McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


James T. Hill

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Charles Foster Perry, perryland@gorge.net.
Josiah Stollings; married Lovey Estes; child: Eliza A. (sic, F.) Stollings,
born in 1828, died on 7 May 1858, married James Hill on 3 Feb 1854.
Son, Robert H. Hill born abt 1854 in Logan Co, WV.
James Hill; born on 30 Apr 1822 in Kanawha Co, WV; died on 18 Feb 1909 in
Boone Co, WV; son of Jacob and Sarah Thomas Hill; married second, Jemima Ann
Godbey on 29 Oct 1858.
2. "Early Logan Co, VA/WV Marriages, 1853-1860", transcribed by Vicie Waskey
Fowler.
James T. Hill, age 30, son of Isaac and Sarah Hill; married on 13 Feb 1854
Eliza T. Stollings, age 26, daughter of Josiah and Lovey Stollings.


Eliza F. Stollings

1. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 12 Aug 1850, Page 130B, Family
#163.
Listed as Eliza F. Stollings, age 23, born in VA, in household of father,
Josiah Stollings.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Charles Foster Perry, perryland@gorge.net.
Josiah Stollings; married Lovey Estes; child: Eliza A. (sic, F.) Stollings,
born in 1828, died on 7 May 1858, married James Hill on 3 Feb 1854.
Son, Robert H. Hill born abt 1854 in Logan Co, WV.
3. "Early Logan Co, VA/WV Marriages, 1853-1860", transcribed by Vicie Waskey
Fowler.
James T. Hill, age 30, son of Isaac and Sarah Hill; married on 13 Feb 1854
Eliza T. Stollings, age 26, daughter of Josiah and Lovey Stollings.


Robert H. Hill

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Charles Foster Perry, perryland@gorge.net.
Josiah Stollings; married Lovey Estes; child: Eliza A. (sic, F.) Stollings,
born in 1828, died on 7 May 1858, married James Hill on 3 Feb 1854.
Son, Robert H. Hill born abt 1854 in Logan Co, WV.
James Hill; born on 30 Apr 1822 in Kanawha Co, WV; died on 18 Feb 1909 in
Boone Co, WV; son of Jacob and Sarah Thomas Hill; married second, Jemima Ann
Godbey on 29 Oct 1858.


Wesley Stollings

1. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 12 Aug 1850, Page 130B, Family
#165.
Listed as Wesley Stollings, age 34, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Anthony T. Lux, familux@bellsouth.net.
Wesley Stollings, son of Josiah, married Dolly Conley.


Dolly Conley

1. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 12 Aug 1850, Page 130B, Family
#165.
Listed as Dolly Stollings, age 26, born in VA, in household of husband,
Wesley Stollings.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Anthony T. Lux, familux@bellsouth.net.
Wesley Stollings, son of Josiah, married Dolly Conley.
3. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
Garland Conley married Bettie Farley, eldest daughter of Capt. Henry Farley.
Daughter, Dolly Conley; married Wesley Stollings.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Garland Conley search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Gerald Conley, jerry_conley@hotmail.com.
Dolly Conley; born in 1824; married Wesley Stollings.


Isaac Stollings

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Anthony T. Lux, familux@bellsouth.net.
Josiah was son of Jacob Stollings; other siblings were: Nancy (married
William Hinchman); Griffin; Isaac; and Jacob.
2. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 3, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
"Jacob Stollings...father of four sons and one daughter. His sons were
Josiah, the father of Wesley, William, Nelson, Lorenzo and Griffin and two
daughters...one married William Dingess... the other James Hill...,
Griffin...; Isaac...; and Jacob...His daughter married William Hinchman..."
3. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 10 Aug 1850, Page 129B, Family
#150.
Listed as Isaac Stollings, age 58, born in NC, farmer, head of household.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Griffin Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Linda Ward, sky77@mindspring.com.
Isaac Stollings; born in 1793 in NC; married Elizabeth Perry; daughter,
Cynthia, married first (_______) Taylor; second, Griffin Stollings.
5. "Early Logan Co, WV Deaths, 1853-1860" transcribed by Vicie Waskey Fowler.
Isaac Stollings, age 63 died on 30 Nov 1856, of consumption.


Elizabeth Perry

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Griffin Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Linda Ward, sky77@mindspring.com.
Isaac Stollings; born in 1793 in NC; married Elizabeth Perry; daughter,
Cynthia, married first (_______) Taylor; second, Griffin Stollings.


