Earsel Whitfield Conner1,2,3

M, b. March 27, 1919, d. February 21, 1923
FatherBrainard Whitfield "Branard" Conner4,5,1,3 b. October 21, 1875, d. November 26, 1945
MotherMartha Jane "Janey" Vest4,5,3 b. December 23, 1878, d. January 30, 1957
     Earsel Whitfield Conner was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,4 He was born on March 27, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,3 He died on February 21, 1923 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 3.6,4,1,3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 137, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Citations

  1. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  2. [S2081] Floyd Co., VA Death Certificate Index, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vafloyd/DeathCertificate.html
  3. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Earsel Whitfield Conner death certificate.
  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. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.

Rispy I. Muncy1,2,3

F, b. March 6, 1896, d. September 14, 1914
FatherJoseph Kyle Muncy2,1,4,5,3 b. August 17, 1874, d. April 12, 1961
MotherCora Alice "Rosa" Light1,2,4,5,3 b. January 10, 1876, d. 1932
     Rispy I. Muncy was buried at McNeil Cemetery, Griffith Creek Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.6 She was born on March 6, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6,3 She married Charles Clifton "Charlie" McNeil, son of Henry McNeil and Mary E. Delilah Smith, on April 16, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,7,1,3,8 As of April 16, 1912,her married name was McNeil. Rispy I. Muncy died on September 14, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 18.1,9,6,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 210, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 153, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

Charles Clifton "Charlie" McNeil b. July 8, 1890, d. September 11, 1975
Marriage*Rispy I. Muncy married Charles Clifton "Charlie" McNeil, son of Henry McNeil and Mary E. Delilah Smith, on April 16, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,7,1,3,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S911] Paul McNeil, "McNeil Genealogy."
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1733] McNeil Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vafloyd/McNeilCemetery.html
  7. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  10. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the infant McNeil death certificate.
  11. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698

Mahala Ann "Sis" Conner1,2,3

F, b. June 5, 1871, d. March 15, 1936
FatherWilliam Morgan Conner2,1,4,3 b. October, 1847, d. October 23, 1913
MotherElsie Emily "Emma" Manning1,2,4,3 b. February 18, 1847, d. October 25, 1930
     Mahala Ann "Sis" Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,2 She was born on June 5, 1871 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married John Henry Anderson Aldridge, son of William H. Aldredge and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on March 15, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 As of March 15, 1894,her married name was Aldridge. Mahala Ann "Sis" Conner died on March 15, 1936 at Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 64.5,2,3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 149, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 200, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 91, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 15, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 246, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Family

John Henry Anderson Aldridge b. September 16, 1869, d. September 27, 1954
Marriage*Mahala Ann "Sis" Conner married John Henry Anderson Aldridge, son of William H. Aldredge and Sarah Elizabeth Conner, on March 15, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S184] Martinsville Bulletin, Fom the Lucy Aldridge Holcomb obituary in the May 21, 2004 edition.

Raymond Thomas Casey1

M, b. May 31, 1919, d. January 7, 1963
     Raymond Thomas Casey was born on May 31, 1919 at Brockville, Ontario, Canada.2,1 He married Frances Jeanette Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on December 20, 1943 at Washington, D.C..2,1,3,4 Raymond Thomas Casey died on January 7, 1963 at Seoul, Korea, at age 43.3 He Princeton - Sgt. 1. C. Raymond T. Casey, 43, died Monday in Seoul, Korea, apparently of a heart attack. He had been stationed in Korea since November. He had been in the Army for 18 years. He was a member of the Catholic church, the Holy Name Society of the Catholic church in Seoul, and the American Legion. He was born in Montreal, Canada, son of the late Charles B. and Margaret McCartin Casey. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Jeanette Conner Casey, Princeton; three sons, Richard, Michael, and Charles; five daughters, Joan Marie, Patricia Ann, Francis Clara, Mary Margaret and Maureen Annette Casey, all at home; three sisters, Mrs. Helen Slivinski, Miss Rita Casey, Norwich, Conn., and Mrs. Mary Selinger, Boston; three brothers, Harold and Charles Casey, Syracuse, N.Y., and Bernard Casey, New Orleans. The body will be returned to Memorial Funeral Directory and funeral arrangements will be announced later. on January 10, 1963.3

