William 'Willie' Lee Upton

M, #1851, b. 20 Mar 1872, d. 22 Dec 1941
FatherLloyd Anderson Upton b. August, 1837, d. January 11, 1919
MotherEliza Susan Leach b. October, 1847, d. April 18, 1915
Birth*20 Mar 1872 William was born at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 20 Mar 1872.
Death certificate has 20 March 1882; gravestone "age 69".1,2 
 He was the son of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach
(Witness) Census8 Jun 1880 William 'Willie' Lee Upton appeared on the census of 8 Jun 1880 in the household of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.3 
Marriage*24 Dec 1897 He married Nettie L. Field at Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1897. W.L. Upton, age 24, single, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. L.A. and E.S., miner; Nettie Field, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Thos B. and Alice S; md by John Tilton Marley; L.L. Upton.4 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: coal miner in Jun 1900 at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Census*15 Jun 1900 William 'Willie' Lee Upton and Nettie L. Field appeared on the census as head of household at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jun 1900.2 
Residence*11 Jan 1919 William 'Willie' Lee Upton resided at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jan 1919.5 
Residence22 Apr 1940 He resided at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1940.6 
Death*22 Dec 1941 William died on 22 Dec 1941 at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, at age 69.1 
Burial*24 Dec 1941 His body was interred on 24 Dec 1941 at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, at Westlake Cem.1,7 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jun 1880Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVLloyd Anderson Upton, Eliza Susan Leach, Lelia Bell Upton, Mary Gertrude Upton and William 'Willie' Lee Upton3
15 Jun 1900Ansted, Fayette Co, WVWilliam 'Willie' Lee Upton, Nettie L. Field and Claudie Upton2

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Dec 1897 He married Nettie L. Field at Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1897. W.L. Upton, age 24, single, b. Greenbrier Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. L.A. and E.S., miner; Nettie Field, age 19, single, b. Fayette Co, WV, res. Fayette Co, par. Thos B. and Alice S; md by John Tilton Marley; L.L. Upton.4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  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 Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lloyd Upton, Lewisburg (WV) Greenbrier Independent, Friday, 24 January 1919.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Lelia B. Upton, Hinton (WV) Independent-Herald, Wednesday, 24 April 1940.
  7. [S74] Newsnotes, Geneal. Society, Fay. & Ral. Cos., WV, Quarterly vol 8, no 4, p. 2.

Luella Gray Upton

F, #1852, b. 1875, d. 1875
FatherLloyd Anderson Upton b. August, 1837, d. January 11, 1919
MotherEliza Susan Leach b. October, 1847, d. April 18, 1915
Death*1875 Luella died in 1875 at Monroe Co, WV. 
Birth*1875 Luella was born at Monroe Co, WV, in 1875. 
 She was the daughter of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach

Frank Rodney Upton1

M, #1853, b. Jul 1880, d. 18 May 1947
FatherLloyd Anderson Upton b. August, 1837, d. January 11, 1919
MotherEliza Susan Leach b. October, 1847, d. April 18, 1915
Birth*Jul 1880 Frank was born at Monroe Co, WV, in Jul 1880. 
 He was the son of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach
(Witness) Census22 Jun 1900 Frank Rodney Upton appeared on the census of 22 Jun 1900 in the household of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Marriage*18 Dec 1901 He married Mamie Thomas at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 18 Dec 1901. Frank Rodney Upton, age 21, b. Monroe, res. Monroe; Mamie Thomas, age 19, b. Monroe, res. Monroe; md by J.C. Killian at Alderson.1 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Census*4 May 1910 Frank Rodney Upton and Mamie Thomas appeared on the census as head of household at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 4 May 1910.2 
Residence*11 Jan 1919 Frank Rodney Upton resided at Flat Mtn, Monroe Co, WV, on 11 Jan 1919.3 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Census14 Jan 1920 He and Mamie Thomas appeared on the census as head of household at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV, on 14 Jan 1920.2 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Flat Mtn Rd, Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Census*16 Apr 1930 Frank Rodney Upton and Mamie Thomas appeared on the census as head of household at Flat Mtn Rd, Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV, on 16 Apr 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Wm A. Thomas, age 74, widowed, b. WV, father-in-law.2 
Residence22 Apr 1940 Frank Rodney Upton resided at Flat Mtn, Monroe Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1940.4 
Death*18 May 1947 Frank died on 18 May 1947 at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, at age 66.5 
Burial*21 May 1947 His body was interred on 21 May 1947 at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, at Upton Cemetery.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Jun 1900Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVLloyd Anderson Upton, Eliza Susan Leach, Lelia Bell Upton, Frank Rodney Upton, Cora Annie Upton and Andrew Leach2
4 May 1910Alderson, Monroe Co, WVFrank Rodney Upton, Mamie Thomas, Noka Fanstine Upton, Ruth Upton, Frederick Roy Upton, Hubert Orville Upton and Glenn R. Upton2
14 Jan 1920Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVFrank Rodney Upton, Mamie Thomas, Noka Fanstine Upton, Ruth Upton, Frederick Roy Upton, Hubert Orville Upton, Glenn R. Upton, Emma Lucille Upton, Haven Hersey Upton, Elizabeth S. Upton, Frank Melvin Upton, Charles H. Upton and Lelia Bell Upton2
16 Apr 1930Flat Mtn Rd, Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVFrank Rodney Upton, Mamie Thomas, Noka Fanstine Upton, Frederick Roy Upton, Hubert Orville Upton, Glenn R. Upton, Emma Lucille Upton, Haven Hersey Upton, Elizabeth S. Upton, Frank Melvin Upton, Charles H. Upton, Rosalie Upton and Lelia Bell Upton2

Partners and Children

Marriage*18 Dec 1901 He married Mamie Thomas at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 18 Dec 1901. Frank Rodney Upton, age 21, b. Monroe, res. Monroe; Mamie Thomas, age 19, b. Monroe, res. Monroe; md by J.C. Killian at Alderson.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Lloyd Upton, Lewisburg (WV) Greenbrier Independent, Friday, 24 January 1919.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lelia B. Upton, Hinton (WV) Independent-Herald, Wednesday, 24 April 1940.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Frank Rodney Upton, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 21 May 1947.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Rosalie Upton Stennett, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Friday, 22 May 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed May 2009.

Effie Irene Upton

F, #1854, b. 1883, d. 4 Mar 1885
FatherLloyd Anderson Upton b. August, 1837, d. January 11, 1919
MotherEliza Susan Leach b. October, 1847, d. April 18, 1915
Birth*1883 Effie was born at Monroe Co, WV, in 1883.1 
 She was the daughter of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach
Death*4 Mar 1885 Effie died on 4 Mar 1885 at Flat Mtn, Monroe Co, WV. Effie A., d. Flat Mt, of unknown, age 1y, 9m, par. L.A. & E.S. Upton, b. Monroe Co, reported by L.A. Upton, father.1 

Citations

  1. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Monroe Co, WV.

Cora Annie Upton

F, #1855, b. 21 Dec 1886, d. 24 Dec 1973
FatherLloyd Anderson Upton b. August, 1837, d. January 11, 1919
MotherEliza Susan Leach b. October, 1847, d. April 18, 1915
Birth*21 Dec 1886 Cora was born at Monroe Co, WV, on 21 Dec 1886.1 
 She was the daughter of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach
(Witness) Census22 Jun 1900 Cora Annie Upton appeared on the census of 22 Jun 1900 in the household of Lloyd Anderson Upton and Eliza Susan Leach at Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WV.2 
Marriage*24 Dec 1907 She married Roy Estil Thomas at Monroe Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1907.
Roy E. Thomas, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; Cora A. Upton, age 21, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; md by J. W. Morgan.3 
Residence11 Jan 1919 Cora Annie Upton resided at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 11 Jan 1919.4 
Residence22 Apr 1940 She resided at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1940.5 
Residence*18 May 1947 She resided at Narrows, Giles Co, VA, on 18 May 1947.6 
Death*24 Dec 1973 Cora died on 24 Dec 1973 at Taylor Nursing Home, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 87. Informant was Marjorie Porterfield.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, at Upton Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Jun 1900Wolf Creek Dist, Monroe Co, WVLloyd Anderson Upton, Eliza Susan Leach, Lelia Bell Upton, Frank Rodney Upton, Cora Annie Upton and Andrew Leach2

Partners and Children

Marriage*24 Dec 1907 She married Roy Estil Thomas at Monroe Co, WV, on 24 Dec 1907.
Roy E. Thomas, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; Cora A. Upton, age 21, b. Monroe Co, res. Monroe Co; md by J. W. Morgan.3 

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Monroe Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Lloyd Upton, Lewisburg (WV) Greenbrier Independent, Friday, 24 January 1919.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Lelia B. Upton, Hinton (WV) Independent-Herald, Wednesday, 24 April 1940.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Frank Rodney Upton, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wed, 21 May 1947.

Juda Frances Garten1,2,3

F, #1856, b. circa 1855
Birth*circa 1855 Juda was born at Monroe Co, VA, circa 1855.1 
Marriage*1 Feb 1878 She married George G. Upton at Summers Co, WV, on 1 Feb 1878.
George G. Upton, age 42, widowed, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. n/a, farmer; Juda F. Garten, age 23, single, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co, par. n/a; md by James Sweeney.1 
Census9 Jun 1880 Juda Frances Garten and George G. Upton appeared on the census as head of household at Springfield Dist, Monroe Co, WV, on 9 Jun 1880.2 
Census*1880 Juda Frances Garten was listed as a resident in the census report at Springfield Dist, Monroe Co, WV, in 1880. 
(informant) Death3 Dec 1891 Juda was informant for the death of Bernard Upton at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 3 Dec 1891.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
9 Jun 1880Springfield Dist, Monroe Co, WVGeorge G. Upton, Juda Frances Garten, Joseph Venson Upton, Jordan W. Upton, Martha E. "Mattie" Upton and Elbert Fletcher Upton2
1880Springfield Dist, Monroe Co, WVJuda Frances Garten

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Elbert Fletcher Upton.
  4. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Summers Co, WV.

