Ernest H. Bracken1

M, #22101, b. 20 Apr 1880, d. 6 Jun 1944
Birth*20 Apr 1880 Ernest was born at Kanawha Co, WV, on 20 Apr 1880. Son of Charles and Evelyn (Leftwich) Bracken.1 
Marriage*22 Jul 1909 He married Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Kanawha Co, WV, on 22 Jul 1909.
Ernest Bracken, age 29, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Mattie Fridley, age 23, single, b. VA, res. Kanawha Co; md by J.L. Edens.2,3 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1910 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Census*26 Apr 1910 Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV, on 26 Apr 1910.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: carpenter in Jan 1920 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Census3 Jan 1920 Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV, on 3 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: carpenter in Apr 1930 at Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV. Coal co.3 
Census14 Apr 1930 Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV, on 14 Apr 1930.3 
Death*6 Jun 1944 Ernest H. Bracken died on 6 Jun 1944 at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 64..1 
Burial*8 Jun 1944 He was buried on 8 Jun 1944 at Younger Hollow Cem, Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
26 Apr 1910Dana, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley3
3 Jan 1920Dana, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken3
14 Apr 1930Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken3

Family

Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley b. 24 Nov 1884, d. 2 Jul 1964
Marriage*22 Jul 1909 He married Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Kanawha Co, WV, on 22 Jul 1909.
Ernest Bracken, age 29, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Mattie Fridley, age 23, single, b. VA, res. Kanawha Co; md by J.L. Edens.2,3 
Children

Citations

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

Blanche Bracken1

F, #22102, b. circa 1910
FatherErnest H. Bracken1 b. 20 Apr 1880, d. 6 Jun 1944
MotherMartha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley1 b. 24 Nov 1884, d. 2 Jul 1964
Birth*circa 1910 Blanche Bracken was born circa 1910 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Blanche Bracken appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Blanche Bracken appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jan 1920Dana, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken1
14 Apr 1930Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken1

Citations

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

Mildred Bracken1

F, #22103, b. circa 1913
FatherErnest H. Bracken1 b. 20 Apr 1880, d. 6 Jun 1944
MotherMartha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley1 b. 24 Nov 1884, d. 2 Jul 1964
Birth*circa 1913 Mildred Bracken was born circa 1913 at WV.1 
 She was the daughter of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley.1 
(Witness) Census3 Jan 1920 Mildred Bracken appeared on the census of 3 Jan 1920 in the household of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census14 Apr 1930 Mildred Bracken appeared on the census of 14 Apr 1930 in the household of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley at Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
3 Jan 1920Dana, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken1
14 Apr 1930Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WVErnest H. Bracken, Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley, Blanche Bracken and Mildred Bracken1

Citations

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

Helen Bracken1

F, #22104
FatherErnest H. Bracken1 b. 20 Apr 1880, d. 6 Jun 1944
MotherMartha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley1 b. 24 Nov 1884, d. 2 Jul 1964
 Helen Bracken is the daughter of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley.1 

Citations

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

Woodson Bracken1

M, #22105
FatherErnest H. Bracken1 b. 20 Apr 1880, d. 6 Jun 1944
MotherMartha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley1 b. 24 Nov 1884, d. 2 Jul 1964
 Woodson Bracken is the son of Ernest H. Bracken and Martha Ann 'Mattie' Fridley.1 

Citations

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

Hewitt Flowers1,2

M, #22106, b. Sep 1868, d. 27 Apr 1944
Birth*Sep 1868 Hewitt was born at Kanawha Co, WV, in Sep 1868.3,2 
Marriage*25 Apr 1895 He married Amelia Fridley at Kanawha Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1895.
Hewitt Flowers, age 26, widower, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Amelia Fridley, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by H.S. Hall.2,3 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1900 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.4 
Num Child*5 Jun 1900 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley had 1 children. 1 were living at the time of the census in 1900.4 
Census*5 Jun 1900 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1900.3 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1910 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.4 
Num Child26 Apr 1910 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley had 1 children. 1 were living at the time of the census in 1910.4 
Census26 Apr 1910 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV, on 26 Apr 1910.4 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.4 
Census5 Jan 1920 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Jan 1920.4 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1930 at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV.4 
Census23 Apr 1930 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1930.4 
Census23 Apr 1940 Hewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1940.4 
Death*27 Apr 1944 Hewitt died on 27 Apr 1944 at St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 75. Suicide; shot himself with a 22 caliber rifle.5 
Burial*29 Apr 1944 His body was interred on 29 Apr 1944 at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV, at Younger Hollow Cem.5 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
5 Jun 1900Dana, Kanawha Co, WVHewitt Flowers, Amelia Fridley and Susie Flowers3
26 Apr 1910Dana, Kanawha Co, WVHewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley4
5 Jan 1920Dana, Kanawha Co, WVHewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley4
23 Apr 1930Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WVHewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley4
23 Apr 1940Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WVHewitt Flowers and Amelia Fridley4

Family 1

Child
  • Susie Flowers3

Family 2

Amelia Fridley b. 24 Oct 1870, d. 27 Oct 1960
Marriage*25 Apr 1895 He married Amelia Fridley at Kanawha Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1895.
Hewitt Flowers, age 26, widower, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; Amelia Fridley, age 24, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Kanawha Co; md by H.S. Hall.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Kanawha Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Frank Fridley1

M, #22107, b. 9 Feb 1888, d. 9 May 1952
MotherAmelia Fridley1 b. 24 Oct 1870, d. 27 Oct 1960
Birth*9 Feb 1888 Frank Fridley was born on 9 Feb 1888 at Dana, Kanawha Co, WV.1,2 
 He was the son of Amelia Fridley.1 
EmploymentJun 1917 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1917 at Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV. Brown Milling & Produce Co.2 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 Frank Fridley registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Kanawha Co, WV.2 
Residence5 Jun 1917 He resided at 424 State St, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1917.2 
Employment* Occupation: railroader. Brakeman.1 
Residence*May 1952 He lived in May 1952 at Coal Fork, Kanawha Co, WV.1 
Death*9 May 1952 Frank died on 9 May 1952 at St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 64. Frank was single at the time of his death.1 
Burial*11 May 1952 His body was interred on 11 May 1952 at Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV, at Younger Hollow Cem.1 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

Charles H. Bess1

M, #22109, b. circa 1880
FatherCharles Hamilton Bess1 b. Sep 1844, d. 17 Jul 1925
MotherEliza Jane Tingler1 b. circa 1846, d. 23 Nov 1909
Birth*circa 1880 Charles H. Bess was born circa 1880 at VA.1 
 He was the son of Charles Hamilton Bess and Eliza Jane Tingler.1 
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1900 Charles H. Bess appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1900 in the household of Charles Hamilton Bess and Eliza Jane Tingler at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VACharles Hamilton Bess, Eliza Jane Tingler and Charles H. Bess2

Citations

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

Harry Payne Fridley1,2

M, #22110, b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
FatherJohn Henry Fridley1 b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 17 Jun 1957
MotherMary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess1 b. 5 Sep 1879, d. 19 Jul 1966
Birth*18 May 1897 Harry was born at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 18 May 1897.
1910 census age 13; 1920 census age 23.3,4,1 
 He was the son of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess.1 
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1900 Harry Payne Fridley appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1900 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1910 Harry Payne Fridley appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1910 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census12 Jan 1920 Harry Payne Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Jan 1920 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Marriage*27 Jun 1921 He married Katherine Riley at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1921.
Harry P. Fridley, age 24, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Thayer, par. J.H. & Mary E., miner; Catherine Riley, age 21, single, b. Gatewood, res. Gatewood, par. F.L. & Pearly; md by E.L. Clower at Gatewood.6,5 
(informant) Death8 Feb 1930 Harry was informant for the death of Charles Frank Fridley at Monarch, Kanawha Co, WV, on 8 Feb 1930.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: coal miner in Apr 1930 at Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV.5 
Census*15 Apr 1930 Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley appeared on the census as head of household at Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930.5 
Burial*15 Jan 1938 His body was interred on 15 Jan 1938 at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Death*15 Jan 1938 Harry died on 15 Jan 1938 at Layland, Fayette Co, WV, at age 40. "Came home from the Veterans Hospital in Huntington and took sick and died before any other doctor saw him".3,4 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley, Elsie May Fridley and George P. M. Fridley1
1 Jun 1910Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley, Elsie May Fridley and Charles Hamilton Bess5
12 Jan 1920Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WVJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley and Elsie May Fridley5
15 Apr 1930Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WVHarry Payne Fridley, Katherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley5

Family

Katherine Riley b. circa 1905
Marriage*27 Jun 1921 He married Katherine Riley at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1921.
Harry P. Fridley, age 24, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Thayer, par. J.H. & Mary E., miner; Catherine Riley, age 21, single, b. Gatewood, res. Gatewood, par. F.L. & Pearly; md by E.L. Clower at Gatewood.6,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, of Charles Frank Fridley.
  3. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  4. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.

