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1998

Gregory Williams Wed 25 Nov 1998
I am looking for information Nicholas McCoy who married Mae Fulks They had three children, Thelma, Maudie Fay, and Emmitt. Any information would be appreciated.


oldteach@netscope.net Mon 16 Nov 1998
Looking for any iformation or descendants of HOBBS in Lincoln and Boone Co's 1880-present day. Around 1880, my HOBBS family moved from Russell Co & Buchanan Co. VA to Lincoln Co WV. Not sure how many of the family came. In 1880 their ages would have been; George HObbs (b) 1830,(age 52) wife LYDIA HONAKER (b) 1826,(age 56): children, John (age 28) Eli Hobbs (age 26) , Samuel Hobbs(age 24), Louisa (lulu) HObbs (age 22, married a Ball) Rosina Hobbs (rosie) age 20, married Columbus V.L. Hall (preacher) LIncoln Co WV, and GEORGE HENRY HOBBS (age 17), married Martha Bays, Lincoln Co-1884: George (1830) had a brother SAMUEL (b) 1837, I believe he may have come to WV also. He had a son GEORGE W. HOBBS (b) 1859: He may be the George Hobbs married to Mary Jane HIll and daughter Mary Blane HObbs born 1889, Lincoln Co WV. Need more proof! IF you have any information on any of these names, please email me.


Rebecca Harvey McCallister Thu 5 Nov 1998
Looking for info. on Lincoln Co. Harvey's Have managed to get back to James Harvey m. Martha Adams sometime in the mid 1800's .Martha DOB 08/17/43, DOD 01/01/1913. She was also married (2nd marriage) to Elijah Tackett. James was my Gr.Gr. Grandfather. Martha and James had one other son that (I know of ) Dell Harvey DOD 04/1951 and My Gr. Grandfather John Henry Harvey DOB 02/19/1866 DOD 03/27/1942, He was married to Nettie Jane McCormick. My grandfather was Henry Cesco Harvey, DOB 10/23/1906 DOD 11/15/1990, He was married to Virginia Graley. Any Info. would Help on James he seems to have just disappeared. Will share info that I have.


Donna McDavid Sun 1 Nov 1998
Looking for any information on any members of the BOWLES families of Lincoln County, WV from 1880 - present. Most wanted info is on a William or Mary (sometimes went by Mollie) but have had no luck with searching these names so will take any information in hopes of getting some leads. I am at my witts end with this family and pulling my hair out, surely someone out there has heard of, married, divorced, sued, or just plain knows of these people. Who are William and Mary's parents? Can anyone out there help me shed some light on this? Many thanks in advance, Donna William S. Bowles b. c.1868 in Franklin County VA, m. Mary or Mollie GLASS or GRASS b. c.1868 in Henry County VA. Relocated to Lincoln County WV sometime in the 1880's. children of William and Mary BOWLES
Henry T. b. c.1888 m. Kate Brumfield
Rosy C. b. c.1889 m1. Ed Green, m2. Guy Dilsaver
Doss ????
Leroy b. c.1891 m. Sadie Scott
Roxie A. b. c.1894 m. Other s/o Chas & Martha (Lacy) Owens
Ada F. b. c.1896
Leonard b. c.1896 m. Lillie Adkins (believe they had son named Warren A.)
Mamie b. c.1898 m. Arnold s/o John & Herryetta (Crooks) Pope
Bertie V. b. c. 1899 m. John Hatcher
Frank A. b. c. 1905 m. Liona B. Midkiff d/o Addison & Aggie (Bowman) Midkiff children of Frank and Liona BOWLES
Denville b. c.1933
Elsie m.Earl Wymer
Linda m.Robert Gatton
Carol m.Carlos Pauley
Fern ????
Von b.05/14/1944
Don b.05/14/1944 (my father)
Sylvia m.? Brown
Keith b. c.1953 (was adopted and raised with the last name of Jordan)


Leslie Sat 31 Oct 1998
Looking for any info on a Maudie Taylor Thompson b.2-20-1889/d.10-06-1991. Maudie was born in Logan Co. She died in Huntington, but the burial was in Miller Cemetery in Sweetland. I have no name for her husband, only a son named Ed Thompson.


