Esther Harriet "Hester" Wimmer1,2,3

F, b. December 19, 1897, d. May 29, 1918
FatherSamuel McDowell Richards1,2,3 b. circa 1861
MotherLucy Ellen Wimmer1,2,3 b. April 15, 1859, d. January 2, 1914
     Esther Harriet "Hester" Wimmer married Thomas Franklin "Tom" Mills, son of William Haden Mills and Eliza Louis/Louise Aldridge.1,2,3,4 Esther Harriet "Hester" Wimmer was buried at Mills Cemetery, behind 9462 Sweet Annie Drive, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 Her married name was Mills. She was born on December 19, 1897 at Franklin Co., Virginia.4 She died on May 29, 1918 at age 20; Died during childbirth.1,2,3,4

Family

Thomas Franklin "Tom" Mills b. April 27, 1898, d. August 10, 1967
Marriage*She married Thomas Franklin "Tom" Mills, son of William Haden Mills and Eliza Louis/Louise Aldridge.1,2,3,4 

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S44] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, The Christopher and Nancy Moore Richards Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  3. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  4. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html

Lucy Ellen Wimmer1,2,3,4

F, b. April 15, 1859, d. January 2, 1914
FatherThomas J. Wimmer2,4 b. circa 1836
MotherHarriet Moore2,4 b. circa 1837
     Lucy Ellen Wimmer was buried at Shilling-Smith Cemetery (Huff Cemetery), Rt. 221 near Floyd Co. line, Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3,4 She was born on April 15, 1859 at Franklin Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Apr 18, 1868.5,3,4 She died on January 2, 1914 at Maggodee, Franklin Co., Virginia, at age 54.3,4

Family 1

Samuel McDowell Richards b. circa 1861
Children

Family 2

Child

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S44] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, The Christopher and Nancy Moore Richards Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  3. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S24] Fred Wimmer, Wimmer Family 1695-1978.
  6. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  7. [S581] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Jacob Shilling, Jr. Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  8. [S85] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Holt Family of Floyd & Franklin Counties, Virginia.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Dorothy Lena "Dora" Stump1,2,3,4

F, b. April 3, 1900, d. October 5, 1958
FatherWilliam Joshua Stump5,1,6,4 b. January 28, 1876, d. April 9, 1939
MotherJulia Ann Bartlett5,1,6,4 b. November 22, 1876, d. February 29, 1948
     Dorothy Lena "Dora" Stump was buried at King Cemetery, Rt. 607, Bottom Creek area, Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,4 She was born on April 3, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 As of circa 1916,her married name was Tice.2 She married Troy Whitlow Tice, son of J. Daniel Webster Tice and Dora Kenneth, circa 1916.5,2,4 Dorothy Lena "Dora" Stump died on October 5, 1958 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 58.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 203, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 64, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 7, District 7, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 100, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Family

Troy Whitlow Tice b. November 27, 1891, d. April 29, 1975
Marriage*Dorothy Lena "Dora" Stump married Troy Whitlow Tice, son of J. Daniel Webster Tice and Dora Kenneth, circa 1916.5,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S7523] Works Progress Administration, Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S183] Roanoke Regional Preservation Office, Cemeteries in Roanoke County, Virginia.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  10. [S2752] City of Salem VA Archives - Sherwood Memorial Park, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/salem/cemeteries/

Charles M. "Charlie" Iddings1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. October, 1866, d. 1946
FatherHenry B. Iddings3,2,4,5 b. August 9, 1834, d. December 13, 1924
MotherMartha J. Whitenack2,3,4,5 b. November 19, 1830, d. April 22, 1916
     Charles M. "Charlie" Iddings was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.7 He was born in October, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,3 He married Agnes M. Nolley, daughter of Rufus T. Nolley and Catherine Weaver, on December 13, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,9 Charles M. "Charlie" Iddings died in 1946.7

Census Records

1870Dwelling 316, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 416, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 165, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 82, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 128, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 71, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 126, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1900Farmer8
1910Farmer6
1920Farmer11
1930Farmer12
1940Farmer13

Family

Agnes M. Nolley b. March, 1867, d. 1946
Marriage*Charles M. "Charlie" Iddings married Agnes M. Nolley, daughter of Rufus T. Nolley and Catherine Weaver, on December 13, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Ralph Victor Iddings obituary in the Mar 5, 1987 edition.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  10. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.

Lavinia Ann "Visa" "Annie" Conner1,2,3

F, b. March 5, 1879, d. December 25, 1965
FatherValentine Wise Conner4,1,5,2,3 b. March 12, 1856, d. March 24, 1940
MotherElzira Isabel Blankenship5,1,2,3 b. May 25, 1861, d. September 26, 1936
     Lavinia Ann "Visa" "Annie" Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,3 She was born on March 5, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,6,3 She married John Henry King, son of Reuben Harrison King and Martha E. Ridgeway, on December 31, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3 As of December 31, 1902,her married name was King. Lavinia Ann "Visa" "Annie" Conner died on December 25, 1965 at Radford, Virginia, at age 86.4,6,3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 174, District 30, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 212, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 34, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 165, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 243, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 59, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

John Henry King b. November 8, 1872, d. February 11, 1948
Marriage*Lavinia Ann "Visa" "Annie" Conner married John Henry King, son of Reuben Harrison King and Martha E. Ridgeway, on December 31, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virgie K. Gwaltney Akers obitutary in the Sep 14, 1996 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Harry Bills Conner1,2

M, b. August 15, 1895, d. August 5, 1936
FatherValentine Thrash Conner3,4 b. May 22, 1853, d. October 11, 1925
MotherKate Elma "Hatta" Tice3,4,2 b. September 22, 1872, d. July 20, 1954
     Harry Bills Conner was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "VA SGT 88 CO TRANS CORPS."5 He married Elizabeth Unknown.5 Harry Bills Conner was born on August 15, 1895 at Virginia.6 He died on August 5, 1936 at Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, at age 40.2,5 He Funeral services were held yesterday at the home of Mrs. Kate E. Conner, 608 Tennessee street, Salem, Va., for her son, Harry Bills Conner, who died Wednesday in Evansville, Ind. Burial was In East Hill cemetery and was in charge of the American Legion. The deceased was a cousin of J. I. Clingenpeel, secretary of the Bluefield Coal and Coke company, this city, and has many relatives in this section. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Elizabeth Conner, of Evansville; his mother, Mrs. Kate Conner, of Salem; five sisters, Mrs. Gaynor Harman, of Christiansburg; Mrs. B. W. Wilkinson, of Clarksburg, Misses Mary and Josephine Conner, of Salem; Miss Eva Conner, of Richmond; and three brothers, Robert Conner, of Manila, P. I. Andrew Conner, of Welch and Tice Conner, of Salem. (he comitted suicide by hanging in the city jail) on August 9, 1936.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 217, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 61, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 12, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia7
1930Western State Hospital, Staunton, Augusta Co., VirginiaEnumerated as an inmate in the state hospital8

Occupation

1920Railroad stenographer7

Family

Elizabeth Unknown
Marriage*Harry Bills Conner married Elizabeth Unknown.5 

Citations

  1. [S590] Jonathan Conner Family Bible.
  2. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Harry Bills Conner obituary in the Aug 9, 1936 edition.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2258] East Hill Cemetery, Salem VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GSsr=81&GRid=36099422&CRid=50097&df=all&
  6. [S2751] City of Salem VA Archives - East Hill Cemetery, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/salem/cemeteries/
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

George Dewey Light1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. August 12, 1899, d. November 3, 1978
FatherJohn Van Buren Light7,2,5 b. August 9, 1873, d. November 13, 1937
MotherSusan June "Susie" Conner7,2,5 b. April 14, 1877, d. January 19, 1954
     His Social Security Number was 226-12-1202.8 George Dewey Light was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.9,5 He was born on August 12, 1899 at Roanoke, Virginia.8,3,5,6 He married Ethel Mae Howell, daughter of Charles Albert "Charlie" Howell and Amanda Ester Wimmer, on July 31, 1920 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 George Dewey Light and Ethel Mae Howell were divorced on November 28, 1924 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 George Dewey Light died on November 3, 1978 at Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 79.8,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 171, District 69, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 158, District 123, Melrose Ward, Roanoke, Virginia2
1920Dwelling 61, District 41, Roanoke, Virginia1

Family

Ethel Mae Howell b. March 12, 1904, d. September 10, 1980
Marriage*George Dewey Light married Ethel Mae Howell, daughter of Charles Albert "Charlie" Howell and Amanda Ester Wimmer, on July 31, 1920 at Roanoke, Virginia.4 
Divorce* George Dewey Light and Ethel Mae Howell were divorced on November 28, 1924 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 

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. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml

Posey Lee Carr1,2,3,4,5

M, b. April 25, 1892, d. June 23, 1963
FatherJohn William "Jack" Carr Jr.6,2 b. June 10, 1865, d. March 16, 1906
MotherMary Catherine Wilson6,7,2 b. April 24, 1868, d. May 23, 1944
     Posey Lee Carr was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.8 He was born on April 25, 1892 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2,3 He married Lula M. Holland, daughter of Leander Albon Holland and Virginia Mary Underwood, on October 18, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Posey Lee Carr died on June 23, 1963 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 71.8

Census Records

1900Dwelling 226, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 149, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 65, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 139, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 22, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1920Farme laborer9
1930Farmer10
1940Farmer11

Family

Lula M. Holland b. October 25, 1898, d. December 11, 1966
Marriage*Posey Lee Carr married Lula M. Holland, daughter of Leander Albon Holland and Virginia Mary Underwood, on October 18, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Walter Lyndon Carr obituary in the Nov 29, 2004 edition.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George Wesley Carr obituary in the May 11, 2007 edition.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alton Carr obituary in the Jan 21, 1996 edition.
  13. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S44] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, The Christopher and Nancy Moore Richards Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  17. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  18. [S327] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Green Family of Franklin County, Virginia.

Louella Ellen Carr1,2

F, b. July 10, 1895, d. July 24, 1934
FatherJohn William "Jack" Carr Jr.3,1,2 b. June 10, 1865, d. March 16, 1906
MotherMary Catherine Wilson3,4,1,2 b. April 24, 1868, d. May 23, 1944
     Louella Ellen Carr was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,2 She was born on July 10, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,2 She married Everette Zachariah Craighead, son of William Daniel "Will" Craighead and Mary Lilly Hollins, on March 23, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of March 23, 1918,her married name was Craighead. Louella Ellen Carr died on July 24, 1934 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 39.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 226, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 149, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 157, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 56, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaLouella's husband Everette was not enumerated with the family7

Family

Everette Zachariah Craighead b. May, 1898, d. 1963
Marriage*Louella Ellen Carr married Everette Zachariah Craighead, son of William Daniel "Will" Craighead and Mary Lilly Hollins, on March 23, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Louella Craighead death certificate.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Valentine Carr1

M, b. June, 1898
FatherJohn William "Jack" Carr Jr.2 b. June 10, 1865, d. March 16, 1906
MotherMary Catherine Wilson2 b. April 24, 1868, d. May 23, 1944
     Valentine Carr was born in June, 1898 at Virginia.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 226, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 83, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated as a boarder in the household of John H. Shockley1

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

James London Manning1,2

M, b. January 2, 1876, d. March 23, 1946
FatherJoseph Robert Manning3,4,5,2 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester3,4,5,2 b. April, 1857
     James London Manning was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on January 2, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card and death certificate have a birth date of Jan 4, 1877.1,3,2 He married Estella Mae Hollins circa 1903.6,2 James London Manning died on March 23, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 70.2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 165, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 135, District 125, Melrose Ward, Roanoke, Virginia6
1930Dwelling 33, District 5, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 219, District 119-13, Roanoke, Virginia8

Occupation

1900Farm laborer5
1910Policeman6
1930Policeman7

Family

Estella Mae Hollins b. May 30, 1885, d. October 26, 1956
Marriage*James London Manning married Estella Mae Hollins circa 1903.6,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Carrie Ella DeWeese1,2,3

F, b. October, 1879, d. October 13, 1965
FatherJohn William DeWeese4,5,2,3 b. October 23, 1853
MotherDotia Levicia Wilson4,5,2,3 b. April 1, 1856, d. December 31, 1926
     Carrie Ella DeWeese was born in October, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She married Andrew Lewis Maxey on October 3, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 As of October 3, 1907,her married name was Maxey. Carrie Ella DeWeese died on October 13, 1965.

Census Records

1880Dwelling 376, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1900Dwelling 230, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 339, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 219, District 105, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 404, District 2, Alleghany Springs, Montgomery Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1920Farm laborer7

Family

Andrew Lewis Maxey b. July 27, 1884, d. March 13, 1963
Marriage*Carrie Ella DeWeese married Andrew Lewis Maxey on October 3, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 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.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S1260] Glenna Garnand Garner, Floyd Co., VA Obituary Listing.

