Sarah Amanda Conner1,2,3

F, b. April, 1834
FatherWilliam A. Conner2 b. August 23, 1805, d. April 8, 1888
MotherLucinda Cole2 b. circa 1811, d. before August 10, 1870
     Sarah Amanda Conner was born in April, 1834 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She married John Likens, son of Andrew Likens and Nancy Unknown, on November 6, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of November 6, 1851,her married name was Likens.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 81, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1870Dwelling 107, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia4
1880Dwelling 387, District 48, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia5
1900Dwelling 485, District 39, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia3

Family

John Likens b. circa 1827
Marriage*Sarah Amanda Conner married John Likens, son of Andrew Likens and Nancy Unknown, on November 6, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mary Jane Perry death certificate.
  8. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  9. [S1590] Entucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1964, From the Lucinda Hogston death certificate.

John Likens

M, b. circa 1827
FatherAndrew Likens b. circa 1796
MotherNancy Unknown
     John Likens was born circa 1827 at Franklin Co., Virginia. He married Sarah Amanda Conner, daughter of William A. Conner and Lucinda Cole, on November 6, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1870Dwelling 107, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia2
1880Dwelling 387, District 48, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia3
1900Dwelling 485, District 39, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia4

Occupation

1870Farm laborer2
1880Farmer3
1900Day laborer4

Family

Sarah Amanda Conner b. April, 1834
Marriage*John Likens married Sarah Amanda Conner, daughter of William A. Conner and Lucinda Cole, on November 6, 1851 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mary Jane Perry death certificate.
  7. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  8. [S1590] Entucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1964, From the Lucinda Hogston death certificate.

Lina Schwartz

F, b. circa 1870
FatherUnknown Schwartz
     Lina Schwartz was born circa 1870 at Romania.1 As of circa 1890,her married name was Edelstein.2 She married Charles Edelstein circa 1890.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 36, District 1385, Manhattan Assembly District 20, New York Co., New YorkEnumerated in the household of her brother-in-law Henry Samuel Wellington1

Family

Charles Edelstein b. circa 1871, d. before January 10, 1920
Marriage*Lina Schwartz married Charles Edelstein circa 1890.2 

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.

Charles Edelstein1

M, b. circa 1871, d. before January 10, 1920
     Charles Edelstein was born circa 1871 at Romania.1 He married Lina Schwartz, daughter of Unknown Schwartz, circa 1890.1 Charles Edelstein died before January 10, 1920; His wife was enumerated as a widow in the 1920 Census.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 304, District 329, Ward 12, Manhattan, New York Co., New YorkEnumerated in the household of his brother-in-law Henry Samuel Wellington1

Occupation

1910Tailor1

Family

Lina Schwartz b. circa 1870
Marriage*Charles Edelstein married Lina Schwartz, daughter of Unknown Schwartz, circa 1890.1 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Charles Henry Yeatts1,2,3,4

M, b. April 24, 1932, d. May 16, 1995
FatherCoy Oliver Yeatts1,2,5,4 b. April 26, 1899, d. June 28, 1984
MotherMary Lee Agee1,2,5,4 b. October 14, 1902, d. September 16, 1959
     His Social Security Number was 224-52-7481.1 Charles Henry Yeatts married Elizabeth Mae Chapman.1 Charles Henry Yeatts was born on April 24, 1932 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.1,6,4 He died on May 16, 1995 at New Kent Co., Virginia, at age 63.6,7,3 He YEATTS, Charles H. 63, of New Kent County, died Tuesday, May 16, 1995. Funeral Saturday, 11 a.m., Moody Funeral Home Chapel, Stuart. on May 19, 1995.7

Census Records

1940Dwelling 179, District 71-2, Blue Ridge, Patrick Co., Virginia5

Family

Elizabeth Mae Chapman
Marriage*Charles Henry Yeatts married Elizabeth Mae Chapman.1 
Children
  • Michael "Mike" Yeatts1
  • Dale Purnell Yeatts1,8
  • Mary Elizabeth Yeatts1,8

