Posted Queries for July 1999



BARKER, HOUSER posted by Judy A. Houser on Thursday, July 1, 1999

Flander M BARKER (BORN 1847)and Augusta Voight BARKER. He was from Washington County or Scott County border.. VA... She was from Texas Bastrop County. They moved back to Texas in 1903... had several children Susan 09/1881--Milburn F BARKER 03/1889 -- Amanda BARKER---06/1895--- Melvia BARKER HOUSER 02/04/1874---06/10/1903.. looking for any relatives of above. Also a Solomon L. BARKER "Sol" 10/24/1845 to 9-21-1907.. Polly BARKER wife of James died 3-7-1859

 

HOUSER posted by Judy A. Houser on Thursday, July 1, 1999

HOUSER...Washington County and Scott County..line expecially related to a Sallie HOUSER born Nov, 12 1839- died feb 19, 1914.....any of her brothers, sister line or her children line.. Sallie had 6 children one was a Clayburn HOUSER. Also Alvin HOUSER..

 

HAWK, MYERS posted by Mary Lou Wardlaw on Thursday, July 1, 1999

ANDREW HAWK b ca.1768 m 26 Sep 1799 Aug.Co VA MARY MOYERS/MEYERS (d/Christophel Moiers) and died 1854 7 miles NW of Abingdon, Wash.Co VA. He is listed on 1850 Census Wash.Co No. 1743, age 82, farmer with Sarah 49, Mary 44, Rhoda 30. Any information sincerely appreciated.

 

COLLINGS, COLLINS, HOLT, PIPPIN posted by Lisa Altizer on Saturday, July 3, 1999

Looking for information on James H. and Barbara E. Holt, living in Washinton Co., in 1880, according to the marriage license of their daughter, Susan E. Holt. Susan married Clark E. Pippin, son of Joseph Pippin and Elizabeth Collins (Collings), also of Washington Co., in Feb. 1880. Have found info on the Pippin line, but nothing on the Holts. Any help greatly appreciated. Thank you, Lisa Altizer

 

TOLBERT posted by Tammy Tolbert Hudson on Sunday, July 4, 1999

I am trying to find a connection from Tolbert's in Washington County to Tolbert's in Floyd County Virginia. I have a copy of a will of Josiah TOLBERT who's spouse was Bersheba. He only mentions his wife and 2 grandchildren one being a Josiah Tolbert and the other his sister Jane Tolbert, both of these being the children of Leonard Tolbert. Can anyone give me any information about this family? The will was actually recorded in Randolph Co. N.C. may 1855. It was written on Jan.20,1854. Thanks, Tammy Tolbert Hudson

 

DAVIS, JONES posted by Pam Henderson on Tuesday, July 6, 1999

Does the name Hezekiah DAVIS of Washington Co. ring a bell for anyone? He was married to a Milley DAVIS and had a daughter named Milley too. He wrote a book on the Davis's. Daughter Milley was married to Peter Paul JONES b. 1813. Any info is appreciated.

 

BREWER, STEPHENS posted by Sharon Cheney on Thursday, July 8, 1999

Looking for information on Allen Radford STEPHENS family, wife Sarah BREWER. Last 5 children born in Washington county. Elizabeth born 1875, Minnie Byrd born 1876, Columbus born 1877, Fred born 1881 and Nellie born 1883. They family moved to Oregon by 1896. Older children are William born 1866 in Tenn, George born 1871 and Mollie born 1873. The last two could of been born in Virginia.

 

ALLSUP, HYDEN posted by Deborah Thompson Clarkston on Saturday, July 10, 1999

Interested in information on Lucy Allsup and her family. She is supposed to have married Richard Hyden (b. 1760-1765) in Washington Co VA on Sept 8 1791. Willing to share what I have on the Hyden Family.

 

BRYANT posted by lee bryant on Sunday, July 11, 1999

Is James Bryant b.1798? the son of Abner Bryant b. 08-31-1777 in VA. Abner was married in Washington Cty. VA.

