Gallia County Ohio Queries - June 2001 thru December 2001


DATE: 12/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Charlie Hazlett
SURNAMES: HOUCK, BOSTIC, HAZLETT, DICKEY, HARRISON, LEADMAN, GILMORE
Hello, Carolyn. I have Jerome H. HOUCK marrying Elva Ervin OILER. Is her name Eva as you mention?? All I have to go on is my mother's hand written recollections. His mother was Margaret BLAZER, his father Emery HOUCK, my g.g.grandfather. See my website, http://www.hazlett.net/, for notes concerning the killing... As for Mary Belle HOUCK, I have three Mary HOUCK'S...two of which I do not have a middle name for: 1. Mary HOUCK, born December 18, 1854, daughter of Abraham Houck and Rachael Green. 2. Mary HOUCK, born 1959, daughter of Harmon B. Houck and Elizabeth Wooten.
DATE: 12/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Julie Noble
SURNAMES: SCHROEDER, SCHRADER, WOLF
I am trying to find more information regarding my gggrandfather John SCHROEDER or SCHRADER who was born 3/15/1861 in Gallia Furnace. He died 9/15/1937 but I know not where. I have no idea who his parents were or where they were from. Does this name sound familiar to anyone? He married Emma WOLF from Scioto Furnace and had 4 children: Katherine, Maude, Emil and Florence. They lived most of their lives in Oak Hill, Jackson Co. Ohio I think. I can't find anything anywhere about any of them. Thank you for any information you may have.
DATE: 12/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Lisa Knowles Maciag
SURNAMES: KNOWLES, GUTHRIE
I am searching for descendents of KNOWLES' that came to Ohio in the 1790s and migrated down the Ohio River through Washington, Athens, Meigs and Gallia counties. Have lots of old photos, letters and diaries I can share!
DATE: 12/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Sue Lantz
SURNAMES: CLARK
I am trying to find information on my gg grandfather James/Jonathan CLARK. He was also known as J.J. CLARK. I know he was married to Amanda VANCE on 28/29 January 1856.
DATE: 12/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Garry D. Hundley
SURNAMES: HIX, SHOEMAKER, WINEGAR, SHAVER, WITT, HALFHILL, PULLINS
My grandfather was Rosco J. HIX he married Zelma PULLINS. His parents were James A. HIX born 1852 and Rosetta SHOEMAKER born 1855 and died 1946. James parents were William HIX and Margaret WINEGAR. Williams parents were Eli HIX and Elizabeth SHAVER (SHAFER). I need information on Margaret WINEGARs parents and Elizabeth SHAVER (SHAFER) parents. Rosetta's parents were George SHOEMAKER Jr. and Malinda WITT. I need information on Malinda's parents. George Jr's parents were George SHOEMAKER Sr. and Rachel HALFHILL I need information on her parents. My grandparents on my fathers side were Frank WEST and Clara E. DAVIS born 1882 and died 1956. Clara's parents were Wesley DAVIS and Emily QUIVEY. I would like any information I can get on any of these people. Clara married a man named wood and had Charles, Ernie, and George.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Melanie Patton Eskew
SURNAMES: PATTON/PATTEN, HUGHART/HUGHERT, JACK, DAIGH/DAY, HENDERSON, SAITER, COCKBURN/COGBURN, THOMPSON
I am searching for information on the following family group: Matthew PATTON/PATTEN, born abt. 1776 possibly in Scotland, died abt. 1826 in Gallia County, OH. He married M. Isabella COCKBURN/COGBURN in Greenbrier County, VA/WVA in 1802. This union produced at least the following nine children: 1)John, born bet. 1802-1826, 2)Agnes, born abt. 1803 in VA - possibly married James HUGHERT/HUGHART 1821 in Cabell County, VA/WVA, 3)Robert C., born 1806 in VA and married Maria F. JACK 1835 in Sangamon County, IL, 4)Hannah, born abt. 1808 and never married, 5)Elizabeth, born 8-31-1814 in Gallia County, OH and married Charles Cameron DAIGH/DAY 1832 in Sangamon County, IL, 6)George Thomas, born about 1817 in OH and married Nancy HENDERSON 1841 in Jasper County, MO, 7)Francis, born abt. 1819 in OH and married George SAITER, 8)Mary Ann, born abt. 1821 in OH and married Harry THOMPSON abt. 1844, and 9)Samuel, born abt. 1824 in OH and married Eliza ? from Indiana. Many of these children can be found after Ohio in Dade / Lawrence Counties, Missouri and Sangamon / Christian Counties in Illinois. Matthew PATTON/PATTEN is my ggg-grandfather.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Sandy Powers
SURNAMES: NILES, ROBINSON
Searching for information and/or pedigree on David P. NILES m Clarinda J. ROBINSON 28/9/1854 in Gallia County, Ohio.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Pam Zeirott
SURNAMES: NEAL, CLARKSON
Would like to make contact with the following person who submitted a query to the Gallia Co. site. The e-mail addy here is no longer any good: DATE: 01/28/1998 SUBMITTER: Barbara Wirt CLARKSON, "Rumor is that Winifred ( WOOD) NEAL, (Mrs. Walter Neal) was buried in Flag Springs Cemetery in Walnut Township. At age 104. Can anyone tell me how to contact this cemetery. I need an address to prove this item that has eluded out family for 20 or more years".
