These are older queries and are archived for researchers to this website.
GOODMAN - Looking for information on the following family members: L.B. GOODMAN, b.1805 Powhatan Co. VA; Ellen L. (his wife) b.1817 Buckingham, VA; and the following GOODMANs all born Powhatan Co: Caleb B. b.1834; Sarah E. b.1838; John B. b.1839; Edna B. b.1844; Littleton D. b.1847; A.C. b.1848; Willard b. Feb.17, 1896; Winston b. Mar.15, 1908; Daisy b. ?; Estell b. ?; Highland b. ?; Miller b?; Samuel B. b. ?; Ula & Warack.
August 23, 1996 from Dave Goodman
SCOTT, SMITH - My brother and I are searching for information on Phimore (Filmore?) H. SCOTT, of African-American descent born February 1857 in Chesterfield, VA. His spouse was Sarah SMITH and his parents are listed as Richard and Lucy SCOTT. His parental information was found in the Register of Marriage, 1880. We are trying to find out which plantation Richard and Lucy would have lived on. We have reached a temporary deadend. Help!
September 11, 1996 from email@example.com,firstname.lastname@example.org (Cynthia Mason-Posey)
November 25, 1996 from JHigdon@bellsouth.net
POWHATAN, LEWIS, ADAMS - Looking for proof of Powhatan born in the 1500's and his son Oppecamananugh who had a daughter Nikicta who married Hugh [or John] Lewis in the late 1600's. They had a daughter Mourning Lewis who married Robert Adams abt 1712.This has been very hard for me to verify so if you can point me in the right direction I would be so thankfull. Thanks a lot. Lyn Matthiesen jmatthie2mx.ahoynet.com
November 27, 1996 from Lyn Matthiesen
SWANN - Looking for anyone associated with the
SWANN family of Powhattan County, including any descendants of William SWANN
of Swann's Point, Surry County. Also looking for info on the children of
Major Thomas SWANN and Elizabeth REYNOLDS; Mary Ann b. 1740, John b. 1748,
Samuel b. 1752, Thompson b. 1756, Elizabeth b. 1758, and Thomas Swann. Willing
to share all Swann family info I have.
William J. Swann
25648 Rancho Adobe Road
Valencia, CA 91355-2225
Jeff & Wendee Swann Mon, 02 Dec 1996 22:44:59
Dec 17, 1996 - 15:41 - From: - Jill Judy
RUDD - Have Infomation on 100's of RUDD's from Early 1700's to present. Mostly in Chesterfield, but several in Powhatan County as well. Will Gladly Share Info with anyone interested & who can provide additional information. Thanks!
Dec 20, 1996 - 11:30 - From: - Buddy Rudd
MORGAN - I'm looking for my gggGrandfather, John Morgan. Married my Grandmother who was Native American. I'm trying to find her as well. My Grandfather would have been approx. 40-50 yrs old in 1810. Last found in Buckingham County. Any info on Morgan families would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! Shelby (email@example.com)
Dec 20, 1996 - 22:48 - From: - Shelby
TULEY - Peter Tuley lived in what became Powhatan County around 1700. Looking for more information.
Jan 1, 1997 - 12:31 - From: - Glenn Tuley
HOWELL, BRIGGS, LOCKETT - I would like to discuss HOWELL, LOCKETT, BRIGGS families with any other researcher. My Robert Nathaniel Henry Howell was supposedly born here in 1816. His parents were Robert Henry Howell and Dorothy V. Briggs. Her father was John Briggs and her mother Ann Lockett. Darlene
Jan 10, 1997 - 01:22 - From: - Darlene Tracy
FAURE, FORE, FORD, GAUDWIN - Pierre FAURE,wife Marie GAUDWIN 1st five children were born in Cumberland Va. Judith 03 NOV 1742, Joseph 31May 1744, Pierre 25 Nov 1745, ARCHLAUS 22 Jun 1747, William 02 May1749,other children were John,Francis, Hezekiah, Mary, Martha, Keziah, and Silas. Would like to communicate with anyone working on this line.
