Mary Kay Allen1

F, #3651
FatherDarrell George Allen
MotherVelma Irene Lemon
 Mary Kay Allen is the daughter of Darrell George Allen and Velma Irene Lemon

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 104.

John Carl Allen1

M, #3652
FatherDarrell George Allen
MotherVelma Irene Lemon
 John Carl Allen is the son of Darrell George Allen and Velma Irene Lemon

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 104.

Winnie Shepard1

F, #3653, b. 16 Feb 1892, d. 16 Feb 1892
FatherThomas Allen Shepard b. 22 May 1865, d. 2 Jan 1927
MotherSarah Frances 'Sallie' Alderson b. 6 Feb 1862, d. 13 Feb 1945
Death*16 Feb 1892 Winnie died on 16 Feb 1892 at Summers Co, WV.2 
Birth*16 Feb 1892 Winnie was born at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Feb 1892.2 
Burial* Her body was interred at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, at Shepard Cemetery.2 
 She was the daughter of Thomas Allen Shepard and Sarah Frances 'Sallie' Alderson

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 104.
  2. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.

Mary Edith Lively1

F, #3654, b. 17 Apr 1899, d. 15 Mar 1953
FatherLeroy A. Lively b. May 1849, d. 1933
MotherVirginia Alice Maddy b. 24 May 1857, d. 25 Nov 1930
Birth*17 Apr 1899 Mary was born at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1899.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy
(Witness) Census20 Jun 1900 Mary Edith Lively appeared on the census of 20 Jun 1900 in the household of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census21 May 1910 Mary Edith Lively appeared on the census of 21 May 1910 in the household of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*26 Sep 1917 She married Thomas Alderson Shepard at Summers Co, WV, on 26 Sep 1917.5 
Census30 Jan 1920 Mary Edith Lively and Thomas Alderson Shepard appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Jan 1920.4 
(Witness) Census30 Apr 1930 Mary Edith Lively appeared on the census of 30 Apr 1930 in the household of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy at Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
Census*23 Apr 1940 Mary Edith Lively and Thomas Alderson Shepard appeared on the census as head of household at Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1940.4 
Residence*Mar 1953 Mary Edith Lively resided at Hix, Summers Co, WV, in Mar 1953.2 
Death*15 Mar 1953 Mary died on 15 Mar 1953 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 53.2,3 
Burial*17 Mar 1953 Her body was interred on 17 Mar 1953 at Madams Creek, Summers Co, WV, at Restwood Mem Park.2,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLeroy A. Lively, Virginia Alice Maddy, Frank Bunyan Lively, Nora Lively, Rose Lee Lively, Myrtle Lively, John Luther Lively, Sally J. Lively and Mary Edith Lively4
21 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLeroy A. Lively, Virginia Alice Maddy, John Luther Lively, Oather R. Lively, Sally J. Lively and Mary Edith Lively4
30 Jan 1920Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVThomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively and Callie Marie Shepard4
30 Apr 1930Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLeroy A. Lively, Virginia Alice Maddy, Sally J. Lively, Thomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard4
23 Apr 1940Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WVThomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard4

Partners and Children

Marriage*26 Sep 1917 She married Thomas Alderson Shepard at Summers Co, WV, on 26 Sep 1917.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 282.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S149] WV Historical Society Summers Co.., Cemetery Book (Summer Co, WV Historical Society, 1996),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 103.

Callie Marie Shepard1

F, #3655, b. 16 Apr 1919, d. 10 Feb 1997
FatherThomas Alderson Shepard b. 7 Jun 1890, d. 26 Mar 1973
MotherMary Edith Lively b. 17 Apr 1899, d. 15 Mar 1953
Birth*16 Apr 1919 Callie was born at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1919.2 
 She was the daughter of Thomas Alderson Shepard and Mary Edith Lively
(Witness) Census30 Jan 1920 Callie Marie Shepard appeared on the census of 30 Jan 1920 in the household of Thomas Alderson Shepard and Mary Edith Lively at Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census30 Apr 1930 Callie Marie Shepard appeared on the census of 30 Apr 1930 in the household of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy at Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: waitress in Apr 1940 at Summers Co, WV. Sanitorium.3 
(Witness) Census23 Apr 1940 Callie Marie Shepard appeared on the census of 23 Apr 1940 in the household of Thomas Alderson Shepard and Mary Edith Lively at Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*12 Jan 1944 She married James Clyde Vines at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV, on 12 Jan 1944.
James Clyde Vines, age 21, single, b. Beckley, res. Beckley, par. Orin & Monnie Vines; Callie Marie Shepard, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, WV, res. Mullens, par. T.A. & Mary E. Shepard; md by D.L. Pennington at Pineville.4 
Employment* Occupation: school teacher at Summers Co, WV. 
Residence*1988 Callie Marie Shepard resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, in 1988. 
Death*10 Feb 1997 Callie died on 10 Feb 1997 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co, NC, at age 77.5,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Jan 1920Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVThomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively and Callie Marie Shepard3
30 Apr 1930Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLeroy A. Lively, Virginia Alice Maddy, Sally J. Lively, Thomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard3
23 Apr 1940Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WVThomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard3

