McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Waitman Wayne Fisher Sr

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 2 Jun 1900, Page 265A, Family #26.
Listed as Waitman Fisher, age 6, born in Mar 1894 in WV, in household of father, John F. Fisher.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, Town of Oceana, Main Street, taken on 15 Apr 1910,
Page 259B, Family #21.
Listed as Waitman W. Fisher, age 16, born in WV, in household of father, John F. Fisher.
3. Wyoming Co, WV, WW I Draft Registration Card #1346; Pineville, WV Draft Board, 5 Jun 1917.
Waitman Wayne Fisher; age 23; born on 26 Mar 1894 in Oceana, WV; painter , employed at State
Prison; single; medium height with slender build; blue eyes and brown hair.
4. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 98; WV Archives Web Site.
Waitman Fisher; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; married on 15 Sep 1921
in Wyoming Co, WV; Mary Rollins; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV.
5. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Waitman Fisher; age 46; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; painter for contractor; head of household.
6. Raleigh Co, WV; Death Registery; Vol #___(1961); Line 36; right hand page; WV Archives Web Site.
Waitman Wayne Fisher; age 67; miner; married; died pn 11 Sep 1961 at Beckley, WV from cardiac
Insufficiency.
7. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries;http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Waitman Wayne Fisher; born (no date); died (no date); "WV PFC Co. I" buried in L.B.Cook Cemetery,
Oceana, Wyoming Co, WV.


Mary Jane Rollins

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Oceana District, taken on 12 Jan 1920, Page 230A, Family #96.
Listed as Mary Rollins, age 17, born in VA, in household of father, Henderson S. Rollins.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 98; WV Archives Web Site.
Waitman Fisher; age 27; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV; married on 15 Sep 1921
in Wyoming Co, WV; Mary Rollins; age 18; born in Wyoming Co, WV; living at Oceana, WV.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Mary Fisher; age 40; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Waitman W. Fisher.


Otis Estella Fisher

1. Logan Co, WV; Death Certificate #8847; WV Archives Web Site.
Otis Estella Fisher; age 1 yr, 3 mons, 25 days; born 26 Mar 1926; in WV; infant daughter of
W.W. and Mary (Rollins) Fisher; died 21 Jul 1927 at Yolyn, WV; from error in feeding with enteritis;
buried 22 Jul 1927 at Oceana, WV; informant, Mary Fisher, Yolyn, WV.


Dora June Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Dora Fisher; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.


Jennie Beatrice Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Beatrice Fisher; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.


Waitman Wayne Fisher Jr

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Wayne Fisher; age less than 1 month; born in WV; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Death Certificate #17070; WV Archives Web Site.
Waitman W. Fisher, Jr; age 8 mons, 13 days; born 10 Apr 1940 in WV; son of Waitman W.
and Mary (Rollins) Fisher; died 23 Dec 1940 at Oceana, WV; from meningitis due to otitis medea;
buried 25 Dec 1940 in Louis Cook Cemetery, Oceana, WV; informant, Chris Fisher.


Billy Lee Maxey

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Lee Maxey; age 21; born at Camp Creek, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of Henry
Lawrence and Daisey Hattie Maxey; married on 29 Jun 1948 at Pineville, WV; Florence Ellen
Lisher; age 20; born at Yolyn, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; daughter of Waitman and Mary
Jane (Rollins) Fisher.


Florence Ellen Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Florence Fisher; age 12; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.
2. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 254; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Lee Maxey; age 21; born at Camp Creek, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; son of Henry
Lawrence and Daisey Hattie Maxey; married on 29 Jun 1948 at Pineville, WV; Florence Ellen
Lisher; age 20; born at Yolyn, WV; single; living at Hatcher, WV; daughter of Waitman and Mary
Jane (Rollins) Fisher.
3. "The Register Herald"; Beckley, WV; Saturday, 16 Oct 2010; Newspaper Obit.
"Florence Ellen Fisher Maxey went home to be with the Lord at the age of 82. She passed away October 14, 2010, at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley following a long illness.

"Born October 24, 1927, in Oceana, she was the daughter of the late Waitman Wayne and Mary Jane Rollins Fisher.

"Mrs. Maxey was of the Baptist faith and was a lifelong resident of Kopperston.

"In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Lee Maxey; a son, Bobby Dale Maxey; five sisters, Helen Lorene Hatcher, Vivian Lee Vinson, Jennie Beatrice Fisher, Drema Deloris Bailey and Dora June Fisher; an infant brother, Waitman Wayne Fisher, Jr.; an infant sister, Otis Estelle Fisher; and a nephew, Larry Allen Bailey.

"Survivors include her daughter Teresa Lea Adams and her husband, Robert “Bob,” of Pineville, with whom she made her home; a daughter-in-law, Tabitha Maxey of Kopperston; a sister, Janie Burnice Marcum of Clear Fork; two granddaughters, Lindsay Mullins of Glade Springs and Angela Atkins of Princeton; two grandsons, Seth and Samuel Adams of Morgantown; great-grandchildren, Ethan Godfrey, Gabriel “Gabe” Mullins and Maxwell “Max” Atkins. She is also survived by a special friend, Alvin West.

"A celebration of Florence’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 17, 2010, in the Evans Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dwight Stafford officiating.

"The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until time of the service.

"Burial will follow at Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny..."


Theodore "Teddy" Hatcher

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 118; WV Archives Web Site.
Teddy Theodore Hatcher; age 21; born in Dunn, WV; single; living at Flat Top, WV; married on 28 Jul
1950 at Welch, WV; Helen Lorene Fisher; age 20; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at Capels, WV;
with consent of Mary Fisher, mother of Helen Lorene Fisher.


Helen Lorene Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Lorene Fisher; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1950); Page 118; WV Archives Web Site.
Teddy Theodore Hatcher; age 21; born in Dunn, WV; single; living at Flat Top, WV; married on 28 Jul
1950 at Welch, WV; Helen Lorene Fisher; age 20; born in Logan Co, WV; single; living at Capels, WV;
with consent of Mary Fisher, mother of Helen Lorene Fisher.


Vivian Lee Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Vivian Fisher; age 15; born in WV; 7th grade education; not attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.


Derma Deloris Fisher

1. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Oceana District; Clear Fork; E.D. 55-9; taken on 6 May 1940; Page
211B; Image 50 of 96; Household #395.
Listed as Dreamer Fisher; age 17; born in WV; single; 7th grade education; not attending school; lived
in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Waitman W. Fisher.


Fleming Kenneda

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Clear Fork District, taken on 13 Jun 1900, Page 253A, Family #151.
Listed as Flem Kennedy, age 6, born in WV in Feb 1894, in household of mother, Francis Hurley
Kenaday.
2. Logan Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1917); Page 194; Line #30; WV Archives Web Site.
Flemin Keneda; 23; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; miner; living at Christian, WV; son of Ballard
and Frances (Hurley) Keneda; married on 17 Sep 1917 in Logan Co, WV; Doshie Brooks; age 24;
born in Wyoming Co, WV; widow; living at Christian, WV; daughter of Lee and Nellie (Cline)
Hatfield.