Jan 12, 1997 - 00:28 - From: - Fran Whiteman
DAVENPORT, LIGON - Looking for info on Absalom Davenport of Powhatan Co. He died in 1821 and his known children were: Ann who married William Ligon, John,James, Richard m-Ann Moss, Thomas m Rebecca Markem, Lucy m William Lowe, Elizabeth m John Steger, Martha m William Steger, Sally m Tarleton Anderson. Any info on the Davenport family welcome, this is all I have. Thanks!
Jan 12, 1997 - 14:56 - From: - Alinda M. Miller
BARNES, TONEY, BRIZENDINE - Seeking information on John Barnes died 21 Mar 1810 and had a wife by the name of Toney. Will in Powhatan, VA. His daughter Lucy Barnes married Leroy Brizendine. He was the son of Isaac Brizendine and Anne. Leroy served in the American Revolution. Any information on these lines would be greatly appreciated. Willing to share decending lines that moved to Tennessee ca.1825. DWilsonMus@aol.com
Jan 13, 1997 - 03:55 - From: - Denise Wilson
ARCHER - For a book I am writing, seek to correspond with anyone with knowledge of Branch Tanner Archer (son of Peter Field Archer) and his wife Anna Eloisa Clarke (daughter of Major John Clarke of Keswick Farm) 1 Branch Tanner Archer 1790 - 1856 b: December 13, 1790 in Henrico Cnty, VA d: September 22, 1856 in Eagle Island, Brazoria Cnty, TX +Anna Eloisa Clarke 1796 - 1826 b: October 24, 1796 d: October 10, 1826 in Keswick Farm, Powhatan Cnty, VA 2 Powhatan Archer - 1863 d: 1863 in Kentucky +Margarett J. Walthall 2 Eloise Archer 2 Mary E. Archer 1815 - 1842 b: 1815 d: January 09, 1842 in Augusta, GA 2 Richard F. Archer 1817 - 1840 b: 1817 d: July 27, 1840 in Powhatan Cnty, VA 2 Robert M. Archer 1818 - 1834 b: 1818 d: October 09, 1834 2 Logan Archer 1826 - 1826 b: 1826 in Keswick Farm, Powhatan Cnty, VA d: October 13, 1826 in Keswick Farm, Powhatan Cnty, VA
Jan 16, 1997 - 23:03 - From: - Patty Macsisak
FLOURNOY, HARRIS, BRITTAN, MILLS - Looking in POWHATAN CO. for information about David FLOURNOY. David was born in Powhatan Co. on April 14, 1751. He maried Elizabteh Mills BRITTAN(the dates I have for her are 1760-1830 She was supposedly the daughter of Anderson BRITTAN and Ann MILLS .David and Elizabeth FLOURNOY had a daughter, Maria Louisa FLOURNOY, who waa born at "Liberty Hill" in Powhatan Co.June 11, 1811, but if her mother's dates are correct, her mother would have been 51 years old when Maria Louisa was born! Any ideas about these people and their dates? Any ideas if David FLOURNOY's parents were Samuel and Elizabeth HARRIS FLOURNOY? Many thanks for any help.
Jan 17, 1997 - 17:04 - From: - MKPerry
STOVALL, BURTON, SHELTON, HICKS, BATES, JONES, CHASTAIN, ODEN - Hello, looking for any type of newspaper articles, church and historical periodicals on the STOVALL FAMILY, 1600-1700's...I have the deeds and the wills etc....but, would like some personal information if attainable...BARTHOLOMEW STOVALL "The Immigrant" sailed from England on The BOOTH on 7 July 1684, arriving in America. He married ANN BURTON on 8 Aug 1693 and died 1 May 1721 in Powhatan County, VA...any information would be appreciated..Thanks
Jan 17, 1997 - 19:20 - From: - E.
