Posted Queries for February 1999
- DILL, RAMEY
posted by Don Ramey on Monday, February
- Seeking info on possible first marriage of Jeremiah RAMEY,b.
1755, Stafford Co., d. 1851 Scott Co. He was shown in Washington
Co. on a 1782 tax list. Known marriage to Rebecca DILL, in 1799,
somewhere in Va. Since he was 44 at the time, a first marriage
is very possible. Posted to Russell and Scott Co's also because
we don't know his move- ments from Stafford to Scott. Any help
- CRANE, FERGUSON,
HALYARD posted by Chris
Stallard on Monday, February 1, 1999
- I am trying to determine if my Mary is the daughter of Cumberland
Ferguson. Cumberland was married 12 Sep 1793, Washington County,
VA, to Ann Halyard. Does anyone have a listing of his children?
Would also like to know about John Ferguson, who married 25 Oct
1797, Washington County, VA, to Elizabeth Crane. Is this the
same John who settled in Russell County, VA? Any information
would be greatly appreciated.
- BOOTH posted by Dianne
Caudell on Tuesday, February 2, 1999
- Trying to find a Booth Family that may have been from Washington
County, that would have a Melinda M. Booth born 1872 who married
a James P. Caudle and raised a family in Grayson County. Can't
seem to find the Booth connection. Her sons names were Clay Booth
and Croner Gray Caudle if names can give any clues. Hope someone
- KINZEL, MIMS
posted by Richard M Wright on Tuesday,
February 2, 1999
- Seek info on Edward Preston Kinzel who married Bonnie Mims
and lived in Abingdon, Washington Co. about1890. Originally from
- HAVELY posted by Ted
Havely on Friday, February 5, 1999
- My ggggrandfather, Jacob Havely (1750-1835) moved to Washington
Co.,Abingdon area, after the Revolutionary War. He probably remained
there the rest of his life. His son, Charles Hoge Havely (1800-1864)also
probably lived his whole life in or near Abingdon. He was a furniture
maker. I would appreciate hearing from anyone having information
on these families. Ted Havely
- ONEY, WARD
posted by Vicky Barnes on Sunday, February
- sussanna ONEY married to solo WARD in Washington county,
Va. May have been born and died in washington county va any information
on the oney family would be great
- BOWMAN posted by Kathryn
Austin on Monday, February 8, 1999
- Greetings: I have the newspaper clippings (2) of my grandfathers
obit. Which I found tucked away in an old family Bible. They
are very fragile and yello, there are no headings or date of
the paper or clipping, I have searched both sides of the clipping
and can not tell. I will type it out for you, it reads: # 1 -Trammel,
Va., April 14. - Tea Bowman, Dickenson County pioneer, and probably
the oldest man in Southwest Virginia, died at his home at DeBusk
postoffice, on Lick Creek, five miles north of here, at 9 A.M.
rsday, April 8th. Born near Alum Wells, Washington County, in
1822, he was ninety-three years of age at the time of his death.
His father, Uriah Bowman, came from North Carolina in the early
years of the neneteeth century and settled near Alum Wells, where
he readed his family; of this family only one now survives, Mrs.
Tryphena Agnor, of Hilton Station. #2 - Trammel Viginia. Mrs
Emm Austin, Mrs. Francis Miller, Mrs. Jane Silcox, Mrs. Ellen
Silcox and Mr. Charles Bowman were called to DeBusk, on account
of the serious illness, and subsequent death of their aged fater,
Dr. Tea Bowman. Dr. Bowman, who was undoubtedly, Dickenson County's
oldest citizen, was ninety-three years of age, and settled on
the farm where he died, some forty-five years ago. Granville
White, Foy McMillian, Jessee McMillaan, O. T. Austin and many
others from Trammel attended the burial of Dr. Tea Bowman, on
Bear Ridge, urday. (typo errors left in as written) I have FTM
5.0, and have had absolutely no luck with the Bowman line. One
family member thinks Tea's wife was named Mary ?. My grandmother
Emmaline Bowman was born April 21, 1881 in Washington Co., Va.
