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GORDON, WHITE posted by Dev Cook on Sunday, March 1, 1998

Looking for information on Isaac WHITE b. abt 1820 in Augusta Co., VA and wife Elizabeth GORDON b. abt 1824 in VA. They were married 11 Feb 1847 in Rockbridge Co., VA and had these children: Lizzie, John b. 10 Aug 1861, James, Emmie and Mattie. Need further info on family. Have info to share on decendents of John Lee WHITE's family which moved to Urbana, Champaign Co., OH.

DOYLE posted by Anne Gwaltney on Sunday, March 1, 1998

Allison DOYLE died in Augusta co. April 24, 1879, age 77. The abstract of Augusta co. death records does't list the parents of the deceased, if given. I am trying to discover his parents, either from the death record, or from an obituary. Do you know whether there are extant newspaper records for this time period? He had been a teached in Rockbridge & Augusta counties. The reference to his death record is R79-10, I believe that this refers to the year and line on page of the death register. Any help would be appreciated.

BUCHANAN, DUNCAN, EDMINSTON, HAYS, KEYES, KEYS, POTTS, SAWYERS, STEELE, WILSON posted by Bob & Suzy Wells on Wednesday, March 4, 1998

Samuel BUCHANAN b. Ireland d. 1783 Washington Co, Va. mar. 1783 Augusta Co, VA Martha KEYS Ch: Andrew (mar. Joanna HAYS Augusta Co, 1762); Robert b. 1733; Samuel Jr. b. 1718 mar. Elizabeth DUNCAN; John mar Gina Edminston; Moses mar. Elizabeth BUCHANAN (died 1823 ). Son Andrew 1739 Chester Co., PA d 1794 Washington Co, VA. Ch (some believed to have been born Augusta Co., VA) John (mar Jane KEYES, Polly POTTS); David (m. Margaret STEELE); Margaret; Eleanor; Hannah m. James SAWYERS; Mary mar John EDMINSTON; Joseph Chambers mar. Anne WILSON; Isabella m. Robert EDMINSTON; Matthew mar. Elizabeth EDMINSTON; Jane m. ? BUCHANAN. Searching for proof as well as descendants.

ALLEN, BASKIN, CRAIG, GARMON, HAMILTON, KEFAUVER, KESLAR, MURRAY, SHORE posted by Herman Spear on Wednesday, March 4, 1998

MURRAY HAMILTON CRAIG GARMON SHORE ALLEN BASKIN KESLAR KEFAUVER Am looking for any information on the above families from Augusta Co Va. would also love to have a copy of the tax lists 1800 and before for county. Have very little information of these families in Va. Herman Spear 5500 s edgewood dr. muncie,indiana 47302

BYRD, GORDON, HANGER, RUSH, WALTON posted by Lynne (Rush) Hundley on Wednesday, March 4, 1998

Seeking info on Edmund P. and Lutitia WALTON. Their daughter Margaret Beaden WALTON (born 24 April 1818 in Aug. Co, died 10 July 1889) married Allen Moses BYRD (7 May 1835 in Bath Co.). I have some records on Edmund P. WALTON, but can't tie into my Margaret yet. All help appreciated. Also searching RUSH, HANGER, GORDON in Augusta Co. Lynne Hundley

CASSITY posted by Schumpert Jones on Wednesday, March 4, 1998

Would appreciate information to verify William CASSITY. He was born about 1748 in Augusta County, VA, married about 1774 in VA, died 1821-1829 in Bath County KY. His father's name is reportedly Peter CASSITY, b.abt.1725 Devenish, Fermanagh, Ireland, died bef. 4/24/1792 in Randolph Co.VA. Thank you.

