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Thomas Allender and Apaline Kelley Family Information

compiled by Randy E. Stalnaker
restalnaker@peoplepc.com
corrections are welcome

Apaline Kelley, daughter of Dolbeare Kelley, [son of William Kelley and Gean Kittle], and Margaret Kittle, [daughter of Moses Kittle and Nancy Bennett], was born on May 8, 1848, in Randolph County, WV, and died Dec. 9, 1927, at Porterwood, Tucker County, WV. She married Thomas Alexander Allender, son of George Allender and Mary "Polly" Anderson on Feb. 28, 1868, marriage performed by Rev. John B. Earle. Thomas Allender was born Feb. 5, 1840, and died March 2, 1929, at Porterwood, Tucker County, WV. Both are buried at the Moore Family Cemetery at Porterwood, Tucker County, WV.

Children of Thomas and Apaline Kelley Allender

Alonzo "Joe" Allender, born June 28, 1870, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died at Parsons on Oct. 10, 1947. Married March 27, 1894, to Ellena "Vera" Roberts, born March 6, 1876, died July 12, 1961, at Parsons, WV, both buried at Parsons.

Children of Joe and Vera Allender:

Inez Allender born June 26, 1895, died November 20, 1975

Bret Allender born ? died? married to Frances Wilmoth

Beatrice Allender born November 21, 1899, died ? married to William McFee

Henry Allender born ? died ? married Betty Hedrick

Winifred Allender born? died? married Harry North


Martha Ellen Allender, born March 26, 1872, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died May 1, 1952, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV. Married March 31, 1893 to Columbus Hansford, born October 11, 1871, Pleasant Run, Tucker County, WV, died Oct. 31, 1955, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV, both buried at Parsons family Cemetery.

Children of Columbus and Martha Allender Hansford:

Elka June Hansford born ? died ? married Harvey Moran

Coburn J. Hansford born ? died ? married ?

Pearl [Lelah] Hansford born ? died Dec. 29, 1991, Bridgeport, WV, married Oct. 30, 1914 to William L. Gainer born June 17, 1886, died Nov.19, 1974. [previous information on second marriage was incorrect.  Pearl did not remarry after the death of her husband-as per her granddaughter Tracy Gainer Vash] RNW

Zena Hansford
Zela Hansford [twins, died at infancy]

Whitmar Hansford born ? died? married to Margaret Carlisle

Don Hansford born ? died? married first to Nina Goothier, second to ?

Naomi Hansford born Feb. 12, 1909, died 1984, married June 21, 1925 to Joe Moran

Ruth "Mamie" Hansford born March 13, 1913, died ? married first Nov. 28, 1928 to Charles Pownell, married 2nd Feb. 5, 1942 to Charleton Morrison

 

Nancy Victoria Allender, born Feb 4, 1874, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died May 6, 1953, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV. Married Jan. 1, 1890, to Haymond L. Hansford, born July 10, 1867, Pleasant Run, Tucker County, WV died May 4, 1945, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV

Children of Haymond and Nancy Allender Hansford

Dallas Hansford born Dec. 23, 1891, died? married first to Daisy Leathers, 2nd to Pearl?

Bessie Hansford born May 11, 1893, died ? married first to Harry Kimble, 2nd to Alpheus J. Vanscoy

Monnie Hansford born March 23, 1896, died ? married April 18, 1915 to Lester Hanna

David R. Hansford born July 6, 1899, died ? married Gladys Buchannon

Dorothy Mabel Hansford born Sept 18, 1902 died? married Sept. 26, 1922 to Leonard Cox

Thomas M. Hansford born June 22, 1905, died ? married Helen Gootheir

Julia E. Hansford born Feb. 29, 1908, died ? married Thomas White

Wilford H. Hansford, born Oct. 13, 1911, died Dec. 25, 1986, married Mildred Blosser

Laurence Hansford born Sept. 6, 1910, died in infancy

 


George Allender born May 11, 1877, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died June 17, 1941, Weston, WV. Married Dec. 16, 1914, to Luceba Finley, born ? died ?.

Children of George and Luceba Finley Allender

Winifred Allender born ? died ?

