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  1. Eldridge Roy Dempsey: Birth: 21 OCT 1929 in Elverton, Fayette County, West Virginia. Death: 23 JUL 1997 in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia

  2. Geraldine Ethyl Dempsey: Birth: 21 FEB 1931 in Winona, Fayette County, West Virginia. Death: 13 APR 2007 in Lansing, Fayette County, West Virginia

  3. Person Not Viewable

  4. James Stanley Dempsey: Birth: 17 JUL 1935 in Lansing, Fayette County, West Virginia. Death: 15 DEC 1992 in Denton County, Texas

1. Title:   Letter written by Geraldine Dempsey Workman to Lois Dempsey Lee
Publication:   Package received in 1995 from Lois Dempsey Lee containing letter, family group sheets, marriage certificates, other misc. notes
2. Title:   U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (database)
Publication:   citing Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, Master File
3. Title:   West Virginia Vital Research Records Project (database and images)
Page:   State file no. 68-017935, Registration district no. 100, Serial no. 545
Publication:   A collaborative venture between the West Virginia State Archives and the Genealogical Society of Utah to place vital records online via the West Virginia Archives and History Web site accessible at
4. Title:   1920 U.S. Federal Census, (index and images)
Page:   West Virginia, Fayette County, Mountain Cove District, Victor Precinct, ED 33, sheet 7A, household 107-109, William H. Dempsey
Publication:   <i>Ancestry</i>, citing Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920 population schedule, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls
5. Title:   Carri Ann Strunk
Publication:   Post-em note to "Dempsey Genealogical Exchange Family Group Sheets" gedcom at rootsweb

a. Note:   Delayed Certificate of Birth
  1920 U.S. Federal Census [see father's listing]
  1930 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, West Virginia Nuttall Enumeration District No. 30, Sheet No. Dempsey, Earl head head 19 West Virginia Dempsey, Thelma wife 16 Dempsey, Eldridge son 0 (30-12 in file)
  1940 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, West Virginia Mountain Cove Dempsey, Earl head 29 married WV driver school bus school Dempsey, Thelma wife 27 married WV Dempsey, Eldrage R. son 10 single WV Dempsey, Jeraldine daughter 8 single WV Dempsey, Eloise 6 single WV Dempsey, James son 4 single WV (37-17A in file)
  Occupation: Coal miner and Deputy Sheriff for 16 years [Source: Carri Strunk]
  Death Record Name: Earl Stanley Dempsey Death Date: 03 Dec 1968 Death Place: Fayette, West Virginia Gender: male Age: Estimated Birth Year: Birth Place: Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Lucille Wikerson Father's Name: William Dempsey Father's Birthplace: Mother's Name: Laura Ingram Mother's Birthplace: Occupation: Street Address: Residence: Cemetery: Burial Place: Burial Date: Film Number: 1992198 Digital Folder Number: 4259879 Image Number: 1986 Source: County Records Reference Number: 17935 Collection: West Virginia Deaths, 1853-1970 (in file)
  Publication: Beckley Post-Herald (Beckley, West Virginia) Published: Wednesday Morning December 4, 1968 Headline: Earl S. Dempsey Dies; Rites Slated Fayetteville - Earl Stanley Dempsey, 58, of Fayetteville died Tuesday morning in an Oak Hill hospital after a short illness. Born Nov. 15, 1910, at Victor, he was the son of the late William and Laura Ingram Dempsey. He was a state employe, a former Fayette County deputy sheriff and a member of the Methodist Church and LaFayette Lodge No. 57, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lucy Wilkerson Dempsey; three sons, Eldridge Roy of Hopewell, John Stanley of Dallas, Texas, and Herbert Lee Wilkerson of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; two daughters, Mrs. James Workman of Lansing and Mrs. Eloise Danko of Ravenswood; two brothers, Clyde of Garten and Fred of Victor; a sister, Mrs. Hester Skaggs of Ansted; and 10 children. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Dodd-Payne Funeral Home Chapel in Fayetteville with Rev. Billie Reed Wickline in charge. Burial will be in Huse Memorial Park. The body will remain at the funeral home where friends may call after 5 p.m. today. (in file) is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.