Lawrie Eldredge "Jack" Forbes1,2

M, b. August 31, 1919, d. May 22, 1988
     His Social Security Number was 223-12-2751.3 Lawrie Eldredge "Jack" Forbes was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 He Lawrie E. (Jack) Forbes, age 68, of Roanoke, died Sunday. He was retired from General Electric and was a veteran of World War II. Surviving are his wife, Violet L. Forbes; a son, Thomas A. Forbes, of Fort Pierce, Fla; two daughters, Ada Mannifield, and Linda Ferguson, both of Roanoke; two brothers, Frank E. Forbes, of Pensacola, Fla; and Donald A. Forbes, of Fort Pierce, Fla; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Oakey's South Chapel. The Rev. William S. O'Brien will officiate. Interment will follow in the Link Family Cemetery in Floyd County. Arrangements by Oakey's South Chapel.2 He was born on August 31, 1919 at Roanoke, Virginia.5,4 He married Violet Blondell "Granny" Link, daughter of Coy Link and Ada V. Akers, on April 27, 1940 at Wentworth, Rockingham Co., North Carolina.5,6 Lawrie Eldredge "Jack" Forbes died on May 22, 1988 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 68.4

Family

Violet Blondell "Granny" Link b. January 12, 1916, d. March 16, 2003
Marriage*He married Violet Blondell "Granny" Link, daughter of Coy Link and Ada V. Akers, on April 27, 1940 at Wentworth, Rockingham Co., North Carolina.5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S767] Jr. Galen Daniel "Dan" Underwood, Coy Link and Ada Akers in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Dec 18, 2002.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Lawrie E. Forbes obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  5. [S35] Ancestors of Galen Daniel Underwood, Sr., online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/u/n/d/Galen-Underwood/GENE5-0001.html
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Violet Link Forbes obituary in the Mar 17, 2003 edition.

Allie Gay Akers1,2,3,4

F, b. February 6, 1895, d. April 4, 1975
FatherBallard Preston Akers1,3,4,5 b. April 16, 1861, d. September 25, 1939
MotherEmily Jane "Emma" Poff1,3,4,5 b. May 7, 1856, d. June 25, 1929
     Allie Gay Akers was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5 She was born on February 6, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5 She married Guy Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on December 24, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8,2,5 As of December 24, 1913,her married name was Link. Allie Gay Akers died on April 4, 1975 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 80.6,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 220, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 129, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 15, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 45, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 44, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

Guy Link b. April 18, 1891, d. April 5, 1972
Marriage*Allie Gay Akers married Guy Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on December 24, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8,2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Guy Link 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. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  7. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Guy Link.
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral phamphlet for Guy Link.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Paula Link Puckett obituary in the Oct 23, 2010 edition.
  15. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Leo Van Link1

F, b. August 10, 1914, d. March 4, 1915
FatherGuy Link1 b. April 18, 1891, d. April 5, 1972
MotherAllie Gay Akers1 b. February 6, 1895, d. April 4, 1975
     Leo Van Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on August 10, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on March 4, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.

Geneva Fern Link1,2,3

F, b. December 21, 1931, d. February 11, 1991
FatherGuy Link4,2 b. April 18, 1891, d. April 5, 1972
MotherAllie Gay Akers5,2 b. February 6, 1895, d. April 4, 1975
     Geneva Fern Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7 She was born on December 21, 1931 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,3 She married Robert Wirt Eanes Sr., son of James Robert Eanes and Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower, on February 22, 1950 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina.1,8 As of February 22, 1950,her married name was Eanes.8 Geneva Fern Link and Robert Wirt Eanes Sr. were divorced on April 11, 1956 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,8 As of October 20, 1956,her married name was Beierlein.9 Geneva Fern Link married Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr. on October 20, 1956 at Arlington, Virginia.6,7,9 Geneva Fern Link died on February 11, 1991 at Alexandria, Virginia, at age 59.6,7 She Geneva Link Beierlein, 59, of Alexandria, a native of Floyd, died Monday at her home. She is the beloved mother of Jennifer B. Shepp of Woodbridge; Cynthia Anne Beierlein of Alexandria; and Harry G. Beierlein, Jr. of Woodbridge; also surviving are five grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. J. C. (Paula) Puckett; one brother, Winston A. Link, both of Roanoke. Funeral service will be Thursday 11:00 a.m. at Wood Funeral Home with the Rev. Leonard Arnold officiating with interment in the Link Family Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday at Wood Funeral Home. on February 13, 1991.6

