Damon E. Adkins1

M, #36880, b. 21 Dec 1923, d. 10 Jun 1944
FatherGeorge Daniel Bowlen1 b. 18 Jul 1896, d. 22 Jun 1973
MotherDarlie M. Treadway1 b. 2 Apr 1899, d. 11 Jun 1966
Birth*21 Dec 1923 Damon was born at WV on 21 Dec 1923. Enumerated as Damon E. Adkins in 1930, this was the son of Darlie and George Bowlen. He was adopted by Wilson Adkins after his marriage to Darlie..2,1 
 He was the son of George Daniel Bowlen and Darlie M. Treadway.1 
Adoption*  Damon was adopted.2 
(Witness) Census7 Apr 1930 He appeared on the census of 7 Apr 1930 in the household of Wilson Adkins and Darlie M. Treadway at Railroad Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Death*10 Jun 1944 Damon died on 10 Jun 1944 at Italy at age 20. Second Lieutenant, 87th Fighter Squadron, 79th Fighter Group. Killed in action.3 
Burial* He was buried at Florence, Italy.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
7 Apr 1930Railroad Ave, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVWilson Adkins, Darlie M. Treadway, William Howard Adkins, Georgia Mae Adkins, Selden Wilson Adkins, Lee Hamilton Adkins, Lawrence Edward Adkins, Damon E. Adkins and Claude Burton Adkins1

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S211] Email Mark Adkins, e-mail address, 21 October 2011.
  3. [S2752] Ancestry.com., Military Records (ancestry.com), National Archives and Records Administration. World War II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.

George Daniel Bowlen1,2,3

M, #36885, b. 18 Jul 1896, d. 22 Jun 1973
George Daniel Bowlen, Younger Hollow Cemetery, Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV
Image credit: Robert Fitch, findagrave.com
FatherIsaac Wesley Bowlen1 b. 12 Mar 1864, d. 19 Sep 1942
MotherMary Frances Fridley b. 16 Jun 1869, d. 23 May 1957
Birth*18 Jul 1896 George Daniel Bowlen was born on 18 Jul 1896 at Kanawha Co, WV.4,5,2 
 He was the son of Isaac Wesley Bowlen and Mary Frances Fridley.1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1900 George Daniel Bowlen appeared on the census of 1 Jun 1900 in the household of Isaac Wesley Bowlen and Mary Frances Fridley at Danaville Pct, Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.5 
(Witness) Census23 Apr 1910 George Daniel Bowlen appeared on the census of 23 Apr 1910 in the household of Isaac Wesley Bowlen and Mary Frances Fridley at Danaville Pct, Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WV.3 
Marriage*6 Jan 1918 He married Darlie M. Treadway at Packs Branch, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jan 1918. George Bowlen, age 22, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Mt Hope, par. Isaac W. & Mary F, miner; Darlie Tredway, age 19, single, b. Mt Hope, WV, res. Mt Hope, WV, par. Wm & Sarah; md by S.V. Argabright at Packs Branch.2 
Employment*Jan 1920 Occupation: coal miner in Jan 1920 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Census*9 Jan 1920 George Daniel Bowlen and Darlie M. Treadway appeared on the census as head of household at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 9 Jan 1920.3 
Residence*23 May 1957 George Daniel Bowlen resided on 23 May 1957, address unknown.6 
ResidenceJun 1973 He resided at Dry Branch Drive, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, in Jun 1973.7 
Death*22 Jun 1973 George died on 22 Jun 1973 at Charleston General Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha Co, WV, at age 76.7,1 
Burial*24 Jun 1973 He was buried on 24 Jun 1973 at Younger Hollow Cem, Spring Fork, Kanawha Co, WV.7 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1 Jun 1900Danaville Pct, Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WVIsaac Wesley Bowlen, Mary Frances Fridley, William Isaac Bowlen, George Daniel Bowlen and John A. Bowlen5
23 Apr 1910Danaville Pct, Malden Dist, Kanawha Co, WVIsaac Wesley Bowlen, Mary Frances Fridley, William Isaac Bowlen, George Daniel Bowlen, John A. Bowlen, Clyde T. Bowlen and Mary Elizabeth Bowlen3
9 Jan 1920Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVGeorge Daniel Bowlen and Darlie M. Treadway3

Family

Darlie M. Treadway b. 2 Apr 1899, d. 11 Jun 1966
Marriage*6 Jan 1918 He married Darlie M. Treadway at Packs Branch, Fayette Co, WV, on 6 Jan 1918. George Bowlen, age 22, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Mt Hope, par. Isaac W. & Mary F, miner; Darlie Tredway, age 19, single, b. Mt Hope, WV, res. Mt Hope, WV, par. Wm & Sarah; md by S.V. Argabright at Packs Branch.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  5. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  6. [S237] Obituary, Mary Frances Bowlen, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Saturday, 25 May 1957.
  7. [S237] Obituary, George Daniel Bowlen, Charleston (WV) Gazette, Saturday, 23 June 1973.