Evert T. "E. T." Craghead1

M, b. December 30, 1881, d. December, 1883
FatherWilliam Costly Craghead2,1 b. June 7, 1857, d. October 21, 1921
MotherMary Jane Tinsley2,1 b. June 28, 1858, d. November 25, 1926
     Evert T. "E. T." Craghead was born on December 30, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He died in December, 1883 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Died of diptheria.1

Citations

  1. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.
  2. [S567] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1880-1884.

Archie Wiley "Arch" Craghead1,2,3

M, b. November 5, 1883, d. June 24, 1967
FatherWilliam Costly Craghead4,5,3 b. June 7, 1857, d. October 21, 1921
MotherMary Jane Tinsley4,5,3 b. June 28, 1858, d. November 25, 1926
     His Social Security Number was 232-48-6931.6 Archie Wiley "Arch" Craghead was buried at Athens Cemetery, Athens, Mercer Co., West Virginia.3,7,8 He was born on November 5, 1883 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The Floyd Co. Birth Index has a birth date of Dec 4, 1883 and his death record has a birth date of Nov 5, 1882.6,5,3,8 He married Edna Frances Pennington on July 13, 1906 at Athens, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 Archie Wiley "Arch" Craghead died on June 24, 1967 at Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 83.3,7,8 He PRINCETON - Arch W. Craghead, 84, of Speedway, Mercer County, father of Otis Craghead of Charleston, died Saturday in Bluefield Sanitarium. He was a farmer and member of Painters Chapel Methodist Church. Also surviving: wife, Edna; sons, Hoy of Perry, Ohio, Chauncey of Athens, Paul of Beckley; daughter, Mrs. Pearl Dupee of Rhodell; sister, Mrs. Maude Caudell of Princeton; brother, Morris of Speedway. Service will be held Tuesday at 2 p. m. in Painters Chapel Methodist Church, Speedway, by the Rev. Carl Wilson and the Rev. A. J. Young. Burial will be in Athens Cemetery, Athens. The body is at Memorial Funeral Directory here, and will be taken to the residence today at 4 p.m. on June 26, 1967.7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 49, District 84, Plymouth, Mercer Co., West Virginia4
1910Dwelling 130, District 134, Plymouth, Mercer Co., West Virginia9
1920Dwelling 59, District 93, Plymouth, Mercer Co., West Virginia10
1930Dwelling 67, District 24, Plymouth, Mercer Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1910Farmer9
1920Farmer10
1930Farmer11

Family

Edna Frances Pennington b. September 18, 1889, d. July 19, 1978
Marriage*Archie Wiley "Arch" Craghead married Edna Frances Pennington on July 13, 1906 at Athens, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S797] Paul Craghead, "William Costley Craghead," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2002.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Craghead-Pennington marriage record.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Arch Wiley Craghead death record.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S567] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1880-1884.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S993] Charleston Daily Mail, From the Arch W. Craghead obituary in the Jun 26, 1967 edition.
  8. [S2235] Athens Cemetery, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the Hoy G. Craghead obituary in the Feb 26, 1991 edition.

Lemia G. Craghead1,2

F, b. December 23, 1889, d. July 18, 1890
FatherCharles H. Craghead1 b. December 4, 1861, d. August 7, 1890
MotherLouisa Amanda Conner1 b. April 8, 1864, d. March 4, 1951
     Lemia G. Craghead was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on December 23, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She died on July 18, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1

Citations

  1. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Sarah E. "Sallie" Tolbert1,2

F, b. July 4, 1863
     Sarah E. "Sallie" Tolbert was buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Benhams, Washington Co., Virginia.3 She was born on July 4, 1863 at Virginia.4 She married Robert Floyd A. Craighead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, circa 1884.1 As of circa 1884,her married name was Craighead.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 167, District 117, Phillips, Washington Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 103, District 108, Kinderhook, Washington Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 91, District 159, Kinderhook, Washington Co., Virginia5

