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Beacon Flashes – August 3, 1900

The following items appeared in the Roanoke Beacon newspaper in the “Beacon Flashes” section.

  • Mrs. C.A. MOORE and children left on Tuesday last for Ocracoke.
  • Mr. and Mrs. L.L. OWENS returned home from Nag’s Head on Wednesday.
  • Mr. Antone MARRINER, of Mackey’s Ferry, made our office a call while in town this week.
  • Little Miss Helen PATTERSON, of Wilson, is here again, visiting her aunt, Mrs. A.L. WILLIFORD.
  • Mr. C.D. LOANE and family left Monday for Hatteras, where Mr. LOANE is engaged in the milling business.
  • Mr. A.L. BRATTEN, who holds a position with the Basnight Lumber Co., Tunis, N.C., is at home this week.
  • Our sympathies are with Mrs. Jos. TUCKER who had the misfortune to fall and break a sinew in her foot last week.
  • We sympathize with Mrs. J.L. SAVAGE who met with the misfortune to fall out of doors on Tuesday and sprain her arm.
  • Mr. T.T. GARDNER and family returned home on Tuesday evening from a two week’s sojourn by the sea-side at Ocracoke.
  • Mr. T.J. NORMAN has moved his family to Edenton.  We regret to give this family up, but commend them to the good people of Edenton. 
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WCGS Newsletter – Volume 1, No. 1 (March 1990)

Taneya | May 28, 2012 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

This weekend I was quite fortunate to receive a collection of back issues of the newsletters of the Washington County Genealogical Society! The group includes the first issue in March 1990 – November 1994.

Over the next several months I’ll be scanning them to add to the current online collection.  For now, here is the 1st issue. 

Contents in this issue include:

  • 1897 marriage license of William JONES and Ione PEACOCK
  • Family group sheet for William G. JONES and Theresa Ione PEACOCK
  • family group picture that includes William Gabriel JONES, T. Ione PEACOCK and others (Spruill, Marriner, and other Peacock family members)
  • Listing for Furlough Cemetery in Lees Mill Township 
  • Obituary for Sallie Ann CARKEET

WCGS News – March 1990 (Volume 1, No. 1)

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