Minevra Craft1,2,3

F, b. November 12, 1895, d. 1956
FatherErastus Byron Craft4,5,2,3 b. March 27, 1855, d. August 17, 1917
MotherFrances E. "Fannie" Crawford4,3 b. circa 1863, d. April 23, 1898
     Minevra Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on November 12, 1895 at Craig Co., Virginia.4,3 She married Newton Marshall Brizendine, son of William B. Brizendine and Martha Ann Craft, on April 3, 1915 at Barbours Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 As of April 3, 1915,her married name was Brizendine. Minevra Craft died in 1956.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 161, District 11, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 166, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 138, District 91, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 33, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 165, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8

Family

Newton Marshall Brizendine b. October 15, 1876, d. 1953
Marriage*Minevra Craft married Newton Marshall Brizendine, son of William B. Brizendine and Martha Ann Craft, on April 3, 1915 at Barbours Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  4. [S25] Richmond, VA Library of Virginia, Craig Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1896.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 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. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  10. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  11. [S672] New River Notes - Virginia World War II Deaths, online http://www.ls.net/~newriver/va/wwii.htm
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Martha Jane Nowlin obituary in the Feb 13, 2009 edition.

Angeline Rosabell Conner1,2

F, b. June 6, 1878, d. February 11, 1952
FatherAlbert Conner1,3,2,4,5 b. May 25, 1832, d. January 9, 1913
MotherMary Jane Iddings1,3,2,4,5 b. December 27, 1844, d. March 26, 1921
     Angeline Rosabell Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5 She was born on June 6, 1878 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia; The Floyd Co. Birth Index has a birth date of Jan 6, 1879.6,1,2,5 She married Samuel Johnson "Sam" Poff, son of Fleming Henry Poff and Martha Frances Bird, on January 1, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4,5 As of January 1, 1896,her married name was Poff. Angeline Rosabell Conner died on February 11, 1952 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 73.6,5

Census Records

1880Dwelling 444, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 67, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 107, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 90, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 99, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 85, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

Samuel Johnson "Sam" Poff b. July 2, 1876, d. October 7, 1956
Marriage*Angeline Rosabell Conner married Samuel Johnson "Sam" Poff, son of Fleming Henry Poff and Martha Frances Bird, on January 1, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  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. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  15. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Polly Anna Craft1,2

F, b. January 9, 1912, d. May 3, 1984
FatherErastus Byron Craft1 b. March 27, 1855, d. August 17, 1917
MotherOllie Percila Huffman1,3 b. September 19, 1867, d. August 28, 1950
     Her Social Security Number was 229-56-8529.4 Polly Anna Craft was buried at Huffman Memorial Park (also known as Chestnut Grove Church Cemetery), above the fish hatchery, Rt. 42, Craig Co., Virginia.5,2 She was born on January 9, 1912 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,4 She married William Thomas Crawford on February 9, 1929 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 As of February 9, 1929,her married name was Crawford. Polly Anna Craft and William Thomas Crawford were divorced before November 13, 1938. Polly Anna Craft married Charles R. "Buck" Wolfe on November 13, 1938 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 13, 1938,her married name was Wolfe. Polly Anna Craft died on May 3, 1984 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 72.2 She Polly Anna Craft Wolfe, age 72, passed away Thursday, May 3, 1984, in a Roanoke hospital. Surviving are her husband, Charles R. Wolfe; a daughter, Mrs. Ross (Quida) Elmore, New Castle; a granddaughter, Mrs. Joseph H. (Kathie) Reich, Jr; a great-granddaughter, Cherie Nicole Reich, both of Roanoke; one sister Emily Craft, Arizona; one half brother, B. P. Reynolds, New Castle; one half sister, Viola Canode, Norfolk. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Boitnott Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Craig County Rescue Squad and Fire Department. Interment will be at Huffman Memorial Park. The family will receive friends, Friday night from 7 until 9 at Boitnott Funeral Home. on May 5, 1984.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 18, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her brother-in-law Latmer paitsel6
1940Dwelling 391, District 23-2, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7

Family 1

William Thomas Crawford b. 1897, d. 1956
Marriage*Polly Anna Craft married William Thomas Crawford on February 9, 1929 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Polly Anna Craft and William Thomas Crawford were divorced before November 13, 1938. 

