Mary C. Poff1,2,3

F, b. circa 1839
FatherPeter Riley Poff Jr.1,4,2,3 b. circa 1798, d. after December 30, 1888
MotherMary Ann Reed1,3 b. circa 1804, d. February 7, 1871
     Mary C. Poff was born circa 1839 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1067, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia1
1870Dwelling 218, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 156, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia2

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S6393] Logan Reed Jennings, "The Poffs of Floyd County, Virginia."
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. October, 1842, d. November 2, 1916
FatherPeter Riley Poff Jr.3,2,4,7 b. circa 1798, d. after December 30, 1888
MotherMary Ann Reed2,3,4 b. circa 1804, d. February 7, 1871
     Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff was buried at Southwestern State Hospital Cemetery, Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia.6 She was born in October, 1842 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,8 She married Henry Lee Dyer on November 5, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 As of November 5, 1874,her married name was Dyer. Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff died on November 2, 1916 at Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, at age 74.6

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1067, District 41, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1860Dwelling 291, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1870Dwelling 218, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1880Dwelling 155, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1900Dwelling 134, District 61, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 423, District 133, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Family

Henry Lee Dyer b. December 25, 1853, d. February 5, 1920
Marriage*Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff married Henry Lee Dyer on November 5, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  7. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 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. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Martha Ann Lambert1

F, b. circa 1826, d. before April 13, 1884
     Martha Ann Lambert was born circa 1826 at Virginia.2 She married John R. Poff, son of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on February 14, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of February 14, 1853,her married name was Poff. Martha Ann Lambert died before April 13, 1884.

Census Records

1860Dwelling 288, Montgomery Co., Virginia2
1880Dwelling 74, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Family

John R. Poff b. circa 1821
Marriage*Martha Ann Lambert married John R. Poff, son of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on February 14, 1853 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  5. [S2413] Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708660
  6. [S296] Miss Emily Allen & Mrs. Devota Parrish Pack, Deaths in Court Records Of Montgomery County, Virginia 1853-1871.
  7. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Richard Taylor1,2,3,4

M, b. April, 1817
FatherStephen Taylor2
     Richard Taylor was born in April, 1817 at Mechlenburg, Virginia.2,5 He married Rebecca Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on January 24, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2

Census Records

1860Dwelling 210, Montgomery Co., Virginia3
1870Dwelling 57, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 137, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 276, District 61, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5

Occupation

1860Farmer3
1870Farmer4
1880Farmer6
1900Farmer5

Family

Rebecca Poff b. circa 1828, d. before June 18, 1900
Marriage*Richard Taylor married Rebecca Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on January 24, 1856 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Hezekiah Meadows1,2

M, b. circa 1835, d. before September 20, 1870
FatherGeorge Meadows2 b. circa 1802, d. after September, 1870
MotherTabitha Payne2
     Hezekiah Meadows was born circa 1835 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,3 He married Christine "Christina" Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on November 7, 1857 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 Hezekiah Meadows died before September 20, 1870 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.

Census Records

1860Dwelling 290, Montgomery Co., Virginia3

Occupation

1860Farmer3

Family

Christine "Christina" Poff b. November, 1833
Marriage*Hezekiah Meadows married Christine "Christina" Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on November 7, 1857 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S2415] Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708698

Henry I. Gearheart1,2,3,4,5

M, b. November, 1849, d. circa 1915
FatherGeorge Washington Gearheart1,2,5 b. circa 1822
MotherMary "Polly" Wilson1,2,5 b. circa 1825
     Henry I. Gearheart was born in November, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,6,2,5 He married Sarah C. Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on September 26, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 Henry I. Gearheart married Nancy C. "Nannie" Williams on July 28, 1890 at Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 Henry I. Gearheart died circa 1915 at Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia.7

Census Records

1870Dwelling 198, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 168, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1900Dwelling 460, District 70, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia6
1910Dwelling 314, District 76, Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West VirginiaEnumerated in the household of his son-in-law Robert Sullivan3

Occupation

1870Farm laborer8
1880Farmer4
1890Miner1
1900Farmer6

Family 1

Sarah C. Poff b. circa 1836, d. 1883
Marriage*Henry I. Gearheart married Sarah C. Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on September 26, 1868 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Children