John Randolph Booth Sr

M, #1858, b. 23 Apr 1918, d. 28 Apr 1987
FatherWilliam Hobart Booth1 b. December 25, 1896, d. July 18, 1975
MotherAlice Salmon b. circa 1892, d. April 12, 1975
Birth*23 Apr 1918 John was born at Wayne Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1918.2,3 
 He was the son of William Hobart Booth and Alice Salmon.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 John Randolph Booth Sr appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Hobart Booth and Alice Salmon at Williamson, Mingo Co, WV.4 
Marriage*8 Apr 1939 He married Zela Geraldine Fridley at Warm Springs, Bath Co, VA, on 8 Apr 1939.
John Randolph Booth, age 21, single, b. Williamson, WV, res. Oak Hill, WV, par. William H. Booth & Alice Salmons, miner; Geraldine Fridley, age 19, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. William C. Fridley & Margaret Small; md by J.T. McCutcheon at Warm Springs.5 
Residence*29 Jul 1960 John Randolph Booth Sr and Zela Geraldine Fridley resided at Fairdale, Raleigh Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1960.6 
Move*Jun 1963 John Randolph Booth Sr moved to Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1963.7 
Residence12 Apr 1975 He resided at Fairdale, Raleigh Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1975.8 
Residence*18 Jul 1975 He resided at Fairdale, Raleigh Co, WV, on 18 Jul 1975.9 
Death*28 Apr 1987 John died on 28 Apr 1987 at age 69.3 
Burial* His body was interred at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Williamson, Mingo Co, WVWilliam Hobart Booth, Alice Salmon, Marguerite Booth and John Randolph Booth Sr4

Partners and Children

Marriage*8 Apr 1939 He married Zela Geraldine Fridley at Warm Springs, Bath Co, VA, on 8 Apr 1939.
John Randolph Booth, age 21, single, b. Williamson, WV, res. Oak Hill, WV, par. William H. Booth & Alice Salmons, miner; Geraldine Fridley, age 19, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. William C. Fridley & Margaret Small; md by J.T. McCutcheon at Warm Springs.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2719] "Fairdale," Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, 15 Jul 1960.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Donald Lee Booth.
  3. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.
  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. [S2719] "News From Fairdale," Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, 29 Jul 1960.
  7. [S2719] "Fairdale," Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, 17 June 1963.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Alice Booth, Charleston (WV) Gazette Mail, Sunday, 13 April 1975.
  9. [S237] Obituary, William H. Booth, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 20 July 1975.

Arminta Ellen Richmond1

F, #1859, b. 22 Jun 1906, d. 3 Mar 1981
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*22 Jun 1906 Arminta was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 22 Jun 1906.2,3 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census5 May 1910 Arminta Ellen Richmond appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Arminta Ellen Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*5 Aug 1928 She married Fred Taylor at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Aug 1928. Fred Taylor, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Sandstone, par. Chas & Katie, laborer; Arminta Richmond, age 22, single, b. Sandstone, res. Prince, par. Wm & Nellie; md by L.G. Richmond at Sandstone.3 
Census*19 Apr 1930 Arminta Ellen Richmond and Fred Taylor appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Apr 1930.4 
Residence*19 Oct 1971 Arminta Ellen Richmond resided at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH, on 19 Oct 1971.5 
Death*3 Mar 1981 Arminta died on 3 Mar 1981 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH, at age 74.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond and Nellie Linden Richmond4
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
19 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVFred Taylor, Arminta Ellen Richmond and Rozella Taylor4

Partners and Children

Marriage*5 Aug 1928 She married Fred Taylor at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Aug 1928. Fred Taylor, age 20, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Sandstone, par. Chas & Katie, laborer; Arminta Richmond, age 22, single, b. Sandstone, res. Prince, par. Wm & Nellie; md by L.G. Richmond at Sandstone.3 
Child
  • Rozella Taylor4

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.

Harry Edward Richmond1

M, #1860, b. 23 Jun 1908, d. 10 Feb 1987
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*23 Jun 1908 Harry was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 23 Jun 1908.2,3 
 He was the son of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census5 May 1910 Harry Edward Richmond appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Harry Edward Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*6 Sep 1928 He married Violet M. Kincaid at Prince, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Sep 1928. Harry Richmond, age 20, single. b. Summers Co, res. Prince, par. Wm & Nealie, miner; Violet M. Kincaid, age 16, single, b. Prince, res. Prince, par. Hillary & Ettie; md by W.C. Neal at Prince.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Royal, Raleigh Co, WV. Railroad section.4 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Harry Edward Richmond and Violet M. Kincaid appeared on the census as head of household at Royal, Raleigh Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930.4 
Employment* Occupation: C&O railroad at WV. 
Residence*19 Oct 1971 Harry Edward Richmond resided at Piney View, Raleigh Co, WV, on 19 Oct 1971.5 
ResidenceFeb 1987 He resided at 127 Guadalcanal Ave, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, in Feb 1987.2 
Death*10 Feb 1987 Harry died on 10 Feb 1987 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 78.2 
Burial*13 Feb 1987 His body was interred on 13 Feb 1987 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.2,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond and Nellie Linden Richmond4
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
21 Apr 1930Royal, Raleigh Co, WVHarry Edward Richmond, Violet M. Kincaid and Clyde Edward Richmond4

Partners and Children

Marriage*6 Sep 1928 He married Violet M. Kincaid at Prince, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Sep 1928. Harry Richmond, age 20, single. b. Summers Co, res. Prince, par. Wm & Nealie, miner; Violet M. Kincaid, age 16, single, b. Prince, res. Prince, par. Hillary & Ettie; md by W.C. Neal at Prince.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  6. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.

Nellie Linden Richmond1

F, #1861, b. 7 Apr 1910, d. 2 Mar 2001
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*7 Apr 1910 Nellie was born at Summers Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1910.2,3 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census5 May 1910 Nellie Linden Richmond appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Nellie Linden Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage*29 Jul 1927 She married Leonard Craig at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1927. Leonard Craig, age 23, single, b. Cabell Co, res. Cabell Co; Nellie Richmond, age 17, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.P. Hackney.3 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Nellie Linden Richmond and Leonard Craig appeared on the census as head of household at Royal, Raleigh Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930.4 
Census26 Apr 1940 Nellie Linden Richmond and Leonard Craig appeared on the census as head of household at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 26 Apr 1940.4 
Residence19 Oct 1971 Nellie Linden Richmond resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 19 Oct 1971.5 
Residence10 Feb 1987 She resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 10 Feb 1987.6 
Residence18 Jun 1987 She resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 18 Jun 1987.7 
Residence7 Dec 1989 She resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 7 Dec 1989.8 
Residence*4 Aug 1992 She resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 4 Aug 1992.9 
Residence27 Jul 1998 She resided at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, on 27 Jul 1998.10 
Death*2 Mar 2001 Nellie died on 2 Mar 2001 at Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KY, at age 90.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond and Nellie Linden Richmond4
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
21 Apr 1930Royal, Raleigh Co, WVLeonard Craig, Nellie Linden Richmond and William Craig4
26 Apr 1940Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, KYLeonard Craig, Nellie Linden Richmond, William Craig, Jackie Lee Craig, Novella Ruth Craig, Leon Craig and James M. Craig4

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Jul 1927 She married Leonard Craig at Summers Co, WV, on 29 Jul 1927. Leonard Craig, age 23, single, b. Cabell Co, res. Cabell Co; Nellie Richmond, age 17, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.P. Hackney.3 
Children
  • William Craig4
  • Jackie Lee Craig4
  • Novella Ruth Craig4
  • Leon Craig4
  • James M. Craig4

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  7. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  9. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Warren W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 4 Aug 1998.

Edgar Noel Richmond1

M, #1862, b. 19 May 1912, d. 5 May 2006
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*19 May 1912 Edgar was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 19 May 1912.2,3 
 He was the son of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Edgar Noel Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Edgar Noel Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: farm laborer in Apr 1940 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census13 Apr 1940 Edgar Noel Richmond appeared on the census of 13 Apr 1940 in the household of Charles McKinley Cantrell and Louella Frances Johnson at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.4 
Marriage* He married Eula Mae Craig
Mlt-Service* Edgar Noel Richmond was in the US Army at WWII.2 
(informant) Death8 Feb 1950 Edgar was informant for the death of Brenda Gayle Richmond at St Mary's Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 8 Feb 1950.5 
Residence19 Oct 1971 Edgar Noel Richmond resided at Clendenin, Kanawha Co, WV, on 19 Oct 1971.6 
Residence10 Feb 1987 He resided at Hix, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1987.7 
Residence18 Jun 1987 He resided at Hix, Summers Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1987.8 
Residence7 Dec 1989 He resided at Hix, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.9 
Residence*4 Aug 1992 He resided at Hix, Summers Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1992.10 
Residence27 Jul 1998 He resided at Clendenin, Kanawha Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1998.11 
Residence1 Dec 2004 He resided at Clendenin, Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Dec 2004.12 
ResidenceMay 2006 He resided at Clendenin, Kanawha Co, WV, in May 2006.2 
Death*5 May 2006 Edgar died on 5 May 2006 at St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 93. CLENDENIN — Edgar N. Richmond, 93, of Clendenin, formerly of Sandstone, died at 8:10 p.m. Friday evening, May 5, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Charleston, following a short illness.