Elsie May Fridley1,2

F, #22111, b. 10 Jul 1899, d. 4 Apr 1986
FatherJohn Henry Fridley2 b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 17 Jun 1957
MotherMary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess2 b. 5 Sep 1879, d. 19 Jul 1966
BirthJul 1896 Elsie May Fridley was born in Jul 1896 at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.2,3 
Birth*10 Jul 1899 Elsie was born at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Jul 1899.1,4,5 
 She was the daughter of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess.2 
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1900 Elsie May Fridley appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1900 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1910 Elsie May Fridley appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1910 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.4 
(Witness) Census12 Jan 1920 Elsie May Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Jan 1920 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WV.4 
Marriage*16 May 1923 She married Vincente Casto Ripoll at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 May 1923. Viante [sic] Ripoll, age 25, single, b. Spain; Elsie Fridley, age 24, single, b. Covington, VA.3 
Census*15 Apr 1930 Elsie May Fridley and Vincente Casto Ripoll appeared on the census as head of household at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930.4 
Residence17 Jun 1957 Elsie May Fridley resided at Minden, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Jun 1957.6 
Residence*26 Jul 1975 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jul 1975.7 
Death*4 Apr 1986 She died on 4 Apr 1986 at age 86..1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley, Elsie May Fridley and George P. M. Fridley2
1 Jun 1910Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley, Elsie May Fridley and Charles Hamilton Bess4
12 Jan 1920Thayer Pct, Fayette Co, WVJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley and Elsie May Fridley4
15 Apr 1930Minden, Fayette Co, WVVincente Casto Ripoll, Elsie May Fridley, Mary Elizabeth Ripoll, Robert C. Ripoll, Dolores Elaine Ripoll and John Henry Ripoll4

Family

Vincente Casto Ripoll b. 11 Apr 1898, d. 26 Jul 1975
Marriage*16 May 1923 She married Vincente Casto Ripoll at Fayette Co, WV, on 16 May 1923. Viante [sic] Ripoll, age 25, single, b. Spain; Elsie Fridley, age 24, single, b. Covington, VA.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S221] Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society., Fayette County Cemetery Records, Vol. II: Highlawn Memorial Park Cemetery (Fayette-Raleigh Genealogical Society, 2002),.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2709] Larry G. Shuck., Fayette Co. WV Marriages 1903-1931 and Personal Property Tax Records for 1831 and 1833 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 2006),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  6. [S237] Obituary, John Henry Fridley, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald, Wednesday, 19 June 1957.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Vincent C. Ripoll, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 29 July 1975.

George P. M. Fridley1

M, #22112, b. Jun 1898
FatherJohn Henry Fridley1 b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 17 Jun 1957
MotherMary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess1 b. 5 Sep 1879, d. 19 Jul 1966
Birth*Jun 1898 George P. M. Fridley was born in Jun 1898 at VA.1 
 He was the son of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess.1 
(Witness) Census28 Jun 1900 George P. M. Fridley appeared on the census of 28 Jun 1900 in the household of John Henry Fridley and Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
28 Jun 1900Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Henry Fridley, Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' Bess, Harry Payne Fridley, Elsie May Fridley and George P. M. Fridley1

Citations

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

Katherine Riley1,2

F, #22113, b. circa 1905
Birth*circa 1905 Katherine Riley was born circa 1905 at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV.1,3,2 
Marriage*27 Jun 1921 She married Harry Payne Fridley at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Jun 1921.
Harry P. Fridley, age 24, single, b. Covington, VA, res. Thayer, par. J.H. & Mary E., miner; Catherine Riley, age 21, single, b. Gatewood, res. Gatewood, par. F.L. & Pearly; md by E.L. Clower at Gatewood.3,1 
Census15 Apr 1930 Katherine Riley and Harry Payne Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Apr 1930.1 
(informant) Death15 Jan 1938 Katherine was informant for the death of Harry Payne Fridley at Layland, Fayette Co, WV, on 15 Jan 1938.4,5 
Census*25 Apr 1940 Katherine Riley appeared on the census as head of household at Layland, Fayette Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1940.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Apr 1930Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WVHarry Payne Fridley, Katherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1
25 Apr 1940Layland, Fayette Co, WVKatherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1

Family

Harry Payne Fridley b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,, of Charles Frank Fridley.
  3. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  4. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone.

Wilbur Henry Fridley1

M, #22114, b. 12 Feb 1922, d. 11 Oct 1992
FatherHarry Payne Fridley1 b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
MotherKatherine Riley1 b. circa 1905
Birth*12 Feb 1922 Wilbur Henry Fridley was born on 12 Feb 1922 at WV.1,2 
 He was the son of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley.1 
(Witness) Census15 Apr 1930 Wilbur Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 15 Apr 1930 in the household of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley at Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census25 Apr 1940 Wilbur Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 25 Apr 1940 in the household of Katherine Riley at Layland, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Death*11 Oct 1992 Wilbur died on 11 Oct 1992 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co, CA, at age 70.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Apr 1930Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WVHarry Payne Fridley, Katherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1
25 Apr 1940Layland, Fayette Co, WVKatherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2000. Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.

Virginia F. Fridley1

F, #22115
FatherHarry Payne Fridley1 b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
MotherKatherine Riley1 b. circa 1905
 Virginia F. Fridley is the daughter of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley.1 

Citations

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

Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1,2

F, #22116, b. 27 Nov 1925
FatherHarry Payne Fridley1 b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
MotherKatherine Riley1 b. circa 1905
Birth*27 Nov 1925 Pearl was born at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 27 Nov 1925.2,1 
 She was the daughter of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley.1 
(Witness) Census15 Apr 1930 Pearl Elizabeth Fridley appeared on the census of 15 Apr 1930 in the household of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley at Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census25 Apr 1940 Pearl Elizabeth Fridley appeared on the census of 25 Apr 1940 in the household of Katherine Riley at Layland, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*22 Apr 1944 She married Garnett Harrison Berry at Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 22 Apr 1944.
Garnett Harrison Berry, age 19, single, b. 1 May 1924, Fire Creek, Fayette Co, WV, res. Anjean, Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Gwinn H. & Pearl E. Berry; Pearl Elizabeth Fridley, age 18, single, b. 27 November 1925, Gatewood, Logan [sic: Fayette] Co, WV, res. Anjean, Greenbrier Co, WV, par. Harry (dec'd) & Kate Fridley; md by Paul L. Flanagan at Rainelle.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
15 Apr 1930Beards Fork, Fayette Co, WVHarry Payne Fridley, Katherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1
25 Apr 1940Layland, Fayette Co, WVKatherine Riley, Wilbur Henry Fridley and Pearl Elizabeth Fridley1

Family

Garnett Harrison Berry b. 1 May 1924

Citations

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

Mary R. Fridley1

F, #22117
FatherHarry Payne Fridley1 b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
MotherKatherine Riley1 b. circa 1905
 Mary R. Fridley is the daughter of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley.1 

Citations

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

Charles Frank Fridley1

M, #22118, b. 5 Apr 1929, d. 8 Feb 1930
FatherHarry Payne Fridley1 b. 18 May 1897, d. 15 Jan 1938
MotherKatherine Riley1 b. circa 1905
Birth*5 Apr 1929 Charles Frank Fridley was born on 5 Apr 1929 at Oakland, Fayette Co, WV.1 
 He was the son of Harry Payne Fridley and Katherine Riley.1 
Death*8 Feb 1930 Charles Frank Fridley died on 8 Feb 1930 at Monarch, Kanawha Co, WV..1 
Burial*9 Feb 1930 His body was interred on 9 Feb 1930 at Mulberry, Fayette Co, WV.1 

Citations

  1. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Mary L. Rhodes1

F, #22119, b. 3 Jul 1918, d. 16 Jun 2006
FatherNoah Judson Rhodes2 b. 20 May 1874, d. Nov 1962
MotherLeah Ray White2 b. circa 1886, d. 4 Apr 1964
Birth*3 Jul 1918 Mary was born at Fayette Co, WV, on 3 Jul 1918.1 
 She was the daughter of Noah Judson Rhodes and Leah Ray White.2 
(Witness) Census30 Jan 1920 Mary L. Rhodes appeared on the census of 30 Jan 1920 in the household of Noah Judson Rhodes and Leah Ray White at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census1 May 1930 Mary L. Rhodes appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 in the household of Noah Judson Rhodes and Leah Ray White at Rock Lick, Fayette Co, WV.2 
(Witness) Census13 Apr 1940 Mary L. Rhodes appeared on the census of 13 Apr 1940 in the household of Noah Judson Rhodes at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence4 Apr 1964 Mary L. Rhodes resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Apr 1964.3 
Residence30 Apr 1965 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Apr 1965.4 
Residence*24 May 1965 She resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 24 May 1965.5 
Marriage* She married Cecil Herman Fridley, son of John Lewis Fridley and Bertha Mae Pennington.1 
Death*16 Jun 2006 Mary died on 16 Jun 2006 at Hidden Valley Healthcare Center, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at age 87.
Mary L. Rhodes Fridley

Mary L. Rhodes Fridley, 87, of Oak Hill, died June 16, 2006, at Hidden Valley Healthcare Center in Oak Hill.