Family

Robert Floyd A. Craighead b. September 17, 1862, d. September 19, 1921
Marriage*Sarah E. "Sallie" Tolbert married Robert Floyd A. Craighead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, circa 1884.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S741] Heidie Oliver, "Shelley Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Mar 29, 2005.
  4. [S6265] Cedar Grove Cemetery, Washington Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  7. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  9. [S6263] William Shelley, online http://andis.azboman.net/william_shelley.html

Eliza Jane "Lizzie" Craighead1,2,3,4

F, b. August 30, 1886, d. December 12, 1975
FatherRobert Floyd A. Craighead2,1,3 b. September 17, 1862, d. September 19, 1921
MotherSarah E. "Sallie" Tolbert1,2,3 b. July 4, 1863
     Her Social Security Number was 231-64-5366.5 Eliza Jane "Lizzie" Craighead was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 She was born on August 30, 1886 at Virginia.5,4 She married Garland Talmer "Garry" Lawrence, son of Darius A. Lawrence and Emma Zetta Hall, on December 20, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,1 As of December 20, 1906,her married name was Lawrence. Eliza Jane "Lizzie" Craighead died on December 12, 1975 at age 89.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 167, District 117, Phillips, Washington Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 47, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 25, District 11, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 249, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Family

Garland Talmer "Garry" Lawrence b. July 2, 1884, d. April 2, 1960
Marriage*Eliza Jane "Lizzie" Craighead married Garland Talmer "Garry" Lawrence, son of Darius A. Lawrence and Emma Zetta Hall, on December 20, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,1 
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. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the George W. Lawrence obituary in the Apr 11, 2006 edition.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Calvin C. Lawrence obituary in the Oct 4, 2006 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Clinton T. Lawrence obituary in the Apr 26, 2017 edition.
  13. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  14. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Fannie Craighead1

F, b. 1889, d. May 20, 1890
FatherRobert Floyd A. Craighead1 b. September 17, 1862, d. September 19, 1921
MotherSarah E. "Sallie" Tolbert1 b. July 4, 1863
     Fannie Craighead was born in 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on May 20, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm

Matilda Ellen Whitlock1,2

F, b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
FatherJonathan H. Whitlock1,2 b. circa 1828, d. before June, 1900
MotherElizabeth Jane Gardner1,3,2 b. June, 1828
     Matilda Ellen Whitlock was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2 She was born on May 13, 1866 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,5,2 She married Charles Mathew Turman in May, 1882 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of May, 1882,her married name was Turman. Matilda Ellen Whitlock married Joseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on July 16, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2 As of July 16, 1894,her married name was Craghead. Matilda Ellen Whitlock died on March 21, 1937 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 70.4,5,2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 222, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 162, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 54, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family 1

Charles Mathew Turman
Marriage*Matilda Ellen Whitlock married Charles Mathew Turman in May, 1882 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 

Family 2

Joseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
Marriage*Matilda Ellen Whitlock married Joseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on July 16, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S4407] Huffville Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S4652] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964.
  13. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  14. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary C. Martin1

F, b. circa 1870
     Mary C. Martin was born circa 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married Giles Elishia Payne Craighead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on May 4, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 As of May 4, 1893,her married name was Craighead.1

Family

Giles Elishia Payne Craighead b. February 10, 1868, d. June 4, 1932
Marriage*Mary C. Martin married Giles Elishia Payne Craighead, son of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on May 4, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.

Mary Eleanor Martin1

F, b. August, 1843, d. before April 25, 1930
FatherJ. Martin1
MotherElizabeth Unknown1
     Mary Eleanor Martin was born in August, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She married William Riley "Rilo" Conner, son of John R. Conner and Doshia/Docia Wilson, on December 19, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of December 19, 1868,her married name was Conner. Mary Eleanor Martin died before April 25, 1930; Her husband William was enumerated as a widow in the 1930 Census.3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 239, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 314, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 155, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 93, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 34, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated as a widow in the household of her son Matthew. her husband was apparently living in West Virginia.8

Family

William Riley "Rilo" Conner b. May, 1847, d. December 7, 1935
Marriage*Mary Eleanor Martin married William Riley "Rilo" Conner, son of John R. Conner and Doshia/Docia Wilson, on December 19, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 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. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Joe Lewis Conner death certificate.
  10. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  11. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  12. [S575] Great-grandson of William Riley Conner) Susan Conner (wife of Ronald W. Conner, "William Riley Conner."
  13. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-McCoy marriage record.
  15. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  16. [S921] Larry G. Shuck, Fayette Co. WV Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903.
  17. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Charles Conner death certificate.
  18. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  19. [S195] Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage License.
  20. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Samuel Conner death certificate.