Partners and Children

Marriage*12 Jan 1944 She married James Clyde Vines at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV, on 12 Jan 1944.
James Clyde Vines, age 21, single, b. Beckley, res. Beckley, par. Orin & Monnie Vines; Callie Marie Shepard, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, WV, res. Mullens, par. T.A. & Mary E. Shepard; md by D.L. Pennington at Pineville.4 

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 103.
  2. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Wyoming Co, WV.
  5. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.

Dempsey Dennis Shepard1

M, #3656, b. 24 Jun 1922, d. 26 Mar 2018
FatherThomas Alderson Shepard b. 7 Jun 1890, d. 26 Mar 1973
MotherMary Edith Lively b. 17 Apr 1899, d. 15 Mar 1953
Birth*24 Jun 1922 Dempsey was born at Tempa, Summers Co, WV, on 24 Jun 1922.2 
 He was the son of Thomas Alderson Shepard and Mary Edith Lively
(Witness) Census30 Apr 1930 Dempsey Dennis Shepard appeared on the census of 30 Apr 1930 in the household of Leroy A. Lively and Virginia Alice Maddy at Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census23 Apr 1940 Dempsey Dennis Shepard appeared on the census of 23 Apr 1940 in the household of Thomas Alderson Shepard and Mary Edith Lively at Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WV.3 
Residence*1988 Dempsey Dennis Shepard resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, in 1988. 
Death*26 Mar 2018 Dempsey died on 26 Mar 2018 at Peyton Hospice House, Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 95.
Dempsey D. Shepard, 95, of Hix Mountain entered into eternal rest with the Lord, Monday, March 26, 2018 at Peyton Hospice House following a long illness.
Born June 24, 1922 at Tempa he was a son of the late Thomas A. and Mary E. Lively Shepard.
Dempsey was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII and a former employee of O’Bryan’s Store. He was a farmer who enjoyed tending to his cattle, horseback riding, riding horses in parades, the outdoors and going to cattle auctions. Dempsey was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Callie Vines and one nephew, Tony Vines.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife Marjorie Garten Shepard at home; three stepchildren, Stephanie Garten of Nimitz, Barbara Holland and husband Timmy of Bellepoint and Jeffrey W. Garten and wife Dyneal of Talcott; six step grandchildren, Gregory Shawn Williams, Evan Patrick Williams, Eric Stephen Williams, Holly Harrah, Luke Holland and Ashton “Shyster” Wade Garten; two nephews, Tom Vines and wife Becky of Greensboro, NC and Ralph Vines and wife Margie of AZ.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Pastor Benny Allen officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenbrier Burial Park in Hinton. Friends may call from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral parlors.
Pallbearers will be Carlos Adkins, Brian Adkins, Dennis Bays, Gregory Williams, Leonard Cales and Jerry Gwinn.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Apr 1930Hix Rd, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLeroy A. Lively, Virginia Alice Maddy, Sally J. Lively, Thomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard3
23 Apr 1940Sourwood Mtn, Summers Co, WVThomas Alderson Shepard, Mary Edith Lively, Callie Marie Shepard and Dempsey Dennis Shepard3

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 104: never married.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Dempsey D. Shephard, Hinton (WV) Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlor, online at http://www.ronaldmeadowsfp.com/obituaries/Dempsey-Shepard/…, accessed March 2018.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Walter C. Boyd1,2

M, #3657, b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
Birth*29 Oct 1884 Walter was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 29 Oct 1884.
Son of R.Porter & Sallie S. (Conner) Boyd.3,2 
Marriage*20 Jun 1907 He married Effie May Alderson at Summers Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1907. Walter Boyd, age 22, single, b. WV, res. Summers; Effie May Alderson, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by J.W. Morgan.4,2 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Glenray, Summers Co, WV.2 
Census*6 May 1910 Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Glenray, Summers Co, WV, on 6 May 1910.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.2 
Census10 Jan 1920 Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.2 
Census22 Apr 1930 Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1930.2 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1940 at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
Census*26 Apr 1940 Walter C. Boyd appeared on the census as head of household at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 26 Apr 1940.2 
Marriage*31 Oct 1944 He married Myrtle Ross Cales at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 31 Oct 1944.
Walter Boyd, age 59, widower, b. 29 Oct 1884, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Alderson, par. R.P. & Sallie S. Boyd; Mrs. Myrtle Bragg, widow, b. 16 May 1893, Sandstone, WV, res. Hix, WV, par. John & Dora Cales; md by Lloyd Courtney at Lewisburg.3 
Residence*23 Oct 1960 Walter C. Boyd resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 23 Oct 1960.5 
Death*11 May 1965 Walter died on 11 May 1965 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 80.6 
Burial*14 May 1965 His body was interred on 14 May 1965 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Alderson Cem.6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 May 1910Glenray, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson and Herman F. Boyd2
10 Jan 1920Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Herman F. Boyd, Thelma Katherine Boyd and Rachel Evelyn Boyd2
22 Apr 1930Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Rachel Evelyn Boyd, Bernard Hoyt Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd, Davis Bryon Boyd and Thomas Elmer Knapp2
26 Apr 1940Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd and Davis Bryon Boyd2