Family

Frances Jeanette Conner
Marriage*He married Frances Jeanette Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on December 20, 1943 at Washington, D.C..2,1,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.
  3. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Raymond T. Casey obituary in the Jan 10, 1963 edition.
  4. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the William Thomas Abernethy obituary in the Nov 19, 1975 edition.
  5. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Richard Thomas Casey, Sr. obituary in the Feb 10, 2011 edition.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr.1,2

M, b. December 19, 1946, d. February 9, 2011
FatherRaymond Thomas Casey3,1,4,2 b. May 31, 1919, d. January 7, 1963
MotherFrances Jeanette Conner3,1,4,2
     Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 He was born on December 19, 1946 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,1,5 He married Barbara Jane Rumburg on February 12, 1966 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. and Barbara Jane Rumburg were divorced on February 13, 1976 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. married Frances Ann Hudgins on January 30, 1978.1 Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. and Frances Ann Hudgins were divorced in July, 1980. Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. died on February 9, 2011 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 64.2,5 He PRINCETON — Richard Thomas (Rick) Casey Sr., 64, of N. 3rd Street, Princeton, passed away on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 in Princeton after having spent much of the last year at UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville, Va. Rick is the son of the late Sgt. Major Raymond T. Casey and Frances Jeanette Conner Casey of Princeton. He graduated from Princeton High School in 1965. He served in the U.S. Army from 1966-1969 and later earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing and Management from Concord College and then a Master's Degree from West Virginia University. For the past 16 years he has been employed by the West Virginia State Tax Department as an auditor in the Property Tax Division. Over the years Richard had been a member of the UMWA having worked in the coal mines, worked as a manager of Shoney's in Princeton, Bluefield and Charlotte, N.C. Richard loved coaching his sons and other young people in Little League baseball and football and was instrumental in the construction of Gardner Field. He was an avid supporter of WVU football and basketball. Richard was a member of the Princeton Jaycees and Kiwanis and attended the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Princeton. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Michael Charles Casey. Richard is survived by two sons, Richard T. Casey Jr. of Princeton and Charles Jeffrey Casey and wife Lesley Schumacher Casey of Sumter, S.C; and a daughter, Robyn Hudgins Belcher and husband John of Blacksburg, Va. In addition, he was adored by granddaughter, Krista Casey Johnson and husband Jason; and grandson, Chad Casey of Johnson City, Tenn; granddaughter, Savannah Casey; and grandson, Preston Raymond Casey of Sumter, S.C; and granddaughter, Shanna; granddaughter, Shanna; grandsons, Zachary and Jakob of Blacksburg, Va. He is survived by five sisters, Joan Casey Ellis Lyons of Richmond, Va., Patricia Casey Basham of Chattanooga, Tenn., Mary Casey Walkup of Buckeye, Frances Casey Knowles of Van Nuys, Calif. and Maureen Casey of Chimaltenango, Guatemala; one brother, Robert Casey of Elkins; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 12, 2011 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Father Paul Wharton officiating. The West Virginia Honor Guard will conducted military services. Following the service, the family will honor his request, and his body will be cremated, and he then will be laid to rest with his father and brother at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the service hour. Family and friends may share messages of love and concerns along with memories via www.memorialfd.com The Casey family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton. on February 10, 2011.2

Family 1

Barbara Jane Rumburg
Marriage*He married Barbara Jane Rumburg on February 12, 1966 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 
Divorce* Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. and Barbara Jane Rumburg were divorced on February 13, 1976 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 
Children
  • Richard Thomas Casey Jr.3,1,2
  • Charles Jeffrey Casey3,1,2

Family 2

Frances Ann Hudgins
Marriage*Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. married Frances Ann Hudgins on January 30, 1978.1 
Divorce* Richard Thomas "Rick" Casey Sr. and Frances Ann Hudgins were divorced in July, 1980. 
Child
  • Robyn Hudgins2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Richard Thomas Casey, Sr. obituary in the Feb 10, 2011 edition.
  3. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.
  4. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Raymond T. Casey obituary in the Jan 10, 1963 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Michael Charles Casey1,2

M, b. March 23, 1948, d. April 6, 1986
FatherRaymond Thomas Casey3,1,4,2 b. May 31, 1919, d. January 7, 1963
MotherFrances Jeanette Conner3,1,4,2
     His Social Security Number was 220-42-9641.5 Michael Charles Casey 1974-1982 Director & Actor at American Theatre of Arts, Hollywood, California. Stage name was "Dave Casey" Appeared in "Masada" Director, Dance, Voice, Mime 1982 Photographer for Playwright Lewis Weisberg. He was born on March 23, 1948 at Alexandria, Virginia.3,1,6,5 He died on April 6, 1986 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, at age 38.3,6

Occupation

Rehabilitation counselor

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Richard Thomas Casey, Sr. obituary in the Feb 10, 2011 edition.
  3. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.
  4. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Raymond T. Casey obituary in the Jan 10, 1963 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.

