McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


David Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 23.
David Hill: born on 2 Nov 1810 in Ashe (now Alleghaney, Co, NC; died on 8 Aug 1856 in Ashe
(now Alleghaney) Co, NC; married in 1830's Catherine (_________).


Catherine "Katy"

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 23.
David Hill: born on 2 Nov 1810 in Ashe (now Alleghaney, Co, NC; died on 8 Aug 1856 in Ashe
(now Alleghaney) Co, NC; married in 1830's Catherine (_________).
Catherine (_______) was born in Mar 1814 in Ashe (now Alleghaney) Co, NC; died on 24 Feb
1914 in Alleghaney Co, NC.
2. Idid, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Katherine Hill, age 40, head of household.

1870 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Catherine Hill, age 60 (sic), head of household.

1880 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Catherine Hill, age 65, in household of son-in-law, Martin Crouse, husband
of daughter, Adeline Hill Crouse.

1900 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Catherine Hill, age 86, in household of son-in-law, Martin Crouse, husband
of daughter, Adeline Hill Crouse.

1910 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Catherine Hill, age 99, in household of son-in-law, Martin Crouse, husband
of daughter, Adeline Hill Crouse.


John A. Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as John Hill, age 21, in household of mother, Catherine(_______) Hill.
2. Ibid, page 28.
John A. Hill; bor abt 1839 in Ashe (now Alleghaney) Co, NC; died on or abt 10 Jun 1862 in
Richmond, VA: enlisted in CSA at 22 yrs old on 27 May 1861.


Emaline Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Emaline Hill, age 19, in household of mother, Catherine(_______) Hill.


Horton Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Horton Hill, age 19, in household of mother, Catherine(_______) Hill.
2. Ibid, page 28.
Horton Hill; born abt 1841 in Ashe (now Alleghaney) Co, NC; died 14/19 Jun 1862 in
Richmond, VA: enlisted in CSA at 19 yrs old on 15 Sep 1861.


Jane Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Jane Hill, age 15, in household of mother, Catherine(_______) Hill.


Matilda Hill

1. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 26.
1860 Census, Alleghaney Co, NC.
Listed as Matilda Hill, age 13, in household of mother, Catherine(_______) Hill.


Benjamin Frankin Woosley

1. 1850 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Western District; taken on 3 Aug 1850; Page 248A; Image 69
of 213; Family #453/453.
Listed as Benjamin Ousley (sic, Woosley); age 11; born in VA; in household of father, Hezekiah
Woosley.
2. 1870 Census, Warren Co, KY; Covington Precinct; Rockfield PO; taken on 8 Oct 1870;
Page 105A; Image 25 of 51; Family #156/161.
Listed as B.F. Woosley; age 29; born in VA; common laborer; head of household.
3. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; 88th Census District; taken on 21 Jun 1880; Page 246C; Image
39 of 56; Family #280/282.
Listed as B.F. Woosley; age 39; born in VA; married; farmer; head of household.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #272.
Listed as Benjamin Woosley, age 59, head of household.
5. "Marriage Records of McDowell Co, WV", page 20.
Marriage Record, Book 1, 1865-1896, page 112.
Benjamin Woosley, age 46, widowed, born in Tazewell Co, VA, son of
Kiah and Margaret Woosley, married on 4 Oct 1883 Margaret Low, age 28,
widow, born in Buchanan Co, WV, daughter of James and Ester Day.
6. 1910 Census; Boulder Co, CO; Longmont; taken on 10 May 1910; Page 30A; Image 9 of 14;
Family #445/455.
Listed as Benjamin J. Woosley; age 69; born in VA; married twice; last time for 8 yrs; no
occupation; head of household.
7. US National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938; Hot Springs, Fall River Co, SD;
Page 4526; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Benjamin Woosley; admitted 16 Nov 1916; discharged, 21 Mar 1917; pulmonary TB; chronic
artheritis; old fracture of right hip; hemorrhoids; hernia; mitral insufficiency, marked; enlisted 1 Jan
1862 at Somerset, KY; Private; Co G. 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infrantry; mustered out 9 Nov
1864 at Knoxville, TN; re-enlisted 7 Mar 1865 at Lexington, KY; Private Company F; 55 Regiment,
KY Infrantry; discharged 2 Jun 1865 at Covington, KY; born in VA; age 75; 5'10" tall; farmer; blue
eyes; light hair; can read and write; Protestant; residence subsequence to discharge, White
Salmon, WA; married; nearest relative, Mary E. Woosley, wife, White Salmon, WV; rate of
pension, $30.00.
8. 1920 Census, Klickitat Co, WA; White Salmon; East White Salmon Precinct; taken on 13 Jan
1920; Page 59A; Image 7 of 13; Family #90/90.
Listed as Benjamin F. Woosley; age 79; born in VA; married; head of household.
9. Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960; LDS Web Site.
Benjamin Franklin Woosley; age 81 yrs, 3 mons, 13 days; born in 1841; married; husband of Mary
E. Abel Woosley; son of Hezakiah and Margaret (Lowe) Woosley; died 23 Jan 1922 in White
Salmon, Klickitat Co, WA.
10. "Wyoming County Heritage", Benjamin and Nancy Jane Woosley, Article, page
184.
Benjamin F. Woosley, born in 1840, lived in Tazewell Co, VA, drove a wagon
to Nebraska for the Land Rush. He was married three times first to Jane
Turner (eight children: Hezekiah, Emily, Elizabeth, Mary, Cynthia Ann,
William Benjamin, Fernadis and Abraham), second to Margaret Day Lowe (four
children: James Blaine, John Logan and twins, Levi and Lilly) and third to
Mary Elizabeth Abel (two children: Joseph McKinley and Verlie Roosevelt).

Benjamin F. Woosley's parents were Hezakiah (b 1812) and Margaret Husk
Woosley (of Tazewell Co, VA. Hezakiah and Margaret were married in Patrick
Co, VA. Their children were: Mahala, Benjamin F., Rebecca, Hezakiah, Jr. and
Malinda.

Hezekiah's parents were Benjamin (b in Amelia Co, VA in 1772) and Elizabeth
Tynes (of Tazewell Co, VA) Woosley. Their children were: Shadrack, William,
Nancy, Hezekiah, Mahala, Elijah, Patience, and son (_______).

Benjamin's father was Thomas Woosley, Sr., born in VA, died in 1778, a Rev
War soldier.


Pheobe Jane Turner

1. 1870 Census, Warren Co, KY; Covington Precinct; Rockfield PO; taken on 8 Oct 1870;
Page 105A; Image 25 of 51; Family #156/161.
Listed as Fereby Woosley; age 18; born in TN; in household of husband, Benjamin F. Woosley.
2. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; 88th Census District; taken on 21 Jun 1880; Page 246C; Image
39 of 56; Family #280/282.
Listed as Jane Woosley; age 36; born in VA; married; in household of husband, Benjamin F.
Woosley.
3. "Wyoming County Heritage", Benjamin and Nancy Jane Woosley, Article, page
184.
Benjamin F. Woosley, born in 1840, lived in Tazewell Co, VA, drove a wagon
to Nebraska for the Land Rush. He was married three times first to Jane
Turner (eight children: Hezekiah, Emily, Elizabeth, Mary, Cynthia Ann,
William Benjamin, Fernadis and Abraham), second to Margaret Day Lowe (four
children: James Blaine, John Logan and twins, Levi and Lilly) and third to
Mary Elizabeth Abel (two children: Joseph McKinley and Verlie Roosevelt).


Tennessee Woosley

1. 1880 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; 88th Census District; taken on 21 Jun 1880; Page 246C; Image
39 of 56; Family #280/282.
Listed as Tennessee Woosley; age 5; born in NE; in household of father, Benjamin F. Woosley.


James Green

1. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice,
and Ralph.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 4, No 170, Haga, page 33.
James Green, age 20, son of Joseph Green, married Eliza Ann Hill, age 18,
daughter of Martin Hill, on 22 Apr 1893.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 717.
Center Township, page 015.
Listed as James Green, age 8, in household of father, Joseph Green.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #153.
Listed as James Green, age 25, head of household.
5. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
James Green married Eliza Ann Hill on 22 Apr 1893. There were eight
children: Anna, Preston, Amos, Bessie (born 1902; died in 1996), Arthur,
Ocie (born in 1910 in Wyoming Co, WV; is the only living child; lives in
Princeron, WV); Janice (Sandy's mother, born on 23 May 1912; died 30 Aug
1964) and Ralph Green.
6. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 226A; Family #217/221.
Listed as James Green; age 43; born in WV; married once for 17 yrs; farmer; head of household.
7, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as James Green; age 50; born in WV; married; farmer; head of household.


