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Name: W. Stephen Hill <wstevehill@verizon.net>
Date: 2014-07-29
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Richard Hill
Were born about: 1700's
Were from/lived: England
Comments:
Thanks so much for providing this site. I have much History and family that are from and buried in West Virginia. I have old photos of my Grandfather and Grandmother and aunts and uncles plus my Dad. My son will be attending West Virginia University this Fall. I call it a Home Coming for the Hill family. Thanks!

VR,
W. Stephen Hill

 

Name: linda ann ervin scott <lsinfrisco@gmail.com>
Date: 2013-11-27
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: carl ervin
Were born about: 1900s
Were from/lived: pocahontas wv
Comments:
looking for info pertaining to the carl ervin family married jetta wilfong and had 3 son sterle- cameron - william oliver dob 0ct27 1926 and jack ervin carl was a carpenter but also worked at cass w va he and his family lived in a train car as many did who owed their life to the company store also briefly lived in a small frame house in that area carl died in late 1948 or early 1949 maybe in wva or va - jetta remarried a dill welch an lived in elkins till her death till about 1980-81
 

Name: J Patrick Hall <jpatrickh1968@hotmail.com>
Date: 2013-08-07
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: John & Esther Irvine
Were born about: 1780
Were from/lived: Virginia
Comments:
Looking for information on John & Esther's youngest son, John W. Born about 1826. He was living with them along with his wife MM (Mary Melvina# according to the 1850 census of Pocahontas Co. This is the last documented information I have on John W. Soon after, his wife remarried and was living in Harrison Co., WV #VA). No documents found on his death, burial.
 

Name: Alicia Tallman <aliciatallmanwv@yahoo.com>
Date: 2012-06-21
Comments:
Tallman family from Stony Bottom, WV
 

Name: Earl Nottingham <earl.nottingham@gmail.com>
Date: 2012-06-09
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Nottingham, Sr.
Were born about: 1752
Were from/lived: England
Comments:
I live in Texas. My wife and I are coming to Dunmore this October to hopefully find the gravesites of my ancestors William Sr., William Jr., and Adam Nottingham who are buried on "Glade Hill". If anyone knows where this gravesite is I would be very appreciative.

 

Name: Monty Peden <peden@hoosierlink.net>
Date: 2012-03-19
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: James Redding/Reading; William May(s)
Were born about: 1740-1760 ?
Were from/lived: Bath County area
Comments:
I plan to be in Pocahontas County next week doing a little research. I see you have a 6 pm. meeting on Tuesday, March 27th, and I would like to attend, if open to the public.

We will depart from Indiana this Friday, March 23. To contact me after that, my cell phone number is 574-933-3161.


 

Name: Todd Knauss <tfknauss@hotmail.com>
Date: 2012-02-09
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Curry and Mary Gibson
Were born about: 1855
Were from/lived: Bath Co. Virginia
Comments:
Gibson, Curry, and Cleeks are my past family branches. Virginia and West Virginia area for the earliest time, and evenually my branch moved to Kentucky - Ohio following the Railroad work.

 

Name: Johnie D. Grimes <johnieg@pine-net.com>
Date: 2011-08-09
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Felix Grimes
Were born about: 1749
Were from/lived: Ireland
Comments:
I am interested in making connections with Grimes Family members whom are descendants of Pocahontas County Grimes. I appear to be a descendant of Felix Grimes and my line left Pocahontas County, settled in Gallia, Meigs, and Vinton Counties of Ohio. In 1939 my line left Ohio for Texas and later settled in Oklahoma.
 

Name: L. Jack Nottingham <eljackintucson@cox.net>
Date: 2011-08-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Nottingham, Sr.
Were born about: 1750
Were from/lived: England
Comments:
Searching for William Sr. burial location. Decsendants, William Jr., married Mary Arbogast; Henry, married Martha Wanless; Milton married Jane Thaxter, others were born in Iowa and Montana.
 

