Lawrence County OHGenWeb Queries

Volume Two - 1997


Gary Allmyer
I am looking for any information on a William Clemons, born abt 1813 in
Lee Co, VA; married to Elizabeth Noble. Their children were William,
Polly Ann, and Elizabeth.

Shirley Reed
I am looking for information on the families of RICHARD CONWAY and TEENEY
SPEARS who was married to JOHN FAULKNER.  All of these people resided in
Lawrence County in the 1800's.

Beckie Taulbee
I am looking for information on gg grandparents:
Edmund WILLIS and Almeda LAYNE.  Supposedly, they lived
in Ironton, OH before migrating to WV.  Edmund WILLIS'
tombstone states "Company H, 91st Ohio".  Almeda was
born ca 1853.
Can anyone give me information on these two?  Thanks.

Beverly Powell
Need to confirm birth of William Frederick Hiller 10 July, 1875  in
Ironton, Lawrence Co., Ohio to Christopher Hiller and Ida Lull-Kalwass.
Any info about this family would be appreciated.

Connie Wise
I am looking for information for my cousin. We are wanting any
info for OVERTON DANIEL JOHNSON. He was killed in Houston TX in 1942
while woking fro Brown Shipbuilding Corp. He was buried in Shelby
Ohio.Was married to Adelin Johnson. His birth place was Coal Grove Ky.
Would like to know if their are any surviving children or other
relatives. Would like to know which cemetary he was buried in.His parents
were Frank and Lillie D. Downy Johnson of Coal Grove Ohio. Last known had
a brother named Bill and at least one sister. Any information would be
much appreciated.    

William Rodarmor
Seeking info on John Franklin RODARMOR of Ironton, who married
? Samaramus CLEVELAND of Cleveland H; their children were John Franklin
RODARMOR (no issue), Ms. Looravvel RODARMOR (no issue), and Charles
Cleveland RODARMOR, (b. Ironton 5/31/1872; died NYC 8/4/60). He married
Ida C JOHNSON in NYC, and had a son Charles Johnson RODARMOR (b. NYC
6/17/04; d. Pompano Beach, FL 4/30/86).

Looking for PAYNE in Lawrence County, Ohio and Virginia. Need a
connection for William Payne and his father John Payne and John Sr. in
Bedford Co., Va.

Looking for parents of Malinda JUSTICE. Lived in Lawrence
County. Married first George Talley, second Moses PAYNE

Joyce Knoch
Richard B. LITTLE born Ireland 4 Sept 1944.
Came to this country c1853 with parents,
John LITTLE (c1800-1865) and Sarah (C1801-c1883)BEATTY/BATTY.
Married Harriett N. STEWART (c1844-1919)in 1868.
Harriett daughter of George W STEWART and Cynthia A GRIFFITH.
Richard and Harriett had farm in Decatur Twp.

Jeffrey Hayes
Seeking information on the family of Iddo Hayes (9 June 1847 - 14 October
and Alice Clark Hayes 3 June 1855 - 20 February 1898)  Iddo was born in
Guernsey Co., OH and died in Lawrence Co.
Alice was born and died in Lawrence Co.  Their children were:  Richard
Bailey Hayes (1876-?), Greenbrier Thomas Hayes (1878 - 1960)
Mark Hyacinth Hayes (1880 - 1957), John Gabriel Hayes (1883 - 1957),
Effie Mae Hayes (1886 - 1939) and Edmund Ray Hayes (1890-1968)