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jun 1907 He married Effie May Alderson at Summers Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1907. Walter Boyd, age 22, single, b. WV, res. Summers; Effie May Alderson, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by J.W. Morgan.4,2 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*31 Oct 1944 He married Myrtle Ross Cales at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 31 Oct 1944.
Walter Boyd, age 59, widower, b. 29 Oct 1884, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Alderson, par. R.P. & Sallie S. Boyd; Mrs. Myrtle Bragg, widow, b. 16 May 1893, Sandstone, WV, res. Hix, WV, par. John & Dora Cales; md by Lloyd Courtney at Lewisburg.3 

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Myrtle Bragg Boyd, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 24 October 1960.
  6. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Herman F. Boyd1,2

M, #3658, b. 20 May 1908, d. 29 Nov 1993
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*20 May 1908 Herman was born at Summers Co, WV, on 20 May 1908. 1910 census age 10/12.3,2,4 
 He was the son of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census6 May 1910 Herman F. Boyd appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Glenray, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census10 Jan 1920 Herman F. Boyd appeared on the census of 10 Jan 1920 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*20 May 1930 He married Nellie Wenger at Summers Co, WV, on 20 May 1930. Herman F. Boyd, age 22, b. Summers, res. Rainelle; Nellie Wenger, age 16, b. Pocahontas, res. Summers; md by Henry Dillon.4 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Herman F. Boyd resided at Winchester, Frederick Co, VA, on 9 Sep 1969.5 
Residence29 Jul 1972 He resided at Winchester, Frederick Co, VA, on 29 Jul 1972.6 
Death*29 Nov 1993 He died on 29 Nov 1993 at Fairlea, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 85..3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
6 May 1910Glenray, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson and Herman F. Boyd2
10 Jan 1920Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Herman F. Boyd, Thelma Katherine Boyd and Rachel Evelyn Boyd2

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 May 1930 He married Nellie Wenger at Summers Co, WV, on 20 May 1930. Herman F. Boyd, age 22, b. Summers, res. Rainelle; Nellie Wenger, age 16, b. Pocahontas, res. Summers; md by Henry Dillon.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  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 Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Thelma Katherine Gearhart, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Monday, 31 July 1972.

Thelma Katherine Boyd1,2,3

F, #3659, b. 3 Dec 1911, d. 29 Jul 1972
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*3 Dec 1911 Thelma was born at Summers Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1911.4 
 She was the daughter of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census10 Jan 1920 Thelma Katherine Boyd appeared on the census of 10 Jan 1920 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage*7 Apr 1928 She married Alvin Jesse Gearhart at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1928. Alvan Jesse Gearhart, age 21, b. Mercer Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. H.W. & Ruth Gearhart; Thelma Katherine Boyd, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; md by Lloyd McF. Courtney at Lewisburg.4,2 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Thelma Katherine Boyd resided at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1969.5 
ResidenceJul 1972 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, in Jul 1972.1 
Death*29 Jul 1972 Thelma died on 29 Jul 1972 at Charleston Memorial Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 60.1 
Burial*1 Aug 1972 She was buried on 1 Aug 1972 at Rosewood Cemetery, Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Jan 1920Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Herman F. Boyd, Thelma Katherine Boyd and Rachel Evelyn Boyd3

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Apr 1928 She married Alvin Jesse Gearhart at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1928. Alvan Jesse Gearhart, age 21, b. Mercer Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. H.W. & Ruth Gearhart; Thelma Katherine Boyd, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; md by Lloyd McF. Courtney at Lewisburg.4,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Thelma Katherine Gearhart, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Monday, 31 July 1972.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.

