Lockhart Tue Dec 1716:33:30 1996
am looking for any information on my gr-gr-grandmother Mary [aka Lina]E.
CHISHOLM (bSep 1865, MD) who married Thomas E. SHILLINGBURG,(bApr1860,
WV) married 11 Jul 1883. Mary's parents were Alexander Chisholm,b1840,
married to Nancy Emma Biggs (b1844, Ryans Glade, MD) on 18 Nov1862. According
to family stories, Mary is part Indian, and her mother Nancy Emma Biggs
was likely full-blooded Indian, possibly Shawnee or Cherokee. I would like
very much to confirm our family story of Indianblood. Of course, I will
be happy to share any information I have. Mary's brothers and sisters were:
Melroy, b.1863, Alexander M, b1864, Augustus, b1867, Elizabeth, b1869,
Helen, b1873, Lucretia, b1875, and William A.,b1880.
Crose Tue Dec 1719:30:57 1996
for parents/siblings of Christian Crose and his wife Barbara?.They lived
on Paterson Creek, Hampshire Co, later Hardy Co., now Grant Co. Wv. Also
looking for Stephen Ross sibling/parents lived in same areaas Christian
Crose and married Elizabeth Crose dau of Christian Crose. Any info appreciated
Moore Sun Dec 1517:28:07 1996
Great, Great, Grandfather " Philip MOORE " died in Petersburgin 1862, while
serving with the union forces in the Civil War. Does anyone know if there
is a Civil War cemetery in or near Petersburg?
M. Foreman Sun Dec 1 18:45:37 1996
am searching the EVANS Family that settled at Greenland Gapcirca 1800,
although this area was then in Hardy County. First settler was Benjamin
Evans who married Priscilla Bosley. They had a son Abraham and perhaps
a son Jacob and a son Edward (Ned), although not evidence as to Jacob and
Ned and this is the information I seek. 1850 census for Hardy County lists
Benjamin's birth stateas PA. Who were his parents and where in Pa was he
born. I have much information on the Evans from Edward (Ned) to present
and will gladly share. Also have information on Kessels who married frequently
with the Evans. It was said all settled at Orr's Mountain. Where is that?
Contact Mike Foreman at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Lockhart Sun Oct 2017:24:57 1996
am looking for any information on my gr-gr-grandmother Mary CHISHOLM(b?)
who married Thomas SHILLINGBURG (b?) abt. 1879. Mary likely took her new
husband's name, therefore I'm also looking for information on Mary Shillingburg.
Mary and Thomas resided for an undetermined number of years in Gormania,
WV (Grant Co.) and had several children born in Gormania including Emily
(my great grandmother), born 3/10/1881, Herbert born 4/10/1900, Condon,
b10/1/1896, Inez, b1887, Thomas Edward, b4/13/1891 and Elmer, b?. Emily
is the 'real' author of the book "Big Doc, Little Doc", a book about the
traveling doctors in my family in rural WV around the turn of the century,
published by McClain Printing Co., Parsons, WV
Tue Sep 1711:11:59 1996
am looking for any Collinsworth around 1810 and back. Please e-mailme.
Sat Aug 17 15:28:57 1996
Mini b. 1860, Petersburg, Grant Co., West Virginia. Mini WALLACE was my
ggrandmother, she married Wm. Alward BANCROFT on May 02, 1889 in Kearney,
Nebraska. I have no information onher parents or sibling. Her parents did
not approve of her marriage to my ggrandfather and no further information
was passed down. Any information or help would be greatly appreciated!!
Mon Jul 29 00:19:28 1996
researching the Hizer family tree. Harvey Hizer of Greenbrier married Melissa
White of Fayette County - don't know the date, but it had to bemore than
80 years ago.
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