Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney1

F, b. December 14, 1846, d. June 15, 1920
     Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney was buried at Crowder Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.2,3,1 She was born on December 14, 1846 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.2,3,1 She married James Henry Craft, son of John Spencer Craft and Catherine Elmore, on November 22, 1866 at Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 As of November 22, 1866,her married name was Craft. Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney died on June 15, 1920 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 73.2,3,1

Census Records

1870Dwelling 100, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1880Dwelling 175, District 23, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 208, District 10, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 138, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 143, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law John Paxton9

Family

James Henry Craft b. May 4, 1846, d. July 3, 1910
Marriage*Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney married James Henry Craft, son of John Spencer Craft and Catherine Elmore, on November 22, 1866 at Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S367] Ruth G. Hale, Crowder Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  3. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  4. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 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. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  11. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  12. [S29] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Death Records, 1853-1896.
  13. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.

Bertha May Crowder1

F, b. January 23, 1884, d. August 15, 1970
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder2,1 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford2,1 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Her Social Security Number was 228-70-6272.3 Bertha May Crowder was buried at Crowder Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.4 She was born on January 23, 1884 at Craig Co., Virginia.4,1,3 She married Arthur Marion Lee on April 8, 1906 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 As of April 8, 1906,her married name was Lee. Bertha May Crowder died on August 15, 1970 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 86.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 77, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 79, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 28, District 17, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 345, District 119-24, Roanoke, Virginia8

Occupation

1920Boarding house keeper6

Family

Arthur Marion Lee b. October 29, 1871, d. May 7, 1942
Marriage*Bertha May Crowder married Arthur Marion Lee on April 8, 1906 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S367] Ruth G. Hale, Crowder Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Helen L. Lockett obituary in the Nov 19, 2009 edition.

Harriet Elizabeth Crowder1,2

F, b. October 30, 1885, d. May 23, 1916
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder3,1,4,2 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford1,4,2 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Harriet Elizabeth Crowder was buried at Crowder Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,5 She was born on October 30, 1885 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,1,5 She married Looney Marshall Craft, son of James Henry Craft and Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney, on November 8, 1906 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 As of November 8, 1906,her married name was Craft. Harriet Elizabeth Crowder died on May 23, 1916 at Craig Co., Virginia, at age 30.3,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 130, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6

Family

Looney Marshall Craft b. May 23, 1885, d. December 30, 1941
Marriage*Harriet Elizabeth Crowder married Looney Marshall Craft, son of James Henry Craft and Christina Elizabeth "Bettie" Looney, on November 8, 1906 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  3. [S367] Ruth G. Hale, Crowder Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Victoria Isabel Hale1,2,3,4,5

F, b. April 26, 1871, d. January 15, 1930
FatherJeremiah Lee "Jerry" Hale1,3,4,5 b. September 27, 1847, d. July 21, 1921
MotherHannah Alice Carr1,3,4,5 b. July 28, 1842, d. March 20, 1914
     Victoria Isabel Hale was buried at Conner Family Cemetery, Alleghany Springs Road, Montgomery Co., Virginia.6,4 She was born on April 26, 1871 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,2 She married George Washington Conner, son of Albert Conner and Mary Jane Iddings, on October 10, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 As of October 10, 1889,her married name was Conner. Victoria Isabel Hale died on January 15, 1930 at Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 58.6,2,4,5

Census Records

1880Dwelling 58, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 179, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 52, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 89, District 106, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia10

Family

George Washington Conner b. March 8, 1868, d. September 4, 1940
Marriage*Victoria Isabel Hale married George Washington Conner, son of Albert Conner and Mary Jane Iddings, on October 10, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S721] Mabel Conner Wickham and Mary Conner Williams, Conner Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S1693] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 13, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 16, 1925 - Jan 31, 1933.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  7. [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. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Grace Mae Conner Bandy obituary in the Nov 1, 1992 edition.

Bernie B. Crowder1,2,3,4

M, b. February 25, 1888, d. August 14, 1917
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder1,4 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford1,4 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Bernie B. Crowder was born on February 25, 1888 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3 He died on August 14, 1917 at Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California, at age 29.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 127, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1910Steam shovel crane man2

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. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."