Name: L. Jack Nottingham <eljackintucson@cox.net>
Date: 2011-08-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Nottingham, Sr.
Were born about: 1750
Were from/lived: England
Comments:
Searching for William Sr. burial location. Decsendants, William Jr., married Mary Arbogast; Henry, married Martha Wanless; Milton married Jane Thaxter, others were born in Iowa and Montana.
 

Name: Sue Ulrey <sb.ulrey@sbcglobal.net>
Date: 2011-06-11
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: James Madison Moore
Were born about: 1819
Comments:
Thank you for all you do to help us find our families.
 

Name: Kelli Schmith <kellischmith@sbcglobal.net>
Date: 2011-04-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Thomas Frances Ramsey
Were born about: 1734
Were from/lived: Pittsylvania County, VA
Comments:


 

Name: Mark W. Beverage <barmd@eoni.com>
Date: 2010-11-07
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Beverage
Were born about: 1895
Comments:
My grandfasther's name was William Beverage and my Dad's name was Dale Beverage. He just passed away. I was told they were from West Virginia. There was also a man in Baker city named George Beverage. We live in Cove OR, just 8 miles from Union OR. Do we still have relatives in your area?
 

Name: Gloria Charlier <gcharlier@cinci.rr.com>
Date: 2010-07-18
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Gladys Foe
Were born about: March 2, 1914
Were from/lived: Unknown
Comments:
I am reaching my mother's branch of the family. Her mother was Gladys. I have conflicting information about Gladys' parents. Father: Bird F. Foe #or Byrd Foe?# Gladys' mother ? Nettie Clutter. I would like to know if there are any birth records for any of these people as well as marriage certificates for Nettie and Bird. Thank you! Gloria Charlier By the way my mother's maiden name was Arvella Gladys Imperatore and she was born in Canonsburg, PA
 

Name: roger phillips <rogersgarage@cox.net>
Date: 2010-07-03
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: ray, rodgers,kellison
Comments:
interested in any family history and burial sites of these names. thank you roger phillips


 

Name: troy slaven <troy0665@live.com>
Date: 2009-12-21
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: william slaven
Were born about: 1829?
Were from/lived: ireland
Comments:
there is alot of my family from there but william was my 3rd greatgrandpa
 

Name: Rob Miller <fa-Miller2654@escapedemail.com>
Date: 2009-11-24
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: None
Were born about: None
Were from/lived: USA
Comments:
I liked your site.
 

Name: Diana L. Beverage-Deluca <dijohn@embarq.com>
Date: 2009-10-12
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Kenton H. Beverage , Alice R. Webster-Beverage, and Harper R. Beverage
Were born about: Kenton & Rosie in 1907, Harper August 27, 1928
Were from/lived: Kenton from Monterey, Alice from Pocahontas Cty. & Harper on Spruce Flat
Comments:
Am looking forward to learning more about my family & meeting new family members.
 

Name: lisa malcomb delaune <l_delaune@yahoo.com>
Date: 2009-10-05
Comments:
looking for information on Malcomb's

 

Name: Cathy Jo Gregory <jogregory@embarqmail.com>
Date: 2008-03-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Norman (Napoleon) Gregory
Were from/lived: Quebec, Canada
Comments:
Hi-

I am tracing my family (Gregory,Gregoire)who came from Quebec, following the lumber industry settling in Gregoryville, MI, Raywood, WV, with my grandparents settling in Bitumen, PA.

I know my great-grandmother is buried near Raywood next to one son and other relatives.

If anyone has information, I would appreciate hearing from you.