Joseph Milburn Whitenack1,2,3,4

M, b. June 16, 1871, d. February 18, 1960
FatherWilliam Harry Whitenack Jr.1,4 b. June 22, 1840, d. October 15, 1918
MotherSarah Jane Clower1,4 b. circa 1846, d. June 1, 1890
     Joseph Milburn Whitenack was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 He was born on June 16, 1871 at Virginia.2,3,4 He married Lydia Lorena Arena "Rena" Craghead, daughter of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on November 10, 1892 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 Joseph Milburn Whitenack married Callie C. Craighead, daughter of Charles Otey Craghead and Martha Lima Wilson, on October 17, 1912.6 Joseph Milburn Whitenack died on February 18, 1960 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 88.2,3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 195, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 99, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 151, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 104, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1900Farmer8
1910Farmer9
1920Farmer10
1930Farmer11
1940Farmer12
1940Dwelling 89, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family 1

Lydia Lorena Arena "Rena" Craghead b. August 4, 1876, d. September 4, 1911
Marriage*Joseph Milburn Whitenack married Lydia Lorena Arena "Rena" Craghead, daughter of James Robert "Bob" Craghead and Sarah Elizabeth "Sally" Conner, on November 10, 1892 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Family 2

Callie C. Craighead b. May 19, 1883, d. June 5, 1966
Marriage*Joseph Milburn Whitenack married Callie C. Craighead, daughter of Charles Otey Craghead and Martha Lima Wilson, on October 17, 1912.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  6. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm

William Harry Whitenack Jr.1

M, b. June 22, 1840, d. October 15, 1918
FatherWilliam Harry Whitenack Sr.1,2 b. February 7, 1807, d. August 2, 1897
MotherBetsy "Bidsy" Lambert1,2 b. February 1, 1807, d. August 2, 1870
     William Harry Whitenack Jr. was buried at Iddings Cemetery, intersection of Daniel's Run Road and Huffville Road, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He was born on June 22, 1840 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 He married Sarah Jane Clower, daughter of John Joshua Clower and Martha "Patsy" Pugh, on April 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 William Harry Whitenack Jr. married Sarah E. Vest, daughter of George Washington "Watt" Vest and Rebecca "Becky" Likens, on December 17, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 William Harry Whitenack Jr. died on October 15, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 78.4,2

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family 1

Sarah Jane Clower b. circa 1846, d. June 1, 1890
Marriage*William Harry Whitenack Jr. married Sarah Jane Clower, daughter of John Joshua Clower and Martha "Patsy" Pugh, on April 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Family 2

Sarah E. Vest b. February 27, 1869, d. April 13, 1965
Marriage*William Harry Whitenack Jr. married Sarah E. Vest, daughter of George Washington "Watt" Vest and Rebecca "Becky" Likens, on December 17, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the William H. Whitenack death certificate.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Sarah Jane Clower1

F, b. circa 1846, d. June 1, 1890
FatherJohn Joshua Clower1 b. September 3, 1810, d. September 13, 1889
MotherMartha "Patsy" Pugh1 b. March 22, 1816, d. April 16, 1905
     Sarah Jane Clower Died of dropsey. She was born circa 1846 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married William Harry Whitenack Jr., son of William Harry Whitenack Sr. and Betsy "Bidsy" Lambert, on April 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of April 12, 1865,her married name was Whitenack. Sarah Jane Clower died on June 1, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Family

