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

Moore visits daughter at Bakerton.

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

Bettie Moler, Obit

Mrs. Bettie Moler Mrs. Bettie Moler, widow of Adam B. Moler, died Tuesday night at her home near Bakerton, after an illness of two weeks, from pneumonia, aged 66 years. Her death was a shock to […]
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 […]
December 10, 2023

The Friday Murder Mystery

THE HEARING AT HAGERSTOWN– DETAILS OF THE CRIME, ETC.[Reported for the Baltimore Sun.] HAGERSTOWN, MD., June 27, 1877.– James Gardner and J. W. Grove, who are in the county jail at this place on suspicion of […]
November 22, 2023

John & wife, Nora Francis Welsh Moore

John Moore and his wife, Nora Frances Welsh Moore, on the front porch of their home. Photograph likely circa 1910.
November 12, 2023

Frances Riesley Bride in Ohio Of Cadet Jones

Frances Riesley Bride in Ohio of Cadet JonesWedding Ceremony In Cincinnati Last Evening The marriage of Miss Frances Lee Riesley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl W. Riesley of Twin Springs, Vienna, Va., to Aviation Cadet […]
November 7, 2023

Fatal Accident: Thomas Hand

FATAL ACCIDENT.– We learn that whilst Mr. Thomas Hand was engaged in blowing rock upon the County road, near the residence of Mr. James V. Moore, near Leetown, on Thursday, says the Shepherdstown Register, he was […]
October 5, 2023

Obituary: Anna Murphy Welsh

Mrs. Anna Murphy Welsh died at her home in Bakerton, after an illness of one year, on November 17, aged 82 years, 2 months and 4 days. Requiem mass was read by Father Curran at 10:30 […]
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 […]
August 18, 2023

M. E. Kaldenback visits B. and L. Moore

Miss M. E. Kaldenback, of Washington, D. C., is the guest of Misses Bertha and Laura Moore, near Bakerton.
August 18, 2023

Kaldenback visits Moore in Bakerton

Miss Nannie E. Kaldenback, of Washington, D. C., is the guest of Misses Bertha and Laura Moore at Bakerton.
August 18, 2023

Marriage Announcement: Kaldenback & Homer

Miss Mamie Elizabeth Kaldenback and Mr. Arthur Garfield Homer, both of Washington, were married in that city last week by Rev. Father Carroll at St. Patrick’s Church. The bride is a cousin of Mr. and Mrs. […]
August 18, 2023

C. E. Kaldenback Land Purchase

REAL ESTATE.The Official Transfers, as Recorded To-day. Messrs. Danenhower & Son, real-estate brokers, 1226 F street northwest, report the following transfers in real estate in the District to-day, as compiled by them from the official records […]
August 17, 2023

Huggins, McCormick, Kaldenback visit Walsh’s.

Miss Mary Huggins, of Harper’s Ferry, Miss Gussie McCorkmick, of Brunswick, Md., and Miss Mamie Kaldenback, of Washington, D. C., visited Mrs. Thomas B. Walsh at Bakerton the past week. Miss Mamie Kaldenback, of Washington, D. C., […]
August 2, 2023

Jefferson County Re-Districted.

JEFFERSON COUNTYRe-Districted.—State of West VirginiaJefferson County, Sct. In the County Court,January Term, 1876.2nd Day. At a County Court continued and held for said County, the 18th day of January, 1876, the following order was made and […]
August 2, 2023

Jefferson County Clerk, Deeds Admitted

State of West Virginia,County of Jefferson,Clerk’s Office of the County Court. The following is a list of deeds admitted to record in said office during two weeks ending January 5, 1884: Teste, T. A. Moore, Clerk […]
August 1, 2023

KILLED. — Mr. Thomas Hand

KILLED.–Mr. Thomas Hand, an Irish laborer, who worked several months in this town during the spring and summer, was instantly killed by a premature explosion whilst blasting rock near the residence of Mr. Jas. V. Moore, […]