Susannah "Susan" Hardesty1,2

F, b. April 28, 1817, d. November 28, 1898
     Susannah "Susan" Hardesty was buried at Union Hill Cemetery, south side of Rt. 136, 1 mile east of Mace, Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana.3 She was born on April 28, 1817 at Kentucky.4,3 She married Smith Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on December 11, 1834 at Greencastle, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 As of December 11, 1834,her married name was Conner. Susannah "Susan" Hardesty died on November 28, 1898 at Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana, at age 81.3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 392, Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana4
1860Dwelling 557, Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana2
1870Dwelling 101, Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana5
1880Dwelling 88, District 104, Walnut Township, Montgomery Co., Indiana6

Family

Smith Conner b. October 17, 1808, d. January 22, 1890
Marriage*Susannah "Susan" Hardesty married Smith Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on December 11, 1834 at Greencastle, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S415] Crawfordsville District Public Library - Cemeteries of Montgomery County Indiana, online http://history.cdpl.lib.in.us/montcocem.html
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Christopher Grider1,2,3,4

M, b. February 11, 1812, d. November 18, 1853
     Christopher Grider was buried at Bloomfield South Cemetery, Bloomfield, Davis Co., Iowa.4,5,2,3 He was born on February 11, 1812 at Jackson Co., Tennessee.1,3,4 He married Mary Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on December 14, 1830 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.6 Christopher Grider died on November 18, 1853 at Davis Co., Iowa, at age 41.4,5,2,3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 86, Perry Township, Davis Co., Iowa1

Occupation

1850Farmer1

Family

Mary Conner b. March, 1812
Marriage*Christopher Grider married Mary Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on December 14, 1830 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S324] Works Project Administration, Iowa Cemetery Records.
  3. [S1554] Iowa WPA Graves Registration Survey, online http://iowawpagraves.org/index.php
  4. [S7426] Bloomfield South Cemetery, Davis Co., IA, online www.findagrave.com/.
  5. [S300] Caol Jenkins, "Christopher Grider," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 7, 2004.
  6. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  7. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.

Polly Bates1,2

F, b. June 14, 1825, d. August 8, 1851
     Polly Bates was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana; Her tombstone says she was 26 years old.3,4 She was born on June 14, 1825 at Ohio.5,4 She married Alexander Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on July 7, 1847 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.3,1,2 As of July 7, 1847,her married name was Conner.2 Polly Bates died on August 8, 1851 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana, at age 26.3,4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 305, Harrison Township, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana5

Family

Alexander Conner b. April 14, 1816, d. May 12, 1869
Marriage*Polly Bates married Alexander Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on July 7, 1847 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S445] Indiana State Library Genealogy Database: Marriages through 1850, online http://199.8.200.229/db/marriages_search.asp
  2. [S419] Jordan Dodd, Indiana Marriages to 1850.
  3. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  4. [S2571] Woodlawn Cemetery, Vigo Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=knapp&GSfn=eliza&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=17&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=35683263&CRid=87449&df=all&
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Thirza Conner1

F, b. February 3, 1820, d. February 6, 1883
     Thirza Conner was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 She was born on February 3, 1820 at Indiana.3 She married Samuel Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on April 3, 1847 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 Thirza Conner died on February 6, 1883 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana, at age 63.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 91, Harrison Township, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana3
1860Dwelling 186, Ward 4, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana4
1870Dwelling 325, Ward 4, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana5
1880Dwelling 24, District 221, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana6

Family

Samuel Conner b. circa 1818, d. October 6, 1887
Marriage*Thirza Conner married Samuel Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on April 3, 1847 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 

Citations

  1. [S7559] Indiana Works Projects Administration, Indiana, WPA Death Index, 1882-1920.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Serrepta W. Wright1

F, b. circa 1827, d. February, 1899
     Serrepta W. Wright was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana; Her tombstone says she was 72 years old.1 She was born circa 1827.1 She married Samuel Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on January 29, 1887 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 As of June 29, 1887,her married name was Conner. Serrepta W. Wright died in February, 1899 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1

Family

Samuel Conner b. circa 1818, d. October 6, 1887
Marriage*She married Samuel Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on January 29, 1887 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.