William Harry Whitenack Jr. b. June 22, 1840, d. October 15, 1918
Marriage*Sarah Jane Clower married William Harry Whitenack Jr., son of William Harry Whitenack Sr. and Betsy "Bidsy" Lambert, on April 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Ollie D. Craghead1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. August 16, 1895, d. December 5, 1969
FatherJoseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead2,4,5,6,7 b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
MotherMatilda Ellen Whitlock2,4,5,7 b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
     Ollie D. Craghead was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,9,7 She Ollie Craghead Whitenack, 74, of 129 Cherryhill Circle, N.W., died Friday in a Roanoke hospital. She was the wife of George Jasper Whitenack. Also survining are three sons, Lewis Harold Whitenack, Roanoke; George D. Whitenack, Louisville, Ky; Robert L. Whitenack, Collinsville; two daughters, Mrs. Nellie Irene Brown, Floyd; Helen Marshall, Tampa, Fla; two brothers, Ellett Craghead, Roanoke; Tannie C. Craghead, San Diego, Calif.3 She was born on August 16, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,2,9,7 She married George Jasper Whitenack, son of William Harry Whitenack Jr. and Sarah E. Vest, on May 24, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,7 As of May 24, 1917,her married name was Whitenack. Ollie D. Craghead died on December 5, 1969 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 74.8,1,3,9,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 222, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 246, District 60, Fincastle, Botetourt Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 5, District 3, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 70, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

George Jasper Whitenack b. December 1, 1892, d. February 3, 1966
Marriage*Ollie D. Craghead married George Jasper Whitenack, son of William Harry Whitenack Jr. and Sarah E. Vest, on May 24, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Ollie Craghead Whitenack.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ollie Craghead Whitenack obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  9. [S4407] Huffville Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Eldredge S. Craghead1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. October 12, 1897, d. December 18, 1958
FatherJoseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead1,2,7,3,4,5 b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
MotherMatilda Ellen Whitlock1,2,7,3,4,5 b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
     Eldredge S. Craghead was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 His Social Security Number was 236-05-2762.4 He was born on October 12, 1897 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 He married Gladys Gertrude Smith on August 6, 1938 at Pearisburg, Giles Co., Virginia.3,4 Eldredge S. Craghead died on December 18, 1958 at Harmar, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania, at age 61.4,6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 222, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 162, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 445, District 12, Slab Fork, Raleigh Co., West Virginia8
1940Dwelling 20, District 41-16, Slab Fork, Raleigh Co., West Virginia9

Occupation

1920Shipyard painter7
1930Coal mine electrician8
1940Coal company electrician9

Family

Gladys Gertrude Smith b. October 31, 1913, d. June 6, 1989
Marriage*Eldredge S. Craghead married Gladys Gertrude Smith on August 6, 1938 at Pearisburg, Giles Co., Virginia.3,4 
Children
  • Martha Ellen Craghead9,3
  • Penelope Lynne Craghead3

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S4652] Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964.
  5. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  6. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ellet James Craghead1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 30, 1898, d. November 19, 1972
FatherJoseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead1,6,3,4,5 b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
MotherMatilda Ellen Whitlock1,6,3,4,5 b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
     His Social Security Number was 224-09-2017.7 Ellet James Craghead was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 He was born on October 30, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1,5 He married Bessie Irene Conner, daughter of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on December 29, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,5 Ellet James Craghead died on November 19, 1972 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 74.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 222, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 162, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 213, District 32, Roanoke, Virginia8

Occupation

1920Shipyard painter4
1930Auto mechanic8

Family

Bessie Irene Conner b. June 3, 1905, d. January 8, 1996
Marriage*Ellet James Craghead married Bessie Irene Conner, daughter of George Benjamin Conner and Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin, on December 29, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,5 
Children
  • Almeta Fern Craghead9,2,8,10
  • Paul David Craghead9,2

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bessie Conner Craghead obituary in the Jan 10, 1996 edition.
  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. [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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S863] Paul Craghead, "Craghead Questions," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 26, 2001.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Tannie Chris Craighead1,2,3,4,5

