McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


Samuel Osborne

1. 1900 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Grundy District, taken on 14 Jun 1900, Page 237A, Family #165.
Listed as Samuel Osborn, age 18, born in VA in Apr 1882, in household of father, Jackson Osborn.
2. FindAGrave.com; Jeff Mullins Cemetery, Slate, Buchanan Co, VA.
Samuel Osborn; born 12 Sep 1884 in Buchanan Co, VA; died 12 Feb 1959 in Buchanan Co, VA;
son of Jackson and Liddie Margaret (Keene) Osborn; husband of Ludia Margaret Keene; buried
here.


Lydia Margaret Keene

1. FindAGrave.com; Jeff Mullins Cemetery, Slate, Buchanan Co, VA.
Lydia Margaret Keene Osborn; born in 1880 in Buchanan Co, VA; died 1939 in Buchanan Co, VA;
wife of Samuel Osborne; buried here.


Oscar Ward

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; McClanahan Cemetery, Stacy, Buchanan Co, VA.
Oscar Ward; born 10 Feb 1909 in Buchanan Co, VA; died 9 Feb 1968 in Buchanan Co, VA; husband
of Gracie Osborn; buried here; headstone and personal photos shown.


Gracie Osborne

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Sadie Sidotti; 27 Jan 2010; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Mrs Gracie Osborne Ward; born 18 Feb 1918 in Buchanan Co, VA; died 18 Mar 1977 in McDowell
Co, VA; daughter of Samuel and Lydia Margaret (Keene) Osborne; wife of Oscar Ward; buried
here; headstone photo shown.


William Hamlin Wells

1. FindAGrave.com; Wells Cemetery, Fairdale, Henry Co, VA.
W.H. Wells; born 28 Apr 1949; died 31 Jul 1921; buried here.


Mary Pocahontas Shumate

1. FindAGrave.com; Wells Cemetery, Fairdale, Henry Co, VA.
Mary Pocahontas (Shumate Wells); wife of W.H. Wells; born 25 Jun 1856; died 30 Jun 1916; buried
here.
"Daughter of Wesley Shumate & Josephine Pyrtle. Married William Hamlin Wells.

"THE HENRY BULLETIN, Friday, July 7, 1916
Mrs. Poca Wells, age 60, wife of Mr. W. Hamiln Wells of near Pleasant Grove, passed away on June 30th. She is survived by her husband and the following children: D. D. and L. E. Wells of Glasgow Mountain, Jesse Wells, . J. L. Jones and Mrs. Geo. W. Webster of W. Va., Mrs. J. W. B. Taylor, Jr. of Preston, Claude S., John K., Wm., McKinley and Ellie, Jennie and Lillie B. of Bassett, also one brother Mr. Tom B. Shumate of Figsboro and a sister Mrs. James Thomasson of Fontaine."


Jesse Wells

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Wells; age 23; born in Henry Co, VA; single; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of W.H. and
M.P.; married on 13 Dec 1910 at Premier, WV; Maude Fisher; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of H.H. and Ella.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Jesse Wells; age 34; born in VA; widowed; coal miner; in household of father-in-law,
Hannibal H. Fisher, with three children.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Jesse Wells; age 44; born in VA; widowed; married at 22; loader in coal mine; in household of
father-in-law, Hannibal H. Fisher, with two children.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #66 007103; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Jesse Wells; age 80; born 30 Jun 1885 in Henry Co, VA; widowed; retired; living at Roderfield, WV;
son of Hamlin and Pocahontas (Shumate) Wells; died 16 Mar 1966 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV
from acute congential heart failure due to chronic pulimonary emphzema with silicosis; buried
19 Mar 1966 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Opal Quesenberry,
Roderfield, WV.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Robert Libby; 1 May 2009; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Jesse Wells; born 30 Jun 1885 at Horse Pasture, Henry Co, VA; died 7 Apr (sic, 16 Mar) 1966 at
Welch, McDowell Co, WV; son of William Hamlin and Mary Pocahontas (Shumate) Wells ; buried
here; headstone photo shown; "IN LOVING MEMORY"


Maude Fisher

1. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; raken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 11A; Image 21 of
46; Family #190/197.
Listed as Maud Fisher; age 5; born in VA in Jan 1895; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as Maud Fisher; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, H.H. Fisher.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1910); Page 359; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse Wells; age 23; born in Henry Co, VA; single; miner; living at Premier, WV; son of W.H. and
M.P.; married on 13 Dec 1910 at Premier, WV; Maude Fisher; age 17; born in McDowell Co, WV;
single; daughter of H.H. and Ella.


