Louise Mabry1,2,3

F, b. April 29, 1926, d. November 20, 1997
FatherClarence Mabry1,3 b. April 27, 1902, d. June 18, 1991
MotherMary Agnes Tickle1,3
     Her Social Security Number was 230-34-0206.4 Louise Mabry was buried at Hebron United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rt. 606, Barbours Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.2 She was born on April 29, 1926 at Pulaski Co., Virginia.4,1 She married Cecil F. "Shorty" Switzer, son of John Steel Switzer and Naomi Clyde "Neoma" Crawford, on November 30, 1941 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of November 30, 1941,her married name was Switzer. Louise Mabry died on November 20, 1997 at Virginia at age 71.4,2 She SWITZER, Louise Mabry, 71, of New Castle, died Thursday, November 20, 1997. She is survived by her husband, Cecil F. Switzer of New Castle; eight children, Clarence Switzer of Roanoke, Betty Hale of New Castle, Gary Switzer of Goodview, Richard Switzer of Troutville, Jerry Switzer of Ferrum, Kevin Switzer of Blue Ridge, Rebecca Switzer of Fincastle and Martha Mills of Troutville. She had 22 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Also surviving are four sisters, Virginia Epperly, Margie Warburton, Anna Mary McPeak and Mildred Jones; three brothers, Thomas Mabry, Otis Mabry and Douglas Mabry, and a host of many relatives and friends. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Alzheimers Foundation or Kidney Foundation. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 23, at Hebron United Methodist Church in New Castle. The service will be conducted by Ernest Fulcher. on November 22, 1997.2

Family

Cecil F. "Shorty" Switzer b. July 3, 1920, d. June 26, 2003
Marriage*She married Cecil F. "Shorty" Switzer, son of John Steel Switzer and Naomi Clyde "Neoma" Crawford, on November 30, 1941 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children
  • Richard Switzer5,2,6
  • Cecil "Kevin" Switzer5,2,6
  • Betty Switzer5,2,6
  • Martha Switzer5,2,6
  • Clarence "Fred" Switzer5,2,6
  • Gary Robert Switzer5,2,6
  • Jerry Edward Switzer5,2,6 b. December 17, 1956, d. June 23, 2014
  • Rebecca D. Switzer5,2,6

Citations

  1. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Louise Mabry Switzer obituary in the Nov 22, 1997 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Clarence Mabry obituary in the Jun 19, 1991 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cecil F. Switzer obituary in the Jun 27, 2003 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jerry Edward Switzer obituary in the Jun 25, 2014 edition.

Clarence Mabry1

M, b. April 27, 1902, d. June 18, 1991
     Clarence Mabry was buried at Highland Memory Gardens, Rt. 11 between Dublin and Radford, Pulaski Co., Virginia.1 He married Mary Agnes Tickle.2 Clarence Mabry was born on April 27, 1902 at Carroll Co., Virginia.1 He died on June 18, 1991 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 89.1 He Clarence Mabry, age 89, of Meadowbrook Nursing Home, Shawsville, Va., formerly of Dublin, died early Tuesday morning in the Meadowbrook Nursing Home. He was born April 27, 1902, in Carroll County, Va. He was the son of the late Thomas Jefferson Mabry and Artie M. Worrell Mabry. He attended the Christian Fellowship Tabernacle, Christiansburg, Va. He was a retired supervisor for the Radford Army Ammunition Plant, Radford. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Cecil F. (Louise) Switzer, New Castle, Va; Mrs. James W. (Virginia) Epperly, Roanoke, Va; Mrs. Lewis "Bud" (Margie) Warburton, Pulaski, Va; Mrs. Aaron J. (Annie) McPeak, Sr., Radford, Va; Mrs. Charles T. (Mildred) Jones, Salem, Va; three sons, Clarence Tommy Mabry, Pembrook, Va; James Otis Mabry, Pulaski, Va; Larry Douglas Mabry, Polkton, N.C; 34 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Stella Nester, Rockville, Md; Mrs. Ethel Tickle, Dublin, Va; Mrs. Jess (Della) Tolbert, Dublin, Va. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at the Bower Funeral Chapel, Pulaski, with the Rev. Earnest Fulcher officiating. Interment will follow in the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin, Va. Visiting will be anytime Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Bower Funeral Chapel, Pulaski. Bower Funeral Chapel, 1631 Bob White Blvd., Pulaski, is handling the arrangements. on June 19, 1991.1