Born May 19, 1912 at Sandstone, he was the son of the late William E. and Nelia Johnson Richmond.

Mr. Richmond was retired from Columbia Gas Company. He was a United States Army veteran of World War II. He was of the Baptist faith and had lived the past 10 years at Clendenin.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Eula Mae Craig Richmond; his daughter, Brenda Gayle Richmond; four brothers, Harry, James, George, and Warren Richmond; and four sisters, Armitha Taylor, Nell Craig, Neola Kelly, and Florence Burruss.

Survivors include two sons, Darrell Richmond of Hinton and William E. “Ed” Richmond of Alum Creek; two daughters, Leta McKinney of Elk View and Shelia Mann of Hinton; one sister, Willa Mae Burnett of Forest Hill; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton, with Pastor Benny Allen officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery at Sandstone.

Friends may call from 6 until 8 p.m. this evening at the funeral home.

Grandsons and nephews will serve as pallbearers.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at pivontfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Pivont Funeral Home, Hinton.2,3 
Burial*9 May 2006 He was buried on 9 May 2006 at Richmond Cemetery, Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond4
13 Apr 1940Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVCharles McKinley Cantrell, Louella Frances Johnson, Charles Ellsworth Cantrell, Jacqueline Jane Cantrell, Joann Cantrell and Edgar Noel Richmond4

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Eula Mae Craig
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Edgar N. Richmond, Beckley (WV) Herald-Register, 8 May 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2010.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  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, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  8. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  10. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.
  11. [S237] Obituary, Warren W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 4 Aug 1998.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Florence Burruss, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 7 Dec 2004.

Ida Florence Richmond1,2

F, #1863, b. 28 May 1914, d. 1 Dec 2004
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*28 May 1914 Ida was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 28 May 1914.3,4,2 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Ida Florence Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Ida Florence Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.5 
Marriage*4 Jun 1932 She married Ray Cason Burruss at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1932. Ray Burress, age 27, b. Louisa Co, VA, res. Royal, WV; Ida Florence Richmond, age 19, b. Summers Co, WV, res. Royal, WV; md by I.N. Dickens at Beckley.2 
Residence19 Oct 1971 Ida Florence Richmond resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Oct 1971.6 
Residence10 Feb 1987 She resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1987.7 
Residence18 Jun 1987 She resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1987.8 
Residence7 Dec 1989 She resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.9 
Residence*4 Aug 1992 She resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1992.10 
Residence27 Jul 1998 She resided at Winona, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1998.11 
Residence22 May 1999 She lived on 22 May 1999 at Winona, Fayette Co, WV.12 
Death*1 Dec 2004 Ida died on 1 Dec 2004 at Ansted, Fayette Co, WV, at age 90.3,4 
Burial*4 Dec 2004 She was buried on 4 Dec 2004 at Chapel of Rest Mausoleum, Victor, Fayette Co, WV.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond5
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond5

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jun 1932 She married Ray Cason Burruss at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1932. Ray Burress, age 27, b. Louisa Co, VA, res. Royal, WV; Ida Florence Richmond, age 19, b. Summers Co, WV, res. Royal, WV; md by I.N. Dickens at Beckley.2 
Children
  • Robert R. Burruss12 b. 20 Sep 1932, d. 20 Aug 2001
  • Barbara Joan "Judy" Burruss12
  • Jewell Audrey Burruss12
  • Jean "Mickey" Burruss12
  • Alan James Burruss12

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Florence Burruss, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 7 Dec 2004.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  8. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  10. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.
  11. [S237] Obituary, Warren W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 4 Aug 1998.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Ray Cason Burruss, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, 23 May 1999, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/raleigh/obits/May99/…, accessed Feb 2010.

Martha Neola Richmond1

F, #1864, b. 9 May 1921, d. 7 Dec 1989
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*9 May 1921 Martha was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 9 May 1921.2 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Martha Neola Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
Marriage*2 Jan 1938 She married James Orville Taylor at Summers Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1938.
Jas Orvil Taylor, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Thayer; Martha N. Richmond, age 17, single, b. Summers, res. Thayer; md by D.G. Richmond.4 
Census*9 Apr 1940 Martha Neola Richmond and James Orville Taylor appeared on the census as head of household at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Apr 1940.3 
Residence*16 Oct 1940 James Orville Taylor and Martha Neola Richmond resided at Chestnut Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1940.5 
Marriage*21 Oct 1951 She married Frederick Ernest Goode at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Oct 1951.
Fred E. Goode, age 32, single, b. Winona, res. Winona, par. Emory L. & Sallie, State employee; Neola Taylor, age 30, divorced, b. Sandstone, res. Winona, par. William Richmond & Nelia; md by Shirley Donnelly at Oak Hill.6 
Marriage* She married Richard Kelly.7 
Residence19 Oct 1971 Martha Neola Richmond resided at Eskdale, Kanawha Co, WV, on 19 Oct 1971.7 
Residence10 Feb 1987 She resided at East Bank, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1987.8 
Residence*18 Jun 1987 She resided at East Bank, Kanawha Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1987.9 
Death*7 Dec 1989 Martha died on 7 Dec 1989 at East Bank, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 68.2 
Burial*11 Dec 1989 Her body was interred on 11 Dec 1989 at Glascow, Kanawha Co, WV, at Kanawha Memorial Gardens.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond3
9 Apr 1940Thayer, Fayette Co, WVJames Orville Taylor, Martha Neola Richmond and Jennings Dexter Taylor3

Partners and Children

Marriage*2 Jan 1938 She married James Orville Taylor at Summers Co, WV, on 2 Jan 1938.
Jas Orvil Taylor, age 21, single, b. Summers, res. Thayer; Martha N. Richmond, age 17, single, b. Summers, res. Thayer; md by D.G. Richmond.4 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*21 Oct 1951 She married Frederick Ernest Goode at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Oct 1951.
Fred E. Goode, age 32, single, b. Winona, res. Winona, par. Emory L. & Sallie, State employee; Neola Taylor, age 30, divorced, b. Sandstone, res. Winona, par. William Richmond & Nelia; md by Shirley Donnelly at Oak Hill.6 
Child
  • Iris Elizabeth 'Beth' Goode

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married Richard Kelly.7 
Child
  • Angie Kelly

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  9. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  10. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

George Lewis Richmond1

M, #1865, b. 2 Nov 1916, d. 18 Jun 1987
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*2 Nov 1916 George was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 2 Nov 1916.2,3 
 He was the son of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 George Lewis Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 George Lewis Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
Marriage*29 Aug 1938 He married Erdine Lillian Bowles at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1938. Geo Lewis Richmond, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Neli, laborer; Erdine Lillian Bowles, age 18, single, b. Mill Creek, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Dollie; md by P.A. Davis at Thayer.5 
Mlt-Service*circa 1943 George Lewis Richmond was in the military circa 1943 at WWII.3 
Residence* He resided at Chicago, Cook Co, IL. Resided in Chicago for 30 years..3 
Residence19 Oct 1971 He resided at Chicago, Cook Co, IL, on 19 Oct 1971.6 
Residence10 Feb 1987 He resided at Chicago, Cook Co, IL, on 10 Feb 1987.7 
Death*18 Jun 1987 George died on 18 Jun 1987 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 70.3 
Burial*21 Jun 1987 His body was interred on 21 Jun 1987 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond4

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Aug 1938 He married Erdine Lillian Bowles at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Aug 1938. Geo Lewis Richmond, age 24, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Neli, laborer; Erdine Lillian Bowles, age 18, single, b. Mill Creek, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Dollie; md by P.A. Davis at Thayer.5 
Children
  • William C. Richmond
  • George D. Richmond
  • Deanna Richmond
  • Sandra Richmond
  • Sharon Richmond
  • Gloria Richmond

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.

James William Lincoln Richmond1

M, #1866, b. 7 Mar 1919, d. 4 Aug 1992
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*7 Mar 1919 James was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Mar 1919.2,3 
 He was the son of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 James William Lincoln Richmond appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WV.4 
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 James William Lincoln Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.4 
Marriage*11 Feb 1944 He married Camilla Shepherd at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1944. James Wm Richmond, age 22, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Nelly; Camilla Shepherd, age 21, single, b. Thurmond, res. Thayer, par. Charles & Pearl; md by James F. Frame at Fayetteville.3 
Residence19 Oct 1971 James William Lincoln Richmond resided at Columbus, Franklin Co, OH, on 19 Oct 1971.5 
Employment* Occupation: truck driver at OH.6 
Residence10 Feb 1987 He resided at Newark, Licking Co, OH, on 10 Feb 1987.7 
Residence18 Jun 1987 He resided at Newark, Licking Co, OH, on 18 Jun 1987.8 
Residence7 Dec 1989 He resided at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH, on 7 Dec 1989.9 
Residence*Aug 1992 He resided at Newark, Licking Co, OH, in Aug 1992.2 
Death*4 Aug 1992 James died on 4 Aug 1992 at University Hospital, Columbus, Franklin Co, OH, at age 73.2 
Burial*8 Aug 1992 His body was interred on 8 Aug 1992 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Pct, Summers Co, WVWilliam Edward Richmond, Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Arminta Ellen Richmond, Harry Edward Richmond, Nellie Linden Richmond, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond and James William Lincoln Richmond4
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond4

Partners and Children

Marriage*11 Feb 1944 He married Camilla Shepherd at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Feb 1944. James Wm Richmond, age 22, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer, par. Wm & Nelly; Camilla Shepherd, age 21, single, b. Thurmond, res. Thayer, par. Charles & Pearl; md by James F. Frame at Fayetteville.3 
Children
  • Gary Richmond
  • Larry Richmond
  • Michael Richmond

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  6. [S465] Obituary of James W. Richmond in Hinton (WV) News, 11 August 1992.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  8. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  9. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.

