McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Hammond Kennedy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 252B, Family #239.
Listed as Hammon Kenady, age 14, born in Oct 1885 in WV, in household of
father, David Kenaday.
2. E-mail, Linda Hinchey, 15 Aug 2000, pretonis1naxs.net.
Her great grandparents were Hammond Kennedy and Chloe Collins. Hammond's
parents were Dan (1857-1931) and Victory (1865-1928) Kennedy. Their graves
are in the Collins Ridge Cemetery on Bradshaw Mtn, McDowell Co, WV. Chloe's
second husband was also a Collins. Choles' father was Bill Collins and her
mother was Mary Asbury (her relatives have told her Mary's maiden name was
Asbury).


Chloe Collins

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 248B, Family #176
Listed as Chloe Collins, age 13, born in Sep 1886 in WV, in household of
mother, Mary Collins.
2. E-mail, Linda Hinchey, 15 Aug 2000, pretonis1naxs.net.
Her great grandparents were Hammond Kennedy and Chloe Collins. Hammond's
parents were Dan (1857-1931) and Victory (1865-1928) Kennedy. Their graves
are in the Collins Ridge Cemetery on Bradshaw Mtn, McDowell Co, WV. Chloe's
second husband was also a Collins. Choles' father was Bill Collins and her
mother was Mary Asbury (her relatives have told her Mary's maiden name was
Asbury).


Henry Harrison Kennedy

1. e-mail from Chloe Kennedy Washburn, cuchlain_200@yahoo.com, 10 Jan 2001.
Her parents were Henry Harrison Kennedy and Sarah Blankenship. Her father's
mother was Chloe Collins. Her materal grandparents were Adam and Louvinee
Cooper Blankenship.


James Harvie Roberts

1. www.familytreemaker.com, Descendents of Charles Kennedy, 2 Feb 2000.
Sarah Elizabeth Kennedy born 30 Jan 1893 at Iaeger, WV; died 15 May 1948;
buried in RobersFamily Cemetery, Rt 122, Bedford Co, VA; married James Harve
Roberts on 12 Dec 1908, son of Cornelius and Charlotte Bailey Roberts.


Sarah Elizabeth Kennedy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 249A, Family #180.
Listed as Sarah E. Kenaday, age 8, born in Jan 1892 in WV, in household of
father, Burbridge Kenaday.
2. www.familytreemaker.com, Descendents of Charles Kennedy, 2 Feb 2000.
Sarah Elizabeth Kennedy born 30 Jan 1893 at Iaeger, WV; died 15 May 1948;
buried in RobersFamily Cemetery, Rt 122, Bedford Co, VA; married James Harve
Roberts on 12 dec 1908, son of Cornelius and Charlotte Bailey Roberts.


Alvis Kennedy

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 249A, Family #180.
Listed as Alvis Kenaday, age 3, born in Jan 1897 in WV, in household of
father, Burbridge Kenaday.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 3 May 1910; Page 73B;
Family #134/135.
Listed as Alves Kennedy; age 13; born in WV; in household of father, Burbridge Kennedy.
3. www.familytreemaker.com, Descendents of Charles Kennedy, 2 Feb 2000.
Alvis Kennedy born on 1 Jan 1897 at Bradshaw, McDowell Co, WV; died 31 jan
1958; buried in Roberts Cemetery, Horse Creek, McDowell Co, WV; married
first, Polly Jane Blankenship, second Gracie Roberts in 1918, daughter of
Miles and Rebecca Stacy Roberts.


Gracie Roberts

1. www.familytreemaker.com, Descendents of Charles Kennedy, 2 Feb 2000.
Alvis Kennedy born on 1 Jan 1897 at Bradshaw, McDowell Co, WV; died 31 jan
1958; buried in Roberts Cemetery, Horse Creek, McDowell Co, WV; married
first, Polly Jane Blankenship, second Gracie Roberts in 1918, daughter of
Miles and Rebecca Stacy Roberts.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Panther; taken on 6 May 1910; Page 104A;
Family #175.
Listed as Gracie Roberts; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Miles Roberts.