Family 2

Nancy C. "Nannie" Williams b. 1858, d. 1908
Marriage*Henry I. Gearheart married Nancy C. "Nannie" Williams on July 28, 1890 at Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S724] Sallie Hays, Mercer Co., West Virginia Marriages 1854-1901.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S1416] Sylvia Gearheart Alpert, Gerhart/Gearhart/Gearheart Family History.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2395] Kincaid Families, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/3484298/person/-1595602888
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Gearhart-Adams marriage record.
  10. [S2051] Raleigh Register, From the Richard Josh Gearhart obituary in the Dec 12, 1960 edition.
  11. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Richard Josh Gearhart death certificate.
  12. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Gearhart-Thurston marriage record.

Henry Lee Dyer1,2,3

M, b. December 25, 1853, d. February 5, 1920
     Henry Lee Dyer was buried at Roanoke County Farm Cemetery, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4,3 He was born on December 25, 1853 at Franklin Co., Virginia.2,4 He married Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on November 5, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 Henry Lee Dyer died on February 5, 1920 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 66.4,3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 155, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5
1900Dwelling 134, District 61, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 423, District 133, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia7

Occupation

1880Farmer5
1900Farmer6
1910Retail grocery merchant7

Family

Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff b. October, 1842, d. November 2, 1916
Marriage*Henry Lee Dyer married Lydia/Lidia J. "Liddie" Poff, daughter of Peter Riley Poff Jr. and Mary Ann Reed, on November 5, 1874 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S48] Montgomery Co., Virginia Court House, Register 1, Montgomery Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S5898] Roanoke County Farm Cemetery, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  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. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697

Margaret Katherine Meadows1,2,3

F, b. circa 1846, d. December 10, 1881
FatherGeorge Meadows2,3,4 b. circa 1802, d. after September, 1870
MotherTabitha Payne2,3,4
     Margaret Katherine Meadows was born circa 1846 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.2,5,3 She married Peter Riley Poff Jr., son of Peter Riley Poff Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Pickle, on September 6, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of September 6, 1879,her married name was Poff. Margaret Katherine Meadows died on December 10, 1881 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 156, District 54, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia5

Family

Peter Riley Poff Jr. b. circa 1798, d. after December 30, 1888
Marriage*Margaret Katherine Meadows married Peter Riley Poff Jr., son of Peter Riley Poff Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Pickle, on September 6, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S552] Floyd County, Virginia Mailing List Web Site Walters - Poff and Allied Family Marriages, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbs/page17.html
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1891] H. Wade Doyle, "Register Report for Zacharias Pfaff."
  4. [S2414] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1917, online https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1708697
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.

Darrah C. Poff1

M, b. December 22, 1901, d. January 9, 1903
FatherSamuel Johnson "Sam" Poff1 b. July 2, 1876, d. October 7, 1956
MotherAngeline Rosabell Conner1 b. June 6, 1878, d. February 11, 1952
     Darrah C. Poff was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia. He was born on December 22, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on January 9, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm

Oliver Blaine Wilson1,2

M, b. April 14, 1890, d. 1961
FatherJames William Wilson3,4 b. February 18, 1865, d. before May 10, 1910
MotherEmma Odell Conner3,5,4 b. April 22, 1869, d. October 2, 1937
     Oliver Blaine Wilson was buried at West Nottingham Cemetery, 1195 Firetower Road, Colora, Cecil Co., Maryland.2 He was born on April 14, 1890 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1 He married Lula Virginia Manning, daughter of Joseph Robert Manning and Rachel Malinda Lester, circa 1908.6,7 Oliver Blaine Wilson died in 1961 at Colora, Cecil Co., Maryland.2

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1900Dwelling 133, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 178, District 51, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 64, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 142, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 88, District 8-12, Cecil Co., Maryland10

