Carl Ray Thompson1

M, b. 15 January 1934, d. 8 March 2008
Carl Ray Thompson|b. 15 Jan 1934\nd. 8 Mar 2008|p1.htm#i1|Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson|b. 25 Oct 1897\nd. 2 Apr 1971|p1.htm#i18|Nancy Alice Varney|b. 28 Sep 1907\nd. 22 Jan 1934|p2.htm#i99|Robert H. Thompson|b. c 1868|p1.htm#i19|Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught|b. 26 Feb 1858\nd. 20 Nov 1918|p1.htm#i20|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|
  • Carl Ray Thompson was born on 15 January 1934 at Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia; No birth certificate was issued. Carl was born at home and his mother died when he was seven days old. He was raised by his mother's brother, Henry C, Varney, and his family. Delayed Certificate of Birth issued 15 Apr 1952 by WV State Department of Health. Carl Ray was enrolled in school as Carl Ray Varney and he used this name until he enllisted in the Navy. From then on he was known as Carl Ray Thompson which was his legal name.1
  • He died on 8 March 2008 at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital, Virginia Beach, VA, at age 74; Carl died of heart complications, caused by pneumonia; caused by lung cancer.2
  • He was buried on 12 March 2008 at Brown & Hollomon Funeral Home, Virginia Beach, Virginia; Carl was cremated.2
  • He was graduated on 24 May 1951 at Gallia Academy High School, Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio.1
  • He began military service on 5 May 1952 at Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, Enlisted in U. S. Navy.1
  • He was Carl Ray served during the Korean War received a bonus from Ohio for Korean war veterans on 12 September 1955 at Newport, Rhode Island.1
  • He ended military service on 8 September 1961 at Norfolk, Virginia; Honorable Discharge Sonar Chief Acting Appointment.

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S227] Carl Ray Thompson, Death Certif.

Lewis Varney1

M, b. 30 September 1865, d. 17 March 1953
Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Yantas McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Alexander Varney I|b. c 1797\nd. a 1 Jun 1870|p2.htm#i113|Susannah "Susie" Runyon|b. c 1797\nd. 10 Aug 1852|p2.htm#i115|John McNeely|b. ?\nd. ?|p6.htm#i194|Mary "Polly" Dempsey|b. c 1791\nd. ?|p6.htm#i195|
  • Lewis Varney was born on 30 September 1865 at Ragland, Logan County, West Virginia.1,3
  • He married Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley, daughter of Thomas Benton Farley and Nancy Jane Pinson, on 16 February 1883 at Logan, West Virginia; married by Comfort Brewster.4
  • Lewis Varney died on 17 March 1953 at Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia, at age 87.1,5
  • He was buried on 19 March 1953 at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia; Death date is missing from Headstone.1,5
  • He (an unknown value).
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 at Hardy Township., Logan County, West Virginia; Lewis, age 4, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Hardee Township, Logan County, West Virginia; Lewis, age 14, is living with his parents and siblings.6
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Lewis, 34, is living with his wife and children.7
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Lewis, age 43, is living with his wife and ten children. This census shows all his children that survived. John and Wayne are gone.8
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Lewis, age 52, is a widower living with his children: James, Dow, Wallace, and Nancy.9
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Lewis, age 63, is living with his daughter, Nancy and her family. Also living there is his son, Dow.10

Family: Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley b. 5 Sep 1867, d. 18 Jan 1913

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S8] e-mail address, 2005.
  3. [S26] 1870 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia, population schedule, Washington D. C., page 256, dwelling 362, family 365.
  4. [S224] Marriage: Varney and Farley.
  5. [S151] Lewis Varney, Death Certificate.
  6. [S27] 1880 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 267, dwelling 246, family 247.
  7. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  8. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  9. [S40] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 2, dwelling 29, family 29.
  10. [S61] 1930 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 23, dwelling 104, family 104.

Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley1

F, b. 5 September 1867, d. 18 January 1913
Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Thomas Benton Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy Jane Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|William S. Farley Jr.|b. c 1802\nd. 1849|p18.htm#i737|Nancy Allen|b. c 1803\nd. a 1871|p19.htm#i752|Allen Pinson|b. 24 Nov 1785\nd. 18 Nov 1858|p20.htm#i775|Elizabeth Lee|b. 11 Sep 1811\nd. 16 Sep 1898|p20.htm#i776|
  • Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley was born on 5 September 1867 at Bias, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • She married Lewis Varney, son of Henry C. Varney I and Jane Yantas McNeely, on 16 February 1883 at Logan, West Virginia; married by Comfort Brewster.3
  • Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley died on 18 January 1913 at Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia, at age 45.1
  • She was buried after 28 January 1913 at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia.1,4,5
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 at Hardy Township, Logan County, West Virginia; Elizabeth, age 3, is living with her parents and siblings.6
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Hardee Township, Logan County, West Virginia; Elizabeth, age 12, is living with her parents and siblings.7
  • As of 16 February 1883,her married name was Varney.3
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Betty, 32, is living with her husband and children.8
  • She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Betty, age 42, is living with her husband and all ten children. NOTE: The census states that she has had twelve children and ten are living. John and Wayne have already died.9

Family: Lewis Varney b. 30 Sep 1865, d. 17 Mar 1953

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S87] Ancestry.com digital image by subscription, 2004.
  3. [S224] Marriage: Varney and Farley.
  4. [S22] Interview, Sharon Spaulding Snow, Geraldine Moore Varney, Jo Anne Varney Hopkins, Kay Varney Waldridge, Ruby Varney Chambers, Cora Fillinger, Lola Varney Williams, 10 July 2004.
  5. [S7] Submitted by Olivia Allen, Varney Cemetery, wrong death date for Elizabeth Farley on cemetery transcript.
  6. [S120] 1870 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia, population schedule, Washington D. C., page 502. dwelling 37, family 37.
  7. [S118] 1880 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 266B, dwelling 238, family 259.
  8. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  9. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.

Henry C. Varney II1

M, b. 24 November 1887, d. 11 December 1962
Henry C. Varney II|b. 24 Nov 1887\nd. 11 Dec 1962|p1.htm#i14|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Henry C. Varney II was born on 24 November 1887 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He married Magdaline "Maggie" Alice Staton, daughter of Berry Staton and Mary Frances Elwick, on 4 November 1914 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • Henry C. Varney II died on 11 December 1962 at Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, at age 75.1
  • He was buried on 14 December 1962 at Ohio Valley Memorial Gardens, Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Henry, 12, is living with his parents and siblings.2
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Henry, 22, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia; Henry, age 45, is living with his wife and children.4
  • He Henry and Maggie raised Carl Ray Thompson, their nephew, after the death of his mother. in January 1934.1
  • His Social Security Number was (an unknown value) before 1951 at West Virginia.5

Family: Magdaline "Maggie" Alice Staton b. 22 Mar 1890, d. 21 Mar 1980

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  3. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  4. [S49] 1930 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 8, dwelling 188, family 178.
  5. [S80] Henry Varney, No. 236-09-4435, SSDI: Henry Varney, Family Search.

Harold Lee Varney

M, b. 8 May 1918, d. 31 December 1973
Harold Lee Varney|b. 8 May 1918\nd. 31 Dec 1973|p1.htm#i16|Henry C. Varney II|b. 24 Nov 1887\nd. 11 Dec 1962|p1.htm#i14|Magdaline "Maggie" Alice Staton|b. 22 Mar 1890\nd. 21 Mar 1980|p10.htm#i446|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Berry Staton|b. 22 Mar 1843|p10.htm#i447|Mary F. Elwick|b. ?\nd. ?|p10.htm#i448|
  • Harold Lee Varney was born on 8 May 1918 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He married Mary Frances Farrell on 12 December 1946 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia.1,2
  • Harold Lee Varney died on 31 December 1973 at Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida, at age 55.1
  • He was buried on 1 March 1974 at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Pinellas County, Florida.1
  • He (an unknown value).
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia; Harold, age 11, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • His Social Security Number was (an unknown value) before 1951 at West Virginia.4
  • He lived in 1962 at Clearwater, Florida.1

