Vergie Ellen Simmons1

F, b. May 15, 1898, d. July 17, 1975
     Vergie Ellen Simmons married Letcher Enoch Whitenack, son of Delaware Meritt Whitenack and Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings.1 Vergie Ellen Simmons was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.1 Her married name was Whitenack. She was born on May 15, 1898.1 She died on July 17, 1975 at age 77.1

Family

Letcher Enoch Whitenack b. March 14, 1899, d. February 21, 1983
Marriage*She married Letcher Enoch Whitenack, son of Delaware Meritt Whitenack and Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S2723] Roanoke City VA Archives - Evergreen Cemetery, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/roanokecity/cemeteries/

George Amon Updike1,2

M, b. March 15, 1906, d. April 15, 1985
     George Amon Updike George Amon Updike, age 79, of Roanoke, passed away April 15, 1985, at the home of his daughter. He was a member of Vinton Baptist Church and a retired pipefitter for the Norfolk & Western Railway, with 47½ years of service. He was predeceased by his wife, Dorothy Whitenack Updike. Surviving are his daughter, Myrtleine U. Gilmore; son-in-law, Raymond L. Gilmore; two grandchildren and their husbands, Theresa and John Whitacre of Winchester, Valerie and Jerry Martin of Richmond; five great-grandchildren, Carissa and Brian Whitacre, Ray, George and Edward Martin. Also surviving is a kind and faithful neighbor, Mildred K. Peters; a childhood friend, John W.Greer and several dear nieces and nephews. It is suggested that memorials be made to the Vinton Baptist Church Building Fund. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's Vinton Chapel 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 17th, 1985, with the Rev. Dr. William P. Warnock officiating. Burial will be in Fair View Cemetery. Friends may call at Oakey's Vinton Chapel.2 He was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on March 15, 1906 at Virginia.1 He married Dorothy Mae Whitenack, daughter of Delaware Meritt Whitenack and Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings, circa 1927.1,2,3 George Amon Updike died on April 15, 1985 at age 79.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 1, District 33, Roanoke, Virginia3

Occupation

1930Steam railroad shop pipe fitter3

Family

Dorothy Mae Whitenack b. February 19, 1906, d. March 9, 1981
Marriage*George Amon Updike married Dorothy Mae Whitenack, daughter of Delaware Meritt Whitenack and Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings, circa 1927.1,2,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Amon Updike obituary in an undated edition.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Myrtleine Easter Updike1,2

F, b. May 31, 1929, d. June 29, 2006
FatherGeorge Amon Updike1,3,4 b. March 15, 1906, d. April 15, 1985
MotherDorothy Mae Whitenack1,3,4 b. February 19, 1906, d. March 9, 1981
     Her Social Security Number was 223-34-7134.5 Myrtleine Easter Updike was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 She was born on May 31, 1929 at Virginia.1,5 As of circa 1948,her married name was Gilmore.2 She married Raymond Lee Gilmore circa 1948.1,3,6,2 Myrtleine Easter Updike died on June 29, 2006 at Virginia at age 77.5,2 She Myrtleine Updike Gilmore, 77, of Roanoke, passed away Thursday, June 29, 2006 after a long battle with Parkinsons Disease. She was a member of Vinton Baptist Church. Surviving are her devoted husband of 58 years, Raymond L. Gilmore; daughters and sons-in-law, Theresa Whitacre and husband, John of Winchester and Valerie Martin and husband, Jerry of Richmond; five grandchildren, Carissa Mulahn, Brian Whitacre and wife, Jill, Ray Martin, George Martin and Edward Martin and wife, Katie; two great-grandchildren, Jessica Mendez and Micah Martin. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakeys Vinton Chapel at 12 noon Monday, July 3, 2006 with the Rev. Dr. William R. Booth and the Rev. Dr. Robert L. Wayne officiating. Burial will be in the Fair View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the Vinton Baptist Church Building Fund. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Oakeys Vinton Chapel, 982-2221. on July 1, 2006.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 1, District 33, Roanoke, Virginia4

Family

Raymond Lee Gilmore b. August 2, 1924, d. November 30, 2010
Marriage*Myrtleine Easter Updike married Raymond Lee Gilmore circa 1948.1,3,6,2 
Children
  • Theresa Rae Gilmore1,3,6,2
  • Valerie Dae Gilmore1,3,6,2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Myrtleine Updike Gilmore obituary in the Jul 1, 2006 edition.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Amon Updike obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Raymond Lee Gilmore obituary in the Dec 2, 2010 edition.

