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Spec Julian Lee Guthrie Berisford
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1984
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 2009
Paktika, Afghanistan

Buried in the private fam plot/cem. in Marshall Co., WV.
Army, 3rd Bn., 509th Parachute Inf. Regt., 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Inf. Div, Ft. Richardson, AK
Enlisted: 2/2007
Other previous to AK service w/: Ft. Benning, GA & Ft. Bragg, NC
Deployed Afghanistan (his 1st & only deployment there): 3/2009
Operation: Operation Enduring Freedom
Bronze Star (Presented to his wife by: Maj. Gen. Brian Keller.)
Purple Heart
Army Good Conduct Medal
Afghanistan Campaign Commendation
Global War on Terror Commendation
NATO Campaign Commendation
Died due to wounds received when his patrol came under fire by small arms & RPG's.
Jule Berisford & Shelley Rae Guthrie Berisford
An only child BUT very close, as if siblings, to his cousins & his wife's siblings.

Jill Berisford

Junior Berisford & Norma Carroll Berisford

John "Ed" Edward Guthrie
& Phyllis "Boots" Glendenning Guthrie:
Mem# 11463685
12/8/1951, Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV

Randy Foster & Kelly Foster
Scott E. Guthrie (Died before Nov. 2009.)

Gina Marie Yankovich Berisford
Marr'd: 12/31/2007, Marshall Co., WV

Susan Ventura & Mike Yankovich (Div'd.)
Christy Yankovich

Mya Jean Berisford

(Further, more specific CURRENT, fam info on living relatives w/held for privacy.)

Hometown growing up:
Benwood, Marshall Co., WV
Hometown while Marr'd:
Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV

John Marshall HS, WV
West Liberty State Coll (Now, West Liberty Univ.) Bachelor of Science in Industrial Relations
West Virginia University (WVU), WV, 1988:
Master of Science in Industrial Relations
Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA), Jumpstart Training Center, PA

Loved the Mountaineers & The Beatles.
Played guitar, was a hunter & fisherman.

Episcopalian by Faith.

He was supposed to come home on the 14th of Nov. for a 2 wk visit for his dau's 1st Birthday......

Countless OH Valley citizens were at the airport in OH Co. when he arrived/"came home" to be buried & countless more lined the streets for his 100 vehicle motorcade to Marshall Co. & hundreds attended the funeral services at the funeral home.
Buried w/ full Military Graveside Honors by the Army, Honor Guard of the 16th Cav. (Ft. Knox, KY).
Ceremony included the playing of The Pipes.
Bugler from:
249th Army Band in Morgantown, WV.
The Patriot Guards (a motorcycle group) also participated in events surrounding his arrival home & burial.

He has received civilian honors from:
Elks Lodge #28: Medal of Valor.
Military Order of the Purple Heart #709 (Glendale): Empty Chair Ceremony

Inducted into the WVU Master of Science in Industrial Relations Hall of Fame.

Memorials to him:
*In Nov. 2009, Gov. Joe Manchin ordered all US & State flags be at half-staff in his honor.
*Memorial Marker @ Moundsville (Marshall Co., WV) City Bldg.
*Memorial Marker @ Ft. Richardson, AK
*Most recently in New Martinsville, Wetzel Co., WV:
In a "Field of Flags" (which the flags will stand for 1 month) honoring WV (36) military in Afghanistan & Iraq.
More detailed fam ancestors:
^Keep in mind that below when you see Randolph Co., VA OR Braxton Co., VA OR Marshall Co., VA OR Pendleton Co., VA that it IS correct for the yr it is given w/ b/c when SOME of the ppl below were born, marr'd or died that county WAS in VA b/c WV did NOT YET exist (IOW, keep in mind that WV was created out of VA during the Civil War).

Louis Gilbert "Lou" Guthrie Mem# 32252264
& Mary Alice Rosencrance Guthrie Mem# 74918969
7/6/1920, Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV

Herbert "Jack" Glendenning
(1906, Wetzel Co., WV-1962)
& Eva Sevelle Glendenning
(1900, Marshall Co., WV-1964)
Eva was div'd when she marr'd Herbert.
They both lived in Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV when they got Marr'd on 4/21/1928, Wheeling, OH Co., WV

Mary Lou Jepson

John Wilson Guthrie Mem# 32230905
& Sarah Stilwell Guthrie Mem# 32230891
Both: B: Marshall Co., VA^
9/11/1879, Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV

John Stewart Rosencrance
(3/18/1873, Near Beverly, Randolph Co., WV-5/9/1944, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., WV)
& Retha Indus Currence Rosencrance
(3/17/1879, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., WV-2/13/1967, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., WV)
4/26/1900, her parents home, Randolph Co., WV

