Old Queries (Before 10/10/1997)

Looking for decendencts of Willis BARTON, Born 9-22-1803 and married Margaret Nancy Martin born 3-11-1806 in GA. Sone was Gilford M. Barton born in 1840 in hall Co. GA.and married Nancy J. Haynes Weaver. Son Alonzo Barton Born 3-10-1876 married Ludy Adalyn Berry on Feb 28 1897 with daughter born Mariah jane Barton on July 12, 1900 in Delmar Alabama. Family cemetery is Sardis Cemetery in Delmar or around Double springs

Reita Jones Burress, P.O.Box 153 Ethridge, Tn. 38456 , Dec 29, 1996 :

I'm researching the JONES, WILDMAN, LEE,JAMES families of Winston co.. Franklin R.W. Jones married Mary Hall 1833 in Blount Co. He also had a family by Elizabeth Wildman. My hpmepage URL: http://www.public.usit.net/rburress/genepage.htm

E., , Dec 29, 1996 :

Does anyone have info on a Mary MACKREY listed on the 1870 Winston County census as being 78 years old living between the Families of Thomas Jefferson Shelton and William Jasper Shelton who I believe are her sons by marriage to Joel Shelton...her maiden name was Chastain.please email me if you have any on these Sheltons and Mackey's or anything on any Shelton living in the area..thanks

Beverly Walling, 2 Arlington Conroe, TX 77301 , Jan 5, 1997 :

John Marion Ward DOB 1895 Mariah Jane Barton DOB 7-12-1900 David Andrew Ward Martha Butler Alonzo Irvin Barton DOB 3-10-1876 Lucy Adalyn Berry DOB 9-8-1880 Gilford m. Barton DOB 1840 Willis Barton DOB 9-22-1803 Margaret Nancy Martin DOB 3-11-1806 Nancy J. Haynes Weaver DOB 9-12-1842

William D. Golden, 6121 Oust Lane, Dale City, VA 22193 , Jan 11, 1997 :

I am trying to help Ruby (Ann) Golden, formerly of the Double Springs area, Winston Co., AL, find her family. She was born May 3, 1950 at Hillman Hospital and now lives in California. She is dying and has not seen her family since she was adopted out as a child. Ruby had two sisters: Judith Ann Golden b.1946 and Patricia Ann Golden, b.1947. Ruby's mother was named Vera or Verna Maye Golden, b. June 1928. Vera or Verna's parents were Archalter (sic) Golden and the mother was nee Glade (sic). The mother's first name is unknown. All were from the Winston area before moving to the outskirts of Birmingham, AL. Ruby may have about six months to live. I am not a direct relation (that I know of) but have offered to help as have several other researchers. Finding her family is very important to her as you can imagine. If you have any information please contact me at wdgolden@aol.com, wdggenes@aol.com or at 703-807-5659. Many thanks in advance for any help that you might be able to provide. William "Bill" Golden of the Jefferson County Goldens Dale City, Virginia

John C. Elliott, 1245 Springhill Rd., Alexander City, AL 35010 , Jan 13, 1997 :

Looking for father of Dabner Wansley Elliott b:1824 in North Georgia. However Dabner lived out his life in Winston Co., AL.

Greg Johnson, 7383 Westmoreland Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130 , Jan 17, 1997 :

Central, Alabama, is a village near Jones Chapel. Interested in info on nearby cemeteries. Esp. interested in marker for Archibald Sheats or any other Sheats in this immediate vicinity.

Nancy Fowler, 6314 Lodewyck, Detroit, MI 48224 , Jan 18, 1997 :

Looking for info on CAGLE,PEPPER,HENSON,YOUNG from Double Springs, Winston Co. Also anyone who lives in Double Springs or near for cemetery information. Thanks, Nancy Write or EMail.