Okie Lee DeWeese1,2,3

F, b. July 3, 1887, d. January 8, 1977
FatherJohn William DeWeese2,1,3 b. October 23, 1853
MotherDotia Levicia Wilson1,2,3 b. April 1, 1856, d. December 31, 1926
     Okie Lee DeWeese was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 She was born on July 3, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She married Newton Hezekiah Wertz on December 25, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 As of December 25, 1905,her married name was Wertz. Okie Lee DeWeese died on January 8, 1977 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 89.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 230, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 211, District 135, Ward 1, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 260, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 181, District 7, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 145, District 81-12, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Family

Newton Hezekiah Wertz b. February 2, 1884, d. February 18, 1960
Marriage*Okie Lee DeWeese married Newton Hezekiah Wertz on December 25, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sylvia Wertz Webb obituary in the Jun 24, 2011 edition.
  9. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Katherine Wertz Agee obituary in the Jan 27, 2014 edition.

Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings1,2,3

F, b. February 19, 1870, d. May 3, 1949
FatherHenry B. Iddings2,3,4,5 b. August 9, 1834, d. December 13, 1924
MotherMartha J. Whitenack3,2,4,5 b. November 19, 1830, d. April 22, 1916
     Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.3 She was born on February 19, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 She married Delaware Meritt Whitenack, son of Doctor Thompsom "Thomas" Whitenack and Mary Elizabeth Sisson, on January 3, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3 As of January 3, 1889,her married name was Whitenack. Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings died on May 3, 1949 at age 79.3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 316, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 416, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 234, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 75, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 139, District 128, Ralaigh Court Ward, Roanoke, Virginia10
1930Dwelling 1, District 33, Roanoke, Virginia11

Family

Delaware Meritt Whitenack b. January 1, 1867, d. September 25, 1944
Marriage*Enora Addie Mobie "Lenora" Iddings married Delaware Meritt Whitenack, son of Doctor Thompsom "Thomas" Whitenack and Mary Elizabeth Sisson, on January 3, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Nora Delia A. "Geelie" DeWeese1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. April 18, 1896, d. June 16, 1957
FatherJohn William DeWeese1,2,3,4,7 b. October 23, 1853
MotherDotia Levicia Wilson1,2,3,4,7 b. April 1, 1856, d. December 31, 1926
     Nora Delia A. "Geelie" DeWeese was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.7 She was born on April 18, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7 She married Andrew Lewis "Andy" Wertz, son of Jacob William Wertz and Sarah Elizabeth Leffler, on May 14, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 As of May 14, 1923,her married name was Wertz. Nora Delia A. "Geelie" DeWeese died on June 16, 1957 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 61.7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 230, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 85, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 54, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 47, District 13, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 245, District 81-17, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1940School assistant janitor8

Family

Andrew Lewis "Andy" Wertz b. May 15, 1886, d. September 12, 1954
Marriage*Nora Delia A. "Geelie" DeWeese married Andrew Lewis "Andy" Wertz, son of Jacob William Wertz and Sarah Elizabeth Leffler, on May 14, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 

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. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S144] Descendants of Wilhelm Wurtz, online http://www.geocities.com/virts1/
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Beatrice Ellen Manning1,2,3,4,5

F, b. September 14, 1879, d. January 18, 1951
FatherJoseph Robert Manning1,6,3,4 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester1,6,3,4 b. April, 1857
     Beatrice Ellen Manning was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 Her married name was Price.4 She married Samuel Price.4 Beatrice Ellen Manning was born on September 14, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birt date of Sep 13, 1878.1,4 She died on January 18, 1951 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 71.4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 165, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

Samuel Price
Marriage*Beatrice Ellen Manning married Samuel Price.4 

Citations

  1. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  2. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S1262] Glenna Garnand Garner, Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Leonard Joseph Manning1,2,3,4

M, b. March 4, 1881
FatherJoseph Robert Manning4,5 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester5 b. April, 1857
     Leonard Joseph Manning was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.6 He married Bessie Della Anderson.7 Leonard Joseph Manning was born on March 4, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth date of Mar 14, 1882.3,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 251, District 43, Melrose Ward, Roanoke, Virginia2
1930Dwelling 328, District 1, Roanoke, Virginia1
1940Dwelling 109, District 119-8, Roanoke, Virginia8

Occupation

1900Farm laborer5
1920Railroad brakeman2
1930Steam railroad brakeman1
1940Railroad brakeman8

Family

Bessie Della Anderson b. July 9, 1885, d. January 12, 1928
Marriage*Leonard Joseph Manning married Bessie Della Anderson.7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S567] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1880-1884.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml
  7. [S2720] Roanoke City VA Archives - Fairview Cemetery, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/roanokecity/cemeteries/
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Flora Mary Ann Manning1,2,3