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Coy Lee Yeatts obituary in the Jul 11, 2008 edition.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles H. Yeatts obituary in the May 19, 1995 edition.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Coy Lee Yeatts1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. September 28, 1923, d. July 10, 2008
FatherCoy Oliver Yeatts1,8,2,3,6 b. April 26, 1899, d. June 28, 1984
MotherMary Lee Agee8,1,2,4,3,6 b. October 14, 1902, d. September 16, 1959
     Coy Lee Yeatts was buried at Meadows of Dan Baptist Church Cemetery, 2511 Jeb Highway, Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.2 He was born on September 28, 1923 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.2,5 He married Norene Dale Wood on April 18, 1953 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,2,6 Coy Lee Yeatts died on July 10, 2008 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia, at age 84.2,4 He Mr. Coy Lee Yeatts, 84, of Meadows of Dan, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2008, at his home. He was born in Patrick County on September 28, 1923, to the late Coy Oliver and Mary Lee Agee Yeatts. In addition to his parents, Mr. Yeatts was preceded in death by four sisters, Lorraine Sheets, Arlene Banks, and two infant sisters; and two brothers, James Byron Yeatts and Charles Henry Yeatts. He was a member of Reed Island Springs Baptist Church where he was a deacon, and had served in the United States Air Force during World War II. He operated the Mayberry Trading Post for several years, and was a member of the Meadows of Dan Ruritan Club. Mr. Yeatts is survived by his wife, Dale Wood Yeatts, of the home; one brother, Frederick Yeatts, of Bedford, Mass; four sisters, Virginia Dare Cohen. of Topeka, Kan., Edna Ann Copenhaver, of Chuquiak, Alaska, Geraldine Scardo, of Clintwood, Va., and Sandra Dean, of Charlotte, N.C; one brother-in-law, Dan C. Sheets, of Pueblo, Colo; and one sister-in-law, Elizabeth Yeatts, of New Kent, Va. Funeral services for Mr. Yeatts will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Reed Island Springs Baptist Church with Pastor Lonnie Hylton and the Rev. Clarence Marshall officiating. Burial will follow in the Meadows of Dan Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday evening, July 11, 2008, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church. Moody Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.moodyfuneralservices.com. on July 11, 2008.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 16, District 10, Smith River, Patrick Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 179, District 71-2, Blue Ridge, Patrick Co., Virginia3

Family

Norene Dale Wood
Marriage*Coy Lee Yeatts married Norene Dale Wood on April 18, 1953 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,2,6 

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Coy Lee Yeatts obituary in the Jul 11, 2008 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. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

James Byron Yeatts1,2,3,4

M, b. April 10, 1934, d. June 23, 1982
FatherCoy Oliver Yeatts1,2,5,4 b. April 26, 1899, d. June 28, 1984
MotherMary Lee Agee1,2,5,4 b. October 14, 1902, d. September 16, 1959
     His Social Security Number was 306-36-6713.6 James Byron Yeatts was buried at Yeatts Family Cemetery, on a hill in a pasture, near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Mayberry, Patrick Co., Virginia.1,4,7 He was born on April 10, 1934 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.1,6,3,4 He married Sherry Irwin in 1953.1 James Byron Yeatts died on June 23, 1982 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 48.4

Census Records

1940Dwelling 179, District 71-2, Blue Ridge, Patrick Co., Virginia5

Family

Sherry Irwin
Marriage*James Byron Yeatts married Sherry Irwin in 1953.1 
Child
  • Kevin Yeatts1

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Coy Lee Yeatts obituary in the Jul 11, 2008 edition.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S7188] Yeatts Cemetery, Patrick Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/

Mary Elizabeth Conner1,2,3

F, b. circa 1836, d. before June 8, 1880
FatherWilliam A. Conner1,4 b. August 23, 1805, d. April 8, 1888
MotherLucinda Cole1 b. circa 1811, d. before August 10, 1870
     Mary Elizabeth Conner was born circa 1836 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 She married Phillip J. Likens, son of Andrew Likens and Nancy Unknown, on January 19, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of January 19, 1853,her married name was Likens. As of June 21, 1863,her married name was Sheppard.4 Mary Elizabeth Conner married John Thomas Sheppard on June 21, 1863 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 Mary Elizabeth Conner died before June 8, 1880; Her husband John Sheppard had remarried by the 1880 Census.5

