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Watoga (#47498391)
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Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johnson
Hunter McGuire Bragg #70071253
Hi there...just found this memorial & the death index. Thought you would like to update his birth/death dates. (Wm L Bragg Sr was my gr.gr.gr. grandfather).

West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973
Name: Hunter M. Bragg
Birth Date: 30 Apr 1884
Birth Place: West Virginia
Death Date: 2 May 1939
Death Place: Hinton, Summers, West Virginia
Burial Date: 5 May 1939
Burial Place: Greenbrier
Death Age: 55 years 2 days
Occupation: C & O Machinist
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: Wm Bragg
Father Birth Place: Virginia
Mother Name: Mollie Crenshaw
Mother Birth Place: Virginia
FHL Film Number: 589345
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

Added by Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johns... on Jun 02, 2014 10:26 PM

Brittiny Roberts
Rebecca Cogar Riddle
I am seeking information about my great grandmother Zonie's mother, Becky Cogar. I am looking for proof of her birth parents, A H and Dicey. Anything else you could provide would be awesome!

Added by Brittiny Roberts on Oct 06, 2013 9:01 PM

Cheryl Rogers
Mullins Cemetery
I noticed you are the one who took the photo for the Mullins Cemetery. You helped me in the past with a person in Cochran Cemetery ( not sure if you remember). John F Roberts ( my great great uncle). I am trying to find out what happened to my great great grandmother's grave, Mary Ellen Hammons Roberts, who was mother to John F Roberts. She was buried by the Williams River my grandmother told me of her grandmother,and was not sure her body was still in that location. and then I heard that the graves in Mullins Cemetery may have been moved or worse maybe plowed through. She died around 1930.She was married to Jessie Roberts who is buried in Cochran cemetery. Is there anything else available to verify if she might be in this cemetery? If you cannot help that is fine but if you get a chance could you tell me if you are aware of anything that will lead me to the answer?

Thank you so much,
Cheryl Rogers

Added by Cheryl Rogers on May 10, 2013 5:35 PM

Sandra Haslip
RE: Isiah P. LeMasters, # 31358725
Did you ever find a Isiah Lematers in the Cochran cemetary?

Added by Sandra Haslip on Mar 13, 2013 11:31 AM

Sandra Haslip
RE: Isiah P. LeMasters, # 31358725
Thanks so much :)

Added by Sandra Haslip on Nov 16, 2012 4:44 PM

Martha Neighbors
Almedia Riner
Thanks for sponsoring our memorial Watoga! Really special :)

Take care,
Martha

Added by Martha Neighbors on Aug 01, 2012 3:35 PM

historianne
Williams
Just transferred your great-grandparents to you since I am not related. Thought you would want them.

Added by historianne on Aug 01, 2012 9:41 AM

CherriTree
RE: Sally & John Webb
I have a HUGE file on Sarah(Sally Elizabeth (Woodrum) Webb's ancestry. But I do NOT have anything on her kids except their names, I am trying to put togeher a book that connects ALL Woodrum/Woodrome relation in the USA. I would love to be in direct contact. Please reply by way of my direct email cmfry@rucls.net. Thank You CherriTree from WI

Added by CherriTree on Jul 29, 2012 9:27 AM

Christa Wagy Cadman
RE: Ida Waggy
I am related to the Waggy's - my maiden name is Wagy & all Waggy/Wagys have a common ancestor in Philip Waggy. Please let me know what you find out about the Waggy & Sugar Grove Cemeteries - Thanks, Christa

Added by Christa Wagy Cadman on Jun 17, 2012 5:34 AM

Tim & Shirley Boggs
Woodrum
I feel sure that George "Chap" Woodrum is buried somewhere around Cold Harbor or in Richmond's Hollywood Cemetery. I would love to find his grave. I have Col. George Edgar's own eye witness account of Chap's defence of the flag at Cold Harbor and how he died defending his "Sweetheart" as he called the flag. The unit lost its colors there that day. My great greatgrandfather was captured there that day. This battle was a total confederate victory but this sector was briefly overrun by the federals. I created a memorial for Col. George Edgar you can find it in Paris Kentucky, Bourbon County,

Added by Tim & Shirley Boggs on Jun 14, 2012 7:05 AM

Scott
RE: Please link Grover Cleveland Carpenter, Sr. with his wife
Per your request, I have linked Grover Cleveland Carpenter Sr. and his wife, Myrtle Irene Frederick Carpenter. What, if any, is your relationship to these folks?