Family: Mary Frances Farrell b. ?, d. 1 Sep 2002

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S148] Ancestry World Tree Project, 2006.
  3. [S49] 1930 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 8, dwelling 188, family 178.
  4. [S84] Harold Varney, No. 233-24-0360, SSDI: Harold Varney, Family Search.

Winston Ewing Varney Sr.

M, b. 5 July 1920, d. 8 November 1993
Winston Ewing Varney Sr.|b. 5 Jul 1920\nd. 8 Nov 1993|p1.htm#i17|Henry C. Varney II|b. 24 Nov 1887\nd. 11 Dec 1962|p1.htm#i14|Magdaline "Maggie" Alice Staton|b. 22 Mar 1890\nd. 21 Mar 1980|p10.htm#i446|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Berry Staton|b. 22 Mar 1843|p10.htm#i447|Mary F. Elwick|b. ?\nd. ?|p10.htm#i448|
  • Winston Ewing Varney Sr. was born on 5 July 1920 at Sprigg, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He died on 8 November 1993 at at his home, Long Bottom, Meigs County, Ohio, at age 73; Winston died at home in his sleep.1
  • He was buried at Ohio Valley Memorial Gardens, Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio.1
  • His Social Security Number was (an unknown value) at West Virginia.2
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia; Winston, age 9, is living with his parents and siblings.3

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S83] Winston Varney, No. 233-28-4703, SSDI: Winston Varney, Family Search.
  3. [S49] 1930 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 8, dwelling 188, family 178.

Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson1

M, b. 25 October 1897, d. 2 April 1971
Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson|b. 25 Oct 1897\nd. 2 Apr 1971|p1.htm#i18|Robert H. Thompson|b. c 1868|p1.htm#i19|Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught|b. 26 Feb 1858\nd. 20 Nov 1918|p1.htm#i20|F. M. Thompson|b. ?\nd. ?|p30.htm#i996|Elizabeth (?)|b. ?\nd. ?|p30.htm#i997|William R. Vaught|b. c 1826\nd. 23 Nov 1886|p30.htm#i998|Hannah Kirk|b. 1832\nd. 4 Dec 1858|p31.htm#i1103|
  • Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson was born on 25 October 1897 at Goodwin Ferry, Giles County, Virginia; no birth certificate found.1
  • He married Nancy Alice Varney, daughter of Lewis Varney and Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley, on 3 August 1923 at Birch, Mingo County, West Virginia.3
  • Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson married Letia "Lill" Estep, daughter of Wilburn "Wibb" B. Estep, after January 1934 at West Virginia.1
  • Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson died on 2 April 1971 at Hospital, Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia, at age 73.1
  • He was buried after 2 April 1971 at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia; service at Delbarton Baptist Church.1
  • He was Frank worked for the mining company .1
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Newport, Giles County, Virginia; Frank , age 12. is living with his father, Harve; mother, Emma; and sisters: Kate and Mary.2
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Frank, 22, is living with his wife, Nancy, age 17.4
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Frank, age 30, is living with his wife Nancy, 23; and daughters: Helen, 7; Francis, 5; Eva, 3; and Betty Jane, 2. His father-in-law, Lewis, 63; and brother-in-law, Dow, 26, live with them.5
  • His Social Security Number was 233-07-7888 before 1951 at Virginia.

Family 1: Nancy Alice Varney b. 28 Sep 1907, d. 22 Jan 1934

Family 2: Letia "Lill" Estep b. Jul 1895, d. ?

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S52] 1910 U.S. Census, Giles County, Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 114, dwelling 186, family 195.
  3. [S256] Certificate, Frank Thompson and Nancy Varney marriage of 4 Aug 1923.
  4. [S105] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 7B, dwelling 142, family 142.
  5. [S61] 1930 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 23, dwelling 104, family 104.

Robert H. Thompson1

M, b. circa 1868
Robert H. Thompson|b. c 1868|p1.htm#i19|F. M. Thompson|b. ?\nd. ?|p30.htm#i996|Elizabeth (?)|b. ?\nd. ?|p30.htm#i997|||||||||||||
  • Robert H. Thompson was born circa 1868; calculated from his marriage certificate (26 Feb 1889) which gives his age as 21.2,1
  • He married Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught, daughter of William Riley Vaught and Hannah Kirk, on 26 February 1889 at Giles County, Virginia; Ceremony performed by John Miller.1
  • Robert H. Thompson died.
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Newport, Giles County, Virginia; Harve, 41, is living with his wife, Emma, 51, and their children: Mary M., 19; Katie C., 16; and Arthur F., 12.2

Family: Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught b. 26 Feb 1858, d. 20 Nov 1918

Citations:

  1. [S196] Marriage: Thompson & Vaught.
  2. [S52] 1910 U.S. Census, Giles County, Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 114, dwelling 186, family 195.

Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught

F, b. 26 February 1858, d. 20 November 1918
Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught|b. 26 Feb 1858\nd. 20 Nov 1918|p1.htm#i20|William Riley Vaught|b. c 1826\nd. 23 Nov 1886|p30.htm#i998|Hannah Kirk|b. 1832\nd. 4 Dec 1858|p31.htm#i1103|William Vaught Sr.|b. c 1799\nd. 1861|p33.htm#i1140|Margaret "Peggy" Kirk|b. c 1800\nd. 28 Feb 1859|p33.htm#i1141|David Kirk|b. c 1791\nd. ?|p31.htm#i1104|Sarah Tillet|b. c 1798|p31.htm#i1105|
  • Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught was born on 26 February 1858 at Giles County, Virginia; according to grave marker.2,1
  • She married Robert H. Thompson, son of F. M. Thompson and Elizabeth (?), on 26 February 1889 at Giles County, Virginia; Ceremony performed by John Miller.3
  • Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught died on 20 November 1918 at Giles County, Virginia, at age 60.1
  • She was buried circa 23 November 1918 at Vaught Cemetery, Giles County, Virginia.1
  • She Her marriage license issued in 1889 gives her age as 25 which would make her birth date 1864 but her gravestone and early censuses support the 1858 date.
  • As of 26 February 1889,her married name was Thompson.3
  • She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Newport, Giles County, Virginia; Emma, 51, is living with her husband and children.2

Family: Robert H. Thompson b. c 1868

Citations:

  1. [S219] Research Commitee Giles Co. Historical Society, Giles Co. History.
  2. [S52] 1910 U.S. Census, Giles County, Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 114, dwelling 186, family 195.
  3. [S196] Marriage: Thompson & Vaught.

Emma Lou Thompson

F, b. 15 November 1931, d. March 1978
Emma Lou Thompson|b. 15 Nov 1931\nd. Mar 1978|p1.htm#i22|Arthur Francis (Frank) Thompson|b. 25 Oct 1897\nd. 2 Apr 1971|p1.htm#i18|Nancy Alice Varney|b. 28 Sep 1907\nd. 22 Jan 1934|p2.htm#i99|Robert H. Thompson|b. c 1868|p1.htm#i19|Luemma T. "Emma" Vaught|b. 26 Feb 1858\nd. 20 Nov 1918|p1.htm#i20|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|
  • Emma Lou Thompson was born on 15 November 1931 at Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • She married Darrell Ervin after 1948.1
  • Emma Lou Thompson died in March 1978 at Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, at age 46; Emma died from emphasima.1
  • She was buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.1
  • Her Social Security Number was (an unknown value) before 1951 at Columbus, Franklin County, Ohiio.2

Family: Darrell Ervin b. c 1930, d. a 1978

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S109] Emma Ervin, 235-46-0474, Social Secutiy Death Index, Family Search.