Occupation

1920Farmer9
1930Farmer7
1940Farmer10

Family

Lula Virginia Manning b. October 10, 1889, d. 1964
Marriage*Oliver Blaine Wilson married Lula Virginia Manning, daughter of Joseph Robert Manning and Rachel Malinda Lester, circa 1908.6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  2. [S3901] West Nottingham Cemetery, Cecil Co., MD, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S765] Rick Clawson (great-grandson of Oliver B. Wilson), Wilson Family in "Floyd Co., Virginia Listserve," listserve message Feb 12, 2003.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S84] Rick & Toni Clawson, "Rierson Family Info," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 9, 2003.
  12. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Infant Conner

M, b. August 16, 1861, d. August 20, 1861
FatherAndrew C. Conner1 b. February, 1820, d. May 12, 1903
MotherMatilda Ann Walters1 b. circa 1825, d. before June 13, 1900
     Infant Conner was born on August 16, 1861 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died on August 20, 1861 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Died of fever.1

Citations

  1. [S1424] Virginia Genealogical Society, Death Records Indexing Project.

William DeWeese1,2

M, b. circa 1761, d. circa 1812
     William DeWeese was born circa 1761 at Robinson Township, Berks Co., Pennsylvania.2 He married Sarah Polly Hubble on November 29, 1789 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 William DeWeese died circa 1812 at Putnam, Pulaski Co., Kentucky.2

Family

Sarah Polly Hubble b. circa 1763, d. circa 1797
Marriage*He married Sarah Polly Hubble on November 29, 1789 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S437] Jordan R. Dodd, Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850.
  2. [S1242] Edmund West, Family Data Collection - Individual Records.

Sarah Polly Hubble1

F, b. circa 1763, d. circa 1797
     Sarah Polly Hubble was born circa 1763 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania.2 She married William DeWeese on November 29, 1789 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 As of circa 1790,her married name was DeWeese. Sarah Polly Hubble died circa 1797 at Virginia.2

Census Records

1820Blacksburg, Virginia3

Family

William DeWeese b. circa 1761, d. circa 1812
Marriage*Sarah Polly Hubble married William DeWeese on November 29, 1789 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S437] Jordan R. Dodd, Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850.
  2. [S1242] Edmund West, Family Data Collection - Individual Records.
  3. [S409] National Archives and Records Administration, 1820 United States Federal Census.

Virginia Cynthia "Jennie" Wright1

F, b. November 21, 1892, d. July 13, 1979
     Her Social Security Number was 227-64-4255.2 Her married name was Palmer.3 Virginia Cynthia "Jennie" Wright was buried at Sunset Cemetery, North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.3 She married Unknown Palmer.3 Virginia Cynthia "Jennie" Wright was born on November 21, 1892.3,2 She married Joseph Berry Vest, son of John E. Vest and Sarah Lucinda Juanna Hall, on January 29, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 As of January 29, 1911,her married name was Vest. Virginia Cynthia "Jennie" Wright died on July 13, 1979 at age 86.3,6

Family 1

Unknown Palmer
Marriage*She married Unknown Palmer.3 

Family 2

Joseph Berry Vest b. May 24, 1886, d. February 20, 1955
Marriage*Virginia Cynthia "Jennie" Wright married Joseph Berry Vest, son of John E. Vest and Sarah Lucinda Juanna Hall, on January 29, 1911 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Kathleen Vest Woolwine obituary in the Aug 12, 2004 edition.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S65] Rena Worthen & Margarette Tynan, Montgomery County Virginia Cemetery Reading of Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.
  4. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  5. [S134] Granddaughter Alice V. Thomas, granddaughter-in-law Mrs. Lala Vest Rev. Peter R. Vest, Rev. Peter R. Vest Files.
  6. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Myrtle Vest Epperly obituary in the Mar 21, 2003 edition.
  8. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  9. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Charles Tiras Conner1