Thanks,
Scott

Added by Scott on May 27, 2012 4:03 PM

Steve Harrison
RE: Mtn View Cem. & Burns family
Just received the following message, so moved Joseph Hamilton "Ham" Burns' memorial to Mountain View: "I have the Mountain View Cemetery book. Joseph H. Burns 1882-1942, Section 1, Grave Row 9, Stone #12, next to Minnie H. Burns, Stone #11. You will need to contact Find a Grave and explain he was added to the wrong cemetery and they will transfer him to Mountain View. Sandra King"

Added by Steve Harrison on May 13, 2012 11:16 AM

Steve Harrison
"Ham" Burns
Ham's first wife, Minnie (Hiner) Burns died in 1930 and was buried in Highland County. She was later moved to Mountain View (see her memorial in Find A Grave.) One of their daughters, Katheryn (Burns) Wooddell, is also buried at Mountain View. So I suspect he was also buried there. Good luck with your phone calls this week. And happy Mother's Day! Steve

Added by Steve Harrison on May 13, 2012 4:17 AM

Steve Harrison
"Ham" Burns
Thanks for your prompt and helpful reply. I did not add that cemetery but did notice the different (incorrect?) spelling. I found Ham's death certificate at the WV web site and it listed Marlinton as the burial location. When I found Marlin[g]ton Cemetery at Find A Grave, I just figured that was it, not being familiar with Pocahontas County cemeteries. But it sounds like he might be buried in one of the others. I can move his memorial if he is in fact buried in a different cemetery. Thanks for your help. Steve

Added by Steve Harrison on May 12, 2012 6:14 PM

Judy Mayfield
RE: directions to the Kerr-Nottingham Cemetery???
This is where I got the info.

http://files.usgwarchives.net/wv/pocahontas/cemetery/kerr-nottingham.txt

Added by Judy Mayfield on Apr 07, 2012 4:42 AM

Judy Mayfield
RE: directions to the Kerr-Nottingham Cemetery???
Hello Watoga,
I honestly have never physically visited the Kerr-Nottingham but had planned to someday in the future to visit some cemeteries in WV. I currently live in Wichita, KS. I added the entries from an online listing. The directions on the website is as followed:

Directions: The Kerr-Nottingham Cemetery that is just off the Greenbank Road on
Saulsbury Run (sometimes called Salisbury Run) at Boyer, WV. Going north at Boyer,
WV, on Rt. 28/92, turn right onto Howard Heavner Road, then right onto Greenbank
Road (I believe it is also called CR4), go about 1/4 mile, turn left onto an unmarked dirt
road, proceed 100 yards. You can see it from Saulsbury Run Road, but there is no
entrance there. Greenbank Quadrangle.

Condition: Fenced, well maintained. Repairs have been made on some stones, and
additional ground-level brass markers have been placed on some stones that are
becoming unreadable.

I'm sorry to say I am unable to provide a GPS location. Good Luck.

Take care
Judy

Added by Judy Mayfield on Apr 05, 2012 5:02 PM

Judy
RE: Area in which you live
NO I DON'T LIVE IN POCAHONTAS CO. ANY MORE. HOWEVER, THAT IS WHERE MY ROOTS ARE AND SOME FAMILY.
THANKS
JUDY

Added by Judy on Mar 27, 2012 9:23 AM

Rodney Shortt
RE: Photo Req. for Keenes in Morningside Cemetery, Renick, WV
Thank you for all your help. I really appreciate everything.

