Paulline Arnold1

F, #25501
Father*Deniford Arnold1 b. circa 1906
Mother*Amanda E. Settle1 b. circa 1905
 Paulline Arnold is the daughter of Deniford Arnold and Amanda E. Settle.1 

Citations

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

Marie Tanner1

F, #25502
Father*Joseph Tanner1 b. circa 1905
Mother*Cora L. Settle1 b. 3 Jan 1908, d. 23 Mar 1993
 Marie Tanner is the daughter of Joseph Tanner and Cora L. Settle.1 

Citations

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

George Franklin Arthur1,2

M, #25503, b. 27 May 1906, d. May 1964
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur2 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith2 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*27 May 1906 George was born at WV on 27 May 1906.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.2 
(Witness) Census28 Apr 1910 George Franklin Arthur appeared on the census of 28 Apr 1910 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 George Franklin Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage*16 Sep 1926 George Franklin Arthur married Josie A. Richmond on 16 Sep 1926.1,2 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: timberman in Apr 1930 at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV. Timber cutter, lumber jobs.2 
Census*7 Apr 1930 George Franklin Arthur and Josie A. Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1930.2 
Death*May 1964 George Franklin Arthur died in May 1964..3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Apr 1910Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur and James Ernest Arthur2
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur2
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVGeorge Franklin Arthur and Josie A. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Sep 1926 George Franklin Arthur married Josie A. Richmond on 16 Sep 1926.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

James Ernest Arthur1,2

M, #25504, b. 22 Aug 1907, d. 17 Oct 1997
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur1 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith1 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*22 Aug 1907 James Ernest Arthur was born on 22 Aug 1907 at WV.3,1 
 He was the son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 
(Witness) Census28 Apr 1910 James Ernest Arthur appeared on the census of 28 Apr 1910 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 James Ernest Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage*circa 1929 He married Gladys Meadows circa 1929. Russell Blaine Arthur History has 3 July 1930, but this would have been after the birth of their son Robert E; date is probably 3 July 1929.1,3 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV. Lumber mill.1 
Census*30 Apr 1930 James Ernest Arthur and Gladys Meadows appeared on the census as head of household at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1930.1 
Death*17 Oct 1997 James Ernest Arthur died on 17 Oct 1997 at Rupert, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 90..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Apr 1910Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur and James Ernest Arthur1
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur1
30 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVJames Ernest Arthur and Gladys Meadows1

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1929 He married Gladys Meadows circa 1929. Russell Blaine Arthur History has 3 July 1930, but this would have been after the birth of their son Robert E; date is probably 3 July 1929.1,3 
Child

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. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Russell Blaine Arthur1,2

M, #25505, b. 7 Aug 1910, d. 18 Jun 1997
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur2 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith2 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*7 Aug 1910 Russell Blaine Arthur was born on 7 Aug 1910 at WV.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Russell Blaine Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Russell Blaine Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage*24 Apr 1937 Russell Blaine Arthur married Margaret Marie Bragg, daughter of Samuel Adam Bragg and Bertie Lula Goodson, on 24 Apr 1937.1 
Employment*May 1940 Occupation: farmer in May 1940 at Pear, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census18 May 1940 Russell Blaine Arthur appeared on the census of 18 May 1940 in the household of Samuel Adam Bragg at Pear, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Death*18 Jun 1997 Russell Blaine Arthur died on 18 Jun 1997 at Shady Spring, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 86..3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur2
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur2
18 May 1940Pear, Raleigh Co, WVSamuel Adam Bragg, Samuel Edward Bragg, Beecher Loren Bragg, Leonard Adam Bragg, James L. Bragg, Russell Blaine Arthur and Margaret Marie Bragg2

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Apr 1937 Russell Blaine Arthur married Margaret Marie Bragg, daughter of Samuel Adam Bragg and Bertie Lula Goodson, on 24 Apr 1937.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Kenneth Eugene Bragg, Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlor, online at http://www.ronaldmeadowsfp.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1012573, accessed December 2013.

Edith V. Arthur1,2

F, #25506, b. 6 Feb 1912, d. 7 Jan 2004
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur2 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith2 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*6 Feb 1912 Edith V. Arthur was born on 6 Feb 1912 at WV.1,3,2 
 She was the daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Edith V. Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage*4 Jun 1936 Edith V. Arthur married Herman Garten on 4 Jun 1936.3 
Death*7 Jan 2004 Edith died on 7 Jan 2004 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 91. BECKLEY - Edith V. Garten, 91, of Beckley died Jan. 7, 2004. Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at Rose & Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley.1,4 
Burial*11 Jan 2004 Her body was interred on 11 Jan 2004 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at Sunset Memorial Park.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur2

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jun 1936 Edith V. Arthur married Herman Garten on 4 Jun 1936.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Edith V. Garten, Charleston (WV) Gazette), 10 Jan 2004.