M, b. January 22, 1908, d. March 24, 2002
FatherJames Preston Conner2,3 b. March 22, 1864, d. February 17, 1949
MotherFlora Palace/Palestine Holt2,3 b. July 14, 1873, d. June 9, 1953
     His Social Security Number was 227-05-3244.4 Charles Tiras Conner was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1 He was born on January 22, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.4,5,6 He married Irene Janney, daughter of Charles Willis "Charlie" Janney and Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Agee, on November 6, 1929 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.7,5,1,6,8 Charles Tiras Conner died on March 24, 2002 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 94.4,1 He CHECK - Charles Tiras Conner, 94, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2002 at Skyline Manor Nursing Home in Floyd where he received wonderful love and care while he was there. He was a long time member and deacon of the Salem Primitive Baptist Church (Head of the River) also trustee of the church and church cemetery. He is preceded in death by his wife, Irene Janney Conner and two sons, Bobby and Paul Conner. He is survived by: three daughters and sons-in-laws, Mary and Wade Poff, Copper Hill, Mae and Alvin Vest, Copper Hill, June and Dean Conner, Roanoke; 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, six step-great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law and husband, Sylvia and David Whitlow, Check; foster brother and wife, Fordsell and Margaret Ferris, Roanoke; four sisters-in-laws, Sylvia Conner, Check, Effie Conner, Roanoke, Edna Janney, Roanoke, Chlorine Conner, Bent Mountain; one brother-in-law, Charles Janney, Roanoke; many nieces and nephews; many friends. Funeral service was held Wednesday, March 27 at 11:00 a.m. at Salem Church with Pastor Elder Hale Terry and Elder Lane Carter officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Donations may be made to the Floyd County Rescue Squad or Fire Departments. Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd, handled arrangements. on March 25, 2002.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 121, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1920Dwelling 152, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1940Dwelling 122, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Occupation

Fireman
1940Farmer9

Family

Irene Janney b. July 25, 1910, d. December 11, 1971
Marriage*Charles Tiras Conner married Irene Janney, daughter of Charles Willis "Charlie" Janney and Mary Louise "Mary Lou" Agee, on November 6, 1929 at Bristol, Sullivan Co., Tennessee.7,5,1,6,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Tiras Conner obituary in the Mar 25, 2002 edition.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S400] Russell E. Fisher & Jill Fisher Bass, Notes on the Family of Joshua "Bird" Agee.
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, Funeral pamphlet for Irene Janney Conner.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mary Conner Poff obituary in the Dec 4, 2016 edition.

Preston Daye Conner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. October 7, 1913, d. December 8, 1970
FatherJames Preston Conner1,2,6,7,5 b. March 22, 1864, d. February 17, 1949
MotherFlora Palace/Palestine Holt1,2,6,7,5 b. July 14, 1873, d. June 9, 1953
     His Social Security Number was 226-16-5253.8 Preston Daye Conner was buried at Willis Churches Cemetery (also known as Keith Cemetery), Rt. 221 at Rt. 764, Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia; His tombstone reads "Virginia PFC Corps. of Mil. Police WWII."9,4,5 He was born on October 7, 1913 at Floyd Co., Virginia; The Floyd Co. Cemetery book and death certificate have has a birth date of Oct 7, 1914.8,9,1,2,5 He married Theodra Helen Blankenship, daughter of Giles Ellery Blankenship and Trudy A. Conner, on October 21, 1933 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Preston Daye Conner and Theodra Helen Blankenship were divorced on November 27, 1953 at Floyd Co., Virginia.10 Preston Daye Conner married Oneda Gay Harris, daughter of Walter Jackson Harris and Rosa Ella "Ellar" Harman, on April 3, 1954 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4,5 Preston Daye Conner died on December 8, 1970 at Willis, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 57.8,9,4,5 He Willis - Preston Daye Conner, 56, of Willis died Tuesday, December 8, 1970, at his home. Surviving are his wife, Oneda Harris Conner; six daughters, Mrs. Christine Graham, Mrs. Betty Graham, Mrs. Shirley Graham, Mrs. Lillian Goad, Mrs. Reba B. Spangler, Mrs. Diane Brown, Roanoke; three brothers, Alvis Conner, Tiras Conner, Copper Hill, Roy Conner, Fayetteville, W. Va; two sisters, Mrs. Warner Poff, Mrs. Vance Poff, Copper Hill. The funeral was Thursday, December 10, 1970, at 2 p.m. at Maberry Funeral Chapel, Floyd, with burial in Willis Cemetery. Maberry Funeral Home handled arrangements. on December 17, 1970.4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 152, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 113, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 168, District 32-13, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1940Truck driver11