Darrell Brown, Rt. 2 Box 70 Poteau, OK 74953 , Jan 20, 1997 :

Looking for descendants of Israel Chapman the family move from SC to AL abt 1851. Israel was in 1860 AL ukn after then. Silas K. move to OK abt 1893 d.1921 OK. Any info. would help. 1 Israel Chapman b. 1826 SC d. ukn . +Sarah Chapman b.1829 SC d. ukn ....... 2 David Hamilton Chapmanb. 1844 SC d. ukn ....... 2 Silas Kirksey Chapman b. 1845 SC d. 1920 OK ...... +Lucinda Mitchell b. 1852 GA d. OK 3 Willie Chapman b. 1869 AL d. ukn 3 Sarah Susie Chapman b. 1876 AL d. OK 3 Samuel D. Chapman b. 1877 AL d. 1937 OK + Myna Adlee Hutchins b. 1880 d. OK 3 Mary W. Chapman b. 1872 - 3 no name Chapman b. 1880 AR d. Ukn 3 John Frank Chapman b. 1887 AL d. 1910 OK ............. +Mary B. Henry b. 1889 AR d. 1965 OK ......2 Reuben Chapman b. 1847 SC ..... 2 Mary Chapman b. 1848 SC ......2 Balip Chapman b. 1852 SC ..... 2 Elizah Chapman b. 1854 SC ......2 Samual Chapman b. 1858 AL ......2 Franeis Chapman b. 1861 AL

JOHN H. LONG JR, Woodsfield, OH , Jan 26, 1997 :

Researching LONG, CLEMENS, MURR, EVERETT, SUTTON, ANY infor for these surnames would be great, I have info on most of them from c. 1870>present. Thanx for your help, John H. Long >OH

William Golden, 6121 Oust Lane , Jan 29, 1997 :

I am trying to find information on the family of Ruby Golden, born May 3, 1950. She was born at Hillman Hospital then run by the Salvation Army. She was adopted out by social services as a very young child. Her mother's name was Vera or Verna Golden. Vera or Verna was a single mother and the daughter of an Arcalter Golden. Ruby is currently hospitalized in California and needs medical help. Doctors believe that knowledge of her family's medical history holds some hope for her recovery. Best regards, Bill Golden 703 878-3817

Kevin Walker, 1301 N. Walters St. Robinson, IL 62454 , Jan 29, 1997 :

Hello...Would like to share info with fellow researchers on the BIRD families found in the 1850 census. BENJAMIN BIRD, age 44 with family, JOHN BIRD, SR., age 76 with family, and JOHN BIRD, JR., age 33 with family. BENJAMIN BIRD moved on to Franklin Co. by 1860 and Colbert Co. by 1870. Thanks.

Ray Abel, 8886 S. Tracy Dr., Sandy, Utah 84093 , Jan 31, 1997 :

Researching infomation on ABEL (Benjamin Franklin "Frank") born in Walker Co. and buried in Doublespring, Winston Co. and his wife FORTNER (Willie Annie) who is buried in Spruce Pine, Winston Co. Also, ABEL(Joseph H. or Thomas) Thank you for your time and assistance. I will share any info that I have.

Doyal Wright, 220 Bielby Road, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025 , Feb 1, 1997 :

There is a book in the Winston County Courthouse in Double Springs that has a number of cementaries with toombstone information. I don't know the name of the department, but when you enter the front door of the courthouse go to the last door on the left. The people are very friendly and helpful. If I ever get there again I hope to copy this information and then get it on the internet. Maybe there is someone who lives closer and can get time to do this. It was an older gentleman who gathered this information. I understand that he has passed on now.

Linda Shipman, 827 Harisson Shipman Rd,. Jasper , Al. 35503 , Feb 14, 1997 :

Looking for info on Cason C. PRUITT 18 May 1833 burial place Fairview Cemetery Winston Co. , Al. married to Sarah last name unknown of Etowah Co Al. second wife Creasy last name unknown children by first wife Edward Aaron PRUITT, ? Cansada PRUITT, David PRUITT, Brank PRUITT, Zack PRUITT, children by second wife Lindy PRUITT, William C. PRUITT, Azula Pruitt.

Jimmy Aaron, 288 Aaron Rd. Jasper, Al 35501 , Feb 16, 1997 :

I am looking for any information on the Heffner family from the Hamilton area. Iam a descendant of Rufus Heffner who was said to own a jewelry store in Hamilton and died around 1935. His daughter Ada Heffner married James Franklin Estes Jr. about 1910. Any information would be most appreciated.