Census Records

1850Dwelling 81, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1860Dwelling 44, Vicinity of Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia6
1870Dwelling 294, Clendenin, Kanawha Co., West Virginia7

Family 1

Phillip J. Likens b. circa 1834, d. May 3, 1863
Marriage*Mary Elizabeth Conner married Phillip J. Likens, son of Andrew Likens and Nancy Unknown, on January 19, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Family 2

John Thomas Sheppard b. June 4, 1842, d. July 8, 1932
Marriage*Mary Elizabeth Conner married John Thomas Sheppard on June 21, 1863 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the William Thomas Likens death certificate.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S995] Beth Fridley, Raleigh County, WV, Birth Records, 1853-75.
  9. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.
  10. [S3248] Salt Lake City, Utah FamilySearch, Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916–1947.
  11. [S5940] Salt Lake City, UT FamilySearch, Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993.

Norma Lorraine Yeatts1,2

F, b. September 5, 1926, d. June 8, 2007
FatherCoy Oliver Yeatts1,3,4,5,2 b. April 26, 1899, d. June 28, 1984
MotherMary Lee Agee3,1,4,5,2 b. October 14, 1902, d. September 16, 1959
     Her Social Security Number was 522-38-8918.2 Norma Lorraine Yeatts was born on September 5, 1926 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.6,2 As of 1950,her married name was Sheets.1 She married Daniel Eugene Sheets in 1950.1,4 Norma Lorraine Yeatts died on June 8, 2007 at age 80.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 16, District 10, Smith River, Patrick Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 179, District 71-2, Blue Ridge, Patrick Co., Virginia5

Family

Daniel Eugene Sheets
Marriage*Norma Lorraine Yeatts married Daniel Eugene Sheets in 1950.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Coy Lee Yeatts obituary in the Jul 11, 2008 edition.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.

Alva Ruth Arlene Yeatts1,2,3,4

F, b. April 25, 1928, d. January 11, 1981
FatherCoy Oliver Yeatts5,6,7,3,4 b. April 26, 1899, d. June 28, 1984
MotherMary Lee Agee5,1,6,7,3,4 b. October 14, 1902, d. September 16, 1959
     Alva Ruth Arlene Yeatts was born on April 25, 1928 at Meadows of Dan, Patrick Co., Virginia.1,2,4 As of January 28, 1949,her married name was Banks.3 She married Clayton Arley Banks on January 28, 1949 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,3,8 Alva Ruth Arlene Yeatts died on January 11, 1981 at Galax, Virginia, at age 52.1,4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 16, District 10, Smith River, Patrick Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 179, District 71-2, Blue Ridge, Patrick Co., Virginia7

Family

Clayton Arley Banks b. December 29, 1927, d. December 31, 2004
Marriage*Alva Ruth Arlene Yeatts married Clayton Arley Banks on January 28, 1949 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1,3,8 
Children
  • Alva Paulette Banks1,3
  • Arley Lane Banks1,3

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Coy Lee Yeatts obituary in the Jul 11, 2008 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Clayton Arley Banks obituary in the Jan 7, 2005 edition.

Nellie Jane Conner1,2,3

F, b. March 6, 1897, d. January 29, 1972
FatherDaniel Adam Conner1,2,3,4,5 b. January 20, 1872, d. March 12, 1955
MotherLydia Amanda Conner1,2,3,4,5 b. June 23, 1875, d. February 22, 1959
     Nellie Jane Conner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7,5 She CHECK - Nellie Conner Ferris, 74, of Check, died at the home of her daughter in Salem. She was the wife of Harvey L. Ferris. Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Lorraine F. Hall, Salem; a son, Carlton L. Ferris, Salem; four sisters, Mrs. Vollie Manning, Mrs. Alvie Conner, Mrs. Virgie Conner, Mrs. Stefania Gearheart, Copper Hill. The funeral will be Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at Salem church, Floyd County, with burial in Restvale Cemetery, Copper Hill.7 She was born on March 6, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,5 She married Harvey Lee Ferris, son of Valentine T. Ferris and Lucinda Ann Elizabeth "Cindy" Aldridge, on February 28, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 As of February 28, 1923,her married name was Ferris. Nellie Jane Conner died on January 29, 1972 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 74.6,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 161, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 42, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 169, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 136, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 135, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Harvey Lee Ferris b. November 14, 1897, d. February 1, 1983
Marriage*Nellie Jane Conner married Harvey Lee Ferris, son of Valentine T. Ferris and Lucinda Ann Elizabeth "Cindy" Aldridge, on February 28, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 
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. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Nellie Conner Ferris obituary in an unknown edition.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lorraine Ferris Hall obituary in the Jul 27, 2005 edition.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

