Herman Henry Epperly1,2

M, #29601, b. 6 Sep 1908, d. 30 Jan 1964
FatherHenry Philip Epperly1 b. April 16, 1880, d. November 5, 1962
MotherMeda Stanley1 b. April 10, 1881, d. April 21, 1924
Birth*6 Sep 1908 Herman was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Sep 1908.
1910 census age 1 7/12.2,1,3 
 He was the son of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley.1 
(Witness) Census19 May 1910 Herman Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 19 May 1910 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Herman Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*29 Nov 1929 He married Thelma Kincaid at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1929.
Herman Epperly, age 21, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. H.P. & Meda, timber; Thelma Kincaid, age 18, single, b. Lansing, res. Lansing, par. Odie & Nannie; md by M.H. Cumming at Fayetteville.3,1 
(Witness) Census3 Apr 1930 Herman Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 3 Apr 1930 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Flossie Roles at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: driver in Apr 1940 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV. Taxi company.1 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1940 Herman Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1940 in the household of Woodrow Wilson Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*5 Nov 1962 Herman Henry Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1962.4 
Death*30 Jan 1964 Herman died on 30 Jan 1964 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 55.2 
Burial*1 Feb 1964 His body was interred on 1 Feb 1964 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at Huse Memorial Park.2,5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 May 1910Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Meda Stanley, Bessie E. Epperly and Herman Henry Epperly1
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Meda Stanley, Bessie E. Epperly, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly and Robert Epperly1
3 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Flossie Roles, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly, Robert Epperly, Mildred Ann Epperly, Arvella Jo Epperly and Thelma Kincaid1
5 Apr 1940Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVWoodrow Wilson Epperly and Herman Henry Epperly1

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Nov 1929 He married Thelma Kincaid at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Nov 1929.
Herman Epperly, age 21, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. H.P. & Meda, timber; Thelma Kincaid, age 18, single, b. Lansing, res. Lansing, par. Odie & Nannie; md by M.H. Cumming at Fayetteville.3,1 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, H. P. 'Dink' Epperly, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 6 November 1962.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Herman Henry Epperly, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 31 January 1964.

Ida Martin1,2

F, #29602, b. circa 1890, d. before 1920
Birth*circa 1890 Ida was born at Fayette Co, VA, circa 1890.1,2 
Marriage*4 Oct 1908 She married Ludward Lee Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Oct 1908. L.L. Epperly, age 23, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Dempsey, par. Preston & Octavia, farmer; Ida Martin, age 18, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Dempsey, par. John W. & Mary E. Martin; md by Henry Light at Fayetteville.1,2 
Census*19 May 1910 Ida Martin and Ludward Lee Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 May 1910.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Ludward Lee Epperly and Ida Martin resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.3 
Death*before 1920 Ida died before 1920. Husband Lee listed as widowed in 1920 census.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 May 1910Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Ida Martin and Olen L. Epperly2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

Olen L. Epperly1

M, #29603, b. 7 Nov 1909, d. Feb 1987
FatherLudward Lee Epperly1 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherIda Martin1 b. circa 1890, d. before 1920
Birth*7 Nov 1909 Olen was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 7 Nov 1909. 1910 census age 5/12.2,3,1 
 He was the son of Ludward Lee Epperly and Ida Martin.1 
(Witness) Census19 May 1910 Olen L. Epperly appeared on the census of 19 May 1910 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Ida Martin at Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Olen L. Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Preston E. Epperly and Octavia Beckelheimer at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Olen L. Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*5 Nov 1934 He married Frances Simmons at Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1934. Olen Epperly, age 27, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Lee & Ida, laborer; Francis Simmons, age 23, b. Minden, res. Fayetteville, par. George & n/a; md by n/a.3 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 Olen L. Epperly resided at FL on 21 Nov 1964.4 
Death*Feb 1987 He died in Feb 1987 at Freeport, Brazoria Co, TX, at age 77..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 May 1910Dempsey Precinct, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Ida Martin and Olen L. Epperly1
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVPreston E. Epperly, Octavia Beckelheimer, Olen L. Epperly, Ludward Lee Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly and Cyrus C. Walton1
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly1

Partners and Children

Marriage*5 Nov 1934 He married Frances Simmons at Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1934. Olen Epperly, age 27, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Lee & Ida, laborer; Francis Simmons, age 23, b. Minden, res. Fayetteville, par. George & n/a; md by n/a.3 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.

Nellie C. Epperly1,2

F, #29604, b. 21 Sep 1911, d. 25 Feb 2002
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherIda Martin2 b. circa 1890, d. before 1920
Birth*21 Sep 1911 Nellie C. Epperly was born on 21 Sep 1911 at WV.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Ludward Lee Epperly and Ida Martin.2 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Nellie C. Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Preston E. Epperly and Octavia Beckelheimer at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Nellie C. Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage* Nellie C. Epperly married (?) Newell.3 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 Nellie C. Epperly resided at Pt. Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, on 21 Nov 1964.3 
Residence25 Nov 1970 She resided at Pt. Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1970.4 
(informant) Death25 Nov 1970 Nellie was informant for the death of Glenna E. Hawver at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1970.5,4 
Residence9 Oct 1976 Nellie C. Epperly resided at Southside, Mason Co, WV, on 9 Oct 1976.6 
Death*25 Feb 2002 She died on 25 Feb 2002 at Pt. Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, at age 90..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVPreston E. Epperly, Octavia Beckelheimer, Olen L. Epperly, Ludward Lee Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly and Cyrus C. Walton2
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2

Partners and Children

Marriage* Nellie C. Epperly married (?) Newell.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.

Edith Helen Epperly1,2,3

F, #29605, b. 29 Nov 1916, d. 25 Sep 2004
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherIda Martin2 b. circa 1890, d. before 1920
Birth*29 Nov 1916 Edith Helen Epperly was born on 29 Nov 1916 at WV.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Ludward Lee Epperly and Ida Martin.2 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Edith Helen Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Preston E. Epperly and Octavia Beckelheimer at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Edith Helen Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage* She married William Emerick Schrader II.4,3 
Census*4 Apr 1940 William Emerick Schrader II and Edith Helen Epperly were listed as residents in the census report at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 Apr 1940. Enumerated in the household of William E. & Flora Schrader, parents of William E. Schrader II.2 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 She resided at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL, on 21 Nov 1964.4 
Residence25 Nov 1970 She resided at North Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL, on 25 Nov 1970.5 
Residence9 Oct 1976 She resided at Miami, Dade Co, FL, on 9 Oct 1976.6 
Death*25 Sep 2004 She died on 25 Sep 2004 at North Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL, at age 87..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVPreston E. Epperly, Octavia Beckelheimer, Olen L. Epperly, Ludward Lee Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly and Cyrus C. Walton2
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2
4 Apr 1940Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVWilliam Emerick Schrader II, Edith Helen Epperly and Sue Caroline Schrader2

Partners and Children

Marriage* She married William Emerick Schrader II.4,3 
Child
  • Sue Caroline Schrader2

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.

