ERIC HEDRICK RESEARCH

HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS FROM PENDLETON CO., VA (WV) PROBATE DOCUMENTS

Original probate records may include many important clues for a researcher. These documents may include: date and place of death, name of spouse, names of children and possibly birth order, children’s spouses, grandchildren, locations of property and names of neighbors, indications of occupation and wealth, siblings or even parents. Especially valuable on these original records are original signatures or signature marks which can help to differentiate between men of the same or similar names. The signatures and marks can also be used to assist and positively identify the date and vessel of arrival of an immigrant in this country.

This series of CDs by Eric Hedrick contains high quality images of original documents, not images of the recordings. These discs contain probate records which are found in the courthouse in Franklin, WV. A complete table of contents is included on each disc. Many of the surnames found in the index use a standardized spelling to help with identification. The spelling of those surnames may vary greatly in the documents.

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DISC 1 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS 
John Botkin Sr. [Bodkin] (ca. 1791)
John Boyd (ca. 1791)
Henry Buzzard (ca. 1791)
George Cowger (ca. 1788)
Thomas Douglass (ca. 1793)
Adam Loch [Lough] (ca. 1790)
Eve Luts (ca. 1792)
Mathias Miller (ca. 1793)
John Michael Probst [Propst] (ca. 1789)
Lewis Waggoner (ca. 1790)
Christian Wetsall (ca. 1793)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 1

Armstrong, Bargerhuf [Bargerhoof, Bargerhoff], Bennet, Bland, Botkin, Boyd, Brown, Burnet, Buzard, Buzzard, Catro [Petro?], Cherry, Coil, Conrad, Cowger, Cuningham, Davis, Deis [Dice], Divrix [Devericks], Dolley, Dolly, Douglass, Duffield, Dunkel [Dunkle], Dyer, Eckart, Ekert, Erwin, Farrel, Ferrel, Fisher, Gaughols, Gragg, Hamilton, Harmon [Harman], Henkel, Henkle, Hicks, Hiner, Hinkle, Hoffman, Hoover, Hubeber [Hoover], Hull, Huver [Hoover], Loch [Lough], Lough, Janes, Johnson, Jones, Jordan, Lowder, Lowther, Mallo [Mallow], McCoy, McCray, M'Coy, Millar [Miller], Miller, Millern [Miller], Minnes, Mishler, Mitchel, Moreton [Morton], Morres, Moser, Nagely, Neal, Nelson, Pasche [Bashe, Bush], Patton, Peterson, Phares, Pilingrs?, Poage, Probst [Propst], Props, Rexroth [Rexrode, Rexroad], Richardson?, Rood [Root], Roy, Shaul [Shall], Shull, Simmons, Sinet [Sinnett], Smith, Somersall, Stein [Stone], Strahly, Straley, Summerfield, Teter, Vinniman [Veneman], Waggoner, Wagner [Waggoner], Walker, Ward, Westfall, Wetsall, Wilkinson, Willson, Wilson, Wise, Wolf, Wood.


DISC 2 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS
William Clifton (ca. 1796)
George Coil (ca. 1794)
George Dice (ca. 1795)
George Evick (ca. 1795)
William Gragg (ca. 1795)
Justus Henkle (ca. 1794)
John Morral (ca. 1795)
Henry Seybert (ca. 1795)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 2

Allen, Arbach, Arbaugh, Arboch, Baker, Baxter, Bennet, Bland, Bomgardner [Bumgardner], Bragg, Burnett, Buzzard, Capito, Carr, Cattrmon [Ketterman], Caunrot [Conrad], Clifton, Coberly, Coil, Collet, Connell, Conrad, Cook, Cookholls [Gougles, Kuchholtz?], Coyle, Craig, Cunningham, Davis, Dice, Dis [Dice], Dunkel, Dunkle, Dyer, Earbach, Earbaugh, Earbough, Erbach, Erbagh, Erbaugh, Evick, Farrel, Field, Fisher, Fleisher, Geil [Coil], George, Gragg, Gum, Hamilton, Hanniss [Harriss?, Harniss?], Harms, Harper, Harpole, Hartman, Haun? [Hawn?], Hedrick, Henkle, Herber [Harper], Herbold [Harpole], Herring, Hindman, Hopkins, Hovel [Howel?], Hull, Janban?, Janes, Johnson, Judy, Lewis, Ketterman, Kunrad [Conrad], Landes, Lemly, Ligget, Louther, Mallo [Mallow], McCauly?, McCoy, M'Clure, McMahan, M'Coy, Millar, Miller, Minnes, Minniss, Mitchel, Morral, Moser, Mouse, Nelson, Orbaugh, Parsons, Paterson, Patterson, Pattison, Patton, Pendleton, Peninger, Penninger, Peterson, Pieacon?, Phares, Poage, Probts [Propst], Pup? [Puh?, Pus?], Reed, Roleman, Rollman, Root, Roulman, Roy, Ruhlman, Seybert, Shall, Shaul, Shaup [Shobe?], Sheplar, Skidmore, Smith, Streeva [Streava, Streva], Summerfeild [Summerfield], Teter, Thompson, Turner, Waggoner, Waldron, Warner, Waugh, Welton, Westfall, Wilson, Wohfz? [Woolf], Wolfe, Woolf.