Family

Mary Agnes Tickle
Marriage*He married Mary Agnes Tickle.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Clarence Mabry obituary in the Jun 19, 1991 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Larry Douglas Mabry obituary in the Jan 18, 2001 edition.
  3. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.

James Arthur Pennington1,2,3

M, b. August 31, 1902, d. August 28, 1978
     His Social Security Number was 225-10-6756.4 James Arthur Pennington was buried at Crawford Cemetery, beside Crossroads Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "U.S. Army WWII."2 He was born on August 31, 1902 at Grayson Co., Virginia.2,1,4,3 He married Irene Mylissa Crawford, daughter of Lewis Osborn Crawford and Ora Craig Craft, on January 10, 1942 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,5 James Arthur Pennington died on August 28, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 75.2,3

Occupation

1942Clerk1

Family

Irene Mylissa Crawford b. April 21, 1908, d. November 18, 1986
Marriage*James Arthur Pennington married Irene Mylissa Crawford, daughter of Lewis Osborn Crawford and Ora Craig Craft, on January 10, 1942 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,5 

Citations

  1. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  2. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.

Lannie Coyle Carper1

M, b. September 3, 1893, d. March 30, 1967
     His Social Security Number was 229-09-3702.2 Lannie Coyle Carper was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "VA PVT CO H INF WWI."3 He was born on September 3, 1893 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Ethel May Price on January 21, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 Lannie Coyle Carper died on March 30, 1967 at age 73.3

Family

Ethel May Price b. October 14, 1901, d. May 23, 1988
Marriage*He married Ethel May Price on January 21, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  4. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  5. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alma Elmore obituary in the May 18, 2011 edition.

Ethel May Price

F, b. October 14, 1901, d. May 23, 1988
     Ethel May Price was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on October 14, 1901 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Lannie Coyle Carper on January 21, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 As of January 21, 1920,her married name was Carper. Ethel May Price died on May 23, 1988 at age 86.2,1

Family

Lannie Coyle Carper b. September 3, 1893, d. March 30, 1967
Marriage*She married Lannie Coyle Carper on January 21, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  4. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alma Elmore obituary in the May 18, 2011 edition.

George Washington "Watt" Vest1

M, b. April 24, 1840, d. July 9, 1929
FatherLittleberry "Berry" Vest1 b. November 28, 1774, d. November 14, 1868
MotherSarah "Sally" James1 b. April 12, 1802, d. May 18, 1878
     George Washington "Watt" Vest was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He Virginia State Rangers and State Line, by Osborne and Weaver, p. 276 - George Washington Vest, Company H, 5th VSL. Later served Company B., 21st Virginia Cavalry, enlisted on April 1, 1863, age 20, resident of Floyd Co., Virginia, farmer. Deed made Nov 22, 1875, between Mary Jane Vest, widow of Jacob Vest, deceased of the First part and George W. Vest of the 2nd part, for the sum of $50 she sold her entire interest in this land sold to George W. Vest by her husband Jacob Vest fifty acres known as the hickory hollow on the waters of Flat Run by the lands of Jacob P. Conner, G. W. Vest, Isaac Beckleheimer, and Bird Smith. Deed made Feb 25, 1901 between G. W. Vest of the 1st part and G. M. Hall of the 2nd part, $300 for 75 acres more or less, on the South Fork of the Roanoke and bounded on the north of Profits land, known as Jacob Conners land; on the west by G. W. Kings land, known as Bird Smith's land; on the south by Joseph Poff's land, known as Charles Beckleheimer's land and on the east by G. M. Hall's land. Book 27, page 417 Floyd Co., Virginia. He was born on April 24, 1840 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Rebecca "Becky" Likens, daughter of Samuel Likens Sr. and Lydia Unknown, on December 6, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 George Washington "Watt" Vest died on July 9, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.2,3