Charles Edward "Charlie" Crowder1,2

M, b. August 7, 1892, d. June, 1978
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder3,1,4 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford3,4 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Charles Edward "Charlie" Crowder was buried at Garden of Memories Cemetery, 297 Dogwood Avenue, Crawford, Delta Co., Colorado.5 His Social Security Number was 523-12-8164.6 He was born on August 7, 1892 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,4,6 He married Hallie V. G. Carper on January 6, 1919 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.4 Charles Edward "Charlie" Crowder died in June, 1978 at age 85.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 209, District 73, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 76, District 8, Precinct 3, Delta Co., Colorado7
1940Dwelling 76, District 15-8, Crawford, Delta Co., Colorado8

Occupation

1930Dairy farmer7
1940Farmer8

Family

Hallie V. G. Carper b. March 12, 1895, d. August 12, 1988
Marriage*Charles Edward "Charlie" Crowder married Hallie V. G. Carper on January 6, 1919 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  5. [S3879] Garden of Memories Cemetery, Delta Co., CO, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Della/Dillia Lugar "Dillie" Crowder1,2,3

F, b. April 4, 1894, d. December 6, 1969
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder4,5,1 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford4,1 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Della/Dillia Lugar "Dillie" Crowder was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.6,2 She was born on April 4, 1894 at Craig Co., Virginia.6,1,2 She married Jacob Wade Price, son of Harvey L. Price and Mary S. Sizer, on November 21, 1911 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 21, 1911,her married name was Price. Della/Dillia Lugar "Dillie" Crowder died on December 6, 1969 at age 75.6,2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 209, District 73, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 123, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 122, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 318, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia9

Family

Jacob Wade Price b. June 11, 1886, d. March 5, 1961
Marriage*Della/Dillia Lugar "Dillie" Crowder married Jacob Wade Price, son of Harvey L. Price and Mary S. Sizer, on November 21, 1911 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  2. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  3. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  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. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  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.

Corine Naomi Crowder1,2

F, b. March 27, 1898, d. February 12, 1990
FatherJoel Elmore Crowder3,4 b. October 7, 1858, d. January 10, 1943
MotherElmira Maria Crawford3 b. January 16, 1854, d. November 18, 1908
     Her Social Security Number was 325-22-9701.5 Corine Naomi Crowder was buried at Elmhurst Cemetery, 1212 East Washington Street, Joliet, Will Co., Illinois.2 She was born on March 27, 1898 at Virginia; Her gravestone has an incorrect birth date of Mar 21, 1900. The 1900 Census confirms this.2,5,3 As of 1921,her married name was Nicola.1 She married John D. Nicola in 1921.1 Corine Naomi Crowder died on February 12, 1990 at age 91.2,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 137, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 209, District 73, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 79, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her sister Bertha6
1930Dwelling 150, District 20, Joliet, Will Co., Illinois7
1940Dwelling 244, District 99-38, Joliet, Will Co., Illinois8

Family

John D. Nicola b. September 1, 1893, d. July 11, 1950
Marriage*Corine Naomi Crowder married John D. Nicola in 1921.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1964] Charlene Elmore Blassingham, "Elmores of New Castle, VA."
  2. [S3880] Elmhurst Cemetery, Will Co., IL, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Caroline Leffel1,2

F, b. September 9, 1858
FatherJacob Leffel1,2 b. March 10, 1810, d. before June 15, 1880
MotherMariah Fischer1,2 b. circa 1815, d. after June 15, 1880
     Caroline Leffel was born on September 9, 1858 at Craig Co., Virginia.2 She married Jonathan Craft, son of John Spencer Craft and Sarah "Sally" Elmore, on July 18, 1878 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 As of July 18, 1878,her married name was Craft. As of November 9, 1896,her married name was Looney.3 Caroline Leffel married Marshall Phillip Looney on November 9, 1896 at Craig Co., Virginia.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 132, District 22, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia4

Family 1

Jonathan Craft b. October 30, 1852, d. May 3, 1886
Marriage*Caroline Leffel married Jonathan Craft, son of John Spencer Craft and Sarah "Sally" Elmore, on July 18, 1878 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Family 2

Marshall Phillip Looney b. circa 1868
Marriage*Caroline Leffel married Marshall Phillip Looney on November 9, 1896 at Craig Co., Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  2. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  3. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

William Michael Wagener1,2

M, b. 1862, d. 1944
FatherElisha B. Wagener1
MotherCynthia Unknown1
     William Michael Wagener was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3,2 He was born in 1862 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 He married Amanda W. Craft, daughter of John Spencer Craft and Sarah "Sally" Elmore, on October 20, 1907 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 William Michael Wagener died in 1944.3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 105, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 33, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 183, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 342, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1910General store merchant4
1920General store merchant5
1930General store merchant6
1940General store owner and merchant7