Mark Tollett Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Mark Tollett Lockhart, son of George W. and Elizabeth Brown Lockhart, was
born on 24 Apr 1843 in Tazewell Co, VA; died aft 1923; buried at Richlands,
VA; served in Co I, 29th Corse's Brigade, CSA under Cap Dickinson; married
Rebecca A. Prater, lived in Maiden Spring Township in 1870, 1880, 1900 and
1910 Census.
2. 1850 Census Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, page 309A, Family #1283,
taken 29 Sep 1850.
Listed as Mark Lockard, age 6, born in VA, in household of father, George Lockhart.
3. 1870 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring Township, taken on 15 Aug 1870,
Page 285B, Family #305.
Listed as Mark Lockhart, age 26, born in VA, farm laborer, head of household.
4. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as Mark T. Lockhart, age 37, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
5. "Tazewell Co (VA) Marriages, 1854-1866" Register No 3, Year 1865 transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Mark T. Lockhart, age 21 yr, 8 mon, 10 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of George W. and
Elizabeth Lockhart, married on 4 Jan 1865 Rebecca Prater, age 21 yr, 10 mon, 12 days, born in
Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John G. and Mahala Prater. Married by Patton J. Lockhart.


Rebecca A. Prater

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Rebecca A. Prater was born in Feb 1843; died on 20 May 1923 at home in
Richlands, Tazewell Co, VA; buried in family cemetery at Richlands; married
Mark Tollett Lockhart on 3 Jan 1865 in Richlands; daughter of John G. and
Mahala (_______) Prater; had 10 children, 8 were living in 1910.
2. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken 1 Oct 1850, page 312B,
Family #1335.
Listed as Rebecca Prater, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, John
Prater.
3. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, Cedar Bluff P.O., taken on 6
Aug 1860, page 864, Family #1233.
Listed as Rebecca Prater, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, John
G. Prater.
4. 1870 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring Township, taken on 15 Aug 1870,
Page 285B, Family #305.
Listed as Rebecca Lockhart, age 26, born in VA, in household of husband,
Mark T. Lockhart.
5. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as Rebecca A. Lockhart, age 37, born in VA, in household of husband, Mark T. Lockhart.
6. "Tazewell Co (VA) Marriages, 1854-1866" Register No 3, Year 1865 transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Mark T. Lockhart, age 21 yr, 8 mon, 10 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of George W. and Elizabeth Lockhart,
married on 4 Jan 1865 Rebecca Prater, age 21 yr, 10 mon, 12 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of
John G. and Mahala Prater. Married by Patton J. Lockhart.


Henry Jefferson "Jeff" Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Henry Jefferson "Jeff" Lockhart, son of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater
Lockhart, was born on 10 Sep 1873 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 16 Aug 1957 in
Monroe Co, WV; buried in Green Hill Cemetery, Union. WV; married Amanda
Margaret Cole on 16 Mar 1898; lived at Whitewood, Buchanan Co, VA; moved to
Knobs Road, Monroe Co, WV before 1910.
2. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as Henry J. Lockhart, age 6, born in VA, in household of father, Mark T. Lockhart.


James C. Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
James C. Lockhart, son of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater Lockhart,
was born in 1875.
2. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as James C. Lockhart, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, Mark T. Lockhart.


Mahala E. Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Mahala E. Lockhart, daughter of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater Lockhart,
was born in 1878.
2. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as Mahala E. Lockhart, age 2, born in VA, in household of father, Mark T. Lockhart.


William L. "Bill" Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
William L. "Bill" Lockhart, son of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater
Lockhart, was born in Sep 1880; died 13 Apr 1920 at Richlands Hospital
following mine accident on 2 Apr 1920; lived near brother Henry Jefferson
Lockhart in Monroe Co, WV for a perod of time then moved back to Richlands.
2. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Maiden Spring District, Page 289B.
Listed as William L. Lockhart, age 9 months, born in VA, in household of father, Mark T. Lockhart.