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Rebecca "Becky" Likens b. April 1, 1838, d. March 20, 1922
Marriage*George Washington "Watt" Vest married Rebecca "Becky" Likens, daughter of Samuel Likens Sr. and Lydia Unknown, on December 6, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the John Vest death certificate.
  8. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Mildred Annabelle Craft1,2

F, b. July 23, 1920, d. July 26, 1979
FatherHarry Charles Craft3,1,4,2 b. March 5, 1888, d. February 26, 1953
MotherMargaret Edna "Maggie" Craft3,1,4,2 b. January 16, 1890, d. April 14, 1967
     Her Social Security Number was 224-16-1730.5 Mildred Annabelle Craft was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.6,7 She was born on July 23, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.5,1,7,2 She married Alfred David Zimmerman Jr., son of Alfred David Zimmerman and Eva Scruggs, on November 19, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,7 As of November 19, 1942,her married name was Zimmerman. Mildred Annabelle Craft died on July 26, 1979 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 59.6,7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 79, District 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 24, District 23-2, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1940Bookkeeper4

Family

Alfred David Zimmerman Jr. b. August 9, 1919, d. January 10, 1990
Marriage*Mildred Annabelle Craft married Alfred David Zimmerman Jr., son of Alfred David Zimmerman and Eva Scruggs, on November 19, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,7 
Child
  • Betty Ann Zimmerman8,9

Citations

  1. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S1321] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of John Spencer Craft."
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Alfred David Zimmerman Jr.1,2,3,4

M, b. August 9, 1919, d. January 10, 1990
FatherAlfred David Zimmerman2,3 b. October 14, 1889, d. September 26, 1971
MotherEva Scruggs2,3 b. December 28, 1894, d. October 16, 1982
     Alfred David Zimmerman Jr. was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 His Social Security Number was 225-01-7642.5 He was born on August 9, 1919 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.5,1,2,4,3 He married Mildred Annabelle Craft, daughter of Harry Charles Craft and Margaret Edna "Maggie" Craft, on November 19, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,3 Alfred David Zimmerman Jr. died on January 10, 1990 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 70.5,1,3

Family

Mildred Annabelle Craft b. July 23, 1920, d. July 26, 1979
Marriage*He married Mildred Annabelle Craft, daughter of Harry Charles Craft and Margaret Edna "Maggie" Craft, on November 19, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,3 
Child
  • Betty Ann Zimmerman6,7

Citations

  1. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [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.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S1321] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of John Spencer Craft."
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Alfred David Zimmerman1,2

M, b. October 14, 1889, d. September 26, 1971
     Alfred David Zimmerman was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.1 He married Eva Scruggs.1 Alfred David Zimmerman was born on October 14, 1889 at Virginia.1,2 He died on September 26, 1971 at age 81.1

Family

Eva Scruggs b. December 28, 1894, d. October 16, 1982
Marriage*He married Eva Scruggs.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Eva Scruggs1

F, b. December 28, 1894, d. October 16, 1982
     Eva Scruggs married Alfred David Zimmerman.1 Eva Scruggs was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.1 Her married name was Zimmerman. She was born on December 28, 1894.1 She died on October 16, 1982 at age 87.1

Family

Alfred David Zimmerman b. October 14, 1889, d. September 26, 1971
Marriage*She married Alfred David Zimmerman.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

