Susanna Catherine Wildfang1

F, b. circa July 1753
RelationshipGranddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Susanna Catherine Wildfang was born circa July 1753 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of George Michael Wildfang and Sophia Catarina Veitheim.1 Susanna Catherine Wildfang was baptized on 28 August 1753 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania.1
Last Edited1 Jul 2007
Father*George Michael Wildfang1 b. c 1722, d. bt 1807 - 1808
Mother*Sophia Catarina Veitheim1 b. c 1728, d. 1814

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 89.

John Wilfong1

M, b. circa 1792, d. 1814
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     John Wilfong was born circa 1792.1 He was the son of Henry Wilfong and Mary Elizabeth Simmons.1 John Wilfong married Catherine (?) circa 1812.1 John Wilfong died in 1814.1
Last Edited1 Jul 2007
Father*Henry Wilfong1 b. 1766, d. bt 1840 - 1843
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Simmons1 b. c 1771, d. bt 1820 - 1830

Child of John Wilfong and Catherine (?)

     John Wilfong left a will in 1814 in Preston, West Virginia; John filed a will in 1814, the year of his death, at the age of 22.2

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.
  2. [S479] CD520 Genealogical Records, Early West Virginia Settlers, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Genealogies, MyFamily.com, Inc., West Virginia Real Estate Settlements
    Wilfong, John, Will, 1814. Dev.:
    Catherine, wife; Henry, father, Esabeth, child.

Catherine (?)1,2

F, b. circa 1793
     Catherine (?) was born circa 1793.2 She married John Wilfong, son of Henry Wilfong and Mary Elizabeth Simmons, circa 1812.2
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Child of Catherine (?) and John Wilfong

Citations

  1. Her surname is possibly Propst; Naomi Wilfong says Simmons.
  2. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.

Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong1

F, b. 1813
Relationship2nd great-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong was born in 1813.1 She was the daughter of John Wilfong and Catherine (?)1 Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong married Andrew Simmons on 6 February 1835.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*John Wilfong1 b. c 1792, d. 1814
Mother*Catherine (?)1 b. c 1793

Family: Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong and Andrew Simmons

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.

Andrew Simmons1

M, b. 1811, d. 1 September 1875
     Andrew Simmons was born in 1811.1 He married Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong, daughter of John Wilfong and Catherine (?), on 6 February 1835.1 Andrew Simmons died on 1 September 1875.1
Last Edited29 Nov 2004

Family: Andrew Simmons and Sarah Elizabeth Wilfong

     Andrew Simmons lived in Brushy Fork (near Sugar Grove), West Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.

George Michael Wilfong1

M, b. 2 September 1793, d. 25 December 1871
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     George Michael Wilfong was born on 2 September 1793 in (West) Virginia.4,5,6,7 He was the son of Jacob Wilfong Sr. and Mary McCorkle.2,3 George Michael Wilfong married Mary Margaret McGlaughlin, daughter of Major Daniel McGlaughlin and Rebecca Cleek, on 10 May 1827 in Bath, Virginia.4,3 George Michael Wilfong died on 25 December 1871 in Pocahontas, West Virginia, at age 78.3
Last Edited5 May 2016
Father*Jacob Wilfong Sr.2,3 b. bt 1760 - 1761, d. c May 1838
Mother*Mary McCorkle3 b. c 1762, d. a 2 Sep 1793

Children of George Michael Wilfong and Mary Margaret McGlaughlin

     George Michael Wilfong was also known as Mickael Wilfong.8

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 380.
  2. [S1732] Ancestry.com: West Virginia Estate Settlements, p. 146, Pendleton County
    Wilfong, Jacob, Will, August 7, 1834, Dev.: Reginia, wife; Elizabeth, Polly, Sally, Susannah, Amanda, Catherina, daus; Henry, George, John, Adam, Jacob, Noah, Abel, Eli, Zebulan, sons.
  3. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p.380.
  4. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, September 13, 1850, HH#280-280
    Wilfong, George M., 57, wheelwright, VA
    Margaret, 55, VA
    Henry, 23, VA
    Wm G., 24, VA
    Jacob, 18, VA
    John M. L., 16, VA.
  5. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, George M Wilfong
    United States Census, 1850

