County MDGenWeb Logo

Posted Queries for March 2006



SURNAMES
Surnames: MURDOCH, MURDOCK
Researcher: Arthur Humphrey

Email: afh143@aol.com
Date posted: Friday, March 3, 2006

I am seeking information on a MURDOCH family of Cumberland, MD. Lived in Allegany County or Cumberland proper in the years between 1775 - 1820 or so. Had daughters named Isabella, Lavinia, Maria, Jane, and sons named Francis B. (probably Bailey), William, Robert, John. Several of these children married into families in Bedford, PA (Barclay, Espy) and converted to the Swedenborgian faith (among the earliest converts in America). Father may have been James, Patrick??? Not sure.

Surnames: BROPHY, KENNEY, KENNY
Researcher: Jim Steele

Email: arl3933@blackfoot.net
Date posted: Sunday, March 5, 2006

Looking for information regarding my gggrandfather Richard KENNEY: owned a bar in Cumberland before moving to Elk Garden, WV (somewhere just prior to 1870. Time period likely 1864-1869. He had a brother John that lived in Frostburg. They both went to Montana where Richard passed, and John buried him there. John returned to MD. I am pushing a large rock uphill on this one, so hints and suggestions are appreciated. Thanx in advance.

Surnames: CALLERY, KENNEY
Researcher: Jim Steele

Email: arl3933@blackfoot.net
Date posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2006

Looking for information regarding Richard and Bridgit KENNEY, her maiden name is CALLERY, during the period 1866-1869. Weak evidence suggests they lived in the Cumberland area, and Richard either owned or worked in a local pub. They immigrated from Ireland sometime bewteen 1860 and 1865; more likely 1865. Relations of KENNEY can be found in Frostburg, Mt Savage, and Westernport as well.

Surnames: WARD
Researcher: Kevin Kelly

Email: kmk@digitalpassage.com
Date posted: Saturday, March 11, 2006

Looking for descendents of Pinkney (Pinkna) P. WARD and Rebecca J. GALLAGHER/GOLLIKER. Would like to know what you know of Pinkney's civil war service and if you know of a BOLLEY who would have served with him in the war. Pinkney and wife were in Allegany Co. Md. on census from 1870 and 1880.




View ...

How to Post Queries/Surnames/Researcher Data
All In One Posting Form


 

Allegany Co.Button Query Button MD GenWeb Button

 


For questions about this page contact Carol Askey.

This page modified Tuesday, 11-Sep-2007 13:54:32 MDT



The credit for the incredible organization of data on these pages goes to PATTY LINDSAY. She designed the program used to collect all this data and display the information in this absolutely PERFECT fashion.
Thanks Patty. You have taken genealogical research into a new age

Query, Surname, and Researcher pages managed by CCHelper, an application written by Patty Lindsay.