ASBURY, SIMMONS posted by Justin L Dingman on Thursday, March 5, 1998

William SIMMONS, b. abt 1774, spouse Margaret, married 8 Dec 1814, born in either Pendelton Co. WV or Augusta County, VA, died 1815. Father Leonard SIMMONS, b. 1736, Augusta Co, VA, mother Mary b. 1736. Only child I know about: Elizabeth Neomi/Oney SIMMONS, she married William ASBURY 30 Jan 1819 Botetourt Co, VA. Borth Leonard and John Simmons came to america from Rotterdam 0ct 7, 1751 on the ship Janet, Capt. William Cunningham. Any help on this family greatly appreciated. Justin.Dingman@PSS.Boeing.com

BROWNLEE posted by Mary K. on Thursday, March 5, 1998

Researching BROWNLEE Family....Andrew C. BROWNLEE, son of William BROWNLEE, Jr. Any info would be helpful.

TINKEL, TINKLE posted by Carma on Thursday, March 5, 1998

I am searching for any information on the TINKLE/TINKEL family. I understand that there were some in Augusta County in the late 1700's to 1800's. Thank you for your help.

ARCHEY, KNIGHTSTEP posted by Karen Barnard on Sunday, March 8, 1998

I would like to find more information about Lewis KNIGHTSTEP, b. 9 May 1812, Augusta Co, VA. A family story on how he got his surname is that he was found on the doorstep of a house at night when he was an infant. Supposedly he was raised by a shoemaker. He married Polly ARCHEY in Jackson Co, WV, in about 1843. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks! Karen Barnard 825 204th Drive SE Snohomish, WA 98290 ryanb1@ix.netcom.com

BURK, HOPE, MARTIN, STEELE posted by Gregg Freese on Sunday, March 8, 1998

Seeking information on the John BURK(S) family of Greenville, Augusta County. He had many children, among whom were daughters Elizabeth (m1 John STEELE; m2 John MARTIN) and Rachel (m1 Huston; m2 Nicholas HOPE). I would appreciate any help with this John BURK(S) family.

KING, WILSON posted by Laurie Schubert on Sunday, March 8, 1998

Am looking for the parents of Elizabeth WILSON born 4 May 1845 in Staunton, Augusta Co., VA. Her father's name is believed to be Robert. Mother's name is unknown. Elizabeth married 4 April 1866 to Martin Van Buren KING, location of marriage unknown.

CRISBY, DAVIS posted by Joann Loughrey on Sunday, March 8, 1998

I am looking for information on Sarah R CRISBY born in Virginia in 1823. I believe she was born in Augusta County. Married Jermiah DAVIS in 1842 in NJ. I would like any information on her, who her parents were and grandparents. I know she had 5 children, one being my Great Grandfather. Thank-You for your help.

BAIRD, BEARD, HATFIELD posted by Dave Abbott on Wednesday, March 11, 1998

Looking for parents of brothers Robert & John BAIRD/BEARD, immigrants from County Derry, Ireland. Robert, Revolutionary soldier, m. Sarah HATFIELD 1790, Augusta Co. These moved to Abbeville/Pendleton District, SC, later to Elbert Co, GA., then John to Madison Co., GA and Robert to Henry County, GA. Also looking for connection of Samuel F. BEARD, born SC ca. 1804, to these men.

ALLEN, DAWSON posted by Larry Gene Allen on Wednesday, March 11, 1998

Seeking information on my 8 times ggreatgrandparents,John R. ALLEN and wife Mary DAWSON ALLEN,Fairfax County Virginia 1800,last knowing place of residents befor moveing to East Tennessee. Children:Absolom R.Allen Sanford Allen James Allen..died in the Civil War of smallpox. Daughter:Delilah Ann Allen. I'm looking for place of marriage or parents of both. Thanks Larry Gene Allen

GARDNER posted by Glenda Brothers on Wednesday, March 11, 1998

Need parents & siblings of Samuel GARDNER B. 1787 VA. , md a Sarah....b 1792 NC. Lived in Indiana 1819-1827at least as they had 3 children there. I find him for certain in Keytesville, Chariton Co. Mo 1830. There was a Samuel GARDNER mentioned in the early tax recordsof Augusta Co. that might have been his father. The children's names were Elizabeth E., James M., Hutchins B., Samuel B., and Sarah Jane. Thanks Glenda Brothers

DENTON, KERR posted by Larry F.Kerr on Thursday, March 12, 1998

Looking for ancestries of my ggggg-father William KERR b. May 7 1744 Augusta Co.VA m.Oct.1792 York District SC Elizabeth DENTON d. Sept.1835 Benton Co AL

BEAM, BRAME, BREHM, WHEATRO, WHETRO, WITHEROW, WITTEREAU posted by on Thursday, March 12, 1998

John WHETRO m Elizabeth BEAUM. This family was in Augusta, VA @1830/40, first child born 1839. Would like to learn more about this Va family. I believe I can trace to this families but need amplifying information to continue. Appreciate any leads given.

FREE, LEE, SEXSON posted by Erlene Wells Watts on Thursday, March 12, 1998

SEXSON, William was born February 4, 1747 in Augusta Co. Va. to William Joseph SEXSON and Mary LEE. William Sexson married Leah Free in Montgomery Co., Va. on Jan. 1, 1785. He served in the Rev. War and later moved to Knox Co., Ky. Would like more information on the SEXSON, LEE, and FREE families. Thank you. Erlene Wells Watts at ewatts@tgtel.com

ANDERSON, SHEETS, STEWART posted by Erlene Wells Watts on Thursday, March 12, 1998

STEWART, Alexander m. Mary ANDERSON Augusta Co., Va. Had children: Margaret, Charles, Isaac, Anne, Mary, Elizabeth, Euphemia. He married second Catherine SHEETS and had a son William. Alexander moved to Knox Co., Ky. about 1798 from Lee Co., Va. If you have corrections to the above or information on the STEWART and ANDERSON families Contact me at ewatts@tgtel.com Thank you, Erlene Wells Watts

WILLARD posted by Clyde T. Willard on Friday, March 13, 1998

The parents of William WILLARD, are suspected of coming from Augusta Co. Va., sometime previous to 1755. Siblings of William are: Isaac, Joseph, Ann, Jean, Elendar, John & Mary WILLARD. Haven't been able to find data on anything before 1755. A friendship has been shown with Goodpastures

HOOSER, REINHARDT, RINEHART, SELTZER posted by Emily S. Hinderliter on Saturday, March 14, 1998

I am seeking info re: Hans Michael RINEHART/REINHARDT who was orphaned in 1751 and placed in the care of Mathias SELTZER by the courts. He married Elizabeth, surname unknown. After his death, Elizabeth married Jacob Van HOOSER and moved to Kentucky.Thanks for any help you can provide. Emily S. Hinderliter, Dothan, AL

LESLIE, LESSLEY, MCCUNE, PAXTON, WAGGONER, WINEGAR posted by Jane Leslie Newberry on Saturday, March 14, 1998

Need help with information concerning John LESSLEY, son of James Alexander LESSLEY and Sarah MCCUNE. John died in Montgomery Ct., VA before 1830. Have considerable data concerning this branch of LESLIE family. Jane Leslie Newberry

CHEATHAM, CHEETHAM, CHITTUM posted by Bill Cheatham on Saturday, March 14, 1998

CHEATHAM - Seek parents of James CHEETHAM, age 26-45, listed in the 1820 Augusta Co. census. He appears to have a wife, age 26-45, a son & a daughter 10-16, and two sons 0-10.

BURDEN, HUNTER posted by Robert Paul Sabin on Saturday, March 14, 1998

I am looking for the family origins of one Rebecca BURDEN. She apparently grew up and was married (about 1825) to Squire HUNTER in White County, TN. She is said to have been descended from a prominent family in Stanton, VA. Any assistance would be appreciated.

