Willard Harvey Custer1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 8, 1894, d. October 17, 1978
FatherJoseph Hardin Custer6,2,5 b. November, 1874
MotherTabitha Frances Conner6,2,5 b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
     Willard Harvey Custer was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 His Social Security Number was 225-05-3576.7 He was born on December 8, 1894 at Virginia.7,6,5 He married Bertha Ola Jewell, daughter of Flournoy Columbus "Flernoy" Jewell and Ida Belle Pickering, circa 1915.1,8,4,9,5 Willard Harvey Custer died on October 17, 1978 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 83.7,5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 319, District 46, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 37, District 105, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 212, District 13, Jackson, Jackson Co., OhioWillard was apparently working in Ohio while his family was living in Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 423, District 119-48, Roanoke, Virginia10

Occupation

1920House carpenter3
1930City school building carpenter8
1940Carpenter10

Family

Bertha Ola Jewell b. July 5, 1897, d. November 13, 1990
Marriage*Willard Harvey Custer married Bertha Ola Jewell, daughter of Flournoy Columbus "Flernoy" Jewell and Ida Belle Pickering, circa 1915.1,8,4,9,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Inez Custer Martin obituary in the Mar 22, 2001 edition.
  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 Bertha Jewell Custer obituary in the Nov 15, 1990 edition.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S43] Lois A. Henson, The Family Jewells.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Hilda Custer Neal obituary in the Nov 1, 2014 edition.

Effie M. Custer1,2

F, b. January 23, 1901, d. November 11, 1966
FatherJoseph Hardin Custer1,2 b. November, 1874
MotherTabitha Frances Conner1,2 b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
     Effie M. Custer was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 She was born on January 23, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of circa 1916,her married name was King.3 She married Daniel Sherman King, son of Thomas Jack King and Martha Ann Burch, circa 1916.2,3 Effie M. Custer died on November 11, 1966 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 65.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 798, District 23, Jefferson Ward, Roanoke, Virginia4
1930Dwelling 202, District 27, Roanoke, Virginia3
1940Dwelling 93, District 81-4F, Roanoke, Virginia4

Family

Daniel Sherman King b. January 26, 1897, d. March 25, 1970
Marriage*Effie M. Custer married Daniel Sherman King, son of Thomas Jack King and Martha Ann Burch, circa 1916.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ida O. Custer1,2,3

F, b. November 10, 1902, d. December, 1983
FatherJoseph Hardin Custer1,2,3 b. November, 1874
MotherTabitha Frances Conner1,2,3 b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
     Her Social Security Number was 228-30-5667.4 Ida O. Custer was born on November 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 She married Edward Downs "Ed" "Eddie" Howery, son of Arthur Wilson Howery and Bell L. Wray, on June 29, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 As of June 29, 1924,her married name was Howery. Ida O. Custer died in December, 1983 at South Carolina at age 81.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 159, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1930Dwelling 29, District 390, Sycamore, Hamilton Co., Ohio6
1940Dwelling 262, District 119-49, Roanoke, Virginia7

Family

Edward Downs "Ed" "Eddie" Howery b. September 23, 1901, d. November 9, 1981
Marriage*Ida O. Custer married Edward Downs "Ed" "Eddie" Howery, son of Arthur Wilson Howery and Bell L. Wray, on June 29, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 
Children
  • June E. Howery6,7
  • Virginia F. Howery6,7
  • Iris C. Howery7

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. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Ed Downs Howery obituary in the Dec 17, 1981 edition.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Fred Bain "Freddie" Custer1,2

