Posted Queries for June 1998

BISHOP, CHILDRESS, CLEMENTS, MCLAIN, MCROBERTS posted by Steve Marshall on Saturday, June 6, 1998
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    CLEMENTS - Looking for descendants of William James CLEMENTS (1850-1933) who raised his family in Mineral, Louisa Co. William (m1) in 1871 Lucy E. McLAIN (1849-1876) and (m2) in 1879 to Lady Bugg BISHOP (1857-1914). Known children were - Lelia G. (1874); Laura E. (1876); Gertrude (m. Mr. CHILDRESS); Emma F. (1882); Mary M. (1886); Cora B (1888-1919 m. John McROBERTS); Virginia E. (1890); Rosa May (1892); Alzono E. (1894); Frank L. (1896); Nellie (1898) and Archie W. (1900). All children were deceased by 1933 except for Gertrude and Archie. Any information on these children or contact with descendants much appreciated.
  • BIBB, LANDRUM posted by James W. Helton on Saturday, June 6, 1998
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    LANDRUM / BIBB I'm looking for the parents of Reuben Landrum m Martha Bibb on April 6,1801 in Louisa Co,Va.They later moved to Clark Co,Ky.
  • BOSWELL, BOXLEY, FLEMING posted by Oneida S. Stephens on Thursday, June 11, 1998
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    Searching names FLEMING, BOXLEY, BOSWELL. Boswell S. FLEMING married Lucy A. BOXLEY March 14, 1840 of Louisa, Va.
  • SANDERS, SAUNDERS posted by Joyce Sanders Moore on Thursday, June 11, 1998
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    SANDERS / SAUNDERS -- Seeking information on Samuel Sanders/Saunders born May 24, 1812 Louisa Co VA. Samuel married 1. Mary Sanders in Wilson Co TN 1834 2. Mary Holloway in Sumner Co TN 1842. He and first wife had four children and second wife had twelve. He died in Logan Co Ky in 1898. He had lived there since 1838. I cannot find siblings or parents. He may have brother named Alexander also in Logan Co KY. Any information appreciated.
  • BECKWITH, BUTLER, POINDEXTER posted by Jim Strickland on Thursday, June 11, 1998
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    BUTLER - BECKWITH - POINDEXTER Trying to find info on James Butler b. abt 1730 in Ireland d. 1783 in Louisa County, VA Married Mary Beckwith b. abt 1735 in Louisa County. Their son William Aaron Butler b. 1758 married Fannie Poindexter b. 1762.
  • CRANK, MCGEHEE posted by Nancy Ohda on Sunday, June 14, 1998
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    CRANK, George -- Searching for his parents. He was born @1740 in Goochland or Louisa County, married Nancy McGehee (daughter of Samuel) @ 1760 in Louisa County, died in 1798 and buried in Trinity Parish, Louisa County. Children were Lipscomb, Frances, Sarah, Nancy, John, George Jr., Stephen, Betsey and Elizabeth.
  • BRANHAM posted by John Schlue on Tuesday, June 16, 1998
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    Ambrose BRANHAM On 24 August 1794, Ambrose Branham was a witness to the will of Benjamin Branham, Jr. I would appreciate *any* information regarding Ambrose...where he lived, who his parents were, who his spouse was (if he had one), the names of any children, his relationship to Benjamin. I have another Ambrose Branham (b 11 Feb 1788, probably in Spotsylvania Co.) who is too young to be the Louisa Co. Ambrose. Can anyone make a connection for me?
  • BOSWELL posted by Meg Stevenson on Monday, June 22, 1998
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    BOSWELL--Am interested in info on a Colonel John BOSWELL who lived in Louisa during and after the Revolution. Also any info on BOSWELL's Tavern. Will share other BOSWELL info.
  • ANDERSON, JACKSON, WINSTON posted by Kathryn Gavan on Monday, June 22, 1998
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    I am seeking the parents of Dr. Archibald ANDERSON of Lousia co. VA. He was born in 1792 and died in 1867 and married Martha Callis WINSTON. THey had a son John Bickerton Anderson who married 2nd Abby Ann JACKSON. I need help!!! I am at a dead end and any assistance would be most helpful.
  • BARNETT, WHEELER posted by Carolyn on Monday, June 22, 1998
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    I'm researching the WHEELER family of Jackson G. and Alexander of Pope Co. Ark. We think that these men are brothers. Parents names are unknown. We know that the father died when the boys were young. Mother remarrying a Devalson BARNETT. Barnett children were in the home of Jackson in 1850's after her death. I have many questions here. Is it possible that we do not have this correct. Would like some input
  • HOWLAND posted by Jeanne Hollins Trent on Monday, June 22, 1998
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    HOWLAND -- Searching for Doris Howland who lived in Louisa Co, Va. approximately 30-40 years ago. Moved to Louisa Co. from Washington, D.C. area. HOWLAND was her maiden name.
  • BOSWELL, DYCHE posted by Nancy Boswell Swam on Monday, June 22, 1998
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    BOSWELL -- I am looking for John F. and Maria ? Boswell who were married abt.1845 and may have been born abt.1820. Also looking for Joseph J. Boswell b.1847, married Delia DYCHE 1872 in Greenbrier Co, but then moved back to Louisa--daughter, Maud born there in 1878.
  • BUMPASS posted by Bettye Heinrich on Sunday, June 28, 1998
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    I have been told that the town of BUMPASS was named for either my supposed ancestor, William Bumpass b 20 January 1755, or some of his children. Does anyone know the history of how the town was named?
  • SANDERS, SAUNDERS posted by Lisa Saunders on Sunday, June 28, 1998
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    I am looking for Thomas Saunders/Sanders born 1757 in Louisa County, VA.
  • CLIFT, MOUTRAY, PARRISH posted by L. Hill on Sunday, June 28, 1998
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    Joseph Moutray b ca l710, son of Thomas Moutray of New Kent Co., m Sarah (Parrish?) of St. Martins Parish, Hanover/Louisa Cos. Joseph d before l745, Sarah m 2) William Clift/Cliffe. Did they have son William Parrish Clift of early Louisa & Caroline Cos, VA. records? Was Joseph Moutray related to John & Margaret ca l696 of Prince Georges Co, MD?

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