Nell (?)1

F, #44751, b. 8 Aug 1880, d. 6 Jan 1942
Birth*8 Aug 1880 Nell (?) was born on 8 Aug 1880.1 
Marriage* She married Henry F. Alderson.1 
Residence*1923 Henry F. Alderson and Nell (?) resided at Bethlehem, Northampton Co, PA, in 1923.2 
Death*6 Jan 1942 She died on 6 Jan 1942 at age 61..1 
Burial*9 Jan 1942 Her body was interred on 9 Jan 1942 at Arlington, Arlington Co, VA, at Arlington National Cem.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, Arlington National Cemetery mapper, online at http://public.mapper.army.mil/ANC/ANCWeb/PublicWMV/…, accessed August 2014.
  2. [S2751] Ancestry.com., City Directory (ancestry.com), Bethlehem, PA, 1923.

Elma P. Bess1,2

F, #44752, b. 3 Jan 1904, d. 13 Aug 1987
FatherCalvin Campbell Bess b. November 30, 1876, d. April 18, 1951
MotherSadie Florence Masters b. February 27, 1883, d. December 17, 1916
Birth*3 Jan 1904 Elma was born at VA on 3 Jan 1904.3,4,1 
 She was the daughter of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters
(Witness) Census3 May 1910 Elma P. Bess appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Census*9 Jan 1920 Elma P. Bess was listed as a resident in the census report at Sweet Springs Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Jan 1920. Boarder in the household of Amanda M. Gardner.1 
Marriage*circa 1921 She married James Monroe Fridley, son of George F. Fridley and Joanna Elizabeth Armentrout, circa 1921.1 
Census*1 May 1930 Elma P. Bess and James Monroe Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 May 1930.1 
Census2 May 1940 Elma P. Bess and James Monroe Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1940.1 
Residence*Aug 1987 Elma P. Bess resided at 2027 S. Arden Ave, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, in Aug 1987.3 
Death*13 Aug 1987 Elma died on 13 Aug 1987 at Alleghany Regional Hospital, Low Moor, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 83.3,4 
Burial* Her body was interred at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Sadie Florence Masters, Elma P. Bess, William L. Bess and Emmett Cecil Bess1
9 Jan 1920Sweet Springs Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAElma P. Bess1
1 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Monroe Fridley, Elma P. Bess, Frances Fridley, Sebert C. Fridley, Loraine A. Fridley and Leila Blanche Bess1
2 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Monroe Fridley, Elma P. Bess, Frances Fridley, Sebert C. Fridley, Loraine A. Fridley, Marvin Carrol Fridley, Olanta Fridley and Loralei Fridley1

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1921 Elma P. Bess married James Monroe Fridley, son of George F. Fridley and Joanna Elizabeth Armentrout, circa 1921.1 
Children
  • Frances Fridley1 b. circa 1924
  • Sebert C. Fridley1
  • Loraine A. Fridley1
  • Marvin Carrol Fridley1
  • Olanta Fridley1
  • Loralei Fridley1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2818] Virginia WPA Historical Inventory, Elma Bess Fridley, Social and Ethnic Study, by Leila Blanche Bess, 16 July 1940.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Frances Fridley1

F, #44753, b. circa 1924
FatherJames Monroe Fridley1 b. May 4, 1883, d. April 30, 1960
MotherElma P. Bess1 b. January 3, 1904, d. August 13, 1987
Birth*circa 1924 Frances Fridley was born circa 1924 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of James Monroe Fridley and Elma P. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census1 May 1930 Frances Fridley appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 in the household of James Monroe Fridley and Elma P. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census2 May 1940 Frances Fridley appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 in the household of James Monroe Fridley and Elma P. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Monroe Fridley, Elma P. Bess, Frances Fridley, Sebert C. Fridley, Loraine A. Fridley and Leila Blanche Bess1
2 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Monroe Fridley, Elma P. Bess, Frances Fridley, Sebert C. Fridley, Loraine A. Fridley, Marvin Carrol Fridley, Olanta Fridley and Loralei Fridley1

Citations

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

Wilbur Coe Bess1

M, #44757, b. Nov 1874
FatherJohn Lee Bess1 b. March, 1838, d. February 19, 1913
MotherMary Fletcher Lynch1 b. February 18, 1847, d. May 3, 1925
Birth*Nov 1874 Wilbur was born at VA in Nov 1874.2 
 He was the son of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Wilbur Coe Bess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 Wilbur Coe Bess appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess and John Ernest Bess1
1 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess1

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.

