McDowell and Wyoming Co's, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


David William Wolfe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1937); Page 230; WV Archives Web Site.
D.W. Wolfe; age 43; born in Johnson Co, TN; widowed; miner; living at Havaco, WV; son of
L.S. and Emma; married on 27 Feb 1937 at Welch, WV; Bessie Bates; age 24; born at Orme,
TN; divorced; daughter of J.W. and Mary.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'59 000657; WV Archives Web Site.
David William Wolfe; age 65; born 24 Mar 1893 in Butler, TN; married; retired coal miner; served
in WW I; SS#233-07-8419; son of L.S. and unknown mother Wolfe; died 14 Jan 1959 at
Havaco, WV; from an acute coronary occlusion due to arteriosclerosis heart disaes and diabetes
mellitus; buried 18 Jan 1959 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Mrs. Bessie Mae Wolfe,
Havaco, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Don Nitzel; 19 Jan 2014; headstone photo added by B. Walls.
David William Wolfe; born 24 Mar 1893; died 14 Jan 1959; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Bessie Mae Bates

1. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Bermuda Memorial Park, Enon, Chesterfield Co, VA; submitted by
Greg Lavallee; 19 Dec 2010.
Bessie M. Wolfe; born 9 May 1913; died 19 Feb 1994; buried here; grave marker photo shown;
"OUR LOVING MOTHER".


Bernard Clayton Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernard Clayton Mitchem; age 18; born and living at Asco, WV; single; married on 1 Oct 1961
at Davy, WV; Joan Henriette McNew; age 17; born and living at Davy, WV; single; with consent
of Walter and Elsie Mitchem, parents of Bernard Clayton Mitchem; and Charlie and Denita McNew,
parents of Joan Henrietta McNew.


Joan Henrietta McNew

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1961); Page 337; WV Archives Web Site.
Bernard Clayton Mitchem; age 18; born and living at Asco, WV; single; married on 1 Oct 1961
at Davy, WV; Joan Henriette McNew; age 17; born and living at Davy, WV; single; with consent
of Walter and Elsie Mitchem, parents of Bernard Clayton Mitchem; and Charlie and Denita McNew,
parents of Joan Henrietta McNew.
2. US Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name Joan H Fletcher
Residence Date 01 Oct 1992-19 Jun 2008
Residence Place Kodak, Tennessee, United States
Birth Date Apr 1944..."

"...Address 4420 Sevier County Line Rd # L
Address Continued Kodak, Tennessee 37764
Address Date 01 Oct 1992-19 Jun 2008
2nd Address 1 RR 1
2nd Address Continued Kodak, Tennessee 37764
2nd Address Date 01 Apr 1990
Possible Relatives Joseph R Fletcher..."


Darrell Clayton Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'61 016913; WV Archives Web Site.
Darrell Clayton Mitchem; born 4 Dec 1961 at Welch, WV; son of Bernard C. and Joan (McNew)
Mitchem; died 7 Dec 1961 in Welch Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; from cardio respirtory
failure; buried 8 Dec 1961 in Justice Cemetery, Asco, WV; informant, Bernard C. Mitchem, Asco,
WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Justice Cemetery, Asco, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls;
12 Jul 2013.
Darrell Clayton Mitchem; born 4 Dec 1961; died 7 Dec 1961; buried here; headtstone shown.


Charles Columbus McNew Sr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 203; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie McNew; age 21; born in Knox Co, TN; single farmer; living at Baileysville, WV; son of
Joe and Bertha; married on 11 Aug 1926 at Davy, WV; Denita Trent; age 21; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; daughter of Charlie and Mary.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 81B; Image
167 of 1067; Family #293/304.
Listed as Charles McNew; age 23; born in TN; married at 19; loader in coal mine; head of household.
3. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 23 Apr 1940; Page 7B;
Image 16 of 49; Household #93.
Listed as Charlie McNew; age 32; born in TN; married; 8th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
4. US Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Charlie McNew; age 79; born 1 Aug 1905; died in Mar 1984; last residence, Mercer Co, WV; card issued in WV.


Denita Trent

1. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; taken on 10 Jan 1920; Page 138B;
Family #64/67.
Listed as Denita Trent; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, Charles Trent.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1926); Page 203; WV Archives Web Site.
Charlie McNew; age 21; born in Knox Co, TN; single farmer; living at Baileysville, WV; son of
Joe and Bertha; married on 11 Aug 1926 at Davy, WV; denita Trent; age 21; born in Wyoming
Co, WV; single; daughter of Charlie and Mary.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 19 Apr 1930; Page 81B; Image
167 of 1067; Family #293/304.
Listed as Denita McNew; age 20; born in WV; married at 16; in household of husband, Charles McNew.
4. 1940 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Baileysville District; E.D. 55-1; taken on 23 Apr 1940; Page 7B;
Image 16 of 49; Household #93.
Listed as Denita McNew; age 30; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in McDowell Co, WV
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Charles McNew.
5. US Social Security Death Index, LDS Web Site.
Denita McNew; age 92; born 29 Mar 1910; died 17 Apr 2002; last residence, Mercer Co, WV; card issued
in WV or NC.