Family 2

Charles R. "Buck" Wolfe b. May 6, 1918, d. October 24, 1987
Marriage*Polly Anna Craft married Charles R. "Buck" Wolfe on November 13, 1938 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Polly Anna Craft Wolfe obituary in the May 5, 1984 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie P. Craft obituary in the Aug 29, 1950 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ouida Wolfe Elmore obituary in the Sep 19, 2000 edition.

Elizabeth Kate Craft1

F, b. March 10, 1914, d. March 10, 1917
FatherErastus Byron Craft1 b. March 27, 1855, d. August 17, 1917
MotherOllie Percila Huffman1 b. September 19, 1867, d. August 28, 1950
     Elizabeth Kate Craft was buried at Waugh Cemetery, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on March 10, 1914 at Craig Co., Virginia.2 She died on March 10, 1917 at Craig Co., Virginia, at age 3.1,3 She DAU OF ERASTUS B. CRAFT & OLLIE P. HUFFMAN - A three year old child of Erastus Craft of the Red Brush section, died last Saturday. The child was accidentally burned earlier in the week at the home of Lottie Craft and death was the result of its injuries. on March 17, 1917.3

Citations

  1. [S1225] Ruth G. Hale, Waugh Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S4443] Waugh Family Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S2095] New Castle Record, From the Mar 17, 1917 edition.

Emily Josephine Craft1,2

F, b. May 27, 1916, d. October, 1985
FatherErastus Byron Craft b. March 27, 1855, d. August 17, 1917
MotherOllie Percila Huffman1,3,4,5 b. September 19, 1867, d. August 28, 1950
     Her Social Security Number was 230-10-0972.6 Emily Josephine Craft was born on May 27, 1916 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.6 She died in October, 1985 at Glendale, Maricopa Co., Arizona, at age 69.6,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 85, District 78, Alleghany, Craig Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 44, District 2, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 33, District 23-2, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1940Cleaning laborer4

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie P. Craft obituary in the Aug 29, 1950 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

John W. Hartzell1

M, b. circa 1856
FatherGeorge Hartzell1
MotherHester C. Unknown1
     John W. Hartzell was born circa 1856 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, daughter of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on April 19, 1878 at Craig Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 96, District 23, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1878Mail carrier1
1880Farm laborer2

Family

Mildred M. "Millie" Craft b. August 30, 1857
Marriage*John W. Hartzell married Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, daughter of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on April 19, 1878 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Letha Dully death certificate.

Isaac Abel Crowder1,2,3,4

M, b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
FatherAbel Crowder1,3,4 b. circa 1823, d. before July 1, 1870
MotherCaroline Drummond1,3 b. circa 1820, d. after July 1, 1870
     Isaac Abel Crowder was born on August 26, 1855 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,4 He married Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, daughter of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on March 22, 1888 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 Isaac Abel Crowder died on March 1, 1926 at Logan, Logan Co., West Virginia, at age 70.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 241, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 77, District 36, Triadelphia, Logan Co., West Virginia7

Occupation

1900Day laborer5
1910Ore worker laborer6
1920Coal mine laborer7

Family

Mildred M. "Millie" Craft b. August 30, 1857
Marriage*Isaac Abel Crowder married Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, daughter of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on March 22, 1888 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S787] Cyndi Crowder, "Crowders," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 14, 2002.
  3. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Isaac Abel Crowder death certificate.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ira A. Crowder obituary in an unknown Mar 12, 1964 newspaper.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Crowder-Burgess marriage record.
  10. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Rogers-Crowder marriage record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Stewart-Crowder marriage certificate.

Abel Crowder1

M, b. circa 1823, d. before July 1, 1870
FatherAbel Edward Crowder1 b. circa 1785, d. circa 1843
MotherMary "Polly" Shewmaker/Shoemaker1 b. circa 1787, d. 1859
     Abel Crowder was born circa 1823 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.1 He married Caroline Drummond on December 30, 1852 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 Abel Crowder died before July 1, 1870 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,3

Family

Caroline Drummond b. circa 1820, d. after July 1, 1870
Marriage*He married Caroline Drummond on December 30, 1852 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Isaac Abel Crowder death certificate.