Freda Mae Richmond1

F, #1867, b. 4 Jan 1926, d. 4 Jan 1926
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Death*4 Jan 1926 Freda died on 4 Jan 1926 at Summers Co, WV. 
Birth*4 Jan 1926 Freda was born at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jan 1926. 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.

Willa Mae Richmond1

F, #1868, b. 21 May 1927, d. 23 Feb 2017
Willa Mae Richmond Burnett
Image credit: obituary photo 2017
FatherWilliam Edward Richmond b. December 18, 1882, d. November 11, 1926
MotherCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson b. June 11, 1886, d. October 19, 1971
Birth*21 May 1927 Willa was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 21 May 1927.2 
 She was the daughter of William Edward Richmond and Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson
(Witness) Census21 Apr 1930 Willa Mae Richmond appeared on the census of 21 Apr 1930 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV.3 
(Witness) Census9 Apr 1940 Willa Mae Richmond appeared on the census of 9 Apr 1940 in the household of Cornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson at Thayer, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*19 May 1947 She married James Everette Burnett at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 19 May 1947.
Jas Everette Burnette, age 23, single, b. Lawton, res. Lawton; Willa Mae Richmond, age 20, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer; md by J.F. Atkins at Hinton.2 
Residence19 Oct 1971 Willa Mae Richmond resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Oct 1971.4 
Residence10 Feb 1987 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1987.5 
Residence18 Jun 1987 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 18 Jun 1987.6 
Residence7 Dec 1989 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 7 Dec 1989.7 
Residence30 Apr 1991 She resided at Buck Rd, Summers Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1991.8 
Residence*4 Aug 1992 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 4 Aug 1992.9 
Residence27 Jul 1998 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 27 Jul 1998.10 
Residence1 Dec 2004 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 1 Dec 2004.11 
Residence5 May 2006 She resided at Forest Hill, Summers Co, WV, on 5 May 2006.12 
Residence2 Dec 2006 She resided at Forest Hill, Summers Co, WV, on 2 Dec 2006.13 
Residence4 Aug 2009 She resided at Forest Hill, Summers Co, WV, on 4 Aug 2009.14 
Residence17 Aug 2013 She resided at Forest Hill, Summers Co, WV, on 17 Aug 2013.15 
Death*23 Feb 2017 Willa died on 23 Feb 2017 at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 89.
Willa Mae Burnett, 89 of Forest Hill Road, Hinton died Thursday February 23, 2017 at her home following a long illness.

Born May 21, 1927 at Thayer, WV she was the daughter of the late William E. and Nelia Ann Johnson Richmond.

Mrs. Burnett was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be missed by her entire family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Burnett and three sons, Larry, James and Robert Burnett.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Survivors include three daughters, Donna Sue Wolfe and husband Seldon, Jr. of Covington, VA, Connie Burnett of Hinton and Floretta Terry and husband Bruce of Chesapeake, OH. Six grandchildren including a special grandson, Scott Burnett, granddaughter, Rachel Terry whom she loved very dearly. Special daughter-in-law, Jo Ann Burnett. Nine great grandchildren and a special caregiver, Loretta Richmond also survive.

The family would like to thank Kathy McHenry from Hospice of Southern WV for her care and kindness during this difficult time.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday February 25, 2017 at Pivont Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton with Pastor Robbie Merritt officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery at Sandstone. Friends may call from 1:00 p.m. until time of services on Saturday at the funeral home.16 
Burial*25 Feb 2017 Her body was interred on 25 Feb 2017 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery.16 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Edgar Noel Richmond, Ida Florence Richmond, George Lewis Richmond, James William Lincoln Richmond, Martha Neola Richmond, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond3
9 Apr 1940Thayer, Fayette Co, WVCornelia 'Nelia' Ann Johnson, Warren Waitman Richmond and Willa Mae Richmond3

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 May 1947 She married James Everette Burnett at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 19 May 1947.
Jas Everette Burnette, age 23, single, b. Lawton, res. Lawton; Willa Mae Richmond, age 20, single, b. Sandstone, res. Thayer; md by J.F. Atkins at Hinton.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 273.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Neila Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 20 Oct 1971.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Harry Edward Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 17 Feb 1987.
  6. [S237] Obituary, George Lewis Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 23 June 1987.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Martha N. Kelly, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 12 December 1989.
  8. [S237] Obituary, James Everette Burnett, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 7 May 1991.
  9. [S237] Obituary, James W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 11 Aug 1992.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Warren W. Richmond, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 4 Aug 1998.
  11. [S237] Obituary, Florence Burruss, Hinton (WV) News, Tues, 7 Dec 2004.
  12. [S237] Obituary, Edgar N. Richmond, Beckley (WV) Herald-Register, 8 May 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2010.
  13. [S237] Obituary, Robert Warren Burnett, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Monday, 4 Dec 2006, online at http://www.register-herald.com/obituaries/…, accessed Feb 2010.
  14. [S237] Obituary, James A. Burnett, Beckley (WV) Register-Herald, Friday, 7 Aug 2009, online at http://www.register-herald.com/archivesearch/…, accessed Feb 2010.
  15. [S237] Obituary, Larry Everette Burnett, Pearisburg (VA) Givens Funeral Home, online at http://www.givensfuneralhome.com/2013/…, accessed March 2017.
  16. [S237] Obituary, Willa Mae Burnett, Hinton (WV) Pivont Funeral Home, online at http://www.pivontfuneralhome.com/home/obituary/4134134, accessed March 2017.

Summers Co. Historical Society (?)

M, #1869
Death* Summers died. 
Birth* Summers was born. 

Lon Hampton Richmond1

M, #1870, b. 7 Sep 1885, d. 15 Jan 1970
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*7 Sep 1885 Lon was born at Summers Co, WV, on 7 Sep 1885. 
 He was the son of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Marriage*4 Jun 1908 He married Mary Matilda Kessler at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1908. L.H. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Mary Fox, age 23, widow, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.2 
Employment*May 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Census*27 May 1910 Lon Hampton Richmond and Mary Matilda Kessler appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 27 May 1910.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.3 
Census8 Jan 1920 Lon Hampton Richmond and Mary Matilda Kessler appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920.3 
Census24 Apr 1930 Lon Hampton Richmond and Mary Matilda Kessler appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.3 
Residence19 Jan 1962 Lon Hampton Richmond resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.4 
Residence*5 Mar 1963 He resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1963.5 
Death*15 Jan 1970 Lon died on 15 Jan 1970 at age 84. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
27 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Ina D. Fox and Ira Leslie Fox3
8 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Lorena A. Richmond, Omer H. Richmond, Paul W. Richmond, James Carson Richmond, Norman L. Richmond, Etta E. Richmond, Ina D. Fox and Ira Leslie Fox3
24 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Lorena A. Richmond, Omer H. Richmond, Paul W. Richmond, James Carson Richmond, Norman L. Richmond, Etta E. Richmond, Calvin Richmond and Mary Etta Meadows3

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jun 1908 He married Mary Matilda Kessler at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1908. L.H. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Mary Fox, age 23, widow, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Rachel Roxanna Richmond1,2,3

F, #1871, b. 17 Apr 1889, d. 19 Jan 1962
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*17 Apr 1889 Rachel was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1889. 1910 census age 20.4,2,5 
 She was the daughter of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Marriage*circa 1906 She married Elihu Aaron Burdette circa 1906.2,6 
Census5 May 1910 Rachel Roxanna Richmond and Elihu Aaron Burdette appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 5 May 1910.2 
Census*8 Jan 1920 Rachel Roxanna Richmond and Elihu Aaron Burdette appeared on the census as head of household at Sandstone Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920. Also enumerated in this household was Virginia Gwinn, niece, age 2 2/12, b. Wv, par. b. WV.2 
Divorce* Rachel was divorced from Elihu Aaron Burdette. Elihu was listed as divorced in the 1930 census.2 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: servant in Apr 1930 at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV. Servant in the household of William M. Wood.2 
Census*21 Apr 1930 Rachel Roxanna Richmond was listed as a resident in the census report at Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WV, on 21 Apr 1930.2 
Death*19 Jan 1962 Rachel died on 19 Jan 1962 at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 72.3,5,4 
Burial* Her body was interred at Hix, Summers Co, WV, at O'Bryan Cemetery.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVElihu Aaron Burdette, Rachel Roxanna Richmond, Glenna Fauntaine Burdette and Ray A. Burdette2
8 Jan 1920Sandstone Pct, Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVElihu Aaron Burdette, Rachel Roxanna Richmond, Glenna Fauntaine Burdette and Ray A. Burdette2
21 Apr 1930Shady Spring Dist, Raleigh Co, WVRachel Roxanna Richmond, Ray A. Burdette and Louise L. Burdette2

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1906 She married Elihu Aaron Burdette circa 1906.2,6 
Divorce* Rachel was divorced from Elihu Aaron Burdette. Elihu was listed as divorced in the 1930 census.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, O'Bryan Cemetery, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/summers/cemetery/…, accessed June 2011.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  6. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 270.

George Estil Richmond1

M, #1872, b. 28 Oct 1890, d. 26 Dec 1974
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Marriage* He married Bertha Calvert
Birth*28 Oct 1890 George was born at Summers Co, WV, on 28 Oct 1890. 
 He was the son of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
(informant) Death18 Aug 1950 George was informant for the death of Martha Ellen Bragg at Hix, Summers Co, WV, on 18 Aug 1950.2,3,4 
Residence19 Jan 1962 George Estil Richmond resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.5 
Residence*5 Mar 1963 He resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1963.6 
Death*26 Dec 1974 George died on 26 Dec 1974 at age 84. 

