November 12, 2023

Flanagan, Myers; Approaching Marriage Announced

Mr. and Mrs. William Bowman announce the approaching marriage of their sister, Miss Martha Lee Flanagan, of Bakerton, to Mr. James M. Myers, of Shepherdstown. The marriage will take place at Bakerton August 27th.
August 18, 2023

Marriage License Issued: Kaldenback, Homer.

Marriage Licenses. Floyd C. Payne and Minnie C. Gaynor. John H. Hankins and Ellen R. Robinson.James L. Talbert and Grace Johnson.Arthur W. Cunitz and Marie J. Courreges.Murvin P. Counselman, of Bethesda, Md., and Catherine Mulkerne.Benjamin W. […]
December 11, 2020

The Cholera in Martinsburg

The sad duty is imposed upon us of announcing to our readers, says the Martinsburg Gazette, of the 25th inst, that this dreadful disease again made its appearance among us on Tuesday of last week. Why […]
May 20, 2020

Shepherdstown Graded School Commencement

December 4, 2019

Molers Crossroads History

Delving into old records of early land grants, you will find that tracts of land were taken up in this section along the Potomac River just as early as those nearer the tiny village of Mecklenburg […]
April 5, 2019

Death Register: Essie Katherine Bowman

Name in Full Bowman, Essie Katherine Color White Sex Female Date of Death 1/9/29 Place of Death Bakerton Name of Disease or Cause apoplexy Age 54yrs. 6ms. 9d.  Occupation housekeeping Consort of Married Name of Person […]
April 5, 2019

Death Certificate: Essie Katherine Bowman

County Jefferson District 1921 Town or City Bakerton W.Va Full Name Essie Katherine Bowman Residence   Personal and Statistical Particulars Sex Female Color or Race White Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced Married Husband or Wife of […]
April 1, 2019

West Virginia & It’s People – Flanagan

FLANAGAN — Among the industrious Irish-American citizens now residing in West Virginia may be named the Flanagan family, which was first represented in America in 1798 in the person of William Flanagan, who became the grandfather […]
September 13, 2018

1930 Census: Roy Welsh Household

This evidence has been cataloged but not yet transcribed. Please view the record image at the repository below.
July 31, 2018

Flanagan Heirs to Bowman

Real Estate Transfers. Martha L. Flanagan and others to Essie K. Bowman, house and lot at Bakerton, consideration not given.
July 31, 2018

Brilliant Wedding At Bakerton (Myers & Flanagan)

Brilliant Wedding At Bakerton. The marriage of Mr. James M. Myers, a well-known resident of Shepherdstown, and Miss Martha Lee Flanagan, a greatly respected lady of Bakerton, was solemnized Tuesday night at the Southern Methodist Church […]
July 22, 2018

Obituary: James Smith Flanagan

Mr. James Flanagan, a lifelong resident of Jefferson county and a respected farmer of the Bakerton neighborhood, died Tuesday morning at the age of 69 years. He had been in failing health for the past year […]
July 20, 2018

Flanagan, Bowman call Register office

Miss Martha Flanagan and her little nephew, Master Marcy Bowman, of Bakerton, were among the callers at the Register office on Tuesday.
July 19, 2018

Bowman, Flanagan visit Baltimore

Mr. and Mrs. William Bowman and Mr. Oscar Flanagan, of Bakerton, recently visited Mr. John Flanagan in Baltimore.
July 19, 2018

Martha Flanagan Receives Visitors

Mrs. Arthur Lampe and her sister, Miss Annie Copp, of Johnstown, Pa.; and Mr. Charles Copp and Miss Mary Sundit, of Frederick, Md., and Mrs. William Bowman and son visited Miss Martha Flanagan near Bakerton the […]
July 19, 2018

Flanagan & Bowman Married

Mr. William Bowman and Miss Essie Flanagan, both of Bakerton, this county, were married last Thursday in Hagerstown at the United Brethren parsonage by Rev. A. B. Statton. The bride is a daughter of Mr. James […]
June 29, 2018

Deed: Flanagan Heirs to Maggie V. Flanagan

Deed Book: 115 pg. 208 Martha Flanagan &c., to: Deed of Bargain and Sale. Maggie Welsh. This deed made this 4th day of April, 1917, by and between Martha Flanagan, Annie F. Moler, William C. Bowman, […]
June 28, 2018

Deed: Flanagan Heirs 1 acre to James A. Flanagan

Deed Book: 115 pg. 171 Martha Flanagan et. al. to: Deed of Bargain and Sale, James A. Flanagan. This deed, made this 4th. day of April, 1917, by and between Martha Flanagan, Annie F. Moler, William […]