Reece M. Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Reece M. Lockhart, son of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater Lockhart,
was born in Sep 1881; married Fannie Helton; living in Maiden Spring
Township, Tazewell Co, VA in 1910 then moved back to Richlands.


Elizabeth Lockhart

1. Buchanan Co, VA Web Site, www.silvermaple.net/buchanan/
"The Lockhart Family Tree", by Lehman Tiller.
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Lockhart, daughter of Mark Tollett and Rebecca A. Prater
Lockhart, married John Wilson; had 3 daughters and 2 sons; lived at Swords
Creek, VA.


Albert Garfield Rowe

1. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 234, Jacob H. and
Tabitha Rowe article, submitted by Heather Rowe and Geneva Steele, H.C. 61,
Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873, e-mail gsteele@dvdol.com
Albert Garfield Rowe was born on 25 Sep 1882; married Winnie Steele,
daughter of Samuel and Nancy Steele, on 2 Jan 1901.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 259, Albert
Garfield Rowe article, submitted by Ann Kapferer, 3229 Fargo Drive,
Astabula, OH 44004.
Married Winnie Steele, daughter of Samuel and Nancy Steele; children were:
Almeda, Willie, George and Donnie Bessie.
3. Internet, e-mail, 13 Mar 2002, annie@suite224.net, Ann Kapferer, Ashtabula,
OH.
(Corrects and adds to information in Ref 2).
Children were: Almeda (married Shafter Quesenberry); Georgia Lee (not
George); Donna Bessie (married Troy Sturgill) and Melda (married Harry
Branch).
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 23 Jun 1900, Page 251A, Family #216.
Listed as Garfield Rowe, age 17, born in Sep 1882 in WV, in household of father, Jacob H. Rowe.
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Perryville Precinct #2, taken on 13 Apr 1910, Page
160B, Family #17.
Listed as A.G. Rowe, age 27, born in WV, married 9 yrs, coal miner, head of household.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna Precinct #3, taken on 14 Jan 1920,
Page 25B, Family #74.
Listed as E. G. Rowe, age 36, born in WV, coal miner, head of household.
7. McDowell Co, WV Marriage Records; Vol #__(1927); Page 177; WV Archives Web Site.
A.G. Rowe; age 44; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; miner; living at Coalwood, WV; son of Tabitha and
Jacob; married on 9 Jul 1927 at Bartley, WV; Angie Alley; age 46; born in Carroll Co, VA (sic, NC); widow;
daughter of _________.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 26A; Image 23
of 29; Family #218/224.
Listed as Albert G. Rowe; age 47; born in WV; married at 18; shot foreman in coal mine; head of household.
9. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Coalwood; E.D. 24-14; taken on 11 May 1940; Page 249B;
Image 24 of 36; Household #187.
Listed as Garfield Rowe; age 57; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same hosue on 1 Apr 1940;
coal miner; head of household.


Winnie Steele

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 250A, Family #198.
Listed as Winney Steel, age 17, born in Jan 1883 in WV, in household of
father, Samuel Steel.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 234, Jacob H. and
Tabitha Rowe article, submitted by Heather Rowe and Geneva Steele, H.C. 61,
Box 37-B, Paynesville, WV 24873, e-mail gsteele@dvdol.com
Albert Garfield Rowe was born on 25 Sep 1882; married Winnie Steele,
daughter of Samuel and Nancy Steele, on 2 Jan 1901.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Perryville Precinct #2, taken on 13 Apr 1910, Page
160B, Family #17.
Listed as Winnie Rowe, age 27, born in WV, married 9 yrs, 4 childre, 3 living, in household of husband, Albert
G. Rowe.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna Precinct #3, taken on 14 Jan 1920,
Page 25B, Family #74.
Listed as Winnie Rowe, age 37, born in WV, in household of husband, Albert G. Rowe.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #9730; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. Winnie Rowe; age 44 yrs, 5 mons, 5 days; born 15 Feb 1882 in Iaeger, WV; married; wife of A.G. Rowe;
housewife; daughter of Samuel and Nancy (Roberts) Steele; died 20 Jul 1926 in Welch, WV; due to
intestinal obstruction with adhesiens; buried 22 Jul 1926 in Iaeger, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Terry
Lindsey; 4 Sep 2015.
Winnie Steele Rowe; born 2 Feb 1882; died 20 Jul 1926; buried here; no grave marker photo shown; death
certificate and marriage record posted.
(She may not be buried here. Death Certificate states Iaeger, WV which is another place.)