ALSBERRY, ALSBURY, BEALL, CATLETT posted by Tudie Alsbury on Sunday, March 15, 1998

Does anyone have any information about Charles and Thomas ALSBURY/ALSBERRY. They were in Augusta County as early as 1762/1767. They were listed in the Chalkley Chronicles and therefore substantiates that they were indeed there. ALSBURY intermarried with BEALL and CATLETT families. Thank you in advance

ADDIS, HAMMOND, HEFFRON, POWERS posted by Betty Thomas on Sunday, March 15, 1998

Looking for any info on this family. Ormus Doolittle HAMMOND, b. about 1852(probably in NY), died 1922. He lived part of his life in Waynesboro, Agusta, VA, but by 1903 he was living in Wyoming, NY. He married Fanny HEFFRON, (b. about 1852) and their children were: 1. Gertrude (Gertie), b. about 1873, married Pat POWERS 2. Estella 3. Jessie S., b. about 1878, she married unkonw ADDIS 4. Flora

GREGORY, PALMER posted by Paul V. Price on Sunday, March 15, 1998

I am searching for information on the family of Benjamin GREGORY and William PALMER, Jr., William Palmer married Jenny Chestnutt, Jan 12, 1790 in Augusta Co. VA, Benjamin Gregory married Joanna Palmer, Dec 21, 1818 in Monroe Co. VA (now WV), I have a copy of the marriage bond and a note from the Clerk of the Court naming Joanna's father as William Palmer and naming her brother as being Robert Palmer. I have information saying that William Palmer had the following sons, Robert, Samuel and Thomas. Benjamin Gregory and family is shown on the 1820 Augusta Co. census. Both these families later show up in the Rockbridge Co. census and then on to Washington Co. VA. I would like names of brothers and sisters of Benjamin Gregory and William Palmer, Jr., also would like names for the parents of Benjamin Gregory

EDWARDS, SMITH, TUCKER posted by John N. Smith on Monday, March 16, 1998

I am looking for information on James SMITH,b-1745 in lower Virginia, married Cassandra TUCKER, had sons, Samuel SMITH,b-1785, William SMITH,b-1782, and daughter Delila SMITH,b-1780. Delila SMITH married Isaac EDWARDS IN 1799. James SMITH along with Arthur EDWARDS, (a Welshman) moved to Mason Co. VA/WVA in 1802. Any help will be greatfully appreciated. J. Smith (Have over 3900 Smiths and related families in WV, Ohio, Missouri, Iowa, Kansas)

GRANT posted by Byron G. Hooks on Monday, March 16, 1998

GRANT; Augusta Co., Virginia, 1731-1820. I am looking for information on William GRANT. Born in Augusta County VA in 1731. Died in Anderson County, South Carolina. His children were William GRANT (1761- 1851) and Catherine GRANT (1788-1840). I'm interested in finding William GRANT's wife, parents and siblings.

CAMPBELL, CONNALLY, ERWIN, ERWINE, HAMILTON, IRVIN, IRWIN, MCGUFFIN, MELVIN, RAYBURN, REED, ROGERS posted by Patricia C. Davis on Monday, March 16, 1998

ERWIN/ERWINE/IRWIN/IRVIN/IRVINE-Looking for the parents and descendants of Jane, Margaret, Betsey, Polly, Rebecca, Ann, Alice, Sally, Mary, Joseph, Mary (Patsy), and Nancy ERWIN or IRWIN. They were all born in the late 1700s in Augusta County. Jane married John ROGERS, Margaret married Hugh CAMPBELL, Betsey married James MCGUFFIN, Polly married James HAMILTON, Rebecca married Charles MELVIN, Ann married James RAYBURN, Alice married Charles HAMILTON, Martha married Arthur REED(my ggg grandparents), and Nancy married David CONNALLY. Some moved on to Ohio. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

SNYDER, WHEELER posted by Joan S. King on Tuesday, March 17, 1998

Searching for parents and any information on Charles Michael SNYDER, b. October 16, 1870 in Staunton, VA. Siblings include: Elmer, Arthur, William, Emery and Blanche SNYDER. Charles married Corinne French WHEELER of Corpus Christie, TX in 1890's. They moved to Kansas where Charles died February 13, 1923 in Salina, KS. Charles was a Methodist minister in Kansas. Would appreciate sharing any information on this Snyder family.