Claudetta Thacker

F, b. circa 1940
Claudetta Thacker|b. c 1940|p1.htm#i35|Parker Thacker|b. 8 Dec 1911\nd. Sep 1970|p12.htm#i517|Mary Elizabeth Varney|b. 29 Apr 1917\nd. 15 Aug 2000|p2.htm#i102|||||||Henry C. Varney II|b. 24 Nov 1887\nd. 11 Dec 1962|p1.htm#i14|Magdaline "Maggie" Alice Staton|b. 22 Mar 1890\nd. 21 Mar 1980|p10.htm#i446|
  • Claudetta Thacker was born circa 1940.
  • Her married name was Anderson.1

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.

Daniel "Danny" Wellman1

M, b. 29 July 1948, d. 14 April 2001
Daniel "Danny" Wellman|b. 29 Jul 1948\nd. 14 Apr 2001|p1.htm#i45|Charles "Chuck" Wellman|b. ?\nd. ?|p12.htm#i574||||||||||||||||
  • Daniel "Danny" Wellman was born on 29 July 1948.1
  • He died on 14 April 2001 at Ohio at age 52.1
  • He Danny never married.1

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.

John B. Varney

M, b. 2 March 1884, d. 5 March 1907
John B. Varney|b. 2 Mar 1884\nd. 5 Mar 1907|p1.htm#i48|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • John B. Varney was born on 2 March 1884 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1,2
  • He married an unknown person ; John never married.1
  • He died on 5 March 1907 at age 23; died at the age of 23.1
  • He was buried after 9 March 1907 at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia.3
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; John B., 16, is living with his parents and siblings.2
  • He was Family stories say that he was a physician.1

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  3. [S22] Interview, Sharon Spaulding Snow, Geraldine Moore Varney, Jo Anne Varney Hopkins, Kay Varney Waldridge, Ruby Varney Chambers, Cora Fillinger, Lola Varney Williams, 10 July 2004.

Sidney Varney

M, b. 6 October 1885, d. 13 March 1959
Sidney Varney|b. 6 Oct 1885\nd. 13 Mar 1959|p1.htm#i49|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Sidney Varney was born on 6 October 1885 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Logan County, West Virginia.2
  • He married Margaret Unknown circa 1925.3,4
  • Sidney Varney married Magdalene Wright, daughter of Arthur Wright and Emma Barton, before 1935.5
  • Sidney Varney died on 13 March 1959 at age 73.1
  • He was buried on 17 March 1959.5
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Sydney, 14, is living with his parents and siblings.6
  • He was ticket agent for the Norfolk and Western Rail Company from 1910 to 1930 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Sidney, age 24, is living with his parents and siblings.7
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia; Sid age 33, is single and living in a rooming house.8
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia; Sid, age 35, is widowed and living by himself in a home he owns.3

Family 1: Margaret Unknown b. 17 Apr 1883, d. 11 May 1929

Family 2: Magdalene Wright b. 10 Apr 1910, d. 22 Nov 1992

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S221] Sidney Varney entry, Birth Register 4130636 00103 (6 Oct 1885).
  3. [S48] 1930 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 24, dwelling 267, family 311.
  4. [S158] Margaret Varney, Death Record.
  5. [S22] Interview, Sharon Spaulding Snow, Geraldine Moore Varney, Jo Anne Varney Hopkins, Kay Varney Waldridge, Ruby Varney Chambers, Cora Fillinger, Lola Varney Williams, 10 July 2004.
  6. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  7. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  8. [S53] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 244, dwelling ?, family ?.

Edna Varney

F, b. 10 December 1889, d. 24 April 1968
Edna Varney|b. 10 Dec 1889\nd. 24 Apr 1968|p1.htm#i50|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Edna Varney was born on 10 December 1889 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • She married Wilburn "Wibb" B. Estep, son of Jonathan Estep and Christina Meade, before 1920 at Mingo County, West Virginia.1,2
  • Edna Varney married G.W. Cisco after 1950.3,1
  • Edna Varney died on 24 April 1968 at age 78.3
  • She was buried in 1968 at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia.3
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Edna, 10, is living with her parents and siblings.4
  • She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, Virginia; Edna, 20, is living with her parents and siblings.5
  • Her married name was Estep.1,2
  • She appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Hardee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Edna, age 31, is married and living with her husband and stepchildren.2
  • She appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Edna, 40, is living with her husband and son. Living with them are her stepdaughter, Lillie Kauffman and her son, Aubrey Hatfield.6
  • Her married name was Cisco.3,1
  • She lived in 1962 at Salem, Virginia.1

Family 1: Wilburn "Wibb" B. Estep b. 22 Dec 1868, d. 16 May 1949

Family 2: G.W. Cisco b. 1 Apr 1889, d. 5 Jun 1957

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S33] 1920 U.S. Federal Census; Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 19, dwelling 330, family 331.
  3. [S7] Submitted by Olivia Allen, Varney Cemetery.
  4. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  5. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  6. [S34] 1930 U.S. Federal Census; Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 23, dwelling 68, family 68.
  7. [S22] Interview, Sharon Spaulding Snow, Geraldine Moore Varney, Jo Anne Varney Hopkins, Kay Varney Waldridge, Ruby Varney Chambers, Cora Fillinger, Lola Varney Williams, 10 July 2004.

Ida Varney

F, b. 24 January 1892, d. 15 May 1948
Ida Varney|b. 24 Jan 1892\nd. 15 May 1948|p1.htm#i51|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Ida Varney was born on 24 January 1892 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • She married William Hugh Steele, son of Thomas Steele and Minna "Minnie" Ada Totten, on 9 June 1912 at Logan County, West Virginia; married by J.L. Chafin.1
  • Ida Varney died on 15 May 1948 at Switzer, Logan County, West Virginia, at age 56; 56 years, 3 months, 21 days; camcer.1,2
  • She was buried on 17 May 1948 at Steele Cemetery, Switzer, Logan County, West Virginia.2
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Ida, 8, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Ida, age 18, is living with her parents and siblings.4
  • She appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia; Ida, age 27, is living with husband, Hugh, and daughter Elihu.5
  • She appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Logan, Logan County, West Virginia; Ida, age 38, is living with husband, Hugh and children: Elihu, William, and Betty.6

Family: William Hugh Steele b. 6 Feb 1888, d. ?

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S150] Ida Varney Steele, Death Record.
  3. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  4. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  5. [S42] 1920 U.S. Census, LoganCounty, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 11, dwelling 181, family 213.
  6. [S50] 1930 U.S. Census, LoganCounty, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 10, dwelling 168, family 207.

Jane Varney

F, b. 17 October 1894, d. 20 May 1970
Jane Varney|b. 17 Oct 1894\nd. 20 May 1970|p1.htm#i52|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Jane Varney was born on 17 October 1894 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • She married William Hamilton Fillinger, son of Enoch Fillinger and Mary White, circa 1913.1
  • Jane Varney died on 20 May 1970 at age 75; age 75.1
  • She was buried at Varney Cemetery, Ragland, Mingo County, West Virginia.2
  • She appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Jane, 5, is living with her parents and siblings.3
  • She appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Jane, age 15, is living with her parents and siblings.4
  • Her married name was Fillinger.1
  • She appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Jane, age 25, is living at home with her husband and children: Fred and Enoch.5
  • She appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Jane, age 35, is lliving with her husband and six children.6
  • She lived in 1962 at Delbarton, West Virginia.1

Family: William Hamilton Fillinger b. 15 May 1888, d. 27 Sep 1954

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S7] Submitted by Olivia Allen, Varney Cemetery.
  3. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  4. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  5. [S65] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 2, dwelling 30, family 30.
  6. [S46] 1930 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 16, dwelling 277, family 277.