Eliza Ann Hill

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 721.
Center Township, page 016.
Listed as Eliza Ann Hill, age 3, in household of father, Martin Hill.
2. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice,
and Ralph.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 4, No 170, Haga, page 33.
James Green, age 20, son of Joseph Green, married Eliza Ann Hill, age 18,
daughter of Martin Hill, on 22 Apr 1893.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #153.
Listed as Liza A. Green, age 22, in household of husband, James Green.
5. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
Eliza's father Martin Hill's mother was Katy (________). She does not know
Martin's father's name.
6. E-mail message, Lynne Henrichs Chick, jolychick@erols.com, 15 Apr 2001.
Eliza Ann Hill was born on 23 May 1877; died on 11 Aug 1965; only child
of Martin and Juda Green Hill. Eliza was her grandfather's mother.
Information from her granfather's bible.
7. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 226A; Family #217/221.
Listed as Eliza A. Green; age 34; born in WV; married once for 17 yrs; 7 children, 4 living;
in household of husband, James Green.
8, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Eliza Green; age 44; born in WV; married; in household of husband, James Green.


Preston Green

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #153.
Listed as Preston Green, age 2, in household of father, James Green.
2. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 226A;
Family #217/221.
Listed as Preston Green; age 12; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.
3. Wyoming Co, WV; WW I Draft Registration Card #1467; 12 Sep 1918; Ancestry.com Web Site.
Preston Green; age 20; born 25 Sep 1898; living at Woosley, WV; farmer; for father James
Green; nearest relative, James Green, Woosley, WV; short with medium build; brown eyes and
dark hair.
4. 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Preston Green; age 22; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.
5. "The Mullins Advocate"; Mullens, WV; Friday, ?? Dec 1925; Newspaper Article.
"Slayer of Green Caught in VA; Howard Beavers, Fugitive, Lodged in Jail; Trouble Arose Over
Moonshine Still"
"Howard Beaver, wanted for the muder of Preston Green on Indian Creek on December 2, and for whom a reward o$500 had been posted by Wyoming county authorities, was apprehended by officers at Cedar Bluff, near Richlands, Virginia, and brought here and lodged in the Pineville jail Monday.Two other young men who are said to have been with Beavers at the time of the killing are also being held as material witnesses.
"Assording to authorities, the trouble between Beavers and Green was brought about by an argument over a moonshine still. Beavers was thought to have been operating a moonshine still, which, a few days before the killing he found to have been destroyed. He suspected Green of being directly or indirectly resposible for the wrecking of the plant.
"In company with two young men, Beavers met Green in the road on December 2. Leaving his companions, Beavers called Green aside and engaged in conversation. After a few words between them, Beavers, it is alledged, shot Green dead with a Winchester rifle."
6. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #16255; WV Archives Web Site.
Preston Green; age 28 yrs, 2 mons, 7 days; born 25 Sep 1897at Keystone, WV; single; farmer;
son of James and Liza (Hill) Green; died 2 Dec 1925 at Kimball, WV from a gunshot wound; buried
4 dec 1925 at Kimball WV; informant, James Greene, Kimball, WV
7. E-mail DSandy1d@aol.com
Preston Geeen was born on 25 Sep 1897; died on 2 Dec 1925.
8. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Preston Green; born on 25 Sep 1897; died on 2 Dec 1925; buried in Hill
Cemetery, located on Hatfield-McCoy Trail, Wyoming Co, WV.


Arthur Green

1. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice,
and Ralph.
2. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
James Green married Eliza Ann Hill on 22 Apr 1893. There were eight
children: Anna, Preston, Amos, Bessie (born 1902; died in 1996), Arthur,
Ocie (born in 1910 in Wyoming Co, WV; is the only living child; lives in
Princeron, WV); Janice (Sandy's mother, born on 23 May 1912; died 30 Aug
1964) and Ralph Green.
3. E-mail DSandy1d@aol.com
Arthur Geeen was born on 18 Jun 1903; died on Nov 1903.
4. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 7 May 1910; Page 226A; Family #217/221.
Listed as Arthur Green; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.
5, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Arthur Green; age 14; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.


