Sarah Unknown1

F, b. circa 1829
     Sarah Unknown married William Gast, son of John Adam Gast and Catherine Wolf.1 Her married name was Gast. Sarah Unknown was born circa 1829 at Pennsylvania.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 21, Allison Township, Clinton Co., Pennsylvania1

Occupation

1850Teacher1

Family

William Gast b. circa 1831
Marriage*Sarah Unknown married William Gast, son of John Adam Gast and Catherine Wolf.1 

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Dana Marvin Conner1,2,3

M, b. November 21, 1885, d. April 17, 1951
FatherRev. David Burwell "Dave" Conner4,5,6,3 b. November 30, 1846, d. March 18, 1927
MotherMary Alice Pugh4,5,6,3 b. September 28, 1854, d. May 28, 1933
     Dana Marvin Conner was buried at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.4,3 He was born on November 21, 1885 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 He married Alice Unknown on June 14, 1916 at Lexington, Rockbridge Co., Virginia.7 Dana Marvin Conner and Alice Unknown were divorced on October 19, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7 Dana Marvin Conner married Margaret Eva O'Dell on April 20, 1921 at Richwood, Nicholas Co., West Virginia.2 Dana Marvin Conner died on April 17, 1951 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia, at age 65.4 He Dana Marvin Conner, 65 year old East Main Street resident, died at his home at 5 p.m. yesterday following and extended illness. Born in Floyd, Va., he was the son of the late David B. and Alice Pugh Conner, and had been an electrical contractor in Beckley since 1920. He was a member of the Beckley Elks Lodge, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and the Beckley Methodist Temple. In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Charles R. McCorkle, of Beckley, and the following brothers and sisters; Mrs. Nina D. Bruster and Mrs. Henrietta C. Kinzer, both of Beckley; Mrs. John Bane of Rhodesville, Va; Mrs. Robert Lee Stuart, of Wichita, Kan; G. D. Conner, of Mullens, and numerous nieces and nephews. The body will be removed from Keyser Funeral Home to the residence of Miss Topsy O'Dell, 126 East Main Street this afternoon, and will be taken to the church one hour before services. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday from the Beckley Methodist Temple. The Rev. L. D. Roe will officiate, with interment to follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will include Johnny Gorsica, Harry Mays, Leonard Coley, George Steffey, Paul Bond and Jack Bane. on April 18, 1951.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 120, District 13, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 3, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 31, District 17, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia8
1940Dwelling 292, District 41-26, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia9

Occupation

1930Electric contractor8
1940Electrical contractor9

Family 1

Alice Unknown b. circa 1897
Marriage*Dana Marvin Conner married Alice Unknown on June 14, 1916 at Lexington, Rockbridge Co., Virginia.7 
Divorce* Dana Marvin Conner and Alice Unknown were divorced on October 19, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7 

Family 2

Margaret Eva O'Dell b. July 15, 1891, d. October 31, 1967
Marriage*Dana Marvin Conner married Margaret Eva O'Dell on April 20, 1921 at Richwood, Nicholas Co., West Virginia.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Conner-O'Dell marriage record.
  3. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Dana Marvin Conner obituary in the Apr 18, 1951 edition.
  4. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Dana M. Conner death certificate.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  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. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the McCorkle-Conner wedding announcement in the Oct 8, 1949 edition.
  11. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  12. [S798] Register Herald, From the Mary Elizabeth Conner McCorkle obituary in the Oct 31, 1990 edition.

Noah Silas Drummond1,2,3,4

M, b. circa 1793, d. October 20, 1862
FatherCharles Drummond1,3 b. circa 1755, d. July, 1822
MotherComfort Drummond1,5 b. circa 1757, d. 1823
     Noah Silas Drummond was buried at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C..2 He was born circa 1793 at Accomack Co., Virginia.2 He Noah Drummond enrolled as a Sergeant in Capt. John P. Drumond's Co. of Artillery, 99th Regiment (Bagwell's) Virginia Militia. His service expired 7 days later on 10 June 1814. His monthly pay is listed as $11.00 of which $2.00 and .50 for his week of service on June 4, 1814.4 He married Catherine Scarburgh Drummond, daughter of William Drummond Jr. and Anne Robinson, on June 29, 1818 at Accomack Co., Virginia.3 Noah Silas Drummond Noah S. Drummond enrolled as a Corporal in Capt. Irwin's Co., Washington, D.C., volunteers at Washington D.C.
on October 9, 1837.4 He Reduced to Private (no reason given) on December 24, 1837.4 He Mustered out of service. It lists he had his pay docked for the last 2 months of his service for missing gear (1 wool overalls, 1 wood jacket, 2 pairs boots, 1 blanket, and 1 cap). on April 8, 1838 at Fort Pierce, St. Lucie Co., Florida.4 He died on October 20, 1862 at Washington, D.C..6,2 He On the 20th instant, Mr. Noah Drummond, of Virginia, in the 70th year of age. His friends and acquaintances are requested to attend his funeral on Twenty-fifth street, between E and F tomorrow (Wednesday) at 12 o'clock at the residence of Mr. Thos. Linkins. on October 23, 1862.6,2

