Goldie J. Totten
- Born: 22 Dec 1888, Kimball, McDowell Co., West Virginia
- Marriage: Jake Emmett Daughtrey circa 1928 in Roanoke City, VA
- Died: 16 Dec 1976, Narrows, VA but lived in Roanoke City, VA at age 87
- Buried: 18 Dec 1976, Sherwood Memorial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., VA
The 1900 Federal Census for Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia, District 69 records Goldie Totten (Dec 1888 - WV/WV/WV) living with her parents Gordon S. (July 1866 - WV/WV/WV) and Nancy J. (Jan 1857 - WV/WV/WV) Totten and siblings Buena Vista Totten (Nov 1890), May Totten (Feb 1892), and Cornelius Totten (May 1894). Gordon is a farmer and has been married to Nancy for 12 years. They have had 6 children 4 of whom are still living.
The 1910 Federal Census for Browns Creek, McDowell Co., West Virginia, District 76 records Gordon S. (466 - WV/WV/WV) and Nancy J. (52 - WV/WV/WV) Totten and children May Totten (18) and Neal Totten (16). Gordon is a farmer and has been married to Nancy for 23 years. They have had 6 children 4 of whom are still living.
The 1943-1944 Roanoke City Directory lists:
Goldie J. Daughtrey (wid Jake) sten h1821 Grove Street, Roanoke, VA
The 1945, 1946, & 1948 Roanoke City Directories list:
Mrs. Goldie J. Daughtrey, at 1822 [or 1821] Grove Street [Williamson Road District], Roanoke, VA ... since (1) her husband, Jake Daughtrey, is not listed at this address and (2) the fact that Jake dies in 1955, and (3) that Jake is not mentioned in Goldie's obituary, and (4) that Goldie's Daughtrey's nieces & nephews are not mentioned, one can assume that Jake and Goldie separated or divorced ... see Goldie's obituary below.
The Roanoke Times, December 17, 1976
Mrs. Goldie Totten Daughtrey age 88 of 3114 Ellsworth St. NE died Thursday morning in a Narrows nursing home. She was born in Kimball, W Va., a member of a pioneer family of McDowell County. Mrs. Daughtrey was an active member of the Huntington Court Untied Methodist Church and also of Electa Chapter #33 O. E. S. Surviving are one nephew, Vernon Calloway, Welch, W Va., two nieces, Mrs Louis Curry, Phoenix, Arizona, Mrs. Joseph Birwasser, Newport News, VA. Funeral services will be held at Oakey's Roanoke Chapel Saturday at 10:30 a. m. by the Rev. Jack A. Minnick. Emtombment in Sherwood Burial Park. The family suggests that memorials be made to the Library Fund of the Huntington Court Methodist Church. Friends may call at Oakey's, Roanoke.
The SSDI records:
Last Residence: 24012 Roanoke, Roanoke City, Virginia
Born: 22 Dec 1888
Last Benefit: 24153 Salem, Salem, Virginia
Died: Dec 1976
State (Year) SSN issued: Georgia (Before 1951)
Goldie married Jake Emmett Daughtrey, son of Jacob Edward Daughtrey and Lucy Ann Winborne, circa 1928 in Roanoke City, VA. (Jake Emmett Daughtrey was born on 5 Dec 1879 in Nansemond Co, VA, died on 2 Jun 1955 in Roanoke City, VA and was buried in Sherwood Memorial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., VA.)