 

Name: Glenda Dearing Jones <gjones007@ec.rr.com>
Date: 2008-02-23
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Verna McLaughlin Good
Were born about: 1896
Were from/lived: Browns Mountain
Comments:
thanks for site
 

Name: Darrell Daff <eldaff@hotmail.com>
Date: 2008-01-30
Comments:
I am trying to find any information about the (DAFF) name, I only knew he was from around Marlington. His Name was Emery H. Daff,Sr. Any information will be appreciated
 

Name: Pam Brill <pafox67@hotmail.com>
Date: 2008-01-16
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Harper
Comments:
I am the great great granddaughter of Samuel Harper and great granddaughter of William Lightner Harper who married Emma Hamilton. I would like some information on William and Emma.
 

Name: Sue Griffin <suegeeeee@hotmail.com>
Date: 2007-10-29
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: John S. Griffin and rachel Matilda May
Were born about: 1843
Were from/lived: Highland county, VA
Comments:
Looking for information on GRIFFIN and MAY family. Thanks for your help!
 

Name: Arthur Dolin <ARTHURDOLIN@HOTMAIL.COM>
Date: 2007-10-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Sophia Ellen Bennett
Were born about: 1924
Were from/lived: Cass
Comments:
Just starting research, any help is deeply appreciated!
 

Name: lisa delaune <l_delaune@yahoo.com>
Date: 2007-08-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: pocahontas
Comments:
thanks for your web site. I am looking for Malcombs, gays, kellys, moores

 

Name: gfhgh <dfgfdg@mail.com>
Date: 2007-05-25
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: fhBWKVEgyywBg
Were born about: mQCwpbieeEntAV
Were from/lived: VxXITjlddFZiVKUNsT
Comments:
Very good site!
 

Name: lisa delaune <l_delaune@yahoo.com>
Date: 2006-12-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: malcomb, bowers & sharp
Were born about: 1800's
Comments:
researching malcomb line as well as Bowers & Sharp
Great web sight

 

Name: lisa delaune <l_delaune@yahoo.com>
Date: 2006-12-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: malcomb, knapp, sharp
Comments:
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Name: Alan Phillips <aphillips001@comcast.net>
Date: 2006-11-29
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Amos Phillips
Were born about: 1853
Comments:
Great site, have learned much and will be back
 

Name: Judi carte Brinegar <wvgal1956@aol.com>
Date: 2006-11-08
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Augustus and Sina Allen
Were born about: 1780-1790
Were from/lived: don't know
Comments:
I have just discovered Augustus and Sina Allen and would love to know more about them if anyone has any information. They died between 1860-1870.
 

Name: James Bullock <jmdbullock9@yahoo.com>
Date: 2006-10-14
Comments:
I am searching for Friel relatives. Ora Friel was my grandfather.
 

Name: John Grimes <johnieg@pine-net.com>
Date: 2006-09-04
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Felix Grimes
Were born about: 1749
Were from/lived: Ireland
Comments:
Your Website very informative and attractive. I'm interested in joining the local Genealogy Society, as many of my relatives still live in the county.
 

Name: Edna Schoolcraft <northerner1950@yahoo.com>
Date: 2006-03-15
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Felix Grimes
Were born about: 1749
Were from/lived: Ireland
Comments:
Researching: Grimes, Buzzard, McComb, Sims/Symes, Schoolcraft
 

Name: Joy Mullikin <ditzyjoy@aol.com>
Date: 2006-02-02
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Jordan's (George and Lucy) kids
Were born about: 1886?
Were from/lived: Pocahontas county
Comments:
I was wondering if anyone had any info. on Evalena "Lena" Jordan we think that she married a Sharp whose brother married Evalena's sister Mary Daphine. PLease let me know. Thanks.
-Joy Mullikin

 

Name: Susan Posey <posey@epix.net>
Date: 2005-08-31
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Sarah Elizabeth Arbogast
Were born about: 8 Mar 1841
Comments:
I'm looking for information on cemeteries near Dunmore.
 

Name: Trent Waybright <t_waybright@hotmail.com>
Date: 2005-08-23
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: james waybright
Comments:
my grandpa's name is jesse waybright. he is the last one of 11 children. his parents were jesse and attie"rexrode" waybright. his grandfather was james waybright. i've never been to a family reunion, but i guess they just had one at boyer motel. grandma says alot of our family is burried in arbovale cemetery. any info you could give would be awsome, and i would love to come down there some time to learn about my family.
 

