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January 2002 Queries

Debbie Procious

I am looking for information on Riley Adkins. He is the son on Harrison & Delila Adkins I believe at one time they may have lived some were called Coal River. And later moved to Clay West Virginia if any one has information on this family.


Im seeking any information on Hamilton Adkins. There were several and Im trying to sort them out Birth dates. Spouces , Children. Anything on any of them may be helpful. Especially Seeking info on Thomas Adkins born aprox 1866 married to Emily Jane Tyree. Believed possably a son of Hamilton and Melinda Peirson.

Robie Prater

I am researching my wife's family trying to locate information on a Lon Smith of Kanawha County who married Ocea Dillion they had 5 children - Mary Grace Smith, Evelyne Gertrude ( Nina ) Smith married a Fred Bowser, Orville Smith,Wallace Smith,Margaret Muriel Smith who married unknown McDowell.Any help greatly appreciated.

Janet Skelton

I am searching for the parents of Renfroe (Bluford) White born in Kanawha Co. about 1818, Married Cynthia Hudnall of Kanawha Co., Renford died in 1850; I am descendant from their son Samuel White who Married Emily Rader (Raider); He may have had a brother with the name of Woodford, Since that family name along with Bluford is carried on my his son; I have suspected his father may have been Nathaniel for the Census Records


I seek parents of ROBERT A. BROWN b 28 March 1829 [or 1839] in Kanawha County. He is located in TX in 1868 when he married Caroline Kuykendall and has children named Granville Shannon, Robert M. and Rachel B. Brown. Can anyone give me information on this BROWN family?

Jo Rice

I am trying to find any information on the family of Edmund A. Thomas. He was born May 21, 1820, and married August 26, 1841 (unsure of wife's name). His oldest son was my gr-gr-grandfather William W. Thomas, born 1/14/1844 near Charleston, WV, and married October 19, 1865, to Frances E. Bailey. Other children of Edmund are George Richard Thomas, born 1/13/1846, married 4/12/1865 to Elizabeth P. Melton; Edward Taylor Thomas, born 4/11/1848, died 7/20/1852; Frances Elizabeth Thomas born 4/3/1851, died 8/19/1852, and Mary A. Thomas born 1/4/1867. Thanks for any help or leads.

Looking for the cemetery where James A. Winright was buried. He died August 3, 1865 during the Civil War. I believe he died in Charleston.

Bruce T Fallon

Looking for information on Raymond Fallen, born 8 or 9 Aug 1905..Son of John Fallen & Katherine Coughlin..His social security death index record lists his death benefit locality as Charleston, WV..Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

Mac Webb

Looking for information on a Henry BROWN who married Virginia Emaline CRAIG circa 1885 Kanawha Co. Henry is sometimes reported as John. Could be John Henry.

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