Debra Caldwell Mon 26 Oct 1998
Looking for children of George Washington Duke and Mary Hicken (Ellis) Duke. Aurilla Wood Duke (b. 6-27-1854) married Joe Burton. Alvin Hargriss Duke (b. 3-2-1856) married Mary Ann Powell. James Madison Duke (b.1-20-1858) married to Laura Powell. Some of the Duke children resided in Lincoln County. Trying to locate place of burial for George and Mary Duke. More children of Gerorge and Mary Duke are Creed Duke, Elizabeth Jane Duke, Christopher Columbus Duke, Nathaniel Vincent Duke, John Duke, Sarah Frances Duke, Mary Margaret Duke, and Charles Jackson Duke. My line of family is from Charles Jackson Duke. Charles Duke would ride his horse to Hamlin and do business there. Does anyone have info on James Duke and his wife, Elizabeth Lephart Duke? James died about 1867 in Missouri and Elizabeth died about 1868 in Missouri.


Angela Jenkins Sun 25 Oct 1998
I am looking for information on Gracy Ferguson and her marriage to Daniel Eplin. They were married in Branchland. Also, any information on Gracy's father Noah and his family..Anything rings a bell, please e-mail me..Thanks Angela (great granddaughter of Gracy and Daniel)


Lora Tue 20 Oct 1998
Found in 1870 Lincoln Co., WV Census:
EDWARDS, Thomas 42 b. in New York
Levina 40 b. in VA
John Wesley 16 b. in Ohio
Sarah 14 b. in Ohio
Richard 13 b. in Ohio
Mary J. 10 b. in Ohio
Barbara E. 8 b. in Ohio
George W. 4 b. in Ohio
Olivia M. 2 b. in Ohio
Looking for maiden name, parents of Levina. Parents of Thomas Edwards. Any other vital information on this family such as birth counties, marriages, etc. All help is appreciated.


Lora Sun 18 Oct 1998
Thomas and Luvenia EDWARDS had a son, John Wesley EDWARDS b. abt. 1856 who md. Elizabeth Carolina JONES, 1853-1937 buried in Edwards Cemetery near Myra, WV. They had a daughter, Nancy Susan EDWARDS 1887-1956 who md. Gilbert MILLER 1887-1968 and lived in Myra, WV. Both Nancy and Gilbert are buried in the EDWARDS Cemetery. Anything on these people would be helpful.


Ruth (Lewis) Taylor Fri 16 Oct 1998
Looking for information on Charley W.Lewis, Born Aug. 5 1891 in Bradyville WVa. His mother was Mariah Daniels (Watson I think was her Madin name) Father W.W. Lewis. CW married Lena Adkins, Her mother & father was Minnie Plumley & Johnny Adkins any information on grandparents would be appreciated.


Donna McDavid Sun 11 Oct 1998
Looking for any information on William Swin BOWLES b. in Franklin County VA around 1868 m. Mary, Mollie, Margaret, or Maggie GLASS or GRASS moved to Lincoln County WV sometime in the 1880's. He is listed in the Lincoln County Land Books for the years of 1900-1905 as having land in the Trace Fork or Creek, Carroll District area. They lived, raised their children, died, and are buried in Lincoln County. They had the following children: Henry T., Rosy C., Leroy, Roxie Anner, Ada F., Leonard, Mamie, Bertie V., and Frank Alexander b. 6/1905 d. 3/1967 m. Leona Bell MIDKIFF. Thanks in advance, Donna