Family

Amanda W. Craft b. February 24, 1864, d. March 4, 1945
Marriage*William Michael Wagener married Amanda W. Craft, daughter of John Spencer Craft and Sarah "Sally" Elmore, on October 20, 1907 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S1254] Ruth G. Hale, West View Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  3. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Dennis Nathan Lawler1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. June 26, 1882, d. April 21, 1949
     Dennis Nathan Lawler was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,5,7 He was born on June 26, 1882 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth year of 1883.2,6,7 He married Stella Watt Hancock, daughter of Robert Watt Hancock and Virginia Lee "Virgie" Lamb, circa 1913 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,8,7 Dennis Nathan Lawler died on April 21, 1949 at Selma, Alleghany Co., Virginia, at age 66.7

Census Records

1920Dwelling 60, District 77, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 257, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 8, District 3-5, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1920Railroad shop car repairman9
1930Steam railroad inspector8
1940Railroad break repairer10

Family

Stella Watt Hancock b. April 13, 1897, d. June 23, 1983
Marriage*Dennis Nathan Lawler married Stella Watt Hancock, daughter of Robert Watt Hancock and Virginia Lee "Virgie" Lamb, circa 1913 at Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,8,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S771] Bernice Lawler, "Stella Hancock Lawler," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 7, 2005 and Jan 9, 2007.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1965] Nicely Funeral Home Obituaries, online http://www.nicelyfuneralhome.com/obituary.pl, From the Martha Lawler Van Buren obituary.
  4. [S1573] Atlanta Journal-Constitution, From the Harry Joseph Lawler obituary in the Sep 10, 2009 edition.
  5. [S3411] Mountain View Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Robert Lee Lawler obituary in Feb 5, 1995 edition.
  13. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

William O. Manning/Mannon1

M, b. circa 1796, d. after 1870
     William O. Manning/Mannon was born circa 1796 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2 He married Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith circa 1815.1 William O. Manning/Mannon died after 1870.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 825, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1850Farmer2

Family

Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith b. circa 1800, d. after 1870
Marriage*William O. Manning/Mannon married Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith circa 1815.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Emma Odell Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. April 22, 1869, d. October 2, 1937
FatherAlbert Conner1,5,6,2,4 b. May 25, 1832, d. January 9, 1913
MotherMary Jane Iddings1,5,6,2,4 b. December 27, 1844, d. March 26, 1921
     Emma Odell Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7 She was born on April 22, 1869 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,4 She married James William Wilson, son of Daniel Wilson and Elizabeth "Betsy" Sowder, on May 2, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of May 2, 1889,her married name was Wilson. Emma Odell Conner died on October 2, 1937 at Colora, Cecil Co., Maryland, at age 68; Died in an auto accident.8

Census Records

1870Dwelling 145, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1880Dwelling 444, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 133, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1910Dwelling 178, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1920Dwelling 64, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Oliver12
1930Dwelling 142, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Oliver13

Occupation

1910Farmer11

Family

James William Wilson b. February 18, 1865, d. before May 10, 1910
Marriage*Emma Odell Conner married James William Wilson, son of Daniel Wilson and Elizabeth "Betsy" Sowder, on May 2, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S765] Rick Clawson (great-grandson of Oliver B. Wilson), Wilson Family in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Feb 12, 2003.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  8. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith1

F, b. circa 1800, d. after 1870
     Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith was born circa 1800 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 She married William O. Manning/Mannon circa 1815.1 As of circa 1815,her married name was Manning/Mannon. Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith died after 1870.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 825, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Family

William O. Manning/Mannon b. circa 1796, d. after 1870
Marriage*Elizabeth "Bettie" Keith married William O. Manning/Mannon circa 1815.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Jacob Leffel

M, b. March 10, 1810, d. before June 15, 1880
     Jacob Leffel was born on March 10, 1810 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. He married Mariah Fischer in 1834 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. Jacob Leffel died before June 15, 1880.

Family

Mariah Fischer b. circa 1815, d. after June 15, 1880
Marriage*He married Mariah Fischer in 1834 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  2. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.

Mariah Fischer

F, b. circa 1815, d. after June 15, 1880
     Mariah Fischer was born circa 1815 at Virginia. She married Jacob Leffel in 1834 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. As of 1834,her married name was Leffel. Mariah Fischer died after June 15, 1880.

