McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Jason A. Privett

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 443.
James Miles Privett married Mary Weaver in Ashe Co, NC. They moved to
Keyrock, WV in 1865. Children were: Sarah E., Olley, Mahala Jane, William
W., Andy, Isaac, Jason A., Miles Lee, and John D. Privett.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 739.
Center Township, page 006.
Listed as Jason A. Privett, age 15, in household of father, James M.
Privett.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Brown's Creek District, page 88A, Family #25.
Listed as J.A. Privett, age 35, born in NC, head of household.
There are no other family members, only one boarder, W. Anderson, age 20.
4. "Families of Wyoming Co, WV" Vol 15, Issue #4, 2000, published by Sally
Seaman-Williams, page 133.
This research states that Hazeltine Belcher married first, Jason A. Pruitt
(born abt 1865 in Ashe Co, NC); she married second, Floyd Bell on 6 Jul 1894
in Wyoming Co, WV. Could the order of marriages have been reversed? Need
more resarch to locate Jason's marriage to Hazeltine.
5. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 17 Apr 1910, Page 221A, Family # 134.
Listed as Jason A. Privett, age 46, born in NC married less than a year, farmer, head of household.
6. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 2/3 Feb 1920, Page 194A, Family #87.
Listed as Jason A. Privett, age 54, born in NC, married, laborer, head of household.
7. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 8 May 1930, Page 152A, Family #131.
Listed as J.A. Privett, age 59, born in WV (sic, NC), married, farmer, head of household.


George Dewey Privett

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 17 Apr 1910, Page 221A, Family # 134.
Listed as George D. Privett, age 3, born in WV, in household of father, Jason A. Privett.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 2/3 Feb 1920, Page 194A, Family #87.
Listed as George D. Privett, age 13, born in WV, in household of father, Jason A. Privett.
3. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 8 May 1930, Page 152B, Family #131.
Listed as Dewey Privett, age 33 (sic?, 23?), born in WV, in household of father, Jason A. Privett.
(This may not be George D. Privett. Age is off by 10 yrs. Could be a census taker error)
4. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries; http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
George Dewey Privett; born on 1 Jul 1906; died on 2 Jun 1978; buried in Privett Cemetery, Keyrock,
Wyoming Co, WV.


Elizabeth ( ) Barton

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 737.
Center Township, page 005
Listed as Elizabeth Pendry, age 39, in household of husband, Jonathan L.
Pendry. Apparently Elizabeth had been married previously to (_____) Barton
because there is a stepdaughter Rosa Barton, age 17, in the household.
Rosa was born in Grayson Co, VA. Look there for Elizabeth's first marriage.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Morgan Pendry search, 28 Oct 2001; submitted by
Zandra Michel; zgmjam@aol.com
Morgan Miles Pendry, Sr; born in 1820 in England, Wales; came to America in
1845; died in 1874 at Athens, WV; buried at Cross Roads; married Rebecca S.
Cooper; born on 16 Aug 1827.
Their son, Jonathan Langford Pendry was born abt Jul 1851 in VA; married
Elizabeth Barton.
3. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #117.
Listed as Elizabeth Pendry, age 56, born May 1844 in VA, in household of
son, John W. Pendry.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 28 Apr 1910, Page 221B, Family #144.
Listed as Eliabeth Pendry, age 67, born in VA, married 40 years, 2 children, both living, in
household of son, John W. Pendry. Both parents of Eizabeth's were born in VA.


William Arthur Atwell

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Sandy District; taken on 28 Jun 1880; Page 327B;
Family #13/14.
Listed as William H. Atwell; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Samuel Atwell.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 244B, Family #101.
Listed as William Atwell; age 23; born in Mar 1877 in WV; single; in household of father,
Samuel Atwell.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 145; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Samuel
and Catherine; married on 18 Nov 1901 at Bradshaw, WV; Bertha Rowe; age 16; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.J. and Catherine.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 94A;
Family #267/269.
Listed as William Atwell; age 35; born in WV; widowed; boarder, in household of brother-in-law,
John Adair.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 177; WV Archives Web Site.
William A. Atwell; age 29; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Lex, WV; son of
Samuel and Catherine; issued a license to marry on 17 Aug 1910; not returned by minister; Lilla A.
Puckett; age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Jacob and Sidney C.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1913); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 32; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; laborer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Sam
and _____; married on 2 Apr 1913 at English, WV; Lillie Atwell; age 20; born in McDowell Co, WV;
daughter of Jake and Sidney.
7. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #3443; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
William Arthur Atwell; age 41; born on 28 Mar 1877; living at Coalwood, WV; employed by Norfolk
and Western RR at Coalwood, WV; nearest relative, Clarence Atwell, Avondale, WV; tall with slender
build; blue eyes and brown hair.
8. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 11 Apr 1930; Page 255A;
Family #244/250.
Listed as Will Atwell: age 52; born in WV; widowed; in household of son, J. Clarence Atwell.
9. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #6574; WV Archives Web Site.
William Arthur Atwell; age 62; born on 27 Mar 1877 in McDowell Co, WV; divorced; husband of
Lillie Pucket; son of Samuel and Katie (Jones) Atwell; died on 1 May 1939 at Bartley, McDowell Co.
WV from acute myocarditis; buried on 3 May 1939 at Bartley, WV; informant, Clarence Atwell,
Bartley, WV