William Lee "Bill" Wallace1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 22, 1913, d. October 2, 2002
FatherHenley Milton Wallace1 b. October 20, 1880, d. January 19, 1945
MotherOmah Della Ferrell1 b. June 16, 1881, d. April 26, 1957
     His Social Security Number was 230-03-0021.6 William Lee "Bill" Wallace was buried at Ross Cemetery, near Rt. 606, east of Rt. 615, Craig Co., Virginia.2,5 He was born on October 22, 1913 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,6,3,5 He married Ida Mae Ruble, daughter of Terry Virgil Ruble and Leota Ethel Caldwell, on December 23, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,7 William Lee "Bill" Wallace died on October 2, 2002 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 88.6,2,4,5 He WALLACE, William Lee, (Bill), 88, of New Castle, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2002. Bill was a lifelong resident and farmer of Craig County. He was also a member of New Bethel Christian Church. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Ida Mae Wallace; son, Chester W. Wallace, both of Craig County; daughter Esther S. Wallace of Charlotte, N.C; several nieces, nephews and host of friends. Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, October 4, 2002, at the Ross Cemetery with Dr. Ernie Johnson officiating. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Paitsel Funeral Home, New Castle. on October 4, 2002.2

Occupation

1942Farmer1

Family

Ida Mae Ruble b. November 26, 1923, d. April 7, 2020
Marriage*William Lee "Bill" Wallace married Ida Mae Ruble, daughter of Terry Virgil Ruble and Leota Ethel Caldwell, on December 23, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,7 
Children
  • Chester William Wallace8,2,7
  • Esther Susan Wallace8,2,7

Citations

  1. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Lee Wallace obituary in the Oct 4, 2002 edition.
  3. [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.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S5869] Ross Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ida Mae Ruble Wallace obituary in the Apr 10, 2020 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Elmer Johnson Ruble obituary in the Dec 27, 2001 edition.

Vinnie Marilyn Craft1,2,3

F, b. May 24, 1914, d. December 16, 1993
FatherIrving Zedrick Craft4,1 b. June 17, 1878, d. February 15, 1935
MotherEdna Hattie Paitsel4,1,5 b. November 12, 1884, d. September 15, 1970
     Vinnie Marilyn Craft was buried at Cedar Hill Cemetery, 1521 South Carpenter Drive, Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,3 She was born on May 24, 1914 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Eli Collins on November 18, 1944 at Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1 As of November 18, 1944,her married name was Collins. Vinnie Marilyn Craft died on December 16, 1993 at Virginia at age 79.2,3 She COLLINS, Marilyn Craft, 79, of Covington, died Thursday, December 16, 1993. Graveside services 2 p.m. Friday, Cedar Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Arritt Funeral Home. on December 17, 1993.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 100, District 77, Ward 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 268, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5

Family

Eli Collins
Marriage*Vinnie Marilyn Craft married Eli Collins on November 18, 1944 at Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  2. [S3866] Cedar Hill Cemetery, Covington, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marilyn Craft Collins obituary in the Dec 17, 1993 edition.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Dorothy Mae Douglas1,2

F, b. August 30, 1926, d. August 7, 1997
FatherErnest McKay Douglas Sr.3,1,2,4,5 b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
MotherThelma Pearl Craft3,1,2,4,5 b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
     Her married name was Gilbert.4 Dorothy Mae Douglas was buried at Bellevue Cemetery and Mausoleum, 1240 West G Street, Ontario, San Bernardino Co., California.6 Her married name was Griego. Her Social Security Number was 231-32-5291.7 She married Unknown Griego.3,8 Dorothy Mae Douglas married Unknown Gilbert.4 Dorothy Mae Douglas was born on August 30, 1926 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.7,1,2,8,6 She married Signal Albert Gardner, son of Harvey Albert Gardner and Ella Ora Bishop, on August 24, 1945 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 As of August 24, 1945,her married name was Gardner. Dorothy Mae Douglas died on August 7, 1997 at Chino, San Bernardino Co., California, at age 70.7,8,6

Census Records

1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5

Family 1

Unknown Gilbert
Marriage*Dorothy Mae Douglas married Unknown Gilbert.4 

Family 2

Unknown Griego
Marriage*Dorothy Mae Douglas married Unknown Griego.3,8 

Family 3

Signal Albert Gardner b. July 31, 1925, d. March 28, 1991
Marriage*Dorothy Mae Douglas married Signal Albert Gardner, son of Harvey Albert Gardner and Ella Ora Bishop, on August 24, 1945 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 
Child
  • Judy Lou Gardner1

