I am looking for any info on Wade Alfred Columbus Kiser. Born and lived in Wise, Virginia in 1888. Married to a Velva Rose Brummit, I believe is the spelling. Any additional info would be greatly appreciated.
There's a WWII draft card for Wade Alfred Columbus KISER b. 19-Dec-1888 in Toms Creek, Wise, VA. Registered in Toms Creek, Wise, VA. Name of person who would also know his address: Velva Rose KISER. Employed at Blue Diamond Coal Co., Toms Creek.
There's a VA birth record for a Wade A.C. KISER b. 18-Dec-1886 in Wise, VA. Parents were Flurnoy and Ellen G. KISER.
The 1900 census for Lipps District, Bonds & Coeburn Townships, Wise Co, VA:
KISER, Flurnoy b. Apr 1865 in VA, married 15 yrs, both parents b. VA, farm laborer
wife Ellen J. b. Feb 1865 in VA, 7 children born, 6 children living, both parents b. VA
son Andrew N. b. Feb 1887
son Wade C. b. May 1889
son Orbin N. b. Mar 1891
son Warner b. Jan 1894
son Charlie b. May 1895
dau Emma B. b. Feb 1899
Social Security Death Index listing for Columbus KISER b. 18-Dec-1886, d. Mar 1968 in Wise, VA
WWI draft registration for Columbus KISER b. 19-Dec-1887 in Toms Creek, Wise, VA. Residence: Corbum, VA. Dependents: wife and 2 children.
1940 census for Lipps, Wise, VA:
KISER, C.A. age 50 b. VA, miner
wife Velva age 30 b. VA
son Leeland (?) age 28 b. VA, miner
son Garland age 21 b. VA, new worker
son Henry age 10 b. VA
son Donald age 1 b. VA
Living next door is KISER, W.W. age 25, wife Mabel age 24, dau Floria age 6, dau Shirley age 4 and dau Drucella age 9/12
It looks like W.A.C. was previously married because Velva couldn't be the mother of the oldest two sons.
There's a VA marriage record for a Columbus KISER, age 19, to Zora PAYNER, age 17, on 22-Aug-1906 in Lotus, Wise, VA. Groom's parents were H.F. and E.J. KISER. Bride's parents were W.A. and Mary PAYNE.
1930 census for Lipps, Wise, VA:
KISER, Clum age 45 b. VA
son Ludford age 18 b. VA
son Woodrow age 16 b. VA
son Garland age 10 b. VA
There's an OH death record for a Ledford T. KISER b. 1-Oct-1911 in VA, d. 1-May-1995 in Warren Co, OH. Occ. Coal Miner. Widowed. Father's surname: KISER. Mother's surname: PAYNE
Findagrave page for Flournoy H. KISER with links to wife Ellen and sons Orbin and Andrew: