Carl Lawrence Vest1,2,3,4

M, b. December 29, 1910, d. December 1, 1998
FatherJames S. Vest5,3,4 b. November 10, 1868, d. September 12, 1956
MotherRettie Rachel Lawrence3,5,4 b. September 19, 1876, d. March 8, 1934
     His Social Security Number was 227-46-5298.6 Carl Lawrence Vest was buried at Stonewall Church Cemetery (also known as Vest, DeWitt, and King Cemetery), near Stonewall Brethren/Methodist Church, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on December 29, 1910 at Virginia.6,1,5,4 He married Mary Ingram, daughter of Eslie Turner Ingram and Della Brammer, on July 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4,7 Carl Lawrence Vest died on December 1, 1998 at Virginia at age 87.6,2 He VEST, Carl Lawrence, 87, of Copper Hill departed this life on December 1, 1998. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Vest of Copper Hill; daughter, Nancy Poff, of Copper Hill; son and daughter-in-law, Sheldon and Barbara Vest of Copper Hill; two grandsons and wives, Michael and Carol Poff of Sterling, Kevin and Christy Vest of Roanoke; great-granddaughter, Kacie Vest. A private graveside service will be held Thursday, December 3, 1998 with Rev. Elbert Lee Naff and Rev. Pete Bain officiating. Family will receive friends Wednesday evening at the home of Sheldon and Barbara Vest. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Stonewall Cemetery of Station No. 3 Rescue Squad. on December 3, 1998.2

Family

Mary Ingram b. November 1, 1916, d. June 18, 2007
Marriage*He married Mary Ingram, daughter of Eslie Turner Ingram and Della Brammer, on July 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4,7 
Child

Citations

  1. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl Lawrence Vest obituary in the Dec 3, 1988 edition.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary I. Vest obituary in the Jun 19, 2007 edition.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Vest-Poff wedding announcement in a local paper.
  9. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Ingram1,2,3,4

F, b. November 1, 1916, d. June 18, 2007
FatherEslie Turner Ingram5,3,2,4 b. July 20, 1882, d. March 9, 1947
MotherDella Brammer5,2,3,4 b. May 30, 1884, d. November 9, 1959
     Mary Ingram was buried at Stonewall Church Cemetery (also known as Vest, DeWitt, and King Cemetery), near Stonewall Brethren/Methodist Church, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.6 She was born on November 1, 1916 at Virginia.1,2,4 She married Carl Lawrence Vest, son of James S. Vest and Rettie Rachel Lawrence, on July 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4,6 As of July 30, 1934,her married name was Vest. Mary Ingram died on June 18, 2007 at Virginia at age 90.6 She Mary I. Vest, 90, of Copper Hill, departed this life on Monday, June 18, 2007. Mrs. Vest was preceded in death by her husband, Carl L. Vest. She is survived by one daughter, Nancy Poff of Copper Hill, Va; one son and daughter-in-law, Sheldon and Barbara Vest of Copper Hill, Va; two grandsons and wives, Michael and Carol Poff of Sterling, Va. and Kevin and Christy Vest of Copper Hill, Va; one great-granddaughter, Kacie Vest of Roanoke, Va; two great-grandsons, Dylan Vest and Nicholas Vest of Copper Hill, Va; one sister, Myra Peters of Floyd, Va; and one sister-in-law, Doris Ingram of Floyd, Va. A private graveside service will be conducted on Wednesday, June 20, 2007 with the Reverend Elbert Lee Naff and the Reverend Pete Bain officiating. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening at the home of Sheldon and Barbara Vest. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Stonewall Cemetery in care of Mrs. Dorothy Janney, 719 River Ridge Road, S.E., Copper Hill, VA 24079. Arrangements are being handled by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd. on June 19, 2007.6

Family

Carl Lawrence Vest b. December 29, 1910, d. December 1, 1998
Marriage*She married Carl Lawrence Vest, son of James S. Vest and Rettie Rachel Lawrence, on July 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  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. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George Joseph Ingram obituary in the Mar 18, 1999 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary I. Vest obituary in the Jun 19, 2007 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carl Lawrence Vest obituary in the Dec 3, 1988 edition.
  8. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

William Thomas "Bill" Austin1,2

M, b. April 24, 1858, d. October 31, 1938
FatherJohn Robert H. Austin Sr.2,1 b. circa 1818
MotherNancy Elizabeth Mills2,1 b. circa 1837
     William Thomas "Bill" Austin was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 He was born on April 24, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,2 He married Lucy Olivia Byrd, daughter of William Bird Jr. and Asenath Sink, on July 20, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,1 William Thomas "Bill" Austin died on October 31, 1938 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 80.3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