Isaac Stollings

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Josiah Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Anthony T. Lux, familux@bellsouth.net.
Josiah was son of Jacob Stollings; other siblings were: Nancy (married
William Hinchman); Griffin; Isaac; and Jacob.
2. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 3, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
"Jacob Stollings...father of four sons and one daughter. His sons were
Josiah, the father of Wesley, William, Nelson, Lorenzo and Griffin and two
daughters...one married William Dingess... the other James Hill...,
Griffin...; Isaac...; and Jacob...His daughter married William Hinchman..."
3. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 10 Aug 1850, Page 129B, Family
#150.
Listed as Isaac Stollings, age 58, born in NC, farmer, head of household.
4. Ancestry.com Web Site, Griffin Stollings search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Linda Ward, sky77@mindspring.com.
Isaac Stollings; born in 1793 in NC; married Elizabeth Perry; daughter,
Cynthia, married first (_______) Taylor; second, Griffin Stollings.
5. "Early Logan Co, WV Deaths, 1853-1860" transcribed by Vicie Waskey Fowler.
Isaac Stollings, age 63 died on 30 Nov 1856, of consumption.


Sarah

1. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 10 Aug 1850, Page 129B, Family
#150.
Listed as Sarah Stollings, age 45, born in VA, in household of husband,
Isaac Stollings.
2. "Early Logan Co, WV Deaths, 1853-1860" transcribed by Vicie Waskey Fowler.
Isaac Stollings, age 63 died on 30 Nov 1856, of consumption, parents
unknown, birthplace unknown, reported by Sally Sollings, consort.


Henry Conley Col

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
Garland Conley married Bettie Farley, eldest daughter of Capt. Henry Farley.
Son, Col. Henry Conley; born in Montgomery Co, VA; married first a Miss
Thompson; after her death, married a widow, (________) Dingess, daughter of
Washington Adams.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Garland Conley search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Gerald Conley, jerry_conley@hotmail.com.
Henry Conley; born in 1801 in Montgomery Co, VA; married Polly Thompson,
born in 1804 in VA.
3. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 9 Aug 1850, Page 129A, Family
#144.
Listed as Henry Conley, age 48, born in VA, merchant, head of household.


Ruth Adams

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896.
Chapter XVII, page 2.
John Dingess married Chloe Farley, daughter of Capt Henry Farley. Their
children were: William (married _______ Stollings, daughter of Josiah);
Julius (married ________Smith, daughter of Ben); Harvey (married ______Adams,
daughter of Joseph); Henderson (married ______Adams, also a daughter of
Joseph); John (married ______Adams, daughter of Washington); Peter (married
________Adams, also a daughter of Washington); Sallie (married James
Butcher); Peggy (married John Gore)and Nancy (married William Chapman).
2. "Early Logan Co, VA/WV Marriages, 1853-1860", transcribed by Vicie Waskey
Fowler.
John Dingess, age 28, born in Logan Co, WV, son of John and Chloe Dingess;
married on 20 Aug 1854 Rutha Adams, age 24?, born in Logan Co, WV, daughter
of John W. (Washington) and Polly Adams.
3. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 15 Aug 1850, page 132B, Family
#192.
Listed as Ruth Adams, age 16, born in KY, in household of father, John W.
Adams.


Elizabeth Conley

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Garland Conley search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Gerald Conley, jerry_conley@hotmail.com.
Henry Conley; born in 1801 in Montgomery Co, VA; married first, Polly
Thompson, born in 1804 in VA; second, Ruth Adams Dingess; one identified
child: Elizabeth Conley, born in 1873 in Logan Co, WV.


John A. Buskirk

1. 1860 Census, Logan Co, VA (WV), Town of Aracoma, taken on 5 Jun 1860, Page 201, Family #16.
Listed as John Buskirk, age (none listed), born in (not given), head of single person household.
2. "Early Logan Co, WV Marriages, 1853-1860" transcribed by Vicie Waskey Fowler.
John A. Buskirk, age 36, single, born in PA, living in Aracoma, Logan Co,
WV, son of Joseph and Margaret Buskirk; married on 30 Aug 1860 Susan J.
Dingess, age 21, single, born in Logan Co, VA, daughter of William A. and
Gertrude Dingess.


Susan J. Dingess

1. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 9 Sep 1850, Page 154B, Family#494.
Listed as Susan Dingess, age 11, born in VA, in household of father, William A. Dingess.
2. "Early Logan Co, WV Marriages, 1853-1860" transcribed by Vicie Waskey Fowler.
John A. Buskirk, age 36, single, born in PA, living in Aracoma, Logan Co,
WV, son of Joseph and Margaret Buskirk; married on 30 Aug 1860 Susan J.
Dingess, age 21, single, born in Logan Co, VA, daughter of William A. and
Gertrude Dingess.


