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Surnames: WILLIAMS
Researcher: Lisa Sheirer

Email: LisaSheirer@aol.com
Date posted: Saturday, August 5, 2000

Looking for information on Eli WILLIAMS and Thomas WILLIAMS, 2 brothers who came from England/Wales to settle in Frostburg, working as miners. Eli WILLIAMS married Louisa A. HANSELL. Thomas did not marry. Eli and Louise had 3 girls, Margaret, Kerdella and Louise. Eli died in either 1927 or 1938.

Surnames: SLUSS
Researcher: Lisa Sheirer

Email: LisaSheirer@aol.com
Date posted: Saturday, August 5, 2000

Looking for information on the parents of Louis SLUSS, Lived and Died in Frostburg, MD in 1957. His parents were John SLUSS and Annie ( ) SLUSS. Annie is said to have been from Scotland. It is possible that they also lived near or in Morgantown, WV.

Surnames: COSNER, MOORE, MURPHY
Researcher: Deborah Gallicchio

Email: weloveone@juno.com
Date posted: Saturday, August 5, 2000

I am trying to locate information on John William MOORE died in McCoole Md. He was a native of Barton MD A retired worker at the Luke mill of West Virginia Pula and Paper company. A member of Cross Assembly of God church. He was born about June 22, 1882 and Died September 26, 1960. Married and moved to Piedmont W.V. then to Cross W.V.

Parents: Alonzo W. MOORE and Sadie MURPHY MOORE. Wife: Augusta COSNER MOORE. Children: William MOORE, Raymond MOORE, Virgil MOORE, Ann MOORE, Dolly MOORE, Nettie MOORE, Norma MOORE, and Reatha MOORE.

Surnames: FITZPATRICK
Researcher: Patti McDonald

Date posted: Saturday, August 12, 2000

More info on my Bridget FITZPATRICK MILLER. She was the daughter of Thomas and Bridget (MONOHAN) FITZPATRICK. Her brothers are: John (Mary DAHANEY), Tom (Josephine WINTER), William (Lila JONES), Jim (Arlena ATKINSON). They resided in the Lonanconing area of Allegany Co.

Surnames: PRICHARD
Researcher: Rob Prichard

Email: robprichard@aol.com
Date posted: Sunday, August 13, 2000

Looking for information about any PRICHARDS that were coal miners in Wales and came to the US to work in the coal mines in Allegany County. Thanks for any help.

Surnames: KEEFFER, SYBOLD
Researcher: Bernadine Tracy

Email: weather@bbtel.com
Date posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2000

Recently I was in Maryland doing research on the SYBOLD and KEEFFER side of my family. I was able to locate my great great grandmother and grandfather SYBOLD's graves in the Roby cemetery, but I have been unable to find any other information about them. If anyone has information on George Washington and Emmaline SYBOLD I would be most grateful for any help I can get. Thanks. By the way I really enjoyed my stay in Maryland (my first time there) it is a beautiful state.

Surnames: HANSEL, SLUSS, WILLIAMS
Researcher: Lisa Sheirer

Email: LisaSheirer@aol.com
Date posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2000

Searching for information on Eli WILLIAMS, died 1927 or 1938, married Louisa A. HANSEL, Frostburg, Louis SLUSS, married to Margaret WILLIAMS, Frostburg.

Surnames: GAINER
Researcher: Jim Wolfe

Email: jim_wolfe@sra.com
Date posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2000

The information that I have is that Elizabeth GAINER was born in Allegany Co. in 1802 and was the d/o George and Sarah (Johnson) GAINER. Also, Brian GAINER (father of George) died in Allegany Co., in 1797. I would like to find out (if possible ) 1) an exact date of birth and death, 2) an exact location for the birth, residence, or death, 3) references to primary sources, e.g., land records for Brian GAINER or George GAINER. 4) a surname for Brian's wife, Mary. I have fairly extensive files on descendants of these GAINERS to share. Thank you for any help on any of these questions. Jim Wolfe

Surnames: BLOUGH, VARNER
Researcher: Mim

Email: tohler@webtv.net
Date posted: Thursday, August 17, 2000

Hi. I am trying to find my grandparents wedding date and place. Their first child was born in April 1909, so I am looking at the time frame of 1908 to 1910 possibly. Their names are Charles BLOUGH and Josie Mable VARNER. Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Surnames: CREEGAN
Researcher: Karen Cooper

Email: cooperfe@earthlink.net
Date posted: Thursday, August 24, 2000

Looking for info on great-grandfather Patrick CREEGAN born in Ireland in 1832 and came to Allegany County around the l850's. Served in the civil war from l861-l862 and lived around Frostburg and Cumberland area. Had 11 children from John in l854 to Anne in 1876. Patrick was married to Anne CONNOR. I have the names and birthdates of their 11 children. I am trying to track down Patrick CREEGAN's birthplace in Ireland.

Surnames: GREITZNER
Researcher: Cheryl Singhal

Email: singhals@erols.com

Personal Web Page: http://www.rootsweb.com/~cresap/
Date posted: Thursday, August 24, 2000

Christian William GREITZNER (1847-1911) lived in Westernport with his wife Mariah. Their children were: Claude William b 1870, Charles R b 1872, Tobias Baker b 1875 and John Christian b 1877 Seek additional information on the spouses and children of the 2nd generation listed, will share info on ancestors. Thanks!

Surnames: TEWELL
Researcher: Kevin Tewell

Email: ktewell@hotmail.com

Personal Web Page: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~tewell/
Date posted: Sunday, August 27, 2000

If you are working on the TEWELL Family you should check out my web site.

Surnames: BEALL, DRAKE, HENDRICKSON
Researcher: Jocelyn Wilms

Email: treeseek@zoominternet.net
Date posted: Monday, August 28, 2000

My Edward DRAKE was born ca 1792/93, died ? There is an Edward DRAKE listed in the Cumberland Directory for 1890. This Edward is a carpenter. Is this my Edward? His wife was Verlinda BEALL [1805-1889] and they had the following: Isaac; David; Vinton; Adalize; Anna E.; Mary Ann [my g grandmother - md Peter Mc. HENDRICKSON] and Rebecca. Willing to share my data.

Surnames: MOONEY
Researcher: Fern Poe Davidson

Email: enola@ipa.net
Date posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2000

In 1890, Thomas MOONEY, Andrew MOONEY, John MOONEY, Patrick MOONEY and Richard MOONEY were all living in Allegany county, Maryland. All except Patrick were listed as miners. Would love to correspond with descendents of these families. Thanks

Surnames: CREEGAN
Researcher: Karen Cooper

Email: cooperfe@earthlink.net
Date posted: Wednesday, August 30, 2000

Any CREEGANS out there? My greatgrandfather Patrick CREEGAN (1832-1890) had 9 sons and 2 daughters from 1854-1876. I have names and dates. Patrick was married to Anne CONNOR and she died in 1890. I believe they were mostly in Cumberland area and found 5 Creegans listed in the 1890 Cumberland Directory.




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