McDowell and Wyoming Co WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Billy B. Pauley

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Friday December 16, 2004, newspaper obit.
Lois Jean Day; born on 31 Aug 1934 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died on 16 Dec 2004 at a Bluefield
hospital; daughter of Bougle and Rachel Perkins Day; wife of Billy B. Pauley ,deceased; children:
Ivory Jo Ann, David B. and Steven Ray Pauley.


Lois Jean Day

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Friday December 16, 2004, newspaper obit.
Lois Jean Day; born on 31 Aug 1934 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died on 16 Dec 2004 at a Bluefield
hospital; daughter of Bougle and Rachel Perkins Day; wife of Billy B. Pauley ,deceased; children:
Ivory Jo Ann, David B. and Steven Ray Pauley; siblings: Marlene Day Payne and Yvonne Day.


Ivory Jo Ann Pauley

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Friday December 16, 2004, newspaper obit.
Lois Jean Day; born on 31 Aug 1934 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died on 16 Dec 2004 at a Bluefield
hospital; daughter of Bougle and Rachel Perkins Day; wife of Billy B. Pauley ,deceased; children:
Ivory Jo Ann, David B. and Steven Ray Pauley.


David B. Pauley

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Friday December 16, 2004, newspaper obit.
Lois Jean Day; born on 31 Aug 1934 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died on 16 Dec 2004 at a Bluefield
hospital; daughter of Bougle and Rachel Perkins Day; wife of Billy B. Pauley ,deceased; children:
Ivory Jo Ann, David B. and Steven Ray Pauley.


Steven Ray Pauley

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Friday December 16, 2004, newspaper obit.
Lois Jean Day; born on 31 Aug 1934 at Jolo, McDowell Co, WV; died on 16 Dec 2004 at a Bluefield
hospital; daughter of Bougle and Rachel Perkins Day; wife of Billy B. Pauley ,deceased; children:
Ivory Jo Ann, David B. and Steven Ray Pauley.


Thurman Crouch

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1925); Page 243; WV Archives Web Site.
Thurman Crouch; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; married on 13 Aug 1925
at Beartown, WV; Flossie Lusk; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV.


Flossie M. Lusk

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 25 Apr 1910,
Page 198A, Family #51.
Listed as Flossie M. Lusk, age 1 yr, 2 months, born in WV, in household of
father, Fredrick K. Lusk.
2. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 29 Jan 1920,
Page 156A, Family #215.
Listed as Flossie M. Lusk, age 11, born in WV, in household of father, Fredrick K. Lusk.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1925); Page 243; WV Archives Web Site.
Thurman Crouch; age 19; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; married on 13 Aug 1925
at Beartown, WV; Flossie Lusk; age 16; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV.
4. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.


Theodore "Ted" Parsons

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Parson; age 26; born in VA; living at Crumpler, WV; son of ____; married on 17 Feb 1934
at Pineville, WV; Pearl Lusk; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of
Fred and Lona Lusk.


Pearl Lusk

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 29 Jan 1920,
Page 156A, Family #215.
Listed as Pearl Lusk, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Fredrick K. Lusk.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 107A, Family #319.
Listed as Pearl Lusk, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, Fred K. Lusk.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 244; WV Archives Web Site.
Theodore Parson; age 26; born in VA; living at Crumpler, WV; son of ____; married on 17 Feb 1934
at Pineville, WV; Pearl Lusk; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of
Fred and Lona Lusk.
4. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
5. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Pearl Parsons; born on 19 Feb 1914; died in Feb 1987; living at Elgood. Mercer Co, WV at death.


Fred Garlon "Freddie" Byrd

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Garlon Byrd; age 26; born in Wilkes Co, NC; living at Algoma, WV; son of Cell Byrd and Clara
Byrd Harrald; married on 20 Oct 1934 at the home of the bride; Martha Lusk; age 18; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of Fred and Lona Lusk.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Lusk-Mitchem Cemetery; Beartown, WV; as of 7 Aug 2001.
Freddie G. Byrd; born on 13 Mar 1908; died on 2 Jun 1953; "Father"; "Gone but not forgotten";
"Husband"; buried here.