 

TRIMBLE posted by Scott Trimble on Sunday, July 11, 1999

I am interested in all information I can get on the surname of Trimble. Also information on Alexander Trimble, born 1823 in Washington County, VA. and died 02/09/1889 in Barton County, MO. Any help is appreciated.

 

LEONARD, STATZER, TILLISON posted by Joanna Smith on Monday, July 12, 1999

Looking for information on the ancestry of William Tillison b. 1804/1805 in Washington co., Va. and his wife Elizabeth Statzer b. 1814 in Washington co., Va. They were married in Washington co. in 1835. Their daughter, Catherine "Kate" Tillison married Peter H. Leonard of Washington co. in 1857. Any information appreciated.

 

GRIFFIN, LEONARD posted by Joanna Smith on Monday, July 12, 1999

Looking for information about Jesse E. Griffin of Washington co., Va. His wife was Sarah (last name unknown.) Their daughter, Eliza Rebecca Griffin married James Adam Leonard of Washington co. in 1886. Any information greatly appreciated.

 

MOORE, MUMPOWER posted by Joanna Smith on Monday, July 12, 1999

Looking for information on John Moore of Washington co., Va. His wife was Catherine (last name unknown.) Their daughter Mary Ann married Joseph Mumpower in Washington co. in 1869. Any information greatly appreciated.

 

COLLINS, COUNTISS, CUNNINGHAM, MUSICK posted by Nancy Sparks Morrison on Tuesday, July 13, 1999

I am searching for any information on my 3rdggrandfather, Will Collins whom I believe to be of Melungeon descent and who may have been in Washington Co., VA at one time. Here is all the info that I have on this family: Descendants of Will Collins 1 Will Collins b: in , , Virginia d: 1848-1850? .. +Maca - Macha Cunningham b: Abt 1826 in , , Virginia Father: William Cunningham, Jr. Mother: Rachel Ann Elizabeth Countiss .. 2 Mary Collins b: Abt 1843 in the area now Wise Co. Virginia, but may have been Washington Co., VA d: June 03, 1915 in , Johmson Co. ,Kentucky ...... +[1] Abraham Musick b: Abt 1836 in , , Virginia d: Bef May 15, 1914 in , , Kentucky m: Not Married Father: James C. Musick Mother: Mariah Shell .. 2 Rachel Collins b: January 01, 1844 in Ky orRusell Co., VA d: May 15, 1914 ...... +[1] Abraham Musick b: Abt 1836 in , , Virginia d: Bef May 15, 1914 in , , Kentucky m: July 03, 1857 in Johnson Co.,Ky. Father: James C. Musick Mother: Mariah Shell .. 2 Charles Collins b: Abt 1848 .. 2 Christopher Collins b: Abt 1850 Mary Collins and Abraham Musick were my 2nd gggrndprts. I have a lot of info on the Musicks which I am willing to share and some on the Cunningham family. ANY help appreciated. Nancy S http://www.awod.com/gallery/rwav/sparky From the index, click on Nancy's Corner and my picture pops up. Scroll down the page for a full surname list.

 

CLARK, HENDERSON, MARKLAND posted by Don Clark on Wednesday, July 14, 1999

CLARK/MARKLAND/HENDERSON: A Will for Lydia MARKLAND was proven in Washington County, VA, on 17 January 1815. It that will Lydia MARKLAND named as heirs her son Joseph Clark, dau Elander/Elender CLARK (wife of William Henderson) and Grandson Joshua Clark. Who was the Clark that Lydia Markland was previously married to?

 

ROBERTS, WARREN posted by Barbara Norvell on Saturday, July 17, 1999

Am looking for info on Margaret ROBERTS born 1855 in Washington County. Parents may have been James and Sarah Roberts. She married Spencer White WARREN in 1874. She is one of my brick walls. Spencer and Margaret were my great grand parents.

