McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Ocie O. Milam

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Barker's Ridge District, Family #41.
Listed as Ocie O. Milam, age 6, born in Apr 1894, in household of
father, Henry M. Milam.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 20 May 1910;
Page 212A, Family #281.
Listed as Ocie O. F. Milam, age 18, born in WV, single, 1 child, in
household of brother, Henry L. Milam.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, William Milam Search, 14 Oct 2002, submitted by
Dan Betts, danbetts@home.com.
Ocie Milam; married John McKendree on 12 Oct 1912 in Wyoming Co, WV.


William A. Milam

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 20 May 1910;
Page 212A, Family #281.
Listed as William A. Milam, age 2 mon, born in WV, in household of uncle,
Henry L. Milam, with mother, Ocie F. Milam.


Malcolm Malachi "Mack" Day Sr.

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
ptholden@aol.com
Malcolm Malachi Day: son of Joshua and Narcissa Cole Day; born on 26 Jun
1871; died on 14 Feb 1925 at Roderfield; first married Rhoda E. Spradling on
11 Mar 1896; second, Charlotte Jane Milam on 25 Dec 1898 (sic 1899).
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV" transcribed by WPA Project, Page 100.
M.M. Day, age 27, married on 25 Dec 1899 Charlotte Milam, age 20.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Malcolm M. Day, age 49, born in WV; married, police officer, head of household.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page 145A,
Family #461.
Listed as M.M. Day; age 27, born in ______1873 in WV; married 4 yrs, farmer, head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #2063; WV Archives Web Site.
M.M. Day; age 53 yrs, 8 mos, 18 days; born on 26 Jun 1871 in VA; married; ferderal prohibition
officer; son of Joshua and Cesie (Cole) Day; died on 14 Feb 1925 at Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;
"Killed Instantly from gunshot wound in head while working arrest of moonshiner"; buried on
Belcher Mtn on 16 Feb 1925; informant, H? Day, Welch, WV.


Charlotte Jane Milam

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 5, No 118, Haga, page 51.
Joseph O'Neal, age 20, born in Raleigh Co, WV, son of John and Nicatie
O'Neal, married on 4 Jun 1896 Charlotte P. Milam, age 17, daughter of H.M.
and Lucy A. Milam.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Charlotte Milam search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
danbetts@home.com
Charlotte Jane Milam; born in 1879; died on 30 Mar 1973 in McDowell Co, WV;
daughter of Henry Mathias and Lucy Ann Shrewsbury Milam; married first:
Malcolm Malachi Day on 15( sic 25) Dec 1899 in McDowell Co, WV.
3. 1880 Census, Raleigh Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 8/9 Jun 1880, Page 157A,
Family #21.
Listed as Charlotte J. Milam, age 1, born in WV, in household of father, Henry M. Milam.
4. Social Security Death Index
Charlotte Day; born on 9 May 1878; died in Mar 1973; living at Welch, WV at death.
5. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District, taken on 27 Jun 1900, Page 145A,
Family #461.
Listed as Charlotte J. Day; age 21, born in ______1879 in WV; married 4 yrs, 1 child, 1 living,
in household of husband, Malcolm M. Day.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Charlotte Day, age 40, born in WV; married, in household of husband, Malcolm M.
Day.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 115B,
Family #535.
Listed as Charlotte M. Day, age 49, born in WV, widow, married at 20, farmer, head of household.


Samuel A. Day

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
glenn@carollsweb.com
Samuel A. Day; born in 1910 in Welch, McDowell Co, WV; died on 20 Dec 1991
at princeton, Mercer Co, WV; married (______) Rash and (_______) Caskey.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Samuel Day, age 10, born in WV, in household of father, Malcolm M. Day.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 115B,
Family #535.
Listed as Sam Day, age 20, born in WV, in household of mother, Charlotte Milam Day.


