Potts

December 4, 2020

Notes By Observer – G. W. Caton

Observer was reminded of another story of the late George W. Caton. He lived near the old cement mill, east of town, and word having been […]
November 29, 2020

Notes By Observer – Civil War

The other evening Observer had an interesting conversation with two Shepherdstown ladies who remembered many incidents that occurred in this town and vicinity during the Civil […]
April 25, 2018

1870 Census: Martha Flanagan Household

Bolivar Township, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by Warner Schley House Number: 526   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace Martha Flanagan* 69 F keeping house Pennsylvania […]
April 25, 2018

1870 Census: James Flanagan Household

Bolivar Township, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by Warner Schley House Number: 525   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace James Flanagan* 22 M works in stone […]
April 25, 2018

1870 Census: Thomas Welsh Household

Bolivar Township, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by Warner [W. Shiley?] House Number: 524   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace Thomas Welsh* 45 M work in […]