Thomas Benton Varney

M, b. 31 December 1896, d. 9 March 1980
Thomas Benton Varney|b. 31 Dec 1896\nd. 9 Mar 1980|p1.htm#i53|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Thomas Benton Varney was born on 31 December 1896 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He married Verda Hatfield, daughter of Valentine Hatfield and America Hatfield, on 15 August 1916 at Delbarton, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • Thomas Benton Varney died on 9 March 1980 at Williamson, Mingo County, West Virginia, at age 83; age 84.1
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Thomas, 3, is living with his parents and siblings.2
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Thomas, age 13, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Thomas, age 22, is living with his wife and two sons.4
  • He lived in 1962 at Matewan, West Virginia.1

Family: Verda Hatfield b. 30 May 1895, d. 1 Jun 1979

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  3. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  4. [S43] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 04, dwelling 59, family 59.
  5. [S161] Jimmie Varney, Death Record.

James Varney

M, b. 18 April 1899, d. 1975
James Varney|b. 18 Apr 1899\nd. 1975|p1.htm#i54|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • James Varney was born on 18 April 1899 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1
  • He died in 1975; age 75.1
  • He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; James, 8 months, is living with his parents and siblings. NOTE: birth date is given as Sep 1899.2
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; James, age 11, is living with his parents and siblings.3
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; James, age 20, is liviing at home with his father and siblings.4
  • He lived in 1962 at Delbarton, West Virginia.1

Family:

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S38] 1900 U.S. Census, Logan County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet ?, dwelling 43, family 43.
  3. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  4. [S40] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 2, dwelling 29, family 29.

Lorenzo 'Dow' Varney1

M, b. 20 February 1902, d. 18 November 1960
Lorenzo 'Dow' Varney|b. 20 Feb 1902\nd. 18 Nov 1960|p1.htm#i55|Lewis Varney|b. 30 Sep 1865\nd. 17 Mar 1953|p1.htm#i7|Elizabeth '"Betty" Farley|b. 5 Sep 1867\nd. 18 Jan 1913|p1.htm#i8|Henry C. Varney I|b. 15 Sep 1817\nd. 24 Apr 1896|p2.htm#i116|Jane Y. McNeely|b. 9 May 1823\nd. 24 May 1893|p4.htm#i142|Thomas B. Farley|b. 7 Aug 1837\nd. May 1920|p17.htm#i711|Nancy J. Pinson|b. 12 Aug 1844\nd. 22 Nov 1920|p17.htm#i712|
  • Lorenzo 'Dow' Varney was born on 20 February 1902 at The old home place, Ragland, Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia.1,2
  • He married an unknown person ; Dow never married.3
  • He died on 18 November 1960 at Mingo County, West Virginia, at age 58.2
  • He was buried on 20 November 1960 at Varney Cemetery, Mingo County, West Virginia; Name on headstone is Dow Varney.1,2
  • He appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Dow, age 8, is living with his parents and siblings.4
  • He appeared on the census of 1 January 1920 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Dow, age 18, is liviing at home with his father and siblings.5
  • He appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Lee Township, Mingo County, West Virginia; Dow, age 26, is living with his father in the home of his sister, Nancy and her family.6

Citations:

  1. [S1] Interview, Thompson Family, 2002-2008.
  2. [S7] Submitted by Olivia Allen, Varney Cemetery.
  3. [S22] Interview, Sharon Spaulding Snow, Geraldine Moore Varney, Jo Anne Varney Hopkins, Kay Varney Waldridge, Ruby Varney Chambers, Cora Fillinger, Lola Varney Williams, 10 July 2004.
  4. [S39] 1910 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 6, dwelling 81, family 81.
  5. [S40] 1920 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 2, dwelling 29, family 29.
  6. [S61] 1930 U.S. Census, Mingo County, West Virginia population schedule, Washington D. C., sheet 23, dwelling 104, family 104.
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