Dola Dolphus Smithson1,2

M, #4201, b. 28 Jun 1878, d. 6 Sep 1924
FatherJohn Alderson Smithson b. 6 May 1838, d. 24 Feb 1912
MotherSarah Frances Still b. Jul 1837
Birth*28 Jun 1878 Dola was born at Monroe Co, WV, on 28 Jun 1878.3,4,5,6 
 He was the son of John Alderson Smithson and Sarah Frances Still
(Witness) Census17 Jun 1880 Dola Dolphus Smithson appeared on the census of 17 Jun 1880 in the household of John Alderson Smithson and Sarah Frances Still at Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV.1 
Marriage*25 Nov 1902 He married Mary Ann Clendenin at Victor, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1902.
Dolie D. Smithson, age 22, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Jno A. & Sarah, laborer; Mary Clendenen, age 17, single, b. KY, res. Fayette Co, par. J.B. & Caroline; md by J.C. Cavendish at Victor.7 
Census*30 Apr 1910 Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin appeared on the census as head of household at Caperton, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910.1 
Employment*Sep 1918 Occupation: lumber mill worker in Sep 1918 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV. N.P. Sullivan.8 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Dola Dolphus Smithson registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.8 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin resided at Sewell, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.8 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census20 Jan 1920 Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin appeared on the census as head of household at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jan 1920.1 
Death*6 Sep 1924 Dola died on 6 Sep 1924 at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, at age 46. Died of tubercular peritonitis.1 
Burial*7 Sep 1924 His body was interred on 7 Sep 1924 at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
17 Jun 1880Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVJohn Alderson Smithson, Sarah Frances Still, Jasper F. Smithson, Nancy Elizabeth Smithson, John Lomia Smithson, Mary Eliza Smithson, Spencer Creigh Smithson, Loma Jeter Smithson, Matilda Jane Smithson, Sarah F. Smithson, Marshall Judson Smithson and Dola Dolphus Smithson1
30 Apr 1910Caperton, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson and Wyatt Donald Smithson1
20 Jan 1920Lookout, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson, Wyatt Donald Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson1

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Nov 1902 He married Mary Ann Clendenin at Victor, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1902.
Dolie D. Smithson, age 22, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Jno A. & Sarah, laborer; Mary Clendenen, age 17, single, b. KY, res. Fayette Co, par. J.B. & Caroline; md by J.C. Cavendish at Victor.7 
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. 32.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, of son Lonnie Smithson, states place of birth as Monroe Co, WV.
  5. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com), has 20 June 1878.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1880 census age 11/12, b. June (1879), online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  8. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

James Porterfield Staton

M, #4202, b. 22 May 1863, d. 14 Sep 1916
FatherWilliam A. Staton b. circa 1822
MotherElizabeth Jane Erskine b. circa 1823
Birth*22 May 1863 James was born at Monroe Co, VA, on 22 May 1863.1,2 
 He was the son of William A. Staton and Elizabeth Jane Erskine
(Witness) Census30 Jul 1870 James Porterfield Staton appeared on the census of 30 Jul 1870 in the household of William A. Staton and Elizabeth Jane Erskine at Wolf Creek Twp, Monroe Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census17 Jun 1880 James Porterfield Staton appeared on the census of 17 Jun 1880 in the household of William A. Staton and Elizabeth Jane Erskine at Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Marriage23 Dec 1882 He married Nancy Elizabeth Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 23 Dec 1882.
James P. Staton, age 19, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. Wm A. & Jane Staton, farmer; Nannie A. Smithson, age 21, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. John & Sarah Smithson; md by G.B. Johnson.4 
Marriage19 Jul 1894 He married Emma W. Jones at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jul 1894.
James P. Staten, age 32, widowed, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. Wm & n/a Staten, farmer; Emma W. Jones, age 24, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. E.T. & Margaret Jones; md by C.T. Kertner.4,5 
Marriage*4 Mar 1896 He married Ella Selina Burdette at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 4 Mar 1896.
James P. Staton, age 30, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co; Miss Ella J. Burdett, age 23, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; md by H. McLaughlin at the Hotel in Alderson.6,7 
Employment*Jun 1900 James's occupation: Saw mill man at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1900.3 
Num Child*16 Jun 1900 He and Ella Selina Burdette had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
Census*16 Jun 1900 James Porterfield Staton and Ella Selina Burdette appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was E.L. Lemmons, female, cousin, b. Nov. 1868, age 41, md 10y, b. WV, music teacher.3 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: Justice of the Peace in Apr 1910 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV. Fayetteville District.3 
Num Child16 Apr 1910 James Porterfield Staton and Ella Selina Burdette had 3 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census16 Apr 1910 James Porterfield Staton and Ella Selina Burdette appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1910.3 
Death*14 Sep 1916 James died on 14 Sep 1916 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 53. Committed suicide..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Jul 1870Wolf Creek Twp, Monroe Co, WVWilliam A. Staton, Elizabeth Jane Erskine, Rhoda A. Staton, Mary S. Staton, William A. Staton, Martha A. Staton, George G. Staton, Allen T. C. Staton, John W. Staton, Sarah E. Staton, James Porterfield Staton and Lucy J. Staton3
17 Jun 1880Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVWilliam A. Staton, Elizabeth Jane Erskine, George G. Staton, Allen T. C. Staton and James Porterfield Staton3
16 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames Porterfield Staton, Ella Selina Burdette, Emmett S. Staton, Dell Coleman Staton, Florence Staton, Norma Atwell Staton and Clara Faye Staton3
16 Apr 1910Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVJames Porterfield Staton, Ella Selina Burdette, Norma Atwell Staton and Clara Faye Staton3

Partners and Children

Marriage23 Dec 1882 He married Nancy Elizabeth Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 23 Dec 1882.
James P. Staton, age 19, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. Wm A. & Jane Staton, farmer; Nannie A. Smithson, age 21, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. John & Sarah Smithson; md by G.B. Johnson.4 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage19 Jul 1894 He married Emma W. Jones at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jul 1894.
James P. Staten, age 32, widowed, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. Wm & n/a Staten, farmer; Emma W. Jones, age 24, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. E.T. & Margaret Jones; md by C.T. Kertner.4,5 
Child
  • Vera Staton

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Mar 1896 He married Ella Selina Burdette at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 4 Mar 1896.
James P. Staton, age 30, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co; Miss Ella J. Burdett, age 23, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; md by H. McLaughlin at the Hotel in Alderson.6,7 
Children
  • Norma Atwell Staton
  • Clara Faye Staton
  • Ida Staton

Citations

  1. [S171] Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce., History of Fayette Co, WV 1993 (Oak Hill: Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce, 1993),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S211] Email Carole Staton Bowman, e-mail address, 13 April 2001..
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  7. [S39] Monroe County Watchman, Union, Monroe Co, WV, David Fridley, transcripts from microfilm., 1871-1930 12 Mar 1896.

Dell Coleman Staton

M, #4203, b. 20 Mar 1884, d. 27 Nov 1934
Dell Coleman Staton, obituary photo 1934
FatherJames Porterfield Staton b. 22 May 1863, d. 14 Sep 1916
MotherNancy Elizabeth Smithson b. 12 Nov 1862, d. 9 Jan 1894
Birth*20 Mar 1884 Dell was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 20 Mar 1884.1,2 
 He was the son of James Porterfield Staton and Nancy Elizabeth Smithson
(Witness) Census16 Jun 1900 Dell Coleman Staton appeared on the census of 16 Jun 1900 in the household of James Porterfield Staton and Ella Selina Burdette at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*15 Jan 1908 He married Bessie Irma Carden at Summers Co, WV, on 15 Jan 1908.
Dellie C. Staton, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. J.P. & Nannie Staton, locomotive fireman; Bessie E. Carden, age 19, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. T.G. & Martha E. Carden; md by Wm McMillan.4,2 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Stuart, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census5 May 1910 Dell Coleman Staton and Bessie Irma Carden appeared on the census as head of household at Stuart, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 May 1910. Also enumerated in this household were Ellen Carden, mother-in-law, age 45, widowed, b. WV; and Clinton H. Carden, brother-in-law, age 18, b. WV.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: teamster in Jan 1920 at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV. Gentry Bros.3 
Census*24 Jan 1920 Dell Coleman Staton and Bessie Irma Carden appeared on the census as head of household at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Jan 1920. Also enumerated in this household was Ellen Carden, mother-in-law, age 54, widowed, b. WV.3 
(informant) Death21 Aug 1928 Dell was informant for the death of Bessie Irma Carden at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Aug 1928.1 
(informant) Death11 Feb 1929 Dell was informant for the death of Louise Christine Staton at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1929.1,2 
Marriage*29 Aug 1929 He married Cecile Davis Thompson at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1929.
D.C. Staton, age 46, widow, b. Monroe Co, res. Scarbro, par. J.P. & Nannie, merchant; Cecil Hillman, age 32, divorced, b Fayette Co, res. Scarbro, par. n/a; md by J.W. Bragg at Ansted.5,2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Dell's occupation: Officer, probation (or prohibition?) At Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1930.3 
Census*9 Apr 1930 He and Cecile Davis Thompson appeared on the census as head of household at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Apr 1930.3 
Residence*Nov 1934 Dell Coleman Staton resided at Milburn, Fayette Co, WV, in Nov 1934.1 
Death*27 Nov 1934 Dell died on 27 Nov 1934 at Charleston General Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 50. Died from gun shot wound to right chest at Milburn, WV, in a homicide. Dell got into an argument with Claude Buchanan over the results of the recent election and Buchanan shot him 3 times.1,6,2 
Burial*29 Nov 1934 His body was interred on 29 Nov 1934 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at Oddfellows Cem.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVJames Porterfield Staton, Ella Selina Burdette, Emmett S. Staton, Dell Coleman Staton, Florence Staton, Norma Atwell Staton and Clara Faye Staton3
5 May 1910Stuart, Fayette Co, WVDell Coleman Staton, Bessie Irma Carden, James Cleon 'Buck' Staton and Ellen Leona Staton3
24 Jan 1920Scarbro, Fayette Co, WVDell Coleman Staton, Bessie Irma Carden, James Cleon 'Buck' Staton, Ellen Leona Staton and Louise Christine Staton3
9 Apr 1930Scarbro, Fayette Co, WVDell Coleman Staton, Cecile Davis Thompson, Freda Hillman and Dell Carden Staton3

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 Jan 1908 He married Bessie Irma Carden at Summers Co, WV, on 15 Jan 1908.
Dellie C. Staton, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. J.P. & Nannie Staton, locomotive fireman; Bessie E. Carden, age 19, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. T.G. & Martha E. Carden; md by Wm McMillan.4,2 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Aug 1929 He married Cecile Davis Thompson at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1929.
D.C. Staton, age 46, widow, b. Monroe Co, res. Scarbro, par. J.P. & Nannie, merchant; Cecil Hillman, age 32, divorced, b Fayette Co, res. Scarbro, par. n/a; md by J.W. Bragg at Ansted.5,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S171] Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce., History of Fayette Co, WV 1993 (Oak Hill: Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce, 1993),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Dell C. Staton, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 29 November 1934.