Henry D. Arthur1

M, #25507, b. 23 Jul 1913, d. 26 Mar 1989
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur1 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith1 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*23 Jul 1913 Henry was born at WV on 23 Jul 1913. 1920 census age 7; 1930 census age 16; Russell Arthur History has 4 March 1922, but appears to be switched with Nerma G.2,1,3 
 He was the son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Henry D. Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Henry D. Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage* Henry D. Arthur married Martha Fox.3 
Death*26 Mar 1989 Henry D. Arthur died on 26 Mar 1989 at Baltimore, MD, at age 75..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur1
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur1

Partners and Children

Marriage* Henry D. Arthur married Martha Fox.3 

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. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Eva Vadie Arthur1,2

F, #25508, b. 16 Apr 1915, d. 17 Jan 1989
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur2 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith2 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*16 Apr 1915 Eva Vadie Arthur was born on 16 Apr 1915 at WV.3,1,2 
 She was the daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.2 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Eva Vadie Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Eva Vadie Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Marriage*20 Jul 1935 Eva Vadie Arthur married George Fox on 20 Jul 1935.1 
Death*17 Jan 1989 Eva Vadie Arthur died on 17 Jan 1989 at Shady Spring, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 73..3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur2
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur2

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jul 1935 Eva Vadie Arthur married George Fox on 20 Jul 1935.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Beatrice Nannie Arthur1,2

F, #25509, b. 25 Jan 1919, d. 28 Jan 2007
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur1 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith1 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*25 Jan 1919 Beatrice was born at WV on 25 Jan 1919. 1920 census age 11/12.3,2,1 
 She was the daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 
(Witness) Census5 Jan 1920 Beatrice Nannie Arthur appeared on the census of 5 Jan 1920 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith at Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Beatrice Nannie Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage*20 Jan 1937 Beatrice Nannie Arthur married Clyde Wriston on 20 Jan 1937.2 
Death*28 Jan 2007 Beatrice died on 28 Jan 2007 at Sumiton, Walker Co, AL, at age 88. Beatrice Arthur Wriston. Beatrice Arthur Wriston, 88, of Sumiton, Ala., formerly of Oak Hill, died Jan. 28, 2007.

Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at melton@wvdsl.net.

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary, Beckley.3,4 
Burial*2 Feb 2007 She was buried on 2 Feb 2007 at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jan 1920Bennett Pct, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Bessie E. Smith, George Franklin Arthur, James Ernest Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Edith V. Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur and Beatrice Nannie Arthur1
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur1

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jan 1937 Beatrice Nannie Arthur married Clyde Wriston on 20 Jan 1937.2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Beatrice Arthur Wriston, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, 1 Feb 2007, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed May 2008.

Nerma G. Arthur1

F, #25510, b. 4 Mar 1922, d. 7 Sep 1993
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur1 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith1 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*4 Mar 1922 Nerma was born at WV on 4 Mar 1922. 1930 census age 8; date switched with Henry in Russell Arthur History.2,3,1 
 She was the daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Nerma G. Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage* Nerma G. Arthur married Henry McDaniel.3 
Death*7 Sep 1993 Nerma G. Arthur died on 7 Sep 1993 at age 71..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur1

Partners and Children

Marriage* Nerma G. Arthur married Henry McDaniel.3 

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. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Jocie Helen Arthur1,2,3

F, #25511, b. 13 Apr 1924, d. 16 Mar 2004
Father*Oliver James Blaine Arthur3 b. 22 Jun 1882, d. 3 Apr 1968
Mother*Bessie E. Smith3 b. 20 Nov 1884, d. 9 Dec 1955
Birth*13 Apr 1924 Jocie was born at Abraham, Raleigh Co, WV, on 13 Apr 1924.2,1,4,3 
 She was the daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.3 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Jocie Helen Arthur appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Oliver James Blaine Arthur at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Marriage*23 Jan 1943 Jocie Helen Arthur married Samuel Meadows on 23 Jan 1943.1 
Marriage*20 Apr 1946 She married Benton Surratt at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1946.
Benton Surratt, age 27, b. 30 Oct 1918, Montcoal, WV, res. Beckley, par. Joel & Hester Surratt; Helen Meadows, age 22, b. 13 Apr 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. Oliver & Bessie Arthur; md by Charles E. Walker at Beckley.4,1 
Marriage*6 Aug 1955 She married Charles William Bragg at MacArthur, Raleigh Co, WV, on 6 Aug 1955.
Charles W. Bragg, age 26, b. 7 September 1928, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, WV, par. Samuel A. Bragg & Bertie L. Meadows; Helen Surratt, age 31, b. 13 April 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. O.B. & Bessie Arthur; md by G.R. Hubbard at MacArthur.4,1 
Death*16 Mar 2004 Jocie Helen Arthur died on 16 Mar 2004 at Leivasy, Nicholas Co, WV, at age 79..5,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVOliver James Blaine Arthur, Russell Blaine Arthur, Henry D. Arthur, Eva Vadie Arthur, Beatrice Nannie Arthur, Nerma G. Arthur and Jocie Helen Arthur3

