Posted By:Dan Cook
Subject:Re: James Thompson and Sarah Gartin
Post Date:December 19, 2004 at 18:23:01
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Forum:Monroe County, WV Genealogy Forum
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<<I'm researching the following Monroe Co., Va (now WV) surnames: DUNN, MADDY, KESSINGER, HARVEY, MILLER>>

I don't have this particular couple in my base, however I do have these families in Monroe Co., and I'm a Thompson descendant. My Gr grandfather a grandson of Polly (Thompson) Riner was born during the Civil War in Indiana and all his older siblings were born in Monroe Co. and younger ones were born in Fayette Co., West Virginia. Perhaps they stayed with Thompson relatives during the Civil War?
Dan Cook