Melinda Bond1

F, b. circa 1831, d. July 2, 1858
     Melinda Bond was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana; Her tombstone says she was 27 years old.1 She was born circa 1831 at Indiana.2,1 She married Fleming "Flemon" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on April 12, 1849 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1 As of April 12, 1849,her married name was Conner. Melinda Bond died on July 2, 1858 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1

Census Records

1850Harrison Township, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana2

Family

Fleming "Flemon" Conner b. circa 1821, d. May 8, 1851
Marriage*Melinda Bond married Fleming "Flemon" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on April 12, 1849 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Ephraim/Ephram Squires1,2,3

M, b. circa 1821, d. November, 1877
     Ephraim/Ephram Squires was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.4 He was born circa 1821 at Kentucky.1,2,4 He married Martha Ellender Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on January 18, 1846 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 Ephraim/Ephram Squires died in November, 1877.4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 394, Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana2
1860Dwelling 244, Sugar Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana5
1870Dwelling 193, Wabash Township, Clark Co., Illinois6

Occupation

1850Farmer2
1860Farmer5
1870Farmer6

Family

Martha Ellender Conner b. circa 1823, d. February, 1877
Marriage*Ephraim/Ephram Squires married Martha Ellender Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on January 18, 1846 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2571] Woodlawn Cemetery, Vigo Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=knapp&GSfn=eliza&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=17&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=35683263&CRid=87449&df=all&
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

Roxie Ann Evelyn Conner1,2

F, b. December 15, 1901, d. August 16, 1978
FatherJames Mearmon Conner3,1,4,2 b. September 16, 1874, d. March 4, 1917
MotherLaura Byar Walton3,1,4,2 b. December 2, 1877, d. October 16, 1937
     Her Social Security Number was 226-92-3346.5 Roxie Ann Evelyn Conner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7,2 She Mrs. Roxie E. Conner, age 76, of 7111 Loch Haven Rd., N.W., died Wednesday at her residence. Mrs. Conner was the widow of Willard A. Conner and is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Ralph (Beulah) Richardson, Roanoke; two sons, J. W. Conner, Roanoke; G. W. Conner, Blue Ridge; a brother, Ollie Conner, Copper Hill; four sisters, Mrs. Vada Prillaman, Mrs. Ethia Vest, both of Copper Hill; Mrs. Geneva Moore, Columbus, Ohio., Mrs. Sue Jenkins, Buies Creek, N.C; 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson. Funeral services will be conducted from Laurel Ridge Primitive Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 18, 1978, with Elder Leonard Brammet and Elder Lane Carter officiating. Interment in Restvale Cemetery, Floyd County. Friends may call at Lotz Roanoke Chapel.7 She was born on December 15, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6,1,2 She married Willard Austin Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on November 30, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,7,2 Roxie Ann Evelyn Conner died on August 16, 1978 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 76.6,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 110, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 89, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her grandfather James Wellington Walton8
1930Dwelling 243, District 26, Roanoke, Virginia9
1940Dwelling 41, District 81-4D, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Family

Willard Austin Conner b. August 15, 1901, d. August 17, 1959
Marriage*Roxie Ann Evelyn Conner married Willard Austin Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on November 30, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,7,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Roxie E. Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beulah Mae Conner Richardson obituary in the Mar 4, 2006 edition.
  12. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Perry B. Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Thomas J. Reed1,2

M, b. circa 1829
     Thomas J. Reed was born circa 1829 at Illinois.2 He married Jane Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on February 20, 1852 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 1037, Elbridge Township, Edgar Co., Illinois2
1880Dwelling 151, District 202, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana3

Occupation

1860Farmer2
1880Farmer3

Family

Jane Conner b. 1826, d. April, 1896
Marriage*Thomas J. Reed married Jane Conner, daughter of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on February 20, 1852 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Mary Ripley1,2,3

F, b. May, 1831, d. February 17, 1917
     Mary Ripley was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana; Her tombstone says she was 85 years old.1,4 She was born in May, 1831 at Vigo Co., Indiana.1,5 She married John R. Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on September 11, 1851 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 As of September 11, 1851,her married name was Conner.2 Mary Ripley died on February 17, 1917 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana, at age 85.4,6 She The funeral of Mrs. Mary Conner, 85 years old, who died Saturday morning at 2 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ellen Schwartz, 2208 Oak street, of general debility, will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock, with burial at Woodlawn cemetery. Besides the daughter, two sons, Zed and Loish (Lucian) Conner, survive. on February 18, 1917.4

Census Records

1860Dwelling 392, Ward 4, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana7
1870Dwelling 94, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana8
1880Dwelling 46, District 202, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana9
1900Dwelling 100, District 127, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana5
1910Dwelling 92, District 178, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., IndianaEnunerated in the household of her son Zadock10