Ocie Green

1. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice,
and Ralph.
2. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
James Green married Eliza Ann Hill on 22 Apr 1893. There were eight
children: Anna, Preston, Amos, Bessie (born 1902; died in 1996), Arthur,
Ocie (born in 1910 in Wyoming Co, WV; is the only living child; lives in
Princeron, WV); Janice (Sandy's mother, born on 23 May 1912; died 30 Aug
1964) and Ralph Green.
3. E-mail DSandy1d@aol.com
Ocie Geeen was born on 21 Jun 1910.
4, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Ocie Green; age 9; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.


Ralph Green

1. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 425.
James Green, son of Joseph, married Eliza Ann Hill, daughter of Martin S.
Hill. Their children were: Amos E., Preston, Howard B. Arthur, Ocie, Janice,
and Ralph.
2. E-mail 9 Apr 2000, Sandy DeAngelis, DSandy1d@aol.com.
James Green married Eliza Ann Hill on 22 Apr 1893. There were eight
children: Anna, Preston, Amos, Bessie (born 1902; died in 1996), Arthur,
Ocie (born in 1910 in Wyoming Co, WV; is the only living child; lives in
Princeron, WV); Janice (Sandy's mother, born on 23 May 1912; died 30 Aug
1964) and Ralph Green.
3. E-mail DSandy1d@aol.com
Ralph Geeen was born on 23 Jul 1915; died on 3 Nov 1974.
4, 1920 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Center District; taken on 16/17 Jan 1920; Page 198B;
Family #52/52.
Listed as Ralph Green; age 2; born in WV; in household of father, James Green.


John Logan Perdue

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 5, No 49, Haga, page 52.
John Pardue, age 20, son of D.L. and Clara Marinda Pardue, married Eliza
Stewart, age 18, daughter of James C. and Amanda Stewart, on 21 Jun 1895.
2. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 426.
John Logan Pardue was son of Daniel L. and Clarinda Pardue.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 737.
Center Township, page 006.
Listed as John L. Perdue, age 4, in household of father, Daniel L. Pardue.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #164.
Listed as John Perdew, age 24, head of household.


Eliza D. Stewart

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1879.
Elzean Stewart was born in 1879 to James C. and Amanda Stewart.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 5, No 49, Haga, page 52.
John Pardue, age 20, son of D.L. and Clara Marinda Pardue, married Eliza
Stewart, age 18, daughter of James C. and Amanda Stewart, on 21 Jun 1895.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 748.
Center Township, page 004.
Listed as Elzena Stewart, age 1, in household of father, James C. Stewart.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #164.
Listed as Elzina D. Perdew, age 24, in household of husband, John Pardue.
5. Familysearch.com Web Site, James Stewart search, 4 Nov 2000, submitted by
Donna L. Cook Broce, 2203 Robin Road, Dodge City, Kansas.
Eliza D. Cook; born in Oct 1878 in Wyoming Co, WV; married John Logan Perdew
on 21 Jun 1895 in Wyoming Co, WV.


Alvin H. Perdue

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #164.
Listed as Alvin H. Perdew, age 3, in household of father, John Pardue.


Erie A. Perdue

1. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #164.
Listed as Erie A. Perdew, age 1, in household of father, John Pardue.


Morgan Hall

1. "Pioneers of Eastern and SE KY", Kozart, page 154.
Morgan Hall married Lesty Cook on 17 Aug 1848 in Pike Co, KY.
2. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, taken on 22 Aug 1850, Page 460B, Family #390.
Listed as Morgan Hall, age 19, born in KY, laborer, head of household.
3. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 3, Family #17.
Listed as Morgan Hall, age 41, born in KY, as head of household, a
farmer.
4. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 779.
Elkhorn Township, page 015.
Listed as Morgan Hall, age 51, head of household, a farmer.
5. 1900 Census McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 121A, Family 25.
Listed as Morgan Hall, age 70, born in Nov 1829 in KY, head of household.
6. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Page 218B, Family #167.
Listed as Morgan Hall, age 80, born in KY, married 62 years, head of household.


Lesty "Letta" Cook

1. "Pioneers of Eastern and SE KY", Kozart, page 154.
Morgan Hall married Lesty Cook on 17 Aug 1848 in Pike Co, KY.
2. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY, taken on 22 Aug 1850, Page 460B, Family #390.
Listed as Litta Hall, age 18, born in KY, in household of husband, Morgan Hall.
3. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 3, Family #17.
Listed as Letta Hall, age 39, born in KY, in household of husband, Morgan
Hall.
4. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 779.
Elkhorn Township, page 015.
Listed as Leety Hall, age 50, in household of husband, Morgan Hall.
5. 1900 Census McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, page 121A, Family 25.
Listed as Leetie Hall, age 70, born in Dec 1829 in KY, in household of
husband, Morgan Hall.
6. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Browns Creek District, Page 218B, Family #167.
Listed as Lieder Hall, age 80, born in KY, married 62 years, 12 children, 4 living, in
household of husband, Morgan Hall.


