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George Washington Mathena
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1848
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1930
Bluefield
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA

Modified Register for George Washington MATHENA

First Generation

1. George Washington MATHENA was born 28 Dec 1848 in Wittens Mills, Tazwell, Va. He died 24 Jun 1930 in Ada, Mercer, Wva and was buried 25 Jun 1930 in Mercer, Wv, Wv.
George married (1) Harriet Lou Emma FRENCH, daughter of Ezeikil FRENCH and Cathrine CHERIE CARTER *****, on 31 May 1866 in Tazwell, Tazwell, Va. Harriet was born 12 Sep 1848 in Tiptop, Tazwell, Va. She died 12 Feb 1901 in Ingleside, Mercer, Wva and was buried Feb 1901 in Ingleside, Mercer, Wv.
They had the following children:
2 M i. Paris (PARRIS) Miles MATHENA was born 6 Mar 1867 in Tazwell, Va. He died 6 Jun 1929 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 7 Jun 1929.
Paris married (1) Iowa M. (soamteld) BOWLING ****, daughter of Andrew J. Andy (Washington) BOWLING and Lucinda Barberie FARLEY, on 3 Apr 1889 in Mercer, Wv. Iowa was born 20 Apr 1869 in Mercer, Wva. She died 6 Jun 1929 in Mercer, Wva.
Paris also married (2) Loura B. (BELL) BOWLING ***, daughter of Andrew J. Andy (Washington) BOWLING and Lucinda Barberie FARLEY, on 17 Oct 1894 in Mercer, Wv. Loura was born 20 Apr 1869 in Mercer, Wv. She died 11 Jun 1935 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 12 Jun 1935.
3 F ii. Maria Louisa MATHENA was born 16 Sep 1870 in Tazwell, Va. She died 8 May 1932 in Mercer, Wva and was buried 10 May 1932.
Maria married Charles William BELCHER, son of Floyd Q. BELCHER and Martha Jo MEADOWESS, on 24 Jun 1895 in Mercer, Wv. Charles was born 13 Sep 1871 in Kanowa River, Wv. He died 20 Feb 1921 in Mercer, Wv and was buried in Mt. Horbe Cem..
4 M iii. Charles Alexander MATHENA was born 5 Dec 1870 in Tazwell, Va. He died 3 May 1956 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 5 May 1956.
Charles married May Lida MUNSEY, daughter of James A. MUNSEY,MUNCY and Agguanueva H.(Nuola) CLINDESSEN, on 26 Jan 1898 in Mercer, Wv. May was born 24 Mar 1880 in Mercer, Wv.
5 M iv. Lewis (Louis) Lee MATHENA Sr was born 21 Mar 1872 in Tazwell, Va. He died 25 Oct 1939 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 27 Oct 1939.
Lewis married Rebecca Easter CARPER, daughter of Fleming CARPER 1860 Census and Martha Ann SHELTON, on 31 Jan 1895 in Mercer, Wv. Rebecca was born 15 Nov 1877 in Mercer, Wv.
6 M v. John Tayler MATHENA was born 4 Apr 1875 in Tazwell, Va. He died 4 Jan 1964 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 7 Jan 1964 in Roselawn.
John married (1) Sallie (Sallie) RUSSELL, daughter of William RUSSELL and Jane, on 1902 in Mercer, Wv. Sallie was born about 1880 in Mercer, Wva. She died 13 Feb 1919 in Mercer, Wva and was buried See Notes.
John also married (2) Cleo Louise JOHNSON, daughter of Roy Lee JOHNSON and Jennie PERDUE, on 15 May 1929. Cleo was born 19 May 1912 in Tazwell, Va. She died 3 Nov 1993 in Mercer Co., Wva.
John also married (3) Sarah J. VEST about 1898/1899. Sarah was born about 1882 in , Craig, Va. She died 13 Feb 1929.
7 F vi. Maggie Catherine (MARGARET) MATHENA was born 13 Dec 1876 in Tazwell, Va. She died 30 Sep 1956 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 2 Nov 1956.
Maggie married Samuel Alexander BOWLING ***, son of Andrew J. Andy (Washington) BOWLING and Lucinda Barberie FARLEY, on 13 Nov 1895 in Mercer, Wv. Samuel was born 13 Sep 1871 in Mercer, Wva. He died 1 Jun 1952 in Mercer, Wva and was buried 3 Jun 1952 in Mercer Co., Wva.
8 M vii. MARYLAND (Myrland) Brown MATHENA was born 30 May 1879 in Tazwell, Va. He died 29 Mar 1956 in Cabell Co WV and was buried 31 Mar 1956.
MARYLAND married Viola Mabel MATHENA, daughter of William Thomas MATHENA and Josephine Nicatie MCCLURE, on 1 Apr 1903 in Tazewell Co., Va. Viola was born 19 Aug 1888 in Tazewell Co., Va. She died 10 Jan 1954 in Tazewell Co., Va and was buried 11 Jan 1954 in Groseclose Cem., Boissevain, Tazewell Co., Va.
9 M viii. Ballard Jackson MATHENA was born 18 Jan 1882 in Tazwell, Va. He died 7 May 1964 in McDowell, Wva and was buried 9 May 1964 in Mercer, Wva.
Ballard married Minnie LUCADO, daughter of Robert Nution LUCADO and Menica (America) C. JENKINS, on 31 Dec 1902 in Mercer, Wv. Minnie was born May 1885 in Wva.
10 F ix. Nettie Clara (manetta) MATHENA was born 6 Apr 1884 in Tiptop, Tazwell, Va. She died 2 Jan 1965 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az and was buried 5 Jan 1965 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
Nettie married (1) Raleigh Lee MATHENA Sr, son of William Thomas MATHENA and Josephine Nicatie MCCLURE, on 31 Dec 1902 in Ingleside, Mercer, Wva. Raleigh was born 25 Jul 1882 in Graham, Tazwell, Va and was divorced 7 Oct 1935 in Price CITY, Carbon, Ut . He died 27 Apr 1965 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az and was buried 1 May 1965 in Mesa, Maricopa, Az.
Nettie also married (2) John HARDY. John was born See Notes.
11 F x. Ella Fair MATHENA was born 6 May 1886 in Tazwell, Va, Wv. She died 9 May 1938 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 10 Mar 1938.
Ella married Bartholmew HOLDREN, son of James (Jim) Henry HOLDREN and Rhode POLLEY (POLLY), on 24 Dec 1919 in Mercer, Wv. Bartholmew was born 19 Dec 1878 in Mercer, Wva. He died 20 Apr 1931 in Mercer, Wva and was buried 21 Apr 1931.
12 M xi. George Bee MATHENA was born 6 Jan 1889 in Tazwell, Va, Wv. He died 11 Oct 1965 in Mercer, Wv and was buried 13 Oct 1965 in Mercer, Wva.
George married Bertha May (Mae) STOWERS *, daughter of Randal Frazier STOWERS and Maggie SMITH, on 23 May 1910 in Mercer, Wv. Bertha was born 20 Mar 1894 in Bland, Va.
13 F xii. WANETTA MATHENA was born Apr 1885 in Virginia.
George also married (2) MANDA WYRICK.
They had the following children: 
 
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 Children:
  Lewis Lee Mathena (1872 - 1939)*
  Maggie Catherine Mathena Bowling (1876 - 1956)*
  Myrland Brown Mathena (1878 - 1956)*
  Ballard Jackson Mathena (1882 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Belcher Cemetery
Princeton
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: bryon mathena
Record added: Apr 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35792705
 

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