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Kristen Small
SURNAMES: SMALL
I am looking for any information regarding Winfield Scott SMALL - b. July 1848 in Gallia County - married to America Isabella Ann Urwin in 1877 - also in Gallia County.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: no name
SURNAMES: GROVES
Seeking information on funerals dated 1851 in Gallia Co. OH for children of Washington and Julia GROVES namely Susannah age 9 mo and Jacob 2yrs 9 mo. Searching for parents of Washington and Julia GROVES.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Jane Kidd
SURNAMES: THOMPSON, REARDON, RAREDON
I am searching for any information on my great-grandfather and grandmother, Robert Wilson THOMPSON,and Mary RAREDON. They got married in Gallia County, Ohio and we believe that they came from there. Sometimes I see his name as Wilson Robert THOMPSON, and her name as Mary Reardon. They got married arond 1884-1885. They had a son named Frederick, that is all I know about them. If you have any information on the families, I would appreciate it.
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Linda Trent
SURNAMES: BOGGS, HEATON, WISEMAN
I am looking for a Ruth BOGGS b. abt. 1836 poss. Gallia County m. DeWitt Clinton HEATON in Gallia County d. 1891 in Wood County, WV. Her parents are presumably Thomas BOGGS and Matilda WISEMAN. Does anyone have any info on any of these people?
DATE: 12/09/2001 SUBMITTER: Kathy Hanson
SURNAMES: DANIELS
I am looking for information on the Thomas DANIELS family history. The DANIELS family resided in the Crown City area, on Rocky Fork Rd., from at least the early 1900s.
DATE: 11/19/2001 SUBMITTER: Jan
SURNAMES: RUSSELL
I am looking for any info on a Wm RUSSELL who was born in Mckean Co. Pa and was the son of James and Alice DENNING RUSSELL. He later moved to VINTON.
DATE: 11/19/2001 SUBMITTER: Shirley Lash
SURNAMES: WILLIAMS
My grandfather, John Andrew WILLIAMS, was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on November 2, 1868. I would like verification of this by birth certificate copy.
DATE: 11/15/2001 SUBMITTER: Lisa Dodson
SURNAMES: DARST, FROIDEVEAUX
I am researching the FROIDEVEAUX family. I found a Rosaline FROIDEVEAUX married a Charles DARST July 8, 1885 in Gallia Ohio. I was hoping that someone may be researching the DARST family and has this marriage certificate. Rosaline is believed to be a member of our family, but we don't have the connecting proof yet. I would really like to get her information from the marriage certificate.
DATE: 11/15/2001 SUBMITTER: Donald Ward
SURNAMES: BACCUS, BUCK
Looking for information on the BUCK family of Gallia County, Ohio. Polly BUCK married John BACCUS on July 11, 1822 in Gallia County. Would like information on family members of Polly BUCK. I believe she was born in 1795 in the state of Virginia.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Ramona Stowe
SURNAMES: HARRISON
Charles HARRISON b. 1 Feb 1917 Gallia Co. d. 1 Sept 1968 Mahoning Co. (father) Edward E. HARRISON b. abt. 1893 Harrison Twp. d. 1972? (mother) Laura Genevieve SMELTZER b. abt. 1897 Gallipoles? d. ? Any information would be helpful.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: G Willcox
SURNAMES: GLENN, WILLCOX
Elizabeth Irene GLENN was born on 23 Jan 1857 in Vinton, Ohio. She died on 25 Oct 1949 in Moline, Rock Island, Illinois. Elizabeth married Wellington Ross WILLCOX on 7 Jan 1877 in Gallia, Ohio. Wellington was born on 1 Jul 1855 in Ohio. He died on 28 Jan 1930 in Moline, Rock Island, Illinois. I have a William GLENN as Elizabeth's father. Spouse unknown. Any further info on any of these surnames will be appreciated.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Laura Gibson
SURNAMES: RICHARDS, RICHARD, SHATO
My Great Grandfather was John William RICHARDS and he married Georgian SHATO on Aug. 29, 1893 in Gallia Co. Ohio. Died around 1904 in coal mine accident. Any link or info appreciated.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Melinda Rowland (Powell)
SURNAMES: MOORE, ROSSITER, HARRISON, JOHNSON, LAMBERT
Just beginning my research for the listed names. I have Albert HARRISON m. Nancy MOORE and Lafeyette MOORE m. Wilma ROSSITER. Any info would be so very helpful.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Regina Angel-Smith
SURNAMES: ANGEL
I am trying to identify the parents of: Cornelius ANGEL, m. Martha (Patty) ATKINSON July, 1836; Hezekiah ANGEL, m. Ruth Jane ANGEL, May, 1863. Also parents of James ANGEL, d. 12-6-1896 of wounds received in the Civil War, who supposedly was Ruth Jane's 2nd husband after Hezekiah's death at Vicksburg. (no supporting documentation.) Is it possible that school records were maintained in the 19th C that could be accesssed to identify families?
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Rex Ray
SURNAMES: RAY, REY, WRAY, BEHUM, HUGHES
Looking for info on my GGG Grandfather, Robert J. WRAY (REY). Found him in 1850 census for Addison Twp as Robert REY age 60. In 1860 census Addison Twp as Robert J. WRAY age 64.His wife was Sarah BEHUM, he and Sarah and all their children were born in Pa. My GG Granfather, George Washington WRAY (Ray) b:1825 in Pa. married Mary HUGHES in Feb. 1854 in Gallia Co. Mary's birth was listed as Virginia (West Virginia) in 1833. Would love to hear from anyone having any info on these families.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: William Lemley
SURNAMES: LEMLEY, DILLON
LEMLEY'S left Greene Co., PA after 1840, going through Monroe and Gallia Co. on their way to Lawrence. Samuel LEMLEY m. Rachel DILLON, also from same PA area, in OH. Looking for any LEMLEY relatives originally from PA in Gallia.