Lewis Guthrie (B: PA)
& Mary Wilson Guthrie
(PA-7/2/1890, Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV)

Elias Stilwell
(A1821, PA-4/28/1891, Moundsville, Marshall Co., WV)
& Sarah Sphar Stilwell (B: 1823, PA)
Marr'd: A1842

Anthony Bryan Currence Mem# 72043127
(9/22/1850, Randolph Co., VA^-7/21/1917, WV)
[He died from Hodgkin's; his marker has Anthoney.]
& Mary Jane Bell Currence Mem# 72043130
(B: 7/14/1849, Randolph Co., VA^)
Marr'd: 4/21/1870, WV

Wm. Blaine Rosencrance (Marr'd 3X's)
(11/22/1843, Becca's Creek, Randolph Co., VA^-12/7/1895, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., WV)
*& Virginia Riggleman Rosencrance
(A1849, Randolph Co., VA^-6/19/1884, Randolph Co., WV)
(Both Born: Randolph Co., VA^)
Wm. & VA Riggleman Marr'd: 6/20/1872, Randolph Co., WV
Virginia Shreeves/Shreve Rosencrance (d/o James A. & Emily)
(A5/29/1863, Randolph Co., WV-12/17/1885, Randolph Co., WV)
[VA S. Rosencrance died in childbirth for son Oscar.]
Wm & VA Shreeves Marr'd: 11/6/1884, Randolph Co., WV)
*Step-3G-GS/O: Mary Annis Ware Rosencrance
(7/18/1864, Randolph Co., WV-5/2/1925, Valley Head, Randolph Co., WV)
Wm & Mary Marr'd: A1889, Randolph Co., WV

Martin Riggleman
(A1801, Pendleton Co., VA^-A1890, Monterville, Randolph Co., WV)
& Hester/Ester Swadley Riggleman
(A1810, VA-A1891, Monterville, Randolph Co., WV)
Marr'd: 6/6/1829, Pendleton Co., VA^

James B. Rosencrance
(A1818, Randolph Co., VA^-7/11/1891, Beverly, Randolph Co., WV)
& Mary Jane Wamsley Rosencrance
(A1819, Randolph Co., VA^-A1869, Becca's Creek, Randolph Co., WV)
Marr'd: A1841, Randolph Co., VA^

Wm. H. Currence
(A1803, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., VA^-5/10/1863, Mill Creek, Randolph Co., WV)
& Elizabeth "Eliza" V. Conrad Currence (Her 2nd marr.)
(B: 9/3/1809, VA)

Aaron Bell Mem# 72043108
(4/9/1820, Randolph Co., VA^-4/9/1883, Randolph Co., WV)
& Elizabeth Currence Bell Mem# 72043110
(5/26/1827, Randolph Co., VA^-1/18/1898, Randolph Co., WV)
Marr'd: 4/22/1844, Randolph Co., VA^

Thomas Wilson & Jane Wilson

Timothy Stilwell

Jacob Sphar (B: A1800)
& Charlotte Elizabeth Wilson Sphar
(A1792, PA)

Wm. Currence
(5/1764, Bucks Co., PA Colony-11/27/1848, Randolph Co., VA^)
*& Mary "Polly" Ward Currence
(1774, Randolph Co., VA^ Colony-Bef. 1807)
Marr'd: 6/10/1794, Randolph Co., VA^
*& Nancy Dyer Currence
(A1755 OR 1785, Randolph Co., VA Colony/VA^)
Marr'd: A1807, Randolph Co., VA^

John Conrad
(4/16/1784, Pendleton Co., VA^-9/3/1854, Braxton Co., VA^)
& Elizabeth "Betsy" Currence Conrad
(d/o John B. & Nancy)
(4/16/1788, Randolph Co., VA^-1846, Braxton Co., VA^)
4/23/1807, Mill Creek, Randolph Co., VA^

John G. Currence
(B: 11/18/1792, Randolph Co., VA^)
& Rebecca Crouch Currence
(B: A1795, Randolph Co., VA^)

John Sphar
(1777, Loudoun Co., VA-2/6/1856, Washington Co., PA)
& Susanna Redd Sphar
(B: 1774, Washington Co., PA)

Wm. Currence Mem# 11446328
[Came to the USA in A1844.]
(9/18/1727, Ulster, Antrim, No. Ireland-10/7/1780, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., VA^)
& (she may have been his 2nd wife not 1st:) Lydia Steele Currence Mem# 45748682
(A1725, Bucks Co., PA Colony-8/29/1820, Huttonsville, Randolph Co., VA^)
Marr'd: A1748, Randolph Co., VA Colony^ or in PA Colony A1751/A1756