Lucy Olivia Byrd b. November 28, 1855, d. June 9, 1939
Marriage*William Thomas "Bill" Austin married Lucy Olivia Byrd, daughter of William Bird Jr. and Asenath Sink, on July 20, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S968] Robert A. Austin, "Robert Austin Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 18, 2002.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  4. [S571] William Conner, "William A. Byrd," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 30, 2004.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Lucy Olivia Byrd1,2

F, b. November 28, 1855, d. June 9, 1939
FatherWilliam Bird Jr.1
MotherAsenath Sink1 b. circa 1813
     Lucy Olivia Byrd was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 She was born on November 28, 1855 at Franklin Co., Virginia.3,4,1 She married William Thomas "Bill" Austin, son of John Robert H. Austin Sr. and Nancy Elizabeth Mills, on July 20, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 As of July 20, 1881,her married name was Austin. Lucy Olivia Byrd died on June 9, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 83.3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

William Thomas "Bill" Austin b. April 24, 1858, d. October 31, 1938
Marriage*Lucy Olivia Byrd married William Thomas "Bill" Austin, son of John Robert H. Austin Sr. and Nancy Elizabeth Mills, on July 20, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S968] Robert A. Austin, "Robert Austin Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 18, 2002.
  3. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  4. [S571] William Conner, "William A. Byrd," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 30, 2004.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

John Samuel Hancock1,2,3

M, b. February 7, 1900, d. February 20, 1979
     John Samuel Hancock was buried at Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on February 7, 1900 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He married Effie Harman on November 4, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 John Samuel Hancock died on February 20, 1979 at age 79.2

Family

Effie Harman b. April 6, 1900, d. February 27, 1993
Marriage*He married Effie Harman on November 4, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 
Child
  • Zelma Arlene Hancock5,4

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Effie Harman Hancock obituary in the Feb 28, 1993 edition.
  5. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Effie Harman1,2

F, b. April 6, 1900, d. February 27, 1993
     Effie Harman was buried at Topeco Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 She was born on April 6, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 She married John Samuel Hancock on November 4, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 4, 1920,her married name was Hancock. Effie Harman died on February 27, 1993 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 92.2 She HANCOCK, Effie Harman, 92, of Floyd, passed away Saturday, February 27, 1993, at Skyline Manor Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Hancock, one son, Norman Hancock, and one daughter, Nancy Faye Hylton. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Reginald and Sylvia Hancock of Floyd, Mrs. Norman (Erva) Hancock, Rudolph Hancock, both of Hollywood, Md; two daughters and three sons-in-law, Arlene and John Hylton of Floyd, Opaleene and Charlie Roberson of Galax, Louis Hylton of Floyd; twenty-four grandchildren, thirty-three great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ralph Spradling officiating. Burial will be in Topeco Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. on February 28, 1993.2

Family

John Samuel Hancock b. February 7, 1900, d. February 20, 1979
Marriage*She married John Samuel Hancock on November 4, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Child
  • Zelma Arlene Hancock4,2

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Effie Harman Hancock obituary in the Feb 28, 1993 edition.
  3. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham1,2,3

M, b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
FatherAndrew Lester Graham Sr.1,4,5,6,7 b. December 19, 1891, d. August 18, 1964
MotherAnnie Pearl Yeatts8,1,4,5,6,7 b. January 3, 1897, d. May 6, 1972
     His Social Security Number was 229-01-6376.9 Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham was buried at Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, Virginia.1 He was born on January 14, 1919 at Killarney, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.9,1,4,2,3 He married Mable Frances Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,10 Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham died on April 28, 1999 at Galax, Virginia, at age 80.9,1 He GRAHAM, Cleo Calvin, ("Buddy"), 80, of Galax, passed away Wednesday, April 28, 1999 at his home. He was born January 14, 1919 in Kilarney, W.Va. but lived the remainder of his youth in Floyd County, Va. He has been a resident of Galax, Va. since 1955. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pearl Yeatts Graham and Andrew Lester Graham of Floyd County; a sister, Mildred Dallas, and two brothers, Hubert Daniel Graham and James Edward Graham. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Frances Hale Graham of Galax; a dear daughter, Janet Graham Wells and son-in-law, Robert Michael Wells of Winston-Salem, N.C; three precious grandchildren, Laura Elizabeth Wells, Robert Michael Wells Jr., and Christopher Graham Wells; also surviving are his brothers, Andrew Lester Graham, Jr. of Pulaski, Alfred Curtis Graham of Dublin; a sister, Virginia Graham Jones of Radford, many nieces, nephews and many very dear friends. As a young man he served his country in World War II from 1944 to 1946 as a member of the 101st and 331st Infantry Regiment in Germany and Austria. He was later employed by Graves Humphreys Hardware Co., Bluefield Supply Co., and Monroe Hardware Co. before retiring in 1983. He was a member and past deacon of the First Baptist Church of Galax and an active member of Galax Lions Club for many years. He loved his Lord, his family, his country and his many friends and was loved dearly in return. The family will receive friends at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home in Galax from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 30, 1999. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 1999 at the First Baptist Church, Galax with the Rev. David Slayton officiating. Interment will follow at Felts Memorial Cemetery in Galax. Memorial contributions may be directed to First Baptist Church, Galax. on April 29, 1999.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 6, District 162, Slab Fork, Raleigh Co., West Virginia11
1930Dwelling 152, District 10, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 120, District 32-12, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1940Farm laborer7

Family

Mable Frances Hale b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
Marriage*Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham married Mable Frances Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cleo Calvin Graham obituary in the Apr 29, 1999 edition.
  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. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Andrew Lester Graham, Jr. obituary in the Mar 7, 2002 edition.
  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. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Pearl Yeatts Graham obituary in the May 11, 1972 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Hale Graham obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Mable Frances Hale1,2,3,4

F, b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
FatherWilliam Elliott "Willie" Hale5,1,2,3,6,7,8,9,4 b. October 19, 1896, d. November 30, 1963
MotherOllie Jane Whitenack5,1,2,3,6,7,8,9,4 b. December 5, 1898, d. September 21, 1990
     Mable Frances Hale was buried at Felts Memorial Cemetery, Galax, Virginia.4 She was born on September 10, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,4 She married Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham, son of Andrew Lester Graham Sr. and Annie Pearl Yeatts, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,3,4 As of March 4, 1944,her married name was Graham. Mable Frances Hale died on August 11, 2015 at Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 92.4 She Frances Hale Graham, 92, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at Arbor Acres Retirement Community. She was born on September 10, 1922 in Floyd County, Va. to Ollie Jane and William Elliott Hale. Her beloved husband, CC "Buddy" Graham predeceased her in 1999. She was also preceded in death by her dear sisters, Garnet Hale King, Nelva Hale Rutrough and her brother, William Elliott Hale, Jr. Frances is survived by her daughter, Janet Graham Wells and son-in-law, Mike Wells, of Winston-Salem, N.C; three beloved grandchildren, Laura Wells Betz and husband, John, of South Bend, Ind., Michael Wells, Jr. and wife, Jillian, of Greensboro, N.C., and Christopher Wells and wife, Mary, Eileen of, Chicago, Ill. She delighted in being a great grandmother to Emma, Jack, and Jane Betz and Caroline and Emmett Wells. She was a beloved aunt and great aunt to many surviving nieces and nephews. Frances was a graduate of Check High School in Floyd County, Va. She was a graduate of Radford University with a BS in elementary education. She taught in the primary grades in the public schools of Roanoke County, Va., Floyd, Va., and Galax City schools. The majority of her teaching occurred at her beloved Galax Elementary School in the first grade. For 43 years, she was an advocate for her students, some of whom still keep in touch with her. She was a master teacher who received the Teacher of the Year Award. She also was forever a supporter of the hard-working teachers and staff who served the students in the public school system of Galax. After her retirement, she served on the Galax City School Board for five years with distinction. Frances was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Galax for over 60 years, where she had many dear friends. Frances was also a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma teaching organization. She was also a member of the Lion's Club. Most importantly, Frances was a dear wife to her husband, loving mother to her daughter, and a sweet, kind grandmother and great grandmother. She will be remembered for her strength, intelligence, beauty, her love of singing, her love of poetry, her great sense of humor, the ability to make many friends, and her charm. Our family would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Fitzgerald Health Center at Arbor Acres for their loving care and devotion to Frances whom they called "Granny." They provided her family with kindness and a sense of peace. Memorials may be made to the Galax Foundation for Excellence in Education, PO Box 487, Galax, Virginia 24333, or First Baptist Church, 1024 East Stuart Drive, Galax, Virginia 24333, or Arbor Acres Employee Fund, 1240 Arbor Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 16 at First Baptist Church in Galax, Va. by the Rev. Sam Bartlett and the Rev. Doug Suggs. Burial will follow at Felts Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the sanctuary from 1 to 1:45 p.m. on August 13, 2015.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 45, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 107, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
Marriage*Mable Frances Hale married Cleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham, son of Andrew Lester Graham Sr. and Annie Pearl Yeatts, on March 4, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, 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. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Hale Graham obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie Whitenack Hale obituary in the Sep 22, 1990 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nelva Hale Rutrough obituary in the Mar 21, 2006 edition.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnet Hale King obituary in the Oct 5, 2011 edition.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cleo Calvin Graham obituary in the Apr 29, 1999 edition.