DATE: 11/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Pat McCarty
SURNAMES: THOMPSON
Could someone send me directions on how to get to Mt. Tabor Cem. in Huntington Twp. There is a George Thompson listed as buried there and I want to find out more info on this person to see if this is an ancestor of mine. I will be going to Gallia Co. and want to talk to someone about this.
DATE: 10/28/2001 SUBMITTER: Don Floyd
SURNAMES: MINK, MINX
John L and Amanda J MINK (MINX) and Adolphus and Libby MINK young daughters died of disease in 1887 in Addison Twp. Adolphus daughters buried in family burying ground. Any infro. on these families would be appreciated, also their connection to the Arron N. George family.
DATE: 10/28/2001 SUBMITTER: Carol Mowery
SURNAMES: FRAZIERS
Trying to find information on parents of James FRAZIER born about 1854 Gallia county.
DATE: 10/28/2001 SUBMITTER: James Johnson
SURNAMES: OILER, HOUCK
Message to Carolyn Vallance: I am an Oiler researcher but I have never heard of marriage between HOUCK and OILER. Could you supply info?
DATE: 10/28/2001 SUBMITTER: James Johnson
SURNAMES: WALL, JOHNSON
My ancestor James JOHNSON married Anna WALL, daughter of John and Ann WALL. They lived in Wilkesville township when it was still part of Gallia county. Any information about the WALLs?
DATE: 10/28/2001 SUBMITTER: Sarah Steel
SURNAMES: LOWE, HENRY, SMITH, NUNEMAKER
Willian LOWE of Gallis county, married 14 Dec. 1857 Pricilla HENRY of Gallia County Ohio. William LOWE is the son of John LOWE and Sarah SMITH. Who is Pricilla HENRY parent. It is belived William Lowe married someone before his married to Pricilla HENRY. Children of William LOWE and Pricilla HENRY are: Lorenzo; Sarah J.; Gilbert William born 1868; Elizabeth; Andrew born 1875; Valeria Alice born 1872, she married Frank NUNEMAKER of Vinton County Ohio. William LOWE 3th married 19/01/1908 Addie KINKEAD; William LOWE 4th married 2/06/1910 Catherine STRAUSBAUGH in Vinton county Ohio. Priscilla HENRY died 10 July 1901.
DATE: 10/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Teresa Hodge
SURNAMES: TROWBRIDGE, GIBSON
I'm looking for Laura TROWBRIDGE who was born in Gallia County, Ohio around 1860. Her mother's name could possibly have been Minnie TROWBRIDGE. Brothers and sisters names: Bert TROWBRIDGE, Clemie TROWBRIDGE, Sarah TROWBRIDGE. One of LAURA'S sisters married a Crawford BALL. Laura TROWBRIDGE married William Henry GIBSON 4/24/1882 in Huntington, WV. Laura TROWBRIDGE died around 1925.
DATE: 10/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Christopher Harrison Copley
SURNAMES: COPLEY
I am lookng for the birth certificate for Christopher David COPLEY born May 14, 1992 at Holzer hospital.
DATE: 10/16/2001 SUBMITTER: Cheryl Straight Satabe
SURNAMES: WAGNER, MCDANIEL
Hoping to find information on familiy ties in Gallia Co. WAGNER family lived in area from early 1800's, from Germany. Philip (1810-1897), Jacob B. (1839-1912). Charles Morrison (my great grandfather). Any help would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 10/16/2001 SUBMITTER: Roy L. Crump
SURNAMES: CRUMP, LITCHFIELD, FORD
Looking for information on Charles CRUMP's marriage to Luisa America LITCHFIELD, Sept 17, 1863 in Gallia Co., Ohio. Supposedly had two children; Meranda b: 1863 and William H. b: May 20, 1866. Charles then married Eliz. Jane FORD Sept 19, 1874.
DATE: 10/16/2001 SUBMITTER: Wanda Cox
SURNAMES: SAUNDERS, LEAPER
Truman Edgar SAUNDERS born 1888 died 1954. William S. LEAPER Born 28 Oct.1865 died 6th May 1903; Ira LEAPER.
DATE: 10/11/2001 SUBMITTER: Jacqueline Poe
SURNAMES: HUFFMAN, PARKINS
I'm looking for my ggrandfather John Huffman, b. 1831 Bedford Co. Pa. He left Pa sometime around 1850 to go to Gallia Oh where he married Margaret PARKINS b.1843 Gallia Oh. They were married 1858. She was only 15 at the time. relocated in Smyrna Iowa. If you have access to 1850 census or marriage records will you look him up for me. I would like to know if he was in Gallia 1850 and if maybe he was living in the John Wesley PARKINS household.
DATE: 10/11/2001 SUBMITTER: Lola (Bishop) Hunter
SURNAMES: BISHOP, BABLE
I am searching for the marriage date of Charles BISHOP and Nancy BABLE. According to 1880 census info, they were living in Huntington, Gallia Co.
DATE: 10/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Lynn
SURNAMES: WELSCHAIMER, WELSHCAIMEN
Looking for info on the following name. I know that it is a german name not sure if it is spelled WELSCHAIMER or WELSHCAIMEN, but the family would have lived from 1850 to 1900.