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Jan 1943 She married Samuel Meadows on 23 Jan 1943.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Apr 1946 She married Benton Surratt at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1946.
Benton Surratt, age 27, b. 30 Oct 1918, Montcoal, WV, res. Beckley, par. Joel & Hester Surratt; Helen Meadows, age 22, b. 13 Apr 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. Oliver & Bessie Arthur; md by Charles E. Walker at Beckley.4,1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*6 Aug 1955 She married Charles William Bragg at MacArthur, Raleigh Co, WV, on 6 Aug 1955.
Charles W. Bragg, age 26, b. 7 September 1928, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, WV, par. Samuel A. Bragg & Bertie L. Meadows; Helen Surratt, age 31, b. 13 April 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. O.B. & Bessie Arthur; md by G.R. Hubbard at MacArthur.4,1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  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. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Jocie Helen Bragg, Charleston (WV) Gazette, 19 March 2005.

Josie A. Richmond1,2

F, #25512, b. circa 1911
Birth*circa 1911 Josie A. Richmond was born circa 1911 at WV.2 
Marriage*16 Sep 1926 She married George Franklin Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 16 Sep 1926.1,2 
Census*7 Apr 1930 Josie A. Richmond and George Franklin Arthur appeared on the census as head of household at Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1930.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Apr 1930Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVGeorge Franklin Arthur and Josie A. Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage*16 Sep 1926 She married George Franklin Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 16 Sep 1926.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

George F. Arthur Jr1

M, #25513
Father*George Franklin Arthur1 b. 27 May 1906, d. May 1964
Mother*Josie A. Richmond1 b. circa 1911
 George F. Arthur Jr is the son of George Franklin Arthur and Josie A. Richmond.1 

Citations

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

Glenna R. Arthur1

F, #25514
Father*George Franklin Arthur1 b. 27 May 1906, d. May 1964
Mother*Josie A. Richmond1 b. circa 1911
 Glenna R. Arthur is the daughter of George Franklin Arthur and Josie A. Richmond.1 

Citations

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

Gladys Meadows1,2

F, #25515, b. circa 1912
Birth*circa 1912 Gladys Meadows was born circa 1912 at WV.2 
Marriage*circa 1929 She married James Ernest Arthur circa 1929. Russell Blaine Arthur History has 3 July 1930, but this would have been after the birth of their son Robert E; date is probably 3 July 1929.2,1 
Census*30 Apr 1930 Gladys Meadows and James Ernest Arthur appeared on the census as head of household at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1930.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVJames Ernest Arthur and Gladys Meadows2

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1929 She married James Ernest Arthur circa 1929. Russell Blaine Arthur History has 3 July 1930, but this would have been after the birth of their son Robert E; date is probably 3 July 1929.2,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Robert E. Arthur1

M, #25516
Father*James Ernest Arthur1 b. 22 Aug 1907, d. 17 Oct 1997
Mother*Gladys Meadows1 b. circa 1912
 Robert E. Arthur is the son of James Ernest Arthur and Gladys Meadows.1 

Citations

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

Margaret Marie Bragg1

F, #25517, b. 3 Apr 1919, d. 10 Sep 2000
Father*Samuel Adam Bragg b. 16 Nov 1888, d. 21 Jun 1952
Mother*Bertie Lula Goodson b. 4 Jan 1902, d. 2 May 2001
Birth*3 Apr 1919 Margaret Marie Bragg was born on 3 Apr 1919 at WV.2,1,3 
 She was the daughter of Samuel Adam Bragg and Bertie Lula Goodson
(Witness) Census14 Jan 1920 Margaret Marie Bragg appeared on the census of 14 Jan 1920 in the household of Adam M. Bragg at Plumley Pct, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census8 Apr 1930 Margaret Marie Bragg appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1930 in the household of Samuel Adam Bragg and Bertie Lula Goodson at New-Pear Rd, Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Marriage*24 Apr 1937 Margaret Marie Bragg married Russell Blaine Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 24 Apr 1937.1 
(Witness) Census18 May 1940 Margaret Marie Bragg appeared on the census of 18 May 1940 in the household of Samuel Adam Bragg at Pear, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Residence*19 Sep 1975 Margaret Marie Bragg resided at Shady Spring, Raleigh Co, WV, on 19 Sep 1975.4 
Death*10 Sep 2000 She died on 10 Sep 2000 at Daniels, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 81..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
14 Jan 1920Plumley Pct, Raleigh Co, WVAdam M. Bragg, Samuel Adam Bragg, William Lonnie Bragg, Bertie Lula Goodson and Margaret Marie Bragg3
8 Apr 1930New-Pear Rd, Richmond Dist, Raleigh Co, WVSamuel Adam Bragg, Bertie Lula Goodson, Margaret Marie Bragg, Samuel Edward Bragg, Beecher Loren Bragg, Leonard Adam Bragg and Adam M. Bragg3
18 May 1940Pear, Raleigh Co, WVSamuel Adam Bragg, Samuel Edward Bragg, Beecher Loren Bragg, Leonard Adam Bragg, James L. Bragg, Russell Blaine Arthur and Margaret Marie Bragg3