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Bertha Calvert

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, O'Bryan Cemetery, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/summers/cemetery/…, accessed June 2011.
  4. [S264] Schiller, 1987.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Maggie Lee Richmond1

F, #1873, b. 11 Aug 1892, d. 5 Mar 1963
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*11 Aug 1892 Maggie was born at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 11 Aug 1892.2,3,4 
 She was the daughter of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Marriage*15 May 1912 She married Charles Edward Fox at Summers Co, WV, on 15 May 1912. Charles Fox, age 28, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Maggie Richmond, age 20, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by D.G. Richmond.4 
Residence12 Sep 1918 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond resided at Whittaker, Kanawha Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.5 
Census*10 Jan 1920 She and Charles Edward Fox appeared on the census as head of household at Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1920.6 
Census12 Apr 1930 Maggie Lee Richmond and Charles Edward Fox appeared on the census as head of household at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1930.6 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond resided at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.7 
Residence*19 Mar 1948 She resided at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1948.8 
(informant) Death19 Mar 1948 Maggie was informant for the death of Charles Edward Fox at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Mar 1948.9,8 
Residence19 Jan 1962 Maggie Lee Richmond resided at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.10 
ResidenceMar 1963 She resided at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, in Mar 1963.2 
Death*5 Mar 1963 Maggie died on 5 Mar 1963 at Hinton Hospital, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 70.2,3 
Burial*8 Mar 1963 She was buried on 8 Mar 1963 at Patton Cemetery, Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV.3,2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Jan 1920Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVCharles Edward Fox, Maggie Lee Richmond, Howard Leslie Fox, Bessie M. Fox, Edith Margie Fox, Martha Evelyn Fox and Carlos Winfield Richmond6
12 Apr 1930Gatewood, Fayette Co, WVCharles Edward Fox, Maggie Lee Richmond, Howard Leslie Fox, Bessie M. Fox, Edith Margie Fox, Martha Evelyn Fox, Helen Lee Fox, Charles E. Fox, Kathleen Ruth Fox and William Earl Fox6

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 May 1912 She married Charles Edward Fox at Summers Co, WV, on 15 May 1912. Charles Fox, age 28, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Maggie Richmond, age 20, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by D.G. Richmond.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.
  3. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Charles Edward Fox, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 21 March 1948.
  9. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  10. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.

Lacy Ambrose Richmond1

M, #1874, b. 28 Apr 1894, d. 1897
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*28 Apr 1894 Lacy was born at Summers Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1894. 
 He was the son of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Death*1897 Lacy died in 1897 at Summers Co, WV. 

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.

John Francis Richmond1

M, #1875, b. 14 May 1896, d. 22 Oct 1968
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Marriage* He married Cecil Freeman
Birth*14 May 1896 John was born at Summers Co, WV, on 14 May 1896. 
 He was the son of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Residence*Feb 1937 John Francis Richmond resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, in Feb 1937.2 
(informant) Death19 Feb 1937 John was informant for the death of Laban George Richmond at St Lukes Hospital, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 19 Feb 1937.3,4 
Residence19 Jan 1962 John Francis Richmond resided at Point Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.5 
Residence5 Mar 1963 He resided at New Columbia, Union Co, PA, on 5 Mar 1963.6 
Death*22 Oct 1968 John died on 22 Oct 1968 at age 72. 

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Cecil Freeman

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Laban George Richmond.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, O'Bryan Cemetery, online at http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/summers/cemetery/…, accessed June 2011.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Dora Ellen Richmond1

F, #1876, b. 28 Apr 1898, d. 25 Oct 1982
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*28 Apr 1898 Dora was born at Summers Co, WV, on 28 Apr 1898.2 
 She was the daughter of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Marriage*5 Jun 1915 She married Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1915.
Sam Smithson, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co; Dora Richmond, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.2,1 
Census10 Apr 1930 Dora Ellen Richmond and Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Cunard, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1930.3 
Census*23 Apr 1940 Dora Ellen Richmond and Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson appeared on the census as head of household at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1940.4 
(informant) Death10 May 1955 Dora was informant for the death of Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 10 May 1955.5 
Residence19 Jan 1962 Dora Ellen Richmond resided at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.6 
Residence*5 Mar 1963 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1963.7 
Death*25 Oct 1982 Dora died on 25 Oct 1982 at Summers Co, WV, at age 84. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Apr 1930Cunard, Fayette Co, WVOwen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Dora Ellen Richmond, Earl Franklin Smithson, Martha Geraldine Smithson and Carl William Smithson3
23 Apr 1940Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVOwen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Dora Ellen Richmond, Earl Franklin Smithson, Martha Geraldine Smithson, Carl William Smithson, Carol Jo Ann Smithson and Jewell Hope Smithson4

Partners and Children

Marriage*5 Jun 1915 She married Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1915.
Sam Smithson, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co; Dora Richmond, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, Summers Co, WV, ED 45-13, p. 18B, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Carlos Winfield Richmond1

M, #1877, b. 11 Jun 1900, d. 17 Oct 1981
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*11 Jun 1900 Carlos was born at Summers Co, WV, on 11 Jun 1900. 
 He was the son of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census10 Jan 1920 Carlos Winfield Richmond appeared on the census of 10 Jan 1920 in the household of Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond at Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.2 
Marriage* He married Lorena Ann Vandall
Residence19 Jan 1962 Carlos Winfield Richmond resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.3 
Residence*5 Mar 1963 He resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1963.4 
Death*17 Oct 1981 Carlos died on 17 Oct 1981 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at age 81. 
Burial* His body was interred at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, at Richmond Cemetery. 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
10 Jan 1920Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVCharles Edward Fox, Maggie Lee Richmond, Howard Leslie Fox, Bessie M. Fox, Edith Margie Fox, Martha Evelyn Fox and Carlos Winfield Richmond2

Partners and Children

Marriage* He married Lorena Ann Vandall

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 270, 272.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Beulah Vista Richmond1

F, #1878, b. 16 Oct 1906
FatherLaban George Richmond b. June 11, 1858, d. February 19, 1937
MotherMartha Ellen Bragg b. October 6, 1862, d. August 18, 1950
Birth*16 Oct 1906 Beulah was born at Summers Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1906. 
 She was the daughter of Laban George Richmond and Martha Ellen Bragg
Marriage* She married Robert Summers Patterson
Residence19 Jan 1962 Beulah Vista Richmond resided at Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Jan 1962.2 
Residence5 Mar 1963 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Mar 1963.3 
Residence*1984 She resided in 1984. 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Roxie Burdette, Hinton (WV) Daily News, Friday, 19 January 1962.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Maggie Fox, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Thursday, 7 March 1963.

Mary Matilda Kessler1,2

F, #1879, b. 11 Mar 1884, d. 30 Jan 1960
FatherDaniel Bunyan Kessler2 b. November 9, 1839, d. January 10, 1913
MotherMary Etta Meadows2 b. September 8, 1844, d. May 6, 1930
Birth*11 Mar 1884 Mary Matilda Kessler was born on 11 Mar 1884 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.1,3,2,4 
 She was the daughter of Daniel Bunyan Kessler and Mary Etta Meadows.2 
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1900 Mary Matilda Kessler appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1900 in the household of Daniel Bunyan Kessler and Mary Etta Meadows at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.2 
Marriage*19 Nov 1902 She married Dailey Emberry Fox at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Nov 1902. D.E. Fox, age 29, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. A.J. & N.J. Fox, farmer; Mary M. Kesler, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. D.B. & M.E. Kesler; md by John L. McCorm[ick?] [ink smear].4,5 
Marriage*4 Jun 1908 She married Lon Hampton Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1908. L.H. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Mary Fox, age 23, widow, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.4 
Census*27 May 1910 Mary Matilda Kessler and Lon Hampton Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 27 May 1910.6 
Census8 Jan 1920 Mary Matilda Kessler and Lon Hampton Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920.6 
Census24 Apr 1930 Mary Matilda Kessler and Lon Hampton Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV, on 24 Apr 1930.6 
Residence1 Nov 1946 Mary Matilda Kessler resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 1 Nov 1946.7 
Residence23 Oct 1950 She resided at Ramp, Summers Co, WV, on 23 Oct 1950.8 
Residence*Jan 1960 She resided at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, in Jan 1960.3 
Death*30 Jan 1960 Mary died on 30 Jan 1960 at Hinton Hospital, Hinton, Summers Co, WV, at age 75.3,1 
Burial*2 Feb 1960 Her body was interred on 2 Feb 1960 at Summers Co, WV, at Family Cemetery.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVDaniel Bunyan Kessler, Mary Etta Meadows, George William Kessler, Joseph Soloman Kessler, John Elton Kessler, Mary Matilda Kessler, Henry Edgar Kessler, James Edward Kessler, Robert Lee Kessler and Oliver Clarence Kessler2
27 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Ina D. Fox and Ira Leslie Fox6
8 Jan 1920Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Lorena A. Richmond, Omer H. Richmond, Paul W. Richmond, James Carson Richmond, Norman L. Richmond, Etta E. Richmond, Ina D. Fox and Ira Leslie Fox6
24 Apr 1930Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVLon Hampton Richmond, Mary Matilda Kessler, Lorena A. Richmond, Omer H. Richmond, Paul W. Richmond, James Carson Richmond, Norman L. Richmond, Etta E. Richmond, Calvin Richmond and Mary Etta Meadows6

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 Nov 1902 She married Dailey Emberry Fox at Summers Co, WV, on 19 Nov 1902. D.E. Fox, age 29, single, b. Summers, res. Summers, par. A.J. & N.J. Fox, farmer; Mary M. Kesler, age 18, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co, par. D.B. & M.E. Kesler; md by John L. McCorm[ick?] [ink smear].4,5 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*4 Jun 1908 She married Lon Hampton Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 4 Jun 1908. L.H. Richmond, age 22, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Mary Fox, age 23, widow, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2714] WV Deaths online at www.wvculture.org,, Summers Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Mary Richmond, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Monday, 1 February 1960.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  5. [S37] History of Samuel Fox I, Fayetteville, WV, ca. 1984, p. 27.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S237] Obituary, George W. Kessler, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 3 November 1946.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Caretta J. Bragg, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 24 Oct 1950.