DATE: 10/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Rob Riffle
SURNAMES: FERGUSON, WILLIAMS
Seeking info on the family of Walter FERGUSON m. Anna Laura WILLIAMS. Possibly living in the Gallia Rome/ Athalia area before 1900. Children Include John, Charles, Andrew Jackson. By 1910 Andrew was living w/ John in Cabell Co. Wva. Anna WILLIAMS apparantly was committed to an institution near Beckley W.Va. Am searching here because of previous unidentified family members known to be living and buried in that area! Any help appreciated greatly.
DATE: 10/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Rhonda Sheagley
SURNAMES: BYERS
I am researching an ancestor named Edward BYERS who married Elizabeth RHINE in Kiger Twp, Gallia Co, OH. Any information on this family would be most appreciated. Note: The township (Kiger/Kyger) only existed from 1803 to 1811.
DATE: 09/26/2001 SUBMITTER: Scott A. Kleinhans
SURNAMES: KLEINHANS, KLEINHAUS
Looking for any KLEINHANS anywhere in Ohio. Especially in the Jackson and Lawrence counties in Ohio. May also be spelled KLEINHAUS. Of particular interest is Henry KLEINHANS and his ancestors.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Sheila Gentry
SURNAMES: CURRY
I am in search of the CURRY line from Gallipolis. My gf was born there on 19 July 1888 Carl Elmer CURRY. Also my ggf Elmer T. CURRY born on 19 July 1867 and died around 1948. Would like to hear from anyone working on this line.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Debbi Rutt
SURNAMES: RUTT, ROTT
Searching any information on family past / present descendents of Augustus RUTT son of Christian ROTT who both became citizens in Gallia County, Oh 1873. Augustus had several children - William Henry Gustave, Emma (who married William Wood), Lena Christanna, Herman August, Charles Otto (my great-grandfather), August E. All children raised families in Gallia County and they have strong ties to Walnut Township area.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Avonlea Marvin
SURNAMES: WOODS, HAMON
I believe my great grandfather, Edward or Edwin VanBuren WOODS may have been born in Gallia County, OH. I do not know his father's name. He was a Confederate soldier who did not come home from the war. Evidently killed, died in prison, or chose not to return home. Van, as he was called was born Feb. 14, 1859 either in VA or OH. He married Virinda Ann HAMON. He died August 7, 1937 in Nicholas County, WV. He had one brother, William Ferguson WOODS. I also need information on Van's mother, Martha Margaret DONALSON WOODS. I believe she was called Margaret by her family. She was born 1 December 1832 in Webster County, WV. She died 29 December 29 1892, I do not know her parents' names. When the Civil War started she left Ohio with the two children and returned to her people in Nicholas County, now WV.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Jacqueline Poe
SURNAMES: PARKINS, PERKINS, HAPTONSTALL
I am researching John Wesley PARKINS/PERKINS m Sabina PARKINS/PERKINS, any info. I need to know which person is child of Jeremiah PARKINS and Sarah HAPTONSTALL.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Clifton Yeager
SURNAMES: CORN, WHITT, YEAGER
Seeking the descendants of Rebecca YEAGER, b.1806 & Richard CORN, b.1805, who apparently died between 1832 & 1840; then Rebecca remarried Edward WHITT of Gallia Co.and had 4 children. Willing to exchange family info.
DATE: 09/24/2001 SUBMITTER: Andy Walend
SURNAMES: SMITH, DICKEY, WAUGH, RILEY, DILLOW, MCKINNON, BROWN, TUCKER
Seeking ancestral information on the following individual, SMITH, Brice Henry, b. 27 June 1821 in Gallia Co. OH, d. 16 June 1896, in Gallia Co., OH. Mr. Smith mar. Nancy Louisa DICKEY on 31 December 1846, in Harrison Twp, Gallia Co,, OH. Nancy DICKEY was b. 19 December 1825, in Harrison Twp, Gallia Co., OH. and died on 07 April 1907. Mr. Smith was the last of 6 children born to William Robert SMITH (15 August 1786 - 26 November 1849) and Margaret WAUGH, (22 December 1794 - 06 June 1860). Researching all connected families to this individual's ancestry. Willing to trade and offer assistance to other researchers. I am looking for any information concerning Mr. Brice SMITH in relation to who he was, particularly his participation in the War of 1812, public records recorded in Gallia County, Ohio, including deeds, will and judgments etc. published and unpublished personal accounts, and biographical stories of interest. My connection to Mr. Brice SMITH is through my mother, her father, William Clark SMITH, George Tennyson SMITH, George Riley SMITH, the eldest son of Brice Henry and Nancy Louisa (DICKEY) SMITH.
DATE: 09/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Julie Gerren
SURNAMES: GEAREN, GERREN, GEERON, GEEREN, GERRIN, GERRON, CALL, CAUL, KALL
John GEEREN married Mrs Virginia CALL on 2 May 1867 in Gallia County, OH. Virginia had two daughters by a previous marriage; Alma/Almia and Laura CALL. Virginia and John had three children; Washington S. b. 1868 Gallia Co. (spelling of last name???) John Willis GERREN b. 4 May 1869, Gallia Co. Ohio; Henrietta GEAREN b. 22 Nov 1870, Gallia Co. OH. (LDS). They are listed on the 1870 Gallia Co. census. John GERREN shows up in the 1880 census in Barry Co, MO. now married to his stepdaughter Alma CALL. They had two sons, Walter b. 1879 in MO and another son with no name, born 1880, Barry CO, MO. Census says John age 39, Alma age 23, Washington age 12, JOhn W age 11, Henrietta age 10, Walter age 1, new baby age 0. I am interested in finding out what happened to Virginia CALL GEEREN/GEAREN/GERREN (died after childbirth perhaps). This family also disappears after the 1880 census in MO. They are not on the 1900 census anywhere in the US under the spelling GERREN. SOMEONE must have some idea what happened to this family. What was Virginia's maiden name and who were her parents. Is John listed on the 1860 census in Gallia Co.??? If so, who were his parents??? John Willis GERREN is my husband's ggf. He shows up in 1895 in Grundy Co, MO. From 1870 to 1879 and from 1881 to present, the rest of his his family is nowhere to be found. Any suggestions?
