Posted Queries for January 1999
- WILSON posted by Robert
Boyd on Friday, January 1, 1999
- Seeking descendants of John Patton Wilson and Sarah Smith.
the Wilsons moved to Wyndale area of Wash. Co. in early 1900's
from Russell Co. and are believed to be buried in Wyndale Methodist
- HOBBS, LILLEY,
SHELBY posted by Sue
Quintana on Friday, January 1, 1999
- Seeking information about the parents of Ezekiel Hobbs b.
abt 1762, married Elizabeth Lilley, 27 Jul 1803 in Washington
Co, he died 13 Jun 1835, in Washington Co. His father was Vincent
Hobbs Sr and mother was Mary Shelby. I need information about
the family of Mary Shelby, and of their children.
- MERRITT, MONTGOMERY
posted by Ed Montgomery on Saturday,
January 2, 1999
- I am researching, Thomas P Montgomery,and wife Dicey? and
James Lowry Montgomery,Wife Martha Jane Merritt. Also William
Finley Montgomery. born in Washington County Virginia in 1867.
Can anyone help me on this, Thanks Ed Montgomery
- BLACKWELL posted by Jackie McDavid on Saturday, January 2,
- I am trying to find information about the Blackwells of the
Blackwell's Chapel Community in Washington County, VA. My father
was Jack Blackwell, his parents were Noah & Maude Blackwell
and Noah's father may have been Crocket Blackwell. Any information
will be appreciated.
- HELTON, HODGSON
posted by Buddy Helton on Thursday,
January 7, 1999
- Researching Helton clan of Washington County. Father was
Charles Houston Helton married to Evelyn Hodgson Nov 1927. Charles
died Feb 1933. Other connection include William Henry, Henry,
William B. and Samuel. Also looking for Clara Belle Campbell
daughter of James Vannoy Campbell.
- HARPER, KNIGHT,
posted by Edmond Spaeth on Friday, January
- Interested in any information regarding William NEELY married
to Judith POOLE in Washington County 24 May 1814 by the Rev.
James HARPER. Is Judith the daughter of John POOLE and Susannah
KNIGHT who were married in 1792 in Halifax County and had 7 children,
including a Judith? Thanks for help.
- MCMULLEN, WILLIS
posted by Janet Davis Platt on Saturday,
January 9, 1999
- Looking for any family information on Smith Willis born 1764
Antrim, Ireland married 1792 Washington Co Virginia Mary McMullen.
Smith lived York Co Virginia before Washington. Left Washington
Co Virginia and went to Wayne Co Kentucky. Any information on
either of these families, Willis' or McMullen's is greatly appreciated.
- FELTY, FLOYD
posted by Ron Felty on Sunday, January
- I am looking for a Charles Felty m Sarah Floyd, Sarah the
dau of Hickmond Floyd were in Washington Co in 1842 they moved
to Greenup Co KY because Sarah and Charles were married in Greenup
Co in 1848.Who was Charles father and how is Hickmond kin to
the Floyd family of Washington Co VA.
- LEWIS, STOVALL
posted by Lena Smiley on Sunday, January
- I am looking for any information on James Harmon Lewis b.1875
and his wife, Alice Louise Stovall. I don't know much only that
they lived in the Glade Springs area of Washington County,Va.
around 1906. James Harmon's fathers name was George Lewis. The
children born to James Harmon Lewis and Alice Louise Stovall
are: Ella Virginia, Donald, Samuel, Porter, Robert, Lorene,Mae,Dora
Jane, Rosetta, and Lucy. All children were born in Glade Springs
except for Donald and Samuel. Any info on this family will be
- KINDRICK, TALBERT
posted by Diana McLean on Sunday, January
- Would like parent information on a Josiah TALBERT who married
Sarah KINDRICK on the 9 Oct 1828, in Washington co., is it possible
he was called Peter. Any information would be helpful. Also anything
on the KINDRICK line?
- COLVILLE, GILLIAM,
LUSK posted by Saundra
Anderson on Tuesday, January 12, 1999
- I am researching William LUSK born in 1777 who married Sarah
(Sallie,Sally) GILLIAM. Some question on her last name, could
have been COLVILLE but am not sure. They left Washington County,
VA in 1800-1810 heading thru Kentucky for Tenn. A son, James
G. LUSK was probably born in Kentucky while the party was enroute
to Tenn. Another brother was born in Franklin County,Tenn. named
Joseph Albert LUSK. Any info on this family and their roots in
- BALL, SAGE
posted by Robin Jeffers on Tuesday,
January 12, 1999
- hello everyone can anyone help me? I'm trying to find out
my greatgrand father first name,his last name was sage. he married
a larua ( lori ) ball.I can find larua ball father,witch would
make him my GGgrandfather. his name was james h. ball. I found
him twice in 1900-1910 census,in washington county va.in 1910
census, it shows up with his wife name eissibell,i think it's
hard to read and two daughters sussie e and nannie mae i think,
it's off a copy from a micofilm.and also he was rising my grandfather
giles c sage.I'm trying to find out who giles father was.but
in 1900 census james ball wife name was matilda,so i think matilda
would be laura real mother.my grandfather giles c sage was born
in 1900,i heard that father died before he was born so it had
to be around 1899-the beginning of 1900,because giles was born
in march 1900.james ball is burried next to his first wife matilda
in cleaveland cem.my grandfather giles sage is burried next to
him.as far as i know they are all from washington county.but
maybe larua moved to another county. can some one help me. thank
you very much.