William R. "Willie" Rowe

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Perryville Precinct #2, taken on 13 Apr 1910, Page
160B, Family #17.
Listed as William R. Rowe, age 4, born in WV, in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 259, Albert
Garfield Rowe article, submitted by Ann Kapferer, 3229 Fargo Drive,
Astabula, OH 44004.
Willie died in mining accident.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna Precinct #3, taken on 14 Jan 1920,
Page 25B, Family #74.
Listed as Willie Rowe, age 15, born in WV, in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.


Millie Rowe

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Perryville Precinct #2, taken on 13 Apr 1910, Page
160B, Family #17.
Listed as Mildia Rowe, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Susanna Precinct #3, taken on 14 Jan 1920,
Page 25B, Family #74.
Listed as Millie Rowe, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Albert G. Rowe.


David Matney Jr

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as David Matney, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, David Matney, Sr.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 33.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 120.
Ephraim Kenedy, age 56, widowed, born in Pike Co, KY, son of Andrew and
Margaret Kenedy, married on 30 Nov 1889 Charlotte Matney, age 25, born in
Buchanan Co, VA, daughter of David and Polly Matney.
3. "Descendants of Joseph and Lucy Elswick"
silvermaple.net/buchanan/jelswick.htm by Bill Fuller at billflr@compunet.net
David Matney, Jr, son of David and Polly Elswick Matney, Sr, was born about
1836.


Polly

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 33.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 120.
Ephraim Kenedy, age 56, widowed, born in Pike Co, KY, son of Andrew and
Margaret Kenedy, married on 30 Nov 1889 Charlotte Matney, age 25, born in
Buchanan Co, VA, daughter of David and Polly Matney.


David Matney Sr

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as David Matney, age 45, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 33.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 120.
Ephraim Kenedy, age 56, widowed, born in Pike Co, KY, son of Andrew and
Margaret Kenedy, married on 30 Nov 1889 Charlotte Matney, age 25, born in
Buchanan Co, VA, daughter of David and Polly Matney.
3. "Descendants of Joseph and Lucy Elswick"
silvermaple.net/buchanan/jelswick.htm by Bill Fuller at billflr@compunet.net
David Matney, Jr, son of David and Polly Elswick Matney, Sr, was born about
1836. David, Sr was born about 1805.
4. "Pioneers Families of Eastern and SE KY", William C. Kozee, page 162.
David Matney married Mary Elswick on 10 Sept 1820 in Pike Co, KY.


Mary "Polly" Elswick

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as Polly Matney, age 35, born in VA, in household of husband, David Matney.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 33.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 120.
Ephraim Kenedy, age 56, widowed, born in Pike Co, KY, son of Andrew and
Margaret Kenedy, married on 30 Nov 1889 Charlotte Matney, age 25, born in
Buchanan Co, VA, daughter of David and Polly Matney.
3. "Descendants of Joseph and Lucy Elswick"
silvermaple.net/buchanan/jelswick.htm by Bill Fuller at billflr@compunet.net
David Matney, Jr, son of David and Polly Elswick Matney, sr, was born about
1836. David, Sr was born about 1805; his wife Polly Elswick was born abt
1815.
4. "Pioneers Families of Eastern and SE KY", William C. Kozee, page 162.
David Matney married Mary Elswick on 10 Sept 1820 in Pike Co, KY.


