Mansfield Allen Bess1,2

M, #53808, b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
FatherAllen Mansfield Bess1 b. Oct 1886, d. 1 Apr 1961
MotherDora Lee Howard1 b. 7 Sep 1907, d. May 1982
Birth*10 Jan 1924 Mansfield was born at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 10 Jan 1924.3,1,2 
 He was the son of Allen Mansfield Bess and Dora Lee Howard.1 
(Witness) Census12 Apr 1930 Mansfield Allen Bess appeared on the census of 12 Apr 1930 in the household of Allen Mansfield Bess and Dora Lee Howard at Leslie, Greenbrier Co, WV.1 
(Witness) Census29 Apr 1940 Mansfield Allen Bess appeared on the census of 29 Apr 1940 in the household of Allen Mansfield Bess and Dora Lee Howard at Glen Jean, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Employment*Jun 1945 Mansfield's occupation: Unemployed at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, in Jun 1945.3 
Mlt-Registration*26 Jun 1945 He registered for the draft on 26 Jun 1945 at Fayette Co, WV.3 
Residence*26 Jun 1945 He resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 26 Jun 1945.3 
Marriage*19 Aug 1953 He married Virginia F. Jones at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Aug 1953.
Mansfield Bess, age 29, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. A.M. & Dora, pipefitter; Virginia Marcia Jones, age 21, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Charles & Cloia; md by O.C. Rushing at Oak Hill.2 
Residence1 Apr 1961 Mansfield Allen Bess resided at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 1 Apr 1961.4 
Marriage*30 Dec 1964 He married Velma Esther Walker at Miami Co, OH, on 30 Dec 1964.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 40 on 10 January 1964, 1 prev marriage, divorced Frances Elaine Bess on 9 July 1951, Fayetteville, WV, b. Covington, VA, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH, par. Allen Mansfield Bess & Dora Lee Howard, welder; Velma Esther Walker, age 24 on 31 May 1964, b. Middletown, Butler Co, OH, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH< par. William Edward Walker & Nellie Adams, census taker; md by Clair E. Beatty.5 
Marriage*17 Feb 1967 He married Brenda Dale Pack at Rock Lick, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1967.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 41, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. Allen & Dora; Brenda Dale Pack, age 18, single, b. Eccles, res. Oak Hill, par. Arnett & Katherine; md by William Menefee Jr at Rock Lick.2 
Death*Nov 1983 Mansfield died in Nov 1983 at age 59. Last residence: Prince, Fayette Co, WV.6 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
12 Apr 1930Leslie, Greenbrier Co, WVAllen Mansfield Bess, Dora Lee Howard, Mary Isabelle Bess and Mansfield Allen Bess1
29 Apr 1940Glen Jean, Fayette Co, WVAllen Mansfield Bess, Dora Lee Howard and Mansfield Allen Bess1

Family 1

Virginia F. Jones
Marriage*19 Aug 1953 He married Virginia F. Jones at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Aug 1953.
Mansfield Bess, age 29, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. A.M. & Dora, pipefitter; Virginia Marcia Jones, age 21, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Charles & Cloia; md by O.C. Rushing at Oak Hill.2 
Children

Family 2

Velma Esther Walker
Marriage*30 Dec 1964 He married Velma Esther Walker at Miami Co, OH, on 30 Dec 1964.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 40 on 10 January 1964, 1 prev marriage, divorced Frances Elaine Bess on 9 July 1951, Fayetteville, WV, b. Covington, VA, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH, par. Allen Mansfield Bess & Dora Lee Howard, welder; Velma Esther Walker, age 24 on 31 May 1964, b. Middletown, Butler Co, OH, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH< par. William Edward Walker & Nellie Adams, census taker; md by Clair E. Beatty.5 

Family 3

Brenda Dale Pack
Marriage*17 Feb 1967 He married Brenda Dale Pack at Rock Lick, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1967.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 41, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. Allen & Dora; Brenda Dale Pack, age 18, single, b. Eccles, res. Oak Hill, par. Arnett & Katherine; md by William Menefee Jr at Rock Lick.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S2696] WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 (www.ancestry.com),.
  4. [S237] Obituary, Allen Mansfield Bess, Beckley (WV) Raleigh Register, Monday, 3 April 1961.
  5. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
  6. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.
  7. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Shirley Ann Bess1