M, b. April 25, 1901, d. October 22, 1982
FatherJoseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead2,3,5 b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
MotherMatilda Ellen Whitlock2,3,5 b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
     His Social Security Number was 225-01-7890.6 Tannie Chris Craighead Buried in Sherwood Memorial Park, Salem, Virginia and then was later reinterred in California. Tannie and Merle lived in La Jolla, California.1,5 He was born on April 25, 1901 at Pilot, Montgomery Co., Virginia.6 He married Merle Magdalene Epperly, daughter of Noah L. Epperly and Maude Thelma Payne, in July, 1928.1,5 Tannie Chris Craighead died on October 22, 1982 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 81.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 162, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 4, District 285, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey4
1940Dwelling 42, District 25-321, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey7

Occupation

1920Shipyard painter3
1930Automobile mechanic4
1940Auto mechanic7

Family

Merle Magdalene Epperly b. October 21, 1908, d. September 30, 1988
Marriage*Tannie Chris Craighead married Merle Magdalene Epperly, daughter of Noah L. Epperly and Maude Thelma Payne, in July, 1928.1,5 

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. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Letitia Maye Craghead1,2

F, b. January 19, 1903, d. August 29, 1990
FatherJoseph David Stapleton "Stape" Craghead1,2,3 b. March 21, 1866, d. November 18, 1952
MotherMatilda Ellen Whitlock1,2,3 b. May 13, 1866, d. March 21, 1937
     Letitia Maye Craghead was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 She was born on January 19, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She married Abraham Lincoln Underwood, son of Tazewell Monroe Underwood and Josephine "Josie" Underwood, on April 5, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 As of April 5, 1922,her married name was Underwood. Letitia Maye Craghead died on August 29, 1990 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 87.4 She Mrs. Maye Craghead Underwood, age 87, of Vinton died Wednesday at South Roanoke Nursing Home. She was a member of Belmont Christian Church and the widow of Abraham Lincoln Underwood. Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Oneeda U. and Ray C. Howell, Bedford; Glenna U. and Claude G. Lee, Vinton; two grandchildren, Stephen Howell, Chantilly and Dana Jones, Lynchburg and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's Vinton Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 31, 1990 with the Rev. John Wallace, officiating. Burial will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. Friends may call at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. on August 30, 1990.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 125, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 162, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 227, District 31, Roanoke, Virginia5

Family

Abraham Lincoln Underwood b. May 9, 1895, d. September 28, 1963
Marriage*Letitia Maye Craghead married Abraham Lincoln Underwood, son of Tazewell Monroe Underwood and Josephine "Josie" Underwood, on April 5, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 
Children
  • Oneeda Elizabeth Underwood4,5
  • Glenna Mae Underwood4,6

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Graighead Underwood obituary in the Aug 30, 1990 edition.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Moses Dickerson1,2

M, b. October 21, 1810
FatherMorrel Dickerson2,1 b. September 13, 1790, d. November 18, 1849
MotherElizabeth Reed1,2 b. circa 1796, d. November 14, 1874
     Moses Dickerson was born on October 21, 1810 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Sarah Pugh, daughter of William Pugh and Susannah Wingate, on April 8, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Moses Dickerson married Barbara E. Lester, daughter of Abner Lester and Mary Ann Helms, on January 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Family 1

Sarah Pugh
Marriage*Moses Dickerson married Sarah Pugh, daughter of William Pugh and Susannah Wingate, on April 8, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Family 2

Barbara E. Lester b. circa 1839
Marriage*Moses Dickerson married Barbara E. Lester, daughter of Abner Lester and Mary Ann Helms, on January 12, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

James Lewis "Joe" Conner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. February 19, 1869, d. February 23, 1941
FatherWilliam Riley "Rilo" Conner1,6,2,3 b. May, 1847, d. December 7, 1935
MotherMary Eleanor Martin1,6,2,3 b. August, 1843, d. before April 25, 1930
     James Lewis "Joe" Conner was buried at Pleasant View Cemetery, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia.5 He was born on February 19, 1869 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Malinda Rosabell "Rosa" Conner, daughter of William Haden "Hade" Conner and Sarah Virginia Wilson, on February 26, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 James Lewis "Joe" Conner died on February 23, 1941 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co., West Virginia, at age 72.3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 239, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1880Dwelling 314, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 186, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 522, District 15, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia9
1920Dwelling 91, District 23, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West VirginiaEnumerated as a widowed boarder in the household of John White, however a shorth distance away his wife was enumerated as married in the household of their son Ernest10
1930Dwelling 37, District 13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1900Farm laborer8
1910Farmer9
1920Coal miner10
1930Coal miner11

