SURNAMES I am researching
The surnames of my ancestors and the locations where they lived are:
ARBUCKLE – Virginia> Garrard County KY
BARNES – MO
BOONE – England> Berks Co. PA (I am a distant cousin to Daniel Boone)
BRACKEN – NC> KYBRIDGER – England>VA>NC
BRIDGER – Eng>VA>NC — My immigrant ancestor Joseph Bridger was one of the wealthiest men of his time. 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.
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 – Pike & Lincoln Counties, IL
HATFIELD PA>VA>Vigo Co., IN> Keokuk, IA>Calhoun Co., IL>Ripley Co. MO>Lincoln Co. MO – Link to my Hatfield Family page on the right side of this page.
Hatfield DNA Results webpage http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lesliemac/hatfielddna.htm
The Hatfield 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.
IVATT – England
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
WARREN – (WARING, 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 – 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 – Link to my Hardcastle Bible page on the right side of this page.
King — MS
Powell — TNGreene Co., IL
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
Amon WOOD — Land Patents — http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch/Results.asp?
Woods — MA
If you find a connection or have a question, please make a post to this website.
Elaine Hatfield Powell