M, b. June 9, 1908, d. April 4, 1995
FatherJoseph Hardin Custer3,4,1 b. November, 1874
MotherTabitha Frances Conner3,4,1 b. April 22, 1870, d. January 25, 1954
     His Social Security Number was 224-09-3843.5 Fred Bain "Freddie" Custer was buried at Bayview Memorial Park, 3351 Scenic Highway, Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida.2 He married Elma Ferguson.2 Fred Bain "Freddie" Custer was born on June 9, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5,2 He died on April 4, 1995 at Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida, at age 86.5,2 He CUSTER, Fred Bain, 86, of Pensacola Fla., died Tuesday, April 4, 1995 in a Pensacola hospital. Mr. Custer was born in Floyd County, Va. and had resided in Pensacola since 1951, being relocated by Du Pont. He later retired from Monsanto in 1973. He was a member of the Warrington Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Elma Custer, Pensacola, Fla; daughters and sons-in-law, Wanda C. and Don Haley, Irmo, S.C., Annette C. and Russell Fortney, Pensacola, Fla., Kathleen C. and Gaylen Phillips, Pensacola, Fla; grandchildren, Brian Haley, Laura Young, Doug Haley, Kris Jernigan, Marcy Custer, Kevin Edgar, Bain Custer; and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 1995, Oak Lawn Chapel with the Rev. Russell Fortney officiating. Burial will be in Bayview Memorial Park. Friends may call at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, Pensacola, Fla., Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. on April 5, 1995.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 183, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 159, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 470, District 3, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia1
1940Dwelling 6, District 81-4A, North Roanoke, Roanoke Co., Virginia6

Occupation

1930Retail grocery salesman1
1940Petroleum truck driver6

Family

Elma Ferguson b. January 11, 1913, d. December 15, 1997
Marriage*Fred Bain "Freddie" Custer married Elma Ferguson.2 
Children
  • Nira Annette Custer2
  • Kathleen Custer2
  • Wanda Custer2,6

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Fred Bain Custer obituary in the Apr 5, 1995 edition.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Oliver Hampton Poff1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. March 26, 1909, d. January 30, 1987
FatherLowell Leander Poff1,2,6 b. February 1, 1888, d. January 26, 1955
MotherDella Odell Gearheart1,2,6 b. June 2, 1889, d. May 3, 1946
     Oliver Hampton Poff was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.3,8,6 His Social Security Number was 225-01-6554.9 He was born on March 26, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,9,8,6,7 He married Sarah Blanche Richards on April 13, 1931 at Roanoke, Virginia.10,4 Oliver Hampton Poff died on January 30, 1987 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 77.3,8,6

Census Records

1910Dwelling 184, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 67, District 123, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 156, District 119-16, Roanoke, Virginia11

Occupation

1940Wrecking company car repairer11

Family

Sarah Blanche Richards b. July 12, 1910, d. February 4, 1997
Marriage*Oliver Hampton Poff married Sarah Blanche Richards on April 13, 1931 at Roanoke, Virginia.10,4 
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. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  4. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Forrest Wayne Poff, Sr. obituary in the Nov 2, 2013 edition.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [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.
  8. [S2265] Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GSsr=241&GRid=44634996&CRid=49500&df=all&
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sarah Richards Poff obituary in the Feb 6, 1997 edition.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sarah Earlene Wilhelm obituary in the Jun 13, 2011 edition.
  13. [S6356] Simpson Funeral Home, online http://simpsonfuneral.com/86/Home.html, From the Lois Kathleen Greer obituary.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  15. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

John Carrington Williams Sr.1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. February 20, 1898, d. November 1, 1979
FatherCornelius Washington "Cam" "C. W." Williams7,8,1,3,9,6 b. November 10, 1868, d. March 18, 1950
MotherMary Jane Huffman7,8,1,9,6 b. September 5, 1875, d. June 23, 1950
     John Carrington Williams Sr. was buried at Hillcrest Cemetery, Louisa, Louisa Co., Virginia.5,6 His Social Security Number was 227-44-6285.10 He was born on February 20, 1898 at Mokane, Callaway Co., Missouri.10,1,6 He married Bertha Mae Phillips, daughter of John W. Ross Phillips and Phoebe Matilda Roush, on June 29, 1919 at Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.1,2 John Carrington Williams Sr. and Bertha Mae Phillips were divorced on May 10, 1926 at Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.1,2 John Carrington Williams Sr. married Julia Silhan, daughter of Joseph Silhan and Julie Mertl, on February 1, 1933 at Washington, D.C..11,4,5 John Carrington Williams Sr. died on November 1, 1979 at Richmond, Virginia, at age 81.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 42, District 33, Saint Aubert Township, Callaway Co., Missouri9
1910Dwelling 66, District 143, Ward 5, Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri7
1920Dwelling 253, District 165, Ward 5, Nevada, Vernon Co., MissouriJohn and his wife were enumerated in the household of his father Cam8
1930Camp Holabird, Baltimore, Maryland12
1940Dwelling 9, District 3-117, Edgemere, Baltimore Co., Maryland13

