Ora Lee Smithson1,2

F, #57951, b. Jul 1886, d. 20 Sep 1962
FatherCalvin Benton Smithson1 b. Dec 1863, d. 26 May 1945
MotherSarah L. Eads1 b. Apr 1865, d. circa 1909
Birth*Jul 1886 Ora was born at Monroe Co, WV, in Jul 1886.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Calvin Benton Smithson and Sarah L. Eads.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1900 Ora Lee Smithson appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1900 in the household of Calvin Benton Smithson and Sarah L. Eads at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1910 Ora Lee Smithson appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1910 in the household of Calvin Benton Smithson at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.4 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: salesman in Apr 1930 at Pocahontas, Tazewell Co, VA. Retail dry goods.4 
Census*11 Apr 1930 Ora Lee Smithson was listed as a resident in the census report at Pocahontas, Tazewell Co, VA, on 11 Apr 1930. Roomer in the household of Robert C. & Margaret A. Mustard.4 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: operator in Apr 1940 at Athens, Mercer Co, WV. Beauty parlor.4 
Census10 Apr 1940 She appeared on the census as head of household at Athens, Mercer Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1940.4 
Residence26 May 1945 She resided at Athens, Mercer Co, WV, on 26 May 1945.5 
Residence*15 Mar 1957 She resided at Athens, Mercer Co, WV, on 15 Mar 1957.6 
Death*20 Sep 1962 Ora died on 20 Sep 1962 at Maple Lawn Nursing Home, Blackstone, Nottoway Co, VA, at age 76. Informant was Mrs. E.C. Boon.


ALDERSON (RNS) — Friends here have received word of the death of Miss Ora Lee Smithson, 77, of Chase City, Va., formerly of Alderson. Miss Smithson died last Thursday in a nursing home in Blackstone, Va.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday in the Brown Funeral Chapel in Keysville, Va., and burial was in the Keysville Cemetery.
Born in Monroe County, she was the daughter of the late Benton Calvin Smithson and Thenia Eades Smithson, former residents of Wolf Creek.
Before moving to Virginia three years ago, Miss Smithson operated beauty parlors in Matoaka and Athens. She was the only surviving member of her immediate family, a brother, Lonnie, having preceded her in death several years ago. A niece and three great nieces live in Chase City.2,3 
Burial*23 Sep 1962 Her body was interred on 23 Sep 1962 at Keysville, Charlotte Co, VA, at Ash Camp Cem.3,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1900Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCalvin Benton Smithson, Sarah L. Eads, Ora Lee Smithson and Lonnie Spicer Smithson1
21 Apr 1910Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WVCalvin Benton Smithson, Ora Lee Smithson and Lonnie Spicer Smithson4
11 Apr 1930Pocahontas, Tazewell Co, VAOra Lee Smithson4
10 Apr 1940Athens, Mercer Co, WVOra Lee Smithson4

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Ora L. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 28 September 1962.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Calvin Benton Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 14 May 1945.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Spicer Smithson, South Boston (VA) Halifax Gazette, Thursday, 21 March 1957.