Bertha Calvert1

F, #1880
Marriage* She married George Estil Richmond
Death* Bertha died. 
Birth* Bertha was born. 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.

Charles Edward Fox1,2

M, #1881, b. 9 Oct 1883, d. 19 Mar 1948
FatherJames Perry Fox2 b. December 26, 1858, d. October 3, 1944
MotherCynthia Jane Bennett2 b. February, 1860
Birth*9 Oct 1883 Charles Edward Fox was born on 9 Oct 1883 at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV.3,4,2 
 He was the son of James Perry Fox and Cynthia Jane Bennett.2 
(Witness) Census15 Jun 1900 Charles Edward Fox appeared on the census of 15 Jun 1900 in the household of James Perry Fox and Cynthia Jane Bennett at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census13 May 1910 Charles Edward Fox appeared on the census of 13 May 1910 in the household of James Perry Fox and Cynthia Jane Bennett at Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WV.5 
Marriage*15 May 1912 He married Maggie Lee Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 15 May 1912. Charles Fox, age 28, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Maggie Richmond, age 20, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by D.G. Richmond.6 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: laborer in Sep 1918 at Whittaker, Kanawha Co, WV. Coal mine, Paint Creek CM Co.7 
Mlt-Registration12 Sep 1918 Charles Edward Fox registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Kanawha Co, WV.7 
Residence12 Sep 1918 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond resided at Whittaker, Kanawha Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.7 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.5 
Census*10 Jan 1920 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1920.5 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1930 at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Census12 Apr 1930 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1930.5 
EmploymentApr 1942 Charles's occupation: WPA at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, in Apr 1942.3 
Mlt-Registration*27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Fayette Co, WV.3 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 Charles Edward Fox and Maggie Lee Richmond resided at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.3 
Death*19 Mar 1948 Charles died on 19 Mar 1948 at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, at age 64.4,8 
Burial*21 Mar 1948 His body was interred on 21 Mar 1948 at Meadow Bridge, Fayette Co, WV, at Patton Cemetery.4,8 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jun 1900Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJames Perry Fox, Cynthia Jane Bennett, Robert Harvey Fox, Annie M. Fox, Charles Edward Fox, William L. Fox, Fletcher D. Fox, Perry Fulton Fox, Cora J. Fox, Bessie Pearl Fox and Franklin Earl Fox5
13 May 1910Green Sulphur Dist, Summers Co, WVJames Perry Fox, Cynthia Jane Bennett, Charles Edward Fox, Fletcher D. Fox, Perry Fulton Fox, Cora J. Fox, Bessie Pearl Fox, Franklin Earl Fox and Gracie T. Fox5
10 Jan 1920Tomsburg Pct, Cabin Creek Dist, Kanawha Co, WVCharles Edward Fox, Maggie Lee Richmond, Howard Leslie Fox, Bessie M. Fox, Edith Margie Fox, Martha Evelyn Fox and Carlos Winfield Richmond5
12 Apr 1930Gatewood, Fayette Co, WVCharles Edward Fox, Maggie Lee Richmond, Howard Leslie Fox, Bessie M. Fox, Edith Margie Fox, Martha Evelyn Fox, Helen Lee Fox, Charles E. Fox, Kathleen Ruth Fox and William Earl Fox5

Partners and Children

Marriage*15 May 1912 He married Maggie Lee Richmond at Summers Co, WV, on 15 May 1912. Charles Fox, age 28, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; Maggie Richmond, age 20, single, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by D.G. Richmond.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Charles Edward Fox.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  7. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Charles Edward Fox, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Sunday, 21 March 1948.

Cecil Freeman1

F, #1882
Marriage* She married John Francis Richmond
Death* Cecil died. 
Birth* Cecil was born. 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.

Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson1,2

M, #1883, b. 23 Sep 1891, d. 10 May 1955
FatherJonathan Wellington Smithson b. November 30, 1858, d. April 9, 1943
MotherMalinda McCoy b. April 12, 1863, d. February 8, 1928
Birth*23 Sep 1891 Owen was born at Alderson, Monroe Co, WV, on 23 Sep 1891.3,1,4 
 He was the son of Jonathan Wellington Smithson and Malinda McCoy
(Witness) Census16 Jun 1900 Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson appeared on the census of 16 Jun 1900 in the household of Jonathan Wellington Smithson and Malinda McCoy at Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census2 May 1910 Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Jonathan Wellington Smithson and Malinda McCoy at Buffalo Pct, Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WV.6 
Marriage*5 Jun 1915 He married Dora Ellen Richmond at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1915.
Sam Smithson, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co; Dora Richmond, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.4,2 
EmploymentJun 1917 Occupation: fireman in Jun 1917 at Quinnimont, Fayette Co, WV. C&O Railroad.1 
Residence5 Jun 1917 Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson resided at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1917.1 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Summers Co, WV.1 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1930 at Cunard, Fayette Co, WV.6 
Census10 Apr 1930 He and Dora Ellen Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Cunard, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Apr 1930.6 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1940 at Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV. Roads.7 
Census*23 Apr 1940 Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson and Dora Ellen Richmond appeared on the census as head of household at Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1940.7 
Residence*May 1955 Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson resided at Fairdale, Raleigh Co, WV, in May 1955.3 
Death*10 May 1955 Owen died on 10 May 1955 at Beckley Hosp, Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at age 63.3 
Burial*13 May 1955 His body was interred on 13 May 1955 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, at Sunset Memorial Park.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Jun 1900Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVJonathan Wellington Smithson, Malinda McCoy, Ella Mae Smithson, Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Robert Aaron Smithson, Elza Ross Smithson, Kathryn 'Kate' Lee Smithson and Golda Smithson5
2 May 1910Buffalo Pct, Talcott Dist, Summers Co, WVJonathan Wellington Smithson, Malinda McCoy, Owen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Robert Aaron Smithson, Elza Ross Smithson, Kathryn 'Kate' Lee Smithson, Golda Smithson, Alma Grace Smithson and Sarah R. Smithson6
10 Apr 1930Cunard, Fayette Co, WVOwen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Dora Ellen Richmond, Earl Franklin Smithson, Martha Geraldine Smithson and Carl William Smithson6
23 Apr 1940Ward Bench Rd, Sandstone Pct, Summers Co, WVOwen Glendower 'Sam' Smithson, Dora Ellen Richmond, Earl Franklin Smithson, Martha Geraldine Smithson, Carl William Smithson, Carol Jo Ann Smithson and Jewell Hope Smithson7

Partners and Children

Marriage*5 Jun 1915 He married Dora Ellen Richmond at Sandstone, Summers Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1915.
Sam Smithson, age 24, b. Monroe Co, res. Summers Co; Dora Richmond, age 17, b. Summers Co, res. Summers Co; md by H.N. Fink.4,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers 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. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, Summers Co, WV, ED 45-13, p. 18B, online at ancestry.com.

Lorena Ann Vandall1

F, #1884
Death* Lorena died. 
Birth* Lorena was born. 
Marriage* She married Carlos Winfield Richmond

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 271, 272.

Robert Summers Patterson1

M, #1885
Death* Robert died. 
Birth* Robert was born. 
Marriage* He married Beulah Vista Richmond

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S36] Summers Co. Historical Society, History of Summers Co WV, Don Mills Inc., Salem, WV, 1984, p. 272.

Lucinda Kimberlin1

F, #1886, b. circa 1831
Birth*circa 1831 Lucinda was born at TN circa 1831.
1880 census age 49.2,3 
Marriage License28 Oct 1869 Lucinda applied for a marriage license to wed Charles L. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 28 Oct 1869.4 
Marriage*29 Oct 1869 She married Charles L. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 29 Oct 1869.4 
Census23 Aug 1870 Lucinda Kimberlin and Charles L. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Aug 1870.2 
Census11 Jun 1880 Lucinda Kimberlin and Charles L. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1880.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Aug 1870Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin and Hamilton Bess2
11 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin, Laura B. Bess, Matilda J. Bess, Rebecca E. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Hamilton Bess2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), d/o William & Elizabeth Kimberlin.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), age 35.
  4. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 261.