Walter Edwin Bess1,2

M, #44758, b. Sep 1878, d. 1905
FatherJohn Lee Bess1 b. March, 1838, d. February 19, 1913
MotherMary Fletcher Lynch1 b. February 18, 1847, d. May 3, 1925
Birth*Sep 1878 Walter was born at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA, in Sep 1878.3,2 
 He was the son of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Walter Edwin Bess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 Walter Edwin Bess appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Death*1905 Walter died in 1905 at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Burial* His body was interred at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA, at Pinnell Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess and John Ernest Bess1
1 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

John Ernest Bess1

M, #44759, b. May 1880
FatherJohn Lee Bess1 b. March, 1838, d. February 19, 1913
MotherMary Fletcher Lynch1 b. February 18, 1847, d. May 3, 1925
Birth*May 1880 John was born at VA in May 1880. 1880 census age 1/12, b. May.1 
 He was the son of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 John Ernest Bess appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 John Ernest Bess appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: farm laborer in Apr 1910 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Home farm.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 John Ernest Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage* John Ernest Bess married Nannie E. (?)1 
EmploymentFeb 1920 Occupation: farmer in Feb 1920 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Census*21 Feb 1920 John Ernest Bess and Nannie E. (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Feb 1920.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess and John Ernest Bess1
1 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess1
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess1
21 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Ernest Bess, Nannie E. (?), Mary Fletcher Lynch and Leila Blanche Bess1

Partners and Children

Marriage* John Ernest Bess married Nannie E. (?)1 

Citations

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

Leila Blanche Bess1

F, #44760, b. Jan 1884, d. 1959
FatherJohn Lee Bess1 b. March, 1838, d. February 19, 1913
MotherMary Fletcher Lynch1 b. February 18, 1847, d. May 3, 1925
Birth*Jan 1884 Leila Blanche Bess was born in Jan 1884 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 Leila Blanche Bess appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Leila Blanche Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census21 Feb 1920 Leila Blanche Bess appeared on the census of 21 Feb 1920 in the household of John Ernest Bess and Nannie E. (?) at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census1 May 1930 Leila Blanche Bess appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 in the household of James Monroe Fridley and Elma P. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Employment*May 1940 Leila's occupation: Writer, history at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, in May 1940.2 
Census*2 May 1940 Leila Blanche Bess was listed as a resident in the census report at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1940. Lodger in the household of Joe K. & Mattie T. Tucker.2 
Death*1959 Leila died in 1959 at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Burial* Her body was interred at Potts Creek, Alleghany Co, VA, at Pinnell Cem.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess2
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess2
21 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Ernest Bess, Nannie E. (?), Mary Fletcher Lynch and Leila Blanche Bess2
1 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Monroe Fridley, Elma P. Bess, Frances Fridley, Sebert C. Fridley, Loraine A. Fridley and Leila Blanche Bess2
2 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VALeila Blanche Bess2

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.

Lonnie E. Bess1

M, #44761, b. Sep 1886
FatherJohn Lee Bess1 b. March, 1838, d. February 19, 1913
MotherMary Fletcher Lynch1 b. February 18, 1847, d. May 3, 1925
Birth*Sep 1886 Lonnie E. Bess was born in Sep 1886 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 Lonnie E. Bess appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: engineer in Apr 1910 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Civil engineer.2 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Lonnie E. Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, Wilbur Coe Bess, Walter Edwin Bess, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess2
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Lee Bess, Mary Fletcher Lynch, John Ernest Bess, Leila Blanche Bess and Lonnie E. Bess2

Citations

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

Nannie E. (?)1

F, #44762, b. circa 1887
Birth*circa 1887 Nannie E. (?) was born circa 1887 at VA.1 
Marriage* She married John Ernest Bess, son of John Lee Bess and Mary Fletcher Lynch.1 
Census*21 Feb 1920 Nannie E. (?) and John Ernest Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Feb 1920.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Ernest Bess, Nannie E. (?), Mary Fletcher Lynch and Leila Blanche Bess1