Occupation

1920Railroad fireman8
1930U.S. Army truck driver12
1940U.S. Army soldier13

Family 1

Bertha Mae Phillips b. September 10, 1899, d. April 23, 1980
Marriage*John Carrington Williams Sr. married Bertha Mae Phillips, daughter of John W. Ross Phillips and Phoebe Matilda Roush, on June 29, 1919 at Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.1,2 
Divorce* John Carrington Williams Sr. and Bertha Mae Phillips were divorced on May 10, 1926 at Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.1,2 
Children

Family 2

Julia Silhan b. July 30, 1904, d. March 14, 1995
Marriage*John Carrington Williams Sr. married Julia Silhan, daughter of Joseph Silhan and Julie Mertl, on February 1, 1933 at Washington, D.C..11,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1075] Brenda J. Williams Harris (granddaughter), "John Carrington Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2002-2005.
  2. [S1076] Sandra Kay Williams Haislip (granddaughter), "John Carrington Williams Descendants," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug, 2002.
  3. [S1077] Julia Mary Williams, "Julia Mary Williams Ancestors," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 22, 2002.
  4. [S1708] Central Virginian, The, From the John Carrington Williams Jr. obituary in the Jan 15, 2009 edition.
  5. [S3379] Hillcrest Cemetery, Louisa Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  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. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S1071] Carol Harrison, "Williams Family Researcher Carol Harrison," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2001-2005.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

John W. Ross Phillips1

M, b. 1869, d. 1947
     John W. Ross Phillips was buried at Berea Cemetery, Blue Mound Township, Vernon Co., Missouri.2 He married Phoebe Matilda Roush. John W. Ross Phillips was born in 1869.2 He died in 1947.2

Family

Phoebe Matilda Roush b. 1877, d. 1956
Marriage*He married Phoebe Matilda Roush
Child

Citations

  1. [S1075] Brenda J. Williams Harris (granddaughter), "John Carrington Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2002-2005.
  2. [S1298] Rose Williams (e-mail address), Berea Cemetery, Vernon Co., MO.

Phoebe Matilda Roush1

F, b. 1877, d. 1956
     Phoebe Matilda Roush married John W. Ross Phillips. Phoebe Matilda Roush was buried at Berea Cemetery, Blue Mound Township, Vernon Co., Missouri.2 Her married name was Phillips. She was born in 1877.2 She died in 1956.2

Family

John W. Ross Phillips b. 1869, d. 1947
Marriage*She married John W. Ross Phillips
Child

Citations

  1. [S1075] Brenda J. Williams Harris (granddaughter), "John Carrington Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2002-2005.
  2. [S1298] Rose Williams (e-mail address), Berea Cemetery, Vernon Co., MO.

Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner1,2,3,4

M, b. March 23, 1849, d. January 31, 1932
FatherJohn O. Conner5,2,6,7,8,9,10 b. December 8, 1814, d. December 17, 1910
MotherLucinda Poff5,2,7,8,9,10 b. June 10, 1822, d. July 7, 1915
     Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.11,2,10 He was born on March 23, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia; His death certificate has a birth date of Mar 22, 1849.11,5,2,3,10 He married Mary Catherine "Kitty" Oakes, daughter of William Berle "Burl" Oakes and Abigail Oakes, on April 3, 1868 at Franklin Co., Virginia.5,2 Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner married Julia P. Bell, daughter of John M. Bell and Ann/Anna Bird, on September 17, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,12 Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner died on January 31, 1932 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 82.11,2,10