James Day

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
glenn@carollsweb.com
James Day; born in 1912 in McDowell Co, WV; died on 19 Jul 1995 at
Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV; married (________) Mosko.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as James Day, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Malcolm M. Day.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 115B,
Family #535.
Listed as James Day, age 18, born in WV, in household of mother, Charlotte Milam Day


Orilas Grant Day

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
glenn@carollsweb.com
Orilas Grant Day; born on 17 Nov 1914 in McDowell Co, WV; died on 19 Mar
1985; married (________) Belcher.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Alexander Day search, 6 Dec 2002, submitted by
Gerland Hay, gerlandhay@earthlink.com.
Orilas G. Day; born on 17 Nov 1913 at Welch, McDowell Co, WV; died on 19 Mar 1985
at Ballard, Monroe Co, WV; married Pauline Belcher on 7 Jul 1936 at Superior, McDowell Co, WV.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Orias Day, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Malcolm M. Day.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 115B,
Family #535.
Listed as Orils Day, age 16, born in WV, in household of mother, Charlotte Milam Day


Mildred Day

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Mildred Day, age 1 month, born in WV, in household of father, Malcolm M. Day.


Dorothy Day

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page 115B,
Family #535.
Listed as Dorothy Day, age 7, born in WV, in household of mother, Charlotte Milam Day


Hurley William "Rab" Shumate

1. Ancestry.com Web Site; Hurley Shumate search, 9 Sep 2001; Social Security
Death Index.
Hurley Shumate; born on 24 May 1907; died in Sep 1981; living at
Ravencliff, Wyoming Co, WV at death.
2. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Shumate-Tolliver Family article, page
167, by Hursie Shumate.
Hursie Shumate; born on 1 Feb 1909 at Saulsville, Wyoming Co, WV; son of
Tollison and Hattie Mae Tilley Shumate; paternal grandson of W. Riley and
Martha E. Acord Shumate; maternal grandson of Riley and Rosabelle Hash
Tilley; married Marie Toliver, daughter of Amos and Elzina Perry Privett
Toliver, in 1942; two children: Rudy Donnell (married Dreama Delph) and Rose
Marie Shumate.
Hursie's siblings are: Hurley (1907-1981); Arcie (1911-____); Violet (1912-
____); Wanus (1919-1963) and Viva Marie (1922-_____).
Hurley married Delphia Short; seven children.
3. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Hurley William and Delphia Hort Shumate
article, page 168, by their daughter, Mae S. Nolley.
Hurley William "Rab" Shumate; married Delphia Short, daughter of William
Lewis and Sarah "Emma" Moretz, in 1932. Delphia was born in 1916; one of six
children.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork District, taken on 27 Apr 1910, Page 288B, Family #172.
Listed as Hurly Shumate; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Tollison Shumate.


Delphia Etta Short

1. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Hurley William and Delphia Hort Shumate
article, page 168, by their daughter, Mae S. Nolley.
Hurley William "Rab" Shumate; married Delphia Short, daughter of William
Lewis and Sarah "Emma" Moretz, in 1932. Delphia was born in 1916; one of six
children.


Ozena Exit Shrewsbury

1. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Opal Shrewsbury article, page 167, by
Opal Shrewsbury.
Opal Shrewsbury, daughter of Robert E. Lee and Ocie Jane Mills Shrewsbury,
was born on 19 Nov 1919; second of four children; lived on Barker's Ridge
near Mullens, WV; married Ozena Shrewsbury, son of Levi Harman and Bessie
Sneed Shrewsbury, on 14 Sep 1935; children: Hershel (born 24 Jan 1937;
married Mae Roberts Laxton); Velda Marie (born 10 Jul 1938; married Gordon
A. Jones); Hubert Otis (born 28 May 1943; married Pauletta Blankenship).
2. FamilySearch.com, LDS Web Site, Ozena Shrewsbury search, 9 Sep 2001, Social
Security Death Index.
Ozena Shrewsbury; born on 7 Mar 1915; died in Dec 1967; living at Ghent,
Raleigh Co, WV at death.