Lottie S. Wilson1

F, #29606, b. 12 Apr 1883, d. 17 Jul 1961
FatherMartin Charles Wilson2 b. July 15, 1854, d. January 12, 1933
MotherPriscilla Sarah Steele2 b. April 21, 1859, d. February 2, 1932
Birth*12 Apr 1883 Lottie was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1883.3,4,2 
 She was the daughter of Martin Charles Wilson and Priscilla Sarah Steele.2 
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1900 Lottie S. Wilson appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1900 in the household of Martin Charles Wilson and Priscilla Sarah Steele at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*7 Aug 1900 She married John Akens Wendell at Lawrence Co, OH, on 7 Aug 1900.
John Windell, age 18, par. C.A. Windell & Susan Spears; Lottie Wilson, age 18, par. Martin Wilson & Percilla Steel.5 
Num Child*30 Apr 1910 Lottie S. Wilson and John Akens Wendell had 5 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census*30 Apr 1910 Lottie S. Wilson and John Akens Wendell appeared on the census as head of household at Montgomery, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1910.1 
Census12 Jan 1920 Lottie S. Wilson and John Akens Wendell appeared on the census as head of household at Montgomery, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Jan 1920.1 
Census5 Apr 1930 Lottie S. Wilson and John Akens Wendell appeared on the census as head of household at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 5 Apr 1930.1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: nurse in Apr 1940 at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV. Practical nurse, private familiy.1 
Census*8 Apr 1940 Lottie S. Wilson appeared on the census as head of household at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1940.1 
Death*17 Jul 1961 Lottie died on 17 Jul 1961 at 1145 9th Ave, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 78.3 
Burial*19 Jul 1961 Her body was interred on 19 Jul 1961 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at Huse Memorial Park.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMartin Charles Wilson, Priscilla Sarah Steele, Anna Wilson, Charles S. Wilson, Lottie S. Wilson, Vadah Wilson, Walker Lee Wilson, Howard Wilson, Hazel Wilson, Henry Clay Wilson, Leona L. Wilson and Russell M. Wilson2
30 Apr 1910Montgomery, Fayette Co, WVJohn Akens Wendell, Lottie S. Wilson, Thelma Gladys Wendell, Edith M. Wendell, Evelyn F. Wendell and Beatrice P. Wendell1
12 Jan 1920Montgomery, Fayette Co, WVJohn Akens Wendell, Lottie S. Wilson, Thelma Gladys Wendell, Edith M. Wendell, Evelyn F. Wendell and Beatrice P. Wendell1
5 Apr 1930Huntington, Cabell Co, WVJohn Akens Wendell, Lottie S. Wilson, Evelyn F. Wendell and Beatrice P. Wendell1
8 Apr 1940Huntington, Cabell Co, WVLottie S. Wilson, Thelma Gladys Wendell, John D. 'Jack' Lee and William Wilson Lee1

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Aug 1900 She married John Akens Wendell at Lawrence Co, OH, on 7 Aug 1900.
John Windell, age 18, par. C.A. Windell & Susan Spears; Lottie Wilson, age 18, par. Martin Wilson & Percilla Steel.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

Woodrow Wilson Epperly1,2

M, #29607, b. 10 Feb 1913, d. 11 Jan 1993
FatherHenry Philip Epperly1 b. April 16, 1880, d. November 5, 1962
MotherMeda Stanley1 b. April 10, 1881, d. April 21, 1924
Birth*10 Feb 1913 Woodrow was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Feb 1913.2,1 
 He was the son of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Woodrow Wilson Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Apr 1930 Woodrow Wilson Epperly appeared on the census of 3 Apr 1930 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Flossie Roles at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: driver in Apr 1940 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV. Taxi company.1 
Census*5 Apr 1940 Woodrow Wilson Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Apr 1940.1 
EmploymentOct 1940 Woodrow's occupation: C.B. Selvey at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, in Oct 1940.2 
Mlt-Registration*16 Oct 1940 He registered for the draft on 16 Oct 1940 at Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence16 Oct 1940 He resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1940.2 
Marriage*12 Feb 1945 He married Juanita Mae Young at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 12 Feb 1945.
Woodrow W. Epperly, age 32, single, b. Scarbro, res. Fayetteville; Juanita Mae Young, age 23, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville; md by R. Moorman Parker at Hinton.3 
Residence5 Nov 1962 Woodrow Wilson Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1962.4 
(informant) Death30 Jan 1964 Woodrow was informant for the death of Herman Henry Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jan 1964.5 
Residence30 Jan 1964 Woodrow Wilson Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jan 1964.6 
Residence*21 Mar 1973 Woodrow Wilson Epperly and Juanita Mae Young resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Mar 1973.7 
Residence*30 Mar 1981 Woodrow Wilson Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Mar 1981.8 
Death*11 Jan 1993 Woodrow died on 11 Jan 1993 at age 79. Last residence: Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.9 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Meda Stanley, Bessie E. Epperly, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly and Robert Epperly1
3 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Flossie Roles, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly, Robert Epperly, Mildred Ann Epperly, Arvella Jo Epperly and Thelma Kincaid1
5 Apr 1940Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVWoodrow Wilson Epperly and Herman Henry Epperly1

Partners and Children

Marriage*12 Feb 1945 He married Juanita Mae Young at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 12 Feb 1945.
Woodrow W. Epperly, age 32, single, b. Scarbro, res. Fayetteville; Juanita Mae Young, age 23, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville; md by R. Moorman Parker at Hinton.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Summers Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, H. P. 'Dink' Epperly, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 6 November 1962.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Herman Henry Epperly, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 31 January 1964.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Jerry Wayne Epperly, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 20 March 1973.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Bernard S. Epperly, obit, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 7 April 1981.
  9. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  10. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  11. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2015, Delayed Birth Records, 1721-1911 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Bernard S. Epperly1,2

M, #29608, b. 17 Jan 1915, d. 30 Mar 1981
FatherHenry Philip Epperly1 b. April 16, 1880, d. November 5, 1962
MotherMeda Stanley1 b. April 10, 1881, d. April 21, 1924
Birth*17 Jan 1915 Bernard was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Jan 1915.2,1 
 He was the son of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Bernard S. Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Apr 1930 Bernard S. Epperly appeared on the census of 3 Apr 1930 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Flossie Roles at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage* Bernard S. Epperly married Kate (?)2 
Residence5 Nov 1962 Bernard S. Epperly resided at Toledo, Lucas Co, OH, on 5 Nov 1962.3 
Residence*30 Jan 1964 He resided at Toledo, Lucas Co, OH, on 30 Jan 1964.4 
Death*30 Mar 1981 Bernard died on 30 Mar 1981 at Sebring, Highlands Co, FL, at age 66.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Meda Stanley, Bessie E. Epperly, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly and Robert Epperly1
3 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Flossie Roles, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly, Robert Epperly, Mildred Ann Epperly, Arvella Jo Epperly and Thelma Kincaid1

Partners and Children

Marriage* Bernard S. Epperly married Kate (?)2 
Children
  • Michael Epperly2
  • Mark Epperly2

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Bernard S. Epperly, obit, Hinton (WV) News, Tuesday, 7 April 1981.
  3. [S237] Obituary, H. P. 'Dink' Epperly, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 6 November 1962.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Herman Henry Epperly, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 31 January 1964.

