Posted Queries for September 1996 thru January 1997

COOK, GENTRY, JONES, WHITWORTH posted by Ruth Kicklighter on Sunday, September 8, 1996
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    I am seeking information on the family of Edward JONES. Edward died in Louisa County ca. 1783. Wife Sarah died in Rockingham County North Carolina in 1787. Children listed in Sarah's will were Sarah w/o James GENTRY, Elizabeth w/o John WHITWORTH, Edward Jones and Effy w/o Benjamin COOK.
  • MANLEY, MCCLAIN, MCLAIN, MCLANE, MODENA posted by Jill Muncie on Wednesday, September 11, 1996
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    Seeking infoon the MANLEY and MCCLAIN / MCLAIN / MCLANE. Neeed inof on the Family of George McClain who married Tabitha MANLEY. Had a daughter Lucretia who married Francis Nelson MODENA. HAve alot of info on the families of the Modena's back to Italy. Who is George's parents? Lucretia was born 5 June 1833 and died 18 Jan 1912. She died at the home of her daughter in Delaware.
  • GIANNINI, MODENA posted by Jill Muncie on Wednesday, September 11, 1996
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    Seeking information on the families of the MODENA'S, GIANNINI families that came over from Italy. Who did Giovanni Francesco (Francis) Modena marry? Her first name was Patricia. The Giannini family is Francis' sister's family. She married Antonio Giannini in Italy. Do have the Modena's back to Italy. Need HELP! They were all over. Lousia, Ablemarle Orange Counties who knows where else.
  • BRAXTON, SCOTT, SHELTON, SMITH posted by Cynthia Mason-Posey on Wednesday, September 11, 1996
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    Philmore (Filmore) H. SCOTT, b Feb 1857, Chesterfield, VA - Spouse Sarah SMITH Richard SCOTT - Spouse Lucy, Parents of Philmore as listed in the Register of Marriage, 1880 Julian SHELTON, b about 1846 in Louisa County - Spouse Kate (Second wife). Listed his place of residence as Newport News at the time of his marriage. Per. Register of Marriage, 1891. Occupation: shoemaker. According to the 1910 census he owned his own shop & home. He is listed in Burkeville Town in this census. Kate - Status shows as divorced per 1910 U.S. Census, Nottoway County, Ennumeration District 71 Isaac SHELTON - Spouse Nancy, parents of Julian as listed in the Register of Marriage, 1891 Sidney E SHELTON, b about 1864. d before 1900 (?) Son of Julian SHELTON - Spouse Nannie BRAXTON, b Nov 1865. Sidney's siblings may have included William SHELTON, A. SHELTON, Ann E. SHELTON, Cory W. SHELTON, Jennie E. SHELTON, Joe SHELTON and John (Ino) SHELTON. Source - 1870 census, Amilia County. Sidney E. SHELTON, born Mar 8, 1892 in Berksville, VA, d Aug 24, 1975 in Baltimore, MD. My brother and I are having difficult tracing these families back any further into slavery. We need any help we can get with discovering plantations named SHELTON or SCOTT.
  • ROSS posted by DeWayne Ross on Tuesday, November 26, 1996
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    Looking for the father of Jacob Ross. He was in VA in 1840 and got married in 1850 in Louisa Co.
  • HESTER posted by Carl Hester on Monday, December 16, 1996
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    I am looking for any info on the Francis Hester or Robert Hester family. Francis was from New Kent County and died in Louisa about 1720. Robert Hester and his sister Mary were children of Francis ,born in New Kent Co. in 1686 and 1683 respectively but lived most of their lives in Louisa.Any help you could give would be appreciated.
  • DUNN, MARTIN posted by Wayne Dunn on Wednesday, January 1, 1997
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    Martin DUNN, b. abt 1763 in Orange Co., d. abt 1846 in Louisa Co. His parents were John DUNN and Anna Marion MARTIN. Looking for anyone researching DUNN in Louisa, Orange or Albemarle Co.. I have a good deal of information to share, but have a few gaps to fill in. Thank You.
  • GOODALL, TERRY, TISDALE, TRAVILLION, TREVILIANS, TROVILIAN posted by Wayne Dunn on Wednesday, January 1, 1997
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    Does anyone have any info on any of these people before, during or after their stay in Louisa Co.? I descend from Maria Trevilian, daughter of James Trevilian and Mary GOODALL. James was the son of Thomas Trevilian and Sophia TERRY. Maria married David TISDALE Jr.
  • ANDERSON posted by Carol Novotni on Thursday, January 16, 1997
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    Looking for parents of Archibald ANDERSON and his sisters, Anne, Mary, and Lettice ANDERSON who lived in Lancaster Co. VA in 1835. They applied for bounty land as heirs of David ANDERSON of Louisa Co. VA. The latter ANDERSON was purported to have been a midshipman in the VA Navy during the Revolutionary War.
  • JOHNSON, LEWIS posted by Bart Hinkle on Monday, January 27, 1997
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    Am trying to trace the ancestry (siblings, too) of William JOHNSON, b. about 1800, married Fannie LEWIS Nov. 18, 1818. He was Sheriff of Spotsylvania County, probably during the mid-1800's. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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