Census Records

1940Dwelling 44, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Family 1

Robert Wirt Eanes Sr. b. April 23, 1923, d. February 2, 2008
Marriage*Geneva Fern Link married Robert Wirt Eanes Sr., son of James Robert Eanes and Eulala Victoria "Lala" Clower, on February 22, 1950 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina.1,8 
Divorce* Geneva Fern Link and Robert Wirt Eanes Sr. were divorced on April 11, 1956 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,8 

Family 2

Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr. b. January 12, 1919, d. October 7, 1984
Marriage*Geneva Fern Link married Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr. on October 20, 1956 at Arlington, Virginia.6,7,9 
Children
  • Harry Gilbert Beierlein Jr.6
  • Cynthia Anne Beierlein6
  • Jennifer Leigh Beierlein6

Citations

  1. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Guy Link.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral phamphlet for Guy Link.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Link Beierlein obituary in the Feb 13, 1991 edition.
  7. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  8. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr.1,2

M, b. January 12, 1919, d. October 7, 1984
     His Social Security Number was 085-10-5630.3 Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr. was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "Capt. US Air Force WW II."1,2 He was born on January 12, 1919 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1,3,2 He married Geneva Fern Link, daughter of Guy Link and Allie Gay Akers, on October 20, 1956 at Arlington, Virginia.4,1,2 Harry Gilbert Beierlein Sr. died on October 7, 1984 at Alexandria, Virginia, at age 65.1,2

Family

Geneva Fern Link b. December 21, 1931, d. February 11, 1991
Marriage*He married Geneva Fern Link, daughter of Guy Link and Allie Gay Akers, on October 20, 1956 at Arlington, Virginia.4,1,2 
Children
  • Harry Gilbert Beierlein Jr.4
  • Cynthia Anne Beierlein4
  • Jennifer Leigh Beierlein4

Citations

  1. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Geneva Link Beierlein obituary in the Feb 13, 1991 edition.

Alpha "May" Boone1,2,3,4,5

F, b. October 18, 1897, d. June 20, 1986
FatherCharles Emmett "Charlie" Boone1,4,3,5 b. October 18, 1871, d. March 11, 1949
MotherMary Odessa Aldridge6,1,3,4,5 b. February 19, 1878, d. July 10, 1971
     Alpha "May" Boone was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2 She was born on October 18, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2,4 She married Doctor E. "Dock" Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on September 7, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,8,7,3 As of September 7, 1913,her married name was Link. Alpha "May" Boone died on June 20, 1986 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 88.7,2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 102, District 46, Adkin, McDowell Co., West Virginia9
1930Dwelling 74, District 13, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 180, District 61-5, Auburn, Montgomery Co., Virginia11

Family

Doctor E. "Dock" Link b. February 10, 1894, d. February 11, 1933
Marriage*Alpha "May" Boone married Doctor E. "Dock" Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on September 7, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,8,7,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Mary Odessa Boone obituary in a local paper.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Alpha Boone Link.
  3. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Hazel Boone Conner obituary in the Mar 4, 2006 edition.
  6. [S135] Richardson Funeral Home Pamphlet, Funeral pamphlet for Mary O. Boone.
  7. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  8. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  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. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Wesley Edward Link death certificate.
  13. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Charles Everett Link death certificate.

Charles Lee Poff1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 16, 1806, d. 1890
FatherPeter Riley Poff Sr.6,2,3,4,5 b. March 3, 1768, d. circa October, 1830
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" Pickle2,3,4,5 b. 1768, d. April 19, 1854
     Charles Lee Poff was born on December 16, 1806 at Montgomery (now Floyd) Co., Virginia.2,4,5 He married Rebecca Sowder, daughter of Michael Sowder and Elizabeth McNeely, on December 16, 1826 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,8,4 Charles Lee Poff List of Land Tax, 1831, made by Joseph Howard, Commissioner of Revenue shows Charles owned 200 acres on the waters of the Little River. in 1831.3 He died in 1890 at Montgomery Co., Virginia; His will was proved in Feb, 1890.2,3,4,5

Census Records

1840Montgomery Co., VirginiaThe enumeration reads 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 5-10, and 1 female 30-409
1850Dwelling 1040, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1860Dwelling 216, Montgomery Co., Virginia11
1870Dwelling 254, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia12
1880Dwelling 248, District 50, Montgomery Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1850Farmer10
1860Farmer11
1870Farmer12
1880Farmer13

Family

Rebecca Sowder b. 1806, d. June 17, 1885
Marriage*Charles Lee Poff married Rebecca Sowder, daughter of Michael Sowder and Elizabeth McNeely, on December 16, 1826 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,8,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S538] The Rose family of Montgomery County, Virginia, online http://community-2.webtv.net/mikebrowder/rose/
  3. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  4. [S1891] H. Wade Doyle, "Register Report for Zacharias Pfaff."
  5. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  6. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831, From the will of Peter Poff, Sr.
  7. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  9. [S414] National Archives and Records Administration, 1840 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S296] Miss Emily Allen & Mrs. Devota Parrish Pack, Deaths in Court Records Of Montgomery County, Virginia 1853-1871.
  16. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697
  17. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660

Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone1,2,3

M, b. October 18, 1871, d. March 11, 1949
FatherAndrew William Boone4,2,1 b. September 3, 1830, d. September 4, 1886
MotherMargaret Clementine Mason4,1,2 b. January 25, 1851, d. August 17, 1894
     Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6,1 He was born on October 18, 1871 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Mary Odessa Aldridge, daughter of John Taylor Aldridge and Mary Adeline Walters, on February 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,7,1 Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone died on March 11, 1949 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 77.4,1 He Charles E. Boone died suddenly at his home in Terry's Fork vicinity on March 11 at the age of 77. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Odessa Boone and 12 children; Andy and Walter Boone, Mrs. Daye Lucas, Mrs. H. O. Metzler of Salem; Mrs. G. W. Poff, Mrs. Doc Link and Amelia Boone of Christiansburg; Mrs. N. W. Reed, Mrs. O. N. Conner of Check; Mrs. D. S. Board, Basham; Clifton Boone of Washington, D.C; and M. Sgt. Clarence Boone of Orlando, Wash; 22 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Also three sisters, Mrs. Emma Lawrence, Bluefield, W. Va; Mrs. K. G. Lawrence, Mayberry, W. Va; and Mrs. W. W. Likens of Shawsville and one brother, Will Boone of Orchard, W. Va. He was the son of the late Rev. Andrew Wm. Boone and Clementine Mason. He joined the Havens Chapel methodist Church at Terry's Fork at the age of 17 and was an active member throughout the years, holding the offices of Class Leader, Sunday School Superintendant, Steward fo 50 years and was a Layman at... circa March 13, 1949.4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Family

Mary Odessa Aldridge b. February 19, 1878, d. July 10, 1971
Marriage*Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone married Mary Odessa Aldridge, daughter of John Taylor Aldridge and Mary Adeline Walters, on February 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,7,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Hazel Boone Conner obituary in the Mar 4, 2006 edition.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Charles E. Boone obituary in a local paper.
  5. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  6. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Mary Odessa Boone obituary in a local paper.
  8. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  13. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Mary Odessa Aldridge1,2,3

F, b. February 19, 1878, d. July 10, 1971
FatherJohn Taylor Aldridge2,1 b. April, 1849, d. after January 10, 1920
MotherMary Adeline Walters1,2 b. January, 1850, d. 1892
     Her Social Security Number was 230-64-2706.4 Mary Odessa Aldridge was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6,7,1 She was born on February 19, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,2,1 She married Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone, son of Andrew William Boone and Margaret Clementine Mason, on February 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,1 As of February 28, 1895,her married name was Boone. Mary Odessa Aldridge died on July 10, 1971 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 93.5,6,1 She Mrs. Mary Odessa Boone, age 93, of Terrys Fork passed away Saturday afternoon, July 10, 1971, in Meadowbrook Nursing Home in Shawsville, Va. She was the widow of Charles E. Boone. Surviving are 8 daughters; Mrs. Ella Poff, Mrs. Alpha Link, Mrs. Vivian Board, all of Christiansburg, Mrs. Hazel Conner, Copper Hill, Mrs. Garnett Reed of Check, Mrs Frances Lucas, Rocky Mount, Mrs. Peggy Amelia Ragland, Newport News, Mrs. Virginia Metzler, Salem; 3 sons, Walter L. Boone, Salem, Charles C. Boone, Falls Church, Clarence E. Boone, Hammett, Idaho; 24 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, and 8 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, July 12th, at 11:00 a.m. fron the Haven's Chapel United Methodist Church at Terrys Fork with internment in the Wilson cemetery. The Rev. Archie P. Naff and the Rev. Burton Epperly will officiate. on July 11, 1971.6

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Family

Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone b. October 18, 1871, d. March 11, 1949
Marriage*Mary Odessa Aldridge married Charles Emmett "Charlie" Boone, son of Andrew William Boone and Margaret Clementine Mason, on February 28, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Hazel Boone Conner obituary in the Mar 4, 2006 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S135] Richardson Funeral Home Pamphlet, Funeral pamphlet for Mary O. Boone.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Mary Odessa Boone obituary in a local paper.
  7. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  8. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  10. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  12. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

John Taylor Aldridge1,2,3,4

M, b. April, 1849, d. after January 10, 1920
FatherAnderson E. Aldredge2,3,4 b. May 11, 1817
MotherBeulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith2,3,4 b. April 26, 1819, d. February 19, 1900
     John Taylor Aldridge was buried at Aldridge Family Cemetery (no longer visible), Good Neighbor Road, off Locust Grove Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 He was born in April, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,6 He married Mary Adeline Walters, daughter of Hiram Walters and Druzilla C. Booth, on December 22, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 John Taylor Aldridge married Virginia Catherine Walters, daughter of Hiram Walters and Druzilla C. Booth, on September 9, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4 John Taylor Aldridge died after January 10, 1920.

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7

Family 1

Mary Adeline Walters b. January, 1850, d. 1892
Marriage*John Taylor Aldridge married Mary Adeline Walters, daughter of Hiram Walters and Druzilla C. Booth, on December 22, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4 
Children

Family 2

Virginia Catherine Walters b. December, 1861
Marriage*John Taylor Aldridge married Virginia Catherine Walters, daughter of Hiram Walters and Druzilla C. Booth, on September 9, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S929] Yvonne V. Linehan (great-granddaughter of Hiram Walters), "Smith, Penner, and Martin Line."
  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. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005, From an old photo of the no longer visible grave of Hiram Walters.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Adeline Walters1,2,3

F, b. January, 1850, d. 1892
FatherHiram Walters1,2,3 b. March 28, 1819, d. February 4, 1885
MotherDruzilla C. Booth1,2,3 b. circa 1822, d. circa 1892
     Mary Adeline Walters was buried at Aldridge Family Cemetery (no longer visible), Good Neighbor Road, off Locust Grove Road, Floyd Co., Virginia.4 She was born in January, 1850 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 She married John Taylor Aldridge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on December 22, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 As of December 22, 1870,her married name was Aldridge. Mary Adeline Walters died in 1892 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

John Taylor Aldridge b. April, 1849, d. after January 10, 1920
Marriage*Mary Adeline Walters married John Taylor Aldridge, son of Anderson E. Aldredge and Beulah Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith, on December 22, 1870 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S929] Yvonne V. Linehan (great-granddaughter of Hiram Walters), "Smith, Penner, and Martin Line."
  3. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005, From an old photo of the no longer visible grave of Hiram Walters.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Wesley Edward Link1,2

M, b. January 6, 1914, d. January 17, 1914
FatherDoctor E. "Dock" Link1,2 b. February 10, 1894, d. February 11, 1933
MotherAlpha "May" Boone1,2 b. October 18, 1897, d. June 20, 1986
     Wesley Edward Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 He was born on January 6, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2 He died on January 17, 1914 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2

Citations

  1. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Wesley Edward Link death certificate.
  3. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.

Charles Everett Link1

M, b. January 6, 1914, d. January 16, 1914
FatherDoctor E. "Dock" Link2,1 b. February 10, 1894, d. February 11, 1933
MotherAlpha "May" Boone2,1 b. October 18, 1897, d. June 20, 1986
     Charles Everett Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 He was born on January 6, 1914 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 He died on January 16, 1914 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Charles Everett Link death certificate.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.

Mary Adeline Link1,2

F, b. October 23, 1917, d. November 17, 1917
FatherDoctor E. "Dock" Link1,2 b. February 10, 1894, d. February 11, 1933
MotherAlpha "May" Boone1,2 b. October 18, 1897, d. June 20, 1986
     Mary Adeline Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on October 23, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on November 17, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.

Flora J. Shank1,2

F, b. March 13, 1901, d. May 13, 1992
FatherJohn Wesley Shank1,3 b. March 31, 1868, d. January 27, 1964
MotherSarah Jane Dickerson1,3 b. July, 1864, d. 1942
     Flora J. Shank was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 Her Social Security Number was 225-92-1047.6 She was born on March 13, 1901 at Virginia.7,4 She married Hubert Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on September 14, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9 As of September 14, 1919,her married name was Link. Flora J. Shank died on May 13, 1992 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 91.7,5 She LINK, FLORA S. CHECK - Flora Shank Link, age 91, passed away Wednesday in a Salem nursing home. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Frank V. and Laura Jean Link, Check; daughter, Eva Irene Link Janney, Check; granddaughter, Mrs. William (Judy) Boothe, Check; one great-grandson, Nelson Lane Boothe, Check. Funeral service will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Gardner Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Richard Ecklund and Elder W. T. Conner officiating. Interment will be in Link Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd. on May 15, 1992.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 114, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 14, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 41, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 30, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

Hubert Link b. May 1, 1895, d. October 20, 1986
Marriage*Flora J. Shank married Hubert Link, son of David Wesley Link and Lucy Mary Conner, on September 14, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S43] Lois A. Henson, The Family Jewells.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Flora S. Link obituary in the May 15, 1992 edition.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File,.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Hubert Link.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eva Irene Link Janney obituary in the Jun 18, 1999 edition.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frank Vernon Link obituary in the Oct 28, 2009 edition.

Luke Ezra Eanes1,2,3,4,5

M, b. June 5, 1911, d. April 10, 1967
FatherWilliam Edward Eanes3,5 b. 1880, d. February 15, 1946
MotherRamona N. "Monie" Martin3,5 b. June 5, 1881, d. July 24, 1918
     His Social Security Number was 231-16-2955.6 Luke Ezra Eanes was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,5 He was born on June 5, 1911 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,6,1,2,3,5 He married Ellen May Poff, daughter of John Ira Poff and Delia L. Hall, on March 11, 1930 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 Luke Ezra Eanes died on April 10, 1967 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 55.1,2,5

Census Records

1920Dwelling 36, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his grandfather Harvey Martin8
1930Dwelling 126, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1930Farmer4

Family

Ellen May Poff b. June 14, 1908, d. March 21, 1994
Marriage*Luke Ezra Eanes married Ellen May Poff, daughter of John Ira Poff and Delia L. Hall, on March 11, 1930 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Paul Walter Hall1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. June 18, 1913, d. July 21, 1972
FatherAndrew Merritt Hall7,8,9,6,3 b. April, 1870, d. 1930
MotherAlice Victoria "Allie" Collins7,8,9,3,6 b. circa April, 1870, d. June 15, 1937
     His Social Security Number was 230-05-3478.10 Paul Walter Hall was buried at Piedmont Cemetery, Rt. 11 to Shawsville, turn at nursing home, Rt. 637, about 8 miles on the left, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,6 He was born on June 18, 1913 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,10,6 He married Hazel Irene Eanes, daughter of Edward Lafayette Eanes and Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey, on June 8, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5,4,3,9 Paul Walter Hall died on July 21, 1972 at Shawsville, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 59.1,6

Census Records

1920Dwelling 27, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 177, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 130, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1930Farm laborer8
1940Auto mechanic11

Family

Hazel Irene Eanes b. September 2, 1917, d. March 9, 2014
Marriage*Paul Walter Hall married Hazel Irene Eanes, daughter of Edward Lafayette Eanes and Pearl Marilla Palmore Maxey, on June 8, 1936 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5,4,3,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S240] Ruth G. Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Piedmont Cemetery, Montgomery Co., VA.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  5. [S1307] Eugene Eanes, "Hazel Eanes Callahan," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 7, 2006.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dixie Lee Hall Woods obituary in the Apr 10, 2010 edition.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel Eanes Hall Callahan obituary in the Mar 12, 2014 edition.

Samuel Poff1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 1806, d. December 7, 1882
FatherPeter Riley Poff Sr.1,5,6 b. March 3, 1768, d. circa October, 1830
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" Pickle5,6 b. 1768, d. April 19, 1854
     Samuel Poff was buried at Poff Cemetery, Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana.7,5 He was born in 1806 at Montgomery (now Floyd) Co., Virginia.2,7 He married Sarah "Sally" Huff on August 31, 1829 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,8,5,6 Samuel Poff List of Land Tax, 1831, made by Joseph Howard, Commissioner of Revenue shows Samuel owned 192 acres which was part of the Home Place in 1831. He died on December 7, 1882 at Clay Co., Indiana.9,7,5,6

Census Records

1840Clay Co., IndianaThe enumeration reads 1 male under 5, 2 males 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, and 1 female 30-4010
1850Dwelling 20, Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana2
1860Dwelling 216, Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana3
1870Dwelling 367, Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana11
1880Dwelling 94, District 224, Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana12

Occupation

1850Farmer2
1860Farmer3
1870Farmer11
1880Farmer12

Family

Sarah "Sally" Huff b. 1804, d. November 27, 1891
Marriage*Samuel Poff married Sarah "Sally" Huff on August 31, 1829 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,8,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831, From the will of Peter Poff, Sr.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S1891] H. Wade Doyle, "Register Report for Zacharias Pfaff."
  6. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  7. [S2294] Poff Cemetery, Clay Co., IN, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSsr=41&GScid=86437&GRid=27198853&CRid=86437&
  8. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  9. [S403] Unknown author, Clay Co., Indiana Vital Statistic's Files - Deaths.
  10. [S414] National Archives and Records Administration, 1840 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Infant Link

M, b. June 14, 1921, d. June 14, 1921
FatherHubert Link1 b. May 1, 1895, d. October 20, 1986
MotherFlora J. Shank1 b. March 13, 1901, d. May 13, 1992
     Infant Link was buried at Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 409 Ridgeview Road NW, off Rt. 8 N, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on June 14, 1921 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on June 14, 1921 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.

Infant Link

F, b. September 2, 1926, d. September 3, 1926
FatherHubert Link1 b. May 1, 1895, d. October 20, 1986
MotherFlora J. Shank1 b. March 13, 1901, d. May 13, 1992
     Infant Link was buried at Link Family Cemetery, on Rt. 653, turn left on Diamond Knob Road and travel about 1.3 miles. In a field about 200 yards to the left, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on September 2, 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on September 3, 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S220] Mary Conner Williams, Link Cemetery.

Lewin Maurice Poff1,2,3

M, b. December 16, 1920, d. May 28, 1992
FatherMaurice Johnson "Marsh" Poff4,5,6 b. October 19, 1882, d. August 24, 1957
MotherWillie Mae Simmons4,5,6 b. January 7, 1882, d. February 4, 1949
     Lewin Maurice Poff was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,3 His Social Security Number was 230-16-6854.7 He was born on December 16, 1920 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7,1,4 He married Mary Agnes Carr, daughter of Grover John Carr and Imogene Frances Iddings, on May 7, 1948 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,8,9 Lewin Maurice Poff died on May 28, 1992 at Virginia at age 71.7,1,3,8 He Lewis Maurice Poff, age 71, died Thursday morning at his home. He is survived by a daughter and a son-in-law, Patricia P. and Calvin Conner, Pilot; three sons and daughters-in-law, David L. and Janet Poff, Bruce L. and Vivian Poff, all of Pilot; Phillip G. and Linda Poff, Riner; one brother, Cedric Poff, Roanoke; and six grandchildren. The funeral will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 1992, from the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home Chapel conducted by the Rev. Kenneth Kingrea with burial in Sunset Cemetery. Friends may call Friday at the Richardson-Horne Funeral Home, and the family will receive friends there from 7:00 to 9:00 Friday evening. on May 29, 1992.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 64, District 14, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 63, District 61-17, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1940Farm laborer6

Family

Mary Agnes Carr b. April 19, 1918, d. December 18, 1985
Marriage*Lewin Maurice Poff married Mary Agnes Carr, daughter of Grover John Carr and Imogene Frances Iddings, on May 7, 1948 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4,8,9 
Children
  • David Lewin Poff3,2,8
  • Phillip Gene Poff3,8,10
  • Patricia Ann Poff3,11,8,12
  • Bruce Lloyd Poff2,3,8

Citations

  1. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  2. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lewin Maurice Poff, obituary in the May 29, 1992 edition.
  4. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  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.
  8. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  12. [S877] VA Montgomery Co., Register 7, Montgomery Co., VA Marriage Records.

Nora Ethel Billips1,2

F, b. March 16, 1896, d. February, 1980
     Her Social Security Number was 272-24-3118.3 Nora Ethel Billips was born on March 16, 1896 at McDowell Co., West Virginia.4,3 She married Thaddeus Darrel Link, son of Jacob Smith "Job" Link and Liona Jane Conner, on January 26, 1914 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1 As of January 26, 1914,her married name was Link.4 Nora Ethel Billips died in February, 1980 at West Virginia at age 83.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 504, District 118, Williamson, Mingo Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 28, District 5, Lee, Mingo Co., West Virginia2
1940Dwelling 88, District 30-8, Lee, Mingo Co., West Virginia6

Family

Thaddeus Darrel Link b. September 27, 1889, d. December 22, 1936
Marriage*Nora Ethel Billips married Thaddeus Darrel Link, son of Jacob Smith "Job" Link and Liona Jane Conner, on January 26, 1914 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Thaddaeus Darrel Link death certificate.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Link-Billips marriage record.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  9. [S2878] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969.

Milton H. Hurley1

M, b. January 8, 1927, d. November 6, 1998
     His Social Security Number was 223-28-2100.1 Milton H. Hurley married Everleen Hopkins Angle. Milton H. Hurley was born on January 8, 1927.1 He died on November 6, 1998 at age 71.1

Family

Everleen Hopkins Angle
Marriage*He married Everleen Hopkins Angle
Child

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Laura Darlene Hurley Link obituary in the Jun 19, 2000 edition.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Christina "Christiniah" Poff1,2,3

F, b. January 13, 1809, d. December 14, 1881
FatherPeter Riley Poff Sr.4,2,3 b. March 3, 1768, d. circa October, 1830
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" Pickle2,3 b. 1768, d. April 19, 1854
     Christina "Christiniah" Poff was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She was born on January 13, 1809 at Montgomery (now Floyd) Co., Virginia.6,2,3 She married Hosea Wimmer Sr., son of John Wimmer Sr. and Hannah Malinda Lemon, in 1831 at Virginia.6,2 As of 1831,her married name was Wimmer. Christina "Christiniah" Poff died on December 14, 1881 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 72.5,2,3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 71, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia1
1860Dwelling 140, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1870Dwelling 238, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 159, District 50, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia9

Family

Hosea Wimmer Sr. b. June 13, 1809, d. April 15, 1885
Marriage*Christina "Christiniah" Poff married Hosea Wimmer Sr., son of John Wimmer Sr. and Hannah Malinda Lemon, in 1831 at Virginia.6,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1891] H. Wade Doyle, "Register Report for Zacharias Pfaff."
  3. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  4. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831, From the will of Peter Poff, Sr.
  5. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  6. [S854] Patricia Harrington, "Wimmer Family Tree," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jan 22 and Feb 10, 2002.
  7. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.

Anthony Poff1,2,3,4

M, b. circa 1806, d. August 31, 1865
FatherPeter Riley Poff Sr.1,3,4 b. March 3, 1768, d. circa October, 1830
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" Pickle3,4 b. 1768, d. April 19, 1854
     Anthony Poff was born circa 1806 at Montgomery (now Floyd) Co., Virginia.5,3,4 He married Sarah "Sally" Wilson, daughter of Joshua Wilson and Sarah Likens, on May 16, 1828 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,3 Anthony Poff List of Land Tax, 1831, made by Joseph Howard, Commissioner of Revenue shows Anthony owned 96 arces of land which consisted of the Mill Place and Home place in 1831. He died on August 31, 1865 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,3,4

Census Records

1830Blacksburg, VirginiaThe enumeration reads 2 males under 5, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 20-30, and 1 female 20-307
1840Floyd Co., VirginiaThe enumeration reads 2 males 5-10, 1 male 10-14, 1 male 30-39, 2 females under 5, 1 female 5-10, and 1 female 30-398
1850Dwelling 227, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1860Dwelling 454, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1850Farmer5
1860Farmer9

Family

Sarah "Sally" Wilson b. circa 1808
Marriage*Anthony Poff married Sarah "Sally" Wilson, daughter of Joshua Wilson and Sarah Likens, on May 16, 1828 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831, From the will of Peter Poff, Sr.
  2. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1891] H. Wade Doyle, "Register Report for Zacharias Pfaff."
  4. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  7. [S413] National Archives and Records Administration, 1830 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S414] National Archives and Records Administration, 1840 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin1,2

F, b. April 6, 1872, d. April 29, 1946
FatherJohn W. Martin1 b. October 2, 1827, d. March 23, 1891
MotherCynthia Martha F. Martin1 b. August 17, 1838, d. August 11, 1934
     Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 She was born on April 6, 1872 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,1 She married George Benjamin Conner, son of Nathan L. Conner and Elizabeth "Eliza" Kelley, on October 31, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 As of October 31, 1895,her married name was Conner. Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin died on April 29, 1946 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 74.3,4

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 126, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 175, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 71, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 21, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 32, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

George Benjamin Conner b. February 6, 1861, d. March 30, 1942
Marriage*Wilmuth Jane "Sis" Martin married George Benjamin Conner, son of Nathan L. Conner and Elizabeth "Eliza" Kelley, on October 31, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obitutary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S2394] Pulaski Southwest Times, From the Posey Hubert Conner obituary in the Jun 28, 1959 edition.
  14. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  15. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  16. [S675] VA City of Radford, City of Radford, VA Marriages Book 2.
  17. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  18. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  19. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Vergie C. Stanley Jamison obituary in the Aug 15, 1998 edition.

Mary Velma Conner1,2

F, b. February 7, 1915, d. April 5, 1915
FatherJames Mearmon Conner3,2 b. September 16, 1874, d. March 4, 1917
MotherLaura Byar Walton3,2 b. December 2, 1877, d. October 16, 1937
     Mary Velma Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 She was born on February 7, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 She died on April 5, 1915 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.2

Citations

  1. [S3] Mary Conner Williams, "Conner Family Researcher Mary Conner Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  2. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Mary Conner death certificate.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Bethenia "Bethany" Conner1,2

F, b. April, 1819
FatherAndrew Conner3,2 b. circa 1763, d. circa 1845
MotherElizabeth "Priscilla" Aldridge2 b. circa 1779
     Bethenia "Bethany" Conner died at Waiteville, Monroe Co., West Virginia.1 She was buried at Old Hall family farm cemetery, Waiteville, Monroe Co., West Virginia.4 She was born in April, 1819 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6 She married Gordon Fletcher Hall, son of John L. Hall and Sarah "Sally" Pate, on April 22, 1845 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2 As of April 22, 1845,her married name was Hall.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1041, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1860Dwelling 221, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1870Dwelling 298, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia9
1880Dwelling 153, District 88, Sweet Springs, Monroe Co., West Virginia10
1900Dwelling 282, District 98, Sweet Springs, Monroe Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son Montgomery6

Family

Gordon Fletcher Hall b. 1817
Marriage*Bethenia "Bethany" Conner married Gordon Fletcher Hall, son of John L. Hall and Sarah "Sally" Pate, on April 22, 1845 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S858] Tami St. Clair, "Gordon Fletcher Hall," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 25, 2001.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S353] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book 01, From the will of Andrew Conner.
  4. [S859] Harold Deese, "Gordon F. Hall," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 29, 2001.
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  12. [S1694] W. W. Gardner, Records of Death - Book 15, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Jan 1, 1930 - Oct 18, 1935.
  13. [S1693] W. W. Likens, Records of Death - Book 13, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Oct 16, 1925 - Jan 31, 1933.