Name: Kevin Stone <KevStone@cox.net>
Date: 2005-08-16
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: paul d stone
Were born about: unknown
Were from/lived: boyer
Comments:
I have been looking for information on my family history, this web site has been alot of help its full of info thanks, Kevin
 

Name: Lottie Carolyn(Foster) Johnson <ck_john@ohiohills.com>
Date: 2005-06-09
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Minnie Sue George
Were born about: 1885
Were from/lived: Sebert
Comments:
I really want to try to find out some about my Mothers background. I know that my grandmother was born at Sebert. I do not know what her maiden name was. I know the Webbs come in there somewhere. I was raised in and around Marlinton from 1952 until 1965. I love the town and was back for a visit a couple months ago. I really enjoy the Pocohontas Times and all the web sites attached to it. Fathers name was James Fred Foster, Mother's is Irene Evelyn (George) Foster (still alive at 92)
 

Name: Tracie Cooper <coop2330@aol.com>
Date: 2005-05-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: charles ezra simmons
Were born about: 1892
Were from/lived: highland county
Comments:
I know very little about this side of my family due to my grandmother passing away from T.B. when my father was 2 years old and lived in Pennsylvania away from her family in West Virginia.
 

Name: Robin Miranda <robinsglass@yahoo.com>
Date: 2005-02-02
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: james Bridger/Sarah Gay ~Josiah Bridger/Margaret see Mace
Were born about: 1784 ,1800, 1821, 1824
Were from/lived: Randolph county, Edray pocahontas
Comments:
What a great site with a wealth of information. I am trying to research my ancestors and learn as much as I can about them. If you come accros anything (info ,photos or ?) I would be most gratefull. Thanks!keep up the nice work. Robin
 

Name: Markel Fertig <jsfertig@aol.com>
Date: 2004-11-22
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Late1700's Early 1800's
Were born about: Henry Fertig Before 1805
Were from/lived: Unknown
Comments:
I have come to a dead end at trying to find an ancestor before Henry in the Fertig family.I have many family lines from Pocahontas County including:Fertig,Carpenter,Knapp,Waugh,Simmons,McLaughlin,McCartyJackson,Moore,Sheets,Higgins,Gregory,Stuart,Slaven,and others.I spend much of my spare time visiting Pocahontas County where I still have an aunt who lives there.I was born in Marlinton in 1956.My mother,Mary Simmons, was born in Stoney Bottom in 1938 and my father,Winfred Fertig, was born near Clover Lick in 1937.I love the county and still feel as though it is still my home. I want to learn as much about my ancestors as possible so I can pass on the information to my grandchildren.
 

Name: willfong <willfong@cooketech.net>
Date: 2003-11-03
Comments:
Are you aware of any books/publication about the Willfong/wilfong fom the WV area?
Thanks
Katherine


 

Name: dean nordahl <oldkatz@yahoo.com>
Date: 2003-10-10
Comments:
great site. looking for more information on the mcclouds and when they came to W.V.
 

Name: bunny brady <a_martha7850@yahoo.com>
Date: 2003-08-21
Comments:
i have visited your county and loved it..
i will be back.. frost will be home one day...




 

Name: Sue Withers Schultz <rjschultz@citlink.net>
Date: 2003-06-21
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Kelley
Were born about: 1821
Were from/lived: ?
Comments:
Starting search.
 