Citations

  1. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  2. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  3. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S4456] Bellevue Cemetery and Mausoleum, San Bernadino Co., CA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Signal Albert Gardner1,2,3

M, b. July 31, 1925, d. March 28, 1991
FatherHarvey Albert Gardner1,2,3,4 b. June 12, 1900, d. July 8, 1971
MotherElla Ora Bishop1,2,3,4 b. September 10, 1897, d. March 24, 1968
     Signal Albert Gardner was buried at Oak Lawn Mausoleum and Memory Gardens, 1921 Shutterlee Mill Road, Augusta Co., Virginia.5 His Social Security Number was 224-24-3037.6 He was born on July 31, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2,3 He married Dorothy Mae Douglas, daughter of Ernest McKay Douglas Sr. and Thelma Pearl Craft, on August 24, 1945 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 Signal Albert Gardner died on March 28, 1991 at Waynesboro, Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 65.6,1,5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 3, District 1, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Dorothy Mae Douglas b. August 30, 1926, d. August 7, 1997
Marriage*Signal Albert Gardner married Dorothy Mae Douglas, daughter of Ernest McKay Douglas Sr. and Thelma Pearl Craft, on August 24, 1945 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 
Child
  • Judy Lou Gardner1

Citations

  1. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S4045] Oak Lawn Mausoleum and Memory Gardens, Augusta Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Harvey Albert Gardner1,2,3

M, b. June 12, 1900, d. July 8, 1971
FatherJames Anderson Gardner4,1 b. January 27, 1857, d. January 26, 1948
MotherHenrietta Alice Akers4,1 b. May 6, 1861, d. December 18, 1937
     Harvey Albert Gardner was buried at Gardner Cemetery (also known as Bishop Cemetery), near the intersection of Rt. 718 and Rt. 750, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6,3 His Social Security Number was 223-24-1101.7 He was born on June 12, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6,2,7,3 He married Mary Gertrude Light, daughter of William Thomas Light and Eliza Ellen Long, on December 5, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,6,1,3 Harvey Albert Gardner married Ella Ora Bishop on October 4, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 Harvey Albert Gardner died on July 8, 1971 at Galax, Virginia, at age 71.5,6,1,3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 22, District 92, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 3, District 1, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1920Farm laborer8
1924Farmer4
1930Farmer9

Family 1

Mary Gertrude Light b. June 5, 1902, d. July 30, 1923
Marriage*Harvey Albert Gardner married Mary Gertrude Light, daughter of William Thomas Light and Eliza Ellen Long, on December 5, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,6,1,3 
Child

Family 2

Ella Ora Bishop b. September 10, 1897, d. March 24, 1968
Marriage*Harvey Albert Gardner married Ella Ora Bishop on October 4, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S214] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Gardner Cemetery.
  6. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  12. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.

Ella Ora Bishop1,2

F, b. September 10, 1897, d. March 24, 1968
     Ella Ora Bishop was buried at Gardner Cemetery (also known as Bishop Cemetery), near the intersection of Rt. 718 and Rt. 750, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on September 10, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3,1,2 She married Harvey Albert Gardner, son of James Anderson Gardner and Henrietta Alice Akers, on October 4, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 As of October 4, 1924,her married name was Gardner. Ella Ora Bishop died on March 24, 1968 at age 70; Floyd Co. Vriginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1 has a death date of Jan 24, 1968.3,1,2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 3, District 1, Alum Ridge, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

Harvey Albert Gardner b. June 12, 1900, d. July 8, 1971
Marriage*Ella Ora Bishop married Harvey Albert Gardner, son of James Anderson Gardner and Henrietta Alice Akers, on October 4, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S214] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Gardner Cemetery.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  7. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.