DISC 3 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS
Christopher Eye (ca. 1797)
Michael Fiesel (ca. 1796)
Conrad Fleisher (ca. 1797)
Isaac Johns (ca. 1797)
Martin Life (ca. 1797)
John Link (ca. 1796)
John McCoy Sr. (ca. 1797)
Peter Moyers (ca. 1795)
Samuel Richards (ca. 1798)
Frederick Smith (ca. 1796)
Henry Smith (ca. 1796)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 3

Allen, Amick [Emich], Armstrong, Awe, Bainger [Penninger], Barierhooff [Bargerhoff, Bargerhoof], Beinnger [Penninger], Bennegor [Penninger], Berret, Blagg, Botkin, Burnett, Bush, Capoto [Capito], Clifton, Cock, Collet, Conrad, Conrod [Conrad], Cook, Cowger, Cox, Cromatt, Crommet [Crummet], Cromott [Crummet], Davis, Devericks, Deyer [Dyer], Douglass, Dyer, Ecert, Echart, Eker, Erbach, Ervin, Eye, Feasel, Fiesel, Fischer, Fisher, Fleisher, Flesher, Gamble, George, Grock [Grogg], Guthre [Guthrie], Hamilton, Hammer, Harholt, Harhott, Harold, Harper, Hartman, Henkle, Herper, Highword, Hiner, Hiser, Hoffman, Hoffmann, Hoover, Hopkins, Hover [Hoover], Howel, Howl [Howell], Huffman, Hull, Huver [Hoover], Janes, Johns, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Jordan, Kellar, Keller, Kelly, Kisling?, Lancz [Lantz], Lewis, Life, Link, Louther, Mayer?, McCoy, M'Coy, Michael, Mick, Miller, M'Koy, Moates, Morral, Morten, Mowry [Mowery], Moyers, Mullenux [Mullenax], Nelson, Nesselrodt, Parker, Parrett, Parrot, Peniger [Penninger], Pharace [Phares], Props [Propst], Redmand, [Redman] Rexroad, Richards, Rixrod [Rexroad], Roleman, Rollman, Roolman, Roulman [Ruleman], Ruhlman, Ruleman, Rulman, Seibert [Seybert ], Sheets, Simmon, Simmons, Simon [Simmons], Sims, Skitmore [Skidmore], Smith, Snider, Snyder, Spinner, Stewart, Stone, Stut, Sweet, Thompson, Tonny?, Vandeventer, Vandevinter, Vanemen, Varner, Vend [Vint], Wager [Wagner], Wagge [Waggy], Walker, Ward, Wardner [Warner], Warner, Wees [Weese], Weese, Weton [Wheaton], Wiett [Wyatt], Willfong [Wilfong], Wilson, Wooder [Wooten?], Wooten, Word, Worner [Warner].


DISC 4 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS
John Blizard (ca. 1799)
Matthias Dice (ca. 1799)
Richard Harms (ca. 1799)
Philip Harper (ca. 1793)
Stephen Miller (ca. 1799)
James Pringle (ca. 1800)
Joseph Roy (ca. 1798)
John Snyder (ca. 1798)
George Teter (ca. 1798)
Christian Waggoner (ca. 1798)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 4