Lonnie Spicer Smithson1,2

M, #57952, b. 6 Nov 1889, d. 15 Mar 1957
FatherCalvin Benton Smithson1 b. Dec 1863, d. 26 May 1945
MotherSarah L. Eads1 b. Apr 1865, d. circa 1909
Birth*6 Nov 1889 Lonnie was born at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 6 Nov 1889.2,1 
 He was the son of Calvin Benton Smithson and Sarah L. Eads.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1900 Lonnie Spicer Smithson appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1900 in the household of Calvin Benton Smithson and Sarah L. Eads at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.1 
Employment*Apr 1910 Lonnie's occupation: Veterinary surgeon at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, in Apr 1910.3 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1910 He appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1910 in the household of Calvin Benton Smithson at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.3 
EmploymentJun 1917 Occupation: miller in Jun 1917 at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA. Flour, Jeremy Inf Co.2 
Residence*5 Jun 1917 Lonnie Spicer Smithson resided at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 5 Jun 1917.2 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Charlotte Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1918 He married Selma Hailey circa 1918.3,4 
EmploymentJul 1920 Occupation: agent in Jul 1920 at Drakes Branch, Charlotte Co, VA. Assistant agent, railroad.3 
Census13 Jul 1920 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Drakes Branch, Charlotte Co, VA, on 13 Jul 1920. Enumerated in the household of Wyatt A. and Bettie E. Hailey (parents of Selma Hailey Smithson).3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: mail carrier in Apr 1930 at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA. Rural route.3 
Census*23 Apr 1930 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA, on 23 Apr 1930. Enumerated in the household of Edward P. & Bessie Moon, brother-in-law.3 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: mail carrier in Apr 1940 at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA. Rural route.3 
Census22 Apr 1940 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1940. Enumerated in the household of Bettie E. Hailey (mother of Selma Hailey Smithson).3 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: mail carrier in Apr 1942 at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA.5 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 Lonnie Spicer Smithson registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Charlotte Co, VA.5 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey resided at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.5 
Residence26 May 1945 Lonnie Spicer Smithson resided at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 26 May 1945.6 
Death*15 Mar 1957 Lonnie died on 15 Mar 1957 at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, at age 67. Informant was Mrs. L.S. Smithson, Saxe, VA.7,8 
Burial*17 Mar 1957 His body was interred on 17 Mar 1957 at Keysville, Charlotte Co, VA, at Ash Camp Cem.7,8 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1900Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCalvin Benton Smithson, Sarah L. Eads, Ora Lee Smithson and Lonnie Spicer Smithson1
21 Apr 1910Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WVCalvin Benton Smithson, Ora Lee Smithson and Lonnie Spicer Smithson3
13 Jul 1920Drakes Branch, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey3
23 Apr 1930Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson3
22 Apr 1940Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson3

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1918 He married Selma Hailey circa 1918.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Lonnie Spicer Smithson.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Calvin Benton Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 14 May 1945.
  7. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Spicer Smithson, South Boston (VA) Halifax Gazette, Thursday, 21 March 1957.
  9. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Calvin Hailey Smithson, online at https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154851293/…, accessed March 2020.

Selma Hailey1

F, #57953, b. 25 Apr 1892, d. 3 Aug 1979
Birth*25 Apr 1892 Selma was born at VA on 25 Apr 1892.2,3 
Marriage*circa 1918 She married Lonnie Spicer Smithson circa 1918.3,1 
Census13 Jul 1920 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Drakes Branch, Charlotte Co, VA, on 13 Jul 1920. Enumerated in the household of Wyatt A. and Bettie E. Hailey (parents of Selma Hailey Smithson).3 
Census*23 Apr 1930 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA, on 23 Apr 1930. Enumerated in the household of Edward P. & Bessie Moon, brother-in-law.3 
Census22 Apr 1940 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey were listed as residents in the census report at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1940. Enumerated in the household of Bettie E. Hailey (mother of Selma Hailey Smithson).3 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey resided at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.4 
(informant) Death15 Mar 1957 Selma was informant for the death of Lonnie Spicer Smithson at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 15 Mar 1957.2,5 
Residence*15 Mar 1957 Selma Hailey resided at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 15 Mar 1957.5 
Death*3 Aug 1979 Selma died on 3 Aug 1979 at Twin Oaks Nursing Home, South Boston, Halifax Co, VA, at age 87. Informant was Mrs. C.E. Magann, Sr (daughter).2 
Burial* Her body was interred at Keysville, Charlotte Co, VA, at Ash Camp Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jul 1920Drakes Branch, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey3
23 Apr 1930Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson3
22 Apr 1940Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson3

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1918 She married Lonnie Spicer Smithson circa 1918.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Lonnie Spicer Smithson.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Spicer Smithson, South Boston (VA) Halifax Gazette, Thursday, 21 March 1957.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Calvin Hailey Smithson, online at https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154851293/…, accessed March 2020.