Occupation

1900Farmer5

Family

John R. Conner b. 1828, d. November 9, 1880
Marriage*Mary Ripley married John R. Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Jane Smith, on September 11, 1851 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.
  3. [S569] Vigo County Marriage Index: 1818 - 1951, online http://www.vigo.lib.in.us/marriage
  4. [S568] Terre Haute Tribune, From the Mary Conner obituary in the Feb 18, 1917 edition.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S7559] Indiana Works Projects Administration, Indiana, WPA Death Index, 1882-1920.
  7. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Andrew Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. April 15, 1830, d. after June 1, 1905
FatherZadock Conner2,1 b. February 10, 1780, d. September 13, 1854
MotherFrances McGaughey1 b. September 5, 1789
     Andrew Conner was born on April 15, 1830 at Russell Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 He married Susan Barbara Venard, daughter of Stephen Venard and Mary Anne Hamilton, on November 2, 1854 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2,3 Andrew Conner died after June 1, 1905; On this date Andrew Conner was released from the Sangamon County Alms House with the notation that he went to Terre Haute, Indiana.2

Census Records

1850Dwelling 91, Harrison Township, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IndianaEnumerated in the household of his brother Samuel and also enumerated in the household of his father Zadock1
1860Dwelling 248, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana4
1870Dwelling 27, Lost Creek Township, Vigo Co., Indiana5
1880Dwelling 219, Dwelling 222, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana6
1900Dwelling 76, Dwelling 113, Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co., IllinoisEnumerated as a widow in the household of his brother Daniel7

Occupation

1850Blacksmith1
1860Blacksmith4
1870Blacksmith5
1880Blacksmith6

Family

Susan Barbara Venard b. 1835, d. after 1885
Marriage*Andrew Conner married Susan Barbara Venard, daughter of Stephen Venard and Mary Anne Hamilton, on November 2, 1854 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  3. [S418] Indiana Works Progress Administration, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1800-1941.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Nancy Jane Jones1

F, b. November 25, 1832, d. July, 1900
     Nancy Jane Jones Orphaned at the age of 7.1 She was buried at Church of the Island Grove Cemetery, Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co., Illinois. She was born on November 25, 1832 at Clark Co., Illinois.1 She married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Frances McGaughey, on March 31, 1858 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1 As of March 31, 1858,her married name was Conner. Nancy Jane Jones died in July, 1900 at Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co., Illinois, at age 67.1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 969, Harrison Township, Vigo Co., Indiana2
1870Dwelling 19, Clinton Township, Putnam Co., Indiana3
1880Dwelling 82, District 210, Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co., Illinois4
1900Dwelling 76, Dwelling 113, Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co., Illinois5

Family

Daniel "Dan" Conner b. August 17, 1832, d. April 9, 1910
Marriage*Nancy Jane Jones married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Frances McGaughey, on March 31, 1858 at Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.1 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Elizabeth Reeves

F, b. February 27, 1842, d. February 20, 1937
     Elizabeth Reeves was buried at Forest Hills Cemetery, Greencastle, Putnam Co., Indiana.1 She was born on February 27, 1842 at Indiana.1 She married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Frances McGaughey, after July 28, 1900.1 As of after July 28, 1900,her married name was Conner. Elizabeth Reeves died on February 20, 1937 at Greencastle, Putnam Co., Indiana, at age 94.1

Family

Daniel "Dan" Conner b. August 17, 1832, d. April 9, 1910
Marriage*She married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Zadock Conner and Frances McGaughey, after July 28, 1900.1 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.

Martha McGaughey1

F, b. May 22, 1804, d. August 15, 1864
FatherWilliam McGaughey1
MotherPrepare Clark1
     Martha McGaughey Before marrying John, Martha was twice widowed. She had at least three children at the time of her marriage to John O. Conner, so with his four this made an immediate family of seven children. They had an additional six children of their own. Most of the children were born in Indiana, however, Louisa was born in Galesburg, Illinois in 1847. Martha and John's marriage was recorded in Putnam Co. Courthouse in Greencastle. They resided in Russell Township, Indiana, near Fincastle. Martha was the younger sister of Frances (McGaughey) Conner, the second wife of John O. Conner's uncle, Zadock Conner. (Notes by B. J. Conner.)1 She was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,3 She was born on May 22, 1804 at Kentucky.3 As of December 7, 1824,her married name was Hart.4 She married John Hart on December 7, 1824 at Putnam Co., Indiana.4 As of April 5, 1838,her married name was Conner.4 Martha McGaughey married John O. Conner, son of Jacob Conner and Barbara Furrow, on April 5, 1838 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.1,4 Martha McGaughey died on August 15, 1864 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 60.2,3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 539, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa5
1860Dwelling 2012, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa6

Family 1

John Hart
Marriage*Martha McGaughey married John Hart on December 7, 1824 at Putnam Co., Indiana.4 

Family 2

John O. Conner b. October 11, 1804, d. September 23, 1873
Marriage*Martha McGaughey married John O. Conner, son of Jacob Conner and Barbara Furrow, on April 5, 1838 at Franklin Township, Putnam Co., Indiana.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S324] Works Project Administration, Iowa Cemetery Records.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S419] Jordan Dodd, Indiana Marriages to 1850.
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.

Elizabeth Wyant1,2

F, b. March 30, 1824, d. April 30, 1889
     Elizabeth Wyant was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3,4 She was born on March 30, 1824 at Kentucky.5,1 She married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Jacob Conner and Barbara Furrow, on June 12, 1856 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1 As of June 12, 1856,her married name was Conner. Elizabeth Wyant died on April 30, 1889 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 65.3,4

Census Records

1860Dwelling 2039, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa5
1870Dwelling 496, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa6
1880Dwelling 133, District 158, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa7

Family

Daniel "Dan" Conner b. May 4, 1814, d. March 6, 1898
Marriage*Elizabeth Wyant married Daniel "Dan" Conner, son of Jacob Conner and Barbara Furrow, on June 12, 1856 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S511] Unknown author, Genealogical and Biographical History of Keokuk County, Iowa, From the Jacob Conner biography on pages 96 and 97.
  3. [S324] Works Project Administration, Iowa Cemetery Records.
  4. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Mary Ellen Simpson

F, b. November 11, 1891, d. March 12, 1962
FatherWilliam Tazwell "Tas" Simpson1 b. 1838, d. 1898
MotherBethania Frances "Bethany" "Beth" Conner2,3,1 b. July 23, 1858, d. June 24, 1947
     Mary Ellen Simpson was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6,1 She was born on November 11, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of September 5, 1919,her married name was Poff.7 She married Erie Lavoid Poff, son of Greenville Tuggle "Green" Poff and Lizenie Alice Hale, on September 5, 1919 at Roanoke, Virginia.7,8 Mary Ellen Simpson and Erie Lavoid Poff were divorced on October 17, 1949 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8 Mary Ellen Simpson died on March 12, 1962 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 70.4,5,6,1 She Mrs. Mary Simpson Poff, 70, of Check died Monday in a Roanoke Hospital. Mrs. Poff retired in 1955 having taught school for approximately 35 years. She taught in Floyd County with the exception of teaching in Chicago, Ill., and Welch, W. Va. She did most of her teaching in the one and two room schools and Check elementary. She received her education at Chicago Municipal College and Radford College. She was a member of the Copper Hill Methodist Church and taught the Ladies Bible Class. She was also a member of the Copper Hill WSCS. Surviving are a foster son, Frank Ferris, Roanoke; a half brother J. F. Simpson, Welch, W. Va; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Salem Church by the Rev. C. H. Wickham and Elder B. O. Thompson with internment in the Restvale Cemetery. circa March 14, 1962.6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 22, District 62, Washington, D.C.9
1930Dwelling 171, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 150, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Occupation

1930Public school teacher2
1940Teacher3

Family

Erie Lavoid Poff b. March 17, 1890, d. July 25, 1964
Marriage*Mary Ellen Simpson married Erie Lavoid Poff, son of Greenville Tuggle "Green" Poff and Lizenie Alice Hale, on September 5, 1919 at Roanoke, Virginia.7,8 
Divorce* Mary Ellen Simpson and Erie Lavoid Poff were divorced on October 17, 1949 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8 

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Mary Simpson Poff.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Mary Simpson Poff obituary in a local paper.
  7. [S1127] Virginia Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Chancery Book 13.
  8. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Wilfred Garron Conner1

M, b. March 31, 1908, d. September 15, 1964
FatherJames Mearmon Conner2,3 b. September 16, 1874, d. March 4, 1917
MotherLaura Byar Walton2,1,3,4 b. December 2, 1877, d. October 16, 1937
     Wilfred Garron Conner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 He was born on March 31, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 He died on September 15, 1964 at Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, at age 56.6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 110, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 92, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 240, District 25, Roanoke, Virginia4

Occupation

1930City truck driver4

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.