Bertha Rowe

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 15 Jun 1900; Page 246A;
Family #128/128.
Listed as Bitha Rowe; age 14; born in WV in Aug 1885; in household of father, James J. Rowe.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1901); Page 145; WV Archives Web Site.
W.A. Atwell; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Avondale, WV; son of Samuel
and Catherine; married on 18 Nov 1901 at Bradshaw, WV; Bertha Rowe; age 16; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of J.J. and Catherine.


Ethel Atwell

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, taken on 11 May 1910, Page 94A, Family #267.
Listed as Ethel Atwell, age 4, born in WV, in household of uncle, John Adair, with father, William Atwell.


Archelius Jacob Hammons

1. 1860 Census, Floyd Co, KY; Prestonsburg; taken on 1 Aug 1860; Page 73; Image 73 of 157;
Familty #276/276.
Listed as Archilaus Hammons; age 27; born in Ky; laborer; head of household.
2. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 141.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 24.
Ollie Roberts married Archelius Hammonds, son of William and Sarah Hammonds, on 31 Aug
1865, in Wyoming Co, WV. Moved to Greenbrier Co, WV.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 41.
Archelius Hammons, age 30, widowed, born in Floyd Co, WV, son of William and
Sarah Hammons, married on 31 Aug 1865 Olly Roberts, age 24, born in Pike Co,
KY, daughter of James and Rebecca Roberts.
4. Internet e-mail, 22 Dec 1999, RDVSR@aol.com, Rodney Veitschegger, Bowling Green KY.
Ollie W. Roberts born 1841 Pike Co, KY; married Archelius Hammons on 31 Aug
1865 in Wyoming Co, WV, son of William and Sarah Craft Hammons.
5. 1870 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; Lewisburg PO; taken 10 Oct 1870; Page
360B; Image 10 of 29; Family #72/72.
Listed as Jacob Hammons; age 35; born in KY; farmer; head of household.
6. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256.
Listed as Archeus Hammons, age 50, born in KY, farmer, head of household.
7. 1900 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 60B; Image
10 of 53; Family #78/78.
Listed as Archelous Hammons; age 66; born in Dec 1833 in KY, married 35 yrs; farmer, head of
household.
8. US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Archeleous Hammons; Captain, Assistant Quartermaster, Confederate States of America; born in
1883; died in 1908; buried in Hammons Family Cemetery; off Rt 219, Falling Spring, WV.


Ollie W. Roberts

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 141.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 24.
Married Archelius Hammonds, son of William and Sarah Hammonds, on 31 Aug
1865, in Wyoming Co, WV. Moved to Greenbrier Co, WV.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 41.
Archelius Hammons, age 30, widowed, born in Floyd Co, WV, son of William and
Sarah Hammons, married on 31 Aug 1865 Olly Roberts, age 24, born in Pike Co,
KY, daughter of James and Rebecca Roberts.
3. Internet e-mail, 22 Dec 1999, RDVSR@aol.com, Rodney Veitschegger, Bowling Green KY.
Ollie W. Roberts born 1841 Pike Co, KY; married Archelius Hammons on 31 Aug
1865 in Wyoming Co, WV, son of William and Sarah Craft Hammons.
4. 1870 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; Lewisburg PO; taken 10 Oct 1870; Page
360B; Image 10 of 29; Family #72/72.
Listed as Olly Hammons; age 32; born in KY; in household of husband, Archelius Hammons.
5. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256
Listed as Oley W. Hammond, age 40, born in WV, in household of husband, Archelius Hammons.
6. 1900 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 60B; Image
10 of 53; Family #78/78.
Listed as Ollie Hammons; age 60; born in ____ in KY, married 35 yrs; 10 children, 7 living; in
household of husband, Archelius Hammons.