Caroline Drummond1

F, b. circa 1820, d. after July 1, 1870
     Caroline Drummond was born circa 1820 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.1 She married Abel Crowder, son of Abel Edward Crowder and Mary "Polly" Shewmaker/Shoemaker, on December 30, 1852 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 As of December 30, 1852,her married name was Crowder. Caroline Drummond died after July 1, 1870 at Craig Co., Virginia.1

Family

Abel Crowder b. circa 1823, d. before July 1, 1870
Marriage*She married Abel Crowder, son of Abel Edward Crowder and Mary "Polly" Shewmaker/Shoemaker, on December 30, 1852 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S30] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1881.
  3. [S28] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1882-1910.

Althea Hartzell1

F, b. circa 1879, d. before June 6, 1900
FatherJohn W. Hartzell1 b. circa 1856
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1 b. August 30, 1857
     Althea Hartzell was born circa 1879 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 As of December 22, 1897,her married name was Callaghan.2 She married John Callaghan on December 22, 1897 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2 Althea Hartzell died before June 6, 1900; Her husband was enumerated without her in the 1900 Census and as a widower in the 1910 Census.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 96, District 23, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1

Family

John Callaghan b. March, 1875
Marriage*Althea Hartzell married John Callaghan on December 22, 1897 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census, Enumerated as widowed.

Frank Harrison Crowder1,2,3,4

M, b. June 7, 1893, d. June 7, 1956
FatherIsaac Abel Crowder1,2,5,6 b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1,5,6 b. August 30, 1857
     Frank Harrison Crowder was buried at Sanders Cemetery (also known as Lake Cemetery), Logan Co., West Virginia.4,1 He was born on June 7, 1893 at Craig Co., Virginia.1,5,3 He married Mary E. "Mae" Scaggs on July 26, 1916 at Logan Co., West Virginia.1,7,8 Frank Harrison Crowder died on June 7, 1956 at Huntington, Cabell Co., West Virginia, at age 63.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 241, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 57, District 78, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 227, District 20, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia10
1940Dwelling 523, District 20-26, Cabin Creek, Kanawha Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1920Miner9
1930Coal mine tipple foreman10
1940Coal mine tipple foreman11

Family

Mary E. "Mae" Scaggs b. February 27, 1898, d. June 6, 1955
Marriage*Frank Harrison Crowder married Mary E. "Mae" Scaggs on July 26, 1916 at Logan Co., West Virginia.1,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S787] Cyndi Crowder, "Crowders," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 14, 2002.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S8642] Sanders Cemetery, Logan Co., WV, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Crowder-Scaggs marriage record.
  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.
  12. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Etta Kathryn Crow obituary in the Jun 1, 2003 edition.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Crowder-Gosnell marriage record.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Henson-Crowder marriage record.

Letha Hartzell1

F, b. February 6, 1883, d. October 17, 1942
FatherJohn W. Hartzell1 b. circa 1856
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1 b. August 30, 1857
     Her married name was Dully.1 Letha Hartzell was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia.2,1 She married George Eary.3 Letha Hartzell married Emanuel Dully.1,4 Her married name was Eary. Letha Hartzell was born on February 6, 1883 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She died on October 17, 1942 at Charleston, Kanawha Co., West Virginia, at age 59.2,1 She Services for Mrs. Letha Dully, 59, who died Saturday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Nora Pappas at 414 Bibby street, will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Owen and Barth funeral chapel. Rev. Clarence S. Greenleaf of Grundy, Va. will officiate. Burial will be in Spring Hill cemetery. In addition to Mrs. Pappas, survivors are three sisters, Miss Virgie Crowder and Mrs. Charles Rogers, both of Logan, and Mrs. Boyd Morris of Covington, Va; two brothers, Frank Crowder of Notomine and Ira Crowder of Chapmanville, and four grandchildren. on October 19, 1942.2

Family 1

Emanuel Dully b. September 5, 1896, d. June 3, 1942
Marriage*She married Emanuel Dully.1,4 

Family 2

George Eary b. circa 1875
Marriage*Letha Hartzell married George Eary.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Letha Dully death certificate.
  2. [S616] Charleston Gazette, From the Letha Dully obituary in the Oct 19, 1942 edition.
  3. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Emanuel Dully death certificate.