Grant V Mobley, 6808 Redwing Ct Bakersfield,CA 93309 , Feb 20, 1997 :

looking for information on ggrandfather William Mobley. died 1876 Haleyville,Winston,Al. ggrandmother Caroline (Roberts) Mobley died 1910 Tullaloosa,Al. Thanks

Debby Black, 464 W. 73rd St. , Mar 1, 1997 :

Searching for decendants of Jesse Daniel Hyde and Sarah Jarome Barton of Winston and Walker Counties, AL. Some of their children were: 1. Delila Perlina Hyde (1852; GA) md. John L. Wright (b. 1851; AL) and had at least two children, Lewis L. who md. a Wright and Sally who md. George Redmill. 2. Mary Margaret Hyde (1853; GA/1922; Craighead Co., AR?) Md. Leroy Sims. Lived in Winston Co. through 1880 census and had at least two daus., Caroline and Eveline. 3. Martha Jane Hyde (1854; GA/1898; Nauvoo, AL) md. David Joshua Harper. 4. Alfred Marion Hyde (1859/bd. Nauvoo) md. Sara Icedo Lawrimore. 5. William Jackson Hyde (1861; AL/bd. Union Grove Cem., near Haleyville, AL) Md. Harriet Elizabeth Barnett 6. Nancy Hyde (1862; AL) md. Francis Martin Have and need information on many other Winston Co. families. Just a few of them are: Blackstock, Burdick, Cagle, Colburn, Davidson, Dodd, Elliott, Faris, Gilbert, Green, Guthrie, Harper, Harris, Henson, Hill, Hopson, Ingle, James, Knight, League, Long, Mann, Martin, Nix, Pugh, Ramey, Reeves, Rowell, Thomas, Townsend, Turner, Vanderford, Weaver and Williams.

Floyd A. Guthrie, 1193 McDade Road, Carbon Hill, Al. 35549 , Mar 12, 1997 :

Looking for any info on any COOPER that may be kin to Christopter Columbus COOPER b. 1849 Talladega Co., Al and d 1928 buried at Williams Cemetery, (Black Pond Area) Winston Co., Al. I think He had some brothers that moved to Winston co., Al.

Steve Clark, 1780 W. Romana Pensacola,Fl. 32501 , Mar 13, 1997 :

Looking for the birth record of Joseph Leber Clark,born 1890 to Lucy J. Clark and ?? this county father died some where between 1890 and 1900 I need Josephs fathers name and place of birth if possible,the family lived in the same place for over 30 years,thats all I have at Present except that he had about 7 or more children.I need my great grandfathers name very badly.All living relatives never knew about him.I think josephs father (which is my great grand dad) was originally from Mass. What little info i have i got from the 1900 census of Winston Co.Joseph was 10 yrs old at that time.Joseph died in Walker Co. Al. in 1963 i believe and was married to Katie Carpenter Clark They had 11 children.Any help you can give will be highly appreciated preciated. Thank you Steve Clark -Sky@pen.net

Charlotte Cottongame, 715 E. 5th, Ferris, TX 75125-2305 , Mar 16, 1997 :

DODD -- any information on this family in Winston Co. appreciated. Please e-mail Cottongame@aol.com

William Gaines, 3707 E Florian, Mesa, Az 85206 , Apr 2, 1997 :

Looking for information on Permelia Ann McCULLAR b9-15-1872 m9-1-1892 to John David GAINES. He was born in Double Springs Winston Co., and they married there. She had two brothers 1 Jasper 2 Henry, and four sisters 1 Mattie 2 Mathilda 3 Margaret 4 Vina I don't have anything on her parents, or if she was born in Winston Co.

William Gaines, 3707 E Florian, Mesa, Az 85206 , Apr 2, 1997 :

Looking for information on Rueben Humphrey GAINES. He was born in Rabun Ga, but was Justice of the Peace in Winston Co in 1880. His son John David GAINES was born in Winston Co in 1874. John David's mother was Angeline BAILEY, and I need any info I can get on her. She is Rueben Humphrey's second wife, his first wife was Mary L Whitmire. They had a son named William Franklin GAINES. Half brother to John David GAINES. I don't know if Rueben and Angeline had any children besides John David.

Jean Brand, 2533 W. McKinley sp. 226, Fresnno, Ca. 93728 , Apr 5, 1997 :

My g-g-gf HARMAN DAVIS b: 1798 SC, d: 1865/6 Winston Co., Ala, wife NANCY Posey b: 1803 SC, moved into Winston Co., abt 1838, settled, raised children: Lucinda Davis m: John York, Mary A. Davis m: Marion Larkin Poe, Van B. T. Davis m: Louise Ingle, Thomas E. Davis m: Nancy ?, Margaret Davis m: ?, Sarah Davis m: James R. Martin, Jasper Davis m?, William Lee Davis m: Mary Annn Blackwell, Nancy E. Davis m Alexander Henry Blackwell, James Robert Davis m: Millie Blackwell, Rachel Davis m: James C. Kiker, and Martha Davis (maybe grand-dau). Any information on any of these Davis is ggreatly appreciated. Happy to share.

