WEBSTER COUNTY QUERIES
Looking for information on George Washington PAUGH
who I believe married Sarah Agnes CAINE. And I believe,
after the death of George, Sarah married a Clark. Aggie
(01 Jul 00)
I am looking for any information
on Sherd CARPENTER. Born on 08 Mar 1896 in Webster County, died
27 Sep 1960. He was married to Emma COGAR. If anyone has any information
about who his parents were or any information at all please e-mail me.
Thank you, Peggy Carpente
(06 Mar 99)
any information regarding Amanda CARPENTER married to a Lee Anderson
Thanks, Faith (05 Feb 00)
I am looking
for anyone who can find a marriage date for Webster County on Lee Anderson
Priscilla "Pricy" STILTNER, CARTER, WOODS
I will exchange for any birthdate look ups in Webster County from 1888-1899.
Blount (28 Jan 00)
I am looking for descendants
of James E. LAKE and Sarah ALKIRE (d/o Joseph Anderson ALKIRE
Melvina S. PERRINE.). Their children are reported to be: Raymond,
Almenda Lake CHAPMAN, Fredrick, Jackson, Mabel, James, Marie, Paul,
Quinton, Ruth, Donald, and Ralph. James and Sarah were married 12
Jan 1906 in Webster Co. Sarah was my grandmother, Alice SMITH's,
half-sister. I would like to find these 'half' cousins to learn more
about our family history. Please e-mail me if you have any information
on this family. Gail Walkley
I am seeking information
on Lewis Edward Childress ca 1884. The earliest information that I have
is his marriage which is recorded in Washington County, VA. The marriage
record shows that he was married to Minnie McGuire on 27 Sept 1912 and
lists his place of birth as Webster County, WV, and lists his parents as
J.W. and E.J. Childress. Any information is greatly appreciated. Bill
Need help finding Jackson
or Levicie CLEVENGER/CLEVINGER of Webster County settled in this
area in 1870's. Carol Williamson
Looking for some help on the parents of John W. CLIFTON
Sr. born about 1767. I believe his father was William CLIFTON but
not sure if his mother was Edith CONRAD or Barbara WANSTAFF..
Would appreciate any help. Larry Bright
(30 Jun 00)
I am looking for information
on my g.g.grandparents, I believe he may have been a constable in the early
1900s. Im looking for info on Daniel David SMITH. He was married
to Margret CLIFTON Smith. They had 5 children, Ida, Lena,
Nora, Ervin (still living, nicknamed Turp) Alva, Ancel. Ida was my ggma.
I cant seem to find any info on Daniel. I've heard that he was a constable
in the early 1900s. Maybe in Erbacon. That is where most of the kids where
born. Ervin is a retired police officer. Any info would be greatly
appreciated. Darci Stephan
(28 Jan 00)
I am looking
for information om my g.g.grandparents, Daniel and Margret CLIFTON SMITH.
I believe he may have been a constable in the early 1900s. Any info
would be greatly appreciated. Darci
Stephan (28 Jan 00)
My great grandfather
was Luther COGAR, married to Nancy McCOURT. Their daughter
Rebecca Jane married George Earl ANDERSON. Does anyone have any
info about the COGAR side of the family? I do not know anything
beyond Luther. E-mail: Please e-mail me: Thanks, Drinda
(Anderson) McCourt (28 Jan 00)
Does any one in Webester county have any info on Elizabeth
Cogar who she married?what year she died? etc. she was my grandmother.
she had a son name John and a daughter Marie she died about 1910 she is
buried at Miller cemetary.She was a Paintiff or Painturff
before marrying Cogar.any info I would be thankful to you. Russ
Paintiff Sr. (25 Dec 00)
I am searching for information on the family of Robert
Henry CLIFTON, Jr. b. abt 1891 in Webster County. At age 20,
he married Martha Belle WILSON on 23 Dec. 1911 in Braxton County.
Does anyone have any information on these families? Gail
I am looking for the marriage
date of my grandparents, John Wesley PHARES b. 18 Oct 1887 Webster
Co., WV and Alice COLLINS b. 02 Feb 1896 WV, county unknown.