Loaetta Reddington FITZGERALD - Looking for members of the Raymond Fitzgerald family who live in the Lawrence Co., of Ohio. Raymond was the son of George M. and Florence B. Fitzgerald. Lived in Upshur Co., WV for a few years. George buried there. Florence moved family back to Ohio, she is buried in Dayton. Raymond is the younger brother to my grandfather, Roy W. Fitzgerald. Anyone associated with this family please e-mail me.....Thank you! Linda Arthur Tejera
I am looking for information and connections regarding my
grgrgrandfather, James P. ARTHUR, b. abt 1823, possibly in VA.  It
appears that his first wife was Elizabeth.  They had several children
together, all born in Clermont Co., OH:  George B. ARTHUR, b. abt 1846;
Henry W. ARTHUR, b. abt 1848.  James' second wife (my grgrgrandmother)
was Mary, b. abt 1825, somewhere in KY.  They had the following children,
who, I believe, were all born in Lawrence Co., OH:  Adeline, b. abt 1849;
Laura, b. abt 1851; Luella, b. abt 1853; John Riley, b. 21 Aug 1855 (my
grgrandfather); Isaac, b. abt 1859; Emily, b. abt 1861; Caleb, b. abt
1864; and Willis, b. abt 1868.  James ARTHUR also served as the fourth
Pastor of the Solida Baptist Church in South Point, Lawrence Co., OH
(dates unknown). I also believe at one point, that James in his old age
was possibly living with his son, John Riley, in Ashland, Boyd Co., KY
around 1900.  If anyone has any information, leads or contacts, please
contact me.  Thanks.  Linda Arthur Tejera

Nancy C. Adkins
I am searching for any
descendants of EFFIE M. WILSON, born in Ironton, OH.
April 3, 1881. She was the daughter of GEORGE  &
EFFIE (SUSAN MURDOCK) WILSON. I would appreciate
hearing from anyone with information about

Linda Gaylord-Kuhn
 Seeking descendants of Andrew & Cynthia (WHITE) BURK(E).
Andrew s/o William & Mary (NEAL) BURK(E), b. ca. 1812 Lawrence
co; Cynthia d/o Alfred & Mary (PERRY) WHITE, b. 1816 Gallia
co, OH.  No MR has been found in Lawrence or Gallia cos, but
the date was prob. around 1835.  The couple may have divorced
1859.  Names of children are probably: William, Perry, and
others, unknown.

Kurt Tostenson
Seeking information on the Thompson and Rawlins/Rollins family
of Decator Twp., Lawrence County, Ohio

J. Johnson
I am looking for any information on William Johnson in Scioto
County. He was married to Seridella  and had twin sons
named Burdine and Surdine could also be Byrdine/Syrdine.  He
also may have had a sister named Mahala and a brother named
Week.  Any help would be greatly appreicated. 

Jim Lambert
How do get back to joining the Lawrence County
Genealogy Society so I can again recive the Lawco
Lore. I've been missing my responsibilities to my
grandchildren and they are insisting I get back to
work on their heritage.

Jeanette Johnson

I am searching for William Johnson married to
Serilda they had twin boys named Byrdine and
Syrdine. They lived in Lawrence County as far
as I can tell and I think William died in like 1899
born in possibly 1816? 

am looking for info on a Roy & Rosa Curtis. they had a son named John
Pershing Curtis but, he went by Denny most of the times. have been
looking for the son an any info i can find on the parents too. i think
they lived on rt.52 cause i remember the post office across the street
from the house & people that lived behind them their names were
Davidson & had a son named Sam who he married a Marge Morris(barton)
any info on Sam would also be appreciated too. 


Sharon Powell
I am doing research in Lawrence County on the name
JAMES SPURLOCK.  He married Elizabeth Irwin in
Lawrence County.  I am requesting information on
where he migrated from, siblings, or his wife's family.
You can e-mail me at
Thank You

Ron Collins
I am searching for info on:  William Merida Pemberton (b-
8/11/1857), wife
Ella Layne (b- May, 1863).  William's parents were Joseph Pemberton and
Thompson (from Virginia).  They lived in Lawrence County in Ironton or
Grove (maybe elsewhere also).  Williams had bros. Perry O., James, Edward
sis. Liz Zeek, Nancy and Mary.
Thanks, Ron Collins

Amy Stewart
I am researching my husband's great grandparents who resided
in Ironton,
OH. They were Henry Hiram Stewart and Mabel Turvey Stewart. They both
were presumed to have been born in Ohio and both died in Ironton. Henry
in the 1950's and Mabel in the 1960's. Henry was the son of Charles
Lafayette Stewart & Mary Margaret Kathryn Noel. Henry's family moved
Lawrence Co. (Hamilton Twp.) from Scioto Co., Ohio where they owned a
Henry & Mabel had 9 known children: Eldon Claud born 19 april 1907 in
Hamilton Twp. Eldon married Winifred Welch Hopstetter, most likely in
Ironton.  The other children werew William, Henry Jr., Helen, Olive,
Flossie, Geneva, a twin male to Geneva who died at birth and another
male infant who died in infancy. If you have any information on these
ancestors, I would love to hear from you.

