McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


Aaron Dean Knight

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on __Jun 1900; Page 165B; Image 12 of 49;
Family #116/117.
Listed as Aaron Knight; age 7 mons; born in Oct 1899 in WV; in household of father, Elsworth L.
Knight
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; District #7; Coaldale; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 36A; Image 5 of 6;
Family #44.
Listed as Aron Knight; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Elsworth L. Knight.
3. Mercer Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1522; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Aaron Dean Knight; age 18; born 30 Oct 1899; living at 35 Thrid Street, Bluefield, WV; bank clerk at
Flat Top National Bank, Bluefield, WV; nearest relative, Mrs. E.L. Knight, Falls Mills, Tazewell Co, VA;
medium height and build; hazel eyes and black hair.
4. 1920 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Beaver Pond District; Bluefield; 35 Third Street; taken on 7 Jan 1920;
Page 72B; Image 18 of 24; Family #135/163.
Listed as Aaron Knight; age 21; born in OH (sic, WV); single; book keeper for manufacture; lodger in
household of Sallie Cowling.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 184; WV Archives Web Site.
A. D. Night; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; salesman; living at Northfork, WV; son of E.L.
and Edith (marked thru, Rebecca written in); married on 25 Dec 1925 at Coalwood, V; Margaret F.
Sperry; age 21; born in Hinton, WV; single; daughter of _______.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 82B; Image 36 of
39; Family #371/388.
Listed as Aaron Knight; age 30; born in WV; married at 26; manage of oil (company?); head of
household.
7. Mingo Co, Death Certificate #11538; WV Archives Web Site.
Aaron D. Knight; age 53 yrs, 10 mons, 22 days; born 30 Oct 1899 in _____; married; manager of oil
company; living at Williamson, WV; son of Elsworth D. and Edith (Broscius) Knight; died 22 Sep 1953
at Williamson, WV; due to coronary occlusion; buried 24 Sep 1953 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery;
informant, Mrs. E.E. Williams.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Dec 2013.
Aaron D. Knight; born 30 oct 1899; died 22 Sep 1953; buried here; headstone photo shown.
9. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Nancy Sly" Article; Page 238;
submitted by Nancy Sly, Welch, WV 24801.


Marguerite Francis Sperry

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1925); Page 184; WV Archives Web Site.
A. D. Night; age 26; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; salesman; living at Northfork, WV; son of E.L. and
Edith (marked thru, Rebecca written in); married on 25 Dec 1925 at Coalwood, V; Margaret F. Sperry;
age 21; born in Hinton, WV; single; daughter of _______.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 82B; Image 36 of 39;
Family #371/388.
Listed as Margurite Knight; age 25; born in WV; married at 21; in household of husband, Aaron D.
Knight
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death certificate #7773; WV Archives Web Site.
Margaret Francis Knight; age 45; born 2 Apr 1905 in Crumps Bottom, WV; married; housewife; living at
Williamson, WV; daughter of Frank and Rosa B. (Harmon) Sperry; died 6 Jun 1950 at Jolo, WV; due to
coronary heart disease; buried 6 Jun 1950 in Iaeger Memorial; informant, A.D. Knight.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 14 Dec 2013.
Marguerite Francis Knight; born 2 Apr 1905; died 6 (sic, 3) Jun 1950; buried here; headstone photo
shown.
(She died 3 rd of June and was buried on 6th of June)
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Nancy Sly" Article; Page 238;
submitted by Nancy Sly, Welch, WV 24801.


Elsworth Luther Knight

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on __Jun 1900; Page 165B; Image 12 of 49;
Family #116/117.
Listed as E.L. Knight; age 29; born in Jun 1870 in OH; married 8 yrs; machainist; head of household.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; District #7; Coaldale; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 36A; Image 5 of 6;
Family #44.
Listed as E.L. Knight; age 38; born in OH; married once for 18 yrs; electrical engineer; head of
household.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Kim A.; 4 Feb 2014.
" Elsworth Luther Knight
Birth 18 Jun 1870
Ohio, USA
Death 18 Feb 1943 (aged 72)
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Park
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 124619864"
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Nancy Sly" Article; Page 238;
submitted by Nancy Sly, Welch, WV 24801.


Edith Rebecca Broscius

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on __Jun 1900; Page 165B; Image 12 of 49;
Family #116/117.
Listed as Edith Knight; age 27; born in Oct 1872 in OH; married 8 yrs; 4 children; all living; in household
of husband, Elsworth L. Knight
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; District #7; Coaldale; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 36A; Image 5 of 6;
Family #44.
Listed as Edith Knight; afe 37; born in OH; married once for 18 yrs; 5 children; all living; in household
of husband, Elsworth L. Knight.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Kdstone; 5 Dec 2016.
" Edith Rebecca Brosius Knight
Birth 23 Oct 1872
Death 19 Mar 1941 (aged 68)
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Park
Princeton, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 173506470"
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Nancy Sly" Article; Page 238;
submitted by Nancy Sly, Welch, WV 24801.