Lee Anderson Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 375; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Anderson Mitchem; age 21; born in Eckman, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; married on
15 Jan 1960 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Mullins; age 27; born in Panther, WV; widow; lving at
Ashland, WV.


Myrtle Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 375; WV Archives Web Site.
Lee Anderson Mitchem; age 21; born in Eckman, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; married on
15 Jan 1960 at Welch, WV; Myrtle Mullins; age 27; born in Panther, WV; widow; lving at
Ashland, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 018445; WV Archives Web Site.
Myrtle Mitchem; age 40; born 13 Sep 1929 in WV; married; wife of Lee Anderson Mitchem;
living at Bottom Creek, WV; daughter of unknown parents; died 6 Dec 1969 in the Welch
Emergency Hospital, Welch, WV; from congestive heart failure; buried 9 Dec 1969 in Jarrett
Cemetery, Eckman, WV; informant, Sylvia Mullins, Kimball, WV.


Isaac Lambert

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Big Four, taken on 10 Jan 1920,
Page 17A, Family #308.
Listed as Isaac Lambert, age 8, born in WV, in household of father, Simon P. Lambert.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 400; WV Archives Web Site.
Isaac Lambert; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Eckman, WV; son of
Simon and Emily; married on 23 May 1936 at Keystone, WV; Dorothy Rose; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Thomas and Martha Rose.


Dorothy Rose

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eureka; taken on 10 Apr 1930; Page 167A;
Family #217/232.
Listed as Dorothy Rose; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, Thomas I. Rose.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1936); Page 400; WV Archives Web Site.
Isaac Lambert; age 24; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Eckman, WV; son of
Simon and Emily; married on 23 May 1936 at Keystone, WV; Dorothy Rose; age 17; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Thomas and Martha Rose.


Joseph Louis Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 64; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Louis Mitchem; age 22; born at Pageton, WV; single; living at Eckman, WV; married on
14 Sep 1960 at Kimball, WV; Ruth Ann Lambert; age 16; born and living at Eckman, WV; single;
with consent of Isaac and Dorothy Lambert, parents of Ruth Ann Lambert.


Donald Ray Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #61'013344; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Ray Mitchem; age 51 minutes; born and died 13 Dec 1961 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV;
son of Joseph Lewis and Ruth Ann (Lambert) Mitchem; prematurity, neonatal death; buried 15
Dec 1961 in Gaultney Cemetery, Eckman, WV; informant, Mrs. Ruth Mitchem, Eckman, WV.


Bruce Anthony Mitchem

1. FindAGrave.com; Gaultney Cemetery, Eckman, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by Kenneth
Bowman; 15 Jan 2011.
Bruce Anthony Mitchem; Beloved son of Joseph and Ruth (Lambert) Mitchem; born 2 Jab 1973
at Bethesda, MD; died 25 Oct 201 at Matinsburg, WV; buried here.


James Garfield Mitchem

1. 1900 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 101A, Family 326.
Listed as James G. Mitchem, age 13, born in WV in 1887, in household of father, Thomas H.
Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV Web Site, "McDowell Co Marriages" FTP File; Book #9, page 73.
Garfield Mitchem, age 18, born in McDowell Co, WV, son of Thomas and Vicey Mitchem, married
on 2 Sep 1905 Nora Mitchem, age 16, born in McDowell Co, Wv, daughter of G.S. and Annie
Mitchem.
3. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 16 Apr 1910; Page 60A; Family #37/51.
Listed as Garfield Mitchem, age 23, born in WV, married 5 years; in household of father-in-law;
Gideon S. Mitchem.
4. McDowell Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #6472; 5 Jun 1917.
James Garfield Mitchem; age 29; born on 2 Jul 1888 in Mercer Co, WV; farmer; living at Eckman,
WV; dependent wife and 8 children; medium height and build; blue eyes and brown hair.
5. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Image 42 of 43; Family #406/423.
Listed as Garfield Mitchem; age 32; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.
6. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Big Four; taken on 21 Apr 1930; Page
185A; Image 59 of 73; Family #496/541.
Listed as Garfield Mitchem; age 42; born in WV; married at 18; timberman in coal mine; head of
household.
7. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns creek District; Big Four; E.D. 24-43; taken on 15 Apr
1940; Page 851A;
Image 45 of 48; Household #344.
Listed as Garfield Mitchem; age 52; born in WV; married; no education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; W.P.A. laborer; head of household.
8. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-1365; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Web Site.
James Garfield Mitchem; age 54; born 2 Jul 1887 at Herndon, WV; living at Big Four, WV;
employed by W.P.A. at Keystone, WV; person who will always know address, Mrs. Nora G.
Mitchem, Big Four, WV; 6'1" tall; 175 lbs; blue eyes; brown hair; light complexion; stiff right hand
from infection.
9. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 149; WV Archives Web Site.
James Garfield Mitchem; age 73; born in Mercer Co, WV; widowed; living at Kimball, WV; married
on 27 Dec 1960 at Welch, WV; Bernice Day Belcher; age 54; born at Welch, WV; widow; living
at Havaco, WV.
10. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'69 015222; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
James Mitchem; age 82; born jul 1887 in WV; married; husband of Bernice Day; retired miner;
SS #233-07-9302; living at Havaco, WV; son of Thomas H. and Vicie Mitchem; died 11 Oct 1969
in Doctor's Memorial Hospital, Welch, WV; from septicemia caused by gangrenous gallbladder with
diabetes; buried 13 Oct 1969 in Belcher Mtn Cemetery, near Maitland, WV.
10. FindAGrave.com Web Site; New Belcher Mountain Cemetery, Big Four, McDowell Co, WV;
submitted by Elizabeth Fisher; 31 Aug 2012.
James Garfield Mitchem; born 2 Jul 1888; died 11 Oct 1969; buried here; picture and headstone
shown.


