Emma Gertrude Williams1,2,3

F, b. October 20, 1895, d. September 30, 1986
FatherJohn Morgan Williams4,2,3 b. April 20, 1862, d. January 15, 1942
MotherEmma Jane Smoot4,2,3 b. May 18, 1864, d. January 1, 1936
     Emma Gertrude Williams was buried at Fort Hill Memorial Park, 5196 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.2,3 Her Social Security Number was 225-03-7459.5 She was born on October 20, 1895 at Nelson Co., Virginia.5,2,3 She married Ernest Terrell Smith on June 22, 1912 at Lynchburg, Virginia.6,1,2 As of June 22, 1912,her married name was Smith. Emma Gertrude Williams died on September 30, 1986 at Lynchburg, Virginia, at age 90.2,3 She Emma Gertrude Williams Smith, 90, died Wednesday, September 30, 1986, in Camelot Hall Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Ernest T. (Pinky) Smith. She was born in Nelson County, the daughter of the late John Morgan and Emma Jane Smoot Williams. She was retired from Craddock-Terry Shoe Corp. and was a member of First Southern Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by one son Malvin Terrell Smith. She is survived by one son, Ernest T. (Tommy) Smith of Lynchburg; two daughters, Mr. E. D. (Dorothy) Fitzgerald of Richmond and Mrs. D. E. (Lois) McFaden of Lynchburg; one brother Ernest R. (Jack) Williams, and a loving sister-in-law, Eula Cumbie Williams, both of Madison Heights; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Fort Hill Memorial Park by the Rev. Robert C. Herb. The family will receive friends at Diuguid Waterlick Chapel today from 7 to 8:30 plm. and at other times at the home of her daughter at 39 Homewood Drive. The family requests memorials be made to First Southern Methodist Church. on October 1, 1986.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 119, District 82, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 193, District 3, Ward 1, Lynchburg, Virginia7
1930Dwelling 96, District 9, Lynchburg, Virginia8
1940Dwelling 245, District 111-19, Lynchburg, Virginia9
1940Shoe factory banker9

Family

Ernest Terrell Smith b. July 17, 1891, d. September 23, 1972
Marriage*Emma Gertrude Williams married Ernest Terrell Smith on June 22, 1912 at Lynchburg, Virginia.6,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Ernest Thomasson Smith obituary in the May 28, 2008 edition.
  2. [S1042] News & Advance, The, From the Emma Gertrude Williams Smith obituary in the Oct 1, 1986 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S1071] Carol Harrison, "Williams Family Researcher Carol Harrison," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  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.

Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson1,2

F, b. circa August, 1929, d. February 1, 2018
FatherOliver Lee Anderson1,3,4,5,6,2 b. August 21, 1906, d. October 23, 1966
MotherBeatrice E. "Bea" Angle1,3,4,5,6,2 b. November 23, 1905, d. July 6, 2001
     Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She and Harry Raymond Graham were divorced.4 Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson was born circa August, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She married Harry Raymond Graham, son of Henry Lee Graham and Annie Collins, on October 23, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 As of October 23, 1952,her married name was Graham. Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson died on February 1, 2018 at Virginia.2 She Lucille Anderson (Luci) Graham of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018. She retired from C & P Telephone Company after 34 years of service. Luci was the daughter of the late Oliver L. and Beatrice A. Anderson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by aunts, Iva A. Whitenack and Etheleen Williams; and cousins, Hilton King, Raddie Anderson, and Hattie Lucas. Luci is survived by her cousins, Janet King of Roanoke, Chuck and Michele King Bruen of Arizona, Betty Williams of Floyd, Helen Williams of West Virginia, Mr. and Mrs. Harless Poff of West Virginia, and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Cannaday of Florida; and other numerous family members. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 16, 2018, at Oakey's South Chapel with the Rev. Brent Williams officiating. Interment will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday at Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. on February 11, 2018.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 70, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 33, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