Jan 24, 1997 - 22:48 - From: - Marguerite Mathews
HARRIS, JUSTIS - I am looking for informatiion on Robert B. HARRIS, b. about 1803. He moved to TN and then MS. He had a son by the name of Robert Justis HARRIS. I think Justis was a family name and might have come from the JUSTIS family in Powhatan. I am looking for the father of Robert B. Harris. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Carl
Jan 29, 1997 - 12:25 - From: - Carl Berry
BRYANT/BRIANT - William Guerrant Bryant, son of James, Jr. Manakintown, Powhatan Co. VA. Brother John m. Owlsley in KY. Wm served in Rev War - his father in Indian Wars. Removed to KY - IN, d. near Nashville TN while visiting a sister? in 1840. One known dau, Minerva Ann (my ggm) m. Caleb Higginbotham removed to Elbert co. GA & E. Feliciana Parish, LA. 2nd m. John Scott, removed to Marion, IN d. 1833. Need data on wife & other children? thank you.
Jan 29, 1997 - 14:53 - From: - Josephine Lindsay Bass
PROSSER - Searching for any info on William PROSSER'S Parentage. William was probably born in Goochland or CUmberland County. In 1760, married Elizabeth OTEY, Born in 1738 in New Kent County. Eldest child was Otey OTEY PROSSER, born January 20, 1976 (sic) in Goochland County. Date of William's death is unknown, but Elizabeth died in 1788 in Powhatan County. Any info, Documents, References would be of great help.
Feb 11, 1997 - 11:38 - From: - Maxine Cunningham
WILKINSON, WILKERSON, WILKISON - Searching for Tarleton Wilkinson, born around 1785. His father was James Wilkinson(b. c. 1755 d. 3/1818 Casey Co. Ky), Grandfather Nicholas Wilkinson. I am particularly interseste in the slave holdings of James and Tarleton Wilkinson. Thank you very much.
Feb 11, 1997 - 11:55 - From: - Regina G. Turner
CRAWFORD - I am trying to trace back to Pocohontas. The name that I have is Cora Crawford. I think that she was born in Quearies Cave? VA. But can't find it listed in VA. +
Feb 12, 1997 - 22:50 - From: - Nancy
MADDOX - I am seeking information on two revolutionary war soldiers. James Maddox and his son Jacob. Jacob was born in Powhatan County 3 Jan 1764 and died in Jefferson County TN 3 Dec 1851. Charles K. Martin CKMART@AOL.COM
Feb 13, 1997 - 20:08 - From: - Charles K. Martin
WILBURN, TAYLOR, STOVALL, TONEY, MADDOX, DAVIS, JACKSON, BASS, WADDELL, GILLIAM, DESHAZOR - WILBURN, John died in Powhatan 1792 intestate. Wife Martha (believed to have been a TAYLOR d. of William TAYLOR & sister of Robert TAYLOR.) John & Martha had children: William W. m. Tabitha STOVALL; Mary "Polly" m George STOVALL; Dr. Daniel m Rebecca TONEY; Martha "Patsy" m Josiah E. MADDOX; Ann m. George DAVIS; Jack m. Elizabeth JACKSON; Thomas m. Tabitha BASS. Martha Taylor Wilburn was 1st married to a Gilliam and had children Robert and Nancy m a WADDELL. Martha married John WILBURN 2nd and John DESHAZOR 3rd. Would like to work with anyone working on these families. Esther
Feb 27, 1997 - 00:02 - From: - Esther Barnes Mulling
WILKINSON - Searching for info on James Wilkinson b.abt 1755 in Va. m.1)Sarah Anne Brechin/Bricken 2)Anne ---- died 1818 in Casey County KY. Children: James Jr., Tarlton, Royal, Elizabeth, Joseph Brother--William Stith Wilkinson
Mar 3, 1997 - 13:19 - From: - Shannon Lampley Coyle
FOSTER, CONDRY - Looking for anyone who has info on FOSTER of CONDRY in this area. My grandmother was Rebecca Condry Foster. Any info as to her distant relatives would be much appreciated! Also, my Grandfather was Albert Monroe Foster so any info relating to him would be appreciated as well!! Thank you!!