Jean Lawson Sat 10 Oct 1998
I am searching for parents, siblings, & death date & place of Nancy Jane HONAKER, my husband's great grandmother, who was b. abt. 1850 in Russell Co., VA & m. James N. WELCH in 1874. Nancy Jane was living in or near Lincoln Co., WV by 1878 when she was listed as a charter member of the Harvey's Creek Baptist Church. Known children are George WELCH; Lottie WELCH; Cora A. WELCH, b. 1877, m. ___ BELL; Dora B. WELCH, b. 1879, m. ____ HARBOUR; Lola Dell WELCH, b. 1881, m. Luther Everett LAWSON & lived on Bowles Route (Rt. 34) in Lincoln Co.; & James F. WELCH, b. 1885. Any information at all on Nancy Jane HONAKER, James N. WELCH or their children will be greatly appreciated. I have info on some of Nancy Jane's descendants to share if anyone is interested. Thanks so much.


Debby Boone Wed 16 Sep 1998
I am looking for information on Edmund Roscoe HOSKINSON b. Nov 11, 1850; d. Aug. 1, 1926 at West Hamlin, WV. He married Mary Ann DANFORD on Dec 23, 1878 in Lawrence Co., OH. Mary was born Dec 19, 1857 d. Dec 28, 1908. Both are buried at Curry Chapel Cemetery. They had 6 children born in Lincoln Co. between 1880 and 1896. Can anyone helps us with who Edmund and Mary's parents were? We have lots of information on their family forward, but can not find their ancestors. Any and all leads welcome.


Ali R. Fazely Wed 9 Sep 1998
Does anyone know exactly where the Murphy Family Cemetery is. My mother and I drove to Lincoln this summer from Louisiana. We know that it is on or near Ten Mile, near the foundation of an old school house. We have been told that it is on private property and that one must ask permission before you can go there. Could you please let me know where it is and who I may contact in order to get permission to enter the cemetery.


Barbara Boyce Thu 3 Sep 1998
Looking for information for _____BALL. Preacher in Lincoln and Boone Co's around 1890- 1930. Married Lula Hobbs. Please email me if you have any information.


Barbara Boyce Wed 2 Sep 1998
Still looking for information on GEORGE HOBBS (b) 1865, Russell co Va (m) MARTHA BAYS (b) 1865, Lincoln Co WV (m) 1884, Lincoln Co WV. George had a brother named Samuel and I have been told his father was SAMUEL HENRY HOBBS (not John Henry).


Herb Dawson Thu 28 Aug 1998
Jackson & Hastings...I am trying to find the parents of Isaac Jackson and his wife, Roxie Hastings Colegrove Jackson in the 1900 census of Carroll District of Lincoln. They are both listed as being 63 years of age. They were married in Wayne Co.WV in 1896. She was the widow of John T. Colegrove. Roxie was born in Va.,and her parents were both born in VA. Did either Roxie or Isaac die in Lincoln Co? Were they in the 1910 census of Lincoln Co? Isaac was listed in the 1890 census of WV. in Lincoln Co. I would appreciate any help.


Jane Cox Sun 23 Aug 1998
I am looking for WILLIAM F. ROBERTSON married to a PEARL MULLENS. They lived in STONE COAL, WV sometime between 1900-1950. Any help would be appreciated. Their children were named Edward, Bud, William, Rayomond, Robert, Flora, Dorothy, Dora, and Hazel.


Ann Moore Mon 17 Aug 1998
BAYS, John b. abt 1828 in Logan Co., (W)VA. Married his cousin, Sarah A. BAYS, dau/o Henry and Mary Ann EADS BAYS of NC, in 1849. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War. Returned to Lincoln Co. after the war and raised his family. He died in 1907 according to his Pension Records. We have been told he once owned oil leases on Sam's Branch and sold them to John PRIDEMORE. Would like to know where John is buried and did he own the oil leases.


Marilyn Williams Sun 16 Aug 1998
I am searching for any information on James WELLS and/or his family. He was said to be a pioneer of Lincoln County and had property there in 1801. A Cynthia WELLS , b 1807, may also have been from Lincoln County or from a neighboring county which later became Lincoln...Cynthia married Wesley RUCKER from Greenbrier County in 1832. Are Cynthia and James related?