Partners and Children

Citations

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

Mildred Charlotte Arthur1,2,3

F, #44763, b. 27 Jan 1867, d. 23 Jan 1946
Birth*27 Jan 1867 Mildred was born at Franklin Co, VA, on 27 Jan 1867. Daughter of Barnabus & Sarah (Flowers) Arthur.4,1,3 
Marriage*6 Nov 1881 She married George R. Deweese at Bedford Co, VA, on 6 Nov 1881.
Geo R. Dewiese, age 22, single, b. Floyd Co, par. Lorenzo Dow & Rosa A. Dewiese; Mildred C. Arthur, age 16, single, par. Barney & Sarah Arthur.1 
Census*7 Jun 1900 Mildred Charlotte Arthur and George R. Deweese appeared on the census as head of household at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA, on 7 Jun 1900.2 
Num Child*7 Jun 1900 Mildred Charlotte Arthur and George R. Deweese had 8 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Marriage*9 Sep 1908 She married Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Sep 1908.
Alex L. Bess, age 67, widowed, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par. Henry & Nelle Bess; Milderd [Mildred] G. Dewese, age 40, widowed, b. Roanoke Co, VA, par. n/a & n/a Arthur.1 
Census*2 May 1910 Mildred Charlotte Arthur and Alexander Lafayette Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1910. Also enumerated in this household was Nineveh B. Dewese, age 14, b. VA. Was this Walter?.2 
Move*circa May 1919 Mildred Charlotte Arthur moved to Sapulpa, Creek Co, OK, circa May 1919.6 
Marriage*18 Jan 1924 She married William B. Helton at El Paso, El Paso Co, TX, on 18 Jan 1924.
William B. Helton, age 56, b. 4 May 1867, Barren Co, KY; Mildred C. Bess, age 56, b. 27 January 1867, Franklin Co, VA.4 
ResidenceJan 1929 Mildred Charlotte Arthur resided at 332 Inglewood Ave, Hawthorne, Los Angeles Co, CA, in Jan 1929. Mildred was living in Hawthorne when an attorney, Charles T. Woodbury, wrote to the Pension Commissioner in Oklahoma to see if she could get back on the pension rolls of Oklahoma since her husband, William B. Helton had deserted her on 7 March 1928. The request was denied.7 
Residence*1 Apr 1935 She resided at Snohomish Co, WA, on 1 Apr 1935.2 
Census*2 May 1940 She appeared on the census as head of household at Tulalip, Snohomish Co, WA, on 2 May 1940. Enumerated as Mildred C. Bess, which suggests that she had obtained a divorced from William Helton, or she had reverted to her earlier married name.2 
Death*23 Jan 1946 Mildred died on 23 Jan 1946 at Everett, Snohomish Co, WA, at age 78.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2
2 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Purney B. Deweese and William A. Deweese2
2 May 1940Tulalip, Snohomish Co, WAMildred Charlotte Arthur2

Partners and Children

Marriage*6 Nov 1881 She married George R. Deweese at Bedford Co, VA, on 6 Nov 1881.
Geo R. Dewiese, age 22, single, b. Floyd Co, par. Lorenzo Dow & Rosa A. Dewiese; Mildred C. Arthur, age 16, single, par. Barney & Sarah Arthur.1 
Children

Partners and Children

Marriage*9 Sep 1908 She married Alexander Lafayette Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Sep 1908.
Alex L. Bess, age 67, widowed, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par. Henry & Nelle Bess; Milderd [Mildred] G. Dewese, age 40, widowed, b. Roanoke Co, VA, par. n/a & n/a Arthur.1 

Partners and Children

Marriage*18 Jan 1924 She married William B. Helton at El Paso, El Paso Co, TX, on 18 Jan 1924.
William B. Helton, age 56, b. 4 May 1867, Barren Co, KY; Mildred C. Bess, age 56, b. 27 January 1867, Franklin Co, VA.4 

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Washington, Deaths, 1883-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records "Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F61Y-5QK : accessed 22 Aug 2014), William B. Helton and Mildred C. Bess, 18 Jan 1924; citing El Paso Co., Texas, , reference p392; FHL microfilm 25067.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S842] Alexander L. Bess, Sapulpa, Creek Co, OK, 20 January 1922. Application No. 4736; pension No. 3904, Oklahoma State Archives.
  7. [S842] Mildred C. Bess, Sapulpa, Creek Co, OK, 29 Nov 1922. Application No. 5067; pension No. 4211, Oklahoma State Archives.

Sadie Florence Masters1,2

F, #44764, b. 27 Feb 1883, d. 17 Dec 1916
Birth*27 Feb 1883 Sadie was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Feb 1883.1,2 
Marriage*10 Mar 1903 She married Calvin Campbell Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Mar 1903. Calvin Campbell Bess, age 27, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Ellerd [Alexander] & Frances Bess; Sadie F. Masters, age 20, single, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par. Geo. & Eliza Masters.1 
Num Child*3 May 1910 Sadie Florence Masters and Calvin Campbell Bess had 3 children, with 3 living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census*3 May 1910 Sadie Florence Masters and Calvin Campbell Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 3 May 1910.3 
Death*17 Dec 1916 Sadie died on 17 Dec 1916 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 33.2 
Burial*19 Dec 1916 Her body was interred on 19 Dec 1916 at Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Sadie Florence Masters, Elma P. Bess, William L. Bess and Emmett Cecil Bess3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

William L. Bess1

M, #44765, b. circa 1905
FatherCalvin Campbell Bess1 b. November 30, 1876, d. April 18, 1951
MotherSadie Florence Masters1 b. February 27, 1883, d. December 17, 1916
Birth*circa 1905 William L. Bess was born circa 1905 at VA.1 
 He was the son of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters.1 
(Witness) Census3 May 1910 William L. Bess appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Sadie Florence Masters, Elma P. Bess, William L. Bess and Emmett Cecil Bess1