Family 1

Theodra Helen Blankenship b. January 4, 1914, d. November 30, 1996
Marriage*Preston Daye Conner married Theodra Helen Blankenship, daughter of Giles Ellery Blankenship and Trudy A. Conner, on October 21, 1933 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Divorce* Preston Daye Conner and Theodra Helen Blankenship were divorced on November 27, 1953 at Floyd Co., Virginia.10 
Children

Family 2

Oneda Gay Harris b. June 9, 1915, d. March 2, 1993
Marriage*Preston Daye Conner married Oneda Gay Harris, daughter of Walter Jackson Harris and Rosa Ella "Ellar" Harman, on April 3, 1954 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,4,5 

Citations

  1. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Preston Daye Conner obituary in the Dec 17, 1970 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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S295] Phyllis Goad Phillips & Genevieve Cochran Starkey, Cemeteries - Floyd County VA., Burks Fork District, Volume II.
  10. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Lewis Brammer King1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. January 21, 1915, d. October 10, 1987
FatherJoseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King1,9,4,3,6,10,11,12,8 b. July 21, 1871, d. January 31, 1960
MotherArminta "Minnie" Conner1,3,4,6,10,11,12,8 b. August 30, 1889, d. April 3, 1953
     His Social Security Number was 223-28-0227.13 Lewis Brammer King was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,5,8 He was born on January 21, 1915 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,13,2,4,3,5,6,8 He married Garnet Irene Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on October 12, 1940 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,3,4,5,6,7,12,8 Lewis Brammer King died on October 10, 1987 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 72.1,2,5,6,8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 134, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 11, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 397, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia14

Occupation

1940Produce salesman helper14

Family

Garnet Irene Hale b. January 15, 1917, d. October 3, 2011
Marriage*Lewis Brammer King married Garnet Irene Hale, daughter of William Elliott "Willie" Hale and Ollie Jane Whitenack, on October 12, 1940 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,3,4,5,6,7,12,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  3. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Lewis Brammer King.
  6. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnet Hale King obituary in the Oct 5, 2011 edition.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the John W. King obituary in a local paper.
  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. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  14. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S342] Researcher and Compiler William Harvey Green Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Argabright Family of Floyd, Franklin, and Montgomery Counties, Virginia.
  16. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner1

F, b. April 30, 1864, d. January 12, 1929
FatherAndrew C. Conner2,3,4,5,6 b. February, 1820, d. May 12, 1903
MotherMatilda Ann Walters2,3,4,5 b. circa 1825, d. before June 13, 1900
     Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner was buried at Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Fayette Co., West Virginia.3 She was born on April 30, 1864 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3 She married Marcus Felix "Mark" "Marx" "Marks" Hall, son of Jackson Lemuel Hall and Isabelle Jane Likens, on May 31, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 As of May 31, 1894,her married name was Hall. Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner and Marcus Felix "Mark" "Marx" "Marks" Hall were divorced before June 12, 1900.6 As of 1902,her married name was Ratliff.7 Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner married Robert Lee Ratliff in 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Sarah was Robert's second wife.8,7,3 Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner died on January 12, 1929 at Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia, at age 64; Died of tuberculosis.3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 382, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1880Dwelling 262, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 133, District 19, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 464, District 13, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia10
1920Dwelling 299, District 12, Fayetteville, Fayette Co., West Virginia11

Family 1

Marcus Felix "Mark" "Marx" "Marks" Hall b. February 7, 1877, d. February 22, 1957
Marriage*Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner married Marcus Felix "Mark" "Marx" "Marks" Hall, son of Jackson Lemuel Hall and Isabelle Jane Likens, on May 31, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2 
Divorce* Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner and Marcus Felix "Mark" "Marx" "Marks" Hall were divorced before June 12, 1900.6 

Family 2

Robert Lee Ratliff b. May, 1874, d. February 27, 1935
Marriage*Sarah Jane "Sally" Conner married Robert Lee Ratliff in 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia; Sarah was Robert's second wife.8,7,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S582] John Winfield Spangler, John Winfield Spangler Research Papers.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Sarah J. Ratliff death certificate.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5627] FamilySearch, West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938.
  13. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Dennler-Ratliff marriage record.
  14. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Underwood-Ratliff marriage record.
  15. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Myrtle Underwood death certificate.