Robert Epperly1

M, #29609, b. circa 1917
FatherHenry Philip Epperly1 b. April 16, 1880, d. November 5, 1962
MotherMeda Stanley1 b. April 10, 1881, d. April 21, 1924
Birth*circa 1917 Robert Epperly was born circa 1917 at WV.1 
 He was the son of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Robert Epperly appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Meda Stanley at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census3 Apr 1930 Robert Epperly appeared on the census of 3 Apr 1930 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Flossie Roles at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census17 May 1940 Robert Epperly appeared on the census of 17 May 1940 in the household of Henry Philip Epperly and Flossie Roles at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence5 Nov 1962 Robert Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1962.2 
Residence*30 Jan 1964 He resided at Beckwith, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jan 1964.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
19 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Meda Stanley, Bessie E. Epperly, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly and Robert Epperly1
3 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Flossie Roles, Herman Henry Epperly, Marjorie May Epperly, Woodrow Wilson Epperly, Bernard S. Epperly, Robert Epperly, Mildred Ann Epperly, Arvella Jo Epperly and Thelma Kincaid1
17 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVHenry Philip Epperly, Flossie Roles, Mildred Ann Epperly, Arvella Jo Epperly, Mary Epperly, Lois June Epperly and Robert Epperly1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, H. P. 'Dink' Epperly, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 6 November 1962.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Herman Henry Epperly, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Friday, 31 January 1964.

Glenna E. Hawver1,2,3

F, #29610, b. 30 May 1904, d. 25 Nov 1970
Birth*30 May 1904 Glenna was born at Clifty, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 May 1904.
Daughter of Rufus and Myrtle (McCutcheon) Hawver.4,1,5 
Marriage* She married Ludward Lee Epperly.3,2 
(informant) Death21 Nov 1964 Glenna was informant for the death of Ludward Lee Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Nov 1964.4,3,2 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 Glenna E. Hawver resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Nov 1964.3 
Death*25 Nov 1970 Glenna died on 25 Nov 1970 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 66. Informant was Nellie C. Newell, Rt 1, Fayetteville.4,1 
Burial*28 Nov 1970 She was buried on 28 Nov 1970 at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.4,1,2 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  2. [S2734] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VI, Huse Memorial Park (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Wilbur Henry Epperly1,2

M, #29611, b. 14 Jun 1921, d. 9 Oct 1976
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherElsie Jane Perry2 b. February 22, 1899, d. January 4, 1991
Birth*14 Jun 1921 Wilbur was born at Laurel Creek, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Jun 1921.3,4,2 
 He was the son of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Wilbur Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census16 May 1940 Wilbur Henry Epperly appeared on the census of 16 May 1940 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Employment*Feb 1942 Wilbur's occupation: Unemployed at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, in Feb 1942.5 
Residence16 Feb 1942 He resided at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Feb 1942.5 
Mlt-Registration*16 Feb 1942 He registered for the draft on 16 Feb 1942 at Fayette Co, WV.5 
Marriage He married Ruth Emma Coates.6 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 Wilbur Henry Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 21 Nov 1964.7 
Marriage*8 Jul 1969 He married Ruth Emma Coates at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Jul 1969.
Wilbur Henry Epperly, age 48, single, 1st marriage, b. 14 June 1921, WV, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, WV, par. Lee Ludden Epperly & Elsie Jane Perry; Emma Ruth Coates, age 50, single, 1st marriage, b. 10 July 1918, VA, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, par. Mac Henry Coates & Mona Ruth Poff; md by J.C. Murphy at Clifton Forge.6 
Residence25 Nov 1970 Wilbur Henry Epperly resided at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1970.8 
Death*9 Oct 1976 Wilbur died on 9 Oct 1976 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at age 55. Shot to death by his wife Emma while sleeping on the couch.3,4 
Burial* His body was interred at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, at Huse Memorial Park.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2
16 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2

Partners and Children

Marriage He married Ruth Emma Coates.6 
Marriage*8 Jul 1969 He married Ruth Emma Coates at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Jul 1969.
Wilbur Henry Epperly, age 48, single, 1st marriage, b. 14 June 1921, WV, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, WV, par. Lee Ludden Epperly & Elsie Jane Perry; Emma Ruth Coates, age 50, single, 1st marriage, b. 10 July 1918, VA, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, par. Mac Henry Coates & Mona Ruth Poff; md by J.C. Murphy at Clifton Forge.6 
Children
  • Thomas Henry Epperly3
  • Bonnie Epperly3
  • George Lee Epperly3
  • Frederick Arnold Epperly9
  • Robert David Epperly3

Citations

  1. [S2734] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VI, Huse Memorial Park (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  8. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  9. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Marshall Calvin Epperly1,2

M, #29612, b. 30 Jan 1923, d. 11 Aug 1941
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherElsie Jane Perry2 b. February 22, 1899, d. January 4, 1991
Birth*30 Jan 1923 Marshall was born at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Jan 1923. Death certificate has 1922 handwritten in as year, but age at death puts the year 1923 (as 1930 census; 1922 would be only 6 months after birth of brother Wilbur); date on gravestone is 1923.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Marshall Calvin Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census16 May 1940 Marshall Calvin Epperly appeared on the census of 16 May 1940 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Employment*May 1941 Marshall's occupation: CCC worker at Fayette Co, WV, in May 1941.1 
Death*11 Aug 1941 Marshall died on 11 Aug 1941 at Clifftop, Fayette Co, WV, at age 18. Died of a broken neck when truck turned over.1 
Burial*13 Aug 1941 He was buried on 13 Aug 1941 at Epperly Cem, Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2
16 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2734] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VI, Huse Memorial Park (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.