Family

Jacob Leffel b. March 10, 1810, d. before June 15, 1880
Marriage*She married Jacob Leffel in 1834 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  2. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.

John Jesse Wade Leffel

M, b. January 28, 1853, d. November 15, 1922
     John Jesse Wade Leffel was born on January 28, 1853 at Craig Co., Virginia. He married Nancy Virginia Caldwell, daughter of Lloyd Caldwell and Susanna Martha Hendrickson, on November 1, 1886 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 John Jesse Wade Leffel died on November 15, 1922 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 69.

Family

Nancy Virginia Caldwell b. August 30, 1862, d. January 24, 1934
Marriage*He married Nancy Virginia Caldwell, daughter of Lloyd Caldwell and Susanna Martha Hendrickson, on November 1, 1886 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.

Nancy Virginia Caldwell1

F, b. August 30, 1862, d. January 24, 1934
FatherLloyd Caldwell b. June 3, 1825, d. 1906
MotherSusanna Martha Hendrickson b. July 8, 1832, d. February 17, 1876
     Nancy Virginia Caldwell was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on August 30, 1862 at Craig Co., Virginia. She married John Jesse Wade Leffel on November 1, 1886 at Craig Co., Virginia.2 As of November 1, 1886,her married name was Leffel. Nancy Virginia Caldwell died on January 24, 1934 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 71.1

Family

John Jesse Wade Leffel b. January 28, 1853, d. November 15, 1922
Marriage*She married John Jesse Wade Leffel on November 1, 1886 at Craig Co., Virginia.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S261] Ruth G. Hale, Huffman Memorial Park, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  3. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.

Benjamin Richard Craft Sr.

M, b. circa 1776, d. after June 22, 1860
     Benjamin Richard Craft Sr. was born circa 1776 at Maryland. He married Sarah "Sally" Spencer circa 1818 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. Benjamin Richard Craft Sr. died after June 22, 1860 at Craig Co., Virginia.

Family

Sarah "Sally" Spencer b. circa 1798, d. after June 22, 1860
Marriage*He married Sarah "Sally" Spencer circa 1818 at Botetourt Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S29] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Death Records, 1853-1896.
  2. [S57] Beverly Brown (Great-granddaughter of James Craft), "James & Christina Looney Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 11, 2003.
  3. [S274] Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner, "Personal Papers of Robert & Juanita Elmore Conner."
  4. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Walter Monroe Craft1,2,3

M, b. March 7, 1871, d. December 1, 1940
FatherJames Henry Craft1,4 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant1,4 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Walter Monroe Craft was buried at Walnut Grove Union Church Cemetery, 6867 Pike Road, Montvale, Bedford Co., Virginia.3 He was born on March 7, 1871 at Craig Co., Virginia.5,1,3 He married Susan Miller Niday, daughter of John Alexander Niday and Nancy Evaline "Evaline" Bradley, on June 24, 1900 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 Walter Monroe Craft died on December 1, 1940 at Virginia at age 69.5,3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 87, District 22, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia4
1900Dwelling 87, District 22, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 160, District 57, Buchanan, Botetourt Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 105, District 62, Lisbon, Bedford Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 11, District 12, Lisbon, Bedford Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 189, District 10-16, Lisbon, Bedford Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1900Sawmill engineer6
1910Farmer7
1920Farmer8
1930Farmer9
1940Farmer10

Family

Susan Miller Niday b. May 17, 1880, d. February 5, 1956
Marriage*Walter Monroe Craft married Susan Miller Niday, daughter of John Alexander Niday and Nancy Evaline "Evaline" Bradley, on June 24, 1900 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beatrice Craft Chilton obituary in the Mar 4, 1996 edition.
  3. [S4441] Walnut Grove Union Church Cemetery, Bedford Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S840] Jack Nida, "Niday Family Tree," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 13 and Oct 16, 2001.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the James Alexander Craft death certificate.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bonnie Craft Forgie obituary in the Jul 30, 1998 edition.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bertha Craft Holland obituary in the Feb 21, 2005 edition.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Estelle Craft Hackworth obituary in the May 25, 2012 edition.