Sara Hailey Smithson1,2

F, #57954, b. 2 Apr 1927, d. 18 Mar 2007
FatherLonnie Spicer Smithson1 b. 6 Nov 1889, d. 15 Mar 1957
MotherSelma Hailey1 b. 25 Apr 1892, d. 3 Aug 1979
Birth*2 Apr 1927 Sara was born at Saxe, Charlotte Co, VA, on 2 Apr 1927.3,1 
 She was the daughter of Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey.1 
(Witness) Census23 Apr 1930 Sara Hailey Smithson appeared on the census of 23 Apr 1930 in the household of Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1940 Sara Hailey Smithson appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1940 in the household of Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey at Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 Nov 1947 She married Charles Edward Magann at Charlotte Co, VA, on 22 Nov 1947.
Charles Edward Magann, age 22, single, b. Prince Edward Co, VA, res. Farmville, VA, par. L.F. Magann & Eleanor Burrell, clerk; Sarah Hailey Smithson, age 20, single, b. Charlotte Co, res. Saxe, VA, par. L.S. Smithson & Selma Hailey; md by Charles L. Ledford.2 
Residence*15 Mar 1957 Sara Hailey Smithson resided at Chase City, Mecklenburg Co, VA, on 15 Mar 1957.4 
Residence20 Sep 1962 She resided at Chase City, Mecklenburg Co, VA, on 20 Sep 1962.5 
(informant) Death3 Aug 1979 Sara was informant for the death of Selma Hailey at Twin Oaks Nursing Home, South Boston, Halifax Co, VA, on 3 Aug 1979.6 
Death*18 Mar 2007 Sara died on 18 Mar 2007 at Mecklenburg Co, VA, at age 79.7,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Apr 1930Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson1
22 Apr 1940Central Dist, Charlotte Co, VALonnie Spicer Smithson, Selma Hailey and Sara Hailey Smithson1

Partners and Children

Marriage*22 Nov 1947 She married Charles Edward Magann at Charlotte Co, VA, on 22 Nov 1947.
Charles Edward Magann, age 22, single, b. Prince Edward Co, VA, res. Farmville, VA, par. L.F. Magann & Eleanor Burrell, clerk; Sarah Hailey Smithson, age 20, single, b. Charlotte Co, res. Saxe, VA, par. L.S. Smithson & Selma Hailey; md by Charles L. Ledford.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  3. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lonnie Spicer Smithson, South Boston (VA) Halifax Gazette, Thursday, 21 March 1957.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Ora L. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 28 September 1962.
  6. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  7. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Charles Edward Magann1

M, #57955, b. circa 1925
Birth*circa 1925 Charles Edward Magann was born circa 1925 at Prince Edward Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 Nov 1947 He married Sara Hailey Smithson at Charlotte Co, VA, on 22 Nov 1947.
Charles Edward Magann, age 22, single, b. Prince Edward Co, VA, res. Farmville, VA, par. L.F. Magann & Eleanor Burrell, clerk; Sarah Hailey Smithson, age 20, single, b. Charlotte Co, res. Saxe, VA, par. L.S. Smithson & Selma Hailey; md by Charles L. Ledford.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Calvin Hailey Smithson1

M, #57956, b. 6 Aug 1919, d. 31 Dec 1921
FatherLonnie Spicer Smithson1 b. 6 Nov 1889, d. 15 Mar 1957
MotherSelma Hailey1 b. 25 Apr 1892, d. 3 Aug 1979
Birth*6 Aug 1919 Calvin Hailey Smithson was born on 6 Aug 1919.1 
 He was the son of Lonnie Spicer Smithson and Selma Hailey.1 
Death*31 Dec 1921 Calvin Hailey Smithson died on 31 Dec 1921 at age 2..1 
Burial* His body was interred at Keysville, Charlotte Co, VA, at Ash Camp Cem.1 

Citations

  1. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Calvin Hailey Smithson, online at https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154851293/…, accessed March 2020.

