Seeking information on Elizabeth DAVIDSON of Giles Co. 1797 ELizabeth married John SANSOM in Montgomery Co., Va. Father of Elizabeth thought to be William DAVIDSON. Elizabeth and John eventually settled in Pike Co., Ky.
Patricia C. Denney
I am researching:
1. Sarah HOGE b. 1780 in Giles Co., Va., d. 1842 in Ohio
m. James STAFFORD b. 1788 in County Fermanagh, Ireland, d. 1855 in Ohio
2. Danile HOGE b. 1785 in Giles Co., Va., d. 1857
m. Ann STAFFORD b. 1783 in County Fermanagh, Ireland, d. 1853
Looking for the parents of John SCOTT who married Elizabeth CRINER, daughter of John CRINER and Susannah HARLESS on 24 June 1842 in Giles Co., Va.
Also looking for the parents of John CRINER who married Susannah HARLESS, daughter of Ferdinand HARLESS and Frances KIRK on 23 September 1816 in Giles Co., Va.
Need info on L. Calvin WICKHAM who married Nancy KENZIE 30 August 1838 in Floyd Co., Va., but lived in Giles Co., Va. at one time. Their daughter Hannah Jane WICKHAM married George Valentine CORELL 6 January 1867 in Montgomery Co., Va., but one of their children was born in Giles Co.
George V. CORELL was the son of George Feltha CORELL and Malinda WIMMER, the daughter of Jacob WIMMER and Hannah LEMON.
Paternally great-grandfather James Tyler BOWLING b. 5 April 1838 in Franklin Co., Va., d. 19 October 1920 in Giles Co., Va., married 11 January 1866 in Patrick Co., Va. to Mary Elizabeth LYONS b. 15 June 1846 in Henry Co., Va., d. 10 May 1924, she was the daughter of Lucy LIONS.
James Tyler BOWLING was the son of William G. BOWLING and Nancy E. MOLES who married 14 August 1833 in Patrick Co., Va. Parents of William G. BOWLING were James BOWLING and, we think, Elizabeth MORRISON, both born about 1775. Who were their parents?
Will gladly share information.
I am researching the surnames: CUMBY and RIGGS in Giles Co., Va. from about 1880 – 1911. Anyone have these surnames on their pedigrees or in their database?
Hope to find distance cousins…
Vanessa (Cumby) Pozsgai
I am searching for the forbearers of Jane EATON b. 14 July 1798 d. 7 May 1883. She married David STAFFORD b. 1800 d. 1845, and spent her adult life at Trigg, Staffordsville, Giles Co. She is buried at Wesley Chapel Cemetery at Trigg.
Robert L. Perry
I am searching for any information on a Jacob CROY who married Amari___, or a Peter Croy. I am trying to find the parents or siblings of Jacob Croy b. 1810 Ohio who married Margaret PUGH in 1830, Stark Co., Ohio.
Haven’t had any luck, so thought I would try working forward. Any hints or clues would be most appreciated.
I have tons of CROY info and will share this with other researchers.
Does anyone have a record of a marriage between a JOHN ROBERTS and a lady with the maiden name of BURGESS? They were married between 1800 & 1811. thank you for your assistance.
Samuel F Roberts
I am looking for a Mrs. Emily or Emiline RICHARDSON, born in Virginia about 1828. She had 2 daughters, Susan and Nannie RICHARDSON. Emilene is on page 2, entry 10 of the 1880 Federal Census for Giles County, Va. Her maiden name may have been HARRELL.
Also seeking information on the family of Floyd and Margurette HARRELL. They are listed on page 30, entry 228 of the 1880 Federal Census for Giles County, Va., with 1 child, Michael aged 2.
Any and all information would be greatly appreciated, Thank You
I am looking for information concerning Daniel MARTIN and Sarah MARTIN. Daniel died in Giles County on 20 February 1824. Sarah, his daughter, married Edward MORGAN in Giles County on 4 December 1826.
I am looking for the parents of Clara THOMPSON who was born about 1820 and lived, I believe, in that part of Giles County that became Mercer County (WV). She married about 1840 James PHILLIPS (the marriage register for Mercer County covering this period is lost). Any leads are appreciated.
I have a second question, who were the parents of Hiram KIRK? He does not fit into John KIRK’s line, but maybe Thomas KIRK. Hiram married the youngest daughter of Christian and NANCY Vaught.
As always, thank you.
Susan Chiarello in CT
I am looking for Harry HARMON. Harry had several children, one of which was Charles Henry HARMON, b. 1858. Any info on this line is appreciated.
I am researching the TONEY Family who were some of the first residents of Giles County. They Settled in Glen Lyn where they built the first brick house in Giles County. My research also covers the CANNADAY and McCORKLES.
Jack Childers RD 3 Box 480 Fenwick Island DE 19944
Searching for information on and ancestors of Thomas KIRK and Margot (DUNCAN). He died in Montgomery (now Giles) in 1801. They had six sons and two daughters, and lived in the Sinking Creek area.
I am interested in finding information about my father, Robert Monroe FIELDS (I believe that was his full name), and his family. I never did meet my father, he left my mother (Betty GANOE FIELDS FERGUSON) when I was a small baby. He passed away somewhere in northern Virginia sometime around 1987. I believe he was in his early 50’s. I do know he was an electrician at Appalachian Power Co. in Glyn Lyn, Va. some years ago. He has a sibling, or siblings, in northern Virginia, Alexandria. They will not respond to my writings. I would just like to know a little bit about him.
Seek children of William and Charles DUNCAN born ca. 1770’s in Fauquier Co. These are the two eldest sons of John L. DUNCAN and Elizabeth HOLTZCLAW. William and Charles settled in what is now Giles and Craig Counties. Is the William DUNCAN (b. ca. 1802) listed in Giles County 1850 census and 1860/1870 Craig County census and John L. DUNCAN (b. ca. 1790) the son of this elder William or Charles? Do any wills or probate records exist for either?