August 1, 2023

Government Sales, second & third day

The account given in Thursday’s issue of our paper is mainly correct, as to sales of the Public Property at Harpers Ferry, for the first day ; the item for the “right to dig ore on […]
May 19, 2020

Obituary: John William Caton

John William Caton, a native of Jefferson county, died last Saturday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles Cookus, in Martinsburg, following a brief illness from dropsy. Mr. Caton was a son of the […]
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 […]
June 28, 2018

Deed: Caton Heirs to Robert Miller

Deed book 106, page 67 J. W. Caton & others, To: Deed of Bargain & Sale. Robert G. Miller. THIS DEED made this 1st day of April, 1911, between J. W. Caton, widower, Ida L. Moler, […]
April 17, 2018

1860 Census: Dennis M. Daniels Household

28th District, Jefferson County, Virginia as enumerated by Joseph A. Cogle House Number: 343   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace Dennis M. Daniels* 33 M Farmer Virginia Ann R. Daniels 23 F Virginia Cora V. Daniels* 6 […]