Charles H. Turner1

M, b. June 25, 1818, d. May 20, 1857
     Charles H. Turner was buried at Charles H. Turner Cemetery, about 2 miles south of County Line Church, in the Blue Ridge Mountains near the Floyd Co. line, Franklin Co., Virginia.1 He was born on June 25, 1818.1 He married Violet Hall on March 23, 1838. Charles H. Turner died on May 20, 1857 at age 38.1

Family

Violet Hall b. May 6, 1817, d. April 8, 1906
Marriage*He married Violet Hall on March 23, 1838. 
Child

Citations

  1. [S294] Franklin County Historical Society, Franklin County, VA Cemeteries.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Arminda Ellen "Minnie" Poff1,2,3,4,5

F, b. August 7, 1885, d. November 29, 1945
FatherWilliam Isaac "Ike" Poff1,3,6,7 b. September 14, 1854, d. May 8, 1922
MotherElizabeth Jane "Liz" Conner1,3,6,7 b. February 2, 1855, d. March 28, 1924
     Arminda Ellen "Minnie" Poff was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,7 She was born on August 7, 1885 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth date of Aug 12, 1884.9,2,3,6,7 She married Waller Cleveland Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Ellen Iddings, on April 17, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5,7 As of April 17, 1904,her married name was Conner. Arminda Ellen "Minnie" Poff died on November 29, 1945 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 60.7

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 70, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 6, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1920Dwelling 115, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 79, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 2, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13

Family

Waller Cleveland Conner b. October 23, 1884, d. September 24, 1947
Marriage*Arminda Ellen "Minnie" Poff married Waller Cleveland Conner, son of George Benjamin Conner and Ellen Iddings, on April 17, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  9. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  10. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 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.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bonnie C. Goff obituary in the Feb 9, 2006 edition.
  15. [S713] Teresa Davis, "Conner-Link Information," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 1922.
  16. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  17. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  19. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.

Violet Hall

F, b. May 6, 1817, d. April 8, 1906
     Violet Hall was buried at Charles H. Turner Cemetery, about 2 miles south of County Line Church, in the Blue Ridge Mountains near the Floyd Co. line, Franklin Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 6, 1817.1 She married Charles H. Turner on March 23, 1838. As of March 23, 1838,her married name was Turner. Violet Hall died on April 8, 1906 at age 88.1

Family

Charles H. Turner b. June 25, 1818, d. May 20, 1857
Marriage*She married Charles H. Turner on March 23, 1838. 
Child

Citations

  1. [S294] Franklin County Historical Society, Franklin County, VA Cemeteries.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Johannes H. "John" Sowers1,2

M, b. September 12, 1797, d. December 1, 1876
FatherHeinrich "Henry" Sowers
MotherMagdalena "Mary" Unknown
     Johannes H. "John" Sowers was buried at Red Oak Grove Cemetery, Rt. 221 east from Floyd, left on Bethlehem Church Road NE, left at next fork (Red Oak Grove Road north), on a hill across from Red Oak Grove Church of the Brethren, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 He was born on September 12, 1797 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 He married Catherine Lester, daughter of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on April 10, 1824 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,5 Johannes H. "John" Sowers left a will on August 25, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia; I John H. Sowers of the county of Floyd and state of Virginia being of sound and disposing mind memory and understanding do make this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former last wills & testament and writings in the nature of last wills & testament by me heretofore made ----- My will is first that all the Just debts & funeral expenses of myself & my wife Catherine Sowers shall be paid by my Executor herein after named ----- I will and bequeath to the heirs of my son Hewlin L. Sowers one dollar ----- I will & bequeath to my son Joseph D. Sowers one dollar ----- I will & bequeath to my grand-daughter Catherine Sowers One good bed & one milk cow provided she continue to live with me & my wife till our death or until she may marry -----I will & bequeath to my daughters E. Ellen Winters & Pollie Wickham all my household and Kitchen property that may remain after the death of myself & wife or the one that may live the longer ----- to be equally divided between them provided that in case E. Ellen Winters should die before myself & wife then all my household & Kitchen property I give to my daughter Pollie Wickham ----- I will and bequeath to my daughter Ellen Wickham & her husband B. C. Wickham all the residue of my estate both real & personal provided the said B. C. Wickham pay all the bequeaths herein before made and furnish to myself and wife Catherine Sowers a comfortable support and careful attendance during our natural lives and to pay to my daughter Eliza Ellen Winters should she live longer than either of us the sum of One hundred dollars to be paid in five equal payments of twenty dollars each without interest the first payment to be made twelve months after the death of myself or wife of the one that may live the longer and than Twenty dollars a year till the amount is paid or till the death of said Eliza Ellen Winters and in case of her death no payments are to be made thereafter ----- And I herein nominate and appoint my son in law B. C. Wickham the sole executor of this my last will & testamant ------ In witness whereof I have assigned my name & affixed my seal this 25th day of August 1876 John H. (x his mark) Sowers Teste B. P. Elliott, Clk Assigned sealed & declared by the said John H. Sowers to be his last will & testament who in his presence and at his request hereunto in the presence of each other assigned our names as witnesses thereto this 25th day of August 1876 ----- A. J. Hoback Peter Bowman Virginia ----- In Floyd County Court January 9th 1877 A paper purporting to be the Last will & Testament of John H. Sowers deceased was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of A. J. Hoback & Peter Bowman subscribing witness thereto admitted to probate and ordered to be recorded a copy. Teste B. P. Elliott, Clk.2 He died on December 1, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 79.6

