Sheldon Garwood Conner1,2

M, b. January 16, 1916, d. September 21, 1946
FatherAlbert Conner3,1,4,5,6,7,2 b. August 30, 1888, d. March 31, 1947
MotherOra Adaline "Orrie" Conner3,1,4,5,6,7,2 b. November 4, 1892, d. March 20, 1957
     Sheldon Garwood Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2 He was born on January 16, 1916 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Evelyn Poff, daughter of James Lafayette Poff and Ocie Adeline Wilson, on October 29, 1938 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,9 Sheldon Garwood Conner died on September 21, 1946 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 30.8,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 100, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 165, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 29, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1940Farm laborer7

Family

Evelyn Poff b. April 3, 1919, d. January 25, 2012
Marriage*Sheldon Garwood Conner married Evelyn Poff, daughter of James Lafayette Poff and Ocie Adeline Wilson, on October 29, 1938 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Veda Blye Conner Bowles obituary in the Jun 21, 2004 edition.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  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. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Evelyn Poff Conner obituary in the Jan 27, 2012 edition.
  10. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.