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posted by Cheryl Massey on Friday, May 14, 1999
Looking for anyone from Taylor Co who is also researching FARANCE or
names in WV or MD. Descendant of Henry FARANCE (b. c1765 - aft
1835) and wife Ann ALLDAY of Barbour Co; looking for their children's
descendants and parents of Ann. Henry was a Rev War Veteran from Maryland
Troops. Also interested in sharing info for any of the surnames listed.
MASON posted by Shirley
Potter on Saturday, May 15, 1999
MASON , Arena J. LDS site lists her as being born in Pruntytown,
Taylor, WV. in 1863. She married my grandfather. His name was Albean Carlton
McCUNE, b 21 Dec 1859. I haven't been able to find out any other information
or where they were married. Can anyone help?
posted by Betty Bryant on Sunday, May 16, 1999
Researching Alamander Grant WATKINS , b. 1818 Monongalia,Va, d.
1864 in Civil War at Cedar Creek, Va, m. Mary HARDIN , daughter
of Absolom HARDIN .
HALL posted by Mike
HALL on Monday, May 17, 1999
Looking for any information on an Elias John Edward HALL born in
Fetterman, Taylor, WV 25 April 1898. Served in the US Army from about 1917
SPEELMAN posted by Anita
Thompson on Tuesday, May 18, 1999
I am looking for information on Francis G. SPEELMAN b. abt. 1833-1834
in Ohio d. 8 Jan. 1897 in ? buried in Ridgeway,Harrison County, MO Union
Civil War Veteran in Ohio. Cythnia (?) SPEELMAN b.? in Ohio d. ?
? buried in Ridgeway, Harrison County, MO . They had more than 1 child
(information unknown) but my great grandfather was Charles D. SPEELMAN
? abt. 1874 in Memory, Iowa. Other names that appear with these are, Francis
M., Lewis L., Preston B., .From my research, (I believe these SPEELMANs'
lived in Memory, Iowa between 1864-1880 ). Wallis D. b.? 1882- ?1911 buried
in Ridgeway, Harrison County, MO Charles had 3 children 1) Chester R. b.
? Mar. 1897,2) Louis R. b.? Feb. 1898 or 1900, 3) Vallere Cythnia b. 15
Feb. 1902 all children born in Ridgeway, Harrison County, MO
posted by Nola Jones on Wednesday, May 19, 1999
I am trying to locate any info on:  John R . MOORE 1823 - b:
1823 in Va  Anna C. [? ] MOORE died before 1875  Sophrona
1852 - 1891 b: 1852 in Va. ?Marie has a child with John or George in
1875. Saphronia has a child with John R in 1878. I have 3 of the children's
death cert, and they have 3 different mothers in same census household.
Do we have a connection? Thanks!
posted by Jamey Wimer on Tuesday, May 25, 1999
I am looking for pictures of Amaziah Pattison BOYCE and his wife,
Elizabeth Victoria FLYTHE. They lived in Taylor County, near Grafton
in the early part of this century. They had 10 children. They are buried
in the Haymond Cemetery, 3 miles north of Grafton. Any information about
this family would be greatly appreciated.
posted by Connie Penquite on Sunday, May 30,
Searching for info on Patrick MCLAUGHLIN born 1828 in Ireland. Married
to Catherine. Son John was born 1860 in Taylor Co W Va. John married Bridget
, daughter of Edward GALVIN and Julia? Would like info on Patrick
MCLAUGHLIN , his wife, and the Galvins.
posted by Jennifer Mitchell on Saturday, June
Looking for information on parents of Rachel GORRELL born Feb. 6,
1825 married James F. CARVER in Marietta, Ohio about 1849 had a
daughter, Caroline, October 7, 1862. Any information appreciated. Will
BRUEHL posted by William
Craven on Monday, June 21, 1999
Looking for descendants of Charles F. BRUEHL b.1861 in Germany,
d.1935 in Rochester,Pa. married Margaret Grant, b.1869 d.1954. Entered
the U.S from Germany, year unknown, lived in Washington D.C., later moved
to Grafton, West Virginia, then to Ellwood City, Pa., then to Rochester,Pa.
He was a baker by trade. Children were, George Manuel,Edward, Charles (lost
a leg in WW1), Robert and Clara
STEELE posted by Brenda
Miller on Thursday, June 24, 1999
I am looking for the Steele Family Cemetery located somewhere in Taylor
County. Can anyone tell me where I can find it? Any help on directions
or on the location would be greatly appreciated. Thank You, Brenda Miller.
BREEDLOVE posted by Robert
Breedlove on Sunday, June 27, 1999
Looking for information on Gediah and Susan Martin BREEDLOVE .
posted by Norman Clark on Monday, June 28, 1999
Tracing ancestry of Jane Belle POE , b. 14 Jan 1869, Taylor Co.,
WV (in or near Grafton); d. 23 Apr 1954, Dormont, Allegheny Co., PA. Married
to Thomas Jefferson FAST . Mother: Mary Arbella ROBINSON .
Father: Stephen S. Poe. Any and all leads greatly appreciated.
posted by Dee Starkey on Tuesday, June 29, 1999
Rachael ( McCLASKY ) CURRY married unk. CURRY, child
Elizabeth. Elizabeth married Michael SPELLMAN . There is a Rachel,
Elizabeth and Melissa CURRY on the 1850 Taylor Co. census. Any help is