Calonias William Stewart
- Born: 5 May 1881, Virginia
- Marriage: Lena E. Nichols circa 1899 in Franklin Co., VA
- Died: 16 Jul 1969, Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., VA at age 88
- Buried: Sherwood Memorial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., VA
Cause of his death was Carcinoma of Prostate.
The 1900 Federal Census for Maggodee, Franklin Co., VA, District 31, page 171A, dated June 25, 1900 records William (May 1880 - VA/VA/VA) and Lena E. (Dec 1877 - VA/VA/VA) Stewart and son Jessie W. (April 1900). William is a farmer and has been married to Lena for 1 year. They have had 1 child.
The 1910 Federal Census for Maggodee, Franklin Co., VA, District 42, page 169B, dated April 25, 1910 records Seaboy Stewart (3) living with his parents Calvinal W. (29 - VA/VA/VA) and Lena L. (31 - VA/VA/VA) Stewart and siblings Jessie W. (10), Landan S. (7), Eliza (5), and Bertha M. (1 11/12). Calvinal is a farmer and has been married to Lena for 11 years. They have had 5 children all of whom are still living.
The WWI Draft Registration Card for Calonias William Stewart dated Sept 12, 1917 records his date of birth as May 3, 1881. He is currently living on Bent Mountain in Roanoke Co., VA. His occupation is farming, working for C. W. Stewart of Bent Mountain [that would be his father]. His nearest relative is Charlie Stewart in Eliston, Montgomery Co., VA. He is medium height with blue eyes and brown hair. Note: Charlie Stewart appears to be Calonia's father ... see research notes for Calonias William Stewart.
The 1880 Federal Census for Floyd Co., VA, District 30, page 178A, dated June 10, 1880 records Charles (25 - VA/VA/VA) and Eliza P. (23 - VA/VA/VA) Stewart with children Christopher (4) and James C. (1/12 [May]).
The 1900 Federal Census for Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VA, District 20, page 159B, dated June 26, 1910 records Charlie M. (May 1853 - VA/VA/VA) and Eliza P. (June 1854 - VA/VA/VA) Stewart with children Eller G. (Aug 1881), Lillie M. (May 1888), and Nannie O. (Jan 1891). Next door are John and Mahala [Conner] Aldridge and children. They will have a daughter, Piney, who will marry Seaboy Stewart. Note: The date of birth for Eller G. Stewart seems to be in conflict with that of his brother, Calonias; however, the WWI Draft Registration Card for Eller Green Stewart records his date of birth as June 5, 1880 ... thus giving 11 months before the birth of Calonias W. Stewart (according to his WWI Draft Card).
The 1920 Federal Census for Locust Grove, Floyd Co., VA, District 105, page 117A, dated January 3, 1920 records Chas M. (66 - VA/VA/VA) and Eliza P. (65 - VA/VA/VA) Stewart with their grand daughter, Maybelle Stewart (13).
Alleghany, Montgomery, Virginia
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Colonis William Stewart (widowed)
Residence: Bent Mountain, Roanoke Co., VA
Occupation: Farmer & Merchant
Age at Death: 89
Birth Date: 5 May 1880 in Virginia
Death Date: 16 Jul 1969
Death Place: Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Virginia
Burial: Sherwood Cemetery, Salem, VA
Registration Date: 22 Jul 1969
Father: Charlie Stewart
Mother: Elizabeth Mannon
Spouse: Lena Nichols Stewart
Informant: Mrs. Dexter A. Powell
Calonias married Lena E. Nichols circa 1899 in Franklin Co., VA. (Lena E. Nichols was born in Dec 1877 in Virginia and died after 1920 in Maggodee, Franklin Co., VA.)