Census Records

1850Dwelling 78, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1860Dwelling 370, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1870Dwelling 233, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia13
1880Dwelling 220, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia14
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia15
1900Dwelling 77, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia16
1910Dwelling 11, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia17
1920Dwelling 96, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia18
1930Dwelling 174, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia19

Occupation

1870Farm laborer13
1880Farmer14
1900Farmer16
1910Farmer17
1920Farmer18
1930Farmer19

Family 1

Mary Catherine "Kitty" Oakes b. September 1, 1848, d. February 3, 1922
Marriage*Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner married Mary Catherine "Kitty" Oakes, daughter of William Berle "Burl" Oakes and Abigail Oakes, on April 3, 1868 at Franklin Co., Virginia.5,2 
Children

Family 2

Julia P. Bell b. October 4, 1846, d. July 22, 1927
Marriage*Joseph Landon "Landon" Conner married Julia P. Bell, daughter of John M. Bell and Ann/Anna Bird, on September 17, 1924 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,12 

Citations

  1. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  4. [S1705] Fred M. Craig, Records of Death - Book 26, Grant Bryant Funeral Home Records Nov 27, 1954 - Jan 1, 1958.
  5. [S842] Brian T. Seberle, "William B. Oakes," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov 28, 2001.
  6. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S354] Virginia County Clerk of Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Will Book 02, From the will of John O. Conner.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  12. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the Julie P. Conner death certificate.
  13. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  17. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  18. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  19. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  20. [S195] Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage License.
  21. [S549] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1873-1879.
  22. [S15] Wes McDaniel, "Wes and Gale's Family Tree (Doyle - Hall Family)," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Feb 17, 2003.
  23. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  24. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.
  25. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.

Leah Beatrice Alston1

F, b. October 29, 1910, d. June 21, 1980
     Leah Beatrice Alston was born on October 29, 1910 at Ozark, Franklin Co., Arkansas.1 She married Grover Howard Huggins on October 16, 1933 at Shamrock, Wheeler Co., Texas.1 As of October 16, 1933,her married name was Huggins. Leah Beatrice Alston died on June 21, 1980 at Fresno, Fresno Co., California, at age 69.1

Family

Grover Howard Huggins b. 1906, d. 1960
Marriage*She married Grover Howard Huggins on October 16, 1933 at Shamrock, Wheeler Co., Texas.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1075] Brenda J. Williams Harris (granddaughter), "John Carrington Williams," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, 2002-2005.

Herman Clyde Poff1,2,3

M, b. September 16, 1903, d. February 8, 1970
FatherRobert Hosea Poff1 b. June, 1872, d. before April 15, 1910
MotherNellie Vergie King1,4 b. January 1, 1876, d. May 18, 1941
     His Social Security Number was 235-05-1059.5 Herman Clyde Poff was born on September 16, 1903 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,5,6 He married Lake King, daughter of William Harris/Horace "Will" King and Iva Gleemore "Ivie" Wimmer, on July 16, 1927 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 Herman Clyde Poff and Lake King were divorced on June 6, 1935 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7 Herman Clyde Poff married Gladys Hazel Eller on April 1, 1937 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.6 Herman Clyde Poff died on February 8, 1970 at Osceola Co., Florida, at age 66.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 3, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 96, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 253, District 114, Seattle, King Co., Washington8
1940Dwelling 82, District 41-34, Sophia, Raleigh Co., West Virginia9

Occupation

1930Auto factory laborer8
1940Coal mine loader9

Family 1

Lake King b. May 31, 1908, d. September 22, 1991
Marriage*Herman Clyde Poff married Lake King, daughter of William Harris/Horace "Will" King and Iva Gleemore "Ivie" Wimmer, on July 16, 1927 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 
Divorce* Herman Clyde Poff and Lake King were divorced on June 6, 1935 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.7 
Child

Family 2

Gladys Hazel Eller
Marriage*Herman Clyde Poff married Gladys Hazel Eller on April 1, 1937 at Beckley, Raleigh Co., West Virginia.6 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S417] Florida Health Department, Florida Death Index,1877-1998.
  3. [S55] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 2, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  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. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Poff-Eller marriage record.
  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. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Hallie Elizabeth Poff1