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Apr 1937 She married Russell Blaine Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 24 Apr 1937.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  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, Leonard Adam Bragg, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 21 September 1975.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Kenneth Eugene Bragg, Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlor, online at http://www.ronaldmeadowsfp.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1012573, accessed December 2013.

Herman Garten1

M, #25518
Marriage*4 Jun 1936 Herman Garten married Edith V. Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 4 Jun 1936.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jun 1936 Herman Garten married Edith V. Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 4 Jun 1936.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Henry McDaniel1

M, #25519
Marriage* Henry McDaniel married Nerma G. Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage* Henry McDaniel married Nerma G. Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Martha Fox1

F, #25520
Marriage* Martha Fox married Henry D. Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage* Martha Fox married Henry D. Arthur, son of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

George Fox1

M, #25521, b. 23 Nov 1915
Birth*23 Nov 1915 George Fox was born on 23 Nov 1915.1 
Marriage*20 Jul 1935 He married Eva Vadie Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 20 Jul 1935.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jul 1935 George Fox married Eva Vadie Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 20 Jul 1935.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Clyde Wriston1

M, #25522
Marriage*20 Jan 1937 Clyde Wriston married Beatrice Nannie Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 20 Jan 1937.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Jan 1937 Clyde Wriston married Beatrice Nannie Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 20 Jan 1937.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Samuel Meadows1

M, #25523
Marriage*23 Jan 1943 Samuel Meadows married Jocie Helen Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 23 Jan 1943.1 
Death* Samuel Meadows died at WWII, Italy..1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Jan 1943 He married Jocie Helen Arthur, daughter of Oliver James Blaine Arthur and Bessie E. Smith, on 23 Jan 1943.1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.

Benton Surratt1

M, #25524, b. 30 Oct 1918
Birth*30 Oct 1918 Benton was born at Montcoal, Raleigh Co, WV, on 30 Oct 1918.2 
Marriage*20 Apr 1946 He married Jocie Helen Arthur at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1946.
Benton Surratt, age 27, b. 30 Oct 1918, Montcoal, WV, res. Beckley, par. Joel & Hester Surratt; Helen Meadows, age 22, b. 13 Apr 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. Oliver & Bessie Arthur; md by Charles E. Walker at Beckley.2,1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*20 Apr 1946 He married Jocie Helen Arthur at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1946.
Benton Surratt, age 27, b. 30 Oct 1918, Montcoal, WV, res. Beckley, par. Joel & Hester Surratt; Helen Meadows, age 22, b. 13 Apr 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. Oliver & Bessie Arthur; md by Charles E. Walker at Beckley.2,1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.

Charles William Bragg1

M, #25525
Father*Samuel Adam Bragg2 b. 16 Nov 1888, d. 21 Jun 1952
Mother*Bertie Lula Goodson2 b. 4 Jan 1902, d. 2 May 2001
 Charles William Bragg is the son of Samuel Adam Bragg and Bertie Lula Goodson.2 
Marriage*6 Aug 1955 He married Jocie Helen Arthur at MacArthur, Raleigh Co, WV, on 6 Aug 1955.
Charles W. Bragg, age 26, b. 7 September 1928, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, WV, par. Samuel A. Bragg & Bertie L. Meadows; Helen Surratt, age 31, b. 13 April 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. O.B. & Bessie Arthur; md by G.R. Hubbard at MacArthur.3,1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*6 Aug 1955 He married Jocie Helen Arthur at MacArthur, Raleigh Co, WV, on 6 Aug 1955.
Charles W. Bragg, age 26, b. 7 September 1928, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, WV, par. Samuel A. Bragg & Bertie L. Meadows; Helen Surratt, age 31, b. 13 April 1924, Abraham, WV, res. Shady Spring, par. O.B. & Bessie Arthur; md by G.R. Hubbard at MacArthur.3,1 

Citations

  1. [S138] Vota Elaine Crawford Smith, Family History of Russell Blaine Arthur, by author, ca. 1988,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.