McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


George W. Jewell

1. 1870 Census, Tazewell Co, VA, Jeffersville District, Court House P.O., taken on
8 Jul 1870, Page 376B, Family #312.
Listed as Georeg Jewel, age 4, born in VA, in household of father, William Jewell.
2. 1880 Census, Buchanan Co, VA, Garden District, taken on 11 Jun 1880, Page 338B, Family #113.
Listed as George Jewell, age 16, born in VA, in household of father, William Jewell.
3. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 159, Asbury Family
article, submitted by Marjorie and Beral Asbury, Box 242, Jolo, WV, 24850.
Rebecca married George Jewell, Sr.
4. Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV,
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 128.
George W. Jewell, age 35, single, born in Tazewell Co, VA, farmer, married on
31 Jan 1893 Rebecca Asbury, age 17, single, born in McDowell Co, WV.
5. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as George W. Jewell; age 66; born in WV; married at 18; tax collector for sherriff's office;
head of household.
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #693; WV Archives Web Site.
George Jewell; age 65 yrs, 11 mons; ? days; born ? Feb 1867 at Bradshaw, WV; married; husband
of Rebecca Asbury; deputy sherriff; living at Jolo, WV; son of William and ____ Jewell; died 24 Jan
1933 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; from broncho pneumonia; buried 26 Jan 1933 at Bradshaw,
WV; informant, Brooks Jewell, Bradshaw, WV.


Rebecca Asbury

1. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 758.
Sandy River Township, page 002.
Listed as Rebecca Asberry, age 5, in household of father, James H. Asberry.
2. "The Heritage of McDowell Co, WV 1858-1999", Vol II, page 159, Asbury Family
article, submitted by Marjorie and Beral Asbury, Box 242, Jolo, WV, 24850.
Rebecca married George Jewell, Sr.
3. Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV,
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 128.
George W. Jewell, age 35, single, born in Tazewell Co, VA, farmer, married on
31 Jan 1893 Rebecca Asbury, age 17, single, born in McDowell Co, WV.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as Rebecca Jewell; age 55; born in WV; married at 17; in household of husband, George W.
Jewell.


John H. Jewell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as John H. Jewell; age 23; born in WV; single; farmer; in household of father, George W.
Jewell.


Hazel Jewell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as Hazel Jewell; age 16; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Jewell.


Mary Jewell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as Mary Jewell; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Jewell.


George Jewell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #22/22.
Listed as George Jewell; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, George W. Jewell.


Albert Kenneth Mitchell

1. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Albert Kenneth Mitchell, 67, of Wolfpen Hollow, near
Jolo, WV, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 at
his residence.
"Albert was born May 9, 1945, in Bartley, WV, a son of
the late Elbert and Nancy Bell Jewell Mitchell. He
was a retired coal miner; he loved to fish and ginseng.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by
his wife, Ann Payne Mitchell, three brothers, Rowbie,
Hubert, and Loranzie Mitchell, and two sisters, Lula
Bell Mitchell and Pinkie Day.
"Survivors include two sons, William Mitchell and wife
Jennifer of Jolo, and Kenny Mitchell and fiancé Leona
Cooper of Oakwoood, VA; three daughters, Cathy
Payne of Atlanta, GA, Nancy Watkins and husband
John of Martinsville, VA, and Glenna Eller and
husband Steve of Taylorsville, NC;15 grand children;
four brothers, Josh Mitchell of Princeton, Doug
Mitchell of Troutman, NC, Leon Mitchell of Jolo, and
Gilbert Mitchell of Troutman, NC; four sisters, Fran
Tucker of Texas, Sandy Kaye Kelly of Indiana,
Christine Day of Jolo, and Sadie Kennedy of Bartley.
"Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 6,
2012 at 11o'clock with Reverend James McClanahan
and Reverend Pete Woods officiating at the Open
Arms Ministries in Bradshaw, WV. Burial will follow in
the Mitchell Family Cemetery on Rockridge near
Paynesville, WV..."


Gilbert Day

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 145; WV Archives Web Site.
Gilbert Day; age 21; born and living at Jolo, WV; single; married on 22 Dewc 1951 at Jolo, WV;
Pinkie Mitchell; age217; born at Bradshaw, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV.


