Old Queries

Note: These queries are from early years of the WVGenWeb Project. Some of the people who posted are now deceased, but their posts are part of the history of this site. - Over the years, other forums have served for posting queries. Currently, people seem to prefer Facebook. - However, QUERIES can be posted on this site if you are not a Facebook user. - Most of these old email addresses are invalid.

Jan 8, 1999 00:13

NAME: Cathy Wilmot
LOCATION: Pleasant Co.,WV

E-MAIL: CWilmot256@aol.com


COMMENTS: George M ROBINSON died 1913 and wife Sarah MARTIN died 1915. Both had resided in/near St Marys. Children were: Leola Dell (Blanche PEMBERTON); John H (Roxie SHUMAN); Jackob; James; Thomas(Eunice HOLDREN); George (Christina DeLONG); Mary Ellen; Beckey Jane; Margaret (WILLIAMSON); Rhoda A; Armintha (John LITTLE). For awhile George's mother also resided with them but Mary Jane (MORGAN) ROBINSON died 1890/1891.

Jan 13, 1999 14:21


E-MAIL: vsauers@wirefire.com


COMMENTS: Searching for COX of PLEASANT'S COUNTY. JOSEPHUS (JOE) COX married NANCY ANN TIFFINER from OHIO MAR 25, 1875 in PLEASANTS COUNTY. Would like to know more about his family.

Jan 13, 1999 14:42


E-MAIL: vsauers@wirefire.com


COMMENTS: SAUER of PLEASANTS COUNTY. JONAS SAUER came to America Oct 22, 1870 from Germany into New York. In census of 1880 Pleasants Co. he is raising a family. Would like to know where they were married wife's name was ERNESTINE and where they were between those years. He owned property in the Mt. Carmel area,is on the 1911 Pleasants Co property map. Anything about his father and mother from Germany would be great.

Jan 16, 1999 15:52

NAME: Collins
LOCATION: Pittsburgh

E-MAIL: peng97@aol.com


COMMENTS: Seeking information on Gilbert Collins, his wife Florence Thrash and their children, Leonard, Harry, Frances, Henrietta and Thelma. They were residents of St. Marys in the late 1800's.

Jan 19, 1999 21:05

NAME: pam montgomery
LOCATION: grove city ohio

E-MAIL: D1zzie@webtv.net


COMMENTS: Surname KNAPP, Iam looking for info on my grandfathr's family. I believe hey are from Point Pleasant W.V.. His name was Earl Rosco Knapp. He had several brothers i think 1 or 2 sister's. My grandfather was born around 1901-1903 brothers were arnold, roy, & sister ada. Any info would be appreciated. Thank you.

Jan 29, 1999 11:29

NAME: George

E-MAIL: redbuck111@aol.com


COMMENTS: iam looking for John Buck an his son Alexander Buck an his son Freanlin Newton Buck an his son Fred Buck. Please e-mail me at redbuck111aol.com thanks. my name is George H. Buck.

Feb 4, 1999 22:01

NAME: Marilyn Gault Brasaemle
LOCATION: Pleasants Co.

E-MAIL: Pitviper7@juno.com


COMMENTS: I am searching for information on Andrew J. GAULT who married Martha Ann CUNNINGHAM. They were both born in Fayette Co., Penna. and moved to Ohio (ca 1865) then Pleasants Co., WV (approx. 1870) and died there. I would like to find information on Andrew's parents and find others researching this line. Their children: James K. (or Polk) b. ca 1845; Sarah b. ca 1848; Andrew J. b. July 1850; John B. b. 20 November 1854; Martha L. b. 20 January 1856; Sidney A. b. 22 June 1862; Prussia Ellen b. 1864; Oliver F. b. 24 May 1870; Mary (or Margaret or Amanda or all 3) b. 1865/1859/1866; Rosetta b. 14 March 1872. I would also like to find others who are researching the HUNTSMAN line. Thomas HUNTSMAN married Mary J. FREEMAN on 22 September 1870 in Pleasants Co., WV. His parents: Joseph and Mary (WAGGONER) HUNTSMAN. Siblings: William b. 1825; others unknown to me.

Feb 6, 1999 13:10

NAME: Wm. B. "Bill" McAFEE

E-MAIL: thistleis@sprynet.com


COMMENTS: My G-G Grandfather, Thomas McLAIN, b. ? OH, allegedly drowned in a flood on the Ohio R. at St. Marys in 1854. He was married to Elizabeth BARRICK (or BARRACK) & had at least one daughter, Louisa Caroline, b. 20 MAR 1852. His widow subsequently married a GOOCH and had one son, Frank, & daughters Gertie & Bertha. Will appreciate any information available on any or all of the above.

Feb 7, 1999 18:14

NAME: Michael M. Foreman
LOCATION: Winchester, VA

E-MAIL: vforeman@shentel.net


COMMENTS: WV CIVIL WAR VETERANS MEDAL: Seeking to buy WV Veteran's Medal for 7th WV Infantry. Medal consists of Horseshoe connected by ribbon to trefold of 2nd Corps. Words Romney to Appomattox appear. Top price

Feb 12, 1999 20:44

NAME: Karen (Maston) Brannon

E-MAIL: KFBrannon@aol.com


COMMENTS: Am seeking information on my grandmother Rose Leota Johnson . She married Griff Maston of Schultz,WV. Would appreciate any info on her parents. Thanks.

Feb 13, 1999 07:26

NAME: Reva Brown McIntyre
LOCATION: 18148 E 75 Rd Dennison Il. 62423

E-MAIL: carlm@comwares.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for anyone who can give me information on the family of David J Brown 1822-1898 & Mary Ann Smith Brown 1822-1884 of Pleasants Co .buried in the Hebron Cem. Known children: Genza Jennifer Brown b 1853 Alpheus Brown b 1859 d 1882 Sarah Brown b 1864 Lloyd Brown b 1868

Feb 24, 1999 11:23

NAME: Gordon R. Rolston
LOCATION: Lake Helen, Fl

E-MAIL: radiolab@bitstorm.net


COMMENTS: Looking for information on Hugh F. McEldowney, b. abt. 1876, and his family may have been from Wetzel Co., WV. No date or location of death. He married Maud B. Rolston (1874-1960) in Pleasants Co.. Maud remained in Pleasants Co. until her death. Her second marriage, probably in Pleasants Co., was to Brady L. Meeks (1876-1951). I know of no children from either marriage.