Mar 14, 1997 - 13:47 - From: - Becky Foster
CHARLTON, CHALTON, BLANTON, BARBER, CAYSIE, ANGLEA, - I have recnetly been told that Littleton parish in Cumberland co. later became a part of Powhatan, is this true? What are parishes? are they like our Okla. townships? I am researching the name Charlton, Anglea, Barber, Caysie, & Blanton in this area. My husband's fourth great grandfather Abrahma Charlton died in 1790, his will said Littleton parish. In 1995 I was in Cumberland co. but could not find any cemeteries or cemetery records of any of our faimly. Any help would be appreciated. Nancy NCHARL2196@aol.com
Mar 18, 1997 - 20:39 - From: - Nancy Charlton
PROSSER, OTEY, STOVALL - I am looking for any information on William Prosser (b.1730 perhaps, in Cumberland or Goochland Co.) and married Elizabeth Otey, daughter of John Otey. Lived later in Powhatan County. Trying to verify William's parents. Older son, Otey, fought in Revolutionary War, married Frances Stovall, daughter of Bartholomew Stovall, III. Moved to North Carolina and later to Washington County, Georgia. Any information will be greatly appreciated.
Mar 19, 1997 - 00:43 - From: - Maxine Cunningham
KERR - Here is what I know from old family letters and family records: My great grandmother's maiden name was SARAH CATHERINE (CASSIE) MARTIN (born March 19, 1857 in Tazewell Co., Virginia). Cassie Martin's parents were: SAMUEL MARTIN and MARY FRANCES KERR (born March 4, 1832 in Powhatan Co. Virginia). A family letter dated March 25, 1871 from Giles County indicates that MARY FRANCES KERR had the following siblings: ELIZA J. KERR, ADELAIDE KERR, AND VIRGINIA KERR. The letter also tells of the death of their father (no name given). He died on March 22, 1871, buried in Mr. Hoges Cemetery. He was "firm in the Jewish faith".
Mar 28, 1997 - 17:58 - From: - firstname.lastname@example.org
LOWRY - Interested in Lewis Lowry of Powhatan.
Apr 10, 1997 - 22:55 - From: - George Lowry
TAYLOR, FARLEY, TYREE - Mark TAYLOR, d. ca. 1813 in Powhatan Co., leaving land to his son Matthew TAYLOR. Was Mark's wife a daughter of Matthew FARLEY? Who was Matthew TAYLOR's wife? His daughter Rhoda TAYLOR m. Satterwhite TYREE in 1812; they later moved to West Virginia. Does anyone have information on this family? Thanks.
Apr 17, 1997 - 16:00 - From: - Libbie Griffin
LACEY - Searching for Samuel Franklin LACEY b.24 April 1882 son of John and Leanne. John was b. 28 July 1840 the son of Adam and Christiann Lacey (Leacey) who were married in Powhatan County 1 June 1939.
Apr 19, 1997 - 18:50 - From: - Bobbi Dingus
HARRIS, JUSTIS - Looking for information on Robert B. HARRIS, father of Robert Justis HARRIS. Robert was born about 1803 in VA. I think in Powhatan County but it is only a guess. He migrated to TN and married Nancy Eubanks in Davidson Co, TN in 1829. I think there was a connection to the JUSTIS family because of Robert Justis Harris's middle name. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
Apr 24, 1997 - 08:54 - From: - Carl Berry
LACEY - I'm searching for decedents of John and Leanna Lacey. Children: Mary Elizabeth or Evelyn Lacey b.5 Jan. 1869 Sarah Catherine b. 11 Sept. 1867 William Christian b. 25 Dec. 1871 Lydia Ellen b. 15 May 1873 Francis Rebecca b. 1 March 1875 Margaret Virginia b. 18 May 1877 Phillip Richard b. 12 Nov. 1879 Samuel Franklin b. 24 April 1882
Apr 24, 1997 - 19:51 - From: - Bobbi Dingus
CROWDER, CHEATHAM, ELAM - Desire information on a CROWDER family, who had a daughter Lavenia who married Essex ELAM in 1792, and a son Nelson, no other information known. According to family notes, Lavenia was the daughter of a CROWDER and CHEATHAM. Does anyone have information on this CROWDER family?