Harry Raymond Graham b. July 5, 1931, d. June 29, 1992
Divorce*Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson and Harry Raymond Graham were divorced.4 
Marriage* Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson married Harry Raymond Graham, son of Henry Lee Graham and Annie Collins, on October 23, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lucille Anderson Graham obituary in the Feb 11, 2018 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beatrice Angle Anderson obituary in the Jul 7, 2001 edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Harry Raymond Graham1,2,3

M, b. July 5, 1931, d. June 29, 1992
FatherHenry Lee Graham1,2 b. November 26, 1886, d. December 22, 1953
MotherAnnie Collins1,2,3 b. July 13, 1896, d. April 16, 1997
     Harry Raymond Graham and Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson were divorced.4 Harry Raymond Graham was buried at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Lake Mary, Seminole Co., Florida.3 His Social Security Number was 231-24-9338.5 He married Louise Ratcliff.3 Harry Raymond Graham was born on July 5, 1931 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,5 He married Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson, daughter of Oliver Lee Anderson and Beatrice E. "Bea" Angle, on October 23, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 Harry Raymond Graham died on June 29, 1992 at Virginia at age 60.5,3 He GRAHAM, HARRY R. Harry Raymond Graham, age 60, of 3222 Myakka River Road, died June 29, 1992 of cancer. He formerly lived in Christiansburg and Salem, Va. and was retired from General Electric. He is survived by his wife, Louise Ratcliff Graham; two stepsons, Jimmy and Glenn Drake; two granddaughters, Tammy and Summer Drake, all of Tavares, Fla; also surviving are his mother, Annie Collins Graham; a sister, Allene Graham; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert L. and Ruby Graham, Fred A. and Nancy Graham; two nephews, Robbie and Ricky Graham; one niece, Krin Graham, all of Christiansburg; another niece, Annette Burkett and son, Carson, of Roanoke. The family will receive friends at the Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Lake Mary, Fla., from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Thursday, July 2, 1992. Funeral services will follow at 12:00 noon, with interment at the Oak Lawn Cemetery, Lake Mary, Fla. on July 1, 1992.3

Occupation

1952Hercules Powder Co. worker1

Family 1

Louise Ratcliff
Marriage*Harry Raymond Graham married Louise Ratcliff.3 

Family 2

Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson b. circa August, 1929, d. February 1, 2018
Divorce*Harry Raymond Graham and Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson were divorced.4 
Marriage* Harry Raymond Graham married Lucille Elizabeth "Luci" Anderson, daughter of Oliver Lee Anderson and Beatrice E. "Bea" Angle, on October 23, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Annie Collins Graham obitutary in the Apr 18, 1997 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Harry Raymond Graham obitutary in the Jul 1, 1992 edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Matthew Claude Williams1,2

M, b. September 15, 1902, d. February, 1981
     Matthew Claude Williams married Ethleen Anderson, daughter of Charles Thomas Anderson and Malinda Demeris "Lindie" Conner.2,3 Matthew Claude Williams was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 His Social Security Number was 223-22-9569.4 He was born on September 15, 1902 at Virginia.4 He died in February, 1981 at age 78.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 137, District 32-6, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1940Truck driver5

Family

Ethleen Anderson b. January 2, 1913, d. July 2, 2002
Marriage*Matthew Claude Williams married Ethleen Anderson, daughter of Charles Thomas Anderson and Malinda Demeris "Lindie" Conner.2,3 
Children
  • Betty Ann Williams2,3
  • Lillian Williams5

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ethleen Anderson Williams obituary in the Jul 11, 2002 edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Alice Virginia Williams1,2

