Robert Daniel "Bob" Bryant Sr.1,2,3,4

M, b. April 9, 1941, d. June 23, 1979
     Robert Daniel "Bob" Bryant Sr. was buried at Glade Spring Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Glade Spring, Washington Co., Virginia.4 His Social Security Number was 231-52-3937.5 He was born on April 9, 1941 at Washington Co., Virginia.5,3,4 He married Monta Sue Craighead, daughter of William Carl Craighead and Reba Elizabeth Hundley, on March 16, 1968 at Virginia Beach, Virginia.2,6,3,4 Robert Daniel "Bob" Bryant Sr. died on June 23, 1979 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 38.5,4

Family

Monta Sue Craighead
Marriage*He married Monta Sue Craighead, daughter of William Carl Craighead and Reba Elizabeth Hundley, on March 16, 1968 at Virginia Beach, Virginia.2,6,3,4 
Children
  • Robert Daniel Bryant Jr.1,2
  • Beth Bryant1,2
  • Dawn Bryant1,2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Craighead-Hundley 65th wedding anniversary announcement in the Sep 1, 2005 edition.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the William Carl Craighead obituary in the Sep 11, 2005 edition.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  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. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Reba Hundley Craighead obituary in the May 13, 2010 edition.

Hazel O. King1,2

F, b. May 15, 1907, d. December 7, 2000
FatherLymond B. "Lyman" King b. February 22, 1882, d. January 8, 1910
MotherMinnie Ella Poff3,1,4,2 b. February 11, 1881, d. February 10, 1958
     Her Social Security Number was 223-30-5036.5 Hazel O. King was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.6,7,8,9 She was born on May 15, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 She married Louis Clinton Prillaman, son of James William Prillaman and Alice Alabama Wright, on August 18, 1926 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.6,10,11,7,8 As of August 18, 1926,her married name was Prillaman. Hazel O. King died on December 7, 2000 at Virginia at age 93.6,7,5 She PRILLAMAN, Hazel King, 93, of Roanoke, died Thursday, December 7, 2000. She was the widow of Louis Clinton Prillaman and was preceded in death by her son, Cline O'Neal Prillaman. Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Louis C. and Nedra M. Prillaman of Roanoke; her grandchildren, Michael Prillaman and Debbie Bastian of Roanoke, Cyndie Paynter and husband, William, Vickie Jones, all of Chesapeake, Va; five great-grandchildren; her sister, Nana K. Jannay of Roanoke. A graveside service will be held in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park Saturday, December 9, 2000, 11 a.m. with Pastor Jeff Gardner officiating. The family suggests memorials be made to the Building Fund at Bible Baptist Church, 2929 Garden City Blvd., Roanoke, Va. 24014. The family will receive friends Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. on December 9, 2000.7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 53, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 153, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 75, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia2

Family

Louis Clinton Prillaman b. July 17, 1904, d. October 16, 1988
Marriage*Hazel O. King married Louis Clinton Prillaman, son of James William Prillaman and Alice Alabama Wright, on August 18, 1926 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.6,10,11,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Ella Poff King obituary in the Feb 13, 1958 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hazel King Prillaman obituary in the Dec 9, 2000 edition.
  8. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  9. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml
  10. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  11. [S297] Ellen Stanley Rogers & Norris Prillaman Miller, The Prillaman Family, Descendants of Jacob Prillaman.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cline O. Prillaman obituary in the May 29, 1994 edition.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Louis Calvin Prillaman obituary in the Aug 17, 2007 edition.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Nana Lois "Nanner" King1,2