Name: sue withers schultz <rjschultz@citlink.net>
Date: 2003-06-21
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: John Kelley, Margaret Sharp
Were born about: ?
Were from/lived: ?
Comments:
John Kelley married Margaret Sharp (daughter of William Sharp, Sr). Their son, William Kelley, was born 1810, Dunmore, Pocahontas County, WV. William Kelley married Anna Lousa (Louisa ?) Bowers December 16, 1839. Their son, Preston Cletus Kelley, Sr., was born January 10, 1847, Frost, Pocahontas Co., West Virginia (died June 2, 1930, Huntersville, Pocahontas, WV). Preston Cletus Kelley, Sr. married Mary Lucy A. Rogers April 12, 1870 (daughter of Thomas Rodgers ((Rogers ?)) and Mary Tacy). Their son, Clete Preston was born February 24, 1885 (died December 6, 1956). He married Mary Bessie Elizabeth Curry on February 8, 1905. Clete and Bessie were parents of Jettie Jane, born May 3, 1915. Jettie Jane Kelley married Shannon Eugene Withers (son of Isaac and Elsie Withers). (Jettie) Jane and Shannon had two children: Jerry Randolph Withers (b. December 14, 1941) and Sue Ann Withers (b. August 20, 1945).
 

Name: cathy currence baker <cathyhummer@aol.com>
Date: 2003-05-01
Comments:
looking for information on stotts and the other spelling staats/
 

Name: Ivan Sharp <iks540@aol.com>
Date: 2003-02-19
Comments:
just checking it out
 

Name: James N. Pifer, III. <sablpresident@aol.com>
Date: 2003-01-14
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: James N. Pifer, II
Were born about: 1941
Were from/lived: Marlinton
Comments:
I would like any and all help in regards to my family and history so i may pass it on to my children. I am proud my father is from West Virginia and am a big Mountaineer fan. I want to know all I can about Marlinton, Pocahontas County, West Virginia, and my family.
 

Name: Margrett McCorkle <margrett42@msn.com>
Date: 2002-10-03
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Ewing, William" Swago Bill"
Were born about: 12-25-1756
Were from/lived: Ireland/Scotland
Comments:
I recently visited your counties of Pocahontas and Greenbrier on a visit to my brother who lives outside of Marlinton, in Frost,WV. His name is William "Bill" Richardson. I have been working on our Ewing line for some time and discovered they were from the area of Pocahontas and Greenbrier also from the older area of Bath, VA. Enjoyed the visit very much and am trying to learn more about the area and my ancestors.
Margrett (Richardson) McCorkle

 

Name: Barbara(Heacock)Rowell <barbie@icok.net>
Date: 2002-09-22
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: John Patrick O'Brien son of Tim and Mary
Were born about: He was born 10/28/1867
Were from/lived: Tim was from Dublin Ire. Mary from Va.
Comments:
Tim's parents were Patrick and Ellen O'Bryant from Ireland. They arrived in 1833 . The name was chanced in court to O'Brien. I want to find as many of this family as possible.
Barbara

 

Name: Frank VanDevander Jr. <fvandevander@ara.com>
Date: 2002-08-07
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Franklin C. VanDevander
Were born about: 1937
Were from/lived: Arbovale / Durbin
Comments:
Fantastic site! Thanks for the opportunity to visit. Unfortunately I had no luck!
 

Name: Terrie Riley <triley@ptc.com>
Date: 2002-06-01
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Samuel Collins
Were born about: 1847
Were from/lived: WV
Comments:
My grandmother family I found in 1990 census,
Levels district -
Martha Wife 1860
Rebecca Daughter 1890
Franklin Son 1892
Lewella 1894 ("Ella", My grandmother)
Pearl Daughter 1896
Frederick Son, 1899

 

Name: Pat Phillips <paphilips@aol.com>
Date: 2002-04-07
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Ludy Rubin Taylor
Were born about: 1790
Were from/lived: Essex Co., VA
Comments:
Ludy's parents were William Taylor (b. 1767) and Nancy Collins (b 1772) in Essex County. Their son, Ludy married Mary Polly Irvin(?) (1822)in Pocahontas. Ludy and Mary's son, William Harry Taylor married Elizabeth Jane Boher (Burr?) William and Elizabeth's son, Andrew Newton Taylor, was born 2/5/1846 in Pocahontas. He married Lilia Catherine Hess 9/2/1900 (2nd marriage). I have NO information on Lilia. Andrew and Lelia were my grandparents. I think she was from Greenbrier County.
 

