SEARCHING FOR PARENTS OF LUCY PAULEY
Searching for parents of Lucy Pauley b 1828 VA (WV), m Joseph Lawson b 1828 TN, living in Lincoln Co. 1880. Joseph died 1895; when and where did Lucy die? Need her parents' names to clear up confusion.
Susie Eckerson Thu Aug 15 16:09:24 1996
John Jones m Ann Nancy Gough 25 Feb 1796
Need information on both families. Also I am searching Thomas J Thorn and family, His wife Mary Polly Jones is buried at the Thorne Hill Cemetary. Any information would be helpful. I have lots of info on Thorn.
Benjamine Smith (s/o Isaac,s/o Isaac,s/o Wm.) & Mrs. Martha Stratton
Benjamine is said to have married Mrs.Stratton in Logan County History. The same history says he married her daughter. Martha died c 1820 and Benjamine next married Elizabeth Hinchman (d/o Wm. Hinchman & Mary Ann Perry). His children, possibly by Martha, are: Eliza (m. J.C. Dingess), Wm. Crawley (m. Mary Ann Butcher) and Rebecca (m AlexanderPine). Looking for more information on his Stratton wife was it Martha? If so, what was her birth name? *Any* info appreciated.
Peter Cline, Sr, b. c1754 Germany
Am. Rev. Veteran from PA and VA, m. Elizabeth (Riffe?), pioneer of Logan and Pike Counties. Would like to know of any records which prove locations of Peter Cline before moving to Logan (then Kanawha/Cabell Co's) and a record for his marriage.
Hannah (Clevenger or Weddington?) b. c1800 VA
m. c1817 (Logan Co?) to William Cline, s. of Peter Cline, Sr, d. aft. 1860. Would like to find any records to confirm the parents of Hannah.
Hannah McNeely, b. c1800 VA
dau. of David McNeely, m. c1820, Benjamin Cary, removed from Logan Co. to Lawrence Co, KY c1842, d. aft. 1860 KY. Would like to find any information on the McNeely or Cary families.
Surname of Rakes
My father lived and married in Welch, McDowell County. My grandfather is Ballard Rakes, my father James E. Rakes.
Dee Rakes Chastain
REBECCA M. CARTER Born: Abt 1858; Died Abt 1921
I would appreciate any information regarding my paternal grandmother. I would like exact dates of birth, and death., to include her burial location. The best information I have is she died at Gilbert, West Virginia. Her father was Thomas W. Carter, and her mother was Catherine ???. Thank you for your time and effort.
243 Crooked Tree Trail
DeLand, Florida 32724
Tel: 904 736 9620
Dianah Elkins born about 1815 in Logan Co [??]
Dianah Elkins had about 6 children, she never married and some suspect her step father was the father of some/all of her children, His name was William McNeely and she lived with him and Rachel his wife and all the children, hers, and theirs in the 1850 census.Her children Arthur, Sarah Jane, Levicy, Druziaal, Matilda, and Harrison.
Any info appreciated,
sandy in fla
Phillip Carter II
I'd like to find the family of my father, Phillip Carter II, born to Frances Clark Carter and Phillip Carter January 14, 1934 in Logan County West Virginia. Cousins named Ruby and Crystal. His maternal grandfather, Robert E. Lee Clark. His grandmother's was perhaps Miranda Ferguson ( both from Kentucky?) This is all I know. My father died January 18, 1994 in Green Valley, Arizona. His wife is Hortencia Cano Carter and he has three children: Phillip Carter III, Melissa Ann Carter, and Dave R. Carter. He has five grandchildren! Jason, Sarah, Alexandria, Justin, and Andrew Carter. We would really like to find our cousins in West Virgina.MelissaC7@aol.com
Elizabeth Hinchman b 1800 Monroe, d 1854 Mercer
Married Benjamin Smith, Logan(then Cabell) County abt
1823, daughter of Wm. Hinchman & Mary Ann Perry.
Thomas Smith of Horsepen
Said to be half-brother to Joseph & Ephraim
Hatfield, possibly by Elizabeth Vance Smith Hatfield(?) Any
Zan Cremeans (b. circa 1843). Zan married Sarah Margaret Stephens,daughter of David Stephens. Does anyone have any info on David Stephens or his wife? Zan's father was Preston Cremeans & his mother Anna Eliza Angel. Any info on either of these people? Preston was born circa 1815. Zan had a son, Eli Washington Cremeans (b. 3/8/1875; d. 11/4/75) who married a woman named Anthela Sansom Anthelia/Anthely and Sansom or Sampson). She was born around 1884. I cannot find any parents listed for her. I understand she died about 1973 in Logan Co under the name of Stollings or Stallings (2nd husband). Any help on these matters would be greatly appreciated. I would consider paying for someone's time if they were expert & efficient in tracking down Lincoln Co data.