Rachel Evelyn Boyd1,2,3

F, #3660, b. 25 Jun 1915, d. 9 Sep 1969
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*25 Jun 1915 Rachel was born at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jun 1915. 1920 census age 4 6/12.1,2,4 
 She was the daughter of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census10 Jan 1920 Rachel Evelyn Boyd appeared on the census of 10 Jan 1920 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1930 Rachel Evelyn Boyd appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1930 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*25 Jan 1933 She married Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1933. Cartha R. Dotson, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Clayton; Rachel E. Boyd, age 18, single, b. Summers, res. Alderson; md by Henry Dillon.4 
Death*9 Sep 1969 Rachel died on 9 Sep 1969 at Hines, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 54.1 
Burial*11 Sep 1969 Her body was interred on 11 Sep 1969 at Clintonville, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Wallace Memorial Cem.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Jan 1920Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Herman F. Boyd, Thelma Katherine Boyd and Rachel Evelyn Boyd2
22 Apr 1930Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Rachel Evelyn Boyd, Bernard Hoyt Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd, Davis Bryon Boyd and Thomas Elmer Knapp2

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Jan 1933 She married Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1933. Cartha R. Dotson, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Clayton; Rachel E. Boyd, age 18, single, b. Summers, res. Alderson; md by Henry Dillon.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Bernard Hoyt Boyd1,2

M, #3661, b. 23 Mar 1920, d. 24 Aug 1980
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*23 Mar 1920 Bernard was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 23 Mar 1920.3,4 
 He was the son of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1930 Bernard Hoyt Boyd appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1930 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.1 
Employment*Jul 1941 Bernard's occupation: Meadow River Lumber Co at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, in Jul 1941.2 
Mlt-Registration*1 Jul 1941 He registered for the draft on 1 Jul 1941 at Greenbrier Co, WV. Named Walter Boyd, Alderson, WV, as person who would know his address.2 
Residence1 Jul 1941 He resided at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 1 Jul 1941.2 
Mlt-Service*from 20 Jan 1942 to 8 Aug 1947 He was in the US Army from 20 Jan 1942 to 8 Aug 1947.5 
Marriage*20 Jun 1945 He married Bertha Ruth Simms at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1945.
Bernard Hoit Boyd, age 25, single, b. 23 March 1920, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Alderson, WV, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; Bertha Ruth Simms, age 22, b. 24 January 1923, Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, res. Meadow Bridge, par. Bud & Roxie Simms; md by Lloyd Courtney at Lewisburg.3 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Bernard Hoyt Boyd resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1969.6 
Residence29 Jul 1972 He resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1972.7 
Death*24 Aug 1980 Bernard died on 24 Aug 1980 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 60.5,4 
Burial* His body was interred at Clintonville, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Wallace Memorial Cem.8 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1930Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Rachel Evelyn Boyd, Bernard Hoyt Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd, Davis Bryon Boyd and Thomas Elmer Knapp1

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jun 1945 He married Bertha Ruth Simms at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1945.
Bernard Hoit Boyd, age 25, single, b. 23 March 1920, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Alderson, WV, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; Bertha Ruth Simms, age 22, b. 24 January 1923, Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, res. Meadow Bridge, par. Bud & Roxie Simms; md by Lloyd Courtney at Lewisburg.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S2752] Ancestry.com., Military Records (ancestry.com), Ancestry.com. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Thelma Katherine Gearhart, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Monday, 31 July 1972.
  8. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), Bernard H. Boyd, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed June 2017.

Clara Louise Boyd1,2

F, #3662, b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*11 Oct 1922 Clara was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 11 Oct 1922.3,4,1 
 She was the daughter of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1930 Clara Louise Boyd appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1930 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1940 Clara Louise Boyd appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1940 in the household of Walter C. Boyd at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV.1 
Marriage*27 Jul 1942 She married James Milburn Phillips at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1942.
James Milburn Phillips, age 19, single, b. 6 Aug 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Jesse J. & Stella F. Phillips; Clara Boyd, age 19, single, b. 11 Oct 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Walter & Effie Mae (dec'd) Boyd; md by Chelsea H. Kelley at Lewisburg.4 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Clara Louise Boyd resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1969.5 
Residence29 Jul 1972 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1972.6 
Death*21 Aug 1997 She died on 21 Aug 1997 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 74..3 
Burial* Her body was interred at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Greenbrier Mem Gardens.7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1930Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Rachel Evelyn Boyd, Bernard Hoyt Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd, Davis Bryon Boyd and Thomas Elmer Knapp1
26 Apr 1940Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd and Davis Bryon Boyd1

Partners and Children

Marriage*27 Jul 1942 She married James Milburn Phillips at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1942.
James Milburn Phillips, age 19, single, b. 6 Aug 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Jesse J. & Stella F. Phillips; Clara Boyd, age 19, single, b. 11 Oct 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Walter & Effie Mae (dec'd) Boyd; md by Chelsea H. Kelley at Lewisburg.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Thelma Katherine Gearhart, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Monday, 31 July 1972.
  7. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Clara Boyd Phillips, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed August 2017.