Census Records

1830Washington, D.C.The enumeration reads 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 2 females 20-30, and 1 female 30-407
1840Washington, D.C.The enumeration reads 1 male 10-15, 6 males 20-30, 1 male 30-40, 1 male 40-50, 1 femail under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 30-40, and 1 female 40-508
1850Dwelling 1371, Alexandria, Virginia9
1860Dwelling 1799, Alexandria, Virginia10

Occupation

1850Tollgate keeper9
1860Toll keeper10

Family

Catherine Scarburgh Drummond b. before August, 1797
Marriage*Noah Silas Drummond married Catherine Scarburgh Drummond, daughter of William Drummond Jr. and Anne Robinson, on June 29, 1818 at Accomack Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1326] Miles Files 4.0, Accomack County, Virginia Familes, online http://ghotes.net/miles_files/index.htm
  2. [S665] Washington, D.C. Congressional Cemetery, Congressional Cemetery Internment Records.
  3. [S1078] M.A. Nora Miller Turman, Marriage Records of Accomack Co., Virginia 1776-1851, Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers Returns.
  4. [S1079] Unknown subject, Maryland State Archives.
  5. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  6. [S304] Alexandria Gazette, From the Noah Drummond obituary in the Oct 23, 1862 edition.
  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. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S1093] Paul Wehle, "John S. Drummond Family."

Virginia Drummond1,2

F, b. circa 1831
FatherNoah Silas Drummond2 b. circa 1793, d. October 20, 1862
MotherCatherine Scarburgh Drummond b. before August, 1797
     Virginia Drummond was born circa 1831 at Virginia.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1371, Alexandria, Virginia2
1860Dwelling 1802, Alexandria, VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her brother-in-law Richard Williams1

Citations

  1. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Mary Myrtle Conner1,2

F, b. April 6, 1887, d. January 15, 1967
FatherRev. David Burwell "Dave" Conner1,3,4 b. November 30, 1846, d. March 18, 1927
MotherMary Alice Pugh1,3,4 b. September 28, 1854, d. May 28, 1933
     Mary Myrtle Conner was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,6 She was born on April 6, 1887 at Virginia.5,2 She married John Harvey Bane, son of John T. Bane, on June 28, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6 As of June 28, 1910,her married name was Bane. Mary Myrtle Conner died on January 15, 1967 at Washington, D.C., at age 79.5,6,2 She Christiansburg - Myrtle Conner Bane, 79 of Washington DC, formerly of Christiansburg died Monday at the home of her daughter. She was the widow of John H. Bane. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. C. M. Towler, Washington, DC; three sons, John H. Bane, Jr., Brunswick, MD; the Rev. David C. Bane, Bluefield, WV. Robert C Bane, Alexandria; a brother, Gannaway Conner, Beckley, WV; a sister Henrietta Kinzer, Beckley, WV. The funeral was Tuesday at the Foundry Methodist Church, Washington with burial Wednesday at Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
on January 19, 1967.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 120, District 13, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 3, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 148, Dwelling 67, North Fork, McDowell Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 317, Dwelling 19, East River, Mercer Co., West Virginia8
1940Dwelling 280, District 40-113, Hazleton, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania9

Family

John Harvey Bane b. May 26, 1877, d. April 1, 1955
Marriage*Mary Myrtle Conner married John Harvey Bane, son of John T. Bane, on June 28, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  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. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  6. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Myrtle Conner Bane obituary in the Jan 19, 1967 edition.
  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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bane-White marriage record.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bane-Coombs marriage record.

Dr. Henrietta Alice Conner1,2

F, b. June 2, 1894, d. January 9, 1977
FatherRev. David Burwell "Dave" Conner1,3,2,4 b. November 30, 1846, d. March 18, 1927
MotherMary Alice Pugh1,3,2,4 b. September 28, 1854, d. May 28, 1933
     Her Social Security Number was 236-62-1425.5 Dr. Henrietta Alice Conner was buried at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.2,6 She was born on June 2, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 She married Charles Jackson Kinzer on November 12, 1916 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,7,8 As of November 12, 1916,her married name was Kinzer. Dr. Henrietta Alice Conner died on January 9, 1977 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia, at age 82.2 She Services for Dr. Henrietta C. Kinzer, 82, 118 West C St., Beckley, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Keyser-Bryant Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Julian Walthall officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery. Beckley's only female optometrist, Dr. Kinzer died at 6:10 p.m. Sunday in a local hospital after a long illness. Born in Floyd County, Va., she was a daughter of the late Rev. and Mrs. D. B. Conner. She taught school for a while in Wyoming County and there she met and married Charles J. Kinzer, Mullens, a jeweler and watch inspector for the Virginian Railway. He died in 1939. As a graduate of Northren Illinois College of Optometry, Dr. Kinzer began her practice in Mullens in 1917. In 1931 she opened her office on Main Street where she worked until her recent illness. She and her husband were charter members of the Mullens Presbyterian Church and upon moving to Beckley became active members of the Presbyterian Church here. In 1949 Dr. Kinzer received an honorary life membership award from the Presbyterian Women of the Church for her long time services to the church. She was instrumental in organizing the Beckley Council of Churches, known today as Church Women United of Beckley, and was elected to be first president of the group in 1956. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. George V. (Flo) Steffey and Mrs. Paul (Janette) Bond, both of Beckley and Mrs. Leonard (Frances) Coley of South Charleston; a brother, Gannaway D. Conner of Beckley; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. A son, Charles J. Kinzer Jr., was lost in World War II. on January 11, 1977.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 130, District 13, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 3, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 113, District 175, Mullens, Wyoming Co., West Virginia10
1930Dwelling 70, District 9, Mullens, Wyoming Co., West Virginia11
1940Dwelling 283, District 41-27A, Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia12