F, b. October 4, 1908, d. October 1, 2004
FatherLymond B. "Lyman" King b. February 22, 1882, d. January 8, 1910
MotherMinnie Ella Poff3,1,4 b. February 11, 1881, d. February 10, 1958
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-6278.5 Nana Lois "Nanner" King was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.6 She was born on October 4, 1908 at Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6 As of circa 1929,her married name was Jannay.7 She married Lonza Winfred Jannay circa 1929.6,7 Nana Lois "Nanner" King died on October 1, 2004 at Virginia at age 95.5,6 She Nana King Jannay, 95, of Roanoke, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday, October 1, 2004. She was born on December 4, 1908 in Floyd, Va., was a member of Patterson Memorial Grace Brethren Church and was the widow of Lonza W. Jannay. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Hazel Prilliman. Nana is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Carl D. and Loretta W. Jannay; her daughter, Pamela H. Jannay; five grandchildren, James W. Jones and his wife Sally, Sarah J. Layman and her husband Phillip, Elaine R. Ratcliffe and her husband Aaron, Dean L. Jannay and his wife Penny, Tanya J. Webster and her husband Steve; four great-grandchildren, Zachary L. Jannay, Tyler L. Jannay, Sara Marie Jones, Drake E. Layman; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Monday, October 4, 2004 at Oakey's North Chapel with Minister John Graybill officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Burial Park. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution please consider the Gideons International, Roanoke Valley Camp, P.O. Box 5142, Roanoke, Va. 24012. Arrangements by Oakey's North Chapel, 362-1237.
on October 3, 2004.6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 53, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 153, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 14, District 24, Roanoke, Virginia7
1940Dwelling 98, District 81-3, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia8

Occupation

1930Rayon mill worker7

Family

Lonza Winfred Jannay b. April 20, 1891, d. June 16, 1955
Marriage*Nana Lois "Nanner" King married Lonza Winfred Jannay circa 1929.6,7 
Children
  • Carl Dudley Jannay6,8,9
  • Pamela Hope Jannay6,9

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, From her husband's WWII Draft Registration card.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Ella Poff King obituary in the Feb 13, 1958 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nana King Jannay obituary in the Oct 3, 2004 edition.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Lydia Gay Wickham1,2,3

F, b. February 15, 1897, d. December 21, 1993
FatherLandon William "Willie" Wickham4,5,6,7,2 b. November 25, 1873, d. before May 2, 1930
MotherHarriett Isabella Woodward4,5,6,7,2 b. March 29, 1870, d. June 12, 1959
     Lydia Gay Wickham was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 Her Social Security Number was 227-34-4270.2 She was born on February 15, 1897 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,1,2 As of March 9, 1913,her married name was Bartlett. She married George William Grover Bartlett, son of Charles Henry Bartlett and Martha Ann Lilly McGhee, on March 9, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 Lydia Gay Wickham died on December 21, 1993 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 96.4,1,2,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 227, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 65, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 146, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 241, District 30, Roanoke, Virginia9
1940Dwelling 35, District 119-31, Roanoke, Virginia10

Family

George William Grover Bartlett b. June 2, 1888, d. March 16, 1954
Marriage*Lydia Gay Wickham married George William Grover Bartlett, son of Charles Henry Bartlett and Martha Ann Lilly McGhee, on March 9, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S660] Betty Bartlett (e-mail address), Martha Gates in "Patrick Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Nov 8, 2002.
  5. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Robert D. Bartlett, Sr. obituary in the Jun 23, 2002 edition.

Ada Isabell Wickham1

F, b. May 13, 1900, d. October 12, 1993
FatherLandon William "Willie" Wickham2,3,4 b. November 25, 1873, d. before May 2, 1930
MotherHarriett Isabella Woodward2,3,4 b. March 29, 1870, d. June 12, 1959
     Her Social Security Number was 227-76-7352.5 Ada Isabell Wickham was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 She was born on May 13, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5 As of circa 1924,her married name was Lancaster.6 She married Jasper Edwin Lancaster circa 1924.6,7 Ada Isabell Wickham died on October 12, 1993 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 93.5,7 She LANCASTER, Ada Wickham, 93, of Roanoke, died Tuesday, October 12, 1993. She is survived by a sister, Gaye Bartlett, Richmond; daughter and son-in-law, Gerry and Ted Pelton, Los Angeles, Calif; son and daughter-in-law, John and Gloridene Custer Lancaster, Bent Mountain; son and daughter-in-law, Lew and Lois Lancaster, Stinson Beach, Calif., son and daughter-in-law, Jackie and Doris Koogler Lancaster, Bent Mountain; daughter and son-in-law, Betsy and John Coles, Roanoke; daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Frank Carroll, Roanoke; 13 grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren. Graveside services were held in Sherwood Memorial Park, 3 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Doyal Spence of First Baptist Church in Roanoke officiating. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements are by Oakey's South Chapel. on October 14, 1993.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 227, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 65, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 143, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 79, District 7, Roanoke, Virginia6