 

BOOHER, FLEENOR posted by Glenn Green on Saturday, July 17, 1999

Seeking info on William Major Booher Bn. 7-7-1896 Bristol, Washington Co., Va. Married to Martha Isabelle Fleenor also of Washington Co. One sibling I know of Mary Scotty Booher bn. April 26, 1910 Washinton Co.

 

BLANKENSHIP, KELSAY, TAYLOR posted by Jackie Taylor Zortman on Saturday, July 17, 1999

Interested in the TAYLOR families of Washington Co, VA prior to 1840. Am specifically lookings for the parents of Joshua Taylor b. 1800 in VA. He lived in Bledsoe Co, TN until 1859, then Wayne Co, KY and into Casey/Marion/Taylor counties in KY by 1862. Married Sarah Kelsay and had Lewis, Alexander L., Mary Ann "Polly", Margarett, Elizabeth Jane, James David, Thomas, William C. and Henry Clay. Second wife Amanda Blankenship - children Ike and Martha. He may descend from a John Taylor of Washington Co, VA or a Robert J. Taylor.

 

WADDLE posted by Robert D. King on Saturday, July 17, 1999

I am looking for my Waddle ancestors. Malinda Waddle daughter of William Waddle Sr. b. 1793 Washington Co. VA. and Sally Waddle b. 1795 Garrard County, KY William was son of Peter Waddle b. 1766 Washington County, VA. and Melinda b. 1771 VA. Sally was daughter of Henry Waddle Sr. b. 1762 Washington County,VA.and Jane Welsh b. 1765 Madison County, KY. Any information on the above individuals would be greatly appreciated.

 

CUMMINGHAM, KINCANNON, PORTERFIELD posted by Annette Hill on Monday, July 19, 1999

Searching for father/son proof of relationship bet. John Porterfield (1724-1786)and son John Porterfield (1751-1832). Both lived in Washington Co., VA as census indicates. Father was Rev. War soldier, 1st wife unknown, 2nd wife Sarah Cunningham. Son John married Elizabeth Kincannon ca. 1784. Father returned to PA; son John stayed in Abingdon/Glade Spring area.

 

MONTGOMERY posted by Bob Picklesimer on Monday, July 19, 1999

My Montgomery ancestors served in the Rev. War at Moores Fort, Washington Co. Va. Is this Fort's location known ?

 

MCCORMICK, SNAPP posted by Robert Grant on Friday, July 23, 1999

Trying to find links to my GGF Charles C. MCCORMICK born in VA lived in Wash Co "Ned Glade Springs" 1864 married Blanche SNAPP listed 14 children born in Wash Co VA Margaret, Mary, Virginia,Ruth,Sarah,Gertrude, John,Charles, Joe,Roger,Phillip, Mack, and Garnett Fleet(my GF)born 1884 in Glade Springs, VA

 

BRYANT, CAMPBELL, GABBARD, LITTLE, MINK, MINTON, NAPIER, PRESTON, WATKINS posted by Cheryl Ryan on Saturday, July 24, 1999

PhD needs medical/physical genetic info for book. Believe to have maternal ancestors who were Cherokee and lived in Washington County in the late 1700s, then migrated to Wolfe Co., Ky. I am new at computer and geneology research, so would appreciate any e-mail sites that are FREE! Thanks!

 

BRIDGEMAN, RICHARDS, SUSAN posted by Bob Shell on Sunday, July 25, 1999

MATTISON BRIDGEMAN married SUSAN RICHARDS in Carter Co. Tn...1868..moved to Washington Co. Va,,..MATTISON B-Ca-1848..SUSAN B-CA-1849 in Carter Co. Tn...Need parents of MATTISON..Have several possibles, but need help...will share..Thanks...B. Shell.

