July 21, 2023

Hoffmaster Deed Correspondence

JOHN C. SKINNERATTORNEY AT LAWCHARLES TOWN, W.VA. PROSECUTING ATTORNEYJEFFERSON COUNTY JEFFERSON COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING July 16, 1947 Mr. Martin D. WelshBakerton, W. Va. Dear Mr. Welsh: I am enclosing herewith the deed to be executed by […]
July 4, 2023

Attorney Receipt, Deed – M. D. Welsh

JOHN C. SKINNERATTORNEY AT LAWCHARLES TOWN, JEFFERSON COUNTYWEST VIRGINIA July 16, 1947Mr. Martin D. WelshBakerton, West Virginia To writing deed Lewis S. Hoffmaster to Martin D. Welsh ………………. $7.50 Ck#5329amt. 7.508/20/47
July 4, 2023

Survey Receipt, Martin D. Welsh

CHARLES TOWN, W. VA., Oct. 25, 1950 J. JAS SKINNERSURVEYOR OF JEFFERSON COUNTY Mr. Martin D. Welsh To T[?] survey of Lot once two plots $9.00
June 29, 2023

Survey and Payment of M. D. Welsh lot from Bobby Welsh

Receipt from J. Jas. Skinner, surveyor of Jefferson County, to Martin D. Welsh for the survey of property. Also attached is a receipt for the same property, dated November 4, 1950, where $300.00 was paid for […]
December 4, 2020

Obit, Sarah Thompson

Passing Away.Death came very suddenly last Monday evening to Mrs. Sarah Thompson at the Entler Hotel in Shepherdstown. Mrs. Thompson had come to the hotel to spend a few weeks, her son and son-in-law, John R. […]
May 20, 2020

Entertainment at Moler’s

An audience of about one hundred and fifty ladies and gentlemen attended Mr. Jacob Knott’s entertainment at Bethesda Church, December 24th, which consisted of recitations and dialogues. All did remarkably well according to age and opportunity, […]
May 20, 2020

Road Toll Petition

CORRESPONDENCEWe publish the following request of several of our readers: Shepherdstown, W. Va.To the Honorable County Court of Jefferson County– We, the citizens of said county, living southeast of the Shepherdstown and Halltown turnpike, and entering […]
December 4, 2019

Molers Crossroads History

Delving into old records of early land grants, you will find that tracts of land were taken up in this section along the Potomac River just as early as those nearer the tiny village of Mecklenburg […]