Bernice Opal Day

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Narcissa Cole search, 21 Sep 2001, submitted by
glenn@carollsweb.com
Bernice Opal Day; born in 1907 McDowell Co, WV; died bef 1991; married
(_____) Belcher.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Alexander Day search, 6 Dec 2002, submitted by
Gerland Hay, gerlandhay@earthlink.com.
Opal Lucille Day; married W.J. Belcher (born abt 1896) on 1 Sep 1922.
3. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Brown's Creek District; Welch; taken on 28 Jan 1920;
Page 126B, Family #288.
Listed as Bernice Day, age 14, born in WV, in household of father, Malcolm M. Day.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 149; WV Archives Web Site.
James Garfield Mitchem; age 73; born in Mercer Co, WV; widowed; living at Kimball, WV; married
on 27 Dec 1960 at Welch, WV; Bernice Day Belcher; age 54; born at Welch, WV; widow; living
at Havaco, WV.
5. E-mail, iona@wzrd.com, Iona Belcher, 9 Jul 2000.
"The 206th Golden Genealogy of the William Floyd Belcher, Sr. Family", Dwayne
G. Belcher.
Her husband is a Belcher; descending from William Floyd, Tobias, Lewis and
William Iaeger Belcher, his father.
Children of Lewis and Margaret Belcher: Eliza, born in 1887, married Leonard
England; William Iaeger, born 26 Jun 1894, at Kimball, WV, died 15 Jun 1957
at Havaco, WV, married Bernice Opal Day on 7 Sep 1922 at Kimball, WV; Laura
Belcher, born 1895, died at abt 13; Lewis Edward, Jr, born 1897, married
Leona Ethel Lane, born in 1901, four children; John Andrew, born in
1899, married Mary L. Workman, five children; Floyd, born 1900, married Cora
Mullins, three children; Ayer, bor 1904, died 1973, married Myrtle Sixton,
five children; and Leonard Belcher, born 7 Jul 1090, married Virgie Frances
Lane, three children.


Claude Frankin "Frank" Mitchem Rev

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 16 Apr 1910; Page 60A; Family #37/51.
Listed as Claude F. Mitchem, age 3, born in WV, in household of grandfather, Gideon S. Mitchem,
with parents.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe; taken on 18 Feb 1920; Page 228B;
Image 42 of 43;
Family #406/423.
Listed as Frank Mitchem; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, James G. Mitchem.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 166; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Mitchem; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Eckman, WV; son of
Garfield and Nora; married on 26 Dec 1924 at Junernd(sp?), McDowell Co, WV; Laura Mitchem;
age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Gus and Mandy.
4. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page
162B; Image 16 of 73; Family #143/158.
Listed as Frank Mitchem; age 23; born in WV; married at 18; coal loader in mine; head of
houseold.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; E.D. 24-43; taken on 11 Apr
1940; Page 948A; Image 39 of 48; Household #30.
Listed as Frank Mitchem; age 32; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; coal miner; head of household.
6. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Claude Mitche; born 25 Apr 1907; died in Jun 1972; last residence, Bluefield, WV;
SS#236-05-7154; card issued in WV before 1951.
7. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'72 010980; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Claude Franklin Mitchem; age 65; born 24 Apr 1907 in WV; widowed; retired miner; living at
Eckman, WV; SS #236-05-7154; son of James Garfield and Nora Mitchem; died 16 Jun 1972 in
Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; from thrombosis intrinsic cerebral vessel due to generalized
arteriosclerosis and diabetes; buried 19 Jun 1972 in Jarret Cemetery, Eckman, WV.


