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Morgantown Genealogy of First Lot Owners

Collection Number: A&M 3008


Genealogical information relating to the descendants of the first lot owners of Morgan's Town, Monongalia County, WV, 1785. The genealogies of the following families are included: James Daugherty, John Evans, Michael Kerns (Karn), Thomas Laidley (Laidlaw), Richard Merrifield, Zackquill Morgan, Jacob Nuze (Nusz, Nuce, Nuse, Noose) John Pierpont (Pierpoint), Jacob Pindall, David Scott, William Stewart, James Thompson (Thomson) and others not directly descended from the original lot owners: Samuel Cochran, Edward Evans, John H. Madeira, and David Morgan.


  • Creation: 1785

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0.4 Linear Feet (Summary: 5 in. (1 document case))

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West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:

Morgantown Genealogy of First Lot Owners, 1785
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1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US