John B. Currence/Currance Mem# 14806887
(6/14/1757, Harrison Co., VA Colony^-7/31/1845, Randolph Co., VA^)
& Nancy Friend Currence/Currance Mem#14806962
(6/14/1759, Augusta Co., VA Colony [VA/WV]-9/26/1851, Randolph Co., VA^) [Part of what was Augusta Co., VA is now Augusta Co., WV...the Co. was split btwn VA & WV.]
Marr'd: A1784, Mill Creek, Randolph Co., VA^

Jacob Hans Conrad, Jr Mem# 5722439
(Rev. War Vet)
(3[5]/11/1744, Bern Canton, Switzerland-1/28/1829, Pendleton Co., VA^)
& Hannah Bogard Conrad Mem# 5723089
(1/6/1744, Orange Co., NY-3(2)/10/1808, Pendleton Co., VA^)
Jacob & Hannah Marr'd:
6/6/1766, Mill Creek, Randolph Co., VA^
*Jacob's 2nd Wife:
Barbara Probst Conrad Mem# 5723091
Marr'd: 12/20/1808, Pendleton Co., VA^

Mattern Sphar
(A1743, Switzerland-A1822, Washington Co., PA)
& Margaret Shivley Sphar
Marr'd: A1772, VA

Nathaniel Redd (1749, VA-8/5/1824)
& Barbara Zucck/Zook/Zug
(A1749-Bef. 1788, PA)
Marr'd: 1771

Samuel Currence (B: A1697, Ireland)
& Ann M. McCracken
Marr'd: A1726, Ulster, No. Ireland

John Steele
(B: A1701, PA Colony or Huttonsbille, Randolph Co., VA^)
& Elizabeth Smith Steele
(B: A1701(5), PA Colony)

Jonas Friend
(1730, Rockingham, VA-1807, Randolph Co., VA^)
& Sarah Skidmore Friend
(1732, Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]-1808, Friends Fort, Randolph Co., VA^)
Marr'd: 1754

Hans Ulrich Sphar/Spar
(B: 1709, Switzerland)
& Margaret Seyler Sphar/Spar

Peter Zug/Zucck/Zook
(A1733-1804, Greene Co., PA)
& Mary Zug/Zucck/Zook

Daniel Schaublin
(1709, Waldenburg, Switzerland-1763, Fredrick Co., VA)
& Margreth Spitler Schaublin
Marr'd: 1729, Switzerland

Jacob Hans Conrad, Sr. Mem# 5723081
(4/19/1705, Canton Bern, Switzerland-12/7/1795, Pendleton, VA^)
& Verena (Frena Svena) Lauk/Lerch Conrad
(A1719, Attiswill Bern, Switzerland-4/19/1749, Attiswell Bern, Switzerland).
Marr'd: 1740(2), CantonBern, Switzerland

Johannes Bogard & Sarahooteeling Bogard

Ulrich Zug/Zucck/Zook
(1690, Switzerland-1748, Lancaster, PA)
& Barbara Bachman Zug/Zucck/Zook
(1692-1758, PA)

Hans Jorg Sparr/Spar/Sphar
(B: 1661, Switzerland)
& Margaret Heyer Sparr/Spar/Sphar

Daniel Schaublin
(B: 1680, Waldenburg, Switzerland)
& Maria Reichner Schaublin

Jacob Conrad (B: A1671)
& Susanna Leysi Conrad (B: 1677)
Marr'd: 1698

Jos. Skidmore
(1706, Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]-3/17/1778, Pendleton Co., VA^)
(Jos. buried: Skidmore Mill Run, VA^)
& Agnes/Annes Caldwell Skidmore
(1705, On The Wicomico, Somsert Co., MD Province-1786, Pendleton, VA^)
Marr'd: 4/7/1730, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]

Israel F. Friend
(A1690[93], Upland, Ridley Twp., Chester Co./Delaware Co., PA Colony-1749, Harpers Ferry, Frederick Co., VA Colony^)
& Sarah Bokavar Friend
(B: A1711, Shawnee Nation-A1763, West Augusta Co., VA Colony [VA/WV])
[Part of what was Augusta Co., VA is now Augusta Co., WV...the Co. was split btwn VA & WV.])
Marr'd: A1724
*Sarah's Husb after Israel: John Valentine House
[s/o: Johannes Valentine Howese & Susana Marg. Edwards, Both B: Germany]
(B: A1713-A1808, Nelson Co., KY)

Hanz Zug/Zucck/Zook
(A1664-A1696, Baden Germany)