Robert E. Mays Fri 14 Aug 1998
Trying to find information on MICHAEL MAYS b apx 1844 VA living in Lincoln Co WV in 1880 census. wife LETHA b apx 1846. Also looking for information on PLEASANT MAYS b apx 1847 and wife RODA b apx 1847.


Jennifer Parsons Wed 5 Aug 1998
I am looking for information on the Parsons Cemeteries at Branchland and Nestlow. Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Dodie Sat 1 Aug 1998
Trying to find ino. on my great grandmother, Martha "Patsy" ( THOMPSON ) BRYANT. I thought she died in Logan County, prior to 1900, but someone told me she was living with her son Jeff ( erson) Bryant in Lincoln Co 1900 Census. She was a sister to Patton Thompson from Lincoln Co. so may be buried in that family cemetery. Does anyone have information on cemetery or a death date? Thanks for any help.


Bonnie Cook Thu 30 July 1998
Looking for information on James Henderson Adkins, born around 1875, married around 1900, Polina Watts, possibly from Wayne Co? Father or brother could be Merian Adkins, or Marion? Possibly could be James Marion Adkins. All information appreciated.


Jim Wright Tue 28 July 1998
Searching for the name of the wife of my G-Uncle Samuel SPERRY, b. Jan 1881, in Boyd CO, KY. He probably moved to Lincoln CO, WV, just after 1900 with his parents, James & Mahala BROWN SPERRY. Samuel married an Unknown LINVILLE and they had no children. Family tradition has it that she was a very beautiful lady with very dark hair and she died at a very young age. Samuel then returned home to live with his parents until they died, James in 1910 and Mahala in 1922. Samuel took care of his mother's funeral arrangements so his wife was deceased before 1922. Samuel died in St. Mary's Hospital in Huntington, WV, Oct 27, 1934. Any info on this family greatly appreciated.


Clarence Sat 25 July 1998
Would like to exchange info with anyone researching the James- Macolm McCallister and the James- Robert Garrett families of the 1820-1870's of Lincoln Co. They seemed to have lived in the Putnam Cabel Lincoln area.


Robin Bell Thu 23 July 1998
Looking for decendants of Samuel Smith. He was born 1810, son of John Smith. He married three times. Last wife was Mahala Adkins. Children known are Sarah, Nancy, Lafayette, Alexander, John, Harvey, and Lucy. Lucy married Clayburn Adkins and Harvey married Elizabeth Adkins, Alexander married Juliantes Hager, Lafayette married Cara Ann Cooper, Sarah married Bartlett Adkins. So far as I can tell, Nancy never married. There is a girl, Tabitha Adkins living with Samuel and Mahala in 1870 and I am told that she had children by an Adkins, a Plumley and a Stowers. Does anyone out there have any information as to who the first wives of Samuel are? Samuel and Mahala settled on Pidgeon on Trace Creek near Hamlin. Samuel is buried on Big Laurel in the Plumley Cemetary. Any help would be appreciated in this matter.


Robin Bell Thu 23 July 1998
Looking for information on the Trace Creek Church, located on Trace Creek road near Hamlin. I think that the land for the church was donated by Samuel Smith and would like conformation on this. Also would like to know the location that Samuel and Mahala lived on Trace Creek Road. Was Woodrow Lawson a pastor of this church? Does anyone know if the church still exists and are services still being held there? When was the church established? Any information is helpful. Thanks in advance!!


Gail Ballard Wed 22 July 1998
I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON LEE SANSOM (my great-granddad). He married SUSAN KUHN . They had 5 children. Audrey Maple (my grandma), Essie, Evelle,Ethel, and Reverand W. Dennis "Den" Sansom. I don't know where they were born or any of their families names. I know they lived in Lincoln County. Susan died when their children were small and he married Caldonia King Belcher. Any information would be appreciated.


Gail Ballard Wed 22 July 1998
I am looking for information on Jesse Harmon (my great-grandad) and his wife Martha Ann Johnson. They had three children, Clara Bell (my grandma), Mae (May) and Lincoln. I believe they lived in Red House.