Ed Griffith
Looking for information on the Thomas Foster and  Malinda(Matilda)
Hillman family in LAWRENCE county.
They were in the 1850 Rome Twsp. Lawrence county census. I am interested
in any
information on these individuals and their families. I am descended thru
their daughter Harriett.  </B> 

Rex McCormick
Researching McClure family - One named
Gurley McClure and used to live in
South Point, Ohio - Burried upon hill of Route
52 in South Point, Ohio.  His father was Kindreck
McClure and lived on Strait Fork, Linclon County,
WV.  Need help - THANKS RM

Dan Doty
I'm looking for information on a Lewis Doty born in 1822.  Is
there a way
that I can have someone search the 1850 census records?

John Keenan
 Am trying to find information on a Richard Wisecup(weiskoff)
born on

Daniel J. O'Brien

Seek info: Edward O'Brien - in Ironton, Lawrence Co., OH, 1851
on, naturalized 15 Oct, 1888. Is he related (brother?) to Henry O'Brien,
resided in Ironton 1860 to 1901?

Sharon Wells
WARREN -   Trying to locate any information on Edward Thomas Warren b. 29
Nov 1862 in Ohio.  I believe him to be the son of John & Rebecca
Warren who resided in Lawrence Co.,  Symmes Township during the 1860's.
Any info welcome on this family.

Tom Perry
Looking for relation of Edward Jefferson Walburn
and Hester Ann Hall of Lawrence County, OH.  Edward
was the son of Joseph Walburn and Hester was the
daughter of Benoni Hall. Edward b. 1836 d. 1911
Hester b. 1842 d. 1923. Both died in Ironton, OH. 

Jeanette Johnson
I am searching for my g-grandfather William Johnson I now know that he
was married twice. Once being to Mahala ?, who died in
1864, their children were Emily b abt 1840, Andrew abt 1841 Welcome abt
1848 William 1850-1880, Julia (?), Sally 1856-1870
this is as much as I have found on the first family they were born in
Rock Camp, Lawrence County prior to 1860 I do not know
what county they resided in. He then married Serdila Martin, previously
married to James Mcknight,with their children being Mahala
(?)abt 1868, Syrdine and Byrdine abt 1867, Nancy E. abt 1872, John W.
Johnson abt 1873. I am making progress but very slowly any help
would be appreciated  

Mary E Staley
Looking for  William McGonigle, born in Lawrence in 1852, married Arrena
Rouse, Parents-James and Mary McClain McGonigle, who came to the U.S.
from Donegal Ireland in 1848, stettled in  the Ohio Valley in 1899.
Margaret Moore
I'm looking for the parents of Welcome NANCE, born 1828
in Lawrence Co. He is listed in the 1850 census. He moved to KS in 1853.
He was a founder of Atchison, Ks.
I'm also looking for his brothers and sisters.
He lived near Wilgus, in Windsor or Mason townships.
He was a neighbor of Samuel ROACH, and his family intermarried with the
PAYNE family.

Anthony Kirk
I am interested in any information on William and Mary (Bowman) Freeman
who had a son named Daniel that married Ellie Banks the daughter of
William Samuel and Nancy (Langdon) Banks.   Alfred, the son of Daniel and
Ellie (Banks) married Dorothy Marie Moore, the daughter of Ellis and
Maude (Suite(o)rs) Moore, in the late 1920's.  Their daughter Helen was
my Mother-in-law and she was born in the Ironton area on  July 14, 1929
and she is the oldest of six children (the other five are all sons:
Merlin, Ermil, Earl, Bobby and Dale).