Margaret Allender born ? died ? married Robert Hope

 

Celia Allender, born Jan. 11, 1880, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died Dec. 6, 1951, French Creek, WV. Married first on Dec. 14, 1901 to William H. Shoemaker, married second on May 20, 1928 to Llewellyn Buchanan. Celia is buried at the Moore Family Cemetery at Porterwood, Tucker County, WV

Children of William Shoemaker and Celia Allender

Clifford Shoemaker born ? died Feb 24, 1956, married to Veda Varner

Georgia Shoemaker born ? died Nov. 17, 1959, married Oct. 22, 1924 to Robert Swisher

Richard Shoemaker born June 10, 1910

 

Margaret Allender, born Oct. 23, 1881, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died Oct. 24, 1962, Parsons, Tucker County, WV. Married July 3, 1900, to Hickman Kelley, born Oct. 2, 1876, died Feb. 7, 1951, Parsons, WV, son of Jesse and Virginia Gainor Kelley.

Children of Hickman and Margaret Allender Kelley

Alda Kelley born June 12 1901, died ? married first to Hartsell L. Delauder, born July 5, 1893, died ?. Married 2nd to Charles H. Gaskill

Hazel Kelley born March 17, 1903, died Sept., 1985, married to Harry B. Frank

Violet Kelley born Feb 3, 1905, died Sept. 5, 1992, married June 9, 1930 to Earl Corcoran, born Aug. 13, 1905, died Dec, 28, 1991

Leon W. Kelley, born June 3, 1911, died Oct. 5, 1985, married Colene Shaffer

Vernon Kelley born April 3, 1916, died May 20, 1968, married

James M Kelley, born June 20, 1918, died Oct. 30, 1988, married Geneva N. Collins Moody

 

Delphia Ann Allender, born Feb. 15, 1884, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died March 7, 1971, Elkins, Randolph County, WV. Married April 10, 1902 to Walter Vanscoy, son of David L. Vanscoy and Medora Burner, born Sept 9, 1874, died Jan. 24, 1972, Elkins, Randolph County, WV

Children of Walter and Delphia A. Allender Vanscoy

Medora E. Vanscoy, born Feb. 12, 1903, died Aug. 21, 1985, never married

Madge Vanscoy, born ? died? married May 17, 1926 to Lloyd Shriver

Enid Vanscoy, born Sept. 20, 1906, died? married first Jan. 1, 1925 to Ernest Mull, 2nd to Eugene Hill, third marriage on May 2, 1959 to Francis Coleman

Ray Vanscoy born July 11, 1909, died July 17, 1959, married Sept. 28, 1930 to Eleanor Bosely

Bert Vanscoy born March 8, 1911, died Jan. 26, 1972, never married

Wilma Vanscoy born Oct. 24, 1916, died ? married Sept. 9, 1934 to Sewell Wilfong

 

Amy Belle Allender, born May 14, 1888, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died March 29, 1954, Dailey, Randolph County, WV. Married at Pettit, by Rennix Weese on May 29, 1906, to Jesse Brown Vanscoy, son of David L. Vanscoy and Medora E. Burner, born May 30, 1884, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died June 4, 1960, Dailey, Randolph County, WV, both buried at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Elkins, Randolph County, WV

Children of Jesse Brown and Amy Belle Allender Vanscoy

Hazel Vanscoy born March 29, 1907, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died March 7, 1984, Wheeling, WV, married Oct. 11, 1934 to Arleigh Shields

Roy Vanscoy born June 10, 1909, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died Oct. 1, 1992, Elkins, Randolph County, WV, married Nov. 1, 1929 to Regina Virginia Digman

Ruby Vanscoy born Sept. 27, 1912, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died April 6, 1990, Clarksburg, Harrison County, WV, married Nov. 11, 1933 to Cecil Kisner

Norman Vanscoy born Aug. 3, 1916, Pettit, Randolph County, WV, died Feb. 8, 2001, Ohio, married Sept. 29, 1938 to Sarah Lee Warner

Cecil Vanscoy born May 23, 1919, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV, died Jan. 26, 2005, Dailey, Randolph County, WV, married Aug. 10, 1947 to Josephine Kayes

Clarence Vanscoy born Sept. 11, 1922, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV married Jan. 3, 1943 to Frances Eilene Fawley

Mary Vanscoy born May 18, 1924, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV, died March 7, 2007, Granby, Conn., married Oct. 10, 1946 to Robert Castle

Carolyn June Vanscoy born April 19, 1930, Porterwood, Tucker County, WV, died March 12, 2001, Dawsonville, Dawson County, Ga., married first on Sept. 1, 1949 to Kenneth E. Stalnaker, married second May 28, 1977, Dawsonville, Ga. to Elco "Kit" Thurmond. Both are buried at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Dawson County, Ga.