    Name     George M Wilfong
    Event Type     Census
    Event Year     1850
    Event Place     Pocahontas county, part of, Pocahontas, Virginia, United States
    Gender     Male
    Age     57
    Race     White
    Birth Year (Estimated)     1793
    Birthplace     Virginia
    House Number     280

    George M Wilfong          M     57     Virginia
    Margaret Wilfong          F     55     Virginia
    Henry Wilfong          M     23     Virginia
    Wm G Wilfong          M     21     Virginia
    Jacob Wilfong          M     18     Virginia
    John M L Wilfong          M     16     Virginia

    CITING THIS RECORD

    "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DV-58S : accessed 5 May 2016), George M Wilfong, Pocahontas county, part of, Pocahontas, Virginia, United States; citing family 280, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  6. [S902] Census: 1870 Pocahontas, West Virginia, Green Bank, Meade, August 27, 1870, HH#133-139
    Wilfong, Geo. M., 77, wheelwright and farmer, VA
    Margaret, 75, keeping house and midwife, VA
    Daniel, 49, farmer, VA
    Nancy H., 51, keeping house, VA
    George H, 19, works on farm, VA
    Cathrine J., 14, with parents, VA
    Elisabeth A., 10, with parents, VA.
  7. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p.380.
  8. [S479] CD520 Genealogical Records, Early West Virginia Settlers, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Genealogies, MyFamily.com, Inc., West Virginia Real Estate Settlements
    Wilfong, Henry, Will, 1-9-1838. Dev.:
    Mary, wife; Henry, Jacob, Mickael, Daniel, Eli, Joseph, George, sons; others.
  9. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, September 13, 1850, HH#279-279
    [next door to George M. Wilfong, presumably his father]
    Wilfong, Daniel, 28, farmer, VA
    Nancy, 27, VA.

Jacob Wilfong1

M, b. 1801, d. after 1870
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Jacob Wilfong was born in 1801 in Pendleton, West Virginia.3,4,5,1 He was the son of Henry Wilfong and Mary Elizabeth Simmons.2,1 Jacob Wilfong married Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong, daughter of Jacob Wilfong Sr. and Regina Elizabeth Varner, on 21 August 1819 in Pendleton, West Virginia.1 Jacob Wilfong married Margaret Ervine on 3 October 1867 in Pocahontas, West Virginia.6 Jacob Wilfong died after 1870 in West Virginia.5,1
Last Edited4 Mar 2009
Father*Henry Wilfong2,1 b. 1766, d. bt 1840 - 1843
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Simmons1 b. c 1771, d. bt 1820 - 1830

Children of Jacob Wilfong and Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong

Family: Jacob Wilfong and Margaret Ervine

     Jacob was killed by a shot while working in his corn field.1

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.
  2. [S1732] Ancestry.com: West Virginia Estate Settlements, Wilfong, Henry, Will, January 9, 1838, Dev.: Mary, wife; Henry, Jacob, Mickael, Daniel, Eli, Joseph, George, sons; others.
  3. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, HH#442-443
    Wilfong, Jacob, 48, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 51, VA
    Manasa, 20, VA
    Mary, 29, VA
    Sarah A., 24, VA
    Benjamin, 18, VA
    Emanuel, 14, VA
    Neomi [Naoma?], 13, VA
    Christiana, 10, VA
    Levi, 7, VA
    Jacob J., 2, VA.
  4. [S587] Census: 1860 Pocahontas, Virginia, Traveller's Repose, August 15, 1860, HH#527-485
    Wilfong, Jacob, 59, farmer, VA
    Marg't, 60, VA
    Mary, 40, VA
    Sally A., 32, VA
    Emanuel, 25, VA
    Levi, 16, VA
    Christiana, 19, VA
    Jacob J., 12, VA.
  5. [S902] Census: 1870 Pocahontas, West Virginia, Meade Township, Greenbank, Traveller's Repose, August 20, 1870, HH#82-85
    Wilfong, Benjamin, 36, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 34, keeping house, VA
    Nancy E., 16, VA
    Noah E., 14, VA
    James E., 12, VA
    Jacob, 70, farmer, VA
    Mary, 50, weaver, VA
    Sarah A, housekeeper, 39, VA
    Levi, 26, farmer, VA.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 35, October 3, 1867 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia
    Wilfong, Jacob, 66, widow, b. Pendleton County, West Virginia, resides Pocahontas County, West Virginia, s/o Henry & Elizabeth Wilfong
    Phillips, Margaret, 40, widow, b. Pocahontas County, West Virginia, resides Pocahontas County, West Virginia, d/o Edward & ? Ervine.
  7. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 380, Descendants of Jacob Wilfong, Sr.
  8. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, HH#442-443
    Wilfong, Jacob, 48, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 51, VA
    Manasa, 20, VA
    Mary, 38, VA
    Sarah A., 24, VA
    Benjamin, 18, VA
    Emanuel, 14, VA
    Neomi [Naoma?], 13, VA
    Christiana, 10, VA
    Levi, 7, VA
    Jacob J., 2, VA.

Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong1

F, b. 1799, d. before 1867
RelationshipGreat-granddaughter of Johannes Wildfang [Sr.]
     Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong was born in 1799 in Virginia.3,4,1 She was the daughter of Jacob Wilfong Sr. and Regina Elizabeth Varner.2,1 Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong married Jacob Wilfong, son of Henry Wilfong and Mary Elizabeth Simmons, on 21 August 1819 in Pendleton, West Virginia.5 Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong died before 1867 in Pocahontas, West Virginia.6,1
Last Edited23 Feb 2013
Father*Jacob Wilfong Sr.2,1 b. bt 1760 - 1761, d. c May 1838
Mother*Regina Elizabeth Varner1 b. 1774, d. c Feb 1844

Children of Mary Margaret "Polly" Wilfong and Jacob Wilfong

Citations

  1. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p.381.
  2. [S1732] Ancestry.com: West Virginia Estate Settlements, p. 146, Pendleton County
    Wilfong, Jacob, Will, August 7, 1834, Dev.: Reginia, wife; Elizabeth, Polly, Sally, Susannah, Amanda, Catherina, daus; Henry, George, John, Adam, Jacob, Noah, Abel, Eli, Zebulan, sons.
  3. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, HH#442-443
    Wilfong, Jacob, 48, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 51, VA
    Manasa, 20, VA
    Mary, 29, VA
    Sarah A., 24, VA
    Benjamin, 18, VA
    Emanuel, 14, VA
    Neomi [Naoma?], 13, VA
    Christiana, 10, VA
    Levi, 7, VA
    Jacob J., 2, VA.
  4. [S587] Census: 1860 Pocahontas, Virginia, Traveller's Repose, August 15, 1860, HH#527-485
    Wilfong, Jacob, 59, farmer, VA
    Marg't, 60, VA
    Mary, 40, VA
    Sally A., 32, VA
    Emanuel, 25, VA
    Levi, 16, VA
    Christiana, 19, VA
    Jacob J., 12, VA.
  5. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 415.
  6. [S902] Census: 1870 Pocahontas, West Virginia, Meade Township, Greenbank, Traveller's Repose, August 20, 1870, HH#82-85
    Wilfong, Benjamin, 36, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 34, keeping house, VA
    Nancy E., 16, VA
    Noah E., 14, VA
    James E., 12, VA
    Jacob, 70, farmer, VA
    Mary, 50, weaver, VA
    Sarah A, housekeeper, 39, VA
    Levi, 26, farmer, VA.
  7. [S46] Book: "The Wilfong Family of North America", by Terence Roy Kidd, p. 380, Descendants of Jacob Wilfong, Sr.
  8. [S586] Census: 1850 Pocahontas, Virginia, District 47, HH#442-443
    Wilfong, Jacob, 48, farmer, VA
    Margaret, 51, VA
    Manasa, 20, VA
    Mary, 38, VA
    Sarah A., 24, VA
    Benjamin, 18, VA
    Emanuel, 14, VA
    Neomi [Naoma?], 13, VA
    Christiana, 10, VA
    Levi, 7, VA
    Jacob J., 2, VA.