Clara Bell b 3/17/98 d 1986, married James Garfield Green - "Gar". They had 15 children. They also lived in Lincoln County and maybe Putman ??? Any information would be greatly appreciated.


Jennifer Parsons Tue 21 July 1998
I am looking for information on Thomas Parsons, s/o John Parsons and Rhoda Marandah Eplin. He married Sarah Elizabeth Esteppe. Any information would be greatly appreciated.


Gail Robinson Sun 19 July 1998
Would like any information on Susan Chandler Stephens, born July 1877 and married in 1897/98 to Millard Stephens. Lived in Forks of Coal, possibly buried there.


Barbara Sun 19 July 1998
Would like any information on Susan Chandler Stephens, born July 1877 and married in 1897/98 to Millard Stephens. Lived in Forks of Coal, possibly burried there.


Gail Robinson Sat 18 July 1998
Looking for SARAH HOBBS (b) 1878 married a BOYD. Lived in Lincoln, Boone, possibly Fayette Co's in WV. Was still alive in 1955 at age 87 years. She gave information for my grandfather's [ODOR HOBBS] delayed certificate of birth. She signed it " Aunt Srahrally Boyd." reviewing official was Vonnie B. Stowers, date filed; Aug.11, 1955. If anyone in Lincoln Co could help with this name, it would be much appreciated.


Steven James Wed 15 July 1998
I'm trying to verify some information on a woman who died in Hamlin, Lincoln Co, WV in August 1982. Her name was Ogarita UPP. According to the Social Security Death Index, her social security number was issued in New Jersey and she was born 15 June 1892. I would like to locate spousal and parental information. I believe that this woman may be a distant relative born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Her maiden name may be Bitzberger. Thank you for your help


M. Harmon Thu 9 July 1998
I am looking for ELI FERDINAND HARMON born Abt 1845, wife either - Peggy Brumfield and/or Lucinda Griffith they lived on Mud Creek in 1870-80s. Father was Henry Harmon - Mother Elizabeth Persinger. Children were Elizabeth Ann Harmon born in Cabell county 15 Mar 1840 and William Henery Harmons born in Wayne county in 1842. Also appreciate any information about the Mud River, location, history, etc


Susan Houston Wed 1 July 1998
I am looking for Thomas Henry Wamack and Ludemia Jane Gullion. One of their sons, Roy Reese Wamack, was born on Lincoln County, WV April 5, 1902. I am interested in any information on this family.


Ric Neal Tue 30 June 1998
I am searching for any information on

Thomas Jefferson Neal: Married - Cynthia C. Carper 

Children - Thomas Jefferson Neal (Twin) (b. Galia Co. Ohio - August 20, 1865) 

Married - Cyrena Ann Holsein 

(Sisters) 

Hiram Jackson Neal (Twin) 

(b. Galia Co. Ohio - August 20, 1865) 

Married - Elizabeth Jane Holsein 

(Sisters) Dee Neal, Betty Laura Neal, Bowman Neal


Donna McDavid Tue 30 June 1998
I am looking for any information on Leona B. MIDKIFF b.1909 d.1954 m.Frank A. BOWLES. They are both burried in the Midkiff cem. in Lincoln cty. I have been told that she was raised on the property right over the bluff from where she is burried. I have no idea what her parents names where just that they were from this area. leona and Frank had the following children: Denvile, Elsie m.Wymer, Linda m.Gatton, Fern m.?, Carol m.Pauley, Sylvia m.Brown, Von and Don (twins), Keith(adopted by Jordans). Any help would be appreciated. Donna


George Stover Sun 24 May 1998
I am seeking information on my great grandmother. Alice Elivra DANIELS. She married Samuel Lewis STOVER on 28 July 1897 in Raleigh Co. She was born in Lincoln County in 1878. Her father was William G. DANIELS. Her mother was Linda.