Cecile Davis Thompson1

F, #4204, b. 23 Jul 1898, d. 30 Jul 1959
Birth*23 Jul 1898 Cecile was born at Montgomery, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Jul 1898.2,3 
Marriage*28 Jan 1914 She married Louis Hillman at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Jan 1914.
Louis Hillman, age 25, single, b. Russia, res. Mt. Hope, par. A. & F., clerk; Cecil Thompson, age 21, single, b. Montgomery, res. Mt Hope, par. Will & Ada; md by A.E. O'Dell at Fayetteville.3 
Marriage*29 Aug 1929 She married Dell Coleman Staton at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1929.
D.C. Staton, age 46, widow, b. Monroe Co, res. Scarbro, par. J.P. & Nannie, merchant; Cecil Hillman, age 32, divorced, b Fayette Co, res. Scarbro, par. n/a; md by J.W. Bragg at Ansted.3,4 
Census*9 Apr 1930 Cecile Davis Thompson and Dell Coleman Staton appeared on the census as head of household at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Apr 1930.5 
(informant) Death27 Nov 1934 Cecile was informant for the death of Dell Coleman Staton at Charleston General Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 27 Nov 1934.6,7,4 
Census*25 Apr 1940 Cecile Davis Thompson was listed as a resident in the census report at Rhodell, Raleigh Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1940. Boarders in the household of Henry A. & Sarah A. Dickerson.5 
Death*30 Jul 1959 Cecile died on 30 Jul 1959 at Norfolk, VA, at age 61. Informant was Mrs. T.B. Brunson, 334 W Princess Ann Rd, Norfolk.2 
Burial*1 Aug 1959 Her body was interred on 1 Aug 1959 at Norfolk, VA, at Riverside Mem Park.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
9 Apr 1930Scarbro, Fayette Co, WVDell Coleman Staton, Cecile Davis Thompson, Freda Hillman and Dell Carden Staton5
25 Apr 1940Rhodell, Raleigh Co, WVCecile Davis Thompson and Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton5

Partners and Children

Marriage*28 Jan 1914 She married Louis Hillman at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Jan 1914.
Louis Hillman, age 25, single, b. Russia, res. Mt. Hope, par. A. & F., clerk; Cecil Thompson, age 21, single, b. Montgomery, res. Mt Hope, par. Will & Ada; md by A.E. O'Dell at Fayetteville.3 
Child

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Aug 1929 She married Dell Coleman Staton at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1929.
D.C. Staton, age 46, widow, b. Monroe Co, res. Scarbro, par. J.P. & Nannie, merchant; Cecil Hillman, age 32, divorced, b Fayette Co, res. Scarbro, par. n/a; md by J.W. Bragg at Ansted.3,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S171] Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce., History of Fayette Co, WV 1993 (Oak Hill: Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce, 1993),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Dell C. Staton, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 29 November 1934.

Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton1

F, #4205, b. 9 May 1933, d. 21 Mar 2013
FatherDell Coleman Staton b. 20 Mar 1884, d. 27 Nov 1934
MotherCecile Davis Thompson b. 23 Jul 1898, d. 30 Jul 1959
Birth*9 May 1933 Carolyn was born at Gauley Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 May 1933.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Dell Coleman Staton and Cecile Davis Thompson
(Witness) Census25 Apr 1940 Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton appeared on the census of 25 Apr 1940 in the household of Cecile Davis Thompson at Rhodell, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
Marriage*4 Sep 1951 She married Richard Alfred Murden at Norfolk, VA, on 4 Sep 1951.
Richard Alfred Murden, age 20, single, b. Norfolk, VA, res. 1042 Tunstall Ave, Norfolk, par. Alonza Murden & Agnes McNurney, route salesman, Birtcherd Dairy; Carolyn Yvonne Staton, age 18, single, b. Gauley Bridge, WV, res. 326 W. Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, par. Dell Coleman Staton & Cecile Davis, clerk, Birtcherd Dairy; md by P. Rowland Wagner at Norfolk.5 
Divorce*12 Feb 1954 Carolyn was divorced from Richard Alfred Murden at Norfolk, VA, on 12 Feb 1954.6 
Marriage*20 Feb 1954 She married Ray Bowman at Hertford, Perquimans Co, NC, on 20 Feb 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 27, res. Adalusia, AL; Carolyn Yvonne Staton, age 20, res. Norfolk, VA; md by T.E. Rapier at Hertford, NC.1,3 
Marriage18 Oct 1954 She married Ray Bowman at Norfolk, VA, on 18 Oct 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 28, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Tarpon Springs, FL, res. Teletype Maintenance School, Naval Base, Norfolk, VA, par. Fletcher Ray Bowman & Alma Sealy, RM1, USN; Carolyn Staton Murden nee Staton, age 21, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Gauley Bridge, WV, res. 324 W. Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, VA, par. Dell Coleman Staton & Cecil Davis, waitress; md by William J. Cagney at Norfolk.5 
Residence*1989 Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton resided at Woodbridge, Prince William Co, VA, in 1989. 
(informant) Death10 Apr 1990 Carolyn was informant for the death of Ray Bowman at Hospice of N VA, Arlington, Arlington Co, VA, on 10 Apr 1990.7,3 
Death*21 Mar 2013 Carolyn died on 21 Mar 2013 at Atrium Assisted Living, Rockford, Winnebago Co, IL, at age 79.
Carole Y. Bowman, 79, of Rockford, IL died at 10 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013, in The Atrium Assisted Living.

Born May 9, 1933, in Gauley, W.V; the daughter of Dell and Cecil (nee Davis) Staton. She was married to Ray Bowman. He predeceased her in 1991, in Woodbridge, Va. Carole was a member of DAR and Colonial Dames. She enjoyed doing real estate in her spare time and was a member of the One Million Dollar Club. She was a talented and avid artist.

She is survived by her daughter, Georgia (Donald) Johnson of Rockford; granddaughter, Jessica (Joe Pingo) Copperthite of Rockford; great-granddaughter, Khimera Pingo.

Predeceased by grandson, Nathan; and sister, Freda.

Private services were held. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd.8 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Apr 1940Rhodell, Raleigh Co, WVCecile Davis Thompson and Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton4

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Sep 1951 She married Richard Alfred Murden at Norfolk, VA, on 4 Sep 1951.
Richard Alfred Murden, age 20, single, b. Norfolk, VA, res. 1042 Tunstall Ave, Norfolk, par. Alonza Murden & Agnes McNurney, route salesman, Birtcherd Dairy; Carolyn Yvonne Staton, age 18, single, b. Gauley Bridge, WV, res. 326 W. Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, par. Dell Coleman Staton & Cecile Davis, clerk, Birtcherd Dairy; md by P. Rowland Wagner at Norfolk.5 
Divorce*12 Feb 1954 Carolyn was divorced from Richard Alfred Murden at Norfolk, VA, on 12 Feb 1954.6 

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Feb 1954 She married Ray Bowman at Hertford, Perquimans Co, NC, on 20 Feb 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 27, res. Adalusia, AL; Carolyn Yvonne Staton, age 20, res. Norfolk, VA; md by T.E. Rapier at Hertford, NC.1,3 
Marriage18 Oct 1954 She married Ray Bowman at Norfolk, VA, on 18 Oct 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 28, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Tarpon Springs, FL, res. Teletype Maintenance School, Naval Base, Norfolk, VA, par. Fletcher Ray Bowman & Alma Sealy, RM1, USN; Carolyn Staton Murden nee Staton, age 21, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Gauley Bridge, WV, res. 324 W. Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, VA, par. Dell Coleman Staton & Cecil Davis, waitress; md by William J. Cagney at Norfolk.5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  3. [S171] Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce., History of Fayette Co, WV 1993 (Oak Hill: Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce, 1993),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  6. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  7. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Carole Y. Bowman, Rockford (IL) Register Star, Tuesday, 26 March 2013, online at https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/107304213/…, accessed October 2019.

Ray Bowman

M, #4206, b. 31 Oct 1926, d. 10 Apr 1990
Birth*31 Oct 1926 Ray was born at Tarpon Springs, Pinellas Co, FL, on 31 Oct 1926.1,2,3 
Marriage*18 May 1951 He married Shirley Virginia Wright at Norfolk, VA, on 18 May 1951.
Ray Bowman, age 24, single, b. Tarpon Springs, FL, res. PO Box 473, Troy, AL, par. Fletcher Ray Bowman & Alma Fauna Seely, RM/2, USN; Shirley Virginia Wright, age 23, single, b. Norfolk, res. 726 Duke St, Norfolk, par. Joseph Guy Wright & Melda Frasiar Whitson; md by P. Rowland Wagner at Norfolk.2 
Marriage*20 Feb 1954 He married Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton at Hertford, Perquimans Co, NC, on 20 Feb 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 27, res. Adalusia, AL; Carolyn Yvonne Staton, age 20, res. Norfolk, VA; md by T.E. Rapier at Hertford, NC.4,5 
Marriage18 Oct 1954 He married Carolyn Yvonne 'Carole' Staton at Norfolk, VA, on 18 Oct 1954.
Ray Bowman, age 28, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Tarpon Springs, FL, res. Teletype Maintenance School, Naval Base, Norfolk, VA, par. Fletcher Ray Bowman & Alma Sealy, RM1, USN; Carolyn Staton Murden nee Staton, age 21, divorced, 1 prev marriage, b. Gauley Bridge, WV, res. 324 W. Princess Anne Rd, Norfolk, VA, par. Dell Coleman Staton & Cecil Davis, waitress; md by William J. Cagney at Norfolk.2 
Residence*Apr 1990 Ray Bowman resided at Woodbridge, Prince William Co, VA, in Apr 1990.1 
Death*10 Apr 1990 Ray died on 10 Apr 1990 at Hospice of N VA, Arlington, Arlington Co, VA, at age 63.1,5 

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate 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. [S211] Email Carole Staton Bowman, e-mail address, 13 April 2001..
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  5. [S171] Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce., History of Fayette Co, WV 1993 (Oak Hill: Fayette Co. Chamber of Commerce, 1993),.

J. Mcmillon1

M, #4207
Birth* J. was born. 
Marriage*13 Jan 1892 He married Mary Eliza Smithson at WV on 13 Jan 1892.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.