Apr 27, 1997 - 09:08 - From: - Mary Beth Graf
MOODY - Looking for Jeremiah MOODY, whose fa may have been Elijah MOODY, son of Elisha MOODY. Jeremiah served in the Rev. War and moved to Henry Co TN, Manleyville area, early l800's. His wife was Elizabeth....probably Kentfield (possibly Hall, or she might be Elijah's wife)...Jeremiah had a large family in TN. I decended from dau Maryanne who m Daniel Evans Beasley...the Beasley and Winfrey families may have known the MOODYs in Powhatan & Amelia Co.s before going to TN. (Winfrey is a maiden name on Beasleys)..I have found several people decended from Jeremiah Moody via daughter Martha who m Matthew Richardson...we all are seeking info on this line. Will share all sorts of neat stuff from Jeremiah down, just need UP from him! Catherine Cline 2029 Forbes St. Jacksonville, FL 32204-3801 Cackycline@aol.com
Apr 27, 1997 - 12:06 - From: - Catherine Fryer Cline
HURT - Looking for Francis Hurt, f/o Zacariah, b. ca 1768, Rev War records says he's born in Powhatan, probably Prince Edward. Any info would be appreciated.
May 3, 1997 - 20:46 - From: - Deborah Dunford
GOODMAN, COLEMAN - GOODMAN, Littleton B. b.1815 in Cumberland Co.,VA. m.Eleanor Turner COLEMAN on Nov. 5, 1843 in Buckingham Co., VA. d.Abt October 6, 1880 Littleton moved to Powhatan Co., VA. around 1842-43 and purchased property there. In his dealings he borrowed money from Zachariah GOODMAN of Cumberland Co., VA. He also had dealings with Merriwether GOODMAN. Although I do not have documentation, I believe that my Littleton is connected in some way with Zachariah GOODMAN. If anyone has information, PLEASE contact me.
May 28, 1997 - 09:49 - From: - Dave Goodman
WILBURN/WELBOURN, TAYLOR - Looking for info on John Wilburn died 1792 Powhatan Co Va. Married Martha Taylor da of William Taylor. Martha m. 2nd John Deshazor of Prince Edward Co VA. He died & she moved to Green Co Ga. along with members of her family. Richard Wilburn lived Louisa County VA. & was married to Ann---. At one time John Wilburn lived in Henry Co and may have lived in Pittsylvania Co. Any help on the Wilburn and Taylor lines would be appreciated.
May 28, 1997 - 09:51 - From: - Esther Mulling
TAYLOR, TYREE, FARLEY - Mark TAYLOR, d. ca. 1813 in Powhatan Co., leaving land to his son Matthew TAYLOR. Was Mark's wife a daughter of Matthew FARLEY? Who was Matthew TAYLOR's wife? His daughter Rhoda TAYLOR m. Satterwhite TYREE in 1812; they later moved to West Virginia. Does anyone have information on this family? Thanks.
May 28, 1997 - 09:55 - From: - Libbie Griffin
BAUGH - Seeking info on Abraham Baugh and Judith Coleman. Abraham b. ~1717 d. 1797 Judith - no info Abaraham - son of Thomas Baugh, son of James Baugh, son of William Baugh (arr. Henrico ~1638) http://w3.one.net/~tandp/tree.html
Jun 24, 1997 - 22:12 - From: - Mike Page
SELF, WALTON, WATSON - Interested in the various SELFS of Powhatten County: Jenkins Self died before 1772, orphans bound out to William WALTON; Robert SELF married Agness WATSON in 1794 and in tax lists by 1783; Abraham SELF who had witnessed will of Peter Soblett in 1754 in King William Parish (Cumberland Co) together with Jenkins SELF.
