McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Roscoe C. "Bud" Brinegar

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Birth Registry; Book #__(1902); Page 163; Line 26; WV Archives Web Site.
Roscoe C. Brinegar; born on 8 Mar 1902 at Pineville, WV; parents; J.L. and Sallie L. Brinegar
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Apr 1910, Page 222A, Family #147.
Listed as Roscoe C. Brinegar, age 7, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
3. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 30/31 Jan 1920; Page 193A; Family #71.
Listed as Roscoe Brinegar, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
4. 1930 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1930; Page 151A; Family #113.
Listed as Roscoe Brinegar, age 28, born in WV, in household of father, James L. Brinegar.
5. "US WW II Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roscoe C. Brinegar; born in 1902 in Wyoming Co, WV; enlisted in US Army on 22 Aug 1942 at
Huntington, WV; farmer; completed grammar school; single; with dependents; height 68"; weight
140 lbs.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Roscoe Brinegar; born on 8 Mar 1902; died in Aug 1981; living at Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV at death.


Ralph James "Jimmy" Brinegar

1. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ralph James “Jimmy” Brinegar, 60, of Pineville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, in Raleigh General Hospital.
"Born April 18, 1948, in Wyoming County, he was the son of the late Roscoe and Marie Lovelady Brinegar.
"Jimmy was a lifelong resident of Wyoming County and a graduate of Pineville High School. Believing in the Lord with all of his heart, he was a member of Cooper Memorial Baptist Church. He was the owner of Southland Termite Pest Control. Jimmy loved visiting with friends along his route, spending time with his grandchildren, helping others and spending time outdoors. Jimmy was a remarkable man.
"Survivors include his daughter, Angela Myers and her husband, Danny, of Roanoke, VA; a sister, Nancy Christian and her husband, Melvin, of Pineville; two grandchildren, Blake and Briana Myers, both of Roanoke, VA; an aunt, Mary Brinegar; a niece, Stephanie Miller; a nephew, Doug Christian; and many cousins..."


Walter Clayton Mitchem

1. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 4 May 1910, Page 224B, Family #195.
Listed as Walter Mitchem, age 5 (sic 3), born in WV, in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy; taken on 13 Jan 1920; Page 245A;
Image 35 of 37; Family #345/348.
Listed as Walter Mitchem; age 10 (sic, 13); born in WV; in household of father, Turner Mitchem.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 17 Apr 1930; Page 78A; Image
27 of 47; Family #237/243.
Listed as Walter Mitchem; age 21(sic, 23); born in WV; single; timberman; in household of
mother, Marinda Green Mitchem.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Asco, WV; son of
Turner and Rinda; married on 14 Sep 1935 at Asco, WV; Elsie Ford; age 17; born in Wyoming Co,
WV; single; living at Asco, WV; daughter of R.L. and Rhoda.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Walter C. Mitchem; age 30 (sic, 33); born in WV; married; 7th grade education; lived in
same place on 1 Apr 1935; contractor in timber business; head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; born 20 Aug 1907; died 25 May 1989; last residence, Asco, McDowell Co, WV;
SS#233-12-7156; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
12 Jul 2013.
Walter Mitchem; born 20 Aug 1907; died 25 May 1989; married "14 Sep 1935"; buried here;
double heastone shown.


Elsie Ford

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 6/7 Jan 1920; Page 196B; Family #18/18.
Listed as Elsie Ford; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Robert L. Ford.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1935); Page __; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Mitchem; age 25; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Asco, WV; son of Turner
and Rinda; married on 14 Sep 1935 at Asco, WV; Elsie Ford; age 17; born in Wyoming Co, WV;
single; living at Asco, WV; daughter of R.L. and Rhoda.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Elsie M. Mitchem; age 21; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Walter C. Mitchem.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
12 Jul 2013.
Elsie Ford Mitchem; born 19 Jan 1919; died ________; married 14 Sep 1935; double headstone
shown.
(No death date was recorded; therefore she may not be buried here)
5. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Elsie Mae Mitchem, 98, of Asco, WV, passed away, Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at her residence. Born January 19, 1919, in North Welch, WV, she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and Rhoda Scarberry Ford. She was a resident of Asco, WV the greater part of her life. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She was the oldest resident of Asco. She was Mom to seventeen Foster Children, an avid gardener and loved to dig Ginseng. She also enjoyed Tuesday outings with the senior citizens of Welch.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, her husband Walter Mitchem, one son, Lonnie Mitchem, three grandsons, Lonnie Gene Mitchem Jr, Gregory Dole Mitchem, and Darrell Clayton Mitchem, four brothers, two sisters and one son in law Harold Green.Survivors include, two daughters, Louise Green of Asco, WV, Kay Sarks and husband Bill of Asco, WV, one son, Bernard Mitchem and wife Linda of Princeton, WV, one daughter in law, Elsie P. Mitchem of Princeton, WV, twelve grandchildren, Dennis, Dianne, Robert, David, Anthony, Timothy, Cyndi, Brian, Darren, Katherine, Lynn and Amanda, eighteen Great Grandchildren, sixteen Great Great Grandchildren, two sisters, Grace Cox of Trenton, TN, Juanita Kemp of Mojave CA.Funeral Services will be conducted, Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12 Noon from the Fanning Funeral Home Chapel in Welch, WV with Pastor Allen Stump officiating, burial will follow at the Justice Cemetery in Asco WV...."