F, b. August 29, 1905, d. October 23, 1985
FatherRobert Hosea Poff1,2 b. June, 1872, d. before April 15, 1910
MotherNellie Vergie King1,3 b. January 1, 1876, d. May 18, 1941
     Hallie Elizabeth Poff was buried at Slemp Cemetery, Sugar Grove, Smyth Co., Virginia.2 Her Social Security Number was 230-12-9837.4 Her married name was Bonham.2 She married Charlie M. Bonham.2 Hallie Elizabeth Poff was born on August 29, 1905 at Virginia.1,4,2 As of December 5, 1925,her married name was Long.5 She married Byron Kilby Long on December 5, 1925 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,2 Hallie Elizabeth Poff died on October 23, 1985 at Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, at age 80.6,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 3, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1920Dwelling 96, District 101, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1930Dwelling 164, District 12, St. Clair, Smyth Co., Virginia7

Family 1

Charlie M. Bonham
Marriage*Hallie Elizabeth Poff married Charlie M. Bonham.2 

Family 2

Byron Kilby Long b. April 16, 1903, d. May 8, 1962
Marriage*Hallie Elizabeth Poff married Byron Kilby Long on December 5, 1925 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  6. [S2416] Long Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/14114395/person/58157535?ssrc=
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Marion Rex Long obituary in the Sep 21, 2009 edition.
  9. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Nettie R. Wilson1,2

F, b. July 22, 1887, d. March 16, 1974
FatherJames Tazwell Wilson1 b. 1841, d. 1898
MotherLyda Adeline Shockey1,2 b. March 13, 1850, d. September 29, 1914
     Nettie R. Wilson was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 She was born on July 22, 1887 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,1 She married Charles Luther "Charley" Poage, son of Samuel Crawford Poage and Celia Exona Earles, on February 25, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,6 As of February 25, 1904,her married name was Poage. Nettie R. Wilson died on March 16, 1974 at age 86.3,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 214, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 155, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 60, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 169, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 48, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

Charles Luther "Charley" Poage b. August 6, 1882, d. August 10, 1958
Marriage*Nettie R. Wilson married Charles Luther "Charley" Poage, son of Samuel Crawford Poage and Celia Exona Earles, on February 25, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,6 
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. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentifed funeral home pamphlet for Charles Luther Poage.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Charles Luther "Charley" Poage1,2,3,4

M, b. August 6, 1882, d. August 10, 1958
FatherSamuel Crawford Poage3 b. April 6, 1859, d. June 1, 1923
MotherCelia Exona Earles3 b. June 6, 1859, d. April 1, 1944
     Charles Luther "Charley" Poage was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on August 6, 1882 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3,5 He married Nettie R. Wilson, daughter of James Tazwell Wilson and Lyda Adeline Shockey, on February 25, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,6,4 Charles Luther "Charley" Poage died on August 10, 1958 at age 76.2,4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 155, District 52, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 60, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 169, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 48, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1910Lumber mill day laborer7
1920Farmer8
1930Carpenter9
1940Carpenter10

Family

Nettie R. Wilson b. July 22, 1887, d. March 16, 1974
Marriage*Charles Luther "Charley" Poage married Nettie R. Wilson, daughter of James Tazwell Wilson and Lyda Adeline Shockey, on February 25, 1904 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,6,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentifed funeral home pamphlet for Charles Luther Poage.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  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. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Charles William "Charlie" Aldredge1,2,3,4

M, b. March 17, 1861, d. January 24, 1901
FatherStanton R. Aldridge1,3 b. circa 1821, d. April 20, 1865
MotherMary Jane Williams1,3 b. June 14, 1834, d. June 15, 1910
     Charles William "Charlie" Aldredge was buried at Leemont Cemetery, Danville, Virginia.4 He was born on March 17, 1861 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,4 He married Miriam Annie Custer, daughter of Mark Henry Custer and Rhoda E. Gray, on February 7, 1884 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 Charles William "Charlie" Aldredge died on January 24, 1901 at Danville, Virginia, at age 39.4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1900Dwelling 127, District 90, Tunstall, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1900Farmer and merchant5

