Posted Queries for August 1998
LITTLE, MURPHY, STARCHER posted by Barb on Monday, August 3, 1998

Trying to find info on Joshua LITTLE and Rebecca MURPHY .... their daughter Lavina was my great-great grandmother, who married a STARCHER .... any info would be appreciated


COBB, JONES, SMITH posted by Jerry Coffman on Friday, August 7, 1998

Looking for info on James Hewett Franklin COBB (1867-1932) in the Roane-Jackson area.... He first married Elizabeth Jane SMITH .... Next married Canney ? JONES ca 1893 and had a son ca 1894 named Lindsay COBB (or JONES?), who was later a school teacher .... Any information would be helpful


CARPER, KING, LEDSOME, STARCHER posted by Deborah Clark on Sunday, August 9, 1998

My grandmother was Hattie Forrest KING, a daughter of Joseph Preston KING and Sallie Maude CARPER .... Joseph's parents were William Rufus KING and Louverna STARCHER .... Sallie's parents were Shelton VanBuren CARPER and Susan Jane LEDSOME. Would like to correspond with others working these lines


DODD, STONE posted by Mike Dodd on Tuesday, August 11, 1998

Seek info on the ancestors of John DODD (bn ca 1786) and Sarah/Sally STONE who married in 1812 .... Was John's father William? John and Sarah were on the 1850 Monroe County, (W)VA census with their son John Snyder DODD .... believe John and Sarah died in Roane County, WV


BOGGS, RILEY posted by Elsie Cook on Wednesday, August 12, 1998

Looking for the parents of James BOGGS (ca 1823-1890) and Mary Jane RILEY (1824-??) who married 14 Sep 1849 in Kanawha County (W)VA .... They are on the 1850 and 1860 Kanawha County, VA census and on the Roane County WV census in 1870.


GOOD, PARKER posted by David Good on Sunday, August 16, 1998

Trying to trace down Okey R. GOOD (02 Oct 1880 - 18 Feb 1961), birthplace unknown. He married Mary Louise PARKER and had 4 children: Flava, Avrial, Elva, and Chessie. At least one son, Avrial "Dewey" GOOD, was born in Roane County on 14 Sep 1908.
Any info on this family will be appreciated


BOARD, BRADLEY, HARRIS posted by Karen Phillips on Monday, August 17, 1998

I am researching Franklin Pierce HARRIS (31 Mar 1861 - 03 Sep 1902) and
(Ruemma) Emma BOARD ( ? - 26 Oct 1943) who married 17 Sep 1885 in Jackson County WV .... Emma's parents were Miles BOARD and Mary E BRADLEY BOARD .... Would like contact with others on these lines.


ALLEN, COGAR, COGER, HAMRICK, PERKINS posted by Dean Mansfield on Saturday, August 22, 1998

Would like to learn the names of Eli HAMRICK's parents .... His mother's maiden name may have been COGAR or COGER .... Eli was born 18 Jul 1832, birthplace unknown .... He married Mary ALLEN 28 Feb 1851 in Jackson County .... after her death he married Sarah PERKINS .... Eli died ca 1900 in Braxton County.


RAINES, TANNER posted by Jo Ann Harris on Sunday, August 30, 1998

Would like info on the location of the graves of Jesse TANNER and Lucinda RAINES TANNER, buried in what is now known as Spencer Memorial Cemetery.


GREATHOUSE, MITCHELL, NUTTER, STARCHER posted by Charlene Ramel on Sunday, August 30, 1998

Seeking info on the family of my great-grandmother, Nancy C. MITCHELL NUTTER who was born 29 Jun 1868 .... She married Charles Clayton NUTTER in Roane County on 26 Jun 1887. Charles was a son of Levi NUTTER (1850-1912) and Sarah/Sally STARCHER GREATHOUSE (widow of Solomon) NUTTER (1826-1897). Both had lived previously in Roane County but made their home in Calhoun where Nancy died 19 Apr 1910 .... If anyone has information on Nancy or her family, I would be eternally grateful!


CLENDENIN posted by Steve Slesinger on Monday, August 31, 1998

I am trying to track Reginald French CLENDENIN, born on Rush Creek in Roane County on 16 Oct (ca 1853) who married Nancy CLENDENIN .... Their children are Elizabeth CLENDENIN (bn 21 May 1878 at Rush Creek), and Lorenzo ("Rennie"), Otto, Roy, and Utah .... Any help would be GREATLY appreciated.


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