John Calvin Graham1,2

M, b. September 19, 1955, d. September 21, 1955
FatherCleo Calvin "Buddy" Graham1,2 b. January 14, 1919, d. April 28, 1999
MotherMable Frances Hale1,2 b. September 10, 1922, d. August 11, 2015
     John Calvin Graham was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,1,2 He was born on September 19, 1955.4 He died on September 21, 1955.4,1,2

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. June 23, 1903, d. April 16, 1981
FatherThomas Albert "Tom" Williams7,8,9,10,1,4,5,6 b. February 4, 1867, d. March 25, 1929
MotherMartha Ellen "Mattie" "Mama Williams" Goings7,8,9,10,4,5,6 b. August 2, 1867, d. March 4, 1962
     Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,5 He was born on June 23, 1903 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,4,5 He married Edith Irene Rapp, daughter of James Dorsey Rapp and Ada Unknown, on September 18, 1924.1,2,3,5,6 Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams died on April 16, 1981 at Low Moor, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 77.3,5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 328, District 72, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 231, District 76, Ward 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 39, District 105-3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1940Steam laundry truck driver11

Family

Edith Irene Rapp b. October 21, 1905, d. October 8, 1996
Marriage*Lawrence Hunter "Babe" Williams married Edith Irene Rapp, daughter of James Dorsey Rapp and Ada Unknown, on September 18, 1924.1,2,3,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Rayburn Albert Williams obituary in the Jun 3, 1999 edition.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Robert H. Williams obituary in an Aug 27, 2001 edition.
  3. [S3411] Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Thomas A. Williams obituary in the Mar 26, 1929 edition.
  10. [S1067] Daily Review, From the Marth Ellen Going Williams obituary in the Mar 5, 1962 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Sarah Elizabeth Conner1,2,3

F, b. January 25, 1843, d. May 28, 1918
FatherJohn O. Conner2,1,4,5,6,3 b. December 8, 1814, d. December 17, 1910
MotherLucinda Poff1,2,4,5,6,3 b. June 10, 1822, d. July 7, 1915
     Sarah Elizabeth Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2,3 She was born on January 25, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Jan 15, 1843.7,2,1,3 She married William H. Aldredge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on November 15, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 15, 1866,her married name was Aldredge. Sarah Elizabeth Conner died on May 28, 1918 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75.2,3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 78, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1860Dwelling 370, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1870Dwelling 234, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 354, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 255, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1910Dwelling 10, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

William H. Aldredge b. May 15, 1840, d. September 23, 1902
Marriage*Sarah Elizabeth Conner married William H. Aldredge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on November 15, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S354] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book 02, From the will of John O. Conner.
  7. [S711] Pupils of Check High School, Salem Church Head of the River Cemetery.
  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. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  16. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.

Jesse Benjamin Hollins1

M, b. April 1, 1857, d. June 15, 1926
FatherWilliam Reily Holland/Hollins1 b. circa 1823, d. September 14, 1897
MotherMary Jane Moore1 b. September 6, 1826, d. January 15, 1917
     Jesse Benjamin Hollins was born on April 1, 1857 at Virginia. He married Matilda Ann Hall, daughter of Henry W. Hall and Rhoda Adline Stewart, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 Jesse Benjamin Hollins died on June 15, 1926 at age 69.

Family

Matilda Ann Hall b. circa 1860
Marriage*He married Matilda Ann Hall, daughter of Henry W. Hall and Rhoda Adline Stewart, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Matilda Ann Hall1

F, b. circa 1860
FatherHenry W. Hall1 b. April 3, 1827, d. December 14, 1917
MotherRhoda Adline Stewart1 b. February 28, 1834, d. November 10, 1917
     Matilda Ann Hall was born circa 1860 at Virginia.1 She married Jesse Benjamin Hollins, son of William Reily Holland/Hollins and Mary Jane Moore, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of November 17, 1880,her married name was Hollins.

Family

Jesse Benjamin Hollins b. April 1, 1857, d. June 15, 1926
Marriage*Matilda Ann Hall married Jesse Benjamin Hollins, son of William Reily Holland/Hollins and Mary Jane Moore, on November 17, 1880 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.