Family

Malinda Rosabell "Rosa" Conner b. August 30, 1874, d. March 29, 1927
Marriage*James Lewis "Joe" Conner married Malinda Rosabell "Rosa" Conner, daughter of William Haden "Hade" Conner and Sarah Virginia Wilson, on February 26, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Joe Lewis Conner death certificate.
  4. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Ernest Mosby Conner obituary in the Feb 1, 1972 edition.
  5. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From and article about Pleasant View Cemetery in the Sep 20, 1968 edition.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Almer Gay Jones obituary in the Sep 9, 1976 edition.

Russell G. Davidson1

M, b. March 17, 1906, d. May 25, 1999
     Russell G. Davidson was buried at Croton Union Cemetery, Treadwell, Delaware Co., New York.2 His Social Security Number was 113-14-7885.1 He was born on March 17, 1906 at Delaware Co., New York.1,2 He married Ruby Isabell Bowen, daughter of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on July 28, 1957 at Pennsylvania.3 Russell G. Davidson died on May 25, 1999 at Hildago Co., Texas, at age 93.1,2

Family

Ruby Isabell Bowen b. October 26, 1922, d. November 6, 2005
Marriage*He married Ruby Isabell Bowen, daughter of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on July 28, 1957 at Pennsylvania.3 

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S8116] Croton Union Cemetery, Delaware Co., NY, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S1954] Cook Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1516731/person/-1928082895?ssrc=

Violet Elizabeth Clemson1,2

F, b. May 13, 1910, d. March 5, 1979
     Violet Elizabeth Clemson was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 She was born on May 13, 1910 at Glen Carbon, Madison Co., Illinois.2 She married William Ellis "Bill" Bowen, son of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on March 6, 1932 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 As of March 6, 1932,her married name was Bowen.1 Violet Elizabeth Clemson died on March 5, 1979 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia, at age 68.2

Census Records

1940Dwelling 378, District 28-34, East River, Mercer Co., West Virginia3

Family

William Ellis "Bill" Bowen b. October 26, 1907, d. September 3, 1978
Marriage*Violet Elizabeth Clemson married William Ellis "Bill" Bowen, son of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on March 6, 1932 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bowen-Clemson marriage record.
  2. [S2241] Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=conner&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=52&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=52527626&CRid=79747&df=all&
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S345] Bluefield Daily Telegraph, From the William Ellis Bowen, Jr. obituary in the Jul 21, 2010 edition.
  5. [S1954] Cook Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1516731/person/-1928082895?ssrc=
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Erma Alice Asel1,2

F, b. February 28, 1909, d. November 7, 1978
     Erma Alice Asel and George Washington Bowen were divorced.1 Erma Alice Asel was buried at Riverview Cemetery, Oxford, Chenango Co., New York.3 She was born on February 28, 1909 at Gardner, Mercer Co., West Virginia.3 She married George Washington Bowen, son of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on December 22, 1936 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 As of December 22, 1936,her married name was Bowen.2 Erma Alice Asel died on November 7, 1978 at Sidney, Delaware Co., New York, at age 69.1,3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 380, District 28-34, East River, Mercer Co., West Virginia4

Family

George Washington Bowen b. February 22, 1912, d. June 9, 1996
Divorce*Erma Alice Asel and George Washington Bowen were divorced.1 
Marriage* Erma Alice Asel married George Washington Bowen, son of William Francis Bowen and Dora Myrtle Conner, on December 22, 1936 at Princeton, Mercer Co., West Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1954] Cook Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1516731/person/-1928082895?ssrc=
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bowen-Asel marriage record.
  3. [S8045] Riverview Cemetery, Chenango Co., NY, online www.findagrave.com.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the George Washington Bowen obituary.