John W. Fisher1

M, b. circa 1867
     John W. Fisher was born circa 1867 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He married Emma Aludelia Drummond on February 13, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.1

Family

Emma Aludelia Drummond b. October 19, 1870, d. December 2, 1936
Marriage*John W. Fisher married Emma Aludelia Drummond on February 13, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.

Herbert Waymond "Hubb" Hancock1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. February 2, 1892, d. February 18, 1974
FatherRobert Watt Hancock7,2,3 b. November 3, 1864, d. February 20, 1922
MotherVirginia Lee "Virgie" Lamb7,2,3,8 b. August 25, 1866, d. December 29, 1925
     Herbert Waymond "Hubb" Hancock was buried at Meadowridge Memorial Park, Elkridge, Howard Co., Maryland.9,10 His Social Security Number was 212-09-4310.11 He was born on February 2, 1892 at Craig Co., Virginia; His draft cards list his place of birth as Low Moor, VA.7,11,9,5,6 He married Effie Catherine Lam circa 1913.4,10,12 Herbert Waymond "Hubb" Hancock died on February 18, 1974 at Maryland at age 82.11,9 He Hancock - On Monday February 18, 1974 Herbert W. of 2401 Mannlne Avenue, Edgemere beloved hus band of the late Effie C. (nee Lam) and devoted father of Helen Jarrard, Beatrice Glass, Marian Wamsley, Mary Jane James, Jessie Lee Hook, Daniel, Ernest, and Joseph Hancock and also survived by 27 grandchildren and 38 great grandchildren. Elder Hancock rests at the John J. Duda Funeral Home 7922 Wise Avenue, Dundalk, Visiting hours are from 3 until 5 and 7 until 9 P.M. Funeral services on Thursday at 10 A.M. Burial in Meadow Ridge Memorial Park. on February 20, 1974.10

Census Records

1900Dwelling 481, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 198, District 144, Porters Crossroads, Wythe Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 162, District 40, Pastures, Augusta Co., Virginia13
1930Dwelling 46, District 26, Union Bridge, Caroll Co., Maryland4
1940Dwelling 83, District 3-115, Edgemere, Baltimore Co., Maryland14

Occupation

1910Farm laborer3
1920Quarry foreman13
1930Steam shovel engineer4
1940Electric shovel engineer14

Family

Effie Catherine Lam b. September 11, 1894, d. January 28, 1968
Marriage*Herbert Waymond "Hubb" Hancock married Effie Catherine Lam circa 1913.4,10,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S779] Carmen Privett Jarvis (granddaughter of Viola Elizabeth Hancock), Steven Hancock in "Hancock Surname GenForum," listserve message Sep 10, 2000.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  7. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Virginia Lee Hancock obituary.
  9. [S6276] Meadowridge Memorial Park, Howard Co., MD, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  10. [S1710] Baltimore Sun, From the Herbert W. Hancock obituary in Feb 20, 1974 edition.
  11. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  12. [S1710] Baltimore Sun, From the Effie C. Lam Hancock obituary in Jan 29, 1968 edition.
  13. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  16. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  17. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. November 27, 1893, d. September 7, 1949
FatherRobert Watt Hancock1,2,8,3,6,7 b. November 3, 1864, d. February 20, 1922
MotherVirginia Lee "Virgie" Lamb1,2,8,3,6,7 b. August 25, 1866, d. December 29, 1925
     Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock was buried at Appomattox Cemetery, 703 North 21st Avenue, Hopewell, Virginia.9,6 She was born on November 27, 1893 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.8,6,7 As of circa 1912,her married name was Bishop.10 She married Arnold Bishop circa 1912.10,5,11 As of before April 2, 1930,her married name was Betts.4 Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock married Newman Bright Betts before April 2, 1930.4 Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock and Newman Bright Betts were divorced on November 21, 1935 at Hopewell, Virginia.12 As of September 17, 1937,her married name was Coffenberg.7 Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock married Ernest Walter Coffenberg on September 17, 1937 at Hopewell, Virginia.2,6,7 Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock died on September 7, 1949 at Hopewell, Virginia, at age 55.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 481, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 198, District 144, Porters Crossroads, Wythe Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 241, District 4, Lynchburg, VirginiaNell and her children were enumerated in the household of her mother Virginia.10
1930Dwelling 14, District 2, Hopewell, Virginia4
1940Dwelling 4, District 24-2582, New York, Kings Co., New York13