Minnie Lee Boalt1,2

F, #4208, b. 13 Mar 1870, d. 15 Jan 1919
Birth*13 Mar 1870 Minnie was born at WV on 13 Mar 1870.1,3 
Marriage*11 Jun 1889 She married Spencer Creigh Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1889.
Spencer L. Smithson, age 20, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. John A. & Sarah J. Smithson, laborer; Minnie L. Bolt, age 18, single, b. n/a, res. Summers Co, par. H.G. & Minnie L. Bolt; md by Johngly Leef.4,5 
Num Child*15 Jun 1900 Minnie Lee Boalt and Spencer Creigh Smithson had 8 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census*15 Jun 1900 Minnie Lee Boalt and Spencer Creigh Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jun 1900.3 
Census29 Apr 1910 Minnie Lee Boalt and Spencer Creigh Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Caperton Pct, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Apr 1910.6 
Death*15 Jan 1919 Minnie died on 15 Jan 1919 at McKendree, Fayette Co, WV, at age 48. Died of tetanus, contracted at Caperton.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jun 1900Mt Cove Dist, Fayette Co, WVSpencer Creigh Smithson, Minnie Lee Boalt, Jasper Smithson, Nellie Smithson, Rosa Lee Smithson, Raleigh Smithson, Annie Smithson and Albert V. Smithson3
29 Apr 1910Caperton Pct, Fayette Co, WVSpencer Creigh Smithson, Minnie Lee Boalt, Jasper Smithson, Nellie Smithson, Rosa Lee Smithson, Raleigh Smithson, Everette Smithson, Lizzie Smithson, Bertha Smithson, Mamie Smithson and Presley Smithson6

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript,,p. 32.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Thomas Elmer Knapp1,2,3

M, #4209, b. circa 1869, d. circa 1897
Birth*circa 1869 Thomas was born at Lewis Co, WV, circa 1869.1 
Marriage*25 Dec 1890 He married Sarah F. Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 25 Dec 1890. Thomas E. Knapp, age 21, single, b. Lewis Co, WV, res. Summers Co, par. Wm T. & Julia Knap, farmer; Sarah J. Smithson, age 16, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. John A. & Sarah F. Smithson; md by E.D. Jeffries.1,3 
Death*circa 1897 Thomas died circa 1897. Wife Sarah J. was listed as widowed at her remarriage in December 1897.4 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Thomas Elmer Knapp (Jr).
  3. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Maude Blanche Stokley1,2,3

F, #4210, b. circa 1887, d. 1920
Maude Blanche Stokley Smithson, Charlie White Cemetery, Clifftop, WV
Image credit: Susan Sokoff, 2014
Birth*circa 1887 Maude was born at Mason Co, WV, circa 1887.2,1,4 
Marriage*3 Apr 1903 She married William A. Gibbs at Point Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, on 3 Apr 1903. William A. Gibbs, age 24, b. Mason Co, res. Mason Co; Miss Blanche Stokley, age 21, b. Mason Co, res. Mason Co; md by J.H. Hess at Point Pleasant.4 
Marriage*4 Jan 1909 She married Marshall Judson Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1909. M.J. Smithson, age 31, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co; M.B. Stokley, age 22, single, b. Clay Co, res. Summers Co; md by Chas S. Stanton.1,2,5 
Census*27 Apr 1910 Maude Blanche Stokley and Marshall Judson Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1910.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Marshall Judson Smithson and Maude Blanche Stokley resided at Caperton, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.6 
Census24 Jan 1920 She and Marshall Judson Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Caperton, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Jan 1920.2 
Death*1920 Maude died in 1920.7 
Burial* Her body was interred at nr Clifftop, Fayette Co, WV, at Charlie White Cm.7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 Apr 1910Winona, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Judson Smithson, Maude Blanche Stokley, Walter Willard Smithson, Icie May Stokley and Iva Rae Stokley2
24 Jan 1920Caperton, Fayette Co, WVMarshall Judson Smithson, Maude Blanche Stokley, Icie May Stokley, Iva Rae Stokley, Walter Willard Smithson, Harold Charles Smithson, Marshall E. Smithson and Mildred Virginia Smithson2

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Apr 1903 She married William A. Gibbs at Point Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, on 3 Apr 1903. William A. Gibbs, age 24, b. Mason Co, res. Mason Co; Miss Blanche Stokley, age 21, b. Mason Co, res. Mason Co; md by J.H. Hess at Point Pleasant.4 

Partners and Children

Children
  • Icie May Stokley2
  • Iva Rae Stokley2

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jan 1909 She married Marshall Judson Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1909. M.J. Smithson, age 31, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co; M.B. Stokley, age 22, single, b. Clay Co, res. Summers Co; md by Chas S. Stanton.1,2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  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,.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Mason Co, WV.
  5. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  6. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  7. [S1423] Gravestone.

Mary Ann Clendenin1,2

F, #4211, b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1968
Birth*15 Apr 1885 Mary was born at KY on 15 Apr 1885.1,3,4 
Marriage*25 Nov 1902 She married Dola Dolphus Smithson at Victor, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1902.
Dolie D. Smithson, age 22, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Jno A. & Sarah, laborer; Mary Clendenen, age 17, single, b. KY, res. Fayette Co, par. J.B. & Caroline; md by J.C. Cavendish at Victor.3 
Census*30 Apr 1910 Mary Ann Clendenin and Dola Dolphus Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Caperton, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910.4 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin resided at Sewell, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.5 
Census20 Jan 1920 She and Dola Dolphus Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jan 1920.4 
(informant) Death6 Sep 1924 Mary was informant for the death of Dola Dolphus Smithson at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Sep 1924.4 
Census*27 Apr 1930 Mary Ann Clendenin appeared on the census as head of household at Nuttall Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1930.4 
Marriage* She married Thomas William Ormandy.4 
Census*11 May 1940 Mary Ann Clendenin and Thomas William Ormandy appeared on the census as head of household at Clifty, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 May 1940.4 
(informant) Death22 Feb 1949 Mary was informant for the death of Thomas William Ormandy at Hico, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Feb 1949.1 
Death*18 Dec 1968 Mary died on 18 Dec 1968 at Hilltop nursing home, Hilltop, Fayette Co, WV, at age 83. Informant was Virginia Shirey, Oak Hill, WV.1,6 
Burial*21 Dec 1968 Her body was interred on 21 Dec 1968 at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV, at Jennette Cem.1,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Apr 1910Caperton, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson and Wyatt Donald Smithson4
20 Jan 1920Lookout, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson, Wyatt Donald Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson4
27 Apr 1930Nuttall Dist, Fayette Co, WVMary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson4
11 May 1940Clifty, Fayette Co, WVThomas William Ormandy, Mary Ann Clendenin and Mary E. Smithson4

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Nov 1902 She married Dola Dolphus Smithson at Victor, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1902.
Dolie D. Smithson, age 22, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Jno A. & Sarah, laborer; Mary Clendenen, age 17, single, b. KY, res. Fayette Co, par. J.B. & Caroline; md by J.C. Cavendish at Victor.3 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage* Mary Ann Clendenin married Thomas William Ormandy.4 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ann Smithson Ormandy, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 20 December 1968.

Sarah Catherine Nelson1,2

F, #4212, b. 29 Sep 1850, d. 5 Jan 1931
Birth*29 Sep 1850 Sarah was born at VA on 29 Sep 1850.2 
Marriage*22 Jan 1871 She married Jonathan Wellington Smithson at Monroe Co, WV, on 22 Jan 1871. Jonathan W. Smithson, age 31, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co, par. George & Elizabeth Smithson, farmer; Sarah Catherine Nelson, age 20, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co, par. James & Lydia Nelson; md by J. D. Carter at the residence of James Nelson.3 
Census7 Jun 1880 Sarah Catherine Nelson and Jonathan Wellington Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Jun 1880.4 
Census*1880 Sarah Catherine Nelson was listed as a resident in the census report at Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV, in 1880. 
Employment*Apr 1910 Sarah's occupation: Laundress at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1910.4 
Census29 Apr 1910 She appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Apr 1910.4 
Census2 Jan 1920 She appeared on the census as head of household at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1920.4 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 She appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Oscar Walter Smithson and Texas P. Whitlock at St Albans, Kanawha Co, WV.4 
Death*5 Jan 1931 Sarah died on 5 Jan 1931 at Coalfield, Fayette Co, WV, at age 80.2 
Burial*7 Jan 1931 Her body was interred on 7 Jan 1931 at Pemberton, Raleigh Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1880Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVJonathan Wellington Smithson, Sarah Catherine Nelson, Lenora Roxie "Nora" Smithson, Lana Lottie Smithson, Oscar Walter Smithson and Elizabeth "Bessie" B. Smithson4
1880Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVSarah Catherine Nelson
29 Apr 1910Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WVSarah Catherine Nelson and Harley Churchman Smithson4
2 Jan 1920Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WVSarah Catherine Nelson, Garnet Milton Smithson, Mildred Smithson, Orville Ray Smithson and Leonard Smithson4
14 Apr 1930St Albans, Kanawha Co, WVOscar Walter Smithson, Texas P. Whitlock and Sarah Catherine Nelson4

Partners and Children

Marriage*22 Jan 1871 She married Jonathan Wellington Smithson at Monroe Co, WV, on 22 Jan 1871. Jonathan W. Smithson, age 31, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co, par. George & Elizabeth Smithson, farmer; Sarah Catherine Nelson, age 20, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co, par. James & Lydia Nelson; md by J. D. Carter at the residence of James Nelson.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, d/o James and Lydia (Ellis) Nelson.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 32.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Jennie Mae Nickell1

F, #4213, b. 31 Mar 1876, d. 1945
Birth*31 Mar 1876 Jennie was born at Monroe Co, WV, on 31 Mar 1876. 
Marriage*circa 1893 She married Willard Hickman Smithson circa 1893.2 
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1900 Jennie Mae Nickell appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1900 in the household of Thomas Lewis Smithson and Margaret Alderson at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.3 
Census*3 May 1910 Jennie Mae Nickell and Willard Hickman Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 3 May 1910.3 
Death*1945 Jennie died in 1945. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1900Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVThomas Lewis Smithson, Margaret Alderson, Willard Hickman Smithson, Jennie Mae Nickell and Chester Nickell Smithson3
3 May 1910Alderson, Monroe Co, WVWillard Hickman Smithson, Jennie Mae Nickell, Chester Nickell Smithson, Thomas J. Smithson and Willard Eugene Smithson3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S43] Sarah Helen Alderson, Aldersons Across America, 3rd rev, 1991, typed manuscript, p. 31.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Dallas Lynn Smithson1

M, #4214, b. 10 Aug 1906, d. 1 Mar 1989
FatherCary Wyatt Smithson b. 1 Jan 1866, d. 5 May 1931
MotherVirginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones b. 17 Apr 1878, d. 3 Mar 1956
Birth*10 Aug 1906 Dallas was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Aug 1906. 
 He was the son of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones
(Witness) Census11 May 1910 Dallas Lynn Smithson appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census24 Jan 1920 Dallas Lynn Smithson appeared on the census of 24 Jan 1920 in the household of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Marriage*29 Aug 1936 He married Lena Mabel Deal at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1936. Dallas L. Smithson, age 29, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Alderson, WV; Lena M. Deal, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Alderson, WV; md by E.W. Billings.3 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: manager in Apr 1940 at Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV. Farm.2 
Census*18 Apr 1940 Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal appeared on the census as head of household at Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1940.2 
EmploymentOct 1940 Occupation: farmer in Oct 1940 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV. R.D. Hedrick.4 
Mlt-Registration*22 Oct 1940 Dallas Lynn Smithson registered for the draft on 22 Oct 1940 at Greenbrier Co, WV.4 
Residence*22 Oct 1940 Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal resided at RFD 2, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Oct 1940.4 
Residence3 Mar 1956 Dallas Lynn Smithson resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 3 Mar 1956.5 
Residence*25 Oct 1958 He resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 25 Oct 1958.6 
Residence15 Nov 1964 He resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 15 Nov 1964.7 
Death*1 Mar 1989 Dallas died on 1 Mar 1989 at Fairlea, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 82. 
Burial*3 Mar 1989 His body was interred on 3 Mar 1989 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Alderson Cem. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Fred C. Smithson, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson and Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson2
24 Jan 1920Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson, Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson, Lucy Ellen Smithson, Grover Dean Smithson, Lottie Linda Smithson and Other Wyatt Smithson2
18 Apr 1940Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVDallas Lynn Smithson, Lena Mabel Deal and Dallas Smithson Jr2

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Aug 1936 He married Lena Mabel Deal at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1936. Dallas L. Smithson, age 29, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Alderson, WV; Lena M. Deal, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Alderson, WV; md by E.W. Billings.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2089] Obit, Monroe Watchman, Union, WV, 9 March 1989.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Ellen Jones Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 4 March 1956.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Fred W. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 27 Oct 1958.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Booker Grant Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 17 Nov 1964.

