McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Joseph Claypool Brown

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Mary Deskins Search, 13 Dec 2002, submitted by
Sandra Walls, smwalls@charter.net.
Mary Deskins; born on 5 Nov 1805 in Tazewell Co, VA; died abt 1861; buried in Deskins
Cemetery, Tazewell Co, VA; married first Smith Deskins on 31 Oct 1833; second, Joseph
Claypool Brown abt 1857.
2. "Marriage Index: MD, NC, VA, 1624-1915, CD #4.
Mary Deskins married Joseph Claypool Brown on 1 Oct 1857 in Tazewell Co, VA.
3. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1857, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph Claypool Brown, age 51 yr, 20 days, widowed, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown,
married on 1 Oct 1857 Mary Deskins, age 51 yr, 10 mon, 29 days, widow, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter
of Stephen and Ann Deskins. Married by Bird Lockhart.
4. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1858, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
William Patton Brown, age 21 yr, 6 mon, 29 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of Joseph C. and
Elizabeth Brown, married on 2 Aug 1858, Lucinda Whitt, age 23 yr, 8 mon, 13 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA,
daughter of Milburn and Mahala Whitt. Married by William P. Linkous.
5. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 30 Sep 1850, Page 312A, Family #1330.
Listed as Joseph C. Brown, age 44, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
6. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA", Harman, Vol I, Page 78.
Joseph Brown married Elizabeth Steel on 12 Sep 1826 in Tazewell Co, VA, by William McGuire.
7. 1860 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Cedar Bluff PO, taken on 6 Aug 1860, Page 862, Family #1222.
Listed as Joseph C. Brown, age 53, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
8. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


Elizabeth Brown

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


John Brown

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1857, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph Claypool Brown, age 51 yr, 20 days, widowed, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown,
married on 1 Oct 1857 Mary Deskins, age 51 yr, 10 mon, 29 days, widow, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter
of Stephen and Ann Deskins. Married by Bird Lockhart.
2. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


Pheobe

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1857, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph Claypool Brown, age 51 yr, 20 days, widowed, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown,
married on 1 Oct 1857 Mary Deskins, age 51 yr, 10 mon, 29 days, widow, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter
of Stephen and Ann Deskins. Married by Bird Lockhart.
2. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


Thomas Brown

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


Barbara

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Joseph C. Brown, age 55, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of John and Pheobe Brown, married on 18 Feb 1862
Elizabeth Brown, age 34, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Thomas and Barbara Brown. Married by Patton J.
Lockhart.


William G.W. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as William G.W. Curren, age 42, born in VA, farmer, head of household.


Olivia

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Olivia Curren, age 36, born in VA, in household of husband, William G.W. Currens


Mary A. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Mary A. Curren, age 19, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Augustus P. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Augustus P. Curren, age 13, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Matilda Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Matilda Curren, age 11, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Sarah J. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Sarah J. Curren, age 7, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Caroline Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Caroline Curren, age 5, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Elvira S. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Elvira S. Curren, age 3, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


Charles Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as Charles Curren, age 1, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens


William H. Currens

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 26 Aug 1850, Page 273B, Family #800.
Listed as William H. Curren, age 9, born in VA, in household of father, William G.W. Currens
2. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
William Curren, age 21 yrs, 11 mons, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of William G.W. and Olivia Currin, married on
24 Apr 1862 Nancy R. Wilson, age 22 yrs, 1 mon, 11 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Edward B. and
Sarah Wilson. Married by Wesley Gibson.


Nancy R. Wilson

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
William Curren, age 21 yrs, 11 mons, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of William G.W. and Olivia Currin, married on
24 Apr 1862 Nancy R. Wilson, age 22 yrs, 1 mon, 11 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Edward B. and
Sarah Wilson. Married by Wesley Gibson.


Edward B. Wilson

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA, Harman, Vol I, page 106
Edward Wilson married Sally Goodwin on 28 Dec 1837 in Tazewell Co, VA, by David Young.
2. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 7 Aug 1850, Page 253B, Family #531.
Listed as Edward Wilson, age 31, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
3. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
William Curren, age 21 yrs, 11 mons, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of William G.W. and Olivia Currin, married on
24 Apr 1862 Nancy R. Wilson, age 22 yrs, 1 mon, 11 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Edward B. and
Sarah Wilson. Married by Wesley Gibson.