Name: Pat Phillips <paphilips@aol.com>
Date: 2002-04-07
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Ludy Rubin Taylor
Were born about: 1790
Were from/lived: Essex Co., VA
Comments:
Ludy's parents were William Taylor (b. 1767) and Nancy Collins (b 1772) in Essex County. Their son Ludy married Mary Polly Irvin(?) (1822)in Pocahontas. Their son, William Harry Taylor married Elizabeth Jane Boher (Burr?) William and Elizabeth's son, Andrew Newton Taylor, was born 2/5/1846 in Pocahontas. He married Lilia Catherine Hess 9/2/1900 (2nd marriage). I have NO information on Lilia. Andrew and Lelia were my grandparents. I think she was from Greenbrier County.
 

Name: Mary Beth Anderson <mband72@aol.com>
Date: 2002-03-18
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: John McNeel and Martha Davis
Were born about: 1743 and 1745
Were from/lived: pocahontas co.
Comments:
I'm looking for information on Nancy McNeel's great grandaughter, Ida Virginia Hill, who supposedly married Rueben Correll Myles.
 

Name: Malcolm Woodle <mswoodle@attbi.com>
Date: 2002-03-16
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Joseph Wooddell(Woodle)
Were born about: 1752
Were from/lived: Father - Great Glen, Scotland
Comments:
Looking for birth, death, wills, etc for verification of ancestory. Joseph, son of Thomas b1710 in Scotland.
 

Name: Frank R. Galford <fgalford@penn.com>
Date: 2002-03-04
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Galford
Comments:
I am Frank R. Galford my dad was Denny Galford @ my Mother is Pauline Gay Galford we live in Emporium.Pa. I was born in Marlinton in 1946.
 

Name: Lori Large <lllarge@hotmail.com>
Date: 2002-02-25
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Underwood
Comments:
I am doing research on the Underwood family. My husbands mother left when he was 17 and he had no way to contact any relatives. I have scattered info. A few of the daughters names were Carolyn, Mattie "Madge", Alice Faye, Nada, and one son was June. There was 13 children total.
 

Name: Warren R Hartung <helnwar@msn.com>
Date: 2002-01-26
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Otto & Maggie Ruehm
Were born about: Otto Germany/ Maggie 1865
Were from/lived: Hillsboro, Pocahontas, W.V/
Comments:
They had a daughter Louise Virginia Ruehm born there, 19 Aug. 1899. Moved family to Washington state late 1800's.
 

Name: Mike Clark <mjcx2mn@aol.com>
Date: 2001-12-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Pauline Geiger/David Andrew Sheets
Were born about: 1867
Were from/lived: Stony Bottom
Comments:
I'm not sure who she's related to in the area! That's one of the reasons for this visit. Great site!!! Keep up the good work.
 

Name: TIMOTHY GREY SUTTON <TMTHYSTTN@AOL.COM>
Date: 2001-11-24
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: JAMES RUFUS & NANNIE (RAY) SUTTON
Were born about: 1881
Were from/lived: POCAHONTAS & DODDRIDGE
Comments:
HI:

I WAS BORN IN MARLINTON AND I'M DOING MY FAMILY RESEARCH.
AS SOON AS I'M FINISHED I'LL SUBMIT IT FOR YOUR GENEALOGY
SITE.

THANKS,
TIMOTHY SUTTON

 

Name: Priscilla (Sims) Dixon <priscilla.dixon@att.net>
Date: 2001-07-15
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Addison Reynolds, Harris Stokes Reynolds and Margaret Stella Reynolds
Were born about: 1848, 1886, 1886
Were from/lived: unknown
Comments:
Addison's parents were George Reynolds and Malinda Fuller--married July 16, 1846. Margaret (Maggie) Reynold's maiden name was Bradley and she had several siblings in the Pocohontas area.
 