Lester Sylvester Statler1

M, b. March 24, 1927, d. September 9, 1999
     His Social Security Number was 364-20-4715.2 Lester Sylvester Statler was born on March 24, 1927 at Missouri.2,3 He married Betty June Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on June 30, 1948.1 Lester Sylvester Statler and Betty June Conner were divorced in August, 1953.1 Lester Sylvester Statler died on September 9, 1999 at Montgomery Co., Ohio, at age 72.2,3

Family

Betty June Conner b. November 4, 1930, d. February 5, 2011
Marriage*He married Betty June Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on June 30, 1948.1 
Divorce* Lester Sylvester Statler and Betty June Conner were divorced in August, 1953.1 
Children
  • Lester Steven Statler4,1
  • Marc Gordon Slater4,1

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  4. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.

Lydia Peradine Conner1,2,3

F, b. September 2, 1872, d. March 28, 1959
FatherWilliam Morgan Conner4,5,6 b. October, 1847, d. October 23, 1913
MotherElsie Emily "Emma" Manning4,5,6 b. February 18, 1847, d. October 25, 1930
     Lydia Peradine Conner was buried at Simpson Cemetery, Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on September 2, 1872 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Sep 2, 1871.2,4,6 She married Preston Edward Simpson, son of Jesse Milton Simpson and Mary Mourning Pugh, on December 29, 1892 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,6 As of December 29, 1892,her married name was Simpson. Lydia Peradine Conner died on March 28, 1959 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 86.6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 149, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 103, District 73, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 317, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 72, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 210, District 27, Roanoke, Virginia10

Family

Preston Edward Simpson b. September 5, 1872, d. May 13, 1938
Marriage*Lydia Peradine Conner married Preston Edward Simpson, son of Jesse Milton Simpson and Mary Mourning Pugh, on December 29, 1892 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S183] Roanoke Regional Preservation Office, Cemeteries in Roanoke County, Virginia.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Louise Craighead obituary in the Sep 30, 1999 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Roxie Simpson Sisson obituary in the Mar 6, 1990 edition.
  13. [S926] Genevieve Henderson, Preston Edward Simpson.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  16. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Moyer Simpson obituary in the Mar 27, 2001 edition.

James Curtis Sparks1

M, b. December 25, 1928, d. November 5, 2008
     His Social Security Number was 234-40-9020.2 James Curtis Sparks was born on December 25, 1928.3,2 He married Betty June Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on July 27, 1958.3,1,4,5 James Curtis Sparks died on November 5, 2008 at West Virginia at age 79.2,4

Family

Betty June Conner b. November 4, 1930, d. February 5, 2011
Marriage*He married Betty June Conner, daughter of A. R. B. Conner and Clara Bena Wheby, on July 27, 1958.3,1,4,5 
Children
  • James Madison "Jim" Sparks3,1
  • June Marie Sparks3,1

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.
  4. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Betty June Conner Sparks obituary in the Feb 8, 2011 edition.
  5. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the William Thomas Abernethy obituary in the Nov 19, 1975 edition.

William Clement Morgan Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. July 12, 1874, d. May 13, 1966
FatherWilliam Morgan Conner2,1,5,6,4 b. October, 1847, d. October 23, 1913
MotherElsie Emily "Emma" Manning2,1,5,6 b. February 18, 1847, d. October 25, 1930
     William Clement Morgan Conner was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.4 His Social Security Number was 228-48-8146.7 He was born on July 12, 1874 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1,2,3,4 He married Ester Minnie "Essie" Gearheart, daughter of Floyd Washington Gearheart and Lydia Patra "Lizzie" Perdue, on November 25, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,4 William Clement Morgan Conner died on May 13, 1966 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 91.8,4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 149, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 229, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 229, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 117, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 93, District 7, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 51, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1900Machinist6
1910General merchandise retail merchant10
1920Farmer11
1930Farmer12
1940Grocier13

Family

Ester Minnie "Essie" Gearheart b. August 16, 1884, d. June 20, 1970
Marriage*William Clement Morgan Conner married Ester Minnie "Essie" Gearheart, daughter of Floyd Washington Gearheart and Lydia Patra "Lizzie" Perdue, on November 25, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S450] George S. Jack, History of Roanoke County.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