Laura B. Bess

F, #1887, b. circa 1871
FatherCharles L. Bess b. circa 1836
MotherLucinda Kimberlin b. circa 1831
Birth*circa 1871 Laura was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1871. 
 She was the daughter of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Laura B. Bess appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin, Laura B. Bess, Matilda J. Bess, Rebecca E. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Hamilton Bess1

Citations

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

Matilda J. Bess

F, #1888, b. circa 1873
FatherCharles L. Bess b. circa 1836
MotherLucinda Kimberlin b. circa 1831
Birth*circa 1873 Matilda was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1873. 
 She was the daughter of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Matilda J. Bess appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin, Laura B. Bess, Matilda J. Bess, Rebecca E. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Hamilton Bess1

Citations

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

Rebecca E. Bess

F, #1889, b. 25 Mar 1876
FatherCharles L. Bess b. circa 1836
MotherLucinda Kimberlin b. circa 1831
Birth*25 Mar 1876 Rebecca was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 25 Mar 1876.1 
 She was the daughter of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Rebecca E. Bess appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin, Laura B. Bess, Matilda J. Bess, Rebecca E. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Hamilton Bess2

Citations

  1. [S183] Beth Fridley., Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999 (electronic)),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Mary E. Bess

F, #1890, b. circa 1879
FatherCharles L. Bess b. circa 1836
MotherLucinda Kimberlin b. circa 1831
Birth*circa 1879 Mary was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1879. 
 She was the daughter of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1880 Mary E. Bess appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1880 in the household of Charles L. Bess and Lucinda Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles L. Bess, Lucinda Kimberlin, Laura B. Bess, Matilda J. Bess, Rebecca E. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Hamilton Bess1

Citations

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

Wilsonia M. Bess1

F, #1891, b. 17 Nov 1865, d. 8 Feb 1941
FatherWilliam Henry Bess b. March 2, 1832, d. March 18, 1894
MotherElizabeth Fridley b. March 20, 1843, d. June 9, 1918
Birth*17 Nov 1865 Wilsonia was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 17 Nov 1865.2,3 
 She was the daughter of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1870 Wilsonia M. Bess appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1870 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Wilsonia M. Bess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*1 Aug 1882 She married George Washington Wolfe at Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 Aug 1882. Geo. W. Wolfe, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. A. & H.H. Wolfe; Wilsonia Bess, age 16, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm H. & E. Bess.4 
Num Child11 Jun 1900 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Census*11 Jun 1900 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1900. Also enumerated in this household was Hettie H. Wolfe, mother, b. Dec. 1820, age 79, widowed, 6 children, 5 living, b. VA.5 
Census22 Apr 1910 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.1 
Num Child*22 Apr 1910 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census18 Feb 1920 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 Feb 1920.1 
Census21 Apr 1930 Wilsonia M. Bess and George Washington Wolfe appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Apr 1930.1 
Employment*May 1940 Occupation: operator in May 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Farm.1 
Census*2 May 1940 Wilsonia M. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1940. Also enumerated in this household was Casy Dutton, lodger, age 48, single, b. VA.1 
Death*8 Feb 1941 Wilsonia died on 8 Feb 1941 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 75. Informant was A.C. Wolfe, Jordan Mines, VA.6 
Burial*9 Feb 1941 Her body was interred on 9 Feb 1941 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.6,3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1870Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess and Perry Thomas Bess1
12 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess, Perry Thomas Bess, Mary Emaline Bess, Invidessa Ann Bess and Henry Eakin Bess1
11 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAGeorge Washington Wolfe, Wilsonia M. Bess and Frank Clark Wolfe5
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAGeorge Washington Wolfe and Wilsonia M. Bess1
18 Feb 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAGeorge Washington Wolfe and Wilsonia M. Bess1
21 Apr 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAGeorge Washington Wolfe and Wilsonia M. Bess1
2 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilsonia M. Bess1

Partners and Children

Marriage*1 Aug 1882 She married George Washington Wolfe at Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 Aug 1882. Geo. W. Wolfe, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. A. & H.H. Wolfe; Wilsonia Bess, age 16, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm H. & E. Bess.4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S183] Beth Fridley., Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999 (electronic)),.
  3. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone.
  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. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.

Perry Thomas Bess1

M, #1892, b. 5 Jun 1868, d. 11 Jan 1951
FatherWilliam Henry Bess b. March 2, 1832, d. March 18, 1894
MotherElizabeth Fridley b. March 20, 1843, d. June 9, 1918
Birth*5 Jun 1868 Perry was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 5 Jun 1868.1 
 He was the son of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley
(Witness) Census25 Aug 1870 Perry Thomas Bess appeared on the census of 25 Aug 1870 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Perry Thomas Bess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Marriage*19 Jan 1887 He married Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell at Craig Co, VA, on 19 Jan 1887. Perry T. Bess, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm. B. & Rebecca E. Bess; Mollie Campbell, age 18, single, b. Craig Co, par. James & Mahala Campbell.3 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.4 
Num Child*6 Jun 1900 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Census*6 Jun 1900 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 6 Jun 1900.4 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1910 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census19 Apr 1910 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Apr 1910.2 
Num Child19 Apr 1910 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell had 6 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1910.2 
EmploymentFeb 1920 Occupation: farmer in Feb 1920 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census26 Feb 1920 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 26 Feb 1920.2 
EmploymentMay 1940 Occupation: farmer in May 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census3 May 1940 Perry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 3 May 1940.2 
(informant) Death24 Jun 1945 Perry was informant for the death of Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 24 Jun 1945.1 
Death*11 Jan 1951 Perry died on 11 Jan 1951 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 82.1 
Burial*13 Jan 1951 His body was interred on 13 Jan 1951 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.1,5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Aug 1870Boiling Spring Twp, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess and Perry Thomas Bess2
12 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess, Perry Thomas Bess, Mary Emaline Bess, Invidessa Ann Bess and Henry Eakin Bess2
6 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAPerry Thomas Bess, Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell, Naomi L. Bess, Maude T. Bess and James Raymond Bess4
19 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAPerry Thomas Bess, Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell, Naomi L. Bess, Maude T. Bess, James Raymond Bess, Bonnie A. Bess, Rebecca L. Bess, Mary E. Bess and Elizabeth Fridley2
26 Feb 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAPerry Thomas Bess, Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell, Bonnie A. Bess, Rebecca L. Bess and Mary E. Bess2
3 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAPerry Thomas Bess and Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell2

Partners and Children

Marriage*19 Jan 1887 He married Mary Louise 'Mollie' Campbell at Craig Co, VA, on 19 Jan 1887. Perry T. Bess, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm. B. & Rebecca E. Bess; Mollie Campbell, age 18, single, b. Craig Co, par. James & Mahala Campbell.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  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. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone.

Mary Emaline Bess1

F, #1893, b. 29 Feb 1872, d. 26 Jun 1940
FatherWilliam Henry Bess b. March 2, 1832, d. March 18, 1894
MotherElizabeth Fridley b. March 20, 1843, d. June 9, 1918
Birth*29 Feb 1872 Mary was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 29 Feb 1872. Date of birth given on death certificate as 29 Feb 1877 (not a leap year), but Mary was listed as 8 years old in 1880 census; Alleghany Co, VA Births has 20 February 1872.2,1 
 She was the daughter of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Mary Emaline Bess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Marriage*10 Dec 1889 She married Josiah Helms at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Dec 1889. Josiah Helms, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, WV, par. Jas & Mary Helms; Mary E. Bess, age 17, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Orin [sic] & Elizabeth Bess.4 
Census*16 Jun 1900 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 16 Jun 1900.5 
Num Child*16 Jun 1900 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms had 4 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Census9 May 1910 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 May 1910.3 
Num Child9 May 1910 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms had 8 children, with 7 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census8 Jan 1920 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 8 Jan 1920.3 
Census9 Apr 1930 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 9 Apr 1930.3 
Census16 Apr 1940 Mary Emaline Bess and Josiah Helms appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 16 Apr 1940.3 
Death*26 Jun 1940 Mary died on 26 Jun 1940 at Covington General Hosp, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 68.1 
Burial*28 Jun 1940 Her body was interred on 28 Jun 1940 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.1,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess, Perry Thomas Bess, Mary Emaline Bess, Invidessa Ann Bess and Henry Eakin Bess3
16 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJosiah Helms, Mary Emaline Bess, Dessie E. Helms, William Thomas Helms, Rebecca O. Helms and Annie M. Helms5
9 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJosiah Helms, Mary Emaline Bess, Dessie E. Helms, William Thomas Helms, Rebecca O. Helms, Annie M. Helms, Joseph L. Helms, Otha Paul Helms and Helen B. Helms3
8 Jan 1920New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAJosiah Helms, Mary Emaline Bess, Annie M. Helms, Joseph L. Helms, Otha Paul Helms, Helen B. Helms, Thelma Raiburn Helms and Melvin Parker Helms3
9 Apr 1930New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAJosiah Helms, Mary Emaline Bess, Thelma Raiburn Helms and Melvin Parker Helms3
16 Apr 1940New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VAJosiah Helms, Mary Emaline Bess, Melvin Parker Helms and Beatrice (?)3

Partners and Children

Marriage*10 Dec 1889 She married Josiah Helms at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Dec 1889. Josiah Helms, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, WV, par. Jas & Mary Helms; Mary E. Bess, age 17, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Orin [sic] & Elizabeth Bess.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S183] Beth Fridley., Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999 (electronic)),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  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. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone.

Invidessa Ann Bess1

F, #1894, b. 15 Mar 1874, d. 15 Oct 1883
FatherWilliam Henry Bess b. March 2, 1832, d. March 18, 1894
MotherElizabeth Fridley b. March 20, 1843, d. June 9, 1918
Birth*15 Mar 1874 Invidessa was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 15 Mar 1874.2 
 She was the daughter of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Invidessa Ann Bess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Death*15 Oct 1883 Invidessa died on 15 Oct 1883 at Alleghany Co, VA, at age 9.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess, Perry Thomas Bess, Mary Emaline Bess, Invidessa Ann Bess and Henry Eakin Bess3

Citations

  1. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  2. [S183] Beth Fridley., Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999 (electronic)),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.