Also, I would like to know if John's parents' marriage was recorded in
Webster County. They were William Presley PHARES b. 1840 Braxton
Co. and Sarah Jane
WARE b. 08 May 1870 Braxton Co. They were
married on 25 Dec 1885. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
My father is Dana Ralph
(the navy added the final "E" when he enlisted for WWII). He was
born on 05 Sep 1922, in Bergoo. His parents were Lonnie Asbury
and Bertha Jane COGAR.. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
D. Greene (06 Mar 99)
Researching COGAR, CUTLIP,
LYNCH, COOL, MCCOURT, HEATER families of Braxton and Webster County,
West Virginia. Will exchange information. Sheila
Lela CONGROVE, age
3, was living with her widowed mother Sara Congrove, perhaps age
23?, and 5 year old sister Virgie in the Webster Co., WV 1900 census. Lela
later possibly married Alfred Grover WOODS. This marriage may have
taken place in Webster, Co. Alfred G. WOODS is living with parents
John W and Julia A WOODS in the 1900 census of Webster Co. One Frances
age 29, married 16 Oct 1905 in Braxton Co., WV to James I. GREGORY,
age 45. Could Frances and Sara be the some? Later in life Lela/Lillian
married a Thomas McCLUNG who was a druggist in Charleston. Mary
Scott (28 Jun 99)
Looking for ANY info on COAKLEYs in Webster County.
My paternal grandmother was Nola Marie COAKLEY her parents were
Oliver Phillip Dunnin COAKLEY and Hester Ann CASE.
I want to know where Nola was born and where Oliver and Hester came from.
I'm looking for ANYONE else that is descended from these two. Please, forward
any info on COAKLEYs in Webster county that you have. Thank you,
(30 Sep 00)
In Ron Hardway's book 'Historic
Cemeteries of Webster county' the following person is listed as being buried
in the Morgan Cogar Cemetery, Gauley Divide Webster county. Nancy Jane
Cogar (1865 - 1927) beside her is the grave of James M. COGAR
(March 2, 1852 - March 17, 1924) which could have been her husband.
I am trying to find out if this Nancy is the same Nancy Jane Hammond who
was the daughter of Robert and Nancy HAMMOND from Clay county WV.
Michael Henline (09 Jan
I am trying to find information on a Mary May BARNETT
who married a WILLIAMS. At one time she lived in Parcoal with Bazil
and Rose COOL. She was taken to Elkins hospital and gave birth to
twins, and died of kidney failure on Dec. 26, 1935. The twins were adopted
out. Thanks Peggy (30 Sep 00)
Can someone help me with
a problem with the COOL family. I have an article from the
Webster Echo, Sept. 1976 on the Cornelius Jerry COOL family by Berlin
Chapman that says he was the son of John O. COOL, a confederate
soldier killed in the war... I also have a copy of "The Tragedy of Walter
Cool" by Ronald Hardway that says he was a son of John C. COOL which
I believe would make him a nephew of John O. Can anyone help with this?
Brake (06 Mar 99)
Cutlip, Laura M. "Grandma", 103, died Thursday,
Dec. 14, 2000, at her daughter's home. She was born Dec. 9, 1897 in Hacker
Valley, W.Va., the daughter of James W. and O'Della M. (McClure) Pudder.
She lived in Dellroy, Ohio for 26 years and 31 years in Ashtabula. She
married Walter Cutlip April 1, 1917 in Hacker Valley. She was a homemaker,
enjoyed crocheting, reading, quilting and gardening. Family and church
were important to her. She cared for the sick and she loved helping people.
She was a member of the Geneva Baptist Church. She is survived by three
daughters, Emogene Rucks and Della Lehr, both of Geneva, and Geraldine
"Gerri" Anderson Pennell of Canton; 15 grandchildren; 31 great-great-grandchildren;
14 great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Roxie Slayton of Cambridge
Springs, Pa. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1974; three daughters,
Genevieve Singleton, Genelda Chapman , and Maxine Silvestro; a son, James
C. Cutlip; her parents; two sisters, Blanche Delaney and Daisy Rogers;
and three brothers, William McKinley, James R. and Ora E. Pudder. A service
will be 3 p.m. Sunday at the Donald E. Walker Funeral Home, 828 Sherman
St., Geneva. A second service will be Monday at the Carrollton Baptist
Temple, Carrollton, Ohio. Burial will follow in the Westview Cemetery,
Carrollton. Calling hours will be 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. until
the service Sunday at the funeral home. The Carrollton Baptist Church will
also observe calling hour, on Monday. (25 Dec 00)
Seeking information on my
great grandmother, Francena Jane DOBBINS (22 Aug 1869 - 03
May 1913). She married Walter COOL (24 Oct 1866 - 06 May 1935).