Davis Bryon Boyd1,2,3,4

M, #3663, b. 17 Oct 1924, d. 4 Feb 2002
FatherWalter C. Boyd b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 11 May 1965
MotherEffie May Alderson b. Oct 1885, d. 16 Jan 1940
Birth*17 Oct 1924 Davis was born at Summers Co, WV, on 17 Oct 1924.5,6 
 He was the son of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1930 Davis Bryon Boyd appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1930 in the household of Walter C. Boyd and Effie May Alderson at Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1940 Davis Bryon Boyd appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1940 in the household of Walter C. Boyd at Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV.3 
Marriage*19 May 1951 He married Mary Pennington at Vigo Co, IN, on 19 May 1951.
Davis Bryon Boyd, b. 17 Oct 1924, Alderson, WV, res. Alderson, WV, par. Walter Boyd, b. Alderson, WV, res. Alderson, WV, farmer & Effie Mae Alderson, b. Alderson, WV, dec'd, truck driver; Mary Edith Pennington, b. 19 May 1930, West Terre Haute, IN, res. RR3, West Terre Haute, par. Claude Pennington, b. West Terre Haute, res. West Terre Haute, truck driver & Dorothy Mae Cummins, b. West Terre Haute, res. RR3 West Terre Haute; chief clerk; md by Samuel E. Canuite.2,4 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Davis Bryon Boyd resided at Sellersburg, Clark Co, IN, on 9 Sep 1969.7 
Residence29 Jul 1972 He resided at Sellersburg, Clark Co, IN, on 29 Jul 1972.8 
ResidenceFeb 2002 He resided at Salem, Washington Co, IN, in Feb 2002.5 
Death*4 Feb 2002 Davis died on 4 Feb 2002 at Washington Co Mem Hosp, Salem, Washington Co, IN, at age 77.5,6 
Burial*9 Feb 2002 His body was interred on 9 Feb 2002 at Madison, Jefferson Co, IN, at Indiana Vet Mem Cem.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1930Griffith Creek Rd, Griffith Creek Pct, Summers Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Effie May Alderson, Rachel Evelyn Boyd, Bernard Hoyt Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd, Davis Bryon Boyd and Thomas Elmer Knapp3
26 Apr 1940Blue Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVWalter C. Boyd, Clara Louise Boyd and Davis Bryon Boyd3

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 May 1951 He married Mary Pennington at Vigo Co, IN, on 19 May 1951.
Davis Bryon Boyd, b. 17 Oct 1924, Alderson, WV, res. Alderson, WV, par. Walter Boyd, b. Alderson, WV, res. Alderson, WV, farmer & Effie Mae Alderson, b. Alderson, WV, dec'd, truck driver; Mary Edith Pennington, b. 19 May 1930, West Terre Haute, IN, res. RR3, West Terre Haute, par. Claude Pennington, b. West Terre Haute, res. West Terre Haute, truck driver & Dorothy Mae Cummins, b. West Terre Haute, res. RR3 West Terre Haute; chief clerk; md by Samuel E. Canuite.2,4 
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. Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  5. [S2842] Indiana Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  6. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Thelma Katherine Gearhart, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Monday, 31 July 1972.

Nellie Wenger1

F, #3664, b. 19 May 1914, d. 14 Oct 2000
Birth*19 May 1914 Nellie was born at Pocahontas Co, WV, on 19 May 1914.2,3 
Marriage*20 May 1930 She married Herman F. Boyd at Summers Co, WV, on 20 May 1930. Herman F. Boyd, age 22, b. Summers, res. Rainelle; Nellie Wenger, age 16, b. Pocahontas, res. Summers; md by Henry Dillon.3 
Death*14 Oct 2000 Nellie Wenger died on 14 Oct 2000 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 86..2 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.

Ronald Dale Boyd1

M, #3665
FatherHerman F. Boyd b. 20 May 1908, d. 29 Nov 1993
MotherNellie Wenger b. 19 May 1914, d. 14 Oct 2000
Marriage* He married Alma Shanholtzer.1 
 Ronald Dale Boyd is the son of Herman F. Boyd and Nellie Wenger

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Dennis Herman Boyd1

M, #3666
FatherHerman F. Boyd b. 20 May 1908, d. 29 Nov 1993
MotherNellie Wenger b. 19 May 1914, d. 14 Oct 2000
Marriage* He married Kay Walker.1 
 Dennis Herman Boyd is the son of Herman F. Boyd and Nellie Wenger

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Vonna F. Boyd1

F, #3667
FatherHerman F. Boyd b. 20 May 1908, d. 29 Nov 1993
MotherNellie Wenger b. 19 May 1914, d. 14 Oct 2000
Marriage* She married Lewis Carter.1 
 Vonna F. Boyd is the daughter of Herman F. Boyd and Nellie Wenger

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Nola V. Boyd1

F, #3668, b. 2 Mar 1950, d. 30 Mar 1950
FatherHerman F. Boyd b. 20 May 1908, d. 29 Nov 1993
MotherNellie Wenger b. 19 May 1914, d. 14 Oct 2000
Birth*2 Mar 1950 Nola was born on 2 Mar 1950. 
 She was the daughter of Herman F. Boyd and Nellie Wenger
Death*30 Mar 1950 Nola died on 30 Mar 1950. 