F, b. March 8, 1898, d. August 21, 1950
FatherJohn Morgan Williams3,1,2 b. April 20, 1862, d. January 15, 1942
MotherEmma Jane Smoot3,1,2 b. May 18, 1864, d. January 1, 1936
     Alice Virginia Williams was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, 3000 Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia.1,2 She was born on March 8, 1898 at Gladstone, Nelson Co., Virginia.1,2 As of October 1, 1914,her married name was Thomas.4 She married Sidney Harry Thomas on October 1, 1914 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,2,4 Alice Virginia Williams died on August 21, 1950 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 52.1 She Mrs. Alice Virginia Thomas died yesterday at 10:55 a.m. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. I. L. Fowler in Richmond after a long illness. She was the widow of Sidney Harry Thomas. Born March 8, 1898, she was the daughter of John Morgan and Emma Jane Smoot Williams of Gladstone. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Fowler, Mrs. R. R. Bowman of Crewe, Mrs. R. A. Butler of Newport News, Mrs. J. F. Kern of Richmond; two sons, Sidney Allen Thomas of Richmond and Charles B. Thomas of Richmond; two brothers, J.E. Williams of Madison Heights and John Williams of Washington; four sisters, Mrs. W. B. Taylor of Gladstone, Mrs. M. F. Guthrie of Richmond, Mrs. Cal Johnson of Washington, and Mrs. E. T. Smith of Lynchburg. Funeral services will be conducted from the C&O Baptist Church in Gladstone tomorrow at 2 p.m. with burial in Spring Hill Cemetery. on August 22, 1950.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 119, District 82, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 54, District 102, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 348, District 3, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 143, Enumeration District 63-6, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia7

Family

Sidney Harry Thomas b. August 7, 1889, d. October 23, 1947
Marriage*Alice Virginia Williams married Sidney Harry Thomas on October 1, 1914 at Nelson Co., Virginia.1,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1065] The News, Lynchburg, Campbell Co., Virginia, From the Alice Virginia Thomas obituary in the Aug 22, 1950 edition.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  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. [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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  9. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Bobby Monroe Huff1,2

M, b. June 15, 1935
FatherMoiear Moscow Huff2,3 b. March 2, 1901, d. May 18, 1981
MotherVerla L. Huff2,3 b. circa 1908
     Bobby Monroe Huff died.4 He was born on June 15, 1935 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 He married Ravanal Ibera Nixon, daughter of John Thomas "Junior" Nixon Jr. and Ruby Irene Akers, on February 18, 1956 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6

Family

Ravanal Ibera Nixon
Marriage*Bobby Monroe Huff married Ravanal Ibera Nixon, daughter of John Thomas "Junior" Nixon Jr. and Ruby Irene Akers, on February 18, 1956 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 
Children
  • Stephanie Renee Huff1,3
  • Bobby Lane Huff1,3

Citations

  1. [S32] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 8, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Moiear Moscow Huff obituary in the May 21, 1981 edition.
  4. [S3480] Summit Lawn Cemetery, Clay Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S1235] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Shelby Nixon Kingrea obituary in the Aug 11, 2012 edition.

Zettie Green Lawrence1,2

F, b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence1,3,4 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner1,3,4 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     Her Social Security Number was 225-14-8801.5 Zettie Green Lawrence Mrs. Zettie Green Martin, age 87, of 4260 Parr Road, Salem, died Friday at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Graden Lee Martin, and a son, Robert Lee Martin. Surviving are three sons and daughters-in-law, Roy and Sarah Martin, James and Shirley Martin, all of Salem; Ed and Shirley Martin, Roanoke; daughters and sons-in-laws, Kathleen and Walter Alls, Lakeland, Fla; Virginia and Vernon Wells, Falls Church; Evelyn and Gene Yates, Dorothy and Jack Boothe, Nancy and Bobby Whitmer, all of Salem; two brothers, Alvin Lawrence and Roman Lawrence, both of Salem; 26 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 29, 1988, at 2:00 p.m. at the Lotz Salem Chapel with the Rev. Steven Wells and the Rev. Paul Braisted officiating. Interment will be in the Butts Cemetery. Friends may call at Lotz Guardian Chapel, Salem.2 She was buried at Butts Cemetery, Glenvar, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on July 1, 1900 at Virginia.5,3 She married Graden Lee Martin, son of Hatcher J. Martin and Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower, on October 31, 1919 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.6,1,2 As of October 31, 1919,her married name was Martin. Zettie Green Lawrence died on May 27, 1988 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 87.5,2,7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 161, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 37, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 191, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Family

Graden Lee Martin b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
Marriage*Zettie Green Lawrence married Graden Lee Martin, son of Hatcher J. Martin and Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower, on October 31, 1919 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.6,1,2 
Children

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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.