Family

Catherine Lester b. circa 1802, d. March 5, 1885
Marriage*He married Catherine Lester, daughter of John Lester I and Catherine Plickenstalver, on April 10, 1824 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S357] Marguerite Tise, A Brief History of Zion Lutheran Church at Floyd Co., Virginia.
  2. [S358] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book E, From the John H. Sowers will, page 451.
  3. [S221] Barb Reininger, Red Oak Grove Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  5. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  6. [S54] Marguerite Tise, The Lester Family of Floyd and Montgomery Co., VA.
  7. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Catherine Lester1,2

F, b. circa 1802, d. March 5, 1885
FatherJohn Lester I1,2 b. January 11, 1751/52, d. January 29, 1825
MotherCatherine Plickenstalver2 b. 1759, d. September 15, 1833
     Catherine Lester was buried at Red Oak Grove Cemetery, Rt. 221 east from Floyd, left on Bethlehem Church Road NE, left at next fork (Red Oak Grove Road north), on a hill across from Red Oak Grove Church of the Brethren, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born circa 1802 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She married Johannes H. "John" Sowers, son of Heinrich "Henry" Sowers and Magdalena "Mary" Unknown, on April 10, 1824 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 As of April 10, 1824,her married name was Sowers. Catherine Lester died on March 5, 1885 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Family

Johannes H. "John" Sowers b. September 12, 1797, d. December 1, 1876
Marriage*She married Johannes H. "John" Sowers, son of Heinrich "Henry" Sowers and Magdalena "Mary" Unknown, on April 10, 1824 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S1016] Essie Fae Lester and Jim Lester (e-mail address), "Lester Family History."
  3. [S54] Marguerite Tise, The Lester Family of Floyd and Montgomery Co., VA.
  4. [S358] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book E, From the John H. Sowers will, page 451.
  5. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Sarah "Margaret" Sowers1,2

F, b. September 15, 1800, d. July 5, 1835
FatherHeinrich "Henry" Sowers1,2
MotherMagdalena "Mary" Unknown1,2
     Sarah "Margaret" Sowers was buried at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery, intersection of Rt. 693 and Rt. 615, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on September 15, 1800.1 She married David Palmer Spangler, son of Daniel Spangler Sr. and Sarah Unknown, on January 19, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1,2 As of January 19, 1825,her married name was Spangler. Sarah "Margaret" Sowers died on July 5, 1835 at age 34.1

Family

David Palmer Spangler b. September 16, 1801, d. April 22, 1856
Marriage*She married David Palmer Spangler, son of Daniel Spangler Sr. and Sarah Unknown, on January 19, 1825 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S717] M. J. "Jack" Spangler, David P. Spangler / Permelia Booth in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Feb 11, 2005.
  2. [S849] Jack Spangler (e-mail address), Descendants of Daniel and Mary Spangler, Franklin County, Virginia 1773.
  3. [S181] Spangler Genealogy, online http://www.spanglers.info/span.html