Name: William Sutton <wrsjr1@netzero.net>
Date: 2001-06-18
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: William Ralph Sutton and Frances Gay Sheets
Were born about: 1923 and 1929, respectively
Were from/lived: William born in West Virginia; Frances born in Ohio, Raised in Cass, WV
Comments:
These are my parents. Interested in all information on Sutton and Sheets families in Durbin/Cass area of Pocahontas County.
 

Name: Pauline LoBianco <vinnyp@wcoil.com>
Date: 2001-03-08
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: James B. McClure / Sarah E. Gibson
Were born about: 1830 and 1835
Were from/lived: Pocahontas County West Virginia,Virginia
Comments:
These were my Great grandparents. My Mother was borned and
raised in Pocahontas County. I think the mountains there are
one of the most beautiful places in the State.
Pauline

 

Name: Rosemarie Mitchell <JOHNROSEM@aol.com>
Date: 2001-01-30
Comments:
I just recently been told that I am possible a descended of Pocahontas. I am very new to this geneolgy. I hope you can help a little.
 

Name: kimberly scott marker <hellomosquito2000@yahoo.com>
Date: 2001-01-30
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Carpenter
Were from/lived: Cookstown
Comments:
I'm trying to find the country of origin for the Carpenters from Pocahontas Co. Just curious.
 

Name: James E. McLaughlin <jerniemc@aol.com>
Date: 2000-12-24
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: James McLaughlin
Were born about: 1-4-1812
Were from/lived: unknown
Comments:
m. Susan B. Nottingham 6-7-1832 in Pocahontas Co.
Had a sister Elizabeth b. abt 1817. m. a Harvey Ratliff
6-10-1841. Sister Nancy m. Henry Higgins 1-9-1834. Also had aa brother William and possibly a brother John.Anyone working on this family? If so I would like to speak with you!
Sincerely,
James E. McLaughlin
34 Ricklan Drive
Wheelersburg, OH 45694

 

Name: Connie Falco <cfalco@fc.fcps.k12.va.us>
Date: 2000-11-11
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Homer Cecil Hoover
Were born about: Sept. 30, 1880
Were from/lived: Bath Co.
Comments:
He was my great grandfather.
Married Elsie May Fairburn Hoover in 1910 and she was born March 12, 1896 in Bridgewater, VA (Rockingham Co.?) They had my grandmother who was Roma Gertrude Hoover Roy.
Is there any information about this family? I have names of siblings if you need. Thank you for any help you can give me! - Connie

 

Name: Tiffany Gay <tagay@pyramid3.net>
Date: 2000-11-05
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Willie Gibson & Stella Gibson
Were born about: 1897 or earlier
Comments:
If you have any info on this family name please email me. The people listed above are my great grand parents.
 

Name: Rebecca M. Rubio <rpolly@inreach.com>
Date: 2000-10-14
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: Thomas Wooddell & Michael Arbogast
Were born about: Thomas b. 1710 & Michael b. 1734
Were from/lived: Thomas - Scotland & Michael - Germany
Comments:
This is such a wonderful site! I found more info here in one day than I have everyday for the past 6 months.
 

Name: Janice Bogle <jibbogle@mediaone.net>
Date: 2000-10-13
Earliest known ancestor(s) from Pocahontas Co: james dyer
Were born about: 1772
Were from/lived: webster cty,pendleton cty,w.v.
Comments:
I am a descendent of Roger Dyer b.1699 from the Fort Seybert massacre. My fathers side of the family was from the Pendleton,Pocahantas County area. The Burrs, Dyers, Pyles,Grimes, Moores were all from this area.
 

Name: Barbara Gramp <barbara@gramp.com>
Date: 2000-10-08
Comments:
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