 

BOND, HOLLAND posted by LaVerne on Sunday, July 25, 1999

Looking for information on the Edward Bond and William Bond who settled in 1770's on Beaver Creek in Washington Co. Believe they may be related to the Thomas Holland who also registered land on Beaver Creek. William Bond and wife Frances sold their land in 1790's and moved to KY Trying to find out what happened to Edward Bond - in 1777 he was accused (and acquited) of killing his neighbor Thomas Jones. He appears in several other court records in Washington Co.

 

CABBLE, MCCLELLAN, MCFARLAND, SPARKS posted by Jay Wondolowski on Tuesday, July 27, 1999

Looking for parents of Rev. Samuel McClelland Spark, b. July 1, 1808, Abingdan, Washington Co., VA. Married Eliza Cabble McFarland of Washington Co., PA. Samuel died Feb 24, 1874 Jonesboro TN. Only other clues to his parents are: RH Sparks b. May 7, 1777, died July 15, 1855 & LL Sparks b. Feb 1, 1789. Not sure just who these are, but were on the Bible page with Samuel.

 

LLOYD, LOYD, RYAN posted by Brenda Lloyd on Tuesday, July 27, 1999

Searching for relatives of Walter Preston Loyd and his wife Nancy (Nannie) Tipton Ryan Loyd, I beleive they are buried at once was known as Mount Carmel,Meadowview.Had 9-10 children Daniel Hickman,Thomas Cleveland,Samuel Preston,George Adams,William (Billy) J., Cora Lee, Fannie Tipton,Mattie Jane, Rose and possibly Barnett. I would appreciate any info on the Loyd/Lloyd family and their families. Thanks in advance. Brenda

 

CINALIA, GEORGE, JESSIE, JIM, PRICE, SARAH, SCOTT, WILLIAM posted by Vicki Perrin on Wednesday, July 28, 1999

Need b-date on James Price ,hi Daughter's name is Sarah Price Scott. James settle the Little town Holstien, which now is Abington. He had a Mill a post office and was said to be almost 8 feet tall,wearing a 16 1/2 shoe. Clueless any info would be helpful

 

SCYPHERS posted by Tammy Hawkins on Thursday, July 29, 1999

I am tring to find information on GGGF Aaron SCYPHERS father of William SCYPHERS. William married Maude (born 1886 died 1967. William and Maude's children were Bonnie, Ruby, Margaret, Daisy, Sterling, Warren and Erner. They lived in Washington County (Brumley Gap) Thanks! ! !

 

SCYPHERS posted by Tammy Hawkins on Thursday, July 29, 1999

I am tring to find information on GGGF Aaron SCYPHERS father of William SCYPHERS. William married Maude (born 1886 died 1967. William and Maude's children were Bonnie, Ruby, Margaret, Daisy, Sterling, Warren and Erner. Thanks! ! !

 

SCYPHERS posted by Tammy Hawkins on Thursday, July 29, 1999

I am tring to find information on GGGF Aaron SCYPHERS father of William SCYPHERS. William married Maude (born 1886 died 1967. William and Maude's children were Bonnie, Ruby, Margaret, Daisy, Sterling, Warren and Erner. Thanks! ! !

 

CREASONG, WOLFE posted by Tammy Hawkins on Thursday, July 29, 1999

I am trying to find information on George Washington WOLFE born 1870 died 1927 and Susan Elizabeth CREASONG born 1873 died 1950. Their children included Walter, Nannie and Lizzie (twins), Emory and Robert. They lived in Washington County.

 

COX posted by Bill Childress on Thursday, July 29, 1999

I am seeking the ancestors of my Great Grandfather James Franklin Cox. He lived in Washington County in the 1930s and 1940s. He may have migrated from Russell County. He had children named Lilburn b. 1887, William Harrison b. 1888, Oliver,Taylor, George, Minnie, Annie, Altie and Ethel. Anny assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Bill Childress

 

BELLAMY, POTTER posted by Pam Potter on Friday, July 30, 1999

Soloman POTTER 1610 Washington County Va. census. with 2 males >10yrs.1 female 10-16 yrs. 1 male 2 females 16-26 yrs.1 male 1 female 26-45 A Solomon Potter wittness marriage bond of Joel Lee Potter and Mary BELLAMY Scott Co Va,

 

GILLENWATER, HAMILTON posted by Carl W. Ethridge on Friday, July 30, 1999

Looking for marriage of Thomas Gillenwater to Nancy Hamilton about 1830. They later moved to Barbour County AL.