Elizabeth Weddle1,2,3

F, b. May 17, 1833, d. November 4, 1869
FatherAndrew Lewis Weddle2 b. August 13, 1787, d. August 7, 1846
MotherElizabeth Boone2 b. September 3, 1791, d. November 9, 1850
     Elizabeth Weddle was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on May 17, 1833 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She married Rev. John H. Spangler, son of David Palmer Spangler and Sarah "Margaret" Sowers, on May 14, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 As of May 14, 1853,her married name was Spangler. Elizabeth Weddle died on November 4, 1869 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 36; Died of paralysis.2

Family

Rev. John H. Spangler b. August 8, 1826, d. January 8, 1915
Marriage*She married Rev. John H. Spangler, son of David Palmer Spangler and Sarah "Margaret" Sowers, on May 14, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S181] Spangler Genealogy, online http://www.spanglers.info/span.html
  2. [S849] Jack Spangler (e-mail address), Descendants of Daniel and Mary Spangler, Franklin County, Virginia 1773.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

James David Moore1,2

M, b. October 10, 1856, d. August 17, 1922
FatherNoah Breckinridge Moore3 b. November 13, 1821, d. August 29, 1901
MotherArtieminsa F. "Artie" Hall3 b. July 4, 1829, d. August 9, 1857
     James David Moore was buried at Pine Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 682, 0.6 miles north of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on October 10, 1856 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He married Emily Bell Winters on October 15, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 James David Moore died on August 17, 1922 at age 65.1,2

Family

Emily Bell Winters b. August 18, 1864, d. June 28, 1953
Marriage*He married Emily Bell Winters on October 15, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Emily Bell Winters1

F, b. August 18, 1864, d. June 28, 1953
     Emily Bell Winters was buried at Pine Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 682, 0.6 miles north of Rt. 221, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 She was born on August 18, 1864 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,3 She married James David Moore, son of Noah Breckinridge Moore and Artieminsa F. "Artie" Hall, on October 15, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,1 As of October 15, 1881,her married name was Moore. Emily Bell Winters died on June 28, 1953 at age 88.2,1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 172, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Noah4
1940Dwelling 78, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

James David Moore b. October 10, 1856, d. August 17, 1922
Marriage*Emily Bell Winters married James David Moore, son of Noah Breckinridge Moore and Artieminsa F. "Artie" Hall, on October 15, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  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. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.

Elbert Leland "Lee" Conner1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. April 18, 1887, d. May 24, 1958
FatherGeorge Benjamin Conner3,4,7,8,6 b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
MotherEllen Iddings3,4,7,6 b. June 16, 1863, d. August 7, 1894
     Elbert Leland "Lee" Conner was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,2,6 He was born on April 18, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.9,2,10,5,6 He married Lula Inez Aldridge, daughter of John G. H. Aldridge and Lydia Alice Naff, on May 12, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,11,9,4,7,12,6 Elbert Leland "Lee" Conner died on May 24, 1958 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 71.9,2,6

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13
1900Dwelling 126, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 15, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia14
1920Dwelling 146, District 114, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia15
1930Dwelling 75, District 5, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia16
1940Dwelling 114, District 32-7, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia17

Occupation

1910Farmer14
1920Mail carrier15
1930Farmer16
1940Farmer17

Family

Lula Inez Aldridge b. January 12, 1890, d. July 29, 1972
Marriage*Elbert Leland "Lee" Conner married Lula Inez Aldridge, daughter of John G. H. Aldridge and Lydia Alice Naff, on May 12, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,11,9,4,7,12,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  10. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  11. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Lula Aldridge Conner.
  12. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lula Aldridge Conner obituary in the Aug 3, 1972 edition.
  13. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  17. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  18. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Harvey Conner obituary in the Jan 29, 1999 edition.
  19. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  20. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Kagey/Keage1