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Alma Shanholtzer1

F, #3669
Marriage* She married Ronald Dale Boyd.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Kay Walker1

F, #3670
Marriage* She married Dennis Herman Boyd.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Lewis Carter1

M, #3671
Marriage* He married Vonna F. Boyd.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Alvin Jesse Gearhart1

M, #3672, b. 31 Dec 1906, d. Nov 1968
Birth*31 Dec 1906 Alvin was born at Mercer Co, WV, on 31 Dec 1906.2,1 
Marriage*7 Apr 1928 He married Thelma Katherine Boyd at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1928. Alvan Jesse Gearhart, age 21, b. Mercer Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. H.W. & Ruth Gearhart; Thelma Katherine Boyd, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; md by Lloyd McF. Courtney at Lewisburg.1,3 
Death*Nov 1968 Alvin died in Nov 1968 at WV at age 61.2 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Robert Lee Gearhart1

M, #3673
FatherAlvin Jesse Gearhart b. 31 Dec 1906, d. Nov 1968
MotherThelma Katherine Boyd b. 3 Dec 1911, d. 29 Jul 1972
 Robert Lee Gearhart is the son of Alvin Jesse Gearhart and Thelma Katherine Boyd
Marriage* He married Darlene Quick.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Ramona Gearhart1

F, #3674
FatherAlvin Jesse Gearhart b. 31 Dec 1906, d. Nov 1968
MotherThelma Katherine Boyd b. 3 Dec 1911, d. 29 Jul 1972
 Ramona Gearhart is the daughter of Alvin Jesse Gearhart and Thelma Katherine Boyd
Marriage* She married John Adcock.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Garnet Jean Gearhart1

F, #3675
FatherAlvin Jesse Gearhart b. 31 Dec 1906, d. Nov 1968
MotherThelma Katherine Boyd b. 3 Dec 1911, d. 29 Jul 1972
 Garnet Jean Gearhart is the daughter of Alvin Jesse Gearhart and Thelma Katherine Boyd
Marriage* She married Arnold Edore.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Alice Gearhart1

F, #3676
FatherAlvin Jesse Gearhart b. 31 Dec 1906, d. Nov 1968
MotherThelma Katherine Boyd b. 3 Dec 1911, d. 29 Jul 1972
 Alice Gearhart is the daughter of Alvin Jesse Gearhart and Thelma Katherine Boyd
Marriage* She married Joe Yeargo.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Darlene Quick1

F, #3677
Marriage* She married Robert Lee Gearhart.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

John Adcock1

M, #3678
Marriage* He married Ramona Gearhart.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Arnold Edore1

M, #3679
Marriage* He married Garnet Jean Gearhart.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Joe Yeargo1

M, #3680
Marriage* He married Alice Gearhart.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson1,2

M, #3681, b. 23 Aug 1911, d. 2 Apr 1993
Birth*23 Aug 1911 Carthage was born at Summers Co, WV, on 23 Aug 1911.3,2 
Marriage*25 Jan 1933 He married Rachel Evelyn Boyd at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Jan 1933. Cartha R. Dotson, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Clayton; Rachel E. Boyd, age 18, single, b. Summers, res. Alderson; md by Henry Dillon.2 
Residence*9 Sep 1969 Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson resided at Hines, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 9 Sep 1969.4 
Death*2 Apr 1993 Carthage died on 2 Apr 1993 at Hines, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 81.3 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Rachel Evelyn Dotson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 10 Sept 1969.

Arthena Ellen Dotson1

F, #3682
FatherCarthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson b. 23 Aug 1911, d. 2 Apr 1993
MotherRachel Evelyn Boyd b. 25 Jun 1915, d. 9 Sep 1969
 Arthena Ellen Dotson is the daughter of Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson and Rachel Evelyn Boyd
Marriage*28 Jun 1951 She married James Keith Goddard at East Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 28 Jun 1951. James Keith Goddard, age 18, single, b. 25 June 1933, Rainelle, WV, res. Rainelle, WV, par. Gordon Samuel & Velma Clara Goddard; Arthena Ellen Dotson, age 17, single, b. 23 Jan 1934, Alderson, res. East Rainelle, par. Cartha Raymond & Rachel Dotson; md by Bruce Wood at East Rainelle.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.

