Posted Queries for April 1999
BISHOP, DRAKE, PARROTT, PATTON posted by Sandy Spradling on Wednesday, April 7, 1999

I am looking for the death date and place for William Parrott DRAKE, born 16 Sep 1850 in Kanawha County, (W)VA .... William's parents were Charles DRAKE II and Sarah Ann BISHOP .... On 28 Dec 1871 in Roane County, William married Amanda PATTON (born 31 Mar 1852 Kanawha - died 22 Apr 1911 Roane) .... Also curious about William's middle name, Parrott, I find no PARROTT's in that line .... Where did it come from? .... Hope you can help me


DRAKE, PATTON posted by Sandy Spradling on Thursday, April 8, 1999

I would like to have a copy of the obituary for Amanda PATTON DRAKE (31 Mar 1852 - 22 Apr 1911), daughter of William PATTON and wife of William Parrot DRAKE .... It may be on microfilm in the library at Spencer or Charleston, WV .... It might be in the newspaper one or two weeks after her death .... If it is not possible to get a copy of it, would appreciate knowing what it says


CAMPBELL posted by French Campbell on Thursday, April 8, 1999

I am trying to find anyone in Roane County who may have researched the CAMPBELL line .... I have completed the Kanawha County CAMPBELLS and have put out a book .... I would like to hear from anyone who has done any work on this family from either county.


FOX, HILBERT, HYLBERT, MCCUTCHEON posted by Barbara Roberts on Saturday, April 10, 1999

I have many Roane County roots and am always interested in finding cousins .... My main lines are HILBERT / HYLBERT, MCCUTCHEON, and FOX


ARNOTT, HAMILTON posted by Bridget Craig on Wednesday, April 14, 1999

I'm looking for information on Jenny ARNOTT, bn 14 Jul 1853 in Spencer, (W)VA .... She married Benjamin HAMILTON .... Jenny died 31 Mar 1931 in East Liverpool, OH .... Would like to learn about her parents and the children she had with Benjamin .... Thanks for any help you can give ....


ANDERSON, MCKOWN, NOE posted by Carrol Gray on Friday, April 16, 1999

Samuel Lewis NOE was born 02 Feb 1886, a son of William NOE and Elizabeth ANDERSON NOE (she died 16 Sep 1914) .... Samuel married Dorothy Alice MCKOWN on 17 Sep 1913 .... They had 5 children:

1 - Hubert Holland NOE - bn 29 Apr 1914 - died 03 Mar 1915
2 - Hildreth NOE - bn 06 Feb 1917 - died 15 Feb 1917
3 - Ella Marie NOE - bn 19 Jun 1918
4 - Chloe Virginia NOE - bn 17 Feb 1920
5 - Arthur McDonald NOE - bn 28 Feb 1922 - died 02 Feb 1948

Samuel died 09 May 1922 .... Would like to learn about his parents and siblings .... Believe he was buried at the Tawney Cemetery


PERDUE, SKEENS posted by Dorothy Bowles on Monday, April 19, 1999

Looking for information on my great-grandparents - James Harrison (Tobe) PERDUE and Margaret (Peggy) SKEENS who married ca 1850 .... Peggy was supposed to have gone to Kentuck, (W)VA, raised a large family and died in that area .... Any info would be appreciated


ROWH, WELCH posted by O E VanHorn on Wednesday, April 21, 1999

Seeking information about my 2nd great-grandfather's ancestors .... He is Lewis Henry ROWH, born 1821 - died 1882 in Roane County .... He married Rebecca WELCH ca 1850 .... Any information about his ancestors and descendants will be welcomed


DAVIS, MARTIN, MOORE posted by Joyce Palmer on Monday, April 26, 1999

Am searching for any information on the Robert L MARTIN family that lived in Roane County in 1924 .... Robert was born in 1869 and was married to Rebecca MOORE DAVIS .... He was an Elder in the Methodist Church and a Circuit Preacher at that time .... I would appreciate hearing from anyone knowing this family or knowing about any work Robert did for the Church .... Who could I contact concerning his vocation?


LOWE, MCKOWN posted by Carrol Gray on Monday, April 26, 1999

Looking for Susan Elizabeth LOWE, wife of Isaac Holland MCKOWN and mother of Dorothy Alice MCKOWN, Cora and Philip MCKOWN .... Have no dates of birth, marriage or death for Susan


SCHOOLCRAFT posted by Carrol Gray on Monday, April 26, 1999

Looking for death records for Margaret Etelka Lee SCHOOLCRAFT .... Have no date but she may have died in 1921


GREATHOUSE, HAROLD, MOORE, TANNER, WEBB, YOUNG posted by Richard Hinde on Monday, April 26, 1999

I'm researching the MOORE family of Spencer, WV - James Melton MOORE, born 18 Jan 1863 (Spencer) - died 1937 (Spencer) .... Between 1882-1911 he married Luverna Jane Greathouse .... Luverna was born 11 Jul 1866 in Spencer, to Isaac GREATHOUSE and Sarah TANNER .... She died 10 Jan 1947 in Spencer ....

James + Luverna (GREATHOUSE) MOORE had 2 daughters:
(1) Mary Louise MOORE (25 Apr 1884 Ernest - 06 Apr 1968 Spencer) married Okey Mack YOUNG and
(2) Etta MOORE (1885 Spencer - 1966) married Robert WEBB and a Mr HAROLD .... Any help with this interesting research would be greatly appreciated


CAMPBELL posted by French Campbell on Tuesday, April 27, 1999

I am researching the CAMPBELL name in Roane County .... My family came to Roane County in 1855, they were on the Kanawha/Roane line .... I am especially looking for John D CAMPBELL who was born 1825 in Franklin County, VA .... Also Elijah CAMPBELL, born 1785 in Franklin County .... Would like contact with others researching these names


DODD posted by Linda Criss on Wednesday, April 28, 1999

I am looking for the DODD family of Roane County, WV .... They have been found on the 1870, 1880 and 1890 census reports for Roane County


BOOTH, BOOTHE, CROMWELL, JACKSON posted by Joyce Mertens on Wednesday, April 28, 1999

The 1866 Roane County death record has an entry for Jane BOOTH, bn Russell County, VA. daughter of Charles CROMWELL, informant was Rachel BOOTH, daughter-in-law .... Does anyone know where she is buried and have any more information on her - Jane CROMWELL BOOTH? .... I believe she is the wife of Joseph BOOTH of Russell County, VA and that her children in Roane County were Charles BOOTHE, James BOOTHE and Eunice BOOTHE JACKSON


AKERS, CUCKLER, GRAHAM posted by Carole Eklund on Thursday, April 29, 1999

I would like to obtain an obituary for my Grandmother, Nellie Frances AKERS GRAHAM CUCKLER, who died in the Spencer State Hospital on September 30, 1954 .... She was born in Wyoming County and lived in Raleigh County .... If getting her obituary is possible, I will be happy to pay for copies + postage.


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