DATE: 09/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Jeff Raymond
SURNAMES: WILLIAMS
Searching for my biological father Paul D. WILLIAMS of Gallia County. I was born in February of 1965 to Mary Lou MYERS of Point Pleasant WV. The daughter of William & Hazel MYERS. William was a member of the Point Pleasant Police Dept. Hazel worked in the cafeteria of Point Pleasant High School. Mary attended Point Pleasant High School in 1961.
DATE: 09/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Linda Hawk
SURNAMES: CROSS, SNIDER, SNYDER, LONG
Seeking information on the family of John Adam SNIDER & Caroline Lovina CROSS. John & Caroline (born abt. 1853 in OH.) married September 6, 1868 in Gallia Co., Ohio. They had at least these two girls who were twins, Sarah SNIDER & Mary SNIDER born March 6, 1870 in Gallia Co., Ohio. I believe the family may have left the area sometime after 1870 but where did they go? Caroline's parents, James & Sarah LONG CROSS left Gallia Co., OH. in this same time period. Any help on this family would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Kathy Erwin
SURNAMES: ARCHER, SHEETS
Seeking information on James B. ARCHER, son of George ARCHER, married Emily F. SHEETS in Gallia, County 15 Nov 1879. James & Emily settled in Carter County, Kentucky. Had at least the following children: Lando, Nellie, Hartman, and Retha (there may have been more). Would appreciate any information. Will share anything that I have.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Doreen Walton
SURNAMES: STUTLER, STATLER, UPTON
I am looking for a birth record for Francis W. STUTLER or STATLER, he was born in 1825/26 in Gallipolis, Gallia County OH. His parents may have been William STUTLER and Martha UPTON. Thanks.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Doris Keefer
SURNAMES: HUGGINS, BROOKS
Would appreciate any information on Abraham HUGGINS Pvt Ohio Cavalry 1861-1865 and Abraham and Julie BROOKS HUGGINS probably born in 1850's.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Mike
SURNAMES: SCARBERRY
Ann S. SCARBERRY where are you? I have much SCARBERRY info. You are seeking. Your email does not work. Please contact me.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Margaret E Morrissey
SURNAMES: HOBBS, FRANCIS
I am looking for any information as I have very little. My ancestor was Joseph HOBBS born 1805 married in Gallia County to Charlotte FRANICIS born Jan 5, 1808, May 18, 1826. They had 9 children the last one was born in Augalize county. I do not know where the others were born. I do not know where the parents were born.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Al Tangora
SURNAMES: SMITH, COLWELL
Looking for info on George Robert SMITH II abt.1810-1845 m abt 1839 Eliza COLWELL 1816-1850 maybe near Rutland, Meigs County. Ch born probably Gallia: Geo Rbt Smith III b1842, Henry Clay Smith b1844, Alwilda Smith b1846. Children may have scattered when parents died, but parents may be buried somewhere in Gallia. Any info appreciated.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Lynn
SURNAMES: WELSCHAIMER, WELSHCAIMEN
Looking for info on the following name. I know that it is a german name, not sure if it is spelled WELSCHAIMER or WELSHCAIMEN but the family would have lived from 1850 to 1900.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Louie
SURNAMES: WILMORE, MOHON
Looking for John Charles SINGLETON was married to Josephine, had son name John Edward Singleton. John Edwards SINGLETON was born Nov 27 1896 at Gallipolis, his father John Charles SINGLETON was adopted, looking to find his family also. Thanks anything would help.
DATE: 09/03/2001 SUBMITTER: Louie
SURNAMES: WILMORE, MOHON
Am looking for children of James WILMORE and Nancy [MOHON] WILMORE.
DATE: 08/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Kay E. Showalter
SURNAMES: PHELPS, BING, YOUNG
I am looking for any information on Nancy Mary PHELPS, She was married to William BING on Dec 14, 1815. I believe she came from Leading Creek, Meigs Co. William BING born Nov 10, 1786 was the son of John R. BING and Martha YOUNG. They were one of the first families of Gallia co. I know nothing of Nancy and would like to find out about her. She is buried in the Bing II cem, but her marker is to worn to read.
DATE: 08/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Scott Wiesman
SURNAMES: RUSSELL
Looking for information on Jacob RUSSELL of Gallia Co. circa 1860-1870. Had a son William born in June 1882 in Jackson Co. Ohio. Any help appreciated.
DATE: 08/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Tim L. Daugherty
SURNAMES: KIRKPATRICK, WEARS, OLDAKER
Seeking information on Thomas KIRKPATRICK and his wife Margaret WEARS. They were living in Gallia County in 1826 when their daughter, Martha Magdalene KIRKPATRICK was born. They later removed to Mason County, West Virginia. Martha M. KIRKPATRICK married Benjamin I. OLDAKER in Mason County in 1844.