Tabitha Frances Conner1,2,3,4,5

F, b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
FatherAlbert Conner6,1,7,5 b. May 25, 1832, d. January 9, 1913
MotherMary Jane Iddings6,1,7,5 b. December 27, 1844, d. March 26, 1921
     Tabitha Frances Conner was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 She was born on April 22, 1870 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia; The cemetery listing has a birth date of Aug 31, 1872.7,5 She married Joseph Hardin Custer, son of Joseph S. Custer and Elizabeth Ann Reed, on March 1, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 As of March 1, 1894,her married name was Custer. Tabitha Frances Conner died on January 25, 1954 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 83.5

Census Records

1880Dwelling 444, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1900Dwelling 319, District 46, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., VirginiaEnumerated as "Bertie"9
1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 159, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 470, District 3, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 6, District 81-26, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia11

Family

Joseph Hardin Custer b. November, 1874
Marriage*Tabitha Frances Conner married Joseph Hardin Custer, son of Joseph S. Custer and Elizabeth Ann Reed, on March 1, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  8. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Arminta A. "Mintie" Craft1,2,3,4

F, b. July 27, 1873
FatherJames Henry Craft1,3,4 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant1,3,4 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Arminta A. "Mintie" Craft was born on July 27, 1873 at Craig Co., Virginia.3 She married Leonidas Baber "Leon" Niday on July 29, 1897 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 As of July 29, 1897,her married name was Niday.

Census Records

1880Dwelling 87, District 22, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia4

Family

Leonidas Baber "Leon" Niday b. February 24, 1877, d. September 8, 1949
Marriage*Arminta A. "Mintie" Craft married Leonidas Baber "Leon" Niday on July 29, 1897 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  2. [S840] Jack Nida, "Niday Family Tree," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 13 and Oct 16, 2001.
  3. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Martha Ellen "Mattie" Craft1,2,3,4,5

F, b. April 23, 1874, d. August 6, 1937
FatherJames Henry Craft2,3,4 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant2,3,4 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Martha Ellen "Mattie" Craft was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,6 She was born on April 23, 1874 at Meadow Creek, Craig Co., Virginia; The Cemetery listings have a birth date of Apr 11, 1876.1,6,3 She married Edward Jennings Britts, son of Janetta Almeda "Nettie" Britts, on December 1, 1897 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 As of December 1, 1897,her married name was Britts. Martha Ellen "Mattie" Craft died on August 6, 1937 at Craig Co., Virginia, at age 63.1,6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 87, District 22, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia4
1900Dwelling 157, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 100, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 7, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 120, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia10

Family

Edward Jennings Britts b. May 25, 1865, d. 1943
Marriage*Martha Ellen "Mattie" Craft married Edward Jennings Britts, son of Janetta Almeda "Nettie" Britts, on December 1, 1897 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  2. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  3. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  6. [S1254] Ruth G. Hale, West View Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  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. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  12. [S1225] Ruth G. Hale, Waugh Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.

Irving Zedrick Craft1

M, b. June 17, 1878, d. February 15, 1935
FatherJames Henry Craft2,3,4,5 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant2,3,4,5 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Irving Zedrick Craft was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 He was born on June 17, 1878 at Craig Co., Virginia.2 He married Edna Hattie Paitsel, daughter of Daniel Paitsel and Mattie Ann Jones, on November 18, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.5,1 Irving Zedrick Craft died on February 15, 1935 at age 56.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 87, District 22, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia3
1900Dwelling 87, District 22, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 23, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 100, District 77, Ward 3, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 301, District 7, Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1910Farm laborer6
1920C. & O. railroad boilermaker7
1930State highway road construction worker8

Family

Edna Hattie Paitsel b. November 12, 1884, d. September 15, 1970
Marriage*Irving Zedrick Craft married Edna Hattie Paitsel, daughter of Daniel Paitsel and Mattie Ann Jones, on November 18, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.5,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  2. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  10. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.

Mary Susan Craft1,2

F, b. June 20, 1882, d. February 18, 1931
FatherJames Henry Craft2 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant2 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Mary Susan Craft was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on June 20, 1882 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Ottie Thomas "Ott" Brizendine, son of Albert Brizendine and Martha Ann Paxton, on December 16, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 As of December 16, 1902,her married name was Brizendine. Mary Susan Craft died on February 18, 1931 at age 48.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 53, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 35, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 242, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5

Family

Ottie Thomas "Ott" Brizendine b. May 4, 1875, d. January 13, 1948
Marriage*Mary Susan Craft married Ottie Thomas "Ott" Brizendine, son of Albert Brizendine and Martha Ann Paxton, on December 16, 1902 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  2. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.

