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Belmont County, Ohio, Posted Queries for

Belmont County, Ohio

Posted Queries for November 1999

CULVER, MYERS posted by dot on Tuesday, November 2, 1999

MYERS Looking for Caroline (Myers) Culver. Born aug.02,1881. Possibly in Belmont. Died sept.28,1942. Married John Joseph Culver. Looking for siblings and Parents. The 1880 census has John Joseph Culver 7yrs in Ohio Co., WVA

KIRK, PITNER posted by Debbie Moors on Friday, November 5, 1999

I've just started researching the Pitner branch, back to Levi (1849), George, John and Hattie Pitner. George may have married an Elizabeth Kirk in Belmont Co. around 1868.

KIRK, PITNER posted by Debbie Moors on Friday, November 5, 1999

Trying to locate information about George W. PITNER who married Elizabeth KIRK in Belmont County in or around 1868. I'm trying to find any PITNERs in the area, or to learn if Elizabeth may have died young, and George remarried.

WORKMAN posted by Rae Workman on Saturday, November 6, 1999

Am seeking information on Rose Hill Cemetery in Pultney Township, Belmont County, Ohio. Is it still being used and who would I contact for a list of persons buried in this cemetery? I believe there may be some WORKMANS buried there. Any information will be gratefully received.

FOSTER, HENDRICKSON posted by Rev. Dr. Doug Showalter on Sunday, November 7, 1999

Seek Levi FOSTER who appears in the 1820 census of Belmont Co., OH in Pease Twp [p. 240]. I wish to see if this is Frederick Levi FOSTER [b: abt 1792, MD], brother of John J. FOSTER [b: 1793/98/99, MD], who both appear in the 1830 Columbiana Co. census in Washington Twp. John married Fanny HENDRICKSON in Harrison Co., OH in 1822. She was a sister of Solomon HENDRICKSON of Columbiana Co., OH. My web site contains more information on these families. I appreciate any help, Doug Showalter

PENNINGTON posted by Larry Shafer on Wednesday, November 10, 1999

Looking for information on the family of Otho PENNINGTON (1836). Other PENNINGTON'S with Belmont connections Jesse, John and Richard. Otho is shown on the 1850 census as part of Richard's family. However, John is listed as his father on his death certificate. Have other information that said he was Jesse's son, but moved in with Richard when Jesse died at an early age. Trying to sort everything out, so any information on the above will be greatly appreciate.

PRATT, WORKMAN posted by Rae Workman on Thursday, November 11, 1999

Seeking information on Belmont County PRATTS. I am especially interested in India PRATT who married Miles WORKMAN in Belmont County on January 11, 1882. They had three children born between 1885 and 1897. India passed away sometime between September, 1897 and 1900.

BONHAM, HOWELL posted by Patt Carnevale on Friday, November 12, 1999

HOWELL John and Elizabeth (Bonham) HOWELL. Do you have any children for these two. I have a 'maybe list' of Joseph Jacob John Benjamin Eliza Hiram Gilmore. If anyone recognizes these names I will share my info. John and Elizabeth migrated from Loudon VA to Belmont Cnty in 1814.

MARKEL, MERRICAL, MIRACLE posted by Jean M. Anderson on Sunday, November 14, 1999

can anyone furnish me with info into geneopogy of the surname Miracle, Marickle, Merrical, etc. Samuel trying to find info on brothers and sisters of my great grandfather Samuel (David?) Miracle and his wife Nancy Agnes (Johnson?) There are over 10 spellings of name.

BROYLES, MARSHALL, PETERSON posted by Lyn Cook on Sunday, November 14, 1999

G-grandparents were George David PETERSON and Rhodey (Rhoda) PETERSON nee BROYLES. Children were Nanny Susan PETERSON (1898-1987), Robert M. PETERSON (d. 3/19/53 in Martins Ferry mining accident), Ernest John PETERSON, LeRoy W. PETERSON. Robert had a son, Elmer PETERSON. Other names could include: Freda, Fannie, Florence, Eddie, Warren, Cecil, Cleda and Jenny. I'm anxious to correspond with anyone who wants to share information about this family.

