Posted Queries for January 1997
COTTRELL, PETERS, WAGGONER posted by Glen Foster on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Looking for information on the COTTRELL family, in particular Gilbert COTTRELL. He was married to Nancy Emeline PETERS. Also looking for info on the WAGGONER family. Gilbert's mother was Maria WAGGONER. Gilbert served in the 60th VA Infantry during the war between the states. His two uncles, Samuel & John WAGGONER served in the same country.


GREATHOUSE, LONGFELLOW posted by Dean HAMPTON on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Interested in finding any information on the " GREATHOUSE & quot; family of Roane Co. Also interested in finding information about Mary Electma LONGFELLOW.


ADKINS, CARPER, CURTIS, ODELL, RUNNION posted by Monica NELSON on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

: I am just beginning my families genealogy. My great grandfather was Lonnie W. ADKINS & my g-grandmother was Ethel RUNNION; both of Pigeon, Roane County, WV. Lonnie's mother was Anna Suzanne ODELL, she married Isam ADKINS. Ethel's mother was called HUD, she married Jim RUNNION. I am also searching for information on the parents/grandparents of Richard & quot; Bud & quot; Bennett CURTIS. He was first married to Zillie CARPER, then to Flossie ADKINS. (my grandmother). This is a side branch of the family which needs some information for college soon. I am very willing to share what info I have.


MCKINNEY, PHILLIPS posted by Tim Ramsey on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Seeking parents of Mary MCKINNEY, b. ca. 1809 VA married J Levi PHILLIPS b ca. 1805. Randolph Co. marriage DEC 1826 Randolph Co. Levi PHILLIPS listed 1830-40 Randolph census, 185o Barbour Co., & 1860 Roane.


FLEMING posted by Charlotte Fleming on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

I've been told that there is an article about the Hamilton/Clarissa FLEMING family on page 171 of the Roane Co. WV Family History. Can you check this out for me & let me know what the article contains? Clarissa FLEMING was my g-g-grandmother.


RIGGS, SHORT posted by Jack Short on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Any information on Joel SHORT b. 1789 N.C. m. Nancy RIGGS in Stokes county N.C. on 8 AUG 1811. Joel lived in Pittsylvania Co. VA, then moved to Botetourt Co. VA. He finally settled in Spencer, WVa along with his son Hiram SHORT & family. I have a declaration for Pension for the War of 1812 for him that was submitted in 1871 from Spencer showing he was still alive then but I can not find out when he died & cannot determine who Joel's father was. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks in advance.


MURPHY, NUTTER, STARCHER posted by Debbie Robinson on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

I am researching the STARCHER family lines with Humphrey STARCHER b.2 JUL 1831 in Lewis or Kanawha Co. He m. Levina MURPHY 14 MAR 1867 in Roane Co. Humphrey's parents were Abraham & Elizabeth (NUTTER) STARCHER. I need to locate Abraham's census records to determine the rest of his children & possibly who Abraham's parents were. I have been unable to locate Abraham or Humphrey in the 1860 or 1870.


ROMAINE posted by Cynthia Fulcher: on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Need parents & siblings of Ruas Izura ROMAINE b. ca 1860 WV m. 26 JUL 1879 Meigs Co. OH. Any response will be appreciated.


HIVELY, HYPES posted by Richard L. Hively on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Looking for the parents of Rev. John HIVELY who came to Roane Co., (W)Va around 1854. Rev. John married Margaret HYPES in Giles Co., Va. Have a lot of his descendant information, but NO ancester information.


HARPER, HARRIS, LONGFELLOW posted by Jill Parry on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Am requesting help in locating information regarding Michael and Martha (HARRIS) LONGFELLOW. Michael was born 30Apr1833 in Maine and m. Martha in Morgan Co. OH in 1852. Later moved to Roane Co. Daughter Hattie Belle Longfellow (b.20Feb1865) m. John Newton HARPER (b. 27July1854). Willing to share info, too.


EARNEST, JACOB, SEABOLT posted by Charles Seabolt on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Seeking information on the SEABOLT surname. My ancestry includes EARNEST SEABOLT (1886 - 1947), WM. W. SEABOLT (1866 - Abt 1904), WM. G. SEABOLT (1828 - Abt 1900), and JACOB SEABOLT (1804 - 1883)


BUTLER, KEE, PARSONS posted by Mark Wright on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

Joshua Peter PARSONS (s/o Nathaniel and Elizabeth (KEE) PARSONS) married Malissa Jane JAMES (d/o John and Susannah (BUTLER) JAMES) on 1 Oct 1876. The families involved have resided at various times in Gilmer, Braxton,Calhoun, Jackson, and Roane Counties (doesn't that help?), but I don't know where Joshua and Melissa were married, lived or who their children were. Anybody with info on this family?


JONES, MCCLUNG posted by Brenda Jo on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

I am searching for info on my great-great grandfather. He was Allen K. JONES b 5-1828 Russell Cty? VA d 1908 in WV m Delilia (MCCLUNG). I have info of the family up to him but it ends there. My aunt believes Allen's father was Abraham JONES but she isn't sure. The family came from Russell or Botecourt Cty's VA. I do not know his siblings,etc. All help and info will be greatly appreciated. Thanks!


BOGGS, FERRELL, MCCARLEY posted by Ruth Hall on Wednesday, January 15, 1997

I am researching the names of MCCARLEY, BOGGS, FERRELL. Particulary Eveline Elizabeth FERRELL, Father John L. Ferrell, Mother E.E.?, believed to have been born in Roane County, WV. She was married in Gallia County Ohio to Robert B.McCARLEY on 4 June 1879. Agnes Nancy BOGGS born abt 1810? Married John McCARLEY in Gallia County on 28 April 1833. She is believed to have born in Greenbrier County, WV.


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