Arnett ADKINS (William Mike Adkins6, Sylvester ADKINS5, Randolph ADKINS [“Spang”]4, Randolph ADKINS [“Randle”]3, William ADKINS, Jr.2 William Atkinson ADKINS1) was born 13 May 1904 in Laurel Hill District, Lincoln County, West Virginia and died 18 October 1992 at Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland. He married Letha S. MCCLELLAN, daughter of Luverna MCCLELLAN and Unknown UNKNOWN. Letha was born about 1902-1904. [Luverna McClellan was the daughter of William J. McClellan and Julina McGraw. Luverna McClellan later married Thomas McCoy.]
The death certificate (Number 16478)for Luvern McCoy [Lavern McClellan], female, white, widowed, of Route 2, Branchland, Lincoln County, West Virginia states that she was born 25 August 1884 in Lincoln County, West Virginia, daughter of William McClellan and Unspecified McGraw. She died 28 December 1955 at Saint Marys Hospital, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia of acute rheumatic myocarditis. She was buried at the Fulks Cemetery, location not given. Informant was Mrs. K. E. Staats.
Social Security Death Index
Name: Edith C. Staats
Born: 3 Oct 1909
Died: Aug 1991
State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951 )[See 1920 census record for Thomas McCoy, below.]
The 1900 census for Laurel Hill District, Lincoln County, West Virginia lists: William McClellan 48, born April 1832; wife Julina McClellan 36, born December 1863; daughter Luverna McClellan 17, born August 1882; daughter Genneva McClellan [Geneva McClellan] 16, born April 1884; son Charles McClellan 14, born October 1885; daughter Arminta McClellan 12, born February 1888; daughter Elizabeth McClellan 9, born December 1890; daughter Emerine McClellan 8, born April 1892; son John McClellan 5, born December 1894; son George McClellan 3, born September 1896; brother-in-law John Brumfield 64, born 1836; sister-in-law Mahala Brumfield [Mahalia Brumfield] 67, born 1833; brother-in-law Matison Brumfield [Madison Brumfield] 46, born 1853.
The 1910 census for Laurel Hill District, Lincoln County, West Virginia lists: William J. McClellan 56; wife Juline McClellan 48; son Charles H. McClellan 24; daughter Arminta McClellan 27; daughter Emerine McClellan 18; son John W. McClellan 16; son George S. McClellan 14; granddaughter Leffie McClellan 6 [Is “Leffie McClellan” Letha McClellan?] Next door lived Thomas McCoy 24; wife Verne McCoy 26 [presumably Luverna McClellan McCoy]; daughter Edith McCoy 2 months.
The 1920 census for Laurel Hill District, Lincoln County, West Virginia lists: Thomas McCoy 34; wife Luaem McCoy [Luverna McCoy] 37; daughter Enith McCoy [Edith McCoy] 9; daughter Georgia McCoy 6; daughter Minans McCoy 1 year, 1 month; stepdaughter Letha McClellan 18. Next door lived Charles McClellan 34; wife Jinie McClellan 48; boarder Rebecca Cox 80. Next door to Charles McClellan lived William J. McClellan 66, widowed; daughter Malindie E. McClellan 23 single; daughter Armeda Enoch 32, widowed; grandson Winfield Enoch 1 year, 11 months.
The 1930 census for Laurel Hill District, Lincoln County, West Virginia lists: Arnett Adkins 25; ;wife Letha S. Adkins 33; daughter Nella F. Adkins 7; daughter Hellen M. Adkins [Helen M. Adkins] 6; son Wyatt G. Adkins 2 years, 3 months; son Carl H. Adkins, 3 months or 7 months.
Social Security Death IndexName: Arnett Adkins SSN: 235-09-8197
Last Residence: 21532Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States of AmericaBorn: 13 May 1904 Died: 18 Oct 1992State (Year) SSN issued: West Virginia (Before 1951 )
Children of Arnett ADKINS and Letha S. MCCLELLAN are:
i. Nella F. ADKINS was born about 1922.
ii. Helen M. ADKINS was born about 1923.
iii. Wyatt G. ADKINS was born about 1927.
iv. Carl H. ADKINS was born about 1930.