F, b. November 18, 1882, d. October 6, 1963
FatherJoseph Robert Manning1,4,5,6,3 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester1,5,6,3 b. April, 1857
     Flora Mary Ann Manning was buried at Bonsack Cemetery, Stewartsville, Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,3 She was born on November 18, 1882 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1,4,3 She married William Thomas "Willie" Mills, son of Ballard Preston "B.P." Mills and Tabitha Jane Ridgeway, on July 2, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of July 2, 1903,her married name was Mills. Flora Mary Ann Manning died on October 6, 1963 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 80.7,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 251, District 53, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 26, District 116, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 112, District 2, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia9

Family

William Thomas "Willie" Mills b. May 5, 1880, d. March 19, 1958
Marriage*Flora Mary Ann Manning married William Thomas "Willie" Mills, son of Ballard Preston "B.P." Mills and Tabitha Jane Ridgeway, on July 2, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S183] Roanoke Regional Preservation Office, Cemeteries in Roanoke County, Virginia.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

William Cahill Manning1,2

M, b. February 4, 1884, d. December 6, 1918
FatherJoseph Robert Manning3,2 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester3,2 b. April, 1857
     William Cahill Manning was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2 He was born on February 4, 1884 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His death certificate has a birth date of Feb 2, 1884.1,2 He died on December 6, 1918 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 34.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 46, District 107, Jefferson Ward, Roanoke, Virginia4

Occupation

1910Railroad shop laborer4

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Nannie E. Manning1,2

F, b. September, 1887, d. January 22, 1923
FatherJoseph Robert Manning1,3,4,2 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester1,3,4 b. April, 1857
     Nannie E. Manning was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born in September, 1887 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She died on January 22, 1923 at Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, at age 35.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 314, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 50, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Lillian Barbara "Lillie" Manning1,2,3

F, b. August 16, 1894, d. December 16, 1984
FatherJoseph Robert Manning1,4,5,2 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester1,4,5,2 b. April, 1857
     Lillian Barbara "Lillie" Manning was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,2 She was born on August 16, 1894 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6,1 As of October 9, 1910,her married name was Wimmer.1 She married Jacob Anderson "Jake" Wimmer, son of William Isaac Wimmer and Adeline W. "Adelia" Mills, on October 9, 1910 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 Lillian Barbara "Lillie" Manning died on December 16, 1984 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 90.6,2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 314, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 61, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 54, District 9, Roanoke, Virginia8

Family

Jacob Anderson "Jake" Wimmer b. August 30, 1890, d. April 19, 1958
Marriage*Lillian Barbara "Lillie" Manning married Jacob Anderson "Jake" Wimmer, son of William Isaac Wimmer and Adeline W. "Adelia" Mills, on October 9, 1910 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  12. [S2730] Roanoke Co. VA Archives - Unknown Cemetery, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/roanoke/cemeteries/

Edith Gay Manning1,2

F, b. February 26, 1923, d. February 22, 2001
FatherEverett Eugene Manning3,4,5,1,6,7 b. July 1, 1897, d. January 2, 1961
MotherLillian Mae "Lillie" Wilson3,4,5,1,8,6,7 b. September 13, 1899, d. April 14, 1976
     Her Social Security Number was 228-30-8330.9 Edith Gay Manning was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 Her married name was Sykes.4 She married Bill Sykes.4,5 Edith Gay Manning was born on February 26, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,9,2 She married Posie William "P.W." Underwood on May 18, 1942 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 As of May 18, 1942,her married name was Underwood. Edith Gay Manning and Posie William "P.W." Underwood were divorced on August 13, 1949 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.10 Edith Gay Manning died on February 22, 2001 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 77.9,5,11 She SYKES, Edith Manning, 77, of Roanoke, died Thursday, February 22, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Sykes, a son, Billy Wayne Underwood, and her parents, Everett and Lillie Manning. She was a retired child care provider. She and her husband were ardent supporters of bluegrass music and active members of the Roanoke Fiddle & Banjo Club. Mrs. Sykes was a member of Copper Hill Church of the Brethren. Surviving are her brothers and sisters, Everett Manning and wife Mina, Wilbert Manning and wife Faye, Glenn Manning, all of Roanoke, Alton Manning and wife Olivia of Graham, N.C., Virginia Poff of Bent Mountain, and Gladys Moore of Roanoke; several nieces and nephews; many special friends and relatives. Services will be at Oakey's South Chapel 2 p.m. Sunday, February 25, 2001. The Rev. Maurice Wright and the Rev. Charles Hoffler will officiate. Interment will follow Rest Vale Cemetery, Floyd County. The family will receive friends at Oakey's South Chapel from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Memorials may be made to Carilion Hospice, 1917 Franklin Rd., SW, Roanoke, Va. 24014. Happy Birthday, February 26, 2001. on February 24, 2001.5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 200, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1940Dwelling 87, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family 1