Albert Matney

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as Albert Matney, age 8, born in VA, in household of father, David Matney, Sr.


Mary "Polly" Matney

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as Polly Matney, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, David Matney, Sr.


Elizabeth "Betsy" Matney

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 2 Sep 1850, Page 280A, Family #882.
Listed as Betsy Matney, age 4, born in VA, in household of father, David Matney, Sr.


James Fletcher

1. "FamilySearch.com", LDS Internet Site, William Fletcher.
Submitted by: Terry Wardle Fletcher, 1245 West 1500 South, Vernal, UT 84078;
William A. Yates, P.O. Box 67, Stevensville, MT 59870; Michael Kent
Fletcher, P.O. Box ________24570 and Eva Adeline Heaton Coltey, 6130 Camina
Real Space 68, Riverside, CA 92509.
James Fletcher, born 17 Jun 1792; married abt 1826 in Harrich?, TN Malinda
Pridemore.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Fletcher search, 20 Jan 2002, submitted by
katbill@uswest.net.
James Fletcher; son of William and Mary Milam Fletcher; born on 17 Jun 1792;
married Malinda Pridemore, daughter of Jonathan and Rachel Cathey Pridemore,
in 1826 at Harrich, Hancock Co, TN.


Malinda Pridemore

1. "FamilySearch.com", LDS Internet Site, William Fletcher.
Submitted by: Terry Wardle Fletcher, 1245 West 1500 South, Vernal, UT 84078;
William A. Yates, P.O. Box 67, Stevensville, MT 59870; Michael Kent
Fletcher, P.O. Box ________24570 and Eva Adeline Heaton Coltey, 6130 Camina
Real Space 68, Riverside, CA 92509.
Malinda Pridemore, born 26 Jun 1806 in Hancock Co, TN; married James
Fletcher abt 1826 in Harrich?, TN; died 1877 at Shoals, Martin Co, IN.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Fletcher search, 20 Jan 2002, submitted by
katbill@uswest.net.
James Fletcher; son of William and Mary Milam Fletcher; born on 17 Jun 1792;
married Malinda Pridemore, daughter of Jonathan and Rachel Cathey Pridemore,
in 1826 at Harrich, Hancock Co, TN.


Jonathan Pridemore

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Fletcher search, 20 Jan 2002, submitted by
katbill@uswest.net.
James Fletcher; son of William and Mary Milam Fletcher; born on 17 Jun 1792;
married Malinda Pridemore, daughter of Jonathan and Rachel Cathey Pridemore,
in 1826 at Harrich, Hancock Co, TN.
Jonathan Pridemore; son of Theororus and Mary Hull Pridemore; born in 1758
in Cranbury, Middlesex Co, NJ; died on 16 May 1838 in Hawkins Co, TN;
married Rachel Cathey on 1 Oct 1790 (sic, Rachel is stated as born in 1784,
she would have been only 6 yrs old in 1790).


Rachel Cathey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Fletcher search, 20 Jan 2002, submitted by
katbill@uswest.net.
James Fletcher; son of William and Mary Milam Fletcher; born on 17 Jun 1792;
married Malinda Pridemore, daughter of Jonathan and Rachel Cathey Pridemore,
in 1826 at Harrich, Hancock Co, TN.
Jonathan Pridemore; son of Theororus and Mary Hull Pridemore; born in 1758
in Cranbury, Middlesex Co, NJ; died on 16 May 1838 in Hawkins Co, TN;
married Rachel Cathey on 1 Oct 1790 (sic, Rachel is stated as born in 1784,
she would have been only 6 yrs old in 1790).


Susan Jane "Sue J" Ashman-Smith

1. Daughter of Fred and Marg Ashman.