Lottie Linda Smithson1,2

F, #4215, b. 4 Jan 1916, d. 13 Nov 2003
FatherCary Wyatt Smithson b. 1 Jan 1866, d. 5 May 1931
MotherVirginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones b. 17 Apr 1878, d. 3 Mar 1956
Birth*4 Jan 1916 Lottie was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1916.3,2 
 She was the daughter of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones
(Witness) Census24 Jan 1920 Lottie Linda Smithson appeared on the census of 24 Jan 1920 in the household of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.4 
Marriage* She married Shelby James Trout
Residence3 Mar 1956 Lottie Linda Smithson resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 3 Mar 1956.5 
Residence25 Oct 1958 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 25 Oct 1958.6 
(informant) Death27 Oct 1959 Lottie was informant for the death of Shelby James Trout at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 27 Oct 1959.5,2 
Residence15 Nov 1964 Lottie Linda Smithson resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 15 Nov 1964.7 
Residence*1989 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, in 1989. 
Death*13 Nov 2003 Lottie died on 13 Nov 2003 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, Fairlea, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 87.3,2 
Burial*16 Nov 2003 Her body was interred on 16 Nov 2003 at Clayton, Summers Co, WV, at Clayton Baptist Cem.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Jan 1920Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson, Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson, Lucy Ellen Smithson, Grover Dean Smithson, Lottie Linda Smithson and Other Wyatt Smithson4

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Shelby James Trout

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Lottie Linda Smithson Trout, Hinton News, Tuesday, 18 Nov 2003.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Lottie Linda Smithson Trout, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 18 Nov 2003.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Fred W. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 27 Oct 1958.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Booker Grant Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 17 Nov 1964.

Lucy Ellen Smithson1

F, #4216, b. 22 Mar 1912, d. 10 Feb 1999
FatherCary Wyatt Smithson b. 1 Jan 1866, d. 5 May 1931
MotherVirginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones b. 17 Apr 1878, d. 3 Mar 1956
Birth*22 Mar 1912 Lucy was born on 22 Mar 1912.2 
 She was the daughter of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones
(Witness) Census24 Jan 1920 Lucy Ellen Smithson appeared on the census of 24 Jan 1920 in the household of Cary Wyatt Smithson and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.3 
Marriage*5 Oct 1942 She married Cecil Van Eddy at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 5 Oct 1942.
Cecil Vane Eddy, age 32, b. Monroe Co, res. Alderson, Monroe Co; Lucy Ellen Smithson, age 29, b. Monroe Co, res. Wolf Creek, Monroe Co; md by Nat G. Barnhart at Alderson.1 
Residence3 Mar 1956 Lucy Ellen Smithson resided at Ayer, Middlesex Co, MA, on 3 Mar 1956.4 
Residence25 Oct 1958 She resided at Wahiawa, Oahu Co, HI, on 25 Oct 1958.5 
Residence15 Nov 1964 She resided at Ft Benning, Chattahoochee Co, GA, on 15 Nov 1964.6 
Residence*1989 She resided at Columbus, Muscogee Co, GA, in 1989. 
Death*10 Feb 1999 She died on 10 Feb 1999 at Columbus, Muscogee Co, GA, at age 86..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Jan 1920Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson, Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson, Lucy Ellen Smithson, Grover Dean Smithson, Lottie Linda Smithson and Other Wyatt Smithson3

Partners and Children

Marriage*5 Oct 1942 She married Cecil Van Eddy at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 5 Oct 1942.
Cecil Vane Eddy, age 32, b. Monroe Co, res. Alderson, Monroe Co; Lucy Ellen Smithson, age 29, b. Monroe Co, res. Wolf Creek, Monroe Co; md by Nat G. Barnhart at Alderson.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Ellen Jones Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 4 March 1956.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Fred W. Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 27 Oct 1958.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Booker Grant Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 17 Nov 1964.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Lottie Linda Smithson Trout, Hinton News, Tuesday, 18 Nov 2003.

Lena Mabel Deal

F, #4217, b. 3 Jun 1912, d. 8 Nov 1997
FatherLawrence David Deal1 b. 16 Jun 1888, d. 14 Aug 1967
MotherLucretia Ellen Wood1 b. 6 Jul 1891, d. 4 Jul 1969
Birth*3 Jun 1912 Lena was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jun 1912.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Lawrence David Deal and Lucretia Ellen Wood.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jan 1920 Lena Mabel Deal appeared on the census of 7 Jan 1920 in the household of Lawrence David Deal and Lucretia Ellen Wood at Slab Fork Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census13 Apr 1930 Lena Mabel Deal appeared on the census of 13 Apr 1930 in the household of Lawrence David Deal and Lucretia Ellen Wood at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.1 
Marriage*29 Aug 1936 She married Dallas Lynn Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1936. Dallas L. Smithson, age 29, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Alderson, WV; Lena M. Deal, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Alderson, WV; md by E.W. Billings.3 
Census*18 Apr 1940 Lena Mabel Deal and Dallas Lynn Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 18 Apr 1940.1 
Residence*22 Oct 1940 Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal resided at RFD 2, Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Oct 1940.4 
Residence4 Jul 1969 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 4 Jul 1969.5 
Residence*1 Mar 1989 She resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 1 Mar 1989. 
Death*8 Nov 1997 She died on 8 Nov 1997 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 85..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jan 1920Slab Fork Dist, Raleigh Co, WVLawrence David Deal, Lucretia Ellen Wood, Henry Herbert Deal, Lena Mabel Deal, Wilson Deal, Roy William Deal and Lucy Evelyn Deal1
13 Apr 1930Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVLawrence David Deal, Lucretia Ellen Wood, Henry Herbert Deal, Lena Mabel Deal, Roy William Deal, Lucy Evelyn Deal and Lois Marie Deal1
18 Apr 1940Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVDallas Lynn Smithson, Lena Mabel Deal and Dallas Smithson Jr1

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Aug 1936 She married Dallas Lynn Smithson at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1936. Dallas L. Smithson, age 29, single, b. Raleigh Co, res. Alderson, WV; Lena M. Deal, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Alderson, WV; md by E.W. Billings.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lucretia E. Deal, Wilmington (DE) News Journal, Monday, 7 July 1969.

Dallas Smithson Jr1

M, #4218, b. 8 Jul 1937, d. 5 Dec 2017
FatherDallas Lynn Smithson b. 10 Aug 1906, d. 1 Mar 1989
MotherLena Mabel Deal b. 3 Jun 1912, d. 8 Nov 1997
Birth*8 Jul 1937 Dallas was born at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 8 Jul 1937.2,3,4 
 He was the son of Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal
(Witness) Census18 Apr 1940 Dallas Smithson Jr appeared on the census of 18 Apr 1940 in the household of Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal at Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV.4 
Marriage*25 Oct 1957 Dallas Smithson Jr married Jennelle Estes on 25 Oct 1957 at Madison Co, VA.3 
Residence*1989 Dallas Smithson Jr resided at Orange, Orange Co, VA, in 1989. 
Residence13 Nov 2003 He resided at Orange, Orange Co, VA, on 13 Nov 2003.5 
Death*5 Dec 2017 Dallas died on 5 Dec 2017 at Madison, Madison Co, VA, at age 80.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Apr 1940Fort Spring Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVDallas Lynn Smithson, Lena Mabel Deal and Dallas Smithson Jr4

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Oct 1957 He married Jennelle Estes on 25 Oct 1957 at Madison Co, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S2090] Obit. of brother Dallas.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Dallas Lynn Smithson Jr, online at https://dailyprogress.com/obituaries/…, accessed April 2021.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lottie Linda Smithson Trout, Hinton News, Tuesday, 18 Nov 2003.

Joyce Ann Smithson1

F, #4219
FatherDallas Lynn Smithson b. 10 Aug 1906, d. 1 Mar 1989
MotherLena Mabel Deal b. 3 Jun 1912, d. 8 Nov 1997
 Joyce Ann Smithson is the daughter of Dallas Lynn Smithson and Lena Mabel Deal
Marriage*20 Oct 1961 She married Richard Kyle Feamster at Roanoke, VA, on 20 Oct 1961.
Richard Kyle Feamster, age 21, single, b. Alderson, WV, res. 506 King George Ave, S., Roanoke, VA, par. George S. Feamster & Lena Karnes, OS&D clerk, Mundy Motor Lines; Joyce Ann Smithson, age 19, single, b. Alderson, WV, res. 367 Washington Ave SW, Roanoke, VA, par. Dallas Lynn Smithson & Lena Deal; md by A.H. Hollingsworth Jr at Roanoke.1 
Divorce*28 Sep 1976 Joyce was divorced from Richard Kyle Feamster at Roanoke, VA, on 28 Sep 1976.
Richard K. Feamster, first marriage, age 36, b. 15 March 1940, WV, res. Whiteside Court Apts, Roanoke, VA; Joyce Ann Feamster, first marriage, age 34, b. 11 May 1942, WV, res. Rt 1, Alderson, WV; 2 children under 18.2 
Marriage* She married (?) Copenhaver

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, U.S., Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S2765] Divorces, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, U.S., Divorce Records, 1918-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Emma Louella "Ella" Shields1

F, #4220, b. circa 1867, d. 1897
Birth*circa 1867 Emma was born at Monroe Co, WV, circa 1867.1 
Marriage*11 Apr 1888 She married Cary Wyatt Smithson at Monroe Co, WV, on 11 Apr 1888. Cary W. Smithson, age 21, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; Emma Louella Shields, age 21, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; md. by T.H. Fitzgerald.1 
Death*1897 Emma died in 1897. 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones

F, #4221, b. 17 Apr 1878, d. 3 Mar 1956
FatherBryson (Brice) M. Jones b. circa 1844, d. 1886
MotherRachel Ann Burdette b. May 1850, d. 28 Apr 1934
Birth222 Apr 1877 Conflicting evidence states that Virginia was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1877.1,2 
Birth*17 Apr 1878 Virginia was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1878.3 
 She was the daughter of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1880 Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1880 in the household of Bryson (Brice) M. Jones and Rachel Ann Burdette at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1900 Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1900 in the household of Alfred Jones at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.5 
Marriage*3 Oct 1900 She married Cary Wyatt Smithson at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 3 Oct 1900. C.W. Smithson, age 34, divorced, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, carpenter, par. Thos & M. Smithson; Jennie E. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice & Ann Jones; md by Geo. N. Spencer.3 
Census*11 May 1910 Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones and Cary Wyatt Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 11 May 1910.5 
Census24 Jan 1920 Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones and Cary Wyatt Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV, on 24 Jan 1920.5 
Residence28 Apr 1934 Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones resided at Wolf Creek, Monroe Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1934.6 
Residence*Mar 1956 She resided at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, in Mar 1956.1 
Death*3 Mar 1956 Virginia died on 3 Mar 1956 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 77. Died at the home of her daughter Mrs. Max (Ina) Eddy.1,2 
Burial*6 Mar 1956 Her body was interred on 6 Mar 1956 at Clayton, Summers Co, WV, at Clayton Baptist Cem.1,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Jun 1880Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVBryson (Brice) M. Jones, Rachel Ann Burdette, Elizabeth Ann 'Bettie' Jones, Beverly Jones, William Layton Jones, Europe A. Jones, Alfred Jones and Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones4
23 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVAlfred Jones, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Lula Belle Jones, Cora May Jones and Calvin A. Jones5
11 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Fred C. Smithson, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson and Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson5
24 Jan 1920Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVCary Wyatt Smithson, Virginia 'Ginny' Ellen Jones, Ina Orine Smithson, Dallas Lynn Smithson, James A. Smithson, Quilla Booker Grant "Booker" Smithson, Lucy Ellen Smithson, Grover Dean Smithson, Lottie Linda Smithson and Other Wyatt Smithson5

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Oct 1900 She married Cary Wyatt Smithson at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 3 Oct 1900. C.W. Smithson, age 34, divorced, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, carpenter, par. Thos & M. Smithson; Jennie E. Jones, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. Brice & Ann Jones; md by Geo. N. Spencer.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Virginia Ellen Jones Smithson, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 4 March 1956.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S2685] William A. Marsh., 1880 Census of West Virginia, Vol. 9 (Gateway Press, Baltimore),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Union (WV) Monroe Watchman, Thursday, 10 May 1934. Transcribed by Jeanne Shook.

(?) Copenhaver

M, #4222
Marriage* He married Joyce Ann Smithson

Partners and Children

Shelby James Trout1

M, #4223, b. 29 Oct 1906, d. 27 Oct 1959
Birth*29 Oct 1906 Shelby was born at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 29 Oct 1906. Son of James Allen & Zella (Lemons) Trout.2,3 
Marriage* He married Lottie Linda Smithson
Death*27 Oct 1959 Shelby died on 27 Oct 1959 at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, at age 52.2,3 
Burial*29 Oct 1959 His body was interred on 29 Oct 1959 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Alderson Cem.2 

Partners and Children

Citations

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





  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Cecil Van Eddy1,2

M, #4224, b. 26 Apr 1910, d. Sep 1972
FatherJohn Eddy2
MotherRoxie Selvey2
Birth*26 Apr 1910 Cecil Van Eddy was born on 26 Apr 1910 at Monroe Co, WV.3,1 
 He was the son of John Eddy and Roxie Selvey.2 
Marriage*5 Oct 1942 He married Lucy Ellen Smithson at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 5 Oct 1942.
Cecil Vane Eddy, age 32, b. Monroe Co, res. Alderson, Monroe Co; Lucy Ellen Smithson, age 29, b. Monroe Co, res. Wolf Creek, Monroe Co; md by Nat G. Barnhart at Alderson.1 
Residence*1 Jun 1968 Cecil Van Eddy resided at Columbus, Muscogee Co, GA, on 1 Jun 1968.2 
Death*Sep 1972 He died in Sep 1972 at age 62..3 

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Maxwell B. Eddy, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Tuesday, 4 Jun 1968.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lottie Linda Smithson Trout, Hinton News, Tuesday, 18 Nov 2003.

Wyatt Donald Smithson1

M, #4225, b. 28 Jul 1908, d. 22 Nov 1987
FatherDola Dolphus Smithson b. 28 Jun 1878, d. 6 Sep 1924
MotherMary Ann Clendenin b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1968
Birth*28 Jul 1908 Wyatt was born at Graydon, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Jul 1908.1,2 
 He was the son of Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin
(Witness) Census30 Apr 1910 Wyatt Donald Smithson appeared on the census of 30 Apr 1910 in the household of Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin at Caperton, Fayette Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census20 Jan 1920 Wyatt Donald Smithson appeared on the census of 20 Jan 1920 in the household of Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*15 Feb 1930 He married Ruby Rowe at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Feb 1930.
D. Smithson, age 21, b. Fayette Co, res. Elverton, par. Doley & Mary, miner; Ruby Rowe, age 20, b. Fayette Co, res. Sewell, par. Lewis & Mary; md by W.C. Neel at Fayetteville.4 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: coal company worker in Apr 1940 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV. Motor runner, coal mine.3 
Census*8 Apr 1940 Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1940.3 
EmploymentOct 1940 Wyatt Donald Smithson was employed by New River & Pocahontas Consolidated Coal Co in Oct 1940 at Minden, Fayette Co, WV..1 
Mlt-Registration*16 Oct 1940 He registered for the draft on 16 Oct 1940 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*16 Oct 1940 Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1940.1 
Milit-Beg* Wyatt served in the military at WWII.5 
Marriage* He married Mildred Dixon.2 
Residence18 Dec 1968 Wyatt Donald Smithson resided at Hico, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Dec 1968.6 
Residence*Nov 1987 He resided at Hico, Fayette Co, WV, in Nov 1987.2 
Death*22 Nov 1987 Wyatt died on 22 Nov 1987 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 79.2 
Burial*24 Nov 1987 His body was interred on 24 Nov 1987 at Clintonville, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Wallace Memorial Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Apr 1910Caperton, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson and Wyatt Donald Smithson3
20 Jan 1920Lookout, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson, Wyatt Donald Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson3
8 Apr 1940Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVWyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe3

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 Feb 1930 He married Ruby Rowe at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Feb 1930.
D. Smithson, age 21, b. Fayette Co, res. Elverton, par. Doley & Mary, miner; Ruby Rowe, age 20, b. Fayette Co, res. Sewell, par. Lewis & Mary; md by W.C. Neel at Fayetteville.4 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Mildred Dixon.2 

Citations

  1. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Wyatt Don Smithson, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, November 1987.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S1888] Obituary of Mildred Burdette Cummings, Nov. 1988.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ann Smithson Ormandy, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 20 December 1968.

Mildred Dixon1

F, #4226, b. 7 Aug 1915, d. 8 Feb 1991
Birth*7 Aug 1915 Mildred was born at Coal Run, Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Aug 1915.2 
Marriage*17 Feb 1936 She married Ralph W. Childers at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1936.
Ralph W. Childers, age 23, single, b. KY, res. Rainelle, par. Gus & Martha, miner; Mildred Dixon, age 22, single, b. Rainelle, res. Rainelle, par. John C. & Mollie; md by Paul H. McKain at Rainelle.3 
Marriage* She married Wyatt Donald Smithson.1 
Residence*22 Nov 1987 Mildred Dixon resided at Hico, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Nov 1987.1 
Death*8 Feb 1991 Mildred died on 8 Feb 1991 at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, at age 75.2 
Burial*10 Feb 1991 Her body was interred on 10 Feb 1991 at nr Clifftop, Fayette Co, WV, at Charlie White Cm.2 

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Wyatt Don Smithson, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, November 1987.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Mildred D. Childers, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Saturday, 9 February 1991.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Elsie Jean Smithson1

F, #4227
FatherWyatt Donald Smithson b. 28 Jul 1908, d. 22 Nov 1987
MotherRuby Rowe1 b. 15 Sep 1909, d. 16 Dec 2003
 Elsie Jean Smithson is the daughter of Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe.1 
Marriage*15 Mar 1949 She married Gabriel Sinka at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Mar 1949.
Gabriel Sinka, age 22, single, b. Caples, res. Summerlee, par. Paul & Esther, miner; Elsie Smithson, age 18, single, b. Elverton, res. Fayetteville, par. Don & Ruby; md by Shirley Donnelly at Oak Hill.2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Drema Jewell Smithson1

F, #4228
FatherWyatt Donald Smithson b. 28 Jul 1908, d. 22 Nov 1987
MotherRuby Rowe1 b. 15 Sep 1909, d. 16 Dec 2003
 Drema Jewell Smithson is the daughter of Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe.1 
Marriage*17 Jan 1953 She married Franklin D. Riser at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Jan 1953.
Franklin D. Riser, age 19, single, b. Carlisle, res. Carlisle, par. J.A. & Mary; Drema Jewel Smithson, age 19, single, b. Elverton, res. Fayetteville, par. W.D. & Ruby; md by James F. Frame at Fayetteville.2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Helen F. Smithson1

F, #4229
FatherWyatt Donald Smithson b. 28 Jul 1908, d. 22 Nov 1987
MotherRuby Rowe1 b. 15 Sep 1909, d. 16 Dec 2003
 Helen F. Smithson is the daughter of Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe.1 
Marriage* She married (?) Griffin

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Robert Joe Smithson1

M, #4230
FatherWyatt Donald Smithson b. 28 Jul 1908, d. 22 Nov 1987
MotherRuby Rowe1 b. 15 Sep 1909, d. 16 Dec 2003
 Robert Joe Smithson is the son of Wyatt Donald Smithson and Ruby Rowe.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Virginia Barbara Smithson1,2