Valera Jeanette Dotson1

F, #3683
FatherCarthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson b. 23 Aug 1911, d. 2 Apr 1993
MotherRachel Evelyn Boyd b. 25 Jun 1915, d. 9 Sep 1969
 Valera Jeanette Dotson is the daughter of Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson and Rachel Evelyn Boyd
Marriage*30 Aug 1954 She married Leland "Bill" Carter at Ghent, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Aug 1954. Leland Carter, age 19, single, b. 13 Dec 1934, Rainelle, WV, res. Rainelle, WV, par. James A. & O. Courtney Carter; Valera Jeanette Dotson, age 18, b. 30 Jan 1936, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. East Rainelle, WV, par. Cartha R. & Rachel Evelyn Dotson; md by Royce French at Ghent.1 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S211] Email Sandra Carter, e-mail address, 29 Nov 2009.

Phyllis Ann Dotson1,2

F, #3684
FatherCarthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson b. 23 Aug 1911, d. 2 Apr 1993
MotherRachel Evelyn Boyd b. 25 Jun 1915, d. 9 Sep 1969
 Phyllis Ann Dotson is the daughter of Carthage 'Cartha' Raymond Dotson and Rachel Evelyn Boyd
Marriage*18 Nov 1961 She married Neil Grant Hedrick at Sewell Valley Baptist Church, Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 Nov 1961. Neil Grant Hedrick, age 26, single, b. 2 Jan 1935, Teterton, Pendleton Co, WV, res. Spencer, Roane Co, WV, par. Wilbur K. & Verdie C. Hedrick; Phyllis Ann Dotson, age 22, single, b. 16 Sept 1939, Pence Springs, WV, res. E. Rainelle, par. Cartha R. & Rachel E. Dotson; md by P.E. Orndorff at Sewell Valley Baptist Church.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

James Keith Goddard1

M, #3685
Marriage*28 Jun 1951 He married Arthena Ellen Dotson at East Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 28 Jun 1951. James Keith Goddard, age 18, single, b. 25 June 1933, Rainelle, WV, res. Rainelle, WV, par. Gordon Samuel & Velma Clara Goddard; Arthena Ellen Dotson, age 17, single, b. 23 Jan 1934, Alderson, res. East Rainelle, par. Cartha Raymond & Rachel Dotson; md by Bruce Wood at East Rainelle.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.

Leland "Bill" Carter1

M, #3686
FatherJames August Carter1 b. 19 Aug 1894, d. 13 Aug 1972
MotherOllie Courtney Callison1 b. 31 Oct 1898, d. 2 May 1990
 Leland "Bill" Carter is the son of James August Carter and Ollie Courtney Callison.1 
Marriage30 Aug 1954 He married Valera Jeanette Dotson at Ghent, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Aug 1954. Leland Carter, age 19, single, b. 13 Dec 1934, Rainelle, WV, res. Rainelle, WV, par. James A. & O. Courtney Carter; Valera Jeanette Dotson, age 18, b. 30 Jan 1936, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. East Rainelle, WV, par. Cartha R. & Rachel Evelyn Dotson; md by Royce French at Ghent.2 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, James August Carter, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Wednesday, 16 August 1972.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  3. [S211] Email Sandra Carter, e-mail address, 29 Nov 2009.

Neil Grant Hedrick1

M, #3687, b. 2 Jan 1935, d. 10 Mar 1999
Birth*2 Jan 1935 Neil was born at Teterton, Pendleton Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1935.1,2 
Marriage*18 Nov 1961 He married Phyllis Ann Dotson at Sewell Valley Baptist Church, Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 Nov 1961. Neil Grant Hedrick, age 26, single, b. 2 Jan 1935, Teterton, Pendleton Co, WV, res. Spencer, Roane Co, WV, par. Wilbur K. & Verdie C. Hedrick; Phyllis Ann Dotson, age 22, single, b. 16 Sept 1939, Pence Springs, WV, res. E. Rainelle, par. Cartha R. & Rachel E. Dotson; md by P.E. Orndorff at Sewell Valley Baptist Church.1 
Death*10 Mar 1999 Neil Grant Hedrick died on 10 Mar 1999 at age 64..2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Bertha Ruth Simms1

F, #3688, b. 24 Jan 1923, d. 12 Apr 2003
Birth*24 Jan 1923 Bertha was born at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Jan 1923.1 
Marriage*20 Jun 1945 She married Bernard Hoyt Boyd at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 20 Jun 1945.
Bernard Hoit Boyd, age 25, single, b. 23 March 1920, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Alderson, WV, par. Walter & Effie Boyd; Bertha Ruth Simms, age 22, b. 24 January 1923, Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, res. Meadow Bridge, par. Bud & Roxie Simms; md by Lloyd Courtney at Lewisburg.1 
Death*12 Apr 2003 Bertha died on 12 Apr 2003 at age 80.2 
Burial* Her body was interred at Clintonville, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Wallace Memorial Cem.3 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), Bertha Ruth Boyd, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed June 2017.

