McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV; Families and Individuals

Notes


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.


Billy Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Mitchem; age 26; born at McComas, WV; single; living at Squire, WV; married on 10 Jan
1958 at Welch, WV; Joyce Anneta Smith; age18; born at Matoaka, WV; single; living at Squire,
WV; with consent of John and Vada Smith, parents of Joyce Anneta Smith.


Joyce Anetta Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 194; WV Archives Web Site.
Billy Mitchem; age 26; born at McComas, WV; single; living at Squire, WV; married on 10 Jan
1958 at Welch, WV; Joyce Anneta Smith; age18; born at Matoaka, WV; single; living at Squire,
WV; with consent of John and Vada Smith, parents of Joyce Anneta Smith.


Noah Boyd Mitchem

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eureka; taken on 11 Apr 1930;
Page 169A; Family #275/290.
Listed as Boyd N. Mitchem; age 2 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of mother, Minerva
Belcher Bishop Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 30; WV Archives Web Site.
Boyd Noah Mitchem; age 23; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Marytown, WV; married on
11 Feb 1951 at Twin Branch, WV; Doris Irene Rose; age 18; born and living at Marytown, WV;
single; with consent of Effie Rose, mother of Doris Irene Rose.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 79; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Mitchem; age 26; born at Eckman, WV; divorced; living at Hensley, WV; married on
27 Aug 1955 at Roderfield, WV; Peggy Young; age 18; born at Beeson, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; with consent of Nolan and Laura Young, parents of Peggy Young.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 265; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Boyd Mitchem; age 30; born at Eckman, WV; divorced; living at Hensley; married on 8 Apr
1958 at Roderfield, WV; Bertha Mullins; age 19; born at Wharncliffe, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; with consent of Viola Stapelton, father deceased, mother of Bertha Mullins.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Noah B. Mitchem; born 12 Dec 1927; died 3 Apr 2002; last residence, Davy, WV; SS#233-40-5683;
card issued in WV before 1951.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mitchell Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 20 Jul 2013.
Noah B. Mitchem; born 12 Dec 1927; died 3 Apr 2002; Corporal, US Army in Korea; buried here;
headstone shown.


Doris Irene Rose

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 30; WV Archives Web Site.
Boyd Noah Mitchem; age 23; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Marytown, WV; married on
11 Feb 1951 at Twin Branch, WV; Doris Irene Rose; age 18; born and living at Marytown, WV;
single; with consent of Effie Rose, mother of Doris Irene Rose.


Baby Boy Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Registry; Vol #__(1951); Browns Creek District; WV Archives Web Site.
Baby Boy Mitchem; born and died 10 May 1951 at Welch, WV; stillborn; parents, Noah Boyd and
Doris Irene (Rose) Mitchem.


Noah Boyd Mitchem

1. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Eureka; taken on 11 Apr 1930;
Page 169A; Family #275/290.
Listed as Boyd N. Mitchem; age 2 yrs, 4 mons; born in WV; in household of mother, Minerva
Belcher Bishop Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1951); Page 30; WV Archives Web Site.
Boyd Noah Mitchem; age 23; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Marytown, WV; married on
11 Feb 1951 at Twin Branch, WV; Doris Irene Rose; age 18; born and living at Marytown, WV;
single; with consent of Effie Rose, mother of Doris Irene Rose.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1955); Page 79; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Mitchem; age 26; born at Eckman, WV; divorced; living at Hensley, WV; married on
27 Aug 1955 at Roderfield, WV; Peggy Young; age 18; born at Beeson, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; with consent of Nolan and Laura Young, parents of Peggy Young.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 265; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Boyd Mitchem; age 30; born at Eckman, WV; divorced; living at Hensley; married on 8 Apr
1958 at Roderfield, WV; Bertha Mullins; age 19; born at Wharncliffe, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; with consent of Viola Stapelton, father deceased, mother of Bertha Mullins.
5. Social Security Death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Noah B. Mitchem; born 12 Dec 1927; died 3 Apr 2002; last residence, Davy, WV; SS#233-40-5683;
card issued in WV before 1951.
6. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Mitchell Cemetery, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by B. Walls; 20 Jul 2013.
Noah B. Mitchem; born 12 Dec 1927; died 3 Apr 2002; Corporal, US Army in Korea; buried here;
headstone shown.