Debi Lewis
Searching for information on the PEMBERTON,

William Pine
William Thomas PINE, born 20 Feb 1842 in West Virginia and died on 28 Jan
1927 and is buried in Wilgus,Lawrence, Ohio.  He married Lydia DARLING on
1 Oct 1874, she is daughter of Joseph DARLING and Harriet VERMILLION.
Five children:  Mimie Pine b. 13 Feb 1876.  Emma Pine b. 15 Aug 1878.
Blanchie Pine b. 25 Nov 1881. Vesta Pine b. 20 Jun 1883 and James H. Pine
b. 25 Sep 1889.  Who did his children marry?  This family lived in
Lawrence County in Waterloo, Arabia, Wilgus and Aid.  Any connections?
Would love to share what I have. 

Carol McGeehan
Have found ELIZA HAYWORTH was the dght of JOHN ALEXANDER and niece of
JAMES and ANN JANE ALEXANDER of Burlington, Law. Co. She m first WESLEY
B. McCLANE/McCLAIN who is buried in Spring Grove Cem. Cincinnati Oh. and
was probably bn Wheeling WV. Their dght MRS EMMA MARKS signed papers for
burial c 1874.
Eliza HAYWORTH died 1894 and is buried in Burlington Cem with father and
other fam. members.
Related families: Small, Drury, Cook, Wolfe, Crawford, Eifont, Brownlee,
Montgonery,Hays. Alexander brothers from Ireland to USA 1840-1850

Larry R. Henson
Seeking information on David HOGAN, born around 1836 - 1839 in Lawrence
County.  Married Mary Katherine HAWKINS, 16 April 1857 in Oldham County,
KY.  Died 13 December 1908 in Estill County, KY.

Kurt Tostenson
Seeking information on the Thompson family of Decator Twp.,
Lawrence County, Ohio.  Also seeking information on the Thompson Cemetery
of Decator Twp., Lawrence County, Ohio.  I belive all of the Thompson in
Decator Twp., Lawrence County Ohio are descended from James Thompson who
died in Scioto County, Ohio in 1824.  He had sons Rees, John, Joseph
Lewis, Robert and James.  I know James, Joseph Lewis and Rees lived in
Decator Twp., in 1830.  Their Brother John was living close to them in
Bloom Twp., Scioto County, Ohio

Mary E Staley
Looking for any information on the Manacher Family of Ironton.
My GGGreatparents were George and Mary Manacher Mauck(Muck)--Children-
Anne, Mary, Augest and John.

MT Griswold
JAMES HENRY, my ancestor was married in Monongalia WV and censused in
Greene Co., PA in 1850.  Further traces of him are non existent.  I keep
falling over the HENRY family in Ironton, Lawrence, Ohio.  Family sources
say we are cousins.  Does any one know about JAMES HENRY, born between
1815 and 1820, possibly orphaned and sent to live with Henry cousins in
WV or PA?  There are many descendants and my grandfather visited cousins
in Ohio, but we have no names.  James Henry married Mary Evans, daughter
of Samuel Evans.  They had six children and lived in Tyler Co., WV.

Roberta Mann
 David P. FREEMAN,b.Abt.1800, South Point, OH
Info on a son of David P.FREEMAN is:
William Dickerson FREEMAN b. 8 Apr 1839; Lawrence County, IL
d. 17 July 1918; Hamilton, KS
Any leads on David P. FREEMAN would be appreciated.

Sandra McClary Thacker
I am trying to find anyone who might have pictures
of my relatives. I would be happy with a photocopy.
Their names are Reuben THACKER, Harrison THACKER,
Stephen R. HOLLAND, John H. HOLLAND,
Andrew Wilson FLOYD, John Hadsell FLOYD &
James Allen FLOYD.  Any help you can give will be
greatly appreciated.

P. R. Orr
Interested in talking with anyone with ancestors by surname of
Arthur or McArthur of Lawrence or Clermont Co., OH.