Martha Lusk

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 29 Jan 1920,
Page 156A, Family #215.
Listed as Martha Lusk, age 4 yrs, 10 months, born in WV, in household of
father, Fredrick K. Lusk.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 107A,
Family #319.
Listed as Martha Lusk, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Fred K. Lusk.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1934); Page 402; WV Archives Web Site.
Fred Garlon Byrd; age 26; born in Wilkes Co, NC; living at Algoma, WV; son of Cell Byrd and Clara
Byrd Harrald; married on 20 Oct 1934 at the home of the bride; Martha Lusk; age 18; born in
Wyoming Co, WV; living at Crumpler, WV; daughter of Fred and Lona Lusk.
4. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
5. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Martha Byrd; born on 10 Mar 1916; died on 30 Mar 1999; living at Elgood, Mercer Co, WV at death.
6. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site; Cemeteries; Lusk-Mitchem Cemetery; Beartown, WV; as of 7 Aug 2001.
Martha Lusk Byrd; born on 10 Mar 1916; died on 30 Mar 1989; "Mother"; "Gone but not forgotten";
buried here.


Rexford Lee Richardson

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__ (1947); Page 51; WV Archives Web Site.
Rexford Lee Richardson; age 25; born at Queback, TN; divorced; living at Nashville, TN; son of Tom
and Callie (Deaton) Richardson; married on 17 Jul 1947 in McDowell Co, WV; Evelyn Lusk; age 21;
born and living at Crumpler, Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Fred K. and Anna Lona (Bailey)
Lusk.


Evelyn Lusk

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 107A, Family #319.
Listed as Evaline Lusk, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Fred K. Lusk.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__ (1947); Page 51; WV Archives Web Site.
Rexford Lee Richardson; age 25; born at Queback, TN; divorced; living at Nashville, TN; son of Tom
and Callie (Deaton) Richardson; married on 17 Jul 1947 in McDowell Co, WV; Evelyn Lusk; age 21;
born and living at Crumpler, Wyoming Co, WV; single; daughter of Fred K. and Anna Lona (Bailey)
Lusk.
4. Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Evelyn Richardson; born on 4 Dec 1924; died on 28 May 1996; living at Raleigh, Raleigh Co, WV
at death.


Carl James Roberts

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; Page 103A;
Family #256/256.
Listed as Carl Roberts; age 4 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Jason W. Roberts.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 268; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl James Roberts; age 21; born and living at Lamar, WV; single; son of Jason and Vada (Bailey)
Roberts; married on 24 Dec 1945 at Crumpler, WV; Loraine Lusk; age 21; born and living at
Crumpler, WV; single; daughter of Fred and Lona (Bailey) Lusk.


Lorraine J. Lusk

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 107A,
Family #319.
Listed as Lorraine Lusk, age 1 yr, 4 months, born in WV, in household of father, Fred K. Lusk.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1945); Page 268; WV Archives Web Site.
Carl James Roberts; age 21; born and living at Lamar, WV; single; son of Jason and Vada (Bailey)
Roberts; married on 24 Dec 1945 at Crumpler, WV; Loraine Lusk; age 21; born and living at
Crumpler, WV; single; daughter of Fred and Lona (Bailey) Lusk.
4. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Tuesday 20 Sep 2005, Newspaper Obit.
"MATOAKA Loraine J. Roberts, 77, died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at Wyoming Nursing and
Rehabilitation at New Richmond. "Born March 11, 1928, at Crumpler, she was the daughter of the late Fred Lusk and Ava Lusk Lusk. "Mrs. Roberts was a homemaker and a member of the Beartown Methodist Church. "In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by six sisters, Flossi Crouch, Martha Byrd,
Evelyn Richardson, Pearl Parson, Helen Mitchem and an infant sister; and four brothers, Ernest
Lusk, Glen Lusk, Dewey Lusk and Sanford Lusk. "Survivors include her husband, Carl Roberts; a daughter, Pamela Quesenberry and her husband,
Ronnie, of Bud; a son, James Roberts of Bud; a brother, William Lusk and his wife, Bobby, of Bud;
and a sister, Louise Carson and her husband, Walter, of Charlotte, N.C. "Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Rowland H. Bailey Funeral Chapel of the Bailey-Kirk
Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Larry Roberts officiating. Interment will follow in
Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton..."


Louisa Lusk

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.