Ruby M. Whitlock1,2,3

F, b. January 27, 1919, d. August 1, 2017
FatherGeorge Fred Whitlock2,1,4,3 b. February 3, 1895, d. July 8, 1966
MotherDella Clorie Lawrence1,2,5,4,3 b. May 6, 1893, d. July 27, 1988
     Ruby M. Whitlock was buried at Highland Memory Gardens, Rt. 11 between Dublin and Radford, Pulaski Co., Virginia.3 She was born on January 27, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,3 She married Posey Herbert Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on October 7, 1936 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6,3 As of October 7, 1936,her married name was Conner. Ruby M. Whitlock married Narbra J. Ridpath, son of T. C. Ridpath, on April 20, 1968 at Pulaski, Pulaski Co., Virginia.2,5,4,3 As of April 20, 1968,her married name was Ridpath.4 Ruby M. Whitlock died on August 1, 2017 at Dublin, Pulaski Co., Virginia, at age 98.3 She Ruby Conner Ridpath, 98, of Pulaski, died Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Floyd County on January 27, 1919, and was the daughter of the late Della Lawrence Whitlock and George Fred Whitlock. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two husbands, Posey Conner and Norbra Ridpath; her brothers, Sherman Whitlock and Lewis Wayne Whitlock. She is survived by her daughter, Glenna and her husband, Maynard Sutphin of Pulaski; sister, Barbara Whitt of Alabama; granddaughter, Tamara Sutphin of Pulaski; and grandsons, Steven Sutphin and his wife, Caroline of Kentucky, Brian Whitt and his wife, Alicia of Alabama; two great grandsons, Ike and Zeke of Alabama; foster son Harvey Bowles of Dublin; and sister-in-law, Eleanor Whitlock of Floyd. Also survived by special friends, Janice Breedlove and Bobby Morefield. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, August 4, 2017 at Seagle Funeral Home with the Rev. Judy Yonce officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends on Friday at the funeral home from 1 until 2 p.m. The family would like to express their appreciation to the nursing staff at Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center for their kind and excellent care. on August 3, 2017.3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 169, District 78-19, Pulaski, Pulaski Co., Virginia7

Family 1

Posey Herbert Conner b. May 7, 1915, d. June 27, 1959
Marriage*Ruby M. Whitlock married Posey Herbert Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on October 7, 1936 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6,3 
Children
  • Glenna Pearl Conner8,2,7,3
  • Barbara Jean Conner9,8,2,6,10,3

Family 2

Narbra J. Ridpath b. May 20, 1907, d. March 26, 1990
Marriage*Ruby M. Whitlock married Narbra J. Ridpath, son of T. C. Ridpath, on April 20, 1968 at Pulaski, Pulaski Co., Virginia.2,5,4,3 

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruby Conner Ridpath obituary in the Aug 3, 2017 edition.
  4. [S2001] VA Pulaski Co., Pulaski Co., VA Marriages, Book 2.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Della Lawrence Whitlock obituary in an undated edition.
  6. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obituary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Narbra J. Ridpath obituary in the Mar 27, 1990 edition.
  9. [S959] VA Pulaski Co., Pulaski Co., VA Marriages, Book 3.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Jacob T. Link1,2

M, b. April, 1892
FatherJacob Smith "Job" Link1,2 b. August 29, 1862, d. July 7, 1930
MotherLiona Jane Conner1,2 b. March 6, 1868, d. March 28, 1950
     Jacob T. Link married Elizabeth Denny.3 Jacob T. Link was born in April, 1892 at Virginia.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 168, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 45, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1910Farm laborer2

Family

Elizabeth Denny
Marriage*Jacob T. Link married Elizabeth Denny.3 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.

Nellie A. Link1,2,3

F, b. February 22, 1897, d. June 12, 1965
FatherJacob Smith "Job" Link4,1,2,3 b. August 29, 1862, d. July 7, 1930
MotherLiona Jane Conner4,1,2,3 b. March 6, 1868, d. March 28, 1950
     Nellie A. Link was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5,3 She married Walter Thomas Grubb.5,6,3 Her married name was Grubb. Nellie A. Link was born on February 22, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3 She died on June 12, 1965 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 68.5,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 168, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 45, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 18, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Family

Walter Thomas Grubb b. January 17, 1897, d. January, 1967
Marriage*Nellie A. Link married Walter Thomas Grubb.5,6,3 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1329] Sherwood Memorial Park, Sherwood Memorial Park (Conner Lot Inquiry List).
  6. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.

Marjorie Link1,2,3

F, b. June 16, 1900, d. February 7, 1988
FatherJacob Smith "Job" Link1,2,3 b. August 29, 1862, d. July 7, 1930
MotherLiona Jane Conner1,2,3 b. March 6, 1868, d. March 28, 1950
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-7099.4 Marjorie Link was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 She was born on June 16, 1900 at Virginia.4 She died on February 7, 1988 at age 87.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 45, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 18, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Clifford M. Link obituary in the Jul 6, 1978 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S1329] Sherwood Memorial Park, Sherwood Memorial Park (Conner Lot Inquiry List).