Pinkie Mitchell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 145; WV Archives Web Site.
Gilbert Day; age 21; born and living at Jolo, WV; single; married on 22 Dewc 1951 at Jolo, WV;
Pinkie Mitchell; age217; born at Bradshaw, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV.


Edward Lee Terry Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 366; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Lee Terry; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of
William and Bloom; married on 20 Aug 1933 at Kimball, WV; Rosanna Jeffries; age 22; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; black; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Eugene and Rosa Lee.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Edward Terry; age 28; born in WV; married; 1 yr college education; Negro; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; pumper in coal mine; head of household.


Rosanna Jeffries

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; taken on 24/26 Jan 1920; Page 162B;
Image 17 of 24; Family #365/408.
Listed as Roseana Jeffries; age 3 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; mulatto; in household of father, Eugene R. Jefferies.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Laurel Creek; taken on 5 Apr 1930; Page 124B;
Image 8 of 68; Family #74/74.
Listed as Rosanna Jeffries; age 14; born in WV; Negro; in household of father, Eugene R. Jefferies.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1933); Page 366; WV Archives Web Site.
Edward Lee Terry; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; black; miner; living at Kimball, WV; son of
William and Bloom; married on 20 Aug 1933 at Kimball, WV; Rosanna Jeffries; age 22; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; black; living at Kimball, WV; daughter of Eugene and Rosa Lee.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Rosana Terry; age 24; born in WV; married; 2 yrs HS education; Negro; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Edward L. Terry.


Rosebloom Terry

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Rosebloom Terry; age 6; born in WV; no education; attending school; Negro; lived in same house on
1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Edward L. Terry.


Cleopatra Terry

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Cleopatra Terry; age 4; born in WV; in household of father, Edward L. Terry.


Marie Terry

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Marie Terry; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Edward L. Terry.


Edward Lee Terry Jr

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Carswell; E.D. 24-33; taken on 20 Apr 1940; Page
657B; Image 10 of 44; Household #80.
Listed as Edward Terry, Jr; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, Edward L. Terry.


Hursty Day

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Jolo; E.D. 24-60; taken on 7 May 1940;
Page 1233A; Image 103 of 132; Household #807.
Listed as Herster Day; age 7; born in WV; no education; not attending school; lived in same house
on 1 Apr1935; in household of father, William Day. (Listed as a daughter in error)
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Hurstie Day; age 21; born and living at Jolo, WV; single; married on 2 Oct 1954 at Jolo, WV;
Christine Mitchell; age 17; born at Yukon, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV; with consent of Elbert
and Nancy Bell Mitchell, parents of Christine Mitchell.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Hursty Day, 84, of Jolo, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Welch Community Hospital in Welch, WV.

"Hursty was born October 4, 1932, in Yukon, WV, a son of the late William and Eliza Payne Day. He was a retired coal miner and a carpenter/masonry. He was a loving Christian husband, father, grandfather, and great-great grandfather whose work on earth is done.

"In addition to his parents Hursty was preceded in death by one son, Hursty David Day; three brothers, Robert, Gilbert, and Isaac Day; and three sisters, Virgie Cole, Clara Estep, and Flora Bell Pruitt Keene.

"Those left here on earth to cherish his precious memory are his wife of 63 years, Christine Day of the home; two sons, Jerry A. Day and wife Ginger of Jolo, Dennis R. Day and wife Tonya K. of Stringtown; one daughter, Christy Dawn Collins and husband Cheyenne of Cleveland, NC; a daughter-in-law, Tawnya Day of Troutman, NC; 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

" Funeral services will be conducted, Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 12 o'clock with Reverend Herman Day, Reverend Ray Blankenship and Reverend Charles Rose officiating at the Family Worship Center in Jolo. Burial will follow in the Jewell/Mitchell Cemetery at Paynesville, WV. ..."
4, FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Patty Greene; 25 Apr 2017.
" Hursty Day
Birth 4 Oct 1932
Yukon, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 19 Apr 2017 (aged 84)
Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Asbury-Jewell Cemetery
Paynesville, McDowell County, West Virginia"
5. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 183; "Brandi LeAnn Day"; article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581
Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Christine Mitchell