Family

Miriam Annie Custer b. October 30, 1864, d. October 14, 1944
Marriage*Charles William "Charlie" Aldredge married Miriam Annie Custer, daughter of Mark Henry Custer and Rhoda E. Gray, on February 7, 1884 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S162] Sylvia Gearheart Albert, William G. "The Settler" Aldridge, Floyd Co., VA.
  4. [S6384] Leemont Cemetery, Danville, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2045] Bee, The, From the George C. Aldredge obituary in the Feb 11, 1941 edition.
  7. [S5175] Highland Burial Park, Danville, VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/, From the Ella May Aldredge Dallas obituary.
  8. [S3545] Unknown compiler, Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698
  11. [S21] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1883-1896.
  12. [S3531] Danville Register, From the Mary Aldredge Day obituary in the Jan 3, 1970 edition.
  13. [S1653] Bureau of Vital Statistics North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1976, from the George C. Aldredge death certificate.

Mary Catherine Prillaman1

F, b. January 27, 1867, d. September 19, 1954
FatherJacob Prillaman2,1,3,4 b. September 25, 1828, d. December 9, 1891
MotherMartha Gray2,1,3,4 b. December 14, 1837, d. December 25, 1905
     Mary Catherine Prillaman was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.5 She was born on January 27, 1867 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 She married Mark Henry Custer, son of Henry Custer and Eliza Unknown, on June 11, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6 As of June 11, 1891,her married name was Custer. Mary Catherine Prillaman died on September 19, 1954 at age 87.5

Census Records

1870Dwelling 249, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1880Dwelling 456, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 42, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 102, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 156, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 65, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

Mark Henry Custer b. July 30, 1843, d. November 4, 1931
Marriage*Mary Catherine Prillaman married Mark Henry Custer, son of Henry Custer and Eliza Unknown, on June 11, 1891 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S297] Ellen Stanley Rogers & Norris Prillaman Miller, The Prillaman Family, Descendants of Jacob Prillaman.
  3. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2125] David Shank, "Mary Custer," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Oct 14, 2010.
  6. [S2045] Bee, The, From Mark Henry Custer obituary in the Nov 16, 1931 edition.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S989] Virginia Floyd Co., Floyd Co., Virginia Deed Book 50.
  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. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S2045] Bee, The, From Byron Homer Custer obituary in the Apr 5, 1926 edition.
  14. [S2045] Bee, The, From Rhoda Lavalette Custer obituary in the Apr 30, 1970 edition.
  15. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  16. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  17. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  18. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

James William "Bill" Bell1,2,3

M, b. November 9, 1869, d. December 12, 1909
FatherBenjamin Lewis Bell3 b. March 17, 1840, d. March 27, 1902
MotherSarah Elizabeth Moran3 b. May 6, 1844, d. June 21, 1883
     James William "Bill" Bell was buried at Moran-Agee Cemetery, about mile post 150, Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He was born on November 9, 1869 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He married Lizena C. Hollins, daughter of William Hollins and Charity Ann Nowlin, on January 15, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 James William "Bill" Bell died on December 12, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 40.1,2

Family

Lizena C. Hollins b. January 18, 1875, d. May 31, 1952
Marriage*He married Lizena C. Hollins, daughter of William Hollins and Charity Ann Nowlin, on January 15, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  2. [S621] Bill Moran, Moran Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S270] Mary Conner Williams, Crossroads Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

Lizena C. Hollins

F, b. January 18, 1875, d. May 31, 1952
FatherWilliam Hollins1,2 b. January 28, 1850, d. June 19, 1914
MotherCharity Ann Nowlin1,2 b. January 28, 1856, d. January 27, 1922
     Lizena C. Hollins was buried at Moran-Agee Cemetery, about mile post 150, Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4 She was born on January 18, 1875 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,4,2 She married James William "Bill" Bell, son of Benjamin Lewis Bell and Sarah Elizabeth Moran, on January 15, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of January 15, 1893,her married name was Bell. As of September 30, 1934,her married name was Puckett.1 Lizena C. Hollins married John Dibble Puckett, son of Jacob Puckett and Lucy Elizabeth Helms, on September 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Lizena C. Hollins died on May 31, 1952 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 77.4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 40, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VirginiaEnumerated in the household of her son-in-law Coy Link6