Jesse Hannibal Wells

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Jesse H. Wells; age 8; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Hannibal H. Fisher, with
father.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Hanibal Wells; age 18; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Hannibal H. Fisher, with
father.


Baetrice Pauline Wells

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Beatrice P. Wells; age 6; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Hannibal H. Fisher, with
father.
2. NC Deaths, 1931-1994; LDS Web Site.
Beatrice Pauline Jodges; age 65; born 15 May 1913 in McDowell Co, WV; widow; textile worker;
living at 154 Hinkle Street, Thomasville, NC; daughter of Jesse and Maude (Fisher) Wells; died
_______; buried 2 Dec 1978 in Holly Hill Memorial Park, Thomasville, NC.


Opal M. Wells

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Opel M. Wells; age 3; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Hannibal H. Fisher, with
father.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Opal Wells; age 13; born in WV; in household of grandfather, Hannibal H. Fisher, with
father.


Hannibal Hatcher Fisher

1. 1860 Census, Bedford Co, VA; Northern District; Lone Pine PO; taken on 5/6 Sep 1860; Page 393; Image
95 of 141; Family #676/670.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, John Fisher.
2. 1870 Census, Bedford Co, VA; Otter Township; Liberty PO; taken on 13 Jul 1870; Page 311A; Image 51 of
102; Family #144/139.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 20; born in VA; at home; in household of father, John Fisher.
3. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hannibal Fisher; age 21; born in Bedford Co, VA; single; son of John and Edna Fisher; married
on 14 Dec 1870 in Bedford Co, VA; Mildred L. Bell; age 18; born in Bedford Co, VA; single;
daughter of F.H. and ____Bell.
4. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 29; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
5. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hanible H. Fisher; age 45; born in Bedford Co, VA; widowed; son of John and Edney; married on
26 Dec 1897 in Tazewell Co, VA; Ella (Dillion) Web; age 28; born in Monroe Co, WV; widow;
daughter of William and Mary Dillion.
6. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; raken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 11A; Image 21 of
46; Family #190/197.
Listed as Harry H. Fisher; age 48; born in VA in Feb 1852; married 11 yrs; farm manager, head of
household.
7. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as H.H. Fisher; age 58; born in VA; married twice; last time for 20 yrs; coal miner; head of
household.
8. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Hanabal H. Fisher; age 68; born in VA; married; outside foreman in coal mine; head of household.
9. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Hanibal H. Fisher; age 79; born in VA; married at 19; no listed occupation; head of household.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Hannibal H. Fisher; born 2 Feb 1851; died 18 Jul 1931; buried here; headstone photo shown; "FATHER AT REST"


Nancy Ella Dillon

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hanible H. Fisher; age 45; born in Bedford Co, VA; widowed; son of John and Edney; married on
26 Dec 1897 in Tazewell Co, VA; Ella (Dillion) Web; age 28; born in Monroe Co, WV; widow;
daughter of William and Mary Dillion.
2. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; raken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 11A; Image 21 of
46; Family #190/197.
Listed as Ellie Fisher; age 28; born in VA in Sep 1872; married 11 yrs; 5 children; all living; in
household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 40; born in WV; married twice; last time for 20 yrs; 5 children, all living;
in household of husband, H.H. Fisher.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 34; born in VA; widow (?); in household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 58; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher..
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 016503; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Dillion Fisher; age 88; born 20 Sep 1870 in Giles Co, VA; widow; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of
William and Mary Dillion; died 1 Dec 1958 at Roderfield, WV; due to myocarditis with senility; buried 3 Dec
1958 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, S.E. Ward, Iaeger, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Nancy Ella Fisher; born 20 Sep 1870; died 1 Dec 1958; buried here; headstone photo shown; "AT PEACE".


Clyde W. Fisher

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as Clide Fisher; age 22; born in WV; in household of father, H.H. Fisher.