Stella Opal Shrewsbury

1. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, Opal Shrewsbury article, page 167, by
Opal Shrewsbury.
Opal Shrewsbury, daughter of Robert E. Lee and Ocie Jane Mills Shrewsbury,
was born on 19 Nov 1919; second of four children; lived on Barker's Ridge
near Mullens, WV; married Ozena Shrewsbury, son of Levi Harmand and Bessie
Sneed Shrewsbury, on 14 Sep 1935; children: Hershel (born 24 Jan 1937;
married Mae Roberts Laxton); Velda Marie (born 10 Jul 1938; married Gordon
A. Jones); Hubert Otis (born 28 May 1943; married Pauletta Blankenship).
2. FamilySearch.com, LDS Web Site, Ozena Shrewsbury search, 9 Sep 2001, Social
Security Death Index.
Opal Shrewsbury; born on 19 Nov 1919; died on 4 Mar 1996; living at
Mocksville, Davie Co, NC at death.


Hershel Shrewsbury


1. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, "Velda M Shrewsbury Jone article, page 122, by
Velda M. Shrewsbury Jones, 240 Randolp Ave, Salem, VA 24153.
Bessie P. Sneed; died in Jan 1934; daughter of Barney J. Sneed and (_________) Gadd.
Son, Ozena E. Shrewsbury; married Opal Shrewsbury: children: Velda Marie (born on 10 Jul 1938); Hershel (born on 24 Jan 1937) and Hubert (born on 28 May 1943).


Velda Marie Shrewsbury


1. "Heritage of Wyoming Co, WV", WGS, "Velda M Shrewsbury Jone article, page 122, by
Velda M. Shrewsbury Jones, 240 Randolp Ave, Salem, VA 24153.
Bessie P. Sneed; died in Jan 1934; daughter of Barney J. Sneed and (_________) Gadd.
Son, Ozena E. Shrewsbury; married Opal Shrewsbury: children: Velda Marie (born on 10 Jul 1938); Hershel (born on 24 Jan 1937) and Hubert (born on 28 May 1943).


Clay Bailey

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV, taken 16 Aug 1850, page 172A, Family 316.
Listed as Clay Bailey, age 47, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. "Wyoming Deaths, 1853-1894", Haga, Year of 1888, Center District.
Jane Bailey died on 25 Mar 1853 at Cager's (sic, McCajah's) Ridge of burns;
age 35; born in Giles Co, VA; daughter of J.S. and Pheobe Marshall; wife of
C. Marshall.
3. 1860 Census Index, Kanawha Co, WV, page 252.
Listed as Clay Bailey, Salines P.O.
Is this the same Clay Bailey?
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Clay Bailey search, 17 Sep 2001, submitted by
shmsb@aol.com
Clay Bailey; born in 1804 in Giles Co, VA; son of Micajah and Naomi
Shuffelbarger Bailey; married first Rebecca Jane (sic, do not believe her
middle name was Jane) Atkins on 10 Dec 1823 in Tazewell Co, VA; second,
Mary Hess on 25 Jan 1853 in Mercer Co, WV.
5. 1840 Census Index, Tazewell Co, VA, page 68.
Listed as Clay Bailey.
6. 1870 Census Index, Kanawha Co, WV, Charleston Township, page 85.
Listed as Clay Bailey.
7. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA", Harman, Vol I, page 72.
Clay Bailey married Rebecca Atkins on 10 Dec 1823.
8. Mercer Co, WV Marriages, Book 1, Page 1.
Clay Bailey: age 49 yr, 10 mo, 17 days; born in Giles Co, VA; parents not
listed (Micajah and Naomi Bailey); married on 17 Jan 1853 Mary A. Hess; age
32 yr, 2 mo, 10 days; born in Montgomery Co, VA; daughter of John and
Catherine Hess.


Rebecca Atkins

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA", Harman, Vol I, page 72.
Clay Bailey married Rebecca Atkins on 10 Dec 1823.


Clay Bailey

1. 1850 Census, Mercer Co, WV, taken 16 Aug 1850, page 172A, Family 316.
Listed as Clay Bailey, age 47, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. "Wyoming Deaths, 1853-1894", Haga, Year of 1888, Center District.
Jane Bailey died on 25 Mar 1853 at Cager's (sic, McCajah's) Ridge of burns;
age 35; born in Giles Co, VA; daughter of J.S. and Pheobe Marshall; wife of
C. Marshall.
3. 1860 Census Index, Kanawha Co, WV, page 252.
Listed as Clay Bailey, Salines P.O.
Is this the same Clay Bailey?
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Clay Bailey search, 17 Sep 2001, submitted by
shmsb@aol.com
Clay Bailey; born in 1804 in Giles Co, VA; son of Micajah and Naomi
Shuffelbarger Bailey; married first Rebecca Jane (sic, do not believe her
middle name was Jane) Atkins on 10 Dec 1823 in Tazewell Co, VA; second,
Mary Hess on 25 Jan 1853 in Mercer Co, WV.
5. 1840 Census Index, Tazewell Co, VA, page 68.
Listed as Clay Bailey.
6. 1870 Census Index, Kanawha Co, WV, Charleston Township, page 85.
Listed as Clay Bailey.
7. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA", Harman, Vol I, page 72.
Clay Bailey married Rebecca Atkins on 10 Dec 1823.
8. Mercer Co, WV Marriages, Book 1, Page 1.
Clay Bailey: age 49 yr, 10 mo, 17 days; born in Giles Co, VA; parents not
listed (Micajah and Naomi Bailey); married on 17 Jan 1853 Mary A. Hess; age
32 yr, 2 mo, 10 days; born in Montgomery Co, VA; daughter of John and
Catherine Hess.


Mary A. Hess

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Clay Bailey search, 17 Sep 2001, submitted by
shmsb@aol.com
Clay Bailey; born in 1804 in Giles Co, VA; son of Micajah and Naomi
Shuffelbarger Bailey; married first Rebecca Jane (sic, do not believe her
middle name was Jane) Atkins on 10 Dec 1823 in Tazewell Co, VA; second,
Mary Hess on 25 Jan 1853 in Mercer Co, WV.
2. Mercer Co, WV Marriages, Book 1, Page 1.
Clay Bailey: age 49 yr, 10 mo, 17 days; born in Giles Co, VA; parents not
listed (Micajah and Naomi Bailey); married on 17 Jan 1853 Mary A. Hess; age
32 yr, 2 mo, 10 days; born in Montgomery Co, VA; daughter of John and
Catherine Hess.


Alexander Hager

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Clay Bailey search, 17 Sep 2001, submitted by
shmsb@aol.com
Elizabeth Bailey; daughter of Micajah and Naomi Shuffelbarger Bailey; married
Alexander "Alem" Hager, son of Jacob and Sarah Penner French Hager, on 11 Dec
1823 in Tazewell Co, VA; died in KY.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Hiram Fletcher Search, 9 Jul 2002, submitted by
Jerry Proffitt, jerryproffitt@hotmail.com.
Hiram Anderson Fletcher; born on 18 Jun 1826 in VA; died on 21 Jun 1898; son
of Joseph and Elizabeth French Fletcher; married first, Rhoda Hager,
daughter of Alexander and Elizabeth Bailey Hager, in 1848 in Mercer Co, WV;
second Margaret M. Melvin.
Elizabeth Bailey; born abt 1810 in VA; daughter of Micajah and Naomi
Shufflebarger Bailey; married Alexander Hager on 11 Dec 1823 in Giles Co, VA.
Alexander Hager; born abt 1800 in VA; son of Jacob and Sarah (_______)
Hager.
3. 1870 Census, Mercer Co, WV, Beaver Pond Township, taken on 3 Sep 1870, Page
507A, Family #179.
Listed as Alam Hager, age 70, born in VA, in household of son-in-law,
Hiram A. Fletcher.