Bertha Mullins

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 265; WV Archives Web Site.
Noah Boyd Mitchem; age 30; born at Eckman, WV; divorced; living at Hensley; married on 8 Apr
1958 at Roderfield, WV; Bertha Mullins; age 19; born at Wharncliffe, WV; single; living at
Hensley, WV; with consent of Viola Stapelton, father deceased, mother of Bertha Mullins.


Charles Clifford Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Pageton; E.D. 24-1; taken on 26 Apr 1940;
Page 18A; Image 37 of 44; Household #274.
Listed as Charles Mitchem; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Allen G. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 490; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Clifford Mitchem; age 20; born at Pageton, WV; single; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
married on 30 Nov 1958 at Anawalt, WV; Shirley Ann Ferguson; age 18; born and living at
Jenkinsjones, WV; single; with consent of Allen and Nellie Mitchem, parents of Charles Clifford
Mitchem; and John W. and Anne Kate Ferguson, parents od Shirley Ann Ferguson.


Shirley Ann Ferguson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1958); Page 490; WV Archives Web Site.
Charles Clifford Mitchem; age 20; born at Pageton, WV; single; living at Jenkinjones, WV;
married on 30 Nov 1958 at Anawalt, WV; Shirley Ann Ferguson; age 18; born and living at
Jenkinsjones, WV; single; with consent of Allen and Nellie Mitchem, parents of Charles Clifford
Mitchem; and John W. and Anne Kate Ferguson, parents od Shirley Ann Ferguson.


John W. Ferguson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 270; WV Archives Web Site.
John W. Ferguson; age 30; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Jenkinsjones, WV;
son of James and Virginia; married on 16 Mar 1929 at Welch, WV; Annie Kate Austin; age 21;
born in Russell Co, VA; single; daughter of Will and Ellen.


Annie Kate Austin

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1929); Page 270; WV Archives Web Site.
John W. Ferguson; age 30; born in Carroll Co, VA; single; miner; living at Jenkinsjones, WV;
son of James and Virginia; married on 16 Mar 1929 at Welch, WV; Annie Kate Austin; age 21;
born in Russell Co, VA; single; daughter of Will and Ellen.


Antonio "Tony" Fernandes

1. Mercer Co, WV; Marriage Registry; Vol #__(1932); Page 28; Line #11; WV Archives Web Site.
Tony Fernandes; age 30; born in Portugal; single; living at Butley, WV; married on 10 Jun 1932 at
Williamson, WV; Carolyn Matovich; age 21; born in Pittsburgh, PA; single; living at New Hope, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'67 008511; WV Archives Web Site.
Antonio "Tony" Fernandes; age 69; born 10 Mar 1898 in Portugal; married; miner; living at Raysal, WV;
SS# 236-05-4320; son of Antonio Fernandes and unknown mother; died 12 Jun 1967 in Stevens Clinic,
Welch, WV due to an acute myocardial infarction with arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried 14 Jun 1967
in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV; informant, Tony Fernandes, California, PA.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 25 Feb 2014.
Antonio "Tony" Fernandes; born 10 Mar 1898; died 12 Jun 1967; buried here; headstone photo shown.


Frank Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Mile Branch; E.D. 24-60; taken on 5 Apr
1940; Page 1185A; Image 7 of 132; Household #52.
Listed as Frank Mitchem; age 6; born in WV; no grade education; attending school;
lived in same house on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father, John H. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 401; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Mitchem; age 23; born at Iaeger, WV; single; living at Panther, WV; married on 20 May
1957 at Litwar, WV; Joyce Gaynell Rowe; age 25; born at Iaeger, WV; single; living at Panther,
WV.


