Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey1

F, b. November 5, 1890, d. December 4, 1979
FatherWilliam Washington Maxey2,1,3,4,5 b. December 14, 1844, d. November 7, 1914
MotherLydia Angeline Conner2,1,3,4,5 b. March 24, 1854, d. January 6, 1913
     Her Social Security Number was 225-72-9706.6 Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey was buried at Glenmore Methodist Cemetery, Buckingham, Buckingham Co., Virginia.5 She was born on November 5, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,5 She married Edward Lafayette Eanes, son of James William Eanes and Sarah Elizabeth Iddings, on December 13, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8 As of December 13, 1911,her married name was Eanes. Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey died on December 4, 1979 at Howardsville, Buckingham Co., Virginia, at age 89.6,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 193, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 103, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 156, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 1, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 8, District 15-13, Slate River, Buckingham Co., Virginia8

Family

Edward Lafayette Eanes b. November 20, 1885, d. January 3, 1946
Marriage*Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey married Edward Lafayette Eanes, son of James William Eanes and Sarah Elizabeth Iddings, on December 13, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From an James Causley Maxey obituary in an undated edition.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  8. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lena Eanes Dangerfield obitutary in the Oct 22, 2003 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Eanes Hall Callahan obituary in the Mar 12, 2014 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Thomas J. Going1,2

M, b. circa 1845, d. May 29, 1862
FatherJames W. Going1 b. circa 1820
MotherGabriella B. Sarah Skinner1,2 b. 1825, d. 1910
     Thomas J. Going was born circa 1845 at Virginia.1 He began military service on March 8, 1862 at Lynchburg, Virginia, Enlisted as a Private in Company D, 20th Batallion Heavy Artillery Regiment.3 He died on May 29, 1862 at Virginia; Died of disease while serving in Company D, 20th Batt. Heavy Artillery Regiment.3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 779, Nelson Co., Virginia1
1860Dwelling 115, Amherst Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1422] Historical Data Systems, American Civil War Soldiers.

James J. Maxey

M, b. 1806, d. June, 1849
FatherJames Maxey b. circa 1767, d. 1848
MotherSarah "Sally" Agee
     James J. Maxey was born in 1806 at Franklin Co., Virginia. He married Jemimah Semones on January 10, 1838 at Bedford Co., Virginia. James J. Maxey died in June, 1849 at Franklin Co., Virginia.

Family

Jemimah Semones
Marriage*He married Jemimah Semones on January 10, 1838 at Bedford Co., Virginia. 
Child

Citations

  1. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Otto Bartel

M, b. circa 1869
     Otto Bartel was born circa 1869 at Wisconsin.1,2 He married Delvina Marinda "Della" Maxey, daughter of William Washington Maxey and Virginia Adaline Conner, on May 17, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Otto Bartel and Delvina Marinda "Della" Maxey were divorced before July 27, 1910.3

Family

Delvina Marinda "Della" Maxey b. July 9, 1868, d. August 2, 1953
Marriage*Otto Bartel married Delvina Marinda "Della" Maxey, daughter of William Washington Maxey and Virginia Adaline Conner, on May 17, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Divorce* Otto Bartel and Delvina Marinda "Della" Maxey were divorced before July 27, 1910.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Sallie Bette Cahill1,2,3

F, b. March 15, 1889, d. September 12, 1955
     Sallie Bette Cahill was buried at Lick Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery (also known as Maxey Cemetery), next to Vaughn's Chapel, Lick Ridge Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She was born on March 15, 1889 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,3 She married Charles Vaughn Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on March 8, 1911 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,3 As of March 8, 1911,her married name was Maxey.3 Sallie Bette Cahill died on September 12, 1955 at Radford, Virginia, at age 66.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 157, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 297, District 4, Radford, Virginia5
1940Dwelling 181, District 117-4, Radford, Virginia6

Occupation

1930Laundry laundress5
1940Laundry presser6

Family

Charles Vaughn Maxey b. August 31, 1877, d. August 26, 1923
Marriage*Sallie Bette Cahill married Charles Vaughn Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on March 8, 1911 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1398] Clyde Maxey, Lick Ridge Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Edith Ethel Clower1

