WEBSTER COUNTY QUERIES
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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)

Looking for any information regarding Amanda CARPENTER married to a Lee Anderson ARTHUR. Thanks, Faith  (05 Feb 00)

I am looking for anyone who can find a marriage date for Webster County on Lee Anderson ARTHUR and Priscilla "Pricy" STILTNER, CARTER, WOODS or WOOD Arthur.  I will exchange for any birthdate look ups in Webster County from 1888-1899.
Thanks, Faith 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 Childress


Need help finding Jackson RAMEY 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 Phares Walkley


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. Gail Phares Walkley


My father is Dana Ralph GREENE (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 GREEN, and Bertha Jane COGAR..  Any info would be greatly appreciated. Gary D. Greene  (06 Mar 99)


Researching COGAR, CUTLIP, LYNCH, COOL, MCCOURT, HEATER families of Braxton and Webster County, West Virginia. Will exchange information. Sheila Larson


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 CONGROVE, 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, Michelle (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 HAMMOND 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 01)


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? Larry 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? gruber@olypen.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 Lindsay


Seeking information on Lisette SCHWEITZER COPRIO (b1885 in Switzerland/d.??), and information on ancestors of John Leyellen HARLAN (b1878/d.1949), Thornton Berry LAKE (b.1887/d.1967) son of Richard LAKE and 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 CURRENCE 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 Cardozo H.


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 Borgstrom


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 Gregory


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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