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Watson family - Genealogy


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Brooks F. McCabe, Collector, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2267

Two personal diaries of R.E. McCabe of Charleston, West Virginia, containing notes on trips to Europe (1924) and California (1937). On the California trip he briefly describes Kansas City, Boulder, Denver, Santa Fe, Taos, and Los Angeles, muses on real estate values, and notes oil rigs and pipelines. There is a short genealogy of the Hayward family. The diaries also include references to the Ward, Fleming, Brooks, and Watson families.

Dates: ca. 1770-1937

Browning-Weaver Family Papers

Collection Number: A&M 3175
Overview Family history papers consisting of a list of the descendants of Edmund Browning, Jr. and Jane Curry Browning, a typescript history of the Browning family, a Browning family tree chart, and a pedigree chart for Henry Hamilton Weaver of Barbour Co. There is also a typescript account of the experiences of the Daniel Weaver family during 1855 in the Kansas Territory and its return to Gilmer Co., including a description of dealings with Pottawatomie Indians, a cholera epidemic, and Kansas...
Dates: 1885-1990

Kelley and Smith Families History

Collection Number: A&M 2465

A history of the descendants of William Kelley and Elwood Smith of Brown's Chapel, Monongalia County, West Virginia, entitled "William Kelley - Elwood Smith Genealogy," written by Charles W. Duncil. This typescript includes six photographs of family members and old family homes. Material covers the years 1730-1989.

Dates: ca. 1930-1989

Marion County, White Day Creek History

Collection Number: A&M 3316
Scope and Contents Records regarding the history of the White Day Creek region of Marion County, WV. There are also photocopies of primary sources of information supplementary to the White Day Creek book, including: letters and financial ledger of the Watson family (1820-1890); essay titled "Smithtown Local History" (1922); business ledger of George Washington Stevens, a cobbler (1890s); deeds and estate sale documents of William Morris (1854); grist mill business ledger of Sam Smith (1894); financial ledger...
Dates: 1820-1997

Watson and Haymond Families Papers

Collection Number: A&M 4222
Scope and Contents Papers of the Watson and Haymond families of Marion County, West Virginia. Includes a journal, family financial and legal materials, correspondence, genealogical research materials, publications, photographs, a painting, and other material. Includes significant material regarding the American Civil War, particularly in the diary of Virginia Haymond. Series include:Series 1. Journal of Virginia Haymond; 1859-1863, undated; box 1 and box 2, folders 1-2....
Dates: 1796-1963; Majority of material found within 1834-1963

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Frontier and pioneer life 2
Genealogy 2
Marion County (W. Va.) 2
Anita (W. Va.) 1
Barbour County (W. Va.) 1