MITCHELL, REYNOLDS posted by Jeff Hendricks on Sunday, November 14, 1999

I am lookin for info on the following. I have a marriage date of December 31, 1840 for John & Lydia Mitchell married in Belmont County, OH. This a partial amount of info on my Mitchell/Reynolds line. These individuals were mainly from WV/OH border around St. Mary's, West Virginia. The census states that Keturah's parents (John & Lydia Mitchell.) were from PA. Seeking any info on the following. 1. John Mitchell married Lydia Wilkenson. Children: William, Isrial, John, Samuel, Joseph, Harry, Susan, Alexander, Jane & Keturah. 2. Keturah Mitchell born April 24, 1853 and died May 17, 1915. She married Franklin Adolphus Reynolds born March 18, 1854 and died March 12, 1899. Their children: Oscar Alvin Reynolds 11/8/1876 - 8/6/1954 Lottie Reynolds 2/5/1878 - 11/7/1959 Delvan Clyde Reynolds 2/13/1880 - 4/25/1953 Bernard Ross Reynolds 8/29/1882 - 5/19/1949 Ollie Mae Reynolds 2/13/1884 - 2/18/1884 Blanche K. Reynolds 10/29/1886 - 8/11/1973 Any info on this line would be appreciated. Please email me if you do have info as I do not frequnt this site. [email protected]

JACKSON, MATTHEWS, PEARSOM posted by Estaline White on Sunday, November 14, 1999

Thomas A. Jackson Born in Belmont Co. Oh b ? d? married Mary Jane Matthew 25 Oct 1877 b SMith Township approx. 1859 2nd wife Claymize P. Montgomery 19 Dec 1889 Need more info on Need parent of Thomas and Mary Jane if Possible birth and Death dates on all please Also infor on Richard Edwin Pearson Ancestors

SHUMAN posted by Lew Miller on Monday, November 15, 1999

SHUMAN, Boston (ATLAS), Belmont Co.,Somerset Twp. Seeking info on SHUMAN clan in Belmont County. Also looking for any info on Boston or Atlas, Ohio, and listing for cemeteries in Boston. Thank you.

BURSON, MOORE posted by Moore, Margaret on Monday, November 15, 1999

Belmont county residents Lydia Ann BURSON (25/Sep/1816) married Henry Rosenberry MOORE (25/Apr/1804) in Harrison County on 12/May/1832. Abraham MOORE signed for Henry and Lydia's father, Jesse, signed for her. Who were Henry's parents and siblings? His children were Martha, Sarah, James Isaac, William, Henry, Joseph, David Burson and Shannon.

BARRETT, LEWIS posted by Marsha Parker on Tuesday, November 16, 1999

BARRETT, Thomas b 1766 m Hannah LEWIS, children (11) Sarah, John, Hannah, Jane, Mary, Phoebe, Nancy, Harriet, Harrison, Hugh, and Henson. Thomas ived in Belmont Co. from about 1806 till his death in 1837. Looking for parents, siblings, and birth origin locations for either Thomas or Hannah. Some indication he was born someplace in Virginia.

GUTHRIE, TOZIER posted by Cindy Spaulding on Wednesday, November 17, 1999

Need more info on a Guyan? S. Guthrie mar. 1839 Belmont, Ohio to Adeline Tozier b. 1806 Maine

FORNEY, FORNI, GOOD, PFEFFER, PITNER posted by Debbie Moors on Friday, November 19, 1999

Machabeio (Maccabe) Forni, b. 3/8/1800 and Margretha Pfeffer (b. 1/1/1816) married in 1834. They met on the ship coming from Switzerland/Germany, and settled in what was called Switzerland Township/Powhatan Point, OH. They had 11 known children, who married and added the names Fraley, Good, Downing, Fankhouser, Dankworth, and Friediger to the family tree. I also found mention of an *A. Dotta, cousin* and a *Mr. W. Luthi, very good friend* whose farms were all adjacent with Maccabe's.