DATE: 08/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Joyce
SURNAMES: KENNEDY, KNEPPER
I'm searching for info on Lydia Ann KENNEDY b. Dec. 1866 in Gallia Co. Ohio. She was the dau. of James and -- KNEPPER. She married a John Wesley WHITE. She died in 1944 and is buried in Ludington, Michigan.
DATE: 08/18/2001 SUBMITTER: Sandra Cooper
SURNAMES: MIDDLESWART, GOABON, or GOOLDIN
Jonathan MIDDLESWART b.1807 Allegheny Co. PA married Maria GOABON or GOOLDIN (or perhaps some other version thereof) in Gallia Co. 21 Aug 1845. Appeared in Clay Twp on 1850 census w/children Benton, Goodman, Margaret, Viola & Emma (some were from prev. marriage). Looking for any info on this family between 1845 and 1880 (were in Laclede Co. MO in 1880).
DATE: 08/10/2001 SUBMITTER: George
SURNAMES: EVANS, GASKINS
Looking for the parents of Julia EVANS born Abt. 1802 and was married to Rheuben GASKINS August-24-1820 in Gallia County and is buried at the Old Pine Cem. any help would be great thanks.
DATE: 08/08/2001 SUBMITTER: Randy M. Donelson
SURNAMES: DONELSON, SHAFFER
I am trying to do research on Ebenezer DONELSON. Was born in Va. Married Barbara SHAFFER June, 1817. Lived in, and married in Gallia Co. Trying to find out about his parents, and siblings. Two of his sons, I do not know there maiden names.
DATE: 08/08/2001 SUBMITTER: Tracey McKinney
SURNAMES: WHEALDON
I recently aquired a photo album with "professional' style photos taken at S.B. WHEALDON studios in Vinton, Oh. The pictures appear to be from the late 1800's. I was wondering who I should contact to get information about a business that no longer exists. More specifically, I'd like to find out more about these photographs and when they were taken. Anything you could let me know would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 07/31/2001 SUBMITTER: Theron Dale Ward
SURNAMES: WARD, SPIRES
Looking for info on Elza Monroe WARD b 5/25/1891 d 1/9/1961. Married Alice SPIRES in Gallia on April 26, 1891 by E.H. Robinson. Elza's father listed as William WARD. Looking for info on William WARD also.
DATE: 07/28/2001 SUBMITTER: Emily Casto
SURNAMES: SOUTHALL, LITTON
I was wondering if anyone has any information about an Paulina Jane SOUTHALL, she married a Isaac Newton LITTON from Jackson Co. WV. I have heard that Paulina was the Belle of Gallia Co., and was hoping that someone could help me find out if she was or not. Any information about her and her family will be greatly appreciated. Sorry that I don't know who her parents are, hope that you all can help.
DATE: 07/28/2001 SUBMITTER: Wanda Young
SURNAMES: WALLS
I am looking for the parents of my John WALLS b 1795. I don't know his parents but they could be Nehemiah and Eleanor WALLS. Did they live in Gallia Co before coming to Washington Co Oh 1800 and then Scioto Co Oh by 1810? If anyone has heard of this Nehemiah and Eleanor WALLS please contact me.
DATE: 07/25/2001 SUBMITTER: Lise
SURNAMES: HOWELL, TYLER
I am researching two relatives of mine. One of the names is Almira TYLER (b. 1814 in Maine, d. 1879 in Atchison County, MO). The other name is Richard HOWELL (b. 1811 in Canada, d. 1895 in Atchison County, MO). They were married and were the parents of 7 children. One of their children was named Charles Giles HOWELL. Charles was born July 5, 1838 in Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio. Any information you can provide about either Almira TYLER or Richard HOWELL would be very much appreciated. I am particularly interested in their ancestors.
DATE: 07/25/2001 SUBMITTER: M. H. Ridpath
SURNAMES: BROWN, CLARK, MCCLAFLIN
I am interested in any information about Nicholas T. BROWN, his wife Sarah A CLARK BROWN and son James Edward BROWN. Nicholas b. 23 July 1809 d. 20 Sept. 1888, Sarah b. 2 Nay 1710 d, 8 Sept. 1866. Both b. Drummond-Folden Cem, Walnut Township, Gallia Co. Ohio. James Edward b. 28 Nov. 1834 - Monroe Co. WVA d. 8 Sept. 1866 - Fillmore Co. NE m. Henrietta Jane McCLAFLIN - 9 Aug. 1855 Gallia Co. Ohio. She b. 25 March 1838 - Patriot, Gallia Co. Ohio d. 28 March 1873 - Union, Cass Co., NE.
DATE: 07/25/2001 SUBMITTER: Dale Page
SURNAMES: TIPTON
I have an old book that my grandmother had, on the back page it lists some TIPTONS, Mary Enolia, Ella Ann, Jacob Morris, Allen Thurman, Nettie, Adda, Seth, and James A, born 3 Nov 1821. It also list a Waterloo Saw Co. From what I have found out, James was the father and the others were his children, most born Gallia Co. Also I see there is a Waterloo there. James may be the brother to my ggg-grandfather Miles TIPTON. Can anyone help me?