Frank Knight

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on __Jun 1900; Page 165B; Image 12 of 49;
Family #116/117.
Listed as Frank Knight; age 4; born in Aug 1895 in VA; in household of father, Elsworth L. Knight.


Edith Knight

1. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; District #7; Coaldale; taken on 11 May 1910; Page 36A; Image 5 of 6;
Family #44.
Listed as Edith Knight; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Elsworth L. Knight.


Michael Gregory Kissinger

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88 009237; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Michael Gregory Kissinger; age 18; born 5 Jun 1969 in WV; single; this was his first marriage; 11 grade
education; living at Box 505, Iaeger, WV; son of Denny Morris and Sylvia Ruth (Stinson) Kissinger; married
on 4 Mar 1988 in Buchanan Co, VA; Lana Dianna Coleman; age 17; born 21 Nov 1970 in WV; single; this
was her first marriage; 9th grade education; living at general delivery, Mohawk, WV; daughter of Harvey and
Juanita (Cline) Coleman.
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Michael Gregory Kissinger
[M G Kissinger]
SSN: 234217405
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 5 Jun 1969
Birth Place: Welch, West Virginia
Death Date: Jul 1990
Citizenship or Alien Status: U.S. citizen.
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Additional Information: Birth record established before age of 5.
Notes: 28 Apr 1982: Name listed as MICHAEL GREGORY KISSINGER; 22 Aug 1990: Name listed as M G KISSINGER..."
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Michael Greg Kissinger; born 5 Jun 1969; died 19 Jul 1990; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"BELOVED SON AND HUSBAND".


Lana Dianna Coleman

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88 009237; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Michael Gregory Kissinger; age 18; born 5 Jun 1969 in WV; single; this was his first marriage; 11 grade
education; living at Box 505, Iaeger, WV; son of Denny Morris and Sylvia Ruth (Stinson) Kissinger; married
on 4 Mar 1988 in Buchanan Co, VA; Lana Dianna Coleman; age 17; born 21 Nov 1970 in WV; single; this
was her first marriage; 9th grade education; living at general delivery, Mohawk, WV; daughter of Harvey and
Juanita (Cline) Coleman.


Luther Willis "Bill" Kissinger

1. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Luther W. Kissinger
SSN: 233-22-6035
Last Residence:
24844 Iaeger, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
BORN: 24 Apr 1910
Died: 20 Oct 1994
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951)"
2. Virginia Death Records, 1912-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Luther William Kissinger
Death Date: 20 Oct 1994
Death Place: Salem, Virginia, USA"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Luther Willis "Bill" Kissinger; born 24 Apr 1010; died 20 oct 1994; buried here; double headstone photo
shown with wife, Mary Louise Kissinger; "WED SEPT. 30,1940".


Mary Louise Christian

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield; McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Dec 2013.
Mary Louise Kissinger; born 18 Jan 1912; died 14 Jun 1997; buried here; double headstone photo shown
with husband, Luther Willis Kissinger: "WED 30 SEPT., 1940".


Cecil Arnold Phillips Sr

1. 1930 Census, Russell Co, VA; New Garden District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 219A; Image 15
of 45; Family #139/145.
Listed as Cecial A. Phillips; age 7; born in VA; in household of mother, Effie Newberry Phillips.
2.1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; taken 10 Apr 1940; Page 787A
E D # 24-40; Image 13 of 36; Household #75.
Listed as Cecile Phillips; age 18; born in VA; 1 yr HS education; lived in McDowell Co, WV on 1 Apr
1935; new worker; in household of step-father, Charles Wyatt.
3. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Cecil Arnold Phillips
Race: White
Birth Date: 31 Jul 1921
Birth Place: Cleveland, Virginia, USA
Residence: Premier, Mcdowell, West Virginia, USA
Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942
Occupation: Premier Taxi Co
Weight: 148
Complexion: Ruddy
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Height: 5 7
Next of Kin: Chas Wyatt
Household Members:
Name
Cecil Arnold Phillips "
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'73 015428; WV Archives Web Site.
Cecil A. Phillips, Sr; age 52; born 31 Jul 1921 in VA; married; husband of Anna Mae Bunting; coal miner;
SS# 236-26-1780; living at Coalwood, WV; served in WW II; son of Bee and Effie Ruth Phillips; died 26 Oct
1973 in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV; due to broncohogenic carcinoma; buried 29 Oct 1973 in
Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site: Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Cecil A. Phillips; born 31 Jul 1921; died 26 Oct 1973; buried here; headstone photo shown; "REST IN PEACE".


