Ann Prickett1

F
     Ann Prickett married John Dragoo.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Child of Ann Prickett and John Dragoo

Citations

  1. [S143] Ancestry.com: Henry and Nancy Dragoo Boggess Lines, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi

Henry Boggess1

M, b. circa 1842
     Henry Boggess was born circa 1842 in Virginia.1,2,3 He was the son of John Lindsay Boggess and Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles.1
Last Edited23 Jan 2011
Father*John Lindsay Boggess1 b. 14 Apr 1815, d. 27 Mar 1879
Mother*Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles1 b. c 1816, d. 1890

Citations

  1. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia.
  2. [S130] Census: 1860 U.S. Federal, Upshur County.
  3. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 14, 1860, HH#888-895
    Boggess, John L., 46, farmer, VA
    Eliza, 43, wife, VA
    Cecelia, 19, domestic, VA
    Henry, 17, farming, VA
    Nancy, 14, VA
    Thomas, 12, VA
    Mary E., 10, VA
    Haymond, 5, VA.

Nancy Boggess1

F, b. circa 1845
     Nancy Boggess was born circa 1845 in Virginia.1,2,3 She was the daughter of John Lindsay Boggess and Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles.1
Last Edited23 Jan 2011
Father*John Lindsay Boggess1 b. 14 Apr 1815, d. 27 Mar 1879
Mother*Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles1 b. c 1816, d. 1890

Citations

  1. [S130] Census: 1860 U.S. Federal, Upshur County.
  2. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia.
  3. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 14, 1860, HH#888-895
    Boggess, John L., 46, farmer, VA
    Eliza, 43, wife, VA
    Cecelia, 19, domestic, VA
    Henry, 17, farming, VA
    Nancy, 14, VA
    Thomas, 12, VA
    Mary E., 10, VA
    Haymond, 5, VA.

Thomas C. Boggess1,2,3

M, b. circa 1847
     Thomas C. Boggess was born circa 1847 in Virginia.4,2,5 He was the son of John Lindsay Boggess and Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles.4
Last Edited23 Jan 2011
Father*John Lindsay Boggess4 b. 14 Apr 1815, d. 27 Mar 1879
Mother*Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles4 b. c 1816, d. 1890

Citations

  1. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia, Thomas C. Boggess.
  2. [S130] Census: 1860 U.S. Federal, Upshur County.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia.
  4. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia.
  5. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 14, 1860, HH#888-895
    Boggess, John L., 46, farmer, VA
    Eliza, 43, wife, VA
    Cecelia, 19, domestic, VA
    Henry, 17, farming, VA
    Nancy, 14, VA
    Thomas, 12, VA
    Mary E., 10, VA
    Haymond, 5, VA.

Mary Elizabeth Boggess1

F, b. circa 1849
     Mary Elizabeth Boggess was born circa 1849 in Virginia.1,2,3 She was the daughter of John Lindsay Boggess and Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles.1
Last Edited23 Jan 2011
Father*John Lindsay Boggess1 b. 14 Apr 1815, d. 27 Mar 1879
Mother*Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles1 b. c 1816, d. 1890

Citations

  1. [S130] Census: 1860 U.S. Federal, Upshur County.
  2. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia.
  3. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 14, 1860, HH#888-895
    Boggess, John L., 46, farmer, VA
    Eliza, 43, wife, VA
    Cecelia, 19, domestic, VA
    Henry, 17, farming, VA
    Nancy, 14, VA
    Thomas, 12, VA
    Mary E., 10, VA
    Haymond, 5, VA.

Haymond Boggess1

M, b. circa 1854
     Haymond Boggess was born circa 1854 in Virginia.1,2,3 He was the son of John Lindsay Boggess and Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles.1
Last Edited23 Jan 2011
Father*John Lindsay Boggess1 b. 14 Apr 1815, d. 27 Mar 1879
Mother*Delilah (Delila or Eliza) Boyles1 b. c 1816, d. 1890

Citations

  1. [S142] Census: 1850 Monongalia, Virginia.
  2. [S130] Census: 1860 U.S. Federal, Upshur County.
  3. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, Buckhannon, July 14, 1860, HH#888-895
    Boggess, John L., 46, farmer, VA
    Eliza, 43, wife, VA
    Cecelia, 19, domestic, VA
    Henry, 17, farming, VA
    Nancy, 14, VA
    Thomas, 12, VA
    Mary E., 10, VA
    Haymond, 5, VA.