Elsie Marada Lawrence1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. June 1, 1904, d. February 22, 1984
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence1,3,4,5,6 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner1,3,4,5,6 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     Her Social Security Number was 223-60-0539.7 Elsie Marada Lawrence was buried at White Cemetery (also known as Crockett Cemetery), Rt. 637, near Rt. 11, Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,3,6 She was born on June 1, 1904 at Virginia; The SSDI has a birth year of 1903.7,6 She married Fred Morris Craig on September 24, 1921 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3,6 As of September 24, 1921,her married name was Craig. Elsie Marada Lawrence died on February 22, 1984 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 79.6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 161, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 337, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 202, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia8

Family

Fred Morris Craig b. September 8, 1897, d. February 20, 1984
Marriage*Elsie Marada Lawrence married Fred Morris Craig on September 24, 1921 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3,6 

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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fred Morris and Elsie Lawrence Craig obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Mettie Pamela Lawrence1

F, b. February 25, 1907, d. September 3, 1982
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence2,3,4,5,1 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner2,3,4,5,1 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     Her Social Security Number was 231-76-0897.6 Mettie Pamela Lawrence was buried at East Hill Cemetery, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 She was born on February 25, 1907 at Virginia.6,3,1 She married Oscar Theodore King, son of Andrew William King and Martha Victoria Austin, on December 25, 1927 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,1 As of December 25, 1927,her married name was King. Mettie Pamela Lawrence died on September 3, 1982 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 75.6,1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 161, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 337, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 182, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 27, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Family

Oscar Theodore King b. November 16, 1907, d. October 19, 1976
Marriage*Mettie Pamela Lawrence married Oscar Theodore King, son of Andrew William King and Martha Victoria Austin, on December 25, 1927 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S731] Virginian-Pilot, From the Stella M. Kingery obituary in the Feb 13, 2013 edition.
  10. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Alvin Winston Lawrence1,2

M, b. September 14, 1909, d. March 25, 1991
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence3,4,5,6,7,2 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner3,4,5,6,7,2 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     His Social Security Number was 223-18-7776.8 Alvin Winston Lawrence was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,4 He was born on September 14, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8 He married Geneva Madaline Tate, daughter of Edgar Early Tate and Jenny "Jemima" reynolds, on September 5, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,9,4,2 Alvin Winston Lawrence died on March 25, 1991 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 81.8,9 He Alvin Winston Lawrence, age 81, of Salem, passed away Monday in a Salem hospital. He was a member of the Green Hill Church of the Brethren. He is survived by his wife, Geneva Tate Lawrence; one brother, Roman Lawrence, Salem. The funeral will be conducted Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at the John M. Oakey and Son Funeral Home, Salem, by the Rev. Dee Flory. Burial will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. Tuesday at the John M. Oakey and Son Funeral Home, Salem. on March 26, 1991.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 161, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 337, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 192, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Family

Geneva Madaline Tate b. March 16, 1909, d. March 31, 1991
Marriage*Alvin Winston Lawrence married Geneva Madaline Tate, daughter of Edgar Early Tate and Jenny "Jemima" reynolds, on September 5, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,9,4,2 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alvin Winston Lawrence obituary in the Mar 26, 1991 edition.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Tate Lawrence obituary in the Apr 2, 1991 edition.