- EVATT, EVETTS,
EVITT posted by Diana
Doss Mercer on Tuesday, January 12, 1999
- I am looking for Nehemiah Evitt/Evatt/Evett, who came to
Washington Co.Va.in 1796 from Buckingham Co.Va.His parents were
John and Elizabeth.I belive they are my family who along the
ended up in Muhlenberg Co.Ky. Any information would be of great
help.This is a hard name to trace. Thank you. Diana Doss Mercer
- HOLLAND, NORRIS
posted by Richard Holland on Thursday,
January 14, 1999
- Searching for children of Thomas HOLLAND, he owned land on
Beaver Creek, a branch of Holston River Dec 7, 1792 in Washington
County VA. Also any info on William HOLLAND b/1788 and wife Christina
NORRIS Holland b/1793 md/ Mar 30,1813 Washington or Russell Co.VA.
- DUFF, HANES,
posted by Bonnie Duff - Smith on Sunday,
January 17, 1999
- I'm a descendent of Samuel & Margaret Montgomery? DUFF of
the Green Spring area of Washington Co.Va. They were settled
here by 1780. Their son, William Duff & wife Agnes THATCHER Duff,
and their son John Duff and wife Sarah Hanes/Haynes is my line
of descent. Need information on Margaret Montgomery's parents,
Agnes Thatcher's parents, and Sarah Haynes/Hanes parents. Any
related data appreciated. Thanks. Will share my Duff data. Regards,
Bonnie Duff-Smith, PO Box 254, Judson, TX 75660 or
- BRITTENHAM, FRENCH
posted by Rena Brittenham on Sunday,
January 17, 1999
- I am the daughter of Ronald F. Brittenham and Margaret K.
"Kitty" Dye Brittenham. I was born Washington CO. I
am looking for info on Brittenham side. Know Ronald the son of
Andy Brittenham and Ina Mae French but nothing else except grandfathar
ran cab co. If any has info or can point in right direction please
help. Canemail a email@example.com
- HAREL, HARRAL,
HERRELL posted by Lynn
Anders on Thursday, January 21, 1999
- Looking for information as to siblings and parents of James
HARROL in Washington Co. ca 1781. Married Willey Bradshaw 1794.
Died ca 1796. Name also spelled Harrald. Does he have any connection
to William, James, or John Herrell in Russell Co.?
- OWENS, ROSENBALM
posted by Carolyn Johnson on Thursday,
January 21, 1999
- Seeking information on Isaac ROSENBALM, b. 1861 or 1862 in
Washington County. Death certificate lists his father as Isaac
ROSENBALM, Sr. I believe his mother's name was Mary. His death
certificate lists her as ? OWENS. It is possible they were not
married, but if they were, it was likely in Washington County.
Isaac, Jr. was in Claiborne County, Tennessee in 1880.
- CRAGUN, ELSEY,
posted by L. S. Pack on Friday, January
- Patrick CRAGUN (1748 Ireland) md Hannah ELSY/ELSEY/ELZEY
(1752-53). They lived in this area (Russell C,VA, Sullivan C,
TN). I am backtracking the counties to see if anyone recognises
the names. Washington C was created 1776-77. They were in this
area 1770-1810. Help would be appreciated. Thank you.
- LEONARD, VANCE,
WATSON posted by David
Scott Leonard on Friday, January 22, 1999
- looking for LEONARD currently know from living relatives
that we have roots in Washington, Carter, Sullivan and Johnson
counties. for sure to the 1850's via Robert Leonard father of
6 siblings named Sydney (born Jan. 17,18(90-91), Jess, Stewert,
Claude all male and Jewell, Lily and maybe one more sister All
so i know Sydney married Cory Nancy Cathern VANCE (b.oct. 03
18(92-94) had one child norman scott leonard b.3-25-1913 in Beach
Grove, and was married and devorced and remarried to Grace lee
WATSON.any info or conections please send and if i can return
the favor i will do my best!
- MOORE, WHITLEY
posted by Joyce Wallace on Friday,
January 22, 1999
- Enoch MOORE first found in Washington County, VA on 1782
tax list He married Mary Whitley in Washington Co. 3/23/1786
They had a son Isaac in 1789 Enoch bought property from John
and Margaret Whitley in 1804 in Waashington County (John apparently
Mary's brother, as Mary's father Robert Whitley mentioned both
Mary and John in his will He is found in several census and tax
lists later on in Russell County where he died about 1840. MY
PROBLEM : There are several Isaacs, one who appears to be old
enough to be Enoch's father, and whom Enoch seems to follow to
Russell County about 1796. There are also in neighboring Grayson
County as many mentions of Enoch and Isaac Moores. Can anybody
help me sort out all of the Enoch and Isaac MOOREs found in these
three counties? Where did mine come from? Who were his parents?