Hans Bachman & Magdaline Mosiman Bachman

Hans Jacob Sparr/Spar/Sphar
(B: 1630, Switzerland)
& Verena Meyer Sparr/Spar/Sphar

Jacob Schaublin
(B: A1650, Switzerland)
& Maria Martin Schaublin
Marr'd: 5/1/1676, Waldenburg, Switzerland

Bartlome Churet (B: 1645)
& Barbara Rhyff Churet (B: 1649)
Marr'd: 1670

Andrew Caldwell
(1675, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]-Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE])
& Marg. Train Caldwell
(B: 1680, On The Wicomico, Somerset Co., MD Province)
Marr'd: A1699, Somerset Co., MD Province

Jos. Skidmore
(1674, Queens, NY Province-5/1708, Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE])
& Rebecca Miller Skidmore
(1672, Dover, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]-Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE])
Marr'd: 7/10/1702, Dover, Kent Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE]

Andrew Friend (Anders Nilsson Friend/Frände)
(1659 or 1661, Chester, Delaware Co., Lower Counties, PA Colony-A1750)
*Wife #1: & _____ Rambo Friend/Frände
Marr'd: A1690
*Wife #2: Rebecca Helm Friend/Frände
(A1670, PA Colony-A1700[3], New Castle, Lower Counties, PA Colony [Now, DE])
Marr'd: A1693 or A1689 PA Colony
*Wife #3: & Isabell/Isobel/Isabel Stidham Friend/Frände
(B: Btwn 1661 & 1671, Frederick, MD Province-Aft. 1726)
Marr'd: 1724

Thomas Sparr/Spar/Sphar
(B: 1600, Switzerland)
& Chrischona Heugi/Huegi

John Caldwell
(A1645, Scotland-Bef. 2/12/1717, Monie Hundred, Somerset Co., MD)
& Jane Caldwell (B: A1650, Scotland)
Marr'd: Bef. 1670, Scotland

Thomas Miller
(B: A1650, New Sweden {Dutch Colony} [Now, Murderkill Hundred, Kent Co., DE])
& Sarah Miller
(B: A1654, New Sweden {Dutch Colony} [Now, Dover, Kent Co., DE])

John Skidmore
(4/11/1643, Cambridge, Suffolk Co., MA Colony-7/22/1680, Queens, NY Province)
& Susannah Davis Skidmore
(11/2/1642, New Netherland [Now Queens, NY]-1677{8}, Queens, NY Province)
1663, New Netherland [Now Queens, NY]

{Merchant Capt.} (Nils Larsson Friend/Frände)
Nicholas Friend Mem# 38303205
(A1615 to 1639, Eng. or Sweden-1675 or 12/1686, PA Colony)
{Arrived in N. Amer into New Sweden in 1648}
& Anna (Annika) Andersdotter Andersson Friend/Frände Mem# 38303446
(1638, New Sweden {Dutch Colony} [Now, DE]-1724, PA Colony)
Marr'd: 11/1656, New Amsterdam, New Netherlands [Now, NY]

Peter Gunnarsson Rambo
& Brita Mattsdotter Rambo
Marr'd: 4/7/1647

Israel Helm
(A1640, PA Colony-A1701, PA Colony)

Thomas Sparr/Spar/Sphar (B: 1570)
& Chrischona Wick Sparr/Spar/Sphar

Foulk Davis
(Btwn 1615 & 1620, Glamorganshire, Wales-1687, NY Province [Now, Long Island, NY])
*1st Wife: Mary Dayton
(A1616, Ashford, Kent, Eng.-5/4/1659, New Netherland [Now, NY]
*2nd Wife: & Mary Knight
(Foulk is her 2nd Husb, 1st Husb: James Hindes)
(A1618, Wales-5/4/1699, NY Province [Now, Long Island, NY]
Marr'd: 1639, New Netherland [Now, Long Island, NY]

Thomas Skidmore
(1605, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.-4/20/1684, Fairfield Co., CT Colony)
& Ellen Whitehead Skidmore
(1607, Eng.-A1650, Cambridge, Suffolk Co., MA Bay Colony)
1627, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.

Nicholas Lars Friend/Friende
(B: 1594[or 1597], Dorsetshire, Eng. or Goteborg, Sweden)
& Brigitta or Anne Friende
(B: 1598, Dorsetshire, Eng.)

Anders Andersson
(1610[13], Varnland, Sweden-1673, PA Colony)
& Christiana Goolbrant Andersson
(B: 1617, Sweden)

Richard Skidmore
(1580, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.-11/26/1606, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.)
& Annes/Agnes Lawrence Skidmore
(1582, Eng-7/30/1639, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.)
Marr'd: 9/4/1604, Gloucestershire, Eng.