Gerald Keith Boyd1,2

M, #3689
FatherBernard Hoyt Boyd b. 23 Mar 1920, d. 24 Aug 1980
MotherBertha Ruth Simms b. 24 Jan 1923, d. 12 Apr 2003
 Gerald Keith Boyd is the son of Bernard Hoyt Boyd and Bertha Ruth Simms
Marriage*22 Dec 1968 He married Brenda Kaye Lambert at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Dec 1968.
Gerald Keith Boyd, age 20, single, b. 2 May 1948, Meadow Bridge, WV, res. Box 183, Alderson, WV, par. Bernard Hoit Boyd & Bertha Ruth Simms; Brenda Kaye Lambert, age 19, single, b. 3 January 1949, Gary, WV, res. Box 74, Skygusty, McDowell Co, WV, par. Major McKinley Lambert & Barbara Ruth Puckett; md by A.L. Holland Jr at Alderson.1,2 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages McDowell Co, WV.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  3. [S211] Email Catherine Boyd, , 18 June 2017.

Brenda Kaye Lambert1,2

F, #3690
Marriage*22 Dec 1968 She married Gerald Keith Boyd at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Dec 1968.
Gerald Keith Boyd, age 20, single, b. 2 May 1948, Meadow Bridge, WV, res. Box 183, Alderson, WV, par. Bernard Hoit Boyd & Bertha Ruth Simms; Brenda Kaye Lambert, age 19, single, b. 3 January 1949, Gary, WV, res. Box 74, Skygusty, McDowell Co, WV, par. Major McKinley Lambert & Barbara Ruth Puckett; md by A.L. Holland Jr at Alderson.1,2 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages McDowell Co, WV.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  3. [S211] Email Catherine Boyd, , 18 June 2017.

James Milburn Phillips1,2

M, #3691, b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
Birth*6 Aug 1923 James was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 6 Aug 1923.1 
Marriage*27 Jul 1942 He married Clara Louise Boyd at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1942.
James Milburn Phillips, age 19, single, b. 6 Aug 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Jesse J. & Stella F. Phillips; Clara Boyd, age 19, single, b. 11 Oct 1923, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, res. Alderson, par. Walter & Effie Mae (dec'd) Boyd; md by Chelsea H. Kelley at Lewisburg.1 
(informant) Death16 Aug 1949 James was informant for the death of Mattie Lee Phillips at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 16 Aug 1949.3 
Death*20 Feb 2005 James died on 20 Feb 2005 at age 81. Last residence: Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.4 
Burial* His body was interred at Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Greenbrier Mem Gardens.5 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: James M. Phillips, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed August 2017.

Shirley Phillips1

F, #3692
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
Marriage* She married Hugh Highlander.1 
 Shirley Phillips is the daughter of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

James Milburn Phillips Jr.1

M, #3693
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
Marriage* He married Mary Feamster.1 
 James Milburn Phillips Jr. is the son of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Barbara Phillips1

F, #3694
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
Marriage* She married Elmer Falls.1 
 Barbara Phillips is the daughter of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Mattie Lee Phillips1

F, #3695, b. 16 Aug 1949, d. 16 Aug 1949
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
Death*16 Aug 1949 Mattie died on 16 Aug 1949 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
Birth*16 Aug 1949 Mattie was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 16 Aug 1949.2 
Burial*17 Aug 1949 Her body was interred on 17 Aug 1949 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Alderson Cem.2 
 She was the daughter of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Nancy Phillips1

F, #3696
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
Marriage* She married Clyde Lee Feamster.1 
 Nancy Phillips is the daughter of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Walter Eddie Phillips1

M, #3697
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
 Walter Eddie Phillips is the son of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Patrick Hugh Phillips1

M, #3698
FatherJames Milburn Phillips b. 6 Aug 1923, d. 20 Feb 2005
MotherClara Louise Boyd b. 11 Oct 1922, d. 21 Aug 1997
 Patrick Hugh Phillips is the son of James Milburn Phillips and Clara Louise Boyd

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Mary Feamster1

F, #3699
Marriage* She married James Milburn Phillips Jr.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.

Hugh Highlander1

M, #3700
Marriage* He married Shirley Phillips.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 180 (rev.); research by Clarice (Alderson) Reppell.