May 2, 2024

Houser, 70, to wed Boyd, 30.

West Virginian, 70, To Wed Bride of 30 HARPERS FERRY, W. VA., April 29. — A marriage license was issued in the office of county clerk on Tuesday to George Houser, aged 70, of Bakerton, near […]
May 1, 2024

Death: William Houser

William Houser. William Houser, aged 69 years, died Tuesday in Maryland, one mile from Harpers Ferry. Surviving are one daughter, three sons and two brothers, Raleigh and George Houser, of Bakerton, Jefferson county.
October 3, 2023

1916 Bakerton Baseball Team

A photograph of the 1916 Bakerton, West Virginia baseball team. Back row (L to R): Samuel Bond, John Mack Moore, Roy Martin Welsh, Carroll Moler, Lawrence Henry Welsh, and William “Willie” Edger Mills. Front row (L […]
July 22, 2023

Communicated from Bakerton

Bakerton, W. Va.February 16, 1891. EDITOR REGISTER– As we have not been represented in your columns for some time, we beg that you favor us this week if space will permit. While all is quiet here, […]
July 22, 2023

Items from Bakerton

Letter from Bakerton.Bakerton, Jan. 7, 1891. Miss Mary Moler, ho is attending school in Winchester, was home on a visit during Christmas week. Miss Addie Cather came with her to spend the short holiday given them […]
July 22, 2023

Quarries shut down for winter.

Items from Bakerton. The following items were sent us by a correspondent from Bakerton last week, but were not received until after the REGISTER had gone to press, owing to delayed trains: The stone crusher at […]
May 22, 2020

A Visit to Bakerton.

The editor of the REGISTER spent last Friday at the busy village of Bakerton, in this county, where the Standard Stone and Lime Company of Washington, of which the Messrs. Baker are the moving spirits, has […]
May 22, 2020

A Pleasant Day in the Country (Bakerton).

In company with Prof. Thos. C. Miller and Prof. and Mrs. Walter M. Duke, the editor of the Register spent a very pleasant day last Saturday in the Bakerton neighborhood. A good country dinner was enjoyed […]
May 22, 2020

Obituary: George Samuel Houser

George Samuel Houser died at his home in Bakerton, West Virginia, following a long illness, aged 75 years. He was born and reared in Washington County, Md., the son of Samuel and Mary Bennett Houser, the […]
April 4, 2019

Death Certificate: Ethel Virginia Lloyd

Name of Deceased Ethel Virginia Lloyd Date of Death Sept. 6th ’56. Place of Death County Jefferson City or Town Charles Town Length of Stay […]   Name of Hospital or Institution North Mildred St. Usual […]
April 4, 2019

Death Register: Isaac Kidwiler

Line No. 1 Full Name of Deceased Kidwiler, Isaac Date of Death 1/22/54 Date of Birth 5/19/1867 Age 86 Sex M Col. W Father’s Name James Emanuel Kidwiler Mother’s Maiden Name Anne Rebecca Houser Name of […]
April 4, 2019

Death Certificate: Isaac Kidwiler

Name of Deceased Isaac (none) Kidwiler Date of Death Jan. 22, 1954 Place of Death County Jefferson City or Town Bakerton Length of Stay […] 86 yrs Name of Hospital or Institution Residence Usual Residence State […]
September 12, 2018

Death Certificate: Charlotte Knott Flanagan

Record has been cataloged, but not yet transcribed. Please view record image at repository.
July 31, 2018

Rain Mars Picnic Sat’y At Bakerton

Rain Mars Picnic Sat’y At Bakerton. Fine Dinner Enjoyed By Guests; Many Officials Present. The Bakerton plant of the Standard Lime and Stone Company held its annual picnic at Duke’s Woods Saturday, activities getting under way […]
July 31, 2018

Bakerton Residence Witness Martinsburg Game

Carrol Moler, William Mills, Martin Welsh, M. G. Maisel and Bryan Houser motored to Martinsburg Monday afternoon to witness the opening game of Chambersburg and Martinsburg. The game was not so interesting as it might have […]
July 31, 2018

Houser’s Health Declines; Flanagan Transferred

D. Raleigh Houser, who for a number of years has been the efficient superintendent of the Washington Building Lime Company’s plant at Bakerton, this county, has been obliged to give up his work temporarily on account […]
July 30, 2018

Disastrous Fire at Bakerton

Disastrous Fire at Bakerton. The thriving town of Bakerton was the scene of another disastrous fire last Friday night, when the big store of Preston S. Millard was utterly consumed by the flames. Mr. Millard, who […]
July 20, 2018

Items from Bakerton.

Items From Bakerton. I see through your columns news from other places, and I thought that I would give you some from our little town. Bakerton is growing and is now about a mile long. It […]