Mar 1, 1999 03:15

NAME: Dot Burkett
LOCATION: Palmerdale, Alabama

E-MAIL: Sister1of5@aol.com


COMMENTS: I am searching for Mary Ethel Knight b. 5/9/1886 in Pleasants Co., WVA. She is the d/o Henry Francis Knight and Barbara Williamson. Mary Ethel Knight married Absalom Dillon "Dilly" Hunt. Siblings: Charles A., Brady, Emma, Sadie, Patricia, Susan. Any and all assistance greatly appreciated. Thanks, Dot

Mar 9, 1999 09:34

NAME: Sandy Locke

E-MAIL: sandylockef@hotmail.com


COMMENTS: I am trying to find information on the LOCKE family of the NINE MILE-MAXWELL area of PLEASANTS Co. My husband's line comes through JOB LOCKE,1798-1872 and MARY SPIELMAN,1805-1880,WILLIAM LOCKE,1840-1903,and REBECCA JONES,1849-1921, BENJAMIN LUTHER LOCKE,1883-1953,and AMY BELLE WILEY,1890-1945. BEN and AMY moved to MARION county around 1913. Any information on these familys would be appreciated. I have quite a bit of information and would love to share it. THANK YOU-SANDY LOCKE

Mar 11, 1999 00:03

NAME: K. William Bailey

E-MAIL: kwbailey@sssnet.com

HOME PAGE: http://www.bright.net/~wheezer

COMMENTS: JONES, William N. and wife Jemima SMITH Jones are buried at Methodist Cem., Hebron. They were married in 1835 in Belmont County. Smith family Bible states William's parents were Thomas and Mary Jones. Looking for information about William's parents and descendants.

Mar 17, 1999 00:18

NAME: Jeff Hendricks
LOCATION: Kansas City, Missouri

E-MAIL: jhendri771@aol.com


COMMENTS: I am interested in aquiring any pictures, stories, etc. on the Reynolds, LaRue, Dye and Seevers of Tyler and Pleasants County. Especially the Reynolds line. If anybody would like to share them with me, please email any scanned pictures to me or I would be happy to pay for getting them scanned or copied. Thank You in advance, Jeff Hendricks KCMO

Mar 23, 1999 00:10

NAME: Nova Wilson
LOCATION: Fresno, Ca.

E-MAIL: Skippiz@aol.com


COMMENTS: Searching for family or info. on John Biggs Oldfield born 1801 married to Elizabeth Polson born 1803, and David Downer Boley married to Mary Oldfield.

Mar 28, 1999 22:20

NAME: Nova Goss Wilson
LOCATION: Fresno, Ca.

E-MAIL: Skippiz@aol.com


COMMENTS: Searching for info. or family of Elizabeth(Polson)Oldfield married to John Biggs Oldfield. There children was Elias, Zediah, John Biggs, Rebecca, Catherine, Thaddeu, and Mary(Oldfied) Boley. They in Pleasants Co.

Mar 28, 1999 22:23

NAME: Nova Goss Wilson
LOCATION: Fresno, Ca.

E-MAIL: Skippiz@aol.com


COMMENTS: Searching for info. or family of Elizabeth(Polson)Oldfield married to John Biggs Oldfield. There children was Elias, Zediah, John Biggs, Rebecca, Catherine, Thaddeu, and Mary(Oldfied) Boley. They in Pleasants Co.

Mar 29, 1999 18:55

NAME: Robert Kenneth Bills

E-MAIL: kaybills@alaska.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for family of Sarah Cain. My grandfather, Joseph Howard Bills, born April 14, 1886 and listed on the 1900 census as her son. Her occupation was listed as hotel keeper. She had three other children but their last name was Cain. We knew he did not speak much of his family and never returned to West Virginia. Does anyone know if the marriage records for Sarah Cain? Any information will be appreciated. Robert Kenneth Bills

Apr 1, 1999 16:07

NAME: Cynthia Dye-Bruns
LOCATION: Pleasant County, Wv

E-MAIL: llbnails@capecod.net


COMMENTS: I'm looking for my g-grandfather, Lewis Dye. He is in the Wood County l920 Census as being married to an Emma. His birthdate is 1865. Elsie Cook of Wood County found this information for me, but was unable to find Lewis as a boy in Wood County. So, this has left me searching for him. If you have any info on him or his family please let me know. It would be deeply appreciated. Sincerely, Cynthia Dye-Bruns

Apr 5, 1999 13:18

NAME: Ray Howell

E-MAIL: howrr@netzero.net


COMMENTS: I am lloking for any information on this family. Thomas Jefferson Flowers is my grandfather. The following is from Hardesty's Biographical Atlas, Volume V, 1882: JOHN LEMUEL FLOWERS - who is a resident in Grant district, Pleasants county, West Virginia, where he is extensively engaged in farming and stock-raising, was born April 23, 18__. He was the son of John and Catherine (Lemley) Flowers, now deceased, the former in Gallipolis, Ohio, and the latter in Wood county, West Virginia. January 1, 1855, in Wood county, Mr. Flowers was joined in marriage with Mary Jane Conkel, who was born in Marshall county, this State, January 10, 1836, a daughter of John and Elizabeth (Clark) Conkel, then residents in Marshall county. They came to Pleasants county in 1853, and here ended their days, Mr. Conkel dying in 1861, and his wife living to the good old age of 88, dying in 1881. Mr. and Mrs. Flowers are the parents of: Mahala (Baker), born October 10, 1855, lives in this county; Ellen Alice, January 22, 1857, died April 30, 1857; Minerva Jane (Wingrive), March 9, 1860, lives in Wood county; John William, January 11, 1862; Philip Andrew Jackson, March 9, 1864; Thomas Jefferson, April 4, 1866; Anna Laura Belle, January 26, 1869; Martha Elizabeth Catherine. January 23, 1872; the five last named living at home. One of Mrs. Flowers' brothers, James Madison Conkel, enlisted in the Confederate army, in 1861, deserted and got safely into the Union lines, though nearly starved. Mr. Flowers' postoffice address is Willow Island, Pleasants county, West Virginia.

Apr 11, 1999 18:31

NAME: Sandy Schroeder

E-MAIL: slschroe@intrepid.net


COMMENTS: I am searching for info on Frederick Hiram DeRoss b. 1886 in Monroe Co Iowa, d, 23 Nov 1963 in St. Mary's. m. Marian ??? unknown date and place. I would appreciate an obit for Frederick or his wife. or even his burial place thanks so much for any info.

Apr 16, 1999 19:57

NAME: Shirlie R. Chaney

E-MAIL: Shaney@mail.tds.net


COMMENTS: BAILEY-Searching for the parents of James Alexander Bailey, b. Mar. 22, 1841. He married Sarah H. Slonaker Sept. 29, 1860 in Bedford County, Pa. They had 8 children, one named John, b. June 24, 1861 and d. Sept. 16, 1865, buried most likely in Pennsylvania.

Apr 18, 1999 21:50

NAME: Frank Bailey
LOCATION: Damascus MD.

