Posted Queries for April 1997
NAYLOR, THOMPSON, THOMPSONS posted by Mryl Thompson on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Researching the Roane Co. families of St.Clair and Emeline THOMPSON...St.Clair and Rebecca (Naylor) Thompson and Jefferson and Lucretia"lucy" (NAYLOR) THOMPSON these families were from Geary Dist...Children of the two THOMPSON brothers that married the two Naylor sisters...Jefferson Davis, John W.,I.W. thompson, Shelton W.,Rebecca jane,Calvin D., Clara Elen, Lue, Virgil Clarence also these children of Jefferson Davis Thompson and Mary Jane (Mullins) Clarence, Lida M., James Francis, Willard, Ezra, Goldie M.,Robert, and Evelyn...if you have a connection to any of these THOMPSONS from Greay dist. Roane co...please contact me..

 

STEWART, WOLF posted by Kathy Daily on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Have info from Jackson Co. Wv Marriage Index 1831-1879 that my great,great grandmother was from Roane Co. Her name is Savilla (or Sarah Jane) STEWART. She is the daughter of John and Lucinda Knopp STEWART. She was born about 1847 and married in 1869 to Charles Parsons WOLF from Jackson Co. Savilla had brothers and sisters: Alexander, William P., Catherine, George W. and Luella. Any one know of this family??

 

SMITH posted by Joyce Hickman on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Henry and Sarah SMITH: Henry born around 1820 and Sarah around 1828. They are listed on Kan. Co. census of 1860 and 1870. The moved I believe to Roane County because on Death Cert. and Marr. license two children list Roane Co. as where they came from.

 

HUNT, PARSONS posted by Robert F. Parsons on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

I am searching for the family of Rachel PARSONS, b. 3-2-1844, d. 3-5-1929 in the Amber Ridge area of Roane County. She married William M. HUNT on 8-30-1865. I would greatly appreciate any help.

 

MCELWAIN posted by George Tinney on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Looking for cemetery by name of Winter-Ball Cemetery.It is suppoosed to be located in area of Arnoldsburg, Roane County. Looking for grave of Tunis MCELWAIN, b. Aug 19, 1773, d. Nov 4, 1851

 

HARPER, JACKSON, SWORD posted by Debbie DeHart on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Interested in exchanging information with JACKSON, SWORD, HARPER descendants. I come from the Jackson's in Russell/Buchanan Counties of VA and feel the key to the mystery is in Roane.

 

BROWNING, DRENNEN posted by Donna Shouldis on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Does anyone have any information on DRENNEN, Charles M. b. mach 20, 1891 d. June 4, 1973. He was married to Rosa Alice BROWNING, to the best of my knowledge he has lived in Roane County all his life. I would appreciate any information. I am looking for information and address of Kirkhart Cemetary in Newton WV, Roane County. It was also named King Cemetary recently. Can you help with the history behind this cemetary?

 

HOLCOMB, LYONS, OBRION, SANDS posted by Ron Elliott on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Seeking information on Samuel LYONS b. born 1803 died ? married Elzena or Elzara OBRION, (possibly Mohawk Indian.) Son of Samuel was William Perry Lyons, b.3/20/1861 in Roane County, WV d. 3/18/1936 in Clay County, WV. Married (1) Sarah J. SANDS (2) Martha HOLCOMB. Samuel was my gg grandfather, William Perry Lyons was my g grandfather. Any information will be sincerely appreaciated.

 

LOWE posted by Cynpowers@aol.com on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

I am looking for any information on my Grandmother Eva Gay LOWE. I recently found out she may have been born in Roane Co. She was born In 1899 in either Sept. or Oct. She alway celebrated her birthday on Oct 19th but Social Security Death index list's it as Sept. 19th. The only thing I know is she was from a large family (maybe as many as 17-19 bothers and sisters) though I believe they were mostly if not totaly bothers.Any help would be great. Thank you,

 

HARPER, HUNT, JACKSON, SWORD posted by Debbie DeHart on Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Looking for information on Jeremiah SWORD and his wife Rebecca who was a Jackson from Russell Co, VA. Listed in the 1880 Census. Both born between 1805 and 1810. There is a mystery about Rebecca and her sisters. I come from one of them who lived in Russell Co, VA. Also seeking Harper information on the other Asa Harper who was married to Eleanor Jackson. As well Thomas JACKSON and descendants of Roane. I have lots of JACKSON HARPER HUNT info to share.

 

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