Charley H. Hulgan died 55 years ago today. He was 73 years old. Charley is Ella's 2nd great-granduncle. Charley's parents are John Miller Hulgan and Ruth J. Copeland. Their second child Thomas Franklin Hulgan is Ella's 2nd great-grandfather.
Claudie Elizabeth Naugher is 121 years old today. Claudie is Tara's great-grandaunt. She died September 2, 1961, living to be 72 years old. Claudie's parents are Moses Service Naugher and Sallie E. Savage. They had 7 children with Claudie being the 3rd and the 6th being Horace Savage Naugher, Tara's Great-grandfather.
Joseph D. Savage died 133 years ago today. He was 11 months and 10 days old. Joseph was the 10th of the 17 children that Frances Marion Savage and Frances Matilda Stewart had. Joseph is Tara's 2nd great-granduncle.
Arabella Victoria Stewart is 155 years old today, born in 1855. Bell is Tara's 3rd great-grandaunt, sister of Frances Matilda Stewart who married Frances Marion Savage and begot the 17 children we always talk about. Bell and Frances are the 7th and 1st born to John Thomas Stewart, of Civil War fame, and Emily Caroline Bale, Tara's 4th great-grandparents.
Nancy Stewart is 192 years old today, born in 1818. Nancy is Tara's 4th great-grandaunt, the sister of the aforementioned John Thomas Stewart.
Elba Wooden is 147 years old today, born in 1863. Elba is the boys' 2nd great-grandaunt. Her parents are Andrew J. Wooden and Amanda Johnson, the boys' 3rd great-grandparents. Joseph R. Wooden is Elba's brother. Elba married Frederick Songer Young and had 3 children, Pearl, Winifred and Verle Wooden Young. They are all the boys' 1st cousins 3 times removed. Pearl married a Cantrell and had two children Carl and Lee Cantrell, they are both the second cousins. Verle Wooden Young married Edith Tippetts and had 5 children Darrell, Verline, Guy, Winifred and Jean M. Young these are also 2nd cousins twice removed.
James Johnson and Mary Magdelaine Le Fevre's 186 anniversary is today. They were married March 4, 1824 in Salem, Washington, Indiana. James was 20 and Mary 17. They had 10 children together, with Amanda Johnson being the 5th child. Amanda married Andrew J. Wooden and are the boys' 3rd great-grandparents.
Leler Jane Myer is 128 years old today, born in 1882. Leler Jane is Ella's 2nd great-grandaunt and the 3rd child of the 6 that Dedrick Henry Meyer and Lucy E. Burnett had.
Major Nathan Gold Sr. the boys' 10th great-grandfather died 316 years ago today. Born December 14th 1623 in Fairfield, Connecticut Nathan married Sarah Phippen May 14, 1660 also in Fairfield. They had one child Nathan Gold Jr. born in 1663. Nathan died and is buried in Fairfield.
Martin Van Buren Brown is 173 years old today born in 1837. Martin is the boys' 3rd great-granduncle. Martin is the second of the 12 children that Resin D. Brown and Rachel Earnest had. The 4th, Charlotte Brown is the boys' 3rd great-grandmother.
Jeremiah Sims died 242 years ago today in 1768. Jeremiah is Steve's 6th great-grandfather. He married Agatha Nalle in Virginia in 1753 and begot James Sims in 1754. James and Jeremiah were two of the listed pioneers of West Virginia.
James Sims (1754-1845) by Cathy Meder-Dempsey
Added by jeanmjoyce on 4 Jan 2009
James Sims (1754-1845)
Pioneer of Nicholas County, West Virginia
(April 28, 2002)
Submitted by :Cathy Meder-Dempsey