Jul 5, 1997 - 13:58 - From: - Gary E. Young
TAYLOR - I am searching for the parents of my gggrandmother, ELIZABETH TAYLOR,b. June 12,1826,Virginia. She was the niece of Zachery Taylor, President, and lived with him until her marriage to William Mattingly, May 18,1848 in Allegany Co. MD. It has been suggested that I check Henrico, Powhatan, and Cumberland counties.
Jul 11, 1997 - 18:24 - From: - Arlenne Ann Pricer
SAUNDERSON, HICKS - See family and descendants of Robert SAUNDERSON and Elizabeth WICKS, m. 18 Nov 1796, Powhatan Co. Thank you. Sandy London email@example.com
Jul 13, 1997 - 20:58 - From: - Sandy London
CHETWOOD/CHITWOOD, KEY - Seeking the parents of Mathais Chetwood, who emigrated to VA in the laste 1600's with an Elizabeth Banks. Julie Chitwood CHITWOOD@vtc.net
Jul 17, 1997 - 16:31 - From: - Julie Chitwood
DRAKE - I'm searching for information about Lt. James Drake, Revolutionary War soldier from Powhatan County. (died 1797, Powhatan County) I believe his father's name was Francis Drake. I would like to know dates for Francis and how and when these Drakes arrived in Virginia, and where they came from.
Aug 10, 1997 - 17:29 - From: - Barbara Drake Bresler
KING, ELAM, KEYS, WRIGHT, HOUSE - Seeking info on Absalom KING b ca 1811-23 in Fluvanna Co., VA who m. Sarah Ann Mason ELAM 27 June 1837 in Powhatan, VA. Found Absalom in 1810 Census in Stafford Co. but no other census. Children: Virginia Ann KING m Robert Estes WRIGHT; William Martin KING, sr. m. Caroline Elizabeth HOUSE and Musadora Elizabeth KING m. Charles D. KEYS. Any info appreciated.
Sep 18, 1997 - 15:14 - From: - Mary A. Reed
BOATWRIGHT, KIDD - James Boatwright b. abt. 1745, d. 1815 in Cumberland County, Va. Married Elizabeth Kidd abt.1768 in Cumberland County and, after she died, her sister Mary Kidd. Sired 19 children most of whom lived in Cumberland, Powhatan, and Prince Edward counties. Looking for info on his father, mother, siblings.
Sep 18, 1997 - 15:16 - From: - David C. Rains
NETHERLAND - The Netherland Family. I, Scott Netherland, from Texas, have my family geneology dating back to a John Netherland from the Powhatan/Cumberland Co area. I am interested in going beyond John Netherland to his forefathers. It is believed his father may be a Robert Netherland. I intend to visit the area the weekend of 10-12 October 97. Thanks!
Sep 26, 1997 - 21:56 - From: - Scott F. Netherland
GORDON - Looking for any info on Robert GORDON m Ann. Any info on ancestors or descendants would be appreciated Hugh Gordon
Oct 2, 1997 - 12:30 - From: - Hugh C. Gordon
WORLEY, BLOUNT - Looking for info. Silas WORLEY. sold property Powhatan 1772, moved to Buckingham where he was on tax rolls as late at 1785. Lost for 15 year period. Shows up 1800 Rutherford Co, NC. Silas's father is John WORLEY Jr, and his g'father is John Worley, Sr m. to Esther Blount Cumberland Co, VA. his g g'parents thought to be Edward Worley and Mary in Virginia. Needing wife info for both Silas and John Jr. Need proof that these three lines connect. Thank you. Sandra
Oct 3, 1997 - 12:53 - From: - Sandra Gosnold
REMY - Does anyone out there know of a Statute or placque erected in the town of Manictown to the memory of Abraham Remy, a French Huguenot or the name of the chapel and where it is located. In my Remy Book it is stated there is firstname.lastname@example.org
Oct 4, 1997 - 22:40 - From: - Mildred Reamy Bowen
HARRIS - Seeking information on the family of Capt. John Harris who married Rebecca Britton 20 May 1794. They are the parents of Hypathia Harris who married Colin McRae 25 March 1816. She may be the aunt of my GGGrandmother Hypagia Harris, born in VA about 1828. This family seems to have lived in Powhatan Co. in 1700's and 1800's. Our Harris branch moved to Louisiana in the 1830's - 1840's?