DATE: 07/25/2001 SUBMITTER: Laurie Hewitt
SURNAMES: FOUT, NIBERT (NIEBERT), BAIRD, WITHERS
James H. FOUT (1864-1919) married 4 Jul 1891, Gallia, OH, Christina (Tennah) NIBERT (NIEBERT) (1870-1948) . Had four children: Basil FOUT (Mason County,WV), Burley FOUT, Bracey FOUT, Lillie FOUT. Basil FOUT (1/5/1893-11/19/1923) married Jennie WITHERS. Had two girls: Bonnie M.(1/26/1916-Marion, OH) married (1) Don SMALLEY (2) Roy Edwin KARNES, 20 Feb 1937 and Bernell A. Burley L. FOUT (7/71897-3/15/1958) married Tressie Malone BAIRD (12/11/1896-12/10/1941) had one child - Leslie Burdell FOUT. Burley L. FOUT (7/71897-3/15/1958) then married Margaret HACKNEY (9/28/1907-8/7/1963). Bracey Burdell FOUT married (1) Ora BAIRD (7/23/1902-6/1/1975) (Ora later married Cecil SATS) Who had one child, Betty Imogene (Jane) (4/1/1924, Wheeling, WV). Bracey FOUT married (2) Maggie ADDIS, who had two children, Robert Milton and Mary Ellen. If any of this sounds familiar, please contact me.
DATE: 07/25/2001 SUBMITTER: William Stephens
SURNAMES: MARTIN, HOLCOMB
I'm looking for siblings and parents of William (M.) MARTIN (b. abt 1850-1860) who married Alice "Cynthia" HOLCOMB (b. ABt 1857) 1 Jun 1882 in Fayette County. They settled in Pickaway County and has at least 2 children, Roy MARTIN (married Cleo WING) and Cyle MARTIN (married Otha IMLER). I've been stuck in the Martins for a while. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Philip Landry
SURNAMES: GROVES
Seeking maiden name of Julia GROVES b 1816 w/o Washington GROVES b1814. Residents of Gallia Co 1850, children Massa, John, Tolbott, Nancy, George, Ruth and Jacob.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Barbara
SURNAMES: MORROW, HILL
Has anyone ever hear of a place called Salt Creek, my ggggrandfather built his home there. I am looking for any info at all on James and Olive Jane HILL-MORROW, Please Help.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Kay E. Showalter
SURNAMES: BING
I was reading in the History of Gallia Co. about a Baxter House, it said it was the oldest standing wood frame structure in Gallipolis. I beleive the History was written in 1882. Is this home still standing? It had said that it was on Front St. It also said it was the home Of John BING. Any info is greatly appreciated.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Virginia Briggs
SURNAMES: MCCARTY, CIRCLES
I am looking for any information relating to the following persons (my g-g-g-grandparents): James MCCARTY, born between 1760-1780. Katie Ann CIRCLES (James MCCARTY's wife), born between 1770-1785. James resided in or near Cheshire and paid taxes from 1808 to 1840 according to the Ohio tax records.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Beth Bechtel
SURNAMES: HULL, DUPRE, CALHOON, HOLCOMB, HARTSOOK, HARRIS, DECKARD
Would like to find other descendants of Thomas HULL and his wife, Mary (OLIVER) HULL. Their children were: Agnes, married Reese HARRIS; Robert, married Susanna CALHOON; June or Jane, married Joseph HARTSOOK; John, married Polley DECKARD; Mary, married Will CALHOON; Thomas Robert, married Lurana DUPRE; and ELizabeth, married Richard HOLCOMB.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Linda Dillon Sutterfield
SURNAMES: PRESTON, QUICKLE, MCCUMBER
Just wondering if anyone knew a Mrs. QUICKLE who used to teach at the Vinton Elementary School in Vinton. She was my mother's first grade teacher and mine also. I don't know her first name. Mom also had a Mrs. MCCUMBER (not sure of spelling) for third? grade. Would appreciate any information on these individuals because they had such a positive influence on Mom. Linda Dillon Sutterfield, daughter of Grace D. Preston Dillon 1937-1984.
DATE: 07/10/2001 SUBMITTER: Gwen
SURNAMES: JONES, MYLES, DAVIS, HAWKINS
Searching for any information concering ---- JONES m. Charlotte MYLES family, the parents of Nathaniel JONES b. 2/13/1814 in Treganon, Wales and died either August 9 or August 10, 1879 and is buried in Siloam cemetery in Perry Township, Gallia Co., Ohio. Nathaniel m. Mary Elizabeth DAVIS b. 1814 Cilecemmin, Wales d. 1890 and is buried in Siloam cemetery. Also searching for dates and information for the rest of the Nathaniel Jones' siblings and their families. I have found a notation to see "Looney booklet for Jones history". Has anyone heard of this booklet? Also what is the connection of James HAWKINS who is buried in the Siloam cemetery?
DATE: 07/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Carolyn Vallance
SURNAMES: HOUCK, OILER
Jerome H. HOUCK was fatally wounded Oct. 15, 1932. He was born 3/25/1885, near Bladen. Married Eva OILER. His mother's name given in obit. only as Margaret? If her name was HOUCK, who were her parents? Also, who are the parents of Mary Belle HOUCK born in 1860 in Gallipolis? She married ? Cromlish in Gallia Co.?
DATE: 07/04/2001 SUBMITTER: H. Wayne Beck
SURNAMES: BECK, BENNETT
Three (3) daughters of Jacob and Christina (FELTENBERGER) BECK married men with the surname of BENNETT. They reached the age of marriage while the family lived in Gallia County. I am looking for the given names of two of these men. Eliza Jane BECK, b 31 Dec 1849, married William Smith BENNETT on 16 Jun 1872 at Perry Twp, Gallia County, OH. Family records indicate that two other daughters had married surnames of BENNETT, also. They were Elizabeth BECK born 1861 and Margret Ann BECK born 1864. Can anyone help with more information on these BENNETTS?