Occupation

1940Optometrist12

Family

Charles Jackson Kinzer b. June 27, 1862, d. July 16, 1939
Marriage*Dr. Henrietta Alice Conner married Charles Jackson Kinzer on November 12, 1916 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Henrietta C. Kinzer obituary in the Jan 11, 1977 edition.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2051] Raleigh Register, From the Nina D. Bruster obituary in the Apr 5, 1966 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S2590] Sunset Memorial Park, Raleigh Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=wallace&GSfn=victoria&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=52&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=69824791&CRid=80051&df=all&
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Charles J. Kinzer death certiticate.
  8. [S2049] Beckley Raleigh Register, From the Charles J. Kinzer obituary in the Jul 17, 1939 edition.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 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. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  13. [S1576] VA, USA: National Publishing Co., 1946 Young American Patriots. Richmond, U. S., World War II Young American Patriots, 1941-1945.
  14. [S798] Register Herald, From the Marion Jeanette Bond obituary in the Nov 1, 2018 edition.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Steffey-Kinzer marriage record.
  16. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  17. [S798] Register Herald, From the Hausey Florentine Steffey obituary in the Jul 11, 1997 edition.
  18. [S1904] Marion Star, The, From the Henrietta Frances Coley obituary in the Aug 6, 1992 edition.
  19. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Coley-Kinzer marriage record.
  20. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Bond-Kinzer marriage record.

Gannaway David Conner1,2,3

M, b. February 22, 1896, d. December 19, 1978
FatherRev. David Burwell "Dave" Conner4,5,6,7,8 b. November 30, 1846, d. March 18, 1927
MotherMary Alice Pugh4,5,6,7,8 b. September 28, 1854, d. May 28, 1933
     Gannaway David Conner was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "Pvt US Army WWI."1 He was born on February 22, 1896 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,2,3 He married Georgia B. Kinzer on November 28, 1924 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 Gannaway David Conner died on December 19, 1978 at age 82.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 130, District 13, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 3, District 45, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 60, District 9, Mullens, Wyoming Co., West Virginia10

Occupation

1930Watch maker10

Family

Georgia B. Kinzer b. September 28, 1895, d. August 30, 1989
Marriage*Gannaway David Conner married Georgia B. Kinzer on November 28, 1924 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Dana Marvin Conner obituary in the Apr 18, 1951 edition.
  7. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Henrietta C. Kinzer obituary in the Jan 11, 1977 edition.
  8. [S2051] Raleigh Register, From the Nina D. Bruster obituary in the Apr 5, 1966 edition.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Pearlie Alice Conner1

F, b. May 12, 1902, d. January 21, 1919
FatherAsa L. Conner2,1 b. December 31, 1868, d. May 21, 1947
MotherCalla Ann "Callie" Poff2,1 b. June 21, 1874, d. October 1, 1953
     Pearlie Alice Conner was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 12, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on January 21, 1919 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 16.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 49, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler1,2

F, b. March 24, 1890, d. June 21, 1981
FatherJohn Ballard Strickler3,1,4,2 b. March 7, 1849, d. May 9, 1921
MotherCeleste Sowder3,4,2 b. June 3, 1850, d. December 11, 1914
     Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler was buried at Roselawn Burial Park, 103 Clearview Drive, Martinsville, Virginia.2 She was born on March 24, 1890 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Her death certificate has a birth year of 1888 but this is not supported by the 1890 Floyd Co. Census.3,5,2 She married Roscoe Leeton Guthrie on February 24, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 As of February 24, 1907,her married name was Guthrie. Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler married John William Anthony Yates, son of William Anthony Yeatts and Mary Henry Terry Yates, on August 1, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 As of August 1, 1918,her married name was Yates. Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler died on June 21, 1981 at Martinsville, Virginia, at age 91.2

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1900Dwelling 35, District 18, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 7, District 49, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 118, District 109, Horse Pasture, Henry Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 316, District 5, Irisburg, Henry Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 109, District 45-5, Irisburg, Henry Co., Virginia9

Family 1

Roscoe Leeton Guthrie b. August 6, 1886, d. May 3, 1913
Marriage*Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler married Roscoe Leeton Guthrie on February 24, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Family 2

John William Anthony Yates b. December 8, 1872, d. August 21, 1943
Marriage*Elizabeth Belle "Eliza" Strickler married John William Anthony Yates, son of William Anthony Yeatts and Mary Henry Terry Yates, on August 1, 1918 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S200] Ruth Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Strickler Cemetery.
  11. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  12. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  13. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S184] Martinsville Bulletin, From the William Ballard Yates obituary in the Jun 29, 2008 edition.

Minerva Eugenia Tempy Jane "Nervie" Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. October 29, 1896, d. July 19, 1974
FatherGiles Alexander Conner1,5,6,4 b. March 27, 1873, d. December 6, 1932
MotherLaura L. Martin1,5,6,4 b. April 8, 1871, d. January 6, 1950
     Minerva Eugenia Tempy Jane "Nervie" Conner was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8,2,4 Her Social Security Number was 223-12-2654.9 She Mrs. Minerva Eugenia Hollins, of 1514 23rd St., N.E., age ,77; passed away Friday at a local hospital. Surviving are three sons, Mallory B. Hollins, Emory P. Hollins, both of Roanoke, and Herman A. Hollins, Hopewell, Va; five daughters, Mrs. Clytus L. Thompson, Mrs. Katherine I. Hardy, both of Roanoke, Mrs. Essie S. Leffler, Mrs. Virgie S. Bowers, Mrs. Delores A. Smithson, all of Colonial Heights, Va. She is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Eliza Minton, Floyd, Va., and Mrs. Alice Young, Baltimore, Md; twenty two grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Sunday July 21, at 2:00 P.M. from the First Church of God, 5008 Hildebrand Rd., N.W. with the Rev. Charles Towriss officiating. Internment in Wilson Cemetery, Floyd County, Va. Friends may call at Lotz Roanoke Chapel.2 She was born on October 29, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9,4 She married Archie W. Hollins, son of John Hollins and Nancy J. James, on October 16, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,4 As of October 16, 1919,her married name was Hollins. Minerva Eugenia Tempy Jane "Nervie" Conner died on July 19, 1974 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 77.10,7,8,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 202, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 163, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 82, District 82, Ward 7, Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia11
1930Dwelling 18, District 13, Beaver Pond, Mercer Co., West Virginia12

Family

Archie W. Hollins b. September 5, 1896, d. September 16, 1955
Marriage*Minerva Eugenia Tempy Jane "Nervie" Conner married Archie W. Hollins, son of John Hollins and Nancy J. James, on October 16, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,10,4 
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 Minerva Eugenia Hollins obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  3. [S1182] Margo Minton Wolfe, "Reva Madeline Minton," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Mar 13 and Apr 22, 2006.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [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. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Herman Archie Hollins obituary in the Feb 1, 1996 edition.

Eliza H. Conner1,2,3

F, b. September 28, 1899, d. April 23, 1983
FatherGiles Alexander Conner1,2,3,4 b. March 27, 1873, d. December 6, 1932
MotherLaura L. Martin1,2,3,4 b. April 8, 1871, d. January 6, 1950
     Her Social Security Number was 223-22-9718.5 Eliza H. Conner was buried at Huffville Union Church Cemetery, Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,4 She was born on September 28, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6,1,4 She married William Thomas Minton on August 31, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8,4 As of August 31, 1919,her married name was Minton. Eliza H. Conner died on April 23, 1983 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 83.6,8,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 202, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 163, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 103, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 137, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Family

William Thomas Minton b. November 26, 1891, d. January 12, 1976
Marriage*Eliza H. Conner married William Thomas Minton on August 31, 1919 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,8,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  7. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  8. [S1182] Margo Minton Wolfe, "Reva Madeline Minton," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Mar 13 and Apr 22, 2006.
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the William T. Minton obituary in an undated edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Alice A. Conner1,2,3

F, b. August 3, 1902, d. February 21, 1993
FatherGiles Alexander Conner2,3,4 b. March 27, 1873, d. December 6, 1932
MotherLaura L. Martin2,3,4 b. April 8, 1871, d. January 6, 1950
     Alice A. Conner was buried at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co., West Virginia.5 Her Social Security Number was 232-52-7696.6 She was born on August 3, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5,6 She married Boliver B. Young, son of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, on September 19, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,7 As of September 19, 1922,her married name was Young. Alice A. Conner died on February 21, 1993 at West Virginia at age 90.5,6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 163, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 143, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 244, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 198, District 24-39, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia9

Family

Boliver B. Young b. December 12, 1897, d. December 10, 1948
Marriage*Alice A. Conner married Boliver B. Young, son of Flemmon T. "Fleming" Young and Lina Patrie King, on September 19, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S275] Nancy Bishop (e-mail address), Bishop and Martin Families in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Jan 14, 2003.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S4352] Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, McDowell Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Boliver B. Young death certificate.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nina M. Charles obituary in the May 26, 1994 edition.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Zella Young death certificate.

Della F. Unknown1

F, b. circa 1877
     Her married name was Sumner. Della F. Unknown was born circa 1877 at Virginia.1 She married David Amos Sumner, son of William Isaac Sumner and Philipina "Piney" Walker, after April 25, 1910.1

Census Records

1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1

Family

David Amos Sumner b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
Marriage*Della F. Unknown married David Amos Sumner, son of William Isaac Sumner and Philipina "Piney" Walker, after April 25, 1910.1 

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. October 26, 1891, d. March 17, 1977
FatherJoseph Lawson Conner1,2,3,5,4,6,7 b. July 23, 1860, d. May 19, 1950
MotherSarah Doshia Conner8,1,2,3,5,4,6,7 b. June 10, 1864, d. June 22, 1955
     Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.7 Her Social Security Number was 223-50-0399.9 She was born on October 26, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1,9,7 She married Elmer Edgar Light, son of Madison Light and Antonetta/Ganzetta E. Aldridge, on December 24, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7 As of December 24, 1907,her married name was Light. Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner and Elmer Edgar Light were divorced before April 28, 1910.3 Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner died on March 17, 1977 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 85.9,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 201, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 96, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 155, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 123, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 54, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6

Family

Elmer Edgar Light b. November 15, 1886, d. October 9, 1944
Marriage*Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner married Elmer Edgar Light, son of Madison Light and Antonetta/Ganzetta E. Aldridge, on December 24, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7 
Divorce* Lydia C./E. "Minnie" Conner and Elmer Edgar Light were divorced before April 28, 1910.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Sarah Doshia Conner obituary in an undated edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Ettie Clyde Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. November 12, 1899, d. April 15, 1969
FatherJoseph Lawson Conner1,2,3,5,4 b. July 23, 1860, d. May 19, 1950
MotherSarah Doshia Conner2,1,3,5,4 b. June 10, 1864, d. June 22, 1955
     Ettie Clyde Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,4 She was born on November 12, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,4 She married Isaac Porter Perdue, son of Robert E. Perdue and Rowena Victoria J. "Zoney" Wilson, on December 23, 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 As of December 23, 1926,her married name was Perdue. Ettie Clyde Conner died on April 15, 1969 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 69.6,4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 201, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 96, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 155, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 199, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 86, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Family

Isaac Porter Perdue b. January 19, 1900, d. January 16, 1987
Marriage*Ettie Clyde Conner married Isaac Porter Perdue, son of Robert E. Perdue and Rowena Victoria J. "Zoney" Wilson, on December 23, 1926 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Robert Roy Conner1,2

M, b. January 23, 1902, d. December 22, 1952
FatherJoseph Lawson Conner3,4,2 b. July 23, 1860, d. May 19, 1950
MotherSarah Doshia Conner3,4,2 b. June 10, 1864, d. June 22, 1955
     Robert Roy Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on January 23, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Fannie Bell Bowles, daughter of Robert Lee "Bob" Bowles and Louzetta "Lou" Boothe, circa 1923.5,6,2 Robert Roy Conner died on December 22, 1952 at Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 50; Struck by an automobile.1,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 96, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 155, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 4, District 7, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 103, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1930Farmer6
1940Farmer7

Family

Fannie Bell Bowles b. February 10, 1902, d. August 17, 1979
Marriage*Robert Roy Conner married Fannie Bell Bowles, daughter of Robert Lee "Bob" Bowles and Louzetta "Lou" Boothe, circa 1923.5,6,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S639] William Clyne "Bill" Conner, "Conner Family Researcher and Floyd Co., VA Historian William C. "Bill" Conner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Noah David Conner1,2,3

M, b. October 24, 1894, d. December 6, 1981
FatherPeter Lundy Conner1,2,3,4 b. circa January, 1850, d. January 25, 1933
MotherMary Margaret Poff1,2,3,4 b. September 28, 1853, d. April 19, 1928
     Noah David Conner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6 He and Lillie Elon Walters were divorced.7 Noah David Conner was born on October 24, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8 He married Lillie Elon Walters, daughter of William Curtis "Dewey" Walters III and Louise Hester Susie Boyd, on December 25, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Noah David Conner died on December 6, 1981 at St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., Florida, at age 87.5,6,8 He FLORIDA -- Noah D. Conner, a native of Floyd County, age 89, died December 6, 1981, in St. Petersburg, Florida. He retired from government work in Washington, D.C. and went to Florida. He was teaching school in Floyd County at age 16. Survivors include several nieces and nephews. His body was cremated and ashes were placed in Restvale Cemetery in his brother's grave. on December 17, 1981.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 90, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 3, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 65, District 1-73, Washington, D.C.7

Occupation

1940Stenographer7

Family

Lillie Elon Walters b. December 28, 1907, d. December 16, 1992
Divorce*Noah David Conner and Lillie Elon Walters were divorced.7 
Marriage* Noah David Conner married Lillie Elon Walters, daughter of William Curtis "Dewey" Walters III and Louise Hester Susie Boyd, on December 25, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S342] Researcher and Compiler William Harvey Green Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Argabright Family of Floyd, Franklin, and Montgomery Counties, Virginia.
  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. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Noah D. Conner obituary in the Dec 17, 1981 edition.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.

Lydia Ann Conner1,2

F, b. February 3, 1893, d. September 14, 1982
FatherWilliam Riley Conner3,1,2,4,5 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer3,1,2,4,5 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 226-92-5812.6 Lydia Ann Conner was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5 She was born on February 3, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,6,1,5 She married Lemuel Doctor "Dock" Wimmer, son of James Harvey "Harv" Wimmer and Elizabeth Peridine "Eliza" Wilson, on August 27, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 As of August 27, 1913,her married name was Wimmer. Lydia Ann Conner died on September 14, 1982 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 124, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 36, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 73, District 10, Little Creek, Franklin Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 168, District 12-2, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia10

Family

Lemuel Doctor "Dock" Wimmer b. April 14, 1891, d. January 18, 1984
Marriage*Lydia Ann Conner married Lemuel Doctor "Dock" Wimmer, son of James Harvey "Harv" Wimmer and Elizabeth Peridine "Eliza" Wilson, on August 27, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,7,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S24] Fred Wimmer, Wimmer Family 1695-1978.
  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. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

John Yeardley Yates1

M, b. January 1, 1807, d. February 16, 1882
FatherSamuel Yates1 b. January 22, 1776, d. May 22, 1836
MotherMary "Polly" Davis1 b. October 5, 1774, d. April 19, 1858
     John Yeardley Yates was buried at Yates Family Cemetery, near Stonewall Church, one-half mile off 4366 Rt. 221 N., Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 He John was listed on the Muster Roll of Company I, 53rd Regiment, Picketts Division, Confederate States Army.3 He was born on January 1, 1807 at Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Elizabeth Feline Lipford, daughter of Daniel Lipford and Elizabeth "Betsey" Robertson, on December 16, 1833 at Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.1,3 John Yeardley Yates John Y. Yates purchased from Walter R. Staples 230 acres of land in Patrick County on the south side of the Mayo River and about 4 miles east of the Stuart courthouse for $1150. The tract, known as the Jones' tract had been devised to Staples by his father and in 1861 was valued at $1,380 for tax purposes. Taxes for 1861 were $5.52 and taxes for the property were recorded through 1866. on December 23, 1859 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1 He Son George W. Yates buys 94 acres of the property from his father for $280. on January 13, 1868.1 He John Yates declares bankruptcy on April 8, 1868 at Patrick Co., Virginia.1 He died on February 16, 1882 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 75; The Floyd Co., Virginia death index has a death date of Feb 7, 1883.2,1,4

Census Records

1840Regiment 107, Pittsylvania Co., VirginiaThe enumeration reads 3 males under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 15-20, and 1 female 20-305
1850Dwelling 463, Northern District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia6
1860Dwelling 492, South District, Patrick Co., Virginia7
1870Dwelling 49, Mayo Township, Patrick Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 13, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1850Farmer6
1860Farmer7
1870Farmer8
1880Farmer9

Family

Elizabeth Feline Lipford b. December 1, 1814, d. March 24, 1908
Marriage*John Yeardley Yates married Elizabeth Feline Lipford, daughter of Daniel Lipford and Elizabeth "Betsey" Robertson, on December 16, 1833 at Pittsylvania Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S599] Sr. Robert Somerville Radford Yates, A History of John Yeardley Yates of Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S402] Mary Conner Williams, Yates Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Elizabeth F. Yates obituary in an undated edition.
  4. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.
  5. [S414] National Archives and Records Administration, 1840 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S1515] Mike K. Williams, Marriages of Pittsylvania County VA 1831-1861.
  11. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  13. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  14. [S529] Unknown author, Patrick County Death Records 1853-1870.
  15. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.
  16. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.

Ernest Vaten Conner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. March 8, 1896, d. April 18, 1982
FatherWilliam Riley Conner2,6,7,5 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer2,6,7,5 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Ernest Vaten Conner was buried at Copper Hill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 8838 Floyd Hwy N. US Hwy 221, Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "U.S. Army WWI."1,5 His Social Security Number was 226-01-2175.8 He was born on March 8, 1896 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,2,4,5 He married Clarice C. Holland, daughter of Leander Albon Holland and Virginia Mary Underwood, on October 18, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 Ernest Vaten Conner died on April 18, 1982 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 86.1,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 124, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 12, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 169, District 12-2, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1920Farmer3
1940Farmer9

Family

Clarice C. Holland b. February 6, 1897, d. May 15, 1971
Marriage*Ernest Vaten Conner married Clarice C. Holland, daughter of Leander Albon Holland and Virginia Mary Underwood, on October 18, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Irene C. Thacker obituary in the Aug 13, 2005 edition.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Christine Conner Gibson obituary in the May 10, 2009 edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Mary Catheryn Conner Howell obituary in the Jan 10, 2014 edition.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cassie C. Lowe obituary in the Feb 23, 2016 edition.

Minnie Jane Conner1,2

F, b. October 31, 1899, d. March 12, 1977
FatherWilliam Riley Conner3,4,5 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer3,4,5 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 223-13-6675.6 Minnie Jane Conner was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, 1300 Mountain View Road, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia.7,5 She was born on October 31, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,5 As of 1921,her married name was Mills.8 She married Terry Page Mills in 1921 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,8,9,7,5 Minnie Jane Conner died on March 12, 1977 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 77.7,5 She ROANOKE -- Mrs. Minnie Conner Mills, age 77, of 2609 Bandy Rd., S.E., died Saturday, March 12, 1977, at her residence. Surviving are her husband, Terry Page Mills; one daughter, Mrs. Claudine M. Wagner, Roanoke; two sons, Frank Elmore Mills, Page T. Mills, Jr., both of Roanoke; four sisters, Mrs. Cassie Campbell, Mrs. Myrtle Mallory, Mrs. Dora Holloway, all of Roanoke, Mrs. Lillie Ann Wimmer, Floyd County; three brothers, Daniel and Edward Conner, both of Floyd County, Ernest Conner, Nace, Va; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at the Lotz Roanoke Chapel Monday, March 14, at 12:30 p.m. with the Rev. David R. Boger officiating. Interment in Mt. View Cemetery, Vinton. on March 17, 1977.7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 124, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 548, District 1, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 81, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

Terry Page Mills b. October 13, 1901, d. January 17, 1986
Marriage*Minnie Jane Conner married Terry Page Mills in 1921 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,8,9,7,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frank Elmore Mills obituary in the Jul 13, 2005 edition.
  2. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  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. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Minnie Conner Mills obituary in the Mar 17, 1977 edition.
  8. [S195] Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage License.
  9. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  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. [S1260] Glenna Garnand Garner, Floyd Co., VA Obituary Listing.

Grover Jasper "Jack" Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. October 22, 1903, d. October 28, 1973
FatherWilliam Riley Conner3,5,6,4 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer3,5,6,4 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     His Social Security Number was 226-16-6080.7 Grover Jasper "Jack" Conner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.8,9,4 He Copper Hill - G. J. "Jack" Conner, age 70, died in a Roanoke hospital Sunday. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ora Janney Conner of Copper Hill; one daughter, Mrs. Alma Lou Manning, Copper Hill; three sons; Earskine Dale Conner of Martinsville; Burnice M. Conner of Rocky Mount; Douglas C. Conner of Roanoke; five sisters, Mrs. Lillie Ann Wimmer of Copper Hill, Mrs. Minnie Mills, Mrs. Myrtle Mallory, Mrs. Cassie Campbell, Mrs. Dora Holloway, all of Roanoke; three brothers, Ernest Conner of Nace; Edward O. Conner of Bent Mountain; and Daniel Conner of Copper Hill; sixteen grandchildren; two great grandchildren. The funeral will be Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. Salem Church Floyd County with the Elder B. O. Thompson and Elder Julius Bocock, with interment in Restvale Cemetery. Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home, Floyd.9 He was born on October 22, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His death certificate has a birth date of Oct 19, 1903.7,3,4 He married Ora Alma Janney, daughter of Charles Willis "Charlie" Janney and Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Agee, on March 21, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,9,4 Grover Jasper "Jack" Conner died on October 28, 1973 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 70.8,1,9,4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 7, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 97, District 81-13, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1940Farmer10

Family

Ora Alma Janney b. June 6, 1906, d. January 29, 1986
Marriage*Grover Jasper "Jack" Conner married Ora Alma Janney, daughter of Charles Willis "Charlie" Janney and Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Agee, on March 21, 1929 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,9,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S400] Russell E. Fisher & Jill Fisher Bass, Notes on the Family of Joshua "Bird" Agee.
  2. [S581] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Jacob Shilling, Jr. Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the G. J. Conner obituary in an unknown newspaper.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Burnice M. Conner obituary in the Apr 11, 2008 edition.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Douglas C. Conner obituary in the Nov 3, 2008 edition.
  13. [S305] Paul D. Craghead, "Conner info at Salem Court House," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 3, 2004.

Myrtle Ray Conner1

F, b. January 27, 1906, d. February 8, 1987
FatherWilliam Riley Conner1,2,3,4 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer1,2,3,4 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-2265.5 Myrtle Ray Conner Myrtle Conner Mallory, age 81, of the Richfield Community, and formerly of Brandon Ridge Apartments, passed away Sunday. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Frank (Juanita) Morris, Roanoke; two stepdaughters; one sister, Mrs. Guy (Cassie) Campbell, Roanoke; two brothers, Edward Conner, Daniel Conner, both of Bent Mountain; three grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren, six step great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday from Lotz Roanoke Chapel, conducted by Dr. James A. Allison, Jr., and the Rev. Tom Clay. Burial will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park.6 She was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.6,4 She was born on January 27, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1,4 She married Floyd Alonza Campbell, son of B. A. Campbell, on February 6, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of February 6, 1924,her married name was Campbell. Myrtle Ray Conner and Floyd Alonza Campbell were divorced on July 29, 1943 at Roanoke, Virginia.7 As of June 29, 1948,her married name was Mallory.8 Myrtle Ray Conner married Arthur Vernon Mallory on June 29, 1948 at Roanoke, Virginia.8,4 Myrtle Ray Conner died on February 8, 1987 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 81.5,4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 7, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 76, District 4, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 28, District 119-47, Roanoke, Virginia10

Occupation

1940Rayon mill spinner10

Family 1

Floyd Alonza Campbell b. November 9, 1899, d. June 17, 1966
Marriage*Myrtle Ray Conner married Floyd Alonza Campbell, son of B. A. Campbell, on February 6, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Myrtle Ray Conner and Floyd Alonza Campbell were divorced on July 29, 1943 at Roanoke, Virginia.7 
Child

Family 2

Arthur Vernon Mallory b. December 1, 1898, d. June 2, 1974
Marriage*Myrtle Ray Conner married Arthur Vernon Mallory on June 29, 1948 at Roanoke, Virginia.8,4 

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Myrtle Conner Mallory obituary in an undated edition.
  7. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Cassie M. Conner1,2,3

F, b. October 17, 1907, d. August 17, 1998
FatherWilliam Riley Conner2,3 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer2,3 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Cassie M. Conner was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 Her Social Security Number was 226-01-6275.5 She was born on October 17, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 As of 1929,her married name was Campbell.1 She married Robert Guy Campbell, son of B. A. Campbell, in 1929 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,1,6 Cassie M. Conner died on August 17, 1998 at age 90.5,4 She CAMPBELL, Cassie Conner, 90, of Roanoke, died Monday, August 17, 1998. She was a former employee of the American Viscose Corporation and retired as a hair dresser. She was a member of Belmont Baptist Church and the widow of Guy Campbell. Surviving are a number of nieces and nephews; and a sister in-law, Clorene Conner of Bent Mountain. Funeral services will be conducted from Oakey's Vinton Chapel at 10 a.m., Thursday, August 20, 1998, with the Rev. Riley J. Stewart and the Rev. Carol F. McCann officiating. Burial will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Belmont Baptist Church or to a charity of ones choice. Friends may call at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. on August 19, 1998.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 7, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 55, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia7

Family

Robert Guy Campbell b. June 4, 1904, d. January 8, 1986
Marriage*Cassie M. Conner married Robert Guy Campbell, son of B. A. Campbell, in 1929 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,1,6 

Citations

  1. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cassie Conner Campbell obituary in the Aug 19, 1998 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Dora Virginia Conner1,2

F, b. October 9, 1909, d. November 14, 1982
FatherWilliam Riley Conner3,1,4 b. February 16, 1868, d. October 24, 1943
MotherLillie Virginia Custer3,1,4 b. November 8, 1873, d. March 6, 1955
     Her Social Security Number was 228-16-2645.5 Dora Virginia Conner was born on October 9, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,4 As of January 12, 1931,her married name was Holloway.2 She married Charles William Holloway on January 12, 1931 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,4 Dora Virginia Conner died on November 14, 1982 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 73.5,4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 143, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 7, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 548, District 1, Vinton, Roanoke Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her brother-in-law Terry Mills6

Occupation

1930Rayon mill finisher6

Family

Charles William Holloway b. February 1, 1904, d. September 30, 1962
Marriage*Dora Virginia Conner married Charles William Holloway on January 12, 1931 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S3624] Oakey's Funeral Service & Crematory, online http://www.oakeys.com/, From the Charles R. Holloway obituary.

Urban T. Lemon1,2,3,4,5

M, b. April 22, 1876, d. May 11, 1958
     Urban T. Lemon was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.5 He was born on April 22, 1876 at Botetourt Co., Virginia.2,3,5 He married Electra "Lectra" "Lecta" Conner, daughter of John Haden Conner and Isabell Ellen Link, on November 10, 1898 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,6,5 Urban T. Lemon married Delia Crockett circa 1915.4,7 Urban T. Lemon died on May 11, 1958 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 82.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 291, District 96, Ward 3, Roanoke, Virginia6
1910Dwelling 162, District 110, Highland Ward, Roanoke, VirginiaUrban and his family were enumerated in the household of his father-in-law John H. Conner1
1920Dwelling 194, District 33, Highland Ward 2, Roanoke, Virginia4
1930Dwelling 274, District 20, Roanoke, Virginia7

Occupation

1900Salesman6
1910Street railway collector1
1920Retail merchants association secretary4
1930Retail merchants association secretary7

Family 1

Electra "Lectra" "Lecta" Conner b. March 31, 1870, d. April 25, 1913
Marriage*Urban T. Lemon married Electra "Lectra" "Lecta" Conner, daughter of John Haden Conner and Isabell Ellen Link, on November 10, 1898 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2,6,5 
Child

Family 2

Delia Crockett b. circa 1882
Marriage*Urban T. Lemon married Delia Crockett circa 1915.4,7 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S195] Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage License.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Annabel Lemon Stuart death certificate.

Annabel Lemon1,2,3

F, b. January 21, 1903, d. January 2, 1948
FatherUrban T. Lemon1,4,2 b. April 22, 1876, d. May 11, 1958
MotherElectra "Lectra" "Lecta" Conner1,2 b. March 31, 1870, d. April 25, 1913
     Annabel Lemon was buried at Kernersville Moravian God's Acre, 504 S. Main Street, Kernersville, Forsyth Co., North Carolina.2,3 She was born on January 21, 1903 at Roanoke, Virginia.2,3 As of January 4, 1928,her married name was Stuart.5 She married Ned Russell Stuart on January 4, 1928 at Forsyth Co., North Carolina.5,2,3 Annabel Lemon died on January 2, 1948 at Kernersville, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, at age 44.2,3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 162, District 110, Highland Ward, Roanoke, Virginia1
1920Dwelling 194, District 33, Highland Ward 2, Roanoke, Virginia4
1930Dwelling 205, District 10, Kernersville, Forsyth Co., North Carolina6
1940Dwelling 169, District 34-10, Kernersville, Forsyth Co., North Carolina7

Occupation

1930Private family nurse6

Family

Ned Russell Stuart b. January 10, 1894, d. February 26, 1986
Marriage*Annabel Lemon married Ned Russell Stuart on January 4, 1928 at Forsyth Co., North Carolina.5,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, From the Annabel Lemon Stuart death certificate.
  3. [S3918] Kernersville Moravian God's Acre, Forsyth Co., NC, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S999] Unknown compiler, North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.