Morrel Dickerson1

M, b. September 13, 1790, d. November 18, 1849
FatherMoses Dickerson2 b. circa 1746, d. February 23, 1834
MotherJemima Sullivan2 b. circa 1745/46, d. May 25, 1846
     Morrel Dickerson was buried at Pine Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 682, 0.6 miles north of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He was born on September 13, 1790 at Virginia.2 He married Elizabeth Reed, daughter of Unknown Reed, circa 1809 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. Morrel Dickerson died on November 18, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 59.2,3

Census Records

1820Blacksburg, Virginia1

Family

Elizabeth Reed b. circa 1796, d. November 14, 1874
Marriage*Morrel Dickerson married Elizabeth Reed, daughter of Unknown Reed, circa 1809 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S291] Kendra Arthur, J. D. Howery, Donna J. Robertson, and family records Barb Reininger with additional annotation Arthur Unknown, Pine Creek Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."

Elizabeth Reed

F, b. circa 1796, d. November 14, 1874
FatherUnknown Reed
     Elizabeth Reed was buried at Pine Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 682, 0.6 miles north of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia. She was born circa 1796. She married Morrel Dickerson, son of Moses Dickerson and Jemima Sullivan, circa 1809 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. As of circa 1809,her married name was Dickerson. Elizabeth Reed died on November 14, 1874.

Family

Morrel Dickerson b. September 13, 1790, d. November 18, 1849
Marriage*She married Morrel Dickerson, son of Moses Dickerson and Jemima Sullivan, circa 1809 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Julius Dickerson1,2

M, b. May 27, 1858, d. June 14, 1940
FatherCoffee Dickerson2 b. August 9, 1833, d. July 17, 1900
MotherCatherine Graham2 b. July 9, 1837, d. June 16, 1910
     Julius Dickerson was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on May 27, 1858 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham, daughter of Amos Graham and Susan Wilmeth Hall, on November 18, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Julius Dickerson died on June 14, 1940 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 82.1

Family

Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham b. September 20, 1863, d. October 30, 1952
Marriage*He married Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham, daughter of Amos Graham and Susan Wilmeth Hall, on November 18, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Laola Dickerson Maxey obituary in an undated edition.

Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham1,2

F, b. September 20, 1863, d. October 30, 1952
FatherAmos Graham1,2 b. March 15, 1826, d. August 30, 1883
MotherSusan Wilmeth Hall1,2 b. September 21, 1829, d. September 9, 1909
     Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on September 20, 1863 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 She married Julius Dickerson, son of Coffee Dickerson and Catherine Graham, on November 18, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of November 18, 1880,her married name was Dickerson. Teauta Amos "Tee" Graham died on October 30, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.3

Family

Julius Dickerson b. May 27, 1858, d. June 14, 1940
Marriage*She married Julius Dickerson, son of Coffee Dickerson and Catherine Graham, on November 18, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1570] Descendants of James Tazewell (Snr.) Radford, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/desc_james_tazewell_radford.html
  3. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Laola Dickerson Maxey obituary in an undated edition.

Amos Graham1,2,3

M, b. March 15, 1826, d. August 30, 1883
FatherJacob Graham1,2,3 b. November 21, 1801, d. April 20, 1876
MotherElizabeth Radford2,3 b. June 18, 1803, d. February 15, 1866
     Amos Graham There were two Amos Grahams living in Montgomery-Floyd County, Virginia between the years of 1825 and 1900. Amos A. Graham was known as black headed and the other Amos Graham as red headed. Some legal Documents in Floyd County, Virginia distinguish Amos A. Grahams in this manner. He was born on March 15, 1826 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Susan Wilmeth Hall on July 15, 1852 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 Amos Graham died on August 30, 1883 at age 57.2,3

Family

Susan Wilmeth Hall b. September 21, 1829, d. September 9, 1909
Marriage*He married Susan Wilmeth Hall on July 15, 1852 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S152] Virginia Floyd Co., Will Book E, Floyd Co., Virginia, The will of Jacob Graham.
  2. [S1570] Descendants of James Tazewell (Snr.) Radford, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/desc_james_tazewell_radford.html
  3. [S2391] Floyd County Historical Society Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA, online http://floydcountyhistoricalsociety.org/cemeteries/alpha.html
  4. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.