Born July 3, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Noah Judson and Leah Ray White Rhodes. Her husband, Cecil Herman Fridley; a son, Richard A. Rhodes; a daughter, Diane G. McGuffin; brothers, Layton J., Robert D., Leonard C., Sella A. and Vilas B. Rhodes; and sisters, Elsie B. Ferro, Thelma V. Crews, Ruby E. Spasowsky, Opal F. Ferro and Melba R. Crouch also preceded her in death.

She was a life-long resident of Oak Hill.

Mrs. Fridley was a homemaker.

Surviving: a brother, Noah Judson Rhodes Jr. of Detroit, Mich; sisters, Alma McClaskey of Oak Hill and Maxine Bowyer of Richwood; four grandsons; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside rites and committal services were June 19 at High Lawn Memorial Park in Oak Hill with Dr. John Sauvage officiating. Burial was at High Lawn Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be sent at www.tyreefuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill..1 
Burial*19 Jun 2006 Her body was interred on 19 Jun 2006 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, at High Lawn Memorial Park.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
30 Jan 1920Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVNoah Judson Rhodes, Leah Ray White, Layton J. Rhodes, Robert J. Rhodes, Leonard Compton Rhodes, Sella A. Rhodes, Ruby E. Rhodes, Vilas B. Rhodes, Thelma V. Rhodes, Elsie Belva Rhodes, Opal F. Rhodes, Mary L. Rhodes, Melba R. Rhodes and Joel Yancy ('Darby') Rhodes2
1 May 1930Rock Lick, Fayette Co, WVNoah Judson Rhodes, Leah Ray White, Opal F. Rhodes, Mary L. Rhodes, Melba R. Rhodes, Vilas B. Rhodes, Maxine L. Rhodes, Noah Judson Rhodes Jr and Alma Mae Rhodes2
13 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVNoah Judson Rhodes, Mary L. Rhodes and Richard Allen Rhodes2

Family 1

Children
  • Richard Allen Rhodes6
  • Diane Gale Rhodes7

Family 2

Cecil Herman Fridley b. 16 Mar 1929, d. 1 Jan 1992
Marriage* Mary L. Rhodes married Cecil Herman Fridley, son of John Lewis Fridley and Bertha Mae Pennington.1 

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, Mary L. Rhodes Fridley, Oak Hill (WV) Fayette Tribune, 22 June 2006, online at http://www.fayettetribune.com/siteSearch/apstorysection/…, accessed Dec 2006.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Leah Ray Rhodes, Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail, Sunday, 5 April 1964.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Leonard C. Rhodes, Beckley (WV) Post-Herald & Register, Saturday, 1 May 1965.
  5. [S237] Obituary, Diane McGuffin, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Tuesday, 25 May 1965.
  6. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  7. [S2712] WV Marriages Raleigh Co, WV.

Elvira A. Fridley

F, #22120, b. 9 Jul 1865
FatherRichard Thomas Fridley b. 16 Jan 1831, d. 1908
MotherSarah Elizabeth Bennett b. 29 Apr 1838, d. 21 Mar 1884
Birth*9 Jul 1865 Elvira A. Fridley was born on 9 Jul 1865 at Alleghany Co, VA.1 
 She was the daughter of Richard Thomas Fridley and Sarah Elizabeth Bennett

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.

Charles Thomas Fridley1,2,3

M, #22121, b. 21 Jul 1871, d. 1947
FatherWilliam Henry Fridley2 b. circa 1839, d. 24 Apr 1920
MotherMartha Ann C. Hamlet2 b. circa 1832
Birth*21 Jul 1871 Charles was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 21 Jul 1871.2,4 
 He was the son of William Henry Fridley and Martha Ann C. Hamlet.2 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1880 Charles Thomas Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1880 in the household of William Henry Fridley and Martha Ann C. Hamlet at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Marriage*28 Dec 1893 He married Rosa Amelia Hill at Botetourt Co, VA, on 28 Dec 1893. Charles Thomas Fridley, age 22, par. Wm H. & Martha Fridley; Rosa Amelia Hill, age 21, par. John & Nancy Hill.1 
Employment*Jun 1900 Occupation: laborer in Jun 1900 at Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VA.3 
Num Child*20 Jun 1900 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill had 3 children. 2 were living at the time of the census in 1900.3 
Census*20 Jun 1900 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill appeared on the census as head of household at Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VA, on 20 Jun 1900.3 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1910 at Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VA. Working in mill.3 
Num Child26 Apr 1910 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill had 3 children. 3 were living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census26 Apr 1910 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill appeared on the census as head of household at Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VA, on 26 Apr 1910.3 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: miller in Jan 1920 at Eagle Rock Pct, Botetourt Co, VA. Flour mill.3 
Census*6 Jan 1920 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill appeared on the census as head of household at Eagle Rock Pct, Botetourt Co, VA, on 6 Jan 1920.3 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: miller in Apr 1930 at Eagle Rock, Botetourt Co, VA. Flour mill.3 
Census9 Apr 1930 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill appeared on the census as head of household at Eagle Rock, Botetourt Co, VA, on 9 Apr 1930.3 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: miller in Apr 1940 at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA. Roller mill.3 
Census24 Apr 1940 Charles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill appeared on the census as head of household at New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VA, on 24 Apr 1940.3 
Death*1947 Charles died in 1947.5 
Burial* His body was interred at Eagle Rock, Botetourt Co, VA, at Eagle Rock Bapt Church Cem.5 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1880Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Henry Fridley, Martha Ann C. Hamlet, Charlton Lee Fridley, Mary E. Fridley, William Robert Fridley, Frances F. Fridley, James Henry Fridley, Sarah E. Fridley, Charles Thomas Fridley and George Allen Fridley3
20 Jun 1900Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VACharles Thomas Fridley, Rosa Amelia Hill, Blanche Catherine Fridley and Harry R. Fridley3
26 Apr 1910Eagle Rock Dist, Botetourt Co, VACharles Thomas Fridley, Rosa Amelia Hill, Blanche Catherine Fridley, Harry R. Fridley and Hazel M. Fridley3
6 Jan 1920Eagle Rock Pct, Botetourt Co, VACharles Thomas Fridley, Rosa Amelia Hill, Harry R. Fridley and Hazel M. Fridley3
9 Apr 1930Eagle Rock, Botetourt Co, VACharles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill3
24 Apr 1940New Castle Dist, Craig Co, VACharles Thomas Fridley and Rosa Amelia Hill3

Family

Rosa Amelia Hill b. 18 May 1874, d. 17 Jul 1950
Marriage*28 Dec 1893 He married Rosa Amelia Hill at Botetourt Co, VA, on 28 Dec 1893. Charles Thomas Fridley, age 22, par. Wm H. & Martha Fridley; Rosa Amelia Hill, age 21, par. John & Nancy Hill.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. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Charles T. Fridley, online at https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed September 2017.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census, online at ancestry.com.

Richard Fridley1

M, #22122, b. 30 Nov 1874
FatherRichard Thomas Fridley1 b. 16 Jan 1831, d. 1908
MotherSarah Elizabeth Bennett1 b. 29 Apr 1838, d. 21 Mar 1884
Birth*30 Nov 1874 Richard Fridley was born on 30 Nov 1874 at Alleghany Co, VA.1 
 He was the son of Richard Thomas Fridley and Sarah Elizabeth Bennett.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.