Tom Canterbury Wed 20 May 1998
I have heard that there is some relation to a John Canterbury in my line. If you or anyone else have any additional information on Canterbury's from Lincoln County, please let me know. I have just started my search, and I am no further than my great-grandfather, Rufus Canterbury. Thank you for your help. Please forward this message to anyone you know might be interested.


Gene Bills Fri 15 May 1998
Looking for family of Bills from around West Hamlin area.


Sandy Graley Sat 9 May 1998
Looking for any information on Emaline JOHNSON. She was married to William Johnson and had a daughter, Emily, born 1867. By 1880, Emaline was remarried to Parris Adkins and lived in Lincoln Co. Emaline's death record says her father was Wolford Johnson. Does anyone know of this family?


Barbara Boyce Sat 2 May 1998
Researching Hobbs/ Lincoln Co. 1870-1920
Wanted to add to my information, Carrie Mandy Hobbs (Maud) was born in Lincoln Co. 1899; Odor Hobbs born in LIncoln Co. 1892: Parents of Carrie Mandy and Odor (oder) were; GEORGE HOBBS AND MARTHA BAYS: (not george hobbs & mary jane hill) PARENTS OF GEORGE HOBBS; JOHN HENRY HOBBS & _____HONAKER. This family was living in Lincoln Co. in the years of 1880-1910. Anyone with information on this family, please email me.


James Cooper Fri 1 May 1998
Searching for any information on Marie Lemasters, daughter of Charles Lemasters. Marie married Clyde Cooper.


Pat Adkins Tue 28 Apr 1998
Looking for information about SAMUEL HARRIS. He is found on the 1880 Census of Lincoln County married to EMILY ROBERTS. Who was SAMUEL HARRIS parents? THanks Pat in Fla


Pat Adkins Tue 28 Apr 1998
I would like information about Samuel SMITH and his wife MAHALA. They were born in 1810 and found on the 1850 and 1860 section of the Cabell County Census that later became Lincoln County. In 1870 they are in Lincoln they have three sons John, Harvey, and Alexander Smith. Alexander Smith married shortly after 1870 Juliantes HAGER daughter of Major John Hager of Boone County. ALexander and Julie had three children? Who were these three children? When did Alex and Julie die? Who were SAMUEL SMITH and MAHALA's parents? Thanks Pat in Fla


Pat Adkins Tue 28 Apr 1998
I am looking for information about two RUSSELL men and their families who were on the 1900 Census of Lincoln County, Washington District. Where is Washington District? The families were Lafayette Russell 51 wife Mary A and son Dana or Daner. two doors away was his brother Francis Russell and his wife Ida M and children Hester S and Alva F. I would appreciate any information about any of these people. I have been told that both men died in a typhoid epedimic in the 1900s, does anyone have information about this epidemic? What happened to the wives and children of these men? Please help me if you can. I have searched for information about these people for years. Thank you Pat in Fla


Diann Mon 6 Apr 1998
Seeking information on my gggrandfather JAMES POE born about 1847, place unknown. Married Elmira May daughter of Jacob W. & Clarinda Huff May on March 18, 1869. According to the 1870 Lincoln Co. census they lived in Duval Township and had a son named William that was 2 months old. Other children that I have found are Walter, John, James, Georgia, Emma, and my ggrandmother Fannie that married Thomas F. Dillon. Any information would be appreciated.


LWFoster@gte.net Sun 5 Apr 1998
YOUNG - BYRNSIDE. I am grandaughter of John Robert YOUNG, born June 30, 1890 at Byrnside, WV and Ethel V. BYRNSIDE, born October 3, 1893 at Byrnside, WV. Any information would be appreciated.


P. Staten Fri 3 Apr 1998
MCCOMAS, James bn 1835 WV/md: Emily V. Messinger bn 1839 WV. James and Emily had the following children and possibably more:
(1) Victoria Eugene bn 1 Sep 1857 CCWV/md: John Berryman Pullen.
(2) Mary Olivai bn 1860/md: George Spears.
(3) Olga Ann bn 1862/md: Huey Keyser.
(4) Minnie Alice bn 1865/md: Thomas B. McCoy.
(5) Francis Wilson bn 1870;.
(6) Magga Bell bn 1873/md: Charlie Brumfield.
(7) Arminta Florence bn 1871.
(8) Sarah Agnes bn 1876/md: John Calvin Cypers.
(9) Josephine bn 1879 Lincoln Co. WV.
Any information on any members of this family would be much appreciated. Also seeking parents of James McComas the father. Thank You!