Robert Lee "Bob" Douglas1,2,3

M, b. March 28, 1917, d. June 23, 1975
FatherErnest McKay Douglas Sr.4,5,6,7 b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
MotherThelma Pearl Craft4,5,6,7 b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
     His Social Security Number was 225-12-9179.8 Robert Lee "Bob" Douglas was buried at North Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Ellett, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He was born on March 28, 1917 at Craig Co., Virginia.8,1,2 He married Helen Dorcas Richardson on June 10, 1938 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 Robert Lee "Bob" Douglas died on June 23, 1975 at age 58.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 92, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1940Farmer7

Family

Helen Dorcas Richardson b. April 25, 1917, d. June 29, 2005
Marriage*Robert Lee "Bob" Douglas married Helen Dorcas Richardson on June 10, 1938 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Children
  • Joyce Douglas3
  • Rita Douglas3
  • Bettie Douglas7

Citations

  1. [S252] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, North Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  2. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Helen Dorcas Douglas obituary in the Jul 1, 2005 edition.
  4. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  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.

Lillian Kathleen "Lillie" Douglas1,2,3,4

F, b. circa June, 1919, d. May 16, 1970
FatherErnest McKay Douglas Sr.1,2,3,5,6,4 b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
MotherThelma Pearl Craft1,2,3,5,6,4 b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
     Lillian Kathleen "Lillie" Douglas was born circa June, 1919 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,4 As of March 4, 1950,her married name was Howerton.4 She married Alex H. Howerton on March 4, 1950 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,8,4 Lillian Kathleen "Lillie" Douglas died on May 16, 1970.7

Census Records

1920Dwelling 92, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6

Family 1

Children

Family 2

Alex H. Howerton b. May 5, 1896, d. September, 1982
Marriage*Lillian Kathleen "Lillie" Douglas married Alex H. Howerton on March 4, 1950 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,8,4 

Citations

  1. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  2. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S678] Doris Boahn, "Douglas-Dove," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 2005.
  8. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Shelby Jean Whitlow obituary in the Jun 12, 2004 edition.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Frank Henry Douglas1,2,3

M, b. February 19, 1921, d. April 16, 1997
FatherErnest McKay Douglas Sr.4,2,5,6 b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
MotherThelma Pearl Craft4,2,5,6 b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
     His Social Security Number was 229-14-5207.1 Frank Henry Douglas was buried at Cooper Cemetery, DeRidder, Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.7 He married Erma Stamp.3 Frank Henry Douglas was born on February 19, 1921 at Virginia.1,7 He died on April 16, 1997 at Louisiana at age 76.1,7

Census Records

1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1940Farm laborer6

Family

Erma Stamp
Marriage*Frank Henry Douglas married Erma Stamp.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  3. [S940] Doris Boahn, "Douglas/Taylor," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jun 14 and Jun 23, 2005.
  4. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2819] Cooper Cemetery, Beauregard Parish, LA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=douglas&GSfn=frank&GSby=1921&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=all&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=6859471&CRid=67282&df=all&
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Sharon Douglas Bass obitutary in an unknown edition.

John Mack Douglas1,2,3

M, b. April 1, 1923, d. June 27, 1972
FatherErnest McKay Douglas Sr.4,5,2,6,7 b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
MotherThelma Pearl Craft4,5,2,6,7 b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
     His Social Security Number was 228-30-9359.8 John Mack Douglas married Helen Gene Niemeyer.1 John Mack Douglas was born on April 1, 1923 at Craig Co., Virginia.5,8,2 He married Pearlie Payne Fisher, daughter of Jesse Gilbert Fisher and Verlie B. Saunders, on July 23, 1947 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,3 John Mack Douglas died on June 27, 1972 at Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 49.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7

Family 1

Helen Gene Niemeyer
Marriage*John Mack Douglas married Helen Gene Niemeyer.1 

Family 2

Pearlie Payne Fisher b. July 13, 1925, d. November 29, 2005
Marriage*John Mack Douglas married Pearlie Payne Fisher, daughter of Jesse Gilbert Fisher and Verlie B. Saunders, on July 23, 1947 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,3 
Children
  • Glen Mack Douglas1,3
  • Robert Lee Douglas1,3

Citations

  1. [S678] Doris Boahn, "Douglas-Dove," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 2005.
  2. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Pearlie Payne Fisher obitutary in the Dec 1, 2005 edition.
  4. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  5. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  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.