Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: West Virginia: Preston County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Mrs. Margaret Riggs of Preston Co, W. V.
Posted by: Patti Vahary Date: September 07, 2000 at 06:25:23
  of 1448

I am looking for the family of Mrs. Margaret Riggs who lived in Rowlesburg, Preston Co., West Virginia.
Mrs. Riggs filed a affidavit which was found in my GG Grandfather Jasper Dawson's pension records from the Civil War dated 1903. Mrs. Riggs claimed to have been Jasper Dawson's cousin and lived nearby his parents while Jasper grew up. Jasper Dawson was born in Maryland. So I am hoping if I can trace back Margaret Riggs perhaps I can find who Jasper Dawson's parents might have been. Suspect the Dawson family may have been in Allegeny County which is not far from Preston Co., W.V.


Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/wv/preston/messages/155.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network