George Peyton Craft1,2

M, b. April 12, 1886, d. April 26, 1954
FatherJames Henry Craft2 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant2 b. 1851, d. 1912
     George Peyton Craft was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 He was born on April 12, 1886 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Eula Dare Brizendine, daughter of Albert Brizendine and Martha Ann Paxton, on June 16, 1907 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1,3 George Peyton Craft married Florence Myrtle Etzler, daughter of George Etzler and Susan Craft, on November 1, 1938 at Catawba, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5,6 George Peyton Craft married Mattie Emma "Jo" Switzer, daughter of John Switzer, on March 4, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.7 George Peyton Craft died on April 26, 1954 at age 68.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 89, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 9, District 82, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 198, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 336, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1910Railroad laborer8
1920Railroad section laborer9
1930Steam railroad laborer10
1940Railroad maintenance worker11

Family 1

Eula Dare Brizendine b. February 26, 1888, d. June 30, 1930
Marriage*George Peyton Craft married Eula Dare Brizendine, daughter of Albert Brizendine and Martha Ann Paxton, on June 16, 1907 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1,3 
Children

Family 2

Florence Myrtle Etzler b. September 21, 1906, d. May 25, 1940
Marriage*George Peyton Craft married Florence Myrtle Etzler, daughter of George Etzler and Susan Craft, on November 1, 1938 at Catawba, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,5,6 

Family 3

Mattie Emma "Jo" Switzer b. July 17, 1899, d. October 1, 1986
Marriage*George Peyton Craft married Mattie Emma "Jo" Switzer, daughter of John Switzer, on March 4, 1942 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.7 

Citations

  1. [S366] And Margarette Tynan Rena Worthen Stephen Taylor, Cemeteries of Craig Co., Virginia.
  2. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Eula Dare Brizendine Craft obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  4. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  5. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  6. [S2276] Mount Union Cemetery, Botetourt Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=conner&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=65387696&CRid=1975164&df=all&
  7. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Emma Maude Craft1,2,3

F, b. October 11, 1887, d. November 6, 1962
FatherJames Henry Craft1,2 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant1,2 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Emma Maude Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 She was born on October 11, 1887 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,3 She married Price Pleasant Milton, son of Andrew Jackson Milton and Sophia Eugenia Price, on April 22, 1909 at Craig City, Craig Co., Virginia.2,4 As of April 22, 1909,her married name was Milton. Emma Maude Craft died on November 6, 1962 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 75.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 87, District 22, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 188, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 133, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 78, District 16, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 168, District 119-24, Roanoke, Virginia8

Family

Price Pleasant Milton b. May 16, 1882, d. July 15, 1959
Marriage*Emma Maude Craft married Price Pleasant Milton, son of Andrew Jackson Milton and Sophia Eugenia Price, on April 22, 1909 at Craig City, Craig Co., Virginia.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  3. [S4445] Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Charles Pimbrook Craft1,2,3

M, b. March 13, 1891, d. March 9, 1956
FatherJames Henry Craft1 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant1,2 b. 1851, d. 1912
     Charles Pimbrook Craft was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3 He was born on March 13, 1891 at Virginia.1,3 He married Edith L. Hill circa 1926.4,3 Charles Pimbrook Craft died on March 9, 1956 at age 64.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 87, District 22, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 43, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 347, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 269, District 3-5, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1910Odd job laborer2
1930Railroad brakeman4
1940Railroad yard conductor5

Family

Edith L. Hill b. March 4, 1903, d. November 24, 1984
Marriage*Charles Pimbrook Craft married Edith L. Hill circa 1926.4,3 
Child

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. [S2824] Crown Hill Cemetery, Clifton Forge, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=goings&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=77648271&CRid=49946&df=all&
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

John Henry Craft1,2

M, b. July, 1893, d. October 19, 1935
FatherJames Henry Craft3,1 b. September 22, 1844, d. May 26, 1900
MotherElizabeth Ann "Bettie" Bryant3,1,4 b. 1851, d. 1912
     John Henry Craft was buried at West View Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.3 He was born in July, 1893 at Virginia.1 He married Mattie Lou Lane on May 30, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,5 John Henry Craft died on October 19, 1935 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 42.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 87, District 22, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 43, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 219, District 2, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1930Painting contractor6

Family

Mattie Lou Lane b. 1902, d. June 15, 1948
Marriage*John Henry Craft married Mattie Lou Lane on May 30, 1921 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,5 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  3. [S1254] Ruth G. Hale, West View Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2543] Mountain View Cemetery, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=chittum&GSfn=elery&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=63611337&CRid=51319&df=all&
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.