Louisa M. Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765A; Image 26 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Louisa M. Mitchem; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Walter C. Mitchem.


Lonnie Jean Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Asco; E.D. 24-35; taken on 18 Apr 1940;
Page 765B; Image 27 of 57; Household #206.
Listed as Lonnie Jean Mitchem; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, Walter C. Mitchem.


Lee Green

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger; taken on 22/23 Apr 1910; Page
235B; Family #150/150.
Listed as Lee Green; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, David A. Green.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 4 Feb 1920; Page 143A;
Family #535/626.
Listed as Lee Green; age 19; born in WV; in household of brother-in-law, Edward P. Sizemore.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1922); Page 386; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave and
Arvetta; married on 15 Aug 1922 at Kimball, WV; Nellie Mae Lanford; age 18; born in Mercer Co, WV;
single; living at Northfork, WV; daughter of J.D. and Maggie.
4. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 153B;
Family #579/721.
Listed as Lee Green; age 33; born in WV; married at 26; teamster in saw mill; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1933); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 37; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave
and Arvenie; married on 12 Jul 1933 at Welch, WV; Lucy Combs; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Arnie and Jennie.
6. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U3014; Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee Green; age 46; born on 28 May 1897 in McDowell Co, WV; living at Welch, WV; person who will
always know address, Mrs. Irvila Milan, Welch, WV.
7. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Lee Green; born on 28 May 1899; died in Feb 1979; living at Welch, McDowell Co, WV at death.


Lucy Combs

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 3 Jan 1920; Page 162 B;
Family #359/36.
Listed as Lucy Combs; age 3 yrs, 6 mon; born in WV; in household of father, Andrew Z. Combs.
2. 1930 census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District; taken on 14 Apr 1930; Page 101B;
Family #253/233.
Listed as Lucy Combs; age 13; born in WV; in household of mother, Jamie Combs.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1933); Page 264; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Green; age 37; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Kimball, WV; son of Dave and
Arvenie; married on 12 Jul 1933 at Welch, WV; Lucy Combs; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Arnie and Jennie.


Peggy Green

1. Douglas Mortuary; Welch, WV; Posted Obit.
"Peggy Green, 73, of the Welch-Pineville Road, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2020 at the Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in New Richmond, WV, Wyoming County. Born September 13, 1946 in Fort Branch Hollow in Pineville, she was the daughter of the late Lucy Combs Green and Lee Green.
Peggy was of the Baptist Faith and she liked to sew and loved life.

"In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by two sisters, Sylvia Osborne and Leona Hurley; seven brothers, Andy, Willis, Jay Hue, Roscoe, Dave, Oley and Everett Green and several aunts and uncles.

"Those left to cherish her memories are her three sisters, Elizabeth Green of Welch-Pineville Road, Phyllis Osborne of Welch and Eliza Haley and husband Chubby of Kimball; three brother, Leroy Green and wife Lorraine, Gregory Green and wife Faye and Earl Green all of Welch-Pineville Road; also, several nieces and nephews.

"Honoring Peggy’s wishes she will be cremated. Peggy’s memory will forever be in the hearts of those who knew and loved her. She will be greatly missed.

"The Douglas Mortuary is assisting the Green family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.douglasmortuary.com."


Willis Green

1. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 28 Apr 1930; Page 153B;
Family #579/721.
Listed as Willis Green; age 4 yrs, 6 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Lee Green.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1949); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Willis Green; age 24; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Maitland, WV; married on 27 Jan 1949 at
Welch, WV; Gracie Lane; age 17; born at Kimball, WV; single; living at Maitland, WV.
3. Calfee Funeral Service; Pineville, WV; Posted Obit.
"Willis Green, 84, of Welch-Pineville Road, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009, in Welch Community Hospital.
"Born Sept. 1, 1924, in McDowell County, he was the son of the late Lee and Nellie Mae Lankford Green.
"Mr. Green was a member of the Laurel Creek Church of God. He retired from the Town of Pineville Municipal Water Works.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Lucy Combs Green; two brothers, Dave Green and Roscoe Green; two half sisters, Sylvia Osborne and Jane Green; three half brothers, Jay Hue Green, Andy Green Everett Green; a son, Willis A. “Bo” Green; and a grandson, Adam Mullens.
"Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 60 years, Gracie Lane Green of the home; four sons, Donald Green and his wife, Brenda, of Welch-Pineville Road, Ronald Green and his wife, Lora, of the Welch-Pineville Road, Randy Green of the Welch-Pineville Road and Joseph Green and his wife, Tanya, of Indian Creek; two daughters, Betty Adkins and her husband, Wandell, of the Welch-Pineville Road and Mary Green and Ronnie Reed of the Welch-Pineville Road; four half brothers, Leroy Green and his wife, Lorene, Greg Green and his wife, Faye, Oley Green and his companion, Laura Mullins, and Earl Green and his wife, Ruby, all of the Welch-Pineville Road; five half sisters, Leona Hurley and her husband Kenneth, Elizabeth Trent and her husband, Kenny and Peggy Green, all of the Welch-Pineville Road, Phyllis Osborne and her husband, Eddie, of Welch and Liza Hailey and her husband, Chubby, of Carswell; 20 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren..."


