Vernon A. Turner1

M, #48906, b. circa 1904
Birth*circa 1904 Vernon A. Turner was born circa 1904 at Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*13 Jun 1931 He married Belma Jane Burgess at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jun 1931.
Vernon A. Turner, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Mt Hope, par. C.C. & M.B., painter; Belma M. Burgess, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Cranberry, par. Richard & Rosa; md by C.W.L. Payne at Mt Hope.1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: painter in Apr 1940 at Kilsyth, Fayette Co, WV. Construction.2 
Census*15 Apr 1940 Vernon A. Turner and Belma Jane Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Kilsyth, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1940. William Lee Burgess was enumerated as William L. Turner.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Apr 1940Kilsyth, Fayette Co, WVVernon A. Turner and Belma Jane Burgess2

Partners and Children

Marriage*13 Jun 1931 He married Belma Jane Burgess at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jun 1931.
Vernon A. Turner, age 25, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Mt Hope, par. C.C. & M.B., painter; Belma M. Burgess, age 24, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Cranberry, par. Richard & Rosa; md by C.W.L. Payne at Mt Hope.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Chester F. Bledsoe1

M, #48907, b. circa 1908
Birth*circa 1908 Chester F. Bledsoe was born circa 1908 at NC.1 
Marriage*31 Aug 1930 He married Cathleen Belle Burgess at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 31 Aug 1930.
Chester F. Bledsoe, age 22, b. NC, res. Prosperity; Cathern Belle Burgess, age 18, b. Fayette Co, res. Prosperity; md by G.W. Ogden at Beckley.1 
Employment*May 1940 Occupation: coal miner in May 1940 at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Census*10 May 1940 Chester F. Bledsoe and Cathleen Belle Burgess appeared on the census as head of household at Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WV, on 10 May 1940.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 May 1940Cranberry, Raleigh Co, WVChester F. Bledsoe and Cathleen Belle Burgess2

Partners and Children

Marriage*31 Aug 1930 He married Cathleen Belle Burgess at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 31 Aug 1930.
Chester F. Bledsoe, age 22, b. NC, res. Prosperity; Cathern Belle Burgess, age 18, b. Fayette Co, res. Prosperity; md by G.W. Ogden at Beckley.1 
Children

Citations

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

Opal Ileen Evans1

F, #48908
Marriage*23 Nov 1946 She married William Franklin Burgess at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1946.
William Franklin Burgess, age 23, b. 19 April 1923, Cranberry, WV, res. Cranberry, par. Richard Edward & Rose Ethel Burgess; Opal Ileen Evans, age 17, b. 25 February 1929, Cranberry, res. Cranberry, par. James & Annie Josephine Evans; md by Ray Morgan at Beckley.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Nov 1946 She married William Franklin Burgess at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1946.
William Franklin Burgess, age 23, b. 19 April 1923, Cranberry, WV, res. Cranberry, par. Richard Edward & Rose Ethel Burgess; Opal Ileen Evans, age 17, b. 25 February 1929, Cranberry, res. Cranberry, par. James & Annie Josephine Evans; md by Ray Morgan at Beckley.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  2. [S211] Email Roseanna Goebel, , 1 July 2016.

Betty Bledsoe1

F, #48909
Father*Chester F. Bledsoe1 b. circa 1908
Mother*Cathleen Belle Burgess1 b. 29 Jun 1912, d. 27 Sep 2004
 Betty Bledsoe is the daughter of Chester F. Bledsoe and Cathleen Belle Burgess.1 

Citations

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

Jackie Bledsoe1

M, #48910
Father*Chester F. Bledsoe1 b. circa 1908
Mother*Cathleen Belle Burgess1 b. 29 Jun 1912, d. 27 Sep 2004
 Jackie Bledsoe is the son of Chester F. Bledsoe and Cathleen Belle Burgess.1 

Citations

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

Robert Gene Turner1

M, #48918
Father*Vernon A. Turner1 b. circa 1904
Mother*Belma Jane Burgess1 b. 29 Jun 1905, d. 25 Apr 1965
 Robert Gene Turner is the son of Vernon A. Turner and Belma Jane Burgess.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.

Charles Richard Turner1,2

M, #48919
Father*Vernon A. Turner1 b. circa 1904
Mother*Belma Jane Burgess1 b. 29 Jun 1905, d. 25 Apr 1965
 Charles Richard Turner is the son of Vernon A. Turner and Belma Jane Burgess.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.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

William Lee Burgess1

M, #48920
Mother*Belma Jane Burgess1 b. 29 Jun 1905, d. 25 Apr 1965
 William Lee Burgess is the son of Belma Jane Burgess.1 

Citations

  1. [S2719] "Mt Hope Personals," Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 11 July 1949.

Geraldine Bragg1

F, #48921
Father*Carnis Lee Bragg1 b. 5 Sep 1912, d. 12 Aug 1978
Mother*Leona Helen Burgess1 b. 25 Aug 1915, d. 29 Jul 1976
 Geraldine Bragg is the daughter of Carnis Lee Bragg and Leona Helen Burgess.1 

Citations

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