August 2, 2023

Oak Grove School Commencement Celebration

COMMUNICATED. DEAR REGISTER.– The large and flourishing school so ably taught by that popular teacher Mr. Jesse A. Engle, gave their friends a rare and intellectual and literary treat at the close of their school. This […]
August 1, 2023

Oak Grove School Entertainment

School Entertainment. — A correspondent sends us the following item: Oak Grove School, conducted by Mr. Jesse A. Engle, near Zion Church, gave an entertainment at its close last Saturday a week. Speeches were made by […]
July 22, 2023

Quiet & Serene from Bakerton

Bakerton, W. VA.,March 10th, 1891, DEAR EDITOR– While all is quiet and serene at this place, yet there is one topic daily discussed with interest, viz: the C. & O. Canal. As many of our citizen […]
July 31, 2018

16 Men Ready for Emergency Entrainment

Notes of Our Soldiers. Captain H. C. Getzendanner, chairman of the county exemption board, is in receipt of a notice from the War Department to have the fourteen men in emergency call Number 73 ready or […]
June 25, 2018

1880 Census: Adam C. Moler Household

Bolivar District, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by William B. Chambers House Number: 229   Name Sex Age Relationship Martial Status Profession Birthplace Father’s Place of Birth Mother’s Place of Birth Adam C. Moler M 37 […]
June 20, 2018

Tournament at Halltown

Tournament at Halltown. — On Saturday, the 9th, a Tournament came off at Halltown. The following is a list of knights entered: T.G. Ott, Knight of Shenandoah; John Beck, Knight of Lone Star; John Flanagan, Knight […]
May 1, 2018

Will: Roy Martin Welsh

#32. LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT AND CODICIL THERETO ATTACHED, OF R.M. WELSH, DECEASED. I, R. M. Welsh, of Bakerton, in Jefferson County, West Virginia, being of sound mind and disposing memory, do make, publish and declare […]
May 1, 2018

Estate Account: William Flanagan

Please see record image at repository (below).
May 1, 2018

Will: Charles F. Flanagan

I, Charles F. Flanagan, of the County of Jefferson, State of West Virginia, do make this my last-Will. First: I direct that all my just debts be paid. Second: I give, devise and bequeath to my […]