Nobel Andrew Mitchem

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 106B,
Family #315.
Listed as Nobel Mitchem, age 9, born in WV, in household of father, Samuel P. Mitchem.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noble Mitchem Search, 18 Dec 2004, submitted by Fred Bailey.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records: Vol #__(1941); Page 192; WV Archives Web Site.
Noble Mitchem; age 20; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single; son of S.P. and Cloah Mitchem;
married on 9 Aug 1941 at Beartown, WV; Helen Lusk; age 18; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single;
daughter of F.K. and Lona Lusk.
5. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 17 Feb 2008; Newspaper Obt; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"LASHMEET — Noble A. Mitchem, 87, of Reese Harmon Ridge Road, son of the late Sam and Annie Bailey Mitchem, passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2008.

"He was born at Beartown (Wyoming County) and resided there for the first sixty-six years of his life. He spent the next twenty years on Reese Harmon Ridge Road where he was a member of the Lashmeet Freewill Baptist Church. The last nine months of his life was with his extended family at the Phillips Personal Care Home in Lerona under the exceptional care of Beverly and Larry Phillips and staff.

"He was preceded in death by his spouse (Helen); two brothers, (Cledis and Cobert Mitchem); and five sisters (Edith Nichols, Velva White, Vallie Combs, Vivian Reed and Faye Reed).

"Noble is survived by two brothers (Blonnie Mitchem and spouse Bertha of Princeton and Harry Mitchem and spouse Claudine of Brushfork); two sisters (Necy Mitchem of Bluewell and Ivy Mills of Mobile, Alabama); three sons (Danny and spouse Debbie of Princeton, Russell and spouse Wanda of Reese Harmon Ridge, and Jeffrey and spouse Betty of Bud Alpoca); five daughters (Ava Durham of Franklinton, North Carolina, Glenda Allen and spouse Tommy of West End, North Carolina, Joyce Thorn and spouse Danny of Blacksburg, Virginia, Donna Sizemore and spouse Harrison of Reese Harmon Ridge, and Phyllis Johnson and spouse Larry of Old Lashmeet Road); numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren whom he adored and was very proud of; and one special cousin (Wayne Bailey of Lashmeet).

"Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 18, 2008 at the Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton, West Virginia followed by the funeral service at 12:00 noon conducted by Jill Dishner, Pastor of the Lashmeet Freewill Baptist Church. The grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Burial will follow at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens..."


Helen Elizabeth Lusk

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.
2. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 24 Apr 1930, Page 107A, Family #319.
Listed as Helen Lusk, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Fred K. Lusk
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records: Vol #__(1941); Page 192; WV Archives Web Site.
Noble Mitchem; age 20; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single; son of S.P. and Cloah Mitchem;
married on 9 Aug 1941 at Beartown, WV; Helen Lusk; age 18; born and living at Crumpler, WV; single;
daughter of F.K. and Lona Lusk.


Sandra Mitchem

1. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph", Bluefield, WV, Saturday 18 Dec 2004, newspaper obit.
Helen E. Lusk Mitchem; age 82 (born ca 1922); died on 16 Dec 2004 at Princeton, Mercer Co, WV;
daughter of Fred K. and Ava Lona (Bailey) Lusk; married Noble Mitchem (ca 1947); children:
Sandra, Danny, Russell, Jeffrey, Ava, Glenda, Joyce, Donna, and Phyllis; siblings: Robert, Sanford,
Glen, Dewey, Earnest, Nellie, Pearl, Martha, Flossie, Evelyn, William, Lorraine. and Louisa; burial
on Saturday 18 Dec 2004 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Princeton.