BROWN, CECIL, PEERY, WITTEN posted by Susan Peery Lafaele on Tuesday, March 17, 1998

I'm looking for stories about the early settlers of Augusta County. I know that four PEERY brothers setteled there and later moved on. I am a descendant of one of them but would like to collect any history I can. If anyone has anything they would be willing to share, I would sure appreciate it. Some of the names they married into are WITTEN, BROWN, and CECIL.

GUISE, HAMMAN, NICHOLAS, RUSH, SIMMONS posted by Freda Routh on Wednesday, March 18, 1998

I am looking for information on the Peter GUISE Family with sons Nicholas, Peter, Phillip and John who owned land adjacent to Charles RUSH, John RUSH and Peter NICHOLAS in the 1780s.

COINER, HATTABAUGH posted by Edith Rush on Wednesday, March 18, 1998

George HATTABAUGH was born in Augusta County Virginia around 1760. He was married to Mary (Polly) COINER. I am seeking more informaton about him. He is my 4th great grandfather. I would like to know who his father was and where he was born. Any information will be greatly appreciated.

ELLINGER, LOWMAN posted by Roger A. Beach on Thursday, March 19, 1998

Any info and parents of John ELLINGER (b:4/26/1811 in Augusta Co.,VA -- d:6/25/1872 married Sarah LOWMAN 5/7/1834 in Augusta Co.,VA

EVANS posted by Maxine Evans on Thursday, March 19, 1998

Need information prior to 1870 on parents, siblings and ancestors of Hiram L. EVANS, who was born January 1842. He married Cynthia A. (maiden name unknown) who was born August 1846. Their children were: Laura A.,Walter L.,Benjamin T., Franklin and Charles B. 1880 & 1900 US Census shows Hiram L. EVANS lived in Augusta County, Middle River District, Virginia. 1870 US CENSUS shows Hiram L. EVANS lived in Augusta County, Mount Sidney P.O.

GREEN, HARRINGTON, PINKSTON, SMITH posted by michelle greene on Friday, March 20, 1998

I am looking for information on my gggg Grandfather, Elihu GREEN, who was born in Maryland in 1761. Elihu is listed on Augusta Co. Tax list in 1787 and in different court record books in 1788. Other names associated with Elihu are Captain Matthew SMITH, Anthony HARRINGTON, Edward GREEN and Millie GREEN. Ellihu was married to Elizabeth PINKSTON in 1791 and raised his family in Madison Cty, KY. His children were: Joel, Wesley, Willis Elliott, Dicey, Rhoda, Hardin Martin, Elizabeth, Nancy, Allen Duff and Elihu Jr.

FULTZ, HEISER, HEIZER, WARE posted by Nancy Allen on Friday, March 20, 1998

Looking for the names of the children of Samuel Heiser/Heizer Jr. b. 28 Feb 1781 Augusta Co., VA; d. 31 Jan 1832 Ross Co., OH; m. 28 Nov 1805 Mary WARE.

BAKER, BELL, HENRY, SCHUMACHER posted by Glenda Suit on Saturday, March 21, 1998

Looking for information on my 3rd Gr-Grandfather William Harrison HENRY b. 5-13-1804 in Augusta Co., Va. to James B. HENRY. William m. Sarah Schumacher b. 1804 in Va. They married in Licking Co. Ohio. James B. HENRY died when William was young and he went to live with his Uncle Billy. They moved to N.Y., Then to Ky. and then to Green Co and Licking Co. Ohio. In 1848 he moved to Cedar Co. Iowa and then to Harrison Co. Missouri where he died in 1881. I need ALL information on James B. Henry and his wife, other children. Related families may be BELL and BAKER.