Henry Eakin Bess1,2,3

M, #1895, b. 30 Mar 1876, d. 5 Feb 1958
FatherWilliam Henry Bess b. March 2, 1832, d. March 18, 1894
MotherElizabeth Fridley b. March 20, 1843, d. June 9, 1918
Birth*30 Mar 1876 Henry was born at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 30 Mar 1876.4,5,2 
 He was the son of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley
(Witness) Census12 Jun 1880 Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census of 12 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Bess and Elizabeth Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 Mar 1900 He married Mary Jane Hepler at Alleghany Co, VA, on 7 Mar 1900. Henry E. Bess, age 23, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm & Elizabeth Bess; Mary S. Hepler, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. D.B. & S.E. [Dressler-sic] Hepler.2 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Num Child*11 Jun 1900 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Census*11 Jun 1900 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1900.5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: lumberman in Apr 1910 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Timber cutter.1 
Num Child22 Apr 1910 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler had 5 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census22 Apr 1910 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.1 
(informant) Death9 Jun 1918 Henry was informant for the death of Elizabeth Fridley at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Jun 1918.4 
EmploymentSep 1918 Occupation: miner in Sep 1918 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA. The Low Moor Iron Co.3 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Henry Eakin Bess registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler resided at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 Sep 1918.3 
EmploymentMar 1920 Occupation: miner in Mar 1920 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Iron mines.1 
Census8 Mar 1920 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Mar 1920.1 
EmploymentMay 1930 Occupation: farmer in May 1930 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Census1 May 1930 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 May 1930.1 
EmploymentMay 1940 Occupation: farm laborer in May 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Census2 May 1940 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1940.1 
Death*5 Feb 1958 Henry died on 5 Feb 1958 at C&O Hospital, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 81.4 
Burial*7 Feb 1958 His body was interred on 7 Feb 1958 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Bess, Elizabeth Fridley, Wilsonia M. Bess, Perry Thomas Bess, Mary Emaline Bess, Invidessa Ann Bess and Henry Eakin Bess1
11 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler and Elizabeth Fridley5
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler, Jesse M. Bess, Ella Alberta Bess, Beulah Gladys Bess and Lora May Bess1
8 Mar 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler, Ella Alberta Bess, Beulah Gladys Bess, Lora May Bess, Lena Juanita Bess, William Douglas Bess, Melvin Stanley Bess, Floyd Preston Bess, Ida Florence Bess and Lewis Layman Bess1
1 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler, William Douglas Bess, Melvin Stanley Bess, Floyd Preston Bess, Ida Florence Bess, Lewis Layman Bess, Retha Agnes Bess and Mary Alpharetta Bess1
2 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler, Floyd Preston Bess, Lewis Layman Bess, Mary Alpharetta Bess, Joseph Eaken Tucker, Albert L. Bess, Ruth R. Bess and Lucy Mae Jones1

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Mar 1900 He married Mary Jane Hepler at Alleghany Co, VA, on 7 Mar 1900. Henry E. Bess, age 23, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Wm & Elizabeth Bess; Mary S. Hepler, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. D.B. & S.E. [Dressler-sic] Hepler.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  3. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Albert Bess, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed March 2017.

Alwilda Jane Byer1

F, #1896, b. circa 1845
Birth*circa 1845 Alwilda was born at VA circa 1845.2 
Census*1850 Alwilda Jane Byer was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 
Marriage License16 Mar 1869 Alwilda applied for a marriage license to wed Jesse V. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 16 Mar 1869.3 
Marriage*18 Mar 1869 She married Jesse V. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 Mar 1869.3 
Census1870 Alwilda Jane Byer was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 
Census1880 Alwilda Jane Byer was listed as a resident in the census report at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, in 1880.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Alleghany Co, VAAlwilda Jane Byer
1870Alleghany Co, VAAlwilda Jane Byer
1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAlwilda Jane Byer4

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S1996] Dau. of David and Elizabeth Byer.
  2. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), age 21.
  3. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 246.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Luvinia C. Bess1

F, #1897, b. Sep 1869, d. 9 Jan 1902
FatherNash Leslie Bess b. December 4, 1846, d. December 2, 1936
MotherNancy L. Hoke b. June 18, 1844, d. December 26, 1930
Birth*Sep 1869 Luvinia was born at Alleghany Co, VA, in Sep 1869. 
 She was the daughter of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke
(Witness) Census26 Jul 1870 Luvinia C. Bess appeared on the census of 26 Jul 1870 in the household of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke at Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census24 Jun 1880 Luvinia C. Bess appeared on the census of 24 Jun 1880 in the household of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke at Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*28 Jan 1886 She married Charles Henry Scruggs at Alleghany Co, VA, on 28 Jan 1886.2 
Death*9 Jan 1902 Luvinia died on 9 Jan 1902 at Alleghany Co, VA, at age 32.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Jul 1870Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VANash Leslie Bess, Nancy L. Hoke and Luvinia C. Bess1
24 Jun 1880Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VANash Leslie Bess, Nancy L. Hoke, Luvinia C. Bess, James William Bess, Henrietta Bess, John Fletcher Bess, Orville F. Bess and Ellen L. Bess1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1223] Randolph Co. MO Marriages, Bk A, p. 221, by Rev. James Barnes.
  3. [S467] Roger Bess, FGS, Feb. 91.

James William Bess

M, #1898, b. circa 1872
FatherNash Leslie Bess b. December 4, 1846, d. December 2, 1936
MotherNancy L. Hoke b. June 18, 1844, d. December 26, 1930
Birth*circa 1872 James was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1872. 
 He was the son of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke
(Witness) Census24 Jun 1880 James William Bess appeared on the census of 24 Jun 1880 in the household of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke at Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*5 Jan 1897 He married Betty Bell Boice at Alleghany Co, VA, on 5 Jan 1897.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Jun 1880Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VANash Leslie Bess, Nancy L. Hoke, Luvinia C. Bess, James William Bess, Henrietta Bess, John Fletcher Bess, Orville F. Bess and Ellen L. Bess1

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1223] Randolph Co. MO Marriages, Bk A, p. 221, by Rev. James Barnes.

Henrietta Bess

F, #1899, b. 16 Nov 1873, d. 1961
FatherNash Leslie Bess b. December 4, 1846, d. December 2, 1936
MotherNancy L. Hoke b. June 18, 1844, d. December 26, 1930
Burial* Her body was interred at New Hope, Nicholas Co, WV, at New Hope Cem.1 
Birth*16 Nov 1873 Henrietta was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 16 Nov 1873.2 
 She was the daughter of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke
(Witness) Census24 Jun 1880 Henrietta Bess appeared on the census of 24 Jun 1880 in the household of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke at Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Marriage*29 Dec 1897 She married Hiram L. Collins on 29 Dec 1897.4 
Death*1961 Henrietta died in 1961 at New Hope, Nicholas Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Jun 1880Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VANash Leslie Bess, Nancy L. Hoke, Luvinia C. Bess, James William Bess, Henrietta Bess, John Fletcher Bess, Orville F. Bess and Ellen L. Bess3

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S45] Helen Stinson, Nicholas Co. WV Cemeteries, 1983, p. 129.
  2. [S467] Roger Bess, FGS, Feb. 91.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S1223] Randolph Co. MO Marriages, Bk A, p. 221, by Rev. James Barnes.

John Fletcher Bess1

M, #1900, b. 3 Oct 1875, d. 13 May 1962
FatherNash Leslie Bess b. December 4, 1846, d. December 2, 1936
MotherNancy L. Hoke b. June 18, 1844, d. December 26, 1930
Birth*3 Oct 1875 John was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 3 Oct 1875.1,2,3,4 
 He was the son of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke
(Witness) Census24 Jun 1880 John Fletcher Bess appeared on the census of 24 Jun 1880 in the household of Nash Leslie Bess and Nancy L. Hoke at Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Marriage*21 Aug 1897 He married Martha Louise Rucker at Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Aug 1897. John F. Bess, age 22, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. N.L. Bess & N.L; Louisa Rucker, age 17, single, b. Bath Co, par. n/a & M.E. Rucker.3 
Employment*Jul 1900 Occupation: farm laborer in Jul 1900 at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Census*4 Jul 1900 John Fletcher Bess and Martha Louise Rucker appeared on the census as head of household at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 Jul 1900.5 
Num Child*4 Jul 1900 John Fletcher Bess and Martha Louise Rucker had 2 children, with 2 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
(informant) Death26 Dec 1930 John was informant for the death of Nancy L. Hoke at Fenwick, Nicholas Co, WV, on 26 Dec 1930.1 
(informant) Death2 Dec 1936 John was informant for the death of Nash Leslie Bess at Fenwick, Nicholas Co, WV, on 2 Dec 1936.1 
(informant) Death10 Dec 1954 John was informant for the death of Martha Louise Rucker at Sacred Heart Hospital, Richwood, Nicholas Co, WV, on 10 Dec 1954.1 
Death*13 May 1962 John died on 13 May 1962 at Holcomb, Nicholas Co, WV, at age 86. Informant was Mrs. Lillie Tharp, Holcomb, WV.1,4 
Burial*15 May 1962 His body was interred on 15 May 1962 at Fenwick, Nicholas Co, WV, at Taylor Cem.1,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Jun 1880Covington Twp, Alleghany Co, VANash Leslie Bess, Nancy L. Hoke, Luvinia C. Bess, James William Bess, Henrietta Bess, John Fletcher Bess, Orville F. Bess and Ellen L. Bess5
4 Jul 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Fletcher Bess, Martha Louise Rucker, Lilly L. Bess and Arnold M. Bess5

Partners and Children

Marriage*21 Aug 1897 He married Martha Louise Rucker at Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Aug 1897. John F. Bess, age 22, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. N.L. Bess & N.L; Louisa Rucker, age 17, single, b. Bath Co, par. n/a & M.E. Rucker.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, 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. [S467] Roger Bess, FGS, Feb. 91.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S45] Helen Stinson, Nicholas Co. WV Cemeteries, 1983, p. 126.