Added by Rodney Shortt on Mar 23, 2012 11:44 AM

Rodney Shortt
RE: Photo Req. for Keenes in Morningside Cemetery, Renick, WV
Thank you very much! I'm looking forward to seeing the grave pictures.

Added by Rodney Shortt on Mar 16, 2012 2:17 PM

mark christian
Hammons
Also am related to the Hammons side. Archelous would be my g-g-g-grandfather on my moms side. Mark

Added by mark christian on Feb 07, 2012 5:16 PM

mark christian
Boone, Honaker, Christian
Would love to talk with anyone related through this line. Hugh Boone would be my g-g-g-grandfather.......James L. Honaker would be my g-g-g-grandfather........please feel free to email me and i would love to share any info that I may have on these family lines.........Mark
altima1971@yahoo.com

Added by mark christian on Feb 07, 2012 5:15 PM

Cheryl Rogers
RE: Message
I did check out your message to Millie, and left her a note as well, but I am sorry to hear of your loss of Robert "Bob". I am related to some Shafers too, this fellow might even be a relative. Millie knows alot about the Roberts/ Hammons families, which is how I am related to the Shafers. Is this your relative then? Deaths around Christmas are even more so emotional, because our sensibilities are so vulnerable then. I will keep you in my prayers!
Cheryl

Added by Cheryl Rogers on Dec 23, 2011 1:14 PM

Cheryl Rogers
RE: Another FAG member w. ancestors in Mullins & Cochran Cemetery
Thank you, Millie and I have had some correspondence and there is no doubt we are related, she has devoted over 40 years researching our family, she has given me plenty of information about this family is has been super helpful, she is an expert on this family! I will read her post though, she is wonderful!

Added by Cheryl Rogers on Dec 23, 2011 11:36 AM

Millie Hammonds Stinnett
MULLENS CEMETERY - MEADOWS CEMETERY

Over the years I have not been able to locate a cemetery in Pocahontas Co where I was told several Mullens/ins-Hammon(d)s-Roberts were buried. I found a few clues but then cannot locate the cemetery(s):The Meadows Cemetery - Mullens Cemetery (they may be the same cemeteries or known by a completely different name. The area would be Woodrow, Edray Dist of Pocahontas Co. Woodrow appears to sit at the junction of Woodrow Rd & Williams River Road on the edge of Handley Wildlife Management are. Burials at Woodrow are:

1)Lottie Margaret Hammons b. 1-25-1867 d. 2-2-1937 buried The Meadows(widow of Paris Hammons and d/o Cornelious Roberts Nancy Hammons Roberts)
2)Amanda Hammons b.ca1891 d. 12-25-1938 buried Meadows Cemetery (she d/o of Paris & Lottie Roberts Hammons and wife of Millard Hammons)
3)Sarah Jane McCombs b. 8-4-1887 d. 2-17-1943 buried Mullens Cemetery (d/o "Nige" Cogar & Dicy Hammons Cogar wife of John Davis McCombs)
4) Estel Riddle b.ca1895 d. 8-1-1943 buried Mullens Cemetery
(s/o Christopher Columbus Riddle & Rebecca Cogar Riddle/he never married)
Most of these family members are buried in the Cochran Cemetery.
If anyone can help in any way - please let me know.

Millie Hammonds Stinnett
millie10@stendel.net

Added by Millie Hammonds Stinnett on Dec 22, 2011 3:19 PM

judykay
Mary Johnson
You left me a message http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=41812459 concerning Mary Johnson.. I went to the memorial and now I'm confused. I think I will need your help on this one. I have Mary Frances Gum Johnson as the name but in the obits, she is referred to as Mabel! Now is she, Mary or Mabel... that is the question and I can't do any checks at this time. I won't be coming to Pocahontas Co. until Memorial day of next year, so if you can help me out, I would appreciate it, otherwise, I'll have to try and remember to check this out next year. Merry Christmas to you and yours. Thanks for your help....... judykay

Added by judykay on Dec 19, 2011 6:57 AM

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