 

BRANSON, SMITH posted by Prentice Smith on Saturday, July 31, 1999

Thomas Jefferson Smith came from Mass, to Washington Co. and married Jane L.? Branson of Abingdon-set up a wool cadrding mill that failed-They moved to Rosedale where he founded and was Pres. of Jefferson Academy. 10 kids were born tween 1828 and 1844. 7 bros. served confed forces. If this connects anyway I have a lot more. Jane Branson should have been born in 1810 as she died at age 61 on 9/19/1871 -

 

SIMMONS posted by George Simmons on Saturday, July 31, 1999

I am looking for information on John Simmons who owned 400 acres of land on the South Side of the North Fork of the Holston River near Cedar Creek, c.1783.

 

DUFF, EAKIN, MAGILL, MONTGOMERY, ORR, SCOTT, SNODGRASS, SPADDEN, STEPHENS posted by Lee Eakin on Saturday, July 31, 1999

Wm. C. and Samuel EAKIN (Bros?)- William b. PA, married Unknown SNODGRASS in Berkeley Co., VA, fought in Rev War d.in WA Co.,VA Ca.1831-34. Children:Mary m.John ORR, Thomas m.Margaret(Peggy)ORR, Elizabeth m.John SCOTT,Catharine m.Tobias SMYTH, Jane (Jenny) m.(1) Moses MC SPADDEN Jr.,(2)Thomas MONTGOMERY, Sarah m. David B. DUFF, Ann m. Abraham SNODGRASS, and don't know if/who John and Milley married. Samuel married Unknown Wilson, fought in Rev War, d.Abingdon, WA Co., VA after 1788. Children: James, Joseph m. Elizabeth STEPHENS, Mary m. James MAGILL, 6 June 1800 in WA Co., VA, and possibly a Samuel, d. ca 1805, who married Sarah Unknown, d.ca 1811,leaving the following orphans: William, Sally, Samuel, Joseph,and Eleanor. Will happily share info.

 

MILLER, SAWYER, SAWYERS, SAYRES, STODDARD posted by ksmcoach on Saturday, July 31, 1999

Looking for information on the marriages of Lewis Sawyers to Martha Stoddard in 1827 in Washington Co. VA and the marriage of Presty (Pristy) Sawyers to John Miller in 1806 in Washington Co. VA. Wondering if Lewis Sawyers may have been from SC and eventually moved to Fayette Co. KY and changed spelling of name to Sayres. Could these two Sawyers be related to my 3g grandfather, Hartwell Sawyer, b. 1779, who lived in Sullivan Co. TN and Washington Co. VA until his death in the 1850's.

 

SAULS, SAWYER, SAWYERS posted by Kevin S. Miller on Saturday, July 31, 1999

Looking for info on a Mary Sawyers who married John Sauls in 1877, probably in Sullivan Co. TN. she may have been a granddaughter of Hartwell Sawyer, b. 1779, of Washington Co. VA and Sullivan Co. TN.

 

SAWYER, SAWYERS posted by Kevin S. Miller on Saturday, July 31, 1999

Looking for information on Catherine Sawyers, b. 1865, d. 1931. Marriage unknown, she lived in Sullivan Co. TN and Washington Co. VA. She is buried in the New Bethel Cemetery, Piney Flats in Sullivan Co. TN. Wondering if she might be a granddaughter of Hartwell Sawyer, b. 1779, who lived in Sullivan Co. TN and Washington Co. VA.


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