Greenbrier County, WV Wills: 1780-1865

Pauline Haga
93 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Map, Softcover, WV-0014, $20.00

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With approximately 275 surnames indexed, most of the wills in this publication are packed with history. The information was compiled from various sources including:
  • West Virginia Department of Archives & History
  • S.S. Tuckwiller Private Research
  • Old Marriage Records
These wills almost tell a story and provide an insight into the person writing them. Some wills include handwriting samples.

Example

James H. Bowen, Greenbrier County, VA
Give to his wife, Nancy, part of the land on which "I live" during her life, and then to the children of my son, Allen Bowen. Gave to a daughter, Jane Pollock's children 1,600 acres of land. He gave to the children of son, Allen the land on which he lives, the Burr Farm, and all the land on east side of the river. He gave to Peggy Bright's (daughter) children, 16 acres with the Wooley factory .... Continues with more heirs.

 

Surnames Included in This Publication

ADAIR ALDERSON ALEXANDER ANDERSON ANDRECHS ARBAUGH ARBUCKLE ARGABRITE ARMSTRONG ARNOLD ATTLEE

BAILEY BALLENGER BALLEWS BEARD BEAZLEY BEDFORD BENNETT BLACK BLAKE BOGGS BOWEN BOWMAN BOWYER BOWYERS BRIGHT BROWN* BRYANT BUNGER BURNS BURR BUTLER BUTT

CAHOON CALLISON CAMPBELL CARAWAY CART CARY CHAPMAN CHRIST CHRISTAL CLARK CLAYPOOL CLINEBELL COALTER COCKBURN COCKE COFFMAN COLE COLLISON COMBS COMER CONNER COOK CORRELL COTTLE COULTER CRAIG CRANE CRAWFORD CREEK CREIGH CURTNER CUTLIP

DANGERFIELD DARING DAVIS DICKSON DOLAN DORMAN DUNBAR DUNN

EDGAR ELLIOTT ERSKINE ERVIN ERWIN ESTILE ETHEL

FEAMSTER FLESHMAN FOX FRAZER FRAZURE FRY FRYER

GABBERT GARDINER GARTTAN GEE GEORGE GILLILAN GRANT GRATTAN GRATTON GREEN GREGORY GWINN

HACKMAN HAMILTON HANDELY HANNA HANNA HAPTONSTALL HARFORD HARRAH HASE HAWVER HEDRICK HEFNER HENDERSON HENNING HESS HICKMAN HINKLE HIRONS HOBBLE HOOVER HUFFMAN HUGHART HUMPHREY HUMPHREYS HUNTER HUTCHISON HUTSONPILLER HYDE

JACKSON JAMES JARRETT JAZE JOHNSTON JONES

KEARNS KESLER KILPATRICK KINCAID KIRKPATRICK KNAPP KNIGHT

LEWIS LING LINSON LIPPS LIVESAY LOCKHART LONGENOCKER LUDINGTON

MARA MASHBARGER MASSEY MASTERS MATHEWS MATTICS MAYS MENNIS MILLER MOOREHEAD MOREHEAD MORGAN MORRIS MORRISON MORROW MOYERS MURLEY MYARS MYERS MYLES

MCCALLISTER MCCLENAHAN MCCLENECHAN MCCLINTIC MCCLINTICK MCCLUNG MCCLURE MCCOY MCDOWELL MCFERREN MCGLUNG MCMILLION MCNEIL

NEAL NEUNELLY NEWTON NICHOLAS NORTH

O’NEALE OSBORN

PARKINS PATTERSON PATTONS PEEBLES PERKINS PIERCY PIERCY PINNELL POPE PRESTON PUCKET

RADER RAINEY RAMBO READER REID RENICK REYNOLDS RHODES RICHARD RICHESON RICHMAN RIDER RIFFE ROBINSON RODGER RODGERS ROOKSTOOL RUSSELL

SAMMONS SCOTT SEVEY SHANKLIN SHOALS SHUCK SITHEE SMITH SNEAD SPOTTS STALNKAER STEPHEN STEVENSON STUART SUITER SULLIVAN SURBAUGH SURBAUGHT SYDENSTRICKER

THOMPSON TINCHER TUCKWILLER TURPEN

VANANSDAL VANOSDOL VENABLE VINEY

WAGGONER WALKUP WALLACE WALTON WARNER WARREN WATTS WELCH WESTFALL WETHERED WHITE WILLEY WILLIAMS WILLIAMSON WILSON WITHROW WOODS WYLIE

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