Martha Hammons

1. 1870 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; Lewisburg PO; taken 10 Oct 1870; Page
360B; Image 10 of 29; Family #72/72.
Listed as Martha Hammons; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Archelius Hammons.
2. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256
Listed as Martha Hammond, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Archelius Hammons.


Robert Lee Hammons

1. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256
Listed as Robert Lee Hammond, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Archelius Hammons.


Margaret Hammons

1. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256
Listed as Margaret Hammond, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Archelius Hammons.


William Walter Hammons

1. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 15 Jun 1880; Page 303A; Image
31 of 52; Family #256/256
Listed as William Hammond, age 10 months, born in July in WV, in household of father, Archelius
Hammons.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Archelius Hammons Search, 5 Jan 2003, submitted by
Carla Farrell, pooh2u44@juno.com.
William Walter Hammons; born on 7 Jul 1879 in Greenbrier Co, WV; died on 2 Oct 1969 in
Webster Co, WV; buried in Miller Cemetery near Webster Springs, Webster Co, WV; married
Nancy Jane Mullens on 24 Aug 1899 in Webster Co, WV.


George W. Hammons

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Archelius Hammons Search, 5 Jan 2003, submitted by
Carla Farrell, pooh2u44@juno.com.
George W. Hammons; born on 8 Jun 1882.
2. 1900 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV; Falling Spring District; taken on 7 Jun 1900; Page 60B; Image
10 of 53; Family #78/78.
Listed as George Hammons; age 14; born in Jun 1885 in WV; in household of father, Archelius
Hammons.


William Hammons

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 141.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 24.
Ollie Roberts married Archelius Hammonds, son of William and Sarah Hammonds, on 31 Aug
1865, in Wyoming Co, WV. Moved to Greenbrier Co, WV.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 41.
Archelius Hammons, age 30, widowed, born in Floyd Co, WV, son of William and
Sarah Hammons, married on 31 Aug 1865 Olly Roberts, age 24, born in Pike Co,
KY, daughter of James and Rebecca Roberts.
3. Internet e-mail, 22 Dec 1999, RDVSR@aol.com, Rodney Veitschegger, Bowling
Green KY.
Ollie W. Roberts born 1841 Pike Co, KY; married Archelius Hammons on 31 Aug
1865 in Wyoming Co, WV, son of William and Sarah Craft Hammons.


Sarah Craft

1. 1860 Census, McDowell Co, VA, Family 141.
"First Families of McDowell Co, West Virginia", Evans, page 24.
Ollie Roberts married Archelius Hammonds, son of William and Sarah Hammonds, on 31 Aug
1865, in Wyoming Co, WV. Moved to Greenbrier Co, WV.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 1, Haga, page 41.
Archelius Hammons, age 30, widowed, born in Floyd Co, WV, son of William and
Sarah Hammons, married on 31 Aug 1865 Olly Roberts, age 24, born in Pike Co,
KY, daughter of James and Rebecca Roberts.
3. Internet e-mail, 22 Dec 1999, RDVSR@aol.com, Rodney Veitschegger, Bowling
Green KY.
Ollie W. Roberts born 1841 Pike Co, KY; married Archelius Hammons on 31 Aug
1865 in Wyoming Co, WV, son of William and Sarah Craft Hammons.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Sarah Craft Search, 5 Jan 2003, submitted by
Jennifer Gross, ktfa9@aol.com.
Sarah Craft; born abt 1794 on Harris Creek, Wilkes Co, NC; daughter of Archealous
and Elizabeth Adams Craft; married William Hammons on 2 Apr 1812.


Archelius Craft

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Sarah Craft Search, 5 Jan 2003, submitted by
Janet Dobbs, janet@pressroom.com
Archelous Craft, Sr; born on 25 Dec 1749 at Roaring River, Wilkes Co, NC; died on
8 Nov 1853 at Crafts Colley Creek (Ermine), Letcher Co, KY; married first Elizabeth Adams;
second Sena Wright.
2. 1850 Census, Letcher Co, KY, taken on 3 Sep 1850, Page 132B, Family #115.
Listed as Archealeous Craft, age 96, born in NC, farmer, head of household.