Raymond Lee Gilmore1,2

M, b. August 2, 1924, d. November 30, 2010
     Raymond Lee Gilmore was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on August 2, 1924.1 He married Myrtleine Easter Updike, daughter of George Amon Updike and Dorothy Mae Whitenack, circa 1948.1,3,2,4 Raymond Lee Gilmore died on November 30, 2010 at Virginia at age 86.2 He Raymond Lee Gilmore, 86, of Roanoke, Va., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 30, 2010. He retired after 42 years from the Norfolk and Western Railway as an Electrical Foreman and was a veteran of World War II. He was also a longtime member of Vinton Baptist Church where he served as a lifetime deacon. He was preceded in death by his wife, Myrtleine Updike Gilmore. Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Theresa G. and John Whitacre, of Winchester, Va., and Valerie G. and Jerry Martin, of Richmond, Va; five grandchildren, Carissa Leah Mulahn, Brian Eric Whitacre and wife, Jill, Ray Edward Martin and wife, Stephanie, George Gilmore Martin, and Edward Lynn Martin and wife, Katie; and five great-grandchildren, Jessica, Micah, Caleb, Haleigh, and Emma. Funeral Services will be conducted at noon on Friday, December 3, 2010, at Oakey's Vinton Chapel with Dr. Bill Booth officiating. Burial will follow in Fair View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Vinton Baptist Church. The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 2, 2010, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Oakey's Vinton Chapel, 540-982-2221. on December 2, 2010.2

Family

Myrtleine Easter Updike b. May 31, 1929, d. June 29, 2006
Marriage*He married Myrtleine Easter Updike, daughter of George Amon Updike and Dorothy Mae Whitenack, circa 1948.1,3,2,4 
Children
  • Theresa Rae Gilmore1,3,2,4
  • Valerie Dae Gilmore1,3,2,4

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Raymond Lee Gilmore obituary in the Dec 2, 2010 edition.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Amon Updike obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Myrtleine Updike Gilmore obituary in the Jul 1, 2006 edition.

Samuel Homer Strickler1,2,3,4

M, b. December 5, 1855, d. July 23, 1930
FatherSamuel Strickler1,2 b. September 17, 1820, d. August 21, 1907
MotherNancy Ann Helms1,2 b. March 25, 1826, d. September 15, 1894
     Samuel Homer Strickler was born on December 5, 1855 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Harriett Elizabeth Conner, daughter of Jonathan Conner and Mahala Thrash, on February 28, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The family bible and obituary say the marriage date is Feb 27, 1878.1,5,2,6,4 Samuel Homer Strickler died on July 23, 1930 at Iaeger, McDowell Co., West Virginia, at age 74; Killed in a fight.2 He Charges Preferred After Death of Opponent in Fight. WELCH, July 30 — H. J. Harman, 55 years old, president of the Sandy River district. McDowell county, board of education, was at liberty today under $5,000 bond to await action of the grand jury on charges growing out of the death July 23 of Samuel H. Strickler, 74 years old, of Iaeger. Harman waived a preliminary hearing following his arrest yesterday and furnished bond. It was charged that the Saturday before Strickler's death he and Harman engaged in an altercation at Iaeger which resulted in blows. The following day, relatives of Strickler alleged, he suffered a stroke of appoplexy and died a few days later. on July 30, 1930.7

Census Records

1880Dwelling 211, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 52, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1910Dwelling 46, District 98, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia11
1910Dwelling 293, District 148, Lee, Mingo Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his son John11
1920Dwelling 87, District 71, Sandy River, McDowell Co., West Virginia12
1930Dwelling 136, District 44, Iaeger, McDowell Co., West Virginia13

Occupation

1880Farmer8
1900Farmer10
1910Odd job laborer11
1910Coal miner11

Family

Harriett Elizabeth Conner b. September 17, 1860, d. January 11, 1938
Marriage*Samuel Homer Strickler married Harriett Elizabeth Conner, daughter of Jonathan Conner and Mahala Thrash, on February 28, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The family bible and obituary say the marriage date is Feb 27, 1878.1,5,2,6,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Samuel Homer Strickler death certificate.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the John Wise Strickler death record.
  4. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Harriet E. Strickler obituary in the Jan 12, 1938 edition.
  5. [S590] Jonathan Conner Family Bible.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Hariett Elizabeth Strickler death certificate.
  7. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the Jul 30, 1930 edition.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S596] Dr. Amos D Wood, Floyd County, A History of Its People and Places.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Eliza Strickler Simpson death certificate.
  16. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  17. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, from the Valentine Thrash Strickler death certificate.
  19. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Strickler-Huff marriage record.
  20. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mullins-Strickler marriage record.
  21. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  22. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Johnson-Strickler marriage record.
  23. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Belle Johnson death certificate.

Henry Alfred Lucas1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
FatherAquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas6,1,3,7,8,9 b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
MotherAlice Doulah Iddings6,1,3,10,7,8,9 b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
     Henry Alfred Lucas was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.11 He Henry Alfred Lucas, 78, of Hollins, founder and president of H. A. Lucas & Sons, Inc., Contractors, died Sunday at his home. Born in Floyd, he came to Roanoke from Bluefield, W.Va. He has been in the contracting business in Roanoke since 1927. He founded his contracting firm in 1953. Buildings constructed by the firm include the Hollins College science building and chapel, the Roanoke College Science building, the Central YMCA, the Kazim and the Scottish Rites building. He was a director of the City Rescue Mission, a member of Williamson Road Lodge 163, AF&AM and Kazim Temple. Surviving are his wife, Mabel Sisson Lucas; three sons, Hampton A. Lucas, Robert E. Lucas, Hollins, James H. Lucas, Akron, Ohio; a brother, Arch L. Lucas, Floyd County; three sisters, Mrs. Kyle E. Basham, Mrs. I. S. Lucas, Roanoke, Mrs. T. M. Taylor, Arlington. The funeral arrangements are being made by Oakey's North Chapel.4 He was born on October 24, 1890 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.11,6,1,2,3,7 He married Mabel Okey Sisson, daughter of Thomas Shelton "Bipp" Sisson and Mary Demeris "Molly" Miles, on September 24, 1914 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.6,1,3,4,7 Henry Alfred Lucas Henry A. Lucas - Bluefield
HenryA. Lucas is a building contractor who has been established at Bluefield for the past seven years, and here and elsewhere has been associated with a large and important volume of building construction. He is a thorough master in his line and is a business executive capable of working out plans and assembling all the facilities for their prompt and thorough execution.
Mr. Lucas was born in Floyd County, Virginia, October 24, 1890, son of Aquilla Q. and Allie (Iddings) Lucas. His father was a farmer, and by thrift and industry gained a fair competence for himself and family. He was superintendent of his Sunday school and a very active member of the Methodist Church and was a Virginian republican. He has reached the age of forty-five and his wife is fifty years of age, Their family consisted of three sons and three daughters, four of them still live in old Virginia. One daughter, Mrs. K.E. Barham, lives in Kimball, West Virginia.
Henry A. Lucas attended school at Terrys Fork in his native county and acquired his advanced training at Roanoke. He took a course in architecture with the International Correspondence School, and spent one year in the architect's office of H.M. Miller at Roanoke. He then established a business of his own at Kimball, West Virginia, and was soon engaged in contracting as well as in the architectural business. In 1914 he moved his business headquarters to Bluefield.
The important construction work he had done would comprise a long and interesting list. It includes the Hill Motor Company Garage at Welch, Via Realty Company Apartments at Welch, Hill & Swope Department Store at Welch, Steam Laundry at Welch, residences of A.C. Hufford, J. H. Crockett: store building for the King Coal Co. at Kimball, residenceof the general manager of that company at Kimball, the A.P. World Store, two store buildings for the L.H. Miller, hotel for L.C. Lucas, First National Bank Building of Kimball: department store for Harry Totz at Northfork and the Toney Department Store at Northfork: hotel at Mullins: Hemphill-Caples High School and colored high school at Kimball: JuniorHigh School at Eckman, school at Herndon in Wyoming Co., Virginia: store building for the Wright Drug Company and many others.
On September 24, 1914, Mr. Lucas married Mabel O. Sisson, daughter of T.S. Sisson, of Otey, Montgomery County, Virginia. They have three children, Beatrice L., H.A., Jr., and James H. The family are members of the Methodist Church. Mr. Lucas is affiliated with the Masonic Order, Bluefield Lodge No. 85, Wheeling Consistory No.1, and the York and Shrine, also with the Elks and Knights of Pythias, is a member of the Chamber of Commerce, does his voting as a republican and while living at Kimball held the office of recorder. in 1923.7 He died on November 10, 1968 at Hollins, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 78.11,1,3,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 140, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 7, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 39, District 54, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia12
1930Dwelling 603, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1910Carpenter8
1920Housebuilding contractor12
1930Building contractor5