F, #53809
FatherAllen Mansfield Bess1 b. Oct 1886, d. 1 Apr 1961
MotherDora Lee Howard1 b. 7 Sep 1907, d. May 1982
 Shirley Ann Bess is the daughter of Allen Mansfield Bess and Dora Lee Howard.1 
Marriage*10 Jan 1953 She married Joe Lies at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1953.
Joe Lies, age 21, single, b. Ameagle, res. Kilsyth, par. Toney & Mary, Army; Shirley Bess, age 18, single, b. Glen Jean, res. Oak Hill, par. Allen & Dora; md by O.C. Rushing at Oak Hill.2 
Marriage*23 Jul 1984 She married Harold Hamilton Garrett at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Jul 1984.
Harold Hamilton Garrett, age 57, widowed, b. 23 August 1926, WV, res. Rt 1, Box 293B, Fayetteville, WV, par. Ernest Leo Garrett & Ella Maude Daniels; Shirley Ann Lies nee Bess, age 49, widowed on 18 March 1982, b. 14 March 1935, WV, res. 214 Heslep Ave, Fayetteville, WV, par. Allen Mansfield Bess & Dora Lee Howard; md by John T. Martin at Covington.3 

Family 1

Joe Lies b. circa 1932, d. 18 Mar 1982

Family 2

Harold Hamilton Garrett b. 23 Aug 1926

Citations

  1. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Joe Lies1

M, #53810, b. circa 1932, d. 18 Mar 1982
Birth*circa 1932 Joe Lies was born circa 1932 at Ameagle, Raleigh Co, WV.1 
Marriage*10 Jan 1953 He married Shirley Ann Bess at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 10 Jan 1953.
Joe Lies, age 21, single, b. Ameagle, res. Kilsyth, par. Toney & Mary, Army; Shirley Bess, age 18, single, b. Glen Jean, res. Oak Hill, par. Allen & Dora; md by O.C. Rushing at Oak Hill.1 
Death*18 Mar 1982 Joe died on 18 Mar 1982.2 

Family

Shirley Ann Bess

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Harold Hamilton Garrett1

M, #53811, b. 23 Aug 1926
FatherErnest Leo Garrett1 b. circa 1894
MotherElla Maude Daniels1 b. 14 Oct 1892, d. 11 Jul 1965
Birth*23 Aug 1926 Harold Hamilton Garrett was born on 23 Aug 1926 at WV.1 
 He was the son of Ernest Leo Garrett and Ella Maude Daniels.1 
(informant) Death11 Jul 1965 Harold was informant for the death of Ella Maude Daniels at Oak Hill Hospital, Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 11 Jul 1965.2 
Marriage*23 Jul 1984 He married Shirley Ann Bess at Covington, Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Jul 1984.
Harold Hamilton Garrett, age 57, widowed, b. 23 August 1926, WV, res. Rt 1, Box 293B, Fayetteville, WV, par. Ernest Leo Garrett & Ella Maude Daniels; Shirley Ann Lies nee Bess, age 49, widowed on 18 March 1982, b. 14 March 1935, WV, res. 214 Heslep Ave, Fayetteville, WV, par. Allen Mansfield Bess & Dora Lee Howard; md by John T. Martin at Covington.1 

Family

Shirley Ann Bess

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Virginia F. Jones1,2

F, #53814
Marriage*19 Aug 1953 She married Mansfield Allen Bess at Oak Hill, Fayette Co, WV, on 19 Aug 1953.
Mansfield Bess, age 29, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. A.M. & Dora, pipefitter; Virginia Marcia Jones, age 21, single, b. Fayetteville, res. Fayetteville, par. Charles & Cloia; md by O.C. Rushing at Oak Hill.1 

Family

Mansfield Allen Bess b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Brenda Dale Pack1

F, #53815
Marriage*17 Feb 1967 She married Mansfield Allen Bess at Rock Lick, Fayette Co, WV, on 17 Feb 1967.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 41, divorced, b. Covington, VA, res. Oak Hill, par. Allen & Dora; Brenda Dale Pack, age 18, single, b. Eccles, res. Oak Hill, par. Arnett & Katherine; md by William Menefee Jr at Rock Lick.1 

Family

Mansfield Allen Bess b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
Child

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  2. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Velma Esther Walker1

F, #53816
Marriage*30 Dec 1964 She married Mansfield Allen Bess at Miami Co, OH, on 30 Dec 1964.
Mansfield Allen Bess, age 40 on 10 January 1964, 1 prev marriage, divorced Frances Elaine Bess on 9 July 1951, Fayetteville, WV, b. Covington, VA, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH, par. Allen Mansfield Bess & Dora Lee Howard, welder; Velma Esther Walker, age 24 on 31 May 1964, b. Middletown, Butler Co, OH, res. Hotel Lollis, Troy, OH< par. William Edward Walker & Nellie Adams, census taker; md by Clair E. Beatty.1 

Family

Mansfield Allen Bess b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

Mansfield Allen Bess Jr1

M, #53817
FatherMansfield Allen Bess1 b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
MotherBrenda Dale Pack1
 Mansfield Allen Bess Jr is the son of Mansfield Allen Bess and Brenda Dale Pack.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Michael Dale Bess1

M, #53818
FatherMansfield Allen Bess1 b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
MotherVirginia F. Jones1
 Michael Dale Bess is the son of Mansfield Allen Bess and Virginia F. Jones.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Randall Galen Bess1

M, #53819
FatherMansfield Allen Bess1 b. 10 Jan 1924, d. Nov 1983
MotherVirginia F. Jones1
 Randall Galen Bess is the son of Mansfield Allen Bess and Virginia F. Jones.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Phyllis Jean Aldridge1

F, #53820
Marriage*22 May 1992 Phyllis Jean Aldridge married Marshall Terry Bess, son of Allen Mansfield Bess and Dora Lee Howard, on 22 May 1992 at Tazewell Co, VA.1 

Family

Marshall Terry Bess b. 24 Apr 1945, d. 23 Sep 2011

Citations

  1. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Ancestry.com. Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Garnett Harrison Berry1

M, #53835, b. 1 May 1924, d. 14 Jan 1961
Birth*1 May 1924 Garnett Harrison Berry was born on 1 May 1924 at Fire Creek, Fayette Co, WV.1 
Marriage*22 Apr 1944 He married Pearl Elizabeth Fridley 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.1 
Residence*Jan 1961 Garnett Harrison Berry resided at Rupert, Greenbrier Co, WV, in Jan 1961.2 
Death*14 Jan 1961 Garnett died on 14 Jan 1961 at Greenbrier Valley Hospital, Ronceverte, Greenbrier Co, WV, at age 36.
Garnett was struck by another car as he was getting out of his car and died of the resultant head and brain injuries.2 
Burial*18 Jan 1961 His body was interred on 18 Jan 1961 at Clintonville, Greenbrier Co, WV, at Wallace Memorial Cem.2 

Family

Pearl Elizabeth Fridley b. 27 Nov 1925, d. 12 Nov 2017

Citations

  1. [S2712] WV Marriages Greenbrier Co, WV.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.

Alberta Rufina Clark1,2

F, #53838, b. 30 Nov 1927, d. 14 Mar 2005
Birth*30 Nov 1927 Alberta was born at Gamoca, Fayette Co, WV, on 30 Nov 1927.1,2 
Marriage*28 Jun 1944 She married Roy Lee Tincher at Gatewood, Fayette Co, WV, on 28 Jun 1944.
Roy Tincher, age 20, single, b. Gatewood, res. Fayetteville, par. Lee & Lillie, woodsman; Alberta Clark, age 16, single, b. Gamoca, res. Fayetteville, par. Okie & Gladys; md by E.L. Clower at Gatewood.2 
Death*14 Mar 2005 Alberta died on 14 Mar 2005 at age 77. Last residence: Fayetteville, Fayette Co, WV.3 

Family

Roy Lee Tincher b. 30 Jul 1923, d. 4 May 2018
Children

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
  2. [S2712] WV Marriages Fayette Co, WV.
  3. [S1] Social Security Administration., Social Security Death Index (Online at www.ancestry.com),.

Larry Gene Tincher1

M, #53839
FatherRoy Lee Tincher1 b. 30 Jul 1923, d. 4 May 2018
MotherAlberta Rufina Clark1 b. 30 Nov 1927, d. 14 Mar 2005
 Larry Gene Tincher is the son of Roy Lee Tincher and Alberta Rufina Clark.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Gayla Ruth Tincher1

F, #53840
FatherRoy Lee Tincher1 b. 30 Jul 1923, d. 4 May 2018
MotherAlberta Rufina Clark1 b. 30 Nov 1927, d. 14 Mar 2005
 Gayla Ruth Tincher is the daughter of Roy Lee Tincher and Alberta Rufina Clark.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Loretta Barbara Tincher1

F, #53841
FatherRoy Lee Tincher1 b. 30 Jul 1923, d. 4 May 2018
MotherAlberta Rufina Clark1 b. 30 Nov 1927, d. 14 Mar 2005
 Loretta Barbara Tincher is the daughter of Roy Lee Tincher and Alberta Rufina Clark.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Leroy Clark Tincher1

M, #53842
FatherRoy Lee Tincher1 b. 30 Jul 1923, d. 4 May 2018
MotherAlberta Rufina Clark1 b. 30 Nov 1927, d. 14 Mar 2005
 Leroy Clark Tincher is the son of Roy Lee Tincher and Alberta Rufina Clark.1 

Citations

  1. [S235] Births, Civil Records Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.