Summers County Queries Archieves

Queries from Apr - May - Jun, 1997

The following queries were posted on the Summrs County WVGenWeb Project during Apr - May - June, 1997.


Jonathan Shaw Tue Jun 24 00:50:47 1997
Looking for information on ancesters of James Washington HOGAN b. 10-13- 1833 ?Bedford Co.,VA d. 1-30-1907 in Summer Co., WV and is buried in Crew's cemetry in Summers Co. He married 8-24-1854 Sarah Francis LILLY, d/o ???

Don Tinsley Mon Jun 23 12:02:09 1997
I am trying to find out info on Elkanah HUFFMAN. He move to Greenbrier Co between 1865 and 1870. he married a Margaret FULKNER in Greenbrier Co. His mother was Celia HUFFMAN, I am looking for anything about her I can find out.

S. Griffith Mon Jun 16 04:53:09 1997
Looking for any info on James Willis LILLY and Elsie Mae PACK, of Summers Co, WV, married about 1920, one known child LaThena LILLY Edwards bc1925. She died in Raleigh Co about 1990.

Martha Canopy Mon Jun 16 09:10:41 1997
I am looking for information about John N. WOOD (b. Sept 15, 1833), married to Virginia J. HUGHES. Their son, William Garfield WOOD (b. Nov 3, 1857) gave Fayette County as birthplace, but I could not find John and Virginia there. Any information appreciated.

Orland C. Allen III Wed Jun 11 13:45:08 1997
My grandmother was Lula I. COX. Her parents were Thomas D. COX and Elizabeth Goddard COX. I am looking for any information on the father of Elizabeth COX, his name was George W. GODDARD and he lived at Green Sulfur Springs, now Summers County. He married Mary Jane MCNEER. I would like to know where he came from and his parents names. Can anyone out there help?

Marilee Meador Jollif Wed May 21 10:30:00 1997
My mother was a THOMPSON, born in Summers Co, in Hinton. Married to Thomas Howard MEADOR, who was born in Mercer Co, WV, in Princeton. She is the dau. of Robert L. THOMPSON, who was son of John Booker THOMPSON, who was son of Harry THOMPSON, born May 10 1815 in Augusta Co, VA, and married to Catherine Sarah (Katy) McGHEE. I think Harry may be the son of Jesse THOMPSON, and Margaret HARRY, but am still searching for info. If anyone connects to this info, please connect to me!

Valerie Forren Crook Tue May 20 17:40:03 1997
I am looking for any information on Jacob Wesley SMITH and Bettie Ann CLINGMAN of Summers/Greenbrier Counties. They lived near Keeney's Knob. Both were born in 1871 and died after 1951. Who were their parents? Any information at all the CLINGMAN or SMITH family would be appreciated.

Ivan Cales May 13 5:00:00 1997 Tue.
Does anyone know anything about the Confederate Soldiers who were dug up from the Bertha Campground area of the Bluestone Public Hunting Area, and what was done with them??  If so, write me.  Ivan Cales, RR1 Box 220-AA, Alderson, WV 24910.

Susan L. Harris Tue Apr 8 20:04:50 1997
Seeking information on parents of Lucinda O'Della CALES (6/27/1877 - 1/26/1957)born and died Summers Co., married Sirus (or Sira) Rufus WILLEY 6/7/1894. Her mother's name was Rebecca ALLEN or FOSTER; father-Peter CALES. Peter Cales' father-Archibald Cales, mother Nancy C. WYANT. Rebecca Allen or Foster's father-John ALLEN or FOSTER. Any information on this line would be most appreciated. Lucinda was my ggmother. Other lines I'm searching in Summers/Monroe Co. areas: WILLEY, LILLY, SYMMS or SIMMS or SYMS, PAINTER.

Bill Pine Mon Apr 14 09:04:00 1997
Looking for information on John T. RINER (1836-1915). He married first, Mary Margaret PINE on 22 Oct 1856 and moved to Summers County. His second marriage was to Martha Ann KEATLEY on 22 Oct 1895, she is the daughter of Wilson KEATLEY and Martha ROLES. Did John T. RINER and Mary Margaret PINE have any children? Mary Margaret PINE was raised by her grandparents, Robert GWINN and Sarah in Monroe County, WV. Any help on the RINER family would be greatly appriciated.

C. Ann Irwin Fri Apr 25 19:20:28 1997
Looking for information on Javin BOWDEN, believed to have lived in Summers Co. and to have fought in the Civil War. My g-grandmother, Margaret is his daughter, according to family history (oral). She was born in 1886 and moved to AR around 1912, after marrying Homer PORCH. Any information would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

James Taylor Fri Apr 25 12:28:39 1997
Seeking information on a JOSEPH TAYLOR AND JAMES TAYLOR who mayhave served in 8th VA Cav. enlisting in Crumps. Would like to find enlistment papers on these 2, and information obout Crumps and it's part in the Civil War.