Family

Mabel Okey Sisson b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
Marriage*Henry Alfred Lucas married Mabel Okey Sisson, daughter of Thomas Shelton "Bipp" Sisson and Mary Demeris "Molly" Miles, on September 24, 1914 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.6,1,3,4,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Henry Alfred Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Alice Iddings Lucas obituary in the Mar 31, 1955 edition.
  11. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Beatrice Lucas death certificate.

Evie Gay Lucas1,2,3,4

F, b. November 24, 1892, d. November 8, 1969
FatherAquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas3,2,4,5,6 b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
MotherAlice Doulah Iddings2,3,4,5,6 b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
     Evie Gay Lucas was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4 She was born on November 24, 1892 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,4 She married Kyle Edward Basham on February 1, 1911 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,4 As of February 1, 1911,her married name was Basham. Evie Gay Lucas died on November 8, 1969 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 76.3,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 140, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 7, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 41, District 54, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 406, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Family

Kyle Edward Basham b. September 22, 1888, d. January 29, 1977
Marriage*Evie Gay Lucas married Kyle Edward Basham on February 1, 1911 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,4 
Child
  • Mabeth June Basham3,4,7,8

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Callie Estelle Lucas1,2,3,4

F, b. February 19, 1903, d. April 15, 1996
FatherAquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas5,3,4,6,7 b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
MotherAlice Doulah Iddings5,3,4,6,7 b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 223-34-6553.8 Callie Estelle Lucas was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on February 19, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2,5,4 She married Ira Shelton Lucas on July 20, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,2,3,4 Callie Estelle Lucas died on April 15, 1996 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 93.8,2 She LUCAS, Callie Estelle, 93, of Roanoke, died on April 15, 1996 at Snyder Nursing Home. She was born in Floyd County, and had been a long time Roanoke resident. Preceded in death by her husband, Ira Shelton Lucas. Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth Shelton and Ella Mae Lucas, Ira Jackson and Elinor B. Lucas, both of Roanoke; a daughter, Alice Dean Hoy, Chesapeake, Va., a sister, Lowell Fern Taylor, Roanoke; grandchildren, Stephen Jackson Lucas and wife, Donna, Krum, Texas, Dr. Mary Paige and husband Richard Tremaine, Anchorage, Alaska, Gail S. and husband Gary Gompers, Suffolk, Kenneth S. Jr., and wife Beth Lucas, Greensboro, N.C; five great-grandchildren; nephew, Talbott M. Taylor, Jr., Greensboro, N.C. A graveside service will be held Thursday, April 18, 1996 at 12 noon at Sherwood Memorial Park, with the Rev. Frank Feather officiating. The family will receive friends at the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday. on April 17, 1996.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 7, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 81, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 550, District 9, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Family

