May 2, 2024

Dinner Party in Honor of Marriage of Miller & Hetzel

Miss Frances Magruder will entertain at a supper party this evening at her home on old Georgetown road, at Alta Vista, Md., in honor of Miss Ray Miller, whose marriage to Mr. Lowell H. Hetzel, of […]
May 2, 2024

Marriage: Ray Miller wed to Lowell H. Hetzel

The Mount Vernon Place M. E. Church South was the scene of a very pretty wedding last evening when Miss Ray Miller, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David N. Miller of Alta Vista, Md., was […]
December 21, 2023

Obituary: Robert William Ingram

Robert William Ingram died at his home in Martinsburg, W. Va., Thursday night after a long illness at the age of 64. He was born in Jefferson County, W. Va., the son of the late Charles […]
July 21, 2023

Standard Lime Dispute on Property Line

May 22, 2020

Obituary: David Henry Hetzell

David Henry Hetzell, a prominent citizen of Bakerton, W. Va., formerly of Sharpsburg, died at his home yesterday afternoon after a five-month illness, aged 53 years. Besides his widow, Mrs. Anna Mary, the following survive: Children, […]
April 5, 2019

Death Register: David Henry Hetzel

Name in Full Hetzel, David Henry Color White Sex Male Date of Death 8/19/32 Place of Death Bakerton Name of Disease or Cause chronic myocarditis, nephritis, immediate cause, urema. Age 52yrs. 10ms. 25d.  Occupation laborer lime […]
April 5, 2019

Death Certificate: David Henry Hetzel

County Jefferson District Harpers Ferry Town or City Bakerton Full Name David Henry Hetzel Residence   Personal and Statistical Particulars Sex Male Color or Race White Single, Married, Widowed, or Divorced Married Husband or Wife of […]
July 20, 2018

Accident at Bakerton

Accident at Bakerton. A bad accident occurred yesterday morning at the limestone quarries of the Washington Building Lime Company at Bakerton, when Richard Brashears, of Sharpsburg, and John Hetzel, of Antietam, were painfully hurt. The two […]
July 19, 2018

Mr. and Mrs. John Welsh Host Daughter’s Wedding

The home of Mr. and Mrs. John Welsh of Bakerton, was the scene of a very pretty wedding which took place on the evening of April 8th, when their daughter, Anna Mary, was united in marriage […]
July 19, 2018

The Flanagan/Powell Wedding

There was a very pretty wedding in the Southern Methodist church in Shepherdstown at a quarter of eight o’clock last night, when Mr. Alvey Flanagan, of Bakerton, and Miss Delia Powell, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. […]
July 19, 2018

Dinner Held For Couple: Ingram & Hetzel

Mr. and Mrs. Hetzel are Guests of Honor at Harpers Ferry. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ingram, Harpers Ferry, entertained at a dinner party at their home, honoring their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Hetzel, […]
July 13, 2018

Lowell Hetzel visits Miller Family

Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Hetzel and sons, spent the week-end with Mr. and Mrs. D. N. Miller and sons, at Bethesda, Md.
July 13, 2018

Obituary: Laurence Welsh

DEATH AT BAKERTON. Laurence Welsh, an employee of the Standard Lime & Stone Company at Bakerton, died suddenly Monday morning. Having worked Sunday night, Mr. Welsh became ill about quitting time Monday and died before he […]
June 28, 2018

Release of Right-of-Way: Thomas B. Welsh

Deed Book: 112 pg. 526 Thomas B. Welch, & wife. to: Deed of Bargain and Sale. David H. Hetzell. This Deed, made this 6th day of August, 1915, by and between Thomas B. Welch and Maggie […]
May 22, 2018

WWI Draft: David H. Hetzel

Name David Henry Hetzel Home Address Bakerton Jeff WVa Age in Years 38 Date of Birth Sep 24 1879 Race White U.S. Citizen/Alien Native Born Present Occupation Farmer Employer Washington-Building Lime Co. Place of Employment/Business Bakerton […]
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

1920 Census: W. S. Geary Household

Harpers Ferry District, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by Charles S. Lynch House Number: 277   Name Relationship Sex Age Martial Status Able to Read? Able To Write? Attended School Since Sept. 1, 1919 W. S. […]
May 1, 2018

1920 Census: David Hetzel Household

Harpers Ferry District, Jefferson County, West Virginia as enumerated by Charles S. Lynch House Number: 272   Name Relationship Sex Age Martial Status Able to Read? Able To Write? Attended School Since Sept. 1, 1919 David Hetzel […]