Cecil Curtis Teets1

M, b. 3 October 1920, d. August 1995
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
Cecil Curtis Teets 1994
Cecil Curtis Teets in WWII Japan
     Cecil Curtis Teets was born on 3 October 1920 in West Virginia.3,4,5,6 He was the son of Jefferson "Jeff" Teets and Icie P. Shomo.2 Cecil Curtis Teets married Freda Ruby Harrah on 27 November 1948 in Charleston, Kanawha, West Virginia.7,8,9 Cecil Curtis Teets died in August 1995 at age 74.1 He was buried in August 1995 in St. Albans, West Virginia.1
Last Edited12 Apr 2012
Father*Jefferson "Jeff" Teets2 b. 25 Mar 1884, d. 9 Dec 1959
Mother*Icie P. Shomo2 b. 12 May 1889, d. 4 Feb 1961

Child of Cecil Curtis Teets and Freda Ruby Harrah

     Cecil Curtis Teets began military service on 19 October 1942 in Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia.6

Citations

  1. [S145] Marsha Karen Teets Humphreys:, email to John Teets, Subject: Emailing: Daddy in Japan, 12/19/2004.
  2. [S145] Marsha Karen Teets Humphreys:, email to John Teets, Subject: Teets Genealogy, 12/18/2004.
  3. [S155] Christopher Columbus "Jim" Teets" Diary: email from Les Carpenter to John Teets, Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004.
  4. [S220] Census: 1930 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 5, April 25, 1930, HH#249-250
    Teets, Jeff, 46, age at first marriage 30, WV WV WV
    wife Icie, 40, age at first marriage 24, WV WV WV
    daughter Pauline, 14, WV WV WV
    daughter Ruth, 13, WV WV WV
    son Harry, 11, WV WV WV
    son Cecil, 9, WV WV WV
    son Dempsey, 7, WV WV WV
    daughter Phyllis, 4 1/12, WV WV WV.
  5. [S2837] Census: 1940 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, Buckhannon District, May 23, 1940, HH#-419 Hampton
    Teets, Jeff, 56, married, 6, WV
    wife Icy, 51, married, 8, WV
    son Cecil, 19, 8, WV
    son Dempsey, 17, 6, WV
    daughter Phyllis, 14, 7, WV
    son Harry, 21, married, 6, WV.
  6. [S616] Ancestry.com: U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 Records, Name: Cecil C Teets
    Birth Year: 1920
    Race: White,
    citizen Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
    State: West Virginia
    Enlistment Date: 19 Oct 1942
    Enlistment State: West Virginia
    Enlistment City: Clarksburg
    Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
    Source: Civil Life Education: Grammar school
    Marital Status: Single, without dependents
    Height: 73
    Weight: 161.
  7. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 2227, November 27, 1948 in Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia
    Teets, Cecil Curtis, 28, b. Upshur County, West Virginia, resides Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia
    Harrah, Freda Ruby, 23, b. Fayette County, West Virginia, resides Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia.
  8. [S145] Marsha Karen Teets Humphreys:, email to John Teets, Re:, dated 1/2/2005.
  9. [S145] Marsha Karen Teets Humphreys:, email to John Teets, birthdates, dated 1/4/2005.

Adam Oliver Starks1,2

M, b. 4 September 1831, d. circa 1903
Adam Oliver Starks
     Adam Oliver Starks was born on 4 September 1831 in Philippi, Barbour, Virginia.4,5,6 He was the son of Samuel Starks and Eleanor Lough.3 Adam Oliver Starks married Susanah E. "Susan" Jones, daughter of Paschal Jones and Anna "Anne" Black, on 11 May 1856 in Braxton, West Virginia.1,7 Adam Oliver Starks married Hannah Catherine Sheffer, daughter of William Sheffer and Catherine Crum, after 1862.7 Adam Oliver Starks died circa 1903.7
Last Edited9 Sep 2005
Father*Samuel Starks3 d. bt 1840 - 1850
Mother*Eleanor Lough3 b. 1808

Children of Adam Oliver Starks and Susanah E. "Susan" Jones

Children of Adam Oliver Starks and Hannah Catherine Sheffer

     Adam Oliver Starks lived in Burnersville, Barbour, West Virginia.8 Grover Cleveland Teets' Aunt Hannah Lintz "Annie" Starks presented him with a family Bible, from which much of this family's information is recorded.9 Adam was a private, Co. A 18th Virginia Calvery; born 1831, enlisted 6/1/61-62 in Randolph County. Present as of 3/1/63. Captured at Oakland, Maryland, sent to Camp Chase, Ohio 8/24/63. Released from Camp Chase 1/6/64 after taking oath of allegiance and promising to remain loyal to the states during the war. Light complexion, light hair, auburn whiskers, blue eyes, 6' tall.