Charles Morris King1,2,3,4

M, b. August 10, 1912, d. November 9, 1990
FatherJoseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King1,5,4,3,6,7 b. July 21, 1871, d. January 31, 1960
MotherArminta "Minnie" Conner1,3,4,6,7 b. August 30, 1889, d. April 3, 1953
     His Social Security Number was 223-28-0228.8 Charles Morris King was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.9,2 He was born on August 10, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,8,9,4,3 He married Ora Lee Vest, daughter of Peter Samuel Vest and Doshia I. Hale, on August 7, 1936 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,10,4,11 Charles Morris King died on November 9, 1990 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 78.1,8,2,9,4 He CHECK - Charles Morris King, age 78, passed away Friday night at his home. He is survived by his wife, Ora Vest King of Check; one son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Betty King of Check; two daughters and son-in-law, Phyllis K. Haislip of Atlanta, Ga; Linda and David Campbell of Salem; one granddaughter, Heather Haislip of Atlanta, Ga; one grandson, John David Campbell of Salem; one sister, Flora K. Holt of Clarimda, Iowa; several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Salem Church (Head of the River Church), Copper Hill with the Elder Hale Terry officiating with interment in Restvale Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Gardner Funeral Home Chapel, Floyd. on November 11, 1990.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 134, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 11, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 396, District 113-30, Roanoke, Virginia12

Occupation

1940Produce truck driver12

Family

Ora Lee Vest b. September 22, 1909, d. July 3, 2016
Marriage*Charles Morris King married Ora Lee Vest, daughter of Peter Samuel Vest and Doshia I. Hale, on August 7, 1936 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,2,10,4,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Charles Morris King obituary in the Nov 11, 1990 edition.
  3. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the John W. King obituary in a local paper.
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  10. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Peter Samuel Vest obituary in an undated edition.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ora Vest King obituary in the Jul 8, 2016 edition.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Linda Lee King Campbell obituary in the Mar 5, 2020 edition.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

John Winston King1,2

M, b. August 10, 1912, d. July 13, 1944
FatherJoseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King1,3,4,5,2 b. July 21, 1871, d. January 31, 1960
MotherArminta "Minnie" Conner1,4,5,2 b. August 30, 1889, d. April 3, 1953
     John Winston King was buried at Danville National Cemetery, 721 Lee Street, Danville, Virginia.1 He was born on August 10, 1912 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3 He married Ocie Lucille Willis, daughter of George Washington Willis and Maggie May "Madgie" Conner, on March 6, 1940 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 John Winston King died on July 13, 1944 at France at age 31.1,3 He Pvt. John W. King, Roanoke, formerly of Floyd county, was killed in a traffic accident somewhere in France, July 13, 1944. Pvt. King was en route to his base after delivering press dispatches to First Army headquarters when his jeep hit a hole in the road and overturned. He was injured only slightly in this accident but was hurt badly when the jeep that picked him up was involved in another accident. He died within a few hours. Pvt. King was born in Floyd county, Virginia, Aug. 10, 1912. The son of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. King, who reside in Check, Va. He entered the service in May, 1943 and he received his basic training at Fort Riley, kansas. He completed his training in the motorized division of the infantry in October, 1943. He then was transferred to Ft. George Meade, Maruland, to complete his advanced training. He had been stationed overseas since december, 1943. Other than his parents, John is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ocie King of Roanoke. One sister, Miss Flora Ina King of Oak Ridge, Ten., two brothers, Brammer King of Check and Charles M. King of Norfolk, who was a twin brother of John. circa July 15, 1944.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 134, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1930Dwelling 11, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1940Dwelling 397, District 119-30, Roanoke, Virginia6

Occupation

1940Produce salesman6

Family

Ocie Lucille Willis b. July 22, 1918, d. June 15, 1979
Marriage*John Winston King married Ocie Lucille Willis, daughter of George Washington Willis and Maggie May "Madgie" Conner, on March 6, 1940 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  3. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the John W. King obituary in a local paper.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 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.