E-MAIL: Frank_NancyBailey@msn.com


COMMENTS: THOMAS BAILEY, age 12, is listed in the 1850 census as living with William Huffman. My great great grandfather, Thomas Bailey list his birth date as November 15, 1838 in St. Marys, VA.(currently WV.). Thomas Bailey, in Lawrence CO. Ohio, married Catherine Slagle in 1857. Where were Thomas Bailey's parents and siblings. Why was he living with William Huffman in 1850. Does anyone have any information or clues?

Apr 23, 1999 23:07

NAME: sara (scott) grimm
LOCATION: wetzel county, west virginia

E-MAIL: grimmies@yahoo.com


COMMENTS: I am looking for information on my 2nd great grandparents, JOHN SCOTT who married a FLORENCE DOUGLAS and apparently settled around the GOOSE RUN(?) area somewhere around St. Mary's. They had at least one son, who is my great grandfather, he was born May 2, 1888 and named RICHARD E. SCOTT who married ANNA WAYTS from New Martinsville, WV on december 14, 1911. Any information would be a great help and very much appreciated. Thank You.

Apr 25, 1999 00:22

NAME: Bonnie Stockdale
LOCATION: Granbury, Tx

E-MAIL: irish@jci.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for dates & the parents of Ira Edmund Hill his wife Linnie Leota (Lyons).Their children Roy, Carl, Leona (Hill)Dennis, Aretta(Hill)Mcleary, Twila(Hill)Bennett, Thelma Beatrice(Hill)Davis b.8/18/1902-d.2/23/1976. Ira& Linnie b.1860's(?) Thelma listed as born in Pleasants W.Va. All family born in W.Va. Any help appreciated

May 8, 1999 13:10

NAME: David C. Kester
LOCATION: Pleasants Co., WV

E-MAIL: dck516@yahoo.com


COMMENTS: I am trying to locate newspaper obituaries for my cousin and his wife who are buried in I.O.O.F. Cemetery. My cousin, John M. Grimm died Sept. 28, 1965 in Weston, WV but was buried in I.O.O.F.. His wife, Bertha Grimm, died April of 1981, St. Mary's, Plesants Co., WV, and I assume is buried there also. I am also searching for any children that they may have had. I believe that Bertha was his second wife. He was first married to a woman by the name of Gladys Franklin.

May 8, 1999 19:40

NAME: Mary Scott
LOCATION: Cambridge, OH`

E-MAIL: mrscott@cambridgeoh.com


COMMENTS: Seek info on the following McHenry's: Samuel E. McHenry was born 8 Jan 1864 in St. Mary's, WV the son of Nelson McHenry and Matilda Milhone. Samuel died 9 June 1945 in Guernsey Co., OH.

May 14, 1999 00:01

NAME: K. William Bailey

E-MAIL: kwbailey@sssnet.com

HOME PAGE: http://pages.sssnet.com/kwbailey

COMMENTS: William N. Jones (18 Dec 1809-3 Jan 1887) married Jemima Smith in Belmont Co., OH on 4 Nov 1835. They are buried at Hebron Methodist Church Cem. According to Smith family Bible, William's parents were Thomas and Mary Jones. Does anyone have information about this line?

May 25, 1999 21:28

NAME: Carol Zaworski
LOCATION: Kalamazoo, Michigan

E-MAIL: duce-two@prodigy.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for any information on my great grandparents. they came from pleasant co. WV. grandfather's name was Postelwait, grandmother's name was Jordon any and all help would be appreciated. my father died shortly after I was born, so no one wanted to talk too much about his grandparents. or cousins or aunts or uncles. thank you in advance for your help. Carol

Jun 5, 1999 09:12

NAME: Opal Kunz
LOCATION: Wisconsin

E-MAIL: kunztwo@execpc.com


COMMENTS: I am researching my great grandparents, Pearson Farley [1820?-1/31/1896] and Elizabeth treadway [1828?-2/26/1910] Pearson and Elizabeth died in Schultz, WVA. Pearson married [1]Elizabeth Matheny Oct.27,1842;[2]Anna uppole Dec.27,1866; [3]Elizabeth Treadway July 12,1871 Elizabeth Treadway married [1]Richard Taylor,Jr. Oct.22,1848;[2]Pearson Farley July 12, 1871; [3]Amos Cornell Sept.20,1896; [4]Hiram Blouir May 31, 1900 My grandmother was the only child born to Pearson Farley and Elizabeth Treadway- Loiusa Adeline Farley 12/13/1872-12/31/1948 Anyone out there who knows this family/

Jun 14, 1999 13:34

NAME: Emy Hannon
LOCATION: Pleasant's County

E-MAIL: mehannon@kih.ney


COMMENTS: Researching CUNNINGHAM,WRIGHT, COLVIN LEONARD. Interested in info. re. birth/death of LEANDER WRIGHT buried in Mt. Welcome cemetary. May have been my g-grandfather. Also ELLA WRIGHT buried in Mt. Welcome-not sure of relationship. Seek birth/death info. on MARY S.COLVIN-may have been my g-g-grandmother.Any info. on these families appreciated.

Jun 23, 1999 11:12

NAME: Liz Daugherty

E-MAIL: fed_77@hotmail.com


COMMENTS: I am searching for info on Andrew Givens, son of I & S Givens, who died in Pleasants co on 8-7-1900. Death Record No 1 at page 56. Can anyone tell me who I & S Givens were? I found Andrew & his wife Pleasy Ann buried at the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Jul 7, 1999 11:53

NAME: Paulette Schiebel
LOCATION: Pittsburgh PA

E-MAIL: Lady_CheroCelt@hotmail.com


COMMENTS: Looking for any info on: 1. SARAH JANE FETTY, born in Pleasants Co, St. Mary's West Virginia, on 14 June 1874, and any info on her parents, father was MADISON G. FETTY, mother was ELIZABETH VINCENT, brother was GRANVILLE FETTY? sister LOUISE FETTY CAMERON 2. JAMES EDWARD BAILEY born 4 June 1869 possibly born in Pleasants co as well, died 12 April 1937, in Beaver County PA. left behind wife SARAH JANE FETTY BAILEY and 8 kids, including my grandmother ORA MAY BAILEY COLLINS. As well as Harvey, Henry, Thomas, Ethel, Louthera, Arthur, Everett Bailey all born in St. Mary's West Virginia. Trying to locate the Cherokee in our family as well as learn more about the family.

Jul 16, 1999 17:09


E-MAIL: shortcut@worldnet.att.net


COMMENTS: Seeking information on WILLIAM R.(poss.R.K.)DAVIS. He and 2nd wife RACHEL PARKS DAVIS are listed in the 1900 census for Pleasants County. Rachel had a child by a previous marriage named WILLIAM KING. William DAVIS was married previously to a TEMPIE JANE JONES. Two of Williams and Tempies sons were living with him on the 1900 census-Amanual(my grandfather) and his brother William. I have had difficulty tracing this family as Rachel was abusive to her stepchildren and my grandfather left shortly after the 1900 census and never spoke of this family again.

