Posey Eugene Viars

6 April 1905–3 May 1963 (Age 58)
Barren Springs, Wythe, Virginia, United States

The Life of Posey Eugene

When Posey Eugene Viars was born on 6 April 1905, in Barren Springs, Wythe, Virginia, United States, his father, Charley Walter Viars, was 21 and his mother, Minnie Jane Dalton, was 19. He married Macie Minerva Birchfield on 19 March 1924. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lead Mines District, Wythe, Virginia, United States in 1910 and Sherman Magisterial District, Boone, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 3 May 1963, in Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Lester, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Posey Eugene Viars
Macie Minerva Birchfield
Marriage: 19 March 1924
Edith Jane Viars
Edna Pauline Viars
Walter Stephen Viars
Lola Juanita Viars
Wayne Delano Viars
Cleadus Eugene Viars

Spouse and Children

19 March 1924


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 5

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Variant of Vires .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Posey Eugene Viars, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Posey Eugene Viars, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Pose U Vial in household of Walter C Vial, "United States Census, 1910"

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