- BOWE posted by Tom
Jenkins on Saturday, January 23, 1999
- Looking for information on William Bowe b-ca1828 in Washington
Co. Living in Lawrence Co Ky in 1870; married Sara Jame Caperton,
18 Jul 1858.
- HAVELY posted by Ted
Havely on Thursday, January 28, 1999
- My ggggrandfather moved to Washington Co. near Abingdon after
the Revolution. I think he lived out his life there. My gggrandfather
Charles Hoge Havely (1800-1864) also probably lived his whole
life there. Looking for info on these families.
- KAEGLEY, TOTTEN
posted by Rich Lowe on Friday, January
- My wife's family by the name of TOTTEN was said to have been
in the area of "Atkins Tank", Washington Co. VA for
parts of 3 generations. Would enjoy hearing from anyone with
knowledge of the TOTTEN family. John Totten died there in 1862.
His grandson, George Washington Totten was born there the same
- BOWLES, DITTO
posted by Tim Mattingly on Friday,
January 29, 1999
- Joseph BOWLES had a daughter, Nancy/Mary BOWLES, who is buried
in Washington Co.,VA with her husband, Abraham DITTO. Abraham
DITTO was bapt. in Harford MD on Sep.14,1718. It says in a MD
marriage book that Abraham and Miss BOWLES were married in "..Joppa,
MD.." They raised there 8 children in Baltimore MD. I only
have that Joseph was born 1681 and nothing more on the BOWLES
line. Any help or exchange data would help. Thank you Tim Mattingly
- GRIEVER, WILLIAMS
posted by Tim Mattingly on Friday,
January 29, 1999
- Any info on these line would be helpful. Abraham C.GRIEVER
born 1776 in Washington Co.,VA married Phoebe WILLIAMS on Jul.5,1804
in Washington Co.,( Rev.Charles Hardy). Abraham and Phoebe raised
7 children in Washington Co., and about 1823 they moved to Adair
Co.,KY, where another girl was born. Abraham died May 22,1857
and is buried in Russell Co.,KY. Phoebe died after 1870. Their
children were: James H., Charles, John, Elisha, Doctor, Lucinda,
Phoebe, Susanah and Mary Ann. Abraham parents were Philip GRIEVER
Sr. and Margaret BOSANG. Any new info would be helpful.
- ONEY, WARD
posted by Faith Poplin on Saturday,
January 30, 1999
- I am looking for information about Solo Ward he was born
in 1775 i am not sure what county in married Susannah Oney in
Washington Co. Virginia i am told, i don't have a date. Any help
you might have to offer would be greatly appreciated.
- ALLISON posted by Art
Michaelis on Saturday, January 30, 1999
- My 2g grandfather Edward Lee ALLISON was born in VA in 1829
and I am looking for his family. In the 1830 census for Wash.
Co. there were three ALLISON's listed with male children under
5, Robert ALLISON, William B. ALLISON, & Tayter (Taylor?) A.
ALLISON. Does anyone have information on the children of these
gentleman? I would appreciate hearing from you even is Edward
is not ag the children so that I can eliminate the family as
a possibility. Thank you and "Good Hunting" to everyone!
- COLLINS posted by Audrey
Collins on Sunday, January 31, 1999
- I am trying to find info on Patrick Collins, Reese,John or
any other Collins who moved into Washington Co.from Maryland.Reese
and wife Mary had several children,then moved to Ky.Need any
information on this family.
- FORTNER, GRAYBILL
posted by Lisa Fortner on Sunday, January
- I am looking for information on the Henry Fortner that is
listed in the 1810 Washington County census. I am trying to prove
or disprove that he is my gggg grandfather who married Elizabeth
Graybill and later moved to Lee County, Va. Any leads at all
would be greatly appreciated.
- WILLIAMS posted by William
Moore on Sunday, January 31, 1999
- Looking for info about a Rhoda Ann Williams, born May13,
1833 in VA (perhaps Washington County)and died May26, 1916 in
Pearl, Pike Co, IL. Her father (Garrett) and mother were both
born in VA. Rhoda married a William Moore who was born in 1825
in NC (both of his parents were born in NC) and died in Nov 11,
1887. In 1860 Rhoda and William were living in the vicinity of
Terre Haute, Vigo Co IN with their two children: daughter Lucretia
M. who was 6 and had been born in IN and son W. Winfield Scott
who was 5 and had been born in IN. That year the family moved
to Pike Co, IL. Would appreciate info about Rhoda and her family.
Contact me at . Thanks. William T. Moore
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