d. 11-30- 1964. She married Nathan Ballard Austin 12-08-1898
at Nora, Dickenson, Co., Va. Nathan Ballard Austin was born 2-07-1880
in Russel Co., Va. His father was Elijah Austin b. about 1835
in Floyd. Co., Va. d. between 1910-1926 in Buchanan Co., Va.
or Dickenson Co., Va. I have had much better luck with the Austin
line. If anyone has any suggestions, or if we can share info.,
please let me know. Kathryn Austin e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- FULLEN, KAYLOR
posted by Kathy J. Wright on Monday,
February 8, 1999
- My gggrandfather, Hiram FULLEN, was born in Washington Co.
Va., about 1791. He married Rebecca KAYLOR. They had John, Joel,Jane,
and Jemima. Joel Kaylor FULLEN was my ggrandfather and was born
July 16, 1843 also in Washington Co..I am seeking the parents
of both Hiram FULLEN and Rebecca KAYLOR. Any help would be appreciated.Also
would like to find some cousins!!
- GOODMAN, MOTTERN
posted by Hugh Mottern on Thursday,
February 11, 1999
- I am looking for the burial site of Susan Mottern GOODMAN,
wife of Isaac GOODMAN. She was born about 1815. They were living
in Goodson Township, Washington County in 1880. Any help would
- COLLINS, PHIPPS
posted by Steve Collins on Friday,
February 12, 1999
- Researching gfather, Stephen COLLINS, born 4/8/1871 to William
COLLINS and Kate PHIPPS in Bristol, VA.
- BRANSON, GEER,
STROUP posted by David
A. Grubb on Saturday, February 13, 1999
- Seeking information on the family of Henry L. Branson who
lived in Washington County, VA near Saltville. Henry L. Branson
b. mid-1800's (location unknown) m. Aline Henegar/Henager/Hengar.
The only child I know of was Benjamin Franklin Branson b. 1875
in Saltville, VA m. Elizabeth Ann Geer b. March 10, 1873 in Saltville,
VA, daughter of Thomas Geer and Nancy Hayden. Benjamin and Elizabeth
moved to McDowell County, WV in abt. 1907. Any information appreciated.
- DOUGLAS posted by Josiah
Douglas on Monday, February 15, 1999
- Thomas Douglas lived in Washington Co. Va. on the South Fork
of the Holston River from 1784 until 1809. We have information
will share to anyone related. His brother James lived in nearby
Wythe co. on the headwaters of Cripple Creek.
- SHELBY, ZIMMERLY
posted by DeAnna Lay on Monday, February
- Looking for information on the families of Samuel Shelby
b ca 1777 and Susanna Zimmerly b ca 1781. Susanna's parents were
Jacob and Eve Zimmerly of Washington Co., VA. Samuel and Susanna
were settled in Claiborne Co TN by 1830. The Shelby family and
Zimmerly family are believed to have been living next door to
one another in Washington Co., Virginia. Thanks
- EDMONDSON, MCCALL
posted by John A. McCall on Monday,
February 15, 1999
- Seek marriage date for John MCCALL to Rebecca EDMONDSON in
Washington Co. He was born about 1829 and she was born 1835.
Will exchange further information on this family upon response
to this query.
- DAVENPORT, PHELPS
posted by Sandra Ros on Wednesday,
February 17, 1999
- Looking for information re: Beverly Floyd Davenport born
appoximately 1876 in Washington County, Va. possibly around the
Greendale area. Mother's name possibly Rebecca. Married Nancy
Arizona PHELPS from Virginia. Any information will be appreciated.
