Daniel Staley

A letter from Maybelle (Wilson) Church Klemm to the Blair Co., PA County Clerk to ask for records about Daniel Staley. Dear Sir: I am tracing the ancestry of DANIEL STALEY, or STAYLEY, and have from a Washington County paper, October 1867, the following: “Oct. 24, 1867, at the residence of Abraham Lamb, in Washington … [Read more…]

Alexander Nelson, Revolutionary Soldier

From the handwriting I believe that this was written by Mildred Whipple but am not 100% certain. Alexander Nelson, Revolutionary Soldier Grandfather of Jane C. McGee Born 1755-1799 Ensign in Smith Company, NC having enlisted July 1, 1777 Ensign Alexander Nelson enlisted in Smith’s Company on July 1, 1777, omitted Jan. 1778, mustered into 4th … [Read more…]