Posted Queries for February 2000



CANADY, LEWIS, PRATER, WILLS posted by Mandy Colgan on Tuesday, February 1, 2000

I am looking for the parents of Squire 1806-?, Mahala ?-1871, Harmon 1822-1900, Nellie Lewis ?. I believe they were siblings They were born in VA. Unknown if they were from Washington Co. Squire Lewis and his wife Katherine Sullivan went to Floyd Co. KY and settled on Daniel's Creek @1840, Harmon and his wife Dorcus Prater moved to Morgan Co. KY and settled on Caney Creek @1845. Mahala Lewis married a Tandy Richard Stratton. There are several other Lewises in Floyd Co. KY on Daniels Creek and Ivy Creek named John, Delilah, and Thomas. I have not linked these Lewises as of Yet. I am currently looking at the family of William Lewis died 1784 in Washington Co. VA as possible ancestors of these folks.

 

CANADY, LEWIS, PRATER, WILLS posted by Mandy Colgan on Tuesday, February 1, 2000

I am looking for decendents of Griffith Lewis. Griffith died 1806 in Lee Co. VA. He owned property and was taxed in Washington Co. VA 1782-85 following years are missing. Married to Mary Brown undated. Griffith's father was William Lewis of Washington Co. VA and was named in his will in 1785. Griffith named two sons in his will in 1806 names Thomas and and William. I would like information about these two sons if it is anywhere to be found.

 

KILGORE posted by Josephine Dever on Thursday, February 3, 2000

Looking for parents of Easter Kilgore, born about 1750 in Washington County. Thanks

 

ALLEN, GREGORY, MACGREGOR, ROBBINS posted by Verneal Maze on Thursday, February 3, 2000

I am searching for Edward Gregory{ or MacGregor]Born:1756/58 in Virginia. He went to Kentucky with four sons about 1803. Father may have been William Gregory,B:1731,M:to Experience Robbins.William Father,John{Magriggo}Gregory.M:to Frances Allen

 

MCDANEIL, SAFERITE posted by Paul Schonstrom on Friday, February 4, 2000

I need information pertaining to Alfred J.R. McDaniel, reportedly born 15 Aug 1861, Abington, Washington Co, VA. He came west to Kansas, married Etta Brilla Saferite 3 Sep 1883. Children: Harry Lee, Stella Sarah, Cora Maud, Jennie Etta and Joseph Charles.

 

GARRETT, VEST posted by Michael L. Allison on Tuesday, February 8, 2000

John David Garrett md. Isabelle Vest. The 1910 Census lists John D. Garrett with his wife and children: Myrtle, Ornie, Annie, and Burhl. I can find no information prior to or after 1910. I cannot find birth, parental, or death information. Where can I go?

 

MORELL posted by Brian Morell on Saturday, February 12, 2000

I've traced my family back to Elizabeth Morell. She is listed in the 1800-1810 census as living in Washington Co, VA. Looking for additional information about her and the Morell family.

 

AVANT, AVENT, BAKER, CALDWELL, COLWELL, POSTLEWAITE, SETON, SIZEMORE, STEIN posted by Larry E. Baker on Sunday, February 13, 2000

We are calling on all "BAKER-Kin" for some much needed help. We have traced our Baker-line back to an Elijah Baker, b. (between) 1786 - 1796. He married "UNKNOWN". He had these KNOWN children: Bill Baker Samuel B. Baker, b. Abt. 1810 Isaac Baker (our line) b. (between) 1812 - 1818 d. Aft 1885 in Powell Co., KY, and m. Jane STEIN Elijah "Reverend Eli" Baker, II b. Abt. 1823, m. Margaret Patsy COLWELL/CALDWELL We know for sure they had some connections to Grayson Co., VA. "Oral Family History" says that our BAKERs owned the land where Roanoke, VA presently sits. Issaac, Elijah, and Bill (William) were VERY COMMON, VERY REPETITIVE names used in our BAKER family. It's possible that our Elijah BAKER could be the Elijah Baker, b. 5/9/1789, son of Rev. Andrew and Elizabeth (AVANT/AVENT) BAKER. Rev Andrew BAKER had other children and grandchildren who settled in the areas of Hawkins AND Hancock Co's., TN ANOTHER possibility for our Elijah is that he is the son of Isaac BAKER, b. 1757 in VA or NC and Hannah HOUSTON (they m. 1780) After Isaac and Hannah married they eventually settled in the Greene Co., TN area. We've also found an Elijah BAKER who m. a Jane SETON on 11/30/1819 in Roane Co., TN Many of the Virginia / North Carolina BAKER families settled in the Eastern-KY counties of Clay, Perry and Breathitt, but our Isaac BAKER (b. 1812-1818) eventually settled his family in the Estill/Powell Co., KY area. Many researchers have tried connecting the many "Appalachian-BAKER-families" with VA/NC locations, however we are trying to get our family straight. In our rather-large file, we currently have: 14 Elijah BAKER's, 16 Isaac BAKER's, and 26 William/Bill BAKER's As an outside chance, does anybody know of any connection of these BAKERs being linked to either the SIZEMORE or McCLURE families. We have a rather-large file on John Renta BAKER's family as well as old notes on "immigrant" Andy BAKER, b. 1604. Also, has anyone connected these BAKERs with the Isaac BAKER who "co-settled" Bristol VA/TN with Col. Evan Shelby? This Isaac m. Jane POSTLEWAITE (sp?) And one final question, has anyone traced the Ancestors of the Isaac BAKER who was at Boonesboro? VERY ANXIOUS ON A REPLY, Larry and Brandan BAKER lebaker@ctlnet.com 610 E. Hill St. Garrett, IN 46738

 

COLLINS posted by Henry J. Collins, Jr. on Monday, February 14, 2000

Looking for information about George W. Collins who lived in the Benhams area of Washington County Va. who married Dicy Catherine Leonard.Children were Ollie,Martha,Henry J.,Edward,Dorce,and Harriet.Any history concerning these folks would be greatly appreciated.