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1954); Page 67; WV Archives Web Site.
Hurstie Day; age 21; born and living at Jolo, WV; single; married on 2 Oct 1954 at Jolo, WV;
Christine Mitchell; age 17; born at Yukon, WV; single; living at Jolo, WV; with consent of Elbert
and Nancy Bell Mitchell, parents of Christine Mitchell.
2. US Public Records Index, Vol #1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Christiane Day; born 29 Aug 1938; living at PO Box 186, Jolo, WV 24850 in 1990.
3. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Christine Day, 80, of Jolo, WV, went home to be with the Lord Friday, May 18, 2018, at her residence.

"Christine was born August 29, 1937, in Bartley, WV, a daughter of the late Elbert and Nancy Bell Jewell Mitchell. She was a loving Christian wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, whose work on earth is done.

"In addition to her parents Christine was preceded in death by, her husband Hursty Day; one son, Hursty David Day; four brothers, Herbert, Josh, Kenneth and Robie Mitchell; and two sisters, Pinkie Day and Sadie Day.

"Those left on earth to cherish her precious memory are; her two sons, Jerry A. Day and wife Ginger of Jolo, WV, Dennis R. Day and wife Tonya of Stringtown, WV; one daughter, Christy Dawn Collins and husband Cheyenne of Cleveland, NC; a daughter-in-law, Tawnya Day, wife of the late Hursty David Day; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 12 o’clock with Reverend Herman Day and Reverend Charles Rose officiating at the Family Worship Center in Jolo, WV. Burial will follow in the Jewell/Mitchell Cemetery at Paynesville, WV. Serving as pallbearers will be David M. Day, Dennis (DL) Day, Daniel Day, Allen Day, Skyler Hawks, Logan Collins, Derek Roberts, Donathan Addair, James Vance, Dylan Vance and Cody Vance. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry A. Day, Dennis R. Day, Doug Mitchell and Cheyenne L. Collins.

" Friends may visit with the family Monday evening, May 21, 2018 after 6 p.m. at the Family Worship Center in Jolo, WV.

"Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the Day family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com "
4. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Vitginia, 1858-1999"; Volume II; by Geneva Steele, Sandra
Long and Tom Hatcher; Page 183; "Brandi LeAnn Day"; article; submitted by Joyce Reed, 1581
Maiden Wood Circle, Maiden, NC 28650.


Hursty David Day

1. US Public Records Index, Vol #1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Hursty Day; born 28 Jul 1955; living at PO Box 186, Jolo, WV 24850 in 1994.
2. "Bluefield Daily Telegraph"; Bluefield, WV; 4 Jul 2004; Newspaper Obit.
"BRADSHAW - Hursty David Day, 48, of Bradshaw, passed away Thursday, July 1, 2004, at his home following a short illness.

"Born in McDowell County, he was a son of Hursty and Christine Mitchell Day. He was a lifelong resident of McDowell County, a graduate of Iaeger High School and was field manager for Ground Vibration Consultants. He enjoyed hunting and four-wheeling.

"Mr. Day is survived by his parents: Hursty and Christine Mitchell Day of Jolo; his wife: Tawnya Payne Day of Bradshaw; one daughter: Dayna Day and husband, James Vance of Statesville, N.C.; two sons: David Day and Daniel Day both of Bradshaw; one sister: Christy and husband, Cheyenne Collins of Statesville; two brothers: Jerry and wife, Ginger Day of Jolo, Dennis and wife, Tonya Day of Jolo; three grandchildren: Dylan, Dakota and Ashlyn Vance all of Statesville.

"Funeral services for Hursty David Day will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at the Family Worship Center, Jolo with Minister Charlie Rose officiating with burial to follow in Jewell Cemetery on Rock Ridge near Bradshaw..."


Jerry Allen Day

1. US Public Records Index, Vol #1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Jerry Allen Day; born 13 Jun 1958; living at PO Box 186, Jolo, WV 24850 in 1988.


Jesse James Mitchell Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 329; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse James Mitchell; age 22; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; farmer; living at Pea Patch, VA;
son of Charlie and Fannie; married on 24 Dec 1915 at Welch, WV; Lula Jane Mullins; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Andy and Maggie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Jess Mitchel; age 37; born in VA; married at 22; farmer; head of household.