Arbgast [Arbogast], Arbogast, Bennett, Blizard [Blizzard], Brown, Bunett [Burnett], Burnett, Capito, Clifton, Conrad, Coonrad, Cow, Cowger, Cromatt [Crummett], Cunnicom [Cunningham], Daggs, Dags [Daggs], Davis, Dean, Dice, Dickenson, Dolley [Dolly], Drace [Drais], Dunkle, Dyar, Dyer, Eamick [Emich, Amick], Echart [Eckard, Eckert], Eckert, Erbach, Eye, Feasel, Fisher, Fleisher, Fowlar [Fowler], Fox, Full, Gandy, Gragg, Groce, Hammen [aka Hammer], Harms, Harold, Harper, Hays, Heavner, Hedrick, Helmick, Henkle, Herper [Harper], Hevinor [Heavner], Highdy, Hiser, Holilton, Hoover, Hoselton, Hotom [Hodom, Hodam], House, How [Eye], Hull, Huver [Hoover], Jackson, Janes, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Jonson [Johnson], Judy, Kann [Conn, Cann], Keistar [Keister], Keister, Kester [Keister], Kiester, Kisling, Kismore [Keysemore, Kisamore], Krommet [Crummett], Lance [Lantz], Leance [Lantz], Leaterson [Lederson?], Lee, Life, Maus [Mouse], McCoy, M'Coy, Mefford, Meglockin [McGloughlin], Michael, Michel [Michael], Millar [Miller], Miller, Mischler [Mitchell], Mitchel, Mitchell, M'Kinney, Morrel [Morral], Moser, Mouse, Mumford, Nelson, Nicholas, Nisely [Knicely, Nicely], Oliver, Ours, Peck, Pendleton, Pfaffabrger [Puffenbarger], Phares, Pringle, Props [Propst], Puffenburg, Puffinberg [Puffenbarger], Pup, Reed, Rexroad, Rigelman [Riggleman], Robennit [Robinett], Roleman, Roy, Roye [Roy], Ruhlman [Roleman, Ruleman, Rollman], Ruleman, Rulman [Ruhlman, Roleman], Schneider [Snyder], Schneiyder [Snyder], Schneyder, Schnyder [Snider, Snyder], Sharpe, Shrood, Simmons, Simon [Simmons], Simons, Simpson, Skidmore, Smith, Snider, Snyder, Standly, Strevi, Stroter, Stump, Teter, Toops, Trumbo, Turnbull, Vance, Vandeven [Vandevender], Varner, Wagge [Waggy], Waggonar [Waggoner, Wagner], Waggoner, Waggonner, Waldram [Waldron], Walker, Ward, Warner, Watson, Whateman, White, Whiteman, Whitemare, Whitman, Wiet [Wyatt], Wilfong, Willfong, Wimer, Winebright, Wood, Yeager.


DISC 5 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS
Charles Botkin [Bodkin] (ca. 1800)
Johan Clifton (ca. 1788)
Hezekiah Daggs (ca. 1801)
John Dunkle (ca. 1801)
George Hammer [Hammen]* (ca. 1801)
*Original name has been proven to be Hammen.
Peter Moyers Jr. (ca. 1799)
Zachariah Rexrode (ca. 1798)
Isaac Teter (ca. 1800)
John Warner (ca. 1800)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 5

Allen, Arbaugh, Baker, Baniger [Penninger], Baninger [Penninger], Barrot [Barret], Bash [Bush, Pausch], Bavington, Benaths?, Bird, Blizzard, Botkin, Burnett, Burrows, Capito, Capitoe, Caplinger [Keplinger], Cliffton, Clifton, Coile [Kile], Coeper [Cooper], Colap, Colep, Collet, Conrad, Conrod [Conrad], Coonrod [Conrad], Cow, Cowgar, Cravens, Cravin, Cuningham, Cunnigham [Cunningham], Cunningham, Daggs, Davis, Dunkle, Dyer, Eamick [Amick, Emick, Emich, Emig, Emigh], Eaton, Ewick [Evick], Ecort [Eckert], Evans, Evins [Evans], Fischer [Fisher], Fisher, Fleisher, Friend, Gaither, Gall, Gater [Gaither], Geanes [Janes], Gisman [Gismore, Keysemore, Kisamore], Gougolz [Cookholtz], Gragg, Grose [Groce], Groushare, Gum, Guther, Hamer [Hammer], Hammen, Hammer, Harman, Harpole, Heaner [Hainer?], Hedrick, Henkle [Hinkle], Herring, Hevinor [Heavner, Heavener], Hicks, Hinkel [Hinkle], Hinkle, Hoover, Hopkins, How [Au, Eye], Hull, Huvar [Hoover], Huver [Hoover], Johnes, Johnston, Jones, Jordan, Judy, Kee, Keey, Keller, Louther, Mallo [Mallow], McClurr [McClure], McCoy, M'Coy, Mennes [Minness], Michael, Michal [Michael], Miller, Minnes [Minness, Minnis], Mishler [Mitchell], Morgon, Morral, Moser, Nicholas, Nisely [Knicely, Kniceley], Parret, Parrett, Pasche [Bash, Bush], Paush [Bash, Bush], Peninger [Penninger], Props [Propst], Propst, Rexrade [Rexrode], Rexroad, Rexrode, Roalman [Ruhlman], Roberts, Roleman [Ruleman], Rowlman [Ruleman], Ruhlman [Ruleman], Ruleman, Schroeter [Schrader], Schwertli [Swadley], Seagafuse, Shnider [Snider], Shnither? [Snider], Shreader [Shrader], Shreder [Shrader], Shroeder [Shrader], Sicafuse [Zickafoose], Simon [Simmons], Simons, Simson, Skidmore, Smith, Smithe, Snider, Snither [Snider], Snyder, Stanly, Steel, Strother, Summers, Swadley, Teter, Tunapseed [Turnipseed aka Rubsamen], Vanemen, Vanimin [Vanemen], Vanniman [Vanemon], Vint, Warner, Wood.


