Summers County Queries Archieves

Queries from July, August and Sept., 1997

The following queries were posted on the Summrs County WVGenWeb Project during July, August and September, 1997.

Sheila Kuziak Mon Sep 22 12:50:00 1997
I'm loking for information on the ancestors and decendents of THOMAS
M. RATLIFF b 1841 in VA. m DELILAH SHRADER the 25th of August, 1866 in Monroe County. d July 1921 in Summers County.  Known children: Laura A. b abt 1868, John W. (my g grandfather) b 23 July 1869 m (1) LUCY MOTEN (2)
LUCY VEST. d 6 Jan 1958 in Summers Co., Charles E. b 31 Dec 1871 m VIRGINIA F. HOLSTINE d 3 Aug 1955, Hugh R. b 17 Feb 1874 m CORA A. RYLING d 17 Feb 1935 in Summers Co., Wade H. b 3 Jan 1877 m LUZETTA J. WILLIAMS d 19 May 1926 in Summers Co., Robert L. b 3 Jan 1879 m NANNIE B. WILLIAMS d ?, James L. b 5 Mar 1881 m MARY E. MILLER d 22 Sep 1951 in Summers Co., LOVLETTE VA., A. b 12 Mar 1883 m FRED SHRADER d ?, Walter C. b Sep 1885 m ? d ?. Also looking for AMERICA RATLIFF who may be a sister of Thomas. She married a JAMES WILEY.
Robert J. Stevens Sun Sep 14 14:55:21 1997
I am looking for information on the family of J. DORSEY THRASHER who located at Forest Hill in 1876 where he married EMMA CAMPBELL 1/2/1881. His children were Horace C. b.10/6/1881, Claude L. b.3/26/1886 Dorsey Glenn b. 3/11/1889, died 9/15/1891, Paul G. b. 12/31/1892. J. Dorsey was a doctor and must have praaticed in Forrest Hill. I'm hoping there may be some living relatives still there. I have information on Thrasher clear back to Germany [DRESCHER/AUGENSTINE] I am related to FREDERICK THRASHER b. 9/21/1769 and NANCY FILSON by their daughter Rhoda born 7/10/1813. Frederick[Fredric] was J. Dorsey's Great Grandfather.

Janet Martin Tue Sep 16 09:51:01 1997
Would like to correspond with someone working on the following line: RICHARD DANIEL CLARK, Jr. s/o RICHARD DANIEL CLARK and NANCY JOHNSON/JOHNSON. Richard m (1) Mary Cline, (2) Edna Huddleston. Richard b 14 Dec 1851 Kan.Co. d 17 July 1901 in Summers Co. and buied in the Hilltop Cem. EDNA HUDDLESTON b 4 Feb 1854 Fayette Co. died 4 Dec 1955 Summers Co., buried Hilltop Cem. They had the following children: Charles Clifford b 3 June 1874, Coalburg, Kanawha Co., Sarah Letitia, Eva Mae died 2 May 1898 and is buried in the Hilltop Cem., Rosa Ellen. This family at one time lived in Huntington, Cabell Co.

 Linley Dameral Tue Sep 2 20:38:50 1997
I am looking for information on NATHANIEL ALLEN b.1811 d.June 11, 1903. He was a life long resident of Big Bend Tunnel, Summers Co. I do have the History of Summers Co., however, it doesn't go into any detail about Nathaniel's parents or genealogy. Also desire info on his wife SALLIE SMITH b.1808 d.1872.

EVELYN FISHER Thu Aug 28 19:16:07 1997
Interested in information on ALEXANDER FITZPATRICK SMALL I who married Nannie Jane White on July 4, 1888 in Nelson Co., VA. Lived in Talcott. Family included Jesse, Annie Laurie , Bessie Bell, Maggie, Edward Dewey, and Sadie Ray . Need information on the ANNIE SMALL/WILSON REED family. Believe Alex and Nannie buried in the Old Green Baptist Cem. at Alderson. Has this cemetery been catalogued? After Nannie died, Alex married a DELLA COLLIAS on 7-10-1919 in Union. Any information on this person. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

S. Griffith Sun Aug 24 10:37:04 1997
I have much info on WOODRUM, MEADOWS and GARTEN in the part of Monroe Co that became Summmers in 1871, will share info as time permits. 

Vanessa McLaughlin-Dumrauf, Sat Aug 2 20:37:13 1997
I am looking for information on my great grandparents, JAMES JEREMIAH MCLAUGHLIN married to MARGARET JANE COULTER. James was an Irish immigrant from Donegal Co. He likely came around 1860's. Margaret was born in Pocahontas Co. Feb. 15,1860. They had four sons, James, John, Thomas, and Theodore Warren. My grandfather, Theodore Warren was born January 1, 1905 in Jumping Branch. Any info would be welcomed.

Rita Nuytens Wed Jul 30 22:18:37 1997
I am looking for any information on the GRIMMITT family from Hinton WV My grandmother was HELEN GRIMMITT-PATITUCCI her parents were ODESSA WILLIAMS -GRIMMITT and UYLESSES GRIMMITT. It is belived Uylesses had a wife before Odessa. I do not know her name. There were no children. I belive Uylesses died in the late 20'S or early 30'S Odessa died in the 1960'S in Beckley WV.

Randy Sue & Jim McKeever, Thu, 03 Jul 1997 17:36:04 PACK and LIVELY families I am researching the family of Loammi PACK who was born in Summers County May 20, 1791 and married Jane LIVELY July 2, 1811 in Monroe Co West Virginia. I would like to more about Loammi's parents and siblings. I would also like to know more about Loammi and Jane's children. I do know that Loammi died July 26, 1858 in Brush Creek Monroe Co W Va. Any information will be greatly appreciated as I do not have any further info on the above families.