Edna Constance Richmond1,2

F, #57962, b. 4 Mar 1908, d. 31 Mar 1974
Birth*4 Mar 1908 Edna was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Mar 1908.3,1 
Marriage*31 Dec 1930 She married Dacosta Gooch Rodes at Summers Co, WV, on 31 Dec 1930.
D.G. Rodes, age 28, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Meadow Creek; Edna Richmond, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Meadow Creek; md by D.G. Richmond.1 
Census*16 Apr 1940 Edna Constance Richmond and Dacosta Gooch Rodes appeared on the census as head of household at Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1940.4 
Residence*16 Feb 1942 Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond resided at Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV, on 16 Feb 1942.5 
Residence*Mar 1974 She resided at 127 Orchard Ave, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, in Mar 1974.6 
Death*31 Mar 1974 Edna died on 31 Mar 1974 at Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL, at age 66. Died while visiting her daughter Ellen Rodes Pruett.3,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Apr 1940Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WVDacosta Gooch Rodes, Edna Constance Richmond, Ellen Hoyt Rodes, Thomas Jackson Rodes and David Timothy Rodes4

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  3. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.

Ellen Hoyt Rodes1,2

F, #57963, b. 30 Nov 1931, d. 8 Feb 1995
FatherDacosta Gooch Rodes2 b. 2 Apr 1901, d. 1 May 1990
MotherEdna Constance Richmond2 b. 4 Mar 1908, d. 31 Mar 1974
Birth*30 Nov 1931 Ellen was born at Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Nov 1931.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond.2 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1940 Ellen Hoyt Rodes appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1940 in the household of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond at Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage* She married Eustace Eugene Hundley.3 
Marriage*9 Feb 1955 She married Roy William Pruett at Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA, on 9 Feb 1955.
Roy William Pruett, age 21, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. East Beckley, par. Roy Gray Pruett & Caffie Pitman, grocery clerk; Ellen Rodes Hundley nee Rodes, age 23, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Summers Co, res. Beckley, par. DG Rodes & Edna Richmond; md by George T. Herring at Pearisburg.3 
Residence*31 Mar 1974 Ellen Hoyt Rodes resided at Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL, on 31 Mar 1974.4 
Divorce*5 Dec 1979 Ellen was divorced from Roy William Pruett at Duval Co, FL, on 5 Dec 1979.5 
Death*8 Feb 1995 Ellen died on 8 Feb 1995 at Duval Co, FL, at age 63.6,1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Apr 1940Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WVDacosta Gooch Rodes, Edna Constance Richmond, Ellen Hoyt Rodes, Thomas Jackson Rodes and David Timothy Rodes2

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Eustace Eugene Hundley.3 

Partners and Children

Marriage*9 Feb 1955 She married Roy William Pruett at Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA, on 9 Feb 1955.
Roy William Pruett, age 21, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. East Beckley, par. Roy Gray Pruett & Caffie Pitman, grocery clerk; Ellen Rodes Hundley nee Rodes, age 23, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Summers Co, res. Beckley, par. DG Rodes & Edna Richmond; md by George T. Herring at Pearisburg.3 
Divorce*5 Dec 1979 Ellen was divorced from Roy William Pruett at Duval Co, FL, on 5 Dec 1979.5 

Citations

  1. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  5. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Divorce Index, 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
  6. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.

Thomas Jackson Rodes1,2

M, #57964, b. 6 Oct 1933, d. 21 May 1975
FatherDacosta Gooch Rodes2 b. 2 Apr 1901, d. 1 May 1990
MotherEdna Constance Richmond2 b. 4 Mar 1908, d. 31 Mar 1974
Birth*6 Oct 1933 Thomas was born at Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV, on 6 Oct 1933.3,2,1 
 He was the son of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond.2 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1940 Thomas Jackson Rodes appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1940 in the household of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond at Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage*24 Jul 1954 He married Shirley Arbutis Pittman at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 24 Jul 1954.
Thomas Jackson Rodes, age 20, b. 6 Oct 1933, Meadow Creeks, WV, res. Beckley, WV, par. DaCosta Gooch Rodes & Edna Constance Rodes; Shirley Arbutis Pittman, age 18, b. 28 Sept 1935, Glen White, WV, res. Glen White, par. Basil & Alma Mae Pittman; md by Alvin J. Cook at Beckley.4 
Residence*31 Mar 1974 Thomas Jackson Rodes resided at Baltimore, MD, on 31 Mar 1974.5 
Death*21 May 1975 Thomas died on 21 May 1975 at age 41.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Apr 1940Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WVDacosta Gooch Rodes, Edna Constance Richmond, Ellen Hoyt Rodes, Thomas Jackson Rodes and David Timothy Rodes2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  6. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

