|Paul Elias Soyars
Paul Elias Soyars
The 1940 Federal Census for Mayo River, Patrick Co., Virginia records Paul Elias Soyars (18) living with his parents Major T. (55 - VA) and Georgia T. (46 - VA) Soyas and siblings Silas Grant (16), David Thomas (14), and Jeanette (12) living along Highway 58.
Paul married Nellie Catherine Ashworth, daughter of George Emmit Ashworth and Dorinda Julie Bowman. (Nellie Catherine Ashworth was born on 30 Mar 1916 in Franklin Co., VA, died on 18 Mar 2008 in Franklin Co., VA and was buried in Antioch Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rocky Mount, Franklin Co., VA.)