F, #4231, b. 24 Oct 1916, d. 23 Apr 2009
FatherDola Dolphus Smithson b. 28 Jun 1878, d. 6 Sep 1924
MotherMary Ann Clendenin b. 15 Apr 1885, d. 18 Dec 1968
Birth*24 Oct 1916 Virginia was born at Sewell, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Oct 1916.3,4,1 
 She was the daughter of Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin
(Witness) Census20 Jan 1920 Virginia Barbara Smithson appeared on the census of 20 Jan 1920 in the household of Dola Dolphus Smithson and Mary Ann Clendenin at Lookout, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census27 Apr 1930 Virginia Barbara Smithson appeared on the census of 27 Apr 1930 in the household of Mary Ann Clendenin at Nuttall Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*9 Jan 1933 She married Delbert Fields at Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1933.
Delbert Fields, age 26, single, b. KY, res. Kaymoor, par. J.M. & Bertha, miner; Virginia Smithson, age 21, single, b. Sewell, res. Elverton, par. Dole & Mary. Minister's return not entered.4 
Marriage*11 Feb 1950 She married Wallace Burton Lively at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1950.
Wallace Burton Lively, age 31, single, b. Clifty, res. Clifty, par. E.J. & E.J., miner; Virginia Fields, age 33, widowed, b. Sewell, res. Clifty, par. Dolie & Mary; md by G.M. Ford at Scarbro.4 
Marriage* Virginia Barbara Smithson married (?) Shirey.5 
Residence18 Dec 1968 Virginia Barbara Smithson resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Dec 1968.5 
Marriage* She married (?) Holcomb.6 
Residence*22 Nov 1987 Virginia Barbara Smithson resided at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Nov 1987.6 
Death*23 Apr 2009 Virginia died on 23 Apr 2009 at age 92. Last residence: Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jan 1920Lookout, Fayette Co, WVDola Dolphus Smithson, Mary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Quincy S. Smithson, Wyatt Donald Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson1
27 Apr 1930Nuttall Dist, Fayette Co, WVMary Ann Clendenin, Jesse Wilbert Smithson, Lonnie L. Smithson, Virginia Barbara Smithson and Mary E. Smithson1

Partners and Children

Marriage*9 Jan 1933 She married Delbert Fields at Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1933.
Delbert Fields, age 26, single, b. KY, res. Kaymoor, par. J.M. & Bertha, miner; Virginia Smithson, age 21, single, b. Sewell, res. Elverton, par. Dole & Mary. Minister's return not entered.4 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*11 Feb 1950 She married Wallace Burton Lively at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1950.
Wallace Burton Lively, age 31, single, b. Clifty, res. Clifty, par. E.J. & E.J., miner; Virginia Fields, age 33, widowed, b. Sewell, res. Clifty, par. Dolie & Mary; md by G.M. Ford at Scarbro.4 

Partners and Children

Marriage* Virginia Barbara Smithson married (?) Shirey.5 

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married (?) Holcomb.6 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Mary Ann Smithson Ormandy, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 20 December 1968.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Wyatt Don Smithson, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, November 1987.

Frank A. Buchanan

M, #4235, b. Apr 1873
FatherJames Nelson Buchanan b. 7 Sep 1849, d. 28 Mar 1934
MotherMary C. Alderson b. circa 1851, d. before 1900
Birth*Apr 1873 Frank was born at Washington Co, VA, in Apr 1873.1 
 He was the son of James Nelson Buchanan and Mary C. Alderson
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Frank A. Buchanan appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of Christopher Alderson and Mary Peery Gibson at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1899 Frank A. Buchanan married Blanch (?) circa 1899.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jun 1900 Frank A. Buchanan appeared on the census of 5 Jun 1900 in the household of James Nelson Buchanan at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VAChristopher Alderson, Mary Peery Gibson, James Nelson Buchanan, Mary C. Alderson and Frank A. Buchanan1
5 Jun 1900Meadowview, Washington Co, VAJames Nelson Buchanan, Frank A. Buchanan, Blanch (?), Mattie E. Buchanan and James T. Buchanan1

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Sarah Florence Edmondson1

F, #4236, b. Sep 1848, d. before 1904
FatherAndrew Edmondson
MotherRosanna Buchanan b. circa 1817
Birth*Sep 1848 Sarah was born at Washington Co, VA, in Sep 1848.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Andrew Edmondson and Rosanna Buchanan
Marriage*3 Sep 1867 She married Charles W. Alderson at Washington Co, VA, on 3 Sep 1867. Charles W Alderson, age 21, single, b. Russell Co, VA, par. C & Polly Alderson; Sallie F. Edmonson, age 19, single, b. Washington Co, VA, par. Andrew & Rosa Edmondson.3,4 
Census8 Oct 1870 Sarah Florence Edmondson and Charles W. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Division 1, Washington Co, VA, on 8 Oct 1870.2 
Census15 Jun 1880 Sarah Florence Edmondson and Charles W. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA, on 15 Jun 1880.2 
Census2 Jun 1900 Sarah Florence Edmondson and Charles W. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA, on 2 Jun 1900.2 
Death*before 1904 Sarah died before 1904.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Oct 1870Division 1, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson and Andrew C. Alderson2
15 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson, Andrew C. Alderson and Mattie Alderson2
2 Jun 1900Meadowview, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Mattie Alderson, Rose Buchanan Alderson, Henry F. Alderson and Charles Chapman Alderson2

Partners and Children

Marriage*3 Sep 1867 She married Charles W. Alderson at Washington Co, VA, on 3 Sep 1867. Charles W Alderson, age 21, single, b. Russell Co, VA, par. C & Polly Alderson; Sallie F. Edmonson, age 19, single, b. Washington Co, VA, par. Andrew & Rosa Edmondson.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S54] Washington Co., VA Marriages, 1785-1912, Unknown repository, LDS 034389, LDS Microfilm dau. of Andrew and Rose Edmundson.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  4. [S54] Washington Co., VA Marriages, 1785-1912, Unknown repository, LDS 034389, LDS Microfilm.

Joseph Davis Alderson1,2

M, #4237, b. Oct 1867, d. 3 Jun 1943
FatherCharles W. Alderson b. 21 Jun 1846, d. 30 Mar 1914
MotherSarah Florence Edmondson b. Sep 1848, d. before 1904
Birth*Oct 1867 Joseph was born at Washington Co, VA, in Oct 1867.3 
 He was the son of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson
Birth25 Aug 1869 Joseph was born at Washington Co, VA, on 25 Aug 1869.1 
(Witness) Census8 Oct 1870 He appeared on the census of 8 Oct 1870 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Division 1, Washington Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jun 1880 Joseph Davis Alderson appeared on the census of 15 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA.1 
Marriage*30 Sep 1890 He married Matilda Florence Davenport at Washington Co, VA, on 30 Sep 1890.4 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Meadowview Pct, Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA.1 
Num Child*15 Jun 1900 Joseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census15 Jun 1900 Joseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport appeared on the census as head of household at Meadowview Pct, Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA, on 15 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Bettie Gibson, servant, age 22, single, b. VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: engineer in Apr 1910 at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA. Flour mill.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Joseph Davis Alderson appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of Joseph D. Alderson at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA.1 
Residence*30 Mar 1914 Joseph Davis Alderson resided on 30 Mar 1914, unnamed location.5 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VA.1 
Census15 Jan 1920 He and Matilda Florence Davenport appeared on the census as head of household at Reedy Creek Rd, Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VA, on 15 Jan 1920. Also enumerated in Joseph's household in 1920 were Martha Davenport, his mother in law, age 80, widowed, and Laura W. Davenport, sister in law, age 51, single..1 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VA.1 
Census*18 Apr 1930 Joseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport appeared on the census as head of household at Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VA, on 18 Apr 1930.1 
Death*3 Jun 1943 Joseph died on 3 Jun 1943 at County Farm, Abingdon, Washington Co, VA, at age 75. Informant was Frank Davenport, Box 195, Piney Flats, TN.4 
Burial*5 Jun 1943 His body was interred on 5 Jun 1943 at Bristol, Washington Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Oct 1870Division 1, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson and Andrew C. Alderson1
15 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson, Andrew C. Alderson and Mattie Alderson1
15 Jun 1900Meadowview Pct, Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VAJoseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport1
22 Apr 1910Meadowview, Washington Co, VAJoseph D. Alderson, Joseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport1
15 Jan 1920Reedy Creek Rd, Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VAJoseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport1
18 Apr 1930Goodson Dst, Washington Co, VAJoseph Davis Alderson and Matilda Florence Davenport1

Partners and Children

Marriage*30 Sep 1890 He married Matilda Florence Davenport at Washington Co, VA, on 30 Sep 1890.4 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S54] Washington Co., VA Marriages, 1785-1912, Unknown repository, LDS 034389, LDS Microfilm.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Alderson, Jeffersonville [Tazewell] (VA), Clinch Valley News, Friday, 3 April 1914.

Andrew C. Alderson1,2

M, #4238, b. Nov 1869, d. 13 Mar 1952
FatherCharles W. Alderson b. 21 Jun 1846, d. 30 Mar 1914
MotherSarah Florence Edmondson b. Sep 1848, d. before 1904
Birth*Nov 1869 Andrew was born at Washington Co, VA, in Nov 1869.1,2 
 He was the son of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson
(Witness) Census8 Oct 1870 Andrew C. Alderson appeared on the census of 8 Oct 1870 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Division 1, Washington Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jun 1880 Andrew C. Alderson appeared on the census of 15 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA.1 
Marriage*29 Sep 1897 He married Oceola P. Caldwell at Eckman, McDowell Co, WV, on 29 Sep 1897. Andrew C. Alderson, age 27, single, b. Washington Co, VA, res. McDowell Co, par. Charles & Florence, R.R. Agent; Oceola P. Caldwell, age 23, single, b. Tazewell Co, res. McDowell Co, par. James & Sarah; md by J.B. Ward at Eckman.2 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: agent in Jun 1900 at Elkhorn Dist, McDowell Co, WV. Depot agent.3 
Census*6 Jun 1900 Andrew C. Alderson and Oceola P. Caldwell appeared on the census as head of household at Elkhorn Dist, McDowell Co, WV, on 6 Jun 1900.1 
Num Child*6 Jun 1900 Andrew C. Alderson and Oceola P. Caldwell had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Divorce*before 1910 Andrew C. Alderson and Oceola P. Caldwell were divorced before 1910.1 
EmploymentApr 1910 Andrew's occupation: Porter, hotel at Herrin, Williamson Co, IL, in Apr 1910.1 
Census*16 Apr 1910 Andrew C. Alderson was listed as a resident in the census report at Herrin, Williamson Co, IL, on 16 Apr 1910. Servant in the hotel of Charles M & Lizzie Cash.1 
Residence*30 Mar 1914 He resided on 30 Mar 1914, unnamed location.4 
EmploymentJan 1920 Andrew's occupation: Attendant, State Hospital at Union Co, IL, in Jan 1920.1 
Census5 Jan 1920 Andrew C. Alderson was listed as a resident in the census report at Union Co, IL, on 5 Jan 1920. Resident of the Anna State Hospital.1 
(informant) Death16 Sep 1933 Andrew was informant for the death of Martha Ann 'Mattie' Alderson at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA, on 16 Sep 1933.5 
(Witness) Census18 Apr 1940 Andrew C. Alderson appeared on the census of 18 Apr 1940 in the household of Charles Chapman Alderson and Sarah Emma Gregory at Maywood, Cook Co, IL.1 
Death*13 Mar 1952 Andrew died on 13 Mar 1952 at Cook Co, IL, at age 82.6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Oct 1870Division 1, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson and Andrew C. Alderson1
15 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson, Andrew C. Alderson and Mattie Alderson1
6 Jun 1900Elkhorn Dist, McDowell Co, WVAndrew C. Alderson, Oceola P. Caldwell and Keil Doran Alderson1
16 Apr 1910Herrin, Williamson Co, ILAndrew C. Alderson1
5 Jan 1920Union Co, ILAndrew C. Alderson1
18 Apr 1940Maywood, Cook Co, ILCharles Chapman Alderson, Sarah Emma Gregory, Henry Alderson, Keil P. Alderson and Andrew C. Alderson1

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Sep 1897 He married Oceola P. Caldwell at Eckman, McDowell Co, WV, on 29 Sep 1897. Andrew C. Alderson, age 27, single, b. Washington Co, VA, res. McDowell Co, par. Charles & Florence, R.R. Agent; Oceola P. Caldwell, age 23, single, b. Tazewell Co, res. McDowell Co, par. James & Sarah; md by J.B. Ward at Eckman.2 
Divorce*before 1910 Andrew C. Alderson and Oceola P. Caldwell were divorced before 1910.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages McDowell Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Alderson, Jeffersonville [Tazewell] (VA), Clinch Valley News, Friday, 3 April 1914.
  5. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  6. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.

Mattie Alderson

F, #4239, b. Apr 1877
FatherCharles W. Alderson b. 21 Jun 1846, d. 30 Mar 1914
MotherSarah Florence Edmondson b. Sep 1848, d. before 1904
Birth*Apr 1877 Mattie was born at VA in Apr 1877.1 
 She was the daughter of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson
(Witness) Census15 Jun 1880 Mattie Alderson appeared on the census of 15 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1900 Mattie Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1900 in the household of Charles W. Alderson and Sarah Florence Edmondson at Meadowview, Washington Co, VA.1 
Residence*30 Mar 1914 Mattie Alderson resided on 30 Mar 1914, unnamed location.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Joseph Davis Alderson, Andrew C. Alderson and Mattie Alderson1
2 Jun 1900Meadowview, Washington Co, VACharles W. Alderson, Sarah Florence Edmondson, Mattie Alderson, Rose Buchanan Alderson, Henry F. Alderson and Charles Chapman Alderson1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Charles W. Alderson, Jeffersonville [Tazewell] (VA), Clinch Valley News, Friday, 3 April 1914.

Mary J. Feamster

F, #4240, b. circa 1848, d. before 1910
Birth*circa 1848 Mary was born at Greenbrier Co, VA, circa 1848.1,2 
Marriage*13 Feb 1867 She married Joseph D. Alderson at Greenbrier Co, WV, on 13 Feb 1867. Joseph D. Alderson, age 24, single, b. Russell Co, VA, res. Abingdon, VA, par. Christ. & Mary, physician; Mary J. Feamster, age 21, single, b. Greenbrier Co, res. Greenbrier Co, par. Wm & Mary; md by Jas Haynes.2 
Census8 Aug 1870 Mary J. Feamster and Joseph D. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Wolf Creek Twp, Monroe Co, WV, on 8 Aug 1870.1 
Census23 Jun 1880 Mary J. Feamster and Joseph D. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VA, on 23 Jun 1880.1 
Death*before 1910 Mary died before 1910. Husband Joseph shown as widower in 1910.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Aug 1870Wolf Creek Twp, Monroe Co, WVJoseph D. Alderson and Mary J. Feamster1
23 Jun 1880Glade Spring Dist, Washington Co, VAJoseph D. Alderson and Mary J. Feamster1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.

Erica Hicks

F, #4241
FatherRay Lewis Hicks
MotherLaurel Janet Waddell b. 28 Jan 1940, d. 4 Feb 2008
 Erica Hicks is the daughter of Ray Lewis Hicks and Laurel Janet Waddell
Marriage*4 Apr 1987 She married David Bernard Brobst at OH on 4 Apr 1987. 
Divorce*1992 Erica was divorced from David Bernard Brobst at OH in 1992. 
Marriage*24 Oct 1996 She married Robert Ody at OH on 24 Oct 1996. 
Marriage*8 Oct 2000 She married Mark Calvin Mears at OH on 8 Oct 2000. 

Partners and Children

Child

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Jeffery Hicks

M, #4242
FatherRay Lewis Hicks
MotherLaurel Janet Waddell b. 28 Jan 1940, d. 4 Feb 2008
 Jeffery Hicks is the son of Ray Lewis Hicks and Laurel Janet Waddell
Marriage* He married Kathie Walasik
Marriage* Jeffery Hicks married Misti Harris.1 

Partners and Children

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Laurel J. Hicks, TribToday.com (Ohio), 6 Feb 2008, online at http://www.tribtoday.com/page/content.detail/id/501040.html, accessed Jan 2009.

Elizabeth Brown Bickley1,2

F, #4243, b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*16 Dec 1848 Elizabeth was born at Castlewood, Russell Co, VA, on 16 Dec 1848. Daughter of William C. & Harriett (Stratton) Bickley.2,3,1 
Marriage*11 Jan 1868 She married George Alderson at Russell Co, VA, on 11 Jan 1868. George Alderson, age 22, single, b. Russell Co, par. T.C.M. & Nancy Alderson; Elizabeth B. Bickley, age 18, single, b. Russell Co, par. William C. & Harriett Bickley; performed by A. Routh.1 
Census*8 Jul 1870 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Moccasin Twp, Russell Co, VA, on 8 Jul 1870.4 
Census2 Jun 1880 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA, on 2 Jun 1880.4 
Num Child*25 Jun 1900 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson had 7 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Census25 Jun 1900 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA, on 25 Jun 1900.4 
Num Child16 Apr 1910 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson had 7 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.4 
Census16 Apr 1910 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA, on 16 Apr 1910.4 
Census24 Jan 1920 Elizabeth Brown Bickley and George Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA, on 24 Jan 1920. Also enumerated in this household was Evelyn Bickley, niece, age 25, single, b. VA.4 
Death*26 Mar 1925 Elizabeth died on 26 Mar 1925 at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA, at age 76.2 
Burial*29 Mar 1925 Her body was interred on 29 Mar 1925 at Coeburn, Wise Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jul 1870Moccasin Twp, Russell Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson and Charles Creigh Alderson4
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson4
25 Jun 1900Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley4
16 Apr 1910Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley and Robert Hursell Alderson4
24 Jan 1920Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley4

Partners and Children

Marriage*11 Jan 1868 She married George Alderson at Russell Co, VA, on 11 Jan 1868. George Alderson, age 22, single, b. Russell Co, par. T.C.M. & Nancy Alderson; Elizabeth B. Bickley, age 18, single, b. Russell Co, par. William C. & Harriett Bickley; performed by A. Routh.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Russell Co, VA marriages, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/marriages/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Russell Co, VA deaths, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/deaths/…, accessed March 2008.

Ida D. Alderson1

F, #4244, b. 25 Jan 1870, d. 27 Sep 1934
FatherGeorge Alderson b. 23 Aug 1845, d. 24 Jul 1929
MotherElizabeth Brown Bickley b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*25 Jan 1870 Ida was born at Russell Co, VA, on 25 Jan 1870. 1870 census age 6/12, b. Jan; TN deaths has 25 Jan 1871, but Ida was enumerated in the 1870 census (May 1870).2,3,4 
 She was the daughter of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley
Birth25 May 1870 Ida was born at Russell Co, VA, on 25 May 1870.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jul 1870 She appeared on the census of 8 Jul 1870 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Moccasin Twp, Russell Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1880 Ida D. Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1880 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA.2 
Marriage*19 Mar 1890 She married William Campbell Holland at Wise Co, VA, on 19 Mar 1890. Wm C Holland, age 30, single, b. Cocke Co, TN, par. Chas & Matilda Holland; Ida Alderson, at 20, single, b. Russell Co, VA, par. Geo & E.B. Alderson.4 
Num Child*11 Jun 1900 Ida D. Alderson and William Campbell Holland had 4 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Census*11 Jun 1900 Ida D. Alderson and William Campbell Holland appeared on the census as head of household at Cocke Co, TN, on 11 Jun 1900.5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: seamstress in Apr 1910 at Cocke Co, TN.2 
Num Child*Apr 1910 Ida D. Alderson had 6 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.2 
Census19 Apr 1910 She appeared on the census as head of household at Cocke Co, TN, on 19 Apr 1910.2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: seamstress in Jan 1920 at Newport, Cocke Co, TN.2 
Census*20 Jan 1920 She appeared on the census as head of household at Newport, Cocke Co, TN, on 20 Jan 1920.2 
(informant) Death24 Jul 1929 Ida was informant for the death of George Alderson at Newport, Cocke Co, TN, on 24 Jul 1929.3 
Census3 Apr 1930 Ida D. Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Newport, Cocke Co, TN, on 3 Apr 1930.2 
Death*27 Sep 1934 Ida died on 27 Sep 1934 at Newport, Cocke Co, TN, at age 64. Informant was A.G. Holland, Newport, TN.6,3 
Burial*29 Sep 1934 Her body was interred on 29 Sep 1934 at Newport, Cocke Co, TN, at Union Cem.3,7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jul 1870Moccasin Twp, Russell Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson and Charles Creigh Alderson2
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson2
11 Jun 1900Cocke Co, TNWilliam Campbell Holland, Ida D. Alderson, Ashly G. Holland, Katie Holland and Leon A. Holland5
19 Apr 1910Cocke Co, TNIda D. Alderson, Ashly G. Holland, Leon A. Holland, Aileen N. Holland and Robert J. Holland2
20 Jan 1920Newport, Cocke Co, TNIda D. Alderson, Aileen N. Holland and Leon A. Holland2
3 Apr 1930Newport, Cocke Co, TNIda D. Alderson and Leon A. Holland2

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 Mar 1890 She married William Campbell Holland at Wise Co, VA, on 19 Mar 1890. Wm C Holland, age 30, single, b. Cocke Co, TN, par. Chas & Matilda Holland; Ida Alderson, at 20, single, b. Russell Co, VA, par. Geo & E.B. Alderson.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Russell Co, VA births, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/births/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2792] Tennessee Death Certificate online at familysearch.org,.
  7. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed November 2015.