Elizabeth Adams

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Sarah Craft Search, 5 Jan 2003, submitted by
Janet Dobbs, janet@pressroom.com
Archelous Craft, Sr; born on 25 Dec 1749 at Roaring River, Wilkes Co, NC; died on
8 Nov 1853 at Crafts Colley Creek (Ermine), Letcher Co, KY; married first Elizabeth Adams;
second Sena Wright.
Elizabeth Adams; born abt 1770 in Loudon Co, VA; died in Floyd Co, KY.


George W. Sizemore Rev

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 801.
Elkhorn Township, page 003.
Listed as George W. Sizemore, age 8, in household of father, George L. Sizemore.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 59.
George Sizemore, age 24, married on 31 Jan 1895 Kaziah Mitchem, age 22.
3. Marriage Record No. 2, 1895-96, McDowell Co, WV, page 14.
George W. Sizemore, age 24, born in Wyoming Co, WV, married on 31 Jan 1895 Kissia
Mitchem, born in McDowell Co, WV, daughter of Lewis and Jane Mitchem.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn District, taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 155B, Family #99/99.
Listed as George Sizemore, age 29, born in Jan 1871in WV; married 5 yrs; farmer; head of
household.
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 266B;
Family #8/8.
Listed as George W. Sizemore; age 39; born in WV; married once for 16 yrs; fan engineer in coal
mine, head of household.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Family #412/429.
Listed as George W. Sizemore; age 48; born in WV; married; laborer in coal mine, head of
household.
7. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #12068; WV Archives Web Site.
George Sizemore; age 60 yrs, 8 mons, 17 days; born on 11 Jan 1871 in WV; married; husband of
Kisie Sizemore; son of George and Lizzie Mitchem Sizemore; died on 28 Sep 1931 at Thorpe,
McDowell Co, WV from chronic ??? nephritis; buried on 29 Sep 1931 at Roderfield, WV; informant,
Kissie Sizemore.
8. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 17 Dec 2013.
Rev George Sizemore; born 11 Jan 1872; died 28 Sep 1931; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"ASLEEP IN JESUS".


Keziah Mitchem

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn Township; taken on 18 Jun 1880; Page 332C;
Family #65/71..
Listed as Keziah Mitchem, age 8, born in WV; in household of father, Lewis Mitchem.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 59.
George Sizemore, age 24, married on 31 Jan 1895 Kaziah Mitchem, age 22.
3. Marriage Record No. 2, 1895-96, McDowell Co, WV, page 14.
George W. Sizemore, age 24, born in Wyoming Co, WV, married on 31 Jan 1895 Kissia
Mitchem, born in McDowell Co, WV, daughter of Lewis and Jane Mitchem.
4. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn District, taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 155B, Family #99/99.
Listed as Keziah Sizemore, age 28, born in Dec 1871in WV; married 5 yrs; 4 children, 3 living;
in household of husband, George Sizemore.
5. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 266B;
Family #8/8.
Listed as Keziah Sizemore; age 37; born in WV; married once for 16 yrs; 9 children, 5 living;
in household of husband, George W. Sizemore.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Family #412/429.
Listed as Keziah Sizemore; age 47; born in WV; married; in household of husband, George W.
Sizemore.
7. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Junior Poca; E.D. 24-40; taken on 25 Apr 1940;
Page 795B; Image 30 of 36; Household #210.
Listed as Keziah Sizemore; age 68; born in WV; widow; 4th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of son-in-law, William M. Severt..
8. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16413; WV Archives Web Site.
Mrs. G. W. Sizemore (Keziah); age 73; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow of George Sizemore; living at
Iaeger, WV; housewife; daughter of Lewis and Jane (Rose) Mitchem; died 21 Nov 1944 in Grace Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to arteriosclerotic heart disease, hypertension; cancer of cervix; buried 25 Nov 1944 in
Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV.
9. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 17 Dec 2013.
Keziah Sizemore; born 29 Dec 1871; died 21 Nov 1944; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"ASLEEP IN JESUS".


M. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Sizemore

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn District, taken on 14 Jun 1900; Page 155B, Family #99/99.
Listed as Lizzie Sizemore, age 3, born in Feb 1897 in WV; in household of father, George Sizemore.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 266B;
Family #8/8.
Listed as M. Elizabeth Sizemore, age 13, born in WV; in household of father, George W. Sizemore.


Hattie F. Sizemore

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 266B;
Family #8/8.
Listed as D. Hallis F. Sizemore, age 2, born in WV; in household of father, George W. Sizemore.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Family #412/429.
Listed as Hattie Sizemore, age 12, born in WV; in household of father, George W. Sizemore.