Laura Ann Mitchem

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; taken on 10 Jan 1920;
Page 49A; Family #147/154.
Listed as Laura Mitchem; age 10; born in WV; in household of father, James A. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1924); Page 166; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Mitchem; age 19; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Eckman, WV; son of
Garfield and Nora; married on 26 Dec 1924 at Junernd(sp?), McDowell Co, WV; Laura Mitchem;
age 18; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of Gus and Mandy.
3. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; taken on 7 Apr 1930; Page
162B; Image 16 of 73; Family #143/158.
Listed as Lara Mitchem; age 20; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Claude F.
Mitchem.
4. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; E.D. 24-43; taken on 11 Apr
1940; Page 948A; Image 39 of 48; Household #30.
Listed as Lara Mitchem; age 28; born in WV; married; 4th grade education; lived in same house
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Claude F. Mitchem.
5. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'64 011513; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
Laura Ann Mitchem; age 53; born 27 Apr 1911 in WV; married; houseife; living at Eckman, WV;
daughter of Jim and Mandy (Jarrell) Mitchem; died 28 Aug 1961 n the Welch Emergency
Hospital, Welch, WV; from crebral hemorrhage due to hypertension and generalized arteriosclerosis;
buried 30 Aug 1964 in Jarrett Cemetery, Eckman, WV; informant, Roy F. Mitchem, Connersville, IN.


William Henry Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3184; WV Archives Web Site via LDS Web Site.
William Henry Mitchem; age 2 days; born 12 feb 1929 at Pageton, WV; son of Frank and Laura
Matchem; died 14 Feb 1929 at Pageton; malformation; buried 15 Feb 1929 at Eckman, WV;
reported by Frank Mitchem.


Baby Boay Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #647; WV Archives Web Site.
Infant Mitchem; male; age 3 days; born 25 Jan 1930; premature; son of Frank and Lura Ann
Mitchem; died 28 Jan 1930; buried 29 Jan 1930 at Eckman, WV; informant, Frank Mitchem.


James Randolph Graham

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; E.D. 24-43; taken on 11 Apr
1940; Page 948A; Image 39 of 48; Household #30.
Listed as James Randolph Mitchem; age 5; born in WV; no education; not attending school;
in household of father, Claude F. Mitchem.


Baby Boy Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10604; WV Archives Web Site.
New born son of Claude F Mitchem; age 6 hrs; born and died 24 Aug 1945; at Eckman, WV;
premature birth; parents, Claude F. and Laura Ann Mitchem; buried 26 Aug 1945 in Jarrett
Cemetery, Eckman, WV; informant, Claude F. Mitchem, Eckman, WV.


Brenda Jean Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1949); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Brenda Jean Mitchem; born and died 10 Feb 1949 at Welch, WV; stillborn; parents, Claude
Franklin and Laura Ann (Mitchem) Mitchem.


Herman Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #10507; WV Archives Web Site.
Herman Mitchem; age 43 days; born 17 Jun 1950 at Welch, WV; infant son of Claude and Laura
Mitchem, living at Eckman, WV; died 28 Jul 1950 in Stevens Clinic, Welch, WV; premature birth;
buried 30 Jul 1950 in Jarrett Cemetery, Eckman, WV; informant, Claude Mitchem.


Donald Edward Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eckman; E.D. 24-43; taken on 11 Apr
1940; Page 948B; Image 40 of 48; Household #30.
Listed as Donald E. Mitchem; age 11 mons; born in WV; in household of father, Claude F. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 39; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Edward Mitchem; age 21; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; married on
15 Aug 1960 at Keystone, WV; Ethel Ann Angle; age 18; born at Windmill Gap, WV; single;
with consent of Willie S. and Ada Mae Angle, parents of Ethel Ann Angle.


Ethel Ann Angle

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1960); Page 39; WV Archives Web Site.
Donald Edward Mitchem; age 21; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Ashland, WV; married on
15 Aug 1960 at Keystone, WV; Ethel Ann Angle; age 18; born at Windmill Gap, WV; single;
with consent of Willie S. and Ada Mae Angle, parents of Ethel Ann Angle.


John W. Smith

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page 23; Line #16; WV Archives Web Site.
John W. Smith; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Matoaka, WV; married on 24 Dec 1931 at
Matoaka, WV; Vada White; age 17; born in WV; single; living at Matoaka, WV.


Vada White

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1931); Page 23; Line #16; WV Archives Web Site.
John W. Smith; age 22; born in WV; single; living at Matoaka, WV; married on 24 Dec 1931 at
Matoaka, WV; Vada White; age 17; born in WV; single; living at Matoaka, WV.