Catherine "Katie" Williams1,2,3

F, b. January 18, 1900, d. November 9, 1976
FatherJohn Morgan Williams1,3 b. April 20, 1862, d. January 15, 1942
MotherEmma Jane Smoot1,3 b. May 18, 1864, d. January 1, 1936
     Catherine "Katie" Williams was buried at Bermuda Memorial Park, Enon, Chesterfield Co., Virginia.4,3 She married Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson.2,3 Her married name was Johnson. Catherine "Katie" Williams was born on January 18, 1900 at Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia.4,3 She died on November 9, 1976 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 76.4,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 119, District 82, Lovingston, Nelson Co., Virginia1

Family

Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson b. August 18, 1894, d. July 31, 1967
Marriage*Catherine "Katie" Williams married Calvin Harold "Cal" Johnson.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1071] Carol Harrison, "Williams Family Researcher Carol Harrison," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  3. [S2877] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973.
  4. [S3521] Bermuda Memorial Park, Chesterfield Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com

Roman W. Lawrence1,2

M, b. December 5, 1912, d. April 24, 1996
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence3,1,2,4 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner3,1,2,4 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     His Social Security Number was 230-01-7461.5 Roman W. Lawrence was born on December 5, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5,1 He married Mary Lou LaPrad, daughter of George Calvin LaPrad and Nannie Bell Boothe, on June 23, 1934 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,3,1 Roman W. Lawrence died on April 24, 1996 at age 83.6,5 He LAWRENCE, Roman 83, of Salem, died Wednesday, April 24, 1996. He was born in Floyd Co. and had lived in Salem for most of his life. He had retired from the Tread Corporation as a construction manager after many years of service. He was a Primitive Baptist and survivors include, his wife, Mary Lou Lawrence; sons and daughters-in-law, G. Leland and Jean Lawrence, S. O'neal and Margaret Lawrence, all of Salem; grandchildren, Ginger Harger, Mannassas, Robert and Brian Lawrence, and their mother Rebecca Lawrence, all of Salem. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 27, 1996 at 11 a.m. in the John M. Oakey & Son Chapel, Salem with the Elders Veldon Linn and Thomas Mann officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on April 25, 1996.6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 337, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 192, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia4

Family

Mary Lou LaPrad b. May 18, 1915, d. July 18, 2002
Marriage*Roman W. Lawrence married Mary Lou LaPrad, daughter of George Calvin LaPrad and Nannie Bell Boothe, on June 23, 1934 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roman Lawrence obituary in the Apr 25, 1996 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Lou Lawrence obituary in the Jul 20, 2002 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Gene Leland Lawrence obituary in the Oct 24, 2012 edition.
  9. [S937] VA Montgomery Co., Register 11, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.

Gertrude Lawrence1,2,3,4

F, b. June 22, 1916, d. January 7, 1922
FatherPosey Seldon Lawrence5,6,1,2,3,4 b. July 2, 1877, d. April 28, 1955
MotherSarah Elizabeth Conner5,6,1,2,3,4 b. June 15, 1879, d. November 1, 1968
     Gertrude Lawrence was buried at White Cemetery (also known as Crockett Cemetery), Rt. 637, near Rt. 11, Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5 She was born on June 22, 1916 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,3,4 She died on January 7, 1922 at Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 5.5,3,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 337, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1690] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 7, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Jan 1, 1921 - Aug 31, 1922.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S391] Ruth G. Hale & Babe Fowler, White Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  6. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Graden Lee Martin1,2,3,4

M, b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
FatherHatcher J. Martin5,6,7,4 b. October 26, 1872, d. 1946
MotherCordelia F. "Dillie" Clower5,6,7,4 b. August, 1876, d. 1963
     His Social Security Number was 225-05-8325.8 Graden Lee Martin was buried at Butts Cemetery, Glenvar, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He was born on December 12, 1895 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,9,3,8,4 He married Zettie Green Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on October 31, 1919 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6,1 Graden Lee Martin died on December 28, 1968 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 73.8,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 37, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 191, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1920Farmer7
1930Electric railway track laborer10
1940Carpenter11

Family

Zettie Green Lawrence b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
Marriage*Graden Lee Martin married Zettie Green Lawrence, daughter of Posey Seldon Lawrence and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on October 31, 1919 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  6. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  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 Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.

