Clayton Edward Showkey1

M, #11070, b. 14 Jul 1907, d. 19 Sep 1966
FatherElijah Henry Shockey1 b. 7 Jun 1872, d. 7 Jul 1952
MotherEva May Settle b. 5 Jul 1884, d. 27 Jan 1961
Birth*14 Jul 1907 Clayton was born at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 14 Jul 1907.2,3,1 
 He was the son of Elijah Henry Shockey and Eva May Settle.1 
(Witness) Census18 Apr 1910 Clayton Edward Showkey appeared on the census of 18 Apr 1910 in the household of Elijah Henry Shockey and Eva May Settle at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Employment*May 1930 Occupation: timberman in May 1930 at Dunedin, Fayette Co, WV. Timber cutter, coal mines.3 
(Witness) Census2 May 1930 Clayton Edward Showkey appeared on the census of 2 May 1930 in the household of Elijah Henry Shockey and Eva May Settle at Dunedin, Fayette Co, WV.3 
Marriage*29 Jan 1936 He married Gaynell Imogene Boothe at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Jan 1936. Clayton Edw. Shawkey, age 27, single, b. Oak Hill, res. Rock Lick, par. E.H. & E.M, timber; Gaynell I. Boothe, age 19, single, b. Salem, res. Fayetteville, par. Jim; md by E.B. Niswonger.1 
EmploymentApr 1940 Occupation: coal company worker in Apr 1940 at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV. Coal loader, coal mine.3 
Census*11 Apr 1940 Clayton Edward Showkey and Gaynell Imogene Boothe appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Apr 1940.3 
EmploymentOct 1940 Occupation: coal company worker in Oct 1940 at Concho, Fayette Co, WV. Low Volatile Coal Co.2 
Mlt-Registration*16 Oct 1940 Clayton Edward Showkey registered for the draft on 16 Oct 1940 at Fayette Co, WV.2 
Residence*16 Oct 1940 Clayton Edward Showkey and Gaynell Imogene Boothe resided at Concho, Fayette Co, WV, on 16 Oct 1940.2 
Death*19 Sep 1966 Clayton died on 19 Sep 1966 at NY at age 59.4 
Burial*23 Sep 1966 His body was interred on 23 Sep 1966 at Farmingdale, Nassau Co, NY, at Long Island Natl Cem.5,6 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
18 Apr 1910Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WVElijah Henry Shockey, Eva May Settle, Lacy Lee Shockey, Alphonso Shockey and Clayton Edward Showkey3
2 May 1930Dunedin, Fayette Co, WVElijah Henry Shockey, Eva May Settle, Lacy Lee Shockey, Clayton Edward Showkey and Charlotte S. Shockey3
11 Apr 1940Fayetteville Dist, Fayette Co, WVClayton Edward Showkey and Gaynell Imogene Boothe3

Partners and Children

Marriage*29 Jan 1936 He married Gaynell Imogene Boothe at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 29 Jan 1936. Clayton Edw. Shawkey, age 27, single, b. Oak Hill, res. Rock Lick, par. E.H. & E.M, timber; Gaynell I. Boothe, age 19, single, b. Salem, res. Fayetteville, par. Jim; md by E.B. Niswonger.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy "Port and Mealy Families," owner desertports, online at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/6450279/person/6001162354, accessed April 2012.
  5. [S2752] Ancestry.com., Military Records (ancestry.com), National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
  6. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com), gravestone: Clayton Edward Showkey, online at https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/2818039, accessed December 2019.
  7. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  8. [S2674] Compiled online genealogy hhttp://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/d/u/r/…, accessed April 2012.
  9. [S211] Email Dale VanZile, e-mail address, 6 Oct 2001.

Beatrice Juanita "Bessie" Workman1,2

F, #11071, b. 27 Mar 1913, d. 4 Dec 1967
FatherCharles H. Workman2 b. circa 1877
MotherFlora S. Malcolm2 b. circa 1885
Birth*27 Mar 1913 Beatrice was born at Kanawha Co, WV, on 27 Mar 1913.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Charles H. Workman and Flora S. Malcolm.2 
Marriage*20 Feb 1932 She married Vibert Leo Boothe at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 20 Feb 1932. Vibert L. Boothe, age 29, divorced, b. Fayette Co, res. Bowlin, par. J.A. & Essie, miner; Beatrice Workman, age 21, single, b. Kanawha Co, res. Carlisle, par. Chas & Flora; md by J. Wilson Jr at Oak Hill.2 
Census*4 Apr 1940 Beatrice Juanita "Bessie" Workman and Vibert Leo Boothe appeared on the census as head of household at Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV, on 4 Apr 1940.3 
Death*4 Dec 1967 Beatrice died on 4 Dec 1967 at Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL, at age 54.4,5,1 
Burial* Her body was interred at Jacksonville, Duval Co, FL, at Evergreen Cem.5 

Census Record Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
4 Apr 1940Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WVVibert Leo Boothe and Beatrice Juanita "Bessie" Workman3

Partners and Children

Children

Citations

  1. [S211] Email Dale Hudson, e-mail address, 17 April 2012.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  4. [S229] Deaths, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
  5. [S2738] FindAGrave.com (findagrave.com),.