Flora Ina "Flo" King1,2,3

F, b. January 15, 1922, d. January 13, 1997
FatherJoseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King1,2,4,3 b. July 21, 1871, d. January 31, 1960
MotherArminta "Minnie" Conner1,4,3 b. August 30, 1889, d. April 3, 1953
     Her Social Security Number was 231-30-9470.5 Flora Ina "Flo" King was buried at Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda, Page Co., Iowa.1 She was born on January 15, 1922 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 She married Russell Jackson "Russ" Holt, son of William Walter Holt and Mary Catherine "Kitty" Bales, on May 4, 1946 at North Carolina.1,6 As of May 4, 1946,her married name was Holt. Flora Ina "Flo" King died on January 13, 1997 at Clarinda, Page Co., Iowa, at age 74.1,5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 11, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 14, District 32-15, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia3

Occupation

Nurse1

Family

Russell Jackson "Russ" Holt b. September 3, 1909, d. August, 1979
Marriage*Flora Ina "Flo" King married Russell Jackson "Russ" Holt, son of William Walter Holt and Mary Catherine "Kitty" Bales, on May 4, 1946 at North Carolina.1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the John W. King obituary in a local paper.
  3. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S5099] Clarinda Herald-Journal, From the Greg Holt obituary in the Feb 8, 2014 edition.

Garnet Irene Hale1,2,3,4

F, b. January 15, 1917, d. October 3, 2011
FatherWilliam Elliott "Willie" Hale1,5,3,2,4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 b. October 19, 1896, d. November 30, 1963
MotherOllie Jane Whitenack1,5,2,3,4,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 b. December 5, 1898, d. September 21, 1990
     Garnet Irene Hale was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.9 She was born on January 15, 1917 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,13,3,4,12 She married Lewis Brammer King, son of Joseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King and Arminta "Minnie" Conner, on October 12, 1940 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,3,14,4,9,12,15 As of October 12, 1940,her married name was King. Garnet Irene Hale died on October 3, 2011 at Virginia at age 94.9 She Garnet Hale King, 94, was received to our Lord on the evening of Monday, October 3, 2011. She was a lifelong resident of Check, Va., in Floyd County. Mrs. King was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Brammer King; parents, William Edward and Ollie Whitenack Hale; her brother, William Hale, of Radford; and her sister, Nelva Rutrough, of Blacksburg. She is survived by her sister, Francis Graham, of Galax; son, Kenneth Hale King, of Check; former daughter-in-law, Carolyn C. King; daughter and son-in-law, Nancy King and Vernon W. Page, of Roanoke; and grandchildren and spouses, Vickey King and Jody Davis, Kenneth H. Jr. and Kelly King, of Roanoke, Joseph and Heather King, of Check, Dr. Kelly Page and Dominique Werder, of Tampa, Fla., Nicole Page and Jason Ray, of Roanoke. Granny Great's delights included her nine great-grandchildren, Max and Samson Werder, Caroline, Kenneth, William and Luke King, Trevor and Caitlin King and Nicholas Davis. Her love for family was immeasurable, serving as both her strength and legacy. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2011, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wood Funeral Home in Floyd. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2011, at Salem Church (Head of the River) Copper Hill with Elder Larry Hollandsworth and Elder Junior Conner officiating. Interment will be held in Restvale Cemetery. Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home in Floyd, Va., 540-745-4100. on October 5, 2011.9

Census Records

1920Dwelling 97, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 45, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 107, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Family

Lewis Brammer King b. January 21, 1915, d. October 10, 1987
Marriage*Garnet Irene Hale married Lewis Brammer King, son of Joseph Daniel "Joe Dan" King and Arminta "Minnie" Conner, on October 12, 1940 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1,2,3,14,4,9,12,15 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie Whitenack Hale obituary in the Sep 22, 1990 edition.
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nelva Hale Rutrough obituary in the Mar 21, 2006 edition.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Garnet Hale King obituary in the Oct 5, 2011 edition.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Frances Hale Graham obituary in the Aug 13, 2015 edition.
  12. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  13. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  14. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From an unidentified funeral home pamphlet for Lewis Brammer King.
  15. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  16. [S342] Researcher and Compiler William Harvey Green Sylvia Gearheart Albert, Argabright Family of Floyd, Franklin, and Montgomery Counties, Virginia.
  17. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Clione Jean Poff1,2