Isaac R. Conner1,2

M, b. July 14, 1876
FatherAlbert Conner1 b. May 25, 1832, d. January 9, 1913
MotherMary Jane Iddings1 b. December 27, 1844, d. March 26, 1921
     Isaac R. Conner was born on July 14, 1876 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  2. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.

George Eary1

M, b. circa 1875
     George Eary married Letha Hartzell, daughter of John W. Hartzell and Mildred M. "Millie" Craft.1 George Eary was born circa 1875 at West Virginia.2

Family

Letha Hartzell b. February 6, 1883, d. October 17, 1942
Marriage*He married Letha Hartzell, daughter of John W. Hartzell and Mildred M. "Millie" Craft.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Virgie P. Crowder1,2,3,4,5

F, b. circa 1903
FatherIsaac Abel Crowder1,2,3,4,5 b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1,2,3,4,5 b. August 30, 1857
     Virgie P. Crowder was born circa 1903 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,5 As of August 9, 1920,her married name was Stewart.5 She married James Nelson Stewart on August 9, 1920 at Logan Co., West Virginia.1,5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 241, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 77, District 36, Triadelphia, Logan Co., West Virginia4

Family

James Nelson Stewart b. February 2, 1899, d. November 7, 1970
Marriage*Virgie P. Crowder married James Nelson Stewart on August 9, 1920 at Logan Co., West Virginia.1,5 

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ira A. Crowder obituary in an unknown Mar 12, 1964 newspaper.
  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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Stewart-Crowder marriage certificate.

Etta May Crowder1

F, b. September 25, 1888, d. June 11, 1951
FatherIsaac Abel Crowder1,2 b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1,2 b. August 30, 1857
     Etta May Crowder was buried at Cedar Hill Cemetery, 1521 South Carpenter Drive, Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3 She was born on September 25, 1888 at Virginia.2,3 She married Jessie Boyd Morris on May 26, 1909 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.1 As of May 26, 1909,her married name was Morris. Etta May Crowder died on June 11, 1951 at age 62.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 232, District 5, Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 235, District 3-16, Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia5

Family

Jessie Boyd Morris b. November 12, 1885, d. April 7, 1961
Marriage*Etta May Crowder married Jessie Boyd Morris on May 26, 1909 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.1 
Children
  • Billie Fisher Morris1
  • Robert L. Morris4,5 b. January 3, 1916, d. November, 1980
  • Nina Morris5
  • Shirley Morris5

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3866] Cedar Hill Cemetery, Covington, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ira Abel Crowder1,2

M, b. March 24, 1892, d. March 11, 1964
FatherIsaac Abel Crowder1,3,4,5,6 b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft1,3,4,5,6 b. August 30, 1857
     Ira Abel Crowder and Augusta Laura "Gussie" Burgess were divorced.7 His Social Security Number was 236-09-9711.8 Ira Abel Crowder was buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill, Logan Co., West Virginia.3 He was born on March 24, 1892 at Craig Co., Virginia.8,1,9,3 He married Augusta Laura "Gussie" Burgess on May 18, 1913 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co., West Virginia.7,1,6 Ira Abel Crowder married Lillian Opal Reeves on December 3, 1934 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,10 Ira Abel Crowder died on March 11, 1964 at Logan, Logan Co., West Virginia, at age 71.1 He A well known Chapmanville resident, 71 year old Ira A. Crowder, died yesterday morning in a local hospital where he had been a patient since Sunday. Crowder, whose death followed a lingering illness, was born March 24, 1892, in Virginia, a son of the late Isaac and Millie Craft Crowder. A former Logan County Republican executive committe member, he was a candidate for the same office in the May primary. Crowder came to West Virginia when he was 17 years of age. He worked in several coal mines in the county and owned his own truck mine until about two years ago when he went out of business. Crowder had also been employed by the State Road Comission. Surviving are his widow, Lillian Opal, whom he married in 1934; two daughters, Mrs. Evelyn Bailey of Fairborne, Ohio, and Drema Sue at home; one sister, Virgie Crowder of Huntington; four sons, Ray, Clyde, Bernard, and Charles, all of Fairborne, and several grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Harris Funeral Home chapel. Elder A. C. Maple will officiate and burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery at Pecks Mill. on March 12, 1964.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 241, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 91, District 36, Triadelphia, Logan Co., West Virginia11
1930Dwelling 51, District 31, Triadelphia, Logan Co., West Virginia12
1940Dwelling 134, District 23-2, Chapmanville, Logan Co., West Virginia2
1940Dwelling 65, District 30-18, Stafford, Mingo Co., West Virginia2