Jul 20, 1999 14:22

NAME: John W. Hart
LOCATION: Shiremanstown, PA

E-MAIL: j_hart@pipeline.com


COMMENTS: I am seeking information concerning the parents and siblings of my g-g-grandfather, WILLIAM MERCER(1788-1870), who was supposedly born in the Front Royal-Winchester, VA area. He and his family moved when he was quite young to Washington/Greene Co, PA. He married Betsy Houston(Huston, Hutson) in Greene Co, PA c1810 and they had a daughter Sarah c1811. He served in the War of 1812. After his discharge he and Betsy were divorced c1814(in Fayette Co, PA) and he married Margaret Metts in Greene Co, PA c1815 and they settled in Monongalia Co (W)VA. About 1840 Wm and Margaret moved to Tyler Co (W)VA where Wm died in 1870. They were the parents of 11 known children. In 1871 Margaret and sons Labon, Elias and William and families moved to Pleasants Co, WV where Margaret died in 1883. Her son Labon was my g-grandfather. Any information as to William Mercer's(1788-1870) father's given name and lineage would be greatly appreciated.

Jul 30, 1998 19:26

LOCATION: Muskogee, Oklahoma

E-MAIL: kuzinsandkin@hotmail.com


COMMENTS: COLLIFLOWER/FLOWERS Samuel COLLIFLOWER line. Does anyone have info on his parents or know who his two wifes maiden names were? His daughter Louisa Barbary COLLIFLOWER m. William G. ALLENDER in the 1850's. RAVENSROCK REUNION Does anyone know when and where it is held. Which familes? COLLIFLOWER, CARPENTER, ALLENDER, KIGGINS or PRESTON? I am related to all of these.

Aug 5, 1998 17:10

NAME: Ronda Wilson Hedrick

E-MAIL: rhedrick@ruralnet.org


COMMENTS: Looking for birth or death certificate on Eli B. Wilson. B.7/16/1825 D. 2/17/1891. Buried at Zoar Church.

Aug 6, 1998 20:21

NAME: Dave Johnson
LOCATION: Orrville Oh.



COMMENTS: I am trying to make a family tree. Any information about the following would be greatly appriciated. My grandfather Leslie H. JOhnson ,deceased, and any predisesors,John "polar"wolfe,deceased,G-Grandfather,and Micheal J and Garnet Cronin,living, Of Belmont Wv

Aug 11, 1998 21:20

NAME: Julie Garand

E-MAIL: j916g@hotmail.com


COMMENTS: Looking for living relatives of Richard E. Taylor 1905-1974. Hoping for possible connection to some of my Taylors. Also, looking for info. on John Mason b.1770 wife Catherine. Any help appreciated.

Aug 23, 1998 12:28

NAME: Margo Kavanas

E-MAIL: goget@1st.net


COMMENTS: Seeking info. on John Wesley Ruckman, he was married to Orpha Jane McGovern. Believe his father was David and mother was Gerusia Goddard. They were from West Virginia Please help. Thank You

Sep 2, 1998 16:36

NAME: Janis Carrell

E-MAIL: dclongur@aol.com


COMMENTS: I'm looking for information on Valentine MCDONALD (b. 1842 or 44 Tyler Co), married Mary Elizabeth Butcher in Wood County 21 Jan 1864. He could have been from what is now Pleasants Co. Where did he come from? Is he related to Nathan McDaniel of James Cochran's 1836 and 1837 militia? Could he be related to Daniel MCDONDLE of Co. F 15th WV Volunteers (Civil War)? He lived most of his adult life in Wood Co where he died in 1910 and is buried in big tygart Cemetery.

Sep 3, 1998 20:16


E-MAIL: Barbdicken@aol.com


COMMENTS: Does anyone know of a Cunningham line who went from Pleasants County, WV to IN in the early 1800's? Will appreciate any leads... Barb Dicken

Sep 3, 1998 22:49

NAME: Janet Green

E-MAIL: egreen@mtn-state.com


COMMENTS: I am trying to build my family tree. My grandfather was William Davis born in Pleasants County on March 24, 1884. He was the son of Mr. & Mrs. W.R.K. Davis. He lived most of his life in East Liverpool, Ohio. He had a brother Lawrence. This is the only information I have on him.

Sep 24, 1998 19:26

NAME: Janet Green
LOCATION: East Liverpool, Ohio

E-MAIL: egreen@mtn-state.com


COMMENTS: I am seeking information on W.R.K. Davis last known to reside in Pleasants County in 1884. I am also seeking information on Clifford Smith and Laverna Smith Bailey from St. Mary's.

Sep 26, 1998 10:52

NAME: Larry Seckman
LOCATION: Philippi, WV

E-MAIL: LSECK45111@aol.com


COMMENTS: Looking for any Descendants of Philip and Anna Elizabeth Seckman or Andrew and Mary Seckman. The Seckmans came from Green Co. Pa. and moved to Tyler and Pleasants Countys. Any information would be very helpful. Thanks. LARRY.

Sep 28, 1998 16:33

NAME: Betty Hammett Veit
LOCATION: Godfrey, Il

E-MAIL: MurciMe2@aol.com


COMMENTS: Would like info. on Samuel Sullivan, born about 1868. Married to Lucinda ?. Children: John A., Margie (Mary), Josephine, and Ada Belle, all born in Pleasants Co. Also, any info. on his brother, John Thomas Sullivan. Thanks: Betty V.

Sep 29, 1998 12:13

NAME: Gary R. Scadden
LOCATION: North Ridgeville, Ohio

E-MAIL: Lucky589@AOL.com


COMMENTS: Looking for any information on John H. Scadden born: June 22, 1856, somewhere in Ohio, died; July 21, 1934. He married Sarah J. Cornell, she was born; December 29, 1855, somewhere in West Virginia

Oct 2, 1998 13:17

NAME: Robert P. Addleman
LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA

E-MAIL: bobadleman@aol.com

HOME PAGE: http://members.aol.com/adams1844/

COMMENTS: Any info on ADAMS surname in Pleasants Co., WV around 1926. CHARLES W. ADAMS of Eureka, Pleasants Co., WV attended his brother's (HARVEY HOLLAND ADAMS, 1844-1926) funeral in nearby Macksburg, Washington Co., OH. It is believed that in 1915 he lived in Gooses Creek, Ritchie Co., WV. Reference a working ADAMS web site at http://members.aol.com/adams1844/.

Oct 7, 1998 11:52

NAME: Myra Stephens
LOCATION: Ashland Ohio

E-MAIL: visions@bright.net


COMMENTS: I am searching the family history of my grandmother, Grace Marie Martin. She was born in 1902 in Pleasants Co. Her mother was Emma J Fulton Martin and her father George B Martin. I believe Emma was born in Gallia co Ohio and George in WV. Grace was married to Walter F Pigott. They made their home in Enterprise WV.Any info will be most appreciated.