Nancy F. Alderson1

F, #4245, b. circa 1871, d. 16 Apr 1892
FatherGeorge Alderson b. 23 Aug 1845, d. 24 Jul 1929
MotherElizabeth Brown Bickley b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*circa 1871 Nancy was born at Russell Co, VA, circa 1871. 
 She was the daughter of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1880 Nancy F. Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1880 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA.2 
Death*16 Apr 1892 Nancy died on 16 Apr 1892 at Wise Co, VA. Nancy F. Alderson, age 21, b. Russell Co, VA, par. Geo D & Elizabeth Alderson, died of meningitis, informant George Alderson, father.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson2

Citations

  1. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Wise Co, VA deaths, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Harriet Emily Alderson1

F, #4246, b. 27 Aug 1872, d. 26 Jun 1886
FatherGeorge Alderson b. 23 Aug 1845, d. 24 Jul 1929
MotherElizabeth Brown Bickley b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*27 Aug 1872 Harriet was born at Russell Co, VA, on 27 Aug 1872.1 
 She was the daughter of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1880 Harriet Emily Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1880 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA.2 
Death*26 Jun 1886 Harriet died on 26 Jun 1886 at Wise Co, VA, at age 13.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson2

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Russell Co, VA births, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/births/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Robert Dickenson Alderson1

M, #4247, b. 15 Jul 1874, d. 17 Apr 1942
FatherGeorge Alderson b. 23 Aug 1845, d. 24 Jul 1929
MotherElizabeth Brown Bickley b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*15 Jul 1874 Robert was born at Hansonville, Russell Co, VA, on 15 Jul 1874.2,1 
 He was the son of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1880 Robert Dickenson Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1880 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA.3 
Marriage*30 Nov 1899 He married Lula M. Combs at Blountville, Sullivan Co, TN, on 30 Nov 1899.4,3 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: merchant in Jun 1900 at Bondtown, Wise Co, VA.3 
Census*21 Jun 1900 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Lula M. Combs appeared on the census as head of household at Bondtown, Wise Co, VA, on 21 Jun 1900.3 
Num Child*21 Jun 1900 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Lula M. Combs had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Divorce*9 Dec 1903 Robert was divorced from Lula M. Combs at Bondtown, Wise Co, VA, on 9 Dec 1903.4 
Marriage*circa 1909 He married Ella Mae Vermillion circa 1909.3 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: manager in May 1910 at Richmond Dist, Wise Co, VA. Store manager, commisary.3 
Num Child*5 May 1910 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census*5 May 1910 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion appeared on the census as head of household at Richmond Dist, Wise Co, VA, on 5 May 1910.3 
Employment*Sep 1918 Occupation: cashier in Sep 1918 at Norton, Wise Co, VA. Norton Hardware Co.1 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Robert Dickenson Alderson registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Wise Co, VA.1 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion resided at Norton, Wise Co, VA, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: secretary in Jan 1920 at Norton, Wise Co, VA. Wholesale house.3 
Census16 Jan 1920 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion appeared on the census as head of household at Norton, Wise Co, VA, on 16 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: agent in Apr 1930 at Norton, Wise Co, VA. Insurance company.3 
Census12 Apr 1930 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion appeared on the census as head of household at Norton, Wise Co, VA, on 12 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Ethel Vermillion, sister[-in-law], age 34, single, b. VA, stenographer, insurance co.3 
Census25 Apr 1940 Robert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion appeared on the census as head of household at Norton, Wise Co, VA, on 25 Apr 1940.3 
Death*17 Apr 1942 Robert died on 17 Apr 1942 at Norton, Wise Co, VA, at age 67.5 
Burial*19 Apr 1942 His body was interred on 19 Apr 1942 at Norton, Wise Co, VA, at Laurel Grove Cem.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson3
21 Jun 1900Bondtown, Wise Co, VARobert Dickenson Alderson and Lula M. Combs3
5 May 1910Richmond Dist, Wise Co, VARobert Dickenson Alderson and Ella Mae Vermillion3
16 Jan 1920Norton, Wise Co, VARobert Dickenson Alderson, Ella Mae Vermillion, Mildred Elizabeth Alderson and Jack Delaney Alderson3
12 Apr 1930Norton, Wise Co, VARobert Dickenson Alderson, Ella Mae Vermillion, Mildred Elizabeth Alderson and Jack Delaney Alderson3
25 Apr 1940Norton, Wise Co, VARobert Dickenson Alderson, Ella Mae Vermillion, Mildred Elizabeth Alderson, Jack Delaney Alderson and Nera Kennedy3

Partners and Children

Marriage*30 Nov 1899 He married Lula M. Combs at Blountville, Sullivan Co, TN, on 30 Nov 1899.4,3 
Divorce*9 Dec 1903 Robert was divorced from Lula M. Combs at Bondtown, Wise Co, VA, on 9 Dec 1903.4 
Child

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1909 He married Ella Mae Vermillion circa 1909.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  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. [S211] Email Christine Burrows Alderson, e-mail address, 4 November 2015.
  5. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.

William B. Alderson1

M, #4248, b. 2 Aug 1876, d. 15 Mar 1918
FatherGeorge Alderson b. 23 Aug 1845, d. 24 Jul 1929
MotherElizabeth Brown Bickley b. 16 Dec 1848, d. 26 Mar 1925
Birth*2 Aug 1876 William was born at Hawkins Mill, Russell Co, VA, on 2 Aug 1876. Wm. B. Alderson, b. 2 Aug 1876, par. Geo. & E. R. Alderson.1,2 
 He was the son of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley
(Witness) Census2 Jun 1880 William B. Alderson appeared on the census of 2 Jun 1880 in the household of George Alderson and Elizabeth Brown Bickley at Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VA.3 
Marriage*25 Oct 1909 He married Margaret A. McKenna at Flint, Genesee Co, MI, on 25 Oct 1909. Wm Alderson, age 31, b. Hawkins Mills, VA, res. Flint, par. Geo Alderson & Elizabeth Bickley; Margaret Weckenna [sic: McKenna], age 29, b. OH, res. Rochester, PA, par. Wm McKenna & Ella OBrien; md at Flint.2 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1910 at Rochester, Beaver Co, PA.3 
Census*28 Apr 1910 William B. Alderson and Margaret A. McKenna were listed as residents in the census report at Rochester, Beaver Co, PA, on 28 Apr 1910. Enumerated in the household of William and Ellen G. McKenna, parents of Margaret A. McKenna.3 
Death*15 Mar 1918 William died on 15 Mar 1918 at Rochester, Beaver Co, PA, at age 41. Accidently crushed between cars on Pennsylvania Railroad, where he was an employee (foreman).4 
Burial*18 Mar 1918 His body was interred on 18 Mar 1918 at Beaver Co, PA, at St Cecilia Cem.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 Jun 1880Lipps Dist, Wise Co, VAGeorge Alderson, Elizabeth Brown Bickley, Ida D. Alderson, Nancy F. Alderson, Harriet Emily Alderson, Robert Dickenson Alderson, William B. Alderson and George Rutledge Alderson3
28 Apr 1910Rochester, Beaver Co, PAWilliam B. Alderson, Margaret A. McKenna and George K. Alderson3

Partners and Children

Marriage*25 Oct 1909 He married Margaret A. McKenna at Flint, Genesee Co, MI, on 25 Oct 1909. Wm Alderson, age 31, b. Hawkins Mills, VA, res. Flint, par. Geo Alderson & Elizabeth Bickley; Margaret Weckenna [sic: McKenna], age 29, b. OH, res. Rochester, PA, par. Wm McKenna & Ella OBrien; md at Flint.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Russell Co, VA births, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/births/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2837] PA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.

Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer1,2

F, #4249, b. 14 Nov 1852, d. 22 Apr 1893
Birth*14 Nov 1852 Martha was born at Russell Co, VA, on 14 Nov 1852. Daughter of Wesley & Martha "Mattie" Gilmer; 1880 census age 27.2 
Marriage*16 Sep 1872 She married Charles Creigh Alderson at Russell Co, VA, on 16 Sep 1872. Charles C. Alderson, age 22, single, b. Russell Co, par. Thomas C. M. & Nancy J. Alderson; Mattie L. Gilmer, age 19, single, b. Russell Co, VA, par. Wesley & Martha Gilmer; performed by G. A. Frazier.1 
Census11 Jun 1880 Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer and Charles Creigh Alderson appeared on the census as head of household at Moccasin Dist, Russell Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1880. Also enumerated in this household were Clara Gilmer, age 8, b. VA, cousin; and James P. Gilmer, age 37, b. VA, farmer, brother-in-law.3 
Death*22 Apr 1893 Martha died on 22 Apr 1893 at Russell Co, VA, at age 40. Mattie Alderson, d. 22 April 1893, age 42y, cause typhoid fever, b. Russell Co, d. Russell Co, par. Wesley & Mattie Gilmer, informant C. C. Alderson, husband.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Moccasin Dist, Russell Co, VACharles Creigh Alderson, Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer, James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson and Walter Edgar Alderson3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Russell Co, VA marriages, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/marriages/…, accessed March 2008.
  2. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Russell Co, VA deaths, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/deaths/…, accessed March 2008.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Russell Co, VA births, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~varussel/vitals/births/…, accessed March 2008.

James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson1,2

M, #4250, b. 24 Mar 1875
FatherCharles Creigh Alderson b. 21 Jan 1850, d. 1935
MotherMartha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer b. 14 Nov 1852, d. 22 Apr 1893
Birth2Feb 1875 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson was birth2 in Feb 1875 at VA.3 
Birth*24 Mar 1875 James was born at Russell Co, VA, on 24 Mar 1875.1 
 He was the son of Charles Creigh Alderson and Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles Creigh Alderson and Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer at Moccasin Dist, Russell Co, VA.2 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: farm laborer in Jun 1900 at Surface Creek, Delta Co, CO.3 
Census*1 Jun 1900 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson was listed as a resident in the census report at Surface Creek, Delta Co, CO, on 1 Jun 1900. Household of John and Rachel Young.3 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: clerk in May 1910 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA. Own store.2 
(Witness) Census10 May 1910 He appeared on the census of 10 May 1910 in the household of Charles Creigh Alderson at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1915 He married Willie Jean circa 1915.2 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: merchant in Sep 1918 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA.1 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Russell Co, VA.1 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson and Willie Jean resided at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: merchant in Jan 1920 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA. Grocery store.2 
Census*12 Jan 1920 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson and Willie Jean appeared on the census as head of household at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA, on 12 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: salesman in Apr 1930 at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA. Grocery.2 
(Witness) Census4 Apr 1930 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson appeared on the census of 4 Apr 1930 in the household of Charles Creigh Alderson at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA.2 
Residence*1935 James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson resided at Lebanon, Russell Co, VA, in 1935.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Moccasin Dist, Russell Co, VACharles Creigh Alderson, Martha Louise "Mattie" Gilmer, James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson and Walter Edgar Alderson2
1 Jun 1900Surface Creek, Delta Co, COJames Eugene "Eugene" Alderson3
10 May 1910Lebanon, Russell Co, VACharles Creigh Alderson, James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson, Mary Isabel Alderson, Ada Via Alderson and Charles Davis Alderson2
12 Jan 1920Lebanon, Russell Co, VAJames Eugene "Eugene" Alderson, Willie Jean, James Eugene Alderson Jr., Robert H. Alderson, Howard Scott Alderson, Charles Creigh Alderson and Charles Davis Alderson2
4 Apr 1930Lebanon, Russell Co, VACharles Creigh Alderson, James Eugene "Eugene" Alderson, Willie Jean, James Eugene Alderson Jr., Robert H. Alderson and Howard Scott Alderson2

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1915 He married Willie Jean circa 1915.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Charles C. Alderson, newspaper unknown (probably Lebanon, VA), 1935.