Gail McArrell-Davis, 2015A Gill Road, Mobile, AL 36605-3936 , Apr 6, 1997 :

I am seeking ANY information concerning Dicy WINKLES (married name) and Solomon Everett about 1875-1800.

Sandra Jean, 594 Hwy 195 Jasper Ala. , Apr 12, 1997 :

I'm looking for John Wesley Steele that married a Sinthia Jane Kuykendall around 1854-55 in cherokee or Dawson County.Georgia.Sinthia prants were Thomas and Matilda Kuykendall .I'm looking for Tomas Kuykendall parents an on down the genaration if any one has any information on this line please contect me ' THANKS'

John McGuire, 865 Meadowridge Drive, Gardendael, AL 35071 , Apr 13, 1997 :

Looking for information on the McGUIREs, CHEATHAMs, WILSONs, and TEAGUEs of Winston County.

David W. Hood, 14015 Co. Rd.7, Moulton, Al. 35650 , Apr 14, 1997 :

William Wilson Hood or Wilson Hood, moved to Winston Co. in 1860 I would like to know something about his early life. He married Elizabeth Isabel Lindsey in 1841 in Tusculoosa Co. Rev. William Hood perform the marraige. I don't know if he's related or not

Tammy Harwell (woodward)&(Freeman)., 101 S. McMracken G.A.F.B. Montgomery, al. 36115 , Apr 24, 1997 :

I am trying to find information about Woodwards and Freemans. I know that both of my Grandmothers are buried in the Rock Creek Cementary. I also know that my family came from that and up by jasper county. I have been trying to find about alittle more especially about the woodwards. On, my Woodward side,,,,Maiden name,,,,My Grandparents name was Ollie and Rollie They had three kids:Frank,Ruth,Oliver..My father Frank and RUth has past away. Oliver lives in Chicago. The Freeman side,,My Grandfather is buried in St. Louis and my Grandmother is buried in Rock Creek. They had four kids: Nadine, Jimmy, Reva, Barbara. Nadine is my mother.My Grandparents name were Julies and Helen Freeman. My mother says that some wheres down the line that my mom and dad were 1/2 cousins.She she doesnt know how...... I am right now mostly looking into the Woodwards.Cause, I really dont much about my Family History there. All, I know is that the woodwards in my family came from Ireland... If, you can give me some information I would appreciate gratefully..... Thank You Very Much!! T. Harwell (Woodward,Freeman)

Jean Brand, 2533 W. McKinley sp. 226, Fresno, Ca. 93728 ph 209-233-2922 , May 7, 1997 :

Lisa, I finally found the book " Winston" An Antebellum and Civil War History of a Hill Co.North Ala. by Dobb. Happy to look up family info. Has cem. records, land owners, and much more info. Tell me how to help others. Many have helped me. Jean

beverly hutcheson, 1548 county road 505 rainsville al 35986 , May 10, 1997 :

looking for the death of edward hutcheson, between 1920 - 1950. wifes name cora lee benefield. edward was born in ky.

wanda glenn, po box 27 grove hill al 36451 , May 19, 1997 :


Kathy Mayfield Edwards, 1431 Saline Road Fenton, MO 63026 , May 25, 1997 :

Mayfield-Winston County, Alabama!! I am looking for dates = birth, death, marriage, etc. for Robert J. Mayfield and Margaret E. White Mayfield and their daughter Sarah. Sarah had one son, William Henry Mayfield. He was the father of William Nathaniel Mayfield, who is my father. I would appreciate any and all information requarding this branch of my family. Many, many thanks.

Patricia Dodd Greathouse, 1502 Nottingham Drive, Phenix City, AL 36867-1941 , May 25, 1997 :

Looking for information on any descendants of Jesse DODD, Berry DODD, Michael DODD, and John DODD. Jesse DODD, Rev. War soldier prob. from NC, died in Walker Co., AL(now Winston Co., AL). His son, Berry and his children, settled in Winston Co., AL, some went to Arkansas and Texas. Any help appreciated!