Occupation

1910Ore worker laborer5
1920Coal miner11
1930Coal miner12
1940Coal mine foreman2

Family 1

Augusta Laura "Gussie" Burgess b. 1892, d. 1953
Divorce*Ira Abel Crowder and Augusta Laura "Gussie" Burgess were divorced.7 
Marriage* Ira Abel Crowder married Augusta Laura "Gussie" Burgess on May 18, 1913 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co., West Virginia.7,1,6 
Children

Family 2

Lillian Opal Reeves b. October 28, 1906, d. January 19, 1998
Marriage*Ira Abel Crowder married Lillian Opal Reeves on December 3, 1934 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.3,10 
Child
  • Dreama Sue Crowder3,1

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ira A. Crowder obituary in an unknown Mar 12, 1964 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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Crowder-Burgess marriage record.
  7. [S1277] Shannon & Danette's Family Tree, online http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=shannon_white&id=I2420
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  10. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S1789] Florida Times-Union, The, From the Leonard Ray Crowder obituary in the Oct 6, 2006 edition.

Betty Elizabeth "Nancy" Crowder1,2,3,4,5

F, b. March, 1896
FatherIsaac Abel Crowder2,3,5 b. August 26, 1855, d. March 1, 1926
MotherMildred M. "Millie" Craft2,3,5 b. August 30, 1857
     Betty Elizabeth "Nancy" Crowder was born in March, 1896 at Craig Co., Virginia.2,5 As of January 8, 1917,her married name was Rogers.5 She married Charles D. "Charlie" Rogers on January 8, 1917 at Logan Co., West Virginia.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 241, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 140, District 33, Triadelphia, Logan Co., West Virginia4
1940Dwelling 133, District 23-10B, Logan, Logan Co., West Virginia6

Family

Charles D. "Charlie" Rogers b. March 4, 1875, d. April 9, 1956
Marriage*Betty Elizabeth "Nancy" Crowder married Charles D. "Charlie" Rogers on January 8, 1917 at Logan Co., West Virginia.5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Rogers-Crowder marriage record.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Lillian Opal Reeves

F, b. October 28, 1906, d. January 19, 1998
     Her Social Security Number was 233-32-0879.1 Lillian Opal Reeves was born on October 28, 1906 at Rush Co., Kentucky.1 She married Ira Abel Crowder, son of Isaac Abel Crowder and Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, on December 3, 1934 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,3 As of December 3, 1934,her married name was Crowder. Lillian Opal Reeves died on January 19, 1998 at Burlington, Alamance Co., North Carolina, at age 91.1

Census Records

1940Dwelling 134, District 23-2, Chapmanville, Logan Co., West Virginia4

Family

Ira Abel Crowder b. March 24, 1892, d. March 11, 1964
Marriage*Lillian Opal Reeves married Ira Abel Crowder, son of Isaac Abel Crowder and Mildred M. "Millie" Craft, on December 3, 1934 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,3 
Child
  • Dreama Sue Crowder5

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ira A. Crowder obituary in an unknown Mar 12, 1964 newspaper.
  3. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.

Belle Elizabeth Callahan

F, b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Belle Elizabeth Callahan was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia; Her grave is unmarked. She was born on March 30, 1876 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Charles Lafayette Craft, son of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on October 19, 1893 at Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia. As of October 19, 1893,her married name was Craft. Belle Elizabeth Callahan died on September 13, 1955 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 79.