S. Griffith Wed 18 Mar 1998
Looking for any information on Cornelius Griffith born in Lincoln Co., married Elmira Browning from Logan Co., had a child Oscar Griffith in Chap, W.V. in 1898.


Barbara Boyce Tue 17 Mar 1998
Researching "HOBBS" family from Lincoln Co. W.Va. Odor Hobbs: born 1892 Griffethville,Lincoln Co., WVa. (M) Heddie Griffith...in Boone Co. W.VA. March 10, 1916. Father: George Hobbs..born RussellCo. Va. Mother: Martha Bays...Lincoln Co. W.Va. children of George & Martha: Odor, Otis, James,Myrtle, Maud, Doshie, June, Pearl, Gertrude, Elizabeth. Have been stuck for 3 years, can't get past George Hobbs & Martha Bays. Anyone having information, please email.


Linda Fluharty Fri 6 Mar 1998
Looking for family/ancestors of William E. BENCH b. abt 1850. He is listed in the Wayne County census as a blacksmith. His wife was Sarah HOBACK and I am also looking for her ancestors. I believe she was the d/o Alexander and possibly Mariah Hoback. Any info will be appreciated..


Linda Fluharty Thu 5 Mar 1998
Looking for family/ancestors of Virginia Josephine BENCH, born 1893 in Lincoln County, WV. Family lived in area of both Lincoln and Wayne counties. Any information will be appreciated.


Ernie E. Page Mon 2 Mar 1998
The WV Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans is at this time working on a project to locate and document the grave sites of any Confederate Veterans who are buried in WV. If you have a Confederate relative or know of any Confederate Veterans who are buried in Lincoln Co please send me their name and location of grave site. If possiable we would also like the following information if it is available the company in which the Vet served, his rank, Date of Birth, Date of Death, Wifes name, also any pertanat information about his service with the Confederate States of America.


Paul David Hale Wed 11 Feb 1998
Looking for relatives of Dan Conley of Ranger W Va.


Hal Smith Wed 4 Feb 1998
Mary Etta Messinger b. abt 1844, married James A. Hatfield. They met and married in Logan County, but lived their lives in Ranger, Lincoln County, WV. Mary Etta is supposed to have descended from old Nickolas and Mary Messinger who lived at Falls Creek and was a miller by occupation. Mary Etta may have been the dau of Andrew F and Sarah Messinger who lived in Logan County (Lincoln Now) during late 1800's. Mary Etta had brothers called Frank, Albert, and Wilson Messinger, I think. Others? Any help would be appreciated.


Gordon Lacy Wed 28 Jan 1998
Looking for Lacys, Griffith, Angel, Dunlop's, Priestly, McClure, Midkiff, Lovejoy, Lively, Pauley, Rogers, Smith, Turley, Wheeler, Baker, Bowman, Clark, Dolin. Any one that married into the Lacy Family of Lincoln County ( Kanawha, pre 1867) Any information would be greatly appreciated


Mark Kiser Fri 16 Jan 1998
I'm working on a book titled, "Some Descendants of Elijah and Rhoda (Pauley) McClure of Lincoln County, WV" Anyone with McClure ancestors in Lincoln County, please send me your information to be included in the book.


Jon Munday Thu 4 Jan 1998
I am looking for descendants of James Adkins, born ~1835 and Albert G. Midkiff, b. ~1868. Both from Lincoln county.


DWGIBS@aol.com Thu 4 Jan 1998
Am desperately seeking the parents and siblings of Mary Frances Angel, sometimes called Franzina. She was the second wife of Moses Lacy. Any information about her would be appreciated.


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