DATE: 07/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Sam Poor
SURNAMES: POOR, STANLEY
Can't find anything on Hannah POOR b. abt 1816 in Ohio, married a Solomon STANLEY b. 1814 in Gallia Co., Ohio. His father's name was John Hutchins STANLEY. His mother's name was Anna HOPPES. Please help I'm Stumped.
DATE: 07/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Kay E. Showalter
SURNAMES: PHELPS, BING
I am looking for some information on Nancy PHELPS, who married William BING on Dec. 14, 1815. I'm looking for info on her family and any personal info. Thanks.
DATE: 06/26/2001 SUBMITTER: Nancy R. Evans
SURNAMES: EVANS, BRADLEY
I am interested in any and all information on Henry BRADLEY EVANS. Born in Gallipolis Oh, died in 1840. Mother Anne Cecilia BRADLEY father William EVANS of Augusta Co Va. Daughter Celia Belle EVANS, b 1840 in Wheeling WVa. Celia had a daughter E. M. EVANS who married a Robert HENDERSON. Henry BRADLEY EVANS had an uncle in August Co VA, Henry BRADLEY. Henry BRADLEY EVANS was steam boat capt on Ohio & Mississippi. Happy to share.
DATE: 06/26/2001 SUBMITTER: Barbara Fair
SURNAMES: MORROW
I am looking for info on James and Olive Jane HILL-MORROW. James was born in Ohio, they had children who settle in this area and Mason county area. Any info would be great. James was born about 1801. Olive Jane HILL was born about 1800. They are listed in the 1850 census with their sons.
DATE: 06/25/2001 SUBMITTER: Terry "Jones" Shroyer
SURNAMES: JONES, WALDREN, EDDY, REED, COOKER
Searching for info on John W. JONES and Martha WALDREN, children William Lewis married a Jane COOKER and George Henry married Susan Rebecca EDDY, Charles A. born in Gallia County 1878. Susan Eddy JONES parents were John W. EDDY and Nancy Jane REED.
DATE: 06/25/2001 SUBMITTER: Beth Eachus Bechtel
SURNAMES: SAWYERS/SAWYER, CAMPBELL
Looking for any information on Nancy SAWYER or SAWYERS. All I know is that she was born sometime around 1798. She married Elijah CAMPBELL in Gallia county on July 11, 1824. Would like to find her parents and siblings. Any help would be appreciated. Will gladly share information.
DATE: 06/25/2001 SUBMITTER: BJ
SURNAMES: SULLIVAN, ROSS
Looking for Mary Elizabeth SULLIVAN born outside Gallopolis in 1856. Her maiden name I think was TIVNER. SULLIVAN was 1st married name. She married Francis M. ROSS in 1894. Does anyone have any information on her?
DATE: 06/13/2001 SUBMITTER: Angie Sherman
SURNAMES: SHARP, WOOD, RAMSEY
Looking for William SHARP, birth and parents, unkown. William married 17 OCT 1860 in Gallia Co. to Laura J. WOOD; her birth and parents are unknown as well. They did have a daughter, Maude, b.27 MAY 1864 Gallipolis, OH. Maude later married, 05 JUNE 1883, to William RAMSEY ( 1860-1913).
DATE: 06/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Tonnie G. Miller
SURNAMES: ROOPER,ELLIOT
James Alexander ROOPER born 1851 at or near Gallipolis Ohio. Mother Jane ELLIOT died in childbirth, father not present. Raised by doctor from the area.
DATE: 06/07/2001 SUBMITTER: Kerry
SURNAMES: BAY, WARD, PLYMALE, COTTRELL, CHAPMAN
I am looking for information about my great grandparents, David Archibald WARD and Minnie BAY. Family names include PLYMALE, COTTRELL, BAY, WARD and CHAPMAN. Thank you for any information you can provide.
DATE: 06/07/2001 SUBMITTER: ??
SURNAMES: OILER
Am looking for a recent obit. The person's name is Donald OILER and he passed away on 10 May 2000. I believe he lived in Vinton but was raised in McArthur. Can anyone help me out or tell where I can find the obit? Thanks in advance.
DATE: 06/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Robin L. Schwartz
SURNAMES: FRENCH, WOOD
FRENCH, Henry Smith and wife, WOOD, Caroline. Married in Gallia County March 1, 1857. I need any information on their families.
DATE: 06/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Martie Cenkci
SURNAMES: BOYD, WHITE
Looking for any information on my father (Arthur WHITE or Charles Arthur WHITE) and his family. He was born June 7, 1889, in Gallipolis, Ohio. Father was Nicholas WHITE, mother was Sarah Frances BOYD.
DATE: 06/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Sam Poor
SURNAMES: POOR, HOPPES
Need info on George POOR b. 1783 Gallia Co. Ohio m. Catherine HOPPES in 1806 need father, mother and sibs. and anything be on that. Thanks for any info.
DATE: 06/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Randy Lashley
SURNAMES: MOORE, BATES
I am searching for the death dates and possibly obituaries of Dighton MOORE and his wife, Anna BATES. They were born possibly in the 1820's in Belmont or Guernsey Counties and lived in Noble County until they moved to Gallia County, near Crown City. They died and were buried there. Any information will be appreciated.
DATE: 06/04/2001 SUBMITTER: Carolyn Higgins
SURNAMES: ROSS, KING
Am looking for Stephen D. ROSS who has been listed as a Judge. He married Sarah J. KING in 1844. Their first son Jesse was born on Swan Creek, Galia Co.in 1845. They had 10 children. When Sarah died her obit states Mrs. Judge S. D. ROSS.

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