Family 1

James William "Bill" Bell b. November 9, 1869, d. December 12, 1909
Marriage*Lizena C. Hollins married James William "Bill" Bell, son of Benjamin Lewis Bell and Sarah Elizabeth Moran, on January 15, 1893 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Family 2

John Dibble Puckett b. September 22, 1863, d. May 11, 1945
Marriage*Lizena C. Hollins married John Dibble Puckett, son of Jacob Puckett and Lucy Elizabeth Helms, on September 30, 1934 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  4. [S621] Bill Moran, Moran Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  5. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S270] Mary Conner Williams, Crossroads Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  9. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.

William Reily Holland/Hollins

M, b. circa 1823, d. September 14, 1897
     William Reily Holland/Hollins was born circa 1823 at Montgomery Co., Virginia. He married Mary Jane Moore on December 27, 1843 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 William Reily Holland/Hollins died on September 14, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Occupation

Farmer

Family

Mary Jane Moore b. September 6, 1826, d. January 15, 1917
Marriage*William Reily Holland/Hollins married Mary Jane Moore on December 27, 1843 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S171] Charles Gray with additions by David Shank in Mar 2004, Gray, Poff, and Kropff Family Cemetery Transcription.
  2. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the William Hollins death certificate.
  5. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Mary Jane Moore

F, b. September 6, 1826, d. January 15, 1917
     Mary Jane Moore Enumerated in the household of her son George in the 1910 Montgomery Co. Virginia Census. She was buried at Gray, Poff, and Kropff Family Cemetery, Rt. 221, across from Simpson's Store, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on September 6, 1826 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 She married William Reily Holland/Hollins on December 27, 1843 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 As of December 27, 1843,her married name was Holland/Hollins. Mary Jane Moore died on January 15, 1917 at Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 90.1

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Family

William Reily Holland/Hollins b. circa 1823, d. September 14, 1897
Marriage*Mary Jane Moore married William Reily Holland/Hollins on December 27, 1843 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S171] Charles Gray with additions by David Shank in Mar 2004, Gray, Poff, and Kropff Family Cemetery Transcription.
  2. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S1033] Unknown name of person, Virginia Department of Health Death Certificate, From the William Hollins death certificate.
  5. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Infant Holland

F, b. May 20, 1877
FatherJohn D. Holland1 b. June, 1848, d. May 23, 1914
MotherLillie/Lilly Ann Poff1 b. April 5, 1856, d. January 28, 1933
     Infant Holland was born on May 20, 1877 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm

Noah Hostin Holland1,2,3,4

M, b. August 24, 1886, d. June 13, 1960
FatherJohn D. Holland1,2,5 b. June, 1848, d. May 23, 1914
MotherLillie/Lilly Ann Poff1,2,5 b. April 5, 1856, d. January 28, 1933
     Noah Hostin Holland was buried at Concord Cemetery, Ink, Polk Co., Arkansas.4 He was born on August 24, 1886 at Graysville, Floyd Co., Virginia; His WWII Draft Registration card has a birth date of Aug 25, 1886.3,4 He died on June 13, 1960 at age 73.4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1900Dwelling 307, District 132, Rural Retreat, Wythe Co., Virginia2
1910Dwelling 85, District 150, Valley, Washington Co., Arkansas5
1920Dwelling 40, District 109, Ouachita, Polk Co., Arkansas6
1930Dwelling 81, District 17, Ouachita, Polk Co., Arkansas7

Occupation

1910Farm laborer5
1920Farm manager6
1930Farmer7

Citations

  1. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  4. [S5076] Concord Cemetery, Polk Co., AR, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  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. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.