Joyce Gaynell Rowe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 401; WV Archives Web Site.
Frank Mitchem; age 23; born at Iaeger, WV; single; living at Panther, WV; married on 20 May
1957 at Litwar, WV; Joyce Gaynell Rowe; age 25; born at Iaeger, WV; single; living at Panther,
WV.


Rutherford Charles Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe #11; E.D. 24-3; taken on 22 Apr 1940;
Page 60A; Image 55 of 64; Household #470.
Listed as Rutherford C. Mitchem; age 1; born in WV; in household of father, William F. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 368; WV Archives Web Site.
Rutherford Charles Mitchem; age 18; born and living at Thorpe, WV; single; married on 9 Apr
1957 at Gary, WV; Delores Ann Lawson; age 16; born and living at Thorpe, WV; single; with
consent of William Frank and Montry Mitchem, parents of Rutherford Charles Mitchem; and Jack
and Elizabeth Lawson, parents of Delores Ann Lawson.


Deloras Ann Lawson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 368; WV Archives Web Site.
Rutherford Charles Mitchem; age 18; born and living at Thorpe, WV; single; married on 9 Apr
1957 at Gary, WV; Delores Ann Lawson; age 16; born and living at Thorpe, WV; single; with
consent of William Frank and Montry Mitchem, parents of Rutherford Charles Mitchem; and Jack
and Elizabeth Lawson, parents of Delores Ann Lawson.


David Bennett 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 David Mitchem; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, Claude F. Mitchem.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 298; WV Archives Web Site.
David Bennett Mitchem; age 18; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Kimball, WV; married on
16 Jan 1956 in McDowell Co, WV; Shelby Jean Isom; age 19; born and living in McDowell Co,
WV; single; with consent of Frank and Laure Mitchem, parents of David Bennett Mitchem; and
John and Mabel Isom; parents of Shelby Jean Isom.
3. "The News"; Kingstree, SC; 21 May 2005; Newspaper Obit; via Ancestry.com Web Site.
"ROCKWELL — David Bennett Mitchem, 68, 360 Country Place Drive, died Wednesday (May 18, 2005) at Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte.

"Born March 24, 1937, in Eckman, W.Va., Mr. Mitchem, a son of the late Rev. Claude Franklin and Laura Mitchem, was educated in the McDowell County, W.Va., schools. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

"A factory employee for 18 years in Union City, Ind., he worked for Servo Distributing for nine years and Hodges Exxon Service Station, both of East Innes Street, before retiring. He was a former member of Salisbury Foursquare Church and a member of Bread of Life Church of God, Salisbury.

"His first wife, Shelby Jean Isom Mitchem, died March 19, 1986.

"Survivors include wife Elizabeth Church Mitchem, whom he married July 25, 1986; daughters Lisa Jeanette Mitchem, Union City, Ind., Kathy M. Bockhofer, Lyn, Ind., and Shelley Beth Mitchem, of the home; brother Ralph McArthur Mitchem, Bluefield, W.Va.; sister Earline M. Rose, Bluefield, W.Va.; and three grandchildren.

"Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, Summersett Funeral Home chapel, Salisbury, conducted by the Rev. James Welburn, pastor, Bread of Life Church of God. Military graveside rites at City Memorial Park conducted by Rowan Veterans Council...:


Shelby Jean Isom

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1956); Page 298; WV Archives Web Site.
David Bennett Mitchem; age 18; born at Eckman, WV; single; living at Kimball, WV; married on
16 Jan 1956 in McDowell Co, WV; Shelby Jean Isom; age 19; born and living in McDowell Co,
WV; single; with consent of Frank and Laure Mitchem, parents of David Bennett Mitchem; and
John and Mabel Isom; parents of Shelby Jean Isom.