December 22, 2023

One Killed in Explosion Caused By Static Charge

CHARLES TOWN, Aug. 2 (AP).– A dynamite explosion, which witnesses said may have been caused by static electricity, killed one man and injured three others in the quarries of the Washington Building Lime company at Bakerton. […]
November 14, 2023

1850 Census: John Sullivan Household

28th District, Jefferson County, Virginiaas enumerated by J. J. MillerHouse Number: 849 Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace John Sullivan 35 M Mason Ireland Catharine Sullivan 40 F Ireland Thomas Sullivan 10 M Laborer Ireland John Welsh 22 […]
August 18, 2023

Kaldenback, Juror in Seelhorst Case

The case against Seelhorst was called at 10:35 a.m., and in ten minutes the following jury had been selected to try the case: William J. Truitt, Frank A. Gibbons, Nicholas Fitzgerald, Jacob Spliedt, George Ellerbrook, John […]
May 22, 2020

Countian Is Fatally Hurt, Bakerton

COUNTIAN IS FATALLY HURT.Theodore P. Griffin, 28, Killed IN Blast At Lime Plant. Theodore P. Griffin, 28, of Samples Manor, was instantly killed and Daniel Myers and William Johnson, both of Dargan, and Charles Farley of […]