Citations

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

Emmett Cecil Bess1,2

M, #44766, b. 22 Sep 1907, d. 22 Mar 1936
FatherCalvin Campbell Bess1 b. November 30, 1876, d. April 18, 1951
MotherSadie Florence Masters1 b. February 27, 1883, d. December 17, 1916
Birth*22 Sep 1907 Emmett was born at Earlehurst, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Sep 1907.2,1 
 He was the son of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters.1 
(Witness) Census3 May 1910 Emmett Cecil Bess appeared on the census of 3 May 1910 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census5 Mar 1920 Emmett Cecil Bess appeared on the census of 5 Mar 1920 in the household of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Minerva Ann Smith at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Saw mill.1 
(Witness) Census24 Apr 1930 Emmett Cecil Bess appeared on the census of 24 Apr 1930 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Bettie B. Kimbrough at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage Emmett Cecil Bess married Beulah Lavlett Howard.3 
Residence*Mar 1936 Emmett Cecil Bess resided at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, in Mar 1936.2 
EmploymentMar 1936 Emmett's occupation: Paper mill worker, paper mill at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, in Mar 1936.2 
Death*22 Mar 1936 Emmett died on 22 Mar 1936 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 28.
Died instantly from fractured skull in car wreck. Informant was Mrs Beulah Bess, Covington, VA.2 
Burial*24 Mar 1936 His body was interred on 24 Mar 1936 at Sweet Chalybeate, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Sadie Florence Masters, Elma P. Bess, William L. Bess and Emmett Cecil Bess1
5 Mar 1920Covington, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Minerva Ann Smith, Thomas Cecil Bess, Annie Mae Bess, Betty Florence Bess, Minnie A. Bess, Ada Frances Bess, Dorothy Lee Bess, Calvin Campbell Bess, Emmett Cecil Bess and Alline Bess1
24 Apr 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Emmett Cecil Bess and Mamie B. Bess1

Partners and Children

Marriage Emmett Cecil Bess married Beulah Lavlett Howard.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Emmett Cecil Bess.
  4. [S211] Email David A. Bess, , 7 September 2016.

Fannie Martin1,2

F, #44767, b. circa 1882, d. before 1914
Birth*circa 1882 Fannie was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1882.1,2 
Marriage*9 Feb 1906 She married James Taylor Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 9 Feb 1906. James Taylor Bess, age 27, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Alex & M.F. Bess; Faney Owens, age 26, divorced, b. Alleghany Co, par. Geo & Eliza Marton.2,1 
Num Child*4 May 1910 Fannie Martin and James Taylor Bess had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census*4 May 1910 Fannie Martin and James Taylor Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 May 1910.1 
Death*before 1914 Fannie died before 1914. Fannie's husband James Taylor Bess was widowed at the time of his remarriage to Willie Bertha Fridley.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Taylor Bess, Fannie Martin and Lacy L. Bess1

Partners and Children

Child

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.

Lacy L. Bess1

M, #44768, b. 9 Apr 1907, d. 4 Aug 1998
FatherJames Taylor Bess1 b. March 23, 1878, d. August 1, 1972
MotherFannie Martin1 b. circa 1882, d. before 1914
Birth*9 Apr 1907 Lacy was born at VA on 9 Apr 1907.2,1 
 He was the son of James Taylor Bess and Fannie Martin.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Lacy L. Bess appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of James Taylor Bess and Fannie Martin at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census21 Feb 1920 Lacy L. Bess appeared on the census of 21 Feb 1920 in the household of James Taylor Bess and Willie Bertha Fridley at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*May 1940 Occupation: farm laborer in May 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census8 May 1940 Lacy L. Bess appeared on the census of 8 May 1940 in the household of James Taylor Bess and Willie Bertha Fridley at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Death*4 Aug 1998 Lacy died on 4 Aug 1998 at Waynesboro, Augusta Co, VA, at age 91.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Taylor Bess, Fannie Martin and Lacy L. Bess1
21 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Taylor Bess, Willie Bertha Fridley and Lacy L. Bess1
8 May 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJames Taylor Bess, Willie Bertha Fridley, Lacy L. Bess and James Taylor Bess Jr1

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),.