Adam signed his oath of discharge from the Office of Military Prisons. He was a POW at Camp Chase, Ohio on January 5, 1864.7

Citations

  1. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Teets Family Genealogy, 12/19/2004.
  2. [S149] Census: West Virginia Census, 1860-1890, Adam O. Starks, Barbour County, Philippi.
  3. [S146] Sally Starks, Ancestry.com post on Pennsylvania Counties Berks, subject Lough/Starks, dated 6/3/2004. Adam Starks, his parents Samuel Starks s/o John Starks, and his mother Eleanor Lough d/o Adam Lough s/o George Lough.
  4. [S26] FamilySearch.org Individual Record, Adam O. Starks.
  5. [S269] Ancestry.com: Message Board, Starks, Veronica (Smith?), Re: Adam Oliver Starks, 12/28/2004, and email to John Teets from Sally Starks, Found in Rootsweb message board, 2/15/2005.
  6. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Philippi, November 25, 1860, HH#1589-1589
    Adam O. Starks, 28, farmer, VA
    Susan, 31, VA
    John E., 4, VA
    Elizabeth A., 2, Va.
  7. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Lough's, 9/9/2005; Descendants of George Lough.
  8. [S269] Ancestry.com: Message Board, Starks, Veronica (Smith?), Re: Adam Oliver Starks, 12/28/2004, and email to John Teets from Sally Starks, Found in Rootsweb message board, 2/15/2005. From a Bible presented to Grover C. Teets by his Aunt "Annie" Hannah Lintz Starks.
  9. [S282] Veronica Smith, email to John Teets, notes from my grandma on family members, 2/19/2005.
  10. [S62] Wendy Andrus, email to John Teets, Teets Family Genealogy, 12/19/2004.
  11. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Adam O Starks 28, wife Susan 31, son John E 4, daughter Elizabeth A 2.
  12. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Starks, 12/22/2004.
  13. [S210] Genealogy.com: Teets Family Genealogy Forum, http://genforum.genealogy.com/zinn/messages/1234.html
  14. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, More of Adam's children, 2/16/2005.

Susanah E. "Susan" Jones1,2

F, b. 19 June 1829, d. 20 October 1913
Susan Jones Starks Wheeler
Susan Jones Starks Wheeler and her sister
     Susanah E. "Susan" Jones was born on 19 June 1829 in Rockingham, Virginia.1,4,5,6,2,7 She was the daughter of Paschal Jones and Anna "Anne" Black.3 Susanah E. "Susan" Jones married Adam Oliver Starks, son of Samuel Starks and Eleanor Lough, on 11 May 1856 in Braxton, West Virginia.8,9 Susanah E. "Susan" Jones married Abraham Wheeler after 1864.10,11 Susanah E. "Susan" Jones died on 20 October 1913 in Volga, Barbour, West Virginia, at age 84.12,1 She was buried after 20 October 1913 in Barbour, West Virginia.1
Last Edited18 Mar 2016
Father*Paschal Jones3 b. bt 1802 - 1805, d. Apr 1880
Mother*Anna "Anne" Black3 b. c 1807, d. 2 Feb 1891

Children of Susanah E. "Susan" Jones and Adam Oliver Starks

Family: Susanah E. "Susan" Jones and Abraham Wheeler

Citations

  1. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Susanah E "Susan" Jones Wheeler
    Birth:      Jun. 19, 1829
    Rockingham County
    Virginia, USA
    Death:      Oct. 20, 1913
    Braxton County
    West Virginia, USA

    Susan was the daughter of Paschal and Anna (Black) Jones and second wife of Abraham Wheeler.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Paschal Jones (1802 - 1880)
    Anna Black Jones (1807 - 1891)

    Spouse:
    Abraham Wheeler (1812 - 1887)*

    Children:
    John Worthington Wheeler (1851 - 1939)*

    Siblings:
    Susanah E Jones Wheeler (1829 - 1913)
    Hannah Jones (1838 - 1916)*
    Hettie Jones (1841 - 1920)*
    George W Jones (1848 - 1937)*

    *Calculated relationship

    Burial:
    Pleasant Grove Cemetery
    Barbour County
    West Virginia, USA

    Created by: Mark Robert Jones
    Record added: Jul 02, 2008
    Find A Grave Memorial# 27975951.
  2. [S218] Census: 1880 Barbour, West Virginia, Union, June 19 & 21, 1880, HH#164-164
    Wheeler, Abraham, 68, WV WV WV
    wife Susan E., 58, E VA E VA E VA
    daughter Sophia E., 44, WV WV WV
    son James F., 32, WV WV WV
    son Jno W., 28, WV WV WV
    daughter Starks, Elizabeth, 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Starks, Hanah, 19, WV WV WV
    son Jno Starks, 22, WV WV WV.
  3. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, R.e. Starks, 12/22/2004.
  4. [S26] FamilySearch.org Individual Record, Suzannah OR Susan Stark Jones.
  5. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, Paschal Jones
    in the 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:     Paschal Jones
    Age:     45
    Birth Year:     abt 1805
    Birthplace:     Virginia
    Home in 1850:     District 5, Barbour, Virginia, USA
    Gender:     Male
    Family Number:     900
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Paschal Jones     45
    Anna Jones     43
    Susan Jones     20
    Isaac Jones     18
    Elliott Jones     15
    John Jones     13
    Hannah Jones     12
    Hetta Jones     9
    David Jones     6
    George Jones     2