John G. Epperly1,2

M, #29613, b. 16 Jan 1926, d. 29 May 1991
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherElsie Jane Perry2 b. February 22, 1899, d. January 4, 1991
Birth*16 Jan 1926 John G. Epperly was born on 16 Jan 1926 at WV.1,2 
 He was the son of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 John G. Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census16 May 1940 John G. Epperly appeared on the census of 16 May 1940 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 John G. Epperly resided at South Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 21 Nov 1964.3 
Residence25 Nov 1970 He resided at South Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 25 Nov 1970.4 
Residence9 Oct 1976 He resided at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 9 Oct 1976.5 
Death*29 May 1991 He died on 29 May 1991 at age 65..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2
16 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.

Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly1,2

M, #29614, b. 28 May 1929, d. 14 Jul 2001
FatherLudward Lee Epperly2 b. December 3, 1884, d. November 21, 1964
MotherElsie Jane Perry2 b. February 22, 1899, d. January 4, 1991
Birth*28 May 1929 Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly was born on 28 May 1929 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry.2 
(Witness) Census5 Apr 1930 Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly appeared on the census of 5 Apr 1930 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census16 May 1940 Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly appeared on the census of 16 May 1940 in the household of Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*21 Nov 1964 Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly resided at Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, OH, on 21 Nov 1964.4 
Residence25 Nov 1970 He resided at Ashtabula, Ashtabula Co, OH, on 25 Nov 1970.5 
Residence9 Oct 1976 He resided at CT on 9 Oct 1976.6 
Death*14 Jul 2001 Bayless died on 14 Jul 2001 at Naugatuck, New Haven Co, CT, at age 72.
NAUGATUCK, Conn. — Bayless "Bill" Epperly, 72, of 2 Thunderbird Drive, died Saturday, July 14, 2001, at Waterbury Hospital.

Mr. Epperly was born May 28, 1929, in Fayetteville, W.Va., the son of the late Luden and Elsie (Perry) Epperly.

He was a residential program worker for the Connecticut School for the Blind and had formerly worked for Maumee Chemical Plant in Ohio, Sherwin Williams in Danbury and Ware Chemical in Stratford. He was the former owner of Archeries in Wallingford.

He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman, as well as an archery instructor, and was also a member of the National Rifle Association.

He had served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Waterbury.

Mr. Epperly is survived by a son, Richard Brian Epperly of New York; two daughters, Lisa Steiner of New Hampshire and Rebecca Rudge of Arizona.

He leaves several nieces and nephews, six grandchildren and one great-grandchild — as well as his companion, Michelle Carraro of Naugatuck.

He is predeceased by a daughter, Debra Epperly; and three brothers, John Epperly, Marshall Epperly and Wilbur Epperly.

Funeral services will be on Friday at 10 a.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church, 16 Church St. in Waterbury. Friends may call at the Alderson Funeral Home of Waterbury, 70 Central Ave., on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m.3,1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2
16 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly2

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Bayless Epperly, Oneonta (NY) Daily Star, Wednesday, 18 July 2001 (onlne at ancestry.com).
  4. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.

William Emerick Schrader II1,2,3

M, #29616, b. circa 1914
Birth*circa 1914 William was born at WV circa 1914.4 
Marriage* He married Edith Helen Epperly.2,1 
Employment*Apr 1940 William's occupation: Glazier, Central Glass Co at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in Apr 1940.4 
Census*4 Apr 1940 William Emerick Schrader II and Edith Helen Epperly were listed as residents in the census report at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 4 Apr 1940. Enumerated in the household of William E. & Flora Schrader, parents of William E. Schrader II.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 Apr 1940Charleston, Kanawha Co, WVWilliam Emerick Schrader II, Edith Helen Epperly and Sue Caroline Schrader4

Partners and Children

Child
  • Sue Caroline Schrader4

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Ludward Lee Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 22 Nov 1964.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Glenna Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Friday, 27 Nov 1970.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Elsie Jane Perry1,2

F, #29617, b. 22 Feb 1899, d. 4 Jan 1991
Birth*22 Feb 1899 Elsie was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 22 Feb 1899. Daughter of George & Bertha (Richards) Perry.1,3,2 
Marriage*1 Nov 1920 She married Ludward Lee Epperly at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Nov 1920.
Lee Epperly, age 35, widowed, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; Elsie Perry, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by J. L. Edens.2 
Census5 Apr 1930 Elsie Jane Perry and Ludward Lee Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Apr 1930.4 
Census*16 May 1940 Elsie Jane Perry and Ludward Lee Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 May 1940.4 
Residence27 Apr 1942 Ludward Lee Epperly and Elsie Jane Perry resided at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.5 
Residence*9 Oct 1976 She resided at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Oct 1976.6 
Death*4 Jan 1991 She died on 4 Jan 1991 at age 91..1,3 
Burial* She was buried at Epperly Cem, Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Apr 1930Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Olen L. Epperly, Nellie C. Epperly, Edith Helen Epperly, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly4
16 May 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVLudward Lee Epperly, Elsie Jane Perry, Wilbur Henry Epperly, Marshall Calvin Epperly, John G. Epperly and Bayless H. "Bill" Epperly4

Partners and Children

Marriage*1 Nov 1920 She married Ludward Lee Epperly at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 1 Nov 1920.
Lee Epperly, age 35, widowed, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; Elsie Perry, age 22, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by J. L. Edens.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2687] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. IV (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  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. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.

Grace T. Surratt1

F, #29618, b. circa 1893
Birth*circa 1893 Grace T. Surratt was born circa 1893 at Scarbro, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*10 Mar 1912 She married Samuel Tyree Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Mar 1912. Samuel T. Epperly, age 23, single, b. Fayetteville, WV, res. Fayetteville, par. Preston & Octavia, lumberman; Grace T. Surratt, age 19, single, b. Scarbro, res. Scarbro, par. James & Blanche; md by D.W. Pauley at Fayetteville; affiant S.T. Epperly.1 
Census*20 Jan 1920 Grace T. Surratt and Samuel Tyree Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Jan 1920.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jan 1920Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Tyree Epperly, Grace T. Surratt, Kenneth V. Epperly and Wilbur T. Epperly2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