F, b. July 21, 1938, d. January 6, 1939
FatherWilliam Vance Poff1,3,2 b. June 9, 1898, d. August 24, 1977
MotherParadine Conner1,2 b. November 18, 1897, d. January 29, 1991
     Clione Jean Poff was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 She was born on July 21, 1938 at Copper Hill, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,2 She died on January 6, 1939 at Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.4,3,2

Citations

  1. [S657] George Pauff - Anna Merchant, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poff/f0637.htm
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S1569] Funeral records of Mr. Marion Thomas Hall, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~vafloyd/recordsofmarionthomashall.htm
  4. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.

Lula Virginia Manning1

F, b. October 10, 1889, d. 1964
FatherJoseph Robert Manning2 b. May, 1851, d. before April 14, 1930
MotherRachel Malinda Lester2 b. April, 1857
     Lula Virginia Manning was buried at West Nottingham Cemetery, 1195 Firetower Road, Colora, Cecil Co., Maryland.3 She was born on October 10, 1889 at Floyd Co., Virginia. She married Oliver Blaine Wilson, son of James William Wilson and Emma Odell Conner, circa 1908.1,4 As of circa 1908,her married name was Wilson.4 Lula Virginia Manning died in 1964 at Colora, Cecil Co., Maryland.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 238, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 64, District 100, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1930Dwelling 142, District 12, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1940Dwelling 88, District 8-12, Cecil Co., Maryland6

Family

Oliver Blaine Wilson b. April 14, 1890, d. 1961
Marriage*Lula Virginia Manning married Oliver Blaine Wilson, son of James William Wilson and Emma Odell Conner, circa 1908.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  2. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S3901] West Nottingham Cemetery, Cecil Co., MD, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S84] Rick & Toni Clawson, "Rierson Family Info," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 9, 2003.
  8. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Carolyn Alice Weddle1,2

F, b. May 24, 1944, d. November 24, 2020
FatherJoseph S. "Joe" Weddle1,3
MotherZella Vesta Underwood1,4,3 b. September 7, 1922, d. July 20, 1995
     Carolyn Alice Weddle was buried at Restvale Cemetery, Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.3 She was born on May 24, 1944 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,2 She married Winston Rosley Poff, son of Edmond Ezra Poff and Mabel Arlington Conner, on August 19, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5,3 As of August 19, 1960,her married name was Poff. Carolyn Alice Weddle died on November 24, 2020 at Virginia at age 76.3 She Carolyn Alice Poff, 76, of Copper Hill, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2020. She enjoyed traveling with friends to antique car shows, eating breakfast with her morning crew at Hardee's. She adored watching her grandkids play in the mud and eating ice cream. She also had a laugh you could hear for miles. She is preceded in death by her infant daughter, Teresa Carol; mother, Zella Compton; and father, Joe Weddle. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Winston Poff; sons, Ricky Poff (Nila), and Mark Poff; granddaughter, Ladonna Yearout-Patton; grandsons, Stephen and Mason Poff; great-grandsons, Able, Forest, River, and Draper Yearout-Patton; great-granddaughters, Layowin "Grace" Patton, Mila and Ruby Poff; along with close friend, Renee Turner. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at Gardner Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 10 until 11 a.m and followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Restvale Cemetery. If you choose to come to the services, please wear a face mask inside of the facilities due to COVID-19. on November 28, 2020.3

Family

Winston Rosley Poff
Marriage*She married Winston Rosley Poff, son of Edmond Ezra Poff and Mabel Arlington Conner, on August 19, 1960 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,4,5,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Carolyn Alice Poff obitury in the Nov 28, 2020 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Zella Underwood Compton obituary in the Jul 21, 1995 edition.
  5. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  6. [S10] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 7, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  7. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Yearout-Patton and Poff wedding announcement in the Mar 17, 2011 edition.