Norm Schneider
 Looking for information on my Great GrandParents, Eli MARTIN
and Sarah SHOEMAKER or SHUMAKER, who had three children including
Caroline Josephine (17AUG1884), Will and Moses

Brandy Alford
I am researching William VITITO (or VITTITO, VITITOE, etc.) b. Abt. 1832,
who was living in Lawrence County in the 1860s.  His wife, Leah Johnson
(listed as Leandes in Census) b. Abt 1832.  They had these children as of
1860 Census: Nancy Ellen (b. June 30, 1851), Geoge W. (b. Abt 1854), John
W. (b. Abt 1856), Anderson (b. Abt. 1858), and Lucinda (b. Abt. 1860).
Does anyone have ANY information on them?  I haven't had time to come to
Lawrence County to check out anything about them yet.  Any information
would be helpful!  Thanks.

Seeking information on William Johnson prior request was incorrect.
William was born in 1816-1899.
Married to Mahala (?maiden name possibly Cook)b1816-1864. They had
children named Emily, Andrew, Welcome, William A.,
Sarah and Mahala. He was then marreid to Serilda MArtin-McKnight. They
had children named Byrdine and Syrdine twin boys and also Nancy Ellen and
one or 2 others.
They are buried at Ross Cemetery in LAwrence County. Also bureid next to
them is a Thomas Johnson which I believe may be related to William in
some way.
Any information that anyone might be able to give would be appreciated.
They appear in the 1860 census but William and Mahala are not in the 1850
census. I do not know where they came
from prior to that.  Thank you for any help.

Carl Murdock
I am seeking information on Emaline BREEDIN(G)
born 08 Dec 1827 in Ohio.  She was married to
David Jackson GOODALL in LawrenceCo.  There children
were Mary E.(TURVY)-Sarah M.-Robert(Nannie MARCUM)-
Wm Clinton(Debra MOORE) and Emma Jean(Jerry PORTER)
My connection is thru Emma and Jerry PORTER.
Emaline died 23 Feb 1884 and is buried in the Suiter
cemetary in union twp. I have no information on her
siblings or parents if anyone can help I would
appreciate it.  Thanks in advance.

Barbara Bess
Looking for information on the ancestors of Frank Mahle {Maley}m.
Philamina Holzapfel on Oct. 08,1872.

Lucinda Sarnoff
Information on parents of Lucinda JONES (MILLER)(MORRISON)
b.1857 in Lawrence County or nearby West Virginia.Husband
Benjamin Miller-daughters Cora, May, Etta (JONES). Died Lawrence
Co. 1954.
Any information on her parents greatly appreciated!

Donna Zolinski
I am looking for information about my grandparents Herschel
& Minnie Thornton. My grandmother's full maiden name was Minnie
Catherine Johnson. They were both born in approximately 1885.
They was both born in Lawrence County, city unknown.
They were both 23yrs when my father was born. Herschel was a
coal miner and Minnie was a housewife. My father,Traly, was born
in Troy, Ohio in Miami County. He also had a brother, Earl and a
sister that died in infancy. I was also told that Herschel was
also raised Shetland Ponies.
If anyone has any information about my grandparents or their
family it would be appreciated.

Keith O'Donnell
Looking for Mary Clarke and Patrick Henry O'Donnell lived in
Ironton had a son Lewis and Jesse.Fought in Civil War  under Grant.On the
1860 Lawrence Cty cencus. Moved to Kentucky and N,Y, and Ct. 
Edith Fields
I would like to have information on the family of
William Fillgrove (1849-1926)and his wife Louise
Brenneman Fillgrove (1849-1945).
John Elemander HAGGERTY:Born Mar 20th 1845 - wed Celestine o.
Compston Sept 1st 1867. Enlisted in
Captian Rodger's Company-4th Reg.-Ohio Cav. which later became company 1
4th reg.-Ohio cav.  Listed as a bugler, but unable to learn music and
to the ranks in Nov. 24th 1861.  He was honorably discharged Feb. 8th,
Creek.  The company surgeon declared to be discharged because of youth
weak condition.  However in less then four months he joined again in
Barne's Cpmpany -117 Reg.-Ohio Inf., which became Company D-1 Reg. - Ohio
Heavy Artillery.   This information was gathered by members of the
My interest is John Haggerty daughter Nellie married my Great Grand
George Sherman Stewart. I am trying to trace his parents.  Haggerty was
listed in the choices so I thought I would give ypou the information.  If
do find information on George Stewart's roots please forward any
to - Lance Stewart - 68-436 Moonlight Drive - Cathedral City, Calif.
I do have alot of information up to George Stewart on the family, but

Mark Easter
Looking for information on the parents of Alice Elizabeth
WILSON, Alice was born 12-31-1881 in Lawrence Co. Parents are said to be
Henry and Mary WILSON. Would like any information about them. Thanks.

I wish to correspond with any & all WICKLINE'S in OHIO.

Rosie Stierwalt
Looking for any info on DODDRIDGE family. Need
parents of Delorious (Delores) DODDRIDGE. She married
James Higgens 15 Apr 1824. Thier daugher,Margaret
married married Wm. F. MCKNIGHT. Marriages were in
Lawrence Co. OH.

Mary Campbell
Surname Roach
I am looking for information on Samuel Roach that lived
in Lawerence Co., Ohio. Also looking for any information
on the Roach line that married into the Corn line.

David Layman
Looking for info about my g-g grandmother Rebecca
Evelyn Smith, b. 24 March 1861 in Lawrence County,
and her parents William B. Smith and Melinda (?) Brumfield.
Rebecca ended up in Ashland, KY. and
married Phillip Lehman. Any info would be helpful. 

Boggs, Robert J.
Seeking family information for Benjamin Franklin Boggs, b 1832 in
Lawrence Co., OH, d 1903 in Champaign Co., IL, m 1853 to Mary G.
Armstrong in Lawrence Co., OH. Who were his parents? Was he related to
John W. Boggs, 1837-1882 s/o of Robert Boggs, b 1805 VA? 

Larry Clere
I'm searching for information on my uncle Elmer Blake SHAFER born in Ohio
abt 1910, m. Anna Mary CLERE. Lived in Huntington, W.Va., Ashland, Ky.,
eventually in Tampa, Florida. Anna died in 1954 in Tampa and Elmer
presumedly died a few years later. Elmer went by nickname
"WINDY," or E.B. I have no other information on him and would
appreciate any help provided. Thanks in advance. Larry

Barbara Madden
Looking for information on the COUGHLAN/COUGHLIN family who
moved to Ironton, Ohio in the 1850's.Mother's name was Bridget
and evidently as a widow she left Centre Co Pa with John, Mary,
Michael and Maurice. She had previously been married to a
BARRON and had two sons by him...Richard Edward and Thomas..also
possibly a daughter Catherine. All the children were probably
born in Centre Co. Pa. She lived in Ironton, Ohio until her
death in 1892 as did many of the children from both fathers. 
Sheri Kim Petti
Looking for info on the Gillette family who came to Lawrence county
Three brothers William who later moved to Ill.,Joel, and Zebulon, plus
their sister Comfort who married Nathaniel Pritchard.
Settled in Quaker Bottom area. Have quite a bit on family. 

Doug Hensley
Looking for information on the following: George Washington Hensley, born
in Webbville, Lawrence Co., KY(1893 - 1959); Stephen Seymour Hensley,
born in Kentucky(1865 - ????); Stephen Nathan Hensley, born in Morgan
Co., KY(1826 - ????); Isaac Hensley(AFT1795 - BEF1850); Chrisley
Hensley(BEF1758 - AFT1784); Evelyn Browne, born in East Liverpool,
Columbia Co., OH(1900 - 1988); James Seth Browne, born in Fallsburgh,
Lawrence Co., KY(1877 - 1972); Benjamin Franklin Browne, born in Adams
Co., OH(???? - ????); Susan Anna Kitchen, born in Webbville, Lawrence
Co., KY(1867 - 1934); George Washington Kitchen, born in Russell Co.,
VA(1819 - 1910); John Kitchen, born in Greenbrier Co., VA(1782 - 1863);
James Kitchen, born in Isle of Wight Co., VA(1749 - 1832); James
Kitchen(???? - ????); Victoria Ferguson, born in Webbville, Lawrence Co.,
KY(1882 - 1971); Harvey V. Ferguson(1856 - 1932); David Ferguson, born in
Virginia(???? - ????); John Prentiss Ferguson(???? - ????); Polly Ann
Howard, born in Kentucky(1831 - ????); Samuel Howard, born in and
migrated from North Carolina.(1790 - ????); Elizabeth Lemmings, born in
Kentucky(1837 - ????); William Lemmings(???? - ????); Margaret Lovejoy,
born in Boyd Co., KY(???? - ????); Martha Jane Lewis, born in Harlan Co.,
KY(1860 - 1944); David Lewis(1840 - ????); Rebecca Crum Perkins, born in
Virginia(1801 - ????); Sarah J. Murphy, born in North Carolina(1788 -
1865); Ms. Vincent, born in Kentucky(???? - ????); Sara Liming(1842 -
????); Catherine (Davis)(???? - ????); Ann Edwards(???? - ????); Martha
Mathews(???? - ????); Jane Patterson, born in New Jersey(1763 - 1849);
James Patterson(???? - ????).   Would love to exchange information 