NOBLE posted by Justine Miller on Sunday, March 22, 1998

Searching for William NOBLE and/or John NOBLE. There was a John NOBLE living in Augusta County (lower section) in 1756. Did he have a son named William NOBLE born abt 1751? In 1754 there was a John NOBLE living on the South side of Buffalo Creek of the James River. Any information on any NOBLE family in Augusta County will be appreciated.

JACKSON, STICKLEMAN, WEAVER posted by Karen S. Cox on Sunday, March 22, 1998

John STICKLEMAN married Elizabeth WEAVER in Augusta Co. Va.the 16 Apr. 1787. Their son George STICKLEMAN married Nancy JACKSON before moving to Gallia Co. Ohio. If anyone has any of these names in their family records I'd love to hear

, BEAVER posted by Marc Archer on Sunday, March 22, 1998

Searching for info on Abraham BEAVER, b. abt. 1812 in VA, may have m. Anna M. ____, and had children John W. b. abt. 1847, Mary U/V b. abt 1841, and Rachel C. b. abt. 1843.

GREAVER, LEICHLITER, LICKLITER, SNITMAN posted by Fielden Briet Nutter, Jr. on Sunday, March 22, 1998

I am researching my mother's family. Her maiden name was LICKLITER. I was told that at some point the spelling was changed form the German LEICHLITER. My gg or ggg grandfather had a carriage works in Staunton in the building that was later the White Star Mill. The Building still stands and I have been told that the White Star Mill's logo can still be seen on the building. My ancestors are buried in the Rose Hill Cemetary. If anyone has any information regarding this family, I will be happy to share what I have.

CAMPBELL, MCKINNEY, WALKER posted by Harold Williams on Tuesday, March 24, 1998

I am looking for the descendents of Alexander MCKINNEY who married Esther CAMPBELL, d/o John CAMPBELL and Elizabeth WALKER. Alexander McKinney died in 1793 in Fayette County, Kentucky.

HARMAN, HARMON, LOVE posted by susan harmon klein on Tuesday, March 24, 1998

I have been trying to discover any history of my oldest documented ancestor who died in Fairfax Co, Virginia in 1812. He was married to an Elizabeth LOVE and had sons that include Henry and William. He appears as early as 1788 in Fairfax County often with a Henry HARMAN. In looking for clues, I've come across an Augusta Co will in the HARMAN Genealogy book that lists a Jacob HARMON who died in 1764 and had a son and a grandson named Peter (also listed were Teawalt, Jacob, Elizabeth, and John). I also have a clue that perhaps an earlier wife/relative could have been Constance. Any help would be very appreciated.

BROOKS, STUART posted by Carolyn Fay on Tuesday, March 24, 1998

Any information pertaining to BROOKS family of Augusta County: James BROOKS (1804-1863), Eleanor Stuart BROOKS (1806-1880), Andrew BROOKS (1837-1863), William BROOKS (1838-1861), Charles BROOKS (1839-1920), Emmet BROOKS (1840-1867), Moffet BROOKS (1843-1862) and Mary Susan BROOKS (1841-1915).

BUCHANAN, SMITH posted by Roger Smith on Wednesday, March 25, 1998

Looking for information on Philip SMITH's family. He first shows up in Augusta County around 1746 and dies a year later. His son is bound out to Col. John BUCHANAN, his daughters Catherine and Elizabeth each go to seperate families. I believe his sons name was George and George went thru an apprenticeship under Mr. BUCHANAN. Any information about any of these people

MCINTOSH, MEYERS, PAUFF, TUTWILER, WEITZELL, WETZEL, WHETSELL, WHITSEL, WHITSELL posted by Jeralyn W. Lillard on Wednesday, March 25, 1998