Samuel Preston Mitchem

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noble Mitchem Search, 18 Dec 2004, submitted by Fred Bailey.
Samuel Preston Mitchem; born on 27 Aug 1891 on Burke Mtn, Wyoming Co, WV; died on 16 Nov
1939 from tree fall in timber accident; son of Gabriel Riffe and Almedia Alice Bailey Mitchem;
married Cloah Ann Bailey, daughter of Andrew Jackson and Josephine Angle Bailey, on 21 Dec
1910.
2. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 27 Jun 1900; Page 145A;
Family #467.
Listed as Sam Mecham; age 9; born in WV in 1891; in household of father, Gabriel R. Mitchem.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; North Fork District; Burks Garden; taken on 21 Apr 1910; Page
54B; Family #87.
Listed as Samuel Preston Mitchem; age 18; born in WV; in household of mother, Almeda Bailey
Mitchem.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 343; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Preston Mitchem; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Gabriel Riffe and
Almedia Mitchem; married on 21 Dec 1910 at residence of bride's parents; Chloe Annie Bailey; age
21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Andrew J. and Josephine Bailey.
5. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #403; 5 Jun 1917.
Sam Preston Mitchem; age 25; born on 27 Aug 1891 in WV; living at Algonquin, WV; miner; for
Zenith Coal Co; dependents, wife and 4 children; medium height and build; blue eyes and light
hair.
6. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 155B;
Family #204.
Listed as Sam P. Mitchem; age 28; born in WV; carpenter in coal mine; head of household.
7. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 106B,
Family #315.
Listed as Samuel P. Mitchem, age 38, born in WV, married at 19, coal miner, head of household.
8. Mercer Co, WV Death Certificate #14908; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Preston Mitchem; age 48 yrs, 2 mons, 27 days; born on 27 Aug 1891 in Wyoming Co,
WV; married; husband of Annie Bailey; timberman for Piedmont Colliery; son of Rife and Meta
Bailey Mitchem; died on 16 Nov 1939 in Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV of wounds
suffered in accident on 24 Oct 1939 at Widemouth, WV; "lung abscess with empyema, Fracture
of Cervical Vertebra with Spinal Cord. Lacerated wounds of face. Knocked about 20 feet through
air"; buried on 17 Nov 1939 in Lusk Cemetery, near Crumpler, WV; informant, A. A. Mitchem.


Chloe Ann "Annie" Bailey

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Barker's Ridge District, Family #140.
Listed as Cloah A. Bailey, age 11, in household of father, Andrew J. Bailey
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 3 May 1910,
Page 200B, Family #87.
Listed as Cloah A. Bailey, age 21, born in WV, in household of father, Andrew J. Bailey
3. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 343; WV Archives Web Site.
Samuel Preston Mitchem; age 19; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; son of Gabriel Riffe and
Almedia Mitchem; married on 21 Dec 1910 at residence of bride's parents; Chloe Annie Bailey; age
21; born and living in Wyoming Co, WV; daughter of Andrew J. and Josephine Bailey.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noble Mitchem Search, 18 Dec 2004, submitted by Fred Bailey.
Samuel Preston Mitchem; born on 27 Aug 1891 on Burke Mtn, Wyoming Co, WV; died on 16 Nov
1939 from tree fall in timber accident; son of Gabriel Riffe and Almedia Alice Bailey Mitchem;
married Cloah Ann Bailey, daughter of Andrew Jackson and Josephine Angle Bailey, on 21 Dec
1910.
5. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 2 Jan 1920; Page 155B;
Family #204.
Listed as Annie Mitchem; age 30; born in WV; in household of husband, Samuel P. Mitchem.
6. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 106B,
Family #315.
Listed as Annie Mitchem, age 41, born in WV, married at 21, in household of husband, Samuel P.
Mitchem.
7. Mercer Co, WV; Death Certificate #'71 009002; WV Archives Web Site vis LDS Web Site.
Chloe Annie Mitchem; age 83; born 17 jan 1880 in WV; widow; housewife; living at Crumpler,
WV; daughter of Andrew and Josephine (Angle) Bailey; died 6 Jun 1971 in the Bluefield
Sanitarium Hospital, Bluefield, WV; from subarachnoid hemorrhage secondary to arteriosclerosis;
buried 8 Jun 1971 in Lusk Cemetery, beartown, WV; informant, Bertha Mitchem, Crumpler, WV.


Colbert Riffe Mitchem

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 106B,
Family #315.
Listed as Colbert Mitchem, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, Samuel P. Mitchem.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noble Mitchem Search, 18 Dec 2004, submitted by Fred Bailey.


Cletis Junior Mitchem

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 106B,
Family #315.
Listed as Cletus Mitchem, age 5 months, born in WV, in household of father, Samuel P. Mitchem.