Ira Shelton Lucas b. February 27, 1896, d. January 7, 1962
Marriage*Callie Estelle Lucas married Ira Shelton Lucas on July 20, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,2,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ira Jackson Lucas obituary in the Aug 23, 2004 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Callie Estelle Lucas obituary in the Apr 17, 1996 edition.
  3. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Waskey Daniel Lucas1,2

M, b. August 25, 1906, d. August 12, 1945
FatherAquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas1,2,3,4 b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
MotherAlice Doulah Iddings1,2,3,4 b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
     Waskey Daniel Lucas was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,1 He was born on August 25, 1906 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1,2 He married Margaret Edna Shelton on October 2, 1926 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.1,2,6 Waskey Daniel Lucas died on August 12, 1945 at Colorado Springs, El Paso Co., Colorado, at age 38.5,1,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 7, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 81, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 192, District 3, Alexandria, Virginia7

Occupation

1930Brick layer7

Family

Margaret Edna Shelton b. August 8, 1905, d. July 28, 1985
Marriage*Waskey Daniel Lucas married Margaret Edna Shelton on October 2, 1926 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.1,2,6 
Children
  • Charles Aquilla Lucas Sr.1,2,6,7
  • Margaret Sue Lucas1,2,6

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Margaret Shelton Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Lowell Fern Lucas1,2,3

F, b. May 20, 1917, d. April 20, 2001
FatherAquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas1,2,3 b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
MotherAlice Doulah Iddings1,2,4,3 b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 224-68-2823.5 Lowell Fern Lucas was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.6 She was born on May 20, 1917 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,2 She married Talbott Milton "Tab" Taylor on January 7, 1939.1,2,6 As of January 7, 1939,her married name was Taylor. Lowell Fern Lucas died on April 20, 2001 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina, at age 83.5,6 She TAYLOR, Lowell Lucas, 83, of Roanoke, and formerly of Arlington, Va., passed away Friday, April 20, 2001 at the Brighton Gardens Assisted Living in Greensboro, N.C. She was a retired registered nurse from the Lewis-Gale Hospital and was preceded in death by her husband, Talbott M. Taylor and one sister, Mrs. Callie L. Lucas. She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Talbott M. Taylor, Jr. and Christina M. Taylor of Greensboro, N.C; two granddaughters, Julia Virginia Taylor and Mary Alice Taylor, both of Sterling, Va. A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2001 in the Evergreen Burial Park with the Rev. William C. Logan officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey's South Chapel.
on April 22, 2001.6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 81, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 6, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Talbott Milton "Tab" Taylor b. January 9, 1909, d. September 3, 1994
Marriage*Lowell Fern Lucas married Talbott Milton "Tab" Taylor on January 7, 1939.1,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lowell Lucas Taylor obituary in the Apr 22, 2001 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Talbott Milton Taylor obituary in the Sep 4, 1994 edition.

Mabel Okey Sisson1,2

F, b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
FatherThomas Shelton "Bipp" Sisson3,2,4 b. December 23, 1868, d. March 8, 1951
MotherMary Demeris "Molly" Miles3,2 b. October 3, 1873, d. July 8, 1961
     Mabel Okey Sisson was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6 Her Social Security Number was 223-92-5577.7 She Mrs. H.A. (Mabel Sisson) Lucas, age 90, of Hollins, died Monday, March 3, 1986. She was a charter member of Oakland Garden Club and the Roanoke County Women's Club. Survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Robert E. and Sally J. Lucas, Roanoke; two daughters-in-law, Mrs. Hampton A. Lucas, Hollins; and Mrs. James H. Lucas, Roanoke; one brother, W. Ford Sisson, Shawsville; four sisters, Mrs. Clarke D. (Ruby) Johnston, Roanoke; Mrs. A.B. (Nita) Correll, Shawsville; Mrs. Leonard D. (Mary) Wood, Shawsville; and Mrs. Frank S. (Ruth) Burnley, Charlottesville; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's North Chapel at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, with the Rev. Edwin G. Burch officiating. Burial will be in Iddings Cemetery, Floyd County. Friends may call Oakey's North Chapel.6 She was born on January 25, 1896 at Otey, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,3,7,2 She married Henry Alfred Lucas, son of Aquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas and Alice Doulah Iddings, on September 24, 1914 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1,2,8,4 As of September 24, 1914,her married name was Lucas. Mabel Okey Sisson died on March 3, 1986 at age 90.5,1,2,6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 39, District 54, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 603, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Family

Henry Alfred Lucas b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
Marriage*Mabel Okey Sisson married Henry Alfred Lucas, son of Aquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas and Alice Doulah Iddings, on September 24, 1914 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1,2,8,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  5. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Mabel Sisson Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Henry Alfred Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Beatrice Lucas death certificate.

