Posted Queries for March 1998
COX, SINNETT posted by John Sagert on Sunday, March 1, 1998

Need information on the marriage of Wanda SINNETT (of Walton, WV) and Cecil COX ca 1932-34. Marriage was in Roane or Kanawha County


HUSK posted by Dan Husk on Monday, March 2, 1998

I would like to hear from anyone who has Roane County stories, anecdotes, etc. about the HUSK family. Realize all will not be good news. My father, Floyd Arthur HUSK and his brothers were like many other scoundrels out of the hills, 50% good and 50% bad, with varying degrees between brothers


MCMILLAN posted by Wendy Hodgden on Friday, March 6, 1998

I would like contact with others researching Jordan MCMILLAN of Roane County, WV .... His father was Thomas McMILLAN of Beeler's Station in Marshall County, WV .... Thomas' father was Hugh McMILLAN who was born in Ireland and came to Baltimore, MD in 1771 .... Would really appreciate info on Jordan, glad to pay copy fees, etc


VINEYARD posted by Earl W. Green on Wednesday, March 11, 1998

I'm looking for information available on my great-grandfather, Rufus VINEYARD. He was born Feb 1858 (Spencer, WV ?) and married M. C. ? .... 10 children .... He died in 1942 and is buried in Clover Cemetery.


KISER, LUPARDUS posted by Brenda Witt on Sunday, March 15, 1998

Virginia Jane KISER LUPARDUS died Nov. 29, 1896 in Roane County. Does anyone know where she was buried ? She was the first wife of Peter E. LUPARDUS


MACE posted by Thomas Mace on Wednesday, March 18, 1998

I would like to get a copy of a birth certificate or record for Albert MACE, born 29 Apr 1907 at Henry's Fork, near Spencer. Would also like a copy of the birth record for his father, Isaac MACE


ARMSTRONG, GUTHRIE, MAPEL, MAPLE, MOORE, PATTERSON posted by Mike Crawford on Saturday, March 21, 1998

Researching Alfred MOORE (bn 28 Nov 1841, Greene Co. PA) a son of Thomas MOORE (bn 04 Dec 1809) and Rachel MAPEL/MAPLE MOORE (bn Feb 1810) .... Alfred married in Greene Co. on 20 Oct 1864 to Elizabeth S. GUTHRIE (bn 13 Nov 1846, Greene Co. PA), a daughter of Samuel and Nancy (PATTERSON) GUTHRIE ............... Alfred and Elizabeth MOORE lived at Peniel in Roane County in 1872. He was a farmer in Curtis District, a school commissioner and trustee. They had 4 children: Zora M. (bn 1865), Nancy W. (bn 1867), Margaret L. (bn 1868) and Virgie (bn 1877) .... Any information on siblings, parents, or grandparents of Alfred would be appreciated. I have traced this family back to Dr. John MOORE of Greene Co. who immigrated from Ireland in 1770 and married Hanna ARMSTRONG, both are buried near Carmichaels, PA .... This is part of my wife's family line


SPENCER, STARKEY posted by Jean Mayes on Sunday, March 22, 1998

My great-great grandparents were Samuel James SPENCER (bn 12 Feb 1819 in OH) and Nancy Jane STARKEY (bn 24 Jul 1822 in OH). They married 15 Jul 1843 in (then) Crawford Co., OH .... Both the SPENCER's and STARKEY'S were on the 1850 Wyandot Co., OH census .... On a later census Samuel indicated that both his parents were from Virginia. Would like to know the names of Samuel SPENCER'S parents and any additional info



My great-great grandparents were Joseph Anderson BUTCHER (1806-1844) and Eunice FISHER BUTCHER (1810-1890) who married in Lewis Co., VA. They had the following 7 children - all came to Roane County in the late 1850's : 1. John Webster BUTCHER (1828-1910) married Eliza GLAZE in 1852, Lewis Co. (my great-grandparents) Their children were:
  • a. Mary Lucinda (1853-1895) marr Napoleon HOFF on 19 Mar 1878
  • b. Sophia Eunice (1856-1939) marr Charles Thomas MITCHELL on 22 Sep 1878
  • c. Charles Henry (1859-1934) marr #1 Elizabeth BARR #2 Blanche TALBOTT
  • d. James Madison (1861-1932) marr Mary Estaline LOONEY on 20 Dec 1882 (my line)
  • e. Sarah Jane (1864-1891) marr James Madison WINE on 25 Mar 1883.
  • f. Isaac Everett
  • g. Margaret Mace 2. Nancy BUTCHER (1833-drowned early in life)
    3. Lucinda BUTCHER (1834-1885) marr Peter BUSH ca 1854 (2nd husband)
    4. Matilda BUTCHER (1835- ? ) marr William Harrison REXROAD
    5. Margaret BUTCHER (1839-1887) marr John FLESHER on 13 Mar 1859
    6. Wilson BUTCHER (1844- died in Civil War)
    7. Joseph Anderson BUTCHER, Jr (1845-1887) marr Phoebe Susannah NEFF in 1865 1-d - James BUTCHER and Mary Estaline LOONEY BUTCHER are my grandparents. They had 15 children. 1-e - Sarah Jane BUTCHER and James Madison WINE - really need help on this line. Would very much appreciate any help on these families. Need address for Larry and Peggy (FLESHER) STRICKLIN - Peggy wrote the article on George Adam FLESHER on pg 156 in The Roane County West Virginia Family History 1989


DYE, REYNOLDS, TANNER, TOLLEY, WOLFE posted by Sandi Carr on Monday, March 30, 1998

My gr-gr-gr-gr grandfather was Reuben R. REYNOLDS (bn ca 1780-90) who married Jean TANNER on 31 Oct 1805. She was a daughter of Edward and Rachel Tanner of Roane County .... Reuben may have been a minister who preached his first sermon at a church in Walton, (W)VA in 1826 .... Have the following information on 3 of his sons:
  • a. William (bn 1812) marr Mary WOLFE, dau of Jonathan WOLFE from Roane County
  • b. Benjamin (bn 1815) marr Hester A. DYE
  • c. Thomas (bn ca ?) marr Lucinda TOLLEY
    Any assistance with names of Reuben's parents, or info on Reuben and his family would be greatly appreciated


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