My “family tree” with photos.
The surnames of my ancestors and the locations where they lived are:
ARBUCKLE – Virginia> Garrard County KY
BARNES – MO
BOONE – England> Berks Co. PA
BRACKEN/BRACKIN – NC> KYBRIDGER – England>VA>NC
BRIDGER – Eng>VA>NC — My immigrant ancestor Joseph Bridger was one of the wealthiest men of his time in Virginia. In 2007 his bones were exhumed from St. Luke’s Church and brought to the Smithsonian. To read about that, go to the website http://anthropology.si.edu/writteninbone/pewter.html plus link to my Bridger Family page on the right side of this page. Also, if you are a Bridger descendant, go to the www.BridgerFamilyAssociation.com website.
BUTCHER – MO
CAHILL – Ireland
CHAPMAN – Scotland
CLAIBORNE/CLEYBORNE/CLAYBORN/CLAYBORNE — http://oursoutherncousins.com/CLAIBORNE%20FAMILY.pdf
COTTON/COTTEN – VA> NC>TN
DRINKARD – Virginia> KY — Link to my Drinkard Family page on the right side of this page.
FERRIS – England> VA
FRY/FRYE — PA>VA>MO>Pike & Lincoln Counties, IL
HATFIELD — PA>VA>Vigo Co., IN> Keokuk, IA>Calhoun Co., IL>Ripley Co. MO>Lincoln Co. MO
The Hatfield yDNA Project Patriachs’ page – http://www.worldfamilies.net/surnames/hatfield/pats
HEUSTON/HUESTON – Ireland
HINTON/HENTON – England> Berks Co. PA, VA
HOBDY/HOBDAY – VA>NC>TN>KY — Link to my Hobdy/Hobday Family page on the right side of this page.
JAMES – Virginia>KY (I am a distant cousin to Jesse James) Link to my James Family page on the right side of this page.
JEFFERIES – VA> MO
KEISKER – Prussia (Germany)> St. Louis, Missouri
LUBY/LOOBY – IRE>St. Louis, MO Link to my Luby/Looby Family page on the right side of this page.
MOSBY – VA
MURRAY – KY
REES – Glamorgan County, Wales
SHERLOCK – Ireland> St. Louis Missouri
SHORT – IL
STANLEY – VA
THURSTON/THRUSTON – England>VA
VEALE — ENGLAND>WALES
WARREN – (WARING, WAREN, WEAREN, WEARREN, WARIN, WEARINS)-ENG>NY>PA>VA>Garrard, Butler & Ohio Co., KY> Greene, Lincoln & Madison Co. IL — Link to my Warren Family page on the right side of this page.
WHITELAW – Glamorgan Co. Wales>St. Louis, Missouri
WIRTZ – Prussia (Germany), St. Louis, Missouri —
WOMACK – Virginia
WOODSON – My Woodson Research Blog – http://woodsonlineage.blogspot.com/
If you find a connection or have a question, email me at Elaine64@aol.com
I have also been researching my husband’s side of the family for over 25 years. The surnames in his line that I have researched are:
Barrett — MA
Burge — NC
Clement — MA
Davenport — VA
Frye — Eng
Hardcastle — Hardcastle Bible page (includes KIRBY)
King — MS
Powell — TN>Greene Co., IL (Descended from the Isle of Wight Co., VA Thomas Powell — 1600s)
Quarton — Eng
Robertson — KY
Sleek/Slick — Holland
Snydnor — VA
Stiles — MA
Taylor — MA
Tillery — VA>TN>MS>IL
Waddell — Ire>PA
Wharrie — Eng
Wood — MD>KY>IL
Quarton — ENG
Woods — MA
If you find a connection or have a question, please make a post to this website.
Elaine Hatfield Powell