DESCENDANTS OF ABRAHAM MCCOY

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Don Norman

 

1.ABRAHAM MCCOY

 

    Abraham McCoy was born in 1856 and was killed in a sawmill

accident in Roane County WV in 1874.  He married Florence

Burdette.  Florence was born in 1858 and died in Calhoun County

Wv in 1880.

 

Children of Abraham and Florence (Burdette) McCoy.

 

  2.  (1). Mont

 

  3.  (2). Everett

 

  4.  (3). Florence

         m.------ Gainer

 

  5.  (4). Anna

         m.------ Steinbeck

 

  6.  (5). John Ira                b.       1873   d.       1950

         m.Mary Virginia Riggs  1895

 

 

6.JOHN IRA MCCOY     1.ABRAHAM MCCOY

 

    John Ira McCoy, a son of Abraham and Florence (Burdette)

McCoy, was born in Roane County WV in 1873 and died in Calhoun

County WV in 1950.  he married Mary Virginia Riggs in 1895. 

Mary, a daughter of James and Rebecca (Starcher) Riggs, was born

in Calhoun County in 1878 and died there in 1976.

 

Children of John Ira and Mary Virginia (Riggs) McCoy.

 

  7.  (1). Eddie                   b.       1903

 

  8.  (2). James Hollie            b.       1905

         m.Beulah Starcher

         m.Wano Husk

 

  9.  (3). Howard Von              b. Nov  2 1907     d. Apr 21 2007

         m. Geraldine Stevens

         m. Murrel (Smith) Bush

 

 10.  (4). Ruby Glendal            b.       1910

         m.Elizabeth Whytsell

 

 11.  (5). Thelma Rebecca          b.       1913

         m.Ray Roach

 

 12.  (6). Myrtle Gertrude         b.       1916

         m.Gifford Weaver

 

 13.  (7). Bessie Juanita              b. Feb 9 1919  d. Jun 22 2011

         m.Carl Anderson

 

 14.  (8). George Washington       b.       1921

         m.Eleanor Atkinson

 

 

6.JOHN IRA MCCOY     1.ABRAHAM MCCOY

 

        Howard Von McCoy, a son of John Ira and Mary Virginia (Riggs) McCoy, was born in Calhoun County WV November 2, 1907 and died in Coolville, OH April 21, 2007. He married Geraldine Stevens in Calhoun County September 20, 1930. Geraldine, a daughter of Elza and Dora Stevens, was born in Calhoun County about 1913 and precede Howard in death.
        Howard’s second wife is Murrell (Smith) [Bush] McCoy.
 
Children of Howard Von and Geraldine (Stevens) McCoy.
 
15.               (1). Steve
 
16.               (2). Bernita
          m. ---- Werner
 
17.               (3). Carolyn
         m. Carl Ratliff
 
18.               (4). Alice
        m. Dick Shanks
 
19.               (5). Ronald
        m. Diane
 
Children of ----- and Murrel (Smith) Bush.
 (Step children of Howard Von McCoy.)
 
20.               (1). Nancy
         m. Gene Mullins
 
21.               (2). Sondra
         m. Wayne Carr
 
22.               (3). Thomas

 

 

13.BESSIE JUANITA MCCOY   6.JOHN IRA MCCOY     1.ABRAHAM MCCOY

 

      Bessie Juanita McCoy, a daughter of John Ira and Mary Virginia (Riggs) McCoy, was born in Calhoun County WV February 9, 1919 and died June 22, 2011. She married Carl Edwin Anderson, who preceded her in death.

 

Children of Carl Edwin and Bessie Juanita (McCoy) Anderson.

 

 23.  (1). Sue Ellen

         m. ----- Bermele

 

 24.  (2). John Edwin

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"History of Calhoun County WV 1989" p.130

“Hur Herald.com” Calhoun County WV April 23 2007, Jun 24 2011