Searching for parents and/or siblings of Charles L. CLARKE bc 1829, VA, d? married Louise RAINES bc 1839. Son Millard Fillmore Clarke b 1857 in Rush Creek, VA(WV). Shown in 1860 census of Kanawha County, not found after that. All help much appreciated.
Mary Ann Perry First wife of William Hinchman and mother of Elizabeth born 1800, Kanawha or Monroe County VA. Any information most welcome. Elizabeth marries Benjamin Smith c 1822 in Logan and William is in Logan 1850 Census with new wife Nancy Stollings.
researching "BLANKENSHIP FAMILY" of southern wv., eastern ky and va. related families MCCOY, DAUGHERTY, WOLFORD, BAKER, LOCKHART, HURLEY.
Henry Timothy WALLACE and Mary Polly CLINE were listed at Ma-23 in the 1880 Logan Census. They moved to Rowan Co KY abt 1881. Her parents were William CLINE and Catherine STANDLEY. Mary had prev married Mastin CHRISTIAN Jan 17 1867. Mastin & Mary had 2 children, Louisa who died young and William who stayed in WV when they moved to KY. Henry T Wallas is listed in 1860 McDOWELL Co (Household #240 next to Mathias HARMAN) with Nancy ??. Henry enlisted with Confederate Army at Logan Courthouse under Cpt. Herrington in Apr 1861 and was discharged near King's Salt Works VA at close of war. His Confederate Pension Application had letters from Hiram CHRISTIAN and John BEAVERS for proof of enlist. I need info on parents and siblings of Henry Timothy Wallace. I would also like to know more of the family of William CHRISTIAN. My grandmother remembers a visit from her Uncle William in the 20's.
Need help in locating ULYSSES MCCOY b.1846 d. Jul 24 1897 & wife NANCY BLANKENSHIP b. apr 1852 d. unknown married mar 1868 at MATEWAN, LOGAN CO., WV appear in 1880 pike co.,ky census with
2 child. NANCY'S parents WILLIAM BLANKENSHIP and ELIZABETH LUCINDA ADAMS with children conley, mary, raleigh, isham, martha appear in 1850 tazewell co.,va census and 1860 pike co.,ky census believe to be in Mcdowell co., wv 1870 census, someone with access to the Mcdowell co census, do look up please.
BROWNING,MITCHEL K.M. b)Logan Co. Ky/Wv 1846? s/o Allen K.M. and Sarah Browning. Married Charlotte Witt in Calhoun Co. 11/21/1867. several of my kin are listed as being from Tazwell Co.Va. is this now Logan co.? Also looking any info on STARCHER,HUMPHREY(UMPHREY)who married LOVINA LITTLE>1869. I found them in the 1880 Calhoun County census but nothing before that. He is buried in Cohen Cemetry and she is buried in Baughman Cemetry could be a sign that they parted ways after 1882(last child born).
Looking for any information on J.T.Hensley or Lucy Vanatter.
Theresa Ankney Sun Oct 6 11:01:16 1996
PHILLIP ELLIS/ELIZABETH HINCHMAN
George Avis born 22 Apr 1818 SOMEWHERE in England. He came to Logan County in 1835 and married Elizabeth Ellis(believed to be
the daughter of Phillip Ellis and Elizabeth Hinchman) 14 Jan 1838.
I am searching for any information that may lead to his birthplace
in England or his parents.
Jim Avis Sun Oct 6 11:32:23 1996
I need help sorting out my Murphy family. I know Herndon Murphy was born in Logan county ca 1799. His father was John Murphy. I find many Murphy's listed in the 1850 census and think they are his brothers. Can anyone help me that has knowledge of the Murphy family? Also Herndon died in Tazewell County in 1854 but I cannot find him in Tazewell County or Logan Co.1850 census. Is there a reason someone might not be listed other than they did not live there?
Laura Larkin Wed Oct 9 17:07:57 1996
Looking for references to John BURGESS, born either 1853 or 1857, in Logan, WV, died 26 Feb 1930, in Stollings, WV, married Sarah WHITE, born 1858 in WV. One of their daughters, Polly Ann BURGESS, born 5 Dec 1888 in Logan, WV is my grandmother. I have no parentage for John BURGESS mother than his mother's name of Sarah ROBINETTE; and no information at all on Sarah WHITE's parentage. Anyone have any ties? Be happy to correspond and share information. Linda Arthur Tejera.
Linda J. Tejera Sun Oct 13 05:39:48 1996
I am looking for any information for Fred Epling m. Angela/Cora Lived at or near Logan WV. Had at least one known son, Daniel Epling m. Beckie Ray dau of Greeley Ray and Haley Tackett In Pike Co. KY 10-14-1925, later moved to Floyd Co. Ky. Marriage License listed DANIEL EPWORTH son of Fred and Cora Epworth
Fred E. Eplin Sun Oct 13 07:30:59 1996
Margaret Songer daughter of John Songer lived in Kanawha Cty by 1880 census. Married Henderson Bailey in 1881-82. Looking for original birth date and place, date of death and place, and any other facts about children etc. I am decendent of her first son Jacob Songer.