Bill Sykes
Marriage*Edith Gay Manning married Bill Sykes.4,5 

Family 2

Posie William "P.W." Underwood b. February 25, 1918, d. April 21, 1996
Marriage*Edith Gay Manning married Posie William "P.W." Underwood on May 18, 1942 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Divorce* Edith Gay Manning and Posie William "P.W." Underwood were divorced on August 13, 1949 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.10 
Child
  • Billy Wayne Underwood5

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Manning Poff obituary in the Apr 16, 2002 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edith Manning Sykes obituary in the Feb 24, 2001 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Everett Eldridge Manning obituary in the Aug 1, 2013 edition.
  8. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lillian Wilson Collins obituary in the Apr 22, 1976 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Oliver Wendell Manning Sr.1,2,3,4,5

M, b. June 12, 1899, d. October 3, 1972
FatherJoseph Robert Manning6,7 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester6,7 b. April, 1857
     His Social Security Number was 245-05-7771.8 Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. was buried at Puckett Cemetery, off Rt. 221 on a small dirt road between the old Copper Hill post office and H. C. Link & Son Pump Business, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,5 He was born on June 12, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,9,3 He married Pearl Mae Puckett, daughter of John Dibble Puckett and Liona Elizabeth Wilson, on May 7, 1917 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.10 Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. and Pearl Mae Puckett were divorced on January 13, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.10 Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. married Nellie Essie "Nell" Wimmer, daughter of Daniel Moses Wimmer and Cammie Inez DeWeese, on March 20, 1938.11,12,5 Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. died on October 3, 1972 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 73.9,5 He COPPER HILL -- Oliver Wendell Manning Sr., 73, of Copper Hill died Tuesday, October 3, 1972, in a Roanoke hospital. Surviving are his wife, Nellie Wimmer Manning; three daughters, Mrs. Charles Barger, Richmond, Miss Katherine Manning, Miss Linda Manning, Copper Hill; 12 sons, Melvin Manning, Herbert Manning, Oliver Manning Jr., Salem, Calvin Manning, Roanoke, Paul Manning, Bobby Manning, Benny Manning, Henry Manning, Rocky Manning, Larry Manning, Terry Manning, Michael Manning, Copper Hill; a sister, Mrs. Lillie Wimmer, Roanoke. The funeral was Thursday, October 5, 1972, at 2 p.m. at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren with burial in Puckett Cemetery. on October 12, 1972.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 314, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 2, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13
1930Dwelling 328, District 1, Roanoke, VirginiaOliver and his family were enumerated in the household of his brother Joseph14
1940Dwelling 98, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia15

Occupation

1920Farmer13
1930State highway laborer14
1940Road laborer15

Family 1

Pearl Mae Puckett b. December 20, 1898, d. April 29, 1971
Marriage*Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. married Pearl Mae Puckett, daughter of John Dibble Puckett and Liona Elizabeth Wilson, on May 7, 1917 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.10 
Divorce* Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. and Pearl Mae Puckett were divorced on January 13, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.10 
Children

Family 2

Nellie Essie "Nell" Wimmer b. September 7, 1920, d. June 20, 2005
Marriage*Oliver Wendell Manning Sr. married Nellie Essie "Nell" Wimmer, daughter of Daniel Moses Wimmer and Cammie Inez DeWeese, on March 20, 1938.11,12,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oliver Wendell Manning, Jr. obituary in the Jul 6, 2009 edition.
  5. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Oliver Wendell Manning, Sr. obituary in the Oct 12, 1972 edition.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 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. [S939] William Clyde Conner, Puckett Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  10. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  11. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Wimmer Manning obituary in the Jun 21, 2005 edition.
  13. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Terry Lynn Manning obituary in the Jun 16, 2000 edition.
  17. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bondeen Manning Barger obituary in the Jun 23, 1996 edition.
  18. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bobby Harold Manning obituary in the Oct 4, 2006 edition.
  19. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Calvin Coolidge Manning obituary in the Jul 17, 2007 edition.
  20. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  21. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  22. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Melvin Hugh Manning obituary in the Nov 16, 2004 edition.
  23. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nelson Paul Manning obituary in the Dec 2, 2018 edition.
  24. [S1006] Winnie Minson, Wimmer-Beckner Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Alice Doulah Iddings1,2,3,4