Delia Pearl Fridley1,2,3

F, #22123, b. 2 Aug 1883, d. 2 Sep 1946
Vess Vernon Humphries and Delia Pearl (Fridley) Humphries, Cedar Hill Cem, Covington, VA
Image credit: Bob's Family Genealogy (http://w
FatherSampson Fridley2 b. 6 Feb 1848, d. 12 Nov 1917
MotherCharlotte Ann Humphries2 b. Aug 1847, d. 3 Nov 1931
BirthJun 1882 Delia was born at VA in Jun 1882.3 
Birth*2 Aug 1883 She was born on 2 Aug 1883 at Alleghany Co, VA.2 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Fridley and Charlotte Ann Humphries.2 
Birth15 Feb 1888 Delia was born on 15 Feb 1888.4 
(Witness) Census23 Jun 1900 She appeared on the census of 23 Jun 1900 in the household of Sampson Fridley and Charlotte Ann Humphries at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Marriage*circa 1905 She married Vess Vernon Humphries circa 1905.5 
Census*2 May 1910 Delia Pearl Fridley and Vess Vernon Humphries appeared on the census as head of household at Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 May 1910.5 
Num Child*2 May 1910 Delia Pearl Fridley and Vess Vernon Humphries had 4 children. 4 were living at the time of the census in 1910.5 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Vess Vernon Humphries and Delia Pearl Fridley resided at Glace, Monroe Co, WV, on 12 Sep 1918.6 
Census31 Jan 1920 She and Vess Vernon Humphries appeared on the census as head of household at Tuckahoe Mtn, White Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WV, on 31 Jan 1920.5 
Census26 Jun 1930 Delia Pearl Fridley and Vess Vernon Humphries appeared on the census as head of household at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 26 Jun 1930. Also enumerated in this household was Regina M. Paxton, granddaughter, age 2 10/12, single, b. VA, par. b. VA.5 
Census10 May 1940 Delia Pearl Fridley and Vess Vernon Humphries appeared on the census as head of household at Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 May 1940.5 
Death*2 Sep 1946 Delia died on 2 Sep 1946 at age 63.4 
Burial*5 Sep 1946 Her body was interred on 5 Sep 1946 at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, at Cedar Hill Cem.4,1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
23 Jun 1900Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VASampson Fridley, Charlotte Ann Humphries, Henry Oliver Fridley, Hezekiah Martin Fridley, Delia Pearl Fridley, Lelia Bell Fridley and Mary Blanche Fridley5
2 May 1910Boiling Spring Dist, Alleghany Co, VAVess Vernon Humphries, Delia Pearl Fridley, Callie A. Humphries, Illa D. Humphries, Lowell E. Humphries, Ruby Cecilia Humphries and Mary Blanche Fridley5
31 Jan 1920Tuckahoe Mtn, White Sulphur Dist, Greenbrier Co, WVVess Vernon Humphries, Delia Pearl Fridley, Callie A. Humphries, Illa D. Humphries, Lowell E. Humphries, Ruby Cecilia Humphries, Russell J. Humphries, Eula B. Humphries, Mary E. Humphries, Virginia B. Humphries, Vida E. Humphries and Floyd S. Humphries5
26 Jun 1930Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAVess Vernon Humphries, Delia Pearl Fridley, Callie A. Humphries, Lowell E. Humphries, Ruby Cecilia Humphries, Russell J. Humphries, Eula B. Humphries, Mary E. Humphries, Virginia B. Humphries, Vida E. Humphries and Floyd S. Humphries5
10 May 1940Covington Dist, Alleghany Co, VAVess Vernon Humphries, Delia Pearl Fridley, Russell J. Humphries, Wilfred Tyree and Eula B. Humphries5

Family

Vess Vernon Humphries b. 15 Oct 1885, d. 22 Nov 1970
Marriage*circa 1905 She married Vess Vernon Humphries circa 1905.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Bob's Family Genealogy, online at http://www.bobsfam.com/humptree/wga9.html#I863, accessed June 2012.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, online at http://www.bobsfam.com/humphries/cemetery/imagepages/…, accessed June 2012.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.

Virginia Stella Fridley1,2

F, #22125, b. 13 Mar 1883
FatherCharlton Lee Fridley1 b. 29 Nov 1859, d. 23 Mar 1931
MotherElizabeth Ann Bess1 b. circa 1864
Birth*13 Mar 1883 Virginia was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 13 Mar 1883.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Charlton Lee Fridley and Elizabeth Ann Bess.1 
Marriage*3 Jun 1903 She married M. D. Rudisill at Botetourt Co, VA, on 3 Jun 1903.
M.D Rudisille, age 55, widowed, b. Amherst Co, par. Rosie C. & Mary Rudisille; Stella Fridley, age 20, single, b. Alleghany Co, par. C.L. & Elizabeth Fridley.2 

Family

M. D. Rudisill b. circa 1848

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.

John Richard "Mike" Fridley1,2,3

M, #22126, b. 7 Jun 1884, d. 2 Apr 1959
FatherWilliam O. Fridley1 b. 2 May 1855, d. 17 Jul 1921
MotherLucy Belle Damewood1 b. 25 Nov 1860, d. 27 Aug 1897
Birth2Jun 1883 Conflicting evidence states that John was born at VA in Jun 1883.4 
Birth*7 Jun 1884 John was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 7 Jun 1884. 1910 census age 28.1,5 
 He was the son of William O. Fridley and Lucy Belle Damewood.1 
Birth35 Jun 1885 Conflicting evidence states that John was born on 5 Jun 1885.3 
(Witness) Census21 Jun 1900 He appeared on the census of 21 Jun 1900 in the household of William O. Fridley at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Employment*Apr 1910 Occupation: laborer in Apr 1910 at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. County road force.5 
(Witness) Census25 Apr 1910 John Richard "Mike" Fridley appeared on the census of 25 Apr 1910 in the household of William O. Fridley at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Death*2 Apr 1959 John Richard "Mike" Fridley died on 2 Apr 1959 at age 74..3 
Death24 Apr 1959 He was death2 on 4 Apr 1959.2 
Burial* He was buried at Sunrise Cem, Low Moor, Alleghany Co, VA.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
21 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam O. Fridley, Inez Ethel 'Effie' Fridley, Mamie Fridley, John Richard "Mike" Fridley, Fern Fridley, Susan Frances Fridley, Jesse Allen Fridley, James Foster Via and Agnes B. Via5
25 Apr 1910Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam O. Fridley, John Richard "Mike" Fridley and Jesse Allen Fridley5

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  2. [S211] Email Heather Terrell, e-mail address, 16 April 2011.
  3. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Rufus Elmer Fridley1,2

M, #22127, b. 1 Dec 1885, d. 18 Feb 1965
FatherJacob Henry Fridley1 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 8 May 1940
MotherSusan Virginia Deeds1 b. Mar 1858, d. 1936
Birth21 Dec 1884 Conflicting evidence states that Rufus was born on 1 Dec 1884.2 
Birth*1 Dec 1885 Rufus was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 Dec 1885.1,3,4 
 He was the son of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 Rufus Elmer Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Marriage*19 Oct 1904 He married Mabel Julie Gosney at Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Oct 1904. Rufus E. Fridley, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par J.H. & S.V. Fridley; Julie M. Gosney, age 19, single, b. Louisa Co, VA, par. L.C. & Lee Gosney.6,5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Rufus Elmer Fridley was employed in Apr 1910 at Orange, Orange Co, VA. Tinner, roofs.5 
Census*22 Apr 1910 He and Mabel Julie Gosney appeared on the census as head of household at Orange, Orange Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.5 
Num Child*22 Apr 1910 Rufus Elmer Fridley and Mabel Julie Gosney had 2 children. 1 were living at the time of the census in 1910.5 
Marriage* Rufus Elmer Fridley married Ollie (?)2 
Employment*Sep 1918 Occupation: farmer in Sep 1918 at Scottown, Lawrence Co, OH.2 
Mlt-Registration*12 Sep 1918 Rufus Elmer Fridley registered for the draft on 12 Sep 1918 at Lawrence Co, OH.2 
Residence*12 Sep 1918 Rufus Elmer Fridley and Ollie (?) resided at Scottown, Lawrence Co, OH, on 12 Sep 1918.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: farmer in Jan 1920 at Aid Twp, Lawrence Co, OH.5 
Census*13 Jan 1920 Rufus Elmer Fridley and Ollie (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Aid Twp, Lawrence Co, OH, on 13 Jan 1920.5 
Death*18 Feb 1965 Rufus died on 18 Feb 1965 at Cuyahoga Falls, Summit Co, OH, at age 79. Divorced at time of death.3,7 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Rufus Elmer Fridley, William Melford Fridley, Ernest Lee Fridley and Bonnie Lynn Fridley5
22 Apr 1910Orange, Orange Co, VARufus Elmer Fridley, Mabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley5
13 Jan 1920Aid Twp, Lawrence Co, OHRufus Elmer Fridley and Ollie (?)5

Family 1

Mabel Julie Gosney b. circa 1885
Marriage*19 Oct 1904 He married Mabel Julie Gosney at Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Oct 1904. Rufus E. Fridley, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par J.H. & S.V. Fridley; Julie M. Gosney, age 19, single, b. Louisa Co, VA, par. L.C. & Lee Gosney.6,5 
Child

Family 2

Ollie (?) b. circa 1894
Marriage* Rufus Elmer Fridley married Ollie (?)2 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
  7. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1944 and 1958-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006. Original data: Ohio Department of Health. Index to Annual Deaths, 1958-2002. Columbus, OH, USA: Ohio Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit. Ohio. Division of Vital Statistics. Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953. State Archives Series 3094. Ohio Historical Society, Ohio.

William Melford Fridley1,2

M, #22128, b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
FatherJacob Henry Fridley1 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 8 May 1940
MotherSusan Virginia Deeds1 b. Mar 1858, d. 1936
Birth*16 May 1887 William was born at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 16 May 1887.3,1,2,4 
 He was the son of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 William Melford Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Marriage*1909 He married Mariah Virginia Thomason in 1909. Married 8 months at the time of the 1910 census enumeration.4,5 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: railroader in Apr 1910 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Car repairer, railroad.5 
Census*25 Apr 1910 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason appeared on the census as head of household at 805 Greenbrier St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1910.5 
Num Child*25 Apr 1910 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason had 0 children. 0 were living at the time of the census in 1910.5 
Employment*Jun 1917 Occupation: railroader in Jun 1917 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Car repairer, Norfolk & Western Railway Co.2 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 William Melford Fridley registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Mercer Co, WV.2 
Residence*5 Jun 1917 He resided at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 5 Jun 1917.2 
EmploymentJan 1920 Occupation: railroader in Jan 1920 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Car fireman, Norfolk & Western Railway.5 
Census8 Jan 1920 He and Mariah Virginia Thomason appeared on the census as head of household at 903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920.5 
EmploymentApr 1930 Occupation: foreman in Apr 1930 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Mill.5 
Census7 Apr 1930 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason appeared on the census as head of household at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1930.5 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: foreman in Apr 1940 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Gang foreman, steam railroad.5 
Census12 Apr 1940 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason appeared on the census as head of household at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1940.5 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: railroader in Apr 1942 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Gang foreman, car department, Norfolk & Western Railway.4 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 William Melford Fridley registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Mercer Co, WV.4 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason resided at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.4 
Death*17 Feb 1978 William died on 17 Feb 1978 at Hanover Co, VA, at age 90. Informant was Mrs. Sam Waldrop.3 
Burial* His body was interred at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, at Monte Vista Park Cem.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Rufus Elmer Fridley, William Melford Fridley, Ernest Lee Fridley and Bonnie Lynn Fridley5
25 Apr 1910805 Greenbrier St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason5
8 Jan 1920903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley and Jacob L. Fridley5
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr5
12 Apr 19401300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr5

Family

Mariah Virginia Thomason b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Marriage*1909 He married Mariah Virginia Thomason in 1909. Married 8 months at the time of the 1910 census enumeration.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Bonnie Lynn Fridley1,2

F, #22129, b. 15 May 1896, d. 9 Nov 1970
FatherJacob Henry Fridley1 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 8 May 1940
MotherSusan Virginia Deeds1 b. Mar 1858, d. 1936
Birth*15 May 1896 Bonnie Lynn Fridley was born on 15 May 1896 at Alleghany Co, VA.3,1,4 
 She was the daughter of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 Bonnie Lynn Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1910 Bonnie Lynn Fridley appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1910 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
(Witness) Census16 Jan 1920 Bonnie Lynn Fridley appeared on the census of 16 Jan 1920 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: cashier in Apr 1930 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA. Grocery store.5 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Bonnie Lynn Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Walter Henry Fridley at 720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.5 
Marriage*1 Jul 1938 She married Everett Preston Meadows at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 Jul 1938.6,5 
Census*2 Apr 1940 Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Everett Preston Meadows appeared on the census as head of household at 710 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 Apr 1940.5 
(informant) Death8 May 1940 Bonnie was informant for the death of Jacob Henry Fridley at Wilson Creek Section, Alleghany Co, VA, on 8 May 1940.3 
Residence*27 Apr 1942 Everett Preston Meadows and Bonnie Lynn Fridley resided at 710 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.7 
Death*9 Nov 1970 Bonnie died on 9 Nov 1970 at C&O Hospital, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 74.3,2 
Burial* Her body was interred at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at Mountain View Cem.3,2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Rufus Elmer Fridley, William Melford Fridley, Ernest Lee Fridley and Bonnie Lynn Fridley5
16 Apr 191058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VASusan Virginia Deeds, Jacob Henry Fridley, Ernest Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley5
16 Jan 192058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Ernest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley5
12 Apr 1930720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAWalter Henry Fridley and Bonnie Lynn Fridley5
2 Apr 1940710 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAEverett Preston Meadows, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Jacob Henry Fridley5

Family

Everett Preston Meadows b. 10 Dec 1883, d. 1976
Marriage*1 Jul 1938 She married Everett Preston Meadows at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 1 Jul 1938.6,5 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  4. [S235] Births, Civil Records Fridley, Beth. Alleghany County, Virginia Births, 1853-96 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S211] Email Arley Meadows, e-mail address, 19 August 2014, citing family member with record of date.
  7. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.

Raymond Denny Fridley1,2

M, #22130, b. 4 Oct 1888
FatherJohn Jackson Fridley1 b. 22 Sep 1862, d. 28 Dec 1929
MotherLaura E. Matheny1 b. Apr 1864
Birth*4 Oct 1888 Raymond was born at Rich Patch, Alleghany Co, VA, on 4 Oct 1888.1,2 
 He was the son of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny.1 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 Raymond Denny Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: electrician in Apr 1910 at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Ore mines.3 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Raymond Denny Fridley appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.3 
Employment*Jun 1917 Occupation: machinist in Jun 1917 at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA. Machinist helper, Covington Machine Co.2 
Residence*5 Jun 1917 Raymond Denny Fridley resided at 225 Chestnut, Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 5 Jun 1917.2 
Mlt-Registration*5 Jun 1917 He registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 at Alleghany Co, VA.2 
EmploymentApr 1942 Occupation: C&O railroad in Apr 1942 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.4 
Mlt-Registration27 Apr 1942 He registered for the draft on 27 Apr 1942 at Alleghany Co, VA.4 
Residence27 Apr 1942 He resided at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.4 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Jackson Fridley, Laura E. Matheny, Raymond Denny Fridley and Delma M. Fridley1
26 Apr 1910Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Jackson Fridley, Laura E. Matheny, Raymond Denny Fridley and Delma M. Fridley3

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2684] WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.

Delma M. Fridley1

F, #22131, b. Mar 1900
FatherJohn Jackson Fridley2 b. 22 Sep 1862, d. 28 Dec 1929
MotherLaura E. Matheny2 b. Apr 1864
Birth*Mar 1900 Delma M. Fridley was born in Mar 1900 at VA.2 
 She was the daughter of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny.2 
(Witness) Census18 Jun 1900 Delma M. Fridley appeared on the census of 18 Jun 1900 in the household of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census26 Apr 1910 Delma M. Fridley appeared on the census of 26 Apr 1910 in the household of John Jackson Fridley and Laura E. Matheny at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Jun 1900Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Jackson Fridley, Laura E. Matheny, Raymond Denny Fridley and Delma M. Fridley2
26 Apr 1910Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAJohn Jackson Fridley, Laura E. Matheny, Raymond Denny Fridley and Delma M. Fridley1

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 (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.