Hatcher J. Martin1,2,3

M, b. October 26, 1872, d. 1946
FatherHarvey Sanford "Harry" Martin4 b. May 13, 1841, d. June 15, 1929
MotherHannah Bishop4 b. July 4, 1845, d. March 29, 1917
     Hatcher J. Martin was buried at Cole Cemetery, on the J. Kyle Cole farm, near junction Rts. 612 & 673, Flint/Double Springs area, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 He was born on October 26, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 He married Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower, daughter of James B. Clower and Cerena Jane "Rena" Hale, on December 27, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 Hatcher J. Martin died in 1946.1,2,3

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower b. August, 1876, d. 1963
Marriage*Hatcher J. Martin married Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower, daughter of James B. Clower and Cerena Jane "Rena" Hale, on December 27, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S269] Edgar L. Vest, Cole Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  11. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  12. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower1

F, b. August, 1876, d. 1963
FatherJames B. Clower1 b. December 12, 1850, d. May 26, 1929
MotherCerena Jane "Rena" Hale1 b. October 8, 1853, d. June 12, 1936
     Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower was buried at Cole Cemetery, on the J. Kyle Cole farm, near junction Rts. 612 & 673, Flint/Double Springs area, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She was born in August, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 She married Hatcher J. Martin, son of Harvey Sanford "Harry" Martin and Hannah Bishop, on December 27, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 As of December 27, 1894,her married name was Martin. Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower died in 1963.2,5,3

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

Hatcher J. Martin b. October 26, 1872, d. 1946
Marriage*Cordelia F. "Dillie" Clower married Hatcher J. Martin, son of Harvey Sanford "Harry" Martin and Hannah Bishop, on December 27, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S269] Edgar L. Vest, Cole Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  11. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Kathleen Martin1,2,3,4

F, b. July 3, 1923
FatherGraden Lee Martin1,2,5,6,3,7 b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
MotherZettie Green Lawrence1,2,5,6,3,7 b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
     Kathleen Martin was born on July 3, 1923 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,3 As of June 10, 1938,her married name was Travis.3 She married Wade Hampton Travis Jr. on June 10, 1938 at Roanoke, Virginia.3 Kathleen Martin and Wade Hampton Travis Jr. were divorced on December 28, 1960 at Lynchburg, Virginia.4 As of March 31, 1962,her married name was Alls.3 Kathleen Martin married Walter Mason Alls on March 31, 1962 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,5,3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 191, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Family 1

Wade Hampton Travis Jr. b. April 12, 1919, d. March 22, 1981
Marriage*Kathleen Martin married Wade Hampton Travis Jr. on June 10, 1938 at Roanoke, Virginia.3 
Divorce* Kathleen Martin and Wade Hampton Travis Jr. were divorced on December 28, 1960 at Lynchburg, Virginia.4 
Children
  • Glen Dale Travis+3,8 b. August 11, 1940, d. November 14, 1989
  • Audrey Janet Travis3
  • Victoria Leagoria Travis3

Family 2

Walter Mason Alls
Marriage*Kathleen Martin married Walter Mason Alls on March 31, 1962 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,2,5,3 

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Robert Lee "Bob" Martin1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 12, 1924, d. November 13, 1980
FatherGraden Lee Martin1,6,2,7,3,4,5,8 b. December 12, 1895, d. December 28, 1968
MotherZettie Green Lawrence1,6,2,7,3,4,5,8 b. July 1, 1900, d. May 27, 1988
     Robert Lee "Bob" Martin was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 He was born on October 12, 1924 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,5 He married Ruth Carrie Bane on February 10, 1946 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 Robert Lee "Bob" Martin died on November 13, 1980 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 56.4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 191, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 105, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3

Family

Ruth Carrie Bane b. January 16, 1924
Marriage*Robert Lee "Bob" Martin married Ruth Carrie Bane on February 10, 1946 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Zettie Green Martin obituary in an undated edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roy Junior Martin obituary in the Feb 28, 2006 edition.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  6. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ronsford James Martin obituary in the Mar 12, 2010 edition.