Rylynn writes, This is a photo, given to me by my mother, of my great, great grandparents, my grandmother and great aunt (Both granddaughters of Amos and Arminda). I have no idea where this picture was taken or what year as there is no writing on the picture. I’m trying to piece together my Bledsoe/Lawson… [Read More]
Anthony writes; This is my Grandfather John Washington CARTER. He was born on Sept. 22, 1891 in Rye Cove, VA. He Died July 27, 1967 in Kingsport, TN. He was the son of James C. CARTER and Mary Eliza Jane MOORE. Submitted by Anthony Carter
I was contacted by a dealer in Historical documents who has the original Muster Roll for sale. The picture here shows enough to see it is authentic, however not large enough to read. The transcription is below the picture. There are 70 names on the muster roll. It is entitled “A list of the commissioned… [Read More]
Sent to me by Randal Cecil Stapleton son of Starling Stapleton, grandson of Drucilla Allen Stapleton Lane.
Located in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash, Wabash Co, IN. Note: Sadie was the daughter of John (Sud) Moore and Mary Elizabeth Gilliam. The birth date on her stone is not correct, she was born 10 April 1904 in Scott Co. VA. Submitted by Donna Sisco
These are the brothers and sister to Calloway Patton ROLLER. Left to right, Amos ROLLER (b. 22 May 1855, d. 26 December 1929, m. Martha Rebecca HOBBS), Lucinda ROLLER (b. 5 December 1857, d. 6 May 1894, m. first George Washington ROBERTS, Lucinda was George’s second wife, and second, Samuel MOORE), Absalom ROLLER (b. 8… [Read More]
Click on the image to see a larger version. These are the children of William Hasque ROLLER and Rebecca Ann BLEDSOE, all born in Scott County, Virginia 1. James Hopwood ROLLER (b. 8 August 1911, d. 1989, m. Elsie WEBB) 2. Earl Ranson ROLLER (b. 4 December 1905, d. 15 February 1992, m. Emmaline… [Read More]