Elizabeth Bailey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Clay Bailey search, 17 Sep 2001, submitted by
shmsb@aol.com
Elizabeth Bailey; daughter of Micajah and Naomi Shuffelbarger Bailey; married
Alexander "Alem" Hager, son of Jacob and Sarah Penner French Hager, on 11 Dec
1823 in Tazewell Co, VA; died in KY.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Hiram Fletcher Search, 9 Jul 2002, submitted by
Jerry Proffitt, jerryproffitt@hotmail.com.
Hiram Anderson Fletcher; born on 18 Jun 1826 in VA; died on 21 Jun 1898; son
of Joseph and Elizabeth French Fletcher; married first, Rhoda Hager,
daughter of Alexander and Elizabeth Bailey Hager, in 1848 in Mercer Co, WV;
second Margaret M. Melvin.
Elizabeth Bailey; born abt 1810 in VA; daughter of Micajah and Naomi
Shufflebarger Bailey; married Alexander Hager on 11 Dec 1823 in Giles Co, VA.
3. 1860 Census, Mercer Co, WV, Princeton P.O., taken on 3 Jul 1860, Page 369B,
Family #188.
Listed as Elizabeth Hager, age 53, born in VA, in household of son,
Granville Hager.


William Dergan

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 89.
Isaac Wood, age 40, widowed, son of Jerry and Mary Wood, married second,
Sarah Dergan, born in Montgomery Co, VA, daughter of William and Nancy
Dergan.


Felix Cole

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001.
Felix Cole; born abt 1842; son of Lorenzo Dow and Ally Baker Cole;
married Martha Jane Compton, daughter of Allen and Sallie (______) Compton.
2. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, page 278B, Family #860.
Listed as Felix Cole, age 9, born in NC, in household of mother, Ally Cole.
2. 1860 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Contrary P.O., taken on 20 Aug 1860, Family
#363.
Listed as Felix Cole, age 18, born in NC, in household of mother, Ally Cole.


Martha Jane Compton

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001.
Felix Cole; born abt 1842; son of Lorenzo Dow and Ally Baker Cole;
married Martha Jane Compton, daughter of Allen and Sallie (______) Compton.


Joshua T. Day

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 13.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 113
Joshua T. Day, age 18, born in Buchanan Co, VA, son of William and Susan;
married on 21 Jun 1884 Sallie Ally, age 17, born in Tazewell Co, VA,
daughter of Hiram and Susan.
2. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, page 338B.
Listed as Joshua Day, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, William L. Day.
3. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton; Straley Ave; taken on 28 Apr 1910;
Page 171B; Family #201/226.
Listed as Joshua Day; age 63; born in VA; married once for 42 yrs; support from own income; head
of household.
4. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate #10078; WV Archives Web Site.
Joshua Day; age 77 yrs; 10 mons; born in VA; widowed; parents unknown; died on 7 Aug 1924 at
Princeton, Mercer Co, WV; from senility - auto intoxication because of grief and loss of companion;
buried 8 Aug 1924 in Oakwood Cemetery; infomant, E.L. Day, Princeton.


Sallie Alley

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 13.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 113
Joshua T. Day, age 18, born in Buchanan Co, VA, son of William and Susan;
married on 21 Jun 1884 Sallie Ally, age 17, born in Tazewell Co, VA,
daughter of Hiram and Susan.
2. 1910 Census, Mercer Co, WV; East River District; Princeton; Straley Ave; taken on 28 Apr 1910;
Page 171B; Family #201/226.
Listed as Sarah E. Day; age 62 born in VA; married 42 years; 6 children, 4 living;
in household of husband, Joshua Day.
3. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate #3610; WV Archives Web Site.
Sarah R. Day; age 48; born in VA; married; daughter of J. W. and Mary O. (French) Chapman; died on
26 Mar 1924 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV from aortic regurzitation?; buried on 28 Mar 1924 in
Oakwood Cemetery; informant, Joshua Day, Princeton, WV.