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

Kenneth V. Epperly1,2

M, #29619, b. 16 Dec 1912, d. 27 Sep 1999
FatherSamuel Tyree Epperly1 b. April 28, 1889, d. July 24, 1975
MotherGrace T. Surratt1 b. circa 1893
Birth*16 Dec 1912 Kenneth V. Epperly was born on 16 Dec 1912 at WV.1,2,3,4 
 He was the son of Samuel Tyree Epperly and Grace T. Surratt.1 
(Witness) Census20 Jan 1920 Kenneth V. Epperly appeared on the census of 20 Jan 1920 in the household of Samuel Tyree Epperly and Grace T. Surratt at Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*Apr 1939 Kenneth V. Epperly resided at Breckinridge Co, KY, in Apr 1939.3 
Mlt induction*8 Apr 1939 He was inducted into the military at Graham, Alamance Co, NC, on 8 Apr 1939. Name:      Kenneth V Epperly
Birth Year: 1944
Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
State of Residence: Kentucky
County or City: Breckinridge
Enlistment Date:      8 Apr 1939
Enlistment State:      North Carolina
Enlistment City:      Graham
Term of Enlistment:      Enlistment for assignment to another corps area
Component: Regular Army      
Education: Post-graduate
Civil Occupation: Foremen, n.e.c.
Marital Status: Widower or widow, without dependents.3 
Mlt-Service* He was TSGT US Army at WWII.4 
Death*27 Sep 1999 Kenneth died on 27 Sep 1999 at Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co, MI, at age 86.2 
Burial*1 Oct 1999 His body was interred on 1 Oct 1999 at Augusta, Kalamazoo Co, MI, at Ft Custer National Cem.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jan 1920Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Tyree Epperly, Grace T. Surratt, Kenneth V. Epperly and Wilbur T. Epperly1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2697] National Archives and Records Administration., U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

Wilbur T. Epperly1,2

M, #29620, b. 13 Aug 1918, d. 8 Jul 2004
FatherSamuel Tyree Epperly1 b. April 28, 1889, d. July 24, 1975
MotherGrace T. Surratt1 b. circa 1893
Birth*13 Aug 1918 Wilbur T. Epperly was born on 13 Aug 1918 at Fayette Co, WV.2,1 
 He was the son of Samuel Tyree Epperly and Grace T. Surratt.1 
(Witness) Census20 Jan 1920 Wilbur T. Epperly appeared on the census of 20 Jan 1920 in the household of Samuel Tyree Epperly and Grace T. Surratt at Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*Jun 1941 Wilbur T. Epperly resided at Breckinridge Co, KY, in Jun 1941.3 
Mlt induction*17 Jun 1941 He was inducted into the military at Camp Pine, Jefferson Co, NY, on 17 Jun 1941. Name:      Wilbur T Epperly
Birth Year: 1916
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
State of Residence: Kentucky
County or City: Breckinridge
Enlistment Date: 17 Jun 1941
Enlistment State: New York
Enlistment City: Pine Camp
Grade: Sergeant
Grade Code: Sergeant
Term of Enlistment: Three year enlistment
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
Source:      Enlisted Man, Regular Army, within 3 months of Discharge or former WAAC Auxiliary
Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Farm hands, general farms
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height:      71
Weight:      160.3 
Death*8 Jul 2004 Wilbur died on 8 Jul 2004 at Huntington Hospital, Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, at age 85. WILBUR T. EPPERLY, 85, of Huntington, W.Va., died Thursday, July 8, 2004, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. He was born August 13, 1918, in Fayette County, West Virginia, a son of the late Samuel T. and Grace Sarrett Epperly. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, at Klingel Carpenter Mortuary with Rev. Kevin Lantz officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Huntington. Wilbur was a loving husband and father to his family. He served in World War II under General Patton in the 11th Armored Division. Wilbur had a special love for wood carving. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Elsie Yerkeson Epperly; three children, Judy Ann Byrom of Proctorville, Ohio, Wilber Epperly Jr. of Barboursville and Kenneth J. Epperly of Huntington; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Visiting hours will be 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, July 9, 2004, at Klingel Carpenter Mortuary, Huntington. Family guestbook at http://www.klingelcarpenter.com.2 
Burial*10 Jul 2004 His body was interred on 10 Jul 2004 at Barboursville, Cabell Co, WV, at Ridgelawn Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Jan 1920Kincaid Precinct, Fayette Co, WVSamuel Tyree Epperly, Grace T. Surratt, Kenneth V. Epperly and Wilbur T. Epperly1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur T. Epperly, Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch, 10 Jul 2004 (online at ancestry.com).
  3. [S2697] National Archives and Records Administration., U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (online at www.ancestry.com),.

Ruth Emma Coates1,2,3

F, #29621, b. 10 Jul 1915, d. 1995
FatherCharles McKinley Coates2 b. January 22, 1856, d. December 14, 1940
MotherMona Ruth Poff2 b. May 5, 1885, d. March 23, 1977
Birth*10 Jul 1915 Ruth was born at Locust Grove Dist, Floyd Co, VA, on 10 Jul 1915.4 
 She was the daughter of Charles McKinley Coates and Mona Ruth Poff.2 
(Witness) Census12 Jan 1920 Ruth Emma Coates appeared on the census of 12 Jan 1920 in the household of Charles McKinley Coates and Mona Ruth Poff at Locust Grove Dist, Floyd Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Ruth Emma Coates appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Charles McKinley Coates and Mona Ruth Poff at Locust Grove Dist, Floyd Co, VA.1 
Marriage*2 Jan 1937 She married Allen William Janney at Floyd, Floyd Co, VA, on 2 Jan 1937.
Allen Janney, age 24, single, b. Floyd Co, VA, res. Copper Hill, VA, par. C.W. Janney & Mary Agee, farming; Emma Coates, age 21, single, b. Floyd Co, VA, res. Copper Hill, VA, par. C.M. Coates & Monie Poff; md by Geo W. Woodward at Floyd.2 
Census*3 May 1940 Ruth Emma Coates and Allen William Janney appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 3 May 1940.1 
Residence*16 Oct 1940 Allen William Janney and Ruth Emma Coates resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1940.5 
Marriage She married Wilbur Henry Epperly.2 
Marriage*8 Jul 1969 She married Wilbur Henry Epperly at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Jul 1969.
Wilbur Henry Epperly, age 48, single, 1st marriage, b. 14 June 1921, WV, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, WV, par. Lee Ludden Epperly & Elsie Jane Perry; Emma Ruth Coates, age 50, single, 1st marriage, b. 10 July 1918, VA, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, par. Mac Henry Coates & Mona Ruth Poff; md by J.C. Murphy at Clifton Forge.2 
Residence*9 Oct 1976 Ruth Emma Coates resided at Rt 2, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Oct 1976.3 
Death*1995 She died in 1995..6 
Burial* She was buried at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Jan 1920Locust Grove Dist, Floyd Co, VACharles McKinley Coates, Mona Ruth Poff, Ruth Emma Coates, Clarice A. Coates and Ruby G. Coates1
14 Apr 1930Locust Grove Dist, Floyd Co, VACharles McKinley Coates, Mona Ruth Poff, Ruth Emma Coates, Clarice A. Coates, Ruby G. Coates, Junior Lee Coates, Eva May Coates and James R. Coates1
3 May 1940Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVAllen William Janney and Ruth Emma Coates1