    Source Citation
    Year: 1850; Census Place: District 5, Barbour, Virginia; Roll: M432_935; Page: 68A; Image: 139
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  6. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Philippi, November 25, 1860, HH#1589-1589
    Adam O. Starks, 28, farmer, VA
    Susan, 31, VA
    John E., 4, VA
    Elizabeth A., 2, Va.
  7. [S362] Census: 1900 Barbour, West Virginia, Union, District 8, June 28, 1900, HH#260-265
    Wheeler, Susan, 69, Jun 1830, 69, widowed, 3 children, 3 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Starks, Hannah B., Jan 1861, 39, single, WV WV WV
    boarder Ward, Floyd L., Nov 1857, 42, WV WV WV.
  8. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Teets Family Genealogy, 12/19/2004.
  9. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Lough's, 9/9/2005; Descendants of George Lough.
  10. [S146] Sally Starks, email to John Teets, Starks, 12/22/2004.
  11. [S282] Veronica Smith, email to John Teets, notes from my grandma on family members, 2/19/2005.
  12. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 43, Susan Wheeler, age 84y 4m 1d, died October 20, 1913 in Volga, Barbour County, West Virginia. Informant W. W. Kerr, Physician.
  13. [S62] Wendy Andrus, email to John Teets, Teets Family Genealogy, 12/19/2004.
  14. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Adam O Starks 28, wife Susan 31, son John E 4, daughter Elizabeth A 2.

John Elliot Starks1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 7 February 1857, d. June 1932
The John Starks Family
     John Elliot Starks was born on 7 February 1857 in West Virginia.7,8,9 He was the son of Adam Oliver Starks and Susanah E. "Susan" Jones.1 John Elliot Starks married Julia A. Zinn, daughter of Alexander Zinn and Mary (?), on 6 October 1881 in Upshur, West Virginia.10 John Elliot Starks died in June 1932 at age 75.1
Last Edited5 Mar 2010
Father*Adam Oliver Starks1 b. 4 Sep 1831, d. c 1903
Mother*Susanah E. "Susan" Jones1 b. 19 Jun 1829, d. 20 Oct 1913
     John Elliot Starks lived in Indiana.11,12

Citations

  1. [S62] Wendy Andrus, email to John Teets, Teets Family Genealogy, 12/19/2004.
  2. [S210] Genealogy.com: Teets Family Genealogy Forum, Re: John E. Starks, "the E stands for Earl".
  3. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Adam O Starks 28, wife Susan 31, son John E 4, daughter Elizabeth A 2.
  4. [S269] Ancestry.com: Message Board, Starks, Veronica (Smith?), Re: Adam Oliver Starks, 12/28/2004, and email to John Teets from Sally Starks, Found in Rootsweb message board, 2/15/2005. States full name of John Elliott Starks.
  5. [S6] Upshur County, West Virginia, Births, 1853-1897, Starks, Emery Lee Jul 19, 1889 s/o John Elliot & Julia A. Zinn 2-66.
  6. [S282] Veronica Smith, email to John Teets, notes from my grandma on family members, 2/19/2005.
  7. [S210] Genealogy.com: Teets Family Genealogy Forum, John E. Starks, posted by Kathy Lewis Leighly, John E. STARKS b:Feb.7, 1857 WV d: June 1932 married
    Julia Ann ZINN b:May 20,1860 WV d: Aug. 1928.
  8. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Philippi, November 25, 1860, HH#1589-1589
    Adam O. Starks, 28, farmer, VA
    Susan, 31, VA
    John E., 4, VA
    Elizabeth A., 2, Va.
  9. [S218] Census: 1880 Barbour, West Virginia, Union, June 19 & 21, 1880, HH#164-164
    Wheeler, Abraham, 68, WV WV WV
    wife Susan E., 58, E VA E VA E VA
    daughter Sophia E., 44, WV WV WV
    son James F., 32, WV WV WV
    son Jno W., 28, WV WV WV
    daughter Starks, Elizabeth, 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Starks, Hanah, 19, WV WV WV
    son Jno Starks, 22, WV WV WV.
  10. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, October 6, 1881
    Starks, John 24 Barbour s/o Adam & Susan
    Zinn, Julia A. 21 Barbour/Upshur d/o Alexander & Mary.
  11. [S152] Les Carpenter, email to John Teets, Starks Pictures, dated 1/10/2005.
  12. [S269] Ancestry.com: Message Board, Starks, Veronica (Smith?), Re: Adam Oliver Starks, 12/28/2004, and email to John Teets from Sally Starks, Found in Rootsweb message board, 2/15/2005.