COTTS posted by Bruce Cotts on Sunday, November 21, 1999

Looking for info on Edward COTTS born in Bridgeport 1875 - died in Bellaire 1928

COTTS posted by Bruce Cotts on Sunday, November 21, 1999

Researching Thomas Cotts, Sr. born Bellaire 1880, George Cotts died Bellaire 1961,

HUTCHINSON, TERRY, WHARTON posted by Carolynn Leblanc on Monday, November 22, 1999

John WHARTON b Mar 3, 1842 in Ohio. I believe he is related to Ezra L. WHARTON (b Jul 3, 1824) born near Wheeling who was the son of Amos WHARTON/Hannah HUTCHISON. Amos was the son of Ezra WHARTON/Martha TERRY. John WHARTON was married to a Sarah unknown before 1864 when their daugther was born in Illinois. Need parents/sibling names for John as well as marriage date.

BYERS, MANN posted by Christine Sykes on Wednesday, November 24, 1999

Searching for any infomation pertaining to Byers/Mann family Garret Byers m. Anne or Nancy Mann daughter of Garret Byers was a Margaret Byers b. Jan 8, 1825 Somerton Belmont Co. Ohio d. April 3, 1852 Malaga, Monroe Co. OH m. Smith McNichols March 10, 1910 Belmont Co. OH

BYERS, MOORE posted by Becky Valdez on Thursday, November 25, 1999

I'm looking for my gggg grandmother, Malinda MOORE. She was born 20 Sep 1823 (not sure where)and she lived in Belmont County. She married George BYERS 2 Dec 1841. She died 11 July 1890. I have no information on her siblings, parents, etc. I am desperate for anything!! She has been a hard one to locate. Thank you for any help

BARRON, CAPSTACK, CAPSTICK posted by Tim Capstack on Thursday, November 25, 1999

Looking for David and William BARRON -- David married my ancestor Elizabeth CAPSTACK (formerly CAPSTICK) in Belmont Co. in 1840; William at one time lived with Elizabeth's son Jonathan and later vouched for his naturalization. There is also a Sarah BARRON listed in the Belmont 1840 census, could they we related? Thanks in advance...

HAWES, PERKINS posted by Janet Uhde Krompier on Saturday, November 27, 1999

Looking for info on great grandparents who were in Belmont county in the early 1800s. This includes: John Haw(e)s and Hester Perkins who married in Belmont County in 1822. John's mother's name was Ann and he had 4 siblings. John was born in 1803 in Maryland. They lived in Belmont County for about 20 years. Thanks!

CAMPBELL posted by Marie Bayles on Monday, November 29, 1999

I need some Civil War enlistment information... I am researching James R. Campbell of Belmont co., Ohio, he was supposed to have been in the Civil War, there are 74 James Campbells from Ohio that enlisted. What outfit would my James Campbell most likely signed up with if he enlisted at the county seat.

BABB posted by Coral Babb on Monday, November 29, 1999

Peter family came to Belmont Co Ohio c1780 from Scott and Russell Co Va. Coral Babb

BLOCKER, WILLIAMS posted by Shelley Hill on Monday, November 29, 1999

Thomas & Prudence WILLIAMS were part of the Stillwater Meeting (Quaker) arr. Belmont county early 1803. Bulit a house in Southwest quater fo section3 in Warren twp. Prudence used to ride horseback to Redstone, Pa to by fruit & etc. She planted Apple trees in Belmont . One the largest blew down July 10,1896. Joseph Jones heard of the tree and asked for some of the wood. He made urns,cases,and goblets Only one still exists in Jay county. Thomas and Prudence were pioneer settelers on a farn near tbe present site of Bainsville. My great grandmother was Dequesteny Emily Williams BLOCKER. I Descended from Prudence and Thomas children.

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