David L G Williams Fri Oct 25 05:57:49 1996
For many years I have been researching my HARRIS family of Logan Co. WV. My great grandmother Rebecca HARRIS married Elisha BISHOP in 1867 in McDowell Co. WV. Rebecca's parents were James and Mary HARRIS who appear in 1850 Logan Co.VA Census. James HARRIS along
with Simeon, Joseph, Barnes HARRIS appear in the 1840 Census of
Logan Co. VA Census. James and Mary HARRIS were believed to have
been Native American and also had 2 more daughters, Cloe and
Elizabeth who I assume married in Logan Co.WV before 1870. Has
ANYONE ever heard of this family? It is believed they came from
NC. Thanks, Doug Bishop
Doug Bishop Sat Oct 26 09:22:02 1996
BLANKENSHIP FAMILY SEARCH
Looking for cousins in the Appy Mountains of the Blankenship, McCoy, Wolford, Lockhart, Baker, Daugherty groups. Searching the BLANKENSHIP family with branches reaching into the above
Would like to share info that will compile a written history
of this old family of Pike, Mingo, Wyoming, Tazewell, Mcdowell
Buchanan, Raleigh, Mercer counties. Need your help, please --
A. Blankenship Wed Oct 30 18:05:16 1996
BURGESS, BROWNING, MULLINS, VANCE etc.
Researching the following Logan County families, Thomas Burgess and Wynna Caudle Key family; William Browning and Catherine Anglin family; Nathaniel Mullins and Margaret Peggy Wilson family; Thomas Riggins and Mary Dunn family; Reuben Browning and Polly Robinson family; James Brown and Millie Vance family; Abner Vance and Susanna Howard family; and David Toler family. Willing to share information on the ancestors and descendants of the above families.
Jim Burgess Thu Nov 28 01:26:17 1996
LUTIE ANN SARVER
Looking for information on my Grandmother Lutie Ann Sarver Jan. 2, 1889 Father John E. Sarver, Mother Cornella Reynolds. Any info. would help. Thank You.
I am looking for information about Pharoah or Faro Adkins born abt 1864
in WV. He lived in Logan CO with his wife Carrie Kilgore and his
children. He had a child named Rebecca Jane Adkins born 11-20-1886 out
of wedlock with Mary Evan Davis. I am trying to find out more about this
union and about Mary and Faro.
Sheree Belanger Wed Dec 4 12:55:11 1996
Looking for any information on Walter Mills, lived in Logan Co,
died there in 1961. Wife's name Catherine Mills. If anyone can
help me to know how to obtain records or any info I would
appreciate the help. Thanks in advance.
Kathy Jones Tue Dec 10 10:45:39 1996
HISTORY OF HUFF JUNCTION, MAN, WV
Looking for the history of HUFF JCT in Logan Co. My ancestors
were in the area during the 1800's and wonder if there
might be a connection for the name.
Jim Huff Tue Dec 17 11:01:29 1996
Looking for information on John Bell b c1830 and his wife Martha Belcher b c1833. In particular I am searching for any info on John Bell's Civil War Service. Also need info on William Bell b c1851, Albert Bell b c1878, and Burbus Toney b c1818. Other families in my research include: Workman, Haner, and Barker.
Jack D. Bell Mon Dec 23 07:56:39 1996
DANIELS IN LOGAN/MINGO CO
I'M RESEARCHING MY FAMILY TREE. MY FATHER'S NAME IS EARLIN (ELMER)DANIELS. HIS FATHER WAS EARL DANIELS WHO WAS MARRIED TO ADA MAHON. EARL'S FATHER WAS CHARLIE DANIELS AND HE WAS MARRIED TO MARTHA OQUIN DANIELS. THIS FAMILY WAS ORIGINALLY FROM LOGAN CO. IN THE EARLY 1800'S. THEY LIVED AT A PLACE KNOWN AS HORSEPIN. THEY EVENTUALLY MOVED TO WHAT WAS THEN KNOWN AS HINCH WV. THIS IS NOW KNOWN AS DEVON OR BEECH CREEK. THIS IS AS FAR A I HAVE BEEN ABLE TO GET WITH THIS FAMILY HISTORY. I KNOW THERE IS SOME INFORMATION REGARDING THIS FAMILY. I AM INTERESTED IN KNOWING THE RELIGIOUS BACKGROUND AS WELL AS WERE WE MIGRATED FROM. ANY INFO WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.
DANNY C. DANIELS Wed Dec 25 20:17:48 1996