Hannibal Hatcher Fisher

1. 1860 Census, Bedford Co, VA; Northern District; Lone Pine PO; taken on 5/6 Sep 1860; Page 393; Image
95 of 141; Family #676/670.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 9; born in VA; in household of father, John Fisher.
2. 1870 Census, Bedford Co, VA; Otter Township; Liberty PO; taken on 13 Jul 1870; Page 311A; Image 51 of
102; Family #144/139.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 20; born in VA; at home; in household of father, John Fisher.
3. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hannibal Fisher; age 21; born in Bedford Co, VA; single; son of John and Edna Fisher; married
on 14 Dec 1870 in Bedford Co, VA; Mildred L. Bell; age 18; born in Bedford Co, VA; single;
daughter of F.H. and ____Bell.
4. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Hannibal Fisher; age 29; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
5. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hanible H. Fisher; age 45; born in Bedford Co, VA; widowed; son of John and Edney; married on
26 Dec 1897 in Tazewell Co, VA; Ella (Dillion) Web; age 28; born in Monroe Co, WV; widow;
daughter of William and Mary Dillion.
6. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; raken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 11A; Image 21 of
46; Family #190/197.
Listed as Harry H. Fisher; age 48; born in VA in Feb 1852; married 11 yrs; farm manager, head of
household.
7. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as H.H. Fisher; age 58; born in VA; married twice; last time for 20 yrs; coal miner; head of
household.
8. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Hanabal H. Fisher; age 68; born in VA; married; outside foreman in coal mine; head of household.
9. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Hanibal H. Fisher; age 79; born in VA; married at 19; no listed occupation; head of household.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Hannibal H. Fisher; born 2 Feb 1851; died 18 Jul 1931; buried here; headstone photo shown; "FATHER AT REST"


Mildred L. Bell

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hannibal Fisher; age 21; born in Bedford Co, VA; single; son of John and Edna Fisher; married
on 14 Dec 1870 in Bedford Co, VA; Mildred L. Bell; age 18; born in Bedford Co, VA; single;
daughter of F.H. and ____Bell.
2. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Mildred Fisher; age 31; born in VA; married; keeping house; in household of husband,
Hannibal H. Fisher.


Rosa Fisher

1. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Rosa Fisher; age 8; born in VA; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.


Henry Fisher

1. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Henry Fisher; age 7; born in VA; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.


John Fisher

1. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as John Fisher; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.


Thomas Fisher

1. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Thomas Fisher; age 3; born in VA; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.


Murton Michael J. Fisher

1. 1880 Census, Campbell Co, VA; Brookville District; taken on 16 Jun 1880; Page 35A; Image 33 of
44; Family #305/310.
Listed as Murton Fisher; age 11 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Hannibal H. Fisher.


Nancy Ella Dillon

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hanible H. Fisher; age 45; born in Bedford Co, VA; widowed; son of John and Edney; married on
26 Dec 1897 in Tazewell Co, VA; Ella (Dillion) Web; age 28; born in Monroe Co, WV; widow;
daughter of William and Mary Dillion.
2. 1900 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; raken on 11 Jun 1900; Page 11A; Image 21 of
46; Family #190/197.
Listed as Ellie Fisher; age 28; born in VA in Sep 1872; married 11 yrs; 5 children; all living; in
household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken 4 May 1910; Page 208B; Image 30
of 33; Family #457/479.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 40; born in WV; married twice; last time for 20 yrs; 5 children, all living;
in household of husband, H.H. Fisher.
4. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Davy-Pocahontas; taken on 19/20 Feb 1920;
Page 209B; Image 14 of 16; Family 296/296.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 34; born in VA; widow (?); in household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 6 Apr 1930; Page 221A; Image 57 of 75;
Family #515/532.
Listed as Ella Fisher; age 58; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, Hannibal H. Fisher..
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'58 016503; WV Archives Web Site.
Ella Dillion Fisher; age 88; born 20 Sep 1870 in Giles Co, VA; widow; living at Roderfield, WV; daughter of
William and Mary Dillion; died 1 Dec 1958 at Roderfield, WV; due to myocarditis with senility; buried 3 Dec
1958 in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, S.E. Ward, Iaeger, WV.
7. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 15 Dec 2013.
Nancy Ella Fisher; born 20 Sep 1870; died 1 Dec 1958; buried here; headstone photo shown; "AT PEACE".


Fitzhugh Lee Wheeler

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 008112; WV Archives Web Site.
Fitzhugh Lee Wheeler; age 59; born 22 Apr 1900 in Wise Co, VA; maried; coal miner; living at
Raysal, WV; SS # 235-05-4249; son of Thomas and Martha (Collins) Wheeler; died 6 Jun 1959 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from a coronary occlusion with infarction, incurred 3 Jun 1966; buried
9 Jun 1959 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Elizabeth Wheeler, Raysal, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Elizabeth Reed-Eanes; 31 Mar 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Fitzhugh Lee Wheeler; born 22 Apr 1900; died 6 Jun 1959; buried here; Wheeler Headstone and grave
marker photos shown.


Elizabeth Horn

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Elizabeth Reed-Eanes; 31 Mar 2012; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
Elizabeth Horne Wheeler; born 12 Mar 1901; died 12 Nov 1966; buried here; Wheeler headstone and
grave marker photos shown.


Lowell T. Wheeler

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Dec 2013.
PVT. Lowell T. Wheeler; born 6 May 1951; died 10 May 1953; buried here; Wheeler headstone and grave
marker photos shown; "KOREA".