Alline Bess1

F, #44769, b. circa 1913
FatherCalvin Campbell Bess1 b. November 30, 1876, d. April 18, 1951
MotherSadie Florence Masters1 b. February 27, 1883, d. December 17, 1916
Birth*circa 1913 Alline Bess was born circa 1913 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Calvin Campbell Bess and Sadie Florence Masters.1 
(Witness) Census5 Mar 1920 Alline Bess appeared on the census of 5 Mar 1920 in the household of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Minerva Ann Smith at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Mar 1920Covington, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Minerva Ann Smith, Thomas Cecil Bess, Annie Mae Bess, Betty Florence Bess, Minnie A. Bess, Ada Frances Bess, Dorothy Lee Bess, Calvin Campbell Bess, Emmett Cecil Bess and Alline Bess1

Citations

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

Bettie B. Kimbrough1,2

F, #44770, b. 26 Feb 1898, d. 3 Dec 1978
Birth*26 Feb 1898 Bettie was born at VA on 26 Feb 1898.3,1 
Marriage*circa 1920 She married Calvin Campbell Bess, son of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Mary Frances Bennett, circa 1920.1 
Census*24 Apr 1930 Bettie B. Kimbrough and Calvin Campbell Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 24 Apr 1930.1 
Census22 Apr 1940 Bettie B. Kimbrough and Calvin Campbell Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Hematite, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1940.1 
(informant) Death18 Apr 1951 Bettie was informant for the death of Calvin Campbell Bess at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 Apr 1951.4 
Death*3 Dec 1978 Bettie died on 3 Dec 1978 at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 80.2,3 
Burial* Her body was interred at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, at Cedar Hill Cem.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Apr 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Emmett Cecil Bess and Mamie B. Bess1
22 Apr 1940Hematite, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Mamie B. Bess and Jack Gilman Bess1

Partners and Children

Marriage*circa 1920 Bettie B. Kimbrough married Calvin Campbell Bess, son of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Mary Frances Bennett, circa 1920.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.

Mamie B. Bess1

F, #44771, b. circa 1922
FatherCalvin Campbell Bess1 b. November 30, 1876, d. April 18, 1951
MotherBettie B. Kimbrough1 b. February 26, 1898, d. December 3, 1978
Birth*circa 1922 Mamie B. Bess was born circa 1922 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Calvin Campbell Bess and Bettie B. Kimbrough.1 
(Witness) Census24 Apr 1930 Mamie B. Bess appeared on the census of 24 Apr 1930 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Bettie B. Kimbrough at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: bookkeeper in Apr 1940 at Hematite, Alleghany Co, VA. Public school.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1940 Mamie B. Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1940 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Bettie B. Kimbrough at Hematite, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
24 Apr 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Emmett Cecil Bess and Mamie B. Bess1
22 Apr 1940Hematite, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Mamie B. Bess and Jack Gilman Bess1

Citations

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

Jack Gilman Bess1,2

M, #44772, b. 15 Jan 1935, d. 15 Apr 2005
FatherEmmett Cecil Bess1 b. September 22, 1907, d. March 22, 1936
MotherBeulah Lavlett Howard3 b. December 31, 1914, d. June 28, 1983
Birth*15 Jan 1935 Jack was born at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 15 Jan 1935.4,3,1 
 He was the son of Emmett Cecil Bess and Beulah Lavlett Howard.1,3 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1940 Jack Gilman Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1940 in the household of Calvin Campbell Bess and Bettie B. Kimbrough at Hematite, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*18 Jun 1955 He married Margaret Ann Chaney at Roanoke, VA, on 18 Jun 1955.
Jack Gilman Bess, age 20, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Franklin Hgts Apt, Roanoke, VA, par. Emmett C. Bess & Bulah L. Howard, employee, Rowe Furn. Corp; Margaret Ann Chaney, age 20, single, b. Martinsville, VA, res. 2520 Avenel Ave, Roanoke, VA, par. James E. Chaney & Margaret Morgan, medical secretary; md by Wade H. Bryant at Roanoke.5 
Death*15 Apr 2005 Jack died on 15 Apr 2005 at Franklin Co, VA, at age 70.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1940Hematite, Alleghany Co, VACalvin Campbell Bess, Bettie B. Kimbrough, Mamie B. Bess and Jack Gilman Bess1

Partners and Children

Child
  • David Alan Bess4

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  3. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  5. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

William B. Helton1

M, #44773, b. 4 May 1867
Birth*4 May 1867 William B. Helton was born on 4 May 1867 at Barren Co, KY.1 
Marriage*18 Jan 1924 He married Mildred Charlotte Arthur at El Paso, El Paso Co, TX, on 18 Jan 1924.
William B. Helton, age 56, b. 4 May 1867, Barren Co, KY; Mildred C. Bess, age 56, b. 27 January 1867, Franklin Co, VA.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records "Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F61Y-5QK : accessed 22 Aug 2014), William B. Helton and Mildred C. Bess, 18 Jan 1924; citing El Paso Co., Texas, , reference p392; FHL microfilm 25067.

George R. Deweese1

M, #44774, b. Feb 1858
Birth*Feb 1858 George was born at Floyd Co, VA, in Feb 1858.2,1 
Marriage*6 Nov 1881 He married Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Bedford Co, VA, on 6 Nov 1881.
Geo R. Dewiese, age 22, single, b. Floyd Co, par. Lorenzo Dow & Rosa A. Dewiese; Mildred C. Arthur, age 16, single, par. Barney & Sarah Arthur.1 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 
Num Child*7 Jun 1900 George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur had 8 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1900.2 
Census*7 Jun 1900 George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur appeared on the census as head of household at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA, on 7 Jun 1900.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  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.

