Query 70 for January 15, 1930

QUERY SEVENTY

(a) WHITE—Wanted: Data concerning JOHN WHITE born _________1765. First records found in Ohio County, West Virginia, (near Wheeling, West Virginia), from 1803 to 1814. He afterwards moved with his family to Kingston Township, Delaware County, Ohio. In said county he settled in the so-called “West Virginia District.” The given name of his wife was Charity but surname is unknown at present. Query: What was her surname and what were her ancestral lines? The family names of HALL, LE ROY, and BOYD are connected by tradition with this WHITE family. Wanted: Data as to the relationship and especially the LE ROY and BOYD kinship to the said WHITE family. (See address given below).

(b) BROWN—WHITE—Wanted: Data concerning JOHN BROWN born on April 1, 1782 in ________, Tennessee. He married, on August 15th, 1803, POLLY WHITE, (daughter of JOHN WHITE and CHARITY WHITE, whose maiden name is unknown, see above). The first records of the said JOHN BROWN were found in Ohio County, West Virginia, (near Wheeling, West Virginia), where he married, as above stated. He moved with his family in 1812, to Kingston Township, Delaware County, Ohio and settled in the so-called “West Virginia District” in said county. There is an unknown relationship between this BROWN family and a BOYD family, and there may be some connection with a Hall family. Further data is desired. (See address given below).

(c) ROGERS—WEYANT (WIANT) —Wanted: Data concerning WILLIAM ROGERS born _____ 1774.  He married, abt 1795, ELIZABETH WEYANT or WIANT. He lived in _______, Vermont and was living in ________, New York state, in 1806; in 1814 he was in Wilkes-barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; then in 1820 in Knox County, Ohio, (near Mount Vernon); and last in Bennington Township, Morrow County, Ohio. The Christian name of Uriah is common in this ROGERS family and the family name of BOYD may be related to said family but if so the relationship is not known at present. Further information is desired. Data especially wanted regarding the said ELIZABETH ROGERS nee WEYANT (or WIANT), wife of WILLIAM ROGERS, both above mentioned. She was “of New York” and was born in 1775. Any further data will be appreciated. Address—MRS. CHESTER MURPHY CULVER, (I’DELL (sic) CLARKE CULVER), 251 Westminister Avenue, Detroit, Michigan.

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