William Joseph Wamble, 3745 Marie Cook Drive, Montgomery,Al. 36109 , Jun 1, 1997 :

Birth information on Fred Ullman Wamble, son of Fletcher and Winnie Wamble.

WILBUR A. DAY, 3817 PINE PARK DRIVE BATON ROUGE, LA. 70809 , Jun 8, 1997 :

Looking for any information on the Families of Brooks and Neal in Haleyville, Alabama 1885-1920. Uncle was named Andrew Jackson Brooks. They moved to Hattesburg, ms in during the 1920s. Grandmother was Nancy Nan Brooks and married Ruben Neal originally from Rome, Georgia. Ruben Neal was a train engineer. The Brooks were born in Haley- ville.

Kathie Jones Joiner, Lake Elsinore CA , Jun 18, 1997 :

I am trying to research my paternal grandparents. My grandfather was Claudie Ezel JONES, his parents were William (Wallace ?) JONES b. August 16, 1873 WHERE ? d. ? and Rebecca Besheba Bianca (Elizabeth ?BROOKS. It is my understanding that Rebecca BROOKS was full-blooded Cherokee and she was b. December 28, 1875 WHERE ? d. ? I do not have any information on there parents or siblings if any. Can anyone help ?

j.w. butler, , Jun 24, 1997 :

seeking any information on CARDEN or CARDIN families in Winston and Franklin counties. also, ASA or ACEY and MARY PRUITT, SAMUEL SNOWING TAYLOR, or the parents of WILLIAM T. BUTLER and MATTIE SUTHERLAND

Elizabeth Elrod, 2ll Tenn. ave. Hanceville, Al 35077 , Jun 26, 1997 :

I am looking for the John Freeman Family, according to to 1860 Winston co census they lived in the Basham Gap area. Their only son was Alexander Freeman ( killed in civil war) One dau. Polly Freeman married William Burnett there were two other dau's Fanny ( never married ) and Mary. These people came to Winston Co. from Cherokee Co. Ga. in the later 1850's. any information wil be appreciated.

Shirley J. Cochran, 339 Kelley Rd. PhilCampbell, Al. 35581 , Jul 2, 1997 :

Eli C. Gravitt



Beth Waits, , Jul 9, 1997 :

Looking for ancestors and family of DeWitt Bunyan WAITS m. Ruth HAYNES before 1916. They were born abt 1890 in Winston County & died abt 1960-61 in Jefferson County. They were my husband's grandparents. Any information about them or Winston Co. WAITS or HAYNES would be appreciated.

Nancy DeVore Williams, 820 Thrash Ln., Anniston, AAl. 36207 , Jul 10, 1997 :

Could really use help on the families of SHELTON and WOOLEY. Nancy Moore Wooley (prob born about 1814 but often claimed to be older) appears first in the 1850 Census with children: John b abt 1841, Winchester b abt 1844, and Mary b abt 1847. In the 1860 Census she appears as the wife of Joseph Rogers in Fayette Co. with additional children Wiley, Damey, L.D., Sarah, and Jane. Am interested in all Wooley's who might be connected and will share all I have. In the 1880 Census in Winston Co., Nancy appears, again using the name Wooley and living with her daughter Sarah who is now married to James Shelton. Daughter of Nancy, Jane (Eliza Jane) lives just a few doors down. She married JASPER JACKSON WILLIAMS. Please e-mail if even slight chance of connection. Have much more on Williams and some on Wooley.

Nancy DeVore Williams, 820 Thrash Lane, Anniston, Al. 36207 , Jul 10, 1997 :

Am searching for descendants of HANNAH ELISABETH WILLIAMS McCULLAR (born about 1845 in Georgia, married James W. McCullar and is present in 1870 & 1880 Census Winston Co. with numerous offspring.) Also searching for descendants of LUCINDA ANN WILLIAMS DAVIDSON (born abt 1842 in Georgia, married William J. Davidson, present in 1870& 1880 Census Winston Co. Lucinda died 1920 in Winston Co. Some of Lucinda's family went to Ponotoc Co., MS.) My husband descended from their brother JASPER JACKSON WILLIAMS, searching for his descendants as well. Have much Williams ansector info, very willing to share. THANKS

Bridget Pugh, Indiana , Jul 13, 1997 :

I'm looking for any information on the following people: James William PUGH, Landis Kay FOWLER, Walker J. GLENN, William Franklin WEST , Martha Louise BUTLER,James WEST, Margaret POPE,Joseph W. MAYHALL, Janie DEFOOR, JessieA. MAYHALL Thanks!