Jerry McComas
I am looking for proof that John Mccomas married to Eda Jhonson
is the son of John McComas married to Catherine Hatfield.This
John McComas lived in Lawrence County Ohio./B 

David Goldey
Hi.My Grandmother was Ruth Davidson born in 1912 died 1935 in Lawrence
Co. Ohio, her Father was Frank Davidson.  She was married to Willard
If possible could you provide me with more information,
siblings,grandparents, GGrandparents of Ruth?  She passed away in 1935
and all I have is a death Cert. handwritten and not very readable.

Debbie Mentz
I am looking for the LANGDON's. My papaw's name was Garland;
he married Myrtle. My Great grandfather's name was Jim; he was married
2 times, but I don't know the brides' names. They lived in Chesapeake.  Thank-you for reading
this. e-mail me soon!

David Goldey
Wm. R. S. Davidson who is buried in LaGrange Cemetary.
His stone just reads his name and Co. K, 92 OVI.
Any information on OVI 92?  Anyone have any info on his
date of birth,death and marriages?

David Goldey
Information on the descendants of William Ranger Davidson.
My GGrandfather was William Riley Sharp Davidson who
fought in the Civil War and I am curious as to whether or
not there is a tie in to Ranger Davidson.

Edith Fields
Ohio sometime in the 1890's.  He was to sell some cattle.  The
deal was completed, but Fred was never heard from again.
Has someone found this story as they were reading the old
Ironton Register?  I would like to know the date.  I
would appreciate any help.  Thank you.

Request any information regarding Silas Cole Straight, born 1802
in NJ,married to Sarah Ann Atwood in Muskingum Cty. Oh. Relocated to
Lawrence Cty. Oh, do not know the date. Any additional information
regarding death or burial location appreciated 

Rita Ray
I am working on Grimes, Parish, Hawk, Daniels, Thompson,
Moore, Allison,
James,.  Especially Grimes.  Mary Ellen Cavey married Marion Grimes.
He was born 9 June 1833  Carroll Co  died  8 Sept  1913.  His parents
when he was an infant.  I am looking for his parents.  Also Mary Ellen
Cavey Shepherd
was married to a ??Shepherd 1850.  They had a son Reason.  Mary Ellen and
Marion Grimes married 1854.  They are the parents of Judge R.L. Grimes of
Jackson,Ohio    Any help appreciated.   Rita RAy

Molly Placko
Researching BRAWLEY,PUGH,MCKEE of Ironton 1860-1913-
will share and exchange info. 

 Iam looking for information on the family of Joshua Bennett
and Isabella Broom. One child was Squire Bennett and I have most of his
decendents. These families lived in Lawrence county Ohio from the early
1800's. Any info on ansesters or decendents would be very helpfull, or if
I can help you just drop me a line. Glenn Bennett

Howard Osburn
Appreciate any information of the family of Mary (Osburn) Woods
family. Mary's husband, John Woods, died in Lawrence Co., Ky.
before Mary & several of her children came to Lawrence Co., OH
in 1863.  Her children were Walter Osburn Woods who Married
Matilda Cook; Sarilda "Sarah" Woods who married Wylie G.
Amanda Woods who married William H. Bazell, brother of Wylie.
Some persons married to her grandchildren were, James Marion
Allen, Bennington Bruce, John Powell, Louis W. Palmer, MD, and
James Montgomery.
Delighted to have info on any of the above.