Hiram E. Sizemore

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Family #412/429.
Listed as Hiram E. Sizemore, age 7, born in WV; in household of father, George W. Sizemore.


George Sizemore

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Family #412/429.
Listed as George Sizemore, age 5 yrs, 2 mons, born in WV; in household of father, George W.
Sizemore.


Henry Harman

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; taken on 12 Jun 1880: Page 314D; Family #30/31.
Listed as Henry Harman; age 4; in household of father, Jonathan Harman.
2. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", transcribed by WPA., page 97.
Henry Harman, age 23, married Margaret Williams, age 19, on 30 Jul 1899 in McDowell Co, WV.
3. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 75A, Family #44/44.
Listed as Henry Harman, age 23, born in Mar 1877 in WV, married less than a year, farmer,
head of household.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #4447; Welch, WV Draft Board; 12 Sep 1918.
Henry Harman; age 39; born on 20 Mar 1879 (sic, 1877); living at War, McDowell Co, WV; miner for
Christian Coal Co, War, WV; nearest relative, Maggie Harman, wife; short with medium build; brown
eyes and black hair.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Yukon, taken on 21 Apr 1930;
Page 29B, Family #10.
Listed as Henry Harman, age 51, born in VA, married, laborer in coal mine, head of household.


Margaret "Maggie" Williams

1. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", transcribed by WPA., page 97.
Henry Harman, age 23, married Margaret Williams, age 19, on 30 Jul 1899 in McDowell Co, WV.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, taken on 5 Jun 1900, Page 75A, Family #44/44.
Listed as Margaret M. Harman, age 19, born in Aug 1890 in VA, married less than a year, no children.
in household of husband, Henry M. Harman.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Yukon, taken on 21 Apr 1930;
Page 29B, Family #10.
Listed as Maggie Harman, age 48, born in VA, married, in household of husband, Henry M. Harman.
4. McDowell Co, WV Death Certificate #16614; WV Archives Web Site.
Maggie Harman; age 51 yrs, 4 mons, 17 days; born on 10 Aug 1880 in VA; wife of Henry Harman;
daughter of Henry and Nancy Leonard Williams; died on 27 Dec 1931 at War, McDowell Co, WV of
bronchial asthma; buried on 29 Dec 1931 at War, WV; informant, Henry Harman, War WV.


Gertrude Harman

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Big Creek District, Yukon, taken on 21 Apr 1930;
Page 29B, Family #10.
Listed as Gertrude Harman, age 23, born in WV, in household of father, Henry M. Harman.


James Henry Baker

1. "Home Page of Gwen Boyer-Bjorkman",
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Meadows/8056/eligahbaker.html
James Harvey (sic, Henry) Baker was born on 28 Aug 1870.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Martha Missouri Baker Search, 6 Jan 2003, submitted by
Gwen Boyer-Bjorkman, gwenbj@seanet.com.
James Harvey (sic, Henry) Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 15 Apr 1942;
married Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of John Riley and Clerissa Boner Stacy, on 13 Dec
1888 in Buchanan Co, VA.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society,
1995, page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker
Deskins. James Henry Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 at Louisa, Lawrence Co, KY; died on 15 Apr
1942; married Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of James Riley and Clerisa Bonner Stacy on 31 Dec
1888.
4. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken 18 Jun 1880, Page 361B, Family #183.
Listed as James Baker, age 8, born in VA, in household of father, William P. Baker.
5. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as James Baker, age 29, born in Aug 1870 in VA, farmer, head of household.
6. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, Precinct #1, taken on 2 May
1910, Page 73A, Family #130.
Listed as James Baker, age 39, born in KY, married once for 21 yrs, farmer, head of household.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 218B; Image
35 of 42; Family #287/288.
Listed as James Baker, age 60, born in VA, married at 19, farmer, head of household.