Cora A. Deweese1

F, #44775, b. Mar 1886
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*Mar 1886 Cora A. Deweese was born in Mar 1886 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 Cora A. Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2

Citations

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

Minnie Deweese1

F, #44776, b. Sep 1889
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*Sep 1889 Minnie Deweese was born in Sep 1889 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 Minnie Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2

Citations

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

Mary Deweese1

F, #44777, b. Feb 1893
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*Feb 1893 Mary Deweese was born in Feb 1893 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 Mary Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2

Citations

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

William A. Deweese1

M, #44778, b. May 1894
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*May 1894 William A. Deweese was born in May 1894 at VA.1 
 He was the son of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 William A. Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census2 May 1910 William A. Deweese appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2
2 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Purney B. Deweese and William A. Deweese2

Citations

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

Walter Deweese1

M, #44779, b. Apr 1897
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*Apr 1897 Walter Deweese was born in Apr 1897 at VA.1 
 He was the son of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 Walter Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2

Citations

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

George A. Deweese1

M, #44780, b. Sep 1899
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*Sep 1899 George A. Deweese was born in Sep 1899 at VA.1 
 He was the son of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jun 1900 George A. Deweese appeared on the census of 7 Jun 1900 in the household of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jun 1900Lisbon Dist, Bedford Co, VAGeorge R. Deweese, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Cora A. Deweese, Minnie Deweese, Mary Deweese, William A. Deweese, Walter Deweese and George A. Deweese2

Citations

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

Purney B. Deweese1

F, #44781, b. circa 1903
FatherGeorge R. Deweese1 b. February, 1858
MotherMildred Charlotte Arthur1 b. January 27, 1867, d. January 23, 1946
Birth*circa 1903 Purney B. Deweese was born circa 1903 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of George R. Deweese and Mildred Charlotte Arthur.1 
(Witness) Census2 May 1910 Purney B. Deweese appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Alexander Lafayette Bess and Mildred Charlotte Arthur at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
2 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAlexander Lafayette Bess, Mildred Charlotte Arthur, Purney B. Deweese and William A. Deweese1

Citations

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

Delia Florence Duncan1

F, #44783, b. circa 1875
Birth*circa 1875 Delia Florence Duncan was born circa 1875 at Craig Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 Jul 1892 She married Sampson Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 6 Jul 1892. Sampson Bess, age 23, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. A. & F. Bess; Delia Florence Duncan, age 17, single, b. Craig Co, VA, par. Jos. & M. Duncan.1 

Partners and Children

Child

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Mariah E. Kimberlin1,2

F, #44784, b. circa 1880
Birth*circa 1880 Mariah E. Kimberlin was born circa 1880 at Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*31 Mar 1897 She married Sampson Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 31 Mar 1897. Sampson Bess, age 28, widowed, b. Alleghany Co, par. Alex & Frances Bess; Mariah E. Kimberlin, age 17, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Lee & Mary Kimberlin.1 
Census*7 Jul 1900 Mariah E. Kimberlin and Sampson Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 7 Jul 1900.2 
Census22 Apr 1910 Mariah E. Kimberlin and Sampson Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.2 
Census20 Feb 1920 Mariah E. Kimberlin and Sampson Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 20 Feb 1920.2 
Census5 May 1930 Mariah E. Kimberlin and Sampson Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 5 May 1930.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jul 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Andrew Lee Bess and Minnie M. Bess2
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess and Ida E. Bess2
20 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess, Ida E. Bess and Mildred R. Bess2
5 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin and Minnie M. Bess2

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Andrew Lee Bess1

M, #44785, b. 1893
FatherSampson Bess1 b. circa 1869, d. June 1, 1954
MotherDelia Florence Duncan1 b. circa 1875
Birth*1893 Andrew was born at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1893.1,2 
 He was the son of Sampson Bess and Delia Florence Duncan.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jul 1900 Andrew Lee Bess appeared on the census of 7 Jul 1900 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Marriage*4 Oct 1916 He married Radie Ann Arritt at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 Oct 1916. Andrew Lee Bess, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Sampson & Delia Bess; Radie Ann Arritt, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Daniel & Mary Arritt.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jul 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Andrew Lee Bess and Minnie M. Bess3

