Wayne County West Virginia Biography of Lace MARCUM


         Lace MARCUM, son of Stephen M. and Jane Marcum, was born in Wayne county in the year 1854. His wife is Nannie J., daughter of William and Elizabeth Damron, and she was born in this county in 1858. Her fatherís birth was in Wayne county in 1833. The marriage of Lace Marcum and Nannie J. Damron was solemnized in Wayne county, April 24, 1879, and they have two children: Taylor V., born September 18, 1880, and Willie B., born March 7, 1882. Mr. Marcum is a prominent young attorney of ability with a promising future. Fort Gay, Wayne county, West Virginia, is his post office address.


    Submitted by Marilyn Gouge and extracted from Hardesty's Historical and Geographical Encyclopedia, Wayne County, WV, Biographies List, 1884.

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