Lula Belle Jane Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1915); Page 329; WV Archives Web Site.
Jesse James Mitchell; age 22; born in Buchanan Co, VA; single; farmer; living at Pea Patch, VA;
son of Charlie and Fannie; married on 24 Dec 1915 at Welch, WV; Lula Jane Mullins; age 21; born
in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Andy and Maggie.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Lula Mitchel; age 35; born in VA; married at 20; in household of husband, Jesse J. Mitchell.


Charles Mitchell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Charlie Mitchel; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse J. Mitchell.


Newton "Newt" Mitchell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Nute Mitchel; age 4 yrs, 7 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse J. Mitchell.


Hassell Mitchell

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Ground Hog Road; taken on 3 Apr 1930;
Page 224A; Image 3 of 33; Family #23/23.
Listed as Hasel Mitchel; age 2 yrs, 10 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Jesse J. Mitchell.


Marie "Maxie" Mitchell

1. Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home, Grundy, Buchanan Co, VA; Posted Obit.
"Marie “Maxie” Mitchell, 85, years of age of Iaeger, WV passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at her home. Born June 15, 1934 in Bradshaw WV, she was the daughter of the late Jesse James Mitchell and Lula Bell Mullins Mitchell.

"Maxie was of the Christian faith and enjoyed singing, listening to music, watching Church on TV, loved shopping and eating Frosty’s from Wendys.

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by four sisters, Nora Jackson, Myrtle Jewell, Melda Hicks, and Margaret Mitchell; five brothers, Charlie Mitchell, Britt Mitchell, Newt Mitchell, Hassell Mitchell, and infant brother Sam Mitchell; and a great-nephew, Dwayne Cline.

"Those left to cherish her memories include her loving niece and caregiver Charlene Cline of Iaeger, WV; one sister, Maudie Cooper of NC, one brother Jesse J. Mitchell of VA; special nieces and nephews, Jessica Cline, Justin Cline, Jason Cline; and numerous other nieces and nephews who she loved.

"She is also survived by special great-great nephew and her ‘hey hey’, Justin Cameron Cline; and her special friend who could always put a smile on her face, Randy Lester. The family would like to say a special thank you to her niece Beverly and husband Randy Coble for calling daily to check on her and coming from NC to visit, it always made her day. The family would also like to say how much they appreciated all the nurses at Welch Community Hospital and Tug River Clinic for the help that was given to her.

"Funeral services for Marie “Maxie” Mitchell will be conducted at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at the Family Worship Center in Jolo, WV, with Reverend Charles Rose and Reverend Pete Woods officiating. Burial will follow in the Mitchell Jewell Cemetery on Bradshaw Mountain up Rockridge, in Bradshaw, WV.

"Active pallbearers will be family and friends.

"The family will receive friends at the church Tuesday, August 6, 2019 starting at 11:00 a.m. until hour of service.

"Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.shortridgeramey.com.

"The family of Marie “Maxie” Mitchell have entrusted the care of their loved one to the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Grundy, Virginia"


Walter Whitfield Clark Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 450; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Whitfield Clark, Jr; age 24; born at Ennis, WV; single; living at Switchback, WV; married on
25 Dec 1948 at Switchback, WV; Mary Elizabeth Muncey; age 19; born at Capels, WV; single;
living at Maitland, WV; with consent of Florence Muncey, mother of Florence Muncey.


Mary Elizabeth Muncy

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page 69B; Image 10 of
47; Family #84/86.
Listed as Mary E. Muncy; age 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Melvin R. Muncy.
2. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Capels; E.D. 24-35; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 715A; Image 46 of 57; Household #342.
Listed as Elizabeth Muncy; age 10; born in WV; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, Melvin R. Muncy.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 450; WV Archives Web Site.
Walter Whitfield Clark, Jr; age 24; born at Ennis, WV; single; living at Switchback, WV; married on
25 Dec 1948 at Switchback, WV; Mary Elizabeth Muncey; age 19; born at Capels, WV; single;
living at Maitland, WV; with consent of Florence Muncey, mother of Florence Muncey.