh Vanover

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 12 Apr 1930, Page 233B,
Family #179.
Listed as Hugh Vanover, age 12, born in WV, in household of father, Hiram Vanover.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 1153A; Image 7 of 64;
Household #57.
Listed as Hugh Vanover; age 21; born in WV; married; 5th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; farm laborer; head of household.


Jettie Mae Taylor

1. McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 8 Apr 1940; Page 1153A; Image 7 of 64;
Household #57.
Listed as May Vanover; age 21; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Hugh Vanover.


Dave Vanover

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Dave "Major" Vanover, 65, of Jenkin Jones, WV, formerly of Litwar, WV, went to be with the Lord on May 13, 2016.
"Dave was born April 17, 1951, in Orchard Branch, WV, a son of the late Hugh and Jettie Mae Taylor Vanover. He was a disabled coal miner and affiliated with the Pentecostal Holiness Faith. He enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, and he loved music.
"In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Harless "Smokey" Vanover, Cell "Bo" Vanover and Ronald "Little Boy" Vanover; one sister, Eunice "Squeaky" Reed; an infant brother and an infant sister.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his companion of 20 years, Helen Bowles of Jenkin Jones; one son, Mike Vanover of Galax, VA; three step sons, John, Junior, and Chris Vanover all of Gary, two brothers, Charles "Pop" Vanover of Iaeger and his twin brother Hiram "Huck" Vanover of Orchard Branch; three sisters, Irma Runyon of Panther, Sue Ball and husband Bill of Gary, and Cloie Addair of Bland, VA; and a host of nieces and nephews.
"Friends may visit with the family Wednesday morning, May 18, 2016, from 11 a.m. until 12 noon at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Vanover Cemetery at Orchard Branch where a graveside service will be conducted with Elder Fred Bailey officiating...."


James L. Wyatt

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James L. Wyatt; age 22; born in Smyth Co, VA; son of J.L.D. and R. Wyatt; married on 27 Feb 1876
in Tazewell Co, VA; Arminda Hankins; age 24; born in Tazewell Co, VA; daughter of A. and P.R.
Hankins.


Arminda Hankins

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA", Harman, Vol II, page 445.
Arminda Hankins; daughter of Abel and Polly Henkle Hankins; married James Wyatt; children:
Mollie R., Mattie R., Edward and Gyrtie.
2. 1870 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Maiden Spring District; Knob PO; taken on 11 Aug 1870; Page 278A;
Image 39 of 93; Family #254/254.
Listed as Arminda Hankins; age 19; born in VA; in household of father, Able Hankins..
3. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James L. Wyatt; age 22; born in Smyth Co, VA; son of J.L.D. and R. Wyatt; married on 27 Feb 1876
in Tazewell Co, VA; Arminda Hankins; age 24; born in Tazewell Co, VA; daughter of A. and P.R.
Hankins.


Billy Ray Haney Sr

1. Giles Co, VA Marriage Certificate #78 013014; Virginia Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy Ray Haney; age 21; born 14 Dec 1956 in WV; this is his first marriage; 7th grade education; living at Premier,
WV; son of Jason Dewey and Alva Mae (Haulk) Haney; married on 17 Apr 1978 at Pembroke, VA; Rose Mary
Morgan; age 16; born 21 May 1961 in WV; this is her first arriage; living at Welch, WV; daughter of unknown
father and Anna Letha Morgan.
2. FindAGrave.comWeb Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kimberly Dorankimberly; 5 Mar 2013.
Bill Ray' Uncle Bill" Haney, Sr; born 14 Dec 1956; died 5 Jun 2012; buried here; no grave marker photo shown;
"Bill Haney was a loving father he had three children Kimberly haney doran pamela haney billy Haney he resided at roderfield he was a well known man by many other in his community he was a man of all trades the handy man of roderfield he was a coal miner in his younger days and he was loved by many."


Rose Mary Morgan

1. Giles Co, VA Marriage Certificate #78 013014; Virginia Marriage Records, 1936-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Billy Ray Haney; age 21; born 14 Dec 1956 in WV; this is his first marriage; 7th grade education; living at Premier,
WV; son of Jason Dewey and Alva Mae (Haulk) Haney; married on 17 Apr 1978 at Pembroke, VA; Rose Mary
Morgan; age 16; born 21 May 1961 in WV; this is her first arriage; living at Welch, WV; daughter of unknown
father and Anna Letha Morgan.


Pamela Marie Haney

1. FindAGrave.comWeb Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Kimberly Dorankimberly; 20 Feb 2013; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Pamela Marie "Pammy" Haney; born 12 Aug 1978; died 13 Jul 1993; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Billy Ray Haney Jr

1. FindAGrave.comWeb Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Mar 2014.
Billy Ray Haney; born 26 Nos 1979; died 2 Mar 2013; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"ALWAYS IN OUR HEARTS".


William Virgil Handy

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Handy; age 28; born in Pueblo, CO; single; miner; living at Welch, WV; son ot J.S. and Annie;
married on 11 Mar 1928 at Garland, WV; Dora Mullins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single;
daughter of J. B. and Lucinda.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5367; WV Archives Web Site.
William Handy; age 40; born 25 Jan 1900 in Detrail, Colo (??); married; husband of Dora Handy;
employed by Pond Creek Pocahontas Co, (Bartley, WV); son of James S.? Handy; died 10 Jan 10;
due to chrushing injuries and 3rd degree burns from gas explosion in mine; buried 14 Jan 1940 at
Roderfield, WV.
3. "Welch Daily News"; Welch, WV; Saturday Evening, 13 Jan 1940; Volume XVII, Number 35; Page 1.
"Start Grim Task of Removing Dead"
"28 Bodies At Bottom Of Mine Shaft"
"Relatives Prepare to Bury 92 Dead; All Bodies Will Not Be Out Before Monday"
"Revised List Of Dead"
"...William Handy, Yukon, married..."
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 26 Jun 2014.
William V. Handy; born 24 (death certificate states 25) Jan 1901; died 10, 1940; buried here; headstone
photo shown.


Dora M. Mullins

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 9 May 1910; Page 93A; Image 28 of 31;
Family #248/250.
Listed as Dora M. Mullins; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Joseph. B. Mullins.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 290; WV Archives Web Site.
Virgil Handy; age 28; born in Pueblo, CO; single; miner; living at Welch, WV; son of J. S. and Annie; married
on 11 Mar 1928 at Garland, WV; Dora Mullins; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of J.B.
and Lucinda.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Dora Handy; age 32; born in WV; widow; 9th grade education; lived in same place on 1 Apr 1935;
head of household.


Helen Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Hellen Handy; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Dora Handy.


Juanita Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Jaunita Handy; age 8; born in WV; 3rd grade education; attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Dora Handy.


Launa Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Launa Handy; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of mother, Dora Handy.


Hassel Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Hassel Handy; age 3; born in WV; in household of mother, Dora Handy.


Donna Jean Handy

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; E.D. 24-59; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 1162B;
Image 26 of 64; Household #212.
Listed as Dona Jean Handy; age 3 mons; born in WV; in household of mother, Dora Handy.