Anna Mae Bunting

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 23 Apr 1940;
Page 709; Image 35 of 57; Household #269.
Listed as Anna May Bunting; age 11; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Delbert Bunting.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1946); Page 262; WV Archives Web Site.
Thomas E. Ferrell; age 18; born at Twin Branch, WV; single; living at Asco, WV; married on 17 Mar 1946
at Welch, WV; Anna Mae Bunting; age 18; born at Moheagan, WV; single; living at Asco, WV; with conent
of Lue Ette Wellman, mother of Thomas E. Ferrell and Grace Bunting, mother of Anna Mae Bunting.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Professional Family Tree; 8 May 2013; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Anna Mae Bunting Kirk; born 6 May 1929 at Davy, WV; died 20 Apr 2013 in Roanoke, VA; buried here;
headstone photo shown;
"Anna Mae Phillips Kirk, age 84, of Coalwood, West Virginia, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA. Born May 6, 1928, in Davy, WV, she was the daughter of the late Delbert and Grace Perdue Bunting.

She was a resident of Coalwood the greater part of her life and she was a retired (LPN) Licensed Practical Nurse.

Preceded in death by in addition to her parents; her first husband, Cecil A. Phillips and her second husband, Mose Kirk.

Survivors include four sons, Tommy Ted Ferrell and wife Gayle of Midland, VA, Cecil Arnold "C.A." Phillips Jr. and wife Tina of Pipestem, Kenneth Phillips and wife Jennifer of Coalwood, Donald Lee Phillips of Green River, WY; four sisters, June Gayle Partin, Bunny Phaff, Brenda Viessman, Shirley Edgington; three brothers, Toby Bunting, Sonny Bunting, Don Bunting; eight grandchildren, Shayne Ferrell, Kristee, Matthew, Kevin, Arnie, Chuck, Ivy and Quinton Phillips; and ten great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 1 P.M. from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch with Pastor Jimmy Patsey, officiating. Burial will follow at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield...."


John L Kirk

1. 1910 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct; taken on 4 May 1910; Page 18B; Image 14 of 20;
Family #108/109.
Listed as John L. Kirk; age 8 mons; born in KY; in household of father, Ulysses Kirk.
2. 1920 Census, Martin Co, KY; Lick Branch Precinct; taken on 22 Jan 1920; Page 179A; Image 10 of 16;
Family #71/71.
Listed as John L. Kirk; age 10; born in KY; in household of father, Ulysses K. Kirk.
3. 1930 Census, Martin Co, KY; District #3; Big Elk Precinct; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 218B; Image 29
of 45; Family #79/79.
Listed as John L. Kirk; age 20; born in KY; single; coal miner; in household of father, Ulysses K. Kirk.
4. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; E.D. 30-5; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 121A; Image 28 of 41;
Household #189.
Listed as L. John Kirk; age 30; born in WV (sic, KY); absent; married; 2nd grade education; lived in same
house on 1 Apr 1935; loader in coal miner; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 007435; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
John Kirk; age 59; born 29 Aug 1909 in KY; married; husband of Anna Sammons; miner;
SS#232-14-7237; living at Big Sandy, WV; son of U.K. and Mary (Jarrell) Kirk; died 25 Apr 1969
in Doctors Memorial Hospital, Welch, WVl due to advanced silicosis and chronic pulmonary
emphysema; buried 27 Apr 1969 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
John L. Kirk; born 29 Aug 1909; died 25 Apr 1969; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
wife, Anna Samons Kirk; "TOGHTER FOREVER".


Anna Sammons

1. 1940 Census, Mingo Co, WV; Lee District; E.D. 30-5; taken on 26 Apr 1940; Page 121A; Image 28 of 41;
Household #189.
Listed as Anna Kirk; age 29; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935;
in household of husband, John L. Kirk.
2. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna Kirk
Race: White
Age at Death: 84
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1911
Death Date: 3 Jul 1995
Death Place: Alachua, Florida, United States."
3. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna Kirk
SSN: 236-66-6859
Last Residence:
32618 Archer, Alachua, Florida, USA
BORN: 31 Mar 1911
Died: 3 Jul 1995
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (1959-1959)
4. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Anna Sammons Kirk
[Anna Kirk]
[Anna Sammons Sammons]
SSN: 236666859
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1911
Birth Place: Martin, Kentucky
Death Date: 3 Jul 1995
Father: John E Sammons
Mother: Lucinda Alley
Death Certificate Number: KNAUFF FUN HM WILLISTON FL
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Feb 1960: Name listed as ANNA SAMMONS KIRK; 20 Sep 1995: Name listed as ANNA KIRK"
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 31 Dec 2013.
Anna. Kirk; born 31 Mar 1911; died 3 Jul 1995; buried here; double headstone photo shown with
husband, John L. Kirk; "TOGHTER FOREVER".