F, b. February 2, 1797, d. May 16, 1880
     Mary Kagey/Keage was buried at Strickler Cemetery, Rt. 221 N. near Little River Bridge, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She was born on February 2, 1797 at Virginia.2 She married Jacob M. Strickler on June 18, 1817 at Shenandoah Co., Virginia.1 As of June 18, 1817,her married name was Strickler. Mary Kagey/Keage died on May 16, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 83.2

Family

Jacob M. Strickler b. February 21, 1786, d. August 7, 1867
Marriage*She married Jacob M. Strickler on June 18, 1817 at Shenandoah Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S437] Jordan R. Dodd, Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850.
  2. [S200] Ruth Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Strickler Cemetery.
  3. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

George Sumpter1

M, b. February 5, 1713, d. before December, 1806
     George Sumpter George signed his will on Sep 3, 1800.1 He married Elizabeth Gross.1 George Sumpter was born on February 5, 1713 at Richmond, Virginia.1 He died before December, 1806; Georges will was recorded during this month.2

Family

Elizabeth Gross
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Gross.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S197] Linda Hackney, George Sumpter's Will in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 12, 2003.
  2. [S198] James L. Douthat, Montgomery County, Virginia Will Book 1 1786-1809.

Elizabeth Gross1

F
     Elizabeth Gross married George Sumpter.1 Her married name was Sumpter.

Family

George Sumpter b. February 5, 1713, d. before December, 1806
Marriage*Elizabeth Gross married George Sumpter.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S197] Linda Hackney, George Sumpter's Will in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 12, 2003.

Nancy King

F, b. September 10, 1823, d. November 7, 1909
     Nancy King was buried at Elgood Cemetery, behind the Elgood school and the church, Elgood, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 She was born on September 10, 1823.2,1 She married John J. Tinsley on January 14, 1844 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 As of January 14, 1844,her married name was Tinsley. Nancy King died on November 7, 1909 at West Virginia at age 86.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 49, District 84, Plymouth, Mercer Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law William Craghead2

Family

John J. Tinsley b. circa 1803
Marriage*Nancy King married John J. Tinsley on January 14, 1844 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S3386] Elgood Cemetery, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Mary Jane Craghead death certificate.

Sue Emma Akers1,2,3

F, b. December 21, 1927, d. July 17, 2010
FatherErnest Raymond Akers1,4 b. January 10, 1900, d. January 10, 1976
MotherMargaret B. Unknown4
     Sue Emma Akers was buried at Mountain Park Cemetery, Saint Jo, Montague Co., Texas.2,3 Her Social Security Number was 452-42-1765.5 Her married name was DeLong.1 She married Hanna D. Long.1,6 Sue Emma Akers was born on December 21, 1927 at Oklahoma.4,5 She died on July 17, 2010 at Drumright, Creek Co., Oklahoma, at age 82.2,5,3 She SAINT JO - Sue Emma Akers Long, 82, of Drumright, Okla., died Saturday, July 17, 2010, at the Drumright Regional Hospital. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Mountain Park Cemetery, Saint Jo, with C.E. Cole officiating. Services are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home of Saint Jo. Mrs. Long was a long-time secretary for an accounting firm and sub-taught at the Drumright schools. Survivors include son, Richard of Watauga, Texas; one grandaughter; one grandson; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
on July 20, 2010.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 288, District 27, Owen, Kay Co., Oklahoma4

Family

Hanna D. Long b. October 17, 1924, d. June, 1987
Marriage*Sue Emma Akers married Hanna D. Long.1,6 
Children
  • Larry D. Long6
  • Richard D. Long6,3

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S2867] Mountain Park Cemetery, Montague Co., TX, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=akers&GSfn=ernest&GSiman=1&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=46&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=44141256&CRid=5451&df=all&
  3. [S1645] Wichita Falls Times Record News, From the Sue Emma Akers Long obituary in the Jul 20, 2010 edition.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S964] Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.