Census Records

1900Dwelling 231, District 1, Boiling Spring, Alleghany Co., Virginia1
1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 110, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 63, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 131, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1940Farm operator6

Family

Charles Lafayette Craft b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
Marriage*Belle Elizabeth Callahan married Charles Lafayette Craft, son of George W. Craft and Martha "Patty" Elmore, on October 19, 1893 at Covington, Alleghany Co., Virginia. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S4445] Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  8. [S899] Unknown author, Craig County Heritage Book.
  9. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  10. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  11. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."

Etta May Craft1

F, b. August, 1894, d. October 19, 1918
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft2,3,1 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan2,3,1 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Etta May Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.4 She was born in August, 1894 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,1 She married George William Drummond on July 4, 1914 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 As of July 4, 1914,her married name was Drummond. Etta May Craft died on October 19, 1918 at Craig Co., Virginia, at age 24.5,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 231, District 1, Boiling Spring, Alleghany Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3

Family

George William Drummond b. November 9, 1887, d. April 17, 1931
Marriage*Etta May Craft married George William Drummond on July 4, 1914 at Craig Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S4445] Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  6. [S2095] New Castle Record, From the death announcement in the Feb 5, 1916 edition.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mildred Drummond Parker obituary in the Aug 4, 2002 edition.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Cora Belle Craft1,2,3

F, b. March 19, 1897, d. October 15, 1963
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft4,5,6,2 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan4,5,6,2 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Cora Belle Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.7 She was born on March 19, 1897 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.1,7,2 She married Charles Andrew Jackson "Jack" Crowder, son of John Lewis Crowder and Alice B. Crawford, on July 10, 1915 at Barbours Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.2,1,7 As of July 10, 1915,her married name was Crowder. Cora Belle Craft died on October 15, 1963 at age 66.1,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 231, District 1, Boiling Spring, Alleghany Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 108, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 3, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 128, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia10

Family

Charles Andrew Jackson "Jack" Crowder b. April 25, 1894, d. August 3, 1964
Marriage*Cora Belle Craft married Charles Andrew Jackson "Jack" Crowder, son of John Lewis Crowder and Alice B. Crawford, on July 10, 1915 at Barbours Creek, Craig Co., Virginia.2,1,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S359] Patricia Crowder Yaw, First Crowders in America.
  2. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  3. [S3336] Paitsel Funeral Home, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.paitselfh.com/, From the Carles Louis Crowder obituary.
  4. [S899] Unknown author, Craig County Heritage Book.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  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. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  12. [S718] Doris Boahn, "Crowder Children," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 13, 2005.
  13. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.

Caldonia Green "Callie" Conner1,2

F, b. June 19, 1880, d. January 25, 1962
FatherAlbert Conner3,1,4,5 b. May 25, 1832, d. January 9, 1913
MotherMary Jane Iddings3,1,4,5 b. December 27, 1844, d. March 26, 1921
     Caldonia Green "Callie" Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7,5 She was born on June 19, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7,3,1,5 She married Archer Fayette "Archie" Conner, son of Andrew James "Andy" Conner and Mary Ann Furrow, on December 21, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,4,5 Caldonia Green "Callie" Conner died on January 25, 1962 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 81.6,7,5

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 68, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 66, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 35, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law Arthur Reed11
1940Dwelling 84, District 81-14, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia12

Family

Archer Fayette "Archie" Conner b. December 17, 1879, d. April 22, 1939
Marriage*Caldonia Green "Callie" Conner married Archer Fayette "Archie" Conner, son of Andrew James "Andy" Conner and Mary Ann Furrow, on December 21, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S567] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1880-1884.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Callie Conner.
  7. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  8. [S273] Floyd Co., Virginia Family Bibles, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/fambible.html
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 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. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Thelma Pearl Craft1,2,3

F, b. June 23, 1900, d. October 26, 1981
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft1,4,5,3 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan1,4,5,3 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Thelma Pearl Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.2 She was born on June 23, 1900 at Alleghany Co., Virginia.2,6,3 She married Ernest McKay Douglas Sr., son of Stephen D. Douglas and Anna Delilah Taylor, on January 17, 1917 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,1,2,6 As of January 17, 1917,her married name was Douglas. Thelma Pearl Craft died on October 26, 1981 at age 81.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 231, District 1, Boiling Spring, Alleghany Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 92, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 29, District 4, Clifton Forge, Alleghany Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 60, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia9