Ollie (?)1

F, #22132, b. circa 1894
Birth*circa 1894 Ollie was born circa 1894.2 
Marriage* She married Rufus Elmer Fridley, son of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds.1 
Residence12 Sep 1918 Rufus Elmer Fridley and Ollie (?) resided at Scottown, Lawrence Co, OH, on 12 Sep 1918.1 
Census*13 Jan 1920 She and Rufus Elmer Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Aid Twp, Lawrence Co, OH, on 13 Jan 1920.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
13 Jan 1920Aid Twp, Lawrence Co, OHRufus Elmer Fridley and Ollie (?)2

Family

Rufus Elmer Fridley b. 1 Dec 1885, d. 18 Feb 1965

Citations

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

Mariah Virginia Thomason1,2,3

F, #22133, b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Birth*21 Aug 1889 Mariah was born at Tazewell Co, VA, on 21 Aug 1889.1,3 
Marriage*1909 She married William Melford Fridley in 1909. Married 8 months at the time of the 1910 census enumeration.2,3 
Census*25 Apr 1910 Mariah Virginia Thomason and William Melford Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 805 Greenbrier St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1910.3 
Num Child*25 Apr 1910 Mariah Virginia Thomason and William Melford Fridley had 0 children. 0 were living at the time of the census in 1910.3 
Census8 Jan 1920 Mariah Virginia Thomason and William Melford Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 8 Jan 1920.3 
Census7 Apr 1930 Mariah Virginia Thomason and William Melford Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 7 Apr 1930.3 
Census12 Apr 1940 Mariah Virginia Thomason and William Melford Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 12 Apr 1940.3 
Residence27 Apr 1942 William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason resided at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 27 Apr 1942.2 
Death*5 Feb 1978 Mariah died on 5 Feb 1978 at Hanover Co, VA, at age 88. Informant was Mrs. Sam Waldrop.1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, at Monte Vista Park Cem.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Apr 1910805 Greenbrier St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason3
8 Jan 1920903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley and Jacob L. Fridley3
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr3
12 Apr 19401300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr3

Family

William Melford Fridley b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
Marriage*1909 She married William Melford Fridley in 1909. Married 8 months at the time of the 1910 census enumeration.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.

Walter Henry Fridley1,2

M, #22134, b. 10 Sep 1901, d. 7 Oct 1962
FatherJacob Henry Fridley1 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 8 May 1940
MotherSusan Virginia Deeds1 b. Mar 1858, d. 1936
Birth*10 Sep 1901 Walter was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Sep 1901.3,1 
 He was the son of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds.1 
(Witness) Census16 Apr 1910 Walter Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 16 Apr 1910 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census16 Jan 1920 Walter Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 16 Jan 1920 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Occupation: driver in Apr 1930 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA. Bottling company.1 
Census*12 Apr 1930 Walter Henry Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 Apr 1930.1 
Marriage* He married Gladys Lola Clark.1 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: mechanic in Apr 1940 at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA. Automobile mechanic, garage.1 
Census*24 Apr 1940 Walter Henry Fridley and Gladys Lola Clark appeared on the census as head of household at Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VA, on 24 Apr 1940.1 
Residence*Oct 1962 Walter Henry Fridley resided at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, in Oct 1962.3 
Death*7 Oct 1962 Walter died on 7 Oct 1962 at C&O Hospital, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at age 61. Informant was Mrs. Lola Clark Fridley.3 
Burial* His body was interred at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at Mountain View Cem.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Apr 191058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VASusan Virginia Deeds, Jacob Henry Fridley, Ernest Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley1
16 Jan 192058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Ernest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley1
12 Apr 1930720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAWalter Henry Fridley and Bonnie Lynn Fridley1
24 Apr 1940Clifton Dist, Alleghany Co, VAWalter Henry Fridley and Gladys Lola Clark1

Family

Gladys Lola Clark b. 17 Apr 1906, d. 29 May 1972
Marriage* Walter Henry Fridley married Gladys Lola Clark.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Fridley family Genforum posting, "My Fridley line," by Sharon Buck, 15 April 2000, online at http://genforum.genealogy.com/fridley/messages/165.html, accessed August 2014.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.

Nannie Mae Hornbarger1,2

F, #22135, b. 16 Apr 1896, d. 28 Oct 1972
Birth*16 Apr 1896 Nannie was born at VA on 16 Apr 1896.3,4,2 
Marriage*25 Apr 1918 She married Ernest Lee Fridley at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1918. Ernest L. Fridley, age 23, b. VA, res. Clifton Forge, VA; Nannie M. Hornbarger, age 22, b. VA, res. Williamson, WV; md by Thos Priddy at Princeton.1,2 
(Witness) Census16 Jan 1920 Nannie Mae Hornbarger appeared on the census of 16 Jan 1920 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Census*12 Apr 1930 Nannie Mae Hornbarger and Ernest Lee Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 Apr 1930.2 
Census2 Apr 1940 Nannie Mae Hornbarger and Ernest Lee Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at 718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 Apr 1940.2 
Residence27 Apr 1942 Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger resided at 720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1942.5 
Residence*Oct 1972 She resided at 720 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, in Oct 1972.3 
Death*28 Oct 1972 Nannie died on 28 Oct 1972 at Western State Hosp, Staunton, Augusta Co, VA, at age 76.3,4 
Burial* Her body was interred at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, at Mountain View Cem.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Jan 192058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Ernest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley2
12 Apr 1930716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2
2 Apr 1940718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2

Family

Ernest Lee Fridley b. 14 Apr 1894, d. 30 May 1973
Marriage*25 Apr 1918 She married Ernest Lee Fridley at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 25 Apr 1918. Ernest L. Fridley, age 23, b. VA, res. Clifton Forge, VA; Nannie M. Hornbarger, age 22, b. VA, res. Williamson, WV; md by Thos Priddy at Princeton.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Mercer Co, WV.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  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),.

Courtney Lee Fridley1,2

M, #22136, b. 24 Feb 1919, d. 9 Jul 2008
FatherErnest Lee Fridley2 b. 14 Apr 1894, d. 30 May 1973
MotherNannie Mae Hornbarger2 b. 16 Apr 1896, d. 28 Oct 1972
Birth*24 Feb 1919 Courtney was born at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 24 Feb 1919.1,3,2 
 He was the son of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger.2 
(Witness) Census16 Jan 1920 Courtney Lee Fridley appeared on the census of 16 Jan 1920 in the household of Jacob Henry Fridley and Susan Virginia Deeds at 58 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Courtney Lee Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: truck driver in Apr 1940 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA. Assistant truck driver, ice plant.2 
(Witness) Census2 Apr 1940 Courtney Lee Fridley appeared on the census of 2 Apr 1940 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Marriage*20 Jul 1949 He married Mary Frances Williams at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 20 Jul 1949. Courtney Lee Fridley, age 30, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. Ernest Lee Fridley & Nannie May Hornbarger, clerk, post office; Mary Frances Williams, age 29, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. Arthur Roy Williams & Rosa Jarvis, teacher; md by T.C. Bales at Clifton Forge.4 
Death*9 Jul 2008 Courtney died on 9 Jul 2008 at Tate Hospice House, Linthicum, Anne Arundel Co, MD, at age 89.
Courtney Lee Fridley, 89, a resident of New Carrollton, MD for over 46 years and previously of West Lanham Hills, MD died on July 9, 2008 at Tate Hospice House of natural causes after a lengthy illness.


Born on February 24, 1919 in Clifton Forge, VA, he received a degree in drafting from Columbia Tech. He served in the United States Army during WWII in the 77th Infantry and participated in the invasion of Guam, two invasions in the Philippines, Ie Shima, and Okinawa. He earned two purple hearts and a bronze star. He worked for the United States Post Office as a postal carrier in Washington, D.C., retiring from there in September of 1980. He was a member of the American Legion in Greenbelt and the DAV (Disabled American Veterans). His hobbies included camping, travel and music.


Beloved husband of the late Mary Frances Fridley, whom he married on July 30, 1949 and who died on October 15, 1998; father of Dr. Arthur C. Fridley of Shady Side, MD and Donna Lee Lilly of Glen Dale, MD; brother of Donald and Thomas Fridley both of Millboro, VA, Marjorie Taylor of Charlottesville, VA and the late Rodney Fridley; grandfather of Stacey Rainbolt and Jason Lilly; great grandfather of Isabella and Olivia Lilly.


