SurnamesHoward

December 21, 2023

Obituary: Harvey L. Eichelberger

Harvey Lee Eichelberger, 72, died on Tuesday after a long illness, in Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown. He was a resident of Downsville. Born in Jefferson County, W. Va., he was a son of the late George […]
December 16, 2023

Obituary: Mary “Mollie” C. Welsh

MRS. MARY C. WELSH Mrs. Mary C. Welsh, a resident of Hollidaysburg, died at a local hospital yesterday at 2 a. m., after a extended illness. She was a daughter of John and Sarah Howard and […]
December 13, 2023

Death Certificate: Mary Howard Welsh

December 6, 2023

John Howard Searching For Owner of Pocket Bible

Capt. John Howard, mineralogist for the Charlestown M., M. & I. Co., and who during the late war was an officer in the 7th Md. Regiment, U. S. army, has shown us a pocket bible which […]
December 6, 2023

Our Iron Ores.

Our Iron Ores.Under the caption of “West Virginia Iron,” the Wheeling Intelligencer says:In the eastern part of the State the greatest possibilities at present are in the vicinity of Charlestown and Martinsburg, where large territories have […]
December 6, 2023

1860 Census: John Howard Household

Mechanicstown, Frederick County, Marylandas enumerated by George W. HoweHouse Number: 1273 Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace John Howard 33 M Laborer Virginia Sarah Howard 29 F Maryland William Howard 11 M Maryland Mary Howard 9 F Maryland […]
December 6, 2023

1850 Census: Daniel Shafer Household

Creagerstown, Frederick County, Marylandas enumerated by Michael BromellHouse Number: 411 Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace Daniel Shafer 59 M Shoemaker Maryland E. Elizabeth Shafer 17 F Maryland Henrietta A. Shafer 15 F Maryland Washington L. Shafer 13 […]
August 1, 2023

Letter from Capt. John Howard; A practical miner.

LETTER FROM CAPT. JOHN HOWARDA PRACTICAL MINER OF 45 YEARS EXPERIENCE,Recently in the Employ of Reading Coal & Iron Co. of Pa. Charlestown Mining, Manufacturing and Improvement Company, Charlestown, W. Va.: I have carefully examined by […]
May 22, 2020

Sad Drowning Accident.

Last Saturday afternoon Edward Cox and Charles Howard, two young men from Kearneysville, aged 20 and 17 yeas, respectively, were drowned in the Potomac river near the residence of James W. Engle, at Rattling Springs. The […]
May 22, 2020

Posts and Rails for sale.

Posts and Rails FOR SALE.I OFFER for sale at low prices, 10,000 CHESTNUT RAILS, also Chestnut and Locust POSTS, to be delivered on Bank of Canal at the Manganese Mines, opposite Virginia Ore Bank. Apply to […]
April 3, 2019

The Confederate Dead

Miss Mollie Howard is listed as being a part of the Floral Committee. The Committee was selected to gather flowers, evergreens, and other floral pieces to send the the Presbyterian Church [of Charles Town] on June […]
July 13, 2018

Obituary: Michael Welsh

Michael Welsh. Michael Welsh, a veteran of the Confederate army and highly respected resident of Hollidaysburg, died at his home, 1010 Church street, on Saturday morning at 9 o’clock, of paralysis, resulting from an accident in […]
May 8, 2018

1870 Census: Joseph Lewis Household

11th District, Washington County, Maryland as enumerated by Jno. Mullenzer House Number: 225   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace Joseph Lewis* 37 M Farmer Virginia Margaret Lewis 36 F Keeping House Maryland Benjamin Lewis 16 M At […]
May 8, 2018

1870 Census: John Howard Household

11th District, Washington County, Maryland as enumerated by Jno. Mullenzer House Number: 221   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace John Howard 48 M Day Laborer Maryland Sarah Howard 41 F Keeping House Maryland Rozella V.* 11 F […]
May 8, 2018

1870 Census: John W. Ingram

11th District, Washington County, Maryland as enumerated by Jno. Mullenzer House Number: 221   Name Age Sex Profession Birthplace John W. Ingram 27 M farm laborer Maryland Margaret A. Ingram 25 F Keeping House Maryland Geo. W. […]
April 25, 2018

Marriage: Michael Welsh & Mollie Howard

Register of Marriage Licenses by the Clerk of Jefferson County, Virginia Lines No. 22 Date Mar 3, 1870 Town or County Jeff Co. Full Names of Parties Michael Welsh, Mollie Howard Age of Husband 25 Age […]
April 9, 2018

Michael Welsh and Mollie Howard Married

Married. In Shepherdstown, on Thursday last, by Rev. H. Wissler, Mr. MICHAEL WELSH to Miss MOLLIE HOWARD–both of Jefferson county.