Family

Ernest McKay Douglas Sr. b. January 14, 1896, d. March 26, 1959
Marriage*Thelma Pearl Craft married Ernest McKay Douglas Sr., son of Stephen D. Douglas and Anna Delilah Taylor, on January 17, 1917 at Craig Co., Virginia.3,1,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S192] Doris Hancock Boahn - grandchild, "Thelma Pearl Craft," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 6, 2003.
  2. [S299] Rena Worthen, "Stephen D. Douglas Descendants," e-mail to John Boahn to Scott Schaffer, Jan 29, 2004.
  3. [S26] Ruth G. Hale, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1911-1938.
  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. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, 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.
  10. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Ernest M. Douglas obitutary in the Mar 26, 1959 edition.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S46] Stephen A. Taylor & Rena B. Worthen, Craig County, Virginia Marriages 1939-1962.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Douglas Dove obituary in the May 21, 2008 edition.
  14. [S1582] Fayetteville Observer, The, From the Lucille Douglas Catania obituary in the Nov 1, 2009 edition.
  15. [S678] Doris Boahn, "Douglas-Dove," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 2005.

Seaton E. "Charles" Craft1,2,3

M, b. September 26, 1902, d. September 28, 1986
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft1,2 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan2,1 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Seaton E. "Charles" Craft was buried at Central Advent Christian Church Cemetery, Alleghany Co., Virginia.3 His Social Security Number was 229-24-3541.4 He married Georgie Louise Downey.5 Seaton E. "Charles" Craft married Ada Parker.6 Seaton E. "Charles" Craft was born on September 26, 1902 at Virginia.4,1,3 He died on September 28, 1986 at Virginia at age 84.4,3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 110, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia1

Family 1

Ada Parker b. May 14, 1898, d. October 12, 1954
Marriage*Seaton E. "Charles" Craft married Ada Parker.6 

Family 2

Georgie Louise Downey b. October 24, 1916, d. March 4, 1978
Marriage*Seaton E. "Charles" Craft married Georgie Louise Downey.5 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S4457] Central Advent Christian Church Cemetery, Alleghany Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."
  6. [S4445] Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com

Riley Truman Craft1,2

M, b. January 3, 1905, d. November 20, 1966
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft1,3,4 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan1,3,4,5,6 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     His Social Security Number was 230-03-2660.7 Riley Truman Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on January 3, 1905 at Craig Co., Virginia.7,1 He died on November 20, 1966 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 61.1,2 He New Castle - Riley Truman Craft, 61, died Sunday at his home at Route 2, New Castle. He was a retired Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company employee. Surviving are a brother, Seaton Craft, Alexandria; a sister, Mrs. Thelma Douglas, Princeton, West Virginia. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Cross Roads Church with burial in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being made by Boitnott Funeral Home. on November 21, 1966.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 177, District 74, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 110, District 81, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 63, District 3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 131, District 23-3, New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1930Paper mill laborer5
1940Sawmill worker6

Citations

  1. [S365] Ruth G. Hale, Crossroads Church Cemetery, Craig Co., VA.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Riley Truman Craft obituary in the Nov 21, 1966 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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Darty Dare Craft1

F, b. April 25, 1911, d. April 20, 1915
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft1 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan1 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Darty Dare Craft was buried at Crossroads Church Cemetery, at intersection of Rt. 615 and Rt. 611, Craig Co., Virginia; Buried in an unmarked grave.1 She was born on April 25, 1911 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She died on April 20, 1915 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia, at age 3.1

Citations

  1. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."

Infant Female Craft

F, b. May 8, 1914, d. May 8, 1914
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft1 b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan1 b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Infant Female Craft Born stillborn. Buried at home.1 She died on May 8, 1914 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 8, 1914 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."

Infant Male Craft

M, b. May 9, 1914, d. May 9, 1914
FatherCharles Lafayette Craft b. February 3, 1860, d. October 15, 1923
MotherBelle Elizabeth Callahan b. March 30, 1876, d. September 13, 1955
     Infant Male Craft Born stillborn. Buried at home.1 He died on May 9, 1914 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1 He was born on May 9, 1914 at New Castle, Craig Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S1320] Steve Taylor, "Descendants of George M. Craft."