Sarah "Sally" Goodwin

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA, Harman, Vol I, page 106
Edward Wilson married Sally Goodwin on 28 Dec 1837 in Tazewell Co, VA, by David Young.
2. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 7 Aug 1850, Page 253B, Family #531.
Listed as Sally Wilson, age 37, born in VA, in household of husband, Edward B. Wilson.
3. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
William Curren, age 21 yrs, 11 mons, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of William G.W. and Olivia Currin, married on
24 Apr 1862 Nancy R. Wilson, age 22 yrs, 1 mon, 11 days, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of Edward B. and
Sarah Wilson. Married by Wesley Gibson.
4. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA, Harman, Vol I, page 283; Will Book #2, page 481.
John Goodman; will probated in May 1849; devises property to wife, Nancy; to John Sayers and said Sayers children
by his first wife, ie,Nancy, William, Susan, Alexander, Sally, John, David and Margaret; to Nancy, Elizabeth and Robert
Goodwin, child of Robert Goodwin, deceased; to son, Thomas; to Samuel D. Goodwin, infant son of David Goodwin,
deceased; to Grace Higginbotham, wife of Thomas Higginbotham; and to Sally Wilson, wife of Edward Wilson.


Hugh Wilson

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 7 Aug 1850, Page 253B, Family #531.
Listed as Hugh Wilson, age 10, born in VA, in household of father, Edward B. Wilson.


Charles Wilson

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 7 Aug 1850, Page 253B, Family #531.
Listed as Charles Wilson, age 6, born in VA, in household of father, Edward B. Wilson.


John Wilson

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Western District, taken on 7 Aug 1850, Page 253B, Family #531.
Listed as John Wilson, age 2, born in VA, in household of father, Edward B. Wilson.


John Goodwin

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA, Harman, Vol I, page 283; Will Book #2, page 481.
John Goodman; will probated in May 1849; devises property to wife, Nancy; to John Sayers and said Sayers children
by his first wife, ie,Nancy, William, Susan, Alexander, Sally, John, David and Margaret; to Nancy, Elizabeth and Robert
Goodwin, child of Robert Goodwin, deceased; to son, Thomas; to Samuel D. Goodwin, infant son of David Goodwin,
deceased; to Grace Higginbotham, wife of Thomas Higginbotham; and to Sally Wilson, wife of Edward Wilson.
2. "Archives of the Pioneers of Tazewell County Virginia", Netti Schreiner-Yantis, page 244.
John Goodwin; born in 1770; died in 1849 in Tazewell Co, VA; married Nancy Barnes in 1799 in Botetourt Co, VA.


Nancy Barnes

1. "Annals of Tazewell Co, VA, Harman, Vol I, page 283; Will Book #2, page 481.
John Goodman; will probated in May 1849; devises property to wife, Nancy; to John Sayers and said Sayers children
by his first wife, ie,Nancy, William, Susan, Alexander, Sally, John, David and Margaret; to Nancy, Elizabeth and Robert
Goodwin, child of Robert Goodwin, deceased; to son, Thomas; to Samuel D. Goodwin, infant son of David Goodwin,
deceased; to Grace Higginbotham, wife of Thomas Higginbotham; and to Sally Wilson, wife of Edward Wilson.
2. "Archives of the Pioneers of Tazewell County Virginia", Netti Schreiner-Yantis, page 244.
John Goodwin; born in 1770; died in 1849 in Tazewell Co, VA; married Nancy Barnes in 1799 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Nancy Barnes; born in 1783.


Tolbert R. Ferrell

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.


Rebecca M. Thompson

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.


James Ferrell

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.


Elizabeth

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.


John Thompson

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.


Lydia

1. "Tazewell County (VA) Marriages", Register #3, Year 1862, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Tolbert R. Ferrell, age 35, born in Russell Co, VA, son of James and Elizabeth ferrell, married on 27 May 1862
Rebecca M. Thompson, age 22, born in Tazewell Co, VA, daughter of John and Lydia Thompson. Married by
Burrell Spurlock.