Nancy Arleen Mitchem

1. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Barkers Ridge District, taken on 23 Apr 1930, Page 107A,
Family #315.
Listed as Neetha Mitchem, age 5 months, born in WV, in household of father, Samuel P. Mitchem.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Noble Mitchem Search, 18 Dec 2004, submitted by Fred Bailey.


Alonzo Clearmont Stewart

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 10.
2. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1868.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 3, No 161, Haga, page 79.
Alonzo Cleremont Stewart, age 19, married on 6 Nov 1888 Ritha
(sic, Rutha) Richardson, age 23, born in Alleghaney Co, NC.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 748.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Alonzo Stewart, age 11, in household of father, James H.
Stewart.
5. Ancestry.com Web Site, Alonzo Stewart Search, 17 Jun 2002, submitted by
Joel Hager, hagerj@us.army.mil.
Alonzo Clermont Stewart; married Ruth E. Richardson, daughter of Drury and
Rachel (________) Richardson, on 6 Nov 1888 in Wyoming Co, WV.
6. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 25 Apr 1910, Page 219B, Family #105.
Listed as Alonzo C. Stewart, age 41, born in WV, widowed, farmer, head of household.
7. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #101.
Listed as Alonzo C. Stewart, age 50, born in WV, farm laborer, father born in KY, mother in WV, head
of household.
8. Wyoming Co, WV death certificate #8813; WV Archives Web Site.
Alonzo C. Stewart; age 69 yrs, 2 mons, 21 days; born on 23 Dec 1868 at Keyrock, WV; married;
spouse of Icie Workman; son of James H. and Catherine (Cook) Stewart; died on 14 Mar 1938 at
Rockview of prostate cancer; buried on 15 Mar 1938 at Rocjview; informant, Buyd D. Stewart,
Pineville.


Icie Workman

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Oceana District, Family #158.
Listed as Icy Workman, age 8, in household of husband, Zachariah
Workman.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 10 May 1910, Page 278B, Family #308.
Listed as Isala W. Workman, age 18, born in WV,in household of mother, Mary M. Cooke Workman.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #101.
Listed as Icie Stewart, age 28, born in WV, in household of husband, Alonzo C. Stewart.


Claren B. Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #101.
Listed as Claren B. Stewart, age 5, born in WV, in household of father, Alonzo C. Stewart.


Marie Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #101.
Listed as Marie Stewart, age 3 yrs, 1 mon, born in WV, in household of father, Alonzo C. Stewart.


Audie Stewart

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4/5/6 Feb 1920, Page 195A, Family #101.
Listed as Audie Stewart, age 1 mon, born in WV, in household of father, Alonzo C. Stewart.


Dallas Stewart

1. "The Register Herald", Beckley, WV, Sunday 19 Nov 2004, newspaper obit.
"PINEVILLE - Dennis Stewart, 80, of Pineville, passed away Friday, Dec. 17, 2004, in Heartland of
Beckley following a long illness.
"Born Feb. 27, 1924, at Rockview, he was the son of the late Elonzo and Icie Workman Stewart.
"Mr. Stewart worked for Eastern Associated Coal Corp. as a general mine foreman for 35 years and
attended Cook Memorial Baptist Church. He enjoyed being with his family, friends and especially
his grandchildren. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Gunter Stewart; a daughter,
Brenda Bias; a brother, Claren Stewart; two sisters, Marie Scott and Audie Evans; and a special friend,
Eileen Tilley.
"Survivors include a son, Robert Dennis Stewart and his wife, Karen, of Pineville; a daughter, Cathy
Sepko and her husband, Ken, of Greenville, S.C.; a son-in-law, Jack Bias of Pineville; a brother, Dallas
Stewart of Proctorville, Ohio; a sister, Geneva Clay of Saulsville; three grandsons, Chris Mayhew and
his wife, Angie, of Pineville, Micah Sepko and his wife, Katie, of Greenville, S.C., and Dick Lanham
and his wife, Krystal, of Charleston; two granddaughters, Barbara and Cassie Stewart, both of
Pineville; three great-grandchildren, Hannah Sepko, Andrew and Amanda Lanham; and special
friends, Bill and Tammy McCurdy.
"Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Calfee Funeral Service Chapel, Pineville, with the Rev. Clay Phillips
officiating. Entombment will follow in Palm Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Matheny..."