Annie Alice Conner1,2

F, b. February 17, 1913, d. April 25, 2000
FatherElbert Leland "Lee" Conner3,2,4,5,6,7,8 b. April 18, 1887, d. May 24, 1958
MotherLula Inez Aldridge9,4,2,5,6,7,8 b. January 12, 1890, d. July 29, 1972
     Her Social Security Number was 229-72-9980.10 Annie Alice Conner was buried at Basham Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Basham, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 She was born on February 17, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,10 She married Frank Ross Lawrence, son of Simon Peter Lawrence and Sallie Ann Strickler, on October 16, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,5,11 As of October 16, 1934,her married name was Lawrence. Annie Alice Conner died on April 25, 2000 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 87.1,10 She LAWRENCE, Annie Alice Conner, 87, of Roanoke died Tuesday, April 25, 2000. She was the widow of Frank R. Lawrence and was also preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Garvin and her brothers; Harvey and George Conner and a great grandson, John David Crouse, Jr. Surviving are her daughters and son-in-law, Geneva and Benjamin Crouse of Fla., Rheba L. Donahue of Roanoke, Barbara L. Fish of Raleigh; eight grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Effie Lawrence of New York; many loving nieces and nephews. Services will be at Basham Primitive Baptist Church 2 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2000. Elder Junior Conner will officiate. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Oakeys South Chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. The family suggest that memorials be made to Clearbrook Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 6464, Roanoke, Va. 24014 or Carilion Hospice, 1917 Franklin Rd. S.W., Roanoke, Va. 24014. on April 26, 2000.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 146, District 114, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 75, District 5, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 25, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

Frank Ross Lawrence b. August 26, 1914, d. October 4, 1985
Marriage*Annie Alice Conner married Frank Ross Lawrence, son of Simon Peter Lawrence and Sallie Ann Strickler, on October 16, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,5,11 
Children
  • Mary Geneva Lawrence1,12,13
  • Rheba Ann Lawrence1,13
  • Barbara Rose Lawrence1,13

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Annie Alice Conner Lawrence obituary in the Apr 26, 2000 edition.
  2. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Harvey Conner obituary in the Jan 29, 1999 edition.
  4. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Lula Aldridge Conner obituary in the Aug 3, 1972 edition.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Lula Aldridge Conner.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

James Wellington Walton Sr.

M, b. November 2, 1805, d. January 16, 1900
     James Wellington Walton Sr. was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He married Louisa M. Walton.1 James Wellington Walton Sr. was born on November 2, 1805 at Halifax Co., Virginia.1 He died on January 16, 1900 at age 94.1

Family

Louisa M. Walton b. 1808, d. December 14, 1871
Marriage*He married Louisa M. Walton.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the James W. Walton death certificate.

Louisa M. Walton

F, b. 1808, d. December 14, 1871
     Louisa M. Walton married James Wellington Walton Sr.1 Louisa M. Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born in 1808 at Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.1 She died on December 14, 1871 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Family

James Wellington Walton Sr. b. November 2, 1805, d. January 16, 1900
Marriage*She married James Wellington Walton Sr.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the James W. Walton death certificate.

Arletta J. Walton1

F, b. July 3, 1873, d. July 2, 1875
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.1 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherElvira Susan Conner1 b. November 28, 1853, d. February 17, 1883
     Arletta J. Walton was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on July 3, 1873.1 She died on July 2, 1875 at age 1; Drowned to death.1

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Daniel Washington Walton1,2,3,4,5

M, b. May 16, 1876, d. May 17, 1960
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.3,6,5 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherElvira Susan Conner3,6 b. November 28, 1853, d. February 17, 1883
     Daniel Washington Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 He was born on May 16, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth date of May 15, 1876.3,4,5 He married Eliza Jane Richards on February 10, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 Daniel Washington Walton died on May 17, 1960 at Staunton, Augusta Co., Virginia, at age 84.1,5

Census Records

1880Dwelling 367, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 2, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 142, District 20, Roanoke, Virginia2
1930Dwelling 50, District 17, Roanoke, Virginia8
1940Dwelling 209, District 81-23, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1910Farm laborer7
1920Laundry fireman2
1930Hotel station fireman8

Family

Eliza Jane Richards b. May 5, 1876, d. January 10, 1950
Marriage*Daniel Washington Walton married Eliza Jane Richards on February 10, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Guy Ezra Conner1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