F, b. April 24, 1872, d. March 24, 1955
FatherHenry B. Iddings1,2,3,4,5 b. August 9, 1834, d. December 13, 1924
MotherMartha J. Whitenack1,3,2,4,5 b. November 19, 1830, d. April 22, 1916
     Alice Doulah Iddings was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,4,7 She was born on April 24, 1872 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,4 She married Aquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas, son of Andrew Jackson Lucas and Priscilla Altizer, on December 26, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,8,4 As of December 26, 1889,her married name was Lucas. Alice Doulah Iddings married William Quinter "Quinter" Lucas, son of Andrew Jackson Lucas and Priscilla Altizer, on June 7, 1928 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Alice Doulah Iddings died on March 24, 1955 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 82.4,7 She Mrs. Alice Iddings Lucas died Tuesday morning, March 22 at her home in Roanoke. Surviving are two sons and three daughters; H. A. Lucas, Roanoke; A. L. Lucas, Pilot; Mrs. K. E. Basham and Mrs. I. S. Lucas, Roanoke; Mrs. T. M. Taylor, Arlington. Funeral was conducted at Havens Chapel at Terrys Fork, Floyd County, Thursday with interment in the Iddings Cemetery. on March 31, 1955.7

Census Records

1880Dwelling 416, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 140, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1910Dwelling 7, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1920Dwelling 81, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1930Dwelling 6, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13
1940Dwelling 115, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia14

Family 1

Aquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas b. February 5, 1867, d. June 25, 1925
Marriage*Alice Doulah Iddings married Aquilla I. "Quillie" Lucas, son of Andrew Jackson Lucas and Priscilla Altizer, on December 26, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,8,4 
Children

Family 2

William Quinter "Quinter" Lucas b. March 12, 1869, d. May 31, 1954
Marriage*Alice Doulah Iddings married William Quinter "Quinter" Lucas, son of Andrew Jackson Lucas and Priscilla Altizer, on June 7, 1928 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  7. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Alice Iddings Lucas obituary in the Mar 31, 1955 edition.
  8. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  16. [S1345] Unknown author, The History of West Virginia, Old and New Vol III, Page 372.
  17. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  19. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  20. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.

Ocie Ellen DeWeese1,2,3

F, b. June, 1892, d. August, 1962
FatherHarvey Dusky DeWeese1 b. July, 1863, d. February 4, 1926
MotherMary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clower1 b. January, 1874, d. before April 30, 1910
     Ocie Ellen DeWeese was born in June, 1892 at Virginia.1 She married Alfred Benjamin Blankenship before 1923.4 As of before 1923,her married name was Blankenship. Ocie Ellen DeWeese married Robert J. Rogers in 1929 at Pinellas Co., Florida.4,2 As of 1929,her married name was Rogers.2 Ocie Ellen DeWeese died in August, 1962 at Dade Co., Florida, at age 70.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 246, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 82, District 9, Arcadia, DeSoto Co., Florida5
1940Dwelling 341, District 14-4, Arcadia, DeSoto Co., Florida6

Family 1

Alfred Benjamin Blankenship b. circa 1886
Marriage*Ocie Ellen DeWeese married Alfred Benjamin Blankenship before 1923.4 

Family 2

Robert J. Rogers b. August 2, 1902, d. 1969
Marriage*Ocie Ellen DeWeese married Robert J. Rogers in 1929 at Pinellas Co., Florida.4,2 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1369] Florida Department of Health, Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 & 1927-2001.
  3. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  4. [S223] DeWeese Genealogy, online http://www.deweeses.com
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Phillip Anderson DeWeese1,2

M, b. November 26, 1895, d. June 29, 1946
FatherHarvey Dusky DeWeese3,4 b. July, 1863, d. February 4, 1926
MotherMary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clower3 b. January, 1874, d. before April 30, 1910
     Phillip Anderson DeWeese was born on November 26, 1895 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He married Gertrude Mae Wertz on November 15, 1919 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 Phillip Anderson DeWeese died on June 29, 1946 at age 50.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 246, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 113, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 123, District 21, Jefferson Ward 1, Roanoke, Virginia6
1930Dwelling 200, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 181, District 119-50, Roanoke, Virginia8