Family

Jasper Edwin Lancaster b. December 18, 1893, d. May 27, 1979
Marriage*Ada Isabell Wickham married Jasper Edwin Lancaster circa 1924.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ada Wickham Lancaster obituary in the Oct 14, 1993 edition.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the John Edwin Lancaster obituary in the Nov 14, 2001 edition.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham1,2,3

F, b. August 1, 1903, d. August, 1977
FatherLandon William "Willie" Wickham4,5 b. November 25, 1873, d. before May 2, 1930
MotherHarriett Isabella Woodward4,5 b. March 29, 1870, d. June 12, 1959
     Her Social Security Number was 224-92-2205.6 Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham was born on August 1, 1903 at Virginia.6 She married Andrew Jackson Spangler on October 13, 1923.7 As of October 13, 1923,her married name was Spangler. Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham died in August, 1977.6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 65, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 143, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 233, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1940Dwelling 71, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8

Family

Andrew Jackson Spangler b. October 9, 1900, d. February 27, 1989
Marriage*Viola P. "Vadie" Wickham married Andrew Jackson Spangler on October 13, 1923.7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marvin Andrew Spangler obituary in the Jul 4, 1996 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, from the Shelborn Landon Spangler obituary in the Aug 23, 2006 edition.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Elzora Arizona Wickham1,2

F, b. January 16, 1899, d. April 12, 1966
FatherLandon William "Willie" Wickham3,4,1,2 b. November 25, 1873, d. before May 2, 1930
MotherHarriett Isabella Woodward3,4,1,2 b. March 29, 1870, d. June 12, 1959
     Elzora Arizona Wickham was buried at Evergreen Burial Park, 1307 Summit Ave SW, Roanoke, Virginia.2 She was born on January 16, 1899 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of circa 1923,her married name was Powell.5 She married George Dewey Powell circa 1923.2,5 Elzora Arizona Wickham died on April 12, 1966 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 67.2

Census Records

1900Dwelling 227, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 65, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 143, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1930Dwelling 528, District 8, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 79, District 81-14, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Family

George Dewey Powell b. September 26, 1898, d. January 17, 1975
Marriage*Elzora Arizona Wickham married George Dewey Powell circa 1923.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  8. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Abbie Gay Sumner1,2,3

F, b. August 25, 1895, d. February 14, 1922
FatherDavid Amos Sumner1,2,4,5,3 b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
MotherMiranda/Maranda A. Conner1,2,4,5,3 b. June 16, 1866, d. before April 22, 1920
     Abbie Gay Sumner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on August 25, 1895 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She died on February 14, 1922 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 26.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 228, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 66, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Citations

  1. [S976] Peggy Burton Rich and Irene Spangler Underwood, The Descendants of Hezekiah Sumner of Montgomery and Floyd Counties, Virginia.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Cora Frances Sumner1,2,3,4,5

F, b. March 11, 1898, d. December 29, 1963
FatherDavid Amos Sumner2,3,6,4,5 b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
MotherMiranda/Maranda A. Conner2,3,6,4,5 b. June 16, 1866, d. before April 22, 1920
     Cora Frances Sumner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 She was born on March 11, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,5 She died on December 29, 1963 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 65.1,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 228, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 66, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 116, District 119-7, Roanoke, Virginia7

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S976] Peggy Burton Rich and Irene Spangler Underwood, The Descendants of Hezekiah Sumner of Montgomery and Floyd Counties, Virginia.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Posey Cornelius Sumner1

M, b. May 17, 1900, d. November 3, 1956
FatherDavid Amos Sumner2,3,4,5 b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
MotherMiranda/Maranda A. Conner2,3,4,5 b. June 16, 1866, d. before April 22, 1920
     Posey Cornelius Sumner was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.6 He married Marjorie J. Penny. Posey Cornelius Sumner was born on May 17, 1900 at Virginia.1,6 He died on November 3, 1956 at age 56.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 228, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 66, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Family

Marjorie J. Penny
Marriage*Posey Cornelius Sumner married Marjorie J. Penny
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S976] Peggy Burton Rich and Irene Spangler Underwood, The Descendants of Hezekiah Sumner of Montgomery and Floyd 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. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2251] Sherwood Burial Park, Roanoke Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=40016666&CRid=728583&df=all&
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Virginia Sumner Barnard obituary in the Oct 8, 2012 edition.

Laura Bell/Belle Sumner1,2

F, b. September 24, 1902, d. January 26, 1986
FatherDavid Amos Sumner3,4,5,2 b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
MotherMiranda/Maranda A. Conner3,4,5,2 b. June 16, 1866, d. before April 22, 1920
     Her Social Security Number was 226-01-6978.6 Laura Bell/Belle Sumner was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 She was born on September 24, 1902 at Virginia.6,3,2 She died on January 26, 1986 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 83.3,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 66, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S976] Peggy Burton Rich and Irene Spangler Underwood, The Descendants of Hezekiah Sumner of Montgomery and Floyd Counties, Virginia.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Marion Cassell Sumner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. May 1, 1907, d. November 4, 1980
FatherDavid Amos Sumner6,1,2,5 b. June, 1851, d. August 21, 1934
MotherMiranda/Maranda A. Conner6,1,2,5 b. June 16, 1866, d. before April 22, 1920
     His Social Security Number was 224-09-1853.7 Marion Cassell Sumner was buried at Basham Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Drewerys Hill Road, Stewartsville, Bedford Co., Virginia.8,5 He was born on May 1, 1907 at Virginia.7,8,5 He married Edna Laura Beckleheimer circa 1927.9,4 Marion Cassell Sumner died on November 4, 1980 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 73.7,8,5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 66, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 147, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 116, District 119-7, Roanoke, Virginia9

Occupation

1940Laundry truck driver9

Family

Edna Laura Beckleheimer b. May 27, 1908, d. July 14, 2003
Marriage*Marion Cassell Sumner married Edna Laura Beckleheimer circa 1927.9,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dodd-Sumner wedding announcement in the Sep 7, 1997 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edna Beckleheimer Sumner obituary in the Jul 16, 2003 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S976] Peggy Burton Rich and Irene Spangler Underwood, The Descendants of Hezekiah Sumner of Montgomery and Floyd Counties, Virginia.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S3529] Basham Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Bedford Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

William Haden Gearheart1,2,3

M, b. February 6, 1873, d. August 13, 1939
FatherJohn Harvey Gearheart1,2,3,4 b. January, 1842, d. 1901
MotherMassie Mahala Wilson1,2,3,4 b. June, 1848, d. July 16, 1914
     William Haden Gearheart was buried at Gearheart Cemetery, Rt. 686, off Rt. 622, Reesedale, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,2 He was born on February 6, 1873 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,6 He married Audrey Luvinia Mills, daughter of James Taylor Mills and Tabitha Jane Mills, on September 23, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 William Haden Gearheart and Audrey Luvinia Mills were divorced before January 20, 1920.3,7 William Haden Gearheart died on August 13, 1939 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 66.5,2,6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 134, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1900Dwelling 174, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 350, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 194, District 59, Hemphill, McDowell Co., West Virginia7
1930Dwelling 116, District 4, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his brother Elias11

Occupation

1900Farmer9
1910Retail merchant10

Family

Audrey Luvinia Mills b. October, 1878, d. November 10, 1940
Marriage*William Haden Gearheart married Audrey Luvinia Mills, daughter of James Taylor Mills and Tabitha Jane Mills, on September 23, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 
Divorce* William Haden Gearheart and Audrey Luvinia Mills were divorced before January 20, 1920.3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  3. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S347] Ruth G. Hale, Gearheart Cemetery, Montgomery Co., Virginia.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Patra Ella Gearheart1,2,3

F, b. March 26, 1876, d. March 8, 1948
FatherJohn Harvey Gearheart2,4,5,3 b. January, 1842, d. 1901
MotherMassie Mahala Wilson4,2,5,3 b. June, 1848, d. July 16, 1914
     Patra Ella Gearheart was buried at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia.2,3,6 She was born on March 26, 1876 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She married Joel Crystal King, son of John T. King and Sarilda Frances Wimmer, on October 4, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,6 As of October 4, 1894,her married name was King. Patra Ella Gearheart died on March 8, 1948 at Garten, Fayette Co., West Virginia, at age 71.2,3,6 She Fayetteville, March 9 - Mrs. Patra Emma King, 72, died at 10 a.m. Monday at her home near Fayetteville. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Pentecostal Holiness Church at Garten, with the Rev. C. O. Bennett of Garten and the Rev. W. W. Wiley of Beckley officiating. Burial will follow in the Huse Memorial Park in Fayetteville. The body was removed to the home today, where it will remain until the funeral hour. Surviving are her husband, Joel C. King; seven daughters, Mrs. Cammie King, Fayetteville; Mrs. Thelma Garten, Falls View; Mrs. Notrie Franklin, Detriot, Mich; Mrs. Arrie Stewart, Glen Jean; Mrs. Pauline Donley, Detroit, Mich; Mrs. Nettie Sessler, Melbourne, Fla; and Mrs. Goldie Sovine, Fayetteville; three sons, Ralph of Fayetteville; Norris, Detroit, Mich; Jack, Fayetteville; one brother, P. L. Gearheart, Buena Vista, Va; and three sisters, Mrs. Sallie King, Salem, Va; Mrs. Nettie West, Christiansburg, Va; and Mrs. Minnie Woods, Salem, Va. Also surviving are 20 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Mrs. King was born in Floyd County, Va. on March 10, 1948.6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 134, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 178, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 78, District 92, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 58, District 105, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 25, District 12, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia11
1940Dwelling 5, District 10-13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia12

Family

Joel Crystal King b. May 5, 1873, d. February 7, 1953
Marriage*Patra Ella Gearheart married Joel Crystal King, son of John T. King and Sarilda Frances Wimmer, on October 4, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,1,3,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Patra Ella King death certificate.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S1863] Beckley Post Herald, From the Patra Emma King obituary in the Mar 10, 1948 edition.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S798] Register Herald, From the Nettie Sessler obituary in the Mar 28, 2006 edition.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Ralph John King death certificate.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the King-Marshall marriage record.
  16. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Thelma King Garten death certificate.
  17. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Donley-King marriage record.
  18. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  19. [S5629] Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011.
  20. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  21. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Callie Elsie Gearheart1,2,3

F, b. March 19, 1878, d. November 26, 1951
FatherJohn Harvey Gearheart2,3,4 b. January, 1842, d. 1901
MotherMassie Mahala Wilson2,3,4 b. June, 1848, d. July 16, 1914
     Callie Elsie Gearheart was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.2,5,6 She was born on March 19, 1878 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 She married Charles Elias "Elzie" King, son of John T. King and Sarilda Frances Wimmer, on July 26, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 As of July 26, 1894,her married name was King. Callie Elsie Gearheart died on November 26, 1951 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 73.2,6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 134, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 777, District 87, Rock, Mercer Co., West Virginia8
1910Dwelling 145, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 249, District 15, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia10

Family

Charles Elias "Elzie" King b. May 5, 1873, d. April 30, 1942
Marriage*Callie Elsie Gearheart married Charles Elias "Elzie" King, son of John T. King and Sarilda Frances Wimmer, on July 26, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml
  6. [S2722] Roanoke City VA Archives - Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/roanokecity/cemeteries/
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the King-Rodgers marriage record.
  12. [S3680] Southwest Times, The, From the Gertrude King Rodgers obituary in the Jun 17, 1962 edition.
  13. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  14. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Helen Marie Owen obituary in the Dec 9, 1999 edition.
  16. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  17. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the King-Bullion marriage record.
  18. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

John K. "King" Shilling1

M, b. March, 1819
FatherJacob Shilling Jr.2,1 b. 1789
MotherElizabeth King2,1 b. 1803
     John K. "King" Shilling was born in March, 1819 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Margaret Smith on February 7, 1838 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1

Family

Margaret Smith
Marriage*John K. "King" Shilling married Margaret Smith on February 7, 1838 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S581] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Jacob Shilling, Jr. Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  2. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  3. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Bessie Ann Gearheart1

F, b. April 9, 1898, d. October 24, 1993
FatherCharles Robert Gearheart1,2 b. May 9, 1875, d. September 28, 1948
MotherMary Elizabeth Poff1,2 b. circa 1879
     Her Social Security Number was 226-92-3183.3 Bessie Ann Gearheart was buried at Monte Vista Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 25 Wades Gap Road, Callaway, Franklin Co., Virginia.1,4 She was born on April 9, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1 As of November 26, 1919,her married name was Shilling.1 She married Coy Otis Shilling, son of William George Peter "Billy K" Shilling and Melvina America Gearheart, on November 26, 1919 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,4 Bessie Ann Gearheart married Charles Henry Maxey on April 18, 1933 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1,4,5 As of April 18, 1933,her married name was Maxey. Bessie Ann Gearheart died on October 24, 1993 at Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 95.3,1,4,5 She MAXEY, Bessie Shilling, 95, of Vinton, died Sunday, October 24, 1993. She was a member of Faith Life Baptist Church, Montvale. Bessie was preceded in death by her husband, Coy Shilling, and was the widow of Charles H. Maxey. Surviving are her sons and daughters-in-law, Carl Shilling, Salem, Wesley and Eula Shilling, Roanoke County, Charles and Shirley Maxey, Hardy, Kenneth and Mildred Maxey, Franklin County, Thomas Maxey, Bedford County; her daughters and sons-in-law, Vanola Williamson, Roanoke, Madeline and Emory Hall, Salem, Gladys and Cyrus Cronise, Faye and Johnny Craighead, all of Roanoke County, Garnette and Walter Dale, Richmond, Mary and Starkey Mills, Fort Walton Beach, Fla; 23 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; numerous stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at Oakey's Vinton Chapel Wednesday, October 27, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Johnny Basham officiating. Interment will be in Monte Vista Cemetery, Franklin County. Friends may call at Oakey's Vinton Chapel. on October 26, 1993.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 259, District 132, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 634, District 23, Jefferson Ward 2, Roanoke, Virginia6
1930Dwelling 45, District 12, Maggodee, Franklin Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 172, District 34-13, Maggodee, Franklin Co., Virginia8

Family 1

Coy Otis Shilling b. July 29, 1896, d. October 4, 1929
Marriage*Bessie Ann Gearheart married Coy Otis Shilling, son of William George Peter "Billy K" Shilling and Melvina America Gearheart, on November 26, 1919 at Roanoke, Virginia.1,4 
Children

Family 2

Charles Henry Maxey b. March 25, 1879, d. October 30, 1956
Marriage*Bessie Ann Gearheart married Charles Henry Maxey on April 18, 1933 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S581] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Jacob Shilling, Jr. Family of Franklin Co., VA.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bessie Shilling Maxey obituary in the Oct 26, 1993 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Thomas Henry Maxey obituary in the Nov 30, 2001 edition.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S341] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Mills Families of Floyd and Franklin Counties, VA.
  12. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  13. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Emma Lou "Emmie" Gearheart1,2,3

F, b. March 22, 1904, d. December 15, 1985
FatherCharles Robert Gearheart1,2,3 b. May 9, 1875, d. September 28, 1948
MotherMary Elizabeth Poff1,2,3 b. circa 1879
     Emma Lou "Emmie" Gearheart was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.3 She was born on March 22, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 As of circa 1921,her married name was Pendleton.4 She married William Terry Pendleton circa 1921.3,4 Emma Lou "Emmie" Gearheart died on December 15, 1985 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 81.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 633, District 23, Jefferson Ward 2, Roanoke, Virginia2
1930Dwelling 22, District 30, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia4
1940Dwelling 446, District 24-25, Keystone, McDowell Co., West Virginia5

Family

William Terry Pendleton b. March 26, 1895, d. May 15, 1984
Marriage*Emma Lou "Emmie" Gearheart married William Terry Pendleton circa 1921.3,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ruth Arbelle Gearheart1

F, b. October 6, 1900, d. June, 1983
FatherCharles Robert Gearheart1 b. May 9, 1875, d. September 28, 1948
MotherMary Elizabeth Poff1 b. circa 1879
     Her Social Security Number was 232-34-0449.2 Ruth Arbelle Gearheart was born on October 6, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of circa 1917,her married name was Faulkner.3 She married Jefferson Davis "Jeff" Faulkner circa 1917 at West Virginia.1,3 Ruth Arbelle Gearheart died in June, 1983 at West Virginia at age 82.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 131, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of Taylor Mills4
1920Dwelling 143, District 61, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia5
1930Dwelling 312, District 30, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia3
1940Dwelling 155, District 24-44, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia6

Family

Jefferson Davis "Jeff" Faulkner b. February 14, 1883
Marriage*Ruth Arbelle Gearheart married Jefferson Davis "Jeff" Faulkner circa 1917 at West Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 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. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  8. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Jacqueline Faulkner death certificate.
  9. [S5904] Rock House Cemetery, McDowell Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the baby female death certificate.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cecil J. Faulkner obituary in the May 28, 2000 edition.