Oct 5, 1997 - 15:43 - From: - Liz Bawden
MALLORY, RICHARDS - Need info on St. Frances de Sales Cemetary, Rockcastle, Powhatan Co., VA. Also need info on family of my gr-aunt Lillian Lee MALLORY, married John RICHARDS. Lillian d. 1954 and was bur. in St. Frances de Sales Cemetary.
Oct 7, 1997 - 22:17 - From: - S.H. Bailey
WILKINSON/WILKERSON - I am searching for documentation of transfer of a negro woman to Tarleton Wilkinson b. 1785 (Son of James Wilkinson). The transfer would have taken place between 1805 and 1812. In 1850 she appears in the Casey County Kentucky census and is called Aggy (55 years old). Your help is sincerely appreciated.
Oct 12, 1997 - 13:18 - From: - R. G. Turner
BAUGH, ASHBROOK - Looking for other researchers for William Baugh b c1765 Powahatan County, Va Maybe married to Elizabeth Ashbrook (need proof). Children were born in VA or KY, Elizabeth m. Moberly, William A. 1793-1865, Joseph, Abraham, Martha m. Clayton and Cochran, Rhoda m. Kincaid, Sarah m. Elmore, James, Susan m Dinwiddie, Sena (sp?) m. McHenry (sp?). Need help with William's parents, Abraham and Judith Coleman, and help with parents for Elizabeth Ashbrook?? Let's compare notes, Cindi Meyer
Oct 12, 1997 - 16:13 - From: - Cindi Meyer
MORRISET, FAURE - Seeking information on family of Pierre Morriset, founding settler in French Huguenot Manakintown, Va. and wife Elizabeth Faure, both of whom arrived in l700 on the ship "Mary and Ann." If landholders, where was their land, if not, by what means did they earn their livelihood? Conditions upon arrival? Marriage date? Know they were members of King William Parish.
Nov 9, 1997 - 11:11 - From: - Helen Flagg
MARTIN, MARSHALL - I am looking for information on the descendants of Elizabeth Marshall and James Martin, married in Powhatan County, Va on 21, November, 1782. Specifically, I am trying to establish their relation to James Marshall Martin, born in Virginia around 1830.
Nov 24, 1997 - 14:03 - From: - Ginny Vandelicht
RADFORD, DUNKUM, JENKINS - Mary "Polly" DUNKUM b abt 1805, d/o Benjamin DUNKUM & Phoebe JENKINS is said to have married John T. RADFORD. They would have been from Powhatan Co (or possibly Cumberland Co) VA. Does anyone have any further information on this couple?
Nov 30, 1997 - 13:26 - From: - Ruby Talley Smith
MORRISET - Seeking ancestors of Huguenot Pierre Morriset and wife Elizabeth Faure, founding settlers of Manakintown, Va., who arrived Va. in 1700 on ship "Mary and Ann". They arrived from London; were they from a locality in France? If so, where? Also seeking marriage date. If they were landholders, where was their land located? If not, what was their means of livelihood?
Dec 3, 1997 - 08:52 - From: - Helen Flagg
GORDON - Looking for info on parents and descendants of Robert GORDON married Ann ?. Robert died prior to 1810. Ann is listed in 1810 census with neighbors Maj. John NUNNALLY and John GORDON. Hugh Gordon
Dec 8, 1997 - 10:31 - From: - Hugh Gordon
AGEE - My ancestor is Mathieu Agee who came from Nantes, France approximately 1690. I am trying to locate King William Parish, which to my knowledge was still in existance as late as the 1930's. Do you have any information regarding this Church? Thank You in advance.
Dec 21, 1997 - 01:25 - From: - Susan Ganser
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