M, b. February 8, 1889, d. September 14, 1980
FatherGeorge Benjamin Conner3,4,5,10,11,9 b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
MotherEllen Iddings3,4,5,11,9 b. June 16, 1863, d. August 7, 1894
     Guy Ezra Conner COPPER HILL - Guy E. Conner, age 91, died at his home Sunday. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ora Nichols Conner, two daughters, Miss Dessie Conner, Copper Hill; Mrs. Thomas (Aldene) Nichols, Roanoke; one son, Alvin Conner, Bent Mountain; three half-sisters, Mrs. Mamie Walton, Check; Mrs. Virgie Jamison, Boones Mill; Mrs. Bessie Craighead, Roanoke; one half-brother, Clarence Conner, Radford; seven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren. Funeral will be Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in Salem Church with Elders Roy Agee, Layne Carter and Hale Terry officiating. Internment in the church cemetery.12 He was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.13,12,6,9 His Social Security Number was 231-16-1781.14 He was born on February 8, 1889 at Simpsons, Floyd Co., Virginia.14,13,6,3,7,9 He married Nellie Frances Poff, daughter of William Isaac "Ike" Poff and Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Conner, on February 23, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5,9 Guy Ezra Conner married Ora Belle Sowers, daughter of Eld. Frazier Tuggle Sowers and Flora Ann Martin, on September 15, 1961 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,12,6,15,9 Guy Ezra Conner died on September 14, 1980 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 91.13,12,6,9

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia16
1900Dwelling 126, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1910Dwelling 54, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia17
1920Dwelling 88, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia18
1930Dwelling 97, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia19
1940Dwelling 87, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia20

Occupation

1910Farmer17
1920Farmer18
1930Farmer19
1940Farmer20

Family 1

Nellie Frances Poff b. July 6, 1891, d. October 15, 1953
Marriage*Guy Ezra Conner married Nellie Frances Poff, daughter of William Isaac "Ike" Poff and Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Conner, on February 23, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5,9 
Children

Family 2

Ora Belle Sowers b. January 11, 1910, d. September 19, 2007
Marriage*Guy Ezra Conner married Ora Belle Sowers, daughter of Eld. Frazier Tuggle Sowers and Flora Ann Martin, on September 15, 1961 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,12,6,15,9 

Citations

  1. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Guy Ezra Conner.
  7. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  8. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obituary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  12. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Guy E. Conner obituary in an undated edition.
  13. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  14. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ora Belle Conner obituary in the Sep 20, 2007 edition.
  16. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  17. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  18. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  19. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  20. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  21. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Arnie Conner Dowdy obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  22. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Cleoplas E. Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  23. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Viola Aldene Conner Nichols obituary in the Feb 28, 2009 edition.
  24. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Dary E. Walton1

M, b. August 12, 1887, d. May 8, 1888
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr. b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherMary Jane Conner b. November 24, 1856, d. May 4, 1937
     Dary E. Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on August 12, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on May 8, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.

Kennis Kiras Walton1,2

M, b. February 6, 1883, d. May 5, 1960
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.3,1,2,4,5,6 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherElvira Susan Conner3,1,2 b. November 28, 1853, d. February 17, 1883
     Kennis Kiras Walton was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1 He Never married.1 He was born on February 6, 1883 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,1,2 He died on May 5, 1960 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 77.7,1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 111, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 160, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 89, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 96, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 71, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1910Farmer4
1920Blacksmith5
1930House builder6
1940Farmer8

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Enzo L. Walton1,2,3

M, b. October 10, 1884, d. April 3, 1904
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.2,3 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherMary Jane Conner2,3 b. November 24, 1856, d. May 4, 1937
     Enzo L. Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on October 10, 1884 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 He died on April 3, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 19.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 111, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.

Ulus B. Walton1,2

M, b. June 27, 1890, d. July 12, 1890
FatherJames Wellington Walton Jr.2 b. December 14, 1847, d. July 22, 1934
MotherMary Jane Conner2 b. November 24, 1856, d. May 4, 1937
     Ulus B. Walton was buried at Walton Cemetery, Pee Wee Drive, S. E., Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on June 27, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on July 12, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S201] Mary Conner Williams and Mary Leigh Williams, Walton Cemetery.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.