Family 1

Arnold Bishop b. April 28, 1892, d. December 24, 1918
Marriage*Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock married Arnold Bishop circa 1912.10,5,11 
Children

Family 2

Newman Bright Betts b. April 25, 1894, d. July 28, 1986
Marriage*Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock married Newman Bright Betts before April 2, 1930.4 
Divorce* Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock and Newman Bright Betts were divorced on November 21, 1935 at Hopewell, Virginia.12 

Family 3

Ernest Walter Coffenberg b. March 4, 1886, d. July 13, 1959
Marriage*Nellie Blake "Nell" Hancock married Ernest Walter Coffenberg on September 17, 1937 at Hopewell, Virginia.2,6,7 

Citations

  1. [S778] Michele M. Brown (granddaughter of Viola Elizabeth Hancock), "Hancock Genealogy," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec13, 2001.
  2. [S779] Carmen Privett Jarvis (granddaughter of Viola Elizabeth Hancock), Steven Hancock in "Hancock Surname GenForum," listserve message Sep 10, 2000.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S591] Richmond Times - Dispatch, From the Mary Lee Bishop Johnson obituary in the Oct 5, 2006 edition.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2896] Appomattox Cemetery, Hopewell, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=johnson&GSfn=benjamin&GSby=1938&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=65278222&CRid=1492175&df=all&
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S784] Progress-Index, The, From the Elizabeth B. Gleason obituary in the Nov 14, 2009 edition.
  12. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S783] Hopewell News, From the Roy Francis Bishop obituary in the Jul 8, 2004 edition.
  15. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  16. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Stella Watt Hancock1,2,3

F, b. April 13, 1897, d. June 23, 1983
FatherRobert Watt Hancock4,2,5,6,3 b. November 3, 1864, d. February 20, 1922
MotherVirginia Lee "Virgie" Lamb4,2,5,6,3 b. August 25, 1866, d. December 29, 1925
     Stella Watt Hancock was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,7,3 Her Social Security Number was 223-30-6539.8 She was born on April 13, 1897 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,8,3 As of circa 1913,her married name was Lawler.9 She married Dennis Nathan Lawler circa 1913 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,9,3 Stella Watt Hancock died on June 23, 1983 at Hopewell, Virginia, at age 86.8,1,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 481, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 198, District 144, Porters Crossroads, Wythe Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 60, District 77, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 257, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 8, District 3-5, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia11

Family

Dennis Nathan Lawler b. June 26, 1882, d. April 21, 1949
Marriage*Stella Watt Hancock married Dennis Nathan Lawler circa 1913 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,9,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S771] Bernice Lawler, "Stella Hancock Lawler," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 7, 2005 and Jan 9, 2007.
  2. [S779] Carmen Privett Jarvis (granddaughter of Viola Elizabeth Hancock), Steven Hancock in "Hancock Surname GenForum," listserve message Sep 10, 2000.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S778] Michele M. Brown (granddaughter of Viola Elizabeth Hancock), "Hancock Genealogy," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec13, 2001.
  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. [S3411] Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S1965] Nicely Funeral Home, online www.nicelyfuneralhome.com, From the Martha Lawler Van Buren obituary.
  13. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Robert Lee Lawler obituary in Feb 5, 1995 edition.
  15. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  17. [S1573] Atlanta Journal-Constitution, From the Harry Joseph Lawler obituary in the Sep 10, 2009 edition.