Partners and Children

Citations

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

Minnie M. Bess1

F, #44786, b. 1897
FatherSampson Bess1 b. circa 1869, d. June 1, 1954
MotherMariah E. Kimberlin1 b. circa 1880
Birth*1897 Minnie M. Bess was born in 1897 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin.1 
(Witness) Census7 Jul 1900 Minnie M. Bess appeared on the census of 7 Jul 1900 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Minnie M. Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census20 Feb 1920 Minnie M. Bess appeared on the census of 20 Feb 1920 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census5 May 1930 Minnie M. Bess appeared on the census of 5 May 1930 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Jul 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Andrew Lee Bess and Minnie M. Bess2
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess and Ida E. Bess2
20 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess, Ida E. Bess and Mildred R. Bess2
5 May 1930Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin and Minnie M. Bess2

Citations

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

Ida E. Bess1

F, #44787, b. circa 1905
FatherSampson Bess1 b. circa 1869, d. June 1, 1954
MotherMariah E. Kimberlin1 b. circa 1880
Birth*circa 1905 Ida E. Bess was born circa 1905 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Ida E. Bess appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census20 Feb 1920 Ida E. Bess appeared on the census of 20 Feb 1920 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess and Ida E. Bess1
20 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess, Ida E. Bess and Mildred R. Bess1

Citations

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

Mildred R. Bess1

F, #44788, b. circa 1912
FatherSampson Bess1 b. circa 1869, d. June 1, 1954
MotherMariah E. Kimberlin1 b. circa 1880
Birth*circa 1912 Mildred R. Bess was born circa 1912 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin.1 
(Witness) Census20 Feb 1920 Mildred R. Bess appeared on the census of 20 Feb 1920 in the household of Sampson Bess and Mariah E. Kimberlin at Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
20 Feb 1920Mill Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Bess, Mariah E. Kimberlin, Minnie M. Bess, Ida E. Bess and Mildred R. Bess1

Citations

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

Radie Ann Arritt1

F, #44789, b. circa 1895
Birth*circa 1895 Radie Ann Arritt was born circa 1895 at Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*4 Oct 1916 She married Andrew Lee Bess at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 Oct 1916. Andrew Lee Bess, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Sampson & Delia Bess; Radie Ann Arritt, age 21, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Daniel & Mary Arritt.1 

Partners and Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.

Mary Jane Hepler1,2

F, #44790, b. 28 Jan 1881, d. 29 Jun 1950
FatherDouglas Blaine Hepler b. November 9, 1848, d. November 7, 1925
MotherSarah Elizabeth Armstrong b. circa 1860
Birth*28 Jan 1881 Mary was born at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 28 Jan 1881.1,3,2 
 She was the daughter of Douglas Blaine Hepler and Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong
Marriage*7 Mar 1900 She married Henry Eakin Bess 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 
Num Child*11 Jun 1900 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess had 0 children, with 0 living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census*11 Jun 1900 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 11 Jun 1900.3 
Census22 Apr 1910 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.4 
Num Child22 Apr 1910 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess had 5 children, with 4 living at the time of the census in 1910.4 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Henry Eakin Bess and Mary Jane Hepler resided at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 Sep 1918.5 
Census8 Mar 1920 She and Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 Mar 1920.4 
Census1 May 1930 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 May 1930.4 
Census2 May 1940 Mary Jane Hepler and Henry Eakin Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1940.4 
Death*29 Jun 1950 Mary died on 29 Jun 1950 at C&O Hospital, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 69.1 
Burial*1 Jul 1950 Her body was interred on 1 Jul 1950 at Jordan Mines, Alleghany Co, VA, at Lone Star Cem.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
11 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAHenry Eakin Bess, Mary Jane Hepler and Elizabeth Fridley3
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 Bess4
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 Bess4
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 Bess4
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 Jones4

Partners and Children

Marriage*7 Mar 1900 She married Henry Eakin Bess 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. [S2836] VA Death Certificate 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. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Albert Bess, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed March 2017.

John Thomas Damron1,2

M, #44791, b. 7 Jan 1861, d. 15 Apr 1933
FatherIsaac P. Damron b. June 5, 1815, d. before 1869
MotherMargaret Bennett b. 1836
Birth*7 Jan 1861 John was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 7 Jan 1861.3,4,1 
 He was the son of Isaac P. Damron and Margaret Bennett
Marriage*18 May 1898 He married Jennetta E. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 May 1898. John T. Damron, age 37, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. I.T. & M. Damron; Janette E. Bess, age 25, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Alex & Frances Bess.1 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Num Child*25 Jun 1900 John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess had 1 children, with 1 living at the time of the census in 1900.5 
Census*25 Jun 1900 John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 25 Jun 1900.5 
EmploymentMay 1910 Occupation: farmer in May 1910 at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Census4 May 1910 John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 May 1910.5 
Num Child4 May 1910 John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess had 6 children, with 6 living at the time of the census in 1910.5 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Census3 Jan 1920 John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 3 Jan 1920.5 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Census*10 Apr 1930 John Thomas Damron appeared on the census as head of household at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Apr 1930.5 
Death*15 Apr 1933 John died on 15 Apr 1933 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 72.3 
Burial*17 Apr 1933 His body was interred on 17 Apr 1933 at Earlehurst, Alleghany Co, VA.3 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron and Walter Glover5
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron5
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron5
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron5