Ralph Dayton
(A1585, Kent, Eng.-9/22/1658, New Netherland [Now, NY])
& Alice Goldhatch Dayton
(B: 9/24/1587, Kent Eng.)

John Davis
(Btwn 1572 & 1580, Eng.-11/21/1626, Marlborough, Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng.)
& Agnes Chandler Davis
(Btwn 1576 & 1580 Easton Royal, Wiltshire, Eng.-1/23/1623, Wiltshire, Eng.)

John Knight
(1/30/1595, Romsey, Hampshire, Eng.-5/22/1674, MA Bay Colony)
*1st Wife: Elizabeth Vincent Knight
(1/30/1596, Romsey, Hampshire, Eng.-3/20/1645, MA Bay Colony)
*2nd Wife: & Mary Hawkins Knight
(A1596, Ashill, Dorset, Eng.-4/27/1623, Romsey, Hampshire, Eng.)

Wm. Skidmore
(1545, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.-11/30/1615, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.)
He marr'd someone in A1565, Eng.

John Davis
(B: 1551, Marlborough, Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng.)
& Agnes Samon Davis
(B: A1555, Marlborough, Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng.)

Richard Lawrence
(1560, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.-A1603, Eng.)
He marr'd someone in 1580, Eng.

John Hawkins
(A1560, Ashill, Eng.-1619, MA Bay Colony)
& Mary Levitt
(A1570, Braintree, Essex, Eng.-5/3/1635, MA Bay Colony)

John Skidmore/Skydmore Mem# 7737635
(1510, Westerleigh, Gloucestershire, Eng.-10/20/1570, Somerset, Eng.)
Marr'd someone in 1540, Eng.

Rice Davis
(A1525, Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, Eng.-3/10/15/7, Wiltshire, Eng.-3/10/1587, Marlborough, Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng.)
& Denise Davis
(A1530, Wiltshire, Eng.-7/9/1589, Marlborough, Wiltshire, Eng.-7/9/1589, Marlborough, Salisbury, Wiltshire, Eng.)

Wm. Knight
(1547, Eng.-10/27/1597, Romsey, Hampshire, Eng.)
& Mary Keyes Knight
(1554, Woburn, Bedfordshire, Eng.-5/30/1662, Romsey, Hampshire, Eng.)

John Davis
(B: A1500, Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, Eng.)

John Keyes
B: (A1530, Woburn, Bedfordshire, Eng.)
& Mary Keyes
(B: A1535)

Wm. Davis
(B: A1475, Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, Eng.)

Richard Keyes
(B: A1505, Woburn, Bedfordshire, Eng.)
& Mildred Scott Keyes
(B: A1512, Scott's Hall, Brabourne, Kent, Eng.)

{Sir} Wm. Scott Mem# 51531057
{Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports}
{Also, High Sheriff of Kent 1491 & 1502, 1515 & 1517}
{Also, Constable of Dover Castle}
(A Btwn 1443 & 1485, Eng.-8/24/1524, Scott's Hall, Braboure, Kent, Eng.)
& Sibella (Sybil) Lewkenor Scott (A Btwn 1445 & 1490, Eng.-1/14/1528, Brabourne, Kent, Eng.)

{Sir} John Lewkenor/Lewknor
(A Btwn 1395 & 1418-5/4/1471)
& Johanna (Joan) Halsham Lewkenor/Lewknor
(A Btwn 1420 & 1432, Eng.-1531, Kent, Eng.)

{Sir} Roger Lewkenor/Lewknor
Mem# 48858452
(1416, Horsted Keynes, Sussex, Eng.-A1479, Trotten, Sussex, Eng.)
Marg. Touchet d' Audley Lewkenor/Lewknor
(B: A1425, Heleigh Castle, Audley, Staffordshire, Eng.)

{Sir} Thomas Lewkenor/Lewknor
(A1382, Horsted Keynes, Sussex, Eng.)
& Philippa Dalyngridge Lewkenor/Lewknor
(A1398, Bodiam Castle, Sussex, Eng.)

**He comes from a long line of military fighters & those that died in the 'Holy Land' during pilgramages & can trace his family tree back to:
*William "The Conqueror" Mem# 1948,
*{Holy Roman Emperor} {Saint} {King of the Franks}: Charlemagne Mem#6623,
*{Czar of Russia} {Saint}
Vladimir "The Great" Mem# 25736658
& to the families of Donnchad (Ducan) the
countries of Italy, France, Ukraine,
Prussia (Now, Germany), & other European lands.
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