The following photos were submitted by: Terry-Lynn.
They belonged to her grandmother Grace Ruth
Lively Godbey and and she got them from her grandmother Amanda Toney Lively.
No 1 is my great-grandfather John Henry Mellen/Mellon.
He was born in 1828 in Lewis County, NY and died in Beckley, WV.
He was buried in Wildwood Cemetery. He was a Quartermaster Sgt.
in the Union Army in Civil War. He was discharged frim CCamp Piatt
in Charleston at the wars end. H e moved to Beckley from Kanawha
County about 1870. He supposedly brought the first steam driven
sawmill into Raleigh County.