 

CLAY, HAMMONS, RIFFEY posted by Hazel Riffey Bennett on Monday, February 14, 2000

Sarah Clay Riffey, widow of John Riffey, moved from Roanoke Co. to Washington Co. about 1850-1860. Sons George Washington, David Robinson, and William Madison all married Hammon sisters. Daughter Sarah, born about 1844, married whom? David Robinson is my ancestor. Have info on George Washington. What happened to William Madison?

 

CRAWFORD, KILPATRICK, KIRKPATRICK posted by Joanne A. Smith Mello on Wednesday, February 16, 2000

Does anyone have information on Andrew KIRKPATRICK who married Jane CRAWFORD in 1798 in Abingdon, VA (according to Summers' Annals of SW VA)? Would like to know if they settled in Washington County after their marriage. Any info on this couple and family is appreciated. Thanks.

 

BERRYHILL, BITTLE, BLEDSOE, CRABTREE, DRAKE, HUNSUCKER, LANE-LAND posted by Flo on Thursday, February 17, 2000

I am looking for David Bittle b. abt 1780 and his wife Mary Hunsucker b. abt 1790. They were said to be in this County and had a child in Washington Co.,Va. However they did end up in Jackson Co.,Mo I have hit a brick wall and would like any information. Thanks Flo

 

PEARCE, PIERCY posted by Gary Piercy on Thursday, February 17, 2000

Any information on Piercy listed in 1820 Washington County, VA Census page 226.

 

FIELDS posted by Carol Mancuso on Thursday, February 17, 2000

I am looking for infomation on the FIELDS family of Abingdon, Washington County, VA. William Fields was born 1811. He is listed in the 1860 census with Eleanor or Ellen and their children. The 1860 census also lists a Major and Sara Fields. Major was 75 and Sara was 60 at the time of this census. I don't know if there is a relationship between Major Fields and William Fields. Any information at all would be appreciated. Carol,

 

COMBS posted by M.D. Britt on Friday, February 18, 2000

Thomas Combs born in Abbeyville, VA, Washington County in 1770. Married Deborah ???unknown. Moved to Kentucky. Can be found in Barren County and lastly in Allen County, KY. Died in Allen County, KY 1862. His children included Elijah, Zurr, Samuel, James, Sarah, Andrew, Deborah, Elizabeth, Jane, Martha, William, Robert. Any information would be helpful.

 

LEONARD posted by Z.T. Leonard, Jr. on Saturday, February 19, 2000

LEONARD, Deaton. Still looking for children, if any, of Alexander Leonard of Washington County, Va. who married Josephine (Josie) E. Deaton of Washington County, Va., on June 7, 1881, in Sullivan County, Tenn.

 

MANN, MARTIN posted by Anna on Tuesday, February 22, 2000

Looking for marriage record for Delmar E. Mann & Marie C. Martin in Washington Co., possibly near Scott Co. border, between 1938-1945. Any info appreciated

 

BABBARY, FINNEY, THOMAS posted by Bob & Kathy Thomas on Friday, February 25, 2000

Seeking information for David Thomas born about 1815 or his son Wesley David Thomas born about 1841 Washington County, Virginia.

 

NYE, PRICE, WERT, WIRT, WIRTH, ZIEGEL posted by Jonathan Wert on Friday, February 25, 2000

I would like to exchange information with anyone research a Johann Adam WIRTH/WIRT b. 1755 in Lebanon, PA; he married about 1783 to Elizabeth Priess/Price, Nye, widow of John Philip Nye 1750-1783, and John Philip Nye had a son John Peter Nye b.27Sep1775 who lived in Wythville, VA. Where are Johann Adam Wirth and Elizabeth Price, Nye, Wirth buried?

 

DELP, HALL, SHULER posted by Vicki Hall Davis on Saturday, February 26, 2000

Hall, Shuler, Delp....My ggggrandfather was Hiram Hall m to Katy Shuler then to Lucinda (Lucy) Delp i have reason to believe that Lucinda was from Washington County Va..any info pleae mail me...Also any one on any info on Richard "Dickey" Hall married to Charity Myers..when Dickey died he left the family farm to Elijah and his wife Lucinda (Funk) dtr of Rev. Peter Funk...e-mail with any info...PLEASE Vicki (Hall) Davis

 

CAMPBELL, PRICE posted by Doris Peters on Sunday, February 27, 2000

I am looking for information about Elisha Price, born about 1820. Had a son James Harrison Campbell. James' mother was Nancy C. Campbell, daughter or Robert M. Campbell.

 

GOBBLE, TODD posted by Sherry Scotton on Sunday, February 27, 2000

Looking for parents/birth date/death date and any other info on Mary Elizabeth Todd married Samuel Gobble 11 Aug 1842 in Washington Co, VA. Children were Abraham, David, Sam, Martin, Charles, Katherine, Margaret and John Gobble.

 

MUSICK, WILSON posted by Pete Peters on Monday, February 28, 2000

Looking for information on Ralph Musick and his wife Lillian Wilson. Ralph is supposedly descended through Solomon and Henry Musick (Russell County) and Lillian descended through John Patton Wilson. Her Brother was supposedly a Lawyer in Lebonon, TN. Ralph and Lilian lived in Bristol. Any help would be greatly appreciated.


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