Beatrice Lowell Lucas1,2,3

F, b. August 10, 1915, d. October 14, 1924
FatherHenry Alfred Lucas2,4,3,5,6 b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
MotherMabel Okey Sisson2,4,3,5,6 b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
     Beatrice Lowell Lucas was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on August 10, 1915 at Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2,3 She died on October 14, 1924 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 9.1,2,4,3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 39, District 54, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia6

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Beatrice Lucas death certificate.
  5. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Clarice Lucas1,2,3

F, b. June 27, 1917, d. July 30, 1917
FatherHenry Alfred Lucas2,3 b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
MotherMabel Okey Sisson2,3 b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
     Clarice Lucas was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on June 27, 1917 at Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2,3 She died on July 30, 1917 at Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Hampton Algers Lucas1,2

M, b. August 22, 1918, d. December 26, 1980
FatherHenry Alfred Lucas1,2,3,4,5,6 b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
MotherMabel Okey Sisson1,2,3,4,5,6 b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
     His Social Security Number was 228-10-2583.7 Hampton Algers Lucas was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He was born on August 22, 1918 at Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,7,2 He married Rosalie "Featie" Stephens, daughter of John Marvin Stephens Sr. and Rosalie Snead, on May 18, 1948.8,1,2 Hampton Algers Lucas died on December 26, 1980 at age 62.1,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 39, District 54, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 603, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Family

Rosalie "Featie" Stephens b. August 1, 1924, d. August 27, 2003
Marriage*Hampton Algers Lucas married Rosalie "Featie" Stephens, daughter of John Marvin Stephens Sr. and Rosalie Snead, on May 18, 1948.8,1,2 
Children
  • Carol Snead Lucas8,1,2
  • Linda Mosby Lucas8,1,2

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Henry Alfred Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  4. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rosalie Stephens Lucas obituary in the Aug 28, 2003 edition.

James Harlow "Jim" Lucas1,2

M, b. June 8, 1920, d. June 10, 1978
FatherHenry Alfred Lucas1,2,3,4,5 b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
MotherMabel Okey Sisson1,2,3,4,5 b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
     James Harlow "Jim" Lucas married Helen Pugh Harris.1,2 James Harlow "Jim" Lucas married Gloria Stover.1,6 James Harlow "Jim" Lucas was born on June 8, 1920 at Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia.1,2 He married Nedra Angel on December 21, 1940.1,2 James Harlow "Jim" Lucas died on June 10, 1978 at age 58.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 603, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia5

Family 1

Helen Pugh Harris
Marriage*James Harlow "Jim" Lucas married Helen Pugh Harris.1,2 

Family 2

Gloria Stover b. May 26, 1925, d. July 20, 2010
Marriage*James Harlow "Jim" Lucas married Gloria Stover.1,6 

Family 3

Nedra Angel
Marriage*James Harlow "Jim" Lucas married Nedra Angel on December 21, 1940.1,2 
Children
  • Mark Eric Lucas1,2
  • Jay Harlow Lucas1,2

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Henry Alfred Lucas obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  4. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gloria S. Lucas obituary in the Jul 21, 2010 edition.

Mary Alice Lucas1,2,3

F, b. March 7, 1924, d. March 22, 1924
FatherHenry Alfred Lucas2,3 b. October 24, 1890, d. November 10, 1968
MotherMabel Okey Sisson2,3 b. January 25, 1896, d. March 3, 1986
     Mary Alice Lucas was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on March 7, 1924 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1,2 She died on March 22, 1924 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.