Russ Czaplewski
Seek info on Cyrus ELLISON (1816-1897) who m. in 1845 to (1) Elizabeth
Stevenson; and in 1870 to (2) Josephine Glidden.  Cyrus from John Ellison
family of Adams Co.  Cyrus's children: Frances Ann; Mary A. (Mrs. John
Thornton Scott); and Rosa (Mrs. Charles Brunell McQuigg).  Cyrus
businessman in Lawrence County.

Debbie McClellan Wedder
Searching for parents of Peter KINGERY, b.1833-d.1899,
Civil War Vet. Married first: Catherine Gollowell, 2 children,
after her death he married, Elizabeth McDaniel Thompson, widow of
Samuel, daughter of John & Celia Laffoon McDaniel. There are many
KINGERY'S in Lawrence Cty. Ohio, but I have made no connections.
Also searching for the parents of: Martha "Patsy" WILLIAMS
McDaniel, wife of Caleb McDaniel, they married in 1811 in either
Gallia or Lawrence Cty.Ohio, they lived in the Symmes Creek area
of Lawrence Cty. I am also researching the HULETT surname, Elizabeth
HULETT married Adam Miller,of Law.Cty. in 1829, who were her parents?
and what is their history? Where do they come from? Elizabeth &
Adam Miller had a young man living with them who married their
daughter, Nancy Jane Miller, his name: George L. WARD, son of
Robert and Nancy SMAILES WARD. I am searching for more information
on both the SMAILES & WARD surnames. Any help in these areas are
greatly appreciated. Debbie MCCLELLAN Wedder at

Rosetta Hotler
Seek info on Isaac Tuttle, Lasson and Abram Tuttle. Have found them in
1860 Ohio census, Knox Co. # 818, 819, 820.
Do you know the relationship of Lasson and Abram to Issac, my gggfather
and spouses maiden names?  Isaac moved on to Indiana and  died in 1880 in
Lake Co. According to census he was born in PA. Abram was also. I have
not been able to find out where in PA.  Any family links out there. Any
additional info would be appreciated.

Jack Revare
Would like to hear from anyone researching the LADY surname
in Washington, Co. PA, Wheeling Ohio, WVA or Lawrence, Ironton
Co., OH.  Albert Lady was b. ca 1829 in PA, m. Permelia TILTON
b. 1825 in Tiltonsville, Jefferson, OH.  1849.  Lived in
Wheeling in 1850's and 1860's, then moved to Ironton in 1870's.
Believe Albert's father to be a Daniel who also lived in

Lorna Corns-Workman
HARVEY CORNS - I'm looking for information on Harvey Corns born
Oct. 24, 1874, Waterloo, Ohio, Lawrence County. Needed: are his
birth parents names. I have checked his death records and none
were listed. He was married to a Myrtle Workman, her birthdate
is, Aug 21, 1883.  Any info would be appreciated !! Thank You.

Martha Dean
Seeking information about John HINEMAN/HINERMAN and his wife Sarah
(maiden name may have been Lyons). John died Jan 6, 1891 in Mason Twp,
Lawrence Co. Sarah died 30 July 1869. Both are buried in the Bickle-
Walnut Cemetery in Gallia Co. OH. How do I go about find death

Mary W. Walton
John Wells, b.1815 Johnson Co., Ky.  d. after 1880 Ohio married to Nancy
Ann Webb. They moved to Lawrence Co., Ohio.  They had the following
children:  Alexander G. Wells, b. 1843 m. Abaline Miller : Peter F.
Wells, b. 1844 d. 1877 OH. m. Susan Faulkner :Julia Ann Wells, b. 1857
m. Clin McClain: Martha E. Wells, b. 1857: Margaret J. Wells, b. 1859:
William C. Wells, b. 1846 d. 1854 OH. : Melissa Wells, b. 1862 : Edward
Wells, b. 1865.  Any information on the death of John and Nancy or any of
their children and where they are buried would be appreciated.