Clifford Matthew Link1,2,3,4,5

M, b. April 26, 1906, d. July 1, 1978
FatherJacob Smith "Job" Link2,3,4,5 b. August 29, 1862, d. July 7, 1930
MotherLiona Jane Conner2,3,4,5 b. March 6, 1868, d. March 28, 1950
     Clifford Matthew Link was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4,5 His Social Security Number was 408-09-4895.6 He was born on April 26, 1906 at Virginia.6,5 He died on July 1, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 72.4,5 He Clifford M. Link, age 72, of Melrose Towers, died Saturday in a Salem hospital. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Job Link of Floyd County and was a veteran of World War II. Surviving are a sister, Miss Majorie Link; a brother, William H. Link, Roanoke; one niece; four nephews. Graveside services will be 4:00 p.m. Monday at Sherwood Memorial Park conducted by the Rev. LeRoy V. Jones. Friends may call at Oakey's Roanoke Chapel. on July 6, 1978.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 45, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 18, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 46, District 168, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey7

Occupation

1930Automobile factory laborer7

Citations

  1. [S1329] Sherwood Memorial Park, Sherwood Memorial Park (Conner Lot Inquiry List).
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Clifford M. Link obituary in the Jul 6, 1978 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

William Haden "Sam" Link1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. April 7, 1909, d. March 20, 1993
FatherJacob Smith "Job" Link3,4,5,6,8 b. August 29, 1862, d. July 7, 1930
MotherLiona Jane Conner3,4,5,6,8 b. March 6, 1868, d. March 28, 1950
     William Haden "Sam" Link was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 His Social Security Number was 229-01-4757.9 He was born on April 7, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.9 He married Vera Katherine Basham, daughter of Brainard Hayden Basham and Olivia B. "Ollie" Stewart, on December 26, 1941 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,7,8 William Haden "Sam" Link died on March 20, 1993 at Virginia at age 83.9,1 He LINK, William H. ("Sam"), 83, of Roanoke, died Saturday, March 20, 1993. He was a long time active member of Greene Memorial United Methodist Church. He was a retired surveyor, engineer with T. P. Parker & C. B. Malcolm. Mr. Link was a veteran of World War II - Army Air Corp. He was a member of the V.F.W. and American Legion. Surviving are his wife, Katherine Basham Link; three nephews, Jack Link, Paul Link, and T. D. Link, all of Cincinnatti, Ohio. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday from Oakey's South Chapel. Dr. Jerry Campbell, the Rev. Walter M. Lockett Jr., and the Rev. John Wynn Myers will officiate. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fine Arts Series of Greene Memorial United Methodist Church or the American Lung Association. Friends may call at Oakey's South Chapel. on March 21, 1993.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 45, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 18, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 43, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1930Coal mine laborer5

Family

Vera Katherine Basham b. February 25, 1915, d. December 29, 2011
Marriage*William Haden "Sam" Link married Vera Katherine Basham, daughter of Brainard Hayden Basham and Olivia B. "Ollie" Stewart, on December 26, 1941 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,7,8 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William H. Link obituary in the Mar 21, 1993 edition.
  2. [S1329] Sherwood Memorial Park, Sherwood Memorial Park (Conner Lot Inquiry List).
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Clifford M. Link obituary in the Jul 6, 1978 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Katherine B. Link obituary in the Dec 30, 2011 edition.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Clarence Monroe Conner1,2,3

M, b. February 24, 1907, d. August 27, 1981
FatherGeorge Benjamin Conner1,4,5,6,7,3 b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
MotherWilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin1,5,6,7,3 b. April 6, 1872, d. April 29, 1946
     Clarence Monroe Conner was buried at Sunrise Memorial Park, Fairlawn, Pulaski Co., Virginia.8 His Social Security Number was 231-42-2651.9 He and Louise Keith were divorced.3 Clarence Monroe Conner was born on February 24, 1907 at Simpsons, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,9,3 He married Louise Keith on April 23, 1931 at Virginia.2 Clarence Monroe Conner married Vera Eilene/Illene Boone, daughter of Elbert Stanley Boone and Elizabeth Katherine "Kate" Cummings, on July 8, 1958 at Radford, Virginia.1,10,3,11 Clarence Monroe Conner died on August 27, 1981 at Radford, Virginia, at age 74.8 He Clarence M. Conner, 74, of 607 Randolph Street, died Thursday in a Radford Hospital. He was the former owner of the Bear Market in Radford. Conner is survived by three sons, Clarence M. Conner Jr., Richmond; Thomas Conner, Lexington, Kentucky; Franklin Conner, Pasadena, Calif; one stepdaughter, Mrs. James W.(Betsy) Graham, Radford, three sisters, Mrs. Dennis Jamison, Boones Mill; Mrs. Bessie Craighead, Salem; Mrs. Mamie Walton, Check; and 8 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Grove United Methodist Church with Dr. James R. Green officiating. Burial will be in Sunrise Burial Park. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Seaver-Sanders Funeral Home. on August 28, 1981.8