David Timothy Rodes1,2

M, #57965, b. 26 Sep 1935, d. 4 Aug 2004
FatherDacosta Gooch Rodes2 b. 2 Apr 1901, d. 1 May 1990
MotherEdna Constance Richmond2 b. 4 Mar 1908, d. 31 Mar 1974
Birth*26 Sep 1935 David was born at Meadow Creek, Summers Co, WV, on 26 Sep 1935.1,2 
 He was the son of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond.2 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1940 David Timothy Rodes appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1940 in the household of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond at Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Residence*31 Mar 1974 David Timothy Rodes resided at Newport News, VA, on 31 Mar 1974.3 
(informant) Death1 May 1990 David was informant for the death of Dacosta Gooch Rodes at Newport News, VA, on 1 May 1990.4 
Death*4 Aug 2004 David died on 4 Aug 2004 at Hampton, VA, at age 68.5,1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Apr 1940Town Dist, Raleigh Co, WVDacosta Gooch Rodes, Edna Constance Richmond, Ellen Hoyt Rodes, Thomas Jackson Rodes and David Timothy Rodes2

Citations

  1. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  4. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  5. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Kathryn Sue Rodes1,2

F, #57966
FatherDacosta Gooch Rodes1 b. 2 Apr 1901, d. 1 May 1990
MotherEdna Constance Richmond1 b. 4 Mar 1908, d. 31 Mar 1974
 Kathryn Sue Rodes is the daughter of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond.1 
Marriage*Oct 1960 She married Robert Lynn Walker at Escambia Co, FL, in Oct 1960.3 
Divorce*20 Nov 1975 Kathryn was divorced from Robert Lynn Walker at Duval Co, FL, on 20 Nov 1975.4 
Marriage* Kathryn Sue Rodes married (?) Ankenbrandt.3 
Marriage*14 Oct 1991 Kathryn Sue Rodes married Jesse Sheppard Nazworth on 14 Oct 1991 at Clay Co, FL.3 

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  2. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 67.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Marriage Indexes, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  4. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Divorce Index, 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

Shirley Arbutis Pittman1

F, #57967
Marriage*24 Jul 1954 She married Thomas Jackson Rodes at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 24 Jul 1954.
Thomas Jackson Rodes, age 20, b. 6 Oct 1933, Meadow Creeks, WV, res. Beckley, WV, par. DaCosta Gooch Rodes & Edna Constance Rodes; Shirley Arbutis Pittman, age 18, b. 28 Sept 1935, Glen White, WV, res. Glen White, par. Basil & Alma Mae Pittman; md by Alvin J. Cook at Beckley.1 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  2. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Eustace Eugene Hundley1,2

M, #57968, b. 4 Jul 1932, d. 9 Sep 2006
Birth*4 Jul 1932 Eustace was born at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 4 Jul 1932.1 
Marriage* He married Ellen Hoyt Rodes.2 
Death*9 Sep 2006 Eustace died on 9 Sep 2006 at age 74.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Roy William Pruett1

M, #57969
Marriage*9 Feb 1955 He married Ellen Hoyt Rodes at Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA, on 9 Feb 1955.
Roy William Pruett, age 21, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. East Beckley, par. Roy Gray Pruett & Caffie Pitman, grocery clerk; Ellen Rodes Hundley nee Rodes, age 23, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Summers Co, res. Beckley, par. DG Rodes & Edna Richmond; md by George T. Herring at Pearisburg.1 
Divorce*5 Dec 1979 Roy was divorced from Ellen Hoyt Rodes at Duval Co, FL, on 5 Dec 1979.2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Divorce Index, 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