Matilda Jane Stacy

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Martha Missouri Baker Search, 6 Jan 2003, submitted by
Gwen Boyer-Bjorkman, gwenbj@seanet.com.
James Harvey? (sic?, Henry) Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 15 Apr 1942;
married Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of John Riley and Clerissa Boner Stacy, on 13 Dec
1888 in Buchanan Co, VA.
Matilda Jane Stacy; born in Sep 1872 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 6 Sep 1931.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society,
1995, page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker
Deskins.
James Henry Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 at Louisa, Lawrence Co, KY; died on 15 Apr 1942; married
Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of James Riley and Clerisa Bonner Stacy on 31 Dec 1888.
Matilda Jane Stacy: born on 22 Sep 1892 in VA; died on 6 Sep 1931.
3. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as Matilda Baker, age 27, born in Sep 1872 in VA, married 11 years, 5 children, all living, in
household of husband, James H. Baker.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, Precinct #1, taken on 2 May 1910,
Page 73A,Family #130.
Listed as Matilda Baker, age 37, born in VA, married once for 21 yrs, 10 children, 7 living, in
household of husband, James H. Baker.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 218B; Image
35 of 42; Family #287/288.
Listed as Tilda Baker, age 58, born in VA, married at 17, in household of husband, James H. Baker.


Sarah F. Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
Sarah Baker, daughter of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 9 Oct 1892; died on
22 Sep 1896.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as Sarah F. Baker, age 6, born in Oct 1893 in VA, in household of father, James H. Baker.


Clarissa Jane Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
Jane Baker, daughter of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 13 Feb 1895; died on
27 Dec 1961.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as Clarcey J. Baker, age 5, born in Feb 1895 in VA, in household of father, James H. Baker.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, Precinct #1, taken on 2 May 1910, Page 73A,
Family #130.
Listed as Clara J. Baker, age 15, born in VA, in household of father, James H. Baker.


William Burbage Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
William Berbage Baker, son of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 15 Feb 1897;
died in Dec 1900.
2. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as William B. Baker, age 3, born in Feb 1897 in VA, in household of father, James H. Baker.


Lydia Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
Lydia Baker, daughter of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 23 Oct 1902; died on
18 Mar 1904.


Mary E. Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
Mary Baker, daughter of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 25 Sep 1904; died on
17 Jan 1972.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, Precinct #1, taken on 2 May 1910, Page 73A,
Family #130.
Listed as Mary E. Baker, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, James H. Baker.


Allie Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
Allie Baker, daughter of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 28 Oct 1907; died on
19 May 1978.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, Bradshaw, Precinct #1, taken on 2 May 1910,
Page 73A, Family #130.
Listed as Allie Baker, age 2, born in WV, in household of father, James H. Baker.


Wiley Baker

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society,
1995, page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker
Deskins. Wiley Baker, son of James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker; born on 24 Apr 1914;
died on 6 Nov 1986.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; taken on 29 Apr 1930; Page 218B; Image
35 of 42; Family #287/288.
Listed as Wiley Baker, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, James H. Baker.


John Riley Stacy

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, page 288B, Family 999.
Listed as John R. Stacy, age 5 months, born in VA, in household of father,
Clinton Stacy.
2. 1870 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy Township, taken on 13 Jul 1870, Page
188A, Family #23.
Listed as John R. Stacy, age 20, born in VA, in household of father, Clinton Stacy
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Martha Missouri Baker Search, 6 Jan 2003, submitted by
Gwen Boyer-Bjorkman, gwenbj@seanet.com.
James Harvey Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 15 Apr 1942;
married Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of John Riley and Clerissa Boner Stacy, on 13 Dec
1888 in Buchanan Co, VA.
Matilda Jane Stacy; born in Sep 1872 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 6 Sep 1931.
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
John Riley Stacy; born on 30 May 1850; died on 16 Nov 1926.
5. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 18 Jun 1900, Page 239A, Family #192.
Listed as John R. Stacy, age 40, born in Feb 1860? (sic?, 1850) in VA, servant, in household of, James H. Baker.
(Believe this is Matilda Stacy Baker's father).


Clarissa B. Blankenship

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 14, Family #84.
Listed as Clarissa Blankenship, age 16, born in KY, in household of father,
Hiram Blankenship.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Martha Missouri Baker Search, 6 Jan 2003, submitted by
Gwen Boyer-Bjorkman, gwenbj@seanet.com.
James Harvey Baker; born on 28 Aug 1870 in Buchanan Co, VA; died on 15 Apr 1942;
married Matilda Jane Stacy, daughter of John Riley and Clerissa Boner Stacy, on 13 Dec
1888 in Buchanan Co, VA.
Clerissa Boner (Blankenship); born abt 1855 in VA.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995", McDowell Co, Historical Society, 1995,
page 94, "James Henry and Matilda Jane Stacy Baker" article, submitted by Cloria Baker Deskins.
John Riley Stacy; married Clerisa Bonner (sic, Blankenship).
4. Ancestry.com Web Site; Judy Steele researcher; posted "Orell-Steele" family tree.