Rachel Thrash1,2

F, b. 1780, d. March 26, 1870
FatherValentine Thrash2 b. January 31, 1748/49, d. March 3, 1835
MotherMary Yountz d. circa 1817
     Rachel Thrash was buried at Newfound Baptist Church Cemetery, Rt. 151, Candler, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.3 She was born in 1780 at Orange Co., North Carolina.3 She married David Cole, son of Joseph Cole and Sarah Cooper, in 1799 at Buncombe Co., North Carolina.1,2 As of 1799,her married name was Cole. Rachel Thrash died on March 26, 1870 at Buncombe Co., North Carolina.3

Census Records

1830Buncombe Co., North CarolinaThe enumeration reads 1 male 20-30, 1 female 5-10, 2 females 10-15, 1 female 20-30, and 1 female 50-604
1850Dwelling 357, Buncombe Co., North CarolinaEnumerated in the household of her son Joseph5
1860Dwelling 225, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina6

Family

David Cole b. 1775, d. 1830
Marriage*Rachel Thrash married David Cole, son of Joseph Cole and Sarah Cooper, in 1799 at Buncombe Co., North Carolina.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1937] Jonathan A. Pace and Diane Kenny Pace Families, "Cole History."
  2. [S6421] Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society, The Heritage of Old Buncombe County North Carolina Volume II.
  3. [S748] Janice Smyth, Newfound Baptist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., NC.
  4. [S413] National Archives and Records Administration, 1830 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S20] Katherine Faye Kabot, "John V. Cole," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Nov, 2002 and Feb, 2003.

Sarah "Sally" Cole1,2,3

F, b. circa 1783
FatherJoseph Cole1,3 b. June 9, 1746, d. 1842
MotherSarah Cooper
     Sarah "Sally" Cole was born circa 1783 at Virginia.4 She married George Craig on January 3, 1804 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 As of January 3, 1804,her married name was Craig.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1041, Subdivision 33, Gilmer Co., Georgia4

Family

George Craig b. circa 1780
Marriage*Sarah "Sally" Cole married George Craig on January 3, 1804 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S280] Anne Lowry Worrell, A Brief of Wills and Marriages in Montgomery and Fincastle Counties, Virginia, 1733-1831.
  2. [S61] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register A, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1937] Jonathan A. Pace and Diane Kenny Pace Families, "Cole History."
  4. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S297] Ellen Stanley Rogers & Norris Prillaman Miller, The Prillaman Family, Descendants of Jacob Prillaman.

Amanda Melvina "Manda" Clower1,2,3

F, b. April 11, 1878, d. January 30, 1959
FatherPleasant Green Clower1,2,3 b. October 7, 1852, d. January 19, 1897
MotherSarah Elizabeth Spangler1,2,3 b. May 7, 1856, d. March 4, 1913
     Amanda Melvina "Manda" Clower was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5 She was born on April 11, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,3,5 She married John Milton Board, son of Eli Solomon Board and Abigail "Abbie" Walters, on December 27, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 As of December 27, 1906,her married name was Board. Amanda Melvina "Manda" Clower died on January 30, 1959 at age 80.4,5

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 173, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 67, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 135, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

John Milton Board b. May 12, 1869, d. November 16, 1930
Marriage*Amanda Melvina "Manda" Clower married John Milton Board, son of Eli Solomon Board and Abigail "Abbie" Walters, on December 27, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S181] Spangler Genealogy, online http://www.spanglers.info/span.html
  2. [S849] Jack Spangler (e-mail address), Descendants of Daniel and Mary Spangler, Franklin County, Virginia 1773.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S292] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Floyd Co. Virginia Cemetery Inscriptions, Volume 1.
  5. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 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. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Attaway Virginia Board1

F, b. February 7, 1920, d. November 7, 2003
FatherAlvin Trigg Board1,2,3 b. March 30, 1891, d. July 5, 1948
MotherClaudia Demercy "Claudie" Poff1,2,3 b. October 18, 1894, d. July 31, 1982
     Her Social Security Number was 223-38-9570.4 Attaway Virginia Board was buried at Wilson Cemetery, Daniel's Run Road (Rt. 661), Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,6 She was born on February 7, 1920 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,6 She married Alvin Esmond Conner, son of Guy Ezra Conner and Nellie Frances Poff, on January 2, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,7,8 As of January 2, 1939,her married name was Conner. Attaway Virginia Board died on November 7, 2003 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 83.5,4,6 She Attaway Board Conner, 83, of Copper Hill, passed away Friday, November 7, 2003 at Skyline Manor Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Conner, daughter, Nancy Shaver, and a grandson, Stephen Shaver. Survivors include sisters & brother-in-law, Evie Wilson, Check, Vennie and George (Harris) Peters, Floyd; sister-in-law, Pauline Board, Check; son-in-law, Jerry Shaver, Copper Hill; grandchildren and spouses, Barry and Teresa Shaver, Shawsville, Sherrie and Robert Janney, Floyd; four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, November 10, 2003 at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel, Floyd with Rev. Horace Light, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Wilson Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Maberry Funeral Home. on November 9, 2003.5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 40, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 180, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

Alvin Esmond Conner b. July 22, 1916, d. May 29, 2002
Marriage*Attaway Virginia Board married Alvin Esmond Conner, son of Guy Ezra Conner and Nellie Frances Poff, on January 2, 1939 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Evie Board Wilson obituary in the Feb 11, 2016 edition.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Attaway Board Conner obituary in the Nov 9, 2003 edition.
  6. [S920] Paul Craghead, Wilson Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alvin Esmond Conner obituary in the May 30, 2002 edition.
  8. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nancy Conner Shaver obituary in the Sep 6, 2003 edition.