Minerva Hall

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 3, Family #17.
Listed as Minerva Hall, age 18, born in KY, in household of father, Morgan
Hall.


Lavina Hall

1. 1870 Census, McDowell Co, WV, Sandy River District, page 3, Family #17.
Listed as Lourena Hall, age 4, born in KY, in household of father, Morgan
Hall.
2. 1880 Census, McDowell Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 9, page 779.
Elkhorn Township, page 015.
Listed as Luvenia Hall, age 14, in household of father, Morgan Hall.


William Granville Short

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co, WV", Bowman, page 428.
William Short married first Elizabeth (_______), and second Polly (_______).
Children of first marriage were: Charles, Adam, Ben, Rebecca, William
Granville, and Providence(sic see Ref 4).
2. Ancestor Chart by Doug Bishop, 4917 Annhurst Road, Columbus, OH 43228, 1983.
William Short, Sr. was born on 15 May 1768, died in 1851 in Russell Co, VA.
3. Internet e-mail, 12 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
William and Elizabeth are her ancestors on her mother's side; ie, her mother
(name not given) was the daughter of Creed Jackson and Martha V. Boggs
Short; Creed was the son of William James (Red Jeames?)and Survilla Mullins
Short; William James was the son of David Short; David was the son of
Charles and Charles was the son of William and Elizabeth Short.
4. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, kullr99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
William Short was born ca 1766; died 4 Jul 1851 in Wise Co, VA; probably
buried in Bolling Cemetery at Flat Gap, VA
5. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA, page 239B, Family #285.
Listed as William Short, age 84, born in "Not Known", in household of
son, Joseph Short.
6. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
William Grancer Short; born 1766; died 4 Jul 1858 in Wise Co, VA; married
first, Elizabeth Bolling, daughter of Benjamin and Patsy Phelps Bolling.
Benjamin Bolling married Martha "Patsy" Phelps on 20 Jun 1756 in Albemarle
Co, VA?. Martha Phelps was born in 1736; died 8 Mar 1767 in Rowan Co, NC.
William Short married second, Mary "Polly" Birchfield, before 1813.
William was later buried beside Elizabeth with his second wife, Mary
"Polly" Birchfield on the other side. Mary was a sister of Jeremiah
Birchfield who both may have been children of Lydia Birchfield.


Mary Birchfield

1. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA, page 239B, Family #285.
Listed as Mary Short, age 65, born in Buncombe Co, NC, in household of
step-son, Joseph Short.
2. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
Lists her as Mary (Birchfield), age 65, stepmother of Joseph, born in
Buncombe Co, NC.


Benjamin Bolen

1. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Elizabeth Bolling was born 8 Mar 1767 in Buncombe Co?, NC; died abt 1805 or
maybe 1808 at birth of her daughter Elizabeth; supposedly daughter of
Benjamin and Molly (sic Martha) Phillips (sic Phelps) Bolling.
2. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
William Grancer Short; born 1766; died 4 Jul 1858 in Wise Co, VA; married
first, Elizabeth Bolling, daughter of Benjamin and Patsy Phelps Bolling.
Benjamin Bolling married Martha "Patsy" Phelps on 20 Jun 1756 in Albemarle
Co, VA?. Martha Phelps was born in 1736; died 8 Mar 1767 in Rowan Co, NC.


Martha "Patsy" Phelps

1. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Elizabeth Bolling was born 8 Mar 1767 in Buncombe Co?, NC; died abt 1805 or
maybe 1808 at birth of her daughter Elizabeth; supposedly daughter of
Benjamin and Molly (sic Martha) Phillips (sic Phelps) Bolling.
2. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
William Grancer Short; born 1766; died 4 Jul 1858 in Wise Co, VA; married
first, Elizabeth Bolling, daughter of Benjamin and Patsy Phelps Bolling.
Benjamin Bolling married Martha "Patsy" Phelps on 20 Jun 1756 in Albemarle
Co, VA?. Martha Phelps was born in 1736; died 8 Mar 1767 in Rowan Co, NC.


