SurnamesMillard

May 2, 2024

Death: Mrs. Mary J. Millard

Death of Mrs. S. Preston Millard.Special to The Washington Post Charlestown, W. Va., Oct. 12— Mrs. Mary J. Millard, wife of S. Preston Millard, of Bakerton, Jefferson county, died last night, aged 45 years. She was […]
May 1, 2024

Murderer of Fireman Gray Landed In Hagerstown Jail.

Murderer of Fireman Gray Landed In Hagerstown Jail. James Ellis, alias “Nigger Jim” Semple, who shot and killed Fireman Charles Gray at Weverton Saturday night, was captured at Bakerton, Jefferson county, Tuesday, and returned to Sheriff […]
May 1, 2024

Moore visits daughter at Bakerton.

Mrs. Fannie Moore is visiting her daughter, Mrs. Preston Millard, at Bakerton.
May 1, 2024

Millard, Moore Married At Halltown

Miss Mary Jessie Moore, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Boeteler Moore, was married Wednesday at Halltown to Mr. Preston R. Millard, a merchant of Bakerton, by Rev. A. C. Hopkins, of Charles Town. The couple left […]
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

Telephone from Molers to Bakerton

The completion of the new telephone line from Moler’s Cross Roads to Bakerton for the Jefferson County Telephone Company gives a gratifying increase in the company’s business. The line is slightly more than three miles in […]
July 31, 2018

Millard’s Clerks Up In The Air

P. S. Millard’s clerks were “all up in the air” yesterday–shingling the roof of his store. We hope that his clerks will bring prices down with them.
July 31, 2018

W. S. Geary Resigns with Millard

W. S. Geary has resigned his position with P. S. Millard, the Bakerton merchant, to take employment at the Bartlett-Hayward ammunition plant in Baltimore. He will be greatly missed by his friends in the Bakerton neighborhood.
July 31, 2018

Millard Purchases Kibler Store; New Store Building Being Excavated

Preston S. Millard, the Bakerton merchant who was burned out a couple of months ago, and who has since been doing business in the hall in that village, has bought out Amos R. Kibler, who had […]
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 19, 2018

Circuit Court, May 1911 Term

The regular May term of the Circuit Court for Jefferson county began in Charles Town on Tuesday, with Judge E. Boyd Faulkner on the bench. Judge Faulkner delivered the usual charge to the grand jury, which […]
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 […]
June 22, 2018

Millard Returns To Oversee Millville Quarries

Michael Millard, who has been operating limestone quarries at Lebanon, Pa., has returned to this county and has taken charge of the quarries at Millville.
May 7, 2018

Bakerton Record of Post Masters

Postmaster Nominated Confirmed Recess or Acting Commission Signed & Mailed Assumed Charge Cause & Date of Vacancy Preston S. Millard 4th ClassApr. 30, 1897 Res. W. O. P. Roy M. Best act. p.m.Aug. 21, 1939 Aug. […]
May 1, 2018

Will: Lawrence Welsh

#43. LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF LAWRENCE H. WELSH, DECEASED. I, Lawrence H. Welsh, resident of Bakerton, Jefferson County, West Virginia, do make this my Last Will and Testament, hereby revoking any and all Wills heretofore […]
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 […]