Dec. 25, 1916 Rutherfordton Rutherford County North Carolina, USA
William Henry Mitchem was a son of Banks Mitchum and Susanna Wise Mitchum. He was married 12/29/1872 to Margaret Ann Ramsey. They were the parents of eight children: Ida b. 1873; died 1874; Eva Anna b. 11/12/1874, d. 4/1/1965 (never married); John Adam b. 11/27/1876 d. 3/15/1960 (m. 12/21/1899 Hattie Wallace; and m. 1/5/1911 Annie Eva Roberson 1881 - 1949); Lou Ada b. 8/7/1879 d. 11/12/1969 (never married); Effie Mitchem 1882 - 1891; William David Logan Mitchem b. 10/19/1884 d. 4/2/1960 m. #1 Lillie McKinney; m. #2 Emily Hayes and m#3 Annie Mae Callahan; Creed Albert Mitchem b. 10/28/1888 d. 6/10/1972 m. 2/18/1912 Ollie Willie Roberson (sister to John Adam's wife); and Walter C. Mitchem b. 5/3/1893 d. 4/6/1952 m. Reckard L. Roberson (sister to John Adam's wife and Creed Albert's wife). Mitchem Lineage: Nathaniel Meachum/Mitchum 1780 - 1838 Lincoln Co., NC & Jemima Reynolds Mitchum/Banks Mitchum 1807 +- - ? & Susannah Wise Mitchum Rutherford Co., NC/William Henry Mitchem (above).