Census Records

1910Dwelling 175, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 71, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1958Salesman for National Old Line1

Family 1

Louise Keith b. August 4, 1911, d. August 16, 1987
Divorce*Clarence Monroe Conner and Louise Keith were divorced.3 
Marriage* Clarence Monroe Conner married Louise Keith on April 23, 1931 at Virginia.2 
Children

Family 2

Vera Eilene/Illene Boone b. May 6, 1906, d. January 3, 1981
Marriage*Clarence Monroe Conner married Vera Eilene/Illene Boone, daughter of Elbert Stanley Boone and Elizabeth Katherine "Kate" Cummings, on July 8, 1958 at Radford, Virginia.1,10,3,11 

Citations

  1. [S675] VA City of Radford, City of Radford, VA Marriages Book 2.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S333] The Southwest Times, Pulaski, Virginia, From the George B. Conner obituary in the Apr 1, 1942 edition.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obituary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  8. [S3196] Radford News Journal, From the Clarence M. Conner obituary in the Aug 28, 1981 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S3196] Radford News Journal, From the Vera Boone Conner obituary in the Jan 4, 1981 edition.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  12. [S2001] VA Pulaski Co., Pulaski Co., VA Marriages, Book 2.

Carl Nathan Conner1,2

M, b. April 29, 1909, d. August 15, 1979
FatherGeorge Benjamin Conner3,4,5,6 b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
MotherWilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin4,5,6 b. April 6, 1872, d. April 29, 1946
     Carl Nathan Conner was buried at Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, Virginia.7 His Social Security Number was 230-40-8116.8 He was born on April 29, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,7 He married Juanita Hampton May on May 30, 1940.2 Carl Nathan Conner married Sylvia Vaughan, daughter of John Emmet Vaughan and Orlena Turman, on November 25, 1948 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,10 Carl Nathan Conner died on August 15, 1979 at age 70.7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 175, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 71, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family 1

Juanita Hampton May
Marriage*Carl Nathan Conner married Juanita Hampton May on May 30, 1940.2 

Family 2

Sylvia Vaughan b. August 21, 1920, d. March 20, 2004
Marriage*Carl Nathan Conner married Sylvia Vaughan, daughter of John Emmet Vaughan and Orlena Turman, on November 25, 1948 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,10 
Children
  • Lynn Vaughan Conner9,2
  • Carl Allen Conner9,2,11

Citations

  1. [S892] City of Radford, City of Radford, Chancery Court Book 9.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  3. [S333] The Southwest Times, Pulaski, Virginia, From the George B. Conner obituary in the Apr 1, 1942 edition.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obituary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  7. [S3744] Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sylvia Conner Quesenberry obituary in the Mar 22, 2004 edition.
  10. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Vergie May Conner1

F, b. May 21, 1913, d. August 14, 1998
FatherGeorge Benjamin Conner1,2,3,4 b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
MotherWilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin1,2,3,4 b. April 6, 1872, d. April 29, 1946
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-3646.5 Vergie May Conner was buried at Mountain View Memorial Park (also known as Mountain View Burial Park), 5970 Grassy Hill Road, Boones Mill, Franklin Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 21, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She married Edward Daniel Stanley on October 5, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,6,7 As of October 5, 1937,her married name was Stanley.6 Vergie May Conner married Dennis Newton Jamison on October 17, 1959 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,8,9,6 As of October 17, 1959,her married name was Jamison.6 Vergie May Conner died on August 14, 1998 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 85.1,5 She JAMISON, Vergie C. Stanley, 85, of Boones Mill, died Friday, August 14, 1998, in a Roanoke hospital. She was the last surviving daughter of the late George Ben and Wilmuth Martin (Sis) Conner of Check. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Edward D. Stanley and Dennis N. Jamison. Mrs. Jamison was a long time dedicated member of Boones Mill Baptist Church, where she was active with the Friendship Club. She was also a member of the Willing Workers Quilters Circle of the Antioch Church of the Brethren. Surviving are seven children (three by Edward D. Stanley), Thomas L. and Reva Stanley, of Mineral, Janet S. Thompson of Roanoke, Reba S. and Fred Campbell of Daleville, (four children by Dennis N. and Katherine S. Jamison), Donald R. Jamison of Richmond, Joel D. and Carroll Jamison of Richmond, Rita Kay and Ron Martin of Vinton, Timothy O. and Robin Jamison of Rock Hill S.C; ten grandchildren, Edd L. Stanley and Jeanette S. and Randy Brewer, Michael M. and Sophia Thompson, Jennifer L. Thompson, Jeffrey D. Jamison, Melissa J. Jamison, Kristena D. and Gary Lee, Gregory L. Martin, Olivia D. Jamison and Ross C. Jamison; three great-grandchildren, Erin E. Brewer, Nathan T. Brewer, and Lauren L. Lee; several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be conducted from Flora Funeral Chapel, 11 a.m. Monday, with Rev. James Steele officiating. Interment will follow in Mountain View Memorial Park. The family suggest memorials be made to Boones Mill Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Flora Funeral Service, S. Main St., Rocky Mount. on August 15, 1998.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 71, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 21, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 32, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family 1