Oct 16, 1998 16:21

NAME: Karen Lee Rogers

E-MAIL: karenlee1@prodigy.com

HOME PAGE: http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/6401

COMMENTS: Researching: HEATON, HEFLIN, WILLIAMS, BOWERSOCK, and ROGERS. Rogers family and Williams family lived in Pleasants Co., WV from 1880 until mid 1900's.

Nov 10, 1998 18:39

NAME: Kay Bills

E-MAIL: kaybills@alaska.net


COMMENTS: I want to locate the name of the parents and any siblings of Joseph Howard Bills, B April 14, 1886 in West Virginia.

Nov 20, 1998 08:27

NAME: Paulette Conti

E-MAIL: paulette@ccia.com


COMMENTS: Wheeler, James Frank Frank and his wife Rebecca Jane Saffell moved from Ohio to WV 1881-82,. They lived in Long Reach, Ben's Run area. Children- George Walter (Earl), Maudy, Jennie, Berlie, Zelda, Thornton. Also looking for William, and Samuel. Any tidbit greatly appreciated.

Nov 21, 1998 15:32

NAME: Robin Neal Poppy

E-MAIL: poppyflr@techcomm.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for my great grandfather, James Franklin Bailey b. 1860 in West Virginia according to the 1900 Census. They may have lived in Pleasants County, I don't know for sure. He had a brother named Tom (Thomas?) and they both lived in Boone County Indiana. James married Mary Jane Bannon abt. 1883 in Boone Co. Indiana. Any information about his parents, siblings would be gratefully accepted. I have information to share.

Nov 28, 1998 08:17

NAME: Gordon Ray Rolston
LOCATION: Lake Helen, Florida

E-MAIL: radiolab@bitstorm.net


COMMENTS: John K. Prince married Jane Rolston, d/o William Rolston & Marry Hopkins. I'm looking for more information on this couple and their seven children. John K. Prince is shown in the history of Pleasants County with no mention of his wife or family. The marriage between John and Jane is recorded in Wood Co. with some confusion on the date. Possibly a second marriage for Jane Rolston.

Nov 28, 1998 08:21

NAME: Gordon Ray Rolston
LOCATION: Lake Helen, Fl

E-MAIL: radiolab@bitstorm.net


COMMENTS: Elizabeth "Betsy" Biddle, d/o Lloyd & France Biddle, was the second wife of George Wilson Rolston. They married 16 May 1872 in Pleasants Co. Looking for more information on the date of death for Elizabeth. She died in 1903 and may be buried in Pleasants Co.

Nov 28, 1998 08:25

NAME: Gordon Ray Rolston

E-MAIL: radiolab@bitstorm.net


COMMENTS: Hugh R. McEldowney married Maud B. Rolston, d/o George Wilson Rolston & his second wife Elizabeth Biddle. Looking for information on the parents of Hugh, Hugh's date & place of death. Maud B. Rolston McEldowney remarried (after Hugh's death?) to a Brady Meeks. The date and location of this second marriage is not known.

Nov 29, 1998 14:46

NAME: Daniel W. Allison
LOCATION: Pittsburgh, Pa

E-MAIL: Dwallsn@aol.com


COMMENTS: Searching for any record(s)pertaining to Jonathan Ralph Allison, born in St.Marys on 7/19/03. Especially interested in information concerning his parents/grandparents

Dec 12, 1998 10:12

NAME: Gordon R. Rolston
LOCATION: Lake Helen, Florida

E-MAIL: radiolab@bitstorm.net


COMMENTS: ROLSTON & IRWIN: John Henry Rolston married Harriet Maria Irwin on 1 Sept 1870 in Pleasants County. Both John & Maria died in Pleasants Co.: John on 7 Feb. 1921 & Harriet on 13 Jan. 1918. I can find no record of any children from this marriage. Harriet Maria Irwin was the d/o Joseph Irwin & Alvira Johnson. Does anyone tracing the Irwin surname have any additional information on the John & Harriet family?

Dec 17, 1998 12:36

NAME: Sandy Schroeder
LOCATION: Morgan County, WV

E-MAIL: slschroe@intrepid.net


COMMENTS: I am hoping for an obituary for Frederick Hiram DeRoss who died November 23, 1963 or any information on him or his wife, Marian and descendants. I am making a book for my mother's 80th birthday Jan. 1999 and would like to have as much complete info for her as possible. Thanks for any help.

Dec 23, 1998 17:34

NAME: Brian Barnhart
LOCATION: Mobile, Ala

E-MAIL: knock@zebra.net

HOME PAGE: http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ridge/3164

COMMENTS: Hello...I'm interested in any info on the "Barnhart" family name in the Saint Mary's, Raven Rock, and Ben's Run area of Pleasant CO WV. Links to my past end with Henry and Phoebia (Jones) Barnhart circa 1800. Definative info begins with one of their children, my great grandfather, Carrolus (or Creolous) J Barnhart b 11/15/1928 in Washington Co, Ohio. He married Jane, daughter of Henry and Mary (Bailey) Wells in 1849. Info to share on their progeny to present day. May 15, 1998 15:54

NAME: Hugh Smith

E-MAIL: grenville@kymtnnet.org


COMMENTS: Looking for information on Charles Smith & Sarah Voorhes. Charles died at home 1910. Had several children: Joseph, Abegail, Cornelius, Mary, Cathorine, John CH, Harvey (or William Harvey), Beriah, Winfield Scott, James K. and Cora. If you have information, please contact me. Thank you.

May 15, 1998 15:59

NAME: Michael Eckert
LOCATION: Kansas City, MO

E-MAIL: DOEck@aol.com


COMMENTS: Looking for information concerning the MOTT and HENDERSON family line. Particularly I am interested to know if Rosalee Henderson, b. May/1866, or the Henderson family had any American Indian ancestry in their line. Generally I am also interested in knowing where the Motts and Hendersons came from. The marriage of John Winthrop Mott & Rosalee Henderson on April 26, 1882 is the furthest I've gotten on my search. Any help will be appreciated.

May 15, 1998 16:06

NAME: David G. Buck
LOCATION: Versailles, KY

E-MAIL: dbuck@lex.infi.net


COMMENTS: I was born and raised in Sistersville. I am trying to find records of the Beryl Mason family, a farmer in Pleasants County in the early 1900s. Probably had land around Hebron. Migrated to Pleasants from the Pennsboro area. He is my great grandfather and father of my grandmother, Delpha Mason Gillespie. Will share information.

May 15, 1998 16:10

NAME: Lee Radigan
LOCATION: Syracuse, NY

E-MAIL: ljradiga@library.syr.edu


COMMENTS: Seeking information on William A. Wigner, b. c. 1881, d. 1959, lived near St. Mary's, WV roughly 1910-1920. Children: Agnes, Mildred, Garnet, Aubrey. Thanks.