James Riley Lawrence1,2

M, b. August 16, 1860, d. June 24, 1896
FatherJacob R. Lawrence2,1 b. May 20, 1816, d. May 25, 1899
MotherNancy Rutrough1,2 b. March 16, 1816, d. November 14, 1878
     James Riley Lawrence was buried at Laurel Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, from Rt. 221, right on Rt. 612, left on Rt. 673, right on Rt. 608. The cemetery is on the left on a hillside, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 He was born on August 16, 1860 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,1 He married Mary Ann Martin, daughter of Isaac Martin and Peradine Graham, on December 22, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 James Riley Lawrence died on June 24, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 35; Died of typhoid fever.3,1

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Family

Mary Ann Martin b. March 20, 1867, d. July 15, 1914
Marriage*James Riley Lawrence married Mary Ann Martin, daughter of Isaac Martin and Peradine Graham, on December 22, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 
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. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S219] Updated listing by Edgar Vest Ruth G. Hale & Jimmie Steele, Laurel Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery (also known as Martin Cemetery).
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Danny David Ellis1

M, b. April 18, 1949, d. July, 1987
     Danny David Ellis and Joan Marie Casey were divorced.2 Danny David Ellis was born on April 18, 1949 at Lashmeet, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 He married Joan Marie Casey, daughter of Raymond Thomas Casey and Frances Jeanette Conner, on July 8, 1967.1 Danny David Ellis died in July, 1987 at age 38.3

Family

Joan Marie Casey
Divorce*He and Joan Marie Casey were divorced.2 
Marriage* Danny David Ellis married Joan Marie Casey, daughter of Raymond Thomas Casey and Frances Jeanette Conner, on July 8, 1967.1 
Children
  • Margaret Ann Ellis3,1
  • Matthew David Ellis3,1

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.

Gregory Bruce Conner1,2

M, b. January 3, 1957, d. May 25, 2013
FatherKenneth George "Ken" Conner3,1,4,5,2 b. March 19, 1933, d. June 10, 2018
MotherVerna Louise "Lou" Whittaker3,1,4,5,2
     Gregory Bruce Conner was born on January 3, 1957 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.3,1,2 He married Mary Katherine "Kathy" Conner on September 1, 1978.3,1 Gregory Bruce Conner died on May 25, 2013 at Piedmont, Greenville Co., South Carolina, at age 56.2 He Gregory Bruce Conner, 56, of Piedmont, South Carolina, went to meet his Lord and Savior Saturday morning, May 25, 2013 at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born January 3, 1957, in Princeton, West Virginia; he was the son of Kenneth and Louise Conner. Greg was a graduate of Princeton High School, class of 1975. He graduated from Blue?eld State College with a Mechanical Engineering Degreeand after years of hard work he started his own company, Ergo Corporation in Greer, SC. Greg enjoyed the outdoors, especially riding motorcycles, hunting, waterskiing, and spending quality time with his family. Greg loved servicing the Lord. He was a devoted husband, father and uncle. He was preceded in death by his sister Barbie Conner. Left to cherish his memories, laughter and love of life is his caring and devoted wife of 34 years, Mary Katherine Conner; along with their loving children, Gregory Conner II and his wife Ellen of Greenville, SC, Heather Conner of Piedmont, SC, and Brandi Stone and her husband Brandt of Honea Path, SC. Greg is survived by his siblings: Mitch Conner, Kenneth Conner Jr., Rodney Conner, and Cheryl Pressly, along with their spouses and a host of nieces and nephews. Friends and family are invited to a service in celebration of his life at 3:00 pm Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at the Grace Christian Church in Greenville, South Carolina with Wyatt and Debbie Brown of?ciating. on May 27, 2013.2

Family

Mary Katherine "Kathy" Conner
Marriage*He married Mary Katherine "Kathy" Conner on September 1, 1978.3,1 
Children
  • Gregory Bruce "Greg" Conner II3,4,2
  • Heather Michelle Conner3,4,2
  • Brandi Nicole Conner3,4,2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S1185] Greenville News, Greenville, SC, From the Gregory Bruce Conner obituary in the May 27, 2013 edition.
  3. [S39] Penny Barlow Saunders, Conner Research Papers of Penny Barlow Saunders.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Barbara Louise Conner obituary in the Feb 1, 2008 edition.
  5. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Kenneth George Conner obituary in the Jun 14, 2018 edition.