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Families of Raleigh County, West Virginia

David Anderson Turner

Families of Raleigh County, West Virginia

the 1860 census, annotated

by David Anderson Turner

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Published by D.A. Turner in [Madison, W. Va.? .
Written in English

  • Raleigh County (W. Va.),
  • United States,
  • West Virginia,
  • Raleigh County.
    • Subjects:
    • Registers of births, etc. -- West Virginia -- Raleigh County,
    • Raleigh County (W. Va.) -- Genealogy,
    • Raleigh County (W. Va.) -- Census, 1860,
    • United States -- Census, 8th, 1860

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Anderson Turner.
      LC ClassificationsF247.R15 T862 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. ;
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2996498M
      LC Control Number84253244

      Raleigh County was established on Janu , by an act of the Virginia General Assembly, with Beckley as its county seat. The county’s founder, Alfred Beckley (–88), a West Point graduate, named the county after Sir Walter Raleigh, and the town after his father, John James Beckley, first clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives. Raleigh County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Raleigh County, West Virginia. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and West Virginia State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Overview Indentures, deeds, court papers, land grants, letters, church notices, tax and other receipts, bills, notes and other materials concerning the Bluestone River area in Summers County, West Virginia, especially the Josiah Meadows and Robert Lilly families. Includes a Church of Christ minute book kept by Thomas Lilly, ; a land grant to Jesiah Meador signed by Governor James P.

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Joseph Harper was a native of Monroe County, Virginia (later West Virginia). He settled on Clear Fork of Coal River near the Clear Creek post office. He was sheriff of Fayette County during the ’s, being the only man in the territory later embraced in Raleigh County who served in that capacity.Brooks, James Preston, Born Sep 03 in Raleigh, West Virginia, USA, Died Sep 15 in Raleigh, West Virginia, USA Brooks, James Reed, Born Feb 26Died AFT Brooks, Jane A., Born Jan 16Died AFT Brooks, Jefferson Davis, Born in Wyoming, West Virginia, USA, Died