May 15, 1998 16:15

NAME: Debbie Blevins

E-MAIL: blevinscody@att.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for information on Sanford Ranson Day and his first wife, Susan Ann(?). She was from WV. Their children were John, Margaret Elsie & Emily. Susan died in 1849, Boxter Co., KS (I think). I know of one brother of Sanford..His name is John. No information about parents or siblings. Sanford was born in Horseneck about 1828. Thanks.

May 15, 1998 16:20

NAME: Cynthia Garnes Lowe

E-MAIL: minzma@mindspring.com


COMMENTS: Surname BURDETTE: Tracing Elizabeth Burdette, born in 1832 to Willis BURDETTE & Nancy BOONE. Looking for any marriage info for Elizabeth -- trying to verify if she is first wife of my gggrandfather, Jackson GARNES who married an Elizabeth Burdette in 1850, b. 1832...d. 1874.

May 15, 1998 16:24

NAME: Martha Crozier Johnson
LOCATION: Paden City, WV

E-MAIL: ab775@seorf.ohiou.edu


COMMENTS: Tracking family of Annie B. JUNKINS, b. 8 May 1882 to John & Sarah Fouty (sp?)Junkins. They moved to Powhattan Point, OH, but I believe John & Sarah orginally lived in Paden City or nearby. Any info will be appreciated.

May 15, 1998 16:28

NAME: Ruth Martin

E-MAIL: VRM4549@aol.com


COMMENTS: Looking for any info on the HOSTUTLER family Hebron. WV. G.father was Clyde Wesley HOSTUTLER born 12 Mar 1898. There are sisters of his buried in the cemetery there. My mother doesn't remember her grandparents' name. Any informatio appreciated.

May 15, 1998 16:31

NAME: Ed McKnight

E-MAIL: edmck@castlegate.net


COMMENTS: Can anyone tell me about the Great Kanawha Oil company that was in St. Marys in 1896? I am looking for the connection of the Honorable Charles McKnight with the company, and whether the company is still in existence. Thanks.

May 15, 1998 16:36

NAME: Karen Lee Rogers

E-MAIL: karenlee1@prodigy.com

HOME PAGE: http://www.geocities/Heartland/Ranch/6401

COMMENTS: Researching: ROGERS, WILLIAMS, HEATON, HEFLIN, BOWERSOCK. ROGERS & WILLIAMS lived in Pleasants Co. from 118 until the early 1900s. Will share information. Thank you.

May 15, 1998 16:38

NAME: Joan O'Banion

E-MAIL: kellyo@swbell.net


COMMENTS: Looking for anyone researching the FELTER line. Sylvester lived in Pleasants Co. WV and Isaac lived across the river in Independence Twp., Washington Co., OH. Will exchange information.

May 15, 1998 16:42

NAME: CJ Towery
LOCATION: Hancock Co., WV

E-MAIL: ctowery@weir.net


COMMENTS: VIRDEN/VIRDIN, MOTT, HENDERSON. Searching for info about my grandfather, JOHN FRANK VIRDIN(father Martin Virden) b. 2-7-1880 in Pleasants Co. He married CORA DEAN MOTT b. 5-9-1884 in Pleasants Co.

May 15, 1998 16:44

NAME: John W. Hart
LOCATION: Shiremanstown, PA

E-MAIL: j_hart@pipeline.com


COMMENTS: Would appreciate any information on the forebearers of my g-grandfather LABON MERCER.

May 15, 1998 16:52

NAME: David G. Buck
LOCATION: Versailles, KY

E-MAIL: dbbuck@lex.infi.net

HOME PAGE: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/b/u/c/David-G-Buck/

COMMENTS: In an earlier query, I was looking for Beryl Mason, a name used in his daughter's obituary. I have now learned that he was James B. Mason, a Civil War Veteran, and the B was for Burl. He & his wife are buried at Pine Grove Cemetery along with one son. We are continuing to look for additional information about my g-grandfather. I will share informatio about the Mason family

May 15, 1998 17:00

NAME: F Swisher
LOCATION: Wood County, WV

E-MAIL: fswv@wstcm1.westco.net

HOME PAGE: http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Pointe/7741

COMMENTS: Looking for any information available on SWISHER family. Rec'd info stating that Jacob S. Swisher Jr. & Archibald Swisher were born in Pleasants Co., WV. Obit of Jacob S. Swisher, Jr. shows him as the s/o Jacob S. & Elizabeth (Morgan) Swisher. Other sources have shown the wife of Jacob S. as Elizabeth Fluharty. Archie married Mary Ann BOOTH. Interested in ANY info on Jacob S. Swisher's p/o/b or marriage to Elizabeth. Where born? S/o Jacob Rivers & Drusilla Morgan Swisher. Other lines through marriage to children of Jacob & Elizabeth: MONTGOMERY, HOUCHIN, WILLIAMS, HAUGHT.

May 16, 1998 01:44

NAME: Stevanna Pratt
LOCATION: Winona Texas

E-MAIL: VAT@tyler.net


COMMENTS: I would appreciate any information on the COX and REED families in Pleasants County.

May 17, 1998 18:20

NAME: Sandy Schroeder
LOCATION: Berkeley Springs, Morgan Co., WV

E-MAIL: slschroe@intrepid.net


COMMENTS: Looking for an obituary or info for Frederick Hiram DeROSS b. 9-22-1886 in Iowa, d. 11-23-1963 in St. Mary's WV He married Marian DeROSS (?) unknown info Would like to know if there were any children and any other help would be appreciated

May 30, 1998 16:21

NAME: Glenn Dolphin

E-MAIL: dolphin@groupz.net


COMMENTS: I am looking for information on the Reynolds family. Martin and Mary Anne Covey Reynolds of Washington Co., Ohio, had at least two children that moved into Pleasants Co. They were King Reynolds and my great grandfather James Albert Reynolds. King is buried in the Ingram Cemetery in Pleasants Co. I have a great deal of info on the Covey's, however, Martin is as far back as I go with the Reynolds. He died in Wash. Co. His death cert. lists his place of birth as Delaware. Maybe some of King's decendants would have more info. Thanks. Glenn Dolphin

catnip@bright.net - Roger K. Terrill - Dec 30 1997
I am looking for information on Robert Terril, who was born in present day Ohio Co, West Virginia on May 1, 1808. He later married Elizabeth Thompson on December 22, 1829 and they had eleven children (Daniel, William, Mary Jane, Jeremiah, Rebecca Alice, David, Elizabeth, Ruth, Margaret, Robert and John Thompson). He was the son of Daniel Terril and Jane (Jane) Giffen. Both of which died in present day Ohio Co., West Virginia. Thank you very much for your assistance.