Partners and Children

Marriage*18 May 1898 He married Jennetta E. Bess at Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 May 1898. John T. Damron, age 37, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. I.T. & M. Damron; Janette E. Bess, age 25, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. Alex & Frances Bess.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, Allen Marshall Dameron.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Allen Marshall Dameron1,2

M, #44792, b. 24 Aug 1899, d. 31 Oct 1982
FatherJohn Thomas Damron3 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess3 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*24 Aug 1899 Allen was born at VA on 24 Aug 1899.2,1 
 He was the son of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.3 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1900 Allen Marshall Dameron appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1900 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Allen Marshall Dameron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Allen Marshall Dameron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1930 at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census10 Apr 1930 Allen Marshall Dameron appeared on the census of 10 Apr 1930 in the household of John Thomas Damron at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(informant) Death15 Apr 1933 Allen was informant for the death of John Thomas Damron at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 15 Apr 1933.2 
Marriage He married Bessie Irene Fridley.1,4 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1940 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. State Road.1 
Census29 Apr 1940 Allen Marshall Dameron and Bessie Irene Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 29 Apr 1940.1 
ResidenceOct 1982 Allen Marshall Dameron resided at 1381 Stoutamire Dr, Salem, Roanoke Co, VA, in Oct 1982.2 
Death*31 Oct 1982 Allen died on 31 Oct 1982 at Lewis Gale Med Center, Salem, Roanoke Co, VA, at age 83.2 
Burial*2 Nov 1982 His body was interred on 2 Nov 1982 at Roanoke, VA, at Cedar Lawn Mem Park.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron and Walter Glover1
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
29 Apr 1940Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAAllen Marshall Dameron, Bessie Irene Fridley and Allen M. Dameron Jr1

Partners and Children

Marriage He married Bessie Irene Fridley.1,4 
Child
  • Allen M. Dameron Jr1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Walter Glover1

M, #44793, b. Apr 1887
Adoptive fatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
Adoptive motherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*Apr 1887 Walter Glover was born in Apr 1887 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census25 Jun 1900 Walter Glover appeared on the census of 25 Jun 1900 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron and Walter Glover2

Citations

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

Mary F. Damron1

F, #44794, b. circa 1901
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1901 Mary F. Damron was born circa 1901 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Mary F. Damron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Mary F. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

Daisy Lee Damron1

F, #44795, b. circa 1903
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1903 Daisy Lee Damron was born circa 1903 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Daisy Lee Damron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Daisy Lee Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census10 Apr 1930 Daisy Lee Damron appeared on the census of 10 Apr 1930 in the household of John Thomas Damron at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

Lindsay B. Damron1

F, #44796, b. circa 1904
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1904 Lindsay B. Damron was born circa 1904 at VA.1 
 She was the daughter of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Lindsay B. Damron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Lindsay B. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

James D. Damron1

M, #44797, b. circa 1906
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1906 James D. Damron was born circa 1906 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 James D. Damron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 James D. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

Harry H. Damron1

M, #44798, b. circa 1909
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1909 Harry H. Damron was born circa 1909 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census4 May 1910 Harry H. Damron appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Harry H. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Saw mill.1 
(Witness) Census10 Apr 1930 Harry H. Damron appeared on the census of 10 Apr 1930 in the household of John Thomas Damron at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 May 1910Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron and Harry H. Damron1
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

Ruby H. Damron1

M, #44799, b. circa 1913
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*circa 1913 Ruby H. Damron was born circa 1913 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Ruby H. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census10 Apr 1930 Ruby H. Damron appeared on the census of 10 Apr 1930 in the household of John Thomas Damron at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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

Georgey M. Damron1

F, #44800, b. 1915
FatherJohn Thomas Damron1 b. January 7, 1861, d. April 15, 1933
MotherJennetta E. Bess1 b. May, 1873, d. before 1930
Birth*1915 Georgey was born at VA in 1915. 1920 census age 4 6/12.1 
 She was the daughter of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Georgey M. Damron appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of John Thomas Damron and Jennetta E. Bess at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census10 Apr 1930 Georgey M. Damron appeared on the census of 10 Apr 1930 in the household of John Thomas Damron at Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jan 1920Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Jennetta E. Bess, Allen Marshall Dameron, Mary F. Damron, Daisy Lee Damron, Lindsay B. Damron, James D. Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1
10 Apr 1930Snake Run Rd, Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Thomas Damron, Allen Marshall Dameron, Daisy Lee Damron, Harry H. Damron, Ruby H. Damron and Georgey M. Damron1

Citations

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