Edward Daniel Stanley b. April 29, 1913, d. November 22, 1953
Marriage*Vergie May Conner married Edward Daniel Stanley on October 5, 1937 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,6,7 
Children

Family 2

Dennis Newton Jamison b. September 21, 1914, d. December 28, 1989
Marriage*Vergie May Conner married Dennis Newton Jamison on October 17, 1959 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,8,9,6 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vergie C. Stanley Jamison obituary in the Aug 15, 1998 edition.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Iva Janet Thompson obituary in the Apr 21, 2010 edition.

William Carl "Bill" Mt. Cassell1,2

M, b. January 29, 1916, d. February 9, 1998
FatherSamuel Elam Mountcastle1 b. circa 1886
MotherLucy Viola Shaver1 b. circa 1895
     His Social Security Number was 224-36-0106.3 William Carl "Bill" Mt. Cassell was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He married Edith Mae Buck. William Carl "Bill" Mt. Cassell was born on January 29, 1916 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,3 He married India Iris "Indy" Poff, daughter of Samuel Johnson "Sam" Poff and Angeline Rosabell Conner, on February 28, 1958 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 William Carl "Bill" Mt. Cassell died on February 9, 1998 at Virginia at age 82.2,3 He MT. CASSELL, William Carl, "Bill", 82 of Copper Hill, died Monday, February 9, 1998 at the home of his daughter, Emma M. Poff. Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, William James "Jim" and Betty M. Mount Cassell; one daughter and son-in-law, Emma M. and Shirley G. Poff; five grandchildren, Linda Faye Mount Cassell, Debbie P. Weaver, Wanda P. Weaver, and Michael Andrew Poff, Jeffrey G. Poff; three great-grandchildren, Portia Dawn Weaver, Paul Douglas Weaver and Jeffrey Tyler Poff, all of Copper Hill; one brother, J. C. Mt. Cassell, Salem, Va. Graveside services Thursday, 1 p.m. at Restvale Cemetery with the Rev. Roy Turpin officiating. A special thanks to the staff of Good Samaritan Hospice for their special care. Flowers will be appreciated, or donations to Good Samaritan Hospice, 3825 Electric Rd., S.W., Suite A, Roanoke, Va. 24018. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Wood Funeral Home, Floyd on February 11, 1998.2

Family 1

Edith Mae Buck
Marriage*He married Edith Mae Buck
Child
  • Emma Viola Mt. Cassell1,2

Family 2

India Iris "Indy" Poff b. July 25, 1906, d. April 20, 1984
Marriage*William Carl "Bill" Mt. Cassell married India Iris "Indy" Poff, daughter of Samuel Johnson "Sam" Poff and Angeline Rosabell Conner, on February 28, 1958 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Carl Mt. Cassell obituary in the Feb 11, 1998 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

James Noah Smith1

M, b. April, 1871, d. January 15, 1936
FatherWilliam Riley Smith1,2,3 b. December 25, 1845, d. October 30, 1924
MotherEllen Elizabeth Conner1,2,3 b. July, 1850, d. February 17, 1937
     James Noah Smith was buried at Pleasant View Cemetery, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia.3 He was born in April, 1871 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He died on January 15, 1936 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia, at age 64.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 92, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1900Dwelling 13, District 13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia2
1930Dwelling 1099, District 13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia4

Occupation

1900Farm laborer2
1930Laborer4

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the James N. Smith death certificate.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.