Robert Lynn Walker1,2,3

M, #57970
Marriage*Oct 1960 He married Kathryn Sue Rodes at Escambia Co, FL, in Oct 1960.1 
Divorce*20 Nov 1975 Robert was divorced from Kathryn Sue Rodes at Duval Co, FL, on 20 Nov 1975.4 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Marriage Indexes, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Edna Rodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 2 April 1974.
  3. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 67.
  4. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Divorce Index, 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

(?) Ankenbrandt1

M, #57971
Marriage* (?) Ankenbrandt married Kathryn Sue Rodes, daughter of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Marriage Indexes, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

Jesse Sheppard Nazworth1

M, #57972
Marriage*14 Oct 1991 Jesse Sheppard Nazworth married Kathryn Sue Rodes, daughter of Dacosta Gooch Rodes and Edna Constance Richmond, on 14 Oct 1991 at Clay Co, FL.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida, Marriage Indexes, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

Jerry Rodes1

M, #57973
FatherThomas Jackson Rodes1 b. 6 Oct 1933, d. 21 May 1975
MotherShirley Arbutis Pittman1
 Jerry Rodes is the son of Thomas Jackson Rodes and Shirley Arbutis Pittman.1 

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Pamela Rodes1

F, #57974
FatherThomas Jackson Rodes1 b. 6 Oct 1933, d. 21 May 1975
MotherShirley Arbutis Pittman1
 Pamela Rodes is the daughter of Thomas Jackson Rodes and Shirley Arbutis Pittman.1 
Marriage* Pamela Rodes married John Dolinger Jr.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Michael Rodes1

M, #57975
FatherThomas Jackson Rodes1 b. 6 Oct 1933, d. 21 May 1975
MotherShirley Arbutis Pittman1
 Michael Rodes is the son of Thomas Jackson Rodes and Shirley Arbutis Pittman.1 

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

John Dolinger Jr1

M, #57976
Marriage* John Dolinger Jr married Pamela Rodes, daughter of Thomas Jackson Rodes and Shirley Arbutis Pittman.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Cecil Gay Rodes1

F, #57977, b. 23 Aug 1896, d. 27 Sep 1896
FatherHutson Millard Rodes1 b. 27 Dec 1860, d. 27 Mar 1929
MotherLenora McCutcheon1 b. 19 Nov 1870, d. 23 Oct 1941
Birth*23 Aug 1896 Cecil Gay Rodes was born on 23 Aug 1896.1 
 She was the daughter of Hutson Millard Rodes and Lenora McCutcheon.1 
Death*27 Sep 1896 Cecil Gay Rodes died on 27 Sep 1896..1 

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Sleigh G. Rodes1

M, #57978, b. 9 Jul 1899, d. Aug 1899
FatherHutson Millard Rodes1 b. 27 Dec 1860, d. 27 Mar 1929
MotherLenora McCutcheon1 b. 19 Nov 1870, d. 23 Oct 1941
Birth*9 Jul 1899 Sleigh G. Rodes was born on 9 Jul 1899.1 
 He was the son of Hutson Millard Rodes and Lenora McCutcheon.1 
Death*Aug 1899 Sleigh G. Rodes died in Aug 1899..1 

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 66.

Donovan Gary Rodes1

M, #57979, b. 22 Jun 1904, d. 30 Sep 1908
FatherHutson Millard Rodes1 b. 27 Dec 1860, d. 27 Mar 1929
MotherLenora McCutcheon1 b. 19 Nov 1870, d. 23 Oct 1941
Birth*22 Jun 1904 Donovan Gary Rodes was born on 22 Jun 1904 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.1 
 He was the son of Hutson Millard Rodes and Lenora McCutcheon.1 
Death*30 Sep 1908 Donovan died on 30 Sep 1908 at age 4. Died from burns in an accident.1 

Citations

  1. [S2750] Axson and Florian Ceperley, Ancestral Lines of Ellen Axson Rodes Ceperley (July 2001, unpublished manuscript), p. 67.