- BRADSHAW, COLLEY
posted by Jane Swan on Friday, February
- My grandmother and her brother were placed in an orphanage
in St. Louis ca. 1910. Their parents were listed as Frank COLLEY
and Elizabeth BRADSHAW, residents of Louisville, KY. Originally
from Abingdon, VA and possibly married in that city. What a joy
in our hearts if you could give us a link to one or both of these
ancestors, who for unknown reasons or courage, gave up their
two children to an institution. I appreciate all replies. Thanks
- GOLD posted by Mary
Morris on Saturday, February 20, 1999
- Looking for wife & daughter of William Wood GOLD (c.1900)
whose wife was living in Abington, VA c1905 when he was involved
in a murder in Honduras. The son of General Imboden was shot
& Gold wounded. Daughter's name might be Margaret, and she may
have later married a Mr. BAUM, as a Margaret BAUM is buried in
the Gold lot in Winchester. WW Gold drops out of sight after
May 1905. Any info helpful.
- CARTER posted by William
D. Carter on Wednesday, February 24, 1999
- I am looking for the parents of Reese Carter. Reese Carter
was born in 1828. He is listed in the Smyth Co. Census of 1850
along with His wife Susan (Hunnel) Carter and son Abraham. I
have learned that Washington Co. is a parent of Smith Co. and,
that Carters lived ther during that time. Reese Carter is my
gg grandfather. Thank you in advance for any time you may spend
on My query
- TGOMERY posted by Ed
Tgomery on Wednesday, February 24, 1999
- I Plan to be in Washington County In April To research my
tgomery Family. As I will only have a few days, I would like
to know if there are any Professional researchers in the area
that I could use to help me. I am researching William F tgomery,
James L tgomery, Thomas P tgomery. Thanks Ed.
- BEATTIE, GILMORE,
LOGAN posted by Freda
Strampe on Wednesday, February 24, 1999
- Sarah Beattie b. 1758, daughter of John Beattie who died
1790 in Washington County, married 1. James Gilmore; Sarah married
2. James Logan. Would like any information on James Gilmore.
Did Sarah Beattie Gilmore Logan have a son, James Gilmore who
married Jennie Tinsley in Lincoln Co., KY?
- MCELWEE posted by Freda
Strampe on Wednesday, February 24, 1999
- James McElwee married Agnes (Nancy) Johnson 1781 in Washington.
He served in the Revolution under Dysart from Washington Co.
and operated an "ordinary" in his home. (1782 Washington
Co. court orders). Would like any information on James McElwee.
Will be happy to exchange.
- HOPE, KINZEL,
WIDENER posted by Richard
M Wright on Thursday, February 25, 1999
- Seeking info on Edward Preston Kinzel, in Abdington, Washington
Co VA, late 1800'early 1900's. daug Sadie mar Charles P Hope
jr, daug Bess Neal mar
- LANE, RUTHERFORD
posted by Teresa Strock on Thursday,
February 25, 1999
- Looking for information on Randolph Rutherford b. 1815 d.
1887. Married 1st Nancy ? 2nd Martha Lane. Had children and grandchildren
living in Washington Co.
- HARDWICK posted by Carolyn
Gipson on Friday, February 26, 1999
- I am searching for information on William Grant Hardwick
of Washington Co., Va. His father was a soldier during the Civil
War and married a Hargis woman. He stated that his place of residence
was in Ky. Any info on Wm. G. Hardwick who was married twice.
The second marriage was possibly to a Rector woman.
- DEADMORE posted by Lesley
Hager on Saturday, February 27, 1999
- James DEADMORE, James was mayor of Abington buried in Sinking
Springs Cem.A street is named after him in Abingdon. served in
the 5o&63 infantry out of Abingdon/DEADMORE, Martha Bruce buried
in Sinking Springs Cem. Married to former mayor James Deadmore/DEADMORE,
David born in Abingdon 1 25, 1860
- CAMPBELL posted by Mary
Campbell-Fox on Sunday, February 28, 1999
- My 4th greatgrandfather, Archibald Campbell (1774-1848) inherited
his father's (Colin Campbell's) place known as Newt White place
in Washington Co, Va. It was or is also known as Jordan's Springs
or Chip Ridge. Colin Campbell is supposed to be buried in Hawk's
(possibly Hank's) field in Washington Co., Va. Does anyone have
any information on these places or these people? Thank you Mary
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