I am researching the family of WETZELS, WHETSELLS, WEITZELLS, PAUFFS AND MEYERS. Can anyone give me information on Samuel WEITZELL and Elizabeth MEYERS who married 4 Dec 1810, Peter WEITZELL who married Mary PAUFF 26 July 1792, Salley WHITSEL who married George MCINTOSH 19 Sept 1796, Barbara WHITSELL who married John Eagle 27 June 1803 or Peter WHITSEL who married Mary TUTWILER 19 Oct 1796. These marriages all occured in Augusta Co. VA and I would like to know if these are siblings or who parents might be? I will share information that I have also. Thank you

CURRY, GRAGG, HALL, HEVENER, SWINK posted by Kristine Wade on Wednesday, March 25, 1998

CURRY, Isaiah, Augusta Co., VA, USA, 1778-1859. My great-great- great-great grandfather, Isaiah was born in 1778 in August Co. He died on 9 October 1859 . He married Abigail HALL on 10 August 180. I am searching for information on Isaiah and Abigail's parents as well as their children of which there were eight: John, William, Sally, Margaret, James, Anna, Elizabeth and Robert. Robert CURRY being my direct line.

FEARNEYHOUGH, LIFE posted by Kaye Fearneyhough on Thursday, March 26, 1998

I am researching FEARNEYHOUGH's, primarily in Rockingham, Orange and Albemarle Counties. I have received a copy of a marriage license issued in Rockingham County to William R. FEARNEYHOUGH and Anna LIFE. William's place of residence in 1902, when the license was issued, was Staunton, VA. Anna was still in Rockingham County. I am looking for any information you might have related to this couple. Thanks, Kaye Fearneyhough

CULTON posted by Andrea Weil on Friday, March 27, 1998

Looking for info on Joseph CULTON born 1766 in Augusta Co VA. He was a Rev War Soldier and was residing in Montgomery Co VA when enlisted. After much moving around he was in Morgan Co IN by 1834. He stated that his father was James CULTON. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks

OBRIEN posted by David J. O'Connor on Saturday, March 28, 1998

Interested in Dennis O'BRIEN and John O'BRIEN who were in Augusta County in 1860. According to the 1860 census, they resided together and were ages 35 and 30. The household included Dennis' daughters Ella (6 yrs) and Catherine (3 yrs), and John's son Dennis (5 yrs). I believe they later moved to Washington, DC were they connected with my O'Connor ancestors.

AILOR, HALL, HUFFER, JONES, LEDGERWOOD, OBAUGH, OREBAUGH, SILLINGS, TANNER posted by Sue Schultz on Sunday, March 29, 1998

John OBAUGH (OREBAUGH) b. July 22, 1789 Rockingham Co. VA d. Nov. 25 1872 Augusta Co.VA. Who were his parents and their origin and location.

NORMAN posted by Larry Norman on Tuesday, March 31, 1998

Trying to locate information concerning a Thomas NORMAN who apparently was a planter in Augusta County. I believe that Thomas NORMAN was the son of a Henry NORMAN who came from Stafford County. Thomas NORMAN apparently left Augusta County and moved to Surry County, NC in the mid 1700s. Any information on the Henry or Thomas NORMAN families would be appreciated.

FAITH, GALLOWAY, GLENN, JORDAN, LEACH, LEECH, OSBORNE, RAY, TRAVIS posted by Arleta Galloway on Tuesday, March 31, 1998

I am looking for solid information on John William GALLOWAY(Scottish) aka 3 Plaitt Bill (3 braids down his back) supposed to be born Buckingham Co VA. 1760 His son Adam shows up in Augusta Co with wife Sarah LEACH they were married 1811, but I'm not sure where. Another son was born Greene Co KY 1788(my line), another TN 1794. A note passed down through the years says that the family came from NC in a 14 wagon wagon train to KY Another note says Mr GALLOWAY spoke with a strong Scottish brogue. Another note says Mr GALLOWAY lived near Mr TRAVIS, Mr FAITH and Mr GLENN and another says they settled on the Waltrip Farm Daviess Co. KY. 3 Plaitt was a trapper, hunter. Some marriage information says he was married to Darkey RAY. Any and all information will be appreciated. Thank you. Arleta Galloway


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