F, b. April 26, 1904, d. March 22, 1987
FatherWilliam Letcher Clower2,1,3,4,5 b. October 9, 1880, d. April 14, 1958
MotherLuanna Annie Iddings6,1,2,3,4,5 b. July 13, 1881, d. November 9, 1972
     Edith Ethel Clower was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,3 Her Social Security Number was 230-34-2292.9 She was born on April 26, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,1,3,9 She married James Govenor Light, son of Joseph Green Light and Nancy Elizabeth McNeil, on May 21, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,10 As of May 21, 1923,her married name was Light. Edith Ethel Clower married William Vernon Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on July 1, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,11,10 As of July 1, 1925,her married name was Maxey. Edith Ethel Clower died on March 22, 1987 at age 82.7,8

Census Records

1910Dwelling 131, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 45, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 107, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 95, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13

Family 1

James Govenor Light b. March 2, 1888, d. December 22, 1923
Marriage*Edith Ethel Clower married James Govenor Light, son of Joseph Green Light and Nancy Elizabeth McNeil, on May 21, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,10 

Family 2

William Vernon Maxey b. November 12, 1882, d. March 12, 1975
Marriage*Edith Ethel Clower married William Vernon Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on July 1, 1925 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,11,10 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Maye Fern Clower McNeil obituary in the May 30, 2005 edition.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Annie Iddings Clower.
  7. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  8. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the William Vernon Maxey obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Helen Marie Maxey Conner obituary in the May 13, 2015 edition.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Beulah Rena Brown1

F, b. April 24, 1903, d. September 20, 2002
FatherHubbard Brown1
     Beulah Rena Brown was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 226-32-5783.2 She was born on April 24, 1903 at North Carolina.1,2 She married Fred Thomas Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on April 13, 1928 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 As of April 13, 1928,her married name was Maxey. Beulah Rena Brown died on September 20, 2002 at Virginia at age 99.1,2 She MAXEY, Beulah Brown, 99, of Roanoke, entered into the arms of Jesus on Friday, September 20, 2002. Beulah was born April 24, 1903 to the late Hubbard and Maggie Brown, of Mayodan, N.C. She is preceded in death by her husband, Fred T. Maxey; daughter, Lydia Green Guy; son, Willard W. Maxey; four brothers and three sisters. Left to cherish her memory is her daughter and son-in-law, Doris and Joseph Simmons; her devoted caregivers for the past 19 years, daughter-in-law, Lubinka Maxey, Virginia Beach; sisters, Margie Brown, of Orlando, Fla., Bertha Edwards, of Bedford; and eleven grandchildren, Karen and Barry Hartman, Steve and Kathy Simmons, Wanda and Bill Battin, all of Roanoke, Charles and Lola Green, Thomas and Lora Green, of Bedford, Linda and Billy Dunbar, of Buchanan, Janet and Randy Scott, of Troutville, William and Ruthie Green, Gainesville, Ga., Rebecca and Jimmy Wilkerson, of Wendall, N.C., Fred B. Maxey, and Floyd T. Maxey, Virginia Beach; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday at the Lotz Funeral Home, Roanoke Chapel, on Franklin Road. The Rev. Gene Arnold and the Rev. Michael Ward will officiate. Interment in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Sunday, September 22, 2002 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lotz Roanoke Chapel. on September 22, 2002.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 280, District 13, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 429, District 81-7, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia4

Family

Fred Thomas Maxey b. August 1, 1885, d. March 23, 1983
Marriage*Beulah Rena Brown married Fred Thomas Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on April 13, 1928 at Roanoke, Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Beulah Brown Maxey obituary in the Sep 22, 2002 edition.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  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 Lydia Mae Guy obituary in the Nov 9, 1990 edition.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Willard W. Maxey obituary in the Oct 24, 1991 edition.

Edward Lafayette Eanes1,2,3

M, b. November 20, 1885, d. January 3, 1946
FatherJames William Eanes4,2 b. January 31, 1846, d. July 12, 1916
MotherSarah Elizabeth Iddings4 b. February 4, 1852, d. December 27, 1921
     Edward Lafayette Eanes was buried at Glenmore Methodist Cemetery, Buckingham, Buckingham Co., Virginia.2 He was born on November 20, 1885 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey, daughter of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on December 13, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2 Edward Lafayette Eanes died on January 3, 1946 at Howardsville, Buckingham Co., Virginia, at age 60.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 64, District 92, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., VirginiaEnumerated as a border in the household of Giles Conner6
1920Dwelling 156, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 1, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 8, District 15-13, Slate River, Buckingham Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1910Farm laborer6
1920Farmer7
1930Farmer8
1940Farmer2

Family

Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey b. November 5, 1890, d. December 4, 1979
Marriage*Edward Lafayette Eanes married Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey, daughter of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on December 13, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Eanes Hall Callahan obituary in the Mar 12, 2014 edition.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lena Eanes Dangerfield obitutary in the Oct 22, 2003 edition.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S557] VA Montgomery Co., Register 3, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Eva Cora Graham1

F, b. June 30, 1895, d. August 3, 1993
     Eva Cora Graham was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, 2880 North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 229-50-8849.3 She was born on June 30, 1895 at Virginia.3 She married John Lemon Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on May 9, 1912 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 As of May 9, 1912,her married name was Maxey. Eva Cora Graham died on August 3, 1993 at Blacksburg, Virginia, at age 98.3,2 She MAXEY, Eva Graham, 98, of Christiansburg, died Tuesday, August 3, 1993, in Heritage Hall Nursing Home, Blacksburg. The widow of John L. Maxey, she was also preceded in death by one grandson, John Roger Epperly. She was a long standing member of the Oak Grove Union Church. She is survived by one son, James Earl Maxey Sr; one daughter, Mrs. G. W. (Ruth) Epperly, both of Christiansburg; one sister, Thelma Graham Underwood, Roanoke; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday, August 5, from the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 at the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home. on August 4, 1993.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 300, District 104, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 40, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 106, District 61-4, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6

Family

John Lemon Maxey b. March 19, 1888, d. December 29, 1972
Marriage*Eva Cora Graham married John Lemon Maxey, son of William Washington Maxey and Lydia Angeline Conner, on May 9, 1912 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eva Graham Maxey obituary in the Aug 4, 1993 edition.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the James Earl Maxey obitutary in the Nov 27, 2003 edition.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ruth Estelle Maxey Epperly obitutary in the Jul 13, 1995 edition.

Francis M. Gowen1,2

M, b. circa 1852
FatherJames W. Going2 b. circa 1820
MotherGabriella B. Sarah Skinner1,2 b. 1825, d. 1910
     Francis M. Gowen was born circa 1852 at Campbell Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Sarah Ellen Lilly on April 13, 1877 at Summers Co., West Virginia.2

Census Records

1860Dwelling 115, Amherst Co., Virginia1

Family

Sarah Ellen Lilly b. circa 1858
Marriage*Francis M. Gowen married Sarah Ellen Lilly on April 13, 1877 at Summers Co., West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Gowen-Lilly marriage record.

James Hugh Goings1,2,3

M, b. December, 1854, d. March 17, 1927
FatherJames W. Going b. circa 1820
MotherGabriella B. Sarah Skinner1 b. 1825, d. 1910
     James Hugh Goings was buried at Pleasant Cemetery, Mount Sterling, Madison Co., Ohio.4 He was born in December, 1854 at Virginia.5 He married Mary Rebecca Neff on November 5, 1876 at Madison Co., Ohio.6 James Hugh Goings died on March 17, 1927 at South Vienna, Clark Co., Ohio, at age 72.3,4 He James H. Goings, 71, died at 4 p.m. Wednesday at his home in South Vienna. He was a retired farmer and had lived in South Vienna for two years. Previously he had farmed near there and had spent practically his entire life in the vicinity. He was a member of Asbury Methodist Episcopal church. Surviving are two sons, Charles of South Vienna, William of Springfield; one daughter, Mrs. William Harness of Mt. Sterling, Ohio, and nine grandchildren. The Rev. F. L. Blevine will be in charge of funeral services, which will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the residence. Burial will be made at Mt. Sterling, Ohio. on March 18, 1927.4

Census Records

1860Dwelling 115, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1900Dwelling 449, District 60, Jefferson, Madison Co., Ohio5
1910Dwelling 29, District 7, Harmony, Clark Co., Ohio7
1920Dwelling 12, District 32, Harmony, Clark Co., Ohio8

Occupation

1900Farmer5
1910Old rubber dealer7
1920Junk buyer8

Family

Mary Rebecca Neff b. 1857, d. 1894
Marriage*James Hugh Goings married Mary Rebecca Neff on November 5, 1876 at Madison Co., Ohio.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1084] Irma Williams Schaffer, "Personal Papers of Irma Williams Schaffer."
  3. [S857] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2018.
  4. [S1622] Springfield News-Sun, From the James H. Goings obituary in the Mar 18, 1927 edition.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  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. [S2833] Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854-1997, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1681000
  10. [S1622] Springfield News-Sun, From the William A. Goings obituary in the Jun 28, 1948 edition.
  11. [S5326] FamilySearch, Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1774-1973.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  13. [S2831] Pleasant Cemetery, Madison Co., OH, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=goings&GSfn=sarah&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=37&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=54773867&CRid=42707&df=all&
  14. [S2832] Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1681001
  15. [S1622] Springfield News-Sun, From the Charles Goings obituary in the Oct 3, 1966 edition.

Malon Ulysis Conner

M, b. May 12, 1872, d. August 12, 1872
FatherErasmus Alvin "Ras" Conner1,2 b. January 10, 1851, d. November 7, 1913
MotherLaura Green Smith1,2 b. September 20, 1853, d. December 18, 1947
     Malon Ulysis Conner was born on May 12, 1872 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on August 12, 1872 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.

Sir Jasper Jones1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. September 20, 1888, d. March 26, 1960
FatherThomas Henry Jones2,3,7,8 b. June, 1855
MotherLouisa Eveline "Lou" Shockey2,3,8 b. January 18, 1860, d. 1926
     Sir Jasper Jones was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, 1300 Mountain View Road, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia.7 He was born on September 20, 1888 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4,5,7 He married Carrie Genie Conner, daughter of Erasmus Alvin "Ras" Conner and Laura Green Smith, on November 3, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 Sir Jasper Jones married Emma Sophia Wells on February 28, 1923 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.8 Sir Jasper Jones died on March 26, 1960 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 71.4,7

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 219, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 85, District 45, Melrose Ward, Roanoke, Virginia10
1930Dwelling 141, District 4, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 238, District 81-16, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1920Railroad car repairer10
1930Carpenter11
1940Building construction contractor12

Family 1

Carrie Genie Conner b. November 13, 1894, d. April 25, 1913
Marriage*Sir Jasper Jones married Carrie Genie Conner, daughter of Erasmus Alvin "Ras" Conner and Laura Green Smith, on November 3, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 
Children

Family 2

Emma Sophia Wells b. November 12, 1896, d. September 15, 1989
Marriage*Sir Jasper Jones married Emma Sophia Wells on February 28, 1923 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Truman Henry Jones obituary in the May 25, 2004 edition.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  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. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  14. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  15. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  16. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  17. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Jasper Jones obituary in the Apr 5, 2005 edition.
  18. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Ernest Mosby Conner1

M, b. March 27, 1895, d. January 31, 1972
FatherJames Lewis "Joe" Conner2,3,1 b. February 19, 1869, d. February 23, 1941
MotherMalinda Rosabell "Rosa" Conner2,3,1 b. August 30, 1874, d. March 29, 1927
     His Social Security Number was 236-07-7590.4 Ernest Mosby Conner was buried at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia.1 He was born on March 27, 1895 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia; His obituary has a birth date of Mar 26, 1895.5,4,1 He married Minnie Ellen Jones, daughter of James Rufus Jones and Julie Francis Hunt, on October 18, 1916 at Minden, Fayette Co., West Virginia.6,1 Ernest Mosby Conner died on January 31, 1972 at Oak Hill, Fayette Co., West Virginia, at age 76.7,1 He Oak Hill - Ernest Mosby Conner, 76, of Oak Hill died Monday morning in an Oak Hill hospital. Born March 26, 1895, in Floyd County, Va., he was a son of the late James Lewis and Melinda Conner. He was a retired coal miner and a member of the Pleasant View Church of the Brethren. Survivors include his wife, Minnie Jones Conner; four sons, Cletis C. of Satellite Beach, Fla., Donvin E. of Birmingham, Mich., Hollis L. and Joel E., both of Fayetteville; a daughter, Mrs. Willa Lough, of Clarksburg; two sisters, Mrs. Gay Jones and Mrs. Maude Nutter, both of Route 1, Fayetteville; 12 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Dodd-Payne Funeral Home at Fayetteville with Rev. David Sneed in charge. Burial will be in Huse memorial Park at Fayetteville. Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. today. on February 1, 1972.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 186, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 522, District 15, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia3
1920Dwelling 29, District 23, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia8
1930Dwelling 492, District 13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia9

Occupation

1920Farmer8
1930Farmer9

Family

Minnie Ellen Jones
Marriage*Ernest Mosby Conner married Minnie Ellen Jones, daughter of James Rufus Jones and Julie Francis Hunt, on October 18, 1916 at Minden, Fayette Co., West Virginia.6,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Ernest Mosby Conner obituary in the Feb 1, 1972 edition.
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-Jones marriage record.
  7. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-Lowe marriage record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-Sexton marriage record.
  12. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.

Ida Blanch E. Conner1

F, b. April, 1894, d. January 16, 1993
FatherSidney Rufus Conner1,2 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers1,2 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     Ida Blanch E. Conner was buried at Blanford Cemetery, 319 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia.3 She was born in April, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She married Carl Ellis King, son of Jackson Charles King and Addie Alzena Rose, on July 29, 1915 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 As of July 29, 1915,her married name was King. Ida Blanch E. Conner died on January 16, 1993 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 98.3 She KING, Blanche Conner, 98, of Check, passed away Saturday, January 16, 1993, at Skyline Manor Nursing Home. Survivors include one daughter, Carlene Nimmo, Check; three granddaughters, Gypsy Cook of Richmond, Bonnie Gay of Lexington, Phyllis Nimmo of Newport News; four grandsons and wives, Neil and Donna Nimmo, Dr. Tyrone and Judy Nimmo, Dale Nimmo, all of Newport News, John and Lois Layden of Colonial Heights, Va; 12 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday in the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Steve Quensenberry officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until time of service Sunday at the funeral home. Interment will be 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, Va. on January 17, 1993.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 262, District 15, Petersburg, Virginia4
1940Dwelling 374, District 115-13, Petersburg, Virginia5

Family

Carl Ellis King b. May 24, 1894, d. March 24, 1986
Marriage*Ida Blanch E. Conner married Carl Ellis King, son of Jackson Charles King and Addie Alzena Rose, on July 29, 1915 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Blanche Conner King obituary in the Jan 17, 1993 edition.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S975] Yvonne Carol Cook Muench (great-granddaughter), "Ida Blanche Conner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 18, 2005.

Edith Estelle West1,2,3

F, b. July 5, 1912, d. September 6, 1971
FatherWilliam Jackson West1,4,5,3 b. September 4, 1862, d. January 19, 1955
MotherEura Ellen Terry4,5,3 b. February 5, 1869, d. November 16, 1943
     Her Social Security Number was 224-42-4592.6 Edith Estelle West was buried at West Family Cemetery, Westwood, Route 4, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She was born on July 5, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,2,3 She died on September 6, 1971 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 59.2,3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 100, District 99, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 147, District 10, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Citations

  1. [S1019] Will of William J. West will, Will of William J. West, unknown repository.
  2. [S1021] Mary Conner Williams, West Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Corbert R. Conner1

M, b. February 2, 1901, d. February 17, 1919
FatherSidney Rufus Conner1 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers1 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     Corbert R. Conner was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,1 He was born on February 2, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,1 He died on February 17, 1919 at Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 18.2,3,1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 146, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated as a nephew in the household of uncle and aunt Robert W. Smith and Susan Virginia Akers4

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  3. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Bernice Eldridge Connor1,2

M, b. October 5, 1896, d. January 5, 1972
FatherSidney Rufus Conner1 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers1 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     Bernice Eldridge Connor was buried at Fairview Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery Lane, Stone Ridge, Ulster Co., New York.3 His Social Security Number was 136-14-7551.4 He married Celina Unknown.3 Bernice Eldridge Connor was born on October 5, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,4 He married Bessie Mae Thompson circa 1921.6 Bernice Eldridge Connor died on January 5, 1972 at Stone Ridge, Ulster Co., New York, at age 75.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 265, District 232, Newark, Essex Co., New JerseyEnumerated as a boarder in the house of Jesse Lemon7
1930Dwelling 467, District 96, Steelton, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania6
1940Dwelling 42, District 7-166, Irvington, Essex Co., New Jersey8

Occupation

1920Iron worker7
1930Car shop laborer6
1940Sawmill laborer8

Family 1

Celina Unknown
Marriage*Bernice Eldridge Connor married Celina Unknown.3 

Family 2

Bessie Mae Thompson b. 1899, d. 1948
Marriage*Bernice Eldridge Connor married Bessie Mae Thompson circa 1921.6 
Child
  • Vivian Conner6,8

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S3931] Nimmo Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1646391/person/-1905284893
  3. [S3932] Fairview Cemetery, Ulster Co., NY, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Lawrence W. Gowen1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. circa 1856
FatherJames W. Going6 b. circa 1820
MotherGabriella B. Sarah Skinner7,1,6 b. 1825, d. 1910
     Lawrence W. Gowen was born circa 1856 at Amherst Co., Virginia; In the 1900 census he lists his birth date as Oct 1860.7,4,6 He married Sarah Ann Kelcallin on December 28, 1882 at Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia; Sarah was previously married to a Mr. Cundiff and she was a widow.6,8

Census Records

1860Dwelling 115, Amherst Co., Virginia7
1870Dwelling 533, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia1
1880Dwelling 300, District 134, Greenbrier, Summers Co., West Virginia3
1900Dwelling 392, District 125, Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia4
1910Dwelling 493, District 131, Ward 4, Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia5

Occupation

1880Locomotive fireman3
1900Locomotive engineer4

Family

Sarah Ann Kelcallin b. March 2, 1854, d. March 17, 1940
Marriage*Lawrence W. Gowen married Sarah Ann Kelcallin on December 28, 1882 at Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia; Sarah was previously married to a Mr. Cundiff and she was a widow.6,8 

Citations

  1. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1084] Irma Williams Schaffer, "Personal Papers of Irma Williams Schaffer."
  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. [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 Gowen-Cundiff marriage record.
  7. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Sarah Ann Gowen death certificate.

Bessie Mae Thompson

F, b. 1899, d. 1948
     Bessie Mae Thompson was buried at Otterbein Cemetery, East Salem, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania.1 She was born in 1899 at Pennsylvania.2,1 She married Bernice Eldridge Connor, son of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, circa 1921.2 As of circa 1921,her married name was Conner.2 Bessie Mae Thompson died in 1948.1

Census Records

1930Dwelling 467, District 96, Steelton, Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania2
1940Dwelling 42, District 7-166, Irvington, Essex Co., New Jersey3

Family

Bernice Eldridge Connor b. October 5, 1896, d. January 5, 1972
Marriage*Bessie Mae Thompson married Bernice Eldridge Connor, son of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, circa 1921.2 
Child
  • Vivian Conner2,3

Citations

  1. [S3933] Otterbein Cemetery, Juniata Co., PA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. March 2, 1918, d. August 24, 1955
FatherOliver Wendell Manning Sr.1,2,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,5,6 b. June 12, 1899, d. October 3, 1972
MotherPearl Mae Puckett2,7,8,14,11,5,6 b. December 20, 1898, d. April 29, 1971
     Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning was buried at Puckett Cemetery, off Rt. 221 on a small dirt road between the old Copper Hill post office and H. C. Link & Son Pump Business, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 He was born on March 2, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His death certificate has an incorrect birth year of 1920.4,5 He married Ella Cleo Horne on October 12, 1939 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning and Ella Cleo Horne were divorced on December 16, 1944 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.15 Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning married June Marie Godsey on June 24, 1954 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning died on August 24, 1955 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 37; Died in a homicide from a gunshot wound.4,5

Census Records

1920Dwelling 2, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 328, District 1, Roanoke, Virginia2

Family 1

Ella Cleo Horne
Marriage*Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning married Ella Cleo Horne on October 12, 1939 at Roanoke, Virginia.6 
Divorce* Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning and Ella Cleo Horne were divorced on December 16, 1944 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.15 
Child
  • Wilmer Oliver Robert Manning6

Family 2

June Marie Godsey
Marriage*Calvin Cleveland Robert "Jim" Manning married June Marie Godsey on June 24, 1954 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Terry Lynn Manning obituary in the Jun 16, 2000 edition.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Melvin Hugh Manning obituary in the Nov 16, 2004 edition.
  4. [S939] William Clyde Conner, Puckett Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bondeen Manning Barger obituary in the Jun 23, 1996 edition.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie Wimmer Manning obituary in the Jun 21, 2005 edition.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bobby Harold Manning obituary in the Oct 4, 2006 edition.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Calvin Coolidge Manning obituary in the Jul 17, 2007 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Oliver Wendell Manning, Jr. obituary in the Jul 6, 2009 edition.
  13. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Oliver Wendell Manning, Sr. obituary in the Oct 12, 1972 edition.
  14. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Pearl Puckett Craighead.
  15. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.

Posey Curtis Conner1,2

M, b. September 2, 1891, d. December 26, 1951
FatherSidney Rufus Conner1,2 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers1,2 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     Posey Curtis Conner was buried at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.2,3 He was born on September 2, 1891 at Pizarro, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,4 He married Netta Ray Calloway circa 1913.5,6 Posey Curtis Conner died on December 26, 1951 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia, at age 60.2,3 He Conner, Posey C., age 60, of Cole Street, died Wednesday afternoon December 26th, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, December 29th, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. Alvin J. Cook officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunset Memorial Park. The body will remain at the Rose Funeral Home until 1 p.m. Saturday when it will be taken to the church. Active pallbearers will be John O'Dell, K. C. Stewart, R. B. Armentrout, J. N. Brown, W. W. Stover, H. L. Tucker, R. L. Dickerson and D. O. Totten. The K. of P. Lodge will have charge of the gravesite rites. The Men's Bible Class of the church and the K. of P. Lodge will be honorary pallbearers. on December 28, 1951.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 278, District 176, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 42, District 16, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia5
1940Dwelling 426, District 41-27A, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia8

Occupation

1920Baggage depot agent7
1930Laundryman5
1940Laundry route man8

Family

Netta Ray Calloway b. May 10, 1895, d. February 1, 1937
Marriage*Posey Curtis Conner married Netta Ray Calloway circa 1913.5,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Posey Curtis Conner death certificate.
  3. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Posey C. Conner obituary in the Dec 28, 1951 edition.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Curtis Calloway Conner death certificate.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Netta Ray Conner death certificate.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Netta Ray Calloway1,2

F, b. May 10, 1895, d. February 1, 1937
     Netta Ray Calloway was buried at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1 She was born on May 10, 1895 at Toney's Fork, Wyoming Co., West Virginia.3,1,2 She married Posey Curtis Conner, son of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, circa 1913.4,1 As of circa 1913,her married name was Conner.4 Netta Ray Calloway died on February 1, 1937 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia, at age 41; Died of uterine cancer.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 278, District 176, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 42, District 16, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia4

Family

Posey Curtis Conner b. September 2, 1891, d. December 26, 1951
Marriage*Netta Ray Calloway married Posey Curtis Conner, son of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, circa 1913.4,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Netta Ray Conner death certificate.
  2. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Curtis Calloway Conner death certificate.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Vida Oyler Conner1,2

F, b. March 13, 1903, d. April 3, 1964
FatherSidney Rufus Conner2,1,3 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers1,2,3 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     Vida Oyler Conner was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,3 She was born on March 13, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2,1,3 She married Noah Bluford Lawrence, son of James Riley Lawrence and Mary Ann Martin, on March 11, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 As of March 11, 1923,her married name was Lawrence. Vida Oyler Conner died on April 3, 1964 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 61.5,3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 176, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaVida lived with her uncle Gilley B. Conner and his family after her parents died6
1920Dwelling 39, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 28, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 148, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Noah Bluford Lawrence b. August 5, 1891, d. October 11, 1975
Marriage*Vida Oyler Conner married Noah Bluford Lawrence, son of James Riley Lawrence and Mary Ann Martin, on March 11, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  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. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Alice Lawrence Radford obituary in the Aug 26, 2006 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnett Irene Lawrence Tyree Gerland obituary in the May 23, 2010 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Raymond B. Lawrence obituary in the Sep 15, 2014 edition.

Noah Bluford Lawrence1,2

M, b. August 5, 1891, d. October 11, 1975
FatherJames Riley Lawrence2,1 b. August 16, 1860, d. June 24, 1896
MotherMary Ann Martin1,2 b. March 20, 1867, d. July 15, 1914
     Noah Bluford Lawrence was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 He was born on August 5, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,1,5 He married Vida Oyler Conner, daughter of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, on March 11, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 Noah Bluford Lawrence died on October 11, 1975 at age 84.3,4

Census Records

1930Dwelling 28, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 148, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1930Farmer7
1940Farmer8

Family

Vida Oyler Conner b. March 13, 1903, d. April 3, 1964
Marriage*Noah Bluford Lawrence married Vida Oyler Conner, daughter of Sidney Rufus Conner and Arminta Lee "Pet" Akers, on March 11, 1923 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Alice Lawrence Radford obituary in the Aug 26, 2006 edition.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnett Irene Lawrence Tyree Gerland obituary in the May 23, 2010 edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Raymond B. Lawrence obituary in the Sep 15, 2014 edition.

William Bruce "Bill" "Willie" Conner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. February 22, 1899, d. September 2, 1978
FatherSidney Rufus Conner3,4 b. January 20, 1859, d. March 12, 1904
MotherArminta Lee "Pet" Akers3,4 b. May 15, 1870, d. May 4, 1904
     His Social Security Number was 147-09-1139.6 William Bruce "Bill" "Willie" Conner was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on February 22, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,3,5 He married Irva Stigleman, daughter of J. Walker Stigleman and Emma Lemon, on August 2, 1927 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 William Bruce "Bill" "Willie" Conner died on September 2, 1978 at Las Cruces, Dona Ana Co., New Mexico, at age 79.1,2 He Floyd - William B. Conner, age 79, formerly of Floyd County, died September 2, 1978, in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Irva Stigleman Conner, Las Cruces, New Mexico; two sons, Carlton Conner, Mesilla Park, New Mexico; Donald Wayne Conner, Waremme, Belgim; one sister, Mrs. Blanche King, Colonial Heights, Va; four grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday, September 8, 1978, at 11 am at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Jacksonville Cemetery. on September 7, 1978.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 125, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 146, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated as a nephew in the household of uncle and aunt Robert W. Smith and Susan Virginia Akers7
1920Dwelling 265, District 232, Newark, Essex Co., New JerseyEnumerated as a boarder in the house of Jesse Lemon8
1930Railroad engineer9
1930Dwelling 153, District 466, Irvington, Essex Co., New JerseyWilliam and his wife were enumerated in the household of his brother Vaughn9
1940Dwelling 17, District 56-9, Gardiner, Ulster Co., New York10

Occupation

1920Railroad worker8
1940Construction engineer10

Family

Irva Stigleman b. May 14, 1905, d. February 19, 1990
Marriage*William Bruce "Bill" "Willie" Conner married Irva Stigleman, daughter of J. Walker Stigleman and Emma Lemon, on August 2, 1927 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 
Children
  • Donald Wayne Conner2,11
  • Carlton Conner2,11,10

Citations

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  2. [S116] Floyd Press, From the William B. Conner obituary in the Sep 7, 1978 edition.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irva Stigleman Connor obituary in the Feb 22, 1990 edition.