Friends are invited to Mr. Fridley’s Life Celebration on Saturday, July 12, 2008 at the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater, MD from 11am until time of funeral service at 1pm. Inurnment Arlington National Cemetery on August 6, 2008 at 11am. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 445 Defense Highway, Annapolis, MD 21401.3,5 
Burial*6 Aug 2008 His body was interred on 6 Aug 2008 at Arlington, Arlington Co, VA, at Arlington National Cem.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
16 Jan 192058 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAJacob Henry Fridley, Susan Virginia Deeds, Ernest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Bonnie Lynn Fridley and Walter Henry Fridley2
12 Apr 1930716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2
2 Apr 1940718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2

Family

Mary Frances Williams b. circa 1920
Marriage*20 Jul 1949 He married Mary Frances Williams at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 20 Jul 1949. Courtney Lee Fridley, age 30, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. Ernest Lee Fridley & Nannie May Hornbarger, clerk, post office; Mary Frances Williams, age 29, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. Arthur Roy Williams & Rosa Jarvis, teacher; md by T.C. Bales at Clifton Forge.4 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Obituary, Courtney Lee Fridley, Edgewater (MD) Kalas Funeral Home, online at http://www.kalasfuneralhomes.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=221946, accessed January 2016.
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  5. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Rodney Emerson Fridley1,2

M, #22137, b. 12 May 1922, d. 10 Jan 1997
FatherErnest Lee Fridley2 b. 14 Apr 1894, d. 30 May 1973
MotherNannie Mae Hornbarger2 b. 16 Apr 1896, d. 28 Oct 1972
Birth*12 May 1922 Rodney was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 12 May 1922.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger.2 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Rodney Emerson Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
(Witness) Census2 Apr 1940 Rodney Emerson Fridley appeared on the census of 2 Apr 1940 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.2 
Marriage* Rodney Emerson Fridley married Janice Eugena Simpson, daughter of Lee Andrew Simpson and Martha 'Mattie' Coe Fridley.4 
Death*10 Jan 1997 Rodney died on 10 Jan 1997 at Bath Co, VA, at age 74.5,3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Apr 1930716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2
2 Apr 1940718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley2

Family

Janice Eugena Simpson b. 7 May 1928, d. 17 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  5. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Donald Clivie Fridley1,2

M, #22138
FatherErnest Lee Fridley1 b. 14 Apr 1894, d. 30 May 1973
MotherNannie Mae Hornbarger1 b. 16 Apr 1896, d. 28 Oct 1972
 Donald Clivie Fridley is the son of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger.1 
Marriage*27 Aug 1951 He married Gloria Ann Fitzgerald at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Aug 1951. Donald Clivie Fridley, age 25, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. Ernest Lee Fridley & Annie Mae Hornbarger, brakeman, C&O RR; Gloria Ann Fitzgerald, age 21, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. Clifton Forge, par. John Rudy Fitzgerald & Mary Frances Ford, clerk, drug; md by F.W. Long at Clifton Forge.2 

Family

Gloria Ann Fitzgerald

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.

Thomas Henry Fridley1,2,3

M, #22139, b. 31 Mar 1928, d. 8 Apr 2010
FatherErnest Lee Fridley1 b. 14 Apr 1894, d. 30 May 1973
MotherNannie Mae Hornbarger1 b. 16 Apr 1896, d. 28 Oct 1972
Birth*31 Mar 1928 Thomas was born at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 31 Mar 1928.4,5,1 
 He was the son of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger.1 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Thomas Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census2 Apr 1940 Thomas Henry Fridley appeared on the census of 2 Apr 1940 in the household of Ernest Lee Fridley and Nannie Mae Hornbarger at 718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
Marriage*5 Dec 1953 He married Betty Elaine Watts at Bath Co, VA, on 5 Dec 1953. Thomas Henry Fridley, age 25, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. 2636 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD, par. Ernest Lee Fridley & Nannie Mae Hornbarger, inspector, Fruit Growers Express; Betty Elaine Watts, age 21, single, b. Bath Co, res. 720 Pines St, Clifton Forge, par. Oscar Liptrap & Ethel Wilson Deeds; md by Richard C. Polk.2 
(informant) Death30 May 1973 Thomas was informant for the death of Ernest Lee Fridley at Emmett Mem Hosp, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VA, on 30 May 1973.6,5 
Residence*9 Jul 2008 Thomas Henry Fridley resided at Millboro, Bath Co, VA, on 9 Jul 2008.7 
Death*8 Apr 2010 Thomas died on 8 Apr 2010 at Millboro, Bath Co, VA, at age 82.
Thomas Henry (Tommy) Fridley, age 82, of 11070 Douthat State Park Road, Millboro, Virginia, died Thursday, April 8, 2010 at his residence.

He was born March 31, 1928 in Clifton Forge, Virginia, a son of the late Earnest Lee and Nannie Mae Hornbarger Fridley.

He served as a sergeant in the United States Air Force and was a retired superintendant for the Clifton Forge Fire Department, serving there for thirty-three years from October of 1963 until April of 1996.

He also served as a volunteer fireman for a number of years.

He attended Clifton Forge Baptist Church and Oak Grove Advent Christian Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Rodney Fridley and Courtney Fridley.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Watts Fridley of Millboro; two daughters, Debbie Nicely and husband, Adali of Clifton Forge and Cathy Ford and husband, Mark of Millboro; two sons, Scott Fridley of Millboro and Robert Fridley and wife, Fran of Natural Well; a sister, Marjorie Taylor of Charlottesville; a brother, Donald Fridley and wife, Sudie of Millboro; six grandchildren, Sara Armstrong and husband, Eric, Nathan Nicely, Clay Ford, Ashley Fridley, Mackenzie Fridley and Bryson Defibaugh; three great grandchildren, Brad Armstrong, Caleb Armstrong and Brittany Nicely; and a number of nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Nicely Funeral Home, Clifton Forge with Reverend W. Pembroke Hall officiating. Interment followed in Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge. Pallbearers will be Robert Fridley, Scott Fridley, Nathan Nicely, Eric Armstrong, Delbert Smith, Clyde Martin, Ronnie Jones, David Kay and Tommy Fitch. The family received friends on Friday evening at Nicely Funeral Home and other times at the residence. The family suggests memorial tributes take the form of contributions to Mountain Regional Hospice Volunteers, P. O. Box 637, Clifton Forge, VA 24422.

The Nicely Funeral Home, Clifton Forge, Virginia, handled the arrangements.4,5 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Apr 1930716 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley1
2 Apr 1940718 Pine St, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co, VAErnest Lee Fridley, Nannie Mae Hornbarger, Courtney Lee Fridley, Rodney Emerson Fridley, Marjorie Miller Fridley and Thomas Henry Fridley1

Family

Betty Elaine Watts
Marriage*5 Dec 1953 He married Betty Elaine Watts at Bath Co, VA, on 5 Dec 1953. Thomas Henry Fridley, age 25, single, b. Clifton Forge, res. 2636 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD, par. Ernest Lee Fridley & Nannie Mae Hornbarger, inspector, Fruit Growers Express; Betty Elaine Watts, age 21, single, b. Bath Co, res. 720 Pines St, Clifton Forge, par. Oscar Liptrap & Ethel Wilson Deeds; md by Richard C. Polk.2 

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. [S2682] Marjorie Miller Fridley Taylor, 20 January 1981.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Thomas Henry Fridley, newspaper unknown, transcribed at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, accessed January 2016.
  5. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  6. [S2836] VA Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,.
  7. [S237] Obituary, Courtney Lee Fridley, Edgewater (MD) Kalas Funeral Home, online at http://www.kalasfuneralhomes.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=221946, accessed January 2016.

Nancy J. Caldwell1

F, #22140, b. circa 1838
Birth*circa 1838 Nancy J. Caldwell was born circa 1838 at Botetourt Co, VA.1 
Marriage*21 Jan 1858 She married John Fridley, son of Gideon Fridley and Ruth R. "Lucy" King, on 21 Jan 1858 at Botetourt Co, VA.1 

Family

John Fridley b. circa 1839

Citations

  1. [S1415] LDS International Genealogical Index, online at www.familysearch.org.