DISC 6 - PROBATE DOCUMENTS
CONTENTS
Joseph Beethe (ca. 1801)
Samuel Burnett Sr. [Burnet] (ca. 1801)
William Janes (ca. 1801)
Thomas Miller (ca. 1801)
Frederick Probst [Props, Propst, Propts] (ca. 1801)
Frederick Thorn [Dorn, Torn] (ca. 1801)
John Turnipseed [Rübsamen] (ca. 1801)
Lewis Warnsturf (ca. 1801)
COMPLETE LIST OF NAMES FOUND ON DISC 6

Alkier [Alkire], Armentrout, Baker, Baldwin, Bargdoll [Bergdall, Bergdoll], Beethe, Benß? [Pence?], Blagg, Bleekynden [Blyckinden, Blickendon], Borow [Borrow, Borror?], Borrow [Borror?], Bowyers, Burbridge, Burnet, Burnett, Burnnett [Burnett], Burris, Can [Conn], Cann, Capito, Carpenter, Casner [Kesner], Coil [Kile], Coile [Kile], Conrad, Coonrod [Conrad], Corn, Cowgar [Cowger], Cromit [Crummett], Cuningham [Cunningham], Cunningham, Daggey [Dagy, Daggy], Daggs, Dagy [Daggy, Daggey], Davis, Dorn [Thorn], Dowdall, Drais [Trace], Dunkel [Dunkle], Dyar [Dyer], Dyer, Eamick [Emick], Erbach, Erwin, Fischer [Fisher], Fisher, Fleisher [Flesher], Flesher, Fox, Frushour [Frushaw], Fushauer [Frushaw], Gamble, Geil [Kile, Coile], Gragg, Green, Grunwalt [Greenwalt, Greenawalt], Grose [Gross, Groce], Gum, Hainer [Hiner], Haner, Harholt, Harper, Hedrick, Henkle [Hinkle], Herbold [Harpole, Harpool], Hevinor [Heavner, Hevener], Hiner, Hoff, Hofman [Hoffman, Huffman], Hotam, Hotter, Hotterman [Halterman], Hoover, Hopkins, How [Eye], Hull, Huvar [Hoover], Huver [Hoover], Janes, Johnson, Jones, Jordan, Judy, Kann [Conn], Kee, Keistar [Keister], Killingsworth, Killinsworth [Killingsworth], King, Knap, Loch [Lough], Louther, Malcom [Malcomb], Mallo [Mallow], Mallow, Malow [Mallow], May, McClewain [Mucklewaine], McCoy, McGlockin [McLaughlin], Meeker, Meglockin [McLaughlin], Miller, Mongold, Morral, Moser, Mouse, Parret [Parrett, Parrott], Parrit, Parsons, Paulsel, Peacock, Pence, Pirkey, Probst [Propst], Props [Propst], Propst, Propts [Propst], Prost [Propst], Reintzel, Rerboch [Rohrbach], Rexrode [Rexroad], Rimer, Rohrbach, Roleman [Ruhlman, Ruleman], Rübsamen [Turnipseed], Schonn, Schwertly [Swadley, Swadly], Seybert, Simmon [Simmons], Simon [Simmons], Simpson, Sinnet [Sinnett], Skidmore, Smith, Strader, Summers, Swadley, Swartley [Swadley], Teahart, Thorn, Torn [Thorn], Turnbull [Trimble], Turnipseed, Ward, Warnsturf, Wease, Weaver, Weiss, Weitmän [Whiteman], Wiens?, Wilson, Winebright [Waybright], Wood.

No Surname:

Becke, David, Luce, Lucy, Mille, Toney (probate of William Janes, ca. 1801).


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