William W. Davis, 6317 Shadow Glen Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89108 , Jul 14, 1997 :

Looking for information on William W. Davis, Pvt/Sgt. Co. "C" 1st Alabama Cavalry (Civil War). Also information on Noah Davis

Doris Pulliam, P. O. Box 43 , Jul 15, 1997 :


Kay Kiefner, 213 E. 13th Street, Idaho Falls, ID 83404 , Jul 19, 1997 :

HOWELL John A. HOWELL last known of Double Springs. b. c. 1839 in Cobb Co., GA, son of Greene W. HOWELL and Elizabeth CRAYTON. Was married and living in Winston Co. by 1860. Information on John HOWELL and family appreciated. Have much to share. Thanks!

Kay Kiefner, 213 E. 13th Street, Idaho Falls, ID 83404 , Jul 19, 1997 :

SPAIN - HOWELL Martha HOWELL, b. c. 1843, GA, daughter of Greene W. HOWELL and Elizabeth. Greene died 1850. Elizabeth then married George Kelly and lived in Walker-Winston. Martha married ____ Spain and lived in Haleyville. Information on Martha HOWELL SPAIN appreciated. Have much to share. Thanks!

Sharelle Williams, P.O. Box 56; Soso, MS 39480-0056 , Jul 22, 1997 :

Looking for HAMRICK and WILLIAMS families in Winston Co. AL

virginia arnold boline, 518 Calvin Lane, Rockville, MD 20851 , Jul 26, 1997 :

I'm looking for someone that may have information they could share on the Arnold's that lived in the Dime community. My grandparents, Bill & Eoa Arnold are buried in the cemetary at the Bethel Baptist church, as well as other relatives. If anyone has any information about the people or area please let me know. Thanks.

virginia arnold boline, 518 calvin lane, rockville, md 20851 , Jul 26, 1997 :

Earlier today I submitted a query about Arnold's located in the Dime community of Winston County. I believe I made an error in my e-mail address. My address is Vaboline@aol.com. Thank you.

Kay Kiefner, 213 E. 13th Street, Idaho Falls, ID 83404 , Jul 30, 1997 :

SPAIN - Felix Grundy SPAIN married Martha HOWELL in 1859 in Winston County. Grundy SPAIN, born in Tennessee, was the son of S.D. SPAIN b. c. 1805 in NC and Rebecca, also b. c. 1805 in NC. Grundy's brother was Storax S. SPAIN who married Eliza Harper in Marion Co. in 1855. Interested in finding descendants of Felix Grundy and Martha SPAIN. Known children: Camilla? b. c. 1860, Eliz, b. c. 1866, S?? b. c. 1868, Joel?? b. 1970, James, b. May, 1885, S??? b. July, 1888. Descendants of S.S. SPAIN and Eliza HARPER include: Pensia J. b. 1856, Samuel D. b. 1858, Mary E. b. 1859, Mima R. b. 1861, Charlotte M. b. 1862, and Frances C. b. 1864. Thanks!

Carol Phillips, 4255 Wee Street, Mt. Dora, Fl. 32757 , Jul 31, 1997 :

Seeking information on Wiley THOMPSON, d. Nov. 9, 1930 at Arley, Winston Co., married Minerva Ann SEALE on Oct.5, 1873 in St. Clair County. She also died on Apr 16, 1909 at Arley. They had at least 4 children, Mattie, Warren, William (Levi) and George. Levi and George later moved to Florida where they lived out their lives. I would like any like of personal information on the family and I would also like to find out who Wiley's parents are. Wiley was b. Apr. 16, 1843 possibly in Ga.. Besides Winston Co., they also lived in Walker County around the Jasper area. Any help would be appreciated.

Karen Rawlings, Po Box 814 Spotsy VA , Aug 16, 1997 :

Joel H. McCollum was a rural route postal carrier until his death in 1918. He was in charge of the postal carriers assoc and a Justice of the Peace during WW1. His parents were Stephen McCollum and Amanda Curtis. The only child to survive past WW1 timeframe was Lillian Jane Phillips. She was married to STANLEY PHILLIPS. The old PHILLIPs house burned down several years ago on easter morning. AVERY, ROBERSON/ROBERSTON, SHELTON, TIPTON, McRAE

Jimmy Aaron, 288 Aaron Rd. Jasper, Al 35501 , Aug 29, 1997 :

I would like to hear from anyone related to the Hefner family. I am related to Rufus Hamilton HEFNER and his father James Hamilton Hefner born 1827 in SC.

Tony Cagle, 137 Dove Lafayette, La 70508 , Aug 29, 1997 :

Looking for information on my GGF and GGM James Charlie Cagle B? D April 22, 1922 His Wife Naomi Margret Horton B? D June 17, 1937 Their Children Belton Cagle Rush Cagle Charlie Cagle David Cagle(Died as Infant) Emma Cagle Anne Cagle James William Cagle (My Grandfather) I will gladly share what I have. Also looking for Phillips, Flemings, and Bakers in Marion Co. Alabama, Thanx Tony Cagle

Billy Smith, 1104 Collingwood Drive, Hopewell, VA 23860 , Aug 31, 1997 :

FRANCIS, John W. b.1815 SC, d.after 1880 AL, m. Mary about 1837 TN, b.1819 TN; Appeared on the census in 1850 in Bledsoe Co., TN; and, in 1860 in Winston Co., AL; Children born in TN: Martha 1838, William 1840, Thomas 1842, Nancy 1843, Elizabeth 1845, Rebecca 1846, Elijah 1849, John 1852, Mary 1854. Children born in AL: Andrew 1860, Zachriah 1863. Willing to share info I have.

Charles Kimbril, 15 W. Henni Rd. #1, Oak Harbor, WA, 98277 , Sep 3, 1997 :

Doing a search in the Social Security Death Index for WILLIAM KIMBRIL, gave me Born AL 27APR1900 Died June 1969, lr. 35055 (Addison, Winston,AL). I beleive this is the the same man listed as WILLIAM R. KIMBLE married to INEZ DALE in Cullman County, AL 29Jul1923. Any information would be appreciated.

Peggy Williams, 736 Edgewood , Ponca City, Ok 74604 , Sep 9, 1997 :

Will exchange info. on the following family: Nathan Montgomery (b1813 d ? ) (m) Martha Caroline Nelson (b 1812 d 1852) Children: Alexander, Jackson, John Walker, James Polk, William (died in Civil War), Samuel, Sarah and Martha Caroline (my great grandmother). When did Nathan die? What happened to Alexander,Jackson and Samuel? Any help appreciated.

Wanda Burton, 164 Connor St. Jacksboro, TN. 37757 , Sep 16, 1997 :

I am looking for information on the ward family of winston co. also looking for info on the civil war battle in winston co.

shannon camp, 101 Locust St. Lemoore, Ca. 93245 , Sep 20, 1997 :

My husband's grandfather was supposedly married in Winston Co, AL on Dec. 20, 1909 Zelda May Burks. We were just trying to confirm this. Also Zelda was born in Ashridge, Winston Co, in May 1887. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you Shannon Camp.

Maxine Allen, , Sep 21, 1997 :

JOHNSTON Surname. Alexander Wilson JOHNSTON. Samuel Pinkney JOHNSTON. H.C. (Harra Clay) JOHNSTON. Known to have lived in Winston Co before and after the Civil War. Will appreciate any information.

Lynn Godbee Tuggle, Route 1 Box 309 Arley, AL , Sep 22, 1997 :

J.M. Tuggle Flora Legg Tuggle

Elaine May, 270 NW 265 St., Newberry, Fl. 32669 , Sep 23, 1997 :

HESS/THACKER --- seeking William Stoveall HESS b.1882,son of William HESS and Amelia "Milly" THACKER. We have an obit saying that William Stoveall lived the last 36 yrs. of his life in Winston Co. He died in 1963. He married Lydia Susan CAMP, daughter of William J. CAMP and Sarah A. BENEFIELD. Does anyone know if this couple is buried in Winston Co?

ronald gentle, 113 maplewood florence, al 35633-1019 , Sep 27, 1997 :

i would like information concerning the family of thomas gentle john brown davis i am just beginning and i guess that you can tell, i guess i am at your mercy, any information that you can find on the name gentle i am sure would be of interest to me thank you ronald gentle

Jean Bartlett, 205 Wendover Road , Oct 10, 1997 :

Looking for "Mack" Degraffenried. A medical Doctor who was perhaps killed by a patient in about 1865-1875. I am out of State and am having a terrible time trying to find this fellow. He was married to Emily Cox. Thanks for any help.