Also any information on her parent 's. Don
Lindsay (23 Jan 99)
I am trying to connect Walter
Grier COOL, b. ca 1802, Franklin Co., to father Jacob COOL Sr.
b. 1775, Virginia. Can anyone help me with this? email@example.com
Seeking information on my
great grandmother, FRANCENA JANE DOBBINS (22 Aug 22 1869 -
03 May 1913). She married WALTER COOL (24 Oct 1866 - 06 May 1935).
Also any information on her parent 's. Don
Seeking information on Lisette
in Switzerland/d.??), and information on ancestors of John Leyellen
(b1878/d.1949), Thornton Berry
LAKE (b.1887/d.1967) son of Richard
Margaret PECK, and Mary Louise BENNETT (b.1883 - d.1957)
dau. of John W. BENNETT
and Elizabeth LEE. Any information
would be greatly appreciated. I have some information and am willing
to share what I have. Anna Chandler
I am looking for Hampton
KEENER and his wife Nettie COULTER Keener. They were married
in Braxton Co in 1905 and I am told that they moved to Webster Co soon
afterwards. Please e-mail me directly if you can help. Vanessa
Dumrauf (28 Jan 00)
I used to live in Webster
Springs 12 years ago as an Exchange Student. I went to Webster County High
and graduated on 1985. I'm looking for my host parents Earl and Sharon
and my sister Tina. I lost contact with them after their house burned down
about 8 years ago. I tried to call them but they now have a private phone-number
and the International Operator does not give it to me. I will appreciate
any information about the CURRENCE family to be e-mail to: Jairo
I have just started to trace
my father's family tree. I would like to know if anyone has any information
that would help me in my research. I was born and raised in Webster County
WV. My father's name was Raymond Foster CUTLIP. His father was Brant
Caperton CUTLIP (wife: Cora Ann WARE). DOB: 9-7-1883, Hacker
Valley WV; Died 9-1-1967, Elyria OH. Brant had five brothers: Emery, Benjamin,
Peyton, Tom and ?. He had three sisters: Vernie, Estaline and ?.
I believe some members of the family lived in or currently live in Webster
County, Braxton County (Gassoway, Granny's Creek (?) or Bulltown (?), Cutlip
(?), Lewis County and Greenbrier County). Brant's father was Marion W.
Cutlip. DOB: 12 Jan 1842; Died 8-10-1924. His mother was Phoebe Jane BENDER.
DOB: 5-25-1840; Died 1-10-1916. Phoebe's father was James Perry WARE
and her mother was Rebecca Jane ARBOGAST Ware. I would appreciate
any information you may be able to provide me. Marlene
Need names of parents of
Mary Catherine CUTLIP b. abt. August 1856 and married 09 Mar 1874
to Dison Fae WILLIAMS. May have brother named Peter. Mother's name
may be Lucinda, but not sure. Any info would be appreciated.
Lived in Webster and Braxton. Nettie
Mona F. CUTLIP a daughter of Thomas M.and Martha
Ellen CUTLIP was born Jan. 7 1908 in Webster Co.WV. and died Oct.
30 1937. She is buried in the cemetery at Centralia, Braxton Co.WV. The
only information I have on her husband is his name, Rob BLEIGH.
Rob could be short for Robert. I have found a Robert BLEIGH on the
Social Security Death Index that was born Oct. 21, 1907 and died Feb. 1977
and was living at Craigsville, Nicholas Co. I am not sure if this is Mona
Cutlip's husband or not. Any information on Mona Cutlip's husband regardless
how little it is would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Tom
Cutlip (27 Sep 00)
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