Joseph D. Short Sr

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co, WV", Bowman, page 428.
Joseph Short, Sr., son of William and Elizabeth Short, married Ollie
Mullins, daughter of Ambrose Mullins, Sr.
2. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Joseph D. was born abt 1803 in Burke Co, NC; married Ollie Mullins, daughter
of Ambrose Mullins.
3. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA, page 239B, Family #285.
Listed as Joseph Short, age 47, born in Burks Co, NC, head of household.
4. "Marriage Index: Kentucky, 1851-1900", Family Tree Maker, CD #229.
Joseph Short married _______________ on 26 Nov 1828 in Perry Co, KY
5. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
Joseph Short; born in 1803 in Burke Co, NC; married Ollie Mullins, daughter
of Ambrose Mullins, on 26 Nov 1828 in Perry Co, KY.


Ollie Mullins

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co, WV", Bowman, page 428.
Joseph Short, Sr., son of William and Elizabeth Short, married Ollie
Mullins, daughter of Ambrose Mullins, Sr.
2. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Joseph D. was born abt 1803 in Burke Co, NC; married Ollie Mullins, daughter
of Ambrose Mullins.
3. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA, page 239B, Family #285.
Listed as Olley Short, age 46, born in Scott Co, VA, in household of
husband, Joseph Short.
4. "Marriage Index: Kentucky, 1851-1900", Family Tree Maker, CD #229.
Joseph Short married _______________ on 26 Nov 1828 in Perry Co, KY
5. E-mail, Charles R. Kenedy, crkenedy@onemain.com, 11 Jan 2001, "The Mary
Roberts Family Part 2".
Joseph Short; born in 1803 in Burke Co, NC; married Ollie Mullins, daughter
of Ambrose Mullins, on 26 Nov 1828 in Perry Co, KY.


Adam Short

1. "Reference Book of Wyoming Co, WV", Bowman, page 428.
Adam Short was grandfather of John A. Short.
2. "Wyoming County Heritage" WGS, Page 4.
Brothers Adam and Ben Short came to Wyoming about the same time.
3. Mortality Schedule Index, McDowell Co, WV, 1860, 1870, 1880; transcribed by
Stephanie Boone.
Adam Short, age 100, born in KY, died in Feb 1880 of old age.
4. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Adam was born abt 1795; married first Cynthia (________); second Samantha
Ferrell. Smantha died 1 May 1867 per G.P. Goode letter of 1937. Adam lived in
Wyoming Co, WV at the mouth of Bearhole.
5. 1860 Census, Webster Co, WV, Family #65, transcribed by Patricia Dilley, 17
Jun 2001, pdilley@neumedia.net.
Listed as Adam Short, age 86, born in Grayson Co, VA, head of household.
6. 1850 Census, Russell Co, VA, Family #1466.
Listed as Adam Short, age 65, born in NC, head of household.


Samantha Ferrell

1. Internet e-mail, 14 Jun 2000, KULLR99431@aol.com, Carrol Hurley Ullrich,
Santa Ana, CA.
Adam was born abt 1795; married first Cynthia (________); second Samantha
Ferrell. Smantha died 1 May 1867 per G.P. Goode letter of 1937. Adam lived in
Wyoming Co, WV at the mouth of Bearhole.


Meshack Birchfield

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jeremiah Birchfield search, 31 Oct 2000, submitted by rsr@mounet.com
Jeremiah Birchfield was the son of Meshack Birchfield.
Meshack was born in 1762 in Baltimore Co, MD; died in 1833; son of Nathan
Birchfield. Conflicts with information in Ref 3.
2. 1790 Census, Burke Co, NC, Microcopy T-498, Roll 2, NC Morgan District, First Company.
Listed as Mishh Burchfield with 1 white male over 16 yrs and head of family
(this would have been Meshack)
1 white male under 16 (this would have been Jeremiah who would have been on
10 at the time); 4 white females and head of family; 0 other free persons, and 1 slave.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jeremiah Birchfield search, 31 Oct 2000, submitted by sbrchfld@apex.net.
Meshack was born in 1762 in Baltimore Co, MD; died aft 1833 in Marion Co, MO; son of Robert and Ann Clark
Birchfield. Conflicts with information in Ref 1.
4. 1810 Census, Warren Co, KY, page 264.
Meshack Birchfield is listed in this census of Warren Co, KY.