Partners and Children

Marriage*2 Jan 1937 She married Allen William Janney at Floyd, Floyd Co, VA, on 2 Jan 1937.
Allen Janney, age 24, single, b. Floyd Co, VA, res. Copper Hill, VA, par. C.W. Janney & Mary Agee, farming; Emma Coates, age 21, single, b. Floyd Co, VA, res. Copper Hill, VA, par. C.M. Coates & Monie Poff; md by Geo W. Woodward at Floyd.2 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage She married Wilbur Henry Epperly.2 
Marriage*8 Jul 1969 She married Wilbur Henry Epperly at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Jul 1969.
Wilbur Henry Epperly, age 48, single, 1st marriage, b. 14 June 1921, WV, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, WV, par. Lee Ludden Epperly & Elsie Jane Perry; Emma Ruth Coates, age 50, single, 1st marriage, b. 10 July 1918, VA, res. Rt 2, Fayetteville, par. Mac Henry Coates & Mona Ruth Poff; md by J.C. Murphy at Clifton Forge.2 
Children
  • Thomas Henry Epperly3
  • Bonnie Epperly3
  • George Lee Epperly3
  • Frederick Arnold Epperly8
  • Robert David Epperly3

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Wilbur H. Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976, and Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 10 Oct 1976.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2015, Delayed Birth Records, 1721-1911 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  5. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2734] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. VI, Huse Memorial Park (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.
  7. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  8. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Frances Simmons1

F, #29627, b. circa 1911
Birth*circa 1911 Frances Simmons was born circa 1911 at Minden, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*5 Nov 1934 She married Olen L. Epperly at Fayette Co, WV, on 5 Nov 1934. Olen Epperly, age 27, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Lee & Ida, laborer; Francis Simmons, age 23, b. Minden, res. Fayetteville, par. George & n/a; md by n/a.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

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

Ida Virginia Burnsides1,2,3

F, #29628, b. 6 Sep 1881, d. 26 Mar 1958
FatherRichard Burnside5
MotherRowena A. "Rena" Cottle4 b. circa 1846
Birth*6 Sep 1881 Ida was born at Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Sep 1881.2 
 She was the daughter of Richard Burnside and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle.4,5 
Marriage*29 Dec 1903 She married Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1903. B.F. Epperly, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Clay Co, par. Preston & Octavia, clerk; Ida V. Burnsides, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Richard & Rena; md by C.W. Perry; affiant B.F. Epperly.5 
Census*2 May 1910 Ida Virginia Burnsides and Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WV, on 2 May 1910.4 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides resided at Rt 1, Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
Census15 Jan 1920 She and Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jan 1920.4 
Census22 May 1930 Ida Virginia Burnsides and Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 May 1930.4 
Census17 Apr 1940 Ida Virginia Burnsides and Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Apr 1940.4 
Death*26 Mar 1958 Ida died on 26 Mar 1958 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 76.2,6 
Burial*29 Mar 1958 She was buried on 29 Mar 1958 at Epperly Cem, Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV.2,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 May 1910Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly and Arvella R. Epperly4
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly4
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle4
17 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Louis Franklin Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly, Hugh Alden Epperly, Dallas Vernon Epperly and Ralph O. Epperly4

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Dec 1903 She married Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly at Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Dec 1903. B.F. Epperly, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Clay Co, par. Preston & Octavia, clerk; Ida V. Burnsides, age 21, single, b. Fayette Co, res. Fayette Co, par. Richard & Rena; md by C.W. Perry; affiant B.F. Epperly.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Louis Franklin Epperly.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S2687] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. IV (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society),.

Basil William Epperly1

M, #29629, b. circa 1904
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*circa 1904 Basil was born at Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV, circa 1904.2,1 
 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census2 May 1910 Basil William Epperly appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Basil William Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*23 Nov 1927 He married Opal E. Duncan at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1927. Basil Epperly, age 23, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & Ida, tippleman; Opal Duncan, age 20, single, b. Bowlin, res. Bowlin, par. D.C. & Lilly; md by T.J. Hopson at Fayetteville.2,1 
Employment*May 1930 Occupation: bookkeeper in May 1930 at Fayette Co, WV. Coal mines.1 
Census*26 May 1930 Basil William Epperly and Opal E. Duncan appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 May 1930.1 
EmploymentJun 1940 Occupation: fireman in Jun 1940 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV. Coal mines.1 
Census8 Jun 1940 Basil William Epperly and Opal E. Duncan appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Jun 1940.1 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Basil William Epperly resided on 24 Sep 1966, "address unknown".3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 May 1910Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly and Arvella R. Epperly1
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
26 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBasil William Epperly, Opal E. Duncan and Lois M. Epperly1
8 Jun 1940Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVBasil William Epperly, Opal E. Duncan and Lois M. Epperly1

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Nov 1927 He married Opal E. Duncan at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1927. Basil Epperly, age 23, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & Ida, tippleman; Opal Duncan, age 20, single, b. Bowlin, res. Bowlin, par. D.C. & Lilly; md by T.J. Hopson at Fayetteville.2,1 
Child
  • Lois M. Epperly1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.

Vadah Wilson1

F, #29630, b. Jan 1885
FatherMartin Charles Wilson1 b. July 15, 1854, d. January 12, 1933
MotherPriscilla Sarah Steele1 b. April 21, 1859, d. February 2, 1932
Birth*Jan 1885 Vadah Wilson was born in Jan 1885 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Martin Charles Wilson and Priscilla Sarah Steele.1 
(Witness) Census11 Jun 1900 Vadah Wilson appeared on the census of 11 Jun 1900 in the household of Martin Charles Wilson and Priscilla Sarah Steele at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1900Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVMartin Charles Wilson, Priscilla Sarah Steele, Anna Wilson, Charles S. Wilson, Lottie S. Wilson, Vadah Wilson, Walker Lee Wilson, Howard Wilson, Hazel Wilson, Henry Clay Wilson, Leona L. Wilson and Russell M. Wilson1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Arvella R. Epperly1

F, #29631, b. circa 1909
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*circa 1909 Arvella R. Epperly was born circa 1909 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census2 May 1910 Arvella R. Epperly appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Arvella R. Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*circa 1925 Arvella R. Epperly married Henry S. Gill circa 1925.1 
Census*22 May 1930 Arvella R. Epperly and Henry S. Gill appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 May 1930.1 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Arvella R. Epperly lived on 24 Sep 1966 at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV.2 
Residence8 Apr 1974 She resided at Beckley, Raleigh Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1974.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 May 1910Gatewood Pct, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly and Arvella R. Epperly1
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVHenry S. Gill, Arvella R. Epperly, Maxine D. Gill and James D. Gill1