Gracie Lane

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1949); Page 22; WV Archives Web Site.
Willis Green; age 24; born at Welch, WV; single; living at Maitland, WV; married on 27 Jan 1949 at
Welch, WV; Gracie Lane; age 17; born at Kimball, WV; single; living at Maitland, WV.


Ronald Lee Green

1. Calfee Funeral Home; Pineville, Wyoming Co, WV; Posted Obit.
"Ronald Lee Green, 62 of Welch, passed away July 18, 2015 at the Bowers Hospice House following a short illness.
"Born April 16, 1953 at Welch, he was the son of the late Willis and Gracie Lane Green.
"Ronald was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, being outdoors and spending time with his family.
"In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Willis Anthony “Bo” Green.
"Survivors include 3 sons, Eric Green and his wife, Marissa of Arizona Josh Green of Glen Rogers and Jonathan Green of Keystone; 4 daughters: Cassie Green of Keystone, Rhonda Brooks and her husband, Mitchell of Glen Rogers, Rachel Brown and her husband, Jonathan of Skin Fork and Courtney Green of Glen Rogers; 3 brothers: Donnie Green, Randy Green and Joe Green all of Pineville; 2 sisters: Betty Green and Mary Green both of Pineville' 10 grandchildren
"Services will be scheduled at a later date...."


William M. Milam

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Elkhorn Township, page 10, Family #56.
Listed as William Milam, age 8, in household of mother, Jane Milam.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Complied by William A. Marsh, page 789.
Elkhorn Township, page 001.
Listed as William Milam, age 16, in household of mother, Jane Milam.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #1; 1865-1896; Page 110; Line 19;
WV Archives Web Site.
William Milam; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living in McDowell Co, WV; son of Andrew
and Jane; married on 23 Mar 1881; Lucinda Bishop; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living
in McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Kiah and Clarke.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Northfork District; Algoma; taken on 5/6 May 1910; Page 11 A;
Image18 of 27; Family #50/58.
Listed as William Milam; age 45; born in WV; married once for 25 yrs; farmer; head of household.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1911); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
William Milam; age 48; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Eckman, WV; married
on 25 May 1911 in McDowell Co, WV; Arvilla Green; age 49; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow;
daughter of John and Juda.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Houston Coal Co; Carswell; taken on 28/29
Jan 1920; Page 165A; Family #413/457.
Listed as William Milam; age 55; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
7. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 118B;
Family #563/585.
Listed as William M. Milam; age 66; born in WV; married at 44; gardener; head of household.


Arvillia Workman

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Slab Fork Township, Family 79.
Listed in household of father, John F. Workman.
2. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 721.
Center Township, page 016.
Listed as Arville Workman, age 16, in household of step-father, Martin Hill.
There are four children with last name of Workman, as step-children of
Martin Hill. Juda was first married to (_________) Workman.
3. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 21.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 113,
David Green, age 20, born in Wyoming Co, WV, son of Leonard and Judy
Green, married on 14 May 1884 Anita Workman, age 23, born in McDowell Co,
WV, daughter of Judy Hill.
4. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Huger; taken on 22/23 Apr 1910;
Page 235B; Family #150/150.
Listed as Arvilla Green; age 49; born in WV; married 30 yrs; 10 children, 5 living; in household of
husband, David A. Green.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Book #__(1911); Page 235; WV Archives Web Site.
William Milam; age 48; born in McDowell Co, WV; widowed; farmer; living at Eckman, WV; married
on 25 May 1911 in McDowell Co, WV; Arvilla Green; age 49; born in McDowell Co, WV; widow;
daughter of John and Juda.
6. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Houston Coal Co; Carswell; taken on 28/29
Jan 1920; Page 165A; Family #413/457.
Listed as Arvillie Milam; age 56; born in WV; married; in household of husband, William Milam.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 24 Apr 1930; Page 118B;
Family #563/585.
Listed as Arville Milam; age 66; born in WV; married at 44; in household of husband, William Milam.