busybee@lightspeed.net - Debbie Owens - Dec 28 1997
I am trying to find my great-grandparents.They lived in St. Mary's, Pleasants Co, W. VA. approximately in the years of 1892 through 1905.They had 5 children born in St. Mary's. Great-grandfather's name: George W. King Great-grandmother's:Anna Josephine King (Johnson). Sons born were: Elias Gustaf William King, Siegfried William King(died) at the age of 4years 4 mos. old., George William King Jr., and a twin born to George Jr. that was born stillborn. I know all of this is correct but just can't seem to locate any of them. I am hopes that this will lead me to where my great-grandfather was born...Thank you for any help that you can give me.

dana@tusco.net">Dana-Dec 19 1997
Looking for records of family. Great-grandfather was Oliver Lamp of Hebron, Pleasants County.

lindaj@ovnet.com - Linda Johnson - Dec 10 1997

pjc@brads.net - Penny Cercone - Dec 7 1997
I am searching for the parents of Andrew Jackson MEEKS, born July 1857 in Wood C., WV. He married Laura Belle HENRY in 1879 in Pleasants Co., WVa. and lived in Schultz, WVa. He is buried in Willow Island cemetery next to his wife. Also in Willow Island cemetery is Joseph MEEKS, Lemuel MEEKS.(Does anyone know anything about Malinda MEEKS LIEVING?). I believe that these are Andrew Jackson MEEKS' siblings, as I can't find their parents as well. I would appreciate any help. This is my great grandfather.

lindaj@ovnet.com - Linda Johnson - Nov 20 1997
I am looking for info on the family of William Johnson {1800-1874} and Margaret R. Williamson {1801-1884}. They both are buried in Wasp Cemetery, Pleasants County, WV. Of this union there were 11 children: Jane, Charles, Delana, Lydia, John, Helen, Abner, Mary F., Moses W., James L. and Henry F. I would gladly exchange info with anyone researching these families. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.

Kiddkid@aol.com - Vicki Kidd - Nov 9 1997
I am trying to find information on the Kidd family of Raven Rock in Pleasants County in the l800's. Especially Harry Warden Kidd or Ann Kidd. Harry may have gone by the nickname of Henry. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

domiss@avicom.net - Janis Aguilar - Oct 15,1997
I am looking for any relatives of the BEEGLE family. Okey BEEGLE lived in Pleasants County in the early 1900's. John BEEGLE, b. 1854 and wife, Ellen Unknown, b. 1859 are buried in Mt. Nebo Church of Christ Cemetery. Any information appreciated.

kirby@vcn.com - Judy Kay Roatcap-Haselwood - Oct 14,1997
Seeking information about the FREELAND family. I am sure some ancestors are buried in the FREELAND CEMETERY in Pleasants County, WV. My great grandfather is Henry Minor FREELAND whose sister (Elvria Freeland WATSON) lived in St. Marys, Pleasants County, WV. She and her husband are buried in Pine Grove Cemetery. Have pictures of Henry's daughter visiting the Freeland Cemetery and "Freeland Farm" near St. Marys. Thank you for any help you are able to provide.

gnepat@interaxs.net - Pat Johnson - Oct 1,1997
Would like to exchange info with other descendants of the following couples:
John J. WILLIAMSON(1810-1890) & Margaret WAGNER(1812-1872). William B. MCFARLAND(1822-1890) & Mary Wright(1824-1886. Pat Johnson, 170 Palmer Dr. Cedarville, OH 45314

rbinfo@Capital.Net - Rebecca Rector - Aug 18,1997
Looking for information on STOUT family, from St. Mary's, Pleasants County. John W. Stout was a surveyor in Pleasants County, then settled in Wood County. He married a CURTIS. His daughter Martha Stout married Charles R. RECTOR (my g grandfather). Thanks!

bobj69@idt.net - S. Jessberger - Aug 08,1997
MARY JANE CUTTER--Looking for her parents. Mary Jane was born in 1870-71. According to one of her children, Mary Jane's mother died when she was very young, and she was placed in a children's home in WV by her father, who said he would return to get her. He never came and was presumed dead. She was adopted by Hattie Weber (Harriet Webber ?) from Washington Co., Ohio when she was about age 10. I'm interested in any leads as to where to look for records for her--have searched probate records in Washington Co., Ohio.

jimcurts@sound.net - Jim Curts - Aug 08,1997
Looking for information on SAMUEL MAXWELL b. 10-23-1776 married Sarah Scott and family. Children Elizabeth, Smiley, John, Robt, William, Samuel Scott. 2nd wife Jane Fulton McClusky children Wm, James McClusky, Joseph Henry Samuel Scott Maxwell & Eliza Lowery had the following children: Sarah, Charles, Charlotte, John Byron, Darwin Stanton, James Allen, Eliza Jane, Mary, Margaret, Leander Burns. John Byron, Darwin Stanton, and James Allen served in civil war but don't know what unit (James Allen died in Andersonville prison). Also would like to know the history of the TOWN OF MAXWELL. Is there a connection there.

yourfriend@sprynet.com - BJ - Seeking any information on the following surnames in Pleasants Co., WV. Cornell, especially John Cornell, b. 1788 in Va. (parents???) and his wife Sarah, who are buried in the Ruckman Cemetery at Shultz. Also seeking information on surnames O. & E. Roby(ey) in the mid 1800's, Isiah & Lydia Morgan-mid 1800's, and am also searching any Robinson, and any Parr in WV area around same time period.

debbie@cwis.net - Debbie Blevins - Sanford Ransom DAY was born in Horse Neck, Pleasants County, WV in the 1800's. The place of his death in 1892 is not known. He fought in the Civil War with St.Louis Infantry 66th Co.K. After the war, he married Emma Jane Long from Iowa. ANY information about this DAY family will be greatly appreciated.

DAJOVU@aol.com - Joyce Palmer - Am researching the surnames MARTIN, McMULLEN, MEDDLES.

CarseRob@aol.com - Rob Carse - I am looking for any info on Jane Johnson. She married my G-G-Grandfather Samuel Carse. She had 3 brothers; John, Abner, and Moses; that served in the Civil War. Two of which died in the war. All are from Pleasants Co. WV.

Jude114752@aol.com - Judy Price - Looking for information about the ancestors/family of Sarah (Sallie) Huggins who married George Russell in Pleasants County in 1890. Sarah may have been half Indian, and possibly an orphan, living in the Poor Farm. Is she related to the Joseph Huggins family in the 1860 Pleasants County census? Are there any records about the Poor House? Any information will be appreciated. Thanks.

mikem@erinet.com - Debbie McNutt - Looking for any information on the family names of Cook and McCaben that possibly could have lived in Pleasants County, WV. They probably lived in Newport, Washington County, Ohio around 1865 but I suspect that Feby McCaben may have originally lived in West Virginia, She married a Charles Cook. I think their daughter Phebe J. Cook was born in 1865 in Ohio. Would appreciate any available information. Thanks.

edmck@castlegate.net - Ed Mc Knight - Looking for information about my grandfather (Roy Enoch McKnight) and his twin brother (Troy Charles McKnight) born in Pleasants County on Feb 27, 1895. Their mother (Ida Sanor) died shortly after child birth on Mar 10, 1895. Their father was Enoch McKnight, I think. The boys were given to their mother's brother to raise. A rumor says their father left and went to Oklahoma, but this is unconfirmed. I am not even sure if his name was Enoch. It may have been William E.? The boys were raised in Homewood, OH. Any information on this family would be appreciated.

siren@one.net - Deborah Scott - Would appreciate any information about ancestors and families of Jacob Lamp who married Nancy O'Dell about 1860, and their son Joseph, who married Lora Bell Exline 1883.

rizerk@erinet.com - Kathleen Rizer - Seeking accurate death date for Charles Nelson Mathney. He was born 27 Jun 1861 and married Electra Ann Swallow in 1883. The family is in the 1900 Pleasants Co. census. Are Charles and Electra Mathney buried in Pleasants Co. Did their daughter Lelia M. Mathney b. April 1894 marry here?

MCGLUE@worldnet.att.net - Trish McGlue - Researching MAHAN/HOLLAND James Henry MAHAN b-Jan1823 in Pleasants Co., married Adeline K (R?) HOLLAND b-Mar1835. Had son, William Levi b-ca1863. James father was William. Uncertain as to parents name of Adeline. Any info greatly appreciated.

widget@cannet.com - Judy Ewing - I would like to exchange information with those working on the family of James Otis MALONE (1882-1906) and Rachel HENDERSHOT (1832-1909). Their children were John Calvin, George W., Benjamin F., Josephus, Mary Elizabeth, Henry Horner, Jacob Otis, and Agnes.

MBailey467@aol.com - Mike Bailey - William "Billy" Bailey and his wife Diana. His brother was James and his children included Daniel, Austin, John, Samuel and Mary (Wells). Would like to know more about William and his ancestors... thanks.

paulaspa@flash.net - Paula Spaulding - Searching for relatives/ancestors/info re: Martha Leota Whaley, born 1882, in Wick, Pleasants County, WV. Her parents were William MWhaley, born Jan. 2, 1845, at Five Points, Pleasants County, WV, and Rachel Ann O'Dell, born in 1846. I have a genealogy web page at: http://www.flash.net/~paulaspa

pepper1@sierra.net - Beth Gatewood - Seeking imfo on Charles Merriman GRAY who was enumerated on the 1890 Special Veterans Schedule for Pleasant County, Union District Would like to hear from any GRAY or MERRIMAN researchers for this area. Thanks, Beth Gatewood

gbess26019@aol.com - Gary Bess Looking for the info on Robert L. Vinder born in Pleasants Co. Need parents names and birth. Thanks for any help

edmck@castlegate.net - Ed McKnight MCKNIGHT or SANOR families in Pleasants Co. in 1895. Possible in Tyler Co. also.

j_hart@pipeline.com - John Hart - Seeking information on William HART (my g-g-g-grandfather) who immigrated from England to Maryland c.1774, and married Mary (COURIER). William died in 1822. They had 4 sons :William (1805-1895), James (b-1812), John C. (b.1816) and Josiah. William, James and John C. came to Tyler county c.1828 and possibly Josiah to Harrison county c.1828. It is possible their mother, Mary, came to Tyler co. with William, James and John C. as a Mary Hart died in Wetzel county in 1850, age 80 and listed as being born in Maryland according to WV Mortality Schedule-1850. I would appreciate any information on my grandparents, William and Mary HART.

mbailey467@aol.com - Austen BAILEY, b-1806 d-1879, buried in Lamp Cemetery. Children : Daniel, Lora, Charles (my g-g-grandfather), Jane, Albert, Robert, Austen Jr., Eliza, and Sarah. Looking for information about Austen (parents, siblings, place of birth ect.). Will share what I have post 1840.

cheekpc@aol.com - Linda Cheek - Looking for the grave of Rev. John W. ALVIS born 1800 in Goochland, VA and died in Pleasants Co. (W)VA 1857. He possibly could be buried in Peasants, Ritchie, or Tyler Count.

chriseyec@aol.com - C. Clapsadle - Looking for any information on the family of Jacob JUDY b-22 May 1861, d-13 July 1944. Children were Rosebell b-1887, Lulu b-1888, Ida b-1892, Bessie Mae b-1894, J. Henry b-1895, Mary Leona b-1898, Elsworth b-1900, and Willard G. b-1903. Thank You.

Pitviper7@juno.com - Marilyn Brasaemie - I`m interested in finding people who are also looking for HUNTSMAN. My grandmother was Mary Catherine Huntsman, born 10 Sept 1886 in Pleasants county. She married Okey Otis GAULT who was born 11 March 1885 in Schultz, WV. Where is Schultz ? Her father was Thomas Huntsman, born 30 July 1849, died 5 Nov. 1922, married Mary J. FREEMAN on 22 Sept. 1870 in Pleasants co. I have some information, and would like to get in touch with others who are researching this same family. Any help would be appreciated.

Mavenish@aol.com - Barbara Fetty - Would like to exchange information Re: FETTY family. John Fetty b-1820 in Willow Island, Pleasants county. md Sarah PASCO July 14, 1847 in Tyler co. WV. John died on 21 March 1864 while serving in the 11th Regiment of Virginia Volunteer Infantry. Would like info about Johns parents, grantparents, country of origin, ect. Thank You.

donewood@pacbell.net - Mary Wood - Seeking to exchange info with those researching the surnames WILLIAMS and COOPER in Tyler county WV from 1838 to 1900s. Jacob WILLIAMS married Sarah COOPER 1840 in Tyler county WV.

Rocket@mtg.reno.nv.us - Mary Griswold - Charles Alfred McLane HENRY raised his family in Twiggs, Pleasants co. WV. I am looking for info about his father, James HENRY. Last known address was Union district, Tyler co. WV in 1873.

Lbarron823@aol.com - Larry Barron - Need cemetery name and location for Michael L. BARRON who died August 25, 1876 in Pleasants county. Also need death date for Michaels son Thurmond G. BARRON who died sometime after 1920. Probably in or around Pleasants co. Thank you.

trackfan@eurekanet.com - Martha Valentine - Looking for info on the Phillip BIER ll family. He d-1852 in Wheeling. Married Patience ELLIOT and had 9 children born 1807-1835. One of their children, William Elliot Bier was my g-g-grandfather. I am interested in tracing as many of the family as possible. My g-g-grandfather married Chloe REYNOLDS.

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