Andrew Dempsey Sr

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
"John Dempsey...(came to Logan Co) with William Dingess in 1799... was
father of seven sons and three daughters. His sons: William (married Nancy
Vannatter, daughter of John); Jack (married Minerva Vance); Thomas (married
Dicey Lucas); Joseph (married Sena Vance); Andrew (married Martha Starr);
Mark (married Lucinda Ward); and Lewis (married Nancy Stepp). His daughters:
Poll (married John McNeely); Jane (married Jerry Vannatter) and Rachel
(married James Vannatter)."
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
3. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Andrew Dempsey, age 43, born in VA, farmer, head of household.


Martha Starr

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
"John Dempsey...(came to Logan Co) with William Dingess in 1799... was
father of seven sons and three daughters. His sons: William (married Nancy
Vannatter, daughter of John); Jack (married Minerva Vance); Thomas (married
Dicey Lucas); Joseph (married Sena Vance); Andrew (married Martha Starr);
Mark (married Lucinda Ward); and Lewis (married Nancy Stepp). His daughters:
Poll (married John McNeely); Jane (married Jerry Vannatter) and Rachel
(married James Vannatter)."
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr; second, Rebecca E. Deskins.
3. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Martha Dempsey, age 36, born in VA, in household of husband,
Andrew Dempsey.


James S. Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, James S. Dempsey; born in 1833 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as James S. Dempsey, age 17, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Amanda Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Daughter, Amanda Dempsey; born in 1835 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Emanda Dempsey, age 15, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Henry Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Henry Dempsey; born in 1836 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Henry Dempsey, age 14, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Farley Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Farley Dempsey; born in 1838 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Farley Dempsey, age 12, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Joseph A. Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Joseph A. Dempsey; born in 1840 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Joseph Dempsey, age 10, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.
3. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 13 Sep 1850, page 156B, Family
#522.
Listed as Joseph Dempsey, age 10, born in VA, in household of James Starr.
This is a duplicate listing. James Starr is probably his grandfather, the
father of Joseph's mother, Martha Starr.


Andrew W. Dempsey Jr

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Andrew W. Dempsey; born in 1841 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Andrew Dempsey, age 9, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Mark Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Mark Dempsey; born in 1843 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Mark Dempsey, age 7, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Alexander L. Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Alexander L. Dempsey; born on 30 Oct 1846 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123A, Family
#71.
Listed as Alexander Dempsey, age 5, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Leander L. Dempsey

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, John Dempsey search, 16 Dec 2001, submitted by
Arthur W. Dempsey, Jr., dempseyxng2 @peoplepc.com.
John Dempsey; born on 6 Sep 1758 in Patrick? Co, VA; died on 27 Sep 1830 in
Logan? Co, WV; buried in Sep 1830; son of William and (________) Gulliver
Dempsey; married Rachel Solomon 6 Sep 1788 in Botetourt Co, VA.
Son, Andrew Dempsey; born in 1807 in Logan Co, WV; died on 8 Oct 1875 in
Logan Co, WV; married first, Martha Starr in 1831; second, Rebecca E.
Deskins.
Son, Leander L. Dempsey; born in 1848 in Logan Co, WV.
2. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 30 Jul 1850, page 123B, Family
#71.
Listed as Leander T. Dempsey, age 2, born in VA, in household of father,
Andrew Dempsey.


Paris Neely Mitchem Sr

1. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; taken on 15 Apr 1910; Page 59A; Family #16/23.
Listed as Paris N. Mitchem; age 8; born in WV; in household of mother; Louisa Mitchem Mitchem.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Pageton; taken on 15/16 Jan 1920; Page 262A;
Family #100/102.
Listed as Paris Mitchem; age 17; born in WV; single; laborer; in household of mother, Louise
Mitchem Mitchem.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Mitchem; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Maybeury, WV; son of
George and Louisa; married on 15 Oct 1921 at Vivian, WV; Bertha Graham; age 16; born in
Raleigh Co, WV; single; daughter of Thomas and Barbara.
4. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page 138B;
Family #338/350.
Listed as Parris Mitchem; age 28; born in WV; married at 19; timber setter in coal mine; head of
household.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; E.D. 24-1; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 42; Household #291.
Listed as Paris Mitchem; age 38; born in WV; married; 8th grade education; lived in same place on
1 Apr 1935; brakeman in mines; head of household.
6. Ancestry.com Web Site, Shorten Smith search, 22 Dec 2001, submitted by
Marina Church, quzieqs@yahoo.com
Barbara Ellen Mitchem; born in 1887 in McDowell Co, WV; married Thomas
Graham, son of Pleasant and Sarah Howerton Graham; child: Bertha Graham,
born on 26 Apr 1907 at Herndon, WV; died on 30 Nov 1989 at Welch, WV,
married Paris N. Mitchem in 1921 at Eckman, WV.
Paris N. Mitchem; born on 3 Mar 1902; died in 1979 at Pageton, WV; son of
George and Louisa Mitchem Mitchem.


Bertha Mae Graham

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Shorten Smith search, 22 Dec 2001, submitted by
Marina Church, quzieqs@yahoo.com
Barbara Ellen Mitchem; born in 1887 in McDowell Co, WV; married Thomas
Graham, son of Pleasant and Sarah Howerton Graham; child: Bertha Graham,
born on 26 Apr 1907 at Herndon, WV; died on 30 Nov 1989 at Welch, WV,
married Paris N. Mitchem in 1921 at Eckman, WV.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Barkers Ridge District, taken on 17 May 1910;
Page 210B, Family #253.
Listed as Berthie Graham, age 3, born in WV, in household of grandmother,
Sarah E. Howerton Graham, with father, Thomas J. Graham.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
Paris Mitchem; age 21; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; miner; living at Maybeury, WV; son of
George and Louisa; married on 15 Oct 1921 at Vivian, WV; Bertha Graham; age 16; born in
Raleigh Co, WV; single; daughter of Thomas and Barbara.
4. 1930 census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkin District; Thorpe; taken on 25 Apr 1930; Page 138B;
Family #338/350.
Listed as Bertha Mitchem; age 22; born in WV; married at 15; in household of husband, Paris N.
Mitchem.
5. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; E.D. 24-1; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 42; Household #291.
Listed as Bertha Mitchem; age 33; born in WV; married; 3rd grade education; lived in same place
on 1 Apr 1935; in household of husband, Paris N. Mitchem.
6. Social Security death Index; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Bertha G. Mitchem; born 26 Apr 1906; died 30 Nov 1989; last residence, Pageton, McDowell Co,
WV; SS# 233-96-4165;card issued in WV in 1973.


Elwood Jackson Mitchem

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #2101; WV Archives Web Site.
Elwood Jackson Mitchem; age 2 mons, 16 days; born 29 Nov 1933 in WV; son of Paris and Bertha
Mae (Graham) Mitchem; died 15 Feb 1934 at Pageton, WV; from influenza; buried 16 Feb 1934 at
Pageton, WV; informant, Paris Mitchem, Pageton, WV.


Paris Albert Mitchem

1. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Adkins District; Pageton; E.D. 24-1; taken on 29 Apr 1940;
Page 19A; Image 37 of 42; Household #291.
Listed as Albert Mitchem; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, Paris N. Mitchem.


James Lee Chambers

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Stollings search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Sharon Carroll, sc2000@myexcel.com.
Patsy Hinchman; born on 17 Sep 1839 in Logan Co, WV; married James Lee
Chambers, son of John and Mary White Chambers.
James Lee Chambers; born in 1839.


Patsy Hinchman

1. 1850 Census, Logan Co, WV, taken 25 Jul 1850, page 121, Family #40.
Listed as Patsy Hinchman, age 10, born in VA, in household of father,
William Hinchman.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Stollings search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Sharon Carroll, sc2000@myexcel.com.
Patsy Hinchman; born on 17 Sep 1839 in Logan Co, WV; married James Lee
Chambers, son of John and Mary White Chambers.


Henry Conley Col

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
Garland Conley married Bettie Farley, eldest daughter of Capt. Henry Farley.
Son, Col. Henry Conley; born in Montgomery Co, VA; married first a Miss
Thompson; after her death, married a widow, (________) Dingess, daughter of
Washington Adams.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Garland Conley search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Gerald Conley, jerry_conley@hotmail.com.
Henry Conley; born in 1801 in Montgomery Co, VA; married Polly Thompson,
born in 1804 in VA.
3. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 9 Aug 1850, Page 129A, Family
#144.
Listed as Henry Conley, age 48, born in VA, merchant, head of household.


Polly Thompson

1. "Genealogical Section of History of Logan Co", Henry Clay Ragland, 1896,
Chapter XIII, page 1, reprinted by the Logan County Genealogical Society
in 1978 with permission of The Logan Banner.
Garland Conley married Bettie Farley, eldest daughter of Capt. Henry Farley.
Son, Col. Henry Conley; born in Montgomery Co, VA; married first a Miss
Thompson; after her death, marriedd a widow, (________) Dingess, daughter of
Washington Adams.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Garland Conley search, 29 Dec 2001, submitted by
Henry Conley; born in 1801 in Montgomery Co, VA; married Polly Thompson,
born in 1804 in VA.
3. 1850 Census Logan Co, WV, District 32, taken 9 Aug 1850, Page 129A, Family
#144.
Listed as Polly Conley, age 46, born in VA, in household of husband, Henry
Conley.