Elise N. Fridley1

F, #22141, b. circa 1910
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Birth*circa 1910 Elise was born at WV circa 1910.1 
 She was the daughter of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jan 1920 Elise N. Fridley appeared on the census of 8 Jan 1920 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Elise N. Fridley appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1940 Elise N. Fridley appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1940 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jan 1920903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley and Jacob L. Fridley1
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr1
12 Apr 19401300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr1

Citations

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

Buster Brown Fridley1,2

M, #22142, b. 15 Dec 1912, d. 23 Oct 1998
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Birth*15 Dec 1912 Buster was born at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 15 Dec 1912.2,3,1 
 He was the son of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jan 1920 Buster Brown Fridley appeared on the census of 8 Jan 1920 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Buster Brown Fridley appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
Marriage*26 Mar 1937 He married Iris Wiley at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 26 Mar 1937.
Buster Fridley, age 24, single, b. WV, res. Bluefield; Iris Wiley, age 23, single, b. WV, res. Princeton; md by Ben S. Johnson at Bluefield.4 
Employment*Apr 1940 Occupation: truck driver in Apr 1940 at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV. Railway express.1 
Census*9 Apr 1940 Buster Brown Fridley and Iris Wiley appeared on the census as head of household at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, on 9 Apr 1940.1 
Residence*Oct 1998 Buster Brown Fridley resided at Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV, in Oct 1998.5 
Death*23 Oct 1998 Buster died on 23 Oct 1998 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co, NC, at age 85.5,3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jan 1920903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley and Jacob L. Fridley1
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr1
9 Apr 1940Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVBuster Brown Fridley and Iris Wiley1

Family

Iris Wiley b. circa 1914
Marriage*26 Mar 1937 He married Iris Wiley at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV, on 26 Mar 1937.
Buster Fridley, age 24, single, b. WV, res. Bluefield; Iris Wiley, age 23, single, b. WV, res. Princeton; md by Ben S. Johnson at Bluefield.4 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2838] Social Security Administration., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S2712] WV Marriages Mercer Co, WV.
  5. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.

Jacob L. Fridley1

M, #22143, b. circa 1915
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Birth*circa 1915 Jacob L. Fridley was born circa 1915 at WV.1 
 He was the son of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 
(Witness) Census8 Jan 1920 Jacob L. Fridley appeared on the census of 8 Jan 1920 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 Jacob L. Fridley appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
Residence*Jan 2005 Jacob L. Fridley resided at Elliston, Montgomery Co, VA, in Jan 2005.2 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
8 Jan 1920903 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley and Jacob L. Fridley1
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, William Melford Fridley Jr, Roanoke (VA) Times, 21 Jan 2005, online at ancestry.com, accessed Dec 2006.

Dorothy M. Fridley1

F, #22144
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
 Dorothy M. Fridley is the daughter of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 

Citations

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

Elizabeth P. Fridley1

F, #22145
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
 Elizabeth P. Fridley is the daughter of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 

Citations

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

Janet L. Fridley1

F, #22146
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
 Janet L. Fridley is the daughter of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 
Marriage* Janet L. Fridley married (?) Brown.2 

Family

(?) Brown

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Obituary, William Melford Fridley Jr, Roanoke (VA) Times, 21 Jan 2005, online at ancestry.com, accessed Dec 2006.

William Melford Fridley Jr1

M, #22147, b. 16 Feb 1926, d. 19 Jan 2005
FatherWilliam Melford Fridley1 b. 16 May 1887, d. 17 Feb 1978
MotherMariah Virginia Thomason1 b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 5 Feb 1978
Birth*16 Feb 1926 William Melford Fridley Jr was born on 16 Feb 1926 at WV.1,2 
 He was the son of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 William Melford Fridley Jr appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1940 William Melford Fridley Jr appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1940 in the household of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason at 1300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV.1 
Mlt induction*24 Sep 1945 He was inducted into the military at Huntington, Cabell Co, WV, on 24 Sep 1945. Name: William M Fridley Jr
Birth Year: 1926
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
State: West Virginia
County or City: Mercer
Enlistment Date: 24 Sep 1945
Enlistment State: Virginia
Enlistment City: Huntington West
Branch: No branch assignment
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 1 year of high school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 00
Weight: 000.3 
Residence*Jan 2005 William Melford Fridley Jr resided at Eagle Rock, Botetourt Co, VA, in Jan 2005.4 
Death*19 Jan 2005 He died on 19 Jan 2005 at VA at age 78..2,4 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Apr 19301300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley, Buster Brown Fridley, Jacob L. Fridley and William Melford Fridley Jr1
12 Apr 19401300 Franklin St, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVWilliam Melford Fridley, Mariah Virginia Thomason, Elise N. Fridley and William Melford Fridley 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),.
  3. [S2697] National Archives and Records Administration., U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (online at www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, William Melford Fridley Jr, Roanoke (VA) Times, 21 Jan 2005, online at ancestry.com, accessed Dec 2006.

(?) Brown1

M, #22148
Marriage* (?) Brown married Janet L. Fridley, daughter of William Melford Fridley and Mariah Virginia Thomason.1 

Family

Janet L. Fridley

Citations

  1. [S237] Obituary, William Melford Fridley Jr, Roanoke (VA) Times, 21 Jan 2005, online at ancestry.com, accessed Dec 2006.

Mabel Julie Gosney1,2,3

F, #22149, b. circa 1885
Birth*circa 1885 Mabel was born at MO circa 1885.2,1 
Marriage*19 Oct 1904 She married Rufus Elmer Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Oct 1904. Rufus E. Fridley, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par J.H. & S.V. Fridley; Julie M. Gosney, age 19, single, b. Louisa Co, VA, par. L.C. & Lee Gosney.2,1 
Num Child*22 Apr 1910 Mabel Julie Gosney and Rufus Elmer Fridley had 2 children. 1 were living at the time of the census in 1910.1 
Census22 Apr 1910 Mabel Julie Gosney and Rufus Elmer Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Orange, Orange Co, VA, on 22 Apr 1910.1 
Census27 Apr 1910 Mabel Julie Gosney was listed as a resident in the census report at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 27 Apr 1910. Enumerated in the shouehold of Lewis C. & Lee Gosney [parents].1 
Employment*Jan 1920 She was employed in Jan 1920 at Akron, Summit Co, OH. Rubber worker, factory.1 
Census*19 Jan 1920 Mabel Julie Gosney was listed as a resident in the census report at Akron, Summit Co, OH, on 19 Jan 1920. Roomers in household of Joseph and Nora Muffley. Mabel stated she was widowed.1 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1910Orange, Orange Co, VARufus Elmer Fridley, Mabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1
27 Apr 1910Covington, Alleghany Co, VAMabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1
19 Jan 1920Akron, Summit Co, OHMabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1

Family

Rufus Elmer Fridley b. 1 Dec 1885, d. 18 Feb 1965
Marriage*19 Oct 1904 She married Rufus Elmer Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Oct 1904. Rufus E. Fridley, age 19, single, b. Alleghany Co, VA, par J.H. & S.V. Fridley; Julie M. Gosney, age 19, single, b. Louisa Co, VA, par. L.C. & Lee Gosney.2,1 
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.
  3. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Fridley family Genforum posting, "My Fridley line," by Sharon Buck, 15 April 2000, online at http://genforum.genealogy.com/fridley/messages/165.html, accessed August 2014.

Warren Caperton Fridley1,2

M, #22150, b. 12 Apr 1905, d. Mar 1948
FatherRufus Elmer Fridley1 b. 1 Dec 1885, d. 18 Feb 1965
MotherMabel Julie Gosney1 b. circa 1885
Birth*12 Apr 1905 Warren Caperton Fridley was born on 12 Apr 1905 at VA.1,3 
 He was the son of Rufus Elmer Fridley and Mabel Julie Gosney.1 
(Witness) Census22 Apr 1910 Warren Caperton Fridley appeared on the census of 22 Apr 1910 in the household of Rufus Elmer Fridley and Mabel Julie Gosney at Orange, Orange Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census27 Apr 1910 Warren Caperton Fridley appeared on the census of 27 Apr 1910 in the household of Mabel Julie Gosney at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA.1 
(Witness) Census19 Jan 1920 Warren Caperton Fridley appeared on the census of 19 Jan 1920 in the household of Mabel Julie Gosney at Akron, Summit Co, OH.1 
Marriage*circa 1929 He married Elsie (?) circa 1929.1 
Employment*Apr 1930 Warren Caperton Fridley was employed in Apr 1930 at Akron, Summit Co, OH. Heel dept, rubber shop.1 
Census*5 Apr 1930 He and Elsie (?) appeared on the census as head of household at Akron, Summit Co, OH, on 5 Apr 1930.1 
Death*Mar 1948 Warren Caperton Fridley died in Mar 1948 at age 42..3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
22 Apr 1910Orange, Orange Co, VARufus Elmer Fridley, Mabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1
27 Apr 1910Covington, Alleghany Co, VAMabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1
19 Jan 1920Akron, Summit Co, OHMabel Julie Gosney and Warren Caperton Fridley1
5 Apr 1930Akron, Summit Co, OHWarren Caperton Fridley and Elsie (?)1

Family

Elsie (?) b. circa 1900
Marriage*circa 1929 He married Elsie (?) circa 1929.1 

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy Fridley family Genforum posting, "My Fridley line," by Sharon Buck, 15 April 2000, online at http://genforum.genealogy.com/fridley/messages/165.html, accessed August 2014.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.