Occupation

1920Railroad shop machinist6
1930Rayon mill engineer7
1940Rayon mill engineer8

Family

Gertrude Mae Wertz b. May 2, 1901, d. January 31, 1980
Marriage*Phillip Anderson DeWeese married Gertrude Mae Wertz on November 15, 1919 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazeltine Myrtle DeWeese obituary in the Dec 1, 1995 edition.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S223] DeWeese Genealogy, online http://www.deweeses.com
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Daniel Robert DeWeese1,2,3

M, b. August 30, 1898, d. November 2, 1947
FatherHarvey Dusky DeWeese4,5,2 b. July, 1863, d. February 4, 1926
MotherMary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Clower4,2 b. January, 1874, d. before April 30, 1910
     Daniel Robert DeWeese was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 He was born on August 30, 1898 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth year of 1899.1,2,3 He married Lena Okley Browning circa 1921.6,2 Daniel Robert DeWeese died on November 2, 1947 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 49.7,2,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 246, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 113, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 154, District 2, Barkers Ridge, Wyoming Co., West VirginiaEnumerated along with his family in the household of his brother Harvey6

Occupation

1930Coal miner6

Family

Lena Okley Browning b. February 9, 1906, d. April 28, 1986
Marriage*Daniel Robert DeWeese married Lena Okley Browning circa 1921.6,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Daniel Robert DeWeese death record.
  3. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S223] DeWeese Genealogy, online http://www.deweeses.com
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the DeWeese-Gearhart marriage certificate.
  9. [S1576] VA, USA: National Publishing Co., 1946 Young American Patriots. Richmond, U. S., World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Hypes-DeWeese marriage certificate.

Joseph N. Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. November 25, 1912, d. July 20, 1994
FatherWilliam Aaron Conner5,1,2,3 b. July 27, 1870, d. March 24, 1958
MotherCora F. Poff5,1,2,3 b. November 16, 1890, d. February 24, 1974
     His Social Security Number was 030-22-5810.6 Joseph N. Conner was buried at Precious Blood Cemetery, South Hadley, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts.4 He married Rose Ann "Doris" Hebert.4,7,8 Joseph N. Conner was born on November 25, 1912 at Virginia.6,9 He died on July 20, 1994 at Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, at age 81.9,6,4 He Joseph N. Conner, 81, of 2075 Northampton St., a 25-year Air Force technical sergeant, died Wednesday at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Leeds, Northampton. He started his military service in 1940, and served in Okinawa, India, Japan, and Newfoundland. He retired in 1965. He was born and schooled in Roanoke, Va. He leaves his wife, the former Doris Hebert; two sons, Arthur R. of Mobile, Ala., and Paul E.H. of Belchertown; a daughter, Joan Boissonnault of Southwick; two brothers, Rufus and Ernest of Roanoke; two sisters, Doris Gillim of Kingsport, Tenn., and Edith Slone of Goodview, Va; two grandchildren, and a great-grandchild. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date, and burial will be at Precious Blood Cemetery in South Hadley at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours, and Dillon Funeral Home is in charge. Memorial contributions may be made to any charity. on July 21, 1994.4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 157, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 235, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Occupation

1930Farm laborer3

Family

Rose Ann "Doris" Hebert b. September 8, 1911, d. October 13, 1995
Marriage*Joseph N. Conner married Rose Ann "Doris" Hebert.4,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Cora Poff Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  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. [S1393] Union-News, From the Joseph N. Conner obituary in the Jul 21, 1994 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rufus Armor Conner obituary in the Feb 21, 2005 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S1394] Sunday Republican, From the Doris Herbert Conner obituary in the Oct 15, 1995 edition.
  8. [S3570] Holly Conner Smith, "Doris Hebert (Conner Family)," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 18, 2012.
  9. [S1392] Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Health Services, Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003.

Stella May Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. January 31, 1914, d. July 18, 1930
FatherGiles Alexander Conner3,5,4 b. March 27, 1873, d. December 6, 1932
MotherLaura L. Martin3,5,4 b. April 8, 1871, d. January 6, 1950
     Stella May Conner was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She was born on January 31, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2,4 She died on July 18, 1930 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 16.6,1,2,7,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 143, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 103, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  7. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm