Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Douglas MacArthur Owens

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 37; WV Archives Website.
Douglas McArthur Owens; age 22; born 11 Mar 1942 in Lex, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Mathew and Stella (Kennedy) Owens; married on 24 Mar 1964 at Iaeger, WV; Joan Rowe; age 20;
born 31 May 1943 in Iager, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of ______ and Lona Belle
Rowe; with consent of Loney Rowe, mother of Joan Rowe.
2. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #88-041352; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Douglas MacArthur Owens; age 46; born 11 Mar 1942 in WV; divorced; this is his 5th marriage; last
marriage ended 29 Dec 1987; 3rd grade education; living at Box 355, Iaeger, WV; son of Mathew
and Stella (Kennedy) Owens; married on 15 Aug 1988 in Buchanan Co, VA; Elizabeth June Steele;
maiden name Robinette; divorced; this is her 3rd marriage; last marriage ended 29 Dec 1987; 8th
grade education; living at Box 1046, Iaeger, WV; daughter of Willard (sic, Wheeler) and Stella Virgie
(Lester) Robinette.


Joan Rowe

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 37; WV Archives Website.
Douglas McArthur Owens; age 22; born 11 Mar 1942 in Lex, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; son of
Mathew and Stella (Kennedy) Owens; married on 24 Mar 1964 at Iaeger, WV; Joan Rowe; age 20;
born 31 May 1943 in Iager, WV; single; living at Iaeger, WV; daughter of ______ and Lona Belle
Rowe; with consent of Loney Rowe, mother of Joan Rowe.


Josiah Franklin Robinson

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1911); Page 271; WV Archives Web Site.
Sie Robinson; age 23; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; drayman; living at Canebrake, WV; son of
Thomas and Annie; married on 21 Jun 1911 in Canebrake, WV; Laura Belle Marris; age 19; born in
McDowell Co, WV; single; daughter of William and Mollie.
2. McDowell Co, WV; WW II Draft Registration Card #U-388; 27 Apr 1942; Ancestry.com Website.
Joesiah Franklin Robinson; age 54; born 3 Nov 1887 in Welch, WV; living at Berwind, WV; employed
by N.R. & P. C.C. Co. (New River & Pocahontas Coal and Coke Co.); Mine #1, Berwind, WV; person
who will always know address, Mrs Laura M. Robinson, Berwind, WV; 5' 8" tall; 130 lbs; blue eyes;
black hair; ruddy complexion; big toe on left foot cut off.


Raymond Louis Robinson

1. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007: Ancestry.com Website.
"Name: Raymond Louis Robinson
[Raymond L Robinson]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 27 Oct 1926
Birth Place: Berwind McDo, West Virginia
Death Date: 5 Oct 2003
Father: Josiah F Robinson
Mother: Laura B Marrs
SSN: 234369412
Notes: Dec 1942: Name listed as RAYMOND LOUIS ROBINSON;
10 Oct 2003: Name listed as RAYMOND L ROBINSON"


Raymond Shaw Sr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.


Mary Hall

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.


Raymond Shaw Jr

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.


Gary Shaw

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Edward and Sarah Shaw,
Miner"; Article; Page 237; submitted by Irma N. Webb, 308 Valleydale, Bluefield, WV 24605.


Allen Perry

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "The Gaddis Family"; Article; Page 147; submitted by Dana Gaddis,
Coalwood, WV 24824.
2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Allen Perry
Birth Date: 27 Aug 1962
Phone Number: 297-6411
Address: PO Box 289, Coalwood, WV , 24801-0289 (1994)"


Terry Hardin

1. "The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1999"; 1999; By Geneva Steel, Tom
Hatcher and Sandra Long; "The Gaddis Family"; Article; Page 147; submitted by Dana Gaddis,
Coalwood, WV 24824.


George Edward Marcum

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 429; WV Archives Web Site.
Geroge Edwad Marcum; age 19; born 8 Aug 1944 in Peach Creek, WV; single; living at Oceana, WV;
son of James H. and Ruth (Thornhill) Marcum; married on 2 Jul 1964 at Kopperston, WV; Joann Lynn
Pentz; age 17; born 16 Dec 1946 in MA; single; living at Arlington, VA; daughter of Edwin L. and Grace
Pentz.
2. Stafford Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"George Edward Marcum, 71, of Matheny, WV passed away on Monday, February 22, 2016 at his home. He
was born on August 8, 1944 in Logan, WV a son of the late Harry and Ruth Thornhill Marcum. In addition
to his parents he is preceded in death by a son Johnny Marcum; a brother Larry Marcum; a sister Faye
Marcum; and his first wife Doris Marcum. Survivors include two daughters Cindy (Randy) Duncan of Crab
Orchard and Carrie (Paul) Donell of Maxwell Hill; a son Edward Marcum of Oceana; four grandchildren
John Harvey, Jr., Brandie Parris, Logan Donell and Olivia Donell; three great grandchildren Abigail Harvey,
Isaac Harvey and Penelope Parris; and a host of other loving family and friends. In keeping with his wishes
he will be cremated and there will be no services..."


Joann Lynn Pentz

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1964); Page 429; WV Archives Web Site.
Geroge Edwad Marcum; age 19; born 8 Aug 1944 in Peach Creek, WV; single; living at Oceana, WV;
son of James H. and Ruth (Thornhill) Marcum; married on 2 Jul 1964 at Kopperston, WV; Joann Lynn
Pentz; age 17; born 16 Dec 1946 in MA; single; living at Arlington, VA; daughter of Edwin L. and Grace
Pentz.


Harry Rushbrook

1."The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Roy Lee Milam, Miner"; Article;
Page 203; submitted by Birdie M. Beavers, 100 Maple Ave,, Welch, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 236; WV Archives Website.
Harry Rushbrook; age 24; born in Berwind, WV; single; living in Capels, WV; married on 2 Apr 1948
in Welch, WV; Mamie Lois Milam; age 17; born in Maitland, WV; single; living in Welch, WV; with
consent of Vergie Milam, mother of Mamie Lois Milam.


Mamie Lois Milam

1."The Heritage of McDowell County, West Virginia, 1858-1995"; 1995; Edited by Dr, Thomas C.
Hatcher; Geneva Steele; Sandra Long and Christine Carr McGuire; "Roy Lee Milam, Miner"; Article;
Page 203; submitted by Birdie M. Beavers, 100 Maple Ave,, Welch, WV.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1948); Page 236; WV Archives Website.
Harry Rushbrook; age 24; born in Berwind, WV; single; living in Capels, WV; married on 2 Apr 1948
in Welch, WV; Mamie Lois Milam; age 17; born in Maitland, WV; single; living in Welch, WV; with
consent of Vergie Milam, mother of Mamie Lois Milam.


Rufus Thomas Marshall

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #74-028685; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Rufus Thomas Marshall; age 36; born 12 May 1938 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 6th grade
education; living at Avondale, WV; son of Wiley and Eva (Osborne) Marshall; married on 22 Jul 1974
in Grundy, VA; Dorothy Mae Mullins; age 20; born 5 May 1954 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
8th grade education; living at Avondale, WV; daughter of unknown father and Mary Ruby Mullins.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; submitted by Marshal/Davidson; 14 Nov 2012.
" Rufus T. Marshall
Birth 12 May 1938
Avondale, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 28 Feb 1985 (aged 46)
Avondale, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Short Ridge Cemetery
Garland, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA "


Dorothy Mae Mullins

1. Buchanan Co, VA; Marriage License #74-028685; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Rufus Thomas Marshall; age 36; born 12 May 1938 in WV; single; this is his 1st marriage; 6th grade
education; living at Avondale, WV; son of Wiley and Eva (Osborne) Marshall; married on 22 Jul 1974
in Grundy, VA; Dorothy Mae Mullins; age 20; born 5 May 1954 in WV; single; this is her 1st marriage;
8th grade education; living at Avondale, WV; daughter of unknown father and Mary Ruby Mullins.
2. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: Dorothy M Watson
Birth Date: 21 Aug 1954
Address: PO Box 428, Gary, WV, 24836-0428 (1993)"
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
Sharon McKeever; 31 Aug 2012.
Dr. Johnny Twenty David "Little Boy" Watson; born 26 Nov 1950; died 30 Oct 1990; buried here;
double headstone photo shown with wife, Dorothy M. Watson; born 21 Aug 1954; no death date.
(She may not be buried here)