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1925 Arvella R. Epperly married Henry S. Gill circa 1925.1 
Children
  • Maxine D. Gill1
  • James D. Gill1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Evelyn Epperly1

F, #29632, b. 16 May 1910, d. Feb 1996
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*16 May 1910 Evelyn Epperly was born on 16 May 1910 at Dempsey, Fayette Co, WV.2,1,3 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Evelyn Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*17 May 1927 She married Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 May 1927. Lonnie Stevens, age 24, single, b. Dothan, res. Bowlin, par. H.B. & N.E., miner; Evely Epperly, age 17, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & I.T; md by James R. Bosket.3,1 
Census*22 May 1930 Evelyn Epperly and Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 May 1930.1 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Evelyn Epperly resided at Doylestown, Wayne Co, OH, on 24 Sep 1966.4 
Residence8 Apr 1974 She resided at Dothan, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1974.5 
Death*Feb 1996 Evelyn died in Feb 1996 at age 85. Last residence noted as Barberton, Summit Co, OH; last benefit to Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVAlonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens, Evelyn Epperly, Mildred Stevens and Mary A. Stevens1

Partners and Children

Marriage*17 May 1927 She married Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 May 1927. Lonnie Stevens, age 24, single, b. Dothan, res. Bowlin, par. H.B. & N.E., miner; Evely Epperly, age 17, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & I.T; md by James R. Bosket.3,1 
Children
  • Mildred Stevens1
  • Mary A. Stevens1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Arnold Epperly1

M, #29633, b. circa 1912
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*circa 1912 Arnold Epperly was born circa 1912 at WV.1 
 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Arnold Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Arnold Epperly appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Arnold Epperly resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Sep 1966.2 
Residence8 Apr 1974 He resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1974.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Martin P. Epperly1

M, #29634, b. circa 1914
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*circa 1914 Martin P. Epperly was born circa 1914 at WV.1 
 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Martin P. Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Martin P. Epperly appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census17 Apr 1940 Martin P. Epperly appeared on the census of 17 Apr 1940 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle1
17 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Louis Franklin Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly, Hugh Alden Epperly, Dallas Vernon Epperly and Ralph O. Epperly1

Citations

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

Ralph O. Epperly1

M, #29635, b. 18 Apr 1916, d. 13 Apr 1999
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*18 Apr 1916 Ralph O. Epperly was born on 18 Apr 1916 at WV.2,1 
 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Ralph O. Epperly appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Ralph O. Epperly appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census17 Apr 1940 Ralph O. Epperly appeared on the census of 17 Apr 1940 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Ralph O. Epperly resided at Alexandria, VA, on 24 Sep 1966.3 
Residence8 Apr 1974 He resided at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1974.4 
Death*13 Apr 1999 He died on 13 Apr 1999 at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 82..2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Basil William Epperly, Louis Franklin Epperly, Arvella R. Epperly, Evelyn Epperly, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly and Dorothy Kathleen Epperly1
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle1
17 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Louis Franklin Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly, Hugh Alden Epperly, Dallas Vernon Epperly and Ralph O. Epperly1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Colleen June Ballard1,2

F, #29636, b. 2 Jun 1924, d. 5 Jul 1942
FatherJames Baldwin Ballard2 b. April 26, 1890, d. August 6, 1966
MotherVirginia Louise Crane2 b. circa 1904
Birth*2 Jun 1924 Colleen was born at WV on 2 Jun 1924.1,2 
 She was the daughter of James Baldwin Ballard and Virginia Louise Crane.2 
(Witness) Census9 Apr 1930 Colleen June Ballard appeared on the census of 9 Apr 1930 in the household of James Baldwin Ballard and Virginia Louise Crane at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1940 Colleen June Ballard appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1940 in the household of James Baldwin Ballard and Virginia Louise Crane at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV.2 
Death*5 Jul 1942 Colleen died on 5 Jul 1942 at age 18.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Alderson Cem.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
9 Apr 1930Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WVJames Baldwin Ballard, Virginia Louise Crane, Virginia Jewell Ballard, Colleen June Ballard and Samuel Ballard2
26 Apr 1940Alderson, Greenbrier Co, WVJames Baldwin Ballard, Virginia Louise Crane, Virginia Jewell Ballard and Colleen June Ballard2

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy http://www.meadowbluff.com/greenbrier/18475.html, accessed November 2013.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Leslie G. Epperly1,2

M, #29637, b. 12 Dec 1921, d. 11 Apr 1992
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly2 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides2 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*12 Dec 1921 Leslie G. Epperly was born on 12 Dec 1921 at WV.1,2 
 He was the son of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.2 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Leslie G. Epperly appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census17 Apr 1940 Leslie G. Epperly appeared on the census of 17 Apr 1940 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Leslie G. Epperly resided at Canal Fulton, Stark Co, OH, on 24 Sep 1966. Listed as "Fulton", probably "Canal Fulton".3 
Residence8 Apr 1974 He resided at Canal Fulton, Stark Co, OH, on 8 Apr 1974.4 
Death*11 Apr 1992 He died on 11 Apr 1992 at age 70..1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle2
17 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Louis Franklin Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly, Hugh Alden Epperly, Dallas Vernon Epperly and Ralph O. Epperly2

Citations

  1. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Anna Lee Epperly1,2

F, #29638, b. circa 1925
FatherBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly1 b. June 26, 1882, d. September 24, 1966
MotherIda Virginia Burnsides1 b. September 6, 1881, d. March 26, 1958
Birth*circa 1925 Anna Lee Epperly was born circa 1925 at Salem, Fayette Co, WV.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides.1 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Anna Lee Epperly appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census17 Apr 1940 Anna Lee Epperly appeared on the census of 17 Apr 1940 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*13 Jan 1951 She married Joseph Loyd Elkins at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jan 1951.
Joseph Loyd Elkins, age 25, single, b Price Hill, res. Oak Hill, par. Joseph L. & Bertha, miner; Anna Lee Epperly, age 24, single, b. Salem, res. Oak Hill, par. Benjamin & Texas; md by Shirley Donnelly in Oak Hill.3 
Residence*24 Sep 1966 Anna Lee Epperly resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 Sep 1966.2 
Residence8 Apr 1974 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Apr 1974.4 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle1
17 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Louis Franklin Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly, Hugh Alden Epperly, Dallas Vernon Epperly and Ralph O. Epperly1

Partners and Children

Marriage*13 Jan 1951 She married Joseph Loyd Elkins at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jan 1951.
Joseph Loyd Elkins, age 25, single, b Price Hill, res. Oak Hill, par. Joseph L. & Bertha, miner; Anna Lee Epperly, age 24, single, b. Salem, res. Oak Hill, par. Benjamin & Texas; md by Shirley Donnelly in Oak Hill.3 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.

Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle1,2

F, #29639, b. circa 1846
Birth*circa 1846 Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle was born circa 1846 at VA.2 
Marriage* She married Richard Burnside.3 
(Witness) Census22 May 1930 Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle appeared on the census of 22 May 1930 in the household of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBenjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly, Ida Virginia Burnsides, Arnold Epperly, Martin P. Epperly, Ralph O. Epperly, Dorothy Kathleen Epperly, Leslie G. Epperly, Anna Lee Epperly and Rowena A. "Rena" Cottle2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, Emma Burnside Epperly.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Henry S. Gill1,2

M, #29640, b. circa 1894
Birth*circa 1894 Henry S. Gill was born circa 1894 at WV.1 
Marriage*circa 1925 He married Arvella R. Epperly, daughter of Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Epperly and Ida Virginia Burnsides, circa 1925.1 
Employment*May 1930 Occupation: coal company worker in May 1930 at Fayette Co, WV. Slate dumper, coal mines.1 
Census*22 May 1930 Henry S. Gill and Arvella R. Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 May 1930.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVHenry S. Gill, Arvella R. Epperly, Maxine D. Gill and James D. Gill1

Partners and Children

Children
  • Maxine D. Gill1
  • James D. Gill1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.

Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens1,2,3

M, #29641, b. circa 1902
FatherHarvey Payton Stevens b. August 6, 1861, d. May 13, 1943
MotherNancy Elizabeth Smith b. January 1, 1865, d. January 28, 1957
Birth*circa 1902 Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens was born circa 1902 at Dothan, Fayette Co, WV.1,4 
 He was the son of Harvey Payton Stevens and Nancy Elizabeth Smith
Marriage*17 May 1927 He married Evelyn Epperly at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 May 1927. Lonnie Stevens, age 24, single, b. Dothan, res. Bowlin, par. H.B. & N.E., miner; Evely Epperly, age 17, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & I.T; md by James R. Bosket.4,1 
Employment*May 1930 Occupation: coal miner in May 1930 at Fayette Co, WV.1 
Census*22 May 1930 Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens and Evelyn Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 22 May 1930.1 
Residence*13 Jul 1992 Alonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens resided at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 13 Jul 1992.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVAlonzo J. "Lonnie" Stevens, Evelyn Epperly, Mildred Stevens and Mary A. Stevens1

Partners and Children

Children
  • Mildred Stevens1
  • Mary A. Stevens1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, Benjamin Franklin Epperly, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 25 Sept 1966.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy My folks from KY & WV and a few others, owner rjsroots, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/7277011/person/-1052496838, accessed May 2012.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Rebecca J. Stevens Treadway, Charleston (WV) Daily Mail, Thursday, 16 July 1992.

Clarence E. Williams1

M, #29642, b. circa 1907
Birth*circa 1907 Clarence was born at Pearisburg, Giles Co, VA, circa 1907.1 
Marriage*14 Jun 1954 He married Dorothy Kathleen Epperly at Hinton, Summers Co, WV, on 14 Jun 1954. Clarence E. Williams, age 47, divorced, b. Pearisburg, VA, res. Pearisburg, VA; Dorothy K. Dooley, age 35, divorced, b. Gatewood, res. Gatewood; md by H.P. Hackney at Hinton.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

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

Opal E. Duncan1,2

F, #29646, b. circa 1907
FatherDarius Clayton Duncan b. December 16, 1882, d. September 3, 1976
MotherLillie May Burgess1 b. March 12, 1883, d. February 23, 1907
Birth*circa 1907 Opal E. Duncan was born circa 1907 at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Darius Clayton Duncan and Lillie May Burgess.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Opal E. Duncan appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of William M. Hornsby and Emma Louisa Carter at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census15 Jan 1920 Opal E. Duncan appeared on the census of 15 Jan 1920 in the household of William M. Hornsby and Emma Louisa Carter at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Marriage*23 Nov 1927 She married Basil William Epperly at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1927. Basil Epperly, age 23, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & Ida, tippleman; Opal Duncan, age 20, single, b. Bowlin, res. Bowlin, par. D.C. & Lilly; md by T.J. Hopson at Fayetteville.1,2 
Census26 May 1930 Opal E. Duncan and Basil William Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Bowlin, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 May 1930.2 
Census*8 Jun 1940 Opal E. Duncan and Basil William Epperly appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 8 Jun 1940.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1910Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam M. Hornsby, Emma Louisa Carter, Darius Clayton Duncan, Callie Walden "Dock" Duncan, Franklin Clover Duncan, Dallas Herman Duncan, Russell Glen Duncan and Opal E. Duncan2
15 Jan 1920Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVWilliam M. Hornsby, Emma Louisa Carter and Opal E. Duncan2
26 May 1930Bowlin, Fayette Co, WVBasil William Epperly, Opal E. Duncan and Lois M. Epperly2
8 Jun 1940Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVBasil William Epperly, Opal E. Duncan and Lois M. Epperly2

Partners and Children

Marriage*23 Nov 1927 She married Basil William Epperly at Fayetteville Twp, Fayette Co, WV, on 23 Nov 1927. Basil Epperly, age 23, single, b. Dempsey, res. Bowlin, par. B.F. & Ida, tippleman; Opal Duncan, age 20, single, b. Bowlin, res. Bowlin, par. D.C. & Lilly; md by T.J. Hopson at Fayetteville.1,2 
Child
  • Lois M. Epperly2

Citations

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

Arlean Florence Shumake1,2

F, #29650, b. 9 Aug 1921, d. 3 Jul 1988
Birth*9 Aug 1921 Arlean was born at Dewitt, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Aug 1921.2 
Marriage* She married Louis Franklin Epperly.1 
(informant) Death8 Apr 1974 Arlean was informant for the death of Louis Franklin Epperly at 1130 1st St SW, Apt 3, Roanoke, VA, on 8 Apr 1974.3,4 
Death*3 Jul 1988 Arlean died on 3 Jul 1988 at age 66. Last residence: Mt Hope, Fayette Co, WV.5 

Partners and Children

Children
  • Patsy C. Epperly1
  • Louis Darrell Epperly1 b. 6 Jun 1943, d. 13 Feb 1997
  • Roger Harold Epperly4
  • Debra Cheryl Epperly4
  • Reva Marye Epperly6

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.
  2. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Louis Epperly, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Friday, 12 April 1974.
  5. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2719] "Epperly-Byrge," Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Sunday, 26 June 1977.